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Not officially associated with the University of Florida
VOLUME 99 ISSUE 139
Published by Campus Communications, Inc. of Ganesville, Florida
We Inform. You Decide.
By DAVID COHEN
A UF fire safety inspector said Monday he was "pleased"
with maintenance and repairs of the low-cost Collegiate Living
Organization co-op, which-UF officials have said since January
they want to dose because university inspections deemed the
But a university official said there are other undisclosed is-
sues the CLO mitst fix before UF will
UF back down from its lawsuit with the
Administration last co-op in the Southeast.
"Y'all have done a lot of work. It
shows," said inspector Richard Graves to CLO residents. "The
challenge is to maintain it."
Graves, a state-certified, five-year employee of UF's
Environmental Health and Safety Division, gave the CLO a
score of 16 for Monday's building inspection. The score was
a far cry from the 404 points tallied in late January with a
lower score equating to fewer violations.
In January, UF officials said the 33-year-old building needed
anywhere from $500,000 to $750,000 worth of repairs to be ac-
ceptable under university standards. CLO has spent less than
$15,000 to date on repairs and maintenance, with $7,000 for
specific issues pointed out by Graves.
Graves took points off Monday for an extension cord lying
unplugged, a door caught on a rug, preventing immediate do-
sure, and an electrical outlet failure.
Last Fall, 21 fraternities scored an average of 88 on their fire
code inspections, and 15 sororities scored an average of 51.
"I was hoping for zero," former CLO President John Jasinski
said, noting that only minor changes need to be made. "We're
The follow-up inspection comes amid a lawsuit between
SEE CLO, PAGE 8
Student remembered in vigil
* FRIENDS OF GARETH KERR
SHARED THEIR MEMORIES.
By LYNDSEY LEWIS
Alligator Staff Writer
About 100 people huddled over
tea candles Monday night in mem-
ory of a student described as a loyal
friend and faithful Gator.
Gareth Kerr, a UF engineering
student, was discovered dead in his
Lexington Crossing apartment early
When news of his death began
to spread, members of the Benton
Engineering Council decided to
plan a vigil in honor of their friend.
"We basically sat in the BEC of-
fice and thought, what would be the
best way to get this information to
as many people as possible?" said
Chris Armstead, a BEC member and
friend of Kerr.
Though Kerr battled cancer,
the circumstances surrounding his
death remain undear, and many of
his friends wept softly at Monday
night's ceremony behind the New
"I look forward to seeing him
again, and I know I will," said Chris
Gates, an SFCC student.
Monday's service incorporated
singing and speeches as Kerr's
friends and professors were invited
to share their memories.
Some attendees, however, said
SEE VIGIL, PAGE 8
Rachel Colbert, Amer Beutler, Priscilla Silvo and'Prinda Wanakule, left to right, light candles in vigil for
Gareth Kerr on campus Monday evening.
Airport picks up the pieces after crash claims 3 lives
By DOMINICK TAO
Flights resumed at Gainesville Regional
Airport on Monday, a day after an aircraft
crashed into the passenger terminal, killing
the small airplane's two passengers and pilot.
As work crews carried away broken bits of
airplane and concrete, passengers and airport
staff experienced the aftermath of Sunday's
crash, which killed three Gainesville residents
but left all on the ground unharmed.
"This is a tragedy," said airport Chief
Executive Rick Crider. "Our hearts go out to
Flying the aircraft was retired UF engineer-
ing professor Giuseppe Basile. The passengers
were Steve Varosi, a UF graduate, and his 12-
year-old nephew Michael Varosi, said a friend
of the Varosi family.
By noon Monday, crews had erected a wall
A lost alligator
34th Street on
Monday as observ-
ers took pictures and
watched from a safe
distance. The alligator
then walked into a va-
cant condo. See photo,
"Our hearts go out to the families."
Gainesville Regional Airport Chief Executive
of blue tarps around the damaged part of the
But the wind blew so strongly through the
large hole in the wall that one of the tarps blew
off, revealing workmen using shovels to clear
crumbled concrete blocks and a crane lifting
E UF sophomore wide receiver
Nyan Boateng said that it won't
be hard to replace former UF
receiver Chad Jackson. With
spring practice coming to a
close, Boateng leads a group of
young receivers looking to fill
Jackson's 88-catch void. See
story, pg. 18.
* As Spring semes-
ter comes to an end,
students are cutting
down on partying
and focusing on their
final exams. Some
students begin taking
finals this week. See
story, pg. 4.
away parts of the plane's burnt wreckage.
Airport employees who were back to work
Monday remembered Sunday's tragic events.
"I saw a plane and flames come through
that wall," said Albany Sams, who works at
the airport snack bar.
Sams was waiting for her noon shift to be-
gin when the plane crashed at 11:52 a.m.
"I was on the phone ... and then I was run-
ning all the way out to the other side of the
SEE AIRPORT, PAGE 8
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TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006 E ALLIGATOR, 3
UF helps students manage stress as time gets tight
* APRIL IS BUSY FOR THE UF
By RACHEL B. ANDERSON
Alligator Contributing Writer
The pain was in Vanessa
Oquendo's stomach again, but this
time the pain in her head was worse,
and a couple bottles of Coors Light
from the stash in her small refrigera-
tor wouldn't do the trick.
Her hands sank deep into a
favorite pair of blue jeans and her
body sweated through her T-shirt.
The dim glow from a small lamp
emitted the only light in her dark-
Standing behind the cosed
doors, she took one last look at her
bedroom wall drawings from
her nieces and nephew, inspira-
tional quotes, framed photographs
of family members, pictures of her
pet turtle, Bam-Bam, and rabbit,
It was after midnight, and
Oquendo left with an intent to kill
On her way out to jump from
the top of the bleachers at UF's track
stadium, Oquendo was stopped by
one of her roommates.
Like 43 percent of all adulfs in the
U.S., Oquendo is afflicted by stress
- and her health has suffered as a
According to a study by
the American Psychological
Association, Americans are turning
to unhealthy behaviors to cope with
stress, putting themselves at risk.
A UF senior majoring in wildlife
ecology and conservation, Oquendo
has had a long battle with stress and
suffers from a stress-related stomach
disorder and an ulcer.
The study also found that one in
every four Americans use food to
Last semester when Oquendo's
stress level was at its worst, she
"turned to the bottle" and comfort
eating to feel better. Sometimes
she'd crave ice cream or a Snickers
bar, but usually she grabbed a beer.
"I remember going a couple
weeks without knowing the last day
I was sober," she said.
Drugs and uncontrollable al-
cohol consumption left Oquendo
with slight cirrhosis of the liver, and
depression.landed her in psychiatric
treatment at UF's Student Mental
"They're there to help you," she
said of the staff. "They won't let go
of your hand."
Shari Robinson, a licensed mental
health counselor at UF's Counseling
Center, regularly deals with stu-
dents overwhelmed by stress.
"What's a crisis to a student is not
always a crisis to someone else," she
said, as student complaints typically
range from failing classes to not hav-
ing any more class drops.
However, Robinson said stress
can lead to medical problems as
well, and counselors often meet
with students suffering from stress-
April is one of the busiest times
of the year at the counseling cen-
ter, and even as a psychologist,
Robinson has to. constantly remind.
herself to practice stress manage-
"They're there to help you.
They won't let go of your
Counselors meet with an average
of 12 students a day and sometimes,
especially during April, students
meet more than once during the
"I'd like to say that's one of the
strengths of our center," she said,
explaining that the staff caters to
students' individual needs.
Robinson said stress can also
lead to sleep deprivation and sleep
Daniel Franke, a UF computer
science and mathematics junior,
knows this firsthand..
On a Saturday night earlier this
month, Franke paced the first floor
of the Reitz Union, mumbling to
himself as he went over a project for
his independent study.
He only remembered sleeping
five nights in the past nine days.
"Is it bad when you get your lab
key mixed up with your apartment
key?" he asked.
Also this month, the Institute of
Medicine released a study on sleep
An estimated 50 million to 70 mil-
lion Americans suffer from chronic
sleep loss and sleep disorders,
which can lead to potentially serious
health threats, such as hypertension,
diabetes, obesity, depression, heart
attack and stroke.
Robinson said losing sleep to fin-
ish a class assignment is only coun-
terproductive, as the brain receives
mixed signals, taking it longer to
But with heavy workloads, fi-
nancial obligations, family concerns
and other worries, college students
like Franke and Oquendo say they
don't always have much of a choice.
Unlike Oquendo, though, Franke
said he has never turned to food,
alcohol or drugs to deal with stress,
yet he did experience very hard
times in high school. Franke views
stress as a part of a person's mental-
ity. By recognizing it for what it re-
ally is, he copes much.better.
Robinson said there are many
resources on the Internet available
to anyone who is pulled in too many
Traditional ways of managing
stress, such as a gym workout, are
not the only solutions, she said.
"Do things like take a walk, but
be purposeful in your walk," she
said, by taking one several times a
Although different things work
for different people, Robinson said,
anyone can take a little time out of.
their day to relax if they wake up 20
minutes earlier than normal.
She said music therapy can also
Moreover, UF's counseling cen-
ter publishes its own pamphlets on
a range of topics, including stress
and time management.
Students can access those and
hundreds of others from centers
all over the world through the
Counseling Center Village, a global
online resource used by counsel-
ing center professionals (http://
Gabi Murza is a UF health edu-
cation graduate student who works
part time for GatorWell Health
Promotion Services. She recently
manned a booth on stress manage-
She believes people are more
health-conscious than they used
to be but still lack the drive to take
steps to prevent stress. Murza said
motivation is the key to sanity.
"I found bubble baths really
good," she said. "They do the job."
To Oquendo, the best solution
for the "silent killer" is to talk about
worries, "shake off the little things"
and appreciate life. She credits her
excellent support system at UF's
mental health center for getting her
If ever she feels the urge to
scream, she takes a jog, prays to God
or scoops up Pebbles and dances.
"I'm doing so well now," she
said. "It's been an amazing recov-
Vanessa Oquendo reads a book about choosing careers while petting
her rabbit, Pebbles. Her rabbit helps calm her when she is stressed.
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4, ALLIGATOR 0 TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006
City quiets as
By DENISE POJOMOVSKY
Alligator Contributing Writer
University Avenue will not be as crowded this week. Neither
will downtown Gainesville. But the libraries around campus
will be packed.
As Spring semester comes to an end, students are cutting
down on partying and focusing on their final exams. Some stu-
dents begin taking finals this week.
Sarah Spencer, a public relations sophomore, said she will be
at the library every day these next two weeks.
"I'm going to be living at Marston [Science Library]," she
said. "Some of my final grades depend on this one last exam, so
it's important for me to do very well."
For some students, five points in a final exam could make a
big difference, especially for classes where midterms and finals
are the only grade determinants.
Other students are stressed out because they have two finals
in one day.
Yaron Naymark, a junior majoring in finance,
Student has two exams on the first official day of finals.
Life "Not only do I have two exams on a Saturday,
but the first one is at 7:30 a.m.," Naymark said. "No
going out for me that Friday"
It's difficult to study for two exams at the same time instead
of just focusing on one specific subject, he said.
Students who have exams as early as this week are happy
that they will be done with school earlier, but they sometimes
wish they had the extra time to study.
"I. love being the first one of my friends done with all my
finals," Spencer said. "But sometimes I wish I had more time
because I usually have several days of back-to-back exams, and
it can get really stressful."
Professors give final exams ahead of time for several reasons.
Some professors don't have enough time to grade their exams if
they give essay-format tests on the last days of exam week.
Plus, some professors teach large classes.
African Politics instructor Steve Marr is giving his exam on
the last official day of classes.
"I thought it would be easier on the students to get one of
their exams out of the way before finals week got in full swing,"
he said. "Apparently that seems not to be the case, though, since
it appears lots of other professors are doing the same thing."
Marr gives essay tests, and he needs time to grade them, par-
ticularly because there are about 50 students in the class.
"The exams are not hard to grade, they just take time," Marr
said. "I have to read through them once, and then I go back, read
them again and grade them."
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TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006 0 ALLIGATOR, 5
SFCC to graduate its first student with pilot's degree
By BRAD MCCLENNY
Alligator Contributing Writer
Chris Taylor will be the first SFCC student
to graduate with a degree to soar.
Taylor, 20, is scheduled to be the first grad-
uate from the college with an associate degree
in professional pilot technology-aviation sci-
ence. He is one of eight original students to
enroll in the program at its conception in 2004.
There are now more than 50 students getting
their educations in aviation science.
When Taylor moved to Gainesville in 2004,
he heard about SFCC's new program and de-
cided to take his first two years here instead
of at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University,
to which he was also accepted. Embry-Riddle
is a prestigious university in Daytona Beach,
which has an enrollment of more than 4,000
students and is known as one of the best
schools in the country for producing com-
Armed with a Bright Futures Scholarship,
Taylor has logged more than 60 hours flying
in small aircraft. When he graduates he will
receive his Federal Aviation Administration
certificate for a private pilot license with two
ratings that will allow him to fly planes with
more than one engine and to fly solo. Taylor
has made plans to continue his aviation educa-
tion after graduation.
"Both my parents were in the Air Force,"
Taylor said. "I'm going to get my bachelor's in
aviation technology and probably go into the
Air Force myself."
He has not decided if he will attend Embry-
Riddle, where his 64 SFCC credits would
transfer and make him a junior. SFCC is the
only school in Florida that can transfer all 64
credits to Embry-Riddle, said Louis Kalivoda,
program adviser for aviation science.
The aviation science program was estab-
k. ---* .
Brad McClenny/ Alligator
Atop the wing of a Cessna 152, Chris Taylor checks the airplane's fuel level. Taylor will be the first student to graduate from SFCC's
aviation sciences program.
lished in 2004 in response to a need for more pealing aspect of taking the first two years of pushes on to be the first to graduate from this
pilots in the area. Representatives from the training at SFCC is that tuition is about $8,000 new and highly innovative course of study. He
Gainesville Regional Airport came directly to a year, as opposed to Embry-Riddle's tuition sees flying as his future, and he can remember
SFCC President Jackson Sasser and requested of $25,000 a year, Kalivoda said. it in his past.
a program to train new pilots. "I call it truth in advertising," Kalivoda "When I was 10 years old, my family and
The aviation sciences program requires 35 said. "Students will save more than $30,000 by I were at one of those air shows," Taylor said.
hours of general education credit and 29 hours doing their first two years at Santa Fe." "My sister got me a ride in a Cessna 172 and
of professional core courses. The most ap- Though the road has been a long, Taylor I've been hooked ever since."
Band in mtvU's top five
* A LOCAL BAND IS A FINALIST IN
THE NATIONWIDE COMPETITION.
By HEATHER JONCZAK
Alligator Contributing Writer
The unique sound of Gainesville band
Velveteen Pink has captured the attention
of more than 4 million mtvU viewers,
propelling the local musicians to the Top
5 of mtvU's "Best Music on Campus"
The final five bands remain after more
than 300 submissions. The winning band,
announced early May, will receive a re-
cord contract with Drive-Thru Records
worth about $10,000. It will also shoot
a music video worth $10,000, that will
premiere this fall on mtvU and the broad-
band channel mtvU Uber. Voting for the
winner is open through Sunday.
"Its been a twisty ride, like a roller
coaster or something," said vocalist
Timothy Deaux, who also plays guitar
and bass. "Every time we make it to the
next level in the competition, we're more
This year's votes have almost doubled
last year's 2.2 million votes, said Jason
Rzepka, mtvU communications manager.
"This year's competition has been
embraced by college students across the
country," he said. "To get this far in the
competition is extremely difficult and a
The winner is chosen heavily on
student voting, he said. But the final say
comes from a panel of judges, which
includes officials from Drive-Thru
Records and mtvU, New Found Glory's
Jordan Pundik, The Early November's
Ace Enders and Hello Goodbye's Jesse
Rzepka said mtvU hopes that bands
can use the exposure from the competi-
tion to get record deals, which could
launch the careers of several promising
musicians. The bands' coverage has built
up over the past weeks as students use the
competition like a music hub, he said.
Deaux said the competition provided
a lot of unexpected exposure connected to
the music industry. Bands that were once
a part of the competition have called with
support and offered future gigs, he said.
"It's been a twisty ride, like a
roller coaster or something.
Every time we make it to the
next level in the competition
we're more excited."
Velveteen Pink vocalist
Nick Robbins, drummer and vocalist,
said he didn't expect to do as well in the
competition because the band's music is
so different from all its competitors'.
"None of us really watch MTV," he
said. "We had no expectations for the
competition because we don't know what
type of music they are looking for."
Robbins said he can't really classify
their music into any specific genre. The
music has a lot of soul and R-&-B influ-
ence, and some people said its sound is
older, he said.
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6, ALLIGATOR U TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006
"South Park" censorship
Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the creators of the hit television
show "South Park," are no strangers to'controversy.
So it's probably fair to say that when they came up with
"South Park" episode "Cartoon Wars II," they knew what they
were getting themselves into.
The episode was originally to' feature a cartoon image of
the Muslim prophet Muhammad. But when Muhammad was
supposed to appear in the episode; viewers were greeted by a
black screen with the message, "Comedy Central has refused to
broadcast an image of Mohammed on their network."
In a press release, Comedy Central later claimed that it had
censored the image in response to "recent world events." Those
"recent world events" are, quite obviously, the riots associated
with the editorial cartoons depicting Muhammad that were
originally published in Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten.
The network, it seemed, had erred on the side of discretion
by censoring the prophet's depiction.
But later on in the show, Comedy Central executives appar-
ently had no problem airing a depiction of Jesus defecating on
President Bush and the American flag. That episode just hap-
pened to air on the Wednesday before Easter right in the
middle of the Christian Holy Week.
Christians nationwide have called the episode offensive.
And they're right. William Donohue, president of the Catholic
*League for Religious and Civil Rights, went so far as to say,
"The ultimate hypocrite is not Comedy Central ... it's Parker
and Stone." He went on, "They'll sit there and whine, and
they'll take their shot at Jesus. That's their stock-in-trade."
But Donohue misses the point. Parker and Stone didn't
include the scene with Jesus just to be gratuitously obscene, in
the hopes that it would up their viewership. They included the
scene to make a point: A major broadcast network, while refus-
ing to show even a modest image of Muhammad described
by a cartoon of President Bush after-the-fact as just "standing
there, looking normal" chose to broadcast an extremely of-
fensive depiction of Jesus.
Comedy Central executives went out of their way to not
offend Muslims, but Christians were fair game. The episode
showed us firsthand just how hypocritical political correctness
So, was the episode offensive? Of course it was.
But could the point have been made any other way? Maybe
Of course, Comedy Central executives could have avoided
this current controversy by keeping the entire episode off the
But they didn't. So now we're all faced with the uncomfort-
able task of figuring out why the network deemed it OK to of-
fend followers of one religion but not another.
And the plot thickens. Muhammad has, in fact, made several
other cameo appearances on "South Park," most notably in the
episode "Super Best Friends," which depicted the prophet as a
superhero with the ability to control fire.
Some have speculated that Comedy Central simply didn't
realize at that time that depictions of Muhammad were so of-
fensive to Muslims, since "Super Best Friends" originally aired
in 2001, long before the cartoon riots began in 2005.
But to us, it looks a lot like the network, which is usually
known for pushing the limits of acceptable broadcasting, has
caved in to violent Islamic fundamentalism.
We wonder whether Comedy Central is really to blame or
whether its actions are really just a sign of the times.
Either way, perhaps we should be thanking Parker and
Stone for initiating the discussion.
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Secretary Donald Rumsfeld is no
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army. He's no armchair quarter
Eaton is one of seven retired
Rumsfeld's resignation. All seven a:
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Most importantly, they're right o
comes to Donald Rumsfeld.
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of staff, who said it would take hun
troops to stabilize Iraq. He allowed
country's museums and historical
"Stuff happens.") Abu Ghraib happy
To make a long story short, Run
lousy, both as a secretary of defense
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als, the Democrats and the press ac
war all by himself. But he had help
began at the top.
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at best. Yes, he tried to invade Ira
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generals know what's best
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t competent to lead And what a baby it is.
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gaining the new Iraqi billion bundle of joy according
back and no Cindy Jake Ramsey to the National Priorities Project,
Thus Spake Jake has claimed the lives of more
generals to call for firstname.lastname@example.org than 2,300 Americans and tens
re career officers with of thousands of Iraqi civilians.
e impeccable service Outside Baghdad, insurgents
control entire districts. The new government teeters on
n the money when it the brink of collapse.
In the words of William F. Buckley, the godfather of
nseki, the army chief modern conservatism, "It didn't work."
dreds of thousands of But the mess in Iraq is more than just a failure of
looters to ransack the execution. Rumsfeld, Dick Cheney, Condoleezza Rice
sites. (His response: and the president himself have made mistakes huge,
ened on his watch. unforgivable mistakes but there was no "good" way
Isfeld has been pretty to fight this war.
e and as a human be- It was a bad idea, based on bad intelligence and sold
to the American people in bad faith. If Colin Powell, say,
d for him. The gener- had been in charge instead of Rumsfeld, Iraq would still
:t like he bungled the be a disaster. The troops would probably have body ar-
,lots of help and it mor, but they'd still be getting shot at.
So by all means, let's get a new secretary of defense,
an kept a sign on his preferably one with an IQ higher than his age.
re!" George W. Bush's But let's also recognize the lesson of Iraq: No army,
nimatronic bass, but not even ours, can occupy a foreign country without piss-
resident is ultimately ing off the locals. And no matter who rtms the Pentagon,
ministration, a determined local resistance is tough maybe even
I would be symbolic impossible to beat.
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ope" (his phrase). But Tuesdays.
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Tolerance shouldn't encroach on rights
It's a shame that so many people in this
country are unwilling to have a rational
discussion about our most important is-
sues. Every argument has two sides, and
to assume without consideration that yours
holds an exclusive grip on the truth is wrong,
no matter what the situation may be.
Lara Loewenstein's guest column
Monday is an example of this, as it glosses
over a complex problem by assuming that
conservative Christians are fighting solely
for their right to use "hateful language and
actions" against homosexuals. I agree that
we need to enact the harshest possible leg-
islation against hateful actions. I also believe
that sort of behavior goes against the most
basic tenets of Christianity.
But that sort of behavior is not the case
If.a Christian says to a person, "You are
living in sin," he or she isn't being hateful.
A true Christian says this in an earnest at-
tempt to do what they believe will help an-
other person. You may not believe that this
is helpful, or that it's even the Christian's
business. Most Americans don't.
But that's how Christianity works you
try to help others to realize their sin, and
then you try to help them to reconcile it.
There is no doubt that intolerance must
be stamped out. All human beings are sin-
ners according to the Christian faith, so it's
hypocritical at best for anyone to single out
one particular type of sin.
We do need legislation to prevent sexual
preference from being a consideration in job
hiring. We do need legislation to prevent all
forms of hateful speech and action.
But unless we are willing to declare reli-
gious (read: Christian) values as being un-
protected by the Constitution, we don't need
legislation that encroaches on the rights of
the average conservative Christian because
of the actions of an extremist few.
Former Alligator Opinions Editor
Traffic problems not just due to students
The person who voiced their opinion in
Friday's Alligator about UF students and
their sometimes-abominable driving habits
was obviously angry at the time he/she
wrote it (I say he/she because the person
did not sign his/her first name).
Mr. or Ms. Miller, I understand your
exasperation. I've had my fair share of
screaming obscenities from behind the
wheel at drivers who appear to lack under-
standing of basic traffic rules.
However, instead of singling out one
demographic group, I make sure to spend
.equal time blaming people from all walks
of life from the high school babies to the
blue-hairs. Sometimes I even step back and
look at the larger problem the deplorable
traffic conditions in Gainesville that surely
are doing nothing to help the problem, and
probably are making it worse.
Jai alai players showcase amazing skills
I am writing in response to Maria
Laverghetta's Thursday article on Ocala
Jai-Alai. I applaud the exposure she gave
to an underappreciated sport, but I expect
that she's never been to jai alai before. I've
played as an amateur at Ocala including
against Erik Popp and I can assure you
that Jose Goitiz and all the players know
where the ball is going at all times.
The angle, speed and location of the
throws, as well as the position of the oppo-
nents, are all factors instantaneously taken
in by the person'with the ball before every
shot. The game is so fast that the opponents
immediately have to judge where the ball
will go and start moving as soon as the ball
comes out of the cesta. It's what makes jai
alai such a great game and the players such
Republicans historically unkind to gays
Robert Crabtree's letter on Thursday
defending the Republican Party against its
own history of alienating and chastising
gays was nothing but wishful thinking.
Beginning with the Goldwater Revolution
that took place in the '60s and '70s that is,
the birth of the modem Republican Party
- the Republicans recruited those who saw
an erosion of "family values" taking place
in society. Inherent to the American family,
one of the values the conservatives were
seeking to conserve was the wholesome
And church every Sunday.
Richard Nixon, the first Goldwater
Republican elected to the presidency, called
the Peace Corps a bunch of "faggots." He
TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006 U ALLIGATOR, 7
called homosexuality, along with dope, "the
enemies of strong societies."
Then, I had to laugh at Crabtree's defense
of Reagan. Far be it from me to slander
Crabtree's Teflon lord and savior, but his
policies as president were consistently anti-
gay, as he opposed discrimination laws that
would protect gays, and his Supreme Court
nominees supported sodomy prohibition
laws like Georgia's, which criminalized anal
We see the same prejudice today, when
our current president attempts to define
marriage as "the union between a man and
woman" with a constitutional amendment.
Let me clarify: He wants to "protect" mar-
Since the evangelicals have aligned them-
selves with the Republican Party, more and
more Republicans see homosexuality as a
lecherous affront to God. And we all know
that it's our duty as Americans to do what
the Judeo-Christian God tells us to.
Perhaps Republican gays are not tanta-
mount to black KKK members or Jewish
Nazis. I concede that those statements,
though intended to be comedic hyperbole,
are offensive since the Republican Party
has not openly endorsed the lynching and
killing of gays.
But the fact is that Log Cabin Republicans
belong to a party that has traditionally, when
in power, sought to criminalize their very
way of life. The unfortunate truth is that Log
Cabin Republicans are stuck between social
liberalism and economic conservatism, and
have nary a party with which to identify,
save perhaps the Libertarians.
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UF official to
By LINDSEY FRANCO
Kim Tanzer, a high-ranking UF official and
architecture professor, was appointed presi-
dent of the Association of Collegiate Schools
She will become president-elect July 1 and
president one year afterward, on July 1, 2007.
In the meantime, Tanzer serves as chairwom-
an of UF's Faculty Senate and is a member of
the university's Board of Trustees.
ACSA serves to advance
the quality of architectural
education. As president,
Tanzer will represent more
than 250 member schools
and 4,000 architecture fac-
ulty, and she will control
Tanzer the organization's daily
"The Association of Collegiate Schools of
Architecture represents faculty across North
America and provides an important oppor-
tunity to link current students, practicing
architects, the academy and society through
the development and dissemination of archi-
tectural knowledge," Tanzer said in a press
Tanzer was ACSA's Southeast regional
director from 2000 to 2003, according to the
When Tanzer's term as Faculty Senate
chairwoman ends, UF law professor Danaya
Wright will take over.
Co-op review shows fewer safety violations
CLO, from page 1
UF and the CLO. An Alachua judge ruled
early this month that the UF Board of
Trustees is not the CLO's trustee, or prop-
erty administrator. Both the CLO Alumni
Foundation and the North American
Students of Cooperation have said they
are willing to serve as the trustee.
Associate Vice President for Student
Affairs Mike Rollo said UF will take
Monday's inspection into consideration.
He said UF is the CLO's trustee.
"That's good news that it's safer," he
said. "We're always going to be pleased
that students have a better place to live
But he added, "Safety was only one of
"We proved today we're more
than willing to meet the
a director of the CLO Alumni Foundation
He would not comment on what the
other issues are.
Don Liguori, a director of the CLO
Alumni Foundation,said he didn't know
of other problems cited by UF.
"We proved today we're more than
willing to meet the challenge," he said.
Five or six CLO residents dropped out
of school for the semester, Liguori said,
because of the distraction caused by UF's
assertion that the Northwest 15th Street
facility was unsafe.
Gator Fire Equipment Company Inc.
Operations Officer Rick Ridenour, a con-
sultant hired by the CLO, said the house
only needed routine maintenance.
"There are no serious life-safety issues
in this house," said Ridenour, who has 11
years' experience as a fire safety inspec-
tor, including about five as a UF inspec-
tor. But he said Graves missed various
violations, including exit signs that were
too low and stairs thatlacked guardrails.
Liguori said the CLO plans to raise
money during the next few years for new
furniture and a fire sprinkler system.
"That's what we want to spend our
money on, not on a legal battle with UF,"
Student remembered as senator, loyal Gator
VIGIL, from page 1
the event could not fully capture Kerr's spirit.
"This is like, we're reading stuff here and we're singing
stuff, but it doesn't really describe him the way I would like to
describe him," said Kenny Zaron, a UF student. "He was a very
Some of the speakers highlighted Kerr's service to the cam-
pus, including Student Body President-elect John Boyles.
"I think it's absolutely incredible that Gareth lived his life the
way he did, and I know that he has inspired me," he said.
As a student senator last Summer, Kerr served on a commit-
tee to bring online voting to UF students.
"He always spoke his mind, even if we didn't agree on
something," former Sen. Susan Henriques said in an interview.
Henriques also served on the online voting committee.
Roberto Hemandez, a student senator who befriended
Kerr last Fall, said he and a few other senators plan to memo-
rialize their friend through a resolution they hope to present at
tonight's Senate meeting.
Victims were a retired professor, UFgrad and a child
AIRPORT, from page 1
parking lot," she said. "It was just lucky
that a flight had just taken off so nobody
Witnesses said the plane began to
turn around shortly after taking off.
John Lovell, the National Transportation
Safety Board officer who is investigating
the crash, said the plane then flipped
upside-down and slammed into a Ford
Explorer, pushing it through the termi-
He said it could take months before
an official cause is determined.
An explosion erupted when the
planehit, starting a fire, said Gainesville
Fire Rescue spokes-
Around man Paul Kincaid.
Gainesville "With the strength
of the blaze, firefight-
ers had no choice but
to deal with the fire before we could at-
tempt a rescue," Kincaid said.
Gainesville Fire Rescue, which has
two units permanently stationed at the
airport, responded within minutes of
the crash and used chemical and foam
retardants to extinguish the fire, Kincaid
After the crash, the airport was evac-
uated and commercial flights canceled.
Michelle Danisovsky, airport spokes-
woman, said Delta Air Lines provided
ground transportation to Jacksonville so
passengers could catch alternate flights.
But on Monday, workers were clean-
ing the wreckage and trying to "get the
airport back to where it was," said Ernest
Welch, airport maintenance worker.
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Cable, e-net, util, wireless + much more free
waiting for you @ La Mancha. All you need
is your clothes. Full amen. Walking dist from
UF. 4 Br's avail, summer leases avail. $380
email@example.com or 561-386-8526 4-24-5-1
*QUIET, CLEAN, LOTS of GREEN SPACE.
Rustic 1BR apt. $345/mo.
*1BR cottage $375/mo. Call 378-9220 or
mobile 213-3901. 4-26-72-2
Available Now at UF
1 and 2 Br's from $555
Laundry on site. Pets ok!
Wood floors, balconies available.
Open until 8PM Weekdays 371-7777
$99 1st month's rent
Need a Rental Home or Condo?
Need A Tenant?
CALL THE BEST!
SWatson.Realty Corp. REAiTORS'-
Property Mgmt/Rentals 352-335-0440
Full Service Sales 352-377-8899
Wake up & walk to UF
Studios & 1 bedrooms
Starting @ $489
Pet friendly, Pool
*Come See! 372-7111*
S1,2 & 3 BR's! HUGE Floorplans!
Water/sewer included! Pets OK
Bus/Bike to UF* 335-7275 4-26-72-2
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10, ALLIGATOR S TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006
I For Rent
U I unfurnished
BIG CITY LIVING DOWNTOWN
Stylish Studios, 1/1's, 2/2's, & 3/3's
Pool Alarm Pets Welcome
Leasing for Fall: 338-0002
eSUN ISLAND APTS.
OSome furnished avail*
**Walk or Bike to Campus 00
1-1 $480/mo*2-1 $540/mo
1 & 2BR apts. convenient to shopping, bus
line, and just a few miles from UF. Located
off SW 20th.Ave. $419 $495, incl water,
sewer, pest control & garbage. Sorry no pets
allowed. Call 335-7066. 4-26-72-2
AFFORDABLE & QUALITY TOO!
* Your Home For Fall! Great Rates!
* 1BR from $489 2BR from $559
* Beautiful pools/courtyards Pets OK
* Walk/Bike to UF 372-7555 4-26-72-2
*CLOSE TO EVERYTHING*
Our Luxury 2BR Town Homes & 3BR Flats
Starting at only $1034 with many freebees.
FREE cable w/HBO & Show
Deluxe, Large 3 or 4BR apt/house, 60
second walk to UF. Remodeled, Old House
charm. Central AC, washer/dryer included.
Wood floors. With Parking. By Private
Owner. 538-2181 Iv message 4-26-72-2
COZY, CONVENIENT, CLOSE!
1 & 2 bedrooms for Fall
pool, tennis bball, alarms
FREE UF PARKING
Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 sec-
ond walk to UF. Wood firs, washer dryer
included, fireplace, patio deck. Can fumish.
Short term available. Private Owner. $495-
up. 352-538-2181. Lv mssg 4-26-72-2
*NEAR SCHOOL NEAR PLAY
Close to UF!*Gated*24hr Gym*Tanning
Leasing for FALL*377-2777
BEAUTIFUL AND NEW
Ceramic Tile, Maple Cabinets, TV in kitchen
Huge scr. porches, W/D, walk-in closets
Only 1.5 miles to UF
2/2's & 3/3's starting at $458/person
Hidden Lake 374-FUNN
** ELLIE'S HOUSES **
Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to
UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991 or
Sun Bay Apartments
Summer Fall Special
Reduced summer rates on
15 Month lease, one bedroom apts.
AFFORDABLE 2BRs at UF
From $589. Pets ok.
Laundry, Free Parking
Open Weekends. 371-7777
STUDIOS ACROSS FROM UF
From $489. Pool.
Laundry. Pets ok
Free Parking. Avail Fall.
Open Weekends 371-0769
All about the Extras!
Luxury 1/1, 2/2, 3/3 TH
FREE Cable HBO/Sho, Tanning, Aerobics,
HUGE Gym, W/D, Alarm, Gated,
We have SPECIALS, Call 335-4455
1.br $609, 2br $669, 3br $895
Near Butler Plaza Spacious Alarms
Includes some utilities* Park FREE @UF
S For Rent
HUGE 2br/2ba & 3br/3ba TNHMS
W/D* Alarm*Gated*Garages* Tanning
ENDLESS AMENITIES- private dog park
FREE Cable* Close to UF & SFCC
Leasing for Summer/Fall 377-2801
**1BR & 2BR BEAUTIFUL*
NEW kitchen, tile, carpet, paint
3BR/2BA Flats O* $839/mo
2BR/2BA Flats sO $725/mo
2BR- over 1100 sq ft 0* $725/ mo
1 BR-oyer 800 sq ft e0 $625/mo
Close to UF, beautiful, quiet
High-speed wireless internet
$450 deposit 376-2507
THE LUXURY YOU WANT...
AT THE PRICE YOU NEED
Remodeled HUGE 2 & 3 Beds
Cable*W/D*Tanning* We Love Pets
Why spend more? 372-8100
HUGE*AFFORDABLE*1,2 & 3BR
Starting at just $639
Pool*Tennis Cts*1.5 Mi 2 UF
Indiv lease & Util Avail
Call Now- 377-7401*
CLOSE TO CAMPUS
MITCHELL REALTY 374-8579x1 4-26-72-2
Be the BIGGEST on the block!
1 or 2BR this FALL. We love ALL pets!
Pool, Gym, Park @ UF, Bball, Tennis
Call 4 Specials! 352-332-7401
60 Sec. walk to UF. 1 or 2 rooms. Short
term avail. $350 & up. Call 352-538-2181
BIG & CHEAP
2/1.5 apt 1100 sq. ft. $595
3/2 apt 1300 sq ft $695
1800 NW4th St. Over 20 houses also avail.
Great homes for rent in the
UF area! 352-692-3800
1, 2, & 3 BR flats w/porches
FREE Alarm, FREE Tanning, W/D
24hr Gym, PC Lab, Pool, w/Sundeck
Gated Entry 372-0400
2/2 Flats & 3/3 Townhomes w/Garage
FREE Tanning*FREE Alarms*W/D*
Cyber Cafe*Gated Entry*Screened Porches
24hr Gym &,Sauna*Pool w/Sundeck
We Love Pets* ONLY 1.5 miles to UF
Now Leasing for Fall*372-0400
NEWLY REMODELED AT UF
Studios and 1 BR's from $599
Central Air/Wood Floors available
Reserve for Fall 371-7777
ACROSS FROM UF
Studios/1/2 BRs from $589
Central Air, Wood Floors.
Pets ok, Laundry on site.
Reserve for Fall 371-0769
Live at a Legend!
The Polos of Gainesville
will give you the best college experience
with Spacious Apartments, Three Pools
with Jacuzzis, HUGE Gym, Billiards Room,
and many more amenities! Minutes from UF,
shopping and Shands. On all major RTS bus
routes. All at a rate that won't break your
bank! Call now for specials: 335-7656 4-
1BR & 2BR/1BA with W/D, central heatlair,
dishwasher, ceramic tile, private patio, pets
arranged. Off SW 34th St. Near bus rt. From
$545. 377-1633 4-26-18-2
SW Lg 1br, 1ba. Walk-in closet, d/w, w/d
hkups, near Shands, Vet School & UF, $395
- $425 edbaurmanagement.com 375-7104
Apartment Bargain Shoppers.
Check out our spacious 1 &2 BR. units &
compare the $$. Our location, price & size
will have you puzzled.
Call ahead to avoid waiting 376-1248.
1/1, 2/2, & 3/2 Villas with backyard
Newly Renovated, Full Appliances
FREE cable w/HBO & Showtime
Starting at $428/person
Hidden Lake 374-FUNN (3866)
MORE BANG FOR YOUR BUCK!
3 & 4 Bedrooms for Fall!
FREE UF PARKING, tennis,
Affordable, Pool, Pets, Alarm
*Your Search is Over*
1/1 & 3/2 Flats starting @ $699
W/D, Alarms, Pets OK, QUIET
Close to UF and Archer Rd.
Save $ Today, Call 367-9910.
MORE FOR YOUR MONEY
1, 2, & 3 BR Apartments Starting @ $380.
352-331-8225 or 332-5070. 4-26-57-2
MINUTES FROM UF!II
3/3's from only $405 per Bdrm
4/4's from only $374 per Bdrm
FREE Cable w/ HBO/ SHOWTIME
FREE Tanning, 24hr Fitness Center
Ask About our Huge 2/2.5 Townhouses
Convenient Bus Route!
BLOCKS TO UFI 4BR houses from $15001
MO, 3BR houses from $1075/MO, 2BR apts
from. $495/MO, 1BR apts from $450/MO.
Owner operated. See dalyproperties.com
or Call Carol 377-3852 4-26-55-2
Lofts & Townhomes
Sign now forAug! 20flplns 1-5BR next to UF
VIRTUAL TOURS & PHOTOS
No app or pet fee. Townhouse 2BR, fire-
place, new carpet, paint, appliances, privacy
fence. 1000 SW 59 Terr $495/mo 331-2099.
Private owner please leave detailed msg.
HOUSES, DUPLEXES, CONDOS, OR
TOWNHOUSES Walk/bike/bus to UF. Neat,
clean good quality. Visit www.gatorpads.com
for available units or call 281-0733 or 284-
Large fenced backyard with screened porch.
W/D. Pets ok. Avail May 1, $900/mo. Call
LUXURIOUS HAILE PLANTATION CONDO.
2BR/2.5BA, W/D, alarm. 1 mile from UF.
Avail for fall. 352-222-4235. $900/MO. 4-
3bd/1.5ba house. N.W. area. Central AC/HT,
ceiling fans. Extra space for den or home of-
fice. Carpet and tile. W&D hook ups. Fenced
back yard and private drive way. $930 one
year or $870 two year lease. Call (352) 375-
6754. No section 8. 4-26-33-2
2bd/2ba house. N.W. area. Up-scale neigh-
borhood. Well equipped kitchen. Central Ac/
Ht. Ceiling fans. Screened back porch, W&D.
2 car garage. Fenced back yard. New paint
and tile. $890 one year or $850 two years
lease. No section 8. Call (352) 375-6754
S For Rent
SAVE $$$, GET MORE!
3BR/2BA for less than $300/person
B-ball, Comp lab, Gym, FREE UF parking
1105 NW 14th Ave. Avail. May 10. 3BR/
2BA. 2000 sq. ft. cent H/AC, family room of-
fice, f6nce, garage, carport, W/D, Pest cont
& lawn maint. incl. 1 mi from UF. $1200/mo.
Andree Realty. 352-375-2900 4-26-32-2
0* GREAT HOUSES FOR FALL* *
Close to UF. Fenced yards
2006 NW 35th St 4/2 $1365
600 NW 54th Terr 3/2 $1155
4430 NW 16th P1I3/2 $1485
918 NW 39th.Ave 3/1 $750
3 BLKS FROM TIGERT HALL 2BR/1BA
apt, cent A/C, new paint, $630/mo. Upstairs/
hd wood floors. $610/mo downstairs/carpet.
Incl. water, sewer, trash, pest cont. Laundry
on site. No pets,. Avail 8/1/06 352-316-4474
Avail May-Aug. All units 1/2 mi from UF
campus. Eff $340; 1BR/1BA $475-$445;
2BR/2.5BA $750; 2BR/1BA $715-$550;
3BR/2BA $1000. SD, NS, no pets, 1 yr lease.
Call 904-513-1431 or firstname.lastname@example.org
FORGET YOU HAVE ROOMMATES!
Huge 4BR townhomes w/W/D. 1662 sq.ft.
FREE gym membership!
* SORORITY ROW AREA *
Live in luxury @ Windsor Hall. 2 Blocks to
UF. Incl everything + pool, gym, sundeck.
Starting at $410/mo. 336-9255.
** WALK TO UF **
From any of our studio, 1, 2, 3, or 4BR
classic apts or vintage homes.
Starting at $350/mo.Come by
and pick up one of our availability lists @
821 NW 13th St. or call 375-8256
** WALK TO UF **
Sorority Row area. 1 BR/1 BA apt in historic
stone building. Beautiful hardwood floors,
cent AC/heat, 911 SW 6th Ave.
S For Rent
LUXURY CONDOS! GOLF COMM
in Jonesville area 2/2.5 w/garage,
gated, b-ball ct, tennis, pool
gym, carwash, move-in spec avail
MAGNOLIA REALTY 352-200-4992
HISTORIC HOUSES DOWNTOWN.
Studio, 2BR, 1BR $375-750. Wood firs.
vaulted ceilings. Native landscape. Quaint
settings. Must see at::
HOUSES 1.5 mi to UF forAug. 1st.
630 NW35th St. 3/2 fam. rm $1200, 611 NW
34th Terr. 3/2 fam rm. $1200, 642 NW 35th
St. 3/2 $1100, 816 NW 37th Dr 3/2 fam& gar.
$1300. Please drive by then call 331-0095.
One BR apt. for rent. 1 person, 1 car, no
smoking, no pets, no fleas. It is small but has
it all. All util. pd. $360/MO, unfurnished. Call
Charlie "Whitey" Webb. 375-4373 Stop by
1215 NE 20thAve. 4-21-20-2
Union Street Station 2BR/2BA luxury
apartment. W/D, alarm, Berber carpet, bal-
cony, 3rd floor, free parking. $1250/mo. Call
Eric @ 352-870-9453 4-24-20-2
PALM TREES. Spacious home. 8 rooms
+ 400 sq ft screened porch. 3BR/1BA,
W/D, short bike to UF. $1230/mo + util.
No pets. Lease for fall. 275-1259. Email
*AVOID NOISY NEIGHBORS*
FREE Tanning, W/D, Huge 24 hr. gym,
PC lab, Gated, Pet friendly, Free Cable,
Leasing for Fall: 377-2777
NEAR LAW SCHOOL 3/1, 1/1, 1st last, sec.
Pref grad student. No pets, W/D hook-up,
dish, W/D firs, cent A/C, gas heat, trees.
Call Tom >8pmn or wkend 954-529-4031 4-
4BR/2.5BA Townhouse $1100/mo
3BR/2BA House $1100/mo
1BR/1BA Duck Pond $495/mo
Ask about Move-In Specials!
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TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 20060 ALLIGATOR, 11
*.3BR/1BA house. 3 blocks from campus.
Ceiling fans. Central heat/air. $1100/mo.
* Efficiency $450. No dogs. First, last, sec.
* Also one and two BR's avail. in Fall 378-
3BR/1BA duplex. Bike to UF. Cable & two
phone lines, new refrigerator, paint & carpet.
Large fenced yard, small pets okay. Custom
kitchen, W/D, lots of storage. H/AC, lawn
service included. N/S $895 376-7529
Beautiful, spacious 1BR/1BA 750 sq. ft.
Condo located By Oaks Mall $550/mo w1/
great amenities- Call 786-325-9478 Available
Great 3BR/1BA, Hardwood floors. Super
convenient for UF students. 2627 SW 31
Terr. $840/mo. 215-7199 4-20-10-2
Perfect 3BR/2BA in Millhopper. Quiet, safe
neighborhood, close to campus. 2006 NW
36th Terr. $990/mo. 215-7199. 4-20-10-2
Historic house, hardwood firs, lots of charm.
Studio or 1 BR avail. Aug. Blocks to downtown
304 NE 6th St. $400-500/mo. 379-4952. 4-
New condo in great SW location. Completely
renovated 3BR/2/5BA. w/new apple, plumb-
ing, carpet, paint, etc. Convenient to Oaks
Mall, Restaurants, 1-75. Great Neightborhood
Ideal for Grad students. 215-9078, 4-26-14-
TIRED OF ROOMMATES?
Studio apartment 1 mile from Shands and
UF. $450/mo. Call Janet 871-5928. 4-26-
*HOUSE-SORORITY ROW AREA*
3BR/2BA, 2-story stone house.
Totally remodeled. W/D. Cent AC.
Fall Rentals walk to UF
Studios $350 to $395,
1BR $375 to $800
2BR $425 to $950.
Many 3 & 4 BR homes left!
Gore Rabell Realty 378-1387
1 & 2 bedroom cottages & apts. $425,
Central heat/AC, WID hook-ups, wood
floorslcarpet, historical downtown! Cute
and MUST SEE! 352-870-0904 or 352-318-
S For Rent
Union St. Station. 2BR/2BA
Manny 352-317-4408 4-26-12-2
2BR/2BA condo in Treehouse Village. Inc.
W/D, pool, tennis court, bus stop opposite
condo. Avail immediately. 352-514-0431 or
Close to Campus condo 2BR/1BA from $650,
on bus and SNAP route, new paint new paint
new carpet, inside washer/dryer, Call 352-
Unfumished new townhouse. 3BR/2.5BA. All
appliances, central H/AC, ceramic tile, ceil-
ing fans. $80 util allownace, cable. $1200/
mo. Pets Ok Owner/Manager 352-472-9778,
Large 1920 Cracker House.
Fully restored. 4BR/2BA, hdwd firs, cent AC/
heat, W/D, deck, big beautiful yard, close to
downtown & campus. $1500/mo. 373-5295
Duckpond area. 4BR/2.5BA. W/D, storage
building, wood floors, fireplaceglassed-in
porch. Avail Aug 1st. 1 year lease, first, last
$800/dep. $1350/mo. Call George, 352-466-
Unfurnished house for rent. 6BR/2.5BA.
.25 mi from campus. $1800/mo. 514-2039
Bike to UF
Large luxury unit $825/mo
2BR/2.5BA, swimming pool
Peartree Realty Inc.
Realtor 352-335-3802 4-26-11-2
Duckpond historic houses avail Aug 1. BR w/
study. $535 to $665. Wood floors, high ceil-
ings, huge oak trees. Grad or prof. students
preferred. 377-4217 4-26-11-2
$325 room + 1/4 util. Private bath, walk-in
closet, W/D, balcony, pool. See photos.
www.rentalworkshop.com Close to cam-
pus + very nice. Call 870-0904 or 318-
4553.4/4 Condo. 4-21-8-2
Duplex flat 2BR/1BA. Central AC, private
front patio & back yard. 900 sq. ft. $525/MO
3215 SW 26th Terrace 407-363-7198 or 407-
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5 minutes to UF. Newer executive home
3BR/2BA. Cathederal ceilings, fireplace,
excellent condition, 2-car garage. Available
August 1 3647 NW 7th Place. Appointment
only $1450 352-373-6080 or 352-284-5033
The Oaks Top floor 3 bed 2 bath. Corner Unit.
All amenities. $1050 month 1 year lease.
Call Montana 386-295-2989 4-26-10-2
3BR/2BA Home. Wood floors, porch, cen-
tral air, washer/dryer. 521 NW 4th St. $975
month 1 year lease. Call Montana 386-295-
2BR/2BA townhome near Casa Blanca.
Washer/dryer, central air. $900 month 1
year lease. Call. Montana 386-295-2989
2BR/1.5BA towhhouse W/D incl, privacy
fence, pets ok. Avail May 1st. Convenient
S to everything. $550/mo. Call Kelly 850-832-
- 3BR/BA HOUSE NEAR CAMPUS.
Large fenced yard. 506 NW 34th St. Rent
$1200/mo. Call 335-5424.
See: www.bellaproperties.net 4-26-8-2
I-or u enf ) Subleases
1 BLOCK TO UF
01112 SW 4th Ave. 2BR/1 BA $800/mo.
1BR/1BA $600/mo 03416 NW 7th Ave
3BR/2BA $1175/mo. Contact Michael 331-
Room avail, in Campus Lodge.
Aug'06-Aug'07. $489/mo, utils incl. Fully
furnished 4BR/4BA. Call Matt for details,
New site offers solution for subleasers: a
marketplace to match leasers with tenants!
Only national service of its kind. No mat-
ter the need, you can find it here! Free to
register! Visit: www.SubleaseAuction.com
DESPERATE sublease in the Laurels. 1BR,
Ig walk-in closet, upstairs w/balcony in BR..
Reduced to $300/mo + utils, leasee will pay
assignment fee. Please call 352-476-3860 or
1BR/BA in 2BR/2.5BA NEW townhouse.
Furnished, W/D, internet included. $600/mo
+ utilities. 3 blocks to campus. Avail May-
Aug. email Call Whit 561-346-4954 4-21-
Bedroom w/ private bathroom May thru
August $400/month Everything is included
GREAT DEAL 954-610-4120. David 4-18-
Summer Sublease Windsor Hall. Girls bldg.
Behind sorority row! Furnished, deluxe single
suite w/refrigerator, microwave, 2 Ig closets
& pvt bath. All utils incl. $550/mo. Avail 5/8/06
Contact Lauren for details! 407-616-9070
Countryside @ University Condo 2 bedroom
avail in 4BR/4BA for $425/ea., Cable, water,
elec. incl. except phone. Call Irvin (904)610-
0967 or email email@example.com. 4-
Female for 1BR/ 1BA in 2BR/2BA in BLDG A
at LOOKING GLASS APTS. 30 seconds to
UF. Floor Plan B $505/month plus utilities.
Availalbe May 8th August 12th. Call 407-
** 1 Mile From UF! **
3BR apartment/private bath. Gated com-
munity. Lg pool/ hi spd. int. $504/mo Call
904-542-6969 (day), 904-563-3825 (eve).
Furnished room in great location on NW 10th
Ave. May 15-Aug. 15. $325 + 1/3 bills: No
pets/smoke. Possible renew for fall year.
Ph. 871-5633. Hurry! 4-26-21-3
WALK TO SCHOOL/SWAMP summer sub-
lease 1BR Avail., in house. W/D, wireless
internet, parking, fum./unfurn. $300/mo. w/o
util. OBO Call 352-246-1379. 4-19-16-3
2BR/2BA. Unfurnished. W/D
May June July. $600/mo + util.
email firstname.lastname@example.org 4-6-5-3
Summer sublease avail. May-Aug for $295/
mo. 1 BR/ 1BA in 3/3. Call Brittany at 239-
Female 1BR/1BA @ Countryside. May 8
-Aug 5 w/Aug free. $393/mo all util incl. Fully
furn, 9, 35 bus. Pool, gym. Call Lauren 352-
2BR/1BA apt available. May 15th $589/mo.
Homestead 352-335-1572 or 239-671-8399
Female for 1BR/1BA in 4/4 @ G'ville Place.
May-Aug. Furnished, all util. incl, cable, eth-
ernet, wash/dry, gym, pool, comp lab. $430/
mo..Negotiable. 352-.346-8465. 4-19-11-3
Summer C sublease. 1 of 2BRs, $262/mo.
Fully furnished. Yard, fire ring & hammock.
Porch, wood firs & gas stove. 1403 NW 6th
PI- 6blks. N. of campus. (727) 686-1967. 4-
2BR/2BA available at Oak Forest .5 mile
from campus. 9 month sublease, fall 06-
spring 07. Only $699/MO Call 904-386-1305
or email email@example.com 4-18-10-3
Summer Sublease avail to Female for 1BR/
1 BA in 2BR/2.5BA townhouse. 2 blocks from
campus, W/D, balcony, porch. Furnished if
wanted. $490/mo +cable. Electricity paid for.
Call 321-508-9413 4-19-10-3 ,
Melrose apartment $325/mo utilities included.
Apt. available May 8-August 7..Female, NS,
wanted for 1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA. Everything
included. Fully furnished. If interested call
Lucia @ 407-697-0009 4-18-9-3
1BR Studio apt. downtown Gainesville.
Arlington Square. Now'thru August 6th $500/
mo Call Adam @ 904-514-3134 4-26-4-3
May, June & July SUBLEASE
We will pay $200 on first months rent. Oxford
Manor on SW Archer Rd. Master BR w/BA
Beautiful Summer Sublease. 1BR/1BAAvail.
in 4BR/4BA. Close to campus. On bus route.
Pool, jacuzzi, basketball, gym. $375/mo.
Utils. & wireless incl. Call (305) 394-1459.
*May-Aug lease in Oxford Manor*
Quiet 2/2 unfurn. $829/mo + util.
New carpet, W/D appliances
Pets OK, gated, Bus # 1,12,35
Call Kristen @ 386-748-3909. 4-20-10-3
Sublease @.Santa Fe Pointe
3/3 in 4/4 May '06. Super clean, new carpet,
full fum. bull. close to pool, clubhouse, gym.
$415/mo. Save $35/mo. Evr. incl.305-965-
1663, 954-663-4224, 352-870-8125 4-26-
Female Sublease May to Aug. 1BR/1BA in a
3BR/3BA 2 story unit at the Laurels (upstairs
w/balcony) Extra clean! Price negotiable. All
utils incl. Call 386-454-1363, 352-262-7170.
WALK/BIKE TO UF! 1BR/BAAvail. May-Aug
in 2 BR/BA apt. fully fum all utils + internet
W/D DW incl. $450 OBO (352)-262-6824,
1 BR in 4BR/2BA house SW 12th St. Next
to campus. Great location. $350/mo. Contact
Erik 352-281-1337. 4-20-10-3
Steps from campus! 1BR in 3BR/2BA fur-
nished house, hardwood floors, outdoor
deck, appliances. $200/MO- negotiable May
-August 561-329-9027 4-19-8-3
No roommates for summer! $500/mo all incl.
part fum, 4 bus route at Brandywine lease
4,8 or 12 months. avail 5/10 to NS student.
Call Krista 352-359-2976 4-21-10-3
Windsor Hall 2 blocks to campus! Room in
coed building available May- August '06.
Furnished, fridge, microwave, cable, inter-
net, pool- GREAT ROOM! Call 561-312-4063
for information 4-21-10-3
Gainesville Place sublease May-Aug. 1/1 in
a 4/4. $350/mo includes utils, cable/interet,
furn. No roommates 321-624-7913, Laura
Summer sublease 3BR's in 3BR/3BA in
Stoneridge Apts. Close to UF & Butler Plaza.
Very spacious & only $360/mo + 1/4 utils.
Move-in dates & price flexible. Avail late
April-July 26. Call Jen 561-809-8933 4-
Summer Sublease Available!!!
Greewich Green Apts.
Male roommate needed. Furnished. Master
Bedroom. $351/mo with the first month
free!!! Please call (912) 658-0691 ASAP!!!
UNIVERSITY CLUB, May 6-Aug 8
330 OBO + Split utils, 1BD/1BR in 4BD/
4BR, Upstairs, unfurnished, W/D inc.,Email
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 813-340-3510.
Two rooms for rent for summer in 4/2 house
on NW 14th Ave. Fully furnished, 2 blocks
from 13th St. & bus stop, 1 mile from campus.
Nice area $200 + util 514-7289 4-18-5-3
Continued on next page.
Huge 2BR, 2 blocks N of UF. Airy, newly ren-
ovated, hardwood floors, W/D, ceiling fans.
Avail fall. $650-720/mo. Also 1 BR $400/mo.
Call 373-5295 4-26-9-2
Summer sublease.-1BR/1BA unfurnished.
Recenly remodeled. Next to pool. Walk to
campus & bars. 1518 NW 4th Ave. Apt F.
Please contact College Park Apts. 371-7777 -
TOP QUALITY, GREAT LOCATIONS.
Upscale 1 & 2BR apts 1 blk to campus N&E
side. Year leases avail beginning summer
or fall. No pets. K&M Properties 372-1509
SPACIOUS ROOMS IN GREAT LOCATION
Great For Students.
You must see this 6BR/3BA. Bike or walk
to campus. Call Eric for details 682-7424
APTS and HOMES for Rent
Visit our website at
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
1BR 1BAApts 1 BLKto UF
1236 SW 4th Ave $485/mo
Carpet, Central H &Air,
Laundry Facilities. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
Efficiency. Cottage across from
Stadium $475/mo Newly Remodeled,
Tile Floors, Full Kitchen, Bathroom
Screened Porch. 1806 1/2 NW 2nd Ave
Call Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-
3 BLKS TO UF!
1BR 1BAApt with extra room
1029 SW 3rd Avenue $485/mo
Carpet Central H &Air. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
1BR 1BAApt 1 BLKTO UF[
1218 SW 3rd Ave $425/mo
Carpet, Window AC, Nat Gas ht
Inclds Wtr, Swg, pst control. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
2BR 1BAApt 5 Bks to UF
840 Sq ft. $550/mo St Croix Apts
Central H &Air, Inclds Wtr, Swg, Pst Ctrl
& Garbage. 829 SW 5th Avenue
Call Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-
2BR 1BAApt 1BLKto UF!
1234 SW Ist Ave #B $600/mo
Central H &Air, Carpet. Call
Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 4-21-5-2
3-4BR Houses, 1-2BR apts. Spacious, ef-
ficient homes with updated kitchen, tiled
floors. Biking distance to campus. Large
fenced yard. Pet friendly. $475-1225/mo.
Nice 3BR/1BA NW home
w/great yard $900 monthly 352-318-3830
12,,ALLIGATOR N TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006
Male to sublease 1/1 in 4/4 at Gainesville
Place 5/5-8/9. Furnished everything includ-
ed, $375/mo. Email email@example.com or call
Juan at 850-339-6007 4-18-5-3
Gainesville Place sublease 1/1 in 4/4. W/D,
all utilities, cable + ethernet. $300 May-
August. Female: On busline Call 352-262-
UNIV COMMONS $270/MO
Furnished, own bathroom, one roommate.
May Aug. Call Tiffany. 352-871-8170 4-
Male @ Oxford Manor. 1BR/1BA in 3BR/
3BA. Furnished starting May thru August
7. $420/mo. Great amenities. Call Alex
Spacious 1BR/1BA in a 4BR/BA Apartment
in The Landings on SW 13th St. $360/mo
plus utilities. Call Scott at 352-514-4356.
Avail immediately. 4-25-10-3
1BR in' 4BR/4BA all included. $385/mo
fully furn. Call 941-661-7621 or email
Female sublet 1BR/1BA in 4BR/4BA
Lexington Crossing. $296/mo incl internet,
cable, W/D, All utilities. Fully furn. 2 quick
bus rts to campus. Avail May. Call Ashley
$376 1BR/share 1BA in 4BR/3BA Campus
Club Apts. Poolside building. June July,
Aug lease. Call 352-870-3234 or Email
firstname.lastname@example.org for further information
Ask for Jay. 4-26-11-3
1BR/1BA in Gainesville Place. Male room.
Lease is from May -Aug. $350/mo. Call 941-
Female @ Oxford Manor 1BR/1BA in 3BR/
3BA. Starting May, 1 mi from campus. $375/
mo w/utilties. Call Evelyn 352-256-02832 for
Summer sublease 1BR/1BA big apt @ The
Woods. May 1st July 31st. $430/mo. Close
to UF. Keep my deposit. Call David 352-337-
6616 or email@example.com 4-19-6-3
SBR/1 BA at The Laurels. May to Aug. $775
F.ice negotialbe. WID, wireless internet,
pool, Pets welcome. Call Rachel at 772-
Walk to campus. Sublease for summer
Windsor Hall furn, private bath, kitchenette. 1
or 2 students, M/F. We pay $625/mo will sub
for $425/mo. Call 239-571-5789 4-26-11-3
LUXURY APT GREAT PRICE!!!!!
Summer sublease large 1BR/1BA recently
refurbished. Short walk to campus. Pool,
W/D, DW, furn opt @ no extra cost. Call 352-
SUBLEASE FOR SUMMER
Directly Across 13th St. from UF
Own Room, Clean, Pool-front Apt
$399/mo Utilities/DSL/Cable Inci
firstname.lastname@example.org, 407-497-0371 4-18-5-3
Summer sublease 1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA
Live in the Laurels furn/unfurn, W/D, all utils
incl. $450/mo. Exclusive gated community.
Convenient location. Monitored alarm sys-
tem. Call Nic 317-698-4465 4-26-11-3
1BR/1BA Available for summer
.2 miles from UF off 16th Ave. $440/mo +
utilities. No roommates. 904-753-3622 4-
The Estates 1BR/1BA Available in 3BR/3BA
for Summer C. Two pools, on bus route, gat-
ed, quiet, gym, W/D, on 3rd floor, immaculate
condition new carpet & tile. $490/MO obo.
Sco~f 315-901-8311or Arielle 215-620-0034
1BR summer sublease Arlington Square full
amenities; next to Drangonfly & Starbucks
PH: 328-4189 ; Josh.email@example.com
Walk less than 1/2 mile to campus! Stay May
8th thru Aug. 18th. Pay for only 3 months.
$399/MO Incl. internet, cable, utils. Fully furn.
in 4BR/2BA. Huge backyard, wood floors.
Call Noel @ 3524375-4635 4-26-10-3
SUMMER sublease furnished
Negotiable price- cheap! 28th & Univeristy
TWO STORY BEDROOM w/private bath-
room, May- August. Two walk- in costs,
pool, W/D, cable, wireless internet, $360/MO
+ utils, Call Steve 407-340-8149 4-19-5-3
1BR/1BA apt. downtown-avail May-July,
$550/mo, utils incl, unfurn, May rent free,
walk to buses, Hippodrome, downtown
bars & restaurants. Call Kate 262-4876
BEAUTIFUL VICTORIA STATION
Summer sublease May Mid Aug 2BR/
2.5BA. Tile floor, W/D, free internet. $350/
each + utils OBO. 352-262-2439 4-19-5-3
$275/mo. 1 large BR in 3BR house near
'sorority row. Lots of space, huge yard, pets
ok, can furnish. Leave message at 850-228-
8122. Price negotiabe. 4-19-5-3
1BR/1BA in a 4BR/4BA Apartment; Fully
Furnished; Utilities Included; Wireless
Internet Included; Washer and Dryer; Cable
Included; Spacious & Luxurious. Living w/
Walk-In Closet; Located in a central loca-
tion to UF Campus. Summer Sublease for
only $300/MO. Sublease available >From.
May-July or May-August. Call 954-303-5175
Sublease 1BR in 2BR/1 BA May 1 to July 31.
Option to renew. Sun Key SW 16th Ave. Bus
#16. $200/mo + 1/2 elec. No Deposit! Call
Summer sublease @ Campus Club. May
- August. Only $330/mo. Furnished, all util
included. Call 954-234-7604 4-18-4-3
Summer sublease @ Lexington Crossing.
1/1 in a 3/3, fully furnished, util, pool, hi spd
internet, cable, $325/mo. Call Erica @ 904-
1BR apt in Frederick Gardens avail May 1.
Call Maryann at 386-747-7202 4-26-9-3
Summer sublease May August 1BR in
4BR/2BA at University Commons. $340/mo
utilities included. Furnished. Contact Andrew
ROYAL VILLAGE $300/MO
1BR in 4BR/2BA, poolview, May Aug. All
utils incl, female preferred. Ashley 763-300-
9763 firstname.lastname@example.org 4-18-3-3
ESTATES 1BR in 3/3 from May Aug.
Discounted at $400/mo OBO. Includes ev-
erything. Furn or Unfurn. Call Rob 352-665-
Summer sublease @ Campus Lodge. 1BR/
1BA in 2BR/2BA. Third floor, furnished, util,
cable, ethernet, and much more all inci.
Great View. $480/mo. Matt 954-591-2349
1 BLOCK BEHIND SWAMP
Looking Glass summer sublease. W/D, inter-
net etc, $450/mo 561-339-1219 4-26-9-3
WALK TO CLASS!
Looking Glass Apts. 1BR/1BA in 2BR/2BA.
W/D, internet included. $470/mo + utils. Call
Summer sublease May-July 31. $419/mo.
Studio behind Butler Plaza. Nice quaint apt.
near bus stop. Call 708-370-2002 or email at
Live on your own for the summer 1/1 on NW
4th Ave near stadium. Avail May 1st. $375/
mo. Call 321-354-4534 to see. Pets allowed!
Rent Negotiable. 4-20-4-3
SUBLEASE @ CAMPUS LODGE $375/mo
Utils, W/D units, cable, pool & gym inci.
email@example.com or call 850-217-
1 or 2 GUYS
House 1 mi from campus w/hottub. Must like
dogs. Call for details. Amy 352-262-3662 or
Katie 407-399-7877 4-20-5-4
200 STEPS to NORMAN HALL & 13th ST.
Avail May possible renew for fall. Central
H/A. Studio, tile floors. $350/mo. Great
Location. Call John 1-352-816-0303 4-26-
Male college roommate wanted to share
enormous 2BR/2BA on bus rte. Camelot
Apts. Pool, clubhouse, fully furn, no radon,
NS, $430/mo + 1/2 utils. Call Randy 561-
213-2899 or 561-866-7958 4-21-5-3
Female 1BR/1BA in 3/3 furnished, walk-
in closet, all util incl. May-Aug $480/mo,
Pay only June & July! 407-970-9072 or
Summer sublease @ Stoneridge. 1/1 in 4/4.
$400/mo all utils incl. Cable/Internet. Furn/
unfurn. Dates flexible. W/D & walk-in closet.
Girls only. Call 832-512-8252 4-21-5-3
1BR/share BA in 4BR/3BA Apt. .Campus
Club. Furnished. Incl Everything. May -Aug.
Pool, gym, bball & vball cts. Call Jon 407-
361-7541 $390/mo OBO. 5-18-10-3
** WITH A FRIEND**
for Summer @ The Courtyards. Walk to cam-
pus, furnished,utilities incl, pool. $360 each.
OBO. Call 786-317-0990 4-21-5-3
1BR in 2/1 avail Fall 1600 sq ft townhouse.
All incl rent furnished @ Courtyards $525/mo
female only. 300 ft to campus. Call 704-985-
2476 or firstname.lastname@example.org 4-21-5-3
1BR apt available May 7, Aug 20 big back
yard, quiet, furnished, nice. Cable internet
included. Very close to UF. $400. Call 352-
562-1424 Pets ok. 4-21-5-3
CAMPUS LODGE $375/mo
May-Aug, All util/cable incl, fully furn
w/private bath, ethernet, W/D, pool, gym,
tan beds, comp lab, 352-283-1773 or
CHEAP W/EVERYTHING INCLUDED
$340/mo OBO @ Spyglass for large
1BR/1BA in 3BR/3BA. Huge closet &
bathroom. Fully furn. Internet incl. Email:
e5 BLOCKS TO UF*
& bars. 1BR in 3BR/2BA. $310/mo.
Cable/wireless. NW 14th St. & 5th Ave.
Call 352-514-5548 4-21-5-3
3 MINS TO UF 1BR in 3BR only $300/mo +
utils. Spacious, furnished house with park-
ing, porch, yards, and more. On SW3rd Ave.
May 1 Aug 31 dates flexible. Call Amanda
at 850-591-5854 or email email@example.com
4BR/4BA apt $325/mo per BR, April has al-
ready been paid for. W/D, University Terrace.
Call 617-970-5400 4-19-3-3
1 BR/1BA in Tivoli Apt Avail from Apr 23 to
July 25. $345/mo on 13 bus, incl all utils,
cable, W/D; gym & pool free in Apt. Big
discount for rent will be given to early re-
sponse. Negotiable. Call 352-392-9285 or
Sublease May 7 Aug 7. Oxford Manor.
1/1 in a 3/3. Fully furnished;.cable, utilities
incl. $450 OBO. Call Kate at 312-718-7737
2 FEMALES NEED A 3rd
1 Block to UF. 1227 SW4th Ave, Apt 1. 1BR
in 3BR apt. $350/mo. Avail now for summer.
Call Richard 331-0590 or 514-5060 cell. 4-
Summer sublease @ Lexington 1BR/1BA
in 4BR/4BA. $450/mo. Avail May thruy Aug.
price negotiable!! Everything included. Call
727-776-3380 firstname.lastname@example.org 4-21-5-3
Live with your friends! 1 or 2BR summer sub-
lese available to females in Gainesville Place
Apts. All amenities and utilities included.
Great deal! 352-871-3649 4-26-8-3
University Commons $390/mo incl. utils. 1
or 2 rooms avail. Close to campus. Call
Whitney 239-470-1734 4-20-3-3
New 3 Story Townhouse 2BR/2BA avail in
a. 4BR/4.5BA from 5/12 to 7/31 1 blk from
campus. $900 per bdrm everything inc1. 407-
FREE MAY RENT @ Windsor Park Apts.
1BR/1BA in 3/3. May 6-Aug. All utilities and
W/D included. Pets OK. Call 352-682-6195
$296 at Greenwich Green
Female roommate wanted. 1BR in 3BR, W/
D, fully furnished. 321-626-3885 4-26-7-3
The Courtyards 1BR in 4BR apt. Walk to
campus, $375/mo fully furnished, all utils
+ internet incl. Call John 603-233-8140
UNIV HEIGHTS $319/MO
2 BR avail in 2/1. 1.5 blocks to campus fur-
nished. MAY-AUG. 301-221-7666
Huge 1 BR/1BA in 4BR @Stoneridge. Avail
May-July. $343/mo +utils. Male preferred.
Free wireless intemet. Gym, pool, W/D, ten-
nis. Call Alyssa @ 863-944-3320 4-20-3-3
Spacious 1BR/1BA located at 3461 SW 2nd
Ave. Walk to UF, minutes from Oaks Mall.
$415/mo w/partial repayment of deposit.
Call Jack at 281-7845 4-24-5-3
1BR/1BA in 4BR/4BA. W/D, cable, ethernet,
all utils incl. Negotiable. Call Mike 941-313-
Aug FREE. $375/mo negotiable. 1BR/1BA
in 4BR/4BA. Furnished May-Aug. Includes
EVERYTHING. Call Tiffany. 727-743-4150 or
May 10-Aug 10. Fully furnished 1/1 in 4/4
Gainesville Place. $400/mo. May and Aug
FREE! Call Oya 863-370-9601 4-20-3-3
**HISTORIC VICTORIAN HOUSE**
10 BIks to UF. Quaint 1BR/1BA apts. High
ceilings, wood floors, ceiling fans, AC/Ht.
$475/mo avail now Aug 1st. 225 SW 3rd
Ave. Some pets ok. 376-2184 4-26-23-3
ell Roommates 3
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Hidden Lake 374-3866
Female roommate for one/two female UF
students. Quiet. Responsible. 60 second
walk to UF. Old house charm with all ameni-
ties. Avail Now. $400 up. 352-538-2181.Lv
message. Private Owner 4-26-72-4
Female roommate wanted 2BR/2.5BA $465
+1/2 util./mo Cable/phone/HS int., AC, alarm,
DW, W/D, parking; pool, gym, bus stop, near
campus. Non-smoking 407-782-2105 4-
2 ROOMMATES WANTED
in 3/3 in rockwood Villas. $500/MO Available
now! Call Jen 954-295-9211 4-26-48-4
Available from Commercial News Providers"
TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006 ALLIGATOR, 13
FEMALE ROOMMATES WANTED. Fully
furn. new home. Close to UF, bus stops
nearby, huge pool & backyard. Wireless in-
ternet, HBO cable, sec. aim, util. incl. $500/
mo. Jacqueline 395-7462 or 941-780-3526
Avail May 2 rooms in large house, 1 blk from
18th & University. $300 + split util. Sec dep,
NS, no pets. Contact email@example.com
or leave message at.904-513-1431 4-26-
Available June 1. Large room. Hardwood firs.
w/pri BA. M/F, 5 mins. to UF. Sparkling home
in Kirkwood. 6-12 mo lease. W/D, nicely dec-
orated-new paint, furn./unfur. $425/mo +util.
352-375-6996 or 352-284-0979. 4-18-20-4
Summer lease. 2 rooms in 4BR/4BA condo.
W/D, pool, full kitchen, bus lines. Avail May
1-July 31. $325. John 786-436-1657
Roommate needed to share 2BR/2BA
Vintage View condo w/grad student. Quiet
and clean community. $495/mo includes all
utils., -wireless intemet & cable Call Matt
Need roommate to share 2BR/1BA condo
with yard & deck in nice residential area with
male grad student $400/MO- all util. incl.-
cable/int Ineal67@yahoo.com 309-868-2234
ENJOY A ROMANTIC OLD HOUSE
near library downtown. $285 $360/rm + util.
Free internet access. Short term. No pets.
No smoking. 378-1304 4-26-22-4
* PRIVATE AND LUXURIOUS *
2BR avail in 3/.25 spacious north Gainesville
home. $400 + 1/3 util each. Avail summer/
fall. 954-649-2690 4-26-20-4
al Roommates 1 9 1 Roommates j al Roommates
SHARE 2BR/2BA in Clayton Est. $200
N/R dep. $350/mo or $100/wk. Incl. util.
Handyman can work off portion. Need truck.
Small/caged pets ok. Police I.D. req. Only
interest need apply. Donna 331-2344. 4-
Roommate needed. 4014 NW 20th Terr.
$530/mo all incl. Summer lease Avail. Great
house. Won't last. Call Loypa at 786-295-
1BR in a 3BR/2BA house in Northwood
Oaks. Fully fum. Hi spd wireless intemet,
cable, local phone, W/D, Ig yard, pvt parking.
15 min. from UF. Off bus route $400/mo +
utils. Avail immediately. Call 352-283-2005.
1BR avail in charming ..3R house in NW
Gainesville, near Ward's Grocery. Quiet
neighborhood, W/D, cable, intemet. Prefer
professional/ serious student. $275/mo + 1/3
util. No lease. Avail May 1. Call 338-2086.
Female roommate for 3BR/2BA house on
36th & Univ. Avail. May $360/mo. Call Katie
@ 352-514-5985. 4-26-16-4
Share 3BR/2BA 1550 sq. ft. townhome. pvt.
BA. Located off Newberry by mall. Modern
updated. New furn. W/D, hi-spd, internet, ca-
ble, phone & all utils. incl. $480/MO Female
only Call Helena @ 727-501-5191 4-26-15-4
** FEMALE ROOMMATES WANTED **
To Share NEW 4BR/4BA CONDO.
Fully furnished common area.
Sorority Row area/ WALK TO UF
$495/mo 407-432-0911. 4-26-14-4
Available from Commercial News Providers"
I I I I I I I
Female student to join 2 females for own BR
in attractive 3BR house near NW 8th Ave, 3
mi. from UF on bus rte. #43, tile hardwood,
$275/mo + 1/3 GRU & HSintemet-digital
cable Avail 5/1, 381-5597 or 332-3852. 4-
$250 room for rent. Close to UF. Cool
house. Great student roommates. Flexible
lease. Easy move in costs. 941-870-3425
Need a female roommate for a 1BR/1BA in
3/3 condo in Rockwood Villas. 2 mi from
campus, on UF bus route. Cable, internet.
$450/mo, incl utils. 407-365-7620 or 407-
F vet student seeking NS roommate. Share
2BR/1.5BA condo. Hi-spd wireless intemet,
local phone, security alarm, W/D incl. 2 mi.
from UF & 1-75. Bus stop in front of complex.
pets welcome. I have 2 cats. $400/mo + 1/2
utils.'Avail 6/1. Call Melissa 813-453-8326
2 females looking for tidy female. Casablanca
West. 2 mi from UF. Close bus stop. $475/mo
incl util. No smoking or pets. 352-846-8168
or 561-329-7231 4-20-7-4.
ROOMMATE NEEDED TO SHARE A 3
BR/2 BA HOME NEAR NW 8TH AVE. &
34TH STREET; LOCATION CONVEINENT
TO BUS LINES & UF CAMPUS; BEGIN
8/2006; MUST BE A STUDENT; WASHER/
DRYER, INTERNET; $325/MO. + UTIL.;12
MO. LEASE; 1st & LAST + $100 DEP.CALL
ROSS @ 904-703-6896 OR PHIL @ 904-
$300-$325/mo. Super close to campus + on
bus route. Walk-in closets, central heat & air,
washer & dryer, very nice & great deal! 870-
0904 or 318-4553 4-18-8-4
** FEMALE ROOMMATE SEEKING
THE SAME ASAP! ** Private BR/BA in a
2BR/2BA apt. Fully furnished in University
Commons West. Avail now through August
$375/MO 352-258-1184 4-26-10-4
Male Roommates Needed
4BR/2BA- on the comer of 34th and
University. Close to Campus. $350 + utili-
ties!! WOW.! Call David @ 954-817-9101 or
email David@bankonit.com 4-26-9-4
3BR/2BA house, prefer a female roommate.
Fully furn house w/option to furnish room. 10
min to UF. SW neighborhood. Pool, satellite,
internet, good for grad students. $475/mo,
incl utils. Avail July 772-201-9933 4-26-9-4
BR for rent. Duplex in residential NW 10 min
to UF. Female needed. $375/mo. Available
now. Pets. Deposits. firstname.lastname@example.org 407-
808-4361 Iv msg.. 4-20-5-4
2 female roommates looking for M/F to share
3BR/3BA condo. 1 mi from campus w/bus
route. $275/mo + 1/3 util. Please call 352-
BR/pvt BA conv loc, quiet, park-side NE
Gville home. Seek serious F student, NS,
mature, responsible, quiet, clean. No pets.
Easy bike/drive to UF/dotwn. Furn if need
$500/mo incl utils & HS net. Mary 378-3098.
Dental student has 2BRs avail in 3BR/2.5BA
townhouse. $290-340/mo + split utils. 2.5
mi from UF. Great bus route. W/D in unit.
Comon area furnished. High speed wireless
internet. Poolview. Makaela 239-821-2654
M/F, NS, prof/grad student needed for 2BR/
2BA apt. in the Laurels. Dogs ok. Rent nego-
tiable. Call Josh 352-359-3936 4-26-8-4
Cheerful 3BR house near campus w/wooden
floors ROOM available female wanted -
share w/2 fem. students. $320/mo 374-8299.
3436 NW 7th Ave. 4-26-8-4
Roommate needed! Center Ct. Apts. $350/
mo + utilities. 10 min walk from UF. Call
ASAP! 561-307-4336 4-21-5-4
Huge home needs 2 roommates. Reg
or master BR. Quiet area, W/D, hi-spd,
den, fam room, bar area, yard serv., near
UF, 2 bus rts. -$400 + util. 335-4533;
S email@example.com 4-26-8-4
Roommate wanted for Lrg 2Stry house on
NW side. $450 incl. everything. Musical/
Artistic/Groovy people pref. Call Ricky
407-616-5544 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check it out! 4-26-7-4
1 NS F needed for 4BR/2BA house
in Northwood Pines No pets. Avail
immed. $350/mo +1/4 utils. Contact
email@example.com or call 352-384-3905
Dedicated student to share 2BR/2BA town-
house. Large BR, huge living space, pool,
fireplace. Cable TV, wireless, W/D, utilities
incl. Must be neat & responsible. $450/mo
352-376-9756. Mwsoto@ufl.edu 5-30-12-4
l Real Estate
Sell your house, condo, acreage, mobile
home and much more in the ALLIGATOR
CLASSIFIEDS! Reach over 24,000 possible
buyers! Mastercard and Visa accepted over
the phone. Please Call 373-Find
Quad-, Tri-, or Duplex w/pvt parking, extra
land, 60 sec walk to UF. Exc cond. House
3/4BR, 2BA, wd firs, covered prch, concrete
patio, garage/work-shop. Pvt Owner. 352-
538-2181 Iv mssg 4-26-72-5
NEW PRE-CONSTRUCTION AND
EXISTING CONDOS NEAR UF
AT AFFORDABLE PRICES Visit
www.mattpricerealtor.com or call Today
Matt Price 352-281-3551 Campus Realty
*NEW JACKSON SQUARE*
Spectacular university views. Walk to UF &
the stadium. Classic New Orleans appeal
with state-of-the-art luxury. Reserve today.
52 units available. Starting in mid-200's.
Call Eric Wild 870-9453
Great homes close to UF
STOP Renting. Buy now.
FREE LIST OF HOMES
Campus Realty Group 4-26-72-5
Hot Student Condos Near UF
Save Thousands When You Buy Now
FREE LIST OF UF CONDOS
Campus Realty Group 4-26-52-5
S2 4BR/4BA's FOR SALE BY OWNER.
Countryside and University Terrace.
Near pool. Great location. On bus line.
2 miles from campus 407-620-1555
LOOKING TO BUYA CONDO?
Do your homework; check out:
One stop shop with direct links to sites.
Fast, Free, & Easy. LOOK HERE FIRST.
INCREDIBLE LOCATION! Summit House
Condos, newly renovated 1 and 2 BR units
starting at $99,900 (as-is at $86,900). Steps
away from Shands, VA, Dental, Vet. Med,
Health Sci., etc. & heart of UF. $3,000
Closing Cost Credit w/ Preferred Lenders.
Call Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors
at 352-372-5375 or at onsite office 352-376-
Magnolia Place: 1,2 & 3 bedroom luxury
townhomes. Within a gated community in
the heart of NW Gainesville. Bordered by
wild wetlands and nature preserve. Variety
of floor plans and sizes available priced
from $149,700 to the low $200,000's. Seller
pays $8000 in Closing Costs, Upgrades and
Bonuses! Contact Coldwell Banker M.M.
Parrish Realtors at 352-372-5375 or at onsite
office 352-377-4977. 4-26-28-5
HI Real Estate
3/2 home in NW Gainesville neighborhood.
Great condition w/1 car garage and fenced
yard. Convenient to UF/Shands. $167,000.
Please call for Appt. 352-373-8176. 4-18-
View 50+ DIFFERENT CONDOS NEAR UF
Online at www.ufcondominiums.com.
1 new listing 3 blocks from UF at
835 SW 9th St. Call Eric Leightman
with Action Real Estate 352-219-2879
2BR/2BA CONDO for JUST **$135k**
Right off Archer Road at University :-
Commons West. View TODAY. Call
Eric Leightman with Action Real Estate
Graduating? Need to sell your house or
condo? Call Kate today! Recent UF grad,
student housing specialist. Kate Wallis, ERA
Trend Realty, 359-1112. 4-26-26-5
Tired of renting? Why waste $$ on an apt.?
Invest in a home of your own! Call Kate
Wallis, ERA Trena Realty, 359-1112. Seller
Pays commission! 26-26-5
5506 SW 17th Ct.
4/2, FL Rm w/Wet Bar
New Septic System $259,900
386-462-5653 or 386-462-5400 4-21-20-5
'" '" I J ;*." L.
Enjoy your own private patio in a Completely
Renovated 1, 2, or 3 bedroom Cazabella
condo across 34th St from UF campus. Walk,
bike or bus to any part of campus within min-
utes. Prices starting in the low $100,000's.
For more info visit www.Cazabella.com
or contact Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish
Realtors (352-373-3583), Becky Cato (352-
665-0562) or Cindy Birk (352-871-2475).
4/4 Condo @ Countryside. Fully furnished,
rented, & appliances. POOL VIEW in $190s.
Call SIDNEY 770-851-1292. 4-26-21*
2BR/2.5BA townhouse in Fox Moor be-
hind UF Hilton off of SW 34th St. See:
fsboingainesville.com/60228 for more info.
$137,500. Call 352-494-9987 4-26-11-5
Unit for sale @ Countryside Only $188,500
Complex includes pool, gym, v-ball & b-ball
courts. Must see! Call Cesar 352-870-8459
REALTOR w/ ERATrend Realty 4-26-10-5
Close to UF & Shands $80,000
WALK TO UF LAW SCHOOL 4BR/2BA
fully renovated house, 1310 sq ft. brand
new kitchen & BA, wd firs, new water heater
20x40 deck in back yard. Call Marc J. Nakleh,
Campus Realty. 352-235-1576 4-26-8-5
Stunning 2 BR/1.5 BA condo. New tile,
carpet,. and paint. Minutes to UF, shop-
ping, 1-75, and on the bus route. Priced at
$119,000. Call American Dreams Realty,
LLC at (352) 338-7505 4-26-8-5
A place to build your dream home. This 4.39
acre lot has endless potential. Low taxes &
minutes to Gainesville. Priced at $110,000.
Call American Dreams Realty, LLC at (352)
Be marveled by this 2 BR/1.5 BA, condo.
Equipped with corner fireplace, a screened
in porch, simulated wood floors, & alarm
system. Priced at $121,900. Call American
Dreams Realty, LLC (352) 338-7505 4-26-
This 3BR/2BA split-plan home located in the
Orlando area. A must see. Home is close
to shopping and zoned for GREAT schools.
Priced at $324,900. Call American Dreams
Realty,LLC (352) 338-7543 4-26-8-5
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14,-ALLIGATOR 0 TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006
BED-Queen, orthopedic, extra thick, pillow-
top, mattress & box. Name brand, new, still
in plastic. Sacrifice $110. Call 352-372-7490
BED FULL SIZE ORTHOPEDIC Pillow-top
mattress & box. New, unused, still in plastic
w/warranty. Can deliver. Sacrifice $75. Call
MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $2300. Sacrifice
$550 352-372-7490 4-26-72-6
BED King Pillowtop mattress & box springs.
Orthopedic rated. Name brand, new, never
been used, in plastic with warranty. Sell
$170. Call 352-372-8588 Can deliver. 4-
CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $550 352-333-7516
Sofa $175 Brand new inpkg 333-7516
BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail cost. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1400
(352) 372-7490 4-26-72-6
SOFA & L9VESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
DINING ROOM Beautiful cherry set w/table,
6 Chippendale chairs, hutch & buffet. New,
still in boxes. Retail $5200, sacrifice $1100.
Must sell. Can deliver. 352-372-8588 4-26-
FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $140 332-9899
DINETTE SET 5pc $85 Brand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 4-26-72-6
Beds, Futons, Furniture, King Sealy sets
$299; new sofas for $299; oak futons $169;
sofa & loveseat $399; dinettes, desks, all
on sale *New Location* 140 NW 6th St
Morrells Furniture Outlet. 352-378-3400
BRAND NEW FURNITURE -
M0 IShop On-line****
5pc. Bedroom Sets $495
And Much More! Delivered to your door!
www.gowfb.com Check it out!
Or call (352) 376-1600 4-26-72-6
Bed All New Queen orthopedic pillow-top
mattress & box set. Still in plastic with war-
ranty. Can Deliver. $130 (352) 264-9799
Bed $100 All New Full size orthopedic mat-
tress set. Brand new, still in plastic, w/ war-
ranty. Can Deliver.352-376-1600 4-26-72-6
BEDROOM SET $395 BRAND NEW! Still
in boxes! HB, 2NS, Dresser, Mirror...chest
avail. Must see to appreciate! Can Deliver
Dinette Set $125 Brand New 5 pc set in
box, never used! Can Deliver 494-0333
Sofa $225 BRAND NEWI MICROFIBER!
Still in package! Will sell with loveseat $395
for set! Can Del. 376-1600
FUTON-$80- BRAND NEW Futon mattress,
still in package! Sold with oak Futon, both
for $160. Can Deliver 352-494-0333 4-
Pool Table Gorgeous 8' All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved
legs. Br. New still in crate. Cost $4,500. Sell
$1,350. Can Deliver. 264-9799 4-26-72-6
Hot Tub/Spa $1795.00 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cup-holders, 110v en-
ergy efficient with warranty. Free Delivery.
**BEDS ALL BRAND NEW"*
**Full $80 Queen $100 King $170**
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516.
BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$100 352-377-9846. 4-26-72-6
Bed-All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $170 352-333-7516.
Bedroom Set- $300 BRAND NEW. Still
in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard, 2
Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 4-26-72-6
FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $140. All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 4-26-72-6
Pool Table Gorgeous 8" All wood table.
Leather pockets, Italian 1" slate, carved legs.
Brand new still in crate. MUST SELL Retail
$5500. Sell $950. Can deliver 352-377-9846
Hot Tub/Spa $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 4-26-72-6
Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New, in plastic, warr. Can del. $80 317-4031
Sofa $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still in
pkg. Can del 352-333-7516
FUTONS BEDS FURNITURE
LOW PRICES & LARGE SELECTION
Dumas Discount 371-4422 1201 E. Univ. Av.
New 0 Used 0 Buy Sell 4-26-72-6
BED SETS CLOSEOUTS
Sealed in plastic Twin sets $89. Full sets
$129. Queen sets $149. King sets $189. 352-
376-0953 or 352-378-6005 4-26-63-6
MEMORY FOAM- Same as Temperpedic
Save 50% & more. Other closeouts. Twin
sets $89. Full sets $129. Queen sets $149.
King sets $189. Student discounts apply.
4370 SW 20th Ave. 376-0953 We Deliver!
*Beds OFull mattress & boxspring sets $49
Queen sets $89 OSingle sets$39 *King
sets $99 Ofrom estate sale. 376-0939/378-
6005 Call-A-Mattress 4370 SW 20th Ave.
25" color TV $55 dining table & 4 chairs $85.
window A/C 6000 BTU. $60, queen bed $60.
Large dresser w/mirror nice $90. Snapper
self propelled mower $85. 500 LP records
$90. Port sewing mach $45. 335-5326 4-
* BEDROOM SET- solid oak $400
* BAM SKATEBOARD $60
S12 gal SHOPVAC $40.
MUCH MORE. Call JP 941-284-2709 4-
APT FURNITURE FOR SALE
Sectional, dining room set, bedroom set, end
tables, etc. Prices starting @ $15. Call 352-
Marble Slate Pool Table
Full size $400. Call 352-219-2435 4-18-5-6
Black w/wood (good condition). Thick mat -
$200 OBO. Cal813-205-6926 4-19-5-6
36" JVC TELEVISION
(good condition) $200 OBO w/stand
54"x24"x25" $300 OBO. Call 813-205-6926
STACKABLE WASHER & DRYER.
Dependable, time-saving and soon to be
your best friend! 6' x 2' x 80" deep, white,
good cond. $200 OBO. Heidi 813-841-4436
* FUTON $100/OBO
* POOLTABLE $250/OBO
Fairly new; good condition. Contact Daniella
@ 262-7523 4-20-5-6
Glass top dining room table & 2 chairs $80, 2
matching glass top end tables $25, matching
coffee table $30, black entertainment center
$20, 25" color TV $40, light gray couch $75,
brown 2 pc dresser.set/mirror $30, 316-5334
Standard size. Classic look, light wood.
Excellent condition. Paid $575. Will take
$375 OBO. 941-726-3514 4-24-5-6
CASH PAID For Laptops
Power Supplies & Drives.
Joel www.pcrecycle.biz 9-4-72-7
-Computer/ laptop repair
-Virus, spyware, hardware
-Fix it for $44!!
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House/Dorm 59 min response. No waiting/
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ID. Certified MCSE Technicians. 333-8404.
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Experienced specialist W/A+ cert. will fix
your computer off/onsite at great rates. Call
359-1862 or visit www.floridatechdiva.com
for rates. 4-20-5-7
In the market for a new set of wheels or just
looking to add a second to that collection?
Want personalized handlebars or a fitted
seat? Check in the Alligator Classifieds
HYBRID BIKE FOR SALE
Trek Bontrager 7300 FC. Comfortable, easy
commuting. Ridden less than 100 miles, like
new. $300. Call 352-284-0510. 4-20-10-9
*1 For Sale
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 4-26-72-10
BOOKS FOR SALE
Thousands of books in all categories. Call for
directions to our warehouse. (352) 378-6370.
BAR FOR SALE!
Custom UF Gators bar for sale. Perfect for
college students! $500 OBO 850-865-3231
Ask for Kevin 4-26-10-10
BOOKS BY BOB BRACKIN
Visit my website
(good condition) includes: bench (incline,
decline); bar (551b); weight set w/holder: 2
each (45, 35, 25, 10, 2.5-3, 51b) $400/OBO.
Call 813-205-6926 4-19-5-10
+free tie $159.40/42 L, 34/36"W, 30" inseam.
Polo, St. Laurent + more! Orig. $300 -$500
now $159 CREDIT or CASH. 352-219-8560
0 1 Furnishings -1 f 1 For Sale
M ed ^ 4-26-72-12
SMotorcycles, Mopeds 4-26-72-12
$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS!
** SCOOTERS ** HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
RPM MOTORCYCLES INC For listings 800-749-8116 ext 4622 4-26-
QA lc CC \I(r:: DADITQ 72-12
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
534 SW 4th Ave. Largest Selection of
E-bikes, Scooters, Accessories and more!!
Best Prices and Customer Service!!
Scooters from $699. Largest selection
KYMCO, Vento, Hyosung, Keen & many
others. Financing avail. 3550 SW 34th St.
338-8450 solanocycle.com 4-26-72-11
*NEW SCOOTERS 4 LESS*
Owned by Gator grads. 1901 NW 67 PI
Best prices in Gainesville. Will beat all Gville
competitor's prices on similar models. 4-
***GatorMoto*** Our new state of the
art facility is now open! We will repair any
brand of scooter and we have some of the
cheapest labor rates around! Pick up/dropoff
available. 6921 NW 22nd St. 376-6275
**CASH PAID for MOTORCYCLES **
SCOOTERS, in ANY condition new or used.
Running or not. Titles or not. Prompt pick up
Call ANYTIME: 352-441-0442
Please leave a messge.
2003 Kawasaki 2 1000 Streetfighter. 130 hp
runs perfect many extras. Clean title. Black
on red. Will go fast at $3500. Call Jesse 352-
256-5877 for more info. 4-18-5-11
1997 CBR 600 F3
Black/orange. Must sell $3900/OBO. Call
727-742-9001. Leave message. 15K. 4-
Scooter For Sale
2005Tuohe only 19 mi. $1200/obo. Contact
Michelle 407-451-0364 4-26-7-11
FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CAR*
*Running or not!*
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students
*Call Don @ 215-7987 4-26-72-12
BEST CARS LOWEST PRICES
WE BUY CARS
SUN CITY AUTO
Test drive any vehicle and
*GETA 3 DAY, 2 NIGHT VACATION*
Ask for details 338-1999 4-26-62-12
1996 DODGE NEON
Black w/grey interior. 90K great car for
college student $1,500/OBO Call 727-742-
9001 MUST SELL! 4-21-7-12
2001 Toyota Corrolla. 52k miles. Air bag.
A/C. Power steering. Cruise control. Front
tilt. Power windows. AM/FM with CD player.
Power door lock. Power mirrors. Excellent
conditions $8700 352-328-6372 4-26-10-
THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
NEEDS VOLUNTEER DRIVERS
Transport patients to/from treatments
Must have valid driver's license,
safe driving record & attend training session.
Call 352-376-6866 ext 114 for more info.
Gardening Companion, wanted for blind lady
on Saturday mornings would need transpor-
tation to go to Angel Gardens hopefully living
in the Tower Road area. Call 352-219-6948
On going volunteer needed: Blind lady need
trans on Sundays only to Mass @ Queen
of Peace Catholic Church or St. Augustine
Catholic Church. For more info. call 219-6948
I live in the Tower Rd. area 4-26-68-13
LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS:
* Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings
* ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade *
OZZIE'S FINE JEWELRY 373-9243. 4-26-
The Alachua County Crisis Center is seeking
volunteers to become Crisis Line Counselors.
Sixty hours of in-depth training are provided.
This is an opportunity to impact the lives
of fellow community members and to gain
life-enhancing communication skills. The
next training class begins Saturday, May 20,
2006. Please contact Dana Myers at 264-
6779 or visit http://crisiscenter.alachua.fl.us
for more information. 5-18-14-13
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CARS -CARS Buy*SellTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
For CARS, TRUCKS & MOTORCYCLES
Buy, Sell or Trade 1992 & up only
Call Ray 352-284-8619
OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
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the Alligator. 1105 W. University Avenue, to
fill out an application and a class schedule
by April 21, 2006. We will contact you for an
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Animal Care Tech looking for hard working
person to work w/ reptiles & rodents. Will
train, PT to start with more hrs possible. Start
at $6.50/hr. Flex hrs. Please call 495-9024
between 9-4 M-F. 4-26-72-14
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pace. Everything you need to be a CNA and
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to sell deliver and
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Call (352) 372-STOP
Phone survey interviewers wanted. Start
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Sales and IT needed for various positions.
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Call 1-800-585-9024 ext 6254
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We need Paid Survey Takers in Gainesville.
100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys.
$7.50/hr ($8 Bi-lingual) + BONUS
Apply @ UF Survey Research Center
M-F 9am-9pm 408 W University Ave.
Suite 106, Tel. 392-2908 x105
Must work eve/wknd
$10 15/Hour DRIVERS
$6.15 $7.15/Hour INSIDERS
Apply online at www.gatordominos.com
Or at any of the 6 locations. 4-26-72-14
GATOR DOMINO'S is now hiring delivery ex-
perts & outgoing, friendly customer svc reps.
Apply online or at our Jonesville location at
14300 W. Newberry Rd. No exp necessary.
Will train the right people! 333-3333 4-
$100 EACH NIGHT Guaranteed
13th St. or University Ave Domino's now hir-
ing 10 drivers. Closing drivers earn $100 to
$125 each night. Apply @ 3311 W.University.
377-4992. or 2106 SW 13th St. 373-2337
*Room and Board Included
Get Paid to Play!
The Florida Elks Youth Camp (FEYC) needs
male and female Summer Camp Counselors
ages 18 and up. FEYC is an overnight camp
located off of Highway 450 in Umatilla, FL
The camp runs June 5-July22 Please contact
Krys Ragland at 1-800-523-1673 ext 251 or
352-669-9443 ext 251 4-26-72-14
Earn between $14-$20/hr! Make your
own schedule. Fun environment, great op-
portunity. For info contact Julian 379-3663
MARIO & LUIGI'S PIZZA Now hiring
Flyer Distributors $7.50/hr, Drivers $10-
12/hr, Pizzamakers $7/hr Apply at 3458 W.
University Ave. Call 376-6433 or 871-3368
Call center needs experienced telephone
agents for all shifts 24 hours 1830 NE 2nd St.
Apply in person M-F 9am-4pm 4-26-71-14
FREELANCE ONLINE TUTORS WANTED
Work from the convenience of your loca-
tion. Brainfuse is provider of supplemental
services to US students grade 3-12. Send
resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org *Bilingual
Near everywee ym want W hbe
Leasing Consultant, PT
Sales & customer service exp.
Flexible hours, Great pay
& Dynamic Co.
400 counselors & instuctors needed!
Co-ed summer camps in Poconos, PA.
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Apply @ www.lohikan.com or call
COUNSELORS Camp Wekiza, Wekiza
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Environmental Summer Camp. Orientation
6/6-9. Boys' camp 6/10-24. Girls' camp 6/24-
7/22. Contact email@example.com
Earn up to $12/hr. ALSO KITCHEN HELP
$6.50/hr. Call California Chicken Grill 378-
GREAT PAY FOR THOSE WHO STAY! Park
Place Car Wash is looking for hard workers
for all positions. Cashiers (fullday availability)
& line workers (AM 8:30-1 & PM 12-6 shifts
avail) 15-40hrs-your choice. Great work envi-
ronment. Apply in person. 7404 NW4th Blvd.
Across from Home Depot. No calls please
HELP WANTED- Valid driver's license re-
quired. Local moving and storage company.
Apply at 505 NW 53rd Ave. Gainesville 374-
TCG Phone Reps needed ASAP
evenings and Wkends. Must be articulate
and reliable 371-5888 ext 111 or 4112 NW
22nd Dr. 5-30-31-14
Childcare provider starting May. Afterschool
pick-up. Full time from June to Aug. Must be
energetic, great attitude & enjoy children.
Required: non-smoker, swimmer & outdoor
activities. Please call 317-0625 to discuss
details. Job location near Haile Plantation.
Web Programming Contractor -
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Camp Counselors needed for great over-
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Gain valuable experience while working with
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course, nature, and much more. Office &
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HIRING LIFEGUARDS at $7.25/hr,
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Call 352-393-8358 for more information and
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LANDSCAPERS NEEDED FT/PT
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Part time lab techs needed for routine
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Camp counselors, lifeguards (will train),
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Now hiring servers, food-runners, drivers.
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Hiring Camp Counselors!make a difference
in someones life. Residential counselors
needed, salary, room/board. Apply today &
start on May 21. Download an application
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Start Now/ May/ Fall
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PT NANNY NEEDED
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5 Jobs Now
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Flexible daytime hours.
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5pm and 7pm on Tuesdays & Thursdays,
or send resume to
Earn money for the beach this summer.
Engineering Intern PT for Oral Care
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Optional FT summer. Must be dependable.
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Sun Country Sports is hiring at both locations.
Rock Wall manager, gymnastics coaches,
office staff & summer camp counselors.
Download app atwww.suncountrysports.com
Bring to either location. 4-24-10-14
Busy dealership is in need of a positive &
friendly individual as our PT receptionist for
weekends & evenings. Apply in person at
Gainesville Ford. 4-26-11-14
SWIM LESSON INSTUCTORS
needed for summer. Call Jill @ 335-0518
Help wanted. Apply in person.
ManCino;s Pizzas & Grinders.
5717 SWTower Rd. 4-25-10-14-
Evening hours. Own car. Apply in person
between 2 & 5 pm NAPOLATANOS 606 NW
75th St. 4-18-5-14
Reliable. Evening hours. Apply in person
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75th St. 4-18-5-14
Applicants needed ASAP.
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Light duty manufacturing. 4-18-5-14
Summer Positions Available. Assistant
teachers to work in downtown Christian
Preschool summer program. Exp w/young
children required. Begins May 1. Call 376-
Clubhouse Grill Hire waitstaff & kitchen staff
Both day & night shifts. Accepting applica-
tions between 2-4pm weekdays. 5112 NW
34th St. Across from YMCA 4-25-10-14
COLD STONE CREAMERY of Gainesville
is hiring a General Manager. Competitive
salary, bonus, benefits & vacation. Email
resume to ColdStone@GatorZone.com.
Now Hiring! Earn $600-$1200 weekly work-
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for free! Fee required. 1-800-758-4129 4-
Gainesville's Newest Record company wants
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Please call (352)-395-1335 4-19-5-14
Farahs on the avenue NOW HIRING FT/PT
waitrons. Experience a must. Apply Monday
- Thursday 2-4PM 1120 West University Ave.
NO CALLS 4-19-5-14
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BEAT THE HEAT!!!
In the Mountains of North Carolina, work
outside wlkids! Good role models wanted
Bright, enthusiastic, industrious workers
wanted for toy/gift store. FT/PT. Must be able
to work weekends, breaks, and holidays.
Stop by for an application 1510 NW 13th
UF Bookstores Now Hiring:
SBuy. Back personnel
Apply in person at the University of Florida
Bookstore located in the UF Welcome Center
on Campus 4-18-4-14
Part-time nanny needed for two children
in our home. Tuesday and Thursday.
Transportation needed. Please call Traci @
FT/PT needed for a busy multi-doctor hospi-
tal. Apply in person 229 NW 75th St. or fac
OPUS CAFE COFFEE BAR
Work at a fast paced coffee bar near cam-
pus. Searching for dependable students
to work between 18-24hrs/wk. Morning &
afternoon weekday shifts available. Call
Tim @ 352-376-4823 for more information
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products and branded apparel is seeking
full time and or part time sales support and
an administrative support person to start
immediately. ProGifts offers flexible hours,
competitive wages and an energetic work
environment. Please fax resume to 352-332-
8252. For more information visit us online at
www.progifts.com/jobs.php or call us at 352-
The UF Teaching Center is accepting ap-
plications for Business, Engineering, Math,
Physics & Science tutors. Call 392-2010 or
apply online at www.teachingcenter.ufl.edu.
SALES HELP WANTED
to sell ladies swimwear. FT/PT. Apply Swim &
Ski Country. 378-8751 4-19-5-14
THE BEST SUMMERJOB EVER!
CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE
Fast-paced call center seeks enthusiastic
team players. Flexible hours! Apply in person
M-F, 9am-4pm: 1830 NE 2nd St. 8-16-29-14
Childcare needed for 8 & 9 year olds in Haile.
Mid-May to Aug. Monday & Thursdays 7am-
6pm. Fridays-alternating 7:30pm-lpm or 11:
30am-5pm. Must have reliable transportation
for driving children to activities. 372-5196
SCHOOL BOARD OF ALACHUA COUNTY
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM AT VARIOUS
Interviewing NOW for jobs beginning August
10th. Leave for the summer knowing you
have a job when you return in the Fall.
ACTIVITY LEADERS $10/HR Bachelor's
desired or successful experience working
AIDE 1-$7.84/hr HS or equiv. Min. 3 yrs.
Exp. As teacher aide or equiv. Combo of
training & exp. working with children.
DRUG TESTING REQUIRED -
Call at 955-7766 for information or pick up
appliCation @ 620 E. Univ. Ave (School
Board of Alachua County) 4-21-6-14
Have the summer of a lifetime. Join us at
Camp Laurel South, a premier summer camp
in Maine. Our Winter Office is in Gainesvile.
We're looking for GATORS-to be counselors,
instructors in tennis, basketball, piano ac-
compianist, gymnastics and more. Top fa-
cilities in a family atmosphere. Exc salaries/
amenities. We support internships! Call
331-4600 or visit www.camplaurelsouth.com
No experience necessary. No weekends.
Excellent pay. Call 378-8252 4-26-9-14
FISH LOVERS .WANTED -
Sales rep for modern fish-only pet store.
On job training
* Flexible 20+ hrs
* Career opp right individual
Strong communication skills
* Positive attitude, enthusiasm
* Problem solving skills
* Fish identification & compatibility.
Brief resume to: Karen @ Aquatropics, 2100
SW 34th St. 5-25-13-14
PT Admin Asst needed for Florida Park
Service District office. Position involves
record keeping, data entry, grant research,
coord of volunteer & not-for-profit program.
Fax resume: Brenna Oldham 352-955-2139
Spanish-speaking professional with excel-
lent phone skills for online jewelry sales. Call
224-1857 between 1:00-3:00, M-F only. Or
fax resume to 377-0488. 4-26-9-14
SECRETARY needed Gatorfood.com is
looking for personable, responsible, enthusi-
astic, fun people. Must be available to work
summer & weekends. Customer svc exp
helpful. For more info call Meghan 379-3663
VOO DOO RESTAURANT & LOUNGE
Now hiring Servers & Dishwasher. Apply
within Tues Fri 6pm 7pm. 112 S. Main
Asst Managers; Pizza Makers, Drivers &
Night Sales. Apply within 1710 SW 13th St.
for busy Dental Office. Room for advance--
ment. Fax resume 375-4268 4-21-6-14
Great opportunity for psych, sp-ed, or ap-
plied behavior majors. Gain experience
w/autism intervention with 20 year old. One
year commitment. Contact for hours & pay
detail 256-2002. Fax resume 375-4268 4-
SERVERS & DISHWASHERS WANTED
MANUEL'S VINTAGE ROOM
Searching for professionals who need a flex
sched great $$ and a fun atmosphere.
CALL MANUEL @ 317-7050 4-18-3-14
is looking for sales/customer service staff.
Please email your resume to and availability
to firstname.lastname@example.org 4-20-5-14
PREMIER PRODUCTIONS is looking for
interns for summer A, B, & C. Finance,
PR, Mktg, Adv, Business. Send resume &
availability to email@example.com
Nanny needed for children & household du-
ties PT during the school year & full time dur-
ing the summer. Must be reliable, honest &
flexible. Prefer NS & one who enjoys outside
activities w/children. Must have own reliable
tranposrt. Please call 222-1891 to discuss
$7-$8/hr. great attitude, reliability, and sum-
mer availability as must, making and taking
calls. Call Lindsay 372-6697 4-19-3-14
University Coimmons is looking for PT leas-
ing agents. Must be available to work thru
the summer & weekends. Experience a plus.
Please call 377-6700 4-26-8-14
CHILDCARE NEEDED for 2 & 4 year old
in our house in west Gainesville. Wed & Fri
8am 6pm summer approximately 12pm-
6pm in fall. $10/hr + gas money. Must have
car & references, enjoy outdoors, like pets.
Please call 378-0219 or 256-1741 for more
LPN wanted full-time for busy urgent care
clinic. No nights or weekends! Great working
environment and generous salary & benefits
package offered. Please submit resumes to
Human Resources at 224-2216 or email to
X-Ray Technologist full-time for busy multi-
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or weekends required. Excellent salary and
benefits offered. Please fax resumes to
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Scheduling Specialist part-time for multi-
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Please fax resumes to 224-2216 or email
Medical ReceptionistlMedical Records
wanted part-time. Must have exp with:
check-in/out, medical records and insurance.
Please fax resuems to HR at 224-2216 or
email email@example.com 4-21-5-14
NOW HIRING ALL POSITIONS
Apply between 2 & 4pm Mon-Fri, Calico
Jack's 3501 SW 2nd Ave. Creekside Mall.
SUPERSTAR Sale Associates
Seeking FT/PT agents. Versatile, confident,
polished, computer literate, intelligent, go-
getters that thrive on building relationships,
having fun, fulfilling dreams! Send inquires
to: Admin@AmericanDreamsRealty.net 4-
Want a Great Job AND a Great Salary but
can't drive a bus? No problem!
Earn $11.27/hr driving an RTS bus once
you complete training to get your CDL (or
$14.09/hr, including benefits). Can't drive a
bus? No problem. Earn $10.29/hr while we
train you (or $12.86/hr, including benefits).
Benefits include health insurance, free
life insurance; retirement savings, tuition
reimbursement and much more! A valid
driver's license and a good driving record
(no moving violations within 3 years) are
required. Call the Jobline at 334-5009 or
REGIONAL TRANSIT SYSTEM
RTS is a Drug Free Workplace and an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
Employer. Preference in initial appoint-
ment will be given to eligible Veterans and
spouses of Veterans. M/F/DN.
Hiring for summer rush. Orange & Blue
Textbooks is seeking PT/FT help for up-
coming semester rush. Good people skills
and register experience preferred. Stop by
store @ 309 NW 13th St. for details & appt,
Door staff needed. Call 352-494-2340 for
more info. 4-26-8-14
Experienced & friendly. Evening hours.
Apply in person between 3 and 5pm.
NAPOLATANO'S. 606 NW 75th St.
Must be familiar with Microsoft Office. PT/FT
available. Flexible hours. Call 372-2051 4-
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Advanced Technologies & Testing Lab is
seeking applications for FT/PT Office Asst
and Lab Technician/ Chemist. Please email
your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to
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SERVERS & DISHWASHERS
Are you looking for a great place to work
while going to school? The Village, an
upscale retirement community, is looking
for servers and dishwashers to join our
team! Flexible hours, competitive pay, and a
great working environment! 8000 NW 27th
Blvd Gainesville, FL 32606 (across from
SFCC)352-373-4032 Fax: 352-373-2295For
a complete list of our openings, call our
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SUBWAY OAKS MALL
Happy, energetic, fast, reliable, honest peo-
ple. No hot, greasy fries. No grease traps.
Call 305-773-3592 4-26-7-14
Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q is now hiring for
SERVERS, COOKS, PREP & CASHIERS at
the following locations:
2700 N Waldo Road, Gainesville, FL
9213 NW 39th Avenue, Gainesville, FL
If interested, please apply between 2-4 pm
Monday through Friday. (No phone calls
Close To UF, Convenient
533 SW 2nd Ave. 377-1771
IMPORT AUTO REPAIR.BMW, Mercedes,
Porsche, Volvo, VW, Honda, Toyota, Nissan,
Mazda. Quality craftsmanship, reasonable
prices, near UF, AAA approved 378-7830
HYPNOTIST-Stop smoking. Improve mem-
ory & concentration. Eliminate bad habits.
Past life regression. Learn self-hypnosis.
Low Student Rates. Leonard Umans AAPH,
NGH certified 379-1079.4-26-72-15
** BELLY DANCE **
Ethnic Dance Expressions Studio
For Fun & Fitness 384-9200
EVERGLADE EQUESTRIAN CENTER
The countryclub for horses & owners.
Customer lounge w/full kitchen & bath. 250'
x 160' riding ring, round pen & jump pad-
dock. Lessons. 30 acres, 40 matted stalls, 19
separate paddocks. 24-hr security, 352-591-
3175 everglade-eqestrian.com 4-26-72-15
Individuals or small groups.
375-6641 Harold Nobles
Want to be a CNA? Don't want to wait?
Express Training Services can get you certi-
fied under 3 wks! Hands-on exp, no videos.
Day/eve classes avail. Next class 4/17/06.
Class sizes limited. 338-1193 for details.
PERSONAL TRAINING 300
Personal and Group Training
Flexible Scheduling Exclusive Facility
Call for a free workout
HIP MOVES STUDIO
Personal Training $35 per hr
Belly Dance & Yoga Classes
Your first class FREE
All facilities & amenities: quality instruc-
tion. 15 min from UF. Jan at 376-7762.
Greathouse Equestrian Center. 4-26-62-15
MATH & PHYSICS TUTOR
Lots of experience. PhD in Mathematical
Physics. $15/hr. email Andrew:
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1/2 head $65. Full head $85
Hair extensions, shampoo, cut, style $25
HAIR BY GLENDA (352) 258-8431
EW CLEANING SERVICE
Affordable cleaning with a woman's touch
Maid service. Residential & Commercial.
Same Day Cleaning Service Available
352-494-6458 ask for Eamestine
7 years of experience. BS in Engineering,
UF. English/Spanish. Call Francisco @ 352-
494-8582 Sliding Scale Rates. 4-18-10-15
Experienced patient tutor/mentor. Grades
6-12, college adult familiar w./mild learning
disabilities. General math, pre-algebra, alge-
bra, precalculus and trig. Stephen 378-9063
on private warm blood breeding farm,
Micanopy. Top care! Work exchange pos-
sible. Dressage/Jumping. 591-2474, leave
Experienced teacher. All styles.
John Brothers, M.Ed. 871-4628
Available &Affordable. 4-26-9-15
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Alachua County's oldest & finest horse farm.
Ca Health Services
HIV ANTIBODY TESTING
Alachua County Health Dept. Call
334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee)
ABORTION/ABORTION by PILL (RU-486)
IV sedation, Student Discount.
Well Woman Care & Birth Control
Bread & Roses Women's Health Ctr
All Women's Health Center
Free Pregnancy Test
UNPLANNED PREGNANCY? Confidential,
compassionate adoption advice. Expenses
paid if needed. Choose life! www.america
nkidzadoption.com FL lic. # 1105-002-000
(727) 823-1537 or toll free (866) 303-1573
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THE TRUE YOU!
Lose 8-15 pounds in 4 weeks
Gain muscle while you lose fat
Groups forming now. 339-2199
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SAME DAY SERVICE: transcription, typing,
apps. Desktop pub: brochures, newsletter,
flyers, ads, logos. Resume service 17 yrs
exp. 24-hr turnaround. Connie 271-2677
l ll Personals
HIV ANTIBODY TESTING
Alachua County Health Dept. Call
334-7960 for app't (optional $20 fee)
GUNS! GUNS! GUNS!
1800 Gun Inventory
Over 500 handguns in stock
Buy, Sell, Trade or Repair.
Reloading Supplies 466-3340
Harry Beckwith, Gun Dealer
8mi. South of G'ville on 441
FLASHBACKS PAYS CASH FOR CLOTHES.
We buy 10-5, M-Sat. Open to shop til 6. WE
ALSO BUY HOUSEHOLD ITEM. 211 WUniv
Ave 375-3752. 4-26-72-18
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Inside Books, Inc. 505 NW 13 St.
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here to look for someone to share a common Every Sat & Sun Hwy 301
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Boateng strives to replace Jackson at receiver
* HARVIN, FAYSON DON'T
By NICK ZACCARDI
Alligator Staff Writer
A sophomore receiver who
caught four passes last season
thinks replacing Chad Jackson will
Nyan Boateng, who played in
just five games and accumulated 77
yards as a freshman, leads a group
of young receivers expected to play
a larger role in the second year of
Coach Urban Meyer's offense at
UF. Boateng, sophomore Louis
Murphy and redshirt freshman
David Nelson are the incumbents
vying to help fill the 88-reception,
900-yard void left by Jackson.
"I don't really think it's going
to be hard [to replace Jackson],"
Boateng said. "He's a great player
and all, but we've got some lead-
ers in Jemalle Cornelius, Andre
Caldwell, Dallas Baker and Nyan
Boateng. I think we're going to do
a great job this year."
After spending last season as
Jackson's understudy, Boateng is
in the running to assume the po-
tential first-round pick's spot in the
Meanwhile, Murphy and Nelson
are backing up Baker this spring.
"I approach spring like I'm the
starter," Boateng said. "I'm trying
to be the guy that coaches can count
on starting certain plays, putting
me in if the starter can't go."
He has taken that adage to heart.
After Jackson announced he was
entering the NFL Draft, Boateng
called up Chris Leak and expressed
his intention to take a larger role.
"I talked to him about off-season
workouts and getting me ready to
go," Boateng said. "Right now, it's
just working out well for me."
Boateng also has called Jackson
for some brotherly advice.
"He's like my big brother,"
Boateng said. "I talked to him a lot
over the phone.
"I used to talk to him a lot when
football. But as for now, they've
got to be willing to learn."
Before Harvin and Co. come
in the fall, Boateng, Murphy and
Nelson hope to mature into role
players behind Baker, Caldwell
"Especially seeing Bubba
[Caldwell] going down last year,
that hurt us," Murphy said. "So
now, this year, everybody's try-
ing to step up, trying to play for
That maturation has already
begun in spring workouts with
just two more practices and the
Orange and Blue game remaining.
Murphy said that he and Nelson,
who combined for zero catches in
10 games last season, are ready to
step in if somebody goes down.
"Everybody's coming in and
playing their role," Murphy said.
"There's no Terrell Owens."
I was learning and
backing him up.
He's just trying to
TOtDall help me out."
While he called
Cornelius Ingram's transition from
quarterback to receiver "unbeliev-
able," Boateng couldn't care less
about incoming freshmen Percy
Harvin and Jarred Fayson, respec-
tively ranked the No. 2 and No. 3
receiver prospects in the country
by Scout.com, taking away some
"We're" not really worried
about those guys," Boateng said.
"They're still freshmen. They've
got to come in on their own.
They're not doing what we're do-
ing now. They're going to be a little
"They're the future of Florida
Kim Klement/ Alligator
Wide Receiver Nyan Boateng outruns strong safety Reggie Nelson to make a catch during practice on
Monday. Boateng will try to help fill the void left by former UF receiver Chad Jackson.
Crum tries to play key role in improving Gators defense
By ERIC ESTEBAN
Alligator Staff Writer
Linebacker Brian Crum has been there
and back again twice.
A redshirt senior in his fifth year, Crum
has alternated between tight end, linebacker
and even experimented at safety since setting
foot in Gainesville.
In UF coach Urban Meyer's second spring,
the learning experience hasn't ended for the
still raw veteran penciled in as the third start-
"He's got a long way to go still," Meyer
said. "Crum's getting a little better -just not
a whole lot of experience."
For Crum, class remains in session every
day on the practice field.
"Honestly, [the spring] has been up and
down for me," Crum said. "Linebackers
are supposed to make plays, and as of now,
I don't think I've made as many plays as I
would like to and [am] supposed to."
Primarily used as a reserve behind Todd
McCullough last year, Crum finished the
season with 13 tackles. But with McCullough
graduating, and the Gators thin and inexpe-
rienced at the position, Crum has been called
upon to hold down the third spot, respon-
sible for defending the tight end and holding
up the edge of the defense. At 6-foot-3, 237
pounds, Crum is physically adequate, but the
coaches want speed, he said.
"I've been trying to learn to play faster
at the position," Crum said. "Last year, I felt
like a freshman all over again, and it felt good
just to contribute to the team. You come to
college to play, not to watch, and I'm trying
to change that by making the most of this
"Linebackers are supposed to
make plays, and as of now, I don't
think I've made as many plays as
I would like to and [am] supposed
Playing alongside proven linebackers
Brandon Siler and Earl Everett, Crum has
taken the opportunity not just to learn from
defensive coaches Charlie Strong and Greg
Mattison, but his teammates as well.
"They help me a whole lot, and I feel like
on the field once we finish camp, we'll be so
much better at making our checks," Crum
said. "Off the field, we are all good friends,
so I'm just trying to make this defense bet-
The urgency for the Gators defense to
improve has been hastened by a shortage on
the depth chart and injuries to players like
Jon Demps, whom coaches were counting
on to contribute this season. With freshmen
like Brandon Spikes, A.J. Jones and Dustin
Doe set to arrive in the summer, the onus is
on Crum to step up now.
"We need a little help, and we need to
stay healthy right now," Siler said. "Maybe
some of the guys coming in will wake a cou-
ple of the guys up because I don't see a sense
of urgency in the guys playing behind us."
I Gonzaga junior Adam Morrison
will announce his decision today
to sign with an agent and forgo his
senior year to enter the NBA Draft,
Foxsports.com has reported.
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1951: Haywood Sullivan becomes the
first UF player to hit three triples in a game
against Georgia Tech. Under Coach Dave
Fuller, the Gators finished the season 16-9.
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TUESDAY, APRIL 18, 2006 U ALLIGATOR, 19
Injured starters leave Orange and Blue lineup open
With UF's Orange and Blue game looming
on Saturday, the Gators have so many minor
injuries that UF coach Urban Meyer won't de-
cide until Thursday who will actually play.
"I think I counted 12 [injured] potential
starters, [so] the spring game is going to con-
cern me," Meyer said.
Running back Kestahn Moore (bulged disc)
and injury-plagued free safety Kyle Jackson
practiced without contact Monday.
Moore definitely will sit out Saturday,
and receiver Andre Caldwell, linebacker-Jon
Demps and defensive end Ray McDonald
have been non-contact all spring and likely
won't play in the game. Also on the defen-
sive line, Steven Harris (personal issues) and
Marcus Thomas (hernia) have missed most of
the spring and their status is unknown.
But Meyer said the minor injuries are ex-
pected and won't impair UF after the spring.
"None of them are going to miss the fall as
of now," Meyer said.
BACKUP D-LINE: With three of UF's four
starting defensive linemen out for various
reasons, the Gators' backups have seen a lot
of time in the trenches.
One such reserve, defensive end Derrick
Harvey, was graded a
champion by Meyer in
the Gators' scrimmage on
"'- Meyer said Harvey is
1' becoming a decent player,
S ,but shied away from using
the "P" word.
Meyer"Potential is just an aw-
ful word," Meyer said. "It
means you're not very good yet, but you're
supposed to be."
THIS AND THAT: Meyer has announced'
plans for the week leading into the Orange
and Blue Game. On Friday, the UF Alumni
Association will sponsor a concert by the
"Land Sharks," a Jimmy Buffett cover band.
After that, the Gators will host a pep rally.
On Saturday at noon before the game, UF
will showcase its best flag football players in
the Inaugural Orange & Blue Debut All-Star
GATORS SEEK SMALL BALL: Despite plating
14 runs and hitting three homers in three
games, the No. 23 UF softball team (33-18,
12-9 Southeastern Conference) was swept by
No. 9 Georgia this past weekend.
Now, UF coach Tim Walton is looking for
his team to revert back to what made it suc-
cessful during a stretch of five consecutive
SEC series wins.
"We've got to get back to, the little things,"
Walton said. "We didn't execute our bunts,
and if we don't execute our bunts or get our
dutch hits, we're not going to win many
DEFENSIVE WOES: It was the simple plays
that hurt the Gators against Georgia, as UF
committed six errors in three games.
Senior catcher Kristen Butler, who leads the
Gators in home runs and RBI, said her team
is looking forward to putting the weekend's
defensive problems behind them.
"We just need to concentrate on one play at
a time, see the ball and catch the ball," Butler
said. "I think our defense needs to step up a
little bit, and we need to make timely plays.
We weren't making those, and we made a lot
of errors this weekend. ... We've just got to put
it together ... and keep it going for the rest of
the game and cose it out."
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