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PAGE 1 INSIDE LESLIE LILLY A2 OPINION A4PETS A6SOCIETY A10-11, B6-7 BUSINESS A14MOVING ON UP A15REAL ESTATE A16ARTS B1 COLLECTORS B2EVENTS B4-5PUZZLES B9CUISINE B10-11 Download our FREE App todayAvailable on the iTunes and Android App Store. PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PAID FORT MYERS, FL PERMIT NO. 715 BumbleFest buzzStargazer Lilies headline the West Palm Beach festival. B10 X$25 million giftJupiter Medical Center receives its largest single donation ever. A13 X New stores at GardensJo Malone, A Pea in the Pod open at mall; Chico’s remodels. A14 X Norton restorationProject stabilizes gardens’ monumental works. B1 XWEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016Vol. VI, No. 48  FREE SEE BERES, A8 XSister Hazel bassist Jett Beres sets sights on Singer Island real-estate salesThey look like little crime scenes on the beach „ bands of yellow police tape wrapped around wooden stakes stuck in small patches of sand where sea turtles laid their eggs. The summer months have brought a rash of nesting to the shores of Palm Beach County, and with six weeks left in the sea-son, which ends Oct. 31, the year already has seen a record number of incidents. The culprits? Loggerheads. Adrienne McCracken, field operations manager at the Loggerhead Marinelife Cen-ter in Juno Beach, said more than 15,000 CASUALLY CLAD IN FLIP-FLOPS, SHORTS AND A golf shirt, Singer Island Realtys newest agent gestures from his third-story office on Ocean Drive toward the line of condo-miniums visible through the wide window behind him. I grew up going to the beach right here,Ž he said. The West Palm Beach transplant by way of Fort Myers surfed the legendary pump house, snorkeled the Anastasia-limestone reef and played volleyball on hot sand across from the Ocean Mall as a youth. Im just your regular Florida boy,Ž the 45-year-old said. Not really. He is Jett Beres, a Cardinal Newman High School graduate who presciently earned Senior StandoutŽ sta-tus from his Crusader classmates in 1989: Who knows what fame and fortune has in store for this talented musician?Ž reads the yearbook entry about the president of the student music club, who four years later BY AMY WOODSawoods@” Rock n roll realtor ADAM BARON / FLORIDA WEEKLYSister Hazel bassist Jett Beres strums his bass during his day job at Singer Island Realty. Im just your regular Florida boy.Ž „Jett Beres, „Jett Beres, Sister Hazel bassist and real estate agent Turtles breaking statewide nesting records BY AMY WOODSawoods@” COURTESY PHOTOA female loggerhead digs a nest, using all four flippers. After digging a chamber with her back flippers, she lays about 110 eggs. SEE TURTLES, A12 X


A2 NEWS WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY Dr. Malek and our team heal for stroke patient Terry Tipple. At St. Marys Medical Center, our Comprehensive Stroke Center employs some of the most advanced life-saving stroke technologies including vascular catheterization, so our team can heal patients like Terry without wasting precious time. To hear Terrys story visits-avm-story.Schedule a potentially life-saving Stroke Screening by calling 561-882-9100 or visit The Comprehensive Stroke Center at St. Marys Medical Center.We heal for you. We heal for Terry. Terry T ipple … Str oke Survivor 2015Ali R. Malek, MDMedical Director, SMMC Comprehensive Stroke Center8 Years COMMENTARYI am womanShe probably never was a household name in her own time nor is she accord-ed the deference often paid to others who shared her cause. Yet Ida Husted Harper was not a minor figure in Ameri-can history. She probably is best known as the biographer of Susan B. Anthony. In 1852, Anthony joined and led with Elizabeth Cady Stanton the womens rights movement in the United States. Their efforts became the genesis of the modern womens rights movement. Harper was born in 1851 and lived until 1931. She came of age in the early stages of the womens movement and lived long enough to witness its success in secur-ing womens right to vote. Congress approved the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and it was ratified in 1920 by the majority of the states. During the long era of this constitutional fight, Harper devoted herself to the cause of womens equality, became a suffragette, befriended Miss Anthony, and became one of the movements self-appointed, de facto historians. She was an author and journalist. Her essays and columns appeared regularly in various publications. She sometimes used a male pseudonym to hoodwink editors who refused to consider content submitted by women writers. She wasnt deterred. She understood the importance of the history unfolding and its implications for her gender. She meant to seal her part in telling it with zeal in the extreme. After writing Antho-nys biography, she burned thousands of archival documents, eliminating access to original source materials by future historians. The deed hinted of an almost ruthless determination to dominate the ver-sion of the story she felt compelled to tell and to protect its authenticity from future edits. But her lifes mission was to support and spread the ideas of the womens movement and to document in exquisite detail the breadth of the chal-lenges faced by those supporting the cause. This fight was about the country living up to its democratic values and it was being fought from the state house to the White House. A significant milestone in Harpers early efforts was her collaboration with Anthony and others in the writing and editing of the early volumes of The His-tory of Womens Suffrage.Ž She outlived Anthony by more than a decade, continu-ing to document the efforts to win wom-ens suffrage, adding and editing in 1922 a fifth and sixth volume to the four tomes published earlier. The six-volume series take up two feet of shelf space. Each vol-ume numbers close to a thousand pages. The History of Womens SuffrageŽ is a monumental work. It is a historical treasure and its relevance sustained by current events. Ninety years after Harper finished the last chapter, a major piece of womens movement business remains unfinished: The Equal Rights Amend-ment, guaranteeing equal rights for all women. Suffragettes Alice Paul and Crystal Eastman drafted the amendment, and it was first introduced in Congress in 1923. Though Paul and Eastman thought womens enfranchisement essential, they did not believe securing it would end gender discrimination against women. Their proposed amendment failed. It languished thereafter for decades, its momentum grown cold in the saucer of the populism that gave it its rise With 90 years of hindsight, the judgment of Paul and Eastman is confirmed. Female victims of rape, wage discrimina-tion, and/or discrimination because of pregnancy dont get the same standard of judicial review afforded other forms of discrimination, and women are consis-tently paid less than men working in jobs of comparable value. In 1967, the National Organization for Women resurrected the ERA, lobbying Congress to pass it. Surprisingly, in 1972, it did. The states had seven years to ratify. Twenty-one states did so promptly. The womens movement was in full throttle. We were singing, I am woman, hear me roar.Ž But then the politics changed. Feminist demands were blunt and purposeful: We own and celebrate wom-ens sexuality; women have the right to control their own bodies; and womens rights are human rights. Within a year, a backlash erupted. The ERA was branded a threat to traditional family values and a feminist plot to undermine womens status as social and economic append-ages to men. Ah, the memories. It all came back, prompted by the announcement Phyllis Schlafly had died at 92. She is undoubt-edly the individual most responsible for the failure of the ERA three states shy of ratification. An arch-conservative, she championed womens subservience to husband, hearth and home, glorifying procreation as womens true destiny. She founded the Eagle Forum, and Stop ERA to organize the opposition, using tactics of fear and exaggeration „ male predators stalking women in unisex potties,Ž a government ban on all-girls schools, a military draft of teenage girls and male and female inmates sharing jail cells. And the ultimate threat? The country would be overrun by liberated, independent women fully possessed of dreams, minds, and capability all their own. And the country couldnt have that, could it? Q „ Leslie Lilly is a native Floridian. Her professional career spans more than 25 years leading major philanthropic institutions in the South and Appalachia. She writes frequently on issues of politics, public policy and philanthropy, earning national recognition for her leadership in the charitable sector. She resides with her family and pugs in Jupiter. Email her at and read past blog posts on Tumblr at leslie


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A4 NEWS WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY PublisherBarbara Shaferbshafer@floridaweekly.comEditor Scott Reporters & ContributorsLeslie Lilly Roger Williams Evan Williams Janis Fontaine Jan Norris Mary Thurwachter Katie Deits Amy Woods Steven J. 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At bot-tom, the cause of the freak-out is simple: Trump believes in immigration laws, and the countrys elite really do not. Minus a few trademark excesses that are too ingrained in the Trump shtick to abandon at this point „ e.g., we are going to build a wall and Mexico is going to pay for it „ Trumps speech was rock-solid on policy. The core of it represents what, more or less, any realistic regime of immi-gration enforcement would look like. That the opinion elite recoiled in horror shows how out of sympathy they are with borders and what it takes to enforce them. It was understandable that every-one felt whiplash. Trump had primed people to expect something different, both with his public wobbliness and his quick strike into Mexico, where he lucked out in a meeting with that countrys hapless president, Enrique Pena Nieto. And Trump didnt do himself any favors by giving the Arizona speech in a rally setting. When he is in his shouty mode, Trump could read the phone book and make it sound like an outlandish screed. All that said, Trump nailed a few theses to the door of his promised great, impen-etrable border wall that are important and too often neglected: Q Immigration policy should serve the interests of the United States and its workers. This should be axiomatic. Yet it has taken Trump to make the proposition central to the immigration debate. There is no doubt that illegal immigration is good for illegal immigrants, but the first obligation of the United States is to pro-tect its citizens and legal residents. Q Illegal immigrants compete against low-skilled workers already here and are a net drain on the government. Even if they work hard (and most do), illegal immigrants are unlikely to earn enough to pay much in taxes, and their families access welfare benefits through their chil-dren. Q Anyone who has entered the United States illegally,Ž Trump said, is subject to deportation.Ž This sounds radical only because of the progress the left has made in delegitimizing deportation. If we arent going to have a sweeping amnesty or tolerate the status quo, illegal immigrants must be subject to deportation. Q Legal immigration, too, should serve the interests of the nation. It shouldnt be out of bounds, as Trump suggested, to want to tap the brakes and adjust whom we are accepting to emphasize merit, skill and proficiency.Ž Trumps speech was the soundest immigration speech ever delivered by a presidential nominee, and a total policy victory for restrictionists. There are two problems, though. One is that it is such a tough-minded agenda, it needs to be presented with a deft touch. Instead, Trump seemingly went out of his way to make his policy sound as audacious and threatening as possible. Two, if Trump loses, this agenda will be discredited, and restrictionists will instantly be as embattled as ever, once again fighting a desperate rearguard action against a political establishment and opinion elite that consider their pri-orities bizarre and hateful. Q „ Rich Lowry is editor of the National Review. rich LOWRYSpecial to Florida Weekly OPINIONThe damn mediaIn a contentious election year, highly experienced professionals in business, law, medicine, education, the sciences or even public service discover they have little sway. Instead, its those self-righteous guttersnipes, those spitball sculptors of history in a moments making that have the power: the damn media. What they report and how they report it „ the writers and editors, the photogra-phers and artists „ carry gravity and influ-ence far beyond the measure of the men and women themselves, it seems. Maybe thats why so many people blame the mediaŽ for helping to create presidential candidates who are given too much or too little ink or airtime. Who are questioned too much (its because shes a womanŽ) or too little (its because hes entertaining, and people dont care if he liesŽ). Who are given voice only because the mediaŽ are too liberal, or the mediaŽ are too conservative, lazy or uninformed. As a term, mediaŽ is a fat, flat-bottomed freighter. It can hold everything from the weekly shopper, to Facebook prom posts, to opinion shows delivered by self-con-fidant on-air personalities who would be ceaseless yappers if theyd been born dogs, to the stories and analyses of traditional magazines, news shows and newspapers. Its all media but it isnt all news.The traditional news media include daily newspapers, thoughtfully produced jour-nals or on-air shows, and even outfits like Florida Weekly, which leave the nitty-gritty reporting of cop, sports and local-govern-ment events to the dailies and television in favor of news analysis, in-depth news, food, arts, business and opinion reporting. The traditional news media, as Im describing them, keep giving everybody his or her say „ on the left, the right, the middle, the top and the bottom. Here in Florida Weeklys opinion pages, for example, you can read a real right-wing didact like Rich Lowry (a smart one, though). Or you can read me or Leslie Lilly, as youre doing now in my case. This clearly demonstrates that traditional media are even willing to give lunatics a say. (Roger Williams, the voice of the lunatic fringe.Ž) When people say, Why dont the media do more positive news „ more stories that show how decent and brave and kind and hard-working the American people are?Ž „ theyve failed to understand news. It happened last week to Howard Schultz, the well-intentioned CEO of the Starbucks Corp. Starbucks will now intro-duce podcasts in its coffee shops meant to counter the dark cloudŽ created by the mediaŽ in America „ not infomercials, he insisted on National Public Radio, but positive news. I think were trying to, in many ways, rekindle and remind people how ordinary people every single day are doing extraor-dinary things,Ž Mr. Schultz said. And I think given how divisive and vitriolic this political season has been and continues to be, and how the media, unfortunately, has painted America with such a dark cloud, I feel its really not the true American story.Ž The true story of Americans, hes decided, is positive: advancing their community and loving thy neighbor.Ž Thats very sweet and delightfully caffeinated. But traditional news reporters by obligation and duty must never distinguish positiveŽ from negativeŽ news. That the American people are fundamentally decent, loyal and hard-working is not news „ not to them and not to anybody else. We all know that. Such reporters and editors insist on only one important thing, and in as much depth and nuance as time and space allow: What happened. Good reporters are never cyn-ics, as skeptical as they may be. Paradoxi-cally, they harbor an unassailable faith that Americans want to know what happened, whether it comes with sugar and cream, or not. If people cant get at the facts, and via the facts at some semblance of the truth, they cant get anywhere or do anything. They have no power, reporters believe. There are only three kinds of news in traditional media: Good news, bad news and event news that cant be judged good or bad without more context. The news might be sweet, amusing, worrisome, disturbing, instructive or entertain-ing, uplifting, tragic, joyful or inexplicably odd „ it might or might not be love thy neighborŽ news „ but it gets reported only because reporters and their editors figure it could be of service or interest to people, and therefore people should know. Good news, for example, could be something like this: The U.S. Sugar Corp., Florida Crystals and the King Ranch announced jointly today they will save the Everglades for the American people by donating 300,000 acres of their land surrounding Lake Okeechobee to the state of Florida for wetland restoration and water storage.Bad news might be: The Herbert Hoover Dike surrounding Lake Okeechobee collapsed along its southern boundary today flooding the Florida peninsula from South Bay to South Beach and washing both Fort Lauderdale and Miami out to sea. (On second thought that could also be defined as good news „ but that would be your call.) What role does advertising play in what gets reported and how, since one way or another advertising fuels the news business? In traditional media outlets, very little to none. Neither Hillary Clinton nor Don-ald Trump, for example, can buy favor-able news coverage from traditional media. Even God couldnt do it. They can buy advertising around the news, of course, but the distinction should always be made obvious: News is news, editorial opinions are editorial opinions and advertising is advertising. Thats how the business works when its working right. And this year in the tradi-tional media its working beautifully, in my opinion. If theres a dark cloudŽ hovering over the American diaspora, the mediaŽ have not created it. But its damn sure obligated to report it. Q roger


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WelcomesDr. Alessandra ColnChiropractor to our Palm Beach Gardens O ce Through personal hurdles, Dr. Alessandra Coln has developed a vast compassion for those seeking health and wellness. At age 14, Dr. Coln was diagnosed with stage 4 Cancer. Surviving the 25% odds to live, and entering full remission ripened her passion for healing and wellness. Dr. Colns ardor led her to pursue her Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College. After graduation, Dr. Coln spent time traveling America, the Grenadines, Dominican Republic, and India treating over 4000 people with free chiropractic care. Soon after, she was deemed Woman Of The Year in 2015, through her charitable campaigning. Her commitment to promoting optimal health and well-being has been integral in free people from pain and increasing her patients whole body performance. Through her experiences she developed a whole person approach using the spine to evaluate the entire body. Dr. Coln is able to help all of her patients accelerate in their journey to good health. 4 4 5 5 6 6 DR. MICHAEL PAPA Chiropractor Clinic Director t#BDIFMPSPG4DJFODF The University of Arizona.t%PDUPSBUFPG$IJSPQSBDUJD Palmer College of Chiropractic in Daytona. PAPA CHIROPRACTIC & PHYSICAL THERAPY Friends of Mounts Botanical names new officers, board members SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYSandy Smith, the newly elected president of the Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden, Palm Beach Countys oldest and largest public garden, has announced the new officer team and several new mem-bers for the nonprofit organizations board of directors. In addition to Ms. Smith, the new officers of the Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden are Phil Maddux as first vice president, Martha Gilbert as second vice president, treasurer Tom Brockway and recording secretary Paton White. Polly Reed remains on the board as immediate past president. New Mounts board members are: Q Bill Brady graduated from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown Uni-versity before beginning a 30-year career in private banking in New York City. As managing director at US Trust Co., he was one of the most senior credit approv-ers nationwide. Mr. Brady served on the boards of EcoHealth Alliance and MyFace, formerly known as the National Founda-tion for Facial Reconstruction, and has volunteered at several other not-for-profit organizations. Previously for the Friends of Mounts Botanical Garden, Mr. Brady served on both the development commit-tee and the spring benefit committee. Q New treasurer Tom Brockway joined the board several months ago. He is an audit partner at Holyfield & Thomas, LLC, which he joined in 1990 and now works closely with the firms engagement team. Mr. Brockway has extensive experience working with various types of business organizations, covering both the public and the private sectors, and he has served on boards and committees for numerous nonprofit organizations. Q Julie Warren Criser is a vice president at Northern Trust, where she is responsible for developing trust and investment management relationships for individuals, foundations, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. With more than 25 years of banking experience, she is a graduate of Auburn University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in consumer affairs. She also has her Series 7 and 66 licenses (registered representative, agent and investment adviser). Ms. Criser is active in the community, having worked for numerous organizations over the past 27 years. Currently she serves as imme-diate past chairwoman for the Quantum House, and as secretary of the board for Palm Beach Infectious Disease Institute. She participates in the planned giving committee for Spectrum Healthcare Foun-dation (Hospice) and Palm Healthcare Foundation. Ms. Criser also provides a foster home for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels through Cavalier Rescue USA. All of these talented, insightful professionals will be invaluable assets for Mounts Botanical Garden, as we continue to grow and attract new visitors,Ž said Ms. Smith. Located at 531 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach, Mounts Botanical Garden is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday-Saturday and from noon-4 p.m. Sunday. The suggested donation for entry to the garden is $5 per person. For more informa-tion, call 233-1757 or go to Q


A6 NEWS WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY Because sports injuries are more common than you think.For Health. For Life. Walk-in Urgent Care Available 7 Days a Week: 10 a.m. 10 It’s free! Download our 11310 Legacy Avenue at Legacy Place Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 | 561-624-9188 PET TALES Seven museums around the U.S. for animal-art aficionados BY KIM CAMPBELL THORNTONUniversal UclickArt museums are a visual record of our history. When we visit them, we dont sim-ply see the artists vision, but also fashions, food, furnishings and, yes, animals from a given point in time. Many famous art museums feature portraits of people with their dogs, cats and horses, but specialty museums focus on works that portray the animals themselves. A visit to one of them is a feast of fine art depicting the role of animals in soci-ety through the ages and how they have changed „ or not. No matter which one you visit, youll be rewarded with a fascinating glimpse into the background of your favorite animal. Here are seven to look for: Q American Kennel Club Museum of the Dog, St. Louis. In the 14,000-square-foot Jarville House in Queeny Park are more than 700 original paintings, drawings, sculptures, porcelains and more, all depict-ing mans best friend. Bonus: Leashed, well-behaved dogs are welcome to visit, too. Q Feline Historical Museum, Alliance, Ohio. Not to be outdone, the Cat Fanciers Association has a permanent home for its extensive collection of cat-themed art and other unique items, including the silver collar awarded to Cosey, who won the first Madison Square Garden ca t show in 1895 ; a bronze of a Persian by J. Clayton Bright; feline figurines from Lalique, Baccarat and Royal Doulton; and a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed house for a cat. Visitors may also enjoy the company of cats on the premises, including Maine coons and ragdolls. Q National Sporting Library and Museum, Middleburg, Virginia. Horse and dog lovers will appreciate the sporting art on display at this museum devoted to eques-trian and field sports. Current exhibits include Picturing English Pastimes: Brit-ish Sporting Prints at the NSLM and the Chronicle of the Horse in Art. Researcher Elizabeth Tobey says, Particularly signifi-cant are its holdings of early modern books from the 16th through 18th centuries from Europe and Great Britain on horseman-ship, hunting, natural history and animal husbandry.Ž Q International Museum of the Horse, Lexington, Kentucky. Theyre not just hors-ing around at this museum. Its collections include fine and folk art, photographs, tack, trophies, sculptures and horse-drawn vehicles. Calumet Farms massive collection of historic racing trophies alone is worth the visit to the International Museum of the Horse, and the strong selection of per-manent exhibits is bolstered regularly by impressive special exhibitions,Ž says Gle-nye Oakford of Lexington, Kentucky, senior editor at The Chronicle of the Horse. If youre more into history thats truly alive, just step outside to the Hall of Champions, where some of the racing and show worlds heroes, including the wildly popular 2003 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes win-ner Funny Cide, greet visitors.Ž Q National Bird Dog Museum, Grand Junction, Tennessee. Anyone who has ever loved a sporting breed wont want to miss this bird dog field of dreams. Displays include a sculpture of national champion pointer Elhews Snakefoot and sporting dog art, photography and memorabilia. Q Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Museum, Wasilla, Alaska. Housed in a log cabin, the museums displays feature trophies, photos and videos of the iconic race commemorat-ing a thousand-mile run to bring life-saving diphtheria serum to disease-stricken Nome in 1925. In summer, take a ride in a cart pulled by sled dogs to get a taste of what is now a National Historic Trail. Q Museum of Hounds and Hunting North America, Leesburg, Virginia. Housed at stately Morven Park, this collec-tion ranges from a hound head sculpture to a colonial-era hunting horn to the hunting diaries of Gen. George S. Patton. Q Pets of the Week>> Foxy a 7-year-old, 32-pound female mixed breed dog, is well-mannered and a bit shy.>> Patches a 2-yearold female cat, loves humans and other cats.To adopt or foster a petThe Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League, Humane Society of the Palm Beaches is at 3100/3200 Military Trail in West Palm Beach. Adoptable pets and other information can be seen at For adoption information, call 686-6656. >> Cheddar is a neutered male orange marbled tabby, about 1 year old. He’s very sweet natured, and gets along well with people and with other cats and dogs. >> Goldie is a spayed female tabby, about 5 years old. She loves to be around people, and gets along well with other cats. To adopt or foster a catAdopt A Cat is a freeroaming cat rescue facility at 1125 Old Dixie Highway, Lake Park. The shelter is open to the public by appointment. Call 848-4911, Option 5. For additional information, and photos of other adoptable cats, Q Visitors can see works of art featuring man’s best friend at the AKC Museum of the Dog in St. Louis. “Waiting for Their Master” by J. Thomas Peele.


FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 A7 A new report has just been released which reveals 7 costly mistakes that most homeowners make when selling their home, and a 9 Step System that can help you sell your home fast and for the most amount of money. This industry report shows clearly how the traditional ways of selling homes have become increasingly less and less effective in todays market. The fact of the matter is that nearly three quarters of homesellers dont get what they want for their homes and become disillusioned and worse financially disadvantaged when they put their homes on the market. As this report uncovers, most homesellers make 7 deadly mistakes that cost them literally thousands of dol-lars. The good news is that each and every one of these mistakes is entirely preventable. In answer to this issue, industry insiders have prepared a free special report entitled The 9 Step Sys-tem to Get Your Home Sold Fast and For Top DollarŽ. To hear a brief recorded message about how to order your FREE copy of this report call toll-free 1-866-274-7449 and enter 2000. You can call any time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.This report is courtesy of Chasewood Realty, Inc. Not intended to solicit buyers or sellers currently under contrac t. Copyright 2016 Why 3/4 of home sellers dont get the price they want for their homeAdvertorial The Hospital Safety Score is an elite designation from The Leapfrog Group, an independent nonprofit that sets the highest national standards for patient safety, quality and transparency in health care. Score as of spring 2016. See how other hospitals compare at ** Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Overall Hospital Quality Star Rating is designed to help individuals, their family members and caregivers compare hospitals in an easily understandable wa y. Rating as of July 2016. See how other hospitals compare at Its Safe to Say, Our Quality Is World Class Learn more at 1210 S. Old Dixie Hwy. l Jupiter, FL 33458 Jupiter Medical Center is the only hospital in Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties to currently maintain both an AŽ rating for patient safety and a 4-star quality rating. See how we compare to national health care leaders. FacilitySafety Score*Quality Rating** Jupiter Medical CenterA Cleveland Clinic (Ohio)A Massachusetts General HospitalA Brigham and Womens HospitalB The Johns Hopkins HospitalC NewYork-Presbyterian HospitalC NYU Langone Medical CenterC Volunteers needed at Marshall Refuge on National Public Lands Day SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLYCelebrate National Public Lands Day by helping refo rest a portion of the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, Sept. 24. Volunteers are needed to plant native cypress trees on the eastern edge of the refuge in an area once covered with invasive Brazilian pepper. Meet at the V isitor Center at 8 a.m. The group will car-pool to a secondary location for the planting. Register ahead of time at (click on Browse Events, where you can specify the date to find the event) or contact Joseph Whelan at 735-6020 or Bring a reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug spray and hat. An extra change of clothes, shoes and towels might be help-ful as the planting site may be muddy. The group will plant rain or shine (bar-ring lightning). Drivers may want to bring extra towels for dirty passengers. Students can receive community service hours. Teens under 18 need a parent or guardian's signed permission. Admission is free all day to all visitors.For information about the refuge, visit or call the visi-tor center at 734-8303. The refuge is at 10216 Lee Road, Boynton Beach, off U.S. 441 between Atlantic Avenue and Boyn-ton Beach Boulevard. Entry fee is $5 per vehicle. Q


became a founding member of the multi-platinum-selling group Sister Hazel. I was always playing music „ since I was little,Ž Mr. Beres said as an Aero-smith song streamed from his laptop. Then I learned that girls liked guys in bands.ŽBassist-turned-brokerThe licensed Realtor joined Singer Island Realty in October 2015. He origi-nally obtained his credentials as part of a plan to go into business with his wife, Eve, an int erior designer. With his architectural background „ he majored in architecture at the University of Florida „ and her high-end dcor firm „ she owns Beres Design Group in Jupiter „ the couple wanted to launch a line of signature homes together. I was all about using my creativity to build something,Ž Mr. Beres said. Theres music in architecture and archi-tecture in music.Ž Then, another opportunity arose. While plucking his instrument for Sun-day services at The Borland Center in Palm Beach Gardens, he met church guitarist Ray Carrano, who has owned and operated Singer Island Realty since 2001. Mr. Carrano made an offer too good to refuse, and the two slingers became partners in January. In our first seven months of business, we have had several listings and several sales, including our first $1 million-plus listing on the island,Ž Mr. Beres said. The company focuses on oceanfront condos, waterfront homes and vacation properties. It is undergoing a rebranding in an effort to let buyers and sellers know a dynamic duo is in town whose goal is to become synonymous with Singer Island real estate. I built my musical career on delivering quality and writing and performing from the heart,Ž Mr. Beres said. Thats how I approach real estate. If I represent you, I am going to be all-in.Ž Do clients call on the rock star because they know him more as a bassist than a broker? No, not one,Ž Mr. Beres said. Now, there have been a couple clients or col-leagues who have found out who I was after we were already doing business together. But I like it that way.Ž The casually clad character of cool looks at the guitar on the wall and speak-er on the floor and said both might be dead giveaways „ not that hes con-cerned. Our company is going to be successful on its own merit,Ž Mr. Beres said. I dont expect any favors, nor do I want anyone to judge me negatively because of my background. Hey, I can negotiate one hell of a deal in my leather jacket.ŽEarly daysPiano was among his first formal forays into the field of keys, notes and tempos. My mom forced me to take lessons for, like, years, and I hated it,Ž Mr. Beres said. It almost made me not want to be into music anymore.Ž His father gave the budding bassist a guitar in seventh grade. That inexpen-sive Cort changed everything. The self-described garage playerŽ put together makeshift bands with friends and made noise on concrete floors throughout the neighborhood. One concert attracted an unexpected 1,000 partiers to a ware-house next to Rapids Water Park on Military Trail. We got kicked out of our rehearsal space,Ž Mr. Beres said of his uncles building. It didnt stop him. In Gainesville, he belonged to four bands, one of them Sis-ter Hazel. Named after a local mission-ary whom frontman Ken Block admired for her good deeds, the quintet made its official debut in 1993. Sister Hazel was the least-paying gig I had but the one with the most potential, and I knew it,Ž Mr. Beres said. He was pursuing a masters degree at the time and told his professors he had decided to take a two-year sabbatical to go on the road. I made the call, and the rest is history,Ž Mr. Beres said. Block, lead guitarist Ryan Newell, guitarist/vocalist Andrew Copeland and drummer Mark Trojanowski, along with the rock n roll Realtor, released their first album Sister HazelŽ in 1994. It included an acoustic version of All for You,Ž a hit that on their second album, Somewhere More Familiar,Ž was record-ed as an electric version and sold more than 1 million copies. This year, the band came out with its ninth studio album, Lighter in the Dark,Ž and continues to entertain legions of fans known as Hazelnuts. I just sleep less,Ž Mr. Beres said when asked how he manages his two pro-fessions. Seriously, Ill be backstage working out a deal, or Ill be texting in between songs.ŽHusband-turned-fatherSister Hazels No. 1 rule is family first. After more than two decades of success, from playing small clubs throughout Florida to arena appearances all over the country, everyone in the band is married. We all have replacements,Ž Mr. Beres said. We all have a couple of them, and theyre on call so the band can go on. Our audiences have come to accept it and appreciate it.Ž He has taken his 14-year-old daughter, Jordan, who wants to be a songwriter, on the bus with him during the summer. He plans to do the same with 10-year-old son, Kai, a drummer like dad. The fact that the band doesnt have to practice as much as it used to also frees up time to spend with his children. Hes a great, amazing father,Ž Ms. Beres said. Theyve grown up with this „ him being gone and then being home. Its sort of all they know.Ž Mr. Beres travels 100 or so days annually, mostly extended weekends. So he pulls parental duties during the week while Ms. Beres works, and then she takes over Thursday through Sunday. The two have been married for 15 years. Theres definitely a lot of pros and cons,Ž she said. Its really fun, and its really challenging at the same time. Hes onstage and living his dream, and then we have to manage it. Its definitely not a normal 9-to-5.Ž Mr. Beres cooks dinner „ Mexican food is a specialty „ and walks the dog „ a female rescue mutt named Pink Floyd „ when not on tour, jamming out in the spotlight, to thousands. Ill tell you what: Jett probably is the most modest guy Ive met in the busi-ness,Ž Mr. Carrano said. You would think a rock star would want to be catered to and pampered. Hes complete-ly the opposite.Ž Mr. Beres skills as a broker will equal, if not exceed, his skills as a bassist, Mr. Carrano said. Real estate is in his blood. You can tell he loves it. He doesnt give himself enough credit. Hes going to do very well in this business. I see it dripping down from his rock n roll career. Hes really driven.Ž Q A8 NEWS WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY BERESFrom page 1ADAM BARON / FLORIDA WEEKLYjett Beres joined Singer Island Realty in October 2015. It’s near the beaches where he swam as a child.COURTESY PHOTOJett Beres (right) still hits the road with his bandmates from Sister Hazel. This year, Sister Hazel released its ninth studio album, “Lighter in the Dark,” and continues to entertain legions of fans known as Hazelnuts.


GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 NEWS A9 PDQ 0.96% KFC 0.24% Wendys 2.45% Five Guys 18.48% McDonalds 17.12% Chick-l-A 10.6% Checkers 6.52% BurgerFi 6.52% 2.45% Burger King 34.51% 0 0 0 0.9 9 6 0 0 0.2 2 4 2 2 2.4 4 5 s s s 1 6 6. 6 6. 2 2 2 2.4 4 5 Jon Smith Subs (You said it! Not us.) HIGHER QUALITY. BIGGER PORTIONS. BETTER SUBS.www.JonSmithSubs.comThe Top French Fries in Palm Beach County Ranked. Palm Beach Post Poll 2016. Learn more at or call 561-263-7010. Jupiter Medical Center is dedicated to providing you and your family with affordable, quality medical care. The professional staff at our Urgent Care centers will see you without an appointment in just a few minutes … and most insurance plans are accepted!Walk-ins welcome, or schedule an appointment at Choose Urgent Care...from the hospital you trust!In addition to treating minor emergencies and illnesses, we offer: t'MVTIPUT t %JHJUBM9SBZT t &,(T t -BCTFSWJDFT Hours: Mon. … Sat., 8 a.m. … 8 p.m.; Sun., 9 a.m. … 5 p.m. Jupiter: 1335 W. Indiantown Road, Jupiter Next to Harmony Animal HospitalTwo convenient locations: Abacoa: 5430 Military Trail, Suite 64, Jupiter Next to McDonalds in the Abacoa Shopping Center Wanted: A few scary boys and ghouls for this year’s Fright Nights SPECIAL TO FLORIDA WEEKLY For those who think they have what it takes to scare people, the Fright Nights casting call is being held at noon Sat-urday, Sept. 17, at the Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre (previously Cruzan Amphitheatre), 601-7 Sansburys Way, West Palm Beach. Two forms of ID are required. We are looking for energetic male and female performers, 16 years of age and older, with all levels of experience for both paid and volunteer positions,Ž said creative director Craig McInnis. We are also looking for stilt walkers and other performers with unique tal-ents.Ž Kids younger than 16 can work, but must have a parent who volunteers to work alongside them. Fright Nights also has a staffing need for kids ages 7 and up for the Sunnyville schoolhouse. Fright Nights is slated for multiple nights: Oct. 7, 8, 13-15, 20-22 and 27-29. The midway hours are 6-11 p.m. week-nights and until midnight on Friday and Saturday nights. The haunted houses open at 7 p.m. Performers typically arrive at 4:30 p.m. and leave at midnight. Children under 15 leave at their parents discretion. Fright Nights will feature four haunted houses this year: Sunnyville School House, where the children come out, but not to play; Pestilence: an age of plagues and vampires; The Doll Factory, where evil lurks behind their glassy eyes; and The Void, a terrifying trip into darkness. In addition, guests can enjoy rides on the family-friendly Monster MidwayŽ „ complete with live entertainment fea-turing magic and sideshows, local and regional bands and food and beverages. Online advance discount tickets are on sale now through Oct. 6 at A $20 general admission ticket includes entrance admission and three haunted houses and unlimited Midway rides. A $25 ŽTerror TicketŽ includes four haunted houses and unlimited Midway rides. McInnis advis-es patrons to take advantage of getting the advance tickets now, as prices will increase at the gate. Parental discretion is advised for those younger than 12 years old. For more information, call 793-0333 or visit the websites, or Q COURTESY PHOTO Fright Nights is hosting a casting call for folks to scare the daylights out of attendees during the annual event, set for October at the South Florida Fairgrounds.


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A12 NEWS WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY Learn more at Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. An essential key to preventing heart disease is knowing and managing personal risk factors. Jupiter Medical Center is offering heart health screenings to promote heart health. Life is too important to skip a beat.Heart Health Screenings include: t3JTLBTTFTTNFOUt)FJHIUBOEXFJHIU t #PEZNBTTJOEFYt$IPMFTUFSPMBOEHMVDPTFUFTU t&,( t#MPPEQSFTTVSFBOEIFBSUSBUFt$PVOTFMJOHXJUIBDBSEJBDOVSTF Appointments are required. Call Gail Cooper-Parks at 561-263-4437.Jupiter Medical Center Urgent Care Center 5430 Military Trail, Suite 64, Jupiter Next to McDonalds in the Abacoa Shopping Center Heart Health Screenings are only $69. nests have been counted along the 9 miles of coastline the facility monitors, an outbreak that, in this case, is welcomed. Whats been really great this year is that were seeing a record-breaking nesting sea-son for the loggerhead sea turtles, which is very positive,Ž Ms. McCracken said. Last year, loggerhead nests reached 10,679. We still have to continue collecting data to know, but in the short term, by ana-lyzing multiple years of data, you can start to piece together how the population of your area is doing,Ž Ms. McCracken said. Surveyors at the center keep track of the number of crawls in addition to the number of nests. They also calculate the success of the hatchout by excavating the clutch and counting its remaining eggs. To paint a clearer picture, details such as how high up on the dune nests are dug and whether they are proximate to buildings, piers, seawalls and other manmade struc-tures are gathered. There are a lot of different factors that influence the nests,Ž Ms. McCracken said. The weather also plays a role in productivity. Sometimes, the dime-sized babies scrambling toward the ocean succumb to South Floridas heat and humidity. When that happens, observers who otherwise are prohibited from touching the federally protected species are allowed to pick up struggling hatchlings and drop them off in outdoor coolers checked by staff members throughout the day. Ms. McCracken attributes the increase in the loggerhead population to bans on poaching, enforcement of regulations on fisheries and requirements for shrimping vessels to use turtle-excluding devices. Now, almost 30 years later, the population is reproductive and coming back,Ž she said. Its what everybody has been work-ing for. I know the sea-turtle community is very hopeful that we continue to see this trend.Ž At John D. MacArthur Beach State Park in North Palm Beach, more than 1,900 logger-head nests have been accounted for along the 1-mile strand, a figure that impresses park-services specialist Art Carton. It was definitely a great year for loggerheads,Ž Mr. Carton said. It just shows that the population keeps increasing and doing better and better. All the things that were put into place in the 90s are starting to bear fruit.Ž During the peak of season in June and July, as many as 50 nesting females lum-bered onto land each night. The double-digit nesting was exciting,Ž Mr. Carton said. The species is healthy, for sure.Ž In addition to loggerheads, two more species of sea turtles frequent the area during nesting season „ greens and leatherbacks. Greens, whose status is threat-ened like the loggerheads, have a biennial pattern in laying their eggs, and this year is a down year. Theyre known to do that,Ž Mr. Carton said. You can see on the graphs that we have.Ž The news is not bad. Rather, it means 2017 will bring an arribada of greens to the Gold Coast. Next year, we might have another 1,200 or 1,300 or more,Ž Mr. Carton said, noting the park beat its 2013 record of 1,395 greens with 1,493 in 2015. Leatherbacks, brown behemoths that can reach weights of 1,000 pounds and lengths of 8 feet, are the rarest nesters and remain endangered. All three species are at the forefront of a sea-turtle-specific Citizen Science program at the park. A group of volun-teer citizen scientistsŽ tracks the reptiles activity and behavior and uploads the findings to a database accessible by other Citizen Science programs. One of the things the team learned this year had to do with the gestation period of the eggs. Previously thought to last 60 to 70 days, they found it averaged 50.3 days. Mr. Carton said the volunteers work under the supervision of the parks rang-ers and are trained to follow the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commis-sions protocols on egg excavation. The public is prohibited from coming into contact with the nests. Dont touch them,Ž he said. If theres a hatchout, just stand back and watch.Ž Kirt Rusenko, a marine conservationist at Gumbo Limbo Nature Center in Boca Raton, said sea turtles face their biggest threat from litter. Trash on the beach can cause false crawls for females, meaning they abandoned their nesting attempts, and obstructions for hatchlings. Worse problems include cellphones and flash-lights on the beach at night. Those will disorient hatchlings,Ž Dr. Rusenko said. So will sky-glow issues, or light pollution. Even if you live inland, just make sure youre not wasting light,Ž Dr. Rusenko said. In other words, dont light the sky. Only light what you need to. Youll save electricity, and it will make our sea turtles a lot happier, too.Ž Gumbo Limbo Nature Center is responsible for five miles of coastline from High-land Beach to the Broward County line. Its loggerhead nests, at latest count, were 729, up from 710 at the end of the 2015 season. We had a good year, too,Ž Dr. Rusenko said. Its just not a record.Ž Across the state, from the panhandle to the tip of the peninsula to the Georgia line, records are being shattered. Although the final tallies from the FWC have yet to be released, it appears the 200-plus beaches the agency analyzes will have a banner year. We dont have an answer that the numbers are up because of X, Y or Z,Ž said Anne Meylan, a senior research scientist at the FWC in St. Petersburg. Certainly, conservation in Florida, and the U.S. and the Caribbean in general, has helped sea turtles.Ž Ms. Meylan coordinates two studies through the agencys Fish and Wildlife Research Institute: the Statewide Nest-ing Beach Survey and the Index Nesting Beach Survey. Both are aimed at further-ing research into and conservation of the wildlife. Sea turtles are magical,Ž she said. Theyre special. They migrate thousands of miles to go to a nesting beach. They can return to the same patch of beach year after year. They have some pretty unique biology that were still trying to understand, and if we didnt have them, we couldnt study them.Ž Ms. Meylan noted Florida is home to more than 90 percent of the loggerhead-nesting population in the northwest Atlan-tic region, the largest region in the globe. Were going to have to keep monitoring, especially when were the worlds stewards of this species at this time,Ž she said. How Florida goes is how the logger-head goes.Ž Q TURTLESFrom page 1 BLAIR WITHERINGTON, FWC FISH AND WILDLIFE RESEARCH INSTITUTELoggerhead sea turtle hatchlings crawl to the sea. Florida and Georgia are reporting record numbers of sea turtle nests this se ason.


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school student in Rhode Island, Ms. Black was awarded a Rotary Leader-ship Scholarship, which helped make it possible for her to complete her under-graduate degree at Eastern University in Pennsylv ania. Rotary provided me the support to dream bigger,Ž says Ms. Black. Because of my scholarship, it was important that I volunteered on cam-pus and in the com-munity, kept up a high GPA, and worked hard to achieve my goals. I credit Rotary for helping me get through college and now I want to invest in the next genera-tion „ for me, thats what Rotary is all about.Ž Rotary is an international service organization with clubs all over the world and was founded by attorney Paul Harris in Chicago in 1905 when he and a few businessmen friends met for fellowship and community conversation weekly, rotating the meetings between each others offices, hence the name rotaryŽ club. As the Chicago club grew and members moved to other areas of the country, so did Rotary Clubs. Even-tually, clubs were formed in Europe and all over the world. With the motto, Service Above Self,Ž Rotary can be whatever members need it to be. In Palm Beach County, the largest Rotary Club is the West Palm Beach Rotary Club, which meets weekly at the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts. Mark Wade, the 45-year-old owner of Seacrest Services, a property man-agement company, has been a member of the West Palm Beach Rotary Club for six years and said his club stays very busy, We welcomed 12 new members in just the past few months.Ž Mr. Wade said the club has a healthy mix of younger pro-fessionals and retir-ees, and that its about 60 percent men and 40 percent women.Ž This year, hes co-chairing the annual golf tournament on Oct. 14, which helps to support many of the clubs commu-nity service projects including schol-arships for Palm Beach County stu-dents and grants to elementary, middle schools and high schools. For Ms. Black, whose Rotary Club of Fort Myers is informally known as the Downtown Rotary,Ž its about giv-ing back to the community by hosting fundraisers like Italian Fest or annual concerts to raise money for local schol-arships, nonprofits and outreach programs. Giving back is the heart of Rotary,Ž she says. For many newer, younger members there are benefits to making connections with a really wide variety of people involved in different indus-tries „ there are judges, media profes-sionals, small business owners, builders and so many more. Making these con-nections, and working together to help our community, is invaluable.Ž The philosophy of Rotary was adopted in 1942 and is known as the Four-Way Test in respect to thinking, saying, or doing: Q Is it the truth? Q Is it fair to all concerned? Q Will it build goodwill and better friendships? Q Will it be beneficial to all concerned? The Four-Way Test,Ž says Ms. Black, can apply not only to Rotary, but to life.Ž Tom Briers, a Bonita Springs CPA, has been involved with Rotary clubs for the past 30 years and says that different generations of Rotarians tend to have different objectives for joining, but it all comes down to one common goal, and thats community service. Millennials might enjoy the networking aspect more,Ž he said, while we older guys like fellowship and enjoy-ing a meal together. Rotary is what you make of it „ but most importantly, the ethics and standards are high.Ž Like many organizations that are over a century old, Rotary began as an all-male club, but as many women reached higher positions in their professions, Rotary became less patriarchal, and in 1989 the Rotary Council on Legislation officially voted to allow women into all Rotary Clubs worldwide. A woman has been president of the West Palm Beach Rotary. But at the end of the day, the club goes beyond networking. What I like most about Rotary is that when youre in business, you focus so much on your work „ maybe too much,Ž said Mr. Wade, of the West Palm Beach club. Rotary introduces you to the needs of your community and gives you the opportunity to put your focus on giving back.Ž Q GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 BUSINESS A15 MOVING ON UPAs a teenager, Beth Stevens was drum major for the Jupiter High School Marching Warrior Band. I still hum John Philip Sousa songs,Ž she confesses. But today, Mrs. Stevens, 36, is marching to the beat of a different drummer. She is a Certified Public Accountant at Holyfield & Thomas, LLC and was recently elected president of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches. On the heels of celebrating our 75th anniversary, its an honor to take the helm of such a prestigious organization focused on building the potential of female leaders, while serving our local community in such a powerful way,Ž said Mrs. Stevens. The Junior League has taught her so much during the past 11 years. When I joined, I was single, out of college a few years and had a staff posi-tion at an accounting firm,Ž she said. Today, shes married, a mom and a Cer-tified Public Accountant at Holyfield & Thomas, LLC. Junior League, she said, taught her leadership skills that transferred to her work life. By my third year I was chairman of our newsletter, publishing a tangible product every month,Ž she said. The next year, I was leader of our Done in a Day program (which works with local nonprofits to assist in projects that can be done in a day). I learned to assign tasks and delegate, allowing people to fulfill those roles,Ž she said. It helped me grow and understand people and how to learn from your mistakes.Ž She also served as league treasurer.All of it led me to my passion, my current job „ helping nonprofits,Ž she said. Ive had a lot of different experiences in leadership,Ž she said. But all the work takes time. Its like a part-time job, only you do it as a volunteer.Ž Mrs. Stevens, 36, and her husband, Tom, live in Palm Beach Gardens and have two children, Samantha, 6, and Danielle, 3. They are the loves of my life and full of joy,Ž she said. Her work as an accountant is challenging, she said,  a puzzle to solve. I love helping clients.Ž What she enjoys most about the league is leadership development. I like seeing other members grow and develop, seeing them achieve their goals and doing something they didnt think they could,Ž she said. The Junior League of the Palm Beaches has 750 members, including 350 active and 400 sustaining members. For more information about the group and upcoming events, including the Deck the Palms Holiday Market on Nov. 19 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center, call 689-7590 or visit Beth StevensAge: 36 Where I grew up: Jupiter Where I live now: Palm Beach Gardens Education: University of Florida in Gainesville, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, & Florida Atlantic Univer-sity in Boca Raton, Master of Account-ing My first job and what it taught me: Babysitting. It taught me responsibility, independence, and the value of money. A career highlight: Being recognized by the Florida Institute of Certi-fied Public Accountants as one of the Top 26 Under 36 in 2015; and now being named president of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches. What I do when Im not working: Volunteering with the Junior League of the Palm Beaches. As a member, I have had many opportunities to develop and refine my leadership skills, learn more about the issues impacting our commu-nity, and provide other women opportu-nities to develop their potential. Being a wife and a mother has brought great joy to my life. I try to keep a balance by swimming, yoga, bike riding, and family activities. Best advice for someone looking to make it in my field: Become a CPA and get involved with a professional or civic organization. About mentors: League mentor Pam Schanel taught me that in order to grow, you must go outside your comfort zone. Q Name: Beth Stevens Title: Certified Public Accountant at Holyfield & Thomas, LLCCity of business: West Palm Beach“I like seeing other members grow and develop, seeing them achieve their goals and doing something they didn’t think they could.” — Beth StevensBY MARY THURWACHTERmthurwachter@” COURTESY PHOTOBeth Stevens recently was named president of the Junior League of the Palm Beaches. ROTARYFrom page 14 West Palm Beach Rotary Club>>>> Meetings are Tuesdays at noon at the Kravis Center’s Rinker Playhouse, 701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach; 254-4789. >> For more on other Palm Beach County clubs, see WADE BRIERS BLACK


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Get a buzz on at PureHoney’s BumbleFest BY JANIS FONTAINEpbnews@” oridaweekly.comBumbleFest takes place from 6 p.m. Sept 17 to the wee hours of Sept. 18, and youre invited to help celebrate PureHoney magazines five-year anniversary with this music festival in the 500 block of Clematis Street in downtown West Palm Beach. Founder and publisher Steev Rul-lmans independent magazine first hit the streets in 2011 and its still going strong with its handful of writers and tight pro-duction staff. BumbleFest will be a hive of musical honey-making, with 25 bands on five stag-es at four venues: Respectable Street (on both indoor and outdoor stages), Hul-labaloo gastropub, Subculture Coffee, and OSheas Irish Pub. At Respectables only theres a $5 cover benefitting two charities: Hope from Harrison, and the family of the late Thomas Fekete, 27, a guitarist for South Florida indie rock band Surfer Blood, who died of cancer in May. Headlining is the Stargazer Lilies, loosely defined as psych/gaze/heavy/ambi-ent.Ž Featuring hus-band-and-wife singer/songwriters John Cep and Kim Field, along with Tammy Hirata, the Penn sylv ania trios sound is an indie rock subgenre known as shoegaze,Ž with a dreamy, psychedelic sound.Ž Local bands include punks Armageddon Man, Fort Lauderdales hip-hop joker Bleubird, and West Palms bedroom rocker Chaucer.Ž Other musical acts include Celebrator, Cog Nomen, Dan Bonebrake, the Dewars, Fat Sun, John Ralston, Keith Welsh, Lind-sey Mills & the Lazy Lovers, MoBooty, Other Body, Peyote Coyote, Pocket of Lollipops, Problem Child, Rivers, Similar Prisoners, Sweet Bronco, Tree Swifts, Wal-lace and Whiskey Wasps. Visit BumbleFests Facebook page for more info. Foreign filmsAre you ready for some foreign films? Just choose your language. The Multilingual Language & Cultural Society, 210 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach, has filled autumn with foreign films, a great way for its language students to learn a new language, but a popular activity among native speakers as well. Students can practice their comprehenHAPPENINGSSEE HAPPENINGS, B10 X SEE GARDENS, B8 X SEE ACTORS, B3 XStargazer Lilies headlines BumbleFest this week. ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 | SECTION B WWW.FLORIDAWEEKLY.COM West Palm Beach actress Patti Gard-ner works a lot in professional theater these days, perhaps more than many of her peers. But she and all of her col-leagues constantly face an obstacle most of us never need consider „ how to make a living after the curtain comes down. Things might be a little easier for me, because Ive been married for 38 years to a supportive husband whose income certainly makes a difference in paying the bills,Ž Ms. Gardner said. Im grateful that with his help Ive been able to pursue acting jobs.Ž Now 61, Ms. Gardner moved with her family from New York to South Florida in 1977, when she was in her early 20s. She started out as a classical ballet dancer, but soon drifted into local com-munity theater productions that needed dancers for their musicals. The woman teaching a dance class I was taking was choreographing a pro-duction of Hello, Dolly! and they really needed dancers,Ž Ms. Gardner remem-bered. I had never sung in my life, but I eventually worked my way up to sing-ing roles.Ž She got married and had kids, taking some time out to raise them, but her desire to perform never waned. When the kids got older, I got back in,Ž she said. I worked nonunion jobs for many years and I finally went pro 15 years ago.Ž Going pro means getting ones membership card for Actors Equity Associa-tion and/or Screen Actors Guild-Amer-ican Federation of Television and Radio Artists, the two unions for profession-al actors. Maria Somma, the national communications director for AEA, said according to its 2014-2015 annual report, membership totals 42,469. Of that num-ber, Orlando-area based actors „ which includes most of Florida „ number 591. More than 70 percent of production contracts during that period originated in New York City. Orlando area con-tracts paid only about $125,000. Fac-tor in Disney World contracts, which totaled $14,106,000 and the average annual salary came to just $24,079 per AEA member „ right around the pov-erty line. These are our latest figures, which will be updated in the fall,Ž Ms. Somma said. Herta Suarez, Miami local executive director of SAG-AFTRA, said of its approximately 117,000 national mem-bers the Miami local oversees 4,000 actors in Florida, Alabama and Puerto Rico. She declined to provide informa-tion on what Miami-area SAG-AFTRA members earn in film and TV work, but FOR MORE THAN FOUR decades the megalithic giants have stood like silent sentinels guard-ing the walled tropical garden. Imagined and created by the diminutive art-ist Ann Weaver Norton, who started sculpting as a child of 8, the towering sculptures at Ann Norton Sculpture Gar-dens represent the pinnacle of her lifelong dream of monumental work. But even monuments need a little help occasionally. After noticing some damage to the sculptures brick surfaces, Karen Steele, interim The actor’s challenge of making a living between shows BY KATIE DEITSkdeits@” BY STEVEN J. SMITHssmith@” Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens works to restore sculpturesGuardians of theCOURTESY PHOTOWorkers clean Ann Norton’s “Gateway #5” at the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens.gardenSTEELE RALSTON GARDNER


B2 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY Ocean inspired jewelry, apparel, art & gi | tNFSNBJET!PDFBOTBMMVSFDPNStep into Florida Fall, in style! Lots of new arrivals every week for any occasion. Tassels and drop necklaces are HOT, HOT, HOT! Download our new app to receive $10 o your purchase And pa icipate in our reward program! Lets not forget our hardworking teachers that always get 10% o Stop by today, or shop on-line. Legacy Place 11300 Legacy Ave. #110 1BMN#FBDI(BSEFOT'#JMMZ+PFM &BHMFT &MUPO+PIO .BEPOOB UIFQBMNDPN %PXOMPBEUIF UIFQBMNBQQ561-627-9966 scott SIMMONS Postcard views transport us to 1930s Florida COLLECTORS CORNERBought: West Palm Beach Antiques Festival, South Florida Fairgrounds. Next show is Sept. 30-Oct. 2; Cost: $5. The Skinny: This set of 3-inch postcards brings together colorful views from 1930s Florida. The 205-foot Bok Tower, built in 1929, is among the scenes in these cards, as are moonlit coastal shots, brilliant red poinciana and poinsettia trees, pelicans and sunbathing beachgoers. The set was made by The Hartman Card Co. of Pinellas Park and was mailed with a 1-cent Martha Washington stamp that dates from 1938. Q „ Scott Simmons A set of 20 miniature postcards of Florida THE FIND: When my maternal grandparents first came to Florida after Christmas 1937, U.S. 41 was a two-lane road. Grandma remembered that virtually all of the streets intersecting with the Tamiami Trail in Naples were unpaved. It was that way up and down the state, she said. She also remembered the state as spectacularly beautiful, with colorful crotons, intoxicating citrus blossoms and uninterrupted views along the beaches. My grandfather loved the fishing „ he especially enjoyed angling for the snook that were so abundant in the coastal waters of the day. It was a natural for them to come to Florida from Indiana. They had been married in September and this was a belated wedding trip. My great-great-grandmothers sister had settled in Clearwater, and viewed it as paradise. My great-grandparents owned property there as well, and had visions of retiring to the Sunshine State. There was no Disney World and no Miami Seaquarium. Bok Tower was new, soaring over the citrus groves of Lake Wales. What is now the Flagler Museum in Palm Beach was the lobby and public spaces of the Whitehall Hotel, and Mina Edison still wintered in her home on the Caloosahatchee River in Fort Myers. It would be 20 years before my grandparents settled in Fort Myers. Even then, Florida was unspoiled. My great-grandfather referred to it Gods countryŽ the day the family took him fishing in 1958. He suffered a stroke that night and never fished again. In Palm Beach County, civilization ended east of Military Trail. In Fort Myers, Cleveland Avenue gave way to pastures south of downtown, and the trip to Naples was a 30-odd mile journey through the country. That world has changed.But postcards from the era allow us a peek into the unspoiled wonder that was Florida. I collect the old linen cards of the 40s and before to see the world they depict. Some sights still are common.Citrus still grows throughout the state, but the land near Bok Tower probably is more heavily planted with houses than orange trees. The rows of royal palms some of the cards depict are taller and even more regal nearly 80 years later. In Palm Beach County, Military Trail sets the stage for suburban sprawl that continues nearly to 20 Mile Bend. And that ride to Naples? Its bumperto-bumper during season along the six and eight lanes of U.S. 41. These cards remind us of another, simpler time. Ill take that. Q SCOTT SIMMONS / FLORIDA WEEKLYThis set of colorful miniature postcards made by The Hartman Card Co. of Pinellas Park dates from the 1930s and offers 20 views of scenes from around the Sunshine State.


GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B3 said the number of jobs has declined lately because the Florida Legislature has not secured extended financial incentives for production companies to film in Florida. Other states have more attractive incentives for producers, even though Florida has locations that are unique,Ž Ms. Suarez said. We have been put into a difficult competitive situation. We didnt get the support we needed in the Legislatures last session, so now certain counties are trying to develop incentive plans of their own.Ž Both unions have no programs to assist actors in finding survival jobs. However Ms. Somma and Ms. Suarez said actors have been known to find outside work as teachers, realtors, per-sonal trainers, coaching witnesses for law offices or training medical person-nel in dealing with emergencies „ in addition to the more standard fallbacks such as waiting tables or driving a taxi. Also the Actors Fund, a national human services organization, provides a number of programs to help actors in such areas as financial assistance, health insurance acquisition and AIDS support, to name a few,Ž Ms. Somma said. They do have a career center, where theyll work with members who dont live in New York City or Los Angeles, by telephone or email.Ž Ms. Somma said the Actors Funds programs and services are open to both union and nonunion performers. You just have to prove you have worked in the entertainment industry and earned at least $6,500 in three of the last five years or $5,000 in five of the last ten years,Ž she said. Going pro has worked out for Ms. Gardner, as she has won the Carbonell Award „ South Floridas equivalent of the Tony „ and has played profes-sional area venues such as Florida Stage, Caldwell Theatre, GableStage, the Plaza Theatre, the Stage Door and the Maltz Jupiter Theatre, to name a few. But she maintained holding a union member-ship card in South Florida can be a mixed blessing, because it means one can only take union jobs „ and those can be few and far between. Some years are much leaner than others,Ž Ms. Gardner said, adding she has worked survival jobs as a legal secretary and as an assistant in an insurance office. More often than not, however, she has managed to make ends meet between acting gigs by working flexibly scheduled jobs in and around area theaters. She has worked as a dance teacher and has also taught drama class-es to children, even directing and choreographing several local amateur pro-ductions. Right now, though, Im working in the offices of the Arts Garage in Delray Beach,Ž she said. They bring in a lot of guest artists and music acts and I handle their contracts. I also help these visiting artists find hotels and sometimes assist in making their travel arrangements. Its part time and its a nice job. My hours are my own and I can usually get my work done in a few hours.Ž Ms. Gardners advice to young actors starting out is to find any kind of flex-ible job that might keep their schedule free for auditions and rehearsals. You can make great money waiting tables or bartending in restaurants, for example,Ž she said. Salons, too, or even certain offices. These places usu-ally allow you to make your own hours, which is very important while chasing your dream.Ž Lake Worth resident Bruce Linser, 48, moved to South Florida from New York in 2004 and began working as an actor almost imme-diately, performing at the Caldwell The-atre, Florida Stage, the Maltz Jupiter Theatre, GableStage, Take Heed Theatre Company, Island City Stage and Palm Beach Dramaworks. In 2009, he went back to school and got his Masters of Fine Arts in directing. Thats when I started pursuing more directing work,Ž he said. Thats also when I began teaching, mostly musical theater. I was the dean of theater at the Dreyfoos School of the Arts over the last three years and have taught there for the last six. I recently left Dreyfoos to become an adjunct professor at Flor-ida Atlantic University, Lynn University and Broward College.Ž Although he is also a licensed massage therapist, Mr. Linser maintained it is important to do as much performing-related work between acting and direct-ing jobs as possible. For example, he has worked as the director of music for the First Congregational Church of Lake Worth to pay the bills between gigs. I play the organ and direct the choir while handling the music for all of their services,Ž he said. That keeps me in the area and solvent in between theater jobs, in addition to my teaching. Im also playing a small role in a web series right now, for one of my students who has a production company.Ž Eight-time Carbonell nominee Missy McArdle, also of Lake Worth, got a scholarship to Flor-ida Atlantic Univer-sity in 1973 and was immediately cast in the chorus of FAUs Oklahoma!,Ž the first of many South Florida shows in which she would appear. Other area venues included Jan McArts Royal Palm Dinner Theatre, where she got her Equity card, as well as the Delray Beach Playhouse, the Stage Company of the Palm Beaches, Florida Rep, the Jupiter Theatre (now the Maltz Jupiter Theatre) and the Plaza Theatre, among many others. Like Ms. Gardner, Ms. McArdle has made a concerted effort to find non-performing jobs within the local theater world as much as possible, working in the box office, group sales, general man-agement, marketing, stage managing, props, costumes, etc., at the Plaza The-atre, the Wick Theatre and the Dreyfoos School of the Arts. I also went to work for my church as parish administrator for nine years,Ž she said. And I waited tables for three years. But Ive always tried to keep my foot in the door in South Florida theaters. Its been good to work in non-performing positions, because you get an acute sense of the jobs that are vitally necessary to the success of an arts orga-nization.Ž Ms. McArdles advice to theater professionals looking to pay the bills between gigs originally came from her mother. Learn to type,Ž she said. Develop office skills. The theater is a business. You cannot be romantic about it. My business acumen and secretarial skills have helped support me through my entire theatrical career. Youre going to be out of work more than youll have it and you must remain realistic.Ž Q ACTORSFrom page 1LINSER MCARDLE


B4 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLYPlease send calendar listings to calendar editor Janis Fontaine at THURSDAY9/15 Clematis By Night — 6-9 p.m. Thursdays. Clematis returns to its usual schedule from 6-9 p.m. and features just one band. Free. Info: Manuel and the Charambo Band performs classic salsa music — Sept. 15. (Charamboband. com)Photography Invitational 2016 — Through Oct. 14, at the Art Gallery at the Eissey Campus, in PBSCs BB Building, 3160 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Info: 207-5015.Zika Virus in Palm Beach Coun-ty — 2 p.m. Sept. 15, North Palm Beach Library, 303 Anchorage Drive, North Palm Beach. Chris Reisinger will speak about the number of infections in Palm Beach County and mosquito control activities. Info: 841-3383; Women of the Palm Beaches Season Opener — 5:30 p.m. Sept. 15, at Seasons 52, 11611 Ellis Wilson Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Frank Hayden, director of procurement for the city of West Palm Beach, will speak. Tickets: $65. Register at FRIDAY9/16 Young Ambassadors of Hope Scenic Cruise — 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 16. The new group supporting Place of Hope hosts this event aboard the Hakuna Matata, which launches from The Seaside Activity Station, the Blue Hut, on the corner of South Clematis Street and Flagler Drive, across from E.R. Bradleys, West Palm Beach. Mingle with philanthropic young professionals. Cost: $40. Info: 775-7195; / SATURDAY9/17 Latin Music & Food Festival of the Palm Beaches — Noon to 10 p.m. Sept. 17 and 1-8 p.m. Sept. 18, at the South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach. Per-formers include reggaeton duo Angel y Khriz, mambo and charanga musician Tito Puente Jr. and salsa singer Eddie Santiago. Also planned: folk dancers, a soccer tournament, a dominoes tourna-ment, food, and rides. Tickets are $15 adults and $5 kids age 6-11 in advance, $20 adults, $8 age 6-11 at the gate, free for kids age 5 and younger. Ask about VIP tables. Info:; The Jove Comedy Live — 6 and 8 p.m. Sept. 17, the Performing Arts Academy of Jupiter, 6743 W. Indiantown Road, Jupiter. The 6 p.m. show is family fare. The 8 p.m. show is adults only. 262-0114;; SUNDAY9/18 Sunday On The Waterfront — 4-7 p.m. Sept. 18, Meyer Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach Waterfront, 104 Datura St. at Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. Fea-tures country music sensation Craig Campbell (Outskirts of HeavenŽ). Info: MONDAY9/19 Season Kickoff Salad & Dessert Supper Meeting — 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19, North Palm Beach Library, Obert Reading Room, 303 Anchorage Drive, North Palm Beach. The American Asso-ciation of University Women will intro-duce the years program, its mission and public policy issues important to women. Free. RSVP to Liz at or 656-2413. TUESDAY9/20 Pianist Roberta Rust & her pro-tgs — 7 p.m. Sept. 20, Harriet Himmel Theater at CityPlace, 700 S. Rose-mary Ave., West Palm Beach. Tickets: $10 adults, $5 students, at the door, which benefits the Lynn University Conservatory of Music. 866-449-2489.Citizen Advocacy for Conserva-tion: A Panel Discussion — 7-9:30 p.m. Sept. 20, Mounts Botanical Garden Auditorium, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. Info: 968-4166. The Choral Society of the Palm Beaches — Tryouts for the choir are held 6:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays, before rehearsals 7-9 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church, 4677 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Singers are needed. See direc-tor Mark Aliapoulios. 626-9997; WEDNESDAY9/21 Lecture and Luncheon Series: How Judicial Vacancies Impede Access to Justice — 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Atlantis Country Club, 190 Atlantis Ave., Lake Worth. Hosted by the League of Women Vot-ers of Palm Beach County. $30. Register online at Food Truck Roll-In — 6-10 p.m. Sept. 21, in the 500 block of North-wood Road, West Palm Beach. Find a variety of culinary experiences, live music, and an artist colony featuring live art and artisan vendors. LOOKING AHEAD Clematis by Night — 6-9 p.m. Thursdays Info: Monkeys perform classic rock — Sept. 22. (.theevilmonkeys. com)L-Tribe performs R&B and Top 40 hits — Sept. 29 ( Group Open Meeting — 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Palm Beach County Main Library, 3650 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. RSVP required at to Santa Party — 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Craft Bar Kitchen, 1061 E. Indiantown Road, Suite 110, Jupiter. Help Operation Homefront Care for Heroes by donating small gifts for the holiday season. Admission to the party is one gift per person. Info: 385-3341 or on Facebook. Forever Greyhounds Fundraiser — 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sept. 22, Art Obsession, 7034 Charleston Shores Blvd., Lake Worth. An evening of painting, wine and cheese, benefiting Forever Greyhounds. $25, which includes a pair of wine glass-es to paint. Get tickets at or call 574-7756. AT THE GARDENS The Gardens Mall, 3101 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens; 622-2115 or Walking Event: Know Your Numbers and Walk Your Way to Better Health — 8:30 a.m.-10 a.m. Sept. 15, Nordstrom Court. Guest speaker is Dr. Howard Schwartz. Kids Club Event: Dance Party — 10 a.m.-noon Sept. 24, Nordstrom Court. RSVP to Teresa Dabrowski ( by Sept. 20. Babes Packet Pick-up — 6-9 p.m. Sept. 28, Nordstrom Court. AT THE KELSEY The Kelsey Theater, 700 Park Ave., Lake Park. Info: 328-7481; Kelsey Cares Comedy Night with Dean Napolitano — 8 p.m. Sept. 16. Proceeds benefit the Palm Beach Walk to defeat ALS. Tickets: $15 in advance, $18 at the door. Age 18 and older. Full Throttle Pro Wrestling pres-ents Fight Club: Round One — 8-11:30 p.m. Sept. 17. All ages with parent or guardian 21 or older. AT THE LIGHTHOUSE Jupiter Lighthouse and Museum, Light-house Park, 500 Captain Armours Way, Jupiter. Admission: $10 adults, $5 chil-dren ages 6-18; free for younger than 6. Jupiter Lighthouse participates in the Blue Star Museums program. Children must be at least 4 feet tall to climb. Tours are weather permitting; call for tour times. RSVP required for most events at 747-8380, Ext. 101; Sunset Tour — Sept. 21 and Oct. 19 and 26, Nov. 2 and 30. Time varies by sunset. $15 members, $20 nonmembers. Lighthouse Moonrise Tour — 7:15 p.m. Sept. 16, 4:45 p.m. Nov. 14. $15 mem-bers, $20 nonmembers.Twilight Yoga at the Light — 6:458 p.m. Sept. 19 and 26, 5:45 p.m. Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28. Mary Veal, Kula Yoga Shala, leads. AT MACARTHUR John D. MacArthur Beach State Park, 10900 Jack Nicklaus Drive on Singer Island, North Palm Beach. Info: 776-7449; Coastal Clean Up — 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 17. Community service hours for students. Info or register with Art at 776-7449, Ext. 109.Bluegrass Music — 1-3 p.m. Sept. 18. Free with park admission. Birding at MacArthur Park — 4 p.m. Sept. 18. Free with park admission. AT THE JCC The Mandel JCC, 5221 Hood Road, Palm Beach Gardens. Info: 689-7700; 15: Bridge: 2/1 Class, Be Less Stressed: An Introduction to Mindful-ness, Canasta 101 class, duplicate bridge, Intermediate bridge class Sept. 16: Duplicate bridge, Bridge: Advanced Beginners supervised playSept. 17: Family Cooking ClassSept. 19: Bridge: Advanced beginners supervised play, Timely Topics discussion group, duplicate bridge Sept. 20: Duplicate bridge, Cyber Safety: A Parents Guide to Web Smarts Sept. 21: Ladies of literature, Better Balance & Stability class, duplicate bridge, Mah Jongg & Canasta, Stars of Opera Sept. 22: Bridge: 2/1 Class, Canasta 101 class, duplicate bridge, Bridge: Inter-mediate bridge class AT MOUNTS Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Mili-tary Trail, West Palm Beach. Info: 233-1737; Your Backyard: Vegeta-ble Growing — 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 17. Learn the secrets of vegetable growing in South Florida. $20 members; $30 nonmembers. Lecture: Six Tropical Plants that Rocked the World — 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 18. Scott Zona, FIU conserva-tor and orchid curator and an award-winning botanist, speaks about plants that are still in demand since their discovery: coffee, sugar, rubber, black pepper and nutmeg. $10 members; $15 nonmembers. AT THE IMPROV Palm Beach Improv at CityPlace, 550 S. Rosemary Ave., Suite 250, West Palm Beach. Info: 833-1812; Steve Byrne — Sept. 15-17. $22. Huggy LowDown & Friends — Sept. 18. $20. AT THE SCIENCE CENTER The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Park Road, West Palm Beach. Admission: $15 adults, $11 ages 3 to 12, $13 for age 60 and older. Free for members and children younger than 3. Info: 832-1988; “Grossology: The (Impolite) Sci-ence of the Human Body” — Through Oct. 2. LIVE MUSIC Arts Garage — 180 NE First St., Delray Beach. Info: 450-8367; Boulud: The Lounge — 9 p.m. Fridays, in the Brazilian Court Hotel, 301 Australian Ave., Palm Beach. Vocalist Raquel Williams performs an eclectic mix of American, Latin and Caribbean songs. Info: 655-6060; Yacht Club — Jazz sessions start at 8 p.m. Tuesdays at Camelot Yacht Club, 114 S. Narcissus Ave., West Palm Beach. TCHAA! Band performs. 318-7675. CALENDAR


GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B5 TOP PICKS #SFL #FIGHTALS QThe Kelsey Cares Comedy Night with Dean Napolitano — 8 p.m. Sept. 16, Kelsey Theater. Bene ts the Palm Beach Walk to defeat ALS; 328-7481 or CALENDARThe Colony Hotel — 155 Hammon Ave., Palm Beach. Info: 659-8100 or 655-5430; Fridays with Memory Lane — Soul City/Top 40 hits from the 60s through today. 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.QSaturday Late Night with the Dawn Marie Duo — 9:30 a.m.-midnight, music and dancing, plus cameos by Royal Room headliners and other celebrity performers.QRoyal Room Cabaret — Coming in November. Don Ramon Restaurante Cuba-no & Social Club — Live music Thursdays through Sundays, 7101 S. Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach. 547-8704.E.R. Bradley’s — 104 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Inf o: 833 -3520; — 960 N. A1A, Jupiter. Age 21 and older. Info: Respectable Street Caf — 518 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 832-9999; ONGOING The Ann Norton Sculpture Gar-dens — 2051 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach. Garden hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. $10 adults, $8 seniors 65+, $7 students, free for members and younger than age 5. Members free. Info: 832-5328;, Antique Engravings and Lithographs — Through Nov. 13. Artisans On the Ave. — 630 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. Info: 582-3300;“BOXXED IN-BOXXED OUT” — Opening reception 6-9 p.m. Sept. 16. Refreshments. Free. 762-8162 or 582-3300.APBC Art on Park Gallery — 800 Park Ave., Lake Park. Info: 345-2842; 2016 Exhibit — Through Sept. 30. This grouping of original unaltered images will satisfy the photographer who likes to strip it down. Includes a solo exhibit by Durga Garcia. QCall for art: ABSTRACT 2016 Exhibit — Seeking original abstract images for this exhibit from Oct. 3-Nov. 11. Submission deadline is Sept. 21. The Armory Art Center — 1700 Parker Ave., West Palm Beach. 832-1776;“New & Now: Work by New Faculty Fall 2016Ž will be on display in the East and Greenfield Galleries. An evening of talks by the artists is 6-8 p.m. Oct. 6. GardensArt Exhibition: In Plein Sight — Through Oct. 6, Palm Beach Gardens City Hall Lobby, 10500 N. Military Trail. See a collection of oil paintings by artist Janet Onofrey. A meet-and-greet with the artist will be held 5:30-7 p.m. Sept. 23. Info: 630-1100. Box Gallery — 811 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach. 786-521-1199.Q“Florida Flora and Fauna: The River of Grass and Beyond” — Through Oct. 2.The Center for Creative Educa-tion — 425 24th St., West Palm Beach. 805-9927, Ext. 160; third annual ‘Collaboration: African Diaspora’ — Through Oct. 21. This years group includes art-ists who are originally from, reside or are represented in the state of Florida in one location here in Palm Beach County. QBrunch & Lecture — Noon-3 p.m. Sept. 17. Tickets: $35 at Eventbrite.comThe Chocolate Spectrum — 6725 W. Indiantown Road, Suite 38, Jupiter. Info:’s Make and Take Activities — Drop by 2-5 p.m. Thursdays. You only pay for what you make, usually about $5-10 per item. QLadies Night Out — 7:30-9:30 p.m. Sept. 16. Make chocolate with your besties. $40. QChocolate-Making for Differently-Abled Teens — 5-7 p.m. Sept. 21. $35. Free for caregivers. The Cultural Council of Palm Beach County — 601 Lake Ave., Lake Worth. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues-day-Saturday. Info: 471-2901;“Selections from the Armory Art Center” — Through Oct. 29. Q“Women in the Visual Arts: ARTistic Visions” — Through Oct. 2.The Florida Trail Association Loxahatchee Chapter — Leads nature walks. New adventurers are wel-comed. Get info and register at Park Walk — 7:30 a.m. Sept. 17, 7715 Forest Hill Blvd., West Palm Beach. A 4-mile leisure-paced walk. Call Paul at 963-9906.Harbourside Place — 200 U.S. 1, Jupiter. Info: 935-9533; Live Music on the Waterfront: QSept. 16 — String Theory, 6-10 p.m. QSept. 17 — The Other Guys, 6-10 p.m.QSept. 18 — Steeltown Religion, 3-7 p.m.QJupiter Green & Artisan Market — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays, yearround.QJupiter Green & Artisan Market Mid-Week — 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays, year-round. The Lighthouse ArtCenter — Gallery Square North, 373 Tequesta Drive, Tequesta. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sat-urday. Admission is $5 Monday-Friday, free on Saturday and for members and exhibiting artists. Info: 746-3101; Q “eyes wide open: camera in hand” — Through Oct. 29. QThird Thursday — 5:30-7:30 p.m. the third Thursday of the month. The Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach — 411 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 868-7701; QAndean Music Performance — 3 p.m. Sept. 17. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Live Andean music and crafts follow. For all ages. Free. QiCinema — 2 p.m. Sept. 18. Awardwinning foreign films are screened on the third Sunday of each month. Sept: Grassland.Ž Free.QFree Guitar Lessons — 6-8 p.m. Sept. 19-Nov. 14. Join and jam in the group guitar class with musician Phill Fest. For all levels. Free. Q Pilates — 10:30-11:30 a.m. Thursdays. Bring your own mat. By donation.The Norton Museum of Art — 1451 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach. Free admission. Info: 832-5196 or“Giverny: Journal of an Unseen Garden” — Through Oct. 30. The Palm Beach Photographic Centre — 415 Clematis St., West Palm Beach. Info: 253-2600; The 19th annual Members’ Juried Exhibition — Through Oct. 29. The Palm Beach Zoo & Con-servation Society — 1301 Summit Blvd., West Palm Beach. Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day. Tickets: $18.95 adults; $16.95 seniors, $12.95 age 3-12, free for under 3. Info: 533-0887; The River Center — 805 N. U.S. 1, Jupiter. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Call 743-7123; boating course — 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 17. Taught by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 52. Free but a $10 refundable deposit is required. Also offered: Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Jan. 14, Feb. 11, and March 4. QPublic Tour and Fish Feeding — 2-3 p.m. Saturdays. AREA MARKETS Jupiter Green & Artisan Market at Harbourside Place — 3-7 p.m. Wednesdays at Harbourside Place, 200 U.S. 1, Jupiter. The same merchandise you know from the Sunday market is now available midweek. Info: 623-5600 or Beach Marina Village Green & Artisan Market — 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays year-round, 200 E. 13th St. at Broadway, Riviera Beach. Call 623-5600 or visit Lake Worth High School Flea Market — 5 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, under the Interstate 95 over-pass on Lake Worth Road. Info: 439-1539.The Palm Beach Gardens GreenMarket — 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 25, at STORE Self Storage and Wine Storage, 11010 N. Mili-tary Trail, Palm Beach Gardens. Rain or shine. Info: 630-1100, or email Green & Artisan Market at Harbourside Place — 10 a.m.2 p.m. Sundays year-round, 200 N. U.S. 1, along the Intracoastal Waterway in Harbourside Place. Pet friendly. Call 623-5600 or visit The Green Market at Palm Beach Outlets — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Sunday in Center Court at the Palm Beach Outlets, 1751 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., West Palm BeachDont miss these two upcoming events: The Dress For Success Sale and The Wine and Cheese Fest, both on Sept. 30. 515-4400; Q QSunday On The Waterfront — Country music sensation Craig Campbell (“Outskirts of Heaven”) sings 4-7 p.m. Sept. 18, Meyer Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach Waterfront, 104 Datura St. at Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach; #COUNTRYSOUNDS


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GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B7 Grab your blankets, wear pink and enjoy a movie night in the park at Downtown, featuring the 1986 Classic, “Pretty in Pink”. FREE EVENT • MUSIC • CONCESSIONS FUNdraising to move us closer to a world free of breast cancer Save the Date! Saturday, October 1st, 6:30-9pm g o to www.” and view the photo albums from the many events we cover. Send us your society and networking photos. Include t he names of everyone in the picture. E-mail them to society@” PHOTOS I ETY m ple Beth El in West Palm Beach 1. Iris Lichstein and Jerry Lichstein 2. Aila Goodlin, Hannele Petersen and Bernie Petersen 3. Betty Sue Shapiro, Debbie Maken and Heline Kottler 4. Earline Arnett, Joy Howard, Madge Livingston and Cynthia Fletcher 5. Judith Moline and Ruth Padorr 6. Rae Gross and Carl Willner 7. Jean Malacko and Darling Malacko 8. Ivy Faske and Renee Rubin 9. Sheila Brody, Carolyn Hoots and Pat LaValley 10. Olivia Tartakow, Judye Bernstein and Sonny Maken 11. Linda Koopman, Joyce Brown and Chris Dowless 12. Helene Weiss and Felice Lapuk 13. Doug Freedman and Sharon HaasFreedman 4 5 6 7 11 12 13


B8 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY SATURDAYS | 10-2 Riviera Beach Marina Village 200 E. 13th St., Riviera Beach SUNDAYS | 10-2 & WEDNESDAYS | 3-7 Harbourside Place 200 N. US 1, Jupiter O ering A little bit of everythingŽ For information & Vendor inquires www.harrysmarkets.com561.623.5600 ALL MARKETS NOW OPEN executive director at Ann Norton Sculp-ture Gardens, contracted the art conser-vation firm Rosa Lowinger and Associ-ates to evaluate the sculptures. Senior conservator Kelly Ciociola surveyed nine sculptures. The way the pieces are constructed, they have an arma-ture inside made of concrete block and steel rebar. And, because South Florida is a marine environment, close to the water, these rebars began to cor-rode. As metal cor-rodes, it expands and it caused the brick to pop off. The brick is very soft and is softer than the metal, so in cases like this, the weaker of the two materials fails first,Ž she said. As the steel corrodes, it actually breaks the brick from the structure In general the sculptures appear to be well constructed. Structurally, they are sound, but there is surface damage from the bars corroding,Ž Ms. Ciociola said. As fees to restore each of the sculptures range from $5,000 to $37,000, the nonprofit launched its Restore-a-SculptureŽ campaign to raise the $165,000 needed to conserve the nine sculptures at the 1.7-acre site. So far, $85,000 has been raised, allowing the restoration of three of the most endan-gered sculptures. Leslie Rose, a long-time ANSG trustee, recognized that we had a number of restoration needs and gave us a lovely gift to address those needs,Ž Mrs. Steele said. In April, because of his gift, work began on the 20-foot-tall Gateway #5,Ž near the reflection pond. To date, two more sculptures have been sponsored. The Gochman family has a very strong interest in art and education,Ž said Mrs. Steele. We invited them to select a sculpture for restoration and they agreed wholeheartedly to have Gateway #3 restored in their name.Ž Gateway #1Ž has been restored in honor of Frances and Jeffery Fischer. Frances formed the Gardens Conservancy. It was through her help that we were able to raise additional funds. The board of trustees wanted to do some-thing in her honor,Ž Mrs. Steele said. It took decades for Ann Weaver Norton to achieve her dream of creating enormous sculptures. The first monumental sculpture that she created was in 1965, when she was 60,Ž says Mrs. Steele. Born in Alabama in 1905, the young Ann Weaver wrote three childrens books to help finance her art education. She studied at Smith College in Massa-chusetts and, in the 1930s, at the Art Stu-dents League, the National Academy of Design and Cooper Union in New York City. In addition she served as a studio assistant to the famous Russian sculptor Alexander Archipenko. Her works were exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in 1935 and at the Whitney in 1940, plus she received two Carnegie Traveling Scholarships. In 1942, she was offered a position to teach sculpture at what is now the Norton Museum of Art. There, she befriended Ralph Norton and his wife, Elizabeth. In 1948, Ann married the widowed Ralph Norton, and they resid-ed in the home designed by architect Marion Sims Wyeth that is now the Ann Norton Sculpture Garden and Gallery. It was that alliance that finally allowed Ann to fulfill her dream of creating large sculptures. With these unusual works, she attained international fame and exhibitions in 1960 at the Schnei-der Gallery in Rome and, in 1976, at the Muse Rodin in Paris. She died in 1982. She was ahead of her time,Ž Mrs. Steele said. ŽShe was a direct carver, but she also had engineers that helped with construction. She worked on sculptures herself and also she directed it. She was able with some of the sculptures to cre-ate a pulled movement that is totally inconsistent with brick.Ž Ms. Ciociola agrees.Its very unusual to have sculptures made out of brick, but I think that is what is very interesting about them, to see the way that the artist used this unusual sculpture material to create sculpture,Ž she said. The simple fact that she is using this structural mate-rial in a very artistic way; a lot of the sculptures have curved forms and cut-outs and recesses and its doing typical sculptural design with a fairly rigid material in brick.Ž Gateway #5Ž had serious issues.The rebar had corroded inside and caused some of the bricks to fail,Ž Ms. Ciociola said. The team of restorers began with the basics. We started by cleaning the three sculptures, and then removed certain environmental contaminants (such as dirt and bird droppings),Ž Ms. Ciociola said. Because the sculptures are situ-ated in an environment where there is lots of plant life, and it is fairly damp, and there are lots of things growing, it is perfect for biological growth, a black discoloration like mold. So we cleaned the dirt and biological growth, as well as mineral deposits caused by the sprinklers. When the water evaporates, it leaves behind minerals, which appear as white staining.Ž Stabilization was next.We were working on the areas where the bricks had deteriorated. There were several large sections of loss,Ž Ms. Cio-ciola said. First we stabilized the rebar by removing an active corrosion and used a phosphoric acid solution to stop the corrosion. We coated it with a pro-prietary, heavy-duty, zinc-based solu-tion to protect it from rusting. Then we did the patching of the brick with resto-ration mortar. It is specifically designed to have the same properties as the brick around it so that it will theoretically weather and absorb water in the same manner as the surrounding materials. Everything was color matched to the existing brick and mortar.Ž But corroding rebar that needed to be addressed was inside the sculptures. As we couldnt completely open the sculptures, we also used a migrating corrosion inhibiter overall to stabilize the steel that we couldnt reach,Ž Ms. Ciociola said. It is applied to the sur-face and then it uses the pores to seep in and get to the steel. For masonry structures, you want them to breathe. It is how masonry is designed as a porous material, so water gets in, but it also can get out.Ž Ms. Ciociola directed and also worked on the project along with her team of three trained conservation technicians who are skilled craftsmen and artists. She is the senior conservator in the Miami office, and holds a masters of science degree in historic preservation with a concentration in conservation from Clemson University and the Col-lege of Charleston. The principal of her firm, Rosa Lowinger, has offices in Miami and Los Angeles. They work all over the United States and the Carib-bean, specializing in marine environ-ments. Regular maintenance is key for any of these outdoor sculptures because it allows you to prevent problems before they happen. If you are maintaining the sculptures regularly and keeping an eye on them, you can see any sort of telltale signs that would need to be caught in order to protect the piece,Ž Ms. Cio-ciola said. Keeping it clean, for one thing. The example that I like to use is if you leave dirt on the surface and it gets into a mortar joint and then eventually you have plant life growing out of it. Well, the roots take up space so they will deteriorate the joint and eventually the brick. But if you clean that off the surface before it gets to be a plant then the plants never take root and damage the mortar.Ž The restoration of the first three sculptures was completed in about three months. Now, with six more to restore, the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens is hoping that art and culture lovers in the community will step forward to help. We are very grateful for the generosity of our supporters as they have enabled us to move forward on this critical art conservation effort,Ž Mrs. Steele said. Q GARDENSFrom page 1 New Ann Norton exhibition highlights botanical printsThe Ann Norton Sculpture Gar-dens’ Gallery will feature an exhibition and sale of rare, an-tique engravings and lithographs of botanicals, fruit and architectural render-ings dating from the 16th to 19th centuries. Displayed in handmade frames by Giovanni Bello of Florence, Italy, sales of the work will bene t the nonpro t organization. Exhibition is on display 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, Sept. 15-Oct. 30. Admission is free to members, $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, $7 for students, children under 5 are admitted free. Visit or call 832-5328. CIOCIOLA COURTESY PHOTO Ann Norton stands with sculptures in the 1950s or 1960s. COURTESY PHOTO A worker stabilizes rebar that forms the interior framework of Ann Norton’s “Gateway #5.”


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B10 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY PUZZLE ANSWERS FLORIDA WEEKLY CUISINE We’ll drink to that: Aaron’s Table plans wall of wine bottles jan Aaron Fuller of the coming-soon Aarons Table and Wine Bar in Abacoa is planning to build a wall. Unlike his current boss, Donald Trump at Mar-a-Lago he is asking neighbors and friends „ not Mexi-co „ to help with it. It wont keep anyone out of any-where „ it will be a design element in the new restaurant that replaces Rooneys Public House closed for two years, in the Jupiter development. Yes,Ž he said, laughing. Were planning a wall made of 1,200 empty wine bottles. Theres no way we can drink that many bottles, so we asked our friends to drop theirs off.Ž Mr. Fuller, currently the food and beverage director at Mar-a-Lago, Mr. Trumps residence and club in Palm Beach, is partnering with chef Marc Cela to open Aarons Table, an American wine bar and restaurant, with a target date of October 15. Were at the tail end of everything being finished,Ž he said. They are hop-ing the opening might be Oct. 1, but theyre banking on mid-October at the latest. The menu is a common sense approach to food,Ž Mr. Fuller said. The dishes arent heavy on garnishes. Theyll be based on a lot of my experiences.Ž With 20 years of kitchen and food and beverage positions in places such as Maui, Las Vegas and several years in Palm Beach, hell incorporate flavors from all realms with a modern touch, working with the chef. A lot of Mr. Fullers time was spent at The Breakers opening the Italian restaurant on the property, and work-ing his way up the ranks to the head sous position in the resorts previous acclaimed haute res-taurant, LEscalier The menu will be full of braising dishes „ they are my favor-ite to cook,Ž he said. But well have the ahi tuna poke as I did in Maui, and truffle ravioli with caviar „ from Palm Beach. Doing a lot of things we know we can do well.Ž Other dishes proposed include pork belly with Thai peanut brittle, tamarind and cilantro; house made charcuterie; and a tableside baked Alaska. The team also will pair up with the neighboring craft brewery, Civil Society and use its beer in an IPA-braised lamb shank, with truffled whipped pota-toes, caramelized fennel and cherry tomatoes with a natural IPA jus. We wanted to elevate the food, but keep prices reasonable for families, too. I want a place to go out for a date night with my wife, and a place I can go with the family for a Sunday brunch.Ž Its central to the neighborhood next to Roger Dean Stadium and an agedmeat prime burger and bar foods also will be highlights. He expects his neigh-bors to be frequent guests. Theres really not much up here thats not on the water. Not in the neighborhoods, anyway,Ž he said. A major injection of money has gone into the plaza, Mr. Fuller said. The holding company who bought it is putting $21 million into it. Theyre putting in a bowling alley, a movie theater, theyre building a golf course. Theyve painted the buildings „ they really needed it. Theres still land-scaping to be done. The new owner said he wanted a chef-driven restau-rant here, so thats what were bringing them.Ž He describes the interior of the new place as farmhouse chic.Ž Weve kept the bar from the old Rooneys; we wanted to keep the history Rooneys brought with them. But were changing the bar top to a pewter zinc alloy. It looks like aluminum to start, but as it ages will have a bronze look.Ž It matches the natural wood colors on walls and floors. The front room is called The Cellar. In it will be Aarons Table „ the chefs table. Walls to the outside will be floor-to-ceiling wine bottles „ hence the call for empty wine bottles from all his friends on Facebook. We figure we need 1,200 to fill the whole room. Theyve already started dropping them off. Empties „ oh, yes!Ž he said. Some friends have brought in signed bottles, or with dates on them telling what occasion they celebrated. Some have put notes in them, wishing us luck „ thats really nice.Ž Anyone who wishes to contribute to Aarons Table dcor is welcome to drop off their empty wine bottles Mon-day through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the restaurant: 1153 Town Center Drive, Abacoa, Jupiter. In brief Che is now open on the water in Delray Beach on Atlantic Avenue. Based in Spain with 15 locations there, this is its first U.S. restaurant. Look for Span-ish and Argentinian dishes, with a nod toward modern steakhouses. Gazpacho, octopus on potato rounds drizzled with olive oil, paella, and a number of steaks, including a chimichurra-topped skirt steak, are on the menu; its open for lunch and dinner. It takes over the former Hudson on the Intracoastal. ƒIts a drive, but noteworthy for those rabid cue fans: Johnny Rivers  famed 4 Rivers Smokehouse noted for his brisket, has arrived in South Florida. The new location for the Cen-tral Florida-based restaurant is in Coral Springs at 2660 University Drive. ƒThe first Latin Music & Food Festival is coming Sept. 17-18 to the South Florida Fairgrounds in West Palm Beach. Plenty of food, entertainment, and kids activities take place indoors. A high-light is a dominoes tournament open to those 18 and over, with a jackpot prize of $500. For more info, go to ƒ The lineup is out for the 16th annual South Beach Wine and Food Festival in Miami Beach; tick-ets go on sale Oct. 24, but the fests fans get a leg up planning for it by looking at the Whos Who of guests. New events include a kosher barbecue dinner, a Craft-yŽ happy hour, and a Food Fight hosted by Guy Fieri All the details are at Q FULLER CELA FIERI sion with the films to keep them on point, plus increase their vocabulary, improve their pronunciation, and learn more about the culture born of the speakers whose language theyre learning. All films have English subtitles and admission is free. The discussions follow-ing each film are in the native language and are free for MLCS students, $15 gen-eral admission. RSVP required to For more information about the MLCS, its programs or language classes, visit or call 228-1688. The French Movie Clubs films include: Sept. 17: Pas son genreŽ (Not my type) Oct. 8: Les choristesŽ (The chorus) Nov. 5: Les garcons et Guillaume, a table!Ž (Me, Myself and Mum) Dec. 3: Un + uneŽ (One plus one) Jan. 7: JappeloupŽ (Jappeloup) April 1: La cage aux follesŽ May 27: Toute premiere foisŽ (I kissed a girl) The Italian Movie Clubs films include: Oct. 15: La migliore offertaŽ (The best offer) Nov. 19: Io speriamo che me la cavoŽ (Ciao, professore) Dec. 17: La variante di LneburgŽ (The Luneburg variation) Jan. 21: Pitza e DatteriŽ (Pizza and dates) Feb. 18: Benvenuti al SudŽ (Welcome to the South) March 18: Benvenuti al NordŽ (Welcome to the North) April 15: La Grande bellezzaŽ (The great beauty) May 20: Mim metallurgico ferito nellonoreŽ (The seduction of Mim) The Spanish Movie Clubs films include: Oct. 22: Hijo de la noviaŽ (Son of the Bride), Argentina Nov. 12: Como agua para chocolateŽ (Like Water for Chocolate), Mexico Dec. 10: Nueve reinasŽ (Nine Queens), Argentina Jan. 14: VolverŽ, Spain Feb. 11: MachucaŽ, Chile March 11: Pans LabyrinthŽ, Spain and Mexico April 8 and May 13: To be announcedMoon Festival returns to Norton One of the Norton Museum of Arts most popular annual events is the family-friendly Chinese Moon Festival held each September. This is the 11th annual Moon Festival „ sometimes called the Mid-Autumn Fes-tival „ which brings family and friends together to celebrate the bounty of the harvest season. Experts say the Chinese have been celebrating the Moon Festival since 1000 B.C. with art, entertainment, food, and crafts celebrating Chinese art and culture. This years festival is from noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 17. Festival highlights include a Chinese painting demonstration by painter Liu Nan, a ceramic demonstra-tion by artist Lauren Shapiro, and the curators conversationŽ at 12:30 and 2:45 p.m. featuring Laurie Barnes, curator of Chinese Art, who will discuss the Nortons newly acquired Ming dynasty-era glazed, stoneware panels, expanding the Nortons world-class collection of Chinese art. Another highlight of this years festival will likely be the performances by mem-bers of FSUs Chinese Music Ensemble, led by Haiqiong Deng. Deng, a performer in prior years, returns with half a dozen friends who will perform holiday-related music on a range of exotic Chinese instru-ments. Free tickets for the concert are available beginning at 2:15 p.m. for the 3:15 p.m. concert. Tickets are first-come, first-served with a limit of four tickets per per-son. An afternoon full of activities including spotlight talks, a DIY art activity, and a Chil-drens Introduction to Chinese Music, closes with a reception featuring green tea and traditional Chi-nese mooncakes, another authentic Chi-nese custom rich with meaning. The Chinese Moon Festival is noon-5 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Norton Museum of Art, 1451 S. Olive Ave., West Palm Beach. Admission is free. Call 832-5196 or visit Q HAPPENINGSFrom page 1DENG


GARDENS/JUPITER FLORIDA WEEKLY WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 15-21, 2016 ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT B11The Dish: Massaman Curry with chicken The Place: Rama V Thai & Sushi, 1900 Okeechobee Blvd., Suite A3-4, West Palm Beach; 444-2996 or The Price: $9 at lunch. The Details: I get massaman curry whenever a Thai restaurant offers it. There are few things more intoxicating than the aroma of cardamom and coriander in the massaman curry. Combine that with bits of potato, sweet potato, onion and coconut milk, toss it with tender chicken and top it with sliced avocado, and you have a near perfect meal on its own. Add good company, and it is perfection. Q „ Scott Simmons Aft er making sure every dessert leaving the kitchen looks precisely the way it should and before walking out to chit-chat with customers, Pastry Chef Robin Gross treats herself to a few moments of blissful observation at the Grilled Cheese Gallery. She watches diners consum-ing their lunches (often grilled cheese sandwiches „ but soups and salads are available, too) and the desserts she so lovingly prepared for them. I love standing at the register and looking out to see customers from every walk of life, old or young, from a variety of places, enjoying their sandwiches or desserts,Ž she said. Everybody looks so happy.Ž The vision warms her heart.The Grilled Cheese Gallery opened almost a year ago and is co-owned by Jeffrey Thompson and Chef Gross. Chef Thompson previously had a restaurant in Old Northwood called O-BO. Chef Gross was pastry chef there. The Grilled Cheese Gallery quickly outgrew a smaller space. It immediately took on a life of its own,Ž Chef Gross said. So they moved to a larger location, at 422 Northwood Road in West Palm Beach. We have people coming from Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Port St. Lucie, Palm Beach Gardens, Jupiter and visitors from all over the world referred here through hotels. Theres a good local following, too.Ž In fact, the restaurant has become so popular that the owners are looking for places to expand in Jupiter and Delray. The Grilled Cheese Gallery is a happy place with an upbeat staff,Ž she said. Motown music plays in the background and the restaurants signature unicorn can be spotted here and there, including on her pink sugar cookies. Grilled cheese sandwiches of various varieties, includ-ing daily specials, are the heart of the menu. Soups, salads and a few varieties of poutine (fries with cheese curds and gravy) also are offered. And then there are the desserts, starting with bread pudding (an old family recipe, Chef Gross said), salted caramel bars and fudge brownies. Over-the-top soft-serve ice cream cones with the fun toppings. The soft serve is locally made in small batches. Desserts have creative names such as A Day at the Circus (cotton candy cup-cake) or The Caramel Blonde (soft-serve ice cream cone with a caramel bar). Chef Gross doesnt have a favorite.I like to experiment,Ž she said. Anything we do with salted caramel or choc-olate seems to be a big success.Ž Each new recipe withstands her trusty team of tasters. I have a pretty good group of tasters,Ž she said But they have to be honest.Ž Chef Gross didnt begin her career in baking. She was a school teacher with a degree from the University of Florida who went on to get a masters degree in school counseling from Johns Hopkins University. I found that giving somebody a brownie is a lot easier than therapy,Ž she said. A brownie always brings a smile.Ž Before becoming a pastry chef and working with Chef Thompson, she had her own bakery catering business, Rob-ins Nests Baked Goods. Robin GrossAge: 52 Original Hometown: New York Restaurant: Grilled Cheese Gallery, 422 Northwood Road, West Palm Beach; 328-7475. Takeout available and delivery via Delivery Dudes, ( Mission: When I create desserts for our menu it is to further enhance the delicious and unique dining experience we provide. Grilled Cheese Gallery is a magical, fun, nostalgic and unique hotspot with a vibe that is contagious. Comfort food at its best and our desserts are the cherry on top.Ž Cuisine: Comfort food. Training: O-BO, private parties and catering, 20-plus years of being mom in the kitchen, Whats your footwear of choice in the kitchen? Dansko What advice would you give someone who wants to be a restaurateur or chef? Fasten your seatbelt and enjoy the ride! Have a great sense of humor, stay true to your vision, develop thick skin, push yourself creatively and sur-round yourself with a dynamic and genu-ine team. Q In the kitchen with...ROBIN GROSS, Grilled Cheese Gallery, West Palm Beach BY MARY THURWACHTERmthurwachter@floridaweekly.comTHE DISH: Highlights from local menus SCOTT SIMMONS/FLORIDA WEEKLY COURTESY PHOTORobin Gross began her career as a teacher before becoming pastry chef at the Grilled Cheese Gallery. FLORIDA WEEKLY CUISINE Departmentstore diningoptions A trio worth noting3SCOTT’STHREE FOR2 B CAFBloomingdale’s, The Gardens Mall, 3105 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens; 625-2000 or This little retreat plopped between the housewares and bed-ding departments offers every-thing from a snack to a full meal. I have enjoyed the salads, and found hearty comfort in such sandwich-es as the club, with plenty of tur-key and bacon. The cake displays always look appetizing, should you just want to feed a sweet tooth. I had my eye on a coconut cake. 1 MARIPOSANeiman Marcus, Town Center at Boca Raton, 5860 Glades Road, Boca Raton; 417-5151 or Mariposa has been billed as Boca Ratons best ladies who lunch spot, and, yes, the ladies have been there in profusion. But theres plenty of food for laddies as well, starting with the fresh popovers, redolent with egg and serv ed with strawberry b utter. Ive enjoyed the composed salads, and the sandwiches, but the tender Chicken Paillard Milanese, pounded flat, breaded and served with couscous and veg-gies, was among the best Ive had anywhere. 3 CAF BISTRONordstrom, The Gardens Mall, 3111 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens; 340-2100 or The pizzas and flatbreads reign supreme here, at least in my eyes. But I will raise a hat to whoever came up with the lavender-hued kalamata olive aioli Caf Bistro serves with its French fries. Whatever you do, do not miss the Bis-tro Crab Bisque. Its decadently rich, and good, if not good for you. „ Scott SimmonsCOURTESY PHOTOB Caf, in Bloomingdale’s at The Gardens Mall, offers sandwiches, salads and main plates.I miss the Hibiscus Tea Room at Burdines and the Gulfstream Restaurant at Jordan Marsh. But department store dining is something we all still can savor: COURTESY PHOTOMariposa at Town Center in Boca Raton has fare to match its stylish decor.


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ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYREACHING PALM BEACH COUNTYÂ’S MOST AFFLUENT READERS Florida WeeklyÂ’s monthly guide to Looking, Feeling and Living Better living living healthySEPTEMBER 2016 Is your weight getting in the way? | 2 Validation Therapy for AlzheimerÂ’s | 3 Yes, men also get varicose veins | 6 PALM BEACH GARDENS MEDICAL CENTERLess than 200 and above 240. Less than 100 and above 190. Less than 40 and above 60. These may sound like random num-bers, but each one can tell you something important about cholesterol. Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that is carried in the blood in particles called lipopro-teins. Your body makes all the cholesterol it needs to produce hormones, vitamin D and substances to help digest food. But if you eat foods that are high in cholesterol, it can build up inside blood vessels and slow down or block blood flow, which could cause a heart attack or stroke. In honor of September being National Cho-lesterol Education Month, Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center offers tips on how to monitor and manage high choles-terol. It is important to know the difference Managing highcholesterolSteps you can take to reduce risk of heart attack and strokeSEE CHOLESTEROL, C8 X


Is your weight getting in the way? W eight gain is a frequent complaint from patients and is an ongoing lifetime struggle. Obesity is a rising epidemic in our country. In the United States, it is estimat-ed that 93 million Americans are affected by obesity and almost 112,000 annual deaths are attributable to obesity. Indi-viduals affected by obesity are at a higher risk for impaired mobility and experience a negative social stigma commonly asso-ciated with obesity. Being affected by excess weight, obesity or morbid obesity significantly increases the risk of developing many other diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, stroke, osteoarthritis and much more. Unlike diabetes and hyper-tension, obesity can-not hide from those around you. Weight management is a partner-ship between the patient, their family and the healthcare team. This partnership is one that is developed on an individual basis with each patient. Management of obesity includes diet, exercise, behavior modi-fication and nutritional counseling. In most cases, medications for weight-loss (pharmacotherapy), supervised very-low calorie diets, structured meal plans and injectable vitamins like B12 are pre-scribed. Most people have little or no side effects. Getting a handle on eating behaviors is key to making a significant long-term change. While no one likes to keep food logs that require writing down all food eaten, this exercise has been shown to be important for long-term success. With all the variation in serving sizes, most individuals do not have a good under-standing of how many calories are actu-ally consumed in one day. Therefore, it is recommended that individuals keep a complete food log. This will also help the providers to get a better handle on areas of the diet to focus on at follow-up visits. The current weight-loss model as patients and providers know it, needs to be reversed. With pharmacotherapy as the core and foundation, then diet, exer-cise and behavioral modification as essen-tial adjuncts. Once a desirable weight is achieved, a maintenance program needs to be continued using pharmacotherapy, diet, exercise and behavior modification. The medications suppress appetite, con-trol cravings, improve insulin sensitivity and lower the metabolic set point. One particular method of weight loss using medications is with the use of prescription hCG. This also can be com-bined with lipotropic (fat burning) and B12 injections. Patients can lose up to 20 pounds in 20 days or 40 pounds in 40 days. Many studies have shown that accountability is one of the major factors influencing the ability of individuals to maintain long-term weight loss. Obesity is not a disease thats conquered in a day, month or year. It is a disease that must be fought every day for the rest of ones life. Weekly weigh-ins are a useful tool to hold individuals accountable. Just knowing there will be a weekly weigh-in decreases caloric consumption. Other options for weight loss under the supervision of a health care pro-vider is The Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method. It is a medically designed pro-tocol containing two key components „ weight loss and a healthier lifestyle education to assist you in maintaining your results after dieting. The Ideal Protein Weight Loss Method is learning to live off of the bodys own fat reserves. First the body depletes its simple and complex carbohydrate reserves and then turns simultaneously to its protein and fat reserves for energy. Do you think you have a slow metabolism? Do you have trouble losing weight no matter what you do? Do you feel like your weight is getting in the way of your relationship, job and quality of life? Medically supervised weight loss is easier, faster and safer than standard diets because you are under the care of a physician throughout the course of your treatment. At Youthful Balance Medical Center, we can use medications and diet tools not available in commercial or self-directed diets. Call Youthful Balance Medical Center today and let us come up with a weight-loss plan together! Q C2 healthy living SEPTEMBER 2016 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY LINDA KILEY, MD, FACOG, FPMRS Board Certi“ed, Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery Urogynecology and Advanced Pelvic Surgery3375 Burns Rd Suite 204, Palm Beach Gardens 33410 | 561-701-2841 | Restore IntimacyFor women who cant or wont use estrogen and have symptoms of vaginal atrophy, theres a new alternative to medication that is quick and painless... Introducing the a revolutionary new laser treatment for vaginal revitalization. Jennifer Nicholson Nurse Practitioner Youthful Balance 10887 N. Military Trail, No. 7, Palm Beach Gardens(561)


ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY SEPTEMBER 2016 healthy living C3 € BACK & SPINE SURGERY€ TOTAL JOINT SURGERY€ SPORTS MEDICINE€ ORTHOPEDIC REHAB Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center ORTHOPEDIC CAREPalm Beach Gardens Medical Center wants you to enjoy the course, the game, and be the healthiest you can be. Our team of ORTHOPEDIC SPECIALISTS has trained at some of the most prestigious medical schools in the nation. If you take care of your game on the course, we will take care of your orthopedic needs o the course.Call 561-625-5070 to register to attend one of our FREE Bone Density Screenings or for a complimentary physician referral. Setting the Gold Standard in Orthopedic Care 3360 Burns Road € Palm Beach Gardens € Validation Therapy for Alzheimer’s disease V alidation Therapy is a power-ful method for communicating with people who have Alzheim-ers disease or similar types of dementia. The idea behind Validation Therapy is to understand and respect the way reality seems to the person who has dementia. This means stepping into their world,Ž and trying to help within that framework. Validation therapy can reduce anxiety, enhance self-esteem and avoid confrontation. This approach con-trasts sharply with attempts to correctŽ the person or orient them to reality.Ž The difference is best seen through a few examples. Example 1: Margaret is 97 years old. She is calling out for her mother and seems upset and sad. She wants to talk to her mother on the phone. Although Mar-garets mother passed away more than 30 years ago, correcting Margaret by telling her that her moth-er is dead is not a good approach. In Margarets mind, Margaret is decades younger and her mother is still alive, and Margaret is experiencing an intense feeling of missing her mother. Telling her that her mother died might be shocking to Mar-garet and she might experience the grief of losing a parent all over again. Validation Therapy starts with empathy by recognizing Margarets feeling of missing her mother and tries to make Margaret feel better within the frame-work of Margarets reality. Instead of challenging Margarets belief that her mother is alive, we engage Margaret in conversation about her mother. Tell me about your mother.Ž Where did she grow up?Ž Tell me some of your favor-ite things you do with your mother.Ž This validates Margarets feelings about her mother and helps her express them. Once this occurs, it should be much easier to gently redirect Margaret. Oh, I see its almost time for lunch. Im starved. Would you like to join me?Ž Example 2: George is in his mid80s. He is pacing nervously around the home he has lived in for the past 20 years, and repeating I want to go homeŽ with increasing urgency. It might seem natural to respond by saying But, George. This IS your homeŽ and to try to convince George by pointing to his favorite easy chair, photos of George on the coffee table, and other things that should be recognizable to George. But this approach is unlikely to convince George he is home, and might escalate into an argument or even an elopement. Validation Therapy starts by acknowledging Georges feeling of discomfort of not feeling like he is at home. In Georges reality, homeŽ could be the place where he lived as a child or as a young adult; and the place he is now is nothing like that. By targeting Georges feelings, we might be able to find the source of his discomfort. We can ask questions about Georges home. Tell me about your home.Ž What is your favorite room?Ž Who lives in your home with you?Ž Once George express-es his feelings about his home, and we understand how he is perceiving things, it should be easier to redirect George from his urgent need to leave. Alterna-tively, it might be that George needs to use the bathroom but cant articulate it „ I want to go homeŽ could mean I want to find the bathroom.Ž We need to find the underlying cause of Georges discomfort rather than correct him. These are just a few illustrations of Validation Therapy in action. There are countless other scenarios where adopt-ing this approach can make all the differ-ence between a calm, successful resolu-tion and an escalated confrontation. Not every situation is easy to so lve, and it is important to be creative and flexible. The key is to accept the reality that the person with dementia is perceiving and find a solution within that framework. Validation Therapy was created in the 1960s by Naomi Field, a social worker who worked extensively with dementia patients. Today, it enjoys wide acceptance by experts in the field. Even law enforcement organizations are now teaching Validation Therapy to their officers as a means of de-escalating situ-ations where they encounter a person with dementia. We have a wonderful local organization called Alzheimers Community Care, which is working with the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Department to help them utilize Valida-tion Therapy. At Visiting Angels, we test all caregiver candidates to see if they understand the principles of Validation Therapy. We pose various hypotheticals and to see if they can find the right approach, and we ask them to role play so we can see how they perform. Only then do we allow them to work with clients who have dementia. Q Irv Seldin President, Visiting Angels of the Palm Beaches


C4 healthy living SEPTEMBER 2016 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY COURTESY PHOTOSRenderings above and below depict the Institute of Healthy Living, planned for Jupiter Medical Center.Unique Apart. Powerful Together. O ver the past several years at Jupiter Medical Center, we have continued to expand our services and forge innovative partnerships with some of the leading providers in the nation with the primary goal of providing world-class care to our patients at every stage of their health care jour-ney. As a result, we have the capacity to care for the entire region from newborns to those critically ill patients in need of life-saving treatment.Whether it is access to the regions best primary care phy-sicians, a flu shot at one of our urgent care facilities, to a full complement of imaging and diagnostic services, Jupi-ter Medical Center offers a full range of outpatient services. Of course, should you need to be hospitalized for an acute illness or injury, Jupiter Medical Center is here to provide you the best possible inpatient care „ from pediatric to car-diac care to oncology treatment „ at the hospital with an A rating for patient safety, the highest patient satisfaction in the region and the only four-star rated hospital for quality of care in Palm Beach and Martin Counties. Now, with our exciting new partnership with NuVista Living and the estab-lishment of the Institute of Healthy Liv-ing, we are adding an innovative, new offering to the continuum of health care service we pro-vide: a first-of-its-kind well-ness community. The Institute of Healthy Living, scheduled to open in Jupi-ter in late 2016, is more than an inpatient rehab and assisted living facility, it is a unique residential wellness ecosys-tem. With an approach not just on maintaining but improv-ing health, The Institute for Healthy Living brings together collaborative partners like Jupiter Medi-cal Center and incorporates technologies in order to support and enhance resi-dents health and well-being while pro-viding them the amenities and comforts of a world-class community.The institute consists of a three-story, 129-bed rehabilitation center, a two-story, 62-unit luxurious assisted living com-munity, and a one-story, 30-bed memory care and neurological research center. The institute will also include a fitness and wellness center, a lecture hall and enlightening center, dog park, onsite cin-ema, pharmacy and much more. As the exclusive hospital partner, Jupiter Medical Center will provide a wide array of services right in the Institute for Healthy Living community. With an onsite health facility, all residents „ from rehab patients to those in assisted living apartments „ will have access to direct medical care seven days a week and their personal health risk factors and wellness will be monitored on an ongoing basis. Residents will experience a seamless exchange of their health care information between Jupiter Medical Center and the nursing staff at the Institute as well as coordination of hospital-based imaging and laboratory services. Finally, should a resident need to be admitted into the hos-pital, he or she will receive a fast-passŽ into Jupiter Medical Center. Whether patients of any age have experienced a stroke, car accident, hip replacement or any other dramatic inju-ry, the instit utes r ehabilitation unit, with the support of Jupiter Medical Center, will offer a personalized rehabilitation plan and patient-centered approach to care designed to reduce recovery time and improve long-term wellness. Final-ly, the memory care and neurological research center will work with patients suffering from traumatic brain injuries as well as those experiencing age-related memory loss or dementia in a safe, com-fortable and secure setting. The mem-ory care unit also will provide support opportunities for family members deal-ing with caring for someone effected by memory loss. The Institute for Healthy Living marks an exciting new chapter for both Jupiter Medical Center and the community. Not only does it allow us the opportunity to expand the continuum of health care ser-vices we provide but it will allow us to provide world-class care for even more members of our community. What could be better? To learn more about The Institute for Healthy Living, please visit or call: 254-5686. For more information about Jupiter Medical Cen-ter, visit or to engage with me in further conversation about this topic, follow my blog at Q John Couris President and CEO Jupiter Medical Center


ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLY SEPTEMBER 2016 healthy living C5 When sex is painful, there are some effective treatments M any women come into the office seeking help due to painful intercourse. The com-plaint may be part of a number of issues involving problems with the bladder, bowel, or vaginal discomfort. Many times they will have been treated for infections or other conditions without success. Pain during sex may have a number of causes, and it is not uncommon to see more than one prob-lem leading to the symptom. For menopausal women, low hormone levels take on average four to six years to begin to create signifi-cant problems with vaginal dryness and thinning of the tis-sues. This can lead to abnormal bacte-rial overgrowth in the vagina, which further irritates the delicate tissues. Treatment of atrophy and the changed environ-ment is important in addressing this problem. Vaginal estrogens, Osphe-na, or laser therapy (MonaLisaTouch) may be effective to treat this problem. In addition, pelvic muscle spasms can be a significant and fairly common (but nearly unknown) cause of painful sex. Normally, the muscles in the pelvis are silent, and we are unaware of them. However, certain activities or trauma may lead to spasm of these muscles, which can cause a myriad of symptoms, from frequent urges to urinate, painful urination, or difficulty urinating, to dif-ficulty with bowel movements and pain with intercourse or lower abdominal pain. Identifying this problem is vital in order to obtain relief. Appropriate treatment is aimed at relieving the mus-cle spasms through physical therapy and modification of activities. We have many skeptical patients who return from a course of physical therapy with joy after finally obtaining relief from their symptoms. There are other causes of painful intercourse that should be considered and either confirmed or eliminated as possible causes. These conditions include interstitial cystitis, endometriosis, neuropathy, adhesions (scar tissue), and unusual infections, among other less common conditions. When symptoms do not resolve with a simple and straightforward treatment, proper diagnosis is the key to success. Q Dr. Linda Kiley Urogynecology and Advanced Pelvic Surgery(561)


C6 healthy living SEPTEMBER 2016 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYVaricose veins – Yes, men get them, too! I ts true, varicose and spider veins are more prevalent in women, but men suffer from them, too. Gener-ally, because men cover up, and are less concerned by the appearance of their legs, they may wait longer to have varicose vein treatments. This means that men tend to have more advanced venous disease with larger, bluish rope-like veins. Early diagnosis and treatment is a step in the right direction. Men also may have more little red spider veins on the face and nose, which are easily and effectively treated at Palm Beach Cardiovascular with Veinwave’, a lead-ing edge, minimally invasive new treat-ment. Varicose veins are a progressive venous disease and should not be ignored. The treatment options are the same for men and women. Both should have a complete diagnostic ultrasound to determine the cause of the problem and consult with their cardiovascular specialists to determine the most effective treatment options. Today, there are many mini-mally invasive treatments available from Laser vein ablation, radiofrequency vein ablation, ambulatory phlebotomy, sclerotherapy and Veinwave’. Varicose veins are caused by weakened vein valves and veins in the legs and ankles. Normally, one-way valves in veins keep blood flowing up toward the heart from the legs. When these valves stop work properly, blood collects and pools in the legs. The veins become weak, large, and twisted. This results in venous insufficiency with the attendant symptoms of fatigue, swelling, throb-bing, itching, heaviness and achy legs. Varicose veins are a progressive disease, which means, without proper treatment, varicose veins can worsen over time. In some cases, if varicose veins are left untreated, serious complications such as phlebitis (inflammation of the veins), skin ulcers and blood clots may result. The board-certified physicians at Palm Beach Cardiovascular Vein Center are dedicated to diagnosing the cause and treating venous insufficiency effec-tively. Using the latest, minimally inva-sive techniques Richard S. Faro, MD, FACS, and Joseph Motta, MD, FACS, have perfected the relatively pain-free, highly effective techniques that require little or no recovery time. The lat-est treatments include VNUS Radio-frequency Closure, sclerotherapy, laser treatments and Veinwave’. All of these procedures are performed at their prac-tice in their comfortable Palm Beach Gardens offices. From 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 24, the doctors are offering a consultation to evalu-ate the health of new patients venous systems. To make an appointment for this event, please call (561) 626-9801. Dr. Faro and Dr. Motta, between them, are board certified in Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiac Surgery & by the American Board of Phlebology. To make an appointment with one of the specialists, please call (561) 626-9801 today. Palm Beach Cardiovascular, 3370 Burns Road, Suite 206, Palm, Beach Gardens Q Foundcare Inc. hosts roundtable in honor of National Health Center Week in West Palm Beach Palm Beach Cardiovascular 3370 Burns Road, Suite 206, Palm Beach Gardens(561) SOCIETY PHOTOS COURTESY OF FOUNDCARE INC. 1. Lois Frankel, David Dodson and Yolette Bonnet 2. Eric Diaz, Bertha Condes, Ted Deutch and John Servideo 3. Eric Kelly and Katina Bonaparte 4. Darcy Davis and Tom Cleare 5. Alina Alonso and Oneka Marriott 6. Timothy Valentine, Marilyn McGuire and Andrew Kussoy 7. Ted Deutch and David Dodson 1 3 4 6 7 5 2


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C8 healthy living SEPTEMBER 2016 ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT TO FLORIDA WEEKLYFentanyl-related overdose deaths skyrocket in Florida since 2010 UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA HEALTHFlorida has seen a sharp increase in fentanyl-related overdose deaths over the past five years, according to UF Health researchers who co-authored a Centers for Disease Control and Preven-tion report released Aug. 25. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid that is 50 to 100 times more potent than morphine, and it is available via prescription to treat surgical, cancer-related and chronic pain. However, the deaths appear to stem from illicitly manufactured fentanyl, which is manufactured in clandestine laboratories and is often mixed with other drugs, such as heroin, without buyers knowledge. According to the CDCs Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, Florida is one of eight states of the 27 analyzed that saw substantial increases, especially among people ages 14-34, followed by people ages 35-50, males and whites. From 2010-2012 to 2013-2014, the total number of people in Florida who died from fentan-yl-related overdoses increased from 379 to 582, and the number of people ages 14-34 increased from 82 to 200. The first half of 2015 is on track to far surpass the previous four years with 289 deaths statewide from January to June 2015, which is the most recent data available. Both fentanyl-related deaths and the number of drug submissions that tested positive for fentanyl followed a similar overall pattern in Florida, with gradu-al increases from May-November 2014 and a sharp increase during December 2014-February 2015, followed by a return to rates seen between July-November 2014 during March-June 2015. The drug submissions are sent by law enforce-ment nationwide to the National Foren-sic Laboratory Information System for testing. Researchers believe the strong correlation between the fentanyl-related deaths and the drug submissions that tested positive for fentanyl indicates that the latter could serve as an early warn-ing system; however, more research is needed to understand the reasons behind the fluctuations from 2014-2015. Florida prescription rates for fentanyl remained relatively stable at a 5 percent increase during this period, indicating that the deaths are likely driven by illic-itly manufactured fentanyl. The largest impact is on people who use heroin and cocaine, which is being mixed with fentanyl. In fact, fentanyl-related deaths that tested positive for heroin increased from 0 to 19 percent between 2010-2012 and 2013-2014 and those that tested posi-tive for cocaine increased from 17 to 33 percent. What this analysis shows us is that the types of people who are dying from fentanyl overdoses are similar to those dying from heroin in the U.S. Many young people dying from these dangerous drug cocktails may not even real-ize that they are being exposed to this potent opioid,Ž said Chris Delcher, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the department of health o utcomes and policy in the UF College of Medicine. A great deal of attention has been placed on reduc-ing medical sources of prescription pain medications. In this case, we noted that increases in fentanyl prescribing could not explain the sharp increases in fentanyl-related deaths. Understanding and detecting illegal manufacturing of fentanyl is key, and public health and law enforcement officials need to work together to deal with this problem.Ž The report also recommends enhancing public health support for individuals using heroin, including increased access to both medication-assisted treatment and naloxone, which nullifies the effect of opioid medication and can prevent overdose deaths. It is important to note that these numbers are underestimated because not all subjects are tested for fentanyl, and further, laboratories cannot distin-guish prescription fentanyl from illic-itly manufactured fentanyl,Ž said Bruce Goldberger, Ph.D., a professor and direc-tor of toxicology in the department of pathology, immunology and laboratory medicine in the UF College of Medicine. We must improve fentanyl death sur-veillance nationwide in order to make that distinction and alert us more quickly to these serious public health trends.Ž Q Number of Number of Percentage Increase Fentanyl-related Fentanyl-related in Deaths Overdose Deaths Overdose Deaths (from 2010-2012 (2010-2012) (2013-2014) to 2013-2014)*Statewide Total 379 582 53.6 percentAge 14-34 82 200 143.9 percent Age 35-50 147 235 59.9 percent Males 216 393 81.9 percent The percentage increase is comparing three years of data to two years of data, which underestimates the percent change. For a complete demographic breakdown, see the CDCs full report at between the two kinds of cholesterol. Low-density lipoproteins (LDL) carry cholesterol in the bloodstream and can build up in the arteries causing heart disease, and high-density lipoproteins (HDL) carry cholesterol back to the liver to remove it from the body. Ide-ally, you want to have high HDL levels and low LDL levels. A simple blood test can tell you if your total cholesterol is less than 200 mg/dL (milligrams of cholesterol per deciliter of blood), which is desirable. If that number is over 240 mg/dL, you have high cholesterol. An optimal LDL level is less than 100 mg/dL, while anything over 190 mg/dL is considered very high. An HDL level less than 40 mg/dL is a major risk factor for heart disease, and any number above 60 mg/dL is considered protective against heart disease. Cholesterol levels in the blood can be affected by your diet, weight, exer-cise, heredity, age and gender. You can-not control all these factors, but you can make certain lifestyle changes to help lower your cholesterol, such as not smoking, being physically active, maintaining a healthy weight and not drinking excessively. Your doctor may also prescribe certain medications to bring your cholesterol under control, which should be taken while following healthy lifestyle choices. A healthy diet will play an important role in helping to lower cholesterol. You should limit high-fat foods such as: € Whole milk, cream and ice cream€ Butte r, egg yolks and cheese € Solid fats and saturated oils including coconut oil and palm oil € Fried foodInstead, eat foods that are low in saturated fat and cholesterol, including: € Fruits and vegetables€ Fat-free and low-fat dairy products€ Lean meat and poultry without skin€ Unsaturated vegetable oils, like canola, corn, olive or safflower oil Monitoring your cholesterol can help you manage it and lead to the early detection of heart disease and other conditions. Palm Beach Gardens Medi-cal Center offers free heart healthy screenings every second Wednesday of the month from 8 to 11 a.m. The screenings serve as heart attack risk assess-ments and include glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure and body mass index checks. A light breakfast and refresh-ments will be served. To register for the next heart attack risk assessments on Sept. 14, call (561) 625-5070 or visit to make an appoint-ment. 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