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The Laker

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Title:
The Laker
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Laker (Land O'Lakes, Fla.)
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Diane Kortus ( publisher )
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Land O'Lakes, FL
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English
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v. : ill. ; 44 cm.

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Newspapers -- Pasco County (Fla.) ( lcsh )
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United States -- Florida -- Pasco -- Land O'Lakes

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Began in 1982.
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Janet Gillis, publisher.
General Note:
"It's not Wednesday til you read The Laker."

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University of Florida
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The full impact of legalized medical marijuana, also known as medical cannabis, is a work-in-progress, with potential for legislators to tinker with the law in 2018. A Community Awareness Series, hosted by the Pasco-Hernando State Colleges Porter Campus, took on the issue at its Medical Marijuana Legalization and Regulation Symposium on Oct. 26. About 100 people attended the seminar, which was open to students, faculty and the public. The college wants to bring dialogue and conversation to the issues that can affect our lives, said Kevin O Farrell, provost at the Porter Campus. Speakers included Keith Stolte, an ophthalmologist, who owns Stolte Eye Center in Spring Hill; and, Victoria Walker, media relations for Trulieve, one of 17 state approved When the dumpster arrives at Land O Lakes Community Park, thats a sure sign that the carnival equipment to set up the Midway is soon to follow, according to Doug Hutchinson, coordinator for the Land O Lakes SwampFest. SwampFest 2017 will feature a few new twists, according to Hutchinson, the longtime coordinator of the community fair. First off, the event will be using Heritage Stage, the newly opened stage at Land O Lakes Community Park. Were pretty excited about that, Hutchinson said, noting the ones who seem most delighted about the stage are the dance groups that will be performing on it. When I told them that we were going to be on the stage, not under a tent, they were all excited, he said. Its so good for the community. The entertainment lineup for this years Pasco County Fire Rescue No. 37 has added ambulance service. The station is at the entrance to Ballantrae in Land O Lakes. The new service became effective on Sept. 1. Six paramedics and emergency medical technicians have been added, to provide 24hour coverage for the rescue unit. The station, which is at 18105 State Road 54, is currently using one of the departments spare vehicles until the new squad arrives, which is expected within a month. Division Chief Shawn Whited said the service area for the new ambulance is essentially Stonegate to the east and Odessa to the west. Before the new ambulance service was added, the area was being served by an ambulance coming from the fire station in Trinity, or from the other Land O Lakes station, which is at U.S. 41 and State Road 54, Whited said. If the ambulance for Land O Lakes was out, because that was the only ambulance for Land O Lakes, wed get one from either Wesley Chapel or Trinity, Whited said. We had a big gap there, he said. The county has been able to send emergency responders because all of the countys fire trucks have advanced life support, but they had to wait for a rescue unitPasco gets beefed up emergency services Land O Lakes SwampFest looks to take center stage Pasco commissioner receives trade association honorPasco County Commissioner Kathryn Starkey has been honored by a local chapter of the Organization of Women in International Trade as the International Person of the Year. Starkey received her award at the Annual Scholarship & International Person of the Year Awards Dinner, at the Tampa Yacht Club in Tampa, on Oct. 26, according to a news release from the Pasco Economic Development Council. The trade organization advocates for women in international business. The Tampa Bay Chapter, one of more than 30 chapters worldwide, was formed in 1997. The board of directors chose Starkey for her leadership in the promotion of international business, trade and education within the Tampa Bay community, the organizations president, Christyna Doege, said in a written statement. Starkey traces her passion for international trade through her familys history. My mother was raised in the Philippines, where our family once traded in hemp and copra, said Starkey during her acceptance speech. My stepfather was an international armaments distributor, and my aunt was an importer of goods from the Philippines. Starkey is co-founder of the AmSkills program, which operates in Pasco, Pinellas and Hernando counties. AmSkills is a Tampa Bay initiative that aids high school students, adults and veterans seeking manufacturing jobs. The export alliance is a cooperative partnership of Tampa FILE Land O Lakes SwampFestWHERE:Land O Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O Lakes Blvd., Land O LakesWHEN:Nov. 9, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Nov. 10, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.; Nov. 11, noon to 11 p.m.; and Nov. 12, noon to 6 p.m.COST: Parking free on Nov. 9; $5 on Nov. 10 through Nov. 12. Armbands for unlimited rides are available for $25 each at the Midway; $15 each, in advance. They are available on the SwampFest website and at Land O Lakes High School, Sanders Elementary School, Pine View Middle School, Sugar and Spice Learning Center, and at the Village Lakes Beef O Bradys, Wilderness Lakes Beef O Bradys and Sunlake Beef O Bradys.INFO: LOLSwampFest.comKATHY STEELE Learning the ins and outs of medical marijuana

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Tw wo years ago, Laura moved into the historic building, which was previously home to Famous Tr reasures. Prior to Laura says w h shop unique is t h hard to pass sav i even if it means than its worth. G customers can b allows Laura to fully stocked wi that, the space housed Calamity Janes, another antique store that long-time residents may remember.as a selection o f are currently in h In addition t o yard dcor, the s Furniture produ c paints. Laura o f classes at The S with tastings of and salsas from local producer i n fidth shop of f whiskey barrels, which h igh demand. o repurposed home and ff f ers new Howar d c ts and Dixie Bell chalk f ten holds chalk painting habby Shack, paired delicious jams, jellies Kumquat Growers, a n Dade City. Shoppers opular treats stocked at o rtment of local delicaf ull of beautiful items at s, theres nothing shabl ection and savings h e Shabby Shack. S hack is located at 4312 B lvd, Land O Lakes, FL 8 13-501-4900. af can fi n d th ese p all times. With the ass o cies and rooms f ff fordable price by about the se l youll find at T h The Shabby S Land O' Lakes B 34639. Phone: 8 S ca m Y NECESSAR ENT WIL THE DOCTOR ACCEPTED € ALK INS W € b ers h COS in E y c tor m a r NO APPOINTMENOU NOW € Y ed re re TCO OPTICA L TEDIN AT LLC y e Car e y ry r d O .D of Optometr LOCA hip not r equir L SEE E xce ll enc e 8 1 L u 2225 G NO APPOINTMOU NOW € Y WILL SEE THE DOCTOR E PTED € eI n Ey 3. 2 F u tz an d Gr Y NECESSAR T ACC E ALK INS W.net e eCar y 2 79.7038 F l o r ida 33559 r. d Cyp r ess Dr € SUBSCRIPTIONS: The Laker/Lutz News is a free newspaper distributed to 44,800 homes and businesses in Pasco and Hillsborough counties. Mail sub scriptions are sold to cover postage cost: $40/3 months, $80/6 months, $160/12 months. DELIVERY PROBLEMS:If you do not receive your paper, or want to stop home delivery, email ken@floridacirc.com. Or, to stop delivery, go to www.lak erlutznews.com, select “About” tab and complete “Opt Out” form. ADDITIONAL COPIES: A listing of boxes and business locations is on our home page at www.lakerlutznews.com. EDITORIAL SUBMISSIONS: Suggestions for stories and news coverage are welcome. Please send ideas to news@lakerlutznews.com, or call our newsroom at 813 -909-2800. ADVERTISING ERRORS: Publisher is not responsible for errors in advertising beyond the space cost for the first insertion, or for the validity of cl aims made by advertisers. MEMBER: Central Pasco Chamber, Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber, Greater Zephyrhills Chamber, Greater Dade City Chamber, Florida Press Ass ociation, Free Community Papers of Florida, Southeast Advertising Publishers Association, Association of Free Community Newspapers, Independent Free Newspapers of America.Advertising and editorial content 2015 by Manatee Media Inc. Reproduction in whole or in part is forbidden without prior writt en permission from the publisher. The LAKER/ Lutz NEWS ADVERTISINGTERRI WILLIAMSONSenior Account Managertwilliamson@lakerlutznews.comCHERYL MICHELAccount Managercmichel@lakerlutznews.comRACHEL THOMPSONClassified & Directory Salesrthompson@lakerlutznews.comDESIGNACCOUNTINGMATTHEW MISTRETTAArt Directormmistretta@lakerlutznews.comSTEFANIE BURLINGAMEGraphic Designersburlingame@lakerlutznews.comMARY EBERHARDmeberhard@lakerlutznews.comLOCATION: 3632 Land O' Lakes Blvd. Suite 102 € Land O Lakes, FL 34639 MAIL: P O. Box 479 € Lutz, FL 33548 PHONE/FAX: ph: 813.909.2800 € fax: 813.909.2802 IT SUPPORT: STEVE MISTRETTA WEBSITE: www.lakerlutznews.com FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com/lakerlutznews TWITTER: www.twitter.com/lakerlutznews EMAIL: news@lakerlutznews.com € sales@lakerlutznews.comPUBLISHER & OWNER: DIANE KORTUS, dkortus@lakerlutznews.com LUTZ, ODESSA, LAND O LAKES, WESLEY CHAPEL, NEW TAMPA, ZEPHYRHILLS, DADE CITY Serving Pasco since 1981 / Serving Lutz since 1964 KATHY STEELEStaff Writer ksteele@lakerlutznews.comB.C. MANIONEditor bcmanion@lakerlutznews.comKEVIN WEISSStaff Writer kweiss@lakerlutznews.comMARY RATHMANEditorial Assistantmrathman@lakerlutznews.comEDITORIALDISTRIBUTION: Florida Circ, LLC € ken@floridacirc.com ANNE KIBBEAccount Managerakibbe@lakerlutznews.comCUSTOMER SERVICE CAROLYN BENNETTcbennett@lakerlutznews.com New district park opens in Starkey Ranch developmentBy Kathy Steeleksteele@lakerlutznews.comPasco County residents have a new district park, shaped and landscaped out of a former cow pasture at Starkey Ranch. But, before children could run bases at the new ball fields or play hopscotch at the playground, the “premier” park got its official unveiling at a ceremony on Oct. 31. About 30 people attended, including members of the Starkey family, the development team for the master-planned Starkey Ranch community, all five of the current Pasco County commissioners, school board members, and Pasco County School Superintendent Kurt Browning. “It’s a first-class park, and I hope it’s the beginning of what all parks in Pasco will look like,” said Pasco County Commissioner Kathryn Starkey. “This should set the bar for all the parks.” An R.O.T.C. color guard presented the colors during the Pledge of Allegiance. River Ridge High School students with the Knights of Jazz entertained. Guests enjoyed a catered luncheon. The ribbon cutting marked the completion of the first phase of what is estimated to be a $14 million project, spread over several years. Two additional phases are planned. No construction date is scheduled for the next phase. The park is being completed on a pay-as-you-go plan. The county budgeted about $7.3 million for the initial design and construction of the park. The county, Pasco County Schools and Wheelock Street Capital agreed to a public/private partnership to build it. The partnership was the first of its kind in Pasco. Once completed, the shared site is expected to have 14 ball fields, a library, gymnasium, media center, tennis and basketball courts, a paved trail, a black-box theater, and a school for elementary and middle school students. The school will be built on pastureland adjacent to the park, with an anticipated opening in August 2021. “That might sound like a long time off,” said Browning. “But, in school years…that’s short.” The district park is in Odessa, off the main entrance into the master-planned community of Starkey Ranch, at 2500 Heart Pine Drive. The newly dedicated park has a playground, pavilion, three multi-purpose fields, practice fields, a softball field, a paved trail, concession building, restrooms and a maintenance building. The seed for the park began with talks between county and school board officials. Initially, plans were to co-locate county and school district facilities. But, then in 2013, the school district suggested a more ambitious approach to share facilities and create the public/private partnership. “They took a chance to get this done,” said Dan Green, a principal at Wheelock Street Capital and developer of Starkey Ranch. “But, it’s all coming together to make this a premier place to live in Tampa Bay.” Construction on Starkey Ranch was just getting started in 2014, said Matt Call, project director for Starkey Ranch/Wheelock Communities. “We had to build all the infrastructure into the park,” he said. “There was no Heart Pine Drive. This was just a cattle field.” Per the cooperative agreement, the developer initially will pay for operation and maintenance at the park, with the county gradually sharing in the costs. By the eighth year, the county will have full responsibility for the park. The arrangement helped the county and school board leverage available taxpayer funds for the project, said Browning. For instance, the school’s gymnasium, media center, library and black-box theater will be shared among residents and students. “We want to keep the costs off the taxpayers,” he said. Pasco County Commissioner Mike Wells said the county has come a long way in developing its park system since his days playing soccer as a teenager. He recalled a do-it-yourself method of mowing a playing field in his neighborhood the night before a soccer match. “This is very exciting,” he said. “I can’t wait to see thousands and thousands of our youth out here enjoying this.” KATHY STEELEMembers of the Starkey family were recognized for their vision in fostering the Starkey Ranch District Park. They were joined o n stage by Pasco County commissioners and Starkey Ranch developers. Follow @LakerLutzNews on Twitter –www.twitter.com/lakerlutznews CORRECTION: Wesley Chapel High School is the only public school in Pasco County to offer The Academy of Digital Video Production. The name of the academy was incorrect in Nov. 1 editions of The Laker/Lutz News.

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Not valid with any other offers or insurance. Does not include periodontal therapy. Limited time only. *EXPIRES 11/30/17 4A CHOOSE FROM PUBLIX DELI SPECIALTY CHEESE REPUBLICAN CLUBThe Wesley Chapel Republican Club will meet Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m., at Florida Hospital Center Ice, 3173 Cypress Ridge Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. The guest speaker will be Florida State Rep. Jay Fant, who is running for attorney general. There will be coffee and desserts. Admission is free. For information, contact Peter Cracchiolo at (813) 360-9813 or peterzbear@aol.com.AFTERNOON MOVIEThe Land O Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will show a film starring Jessica Chastain Nov. 9 at 1:30 p.m., for adults. Refreshments will be provided. For the movie title and more information, call (813) 929-1214.SWAMPFESTThe ninth annual SwampFest will take placeNov. 10 to Nov. 12, with a midway preview Nov. 9, at the Land O Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O Lakes Blvd. There also will be a beer garden featuring tap beer for $5 per cup. Online ride tickets are available until Nov. 10. Parking will be $5 per carload. All proceeds will benefit the Athletic Booster Club, Land O Lakes High School athletic teams, and local schools. For information, call (813) 293-3684. For SwampFest times, ticket sales and entertainment schedule, visit LOLSwampFest.com.VETERANS HIRING FAIRCareerSource Pasco Hernando and Saint Leo University will present a Veterans Hiring Fair Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the school, 33701 State Road 52 in St. Leo. For information, contact Wilmer Ferrer at (813) 377-1309 orwferrer@careersourcepascohernando.com.ICE SKATING RINKThe Shops at Wiregrass ice-skating rink will be open Nov. 10 through Jan. 7, sponsored by Synthetic Ice Concepts, for all ages. For information, visit TheShopsAtWiregrass.com.BARNYARD BASHHome Sweet Home Animal Rescue, 4129 Fox Ridge Blvd., in Wesley Chapel, will host a Barnyard Bash Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be an education tent, food, games, a bounce house, takeaways for kids, and holiday gift ideas. Guests can meet Arnold the Pig, Ollie the Goose and Effie the Goat, as well as other animals. Admission is free, but donations will be accepted for animal care. Sneakers or closed-toed shoes are required in the barnyard. For information, contact Valerie Burke at (813) 451-5742 or HSHARtampa@gmail.com.COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONSThe Pasco Alliance of Community Associations will host the fifth annual Leadership Conference Nov. 11 from 8 a.m. to noon, at Medical Center of Trinity, 9330 State Road 54 in Trinity. The guest speakers include Senator Wilton Simpson and General Doug Brown, retired. To RSVP, call John Copeland at (813) 948-0854 or Jerry Lynn at (813) 991-4484.HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSEChristian Social Services, 5514 Land O Lakes Blvd., in Land O Lakes, will host a Holiday Open House Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be drawings, sales, treats, and free hearing tests by Sertoma Speech & Hearing Foundation.QUARTER AUCTION FUNDRAISERThe second annual Sean Bartell Memorial Foundation Quarter Auction Fundraiser will take place Nov. 11 at 5:30 p.m., at 4613 Tangelo Drive in Zephyrhills. The cost is $10, which covers admission and the first paddle for bidding. Additional paddles will be available for $5 each. Appetizers and light snacks will be provided with the first paddle. Bring your quarters! Active military and veterans will get a second paddle for free. For information, visit SeanBartellFoundation.org. Post flags on veteran gravesAmerican Legion Lutz-Land O Lakes Post 108 will post flags on veterans graves at the Lutz Cemetery on U.S. 41 Nov. 10 at 9 a.m. The post will meet Nov. 11 at 9 a.m., at Harvester United Methodist Church, 2432 Collier Parkway in Land O Lakes. After the meeting, members will sell poppies at the Sunlake Publix store and the Van Dyke Publix store. Flags will be retrieved Nov. 13 at 9 a.m. Volunteers are needed for all act ivities. For information, call Lyle Watson at (813) 996-5917.We Honor VeteransBayfront Health Dade City and Gulfside Hospice will host a special Senior Circle event to celebrate Veterans Day Nov. 10 at 8 a.m., at Bayfront Health, 13100 Fort King Road, Medical Plaza I, Classroom 108, in Dade City. There will be a complimentary hot breakfast and pin ning ceremony for all veterans in attendance as part of Gulfsides We Honor Veterans program. There also will be a moment of silence in remembran ce of all fallen veterans. All veterans and their guests can attend. To RSVP, call (352) 518-1087.Service for veteransCongregation Kol Ami, 3919 Moran Road in Tampa, will host a Shabbat dinner, following Shabbat services on Nov. 10 at 6:30 p.m., to welcome new members and honor veterans. Cost for adults age 13 and older is $18, kids age 4 to 12 are $11, and children age 3 and young er are free. For information and to RSVP, call (813) 962-6338.Veterans Day ceremonyCongressman Gus Bilirakis will speak at Saint Leo Universitys annual Veterans Day ceremony Nov. 10 at 11 a.m., at Dempsey Plaz a, near the For Those Who Serve statue, on University Campus, 33701 State Road 52 in St. Leo. The event will feature student-veterans, music a nd addresses by Bilirakis and Dr. William J. Lennox Jr., university president. For information, or to request special accommodations, contact L iz Vestal at (352) 588-8482 or Elizabeth.vestal@saintleo.edu.Symphony in LightsCalAtlantic Homes will premiere Symphony in Lights at The Shops at Wiregrass Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., with a special trib ute to veterans. There also will be a performance by the Late Night Brass Band, a 10-piece horn band. Nightly holiday shows will take place from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., on the hour, through Dec. 31. For information, visit TheShopsAtWiregrass.com.Tribute to veteransHillsborough County Consumer & Veterans Services and the Veterans Council of Hillsborough County will host its 53rd annual Veterans Day Tribute Nov. 11 at 11 a.m., at Veterans Memorial Park and LeRoy Collins Jr. Veterans Museum, 3602 U.S. 301 N., in Tampa. There will be a tribute to honor active and former military service members from all branches, as well as patriotic music, refreshments and a ceremony. Admission and parking are free for the event, museum and memorials. For information, call (813) 744-5349, or visit HCFLGov.net.Veterans appreciation paradeThe City of Brooksville and the Enrichment Centers of Hernando County will host the annual Veterans Appreciation Parade Nov. 11 at 10 a.m., starting at the Brooksville City Hall Building, 201 Howell Ave., and through the downtown area. For information, call (352) 544-6022.American Patriotic ConcertThe Friendship Singers and the Benedictine Sisters of Florida will present an American Patriotic Concert Nov. 12 at 2 p.m., in the chapel at Holy Name Monastery, 12138 Wichers Road in St. Leo. There will be a social after the concert. Reservations are not necessary. Donati ons will be accepted. For information, call (352) 588-8443.Free veteran passport photosThroughout November, the Office of Paula S. O Neil, Pasco County clerk & comptroller, will offer military veterans and active-duty personnel a free photo with their passport application. Veterans should bring a DD214, military ID, and a valid drivers license with military insignia. Offices are located at 14236 Sixth St., Suite 201, Dade City; and 8731 Citizens Drive, Suite 220, New Port Richey; and, are open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Case & Sons Cutlery Company in the USA. #AWTC54CADCASE APPRECIATION DAY TRAPPER Special Guests: Tony Bose & Dr. Butch Talbot HARVEYS HARDWARE5400 LAND O LAKES BOULEVARD 813-996-2400NORTH OF S.R. 54 DAN CANNON AUDITORIUM (Pasco County Fairgrounds) 36722 SR 52 Dade City 33525THURSDAY, November 16, 2017 4:00-7:00pm presents WANT MORE INFORMATION? LIST OF EXHIBITORS? ARE YOU A BUSINESS INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING? CONTACT US!352.567.3769 mfloyd@dadecitychamber.org www.dadecitychamber.org Local restaurants offering FREE samples Exhibitor give-a-ways & valuable information Register to win valuable door prizes Two GRAND PRIZEwinners will receive a $350 gift card Something for everyone Discover the Treasure in YOUR COMMUNITY FREEPUBLIC INVITED Community & Business2017 Co m Dade City FLORIDA BUG JAMThe 29th annual Florida Bug Jam will be Nov. 11 and Nov. 12 at the Pasco County Fairgrounds. There will be a Poker Run, a VW Parade, Bugs on the Track dune-style off-road course, live music and entertainment, food vendors, craft beer, and a VW Car Show and Swap Meet. For information and schedule of events, visit FloridaBugJam.com.ANNIE MUSICALArts in Motion will present the musical Annie Nov. 11 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Nov. 12 at 2 p.m., at Pasco Middle School, 13925 14th St., in Dade City. Tickets are $15 for adults, $7 for children, $12 for seniors, veterans and first responders. For information, visit ArtsInMotionPasco.org.STARGAZING AT STARKEYStargazing at Starkey will take place Nov. 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Park Blvd., in New Port Richey. Telescopes will be provided. Admission is free. For information, email mark_h37@yahoo.com.HOLIDAY BOUTIQUESt. Timothy Catholic Church, 17512 Lakeshore Road in Lutz, will host its 30th annual Holiday Boutique Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., indoor and outdoor. There will be more than 100 vendors with homemade crafts and direct sale items, a plant sale, bake sale, food from local restaurants and more. For information, email gutschk@hotmail.com.ARTS AND CRAFTS FESTThe 44th annual Temple Terrace Arts & Crafts Festival will be Nov. 11 and Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Woodmont Park, 407 Woodmont Ave. There will be a childrens art exhibit, food trucks, band performances and more. The event is kidfriendly. Admission is free. For information, visit Temple Terrace Arts Council on Facebook.SENSORY-FRIENDLY FILMCobb Grove 16 movie theatres, 6333 Wesley Grove Blvd., in Wesley Chapel, will show a sensory-friendly film, The Star, Nov. 11 at 10 a.m., for families with varying abilities. The auditorium lights will be turned up and the sound level turned down. Audience members can dance and sing during the show. Films, dates and programs are subject to change. Tickets will be available in person the Wednesday prior to the show. For information, call (813) 9485444.ARTS, CRAFTS AND SEAFOODThe 43rd annual Homosassa Arts, Crafts and Seafood Festival will be Nov. 11 and Nov. 12 on the Homosassa Civic Club campus, as a fundraiser for Homosassa community groups. There also will be a kid zone and entertainment. For information, visit HomosassaSeafoodFestival.org.NATIVE PLANT SOCIETYThe Nature Coast Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society will meet Nov. 14 at 7 p.m., at the Land O Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O Lakes Blvd. The guest speaker will be Tom Wolfe on the subject of Florida native bromeliads. There will be light refreshments and a native plant drawing. Admission is free. For information, call Sandy Vanno at (727) 207-1853. ROTARY CLUBThe Wesley Chapel Rotary Club will meet Nov. 15 at noon, at the Lexington Oaks Clubhouse, 26304 Lexington Oaks Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. The guest speaker will be Jared D. Brown, of HG Brown & Associates LLC, district foundation chair. First-time guests are free for the luncheon. For information, email jonesk296@gmail.com.KOL AMI LECTURECongregation Kol Ami, 3929 Moran Road in Tampa, will present its third annual Am Yisrael Chai Lecture Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m., on Israel and the Jewish People: Reform and Conservative Jews are My Partners. The guest speaker will be Rabbi Shlomo Riskin. Riskins book Listening to God will also be available for sale. There will be a dessert reception after the lecture. For information, call (813) 962-6338, or email frontoffice@kolami.org.GENEALOGICAL SOCIETYThe West Pasco County Genealogical Society will host a genealogy seminar Nov. 15 from noon to 1:30 p.m., at Faith Lutheran Church, 5443 Sunset Road in New Port Richey. The cost is $5 for members and $7 for non-members. After the lecture, there will be a meeting from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. For information or to register, call (727) 2710770.LIONS CLUB BINGOThe Zephyrhills Lions Club, 5827 Dean Dairy Road, offer bingo on Tuesdays and Fridays at 6 p.m. For information, call (813) 788-1444.BE IN A PARADEGoin Postal invites participants, young and older, for its walking unit in the Festival of Lights Parade in Zephyrhills, scheduled for Dec. 2. If interested, email M.J. Price at drmjpricegp@gmail.com, with the names, ages and sizes of the individuals in the group. Goin Postal will send a confirmation via email instructions and information in return.

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ALZHEIMERS FUNDRAISING STAMP The U.S. Postal Service will issue an Alzheimers Semipostal Fundraising stamp Nov. 30. The stamp will be sold for 60 cents. The price includes the first-class single-piece postage rate in effect at the time of purchase, plus an amount to fund Alzheimers research. By law, revenue from the sales of the stamp (minus the postage paid and the reimbursement of reasonable costs incurred by the Postal Service) is to be distributed to the National Institutes of Health, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. For information, visit tinyurl.com/y8nkuurt.LIONS CLUB SIGHT PROGRAMThe Zephyrhills Lions Club Sight Program will accept applications at 5827 Dean Dairy Road from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The program is open to all Pasco County residents in need of basic eye care. Applicants must bring required documents found online at Eclubhouse.org/sites/zephyrhills/. For information, call (813) 788-1444.MEDICARE HELPThe Hugh Embry Library, 14215 Fourth St., in Dade City, will host a SHINE (serving health insurance needs of elders) volunteer Nov. 9 at 2 p.m., to answer Medicare questions. For information, call (352) 567-3576.ATRIAL FIBRILLATIONRegional Medical Center Bayonet Point will offer a free lecture about Watchman, an innovative procedure to reduce the risk of atrial fibrillation, Nov. 9 at the Heritage Pines Country Club, 11524 Scenic Hills Blvd., in Hudson. Dr. Luis Annoni, board certified in cardiac electrophysiology and cardiovascular disease, will discuss the new procedure. Registration begins at 5 p.m., and a complimentary dinner will be served. Seating is limited. For information and to register, call (727) 869-5498.NEWBORN CARESt. Josephs Hospital-North, 4211 Van Dyke Road in Lutz, will offer a newborn care class Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon, in Garden Classroom A. This interactive class covers various aspects of infant care, including feeding, diapering, bathing safety, signs of illness, and newborn characteristics. The cost is $25, which covers the expectant mother and a support person. To register, call (813) 443-2046.DIABETES EDUCATIONAccess Health Care Physicians will present a lecture on Lifestyle Changes for Successful Management of Your Diabetes Nov. 13 at 1 p.m., for anyone diagnosed with diabetes mellitus and family, at 5382 Spring Hill Drive in Spring Hill. Topics will include portion control, good choices and mindful eating. Reservations are required. To RSVP, call (352) 200-2190.WEIGHT-LOSS SEMINARBayfront Health Dade City, 13100 Fort King Road, Medical Plaza I, Classroom 108, will present a free weight-loss surgery seminar Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. To register, visit DadeCityBariatrics.com.HEALTHY COOKING DEMOFlorida Hospital Wesley Chapel will offer a Healthy Holiday Cooking Demo Nov. 14 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., in the Health & Wellness Center Classroom, second floor. Reservations are required. To RSVP, visit FHWesleyChapel.org/events, or call (844) 504-9378.ASSISTED LIVING OPEN HOUSEThe Edwinola, 14235 Edwinola Way in Dade City, will host an open house Nov. 14 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., with food and door prizes. Guests also can tour the facility and meet community partners. For information, call (352) 567-6500.PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORTFlorida Cancer Affiliates, 3611 Little Road in Trinity, will offer the Man-to-Man Support Group for prostate cancer Nov. 14 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Discussion will include the importance of early detection, signs and symptoms, prognosis, disease stages, incontinence, impotence, treatment options, and the latest research and treatment modalities. Reservations are advised. 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www.LakerLutzNews.com November 8, 201711A FREELA N Photogr a N CE a phers eelance ventsinPasco The Laker/Lutz News is looking for fr photographerstoshootcommunityev photographers to shoot community ev and north Hillsborough counties. Pre f with newspaper or magazine experie n consider serious hobbyists with profe equipment. Call or email Editor B.C. M questions. 813 909 2800 vents in Pasco f er candidates n ce, but will ssional M anion with 8139092800 bcmanion@lakerlutznews.com Tampa, will offer a seminar on Parkinson’s disease Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. Dr. Deborah Boland, neurologist, will discuss the symptoms, healthy ways to cope, and what questions you should ask your doctor. Light refreshments will be served. To RSVP, call (813) 605-7734.ACCESS OPEN HOUSEAccess Health Care, 36542 State Road 54 in Zephyrhills, will host an open house Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests can learn about Medicare and take part in activities, including breakfast with a doctor at 10 a.m., a SilverSneakers demonstration, a ribbon cutting, raffles, giveaways, refreshments and more. To reserve a spot, call (813) 812-9976. Walk-ins are welcome.ACCESS HEALTH ADDS SPEECH PATHOLOGISTAccess Health Care Physicians welcomes Jeannine A. Lovell, a speech language pathologist to its staff at Access Physical Therapy, 5362B Spring Hill Drive in Spring Hill. Lovell also will be available, as needed, at 11463 Cortez Blvd., in Brooksville. Lovell specializes in strokes, aphasia, apraxia, voice disorders, swallowing, accent reduction, traumatic brain injury, and sign language. Patients of all ages from pediatrics through geriatrics can make appointments. For information, call (352) 200-2192.VIRTUAL DEMENTIA TOURAmerican House, 38130 Pretty Pond Road in Zephyrhills, will host the Virtual Dementia Tour, offered by Second Wind Dreams, Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., for anyone who wants to see, feel and hear what it’s like to live with dementia. The tour is a training activity created to help caregivers provide better care for those suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Admission is free, but to set up an appointment by Nov. 15, call (813) 400-2262.SILVER SNEAKERS PROGRAMSilver Sneakers Strength & Balance Classes take place every Wednesday at 9 a.m., and every Friday at 10:30 a.m., in The Groves Golf and Country Club Civic Center in Land O’ Lakes. The program is free for Silver Sneakers members and $5 for non-members, per session. These are low-impact classes for men and women designed to improve flexibility and balance, which can help prevent falls, broken hips and more. For information, contact Tom Marbell at (352) 409-2984. g enc y Plumbin g S ervic e € 2 4/7 Eme r f teousstaf ofessionalandcour € Pr € F am ily O wne d an d O perate d s and 1 5 % Dis co un t f o r S e ni o r e e Estimates & 2nd Opi n r $35 F Full Servi c Plumbing Co m TERTREA TERS € WA TERHEA WA COMMERCIAL & RESIDENTIAL PLUMBING € D AT AT AT AT TMENT & SEWER LINES € PLUMBING RE P f y Mili t ar 5of n ions mpan c e ny y P TRA & FIL D RAIN CLEANING LT AT TION PA AIR 813 € No task is too bi g or smal l e d € # C F C 14 2 Opt Licensed, Bonded & Insur AN Y 33919287813235 l tiPlbiLL $35 28662 .11/30/17 WITHAD V I C E V f 56236 .com LC 5 of ything materialstochoosefrom … wewilldoever sat i s f act i on … w i t h a var i ety o f l an d scap i n g v i ce an d customer tedsince1989. o p er a wn ed a n d ything RogersLands Relax materialstochoosefromwewilldoever D irt? M u materials to choose from we will do ever ything we can to meet your expectations. ROGERS10%OFF ORDERS ANY PICK UP SUPPL ROGERS LANDSCAPE LY Y 813-949-8339www.rogerslandscapesupply.com 1126 Land OLakes Blvd. € Lutz, FL 33549HOURS:Monday Friday 8am-5pm Sat 8am-2pm 10% OFF

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SCHOOLS HOST VETERANS DAY CEREMONIESStudents and schools throughout Pasco County will participate in Veterans Day ceremonies at their schools in the community. The following is a list of local events: Nov. 9 at 7 p.m.: Bexley Elementary School, 4380 Ballantrae Blvd., Land O Lakes Second-graders will perform during the schools Veterans Day concert. Call (813) 346-4300. Nov. 10 at 7 a.m.: Zephyrhills High School, 6335 12th St. the schools ROTC and chorus will salute and honor staff veterans before school. Call (813) 794-6100. Nov. 10 at 9 a.m.: Lacoochee Elementary School, 38815 Cummer Road in Dade City Veterans will visit classrooms, and talk about the holiday and their service. Students will talk about family members who have served and hang photos of them on a Wall of Heroes. Call (352) 524-5600. Nov. 10 at 10 a.m.: Denham Oaks Elementary School, 1422 Oak Grove Blvd., in Lutz The school will recognize more than 75 veterans from all branches of the military. Fourth and fifth-graders will perform songs; student council members will speak; the PTA will provide breakfast; student art will be displayed; and a local Boy Scouts troop will present the flag. Call (813) 794-1600. Nov. 10 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Veterans Elementary School, 26940 Progress Parkway in Wesley Chapel A barbecue will be hosted in honor of veterans. All community members who have served in the military can attend. RSVP at (813) 346-1400, or email szurita@pasco.k12.fl.us. Nov. 10 at 11:30 a.m. Odessa Elementary School, 12810 Interlaken Road, New Port Richey Anyone related to Odessa Elementary can attend the celebration. The schools chorus and Seven Springs Middle School chorus will sing, and the Mitchell High School Color Guard will perform. There also will be lunch, a parade and live music. Call (727) 246-3700. Nov. 10 at 2 p.m.: Chester W. Taylor Elementary School, 3638 Morris Bridge Road in Zephyrhills The schools chorus and the Zephyrhills High School JROTC, jazz band and chorus will perform. The guest speaker will be Pasco Schools Superintendent Kurt Browning. Call (813) 794-6900. Nov. 10 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.: West Zephyrhills Elementary School, 37900 14th Ave. There will be live music, and students and staff will wear red, white and blue. Community members should bring chairs. Event is on the basketball courts. Call (813) 794-6300. Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m.: Quail Hollow Elementary School, 7050 Quail Hollow Blvd., in Wesley Chapel The school will host a Fall Festival Veterans Day Celebration with a musical performance and the students will honor veterans and our country. Call (813) 794-1100.HOLOCAUST SCHOLAR TO SPEAKVictoria Barnett, a scholar at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, will present Theologian against the Nazis: New Questions, New Findings about Dietrich Bonhoeffer Nov. 9 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Saint Leo University, 33701 State Road 52 in St. Leo. Admission is free, and the public is invited. Parties of 15 people or more, and guests who need assistance, are asked to RSVP to Jennifer.orendorft@saintleo.edu.PHSC COMMUNITY SEMINARPasco-Hernando State Colleges Porter Campus at Wiregrass Ranch will host a community seminar Nov. 15 at 11 a.m., on Driving Under the Influence Awareness, at the schools conference center, Building B, Room 303, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel. The seminar is open to students, teachers, staff and the community. FREE OPERA PROGRAM FOR HOME-SCHOOLERSPatel Conservatory will offer a free Homeschool Assembly with Opera Tampa Nov. 15 at 8:30 a.m., at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts. Opera Tampa singers will perform for home-schooled students in this introduction to opera. Students can learn about the art form, opera etiquette and various types of operatic voices. To register, call (813) 222-1040.BULLY PREVENTION ASSEMBLYGulfside Elementary School will host Lizzie Siders Bully Prevention Assembly Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m., for students and staff. Anti-bullying speaker Lizzie Sider will give a presentation on her personal experiences with elementary and middle school students. For information, call (727) 774-6000.SHORT STORY CONTESTThe third annual Stair Prize in Writing contest is open for Hillsborough County students in seventh and eighth grades. Students can submit a short story based on the theme An Act of Kindness. A $500 cash prize will be awarded to a single winner. The deadline for entry is Nov. 17. The prize winner will be notified Dec. 8 and awarded the prize Dec. 20. For information and details, visit HCPLC.org.STUDENT TOY DRIVEPasco County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Mike Moore and the Pasco County District School Board will collect new toys for Pasco County children through its inaugural Holiday Toy Drive, through Nov. 27. All toys will be donated to students through Pasco County District Schools. Donations of new, unwrapped toys for children ages 5 to 13 can be dropped off at any of these locations: Copperstone Executive Suites, 3632 Land O Lakes Blvd., Land O Lakes Pasco County Historic Courthouse, 37918 Meridian Ave., Dade City New River Branch Library, 34043 State Road 54 in Zephyrhills West Pasco Government Center, 8731 Citizens Drive in New Port Richey Several Pasco County community partners also will accept toy donations. 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Laurie Oliver, practice manager at Stolte Eye Center, was a medical marijuana skeptic when she first learned of plans to see medical marijuana patients. “I’m an old-fashioned Southern woman,” she said. “You were taught marijuana was awful.” But, the patients changed her mind, including an elderly woman with tremors who shook so badly she couldn’t feed herself. The woman came by the office soon after starting medical marijuana to proudly display a blue shirt, without a food crumb or stain on it. “She just wanted to feed herself before she dies,” said Oliver. Patients’ success stories are starting to change everyone’s attitudes, Stolte said. “We are starting to drift from demonization of marijuana, and this could be really good,” he said. The stigma that attaches to marijuana use also leads to misconceptions about dispensaries, said Walker. They aren’t “head” shops with hippies in sandals behind the counter selling weed and bongs. In fact, state law bans the sale of the whole marijuana plant, Walker said. “There is no smoking,” Walker said, adding anyone who walks into a dispensary will find a professional, medical office environment. Security measures are mandated by law. Trulieve stores typically have about 40 cameras. The same tight security is maintained at its facility in Tallahassee, where the cannabis plants are grown and medical marijuana products are manufactured. Engineers and scientists work in Trulieve’s laboratory to develop and test different strains of cannabis. Plants are pesticide-free and are grown indoors. Products are offered in a variety of forms, including vaporizers, nasal spray, tinctures, topical creams, oral syringes and capsules. They may contain two of the main ingredients found in marijuana plants – tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) or cannabidiol (CBD). The more common ingredient is THC, which can produce the “high” associated with marijuana. But CBD, which can’t produce a high, is becoming more popular with doctors because it can produce fewer side effects, Stolte said. Edibles are legal, but Walker said dispensaries are waiting on rules regarding packaging and size before introducing them. When they come, she said, “It will be very anti-attractive to minor children.” The state is closely monitoring this fledging medical marijuana industry. Dispensaries are capped statewide at 17. Each one is allowed to own and operate 25 retail stores. Trulieve has 10 locations, with stores opening soon in North Fort Myers and Orlando. Stores are open seven days a week. “We treat them just like a pharmacy,” Walker said. Because state law gives cities and counties the option to ban dispensaries, Walker said, “It’s really up to local communities and towns to let us in.” Doctors and patients also have regulations. Doctors aren’t permitted to dispense medical marijuana. Doctors are not allowed to write a prescription, either, because marijuana is considered a controlled substance under federal law. Physicians also must take a state mandated two-hour course and register with the state before they are qualified to “recommend” medical marijuana. With a recommendation letter in hand, patients visit a dispensary to receive their medication. Patients must register on a confidential state database, and they have to wait about 30 days to receive a card. Medical marijuana is dispensed in 70-day increments. Once the 70 days expires, a patient can renew the recommendation for another 70 days. This can be done sometimes by phone but, about every six months, there must be a face-to-face visit with a doctor. By law, 10 diseases are listed as eligible for medical marijuana including epilepsy, glaucoma, post-traumatic stress disorder, Crohn’s and Parkinson’s. But, the law also includes “medical conditions of the same kind or class as or comparable” to those specifically listed. That gives doctors some discretion in approving patients who don’t neatly fit any of the approved categories, Stolte said. He also noted that medical marijuana could play a role in addressing the opioid epidemic. “You can kill yourself with opioids. You can’t kill yourself with marijuana,” Stolte said. “It (marijuana) is not a gateway drug. It’s an exit drug.” Research is beginning to show that medical marijuana reduces opioid prescriptions and overdose deaths, he added. “We’re treating people who have failed on everything else out there,” Stolte said. The next event in the Community Awareness Series will be “DUI (Driving Under the Influence) Awareness Seminar” on Nov. 15 from 11 a.m. to noon. It will be at Pasco-Hernando State College, 2727 Mansfield Blvd., in Wesley Chapel, in the Conference Center, Building B, Room 303.MARIJUANA, from page 1A Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation, Pinellas Economic Development and Pasco EDC. Starkey also supports the Tampa Bay Export Alliance. Additionally, Starkey helped launch the International Program at the Pasco EDC, and has been chairwoman of the International Committee since 2016. The committee develops strategies, alliances, resources and programs to increase export sales from Pasco, create jobs through foreign investments, and make Pasco business competitive in international markets. “We are so appreciative of all of her efforts and are ecstatic to see her honored for all of her hard work,” said Bill Cronin, president and chief executive officer of the Pasco EDC.STARKEY, from page 1A to transport patients to the hospital, Whited said. Getting the additional coverage is important because population continues to increase in the area near Station 37, he said, noting that Bexley, Longlake Ranch and Concord Station are growing communities. “That Land O’ Lakes area between the Suncoast Parkway and (U.S.) 41 is one of the largest growing areas in Pasco County,” Whited said. “With all of those homes, we want to make sure they have proper fire and EMS coverage in there. “Now, if you’re having a true medical emergency, like a heart attack or a stroke, we can get you to the hospital faster — without having to wait for that unit to come from Land O’ Lakes or Trinity or Wesley Chapel,” he said.EMERGENCY, from page 1A event includes Nunes at Night, on Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. and 3-Dom Band, on Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. On Nov. 12, there’s a larger slate of entertainers, with Nicole’s Dance Center at noon; Show on the Road at 1 p.m.; Beyond Chaotic at 2 p.m., and Suncoast Dance at 3 p.m.The event also is adding some food trucks this year, in addition to the foods that can be purchased on the Midway, Hutchinson said. Otherwise, the rides and the food on the Midway will be similar to those at the event last year. There are also plans for a beer garden, Hutchinson said, but added that he was awaiting official approval. Armbands for unlimited rides will be sold in advance for $15 and at the Midway for $25, Hutchinson said. Parking is free on Nov. 9, the preview night, and $5 on other days of the festival. The event is getting more popular every year, Hutchinson said, noting it tends to attract between 500 and 750 people on Friday night and Sunday, and about 2,000 on Saturday. On Saturdays, families generally come during the day, with a younger crowd at night, he said. SwampFest started out as a community carnival, then evolved into the Flapjack Festival, which eventually moved to Dade City and then died. This event is smaller than Flapjack was and that’s what organizers want it to be, Hutchinson said. “We want it to be more of a community fair.” Proceeds from SwampFest benefit the venues that help sell the tickets and Land O’ Lakes High School’s athletic booster club, where they benefit the whole school. “We don’t want to build something for one team and use all of the money for that,” Hutchinson said. “It’s better to use that money for items that benefit everyone.” For instance, for a few years in a row, SwampFest proceeds were used to purchase equipment for the weight room, he said. That benefits all students, not just athletes, he said. “They have a weightlifting class.” Event proceeds also paid for the high school’s sign, which is out near Land O’ Lakes Boulevard, also known as U.S. 41. “It takes some really dedicated people to pull this thing off,” Hutchinson said, noting there’s about eight or 10, who really do a lot of the work. “It takes months to put it together,” he said, and then, at the event, there are scores of volunteers who help with parking, garbage collection and other chores. SWAMPFEST, from page 1A Pasco County Commissioner Kathryn Starkey COURTESY OF PASCO COUNTY FIRE RESCUEPasco County Fire Rescue No. 37 is located in a high-growth area off County Road 54, near the Ballantrae and Bexley subdivisions. It recently added an ambulance service and six emergency responders.

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Your Neighborhood Sports Source Community Sports Community Sports By Kevin Weisskweiss@lakerlutznews.comNearly two dozen high school golfers, boys and girls, from The Laker/Lutz News Coverage area competed in the 2017 Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) state tournament, which ran Oct. 31 to Nov. 8.Sunlake High’s Jordan Sarhaddi was one of the standouts. The junior tied for 16th in the 2A boys meet, shooting a +13 (75-82—157) at El Campeon Course at the Mission Inn Resort & Club in Orlando. Only two other golfers from The Laker/Lutz News coverage area secured top 20 finishes: Freedom High senior Cy Storlien, who tied for 14th in the boys 3A tournament, and Freedom High junior Helena Noel, who tied for 17th in the girls 3A tournament. Both were individual qualifiers. Sarhaddi’s strong showing at states is no surprise. He took first place at districts and runner-up at regionals — firing 69 at both meets. The state tournament, however, presented unique challenges. There were elevation changes of more than 80 feet, cumbersome wind conditions and fast, complex greens. Simply, the course “exposes every part of your game,” Sarhaddi said. “The course was playing real difficult. There are not many low scores out there,” said Sarhaddi. “I feel like I played better than my score showed both days, but it’s a tough golf course,” he said. Sarhaddi last reached states as a freshman in 2015, where he finished 30th after shooting +30 over par. Scores aside, Sarhaddi savored the chance to test his skill set and compete alongside his Sunlake teammates at the state meet. The Seahawks finished 12th out of 16 teams in 2A. “It’s definitely fun whenever you get to go with the guys who you’ve spent the entire season with and have practiced with them. You set your goals at the beginning of the season and this is what we wanted — we wanted to make it to states,” Sarhaddi said. “We made it a lot of fun. It’s a great group of guys that we have, and they’re all fun to be around,” he added. The state meet caps off what’s been a breakout campaign for Sarhaddi in 2017. The Land O’ Lakes resident currently ranks fourth on the Premier Junior Golf Tour in the boys 16-18 division, with first place finishes at the St. Petersburg Country Club Junior Championship in May and the Crescent Oaks Junior Open in February. He also ranks 13th on the Florida Junior Tour in the boys 16-18 division, earning several top 20 finishes at sanctioned tournaments over the summer. Those performances have since caught the eye of Division I college programs, including the University of Florida and the University of Central Florida. Sarhaddi, meanwhile, is gearing up for another busy offseason and a daily practice schedule that consists of countless hours of swing drills and short game work. “I’m definitely going to stick with it. I’m going to keep the practice schedule going everyday and just really try to better myself — work harder with the practice, do everything I can to take care of my body and my golf swing,” Sarhaddi said. “In the summer, I’ll try to qualify for the U.S. Junior Amateur and the U.S. Amateur. I really had a great summer this past summer, so I’m just really going to try to build on it and work up for the bigger tournaments coming up.” Besides Sunlake, other local schools represented at states included Pasco High School (boys), Steinbrenner High School (girls) and Zephyrhills High School (girls). Wiregrass Ranch High freshman Norah Catlin was an individual qualifier in the 3A girls meet. Pasco all-star football game on tap for Dec. 7 Additional Q&A with Sunlake’s Jordan SarhaddiOn favorite moment from this past season:“Regionals was probably the best that I shot, just because that even though I shot a 69, I started off much worse there, and I had to really fight back. I think I was 3 over par through six holes, and I really fought back. That was probably the best 69 I’ve ever shot as far as how I was playing because I really wasn’t playing that great, but I was able to scratch and claw, and make a few birdies coming in. …That was probably the best one because the stakes were the highest, too. We needed a good score to actually make it to states, which has been the goal the entire year.”On his biggest golf strength:“My short game has really been good for me the past three or four years because I’ve learned to salvage good rounds out of not playing so well— not hitting the ball as well as I know I can— but still being able to grind out pars and shoot decent scores, knowing I can rely on my short game even though I’m not hitting it great. I just know my own game. That’s one of my strengths as well, just knowing my own game and knowing how to almost outplay my competitors. Even when I’m not hitting as well as they are, I know when the right moments are to come up clutch with a par save or something. That’s where I’ve really leaned on my short game, and I work on that really hard because it’s saved me many times, and it will continue to do so probably in the future.”On what he’s looking to improve:“I haven’t always been the most consistent ball striker as far as getting it to the green. Usually my iron play is a bit off, which exactly what was off at states, which is why I struggled in the last round.”On which pro golfer he idolizes:“My favorite ever is Tiger Woods. He’s always been the grinder, and he’s always known how to win and to close out tournaments. That’s the kind of player I try to be. I don’t think there’s anyone that I try to model my game after, but he’s definitely someone I look up to as far as what I’d like to be and what I’d like to do, if I do end up making it pro. That’s someone to really follow as a role model for what he’s done on the golf course.” Sunlake golfer among local standouts at states FILESunlake High junior Jordan Sarhaddi tied for 16th at the FHSAA 2A boys state golf meet, held Nov. 3 and Nov. 4 at El Campeon Course at the Mission Inn Resort & Club in Orlando.By Kevin Weisskweiss@lakerlutznews.comIt’s back. Football fans again will be able to see Pasco County’s top senior football players face off on one field, at the 2017 Pasco County East-West Classic. The third annual all-star showcase is slated for Dec. 7 at 7 p.m., at Sunlake Field, 3023 Sunlake Blvd., in Land O’ Lakes. The game, organized by the Pasco County Fellowship of Christian Athletes, features the top senior players from each of the 15 public high schools in Pasco County. It provides one last chance to perform in front of college recruiters, many of whom attend the game from across the Southeast region. The game also has proven to be a hit among fans, drawing more than 2,000 attendees its first two years. The series is tied 1-1. Players on the East team will represent Land O’ Lakes, Wiregrass Ranch, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Pasco, Bishop McLaughlin and Zephyrhills Christian Academy. Players on the West team will represent River Ridge, Ridgewood, Mitchell, Anclote, Hudson, Fivay, Gulf and Sunlake. Athletes from the newly opened Cypress Creek Middle High will be represented in next year’s game, as the school doesn’t have a 2017-2018 senior class. Rosters were selected last month in a “draft day” format, where high school coaches bantered and bartered, doing their best to present their athletes as worthy of a spot. After much deliberation, all-star teams were whittled down to the best 40 players in the East and best 40 players in the West. An all-star cheerleader team also has been assembled for the showcase. As part of the festivities, cheerleaders will participate in an awards dinner banquet, which will include a special guest speaker. Tickets for the game are $10. For information, visit PascoAllStarGame.com. CLASS 2ABOYS Sunlake Seahawks—12th place (349-365—714) Jordan Sarhaddi, junior (Tied 16th) 75-82—157 Damian Rhule, senior (Tied 38th) 83-82—165 Max Barile, freshman (Tied 54th) 81-91—172 Drew Taylor, senior (91st) 110-122—232 Colton Billet, sophomore (93rd) 126-110—236Pasco High School—15th place (361-383—744) Gabriel Fleck, senior (Tied 62nd) 89-87–176 Cole Darbyshire, junior (66th) 84-94—178 Christian Nieves, junior (Tied 80th) 90-101—191 Cade Darbyshire, senior (Tied 85th) 98-101—199 TJ Floberg, freshman (92nd) 117-117—234GIRLS Zephyrhills Bulldogs—16th place (438-437—875) Emillie Alderman, junior (51st): 89-94—183 Hannah Sullivan, junior (76th): 111-107—218 Sydney Baldus, junior (87th): 117-118—235 Kenzi Ennis, senior (Tied 89th): 121-118—239 Ashley Regan, junior (95th): 143-122—265CLASS 3ABOYS INDIVIDUAL QUALIFIERCy Storlien, senior,Freedom High School (Tied 14th) 71-81—152GIRLS INDIVIDUAL QUALIFIER(S)Helena Noel, junior, Freedom High School (Tied 17th) 77-74—151Norah Catlin, freshman, Wiregrass Ranch (Tied 26th) 81-74—155Steinbrenner Warriors—8th place 328-337—665 Anna Jansen, senior (Tied 39th) 77-84—161 Alexis Castillo, sophomore (Tied 48th) 79-88—167 Posie Farrelly, freshman (Tied 52nd) 88-80—168 Lindsey Kolano, senior (58th) 85-86—171 Mckenzie Kane, freshman (Tied 62nd) 87-87—174EAST TEAM:BISHOP MCLAUGHLINCarson Borak Caleb Chesnut Shane Haynes Julio Herrera Michael KeoughLAND O’ LAKESXavier Arroyo Justin Collier Guston Farr Matthew Geiger Taylor WinnPASCO HIGHLuke Kohlhof Cody Mercer Cameron Smith Gavin Sowell Zach WilliamsWESLEY CHAPELDexter Leverett Malik Melvin Chaz Neal Matt Severson Justin Trapnell Austen WittishWIREGRASS RANCHDaniel Biglow Jacob Hill Kwesi Littlejohn Chase Oliver Alex Sherman Adrian ThomasZEPHYRHILLS CHRISTIANJordan Hyppolite DJ Jackson Evan Miller Alonzo Sampson Calvin Samuel Dwight ThomasZEPHYRHILLS HIGH Kameron Allen Charles Harrison Zac Masci Elijah Thomas Cameron Tucker Sterlin WilliamsHEAD COACH Tico Hernandez (Bishop McLaughlin) Nick Carroll (Zephyrhills High) Brian Colding (Pasco High) Tony Egan (Wesley Chapel) Tyler Farr (Land O’ Lakes) John Grone (Wiregrass Ranch) Sly Miller (Zephyrhills Christian)WEST TEAM:ANCLOTERiley Curry Tim Dallaire Ryan Flint John Leto Jessy Schooler Deontrae Stacey Kristopher Valley Noah WinensFIVAYTyler Austin Jessy SchoolerGULFJohn Jukas Kevin Powell Marquice VictorHUDSONTrey Doran Shane Monn Ceith Rivera Oshea SpahrMITCHELLCanyon Albergo Mychael Hamilton Stephaun Peters Adam Rodgers Chris Thomas Garrett WiwiRIDGEWOODTerrance Lake Aaron McCarthyRIVER RIDGEThomas Carrano Dio Defalco Anthony Grassi Anthony Kendall Mikey Russos Bryce Smith Tanner Smith Jason Utegg Austin Vellucci Michael WebsterSUNLAKEJeremiah Baker Bryant Beacham Dylan Bradley Justice Goodloe Adam JarvisHEAD COACHRyan Benjamin (River Ridge) Matt Kingsley (Anclote) Mark Feldman (Mitchell) Will Fulmer (Ridgewood) Jason Grain (Gulf) Tim Hicks (Hudson) Matt Durchik (Fivay) Trey Burdick (Sunlake)ALL-STAR CHEERLEADERS EAST TEAM:BISHOP MCLAUGHLINPiper Gotsch Elizabeth KantorLAND O’ LAKESClaire Goltermann Hope WainraichPASCO HIGHAlyssa Rodriguez-Urich Emily Weiser Wesley Chapel Chloe Covington Taylor WatonWIREGRASS RANCHKorbett Canady Kati HeltonZEPHYRHILLS CHRISTIANKylee RamosHEAD COACHLisa Booker (Pasco High)WEST TEAM:ANCLOTEAmber Grambling Samantha WibirtFIVAYSharona CampbellHUDSONChris Kennedy Faith SchullerMITCHELLBrie Chamberlin Sarah ShannonRIDGEWOODMadison Clark Raeanna WipertRIVER RIDGEKrysten Hart Samantha QuinnHEAD COACHCody Baer (Ridgewood) Chelsea Hatcher (Hudson) 14A www.LakerLutzNews.com November 8, 20172017 FHSAA STATE GOLF MEET RESULTS

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H In ir FHInspira i t t rg c e tionPlace.or FHInspirat sp i a i i a e n rg o io onPlace.org g F r n o c e io nPla n o HI FH Ins p nsp pi a ir ra FHInspira HIn FH Ins sp nsp pi a ir ra t nP Pla or .o ce c e or o io tionPlace.org a rg nP Pla e. n o org .o ce c c e or o tio io o p g INSIDE: Directories, Classifieds, Games & More B MacDill Air Force Base has been around for more than 75 years with roles that have changed to correspond with evolving military needs.The base now houses the 6th Air Mobility Wing, with operations primarily in aerial refueling mission and personnel transport. Its purpose was quite different during World War II, however.The Tampa Bay History Center, in partnership with the Jimmie B. Keel Regional Library, recently had a presentation documenting the history of MacDill Air Force Base.The event was led by Clete Belsom, a retired lieutenant colonel in the United States Air Force and a docent at the history center. Belsom, who volunteers once a week at MacDill, detailed how the air force base has evolved over decades. He also described the important role the base has played in the areas history and economy, during an hourlong interactive discussion. As war clouds gathered in the late 1930s, the United States War Department ordered the development of six new strategic bases nationwide. Interestingly enough, Tampa was chosen over Arcadia for the countrys southeast base location. The War Department said, Wait a minute, Arcadias so isolated. It doesnt make sense. And, it really didnt make sense, Belsom said. MacDill was originally established as Southeast Air Base in 1939. It was later activated on April 16, 1941, dedicated after Col. Leslie MacDill, a pilot in the Army Air Corps who died in a plane crash in Washington D.C. He was an up-and-coming star and very, very well thought of; he wouldve done quite well, Belsom said. In its earliest years, MacDills mission was transitional training in the B-17 Flying Fortress. Maj. Clarence Tinker, an Osage Indian who went on to become the highest-ranking Native American in the military during World War II led MacDills operations in the beginning. The B-17...carried all of the heavy bombing load that the U.S. did in Europe during World War II. They specialized in daytime precision bombing, Belsom explained. Between 1942 and 1945, the 91st Bombardment Group which operated the B-17 Flying Fortress flew 9,571 combat missions throughout Europe. Of those missions, 197 airplanes were lost, 1,010 airmen were presumed killed or missing, and 960 crewmembers were taken as German prisoners of war. MacDill also hosted a number of bomber aircraft during the war, including the B-17, B26 Marauder and the B-29 Superfortress. Servicemen were trained to be pilots, gunners, engineers, mechanics, radio operators, navigators and other roles. MacDill also was home to other support units, including the Womens Army Corps and an all-black aviation engineer unit. Its estimated that 100,000 crewmembers were trained at MacDill during World War II, with 15,000 stationed at the base at any given time. At its apex, there also were 488 German POWs. How would you have liked to have been a German soldier...and you get sent to Florida? There was not a better outcome, Im sure, that a POW couldve had than these folks, Belsom said. Additionally, 20,000 residents of Hillsborough County were engaged in the war effort, while thousands more served in defense jobs. Another interesting fact: During 1942 MacDills first full year of operation there were 2,000 soldiers married in Hillsborough County. Throughout the 1950s and early 1960s MacDill trained crews for the B-29, B-50 and B-47the first swept wing strategic bomber in inventory, Belsom explained. The base later transitioned to Tactical Air Command, stationing fighter wings like F-4s and F-16s up through the 1980s, he said. Belsom pointed out MacDill nearly closed in the earlyto mid-1990s after the Defense Base Closure and Realignment Commission identified it on a list of bases to be closed after all its tactical fighters were relocated to a base in Arizona. But, MacDills shutdown was averted because of the significance of U.S. Central Command and Special Operations Command on foreign fighting activities, particularly the Middle East. It didnt hurt, either, that U.S. Reps. Sam Gibbons and Bill Young backed the air force base. They were very, very influential congressman, so Im sure they played a part in arguing why MacDill made sense to maintain, Belsom said. Today, the 6th Air Mobility Wing at MacDill performs air refueling, airlift, and contingency response missions for the U.S., and allied forces around the globe. Its also home to the KC-135 Stratotanker and the Gulfstream C-37A executive transport jet. MacDill, too, houses U.S. Central Command and Special Operations Command. The bases establishment, meanwhile, has provided significant financial growth in the Tampa Bay community. Currently employing 15,000 military personnel and 3,700 civilians, the base, which sits on nearly 6,000 acres, has an estimated annual economic impact of $2.9 billion on the region. MacDill also has enhanced Tampa Bays culture, Belsom said. Much like the immigrants who came here to work in the cigar industry back in the late 1880s and the early 1900s, I think (MacDill) enriched the social climate of Tampa just by their presence, because they have a lot of folks who not just come here for two or three years, but then come back later and retire, Belsom said. MacDill AFBs changing missions through 75 years COURTESY OF TAMPA BAY HISTORY CENTER

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November 8, 20173B The LAKER/ Lutz NEWSWORD SEARCH & SUDOKU Additional Aims Also Arrow Axle Baked Bands Bars Blank Blast Blown Cast Clay Colt Days Each Earn Eats Every Extreme Fate Flap Flock Fork Friday Fuel Hand Hate Have Hold Honor Horns House Hush Ideas Idle Invades Kind Knew Knit Late Must Near Need Nobody None Observer Older Pear Plays Pure Rare Reeds Rugs Safe Sang Scar Seat Shady Skies Slant Swamp Thee Tone Toys Umbrellas Veto Wheel Yawn Looking for birdseed L L O O C C A A L L W W I I L L D D L L I I F F E E PET PAWS TAIL WAGON STOPPasco County Animal Services Tail Wagon will make a stop at Pet Supplies Plus, 21703 Village Lakes Shopping Center Drive in Land O Lakes, Nov. 9 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Adoption fees will be reduced to $25 for pets with any black markings. For information, call (813) 575-9738.SANTA PAWS PET PHOTOSThe Shops at Wiregrass will host Santa Paws Pet Pics Nov. 11 through Dec. 24, on Mondays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Pet photos will be available with Santa for dogs and cats. For more information, please visit TheShopsAtWiregrass.com.CAT ADOPTION SPECIALSCat Crusaders, in the New Tampa PetSmart, 6248 Commerce Palms Blvd., will host a PetSmart Charities National Pet Adoption Weekend Nov. 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Nov. 12 from noon to 3 p.m. Kitten and cat adoptions fees for both days will be: Two kittens for $75; one kitten for $60; adult cats older than 1 year for $25; and a mother cat and kitten for $35. The adoption specials do not apply to exotic breeds. All cats and kittens are test for FIV/FeLV, current on vaccines, spayed/neutered and microchipped. For more information, you can visit TampaCatCrusaders.org. PET FOOD BANKIf you are a struggling pet owner who is having difficulty providing the basic essentials for your pet, Pasco County Animal Services, 19640 Dogpatch Lane in Land O Lakes, may be able to help, according to the departments website. Thanks to community donations of food and basic pet supplies, Animal Services has begun a Pet Food Bank. Supplies may be limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. www.gentlecarepethospital.com SPAY & NEUTER CLINIC: Call for appointment: Subject to $3 medical, infectious & records fee.(Includes pre-anesthetic exam, anesthesia, pain & antibiotic pre-medication) Cat Neuter: $40 Cat Spay: $50 Dog Neuter: Dog Spay: up to 11 lbs $50 up to 11 lbs $60 12 33 lbs $55 12 22 lbs $65 34 66 lbs $65 23 44 lbs $70 67 88 lbs $80 45 66 lbs $80 89 132 lbs $95 67 88 lbs $100 89 132 lbs $120(813)949-441621515 VILLAGE LAKES SHOPPING CENTERLAND OLAKES(next to Beef O Bradys in old Wal-Mart Plaza) MONDAY-FRIDAY 8 AM 6 PM SATURDAY 8 AM 12 PMPETS SHOULD BE HEALTHY & NOT PREGNANT. MUST BE CURRENT ON RABIES & DHPP/FVRCP VACCINES. VACCINES CLINIC: Monday-Friday 1 2 pmWalk-Ins Welcome. Subject to $3 medical, infectious & records fee. Includes exam & economy vaccines. Consult is addl $30 on request. Rabies 1 yr $15.00 Feline Leukemia 2 yr $25.00 Feline Distemper Combo 3 yr $30.00 Rabies 3 yr $30.00 Canine Distemper Combo 3 yr $30.00 Bordetella/Kennel Cough $18.00

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For information, visit Pasco.k12.fl.us, and click the banner at the top of the page. Or, contact Lori Perreault at (813) 794-2845 or lperreau@pasco.k12.fl.us.EXCELLENCE AWARDSThe Greater Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce will host the 2017 Celebrating Excellence Awards Nov. 9 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., at the Hilton Garden Inn Suncoast, at 2155 Northpointe Parkway in Lutz. The chamber will present five awards to acknowledge the accomplishments of small businesses, large businesses, volunteers, civic organizations and business leaders for the contributions they make to our regional economy. More than 200 business and community leaders are expected to attend the cocktail reception and dinner. 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The Rushe Middle School Band performed the StarSpangled Banner. The Keystone Community Church and Carrollwood Cultural Center choirs performed a medley of Armed Forces songs and God Bless America. A representative from U.S. Rep. Gus Bilirakis office presented a letter to the veterans, and state Rep. Danny Burgess presented the veterans with the 50th Vietnam Commemoration lapel pin. In 2015, then President Barack Obama signed a proclamation to honor those that served during the Vietnam era conflict between 1955 and 1975, regardless of location, Graves notes. She said the Wesley Chapel Noon Rotary Land O Lakes Satellite Club is proud to be a Commemorative Partner and plans more ceremonies in the future to honor those who served during the Vietnam War. For more information, call (813) 9963011.Bestowing overdue honors to Vietnam-era veteransCOURTESY OF LINDA BUZZBEEB oy S cout Troop 149 s erved as Color Guard at the event. Nearly three dozen veterans recei ved comme m orati ve lapel pi n s honori ng them for thei r s ervi ce to the nati on duri ng the Vi etnam War.

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