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FEBRUARY 5, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 182 50 CITRUS COUNTYWild finish: Lecanto gives Citrus all it can handle /B1 www.chronicleonline.com HIGH78LOW58Mostly cloudy, with a 40 percent chance of rain.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning WEDNESDAY INDEX Classifieds . . . .C9 Comics . . . . .C8 Crossword . . . .C7 Community . .C5, C6 Editorial . . . . .A8 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C8 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C7 State & Local: World: Education:Eleven teacher teams competed Thursday in the Spell-A-Rama./ A3 At least seven bombings Tuesday in Aleppo kill more than 10 people./ A12 Teacher of the Year Alexander Stubenbort teaches at Lecanto Middle School./ C1 Nation:More than a billion people have used Facebook in the past 10 years./ A12 Money will be used for bridge into refugeA.B. SIDIBE Staff writerCRYSTAL RIVER Federal authorities approved a grant to help build a bridge into the Three Sisters Springs property. The infusion of the new funds should move up the planned public access timeline to the 57-acre property from summer of 2015 to perhaps as early as the end of 2014, according to City Manager Andy Houston. This is really a positive development, Houston said. Its a big step in the direction that U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the city are going. I am happy. Houston was notified Tuesday by the Federal Department of Transportation that the Three Sisters Springs project has qualified for the Federal Land Access Program (FLAP) grant worth $384,232. Houston expects the money to be released sometime in the spring. He said the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service was able to move some money around in this fiscal year and have paid for engineering work, which is 35 percent complete, on the proposed bridge/entrance to the facility from Cutler Spur Boulevard. Houston said it was Michael Lusk, the former Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge manager, who initiated and did all the paperwork for the FLAP grant. I think it shows USFWS is trying to move things forward, Houston added. He said without this grant, the earliest a bridge would have been built to the parcel would have been the summer of 2015. Officials have been under a lot of pressure recently to allow public access to the property as soon as possible, with people suggesting everything from a temporary foot bridge to a private, temporary takeover of the property until the USFWS can get enough money to On Jan. 22 Josh Nemzoffs lawsuit against Citrus County was settled. MONEY FOR NOTHING The hospital boards hiring of consultant Josh Nemzoff ended with a firing, a lawsuit and taxpayers out $500,000. MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerBefore April, no one in Citrus County had even heard of Joshua Nemzoff. The name should be more familiar today, since his hiring and firing by the Citrus County Hospital Board took more than $500,000 from the taxpayers pocket with nothing to show in return. The CCHB hired Nemzoff, of New Hope, Pa., to solicit bidders for Citrus Memorial hospital, and then negotiate a sale or lease with the winning bidder. Instead, a tumultuous three months ended in July when trustees fired Nemzoff after he refused to comply with a public records request for emails with bidders. The CCHB had already paid him $60,000 toward a $775,000 contract. Nemzoff sued in federal court. The Inverness resident who requested the records, Robert Schweickert Jr., sued the CCHB and Nemzoff in state court. Two weeks ago, Nemzoff and the CCHB reached a settlement. The CCHB received its records: more than 2,000 emails 4,000-plus pages in all on a compact disc. Nemzoff received $700,000. Chronicle fileJosh Nemzoff was hired by the Citrus County Hospital Board to solicit bidders for the sale or lease of Citrus Memorial hospital. He was fired three months later. Associated PressWASHINGTON Several million American workers will reduce their hours on the job or leave the workforce entirely because of incentives built into President Barack Obamas health care overhaul, the Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday. That would mean losses equal to 2.3 million full-time jobs by 2021, in large part because people would opt to keep their income low to stay eligible for federal health care subsidies or Medicaid, the agency said. It had estimated previously that the law would lead to 800,000 fewer jobs by that year. Republican lawmakers seized on the report as major new evidence of what they consider the failures of Obamacare, the huge overhaul of U.S. health care coverage that theyre trying to overturn and planning to use as a main argument against Democrats in Novembers midterm elections. Its the latest indication that the presidents health care law is destroying full-time jobs, said Republican Rep. John Kline of Minnesota, chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee. This fatally flawed health care scheme is wreaking havoc on working families nationwide, he said. But the White House said the possible reduction would be due to voluntary steps by workers rather than businesses cutting jobs people having the freedom to retire early or spend more time as stay-at-home parents because they no longer had to depend only on their employers for health insurance. See HEALTH/ Page A9 Health care law will mean fewer people on the job Trek promotes nature-based tourismPATFAHERTY Staff writerAbout 45 paddlers in kayaks and canoes will travel through Citrus County on the Withlacoochee River this month. They are taking part in the second annual The Wonderful Wild Withlacoochee trip organized by Paddle Florida Inc., a nonprofit organization supporting canoeing and kayaking in Florida. It also promotes the state as an international destination for naturebased tourism. In addition to exploring the river, the trip includes entertainment and environmental education presentations. The trip is identical to last year, said Bill Richards, executive director of the Gainesville-based organization, which stages about five paddle trips a year. About a quarter of the paddlers did it last year. This time around he is hoping for better weather, since last year paddlers experienced rain, cold and frost. Registration closed Monday for the roughly 60-mile trip, which takes place Feb. 16 to 21. It begins at Sumter Countys Marsh Bend Outlet Park on Lake Panasoffkee. The group will spend the night there and have a pre-launch briefing. From there, paddlers will head to the riverside campsite at Potts Preserve and take in an evening presentation by the Southwest Florida Water Paddles return to Withlacoochee River John KlineMinnesota representative said Obamacare is destroying full-time jobs. Federal grant could bring early access to Three Sisters Springs Andy Houstonsaid grant money should be released in the spring. Bill Richardsexecutive director of Paddle Florida. See NEMZOFF/ Page A5 See PADDLE/ Page A2 See GRANT/ Page A2
Management District. Participants will spend the following day, Feb. 18, exploring Gum Slough, a little-known windy 4-mile spring run flowing out of the Half Moon Wildlife Management Area just up river from Potts Preserve. Singer-songwriter Magda Hiller will provide the evening entertainment. The next day, the group will paddle to the Rainbow River for a shuttle to Rainbow Springs State Park. The evening program will feature Karen Ahlers, with Florida Defenders of the Environment, which includes Withlacoochee River protection as one of its projects. After leaving the park the next day, the group will stop at Citrus Countys Goldendale Ramp before paddling on to camp near Inglis Dam on Lake Rousseau. Mickey Thomason, Office of Greenways and Trails, will present the evening program. The groups final destination on Feb. 21 is Bird Creek Park on the Gulf of Mexico.Contact Chronicle reporter Pat Faherty at 352564-2924 or pfaherty@ chronicleonline.com. A2WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESTATE/LOCAL 776 N. Enterprise Pt., Lecanto 746-7830 000H9J1 Visit our Showroom Next to Stokes Flea Market on Hwy. 44 www.cashcarpetandtile.com Visit Our New Website For Great Specials Wood Laminate Tile Carpet Vinyl Area Rugs $ 599 000H81U 3221 South Florida Avenue (Highway 41) Across from the airport 352-637-6088 email@example.com www.superioralf.com 4865 Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto 352.746.5483 000HAN0 YOU ARE NOT ALONE YOU YOU ARE ARE NOT NOT ALONE ALONE WE ARE HERE TO HELP. 22% of seniors over the age of 70 suffer from memory loss WE ARE HERE TO HELP. WE ARE HERE TO HELP. Call Carolyn Reyes for your personal tour and learn more about the Superior Lifestyle. Assisted Living Facility License # 12256 PADDLEContinued from Page A1 invest in the development of the refuge. The Crystal River City Council has scheduled a town hall meeting for Feb. 21 to discuss ways of trying to gain immediate access to the property, which proponents say provides the ideal spot for manatee watching. We should be ready to move along as soon as we get the money. We already got cut-away for the entrance and the engineering is almost there. Construction should not take long and I think by the end of the year we should have access, Houston said.Contact Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe at 352564-2925 or asidibe@ chronicleonline.com. GRANTContinued from Page A1 Crime lab analyst arrested on drug chargesTALLAHASSEE Authorities said a former Florida crime lab analyst was arrested on charges that he stole and sold prescription pills seized as evidence in criminal cases. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced that Joseph Graves was arrested Tuesday. It comes a day after the chemist resigned from his job at a Pensacola lab that tests drug evidence. Investigators said Graves replaced painkillers he was testing as evidence with non-prescription pills. He is charge with then selling the painkillers. Graves began working for the department in 2005 and has handled about 2,600 cases, most of which are drug related. Evidence he handled came from 80 law enforcement agencies from 35 counties. Department of Law Enforcement Commissioner Gerald Bailey has said hundreds of drug cases might now be compromised.Lawyer says Timely Justice Act is unfairTALLAHASSEE A lawyer for death row inmates told Florida Supreme Court justices a law meant to quicken the process of carrying out death sentences unfairly limits the opportunity for condemned prisoners to introduce new evidence. The state said the act only mandates that the process is carried out in a reasonable amount of time. Attorney Martin McClain told The Associated Press on Monday the argument is whether or not the legislation interferes with the judicial process that ensures reliability of convictions and death sentences.Officials charge 22 in insurance fraud ringMIAMI Authorities say 22 people have been charged in a major home insurance fraud ring operating in South Florida. Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle and state Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater said Tuesday losses from the fraud are estimated at $7.6 million. The fraud usually involved staged fires or floods at homes owned by people who were recruited by the fraud ringleaders. Rundle said the organization staged at least 17 fake home damage incidents. The ring was allegedly led by a Miami public adjuster, who is licensed to represent insurance policyholders making claims. The adjuster purportedly took up to 30 percent of the claim paid by the insurer. State BRIEFS From wire reports
Around theSTATE Citrus CountyFishing excursion on air todayBarring any unknown programming changes, the city of Crystal River and the Plantation on Crystal River will be the featured destination on NBC Sports Extreme Fishing Adventure TV show at 1 p.m. today. The shows host and his guest will be fishing out of the Plantation on Crystal River, angling for grouper, kingfish, cobia and amberjacks.Social Security basics topic of programCindy Drew, from the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD), will give a presentation on Social Security benefits and work at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center, 5521 Buster Whitton Way, on the Lecanto campus of the Key Center. The presentation will be of particular interest to those who are the parent or guardian of a person with a developmental disability, since they are likely to have to navigate through the Social Security bureaucracy. Call Stephanie Hopper at 352-344-0288. Central Democrats to meet SaturdayThe Central Citrus Democratic Club will meet at noon Saturday, Feb. 8, at Central Ridge Library, 425 W. Forest Ridge Blvd, Beverly Hills. All registered Democrats are welcome to attend. Annual election of officers election is the main topic for this meeting.Girl Scouts selling cookiesCookies sales for Girl Scouts of West Central Florida will be starting on Friday, Feb. 21, and then every Saturday and Sunday through Sunday, March 16. Scout troops from Crystal River and Homosassa will be at the following locations: Publix, Walmart, Kmart, Tractor Supply, Walgreens and other locations. Go to http://cookielocator. littlebrownie.com/Home energy assistance availableCitrus County Housing Services has Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) funds available to assist lowincome families with home heating and cooling costs. Eligibility is established according to the federal income guidelines and must be at or below 150 percent of poverty level. Maximum annual income for a household of one is $17,235, two is $23,635, three is $29,295 and four is $35,325. LIHEAP provides two types of assistance crisis and regular. The LIHEAP automated telephone system, at 855806-9648, helps clients schedule a home energy assistance appointment and hear more information regarding the program.TallahasseePanel OKs drug database overhaulInvestigators would have to get court orders to access the states prescription -drug database under a measure approved by the Senate Health Policy Committee on Tuesday. The panel approved the proposal (SB 7016) by a 5-2 vote after hearing objections from law enforcement officials. Committee Chairman Aaron Bean, who sponsored the proposal, said he wants the database, known as the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, to include extra security measures to protect patients privacy. STATE& LOCAL Page A3WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE CHRISVANORMER Staff writerCuriosity can add unwanted overseas long-distance charges to your cellphone bill. If your phone rings only once and hangs up, dont call the caller ID number to find out who it was, warns the Better Business Bureau Serving West Florida, or you could become the victim of a new scam called ring and run. These people are doing mass call lines, like a robocall to thousands of phone numbers, explained Brian Oglesby, BBB director of business relations. Its set to call, ring once and hang up. What they are trying to do is entice that person to be curious and call back the caller ID number, which originates in the Caribbean. These phone numbers look like they could be USA numbers because they are 10-digit numbers. They have an area code of three digits. People think it may be somebody they know out of town and call back. Thats when the charges start to incur. Here is how it works, according to the BBB: Consumers receive calls on their mobile phones from an unknown caller who hangs up after one ring. When cellphone owner returns the call, they are billed $19.95 for the international call fee. They may hear music, then advertising while they are unknowingly connected to a callerpaid toll service or chat line located outside the country. At $9 per minute, these calls can add up quickly. The Caribbean area codes that appear on the caller ID often have been reported to be from the Dominican Republic (809), Jamaica (876), British Virgin Islands (284), Grenada (473) and Dominica (767). Lindsay Blair, Citrus County Sheriffs Office (CCSO) spokeswoman, said no one has yet reported this scam to the CCSO, but she has seen it mentioned on the Internet social media, and advised the public to be cautious. If you have a phone number that you dont recognize, dont call it back, Blair said. Certainly dont answer it. Let them leave a message. If the caller has not left a message, Blair said the caller would call again if it was a matter of importance. Oglesby said such scams dont get reported to law enforcement until after the victims notice unusual charges on the bill they get from their cell phone service provider. It seems like once the word gets out, everyone says: Oh, I received that call, Oglesby said. Currently, many victims of the ring-and-run scam are younger people, the millennials, whose cell phone habits differ from the older generations. They dont leave messages with their friends, Oglesby explained. If they dont answer the phone, theyll text them. They are more likely to call the number back. The practice of third parties placing unauthorized charges on wireless accounts is calledcramming.The BBB advises people to keep an eye on their cell phone bills. The earlier the fraud is documented, the better is the chance to have some or all of the charges removed. Watch for ring and run scam Unscrupulous criminals using new technique to ring up hefty phone bills NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS Inverness City Council began with a land transaction decision and ended with a discussion about the Friday, Feb. 7 meeting between county and city governments regarding the future of fire services for the city of Inverness. The land transaction is part of the citys Vision on the Lakes in the Dampier Street/Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue area and includes an old apartment complex, a parcel of landfront and a little white house that the supervisor of elections uses for storage. Weve been eyeing this for some time, said Inverness City Manager Frank DiGiovanni. He added that the property is currently valued much higher than the purchase price, $187,500. As a caveat, the Housing Foundation for the Elderly, this property is in their holding and they will take the proceeds and reinvest to provide living conditions for people who are struggling to find suitable living conditions, he said. In other council business: The city council agreed to renew a property lease agreement between the city and Sen. Charles Dean for a tract of land on County Road 581 near Pleasant Grove Elementary School. DiGiovanni advised council members of upcoming plans to expand the Community Redevelopment Area (CRA) into the citys medical corridor around the hospital, as well as north of the city on U.S. 41 in the industrial area. The decisions made by this council will play strongly into the future, possibly for the next 20 to 30 years, DiGiovanni said. Concerning the future of fire services and the Feb. 7 meeting, council members and the city manager acknowledged that this has become a contentious subject. Councilwoman Jacquie Hepfer, voicing her frustration said, Weve been called to task for not being team players. ... and were being treated like an outside entity. At what point did 7,000 residents secede from the county and become our own island where we have to pay a la carte for every dadgum thing? She added, Theres a difference between cooperating and just rolling over. DiGiovanni said he looked forward to the meeting on Friday. I know the concerns youve voiced about what might happen in the future and thats something you will have to decide but you will get through this, he said. Dont fret over Friday, thats just a day. Think three, five years from now. Even if we dont get to that answer Friday, we can start working to that answer. Inverness council looks to future STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleTeacher Kari Siderio from Floral City Elementary School struggles with the word hierarchy during Thursdays Spell-A-Rama spelling bee. Eleven teacher teams from schools across Citrus County met at Curtis Peterson Auditorium in Lecanto to compete in the event sponsored by the Rotary Club of Central Citrus. Spellbound Special to the ChronicleThe Citrus County Sheriffs Office is looking for community-minded men and women interested in volunteering four hours a week or more to do a variety of assignments at several different locations around the county. Times and days are flexible. Right now, there is a need for volunteers to perform fingerprinting services at the Sheriffs Emergency Operations Center in Lecanto. This is the only agency location where electronic fingerprinting is available for citizens. Fingerprinting services are offered five days a week at varying times. Interested applicants must be at least 18 years old and complete an application form. In addition, all applicants are subject to a criminal background check. A good general working knowledge of computers is a must. Training on the specific software used for electronic prints is provided. Anyone with an interest in becoming a sheriffs office volunteer is asked to call Deputy Andy McEwen at 352-527-3701. To download a volunteer application from the Internet, go to www.sheriff citrus.org and click on the Volunteer tab. Sheriff seeks citizen volunteers Special to the ChronicleCitrus Springs Elementary Spell-A-Rama Mamas took home the Rotary Club of Central Citrus Spell-A-Rama trophy for the second year in a row. From left, Principal Alice Harrell, Shauna Parrish, Kristen Middlemiss, Mary Ann Vantine and mascot Hunter the Hawk. In the final round, Central Ridge Elementary missed arrhythmia and Citrus Springs spelled it correctly. The Mamas then spelled caduceus correctly for the win. All proceeds raised go to scholarships for graduating Citrus County seniors. From staff and wire reports
Birthday Push a little harder and prepare to excel in the coming year. Interacting with others will help open windows of opportunity, allowing you to get the results you seek. Pick up new skills or information that will keep you ahead of the pack. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Involve yourself in physical activities to help you get into shape. Find time to catch up on overdue correspondence. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Improve your surroundings. Invest in items that will add to your comfort. Use your skills to gain respect. Aries (March 21-April 19) You can outtalk and outsmart anyone who challenges you. Present your ideas and concerns before you agree to take on a job or responsibility. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Your best efforts will be appreciated and lead to greater opportunity. Follow the direction that is best suited to your talents and skills. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Rise to the occasion. Take the extra step if it will help you finish what you start. Your versatility and quick action will attract an interesting someone. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Confusion or uncertainty must not be what stands between you and a decision that can alter your future. Evaluate your position and make a move. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Get ready for action and take on responsibility. Your leadership ability may be challenged, but in the end you will come out on top. Show enthusiasm. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Deal with personal business that has the potential to influence your financial future. An older friend or relative is likely to challenge one of your decisions. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Travel for business or pleasure will lead to information and the ability to make a good decision. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Do whatever it takes to secure money matters and pending legal affairs. Lending or borrowing will lead to trust issues. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Mix business with pleasure, network, share ideas and most of all build good relationships. An adventure will grab your attention and offer possibilities. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Get down to business and smooth out any wrinkles in a presentation you want to make. Avoid joint ventures. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Wednesday, Feb. 5, the 36th day of 2014. There are 329 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On Feb. 5, 1937, President Franklin D. Roosevelt proposed increasing the number of U.S. Supreme Court justices; the proposal, which failed in Congress, drew accusations that Roosevelt was attempting to pack the nations highest court. On this date: In 1783, Sweden recognized the independence of the United States. In 1811, George, the Prince of Wales, was named Prince Regent due to the mental illness of his father, Britains King George III. In 1919, movie studio United Artists was incorporated by Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, D.W. Griffith and Charles Chaplin. In 1922, the first edition of Readers Digest was published. In 1973, services were held at Arlington National Cemetery for U.S. Army Col. William B. Nolde, the last official American combat casualty before the Vietnam cease-fire took effect. Ten years ago: CIA Director George Tenet offered a forceful defense of prewar intelligence in a speech at Georgetown University. Five years ago: Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery for pancreatic cancer. Todays Birthdays: Baseball Hall-of-Famer Hank Aaron is 80. Actor David Selby is 73. Rock singer Al Kooper is 70. Actress Charlotte Rampling is 68. Actress Barbara Hershey is 66. Actor Christopher Guest is 66. Actor Tom Wilkinson is 66. Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh is 52. Actress Laura Linney is 50. Actor-comedian Chris Parnell is 47. Singer Bobby Brown is 45. Actor Michael Sheen is 45. Country singer Sara Evans is 43. Thought for Today: The greater the philosopher, the harder it is for him to answer the questions of common people. Henryk Sienkiewicz, Polish author (18461916). 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His first Clinton joke came on May 25, 1992, shortly after taking over from Johnny Carson and when Clinton was still a presidential candidate. Clinton says that hes troubled by the amount of sex on television, Leno said. He says that where hes from sex is a deeply personal thing between a candidate and his campaign volunteers. Leno jokes about powerful people and he jokes about scandals. Bill Clinton is both, said Robert Lichter, director of the Washington-area think tank and author of the upcoming book, Politics is a Joke: How TV Comedians are Remaking Political Life. How long has Leno been joking about Clinton? One popular topic was the politicians weight and penchant for fast food now hes a lean vegetarian. Not only is Clinton more than a thousand jokes ahead of the runner-up ( George W.Bush, 3,239 jokes), Lenos top 10 targets also include Hillary Clinton and MonicaLewinsky. Lenos concentration on politics is evident in the list of his top 10 targets. They include seven people who served as president or vice president or ran for the presidency. And just outside the top 10 are John McCain, Mitt Romney and John Kerry. Meanwhile, Kim Kardashian had a relatively low count of 37 jokes. Leno is an old reliable, Lichter said. Hes like an old shoe that fits and is comfortable. He was never trendy, he was never cutting-edge. But he was a master of the one-liner.Netflix drama House of Cards scores third seasonNEW YORK Netflix says its acclaimed drama House of Cards will get a third season. The online video provider had previously been cagey about the future of the series, which initially received a two-season order of 13 episodes apiece. It returns with its second season on Feb.14, when all 13 episodes will join the earlier 13 hours on the Netflix website. Netflix offered no details concerning production start or release date for the third seasons 13 episodes. House of Cards stars Kevin Spacey as a diabolical former U.S. senator now risen to vice president. The first season instantly made Netflix a force in the arena of original video content and snagged nine prime-time Emmy nominations. Robin Wright won a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Spaceys scheming wife. From wire reports Associated PressFormer President Bill Clinton speaks Dec. 9, 2013, at a CGI Clinton Global Initiative Latin America event in Rio de Janeiro. During Jay Lenos two-decade tenure as NBCs Tonight show host, the comic has cracked a total of 4,607 jokes at the expense of President Clinton. A4WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014 000HA6C in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Citrus County Housing Division . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C3 Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Lien Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 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Neither side will talk publicly about the settlement; neither is allowed to speak poorly of the other. Based on public records, earlier interviews and public meetings, here are the bullet points as to how it all came to be: April 15, 2013, the CCHB hired Nemzoff as its transaction consultant. Though the CCHB interviewed other applicants, they chose Nemzoff. The Nemzoff & Co. website includes aWall Street Journalstory with this lead sentence: For living proof that business success isnt always a popularity contest, consider Josh Nemzoff. May 27, a Chroniclestory reveals existence of a meeting earlier in the month in CCHB attorney Bill Grants office with Sen. Charlie Dean and representatives of one of the four bidders. In an email to CCHB trustees, Nemzoff chides Grant for allowing contact with the bidder. May 29, Grant apologizes for any misunderstanding from his role in the meeting with the hospital bidder. CCHB accepts his explanation and blames Nemzoff for releasing his email about the situation to the press. The CCHB approves a resolution that prohibits Nemzoff from speaking with the press on its behalf without prior approval. He also is not to answer public records requests from citizens but is to cooperate fully with the CCHB. July 9, Nemzoff appears before the Citrus Memorial Health Foundation with a proposal to end the stalemate with the CCHB. His proposals include that both groups hire lawyers with no connection to Citrus County to help settle the dispute. July 10, after facilitating the presentation from four hospital bidders, attempts by CCHB trustees Debbie Ressler and Krista Joseph to fire Nemzoff fail on a 2-2 vote. Both trustees are angry that Nemzoff pitched a settlement offer to the foundation without their knowledge and approval beforehand In that meeting, trustee Joseph says Nemzoff has a God complex. July 11, Grant says he receives a public records request from Schweickert for emails Nemzoff sent and received from bidders, and that Nemzoff sent and received from theCitrus County Chronicle. In the coming days, Grant and Nemzoff exchange terse emails. Grant demands the public records; Nemzoff says he doesnt have to comply. Nemzoffs attorney offers to provide Grant the emails for $12,000 the cost, he says, for researching Nemzoffs email data bank. Nemzoff tells trustees he has no plans to give up the emails. July 19, the CCHB votes 3-1 to fire Nemzoff because of the public records dispute. Nemzoff was on vacation and did not attend the meeting. July 31, Nemzoff attorney accuses CCHB of firing Nemzoff to avoid paying him the full fee after he had already done much of the work. CCHB denies the claim and blames Nemzoff for not providing requested email records. Aug. 14, Schweickert sues the CCHB and Nemzoff in state court. Florida First Amendment Foundation attorney Jon Kaney represents Schweickert. Aug. 19, Nemzoff sues CCHB in federal court, accusing the CCHB of violating his rights to appeal his firing. The lawsuit says Grant helped to concoct a public records request in the hopes of getting him fired. Grant denies the claim. Aug. 22, the CCHB hires Trey Crabb of Ziegler Healthcare Investment Banking of Nashville, Tenn., to replace Nemzoff. The CCHB will pay Ziegler $550,000, with nearly half released only after closing on the Citrus Memorial lease is complete. Jan. 22, the federal lawsuit is settled when Nemzoff agrees to release the records in exchange for $700,000. An attorney for Nemzoff provides Grant with a CD containing the emails. The CCHB sends a check to Nemzoff. The CCHBs insurance group says it will pay $325,000 toward the settlement. Jan. 31, a federal judge signs the final order dismissing the case. The state case still exists. However, Kaney said he believes the CCHB has now provided the records to Schweickert so the only issue is ensuring Kaney receives about $31,000 in attorneys fees that Grant said the CCHB will pay. Final tally: $700,000 for Nemzoff; about $108,000 to CCHB outside counsel Cliff Shepard (plus an undetermined amount for Shepards assistant to comb through the emails for possible exemptions from the public records law); $31,000 to Kaney. Minus $325,000 from the insurance company, that leaves a net loss to taxpayers of $514,000. Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. 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According to his arrest affidavit, Brathwaite is accused of shoplifting two white T-shirts and a Playstation 3 video game from the Lecanto Walmart. Bond $250. John Dalrymple, 21, at 9:30 p.m. Feb. 1 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of a controlled substance. He also faces a misdemeanor charge of failure to appear stemming from an original charge of driving with a suspended license. Bond was denied. David Autrey 26, of West Arbutus Drive, Citrus Springs, at 11:31 a.m. Feb. 2 on a misdemeanor charge of battery. According to his arrest affidavit, Autrey is accused of shoving the victim and hitting him with his fist during a disagreement that was reportedly over the television being turned on while Autrey was trying to sleep on the sofa. Bond $500. Dante Alexander, 25, of North Satinwood Terrace, Citrus Springs, at 10:47 p.m. Feb. 2 on an outstanding warrant for trespassing in a structure after warning. Bond $500. Katrina Clinton, 36, of Inverness, at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 3 on a felony charge of fraudulent use of a credit card. According to her arrest affidavit, Clinton is accused of using a Sears credit card without the permission or knowledge of the victim, amassing a debt of $7,167.80. She was already incarcerated at the Citrus County Detention Facility at the time of her arrest. Bond $2,000. Rodney Leffew, 29, of North Calumet Terrace, Hernando, at 1:37 a.m. Feb. 3 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation, stemming from an original charge of giving false information to a metal recycler. Bond was denied. Raymond Doolittle, 55, of South Wilson Point, Homosassa, at 3:59 p.m. Feb. 3 for failing to register bi-annually as a sex offender. According to his arrest affidavit, Doolittle is required to re-register every January and July. Bond $20,000. Angie Campos-Tapia, 23 of Citrus Springs Boulevard, Citrus Springs, at 3:16 p.m. Feb. 3 on an active Hernando County warrant for a misdemeanor charge of retail petit theft. Bond $250. Almeda Fisher, 54 of North Rembrandt Way, Inverness, at 6:28 p.m. Feb. 3 on an active Fulton County, Georgia warrant for felony aggravated assault, making her a fugitive from justice. Bond was denied. Courtney Meier, 26, of East Trail X, Inverness, at 11:37 p.m. Feb. 3 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation, stemming from an original charge of possession of cocaine. According to her arrest affidavit, Meier turned herself into the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. Bond was denied. James McQuilken, 42, of Clearwood Street, Inverness, at 12:40 a.m. Feb. 4 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, McQuilken was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for failing to come to a complete stop at a stop sign. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle. 0.5 grams of methamphetamine, along with a syringe were found in his possession. Bond $2,500.
Philip Alenda, 67OCALAPhilip Roger Alenda, 67, passed away Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014, at the North Florida/South Georgia VA Health System in Gainesville, Fla. He was born in New York to the late Oscar and Solange Alenda. He is survived by his wife, Ann; daughters Dionne (Gary), Sherri (Bill), Danielle, and Victoria (Tim); grandchildren Maria (Daniel), William, Brittany, William (Kasey), Corey, Alan and Kimberly; great-grandchildren Jenna Lee, Rydia, Logan and Benjamin; and sisters Claudette, Denise and Nicolette (Chris). Memorial service will be 2:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell. Pastor Art Peterson will officiate. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.David Brown, 72BEVERLY HILLSDavid F. Brown, 72, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died Jan. 31, 2014, while under the care of Hospice of Citrus County. Cremation services held under the direction of Fero Funeral Home.Violet DeWitt, 85INVERNESSThe Memorial Gathering for Mrs. Violet M. DeWitt, age 85, of Inverness, Florida, will be held on Thursday, February 6, 2014 from 10 11 am at the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy take the form of memorial donations in Mrs. DeWitts memory to the donors charity of choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.Hooper FuneralHome.com. She was born November 27, 1928 in Carteret, NJ and was the daughter of the late Kazmisz and Katazyna (Pilat) Zawislak. She died January 29, 2014 in Inverness, FL. She moved to Inverness, Florida from Clarksborough, NJ in 1987. She enjoyed bowling, shuffleboard, going to Dynabody, dancing and playing cards with friends. Mrs. DeWitt was a Catholic. Survivors include husband, Richard D. DeWitt of Hernando, FL, 3 stepsons, Charles DeWitt, David (Verna) DeWitt, Harry (Jacqueline) DeWitt Sr. all of NJ, sister, Helen Cooper, IN, nieces Barbara, Cathy, Leslie & Pamela and their families, 6 grandchildren. Arrangements are under the direction of the Inverness Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory. Heidi Dowe, 70CITRUS SPRINGSHeidi Marie Dowe, 70, of Citrus Springs, Fla., died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, in Crystal River. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory Crystal River.Alice Gaunt, 90BEVERLY HILLSAlice L. Gaunt, 90, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Nature Coast Lodge in Lecanto. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory Crystal River. Alfred Fred Gruen, 82BEVERLY HILLSA Celebration of Life for Mr. Alfred Fred H. Gruen, age 82, of Beverly Hills, Florida, will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, February 8, 2014 at the Beverly Hills Community Church. Cremation will be under the direction of Hooper Crematory, Inverness. Inurnment at Florida National Cemetery will take place at a later date. The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of memorial donations to the Beverly Hills Community Church or the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneral Home.com. Mr. Gruen was born March 9, 1931 in West Caldwell, NJ, son of the late Samuel and Mary (Matzkau) Gruen. He died January 29, 2014 in Inverness, FL. Mr. Gruen was an Army veteran serving during the Korean War. He worked as a quarry superintendent for Tri-County Asphalt before moving to Florida in 1993. Mr. Gruen was active in the Beverly Hills Community Church and enjoyed pitching horseshoes at Rainbow Rivers Club and playing golf at Twisted Oaks where he worked part time. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 32 years, Glenda Gruen, 3 sons, Glenn (Robin) Gruen of Milford, PA, Robert (Barbara) Familant of Sparta, NJ and James (Lynda) Familant of Newton, NJ, 3 daughters, Cindy (Thomas) Fields of Annandale, VA, Marie (Richard) Cramer of Andover, NJ, Susan (Ron) Mattia of Andover, NJ, brother, George (Jean) Gruen of Ephrata, PA and 12 grandchildren, Dan, Kate, Kimberly, Brendan, Kevin, Michael, Ryan, Lianne, Richard, Jordan, Nick and Brittany. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beverly Hills Chapel Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory. Raymond Musolf, 87BEVERLY HILLSRaymond M. Musolf, 87, passed away at his Beverly Hills home Feb. 1, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was born Aug. 10, 1926, in Fond Du Lac, Wis. Ray was a proud Navy veteran decorated for his service in World War II. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed Bingo and drawing. Ray was preceded in death by Beatrice Musolf, his wife of 53 years; his sister, Connie; and his brother, Ben. 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Robert Bob Hosford, 86HOMOSASSARobert B. Bob Hosford, 86, of Homosassa, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014. Arrangements are pending at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa.Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com. Clyde Mackenzie, 86BEVERLY HILLSClyde N. Mackenzie, 86, of Beverly Hills, Fla., died Feb. 2, 2014, while under the care of Hospice of Citrus County. Cremation arrangements held under the direction of Fero Funeral Home.Siegfried Sig Speidel, 87HOMOSASSAMr. Siegfried Sig Speidel, age 87 of Homosassa, Florida, died Thursday, January 30, 2014 in Homosassa. He was born November 1, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY, son of the late Kaspar and Anna (Dietrich) Speidel. He was an Army veteran and worked as an avionics salesman. Survivors include his wife, Jean Speidel, 3 sons, Steve Speidel, John Speidel and Eric Speidel, 3 step-daughters, Lisa Ignaszak, Marianne Czachor and Jean Marie Flaherty, 3 stepsons, Paul Ignaszak, Tom Flaherty, James Flaherty, 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. We will never forget how he touched our lives and loved us. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.HooperFuneral Home.com. Arrangements by the Homosassa Chapel of Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory. Lynda Winkler, 74MYRTLE BEACH, S.C.Lynda Sue Winkler, 74, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., wife of Bill Winkler, passed away Jan. 31, 2014. We lost Sue after a lengthy battle with cancer. Sue was such a funloving person and will be missed by so many people, including her husband, Bill. Although Sue is gone, shell be remembered by her golfing partners, her card playing colleagues and many other folks she encountered through her many years in Ohio, Maryland, South Carolina and Florida. Although there were no children in her life, she cherished her nieces and their children. Sue came from a line of educational providers. Her mother Alberta Roland, brother Bill Roland, and two nieces were all teachers, not to mentionher father Bill, who announced sports events for the school. Several of these family members also attended Miami University in southern Ohio. Before college, Sue attended high school in Massillon, Ohio, which many people agree is the heart of football. As a matter of fact, her high school band was selected to march in the Rose Bowl parade back in 1954 out in Pasadena, Calif. Since Sue was then a majorette for the football team, she was in attendance for this grand affair. After her graduation from Miami University, she went on to achieve her masters equivalency in education and teach primary and secondary school in both northern Ohio and Maryland. While in Ohio, she met her husband Bill and married about a year later. They both pulled up stakes and moved to Maryland for the next 25 years or so, before retiring and moving to South Carolina and the Myrtle Beach area. They enjoyed Myrtle Beach before deciding to build another home in Florida. They spent their time commuting back and forth between their two homes, and when free time was available, they went on cruises some 20-plus ocean ventures to the Caribbean, as well as Alaska and a European river cruise. All in all, a very rewarding life and a fulfilling career. You might say a satisfying bucket list. A memorial service will be at Goldfinch Funeral Home Conway Chapel on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, with Pastor Johnathan D. Harris officiating. Please sign the guestbook at www.goldfinch funeralhome.com. Goldfinch Funeral Home, Conway Chapel is in charge of arrangements.BUSINESSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014 A7 Money&MarketsAclick of the wrist gets you more at www.chronicleonline.com 1,600 1,650 1,700 1,750 1,800 1,850 ASONDJ 1,720 1,800 1,880 S&P 500Close: 1,755.20 Change: 13.31 (0.8%) 10 DAYS 14,500 15,000 15,500 16,000 16,500 17,000 ASONDJ 15,320 15,900 16,480 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 15,445.24 Change: 72.44 (0.5%) 10 DAYSAdvanced2112 Declined991 New Highs22 New Lows63 Vol. (in mil.)3,972 Pvs. Volume4,655 2,109 2,559 1618 964 33 50 NYSE NASD DOW 15481.8515356.6215445.24+72.44+0.47%-6.83% DOW Trans.7144.907029.977135.03+81.28+1.15%-3.59% DOW Util.502.76496.68498.98-2.69-0.54%+1.71% NYSE Comp.9828.979756.679816.97+75.39+0.77%-5.61% NASDAQ4044.204004.584031.52+34.56+0.86%-3.47% S&P5001758.731743.821755.20+13.31+0.76%-5.04% S&P4001282.491265.391280.52+14.91+1.18%-4.62% Wilshire 500018824.6418643.1018785.20+142.10+0.76%-4.67% Russell 20001107.621094.451102.84+8.26+0.75%-5.22% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. 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Most recent dividend was omitted or deferred. k Declared or paid this year, a cumulative issue with dividends in arrears. m Current annual rate, which was decreased by most recent dividend announcement. p Initial dividend, annual rate not known, yie ld not shown. r Declared or paid in preceding 12 months plus stock dividend. t Paid in stock, approximate cash value on ex-distribution date. PE Footnotes: q Stock is a closed-end fund no P/E ratio shown. cc P/E exceeds 99. dd Loss in last 12 months. Satya Nadella was named CEO of the software giant and founder Bill Gates stepped down as chair to work more closely on technology. A recent reorganization and potential for a new cancer drug should drive growth at the pharmaceutical, according to Jefferies & Co. The company that runs KFC, Taco Bell and Pizza Hut topped expectations for the quarter and stuck to earnings projections for 2014. Third-quarter profits surged 77 percent at the luxury retailer, which has been aggressively promoting its brand. The retailer had its first quarterly increase in comparable-store sales in more than two years during the holiday shopping season. Investors responded to a significant downturn in the market since the start of the year by buying shares on Tuesday. All of the major market indexes closed higher. Nine of the 10 sectors of the S&P 500 rose; utilities were the only stocks that declined. 0 5 10 $15 NDJ J. C. PenneyJCP Close: $5.08 -0.60 or -10.6% $4.90$23.10 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 111.4m (3.4x avg.) $1.55 b 52-week range PE: Yield: ... ... 70 80 $90 NDJ Michael KorsKORS Close: $89.91 13.24 or 17.3% $51.63$93.18 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 23.0m (5.1x avg.) $18.33 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 36.7 ... 65 70 75 $80 NDJ Yum BrandsYUM Close: $72.06 5.90 or 8.9% $59.68$78.68 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 14.1m (4.0x avg.) $32.09 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 30.2 2.1% 28 30 32 $34 NDJ PfizerPFE Close: $31.44 0.84 or 2.7% $26.79$32.50 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 47.1m (1.8x avg.) $203.76 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 19.1 3.3% 34 36 38 $40 NDJ MicrosoftMSFT Close: $36.35 -0.13 or -0.4% $27.10$38.98 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 54.5m (1.3x avg.) $301.73 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 13.4 3.1% The yield on the 10-year Treasury climbed to 2.63 percent Tuesday. Yields affect rates on mortgages and other consumer loans.NET 1YR TREASURIES YEST PVS CHG AGO 3.25 3.25 3.25 .13 .13 .13 PRIME RATE FED FUNDS 3-month T-bill.050.04+0.01.06 6-month T-bill.060.05+0.01.11 52-wk T-bill.100.08+0.02.13 2-year T-note.320.29+0.03.25 5-year T-note1.471.44+0.03.83 10-year T-note2.632.58+0.051.96 30-year T-bond3.603.53+0.073.16 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.393.34+0.052.76 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.894.90-0.014.02 Barclays USAggregate2.292.31-0.021.93 Barclays US High Yield5.655.64+0.015.88 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.354.43-0.083.93 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.701.66+0.041.12 Barclays US Corp3.053.09-0.042.85 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of oil rose nearly 1 percent Tuesday on hopes that demand for U.S. crude would remain on track even as some emerging-mark et economies falter. 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The buying helped lift major stock indexes out of the red on Tuesday. Prices of U.S. government bonds fell. The mini-rebound seemed fragile at times, with the market giving up some of its earlier gains by late afternoon. Markets were coming off a 326-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average on Monday, and the blue-chip indexs worst January performance in five years prompted by disappointing news about U.S. manufacturing. All told, the Dow rose 72.44 points, or 0.5 percent, to close at 15,445.24 Tuesday. The Standard & Poors 500 index climbed 13.31 points, or 0.8 percent, to 1,755.20. The Nasdaq composite gained 34.56 points, or 0.9 percent, to 4,031.52. Even with Tuesdays gains, the Dow is down 6.8 percent this year, and the S&P 500 index is off 5 percent
Try the old fashioned wayThis is for Hows the weather? in Thursday, Jan. 23s paper, about getting the temperature in Homosassa Springs. Very simple: Buy a thermometer, put it outside where you can see it. Whats so difficult about that? Thermometer does the trickHeres a novel idea for the person who wrote or called Sound Off complaining about not being able to get the temperature for Homosassa Springs: Get a thermometer. Theyve been around for centuries, are quite accurate, and thats how the computer gets the temperature. You can get two or three of them for less than $20.Amazing solutionThis is for the reader from Homosassa Springs who was having a total meltdown because they can no longer get the temperature for the ZIP code 34446 all the time on their weather channel. Do not despair. If you put up an outside thermometer, you can know your temperature 24/7 and not even have to turn on the TV or pay a cable bill. Amazing.What? Not on TV?In todays paper there was a person who wanted to know what the temperature was in Homosassa Springs. My solution an easy solution to the problem would be to spend $10 and get an indoor-outdoor thermometer, which gives you the time and date and youd know exactly what the temperature was by your house in Homosassa Springs. And, of course, its there all the time and you dont have to worry about it being just showing up on your TV screen.Easy solutionIm calling to make a suggestion to the woman who wrote the Sound Off complaining that because she no longer had the Weather Channel on television, that she didnt know what the temperature was in Homosassa Springs anymore. My suggestion to her is to buy a thermometer.Try this websiteIn todays paper, Jan. 23, someone complained that he or she could no longer get the temperature in Homosassa Springs. If you have a computer, the best weather service by far is intellicast.com. Simply go to its website, enter your ZIP code in the space provided, then click on Homosassa when it appears. Current and future weather, including temperature, will come up. Click on the box labeled Interactive Radar, and youll see anything thats happening weather-wise in your area. OPINION Page A8WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 Mistreating squirrelsIts impossible for me to understand why so many get upset and angry because squirrels eat seeds put out for birds. Common sense, which seems nonexistent, makes it obvious that feeders are for feeding and, surprise! Squirrels eat! If these little creatures arent welcome, for whatever reason, there is a simple solution. Stop feeding. Its unreasonable to put squirrel food in an outdoor feeder and exclude any particular critter. How aggravating hungry squirrels, in search of food, dare trespass onto bird only territory. Whats wrong with them? Cant they read the Squirrels: Keep Out signs? Dont they know that humans are angrily watching and, with raised blood-pressure, are thinking up ways to discourage these unwelcome guests from doing whats natural? These innocent squirrels are part of nature and they belong everywhere humans have chosen to invade. Constant turmoil and resentment toward creatures attracted by food deliberately set out to entice them shows little intelligence. Why not try enjoying the squirrels participation in raiding feed boxes as they sit and chomp tidbits or watching their crazy acrobatics and possessive chases with competitors with an open mind and kind heart? Dreaming up ridiculous and cruel methods to be rid of squirrels as depicted in Mr. Mulligans recent, not funny squirrel-related article; Sound Off complainers; Wm. Parkers shock lesson (Jan. 13), and all others who express constant hatred and frustration over what they, themselves, cause, is wrong. I suggest putting more food out and enjoying all partakers. Or, stop feeding altogether. Perhaps moving to the prairie or desert, where squirrels are too smart to live, would make the squirrel-haters happier. Or, best of all, relax and appreciate Gods creatures for what they are and stop trying to harm or be rid of them.Joanie Welch InvernessKeep it green and cleanMy wife and I moved to Citrus County seven years ago from New Jersey. When we first arrived, we were amazed by the beauty and cleanliness of the area. There didn't seem to be one piece of trash on the side of the road. Fast forward seven years and it saddens me how things have changed. I cycle throughout the county and everywhere I go I see litter. Bottles, cans, household trash strewn across the sides of our roads. Why is it that people litter? Are they ignorant to the fact that the trash does not disappear? Are they too lazy to find a garbage can to drop it in? I just wish these people would stop using our beautiful county as there dumping ground. Lets keep Citrus green and clean.Christopher Lilienthal Beverly Hills Dear Tom Perkins: Im writing to apologize. I do this on behalf of the 99 percent of us who are not multimillionaires. You, of course, are, having made a pile as a venture capitalist and cofounder of the firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. I admit, Id have thought a guy like you had little to complain about. But that was before you wrote that tearjerking Jan. 24 letter to The Wall Street Journalrevealing the pain, the oppression, the abject sense of vulnerability and fear that go with having a net worth equal to the GNP of some developing nations. In your letter, you decried the rising tide of hatred youve experienced at the hands of progressives waging war against your people. Your examples were heart-rending. You mentioned popular anger over rising real-estate prices. And outraged public reaction to dedicated buses ferrying tech workers to their San Francisco-area jobs. And the people who have called your ex-wife, novelist Danielle Steel, a snob. Oh, the humanity. There are, you said, parallels to Nazi Germany and its treatment of another oppressed minority, the Jews. This is a very dangerous drift in our American thinking, you warned. Kristallnacht was unthinkable in 1930; is its descendant progressive radicalism unthinkable now? Youre right. How could we have missed it? Calling Danielle Steel a snob is exactly like that turning point on the road to Holocaust when antiJewish riots broke out across Germany, 7,500 Jewish homes and businesses were vandalized, 30,000 Jewish men were sent to concentration camps, 91 Jews were killed and the Nazis, blaming the Jews themselves for the carnage, fined them about $400 million in 1938 U.S. dollars. Youve been criticized for what you wrote, but we both know the only thing wrong with it is, you didnt go far enough. You didnt mention how one day the rich may be forced to stitch yellow dollar signs to their clothing or have their net worth tattooed on their forearms. Being forced to pay taxes for the upkeep of schools your children wouldnt be caught dead attending? Thats exactly like slavery. Zoning laws that limit you to one measly helipad on your very own land? No difference between that and the Trail of Tears. Where will it end? Will they make you fly commercial? Buy off the rack? Golf on a public course? Might as well hitch up the boxcars and pack you in. I confess to having been blind to the suffering of the AffluentAmerican community. But youve opened my eyes. How awful it must be, forced to live in segregated neighborhoods like Brentwood and Star Island in constant fear of metaphorical beatings and rhetorical lynching if you dare get out of your place and whine about the travails of your life of vulgar excess. Well, sir, thanks to great Affluent-American leaders like you, I have a dream that one day your children will not be judged by the content of their offshore accounts. You are as human as anyone else. Your manservant puts your pants on one leg at a time just like the rest of us. So I apologize to you on behalf of the 40-year-old man with a college degree struggling to raise his son on a McSalary, the little girl trying to concentrate on algebra while her stomach growls with missed-meal cramps, the Walmart employees collecting food for coworkers, the homeless family praying the social worker will find them shelter for the night as temperature and snow fall steadily. You know, until I read your letter, I thought they were the ones most deserving of my empathy and concern, these victims of wealth inequality, a tilted playing field and the sheer greed of rapacious money pigs. But youve set me straight, and I want you to know Im with you all the way. I mean, now that I know who the real victims are.Leonard Pitts is a columnist for The Miami Herald, 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132. Readers may contact him via e-mail at lpitts@ miamiherald.com. Education is the movement from darkness to light.Allan Bloom, The Closing of the American Mind, 1987 Sincerest sympathy to the filthy rich CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE Founded by Albert M. Williamson You may differ with my choice, but not my right to choose. David S. Arthurs publisher emeritus EDITORIAL BOARDGerry Mulligan ....................................publisherMike Arnold ..............................................editorCharlie Brennan ........................managing editorCurt Ebitz ..................................citizen memberMac Harris ................................citizen memberRebecca Martin ........................citizen memberBrad Bautista ....................................copy chiefLogan Mosby ..............................features editor AN APPLE WITH SHINE Educators excel while facing tough tasks daily While only one name can be called for each of the 2015 Teacher of the Year and 2014 SchoolRelated Employee of the Year awards, the recognition meted out recently at the Citrus County School District Galaxy of Stars event is a small microcosm of all the good things teachers and support staff perform day in and day out. Alex Stubenbort, a language arts teacher at Lecanto Middle School, and Colleen Fuller, paraprofessional from Central Ridge Elementary School, who were honored as top teacher and school-related employee, love their jobs, as do many others within the district working tirelessly each day to give Citrus County children the best possible education. The results of their efforts, and countless other staff members and teachers, are evident as year after year Citrus Countys School District is awarded High-Performing school district status. Educators today face many more obstacles than teachers of the past. Each year (and occasionally mid-year) the standards, goals and mandates they are instructed to teach and maintain are changed. Imagine the energy it takes to keep up with those changes and remain enthused in the classroom. Often the work educators do goes unnoticed. Teachers work around the clock, teaching by day, writing lesson plans and grading papers by night. They do this while adhering to strict standards passed down by well-meaning legislators who really have little clue to what really takes place in the classroom. Couple those expectations with how no child can be left behind and every student must meet the same criteria despite vast differences in their socio-economic structure or parental involvement. Educating Citrus Countys children is no easy task, yet we are fortunate to have quality people like Alex Stubenbort and Colleen Fuller working on their behalf. THE ISSUE:Citrus Countys Galaxy of Stars banquet.OUR OPINION:Top teachers, support staff reflection of great school district. OPINIONS INVITED SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to email@example.com .LETTERSto the Editor THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. 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The agency also reduced its estimate of the number of uninsured people who will get coverage through the health care law. The budget experts now say more than 1 million fewer people than had been expected will gain coverage this year, partly because of the website problems that prevented people from signing up last fall. However, it wasnt all bad news for the Obama administration. The CBOs wide-ranging report predicted that the federal budget deficit will fall to $514 billion this year, down from last years $680 billion and the lowest by far since Obama took office five years ago. The new estimates also say that the health care law will, in the short run, benefit the economy by boosting demand for goods and services because the lower-income people it helps will have more purchasing power. The report noted that the 2014 premiums that people pay for exchange coverage are coming in about 15 percent lower than projected, and the health care law, on balance, still is expected to reduce the federal deficit. However, the budget experts see the long-term federal deficit picture worsening by about $100 billion a year through the end of the decade because of slower growth in the economy than they had previously predicted. As for health care signups, the website woes have largely been cleared up, but the nonpartisan congressional analysts estimated that about 1 million fewer people will enroll through the new insurance exchanges than had been expected this year, for a total of 6 million. Enrollment is predicted to pick up, topping 20 million in 2016. The exchanges, or online marketplaces, offer subsidized private coverage and cater mainly to middle-class people who dont have health care on the job. The Congressional Budget Office also revised its Medicaid enrollment projection downward by about 1 million, for a new total of 8 million signups in 2014. About half the states have accepted the health laws Medicaid expansion. What about those people whose decisions about work might be affected by the new law? Lower-wage workers are more likely to reduce their hours or quit their jobs because of Obamacare incentives, the report said. Although some employers will choose not to hire additional workers, or will reduce hours, the budget office said that does not appear to be the main factor. The estimated reduction stems almost entirely from a net decline in the amount of labor that workers choose to supply, rather than from a net drop in businesses demand for labor, the report said. The health care analysis is layered with complexity. The job losses are measured in fulltime-equivalent workers, which means more people are actually affected than, say, the 2 million full-time-equivalent jobs lost in 2017. It could take several part-time workers or people deciding to reduce their hours to produce the wage loss of one full-time equivalent. The report also contains an important caveat, that the estimate of job losses is subject to substantial uncertainty and could be larger or smaller than predicted. There now are more than 130 million jobs in the economy. Meanwhile, the broad federal deficit projection shows another yearly improvement. Obama inherited an economy in crisis and the first deficits ever to exceed $1 trillion. The 2009 total, swelled by the costs of the Wall Street bailout, hit a record $1.4 trillion, while the deficits of 2010 and 2011 each registered $1.3 trillion. HEALTHContinued from Page A1 The Congressional Budget Office also revised its Medicaid enrollment projection downward by about 1 million ...
Associated PressBEIRUT Men pull a girl from the rubble and haul her onto a dirty sheet of plastic, while another child, coated in white dust save for a red streak of blood from his nose, lies with his crushed leg dangling off a gurney the grisly aftermath from the dropping of a crude barrel bomb by Syrian forces on the city of Aleppo. The bombing one of at least seven such attacks in Aleppo on Tuesday struck a mosque that was being used as a school, killing at least 11 people, activists said. A video supplied by activists contained scenes of the carnage. It was the latest example of the heightened use of barrel bombs, devices packed with fuel, explosives and scrap metal that are hurled from helicopters, often indiscriminately. Since Thursday, around 80 people have been killed by barrel bombs used by Syrian President Bashar Assads forces to try to dislodge rebels from Aleppo, according to figures provided by the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which relies on a network of activists on the ground. The video uploaded from the rebel-held Masaken Hanano district showed the aftermath of the explosion at or near the Uthman Bin Affan mosque, where adults were teaching children the Quran, said activist Hassoun Abu Faisal of the Aleppo Media Center. The video, excerpts of which are at http://apne.ws/1c0t9yt was consistent with what reporting by The Associated Press found. A cameraman films from inside a vehicle as it speeds toward a place where dust is drifting into a clear blue sky. The camera swivels to men and boys running around a building that has been torn in half by an explosion. Are there martyrs? the narrator asks. His camera focuses on a lump of red flesh in a vehicle. It is the beginning of a grim litany of death, as seen from the jerking camera. A child, his legs missing, lies on the ground, partially covered by a blanket. Are there anybodys children here? cries one man. Bashar, you lowlife! cries another, referring to the Syrian ruler, raising his hands angrily to the sky. Another man shakes a blackened body inside a vehicle. A man carries a lifeless boy, lifting him partly by his clothes, and leaves him on the sidewalk near two other mangled corpses. An older man with a bloodied face stumbles toward the child, weeping, Oh, God, your grace, oh, God. The cameraman also captures scenes of the boy with the crushed leg and the girl pulled from the ruins. The Observatory said at least five of the dead in Masaken Hanano were children. The use of barrel bombs across Syria has been widely condemned by human rights groups because of the weapons indiscriminate nature. They have been a key part of a government strategy to wrest back parts of Aleppo seized by rebels in mid-2012. Opting out Associated PressNew York Mayor Bill de Blasio appears Monday on Comedy Centrals The Daily Show with host Jon Stewart in New York. De Blasio wont be in paradeNEW YORK New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will not be marching in the nations largest St. Patricks Day parade, deciding to skip one of his citys signature celebrations because the event organizers refuse to let participants carry progay signs. De Blasio will become the first mayor in decades to sit out the traditional march along Fifth Avenue. Though de Blasios predecessor, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, was a staunch supporter of same-sex marriage rights, he still marched in the Fifth Avenue parade all 12 years he was in office. Rudolph Giuliani also participated every year he was mayor.Long winter sees salt shortageCHICAGO As piles of snow grow taller during this seemingly endless winter, the piles of salt for spreading on the nations icy, slushy roads are shrinking, forcing communities to ration supplies because theres not enough salt to go around. Cities have already gone through most of their salt well ahead of the time they traditionally really need it when the coldest part of winter gives way to temperatures just warm enough to turn snow into freezing rain and sleet and roads into ribbons of ice.Navy probing alleged cheating WASHINGTON The Navy is investigating 30 or more senior sailors in connection with alleged cheating on written tests designed to qualify them as instructors at a school that trains younger sailors to operate naval nuclear power reactors, officials said Tuesday. The reactors at Charles ton, S.C., are of the kind used in propulsion systems for Navy submarines and aircraft carriers. The alleged misbehavior is unrelated to Navy nuclear weapons carried aboard Trident submarines. Advocates make bid for wage hikeWASHINGTON More than a dozen advocacy groups are urging President Barack Obama to include mentally disabled workers in his call to raise the federal minimum wage for employees of government contractors. The groups, including the National Organization on Disability and the National Down Syndrome Congress, said Tuesday they are concerned that Obamas plan for an executive order raising wages to $10.10 an hour wont cover many disabled people who now earn less than the current federal minimum of $7.25 an hour. Thousands of disabled workers are employed by government contractors under a federal program that allows companies to pay a subminimum wage to those with intellectual or developmental disabilities. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A10WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Festival Associated PressA Sadhu, or Hindu holy man, smears his face with ash Tuesday at Sangam, the confluence of Hindu holy rivers of Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, for a ritual dip on the occasion of Basant Panchami at the annual traditional fair of Magh Mela in Allahabad, India. Basant Panchami, the fifth day of spring, is celebrated by worshipping the Hindu Goddess of knowledge and wisdom, Saraswati. 13 dead in train, bus crashKIEV, Ukraine At least 13 people are reported dead after a train hit a minibus in eastern Ukraine. News reports said the crash occurred Tuesday near the town of Belaniy, 170 miles east of Kiev. The Interfax news agency cited a statement from the regional prosecutors office as saying the driver of the small bus apparently ignored a lighted signal at the railroad crossing. Interfax said five injured bus passengers were hospitalized. The bus driver reportedly was unhurt.Libya: All chem weapons goneTRIPOLI, Libya Libyas Foreign Ministry said Tuesday the countrys caches of chemical weapons, including bombs and artillery shells filled with mustard gas, have been completely destroyed. Libya is totally empty of any presence of chemical weapons ... which could pose a threat to the safety of people, the environment, or neighboring regions, Mohammed Abdel-Aziz said in remarks carried by Libyas state news agency.Scotland OKs gay marriage bill LONDON The Scottish Parliament has overwhelmingly voted in favor of a same-sex marriage bill, allowing the first such ceremonies to take place by the end of the year. Scottish Health Secretary Alex Neil called the bills approval one of the great historic days of the parliament. But some religious leaders criticized it as an assault on tradition. The bill was passed Tuesday by 105 votes to 18. Under the bill, religious bodies in Scotland that wish to perform gay marriages can opt in to do so. Groups opposed to same-sex marriage cannot be forced to solemnize such unions. Legislation to allow gay marriage in England and Wales was passed in July last year. The change does not apply to Northern Ireland. World BRIEFS From wire reports Facebook turns 10 Associated PressNEW YORK It has been 10 years since a Harvard sophomore named Mark Zuckerberg created a website called Thefacebook.com to let his classmates find their friends online. They did. And in the decade since, so have more than a billion people, not just American college students but also farmers in India, activists in Egypt and pop stars in South Korea. Facebook has transformed how much of the world communicates. Zuckerbergs insistence that people use real identities, not quirky screen names, helped blur, if not erase entirely, the divide between our online and offline worlds. Long-lost friends are no longer lost. They are on Facebook. From its roots as a website with no ads, no business plan and a hacker ethic, Facebook has grown into a company worth $150billion, with 6,337 employees and sprawling headquarters in the heart of Silicon Valley. Born in the age of desktop computers, three years before the iPhones debut, Facebook is now mainly accessed on mobile devices. Many of these mobile users never had a PC. People often ask if I always knew that Facebook would become what it is today. No way, Zuckerberg wrote where else on his Facebook page Tuesday. I remember getting pizza with my friends one night in college shortly after opening Facebook. I told them I was excited to help connect our school community, but one day someone needed to connect the whole world. Facebook has had plenty of stumbles along the way, from privacy concerns to user protests when Facebook introduced new features, not to mention a rocky public stock debut in 2012. Even its origin was the subject of a lawsuit and a Hollywood movie. Changes sought for endangered species act Associated PressBILLINGS, Mont. Republicans in Congress on Tuesday called for an overhaul to the Endangered Species Act to curtail environmentalists lawsuits and give more power to states, but experts say broad changes to one of the nations cornerstone environmental laws are unlikely given the pervasive partisan divide in Washington, D.C. A group of 13 GOP lawmakers representing states across the U.S. released a report proposing targeted reforms for the 40-year-old federal law, which protects imperiled plants and animals. Proponents credit the law with staving off extinction for hundreds of species from the bald eagle and American alligator to the gray whale. But critics contend the law has been abused by environmental groups seeking to restrict development in the name of species protection. Led by Rep. Cynthia Lummis of Wyoming and Rep. Doc Hastings of Washington state, who chairs the House Natural Resources Committee, the Republicans want to amend the law to limit litigation from wildlife advocates that has resulted in protections for some species. And they want to give states more authority over imperiled species that fall within their borders. Also among the recommendations are increased scientific transparency, more accurate economic impact studies and safeguards for private landowners. Signed into law by President Richard Nixon in December 1973, the act has resulted in additional protections for more than 1,500 plants, insects, mammals, birds, reptiles and other creatures, according to the Fish and Wildlife Service. Bombs fall on Syrian city Associated PressThis photo provided by the anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC) shows a Syrian man carrying a wounded child Monday following a Syrian government airstrike in Aleppo, Syria. Government forces hit mosque with crude bomb, kill 11 Triplets Associated PressWhite lioness Azira lies in her cage Tuesday with one of her three white cubs that were born last week in a private zoo in Borysew, in central Poland. Mark Zuckerbergfounder of Facebook. Mammals Birds Insects 86 96 Reptiles 36 Fishes 156 Clams 88 SOURCE: United States Fish and Wildlife Service Others not show include snails, arachnids, crustaceans, amphibians. APSpecies on the conservation listThe current list of species listed as threatened or endangered totals 1,519 with 874 plants and 645 animals: 70 Speciesonthec conservationlist 96 86 36 hidt hib O thers not show include snails 6 156 88 i 70 arac h n id s, crus t aceans, am phib SOURCE:UnitedStatesFishan 156 i ans. ndWildlifeService AP
DAVIDPIEKLIK CorrespondentINVERNESS Minutes after its season-ending 7-1 playoff loss Tuesday, the Citrus Hurricanes boys soccer team gathered a final time before its fans, singing the Alma Mater like champions. History will have to wait after the Hurricanes (19-4-1) lost at home to the Sunlake Seahawks (29-1-1) in the Class 3A regional semifinals. The Canes were trying to advance past the round for the first time in pursuit of the schools first-ever state tournament championship. With players like sophomore goalkeeper Dakota Gruzdas giving everything they had to try to pull off a win against a stout Seahawks team, fans stayed to the end to give the Canes a standing ovation for a season that included a District 3A-7 title last month. Its not every year you get to win 19 games, you get to make it to the semifinals in the regionals, Gruzdas said. Its not every game you get to play a team like Sunlake. That was a great experience, especially for all of our younger players. It was unfortunate it had to happen tonight with the way things went, but we had an excellent season. You cant be unhappy with what we did this year. The Canes played even with the Seahawks the entire first half, a frame highlighted by Josh Marsdens penalty kick goal, and Gruzdas smothering a Seahawks penalty kick attempt in the last minute of stoppage time. The teams entered the half tied 1-1 and appeared to be headed to an exciting finish. Then Sunlakes Austin Goble scored in the 46th minute on a corner kick from Cobi Shermo, and a barrage of shots ensued. Gruzdas made big save after big save and those he couldnt get to were cleared by defenders Golf, tennis/B2 Baseball/ B3 Scoreboard/B3 TV, lottery/B3 NBA, NHL/ B4 College basketball/ B4 No. 3 Florida tries to stay perfect in SEC play at home against Missouri./ B4 SPORTSSection BWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Second half unkind to Hurricanes soccer Tied at halftime, Citrus boys cut down by Sunlake in regional semis MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleCrystal River senior guard Hunter Roessler tries to drive past Dunnellon guard Desmond Frazier during the first half of a District 5A-6 semifinal boys basketball tournament game Tuesday night at Crystal River High School. The fourth-seeded Pirates saw their season come to an end with a 63-36 loss to No. 1 seed Dunnellon. Citrus staves off Lecanto rally to set meeting with Dunnellon for District 5A-6 championship MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleCitrus senior forward Ben Janicki scores on a left-handed layup against the defense of Lecanto senior Ronnie Crowe in the first half of a District 5A-6 boys basketball tournament semfinal game at Crystal River High School. The second-seeded Hurricanes withstood a furious rally from the third-seeded Panthers for a 64-62 victory. STEVEMCGUNNIGLE CorrespondentCRYSTAL RIVER The second semifinal matchup of the District 5A-6 boys basketball tournamentdid not have the flair for dramatics that the opener did, and predictably so, as tournament host Crystal River fell to top seed Dunnellon 63-36 on Tuesday night. It was the third time this year that the fourth-seeded Pirates trailed by at least30 points against the Tigers, who opened up with an 11-1 lead that was never threatened. Dunnellon faces No. 2 Citrus who defeated Lecanto 64-62 in the first semifinal at Crystal River on Friday night in the District 5A-6 championship game. The Tigers and Hurricanes split a pair of regularseason meetings, with each squad winning at home. Crystal River (4-17 overall) scored its first points from the field on an offensive putback by John Parry with nine seconds left in the first quarter to make it 11-3, but a 21-point second quarter by Dunnellon (189), coupled with continued offensive struggles by the Pirates allowed the ,Tigers to put it in cruise control for the duration. Willie Robinson fueled an 8-2 Dunnellon run to start the second, extending the early edge to 19-5. Robinson hit a running onehanded floater in the lane, then sent a pretty no-look pass to Will Thomas for a short bank shot from just outside the key. Robinson then found Andre Hairston for a scooping onehanded layup, and after Crystal Rivers John Hess scored inside, Robinson again found a teammate, this time Darion Baker, under the hoop for the 14-point lead. Dunnellon extended it to a 32-14 margin going into halftime. Afterward, Tigers head coach Travis Licht had praise for Robinson (six points, 10 assists, six rebounds). He did a really great job seeing the floor tonight, Licht said. When he plays like that, he makes everyone else better. The Pirates were more competitive to start the second half, losing the third quarter by just three points, but it was too little too late, as early poor shooting and an inability to match Dunnellons size and speed were too much to overcome. As Crystal River head coach Steve Feldman explained, I think we only shot 23 percent in the first half, our best outside shooters couldnt hit anything, and youre not going to beat anybody at 23 percent shooting. The Pirates went 3 for 21 from threepoint range, a necessary part of their game. We have to try to be an inside-out team, and the three, you live and die by it, Feldman said. Their quickness bothered us, their transition game bothered us, and we dont have the quickness and we dont have the size. On the other side, Licht was pleased with Dunnellons defensive efforts, which was previously a concern. I thought we defended well, and that basically carried us through the whole game, he said. Our defense and our rebounding carried us. Hairston had a game-high 14 points and six rebounds, while Thomas had 12 points and eight boards for Dunnellon. Hess led the Pirates with 11 points and seven rebounds, while freshman Tyler Pollard chipped in seven points and four rebounds. District 5A-6 boys basketball championship game Who: No. 1 Dunnellon (18-9) vs. No. 2 Citrus (24-2) Whats at stake: The winner earns a first-round home game in the Class 5A regional quarterfinals, while the loser travels to the District 5A-5 winner. When: 7 p.m. Friday night. Where: Crystal River High School. SEANARNOLD CorrespondentCRYSTAL RIVER For a county hoops rivalry known for its closely-fought, back-andforth contests, Tuesdays District 5A-6 boys semifinal between Citrus and Lecanto didnt disappoint. Despite entering the game with 10 fewer wins and an 0-2 mark against the Hurricanes, the Panthers climbed back from a 53-41 fourthquarter deficit to give itself a chance for a go-ahead 3 in the waning seconds. But in a game full of well-contested shots, it was a blocked shot by junior Desmond Franklin that helped his Canes ultimately secure a 64-62 victory in the Crystal River High School gym. The win gives Citrus (24-2) back-to-back playoff berths for the first time since 2002 and 2003, and sets up the Hurricanes with a district-title tilt against Dunnellon on Friday. Junior Darius Sawyer, back from his lateseason injury, had a block, a steal, four rebounds and 10 of his team-high 20 points in the fourth quarter in helping lead his Panthers (13-11) back from the brink. With five seconds to play, Franklin blocked a 3-point attempt by senior Thomas Vilardi in the right corner, only to see the deflected ball retrieved under the basket by LHS senior Ronnie Crowe (14 points). But Crowes would-be gametying layup was whistled off, as he was ruled out-of-bounds on the play, effectively ending the Panthers chances with a second remaining. Our first two shots of the fourth quarter rimmed out, and Lecanto was scoring during that time, CHS head coach Tom Densmore said of Lecantos comeback. If wed have got some stops, it wouldnt have been so bad for us. Our shots werent falling for us at that point. We went back to man-toman defense there at the end to make sure we had everybody covered up out there, because I expected (Lecanto) to go for the 3, he added. Dez (Franklin) got every bit of elevation he could get on that ball. With pressure looming for both sides, the teams combined to go 16 for 18 at the foul line in the final quarter. Basketball is a game of runs, LHS head coach Jeff Anderson said, and we had ours and just came up a little short. I feel like our boys executed our game plan just the way we wanted it. Weve talked all year about stringing together three (good) possessions. And if we can do that, then no lead is insurmountable. We were focused and we were able to slow the game down and get (Citrus) athletes out of position. Dez got every bit of elevation he could get on that ball.Tom DensmoreCitrus boys basketball coach said of Desmond Franklins game-sealing block. See CITRUS/ Page B3 See CANES/ Page B3
HOLE-IN-ONEOn Jan. 28, Phyllis Rossy aced the 16th hole at Twisted Oaks Golf Club. Rossy used a 4 Hybrid to score the hole-in-one from 102 yards out. Ralph Rossy, Richard Beckhardt and Robert Peloquin witnessed the shot.BRENTWOODJan. 28 results for Brentwood Tuesday Ladies League. Team standings: First26.5 Dorothy Gratien, Clarita Parado Second21.5 Dianne Joyner, Kay Fitzsimmons Third20.5 Anne Chaffee, Jane Kennedy Individual standings: First12.0 Dorothy Gratien Second(tie) 10.5 Nancy Poisson, Clarita Parado Low gross45 Nancy Poisson Low net32 Dorothy Gratien Birdies: No. 4Dorothy Gratien Closest to the pin: No. 2Jane Kennedy No. 4Dorothy Gratien Game of the day Most 7s: Clarita Parado Jan. 29, Wednesday Point Quota Group results. First Jim Kieffer, Tony Daniels, Richard Hunt Second (MOC) Steve Leonard, Mona Evans, Jim Pearson, Chuck Bengal Third (MOC) Bruce Liston, Rolf Kettenburg, Kevin Morand Closest to the pin: No. 2Bob Staker No. 4Rob Jones 50/50 winner: Bruce Liston Feb. 1, Brentwood Farms Saturday Morning Mixed Scramble results: First23.25 Bob Myers, L.T. Shull, Irv Rayburn, Nel Lamouvoux Second24.60 Bob Bouchard, Jean Bouchard, Chuck Bengel Third25.75 Jim Fizsimmons, Art Miller, Morris Frank Closest to the pin: No. 2Jim Fitzsimmons No. 4Bob Staker Be sure to sign up for our Saturday Morning Mixed Scramble, come alone or with a partner. For information, call the Pro Shop at 352527-2600. Feb. 2, Super Bowl Sunday Scramble results. First Steve Leonard, Mona Evans, Don Oslance, Dale Chmielewski Second Kenny McCabe, Bob Staker June Goyette, Bill Carter Closest to the pin: No. 2Chuck Bengal No. 4Jim Kieffer Third Lou De Gennarro, Andy McKenney, Chuck Bengal 50/50 winner: Kenny McCabe Feb. 3, Monday Morning Mens Individual Point Quota results. First Franz Duttwiler Second Bob Staker Third Jim Kieffer Closest to the pin: No. 2Don Miles No. 4Franz Duttwiler Feb. 4 results for the Mens Nine Hole League at Brentwood Golf Club. Low Net: First28 Chuck Bengal Second31 James Graham Third33 Frank Hughes Fourth38 Dick Emberly Closest to pin: No 4Chuck Bengal No. 2Dick Emberly Snowbirds are welcome to join us. All ages or ability are welcome to join in for a friendly round of nine holes of handicap golf. We get the round of golf out of the way early every Tuesday morning because we know you have a lot going on. We play at Brentwood Golf Course. The league starts with sign-in at 7:15; tee time is at 7:30 a.m. For information call Frank Hughes at 352-746-4800 or email firstname.lastname@example.orgCITRUS SPRINGSJan. 25, Individual low net results. First Rocky Second Malloy Third Balas Fourth Sirmons Closest to the pin: No. 4Feher No. 8Carry-over No. 11Feher Nos. 14 & 16Balas Jan. 28, Low net yellow-white results. A Flight First64 Hunt Second65 Woodworth Third66 Balas B Flight First65 Malloy Second68 Williamson C Flight First70 Curtis Second71 Feher D Flight First67 Jenkins Second70 Curry Closest to the pin: No. 4Jarman No. 8Jenkins No. 11 Hancock No. 14 Feltner No. 16 Jarman Feb. 1, Team points Birdies or better results. First 94 Feher, Jarman, Malloy, Woodworth Second 87 Curry, Miner, Feltner, Bullington Closest to the pin: No. 4 Manecky No. 8 Jarman No. 11 Jenkins No. 14 Feher No. 16 Miner Jan. 31, Points Quota Chicks with Sticks results. Carole Seifert+8 Dody Stuart+7 Roberta Gendron+4 Ginny Hearns+2 Lois Bump+1 Closest to the pin: No. 8 June Goyette No. 11 Sandy Brown Chicks with Sticks, a ladies points quota league, meets every Friday morning at Citrus Springs. Ladies are also welcome to play on Thursdays in a points quota league at LakeSide G&CC. Call Jan at 352-344-9550 or Carole at 352-746-2082 or for more details. EL DIABLOJan. 20, 9 Hole Mixed Scramble results. 1st32/23.25 Dave Gollobin, Wendy Rasmussen, Clint Fisher, Mike Pompier 2nd32/23.62 Mike & Donna Dougherty, Ric Dias 3rd33/24.5 Bob Marino, Hattie Townsend, Pete Palmer, Bob Montgomery 4th34/25.37 Doc Freer, Curtis Karr, Debbie Marino 5th34/25/25 Ray Humphrey, Juanita Emrich, Rory Natzke, Chuck Limauro 6th35/26.25 Jon Townsend, Jim Bancroft, Jeff Sprague, Kaye Cansler 7th36/27.25 Dale Rasmussen, Kevin Gompers, Jerry Finner, Dayle Montgomery Closest to the pin: No. 3Doc Freer No. 6Dave Gollobin No. 8Jon, Jim, Jeff, Kaye Birdie points(7): Mike, Donna, Ric This group meets every Monday at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. Please sign up no later than Sunday.Call the clubhouse at 352-4650986.IG&CCOn Jan. 28, the Inverness Golf & Country Club Womens Golf Association played Tee to Green. 1st low net29 Dee Knox 2nd low net30 Ruth McGuckin 2nd low net30 LaVera Sasser 3rd low net31 Donna Pisarsky 3rd low net31 Donna Shaw Birdies: No. 11Tere Wood Chip-ins: No. 8Dee Knox No. 11Tere Wood No. 12Sue Sasso No. 16Carole McHughSUGARMILL WOODSSugarmill Woods Country Club Ladies Golf Association Jan. 15 and 22 two-week eclectic 18 Holers results. Flight 1 First64 Elizabeth McLeod Second68 Jo Ann Ray Flight 2 First62 Martha Renfroe Second65 Joyce Lynk Third68 Judy Mantle Flight 3 First65 Bonnie Demianczyk Second66 Susie Hornbeck Third68 Bonnie Caines Flight 4 First68 Bev Kaplowitz Second71 Barb Turska Third72 Ann Gunderman Fourth73 Mary Tarorick Flight 5 First(tie) 63 Lee Ferrari, Mary Stassi Third64 Mary Joy Speicher On Jan. 28, the Sand Blasters Mens Group played team point quota. First+15 Bob Strausser, Tony Valente, Rich Perry, Mike Schwabek Second+12 Bruce Whewell, Jim Rettick, Bill Moreau, Zane Megos Third+8 Ernie Pettine, Bob Verkennes, Felix Tarorick, Tom Jones Notable rounds: Mike Schwabek82 Rich Perry+11TWISTED OAKSOn Jan. 28, the Twisted Oaks Ladies Association played point quota. First35 Rosemary Spencer Second(tie) 34 Barb Mosio, Karen Andersen, Joan Ruggere Third(tie) 32 Terry McCusker, Mia Husler Fourth(tie) 31 Mary Fama, Marge AbernathyB2WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Golf and Country Club000H9V1 352-795-2100Located behind the Crystal River Airport off of W. Venable St.email@example.com Ask About Our Revamped Membership Rates Tremendous Value 10-Bucket Range Pass Available For Only $35 (Savings of $20)Add 6% sales tax*$32Golf For Every BudgetBefore 12 Noon$25After 12 Noon$15Play as many holes as you like up to 18 holes!After 3pmCall For A Tee Time! Call 795-7211 for Details 000HBND 9301 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River www.plantationoncrystalriver.com 352-795-7211 Valid any day, not valid for twilight rate or for 9 hole rate. Make tee times no more than 3 days in advance. Must present coupon at time of check-in. Expires February 28, 2014. 4th Player FREE! Until February 28 pay regular price for 3 players & get the 4th free 2013 2013 2013 2013 000GWPT Team Prizes For 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Auction Raffle Long Drive Contest Closest to the Pin Black Diamond Ranch Quarry Course Hwy. 491, Lecanto, FL 34461 18 HOLE 4 PERSON SCRAMBLE Includes golf, cart, breakfast, lunch, snacks & beverages Feb. 17, 2014 10 a.m. Shotgun Start $ 600 Foursome $ 150 Individual DOLLAR$ for SCHOLAR$ GOLF TOURNAMENT FOR ENTRY FORMS call Liz Blick at 352-249-9276 or EMAIL at firstname.lastname@example.org TAKE STOCK in CHILDREN of CITRUS COUNTY LocalLEADERS Were closing in on the halfway mark through the winter session of the USTA league, so its time to look at the offerings for the spring leagues. There are three leagues offered: two (Adult 40+ and Mixed 55+) start on March 7 and the third one Adult 18+ on April 11. These leagues will include singles matches, except for the mixed one. The deadline to sign up a team for Adult 40+ and Mixed 55+ is Feb. 14 and for Adult 18+ is March 21. Anybody turning 40, 55, or 18 years old in 2014 can play in their respective divisions. The rest of the USTA league schedule for 2014 is as follows: Adult 40+: March 7 to May 19 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Mixed 55+: March 7 to May 19 on Saturdays. Adult 18+: April 11 to July 7 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Mixed 18+: June 27 to Sept. 8 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Combo 50+: Sept. 5 to Nov. 30 on Saturdays. Combo 18+: Sept. 12 to Dec. 15 on Fridays and Sundays. While talking about deadlines and signing up, there is still time to sign up for the 10thannual Crystal River Open Tennis Tournament. Youll find all that info towards the bottom of this article.Citrus Area Senior Ladies 3.0-3.5 Tuesday LeagueThe results for Jan 28: Sugarmill Woods def. Riverhaven, 4-0. To play in this league, a player must be at least 50 years of age or older, with a 3.0/3.5 rating. The league is always looking for players to sub for teams. For information, email chairwoman Willy Pouderoyen at pouderoyen @tampabay.rr.com or 382-3157.Thursday Morning Citrus Area Doubles LeagueIt has been a bad month, weatherwise, for local league play. Again, no results, so instead here are the standings so far: Sky Advantage, 53 points; Pine Ridge Mavericks, 49; Skyview, 47; Tennis Bratz, 43; Pine Ridge Fillies, 40; Bicentennial Babes, 37; Sugarmill Woods, 35. Not all teams have played the same number of matches. One point is awarded per set won. For information, contact chairwoman Patsy Giella at email@example.comThe Friday Senior Ladies Doubles 3.0-3.5 LeagueThe results for Jan 24: Riverhaven def. Pine Ridge, 3-2, Bicentennial vs Citrus Hills, rescheduled. The results for Jan 31: Riverhaven def. Bicentennial, 4-1; Citrus Hills def Meadowcrest, 4-1. All players must be at least 50 years of age with a 3.0-3.5 rating. Players cannot be both a member of a team and a sub. For information, contact chairwoman Linda Frankum at 7953861 or firstname.lastname@example.org.USTA Leagues3.0 Adult Women 55+: Skyview record 0-2. 3.5 Adult Women 55+: Skyview lost to Fort King, 2-1. Record 2-3. 4.0 Adult Women 55+: Skyview lost to The Villages, 2-1. Record 3-2. 3.5 Adult Men 55+: Skyview def. Fort King, 3-0. Record 3-0. Bill Manley/Paul Hibbard, 7-6, 6-0; Ron David/Jim Ekedahl, 6-0, 6-2; Louis DeMartino/Harold Greene, walkover. 4.0 Adult Men 55+: Sugarmill Woods def. Fort King (Schwartz), 3-0. Record 2-2. Steve Barnes/Eric van den Hoogen, 6-0, 6-3; Barney Hess/Tim Channel, 6-2, 6-3; Mike Brown/Jorge Privat, 6-2, 6-2. Skyview def. Fort King, 3-0. Record 5-0. Sunil Gandhi/Pedro Mena, 6-2, 6-1; Joseph Hoover/Leo Maric, 6-1, 6-2; Nathan Hall/Jim Van Haneghan, 6-4, 7-5. 7.0 Adult Women 65+: Skyview lost to The Villages, 2-1. Record 0-1. 8.0 Adult Mixed 40+: Skyview def. Fort King, 3-0. Record 2-0. Nadia Maric/Pedro Mena, 6-2, 6-2; Nancy Lay/Sunil Gandhi, 6-1, 6-3; Pam Payne/ Joseph Hoover, 7-6, 4-6, 1-0. If you have any questions for information in our District 4 (south) call or e-mail Leigh Chak at 352-572-7157 or email@example.com or ustaflorida.com.TournamentsFeb. 8-9: Tenth annual Crystal River Open Tennis Tournament at Crystal River High School. This tournament will offer Mens, Womens, and Mixed doubles divisions, A,B and C. The entry fee can be non perishable food and/or $20 per person for a single event, and just an extra $10 donation for a second event. Each participant will be guaranteed 2 matches. The organizers would like to stress the point that they will adjust the schedule any way possible to allow you to participate if you have other commitments, tennis or otherwise. For more information or to sign up please contact one of the following people Cindy Reynolds at 352-697-3222 or ReynoldsC@citrus.k12.fl.us Sally deMontfort at 352-795-9693 or deMont@embarqmail.com Eric van den Hoogen at firstname.lastname@example.org. March 15-16 : Third annual Vertical Spring Classic at Crystal River High School. For more information or to sign up please contact one of the following people: Cindy Reynolds, AJ Glenn at 697-3089. Sally deMontfort at 795-9693 or deMont@embarqmail.com. Eric van den Hoogen at (352) 382-3138 or email@example.com. Look for USTA in spring Eric van den HoogenON TENNIS Making the cut For business titans, Pebble is pressure Associated PressPEBBLE BEACH, Calif. For Ryan Palmer, with three PGA Tour wins and over $14 million in career earnings, it seemed like any other day at the office after he finished his third round at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. For Brian Roberts, the CEO of Comcast with a net worth estimated at $1 billion, it was so much more than that. He had a chance to make the cut. Were sitting in the Tap Room at Pebble Beach and heres Brian Roberts, basically the owner of Comcast worth I dont know how much, Palmer recalled. And Ive never seen a guy more nervous. He was going back and forth and kept saying, Where do we stand? He was nervous about making the cut. It was cool to see a guy like that who was so excited, really anxious to make the cut. Pebble Beach is celebrated for so many reasons. Its played on one of the worlds most picturesque courses on the first weekend after the Super Bowl, offering magnificent views of the Monterey Peninsula to golf fans still digging out from the snow. The amateur field is noted for a shrinking list of actors and entertainers and a growing list of athletes. Getting the least amount of recognition are the corporate executives, many of them in charge of Fortune 500 companies. Theyre the show well, we are on Sunday, Geoff Ogilvy said. Theyre equally accomplished in their fields as we are in ours. But they do much more important stuff. We just entertain. They add to the economy. Theyre very successful. And theyre very much out of their element at Pebble. Bill Gross is the cofounder of Pacific Investment Management, the largest bond fund in the world which, according to Forbes, has $2 trillion under its management. There wouldnt seem to be a lot that could get him nervous. Except maybe playing in the final round with Tiger Woods. We were both under the impression that our team had missed the cut by a shot, so Bill went to the airport, said Kevin Sutherland, his partner for the better part of a decade. Hes talking to a friend who said, Where did you guys finish? and Bill told him we were 22under, or whatever we were, and missed by one. The guy says, No, I think that made the cut. If I were you Id check. He comes back from the airport, and the next day were playing with Tiger, Sutherland said. He was noticeably jittery, almost shaking. I found that odd, that you deal with billions of dollars but youre nervous playing with Tiger. This is not the boardroom or a playoff game or a concert before 80,000 fans. These amateurs are playing golf. For one week, they are living the life of a PGA Tour player. Its a different stage. Its a blast. And it can be a little overwhelming at times. Its their Masters, Brad Faxon said. Palmer had a better understanding a few years ago when the tour asked him and Jason Bohn to play with a couple of VIPs. One was Roberts, whose company owns Golf Channel and NBC. Associated PressThe AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament in Pebble Beach, Calif., is played on one of the worlds most picturesque courses on the first weekend after the Super Bowl, offering magnificent views of the Monterey Peninsula to golf fans still digging out from the snow.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MENS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Boston College at Virginia 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Oklahoma at West Virginia 7 p.m. (SUN) Pittsburgh at Miami 8 p.m. (MNT) Alabama at Arkansas 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Stanford at California 9 p.m. (ESPNU) Louisville at Houston 11 p.m. (ESPNU) Wyoming at New Mexico NBA 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Detroit Pistons at Orlando Magic 8 p.m. (ESPN) Portland Trail Blazers at New York Knicks 10:30 p.m. (ESPN) Miami Heat at Los Angeles Clippers 4 a.m. (ESPN2) Portland Trail Blazers at New York Knicks (Same-day Tape) HOCKEY 7:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) Pittsburgh Penguins at Buffalo Sabres TENNIS 8 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP PBZ Zagreb Indoors (Taped) 10 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP PBZ Zagreb Indoors (Taped) Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS BOYS TENNIS 4 p.m. Central at Citrus 4 p.m. Lecanto at Forest GIRLS TENNIS 4 p.m. Citrus at Central 4 p.m. Forest at Lecanto BASEBALL 7 p.m. Lecanto vs. Nature Coast at The Villages preseason NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto2622.542 Brooklyn2125.4574 New York1929.3967 Boston1633.32710 Philadelphia1534.30611 Southeast Division WLPctGB Miami 3413.723 Atlanta 2522.5329 Washington2423.51110 Charlotte2128.42914 Orlando1337.26022 Central Division WLPctGB Indiana 3810.792 Chicago2324.48914 Detroit 1928.40418 Cleveland1632.33322 Milwaukee939.18829 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio3513.729 Houston3217.6533 Dallas 2821.5717 Memphis2621.5538 New Orleans2027.42614 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City3911.780 Portland3414.7084 Denver 2323.50014 Minnesota2424.50014 Utah 1632.33322 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers3417.667 Phoenix2918.6173 Golden State2919.6043 L.A. Lakers1632.33316 Sacramento1632.33316 Mondays Games Indiana 98, Orlando 79 Washington 100, Portland 90 Brooklyn 108, Philadelphia 102 Miami 102, Detroit 96 Oklahoma City 86, Memphis 77 Milwaukee 101, New York 98 San Antonio 102, New Orleans 95 Dallas 124, Cleveland 107 Denver 116, L.A. Clippers 115 Toronto 94, Utah 79 Sacramento 99, Chicago 70 Tuesdays Games Indiana 89, Atlanta 85 Minnesota 109, L.A. Lakers 99 Chicago at Phoenix, late Charlotte at Golden State, late Todays Games Detroit at Orlando, 7 p.m. Boston at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. San Antonio at Washington, 7 p.m. L.A. Lakers at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Phoenix at Houston, 8 p.m. Minnesota at Oklahoma City, 8 p.m. Dallas at Memphis, 8 p.m. Atlanta at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Portland at New York, 8 p.m. Milwaukee at Denver, 9 p.m. Toronto at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Miami at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m. Thursdays Games San Antonio at Brooklyn, 8 p.m. Chicago at Golden State, 10:30 p.m.NBA leadersThrough Feb. 3 Scoring GFGFTPTSAVG Durant, OKC49496425152431.1 Anthony, NYK45432276123027.3 James, MIA46443262120726.2 Love, MIN46384299117225.5 Curry, GOL45379190110124.5 Aldridge, POR48477212116724.3 Harden, HOU4129730097623.8 Griffin, LAC51442296118823.3 George, IND47366226107022.8 Cousins, SAC4133525792722.6 DeRozan, TOR46358254101422.0 Nowitzki, DAL47372210102821.9 Irving, CLE4535817897521.7 Lillard, POR4832021699520.7 Davis, NOR3930119179420.4 Gay, SAC4332617286820.2 Afflalo, ORL4632218992020.0 Thomas, SAC4832521595920.0 Dragic, PHX4431319287920.0 Wall, WAS4733121593219.8 FG Percentage FGFGAPCT Jordan, LAC 203312.651 Bogut, GOL 184286.643 Drummond, DET263430.612 James, MIA 443767.578 Howard, HOU 323560.577 Horford, ATL 238420.567 Diaw, SAN 185333.556 Faried, DEN 197356.553 Wade, MIA 264482.548 Lopez, POR 203374.543 Rebounds GOFFDEFTOTAVG Jordan, LAC5121649871414.0 Love, MIN4615145360413.1 Drummond, DET4724335659912.7 Howard, HOU4916643860412.3 Cousins, SAC4112635247811.7 Aldridge, POR4811843955711.6 Noah, CHI4517133850911.3 Randolph, MEM4515332748010.7 Bogut, GOL4713436549910.6 Jefferson, CHA408733542210.6 Assists GASTAVG Paul, LAC 3438011.2 Curry, GOL 454069.0 Lawson, DEN 423698.8 Wall, WAS 474018.5 Rubio, MIN 473878.2 Jennings, DET 453628.0 Holiday, NOR 342687.9 Lowry, TOR 483597.5 Teague, ATL 443217.3 Nelson, ORL 452966.6NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston553616375167120 Tampa Bay563219569163139 Montreal573021666139139 Toronto583022666171180 Detroit5625191262146158 Ottawa5725211161164182 Florida562227751137175 Buffalo551532838107164 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh563915280178133 N.Y. Rangers573123365150141 Columbus562923462167156 Philadelphia572823662157165 Carolina552521959138153 New Jersey5723211359133142 Washington572523959164173 N.Y. Islanders582228852160191 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Chicago5834101482205161 St. Louis553712680189130 Colorado563615577168148 Minnesota583021767142145 Winnipeg582825561163167 Dallas 552521959158160 Nashville572523959142172 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim584013585191143 San Jose573516676170139 Los Angeles583022666137127 Vancouver582722963143152 Phoenix5526191062159164 Calgary562128749132175 Edmonton581933644150196 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Mondays Games Edmonton 3, Buffalo 2 Pittsburgh 2, Ottawa 1, OT Detroit 2, Vancouver 0 Colorado 2, New Jersey 1, OT Columbus 4, Anaheim 2 Chicago 5, Los Angeles 3 Philadelphia 5, San Jose 2 Tuesdays Games Ottawa 5, St. Louis 4, SO Boston 3, Vancouver 1 N.Y. Rangers 5, Colorado 1 Winnipeg 2, Carolina 1 Montreal 2, Calgary 0 Florida 4, Toronto 1 N.Y. Islanders 1, Washington 0 Minnesota 2, Tampa Bay 1 Dallas at Phoenix, late Todays Games Pittsburgh at Buffalo, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Anaheim, 10 p.m. Dallas at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. Thursdays Games Calgary at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Edmonton at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m. Colorado at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Washington, 7 p.m. Vancouver at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. Buffalo at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. Toronto at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m. Detroit at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Boston at St. Louis, 8 p.m. Nashville at Minnesota, 8 p.m. Columbus at Los Angeles, 10:30 p.m.NHL scoring leadersThrough Feb. 3 GPGAPTS Sidney Crosby, Pit56274875 Ryan Getzlaf, Anh54273764 John Tavares, NYI56234164 Patrick Kane, Chi58273663 Phil Kessel, Tor57303161 Corey Perry, Anh58293059 Alex Ovechkin, Was52391958 Kyle Okposo, NYI56243458 Patrick Sharp, Chi58282957 Joe Thornton, SJ5784856 Chris Kunitz, Pit56272855 Claude Giroux, Phi57183755 Evgeni Malkin, Pit45163955 BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX Named Tom Tippett senior baseball analyst; Greg Rybarczyk baseball operations analyst; Dr. Brian Busconi minor league physician; Ray Mattfeld major league physical therapist; Harrison Slutsky assistant, advance scouting; Joe Oliver manager for Lowell (NYP); Les Walrond professional scout; Manuel Padron scout in Venezuela; Rene Saggiadi scout in Europe; and Tim Collinsworth area scout in North Texas and North Louisiana. Promoted Mike Regan to coordinator, baseball operations; Dan Dyrek director, sports medicine service; Steve Sanders coordinator, amateur and international scouting; Shawn ORourke to coordinator, baseball systems development; Paul Buchheit to minor league medical coordinator; Mauricio Elizondo to Latin American medical coordinator; Jaymie Bane to major league scout; and Javier Hernandez to assistant director of the Red Sox Dominican Academy. HOUSTON ASTROS Announced the addition of a second Dominican Summer League club. Named Carlos Alfonso international development coordinator and special assignment scout. OAKLAND ATHLETICS Promoted Farhan Zaidi to assistant general manager/director of baseball operations. Agreed to terms with OF Sam Fuld on a minor league contract. SEATTLE MARINERS Agreed to terms with INF-OF Logan Morrison on a one-year contract. National League ATLANTA BRAVES Agreed to terms with 1B Freddie Freeman on an eight-year contract and OF Jason Heyward on a two-year contract. COLORADO ROCKIES Agreed to terms with OF Jason Pridie, LHP Pedro Hernandez, LHP Yohan Flande and INF Rafael Ynoa on minor league contracts. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA Fined Chicago C Joakim Noah $15,000 for verbally abusing the officials upon his ejection in a Feb. 3 game at Sacramento. PHILADELPHIA 76ERS Assigned F Arnett Moultrie and G Lorenzo Brown to Delaware (NBADL). FOOTBALL National Football League GREEN BAY PACKERS Named Cliff Christl team historian. TENNESSEE TITANS Named Cannon Matthews quality control coordinator-defense. WASHINGTON REDSKINS Named Bradford Banta assistant special teams coach; Shane Day assistant offensive line and offensive quality control coach; Jake Peetz offensive quality control coach and Aubrey Pleasant defensive quality control coach. TENNIS World Team Tennis WTT Announced the Sacramento Capitals are moving to Las Vegas, where they will compete as the Las Vegas Neon. COLLEGE CALIFORNIA Named Greg Burns defensive backs coach. FELICIAN Named Andrew Toriello womens bowling coach. MASSACHUSETTS-DARTMOUTH Named Jack Holleran sports information director. PRINCETON Named Sean Morey sprint football coach. RADFORD Announced it will discontinue field hockey, swimming and diving, mens indoor track and field, and mens outdoor track and field programs as varsity sports, effective at the conclusion of their 2013-14 seasons. Announced the addition of womens lacrosse as a varsity sport and will begin varsity competition in the spring of 2016. WINTHROP Named Pete Jenkins volunteer assistant baseball coach. Baseball calendar Feb. 6-20 Salary arbitration hearings, St. Petersburg, Fla. Feb. 6 Voluntary reporting date for Arizona and Los Angeles Dodgers pitchers, catchers and injured players. Feb. 11 Voluntary reporting date for Arizona and Los Angeles Dodgers other players. Feb. 13 Voluntary reporting date for other teams pitchers, catchers and injured players. Feb. 18 Voluntary reporting date for other teams other players. Feb. 25 Mandatory reporting date. March 12 Last day to place a player on unconditional release waivers and pay 30 days termination pay instead of 45 days. March 22-23 Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona, Sydney. March 26 Last day to request unconditional release waivers on a player without having to pay his full 2014 salary. March 30 Opening day in North America, Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego. Active rosters reduced to 25 players. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Tuesday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 1 9 4 CASH 3 (late) 6 3 8 PLAY 4 (early) 6 5 7 4 PLAY 4 (late) 4 4 8 1 FANTASY 5 6 8 9 25 32 MEGA MONEY 12 20 22 43 MEGA BALL 21 MEGA MILLIONS 25 44 49 60 -73 MEGA BALL 9 Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Mondays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 2 11 13 30 33 5-of-53 winners$72,903.11 4-of-5272$129.50 3-of-58,888$11.00WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014 B3 Senior Ben Janicki, who had a double-double in Citrus semifinal win over LHS last February, and topped all shooters Tuesday with 22 points, helped subdue the late Panther rally with three consecutive low-post buckets in the middle of the quarter. I just tried to keep pace and keep taking it inside, Janicki said. It feels great. Were one game closer to a district championship. We just need to follow it up. We did a good job of getting him the ball, Densmore said of Janicki, and he had to shoot a helluva percentage to bail us out. We havent shot 3s well here (at Crystal River), so we had to go into Ben and Sam (Franklin). After a 3 by CHS sophomore Zach Saxer in the opening seconds, Lecanto scored the ensuing nine points of the game in building to a 9-3 advantage. With three Canes junior Sam Franklin, senior Devin Pryor and Janicki combining for 29 points in the first half, Citrus bounced back from the early deficit to claim a seven-point lead on two occasions late in the second quarter. Sam Franklin and Pryor each scored 16 points in the game. A sensational last-second dunk by the left-handed Sawyer, who penetrated the lane and launched himself high above the rim for a fierce throwdown, narrowed it to a 34-31 Citrus edge heading into the break. Kaine McColley, a Panther freshman guard who played beyond his years in notching 10 of his 16 points in the second half, kicked off the third quarter with a 3. But Sam Franklin, Janicki and Pryor dominated the remainder of the period to pull Citrus ahead. Adding to the Canes successful third, Desmond Franklin matched Sawyers earlier highlight with a baseline slam off a long assist from Pryor. I cant speak for our players, said Densmore, who said he was impressed with Lecantos game plan and attacking style, but I sure didnt take Lecanto lightly. Its not like we blew them out twice. Had we lost this game, people wouldve considered our record 0-1 this year the 23-2 wouldve been out the window. Im really proud of this group. They had to gut it out tonight. Were glad that things over, Densmore said. Fridays championship game is 7 p.m. in the Crystal River gym. Ryan Dolan, Jake Thatcher and Sean Flaherty. However, the Seahawks backline and midfield playing the long ball all night kept lobbing passes toward the Citrus goal to set up shots. Numerous Seahawks got open looks in front, and as the Canes started to look fatigued from constant pressure, goals started adding up. Shermo finished with three goals and an assist. Remi Pimm who entered the game with 59 goals added to the tally with a first-half header past Gruzdas. We didnt move off the ball as fast as we should, no transitioning, no marking, no goalside marking. We should have pressured every single ball because it could be our last game, Marsden said. Head coach Steve Ekeli added, We not for one second tonight played our style of soccer. Ekeli and his returning players are left with looking ahead to next season. Gruzdas expects the team to have a similar season with upcoming junior varsity talent and a core group of returning players. After coaching one of the schools most competitive and talented teams to the playoffs, Ekeli predicted, I think our program will be back in the thick of things. CITRUSContinued from Page B1 MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleLecanto senior point guard Thomas Vilardi tries to get past the defense of Citrus junior swingman Desmond Franklin during the pairs District 5A-6 boys basketball tournament semifinal game at Crystal River High School. CANESContinued from Page B1 Braves reach deals with Freeman, Heyward Associated PressATLANTA The Atlanta Braves agreed to an eight-year contract with first baseman Freddie Freeman that is worth about $125 million on Tuesday. The deal was confirmed by the team on Tuesday night. Earlier in the day, outfielder Jason Heyward and the Braves agreed to a $13.3 million, twoyear contract. Heyward and Freeman had filed for salary arbitration last month. The 24-year-old Freeman was an All-Star last year when he hit .319 with 23 homers and 109 RBIs. He matched his career high in home runs and set highs in batting average and RBIs while finishing fifth in NL MVP voting. He has topped 20 home runs in three straight seasons. Freddie has established himself as one of the best young talents in the game, Braves general manager Frank Wren said. We are excited to sign one of our own homegrown players to a contract that will keep him in a Braves uniform for the next eight seasons. Closer Craig Kimbrel is the Braves only player left in arbitration. Heyward, also 24, and Freeman are key members of the Braves core of young stars. Kimbrel, shortstop Andrelton Simmons, outfielder Justin Upton and starting pitchers Julio Teheran and Mike Minor are 26 or younger. Evan Gattis, 27, is replacing Brian McCann as the starting catcher. Heyward was happy to avoid arbitration. In my head it basically says to me, lets go play some baseball, he said. Heyward is coming off an injuryfilled season, and Wren said the relative lack of playing time complicated the arbitration process and helped make the two-year contract possible. Heyward hit .254 with 14 homers and 38 RBIs in a career-low 104 games during his fourth season with the Braves. He had an appendectomy on April 22 and broke his jaw on Aug. 21 when he was hit by a pitch from New York Mets lefthander Jon Niese. Last year was such a tough year physically, through no fault of his own, with the appendectomy and getting hit in the face, Wren said. So it also made it tough for both sides in an arbitration situation because its hard to pin a number when youre comparing to players who played a lot more. Heyward said he has moved past his injuries. Physically, I feel great, being 24 years old and being blessed with some genetics to go along with that, he said. Im growing up still in this game and Im looking forward to what my body is going to allow me to do going forward. Heywards deal calls for a $1 million signing bonus, payable in equal installments on May 1 and July 1, and salaries of $4.5 million this year and $7.8 million in 2015. Freddie Freeman
Gators remain perfect in SEC action Associated PressGAINESVILLE Michael Frazier II scored 14 points, highly touted freshman Chris Walker had two crowd-pleasing dunks in his debut and No. 3 Florida beat Missouri 68-58 on Tuesday night. The Gators won their 14th consecutive game and extended a school record with their 28th straight victory at home. Frazier came up huge in the latest one. The sophomore drained three 3-pointers in a 2-minute span in the second half, giving Florida some breathing room in a tight, back-and-forth game. Patric Youngs driving layup with 4:10 remaining gave the Gators (20-2, 9-0 Southeastern Conference) a 58-48 lead. Missouris 3-point shooting kept the Tigers (16-6, 4-5) in it for much of the game. Missouri made 8 of 21 from behind the arc, but just 4 of 13 in the second half. The Tigers went more than 4 minutes without a point, a stretch that helped Florida build its biggest lead. Jabari Brown led the Tigers with 15 points while Jordan Clarkson added 14.No. 8 Kansas 69, Baylor 52WACO, Texas Naadir Tharpe scored 22 points, nine in a go-ahead run for No. 8 Kansas before halftime, and the Big 12-leading Jayhawks rebounded from their first league loss with a 69-52 victory at Baylor. Andrew Wiggins overcame a slow start to score 14 points, while Perry Ellis had 14 points and 10 rebounds for Kansas. Wiggins, the Big 12s top scoring freshman, finished 4-of-13 shooting and didnt make his first basket until a half-court shot to beat the buzzer going into halftime. That capped a 14-3 run over the final 5 minutes for a 35-27 lead. Early on, there were three ties and nine lead changes. Tharpes short jumper with 3 1/2 minutes left in the half broke a 25-all tie and put the Jayhawks (17-5, 8-1 Big 12) ahead to stay. Cory Jefferson had 14 points to lead Baylor (14-8, 2-7), which lost its fourth consecutive game at the Ferrell Center.No. 11 Duke 83, Wake Forest 63DURHAM, N.C. Jabari Parker scored 21 points and No. 11 Duke beat Wake Forest 83-63. Rasheed Sulaimon added 19 points for the Blue Devils (18-5, 7-3 Atlantic Coast Conference). Devin Thomas had 14 points before fouling out for the Demon Deacons (14-9, 4-6), who have lost three straight for the first time this season.No. 15 Texas 59, TCU 54FORT WORTH, Texas Jonathan Holmes had 20 points and a career-high 16 rebounds, and No. 15 Texas rallied in the second half to beat TCU 59-54 and extend its winning streak to seven games. Holmes hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2:41 remaining, and the Longhorns (18-4, 7-2 Big 12) held off the Horned Frogs with several key offensive rebounds in the final 2 minutes. Cameron Ridley had 12 points and nine rebounds, including one that led to his clinching free throws after a miss by Isaiah Taylor with 7 seconds left, as the Longhorns held on following their win at home against No. 8 Kansas over the weekend. Amric Fields had 16 points and eight rebounds to lead TCU (9-12, 0-9), the only Big 12 team without a conference win.Ohio State 76, No. 17 Iowa 69IOWA CITY, Iowa Aaron Craft had 17 points with six assists and six steals to help Ohio State upset 17th-ranked Iowa 76-69 for its third win in four games. LaQuinton Ross added 13 points for the Buckeyes (18-5, 5-5 Big Ten), who moved back to .500 in the league after starting a surprising 2-4. Crafts first points of the second half came on a three-point play that put Ohio State ahead 66-59 with 1:17 left. That sealed back-to-back road wins for the surging Buckeyes, who beat Wisconsin 59-58 on Saturday. Mike Gesell had 16 points for lead Iowa (17-6, 6-4), which shot just 3 of 20 from 3-point range and lost its second straight at home. Hawkeyes stars Devyn Marble and Aaron White combined for just 18 points.No. 18 Kentucky 80, Ole Miss 64LEXINGTON, Ky. Willie Cauley-Stein broke a slump with 18 points and 11 rebounds, and No. 18 Kentucky shot 60 percent in the second half for an 80-64 victory over Mississippi. The Wildcats 7-foot sophomore went 7 of 8 from the field to score more points than his previous six games combined (14) while reaching double digits in rebounds for the first time in nine games. Cauley-Stein had six blocks and altered other attempts to help limit the Rebels (15-7, 6-3 Southeastern Conference) to 36 percent shooting in the second half and 39 percent overall Kentucky (17-5, 7-2) made 15 of 25 from the field in the second half to turn a 35-34 halftime lead into a rout and earn their second consecutive victory. Aaron Harrison added 16 points while Julius Randle scored 11 of his 12 points after halftime as the Wildcats finished shooting 51 percent from the field.No. 24 Memphis 101, Rutgers 69MEMPHIS, Tenn. Austin Nichols scored 18 points, and Joe Jackson added 16 points and eight assists as No. 24 Memphis jumped to an early lead before dominating Rutgers 101-69. The Tigers (17-5, 7-3 American Athletic Conference) hit a season-high 12 3-pointers and shot 59 percent, also a best this season. Nichols was 8 of 9 from the field, and Jackson hit all but one of his seven shots. Memphis, which won its seventh game in the last nine, never trailed in the game and led by as many as 41 points in the second half. Michael Dixon scored 15 points, and Shaq Goodwin added 13 for Memphis. Kadeem Jack was the only Scarlet Knight in double figures with 12 points as Rutgers (9-14, 3-7) lost its fifth in the last six.B4WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Rangers bury Avalanche 5-1 Associated PressST. PAUL, Minn. Darcy Kuemper made 34 saves, Jared Spurgeon had two assists in his return from injury and the Minnesota Wild defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 on Tuesday night. Nino Niederreiter and Dany Heatley scored for the Wild, who are 6-3-2 in Kuempers 11 straight starts a franchise record for rookie goalies. Valtteri Filppula scored his 20th of the season for the Lightning, who got a strong showing from goalie Ben Bishop in a losing effort. Minnesota welcomed Spurgeon back to the lineup after the defenseman missed 14 games with an injured left foot. But just 2 minutes into the game, the Wild had another setback on the blue line when defenseman Marco Scandella left the game after getting tangled up with Tampa Bays Tyler Johnson.Rangers 5, Avalanche 1NEW YORK Rangers captain Ryan Callahan shook off trade talk and scored two first-period goals to lead New York to its fourth straight win, 5-1 over the Colorado Avalanche. With Callahans future with the Rangers unsettled just before he heads to the Sochi Olympics, he staked New York to a 2-0 lead with goals 3:19 apart. Defenseman Anton Stralman added his first of the season in the second period, and Derick Brassard and Brad Richards scored in the third with an assist from Callahan in the Rangers 10th win in 13 games. Henrik Lundqvist made 27 saves for his 297th win, four shy of Mike Richters club record.Panthers 4, Maple Leafs 1SUNRISE Tim Thomas made 20 saves, Brian Campbell had two assists and the Florida Panthers beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 to snap a three-game losing streak. Tom Gilbert, Jesse Winchester, Shawn Matthias and Marcel Goc scored for the Panthers, who handed the Maple Leafs their first loss in four games. David Clarkson had the goal for Toronto, and Jonathan Bernier stopped 44 shots. Florida made it 3-1 with 6:38 left when Matthias wrist shot from the right circle beat Bernier on the short side. Goc added an empty-net goal with 2:30 remaining. Every skater on the Panthers had at least one shot on goal.Jets 2, Hurricanes 1RALEIGH, N.C. Chris Thorburn scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:03 remaining to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes. Andrew Ladd also scored for the Jets, who are 9-2-0 since Paul Maurice took over as coach on Jan. 12. Ondrej Pavelec made 28 saves for the Jets. Riley Nash scored for Carolina and Anton Khudobin made 25 saves.Bruins 3, Canucks 1BOSTON Jarome Iginla and Milan Lucic each had a goal and an assist for the Boston Bruins in a 3-1 win over the slumping Vancouver Canucks, who lost their fifth straight. Daniel Paille also scored for Boston and Tuukka Rask made 27 saves. Roberto Luongo stopped 29 shots for Vancouver, which played its second game since coach John Tortorella came back from a 15-day suspension. His return hasnt halted Vancouvers slide the Canucks lost for the sixth time in seven games.Islanders 1, Capitals 0WASHINGTON Andrew McDonald scored early in the third period, Evgeni Nabokov made 22 saves for his 57th career shutout and the New York Islanders broke a fivegame losing streak with a 1-0 win over the Washington Capitals. The Islanders scored only one goal for the third straight game but at least this time it was enough to win. Michal Neuvirth stopped 27 shots for the Capitals.Canadiens 2, Flames 0MONTREAL Rene Bourque scored in the second period, and the Montreal Canadiens snapped the Calgary Flames five-game winning streak with a 2-0 victory. Carey Price made 27 saves in his fourth shutout of the year and second in four games. David Desharnais added an empty netter for the Canadiens (30-21-6). Reto Berra stopped 25 shots for Calgary (21-28-7). Associated PressTampa Bay center Valtteri Filppula, right, and Minnesota defenseman Jonas Brodin vie for the puck Tuesday in St. Paul, Minn. NBABRIEFS Pacers 89, Hawks 85ATLANTA David West scored 22 points, Paul George added 18 and the NBA-leading Indiana Pacers beat the Atlanta Hawks 89-85 on Tuesday night. The Pacers snapped a 12-game regular-season losing streak in Atlanta while improving the leagues best record to 38-10. Atlanta failed to place a starter in double figures. It had won two straight and five of seven. Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver had nine points apiece for the Hawks, but All-Star forward Paul Millsap went 2 for 11 from the field and finished with seven points.Timberwolves 109, Lakers 99MINNEAPOLIS Kevin Love had 31 points and 17 rebounds for Minnesota, spoiling Steve Nashs return for languishing Los Angeles and leading the Timberwolves to a 109-99 victory that stuck the Lakers with their seventh straight defeat. Kevin Martin scored 14 of his season-high-tying 32 points in the opening 10 minutes to help the Timberwolves start strong, and the NBAs highest-scoring first-quarter team surged to a 25-point lead midway through the second period. Nash had seven points and nine assists in 25 minutes, about 10 more than he was supposed to play. WBBBRIEFS No. 1 UConn 102, SMU 41STORRS, Conn. Bria Hartley scored 21 points and Breanna Stewart added 20 to lead UConn to its 30th straight win, a 102-41 rout of SMU on Tuesday night. Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 16 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and dished out seven assists as all five starters reached double figures for UConn (24-0, 11-0 American Athletic Conference). Stefanie Dolson had 16 points, 11 rebounds and five of UConns 14 blocked shots. Keena Mays, the conferences top scorer had 20 points to lead SMU (14-8, 5-6).No. 4 Louisville 74, UCF 59ORLANDO Asia Taylors double-double of 19 points and 12 rebounds led a balanced Louisville scoring effort as the fourth-ranked Cardinals downed Central Florida 74-59 in an American Athletic Conference game. Sara Hammond had 14 points, Shoni Schimmel 11 and Emmanuel Henderson 10 for the Cardinals (23-1 overall, 11-0 American Athletic Conference). Sara Djassi led the Knights (9-13, 2-9) with 12 points. Associated PressFlorida center Patric Young shoots over Missouri forward Tony Criswell during the first half Tuesday in Gainesville.
Section CWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Tips for reading and writing are found throughout Alex Stubenborts classroom. MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleLecanto Middle School English/language arts teacher Alex Stubenbort work with his class Monday morning as they read a fictional story aloud. After the reading was completed, the class answered comprehension questions about the story. ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerAlexander Stubenbort is still in disbelief.With as many great educators that were present, I couldnt believe that my name was called, said Stubenbort, a language arts teacher at Lecanto Middle School. I dont remember much of that moment, but now that its on YouTube, its hard not to. On Jan. 23, Stubenbort was named the Citrus County School Districts 2015 Teacher of the Year at the annual Galaxy of the Stars event, beating out 47 other nominees. In that moment I was just feeling very appreciative and very humble, Stubenbort said. I am humbled by the entire experience, but was initially lost for words. The reaction at the podium was sincere. I really didnt know what to say. Stubenbort graduated from Westminster College in Pennsylvania and was unable to find employment with his bachelors degree in philosophy. A STAR AMONG STARS See STAR/ Page C3
Section CWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CRMS Relay for Life team gets real with teal ABIGAIL S. HART/Special to the ChronicleOn Jan. 28, the Crystal River Middle School Relay for Life Team had a color day Get Real and Wear Teal Nobody Fights Alone for cervical cancer awareness. FREA meets in Ocala Inverness Primary honors terrific kids, good citizens RUTH LEVINS/Special to the ChronicleMembers of the Citrus County Retired Educators are shown at the recent meeting of the FREA (Florida Retired Educators Association District 4 leadership workshop in Ocala. Seated, from left, are Martha Spindler and Karen Janota of the Citrus Unit. Standing are: Carolyn Stephens, District 4 FREA director, from Webster; Thelma Mosley, FREA president from the Alachua County Unit; and Ruth Levins of the Citrus Unit of FREA. Fundraisers benefit Take Stock, Citrus Springs Middle A golf fundraising event to benefit Take Stock in Children will be held at Black Diamond on Feb. 17. All proceeds from this event will be used to buy additional scholarships for deserving students in Citrus County. You can check Take Stock in Children out on Facebook or at http://www.takestockcitrus.org/. To learn more about hosting a fundraiser or golf outing for your organization at Black Diamond Ranch, call Kerry Rosselet at 352-453-5473 or email krosselet@blackdiamond ranch.com. Organizers of the March 6 annual Falcon Family Fun Festival at Citrus Springs Middle School are looking for donations for the fundraiser. Donations are needed in all areas, including prizes for carnival games, food for concessions, items for the silent auction and monetary donations. This is the schools only fundraiser, with proceeds going to help families. In the past, money raised has helped students and families with a variety of needs, including medical bills, clothing, eyeglasses and other unexpected needs. The festival will be from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the school at 150 Citrus Springs Blvd. For more information, call Lisa Paprzycki at 352-344-2244 ext. 4434 or email paprzyckil@ citrus.k12.fl.us.CMUG, CRUG announce monthly class schedules Citrus Macintosh Users Group is back to its normal meeting schedule, the fourth Friday monthly. CMUG is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization dedicated to helping all people in the area become familiar with Macintosh computers, software and Apple iDevices. The February schedule is: Tuesday, Feb. 18: Mac Workshop. Registration is required. Email Bill Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, Feb. 20: iDevice Workshop. Registration is required. Email Carolyn Moss email@example.com. Tuesday, Feb. 25: Class in iDevices Part 1. Class from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27: Mac Lab. Registration is required. Email John Engberg at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thursday, Feb. 27: Class in Graphic Converter. Class from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28: Monthly meeting from 6 to 9 p.m. Visitors are welcome.Go to the News and Events page of cmugonline.com for more information. The Crystal River Computer Users Group, CRUG, will meet Wednesday, Feb. 12, at Crystal Oaks Club House, 4958 Crystal Oaks Blvd., Lecanto. Social time begins at 6 p.m. Joe Tarnowski will talk about Computer Tips and Tricks. 352-382-3650. The Crystal River Users Group (CRUG) has announced its class schedule for January and February. Mondays Feb. 10 to March 3: Windows 8.1 Basics. Monday Feb. 10: Facebook Personal. Mondays Feb. 10 to 24: Photo Story 3. Mondays Feb. 17 to March 10: Word Press. Class will be from noon to 2 p.m. Classes are open to all but may fill or be canceled if not enough students are registered. For more information, call Anne at 352-212-4671 or visit crug.com.New scholarship announced; others deadlining soon The Nature Coast Chapter of Americans United for Separation of Church and State is sponsoring an essay contest open to all junior and senior Citrus County public high school students. The subject essay is Why the First Amendment principle of separation of church and state is vital to our country. Essays must be a minimum of 500 words. First prize is $300 and second prize is $100. Please submit essays to the organizations Nature Coast Chapter at P.O. Box 3013, Inverness, FL 34451 before Feb. 28 and include name, phone, school and grade. Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 Military Order of the Purple Heart announces two scholarship opportunities for college-bound students Chapter 776s College of Central Florida Endowed Scholarship and the Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) Scholarship for Academic Year 2014-15. Chapter 776s CF Endowed Scholarship awards $500 to an applicant accepted or enrolled at CF as a full-time student. Information and application can be obtained at www.citruspurpleheart.org or by calling 352-382-3847. Application deadline 5 p.m. Feb. 28. The MOPH Scholarship will award $3,000 each to more than 70 recipients. To be eligible, applicants must be a member of the MOPH, a spouse, widow, direct lineal descendant of a MOPH member or a veteran killed in action or who died of wounds before having the opportunity to become a MOPH member. Great-grandchildren are not eligible. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, a graduate or pending graduate of an accredited high school; be accepted or enrolled as a full-time student at a U.S. college or trade school and have at least a 2.75 cumulative GPA based on an unweighted 4.0 grading system. MOPH scholarship information and applications can be obtained by visiting the MOPH website at www.purpleheart.org. Scholarship applications must be received at MOPH Headquarters in Springfield, Va., no later than 5 p.m. Feb. 11. Take Stock in Children has partnered with Ronald McDonald House Charities to offer a two-year scholarship to a deserving 10th-grade student in Citrus County schools. Take Stock in Children is a program that helps deserving students and their families realize their dream of sending their child to college. To be considered for the scholarship, a child must be in public school in the 10th grade, have a 2.7 GPA or better, meet the financial eligibility requirements, agree to remain drug-, alcoholand crime-free and get good grades. Take Stock in Children scholarships are provided through the Florida Prepaid Foundation. Applications are now available in the guidance offices of Citrus County School Districts high schools, through the Take Stock office or at www. takestockcitrus.org. For more information, call 352344-0855. Deadline is Feb. 14. CF enrolling students for February classes The College of Central Florida is accepting enrollment for several courses that begin in February. Classes will be held at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. For more information or to register, call 352-854-2322, ext. 1496. Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013 will meet Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 10 to 19, from 3 to 5 p.m. The cost is $60. Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013 will meet Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 25 to March 5, from 3 to 5 p.m. The cost is $60. Personal Computer Maintenance will meet Thursdays, Feb. 20 to March 13, from 9 to 11 a.m. This course teaches students how to remove spyware and pop-ups, add memory, and clean up unneeded files. The cost is $60. YouTube: More Than Just Making Memories will meet Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. This workshop will help business owners gain exposure on YouTube without uploading a video, and it will cover using Facebook and email marketing campaigns to increase online exposure. The cost is $15. Special to the ChroniclePictured, clockwise from left, are Inverness Primarys good citizens; terrific kids in kindergarten through second grade; and terrific kids in fifth grade and the multiage group. Honored as terrific kids were, in kindergarten, Jonathan Booth, Colton Massingill, Leola Vivares, Jeralyn Lay, Alexis Carter and Jayden Coble; in first grade, Adrian Orozco, Ashton Jenkins, Cameron Groth, Jenna Wyman, Kallie Brown and Joclyen Roundtree; in second grade, Jacob Nealey, Jia Laskey, Ava Nash, Maranda Pagor and Braxton Din; in third grade, Drayke Burns, Lylah Cino, Richard Green, Chase Burlew, Jazmine Brown and Christian Coleman; in fourth grade, Fourth: Gabrielle Marko, Joy Evans, Kendall Gibson and Aunna Cornell; in fifth grade, Brycelyn Dempsey, JaNiaya Brown, Aiden Topping, Raven Graves and Helen Catala; and in multi-age, Gemma Navickas and Aleigha Alexander. Honored as good citizens were Aarika Rowells, Tanner Covino, Katie Taylor, Braden Worley, Erick Fontenot and Jade Harris. EDUCATION NOTES
No one was hiring philosophers, so I moved down to Florida and worked at a juvenile justice facility, Eckerd Youth Alternatives, he said. I was a residential counselor living in the woods with 12 kids in a tent for five days a week. They eventually offered me a teaching position. I went and got my teaching certification. Within a year and a half of teaching at Eckerd Youth Alternatives, an opening became available at Lecanto Middle School. Now, three and a half years later, he is still incorporating his knowledge and experience from the juvenile justice facility into his own philosophy. I see too often educators who think that a child may be a lost cause, Stubenbort said. I think my way of thinking is a result of my juvenile justice experience. Every kid is capable of learning when they walk into my classroom. If that spark isnt lit, then there is something that I can find through time that can light that spark. I really do believe in their capabilities and think that there is something that can hook every kid into learning. It is just a matter of giving them that expectation and that chance. And thats exactly what earned him the title of Teacher of the Year. Stubenbort teaches seventhand eighth-grade reading and writing, as well as coaching girls basketball and being an assistant football coach. Teaching brings me joy and it gives me the opportunity to inspire the lives of tomorrows leaders, workers and America, he said. I know that sounds cheesy and a lot of teachers give that answer, but I genuinely love watching their minds being shaped in front of me and watching them figure out where they stand on issues. They are becoming young adults right in front of my eyes, intellectually. It is incredible to witness. But he knows hes not alone that educating a child requires a partnership between teacher and parent. Be proactive, Stubenbort said. In too many families, parents will take a back seat to education. They also dont want to bother the teacher. We love communicating with parents. We love when parents come in and want to talk about what is best for their child. If that line of communication is open and youre willing to spend a few extra minutes a week checking in with the teacher on your child, it has huge results in the classroom. Its not even comparable between students who have parents with a proactive stance than those whose parents are absent. Just like his relationship with parents, Stubenbort thanks his colleagues for their inspiration on his road to Teacher of the Year. I am nothing but a collective part of a whole, and all of the other teachers have formed me so much. They have freely given me knowledge since I walked into this building, he said. Stubenbort is working on his masters degree in education leadership in hopes of one day leading a school in an administrative position. However, I know in my heart that I am not ready to let go of the classroom just yet, though, Stubenbort said. Its hard to let go when you know that you are making an impact with the kids.Contact Chronicle reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-563-5660, ext. 1334, or eworthington @chronicleonline.com. EDUCATIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEWEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014 C3 community history literacy OUT LOUD! 000GI5V 7th Annual Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 2:30-4:30 PM Listen to moving, inspirational and humorous selections from African-American literature. Enjoy musical entertainment & refreshments during this celebration of history & literacy at CF Citrus Campus. Join us out loud! Learn More: http://facebook.com/citrusaari African American Read-In African African American American Read-In Read-In 000H7U2 Visit us at www.CrimeStoppersCitrus.com or Call 1-888-ANY-TIPS (1-888-269-8477) Funded by the Office of the Attorney General, Crime Stoppers Trust Fund of Citrus County, Inc. YOU COULD RECEIVE A REWARD UP TO $ 1,000 No Bullies Allowed! If You See It... Stop It! 000H9X2 000GWQT 000GPOY 0205-WCRN CITRUS COUNTY NOTICE OF SECOND PUBLIC HEARING 2013-2014 CDBG HOUSING APPLICATION Citrus County is applying to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) for a grant under the FFY 2013 Housing Rehabilitation category in the amount of $750,000 under the Small Cities Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program. The CDBG funds must benefit low-to-moderate income (LMI) persons (by providing housing rehabilitation to low to moderate income homeowners). The proposed project is tentatively called CDBG Housing Rehabilitation Project for Citrus County. The project will be located within the unincorporated area of Citrus County, Florida. The preliminary activities and estimated dollar amount and percentage benefit to low-to-moderate income (LMI) persons for which the County is applying are: Activity Budget LMI % Housing Rehabilitation $637,500 100% Administration $112,500 NA Total CDBG Grant Available $750,000 NA A Public Hearing to provide citizens an opportunity to comment on the application will be held at 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450 during a County Commission Meeting on Tuesday February 11, 2014 at 2:00 PM. A draft copy of the application will be available for review at that time. A final copy of the application will be made available at the Housing Services office located at 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct., Lecanto, FL 34461 on Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and on the web at www.bocc.citrus.fl.us within five days after submission of the application. The application is expected to be submitted to DEO on or before March 12, 2014. To obtain additional information concerning the application and the Public Hearing contact Heidi Blanchette at Heidi.Blanchette@bocc.citrus.fl.us or (352) 527-7528. Any person requiring special accommodation (ADA) for a disability at the time of the meeting must call the Division of Housing Services at least 72 hours in advance at 527-7520. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD telephone (352-527-5312). Pursuant to Section 102 of the HUD Reform Act of 1989, the following disclosures will be submitted to DEO with the application. The disclosures will be made available by Citrus County and DEO for public inspection upon request. These disclosures will be available on and after the date of submission of the application and shall continue to be available for a minimum period of five years. 1. Other Government (federal, state, and local) assistance to the project in the form of a gift, grant, loan, guarantee, insurance payment, rebate, subsidy, credit, tax benefit, or any other form of direct or indirect benefit by source and amount; 2. The identities and pecuniary interests of all developers, contractors, or consultants involved in the application for assistance or in the planning or development of the project or activity; 3. The identities and pecuniary interests of any other persons with a pecuniary interest in the project that can reasonably be expected to exceed $50,000 or 10% of the grant request (whichever is lower); 4. For those developers, contractors, consultants, property owners, or others listed in two (2) or three (3) above which are corporations, or other entities, the identification and pecuniary interests by corporation or entity of each of officer, director, principal stockholders, or other official of the entity; 5. The expected sources of all funds to be provided to the project by each of the providers of those funds and the amount provided; and 6. The expected uses of all funds by activity and amount. CITRUS COUNTY SUPPORTS FAIR HOUSING/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ HANDICAP ACCESS 000HBFT $1 0FF Bowl or 50 OFF Cup Dans Famous New England Clam Chowder Dine In Only. Coupon Required. Expires 2/15/14 000H8ZN 2 LOCATIONS 7364 Grover Cleveland Blvd. Homosassa 352-628-9588 Highway 44, Crystal River 352-795-9081 CLOSED SUNDAY & MONDAY SAVE WITH DAN! WHOLE BELLY CLAMS $ 1 00 Dine In Only. Coupon Required. Expires 2/15/14 Clam Strip Basket OFF STARContinued from Page A1 MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleIn addition to his classroom responsibilities, Stubenbort is also the Lecanto Middle School girls basketball coach and an assistant football coach. Associated PressThe College of Central Florida invites students, parents and community members to 2014 Preview Night Thursday, Feb. 27. The event will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Ewers Century Center at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. The college will showcase the many career and educational opportunities it offers with exhibits and workshops on dual enrollment, admissions and financial aid, workforce and certificate programs, teacher education opportunities and advanced degrees including CFs baccalaureate programs. Visit one or several information sessions. For information, call Randolph Bellamy at 352-854-2322, ext. 1543. CF welcomes community to preview night
C4WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE 2014 Universal Uclick y () from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick To order, send $15.99 ($19.99 Canada) plus $5 postage and handling for each copy. Make check or money order (U.S. funds only) payable to Universal Uclick. Send to The Mini Page Book of States, Universal Uclick, P.O. Box 6814, Leawood, KS 66206. Or call tollfree 800-591-2097 or go to www.smartwarehousing.com. Please send ______ copies of The Mini Page Book of States (Item #0-7407-8549-4) at $20.99 each, total cost. (Bulk discount information available upon request.)Name: ________________________________________________________________________ Address: _______________________________________________________________________ City: _________________________________________ State: _________ Zip: ________________ The Mini Pages popular series of issues about each state is collected here in a 156-page softcover book. Conveniently spiral-bound for ease of use, this invaluable resource contains A-to-Z facts about each state, along with the District of Columbia. Illustrated with colorful photographs and art, and complete with updated information, The Mini Page Book of States will be a favorite in classrooms and homes for years to come. Words that remind us of counting birds are hidden in the block below. Some words are hidden backward or diagonally, and some letters are used twice. See if you can find: AUDUBON, AVIAN, BACKYARD, BINOCULARS, BIRD, CARDINAL, CENSUS, CORNELL, COUNT, ENVIRONMENT, ESTIMATE, FEEDER, GREAT, INTERNATIONAL, IRRUPTION, LAPWING, MANNERS, RANGE.Counting BirdsTRY N FIND KEEP YOUR BACKYARD FEEDER FILLED! 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This will help you attract different kinds of birds. Downy woodpecker American crow House finch Blackcapped chickadee Snow goose Blue jay Red-breasted nuthatchphoto by Ella Clem, 2013 GBBC participant photo by Paul Powers, 2013 GBBC participant photo by William Telfair, 2013 GBBC participant photo by Linda Pizer, 2013 GBBC participant photo by Bette Parette, 2013 GBBC participant photo by Christine Haines, 2013 GBBC participantphoto by Michele Black, 2013 GBBC participant from The Mini Page 2014 Universal U click Betty: Bob: Barry: How is your backyard like the Vatican in Rome? Barbara:TM All the following jokes have something in common. Bill: Bertha:Mini Spy . from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick TM from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickMeet Jack McBrayer Jack has acted in several TV shows, voice actor in several other TV shows, has also acted in several movies and commercials. management in college. He still takes piano lessons and photo by Rick Rowell, courtesy Disney Channel Rookie Cookies RecipeChocolate Peanut Butter CrispiesYoull need: 1 cups melted butter 1 cups crispy rice cerealWhat to do: 5. Melt chocolate chip morsels in microwave and spread evenly over top You will need an adults help with this recipe.from The Mini Page 2014 Universal Uclick TM chocolate pieces An Avian CensusCounting Birds Seventeen years ago, when the contribute their results to an online survey? you help count birds? The Mini Page find out more about this important census*.Counting internationally People submitted bird counts: 111 countries and territories; seven continents; four different languages populations ever taken.Why do we count birds? constantly on the move. Many species migrate, or travel, to find warmer weather or better sources scientist or even one team of scientists to study the movements of so many birds over a short time. they have about birds and their environments. *A census (SEN-suhs) is an official count or survey of a population. American goldfinchphoto by Pamela Wertz, 2013 GBBC participantChristmas Bird Count is a more structured count that takes collects the information they gather. Each count takes place in a 15-milediameter circle. Look! There he is up there! These kids in Georgia were part of the 2013 Great Backyard Bird Count. The GBBC is great for families and kids because people can count anywhere and at any time of day.photo by Herm Donatelli, 2013 GBBC participant Sandhill cranes take flight at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in New Mexico.photo by Ryan Hagerty, courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife ServiceThis mottled wood owl was spotted in India during the 2013 GBBC.photo by Ravi Meghani, 2013 GBBC participant from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickGet Ready to CountThe Mini Page StaffBetty Debnam Founding Editor and Editor at Large Lisa Tarry Managing Editor Lucy Lien Associate Editor Wendy Daley A rtist There are many ways to get or with your family, either in your your Scout troop, classroom or youth lead the group and assist as you identify and report birds.How to be a bird counter of the kinds of birds you see and how long you watch. whether common or unusual. same birds as someone else. The computer program that analyzes the data you enter takes into account where counters are and when birds were counted, then it adjusts the statistics.Tips for bird counters offers some tips to help your count go smoothly. count what you can for as long as you can, and try to be accurate about the amount of time you spent watching. often more important to conservation efforts than big numbers. Include the type of count you did. Traveling means you walked a trail or drove around a wildlife refuge. Stationary means you stayed in one place (perhaps watching a feeder from your window). Incidental means you saw a bird while doing something else. of how many birds you see of each species. online account at birdcount.org. a new list for each time you count. photo by Sandy Manter, 2013 GBBC participantNext week, The Mini Page is all about sled dogs. The Mini Page thanks Zachary Slavin, program associate, National Audubon Society, for help with this issue. What have we learned? had the most species spotted, with The birds reported most were because more people on this continent participated. The northern cardinal was the leader, with almost provided useful information not only about birds, but also about our environment. Scientists look at a species range, or where its spotted, to learn about climate change and diseases, such as A bird irruption An irruption occurs when birds or other animals migrate into an area in unusually large numbers. numbers than usual of crossbills, finches and nuthatches in southern this was because northern trees and crops provided fewer seeds for these birds to eat.A stormy ride Sandy made the northern lapwing. This bird usually lives in Europe, but after the storm several were sighted from Northern cardinalphoto by Jennifer Taggart, 2013 GBBC participant Northern lapwing photo by Andreas Trepte, www.photo-natur.de from The Mini Page 2014 Universal UclickSupersport: Breanna StewartHeight: 6-4 Hometown: Syracuse, N.Y. greatest and the lights were brightest, that freshman She led the Huskies to their eighth national title and won moments like that one, as Stewart is off to a sparkling start this season. Stewart is a 6-4 forward who is hard to guard. She averaged 18.1 points and more than 8 rebounds in the first 15 games this season, while leading to face her for three more years. a star student in high school and winner of an outstanding character award. TM
Submit information at least two weeks before the e vent. Multiple publications cannot be guaranteed. Submit material at Chronicle of fices in Inverness or Crystal River; by fax at 352-563-3280; or email to email@example.com. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. A Land Remembered a lesson in historyThe public can see A Land Remembered and Patrick Smiths other books come to life through a unique multimedia show his son Rick (Patrick Jr.) produced to explore his fathers colorful life as a writer and the adventures he had on the way to writing those books. The show will be at 7 p.m. today at the Old Courthouse Heritage Museum at One Courthouse Square in Inverness. Call 352341-6427 to reserve a free seat. The show is suited for all age groups.Enjoy fresh air, shop for bargainsEveryone is invited to the Beverly Hills Farmers Market, open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays at Lake Beverly Park, 77 Civic Circle. If the temperature at 10 a.m. Friday is projected to be less that 40 degrees, or if it is supposed to rain, there will be no market. Produce will be available from Camilos Market and about 15 other vendors will be present to tempt visitors with their arts and crafts and healthy-living products. Flea market vendors are also welcome. For more information about becoming a vendor (including flea market items) at $5 per market day, call Bonnie Larsen at the Beverly Hills Civic Association from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at 352-746-2657.Eagles Auxiliary to vote on by-lawsOn Tuesday, Feb. 11, the Eagles Auxiliary 3992 will have the third reading and vote on proposed by-laws. All members are invited to attend the meeting at 7 pm. The lodge is at 8733 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness.Unity hosts dancing twice monthlyBallroom and general dancing is offered at the Unity Church, Lecanto. Ballroom dancing is from 6 to 7 p.m. and general dancing is from 7 to 8 p.m. on the second and last Saturdays of each month. The church is at 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. For information, call 352-746-1270.Writers critique group meets each TuesdayThe Yankeetown/Inglis Fiction Writers Critique Group meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Yankeetown/Inglis Womans Club. Any writers of fiction are invited to join. Contact Lynn Sholes atLynnsholes@gmail.comor call 352-447-2279. COMMUNITYPage C5WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Adopt ARESCUED PET Sasha Special to the ChronicleIf you are a big dog lover, this could be your girl. Sasha is a beautiful and unusual Dogo Argentino. She weighs in at 60 pounds, has a good temperament and loves being with people. She also gets along great with other dogs and likes to play with them. She is house trained, walks well on a leash and knows some basic commands. She will make a great companion dog. Adopt A Rescued Pet, Inc. does home visits prior to adoptions, so can only adopt to the Citrus County area. Call 352-795-9550 and leave your name, number and pets name for a return call. Check www.adopta rescuedpet.com for more pets and the adoption calendar with locations, dates and times. NEWS NOTES Special to the ChronicleIts time to register for the 2014 Citrus County Fair Childrens pageants, coming up Sunday, March 23. The Citrus County Fair Association sponsors the pageants. The Decorated Baby, ages 6 to 11 months old, and the Beautiful Baby, ages 1 to 4 years, will start at 1 p.m. The Little Miss/Mister, ages 5 and 6, and the Pre Teen pageants, ages 7 to 13, will begin at 2:30 p.m. All pageant divisions will be presented from youngest to oldest contestant. All contestants must be residents of Citrus County. There is a $30 entry fee and pre-registration is required. All contestants are awarded prizes. Entry form and entry fee (nonrefundable) must be in the fair office on or before 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21. No postmarked or metered mail will be accepted after this date. Applications are available at all Citrus County Chamber of Commerce Offices or the fair office at 3600 S. Florida Ave., Inverness. You may also go to citruscountyfair.com/pageant.html to download the form and rules. The pageants are in the Citrus County Auditorium. General admission on the day of the pageant for adults is $5; $3 for children ages 5 to 10. Ages 4 and under are free. Family memberships are $40 per family (one household with two parents, children younger than 18). Individual memberships are $20. Membership will cover admission to the baby pageants and the fair from March 24 to 29. The deadline to buy memberships is Friday, March 3. For more information, call 352726-2993. Cute kids to compete Youngsters must register by Feb. 21 for 2014 county fair pageants Special to the ChronicleTouch of Class Corvette Club made a donation of $500 on Jan. 9 to benefit patients and families served by Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast. Touch of Class Corvette Club President Robert Balogh, right, and immediate Past President Jim Otenbaker presented the donation to Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast Public Relations Manager Joe Foster, center. Touch of Class Special to the ChronicleTickets are now on sale for the Key Training Centers 16th annual Hats Off to Spring Fashion Show and Tea Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. Guests will be tipping their hats to welcome the spring fashions presented by The Cotton Club modeled by community celebrities: Anne Black, Pat Damato, Barbara Donohoe, Dianna Finnegan, Susan Gill, Fran Miller, Anne Pope and Kim Ulseth. There will also be the parade of fashions from the Key Thrift Stores modeled by Key clients. The setting will be an afternoon tea at the Chet Cole Life Enrichment Center, 5521 W. Buster Whitton Way, Lecanto. All guests are asked to wear their favorite hat, worthy of winning one of the special prizes to be presented for Most Beautiful Hat, Most Ingenious Hat and the I Cant Believe You Have That on Your Head hat. Refreshments will be provided by Dessert Table sponsors local organizations that are contributing cookies, cakes, pies and candies to put on display, along with a coffee and tea bar offering a wide variety of flavored beverages. There will also be a silent auction offering unique items for bid, including artwork, jewelry, interior design selections, appliances, and collectibles. Labels will host an Accessories Boutique showcasing a variety of purses, shoes, jewelry and scarves. Tickets are $30, or $25 for those wearing a hat. There will be a buffet of hats that can be rented for those who arrive topless. All proceeds go directly to support the Key Training Center. For more information or ticket purchase, call 352-7955541, ext. 311. Hats Off To Fashion benefits Key 16th annual event slated Sunday Homosassa Public Library 4100 S. Grandmarch Ave. Homosassa, FL 34446-1120 352-628-5626 Feb. 10 Tai Chi for Seniors, 10:15 a.m. Tai Chi for Seniors, noon Women of Words, 2 p.m. Feb. 11 Getting Started with Computers II, 10:15 a.m. Celebrate Reading, 4:30 p.m. Reiki, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 12 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Preschool Storytime, 11 a.m. Feb. 13 Adults Create: Paper Flowers, 10:30 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 10:30 a.m. Feb. 14 Tai Chi for Seniors, 10:15 a.m. The Knit Wits of Homosassa, 1 p.m. Feb. 15 New Age Thinkers Workshop, 2 p.m. Floral City Public Library 8360 E. Orange Ave. 352-726-3671 Feb. 10 Library closed Feb. 11 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Friends of Floral City Library meeting, 6 p.m. Feb. 12 Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Tai Chi, 11:30 a.m. Chess in the Library, 1 p.m. Feb. 13 Meet the Author: Rosabella Garcia, noon Learn, Connect, Play: Board Games, Wii, Puzzles, 4:30 p.m. Coastal Region Library 8619 W. Crystal St. Crystal River 352-795-3716 Feb. 10 Citrus County Craft Council, 11:30 a.m. Feb. 11 League of Women Voters of Citrus County, 10 a.m. Mother Goose Time, 11 a.m. Daughters of the American Revolution, Fort Cooper Chapter, 2 p.m. Feb. 12 Nature Coast Bead Society, 10 a.m. Wii Wednesdays, 3 p.m. Cherokee Language Class, 5:30 p.m. Feb. 13 Friends of the Coast Region Library board meeting, 10 a.m. Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. AARP Tax-Aide, noon Feb. 14 Stampin Up! Card Making Class, 10:30 a.m. Ask a Master Gardener, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 15 Socrates Club, 10 a.m. Citrus County Ukulele Club, 1 p.m. Central Ridge Library 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd. Beverly Hills 352-746-6622 Feb. 10 Lakeside Village POA, 10 a.m. Scrabble Game, 10 a.m. Senior Crafters, 1 p.m. Feb. 11 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Word: Formatting & Style Sheets, 10:15 a.m. Preschool Stories, 11 a.m. Feb. 12 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Mother Goose, 11 a.m. Ask a Master Gardener, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 13 Depression & Anxiety Support Group, 10 a.m. Getting Started with Computers I, 10:15 a.m. Oakwood Village Homeowners, 1 p.m. Feb. 14 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Feb. 15 Citrus County Council for Environmental and Natural Resources Committee, 10 a.m. Writers & Poets Workshop, 1 p.m. Lakes Region Library 1511 Druid Road Inverness 352-726-2357 Feb. 10 Needlecrafters, 10 a.m. Inverness Shuffleboard Club, 1 p.m. Tweens & Teens: A Treat for Your Sweet, 4 p.m. Feb. 11 SHINE, 10 a.m. Ask a Master Gardener, 1 p.m. Introduction to Meditation: Benefits and Techniques, 5:45 p.m. Family Storytime, 6 p.m. Feb. 12 AARP Tax-Aide, 10 a.m. Feb. 13 Tai Chi, 10 a.m. Preschool Stories, 10:30 a.m. Relay For Life team meeting, 5:45 p.m. Feb. 14 Adults Create: Paper Flowers, 10:30 a.m. Mother Goose, 11 a.m. Feb. 15 Sabbath Church of God Fellowship, 11 a.m. CITRUS COUNTY LIBRARIES: FEB. 10-15
C6WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMMUNITY COMMUNITY All welcome at Sunday drum circle on beachAll are welcome at the monthly drum circle at 4 p.m. Sunday at Fort Island Beach. Bring your chair, bug spray and a beverage of choice, in addition to something to beat on, shake or rattle. Feel free to borrow items from the center of the circle until you find something you really enjoy playing, if you dont have a drum or shaker of your own. Another drum circle will take place at sunset, 5:45 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, behind the Unity Church, where they have a nice bonfire.Flotilla to offer GPS training two SaturdaysInterested in learning how to use that GPS you have for your boat? U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary 15-01 of Crystal River will offer a two-day comprehensive class from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on two Saturdays, Feb. 8 and Feb. 15. Class size is limited to 10 people for more one-on-one instruction. Call Linda at 352-5036199 to register.Wisconsinites invited to Feb. 12 luncheonWisconsinites will meet at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the Crystal Point Club House on Summertree Street, off Citrus Avenue North, Crystal River. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish for the luncheon. Snowbirds and new residents are welcome. For more information, call Joyce at 352-860-1292.Take chance to win dirt bike or cashHelp support Filter Youth Development, a nonprofit group that encourages young adults to enjoy off-roading and ATVs, by purchasing a ticket to win a 2014 Honda CRF 125F dirt bike or $2,500. Tickets are $10. The drawing will be held Feb. 22 at 1 p.m. at Honda Crystal River. Winner need not be present to win. For complete rules and information, visit www.filter.org.Citizens Academy discussion slatedThe League of Women Voters of Citrus County will have Deborah Bloss, Citrus County administrative assistant, speak at its next meeting at 10:15 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, at the Coastal Region Library, Crystal River. Bloss will give a presentation on the Citrus County Citizens Academy, followed by discussion and questions from those attending. The Citizens Academy is free and open to all residents who wish to experience a hands-on, inside look at how the countys departments work and the services provided. In September, 12 league members participated and graduated Dec. 10. They agreed the class was both enlightening and enjoyable, and urge others to participate. All interested men and women are invited. The league is a nonpartisan, educational organization. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.CR Garden Club to look at orchidsThe Garden Club of Crystal River meet at 1p.m. Monday. Februarys speaker is Dr. Charles Thomas, whose topic will be How to repot your orchid and other orchid facts. The garden club meets the second Monday of each month at the St. Martin Marsh Aquatic Preserve, Crystal River State Park. Each month there is a featured speaker. The public is welcome. For more information, call President Jenny Wensel, 352795-0844.Volunteers needed for pet rescue at CR MallVolunteers are needed to help Precious Paws Rescues adoption center in the Crystal River Mall. Because the organization is a nonprofit, rent for the adoption center is only $1, but it is staffed by volunteers from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Precious Paws would like to have enough volunteers to keep the center open daily, but needs some more dedicated pet lovers to help out. Volunteers provide information and help visitors with pet adoptions. If you have some spare time, at least four hours a month, call 352-726-4700 to help. NEWS NOTES news from the Crystal River area Special to the ChronicleIn honor of Eloise Grandmother Van Ness, Faith Haven Christian Retreat Center will host an event to show her community service legacy continues through her horse, Lady. Lady was donated to Soquili Stables last year and has the new stable name Elisi, which is Cherokee for grandmother. Most of the horses in Soquili Stables have Cherokee stable names to promote American Heritage that is taught within a leadership and teamwork atmosphere. Elisi is currently in the Camp Soquili and Club Soquili programs. Grandmother was known for her generosity and leadership with youths. The event to honor Van Ness will be Saturday, Feb. 15, at Soquili Stables, 10970 W. Bentbow Path, Crystal River, and will include barbecue and equine demonstrations from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The suggested donation is $10 in advance and $15 at the event. For more information, call 352206-2990. Equine event at Soquili Stables will honor memory of Eloise Van Ness Special to the ChronicleThe Crystal River Power Squadron had its installation of officers at the Sugarmill Woods Country Club on Jan. 25. New officers are: Thomas Rossini, commander; Dick McConell, executive officer; Pete Ward, administrative officer; Jim Kelly, education officer; Linda Craven, treasurer; and Carol Foster, secretary. Safe boating classes will begin Saturday, with another March 8, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 845 N.E. Third Ave. in Crystal River. Those interested in the class may call Jim Kelly at 352-795-4412. Free vessel safety checks will be held Saturday and again March 8 at the Fort Island launch ramp. For more information about becoming a member of the Crystal River Power Squadron, call Betty Mula, membership chair, at 352-794-3008. New officers for Power Squadron Special to the ChronicleCitrus County Day Trippers (CCDT) is a not-for-profit group of motorcoach travel enthusiasts open free to residents of Citrus County. There are a few seats left for the Oldies Doo Wop Music Lovers Concert on Saturday, March 15, at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. Bus pickup will be in Crystal River and Sugarmill Woods. The group will have dinner at 5:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. The bus will return home around midnight. Price includes round-trip transportation, dinner, concert, gratuities and fun on the bus. Another trip is planned to see The Wizard of Oz. Developed from the MGM screenplay, this is a new production from Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and his creative team. The show will be on Saturday, April 19, and will be held at Ruth Eckerd Hall. Bus pickup will be at 10:15 a.m. in Crystal River and at 10:35 a.m. in Sugarmill Woods. Participants will have lunch at a nearby restaurant and then attend the matinee show in the afternoon. The bus will return home around 7 p.m. Prices includes round-trip transportation, lunch, show, gratuities and fun on the bus. For prices and details, call Sharon Ziemba at 352795-4693. Day Trippers invite folks to join in New leaders for Flotilla 15-01New officers were sworn in for the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-01 of Crystal River recently. Deborah Thomas was sworn in as the new vice flotilla commander and James Simon as the flotilla commander.JODI LOVE / Special to the Chronicle
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY5, 2014 C7CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.In The Merchant of Venice, William Shakespeare wrote, At the length, the truth will out. Whenever you play bridge, dwell at length on your long suits because, in truth, they will usually generate extra tricks. Some players are too wedded to high-card points and forget to add value for a long suit. When I watched this deal being played, I liked Souths one-no-trump response. His hand was so soft, with defensive, not offensive, values. (He thought about passing, but no one would do that today.) Then North surprised me by raising to two no-trump. Yes, he had only 17 high-card points, but he should have added two points for his six-card suit and jumped to three no-trump. True, if West had been psychic and led a diamond, the contract would probably have gone down two. But he understandably chose a spade, selecting the 10, showing zero or two higher honors by partnership agreement. South won with his queen and played a club to dummys queen. East should have ducked this, which would have perhaps tempted South into an indiscretion. (He might have, for example, played a heart to his queen. Then West could have won and returned to a heart.) However, East won the trick and shifted to a low heart. West won with his ace and returned a heart. In the fullness of time, declarer took nine tricks. It would have been much better play for South to have led his club jack at trick two, so he could have stayed in his hand to repeat the club finesse if it were winning (or, here, East ducked). 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She is an impulsive shopper. She never leaves a store without picking up something, even though she doesnt need it. Secondly, she is a terrible procrastinator, changing our meeting times constantly. Finally, and worst of all, she is a huge risk taker. She tries to impress everyone and acts as if she is still in her 30s. Recently, in the middle of a freezing snowstorm, she told me she was going to the gym. I said, Are you nuts? Her comment was, I am a good driver and know how to handle the snow. A few months ago, we were at the ocean, and she decided to see how far out she could swim. The lifeguard finally had to whistle her to come back in. She told him, I know what I am doing. She once tried to hand-feed a raccoon. She now wants to try skydiving and ziplining. I reminded her that she is 65 and needs to be a little more careful. But she gets mad at me when I say things like that, commenting that shes been doing these kinds of crazy things all her life. I am really afraid that one day her luck is going to run out. How do I address this situation without upsetting her? Or am I being overly protective? Worried Dear Worried: Please do not assume that age is a factor. Plenty of 65year-olds are perfectly healthy and extremely active. Unless your friend has a physical condition that limits her ziplining and skydiving, dont upset yourself over it. Handfeeding a raccoon is simply idiotic, however, and some of her behavior indicates that she lacks sound judgment. If thats a recent development, she should see her doctor. Otherwise, we suggest you stop reminding her how old she is. She seems sensitive about it and is likely to overcompensate. Dear Annie: I am a caregiver for my husband, who was diagnosed with Lewy body dementia three years ago. Before that time, I had never heard of Lewy body dementia, nor did I know that there are actually four distinct dementia classifications: Alzheimers, Lewy body, frontal lobe and vascular. At this time, there are 1.3 million Americans who have been diagnosed with Lewy body dementia, which is the second most common progressive dementia and is believed to be under-diagnosed. These individuals are drug sensitive, and the incorrect drugs can cause full-blown dementia. Anybody who shows signs of dementia should see their primary care physician and request a referral to a neurologist for proper diagnostic testing the sooner, the better. Trinidad, Calif. Dear Trinidad: Thank you for calling this to our attention. Aside from the familiar cognitive symptoms of dementia (which are also common to Alzheimers), Lewys includes visual hallucinations, as well as movement disorders that may be related to Parkinsons. The earlier it is diagnosed the sooner treatment can begin. Those who wish to know more about Lewy body dementia can contact lbda.org. Dear Annie: After reading North Carolina and Less Generous, I realized that we have become too busy to say thank you. Children raised by loving, considerate parents have no time for them; grandchildren dont visit grandparents or acknowledge gifts. I fear that decency and values are slowly leaving the younger generations. If changes arent made, it will be a sad world to live in. The future is up to them. May those who still possess good manners be a significant influence on their peers to prompt change. Parent in Conn.Annies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to email@example.com, or write to: Annies Mailbox, c/o Creators Syndicate, 737 3rd Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. To find out more visit www.creators.com. ANNIES MAILBOX Bridge (Answers tomorrow) FLASH NEEDYROTATE BARREN Yesterdays Jumbles: Answer: The selection of new glasses was right BEFORE HER EYES Now arrange the circled letters to form the surprise answer, as suggested by the above cartoon.THAT SCRAMBLED WORD GAMEby David L. 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Lake Panasoffkee Thurs Feb. 6 through Sun 9th, 8am -5pm Covered Bridge Yard Sale CR 401C Follow signs at CR 470 & 400 Sugar Mill Woods2/6, 2/7, 2/8 8am antique, collectibles, vintage, Pristine Life Collection! 64 E Cypress Blvd Use GPS, no signs MENS DRESS PANTS Like new, 6 pair $60 For all OBO. Linda 423-4163 XBOX DEAD ISLAND GAME For XBOX 360, Good Condition, $20 341-0450 PATIO TABLE Large oval glass top with aluminum frame Excellent condition $45. 352-270-3909 RV/Camp CHAIRS 2 NEW W/attached tables, H-Duty, $50 4-both 352-249-7212 2 MATCHING BROWN big overstuffed chairs, microfiber suede v/good cond.(nonsmokers). $100 ea.,$190 both. 860-2701. 2 ROCKER RECLINERS -dark green $30 each or both for $50 Maple double bed w/Sealy comfort cloud mattress & box spring $100 All in very good cond Call (352) 302-1076 3 PIECE LIVING ROOM SET3 PIECE LIVINGROOM SETDual reclining fabric sofa, loveseat and rocker recliner. Very good condition. No kids, pets or smokers in house. $500.00. 352-400-4924. 4POSTER FULL SZ BEDROOM SET 7PC light pine, no mattress, boxspring,great cond. $700. (352) 201-1219 Antique Couch 2 seater, with 6 legs, recently reupholstered in neutral colors $150 352-634-4329 BAR STOOLS 3 upholstered bar stools 32 high with armrests and backs. Wood Construction Like new 300.00 phone 352-382-3933 Bedroom Set Qn white wicker head board w/ mattress. Beautiful wicker & rattan entertainment ctr. Room for 28 TV $225 (352) 249-7168 CHAIR DARK BROWN old wooden, great for desk. Good condition. $10. 352-270-3909 CHEST SOLID WOOD old 5 drawers medium brown some scratches good shape $50. 352-270-3909 China Cabinet 44L x 78h, blond washed wood w/ 2 drawers & 2 doors $150; 222 S Monroe BH 802-782-7185 COUCH Lazy boy sofa, 81 in. exc cond. Banana color. Non-smoking environment. $250 (352) 586-6377 COFFEE TABLE wood nice medium brown color/ condition $15. obo 352-270-3909 COMFORTS OF HOME USED FURNITURE comfort sofhomeused furniture.com, 352-795-0121 DINETTE SET Solid Oak, 6 matching chairs $400. obo HUTCH, $300. obo (440) 773-1480 cell Dining Room Table Glass Top, Med. brown rattan. 4 cushioned chairs with castors. PalmTree Design $200 352-249-7168 Dining Room Table w/ 6 chairs and Buffet, light oak, Exc cond$500 (352) 746-4448 Dining table. Oblong 56x38 w/4 brown, caned back, cush chairs. $150 222 S Monroe/ BH 802-782-7185 Dresser & Night Stand Antique, Pine, $100 obo, China Cabinet, Gl doors, w/ cabinets $75 (352) 226-3883
WEDNESDAY,FEBRUARY5,2014 C 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 000HA6N CHEVY2008, Cobalt, 2 DR, automatic, power windows, power locks, cold A/C, Call for Appointment 352-628-4600 CHRYSLER1999 Concorde LX, V6 2.7 LTR, Automatic, It has all the Extras, 123,000 miles, Runs great, Very Good Condition, $2,500 352-586-7820 CHRYSLER2000, Sebring Convertible, low miles $5,488. 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2001 Sebring LX Conv. Leather Interior, Full power, Exc cond. $3200(352) 795-8986 DODGE2001 Intrepid Very good condition; 85,300 miles Dark green with charcoal interior. $3,400 or Best offer; call 352-249-4491 DUDLEYS AUCTION Thur 2-6-14 Estate Adventure Auction Auction #1 outside 3pm rows of treasure, furniture ++ 5:30 Estate Car 08 Cadillac STS 34kt mi. w/Bose, -Auction #2 inside 6pm Appliances, Furniture, Assorted Antiques, tools furniture, organs, pianos & more ********************** call for info 637-9588 Dudleysauction .com4000 S Florida (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. FORD2004, Mustang, Looking for a sports car? Here it is, 6 cyl. automatic, appointment Only Call 352-628-4600 HONDA2013 Civic LX, Priced to sell, Serious callers only 352-628-9444 HyundaiAzera 2007loaded-power windows,heated power seats-rear sun screen 6 cyl. Very low mileage. Asking $10,000. Available after Jan. 22nd. Call 860-716-3128 LINCOLN, Town Car, white, 100,370.5 miles $3,000. (352) 503-9290 Patrick Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 CHRYSLER1990 CONV, 1 owner, exc cond Dk Cherry, white top,all org. eq. $4900, 352-527-4518 I I I I I I I I Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 I I I I I I I I CHEVROLET S10 Extended Cab, Short bed. 3 Door, V6, 5 spd, Exc Cond $3700 352-201-0877 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 NISSAN Frontier XE, 4 cyl. 4x2, auto, od, A/c, tarp run bds, bedliner, 97k miles $6,000. 724-771-8504 Cell CHEVROLET2004, Tahoe LT, leather, sunroof, $8,999. 352-341-0018 FORD05 Escape XLTNonsmoker, low mi. Mint Cond All pwr, serv recs avail $6800. 352-563-5217 FORD1999, Expedition, Eddie Bauer Edition, leather $3,999 352-341-0018 HONDA2007, Element, Hard to find, cold A/C, runs great, Must See, Call (352) 628-4600 TOYOTA1999, Rav, -4 power windows, locks, automatic transmission $3,999. 352-341-0018 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment SATURN2013 14KBoat inflatable, 55 lb e-motor & batt, bimini, auto-inflator, dolly $500. 860-2701 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** All Rivers Trailers Repacks per axel $50 Specialized in brakes, cross-members, bunks Call 352-464-2770 OUTBOARD MOTOR EVENRUDE 4.5 HP 15 in .shaft, fresh water motor $475 call (352) 613-8453 SOLDKAYAKHobie Mirage Outback, like new. Peddles, sail, & paddle. Depth finder. 4 rod holders & 3 storage comp. $800 WE HA VE BOA TS GULF TO LK MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats **(352)527-0555** boatsupercenter.com ALLEGRO BUS2011, 36ft, 7inches 8,900 mi, loaded w/ 4 slides exel. cond. ext. warr. Asking $205,000 Retail $237,900 (828) 553-0134 CRYSLER, 200S, 4 Dr 13k mi. $18,000 Trade for Class C Motor Home or pull behind No Junk 726-2494, 201-7014 Keystone Everest 5th wheel. 3 sliders, xtra storage under goose nk, N ew: gen, septic/ H2O hoses, deck. Must Sell, $15k obo 352-795-1272 Sport Coach IV Motor home, 38diesel pusher, coming allison trans,1989, 63,670 mi, Possible trade$22,000. 812-360-3834, 327-2814 WE BUYRVS, TRAVELTRAILERS, 5TH WHEELS, MOTOR HOMES Call US 352-201-6945 WINNEBAGO, Journey, 36 SG, excel. cond 300 Cum., Non smoke, no pets 22K mi, tow veh. incld $102K, 352-598-5616 CAMPER 2003 Starcraft Aruba pull behind. 28 ft., 1 slide $7000 obo (352) 628-1126 CASITA2003 17Freedom Deluxe Aerodynamic, fiberglass travel trailer. Loaded. Easy to tow with small vehicle. Microwave, 3 way fridge-freezer, under-shelf TV,CD,DVD,radio. Roof AC Gas heater etc.etc. $11,000 OBO Telephone 352 527-1022 e-mail email@example.com. com MACS MOBILE R V REP AIR & MAINT RVTC Certified Tech. 352-613-0113, Lic/Ins. NA TURE COAST R V R V service, parts, sales Mobile Repair/Maint. 352-795-7820, Lic/Ins. CHEVROLET1953 Parts Car, Belair, 4 dr, No trans, no eng, no windows $600. obo (352) 257-3542, Cell **BEST PRICE** For Junk & Unwanted Cars-CALLNOW **352-426-4267** Autos, Trucks, SUVs & Vans -Cash Pd Larrys Auto Sales 352-564-8333 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT -BUY-SELL CAR -TRUCK -BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 WE BUY ANY VEHICLE In Any Condition, Title, No Title, Bank Lien, No Problem, Dont Trade it in. We Will Pay up to $25K Any Make, Any Model 813-335-3794 813-458-0584 Call AJ Buy Here/Pay Here Dodge Stratus $795 Down Ford Taurus $750 Down Chrysler 300 $875 Down Ford Escort $595 Down Chev Cavalier $695 Down CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl CHEVY, Malibu, 4DR, LS, 35K miles, $12,900. 726-2494, 201-7014 Heres Your Chance TO OWN Mini Farms ,Silver Leaf Rd, Dunnellon 10 acres Total $59,000 5 Acre Tracks $39,000 Owner Financing Call: Jack Lemieux Cell (305) 607-7886 Realty USA INC 407-599-5002 Citrus Hills Townhouse 2br/2ba + carport Fully Furnished ,Very nice, many extras near pool, great view Must See $79,000 (352) 527-4518 Inverness Village 55+ Unit 108. 1st flr, 2/2, Some furn, new Lanai & Lam, ceramic floors. $48,500. Financing Consider 352 564-4100 Inverness Village Condo 2/2 ground floor over looks pool mature trees 55 plus community 1035 living area 634-3976 FREE Foreclosure and Short Sale Lists Desperately Need Rentals Office Open 7 Days a WeekLISA VANDEBOE Broker (R) Owner Plantation Realty 352-634-0129 www.plantation realtylistings.com HOMOSASSA-Halls River Rd, Deep Canal to Gulf. 3BR/2BA mobile w/ add on + roof over room with pool table, boat lift+ boat sheds & more. Asking $145,000 352-422-1311 LAKE ROUSSEAU 2/1BA, Two Lots, Pool Boatslips, Shop, $169K contract considered 5311 W Riverbend Rd (815) 980-8642 Your High-Tech Citrus County RealtorROD KENNER352-436-3531 ERA Suncoast Realty SCAN OR GO TO www. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties Homosassa/Crystal River area, 2-3 BR Need Owner Finance option. Please Call 218-290-1869 (cell) WE BUY HOMES Any Condition Quick Closings Natur e Coast Homes (352) 513-4271 FLORALCITY1.33 acre.land survey & clear title.assessed at $23,800.power and homes in area. ASKING $8,500. 813-792-1355 GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $47,500.Call Ray 352-638-0905 2.75 Acr e PIne Ridge Homesite $30k broker/owner. Priced below tax assessment Convenient location Horses allowed Call 352-527-2711 HERNANDO(Arbor Lakes 55+)Lot for sale $15,000 OBO. 781-864-1906 352-726-2821 Your world firstemployment Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com Need a job or a qualified employee? This areas #1 employment source! Citrus County Dream Team At Keller Williams Realty Six dedicated Professionals led by Bruce R Brunk, assisting clients in making their Real Estate dreams a reality. Why settle for less? Call today at 352-637-2777Se habla Espanol www.CitrusSold.com Our Team Serves Your Dream Citrus County Dream Team At Keller Williams Realty Uncompromising Service with honesty, integrity and expertise. Why settle for less? Call today at 352-637-2777Se habla Espanol www.CitrusSold.com Our Team Serves Your Dream I NEED HOMES TO SELLDEB INFANTINERealtor(352) 302-8046 Real Estate!... its what I do. ERAAmerican RealtyPhone: 352-726-5855 Cell: 352-302-8046 Fax: 352-726-7386 Email:debinfantine@ yahoo.com LaWanda WattTHE SNOWBIRDS ARE COMING! ** NOW IS A GREA T TIME T O LIST YOUR HOME CALLLAWANDA FOR AFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKET ANALYSIS! 352 212 1989 lawanda.watt@ century21.com Century 21 J.W. Morton Real Estate, Inc. MICHELE ROSERealtorSimply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc. 352-726-1515 SANDI HARTRealtorListing and Selling Real Estate Is my Business I put my heart into it!352-476-9649sandra.hart@ era.com ERA American Realty 352-726-5855 Tony PauelsenRealtor352-303-0619ILL TAKE NEW LISTINGS BUYING OR SELLING TOP PERFORMANCEReal estate Consultant tpauelsen@ hotmail.com Beautiful Floral City3/2 doublewideon acre mol glamour bath nice eat in kitchen, Floral City off us 41 $69,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 2Br/2Ba/1CGhome on approx 1 ac. land Owner Financed $80,000, w/$5,000 down. No qualifying (305) 891-2323 3/2 with family roomfireplace, glamour bath quiet neighbor hood in Homosassa. 89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 4/3 Triplewideon 2-1/2 acres in green acres in Homosassa beautiful wooded lot $139,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 Have horses or want them? 4/3 Triplewide with family room and fireplace den off master bed room would make for great office on 9 plus acres mol with horse corals west side of US 19 Homosassa, Fl. $229,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 firstname.lastname@example.org When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront Home LOOKING TO SELL? CALLME TODAY! HOMOSASSA4/2, BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAW APT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell 4BR/2BA, 2400 Sq ft. pool home, addl heat pump. Well maintained Pine St. Fully Furnished $225,000 (352) 382-5298 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listedStill great values out there for buyers!!Phyllis Strickland TROPIC SHORES REALTY. 352-613-3503-Cell 352-419-6880-Office BETTY J. POWELLRealtorYour Success is my goal.. Making Friends along the way is my reward !BUYING OR SELLING CALL ME 352-422-6417bjpowell@ netscape.com ERA American Realty & Investments INCOME PRODUCING COMMERCIALAUCTIONSTUESDAY FEBRUARY 1110 AM 14,688+ SF Retail and 1+ acre outparcel in Plantation Plaza7260 BROAD ST. BROOKSVILLE, FL 346011 PM 5,100+ SF Retail on Sterling Rd and 6640+ Powell Square Commercial Buildings1213 HWY 41 N INVERNESS, FL34450HIGGENBOTHAM AUCTIONEERS 800-257-4161 Higgenbotham.comM. E Higgenbotham, CAI, AARE, FL LIC# AU305AB158 ATTN Homebuyers 100% financing avail. Government Program. You do not need perfect credit. Call or email to get qualified. Ph: (813) 470-8313 email@example.com Rick Kedzierski lic. loan originator.NLMS #267854, FL#9096 NLMS ID 76856 FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hwy 486 ** 352-584-9496/464-2514 2 BED/2 BATH/ 1 GAR REMODELED MOVE-IN READY $59k. 352-527-1239 Newly Updated 2/2/2 w/ family rm, screen pool/heater, newer roof & AC. located near Central Ridge library in newer area of Beverly Hills 3229 N Juniperus Way $114,900 352-249-7892 Furniture can also be purchased Real Estate is MY Business!!15+ Years ExpTeri PaduanoBroker/OwnerRealty ConnectMasonic Business Ctr 111W Main St, #311 Inverness, FL(352) 212-1446TheFLDream.com 4/2 Doublewideon 1 Plus Acres, MOL Fireplace Glamour Bath, large walk-in closets all bedrooms, off US 200 in Hernando Fl. $89,995 SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 3/2 Doublewideon 1/3 mol acre has glamour bath and walk-in closets off Turner Camp Rd Inverness, Fl. $64,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 3/21/4 Acre MOL on River Oak Lane Inverness Glamour bath Eat-in Kitchen $69,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 Nice Double Lot Acres MOL with Lake View 4/2 Doublewide with Family Room, large bed rooms off Turner Camp Rd. Inverness Fl. $89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 Point of Woods, Inverness 3/2 new roof, encl. porch, (352) 726-7367 RENT T O OWN Inv 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM 4/2In Floral City Has Family Room Glamour Bath Fenced back yard $89,995. SELLER FINANCING Call 352-726-4009 HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 CRYSTALRIVERRooms in house, Full kitchen, Near Publix, furn., one price pays all,+ WIFI $120wk./440. mo. sm. $140wk/$490 mo. lrg. 352-563-6428 DEBTHOMPSON One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 firstname.lastname@example.org and debthomp son.com PUBLISHERS NOTICE:All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. INVERNESS1/1 near CM Hospital $475 incld water/garb $950 moves you in 352-422-2393 SEABREEZE MANORSenior Citizens, Disabled or Handicapped. Rent based on income.Applications now accepted for 1 & 2 Bedrm.units with carpeting, custom cabinets, central air & heat, stove, refrigerator & additional outside storage with patio. 37 Seabreeze Dr., Inglis. Call (352) 447-0277-TDD CRYSTALRIVER** NICE** Secret Harbour Apts. Newly remodeled 2/1 $575 Unfurn. Incl Water,lawn, garbage, W/D hook-up. 352-257-2276 FOR RENT 3200 Sq. Ft. COMMERCIAL BLDG Large Paved Parking Lot, Cent. Heat/Air Open Floor Plan 1305 Hwy 486 ** 352-584-9496/464-2514 CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $599.mo 352-586-1813 HERNANDOAffordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 LECANTOCottage 1/1 $525 incls. pwer /water, Dirt Road (352) 220-2958 Beverly Hills1 bdrm, plus Fl Rm, 1st month free Move in $1150, 442-7794 BEVERLYHILLS2/1, Fl. Rm. Scrn por. $600. 352-464-2514 BEVERLYHILLS3/2, EZ Terms, $575 mo. 697-1457 CITRUS SPRINGS2/2/1,Cornor lot,nice back porch $675/mo 1st& last 352-220-2958 CRYSTAL RIVER3/2/1, Screen Room $750.mo. Fist/last/Sec. (352) 302-6025 Homosassa2bd/1ba, nice yard no gar, $700. mo. + $700. dep + credit ck (513) 349-1675 INVERNESS2/1 Caged Pool Fl. Rm. 1 mi. from Wal -Mart $850(352) 344-1411 INVERNESS3/ 2 lg LR,DR FRG,DW,W/D,shed $650.mo. 410-829-9976 INVERNESS3/2/2, Clean & Open Close to Downtown No Pets, 352-400-5723 INVERNESSHighlands, 3/2/2 $700 mo + dep. (352) 422-6978 INVERNESSLake Tsala Gardens comp. renovated 3/2/1 scn porch, fenced yard, city water $850. 352-726-7212 RENT T O OWN Inv 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM Your Worldof garage sales Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com *55+ Park in Lecanto* 2bd/2ba Fur nished Fireplace, Includes Washer/Dryer, $6,900. obo 352-634-3984 1989 Palm Harbor DW in 55+ Park, 60 units in park, incl. most furn. Rent $408/mo incl water, sewer, trash, pool and clubhouse $18,500 (352) 344-5172 55+ MH Gated Community. Large 3/2, 2000 Jacobson Triple Wide. 2000+ sq. ft. Ready to move in. $68K. Serious inquiries only. Owner will finance with $20K down. 727-967-4230 Floral City,DW, 2bd/1ba, lg deck, lg Family Rm, lg Shed, lot rent $183, Furniture Negotiable., $7500 352-726-3726 Hernando 55+ Comm 2BR/2BA. DW, 24X48, own lot, new carport. New AC, new stove & frig, inside wd hookup, wood floors, 2 screened porches, shed/ workshop, $55 mo. Association fee, heated pool & clubhouse, Cute! Must see! Must sell! $65,000 813-464-9858 Stonebrook 2Br/2Ba 1400 sq ft. Enclosed screened room with A/C, overlooks pond. Pantry, full equipped Kitchen, wood burning FP in living room. Den & DR furniture. Laundry room & W/D; Shed with sink & freezer. Partially furnished. Too many extras to list. $29,900 8323 W Charmaine Dr. Homasassa, Fl must see to appreciate 352-257-9293 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ Rent or Bu y $8,000 & Up Dble. Wd. Needs work $4,500. Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am Call for Appointment (352) 628-2090 MOBILE HOME LOTS Owner Financing. Has Well, Septic, Impact Fees already pd. Simply move your MH on! $0 Down Payment $135 per month. Call (352) 746-7990 Chassahowitzka2/2/1, $600. month Agent (352) 382-1000 CRYSTALRIVER2/BR $550. 3BR $750 Near Town 563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 CRYSTAL RIVER RIVER REACH APARTMENTS 1 BR. APTS. A vail. Immediately RENTAL ASSISTANCE AVAIL. *Select Units ST AR TING A T $469. 2151 N. River Reach Circle Crystal RiverFl(352) 795-8024TDD Hearing Impaired number:1-800-955-8771 Outside storage Front / back porches Onsite laundry cntr Resident Community Room Mnthly pest control years of age or older, handicap/ disabled, regardless of age, with or without children. This institution is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer.
C12WEDNESDAY,FEBRUARY5,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 781-0205 WCRN 2/11 BOCC Meeting PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners will meet in Regular Session on February 11, 2014, at 1:00 P.M., in the Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, for the purpose of conducting the regular business of Citrus County. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD telephone (352) 341-6580. Any person who decides to appeal any decision of the Governing Body with respect to any matter considered at this meeting will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose may need to provide that a verbatim record of the proceeding is made, which record includes testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. (Section 286.0101, Florida Statutes). Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, February 5, 2014. 770-0212 WCRN MEDICAL PRACTICE CLOSING PUBLIC NOTICE The dental practice of Pablo J. Sierra-Duque, D.M.D., F.A.G.D. will be closing the first week of February 2014 Patients can obtain their records at: Sierra Dental Group, P.A. 2333 Forest Drive Inverness, FL 34453 (352) 726-2849 or (352)201-7295 email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org Contact: Jodi Meek/Pablo Sierra Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, January 22, 29, February 5 & 12, 2014 777-0205 WCRN Pillau, Estra 2013-CP-000293 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION 2013-CP-000293 IN RE: ESTATE OF ESTRA PILLAU, Deceased NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Estra Pillau, deceased, whose date of death was November 21, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is January 29, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/Lois Pillau 6430 N. Jade Terrace, Crystal River, Florida 34428 Attorney for Personal Representative: Lindsay Ruiz Bash, Florida Bar Number 0088941, Law Office of Grant & Dozier, LLC 123 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; Phone (352) 726-5111 Fax: (352) 726-7244; email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, January 29, 2014 and February 5, 2014. 778-0205 WCRN Patterson, Dorance J. 2013-CP-747 NTC-SA Public Notice IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 2013-CP-747 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF: DORANCE J. PATTERSON A/K/A DORANCE JAMES PATTERSON, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the Estate of Dorance J. Patterson a/k/a Dorance James Patterson, deceased, File Number 2013-CP-747, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was October 30, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $56,030.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Barbara Ann Dunn, 15082 Pomp Pkwy, Weeki Wachee FL 34614, Michael F. Cain, 21 S. Franklin Ave., Berlin, NJ 08009 & Michael F. Cain, Trustee, 21 S. Franklin Ave., Berlin, NJ 08009. ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demand s against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was mad e in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is January 29, 2014. Personal Representative /s/ Barbara Ann Dunn 15082 Pomp Pkwy, Weeki Wachee, FL 34614 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ KAREN O. GAFFNEY, Esquire, Florida Bar No.: 500682 Karen 0. Gaffney, P.A., 205 West Dampier Street Inverness, FL 34450 Telephone: (352) 726-9222 E-Mail Address: Pleadings @karengaffney.com Published twice in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICE, January 29 & February 5, 2014. 779-0205 WCRN Davies, Bernice 2013-CP-669 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013-CP-669 IN RE: ESTATE OF BERNICE I. DAVIES deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (SUMMARRY ADMINISTRATION) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of Bernice 1. Davies, deceased, File Number 2013-CP-669 ;by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450;that the decedents date of death was March 11, 2007; that the total value of the estate is $16,042.50+/-and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Names and Addresses Lynda Roberts, 541 CR 329, Double Springs, AL 35553 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) OR MORE YEARS AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. THE DATE OF FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE IS JANUARY 29, 2014. /s/Lynda Roberts, Petitioner c/o Robert A. Stermer, Esq. 7480 SW Hwy. 200, Ocala, Florida 34476 /s/ Robert A. Stermer, Esq., Attorney for Personal Representative, FL Bar #: 827967 7480 SW Hwy 200, Ocala, Florida 34476 Published two (2) times in the Citrus County Chronicle, January 29 & February 5, 2014. 788-0212 WCRN Cranska, Gordon D. 2013-CP-738 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2013 CP 738 IN RE: ESTATE OF GORDON D. CRANSKA Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of GORDON D. CRANSKA, deceased, whose date of death was September 5, 2013 is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is February 5, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/ Michelle A. Cranska 806 Beacon Pk, Webster, MA 01570-1566 Attorney for Personal Representative: /S/John S. Clardy III, Florida Bar No. 123129 Clardy Law Firm PA, PO Box 2410, Crystal River, FL 34423-2410 Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE February 5 & 12, 2014. 780-0212 WCRN GARRETT, JAZZLYNN D. AUG-PC-13-37 TERM OF RIGHTS PUBLIC NOTICE STATE OF MAINE DISTRICT COURT 05 Central Maine District, SS. District: Seventh Location : Augusta Civil Docket No. : AUG-PC-13-37 MAINE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES IN RE: GARRETT JAZZLYNN D ORDER FOR SERVICE BY PUBLICATION NOTICE FOR HEARING ON IT IS ORDERED that Notice of Hearing be given to ADRIAN BURNOPP by publishing the Notice of Hearing attached hereto in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE published in CRYSTAL RIVER, FLORIDA. I Once at least 5 days prior to the hearing date on the Preliminary Protection Order, and/or 2. Once a week for three successive weeks, the first publication to be at least 31 days before the hearing on February 27, 2014 @ 2:00pm IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that should the address of any person named above become known to the department before the hearing on this matter, a copy of this Order as published shall be mailed to that person. Dated 1/31/2014, at Augusta, Maine. Judge of the District Court /s/ Michelle Lumbert, Clerk of Courts NOTICE TO BE PUBLISHED: PETITION FOR PRELIMINARY PROTECTION ORDER AND PETITION FOR CHILD PROTECTION ORDER STATE OF MAINE DISTRICT COURT KENNEBEC, ss DISTRICT: Seventh LOCATION OF : Augusta DOCKET NO: AUG-PC-13-37 LEGAL NOTICE TO ADRIAN BURNOPP, whereabouts unknown: Pursuant to an Order for Service by Publication dated January 13, 2014. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: 1. a. Pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. et seq the State of Maine Department of Health & Human Services has petitioned for Termination of Parental Rights regarding the following minor child : GARRETT JAZZLYNN D, born 02/06/2012, MD b. Pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. on July 16, 2013 the Department was awarded custody of the child: Jazzlynn Garrett 2. a. The legal parents of the child are: JENYFER GARRETT, Augusta, ME. ADRIAN BURNOPP, whereabouts unknown. b. ADRIAN BURNOPP is an interested party to this action. 3. A hearing regarding the Petition For Preliminary Protection Order And Petition For Child Protection Order as to Jazzlynn Garrett, will be held at the District VII-Augusta Court, address 145 State Street Augusta ME 04330-7495 on 2/27/14 @ 2:00pm for parents and custodians to appear and be heard. 4. Parents and custodians are entitled to legal counsel in these proceedings. If you want an attorney but are unable to afford one, you should contact the Court at the telephone number (207) 287-8075 as soon as possible to request appointed counsel. 5. Failure to appear at the hearing regarding this matter may be determined to indicate an intent to abandon the child pursuant to 22 M.R.S.A. 2 (I -A). These proceedings could lead eventually to termination of parental rights under 22 M.R.S.A. -4057. 6. If you have questions regarding this matter you may contact the Department of Health & Human Services, Division of Child and Family Services at (207) 561-4100. 7. In these proceedings the State of Maine Department of Health & Human Services is represented by the Office of the Attorney General: Hallisey-Swift Martha, AAG 6 State House Station Augusta ME 04333. Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, January 28, February 5 & 12, 2014. 786-0226 WCRN To: Johann Krippel 2012-DP-078 Term. of Parental Rights PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO.:2012-DP-078 IN THE INTEREST OF: M.O. DOB: 12/31/2006 Male. Child NOTICE OF ACTION, SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISOR Y HEARING FOR TERMINA TION OF P ARENT AL RIGHTS AND GUARDIANSHIP THE STATE OF FLORIDA TO:Johann Krippel a/k/a Johann Kripple L/K/A Unknown You are hereby notified that a petition under oath has been filed in the above-styled court for the termination of your parental rights as to M.O., a male child born on the 31st day of December, 2006, in Citrus County, Florida; and for placement of the child with the State of Florida Department of Children and Families for subsequent adoption, and you are hereby commanded to be and appear before General Magistrate Keith Schenck of the Circuit Court or any judge assigned to hear the above cause, at the Advisory Hearing on March 5, 2014 at 9:00 AM at the Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, 3rd floor, Inverness, FL 34450. YOU MUST PERSONALLY APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD, IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION. YOU ARE ENTITLED TO HAVE AN ATTORNEY PRESENT TO REPRESENT YOU IN THIS MATTER. IF YOU WANT AN ATTORNEY, BUT ARE UNABLE TO AFFORD ONE, YOU MUST NOTIFY THE COURT, AND THE COURT WILL DETERMINE WHETHER YOU QUALIFY FOR AN ATTORNEY TO BE APPOINTED TO REPRESENT YOU IN THIS MATTER. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of Terminationo RightsNoti Terminationo RightsNoti Terminationo RightsNoti certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator at the Office of the Trial Court Administrator, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450, Telephone (352) 341-6700 within seven (7) working days of your receipt of this notice; If you are hearing or voice impaired call 1-800-955-8771, Florida Relay Service 711. THIS NOTICE shall be published once a week for four consecutive weeks in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE S Classified-Legal Advertising Section. Dated this 31st day of January, 2014 at Inverness, Citrus County, Florida. ANGELA VICK, Clerk of Courts (SEAL) By:/s/ D. Pennington, Deputy Clerk Published February 5, 12, 19 & 26, 2014. Terminationo RightsNoti Terminationo RightsNoti Terminationo RightsNoti 783-0205 WCRN February Lien Forclosures PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the undersigned has intent to sell the vehicle(s) below under Florida Statutes 713.78. The undersigned will sell at public sale by competitive bidding on the premises where said vehicle(s) have been stored and are located at Adams 24 Hr Towing, 4212 W Hwy 44, Lecanto, FL 34461 DOS:02-16-14@8AM 2000 STRN VIN#1G8ZK5270YZ163399 DOS:02-20-14@8AM 2000 FORD VIN#2FMDA5144YBC7252 3 DOS:02-21-14@8AM 2001 NISS VIN#3N1CB51D01L514606 DOS:02-23-14@8AM 2000 FORD VIN#1FTYR10V6YPB37120 DOS:02-28-14@8AM 2009 NISS VIN#1N4AL21E39C179265 Purchases must be paid for at the time of sale, cash only. All vehicles are sold as is and must be removed at the time of sale. All sales are subject to cancellation in the event of settlement between owner and the obligated party. February 5, 2014 Tax Deed Notices 2685-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-247 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: US BANK AS C/F FL DUNDEE LIEN INV LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 10-0450 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2010 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL MANOR UNIT 3 LOT 3 BLK 126 PB 8 PG 136 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARRY L MURAFF, JAMES P MURAFF Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2686-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-248 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: US BANK AS C/F FL DUNDEE LIEN INV LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 10-0451 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2010 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL MANOR UNIT 3 LOT 4 BLK 126 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARRY L MURAFF, JAMES P MURAFF Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2687-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-326 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: JOSEPH G CAPPUCCILLI The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate 2688-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-375 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1547 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: JOE BEA ESTS UNREC SUB LOTS 14 & 19 DESCR AS FOL: LT 14: BEG AT PT FOUND BY MEAS FROM NW CORNER OF BLK 37 CRYSTAL ACRES 1ST ADD, TH S 1DEG 55M 30S E 25 FT, TH S 88DEG 00M 20S W PAR TO AND 25 FT S OF N LN OF NE1/4 OF SW1/4 OF 10-19-17 SD 1/4, 1/4 LN ESTABLISHED BY RIVER GLEN SUB, 190.93 FT TO W R/W LN OF AN EXISTING 50 FT RD, TH AL W R/W LN OF SD RD S 1DEG 50M 45S E 388.50 FT TO AFORESD BEGINNING PT, TH AL SD R/W LN S 1DEG 50M 45S E 129.50 FT, TH LEAVING SD RD S 88DEG 00M 20S W 140 FT, TH N 1DEG 50M 45S W 129.50 FT, TH N 2689-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-377 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0961 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: HOLIDAY ACRES UNIT 3 PB 7 PG 26 PCL C OF LOT 11:S 130.05 FT OF LT 11 DESC IN OR BK 896 PG 813 & EASM IN OR BK 1001 PG 1 433 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: RHON D PETSCHOW Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2690-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-378 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-2483 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: PLEASURE ACRES PB 3 PG 77 LOT 103 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: LYNDA V ALAIMO, MARK S ALAIMO Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2691-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-379 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : RORY WELLS The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-4794 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CITRUS SPGS UNIT 18 PB 7 PG 34 LOT 13 BLK 1021 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BUILDERS PROPERTY GROUP LLC Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2692-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-381 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1468 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: MAYFAIR GARDEN ACRES PCLS 4 IN LOT 8 BLK D DESC AS: E 200.00 FT OF LT 8 BLK D LESS THE S 226.42 FT DESC IN OR BK 1303 PG 121F NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: ESTATE OF 2693-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-382 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0654 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: CRYSTAL POINTE UNIT 1 PB 12 PG 129 LOT 3 BLK B NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: ESTATE OF REGENA RICHARDS, GORDON RICHARDS, REGENA RICHARDS Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2694-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-383 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0955 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: HOLIDAY ACRES UNIT 2 PB 6 PG 40 LOT 1: E 174.26 FT OF N1/2 OF LOT 27 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BARBARA F BUTLER Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2695-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-384 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO:11-1851 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: VILLA TER UNIT 11 OF HOMOSASSA PB 1 PG 52 LOTS 17 & 18 BLK 349 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: WIPHADA HARMON, PRASERT YAKOM Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2696-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-385 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-1763 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: VILLA TER UNIT 8 OF HOMOSASSA PB 1 PG 49 LOTS 7 & 8 & PT OF VAC ALLEY BLK 302 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: MELANIE GREGORY Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om 2697-0219 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-386 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : FLORIDA COMMUNITY BANK NA CLTRLASSGNEE-MAGNOLIA TC 3 LLC The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-0795 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: SPRING RUN OF CRYSTAL RIVER UNREC SUB LOT 23 DESC AS: COM AT NW COR OF NE 1/4 OF SEC 5-18-17 TH N 88DEG 58M 11S E AL N LN OF SD NE 1/4 2661.44 FT TO NE COR OF DD SEC 5 TH S 1DEG 01M 53S E AL E LN OF SD NE 1/4 722.58 FT TH S 88DEG 33M 44S W 155 FT TO POB TH CONT S 88DEG 33M 44S W 180.01 FT TH N 1DEG 01M 53S W PAR TO SD E LN 165.52 FT TH N 88DEG 33M 44S E 180.01 FT TH S 1DEG 01M 53S E PAR TO SD E LN 165.52 FT TO POB SUB TO 25 FT EASE AL S AND W BNDRIES FOR R/W NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: AMY RENEE MASTA, MARK STEVEN MASTA Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r ealtaxdeed.c om Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 2698-0205 WCRN PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION: 2013-361 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN : MICHAEL TUFFO The holder of the following certificate has filed said certificate for a tax deed to be issued thereon. The certificate number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 11-7557 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2011 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: ROYAL COACH VLG UNREC SUB LOT 4 BLK G DESC AS: COM AT SE COR OF SEC 35-17-19 TH W AL S LN OF SD SEC 35 165 FT TH N 0DEG 03M 50S W 200 FT TH W 25 FT TH N 0DDEG 03M 50S W 170 FT TO POB TH CONT N 0DEG03M 50S W 120FT TH W 90FT TH S 0DEG 03 M 50S E 120 FT TH E 90 FT TO POB DESC IN OR BK 2543 PG 940 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: FRANK J BERLINGIERI, CITIFINANCIAL, CITIFINCIAL Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on FEBRUARY 12, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r eal taxdeed.com Dated January 27, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Bonnie Tenney, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: December 11, 2013 December 18, 2013 December 25, 2013 January 1, 2014 Readvertised 1 time: February 5, 2014 Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Tax Deed Notices Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 88DEG 00M 20S E 140 FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT AND LT 19: BEG AT A PT FOUND BY MEASURING FROM NW CORNER OF BLK 37 CRYSTAL ACRES 1ST ADD, TH S 1DEG 55M 30S E 25 FT, TH S 88DEG 00M 20S W PAR TO AND 25 FT S OF N LN OF NE 1/4 OF SW 1/4 OF SEC 10-19-17 SD 1/4, 1/4 LN ESTABLISHED BY RIVER GLEN SUB, 190.93 FT TO TH W R/W LN OF A 50 FT RD, TH AL W R/W LN OF SD RD S 1DEG 50M 45S E 518.0 FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT, TH CONT AL SD RD R/W S 1DEG 50M 45S E 129.50 FT, TH LEAVING SD RD S 88DEG 00M 20S W 140 FT, TH N 1DEG 50M 45S W 129.50 FT, TH N 88DEG 00M 20S E 140FT TO AFRMTD BEGINNING PT -TITLE IN OR BK 2194 PG 1283 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: TODD WAYNE RAYMOND Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r eal taxdeed.com Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 DEBRA L FAUL Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r eal taxdeed.com Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 number and year of issuance, the description of the property, and the names in which it was assessed are as follows: CERTIFICATE NO: 09-1919 YEAR OF ISSUANCE: 2009 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: NEW HOMOSASSA VILLAGE PB 4 PG 92 LOT 116 NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: BRIAN E BOWLES Said property being in the County of Citrus, State of Florida. Unless such certificate shall be redeemed according to law, the property described in such certificate shall be sold to the highest bidder on line, on March 5, 2014 at 9:30 A.M. at www.citrus.r eal taxdeed.com Dated January 16, 2014 ANGELA VICK Clerk of the Circuit Court, Citrus County, Florida By: Theresa Steelfox, Deputy Clerk Advertised 4 times: January 29, 2014 February 5, 2014 February 12, 2014 February 19, 2014 Tax Deed Notices 947-0228 DAILY CRN Surplus Property Sale PUBLIC NOTICE The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners will be selling surplus property and equipment via the internet at govdeals.com from January 14, 2014 until February 28, 2014. 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