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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2008


UF students flock to Moe's, Chi


's Too


Harrison Diamond / Alligator Staff
Customers are served at the new Moe's Southwest Grill in the Racquet Club Dining Center on Tues-
day afternoon.


* CUSTOMERS SPENT MORE
THAN $11,000 THURSDAY.

By THOMAS STEWART
Alligator Contributing Writer

The cash registers have been
getting a workout at the new Moe's
Southwest Grill and Chili's Too at
the Racquet Club Dining Center.
Even though many students
complained about the lack of a kids'
menu at Moe's, customers spent
more than $11,000 at the two res-
taurants on Thursday, the only day
for which figures were available,
said Lionel Dubay, UF's director of
business services, in an e-mail.
This is considerably higher than
the $3,000 earned on a typical day
last year by the six eateries that
previously occupied the building,
including Burger King and Java
City, Dubay said.
UF receives 10.4 percent of the
money from all campus food sales.
The two restaurants, which de-
buted Aug. 17, will employ about


110 people, compared to the 18
employees who worked at the pre-
vious stores, Dubay said.
He said one of the reasons for
the larger staff is that the res-
taurants have longer hours. The
hours for both locations are 10:30
a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through
Wednesday and 10:30 a.m. to mid-
night Thursday through Saturday.
The opening of the two restau-
rants caps a two-year
On process that was intro-
Campus duced to the public in
fall 2006 when students
voted on a referendum asking if
they wanted a Moe's on campus.
Almost 87 percent of the more
than 7,000 students who voted ap-
proved the referendum.
As a result, Bob Miller, UF's as-
sociate vice president of business
affairs, wrote a letter to Aramark,
UF's food service provider, asking
it to look into the possibility of
bringing a Moe's to UF.

SEE MOES, PAGE 11


STUDENT GOVERNMENT

Students to vote on longer Thanksgiving holiday


By JACQUELYN WEINER
Alligator Writer

The Wednesday before Thanksgiving
isn't an official UF holiday, but some
members of UF's Student Senate think it
should be.
In its first meeting of the fall semester
Tuesday, senators passed a resolution that
will allow students to vote on making that


Wednesday an official UF holiday during
Student Government elections Oct. 7-8.
The logic behind the ballot referendum
is that students can use that Wednesday
as a travel day to get home in time for
Thanksgiving.
Frank Bracco, former Chomp the Vote
Director, co-authored the resolution.
"They're not going to school that day
anyway, and most professors have it off,"


"I think this is a great bipartisan
thing we can all work on together
and look forward to."
Kellie Dale
Senate president

Bracco said.
Senate President Kellie Dale voiced her
support of the resolution as well.


"I think this is a great bipartisan thing
we can all work on together and look for-
ward to," Dale said.
While the senators passed the resolu-
tion unanimously, and it is expected to
be popular among student voters, it is
still unknown whether members of the
Faculty Senate's Curriculum Committee,

SEE SENATE, PAGE 11


Alachua County primaries determine sheriff, appraiser


* SADIE DARNELL RETAINS
JOB AS SHERIFF.

By KATIE GALLAGHER
Alligator Staff Writer

Alachua County's sheriff and
property appraiser held onto
their positions in Tuesday's local


primary election.
Sheriff Sadie Darnell defeated
Lonnie Scott with more than 60
percent of Tuesday's vote.
She said she planned to focus
on community policing and jail
overcrowding.
"I'm going to continue the mo- Darnell
mentum and accomplish the mis-
sion that has been set in place," Tuesday's race


Darnell said.
Ed Crapo,
Alachua County
property ap-
praiser, also re-
tained his seat,
earning more
than 65 percent
of the vote in
against Alonzo


Victor Perkins.
The property appraiser deter-
mines the values of homes and
researches what buyers are will-
ing to pay for them.
The election also established
Republican Don Curtis and
Democrat Julie Conley as nomi-
nees for District 10 state repre-
sentative.


County Commissioner Mike
Byerly earned the Democratic
nomination for District 1 County
Commission seat, defeating Rick
Bryant a former Gainesville
city commissioner.
School Board seats went to
Eileen Roy and Barbara Sharpe.

SEE PRIMARY, PAGE 11


Running back
Mon Williams is
back from a torn
ACL that caused
him to miss last
season. He was a
possible starter in
2006 but now must
fight to get back
up the depth chart.
See Story, Page 24.


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Free and open to all UF stu-
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Business Bash offers students
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The bookstore sold roughly
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UF gyms get Wi-Fi


* OFFICIALS SAY WI-FI
WILL ATTRACT STUDENTS.

By THOMAS STEWART
Alligator Contributing Writer

The air at UF's campus gyms is
now filled with more than just the
scent of students' sweat, thanks to
newly installed wireless Internet.
The Internet routers are in-
stalled at Southwest Recreation
Center and the Student Recreation
and Fitness Center, as well as the
Southwest Rec softball complex,
said David Bowles, director of
Recreational Sports.
Bowles said making wireless
Internet available to students
might make them more interested
in coming to the gym.
He said being able to check e-
mails or do homework before or
after workouts will help students
save time during the day.
The wireless Internet was
installed over the last few weeks
and did not cost UP any extra
money because it was installed at
the same time as a new Internet-
based phone system, said David
Stopka, UF's associate director for
facility operations.
Students can store their laptops
in gym lockers, Bowles said.
Included in the upcoming ren-
ovations of Southwest Rec, which
are scheduled to be completed by
spring 2011, are plans to add more
"social space," which will make


it easier for students to use the
Internet, he said.
Other planned renovations
include adding elliptical machines
that generate electricity when
used and increasing the number
of treadmills.
Bowles said students involved
"I would rather have bet-
ter Wi-Fi at the dorms. It
just seems kind of point-
less for a gym."
Sarah Arrazola
UF freshman

in intramural sports can check
their teams' schedules online and
communicate with teammates
while at the fields.
Mark Fike, a UF physical
therapy graduate student, said
wireless Internet at the gym is a
great idea.
Fike said he will probably use
it after working out during his
cool-down period before heading
to class.
Other students were more
skeptical.
"I would rather have better
Wi-Fi at the dorms," said Sarah
Arrazola, a UF freshman. "It
just seems kind of pointless for a
gym."
Freshman Kara Brock agreed.
"I use the gym to get away
from the computer," Brock said.


UF emergency texts succeed


By BRETT DALY
Alligator Writer

When Tropical Storm Fay forced officials to
close UF on Friday, the university's emergency-
notification system was put to its first real test after
undergoing two practice runs in spring.
Steve Orlando, UF spokesman, said the sys-
tem was largely successful in notifying students,
faculty and staff Thursday about stalled residence
hall move-in dates and the campus's closing.
However, the system, which includes text
messaging, e-mails, Web posts and reverse-911
calls, still needs a little
UF tweaking.
Administration Of more than 71,000
numbers in the system,
48,823 phones received
the emergency alert successfully, Orlando said.
About 18,600 messages were not received, and
the status of almost 4,000 messages cannot be de-
termined, he said.
Orlando said the reasons for the unsuccessful
messages have not been confirmed, but possible
factors include students incorrectly entering their
cell phone numbers when providing their contact
information, entering a landline instead of a cell
phone, not having text messaging on cell-phone
plans or being out of range when the message
was sent.
He said students who did not. receive the
message should check their contact information
online.
Sara Ajluni, a UF journalism senior, said she


thinks the text message alerts are a convenient
way to receive information, but the last message
didn't affect her since she wasn't in Gainesville at
the time.
The message was also the first one she re-
ceived. Ajluni didn't receive the two tests the
university sent out.
"I was happy because I actually got them this
time," she said. "I think it would be efficient in
other situations, too."
In addition to the text message, the university
also sent out e-mails to students informing them
of UF losing for the storm and posted the mes-
sage on the UF home page.
Orlando said more than 84,000 e-mails were
sent out, and the vast majority were sent in about
20 minutes.
Ashley Condell, a freshman, was one of the
students who had to rely on her e-mail instead of
text messaging to find out if UF had dosed from
the storm.
Because classes were not in session, Condell
said it didn't bother her that she didn't receive the
message even though she said she updated her
information online.
Orlando said he is confident everyone re-
ceived the information through at least one of the
system's notifications.
UF first.considered implementing a text-mes-
saging alert system during the 2004 hurricane
season, Orlando said.
Two tests of the system were conducted during
the spring semester, and Orlando said more tests
would be conducted throughout the term.


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SANTA FE COLLEGE


OBT may take action against SFC textbook policy


By SARAH HENDERSON
Alligator Contributing Writer

Officials from Orange and Blue
Textbooks and SFC are debating
students' rights to know their text-
book options in Gainesville.
SFC's textbook contract, with
Barnes & Noble prohibits OBT
from advertising in the school
paper or handing out fliers and
coupons to students on their way
to class.
The store, located at 309 NW
13th St., began providing books to


SFC students in 2007.
"I can't tell if it's a school cam-
pus or a police state," said Kenneth
Roberts, president of OBT, who
said he was told his flier distribu-
tors would be arrested next time.
Larry Keen, assistant to the
president at SFC, said all commer-
cial solicitors are prohibited at the
college unless contracted through
the school a "collegewide policy
written in black and white."
The school holds an exclusive
contract with Barnes & Noble,
Keen said. Any textbook vendor


"Barnes & Noble is wanting
a monopoly, and the Santa
Fe administration seems to
be catering to that."
Jorelle Bobbitt
director of obt campus relations

was allowed to make a bid on the
contract with the college's book-
store, he said, and contracts usu-
ally last three years.
"It's unfair," said Jorelle


Bobbitt, director of OBT campus
relations. "Students are not getting
their right to have options."
But Keen said the contract does
not infringe on that right.
"Students have the right to go
elsewhere for textbooks," he said.
OBT representatives don't see it
that way. Bobbitt said she doesn't
understand why fliers can be dis-
tributed at UF and not SFC.
"Barnes & Noble is wanting a
monopoly, and the Santa Fe ad-
ministration seems to be catering
to that," Bobbitt said.


Roberts said the bookstore has
recently been unable to receive
course schedules, book lists and
other assistance from Santa Fe fac-
ulty and staff.
One of SFC's attorneys also
requested that an OBT television
commercial be taken off the air
because it contained footage of the
school's campus, Bobbitt said.
Roberts said he is considering
legal action.
"A level playing field is all we
want," he said, "which is what is
supposed to be there."


Pro-Obama student group registers thousands to vote


* CHOMP THE VOTE AND MCCAIN
GROUP DON'T RELEASE NUMBERS.

By RACHEL ARROYO
Alligator Writer

UF students can watch the debates, sport
red and blue or participate in discussion over
presidential policy, but one question remains:
Will they make it to the polls?
Campus groups such as Gators for
McCain, UF's chapter of Students for Barack
Obama and UF's Chomp the Vote are seeking
to ensure that they do.


Volunteers for Students for Barack Obama
were on campus Monday handing out voter
registration forms and urging students to
change their voting precinct to Alachua
County.
On Monday, the organization registered
2,533 voters, which includes already regis-
tered voters who changed their precinct to
Alachua County, said Garrett Garner, the
chapter's co-coordinator.
What began as a challenge between the
mayors of both Tallahassee and Gainesville to
see which university could register the most
voters in one day became a mini challenge
between the Florida State University and


UF chapters of Students for Barack Obama,
Garner said.
UF's chapter mobilized nearly three times
the amount of students as FSU, which reg-
istered about 900 students on
On Monday, Garner said.
CampuI He said the organization's
approach wasn't to persuade
students to vote in a certain direction but on
registering anyone and everyone.
Gators for McCain Tias taken a different
approach during the first few days of class,
choosing to stress platform issues over regis-
tration, said volunteer Joshua Simmons.
Simmons declined to say how many vot-


ers the group had registered so far.
Gators for McCain is also looking to put
manpower into the Alachua County local
campaign as opposed to placing all of their
emphasis on students, Simmons said. .
"We're not as worried about people
changing their addresses as making sure that
they're goingto vote," he said.
Chomp the Vote Director Brett Roth said
he didn't have the number of students his
organization registered.
However, he said Chomp the Vote has
put up 7,600 fliers, taken out advertisements
on WUFT-TV and spoken to professors who
teach large lecture halls.


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Editorial

Blowing smoke

Senate's travel holiday

gives false hope
T he UF Student Senate passed a referendum Tuesday
night to give us the chance to vote on having an extra day
off from classes. Yay!
The Thanksgiving Travel Day Bill, if effective, would let
students vote on if they want to cancel classes the Wednesday
before Turkey Day so students can travel home for the holidays
without missing any class time.
And would you believe it only took one reading to pass?
We're sure that everyone would love an extra day at home
with their families before finals and our annual gridiron beat-
down of Florida State, but a Senate referendum alone will not
get us there.
Jeanna Mastrodicasa, assistant vice president for student af-
fairs, said she didn't know if faculty would be supportive, and
UF spokesman Steve Orlando said UF President Machen prob-
ably wouldn't go for it anyway.
Seems to us that a bill like this serves primarily to maintain
the self-esteem of the Senate and cram hollow, happy thoughts
into the student body's collective mind.
It would be extremely difficult to feel guilty for introducing
a bill that would give students a breather as the semester dwin-
dles to crunch time. However, if this referendum is not backed
by UF's administration, it lacks any real substance and merit.
The Editorial Board does not want to see its readers' heads
filled with hot air. There's no reason to build us up just to let us
down.
If we really enjoyed being disappointed, we would've con-
tinued to apply to MIT at the behest of our glue-sniffing high
school guidance counselors, despite our non-existent SAT math
scores.
.All we're saying is we want the Senate's actions to be both
practical and possible.



Wi-Fi while you work?


We've suffered far
too long waiting
for the Internet
to find its way to our gyms,
one of the few remaining
nooks where Wi-Fi isn't
readily available. It seems
that our days of Weblessly
toiling on the treadmills
at Southwest Recreation
Center have come to an end
at last, though-we aren't
sure why.
We are addicted to our'e-
mail and Facebook accounts
as much as anyone else at
UF, but do we really need to
bring our vices to the gym?
Are we supposed to
update our online status
from "blasting our glutes"
to "sweating off 'Beat the
Clock'" as we move from
the squat rack to the cardio
room?
We just can't wait to see
the increase in Southwest
Rec's iPod touch and
iPhone population. Tired


of the weight room's after-
noon techno thump-thump?
We've got your solution.
"Hey man, I need a sec
before I do my last set. I've
gotta finish downloading
this new Colbie Caillat
track. It freakin' rocks."
Maybe it's a bit of a
stretch, but to us, the com-
bination of high-speed
Internet and high testoster-
one levels is laughable.
As always, UF has man-
aged to find a ray of opti-
mism in our black cloud
of doubt, stating that the
recent installation may en-
courage students to scurry
to the gym amidst their hec-
tic midday schedules.
As a plus, the addition
didn't cost UF any extra
money.
Hopefully the money UF
didn't spend could fund
relief efforts for laptops
and iPhones that fall victim
to sweaty palms and stray
dumbbells.


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Dems should rally around party values
For years, I have encouraged others my age to partici- People like Gov. Eliot Spitzer of
pate in the unfolding, unique experience of a government New York, President Bill Clinton
by the people. and Sen. John Edwards are only
But attempting to convince my peers that politics human and can never fully em-
aren't pointless has been like beating my head against body the principles that define our
a wall. vision of something better. Even
I am genuinely excited to see my generation respond Michael Belle as men and women fail, as they
positively to a political leader as he issues a new call to letters@alligator.org surely will, these principles must
dedicate ourselves to something better than today's mix continue to light the way.
of half-measures and unmet challenges. So, where can we safeguard
But I, for one, feel the same passion every time I think these treasured principles?
of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's timeless reassurance, Wearily reviewing the recent primary, one which gave
"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself." a black man named Barack Hussein Obama a global pul-
I still long to live up to John F. Kennedy's call to pit, the moral we are left with is that a political party can
change, imploring me to "ask not what your country can act boldly when people participate in it.
do for you, but what you can do for your country." Through the party, local and statewide leaders can get
And I still envy the steel spines of President Lyndon B. the attention and support they need to connect with un-
Johnson and Sen. Robert Kennedy as they stood for civil easy Americans and bring them into the fold. The party
rights, welfare for the poor and health care for all in the is the only mechanism we have for safeguarding agreed
face of political consequence, upon principles and, as a united front, fighting for them
I have wondered for many years whether the over an entire lifetime.
Democratic Party's tradition of unblinking hope and If Obama is sincere about living out the audacity of
progress would run through my own generation. I have hope, he will use his pulpit to point the way forward with
hesitated to make my own commitment to its ranks be- contempt for personal, shortsighted ambitions.
cause I demanded more than echoes of inspiring words The way forward for this emerging majority is to re-


and memories of greatness.
I am happy to say that I do not have to hesitate any
longer.
But Sen. Barack Obama's call to action cannot stand
alone. It must point to a multitude of courageous leaders,
both past and present, instead of drowning them out or
pushing them aside.
Although our base instinct is to follow a leader, a single
person better than ourselves, we must see the flaw in this.


shape and revitalize the entire Democratic Party as a ve-
hicle of change for decades to come. This lofty challenge,
met successfully by FDR, JFK and LBJ, is what makes for
a truly historic election.
Saying "No, we can't" and settling for an easy ride to
the White House on the impulsive behavior of a handful
of voters, however, is the epitome of pointless politics.
Michael S. Belle is a second-year political science graduate
student.


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New IDs present identity risk
In 2005, Congress approved a bill call-
ing for emergency funds to aid in tsunami
relief efforts. Unfortunately, tacked onto the
bill was what is called the Real ID Act. This
sets federal standards for driver's licenses
that states are mandated to comply with by
December 2009.


These cards would create huge new risks
for identity fraud.
One of the requirements of the act is for
DMVs to store digital images of several
documents containing information on birth,
Social Security numbers and other personal
data. This information could be stolen from
DMV databases.


The same information is required to be
stored digitally on the card, which can be
scanned at bars or other locations that re-
quire ID.
Criminals could also easily obtain the
information themselves with readily avail-
able scanners.
In addition to these risks, the new act will


also place a hefty burden on taxpayers.
To avoid these risks and costs, it is im-
portant that Florida citizens pressure their
lawmakers to join other states, including
Georgia, Oklahoma and Washington, in re-
fusing to implement these changes.
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-Sinkholes start as small caves
underground or narrow cat nlies
called chimneys.

-Most sinkholes expand due to
extreme weather conditions.
such a~ra drought or hurricane

-Florida is home to the most
sinkholes in the country : most
of Flonda's lakes began as
sinkholes

-The reason for the large number
of sinkholes is Florida's karst
topograph. the entire state's
land is formed by disintegrated
rocks. specifically liniestone.


-Rains go into the ground
and wash awua the
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Sinkholes appear after Fay


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By ASHLEY HEMMY
Alligator Contributing Writer

Tropical Storm Fay has left behind a mess to
clean up in the form of two sinkholes that have
closed lanes on Interstate 10.
The smaller of the sinkholes, which were both
discovered Sunday, continues to block a westbound
lane on 1-10 in Suwannee County.
The larger has closed an eastbound lane in
Madison County, and it measures 180 feet long, 55
feet wide and about 25 feet deep.
"Luckily, traffic hasn't been too heavy," said Gina
Busscher, Florida Department of Transportation
spokeswoman.
Sinkholes form during droughts or heavy rain
when limestone beneath the surface wears away.
This forms a pocket, which causes the ground to
cave in.
Florida is especially prone to sinkholes because
the state's bedrock predominantly consists of lime-
stone.
Emergency crews are working to fill the cavities


Start of fall semester sparks bicycle repair spike at Reitz


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PLANS FOR NEW FACILITY.

By JACQUELYN WEINER
Alligator Writer

With the beginning of each se-
mester comes a rush to start anew
- bicycles included.
Students have been forming lines
outside the Student Government
Bike Repair station outside the Reitz
Union during the first few days of
class, anticipating free care for their
two-wheeled vehicles.
"Yesterday was nuts," said Ernie
Quincosa, an employee at the repair
station, about Monday's traffic.
"When I was working here for one
hour, I'd say 20,25 people came in."
Scott Powers, another bike re-
pair employee, said the long lines
are the norm for the beginning of
the semester and are partly caused
by the bike repair team's lack of a
manager, which has forced them to
reorganize.
The lines were similarly long on
Tuesday, with 12 students waiting
with their bikes about 15 minutes
before the repair shop's 3 p.m. clos-


ing time.
Student Body Treasurer Paul
Drayton acknowledged there are
problems with the repair shop and
said SG plans to build an entirely
new facility.
"Right now, it's not sufficient,"
Drayton said.
He said the facility will be en-
closed with glass walls, and SG
has allocated $80,000 dollars to the
project.
"Hopefully, that will get under
way in the near future," Drayton
said.
The repair shop was criticized
this time last year for not staffing
enough workers during the back-to-
school rush.
Workers at the bike repair are
employed by SG and are paid about
$7 an hour, Quincosa said.
He said there are usually two em-
ployees staffing the bike repair, but
those roles aren't set in stone.
John Remington, a sixth-year
Spanish major, said he had been in
line for an hour waiting to get the
chain on his bicycle fixed.
"Every time I've been here before,
just walked right in," Remington
said. "Took care of it."


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with a combination of cement, sand and water.
In the meantime, the smaller sinkhole has been
covered with dirt.
"We believe that the rains from Tropical Storm
Fay led to the uncovering of dirt layers," Busscher
said.
Neither sinkhole formed directly under a road-
way, but past sinkholes have been more destruc-
tive.
"A few years ago, a larger sinkhole formed on a
lane on 1-75," said Busscher.
Gainesville has its own sinkholes, but most are
smaller and eventually settle as ponds.
"Sinkholes in Gainesville rarely cause prob-
lems," said Sgt. Joe Raulerson of the Gainesville
Police Department.
Because Gainesville has the same topography
as the rest of Florida, there is always a chance for
a sinkhole to form, said Mark Brenner, UF geology
professor.
Counties such as Suwannee are more vulnerable
to sinkholes because of the larger number of ponds
and lakes, Brenner said.






WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2008 U ALLIGATOR, 9


Elevator smoke


sets off alarm

A smoking elevator set off fire alarms at the Computer
Science Engineering building Tuesday, clearing out the
CIRCA Lab for about half an hour.
An elevator technician was called in immediately
to fix the problem: a worn-out shaft belt that generated
smoke.
The elevator was empty at the time. If people had
been in it, they probably would just have been stuck
between floors, said University Police Officer Sam
Sexton.
"It wouldn't drop like in the movies,"
On Sexton said.
Campus Students using the lab computers said
they were inconvenienced by the alarm.
Nadeige Thomas, a UF sophomore, said the alarm
went off four minutes before her allotted time to register
for classes.
"I could lose my seat," Thomas said.
Freshman Neel Patel, who was about to check his
schedule, was left with no idea where or when his next
class was.
"It kind of screwed up everything for me," Patel
said.


Members of Gainesville Fire Rescue exit the Computer Science Engineering building. The Fire Rescue checked the build-
ing after a fire alarm was set off Tuesday afternoon.


AROUND GAINESVILLE

Sun to merge with Star-Banner


By KELSI KRIEGER
Alligator Contributing Writer

The New York Times Company announced
Monday that two of its publications, The Gainesville
Sun and the Ocala Star-Banner, will merge several
operations.
Copy editing, design and page layouts for both
newspapers will be done in Gainesville, and Jim
Osteen, the executive editor of The Gainesville Sun,
will now act as executive editor for both papers.
Robyn Tomlin, former executive editor of the
Star-Banner, recently accepted a position at another
New York Times newspaper in Wilmington, N.C.
There were two motives behind the merge, Star-
Banner Publisher Allen Parsons said to cut costs
and to be more efficient and competitive.
Tom McNiff, the managing editor for the Star-
Banner, said the change was not unusual.
"We're not the only two papers in the nation to
do this," McNiff said. "Producing both papers with


one desk will achieve some cost efficiencies and will
leave us both very strong papers."
Each staff's reporters will continue to gather
news, and the newspapers will retain their separate
titles and personalities.
"Producing both papers with one desk will
achieve some cost efficiencies and will
leave us both very strong papers."
Tom McNiff
managing editor for the Star-Banner

"The Gainesville Sun has a much younger audi-
ence, and we'll try to reflect the news to the very
different readerships," McNiff said.
Learning how to produce two newspapers in one
place may be a challenge, he said.
"Any time you make a significant change, there
are questions and uncertainties," he said. "But so
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ON CAMPUS

Turlington gets upgraded for looks, convenience


By LAUREN BAKER
Alligator Writer

Some Turlington Hall class-
rooms may be known for func-
tion rather than aesthetic appeal,
but three of the building's large
lecture halls received a makeover
this summer.
The lecture halls L-005, L-007
and L-011 debuted a fresh, mod-
ernized look for classes Monday
after being closed since May.
The project missed its original
deadline of July 31, but the halls
were ready for classes Monday,
said Harold Barrand, associate
director of architecture and en-
gineering at UF's Physical Plant
Division.
The division, which was in
charge of the project, faced a tight
deadline to rip up and replace the
carpets, ceilings, wall finishes,
chairs and desks, Barrand said.

Improvements to Turlington

Lecture halls now meet
American Disabilities Act stan-
dards
Each lecture hall received new
carpeting and flooring
Revamped air vents
Fresh tan-colored paint on the
walls
New permanent seats and
wider desks


A major part of the project
was bringing the rooms up to
Americans with Disabilities Act
standards that were put into ef-
fect after Turlington Hall opened
in 1977.
New features of the restored
classrooms include improved
accessibility for handicapped stu-
dents, with sloped flooring around
the perimeter of the room and
down the aisles, as well as desks
without an attached seat in the
back and front of the classrooms.
"[Turlington] was a bit
messy there for a while,
but it cleaned up nice, you
know?"
Harold Barrand
associate director of architecture
and engineering at UF's Physical
Plant Division

Barrand said the new style and
facilities brought the frequently
used lecture halls into the new
millennium.
"We're real proud of
Turlington," he said. "It was a
bit messy there for a while, but it
cleaned up nice, you know?"
Along with an orange-streaked
carpet and new flooring, the proj-
ect included adding new projectors
and a restored air duct system.
UF's Department of Academic
Technology set aside $1.2 million


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The renovations have received
mixed reviews from UF students
attending class in the lecture halls.
Shitarria Battle, a mechani-
cal engineering senior, said she
noticed the new classroom smell,
but the renovations weren't im-
pressive.
"As long as I can see what the


professor is writing on the board, I
don't really care how comfortable
the chair is," Battle said.
Other students leaving the
rooms praised the improved light-
ing, crisp air conditioning and spa-
cious desk area.
UF sophomore Justin Ritchey,
said he hated skating to his morn-
ing class last spring semester


because room L-007 was so hot in-
side. Plus, the tiny desks attached
to the seats did not fit a laptop.
Comfortably sitting in a new
chair with his laptop open on
a wide table, Ritchey said he
even appreciated the bland color
splashing the walls.
"The color may be a pretty plain
tan, but it looks nice," he said.


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Kid's menus not included at Moe's because UF students too old


MOES, from page 1


Chili's Too was suggested in later dis-
cussions between Aramark and UF's food
service committees.
The UF Moe's is the first one on a col-
lege campus, according to a Moe's spokes-
woman.
Brittney Davidson, a UF business ju-
nior, said she is excited about the two new


restaurants.
"You can definitely tell it's a lot busier,"
Davidson said while eating a meal from
Moe's on Tuesday afternoon.
However, she said she misses the kids'
menu, which was omitted from the on-
campus Moe's menu.
"We're college students. We like to get
our cheap kid's meal," she said.
Jill Rodriguez, spokeswoman for Gator
Dining Services, wrote in an e-mail that


"We're college students. We like
to get our cheap kid's meal."
Brittney Davidson
UF business junior

kids' menus were not included because
they are geared toward children under 12,
which is not their customer base.
Another complaint made by students
was that the restaurants do not offer free


drink refills.
Rodriguez wrote that Gator Dining
Services has an on-campus drink refill
program that allows students to purchase
reusable 32-ounce cups. The cup and drink
cost $1.99 initially. Refills are $1.29 at any
on-campus location that sells fountain
drinks.
Moe's and Chili's will begin participat-
ing in the drink refill program this week,
she wrote.


Senators pass resolution unanimously; faculty reaction still unsure


SENATE, from page 1

which makes UF's academic calendar, will be in favor of
the travel day.
Steve Orlando, UF spokesman, said he doubted admin-
istration would be in favor of such a move.
However, Bracco said representatives from five depart-
ments in Tigert Hall that he met with seemed interested,
as long as students showed significant interest.
"They all were very receptive to the idea," Bracco
said.
Among those Bracco met with was Jeanna Mastrodicasa,
assistant vice president for student affairs.
Mastrodicasa said she thinks the
Student idea is worth a discussion, but she is
rnment unsure what faculty feedback will be
to the idea.
One issue, she said, is making sure classes that meet on
Wednesday aren't adversely affected by the decision.
"If we did get rid of a Wednesday, they'd have to make
sure they have another teaching day," Mastrodicasa said.
And the change wouldn't.happen overnight.
"The academic calendar is set pretty far in advance,"
Mastrodicasa said.
"We're talking certainly not this fall but somewhere
down the road."
Bracco told senators that if approved by the adminis-
tration, the travel day could be in place by 2013, although
a change before that is possible.
UF wouldn't be the first school to give the Wednesday
before Thariksgiving off, he said.
Seven of the 15 schools in the SEC currently have the
Wednesday before Thanksgiving or the full week off,
Bracco said.
The University of Arkansas, Mississippi State


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Former Chomp the Vote director Frank Bracco speaks about a resolution to-let students vote on making the Wednes-
day before Thanksgiving a UF holiday at Tuesday night's Senate meeting.
University and the University of South Carolina have no Auburn University, the University of Georgia and the
classes the Wednesday before Thanksgiving Day, accord- University of Mississippi have no classes the entire week
ing to the resolution. of Thanksgiving, according to the resolution.


Elections see low turnout from

students at Reitz Union


PRIMARY, from page 1

Denise Ferrero led the county
judge race with about 45 percent
of the vote. The race will go to a
run-off to determine a majority
winner.
Judges must be elected with
a majority vote, meaning 50 per-
cent of the votes, plus one vote
minimum.
Turnout in the election was
low, especially at the Reitz Union
polling place, where most on-
campus students are assigned to
vote.
Poll workers reported midway
through the day that they had
seen fewer than 10 voters.
"Particularly the second day of
classes when the races are school
board and county judge, you just
don't get a lot of turnout," poll


A man walks by a voting sign at the Reitz Union Tuesday
Tuesday's elections.


clerk Jeff Feller said.
Assistant clerk Marilyn Tubb
agreed.

"Particularly the second
day of classes when the
races are school board
and county judge, you just
don't get a lot of turnout."
Jeff Feller
poll clerk

"We get a lot of younger new-
er students who don't have the
connections to Alachua County,"
Tubb said.
Poll workers said they expect-
ed to see a much higher turnout
at the next election Nov. 4.
Voters must register by Oct. 6
to participate in the Nov. 4 elec-
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Plenty of parking. Call 352-278-9347. Go
to www.bogartproperties.com for more info.
8-27-14-1

Immaculate efficiency condo, renovated, w/d
premises. W/S incl. a/c, NS, No pets. 1.5 mi
S UF/Shands. Quiet area, 2Bus routes. Avail
August $480/mo 561-798-7437 8-28-08-
14-1

Countryside @ University 4BR/4BA Condo.,
2 rms avail. 1 yr lease. 8/1/08 -7/31/09. TV, W/
D, intemet cable access, pool, gym, on bus rt.
$450/mo/rm. $300 dep N/C forAug. 386-445-
0043 Francine or Tony, frannyro@cfl.rr.com
8-29-08-13-1

COUNTRYSIDE AT UNIVERSITY CONDO
4BR/4BA, 3BR/3BA available. 1 year lease.
Includes W/D. $425/mo per room. 352-870-
0242, 352-494-1891 8-29-08-11-1

4BR/4BA Furnished condo. Walk to UF. Only
2 blocks from campus. Utils, W/D, Cable,
Internet incl. 4 rooms available now, $575/mo
each. (954) 821-6228 8-29-08-10-1

Female roommate wanted to share 2BR/
3BA TOWNHOUSES WALKING DISTANCE
to UFI $420/month Washer and dryer!
Private attached bathl Looking for someone
focused on school! call (941)374-0637
8-27-08-5-1


.1 For Rent
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Haile Plantation 2 BR./ 2 bath condo for
rent, on Golf Course, 2nd floor balcony unit
with 1st floor entry; vaulted ceilings, walk-in
closets, private detached garage with no
roam towing, community center, pool, non-
smoking with alarm system available. $1100
month/ offer. Call Jason at 386-316-6020 or
Jmiles87@gmail.com 8-27-08-5-1

FOR RENT (FURNISHED)
Make Sure It's FULLY Furnished Couch,
bed, end tables, blah, blah, blah. Make sure
they've got what you REALLY need Cox
High Speed Internet! Included w/rent at the
best apartment complexes. Ask before you'
sign. Then upgrade to Digital Cable and
Digital Telephone for the ultimate entertain-
ment. cox.com/gators 8-27-5-1

$300/4BR/2BA Walking Distance To UF
Campus. Furnished, 3rd floor condominium
at Univ. Commons. Rms are on individual
leases & locks. Washer & dryer, full kitchen,
private balcoriy, 2 Free HBO Channels, free
internet. $200 deposit, each room.
Call Brad: 813-854-5628 8-29-08-7-1

1bdrm/1bth in CreeksEdge-close to cam-
pus. Big screen tv, clubhouse w/ pool. $625
plus security. Ready now! 352-375-7030 or
352-870-7577 8-27-08-5-1

1bed/bath able in 4/4 Countryside
August RENT FREE!!! Close to UF!
Cable/Wifi/Utilities all included!
Looking for female full year lease
$425.. 7542815023-Shahrouz@ufl.edu 8-
27-08-5-1

FREEAPARTMENT-ALACHUA
in return for part time care of horses/dogs.
Horse experience a must. 352 281 9549
8-29-08-5-1

Looking for roommate to share co-ed 4bdr/
4bath unit in new complex on NW 13th St.
$595 includes all. JNS2589@aol.com 8-
29-5-1

2/1 Completely furnished, Kit. & appliances
like new, custom bath, laundry rm. incl. W/D,
parquet wd floors, window treatments. 1 mile
to shopping/Shands/UF. Sorry, no pets. Avail
9/01/08. $835/mo. Call Joe 727-423-9463
9-4-08-12-1

ROOM IN FULLY FURNISHED NEW
HOUSE. $350/mo, split utils 4 ways. 1 mile
from SFCC. Lula @ 352-283-9905 9-15-
15-1


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LOVE GOING OUT DOWNTOWN?
Luxury apartments with the best location!
Studios*1/1*2/2*3/3 Townhouses!
W/D*Alarm*Pets OK*1 mile to UF
GREAT LEASING SPECIALS! 338-0002
12-10-74-2

Apartments off SW 20th Ave. Close to
,shopping, bus line and a few miles from UF.
Price range $445 to $665. Includes water,
sewer, garbage and pest control. Sorry no
pets allowed. Call 335-7066 Mon-Fri. 12-
10-08-74-2


For Rent
furnished

*Windsor" Park*. 2BR/2BA Furnished Unit.
New W/D. clubhouse, fitness & business/
computer center. Cable/Intemet included.
$580/ea. Ready for occupancy. No pets.
(786) 554-1754 or windsor715@gmail.com
9-23-08-20-1

La Mancha 914 SW 8th Ave. -
Furnished BR for rent 2 blocks from Uf/
Shands Free Cable, utilities, internet, secu-
rity, pool 352-284-7304 9-8-08-10-1

Room(s) for rent 3 BR/2 BA house close to
campus. Large living room, garage, washer
and dryer. Year lease. From $350 plus utili-
ties. AVAILABLE NOW.. Call Alvaro for info
305-395-0933 9-2-08-5-1

Ivy House: single room wl parking space
Located 10 steps from sorority row. Rent is
$735 plus $40.00 a month for parking space
(optional). For more information, call (561)
262-3285, or kellypjacobson@ufl.edu 9-
5-08-8-1

$400..4BDRM/4BTH NEAR UF/SHANDS
INC UTIL..NEAR POOL..FRESH PAINT
CLEAN..READY TO MOVE IN..W/D CALL
RON 561-441-0700.RONGO66@MSN.COM
9-3-08-5-1


For Rent
unfurnished

*QUIET, CLEAN, LOTS of GREEN SPACE.
Rustic 1BR apt. $375/mo.
*1BR cottage $435/mo. Call 378-9220 or
mobile 213-3901.12-10-08-74-2

HOUSES ACROSS FROM UF!
**1 MONTH FREE***
**$0 Move in fees**
2, 3, & 4 BR from $415/person
371-7777 CollegeParkUF.com
12-10-08-74-2


*LYONS SPECIAL*
$99 1st month's rent 377-8797
12-10-08-74-2

1 & 2 BR's-HUGEI FREE RENT
* NO MOVE IN FEES! ** 1 MONTH FREE!
* 1 BR 732 SF ONLY $655
* 2 BR 1050 SF ONLY $730
Water/Sewer Included! 335-7275
12-10-08-74-2


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1 For Rent: Furnishid 6 Furnishings 11 Motorcycles, Mopeds 16 Health Services 21 Entertainment
2 For Rent: Unfurnished 7 Computers 12 Autos 17 Typing Services 22, Tickets
3 Sublease 8 Electronics 13 Wanted 18 Personals 23 Rides
4 Roommates 9 Bicycles 14 Help Wanted 19 Connections 24 Pets
5 Real Estate 10 For Sale 15 Services 20 Event Notices 25 Lost & Found

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1 BR'sl NO FEES FREE RENT
* 1 MONTH FREE / NO FEES!
* 1 br ONLY $560!
* Walk/Bike to UF Pets loved
* Quiet Pools 372-7555
12-10-08-74-2


Deluxe, Large 3, 4, 5, 6, 7BR 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 12-10-08-74-2

Calling all CooksH!
We have 1/is @ $649 with a
HUGE kitchen, pantry & breakfast bar!
Spacious bedroom w walk-in closet!
Pinetreegardens.com*376-4002
12-10-74-2

Deluxe, large one or two bedroom, 60 second
walk to UF. Wood firs, washer dryer included,
fireplace, patio deck. Can furnish. Short term
available. Private Owner. $595-up. 352-538-
2181. Lvmsg 12-10-08-74-2

*SLEEP IN*
*GET TO CLASS ON TIME*
Close to UFI!I
Luxury 1/1, 2/2 flats & 3/3 TH
FREE cable HBO/Show & Tanning
Gated Alarms Pet Friendly
Oxford Manor, 377-2777
12-10-74-2

** ELLIE'S HOUSES **
Quality single family homes. Walk or bike to
UF. www.ellieshouses.com 352-215-4991- or
352-215-4990 12-10-71-2

AFFORDABLE 2 BR ACROSS FROM UF
**1 MONTH FREE RENT*"
*$0 Move in fees"
*$500 Visa Gift Card*
371-0769 collegeparkuf.com
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THE LAURELS APARTMENTS
*Sign TODAY, get 1 MONTH FREE*
on our luxury, 2/2 & 3/3 townhomes
FREE Cable w/HBO and Showtime
All Amenities plus FREE Tanning
Gated*Alarms*Pet Friendly 335-4455
www.thelaurelsuf.com
12-10-08-74-2

2 BR's now just $730
PLUS One Month Free
Great location behind Butler Plaza
Pool*Gym*Clubhouse* Pet Friendly
www.spanishtrace.org *373-1111
12-10-08-74-2

Don't Settle
Come Home to Cobblestone
2/2 & 3/3 Luxury Apts.
Tanning, Pool, Bus stop,
Cable, Dog Park & MORE!
(352)377-2801
12-10-74-2

Bivens Cove HUGE Specials for Fall!!ll
2BR-$399/person, 3BR-$316/person,
FREE TANNING! TWO POOLS!
W/D in select units.
Call or Come by Today! 376-2507
12-10-08-74-2

Going, Going, almost Gone!
Huge 1,2&3 Beds*one Month FREE
We love bets!*Cable
Full W/D*Tanning*Pool
Call Now for Free Internet: 372-8100
12-10-74-2

The Boardwalk-
CALL FOR FALL SPECIALSI!
1BR-$649, 2BR-$385/pers 3BR-$320/pers
GREAT Bus Route, POOL, FREE Tanning!
Call or Stop by Today!!! 377-7401
12-10-08-74-2

FREE RENT!!
1,2 & 4 bed for imm. or fall
FREE Alarm*FREE UF Parking
Pets Welcome
Close to everything!
Call for specials 332-7401
12-10-74-2


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OSOPARKING@@@
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve nowl Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 12-10-08-74-2

Your Mom
wants you to live here
1,2, or 3 BR
*Great Deals*
Pet friendly, Gated
(352)372-0400
12-10-74-2

$1500 & $1750 back
Close to UF Tanning, 3 Pools
24 hr gym, game room
B-ball, V-ball & Tennis courts
352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com
12-10-74-2

AVAILABLE IMMEDIATE I
2's from $393/person
1's from $529
Quiet community, close to Butler Plaza
Hidden Village Apts. 376-1248
12-10-08-74-2

One Month Free!
Zero Signing Fees!
Luxurious Student Living
2's-$520, 3's-$447 & 4's-$422 Per Room
FREE Cable, Tanning, Alarms, & W/D
Furniture, Utility and Internet Pkgs Available!
Luxury 2/2.5 Spacious Townhomes
336-3838 TheLandingsUF.com
Convenient Bus Route! 2 Miles to UF
12-10-74-2

AS BIG AS A HOUSE!
Huge 4BR TH W/D inc.
FREE UF Parking*FREE Gym
Call for specials 332-7401 12-10-74-2

FREE Wii & $450 CASH BACK
OR Get a Dell Laptop
OR Rents as low as $437 for 4/4's
$467 for 3/3's & $557 for 212's
Sign at Lexington Today!
Don't Miss Out on the Best Year Ever!
www.lexingtoncrossinguf.com
352-373-9009
12-10-74-2

A LOT for a LITTLE
HUGE & COZY 1 & 3 Beds
One Month FREE No move-in fees
W/D*Close to campus
Call now: 372-8100* We love pets!
12-10-74-2


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ONE-DERFULI
Cozy Studios From $645
.Spacious 1/1's From $825
The Perfect Downtown Location
GREAT LEASING SPECIALS
Why have Roommates? 338-0002
12-10-74-2

MUSEUM WALK
Gainesvllle's Best Kept Secret
Leasing for Fall & NOW!
Luxury 2/2 TH
FREE Cable, FREE Tanning, FREE Alarms
Walk to UF *379-WALK
12-10-74-2

WALK TO UF & Save $$$!
No Move-in Fees, FREE RENT
2br/lba from $770
Wood floors availl Pets loved!
FREE Parking! 372-7111
12-10-08-74-2

LAKEWOOD VILLAS
Large 1, 2 & 3 bdrm Floor Plans;
Furniture Packages Inc. Washer/Dryer;
Workout Rm, Tennis Court; Swimming Pool;
Sauna etc. Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-3
700 SW 62nd Blvd 877-781-8314
www.lakewoodvilllas.com
12-10-08-74-2

0 SPYGLASS 0
Individual Leases: Furniture Packages,
Incl Washer/Dryer, FREE Hispeed Intermet;
Every Unit is an End Unit
Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-3
701 SW 62nd Blvd 888-267-5078
www.spyglassapts.com
12-10-08-74-2

ARBOR
1 mo. FREE RENT
1 BR/1 BA starting at $655
Close to UF & Shands
2411 SW 35th PI
866-650-8069
M-F 9-6, Sat. 10-2
12-10-08-74-2

ACROSS FROM UF!
No Move-in Fees! FREE rent!
Studios $499, includes electric!
Pets loved. Wood floors available
372-7111 Collegemanor.org
12-10-08-74-2

NEW VISIONS SOUTH
LUXURY APTS
Walk to UF from sorority row
Gourmet kitchen, WID, Tile,
Alarm, Spacious, Student friendly de-
sign. 1BR/1BA $999,
2/2.5 Townhouse $1499
Gore-Rabell Real Estate
378-1387 www.gore-rabell.com
12-10-08-74-2

SPREAD OUT
In 1096 sq. ft of our 3/2!
D/WVwalk-in cliset*vanity
Pool*tennis/bball cts*alarm
$945 -just $315 p/personl
Pinetreegardens.com*376-4002
12-10-74-2


BEAUTIFULAND LUXURIOUS
Ceramic tile, maple cabinets, TV in Kitchen
4= Huge Scr. Porches, W/D, Walk-in Closets
Only 1.5 miles to UF
2/2's & 3/3's Starting at $500/per person
Hidden Lake 374-FUNN 12-10-74-2


1 MONTH FREE 2 BR STEPS FROM UF
$0 MOVE IN FEES $500 Visa Gift Card
From $445/person FREE PARKING
WD Avail*Wood Floor Avail*Pool*Pets Loved
CollegeParkUF.com 371-0769
12-10-08-74-2

TWO BLOCKS TO UFI
MIDTOWN Studios and 1/1s
** $0 MOVE IN FEES ***
**1 MONTH FREE RENT**
From $525*371-7777
12-10-08-74-2

Save Gas & Walk to UF!
1brs from $599 150 ft from UF!
$0 move-in fees + 1 month FREEI
FREE parking! Pets Welcome!
372-7111 CollegeManor.org
12-10-08-74-2


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FREE RENTIIII
Studios, 1BRs and 2BRs
Steps to UF, FREE PARKING
*$0 Move in fees*l MONTH FREE*
371-7777 CollegeParkUF.com
12-10-08-74-2

Vaulted ceilings, resort style pool...
And more!! Your luxurious 4/4 is waiting!
COME IN TODAY
and receive a personal check for...
$300!!!!!!
352-271-3131
12-10-74-2

Whispering Pines, brand new units
convenient to hospitals and vet school,
2br/2ba, fully equipped kitchen, ice-
maker, washer and dryer, monitored
alarm system, $1000/mo, now renting for
summer/fall semesters, ask about 1 mo free!
www.edbaurmanagement.com
1731 NW 6th St. 375-7104 x113
12-10-74-2

AVAILABLE NOW& FALL
Walk to UF 1BR, $425-$785
2BR $575- $1000
Gore-Rabell Real Estate
378-1387 www.gore-rabell.com
12-10-08-74-2

Action Real Estate Services
Houses to Condos
1-4 BR, Starting at $450
www.action-realtors.com
352-331-1133
12-10-74-2

Hate your roommates?
Luxury 1/1 @ $733
No fees Move in TODAY!
352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com ,
12-10-74-2


PET'S PARADISE
$375 $650. No app or pet fee. 1 & 2BR,
privacy fenced. SW. 352-331-2099 9-8-
08-61-2

The Best Apartment
No Fees, up to $1750 back
Minutes to UF
1/1, 2/2, & 3/3 move in today!
352-335-7656 www.thepolosuf.com
12-10-74-2




APARTMENTS
*1 MONTH FREE OR CASH BACK*
Brand NEW & leasing for Fall 08
>From 1080 sq ft/2brs 1633 sq ft/3brs
Beach-entry pool*free tanning*pet friendly
352.376.0696 www.EnclaveUF.com
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FREE Wii & $450 CASH BACK
OR Get a Dell Laptop
OR Rents as low as $437 for 4/4's
$467 for 3/3's & $557 for 2/2's
.Sign at Lexington Today!
Don't Miss Out on the Best Year Ever!
www.lexingtoncrossinguf.com
352-373-9009
12-10-74-2

2 MONTHS FREE
TOTALLY RENOVATED!!
1BR. Villas
*No roommate hassles*
Courtney Greens Villas 375-3077
www.gremco.com 12-10-74-2

*Walk to UF, 3BD/2BAO
3 Blocks to Norman Hall
Historic, Stone Duplex
Newly Remodeled
WD, HVAC, Pet Friendly
$1350/mo
352-375-8256
12-10-74-2


For Rent
unfurnished

Sign today and pay No Move In Fees
3/3's $1299 and 2/2's $1099
Our apartments offer cable w/HBO &
Showtime, Internet, 24 hour maintenance,
sparkling pool, tanning bed, & 24 hour gym.
Call Now for limited time offer!
352-374-FUNN (3966)
12-10-74-2

APTS for rent close to UF!
www.merrillmanagement.net
Merrill Management Inc.
352-372-1494 x10 8-29-37-2

2BR 1BAApts $575/Mo
5 BIks to UF, Central H &Air
Laundry Fac. Carpet, Pets Allowed.
Can do a lease Thru
Dec, April, May, June or July
829 Sw 5th Avenue
Call Merrill Management Inc.
352-372-1494 8-29-30-2

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Live at The Links at Haile Plantation:
Beautiful 3br/2ba condo' avail now- for
$1295/mo-Securtiy Dep $800; unit has
fireplace, screened porch, W/D and cov-
ered garage. Resident will have access
to pool, gym, clubhouse. Unit # T-118.
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 X110 12-10-74-2

Live at The Links at Haile Plantation:
Spacious 3br/2ba unit becoming avail 08/08:
rent $1350/mo-Security Dep $800: This is an
end unit w/ screened porch. Resident will
have access to pool, gym, clubhouse. Unit
AA-155 www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731
NW6th Street 375-7104 X110 12-10-74-2

Live at The Links at Haile Plantation:
Spacious 3br/2ba unit becoming avail
mid-May: rent $1200/mo-Security Dep
$800; Unit w/screened porch and cdv-
ered garage. Resident will have access
to pool, gym, cluhouse. Unit U-124.
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 X110 12-10-74-2


Brand New/ Leasing forAug.
Have your own house and live in
G'ville largest floor plans.
Clubhouse w/ pool, fitness, computer study,
free tanning. Pet Friendly
2BR/2.5BA sq ft 1,263
3BR/3BA sq ft -1,530
4BR/4BA sq ft 1,794
REDUCED RATES AND NO MOVE IN
FEES FOR A LIMITED TIME
Ask About $500 Special!
352-373-7959
www.cottagegroveatgainesville.com
12-10-08-74-2

"WALK TO UF"
3 and 4 bd houses avail now.
Starting @ $1450/mo.
Call Campus Realty @ 352-692-3800
Rentals.campusrealtygroup.com
8-29-28-2

"*2 Story Townhouse"
Large 2bd/2.5ba unit available 1
A must see at $1000/mo.
Call Campus Realty 352-692-3800
Rentals.campusrealtygroup.com
8-29-28-2

II Starting @ $450/moll
Individual leses avail for
4bd condos and townhouses.
Some units offer utiltiy packages
Call Campus REalty 352-692-3800
Rental.campusrealtygroup.com
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2 bed luxury condos for rent.
Granite tops, tall ceilings, private balcony,
super quiet construction. $1600/mo.
Call Eric Wild at 352-870-9453
12-10-74-2


New & Nice! Close to UF
3 bed 3 bath on Williston Rd.
Gorgeous home w/everythingl
Union Properties 352-373-7578
www.rentgainesville.com 12-10-74-2


AUGUST FREE CASABLANCA WEST!
2 BR 2.5 BA townhouses,
w/d hookups, pool, ceramic tile, $815/rent
2735 SW 35th Place #904
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


BIKE TO UF/WALK TO DOWNTOWN
Large 5 BR house in historic Duckpond,
wood floors, w/d hookups, $1895/rent
406 NE 7th Street
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


MARCHWOODI AUGUST FREE!
2 BR 2 BA townhouse,
New'flooring & paint, w/d hookups,
Vaulted ceilings, pool, $775/rent
4385 SW 20th Lane
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


WALK TO UFI 3BR 2 BA, new flooring,
Before move-in! vaulted ceilings, garage,
Washer/dryer, $1600/rent, 2624 NW 4th Ave
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


CLOSE TO OAKS MALL! 3 BR 2 BA,
New ceramic tile & paint, carport, w/d
Hkups, $925/rent, 1410 NW 55th Tern
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


BRIGHTON PARK 2BR 2.5BA townhouse,
separate dining, high ceilings, Jacuzzi tub,
pool, $895/rent, 4415 SW 34th St. #609
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEsstate.com 8-29-
26-2


HISTORIC DOWNTOWN! 1st Month FREE
3 BR 2 BA Duplex, wood floors, lawn/water
included, Washer/dryer, $1025/rent,
220 SE 8th St #2
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


BIKE TO CAMPUS AUGUST FREE!
2 BR 1.5 BA townhouseS,
Ceramic tile, newer carpet, w/d hkups,
$675-695/rent, 3925 SW 26th Terrace
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


DUCKPONDI Super cute 2 BR 1 BA house,
'airport, CH/AC, w/d hkups, $925/rent
738 NE 8th Avenue
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
26-2


Affordable, Quiet, Comfortable
1's from $529 2's from $393/person
Close to UF, Shands, Butler Plaza
Pet Friendly 376-1248
www.hiddenvillageapt.com
12-10-08-74-2


WINDMEADOWS
*LIMITED TIME SPECIAL!!!

Effective 8/1/08 -

* You will pay no application fees
(Normally $35 per person)
* Washer/dryer included in the Buckeyes
and Emperors floorplans

Mon-Fri 9-6, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-5
3700 Windmeadows Blvd -
Behind Butler Plaza. 352-373-3558

*Special may be renewed weekly. Check
with Windmeadows each week to ensure
special is still running.
12-10-08-74-2

ENJOY'YOUR OWN BATH!
3BR/3BA homes off of SW 34th Str
Close to UF. W/D incl
Union Properties 352-373-7578
www.rentgainesville.com 12-10-74-2

1 BLOCK FROM NORMAN HALL
2BR/1BA, 2 story duplex. Wood & ceramic
tile floors, updated kitchen, appliances incl
W/D, privacy fenced backyard. Pets ok.
Reserved parking at front door. Owner pays
water $825/mo. Call Carol 352-377-3852 9-
4-08-23-2

Homestead Apartments
Aug & Sept free on our 1BR & 2BR/1 BA
$139 moves you in
1 & 2 BDs starting from $699
Please call (352) 376-0828
gremco.com 12-10-74-2

Pinerush Villas
Aug/Sept FREE
$139 moves you in
1 & 2 BDs starting from $539
Please call (352) 375-1519
gremco.com 12-10-74-2

Sundown Apartments
First month free
$139 moves you in
Studio apts starting from $499
Please call (352) 377-2596
gremco.com 12-10-74-2

GREAT STUDENT RENTALS
WALKING DISTANCE TO UF
Starting @ $299. Per month
Call 352-692-3800 or visit our website @
http://rentals.campusrealtygrboup.cdm
8-29-08-17-2

Bike to UF, NW 3br home on quiet
deadend street, wood floors, beauti-
ful great room, 2 car garage, $1550.
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 12-10-74-2

Quiet Area Near Duck Pond
2 Bed, 1 Bath w Washer Dryer, Pets OK,
$650, August 1st. Call Jeffrey @ 352-246-
5801 8-29-08-17-2

Available August 1st, 2/1 Downtown for
$799/Month PET FRIENDLY. Plenty of park-
ing ,NO TOWING! Call John at 213-8417 or
email JohnOdd24@yahoo.com for pictures
and more information,
7-29-08-7-2

BIKE TO UF
4BR/3BA, over 2000 sf, nice area 1 mi to
UF. 2816 W Univ Ave. $1550/mo. 1st, last
mo & 1 mo SD 376-6183, 352-327-2931
8-29-08-8-2

Great Location near UF
Large 3BD/2BA home, w/wd
Lawn service, screens porch
2041 NW 7th Place $1400/mo
Union Properties 352.373,7578
www.rentgainesville.com 12-10-74-2

CASABLANCA EAST
2BD/1.5 BA $ 725/mo
Pets OK w/fee
Union Properties 352.373.7578
www.rentgainesville.com 12-10-74-2

GO GATORS!
Enjoy ample parking onsite
Walk to campus, w/d hook-ups
2BR/1.5BA 1433 NW 3rd Ave $975/mo
Union Properties 352-373-7578
www.rentgaineesville.com 12-10-74-2


3BR 2BA Home with Family Room
Central H &Air, Washer/Dryer
Nice Large Home $1275/mo.
2320 NW 16th Ave
Merill Management Inc.
352-372-1494 8-29-16-2

AFFORDABLE RENT 2BR 2BA mobile
Home, split plan, large living room, w/d hk-
ups, Close to Butler Plaza,
$695/rent, 6723 SW 54th Ave
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurllngtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
16-2

REMODELED 2BR 1 BA duplex,
Biking distance to UF, ceramic tile, fenced
yard, Pets considered, $650/rent,
2644-B SW 31st Place
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
16-2

1st MONTH FREE! 3BR 2BA,
Living & family room, 2 bonus rooms,
w/d hkups, fireplace, $1095/rent,
3305 NW 46th PI
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEstate.com 8-29-
16-2

READY FOR MOVE-INII 2BR 1BA, new
flooring/paint, w/d hkups, CH/AC, courtyard,
$575/rent,
535-B NW 26th Avenue
Carl Turlington Real Estate, Inc. 372-9525
www.TurlingtonRealEState.com 8-29-
16-2

Executice- New Home never lived in-3/2,only
blocks from Shands & U of F. No smoking
no pets. 1st and security required. Available
Aug. $1900/Mo. Call Gary 352-258-9116 8-
29-08-15-2

$AVE MONEY*$AVE GAS
50 NEW Scooters Availablell
4BR RMMTE MATCH from $3991mo
includes Cable w/HBO Full Size W/D, DW,
Pool, Gym, PC Lab & More
www.ucommonscondos.com 352.377.6700
8-29-08-15-2


***4BR/2BA HISTORIC HOUSE***
10 blocks to UF. Near downtown. High ceil-
ing, wood floor, cent A/C, W/D, tons of char-
acter. Avail Now 237 SW 4th Ave. $980/mo
352-214-9270 12-10-08-74-2

1BD/1BA CONDO GREAT LOCATION
Close to campus and Shands. W/D included
Huge walk-in closet.$800/mo.
AVAILABLE NOW
321-543-8142 billdodds@earthlink.net.
8-29-08-14-02

Bike to UF, 3BR/2BA, on quiet dead
end street, wood floors, 2 car garage,
washer/dryer, & yard care. Nice! $1400/mo.
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 352-375-7104 12-10-74-2

Across from campus, brand new
apt.units, 2br/2ba, security, wa/dr, 1185 Sw
9th rd., $1000, 375-0048 8-29-08-14-2

WALK TO SHANDS/UF.
Affordable and quiet 2/2 located at
Campus Edge. Wood floors,
upgraded cabinets, washer and dryer.
Call now for special pricing 954-325-6375
8-29-14-2

2BR/1BA near UF & Shands
Large, quiet, very private
$695, see www.mamasoes.com/apt
for video and photos
9-25-08-31-2

Near UF, available now. 3/2 house with
large living area and yard, window A/C, W/D
hookups, yard service included, off street
parking. 414 NW 10th St. $1000 per mo.
Edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th St.
375-7104 12-10-74-2

1BR/1BA in golf course community. Newly
refurbished, tile floors, granite counter tops,
new appliances, W/D.
11961 Turkey Creek Blvd. 386-462-0994
$650/mo, $500 security deposit. 8-27-08-
11-2


Horse Barn & Mobile Home: 6 mi to UF, 2
brdroom, one bath, washer/dryer/ screened
porch/fenced yard. 10 stall barn,padded
stalls,automatic waterers, hay bar, round
pen, arena, grassy paddocks. Deposit and
references required. CALL 352-376-8792
8-29-08-12-2

Near Oaks Mall
2BR 2BA Condo in Timberway
Central H &Air, Carpet $750/Mo
3317 NW 51st Terrace
Call Merrill Management Inc. 372-1494 8-
29-12-2

We've Rolled Back the Prices!
$450/mo 1 BD/1BA close to UF
Windsor Terrace Apts.
3520 SW 20th Avenue
Union Properties 352-373-7578 12-10-74-2

HARDWOOD FLOORS!
Adorable & Remodeled
2BD/1 BA $995/mo W/D incl.
Near Norman & Sorority Row
Union Properties 352-373-7578
www.rentgainesville.com 12-10-74-2

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 20th Ave. 8-29-12-2

Phoenix Apartments (3120 SW 26th Way)
2 Br 1 Ba (freshly updated) apartment, 900
square foot, on bus route UF/Shands. W/D
hookups and fenced backyard.2 apartments
available ($550-560) 562-2782 or 514-6869
8-28-10-2

LAW SCHOOL- 5 MINUTE WALK
3BR/1BA, cent AC/Heat, carport, garage,
remodeled kitchen. $1250/mo. 1st/last/sec.
Avail 8/15. 106 NW 25th St. 363-0658 8-
29-08-11-2


$1200/TOWNHOUSE IN
MEADOWBROOKE FOR RENT
This is a charming 2br, 2ba end unit town-
house w/ garage on the fairway. Just minutes
From the mall, Santa Fe College and UF.
. Gated community, quiet neighborhood which
is great for grad students and families. 1165
Square feet, granite countertops, like new
appliances, w/d included if needed, energy
star home, security system available, access
to clubhouse, exercise room and golf course.
352 538-3952 8-28-08-10-2

NW 39th Ave. Fancy Ig 2/2 + loft (3rd BR).
Open, bright, costly laminated wood look-
ing firs. $765-$775. Add new ceramic tile fir.
$900. Nice 2/2 gated patio, trees $650-670.
On bus rt. Good area. 373-8310 / 219-3937
8-27-8-2

READY TO MOVE IN Today!!

Rocky Point
1,2,3 Bedrooms
3100 SW 35th Place
352-376-1619

Archer Woods
1,2, Bedrooms
3020 SW Archer Rd
352-373-8727

Country Gardens
1&2 Bedrooms
2001 SW 16th St.
352-373-4500
8-29-08-10-2


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oakbrook condo walk to shands/uf
move in now very nice 2br2ba has
large storage w/d,all appliances
free parking/water/july,$900/mo
352-281-0733 or 352-284-0316 8-27-08-
8-2

HISTORIC HOUSES
3BR/1BA, high ceilings, porch, wd firs. 923
SE 4th St. near S. Main. $1100/mo. 3BR
Bungelow, NE 10th st. oak firs, Irg yrd. $875/
mo. No dogs. sallygville@aol.com 378-3704
8-29-10-2

2BR/2BA Fully Renovated. All new appli-
ances, tile and wood floors, etc. Gated com-
munity minutes from Shands/UF campus.
Amenities include pool and racquetball court.
875/month 305-992-5375 9-8-14-2

3/2 house 1 ml from UF stadium 3025
University Ave. Must see layout! Huge screen
room on back of house. Fenced backyard.
Pets ok. Reduced $1,450/mo. Call 407-353-
0564 9-5-13-2

Lg.2/2 for rent. Bdrms 13x19
Sparrow Condo SW 75th Street
dep$700.00/ $775.00 monthly
Bus line/Mall/Good schools
262-7979 10-1-08-30-2,

1 BLOCK NORMAN HALL/I.5 BLK to UF
3BR/1BTH Living rm, dining rm, wash/dryer,
sunroom, parking included, owner pays wa-
ter 12 mo lease avail-8/1
call 352-224-8460 $1500 9-2-08-10-2

VICTORIA STATION
2 Bedroom/2 1/2 bath Condo, upstairs
and downstairs, washer and dryer, pool in
complex, great condition, intemet access
included. 518-859-9258 8-29-08-9-2

HUGE 2 BR 1 BA
Ask about 1 month FREE RENT
W/D hookups. Pets OK
Walk to Vet School
$700 mo. Move in today!
866-747-8314 CMC LLLP
Lic. Real Estate Broker
Equal Housing Oppty.
12-10-08-74-2

SAVE Money Miami Style New Tiled
2/2 Duplex vaulted ceiling, central heat, air
W/D H/U, close to UF/Mall; Private Backyard
$675/mo Call 352-374-4216 for app. 8-29-
08-8-2'

2BD/1BA House SW 57th Dr. $1000/mo,
1stllast/$500 security, 1 yr lease
fireplacefenced backyard, lawn maintenance
and pest control included, pets considered.
Call (352) 258-1600 or brudekr@cox.net
8-27-08-5-2

4/2 HOUSE
Close to UF, movies and restaurnats. $1250/
mo. $1000 deposit. Immediate availability.
Call 352-284-0740 8-27-08-5-2

FANTASTIC LOCATION!
2BR/1BA single story duplex. within minutes
of UF, Shands & West Univ Ave locations.
No pets, no smoking. Private off-street park-
ing. $575-$625 494-1188 8-27-08-5-2

FIRST MONTH RENT IS FREE!
IN IRONWOOD GOLFCOURSE VILLAGES
QUIET, SPACIOUS, 8 MINUTES FRM UF
3 BD/ 1 1/2BA Unfurn, Jacuzzi $1050 mo.
Pets ok, 1/2 off Sec. Dp. 3523766220 8-
27-5-2


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$575...Cute 1 bedroom apartment.
Hardwood floors and ceiling fans
Located on NW 7th St behind Leo's 706.
Close to UF and downtown
Cats allowed 904-540-0342 8-27-5-2

IMMEDIATE AVAILABILITY
Efficient, Clean & Spacious, Wood or Tile
Floors, Fenced yards, Close to Campus, Pet
Friendly, Reasonable Rates 352-494-8959
*Apartments, Quad Plex:
2 BR/1BA- 1BR/1BA-SWAREA
*Houses: 4BR/2BA-3BR/2 BA-SWAREA
*Condo: 3BR/2.5 BA, GARAGE-
BELLAMY FORGE, NW, 43RD ST. 8-
27-08-5-2
3BR/2BA in Springtree. All appliances,
fenced backyard, garage, covered patio.
Nice. $1100/mo. $1100 sec. dep. 538-9829.
Available Now. 8-29-08-7-2

MILL POND Across from Gainesville Health
& Fitness. 2/2 plus loft room, W/D, tile down-
stairs, carpet up. Pool, tennis, small pets ok.
2.5 mi to stadium. $1000/mo. Call 278-8827
Big rooms and extra storage. 8-27-08-5-2

GREAT LOCATION. $650, 1 BR WITH
LARGE STUDY, 1 BLOCK SHANDS/
CAMPUS,SOME UTILS,(352) 376 0080,
(352) 284 3873. NO DOGS 9-18-08-20-2

SW 3bdrm/2bth, Ig living rm w/ fireplace,
dining rm, screened patio, attached garage,
fenced, new carpet. $1000./mth plus security.
Call 352-375-7030 or 352-870-7577 Avail
now. 8-27-08-5-2

Adorable Vintage Home in Williston 3BR,
1.5 BA, indoor laundry, completely remod-
eled, backporch overlooking woods, walking
distance to town and schools, no smoking or
pets $750 mo.(352)339-0634 8-29-08-8-2

Beautiful home in Haile Plantation 3BR 2BA
2 car garage, culdesac, 1770 sq ft, tiled
screened porch, split br plan open with vault-
ed ceilings, no smoking or pets. $1500/mo.
Call(352)339-0634 8-29-08-8-2

Room for rent in 4br 2 bath home offwillistoh
Road. Only 2 miles fron UF and 1.5 miles
from 1-75. $295 a month plus utilities Please
call 727-430-1490 9-4-10-2





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Charming 3b/lb House, quiet country set-
ting, close to town (5min to dwtn, 10min to
UF). Wood firs, screen porch, cent H/AC,
W/D. No smokrs. Avail 8/15. $700/mo. 375-
6854. Grad student or professional prfd.
8-28-08-5-2

Minutes to UF, Shands VA Hosp & UF horse
farm. 4Br/2Ba home open floor plan, screen
patio, huge oaks and privacy fenced back-
yard $1250/mo. Friendly pets ok 262-9131
9-5-08-10-2


Fabulous 3 BD/2.5 BA townhome
w/garage. Clean & bright, w/pool,
tennis, W/D. Near UF, Oaks
mall, and bus line. $1400/mo.
Call 352-246-7712. 8-28-08-5-2


SPRINGTREE 2BR/2BA, in quiet NW
neighborhood, garage; W/D, fireplace,
cathedral ceiling, A/C & fans throughout,
encl. porch, $875/mo + 1 mo sec. dep. ph #
333-1990 8-28-08-5-2

Beautiful 3/3 in Rockwood Villas, you will
need to furnish your room. Rent is 400 plus
1/3 utilities. There is a washer and dryer in
the townhouse with NEW paint, carpet, tile
and appliances. Please call Lena at 941-302-
0582 ASAP. 8-28-5-2

2 BR 1 BA Duplex 6 BIks to UF
Central H & Air $600/Mo
605 NW 13th Terrace
Call Merrill Management Inc.
352-372-1494 8-29-6-2

3BR 2BA Home with Family Room
Central H & Air, Washer/Dryer,
Nice Large Home $1275/Mo
2320 NW 16th Avenue
Call Merrill Management Inc. 352-372-1494
8-29-6-2

PICK WICK PARK
2BR 1 % BA Condo
#1005 4411 SW 34th St.
$700/Mo, new carpet, new tile,
1000 sq. ft. Pool, Clubhouse
etc. Call Merrill Management Inc
352-372-1494 8-29-12-2

2br/lba units located steps away from UF at
1215 SW 4th Ave. House is separated into
upstairs and down units: tile floors, wooden
accented interiors; decaled parking spaces
inc. w/rent; access to laundry facilities for
residents. $625/mo, Security $650
www.edbaurmanagement.com- 1731 NW 6
Street- 375-7104 12-10-74-2

2br/lba at NE Blvd Apts-high ceilings and
wooden floors make this unit an excellent
student rental: close to dwntwn and laun-
dry facility on site; ample parking; $625/
mo,Security $650
www.edbaurmanagement.com-1731 NW6th
Street- 375-7104 12-10-74-2

Across from SFCC-2br/1ba has a lot of
upgrades in kitchen, good paint job, W/D
incl. storage area on bckprch for bikes etc;
$650/mo security $800; 3143 NW 79th Ct
www.edbaurmanagement.com-1731 NW 6th
Street-375-7104 12-10-74-2

2br/2ba twnhs, loft style-Rockwood Villas
#824 SW 55th Terr, Close to Oaks Mall,
and on bus route. Unit is spacious and has
Ig walk-in closet upstairs; W/d incl; New
Dishwasher, screen back porch; pet friendly;
$800/mo, Security $750
www.edbaurmanagement.com-1731 NW 6th
Street-375-7104 12-10-74-2

2br/2.5 ba twnhs at Hailey Forest just west
of 1-75, live near all the amenities of Archer
Road, also on bus route; unit has only been
rented once, almost brand new; has W/D
hkps and nice appliances; no pets or smok-
ers; one month FREE RENT w/signed lease;
$975/mo, Security $1000
www.edbaurmanagement.com-1731 NW 6th
Street-375-7104 12-10-74-2

Live at The Links at Haile Plantation:
Spacious 3br/2ba units avail now: nice
appliances- W/D hkps, AA-155-new paint
throughout; $1150/mo Security Dep $800;
This is an end unit w/ screened porch. Unit
U-124-$1100/mo-$800; Both units have golf
course view; Residents will have access to
pool, gym, clubhousre
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 x110 12-10-74-2


S f CFor Rent 1 \ For Rent
)8--- unfurnished II unfurnished


RENT REDUCED-3br/2ba 1100 sq ft home
in Palmetto Creek; totally new paint, new
carpet; firepl; 2 car garg, W/D hkps; fenced
bkyrd; MUST SEE; $1000/mo, security $500
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 12-10-74-2

HURRY, HORSE PROPERTY. 2BR/1BA
cottage, lakefront views, 20 acres, fenced,
adjoins Gothe State Forest. 330-329-8834.
Email writer777@att.net. Riding trails, 15 mi
from campus, 1.5 mi dirt driveway. 9-8-10-2

Condo 2/1 Brandywine Old Archer Rd. Like
New. Call to see @813-924-7192. Avail now.
$650 per month, includes water. Laundry
Room, Pool, Rec Room on premises. Quiet.
No Pets. 8-29-08-5-2

Move In Now!
2 bed/2.5 bath condo in Kensington North
(SW 20th Ave) avail, for $900/mth. Internet
included. Call Tarah at 941-705-0778. 8-
29-5-2

MONTICELLO CONDO
2BR/2BA/1 CAR GARAGE, pool & tennis
court privileges, across from GHFC, $1100/
mo. Call 331-6872 9-8-08-10-2

HOUSE 4BR/2BA 2000 sq ft. Central heat/
air. Wood floor, tile, carpet in bedrooms.
Garage plus 2 car carport. 1105 NW 14th
Ave. $1300/mo Andree Realty 375-2900
9-30-08-26-2

One Bedroom/One Bath in Campus Point.
Located a block from UF and Shands.
Washer and Dryer included. Rent is $650 a
month. Contact Luke Brantley 352-359-0711
for showing. 9-4-8-2


4BR/3BA HOME
3000 sq ft, 1 mile to UF. $2200/mo. 352-213-
3943 8-29-5-2

Rocky Point
376-1619

2/2 Furnished
$824 mo

2/2 w/washer dryer &
Aug/Sept rent free
950 sq ft
$899
Pets welcome
9-8-08-10-2

Large house for rent: 3bd/2ba, wood/tile firs,
fenced bk yd, Ig Ivrm, Ig fmlyrm, scrn porch,
cent h/ac, w/d, 10 min to UF. Non-smkrs.
1140 NE 10th Ave. $900/mo, 375-6854. 8-
29-08-5-2

MILL RUN CONDO
Nice place, close to campus. 2Br/1.5BA ap-
prox 1000 sq ft. W/D hk-up. Below market
rent $695/mo. Avail now. Call 352-359-8311
9-30-26-2

Rockwood Villas Rooms Available. Three
bedrooms with their private bathrooms. Each
room is very spacious(12'x11') with large
closets. The living and dinning rooms are
furnished. Rent is only $400 doesn't include
utilities. Eddy @305-298-0033. 8-29-5-2

BIKE TO UF
Avail now. 2/1 house. Fenced yard, W/D. Look
at 711 NW 8th St, then call 352-215-8744
$60y0/mo. 9-3-08-7-2

WALK TO UF! 2 r ms avail asap in 4 br
house. Feniale only. Indoor wash/dry, huge
backyard, screen porch, pets negotiable.
$395/mo, 813-295-3010. 9-3-7-2

2 bed/2.5 bath renovated townhouse in Mill
Run. 1 mile to UF. On bus rt. Sm fenced yard.
W/D. Stainless apple. Tile 1st fl/laminate 2nd
fl. Pool. Pets ok. $800/m. 352-378-8537 8-
29-08-5-2

REDUCED CLOSE TO CAMPUS
3BR/1BA, W/D in house, carport, tile, well
kept, August FREE. 352-335-3787 8-29-
08-5-2


Lofts Oasis Unique "Urban Style Loft Living"
less than 2 miles from Shands and UF
campus! Close to shopping, entertainment
and on bus line. Perfect for the young profes-
sional or serious student! 2 and 3 bedroom
unitsavailable, starting at $1,000/month. See
pictures and more info at www.edbaurmanag
ement.com 1731 NW 6th Street (352) 375-
7104x105 12-10-74-2

House near UF 3/2 house just blocks from
UF! Plenty of parking, WD hookups, fenced
yard. Available NOW! See pictures and
more info at www.edbaurmanagement.com
-(352) 375-7104 x105 12-10-74-2

Mallorca Square 2/2.5 spacious condo
near shopping, movie theatre, hospi-
tals and UF. $1050/month Available
NOW! See pictures and more info at
www.edbaurmanagement.com (352) 375-
7104x113 12-10-74-2

LAKE HOUSE FOR RENT
$400/mo + utils. 1 year lease. Must be signed,
no negotiations. $25 application fee. Contact:
egonskinny@gmail.com 9-30-25-2

$550 2/1 Cottages $650 Lrg 2Bd Cottages
Porches & Quietll W/D hook-ups & Central
AC. Historic Downtown. Walk to restau-
rants, shops, & nightlife. MUST SEE!!
Call now 505-9264 rentalworkshop.com
9-2-08-5-2

2br/2.5ba condo in NW. $1300/mo, gated,
alarm, h-sp internet, cable, pool, gym etc.
On UF/SFCC bus route. Hdwd floors, granite
counters. Some pets ok. Call 352-284-4202.
9-5-08-8-2

NEWLY REMODELED SPACIOUS 1BR
Duplex. Fenced yard, washer, dryer. NWside
of town. 1 mile from campus. $550/mo + dep.
Pets ok. 352-316-2840 9-2-5-2

3BR 2BA Pool Home for rent. SW Gainesville.
$1550.00 monthly. Available Sep 1st. call
or email for pictures or more information.
dalehollyhughes@aol.com 863-528-2103
9-3-08-5-2

LARGE 4BR/3BA HOUSE
Partially furnished 3806 SW 2nd Ave. 1 blk
from Plaza Royal Theater on Newberry Rd.
Wood & tile floors. $1400/mo. Call 407-363-
7198, Cell 407-234-1380 9-9-08-10-2

Great 3/2 house located downtown! Walking
distance to schools! Move in bonus of $3001
Rent: $1200
Cell: 561-371-6139
Call today! 9-9-08-10-2

Room(s) for rent 3 BR/2 BA house close to
campus. Large living room, garage, washer
and dryer. Year lease. From $340 plus utili-
ties. AVAILABLE NOW. Call.Alvaro for info
305-395-0933 9-2-08-5-2

1322 NW 6th Place. Only 6 blocks from cam-
pus. Available now. 3BR/1BA house. W/d.
$900/mo, 871-6413 9-9-10-2

Room in house with great roommates. $375/
mo + utilities + one month rent deposit. Quiet
house/area. Near UF/SFCC. 692-4419. 8-
29-3-2

1 MONTH FREE! 1 bdrm in a new 3 2 1/2
condo. wsh/dry. Internet, dig cable, phone
included. Large room w/ wlk in closet. Pool
and gym in complex $550 + 1/3 of utilities.
Call Alex 954-663-8255 9-3-5-2

11 BLOCKS NORTH OF CAMPUS 3BD/
1BA house on 1/2 acre, fenced yard, 5 min
bike, 20 min walk to campus. Den, sun room,
french doors, very large deck. Beautiful land-
scaping. $1200 mo + util. Call 352-214-8265.
9-10-08-10-2

NAUGHTY Schoolgirl ContestlWin Cash!
The Sevilles are back in town & ready
to ROCK!! Aug 29th, Fri, 10pm @ The
Backstage Lounge 1315 S. Main. $5/cover
18+welcome. Ladies dress to win cash! 8-
29-3-2

Quiet 2/2 townhome wlbonus room in
NW. Walk to shopping, bus & minutes to
UF. Pool, fireplace, W/D $12001month
small dog okay. No undergrads please.
352-505-6927 goodgvillegirl@cox.net
9-5-08-7-2


For Rent
unfurnished


3BR/1BA HOUSE
Fenced yard, landlord maintains yard. W/D
hk-up. Pets ok. $975/mo. Available October.
Call 352-224-5693 9-3-5-2

Duck Pond Large 1Bd/1Ba above historic
victorian. Includes WID use and garage
storage space. $600.001month, small pets
allowed with pet deposit. Available asap.
(850)291-4969, 738 NE 2nd St. 9-5-7-2

I have a room for rent $430 negotiable in a
quaint 3bed/1bath 1070-sq ft. house, room
has a ceiling fan, cable TV hookup and great
A/C. close to UF campus, available now'
904-982-7064 or ashleylois@gmail.com
8-28-08-2-2

TIRED OF YOUR ROOMMATE ALREADY?
MOVE IN TODAY
SUN ISLAND
352-376-6720
12-10-08-71-2


U ll uSubleases

Apartments Sublet & Roommates
Browse FREE!
www.SUBLET.com
1-877-FOR-RENT/201-845-7300
12-10-08-74-3

1/1 in a split-bdrm 2/2 at Cabana Beach
apts, Aug 23-May 12, $689/mo. NO SEC
DEP. $400 off rent. Includes furn, elec, hgh
spd intnet, was/dry, cable. They match room-
mate for u. Call Maureen at 352-281-2055.
8-28-08-8-3

$500.00 CASH INCENTIVE.Great location!
on bus route.Archer Rd. Fully fumished
private room in 4/4. $425/Mo includes
utilities.W/D,pool,Gym. 786-488-8450,786-
546-4836 9-10-08-15-3

MUST get out of lease
4/4 Lexington Crossing. Utilites Included. An
extra $200 for the person who takes it over.
954-261-6166 8-27-08-3-3

2BR/1.5BA, furnished or unfurnished. $800/
mo. Sublease Brookwood Terrace. Call 672-
1096 8-29-08-5-3

Sublet BR/BA for female. Brand new.
Available now. University House/13th St.
Walk-in closet, garage. $590/mo. Call 813-
846-6117 9-2-08-5-3

CHEAP sublease
FREE until November!
1/1 $560/mo. Crazy close to campus, public,
and Archer. 352-246-3455 94-08-7-3


l Roommates


Roommate Matching HERE
Oxford Manor 377-2777
The Landings 336-3838
The Laurels 335-4455
Cobblestone 377-2801
Hidden Lake 374-3866
12-10-74-4

Now you can easily
submit your classified ad
for print andlor web editions
right thru our website!
Just go to
www.alligator.org/classifieds
Visa and Mastercard accepted.

Wanted Gentleman to share 2/4 condo w/Ut
UF very close Beautiful courtyard & pool
$400/rm 352-328-5448 10-16-08-60-4

Clean, Quiet, non-smoking pre-profes-
sional female for 2BR/2.5BA townhouse.
Unfurnished. Very quiet neighborhood. $450/
mo + 1/2 utils & intemet. Call 561-827-4970
9-3-08-27-4

MATURE PROFESSIONAL share 3BR/3BA
pool home near UF Safe area across from
Plaza Royale movie theatre. No alcohol/
drugs. Furn/unfurn. $325/mo + 1/3 util. I-net
WID. Avail 8/1. yr lease. No pets. 371-3837s
8-28-08-16-4







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n Il Roommates


ENJOYA ROMANTIC OLD HOUSE
Near library downtown. $370-$375/rm + utils.
Short term. No pets. No smoking. 378-1304
8-29-08-17-4
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Male, grad student, small apt on side of
private home close to UF on bus line. One
person only, no pets. Cable, patio, clean,
quiet. $500/mo. Utilities included. 378-2016
8-29-08-16-4

Share 1/2 of big house. 5 blocks from Law
School. Private entrance to Master Bed w/
huge shower + walking closet + private so-
.arium. Beautiful backyard w/ gazebo $600 +
1/2 utilities. 727-492-2529 9-3-08-14-4

Male student to share expenses in 2/2.5BA
condo at Haily Gardens condo. Corner of
20th and 42nd St. Move-in ready. $500 +
$250 deposit. Call 386-426-1340 or 386-212-
2422 for appointment 8-29-08-12-4

1/1 master room in 2/2 apt. Rent is
$365+utils,total about $440/month. Female
roommate needed. Apartment is fully fur-
nished, only furniture for room needed.
Please call for more details!Ask for Aylen
or Teresa. (352)256-6866 & (352)792-5239
8-28-08-7-4

Roomate, own Bathroom, 1/2
of 2BR house $500 +1/2 utils.
Call 332-222-0267 9-30-29-4

Handyman Special Disc 4 wk Share 2/2 MH.
Furn rm avail now. $200 N/R dep. $400/m
$100/wk incl util, laun & cook svc. N/A, N/S,
N/D. Need car. 30 day notice 2 vacate. Nr
bus/shops Sm caged pet ok 331-3666 8-
29-8-4

UF male JR looking for roommate, spacious
2/1 apt, $290 plus share of utilities and secu-
rity deposit near SW 34th St & SW2nd Ave.
Call 254-424-8322 8-29-08-8-4

LARGE 34' 14' BEDROOM in 4/2. Cable
and intemet included. Quiet neighborhood,
on bus route, un/furnished, washer, dryer,
deck (great for entertaining), parking, large
yard, pets ok. $450/month (352)283-2005
8-29-08-7-4

1 or 2 Female rmmates wanted by UF
student to share 3bd/2 ba, furn house in
"-NE Gville's. IRONWOOD GOLFCOURSE
VILLAGES $455 util incl. 1 month free
3523766220 8-27-5-4

Very nice room for rent with large bathroom
in a 2 bed/ 2 bath. 5 Blocks from Ben Hill
Griffin Stadium. House has W/D, fireplace.
Perfect for UF students! Call Patrick at 352-
682-9342. 8-29-08-7-4

3 rooms in 4br/2ba home near NW 27Ter &
62PL for Female grad/professional students.
$400/mo includes utilities, Internet & office.
863-612-0548 www.gradschools.org/uf 8-
29-08-7-4

OXFORD TERRACE II CONDO
ONLY 3 BLOCKS TO UF CAMPUS
Female for 1BR/1BA in 4BR/4BA. Fully fur-
nished, W/D, cable/internet. 1 yr lease. $550/
mo + until. 954-937-8080. 9-5-08-10-4

CLOSE TO UF Responsible individual to
share beautiful 4BR/2BA house. WD, $325/
mo plus share of utilities and security deposit
No pets. Call: (352)-328-4210 or (904)343-
3680. 8-29-08-6-4

Las Pampas. Large ibed/lbath avble in
2/2. $450 + 1/2 utilities + sec. Great location,
W/D, community pool, no pets. First and Sec.
moves you in. 352.256.4542 8-28-08-5-4

Engineering junior, clean, quiet, looking for
same. 2 BR/1 BA, 1 blk from Shands. $400/
month + 1/2 utilities. $200 deposit. No pets,
12 mo. lease. Call 352-843-0220 9-5-10-4

Zw2BR/1BA available in 3BR/2.5BA townhouse
in the Hawthonre Reserve. Clubhouse, pool,
tennis courts & much more! $900/mo or
$450/rm. Includes all utils w/$100 electric
cap. Call 954-328-8421 9-19-08-20-4

1 or 2 Female roommates wanted for
a 3 Bed, 2 Bath spacious house. Gym,
Pool, Tennis Courts. Ideal for studious
quiet students. Cable TV and wifi internet.
House and rooms furnished. $350/month
utilities incl. Contact Linda 561-843-1886 or
masayume@ufl.edu 8-29-5-4


al Roommates

Wanted to share 2BD Condo off Tower
Archer Rd. Greenleaf Prefer non-smoker
clean & considerate no pets 600/mo incl
elec/ca/WD
352-281-4419 or rdaringer@gmail.com 9-
3-08-7-4

Female roommate,non-smoker, easy-go-
ing for quiet 2/2.5 town home. All utilities
included in price. 600/month, parking and
bus route, beautiful private neighborhood,
near 1-75 and Archer Rd. 904-703-7262
8-29-08-5-4

Room for rent in nice 4BR/3BA home off 16th
Ave between SFCC & UF. Cox cable & inter-
net, DW, W/D, along bus route, new A/C sys.
No cats/dogs. No smoking. $385/mo all utils
incl. 328-4995 8-29-5-4

1/1 available in luxury 3/3 condo. Private bath
& BR., 1.5 miles from UF.
$500/mo + utilities, Avail. immediately
Call (561)-346-6718 8-29-08-5-4

1 roommate wanted 2BR/1BA house. Cent
H/AC, W/D, nice yard for garden, in Alachua.
Wood floors, porch. Perferred NS. $338/mo +
1/2 utils. Call Margot 386-462-5205. Has live-
in cat, small pets ok. 8-29-5-4

Roommate needed 2BR/2.5Ba furn town-
home in Brighton Park on bus route to UF
every 15 mins. $400/mo + utils. Call Bobby
352-665-0751 8-29-08-5-4

ROOMMATES
Great neighborhood, 703 NW 11th ave.
7 min to UF & downtown, new cent H/AC,
new stainless kitchen, & W/D. Very nice
inside, 6' fenced yard, deck, Irg pool. Only
two bds left! $420 & $450 Call Karl 332-5030
9-5-08-9-4

SW 16th Ave, Oakbrook Condo, 2BR/2BA,
near Shands, VA hospitals, campus.
Engineering student needs roommate; $450
+ util; lease by semester possible call Brad at
561-312-8352 8-29-08-5-4

Roomie needed for 1 female & friendly puppy
in large furnished 2 BD/1.5 BR apt @ Arbor
Park. Under 1 mile from UF and downtown,
ample parking. $370/mo+1/2 util. Call 954-
557-4894. 8-29-08-5-4

Very cool roommate. 2BR/1BA. Furnished
room. Walk to campus. $325/mo + utils &
deposit. Sign a lease and save gas, walk
to UF. Call Jim at 372-9411 or 215-1164
8-29-08-4-4

2BR/2BA MILLPOND CONDO
5 mins from UF & Oaks Mall. Across from
GHFC. Bus to UF comes every 20 mins.
Looking for NS. No pets. $600/mo. 305-323-
9742 9-8-08-9-4

Male NS open-minded needed to share
2BR/1.5BA near UF. $450/mo + $200 dep.
Rent incl all utils, cable, internet. And there's
no lease. Call 352-373-8712 9-2-5-4

ROOMMATES
Someone to Keep You Entertained If you
hate boring roommates, let me move in. I
love pay-per-view movies, sports packages
and hot entertainment and I'm always ready
"On Demand." I also like to play online. Sure,
I'm fast, but you can handle me. Sign up for
Cox Digital Cable, High Speed Internet and
Digital Telephone. cox.com/gators 9-4-6-4

NAUGHTY Schoolgirl ContestlWin Cashl
The Sevilles are back in town & ready
to ROCKII Aug 29th, Fri, 10pm @ The
Backstage Lounge 1315 S. Main. $5/cover
18+welcome. Ladies dress to win cash 8-
29-3-4

NS female to share with NS female, 2BR,
60 sec walk to UF. Wood floors, W/D, cent
A/C, screened porch w/parking. $525/mo +
utils. Call 352-538-2181, 352-870-9691 9-
30-08-24-4


Real Estate


SEE ALL CONDOS
WWW.UFCONDOMINIUMS.COM
Matt Price Campus Realty, 352-281-3551
12-10-74-5


Real Estate


CONDO-CLOSE TO UF. 2BR/2 1/2BA.
ALMOST NEW. TILE FLOOR, WASHER/
DRYER, ETC. $148,000. INCLUDES 42"
PLASMATV.
CALL 1-321-217-4145. 8-29-08-30-5


Brand new luxury condos starting at $288k.
Granite tops, tall ceilings, private balcony,
steel & concrete construction, alarm system.
Call Eric Wild at 352-870-9453 12-10-74-5

AFFORDABLE LUXURY NEW CONSTRUC-
TION NEAR UF, SHANDS, LAW SCHOOL
2Bed/3 Full Baths + Office. Granite
Counters, 2 Direct Bus Stops to UF. Matt
Price, Campus Realty 352-281-3551
12-10-16-5

Spacious, attractive 2/2 Green Leaf condo.
Master suite with study in loft, 2 story living
room w/ dining room. 2nd BD & BA down-
stairs. W/D in util room. By owner $85,000
281-9406 or 378-7715 8-29-10-5

New Home for Sale. 3/2 with study, 2 baths,
granite counter tops 2 car garage, CBS on
nearly 1 manicured acre just minutes from
UFC in Williston. 305-978-4824 9-5-08-10-5

New Home for Sale. 3/2 with study, 2
baths, granite counter tops 2 car garage,
CBS on nearly 1 manicured acre just min-
utes from UFL in Williston. 305-978-4824
www.hinthint.net 9-5-08-10-5

1985 2/1 Clar Manufactured Home in
Beautiful Oak Park Village of Gainesville.
Split bedroom plan, open kitchen & living-
room, new refrigerator, washer and dryer,
and central AC/heat. 3 miles from University.
Asking $11,500. Monthly lot rent $280. 865-
585-2977 9-12-14-5

WALK TO U.F. No parking costs
2BR 1BA w/front porch. Washer/dryer hook-
up (dryer present). Enclosed porch conve-
nient for storage or office. $700. 1324 NW
4th PI. Call 376-6381 8-29-08-5-5

Quality Home Close to UF
Great for grad students. 2BR/1.5BA. Asking
$170K or $1200/mo to rent. Completely re-
furbished. Call 352-359-6225 8-29-08-5-5

1985 66x14 single wide mobile hon\e 3BR/
2BA home in excellent cond, located front of
park, Newberry rd/Tower rd, easy access to
RTS. W/D hk-up, stove & fridge incl. $10KCall
871-6319 or email cosmith@flmnh.ufl.edu
8-29-08-5-5


Furnishings


BED QUEEN $110 ORTHOPEDIC
Extra thick, pillow-top, mattress & box. Name
brand, new, still in plastic. Call 352-372-7490
will deliver. 12-10-08-74-6

BED FULL SIZE $90 ORTHOPEDIC
Pillow-top mattress & box. New, unused, still
in plastic w/warranty. Can deliver. Call 352-
377-9846 12-10-08-74-6

MICROFIBER SOFA & LOVESEAT $400
Brand new still packaged w/warranty. Must
sell. Can deliver. Retail $1600. 352-372-7490
12-10-08-74-6

BED KING $170 PILLOWTOP
mattress & box springs. Orthopedic rated.
Name brand, new, never been used, in plas-
tic with warranty. Call 352-372-8588. Can
deliver. 12-10-08-74-6

CHERRY SLEIGH BED solid with Pillowtop
Mattress & Box. All new still boxed. Cost
$1500, sacrifice $450 352-333-7516

Sofa $175 Brand new in pkg 333-7516
12-10-74-6

BEDROOM SET. 7pc Cherry, Queen/ king
bed, dresser w/mirror, 2 nightstands, chests
avail. Dovetail const. New, in boxes. Can de-
liver. Retail $6500, must sell, sacrifice $1100
(352) 372-7490 12-10-08-74-6

SOFA & LOVESEAT 100% Italian leather.
Brand new in plastic w/warranty. Retail
$2650. Sacrifice $750. Call 352-377-9846
12-10-08-74-6


11 Furnishings


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 12-
10-74-6

FUTON Solid oak mission-style frame w/
mattress. New, in box. $140 332-9899

DINETTE SET 5pc $120 Brand new in box.
Never used. 352-377-9846 12-10-08-74-6

*BEDS -ALL BRAND NEW"
**Full $100 Queen $125 King $200"
Orthopedic pillow-top sets. Brand name
matching sets not used or refurbished. Still
in plastic, direct from factory! 352-333-7516.
12-10-74-6

BED- QUEEN New orthopedic pillowtop mat-
.tress and boxspring set. Brand name, brand
new, still in plastic with warranty. Can deliver.
$120 352-377-9846.12-10-74-6

Bed- All New King! 3pc Orthopedic pillowtop
mattress set. Brand NEW, still in plastic with
warranty. Can deliver. $200 352-333-7516.
12-10-74-6

BEDROOM SET- $300 BRAND NEW
Still in boxes! 6 pieces include: Headboard,
2 Nightstands, Dresser, Mirror, Chest. Must
sell, can deliver. 352-377-9846. 12-10-08-
74-6

FUTON $60 Solid Oak Mission Style. With
plush mattress $140. All brand NEW still in
box. Can deliver. 352-333-7516 12-10-74-6

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
12-10-74-6

HOT TUB/SPA $1295 Brand New Loaded!
Waterfall, LED lights, cupholders, 110-v
energy efficient with warranty. Free delivery,
MUST SELL 352-372-8588 12-10-74-6

Bed-FULL size pillowtop mattress & box.
New in plastic, warr. Can del. $100 317-4031

SOFA $185 Brand new! Love seat $150 still
in pkg. Can del 352-333-7516 12-10-74-6

.WIFE RAN AROUND I
All over town, looking for the best deals on
furniture and bedding. She found them at
Dumas Discount Furniture and Bedding
1201 East Univ. Av 352-371-4422
12-10-08-74-6

6pc Bedroom Set Can fit F / Q
Several styles, several colors! Never used!
352-264-9799 9-3-08-10-6

2 PC Mattress Set-
ALL Brand New in Plastic w/ warranty!
$199 352-372-2048 9-3-08-10-6

Brand New
Sofa & Loveseat Set
w/ full warranty! 352-372-2048 $599 9-3-
08-10-6

SLEEPER-SOFA
chocolate brown, microfiber; nearly new,
must sell, $650 value for $450,obo. 352-331-
5657. 8-27-08-2-6

Beautiful, Brand New *4pc* leather sofa set.
Top-grain khaki color leather. Set includes
sofaloveseat,chair,and ottoman. All with pil-
low top cushions. Great quality! Great deal
for whole set at $1600. Call 352-219-1348,
9-3-5-6


Computers

CASH PAID FOR LAPTOPS
PDA's Modems Cameras
Any condition 336-0075 www.pcrecycle.biz
12-10-08-74-7


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Computers


Computer Help Fast Gatorland Computers
House/Dorm Fast response. No waiting/
unplugging/hassels. $30 Gator discount
w/lD. Certified MCSE Technicians. 338-8041.
www.GatorlandComputers.com 12-10-74-7

COMPUTER & LAPTOP REPAIRS
Network specialists
We buy computers and laptops
Working and Non-working
378-4009, 607 NW 13th Street
12-10-08-72-7

COMPUTERS
The Ultimate Upgrade's a Call Away Turn
your computer into the ultimate online ma-
chine with one call. Sign up for Cox High
Speed Internet for the area's fastest online
connection up to 12 megs a second. Email,
Web space, spam blockers, anti-virus, the
works. cox.com/gators 9-4-6-7


Bicycles

NEW& USED BIKES FOR SALE
SWE REPAIR ALL BRANDS
Best Prices in Town *
SPIN CYCLE 373-3355
424 W UNIVAVE (DOWNTOWN)
12-10-74-9


*I For Sale


PARKING:
Private, Secure, Guaranteed. 60 sec to UF.
Reserve now! Reasonable rates. 352-538-
2181. Can leave mssg. 12-10-08-74-10

UF SURPLUS EQUIPMENTAUCTIONS
are underway'..
bikes, computers, printers, vehicles and
more. All individuals interested in bidding go
to: http://www.surplus.ufl.edulonline/
12-10-08-99-10

Need a spot to park that's close to UF? As
spaces become less available and more
expensive, for $50/mo you can have a
decaled spot on Alligator Alley, located at
1120 SW 1st Ave. These spots are rented
by the semester to accommodate students
and faculty alike. For more info, contact:
www.edbaurmanagment.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 X110 12-10-74-10

Restaurant Equipment
new & used, One Fat Frog, 407.936.2733,
info@onefatfrog.com 8-27-15-10

PARKING SPACE FOR RENT
1117 SW 7th Ave, 1123 SW 7th Ave, 922
SW 7th Ave. $720 annually. 372-4903 8-
29-08-6-10

Need a spot to park that's close to UF? As
spaces become less available and more
expensive, for $50/mo you can have a
decaled spot on Alligator Alley, located at
1120 SW 1st Ave. These spots are rented
by the semester to accommodate students
And faculty alike. For more info, contact:
www.edbaurmanagement.com 1731 NW 6th
Street 375-7104 12-10-74-10

PARTY SUPPLIES Complete line of
Bar Suppies, glassware, beer taps, draft
beer equipment. Professional Cooking
Utensils. R.W. Beaty Co 1206 N Main St.
RWBEATY.COM 376-5939 M-F 8-5, Sa 10-3
12-10-74-10

Buy and Sell new and used Textbooks
with University of Florida students college
students nationwide. Cut out the middle
man and try MyTextbookSpace.coml 8-
29-08-5-10

2006 Nat'l Champ T-shirts. $1 each
Silkmasters' Warehouse 4405 SW 35th
Terrace near Alley Katz. 9-5 M-F 372-8958
8-29-08-5-10

PARKING
60 sec from UF. Close to business college &
general classrooms. Lowest rates. 352-538-
2454 8-29-08-5-10

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27,2008 E ALLIGATOR-17


1 "lMotorcycles, Mopeds] WMI


000*** SCOOTERS 00000*
RPM MOTORCYCLES INC
SALES, SERVICE, PARTS
Many Brands Available 518 SE 2nd St.
www.RPMmotorcycles.com 377-6974
12-10-08-74-11

*****New Scooters 4 Less*****
Motor Scooter Sales and Service!
.Great Scooters, Service & Prices!
118 NW 14th Ave, Ste D, 336-1271
www.NS4L.com
12-10-08-74-11

***GatorMoto***
Largest Scooter Store in Town! Run by Gator
Gradsl New scooters starting at$999. No legit
shop can beat these prices! lyr Warranties
included. 376-6275GatorMoto.com 12-10-
08-74-11

SCOOTER SERVICE
New Scooters 4 Less has LOW service ratesI
Will service any make/model. Close to UF!
Pick-ups avail $19.99 oil changes!! 336-1271
12-10-08-74-11

***www.BuyMyScooter.com***
Buy A New Scooter, Buy A Used Scooter
All on one site! Check the website or call
336-1271 for more info! 12-10-08-74-11

GATORMOTO is Gainesville's number 1
service facility. We repair ALL brands of
scooters. Pickups available. Lowest labor
rates around. Quickest turnaround time. Run
by Gator Grads so we know how to treat our
customers! 376-6275 12-10-08-74-11

SWAMP CYCLES
New location Closest to campus.
Scooters-Service-Pickup-Parts-Acces more!
633 NW 13th Street
www.swampcycles.com
12-10-74-11

2002 Suzuki Hayabusa, $4000, FATTIRE KIT
240, Mileage 11000, Engine Size (cc)1300 ,
Colour Gold,Dyno 175 RWHP, Custom RC
components huligan rims, front(17inch) &
back(18inch) Contact info:206-202-7313 or
jeniferpasic@hotmail.com 8-29-08-7-11

***SOLANO CYCLE***
Scooters from $899. Largest selection from
KYMCO, Daelim, Hyosung, Adly, Genuine,
Schwinn, others. 2 yr warrantees.
1024 S Main St 338-8450 solanocycle.com
12-10-08-74-11


Autos

*FAST CASH PAID FOR ANY CARS
*Running or not!*
*NEED HONDA, TOYOTA, PICKUPS
*Over 10 yr svc to UF students
*Call Don @ 215-7987 12-10-08-74-12

CARS CARS Buy*SellSTrade
Clean BMW, Volvo, Mercedes
Toyota, Honda, Nissan cars
3432 N Main St. www.carrsmith.com
CARRSMITH AUTO SALES 373-1150
12-10-74-12

OVER 50 IMPORTS UNDER $10,000
SELECT MOTOR CAR
THE YELLOW BUILDING
2715 N MAIN 377-1616
www.selectmotorcar.us
12-10-08-74-12

$500! POLICE IMPOUNDS!
HONDAS, CHEVYS, TOYOTAS, ETC.
For listings 800-366-9813 ext 4622
4-22-72-12

JUNK CARS HAULED AWAY!
00* FREE FREE FREE* FREESS*
MUST HAVE TITLE! METRO GNV ONLY
CALL DON 215-7987 12-10-08-74-12

CARS FROM $29/MO!
Hondas 0 Chevys Jeeps and more!
$0 Down, 36 Months @ 8.5% apr.
For listings call 800-366-9813 ext 9765
12-10-74-12

*FAST CASH PAID*
For any cars or trucks. Running or not.
Clean or wrecked. Segovia 352-284-8619
12-10-74-12


Autos
___________


*****ATTENTION*****
*****SUN CITY AUTO SALES0990e
WHY PAY MORE? YOU COULD PAY LESS
300+ vehicles @ wholesale prices 338-1999
12-10-08-74-12

I BUY CARS
Anywhere, anykind, anytime.
Let me buy your problem.
Cash on the spot.
Call 352-278-9347 9-5-12-12


1994 Toyota Corolla
Its a great car. Sched. maintenance. 103
K mi. Tan 4dr Ac/Heat New brakes No
problems Asking $2500 Call 231-1962 8-
27-08-4-12

Top dollar paid for unwanted cars, trucks
We haul- vehicles picked up daily. We'll sell
you the parts to repair it or we'll buy it
Columbia Auto Salvage
1-800-445-4879
8-29-14-12

NEED A TIRE? Most brands, any size.
Discount prices. Faculty, Students Low
prices, fast service. We speak Spanish. Road
Service. We fix flats. Leal Tire 375-2325.
2216 SW 13th St. South of Steak & Shake
9-3-08-5-12

For Sale by Owner:
CLASSIC 1987 MERCEDES 560 SL hard
top convertible. White, red leather seats,
cassette, air. 63,700 miles. William Fox,
Gainesville 352-376-9786 $15,000. 9-2-
08-5-12


98 FORD CONTOUR
4-cyl, All power, A/C, very clean. Asking
$2500 neg. Call Chris 352-356-1281 Iv mes-
sage 9-2-5-12


F Wanted


LOCAL ARTIST NEEDS:
* Gold Diamonds Gems Class Rings
* ETC Top Cash $$$ or Trade *
OZZIE'S FINE JEWELRY 373-9243. 12-
10-74-13

UF GRAD PAYS MORE
for gold jewelry, scrap gold, Rolex, diamonds,
guitars, etc. Top $$$. Get my offer before you
sell! Call Jim 376-8090 or 222-8090 12-10-
08-74-13

BEAN INSPIRATION!
Take a blind lady to Mass on Sundays and for
walks and shopping as needed. We'll have
lots of fun! And you will make a new friend!
Contact 219-6948. 8-29-08-30-13

NEED CAD DRAWING
OF DOME STRUCTURE.
www.floridadomes.com. Tom 352-481-3322
8-29-08-9-13


DO YOU WANT TO
MAKE A DIFFERENCE?
Become a Crisis Counselor
Training begins: Sept 13th.
For more info contact
Ali Martinez 264-6782
amartinez@alachuacounty.us
9-12-14-13

MAIE EXTRA CASH! Host Your Own
Jewelry Party. www.aamerchants.com. $10
or less. Beautiful Genuine Pearls and More.
9-23-08-20-13


Help Wanted


This newspaper assumes no responsibil-
ity for injury or loss arising from contacts
made through advertising. We suggest that
any reader who responds to advertising use
caution and investigate the sincerity of the
advertiser before giving out personal infor-
mation or arranging meetings


the independent florida

alligator

LAYOUT & DESIGN POSITION
The Alligator Production Department is
accepting student applications for the posi-
tion of Ad Graphic Designer and Daycrew
Prodution Staff. Will train, but experience with
Adobe inDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and
Acrobat is preferred. Friendly work environ-
ment, flexible schedule, with hours between
9AM and 5PM Mon-Fri. Fill out an application
at the front desk of The Alligator, 1105 W
University Ave, Mon-Fri 9AM 5PM, Include
available work schedule and references.
Previous applicants are welcome to reapply
with current schedule. Please no phone calls
or emails. EOE

LIKE TO WORK WITH LUXURY CARS?
Bright? Enthusiastic? Like people? Must be
over 22, stable work history, clean driving
record, drug-free, personal references.
www.carrsmith.com for details. 12-10-
74-14

Students in Accounting, Aviation, Business/
Sales and computer science needed for
various positions. Flexible schedules and
competitive pay. Join our team! Learn more
at .www.gleim.com/employment 12-10-08-
74-14

SECRET SHOPPERS
Needed for evaluations of
Local Stores, Restaurants and Theaters
Flexible Hours, Training Provided
Call 1-800-585-9024 ext 6254
12-10-08-74-14

Political/Commercial Call Center
Phone reps needed ASAP Political & Corp
Campaigns. Up to $9/hr + bonus potential.
352/371-5888 X111, 4112 NW 22 Dr. 12-
10-74-14

PARADIGM PROPERTIES
Leasing Specialist, PT
Sales & customer service exp.
EOE, DFWP
352-375-2152 x301 Apply online at:
www.teamparadigm.com
12-10-74-14

DELIVERY DRIVERS up to $12/hr.
KITCHEN HELP $7.00-$7.25/hr.
CALIFORNIA CHICKEN GRILL 378-2442
12-10-74-14

EARN $60 THIS WEEK!
Donate Plasma & Save a Life
$$$$$$$$$$$$
Best part-time job you'll ever have.
NEW DONORS
Bring this Ad and Earn an
Extra $5 on Your 2nd Donation.
DCI Biologicals 150 NW 6th St.
352-378-9204
12-10-08-74-14

PARK PLACE CAR WASH
Now Hiring FT & PT positions available.
Great environment, flexible hours. Apply in
person 7404 NW4th Blvd-Across from Home
Depot 12-10-08-74-14

Phone survey interviewers wanted.
Start work today! No sales,
opinion research only! Flexible
Scheds! Perceptive Market
Research 336-6760 ex 4081 Call Nowl
12-10-74-14

If You're Not Earning
$500 A Day Part Time, visit
www.YouBenefitNow.com 8-15-07-5-14

$STUDENTS GET CASH ON THE SPOT$
For gently used clothing/accessories & fur-
niture. No appt.necessary! Sandy's Savvy
Chic Resale Boutique 2906 NW 13th St. 372-


1226 12-10-08-74-14

SALES AND MARKETING
We are expanding and
seeking self starters,
must be $$$ motivated,
team player, ready to
produce large results NOW!
Call 800-294-4186


BARTENDING
$250 A DAY POTENTIAL
No experience necessary, training provided.
800-965-6520 ext 138 12-10-08-
74-14

Graphics and Web Design internships
available at 352 Media Group. Email
internship@352media.com for more info.
8-29-08-22-14

Web Programming internships avail-
able at 352 Media Group. Email
internship@352media.com for more info.
8-29-08-22-14

Project Management internships
available at 352 Media Group. Email
internship@352media.com for more info.
8-29-08-22-14

Why Wait To Graduate? Earn While You
Learn! $8000-$12000 very flexable, 20
openings CALL NOW! 1-800-631-2648 9-
2-08-20-14

Career Opportunity! Business Owner Seeks
Leaders And Trainees, 15-20 Hour Weeks,
Get Paid WhatYou're Worth! 1-800-783-2614
(Leave Message) 9-2-08-20-14

Hardworking UF and SFCC students wanted
for part time employment. Apply at The Gator
Shop 1702 West University Ave or call 376-
5191. Game days required. Serious inquires
only. 8-29-17-14

Work on Campus!
Gator Dining Services, located on the UF
Campus, is now hiring! We offer flexible
schedules, competitive pay, employee meals
and a great working environment. Apply
online today at www.gatordining.com EEOC/
Drugfree Workplace 8-29-08-12-14

Teachers Needed
Imagine Learning Center 371-5450. Taking
applications from reliable, creative & loving
individuals who enjoy working with children.
info@imagineleamingcenter.com 8-29-08-
12-14

BARN HELP NEEDED in exchanges for
boarding or lessons at 1st class hunter/
jumper facility. Different shifts available.
EXPERIENCE NECESSARY Please call
352-359-4149 8-29-11-14

VIDEO TECH
SOFTWARE DEVELOPERS
ADMIN ASST
NETWORK ASST
SALES CONSULTANTS
PROOFREADER
TECH SUPPORT
Full and part time positions.
Send resume to hr@gleim.com
www.gleim.com 9-8-08-15-14

Do U like gourmet COFFEE? I'm looking 4
energetic, very motivated people 2 sell gour-
met coffee 2 restaurants, coffee shops, etc.
(Web site: www.honduras.net) By commis-
sion. Tel 352.262.0444 9-26-08-29-14

WINDOW BLIND INSTALLERS
Needed PT for independent contractor.
Please call 352-339-4600 9-5-08-13-14


Club Decadence
NOW HIRING DANCERS
Apply 12 SW 2nd St, Downtown Gainesville,
behind 8 Seconds next to parking garage.
352-222-2746, www.clubdecadence.com.
8-29-08-9-14

CNA TRAINING CLASS: $2501 Work at your
own time & pace in your own home! To get
program on DVD's call 352-597-2559. For
online program visit www.lapcnatraining.com
Get started right away! 12-10-72-14


DRINK SELLERS NEEDEDIIIIII
All Gator Home Football Games. Join the
excitement and make money tool Here's
how... Attend a sign up meeting in the South
End Zone of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, enter at
gate 2, on Aug. 16th or Aug. 23th at 10am.
You must have a Photo ID and $7.50 to
purchase required shirt, call (352) 375-4683
8-28-30-14 ext. 6500 8-27-08-6-14


El Help Wanted rol Help Wanted


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* I Help Wanted

WAREHOUSE STAFF!!
FT/PT inventory control, flexible hours. Great
job for students! Will work around Class
schedule. Apply at Concessions Ofice,
South End Zone Ben Hill Griffin Stadium,
next To the Gator Sport Shop (352) 375-4683
x6500 8-27-08-6-14

EVENT SUPERVISORS
PT Supervisors needed. days, nights week-
ends. Flexible hours. Great 2nd Job! Apply at
Concessions Office, South End Zone Ben
Hill Griffin Stadium, next to the Gator Sport
Shop (352) 375-4683 x6500 8-27-084-14






Have a 3.6 GPA & want to earn some extra
cash? We are now hiring notetakers for fall.
Go to www.HowlgotanA.com
8-29-08-9-14

Animal Care Technician to work family
business on reptile breeding farm. Must be
responsible and dependable. PT/FT, start at
$6.80/hr. Send resume to bos@repster.com
352-495-3075 8-29-7-14

* HAIRSTYLIST
* cAIL TECH
Positions available. Upscale salon. NW sec-
tion. Available immediately. Call Lisa at 352-
258-5566 10-3-08-28-14

SERVERS
Experienced & friendly. Aply in person be-
tween 3 & 5pm. NAPOLATANOS'S, 606 NW
75th St. 8-27-08-5-14

*IT/Programming Internship. Local invest-
ment firm seeks individual to work PT/FT
with SQL, HTML, ASP, databases, servers,
and networks. 2+ yrs exp pref. $15-20 per
hour + bonuses, long term capability. Fax
resume to 352-378-4156.* 9-30-08-28-14

Office Manager position available at 352
Media Group.' Administrative, collections,
Quickbooks experience a plus. Email resume
to carolinec@352media.com 9-19-08-
20-14

Caregiver needed.for 25 yr old disabledg-i.
Must have your own personal low-profile ve-
hicle (ie, no SUV?s). Must be a UF student
and be in good physical condition. Hours:
Every Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. $10/hr.
Luxurious work conditions. Call Jerry at 377-
1306. 8-28-08-5-14

Sun Country Sports is hiring! All programs,
All levels. Gymnastics, Cheerleading,
Tumbling, Dance, AfterSchool, RockWall,
Office, Cleaning/Maintenance, Drivers
& more. Applications available online at
www.suncountrysports.com. Fill one out
today and bring to either location.
8-29-08-6-14

PART TIME WORK HOME & OFFICE
Students only. $9/hr start. Weekends and
weekdays. Mowing experience preferred. Tel
352-591-3000 8-29-08-6-14

LANDSCAPER
for commercial properties needed FT.
VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE & CLEAN
BACKGROUND MUST. Exp preferred. Call
352-222-1904 9-30-08-27-14

NERO'S PIZZAAND PASTA
Now hiring experienced servers & counter
staff for FT & PT positions. 5240 NW 34th
St. across from YMCA for interview. 9-12-
15-14

Do You Want To Earn More Money? A
COMPUTER Is Required To Start! FREE
Info! Call Now! 866-654-5758 8-28-5-14




NOW HIRING
Experienced Notetakers and Editors
Fall 2008
Apply online at www.SmokinNotes.com
8-29-08-11-14

YARD WORK SW Gainesville.
FLEXIBLE HOURS.
Call Myriam 372-2707 8-28-08-5-14








18,ALLIGATOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2008


M II Help Wanted

OFFICE CLERK
PT friendly office: Data entry, typing, phones,
cust svc, computer exp & multitasking. Must
beavilling to learn. Flex hrs. $8.50-$11/hr.
DFWP Call Myriam 372-2707 8-29-08-5-14


PERSONAL ASSISTANT
Shadow Executive Mom: office work, as-
sist cooking healthy meals, housekeeping,
etc. Meals provided on work days. Flex hrs.
$8.50-$11 DFWP Call Myriam 372-2707 8-
28-08-5-14


THE RED ONION
NEIGHBORHOOD GRILL Now hiring mo-
tivated, exp line cooks & servers. Please
apply in person, located in Uptown Village
at Townsend, NW 39 Ave, 3885 NW 24 Blvd.
9-2-7-14




PREMIER
PRODUCT I ONS

Now Hiring Full Time
Internship Positions
Business, Marketing, Finance, Field
Experience Customer Service Reps,
Order Processing, Sales Assistant,
Account Executives (Exp Req), Managing
Accounts with: Student Organizations &
Corporate businesses. Send Resumes to
jobs@premierparties.com 8-29-08-6-14


JOB ANNOUNCEMENT
LOCATION: GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA
TITLE: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE
TECHNICIAN GS-0404-04
DURATION: 2 TO 6 MONTHS SCHEDULE:
FLEXIBLE (20 HOURS A WEEK) .
SALARY: $12.77 AN HOUR

JOB DESCRIPTION: Assists in screening
specimens in targeted surveys for exotic
insects. Includes dissecting, chemically treat-
ing specimens, identifying moths, data entry,
shipping materials, retrieving traps from the
field, etc.

MAfc OR FAX RESUME TO: [MUST BE
RECEIVED BY SEPTEMBER 19, 2008].
USDAAPHIS PPQ
8100 NW 15TH PLACE
GAINESVILLE, FL 32606
TEL: 352-313-3040
FAX: 352-313-3041 8-29-5-14


Opus Cafe Coffee Bar
We are searching for fun and active stu-
dents to work 12 to 30 hours per week at a
fast paced coffee bar near campus. Starting
pay is $7.25/hr. + tips. Call Tim for employ-
ment information at 352.262.0822.
An application may also be downloaded at
www.opus-cafe.com
9-3-08-7-14


EXACTECH, an orthopedic company based
in Gainesville, has 3 part-time, internship
opportunities available for an undergraduate
or graduate student majoring in public rela-
tions, marketing, business, east-Asian lan-
guages, finance or accounting. The Finance
Analyst Intern position wili be supporting
our corporate sales team. This person will
be responsible for managing and analyzing
sales reports. Ideal candidate should have
basic finance knowledge and be proficient
in Microsoft Word and Excel. The Marketing
Analyst Intern position will be responsible
-database management, analyzing market
trends and generating graphs from data.
The Japanese Translation Intern will work
closely with our Information Systems
gslp. The candidate will be responsible for
translating data from English to Japanese
and vice versa. If you are interested in
learning more about these opportunities,
please submit your cover letter and resume
to human.resources@exac.com or visit
www.exac.com. 9-2-08-10-14



NANNY NEEDED
For, needed for two kids after school: 2:45
5:45pm, Mon-Fri. Call 352-318-5110 9-
8-10-14


Help Wanted


Employment Opportunity
for avid sports fan to promote the
SportMast TM, a trailer hitch flag pole
designed to fly a 3'x5' team flag
at highway speeds.
Receive a free SportMast TM and
team 3'x5' flag ($200 retail value)
and be the ultimate sports fan
earning financial incentives.
Must have truck with 2" trailer hitch receiver.
Please go to www.sportmast.com to email
or call 1-888-FAN-9909 for details.
8-29-08-5-14

TUTORS NEEDED 1-on-1 tutoring at-risk
elem school students. 1-4 afternoons/wk
$10/hr 15-20 min S of UF. Fed wk study
req for emp. Volunteers welcome Contact
Sally 352-384-1155; st23@cox.net
8-29-5-14

Dependable, NS, F Babysitter needed 3 days
a week M, T, W, TH fall/spring commitment.
Reliable transportation to p/u 3 boys from
school and keep in my Newberry home.
Hours 1:30-5:30 call 258-9216 Iv msg. 8-
29-08-5-14

PSIGENICS/QUANTUM WORLD CORP

Immediate, full-time positions:
* Programmer, Technical-IT,
C, GUI, and Windows OS;
* Engineer, Electronic/
Electrical-circuit design, testing and FPGA
Min. BS and 5 yr experience.

Three part-time intern opportunities
also available:
* Research Assistant, Human Testing;
* Programmer, FPGA;
* Programmer, Games.

Email resume: contact@comscire.comn,
or call 352-334-7299 for more information.
9-8-08-10-14

After-School Coach for 16 yo with ADHD
& LD. Daily pick up 2:30 pm &
activities including homework.
Transportation and references required.
Therapy or special ed background
preferred. Please call 246-2353
8-29-08-5-14

P/T exp. Website operator: fill orders & up-
date info. Must be available thru holidays with
a flexible schedule. Fax resume to 352/332-
2518. 9-3-08-7-14


DELIVERY DRIVER
Golden Buddha PT/FT. Call 372-4282 8-
29-5-14

Nanny Wanted
M-F 3PM to 8ish. Every other wk. $10/hr.
Involves picking up from school,driving to
activities, help with homework and dinners.
Call Jay 870-2734
9-12-08-14-14

FISH LOVER WANTED.
Knowledgeable hobbiest wanted to work
with our customers. Must be enthusiastic
wtih ability to identify a considerable amount
of freshwater, and saltwater fish. See Karen
atAquatropics 2100 SW 34th Street
9-3-08-7-14

Front of House staff needed @ Liquid Ginger.
Experience preferred, not necessary. Come
& fill out application. 101 SE 2nd Place Suite
118, Downtown behind Hipp. 8-27-3-14

SANDY'S SAVVY CHIC RESALE
BOUTIQUE NOW HIRING. Great working
environment. PT/FT positions available. $7-
$7.50/hr + incentives. 352-372-1226 2906
NW 13th St. 9-8-08-10-14

EVENT TELLERS!
PT Cashiers needed, days, nights weekends.
Flexible hours. Great 2nd Job! Bank Teller
experience required Apply at Concessions
Office, South End Zone Ben Hill Griffin
Stadium, next to the Gator Sport Shop (352)
375-4683 x6500 8-27-08-3-14

Caregiver for functional autistic 21-year-old
man after school and weekends.? Hawthorne
area.? Experience a plus. References re-
quired.? Fax note or resume 352 481 2777 or
email oc4444@bellsouth.net 8-29-08-5:14


Sll Help Wanted


Cabot Lodge is hiring immediately for
breakfast & bar, hours 5.30-10.30am &
4.45-8.30pm, part-time,, fixed schedule,
drug/background check, $7 per hour, call
375-2400 and come fill an application 8-
29-08-5-14

Stride Rite Children's Shoe store is look-
ing for experienced & energetic retail sales
person. Store hours are 10-6 must be avail-
able to work weekends. Apply in person
Oaks Mall Plaza 6753 W. Newberry Road
331-7463. Min. one Year work commitment.
9-12-08-14-14

HOMEWORK COACH needed for 7th grade
boy. Needs help with science, math, and
organizational skills. Must be available 4-5
days perweek. Hours flexible, pay negotiable.
Email terry 42@yahoo.com or call 352-682-
5191 and leave message. 9-2-08-5-14

work one day week selling u of fl
tailgating planks. you pay $5.30 and
sell for $9.99 or more. easy sales 877-
262-6937 kim.schaffer@nacedar.com
www.nacedar.com 8-29-08-4-14

D'Lyon Enterprises hiring for PT Marketing.
and Promoting position. Must be ener-
getic and outgoing. Email Craig at bur-
rasdis@yahoo.com or call 352-213-7440
8-29-4-14


OPS LABORATORY TECHNICIAN I

Requires HS diploma, valid FL driver's
license and involves working with fire ants.
Laboratory or agricultural production experi-
ence preferred. Day work, 40hrs/wk, $10.38/'
hr. Deadline to apply: September 5, 2008.
Contact George Schneider @ 352-372-3505
ext. 417. FL Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer
Services. EOE/AANP/ADA. 8-29-4-14

OFFICE ASSISTANT PT, $6.80/hr, flex hrs.
Indicate skills: 1) Word 2) Excel 3) Powerpoint
4) internet surfing 5) learning new stuff on
your own 6) indicate major 7) yr in school 8)
schedule of availability, siva1950@yahoo.com
9-2-08-5-14

Help wanted for one serious hardworking
and trustworthy student. Gen or cost labor,
carpentry, chainsaw work, & heavy lifting.
$8/hr part time flexible hrs. 376-6183 or 372-
2931 8-29-08-4-14

Need after school care for 2 children. Week
days 1:20-4:45 except for Wed. 12:20-4:45.
Need pick up from Wiles Elementary School.
Good driving record and references required.
E-mail Myriam at mbelanger@dental.ufl.edu
9-2-08-5-14

Great job for a college student.Need resp
person to pick up child from school, help with
hmwork & take to activities.Must have own
vehicle. 3pm-7:00pm M-F Ref Req 352-745-
8972 8-29-08-4-14

PERFECT PART TIME JOB
Need Reliable Confident Sales Reps
PT Evenings/Mon-Fri/No Wknds
Pd Wkly/Pd Training/Hrly+Commission
Leave Message @352-378-9437 9-9-08-
10-14

LONG HAIR MODELS

Sought for a study of long hair. Models will
not be subject to cutting. No exp. ness. Earn
$60-2001 Perfer models with waist to knee
length and longer hair. www.longhair.org
(352) 792-1824 9-9-08-10-14

Homework Coach Wanted for bright young
man with ADHD who is a Sophmore at St.
Francis HS. 5 days/week, $12.00/hr. Strong
in Math. Call 377-5025 for more details. 8-
29-08-4-14

*CHILDCARE* Kind, loving person, for hand-
some 6 y/o & 8 month old boys. Flex hrs,
Refs req'd, own trans/exc. driving record.
Tiggerr150@aol.com (352)258-8282. 8-
29-4-14

www.gatorsneedjobs.com
Paid survey takers needed in Gainesville.
100% FREE to join. Click on surveys.
12-10-74-14

HOMEWORK COACH
FOR 9TH GRADE STUDENT $10.00 per hr.
2 hr. minimum per day. Must be dependable.
Call 472-9391. 9-2-5-14


) il Help Wanted


Work when, where, and as much as you
want, finding information online. $6-7/hr on
avg. 100% free to try. Call Dave at 352-240-
6647 8-28-08-3-14

CHILDCARE WANTED. Seeking outdoorsy
female college student for charming, athletic
4-year-old girl. Need own transportation. $10
a hour. $40 a week guaranteed. Chance to
work more. Need Wednesdays 4 to 8. 1-year
commitment. Send inquiries to
bookersch@bellsouth.net. 9-2-5-14

Sun State Sanitation- portable toilet service.
Looking for part-time route/service driver.
CDLA,B or C. Call 331-3386. 9-9-08-10-14

$10/hr Office Assistant
Apply in person 7:30-8am
Jackson Stoneworks
1111 SE 22nd Ave, GVL 9-9-08-10-14

Florida Gator Fans!!! SharpShooter
.Imaging is a rapidly growing, privately held
Photography company with venues all across
the United States. Currently, we are hiring for
08-09 Gator Football Season. Your outgoing
personality and salesmanship will be your
ticket into a fun-filled job and the Swamp.
On-site interviews and hiring the week of
August 25.
Send your resume to slerner@sharpshooteri
maging.com; 970.485.1542 8-27-08-1-14


Part time help cleaning apts.
Must be honest and dependable.
Must take pride in what you do.
Must have own transportation.
Call 352-514-2472 M-F/10-5 8-28-08-2-14
HELP WANTED
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20, ALLIGATOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2008



SEC Preview: Tennessee Volunteers


ON OFFENSE: Tennessee should feel disrespected. Most people
seem to forget the Volunteers were the East Division representative
Ih the Southeastern Conference Championship Game in December.
Instead, Tennessee is getting overlooked thanks to the flashier Georgia
and UF teams. But anyone would be' foolish to ignore this team. The
Volunteers return eight starters on offense including four of their five
offensive linemen, two receivers, their tight end and running back Arian
Foster. Foster should be one of the top backs in the league again and
make his senior year a memorable one. Expect him to gain more than
''.000 yards on the ground. The biggest hole for Tennessee is its new
signal caller, quarterback Jonathan Crompton. Crompton won the role
based largely on the fact that he's been in Knoxville longer than any
other quarterback on the roster. He'll have a tough time replacing
Erik Ainge at first, but his adaptation to the starting job is key to the
Volunteers offense.
ON DEFENSE: The Tennessee defense that gave up 59 points to UF
last season lost five players. That's bad enough. But when you realize
those five players were all in the top six for team tackles, you see the
Volunteers have some replacing to do. Chief among the departed is
middle linebacker Jerod Mayo. Senior Ellix Wilson will be the new man
in that spot, though his career resume of 40 games played with only one
start is much less impressive. When players get through Tennessee's
defensive line and linebackers, however, they'll have to deal with safety
Eric Berry. The sophomore had an outstanding five interceptions and
222 return yards in 2007, along with nine pass deflections, two fumble
recoveries and 86 total tackles. Both starting comers are also back for
the Volunteers, so it seems offenses should run on this team before
trying the passing game.
ROCK: Tennessee will rock because of a powerful running game, a
great corps of cornerbacks and safeties and a switch to a shotgun
spread-heavy offense.
ROLL: Tennessee will get rolled due to the jitters of a brand new
quarterback, an unforgiving schedule, a lack of experience on defense
and an overall talent level not good enough to win the SEC East.


IMPACT PLAYER: RB ARIAN FOSTER
Arian Foster has been at Tennessee for three years now, and he's going
on his third offensive coordinator.
With David Cutliffe leaving to coach lowly Duke, Dave Clawson became the
new man calling the plays.
"It's always fun to play under somebody different," the senior running back
said. "It's fun to see what you can do with somebody else's system."
Foster should be doing plenty.
The Volunteers will be using more four- and five-wide receiver sets this Fo
season, and Foster will be taking more handoffs from the shotgun.
His 14 touchdowns and 84 points scored were good for fourth in the SEC, showing he had no
problems adjusting to a new offense. His 1,193 rushing yards also put him in the No. 4 spot.
With the departure of Darren McFadden, Felix Jones and BenJarvus Green-Ellis from the
conference, Foster should up those rankings at least two spots.
He could nave bolted for the pros, but decided to give it another whirl in the orange and white.
"I was very close," Foster said. "Growing up, you have financial struggles,
and you have opportunity to help family out. It was hard to turn that down. but
I felt like one more year would do me and my family a lot more difference."
Odds are, he'll improve his draft stock and make the Volunteers a competitive force in the
SEC.
LAST YEAR'S RECORD: 10-4 (6-2 SECI POSITION GRADES:
THIS YEAR'S SCHEDULE: QB : C


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Former high school star hopes to step on field after nearly two-year hiatus


WILLIAMS, from page 24


With every grueling repetition, he tried to
rebuild shattered expectations.
Teammates called and family members
prayed, but nothing seemed to fill the empti-
ness inside of him.
"I had to watch everyone out there sweat
and get tired, and I was just sitting there,"
Williams said. "It was real hard on me."
Practice was tough, but the games were
harder.
Williams spent Saturdays with a pair of
silver crutches in his hands and a hole in his
heart.
The constant and deafening roar of the
crowd and the violent cashing of helmets -
even the profanity-laden screams of coaches
and teammates.
The same noises that had once played in
the soundtrack of his soul had become a con-
stant reminder of what had been so unfairly
taken away.
With every weekend Williams fell further
and further into obscurity, forced to watch as
Kestahn Moore, Percy Harvin and Brandon
James took the carries that were meant for
him.
"I didn't even want to go to the games," he
said. "It was like I was surrounded by 90,000


people, but I was all alone."
Again, Williams watched as the coaching
staff brought in Southern California transfer
Emmanuel Moody.
They wanted a bigger back, an every-down
back the same role that the 6-foot-i, 210-
pound Williams was recruited to play.
Burdened by doubt, the Mesquite, Texas
native wondered if his only opportunity to
play had been torn apart along with his knee.
But even when it seemed like his life had
fallen into the shadows, there was one per-
son who wouldn't let Williams give up on
himself.
Kestahn Moore reached out to Williams
during a time in his life when it felt like no one
else would.
"I told him that just because it wasn't his
time right now, it doesn't mean that it won't
come someday," Moore said. "God does
things for a reason."
Moore, who Williams describes as a big
brother, felt for his young teammate.
"He was doing really well during the off-
season making big plays Coach Meyer
was really starting to look at him," Moore said.
"Then, out of the blue, he got hurt. That has to
be a hard thing."
Moore wanted Williams to know he
wasn't alone.
Williams also received encouragement


from a place he didn't expect.
Moody, the same man that was seemingly
brought in to replace him, quickly became
the one he turned to for advice, prayer and
friendship.
After transferring from the Trojans, Moody
was forced to sit out the 2007 season. He soon
found he had quite a bit in common with the
injured Williams.
The two worked out together, studied
the playbook and forged a
friendship in the most un-
likely circumstances.
Moody, who plans to
become a minister one day,
did what he could to help
his new teammate recover
spiritually.
Williams "I told him that if he put
his trust in Jesus Christ, he
would make it through everything," Moody
said. "God gave him strength, and he has been
able to bounce back from it."
Williams is now fully healed.
Doctors have cleared him to play, and he
is once again out on the practice field with his
teammates.
But questions still race through his mind.
Will he ever be the same player he was
before the injury? How will his reconstructed
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Running backs coach Kenny Carter said
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"Physically he's fine but mentally if he
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said.
Despite his injury, Williams still feels like
the same player coaches begged to come to
UF the same player that was one wrong
step away from everything he had always
dreamed of.
It has been nearly two years since Williams
has played a down for the Gators. He hasn't
played a full season since his senior year at
Horn High, where he rushed for 1,672 yards
and scored 17 touchdowns. But Williams is
a long way from the starry Texas nights that
used to be his stage.
The lights have faded. The interviews have
all but stopped.
All that remains are the memories of those
nights and the burning desire to once again
feel the rush of fans and football.
"We always used to fight at practice about
who was the best player and stuff like that. But
it's not about that anymore for me," Williams
said. "I just want to prove that I can still help
this team that I still have something to
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SEC Preview: Auburn Tigers


ON OFFENSE: Atter years of being a running, possession-style offense,
the Tigers have finally decided to update their scheme, bringing in
*Tony Franklin as their new offensive coordinator. Auburn introduced
a simplified version of the offense in three weeks of practice before
the Chick-fil-A Bowl last season and scraped past Clemson 23-20 in
overtime. Coach Tommy Tuberville said at Southeastern Conference
Media Days in July that it's unlike any other team's spread offense
and cited a startling statistic the Tigers averaged 56 plays a game
during the regular season and then got in 90 plays in the bowl game.
That's a world of change, even with the overtime period. The biggest
questionn mark. however, remains at the quarterback position after
starter Brandon Cox left.

ON DEFENSE: Auourn brought in a new defensive coordinator as well,
Paul Rhoads, although the unit's scheme isn't expected to change very
much. The Tgers did lose standout lineman Quentin Groves, but will
likely feature another effective defensive line. Auburn returns its three
starting linebackers from a year ago. Strong safety Zac Ethendge is
back after a promising freshman campaign, and the secondary is deep
at both the corner and safety positions. Look for another traditional.
speedy Auourn defense.
ROCK: Auburn will rock because it finally has an offensive scheme
that matches the quality of its defensive one. and the rest of tne
SEC West is not as strong this year. The Tigers used to rely on their
defense to keep things close while the offense would grind things out
on the ground. In addition. Auburn gets LSU, Tennessee and Georgia
all at home wnile not having to face UF or Georgia. If the offense is
as proficient as Tuberille believes, this could be an entirely different
Auburn team.
ROLL: Auburn will get rolled because the new spread offense is a big
if. The largest concern will oe at the quarterback position. The Tigers
typically have a steady defense and special teams, and they may need
both if the offense goes through some growing pains in its new up-
tempo style.


IMPACT PLAYER: DE Sen'Derrick Marks
If there's one thing Sen'Derrick Marks is good at off the football field.
it's running his mouth.
"I like to talk," the 6-foot-1, 294-pound junior said. "I'll talk all day."
In fact, The Sporting News plans to have Marks write a blog, which will
be similar to a diary, for its Web site throughout the season. Not that
Marks kept a diary when he was younger.
"I grew up thinking diaries were for females." Marks said. "That
means I'm getting a little feminine right now because I'm writing a Marks
diary. ... I think it's supposed to show what goes on during the week during the season.
... It's tight. I just don't like being alone, being bored. I hate being bored."
All joking aside. Marks is expected to help anchor the defensive line, a unit that produced
22 sacks in 2007 including 8.5 from returning starter Antonio Coleman.
The junior couldn't help but take a jab at the Gators as well. Auburn has won two straight
against UF, but the schedule doesn't match them up in the regular season in 2008. But if
the two teams were to meet in Atlanta, Marks has already started the war of the words.
"I think that put a good win on our schedule every year that we played (tnemi." Marks said.
"We might see them in the end."
LAST YEAR'S RECORD: 9-4 15-3 SEC1 POSITION GRADES:
THIS YEAR'S SCHEDULE: OB: B+


Louisiana-Monroe
Southern Miss
Auburn
LSU
Tennessee
Auburn
Arkansas
Auburn
Auburn
Tennessee-Martin
Georgia
Auburn


@ Auburn
@ Auburn
@ Mississippi State
@ Auburn
@ Auburn
@ Vanderbilt
@ Auburn
@ West Virginia
@ Mississippi
@ Auburn
@ Auburn
@ Alabama


Aug. 30
Sept. 6
Sept. 13
Sept. 20
Sept. 27
Oct. 4
Oct. 11
Oct. 23
Nov. 1
Nov. 8
Nov. 15
Nov. 29


WR: C+
RB: B
OL: B+
DL: A.
LB: A-
CB: B
S : B-
Special Teams: A


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Pouncey practices despite sprain


NOTES, from page 24


said. "They went to North Carolina and
took a good chunk of bone in surgery.
He's looking pretty good right now. If
he's ready to play, he'll play."
Freshmari defensive tackle Matt
Patchan has returned from a tom pec-
toral muscle. Patchan was practicing
with the first-string defense during
spring until the injury.

BLOODY TUESDAY: On the day that's
called Bloody Tuesday, Meyer put his
team to the test in a scrimmage.


Meyer said the scrimmage lived up
to its aforementioned name.
"We gave them every possible look
we could," Meyer said; "We gave them
the most difficult looks to block."

ETC.: Center Maurkice Pouncey was
able to practice through a sprained
ankle... Offensive lineman Maurice
Hurt "dinged his shoulder," Meyer
said... Running back Mon Williams
is recovering from a sprained ankle.
Meyer called him a "battler."... Meyer
said the offensive line, especially tack-
les Jason Watkins and Phil Trautwein,
did very well at practice Wednesday.


Three-lineman sets challenge soph.


MARSH, from page 24


go out there and stop other teams, there's
no way we're going to lose. We just need to
come together as a group. If all of us are suc-
cessful, there's no way we can fail."
The coaching staff is placing a lot of re-
sponsibility on him by implementing more
defensive sets that feature just three down
lineman, rather than the usual four.
"I approached this year like I'm a senior,


like there's no tomorrow," Marsh said. "I
know I can do these things. I just had to put
my mind to it and buckle down."
Coach Urban Meyer has certainly no-
ticed, but he still has just one
complaint.
As a fuzzy-bearded
Football Marsh entered the locker
room Tuesday, Meyer could
only joke.
"If I get him to shave, he'll be much bet-
ter," Meyer said.


SEC Preview: Mississippi State Bulldogs LO


ON OFFENSE: Mississippi State returns six starters on offense.
including Wesley Carroll, who started nine games as a freshman
last season. That stability will help the Bulldogs along with the
return of running backs Anthony Dixon and Christian Ducre. The
offensive line lost some starters from last year but replenished
with a lot of depth this season.


ON DEFENSE: The Bulldogs will have plenty of experience on
defense this season, returning eight starters. They did, however,
lose defensive ends Titus Brown and Avery Hannibal. Mississippi
State also lost its defensive coordinator after Ellis Johnson left,
but the position stayed in house as secondary coach Charlie
Harbison was promoted. The Bulldogs will have some ability to
gamble, however, with All-Southeastern Conference free safety
Derek Pegues patrolling the field. Pegues has nine interceptions
over the last two seasons.


ROCK: Mississippi State will rock because Carroll has a year.
under his belt and should have more experienced playmakers
around him. The Bulldogs get Auburn at home in week three with
a ESPN2 national television audience watching, and they could
have a chance to surprise some people.


ROLL: Mississippi State will get rolled because it will not be
able to sneak up on teams quite like it did last season, when
the Bulldogs finished 8-5 with upsets over Auburn and Alabama.
The pass rush will suffer from the loss of both defensive ends.
The offense must have more production through the skies from
Carroll or else defenses will line up eight men in the box to stop
the running attack.


IMPACT PLAYER: QB Wesley Carroll
Carroll knows if Mississippi .State is to repeat its success from last
season, he will have to step up as a more polished passer. .. .
He came in last season after starters Michael Henig and Josh .
Riddell went oown to injuries. The sophomore completed 134 of
255 passes for 1,392 yards and tnrew nine touchdowns against
seven interceptions.
"I feel [coach Sylvester Croom] put a lot more into my hands ... to Carroll
make more reads at the line of scrimmage," Carroll said. "We did that in the spring and
utilized a lot more of our speed at receiver."
The sophomore isn't fazed after facing criticism over his arm strength.
"It really doesn't bother me. If anything, it may be a little motivation." Carroll said.
"I'm not worried about people saying my body's the right size ... because in the west-
coast offense you don't have to have that gunslinger arm, you just have to have an
accurate, effective arm. More than anything it's mental as a quarterback playing in this
system."
All of this from a Fort Lauderdale native who now calls Starkville, Miss., home.
"It means a lot for a guy from South Florida to go to the middle of Mississippi." Carroll
said. "It's a big culture change. My instinct told me to come to Mississippi State and


can't complain."
LAST YEARS RECORD: 8-5 (4-4 SEC)
THIS YEAR'S SCHEDULE:
Mississippi State @ Louisiana Tech
Southeastern Louisiana @ Mississippi State
Auburn @ Mississippi State
Mississippi State '@ Georgia Tech
Mississippi State @ LSU
Vanaerbilt @ Mississippi State
Mississippi State @ Tennessee
Middle Tennessee State @ Mississippi State
Kentucky @ Mississippi State
Mississippi State @ Alabama
Arkansas @ Mississippi State
Mississippi State @ Mississippi


Aug. 30
Sept. 6
Sept. 13
Sept. 20
Sept. 27
Oct. 11
Oct. 18
Oct. 25
Nov. 1
Nov. 15
Nov. 22
Nov. 28


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QB: B
WR: C+
RB: A-
OL: C+
DL: D+
LB: B+
CB: B
S: A+
Special Teams: B-


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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27, 2008


Persistent Williams returns to Gators


By MIKE DIFERDINANDO
Alligator Staff Writer
S mdiferdinando@alligator.org

Mon Williams is a forgotten man.
Buried almost as deep on the depth chart as he
is in the minds of fans, Williams is left to wonder
what might have been.
A year ago, he was on the brink of stardom.
After rushing for 95 yards during UF's 62-0
rout of Western Carolina as a freshman in 2006,
Williams looked as if he was the answer to the
Gators' running back woes.
"After that, I really felt like I was going to get
that starting spot," he said with a smile as big as
the Dallas skyline tattooed on his right arm.
But that was then.
Williams tore his ACL during the first week
of spring practice while participating in a non-
contact drill.
"I was like, 'Damn, my whole ca-
reer is over.' I felt like I didn't have
nothing left."
Mon Williams
UF sophomore running back on his ACL tear

Even before the team doctor had a chance to
examine him, he knew his.season was over.
"As soon as it happened, I knew something
wasn't right," he said.
All he could do was watch as his dreams faded
away as quickly as they came. Humbled and
heartbroken, Williams learned how thin the line
between sideline and stardom really is.
'J. was like, 'Damn, my whole career is over,'"
Williams said. "I felt like I didn't have nothing
left."
Williams spent the better part of the next year
hobbling from his dorm room in the Springs
Complex to the UF weight room for long and
painful rehabilitation sessions.
SEE WILLIAMS, PAGE 21


Alligator File Photo
UF sophomore running back Mon Williams tackles UCF kick returned Curtis Fran-
cis during the Gators' 42-0 win against the Golden Knights on Sept. 9, 2006.


Marsh's move to nose guard paying off


* THE SOPHOMORE HAS
EARNED A STARTING JOB.

By KARL HYPPOLITE
Alligator Staff Writer
khyppolite@alligator.org

There's a certain point when
a talented prospect becomes
a great player. It's the point
where athletic ability meets
experience.
If you listen to the Gators
coaching staff, defensive tackle
Lawrence Marsh has reached
that point. The sophomore had
a minimal impact in 2007, as he


finished the year with just five
tackles and 0.5 sacks.
With UF struggling to get a
push up the middle last season,
Marsh was moved from defen-
sive end to defensive tackle in
an attempt to boost production
on the inside.
Defensive coordinator
Charlie Strong has said the
defensive line needed "some-
one who could move a body,"
and Marsh has found a way to
fill that role. And apparently it
came easy.
"It wasn't that big a differ-
ence because once I came here


I started getting bigger and
stronger," Marsh said. "Last
year I moved to defensive
tackle and this year at nose
guard, so as
long as I keep
working at it
I think I can
get better at
it."
Marsh
understands
Marsh last season's
defense often let down what
was one of the country's most
prolific offenses.
If the Gators are going


to make a serious run at a
Southeastern Conference title,
the defense needs to show vast
improvement.
"Last year it wasn't like
we didn't want the push," he
said. "We were just lacking in
some areas. This year we've
just worked real hard at it,
and we've believed in one an-
other, and we're going to get
that push. We're going to get
it done.
"This year we're putting it
on ourselves. We feel like if we

SEE MARSH, PAGE 23


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By BRIAN STEELE
Alligator Staff Writer
bsteele@alligator.org

Urban Meyer must be getting
awfully tired of answering ques-
tions about injuries.
The preseason pains continued
to pile up for the Gators on Tuesday
when Meyer announced sophomore
offensive lineman Corey Hobbs is
sidelined with a neck injury. Meyer
did not know the severity of the in-
jury, though he said Hobbs was in
a neck brace.
"Well know
more a bit later,"
Meyer said.
Quarterback John
Football Brantley, who had
impressed Meyer
with his recent
progression, has a staph infection.
Meyer said he does expect Brantley
to practice today and be better for
Saturday's game against Hawaii.
Brantley is currently competing
with Cameron Newton for the
backup spot behind Tim Tebow.
"He looks like death warmed
over," Meyer said of Brantley.
"Painful? I don't know if it's pain-
ful. It doesn't affect his chances of
playing [Saturday]."
Stars Brandon Spikes and Percy
Harvin, however, are another story.
Their status is very much up in
the air. Spikes has a lingering foot
injury, and Harvin is still recover-
ing from off-season heel surgery.
If Spikes cannot play Saturday
against Hawaii, redshirtjunior Ryan
Stamper will start in his place.
Harvin practiced with the
team during seven-on-seven drills
Tuesday, but Spikes was unable to
practice.
Meyer admitted he thought
Harvin would have returned by
now.
"They shaved off some of his
heel when [the doctors] found out
he had abnormal growth on the
bone that was causing his issues
with tendonitis in his knees," Meyer
SEE NOTES, PAGE 23


*Baseball: Marlins vs. Braves
FSN, 7 p.m.

*Baseball: Red Sox vs. Yankees
EFPN, 7 p.m.


*Southeastern Conference coaches
selected the UF volleyball team to win
the league for the 18th season in a
row. The Gators received seven of 11
first-place votes.


Today's question: Other than Lawrence Marsh, who will Percent (Votes)
start at defensive tackle? Spikes 64% (77)


Monday's question: Whose potential absence in week
one would hurt the Gators most against Hawaii? (see
right for results)


Harvin 28% (33)
Tartt 8% (10)
Patchan 0% (0)
120 TOTAL VOTES




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