GABBY BAQUERONEWS EDITORWindermere residents might soon notice an increase in their proper ty tax bills. Town Manager Robert Smith presented the towns proposed tentative budget for the 201819 fiscal year during a workshop Tuesday, July 24. Windermere Town Council members deliberated the longest on the funding, or lack thereof, needed for several infrastructure, sidewalk and road-improvement projects the town hopes to pursue in the future. The towns millage rate the lowest in Orange County has remained at 3.25 for the last four years. ObserverWINDERMEREYOU YOUR NEIGHBORS. YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD. FREE THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018ON DISPLAY Sheridan hosts rst Art with a Heart Gala. SEE PAGE 9. PRSRT STD ECRWSS US POSTAGE PAIDWINTER GARDEN, FL PERMIT NO. 81 *****************ECRWSSEDDM****Postal Customer Ears to youIN LOVING MEMORY SEE MILLAGE PAGE 6 Danielle HendrixThese four West Orange residents are part of the 80 regular contributors to the Walt Disney World Blanketeers. From left: Winter Garden residents Albert Intenzo, Debbie Weber and Kate St. Germain and Horizon West resident Victoria Hamilton.Among Walt Disney Worlds Blanketeers are four West Orange-area residents who love crafting and giving back to the community. SEE STORY ON PAGE 4.Windermere leaders discuss millage rate, town sloganFoundation remembers Caleb Solomon Williams at 5K. SEE 3. OBSERVER OFFICE IS MOVINGThe oce of the West Or ange Times & Observer and the Windermere Observer will operate from its new location starting Monday, Aug. 6. The new address is 661 Garden Commerce Parkway, Suite 180, o East Story Road, in Winter Garden. The phone number will remain the same: (407) 6562121. The community is invited to check out the new, modern oce space and enjoy coee and doughnuts at 8:30 a.m. Thursdays, Aug. 9, 16, 23 and 30.YOUR TOWN Luckiest guy at IsleworthPGA Professional Matthew Borchert qualied for the 100th PGA Championship. 11. REAL BLACK TIEOcials debated the merits of increasing the millage rate by .49 mills and modifying the towns slogan.GABBY BAQUERONEWS EDITOROrange County hosted a community meeting regarding a rezoning request for a 34.6acre site in Horizon West to be located south of Flamingo Crossings Boulevard and east If approved, the 34 acres in Horizon West would include 110 townhomes and 316 apartments .Developer proposes project near Avalon RoadSEE TOWNHOMES PAGE 4 VOLUME 3, NO. 42IN THIS ISSUE School and sports physicals New patients welcome Same day sick visits Immunizations ADHD evaluations Saturday appointmentswww.prempeds.comwww. Facebook.com/prempeds407-290-239410,000 W.Colonial Drive, Suite 390 Ocoee, Florida 34761(Inside Health Central Hospital) Board certied pediatricians Dr. Mark Gilchrist and Dr. Stephanie Crum have been keeping children healthy in Central Florida for over two decades. 177116 School and sports physicals New patients welcome Same day sick visits Immunizations ADHD evaluations Saturday appointmentswww.prempeds.comwww. Facebook.com/prempeds407-290-239410,000 W.Colonial Drive, Suite 390 Ocoee, Florida 34761(Inside Health Central Hospital) Board certified pediatricians Dr. Mark Gilchrist and Dr. Stephanie Crum have been keeping children healthy in Central Florida for over two decades. 202653 Board certified pediatricians Dr. Mark Gilchrist and Dr. Stephanie Crum have been keeping children healthy in Central Florida for over two decades.New patients welcome Same day sick visits Immunizations ADHD evaluations Saturday appointments Evening appointmentswww.prempeds.com www. Facebook.com/prempeds407-290-239410,000 W.Colonial Drive, Suite 390 Ocoee, Florida 34761(Inside Health Central Hospital) 257239
2 WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 Tired of suffering from joint pain? Mako minimally invasive surgery for hip and knee replacement offers important advantages over traditional surgery: More accurate implant positioning, resulting in a more natural-feeling joint following surgery. Patients typically experience rapid pain relief and a quick return to their active lifestyle. Mako joint replacement surgery for hips and knees is now available at Orlando Health Health Central Hospital. For more information, or to schedule a consultation, call 321.843.2001 or visit OrlandoHealth.com/Mako. Choose advanced joint replacement 281031 Pammies Sammies provides everything from sandwiches, burgers, flatbreads, soups, and salads that are made fresh every day with love.New Location Inside Dr. P Phillips YMCA7000 Dr. P Phillips Blvd, Orlando, FL 32819 407-730-3212 | www.pammiessammies.com | BREAKFAST LUNCH DINNER CATERING 281055 THURSDAY, AUG. 2SUMMER MOVIE SERIES: SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at the Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden. Enjoy a summer tradition with classic favorites. Tickets are $8. Gar dentheatre.org/movies. WEST ORANGE CHAMBER HOB NOB & STRAW POLL 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at Manheim Orlando, 11801 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee. Enjoy a barbecue dinner buet with beer and wine and take advantage of this chance to talk with candidates before the Aug. 28 Primary. Cost is $26 in advance, $36 at the door.SATURDAY, AUG. 4LAKEVIEW HIGH CLASS OF 1963 REUNION 5 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at the Winter Garden Elks Lodge, 700 Ninth St., Winter Garden. Reservations are required for this 55-year class reunion. For information, call Johnnie Horsley at (407) 464-1954 or (407) 925-6266.MONDAY, AUG. 6CANVAS WALL ART 4:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at the Southwest Library, 7255 Della Drive, Orlando. Brighten your walls with a stunning piece of art made with your very own creativ ity. Recommended for tweens and teens. (407) 835-7323. THURSDAY, AUG. 9CUISINE CORNER JUNIOR: POPT CANVAS 5 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 9, at the Windermere Library, 530 Main St. Celebrate all that is special about Pop-Tart: the lling, frost ing and sprinkles that dazzle our taste buds. Add your own twist as you use your imagination to make a blank canvas pop. Recommended for upper elementary, tweens and teens. (407) 8357323. WEST ORANGE REPUBLICAN WOMEN FEDERATED MEETING 11:30 a.m. meeting, noon buet lunch at the West Orange Country Club, 3300 West Orange Country Club Drive, Winter Garden. Guest speakers will be Republican candidates. Lunch is $20. RSVP to Rebecca Mellen, (407) 230-5968 or email@example.com.SATURDAY, AUG. 11BACKTOSCHOOL BIKE SAFETY RODEO 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Keenes Crossing Elementary School, 5240 Keenes Pheasant Drive, Windermere. The free event will include bicycle helmet ttings and safety inspections plus a half-mile bike course set up. Students are being encour aged to ride their bikes to the event. KCE students who arrive without a helmet will be given one. (407) 654-1351 WALK A MILE WITH A CHILD HEALTH FAIR 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. warm-up exercises and walk, 9 a.m. to noon health festival at Grace Bible Church, 801 Dorscher Road, Orlando. Hosted by the National Medical Association and the Central Florida Medical Society, the event includes health screenings, exhibits demonstrations, health and wellness talks, refreshments and more. Free. Orine Newton, (407) 810-1241 or Yolanda Fleming at (800) NMA-0554.MONDAY, AUG. 13 CENTRAL FLORIDA RAILWAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETING 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the Central Florida Railroad Museum, 101 S. Boyd St., Winter Garden. Richard Cronin will present First Planned Railroad in Orange County. Free. (407) 656-0559. CHOOSING A PUBLISHING PATH 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the Southwest Library, 7255 Della Drive, Orlando. Changes and new opportunities in the publishing industry have made it an exciting time to be an author but have also made it one of the most confusing. Hybrid author Sarah Nicolas, aka Aria Kane, will present the dierent publishing paths available and openly discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each. (407) 835-7323THURSDAY, AUG. 16AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP MEETING 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, in Building C, Room 204/206, at St. Lukes United Methodist Church, 4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Or lando. This support group is designed for parents of children/ teens on the Autism Spectrum Disorder. Share challenges, ideas, concerns, success stories and fellowship. A trained facilitator from UCF CARD of fers a brief topical lesson each month. Email firstname.lastname@example.org. org or call (407) 876-4991, Ext. 262, to register to attend. CANCER SUPPORT GROUP MEETING 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at St. Lukes United Methodist Church, 4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando. All faiths welcome. This support group is open to newly diagnosed cancer ghters, survivors, caregivers and spouses/partners. Meet ings include a time of sharing, spiritual and emotional support. Email email@example.com or call (407) 876-4991, Ext. 262, to register to attend. YOUR CALENDAR
WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 3 281048 rrfwww.eprealtors.com | 407-704-80304848 S Apopka Vineland, Ste 212 Windermere FL 32819Expand Your Real Estate Portfolio ERIC GUTIERREZSTAFF WRITERA Windermere man convicted of rape was sentenced to 45 years in prison Friday, July 27. Darryl Wayne Patterson, 51, was found guilty of attempted sexual battery and sexual battery with incapacitation during a jury trial in March. He was sentenced to 15 years in prison for the charge of attempted sexual battery and sentenced to 30 years for the sex ual battery charge. Both sentences will be served consecutively. We are pleased with the judges sentence of 45 years for the rapist, Darryl Patterson, Windermere Police Chief David Ogden wrote on Facebook. Our thoughts and prayers are still with the innocent victims he destroyed. Prior to passing the sentence, Judge Jenifer Harris heard from individuals who spoke on Patter sons behalf. I know that hell turn his life around, said Pattersons brother, Michael Reese. I know that hell do what he needs to do going for ward. The judge also heard from the victim of the case. I do find this extremely difficult to discuss the crime and the effects of it, the victim said. At times, I find it difficult to breath and experience anxiety attacks. I have nightmares and difficulty sleeping. Chief Assistant State Attor ney Deborah Barra also appeared before the judge to request that he receive the maximum sentence. He deserves the maximum sentence because he has earned the maximum sentence, Barra said. Mr. Patterson was best friends with his victim. We learned that she wanted to celebrate an event in her life, and she turned to him to share that occasion. And when they were in a bar and when she was feeling the effects of what she believes was a drug, she went to him to protect her, to help her because he was her friend. He didnt protect her. He raped her. Patterson was arrested on rape charges in June 2016, but the case goes back a number of years. In 2012, a woman who lived with and had a romantic relationship with Patterson turned in a collection of videotapes to the Orange County Sheriffs Office. She told investigators she took the tapes when she moved out of Pattersons home and viewed a portion of one of them. The tapes appeared to show Patterson engaging in sexual acts with a woman who appeared to be unconscious or drugged, according to Pattersons search warrant. Orange County investigators turned the tapes over to the Windermere Police Department after it learned some of the crimes occurred in Pattersons Winder mere home. However, the departments investigators, operating under different leadership, deter mined the case as unfounded, and the tapes sat in a storage shed until they were rediscovered in late December 2014. Around the time of the rediscovery, Patterson came into the Windermere Police Department to report he had been a victim of fraud. An officer recognized Patterson from the tapes, and Windermere Police Detective John Allen who recently started working for WPD at the time began look ing into the incidents. In February 2015, Patterson was brought in for questioning. About a month later, he attempted to assault another woman. After that incident and in addition to the tapes police were able to execute a search warrant on his home. A search of his home revealed additional tapes, and Patterson was arrested thereafter. Two women accused Patter son of rape throughout his trial; however, he was only convicted of charges involving one of the victims because the four-year statute of limitations had passed before he was arrested in June 2016.Windermere rapist gets maximum sentenceDarryl Wayne Patterson has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. Patterson In memory of Caleb Solomon Williams, who died at nearly 8 years old from T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma, his namesake foundation hosted the annual Caleb Solomon Williams BELAC Foundation Annual 5K Fun Run Saturday, July 28, at Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake. Posters featuring the names and faces of children who are either battling or have lost their lives to cancer lined the walkways, and health-related vendors oered resources such as free mammograms and massages. Participants also were treated to breakfast and music from radio station Star 94.5. DANIELLE HENDRIXCalebs cause Shanel Butler, Lorraine Dean, Loretta Broome-Moore, Darlene Hampton and Latonya Ginetta represented the Sisters Network. Alvin Cotton sat by a poster featuring Caleb and his friends. Posters featuring the names and faces of children who are either bat tling or have lost their lives to cancer lined the walkways. Amperell Williams, Caleb Williams mother, showed o her amazing, green-and-gold outt. ONLINESee more at OrangeObserver.com
4 WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 of Avalon Road. The meeting took place Tuesday, July 25, at Keenes Crossing Elementary, where area residents learned more details about the applicants request. The applicant Kathy Hatt away who represents property owner Titan Western Beltway LLC, has requested the county to rezone the property from Citrus Rural District (A-1) to Planned Development (PD) to make way for a proposed 110 townhomes and 316 rental apartments. According to site plans, the proposed density of the parcel where the apartments would be con structed is 24 units per acre, and the maximum allowed density is 25 units per acre. And the proposed density for the parcel envisioned to be used for townhomes is nine units per acre, although the maximum allowed is 10 units per acre. Hattaway said the proper ty owner has not yet selected a builder and no information about the building heights and square footage is yet available, because the request is still in the initial stages of the countys per mit process. Hattaway emphasized the property will adhere to open-space requirement and the property owner is not requesting anything that differs from the Horizon West Comprehensive Plan or strict design standards. If the permit process proceeds without any delays, construction is expected to begin in 18 months, Hattaway added. Area residents at the community meeting asked how many students the development might bring and what is being done to address ongoing traffic issues in the area, which they feared may be exacer bated with all the coming development. County officials said based on Orange County Public Schools student-generation rates, the development is expected to bring about 125 children in total: 89 from the apartment homes and 36 from the townhomes. Hattaway said the property owner also received approval from OCPS to build and agreed to pay school-mitigation fees, which OCPS uses toward the cost of building new schools or renovating existing campuses. And in response to traffic con cerns, Orange County Commissioner Betsy VanderLey said about 1,000 new residents are moving into Central Florida each week, but state law prevents local gov ernments from refusing an application from a developer because of road-capacity issues.DANIELLE HENDRIXBLACK TIE EDITORFour West Orange-area resi dents are among many who spend their days helping make the magic happen at Walt Disney World. For some, that entails caring for animals at Animal Kingdom. For others, it involves any of the numerous roles in the theme parks, from merchandise and retail sales to character attendants or engineering. But the magic doesnt always come from the mouse: Sometimes, it comes from a set of hands and a pair of knitting needles. They are Disney cast members, but theyre also known as the Blanketeers.BIRTH OF THE BLANKETEERSAround 2008, there were small pockets of cast members who enjoyed crafting on their lunch hours, said cast member and Winter Garden resident Debbie Weber. It was around that time the VoluntEARS program which arranges volunteer activities around the community for cast members to participate in changed from yellow to white shirts. Some decided to reach out to the crafters to see if they had any use for the old fabric. As it turned out, the crafters did: They turned the old shirts into crocheted pet beds to donate to local animal shelters and rescues. With that, they took a page from Californias Disneyland Blanketeers group and created the Walt Disney World Blanketeers. About 80 Blanketeers con tribute on a regular basis, and about 200 total will contribute from time to time or participate in monthly boxing events, where all of the crafts are shipped out to local charities. Each Blanketeer brings his or her own talent and skill to the table. Some are craftier than others and take on the sewing, knitting, crocheting and quilting tasks. Others contribute by cutting up material, braiding, tying knots and packing or delivering the finished products. We have a group known as corporate citizenship, a group within Team Disney that helps us determine what we can send out to charities, said Winter Gar den resident Albert Intenzo. We have caps, scarves, blankets, large blankets for families and smaller blankets for infants, booties, shawls and more. They work with charities to determine what they need, but it doesn't always hold us back from creating other things. Crafts and projects range from blankets, quilts and cold-weather clothing to pet beds, dog tug toys and pillows. Additionally, Winter Garden resident Kate St. Germain, Webers mother, loves creating walker bags out of pillowcases for purple martins. Ive been with the company for 14 years ago and my daughter Deb introduced me to VoluntEARS, St. Germain said. We've done, because of her interest in animals, the bags for the purple martins research and the surgical masks for the Gorilla Rehab center in Africa. (And) when I started to do the quilts I thought, Well, when I get to be a little old lady in a nursing home I hope someone gives me a quilt. In 2017 the Walt Disney World Blanketeers produced and distributed more than 8,500 items. Their most recent shipment comprised 21 boxes bound for 15 different organizations; however, Intenzo said, the group has had as many as 40 boxes shipped at a time. When we meet, its on our lunch or after our shifts, Intenzo said. Its volunteer time, its not on the clock, and its people giv ing their own time and sometimes their own materials. We up-cycle as much as we can, so if costuming is changing something out they bring it to us first to repur pose instead of incinerating. As of July 26, the group has donated more than 4,300 items this year. It averages about 700 items a month, and the members hope to break last years 8,500 mark. Theres a pride in know ing were maintaining skills and increasing the number of people who know how to do these things, Weber said. These are wonder ful crafting skills we not only get to learn ourselves but then teach others how to do. I think theres a different quality to something thats handmade.PAYING IT FORWARDEach Blanketeer has his or her own story of involvement with the group. For Horizon West resident Victoria Hamilton, it began last fall when there was a charity request for about 150 baby hats. I crocheted forever and my friend was part of the group; when they sent out the call for the caps I said, I can make baby hats, Hamilton said. I ended up mak ing 30 hats or something. I came to the meeting to turn them in and the rest is history. So far this year, I have over 200 volunteer hours (logged). It was the baby hats that got me hooked. Weber has been with Walt Disney World for more than 25 years and was one of the original Blanketeers. Intenzo said he got involved when he saw Sabine Jeunette, one of the coordinators of the Walt Disney World Blanketeers, sitting out front crocheting. I used to (crochet) years ago but had stopped and she said, Come on Thursday, Intenzo said. I met with her and picked it back up, and that has to be about five years ago. There is a special Blanketeers project for just about every organization or charity that requests one, from homeless shelters and military care packages to animal shelters and social workers. Hamiltons personal favorite projects are the baby hats, which are a good way to use excess yarn from a blanket or square project. Weber loves making things for animals, whether that be crocheted pet beds or tug toys. She also makes contact with Disneys textile-service department to get the old clothes needed to make them. St. Germain enjoys quilting and sewing, and Intenzo is partial to blankets. He also is nifty with learning new techniques and creating his own patterns. Albert truly has the Disney talent, Weber said. Walt Disney envisioned this goal and could make it a reality, and I think thats what he does with the creations he makes. He has the ability to think, How do I get there and make that (project) become a reality? Whats more, Disney rewards its volunteers logged hours with grants, which they can donate to a chosen charity. I love it I don't feel as though I have that many opportunities in my life to give back, and I work a full-time gig and its difficult to find time to do things where Im not necessarily stepping away from my family, Intenzo said. I can do this and be at home, so for me thats my thing. I love the opportunity to give something back without taking away form something else. I think about it as pay-it-for ward, Hamilton said. I have joy to make this item and put it out into the world and hope it brings joy to someone else.If you can dream it ...Townhomes, apartments planned Danielle HendrixThese tug toys for dogs are braided with old T-shirt material.When I started to do the quilts I thought, Well, when I get to be a little old lady in a nursing home I hope someone gives me a quilt. Kate St. Germain WINDERMERE OBSERVER The Windermere Observer (USPS 687-120) is published weekly for $40 per year ($50 outside of Orange County) by the Observer Media Group, 720 S. Dillard St., Winter Gar den, Florida 34787. Periodical postage paid at Winter Garden, Florida. POSTMASTER send address changes to the Windermere Observer, 720 S. 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WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 7 Our newest Schwab branch, now open in Clermont.We are pleased to announce the opening of our new Independent Branch in Clermont. Financial guidance you can trust is now just around the corner. Drop by our local branch and see how we can support you. Come in and pull up a chair. Or call (352) 404-5238.2018 Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. (Schwab) All rights reserved. Member SIPC. MWD101534-14 (1211-8090) (6/18) Michael S. Wytiaz, CFP Independent Branch Leader and Financial Consultant Clermont Independent Branch 1600 Hancock Road, Suite C Clermont, FL 34711 (352) 404-5238 schwab.com/clermont Windermere Independent Branch 4848 S. Apopka Vineland Rd. Suite 204 Orlando, FL 32819 (407) 909-0485 schwab.com/windermere 16 00 Hancoc k Road Holly Berr y Circle 50 50 Hancock RoadHooks StreetBond StreetHolly Berr y Circle 281088 407-656-6444 13906 West Colonial Drive, Winter Garden, FL Buying your new RV from Giant Recreation World gives you the best package receive the Top 50 Dealer Award in all of central Florida. Only Giant Recreation World offers the VIP Camping Club, Lifetime Warranty and Priority RV Network. Visit our climate-controlled showroom today and see all of the answers we have for you! Summers calling. 2018 COACHMEN CLIPPER/VIKING $122 mo. 120 mos WAS $17,500 NOW $12,995 SAVE $4,500SEE STORE FOR DETAILS Exit 272 from FL Turnpike GiantRecreationWorld.com WG _July_1.indd 3 6/29/18 5:27 PM 281000 276686 Oakes Animal Hospital celebrates grand openingDozens gathered at Oakes Animal Hospital Sat urday, July 28, for the new veterinary clinics grand-opening celebration. Located at 11101 Roberson Road in Winter Garden, the clinic is owned and operated by Dr. TJ Oakes and his wife, Lisa. Festivities included a barbecue lunch, appearances from Polka Dogz Pet Rescues adoptable dogs and tours of the animal hospital. DANIELLE HENDRIX Dr. TJ and Lisa Oakes were all smiles with camera-shy Chase, left, and Connor. Denise Tutas carried around Chuckie and Astro Boy. ONLINESee more at OrangeObserver.com
8 WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 CHURCH DIRECTORY Advertise your Services or Events on this page weekly.This page appears weekly in the Windermere Observer and online at orangeobserver.com.To advertise in the Church Directory call 407-656-2121 or email AdvertiseNow@orangeobserver.com281057EPISCOPALCHURCH OF THE ASCENSION 4950 S. Apopka-Vineland Rd., Orlando Sun.Serv 8:30am, 10:30am, 5:30pm. 407-876-3480 www.ascension-orlando.org NONDENOMINATIONALHAVEN OF GRACE BIBLE CHURCH 13520 Foxcrest Blvd. Winter Garden, FL 34787 Services 9:30 and 10:30AM 407-952-0510 Interested in a Montessori Education, with a Christian Worldview, for your preschool child? Learn more now by emailing Preschool Director Ginger Allen at ginger@MatthewsHopeMinistries.org 407.905.9500740 9th St., Winter Garden, FL 34787 MatthewsHopeMinistries.orgwww.facebook.com/MatthewsHopeFirmFoundation/Please come out and meet our staff and take a tour of the facility. PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-6 NOW ENROLLING! 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WOCC has hosted its Hob Nob and Straw Poll every two years for decades, said chamber President Stina DUva. We really do want our business members and the greater West Orange community to know who the candidates are and to get to meet them face to face, DUva said. Attendees also will cast votes during the straw poll. Everyone, including the candidates and their campaign workers, receives a ballot. Whether Democrat, Republican or no party affiliation, each person gets one vote. WOCCs straw poll uses official tabulation equipment from the Supervisor of Elections office, and its ballot is custom-made, because it also includes positions that arent necessarily located directly in the West Orange area.PARTICIPANTSU.S. REP., DISTRICT 10 Val DemingsSTATE REP., DISTRICT 44 Margaret Melanie Gold Geraldine Thompson ATTORNEY GENERAL OF FLORIDA Ashley MoodyFLORIDA COMMISSIONER OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES Matt Caldwell Denise GrimsleyORANGE COUNTY MAYOR Pete Clarke Jerry Demings Rob PanepintoORANGE COUNTY SHERIFF Jose Joe Lopez John MinaORANGE COUNTY COMMISSION, DISTRICT 2 Mark Allen Byrd Christine MooreO.C. COMMISSION, DISTRICT 3 Pete Crotty Bobby Lance Eric Rollings Mayra UribeO.C. COMMISSION, DISTRICT 4 Susan MakowskiO.C. SCHOOL BOARD CHAIR Matthew Fitzpatrick Teresa Jacobs Nancy RobbinsonORANGE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD, DISTRICT 1 Angie GalloORANGE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD, DISTRICT 2 Chadwick HardeeORANGE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD, DISTRICT 3 Linda KobertORANGE COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD, DISTRICT 7 Chan-Denise Budhoo Melissa Mitchell Byrd Eric SchwalbachNINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDGE, GROUP 15 Jerey Lee Ashton Howard D. FriedmanNINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDGE, GROUP 26 Tom YoungNINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDGE, GROUP 41 Dean Fredrick MosleyCOUNTY JUDGESHIP GROUP 11 Adam K. McGinnis Doricia Dori Miller RivasORANGE COUNTY REPUBLI CAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Kenneth DwyerSOIL AND WATER, DISTRICT 4 Derek RyanChamber to host 2018 Hob Nob and Straw Poll IF YOU GOHOB NOB & STRAW POLL WHEN: 5 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2 WHERE: Manheim Orlando, 11801 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee COST: $36 per person at the door (includes dinner, bever ages and a vote in the straw poll) INFORMATION: wochamber.com/chamber_events/ hob_nob
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12 WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 State Farm, Bloomington, IL Family. Friends. Community. Were all in this together.1211007Shannon Till, Agent Fowlers Grove 3279 Daniels Rd Winter Garden, FL 34787 Toll Free: 855-742-1591 www.shannontill.com State Farm has a long tradition of being there. Thats one reason why Im proud to support West Orange county.. Get to a better State. State Farm, Bloomington, IL Family. Friends. Community. Were all in this together. 1211007Shannon Till, Agent Fowlers Grove 3279 Daniels Rd Winter Garden, FL 34787 Toll Free: 855-742-1591 www.shannontill.com State Farm has a long tradition of being there. Thats one reason why Im proud to support West Orange county.. Get to a better State. State Farm, Bloomington, IL Family. Friends. Community.Were all in this together. 1211007 Shannon Till, Agent Fowlers Grove 3279 Daniels Rd Winter Garden, FL 34787 Toll Free: 855-742-1591 www.shannontill.comState Farm has a long tradition of being there. Thats one reason why Im proud to support West Orange county.. Get to a better State. Shannon Till, AgentFowler Groves 3279 Daniels Road Winter Garden, FL 34787 Toll Free: 855-742-1591 www.shannontill.com Hablamos EspaolAthlete of the Week Sponsored by...278860 What were your expectations going into the U.S. Amateur Qualifier? You can never expect to qualify for a big tournament like this. There are so many good players especially in Florida so all you can do is play your best and see what happens. It was very exciting to make the cut. My heart was pumping, and once I saw that it was enough, I couldnt get a smile off my face. How excited are you for the experience of playing the U.S. Amateur at Pebble Beach? Pebble Beach has been a course Ive always wanted to play my dad and I have been talking about it (for a while). My mental approach is going to be like other tournaments. Im just going to have fun with it; its a pleasure to be there. What do you enjoy about playing for the varsity team at Windermere Prep? Theres definitely a lot of spirit, and we help each other out. Thats what I like about my team at Windermere Prep. We always look for what we can improve on, help each other in that scenario and go out, play courses and have fun with it. Its great. Who is your favorite golfer? Im a little biased here because Im Swedish, but Henrik Stenson. I love his confidence when he goes out there. Ive actually talked to him in person, and hes a great guy. I love the way he plays golf courses. Of which accomplishment on the golf course are you most proud? Winning the state championship. The year before we did it, we had a really good shot at it, and we lost by a few shots. The next year, we knew we could do it, and all we needed to do was keep our composure on a difficult course and thats exactly what we did. What is your favorite area of study in school? Math and entrepreneurship. Im a big math guy, always have been. Entrepreneur ship is one of the classes they give at the school, and I just find everything about it very interesting. Mr. (Gary) Conroy always gives different perspectives its not always, This is right, this is wrong. How much do you appreciate the support of your parents? I admire my parents, for sure, because theyll always stick with me through any situation good or bad. ... Theyre always there to support me. Can you tell us about your mental approach to the game? Mentally, golf is difficult, but what helps me is having a routine. Bad shots happen, and you go back to that routine, move on to the next shot its a brandnew shot. Thats what helps me. STEVEN RYZEWSKI SPORTS SPOTLIGHTA senior at Windermere Prep, Eric Berggren was part of the Lakers golf team that won the FHSAA Class 1A State Championship in 2016. The latest accomplishment for this standout was of a more individual nature: Berggren placed third at a qualifying event for the U.S. Amateur. The 2018 U.S. Amateur Championship will take place Aug. 13 to 19 in Pebble Beach, California.SPONSORED BY SHANNON TILLSTATE FARM IN FOWLER GROVESEric Berggren THE BASICSAGE: 17 SCHOOL: Windermere Prep YEAR: Senior HEIGHT: 6-foot-2 GPA: 4.27 COLLEGE COMMITMENT: Indiana BIRTHPLACE: Charlotte grow up in this area Ive lived in the area since 1988, and I didnt go through the gates at Isleworth until I got the job in 2012. As a PGA professional, Borcherts day-to-day responsibilities include heading up the golf instruction available at Isleworth. He teaches lessons and helps coordinate the golf-related services available to members. One of the perks of being a PGA professional, though, is that they have their own tour naments, culminating in the PGA Professional Championship. That event took place in June in Seaside, California. The top 20 PGA Professionals from that event punched a ticket to the PGA Championship one of professional golfs four majors. Borchert finished the event in Seaside as one of four golfers tied for 12th place at two-overpar, which was just enough to make the cut. With that, he now will have the opportunity to compete alongside the biggest names in golf at the 100th PGA Championship, set to take place Aug. 9 to 12 at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. A professional golfer for 12 years before he transitioned into instruction, Borchert said he appreciated the opportunity to be in the thick of a big tour nament with high stakes once again. Its funny how all the juices start flowing and how you want to be competitive among all your peers now, Borchert said. I kind of felt like if I just played my steady game, then I was capable of finishing in the top 20. Im really excited for my son to be there (at the PGA Championship) and maybe see Tiger (Woods). The PGA Championship will be Borcherts second experience playing a major. Ironically, both opportunities came after he walked away from pro golf. In 2016, he accomplished a lifelong dream of qualifying for the U.S. Open when it was at Oakmont Country Club in Pittsburgh. Given that prior experience and what he said is an improved outlook on the game thanks to life as a father (his son, Harrison, is 5) Borchert is optimistic his trip to St. Louis will be an enjoyable one. I kind of feel like, going into this one, I wont be so awestruck by the size of the event, Borchert said. Im really look ing forward to it, and Im excited to play, because I havent been on this kind of stage in a couple (of) years. After a strong high-school golf career at Dr. Phillips from 1991 to 1995, Borchert played collegiately for the University of North Florida, turning professional afterward. He played professional golf for 12 years after that on the PGA Tour and the Web.com Tour, with limited success. Borchert said his best season on the PGA Tour was 2009, but even that relative success included examples of the issues that plagued his professional career. For instance, after shooting a career-low 66 in the first round of the John Deere Classic in 2009 a score that had him in contention he followed it up with rounds of 72, 72 and 75 to finish 65th, overall. That event kind of gives you an idea of how my career went, Borchert said. Mentally, I couldnt get out of my way or let a bad hole go. Time and perspective have helped the Dr. Phillips alum to improve in that area. Although he says he still doesnt boast a perfect temperament out on the links, Borchert said his work as a PGA professional work where men and women who are very successful in other realms come to him to become better golfers has helped his confidence. It made me realize that I was pretty good and that its just a game, Borchert said, reflecting on how teaching golf has helped evolve his outlook. Theyre having fun making 7s, 8s and 9s (on a hole) and I was always so bent over trying to make par or birdie. Its given me a new perspective on golf. After all, life is good. Borchert and his wife, Julie, who he met while at Dr. Phillips High, have a home near Lake Whitney Elementary in Winter Garden. Plus, as he will tell you, hes got a pretty great day job. Im working at the place I always wanted to play, Borchert said.Windermere-based Orlando Area Rowing Society had two teams compete at the 2018 USRowing Youth National Championships in June in California. The three-day event took place June 8 to 10 on Lake Natoma in Gold River. The Mens 8+ and the Womens 4+ boats each placed second at the Southeast Regionals earlier this summer in Sarasota to earn a bid to attend Youth Nationals. In California, the Womens 4+ boat placed 11th in the nation, and the Mens 8+ boat placed 23 in the nation. The womens boat included Samantha Sizelove, Savannah Sellers, Destiny Scott, Meagan Goldsmith, Jessie Woy and Katie McMullen (alternate). The mens boat included Jared Eck wielen, Jack Kiely, Max Moltzan, Ryan McKinney, Nathan Kohl, Tim Miller, Valentine Lindsay, Andy Baker, Owen Villanueva and Cameron McElwee (alter nate). STEVEN RYZEWSKIOARS BOATS SHINE AT NATIONALS Big stage awaits BorchertCONTINUED FROM PAGE 11Courtesy photo
WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 13 Dont miss this Special SectionFor more information or to advertise please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 407-656-2121 All ads are FULL C O L O RSpecial Tab Section Publishes August 23 Ad submission deadline August 13281647 rf nrrtbrfnt tbnf brfntt tn ttrtrrfntFOOTBALL www.FloridaRushSoccer.com 279751 STEVEN RYZEWSKISENIOR SPORTS EDITORThe Storm Select U-14 girls lacrosse team, a local travel team based in the Windermere area, is on the road to Delaware. The team is one of just 24 teams spanning three age divisions that has been invited to the 10th annual US Lacrosse Nationals. The three-day event will take place Aug. 3 to 5 at the DE Turf Sports Complex in Frederica, Del. For Ann Bomleny, overall director of Storm Select Lacrosse and the varsity head coach at Windermere High, the achievement by one of the travel programs teams is a milestone. To qualify for (Nationals) is a pretty big deal in terms of the number of tournaments you have to win or place highly in to be considered, Bomleny said. It certainly represents well for the caliber of our players. The team has been training together since January and consists of players predominately from Orange and Seminole counties, including three Morgan Gustovich, Mackenzie Morse and Gaby Castro from the immediate Windermere area. The team is coached by head coach Casey Perales and assistant coach Emily Noel. Teams received invitations after earning points at several of 50-plus qualifier tournaments, hosted by 15 sanctioned tournament partners of US Lacrosse, during the 2017-18 season. In addition to a unique experience, the Storm Select U-14 team will get a chance to measure itself against the best in the country. It is the only team from Florida and will compete in the 14U Division against three teams from New York, two from New Jersey, and one team each from Virginia, Maryland and Minnesota. As a team from a state such as Florida, where the game of lacrosse is still growing, it will be an exciting opportunity to compete against teams where the sport has a richer history. I think this is going to be a real ly big, exciting challenge for them to compete against a high level of play against their peers from the Northeast, Bomleny said. This will be a good opportunity for them to rise to the occasion. Storm Select U-14 will begin play at US Lacrosse Nationals Aug. 3, with games at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Synthesis Multimedia Productions will livestream each divisions championship game on the US Lacrosse Facebook, Twitter and YouTube channels. More information is available at uslacrossenationals. com.Local girls LAX team headed to NationalsThe Storm Select U-14 girls lacrosse team will compete in the 10th annual US Lacrosse Nationals this weekend in Delaware.MEET THE GIRLS OF STORM SELECT U14Gaby Castro Soa Chepnick Joy Coey Isabella Eby Riley Fisher Carly Grey Morgan Gustovich Evelyn Kitchin Katie Lind Zoey Lind Hayley Lounsberry Lauren Kraus Katie Moon Mackenzie Morse Peyton Perales Jenna Skibbe Samantha Swanovich Sophia Torres Kendyl Vigie Coaches: Emily Noel Casey Perales Courtesy photoThe girls of the Storm Select U-14 team were rewarded for strong play over the past few months with an invitation to US Lacrosse Nationals.
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WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 17 281384 1st Place winner 2016 GOBA Parade of Homes 1st Place winner 2016 HBA Parade of Homes Florida Green Building Coalition Member and Platinum Level BuilderBUILDING ON YOUR LOT, OAKLAND PARK & BLUE SPRING RESERVEVISIT OUR WEBSITE or CALL FOR MORE INFORMATIONwww.jjbuilding.com 407-476-7520BUILDING CUSTOM HOMES SINCE 1976 AWARDS A home in the Isleworth community near Windermere topped all West Orangearea residential realestate transactions from July 20 to 27. The home at 9826 Lake Louise Drive, Winder mere, sold July 25, for $2.8 million. Built in 1991, it has four bedrooms, three-and-one-half baths, a pool and 4,644 square feet on Lake Louise. The price per square foot is $602.93.DR. PHILLIPSBAY LAKES AT GRANADAThe home at 8116 Jozee Circle, Orlando, sold July 20, for $294,900. Built in 1980, it has four bedrooms, two baths and 1,907 square feet. The price per square foot is $154.64.CITRUS CHASEThe townhouse at 8361 Citrus Chase Drive, Orlando, sold July 24, for $215,000. Built in 1983, it has two bedrooms, two baths and 1,195 square feet. The price per square foot is $179.92.SAND LAKE POINTThe home at 7824 Pointview Circle, Orlando, sold July 23, for $405,000. Built in 1988, it has four bedrooms, three baths, a pool and 2,254 square feet. The price per square foot is $179.68. The home at 7626 Pointview Circle, Orlando, sold July 23, for $394,900. Built in 1988, it has four bedrooms, three baths, a pool and 2,223 square feet. The price per square foot is $177.64. The home at 10169 Pointview Court, Orlando, sold July 26, for $385,000. Built in 1994, it has four bedrooms, three baths and 2,535 square feet. The price per square foot is $151.87.GOTHACITRUS OAKS LANDINGThe condo at 1265 Melontree Court, No. 1265, Gotha, sold July 20, for $195,000. Built in 2001, it has three bedrooms, two baths and 1,260 square feet. The price per square foot is $154.76.HORIZON WESTEDEN ISLEThe home at 13921 Florigold Drive, Windermere, sold July 25, for $429,900. Built in 2002, it has four bedrooms, three baths, a pool and 3,059 square feet. The price per square foot is $140.54.LAKE SAWYER SOUTHThe townhouse at 12824 Salomon Cove Drive, Windermere, sold July 20, for $244,000. Built in 2009, it has three bedrooms, two-and-one-half baths and 1,644 square feet. The price per square foot is $148.42. The townhouse at 7761 Moser Ave., Windermere, sold July 23, for $239,900. Built in 2011, it has three bedrooms, two-andone-half baths and 1,670 square feet. The price per square foot is $143.65.LAKES OF WINDERMEREThe home at 6934 Mapperton Drive, Windermere, sold July 20, for $415,000. Built in 2005, it has five bedrooms, four-andone-half baths and 3,735 square feet. The price per square foot is $111.11. The home at 6918 Duncaster St., Windermere, sold July 20, for $334,000. Built in 2006, it has four bedrooms, twoand-one-half baths and 2,690 square feet. The price per square foot is $124.16.RESERVE AT BELMEREThe home at 11009 Belmere Isles Court, Windermere, sold July 20, for $455,000. Built in 2002, it has four bedrooms, three baths, a pool and 2,551 square feet. The price per square foot is $178.36.SUMMERPORTThe home at 4436 Indian Deer Road, Windermere, sold July 20, for $484,900. Built in 2006, it has six bedrooms, six baths, a pool and 3,637 square feet. The price per square foot is $133.32. The home at 4954 Wise Bird Drive, Windermere, sold July 20, for $382,000. Built in 2003, it has four bedrooms, twoand-one-half baths, a pool and 2,882 square feet. The price per square foot is $132.55.VINEYARDSThe home at 13718 Ingelnook Drive, Windermere, sold July 26, for $366,000. Built in 2014, it has five bedrooms, three baths and 3,006 square feet. The price per square foot is $121.76.WESTSIDE VILLAGEThe home at 11531 Charnock Drive, Windermere, sold July 25, for $327,295. Built in 2018, it has four bedrooms, two-andSNAPSHOTTotal Sales: 91 High Sale Price: $2.8 million Low Sale Price: $85,000 REO/Bank Owned: One Auction/REO: One REAL ESTATE redn.comThis Isleworth home, at 9826 Lake Louise Drive, Windermere, sold July 25, for $2.8 million. It oers 101 waterfront feet on Lake Louise. MILLIONPLUS TRANSACTIONS ISLEWORTH. The home at 9826 Lake Louise Drive, Windermere, sold July 25, for $2.8 million. Built in 1991, it has four bedrooms, three-and-one-half baths, a pool and 4,644 square feet of living area on Lake Louise. The price per square foot is $602.93. BELLARIA. The home at 13238 Bellaria Circle, Windermere, sold July 26, for $1.75 million. Built in 2008, it has ve bedrooms, ve baths, three half-baths, a pool and 7,185 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $243.56. TILDENS GROVE. The home at 12830 Jacob Grace Court, Windermere, sold July 26, for $1.55 million. Built in 2007, it has four bedrooms, ve-andone-half baths, a pool and 5,338 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $290.37. RESERVE AT LAKE BUT LER SOUND. The home at 11042 Ullswater Lane, Windermere, sold July 23, for $1,086,500 (REO/bank owned). Built in 2006, it has ve bedrooms, six baths, two half-baths, a pool and 6,860 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $158.38. MIRABELLA/VIZCAYA. The home at 8131 Via Rosa, Orlando, sold July 20, for $1 million. Built in 2004, it has four bedrooms, four-andone-half baths, a pool and 3,872 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $258.26. DEER ISLAND. The home at 17806 Westbay Court, Winter Garden, sold July 25, for $999,998. Built in 1999, it has six bedrooms, ve bathss, two half-baths, a pool and 5,412 square feet of living area. The price per square foot is $184.77.Isleworth estate sells for $2.8M trulia.comThis Bellaria home, at 13238 Bellaria Circle, Windermere, sold July 26, for $1.75 million. The home features a resort-style outdoor living space with pool and spa, summer kitchen and gas replace. SEE REAL ESTATE PAGE 18
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The price per square foot is $147.36. The home at 11109 Bagley Alley, Windermere, sold July 26, for $334,600. Built in 2018, it has three bedrooms, two-and-onehalf baths and 1,880 square feet. The price per square foot is $177.98.WICKHAM PARKThe townhouse at 7612 Sutherton Lane, Windermere, sold July 20, for $240,000. Built in 2010, it has three bedrooms, two-andone-half baths and 1,505 square feet. The price per square foot is $159.47. The townhouse at 12906 Calderdale Ae., Windermere, sold July 24, for $240,000. Built in 2010, it has three bedrooms, two-andone-half baths and 1,480 square feet. The price per square foot is $162.16.WINDERMERE LANDINGSThe home at 6304 Golden Dew drop Trail, Windermere, sold July 25, for $308,000. Built in 2012, it has three bedrooms, two-andone-half baths and 2,139 square feet. The price per square foot is $143.99.WINDERMERE TRAILSThe home at 11838 Silverlake Park Drive, Windermere, sold July 23, for $310,000. Built in 2014, it has three bedrooms, two-andone-half baths and 1,908 square feet. The price per square foot is $162.47.WINDERMEREESTANCIA AT WINDERMEREThe home at 1220 Estancia Woods Loop, Windermere, sold July 22, for $875,720. Built in 2018, it has four bedrooms, five baths and 4,073 square feet. The price per square foot is $215.01.KEENES POINTEThe home at 9816 Bulkhead Court, Windermere, sold July 23, for $925,000. Built in 2005, it has four bedrooms, three baths, two half-baths, a pool and 4,846 square feet. The price per square foot is $190.88. The home at 8432 Tibet Butler Drive, Windermere, sold July 25, for $865,000. Built in 2000, it has four bedrooms, four baths, a pool and 3,868 square feet. The price per square foot is $223.63. The home at 8327 Lake Burden Circle, Windermere, sold July 20, for $632,000. Built in 2003, it has four bedrooms, three-andone-half baths, a pool and 2,947 square feet. The price per square foot is $214.46. The home at 11854 Camden Park Drive, Windermere, sold July 26, for $596,000. Built in 2006, it has five bedrooms, four baths and 3,620 square feet. The price per square foot is $164.64.SILVER WOODSThe home at 9485 Woodbreeze Blvd., Windermere, sold July 27, for $331,000. Built in 1986, it has three bedrooms, two baths, a pool and 1,723 square feet. The price per square foot is $192.11.WESTOVER CLUBThe home at 9341 Westover Club Circle, Windermere, sold July 20, for $461,500. Built in 2003, it has four bedrooms, three baths and 2,801 square feet. The price per square foot is $164.76. REAL ESTATE
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20 WINDERMERE OBSERVER | THURSDAY, AUGUST 2, 2018 WHEN YOU BUY WE PAY YOURNEWCLOSING COSTS!*Purchase an eligible Taylor Morrison Home in the Orlando-area between August 1st August 31st and Taylor Morrison will pay your closing costs.* Dont miss the opportunity to nd the home of your dreams in 2018. Visit any Orlando-area Taylor Morrison sales center today. NO CLOSING COSTS ON INVENTORY HOMES**Limited time All Closing Cost Incentive Special Offer begins on new home contracts written as of 08/01/18 08/31/18 (Promotion Period) and is valid on the purchase of eligible select inventory homes that can close on or before 09/30/18 in all Taylor Morrison Orlando area communities except Thornbrooke (Closing Cost Incentive). Buyer must pre-apply with Approved Lender before submitting offer to qualify for the promotion. Seller will pay all applicable Closing Costs at Closing listed above, excluding discount points or pre-paid items other than the HOA Initiation Fees listed above that is included, which contributions will vary depending on the eligible home selected and other restrictions described below, if qualied buyer utilizes Sellers afliated lender Taylor Morrison Home Funding, LLC, NMLS #149227 (Afliated Lender) and the Title Company was selected only through Seller (Preferred Title Company). Closing Cost Incentive not applicable outside of the Promotion Period, Orlandoarea or in the above excluded Taylor Morrison Orlando-area community. Closing Cost Incentive may not be combined with any other offer, unless expressly set forth in Buyers Purchase Agreement Documents. Total closing cost contribution credited at closing and subject to Sellers contribution limitations based on mortgage program and loan to value guidelines that are outside of Sellers control. All loans are subject to underwriting and loan qualication of the lender. Services not available in all states. Rates, terms and conditions offered are subject to change without notice. Buyer is not required to nance through Afliated Lender or to use such Title Company selected by Seller to purchase a home; however, buyer must use both such settlement services to receive the above or certain other Closing Cost incentives. In the event Buyer applies for nancing with any lender other than the Afliated Lender, or Buyer selects in its election a company other than the Title Company selected by Seller, Seller shall not be obligated to pay any portion of Buyers closing costs notwithstanding that such nancing is provided by the Afliated Lender or that title insurance or closing services that are provided by the Title Company selected by Seller. For more information about Afliated Lender, its licensing and other nancing information, please visit taylormorrison.com/tmhf-aba. Offer void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law. All incentives, pricing, availability and plans subject to change or delay without notice, and pricing may not include options, upgrades, lot or elevation premiums. Included and upgraded features will vary by home. Square footage and dimensions are estimated and may vary in actual construction. Please see a Taylor Morrison Sales Community Manager for additional details August, 2018, Taylor Morrison of Florida, Inc. CBC1257462. All rights reserved.taylormorrison.com/orlando | 407.756.5025 Processing Underwriting Appraisal w/Final Inspection Tax Service Flood Certicate Title Settlement Fee Lender Title Policy Tax Certicate /State Guarantee Survey Owners Title Policy HOA Capital Contribution & Transfer/Disclosure Fee Recording Fees State Tax StampsClosing Cost Checklist TAYLOR MORRISON IS PROUD TO BE RECOGNIZED AS AMERICAS MOST TRUSTED HOME BUILDER THREE YEARS IN A ROW!** 281379