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MARCH 18, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 223 50 CITRUS COUNTYSEC honors: Gators earn multiple league awards /B1 www.chronicleonline.com NEWS BRIEFS HIGH76LOW54Slight chance of rain in the morning. Cooler.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY INSIDE INDEX Classifieds . . . .C11 Comics . . . . .C10 Community . .C7, C8 Crossword . . . .C9 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . .C10 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C9 Visiting in style: Coal ash spill: Food for thought:Sean Cushing flies an L-39 Albatros jet to Crystal River to visit his parents./ A3 A tweak to the law allowed Duke to avoid costly cleanup of contaminated groundwater./ A12 Getting on the right track with nutrition can feel overwhelming./ C1 Crash kills Inverness manAn Inverness man driving a sport utility vehicle died Sunday night following a collision with another vehicle, according to Florida Highway Patrol. The FHP reported that at 8:43 p.m., a 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer driven by Codie Hannon Walters, 18, of Inverness, with passenger Michael Elliot Price, 19, of Inverness, was traveling in the left lane westbound on State Road 44 (East Gulf-toLake Highway) approaching South Dove Loop. Jeremiah Ray Windham, 36, of Inverness, driving a 2005 GMC Envoy, was traveling westbound on S.R. 44 in the left lane ahead of the Lancer. According to FHP, when the Lancer overtook the Envoy, Walters failed to slow and avoid the slower moving vehicle. As a result, the front of the Lancer impacted the rear of the Envoy. The collision caused Windham to lose control of the Envoy, which overturned while entering the center median. Windham was ejected as the Envoy overturned, and died at the scene of the crash, FHP reported. Walters had no injuries. Price had minor injuries treated at Citrus Memorial hospital, according to the report. The accident remains under investigation. New medical bus to provide monthly serviceA new medical bus will make its first appearance from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at Bell Villa Motel on U.S. 19 in Homosassa. In collaboration with the Citrus County Health Department, the new bus is a rolling walk-in clinic that offers free medical assistance to families in need. Each month, the bus will provide service to residents in Homosassa, Floral City and Hernando, considered the most underserved areas of the county. The medical bus is also scheduled to be at Catholic Charities on Atlas Drive from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, and Monday, March 31. No reservations are required. Anyone needing medical help is welcome. From staff reports Dozens attend hurricane training MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerIf you couldnt get a government official on the phone last week, theres a reason: Many were in Maryland attending a Federal Emergency Management Agency intensive weeklong training for hurricane recovery activities. In total, 70 officials all but a handful were government employees attended the FEMA Emergency Management Institutes course in Emmitsburg, 45 miles outside Baltimore. FEMA picked up the cost of the institute and will reimburse participants for their airfare. Attendees said they stayed in college-type dormitories and ate their meals in a makeshift tent because the facilitys dining room was being renovated. The training was specific to Citrus County and focused on the aftermath of a major hurricane hitting the Citrus coast. They put us through a whole scenario, like we were truly in a recovery phase, county spokeswoman Tobey Phillips said. I got to know the people I would be working with and how I can help them. County government and the Citrus County Sheriffs Office provided the largest combined contingent 27 from the FEMA finances Maryland course Katie MehlCMH spokeswoman. Tobey Phillipscounty spokeswoman. See TRAINING/ Page A2 Sailing into history AMY KINGERY/Special to the ChronicleThe Spirit, a replica of a Civil-War era scow, sails Saturday on the Crystal River. After more than two years of volunteer-driven handiwork, the scow was christened this past October. Volunteers also kept to the spirit of the times by using tools relevant to the period. The boat measured 36 feet long and 12 feet wide when it was lowered into the Crystal River, but it still needed sails. The sails have now been added and it made its first trial run on Saturday. Scows were the workhorses of the shipping industry from the middle centuries and into the 1900s.They mainly are based on the design of the old Dutch sailing boats of the 1500s. The boats subsequently became useful in the New World, where they would be laden with stacks of goods to ply the waters. During the Civil War, scows were reportedly effective in breaking through the blockade of the South. Spirit is expected to be moored as an educational exhibit at the Crystal River Preserve State Park. The group continues to raise funds for the volunteer-driven project and have been posting regular updates on their Facebook page. For information about the project or to make a donation, go to www.tsca.net/ CRBB, or visit the group on Facebook at Crystal River Boat Builders. Boat builders take replica of historic boat on its first trial run ChronicleSpirit, the replica of a Civil War-era scow sailed this past weekend, and according to the Crystal River Boat Builders Facebook page the scow performed beyond our expectations for a first sail. SEANARNOLD CorrespondentA Crystal River woman faces multiple felony charges after law enforcement said she exploited her legally blind neighbor. Deputies on Saturday charged Kristy Brannen, 30, with exploitation of an elderly or disabled person, scheming to defraud and forgery with intent to defraud. Deputies were called to the victims home after he found numerous charges on his February debit card statement, ranging from four online charges to PayPal totaling Associated PressTALLAHASSEE Florida is ready to part ways with the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test, a mainstay in the states schools for more than a decade. Pam Stewart, the states education commissioner, announced on Monday that she has approved a six-year contract with a notfor-profit outfit to develop a new test that See FCAT/ Page A7 See ARREST/ Page A2 Woman faces elderly exploitation charge Kristy Brannen State nixes FCAT
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Medication Convenience, Simplicity & Confidence First Month FREE The Safest, Easiest Way to Manage Your Medications! 000H78V sheriffs office, including Sheriff Jeff Dawsy, and 12 from county government. Other attendees included those who represented the city of Crystal River, Southwest Florida Water Management District, Nature Coast EMS and the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce. Training was geared toward the days and weeks following Hurricane Whiteout, which would flood coastal homes, knock out power to thousands and render Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center unable to treat patients. The entire training was run as if everything was real, Citrus Memorial Health System spokeswoman Katie Mehl said. When theres only one emergency room because the other one is flooded, what do you do? Lt. Chris Evan, deputy director of emergency operations, said the training was designed to make things as realistic as possible. There was much problem solving. For example, he said, FEMA no longer wants to provide mobile homes as temporary housing for people flooded out of their homes. Instead, the agency will look to local communities to provide housing from its stock of available homes that are in foreclosure or otherwise vacant. The idea was to think outside the box, Evan said. Evan said he would expect participants to begin writing plans for their various agencies or organizations based on the institutes training. Were going to have further meetings, further discussions, he said. Phillips, who is new to the role as public information officer, said she found the training valuable. There were quite a few people who were new to their positions, she said. We created a lot of plans to work together back home. We found out some resources we were not aware of. It spurred all of us to work together.Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. TRAININGContinued from Page A1 $306.65, $80.79 in Amazon charges, along with Western Union transactions for $65, $70 and $160. He explained to detectives that he does not make any purchases over the Internet or pay any bills online because he is legally blind. The victim further stated that the only person who has his bank information is his daughter who currently resides in Michigan. More charges, including an online payment for $267.29 to Duke Energy, an online payment of $83.98 to Dish Network, a payment of $199.33 to Leader Insurance, a $48 payment to Dominos Pizza, and numerous small payments to Google were also made beginning on Feb. 9 and continuing until the end of the month. The charges total $1,399.13 to date. Because the victim had not yet received his March statement, he was unable to verify if more charges were pending, and is unable to view his account online due to his limited vision. The victims first signal that something was amiss happened when he awoke a little more than a month ago to find that someone had tampered with his wallet during the night. The wallet, which was kept in a drawer, was carefully organized to make things easier to see and when he found it, the contents were in disarray. Shortly after that, Bank of America called to confirm a possible purchase made with the card for $103 to a Hong Kong business. After telling the bank he had not made the purchase, they assured him the matter would be taken care of. It wasnt until he received his statement that the victim realized that charge had just been the tip of the iceberg. Deputies honed in on Brannen as the prime suspect. She had been in the victims home and had repeatedly asked him for money after she had been paid $600 to do a painting job for him. The PayPal account that had been using the debit card reportedly belonged to Brannen, and all items purchased were shipped to Brannens address. The Dominos Pizza had been ordered online and was delivered to Brannens address, where she forged the victims name when signing for the pizza. When confronted by deputies, Brannen reportedly denied that she had used the victims card without his knowledge and stated he had offered to pay her bills. She also reportedly stated that a neighbor had been there when the victim gave her permission to use his card and she could verify the information. However, when deputies questioned the neighbor, they heard a different story. Reports stated the neighbor said she not only had never heard the victim give permission to use his card, but she too had problems with Brannen trying to scam her out of money. Brannens bond was set at $11,000. ARRESTContinued from Page A1 When confronted by deputies, Brannen reportedly denied that she had used the victims card without his knowledge ... State unemployment drops to 6.1 percent Associated PressTALLAHASSEE Floridas unemployment rate dropped slightly in January, although the actual number of jobs shrank, according to new data released Monday. The mixed results did not stop Gov. Rick Scott from touting the latest numbers as he focused on the steady recovery of the states economy. It is clear were making a positive impact on businesses and families in Florida, Scott said in a statement. We are creating an opportunity economy where businesses can continue to grow. Scott has made the rebound in the states economy a centerpiece of his re-election campaign this year. He has noted in campaign speeches that the unemployment rate increased under former Gov. Charlie Crist. Crist, who is now a Democrat and challenging Scott, has said Florida suffered because of the economic downturn that affected most of the nation and world. The states unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent, which was lower than it was at the end of the year. The rate remains below the national average of 6.6 percent. There are an estimated 581,000 Floridians out of work. Despite the overall rate dropping slightly by 0.2 percent, the overall number of jobs in the state dropped by 2,600. The number of jobs is calculated using a separate survey. Kevin Cate, a spokesman for Crist, noted the decline to jobs to blast Scott for desperately attempting to take credit for a recovery thats more anemic than what the economy was already predicted to do on its own. Florida overall has added nearly 193,000 jobs in the last year. Thats the third highest in the nation, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Florida trailed Texas and California. Monroe County in the southern end of the state had the states lowest unemployment rate at 3.8 percent, followed by Walton County in the Panhandle at 4.2 percent. Hendry County, in the southern interior, had the highest unemployment rate at 9.8 percent, followed by Flagler County in northeast Florida at 9.3 percent. COUNTY STATS The January unemployment rate for Citrus County w as 7.5 percent, the lowest since 8.0 percent in June 2008. Citrus Countys labor force increased by 962 during the month to 55,962, the n umber of employed rose by 612 to 51,775 and the number of those without jobs increased by 350 to 4,187. The unemployment rate in January 2013 was 9.8 percent when there were 5,484 unemployed. State BRIEFS Stand Your Ground tweak moves through committeeTALLAHASSEE A Florida Senate committee has approved a bill that tweaks the states controversial stand your ground law. The adjustments include local law enforcement setting guidelines for neighborhood watch organizations, clarifying immunity and who can use a stand your ground defense and allowing law enforcement to conduct its investigation even when stand your ground is being used. The bill is co-sponsored by Sen. David Simmons, R-Altamonte Springs, and Sen. Christopher Smith, D-Fort Lauderdale. The bill has now been approved by two Senate committees and must go through two more before it reaches the floor. The Community Affairs committee is the next stop. The legislation passed unanimously Monday, despite being a topic that traditionally splits down party lines. The NRA, represented by Marion Hammer, even supported the changes.Delta flight loses piece of wing, lands safelyORLANDO A Delta flight from Orlando, Fla., landed safely in Atlanta after declaring an emergency because a part of the planes wing was missing. The Federal Aviation Administration said Flight 2412 landed about 7:10 p.m. Sunday at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The airplane, a Boeing 757, stopped on the runway and was towed to the gate. After the flight landed, Delta officials told the FAA that a four-foot by eight-foot panel from one of the airplanes wings was missing. The FAA is investigating. There was no word from Delta on how many passengers were on the plane. No injuries were reported. From wire reports
Associated PressTALLAHASSEE The head of the Florida Democratic Party is contending that Republican Gov. Rick Scotts campaign broke the states campaign finance laws by shifting money between accounts. Election law complaints can be routine during an election year, but this one could be significant: If confirmed, it could result in a fine of as much as $82 million. Allison Tant, who is the chairwoman of the state party, filed the complaint with the Florida Elections Commission late last week, naming both Scott and his political committee Lets Get to Work. The complaint maintains that the campaign broke the law when the Scott campaign transferred nearly $27.4 million from one type of campaign account to another earlier this month. They have violated the law and the governor is supposed to uphold the law, Tant said. Republican Party of Florida chairman Lenny Curry defended Scotts campaign organization. Lets Get to Work is confident that they have done everything according to the standards of Florida election law, Curry said in a statement. Scott first set up Lets Get to Work back in 2010 as a way to help out his campaign for governor when he was challenging a Republican who had the backing of many GOP leaders. It was set up as an electioneering communication organization, which is allowed to take unlimited contributions but is subject to limits on how it can spend the money. These types of political organizations can run television ads as long as they dont use the words vote for or vote against. Scott kept Lets Get to Work intact after his victorious election in 2010, and since the summer of 2011 he has raised millions for the organization. The governor has accepted checks from a long list of prominent business and political heavyweights.. On March 6, John French, the chairman of Lets Get to Work, told the state his organization was being disbanded as an electioneering communication organization. On the same day, a new political committee with the same name was formed, and the old organization gave a nearly $27.4 million check to the new one. Under a new law passed last year by legislators, political committees have more flexibility over how they can spend money.Around theSTATE Citrus CountyMills to address political groupBarbara Mills of Operation Welcome Home will speak at noon today at the Womens Political Network of Citrus County meeting at Joes Family Restaurant in Inverness. Mills will provide information on Operation Welcome Home and the Honor Flight. Everyone is invited to the meeting. The organization clips coupons for the military as part of an ongoing outreach project. They also collect household and hygiene products for the residents of CASA. For information, call Rosalie Matt at 352-746-7143. Separation of church and state talk slatedAmericans United for Separation of Church and State, Nature Coast Chapter, will meet at 4 p.m. today at the Lakes Region Library, 1511 Druid Road in Inverness. The public is welcome to attend discourse on Constitutional issues pertaining to separation of church and state. Call 352-344-9211 or email naturecoastau@ hotmail.com. Webb to address Citrus Ridge GOPCounty commission candidate Winn Webb will address the Citrus Ridge Republican Club at 7p.m. Thursday, March20, at the Beverly Hills Community Center, 1 Civic Circle (the end ofBeverly Hills Boulevard). Webb is a former county commissioner and is a commission candidate from District 4. Webb will discuss his platform and take questions andinput from attendees. All Republicans are welcome to attend.Prayer vigil for man awaiting executionThere will be a prayer vigil at 5:30p.m. Thursday, March20, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, Room 204, for Robert Lavern Henry, who is scheduled for execution Thursday, March 20, and for his family, his victims and their families.OviedoDeputies: Teen impersonated officerA central Florida teenager is accused of impersonating a police officer. A Seminole County Sheriffs deputy stopped the 16-year-old on Saturday as he was driving in a silver Impala with blue police lights. Deputies said the teen was wearing a shirt that had police on it. He was also carrying law enforcement equipment, including a handcuff key. He also had a loaded handgun in the car. Deputies did not say whether the teen had attempted to pull anyone over. From staff and wire reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE SEANARNOLD CorrespondentTwo homeless men went on a crime spree that netted a few cartons of cigarettes, but landed them in jail. Daniel Romano, 51, and Carrington Thompson, 23, were both charged with three counts of felony burglary to an unoccupied structure early Monday morning after allegedly attempting to break into three different businesses. According to arrest reports, the pair first attempted to break in to Denis Food Mart in Hernando. An alarm alerted deputies that there had been a possible break-in with glass breakage. Deputies found a red brick in front of the building and a mark on the window that indicated someone had attempted to throw the brick to break the glass but had been unsuccessful. While still investigating the case, a second alarm went off just down the street at the Hernando Dollar General store. Surveillance tapes of the area showed a white van pulling up near the food mart, then leaving the area shortly after the alarm sounded. Deputies put out a BOLO alert for the van and were still investigating the tapes when a third alarm came in, this time at the Shell gas station in Inverness, where multiple cartons of 305 cigarettes were reported stolen after someone threw a cinder block through the door. A deputy spotted the van and detained Romano, who was driving, and Thompson, a passenger. The two reportedly confessed to the burglaries and multiple cartons of cigarettes were found in the van. The pair was taken to the Citrus County Detention Facility where both men spoke with deputies. Romano reportedly stated that he would drive Thompson around and pick stores to burglarize so that they could sell items to get money for drugs. Arrest records showed that Thompson claimed that he was on a threeday crack binge and that earlier in the afternoon Romano took him to the Winn-Dixie in Inverness and advised him to steal shrimp and king crab. Thompson said while exiting the store he got caught, dropped the items and ran. Records indicated there had been a shoplifting attempt earlier in the evening, but no charges had been filed. Thompson reportedly went on to say that Romano would select the stores to burglarize and drop him off then pick him up a few minutes later. During the burglary to the Dollar General store, he said the cigarette case fell on him when he attempted to take the cigarettes and he panicked and left the store empty handed. During the burglary of the Shell Station, Thompson said Romano had requested he get premium cigarette brands, but he was unable to locate them and took the 305 brand instead. Both of the men had their bail set at $15,000. Daniel Romano Carrington Thompson Two arrested after break-ins Retired Navy Commander Sean Cushing landed an L-39 Albatros jet at the Crystal River Airport on Saturday evening on a stopover to visit his parents, Robin and Karen Cushing. He was picking up the craft from the Tampa area, where it was in for maintenance. Cushing is a graduate of the Navy Strike Fighter Tactics Instructor program, more widely known as Top Gun. He was stationed on several aircraft carriers and was a commander of the Fleet Area Control and Surveillance Facility, Virginia Capes. A veteran fighter pilot of the war in Iraq, he retired from the Navy in 2013 after 20 years of service. Cushing now works for Combined Aerospace Technologies and is in charge of a fleet of seven unique aircraft used in specialty flight training, equipment testing and rides. Additionally, he is president and CEO of both Zach Ryan Enterprises and 757 Adventures.STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the Chronicle Visit in style SEANARNOLD CorrespondentCitrus County deputies Saturday shut down a methamphetamine cook lab on Riverbend Road west of Dunnellon. Deputies arrested Dennis Maita Jr. March 15 for multiple felonies, including possession with intent to sell methamphetamine, and possession of listed material with the intent to manufacture methamphetamine, along with a misdemeanor charge for drug paraphernalia. His bond is set at $150,500. Deputies became aware of the cook location when a complaint filed with DCF warned of a potential meth lab in a home where a child was present. When deputies escorted DCF to the site, they spotted chemicals used in the manufacturing of methamphetamines, along with a one-pot methamphetamine cook. Maita was reportedly honest with deputies and told them where to find various items used to cook the meth. He also signed a consent form to search the premises. Items found in the home included liquid Drano, an HCI generator, the one-pot methamphetamine cook, and a purple lunch box containing lye, homemade funnels and containers, and ammonia nitrate. Garbage from the manufacturing process was also found in a garbage bag in the bedroom. Outside of the home, deputies found a burn pile containing battery casings and binder from previous one pots. Multiple firearms were also found at the home, and when deputies checked the serial numbers, one of the firearms came back as stolen from a Citrus County burglary case. During questioning, Maita reportedly said he had lived in the home approximately two weeks and during that time he had cooked four to six times. He also said he did not have the child present during the cooks and would take him to the neighbors while cooking methamphetamine. Maita reportedly said he had last cooked on March 13 and had produced approximately 1.5 grams. Sheriffs deputies shut down meth cook location Dennis Maita Jr. Dems claim Scott campaign broke law Official cites financial transactions
Birthday This will prove to be a productive year if you cement partnerships that are beneficial and withdraw from those that may be impeding your progress. It will take all of your drive and commitment to take advantage of the wealth of opportunity ahead. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) You have the chance to correct a past mistake, should you be willing to do so. A defensive or critical attitude will only make matters worse. Aries (March 21-April 19) You will gain momentum if you stick to your plans and stay alert to new possibilities. Dont feel compelled to share your ideas with others. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Do your best to help an older friend or relative in need of assistance. Your calmness, kindness and thoughtful nature will have a lasting effect on those you encounter. Gemini (May 21-June 20) An opponent may try to catch you off guard. Maintain a pleasant attitude, speak thoughtfully and dont be coerced. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Your domestic or love life will likely face upset. Focus on projects that will boost your confidence. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Let someone else set the pace today. He or she may have a different and more effective approach to a nettlesome situation. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) You are capable of multitasking up a storm today. Although your current schedule may have you on the run, it will prepare you for the variety of challenges ahead. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Spend some alone time pursuing activities that make you think. Personal relationships may need an adjustment. Its a good time to follow up on a creative project. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) A current situation is likely to confuse you. Do some fact-finding before you take action. Dont feel the urge to gossip. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) You may enjoy being in the spotlight, but while it may be flattering to have all eyes on you, it could damage a relationship with someone special. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) An unusual request is apparent. You will benefit if you keep your emotions in check. Strive to be professional, honest and tactful in all your business dealings. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Dont give in to someones demands. It may be difficult, but you will have to maintain your own course of action.TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, March 18, the 77th day of 2014. There are 288 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On March 18, 1974, most of the Arab oil-producing nations ended their 5-month-old embargo against the United States that had been sparked by American support for Israel in the Yom Kippur War. On this date: In 1938, Mexican President Lazaro Cardenas nationalized his countrys petroleum reserves and took control of foreign-owned oil facilities. In 1965, the first spacewalk took place as Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov went outside his Voskhod 2 capsule, secured by a tether. Ten years ago: Addressing thousands of soldiers at Fort Campbell, Ky., President George W. Bush warned that terrorists could never be appeased and said there was no safety for any nation that lives at the mercy of gangsters and mass murderers. Five years ago: Tony-winning actress Natasha Richardson, 45, died at a New York hospital two days after suffering a head injury while skiing in Canada. One year ago: A mortar shell explosion killed seven Marines from Camp Lejeune and injured eight other people during mountain warfare training at Hawthorne Army Depot in Nevada. Todays Birthdays: Country singer Charley Pride is 80. Nobel peace laureate and former South African president F.W. de Klerk is 78. Actor Kevin Dobson is 71. Actor Brad Dourif is 64. Singer Irene Cara is 55. Singer-actress Vanessa L. Williams is 51. Actor Michael Bergin is 45. Rapper-actress-talk show host Queen Latifah is 44. Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus is 42. Singers Evan and Jaron Lowenstein are 40. Rock sing er Adam Levine (Maroon 5) is 35. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing Inc.1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429Phone 352-563-6363POSTMASTER: Send address changes to: Citrus County Chronicle1624 N. MEADOWCREST BLVD., CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429 PERIODICAL POSTAGE PAID AT INVERNESS, FL SECOND CLASS PERMIT #114280 CITRUSCOUNTY Florida' s BestCommunity Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community ENTERTAINMENT B-52s Schneider: Dont eat the lobsterPORTLAND, Maine One of the founders of the quirky rock band The B-52s is using the 35th anniversary of its hit Rock Lobster to reiterate his opposition to eating them. Fred Schneider said he stopped eating crustaceans at age 4 after going crabbing with family in New Jersey and watching them boiled alive. The lifelong vegetarian said in video narrated for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals that he views crabs and lobsters not as seafood but as sea life. Schneider got the idea for Rock Lobster when a projector displayed images including lobsters on a grill at an Atlanta disco. He said he thought, Rock this, rock that... rock lobster! The band jammed on the title and the song was born. The bands other hits include Love Shack and Roam.Jaggers girlfriend found hangedNEW YORK LWren Scott, a fashion designer and celebrity stylist who was MickJaggers girlfriend, was found dead in Manhattan on Monday in what was being investigated as an apparent suicide. Scotts assistant found her at 10 a.m. Monday; no note was found and there was no sign of foul play, police said. Her spokesperson requested privacy for her family and friends. Mick Jaggers representative said the singer was completely shocked and devastated by the news. The pair had been dating since 2001. Scott, who was adopted by Mormon parents and raised in Roy, Utah, had her own fashion label popular with celebrities. She was a fixture on Jaggers arm and, at around 6-foot-3, towered over her famous boyfriend. She founded her high-end label in 2006 and recently created a more affordable line of clothes with Banana Republic. On the red carpet, she has dressed stars like Nicole Kidman, Oprah Winfrey, Sarah Jessica Parker and Angelina Jolie.Kanye West pleads no contestLOS ANGELES Kanye West pleaded no contest Monday to misdemeanor battery against a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport in a special plea in which he maintains his innocence. West entered the plea through his attorney and did not attend the court hearing. He was sentenced to two years of probation, 24 anger management therapy sessions and 250 hours of community service. The rapper did not reach a civil settlement with the paparazzo, and his plea cannot be used against him in a civil lawsuit. West was charged with misdemeanor counts of battery and grand theft after an altercation at LAX with photographer Daniel Ramos in July. Ramos claimed West punched him in an unprovoked attack and wrestled his camera to the ground during the scuffle. Ramos is suing West and attended Mondays hearing accompanied by his lawyer, Gloria Allred. From wire reports Associated PressActress Kate Winslet signs autographs after receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday in Los Angeles. A4TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 000HHE9 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Lien Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C14 Notice to Creditors/Administration . . . . C14 Self Storage Notices . . . . . . . . . . . C14 LWren Scott Kanye West
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Scott Asheton, 64DRUMMERNEW YORK Scott Asheton, drummer for the influential punk rock band the Stooges, has died. He was 64. Publicist Michele Adler confirmed Monday that Asheton died Saturday. No other details were provided. Bandleader Iggy Pop posted on his Facebook page Sunday that hes never heard anyone play the drums with more meaning than Scott Asheton. Asheton was part of the Stooges when they formed in 1967 in Ann Arbor, Mich. His older brother, Ron Asheton, who was the groups guitarist, died in 2009. The Stooges released their self-titled debut in 1969. Asheton suffered from undisclosed illnesses in 2011 and was unable to perform at summer music festivals in Europe with the Stooges. Asheton was born on Aug. 16, 1949, in Washington, D.C. He played drums for other bands, including Sonics Rendezvous Band, the group led by former MC5 guitarist Fred Sonic Smith.Rachel Bunny Mellon, 103UPPERVILLE, Va. Rachel Bunny Mellon, the deeply private and profoundly wealthy centenarian, has died at her estate in Virginia. She was 103. Her longtime personal attorney Alexander Forger said from his office in New York City that Mellon died of natural causes Monday at her 4,000-acre horse farm in Upperville. After spending most of her life trying to avoid the spotlight, she was thrust into it when Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards was indicted in 2011 for using what prosecutors alleged was campaign money, including $750,000 from Mellon, to hide his mistress Rielle Hunter and their child during his 2008 presidential bid. Friends said Mellon should be remembered more for her contributions to the world of horticulture, art and fashion. Lorraine Brown, 86MADISON, VA.Lorraine S. Brown, 86, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014, at Autumn Care of Madison, Va. Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, Irving and Esther W. Stearly, by her husband, Robert Norris Brown, and by her sister, Marjorie S. Tanner and her husband, Harry J. Tanner. She is survived by a daughter, Kerry Ellwanger and her husband Jim, of Charlotttesville, Va., and by a son Robert N. Brown Jr. and his partner, Thom Watson of Lambertville, N.J. She is also survived by a granddaughter, Pamela E. Benson of New York City, and by two greatgrandchildren, Jakob and Livia Benson. Lorraine was born in August of 1927 in Fort Washington, Pa. She graduated from Abington High School and worked briefly for the Sun Oil Company before marrying Bob in 1952, They first lived in Willow Grove, then Rydal, then moved to Doylestown, Pa., in 1971 where Lorraine, an avid gardener, was twice elected president of the Doylestown Nature Club (1979-1981 and 1983-1985). She also entered prize-winning begonias and other houseplants in the Philadelphia Flower Show. An interest in hybridizing daylilies led to her membership in the American Hemerocallis Society, as well. Both she and Bob loved dogs and owned a succession of them. Their first was a boxer, named Buffy. Then they discovered Norwegian elkhounds and owned first Thor, then Smokey, and finally Meggie, who accompanied them when they retired and moved to Crystal River, Fla. Lorraines green thumb flourished there, as she grew hibiscus, orchids, bougainvillea and huge Christmas cacti. In 2006 Alzheimers disease began to make daily life difficult and dangerous for her, so she moved to her daughters home in Charlottesville, Va., then to assisted living at RoseWood Village, and finally to full nursing care at Autumn Care of Madison, Va. A private memorial service and interment will take place at a later date at Whitemarsh Memorial Park in Ambler, Pa. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Lorraines name to the scholarship fund of the Doylestown Nature Club, P.O. Box 467, Doylestown, PA 18901, or to your local SPCA. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.Robert Cronin, 80INVERNESSRobert J. Cronin, age 80, Inverness, died Saturday, March15, 2014. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory is assisting the family with private arrangements. Eleanor Caster, 93FLORAL CITY Eleanor King Caster, age 93, Floral City, died at her home March15, 2014. Eleanor was born July4, 1920, in New York City to Edna and Arthur King. After graduating from Hunter College of the city of New York, she was employed as a supervisor of foster home care. A lifelong advocate of helping children with disabilities, at the age of 36 she began teaching children with orthopedic handicaps and took 50 hours of education in that field. She relocated to Citrus County in 1978 from Miami after having taught as a special education teacher in Dade County for 20 years. She was a member of the Council for Exceptional Children and Friends of the Floral City Library. She was an enthusiastic member of Caring and Sharing of Citrus County, originally started by Charles and LouEllen Davis of the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home. She and her husband enjoyed traveling both in Europe, which they visited five times, as well as throughout the United States. She is survived by two sons, Christopher Edwin Caster of Floral City and Timothy Craig Caster of New York City; and granddaughter Brenda Caster of Kissimmee. The family invites friends to join them in a celebration of life service for Eleanor at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory at 3p.m. Saturday, March29, 2014. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.J. Faye Lavelle, 75HOMOSASSAJ. Faye Lavelle, 75, Homosassa, Fla., died Friday, March14, 2014, peacefully at home. Born Oct.22, 1938, in Rocky Mount, N.C., she sold real estate in North Carolina, Illinois and Sugarmill Woods, Fla. She was an avid golfer, traveler and card player. She was also a co-founder of The Women of Sugarmill Woods. She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Celestre (Steve), Walnut Creek, Calif., and Lisa Butler Janicek (Dave), Oldsmar, Fla.; and five grandsons. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.James Love, 79LECANTOJames M. Love, 79, of Lecanto, Fla., died Saturday, March15, 2014, under the care of Hospice of Citrus County in Lecanto, Fla. Arrangements are by McGan Cremation Service LLC, Hernando, Fla. James McKenzie, 81INVERNESSJames L. McKenzie, Inverness, died March16, 2014, at Citrus Memorial hospital. Jim was born May18, 1932, in Worcester, Mass., to the late James R. and Winifred (Brown) McKenzie. Jim served our country in the U.S. Air Force, a career that spanned 20 years, retiring with the rank of major. He served on many of the United States bases in Louisiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Illinois as well as Puerto Rico. After receiving his wings, he flew C-118s and C-130s. He was sent to Aircraft Maintenance Officers School and then served in Alaska, finishing his career in Vietnam. His civilian employment included quality control manager in a screw factory, maintenance director in a paper/carton plant, insurance salesman and AMF Bowling Center manager. He raised four children with his first wife, Lil: Jim, Scott, Lisa and Steve. One of his dear friends, Jay Hutchison and his wife Mozelle were neighbors in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico. After Lil died in 1993, and Jay also died, Jim called Mozelle to express his condolences and through the magic of email, Ma Bell and the USPS, became reacquainted and they married in July 2002 and have spent 12 wonderful years together. In Inverness, Jim was an active member of First Presbyterian Church of Inverness. He served with the Stephen Ministry and in many outreach ministries such as the Salvation Army Bell Ringers. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Mozelle; sons James and his wife Marlene McKenzie, North Syracuse, N.Y., and Scott and Steven McKenzie, both of Inverness; his daughter Lisa Brygger of Rhode Island; sisters Jean Bryan, Inverness, and Carol and her husband Warren Johnson, Florida and Virginia; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Lefebvre. A worship service and celebration of life for Jim will be at 3p.m. Wednesday, March19, 2014, at First Presbyterian Church of Inverness. Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial donations are requested to First Presbyterian Church of Inverness in lieu of flowers. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.John Holmes, 82INVERNESSJohn Henry Holmes, age 82, Inverness, died March15, 2014, under the loving care of his family and Hospice of Citrus County. John was born on May19, 1931, in St. Clair, Ala., to the late William F. and Sallie G. (Morgan) Holmes. He served our country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. John was a delivery truck driver. He enjoyed helping people, especially tinkering and fixing their cars, traveling in his motor home and motorcycle riding. Left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Linda (Larry) Kilpatrick, Ellisville, Miss, Belinda (Jimmy) Snuffer, Linda (Larry) Buckingham, all of Inverness, and son John H. Holmes II, Homosassa. One of 13 siblings, he is survived by brothers Paul and Jack Holmes; and a sister, Sarah Dilbeck; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Dorothea Rena Holmes. Private arrangements are under the care of Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory. Inurnment will be private at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell. Sign the guestbook at www.chronicleonline.com.Irene Saproni, 85BEVERLY HILLSA Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Irene P Saproni, age 85, of Beverly Hills, Fla., will be at 10a.m. Wednesday, March19, 2014, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Citrus Springs, Fla. She died Sunday, March16, 2014, in Lecanto, Fla. Interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Fla. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beverly Hills Chapel of Hooper Funeral Home & Crematory. A6TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Closing time for placing ad is 4 business days prior to run date. There are advanced deadlines for holidays. 000HJHY Contact Anne Farrior 564-2931 Darrell Watson 564-2197 To Place Your In Memory ad, 000HJEG 776 N. 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Man of La Mancha, with a book by Dale Wasserman and lyrics by Joe Darion (after W.H. Auden dropped out), won five Tony Awards, ran for more than 2,000 performances, and was translated into a dozen languages. Leigh followed up his early theatrical success by producing and directing for the Broadway stage, including a 1985 production of The King and I with Yul Brynner in which he earned a best director Tony nomination, but never reached the dizzying heights he did with Man of the Mancha in 1965. Mitch Leigh was a multi-faceted talent whether he was composing, directing, or producing for Broadway or Madison Avenue, said Charlotte St. Martin, executive director of the Broadway League. He also produced The Gershwins Fascinating Rhythm in 1999, supplied the music for Aint Broadway Grand in 1993, produced Chu Chem, billed as the first Chinese-Jewish musical in 1989, and backed a 1983 revival of Mame with Angela Lansbury. Born Irwin Michnick in the Brooklyn borough of New York in 1928, Leigh was a childhood fan of Benny Goodman, served in the Army and went to Yale University for his bachelors and masters degrees, studying under Paul Hindemith. He is survived by his wife, the artist Abby Leigh, their two children, David and Rebecca, and a son, Andy, from a previous marriage.
students will be required to take a year from now. I feel very confident that it is the best choice for Floridas students and the assessment is going to measure their progress and achievement on Florida standards, Stewart said. Stewarts decision to approve the $220 million contract with American Institutes for Research marks yet another significant step toward the states transition away from the FCAT, which has drawn both praise and scorn for the way it transformed the states public schools. The new tests will include more than the multiple-choice questions that are a framework for many standardized tests, including the FCAT. The commissioner also said Monday that students will use paper and pencil to complete the tests initially, but that schools will gradually transition to online tests. In a letter sent to principals Monday, Stewart said students will be asked to create graphs, interact with test content and and write and respond in different ways than they would on traditional tests. She added that the new questions will assess higher order thinking skills that are part of the higher expectations included in the states new standards. Former Gov. Jeb Bush made the FCAT the centerpiece of his A-throughF school grading system. Test results were not only used to evaluate schools but also to determine whether third-graders should be held back and whether high school students were ready to graduate. Debate over the FCAT even triggered a change in state law over when the school year would start. The new test, which still does not have a name, will be based on a new set of standards that are based largely on the contentious Common Core State Standards. Florida officials tweaked the math and English standards earlier this year to include such items as a requirement for cursive writing. But this change has not ended the backlash against Common Core. Florida was initially part of a national consortium developing a Common Core test, but the state pulled out of the Partnership for Assessment of College and Career Readiness at the urging of Gov. Rick Scott and legislative leaders. The group selected Monday has ties to a different national consortium that developing its own Common Core test but Stewart insisted the new test will be Floridaspecific. She did note, however, that the type of questions used on the test were being tried out first this year in the state of Utah. Randy Osborne, who works with the group Florida Parents Against Common Core, called the new testing vendor an evil twin to the previous group the state worked with. We can call it what we want, call it what we may, Osborne said. We can call it Florida standards. I call it putting lipstick on a pig. When Florida first adopted Common Core standards, one of the arguments in its favor was that it would allow parents to compare how Florida students compared to students in other states. Stewart, however, said that there would be advantages to the new test, including that it would take less time than the one developed by the national consortium and could be given later in the school year. BUI arrest Jason Mormino, 40, of Trumpet Vine Lane, Trinity, at 3:35 p.m. March 15 on a misdemeanor charge of boating under the influence. Bond $500.DUI arrests Ralph Fisher, 84, of Cedar Avenue, Inverness, at 8:12 p.m. March 14 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit Fisher was stopped for pulling out of Griffs Bar without his headlights on. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.065 percent and 0.067 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $500. Darla Johns, 35 of North Mitchum Point, Crystal River, at 2:14 a.m. March 15 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence, and DUI with damage to property. According to her arrest affidavit Johns hit a light pole. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of her breath showed her blood alcohol concentration was 0.097 percent and 0.092 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $750. Mathew Peters 28, of Snapp Avenue, Inverness, at 2:44 a.m. March 15 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit Peters was driving a dirt bike with no lights on and ran a stop sign. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. He refused Breathalyzer tests to measure his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $500. Dustyn Basner 21, of North Old Mill Way, Citrus Springs, at 2:17 a.m. March 16 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. He also faces a felony charge of resisting an officer with violence, and a misdemeanor charge of assault on a law enforcement officer. According to his arrest affidavit Basner, along with multiple other people, was gathered in a wooded area north of U.S. 41. When confronted by deputies, he reportedly appeared visibly impaired. A deputy arranged for a designated driver to take him home; however, Basner refused the assistance and instead got in his truck and attempted to drive. When deputies required him to turn off the engine and exit the vehicle, he reportedly approached the deputies with clenched fists and defensive moves had to be used to secure him. Basner is accused of kicking a deputy multiple times while in handcuffs. He refused Breathalyzer tests to measure his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $6,000. Kristina Arnautova, 45 of Beverly Hills Boulevard, Beverly Hills, at 5:42 p.m. March 16 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence, and DUI with damage to property. According to her arrest affidavit, Arnautova was involved in a car accident where she hit the bumper of another vehicle in the Winn-Dixie parking lot in Beverly Hills. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of her breath showed her blood alcohol concentration was 0.104 percent and 0.104 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $1,000.Domestic battery arrests Brandon Papp, 18, of Dunnellon, at 10:56 p.m. March 15 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Mark Bury 34, of Inverness, at 9:27 p.m. March 16 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.Other arrests Robert Nichols, 27, of Beverly Hills, at 8:28 a.m. March 14 on a felony charge of aggravated battery on a pregnant person. Steven DiGiglio 27, of North Tiger Point, Lecanto, at 1:30 p.m. March 14 on felony charges of fraudulent use of a credit card, grand theft, and burglary to an unoccupied conveyance. DiGiglio is accused of breaking into a vehicle and stealing a purse containing cash, a Bank of America card, identification, jewelry, and other various items on Feb. 22. He reportedly was able to use the debit card to remove $100 from the vitctims checking account. DiGiglio also faces separate felony charges of grand theft and burglary to an unoccupied structure. According to his arrest affidavit on Feb. 26 DiGiglio broke into the Key Training Center and stole a Kodak digital camera, a metal money box containing $50 in coins; a digital thermometer and iPad with a gray case along with various medications. His total bond is set at $14,000. Kert Wright Jr., 19, of East Windwood Loop, Inverness, at 3:14 p.m. March 14 on an active warrant for two felony counts of aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon. According to his arrest affidavit, Wright turned himself in to the Citrus County Sheriffs Office. Bond was set at $10,000. Lelton Barron, 28, of Shears Street, Inglis, at 12:15 a.m. March 15 on an active Pinellas County warrant for two felony counts of possession of a controlled substance and two felony counts of possession with intent to sell a controlled substance. According to his arrest affidavit, Barron was already incarcerated at the Citrus County Detention Facility at the time of his arrest. Bond $30,000. Kyle Sobolewski, 30, of North Haggerty Point, Crystal River, at 12:08 a.m. March 17 on an active warrant for felony burglary to an unoccupied structure. Bond $2,000. Theodore Bond 46, of Beverly Hills, at 11:14 a.m. March 16 on a felony charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill, and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. Michael Wesson, 57, at 12:42 p.m. March 16 on an active warrant for felony petit theft with two or more convictions of any theft. Bond $2,000. Cody Beck, 20, of Crystal River, at 12:12 p.m. March 16 on misdemeanor charges of trespassing on property after warning, and resisting an officer without violence. Bond $1,000. Sabrina Larose, 31, of North Davis Street, Beverly Hills, at 7:48 p.m. March 15 on felony petit theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Larose is accused of shoplifting two bottles of liquor, valued at $38.14, from Beverly Hills Discount Liquor. Bond $2,000. Daniel Kester 24, of North Pine Haven Point, Crystal River, at 7:09 p.m. March 15 an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of methamphetamine. Heather Gillette, 26, of East Victoria Lane, Holder, at 6:56 p.m. March 15 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance. According to her arrest affidavit, deputies located a purse laying in the roadway and when they opened it to find some possible identification, they found a baggie containing a white substance that field tested positive for methamphetamine. Gillette reportedly arrived at the location on a four wheeler to find her purse and after being questioned by deputies was arrested. Bond $5,000. Mathew Tucci, 24, of West River Road, Inglis, at 9:24 a.m. March 15 on a felony charge of failing to report name or address change within 48 hours as a registered sex offender. Bond $20,000. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A residential burglary was reported at 8:21a.m. Thursday, March13, in the 100 block of E. Citrus Springs Blvd., Dunnellon. A vehicle burglary was reported at 3:03p.m. March13 in the 4900 block of W. Kristina Loop, Lecanto. A residential burglary was reported at 10:29 a.m. Friday, March 14, in the 300 block of E. Hill St., Inverness. A commercial burglary was reported at 10:14 a.m. Saturday, March 15, in the 6400 block of S. Tex Point, Homosassa. A vehicle burglary was reported at 3:20 p.m. March 15 in the 1500 block of Druid Road, Inverness. A residential burglary was reported at 10:53 a.m. Sunday, March 16, in the 9700 block of S. Parkside Ave., Floral City. A residential burglary was reported at 12:03 p.m. March 16 in the 6500 block of E. Werner Court, Hernando. A commercial burglary was reported at 12:15 a.m. Monday, March 17, in the 4400 block of N. Carl G. Rose Highway, Hernando.Thefts A petit theft was reported at 5:31 p.m. Friday, March 14, in the 6900 block of S. Reps Ridge Point, Lecanto. A petit theft was reported at 6:29 p.m. March 14 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A petit theft was reported at 6:41 p.m. Saturday, March 15, in the 3800 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills. A petit theft was reported at 10:45 a.m. Sunday, March 16, in the 1200 block of N. 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Wilkerson is charged with attempted murder for driving her three children into the ocean off Daytona Beach. Decision postponed Crowds behave at 73rd Bike WeekDAYTONA BEACH The 73rd annual Bike Week ended with nice weather and fewer arrests than in previous years. Daytona Beach Police Chief Mike Chitwood told the Daytona Beach News-Journal that Bike Week wrapped up Sunday with only handful of arrests for drunk and disorderly conduct. Also over the course of the 10-day event, three motorcyclists died in crashes and about three motorcycles were reported stolen. Itll be like an incredibly low number of motorcycles stolen, Chitwood said. When theres this many people here someones going to act like a knucklehead, but really, no major things to report. Daniel Myara, who owns Cruisin Caf at the corner of Main Street and Atlantic Avenue, said bad weather all over the United States gave lots of people a reason to head south for Bike Week. State BRIEF From wire reports
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Florida Ave. Inverness, FL 34450 (352) 726-5845 On the media buffet, people still seek meaty news Associated PressWASHINGTON Americans of all ages still pay heed to serious news even as they seek out the lighter stuff, choosing their own way across a media landscape that no longer relies on front pages and evening newscasts to dictate whats worth knowing, according to a new study from the Media Insight Project. The findings burst the myth of the media bubble the idea that no one pays attention to anything beyond a limited sphere of interest, like celebrities or college hoops or Facebook posts. This idea that somehow were all going down narrow paths of interest and that many people are just sort of amusing themselves to death and not interested in the news and the world around them? That is not the case, said Tom Rosenstiel, executive director of the American Press Institute, which teamed with the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research on the project. People today are nibbling from a news buffet spread across 24-hour television, websites, radio, newspapers and magazines, and social networks. Three-fourths of Americans see or hear news daily, including 6 of 10 adults under age 30, the study found. Nearly everyone about 9 in 10 people said they enjoy keeping up with the news. And more than 6 in 10 say that wherever they find the news, they prefer it to come directly from a news organization. The study found relatively few differences by age, political leanings or wealth when it comes to the topics people care about. Traffic and weather are nearly universal interests. Majorities express interest in natural disasters, local news, politics, the economy, crime and foreign coverage. With so many sources and technologies, 60 percent of Americans say its easier to keep up than it was just five years ago. But at the same time, Jane Hall, an associate professor of journalism at American University, said no one is setting the national news agenda the way The New York Timesand network evening news once did. I do lament those times in which something could become so important that we all watched, Hall said. But that doesnt mean we arent all engaged now. If youre under 30, the future of news is in your hands, literally. Three out of four young adults who carry cellphones use them to check the news. Most owners of tablet computers also use them to get updates; young people are the ones most likely to have tablets. But the young think of news differently than previous generations did, said Rachel Davis Mersey, an associate professor at Northwesterns Medill School of Journalism. Their broader definition includes anything happening right now, whether its sports or entertainment or politics. We dont see young people thinking of it as a civic obligation to keep up with news, Mersey said. We see young people including news as part of a very complex, very diverse, very large media diet that includes a diversity of sources, a diversity of platforms and really goes 24/7. The Media Insight Project study found 20somethings likelier to follow up when they hear something big is happening. Theyre the sort of ondemand news generation, Rosenstiel said. Americans get that first word an assortment of ways. Traditional news operations still dominate, but word of mouth, email and text messages, Facebook and Twitter, and electronic news alerts also come into play. Most people said they have more confidence in a story when they get it directly from a news-gathering operation. But their media habit doesnt include paying for it only about a fourth have paid subscriptions. Associated PressA subway rider in New York reads a newspaper in December featuring news of the death of South African leader Nelson Mandela. Americans of all ages still pay heed to serious news even as they seek out the lighter stuff, choosing their own way across a media landscape that no longer relies on front pages and evening newscasts to dictate what's worth knowing, according to a new study from the Media Insight Project. SOURCE: Media Insight Project APGetting the newsA Media Insight Project survey finds that news consumers keep up on current events using a variety of devices. *Asked of those with the device mentioned. E-reader (such as Kindle or Sony Reader) Smart TV or other device linking Internet to TV Cellphone* Paper versions of newspapers or magazines Radio Desktop/ laptop computer Tablet* TelevisionPercentage saying they had gotten news in the past week using any of the following devices: 87% 73 69 65 61 59 11 10 Q: Compared to five years ago, do you think it is easier today or harder today to keep up with the news, or is there no real difference? Easier 60% No real difference 27 Harder 12 Dont know 1 NOTE: Survey conducted Jan. 9 Feb. 16 with 1,492 U.S. adults. Margin of error is .6 percentage points. Texas makes final push for health insurance enrollment Associated PressHOUSTON Sara Rodriguez recently received a $4,000 bill for a six-hour emergency room visit to treat a fever. She says she cant pay, but shes also not planning to buy health insurance through the new federal marketplace. Rodriguez, like others gathered in a Houston gymnasium listening to a presentation about the health care overhaul, says she cant afford insurance, even for $50 a month. With two young children and barely $400 of income a month after paying rent, she struggles to feed her family. Its the law, but Im not interested, the 27-yearold says, explaining that she attended the presentation only because her GED teacher is making her write an essay. I cannot afford it. The presentation ends and Rodriguez grabs her belongings and rushes out, forgoing the opportunity to make an appointment for enrollment assistance. The crowd of about 200 quickly dwindles, with some stragglers lingering to schedule appointments. As a March 31 deadline draws near, this is a daily reality in Texas, where nearly 1 in 4 residents is uninsured, the highest rate in the nation. Texas stands out among the nations four most populous states for lagging behind on signups. California, New York and Florida have signed up far more people. Enrollment helpers here are working days on end, sometimes with no time off, as they make a final push to get people to buy policies.
Yellen to put Feds new leadership on displayWASHINGTON The Janet Yellen era at the Federal Reserve begins in earnest this week with a two-day meeting, a policy statement and fresh economic forecasts. Yet all that will be a prelude to the marquee event: Yellens first news conference as Fed chair. The financial world will be parsing every word for any hint of a policy shift.Vodafone agrees to buy Spains Ono for $10 billionLONDON British telecommunications company Vodafone agreed on Monday to buy Spains Ono for 7.2 billion euros ($10 billion) as it seeks to expand operations across Europe. The deal is part of a broader trend of mergers and takeovers in Europe, where the mobile industry is split among some 150 major operators crisscrossing national lines, compared to just four in the United States. Grupo Corporativo Ono S.A. provides phone, mobile and television services to 1.9 million customers and has the largest next-generation network in Spain, reaching 7.2 million homes, or 41 percent of the country. Vodafone says Ono has abundant spare capacity, giving it space to expand.Nakamoto hires lawyer in Newsweek bitcoin fightLOS ANGELES The man Newsweek claimed is the creator of bitcoin has hired a lawyer in an attempt to clear his name, repeating a denial he made to The Associated Press more than a week ago that he has never had anything to do with the digital currency. In a statement issued by his lawyer, Ethan Kirschner, Dorian Satoshi Nakamoto said Monday that he did not create, invent or otherwise work on bitcoin. In the magazines return to print this month after more than a year, Newsweeks cover story declared Nakamoto to be the face behind bitcoin. Despite the repeated denials, the magazine has stood behind the story. Nakamoto, 64, did not say whether he plans to sue the magazine.Yahoo stock surges in anticipation of Alibaba IPOSAN FRANCISCO Yahoo is benefiting once again from its stake in Chinas hottest Internet company, Alibaba Group. Investors latched on to Yahoo on Monday in anticipation of a huge windfall from Alibabas initial public offering of stock later this year. Yahoos stock gained $1.51, or 4 percent, to close at $39.11. Alibaba ignited the excitement about its forthcoming IPO by announcing plans to list its stock on a U.S. exchange. Yahoo Inc. is expected to sell about half its 24 percent stake in Alibaba as part of an IPO that analysts believe could raise $15 billion. That means Yahoo is likely to collect several billion dollars from AIibabas IPO. That money could then be used to pay a special dividend to shareholders or buy back more of its stock.Eurozone inflation in surprise fall to 0.7 percentLONDON Pressure on the European Central Bank to do more to prevent prices from falling in the 18-country eurozone ratcheted up Monday after figures showed inflation across the region unexpectedly fell in February to its lowest level since October. Figures released Monday by the Eurostat statistics agency showed consumer prices were 0.7 percent higher in February than the year before. That was lower than the 0.8 percent initial estimate and took the annual rate down to the level it was in October, which was the lowest level since late 2009. BusinessBRIEFS From wire reportsBUSINESSCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 A9 Money&MarketsAclick of the wrist gets you more at www.chronicleonline.com 1,650 1,700 1,750 1,800 1,850 1,900 SM ONDJF 1,800 1,860 1,920 S&P 500Close: 1,858.83 Change: 17.70 (1.0%) 10 DAYS 14,500 15,000 15,500 16,000 16,500 17,000 SM ONDJF 16,040 16,280 16,520 Dow Jones industrialsClose: 16,247.22 Change: 181.55 (1.1%) 10 DAYSAdvanced2238 Declined847 New Highs117 New Lows17 Vol. (in mil.)2,818 Pvs. Volume3,242 1,752 2,091 1667 929 116 15 NYSE NASD DOW 16270.3416066.3716247.22+181.55+1.13%-1.99% DOW Trans.7568.747480.217542.40+66.61+0.89%+1.92% DOW Util.525.88520.85525.78+3.49+0.67%+7.18% NYSE Comp.10399.4410326.6610377.01+91.93+0.89%-0.22% NASDAQ4301.284273.014279.95+34.55+0.81%+2.47% S&P5001862.301842.811858.83+17.70+0.96%+0.57% S&P4001379.601365.791374.00+9.90+0.73%+2.34% Wilshire 500019991.5819805.3419941.88+171.10+0.87%+1.20% Russell 20001196.251186.751188.23+6.82+0.58%+2.11% HIGH LOW CLOSE CHG. %CHG. YTD StocksRecap AK Steel Hold AKS2.7668.47 6.12-.03 -0.5ttt-25.4+72.8dd... AT&T Inc T31.74239.00 32.89+.40 +1.2stt-6.5-6.9101.84f Ametek Inc AME39.46762.05 53.65+1.03 +2.0sss+1.9+23.6260.24 Anheuser-Busch InBev BUD83.948106.83 100.53+.73 +0.7stt-5.6+6.33.03e Bank of America BAC11.23017.63 17.11+.31 +1.8sss+9.9+39.0170.04 Capital City Bank CCBG10.12914.59 13.74+.11 +0.8sss+16.7+15.3390.08 CenturyLink Inc CTL27.93338.40 30.84+.22 +0.7sst-3.2-5.7dd2.16 Citigroup C41.60555.28 47.73+.85 +1.8stt-8.4-1.1110.04 Commnwlth REIT CWH19.55027.94 27.20-.12 -0.4tts+16.7+28.9cc1.00 Disney DIS55.76083.65 81.39+1.32 +1.6sss+6.5+40.1220.86f Duke Energy DUK64.16775.46 71.10+.40 +0.6sts+3.0+5.5193.12 EPR Properties EPR46.69561.18 53.86-.11 -0.2tss+9.6+14.8173.42 Exxon Mobil Corp XOM84.796101.74 94.32+.85 +0.9sst-6.8+6.9102.52 Ford Motor F12.15618.02 15.28+.20 +1.3sst-1.0+15.590.50f Gen Electric GE21.11728.09 25.43+.32 +1.3stt-9.3+9.5190.88 HCAHoldings Inc HCA35.20852.49 48.27+.62 +1.3sts+1.2+23.914... Home Depot HD68.42883.20 79.58+.20 +0.3sst-3.4+15.3211.88f Intel Corp INTC20.75727.12 24.70+.20 +0.8stt-4.8+17.3130.90 IBM IBM172.194215.82 185.81+3.60 +2.0sst-0.9-13.8123.80 LKQ Corporation LKQ20.28534.32 26.01-.27 -1.0ttt-20.9+21.425... Lowes Cos LOW37.09952.08 49.48+.39 +0.8sst-0.1+27.0230.72 McDonalds Corp MCD92.225103.70 97.60+.02 ...rss+0.6+1.4183.24 Microsoft Corp MSFT27.81038.98 38.05+.35 +0.9sss+1.7+37.6141.12 Motorola Solutions MSI53.28967.69 65.08+1.41 +2.2stt-3.6+4.0161.24 NextEra Energy NEE73.96094.90 94.81+.55 +0.6sss+10.7+31.0222.90f Penney JC Co Inc JCP4.90319.63 8.69-.02 -0.2tst-5.0-43.4dd... Piedmont Office RT PDM15.83221.09 16.71+.07 +0.4sts+1.2-11.1300.80 Regions Fncl RF7.62011.11 10.80+.17 +1.6sss+9.2+29.4140.12 Sears Holdings Corp SHLD32.85467.50 44.84+.83 +1.9sst-8.6-16.2dd... Smucker, JM SJM87.104114.72 96.12-.06 -0.1tst-7.2+0.6182.32 Texas Instru TXN33.56946.78 45.27+.96 +2.2sss+3.1+28.5261.20 Time Warner TWX55.17870.77 66.67+.09 +0.1sst-4.4+18.2171.27f UniFirst Corp UNF86.498117.91 110.34+.21 +0.2sss+3.1+26.8180.15 Verizon Comm VZ45.08254.31 46.31+.23 +0.5stt-5.8-0.6122.12 Vodafone Group VOD27.49742.14 37.46+.48 +1.3srt-6.3+29.1 ... WalMart Strs WMT71.51481.37 74.68+.40 +0.5stt-5.1+4.0151.92f Walgreen Co WAG42.13069.84 67.34+.27 +0.4sss+17.2+59.9241.26 52-WK RANGE CLOSE YTD 1YR NAME TICKER LO HI CLOSE CHG %CHG WK MO QTR %CHG %RTN P/E DIVStocks of Local Interest Dividend Footnotes: a Extra dividends were paid, but are not included. b Annual rate plus stock. c Liquidating dividend. e Amount declared or paid in last 12 months. f Current annual rate, which was increased by most recent dividend announcement. i Sum of dividends paid after stock split, no regular rate. j Sum of dividends paid this year. 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. The search engine owns a 24 percent stake in Chinas Alibaba Group, which plans to go public, possibly raising up to $15 billion. The natural gas producer said it may spin off its oilfield services division in a federal tax-free maneuver for shareholders. The shipping company announced a 4.4 percent freight shipping-rate hike, which is more than an increase announced by rival FedEx. The rental car company rose on reports that it is looking to sell its construction equipment rental business for $4.5 billion. Goldman Sachs upgraded the cigarette maker, citing reduced shortterm regulatory risk, lower costs and amplified share buybacks. A strong rebound in U.S. factory production last month helped lift stocks Monday. Traders focused on the factory data, brushing off the ongoing political turmoil over the Ukrainian region of Crimea. Technology stocks were among the biggest gainers. 45 50 55 $60 DM JF LorillardLO Close: $52.27 0.41 or 0.8% $39.00$56.85 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 3.1m (0.8x avg.) $18.93 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 16.6 4.7% 24 26 28 $30 DM JF HertzHTZ Close: $27.22 1.24 or 4.8% $19.73$29.81 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 20.6m (2.2x avg.) $12.22 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 40.0 ... 90 100 $110 DM JF United Parcel ServiceUPS Close: $96.99 0.72 or 0.7% $81.95$105.37 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 2.1m (0.6x avg.) $69 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 21.0 2.8% 24 26 $28 DM JF Chesapeake EnergyCHK Close: $24.69 -0.34 or -1.4% $18.21$29.06 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 10.2m (1.0x avg.) $16.45 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 13.1 1.4% 30 35 40 $45 DM JF YahooYHOO Close: $39.11 1.51 or 4.0% $21.87$41.72 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 29.6m (1.7x avg.) $39.48 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 30.6 ... The yield on the 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.69 percent Monday. 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+0.01.08 6-month T-bill.060.07-0.01.11 52-wk T-bill.120.11+0.01.14 2-year T-note.360.35+0.01.26 5-year T-note1.571.54+0.03.83 10-year T-note2.692.66+0.031.99 30-year T-bond3.633.60+0.033.21 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.423.38+0.042.93 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.774.80-0.034.17 Barclays USAggregate2.322.32...1.93 Barclays US High Yield5.375.30+0.075.56 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.374.35+0.024.01 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.791.76+0.031.14 Barclays US Corp3.073.07...2.82 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of crude oil fell near $98 a barrel Monday after Crimea voted to split from Ukraine and join Russia. Gold, silver, aluminum and copper fell. 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Interestrates The Areas Most Complete Listing of Rental Homes, Apartments, Commercial or Vacation.In Print Online All The Time Associated PressNEW YORK Investors were able to put aside the ongoing political turmoil in Ukraine on Monday to focus on a bit of good news on the U.S. economy. Stocks ended sharply higher, helped by a report that showed factory output rebounded last month. The Dow Jones industrial average added 181.55 points, or 1.1 percent, to 16,247.22. The Standard & Poors 500 index rose 17.70 points, or 1 percent, to 1,858.83 and the Nasdaq composite rose 34.55 points, or 0.8 percent, to 4,279.95. The markets gains were broad. All 30 members of the Dow and all 10 industry groups of the S&P 500 rose. Technology stocks were among the biggest gainers, led by Yahoo, which rose 4 percent. Yahoo owns a quarter of the Chinese ecommerce website AliBaba, which announced plans to go public in the U.S. While relatively unknown in the U.S., AliBaba is one of the worlds mosttrafficked websites in the worlds second-largest economy. Yahoo rose $1.51 to $39.11. Other tech stocks also rose, including Microsoft, Google and Amazon. Mondays advance comes after stocks spent much of last week in retreat. The major indexes fell roughly 2 percent, their worst week since January, on concerns that the tensions between Ukraine and Russia could boil over. Those tensions are no closer to being resolved, but so far armed conflict does not appear to be in the cards. Crimeans overwhelmingly voted Sunday in favor of Crimea breaking away from Ukraine to return to Russia. While destabilizing to Ukraine, the results were what investors and international observers widely expected. More importantly, the controversial vote, while widely considered illegitimate by the international community, happened without any major violence. Russia got what it wanted without having to take Crimea by force, said Sam Stovall, chief equity strategist with S&P Capital IQ. Both the White House and the European Union announced sanctions and visa restrictions against several Russian officials as a result of the referendum. The U.S. imposed sanctions on seven Russian government officials, as well as four Ukrainians, including former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. The EU slapped travel bans and asset freezes on 21 people from Russia and Crimea. With the Crimean vote behind them, U.S. investors exited their traditional safe havens to return to riskier parts of the market. Bond prices fell, pushing the yield of 10-year Treasury note up to 2.70 percent from 2.66 percent Friday. The price of gold fell modestly. Stocks up as Crimea vote worries fade Associated PressKermit the Frog rings the the New York Stock Exchange opening bell Monday. The Dow Jones rebounded Monday, closing at 16,247.22 after a report showed factory output rebounded last month.
OPINION Page A10TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 An open letter to Gov. ScottEditors note: The following letter was sent to Florida Gov. Rick Scott and copied to state Sen. Charlie Dean.Dear Gov. Scott, I am sure you are not aware of the fact that trailers of almost any type, from small box trailers to large horse and boat trailers (lighter than 2,000 pounds), are a thiefs dream in the state of Florida. For example, I had my several thousand dollar boat trailer stolen. The thief does not even need to part it out. They simply take it to a weigh station, have it weighed, and bring the weightslip to the Department of Motor Vehicles, tell them he built the trailer himself, where upon he is given a new title and VIN. The agent is not even required to go outside and look at the trailer. It may still say Loadrite or some other manufacturers name on the side. Still, the thief gets a new title. Everyone I have talked with about this the Citrus County Sheriffs Office, boat dealers, and even an agent in the Department of Motor Vehicles thinks it is a very stupid system. Please Gov. Scott, you seem to be the only one that is able to change and correct this problem. Everyone else, all of the people I talked to, said thats just the way it is, I cant change the law. Well maybe they cant and maybe I cant either. However, I am sure going to try. I am starting with you sir. I simply ask that you track down the fuzzy thinking liberals responsible for this mess and put a stop to some of the theft in our state.William Roche Crystal RiverDont cut military spendingWould someone tell me why this country of ours is cutting the military? The military should always be up and ready. I have an idea. Why dont government employees cut their pay? This way we can have a strong military. Now that we are cutting the military the country will be weak. Is that a smart move to make? What do you all think about that? This country is not seeing the big picture until it is too late. What if and when we need the military at some point, what will we do? As a result we are going to leave ourselves wide open for all kinds of attacks in the future. Wake up America. It is time to fight for what you believe in. How many of you get involved with what is going on? Or do you think the government is going to do right by the American people? Think again. We are waiting for something big to happen before we act. By then it is far too late to do anything. Lets not forget what these men and women fought for us to keep this country safe. Who is taking care of then now? The military should always be strong. Cuts should never be an option. What happened to the America we once knew? Anna DeRose Lecanto Every year we are subjected to lists. Forbes magazine lists the worlds wealthiest individuals. Time magazine lists the most influential people, though real influence is difficult to define or quantify. What Ive never seen is a list of satisfied people, much less stories about how they attained satisfaction. Arianna Huffington is trying to fill that gap. One of the worlds biggest Type A personalities, Huffington, who launched The Huffington Post in 2005 and whose picture appears alongside celebrities, politicians and business icons, is now asking a question popularized in an old song by the late Peggy Lee: Is that all there is? In her latest book, Thrive: The Third Metric for Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom and Wonder, Huffington says her definition of success began to change after a fall in her Los Angeles home in 2007, caused she says, by exhaustion and a lack of sleep. She re-thought the meaning of a good life and found it to be something quite different from how it is portrayed by pop culture. The pursuit of money and power, she writes, didnt satisfy after she had acquired a considerable amount of each. In fact, she says, these twin demons harm bodies, minds and relationships: There are still millions desperately looking for the next promotion, the next million-dollar payday that they believe will satisfy their longing to feel better about themselves, or silence their dissatisfaction. One sentence I quickly underlined: Have you noticed that when we die, our eulogies celebrate our lives very differently from the way society defines success? Its true. Think of the number of funerals youve attended. How many of the eulogizers say the departed one wished he had made one more phone call, or closed one more deal? Part of this and I believe it to be a large part is that culture, including the media, are less focused on people with good character qualities and work habits. The White House staffer is lauded for working 18-hour days and weekends. Working harder too often means working longer, as if the two are equal. I recall a prominent ex-network newsman who was once denied the anchor chair because management didnt like him taking a little time off to watch his sons baseball games. He didnt get the anchor chair, but he has the love and respect of his son. Which is of greater value and pays more dividends? Its not that Huffingtons conclusions about life and what matters most havent been written about before. As she points out, the ancient Greeks debated these things centuries ago and one can always consult such books as Ecclesiastes, whose author reminds us, Whoever loves money never has enough; whoever loves wealth is never satisfied with their income. (5:10) There is also the story of the Prodigal Son who wasted his inheritance on riotous living and finally came to his senses. Every generation has had individuals who call upon people to push the pause button, or even the stop button. Unfortunately there is no rewind to life. But we can start over from where we are. In Thrive, Huffington, who is at the top of her game, offers an off ramp to those headed at top speed in the wrong direction. I am regularly reminded of what truly matters from the mouths of children. This past weekend, my 3-year-old granddaughter looked up from her dinner plate and spontaneously said, I love you, Poppa. It takes the investment of time to earn that kind of love. No boss can give it; no career can satisfy like the love of a child, as yet uncorrupted by the world. Thrive isnt about giving up. Its about priorities and true satisfaction. It can improve any life.Readers may email Cal Thomas at email@example.com. The journey, not the arrival, matters; the voyage, not the landing.Paul Theroux, 1979 Getting satisfaction and success 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 HOT POTATO Sugarmill road issue prompts BOCC recusals Anew term stub out has crept into Citrus County conversation lately. In this case it refers to the platted but unbuilt stub out of roadway at the end of Oak Village Boulevard in Sugarmill Woods. The original plan was to build out that 213-foot road segment to the Hernando County line to serve anticipated new homes, but neither the subdivision nor the road segment was ever built. Now a developer has applied to the countys Land Development Division for a permit to construct that roadway, something the county says it must grant if the road is built to county standards. In the normal way of things, this would never come before the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC). However, Oak Village residents are disturbed at the idea that Oak Village Boulevard could become a throughway for a new subdivision, which is what the developer said he ultimately wants to do. The issue could come before the BOCC if the residents file an action to vacate that street segment. When Sugarmill Woods residents showed up at the last BOCC meeting to talk about this issue, three commissioners recused themselves on the basis of conflicts of interest Joe Meek because his father has done building projects with the developer, John JJ Kenney because he lives in Oak Village and Rebecca Bays because she has sold insurance to the developer. When those three exited the commission chambers, just two commissioners remained to take comments from residents. We applaud elected officials who steer clear of impropriety or conflicts of interest and that would include participating in decisions that could benefit them personally, especially when they do it publicly and transparently. In this instance, however, these commissioners probably welcomed the opportunity to avoid having to handle such a hot-potato issue, especially in an election year. If the stub out does end up at the BOCC level and there is an insufficient number of commissioners to hear it, the county may engage a special master from this or another governmental district to preside. We hope it doesnt get to that point. We agree with Commissioner Kenney who convened a meeting of Sugarmill Woods and Oak Village leaders with the developer that mediating is better than litigating. Kudos to Kenney for being proactive and encouraging stakeholders to explore together alternatives acceptable to all concerned. Its important to avoid disrupting existing neighborhoods if possible, while providing for access to new neighborhoods. Were not hearing much from the meetings because, as Kenney said, he wants to avoid upsetting the apple cart. But we urge this group to figure things out, and quickly, before the legal system becomes part of the conversation. THE ISSUE:Sugarmill Woods road dispute is a hot potato for county commissioners.OUR OPINION:Contentious issue that should be resolved among the parties. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board.Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. Persons wishing to address the editorial board, which meets weekly, should call Charlie Brennan at 352-563-5660.All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out.We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste.Letters must be no longer than 600 words, and writers will be limited to four letters per month. SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org .LETTERSto the Editor Thoughtful gestureToday I received a card from Midway Animal Hospital signed by the attending vet and staff when our cat passed away 10 days ago. They were also most considerate and consoling when we picked up our pets remains. The lovely card was a thoughtful gesture, as losing our beloved pet is like losing a member of the family.Could have used moneyIf the county had collected the lease money from AmeriGas, we could have had a couple of more good boat ramps. I think most boaters would agree lake access in Citrus County is inadequate during the winter months when all the snowbirds are down here.Sidewalks not needed on U.S. 19I read in the paper that the people of Sugarmill Woods want sidewalks installed on (U.S.) 19 so they can ride their bicycles to Walmart. Where they really need sidewalks is on Grover Cleveland Boulevard. I see mothers pushing carriages with babies along the side of the road every day. It is very dangerous, as the speed limit is 50 mph. Please plan sidewalks for Grover Cleveland.Medians annoyingBeing a snowbird from Pennsylvania, the medians down here on the highway are very confusing. I have been told by many people there are no rules or no regulations regarding the right of way or whatever may happen coming on and off of them. And I just dont understand why there are no rules and everybody I talk to says there never will be I feel personally if everybody would go onto a median on the right-hand side, thered be no confusion. People pull over on the middle, to the left, every which way. 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. COMMENTSwill be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. SOUND OFFCALL563-0579 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Cal ThomasOTHER VOICES
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And much of the coverage is not only flimsy but egregiously expensive. Our cost as a percentage of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as of the end of 2012 (Economist) is 17.9 percent. No other countrys is anywhere near that. According to Bob Dole years ago (fighting HillaryCare), we have the best health care system in the world. But not if either cost or effectiveness is considered. Of the 48 nations with longest life expectancy, our life expectancy of 78.8 years ranks 46th. But while a few countries have higher GDP, all have a lower proportion allocated to health care. It costs us more absolutely than all but a few countries with very high GDP. While our own income is skewed heavily towards the top 5 percent, the absolute cost per capita is higher. And, of course, those other countries take care of everyone, not just 85 percent (and they take care of them better.) Mr. Ryan points out Republicans have some offers on the table for reform of health care. But we all know that is a joke. Obamacare, like Romneycare before it, is a compromise developed by a right-wing think tank. Any new Republican proposals comes after three years of futile votes to repeal ObamaCare. Their plan is simply to destroy ObamaCare, not to provide a realistic alternative. After all, the 15 percent dont matter. To repeat, we have the highest percentage of GDP going to health care (and practically the highest absolute cost) of any nation. And we have a lower life expectancy than any developed nation and many which are not. It is best only for profit optimization. Pat Condray OzelloDealership has integrityA few years ago, I purchased an SUV from a lot in Ocala. It was an older vehicle, but with very few miles. It had all of the bells and whistles, and even the leather seats still had that new-car smell. I was told that it had belonged to an older couple who kept it in the garage and only drove it to church and occasionally the grocery. I was thrilled with my purchase, but soon learned that if a deal is too good to be true it probably is. After a few weeks of driving my new car, it started to stall. It would stall without warning, often in the most inopportune places, such as pulling out into traffic. There was never any warning, and the vehicle could go for weeks or even months without any problems and then would start stalling again. I took the vehicle to several shops, but no one could seem to find the problem. I learned how to throw it in neutral and restart it on the roll. While this was not the best solution, I learned to live with it and continued to drive the vehicle for a few years, becoming more and more afraid that the stalling could lead to a catastrophic situation. I wanted to get rid of the car, but I was afraid to sell it or trade it fearing that a family might end up with this dangerous vehicle. Finally I had had enough and decided to trade it. I found a truck that I liked at a small lot and talked to the salesman. I told him what the vehicle did and my fear about someone getting hurt or even worse. I told him I was afraid that my honesty would probably get me a lesser trade-in value, but that my greater fear was this dangerous vehicle going to an unsuspecting customer. His response was we just wont say anything to the boss. I left that dealer, knowing that I would never do business there again. If that was what they said about my trade, then what could be wrong with the vehicle I wanted? I found another vehicle, same year, same model, at Eagle Buick. I went through the same process as I had before with the staff at Eagle and was assured by Russ Baldner, general sales manager, that that car would not be sold if they could not find the problem. The staff at Eagle was very professional and on Mr. Baldners word, I traded vehicles. I am absolutely thrilled with my new truck, but was a little skeptical when I saw my old vehicle on the road around Crystal River. Two months later, when I went back to Eagle for an oil change, the subject of my old vehicle came up and I am very happy to say that it is still at Eagle and that a mechanic drives it on occasion to try and diagnose the stalling problem. It still has its issues and once again I was assured that it would never be sold unless the problems were properly diagnosed and addressed. I want to say thank you to Russ and his staff at Eagle Buick. It is truly refreshing to deal with honest caring people. The integrity of the staff is amazing and I will always remember this situation and how I was treated. Thank you, Eagle Buick, and Ill see you when I get ready to purchase my next vehicle.Karen Adkins Dunnellon Sound OFF Spruce up InvernessWhat is going on with the city of Inverness? We have potholes. We have dead trees. Its not as beautiful as it used to be. We need to get our beautiful city of Inverness back. We need these things done and we need workers. Im sure theres many people out there who are unemployed that would love to do the job. I think we should really, really get interested in the whole city of Inverness. I think we are looking too much for the historical downtown and were forgetting about the surrounding areas where the people live and the people are very proud to live in Inverness.Click switch offIn response to Electric help: Turn the switches off when not in use. Dont turn them off and on. Turn all off nightly, TV, computer, fans, etc. Things plugged in are OK, just turn the appliances, TV, just turn them off. Dont keep turning them on and off because that will bring your electric bill up. I pray that things will work out for you and your bills go down.Sign of the sidewalksIn regards to the editorial on sidewalks: The reason youre seeing such an increase in foot traffic, especially in Homosassa and other places, is because of the economy. Theres so many people out of work. They have no cars. The homeless, they ride bikes, they walk. And the campgrounds, thats where they live. The other sidewalks that went in on both sides of (State Road) 44 have yet to have people walking on them. OPINIONS WANTEDSEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to email@example.com
Wintry Associated PressA horse looks across a fence Monday during a snow storm, west of Berryville, Va. Obama speaks with PalestiniansWASHINGTON President Barack Obama pressed visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Monday to help break the logjam to elusive Mideast peace talks, acknowledging with a deadline fast approaching that the task ahead is very hard, its very challenging. Were going to have to take some tough political decisions and risks if were to move it forward, Obama said at the start of his Oval Office meeting with the Palestinian leader. My hope is that we can continue to see progress in the coming days and weeks. The White House meeting marked a renewed foray into a diplomatic minefield that the president has mostly left up to his secretary of state, John Kerry. With just weeks left before a U.S.-imposed April deadline for completing a framework for peace talks, Obama is hoping presidential pressure might overcome a growing sense of pessimism on both sides. Congress studies wildfire fundsBOISE, Idaho A bipartisan effort underway in Congress would change the way the country pays to fight catastrophic wildfires, tapping natural disaster funds instead of money intended for fire prevention, lawmakers from Oregon and Idaho said Monday. Historically, as fire season progressed, money set aside for forest thinning and other fire prevention efforts was siphoned to pay for battling the biggest blazes. In the past, people borrowed from the prevention fund to fight fires, and then of course the problem gets worse, said Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, who met with lawmakers to discuss the proposed budget reform. The legislation introduced in Congress would direct that when firefighting costs reach 70 percent of the 10-year average, firefighting agencies could dip into the governments fund for battling natural disasters such as hurricanes.SC man attacked for belchingTEGA CAY, S.C. Police in South Carolina are looking for a suspect who apparently doesnt tolerate bad manners. Tega Cay, S.C., police said a 20-year-old Fort Mill man sat down with a friend at a local Taco Bell restaurant on Sunday when a man in another booth asked him if he had belched without saying excuse me. A police report states the man then walked over to the victim, picked up a chair and hit the victim on the left elbow. The victim also told police the man grabbed his throat and tried to head butt him before a restaurant worker told the assailant to leave. Police said the suspect left in a white pickup truck. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Rarity Associated PressA 3-week-old Francois Langur infant is cradled by its mother Ena on Monday at Howletts Wild Animal Park near Canterbury, England. The newborn is the first ever of its species to be born at the park and is one of the worlds rarest primates. Envoy: Afghans to sign pact with US UNITED NATIONS Afghanistans U.N. ambassador said Monday he is certain the government will soon sign an agreement with the United States that would allow some U.S. troops to remain behind after the final withdrawal of American soldiers at the end of the year. Zahir Tanins statement to the U.N. Security Council was sharply at odds with Afghan President Hamid Karzais final address to parliament on Saturday ahead of April 5 presidential elections. Karzai reiterated he would not sign the agreement and said U.S. soldiers could leave on schedule because his military, which already protects 93 percent of the country, was ready to take over entirely. Tanin said the Afghan people demonstrated at a Loya Jirga, or grand council, in November that they believe in the importance of continuing strategic relations with the United States, NATO and the wider international community. The U.S. force would train and mentor Afghan troops, and some U.S. Special Forces would also be left behind to hunt down al-Qaida.Syrian, 107, back with her familyBERLIN A 107-yearold woman who fled the conflict in Syria has arrived in Germany to be reunited with her family, including her newborn great-greatgranddaughter, officials said Monday. Sabria Khalaf had fled her home in Syria seven months ago with her son Kenan, travelling to Turkey and then on to Greece, the dpa news agency reported. Khalaf was greeted by about 20 members of her family, including grandchildren, great-grandchildren and her 33-day-old greatgreat-granddaughter, according to dpa. World BRIEFS From wire reports Associated PressCHARLOTTE, N.C. Duke Energy was in a bind. North Carolina regulators had for years allowed the nations largest power company to pollute the ground near its plants without penalty. But in early 2013, a coalition of environmental groups sued to force Duke to clean up nearly three dozen leaky coal ash dumps spread across the state. So last summer, Duke Energy turned to North Carolina lawmakers for help. Documents and interviews collected by The Associated Press show how Dukes lobbyists prodded Republican legislators to tuck a 330-word provision in a regulatory reform bill running nearly 60 single-spaced pages. Though the bill never once mentions coal ash, the change allowed Duke to avoid any costly cleanup of contaminated groundwater leaching from its unlined dumps toward rivers, lakes and the drinking wells of nearby homeowners. Passed overwhelmingly by the GOP-controlled legislature, the bill was signed into law by Gov. Pat McCrory, a pro-business Republican who worked at Duke for 28 years. For decades, Democrats have stifled small businesses and job creators with undue bureaucratic burden and red tape, McCrory said at the time. This commonsense legislation cuts government red tape, axes overly burdensome regulations, and puts job creation first here in North Carolina. Environmentalists saw the legislation, and its little-noticed provision benefiting Duke, differently. This sweeping change gutted North Carolinas groundwater law, recounts D.J. Gerken, a senior attorney for the Southern Environmental Law Center. The level of coordination between Duke and North Carolinas lawmakers and regulators had long been of concern to environmentalists. But when a Duke dump ruptured on Feb. 2 spewing enough coal ash to coat 70 miles of the Dan River with toxic sludge the issue took on new urgency. Federal prosecutors have launched a criminal investigation into the spill, issuing at least 23 grand jury subpoenas to Duke executives and state officials. The first batch of subpoenas were issued the day after an AP story raised questions about whether North Carolina regulators had helped shield Duke from a coalition of environmental groups that wanted to sue under the U.S. Clean Water Act to force the company to clean up its coal ash pollution. Republicans took control of North Carolinas legislature in 2010 for the first time since Reconstruction and cemented full control of state government with the inauguration of McCrory as governor last year. That put them in prime position to implement an ardently pro-business, antiregulation platform. In talks with conservative legislators, Dukes lobbyists framed its problem as a property rights issue. Working closely with lawmakers, the lobbyists helped craft a provision to conform to the way state regulators had been interpreting the law. The change would allow Duke to contaminate groundwater until it crossed onto a neighbors property. West sets sanctions Associated PressKIEV, Ukraine Ignoring the toughest sanctions against Moscow since the end of the Cold War, Russian President Vladimir Putin recognized Ukraines Crimean Peninsula as an independent and sovereign country on Monday, a bold challenge to Washington that escalates one of Europes worst security crises in years. The brief decree posted on the Kremlins website came just hours after the United States and the European Union announced asset freezes and other sanctions against Russian and Ukrainian officials involved in the Crimean crisis. President Barack Obama warned that more would come if Russia didnt stop interfering in Ukraine, and Putins move clearly forces his hand. The West has struggled to find leverage to force Mos cow to back off in the Ukraine turmoil, of which Crimea is only a part, and analysts saw Mondays sanctions as mostly ineffectual. Moscow showed no signs of flinching in the dispute that has roiled Ukraine since Russian troops took effective control of the strategic Black Sea peninsula last month and supported the Sunday referendum that overwhelmingly called for annexation by Russia. Recognizing Crimea as independent would be an interim step in absorbing the region. Crimea had been part of Russia since the 18th century, until Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev transferred it to Ukraine in 1954 and both Russians and Crimeas majority ethnic Russian population see annexation as correcting a historic insult. Ukraines turmoil which began in November with a wave of protests against President Viktor Yanukovych and accelerated after he fled to Russia in late February has become Europes most severe security crisis in years. Russia, like Yanukovych himself, characterizes his ouster as a coup, and alleges the new authorities are fascistminded and likely to crack down on Ukraines ethnic Russian population. Pro-Russia demonstrations have broken out in several cities in eastern Ukraine near the Russian border, where the Kremlin has been massing troops. New uncertainty about missing Malaysian plane Associated PressKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Officials revealed a new timeline Monday suggesting the final voice transmission from the cockpit of the missing Malaysian plane may have occurred before any of its communications systems were disabled, adding more uncertainty about who aboard might have been to blame. The search for Flight 370, which vanished early March 8 while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board, has now been expanded deep into the northern and southern hemispheres. Australian vessels scoured the southern Indian Ocean and China offered 21 of its satellites to help Malaysia in the unprecedented hunt. With no wreckage found in one of the most puzzling aviation mysteries of all time, passengers relatives have been left in an agonizing limbo. Investigators say the Boeing 777 was deliberately diverted during its overnight flight and flew offcourse for hours. They havent ruled out hijacking, sabotage, or pilot suicide, and are checking the backgrounds of the 227 passengers and 12 crew members as well as the ground crew for personal problems, psychological issues or links to terrorists. Malaysian Defense Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said finding the plane was still the main focus, and he did not rule out that it might be discovered intact. The fact that there was no distress signal, no ransom notes, no parties claiming responsibility, there is always hope, Hishammuddin said at a news conference. Malaysian Airlines CEO Ahmad Jauhari Yahya said an initial investigation indicated that the last words ground controllers heard from the plane All right, good night were spoken by the copilot, Fariq Abdul Hamid. A voice other than that of Fariq or the pilot, Zaharie Ahmad Shah, it would have been clearest indication yet of something amiss in the cockpit before the flight went offcourse. Malaysian officials said earlier that those words came after one of the jetliners data communications systems the Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System had been switched off, suggesting the voice from the cockpit may have been trying to deceive ground controllers. However, Ahmad said that while the last data transmission from ACARS which gives plane performance and maintenance information came before that, it was still unclear at what point the system was switched off, making any implications of the timing murkier. The new information opened the possibility that both ACARS and the planes transponders, which make the plane visible to civilian air traffic controllers, were turned off at about the same time. It also suggests that the message delivered from the cockpit could have preceded any of the severed communications. Associated PressAmy Adams, North Carolina campaign coordinator with Appalachian Voices, dips her hand into the Dan River in Danville, Va. as signs of coal ash appear Feb. 5 in the river. Documents and interviews collected by The Associated Press show how Dukes lobbyists prodded Republican legislators to tuck a 330-word provision in a regulatory reform bill running nearly 60 single-spaced pages. Though the bill never once mentions coal ash, the change allowed Duke to avoid any costly cleanup of contaminated groundwater leaching from its unlined dumps toward rivers, lakes and the drinking wells of nearby homeowners. Tweak to law protected coal ash pits Vladimir Putinpresident of Russia. Putin declares Crimea sovereign and independent
Florida cleans up AP All-SEC honors Associated PressATLANTAAfter an unbeaten run through the Southeastern Conference, top-ranked Florida reaped its rewards Monday. Scottie Wilbekin was picked as The Associated Press Southeastern Conference player of the year, while Billy Donovan took the coaching honor for the second season in a row. Kentucky freshman Julius Randle was selected as newcomer of the year. The AP awards were announced one day after Florida defeated Kentucky 61-60 in the championship game of the SEC tournament. The Gators (32-2) were named top overall seed in the NCAAs and will open against either Albany or Mount St. Marys in the South Regional. Wilbekin and Randle were unanimous choices to the All-SEC first team, joined by Tennessee forward Jarnell Stokes, Florida forward Casey Prather and Missouri guard Jabari Brown. Wilbekin averaged 13 points and 3.8 assists a game. More important, the 6-foot-2 senior guard was the unquestioned leader for the Gators at both ends of the court, making amends from two suspensions that threatened his future with the program. He missed the first five games this season for an undisclosed violation of team rules, after being held out the first three games the previous year. I think when he went through that, our guys were like, OK, it happened one time, blah, blah, blah. But now it happens again, guys start pulling back, saying, OK, man, is this guy about us? Does this guy even care about us or our team? Donovan said. Wilbekin worked hard to rebuild the relationship with his teammates, and it showed on the court. He had to go through a long process of showing these guys that he cares and hes committed to them, Donovan said. I think once he got through the end of that process, I think our guys kind of put their arms around him and were like, Wow, coach made this guy go through a lot. A lot of that had to do with me wanting to help him restore his credibility inside the team, and he had to do that and hes grown from that on and off the court. Wilbekin was named MVP of the SEC tournament. During hard-fought wins in both the semifinals and final, he would gather the team around him when things werent going Floridas way. Coach cant talk to us all the time, he said, so we try to huddle ourselves and say the right things among ourselves. Donovan repeated as coach of the year with Florida becoming the first team to go 18-0 in SEC games during the regular season. The Gators won three more games at the Georgia Dome this past weekend for their first tournament title since 2007. Anytime you get those coaching honors or coaching awards, a lot of it is because youve got a good group and theyve done a great job, Donovan said. I do think that when individual awards come out, its much, much more of a reflection of the people around you. Even with Scotties award, Id say the same thing. Its more of a reflection of the people around him. I think for me, its the players and the coaching staff, the people I have around me. Randle emerged as the top player from Kentuckys latest group of heralded freshmen. While some thought the Wildcats (24-10) underachieved after all, they started the season No. 1 and there was even speculation about whether they could go unbeaten the 6-foot-9 Randle led the conference in rebounding (10.5 a game) and ranked 10th in scoring (15.0). Kentucky was seeded eighth in the NCAAs and will open Friday against Kansas State in the Midwest Regional. I feel like our chemistry is getting better, Randle said. Were becoming a better team, getting better every game. Stokes, a 6-8 junior forward, helped Tennessee (21-12) join Florida and Kentucky as the only SEC schools in the 68team NCAA field, ranking second to Randle in rebounding (10.3) and 12th in scoring (14.7). The Vols will face Iowa on Wednesday in a first-round game at Dayton. Prather was another of Floridas senior leaders. The 6-6 forward paced the Gators in scoring at 14.2 points per game. Brown, a 6-5 junior guard, led the SEC in scoring with an average of 19.8 points. Florida landed another player on the All-SEC second team: senior center Patric Young. He was joined by Tennessee forward Jordan McRae, Alabama guard Trevor Releford and a pair of LSU forwards, Johnny OBryant III and Jordan Mickey. McRae and Releford both slipped to the second team after making the top squad in 2013. The 66th annual AP All-SEC team was selected by a 12-member regional media panel. College basketball/ B2 College football/B2 Scoreboard/B3 Sports briefs/ B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Baseball/ B4 NBA/ B4 NHL/B4 Bracket released for womens NCAA tourney. / B2 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Floridas success gets Donovan $187,500 in bonusesGAINESVILLE Florida coach Billy Donovan has triggered two more bonuses in his contract. Donovan gets $50,000 for the top-ranked Gators finishing in the top 10 in the final Associated Press poll, which was released Monday. He also earns $25,000 for being named the APs Southeastern Conference coach of the year, also announced Monday. Those bring his total to $187,500 and he could garner more bonuses. Donovan already has earned $50,000 for winning the SEC regularseason title, $25,000 for the SEC tournament and $37,500 for making the NCAA tournament. The NCAA bonus would increase to $75,000 for advancing to the Sweet 16, $100,000 for making the Final Four and $150,000 for winning the national championship. Donovan also would land another $50,000 if hes named AP national coach of the year. From wire reports Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin shoots Friday during the SEC tournament in Atlanta. Wilbekin was named SEC player of the year Monday by the Associated Press.Associated Press Associated PressFlorida head coach Billy Donovan takes down the net Sunday after the Gators defeated Kentucky in the championship game of the Southeastern Conference tournament in Atlanta. Donovan was named SEC coach of the year Monday by the Associated Press. March Madness kicks into high gear this week Associated PressCollege basketball fans, start your brackets. March Madness kicks into high gear this week with the start of the NCAA tournament, the time hoop heads circle the calendar like its Christmas. This years run through the field of 68 should be a blast an undefeated team in the bracket, a wide-open field and a heavy dose of great players. So stock up the fridge, work on that fake cough to call in sick and dig the remote from under the couch cushions. Its time to roll.TOP TEAMSFlorida. No. 1 overall seed should get some props, especially one that plays defense as the Gators do. Wichita State. Final Four last season, unbeaten so far this one. All you need to know. Arizona. The loss of Brandon Ashley hurt and so did a loss to UCLA in the Pac-12 championship game. Not enough to keep the Wildcats from earning a No. 1 seed. Virginia. No. 1 in the East Region after sweeping the ACC regular-season and tournament titles. Louisville. Defending champs are somehow a No. 4. A little secret: Theyre better than that. Michigan State. The Spartans arent highly ranked, but never count out a Tom Izzo team, especially one that won the Big Ten tournament.TOP PLAYERSDoug McDermott, Creighton. Pretty much everyones player of the year will be playing in the NCAA tournament for the final time. Expect big things. Jabari Parker, Duke. He has not only been the best of this years heralded freshman class, hes one of the best no matter what year. Shabazz Napier, UConn. About the only thing the Huskies do-everything guard doesnt do is drive the team bus. Wouldnt be surprised if he did at some point. Russ Smith, Louisville. He is still Russdiculous. Sean Kilpatrick, Cincinnati. Playing on a defense-first team hasnt kept him from scoring 20 points a game. Nick Johnson, Arizona. The junior whose coach couldnt get a callback from elite summer camps has become one of the best two-way players in the country. Duke freshman Jabari Parker is one of the top players in the nation and leads the Blue Devils into action as the NCAA Tournament begins this week.Associated Press See BUCKLE UP/ Page B3To the victor go the spoils
UConn, Notre Dame, Tennessee and South Carolina earn No. 1 seeds Associated PressAll season there has been a buzz around womens basketball about UConn and Notre Dame. Now the stage is set for the former Big East rivals to meet in an historic national championship game. The teams enter the NCAA tournament unbeaten only the second time thats ever happened. They are on a collision course to meet in the national championship game. If they do both get to Nashville, the Irish will be all that stands between Geno Auriemma and a record ninth NCAA championship, breaking a tie with Tennessee. We really havent talked, I bet hardly at all, about this national championship or what number it is or any of that, Auriemma said. Despite being the 13th womens team to go unbeaten during the regular season, the Irish have felt almost unappreciated with most of the talk centered on the Huskies. Coach Muffet McGraw doesnt seem to mind. I like it because we can get a chip on our shoulder and head into the tournament with a bit of chip, she said. Even though UConn and Notre Dame didnt play this season, the two teams know plenty about each other having met 12 times over the previous three seasons. Notre Dame isnt intimidated by Connecticut; the Irish have won seven of the past nine meetings with the Huskies. It was very unusual to go through a whole season without playing them, were so used to it, three times every year, McGraw said. Weve gotten pretty good at beating them the last couple of years. Before the potential meeting of unbeatens, the two might have to go through SEC powers Tennessee and South Carolina, who also earned No. 1 seeds. While its the 22nd time that the Lady Vols have earned a top spot, its the first for the Gamecocks. The Huskies, Lady Vols and Gamecocks all could have to play on an opponents home court with a trip to Nashville on the line. Stanford, Notre Dame, Louisville and Nebraska, who are all hosting regionals, were a combined 52-3 at home this season. The Lady Vols, who won the SEC tournament championship, are the top seed in the Louisville Regional and would also like nothing more than to break the tie with Connecticut and win their ninth NCAA title. They open up against Northwestern State and will be trying to end a fiveyear drought of not making the Final Four. The Lady Vols wont have an easy path. West Virginia is the second seed. Host Louisville is the three seed and Maryland is the four. Tennessee was involved in the only other meeting between unbeaten. The Lady Vols routed Liberty in the opener of the 1998 tournament when both were undefeated. Like their SEC rivals, South Carolina doesnt have an easy road to the Final Four. The Gamecocks could face an inspired young North Carolina team in the regional semifinals before potentially playing host Stanford. The Tar Heels and their stellar freshman class, led by Diamond Deshields, beat the Gamecocks in December. The Tar Heels also could have coach Sylvia Hatchell back on the sidelines at that point. The Hall of Famer battled leukemia during the regular season. While Hatchells status is unknown for the tournament, Baylor will be missing coach Kim Mulkey for the first game. She is suspended for the first round game against Western Kentucky for comments she made last season after losing to Louisville in the regional semifinals. I havent talked to the team in depth about me not coaching in the first game, Mulkey said. Ill watch it on television at home. ... I always tell the team something could happen to me on that sideline and you should be able to coach yourself. Connecticut could have to beat host Nebraska in the regional semifinals if both teams make it that far. The Huskies have made it to the Final Four in a record six straight seasons. They hope to make it to Nashville to keep that streak alive. If the Huskies do win the national championship it would be the fifth time they went undefeated in a season. This would be the first time that they won 40 games, joining Baylor as the only teams ever to accomplish that feat. The defending national champions have won games by an average of 36 points. They open up at home against Prairie View A&M on Sunday night. The Lady Panthers became the ninth team to reach the NCAA tournament with a losing record when they won the Southwestern Conference championship. Tennessee will be making its 33rd straight appearance in the NCAA tournament, getting into the field every year. Five teams will be making their first trip Akron, North Dakota, South Dakota, Winthrop and Wright State. While those schools will be getting their first taste of the NCAAs, Chattanoogas Jim Foster became the first coach to take four different teams to the NCAA tournament.B2TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS AP LINCOLNLincoln, Neb.NOTRE DAMENotre Dame, Ind.LOUISVILLELouisville, Ky.STANFORDStanford, Calif.Storrs, Conn. Los Angeles College Station, Tex. Durham, N.C. Seattle Chapel Hill, N.C. Univ. Park, Pa. Ames, IowaBaton Rouge, La. Iowa City, Iowa College Park, Md. Knoxville, Tenn. Waco, Texas Lexington, Ky. West Lafayette, Ind. Toledo, Ohio1 16 9 13 11 14 8 4 12 5 6 3 10 7 15 2 1 16 9 13 11 14 8 4 12 5 6 3 10 7 15 2 1 16 9 13 11 14 8 4 12 5 6 3 10 7 15 2 1 16 9 13 11 14 8 4 12 5 6 3 10 7 15 2 UConn (34-0) Prairie View (14-17) Georgia (20-11) Saint Josephs (22-9) N. Carolina St (25-7) BYU (26-6) Nebraska (25-6) Fresno St. (22-10) Gonzaga (29-4) Texas A&M (24-8) N. Dakota (22-9) DePaul (27-6) Oklahoma (18-14) Duke (27-6) Winthrop (24-8) So. Carolina (27-4) Middle Tenn. (29-4) Oregon St. (23-10) N. Carolina (24-9) Michigan St. (22-9) Hampton (28-4) UT Martin (24-7) Dayton (23-7) Florida (19-12) Penn St. (22-7) Wichita St. (26-6) Iowa St. (20-10) Florida St. (20-11) Stanford (29-3) S. Dakota (19-13) Notre Dame (32-0) Robert Morris (21-11) Vanderbilt (18-12) Arizona St. (22-9) Okla. St. (23-8) FGCU (26-7) Purdue (21-8) Akron (23-9) Syracuse (22-9) Chattanooga (29-3) Kentucky (24-8) Wright St. (26-8) California (21-9) Fordham (25-7) Baylor (29-4) Western Ky. 24-8) Tennessee (27-5) NW St. (21-12) St. Johns (NY) (22-10) So. California (22-12) Maryland (24-6) Texas (21-11) Penn (22-6) Army (25-7) Iowa (26-8) Marist (27-6) Louisville (30-4) Idaho (25-8) LSU (19-12) Georgia Tech (20-11) West Virginia (29-4) Albany (NY) (28-4) Sun. 8 p.m.Mar. 25 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Mar. 25 Apr. 1 Apr. 1 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 24 Mar. 30 Mar. 30 Mar. 30 Mar. 30 Mar. 29 Mar. 29 Mar. 29 Mar. 29 Mar. 31 Mar. 31Sun. 5:30 p.m. Sun. 5:30 p.m. Sun. 8 p.m. Sat. 1:30 p.m. Sun. 5:30 p.m. Sun. 12:30 p.m. Sun. 3 p.m. Sun. 3 p.m. Sat. 4 p.m. Sun. 12:30 p.m. Sat. 6:30 p.m. Sun. 8 p.m. Sat. 11 a.m. Sat. 6:30 p.m. Sat. 4 p.m. Sat. 1:30 p.m. Sat. 11 a.m. Sat. 11 a.m. Sat. 1:30 p.m. Sat. 1:30 p.m. Sat. 4 p.m. Sat. 6:30 p.m. Sat. 4 p.m. Sat. 6:30 p.m. Sun. 3 p.m. Sun. 12:30 p.m. Sun. 8 p.m. Sun. 5:30 p.m. Sun. 12:30 p.m. Sun. 3 p.m. Sat. 11 a.m. April 6Final FourNashville First Round First Round Second Round Second Round Sweet 16 Sweet 16 Elite Eight Elite Eight National ChampionshipApril 8Womens Division I Basketball Championship All times EDT James Madison (28-5) Cal St. Northridge (18-14) UConn women finish at No. 1 in womens pollConnecticut has finished No. 1 in the womens college basketball poll for a record 11th time. The Huskies received all 36 firstplace votes Monday in The Associated Press Top 25. They were No. 1 all season long, marking the fifth time they were the top-ranked team for the entire year. UConn (34-0) routed fourth-ranked Louisville in the American Athletic Conference championship game on Monday in its only game of the week. Notre Dame (32-0) was second, ending the season in that position for the second consecutive year. Tennessee was third and Baylor fifth.From wire reports Players work out at Florida in rainy conditions Associated PressGAINESVILLE A dozen University of Florida football players and several from area colleges participated during the Gators pro day under rainy, cool conditions in front of representatives from all 32 NFL teams. Players went through weight drills and then ran the 40-yard dash on the indoor track of the OConnell Center. Several players slipped at the starting line and some ran barefoot for better traction. Several Florida players were looking to make a better showing than they did at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis last month. Defensive backs Marcus Roberson and Loucheiz Purifoy had been mentioned as possible first-round selections. But both players only managed a best 40-time of 4.61 at the combine, a relatively slow time for a defensive back. Roberson, running barefoot, and Purifoy ran the 40 on Monday. Unofficial clocks in the stands had both players with faster times than their combine time, but official results were not released. Most of the NFL executives who were in attendance left the Gators practice field opting not to talk about the workouts they had just watched. The weather was a factor but we take that into account with these guys, said James Shack Harris, senior personnel executive with the Detroit Lions. Defensive end Dominque Easley tore his ACL three games into the 2013 season and missed the Gators final nine games. He didnt take part in any of the drills on Monday but instead will have a private workout for teams in mid-April. He feels hes made good progress since the injury. Ronald Powell, who missed the entire 2012 season when he also tore his ACL, came back to play 11 games with eight starts at defensive end his senior season last fall. I feel I did well out there today, he said. I had pulled a hamstring at the combine and didnt perform as well as I had hoped to. The chance to show the scouts I could do better at the position drills and other things was big for me today. Florida head coach Will Muschamp was on hand and watched his former players perform well despite the adverse conditions. You play football in the rain, Muschamp said. None of our guys bellyache. They go work and Im proud of them for their effort. Muschamp had praise for two of his senior receivers. Solomon (Patton) and Trey (Burton) both looked great catching the football out there, the Gators coach added. Solomon will fit in with some team. Hes a big-time kickoff returner and one of the better kickoff guys. Muschamp also downplayed the perceived slow times for Roberson and Purifoy at the combine. A lot of the comments I get from (NFL) scouts is that these guys play faster than what their times are, Muschamp said. Other former Gator players participating in the workouts for NFL personnel were offensive linemen Jon Halapio, Jon Harrison and Kyle Koehne, linebacker Darrin Kitchens, defensive lineman Damien Jacobs and defensive back Jaylen Watkins. Mike Zimmer of the Minnesota Vikings was the only known head coach in attendance. Associated PressTop-ranked Connecticut isnt the only team entering the womens NCAA Tournament with a perfect record. Kayla McBride and second-ranked Notre Dame are also undefeated and looking to cut down the nets April 8 in Nashville, Tenn.
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Marcus Smart, Oklahoma State. He may have been suspended for a confrontation with a fan and has been accused of flopping, but the dude can play.TOP OPENING MATCHUPSOregon vs. BYU, West Regional, Thursday in Milwaukee. Ducks and Cougars combined to score nearly 200 points in their first meeting this season. Kansas State vs. Kentucky, Midwest Regional, Friday in St. Louis. The Wildcats from Kentucky are peaking at the right time. The Wildcats from the Little Apple have a score to settle theyre 0-8 all-time against Kentucky. Gonzaga vs. Oklahoma State, West Regional, Friday in San Diego. The Zags are underrated. The Cowboys have Marcus Smart Arizona State vs. Texas, Midwest Regional, Thursday in Milwaukee. The Longhorns average more than 15 offensive rebounds per game and the Sun Devils have 7-foot-2 center Jordan Bachynski in the middle.POTENTIAL UPSETSHarvard over Cincinnati, East Regional. The 12th Crimson pulled off an upset by knocking off New Mexico last season and have pretty much everyone back. This is has been the most popular upset pick of the bracket. Providence over North Carolina, East Regional. The Friars, the 11th seed, took themselves off the NCAA bubble by winning the Big East, one of the toughest tournaments in the game. The sixth-seeded Tar Heels have been inconsistent most of the year, following big wins with disappointing losses. Saint Josephs over UConn, East Regional. The Hawks won nine of their last 11 games and have big man Halil Kanacevic. UConn won 26 games but could be vulnerable. N.C. State or Xavier over Saint Louis, Midwest Regional. The Billikens limped down the stretch, losing four of five after a 25-2 start. Iowa or Tennessee over UMass, Midwest Regional. The selection committee raised a few eyebrows by making the Minutemen a No. 6 seed after they lost seven of their final 15 games.NUMBERS3 Straight years a team with a losing record has made the field of 68. Cal Poly, at 13-19, got in by winning the Big West tournament as the No. 7 seed. 9 Years since a preseason No. 1 didnt get a 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. Kentucky is 8 in the Midwest. 16 Years since UMass had made the NCAA tournament before getting in this season. 18 Teams that have entered the NCAA tournament undefeated. Seven went on to win the title, the last one Indiana in 1976. 26 Straight wins by top overall seed Florida. 38 Years since Virginia had won the ACC tournament before this season. The Cavs also won the regular-season title for the first time since 1981. 133 Games of scoring in double figures by Creightons Doug McDermott, an NCAA record. 355 Weight of Sim Bhullar, New Mexico States 7-foot-5 center. BUCKLE UPContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MLB PRESEASON BASEBALL 7 a.m. (MLB) Chicago White Sox at Milwaukee Brewers (taped) 10 a.m. (MLB) San Francisco Giants at LA Angels (taped) 1 p.m. (ESPN) Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees 4 p.m. (MLB) Oakland Athletics at Chicago White Sox 10 p.m. (MLB) Chicago Cubs at Texas Rangers 1 a.m. (MLB) Texas Rangers at Milwaukee Brewers (sameday tape) 4 a.m. (MLB) SD Padres at Seattle Mariners (same-day tape) NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: FIRST ROUND 6:30 p.m. (TRUTV) Albany (N.Y.) vs. Mount St. Mary's 9 p.m. (TRUTV) North Carolina State vs. Xavier NIT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT: FIRST ROUND 7 p.m. (ESPN) West Virginia at Georgetown 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Florida Gulf Coast at Florida State 7 p.m. (ESPNU) Robert Morris at St. John's 9 p.m. (ESPN) Indiana State at Arkansas 9 p.m. (ESPN2) Davidson at Missouri 9 p.m. (ESPNU) Georgia State at Clemson 11 p.m. (ESPN2) Utah at St. Mary's 1 a.m. (ESPNU) Teams TBA (same-day tape) NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (SUN) Miami Heat at Cleveland Cavaliers 7:30 p.m. (NBA) Toronto Raptors at Atlanta Hawks 10:30 p.m. (FSNFL) Orlando Magic at Golden State Warriors NHL HOCKEY 1 p.m. (NHL) Minnesota Wild at Boston Bruins (taped) 3 p.m. (NHL) Phoenix Coyotes at Los Angeles Kings (taped) 7:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) Chicago Blackhawks at Philadelphia Flyers UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE SOCCER 3:30 p.m. (FS1) Chelsea FC vs Galatasary A.S. TENNIS 10 a.m. (TENNIS) Davis Cup First Round: France vs. Australia Rubber 3 (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 BASEBALL 4:30 p.m. Seven Rivers at Hernando Christian 6:30 p.m. Lecanto at Lake Weir 6:30 p.m. Citrus at Trinity Catholic SOFTBALL 4:30 p.m. Seven Rivers at Hernando Christian BOYS TENNIS 4 p.m. Lake Minneola at Citrus 4 p.m. Leesburg at Lecanto FLAG FOOTBALL 6:15 p.m. Lecanto at Crystal River AP All-SEC teamThe 2014 Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference mens basketball team announced Monday, with name, school, position, height and class (u-unanimous choice to first team or for individual award): FIRST TEAM u-Julius Randle, Kentucky, F, 6-9, Fr. u-Scottie Wilbekin, Florida, G, 6-2, Sr. Jarnell Stokes, Tennessee, F, 6-8, Jr. Casey Prather, Florida, F, 6-6, Sr. Jabari Brown, Missouri, G, 6-5, Jr. SECOND TEAM Jordan McRae, Tennessee, F, 6-6, Sr. Trevor Releford, Alabama, G, 6-0, Sr. Johnny OBryant III, LSU, F, 6-9, Jr. Patric Young, Florida, C, 6-9, Sr. Jordan Mickey, LSU, F, 6-8, Fr. HONORABLE MENTION Chris Denson, Auburn, G, 6-2, 181, Sr.; Kenny Gaines, Georgia, G, 6-3, 195, So.; Marshall Henderson, Mississippi, G, 6-2, Sr.; Charles Mann, Georgia, G, 6-5, 210, So; Rod Odum, Vanderbilt, F, 6-9, Sr.; Jarvis Summers, Mississippi, G, 6-3, 186, Jr.; James Young, Kentucky, G-F, 6-6, 215, Fr. PLAYER OF THE YEAR Scottie Wilbekin, Florida COACH OF THE YEAR Billy Donovan, Florida NEWCOMER OF THE YEAR u-Julius Randle, KentuckyMens AP Top 25The top 25 teams in The Associated Press final 2013-14 college basketball poll, with firstplace votes in parentheses, records through March 16, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25thplace vote and last weeks ranking: RecordPtsPrv 1. Florida (50)32-21,6101 2. Wichita St. (15)34-01,5712 3. Virginia28-61,4306 4. Arizona30-41,4224 5. Louisville29-51,4125 6. Villanova28-41,2313 7. Michigan25-81,1628 8. Duke26-81,1217 9. Iowa St.26-71,05516 10. Kansas24-91,04510 11. Michigan St.26-895022 12. Wisconsin26-789212 13. San Diego St.29-48908 14. Syracuse27-575711 15. Cincinnati27-672013 16. Creighton26-765814 17. New Mexico27-662320 18. UConn26-850321 19. North Carolina23-942415 20. UCLA26-8413 21. Oklahoma23-926517 22. Ohio St.25-916724 23. Baylor24-11148 24. VCU26-814023 25. Saint Louis26-613118 Others receiving votes: Memphis 101, Gonzaga 83, Kentucky 77, Stephen F. Austin 46, Harvard 30, Saint Josephs 14, Texas 13, Oregon 8, Providence 6, UMass 3, Tennessee 2, NC Central 1, W. Michigan 1.Womens AP Top 25The top 25 teams in The Associated Press final womens college basketball poll, with firstplace votes in parentheses, records through March 16, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25thplace vote and last weeks ranking: RecordPtsPrv 1. UConn (36)34-09001 2. Notre Dame32-08642 3. Tennessee26-57954 4. Louisville30-47783 5. Baylor29-47417 6. Stanford28-37286 7. West Virginia29-46745 8. South Carolina27-46658 9. Duke27-66089 10. Kentucky24-856510 11. Maryland24-653511 12. North Carolina24-949912 13. Nebraska25-647413 14. Penn St.22-740814 15. Texas A&M24-840715 16. NC State25-736716 17. Purdue21-826117 18. Gonzaga29-425318 19. Iowa26-823019 20. Michigan St.22-921020 21. Oklahoma St.23-818721 22. Middle Tennessee29-417322 23. DePaul27-614223 24. California21-96324 25. Southern Cal22-1260 Others receiving votes: Chattanooga 48, Oregon St. 37, Rutgers 8, Bowling Green 5, Marist 4, Arizona St. 3, BYU 3, James Madison 3, St. Johns 2.NBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto3728.569 Brooklyn3431.5233 New York2740.40311 Boston2246.32416 Philadelphia1552.22423 Southeast Division WLPctGB x-Miami4519.703 Washington3531.53011 Charlotte3335.48514 Atlanta 3035.46215 Orlando1948.28427 Central Division WLPctGB x-Indiana5017.746 Chicago3730.55213 Cleveland2641.38824 Detroit 2541.37924 Milwaukee1354.19437 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB San Antonio5016.758 Houston4522.6725 Dallas 4127.60310 Memphis3927.59111 New Orleans2739.40923 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City4918.731 Portland4324.6426 Minnesota3332.50815 Denver 2937.43919 Utah 2246.32427 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers4820.706 Golden State4226.6186 Phoenix3829.5679 Sacramento2344.34324 L.A. Lakers2244.33325 x-clinched playoff spot Mondays Games Indiana 99, Philadelphia 90 Atlanta 97, Charlotte 83 Brooklyn 108, Phoenix 95 Oklahoma City 97, Chicago 85 Houston 124, Utah 86 Dallas 94, Boston 89 L.A. Clippers at Denver, late Todays Games Miami at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Toronto at Atlanta, 7:30 p.m. Milwaukee at Portland, 10 p.m. Washington at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Orlando at Golden State, 10:30 p.m. MLB Spring TrainingAMERICAN LEAGUE WLPct Cleveland 144.778 Seattle 145.737 Tampa Bay 114.733 Baltimore 106.625 Detroit 107.588 Oakland 98.529 New York 109.526 Kansas City 88.500 Minnesota 77.500 Los Angeles 910.474 Chicago 78.467 Boston 810.444 Houston 710.412 Toronto 710.412 Texas 510.333 NATIONAL LEAGUE WLPct Miami 127.632 Pittsburgh 107.588 San Francisco118.579 Arizona 119.550 Washington 109.526 Chicago 1011.476 Colorado 910.474 New York 810.444 Cincinnati 912.429 Atlanta 812.400 Milwaukee 812.400 St. Louis 69.400 Los Angeles 610.375 San Diego 611.353 Philadelphia 512.294 NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against non-major league teams do not. Mondays Games Atlanta 4, Houston 0, 5 innings Boston 10, St. Louis 5 Miami 10, N.Y. Mets 7 Colorado 9, San Diego 7 Oakland 6, Chicago Cubs (ss) 2 Chicago Cubs (ss) 4, L.A. Angels (ss) 2 L.A. Angels (ss) 8, San Francisco 7 Chicago White Sox 9, Milwaukee 0 Cincinnati 5, Cleveland 4 Washington vs. Detroit at Lakeland, ccd., rain Baltimore (ss) vs. Philadelphia at Clearwater, ccd., rain N.Y. Yankees vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, ccd., rain Minnesota vs. Baltimore (ss) at Sarasota, ccd., rain Texas vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., late Todays Games Houston vs. Miami at Jupiter, 1:05 p.m. Toronto vs. Detroit (ss) at Lakeland, 1:05 p.m. Boston vs. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa, 1:05 p.m. Detroit (ss) vs. N.Y. Mets at Port St. Lucie, 1:10 p.m. Texas (ss) vs. Milwaukee at Phoenix, 4:05 p.m. Oakland vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Tampa Bay vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, 7:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs vs. Texas (ss) at Surprise, Ariz., 10:05 p.m. San Francisco vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 10:05 p.m. San Diego vs. Seattle at Peoria, Ariz., 10:05 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston684617597219147 Tampa Bay683724781198178 Montreal693725781174174 Toronto693625880203211 Detroit6730241373175188 Ottawa6728261369190221 Florida682535858169221 Buffalo681941846132202 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh674419492209167 Philadelphia673525777192193 Columbus673526676195184 N.Y. Rangers693629476177170 Washington6932271074201207 New Jersey6829261371166176 Carolina682930967169194 N.Y. Islanders692634961195233 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA St. Louis6847147101226152 Colorado684419593209181 Chicago6839151492231179 Minnesota6835231080165168 Dallas 6732241175193192 Winnipeg703130971194204 Nashville6829291068164201 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Anaheim684516797218172 San Jose694517797214165 Los Angeles683824682165144 Phoenix6832251175188193 Vancouver7131301072170194 Calgary 682734761165202 Edmonton692436957171224 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Mondays Games Boston 4, Minnesota 1 Tampa Bay 4, Vancouver 3 St. Louis 3, Winnipeg 1 Phoenix at Los Angeles, late Todays Games Boston at New Jersey, 7 p.m. Minnesota at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Dallas at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Carolina at Columbus, 7 p.m. Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Monday in the Florida Lottery: Players should verify winning numbers by calling 850-487-7777 or at www.flalottery.com.Sundays winning numbers and payouts: Fantasy 5: 4 8 14 18 29 5-of-51 winner$201,077.16 4-of-5331$97.50 3-of-59,546$9.50 CASH 3 (early) 9 4 5 CASH 3 (late) 2 5 7 PLAY 4 (early) 8 3 5 0 PLAY 4 (late) 3 1 7 7 FANTASY 5 7 12 20 25 29TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 B3 Florida No. 1 in final AP basketball poll of the seasonFlorida, the overall No. 1 seed for the NCAA tournament, is on top of the APs final college basketball poll of the season. The Gators (32-2) are No. 1 for the fourth straight week after capping the regular season with the Southeastern Conference tournament title. Florida, which has won 26 straight, received 50 first-place votes from the 65-member national media panel Monday. The other No. 1 seeds are second through fourth. Wichita State (34-0) drew the other 15 firstplace votes and is No. 2, followed by Virginia (28-6) and Arizona (30-4). Virginia jumped from sixth to third after winning the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament for the first time since 1976. Louisville remained fifth and is followed by Villanova, Michigan, Duke, Iowa State and Kansas. Iowa State jumped from No. 16 to No. 9 after winning the Big 12 tournament. UCLA, which won the Pac-12 tournament, and Baylor returned to the rankings this week. Memphis and SMU dropped out.Buccaneers sign free agents Dane Fletcher, Oniel CousinsTAMPA Free agent linebacker Dane Fletcher and offensive lineman Oniel Cousins have signed contracts with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Fletcher joins the Bucs after spending four seasons with the New England Patriots. Hes started six of 38 games hes appeared in during his career and has played extensively on special teams. Cousins spent the past three seasons the Cleveland Browns. He started nine of 60 games hes played in during a career that began with a three-year stint with the Baltimore Ravens.Colts owner Jim Irsay jailed, could face feloniesINDIANAPOLIS Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay was released from jail Monday after being held overnight following a traffic stop in which police said he failed sobriety tests and had multiple prescription drugs inside his vehicle. Irsay was pulled over late Sunday after he was spotted driving slowly near his home in suburban Carmel, stopping in the roadway and failing to use a turn signal. Police said the 54-year-old Irsay failed several roadside field sobriety tests before he was arrested, though details were not released. Carmel police said the drugs found in Irsays vehicle werent associated with any of the prescription bottles found inside. Irsay faces a preliminary misdemeanor charge of driving while intoxicated and four felony counts of possession of a controlled substance, Hamilton County Sheriffs Department Deputy Bryant Orem said. A hearing is scheduled for March 26. An NFL spokesman said he is subject to discipline.From wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS Colorado at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. N.Y. Rangers at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. Toronto at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Chicago at Philadelphia, 7:30 p.m. Buffalo at Calgary, 9 p.m. Nashville at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m. Washington at Anaheim, 10 p.m. Florida at San Jose, 10:30 p.m. NCAA Basketball Tournament First Round At Dayton, Ohio Tonight FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Albany (NY)2(141) Mt. St. Marys Xavier 2(142) NC State Tomorrow Cal Poly 3(130) Texas Southern TennesseePk(142) Iowa Second Round Thursday At Buffalo, N.Y. Ohio St. 6(131) Dayton Syracuse 12(128) W. Michigan UConn 4(130) Saint Josephs Villanova 16(140) Milwaukee At Orlando, Fla. Florida 23(135) Mount St. Marys OR Florida 21(119) Albany (NY) Pittsburgh 5(128) Colorado Saint LouisPk(133) Xavier OR Saint Louis2(135) NC State Louisville 16(142) Manhattan At Milwaukee Oregon 5(158) BYU Wisconsin13(122) American U. Texas 1(141) Arizona St. Michigan 16(126) Wofford At Spokane, Wash. Cincinnati 3(122) Harvard Michigan St.14(149) Delaware Oklahoma 4(150) N. Dakota St. San Diego St.7(128) New Mexico St. Friday At Raleigh, N.C. Tennessee 4(133) UMass OR Iowa 6(157) UMass Duke 13(140) Mercer Virginia 21(121) Coastal Car. Memphis 3(142) George Washington At St. Louis New Mexico4(137) Stanford Kansas 15(146) E. Kentucky Wichita St.18(122) Cal Poly OR Wichita St.22(138) Texas Southern Kentucky 5(132) Kansas St. At San Antonio Baylor 3(130) Nebraska Creighton 14(154) Lafayette North Carolina4(143) Providence Iowa St. 9(144) NC Central At San Diego VCU 6(137) Stephen F. Austin UCLA 9 (146) Tulsa Arizona 19(127) Weber St. Oklahoma St.2(139) Gonzaga Tonight NIT First Round at St. Johns15(136) Robert Morris at Florida St.12(140) Fla. Gulf Coast at Georgetown3(142) West Virginia at Green Bay6(146) Belmont at Minnesota17(133) High Point at Clemson6(123) Georgia St. at Missouri7(149) Davidson at Arkansas9(149) Indiana St. at Saint Marys (Cal)1(130) Utah CBI Tournament First Round at Siena 3(138) Stony Brook College Insider Tournament First Round at Canisius12(167) VMI Wright St. 2(134) at East Carolina at E. Michigan11(127) Norfolk St. at ETSU 6(156) Chattanooga at Valparaiso3(129) Columbia at Sam Houston St.11(143) Alabama St. at San Diego11(135) Portland St. Tomorrow NIT First Round at Boston U.Pk(125) Illinois at Louisiana Tech7(165) Iona at Georgia 6(126) Vermont at Southern Miss.9(144) Toledo at SMU 9(126) UC Irvine at San Francisco1(147) LSU at California14(129) Utah Valley St. NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Miami 10(200) at Cleveland Toronto 1(203) at Atlanta at Portland12(205) Milwaukee Washington3(200) at Sacramento at Golden State14(202) Orlando BASEBALL American League BOSTON RED SOX Optioned RHP Allen Webster and C Christian Vazquez to Pawtucket. Reassigned SS Deven Marrero to their minor league camp. National League MIAMI MARLINS Optioned RHP Sam Dyson, LHP Brian Flynn and C Rob Brantly to New Orleans (PCL). Optioned LHP Edgar Olmos to Jacksonville (SL). Re-assigned LHPs Adam Conley, Andrew Heaney, James Leverton, Greg Nappo and Josh Spence, RHPs Bryan Evans, Rett Varner, Nick Wittgren, C Austin Barnes. INFs Danny Black, Mark Canha, Colin Moran and OF Joe Benson to their minor league camp. BASKETBALL National Basketball Association ORLANDO MAGIC Signed C Dewayne Dedmon for the remainder of the season. FOOTBALL National Football League ARIZONA CARDINALS Re-signed CB Bryan McCann to a one-year contract. CAROLINA PANTHERS Re-signed LB Jason Williams and CB James Dockery. CINCINNAT BENGALS Re-signed S Taylor Mays. DALLAS COWBOYS Signed QB Brandon Weeden to a two-year contract. GREEN BAY PACKERS Signed DT Letroy Guion. NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Signed CB Darrelle Revis and WR Brandon LaFell. NEW ORLEANS SAINTS Agreed to terms with OT Zach Strief on a five-year contract extension. NEW YORK GIANTS Signed CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. OAKLAND RAIDERS Signed WR James Jones and OL Kevin Boothe. PHILADELPHIA EAGLES Agreed to terms with S Nate Allen on a one-year contract. PITTSBURGH STEELERS Re-signed OL Guy Whimper to a one-year contract. SAN DIEGO CHARGERS Signed WR Seyi Ajirotutu to a one-year contract. SEATTLE SEAHAWKS Agreed to terms with K Steven Hauschka on a multi-year contract. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Signed LB Dane Fletcher and OL Oniel Cousins. COLLEGE ILLINOIS Named Isiah Williams director of football alumni and former player relations. NORTHWESTERN Announced sophomore mens basketball F Kale Abrahamson will transfer. VIRGINIA TECH Fired mens basketball coach James Johnson.
Stanton 3-run homer helps Marlins beat Mets 10-7 Associated PressFORT MYERS Grady Sizemore had three hits, scored three runs and showed a good glove in the outfield, helping the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-5 Monday. Sizemore, sidelined by injuries for two seasons, was signed in January to a $750,000, one-year contract. An AL All-Star in each of his last three full seasons (2006-08), Sizemore has been hampered by injuries over the last five years and missed the past two seasons following operations on his right knee and back. With the Red Sox wearing green jerseys on St. Patricks Day, starter John Lackey gave up five runs, six hits and two walks in five innings with three strikeouts. Cardinals starter Shelby Miller gave yp three runs, three hits and three walks in 3 2/3 innings.Braves 4, Astros 0, 5 inn.KISSIMMEE Dan Uggla drove in three runs with a home run and a triple in the Atlanta Braves 4-0 victory over the Houston Astros, a game shortened to five innings by rain. Ugglas third spring training homer came in the second inning off Darin Downs, who allowed just the one hit in two innings. Uggla tripled off Kevin Chapman in a three-run third. Atlantas Alex Wood struck out six and gave up two hits in five innings. Carter Gattis had two hits for the Braves and scored on Ugglas triple. Chapman gave up five hits in one inning. Brett Oberholtzer and Jerome Williams, candidates for Houstons rotation, pitched in an intrasquad game in anticipation of the rain.Marlins 10, Mets 7JUPITER Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer off Gonzalez Germen in the sixth inning, and the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 10-7 to improve to 5-0 against their NL East rival in spring training. Pinch-hitter Reed Johnson led off the fourth with a home run against Jon Lannan. Marlins starter Henderson Alvarez struck out five in four innings, allowing one run, three hits and two walks. Mets starter Lannan gave up five runs, eight hits and four walks in 3 1/3 innings. Cubs (ss) 4, Angels 2 (ss)MESA, Ariz. Edwin Jackson threw four scoreless innings and Darnell McDonald had two hits, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in a split-squad game. Jackson allowed three hits, walked one and struck out six. Joe Blanton pitched 5 1/3 innings for Los Angeles and was charged with three runs and four hits. The veteran righthander has pitched well since moving from the first-base side of the pitching rubber to the third-base side before his last spring start. Chicago scored three times with two out in the third. Emilio Bonifacio drove in McDonald with a triple, and then scored on Ryan Roberts double. Anthony Rizzo singled in Roberts.Athletics 6, Cubs (ss) 2PHOENIX The Oakland Athletics scratched lefthander Scott Kazmir from their spring game against the Chicago Cubs due to left triceps stiffness. Brandon Moss and Nick Punto then had two hits apiece as Oakland went on to a 6-2 victory over the Cubs split-squad. Kazmirs injury isnt believed to be serious, but he did see an orthopedist. It was part of a difficult day for Oakland, which lost pitcher Jarrod Parker for the season. The promising right-hander will have elbow ligament replacement surgery next week after an MRI in Florida determined the need for the operation. Cubs starting pitcher James McDonald threw two pitches and had to leave with right shoulder soreness. Rockies 9, Angels 7PEORIA, Ariz. Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki returned to the lineup after being sidelined by a bruised left calf. Tulowitzki went 0 for 3 in a 9-7 spring win over the Los Angeles Angels. He also had a fourth-inning throwing error that led to two unearned runs. Brett Anderson worked six innings for Colorado. The lefthander allowed five runs, three earned, and eight hits. He struck out five and walked none. Padres starter Tyson Ross yielded 12 hits and six runs in 4 1/3 innings. Josh Rutledge went 3 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs for the Rockies.White Sox 9, Brewers 0PHOENIX Matt Davidson hit two doubles, drove in a pair of runs and scored and Josh Richmond hit a pinch-hit homer as the Chicago White Sox roughed up Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers 9-0. Lohse, scuffled in his third Cactus League start, allowing five runs and seven hits in 3 2/3 innings. He walked two and struck out two. White Sox starter Felipe Paulino had his best effort of the spring, striking out four while scattering three walks and two hits over five scoreless innings.Angels (ss) 8, Giants 7TEMPE, Ariz. Josh Hamilton had an infield single in his first spring game of the year in the Los Angeles Angels 8-7 loss to the San Francisco Giants. Hamilton went 1 for 3 for the split squad. The five-time All-Star and 2010 AL MVP has been hampered by a sprained left calf muscle. Hamilton started a threerun fourth inning against Giants starter Tim Lincecum with a base hit off first baseman Mark Minicozzis glove. Lincecum, a two-time NL Cy Young Award winner, allowed seven hits and five runs in 5 1/3 innings. Angels starter Hector Santiago allowed three runs in 5 1/3 innings.Reds 5, Indians 4GOODYEAR, Ariz. Minor league outfielder Steve Selsky doubled in two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Cincinnati Reds, who bounced back from blowing a three-run lead and rallied to beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4. Nick Swisher homered and Lonnie Chisenhall tripled to bring the Indians back after they fell behind 3-0. Cleveland took a 4-3 lead in the top of the ninth. Corey Kluber gave up five of the seven hits he allowed in the Reds three-run second inning. Jay Bruces leadoff double and Todd Fraziers two-run triple gave the Reds an early advantage. Joey Votto singled twice in four at-bats.B4TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Associated PressBostons Daniel Nava, left, is safe at the plate Monday as he avoids the tag of St. Louis catcher Tony Cruz in the fifth inning inning of an exhibition game in Fort Myers. Thunder roll Bulls Lightning top Canucks 4-3 Associated PressTAMPA Steven Stamkos and Ondrej Palat both had a goal and an assist to lead the Tampa Bay Lightning past the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 on Monday night. Valtteri Filppula and Tom Pyatt also scored for the Lightning, who moved into a second-place tie with Montreal with one game at hand in the Atlantic Division after completing a 3-1-2 homestand. Ben Bishop extended his single-season team record with his 32nd win. Alexandre Burrows scored two goals for the Canucks. After Pyatt scored midway through the third period, the Canucks got within one on goals by Burrows at 11:44 and Hansen at 15:16.Bruins 4, Wild 1BOSTON Jarome Iginla scored two goals, Tuukka Rask stopped 33 shots, and the Eastern Conferenceleading Boston Bruins extended their winning streak to nine games with a 4-1 win over the Minnesota Wild. Loui Eriksson and Reilly Smith also scored for Boston.Blues 3, Jets 1ST. LOUIS David Backes scored twice, and Ryan Miller made 16 saves in another win as the St. Louis Blues beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-1. Brendan Morrow also scored for St. Louis, and Jay Bouwmeester had two assists. Eric ODell had the lone goal for Winnipeg, and Al Montoya made 23 saves. Braves pitcher Medlen heading to surgery, Beachy still uncertainKISSIMMEE Braves pitcher Kris Medlen will undergo season-ending surgery on Tuesday, while teammate Brandon Beachy is getting another opinion on his ailing elbow. The Braves announced Medlens surgery after he was examined Monday by Dr. James Andrews in Gulf Breeze. Beachy was also examined by Andrews and will now head to Los Angeles to get another opinion from Dr. Neal ElAttrache, the Dodgers team physician. Medlen will undergo the second Tommy John surgery of his career after having the elbow ligament replaced in 2010. Beachy underwent the same procedure in 2012 and has endured multiple setbacks since then. Medlen and Beachy were expected to be stalwarts of the Braves rotation. After they went down, the team hastily signed free agent Ervin Santana to a $14.1 million, oneyear contract.From wire reports Red Sox top Cards in World Series rematch Associated PressTampa Bay right wing J.T. Brown, right, checks Vancouver left wing David Booth as they battle for the puck Monday during the first period in Tampa. Pacers survive scare from lowly 76ers Associated PressCHICAGO Kevin Durant finished with 35 points and 12 rebounds, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Chicago Bulls 97-85 on Monday night. Russell Westbrook added 17 points after sitting out the previous day to rest his surgically repaired knee, and the Thunder rebounded from their most lopsided loss of the season. They went on a 13-point run after the Bulls scored eight straight early in the fourth to cut the lead to one and pulled this one out after falling by 23 at home to Dallas on Sunday. Durant ran his streak of games with 25 or more points to 32, the longest in the NBA since Michael Jordan did it in 40 in a row during the 1986-87 season. He also chipped in with five assists. Chicagos Joakim Noah, whos been hearing MVP! chants lately, shot 2 of 8 but finished with nine points, 12 rebounds and nine assists.Pacers 99, 76ers 90INDIANAPOLIS Lance Stephenson scored 25 points and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an early deficit to beat Philadelphia 99-90, handing the 76ers their franchiserecord 21st straight loss. Paul George had 24 points for the Pacers, who staked the Sixers to a 15-6 lead before taking the lead and pulling away. George Hill scored 11 points, Ian Mahinmi had 10 and David West grabbed 12 rebounds. Thaddeus Young had 23 points to lead the Sixers, who tied the Detroit Pistons for the sixth-longest losing streak in NBA history. The Pistons lost 21 straight bridging the 197980 and 1980-81 seasons. The Cleveland Cavaliers set the NBA record for consecutive losses with 26, in the 2010-11 season.Hawks 97, Bobcats 83CHARLOTTE, N.C. Paul Millsap scored 28 points, and the Atlanta Hawks snapped the Charlotte Bobcats eight-game home winning with a 97-83 victory. It was Atlantas 11th straight win over Charlotte. Pero Antic had 11 points and 10 rebounds and DeMarre Carroll scored all nine of his points in the fourth quarter to help the Hawks open an 18-point lead. Kemba Walker led the Bobcats with 20 points.Nets 108, Suns 95NEW YORK Deron Williams scored 28 points and even dunked for the first time this season, leading the Brooklyn Nets to a 108-95 victory over the Phoenix Suns that extended their home winning streak to nine. Williams shot 11 of 13 from the field and looks all the way back after ankle problems wrecked his first half of the season. Joe Johnson added 19 points for the Nets, on their longest home winning streak since winning nine straight from March 15-April 6, 2006. Markieff Morris scored 18 points and Gerald Green 17 for the Suns.Rockets 124, Jazz 86HOUSTON Terrence Jones scored 30 points and the Houston Rockets ended a three-game skid with their most lopsided victory of the season, a 124-86 win over the Utah Jazz. Dwight Howard was out with an ankle strain, leaving the Rockets without him for the first time this season. Houston led 92-69 entering the fourth, and the big advantage allowed an overworked James Harden, who had played more than 43 minutes in three of the previous four games, to rest a bit as he watched the fourth quarter from the bench. Harden finished with 15 points. Derrick Favors had 15 points for the Jazz a night after scoring a career-high 28.Mavericks 94, Celtics 89DALLAS Dirk Nowitzki led another balanced scoring effort with 19 points, and the Dallas Mavericks opened a franchiserecord eight-game homestand by holding on for a 94-89 victory over the Boston Celtics. The Celtics trailed by double digits twice in the second half before getting within one in the final minute but couldn't avoid an 0-15 finish on the road against the Western Conference. Monta Ellis added 17 points for Dallas, and Devin Harris had 12. Jerryd Bayless had 19 points and Kris Humphries matched a season high with 14 rebounds for the Celtics, who lost their fifth straight game and 12th in the past 15. Associated PressOklahoma City guard Russell Westbrook shoots Monday over Chicago forward Carlos Boozer, left, and Kirk Hinrich, right, during the first half in Chicago.
HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Inside:Play golf, help homeless animals/ C7 A diet of processed products can lead to nutrient deficiency, obesity and a slew of maladies. There are a lot of reasons people eat. Taste. Socialization. Comfort. But what is foods true purpose? Fuel. The body is a beautiful, strong, complex machine, said Dr. Jill Adera, an Inverness physician. Nutritions root meaning is to nourish. Food is supposed to help you grow or metabolize, but thats not whats going on with most peoples diets. Adera points to the food industry as the culprit for most poor eating habits. The inundation of packaged and processed products has discouraged people from picking out their own ingredients and cooking, she said. Consequently, the general population consumes too few nutrients and too many calories and/or sugars, leading to weight gain and a whole host of health problems. Diabetes, heart disease, arthritis, cancer and depression can all result from obesity, Adera said. Its so mentally distracting too. So many people struggle with their self value because of their weight. Getting on the right track with nutrition can feel overwhelming given the abundance of unhealthy options available, most of which are very convenient, tasty and cheap. Theres also no shortage of fad diets, advocating different theories on weight loss and management. But the easiest route to good nutrition, Adera said, is to ask yourself, Is what Im eating really food? Here, she shares a few common food myths and her list of shopping essentials. Katie Hendrick For the Chronicle Myth No. 5Eating well is expensive. Its true that a lot of grocery stores buy one, get one free deals tend to be snack foods, but healthy options wont necessarily break the bank, Adera said. Frozen vegetables, instant brown rice, oatmeal these are all very affordable and nutritious. Cheat sheetFor a well-balanced, nutrientrich diet, Adera said the following foods should always be in your cart: Berries Oatmeal Eggs Beans Leafy greens (ideally, spinach or kale) Fish Almonds or natural peanut butter Brown rice Carrots Whole wheat bread (Dr. Aderas pick is Ezekiel bread) A low fat meat (think: chicken or turkey) Myth No. 1Cereal is good for you. This confuses a lot of people, because if you look at the nutrition label, it looks like cereal provides 100 percent of everything, Adera said. But its not what it seems, because almost every cereals been enriched, meaning the nutrients were added in because the refining process stripped all nutritional value from the grain. Plus, cereals bonded with sugar. The exception: oatmeal. Low in calories and high in fiber and protein, oatmeal is one of the most nutritious foods you can eat, Adera said. Myth No. 2Milk and yogurt are healthy. Dairy products really should be enjoyed in limited quantities, Adera said. Milk and yogurt have way more sugars than most people think. While milk is essential to help babies bodies grow, it hasnt been proven that adults benefit much from cows milk, she said. Myth No. 3Carbs make you fat. Carbohydrates include a lot more foods than cake or pasta or white bread, Adera said. Watermelons a carb. Broccolis a carb. Carbohydrates are great sources of energy if you pick the right ones. Vegetables, obviously, are good choices, Adera said. When it comes to choosing bread, Adera advises scrutinizing the product. If you can see seeds, its probably good, she said. If it seems dense, its probably good. Also scan the nutrition label for buzzwords, such as blend or enriched: If you see them, put it back on the shelf, she said. Myth No. 4Eggs raise your cholesterol. Cholesterol changes arent caused by specific foods, or by diet alone, Adera said. Its about changing your weight. Eggs are great sources of protein. GET HEALTHY FROM THE INSIDE OUT! Do you know your bone density? Are you at risk for diabetes, heart disease, or cancer? Do you have a healthy amount of lean muscle? Find out with a DEXA body composition scan. The DEXA body composition scan is considered the gold standard for determining your body composition This painless and quick exam will measure the percentage of bone, fat, and lean muscle within your b ody. a comprehensive report will be given to each patient immediately after completion of their scan. 1-855-GULFCOAST (1-855-485-3262) Call today to schedule your exam 000HGCC Prescription required The DEXA scan is now offered for an introductory price of $60.00 Promotion good thru April
C2TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE Get ready to relay and fight the good fight against cancer Yes, Relay for Life season is upon us, and it is time for all of us to get ready to relay. One person can make a difference. One event can make a difference. For those of you who have attended a Relay for Life event, you know what I am talking about. For those of you who have not, make this year your first to experience this life-changing event. Many people ask me where Relay for Life got its start. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life began in Tacoma, Wash., as the City of Destiny Classic 24-Hour Run Against Cancer. In the mid-1980s, Dr. Gordy Klatt, a Tacoma colorectal surgeon, wanted to enhance the income of his local American Cancer Society office. He decided to personally raise money for the fight by doing something he enjoyed running marathons. In May 1985, Dr. Klatt spent a grueling 24 hours circling the track at Baker Stadium at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma for more than 83 miles. Throughout the night, friends paid $25 to run or walk 30 minutes with him. He raised $27,000 to fight cancer. That first year, nearly 300 of Dr. Klatts friends, family and patients watched as he ran and walked the course. While he circled the track those 24 hours, he thought about how others could take part. He envisioned a 24-hour team relay event that could raise more money to fight cancer. Months later he pulled together a small committee to plan the first team relay event known as the City of Destiny Classic 24-Hour Run Against Cancer. In 1986, 19 teams took part in the first team relay event on the track at the colorful, historical Stadium Bowl and raised $33,000. An indescribable spirit prevailed at the track and in the tents that dotted the infield. Now, look at us today. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life is a life-changing event that gives everyone in our community a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease. At Relay, teams of people camp out at our local high schools, and take turns walking or running around the track. Each team is asked to have a representative on the track at all times during the event. Because cancer never sleeps, Relays are overnight events up to 24 hours in length. There are special moments at each relay. Our relays start with a Survivors Lap, an inspirational time when survivors are invited to circle the track together and help everyone celebrate the victories weve achieved over cancer. We also take time, a very special moment, to honor and remember people who have been touched by cancer during the Luminaria Ceremony. Candles are lit inside bags filled with sand, each one bearing the name of a person touched by cancer, and participants often walk a lap in silence. As people take time to remember, those who have walked alongside others battling cancer can grieve and find healing. This is a time that truly highlights the importance of defeating this disease. This moment always drives home the reason that we do it. Many people ask me why we do it, why do we stay up all night? There are so many reasons. The American Cancer Society Relay for Life represents the hope that those lost to cancer will never be forgotten, that those who face cancer will be supported, and that one day cancer will be eliminated. It is more than just a fundraiser its a life-changing experience. At Relay, every person in the community has a chance to celebrate, remember, and fight back. And every person who participates joins others in our community as part of this movement to end cancer. So, Citrus County, lets get Ready to Relay. This year, two Relay for Life events will take place in Citrus County. The Inverness/Lecanto Relay will take place at Citrus High School on Friday, April 4th. The Crystal River/Dunnellon Relay will take place at Crystal River High School on Friday, April 25th. This year, make an effort to attend at least one of these events. If you have never Relayed, you will be moved, and I promise you, you will be hooked.Dr. Bennett is a board-certified radiation oncologist. If you have any suggestions for topics, or have any questions, contact him at 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER Significant weight loss can be sign of cancer Mr. Smith is a 75-year-old gentleman who went to see his family physician for a routine visit. His physician noticed that he was losing weight. In the past three months, he lost almost 15 pounds. He was not trying, but he, as most of us, did not mind losing weight. His doctor was concerned and he referred the patient to me for further work-up. Most people with cancer will lose weight at some point. When you lose weight for no known reason, its called an unexplained weight loss. An unexplained weight loss of 10 pounds or more may be the first sign of cancer. This happens most often with cancers of the pancreas, stomach, esophagus (swallowing tube) or lung. It can also be lymphoma. Other cancers can also cause unexplained weight loss. Weight loss is common among people with cancer and is often the first noticeable sign of the disease. As many as 40 percent of people with cancer report unexplained weight loss at the time of diagnosis, and up to 80 percent of people with advanced cancer. It can be in combination with cachexia (or wasting), which is the combination of weight loss and muscle mass loss. The condition is associated with fatigue, weakness, loss of energy and an inability to perform everyday tasks. People experiencing cachexia often cannot manage treatments well and may experience more intense symptoms. We all know that losing weight is extremely difficult. If you lose weight without trying, please take it seriously. Lots of us want to lose weight anyway and so they feel that weight loss is good. Remember it can be a sign of something very serious like cancer going on. It can be the first and only sign of cancer. Unexplained weight loss is not always due to cancer. It can be due to varied reasons like depression, a stomach problem or low or underactive thyroid, dental problems, etc. Generally, you should see your doctor if you have lost 5 percent of your body weight within six months or less and have done so without modifying your diet or exercising. I am not discouraging anyone to lose weight and this applies mainly to people who lose weight without sincere effort. My patient had a complete workup for cancer. He was diagnosed with cancer of the lymph nodes called Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma. He was started on chemotherapy. He is doing well. He is gaining weight. He has a good chance of cure.Dr. Sunil Gandhi is a hematologist and oncologist. He is the volunteer medical adviser of the Citrus Unit of American Cancer Society. Write to 521 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, email email@example.com or call 352-746-0707. Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS Osteoporosis Citrus County Support Group is a part of the NOFs affiliated support group program dedicated to providing timely information and support to people affected by osteoporosis. Meetings are at 1p.m. the third Tuesday monthly in Room 115 at the Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. Each month offers a guest speaker or group discussion. Everyone is invited. For information, call Janet Croft at 352-249-7874 or email The BoneZone2010@yahoo.com. SPRING HILL Nature Coast Multiple Myeloma Support Group 6p.m. the third Wednesday monthly at the Oak Hill Hospital Partners Club (formerly Spring Hill Enrichment Center) at Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd. (State Road 50), Brooksville. Free dinner buffet will be served. Contact Herb and Dianne Terry at 352-621-0672 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Richard Blustein at 352428-4536 or Blustein22@aol.com. SPRING HILL Look Good Feel Better Support Group, 3:30 to 5p.m. third Wednesday monthly at the Florida Cancer Specialists, 10441 Quality Drive, Suite 203, in the Medical Arts Building next to Spring Hill Hospital. Call 352-688-7744. Different Strokes for Different Folks stroke support group, 10:30a.m. to noon the third Thursday monthly in the Inpatient Rehabilitation Multipurpose Room at Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center in Crystal River. Call 352-795-1234 for details. Alzheimers caregiver and family support group 2:30p.m. the third Thursday monthly at Superior Residences of Lecanto, 4865 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway. Call 352-746-5483. See MONTHLY/ Page C6 Citrus Centurions 208,833 CRPS Bear Cub Steps 171,413 DoubleD 238,750 Hot to Trot 113,916 Moving Along 219,625 Beauties and the Beast 591,500 Book Smart 367,252 CRPS Steppin Tweeners 272,500 Fitness Warriors 289,394 JAM 431,000 Movin On Up 286,473 Pets n Steps 303,500 Pines Pedometer Packers 355,875 Salad Sisters 212,800 We Are Family 368,501 Walkin the Boss 191,000 BFF 1,606 Bikini Bound1,206 CRPS Cubs in Minute Training694 Government Gals & A Guy1,748 Homosassa Lassies2,590 In Tune But Out of Shape1,355 Just Us2,285 Paper Dolls894 Pine Nuts1,320 Preschoolers1,464 Sole Trainers1,961 Skyhawkers2,185 Team Wellness2,004 2 Carrs312 2 Plus 12,287 Ambulators1,206 But, Im Not Dead Yet3,514 CPR Exercise Warriors901 CRPS Minute Tracking Tweeners1,085 Happy Hearts1,061 Health Nuts1,145 HPH-Citrus Rocksters912 HPH-Hip for Fitness1,519 JCM Motivators1,669 Jigglers1,100 Lake Front Losers3,614 Little Rascals1,442 Ramblers2,241 Sunflower Springs Seedlings648 Team K-9863 The Heat is On1,256 Unleashed930 Windermere Wonders Plus4,410 Yld for Citrus YMCA1,854 CRPS Minute Tracking Pros2,378 Jazzercise Junkies3,933 Community-Wide Fitness ChallengeTEAM POINTS RECORD February 3 March 16 2014 To qualify, you must be: NATURE COAST CLINICAL RESEARCH Crystal River (352) 563-1865 PARTICIPATE IN A RESEARCH STUDY Postmenopausal Women Female Between 40 & 65 years old Postmenopausal with an intact uterus Suffering from hot flashes 000HMQK You may not participate if you: Use a pack of cigarettes or more per day Have a history of heart attack, stroke, blood clots, diabetes requiring medication, or chronic liver disease. If you would like to know more about setting up an appointment for pre-screening, please contact: If you qualify, you will receive at no charge: Investigational study medication Study-related medical exams Laboratory services
AAA support group meets at 7:30p.m. Mondays for the purpose of resolving underlying issues for healing. Meetings are at Vision Temple Ministries 705 Daniel Ave., Brooksville, across the street from SunTrust bank on U.S. 41. Call 352-7541009 for information. R.I. Discovery (Recovery International) Dr. Abraham Low, self-help systems for mental health depression, obsession, stress, fears, anger. Meetings are 2 to 4p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 N. Citrus Ave. Call Jackie, 352-563-5182. Together We Grow Nar-Anon Family Group 6:45p.m. Wednesdays at Dunnellon Presbyterian Church, 20641 Chestnut St., Room204 in office building, use right-side entrance across from the Memorial Garden; Nar-Anon is for family and friends of addicts. Find a free local support group in your area: call 888947-8885 or go to www.NARANONFL.org. Recovery from Food Addiction 7 p.m. Thursdays at St. Annes Church, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, in the parish hall library. Call Peg at 410903-7740. Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free 12-step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession, overeating, undereating or bulimia. For details or a list of meetings, call 352-2708534 or visit www.foodaddicts.org. 7 to 8:30p.m. Sundays at Queen of Peace Catholic Church Main Hall, 6455 S.W. State Road 200, Ocala. Bereavement Group, 1:30 to 3p.m. Thursdays in the back hall, St. Thomas Church, off U.S.19 south of Cardinal Street. Group is composed of men and women who are experiencing grief and are convinced Life can be good again. Open to all. Come or call Anne at 352-220-1959. Al-Anon groups meet regularly in Citrus County. Call 352-697-0497. Inverness AFG: 8p.m. Mondays, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 S. U.S.41. 6 p.m. Mondays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Crystal River AFG: 8p.m. Tuesdays, St. Benedict Catholic Church, 455 S. Suncoast Blvd. Lecanto AFG: 8p.m. Thursdays, Unity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Crystal River AFG: 11:30a.m. Thursdays at YANA Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Awareness Lunch Bunch AFG: 12:30p.m. Fridays, St. Margaret Episcopal Church, 114 N. Osceola Ave., Inverness. Stepping Stones AFG: 10a.m. Saturdays at Yana Club, 147 Seventh St. (off Citrus Avenue), Crystal River. Tuesday Morning Serenity: 10a.m. Tuesday at Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Alcoholics Anonymous: If you drink, and want to stop, call Alcoholics Anonymous Nature Coast Intergroup at 352-621-0599. Visit the website: www.nc intergroup.com. 10:30a.m. Sundays, 10300 S. Riviera Drive, Chassahowitzka Community Center, 1mile west of U.S.19 on Miss Maggie Drive, turn left, two blocks. AC Group, 7p.m. Tuesdays at Church Without Walls, 3962 N. Roscoe Road, Hernando. Call Laverne at 352-637-4563. Visit the website: www.alcoholics forchrist.com. A 12-step Christian support group meets at 6p.m. every Wednesday at Living Waters Ministries, 12 N. Melbourne St., Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352-5272443. Free and open to the public. DUNNELLON Grief support group 6p.m. Thursdays at the First Baptist Church of Dunnellon, 20831 Powell Road. Call the church at 352-4892730. Narcotics Anonymous:HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 C3 What to do with a case of horrible of halitosis Halitosis, or commonly called bad breath, is an abnormal foul odor to the breath. It is a very common problem and we have all experienced it at one time or another. But, usually it is not a problem and very short-lived, because it can be handled easily with good oral hygiene. Interest and treatment of bad breath has been largely limited to a dental and oral surgeon. But on occasion, the otolaryngologist (ENT doctor) is called upon to evaluate a patient with a complaint of bad breath. This is usually to exclude disorders of the nose, sinus or tonsils that might be a contributing factor. In most cases, patients have tried everything they could at home, as well as contacting their dentist. And often, before they reach our office, we find that they have been fastidious in their oral hygiene manners. This particular problem can be a diagnostic challenge to the ear, nose and throat doctor, as rarely there is an underlying disease process. Typically, the most common problem with bad breath is that it is an odor that arises from a condition within the mouth, nose and sinus. But on rare occasions, the odors can have a systemic origin such as being blood borne and excreted via the air coming from the lung. While not usually the consequence of a serious medical problem, bad breath may become a significant social handicap for certain individuals, especially those who work closely with the public. Occasionally, neurosis will develop because of the problem of halitosis. There are individuals who compulsively use mints, mouthwashes and oral sprays for fear of offending others. Generally speaking, the person with bad breath commonly is unaware of this condition until he is informed by others. Mouth odors vary in quality and intensity. The quality of the odor is undoubtedly related to its odor. Diabetic patients can have a certain type of odor to their breath, as well as patients with liver problems can have a certain characteristic odor. A common cause of bad breath is age. The breath of infants and children is usually said to be sweet and pleasing, while the breath of an adolescent or an adult tends to be somewhat heavier, sometimes pungent and somewhat sour despite meticulous oral hygiene. The exact causes of these aging changes are unknown. There are normal changes in the breath during the day. As we all know, morning breath is somewhat disagreeable and probably related to decreased saliva flow during sleep and accumulation of food debris and bacteria. Throughout the day, increased lubrication of the mouth and normal movement of the tongue against the teeth, as well as eating or drinking, tends to clear the bad breath. Other factors, such as dehydration, over indulgence of alcohol and smoking have been shown to cause breakdown of cellular proteins and create compounds that cause bad breath. The hunger state also contributes to creation of an objectionable odor to the breath. This is due to a certain metabolic breakdown of products that create these compounds, as mentioned previously. This is easily resolved by either eating or drinking. Odors from the oral cavity are most commonly due to retention of food decomposing between the teeth, which is easily remedied with flossing, as well as prosthetic appliances, bridges, partials, dentures, etc., that tend to trap the food as well. Periodontal disease and chronic gingivitis also create a similar situation. Other oral conditions, such as decreased saliva secondary to radiation therapy for cancer, medications that dry the mouth out, water pills, antihistamines, inadequate fluid intake or chronic mouth breathing will create the same scenario. Odors arising from the nose and sinus, as a result of a sinus infection, foreign bodies that are trapped in the nose, commonly seen in kids when they will push a bean in their nose, will ultimately cause a smell as it deteriorates and rots. A history of problems involving the tonsils and adenoids can also contribute to bad breath. The origin of oral odors excreted through the lungs involves systemic breath problems. A classic example is garlic and onions, which ingested orally, can be readily detected in the expired air from the lungs. This has led to be hypothesis that impaired digestion of certain foods may be instrumental in the production of bad breath. A common myth is that the stomach plays a big part in the production of halitosis, which is untrue. Odors from extra oral causes, such as cancer, particularly in the airway, have a distinct smell of rotting flesh. In all cases of halitosis, it should be possible to carry out proper evaluation and determine the cause of the halitosis so that it can be specifically treated. Fortunately, the vast majority of times it is benign and meticulous oral hygiene including tooth brushing, rinsing, flossing, antiseptic mouthwashes and brushing of any coating of the top of the tongue is generally found to be effective. Denis Grillo, D.O., FOCOO, is an ear, nose and throat specialist in Crystal River. Call him at 352-795-0011 or visit Crystal CommunityENT.com. Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT HEALTH NOTES WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUPS Brochure highlights signs of drug abuseNarconon reminds families that abuse of addictive pharmaceutical drugs is on the rise. Learn to recognize the signs of drug abuse and get your loved ones help if they are at risk. Call Narconon for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all types of drugs. Narconon also offers free assessments and referrals: 800-431-1754 or DrugAbuseSolution.com.Oak Hill Hospital talks about spinal stenosisSPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital will continue its For Your Health Community Education Series from 5:30to 7p.m. Tuesday, April 8. Dr. George D. Giannakopoulos will present Lumbar Spinal Stenosis at the Silverthorn Country Club, 4550 Golf Club Lane, Brooksville. Dr. Giannakopoulos is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and fellowship trained in clinical neurosurgery. He completed his internship in general surgery at the University of Rochester in Rochester, N.Y. He completed a fellowship in clinical neurosurgery at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester, Mass., and his residency in neurosurgery at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa. Giannakopoulos, a neurosurgeon at Oak Hill Hospital, will cover nonsurgical and surgical management of lumbar spinal stenosis. His presentation will cover signs and symptoms, causes, diagnosis, medications, non-surgical treatments, minimally invasive surgery and rehabilitation approaches. Admission is free and a complimentary hot meal will be served. Seating is limited and reservations are required: Call 352-628-6060 in Citrus or register online at OakHillHospital.com/For YourHealth. Hospice rememberance ceremonies slated HPH Hospice invites individuals and families with children of any age to memorialize and celebrate the lives of those who have died at its semi-annual Time for Remembrance services from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 2. Anyone in the community who has experienced the loss of a loved one and would like to honor them in this special way is welcome to attend. The interfaith, hour-long services are led by an HPH Hospice chaplain and a bereavement counselor, and will combine music and readings for a unique and deeply personal experience. There is no charge to participate and reservations are not needed. The event take place at the new Hospice Care Center of Citrus County located at 2939 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, on State Road 44, 3/10 of mile east of County Road 491, in Lecanto. Watch for the gazebo and winding drive into the wooded area and Hospice Care Center. The Time for Remembrance ceremonies are held underneath a canopy, rain or shine. There is plenty of seating and refreshments will be provided immediately afterward. For information, call 352-527-4600. Hospice to present Five Wishes workshopHospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast will present a Five Wishes workshop on National Health Care Decisions Day, Wednesday, April 16, at 2p.m. at the Wings Community Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Suite A, Homosassa. The simplest living will is Five Wishes. The 12-page document asks you questions and gives you options about your care in plain language. It allows a person to plan for times of serious illness and death by completing an advance directive, or living will, in which you designate the person who will make those decisions when you cant make them for yourself. The workshop will be moderated by Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast Wings Grief Services Manager Jonathan Beard. According to Beard, Five Wishes is written in everyday language and helps start and structure important conversations about care in times of serious illness. It helps you express how you want to be treated if you are seriously ill and unable to speak for yourself. Its an innovative living will that goes beyond medical questions to deal with personal, emotional and spiritual issues. The Five Wishes workshop is offered at no charge, open to the public and reservations are suggested. Call Jonathan Beard at 352.621.1500. Visit Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast on Facebook or at www.hospiceof citrus.org.Nature Coast EMS announces new classNature Coast EMS is pleased to announce the next Citizens Academy will begin March18. The Citizens Academy is a hands-on opportunity for community members to see and learn what Nature Coast EMS paramedics and EMTs do every day. Graduates learn skills they can use in actual emergencies because the academy is focused on hands-on training, showing and teaching the skills that an EMS crew may use. Participants will get to practice starting IVs, intubations See WEEKLY / Page C6 See NOTES / Page C6 Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 email@example.com Accepting New Patients Serving Citrus County Since 1993 WE ACCEPT Medicare Aetna Humana United Healthcare Coventry Medicare Blue Cross/ Blue Shield Cigna Universal And Other Major Insurances 000HNO7 000HI6Y 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS Can preparing a will really save money? Get the answers to your questions about wills and trusts at the FREE TO THE PUBLIC APRIL 3, 9-10:30AM CALL 795-5411 Ext. 311 FOR RESERVATIONS Key Training Center Foundation 5399 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Lecanto http://kcflega cygiving.org Provide And Protect Workshop On Wills 000HJJ7 Why is a will important? How do I know if I have enough money to include a charitable donation? Does preparing a will have to be difficult? Can I change my mind? 000HJC4 Quality Mobility INC 609 SE U.S. HWY. 19 CRYSTAL RIVER (352) 564-1414 Treat your feet to something sweet! If youre Diabetic, Medicare will cover shoes and inserts at little or no cost to you.* *Deductibles and co-pay may apply. Quality Mobility INC WE ACCEPT MEDICARE AND MEDICAID FOR MOST MEDICAL EQUIPMENT
C4TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000H90Y Dont Miss Out! FAMILY FEATURES Nutrition, exercise and good health is more than just a trend. Its a new way of life for more and more families. Here are some ideas to encourage healthy eating habits for your whole family.Photo courtesy of Getty ImagesFeedthefamilyfast,flavorfulfoodstheylllove Antioxidant-Rich BlueberriesBlueberries are grown mostly in inland Florida counties. The blue berry is available from March until May, with peak-production in April. Blueberries, like all dark purple and blue fruits, are high in antioxidants, which help with the aging process. When buying, they should be firm and brightly colored. Store blueberries with a damp paper towel in the package to keep them moist. They can also be stored frozen for up to six months. Visit http://bit.ly/flblueberries for more information.Wholesome Mealtime SwapsNeed a better-for-you ingredient to swap out calorie-laden mayon naise,dressingsandotherspreads? Go with the deliciously creamy option of Wholly Guacamole instead. Made from the fresh est avocados and other all-natural ingredients, this tasty spread is low-calorie, with the basic recipe containing only 120 calories per quarter cup. Wholly Guacamole is nutrientdense too, boasting about 20 vita mins, minerals and phyto nutrients. Plus, its naturally sodium and cholesterol free. Visit www.eatwholly.com for more recipes and information.Healthy Eating = Healthy Weight LossConvenient, nutritious, delicious! Seattle Suttons Healthy Eating can help you lose weight, or simply provide a way to enjoy healthy foods without planning and cooking. Each week you get 21 freshly-prepared, portionand calorie-controlled meals delivered to your door, such as spiced apple pancakes, southwest chopped salad and Florentine-stuffed pasta shells. Unlike other prepared food plans, meals include fresh fruits and vege tables. Plus, foods are provided on a five-week menu rotation to spice up meal time with new, delicious choices. To learn more, visit www.seattlesutton.com or call (800-442-3438).Nourishing and Wholesome GoodnessA versatile and nutritious addition to any meal, MinuteMulti-Grain Medley is a delicious blend of four gluten-free 100 percent whole grains: brown rice, Thai red rice, wild rice and quinoa. Packed in four pre-portioned bags and ready in just 10 minutes, this blend can be served dur ing any meal of the day. For an easy breakfast, try cooking the medley in apple juice or other fruit juices then add your favorite fresh/dried fruit and nuts. Want a complete dinner time idea? Stir fry MinuteMulti-Grain Medley cooked in vegetable broth, with sesame oil, rotisserie chicken, frozen vegetables, onion, garlic and eggs for a simple Asian twist. Visit www.minuterice.com for a variety of recipe ideas. 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings 000HJRR Tee Up With CASA to DRIVE AWAY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 1st Annual Mixed Golf Scramble To Benefit CASA, The Citrus Abuse Shelter Association SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2014 9 Hole Scramble at the Meadows Golf Course Citrus Hills $60 per person includes green fees, cart, prizes and lunch in the Garden Room 7:30am Registration, 8:30am Shotgun Start Call 352-746-4425 or 352-344-8111 FOR MORE INFORMATION 000H0YW St. Scholastica Council of Catholic Women Presents Hats Off to Fashion Hats Off to Fashion March 29, 2014 Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club Doors open at 11 a.m. Delicious Entrees of Pasta, Pork or Salad Donation: $20 For Tickets call Carol 341-3603 or Trish 746-2873 By Bealls Wear Purple to work or school Put up purple-themed displays in storefronts Use purple lighting, balloons, ribbons and other decorative items for home displays Come up with your own creative way to show your support using purple For more information about Relay for Life Inverness/Lecanto, or to register a team for Relay For Life on April 4 & 5, visit www.relayforlife.org or call 1-800-227-2345 the Town Purple Help the American Cancer Society finish the fight against cancer by displaying your support Sunday, March 30 Saturday, April 5 000HJLQ 3rd Annual Golf For Meals Golf Tournament Emeritus at Barrington Place presents the Lunch during the event Hole-in-one prize provided by: Harley Davidson, Crystal River SPONSORS: Citrus County Chronicle, Harley Davidson of Crystal River, WYKE TV, Nature Coast Volunteer Center, FOX 96.7, Citrus 95.3, 7 Rivers Golf & Country Club Saturday, March 29, 2014 Registration begins at 8:00 am Shotgun start 9:00 am Four person scramble 7 Rivers Golf and Country Club For more information call (352) 527-5975
HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 C5 Exercise class set at Citrus SpringsCitrus County Parks & Recreation its Fit Forever exercise class with certified instructor Roger Roc OConnor. This ongoing class is from 6:30 to 7:30p.m. at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd., Citrus Springs, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $5 per class. Participants will move at their pace with this cardio, stretch and exercise class. No registration is needed, just sign up at a class. Call 352-465-7007. Wildlife park offers fitness programsThe Floridas Department of Environmental Protections Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park will host exercise classes in the Florida Room in the parks Visitor Center on U.S. 19 in Homosassa Springs: 9:30 to 10a.m. Mondays, March 24 and April 7. The public is invited to join in any of the exercise classes. While you are encouraged to attend all four classes, it is not mandatory. Consult your medical professional before beginning an exercise routine. A donation of $2 per class is suggested and will benefit the Friends of Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park. Presented by Steve and Patti Griffith, all of the exercises in this program are focused on improving balance, range of motion and strength. Participants should wear lose clothing and gym shoes appropriate for exercising. Regular park admission will apply for entrance into the Wildlife Park. For information on this and other fitness-related programs, call the park office at 352-628-5343, ext. 1002, Mondays through Fridays. Visit www.FloridaStateParks.org.All welcome at free yogaFree yoga and reiki sessions are offered weekly. For schedules and information, call Aviva (for yoga) at 352-419-7800 or Connie (for reiki) at 352-560-7686. Special chair yoga instructions offeredChair yoga classes are offered free at 10 a.m. Mondays at Alescis Corner Plaza, 1015 E. Norvell Bryant Highway, Hernando, across from Dollar General. This is an opportunity for people who are not able to practice regular yoga on mats. Classes are given by experienced, certified yoga teachers. Call 352-419-7800.Join groups at the YThe YMCA offers group exercise classes from cardio circuit to yoga, and everything in between. Classes are conducted at four locations: Cornerstone Baptist Church and First Presbyterian Church in Inverness, First United Methodist Church in Homosassa and Hope Evangelic Lutheran Church in Citrus Springs. Classes are available to anyone 18 and older, and are offered in the mornings and afternoons. Try the first class out at a YMCA location of choice for free. Call the YMCA 352-637-0132, or visit www.ymcasuncoast.org. Join Les Mills for classAfter numerous requests, the Y has answered the demand of adding Les Mills classes to the Group Exercise schedule. The Citrus County YMCA will offer Les Mills Body Pump at the new Crystal River Fitness Location, 780 S.E. Fifth Terrace. The class is taught by Cheryl Steffer, certified and trained Less Mills instructor. Les Mills Body Pump will sculpt, strengthen and tone the entire body. Through choreography and lively music Body Pump can help participants burn fat quickly and focus on the major muscle groups. Body Pump will get hearts racing with The Rep Effect, paired with squats, presses, lifts and curls. Call 352-637-0132. To download the Ys complete group exercise schedule, visit www.ymcasuncoast.org. Free Zumba classes at Unity of Citrus Zumba classes for beginners are offered at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Thursday and Saturday at the Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Lose weight while having fun. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 352-6283253. Club offers weekly Zumba lessonsYankeetown/Inglis Womans Club offers Zumba classes from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 352-447-2057.Yoga class open to allUnity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto, is host site for a community Divine Yoga class beginning at 10 a.m. Thursdays. The class is free of charge and is open to all ages and physical abilities. Some of the benefits of yoga are improved balance, coordination, strength and flexibility. Yoga is also helpful in counteracting stress and anxiety. For more information, call Sheila Abrahams at 352-270-8019 or email email@example.com. New classes offered at YZumba and yoga classes are being offered at the new Crystal River Fitness YMCA, 780 S.E. Fifth Terrace. Yoga, 10 a.m. Wednesday and 4:30 p.m. on Friday; and Zumba at 11 a.m. on Wednesdays. Purchase a group Exercise 10-class punch card for $40 and non-Y members $52. Call 352-637-0132 for more information. FITNESS PROGRAMS SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS Alzheimers AssociationFlorida Gulf Coast Chapter affiliated support groups are for family members, caregivers and others interested in learning more about Alzheimers disease. Meetings are open to everyone and free of charge. To arrange free respite care so you can attend a group, call the Hernando office at 352-688-4537 or 800-772-8672. Website: www.alzsupport.com Live chat every Wednesday at noon. Message boards open at all times to post questions and leave replies. Join the Alzheimers Association online community at www.alz.org/living_with_alzheimers_ message_boards_lwa.asp. Crystal River Health & Rehabilitation Center, 136 N.E. 12th Ave., Crystal River; 2p.m. third Saturday monthly. Call Christina DiPiazza at 352-795-5044. First Tuesday, 11a.m., Our Lady of Fatima, 550 S. U.S. 41, Inverness. Second Monday, 1p.m., First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Free respite care available. Last Wednesday, 11:30a.m., Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. Free respite care available. Brooksville: Lykes Memorial County Library, 238 Howell Ave.; 2:30p.m. first Friday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Brooksville: Oak Hill Hospital Senior Partners, 11361 Cortez Blvd.; 2:30p.m. first Thursday monthly. Call Jerry Fisher at 352-688-4537. Spring Hill: The Residence at Timber Pines, 3140 Forest Road; 2p.m. third Monday monthly. Call Diane Koenig at 352-683-9009 or The Residence at 352-683-9009. Free respite care provided, call to reserve. First United Methodist Church of Homosassa has several support groups that run on a monthly basis. All groups are open to the public and free of charge, and meet at 1 p.m. in Room 203 in the Administration Building: First Monday: diabetic support group. Second Monday: Alzheimers/dementia caregivers support group. Fourth Monday: stroke survivors support group. Memory Lane Respite offered weekly for people with Alzheimers/dementia. Anyone bringing a loved one for the first time is encouraged to come early to fill out information forms. Call 352-6284083 for meeting dates. Citrus Memorial Health System is a 198-bed, not-for-profit community hospital that provides health care services to residents of Citrus County and surrounding communities. Support group meetings are in the CMHS Administration Building unless indicated. RBOI Prostate Cancer Support Group: 11:30a.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, 522 N. Lecanto Highway. Call 352-527-0106. AHEC Quit Smoking: 3p.m. Tuesdays at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Call 813-929-1000, ext.213. Breast Cancer Support: 11:30a.m. the second Friday, Robert Boissoneault Cancer Institute. Call Judy Bonard at 352-527-4389. Citrus Cancer Support: 4:30p.m. the third Tuesday, cafeteria meeting room. Call Carol at 352726-1551, ext.6596 or ext. 3329. Cancer Support: at Cancer Treatment Center. Call Jeannette at 352-746-1100 for date and time. Diabetes Support: Call Carol McHugh, R.N., at 352-341-6110 for details. Mardi Gras Homosassa Style Saturday, March 22 Yulee Dr., Old Homosassa, FL 9 AM 6 PM Parade Starts at 10 AM Shrimp, Food, Beer & Wine, Vendors, Kids Zone, Arts & Crafts Rotary Club of Homosassa Springs Supported by: 000HAL1 Ameriprise Financial Fresh from Florida Crystal Automotive The Freezer Gildans The Shed Neon Leons DiscoverCitrusCounty.com FDS Disposal Suncoast Plumbing Citrus 95.3/The Fox 96.7 Homosassa Printing Homosassa Wildlife Park Live Music Cash Prizes Info call 352-201-2520 or go to www.shrimpapalooza.com 000HFWM SPONSORS: A ARON S C ITRUS 95.3/T HE F OX C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE C RYSTAL A UTOMOTIVE G ULF TO L AKE M ARINE & T RAILERS N ATURE C OAST EMS, N ATURE C OAST F INANCIAL A DVISORS S UBWAY S UNCOAST C REDIT U NION F OUNDATION T OBACCO F REE F LORIDA V AN A LLEN I NSURANCE A GENCY V AUGHN /M C L AUGHLIN T EAM OF R AYMOND J AMES W EST C OAST I NSURERS AND THE YMCA. www.schoolhousehustle.com www.facebook.com/schoolhousehustle Schoolhouse APRIL 12, 2014 CREST SCHOOL LECANTO 6:30 AM R EGISTRATION 7:30 AM S TART To Benefit the Citrus County Education Foundaton F OR M ORE I NFO C ALL 352-586-3396 CH4145 HEALTH EXPO YMCA KID ZONE SCHOOL SPIRIT CONTESTS All Entries Must Be Received by Friday, March 28, 2014 For information call Jim Green (352) 249-1236 golf Monday, April 7, 2014 Monday, April 7, 2014 16th ANNUAL CLASSIC SCORE S UGARMILL W OODS C OUNTRY C LUB Sugarmill Woods, Homosassa, Florida S UGARMILL W OODS C OUNTRY C LUB Sugarmill Woods, Homosassa, Florida 000HCK1 www.citruscounty.score.org To register with PayPal enter following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org www.citruscounty.score.org To register with PayPal enter following e-mail address: email@example.com Tournament Sponsor $100 Includes: Name displayed at tournament and awards banquet, Tournament Sponsor $100 Includes: Name displayed at tournament and awards banquet, Media Recognition, Free greens fee (foursome) at Sugarmill Woods Country Club during 2014 11:00 a.m. Registration 11:30 a.m. Lunch 1:00 p.m. Shotgun Start 5:30 p.m. Award Ceremony per golfer $ 60 000HN6H Present this coupon at ticket booth for $2 off a Midway Armband during Chronicle Night at the Citrus County Fair $ 2 OFF CHRONICLE NIGHT OFFER VALID FOR $2 OFF A MIDWAY ARMBAND ON WEDNESDAY MARCH 26 MIDWAY ARMBAND 000HCQP CHRONICLE COUPO N NIGHT 000HFWK Saturday, March 22, 2014 9 am 3 pm Inverness Elks Lodge #2522 3580 Lemon Street, Hernando (on Hernando Lake, turn between tackle shop and martial arts studio) Raffle Drawings Food and Beverages Inside and Outside Crafters For more information, call Mimi Salton 860-2598 SPONSORED BY 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings
C6TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE SPRING HILL Caring for Cancer support group meeting 5 to 6p.m. the first and third Thursday monthly in the Administration Conference Room on the first floor of Oak Hill Hospital at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. The group meets from. Family members welcome. Call Alan Schukman, R.N., BSN, ONC, at 352-597-6095. Alzheimers caregiver support group, 2:30p.m. first and third Thursday monthly at Sunshine Gardens Crystal River, 311 N.E. Fourth Ave., facilitated by Debbie Selsavage, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-563-0235 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group will meet at 10:30a.m. Friday, Jan.17, at Floral City United Methodist Church. Call 352-726-7740. FFRA (Families and Friends Reaching for the Abilities), third Friday monthly at the Key Training Center in Inverness at 130 Heights Ave. Social time and business meeting at 9a.m. is followed at 10 a.m. by a speaker local attorney Thomas E. Slaymaker, who will address various concerns most caregivers have, such as guardianship. Call Ron Phillips, president, at 352-382-7819 or visit www.ffracitrus.org. Celiac/Gluten Sensitivity Support Group meeting for all people who have celiac disease or dermatitis herpetiformis, 10a.m. to noon the fourth Saturday monthly, in the Community Room at the Coastal Region Library, 8619 W. Crystal St., Crystal River. Call Ken Kral at 352-684-4064 or Marcia Treber at 352-794-3217. Dr. Susan Zimmer will be the guest speaker. Zimmer has 40 years of health care experience as a registered nurse, a chiropractic physician and a physician acupuncturist.She will discuss holistic health, hidden gluten in foods, making wiser choices at the super market, plus, review ways to empower your digestive system (or body and mind) to stay healthier. SPRING HILL Amputee support group 7p.m. the last Monday monthly at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in the private dining room. Call Eva Baker at 352-592-7232. SPRING HILL Leukemia/Lymphoma Support Group 5 to 6:30p.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly at the Florida Cancer Institute-New Hopes Spring Hill Center, 10441 Quality Drive, Suite203 in the Medical Arts Building next to Spring Hill Hospital. Call Jeff Haight, R.N., group facilitator, at 352-688-7744. Caregivers Support and Information meeting, 1p.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly. hosted at Sunflower Springs Assisted Living, 8733 W. Yulee Drive in Homosassa. Speakers from Sunflower Springs and its sister community, Superior Residences, will provide information on when to consider assisted living, what to expect from assisted living and how to assist with dementia and memory-impaired loved ones. Reservations are requested; contact Gail Sirak at 352-7951618 email@example.com for directions/information. OCALA Ocala Health Stroke Support Group meets 9:30 to 11:30a.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly at the Senior Wellness Community Center (9850 S.W. 84th Court, Suite 500, Ocala). Call 800-530-1188 to register. Alzheimers caregiver support group, 3 p.m. fourth Tuesday monthly at Crystal Gem Manor, 10845 W. Gem St., Crystal River, facilitated by Debbie OLeary, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-7947601. Respite care available. Alzheimers caregiver support group, 2 p.m. the last Thursday monthly at Highland Terrace ALF, 700 Medical Court E., Inverness, facilitated by Debbie OLeary, a group leader trained by the Alzheimers Family Organization. Call 352-8602525. Respite care available. (placing a breathing tube), defibrillations, reading heart rhythms and doing a full code on a SIMMAN mannequin. In the final session, participants will take care of a simulated patient in a mock patient care scenario and have the opportunity to ride along with paramedics and EMTs and go on actual emergencies. The Nature Coast EMS Citizens Academy is free and meets every Tuesday for eight weeks from 6 to 9p.m. If you would like to have fun while learning life-saving skills call 352-249-4700 or online at www.naturecoastems.org. Just click on community.Blood donors sought for special helpLifeSouth Community Blood Centers: To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352527-3061. Donors must be at least 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is required. Visit www.lifesouth.org. 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March18, Rock Crusher Elementary School, 814 S. Rock Crusher Road, Homosassa. 8:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, March19, Citrus County School Bus Transportation, 2950 S. Panther Pride Drive, Lecanto. Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, March19, Cypress Creek Academy, 2855 W. Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto. 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March20, Homosassa Elementary School, 10935 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa Springs. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, March21, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March22, Shrimpapalooza, 10918 W. Yulee Drive, Homosassa. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, March23, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 U.S. 41 S., Inverness. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March23, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway Inverness. 10 a.m. to 4:55 p.m. Monday, March24, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March25, AAA Roofing, 1000 N.E. Fifth St., Crystal River.Oak Hill Partners Club slates eventsSPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partners Club events. The hospital is at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, 1.9 miles east of U.S. 19 on State Road 50. Visit OakHillHospital.com. H2U Partners Club events and activities are open to members only. Membership is open to Hernando, Pasco and Citrus County residents for $20 a year, which includes membership in the HCA national H2U program. March 18 blood pressure test 10a.m. March 18 Suncoast Traffic School 6p.m. March 19 yoga class 10a.m. March 24 AARP tax assistance service 9a.m. to 1p.m. March 25 blood pressure test 10a.m. Hospitals offers classSPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital will continue its For Your Health community education program with Diabetes 102 from 4 to 6p.m. Tuesday, March11, in the hospitals cafeteria conference room, Entrance A, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, presented by Mary-Anne Flowers, R.D., L.D., clinical dietitian; and Valerie Rabideau, P.T., MBA, physical therapist. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served. As seating is limited to only 15 couples, reservations are required. To register, call 352-628-6060 in Citrus or go to OakHillHospital.com/ForYour Health. MONTHLYContinued from Page C2 It Works How and Why, 7to 8p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, YANA Club, 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. Mens RAW (Recovery at Work) meeting, 7 to 8p.m. Thursday, Lecanto Church of Christ: 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. More Will Be Revealed, 8 to 9p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Recovery on the River, 7 to 8p.m. Monday; 8 to 9p.m. Friday and Sunday; Lecanto Church of Christ, 797 S. Rowe Terrace, Lecanto. Save Our-Selves, 9:30 to 10:30p.m. Friday; 7:30 to 8:30p.m. Sunday; Club Recovery: Anvil Terrace and C.R.486, Hernando, 352-419-4836. Spirit of Unity, 8 to 9p.m. Thursday, Citrus County Family Resource Centers outreach center: 3848 E. Parsons Point Road, Hernando. Women United Ladies Meeting, 6:30 to 7:30p.m. Thursday Citrus Memorial Health System Historic School House: 135 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. You Are Never Alone, noon to 1p.m. Sunday, Monday, Wedneday and Friday, YANA Club: 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River. Narcotics Anonymous is not affiliated with any of the meeting facilities listed. Call the 24-hour Helpline: 352-508-1604. Information about NA is also available at NatureCoastNA.org. Overeaters Anonymous : 5 p.m. Tuesdays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. Voices of Recovery, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center (V.A. building) on County Road 491, Lecanto. Call Dolores at 352-746-5019. Gift of Life, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at St. Annes library, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Call Rita at 352-3828503. The Circle of Love, 1 to 2:30p.m. Thursdays at Our Lady of Grace Church in Beverly Hills, 6 Roosevelt Blvd. Call Carolyn at 352-341-0777. The New Beginning, 7p.m. Fridays at Our Lady of Grace, Roosevelt Boulevard, Beverly Hills. Call Carolyn at 352-3410777. Anorexia and bulimia anonymous 12-step support group, 5:45p.m. Mondays at the Yana Club, 147 N.W. Seventh St., Crystal River (behind the police station). Call Charmaine at 352-422-3234. Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA), 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, offers two free weekly womens domestic abuse support groups: 5:30 to 7p.m. Tuesdays and 10:30a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Child care available. Call CASA at 352-344-8111 to sign up. Celebrate Recovery : support for any hurts, habits, hangups or addictions. 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Oxford Assembly of God Church, 12114 N. U.S. 301 in Oxford. Call 352-748-6124. 7 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays at the Christian Recovery Fellowship Church, 2242 W. State Road 44. Call 352-7262800. Gulf to Lake/Crystal River UMC Celebrate Recovery Fridays at Crystal River United Methodist Church on County Road 495. Dinner ($3) at 6p.m.; large group at 7p.m.; small groups at 8p.m. Call 352-586-4709. WEEKLYContinued from Page C3 NOTESContinued from Page C3 000H2PY ALLERGY, ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY Health & Wellcare Services of Florida, Inc. 5915 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River 352-794-3872 ASSISTED LIVING Brentwood Retirement Community 1900 W Alpha Court Lecanto 352-746-6611 Cedar Creek at Kings Bay 231 NW Hwy. 19 Crystal River 352-564-2446 Sunflower Springs Assisted Living Community 8733 W Yulee Drive Homosassa 352-621-8017 Sunshine Gardens Senior Communities 311 NE 4th Ave. Crystal River 352-563-0235 Superior Residences of Lecanto 4865 W Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto 352-746-5483 DENTAL Complete Family, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry 1815 N Suncoast Blvd. Crystal River 352-795-1223 DERMATOLOGY Suncoast Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center 525 N Dacie Point Lecanto 352-746-2200 FAMILY/GENERAL PRACTICE Christ Medical Center 7562 W Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River 352-564-0444 Ghassan A. Hasan, MD 700 SE 5th Ter., Suite 6 Crystal River 352-794-6151 FUNERAL SERVICES Cremation Center of the Nature Coast 355 NE 10th Ave. Crystal River 352-228-4967 Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory 501 W Main Street Inverness 5054 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 352-726-2271 1-888-746-6737 FUNERAL SERVICES CONTINUED Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory 8495 W Grover Cleveland Homosassa 352-726-2271 1-888-746-6737 HEALTH DEPARTMENT Citrus County Health Department 3700 W Sovereign Path Lecanto Medical Appointments 352-527-0247 Dental Appointments 352-249-9258 HEARING EXAMS/AIDS Beltone Hearing 3350 E Gulf to Lake Hwy., Unit 2, Fountain Plaza Inverness 352-400-4249 2708 W Woodview Lane Lecanto 352-364-4341 HearMore Solutions 6441 W Norvell Bryant Hwy. Crystal River 352-795-3277 13005 Spring Hill Dr. Spring Hill 352-556-5257 Professional Hearing Centers 211 S Apopka Ave. Inverness 352-726-4327 HOME HEALTH SERVICES Comfort Keepers 2244 Hwy. 44 W. Inverness 352-726-4547 Home Instead Senior Care 4224 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Lecanto 352-249-1257 Mederi CAREtenders 2212 Hwy. 44 W. Inverness 352-726-3874 HOSPICE HPH Hospice 3545 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 352-527-4600 HOSPITAL Citrus Memorial Health System 502 W Highland Blvd. Inverness 352-344-6425 INDEPENDENT LIVING Inverness Club 518 Ella Ave. Inverness 352-344-8477 INDEPENDENT LIVING CONTINUED Providence Independence at Wildwood 7676 Rio Grande Blvd. Wildwood 352-748-0682 JEWELRY Whalen Jewelers 255 E Highland Blvd. Inverness 352-726-4709 MEDICAL ALERTS Nature Coast EMS 3876 W Country Hill Dr. Lecanto 352-249-4730 1-855-435-8012 MEDICAL RESEARCH Meridien Research 16176 Cortez Blvd. Brooksville 352-597-8839 OPHTHALMOLOGY Suncoast Eye Center 221 NE Hwy. 19 Crystal River 352-795-2526 1-800-282-6341 ORTHOPEDIC/SPORTS MEDICINE Gulfcoast Spine Institute 2300 E Norvell Bryant Hwy. Hernando 785 Hwy. 466 The Villages 7101 Mariner Blvd. Spring Hill 1-855-485-3262 PHARMACY Brashears Pharmacy 206 W Dampier Street Inverness 352-637-2079 471 N Dacie Pt. Lecanto 352-746-3420 REHABILITATION Nature Coast Physical Therapy & Rehab 3787 E Gulf to Lake Hwy. Inverness 3777 N Lecanto Hwy. Beverly Hills 6075 SW 73rd Street Rd Ocala Inverness & Ocala 352-341-1101 Beverly Hills 352-527-3337 SKILLED NURSING CARE Life Care Center of Citrus County 3325 W Jerwayne Lane Lecanto 352-746-4434 PAID ADVERTISING Call 563-5592 For Information About Our Senior Care Directory
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Notes tend to run one week prior to the date of an e vent. Publication on a special day cant be guaranteed. Camera Club to host macro photographerThe Citrus County Art Center Camera Club will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at 2644 N. Annapolis Ave, in Hernando, at the intersection of County Road 486 and Annapolis Avenue. Mike Moats, an award-winning professional macro photographer, will be guest speaker. Moats articles and images have been published in many photography magazines and newsletters. He has won numerous local and international awards and was asked to join the Fujifilms Pro Talent Team in 2006.His first book, Tiny Landscapes, was published in 2006, as well as five e-Books. The book is a how-to resource for macro photography in nature. The meeting is open to the public.All invited to Political Network meetingThe Womens Political Network of Citrus County will meet at noon today at Joes Family Restaurant in Inverness. Guest speaker will be Inverness Realtor Barbara Mills, who is the Citrus County leader of Operation Welcome Home and also an advocate for military veterans. Mills will provide information on Operation Welcome Home and the Honor Flight. Everyone is invited to come enjoy lunch and a speaker and also clip coupons for the military, the ongoing outreach project to help ttroops overseas. The club also collects household and hygiene products for the residents of CASA. For more information, call Rosalie Matt at 352-746-7143.Friendship Quilters to gather ThursdayThe Citrus Friendship Quilters Guild will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at Lakes Region Library, 1511 Druid Road, Inverness. Judy Doten will present the program on Crazy Quilting. Meetings are the first and third Thursdays each month. In addition to the business session, there is a show-and-tell time, as well as workshops and demonstrations. For more information, call 352344-1675 or 352-637-5838. CSCA general meeting slated for ThursdayThe Citrus Springs Civic Association general meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Citrus Springs Community Center. There will be a short business meeting followed by a pizza social. A membership drive is ongoing during March and April. For each new membership a member in good standing signs up, they will receive a chance to win $100 at the May general meeting.Grumman retirees will convene ThursdayThe Grumman Retiree Clubs Midwest Florida Chapter will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Buffet City, 13235 Cortez Blvd. (State Road 50), in Brooksville, opposite Walmart. The buffet is $13 per person. Call Hank Mehl at 352-686-2735 or email email@example.com to make reservations. If any club members fall ill, let the Sunshine Committee know by contacting Gus Krayer at firstname.lastname@example.org or 352586-1558. All former Grumman and Northrop Grumman employees and their guests are invited.Horseshoe Club tournament slatedThe Beverly Hills Horseshoe Club end-of-league tournament play and banquet has been scheduled. Doubles league tournament will be played Wednesday, singles will be on March 26 and the end-of-year luncheon will be held at the courts on April 2. There will be horseshoe pitching in the morning, a luncheon at noon and music and other games in the afternoon. For more information, call Ron Fair at 352-746-3924. COMMUNITYPage C7TUESDAY, MARCH 18, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE NEWS NOTES The fourth annual tribute to The King commemorating the late Elvis Presleys visit to Citrus County for the production of the movie Follow That Dream was all about Cote Deonath, who, in the person of Elvis, was in concert in the upstairs courtroom of the historic Citrus County Courthouse in Inverness. The event was a benefit for the continued preservation of the Old Courthouse, which houses Citrus Countys historic memorabilia, extensive exhibits offering a glimpse of Citrus Countys yesteryears and heritage to visitors, local school tours and history enthusiasts. Elvis came astoundingly alive as Deonath rock n rolled right into the hearts of his adoring audience. Sixteen-year-old Cote, at age 2, viewed Follow That Dream with his grandmother and never looked back. His first performance was two years later, as Little Elvis. This year alone, he will be performing in 20 concerts, including the Memphis area. The Elvis tribute artist, along with the Stan Gillis Suspicious Minds Band, opened the concert with Shake, Rattle and Roll, with Elvis wandering into the crowd with All Shook Up, stopping to sit on the lap of a fan crooning Dont Be Cruel to her. Burning Love followed, with every Elvis move perfected by Cote. After a fan gave him a scarf, he put it on, then gave it back, along with a kiss. Time and again he wandered into the audience, favoring us with all of the Elvis songs we love to hear, including Treat Me Nice. During intermission, several door prize gift certificates were awarded courtesy of local businesses. To our delight, Cote performed the second half of the show dressed in the familiar white-sequined jumpsuit, an Elvis trademark, including the huge belt buckle and the stand-up collar, sporting a peacock embossed on the back. C.C. Rider and I Gotta Woman Way Cross Town was followed by Amen, Amen with the audience harmonizing with him. Having attended two of Elvis Florida concerts at the Curtis Hixon Hall in Tampa and the Lakeland Civic Center, it was quite a nostalgic night for me at the concert, remembering those long-ago fabulous nights. Seeing Deonath perform was sheer delight, seeing him remark, Is my suit too tight? as he sang Youve Lost That Lovin Feeling, as hed perfected the kings mannerisms, watching as he gave away the scarves while crooning Ill Remember You, brought back cherished memories for me. Now my daughter, Sue, and I have a keepsake scarf from Cote. It just had to happen. With the room rockin to Whole Lot of Shakin Goin On, Jailhouse Rock and Hound Dog, a fan began to rock with Cote to Poke Salad Annie. Continuing banter with the band members, Cote bonded with the audience, as well. Giving us a preview of his Sunday morning concert, he performed Lord Help Me Jesus, My Soul is in Your Hands. Closing out the concert with Hurt, Suspicious Minds and Unchained Melody, he received two much-deserved standing ovations as he sang my personal favorite, Cant Help Falling in Love.Ruth Levins participates in a variety of projects around the community. Let her know about your groups upcoming activities by writing to P.O. Box 803, Crystal River, FL 34423. Young Elvis wows audience in Inverness Ruth LevinsAROUND THE COMMUNITY Special to the ChronicleA golf tournament to benefit the Citrus County Animal Shelter in Inverness will be held at the Royal Oaks Golf Club in Ocala on April 19. The benefit is called Hopes Legacy, in honor of a little stray dog named Hope that was adopted by a loving family. The fundraising event strives to bring similar hope to many other loveable shelter animals, will help to make needed improvements at the aging shelter and also will help pay for the special medical needs and surgeries for injured animals. Opportunities for sponsorships ranging from $100 to $400 are available for individuals, corporations or businesses. They include printed signs at tees advertising the business name or donor. Entry fee is $40 and includes green fees, cart fees, various prizes and lunch. A cruise raffle and a silent auction will be offered. Information regarding sponsorship and in-kind donations are available from Citrus County Foundation for Animal Protection at 352-302-2664 or 352249-7801. For information regarding golf signups, call Marti Little at 786-367-2834. Play golf, help animals April 19 Hopes Legacy golf tourney will benefit Citrus County shelter Special to the Chronicle The Citrus Garden Club will host the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs Inc. spring District V meeting on April 23. The Hampton Room at the Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club will be the setting for the event. District V represents 16 garden clubs in nine counties. The meeting will be comprised of club business, reports from each club president, lunch, awards and door prizes. A special program is planned on Ethnobotany by Pamela Murfey, coordinator of the Chinsegut Nature Center. Ethnobotany is a specialized branch of plant science which is a complex relationship between human beings and plant life. From left are: Dee Nielsen, Citrus Garden Club president; Carol Hillard, chairman; and Judy Morris and Judy Thomason, committee members. Club to play host Special to the ChronicleFarm Credit of Central Florida will sponsor a Youth Public Speaking Contest at 4 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, at the Citrus County Fair in the auditorium. The contest is open to all Citrus County youths ages 8 to 18 and youths will compete in three age categories: 8 to 10 years, 11 to 13 years and 14 to 18 years. In public speaking, the actual delivery of the speech is the culmination of the deliverers ability to gather relevant and timely information, organize content, their skill in writing and their manner of speaking. A key component in developing public speaking skills is practice. Youths throughout our community have a variety of opportunities to engage in public speaking, including participation in the Tropicana Public Speaking contest (for fourth-, fifthand sixthgraders), community groupsponsored public speaking contests (Rotary, Kiwanis, Farm Bureau, etc.) and youth groups (4-H, FFA, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.). For more information, visit the Citrus County Fair website at www.citruscountyfair.com. Speaking contest open for youths Competition for ages 8-18 to take place next week at Citrus County Fair
C8TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMMUNITY Special to the ChronicleFlorida is a mandated state and any insurance company doing business in Florida must give a discount to those completing an AARP Safe Driving Course, open to everyone age 50 and older. Update yourself to earn a discount and learn about newly enacted motor vehicle and traffic laws. Course fee is $15 for AARP members; $20 for all others. Call the listed instructor to register. Crystal River, Homosassa, Homosassa Springs Wednesday and Thursday, March 19 and 20, 9 a.m. to noon, First United Methodist Church, 8831 W. Bradshaw Blvd., Homosassa. Call Frank Tobin at 352-628-3229. Monday and Tuesday, March 24 and 25, 9 a.m. to noon, St. Benedict Church Parish Hall, 455 S Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. Call Pat Hubbell at 352-586-2731. Wednesday and Thursday, April 23 and 24, 9 a.m. to noon, First United Methodist Church, 8831 W. Bradshaw Blvd., Homosassa. Call Frank Tobin at 352-628-3229. Tuesday and Wednesday, April 29 and 30, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Homosassa Public Library. Call Phillip Mulrain at 352-628-7633. Inverness, Hernando, Floral City Tuesday and Wednesday, April 15 and 16, 9 a.m. to noon, Citrus Memorial Health System auditorium. Call Bob Dicker at 352-527-2366. Beverly Hills, Lecanto, Citrus Hills, Citrus Springs Wednesday and Thursday, March 26 and 27, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Central Ridge Library, 425 W. Roosevelt Blvd, Beverly Hills. Call Joe Turck at 352-628-6764. Tuesday and Wednesday, April 1 and 2, from 9 a.m. to noon, Brown Funeral Home, 5430 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Lecanto. Call Pat Hubbell at 352-586-2731. Ride your bike, support the YMCAThe Rotary Club of Central Citrus and YMCA of Citrus County will host Lets Ride for the Y on May 10, which will kick off at Lake Hernando Park. Routes and distance vary to suit the individual rider. Staggered starting times begin at 7:30 a.m. Cost to enter is $35. Riders receive T-shirts and post ride meals. Sign up at www.rotarybikeride forthey.com. Sponsorships for this event, which will help raise money for the YMCA of Citrus County, range from $100 to $3,000. Sponsors will receive rider registrations and a variety of promotional amenities and considerations. For more information on sponsorships, call Eric at 863670-0734.Another chance to go bats with AudubonCitrus County Audubon will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Pam Dartys appearance with her bats was rescheduled for this meeting. A federal law enforcement agent for many years in many national parks, Darty is now a patrol ranger for the Lower Suwannee and Cedar Keys. Her PowerPoint presentation will provide information on building a bat house for colonial bats and teach about pollinators and how other states are using bat houses and native bee blocks to guarantee more fruits, nuts and apples. She will also bring a few of her bats to view up close. Michele Kline of HOPE Wildlife Rehabilitation will again give another personal look at an ambassador of the wild. This will serve to further educate about the habitat of wildlife creatures. All are welcome. Visit www. citruscountyaudubon.com for more information.New medical bus to provide monthly serviceA new medical bus will make its first appearance from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday at Bell Villa Motel on U.S. 19 in Homosassa. In collaboration with the Citrus County Health Department, the new bus is a rolling walk-in clinic that offers free medical assistance to families in need. Each month, the bus will provide service to residents in Homosassa, Floral City and Hernando, considered the most underserved areas of the county. The medical bus is also scheduled to be at Catholic Charities on Atlas Drive, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 26, and Monday, March 31. No reservations are required. Anyone needing medical help is welcome. Citrus Eagles to have Mardi Gras partyCitrus Eagles invite everyone to come visit from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 22, for a Mardi Gras dinner. After dinner, entertainment will follow from 7 to 11 p.m. Guests are welcome. The Citrus Eagles 3992 is on State Road 44 east in Inverness.Camp E-Nini-Hassee to serve up fish and musicEckerd E-Nini-Hassee will host its annual Fish Fry and Musical Extravaganza from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday. Donations are $10, which includes fried fish, coleslaw, hush puppies, grits, baked beans and dessert and iced tea. Call 352-726-3883 for more information. The not-for-profit therapeutic school for girls is at 7027 E. Stage Coach Trail, Floral City.Want to show off your talent? Sponsor show?The sixth annual Citrus Has Talent Show will be Friday, April 11. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the show begins at 6:30 p.m. at Curtis Peterson Auditorium at Lecanto High School at 3810 W. Educational Path in Lecanto. Tickets are $10; free for those younger than 10 years. Sponsors and talent for the show are still being sought. Should your company wish to sponsor this event or if you are a talented individual who would like to perform in the show, contact Marti Ball, executive secretary, Department of Community Services, at 352-527-5902 or email@example.com. NEWS NOTES Community news Send your community news briefs to comm unity@ chronicleonline.com. Special to the ChronicleThe Yankeetown-Inglis Womans Club will have its Education Salad Luncheon at noon Wednesday at the clubhouse on 56th Street in Yankeetown. In an effort to continue to provide community support, more than 40 salads and a homemade dessert, all made by club members, are offered for a donation of $10 in advance or $15 on the day of event, if available. Ticketholders have a chance to win one of the many door prizes donated by community partners. The Second to None Shoppe will be open. Proceeds from the salad luncheon will be donated to Yankeetown School for a special project. To reserve a table and purchase tickets, call 352-447-2057. Luncheon for learning Womans clubs annual salad meal to be Wednesday in Yankeetown Knight of the monthVince Wojteczko, right, receives a plaque designating him February Knight of the Month from Knights of Columbus Council 6168 Grand Knight Dominic Bonanno. Wojteczko is the councils family life director and co-captain of a Friday bingo team. This brother Knight has always said yes to everything Ive asked him to do saying prayers before our functions when a priest is not available and he does a great job, Bonanno said. Wojteczko and his wife, June, relocated to Citrus County from Kissimmee in 1998. He retired from Hewlett-Packard in 1997.Special to the Chronicle Update for savings with AARP Local instructors offer Safe Driving Course around Citrus County Special to the ChronicleJudy Shelton, program manager from CASA, was at the Citrus County Cracker Quilters meeting on March 5, speaking to the members about the nonprofit organization that assists victims of domestic violence. Its goal is to break the cycle of domestic violence through support and education of healthy relationships. This year Crackers charitable donations at the Christmas party will be to CASA, but members will be bringing donations year-round to be delivered monthly. Pictured are: Ginny Grinley, Cracker co-ordinator, and Judy Shelton, CASA program manager. Quilters help CASA NEWS NOTES Sign up now for Dunnellon clubThe new Boys & Girls Club Dunnellon Branch is taking signups for returning and new members ages 6 to 18 during its spring break camp signup, open house and tour from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday. Online applications can be downloaded from www.bgcofmarion.com. Spring break camp hours will be announced. For more information on the Boys & Girls Club of Marion County, Dunnellon Branch, 20077 S.W. 110 St.; tjackson @bgcofmarion.com. Friday Night Thunder to boomThe next Friday Night Thunder Car Cruise-in will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 21, on the Courthouse Square. Thunder roars into downtown Inverness at the Courthouse Square on the third Friday of every month with music from the 1950s and s. Everyone is welcome.New chance to swing in CitrusCitrus Countys newest musical group The Premier Big Band is now rehearsing. Instrumentalists of all kinds who can read music and who like to play songs from the Glenn Miller era are invited. Feel free to stop by to jam with the group to see if this is something youd like to do. Trumpet, trombone and sax players are especially needed Rehearsals are from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the meeting room of Better Health Technologies, 208 West Highlands Blvd., Inverness. For more information and to get involved, call 352-344-8122.Auxiliary to serve fish dinnerBlanton-Thompson American Legion Auxiliary Unit 155, Crystal River, will be serving a fish dinner from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday at the post, 6585 W. Gulf-toLake Highway, Crystal River. Enjoy a choice of fried or baked fish served with French fries and coleslaw. Everyone is welcome; cost is a $7 donation. Proceeds from dinner will go to support the many programs of the American Legion Auxiliary. For more information, call Barbara Logan at 352-795-4233.Legion auxiliary to stage salesAmerican Legion Post 237 Auxiliary will stage a yard and bake sale beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday at Beverly Hills Plaza. Everyone is welcome. The post is at 4077 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills.
TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014 C9CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Sam Levenson, a comedian and author, said, If you die in an elevator, be sure to push the Up button. If your partner bids up, you (or he) had better know how to push play the cards correctly. In todays deal, South is catapulted into four spades. What should he do after West leads the club ace and continues with the club king? In answer to Norths takeout double, South might have expediently responded one diamond. North was less likely to get excessively enthusiastic opposite a minor-suit bid than opposite one in a major. However, four spades can be made. (And note that five clubs doubled costs 500, more than the value of the NorthSouth game.) Norths four-club rebid was a splinter, showing four-card spade support, a very strong hand and at most a singleton club. Declarers basic plan should be to lose only two hearts and one club. He should aim to take four spades, one heart, four diamonds and the trick-two ruff on the board. So, after trumping the club king low, South should draw trumps, then play the ace and another heart. Suppose West takes the second heart and leads the club jack. Declarer ruffs and must finesse in diamonds but how? Since he might and here does need to take three diamond finesses, he must first lead his diamond nine the lowest card in his hand that can hold the trick, assuming the finesse works. After winning with the diamond nine, South runs the diamond jack, plays a diamond to dummys queen, and claims those 10 tricks. 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R Dear Annie: My husband and I are seriously concerned about my 19-year-old sister-in-law, Veronica. She came to stay with us a few months ago because she was having a hard time at my motherin-laws house. We did not ask for any money. All we asked was that she clean up after herself and respect a curfew so she wouldnt wake our infant. Everything was OK for a few weeks, and then she started spending a lot of time with John. Every time she walked in the house, she reeked of marijuana. She later told me that John is a drug dealer. He was kicked out of his house, and she has been letting him sleep in her car. Last weekend, we spotted the two of them smoking pot in front of our house. That was the last straw. My husband asked her to leave the next day. We told my motherin-law in the hope that Veronica would get some help, but the entire thing has spun out of control, and my mother-inlaw is no longer speaking to us. We have since learned that most of Veronicas friends have stopped contact because of her relationship with John. We also learned that he was robbed and held at gunpoint in her car. We worry for her safety if she continues to hang around John, but my mother-in-law refuses to believe a word we say and continues to enable Veronicas behavior. My husband is heartbroken over this. We dont want our baby to be without a grandmother. How can we make her see that we are not the bad guys? Sad in California Dear Sad: Mom cannot face up to dealing with Veronica, and you have dropped the girl back in her lap. She is frustrated and worried and taking it out on you. Veronica is an adult and must make her own choices, good or bad. Try to reestablish a relationship with your mother-in-law without mentioning Veronica. Call and inquire whether shed like to see her grandchild. We hope she will agree. Dear Annie: I dont see happy letters very often in your column. There are some of us out here who are OK. I am 62. I have a used car and not much money, work is sporadic, and Im the happiest person ever. I have the best girlfriend in the whole world. We have been together for two years and plan on many more. My biggest problem is trying to figure out how to repay her for being the best companion I could ever imagine and giving me a second chance in life. Life is good. D. Dear D.: Youve made our day. Advice columns are intended to help people who have problems and need guidance, but its wonderful to hear from someone who is happy and satisfied. We hope you will take this letter and give it to your girlfriend. We think it will make her day, too. Dear Annie: I understand how Thats My Lot in Life feels. He says his mother visits his sister often, but even though he knows she loves him, she never makes the effort to visit his home. I sympathize. I have a brother who goes all over the country but has never, in the 50 years weve been married, been to our home. My parents, one aunt and one cousin have visited, but no other members of my family can manage to come. When I send Christmas cards, I always remind them that they do not need passports to get into West Virginia, but nobody takes the hint. When my father died, I told my son I would probably never see my family again, as we simply cant afford to travel that far, and they wont travel here. It really hurts. The only time we talk to them is if we call. Little SisterAnnies Mailbox is written by Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar, longtime editors of the Ann Landers column. Please email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, or write to: Annies Mailbox, Creators Syndicate, 737 3rd Street, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254. To find out more about Annies Mailbox and read features by other Creators Syndicate writers and cartoonists, visit the Creators Syndicate Web page at www.creators.com. 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C10TUESDAY, MARCH18, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLECOMICS Pickles Crystal River Mall 9; 564-6864 : Rise of an Empire (R) 1:45 p.m., 7:45 p.m. : Rise of an Empire (R) In 3D. 4:45 p.m. Days to Kill (PG-13) 1:15 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:40 p.m. LEGO (PG) 2 p.m., 7:25 p.m. LEGO (PG) In 3D. 4;15 p.m. No passes. Monuments Men (PG-13) 1:50 p.m., 4:50 p.m., 7:50 p.m. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) 1:20 p.m., 7:10 p.m. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) In 3D. 4 p.m. Need for Speed (PG-13) 4:30 p.m. Need for Speed (PG-13) In 3D. 1:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m. No passes. Non-Stop (PG-13) 1:40 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 8 p.m. Ride Along (PG-13) 1 p.m., 5 p.m., 7 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 1:05 p.m., 4:10 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Citrus Cinemas 6 Inverness; 637-3377 : Rise of an Empire (R) 1 p.m., 7:30 p.m. : Rise of an Empire (R) In 3D. 4:10 p.m. No passes. LEGO (PG) 1:40 p.m., 4:40 p.m., 7:20 p.m. Monuments Men (PG-13) 12:45 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:05 p.m. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) 1:30 p.m., 7:20 p.m. No passes. Mr. Peabody and Sherman (PG) In 3D. 4:30 p.m. No passes. Need for Speed (PG-13) 12:50 p.m., 7:25 p.m. Need for Speed (PG-13) In 3D. 4 p.m. Non-Stop (PG-13) 12:40 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 7:05 p.m. Son of God (PG-13) 12:30 p.m., 3:45 p.m., 7 p.m. Tyler Perrys The Single Moms Club (PG-13) 1:10 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:15 p.m. Peanuts Garfield For Better or For Worse Sally Forth Beetle Bailey Dilbert The Grizzwells The Born Loser Blondie Doonesbury Classic Kit N Carlyle Rubes Dennis the Menace The Family Circus Betty Big Nate Arlo and Janis Frank & Ernest Times provided by Regal Cinemas and are subject to change; call ahead. TodaysMOVIES WJUF-FM 90.1 National Public WHGN-FM 91.9 Religious WXCV-FM 95.3 Adult Mix. WXOF-FM 96.7 Classic Hits WEKJ FM 96.3, 103.9 Religious WSKY 97.3 FM News Talk WXJB 99.9 FM News Talk WRGO-FM 102.7 Oldies WYKE-FM 104.3 Sports Talk WDUV 105.5 FM Hudson WJQB-FM 106.3 Oldies WFJV-FM 103.3 s to s WRZN-AM 720 News Talk LocalRADIO VH ONE WMEYO YNTX GVBXIK SVWC KYY ONEM CXKMW KBP SVWC XBNEDC UKRRVNB, ONE GKBW CXYU AEW IKZX K DNNP INTVX. LEXBWVB WKMKBWVBNPrevious Solution: Part of me is Irish ... Whenever I come to Ireland I get a wee tingling in my heart that Im where I belong. Billy Connolly (c) 2014 by NEA, Inc., dist. by Universal Uclick 3-18
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Inv, off Croft 613-5818 Left Over Estate Sale everything must go! 9pc.sectional & 7 pc.sectional w/ends that rock & recline & matching recliner, only 6 mos old, tables, 2 bedroom suites, two floor lamps, wall hangings, 2 cocktail table sets. pls call (352) 586-5166 or (765)748-4334 LONDON FOG MEN?S JACKET Size 40/42 Like New $25 Call 726-0040 MENS DRESS PANTS Like new, 6 pair 5.00 each 36X29 Linda 423-4163 FAX MACHINE SHARP UX510-EX.COND. $45 (352a) 527-8993 1-10LADDER 1& 6LADDER $130. for both (352) 746-6848 2 CARLISLE CANOE PADDLES-gold anodized aluminum, 54 long, Ex. $15 each. 628-0033 2 FENWICK SPINNING RODS-HMX 570ML, 7ft, 1/8-1/2 oz. lure, 4-12lb line, cork grip, Ex., $80. 628-0033 225/75R-16 Goodyear light truck tire GREATSHAPE ONLY$50 352-464-0316 7-5 GALLON METAL OLD FUELCANS WITH SPOUTSALLFOR $80.00 464-0316 ALPHA/OMEGAHOME SCHOOLING BOOKS 9th/10th grades $50 obo Linda 423-4163 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 CB RADIO 40 channel mobile Brand new used once.Asking $60.00 637-9611 EAGLE CLAW FLY ROD & REEL-#1010 Reel, 8Rod, Model MC300, 2pc., size 6/7#, $30. 352-628-0033 FERNS 2 Big Staghorns $125 each (352) 726-1327 Florida Jumbo Shrimp 15ct@ $5/lb, FRESH Gulf Grouper @ $7/lb delivered 352-897-5001 FOLDING TABLE 5 FOOT LONG BROWN GOOD CONDITION $40 352-613-0529 GAS GRILLWebcor Gas Grill excellent condition. Propane tank like new.Asking $85.00 637-9611 HARLEYSTOCK EXHAUSTPIPES NEW FITS 1350-1450 SLIDE ON ONLY$75 352-464-0316 HEARING AID Kirkland, w/charger, & 2 rechargable batt. + remote control. Like new. Orig price $1000, asking $400 OBO (352) 462-7024 HOLIDAYCLASSIC CD?STopArtists 25 for $50 [will separate] Call 726-0040 King size bed, little used in guest room, $400; Antique Paul Whiteman 4 stringed banjo w/ case. Beautiful sound & cond. $400 (352) 746-1305 LIKE NEW Ladies Day 6 DREAM BICYCLE 21 speed, easy step thru, $800. (352) 860-1872 or (304) 673-5550 MICROWAVE KENMORE MOUNTS ABOVE THE STOVE WHITE $80 352-613-0529 PAMPERED CHEF Vegetable Chopper & Measuring Cup $25 Call 726-0040 PINFISHTRAP-14-1/2 x 17 x 10-1/2 tall, internal bait box, $15. 352-628-0033 2.5 ACRESMar. 20, 10AM ED MESSER, Your Favorite Auctioneermessersales.com (352) 212-6672 2-HPCOMPRESSOR Like New..$75.00 352-502-0722 Craftsman, Jointer/Planer new prtbl, $50. Blck. & Dckr elec. trimmer $25. (352) 382-5521 JOINTER/EDGER ON STAND Westinghouse $35 in good working condition call 352-257-3870 MITER SAW Chicago 8 Comp. w/ metal stand $50 mechanicscreeper, cushioned,on wheels $25 (352) 637-6284 KAROKE MACHINE WITH CD PLAYER & 5.5 SCREEN WITH GRAPHICS $100 352-341-6920 PANOSONIC 13 TV WITH BUILT IN VCR & REMOTE $25 352-613-0529 PANOSONIC TV 27 WITH REMOTE & MANUAL$60 352-613-0529 SPEAKERS SHARP2 10 150 WATTS $25 352-613-0529 SPEAKERSYAMAHA5 2 16 140 WATTS 2 9 60 WATTS & 1 5 80 WATTS $70 352-613-0529 TVANTENNA20 ft tv antenna still on house. Will be removed by owner on 3/24. $100 /obo 352-628-4153 Breaker Box Square D 100Amp NEW main lug, 6 spaces, 12 circuits, indoor use $50.00 352-249-7212 CEILING FAN WHITE 42-$20 (352) 527-8993 COPYMACHINE CANON IMAGE CLASS D320-XCOND. $41 (352)527-8993 DELFLATSCREEN 14 in Good condition $20.00 Linda 423-4163 SAMSUNG FLAT SCREEN MONITOR 17 in NEW $50 LINDA 423-4263 8pc Patio Set Large table w/4 chairs recliner,ottoman, lounge chair all w/cushions, good condition $300. (352) 746-5634 PA TIO SET PVCTable 5 chairs with cushions no rips $100 352-419-5549 27 FT. BOOKCASES 2-White 7 foot by 3 foot white. bookcases. Will sell both $30. Call 352-503-9886 BookCase & Matching Computer Cabinet w/glass doors and lighted. good condition $200. (352) 795-7254 DAYBED WITH TRUNDLE, BASSINETDay bed $100.00 Bassinet $15.00 both in good shape. 352-464-1704 DINETTE SETBlack marble-look top, 4 metal chairs with tan microfiber seats. $175. 352-637-1857. DINING SETTable and 4 Chairs $100 (352) 795-0763 ENTERTAINMENT CENTER Lt.Oak glass doors and rollout drawers Exc. Condition $25. 352-344-8212 HIGH END USED FURNITURE, 2ND TIME AROUND RESALES 270-8803, 2165 Hy 491 MAKE-UPTABLE WITH MIRRORAND SEAT Gold Metal-super cute $40 call 352-257-3870 RECLINER Wall hugger two seater.Tan micro fiber material. Exellent condition asking 250.00 352 726 9964 Reclining Lift Chair Good Condition $250. (352) 212-6187 RUG 6 x 8 contemporary wool rug. Mostly brown and tan colors. $50.00. 352-270-3117 SMALLASIAN STYLE TABLE red and gold with glass top $75 perfect condition call 352-257-3870 SOFAAND CHAIR Leaders bamboo tropical print sofa and matching chair. two years old barely used. colors are greens yellow, and coral. $500 for set. sugarmill woods 352-212-0233 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS FOR SALE Starting at $50. King, Queen, Full, Twin Very good condition 352-621-4500 (4) VINTAGE LAWN CHAIRS Hunter green metal chairs $80 for all call 352-257-3870 FIVE(5) OAK CLAWFOOTDINING CHAIRS Five oak dining chairs upholstered one with arms $150 (352)341-2107 OAKARMED CHAIR with tan leather cushion $75 call 352-257-3870 3 very collectible works. Lrg. glass framed Beatles, believed to be one of a kind. Lrg. popular color print of famout work; Red Caboose glass framed poster of: Bull Durham Tobacco Titled; Without A Match. Downsizing due to health and age. All $300. Will send info & photos to your email. Call John (352) 726-1076 30 Hotpoint 4 coil White Electric Stove like new, $125.00 (352) 382-5883 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 BLACK SAMSUNG RANGE Glass top range with two single and two double elements and warming center.True European convection and conventional baking and roasting. 2013 mint condition Lowes $850. $400 firm 613-6495 Cell 513-4632 Home after 5 Dryer, Stove, Refrigeratorwhite, Good Condition $325 will sell separately 352-212-3600 (678) 617-5560 ELECTRIC RANGE 5 burner great shape $195.00 352-465-7981 FREEZER 30 in. GE chest freezer, like new, $80.00 phone 352 382 5883 FREEZER Lg, upright, Hotpoint, Works great $75 (352) 422-2662 Kenmore 4 Coil Burner Stove self cleaning, white w/black door, $120. Kenmore Refrigerator w/icemaker, white $100.(352) 344-4192 Kenmore Refrigerator 20 cubic ft. Almond w/icemaker, adj. glass shelves, works good $150. (352) 746-6911 OVERTHE STOVE WHITE WHIRPOOL MICROWAVE $100 352-422-2719 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 WASHERAND DRYER Good Condition $100 (352)795-0763 WASHER OR DRYER $145 ea. Reliable, Clean, Like New, Excel Working Cond, 60 day Guar.Free Del/Set up. 352-263-7398 ANTIQUE OAK ARMED CHAIR with tan leather cushion $75 call (352)257-3870 DUDLEYS AUCTION **BIG WEEK !** **5 AUCTIONS ** Thur 3 20 Estate Adventure Auction 700+lots @ Hall3pm out rows of treasures 6pm inestate furniture, lighthouses+++ 4 Real Estate Auctions Fri 3 21 Prev-9 am 9640 N Parkwood Ave, Dunnellon 5 acres w/mobile home SOLD ABSOLUTE ALL TOGETHER Hoarder home-barn-motor cycles, vehicles, tractor +++ Prev 12pm 2071 W Greenway Pl Citrus Springs 3BRr corner lot Prev 2pm 5101 W Kristina Loop Crystal Oaks Lecanto 3/2 Estate Settlement Sat 3 22 Prev 8am 7820 S Great Oaks Drive Downtown Historic Floral City GNC Commercial/ residential onRails to Trails Home2 mobiles-cook house CONTENTS Minivan-truck-camper-to ols-household-& more CALL FOR INFO********************** call for info 637-9588 dudleysauction.com 4000 S Florida Ave (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. Maine-ly Real Estate #381384 INSIDE SALES/ APPT. SETTERS/ TELEMARKETERSGreat Pay Weekly. Daily Bonuses352-503-6807 Major Collection Agencyneeds 8 collectors F/T, P/T, salary, bonus, benefits Experience a plus Bobbi 352-563-2221 MOVING COMPANYLOOKING FOR CLASS B DRIVER /HELPERS Must Have Transportion (352) 621-1220 Team MembersValid Dr Lic Req Call Advanced Aluminum at (352) 628-7519 P/T DISHWASHERELKS LODGE Hernando Wed & Fri Evenings, & Special Occasions $8.00/hr. Experience needed. References a plus (352)726-2027 Change your water Change your life. Kangen Water Presentation. Thursday 3/20 6 pm. No Char ge!! Call Jackie for r eser vation (352) 634 3333 MEDICAL OFFICE TRAINEES NEEDED!Train to become a Medical Office Assistant. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! Online training gets you Job readyASAP. HS Diploma/GED & PC/Internet needed! (888)528-5547 BENES International School of Beauty www .benes.edu SPRINGHILL CAMPUS Cosmetology March 17th Day & Night School Barber April 28th Night School Massage Ther April 28th Day School Massage Ther April 28th Night School NAIL TECH or F ACIAL TECH Day School Open Enrollment INTRODUCING NEW Night School MARCH 17th Classes for Nail Tech or Facial TechMon., Tues., Wed. 5:00 PM-9:00 PM(727) 848-8415 1 (866) 724-2363 TOLL FREE Full & Part time STATE APPROVED FOR VA TRAINING BUSINESS Great opportunity to own your own business. Includes real estate and 2 buildings w/ample parking, fenced, plus inventory.Antique & Collectibles items Only serious inquiries call 352-746-6731 CITRUS COUNTY Lg well maint.& profitable coined laundry for sale. Qualified buy ers only 352-270-0943 Lark Shed. 10X14 Wired & Finished inside. $1500 (352)341-2196 DARK WOOD DRESSER WITH MIRROR needs restoring but sturdy $80 call (352)257-3870 Full time RN+ PRN NursesFor GI Center, Pre Post & Proceedures Fax Resume to : 352-563-2961 NEEDEDExperienced,Caring & DependableCNAs/HHAsHourly & Live-in,flex schedule offeredLOVING CARE(352) 860-0885 PRE SCHOOL TEACHERFootsteps Preschool a ministry of First United Methodist Church of Inverness is hiring a teacher. This person would be required to have the 40/10 hours DCF training courses. Foot Steps teachers must be mature and sensitive in working with children, parents, and other staff.Those interested in applying for the position may email a resume to: Rev. Sarah R Campbell, Senior Pastor, at Pastorsarah@ invernessfirstunc.org Footsteps license number is C05C10056 LINE COOK EXP ONL Y Apply in Person at Crackers Bar & Grill P/T DishwashersUpscale Country Club Restaurant Now Accepting Applications for P/T dishwashers. Apply in Person a t 505 E Hartford St Mon-Sat between 2:00-5.00 pm. Exp. Laborer & Plastererneed valid DL, Top pay for quality applicants. call 352-232-9524 Scott Wright Stucco NEWSPAPER CARRIER WANTEDNewspaper carrier wanted for early morning delivery of the Citrus County Chronicle and other newspapers for home delivery customers.Must have insured and reliable vehicleApply in Person 1624 N Meadowcrest Blvd, Crystal River Monday to Friday 8am-5pm Newspaper carriers are independent contractors, not employees of the Citrus County Chronicle CITRUS MAIDSCLEANING PERSON P/Tleading to F/T Needed. Must have flex. schedule, lic./vehicle. Exp. a plus. Leave message (352) 257-0925 Creative Personwanted for floral design intern. Will train and then employ PT; 352-726-9666 Exp. Appt. Setter NeededFor Busy Insurance Office in Floral City (352) 344-1521 Exp. General MaintenanceRequire qualified & versatile person Must have own vehicle for multi facility servicing Apply T ues Fri @ 505 E Hartford St, Hernando HANDYMANSome experience in plumbing, electrical & carpentry. Gen. Home repairs & yard maint. Must have ref. Call 352-489-3241 Btw. 4p & 8p ONLY 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 Florida Jumbo Shrimp 15ct@ $5/lb, FRESH Gulf Grouper @ $7/lb delivered 352-897-5001 Boys and Girls Club Dunnellon Branch20077 SW 110 St. Dunnellon, Fl 34432 Excepting $15 yearly Membership signups ages 6 18 *AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM *SPRING BREAK CAMP* *SUMMER CAMP* *Snack*transportation*concession *volunteer credit *League*Leadership Clubs. download application.www. bgcofmarion.com contact tjackson@bgcofmari on.com for info BOOKKEEPINGAccounting Exp. required, Part time Also Homecare Postion available Cit. Springs, 34434 Call 352-489-3241 Btw. 1p & 4p ONLY LEGAL SECRETARYLaw firm seeks full time legal secretary. Prior law firm experience preferred. Proficient in all Microsoft applications. Send resume to: Blind Box 1860P Citrus County Chron 106 W Main St Inverness, Fl 34450 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 Exp. Dr.s Assist.With knowledge of EKG, Blood draws, and Computer Experience. Send Resume to: Citrus Co. Chronicle Blind Box 1861M 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd. Crystal Riv. Fl 34429 F/Tor P/T Licensed Dental Hygienistfor fast paced Dental Office Fax Resume To: 352-795-1637 or Email: lynn.swanson@ rswansondental.com FRONT DESK RECEPTIONISTFull time 8:00a-4:30p Busy Doctors office Fax resume: (352) 637-6487 or email: mnathan @tampabay.rr.com 2 yr. old Purebred Blood Hound 100+ lbs needs to room to roam! free to good home! (352) 364-1309 Collecting items for Nature Coast Community Church rummage sale such as: tools,fishing,sports,toys dishes,bikes,household,patio.N o clothing. Will pick up. 352-621-0175 FREE PINE STRAW YOU LOAD & HAUL INVERNESS 630-605-0774 Free Rabbits Easters Coming! 2 Pen of Meat Breeders. Californian Buck & Doe. 1 Mini Rex torte Buck w/ papers. Pedigreed & shown. (352) 464-4617 Free-Young Red Nose Pitt Adults only inquire After 5pm (352) 697-1885 Black & White Cat, neutered Area of Seven Rivers Dr & Rockcrusher. Missing for a few months. Handsome Reward for safe return. (352) 601-8454 Boxer-Pittbull Puppy approx 8 mos old Brown w/white chest and feet. not neutered lost in the vicinity of Roebuck St. Homosassa (352) 422-8742 or (352) 436-5265 Chihuahua/Terrier Mix, black w/white, female, 6 yrs. old, last seen March 13th, @ Citrus Spgs Texaco, Please Call (321) 439-4229 or (352)434-8893 REWARD Dapple Colored Dotson, Male, orange collar, no tag. Floral City, S. Bedford Rd (352) 634-2188 Still missing adult black male cat shorthair, very sweet, kids are heartbroken. Near Emerald Oaks/ShamrockAcres (352)423-0495 Boys and Girls Club Dunnellon Branch20077 SW 110 St. Dunnellon, Fl 34432 Accepting $15 yearly Membership signups ages 6 18 *AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM *SPRING BREAK CAMP* *SUMMER CAMP* *Snack*transportation*concession *volunteer credit *League* Leadership Clubs. download application .www. bgcofmarion.com contact tjackson@bgcofmari on.com for info Todays New Ads CHEVROLET Silverado, ext. cab Red, orginal owner, 282K mi. always maint. Good tires. Many new parts recently. $2,200 Cash (352) 270-4529 CLEANING BY PENNY Residential Only Wkly., Biwkly., Mnthly. 503-9671 or 364-1773 CRYSTALRIVERLarge 2/2 CHA, W/D hk-up $600/mo. + $600 sec. no dogs 352-726-9570 FIVE(5) OAK CLAWFOOTDINING CHAIRS Five oak dining chairs upholstered one with arms $150 (352)341-2107 HANDICAP ACCESS with Vertical Lift, Stonebrook, 2/2 MH 1,400 sf ., $28,900. Lot Rent $442., Must See. 352-628-5311 HEARTLAND NORTH TRAIL SERIES2011TravelTrailer 21 ft. Tandem axel, sway bars, hitch and hitch stabilizer, electric brakes, full bath, one slideout, fully loaded in excellent condition. Optional 12 ft. Porta-Bote with 5 hp Mercury engine. Price with boat and motor $19,800. Call 352-726-2750. INVERNESS3/2/1 $700/mo. $2100. moves you in! Avail now (352) 302-7349 Kenmore Refrigerator 20 cubic ft. Almond w/icemaker, adj. glass shelves, works good $150. (352) 746-6911 Left Over Estate Sale everything must go! 9pc.sectional & 7 pc.sectional w/ends that rock & recline & matching recliner, only 6 mos old, tables, 2 bedroom suites, two floor lamps, wall hangings, 2 cocktail table sets. pls call (352) 586-5166 or (765)748-4334 SECLUDED 3BR/2BA 1653 sf, 2 car CP, 2 story barn. Includes acr e buildable lot $99,900 or reasonable offer 352-613-2289 SHAY1980 Reproduction Model A please call (352) 201-2958 TOY HAULER2011 Forest River, 18 w/living quarters, like new condition $11,500. ask for Bill (352) 564-1299 $$ CASH PAID $$FOR JUNK VEHICLES 352-634-5389 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 FREE REMOV AL Appliances,AC Units Riding Mowers, Scrap Metals, 352-270-4087 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 Pinochle Players Toms flexible Pinochle Club, meets every Thursday Evening. Looking for a few new players call 352-527-9632. 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 Todays New Ads 1-10LADDER 1& 6LADDER $130. for both (352) 746-6848 20 ft. Hudson Equipment Trailer Double Axle,10,000 lb Capacity, 25/16, Hitch $1,650. 352-212-5747 6385 W Cannondale Drive 2 bedroom. 2 bath. Cozy 1000SF(approx.)home,2 car attached garage, lrg screened lanai,newly updated $94,500 352-794-6686 27 FT. BOOKCASES 2-White 7 foot by 3 foot white. bookcases. Will sell both $30. Call 352-503-9886 BLACK SAMSUNG RANGE Glass top range with two single and two double elements and warming center.True European convection and conventional baking and roasting. 2013 mint condition Lowes $850. $400 firm 613-6495 Cell 513-4632 Home after 5 Cabin 12X32 w/front prch & tin roof. Full bath/kitchen. Bd/Liv. w/10X12 unfnshd add. You move. $7000 obo. (352)746-9211 Change your water Change your life. Kangen Water Presentation. Thursday 3/20 6 pm. No Char ge!! Call Jackie for r eser vation (352) 634 3333
C12TUESDAY,MARCH18,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 000H6DECarpet & Upholstery Cleaning Services352-503-20913 Rooms Carpet Cleaned(Hallway is Free)only$69AND -Get Dryer and Dryer Vent Cleanedfor$35Must have both services on same appt. With coupon. CARPET/UPHOLSTERY CLEANING 000HFH8 WINDOW CLEANING Window Cleaning Window Tinting Pressure Washing Gutter CleaningFREE ESTIMATES352-503-8465Bonded & Insuredwww.windowgenie.com/springhill CLEANING KNOCK OUT CLEANING SERVICELicensed, Insured, Workers Comp. Pressure Washing Too352-942-8434Call Today for a Clean Tomorrow000hfy5RESIDENTIAL, COMMERCIAL, VACATION RENTALS & CONSTRUCTION CLEAN-UP 000HHHT PEST CONTROL SERVICESHasta La Bye Bye.Tri-County Services, Inc.Pest Control, Termite & Lawn CareLicensed and InsuredFamily owned and operated Serving Central Florida over 20 yearsToll Free 1-888-352-9290 or call Rick 352-266-4613 DRYER VENT CLEANING Call1-352-566-6615Dr. Vent1-855-4DR-VENTLocally Owned 15+ Yrs. Lic./ins., Bonded $39Flat Rate No Hidden Costs000HLOW DONT LET YOUR DRYER START A FIRE! 000HL2B A/C & AIR QUALITYYour Neighborhood Indoor Air Quality Specialist Spring Tune Up Special $ 49 95 Reg. $139.95Guaranteeing 10x Cleaner Air or tune-up is freeIncludes Our Exclusive Laser Particle Scan to determine the quality of the air you breathe in your home. NO OTHER COMPANY OFFERS THIS SERVICE!Expires March 31, 2014Back To NewHeating & Cooling628-5700 newair.biz Since 1997 Exclusive Lic #CAC1815891 000HGZP746-4451 IRRIGATION Serving Citrus County longer than the rest, consistently voted Best of the Best!1723 N. Lecanto Hwy. Lecanto, FL 34461Irrigation Repairs & Installation Sod Sales & Install3 Time Winner 2011 2012 2013 Lic. #2646 Insured Bonded Lic. & Insured POOLS AND PAVERS 000HNOJ Copes Pool & Pavers YOUR INTERL OCKING BRICK P A VER SPECIALIST More Photos on our Facebook page WEEKLY POOL SERVICE PAINTING 352-465-6631 Ferraros PaintingInterior & Exterior PressureWashing FREE ESTIMATES Repaint Specialist000H1TT RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL COMPLETE YEAR ROUND SERVICEMowing Trimming Edging Mulch FertilizationFREE ESTIMATES Licensed & Insured000HLIA LAWN CARE352-503-7063 SERVING CITRUS COUNTY SINCE 1995 000HIXA6575 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River, FLELECTRICAL Lighting Fixtures Fans Ballast New Outlets Panel Upgrades 24 Hours a Day 7 Days a WeekIndependently owned & operated. Lic #EC13003381 insured &bonded Generators Whole House Surge Protectors Install, Service & RepairSAME DAY SERVICEat no extra cost 352-364-4610 000HJPR RV SERVICE & REPAIR Propane Appliances Electrical Repair Plumbing Repairs Water & Collision Damage Roof Sealing & Damage Mobile Service Fully Stocked Parts Dept.We Do It AllNature Coast RV 352-795-7820 9800 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River www.NatureCoastRV.com HANDYMAN 000HIZERons Affordable Handyman Services All Home Repairs Small Carpentry Fencing Screening Clean Dryer VentsAffordable & Dependable Experience lifelongLicensed & Insured Lic.#37761352-344-0905 cell: 400-1722 #1 in Service + Quality SMWPOOLS.COMState Certified Pool Contractor Lic. #1458326Serving All Of Citrus County Free Consultation Sugarmill Woods Pool & SpaNows the time for pool remodeling P ool R efinishing Construction Pavers Leak Detection Pool Tile & Repair000HJ4P POOL REMODELING Install & Repair Pumps, Filters, Heaters & Salt Systems 382-4421 35 2 000HL4G PAINTING & HOME REPAIR Teds Painting & Home Services Co. Pressure Washing Interior & Exterior Driveways/Decks Drywall/TextureAll Types of Home Repairs 746-5190LIC/ INS Lic #240270 ELECTRICAL REPAIR 352-621-1248Thomas Electric, LLC Residential/Commercial ServiceGenerac Centurion Guardian Generators Factory Authorized Technicians ER0015377 000HD58 Stand Alone Generator Quality That Wont Rob The Nest EggTweetys Complete Painting Service, Inc. Interior/Exterior Painting Drywall RepairsTextures Wallpaper Removalwww.TweetysPainting.comInsured Licensed Bonded / Lic#00582974Celebrating 30 Years in BusinessMilitary & Senior Discounts PAINTING SERVICES 352-597-2440 352-293-5088 Toll Free: 877-893-3895 Driveways Parking Lots Seal Coating Maintenance Overlay AsphaltR. WatkinsOwner/OperatorPH-352-247-0284Emailfirstname.lastname@example.org ASPHALT PAVING Licensed and Insured Lic. # Sp13889 FREE ESTIMATES000HI92 ATREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est. (352)860-1452 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 DOUBLE JTree Service Stump Grinding, bulk mulch, lic/ins 302-8852 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 R WRIGHT TREE Service Tree Removal & Trimming. Ins. & Lic. # 0256879 352-341-6827 RON ROBBINS Tree Service Trim, Shape & Remve, Lic/Ins. Free est. 352-628-2825 StumpGrinding cheap avg cost $25-18stump volume disc. over 5 call Rich 352-586-7178 344-2556, Richard Water Pump Service & Repairs-all makes & models. Call anytime! THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Attention Consumers!Please make sure you are using a licensed and insured service professional. Many service advertisers are required by state law to include their state license number in all advertisements. If you dont see a license number in the ad, you should inquire about it and be suspicious that you may be contacting an unlicensed business. The Citrus County Chronicle wants to ensure that our ads meet the requirements of the law. Beware of any service advertiser that can not provide proof that they are licensed to do business. For questions about business licensing, please call your city or county government offices. COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 TREE REMOVAL & STUMP GRINDING Trim/Tree Removal, 55ft. Bucket Truck 352-344-2696 Lic/ins. *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 Absolute Exterior Restoration Any Surface, roof & gutter cleaning, int/ext painting 352-382-5172 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 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. NUISANCE WILDLIFE CONTROL David P Crissman (352)563-5545 A-1 Hauling, Cleanups, garage clean outs, trash, furniture & misc. Mark (352) 287-0767 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal Lic., 352-584-5374 Lawncare -N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job Call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ASAPPAINTING CHRIS SATCHELL 30 yrs. Exp., Excel. Ref. Insured 352-464-1397 A1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 INTERIOR/EXTERIOR & ODD JOBS. 30 yrs J. Hupchick Lic./Ins. (352) 726-9998 AllAROUND TRACTORLandclearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 Design & Install Plant*Sod*Mulch Weed*Trim*Clean lic/ins 352-465-3086 #1 Professional Leaf Vac system why rake? FULL LAWN SERVICE Fr ee Est. 352-344-9273 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 Helpin Hand Grass Man Cut Clean Mulch Edge FREE ESTIMATES! Russell 352-637-1363 Lawncare-N-More S pring Clean Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 MD LAWN SERVICE Affordable Cuts Starting at $20 We do it all, Free EST. Res./Comm., Business since 1988 563-9824, 228-7320 STEVES LAWN SERVICE Mowing & Trimming Clean up, Lic. & Ins. (352) 797-3166 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Comfort Works, Inc. Air Conditioning and Heating Service, Res/ Com (352) 400 -8361 Lic# CAC1817447 CLEANING BY PENNY Residential Only Wkly., Biwkly., Mnthly. 503-9671 or 364-1773 Home/Office Cleaning Catered to your needs, reliable & exper., lic./ins. Bonded 352-613-8137 Need your house cleaned! Call Maggie. Need your home repaired! Call Chris. Married Team! Res & Com. Lic.352-503-9621 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter Kare & Kastle Kleaner, Pet Sitting & House Cleaning (352) 270-4672 **Budd Excavating ** &T r ee W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Install, restretch, repair Clean, Sales, Vinyl Carpet, Laminent, Lic. #4857 Mitch, 201-2245 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 **ABOVEALL** M & W INTERIORS Handyman services Northern Quality Southern prices! (352) 537-4144 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ANDREW JOEHL HANDYMAN. Gen. Maint/Repairs Pressure Cleaning. 0256271 352-465-9201 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Lawncare-N-More Spring Clean-Up, press. wash, bushes, beds, mulch, mow, handyman service 352-726-9570 Pressure Washing, Roof Coating, Drive ways & any Handyman Repair Lic# 39477 (352) 464-3748 Remodeling Additions, new homes Free est. crc1330081 (352) 949 2292 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Rock, Mulch Hauling & Tractor Work 352-341-2019, 201-5147 AllAROUND TRACTORLand clearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal, Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 A-1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 DUN-RITE ELECTRIC Since / Free Est. lic EC 13002699 352-726-2907 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 FENCE PRO, all types painting, repairs, gates, free estimates lic/ins (352) 563-8020 OWENS QUALITY FENCING, ALL TYPES. Free Est. Comm/Res. 352-628-4002 Acctg/Bkkr QuickBooks Certified, set-up, training, payroll, sales tax. No job to small! Call 352-287-1909 for appt. SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 TransmissionRepair & FinanceCONSIGNMENT USA US 19 CR 461-4518 JAKES TRIM CARPENTRY No job too big or small Free Est. 352-601-7064 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source iswww.chronicleonline.com Classifieds 000HHE7 SHIH-TZU PUPS, AvailableRegistered Lots of Colors Males Starting @ $400. Beverly Hills, FL. (352) 270-8827 ZOEYZoey, 6-10 y.o. Blue spayed American Pit Bull mix, HW-negative. Weight 55 lbs. Gets along w/other dogs, gentle, affectionate, very loving, plays with the ball, housebroken. Obedient, rides well in the car. Call Joanne @ 352-697-2682 or 352-513-5754. BRINGYOUR FISHING POLE! INVERNESS, FL55+ park on lake w/5 piers, clubhouse and much more! Rent incl. grass cutting and your water 1 bedroom, 1 bath @$425 Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 800-747-4283 For Details! WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 BENNYBenny is a 4-y.o. bulldog mix, Very friendly & affectionate and loving. Loves kids & gets along w/some other dogs. Loves to chase the tennis ball & go for car rides. He appears to be housebroken. Call Laci @ 352-212-8936. FISHERFisher, 3-y.o. Bulldog mix, Heartworm negative, neutered, weight 45 lbs. Loveable, playful, loves treats, knows commands, beautiful puppy face. Would be your best friend if given a chance. Call Joanne @ 352-697-2682 or 352-513-5754. Shih-Poo Puppy, 1 female Schnauzer Pups Born Nov. 14 Shih-Tzu Pups Born Jan. 21, 352-795-5896 Day 20 ft. Hudson Equipment Trailer Double Axle,10,000 lb Capacity, 2-5/16, Hitch $1,650. 352-212-5747 4x8UTILITYTRAILER with tilt, good condition $425.00 352-422-0273 Utility Trailer8 ft. Like new with side rails & full tail gate $1,200 obo (352) 422-0135 20 Items of BOYS Clothing sizes,12mths -5Toddler $1 each in like new condition all 352-257-3870 BASSINETBoy or girl. Good shape, Asking $15 (352)364-1704 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 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $95 464-0316 REBOUNDER TRAMPOLINE(indoor) with stretch band attachments 352-564-4214. $60 RECUMBANT EXERCISE BIKE DIGITALREADOUT GREATSHAPE.ONLY $100.00 352-464-0316 RECUMBENT STATIONARYBIKE. NordicTrack GX5.0 Pro. Excellent condition. $220. 352-382-5951 WEIGHTBENCH. Incline-decline weight bench with leg attachment. $50.00. 352-270-3117 Club Car Golf Cart 1991, Family owned Exc con. Lights, Battery 1 yr. old, Must Sell due to health $1,500. (352) 527-3125 Club Car Golf Cart 48V,side curtains, charger, good cond. $1,275. (812) 360-3834 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 Dahon Folding Bike Used for RV, Trails & Camp Grounds, $125. (352) 601-6064 GOLDEN EAGLE BOW, compound,glass/wood laminate., sight/sheath, 4 arrows, 45/50lbs., $75, 628-0033 GOLF CLUBS Like new 1 set Northwestern, 1 set Ping Zing, Plus bags, balls etc $350 for all (352) 341-0866 TAPERFLEX WATER SKI Superior new sports concept quality design $25 call 352-257-3870 NEW ELECTRICSG GUITAR, GIGBAG & CORD PLAYS GREAT BLACK&CHROME$50 352-601-6625 NEW FENDER NEWPORTER ACOUSTIC GUITAR WITH GIGBAG$100 352-601-6625 NEWACOUSTIC ELECTRIC GUITAR ONBOARD TUNER PLAYS GREAT $70 352-601-6625 1955 Juke BoxRocola, 300+ records, needs some TLC $650. (812) 360-3834 Karaoke Rack system Complete system of high quality Karaoke in rack. Includes powerful CDG Amp unit. Color CDG monitor, Mikes & stand. Vocal monitor, double cassette unit. 2 super sound speakers, mixer board and approx. 300 music tracks. Exc. cond. Must sell due to health & age. $500 firm. Call John (352) 726-1076 KIMBALLORGAN WITH BENCH Electric and Computerized $30 call 352-257-3870 FOOD PROCESSOR Black & Decker new, in box food processor. Never used. $15.00 352-513-5777 ELLIPTICALMACHINE NordicTrack E7 elliptical. Fully assembled. Hardly used. Pick up only, in Inverness. Asking $200 Please call 352-560-3379 SCHWINN AIRDYNE BIKE w/ergometer exc. cond. $300. MEDICAL RECLINING LIFT CHAIR, exc. cond. brown, $200. (352) 860-1439 SNOW PLOW Great to take back North for truck.Five feet long.Asking $85.00 637-9611 TOASTER OVEN, COFFEE MAKER & ELECTRIC MIXER $25 352-613-0529 4 INCH TOILETSEAT RISER ITMAKES IT EASIERTO GETUP ONLY25.00 352-464-0316 4 PRONGED CANE DONTWAITTO FALL AND NEED ITLATER ONLY25.00 352-464-0316 4 WHEELWALKERseat, basket, hand brakes & wheel locks, folds for storage, Ex. $50. 628-0033 BEDSIDE COMMODE &ALUMINUM WALKER both have adjustable legs only 20.00 each 352-464-0316 CHILDS MANUAL WHEELCHAIR, GOOD SHAPE,YELLOW W/ FOOTRESTS. ONLY $85 352-464-0316 Scooter & Car Lift Sold as a package Both in Good Cond $800 (352) 344-2679 SHOWER BENCH FITS INTOTUB. BENCH ONLY. 20.00 464-0316 THREE WHEELED WALKER LARGE WHEELS ONLY50.00 464-0316 TRANSPORTCHAIR (SMALLWHEELS) GOOD SHAPE. WITH FOOTRESTS ONLY 100.00 464 0316
TUESDAY,MARCH18,2014C 13 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 000HHE1 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 MERCEDES BENZ1978, 450 SL, Convert. Roadster w/two tops excel. cond. 84k mi. $13k obo 352-464-3187 SHAY1980 Reproduction Model A please call (352) 201-2958 CHEVROLET2002, Cavalier 4 Door, $4,250. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2004, S10 Crew Cab, 4 x 4, $7,995. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET Silverado, ext. cab Red, orginal owner, 282K mi. always maint. Good tires. Many new parts recently. $2,200 Cash (352) 270-4529 FORD, XLT 150, 4/WD, club cab, topper, clean 189K mi., red, $4,995. (352) 341-4949 GMC2008 Sierra C/K1500 Denali Crew Cab, AWD, 46483 miles, black, leather, sunroof, navigation, DVD, excellent condition, $11800, email@example.com HONDA2007, Element, Hard to find, cold A/C, runs great, Must See, Call (352) 628-4600 SUZUKI2007, Vitara 4 WD, V6, $7,950. 352-341-0018 CHEVY2003 Venture Van, 7 pass. and priced to sell. Call 352-628-4600 For appointment CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 Harley Davidson2004 Heritage Softail Classic, loaded, garage kept $10,000. (352) 270-8488 Harley Davidson2009 Electra Glide Classic, black, 9300 mi, lowered, pristine, illness causes sale, $13950, 352-270-8019 IRON HORSE PARTS 352-746-7655 visit: www.ir onhorse LecantoFL.com Established 1990 Harley Davidson FLHTCUI, 1 owner, low miles, $15,200 Harley Davidson XL1200 C, Custom Wheels $6,295 Harley Davidson Road King $8,900 Harley Davidson Night Rod $14,200 Harley Davidson Road King $9,999 SUZUKI2012 Boulevard S40 650 cc 200 miles Great first ride $3900 352-586-0568 **BEST PRICE** For Junk & Unwanted Cars-CALLNOW **352-426-4267** Autos, Trucks, SUVs & Vans-Cash Pd LarrysAuto Sales 352-564-8333 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest UPull-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 Audi A6Quattro, white, clean car fax, absolutely new 114k miles Ford Explorer, Red, 3rd Row Seat Extra clean $4,995. Suzuki Forenza Gas Saver, Red, $5,995. GMC Jimmy White, $2,995 CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 Dodge Caravan 97k miles, $5195 Ford Focus 121k miles, $3595 Dodge Neon SXT 102k miles, $3395 Dodge Utility Truck $6895 Everything Motors 7039 W Grover Cleveland Blvd Homosassa, Fl 352-503-9969 Buy Here/Pay Here Ford Taurus $1500 Cash Chevy S-10 Cust. $1800 Cash Saturn SL1 $2200 Cash Chevy Cavalier $2900 Olds Silhouette $2700 CALL 352-563-1902 1675 S Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Fl CHEVROLET2000, Camaro 5 speed $3,995. 352-341-0018 CHEVROLET2003, Monte Carlo LS, $5,995 352-341-0018 CHEVY2008, Cobalt, 2 DR, automatic, power windows, power locks, cold A/C, Call for Appointment 352-628-4600 CHRYSLER2002 Sebring green convertible, looks and runs great,cold air. $2000.00 352-364-2375 CHRYSLER SPORTS CAR2005 Crossfire Yellow convertible w/black top, auto trans, excellent condition, 45k,built in Germany w/Mercedes V6 engine $14,000 OBO (352) 563-5150 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 Mercedez Benz300E, 1986, gas, good cond.health forces sale,$3000.obo Terry(352) 577-5670 TransmissionRepair & FinanceCONSIGNMENT USA US 19 CR 461-4518 GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $47,500.Call Ray 352-638-0905 4ADJOINING LOTS 1Acre MOL,Close to Town Gospel Island Gunn Ct.$12,700. Make Offer(352) 726-2038 or (352) 613-4958 PINE RIDGE1 ACRE By Owner, build ready, no fill, $26,900 (352) 249-7812 5 HP Johnson Outboard, full gear case, fresh water motor, 5 gal. tank, runs & starts great. $375. CR (513) 260-6410 Cell ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** CANOE Mad River Canoe 17 ft Galv Continental Trlr, Elec motor & battery. w/ outriggers & Equip. Ex Cond $1600 352-564-2765 COBIA200017.5 Ft., 100H, Yam., 4 strk, Great Shape $5,700, 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 LOWE20 PONTOON, 60hp Merc, new cover, + full canvas camper encl. askg. $6250. obo lv msg (352) 795-8792 POLAR SKIFF1995, 17ft, CC, 8ft Wide 75HPYamaha,Trailer, very good cond. $4,800 352-476-1113 Sportscraft 8827 Coastal Fisherman, cabin cruiser, $7,995 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 VISION BASS1991. 18.5 W 175 hp Johnson. Great Cond. Well Maintained. $5500. (352)419-5560 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 BAY, 37 DB, 25K miles Freight Liner, Loaded $69,995. obo 352-795-7820 TOY HAULER2011 Forest River, 18 w/living quarters, like new condition $11,500. Ask for Bill (352) 564-1299 WE BUYRVS, TRAVELTRAILERS, 5TH WHEELS, MOTOR HOMES Call US 352-201-6945 WINNEBAGO2006, 24 FT, Class C Chalet, 64K mi., V10, 5 speed, generator, loaded, real nice cond. Call for Info. $23,900 (352) 422-1026 HEARTLAND NORTH TRAIL SERIES2011TravelTrailer 21 ft. Tandem axel, sway bars, hitch and hitch stabilizer, electric brakes, full bath, one slideout, fully loaded in excellent condition. Optional 12 ft. Porta-Bote with 5 hp Mercury engine. Price with boat and motor $19,800. Call 352-726-2750. 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. 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 Inverness Village 55+ Unit 108. 1st flr, 2/2, Some furn, new Lanai, Lam, & Ceramic floors. $47,500. Financing Consider 352 564-4100 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 INVERNESS, 2BR/1BA Carport. Fl. Rm., Open Lake Completely Remodeled Inside & Out, 1 mile from town $125.000,352-422-4749 LAKE ROUSSEAU Fishing-Nature Lovers 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 TOwww. BestNatur eCoast Pr operties.com To view my properties 2.5 ACRESMar. 20, 10AM ED MESSER, Your Favorite Auctioneermessersales.com (352) 212-6672 2.5 ACRESMar. 20, 10AM ED MESSER, Your Favorite Auctioneermessersales.com (352) 212-6672 Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 Spacious 2/2/1 with New roof, AC,& windows, Inclds all Kit appliances. Sunroom overlooking Greenbelt. Inside utility rm. $85,000 352-422-3256 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get listed. Still great values out there. Call for foreclosure lists 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 Buying or Selling, its time to make your move!Coleen Fatone-Anderson Realtor Cell:(352) 476-8579email: Cfatone@t amp abay .rr com ERAAmerican Realty & Investments 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 FORAFREE, NO OBLIGATION MARKETANALYSIS! 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 ATTN Homebuyers 100% financing avail. Government Program. You do not need perfect credit. Call or email to get qualified. Ph: (813) 470-8313 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 block homes side by side. 1/1, rented $450 each TAW. Good Cond. Quite Loc. $70,000 for both.Call Kevin (603) 498-5124 Attractive 2 Bd/2BA Home near library. please call for details By Owner, asking $84,900. No calls after 9pm (352) 746-3919 BEVERLYHILLS. REMODELED 2/2/1 w/NEW ROOF AND 1525 sf, heat/ac. SALE or RENT/OWN. $66,900. 527-1239 Crystal Glen 4/2. 2car XLgar/scrn drs. Salt pool w/heater. Move in ready. $159,900 (410)804-1454 no brokers please 6385 W Cannondale Drive 2 bedroom. 2 bath. Cozy 1000SF(approx.)home,2 car attached garage, lrg screened lanai,newly updated $94,500 352-794-6686 Citrus Hills3/2/2 Great open floor plan. Liv. room has stone FP & wd floors. Caged Pool (352) 746-6552 Great Starter Home S. Little John Ave. Inverness 2/2 Single Family Attached Garage Lease or Cash Call For Deatails 877-500-9517 Point of Woods, Inverness 3/2 new roof, encl. porch, (352) 726-7367 Pritchard Island Community, access to pool w/tennis court, close to downtown Inverness, 1 owner, 2BD/2BA/2CG $125k By owner, Call. (352) 726-0044 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 email@example.com When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront HomeLOOKING TO SELL ? CALL ME TODAY !!! HOMOSASSA4/2, BLOCK HOME, MOTHER IN LAWAPT. decking, 1/4 ac, fenced, lots of privacy $65,000 (305) 619-0282, Cell SECLUDED 3BR/2BA 1653 sf, 2 car CP, 2 story barn. Includes acr e buildable lot $99,900 or reasonable offer 352-613-2289 Buying or Selling REALESTATE, Let Me Work For You!BETTYHUNTREALTORERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc. 352 586-0139hunt4houses68 @yahoo.comwww.bettyhunts homes.com. HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 INVERNESS6,000 sq ft Warehouse Space, for Rent, 1 blk. North of court house 352-634-5232 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. 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C14TUESDAY,MARCH18,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 511-0318 TUCRN 3/31 Sale PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF SALE KNIGHTLY AUTO SERVICE gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on Monday, March 31, 2014 @ 8:00 AM at 61 NE HWY 19 SUITE A CRYSTAL RIVER FL pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the FL Statutes. VIN #JA4LX31F95U030427 2005 Mitz Outlander white VIN# WDBTJ56H97F216360 2007 Mercedes Benz CLK Class KNIGHTLY AUTO SERVICE reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. March 18, 2014 504-0318 TUCRN Galazka, Eileen M. 2014-CP-105 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014 CP 105 IN RE: ESTATE OF EILEEN M GALAZKA Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of EILEEN M GALAZKA, deceased, whose date of death was December 16, 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 March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/ John S. Clardy III 243 NE 7th Street, Crystal River, Florida 34428 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 March 11 & 18, 2014. 505-0318 TUCRN Tustin, Joseph J. Jr. 2013-CP-603 NTC Public Notice IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION CASE NO.: 2013-CP-603 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF: JOSEPH JOHN TUSTIN, JR., Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The Administration of the Estate of JOSEPH JOHN TUSTIN, JR., deceased, whose date of death was November 12, 2012, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the Personal Representative and the Personal Representatives Attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against decedents Estate on whom a copy of this Notice has been served must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the decedents Estate must file their claims with this Court WITHIN THREE MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIOD SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 11, 2014. Personal Representative /s/ Katherine Kennedy 705 Pineaire Street, Inverness, FL 34452 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: email@example.com Published in theCITRUS COUNTY CHRONICE: March 11 & 18, 2014 506-0318 TUCRN Chambers, Elizabeth P. 14-CP-93 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 14-CP-93 IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIZABETH PATRICIA CHAMBERS A/K/A ELIZABETH P. CHAMBERS Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of ELIZABETH PATRICIA CHAMBERS A/K/A ELIZABETH P. CHAMBERS, deceased, whose date of death was October 1, 2013; File Number 14-CP-93, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North 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 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 PERIOD 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: March 7, 2014. Personal Representative: REBECCA ELIZABETH EAR 2719 West Pharaoh Court, Lecanto, FL 34461 Attorney for Personal Representative: Derek B. Alvarez, Esquire-FBN: 114278, dba@gendersalvar ez.com Anthony F. Diecidue, Esquire-FBN: 146528, afd@gendersalvar ez.com GENDERS ALVAREZ DIECIDUE, P.A. 2307 West Cleveland Street Tampa, Florida 33609, Phone: (813) 254-4744 Fax: (813) 254-5222 Published in Citrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 507-0318 TUCRN Natowich, Thomas Jr. 2014 CP 000114 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO.: 2014 CP 000114 IN RE: THE ESTATE OF THOMAS NATOWICH, JR., Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) You are hereby notified that a Summary Administration in the estate of THOMAS NATOWICH, JR., deceased, whose date of death was January 6, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, Florida 34450, that the total value of the estate is approximately $32,300.00, non-exempt real property. The name and address of the person giving notice who is the personal representative is: Diana J. Girard 4919 E. Spruce Drive, Dunnellon, Florida 34434 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All Creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate other than those for whom provision for full payment has been made 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 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 the first publication of this Notice is March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: Diana J. Girard 2919 E. Spruce Drive, Dunnellon, Florida 34434 Attorney for Petitioner: AVONELLE R. MACKERELL, Florida Bar No.: 521980 AVONELLE R. MACKERELL, P.A., 20743 W. Pennsylvania Ave., P. O. Box 717, Dunnellon, Florida 34430, (352)489-2264 Phone, (352)489-6890 Fax, E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE: March 11 & 18, 2014. 508-0318 TUCRN Wilkinson, George 2014 CP 34 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2014 CP 34 IN RE: ESTATE OF GEORGE WILKINSON Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of George Wilkinson, deceased (the Estate), is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of George Wilkinson (the Decedent), whose date of death was December 29, 2013, and other persons having claims or demands against the 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 the 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 510-0318 TUCRN Hunter, William H. 2014-CP-NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2014-CPIN RE: ESTATE OF WILLIAM H. HUNTER 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 WILLIAM H. HUNTER, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-, by the Circuit Court for CITRUS County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450; that the decedents date of death was June 5, 2013; and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address JOYCE HUNTER 5626 W. State St., Homosassa, FL 34447 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 full payment was made 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 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, 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 March 11, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /S/Joyce Hunter 5626 W. State St., Homosassa, FL, 34447 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /S/ROBERT S. CHRISTENSEN, ESQ., Fla. Bar No. 0075272 P.O.Box 415, Homosassa Springs, FL 34447, Telephone:(352)382-7934 Fax: (352)382-7936, E-Mail: email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 512-0325 TUCRN McAdams, Richard W. 2013-CP-785 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2013-CP-785 IN RE: ESTATE OF RICHARD W. MCADAMS, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The name of the decedent, the designation of the court in which the administration of this estate is pending, and the file number are indicated above. The address of the court is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450-4299. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are indicated below. If you have been served with a copy of this notice and you have any claim or demand against the decedents estate, even if that claim is unmatured, contingent or unliquidated, you must file your claim with the court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF A DATE THAT IS 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER YOU RECEIVE A COPY OF THIS NOTICE. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons who have claims or demands against decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with the court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. EVEN IF A CLAIM IS NOT BARRED BY THE LIMITATIONS DESCRIBED ABOVE, ALL CLAIMS WHICH HAVE NOT BEEN FILED WILL BE BARRED TWO YEARS AFTER DECEDENTS DEATH. The date of death of the decedent is: December 7, 2013. The date of first publication of this notice is Mar ch 18, 2014 Personal Representative: By: /s/ STEPHEN N. MCADAMS 2003 County Road 13, Lamesa, TX 79331 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ James L. Richard, Florida Bar No. 243477 808 SE Fort King Street, Ocala, FL 34471 Phone: (352) 369-1300, Fax: (352)351-2715, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Publish in Citrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 2014 P-3.0740 513-0325 TUCRN Brey, Elizabeth A. 2013 CP 777 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2013 CP 777 IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIZABETH A. BREY A/K/A ELIZABETH BREY Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Elizabeth A. Brey a/k/a Elizabeth Brey, deceased, whose date of death was December 9, 2013, 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 March 18, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ James Claflin 6122 Rolling Way, Norcross, Georgia 30093 Attorney for Personal Representative : By: /s/ Thomas E. Slaymaker,Florida Bar # 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A. 2218 Highway 44 West, Inverness, Florida 34453 Phone: (352)726-6129, Fax: (352)726-0223, email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 2014. 516-0325 TUCRN Purdy, Pearl A. 2013-CP-720 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDAPROBATE DIVISION FILE NO. 2013-CP-720 IN RE: ESTATE OF PEARLA. PURDY, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of PEARL A. PURDY deceased, whose date of death was September 4, 2013; File Number 2013-CP-720, is pending in the Circuit Court for Cit rus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 1 10 N. Apopka A venue, Inver ness, 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 ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTERTHETIME OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYSAFTERTHE DATE OF SERVICE OF ACOPYOFTHIS 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 AFTERTHE DATE OF THE FIRSTPUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALLCLAIMS NOTFILED WITHIN THETIME PERIODS SETFORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGTHETIME PERIOD SETFORTHABOVE,ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTERTHE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publicaton of this notice is: March 18, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ DAVID PAULFOURNIER 808 Osceola Trail, Casselberry, FL32707 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ TERRYW. COVERT, Florida Bar No. 590551 Copeland & Covert, PLLC 631 Palm Springs Drive, Suite 115,Altamonte Springs, FL32701 Telephone: (407)830-7220, Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org Publish in the Citrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 2014 PA3-0740 517-0325 TUCRN Gillin, Robert A. File No: 2014-CP-80 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, 518-0325 TUCRN Gold, John Daniel 2014-CP-115 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.: 2014-CP-115 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN DANIELGOLD Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (SummaryAdministration) TOALLPERSONS 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 JOHN DANIELGOLD, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-1 15, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave, Inverness, FL34450; that the decedents date of death was November 20, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $64,990.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: NAME ADDRESS SHARON GOLD HENRY 6345 Rush Street, Inverness, Florida 34452 ALLINTERESTED 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 full payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH TN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDAPROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMSAND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILLBE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGANYOTHERAPPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANYCLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this Notice is March 18, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /s/ SHARON GOLD HENRY 6345 Rush Street, Inverness, Florida 34452 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /s/ Marie T. Blume Attorney, Florida Bar Number: 0493181, P.O. Box 2763, Inverness, Florida 34451 Phone: (352) 726-7778 Fax (352)726-7798, email@example.com Published in the CITRUS COUNTYCHRONICLE, March 18 & 25, 2014. 519-0325 TUCRN MacNeill, Laura L. 2014-CP-139 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014-CP-139 IN RE: ESTATE OF LAURA L. MACNEILL, 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 LAURA L. MACNEILL, deceased, File No. 2014-CP-139, 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 05/17/13; that the total value of the estate is $41,500.00 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address BRUCE I. MACNEILL, 6455 S. Inlet Point, Floral City, FL 34436 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made 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 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 18, 2014. Person Giving Notice: By: /s/ BRUCE I. MACNEILL, 6455 S. Inlet Point, Floral City, FL 34436 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: DONALD F. PERRIN, P.A. By:/s/Donald F. Perrin, FL Bar No. 164338, Post Office Box 250, Inverness, FL 34451-0250, Phone: (352)726-6767 Publish in Citrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 2014. P-2.0355 521-0325 TUCRN Senetra, Christine 2013-CP-667 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA File No.: 2013-CP-667 Division PROBATE IN RE: ESTATE OF CHRISTINE M. SENETRA, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of CHRISTINE M. SENETRA deceased, whose date of death was August 19, 2013, 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 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 WITHN 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 March 18, 2014 Personal Representative: /s/JUDITH ANN PARKINSON 3780 Canvasback Court, Marietta, GA 30062 Attorney for Personal Representative: By:/s/GLEN C. ABBOT Esquire, Florida Bar No. 235911 Post Office Box 2019, Crystal River, Florida 34423-2019 Telephone: (352) 795-5699, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE January 28 & February 4, 2014. 522-0325 TUCRN Waterson, Pauline 2014-CP-94 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number: 2014-CP-94 IN RE: ESTATE OF PAULINE P. WATERSON Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of PAULINE P. WATERSON deceased, whose date of death was December 17, 2013, and whose Social Security Number is xxx-xx-2638, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and that of 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 the first publication of this Notice is March 18, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /s/ James R. Waterson 402 Lake Street, Inverness, Florida 34450 Attorney for Personal Representative: /S/ Michael T. Kovach, Jr., Esquire, FL Bar # 0308020, KOVACH LAW FIRM Post Office Box 635, Inverness, FL 34451-0635, Telephone No.: (352) 341-5557 Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, March 18 & 25, 2014. 522-0325 TUCRN Peacock, Florence 2014-CP-123 NTC-SA PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File Number: 2014-CP-123 IN RE: ESTATE OF FLORENCE MAE PEACOCK 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 FLORENCE MAE PEACOCK deceased, File Number 2014-CP-123, by the Circuit Court of Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was December 10, 2013; that this estate consists of exempt property and exempt homestead real property only and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address William Walter Konopaske, III10232 106th Avenue, Largo, Florida 33773 Robert Dale Konopaske 5668 Calders Point, Homosassa, Florida 34446 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made 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 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 18, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /s/ William Walter Konopaske, III 10232 106th Avenue, Largo, Florida 33773 Attorney for Personal Representative: /S/ Michael T. Kovach, Jr., Esquire, FL Bar # 0308020, KOVACH LAW FIRM Post Office Box 635, Inverness, FL 34451-0635, Telephone No.: (352) 341-5557 Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, March 18 & 25, 2014. FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No.:2014-CP-80 IN RE: ESTATE OF ROBERT A. GILLIN 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 ROBERT A. GILLIN, deceased, File Number 2014-CP-80, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness, FL 34450; that the decedents date of death was February 16, 2013; that the total value of the estate is $15,457.39 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address Kathleen L. Johnson, 274 Baboosic Lake Road, Successor Trustee of the Robert Merrimack, NH 03054 and Virginia Gillin Living Trust 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 full payment was made 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 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is March 18, 2014. Personal Representative By: /S/ KATHLEEN L. JOHNSON 274 Baboosic Lake Road, Merrimack, NH 03054 Attorney for Personal Representative By: /s/John S. Clardy III, Florida Bar No. 123129, Clardy Law Firm P.A. PO Box 2410, Crystal River, FL 34423-2410 Email: email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 2014. 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 March 11, 2014. Personal Representative: /S/Cary A. Witter 8990 East 500 South, Union City, Indiana 47390 Attorney for Personal Representative : /S/Thomas E. Slaymaker,Florida Bar # 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A. 6237 South Suncoast Boulevard, Homosassa, Florida, 34446 Phone: (352)628-1204, Fax: (352)628-4658, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: March 11 & 18, 2014. 520-0325 TUCRN Self Storage Lien Foreclosure PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Allen Ridge Mini Storage, Inc. intends to sell by public auction the personal property described below pursuant to Florida Statutes (Section 83.80183.809).Auction to be held at Allen Ridge Mini Storage, Inc. 1601 N. Lecanto Hwy. Lecanto, FL on April 1, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. TENANT: Carol Sleight -UNIT 40 HHG Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, March 18 & 25, 2014. 520-0325 TUCRN Foreclosure of Lien PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Allen Ridge Mini Storage, Inc. intends to sell by public auction the personal property described below pursuant to the Florida Self Storage Facility Act Statutes (Section 83.80183.809). Auction to be held at Allen Ridge Mini Storage, Inc. 1601 N. Lecanto Hwy. Lecanto, FL on April 1, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. TENANT: Carol Sleight -UNIT 40 HHG Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, March 18 & 25, 2014. SUZUKI2012TU250X Only 14, yes 14 miles, and windshield $3,850 Firm 352-212-6398 Motorcycle TrailerDark Green, excellent cond. $450. (352) 795-8880 HONDA2013 Honda Scooter PCX 150 Red, Great Cond. $3500 OBO 352-422-8601