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DINE | B1ASIAN HOT POT HELPING TO MAKE KOKO IN TAVARES AN INSTANT WINNER SPORTS | C1JAMES HARDEN SEES BOYHOOD DREAM COME TRUE WITH MVP @dailycommercial Facebook.com/daily.commercial YOUR LOCAL SOURCE FOR LAKE & SUMTER COUNTIES Wednesday, June 27, 2018 75 ¢ Opinion ...................... A9 Weather .....................A10 Dine .............................B1 Sports .........................C1 Diversions ...................C7 Comics ........................C8 Volume 142, Issue 178 2018 GateHouse Media Home delivery: 352-787-0600 By Mark ShermanThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ A sharply divided Supreme Court upheld President Donald Trumps ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries Tuesday, the conservative majority taking his side in a major ruling support-ing his presidential power. A dissenting liberal justice said the court was making a historic mistake by refusing to recognize the ban discrimi-nates against Muslims.The 5-4 decision was a big victory for Trump in the courts first substantive ruling on one of his adminis-trations policies. It also was the latest demonstration of a newly invigorated conservative majority and a bitter defeat for the courts liberals.The ruling came on an issue that has been central for Trump, from his campaign outbursts against radical Islamic terrorismŽ through his presidency. He tweeted a quick reaction „ Wow!Ž „ and then celebrated at greater length before TV cameras.Chief Justice John Roberts wrote the majority opinion for the five conservative justices, including Trump nominee Neil Gorsuch, who got his seat only after Republicans blocked President Barack Obamas nominee for the last 10 months of Obamas term.Roberts wrote that the travel ban was well within U.S. presidents considerable authority over immigration High court OKs travel ban By Lisa Mascaro and Alan FramThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ House Speaker Paul Ryan scheduled a long-awaited showdown vote on a broad Republican immi-gration bill for Wednesday, but is showing little confidence that the package will survive.Underscoring the legislations weak prospects in his GOP-run chamber, Ryan, R-Wis., declined to answer questions Tuesday about a separate, narrow measure Republicans are privately Ryan sets House vote on billRyan By Frank Stanfieldfrankstanfield@dailycommercial.comTAVARES „ Sheriff Chris Daniels Memorial Highway is a busy portion of State Road 19, stretching from Lane Park Cutoff to U.S. Highway 441.Its fitting, since Daniels was a busy man before he died in a freak accident at a 2006 charity school bus race fun-draiser on his 47th birthday.Maybe the motorists will see the sign with his name, dedicated in a ceremony today with Sheriff Peyton Grinnell, thanks to a law introduced by state legislators Larry Metz and Dennis Baxley.Its just too bad that most of the drivers never got the chance to know him.Sheriff Daniels was an out-standing, forward-thinking leader who cared for his com-munity and this agency,Ž said Sheriffs Lt. John Herrell. He was a good man to work for.I remember he would always welcome any employee to come to him with any con-cerns or issues they were Honoring a lawmanIF YOU GOWHAT: Dedication of Sheriff Chris Daniels Memorial Highway WHEN: Today, 2 p.m. WHERE: Lake Tech Public Safety Institute, 1565 Lane Park Cutoff Road, Tavares An emotional Lake County Sheriff Chris Daniels addresses the throng of media telling them of the capture of Jason Lee Wheeler after he ambushed three Lake County Deputies killing one and wounding two near his Paisley home in 2004. Former Sheri Chris Daniels memorialized with highway namingMembers of the Lake County Sheriffs Of“ ce carry the American ” ag-draped casket of Lake County Sheriff Chris Daniels in 2006. Daniels was killed in a freak accident during a charity event at a raceway. [GATEHOUSE MEDIA FILE PHOTOS] See DANIELS, A5 See VOTE, A5 See BAN, A5By John KennedyGatehouse MediaTALLAHASSEE „ The states largest teachers union kicked off an election-year campaign Tuesday aimed at getting Florida politicians to sign a pledge vowing to boost the pay of educators to the national average over the next five years.The proposal could cost as Union pushes for higher pay wageFEA mounts electionyear drive to li Florida from 45th nationally See UNION, A5

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A2 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com NATION & WORLDPUBLISHER Steve Skaggs: steve.skaggs@dailycommercial.com ...................352-365-8213 EXECUTIVE EDITOR Tom McNiff: tom.mcniff@dailycommercial.com .........................352-365-8250 DIGITAL EDITOR, LIFESTYLES EDITOR Whitney Lehnecker: whitney.lehnecker@dailycommercial.com 352-365-8258 SPORTS EDITOR Paul Jenkins: paul.jenkins@dailycommercial.com ......................352-365-8204 SPORTS WRITER Frank Jolley: frank.jolley@dailycommet.com ..............................352-365-8268 REPORTER Frank Stan“ eld: frank.stand“ eld@dailycommercial.com............352-374-8257 REPORTER Roxanne Brown: roxanne.brown@dailycommercial.com ............352-365-8266 YOUR LOCAL NEWS SOURCE FOR LAKE AND SUMTER COUNTIESPrint delivery available within the newspaper distribution area only. By submitting your address and/or email, you understand that you may receive promotional offers from Gatehouse Media and its related companies. 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The timing of the publication and delivery of premium editions is variable. There will be no more than 15 premium ed itions published each calendar year. Visit Dailycommercial.com for examples of premium editions. For more info or to cancel your subscription, please call 352-787-0600.The Daily Commercial (ISSN 0896-1042) is published daily for $178.47 per year (plus Florida sales tax) by GateHouse Media at 21 2 East Main Street, Leesburg, Florida. Periodicals postage is paid at the USPO, Leesburg, FL. POSTMASTER: Send all address changes to the Daily Commercial, P.O. Box 490007, Leesburg, FL 34749-0007. All material contained in this edit ion is property of the Daily Commercial and is protected under the copyright laws of the United States of America. Reproduction is forbidden without written consent from the publisher. MISSED YOUR NEWSPAPER?: Call 352-787-0600 in Lake County or 877-702-0600 in Sumter County from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday. 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Prepayments for 3 months or more, mail to: Circulation Dept., the Daily Commercial, P.O. Box 490007, Leesburg, FL 34749-0007. Billed monthly at the rates shown. Monday, June 25Fantasy 5: 8-13-19-22-30 Cash 4 Life: 12-33-37-55-58-4 Tuesday, June 19Pick 5 Afternoon: 9-1-2-0-8 Evening: 0-5-5-1-1 Pick 4 Afternoon: 0-8-8-3 Evening: 2-9-2-1 Pick 3 Afternoon: 5-3-6 Evening: 8-1-7 Pick 2 Afternoon: 4-9 Evening: 2-0LOTTERY IN BRIEFBISMARCK, N.D.US, Canada reach deal on disputed $244M water projectCanada will have a say in the operation of a major Missouri River water project in the north-ern U.S. under a deal negotiated by officials in the two countries to end a 16-year-legal battle.The agreement on the $244 million Northwest Area Water Supply project wont be final until a federal appeals court formally dismisses the case, and the state of Missouri also is still fighting the project in court. But the deal will end the inter-national dispute that has held up completion of the project first authorized by Congress in 1986. KNOXVILLE, TENN.Ex-Pilot Flying J president apologizes for racial slursThe former president of the nations largest diesel fuel retailer has apologized for the language he used in secret recordings.The recordings captured former Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood using racial slurs and profanely criticiz-ing his own board of directors and his boss football team and fans. Hazelwood was convicted earlier this year of conspiracy, wire fraud and witness tampering by a jury who heard the recordings.Hazelwoods new defense team said in a statement Monday that the jury shouldnt have heard the recordings. Theyve requested a new trial. The Associated PressBy Lori Hinnant and Colleen BarryThe Associated PressMILAN „ On both sides of the Atlantic, migrants flood-ing across borders by the hundreds each day have met a hostile reception and gov-ernments unable to agree on how to cope with the arrivals. In Europe, where far-right parties have joined the gov-ernments in Italy and Austria and made gains elsewhere, even the most basic decision of which port would accept a ship filled with migrants has been fraught.On Tuesday, yet another rescue boat loaded with migrants struggled to find safe harbor in the Mediterranean, while in Austria police cadets playing the role of desperate refugees rattled a chain-link fence demanding to be let in as part of a high-profile train-ing exercise to test the mettle of a new border force charged with preventing an influx of migrants.We have had migratory crises in the past, but that is not what we are going through now. What we are living through now is a European political crisis,Ž French President Emmanuel Macron said after a daylong meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican during which they discussed the issue.The European crisis mirrors the one in the United States, where a broad-ranging Republican immigration bill was set for a vote Wednesday, with little certainty that it would survive. With legislation in disarray and a global uproar over the sepa-ration of more than 2,300 migrant children from their parents, the Trump admin-istration abruptly reversed a key element of its zero-toler-ance immigration policy last week, halting the practice of separating immigrant fami-lies caught illegally crossing the border, but leaving more than 2,000 separated children in limbo in govern-ment-contracted shelters.The standoffs in Europe involve multiple govern-ments, all running their own immigration policies but with open borders among them.Twice this month, as calm seas and warm weather spurred greater numbers to set sail, rescue ships filled with migrants have been left in a holding pattern in the Mediterranean. The latest standoff involves the German-operated Lifeline, which has sailed for five days without safe harbor. France, Portugal, Italy and at least one other country agreed to divide up the migrants on board, and said Malta would take in the ship.But the German aid group operating the ship said Malta had sent a message refusing entry into its territorial waters, further confusing an agreement that had taken days to negotiate. Malta also flatly refused to accept an empty rescue ship, the Aquarius, which needed some mechanical work before it could resume its sweeps of the Mediterranean. The ship headed to the French port city of Marseille instead.It was the Aquarius that touched off last weeks showdown, when the ship, operated by French aid groups and carrying 630 migrants, had its journey to land extended by a week after Malta and Italy refused docking rights. Spain ultimately accepted the pas-sengers, and the Aquarius traveled an additional 900 miles to get there.Its five useless days to come here when the Aquar-ius is not on the migrant route to rescue, and thats a shame in terms of saving human lives,Ž Frederic Penard of SOS Mediterranee said in Marseille, where the ship was expected on Friday. Italy, which believes the rescue ships operated by aid groups only encourage more migrants, also refused dock-ing in Sicily.Italys new right-wing interior minister, Matteo Salvini, has contended that the rescue boats essentially provide taxi serviceŽ at sea for the human traffickers.But with calm seas and fair weather, more migrants continued to take their chances crossing from North Africa.Spains Maritime Rescue Service picked up over 400 people from the Mediterra-nean on Monday, bringing the total number of rescued migrants to around 1,800 in just four days. Austrian police stand behind a fence Tuesday as they practice the protection of the border between Slovenia and Austria in Spie lfeld, Austria. [RONALD ZAK/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS] Migrants meet hostile reception

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CLERMONTMan accused of impersonating of“ cer A man who identified him-self as a police officer, then opened a car door with a child sitting inside and demanded a ride, has been charged with impersonating an officer.Police received a call from a man at Clermonts Waterfront Park at 6:30 p.m. Monday. He said a man approached him and his juvenile daughter and began arguing with him. The man put his daughter in the car, but the man opened the door and said he was an offi-cer from Orange County and wanted a ride.A witness verified the account.Nicholas P. Desalvo, 36, of Clermont, told police the girl had fearŽ in her eyes and thought the father was up to no good.Ž He said he planned to have the dad drive them to a police station.He admitted telling the wit-ness and the dad that he was a police officer, but that he was joking.ŽLEESBURGCommission gives initial approval to homes projectCity commissioners gave the nod Monday to the first reading of an ordinance to change zoning from town-houses to single-family homes at Lake Griffin Reserve.The property is north of U.S. Highway 441, west of north Lake Avenue and north of Fernery Lane. It is not far from the intersection of U.S. 441 and Newell Hill Road and close to Lake Griffin.In meeting with the current property owner, it was expressed that a reduced number of single-family units (100) would be a more appropriate use of the land,Ž planning and zoning officials noted in a memo to commissioners.The original zoning on the 19 acres would have allowed 160 townhouses. There is no development on the property at this time.LEESBURGCommission schedules budget talksThe Leesburg City Com-mission will host four budget workshops to discuss the 2018-2019 budget.All the meetings will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the City Com-mission Chambers at City Hall, 501 W. Meadow St. They will be July 10, July 12, July 24 and July 26. The meetings are open to the public. DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 A3 LOCAL & STATETom McNiff, editor 352-365-8250 tom.mcniff@dailycommercial.comNEWS BRIEFS Desalvo See BRIEFS, A4 By Carlos R. MunozGatehouse MediaSARASOTA „ A 33-yearold Seffner man who was killed by lightning on Siesta Beach on Sunday is the 501st person in Florida struck and killed by lightning since 1959, according to records compiled by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.The victim, James W. Barton, who was identified Monday by the Sarasota County Sheriffs Office, is the third lightning death in Florida this year and first in Sarasota since August 2016, when 50-year-old Fontella Span was struck while taking refuge in a gazebo at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park.There were five lightningrelated deaths in Florida in 2017.Barton was standing on an unguarded part of Siesta Beach about a mile from the main beach pavilion Sunday at about 2:15 p.m. when a storm moved in from the southeast.Thunder and lightning could be heard, and lifeguards on the main beach notified patrons about 20 minutes before its arrival using horns, a truck with a public address system, and raising double red flags.Barton was too far away to receive those warnings at his spot in the 6000 block of Midnight Pass Road.Sarasota County Emergency Services Lifeguard Lightning kills man in SarasotaWayne Racine of Maryland took photos of an approaching storm that produced a fatal lightning strike on Siesta Beach on Sunday. [CARLOS R. MUNOZ / GATEHOUSE MEDIA] See SARASOTA, A4Staff ReportTAVARES „Brandon Matulka has been named executive director of Lake Countys Agency for Economic Prosperity, which oversees the Offices of Elevate Lake, Visit Lake and the Fairgrounds and Events Center.Matulka joined Lake County in 2015, most recently serving as the manager of business develop-ment for the agency.In his previous role, he oversaw business relations with some of South Lakes largest employers, including those at the Ford Commerce Park in Groveland, American Marine Sports, QuietFlex and CaptiveAire. He will now expand his focus county-wide, with the goal of helping existing businesses prosper and attracting new compa-nies to the area.One of my initial priorities is to meet with our individual businesses, chambers, cities and regional partners to collect insight regarding how Lake County has worked with them in the past and how we can enhance our relationship in the future,Ž Matulka said. My goal is to provide value by better forming a collective and cohesive strategy that benefits the entire county.ŽAs an ex officio board member of the South Lake Chamber of Commerce, Matulka has worked with the chamber to help build a foundation of support for area businesses and commu-nity members. He is active with the West Orange/ South Lake Transportation and Economic Development Task Force and the Four Corners Area Council.Before joining Lake County, Matulka worked for Loyola University Chi-cago in budget management Lake picks economic o cialBrandon Matulkas credentials include building ties with local businessesMatulka See LAKE, A4 Staff ReportThe Sumter County Commission and the County School Board entered into an agreement Tuesday to offer schools as pet-friendly emer-gency evacuation shelters.Last year, schools were used as shelters for Hurricane Irma evacuees. The School Board also provided its resources in earlier storms, including Matthew, Fay, Jeanne and Frances, but there was never a formal agreement between the Commission and the Board.Recently, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said that it would not reimburse the School Board for its expenses with-out a formal local agreement. This arrangement allows the County Commission to reimburse the School Board directly and in turn request reimbursement from FEMA.The county is legally responsible for shelter oper-ations,Ž said David Casto, Sumter Countys emergency management director. FEMA and the Florida Division of Emergency Management made it clear that an interlocal agreement is required to qual-ify for federal assistance.ŽHe added that the agreement is just a matter of formality, since the School Board always supported the (County Commission), as safety is its priority.ŽSchool administrative employees will manage the shelters, and the Commis-sion will reimburse the School Board for the staffs time and other expenses.Sumter Co., schools ink emergency shelter pactBy Linda FloreaCorrespondentGROVELAND „ Fireworks for the Fourth of July at Lake David Park have been a tradition for as long as anyone can remember „ but this year, with the parks planned updating, holding the celebration there posed problems.The good news is its been decided the show will go on „ just somewhere else „ at Lake Catherine Blueberries, 5849 Lake Catherine Road, north of State Road 50 on State Road 19.Mayor Dina Sweatt said the council was determined not to cancel the Fourth celebration.We were adamant about not letting the Fourth of July go, its a big event,Ž Sweatt said. So when the blueberry farm came into play, we part-nered with them.ŽFire Chief Willie Morgan said that since 1976, when he was hired by the depart-ment, the fireworks have always been at Lake David, although they used to shoot from the south side of the lake. The only year in memory that the event was canceled was during the firestorm of 1998.Family owned since before 1922, Lake Fired up over venueThe Lowe family, from left to right, Jamie, D.J., Ann, Clinton, Ava Grace, and Dustin. The G roveland Fourth of July festival is being hosted by Lake Catherine Blueberries, family owned since 1922 home to “ ve generations of the Lowe family. [LINDA FLOREA / CORRESPONDENT] Groveland pleased to launch reworks at alternative siteA “ reworks show will go on as usual in G roveland this year, just at a new location. [DAILY COMMERCIAL FILE] See VENUE, A4

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A4 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com Funeral Services David William Bishop David William Bishop, 91, of Leesburg, passed away on June 25, 2018. David was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 6, 1927 to the late David and Miriam (Walker) Bishop. He was a Navy veteran and served in WWII. David is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Theresa Bishop; daughters, Linda Taylor (Steve), Mary Werner (Jon), Jean Bishop (Rick Sparks) and son, Steve Bishop; nine grandchildren and “ve great-grandchildren. He is also survived by a brother, Michael Bishop. David was predeceased by his sons, Russell G. Bishop and Douglas D. Bishop and one sister, Mary Ann Wainwright. A celebration of life mass will be held on Thursday, June 28, 2018, at 8:30 am at St. Pauls Catholic Church in Leesburg. Burial will follow at Lone Oak Cemetery and arrangements are under the care of Page Theus Funeral Home. In lieu of ”owers, donations can be made to Cornerstone Hospice of Tavares, FL. Cecil Earl McKinney Cecil Earl McKinney, 82, of Lady Lake, FL passed away on June 23, 2018 at Cornerstone Hospice, The Villages, FL. He was born in Opp, Alabama, March 15, 1936, to Kinard McKinney and Pearl Miller McKinney. In his adult years, he was with the U.S. Army for 21 years, retiring in 1974, and moved to Leesburg. He worked on the Alaskan Pipeline until its completion in 1977. He was a Christian. Cecil enjoyed “shing and working on cars, boats and going to car races. He also was Head of Security at Hawthorne at Leesburg. He is survived by his daughter Pamela (Bill) Barry, Leesburg, FL; sons: Marty (Lorraine) McKinney, Anthony, FL, Michael (Michelle) McKinney, Lady Lake, FL, and Mark (Durenda) McKinney, Fruitland Park, FL. Survivors also include 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; two brothers: Charles (Alice) McKinney, AL, Terry McKinney, Leesburg, FL, and two sistersClovett Baker, AL and Montez (Gary) Bryant, AL. A viewing will be held Friday, June 29th from 6:00p.m. 8:00p.m.at Beyers Funeral Home Chapel, 1123 W. Main Street, Leesburg, FL 34748. The service will be on Saturday, June 30th at 10:00 a.m., also at Beyers. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Leesburg, FL. Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home, Leesburg. Condolences may be offered online at: www.beyersfuneralhome. com. Staff ReportCLERMONT … For the next several weeks, the Clermont Police Depart-ment and Flippers Pizza Restaurant are conducting Hero Deliveries throughout the city.Hero Deliveries is an idea inspired by the Clermont Police Depart-ments Community Oriented Policing and Problem Solving Unit (COPPS). It is the second year of the initiative, which is designed to reinforce the concept that Fami-lies that eat together stay together.Ž Shar-ing time together as a family is proven to be one of the most valuable crime-prevention methods,Ž said Officer David Colon of the COPPS unit. We will visit households every other week for the next few months in an effort to spread crimeprevention tips and a positive outlook on life. With our visit, the fami-lies will be able to see a couple of police officers come to their door, and after a short greeting, hand them a crime-pre-vention flyer, and wish them a good dinner as a family, compliments of Flippers Pizza and the Clermont Police Department.ŽThe implementation for Hero Deliveries stems directly from 21st century policing concepts that were outlined in previous presidential task force recommendations. Some of the recommendations focus on communication and transparency through non-enforcement activities.When cops show up at your door, its usually to assist in emergency situations,Ž said Chief Charles Broadway, who will be one of those delivering pizza. This program builds trust and legitimacy between police officers and the people they serve, only this time they are serv-ing in another way. We hope to continue to help facilitate communication and relationships with our residents by breaking down the traditional bar-riers that so often exist between police officers and the citizens that we serve,Ž Broadway added.Police, Flippers team for hero deliveriesBroadway LEESBURGQualifying upcoming for Commission electionsThree seats on the City Commission will be up for grabs in November. Seat 2, District 2, held by Com-missioner John Christian; Seat 4, at-large, served by Commissioner Bob Bone; and Seat 5, at-large, occupied by Mayor Dan Robuck III.Qualifying opens at City Hall at noon on July 30, and it ends at 4 p.m. Aug. 3.TAVARESParks, Gamble to meet residents at Animal ShelterLake County Commissioner Sean Parks and Lake County School Board Member Sandy Gamble are inviting the public to attend Coffee & Conversations, a com-munity outreach meeting, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturday at the Lake County Animal Shelter at 28123 County Road 561 in Tavares.Parks regularly hosts Coffee & Conversations to give citizens a chance to speak one-on-one with officials about vari-ous topics.Residents will have the opportunity to learn about shelter operations, its recent no-kill success and meet adoptable shelter pets. The shelter is the countywide receiving facility for housing strays, animals in quarantine and unwanted domestic animals.For information, contact Parks at sparks@lakecountyfl.gov. BRIEFSFrom Page A3 and Garmin International in business-to-business sales and account management. He holds a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in business management and marketing from Northwest Missouri State University.Brandon has spent considerable time and energy developing strong working relationships with local governments, members of the business community and many other internal and external stakeholders,Ž said County Manager Jeff Cole. He has earned the respect of our partners and has successfully grown our business development efforts. Brandon has a plethora of ideas on how to further enhance our eco-nomic development and tourism work.ŽThe Agency for Economic Prosperity provides assistance and manages services for both the businesses of Lake County and Lake County visitors. For more information, visit www. businessinlakefl.com or call 352-742-3918. LAKEFrom Page A3Catherine Blueberries will host the event on their property with help from the city. Fireworks will be launched from two locations, creating a dueling show. There will be hourly demon-strations of BMX riders, a sanctioned steak and dessert cook-off with prizes. Traditional activities such as face painting, watermelon eating and pony rides are scheduled along with new activities such as a game arcade, gaga dodgeball and water tag.We did an event last year for the Fourth that was extremely successful,Ž said Jamie Lowe, one of Lake Catherines owners.When the city approached us, the city had concerns about having it at Lake David, and it seemed like a good partnership.ŽThe city is providing $20,500 for the event, along with the fire department to launch the fireworks, police and volunteers. Any fees collected above expenses will be divided among the Faith Neighborhood Center, South Lake Dixie Youth and the Groveland Police Explorers.The Miss Firecracker contest will remain at the Puryear Building, and winners will be announced on the main stage at the farm.Musical entertainment features six bands playing classic rock, bluegrass and Latin music on two stages. The bands are: Gunner Down, the Freightliners, Midnight Rising, the Steven Green Band, Mariachi Voces de Mexico, and Johnny Lee Wyatt & the American Fools.The Lake Catherine venue offers more parking and space for activities, Lowe said. New this year will be full liquor bars.Food vendors include American, barbecue, soul food and Puerto Rican fare.The Groveland Fire Department is in charge of shooting the fireworks. I remember when I got on the department they had already been doing it,Ž Morgan said. We had a handful of mortars, and the city would spend $300, and that gave us 20 or 25 shells.Ž In compar-ison, this year there will be about 450 shells, he added.Former Mayor Connie Fleetwood said she remembers back in the 60s when the Fourth celebrations in Groveland included a watermelon eating con-test and grease the pole.ŽWhile the event is free and open to the public, nonperishable food donations for the Faith Neighborhood Center are requested. Festivities begin at 4:30 p.m., and fireworks at 9:15. The event closes at 11:45 p.m. For more information go to groveland4thofjuly.com. VENUEFrom Page A3Captain Roy Routh said beachgoers in the vicinity of four lifeguard towers on the main beach were asked to clear the water and seek shelter. He said many of them moved, but some remained on the beach during the storm.We are very con-cerned for their safety,Ž Routh said of the patrons, who cannot be forced to leave. They have been warned multiple times.ŽSarasota County lifeguards use lightning detectors and receive real-time weather information.Barton was on the beach when lightning struck him, according to Routh.When we were called by dispatch, the call came over as a light-ning strike,Ž Routh said. We had two lifeguards respond in our beach patrol truck. We were notified that CPR is in process. There were two beach patrons apparently giving the patron CPR. They were joined by two of our Sarasota County fire medics.We continued CPR until (Barton was) trans-ported off the beach.ŽBarton was later pronounced dead at an area hospital, according to the Sheriffs Office.Wayne Racine of Maryland said he left Siesta Beach before the storm arrived on Sunday.I started noticing the flags changing and then the lifeguards were trying to get people off the beach,Ž Racine said. There were a couple people back here and trying to move forward (onto the beach). They werent looking up at the sky and seeing the cloud formations.Ž Once the storm began, Racine was in his car and his family, which had been on the beach for two hours, decided to go back to their condo.Once we got there that condo shook,Ž he said. It really rocked.ŽRouth said it was the first time he has responded to a lightning related death in Sara-sota County. The odds of being hit by lightning are 1 in 1,171,000, according to NOAA, who also reports that 4,141 people have been killed nation-wide by lightning since 1959. Only 10 percent of people who were struck were killed, leaving 90 percent with degrees of disability,Ž the NWS says. Lightning-related fatalities averaged 45 from 1988 to 2007, but declined to 27 over the past 10 years. Of the 16 deaths in 2017, 15 of them were men (since 2008, 224 men and 63 women died from light-ning strikes).Routh recommends that beach patrons heed flag warnings from lifeguards even when the skies appear clear. He says visitors should pack light in case they are asked to leave the beach quickly. I know a lot of people are reluctant to leave because they see a sunny sky,Ž Routh said. They dont realize theres something coming from the east. Its not easy clearing the beach when people think they are OK. Sometimes people dont hear the warning.ŽTents and pavilions are not considered safe shelter during an elec-trical storm and lightning travels easily through salt water. Routh said patrons are the tallest point in a very large, open areaŽ if they remain on the beach. He said Sarasota County will review its beach policies to ensure the best beach safety procedures are being followed. SARASOTAFrom Page A3

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and responsibility for keeping the nation safe. He rejected the challengers claim of anti-Muslim bias that rested in large part on Trumps own tweets and statements over the past three years.But Roberts was careful not to endorse either Trumps statements about immigration in general or Muslims in particular, including his campaign call for a complete and total shutdown of Muslims entering the United States.ŽWe express no view on the soundness of the policy,Ž Roberts wrote.The travel ban has been fully in place since December, when the justices put the brakes on lower court rulings that had ruled the policy out of bounds and blocked part of it from being enforced. It applies even to people with close relatives in the United States and other strong connections to the country.In a dissent she summarized aloud in court, Justice Sonia Sotomayor said, History will not look kindly on the courts mis-guided decision today, nor should it.Ž Justices Stephen Breyer, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagan also dissented.Sotomayor wrote that based on the evidence in the case a reasonable observer would conclude that the Proclamation was motivated by anti-Muslim animus.Ž She said her colleagues in the majority arrived at the opposite result by ignoring the facts, misconstruing our legal precedent and turning a blind eye to the pain and suffering the Proclamation inflicts upon countless families and individuals, many of whom are United States citizens.ŽShe likened the case to the discredited Korematsu V. U.S. decision that upheld the detention of Japanese-Americans during World War II. Roberts responded in his opinion that Korematsu has nothing to do with this caseŽ and was gravely wrong the day it was decided.ŽThe travel ban was among the courts biggest cases this term and the latest in a string of 5-4 decisions in which the conservative side of the court, bolstered by the addition of Gorsuch last year, prevailed. He was chosen by Trump after Republicans in the Senate refused to grant a hearing to federal appeals Judge Merrick Garland who was nominated by Obama in March 2016.Soon after the ruling, the campaign of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, who orchestrated the strategy to keep the high court seat away from Obama, tweeted a photo of McConnell and Gorsuch.The Trump policy applies to travelers from five countries with overwhelmingly Muslim populations „ Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen. It also affects two non-Muslim countries, blocking travelers from North Korea and some Venezuelan government officials and their families. A sixth majority Muslim country, Chad, was removed from the list in April after improving its identity-management and information sharing practices,Ž Trump said in a proclamation.The administration had pointed to the Chad decision to show that the restrictions were premised only on national security concerns.The challengers, though, argued that the court could not just ignore all that had happened, beginning with Trumps campaign tweets to prevent the entry of Muslims into the United States. DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 A5having, but he wanted for them to bring with them a proposed solution. That wasnt because he needed help solving problems; he simply wanted to culti-vate that sense of buy-in and ownership throughout the agency.ŽNo doubt, it was that openness and empathy that led to his rapid rise in the ranks. As a lieuten-ant, he was always open, accessible and honest as the public information officer. It was a trait that served him well as sheriff. It was an exhausted, pained Chris Daniels who said, Its been a tough day,Ž when Deputy Wayne Koester was killed and two others were wounded in a 2005 ambush.He quoted John 15:13 at Koesters funeral. Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friend.ŽHe liked to praise his staff. Corrections training officer Clifford Matthews was headed home after spending the night in the department sheriffs helicopter look-ing for an escaped state prison convict when he saw the man raping a convenience store clerk. He chased him into a nearby garage and held him until help arrived.Cliffs conduct was exemplary of what youd expect of from a law enforcement offi-cer,Ž Daniels said. This shows that there is no such thing as off duty.ŽWhen Sheriff George Knupp was forced to step down as sheriff 2004, Maj. Chris Daniels was ready to step up.He was very excited to begin the process of getting the Sheriffs Office accredited, and we were awarded our first-ever accreditation in 2007, not long after his untimely death,Ž Herrell said.It was a process he began, and we remain accredited to this day (the department undergoes inspections of policies and practices every three years in order to maintain accredita-tion). In a way, each time we get re-accredited, its a bit of a tribute to him.Ž DANIELSFrom Page A1much as $600 million, the Florida Education Associ-ation acknowledged.Florida is a wealthy state ... we can afford to make funding for educa-tion and educator salaries a priority,Ž FEA President Joanne McCall said.Although salaries are decided by county school boards and vary widely, Floridas average annual teacher salary is $12,000 less than the national average of $59,660. The FEA said that ranks Florida 45th in the nation in pay for teachers and school staff.In a conference call announcing the pledge drive, McCall was joined by several teachers who talked about juggling second jobs to make ends meet.Despite the challenges being a teacher in Florida, I love my job and I love my students,Ž said Brian Ker-ekes, an Osceola County teacher who works part-time at Disney World.Republican Gov. Rick Scott and the GOP-led Legislature approved a state budget five years ago that allowed for at least a $2,500 teacher raise. But that came shortly after Scott and lawmakers forced teachers and other public employees to con-tribute 3 percent of their pay to the states retire-ment system.According to the National Education Association, teacher pay in Florida has declined by 12 percent over the past decade because of inflation. The FEA, a steady sup-porter of Democratic candidates, has a combative relationship with Scott and many Republican leaders. Four of the Democratic candidates for governor already have signed onto the union pledge, along with a handful of the partys candidates for the Legis-lature and other offices.The FEA has its own election battle on its hands, with McCall challenged for the top post by Vice President Fedrick Ingram. The contest, to be settled in October, could distract one of the Florida Democratic Partys staunchest allies heading into a big election season.The 140,000-member FEA is the largest labor organization in the Southeast. UNIONFrom Page A1 discussing. It would focus on the issue that has grabbed public attention in recent days: the Trump administrations separation of migrant children from their parents when families are caught crossing the border without authorization.If that doesnt succeed, then well cross that bridge,Ž Ryan told report-ers about his preference to focus on trying to pass the broader bill. But the last thing I want to do is undercut a vote on what is a great consensus bill.ŽMany conservatives are preparing to vote against the wider ranging bill because it would provide a chance for citizenship for many immigrants who arrived illegally in the U.S. as children. They have blasted that provision as amnesty,Ž and the emerg-ing, narrower bill would give them a chance to show they are addressing family separation without risk-ing the wrath of hard-right voters.The broader measure would also stop the Homeland Security Department from separating migrant families and provide $25 billion for President Donald Trumps border wall and other secu-rity measures. Democrats are expected to solidly oppose that bill, which is a compromise between GOP moderates and conservatives.Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., weighed in from across the Capitol, criticizing Trump for lacking a process for bringing families back together. Trump signed an executive order last week reversing his own adminis-tration policy of separating families, but many children remain apart from their parents. This administration needs to present a plan ASAP of how to unify the kids and how to deal with border. They have no plan,Ž Schumer said. BANFrom Page A1 VOTEFrom Page A1

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A6 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.comBy Mark Sherman and Jessica GreskoThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ The Supreme Court on Tues-day effectively put an end to a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion.The 5-4 ruling also casts doubts on similar laws in Hawaii and Illinois.The California law took effect in 2016. It requires centers that are licensed by the state to tell clients about the availability of contraception, abortion and prenatal care, at little or no cost. Centers that are unlicensed were required to post a sign that said so. The court struck down that portion of the law.The centers said they were singled out and forced to deliver a message with which they disagreed. California said the law was needed to let poor women know all their options.Justice Clarence Thomas, in his majority opinion, said the centers are likely to succeedŽ in their constitutional chal-lenge to the portion of the law involving licensed centers. That means that while the law is currently on the books, its challengers can go back to court to get an order halting its enforcement. An attorney for the challengers said Tuesday that they expect to be able to do that quickly. California had not been enforcing the law, however.California cannot co-opt the licensed facili-ties to deliver its message for it,Ž Thomas wrote for himself, Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Anthony Kennedy, Samuel Alito and Neil Gorsuch. He called the requirement for unlicensed centers unjustified and unduly burdensome.ŽJustice Stephen Breyer said among the reasons the law should be upheld is that the high court has previously upheld state laws requiring doctors to tell women seeking abor-tions about adoption services. After all, the law must be evenhanded,Ž Breyer said in a dissenting opin-ion joined by his liberal colleagues, Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan.Attorney General Jeff Sessions and antiabortion groups were among those cheering the decision. The Trump administration had argued that Californias law violates the rights of licensed cen-ters but had no objection to the requirement for the unlicensed centers. Speakers should not be forced by their government to promote a message with which they disagree, and prolife pregnancy centers in California should not be forced to advertise abor-tion and undermine the very reason they exist,Ž Sessions said in a state-ment Tuesday.California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, a Democrat, called the decision unfortunateŽ but said our work to ensure that Californians receive accurate information about their healthcare options will continue.ŽThe abortion-rights group NARAL Pro-Choice California was a prime sponsor of the California law. NARAL contends that the centers mislead women about their options and try to pressure them to forgo abortion. Estimates of the number of crisis pregnancy centers in the U.S. run from 2,500 to more than 4,000, compared with fewer than 1,500 abortion providers, womens rights groups said in a Supreme Court filing.NARAL president Ilyse Hogue said in a statement after Tuesdays decision that the Supreme Court had turned its back on women and condoned the deceptive tactics used by fake womens health centers.ŽCalifornias law was challenged by the National Institute of Family and Life Advocates, an organization with ties to 1,500 pregnancy centers nationwide and 140 in California. The group was represented at the Supreme Court by Alliance Defend-ing Freedom, a Christian law firm. NIFLA president Thomas Glessner applauded the courts decision Tuesday. He called the decision monumentalŽ and said it was a great day for pro-life pregnancy centersŽ and for free speech.Other cities and states have also passed laws related to crisis preg-nancy centers. In 2014, a federal appeals court in New York struck down parts of a New York City ordinance, though it upheld the requirement for unlicensed centers to say that they lack a license.Other states have laws that regulate doctors speech in the abortion context. In Louisiana, Texas and Wisconsin, doctors must display a sonogram and describe the fetus to most pregnant women considering an abortion, according to the Guttmacher Institute, which supports abortion rights. Similar laws have been blocked in Kentucky, North Carolina and Oklahoma.High court rules against Calif. lawVisitors depart the Supreme Court early Monday. The justices are expected to hand down decisions this week as the courts term comes to a close. [J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE/AP PHOTO]

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 A7By Suzanne HirtGatehouse MediaDAYTONA BEACH „ A 31-year-old man became the first accused drug dealer to be charged in the death of a client in Volusia County when he was indicted in a Deltona mothers fatal overdose.A grand jury on Monday indicted Steven Montilla of Sanford on a charge of first-degree murder in the death of 34-year-old Jacqueline Griggs.The message were trying to send here is if youre going to be out there selling this stuff, selling this poison, were coming to get you,Ž Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood said during a press conference Monday.Griggs was found unre-sponsive in her home on Oct. 21 by her mother, Deborah Couture. Griggs was seated on a toilet fully clothed with a needle in her arm, a sheriffs report states.Griggs overdosed on heroin mixed with fentanyl, Chitwood said. Montilla already is in cus-tody on related charges. He was sentenced May 31 to three years and three months in Florida state prison for drug trafficking and using a communication device to commit a felony.He previously has served prison time for trafficking cocaine and sale, manufacturing or delivery of marijuana.The Sheriffs Office has responded to 31 overdose deaths so far this year, Chit-wood said. That number accounts only for deaths in Deltona, DeBary and areas of the county outside city limits.Unfortunately, Jacqueline has a story that I think has become all too familiar in our society,Ž said Chitwood, noting that Griggs was an international baccalaureate student in high school and had aspirations of becoming an attorney before addiction altered her path.Deputies found several needles, lighters, a spoon, a used pipe and clear plastic baggies containing white powder residue in close proximity to Griggs body, according to the report.Deputies tried to revive Griggs with Narcan nasal spray but she showed no signs of life, the report states.Griggs was the single mother of a 3-year-old girl. The girls father, Dominic Tronolone, to whom Griggs was engaged, died in August 2014. He, too, died of an opioid overdose, Chitwood said.As part of the Sheriffs Offices commitment to treat every overdose death as a homicide,Ž Chitwood said detectives began to text message with our scumbag, murdering drug dealer.ŽPosing as Griggs, investigators texted Montilla stating the h was good. . u got some more I can get later?Ž according to the sheriffs report. Deputies arranged a drug transaction at a Publix on Courtland Boulevard.Montilla arrived at the rendezvous point with a trafficking amount of heroinŽ „ at least 4 grams but less than 14 „ and was arrested.In every case we can, were going to go after these scumbags who are slinging poison on our streets,Ž Chit-wood said. Were going to put them behind bars where they belong, where they cant end the life of another person addicted to their deadly product.ŽCapt. Brian Henderson, commander of investiga-tions at the Sheriffs Office, said the trafficking charge allowed deputies to get Montilla off the street while they compiled a murder case.With Montilla in prison, we know he cant sell any more drugs that lead to more overdose deaths,Ž Hender-son said.The charge against Mon-tilla follows a Flagler County case earlier this year in which a man was charged in an overdose case.In February, Joseph Colon, of Palm Coast, was charged with first-degree murder in the November overdose of 23-year-old Savannah DeAngelis, also of Palm Coast.Colon, who has a history of drug charges dating to 2010, sold DeAngelis hero-ine laced with fentanyl, investigators said.First alleged dealer charged with overdose deathVolusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood shows a picture of drug overdose death victim Jacqueline Griggs during a press conference Monday. Alleged drug dealer Steven Montilla has been indicted on “ rst degree murder charges in connection with her death. [NIGEL COOK / GATEHOUSE MEDIA] Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood announces the indictment of “ rst-degree murder for an alleged drug deal in the overdose death of a client. [IMAGE FROM FACEBOOK VIDEO] Montilla

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A8 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.comBy Darlene SupervilleThe Associated PressWASHINGTON „ A battle that began 22 years ago ended at the White House on Tuesday when President Donald Trump awarded the Medal of Honor to a deceased Army intelligence officer from Kentucky for gallantry exhibited on the battlefield during World War II.Trump bestowed the nations highest military honor upon 1st Lt. Garlin M. Conner, who the pres-ident said now takes his rightful place in the eter-nal chronicle of American valor.ŽConners widow, Pauline, accepted the framed medal on her husbands behalf.The lieutenant was honored for volunteering, despite being wounded, in January 1945 to go to the front line near the town of Houssen, France, during the Battle of the Bulge to observe German enemy forces and direct artillery fire against them. He carried out the mission while lying prone in a shallow ditch.Hours later, as swarms of German forces rushed forward, Conner ordered friendly fire onto his own position, courageously choosing to face death in order to save his battalion and achieve victory for freedom,Ž Trump said. The artillery fire Conner directed is credited with killing 50 German soldiers and wounding 100 more, ultimately repelling the assault.Conner was discharged from the Army in June 1945, and his family battled for the past 22 years with the Armys awards branch and eventually in the courts for the outcome that finally came Tuesday. Except Conner didnt live long enough to see it.He died in November 1998. O cer gets Medal of Honor posthumouslyPresident Donald Trump speaks before he awards the Medal of Honor to 1st Lt. Garlin Conner as his widow Pauline Connor accepts the posthumous recognition, during a ceremony Tuesday in the East Room of the White House in Washington. [SUSAN WALSH/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 A9 Welcome to the age of the space force. Last week, President Donald Trump directed the Pentagon to create a space force,Ž a sixth branch of the United States Armed Forces. Sure, its possible to create another branch of the military. We can waste billions upon billions of taxpayer dollars to create another group of officers, new commands and additional bureaucracy. But it might be better if we first look at the resources we already have. To be clear, our current branches of the military already have a presence in (and a close eye on) space. Proof of how seriously our military takes the space beyond our atmosphere is all around us, including in our own backyard in Tampa, Jacksonville and the Panhandle, all of which are home to major military installations. The Air Force Space Command already exists. Its headquartered at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado. Its mission is clear: Execute combined global capabilities to defend the homeland and enable space combat operations.Ž And its not just a couple of folks in an office. The Space Wing bills itself as the U.S. Air Forces most geographically dispersed wing,Ž with operations in 22 locations across the world. Those sites include Clear Air Force Station, Alaska; Copenhagen, Denmark; Adelaide, Australia; and Eglin Air Force Base near Pensacola. Thats right, Eglin, right here in Florida. Its home of the 20th Space Control Squadron. And if you thought the Space Wings mission was concise, youll think the 20th Space Control Squadrons mission statement is out of this world. The mission of the 20th Space Control Squadron is to execute multiplatform, tactical space warfighting domain characterization, recognition, and responsiveness to achieve 21st Space Wing and United States Strategic Command intent. 20th SPCS uses a global network of near-earth and deep-space weapons systems to conduct space object identification and provide targetable intelligence in support of space situational awareness and space domain control.Ž Eglins place in this space force is remarkable. The AN/FPS-85 phased array radar at Site C-6 is the only phased array radar dedicated to tracking more than 16,000 near-earth and deep-space objects,Ž according to the Air Force fact sheet. The sheet also says the radar can track an object the size of a basketball at a distance of 22,000 nautical miles. Pardon us for stating the obvious, but that is amazing. The Air Force took ownership of the site in September 1968 and space operations with the radar began in 1969. That means Eglin has been tracking space for nearly 50 years. Not only that, but there are three Ground-Based Electro-Optical Deep Space Surveillance System sites that report directly to Eglin, again here in our home state. These three sites are located in Socorro, N.M.; Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory; and Maui, Hawaii. America doesnt need a new space force. Its not to say the military shouldnt have one eye beyond our skies, but our government should find a way to bolster and improve the projects and commands already dedicated to this mission before looking to create a whole new branch of the military just yet.OUR OPINIONSpace force is not needed ANOTHER OPINION We remember when Aleppo became a household word. The carnage inflicted on Syrian civilians in that city by their autocratic leader, Bashar Assad „ with help from Russian forces „ ingrained in the worlds collective consciousness the depths a despot will reach to cling to power. Thousands died. Much of the city was razed. Soon, Hodeida, too, may become a household word. Hodeida is the primary port of the broken Middle Eastern nation of Yemen, a country ripped apart by three years of civil war. United Arab Emiratesbacked forces loyal to Yemens exiled government, together with Saudi air power, have launched an offensive to retake Hodeida, now held by Houthi rebels. The Houthis control much of the Arabian Peninsula nation and are wellentrenched in Hodeida. The fighting could drag on for months. The peril isnt confined to the 600,000some Yemenis who live in Hodeida; the metropolis is a lifeline for Yemenis throughout the country. More than three-fourths of Yemens food arrives via the Red Sea port. The United Nations estimates that fighting in Hodeida could inflict mass starvation on as many as 8 million of the countrys 28 million Yemenis. An estimated 50,000 Yemeni children already have died of starvation. More than a million Yemenis are infected with cholera. Yemen is already the worlds worst humanitarian disaster, and the looming battle for Hodeida could make that disaster far worse. Western media havent yet paid extensive attention, so dont feel neglectful if much of this is news to you. But the magnitude of the suffering and a larger geopolitical struggle could raise the profile of the Yemenis and their plight. The war in Yemen has become a proxy conflict pitting Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, both longtime U.S. allies, against Iran, which Riyadh accuses of actively helping the Houthi rebels. The Saudis say Iran has been supplying the missiles Houthi forces are using to strike targets on Saudi territory. Saudi and Emirati fighter jets, meanwhile, have been behind a relentless bombing campaign against Houthi rebels that has killed thousands of Yemeni civilians. The United States is not a bystander in this crisis. Washington provides intelligence, munitions and aerial refueling for Saudi and United Arab Emirates fighter jets. Since taking office, President Donald Trump has sought even closer ties with Riyadh. So it comes as no surprise that the Trump administration has said little about the peril Yemens people face. But the U.S. cant afford to stay silent as the suffering intensifies. If it does, it risks accusations of complicity in the horror unfolding in Yemen. The U.S. already has blood on its hand in the Yemen crisis,Ž The Washington Post quoted U.S. Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Calif., as saying earlier this month. We should not make them even bloodier.Ž The Trump administration has enough sway with the Saudi and Emirati regimes to make the case for a halt to the offensive on Hodeida. If pushy diplomacy doesnt work, the U.S. has another card to play „ shutting down military support that Riyadh and Abu Dhabi need to fight the Houthis. The alternative, allowing this mass starvation to intensify, cannot be an option. From Tribune News ServiceANOTHER OPINIONHow the US should help end a mass starvation in Middle EastHogs „ as in Harley-Davidson motorcycles „ are fleeing the United States, while Wisconsin dairy cows are crossing their legs in anticipation of distress. This is what President Donald Trump's trade war mentality looks like: lots of short-term pain for Midwestern industries. On Monday, Milwaukeebased Harley said it would shift production of motorcycles for the European market from U.S. to overseas plants to escape the pain of retaliatory tariffs. The European Union raised tariffs on Harleys from 6 percent to 31 percent in response to Trump administration tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum. That would increase the cost of every bike sold in Europe by an average of $2.200. Wisconsin dairy farmers and cheesemakers, too, are feeling pinched by retaliatory tariffs, these imposed by Mexico as a ripple effect of a steel and aluminum fight. The dairy industry also is vulnerable to attempts by European countries to steal its customers as Trump wages trade battles. The Europeans want to cut deals with dairy-importing nations decreeing that only salty goat's milk cheese exported from Greece can be marketed as "feta," or only hard cheese from Parma, Italy, could be marketed as "parmesan." Where would that leave the dairy farmers of Wisconsin? With weaker branding, weaker exports and uncomfortable cows. "I could see us getting to the point where we're dumping our milk in the fields," Jeff Schwager, president of Sartori, a Wisconsin cheese producer, told The New York Times. We'll find out if Trump's tough talk on tariffs is worth the cost in the long run; maybe some nations will cut their customary duties on goods imported from the U.S. Our view is that free and undisrupted trade, not protectionism, is the path to greater prosperity for Americans. The global economy is here to stay, creating an enormous, growing market for U.S. goods. On the flip side, American consumers and businesses benefit from gaining access to the best and least-expensive exports from abroad. It's a classic win-win. But Trump's skeptical. His first impulse is to kill trade agreements, which is what he did with the Trans-Pacific Partnership, an agreement with 11 other countries that Trump abandoned. He's also threatened to leave NAFTA if that agreement isn't renegotiated to his liking. The fight over steel and aluminum is causing the biggest ruckus because it has incited China to threaten retaliation at potential great cost to Midwest manufacturers and farmers. Trump says he trying to fix unfair trade deals that destroy American jobs, but his attempts to bully foreign countries have invited retribution. China's targets include soybeans, which are grown in Illinois and shipped down the Mississippi for export to Asia. Trump ran for the presidency claiming he could save existing jobs at U.S. factories. But it was always more a sales pitch than a strategy, exemplified by the fact that he ignored details of the fast-moving, interdependent nature of the global economy. Trump worries a lot about trade deficits with other specific countries, yet such narrowly calibrated statistics don't reflect the overall scope of trade and investment flows. For example, the president has called out foreign automakers for scorn, without acknowledging that companies like BMW and Toyota produce many of their vehicles in the U.S., while Ford and GM have assembly lines in Mexico. One more point, about an industry we know well: The Trump administration, as we've written, has slapped costly tariffs on Canadian newsprint in order to protect one U.S. paper producer. That decision is costing U.S. newspaper publishers millions of dollars. It's another example of the president's literal-minded take on a dynamic issue. Trade deals should be fair, of course. And, yes, disagreements are inevitable. We hope all these conflicts can be sorted out. But there should be no turning from globalization. The benefits are too great, and the U.S., as the richest, most flexible economy in the world, is in a position to win. Why does the president seem afraid to compete? From Tribune News ServiceANOTHER OPINIONTrumps trade tirade hits Harley and the Midwest OPINIONSteve Skaggs | Publisher Tom McNiff | Executive Editor Whitney Lehnecker | Digital Editor, Lifestyles Editor Tom McNiff, editor 352-365-8250 tom.mcniff@dailycommercial.com John Crisp

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 B1 DINETom McNiff, editor 352-365-8250 tom.mcniff@dailycommercial.com FRESH FOODUSE YOUR GARDENS BOUNTY Let the bounty of your yard inspire a summer party with these tips from Fiskars.com. € What tastes better than homemade pizza? When its topped with fresh ingredients grown in your own pizza garden! Sliced tomatoes, basil leaves, chopped peppers and thinsliced eggplant all make delicious pizza toppings. € Herb-infused cocktails like juleps and mojitos are not only delicious, the avors and fragrances of their delicate leaves shine through when theyre freshly snipped from your garden. CHOCOLATESWEET PAIRINGSElevate your next dinner party by o ering chocolate and drink pairings. White chocolate. Consider serving with a stout beer that will complement the sweetness or a zinfandel that wont overpower the delicate avors. Milk chocolate. A light crisp beer or a refreshing chardonnay bring out the buttery undertones of milk chocolate. Dark chocolate. A bold, rich beer, heavy ale or a sweeter bourbon with a smoky nish pairs nicely with dark chocolate. TIP OF THE WEEKTRY A BREAKFAST COOKOUTTo add a unique air to your cookouts, castello cheese.com recommends shi ing the timeline to the morning instead of the evening. Invite friends and family over for a morning cookout where you make everyone breakfast before spending the day enjoying another activity. Brandpoint If you know me, then you know that I love summer. My family loved it too, and we were the most active outdoors in the summer. I can recall our trips to the beach. We did more fishing than anything, and we loved it. I always reminisce on how we would collect oysters, set crab traps and barbecue chickenon the intercostal waterways on both coasts. Many times the trips were impromptu. My father would wake up and see that it was going to be a great day, and before you knew it we were on the coast. That left little time to plan and pack a picnic lunch, but, no worries, we had that aspect down.My mother knew exactly what seasonings she needed to create the perfect barbecue, along witha bottle of Kings Taste barbecue sauce, a bag of leg quarters and a loaf of bread, and we were off. Of course she had ROAMING GOURMETBarbecue chicken marinade rekindles memories Ze CarterMy dad really loved the grill. One time I planned a surprise birthday party for my dad, and my family insisted on him barbecuing, so I made up a story that I needed him to help me cater a party for a friend. Of course he was eager to help,Ž wrote columnist Ze Carter. After the guests arrived and started wishing him a happy birthday, he realized the party was for him. Now that truly was a surprise.Ž [GATEHOUSE MEDIA FILE] See CARTER, B3Scott Deleo, left, checks his hot pot as Roger Rice Jr. and son Samuel Rice get ready to eat at KoKo Bar and Grill in downtown Tavares. [PHOTOS BY LINDA FLOREA/CORRESPONDENT] By Linda FloreaCorrespondentTAVARES „ Koko Bar and Grill has only been open since April, but it has already found devotees with Asian hot pot cooking. The menu offers Asian and Mexican choices, a full bar, entertainment and sweeping views of Lake Dora. Scott and Sherie Dunlap said theyve become regular diners since it opened and often bring groups of friends. They credit the food, environment and entertainment for bringing them back. And, not just a place to enjoy dinner, they usually come when theres entertainment and they can dance. The Asian hot pot is a favorite when they visit. I never had it before and Im hooked,Ž Scott Dunlap said. Its healthy, light and very tasty.Ž The Asian hot pot is one of the featured trends in McCormicks Flavor Forecast 2018. The hot pot with a seasoned chicken broth is brought to the table and put on a burner. Youre delivered a platter of vegetables and your choice of meat and seafood. Once the pot is boiling, add the food (theres a divided pot for those that have specific requirements, such as allergies or vegans). While the food cooks, theres time to relax and socialize. When youre ready fill your plate or when the pot gets low, add more so the food is always hot. Because of the size of the platters, the hot pot is for two or more diners. For the main dish, choose your meat or seafood or skip the meat and go vegetarian. General manager Crystal Stewart said the most popular dishes are the sweet and sour chicken and the hot pot. The restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating for 150, she said. In the winter, a wall of glass slides back to create an open-air restaurant. Evening entertainment includes a Mariachi group on Wednesdays and bands on Thursdays and Fridays. Executive Chef Bruce Fuller said everything is made fresh. The restaurant also offers catering. Koko, 201 W. Ruby St. in the Key West Resort on Lake Dora, is open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.Cuckoo for KokoHot pot helps make Tavares restaurant a big hitA platter of vegetables, steak and shrimp is ready for the Asian hot pot at KoKo Bar and Grill in Tavares. Koko Bar and Grill in Tavares offers fried bananas with fried vanilla ice cream topped with whip cream and a cherry.

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B2 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.comVegetarian means a different thing today than it did when I was growing up. Today when we speak of vegetarians, we think of a special group of people that follows a precise diet plan. When I was young, we enjoyed vegetables as a simple way of life. There was seldom a day when Mother didnt cook vegetables. My mouth waters when I think of her wonderful fresh green beans cooked with some small red potatoes. I also liked fried okra (Tommy Bishop and I always wanted okra that rattlesŽ) and tomatoes (yes, I know tomatoes are really fruit, but to me they are much better served as a vegetable), and dont forget a thick slice of Vidalia onion to complete the meal. Now take a look at a young persons plate. How many veggies do you see? Not many. You probably see potatoes (more than likely french fries). They need to learn to appreciate the better foods on the table „ vegetables of all kinds. Vegetarian Chili€ 1 tablespoon oil € cup chopped green bell pepper € cup chopped onion € 1 can (14.5 oz.) Mexican stewed tomatoes € 1 zucchini diced, do not peel € 1 yellow squash, diced € 1 tablespoon chili powder € 1 teaspoon sugar € teaspoon salt or to taste € 1 can vegetable broth (about 2 cups) € 1 (16 oz.) can black beans, drained and rinsed € 1 (11 oz.) can whole kernel corn € 1 (16 oz.) pinto beans, drained and rinsed € 2 tablespoons margarine € teaspoon Tabasco (or to taste) € Shredded Mexican cheese (to sprinkle over top) € Tortilla chips Heat oil in large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add bell pepper and onions. Cook until tender, but not browned. Add tomatoes and cook about 3 minutes. Add zucchini, yellow squash, chili powder, sugar and salt. Cook about 1 minute. Add remaining ingredients and simmer uncovered about 15 minutes. If chili gets too thick, add more water or broth. Serve as suggested.IN THE KITCHENYou dont need meat to have a complete mealBy Ari LeVauxMore Content NowGarlic with pea shoots is a combination worth exploring. Its hardly a secret, especially in Asia where pea greens are widely consumed. In many regions, peas are sown throughout the summer specifically for their greens, every week or so like American farmers plant lettuce. A simple, heaping pile of pea greens in brown sauce is one of my favorite Chinese foods. The culinary deconstructionists in the Cooks Illustrated test kitchen, meanwhile, have broken down the savory nature of pea greens into grassy,Ž slightly bitterŽ and tastes like peas but not sweet.Ž They conclude this flavor is maximized in a pan with nothing more than garlic, salt and fat, and I have seen no evidence to the contrary. Unless your local store has an extra-special produce section, youll only find pea shoots at the farmers market, or in your backyard. Before you harvest from your own pea patch, consider the trade-off between a mouthful of greenery today and a handful of peas tomorrow. The peas you already have in the ground, climbing their way up the trellis and probably showing some pale yellow flowers, perhaps dangling some little peas that your kids are waiting patiently to eat? Youd better let those gangly climbers live. But if they need to be thinned, eat the ones you pull. And you can always trim the shoots for a quick snack. The last 6 inches of a 3-foot plant are heavenly, and a little trim here and there wont stop progress. Pruned plants will continue growing undaunted, sometimes with more vigor in response to the insult. Elsewhere in the garden, the appearance of garlic flowers, aka scapes, marks the New Year according to the garlic calendar. After months of eating soft, sprouting garlic cloves, we can eat new garlic. The plant is alive and juicy and the flavor is sharp and spicy. Scapes are the first taste of the seasons new garlic crop. Scapes, like pea greens, are curly. Each garlic flower wants to go around twice before uncurling and standing up, eventually opening into a purple flower that looks like a celestial explosion. China Train Pea Greens€ 1 bunch pea greens, chopped or left whole € 1 handful garlic scapes, chopped into inch-long sections € 1-2 tablespoons butter € 1-2 tablespoons olive oil € Black pepper, salt, garlic powder, to taste € Bacon (optional, sort of); I keep my bacon frozen and cut it lengthwise off of one end, like slicing a sausage but through the ends of several pieces of frozen bacon at once. Most heavy knives have no problem because the fat prevents bacon from freezing rock-hard. It doesnt take a lot of these little bacon bits, sometimes called lardons, to make a difference in a meal. Use a slice of bacons worth of lardons for this dish. For the Train Sauce: € 4 tablespoons soy sauce € 4 tablespoons oyster sauce € 2 teaspoons “ sh sauce € 2 teaspoons sesame oil € 3 tablespoons lime juice Make the sauce by stirring together the ingredients. Cook the lardons (if using) patiently, until they are crispy, then remove from pan. Add the oil, butter and scapes, turn the pan to medium, and wait for the glorious fragrance of fresh garlic to “ ll the room. Add the pea sprouts; spread them around so they are evenly distributed, and wait until they ” atten down, about 30 seconds. While still bright green, turn the pan to high and add the sauce. Bring to a boil and let the sauce boil 30 seconds, then stir it around and turn it off. Serve with the carbohydrate of your choice, or unadulterated in all of its savory, tangy, green garlicky glory.More to try And finally, a recipe created by my 5-yearold son, Remy: Pea Green Chips1. With a heavy pan on lowest setting, melt 2 tablespoons salted butter. Lay pea shoots in the pan next to each other, taking up the whole pan without crowding them together too much; keep it all one layer. (Remy uses the leaves exclusively, carefully removing them and discarding the stems.) 2. Keep the heat on the lowest setting. Listen to the pea greens sputter peacefully as their moisture cooks out. Let them cook a half-hour or more until crispy. Remy calls it good here, but predictably, I add some form of garlic: scapes, bulbs, even minced leaves if you have them. Let the the garlic cook, and gently mix it with the delicately crunchy pea greens. Serve on a plate, next to a piece of toast. You might need to look for pea shoots at the farmers market. [ARI LEVAUX]Early season pea shoots provide a avorful intro to summer Prudence Hilburn Garlic & GreensThe culinary deconstructionists in the Cooks Illustrated test kitchen, meanwhile, have broken down the savory nature of pea greens into grassy,Ž slightly bitterŽ and tastes like peas but not sweet.Ž They conclude this avor is maximized in a pan with nothing more than garlic, salt and fat, and I have seen no evidence to the contrary.

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 B3ZEs CHICKEN MARINADEMarinade will season whole chicken or eight pieces. Ingredients: € 1 teaspoon salt € teaspoon black pepper € teaspoon cumin € teaspoon paprika € teaspoon of cayenne pepper (optional, but I recommend it) € 4 tablespoons yellow onion, freshly chopped € 2 cloves garlic, roughly chopped € cup vegetable or olive oil € 2 tablespoons soy sauce € 1 cup of your favorite traditional beer Directions: In a bowl large enough to hold all of your chicken, mix all of the spices. Add oil and soy sauce to spices, then while slowly stirring, carefully add beer a little at a time to keep beer from foaming up. Once combined, add chicken and toss to coat. Cover chicken with plastic wrap or transfer to plastic food storage bag, place bowl or bag on a plate lined with a paper towel, and place in the bottom of the fridge. Let chicken marinate for 4 to 12 hours. When ready to Grill or bake, remove chicken from marinade and discard leftover marinade. If you would like to baste chicken with marinade, make a second batch or reserve some marinade for basting prior to adding chicken to the mix. Never use marinade that chicken has been sitting in.Its summ ertime „ time for vacations, picnics and sweltering heat. The time of year when nothing tastes as good or feels as refreshing as a nice, tall glass of iced tea. Its one of those easy things, too, which is probably one of the reasons it has become such a popular summer drink. If youre eating out, it doesnt matter whether youre going the fastfood route or indulging in something really fancy iced tea seems to be always available, normally with a choice between sweet and unsweet. You may also be offered a choice of raspberry tea. But strangely enough, the waitress rarely asks whether you would like lemon with your tea „ if you want lemon with your tea, its up to you to ask for it. On the other hand, if a customer asks for water, lemon is usually offered. Of course, if youre going on a picnic or having a meal at home, the possibilities expand. You can pick up a bottle or a jug of tea from the supermarket, in which case sweet, unsweet and raspberry tea are just the beginning. Theres also green tea, tea with lemon and honey-sweetened tea, to name a few. But if youre brewing your iced tea at home, the sky is the limit. Mint tea, for example, is a great treat for a hot summer day. You can make it very simply by popping a sprig of mint, with the leaves slightly bruised to release the flavor, into a glass of black or green iced tea. Or, if you dont have a patch of spearmint or peppermint in the garden, you can always resort to teabags from the supermarket. I keep three types of mint teabags on hand. For those times when Id just as soon avoid caffeine, theres the herbal tea, Bigelows Mint Medley, which is simply a blend of spearmint and peppermint. If Im feeling bedraggled by the heat and want a bit of a caffeine lift, I go for Plantation Mint (also from Bigelow), which combines mint and black tea. And for those few friends who believe passionately in the superiority of green tea over black, theres a box of green tea with mint. Having trouble waking up after a nap? My own choice would be between Irish Breakfast Tea, English Breakfast Tea, Constant Comment and Bigelows English Teatime. The first three, incidentally, are readily found in a decaffeinated version; so far, I have seen English Teatime only in the high-octane variety. Constant Comment, with orange peel and spices, is one of the older flavored teas, and its great hot or cold, when youre feeling particularly self-indulgent. Bigelows Toasted Coconut, a black tea flavored with toasted coconut and almond, is also very nice hot or cold. Fanatic tea fanciers would probably consider it a heathenish practice, but when I make iced tea using either Constant Comment or the Toasted Coconut, I like them with milk. And after all, if iced coffee is served with milk, why not iced tea? Lavender is slowly becoming a fairly popular flavor. Ive had it in salad dressing made for a sweet fruit salad, and in baked goods. More recently Ive noticed it being used in herbal teas. A good one for iced tea is the Lemon Lavender Lane, from Celestial Seasonings, which has recently appeared upon the market. Although both Twining and Bigelow market their teabags in individual foil packets for freshness, Celestial Seasoning considers it a sounder ecological practice to dispense with the individual wrappings as well as tags and strings. So as soon as I open a box of Celestial Seasoning teabags, I store them in a container with a tightfitting lid to keep them fresh, flavorful and fragrant. When using teabags for iced tea, I extend the brewing time by a couple of minutes. The hot tea can then be allowed to cool to room temperature. Or pour the hot tea back and forth between two large measuring cups or other containers to help it cool before pouring it over ice cubes. Mary Ryder is a food columnist for the Daily Commercial. Email her at practicalpotwatcher@cfl.rr.com.PRACTICAL POT WATCHERFlavors abound when iced tea is home-brewed Mary RyderIts summertime „ time for vacations, picnics and sweltering heat. The season when nothing tastes as good or feels as refreshin g as a nice, tall glass of iced tea. [GATEHOUSE MEDIA FILE] other snacks, but these were the necessities. Sure, there were times when our trips were pre-planned, and my parents would marinade our chicken the night before. Of course, that was the best chicken ever. My dad had skills on the grill, and whenever word got out that he was grilling, we always had a crowd. I often think back to what made that chicken so special. I remember one thing that I saw my father do when there were flare-ups on the grill: douse the meat and flames with beer. When I was younger, the beer can always had that blue bull on it. If you are a beer drinker, you probably knowwhat that was. Later in life, that beer would ultimately be the leading nonalcoholic beer. My dad really loved the grill. One time I planned a surprise birthday party for my dad, and my family insisted on him barbecuing, so I made up a story that I needed him to help me cater a party for a friend. Of course he was eager to help. After the guests arrived and started wishing him a happy birthday, he realized the party was for him. Now that truly was a surprise. I dont use the grill as much as I would like these days. However, I still like the flavor of the marinade, and although Dad isnt around to grill the chicken for me, this marinade still invokes happy and tasty memories. You can bake the chicken in the oven or place on the grill. Ze Carter is a food columnist for the Daily Commercial. Email her at zecarter12@gmail.com. CARTERFrom Page B1

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B4 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.comBy Becky KrystalThe Washington PostI have devoted an entire cabinet in my kitchen to baking pans. And then some. Its a little embarrassing. Square pans in multiple sizes. Round pans in multiple sizes. The new loaf pans. The old, maybe-I-can-stilluse-them loaf pans. I could go on. I have surely gone overboard, but my hoarding notwithstanding, having a few different baking pans and dishes is smart and its a worthwhile investment. Plus, these pans are versatile, so you can do much more with them than baking. Here are my essentials and a few ideas about what you can do with them. € Rectangular baking dish. The most common size is 9 by 13 inches. You can choose from glass, metal or even ceramic, and what you choose really depends on what you think youll be making most. Glass is better for all-purpose cooking/roasting, although you can get away with baking if you keep a close eye on your baked goods and/or turn down the temperature (glass is a better insulator than metal, so cakes can brown and cook through faster). Cooking savory dishes such as lasagna, mac and cheese, strata and casseroles in Pyrex (or ceramic) is better, because you can slice and serve straight from the dish without worrying about scratching the surface. Youll also get nice browned bits when you roast chicken with vegetables. If youre more interested in baking at that size „ mega brownies, for instance „ stick with metal. € Square cake pan. Typically 8or 9-inch squares, although I think the larger size is more versatile. Again, look for metal pans with rightangled corners. This is the classic brownie pan, meaning its also good for other desserts (cakes or bars). I also use it to bake one of my favorite coffee cakes. Square pans are a nice vessel for baked eggs, or a small casserole or batch of mac and cheese. € A loaf pan. The standard sizes are 9 by 5 inches or the slightly smaller 8 by 4 inches, and theyre pretty much interchangeable as long as you tweak the cook time if youre swapping one in for the other. I generally prefer metal over glass for the same reasons mentioned above. € Round cake pan. Also available in 8or 9-inch sizes. Pick whichever size you prefer (go for metal, though) and adapt recipes accordingly. If you think youll ever be making a layer cake, consider buying at least two in one size. Or a savory cheesecake. € Pie plate. Standard size is 9 to 9 1/ 2 inches. You can buy cute ceramic ones, but I prefer good ol Pyrex „ its cheap, bakes evenly and lets you see exactly what color your pie is. Yes, definitely make pies in your pie dish! Or pieadjacent dishes, including quiche. Ive also used mine to make shortbread. When you need something shallow for dipping (bagels in toppings) or breading (chicken cutlets, above), a pie plate is very handy. Its great for a gratin, too. Even baked oatmeal is an option.5 essential pans to use for baking, moreBy Ellie KriegerThe Washington PostIt seems our food culture today allows little room for middle ground, leaving the impression that you have to choose between Team Meat and Team Meatless. But that all-or-nothing notion is more about zeitgeist than it is about science. While you can certainly eat healthfully and get all the nutrients you need without red meat, you can include it if you are smart about it. One strategy is to go with smaller portions than, say, the eight-ounce burgers or 12-ounce steaks you might ordinarily cook up and fill that extra space on your plate with vegetables and/or whole grains. The accompanying recipe is a supremely tasty example of how satisfying that tactic can be. In it, wholegrain bulgur wheat, cumin, garlic and herbs are mixed with lean ground lamb to form flavor-packed, MiddleEastern-style meat patties that are chargrilled and served with a lemony three-herb sauce. Besides adding a wonderful texture and earthy, nutty taste to the rich lamb, the bulgur provides whole-grain nutrition and volume, so the relatively modest amount of meat has a satisfying presence on the plate. Served drizzled with the sauce, and perhaps alongside a heap of simply grilled vegetables or a large salad, these lamb patties are a compelling way to enjoy meat in healthful balance.Bulgur + lamb = good stu on the grillGrilled Lamb and Bulgur Patties With Herb Sauce. [GORAN KOSANOVIC FOR THE WASHINGTON POST] 4 servings (makes 8 patties) Ingredients € 1/3 cup bulgur wheat (medium-coarse grind) € 2 medium cloves garlic € 1 large shallot (2 ounces) € 1 cups lightly packed fresh parsley leaves, plus more for garnish € cup lightly packed fresh cilantro leaves € cup lightly packed fresh basil leaves € 12 ounces lean ground lamb € 1 teaspoon ground cumin € teaspoon crushed red pepper ” akes € teaspoon salt € teaspoon freshly ground black pepper € 1 tablespoons fresh lemon juice € 1 teaspoon “ nely grated lemon zest € 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil € 1 to 2 tablespoons water Steps Cook the bulgur according to the directions on the package and allow to cool slightly. Prepare the grill for direct heat. Pulse the garlic in a mini food processor. Add the shallots; pulse until they are chopped as well. Add the parsley, cilantro and basil; pulse 10 to 15 times, until they are chopped yet still have some texture. Transfer half the herb mixture to a mixing bowl (leaving the other half in the food processor). Add the ground lamb, cooked bulgur, cumin, crushed red pepper ” akes, and teaspoon each salt and pepper to the mixing bowl. Use your clean hands to blend well and then form eight oblong patties of equal size. Add the lemon juice and zest and the remaining teaspoon each salt and pepper to the herb mixture in the food processor; pulse to incorporate, then, with the motor running, drizzle in the oil and as much of the water as you need, depending on how thick you want the sauce. Transfer to a serving bowl. Place the patties on the grill; close the lid and cook for about 3 minutes per side (for medium), until grill marks have formed.Grilled lamb and bulgur patties with herb sauce While you can certainly eat healthfully and get all the nutrients you need without red meat, you can include it if you are smart about it.

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 C1 SPORTS RECREATION | C1GREEN VALLEY IS A CHANCE TO ELEVATE YOUR GAME Paul Jenkins, Sports editor 352-365-8204 paul.jenkins@dailycommercial.comBy Stephen WhynoThe Associated PressWillie ORee didnt know he had broken the NHLs color barrier when he made his debut in 1958. Martin Brodeur couldnt see the three Stanley Cup titles and jaw-dropping career ahead when he played his first game in goal for the New Jersey Devils in 1992 and, a year later, Gary Bettman didnt know he would end up growing the league by leaps and bounds over the next 25 years as its commissioner.All three will go into the Hockey Hall of Fame together as the headliners of a trail-blazing class of 2018 that also includes diminutive forward Martin St. Louis, four-time gold-medal-winning Canadian womens national team star Jayna Hefford and Rus-sian Alexander Yakushev.ORee was the first black player in the NHL, Bettman has overseen the leagues expansion into a multibillion-dollar industry and Brodeur piled up the most wins and shutouts of any goaltender in NHL history. This is an exciting class to be around because everyone has tried to take their game to the next level,Ž Bettman said Tuesday. I really wasnt focused on whether this was happening now; I was really focused on whether Willie ORee was going to be selected Three top Hockey Hall of Fame classBy Frank Jolleyfrank.jolley@dailycommercial.comThe Leesburg Lightning team-record winning streak came to an end Monday with a 5-1 loss to Seminole County.Or did it?Even though Leesburgs 13-game winning streak was snapped, the team still has a chance to extend that mark by one game. That potential vic-tory „ from a suspended game to be completed on July 12 „ would give the Lightning the Florida Collegiate Summer League record of 14 consecu-tive wins, breaking a mark they currently share with the 2009 DeLand Suns.Then again, a loss in that game would shear a win off the streak and leave Leesburg with a 12-game mark. Confused? Dont be. Its actually quite simple.The guidelines governing the Lightnings consecutive games winning streak is spelled out by rule 9.23 in the Major League Baseball rule-book ƒ with which the FCSL complies. That section, titled Guidelines for Cumulative Performance Records,Ž governs how hitting streaks, consecutive-game playing streaks and suspended games are handled.According to subsection 9.23(d), which states, all performances in the comple-tion of a suspended game shall be considered as occurring on the original date of the game.Ž In laymans terms, when a suspended game is subse-quently completed, the game „ and all the statistics that go with it „ are treated as if the game were played to comple-tion when it was originally scheduled.Lightning win streak in limboA suspended game gives Leesburg chance to set league recordLeesburgs Walker McCleney takes a swing earlier this season. A suspended game on Saturday means the Lightning can still set the leagues win-streak record. [PAUL RYAN / CORRESPONDENT] The Associated PressLionel Messi and Argentina finally got things going at the World Cup.Messi scored an exquisite 14th-minute goal to give the two-time champions the lead in a must-win game against Nigeria on Tuesday, but it wasnt until Marcos Rojos 86th-minute strike that Argentina was assured of a place in the round of 16 with a 2-1 victory in St. Petersburg, Russia.Victor Moses scored from the penalty spot in the 51st minute for Nigeria, putting Argentina in danger of being eliminated without winning a match in Russia.It took an unlikely goal by Rojo „ a center back „ to save Argentina with a cush-ioned volley into the corner.The win gave the Argentines second place in Group D and allowed the soccermad nation to forget about the 3-0 loss to Croatia last week that sparked days of soul-searching within the squad and back home.Argentina will play France in the last 16 in Kazan on Sat-urday, keeping alive Messis WORLD CUP ROUNDUPLate goal lifts Argentina into next round See ROUNDUP, C3 See LIMBO, C3 See HOCKEY, C3By Tania GanguliTribune News ServiceSANTA MONICA, Calif. „ James Harden sat on a folding chair inside the worn gym at the middle school he attended in Los Angeles. It was the night before the NBA crowned him with its high-est individual award. He was dressed in black pants and a black T-shirt whose gold let-tering spelled out a message he once wrote in a letter to his mother.He told her he was going to be a star one day. Thats not something he told people often, though, because adults tend to laugh at kids with such big plans.I had a dream,Ž Harden said. Thats all I can tell you. I had a dream.ŽOn Monday night, Harden joined an elite fraternity. He won the NBAs most valuable player award, beating out New Orleans Anthony Davis and Clevelands LeBron James.Philadelphia's Ben Simmons, a former Montverde From sixth to rstNBA player James Harden, of the Houston Rockets, accepts the most valuable player award as his mother, Monja Willis, looks on a t the NBA Awards on Monday in Santa Monica, Calif. [PHOTO BY CHRIS PIZZELLO/INVISION/AP] Hardens MVP award is a young boys dream come trueHouston Rockets guard James Harden (13) scores against the Golden State Warriors during Game 7 of the NBA Western Conference Finals on May 28 in Houston. [AP PHOTO / DAVID J. PHILLIP] See MVP, C3

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C2 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com SCOREBOARD HOW TO REACH USPaul Jenkins, Sports Editor Email: paul.jenkins@dailycommercial.com Phone: 352-365-8204SPORTS RESULTSSchools or coaches can report game results by calling 352-365-8204. Submissions also can be emailed to sports@dailycommercial.com. Results submitted after 9:30 p.m. may not appear in the next days edition of the Daily Commercial.SPORTS ON TV SPORTS BRIEFS BASEBALL FCSL STANDINGSTEAM W L .PCT GB Leesburg 13 2 .867 „ DeLand 10 8 .556 4.5 Sanford 7 10 .412 7 Winter Garden 7 10 .412 7 Winter Park 7 10 .412 7 Seminole 6 10 .375 7.5 Saturdays games Leesburg 14, Winter Park 2 DeLand 13, Winter Garden 12 Sanford 8, Seminole 2 Mondays games Seminole 5, Leesburg 1 DeLand 6, Winter Park 5 Winter Garden 12, Sanford 8 Tuesdays games Leesburg at Seminole (2), late Winter Garden 2, Sanford 0, 2nd game late DeLand at Winter Park, late Todays games DeLand at Leesburg, 7 p.m. Winter Park at Sanford, 7 p.m. Winter Garden at Seminole, 7 p.m. Thursdays games Winter Garden at Leesburg, 7 p.m. Winter Park at Seminole, 7 p.m. Sanford at DeLand, 7 p.m. Fridays games Leesburg at Winter Garden, 6 p.m. Seminole at Winter Park, 7 p.m. DeLand at Sanford, 7 p.m. SOCCER MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCERAll times Eastern EASTERN CONFERENCE W L T PTS GF GA Atlanta United FC 10 3 4 34 34 20 New York City FC 9 3 4 31 32 21 New York Red Bulls 9 4 2 29 33 16 Columbus 7 5 6 27 22 18 New England 6 4 6 24 27 23 Philadelphia 6 7 3 21 20 21 Chicago 5 7 5 20 24 29 Orlando City 6 9 1 19 24 33 Montreal 6 11 0 18 20 31 Toronto FC 4 8 3 15 24 29 D.C. United 2 6 4 10 19 24 WESTERN CONFERENCE W L T PTS GF GASporting Kansas City 9 2 5 32 31 16 FC Dallas 8 2 5 29 24 17 Los Angeles FC 8 4 3 27 31 24 Real Salt Lake 7 7 2 23 20 30 Vancouver 6 6 5 23 26 34 Portland 6 3 4 22 20 18 Houston 6 6 3 21 31 24 Los Angeles Galaxy 6 7 2 20 22 23 Minnesota United 5 9 1 16 19 29 Seattle 3 8 3 12 11 18 Colorado 3 9 3 12 19 28 San Jose 2 9 5 11 25 32 3 points for victory, 1 point for tieJune 23Philadelphia 4, Vancouver 0 New York 3, FC Dallas 0 Montreal 2, Orlando City 0 Sporting Kansas City 3, Houston 2 Colorado 3, Minnesota United 2 Chicago 1, Seattle 1, tie San Jose 1, Real Salt Lake 1, tie Los Angeles FC 2, Columbus 0June 24Portland 1, Atlanta United FC 1, tie New York City FC 2, Toronto FC 1Fridays GameFC Dallas at Minnesota United, 8 p.m.Saturdays GamesPortland at Seattle, 4:30 p.m. Orlando City at Atlanta United FC, 7 p.m. Sporting Kansas City at Montreal, 7 p.m. D.C. United at New England, 7:30 p.m. Real Salt Lake at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. New York City FC at Chicago, 8 p.m. Philadelphia at Los Angeles FC, 8 p.m. LA Galaxy at San Jose, 10 p.m.Sundays GamesNew York at Toronto FC, 4:30 p.m. Colorado at Vancouver, 7 p.m.NATIONAL WOMENS SOCCER LEAGUEAll times Eastern W L T PTS GF GA North Carolina 11 0 3 36 29 12 Orlando 6 3 4 22 20 15 Seattle 5 3 4 19 14 12 Chicago 4 3 7 19 19 17 Portland 5 4 4 18 19 18 Utah 3 4 5 14 9 11 Houston 3 5 5 14 14 20 Washington 2 8 4 10 10 18 Sky Blue FC 0 9 2 2 8 19 3 points for victory, 1 point for tie.June 22Portland 3, Houston 1June 23North Carolina 4, Seattle 1 Orlando 1, Washington 0 Chicago 2, Utah 0Todays GamesOrlando at Houston, 7:30 p.m. Utah at Seattle, 10 p.m. Portland at Sky Blue, 10:30 p.m.Saturdays GamesNorth Carolina at Orlando, 3:30 p.m. Sky Blue at Utah, 10 p.m. Portland at Seattle, 10 p.m.Sundays GameWashington at Chicago, 6 p.m.Wednesday, July 4Chicago at North Carolina, 7 p.m.Friday, July 6Utah at Portland, 11 p.m.2018 U.S. MENS TEAM RESULTS/SCHEDULEAll times Eastern (Record: Won 2, Lost 0, Tied 3)Sunday, Jan. 28 United States 0, BosniaHerzogovina 0 Tuesday, March 27 „ United States 1, Paraguay 0 Monday, May 28 „ United States 3, Bolivia 0 Saturday, June 2 „ Ireland 1, United States 1 Saturday, June 9 „ United States 1, France 1 Friday, Sept. 7 „ vs. Brazil at East Rutherford, N.J. (tentative) Tuesday, Sept. 11 „ vs. Mexico at Nashville, Tenn., 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 „ vs. England at London (tentative) Tuesday, Nov. 20 „ vs. Italy (tentative)FIFA WORLD CUPAll times Eastern 3 points for win, 1 for tie x-advanced to second roundFIRST ROUNDGROUP A W T L GF GA Pts x-Uruguay 3 0 0 5 0 9 x-Russia 2 1 0 8 4 6 Saudi Arabia 1 0 2 2 7 3 Egypt 0 0 3 2 6 0 June 14 At Moscow (Luzhniki) Russia 5, Saudi Arabia 0 June 15 At Ekaterinburg, Russia Uruguay 1, Egypt 0 June 19 At St. Petersburg, Russia Russia 3, Egypt 1 June 20 At Rostov-on-Don, Russia Uruguay 1, Saudi Arabia 0 Monday At Samara, Russia Uruguay 3, Russia 0 At Volgograd, Russia Saudi Arabia 2, Egypt 1 GROUP B W T L GF GA Pts x-Spain 1 2 0 6 5 5 x-Portugal 1 2 0 5 4 5 Iran 1 1 1 2 2 4 Morocco 0 1 2 2 4 1 June 15 At St. Petersburg, Russia Iran 1, Morocco 0 At Sochi, Russia Portugal 3, Spain 3, tie June 20 At Moscow (Luzhniki) Portugal 1, Morocco 0 At Kazan, Russia Spain 1, Iran 0 Monday At Kaliningrad, Russia Spain 2, Morocco 2 At Saransk, Russia Iran 1, Portugal 1 GROUP C W T L GF GA Pts x-France 2 1 0 3 1 7 x-Denmark 1 2 0 2 1 5 Peru 1 0 2 2 2 3 Australia 0 1 2 2 5 1 June 16 At Kazan, Russia France 2, Australia 1 At Saransk, Russia Denmark 1, Peru 0 June 21 At Samara, Russia Denmark 1, Australia 1, tie At Ekaterinburg, Russia France 1, Peru 0 Tuesday At Moscow (Luzhniki) Denmark 0, France 0, tie At Sochi, Russia Peru 2, Australia 0 GROUP D W T L GF GA Pts x-Croatia 3 0 0 7 1 9 x-Argentina 1 1 1 3 5 4 Nigeria 1 0 2 3 4 3 Iceland 0 1 2 2 5 1 June 16 At Moscow (Spartak) Argentina 1, Iceland 1, tie At Kaliningrad, Russia Croatia 2, Nigeria 0 June 21 At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia Croatia 3, Argentina 0June 22 At Volgograd, RussiaNigeria 2, Iceland 0 Tuesday At Rostov-on-Don, Russia Croatia 2, Iceland 1 At St. Petersburg, Russia Argentina 2, Nigeria 1 GROUP E W T L GF GA Pts Brazil 1 1 0 3 1 4 Switzerland 1 1 0 3 2 4 Serbia 1 0 1 2 2 3 Costa Rica 0 0 2 0 3 0 June 17 At Samara, Russia Serbia 1, Costa Rica 0 At Rostov-on-Don, Russia Brazil 1, Switzerland 1, tie June 22 At St. Petersburg, Russia Brazil 2, Costa Rica 0 At Kaliningrad, Russia Switzerland 2, Serbia 1 Today At Moscow (Spartak) Serbia vs. Brazil, 2 p.m. At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia Switzerland vs. Costa Rica, 2 p.m. GROUP F W T L GF GA Pts Mexico 2 0 0 3 1 6 Germany 1 0 1 2 2 3 Sweden 1 0 1 2 2 3 Republic of (South) Korea 0 0 2 1 3 0 June 17 At Moscow (Luzhniki) Mexico 1, Germany 0 June 18 At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia Sweden 1, Republic of (South) Korea 0 June 23 At Rostov-on-Don, Russia Mexico 2, Republic of (South) Korea 1 At Sochi, Russia Germany 2, Sweden 1 Wednesday At Ekaterinburg, Russia Mexico vs. Sweden, 10 a.m. At Kazan, Russia Korea Republic vs. Germany, 10 a.m. GROUP G W T L GF GA Pts x-Belgium 2 0 0 8 2 6 x-England 2 0 0 8 2 6 Tunisia 0 0 2 3 7 0 Panama 0 0 2 1 9 0 June 18 At Sochi, Russia Belgium 3, Panama 0 At Volgograd, Russia England 2, Tunisia 1 June 23 At Moscow (Spartak) Belgium 5, Tunisia 2June 24At Nizhny Novgorod, Russia England 6, Panama 1 Thursday At Kaliningrad, Russia England vs. Belgium, 2 p.m. At Saransk, Russia Panama vs. Tunisia, 2 p.m. GROUP H W T L GF GA Pts Japan 1 1 0 4 3 4 Senegal 1 1 0 4 3 4 Colombia 1 0 1 4 2 3 Poland 0 0 2 1 5 0 June 19 At Saransk, Russia Japan 2, Colombia 1 At Moscow (Spartak) Senegal 2, Poland 1 June 24 At Ekaterinburg, Russia Japan 2, Senegal 2 At Kazan, Russia Colombia 3, Poland 0 Thursday At Samara, Russia Senegal vs. Colombia, 10 a.m. At Volgograd, Russia Japan vs. Poland, 10 a.m.SECOND ROUND Saturday At Kazan, RussiaFrance vs. Argentina, 10 a.m.At Sochi, RussiaUruguay vs. Portugal, 2 p.m.Sunday, July 1 At MoscowSpain vs. Russia, 10 a.m.At Nizhny Novgorod, RussiaCroatia vs. Denmark, 2 p.m.Monday, July 2 At Samara, RussiaFirst-place “ nisher in Group E vs. second place in Group F, 10 a.m.At Rostov-on-Don, Russia1st G vs. 2nd H, 2 p.m.Tuesday, July 3 At St. Petersburg, Russia1F vs. 2E, 10 a.m.At Moscow1H vs. 2G, 2 p.m.QUARTERFINALSFriday, July 6 and Saturday, July 7 ODDS PREGAME.COM LINEMAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Today National LeagueFAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG LINE at Los Angeles -140 Chicago +130 at Atlanta -140 Cincinnati +130 at New York -105 Pittsburgh -105 Arizona -152 at Miami +142 at San Francisco -154 Colorado +144American LeagueMinnesota -137 at Chicago +127 at Houston -230 Toronto +210 Seattle -118 at Baltimore +108 at Boston -142 Los Angeles +132 Oakland -135 at Detroit +125Interleague at Milwaukee -180 Kansas City +165 N.Y. Yankees -128 at Phila. +118 at Texas -130 San Diego +120 at St. Louis -109 Cleveland -101Updated Odds Available at Pregame.com TRANSACTIONS BASEBALLAmerican LeagueBALTIMORE ORI OLES „ Sent RHP Chris Tillman to Delmarva (SAL) for a rehab assignment. Recalled LHP Donnie Hart from Norfolk (IL). Placed RHP Dylan Bundy on the 10-day DL. BOSTON RED SOX „ Placed RHP Steven Wright on the 10-day DL, retroactive to June 23. Recalled RHP Justin Haley from Pawtucket (IL). CHICAGO WHITE SOX „ Assigned OF Trayce Thompson outright to Charlotte (IL). Signed RHP Isaiah Carranza to a minor league contract. HOUSTON ASTROS „ Reinstated RHP Dean Deetz from the restricted list and optioned him to Fresno (PCL). MINNESOTA TWINS „ Recalled OF Jake Cave from Rochester. Signed LHP J.T. Perez to a minor league contract. NEW YORK YANKEES „ Signed 2B Matt McGarry, RHP Keegan Curtis, 3B Mitchell Robinson and Cs Jack Thoreson and Alex Guerrero to minor league contracts. TAMPA BAY RAYS „ Placed LHP Jonny Venters on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Austin Pruitt from Durham (IL). TEXAS RANGERS „ Recalled INF-OF Ryan Rua from Round Rock (PCL). Placed 1B Ronald Guzmn on the 7-day concussion list. Sent LHP Martin Perez to Hickory (SAL) for a rehab assignment.National LeagueARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS „ Placed RHP Clay Buchholz on the 10-day DL. Reinstated RHP Shelby Miller from the 60-day DL. ATLANTA BRAVES „ Optioned RHP Evan Phillips to Gwinnett (IL). Reinstated RHP Mike Foltynewicz from the 10-day DL. CHICAGO CUBS „ Assigned RHP Shae Simmons outright to Iowa (PCL). Sent RHP Yu Darvish to South Bend (MWL) for a rehab assignment. COLORADO ROCKIES „ Sent RHP Carlos Estevez to Albuquerque (PCL) and LHP Mike Dunn and RHP Scott Oberg to Lancaster (Cal) for rehab assignments. MIAMI MARLINS „ Placed LHP Caleb Smith on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Ben Meyer from New Orleans (PCL). Signed SS Osiris Johnson, OF Tristan Pompey, Cs Will Ban“ eld and Cameron Barstad and RHPs Sam Bordner and Justin Evans to minor league contracts. MILWAUKEE BREWERS Placed CF Lorenzo Cain on the 10-day DL. Recalled OF Keon Broxton from Colorado Springs (PCL). NEW YORK METS „ Announced general manager Sandy Alderson is taking a leave of absence for health reasons. Optioned INF Luis Guillorme to Las Vegas (PCL). Recalled RHP Gerson Bautista from Las Vegas. SAN DIEGO PADRES „ Signed LHP Trent Shelton to a minor league contract.American AssociationCHICAGO DOGS „ Released OF Jon Nunnally Jr. Signed INF Michael Baca. FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS „ Signed INF Chris Jacobs. WINNIPEG GOLDEYES „ Announced RHP Charle Rosario signed with Campeche (Mexican).Can-Am LeagueQUEBEC CAPITALES „ Released INF Steven Figueroa and OF Juan Carlos Avila. ROCKLAND BOULDERS „ Released INF Brandon Martinez.HOCKEYNational Hockey LeagueMINNESOTA WILD „ Named Tom Kurvers assistant general manager. PITTSBURGH PENGUINS „ Re-signed F Bryan Rust to a four-year contract through 2021-22. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING „ Re-signed F J.T. Miller to a “ ve-year contract through 2022-23.American Hockey LeagueGRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS „ Re-signed RW Matthew Ford to a two-year contract.ECHLREADING ROYALS „ Signed F Jack Riley. WORCESTER RAILERS „ Traded F Nick Saracino to Wheeling for F Nick Sorkin.OLYMPIC SPORTSUSA SWIMMING „ Named Jon Urbanchek national team technical adviser.SOCCERFIFA „ Fined German football federation of“ cials Georg Behlau and Ulrich Voigt $5,040 each for p rovoking Swedens bench while celebrating victory in a June 23 World Cup game.Major League SoccerATLANTA UUNITED „ Signed M Eric Remedi to a multiyear contract. SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES „ Signed D Nick Lima to a multiyear contract.National Womens Soccer LeagueWASHINGTON SPIRIT „ Traded a 2018 international roster spot and future considerations to Portland for a 2019 natural “ rst round draft pick.TENNISATP WORLD TOUR „ Fined Nick Kyrgios $17,500 for inappropriate behavior during the Queens Club tournament last week.COLLEGESSOUTHEASTERN CONFERENCE „ Named David Batson assistant commissioner for compliance. BELMONT „ Promoted director of mens basketball operations Tyler Holloway to assistant coach. LA SALLE „ Announced the resignation of mens and womens water polo coach Paul Macht. ST. BONAVENTURE „ Promoted assistant mens basketball coach Steve Curran to associate head coach. SOUTH FLORIDA „ Named Michael Kelly athletic director. GOLF UPCOMING TOURNAMENTSAll times EasternPGA TOUR QUICKEN LOANS NATIONALSite: Potomac, Md. Course: TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm. Yardage: 7,107. Par: 70. Purse: $7.1 million. Winners share: $1,278,000. Television: Thursday-Friday, 3-7 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 1-2:45 p.m. (Golf Channel); 3-6 p.m. (CBS Sports). Defending champion: Kyle Stanley. Last week: Bubba Watson won the T ravelers Championship. FedEx Cup leader: Dustin Johnson. Notes: The tournament, which began in 2007, is in its last year. It is being replaced next year by a new tournament Quicken Loans will sponsor in Detroit that will not involve the Tiger Woods Foundation. ... Because of injury, Woods will have played his event seven times in 12 years. He won in 2009 and 2012, both times when it was held at Congressional. ... The top four players to “ nish in the top 12 who are not already exempt will earn a spot in the British Open. ... Woods remains the biggest draw in golf. However, the tournament features only three of the top 25 in the world ranking. That includes Rickie Fowler (No. 8), who has a personal endorsement with Quicken Loans. ... The course was among the “ rst in the TPC network (TPC Avenel), though the old Kemper Open struggled to attract a good “ eld. It was overhauled and given a new name. ... Mark OMeara won the Senior Players Championship at the new design in 2009. ... Woods has never played the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm in competition. ... The strength of “ eld is projected to tie for the weakest this year on the PGA Tour (except for the tournaments held opposite the World Golf Championships). Next week: The Greenbrier Classic. Online: www.pgatour.com LPGA TOUR KPMG WOMENS PGA CHAMPIONSHIPSite: Kildeer, Ill. Course: Kemper Lakes GC. Yardage: 6,741. Par: 72. Purse: $3.65 million. Winners share: $547,500. Television: Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (NBC Sports). Defending champion: Danielle Kang. Last week: Nasa Hataoka won the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. Race to CME Globe leader: Ariya Jutanugarn. Notes: The second-oldest LPGA Tour major dates to 1955 when it began as the LPGA Championship. The PGA of America joined with the LPGA Tour in running the event in 2015 and changed the name. ... Kemper Lakes is where the late Payne Stewart won his “ rst major in the 1989 PGA Championship. ... This is the third straight year that the Womens PGA Championship has been held on a course that previously hosted a PGA Championship. The last two years it was held at Olympia Fields (where Walter Hagen won in 1925, Jerry Barber in 1961) and Sahalee (Vijay Singh in 1998). ... Hataokas six-shot victory in Arkansas was the largest margin on the LPGA Tour this season. ... Barring any withd rawals, the Womens PGA features the top 100 players on the LPGA money list for the third straight year in the 156-player “ eld. ... Ariya Jutanugarn, who won the U.S. Womens Open in a playoff, will try to become the “ rst woman to win consecutive majors since Lydia Ko won the Evian Championship at the end of 2015 and the ANA Inspiration at the start of 2016. ... The last player to win consecutive majors in the same year was Inbee Park in 2015 (Womens PGA, Womens British Open). Next week: Thornberry Creek LPGA Classic. Online: www.lpga.com and www.pga.com PGA TOUR CHAMPIONS U.S. SENIOR OPENSite: Colorado Springs, Colo. Course: The Broadmoor GC. Yardage: 7,264. Par: 70. Purse: $4 million. Winners share: $720,000. Television: Thursday, 4-9 p.m. (FS1); Friday, 3:30-8:30 p.m. (FS1); Saturday-Sunday 4-9 p.m. (FS1). Defending champion: Kenny Perry. Last week: Scott McCarron won the American Family Insurance Championship. Schwab Cup leader: Jerry Kelly. Notes: The winner earns a spot in the U.S. Open next year at Pebble Beach. ... John Daly withdrew with a knee injury, while Steve Stricker, who tied for 20th in the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills, chose not to play. ... The “ eld includes retired Atlanta B raves pitcher John Smoltz. Former Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway failed in his bid to qualify. ... Roberto de Vicenzo won the “ rst U.S. Senior Open in 1980 at Winged Foot. ... The “ rst Senior Open was for players 55 or older. The following year, the age was lowered to 50. ... Miller Barber has won the U.S. Senior Open three times, the most of any player. ... Kenny Perry last year became only the sixth multiple champion of the Senior Open. ... Bernhard Langer will be going after his 11th senior major. He won the Senior Open in 2010 and has “ nished in the top 10 six times. ... Allen Doyle, Gary Player and Barber are the only players to win back-to-back in the Senior Open. Next tournament: Constellation Senior Players Championship on July 5-8. Online: www.usga.org and www.pgatour.com/ champions EUROPEAN TOUR HNA FRENCH OPENSite: Paris. Course: Le National Golf. Yardage: 7,247. Par: 71. Purse: $7 million. Winners share: $1,166,667. Television: Thursday-Friday, 4:30-10:30 a.m. (Golf Channel); Saturday-Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Golf Channel). Defending champion: Tommy Fleetwood. Last week: Matt Wallace won the BMW International Open. Race to Dubai leader: Patrick Reed. Notes: Le National Golf will host the Ryder Cup at the end of September. ... Justin Thomas is the only American from the Ryder Cup standings who is playing the French Open. It is his “ rst European Tour event since he made his professional debut in the Dunhill Links Championship in 2013. ... The French Open is the “ rst of three consecutive Rolex Series events, followed by the Irish Open and the Scottish Open. ... The “ eld features three of the top 10 in the world with Thomas, Jon Rahm (No. 6) and Tommy Fleetwood (No. 10). ... Graeme McDowell is playing on a career money exemption. He won the French Open in 2013 and 2014. ... The French Open dates to 1906 when Arnaud Massy won by 11 shots. ... The only American winners of the French Open are Walter Hagen, Byron Nelson and Barry Jaeckel. ... Fleetwood won last year by one shot over Peter Uihlein. ... Fleetwood, Rahm, Tyrrell Hatton and Alex Noren are the only Europeans currently among Ryder Cup quali“ ers who are playing the French Open. Next week: Dubai Duty Free Irish Open. Online: www.europteantour.com WEB.COM TOUR LINCOLN LAND CHARITY CHAMPIONSHIPSite: Spring“ eld, Ill. Course: Panther Creek CC. Yardage: 7,244. Par: 72. Purse: $550,000. Winners share: $99,000. Television: None. Defending champion: Adam Schenk. Last week: Brady Schnell won the Air Capital Classic. Money leader: Sungjae Im. Next week: Lecom Health Challenge. Online: www.pgatour.com/webcom OTHER TOURSMEN Asian Tour: Queens Cup, Phoenix Gold Golf & CC, Pattaya, Thailand. Defending champion: Nicholas Fung. Online: www.asiantour.com Challenge Tour: Made in Denmark Challenge, Himmerland Golf & Spa, Farso, Denmark. Defending champion: Oscar Stark. Online: www.europeantour.com/challengetour Korean PGA Tour: KPGA Championship, A-One CC, Yangan, South Korea. Defending champion: Jung-gon Hwang. Online: www. eng.kgt.co.kr WOMEN Symetra Tour: Prasco Charity Championship, TPC Rivers Bend, Cincinnati, Ohio. Defending champion: New tournament. Online: www. symetratour.com Korean LPGA: McCol-Yongpyong Resort Open, Birch Hill GC, Pyeongchang, South Korea. Defending champion: Hye Jin Choi. Online: www.klpga.co.kr AUTO RACING NASCAR MONSTER ENERGY CUPPOINTS LEADERS Through June 24 1. Kyle Busch, 696 2. Kevin Harvick, 624 3. Joey Logano, 584 4. Brad Keselowski, 554 5. Martin Truex Jr., 546 6. Clint Bowyer, 544 7. Kurt Busch, 524 8. Denny Hamlin, 505 9. Kyle Larson, 472 10. Aric Almirola, 471 11. Ryan Blaney, 466 12. Jimmie Johnson, 419 13. Chase Elliott, 411 14. Erik Jones, 376 15. Alex Bowman, 363 16. Ricky Stenhouse Jr., 346 17. Paul Menard, 338 18. Austin Dillon, 313 19. Daniel Suarez, 290 20. William Byron, 289NASCAR XFINITY POINTS LEADERS Through June 171. Elliott Sadler, 504 2. Cole Custer, 500 3. Daniel Hemric, 497 4. Tyler Reddick, 473 5. Christopher Bell, 471 6. Justin Allgaier, 453 7. Brandon Jones, 431 8. Ryan Truex, 408 9. Matt Tifft, 379 10. Ryan Reed, 354 11. Austin Cindric, 347 12. Ross Chastain, 291 13. Spencer Gallagher, 277 14. John Hunter Nemechek, 276 15. Michael Annett, 267 16. Kaz Grala, 265 17. Ryan Sieg, 265 18. Jeremy Clements, 221 19. Garrett Smithley, 213 20. Joey Gase, 209NASCAR CAMPING WORLD TRUCK POINTS LEADERS Through June 23 1. Johnny Sauter, 464 2. Noah Gragson, 391 3. Brett Mof“ tt, 368 4. Grant En“ nger, 337 5. Stewart Friesen, 335 6. Justin Haley, 325 7. Matt Crafton, 325 8. Ben Rhodes, 309 9. Myatt Snider, 280 10. Cody Coughlin, 262 11. Dalton Sargeant, 246 12. Austin Hill, 230 13. Todd Gilliland, 198 14. Austin Wayne Self, 194 15. Wendell Chavous, 189 16. Jesse Little, 172 17. Justin Fontaine, 170 18. Jordan Anderson, 170 19. Joe Nemechek, 137 20. Spencer Davis, 126INDYCAR POINTS LEADERS Through June 24 1. Scott Dixon, 393 2. Ryan Hunter-Reay, 348 3. Alexander Rossi, 348 4. Josef Newgarden, 343 5. Will Power, 328 6. Graham Rahal, 278 7. Robert Wickens, 274 8. Simon Pagenaud, 255 9. Sebastien Bourdais, 235 10. Marco Andretti, 232 11. James Hinchcliffe, 229 12. Ed Jones, 205 13. Takuma Sato, 201 14. Tony Kanaan, 173 15. Spencer Pigot, 171 16. Zach Veach, 155 17. Charlie Kimball, 151 18. Gabby Chaves, 149 19. Matheus Leist, 173 20. Max Chilton, 134COLLEGE BASEBALL 7 p.m. ESPN „ NCAA College World Series, Championship series (Best-of-3), Game 2, Oregon St. vs. Arkansas, at Omaha, Neb. GOLF 4:30 a.m. (Thursday) GOLF „ European PGA Tour, HNA Open de France, “ rst round, at Paris MLB BASEBALL 2 p.m. MLB „ Regional coverage, Toronto at Houston OR Cincinnati at Atlanta (noon) 7 p.m. MLB „ Regional coverage, L.A. Angels at Boston OR N.Y. Yankees at Philadelphia FS-Florida „ Arizona at Miami 10 p.m. ESPN „ Chicago Cubs at L.A. Dodgers SOCCER 10 a.m. FOX „ FIFA World Cup, Group stage: Group F, Mexico vs. Sweden, at Ekaterinburg, Russia FS1 „ FIFA World Cup, Group stage: Group F, South Korea vs. Germany, at Kazan, Russia 2 p.m. FOX „ FIFA World Cup, Group stage: Group E, Serbia vs. Brazil, at Moscow FS1 „ FIFA World Cup, Group stage: Group E, Switzerland vs. Costa Rica, at Nizhny Novgorod, Russia WNBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. NBA „ Indiana at Connecticut 10 p.m. NBA „ Dallas at Las VegasNEW YORKCBS Sports hires Steratore as rules analystCBS Sports has hired former referee Gene Stera-tore as a rules analyst for its NFL broadcasts.Steratore retired this offseason after leading the officiating crew at the Super Bowl in Minneapo-lis. He says that after 15 years of officiating in the NFL, its time to hang up my whistle for a new challenge.ŽCBS Sports announced Tuesday that Steratore would provide analysis in New York on Sundays throughout the NFL season. He will join announc-ers in the booth for its Thanksgiving and NFL playoff coverage, including the Super Bowl, which is in Atlanta next year.Steratore also will provide analysis during CBS Sports college basketball coverage, including the NCAA mens championship. He started officiating college basketball in 1997 and finished as a Big Ten primary official.Says Sean McManus, chairman of CBS Sports, His strong communication skills combined with his knowledge of the rules will allow him to quickly interpret and explain the calls, giving viewers a better understanding of the rules and enhancing our overall coverage.ŽCOLORADO SPRINGS, COLO.Daly says USGA wont let him use cartJohn Daly has withdrawn from the U.S. Senior Open, citing a deteriorating knee condition and blaming the USGA for not allowing him to use a golf cart.The 52-year-old two-time major champion went on Twitter to say the USGA turned down his request to use a golf cart, which could have been allowed under rules that conform with the Ameri-cans with Disabilities Act.The USGA responded, saying it offered Daly a chance to provide additional information about his condition. Daly said he never received such a request.LONDONJoshua ordered by WBA to “ ght PovetkinAnthony Joshua was ordered to sign a deal to fight Alexander Povetkin within 24 hoursŽ or face being stripped of the WBA portion of his world heavyweight boxing titles.The WBA lost patience with the talks between Joshua and WBC champion Deontay Wilder for a unification bout, and want Joshua to fight its man-datory challenger from Russia.WBA president Gilberto Mendoza said on Tues-day in a statement: The WBA have allowed over a month extension to negotiations with Povetkin and also ongoing discussions with Deontay Wilder.It appears the Wilder team have not returned the contract for the fight and therefore we are requesting a date for the Joshua versus Povetkin fight with immediate effect.ŽThere seemed no choice for Joshua (21-0, 20 KO).The Associated Press

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because that to me was a very important act for the Hall to take.ŽBettman has been com-missioner since 1993, during which time the NHL has expanded its footprint across North America and increased from 24 to 31 teams. In that time, the league has gone from a $437 million business to one with almost $5 billion in revenue. Its been an occasionally bruising ride, with three work stop-pages, including one that canceled the entire 2004-05 season and led to the salary cap. But Bettman has been nothing if not a strong leader, and all-time great Wayne Gretzky said the efforts to help each club compete have made the game stronger.His leadership and love for hockey is very evident,Ž Gretzky said. Hockey has become more entertaining year after year, thanks in part to his passion for the game.ŽBrodeur lifted the Stan-ley Cup three times with the Devils between 1995 and 2003. He leads all goalies with 691 wins and 125 shutouts in 1,266 reg-ular-season games with the Devils and St. Louis Blues, and he won the Vezina Trophy four times. He won 113 playoff games and had a 2.02 postseason goals-against average. Brodeur also scored two regular-season goals and another in the playoffs „ more than any other goalie.The Montreal native was the last real standup goaltender as the position moved almost exclusively to the butterfly technique, and his puck-handling prowess led the NHL to institute the trapezoid behind the net as a way to increase scoring.You play your whole career and you dont expect to get this phone call, but when it does, it definitely does feel pretty good,Ž said Brodeur, the Blues assistant GM who was sitting alongside Hall of Fame defenseman Larry Robinson at prospect camp in St. Louis when he got the news. I want to thank the committee for putting me on so early.ŽWhile Brodeur and St. Louis were first-ballot selections, ORee had been waiting decades for this honor since making history at the Montreal Forum on Jan. 18, 1958, with the Boston Bruins. He was 32.A native of Fredericton, New Brunswick, in Eastern Canada, ORee finished with four goals and 10 assists in 45 NHL games during the 195758 and 1960-61 seasons despite being 95 percent blind in his right eye. ORee was the first black player in the NHL but he will be the third inducted into the Hall of Fame, joining Edmonton Oilers goalie Grant Fuhr and Canadian womens national team captain Angela James.Willie paved the path for the rest of us,Ž Fuhr said. In that way he is a true builder of the game. If you look up the word builder, there should be a picture of Willie. He is the Jackie Robinson of hockey.ŽBruins owner Jeremy Jacobs said ORee receiv-ing this honor was long overdue, adding Willie has been a tremendous figure in our game both on and off the ice for over 60 years.Ž DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 C3The game that has cre-ated this quirk for the record books was the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday between Leesburg and Winter Park at Orlando Bishop Moore. Game one of the double-dip was suspended due to weather with the Light-ning leading the Diamond Dawgs 1-0 in the middle of the second inning.In a nutshell, when that game is resumed at 4:30 p.m. on July 12, Leesburg can establish a league record for consecutive wins if it holds off Winter Park.However, theres a flip side. If the Diamond Dawgs come back to win that game, Leesburgs winning streak will revert back to 12 games „ where it stood heading into the originally scheduled doubleheader.Both scenarios were confirmed Tuesday by FCSL President Stefano Foggi.Weve never had a situation like this before,Ž Foggi said. Our goal has always been to have suspended games rescheduled and played as quickly as pos-sible and (July 12) is the next time the Lightning and Diamond Dawgs play in Winter Park. We could have rescheduled the game for one of the leagues off days, but we dont like to do that for a variety of reasons.The Lightnings win-ning streak is an amazing accomplishment and Im glad they still have a chance to set a new record.ŽFoggi said league officials were asked why Saturdays suspended game was not picked up once the weather cleared. After all, the second game of the doubleheader was played to completion, with the Lightning win-ning 14-2.Why wasnt the first game completed before the second game began?We have always treated each game as an individual game,Ž Foggi said. We do that because the game originally scheduled for a particular day might have a special function attached to it ƒ a pregame promotion or a dignitary throwing out the first pitch who is available only for a spe-cific time. We have to protect those activities, too. There is no easy way to do it, but this is a policy that has evolved for us over the years, because of all the weather issues that come up in Florida during the summer months.ŽLightning manager Rich Billings said he chalks up the scenarios still in play to the nuances of summer baseball and how league officials have to find ways to get as many scheduled games played between lightning strikes and raindrops. He didnt spend much time thinking about the winning streak before Saturdays asterisk-creating events or after Mondays loss to the Scorpions.His focus, just as it has been since before opening day, is to get his team pre-pared for the next game on the schedule.I really dont understand why we didnt just finish the first game on Saturday and then play the second game,Ž Billings said. Im sure there was a reason why we didnt and if I asked someone in the league office to explain it to me, Im sure it would make perfect sense. But, we cant worry about the winning streak. Its over for now.ŽBillings said the nearly three-week span between the start and finish of the suspended game will not change his approach to games played between now and then. His lineup is set „ the players in the lineup when the game was suspended will still be in the game.However, the way in which he will handle his pitching staff when the game resumes likely will change.Well have to see how things play out,Ž Billings said. Well see whos available. That part will be a little tricky. I dont plan to hold pitchers out of games leading up to (July 12) just so we can have them for that game.The consecutive-wins record is nice and weve let the guys talk about it and have some fun with it, be we all want to win a championship ƒ thats what counts the most.Ž LIMBOFrom Page C1 quest for a first world title. He might have retired from international soccer for a second time „ and for good this time „ if it wasn't for Rojo's goal.Messi kicked the ball out of play with his first touch, was tackled with his next, but then he started to put on a show.Messi's 65th interna-tional goal owed as much to Ever Banega's long, driven pass over the defense as the forward's exquisite control on his left thigh, another touch with his left foot, and then a cool right-footed finish into the corner.Messi, who later hit the post off a free kick, and the recalled Banega ran the game in the first half for Argentina. The team's biggest problems arose whenever Mascherano lost possession in front of his own defense. And it was Mascherano who gave away the penalty with a pull on Leon Balogun at a 49th-minute corner. Moses converted „ and marked the goal with a somersault „ to put Nigeria back in con-trol of the race for second place in the group.Croatia 2, Iceland 1: Croatia ended Iceland's chances at the World Cup and helped out Argentina at the same time. Ivan Perisic capitalized on a defensive error to score a 90th-minute winner Tuesday, giving Croatia a 2-1 win over Iceland in Rostov-OnDon, Russia, and “ rst place in Group D on Tuesday. The Croats will face Denmark on Sunday in Nizhny Novgorod. Fielding a side “ lled with reserves after already being assured of a spot in the round of 16, Croatia started to take control of the match in the second half. Milan Badelj, moments after hitting the bar, scored the opening goal in the 53rd minute. He sprinted into the area and sent a bouncing shot past goalkeeper Hannes Halldorsson. Iceland equalized in the 76th when Gyl“ Sigurdsson scored from the penalty spot after substitute Dejan Lovren handled the ball. Denmark 0, France 0: A game neither France nor Denmark needed to win produced the World Cup's “ rst 0-0 draw amid boos and whistles from fans on Tuesday in Moscow. A slow-paced game out of step with a vibrant tournament ensured already-quali“ ed France won Group C and Denmark advanced as runner-up. A French team with six starters resting barely tested Denmark goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel until substitute Nabil Fekir tried two long-range shots. Much of a 78,011 crowd in Luzhniki Stadium whistled misplaced passes and slow play as the game progressed and Denmark protected its point. Peru 2, Australia 0: Alreadyeliminated Peru ended Australia's hopes of advancing to the knockout round at the World Cup with a 2-0 victory on Tuesday in Sochi, Russia. The Australians had to beat Peru and hope Denmark lost to France in the other Group C match, but neither result happened. Andre Carrillo's “ rst-half goal „ a half-volley from inside the area „ was Peru's “ rst in a World Cup since 1982, the last time the South Americans played in the tournament. Peru hadn't won a World Cup match since defeating Iran in 1978. Peru captain Paolo Guerrero, who almost missed the tournament because of a doping suspension, scored the second goal early in the second half to give his team an honorable “ nish after two opening losses. ROUNDUPFrom Page C1 Academy standout, took home the Rookie of the Year award.Harden walked onto the stage at the NBA awards show in Santa Monica wearing sunglasses and a blackpatterned, beige coat. He hadnt prepared a speech, but he couldnt help but think back to his NBA journey. Sixth man of the year to MVP,Ž Harden said before walking off.Harden became the first Houston Rockets player since Hakeem Olajuwon in 1994 to be named MVP. It came after a season in which Harden led the NBA in scoring with 30.4 points per game, three-pointers made with 265 and 50-point games with four. He notched the leagues first 60-point triple-double in January and, together with Chris Paul, his backcourt mate who also appears headed to the Hall of Fame, helped the Rockets to a franchise-record 65 wins.In the days before Harden won the award, he didnt think of it as something he needed to validate his season. How he felt was enough „ this season was the most fun hed had.Just basketball-wise, from a business standpoint, family,Ž Harden said. Just, Im in a really, really good place in my life.Ž MVPFrom Page C1 HOCKEYFrom Page C1

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C4 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com AMERICAN LEAGUENATIONAL LEAGUEEAST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY New York 51 25 .671 „ „ 5-5 W-1 29-11 22-14 Boston 52 27 .658 „ 5-5 W-1 25-12 27-15 Tampa Bay 39 40 .494 13 9 7-3 W-5 20-16 19-24 Toronto 37 41 .474 15 10 7-3 W-3 20-20 17-21 Baltimore 23 54 .299 28 24 4-6 L-2 11-24 12-30 CENTRAL DIVISION TEAM W L PCT GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY Cleveland 43 34 .558 „ „ 7-3 L-1 27-13 16-21 Minnesota 34 40 .459 7 11 5-5 W-1 20-20 14-20 Detroit 36 43 .456 8 12 4-6 L-6 23-18 13-25 Chicago 26 51 .338 17 21 2-8 W-1 14-26 12-25 Kansas City 24 54 .308 19 23 2-8 W-1 11-29 13-25 WEST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY Houston 52 28 .650 „ „ 7-3 L-1 23-17 29-11 Seattle 48 31 .608 3 „ 4-6 W-1 25-14 23-17 Los Angeles 41 38 .519 10 7 4-6 L-3 20-21 21-17 Oakland 41 38 .519 10 7 7-3 W-1 20-20 21-18 Texas 35 45 .438 17 13 8-2 W-1 16-24 19-21 EAST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY Atlanta 45 32 .584 „ „ 6-4 W-2 23-15 22-17 Philadelphia 41 35 .539 3 6-4 L-2 24-14 17-21 Washington 41 37 .526 4 1 4-6 L-2 19-20 22-17 New York 31 45 .408 13 10 3-7 L-7 13-25 18-20 Miami 32 47 .405 14 11 6-4 W-3 15-21 17-26 CENTRAL DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY Milwaukee 45 32 .584 „ „ 5-5 L-2 23-16 22-16 Chicago 42 34 .553 2 „ 3-7 L-5 21-14 21-20 St. Louis 41 36 .532 4 1 5-5 W-3 22-18 19-18 Pittsburgh 37 41 .474 8 5 4-6 W-1 21-21 16-20 Cincinnati 32 46 .410 13 10 7-3 L-1 17-23 15-23 WEST DIVISION TEAM W L PCT. GB WCGB L10 STR HOME AWAY Arizona 44 34 .564 „ „ 6-4 L-1 23-16 21-18 Los Angeles 42 35 .545 1 „ 7-3 W-4 21-19 21-16 San Francisco 40 39 .506 4 3 6-4 W-2 24-13 16-26 Colorado 38 40 .487 6 4 5-5 L-2 15-22 23-18 San Diego 35 46 .432 10 9 2-8 L-3 18-23 17-23 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLRAYS 1, NATIONALS 0WASHINGTON AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Eaton dh 3 0 0 0 0 1 .293 Harper rf 2 0 1 0 2 1 .219 Rendon 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 .284 Soto lf 3 0 1 0 1 1 .324 Murphy 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .200 Turner ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 .261 Taylor cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 .241 Difo 2b 3 0 0 0 0 2 .243 Severino c 2 0 0 0 0 2 .172 a-Goodwin ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 .167 Kieboom c 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206 TOTALS 29 0 3 0 4 12 TAMPA BAY AB R H BI BB SO AVG. Kiermaier cf 3 1 1 0 1 0 .155 Duffy 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 .317 Bauers 1b-lf-1b 3 0 0 1 1 0 .284 Ramos c 4 0 1 0 0 0 .292 Wendle lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 .258 Field rf 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222 Roe p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Gomez rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199 Cron dh 4 0 1 0 0 2 .235 Alvarado p-p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Romo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 --Robertson 2b 2 0 1 0 1 1 .259 Smith rf-lf-rf-lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 Hechavarria ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 .271 TOTALS 28 1 5 1 4 5 WASHINGTON 000 000 000„0 3 0 TAMPA BAY 100 000 00X„1 5 0 a-struck out for Severino in the 8th. LOB„Washington 7, Tampa Bay 8. 2B„Harper (13). RBIs„Bauers (7). SB„Kiermaier (3), Bauers (1). S„Smith. WASHINGTON IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Schrzer, L, 10-4 7 4 1 1 3 4 104 2.04 Herrera 1 1 0 0 1 1 20 1.52 TAMPA BAY IP H R ER BB SO NP ERA Eovaldi, W, 2-3 6 1 0 0 2 9 100 4.08 Castillo, H, 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 28 1.46 Alvarado 0 2 0 0 1 0 11 3.03 Roe, H, 17 .1 0 0 0 0 1 6 2.90 Romo, S, 6-10 .2 0 0 0 0 1 4 4.68 Alvarado pitched to 1 batter in the 9th. Alvarado pitched to 2 batters in the 9th. Inherited runners-scored„Roe 1-0, Romo 3-0. HBP„Eovaldi (Eaton). T„2:45. A„14,289 (42,735).BOX SCORES ROUNDUP/MATCHUPSRays 1, Nationals 0: Nathan Eovaldi took a no-hitter into the sixth inning before an unusual combination of relievers in the ninth completed a three-hitter as Tampa Bay beat Max Scherzer and Washington on Tuesday. Eovaldi (2-3) lost his no-hit bid when Bryce Harper hit an opposite-“ eld double off the left-“ eld wall with two outs in the sixth. The right-hander, who struck out nine, walked two and hit a batter over six innings, was making his sixth start since returning from a second Tommy John surgery in August 2016. After Diego Castillo went two innings, lefty Jose Alvarado began the ninth by walking Harper before moving to “ rst base when Chaz Roe relieved him. Roe struck out Anthony Rendon before Alvarado returned to the mound and gave up singles to lefties Juan Soto and Daniel Murphy that loaded the bases. Sergio Romo replaced Alvarado and got his sixth save by getting Trea Turner to ” y out and Michael A. Taylor to strike out. LATE N.Y. Yankees at Philadelphia Seattle at Baltimore L.A. Angels at Boston Oakland at Detroit San Diego at Texas Kansas City at Milwaukee Minnesota at Chicago White Sox Toronto at Houston Cleveland at St. Louis Arizona at Miami Pittsburgh at N.Y. Mets Cincinnati at Atlanta Chicago Cubs at L.A. Dodgers Colorado at San FranciscoTODAYS PITCHING COMPARISONNATIONAL LEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Cincinnati Castillo (R) 5-8 5.70 7-9 1-2 16.2 5.94 Atlanta Newcomb (L) 11:10a 8-2 2.59 9-6 1-1 18.1 2.95 Arizona Ray (L) 2-0 4.88 4-2 0-0 12.0 3.75 Miami Chen (L) 6:10p 2-4 6.70 5-6 1-1 14.1 8.79 Pittsburgh Nova (R) 4-5 3.98 7-7 2-0 19.2 0.92 New York Wheeler (R) 6:10p 2-6 4.85 4-10 0-2 18.2 5.79 Chicago Hendricks (R) 5-7 3.73 5-10 1-2 16.2 4.32 Los Angeles Wood (L) 9:10p 3-5 4.13 8-7 2-1 16.1 2.76 Colorado Freeland (L) 7-6 3.55 8-7 1-1 19.0 3.79 San Fran. Bumgarner (L) 9:15p 1-2 3.20 1-3 1-1 19.1 3.26AMERICAN LEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Toronto Estrada (R) 4-7 4.48 7-8 2-1 19.2 1.83 Houston Keuchel (L) 1:10p 4-8 3.90 7-9 1-0 16.1 2.76 Seattle LeBlanc (L) 3-0 3.26 7-3 2-0 17.1 4.15 Baltimore Cobb (R) 6:05p 2-9 6.56 3-10 0-2 17.2 7.64 Los Angeles Heaney (L) 4-5 3.43 5-8 1-1 18.0 4.50 Boston Porcello (R) 6:10p 9-3 3.44 10-6 1-1 19.0 2.84 Oakland Manaea (L) 7-6 3.40 9-7 2-0 20.1 2.66 Detroit Fiers (R) 6:10p 5-4 4.29 9-5 0-1 17.1 4.15 Minnesota Gibson (R) 2-5 3.25 7-8 1-2 20.0 2.25 Chicago Shields (R) 7:10p 2-9 4.59 5-11 1-2 17.2 3.06INTERLEAGUE 2018 TEAM LAST THREE STARTS TEAMS PITCHERS TIME W-L ERA REC W-L IP ERA Kansas City Duffy (L) 3-7 5.18 5-11 1-1 19.0 2.84 Milwaukee Suter (L) 1:10p 8-4 4.15 8-6 3-0 19.0 2.84 Yankees (AL) Cessa (R) 0-0 3.00 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.00 Philadelphia E” in (R) 6:05p 5-2 3.44 6-3 3-0 16.0 2.81 San Diego Richard (L) 7-6 4.23 9-7 3-0 19.0 2.37 Texas Minor (L) 7:05p 5-4 5.06 7-7 1-0 19.0 2.84 Cleveland Bieber (R) 2-0 2.45 3-0 2-0 18.1 2.45 St. Louis Flaherty (R) 7:15p 3-2 2.50 5-5 1-0 18.1 0.98 KEY: TEAM REC-Teams Record in games started by todays pitcher. VS OPP-Pitchers record versus this opponent. THIS DATE IN BASEBALLJUNE 27 1939: The Brooklyn Dodgers and the Boston Braves played a 23-inning, 2-2 tie. Whit Wyatt pitched the “ rst 16 innings for the Dodgers. Both clubs played a 26-inning tie in 1920 at the same Braves Field. 1958: Billy Pierce of the Chicago White Sox retired 26 straight Washington batters before pinch-hitter Ed Fitzgerald hit a double just inside the right-“ eld line for the only hit. Pierce then struck out Albie Pearson on three pitches and beat the Senators 3-0. 1980: The Los Angeles Dodgers Jerry Reuss pitched a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants in an 8-0 victory at Candlestick Park. The only player to reach base was Jack Clark in the “ rst inning on a throwing error by shortstop Bill Russell. 1986: San Francisco rookie Robby Thompson set a major league record when he was caught stealing four times in the Giants 7-6, 12-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Catcher Bo Diaz threw out Thompson in the fourth, sixth, ninth and 11th innings. 1993: Anthony Young of the New York Mets set a major league record by losing his 24th straight decision, 5-3 to the St. Louis Cardinals. 1999: Ken Griffey Jr. hit his 27th homer and robbed Juan Gonzalez of a three-run shot with a spectacular overthe-fence catch as the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 5-2 in the “ nal game at the Kingdome. 2003: Boston set a major league record by scoring 10 runs before the “ rst out. The 50-minute, 91-pitch “ rst inning came during a 25-8 victory over Florida. The Red Sox also tied an AL record with 14 “ rst-inning runs. Johnny Damon matched a major league mark with three hits in an inning. 2007: Ryan Howard hit his 100th career homer in his 325th game, becoming the fastest player to reach that total. Howards three-run shot off Cincinnatis Aaron Harang gave the Phillies a 3-0 lead in the “ fth inning. The 505-foot drive was the longest in the four-year history of Citizens Bank Park. 2008: Carlos Delgado of the New York Mets homered twice, including a grand slam, and set a franchise record with nine RBIs in a 15-6 rout of the Yankees at Yankee Stadium in the opener of the teams two-ballpark doubleheader. The Yankees beat the Mets 9-0 at Shea Stadium in the night game. 2010: Jamie Moyer surrendered his record-breaking 506th home run but was sharp otherwise, and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of Torontos troubles to beat the Blue Jays 11-2. Moyer only mistake was a tworun homer by Vernon Wells in the third inning. Moyer passed former Phillies Hall of Famer Robin Roberts for the most homers allowed in a career. 2016: Kris Bryant became the “ rst major leaguer to hit three homers and two doubles in a game, and Jake Arrieta added a solo shot, leading the Chicago Cubs to an 11-8 victory over the Cincinnati Reds. Todays birthdays: Abraham Almonte 29; Jim Johnson 35.STATISTICAL LEADERSAMERICAN LEAGUE RUNS: Lindor, Cleveland, 63; Trout, Los Angeles, 62; Betts, Boston, 58; Springer, Houston, 57; Benintendi, Boston, 55; Ramirez, Cleveland, 55; Rosario, Minnesota, 54; Altuve, Houston, 53; Martinez, Boston, 53; 2 tied at 52. RBI: Martinez, Boston, 60; Haniger, Seattle, 59; Machado, Baltimore, 55; Encarnacion, Cleveland, 53; KDavis, Oakland, 52; Judge, New York, 52; Ramirez, Cleveland, 52; Lowrie, Oakland, 51; Mazara, Texas, 51; 2 tied at 50. HITS: Altuve, Houston, 109; Segura, Seattle, 99; Castellanos, Detroit, 94; Martinez, Boston, 93; Rosario, Minnesota, 93; Lindor, Cleveland, 92; Machado, Baltimore, 90; AJones, Baltimore, 89; Trout, Los Angeles, 89; Lowrie, Oakland, 86. DOUBLES: Escobar, Minnesota, 33; Abreu, Chicago, 27; Castellanos, Detroit, 24; Lindor, Cleveland, 24; Pillar, Toronto, 24; Andujar, New York, 23; Merri“ eld, Kansas City, 23; Altuve, Houston, 22; Bregman, Houston, 22; 3 tied at 21. TRIPLES: Sanchez, Chicago, 8; Benintendi, Boston, 5; Hernandez, Toronto, 5; JJones, Detroit, 4; Moreland, Boston, 4; Profar, Texas, 4; Smith, Tampa Bay, 4; 9 tied at 3. HOME RUNS: Martinez, Boston, 23; Ramirez, Cleveland, 23; Trout, Los Angeles, 23; Cruz, Seattle, 20; KDavis, Oakland, 20; Judge, New York, 20; Betts, Boston, 19; Lindor, Cleveland, 19; Machado, Baltimore, 19; Stanton, New York, 19. STOLEN BASES: Gordon, Seattle, 20; RDavis, Cleveland, 16; Merri“ eld, Kansas City, 16; Anderson, Chicago, 15; DeShields, Texas, 15; Betts, Boston, 14; Segura, Seattle, 14; Smith, Tampa Bay, 14; Trout, Los Angeles, 13; 3 tied at 12. PITCHING: Kluber, Cleveland, 11-3; Severino, New York, 11-2; Happ, Toronto, 10-3; Snell, Tampa Bay, 10-4; Cole, Houston, 9-1; Morton, Houston, 9-1; Porcello, Boston, 9-3; Rodriguez, Boston, 9-2; Verlander, Houston, 9-3; 5 tied at 8. ERA: Verlander, Houston, 1.82; Kluber, Cleveland, 2.10; Severino, New York, 2.24; Snell, Tampa Bay, 2.31; Bauer, Cleveland, 2.44; Cole, Houston, 2.56; Sale, Boston, 2.56; Skaggs, Los Angeles, 2.69; Morton, Houston, 2.74; Clevinger, Cleveland, 3.03. STRIKEOUTS: Sale, Boston, 153; Cole, Houston, 146; Bauer, Cleveland, 140; Verlander, Houston, 136; Paxton, Seattle, 124; Severino, New York, 123; Kluber, Cleveland, 113; Snell, Tampa Bay, 113; Berrios, Minnesota, 109; Morton, Houston, 109. NATIONAL LEAGUE RUNS: Albies, Atlanta, 60; Blackmon, Colorado, 60; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 54; Hernandez, Philadelphia, 54; Pham, St. Louis, 54; Arenado, Colorado, 52; Yelich, Milwaukee, 51; Freeman, Atlanta, 49; Cain, Milwaukee, 48; CTaylor, Los Angeles, 47. RBI: Story, Colorado, 58; Suarez, Cincinnati, 58; Arenado, Colorado, 55; Freeman, Atlanta, 53; Baez, Chicago, 51; Gennett, Cincinnati, 51; Aguilar, Milwaukee, 50; Rizzo, Chicago, 50; Markakis, Atlanta, 49; 3 tied at 47. HITS: Markakis, Atlanta, 101; Freeman, Atlanta, 96; Gennett, Cincinnati, 94; Albies, Atlanta, 90; Anderson, Miami, 90; Arenado, Colorado, 87; Herrera, Philadelphia, 87; Votto, Cincinnati, 84; Blackmon, Colorado, 83; Castro, Miami, 83. DOUBLES: Albies, Atlanta, 25; Markakis, Atlanta, 25; Anderson, Miami, 21; Carpenter, St. Louis, 21; Freeman, Atlanta, 21; Hosmer, San Diego, 21; McCutchen, San Francisco, 21; Rendon, Washington, 21; 3 tied at 20. TRIPLES: KMarte, Arizona, 8; CTaylor, Los Angeles, 7; Baez, Chicago, 6; Nimmo, New York, 6; 10 tied at 4. HOME RUNS: Harper, Washington, 19; Arenado, Colorado, 18; Albies, Atlanta, 17; Goldschmidt, Arizona, 17; Aguilar, Milwaukee, 16; Story, Colorado, 16; Suarez, Cincinnati, 16; Villanueva, San Diego, 16; 6 tied at 15. STOLEN BASES: MTaylor, Washington, 23; Turner, Washington, 21; Inciarte, Atlanta, 20; Cain, Milwaukee, 16; SMarte, Pittsburgh, 16; Hamilton, Cincinnati, 15; Baez, Chicago, 13; Dyson, Arizona, 13; Peraza, Cincinnati, 13; 2 tied at 12. PITCHING: Scherzer, Washington, 10-4; Lester, Chicago, 9-2; Nola, Philadelphia, 9-2; Godley, Arizona, 8-5; Mikolas, St. Louis, 8-2; Newcomb, Atlanta, 8-2; Stratton, San Francisco, 8-5; Suter, Milwaukee, 8-4; Wacha, St. Louis, 8-2; 4 tied at 7. ERA: deGrom, New York, 1.69; Scherzer, Washington, 2.04; Lester, Chicago, 2.10; Foltynewicz, Atlanta, 2.14; Nola, Philadelphia, 2.58; Newcomb, Atlanta, 2.59; Mikolas, St. Louis, 2.69; Wacha, St. Louis, 3.20; Corbin, Arizona, 3.24; Ross, San Diego, 3.34. STRIKEOUTS: Scherzer, Washington, 165; Corbin, Arizona, 129; deGrom, New York, 126; Gray, Colorado, 112; Velasquez, Philadelphia, 104; Greinke, Arizona, 102; Pivetta, Philadelphia, 101; Nola, Philadelphia, 99; Foltynewicz, Atlanta, 98; Strasburg, Washington, 95.MONDAYS GAMES American League Oakland 5, Detroit 4 Kansas City 2, L.A. Angels 0 Seattle 5, Baltimore 3 Toronto 6, Houston 3 National League Miami 9, Arizona 5 Pittsburgh 6, N.Y. Mets 4 L.A. Dodgers 2, Chicago Cubs 1 Interleague N.Y. Yankees 4, Philadelphia 2 Tampa Bay 11, Washington 0 Atlanta 5, Cincinnati 4, 11 inn. Texas 7, San Diego 4 St. Louis 4, Cleveland 0 THURSDAYS GAMES American League Oakland at Detroit, 12:10 p.m. Minnesota at Chi. White Sox, 1:10 p.m. Seattle at Baltimore, 2:05 p.m. Houston at Tampa Bay, 6:10 p.m. L.A. Angels at Boston, 6:10 p.m. National League Arizona at Miami, 11:10 a.m. Chicago Cubs at L.A. Dodgers, 2:10 p.m. Colorado at San Francisco, 2:45 p.m. Washington at Philadelphia, 6:05 p.m. Milwaukee at Cincinnati, 6:10 p.m.BASEBALL CALENDARJULY 2: International amateur signing period opens. JULY 6: Last day to sign for amateur draft picks subject to deadline. JULY 17: All-Star Game, Washington. JULY 29: Hall of Fame inductions, Cooperstown, N.Y. JULY 31: Last day to trade a player without securing waivers. OCT. 2-3: Wild-card games. DEC. 10-13: Winter meetings, Las Vegas.TOP TENAMERICAN LEAGUE Player G AB R H Pct. Altuve Hou 80 318 53 109 .343 Betts Bos 59 228 58 77 .338 Segura Sea 72 299 52 99 .331 JMartinez Bos 75 286 53 93 .325 Trout LAA 79 274 62 89 .325 Rosario Min 73 291 54 93 .320 MDuffy TB 62 245 22 78 .318 Brantley Cle 65 266 39 84 .316 Gurriel Hou 63 256 33 79 .309 Simmons LAA 68 250 37 77 .308 NATIONAL LEAGUE Player G AB R H Pct. Gennett Cin 75 284 41 94 .331 Markakis Atl 77 306 45 101 .330 FFreeman Atl 77 298 49 96 .322 Arenado Col 72 274 52 87 .318 Almora ChC 71 224 39 71 .317 Kemp LAD 75 238 34 75 .315 Suarez Cin 61 227 35 70 .308 Realmuto Mia 57 224 38 69 .308 BCrawford SF 74 263 32 81 .308 Votto Cin 77 274 42 84 .307 Through June 25 Ray of lightThe Rays Kevin Kiermaier races to third base from “ rst on Matt Duffys single off Nationals starter Max Scherzer during the “ rst inning Tuesday in St. Petersburg, Fla. [STEVE NESIUS/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS]

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DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 C5 RECREATIONTo submit news or notes for the weekly recreation page, contact Sports Editor Paul Jenkins at paul.jen-kins@dailycommercial.com or 352-365-8204. Cardboard boat race set for Aug. 4The Lake County Rowing Association will hold its first Clermont Cardboard Classic on Aug. 4 at Waterfront Park in Clermont. Registration for the race will begin in the first week of July.The boats must be made from cardboard while pad-dles can be manufactured and made of any material.For more information, including boat building rules, divisions and cost, visit www.facebook.com/ClermontCardboardClassic/.Leesburg sports registration now underwayThe Leesburg Recreation Department is currently taking registration for flag football (ages 5-15), Pop Warner football and cheerleading (ages 5-14), prep basketball (ages 13-17) and adult flag football (ages 16 and up).For more information on any of the programs, visit http:/leesburgflorida.gov/ or call 352-728-9885. Eustis summer basketball campThe Eustis Parks and Rec-reation Department will hold its summer basketball camp from July 9-July 12 from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The cost is $50.Registration needs to be done in person at the recre-ation department, 2214 Bates Ave., Eustis. For more information, call 352-357-8510. Take a run through the park each SaturdayClermont's parkrun 5k takes place every Saturday from Lake Hiawatha Preserve Park promptly at 7:30 a.m. The Hiawatha Preserve is located on west side of Lake Minneola in Clermont.The address is 450 12th St., Clermont.The event is free and put on by volunteers each week and draws an average of about 75 runners a week. Participants are asked to register and print out a one-time parkrun bar-code that is used for timing. Printing out the personal bar-code is essential.For more information or to register, visit www.parkrun. us/clermontwaterfront. Chair yoga at Leesburg libraryThe Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St., offers a one-hour session of chair yoga each Monday at 5 p.m.The program is free and the stretch and strength poses are done safely from a chair. Beginners are welcome. Wear loose clothing and bring water. For more infor-mation call Deb Bussinger at 352-728-9790 or email librarian@leesburgflorida. gov. Eustis offering Zumba classesThe Eustis Recreation Department is offering an adult Zumba class. The classes will be held on Tues-days and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. in the Garden Room at 2214 Bates Ave. The first class is free and the cost on a per-class basis is $5. You can purchase a 10-class card for $35.For more information, call Cartina Craft at 352-357-8510.NEWS & NOTES By Paul Jenkinspaul.jenkins@dailycommercial.comCLERMONT „ On the drive up to the pro shop at Green Valley Country Club, you are treated to an excellent view of the third hole. Before you even get out of the car, you know you are in for something unique.That view of the third hole reveals a long downhill fair-way to a green that is heavily guarded by two large bunkers. It is the downhill fairway that is a dead giveaway that this course is special.The Clermont area in gen-eral is known for being out of the ordinary for Florida when it comes to elevation changes, and Green Valley has carved out a gem of a course that makes full use of those hills.Its a fun golf course,Ž said Terry Govern, Green Valleys general manager and head pro. You can play a lot and never get tired of it. On a lot of courses, if you play them a lot, you get to know every shot. Thats not the case here.ŽGreen Valley offers tees that range from just over 7,000 yards at the back to just under 5,000. Its also a bargain with specials available online (www.gvcountryclub.com) for $24 at 10 a.m.The course was originally built in 1966 as a nine-hole course. In 1991 Green Valley brought back the original designer, Lloyd Clifton, to add another nine holes.Playing the course, you would have no idea which are the old holes and which are the newer holes. That, of course, was the reason Clifton was brought back.It was not a case of just adding 10 through 18. Instead, the newer holes are sprinkled among the original holes, and it all blends for a course that feels like it was all built at the same time.There are a few signature holes on the course, from the par-4 No. 3 that you view as you enter the course to a good test of the nerves on Nos. 7 and 8. The par-4 seventh features a second shot over water, and No. 8 uses the water again on the longest par-3 on the course.Then there is No. 10, a great way to start the second nine with a fairway that wraps around a large lake and offers temptations of cutting across the lake to glory.On many of the holes you can stand over a shot and almost hear Dirty Harry in the back of your mind. You know, the old do you feel luckyŽ line. With plenty of doglegs, the urge to cut corners can be strong. Its a course with a high risk-reward factor.And for those who decide to challenge the course only to pay the price by coming up a little short, well, there are plenty of opportunities to take your mind of that ballooning score.On No. 6, a modest par-4, there is a sweeping view over Lake Minneola with the Citrus Tower clearly visible in the distance. Then there is No. 9 with water down the right side and a bird sanctuary with more than 20 spec ies out in the rushes. Sandhill cranes and other birds are constantly roaming the course.This course rolls, which is not typical of a Florida course,Ž Govern said. Weve got really nice views and were kind of Clermonts home course. Its challenging enough, and the rough can be tough. But the fairways are generous for the most part. If you play the right yardage for your game, youre really going to enjoy yourself out here.ŽElevating the gameThe par-3 eighth hole at Green Valley Country Club requires a shot over water to the green. 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C6 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com 2,560 2,640 2,720 2,800 2,880 J JFMAM 2,680 2,740 2,800 S&P 500Close: 2,723.06 Change: 5.99 (0.2%) 10 DAYS 23,200 24,000 24,800 25,600 26,400 27,200 J JFMAM 24,080 24,740 25,400 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 24,283.11 Change: 30.31 (0.1%) 10 DAYSAdvanced 1732 Declined 1119 New Highs 39 New Lows 58 Vol. (in mil.) 3,519 Pvs. Volume 3,620 1,985 2,295 1673 1164 71 59 NYSE NASDDOW 24384.21 24241.22 24283.11 +30.31 +0.13% -1.76% DOW Trans. 10549.67 10420.03 10474.96 -46.27 -0.44% -1.29% DOW Util. 712.95 705.57 707.94 +0.07 +0.01% -2.13% NYSE Comp. 12544.78 12466.12 12510.55 +28.98 +0.23% -2.33% NASDAQ 7597.49 7527.00 7561.63 +29.62 +0.39% +9.53% S&P 500 2732.91 2715.60 2723.06 +5.99 +0.22% +1.85% S&P 400 1970.96 1956.44 1965.11 +4.21 +0.21% +3.40% Wilshire 5000 28584.51 28391.32 28494.21 +87.79 +0.31% +2.52% Russell 2000 1672.16 1656.12 1668.53 +11.02 +0.66% +8.66% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. 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Even though restaurants are oftentimes bad investments, my parents opened one anyway. My Mom said, and I remember it well: People have to eat.Ž Mom built a solid business that she later sold when she and my Dad traded frigid Illinois winters for sunny Florida. I was thinking about my Moms people have to eatŽ rationale recently while researching the large, publicly traded homebuilders. The shares of these companies have fallen since the start of the year, presumably because interest rates have risen slightly and because the pace of sales has slowed a bit. I believe that the countrys largest homebuilders have a multiyear growth runway ahead of them, so naturally the falling share prices further piqued my interest. Rising rates or not, people have to live somewhere, as well as eat. In the past, homebuilding was a relatively low-margin, capital-intensive, boomand-bust industry dominated by thousands of local builders. Small homebuilders still put up the majority of new houses in America, but thats changing quickly. The ten largest homebuilders have been growing their market share and now construct almost a third of all new homes. Industry consolidation is often a sign that the remaining players will become more profitable since they face less aggressive competition. Less competition isnt their only advantage, though. Homebuilding costs are rising, which should also benefit the larger players because they can borrow money cheaper than smaller builders; buy materials in bulk and save money; and spread their design and labor costs over more projects. All this means more profit per home than subscale competitors. Additionally, the largest homebuilders are moving to an asset lightŽ business model, which has substantially improved their returns on capital. Instead of having their money tied up in land that may or may not be developed in the near future, some homebuilders are increasingly using purchase options to reserve land they may buy rather than buying the land outright. This sometimes means they end up paying a few percent more for a parcel of land. But by securing construction sites this way, companies can build more homes where the demand (and prices) are currently highest and forgo projects that may not be as profitable. In the old days when a project got scrapped, the homebuilders had to find a buyer for their land, which isnt always an easy task. Now, when a project doesnt work out, they walk away from the land and forfeit the small option payment. Margaret R. McDowell, ChFC, AIF, author of the syndicated economic column Arbor OutlookŽ, is the founder of Arbor Wealth Management LLC. ARBOR OUTLOOKRestaurants, houses and growth runways Margaret McDowellMARKET WATCHDow 24,283.11 30.31 Nasdaq 7,561.63 29.62 S&P 2,723.06 5.99 Russell 1,668.53 11.02 NYSE 12,510.55 28.98COMMODITIES REVIEWGold 1,256.60 9.00 Silver 16.238 .070 Platinum 871.30 2.50 Copper 2.9970 .0050 Oil 70.53 2.45MARKET MOVERS€ Exelixis Inc.: Up $1.56 to $21.10 „ The drug developer was added to the S&P index of midsize companies. € Exxon Mobil Corp.: Up 90 cents to $80.64 „ Oil prices and shares in energy companies jumped as the U.S. pressed its allies to stop importing oil from Iran.BRIEFCASELONDONUber wins back license in London, but on probationA London court gave ride-hailing firm Uber a shorter than usual license to keep operating in the capital, accepting Tues-day the firms claim that it has changed its aggressive corpo-rate tactics and is now a more responsible corporate citizen.But Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot granted an operating license lasting just 15 months, short of the five-year permit Uber had had been seek-ing. That means the company will remain under scrutiny and serve a probation period of sorts in meeting the terms of regulators at Transport for London.The rapid and very recent changes undergone by (Uber) lead me to conclude that a shorter period will enable TFL to test out the new arrange-ments,Ž the judge wrote in her ruling.MIAMIRoyal Caribbean invests in ship to attract millennialsRoyal Caribbean has invested $120 million in a 15-year-old ship as part of a plan to attract younger travelers with shorter cruises.A company news release says the Mariner of the Seas arrived at its new home last week in PortMiami. The ship will offer 4-night weekday and 3-night weekend trips from Miami to the Bahamas. Its first voyage left Monday.Besides restaurants and bars, other new attractions include a virtual reality bungee trampo-line, a pair of racer waterslides, a glow-in-the-dark laser tag room, a room escape challenge and a surf simulator. DETROITLexus recalls cars to “ x fuel leaks that can cause “ resToyotas Lexus luxury brand is recalling about 121,000 cars worldwide because of fuel leaks in the engine that can cause fires. The recall covers certain 2006 through 2013 IS350 cars, as well as the 2010 through 2014 IS350C, and the 2007 through 2011 GS350 and GS450h. All have 3.5-liter V6 gasoline engines. The Associated PressBy Sarah Skidmore SellThe Associated PressThe Trump administration may deliver on its promise to reduce a commonly used tax form to postcard size, but it does not shrink the workload for many Americans filling out their taxes.A draft copy of the new 1040 income tax form given to The Associated Press by a staffer on the Ways & Means Committee shows that the form will be reduced from two full pages to a double-sided half page. But the legwork to claim many popular deductions and provide other critical informa-tion has been moved to one of six accompanying worksheets.The postcard-sized form was a big selling point for the administration during its pro-motion of the divisive new tax law „ President Donald Trump even kissed a version of the postcard at one meeting to show his approval. Experts say that while the law does simplify the process for some Americans, many will still have to go through the same hoops to complete their taxes with this new format.The tax law greatly increases the standard deduction, mean-ing that millions of Americans will claim the deduction and skip the time-consuming process of itemizing on their taxes. The Tax Policy Center estimates that about 27 million fewer taxpayers will itemize under the new law.Taxpayers may still need to crunch the numbers to see if they should itemize or not. And 19 million filers will con-tinue to itemize, according to TPC, so they will still need to fill out one or more of the six additional forms.The supplemental paperwork would be needed to make common tax moves, such as a reporting an educator expense or claiming a deduction for interest paid on a student loan, as well as reporting childcare expenses and retirement savings con-tribution credits.Dont confuse creating a postcard with simplifying a tax filing. Its not the same thing at all,Ž said Howard Gleckman, a senior fellow at the Tax Policy Center.Gleckman said that most taxpayers are going to have to fill out one if not more of the new accompanying forms. And the new structure makes some beneficial components of tax law, such as the ability to claim the earned income credit „ which is designed to help low to moderate-income working people „ harder to find.The postcard is more of a concept than practice anyhow.The bulk of taxpayers complete their taxes online, meaning they still answer all the same questions regardless of how the paperwork is laid out. And unlike a postcard from vacation, those that fill out their taxes on a postcard will likely want to send it in an envelope to protect their private information on the document, such as their Social Security number.I am not sure this is going to make a whole lot of differ-ence,Ž Gleckman said.The Treasury was expected to unveil the new form this week and did not immediately comment on the draft document. The IRS also did not comment.A failure to dramatically simplify the tax filing process as promised may earn criticism from Democrats who might-ily opposed the $1.5 trillion tax plan, which cut taxes for many Americans but gave its biggest benefits to corporations and wealthy individuals.Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas, who is a member of the House Ways and Means Committee and a fierce critic of the tax law, said in a statement Tuesday that the postcard only adds needless complexity and confusion.ŽWhy stop at a postcard?Ž he said. (Why not) make it a postage stamp, with a cata-logue of schedules required to complete filing?ŽForm, not function?This image shows the front of the draft copy of the new 1040 income tax form. The draft given to The Associated Press by a staffer on the Ways & Means Committee shows that the form will be reduced from two full pages to one double-sided half page. [IRS VIA AP]

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DEAR ABBY: I have been married to "Oscar" for more than 30 years. He has been inattentive for more than 25 of those years. Over the last 15 years, I have found erectile dysfunction medications in his vehicles. Oscar claims he knows nothing about them. He lies constantly, even when the evidence is right in front of him. When I ask him if he is seeing other women, he claims to be impotent and tells me I am crazy. I had an affair at 55 to try to raise my self-esteem. I once was very beautiful and even now, at age 68, I look quite good. I have stayed with my husband out of habit in spite of his hurtful comments and lack of affection. Oscar has told me that if I need affection, "go get a job in a whorehouse." I have had three back surgeries in less than a year, and when I cry with pain, he gets annoyed and tells me to cut it out. He's a narcissist and not much to look at. He goes out of his way to please strangers to make himself look good, but when I need a hand, I'm a "b----," and my husband doesn't lift a nger. Advice, please! -UNHAPPY IN NEW YORK DEAR UNHAPPY: You have put up with this for how long? Your relationship with this man (I hesitate to call him a "husband") is clearly loveless. Instead of asking me for advice, look within and ask yourself, "Is this really the way I want to spend the rest of my life?" When the chips are down and you need Oscar's help, he not only turns his back but also calls you a b---for asking. Because you know he's cheating, hire a private detective for a month and nd out who with. Then talk to a lawyer about what your rights are as a wronged wife in New York.DEAR ABBY: My 35-year-old stepson has moved back into my home so many times I have lost count. I ask only that he keep his bedroom clean, himself clean, help around the house and look for work. He got married last January and was recently escorted to my home by the local police. His new wife had taken out a restraining order against him. I was unemployed for two years, but recently found a new job. It's a start, but things are tight nancially, and my wife had to assume the role of provider, which I dislike immensely. That's why I hate talking to her about this issue with her son. I have asked -pleaded -to no avail, and now have run out of polite ways to tell him to get out. I don't want him to feel unwelcome, but I'm feeling very used. -FEELING USED DEAR FEELING USED: Your feelings are accurate. And as much as you might hate it, talk to your wife about what her son is doing. At 35, he should have long been able to nd lodgings other than under your roof. By allowing her son to live (rent-free, I assume) under the conditions you have described, she's enabling it to continue for the foreseeable future. Unless changes are made, it could ruin your marriage. A rst step should be to set a date by which her adult son should move out and insist he get help for the issue that led to the restraining order. Dear Abby is written by Abigail Van Buren, also known as Jeanne Phillips, and was founded by her mother, Pauline Phillips. Contact Dear Abby at www.DearAbby.com or P.O. Box 69440, Los Angeles, CA 90069. How to play: Fill in the blank squares with the numbers 1 through 9 so that each horizontal row, vertical column and nine-square sub-grid contains no repeated numbers. Puzzles range in diculty from one to six stars. The solution to todays puzzle will be in tomorrows paper. YESTERDAYS SOLUTION BRIDGE CRYPTOQUOTE HOROSCOPES TODAY IN HISTORY DIVERSIONS Wife endures verbal abuse along with loveless marriage HAPPY BIRTHDAY FOR WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018:This year you can be very ery and active at times. At other times, you pull back and reect on issues nearly endlessly. This constant back-and-forth could be confusing for some people. On the other hand, those who understand you will nd this period extremely exciting. If you are single, the person you enjoy today could lose his or her charm in a year. Date, but do not commit. If you are attached, recognize the support you get from your signicant other. Try to make the giveand-take of this bond as even as possible. CAPRICORN challenges you but does not realize it.ARIES (MARCH 21-APRIL 19) You might feel pressured by what you need to act on. You will be able to absorb all the information you need if you can relax. Close your door and dig into the information you need to study. All eyes turn to you, no matter what you do or where you are. TAURUS (APRIL 20-MAY 20) You have had enough discussion about a key issue to determine which way you would like to go. The unexpected makes you aware of what no longer works for you. Be willing to listen to the other side of an argument. GEMINI (MAY 21-JUNE 20) Defer to others, as they seem to be able to inuence more people than you can. Your message gets through. Listen to what is being shared by others. A close one-on-one conversation not only feels good to you, but it also is good for you. CANCER (JUNE 21-JULY 22) You could feel as if certain matters are out of your control. Know that you might need to be less involved. Understand what is going on around you. Your sense of humor helps you make light of issues that head your way. This attitude serves you well. LEO (JULY 23-AUG. 22) You might be unusually vibrant. However, your way of dealing with a matter could be too challenging to another person. You tend to feel exhausted when relating to this person. Perhaps the time has come to let him or her call the shots. VIRGO (AUG. 23-SEPT. 22) Dont let your personal life stress you out to the point of not being able to function in other areas of your life. A loved one could be inordinately difcult. You have a way of becoming critical and fussy if the vibes are not warm around you. LIBRA (SEPT. 23-OCT. 22) You might want to talk through a problem with someone you feel is insightful. A partner or close associate could surprise you with the action he or she decides to take. When you get past your immediate response, youll feel OK with this persons choices.SCORPIO (OCT. 23-NOV. 21) Be smart and handle nancial matters rst. Later in the day, a key person in your life could take a very sudden and unexpected action. Open up a discussion that touches on your feelings about this person and his or her involvement in your life. SAGITTARIUS (NOV. 22-DEC. 21) You march into the day ready for anything, but by lunch you might feel overwhelmed by a money matter. Open up to unusual ideas. You know when you have gone too far. A solution could involve a change in your day-to-day life. CAPRICORN (DEC. 22JAN. 19) Youll want to deal with certain facts that you feel it is necessary to handle. Others could nd a certain topic depressing at best. Another approach could be to go along with an off-thewall suggestion. Be aware of the different desires of key people. AQUARIUS (JAN. 20-FEB. 18) You could be unconventional in how you deal with a certain situation. Others might distance themselves as a result. What is clear is that what you thought would happen did not occur. You cant always count on your crystal ball to tell you the future. PISCES (FEB. 19-MARCH 20) You have accepted a lot of responsibility. Now you will witness some of the reactions from that decision. You could be less than thrilled by what someone shares. You will see validity in this persons comments, so open up in a conversation. DailyCommercial.com | Wednesday, June 27, 2018 C7 TODAY IS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, the 178th day of 2018. There are 187 days left in the year. TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT IN HISTORY: On June 27, 1846, New York and Boston were linked by telegraph wires. ON THIS DATE: In 1922 the rst Newberry Medal, recognizing excellence in children's literature, was awarded to "The Story of Mankind" by Hendrik Willem van Loon. In 1944, during World War II, American forces liberated the French port of Cherbourg from the Germans. In 1957, Hurricane Audrey slammed into coastal Louisiana and Texas as a Category 4 storm; the ocial death toll from the storm was placed at 390, although a variety of state, federal and local sources have estimated the number of fatalities at between 400 and 600. In 1966, the Gothic soap opera "Dark Shadows" premiered on ABC-TV. In 1974, President Richard Nixon opened an ocial visit to the Soviet Union. In 1985, the legendary Route 66, which originally stretched from Chicago to Santa Monica, California, passed into history as ocials decertied the road. In 1990, NASA announced that a aw in the orbiting Hubble Space Telescope was preventing the instrument from achieving optimum focus. 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Pays weekly, Must have valid driv ers lic. DFWP. C a l l 3 5 2 3 1 4 3 6 2 5 S C H O O L B U S D R I V E R S N E E D E D I m m e d i a t e p o s i t i o n s a v a i l a b l e T r a i n i n g p r o v i d e d L a k e C o u n t y S c h o o l s T r a n s p o r t a t i o n 3 5 2 7 2 8 2 5 6 1 o r A p p l y o n l i n e : w w w l a k e k 1 2 f l u s T H E D A I L Y C O M M E R C I A L L A K E C O U N T Y S L E A D I N G N E W S P A P E R H A S R E C E N T L Y E X P A N D E D O P E R A T I O N S A N D H A S I M M E D I A T E O P E N I N G S A V A I L A B L E F O R N E W S P A P E R C A R R I E R S / I N D E P E N D E N T C O N T R A C T O R S This is a great opportunity to be your own boss and earn $800 to $1,800+ per month. Candidates must be reliable, have a valid driv er's license, proof of auto insur ance, and de pendable transporta tion. We have routes currently available in the fol lowing towns: C L E R M O N T M I N N E O L A A N D G R O V E L A N D Contract a route with us and you will earn $100 Sign on Bonus after 30 days. E m a i l u s a t : c a r r i e r s @ d a i l y c o m m e r c i a l c o m w i t h y o u r N a m e P h o n e N u m b e r a n d t h e c i t y y o u l i v e i n O r c a l l 3 5 2 3 6 5 8 2 6 5 W A R E H O U S E / P A R T S A S S E M B L E R F T ( s m a l l c o m p o n e n t s ) O r d e r f u l f i l l m e n t a n d b e a b l e t o m u l t i t a s k C o n t a c t : B r e n d a @ s k y b o l t c o m o r C a l l – 3 5 2 3 2 6 0 0 0 1 W I L L T R A I N T H E R I G H T P E R S O N F u l l o r P a r t t i m e 1 s t & 2 n d s h i f t s B e n e f i t s a f t e r 9 0 d a y s • M F G S P E C I A L I S T : Able to stand & work hands-on w/var ious ma chines. Will train. • M F G / P R O D U C T I O N M G R : Exp. w/managing, leading & supervising teams; production planning; prioritiz ing & re porting. • W A R E H O U S E S P E C I A L I S T : Able to work in fast-paced warehouse: pick, pack, ship, stock, cy cle count, etc. • A S S E M B L Y S P E C I A L I S T : Able to work hands-on to assemble parts and take on leadership tasks. F i l l o u t a p p l i c a t i o n a t : Q U A L T O O L 2 8 4 1 5 L a k e I n d u s t r i a l B l v d T a v a r e s o r s e n d r e s u m e t o : l y n n @ q u a l t o o l c o m D A I L Y C O M M E R C I A L C I R C U L A T I O N D E P A R T M E N T I N L E E S B U R G I S N O W H I R I N G F O R A P A R T T I M E C U S T O M E R S E R V I C E R E P R E S E N T A T I V E Can didate should have a good understanding of com puters and good com mu nica tion skills. Must be willing to work week ends and holi days. Must be willing to sub mit to a background check and drug test. P l e a s e s e n d r e s u m e t o : J e s s i c a h e r n a n d e z @ d a i l y c o m m e r c i a l c o m P A I N T E R S N O W ! E x p d 4 0 h r s g u a r a n t e e d 2 0 y r s w o r k i n t h e f u t u r e B e n e f i t P k g C o n s t a n t i n o P a i n t i n g C a l l 3 5 2 3 0 7 5 1 1 0 R O O F I N G C R E W E x p d i n M E T A L a n d T P O D F W P C a l l 3 2 5 3 1 4 3 6 2 5 2990 I S S E E K I N G M E D I C A L A S S I S T A N T S F O R T H E F O L L O W I N G P R A C T I C E C O U N T I E S ( O r a n g e S e m i n o l e & L a k e ) Florida Hospital Medical Group has outstand ing opportunities for F/T Medical Assist ants for our practice lo cations. The successful Medical As sis tant will provide appro priate care to pa tients within the scope of the Medi cal Practice Act. The successful candi date will also obtain clinical, fi nancial & demographic patient data and as sists in patient education. Re sponsi bilities also include assisting provid ers during the treat ment and exami nation of patients and admin isters proce dures and treatments as or dered by the provider. Performs front office duties as needed and as signed. High school grad uate or equivalent required. Graduate of a rec ognized Medical Assis tant pro gram preferred. 2+ years medical of fice experience preferred. Experience w/ computers and associated clini cal software pre ferred. Must be currently certi fied and maintain certification by one of the following: AAMA, AMCA, AMT, NAHP, NCCT, NCMA. Current valid CPR certi fication is re quired. Florida Hospital Medical Group of fers a competitive benefits package. P l e a s e s u b m i t y o u r r e s u m e v i a e m a i l t o : m e l i s s a h a r d y @ f l h o s p o r g o r c a l l 4 0 7 2 0 0 4 8 2 6 M E D I C A L R E C E P T I O N I S T L E E S B U R G F L Busy office, looking for an experienced front desk person. Duties incl. answering phones and scheduling ap point ments. F a x r e s u m e t o ( 3 5 2 ) 3 1 4 8 6 3 8 Q U A L I F I E D C A R E G I V E R S E X P D A L L S H I F T S I M M E D I A T E O P E N I N G C o m p l e t e b a c k g r o u n d c h e c k r e q d & C P R A p p l y i n p e r s o n S A V A N N A H M A N O R 1 0 2 7 W M A I N S T L E E S B U R G ( 3 5 2 ) 3 2 6 3 6 3 7 * P R I C E S R E D U C E D * T A V A R E S / D O R A C A N A L F U R N H O M E S F O R R E N T / L E A S E O P T I O N O R S A L E N O D O G S F r o m $ 5 9 9 / m o o r $ 5 2 9 9 C a l l 3 5 2 3 4 3 7 7 8 0 r i v e r e s t w a t e r f r o n t r e s o r t c o m F R U I T L A N D P A R K T W I N P A L M S M A R I N A 1 & 2 br. Mobiles newly renovated fully fur nished. All utilities in cluded. Weekly & Monthly rates. No Deposit Small dogs allowed. Old Florida Fish Camp with Convenience Store on prop erty. Pon toon/Boat Slip rentals. C a l l 3 5 2 7 8 7 4 5 1 4 L E E S B U R G S P A N I S H V I L L A G E P o o l g r e a t l o c a t i o n F u r n E f f i c i e n c y i n c l u d e s u t i l & c a b l e $ 7 3 5 / m o 2 b r / 1 b a $ 6 7 5 y o u p a y u t i l C a l l 3 5 2 7 2 8 5 5 5 5 U M A T I L L A F u r n 1 b r i n c l u d e s u t i l i t i e s $ 6 5 0 / m o + s e c u r i t y N o p e t s 3 5 2 2 5 0 4 7 1 1 * P R I C E S R E D U C E D * T A V A R E S / D O R A C A N A L F U R N H O M E S F O R R E N T / L E A S E O P T I O N O R S A L E N O D O G S F r o m $ 5 9 9 / m o o r $ 5 2 9 9 C a l l 3 5 2 3 4 3 7 7 8 0 r i v e r e s t w a t e r f r o n t r e s o r t c o m M O B I L E H O M E S F O R S A L E W / O W N E R F I N A N C E C L E R M O N T H W Y 5 0 ( B e f o r e G r o v e l a n d ) 2br/1ba from $500 down $400/mo A l s o A v a i l H a n d y m a n S p e c i a l ’ s 1 & 2br from ---$350/mo. & up * * * * * * * * * * * * L E E S B U R G L A K E G R I F F I N M H P 5 5 + N E W 2 / 2 f o r r e n t $ 7 5 0 / m o I n c l u d e s l a k e a c c e s s * * * * * * * * * * * * 4 0 7 5 4 7 9 3 9 4 o r 4 0 7 2 4 6 4 5 5 0 F o r o t h e r r e n t a l s 3 5 2 8 7 4 7 3 7 5 M O B I L E H O M E S F O R S A L E W / O W N E R F I N A N C E C L E R M O N T H W Y 5 0 ( B e f o r e G r o v e l a n d ) 2br/1ba from $500 down $400/mo A l s o A v a i l H a n d y m a n S p e c i a l ’ s 1 & 2br from ---$350/mo. & up * * * * * * * * * * * * L E E S B U R G L A K E G R I F F I N M H P 5 5 + N E W 2 / 2 f o r r e n t $ 7 5 0 / m o I n c l u d e s l a k e a c c e s s * * * * * * * * * * * * 4 0 7 5 4 7 9 3 9 4 o r 4 0 7 2 4 6 4 5 5 0 F o r o t h e r r e n t a l s 3 5 2 8 7 4 7 3 7 5 L E E S B U R G 2 / 1 5 c l o s e t o d o w n t o w n C o r n e r l o t p r i v a c y f e n c e r e m o d e l e d c o v e r e d p a r k i n g w / R V p a d $ 1 2 0 0 / m o f i r s t l a s t + s e c u r i t y C a l l ( 3 5 2 ) 5 3 0 6 8 9 9 * P R I C E S R E D U C E D * T A V A R E S / D O R A C A N A L F U R N H O M E S F O R R E N T / L E A S E O P T I O N O R S A L E N O D O G S F r o m $ 5 9 9 / m o o r $ 5 2 9 9 C a l l 3 5 2 3 4 3 7 7 8 0 r i v e r e s t w a t e r f r o n t r e s o r t c o m M O B I L E H O M E S F O R S A L E W / O W N E R F I N A N C E C L E R M O N T H W Y 5 0 ( B e f o r e G r o v e l a n d ) 2br/1ba from $500 down $400/mo A l s o A v a i l H a n d y m a n S p e c i a l ’ s 1 & 2br from ---$350/mo. & up * * * * * * * * * * * * L E E S B U R G L A K E G R I F F I N M H P 5 5 + N E W 2 / 2 f o r r e n t $ 7 5 0 / m o I n c l u d e s l a k e a c c e s s * * * * * * * * * * * * 4 0 7 5 4 7 9 3 9 4 o r 4 0 7 2 4 6 4 5 5 0 F o r o t h e r r e n t a l s 3 5 2 8 7 4 7 3 7 5 E U S T I S someone to share 2/2 home. Call 352-357-3367 M O U N T D O R A roommate desired, house. non-smoker. (Am woman into holistic & spirituality) $495 + util. text ms g 352-250-9408 * P R I C E S R E D U C E D * T A V A R E S / D O R A C A N A L F U R N H O M E S F O R R E N T / L E A S E O P T I O N O R S A L E N O D O G S F r o m $ 5 9 9 / m o o r $ 5 2 9 9 C a l l 3 5 2 3 4 3 7 7 8 0 r i v e r e s t w a t e r f r o n t r e s o r t c o m M O B I L E H O M E S F O R S A L E W / O W N E R F I N A N C E C L E R M O N T H W Y 5 0 ( B e f o r e G r o v e l a n d ) 2br/1ba from $500 down $400/mo A l s o A v a i l H a n d y m a n S p e c i a l ’ s 1 & 2br from ---$350/mo. & up * * * * * * * * * * * * L E E S B U R G L A K E G R I F F I N M H P 5 5 + N E W 2 / 2 f o r r e n t $ 7 5 0 / m o I n c l u d e s l a k e a c c e s s * * * * * * * * * * * * 4 0 7 5 4 7 9 3 9 4 o r 4 0 7 2 4 6 4 5 5 0 F o r o t h e r r e n t a l s 3 5 2 8 7 4 7 3 7 5 E U S T I S 3/2.5, 2 car garage, 9 yrs. old. 1500sf. living space. $299,000. Call 352-551-3504 * P R I C E S R E D U C E D * T A V A R E S / D O R A C A N A L F U R N H O M E S F O R R E N T / L E A S E O P T I O N O R S A L E N O D O G S F r o m $ 5 9 9 / m o o r $ 5 2 9 9 C a l l 3 5 2 3 4 3 7 7 8 0 r i v e r e s t w a t e r f r o n t r e s o r t c o m M O B I L E H O M E S F O R S A L E W / O W N E R F I N A N C E C L E R M O N T H W Y 5 0 ( B e f o r e G r o v e l a n d ) 2br/1ba from $500 down $400/mo A l s o A v a i l H a n d y m a n S p e c i a l ’ s 1 & 2br from ---$350/mo. & up * * * * * * * * * * * * L E E S B U R G L A K E G R I F F I N M H P 5 5 + N E W 2 / 2 f o r r e n t $ 7 5 0 / m o I n c l u d e s l a k e a c c e s s * * * * * * * * * * * * 4 0 7 5 4 7 9 3 9 4 o r 4 0 7 2 4 6 4 5 5 0 F o r o t h e r r e n t a l s 3 5 2 8 7 4 7 3 7 5 M O B I L E H O M E S F R O M $ 1 5 0 0 D O W N O N L Y O N E L E F T O w n y o u r o w n h o m e o n a n i c e q u i e t w e l l m a i n t a i n e d + 5 5 a n d o v e r p a r k i n E u s t i s F l e x i b l e p a y m e n t s f r o m $ 2 2 5 + $ 3 7 5 l o t r e n t a n d u t i l i t i e s 1 3 5 2 3 9 6 2 0 4 2 L A D Y L A K E 2 / 2 s m a l l 5 5 + M H P n e w l a m i n a t e f l o o r s s k y l i g h t s e n l a r g e w o r k s h o p a n d m o r e $ 1 6 9 0 0 ( 3 5 2 ) 7 7 5 9 8 0 9 F R O N T P O R C H R O C K E R ,w h i t e w i c k e r $ 1 0 0 C a l l ( 3 5 2 ) 3 8 3 0 5 1 2 C A P P U C C I N O M A C H I N E Krups, new. $ 40. Call ( 352 ) 323-3545 M I C R O W A V E 1000 watt Hamilton Beach $ 50 obo Call ( 352 ) 435-7305 R E F R I G E R A T O R Amana, works well. $ 100 Call ( 352 ) 408-4960 WATER COOLER 5 gallon bottle water on to p & frid g e. $ 40. ( 352 ) 250-2302 R O O F I N G G U N N A I L S 2 b o x e s 1 3 / 4 & 1 1 / 4 $ 3 0 ( 3 5 2 ) 5 5 1 4 9 2 1 C a n ’ t h o l d y o u r e s t a t e s a l e a t y o u r r e s i d e n c e d u e t o H O A r e s t r i c t i o n s ? V I L L A G E S E S T A T E L I Q U I D A T I O N S I N C s p e c i a l i z e s i n R E M O T E e s t a t e s a l e s C a l l 8 6 6 7 9 1 8 3 5 4 o r 3 5 2 2 8 8 1 0 8 5 w w w v i l l a g e s e s t a t e l i q u i d a t o r s c o m E U S T I S M a g n o l i a C i r c l e : Thurs. 8-12pm. Furn., patio furn., go-cart, mini-bike, Gheenoe, house hold items, jewelry, lg. unused make up kit, clothes juniors & y oun g men's and much more! E U S T I S G A R A G E / M O V I N G S A L E F r i & S a t 8 a m 6 p m 3 6 3 2 5 R a n c h R o a d ( 1 0 m i E o f E u s t i s o n 4 4 A ) A n t i q u e M a h o g a n y d r e s s e r & w a l l m i r r o r d r o p l e a f t a b l e / c h a i r s o a k p e d e s t a l d i n i n g t a b l e / c h a i r s l i v i n g r o o m e n d t a b l e s / l a m p s d i s h e s s i l v e r w a r e p o t s & p a n s C u s t o m w h e e l s / t i r e s l a w n / g a r d e n i n g e q u i p m e n s c l o t h i n g & m o r e E v e r y t h i n g m u s t g o F R U I T L A N D P A R K Sat. 7am 3pm., 35158 Watersedge Dr. Changing table, bassinet, baby food, baby clothes all ages, furn. & more. F R U I T L A N D P A R K Sat. 8am noon. 4128 Bair Ave, Household goods, Ladies plus size clothin g & y oun g mens clothin g L E E S B U R G Sat. 8am 1pm. St. Paul AME Church, 110 S. Lake St. Cloth ing, kitchen utensils furn. & lots more. L E E S B U R G Thurs. Sat. 7am 3pm. 2503 South St. Pe p p ertree A p ts. Communit y Sale. L E E S B U R G W e d T h u r s 8 a m 4 p m 2 2 0 4 K e u k a A v e 1 6 2 p c C r a f t s m a n T o o l s e t c M O U N T D O R A B o n a n z a E s t a t e / M o v i n g S a l e T h u r s S a t 8 a m 3 p m S o u t h w e s t c o r n e r o f W e s t 1 1 t h & O v e r l o o k C o n t e n t s o f h o u s e / g a r a g e & m a l l b o o t h T o o m u c h t o o l i s t M O U N T D O R A Thur. Sat. 9am 3pm. 1325 Holly Drive, off 19A.E S T A T E S A L E Antiques, mid-century & contemporary furniture. Franciscanware Star burst. Blenko, Viking & Pilgrim glass. Cast iron cookware. Kitchenware, bedding, linens. Purses, Christmas, outdoor/ lanai furn. More goods be ing dis cove r ed da il y Se llin g to t h e ba r e w a ll s D2 Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | DailyCommercial.com Looking for a Handyman?Check out theService Directory Find yourFurry Friend’s pet supplies in CLASSIFIEDS

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