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INSIDE MARCH 25, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 119 ISSUE 230 50 CITRUS COUNTYNo joke: Maligned SEC undefeated in NCAA tourney /B1 HEALTH & LIFE:PreventionThe poisoning cases Dr. Patrick Jean encounters most often involve medication. /Page C1www.chronicleonline.com STATE & LOCAL:Dining optionA new McDonalds is set to open next month in Lecanto./Page A3 LOCAL:SettlementThe Duke settlement is explained, by the numbers./Page A2 INDEX Classifieds . . . .C12 Comics . . . . .C11 Community . .C8, C9 Crossword . . . .C10 Editorial . . . .A10 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . .C11 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . .C10 NEWS BRIEF HIGH70LOW38Decreasing clouds. Windy and cooler.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY Fair midway opens todayToday is Two-Buck Tuesday at the Citrus County Fair, with the midway in full swing this evening. Admission at all gates is $2, and each ride costs $2. Parking is free. Heres whats on tap today: 5 p.m. Opening of the fair Midway opens; exhibit buildings open; Citrus Shrine Club, Jacobs Building; TNT Pony Rides; Daisy Mae the Cow educational display; Citrus Model RR club exhibit, Otto Allen Building U.S. 41; Charles and Yvonne Viet organ grinder. 5:15 p.m. The Wade Henry Show, strolling. 5:45 p.m. The Sweeney Family Band, main gate stage. 6 p.m. Keith Crisp, singer, auditorium; Oscar the Robot, strolling. 6:45 p.m. Lloyd and Willy, main gate stage. 7 p.m. Youth swine show, Livestock Complex; The Wade Henry Show, strolling. 7:45 p.m. Lloyd and Willy, main gate stage. 8 p.m. Taylor Harrison, singer, auditorium. 8:30 p.m. The Sweeney Family Band, main gate stage; Oscar the Robot, strolling. 9 p.m. The Wade Henry Show, strolling. 9:15 p.m. Lloyd and Willy, main gate stage. 10 p.m. Exhibit buildings close; midway closes. Rural King coming to mall A.B. SIDIBE Staff WriterCRYSTAL RIVER The Crystal River Mall is set to be home to Rural King, a fast-growing farm and home store based in the Midwest. Millie Bresnahan, the mall manager, said Monday a deal has been reached with the retail giant and that Rural King will purchase the former Sears store. Bresnahan would not reveal the terms of the deal, only adding that the mall owner is happy with it. Rural King would not confirm that the deal is final, but company spokeswoman Susan Samuelson told the Chronicleshe was aware of talks to move into the mall. She said she would be in a better position to comment later in the week. This is a game-changer for this mall. It is just absolutely fabulous, Bresnahan said. She said Rural King expects to open its doors by September and hopes to hire about 60 people. The mall site will become the fourth Florida store for the company based in Mattoon, Ill. The company has 64 retail stores and distribution centers, mainly in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee. Rural King stocks everything ranging from tractor supplies, guns and sporting goods to lawn and garden, pet feed and home repair supplies. I think they like some of the Farm store should open by September See MALL/ Page A11 Traffic signal set for Kensington MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerCitrus Countys newest traffic signal resulted from a request by residents of a Citrus Hills community with backing by the county. The signal at State Road 44 and Kensington Avenue should be operating in a month or two, Department of Transportation spokesman David Botello said. The cost is about $400,000. Residents of Kensington Estates requested the signal because of the difficulty in turning left onto 60-mph S.R. 44. According to the DOT, the intersection experienced 26 accidents from October 2005 to February 2014 and of those, a traffic signal could have prevented 11 of them. Opposite Kensington Avenue is Trail 13, which heads into the Withlacoochee State Forest MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleWorkers Miguel Catalan, left, and Christian Belasic with Florida Safety Contractors Inc. carry a sign toward their foreman, Chris Cooney, on Sunday afternoon as the crew puts up signs at the new traffic signal at State Road 44 and South Kensington Avenue, between Inverness and Lecanto. Residents request spurs action The News Service of FloridaTALLAHASSEE A group of senators will move ahead with a plan to flood the states natural springs with money. But as the Legislature delves this week into the details of the budget, and as a separate large water issue draws attention, the senators say that money for their springs-restoration proposal might take years to get flowing. We look at this as a three-year process, said Sen. Andy Gardiner, an Orlando Republican who is slated to become Senate president after the November elections. Gardiner and Rep. Steve Crisafulli, a Merritt Island Republican who is slated to become House speaker in November, have declared water policy issues as a priority of the 2015 and 2016 sessions. The springs proposal (SB 1576), which got its first committee approval Thursday, seeks $378.8 million. Meanwhile, Appropriations Chairman Joe Negron, R-Stuart, is pushing for about $160 million this year for a variety of projects to reduce pollution runoff from Lake Okeechobee and clean the Florida Everglades. The House budget matches some of Negrons proposal, which was spurred by outcries in his Treasure Coast district about the harmful impacts of the lake runoffs last summer. Asked about the springs last week before the budget numbers were out, Negron said lawmakers were still early in the budgeting process. Id expect there will be some funding for springs in the Senate budget, he added. The House plan, part of a proposed $75.3 billion budget which will be Senators plan multi-year springs restoration See SIGNAL/ Page A11 MIKEWRIGHT Staff writerINVERNESS A partnership that began a year ago to build a YMCA and wellness center on County Road 486 in Lecanto is facing significant challenges as Citrus Memorial Health System inches closer to a new leaseholder. Attorney Clark Stillwell told the Citrus Memorial Health Foundation that it needed to decide soon whether to keep its commitment to provide $2 million if the YMCA raised $5 million by Sept. 18. Chris Pool, director of marketing and philanthropy at Citrus Memorial, said YMCA organizers had cash and pledges totaling $2.2 million on March 18. The deadline to raise $5 million is Sept. 18, she said. Stillwell, the foundations attorney, said the 50-year lease with Hospital Corporation of Attorney: CMHS has to decide about YMCA plan See CMH/ Page A8 Clark Stillwellfoundation attorney. See SPRINGS/ Page A11 Sen. Andy Gardiner Rep. Steve Crisafulli both politicians have declared water policy issues a priority for the 2015-2016 legislative sessions. Google maps
A2TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL 211 South Apopka Avenue Inverness 726-4327 www.InvernessHearing.com Why you should only buy hearing aids from a hearing healthcare professional. Thanks to modern medicine and many other contributing factors, people are living longer than ever before. While this increased longevity is great news, it does come with some side effects like a pronounced increase in people with hearing loss. Hearing loss is increasing. Statistics show us that hearing loss already affects nearly one out of every five American adults. Statistics also tell us that the number increases along with age. Thus, it only makes sense that as more people live longer, more people with hearing loss are seeking help. Hearing aids are a proven solution. Where there is increased demand, there usually is increased supply. And sure enough, from the Internet to retail stores to local insurance providers, there are now more places than ever to purchase hearing aids. 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Todays best hearing aids are precision instruments, utilizing advanced digital technology that can and should be customized to fit your specific hearing loss and your unique lifestyle needs. Which hearing aids are right for you depend on a variety of important and unique factors, including: The nature and severity of your hearing loss Your eyesight and dexterity The size and shape of your outer and inner ear The types of activities you enjoy Cosmetic concerns Denny Dingler, HAS Andioprosthologist Hearing healthcare professionals make a difference. Only an experienced hearing healthcare professional has the training and stateof-the-art equipment needed to inspect your ear canal, accurately measure your hearing loss, assess your unique needs, and fit you with hearing aids that take all this important and unique information into account. One size does NOT fit all. Sergei Kochkin, Executive Director of the BHI reiterates this point, writing in his published warning. The process requires a complete in-person hearing assessment in a sound booth, the training and skills of a credentialed hearing healthcare professional in order to prescriptively fit the hearing aids using sophisticated computer programs; and appropriate in-person follow-up and counseling. This is not possible when consumers purchase one-size-fits-all hearing aids over the Internet or elsewhere. Get the most out of your investment. Hearing aids purchased without the consultation or advice of a hearing healthcare professional risk doing more damage than good to both your confidence and your wallet. Thats because hearing aids purchased without help from an expert might not sound good, might not work well, and probably wont be hearing aids youll want to wear. Let Professional Hearing Centers help you hear better. 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Call 726-HEAR (4327) to schedule a FREE personalized hearing screening today Sin ce 1983 NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS For Ray Jordan, its not so much about the $166 ticket he received for careless driving. Its not even his hopes of finding witnesses to the accident he was in on Feb. 15 in front of Applebees on State Road 44 in Inverness although he would love to talk to the couple he met at the Hospice Thrift Store in Inverness who were buying a recumbent stationary bike and who told him they had seen the accident and they and their church prayed for Jordan and his wife, who were injured. Even more than that, for Jordan, a lifelong motorcycle rider, his interest in telling his story is to let people know what to do and what not to do when the traffic light turns yellow, especially when motorcycles are present. And its also about the sensors attached to some traffic signals around Citrus County, what they are and arent. (Hint: Theyre not cameras.) We were coming from Lowes down (State Road) 44, approaching the intersection by Applebees, Jordan said. I saw the light had changed to yellow and thought, Well make this no problem. All of a sudden, as Jordan recalled, he saw the car in front of him that was already well into the intersection stop and then he saw its back-up lights come on. This is not going to be fun, he said, and leaned his motorcycle to the right, hitting a patch of grease on the road and then skidding into the back of the car in front of him. Both he and his wife were injured and lost consciousnesss, and were transferred to Citrus Memorial hospital. The next morning, a Citrus County Sheriffs Office deputy came to the Jordans house and handed Jordan a citation for careless driving. Jordan disagrees with that, insisting the driver of the white car that he hit had stopped and backed up. He said he has seen this happen more and more, especially as communities have installed red-light cameras that take photos of people running red lights, triggering automatic, costly citations. Jordan said the couple he met at the Hospice Thrift Store told him that the other driver thought she would get a ticket and thats why she backed up. However, according to Jordan, she didnt tell that to the deputy at the accident scene, at least it wasnt in the traffic report, so Jordan has no corroborating witness. I was so concerned about my wife in the hospital that I didnt get the couples names, Jordan said. Regardless, what the other driver and many other drivers may think are red-light cameras located underneath local traffic lights are not cameras at all. They are red-light confirmation devices, white lights that light up when the signal is red, allowing deputies to monitor intersections from any angle watching for red-light violators. In Citrus County, installation of the sensors began in 2004. However, as Jordan explained, its the red-light cameras, or the fear of them, that he believes causes some drivers to panic, and thats dangerous, especially for people on motorcycles. Last July, Dunnellon did away with its three cameras, even though the city generated more than $500,000 in fines in the first six months after they were installed. Tampa is considering doing away with its, as well. Nearby Brooksville, however, has a thriving red-light camera program, generating $2,348,196 in fiscal year 2013. Citrus County is camerafree and there are currently no plans to install them. As for what to do when approaching an intersection? According to Florida law, once a vehicle passes the stop line in an intersection, the driver is required to go through and not stop and definitely not back up, said Citrus County Sheriffs Office deputy Russ Howard. The lights are geared to the speed in the area, he said. So, if the speed limit is 45 miles per hour, the lights cycle at a certain rate, allowing you adequate time to stop and not slam on the brakes. We obviously want the public to be safe when they go through these lights, and to pay attention.Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at 352-564-2927 or nkennedy @chronicleonline.com. NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleOn Feb. 15, Ray Jordan and his wife, Jeanie, were in a wreck while riding their motorcycle. Jordan believes one of the reasons for the crash was the panic reaction of the driver in front of him who mistook the traffic signal sensor for a red-light camera, put on the brakes while in the intersection and backed up. Driver: Fear of red-light cameras causes wrecks 2012 (1)P.A. taxable value: $2.32 billion. Duke taxable value: $1.27 billion. Settlement value: $1.465 billion. Taxes owed: $34.5 million. Taxes paid: $19.4 million. (4)Settlement taxes paid: $23.1 million. 2013 (2)P.A. taxable value: $3.4 billion. Duke taxable value: $1.3 billion. Settlement value: $1.6 billion. Taxes owed: $60.9 million. Taxes paid: $22.3 million. (4)Settlement taxes paid: $27.7 million. 2014 P .A. taxable value: N/A Duke taxable value: Confidential; however, expected at about $900 million. (3)Settlement value: $1.3 billion. Taxes owed: N/A. Taxes paid: N/A. (4)Settlement taxes: $22.5 million.Footnotes: (1) Includes assessing pollution-control equipment at highest taxable value. (2) Includes re-assessment of the entire Duke holdings in Citrus County by the Property Appraisers Office; includes assessing pollution-control equipment at highest taxable value. (3) Reduces pollution-control equipment to salvage value; removes nuclear plant operation from tax roll. (4) Taxes calculated for 2012 and 2013 are estimates. Taxes for 2014 are based on current tax rates and could change based on millage rates set by the county commission, school board etc. Source: Citrus County Property Appraisers OfficeDuke settlement, by the numbersMIKEWRIGHT Staff writerConfused by the Duke Energy settlement? Youre not alone. When Property Appraiser Les Cook announced a settlement in the two lawsuits filed by Duke over its 2012 and 2013 assessments, lots of numbers were tossed about. The biggest reason cited for the difference between the property appraisers assessment in 2012 and 2013 and the final settlement was a judges ruling in the lawsuits that expensive pollution-control equipment should be assessed as salvage. That significantly knocks down the taxable value. With Cooks help, heres data that shows how the property appraiser (P .A.), Duke and the final settlement compared in value and taxes paid for 2012, 2013 and 2014.
Around theCOUNTY Controlling garden pests to be addressedCitrus County Floridafriendly Landscaping is offering a free gardening pest management workshop from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 8. Managing lawn and landscape pests requires regular inspection and pest identification knowledge to correctly survey and successfully control infestations. Many pest problems can be seasonally anticipated or eliminated through resistant plant material selection. Florida-friendly landscaping practices use the least toxic method to manage pest problems in the landscape. Poor and unnecessary pest management practices eliminate beneficial predator insects. The class is at the Citrus County Extension Service building, 3650 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto. Contact Steven Davis at 352-527-5708 to confirm.Nominate heroes of crime victimsCitrus County will mark National Crime Victims Rights Week 2014 with an event at 11:30 a.m. April 7 in the Board of County Commissioners chambers at the courthouse in Inverness. The event will recognize those who helped selflessly and remember victims of crimes. If you would like to nominate someone who has gone above and beyond the call of duty while working with victims of crime, email their name, agency and job title to victimrightsprogram @gmail.com. All nominations will be reviewed and voted on and the winners will be recognized at the event. If you would like a loved one remembered, call Shannon Boles at 352-3416670 or email pictures to victimrightsprogram@gmail. com. Deadline is April 3.Event for Vietnam veterans SaturdayVFW Post 4337, 906 State Road 44, Inverness invites all Vietnam War veterans and their families to observe Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day on Saturday, March 29. The post will open at 9 a.m., with Vietnam War-era music playing all day and into the night. There will be a pig roast, with food to be available starting at 3 p.m. Call 352-344-3495 or 352-220-3487.Informed teens subject of meetingAmericans United for Separation of Church and State (Nature Coast Chapter) will host a guest speaker from Citizens for Informed Teens who will present fact-based, comprehensive information about sex education, at 4p.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Lakes Region Library, 1511 Druid Road, Inverness. The public is welcome to attend. Call 352-344-9211 or email email@example.com.Paint, hazardous waste to be takenCitrus County Central Landfill will have a household hazardous waste and paint drop-off from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12, in addition to its regular Tuesday, Thursday and Friday drop-off days. Participants may bring up to 60 pounds or 10 gallons of materials free of charge. Hazardous waste over the 60pound limit will be charged at 35 cents per pound. Additional program information is posted on the county website at: www. bocc.citrus.fl.us/pubworks/ swm. Questions may be emailed to hazwasteinfo @bocc.citrus.fl.us or call Solid Waste Management at 352-527-7670. From staff reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE PATFAHERTY Staff writerA ruling by the United States Court of Federal Claims will allow Duke Energy to recover some of the money it had to invest for disposing spent nuclear fuel. An amended judgment came down March 21, awarding the company approximately $103.7 million to settle a lawsuit initiated by the Florida Power Corp. and Carolina Power & Light Company as subsidiaries of Progress Energy. Just over $21 million of the settlement applies to claims for the Crystal River nuclear plant. Three other Duke plants were also involved. The government disputed all Crystal River costs, which included moving the 110 dry-storage casks from the reactor buildings to the dry storage site. The lawsuit has it roots in the Nuclear Waste Policy Act passed by Congress in 1983. Under the act the Department of Energy charged fees based on electricity production in exchange for its obligation to dispose of spent nuclear fuel. Through Dec. 31, 2010, Progress Energy paid approximately $820 million in fees for spent fuel that was never removed or stored. Subsequently, the utility maintained it would not have built a dry storage facility at Crystal River (CR3) if DOE had followed through on its obligation. The $21 million award will help reduce the amount customers will pay to construct the dry-cask storage facility at the Crystal River Nuclear Plant, explained Duke spokeswoman Heather Danenhower. However, a portion of this money is allocated to our nine minority owners (8.22 percent, or $1.73 million) and wholesale portion (8.32 percent, or $1.60 million). That means $17.67 million will directly benefit retail customers. She said the award will not affect the decommissioning plan or timeline at CR3. We are pleased the court recognized the validity of our claims regarding costs incurred for dry fuel storage between 2006 and 2010, Danenhower said. We will continue to seek recovery of these costs from the federal government. The Department of Energy has 60 days to appeal. Duke awarded spent nuke fuel costs Lawsuit related to storage expenses was originally initiated by Progress Energy NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerLECANTO Big Macand McCaffans, mark your calendar for April 21. Citrus Countys newest freestanding McDonalds restaurant in more than 20 years is set to open at the corner of County Roads 486 and 491 in Lecanto, in front of Walmart. It will include seating capacity both inside and outdoors for 80, and the McDonalds Forever Young interior design, which aesthetically appeals to all age groups, said Jessica Fox, spokeswoman for McDonalds of Tampa Bay. Fox said the restaurant, whose owner/operator is Juan Prado, features side-by-side drive-through lanes with a third pull forward window and digital menu boards. The grand opening celebration is scheduled for Monday, May 12, through Saturday, May 17, with daily menu deals, a Ronald McDonald meet and greet, face painting, door prizes and a grand prize drawing on Saturday. The local McDonalds organization is communicating with local school partners to possibly secure school band and/or cheerleader participation during the grand opening week, Fox said. They believe in being a great community business partner and already have relationships with schools in the area. Across the county in Inverness, fans of Panera Breads soup in sourdough bread bowls and other goodies will have to wait a few more months. Although construction has begun on the bakery-caf located in front of the new Publix on Main Street, the store wont be ready to open until fall 2014, according to Amanda Saxon, Panera Bread spokeswoman. Our space is 4,081 square feet and will offer seating for 91 inside and an additional 16 on the patio, Saxon said. We will also offer drive-through service at this bakery-caf. Chains expand in Citrus MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleThe Panera Bread restaurant is under construction adjacent to the new Publix in Inverness. It is expected to open this fall. Construction of a new McDonalds near the Walmart in Lecanto continues in high gear. The completion date is expected to be April 21. McDonalds to open next month in Lecanto; Panera to follow in Inverness
Birthday You will be rewarded for your humanitarian acts and unselfish assistance. You will find personal fulfillment, providing you maintain your high-spirited nature as well as your determination and stamina. Collaborating with an interesting party will lead to a meaningful venture. Aries (March 21-April 19) There is no need to be envious. Devote your energy to your goals, and you will be successful. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Consider the consequences before rushing into a situation, or you may end up repeating past errors. Take a long look at any proposition that comes your way. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Dont sell yourself short. Be proud of all you have experienced and accomplished. Expanding your social circle will provide you with influential new associations. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Dont be reluctant to act quickly if an opportunity arises. The offer may be revoked if you are too slow to accept. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Get involved with those who have similar ambitions to yours. You have made great strides, but a little extra help never hurts. A team effort will be beneficial. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) While your professional profile may be strong, a personal relationship may be weakening. Allot some time to take care of any connections you deem important. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Maximize the positive energy that currently surrounds you. Its likely that your current colleagues will play a key role in your future plans. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Its fine to follow your dreams, but be honest about your intentions. Dont make any false promises if you want to get help. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Romance is highlighted. Take a chance and get involved in a project that interests you. A sudden change of plans will bring you a tasty reward. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Refuse to be bullied into something you dont agree with. Be flexible, and try to arrange a compromise to suit everyone. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Keep abreast of whats going on around you. Consider the past before renewing contact with an old friend or lover. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) You shouldnt assume that everyone is as honest as you are. Do your homework before accepting a tempting offer. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, March 25, the 84th day of 2014. There are 281 days left in the year. Todays Highlight in History: On March 25, 1634, English colonists sent by Lord Baltimore arrived in present-day Maryland. On this date: In 1306, Robert the Bruce was crowned the King of Scots. In 1776, Gen. George Washington, commander of the Continental Army, was awarded the first Congressional Gold Medal by the Continental Congress. In 1954, RCA announced it had begun producing color television sets at its plant in Bloomington, Ind. (The sets, with 12 1/2-inch picture tubes, cost $1,000 each roughly $8,700 in todays dollars.) Ten years ago: The Senate joined the House in passing the Unborn Victims of Violence Act, making it a separate offense to harm a fetus during a violent federal crime. Five years ago: Pirates seized the Panama-registered, Greekowned Nipayia with 18 Filipino crew members and a Russian captain off the Somali coastline. One year ago: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Afghan President Hamid Karzai made a show of unusual unity between their two nations as the U.S. military ceded control of its last detention facility in Afghanistan, ending a long-standing irritant in relations. Todays Birthdays: Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford is 92. Movie reviewer Gene Shalit is 88. Former astronaut James Lovell is 86. Feminist activist and author Gloria Steinem is 80. Singer Anita Bryant is 74. Singer Aretha Franklin is 72. Actor Paul Michael Glaser is 71. Singer Elton John is 67. Actress Bonnie Bedelia is 66. Actor Fred Goss is 53. Actress Sarah Jessica Parker is 49. Actor Lee Pace is 35. Auto racer Danica Patrick is 32. Thought for Today: It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not. Andre Gide, French author and critic (1869-1951).Today inHISTORY CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Todays active pollen: Oak, juniper, bayberry Todays count: 5.9/12 Wednesdays count: 8.5 Thursdays count: 8.4 To start your subscription:Call now for home delivery by our carriers:Citrus County: 352-563-5655 Marion County: 888-852-2340 13 weeks: $39.64* 6 months: $70.63* 1 year: $133.87**Subscription price includes a separate charge of .15.5 per day for transportation cost and applicable state and local sales tax. Call 352-563-5655 for details. There will be a $1 adjustment for the Thanksgiving edition. This will only slightly affect your expiration date. 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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 Illness forces Allman Bros. to postpone NEW YORK The Allman Brothers have postponed the remainder of their Beacon Theatre run this week due to Gregg Allmans illness. A Monday news release stated Allman is recovering from a case of bronchitis that already forced the postponement of concerts last Friday and Saturday. The 66-year-old singer and multi-instrumentalist has generally been in good health despite previous issues, including a 2010 liver transplant. New dates have not yet been announced.Good Wife leaves viewers shockedNEW YORK The shocking death of dashing attorney Will Gardner on The Good Wife on Sundays episode was driven by actor Josh Charles desire to leave the CBS drama in its fifth season. Charles had told the shows producers that I was ready for the next chapter of my life, both creatively and personally, in an interview excerpt provided by CBS on Monday. In a true surprise for viewers of the show, Gardner was gunned down in a Chicago courtroom by his unhinged client. Gardner was one of the shows central characters as the former colleague and lover of Alicia Florrick, the wife played by series star JuliannaMargulies. The twist will force Margulies character to examine all aspects of her life, producers said. Shes going to miss the existence of Will, Margulies said of her character. He was a powerful aphrodisiac in her life. Once the episode had aired, Twitter lit up with astonished, sorrowful and even irate posts. I understand that there will be audience members who will be upset, Charles said. I would just tell them that I guarantee it will continue to be an excellent show. I know Im going to keep watching it.GWAR frontman Brockie found dead RICHMOND, Va. Dave Brockie, who as Oderus Urungus fronted the alien-costumed heavy metal band GWAR during graphic and fake-blood-soaked stage shows for more than three decades, has died. He was 50. Officers were called to Brockies home Sunday evening and found the singer dead inside the home, Richmond police spokeswoman Dionne Waugh said Monday. Detectives dont suspect foul play at this time, and the medical examiners office will determine cause of death, Waugh said. The band founded in 1984 is known for its comically grotesque costumes, stage antics and vulgar lyrics. GWAR was nominated for a Grammy Award for best long-form music video in 1993 for Phallus in Wonderland but lost to Diva by Annie Lennox It also was nominated for best metal performance for S.F.W. in 1996 but lost to Happiness In Slavery by Nine Inch Nails. GWAR released its latest album, Battle Maximus, in September 2013 and recently toured Australia and Japan. Over the summer, the band held its 4th annual GWAR-B-Q at a small water park in Richmond and released its own canned craft beer for the occasion made by Cigar City Brewing in Tampa. From wire reports Associated PressActress Scarlett Johansson, center, stands with Samuel L. Jackson, left, and Chris Evans during a publicity event Monday ahead of the April release of the movie Captain America: The Winter Soldier in Beijing, China. A4TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 000HHE9 in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . C16 Lien Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 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Marilyn Baggett, 90LECANTOMarilyn I. Baggett, 90, of Lecanto, Fla., passed away peacefully March19, 2014. She was born Feb.8, 1924, in Columbus, Ga., to the late Sterling A. Lenoir and Minnie Lee Stewart. Marilyn married Osbond V. Baggett on June19, 1948, and they were married for 61 years, spending most of their years in Miami, then Fruitland Park, and finally Lecanto. Marilyn and Obby started an upholstery shop in Miami and then Obby got a job with the Miami Fire Department and Marilyn became a full-time house wife. Marilyn was kind and loved everyone and in return everyone who knew her loved her. She recently celebrated her 90th birthday with a grand open house attended by many friends and family. She has been under the care of Gulf to Lake Church Care Ministry, Woodland Terrace nursing home and Hospice of Citrus County. Left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Gwen Cook and husband Glen; her daughter-in-law, Sandra Baggett-McCandless of Sevierville, Tenn.; grandson, Timothy E. Baggett and wife Carrie Denise Baggett; three great-grandchildren, T.J. Baggett, Tyler Baggett and Tiffany Baggett, of Blaine, Tenn.; and a special nephew, Don Baggett of Duluth, Ga. Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, Osbond V. Baggett, in 2010; and son, Newell E. Baggett in 2008. A private cremation will take place under the direction of Beyers Funeral Home in Leesburg. In remembering Marilyn, you may donate to Hospice of Citrus County or the Salvation Army. Online condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneral home.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Leesburg.Owen Chapman, 90HERNANDOOwen R. Chapman, 90, passed away peacefully at his home in Hernando, Fla., surrounded by his family March6, 2014. Owen was born Feb.3, 1924, in Huntington, W.Va., and was a veteran of World War II where he served in the Army Air Corps as a first lieutenant. Owen is survived by his four children, Leanne Brown, Michael Chapman, Toni Wharton and Matthew Chapman; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, please send contributions to HPH Hospice Foundation, Donation Dept., 12107 Majestic Blvd., Hudson, FL 34667-2455. Services will be at 2:30p.m. March 28, 2014, at the Florida National Cemetery, 6502 S.W. 102 Ave., Bushnell, FL 33153.Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com. Elbert Lee Harkey, 74CRYSTAL RIVERElbert Lee Harkey, 74, of Crystal River, Fla., died Sunday, March23, 2014, at his residence under the loving care of his family and HPH Hospice. He was born March1, 1940, to Ruth and Elbert Harkey in Lake City, and came here 38 years ago from there. He was a retired master mechanic with Florida Power for many years. He was a member of Citrus Sertoma, Crystal River Moose Lodge and a Life member of the NRA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeannie Harkie; and son, John Elbert Jay Harkey. He is survived by his son, Chris Harkey and wife Dawn of Crystal River; brother, John Buck Harkey of Tampa; sisters, Ruth Clark and Gloria Driscoll, both of Crystal River; and his beloved companion, Grady. The funeral service will be at 6:30p.m. Thursday, March27, 2014, at the Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Crystal River with the Rev. Leon Akins presiding. Visitation is from 5p.m. until service time. Interment will be at 3p.m. Friday, March28, 2014, in the Bethlehem Cemetery, Lake City. In lieu of flowers please consider a memorial donation to HPH Hospice, 3545 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills, FL 344653503. Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory of Crystal River is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Velva Reid, 83HOMOSASSAVelva Y. Reid, 83, of Homosassa, Fla., died March24, 2014, at Hospice of Citrus County, Lecanto. Interment will take place at Florida National Cemetery at a later date. Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness. Felipe Vizon, 82INVERNESSFelipe T. Vizon, 82, of Inverness, Fla., died March24, 2014. Visitation is from 2to 5p.m. Sunday, March30, 2014, at Fero Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be at 9a.m. Monday, March31, 2014, at Our Lady of Grace. Leora Kovac, 94INVERNESSThe Service of Remembrance for Mrs. Leora Kovac, age 94, of Inverness, Florida, will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at the Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL with Pastor Larry Powers officiating. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www. HooperFuneralHome.com. Mrs. Kovac was born March 31, 1919 in Cookeville, TN. She died March 20, 2014 in Inverness, FL. She worked as a clothes consultant. She is survived by her husband, Rudolph Kovac of Inverness, FL. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hooper Funeral Homes & Crematory. 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Barbara Bobby Hudson, 86INVERNESSBarbara Bobbie Lee Hudson, 86, of Inverness, Fla., passed away Sunday, March23, 2014, under the care of Hospice of Citrus County, Inverness. She was born April10, 1927, in Alexandria, Va., to the late Frank and Edna (Burke) Roland. Barbara arrived in this area in 1976, coming from Alexandria, Va., and was past vice president of operations at the 1st Florida Bank in Inverness. She was a resident of Highland Terrace and was a member of TOPS. Barbara enjoyed reading, watching old movies, and loved her family. She loved her Duke basketball as well as the Washington Redskins. Barbara was a beautiful wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Hudson; two sons, William J. Skip Hudson and Michael Rhett Hudson; and one daughter, Judith Macey. Survivors include her children, Frank Gary (Marsha) Hudson of Springfield, Va., Timothy Tim (Judy) Hudson of Inverness, James Jimmy (Tanya) Hudson of Alexandria, Va., Susan (Gary) Plymale of Homosassa, Carolyn (Mark) Pierce of Dumfries, Va., and Nancy (Andy) Beard of Lorton, Va.; Williams wife, Judy, of Crystal River; Michaels wife, Karen, of Woodbridge, Va.; Judiths husband, Bill, of Crystal River; one brother, Charles Roland; four sisters, Joan Roland, Dorothy Shepard, Sibby Roher and Linda Bolton; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. The family will receive friends in visitation from 6 to 8p.m. Wednesday, March26, 2014, at the Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home, Inverness. A visitation will also be held at the Cunningham-Truch Funeral Home in Alexandria from 6 to 8p.m. Friday, March28, with the funeral service at 11a.m. Saturday. Barbara will be laid to rest at Mt. Comfort Cemetery, Alexandria, Va., following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Hospice of Citrus County, PO Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464.Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Amelia Lembo, 56LECANTOAmelia Z. Lembo (Young), 56, of Lecanto, Fla., went home to be with the Lord, with her husband by her side, Thursday, March20, 2014. Amelia was born Oct.8, 1957, in Englewood, N.J., the daughter of Julian Young and Gladys Young (Brady). She grew up in Totowa, N.J., moved to Ridgewood, N.J., and resided in Lecanto. She was the Proverbs 31 wife of husband Nicholas Lembo. She married her loving husband, Nicholas Lembo, June12, 1993. Amelia received her BSN degree from William Paterson College, N.J. Amelia was a registered nurse for numerous years, and later became a lactation consultant (CLC and a CLE-UCLA) at The Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J. Along with raising her three children, Amelia enjoyed couponing, her church, entertaining, evangelizing, sewing for her grandchildren, and spending time with her family and grandchildren. Amelia and her husband, Nicholas, were elders at Crystal River Church of God. She had a true servants heart. She was co-captain of the greeters and served on the Crafters with a Mission board, Married Life board, active with the El Shaddai Food ministries, Seasoned with a Blessing ministry and The Spot Family Center. Amelia was an intelligent and warm wife, mother and friend. She had a special way of bringing out the best in people and always gave her best. She was loyal, dedicated, thoughtful, selfless, considerate, intelligent, genuine, committed and always a lady. Even with reason to, she never complained. She loved God, her husband, her children and her grandchildren with all of her heart. She left behind a legacy that her family and friends will never forget. Amelia is survived by husband, Nicholas Lembo; son, Matthew Re and wife Jeannie Re; daughters, Rachel Re and Lauren Lembo; grandchildren, Nicholas, Jamie, Madison and Kayla; brother and sisters, Derrick, Nancy and Martha. There will be a viewing from 2to 4p.m. Wednesday, March26, 2014, at Strickland Funeral Home in Crystal River. Funeral service will be the following day, 10a.m. Thursday, March27, at Crystal River Church of God in Crystal River, followed by burial at Memorial Gardens in Beverly Hills. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 A7 000HO5N The Fountains Memorial Park You Are Invited To A FREE Informational Seminar and Luncheon Friday, March 28, 2014 11:30am-1:00pm At The SUGARMILL WOODS COUNTRY CLUB AND RESTAURANT 1 Douglas St., Homosassa Learn about the various options available for your final resting place. Find out what the VA provides for veterans and what they dont. 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DUI arrests Joyce Reynolds, 63, of Plaza Street, Beverly Hills, at 12:03 a.m. March 22 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest affidavit deputies responded to a call stating that a vehicle was parked halfway on the road and halfway off the road at the intersection of Grover Cleveland Boulevard and North Lecanto Highway with an unresponsive driver. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests but refused. Tests of her breath showed her blood alcohol concentration was 0.276 percent and 0.268 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $1,000. Jessica Forlaw, 31, of South Adams Street, Beverly Hills, at 3:56 a.m. March 23 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence with property damage. According to her arrest affidavit, Forlaw had crashed her vehicle into a road sign. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of her breath showed her blood alcohol concentration was 0.118 percent and 0.115 percent. Bond $500.Domestic battery arrests Michael Downen, 39, of Hernando, at 7:07 p.m. March 21 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. Harry De Jesus, 58, of Inverness, at 11:03 p.m. March 22 on a felony charge of domestic battery by strangulation. Cynthia Vowell, 40, of Beverly Hills, at 12:42 a.m. March 24 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. She was also charged with felony violation of probation.Other arrests Christina Opashl, 24, of Old Town, at 5:29 p.m. March 21 on a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. According to her arrest affidavit, Opashl is accused of breaking the victims front window, causing approximately $100 in damage. Bond $250. Jessica Hillery, 32, of South Premiere Avenue, Homosassa, at 10:22 p.m. March 21 on a felony charge of grand theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Hillery is accused of shoplifting a flashlight, two packs of Oral B refills, two 6piece bit sets, fishing hooks, fishing line, a flask, a refrigerator filter, two sight lasers and tools, with a total value of $357.97, from the Inverness Walmart. Bond $2,000. Linda Clark, 66, of Bluegrass Street, Inverness, at 11:21 p.m. March 21 on a charge of felony petit theft with two or more convictions of any theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Clark is accused of shoplifting 19 miscellaneous items, with a total value of $89.56, from the Lecanto Walmart. Bond $2,000. Blake McClusky, 21, of Long Avenue, Inverness, at 2:33 a.m. March 22 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled drug with intent to sell, and misdemeanor drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, McClusky had 0.7 grams of methamphetamine, along with a glass pipe, in his possession. Bond $10.500. Derrick Scriven, 28, of North Chickasaw Way, Beverly Hills, at 6 a.m. March 22 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of cocaine. David Barclay, 41, of Dunnellon, at 10:53 a.m. March 22 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation. Bond $205. Kesteen Mansfield, 52, of North Birch Terrace, Hernando, at 1:42 p.m. March 22 on a misdemeanor charge of petit theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Mansfield is accused of shoplifting clothing, cosmetics and additional miscellaneous items from the Inverness Walmart. Bond $500. Timothy Honeycutt, 53, of West Rosedale Drive, Homosassa, at 3:14 p.m. March 22 on felony charges of burglary with battery and introducing contraband as an inmate into a correctional facility, along with a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis. According to his arrest affidavit, Honeycutt is accused of entering the home of a known acquaintance without permission, then shaking him to wake him up and threatening to do physical harm. A verbal argument ensued for approximately 10 minutes, then Honeycutt reportedly left in a white pickup truck. After being arrested Honeycutt reportedly had 0.6 grams of cannabis on his person and did not disclose it before entering the Citrus County Detention Facility. Bond $30,500. Ryan Girdvainis, 24, of Crystal River, at 8:52 p.m. March 22 on a misdemeanor charge of disorderly intoxication. According to his arrest affidavit he is accused of drinking beer in the parking lot of a Crystal River pizza business. Bond $150. John Louallen, 28, of South Melbourne Street, Beverly Hills, at 4 p.m. March 23 on a misdemeanor charge of petit theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Louallen is accused of shoplifting two Samsung galaxy cell phones, valued at $139.76, from the Lecanto Walmart. Bond $250. Megan Oaks, 25, of Homosassa, at 5:09 p.m. March 23 on felony charges of grand theft and burglary to an unoccupied structure. Bond $7,000. Kerri Ross, 31, of Crystal River, at 6:22 p.m. March 23 on felony charges of possession of a controlled substance, felony petit theft, and introduction of contraband into a detention facility by an inmate. According to her arrest affidavit, Ross is accused of shoplifting a seven-piece bed set, a grill and a bag of charcoal, valued at $155.22, from the Lecanto Walmart. She reportedly entered the Citrus County Detention Facility with methamphetamine in her possession. Bond $9,000. Peter Maloney, 62, of Southborough, Mass., at 2:39 a.m. March 24 on misdemeanor charges of battery and resisting an officer without violence. According to his arrest affidavit, Maloney was at the Crystal River Dennys with a female who had previously been trespassed from the site. When the manager asked both parties to leave the business, Maloney reportedly became belligerent and shouted obscenities at the manager. During his arrest Maloney reportedly pulled away from the deputy and was uncooperative. Bond $1,000. Citrus County Sheriffs OfficeBurglaries A vehicle burglary was reported at 9:54 a.m. Friday, March 21, in the area of N. Independence Highway and E. Sanders St., Inverness. A commercial burglary was reported at 7:57 p.m. March 21 in the 1800 block of W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Lecanto. A vehicle burglary was reported at 7:40 a.m. Saturday, March 22, in the 4000 block of S. Fernpark Terrace, Inverness. A residential burglary was reported at 12:40 p.m. March 22 in the 4900 block of S. Roebuck Way, Homosassa. A vehicle burglary was reported at 1:42 p.m. March 22 in the area of Rails to Trails and Dearborn Street, Hernando. A vehicle burglary was reported at 6:14 p.m. March 22 in the 200 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. A residential burglary was reported at 11:04 p.m. March 22 in the 4100 block of E. Sanders St., Inverness.Thefts A petit theft was reported at 12:34 p.m. Friday, March 21, in the 7000 block of W. Greenwood Lane, Crystal River. A grand theft was reported at 6:23 p.m. March 21 in the 30 block of S. Washington St., Beverly Hills. A grand theft was reported at 8:29 p.m. March 21 in the 2300 block of N. Florida Ave., Hernando. A grand theft was reported at 9:20 p.m. March 21 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A petit theft was reported at 10:40 p.m. March 21 in the 1900 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. An auto theft was reported at 9:21 a.m. Saturday, March 22, in the 5300 block of S. Isabel Terrace, Homosassa. A grand theft was reported at 11:54 a.m. March 22 in the 8600 block of W. Mayo Drive, Crystal River. A petit theft was reported at 12:58 p.m. March 22 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 1:11 p.m. March 22 in the 7600 block of N. Caesar Point, Dunnellon. A grand theft was reported at 6:33 p.m. March 22 in the 9400 block of E. Baymeadows Drive, Inverness. A grand theft was reported at 6:42 p.m. March 22 in the 40 block of N.W. U.S. 19, Crystal River. A grand theft was reported at 12:24 a.m. Sunday, March 23, in the 1500 block of S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. An auto theft was reported at 2:19 a.m. March 23 in the 400 block of N. Briarcreek Point, Crystal River. A grand theft was reported at 12:20 p.m. March 23 in the 5400 block of S. Marsha Terrace, Homosassa. A larceny petit theft was reported at 1:50 p.m. March 23 in the 1900 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. A petit theft was reported at 5:25 p.m. March 23 in the 1900 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. An auto theft was reported at 7:26 p.m. March 23 in the 3100 block of S. Florida Ave., Inverness.Vandalisms A vandalism was reported at 12:39 p.m. Friday, March 21, in the 9200 block of S. Breen Terrace, Homosassa. A vandalism was reported at 3:43 p.m. March 21 in the 10 block of N. Osceola St., Beverly Hills. A vandalism was reported at 1:17 a.m. Monday, March 24, in the area of West Roosevelt Boulevard and North Thornapple Terrace, Beverly Hills. A vandalism was reported at 2:21 a.m. March 24 in the 1800 block of W. Gardenia Drive, Dunnellon. A8TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLELOCAL 000HPOX American Contract Bridge League CITRUS BRIDGE CLUB Location: Nature Coast Bank (corner of 486 and Citrus Hills Blvd) Call Pat Peterson 746-7835 ACBL CERTIFIED DIRECTOR AND TEACHER FREE BEGINNERS for 4 weeks Starting Tuesday, April 1, 10:00 a.m. Open Game Partners Guaranteed MON WED FRI 1:00 p.m. TUESDAYS 12:15 p.m. Workshops for Intermediates TUES 1:00 p.m. Beginners Social Duplicate (ACBL) 000HQOM Alistair W. Co, MD Family Practice Alex T. 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(SR 44), Inverness, FL 34453 (352) 341-5520 7991 S Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, FL 34446 (352) 382-8282 Primary Care Services Womens Health Stress Testing Hypertension Control Minor Surgical Procedures Arthritis Care Adult Physicals Infection Care Diabetes & Cholesterol Control Cardiovascular & Neurological Disease Treatment Primary Care Services Womens Health Stress Testing Hypertension Control Minor Surgical Procedures Arthritis Care Adult Physicals Infection Care Diabetes & Cholesterol Control Cardiovascular & Neurological Disease Treatment Affiliated with Citrus Memorial Health System Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center West Florida Medical Associates NOW ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS We continue to see the patients of Dr. Susana Donaire, Dr. Shirley Ice & Dr. Carlos Gonzales For the RECORD America should be signed by then. He said the foundation should decide well before September whether to continue with the YMCA commitment, or create a separate philanthropic organization to carry donations forward. None of Citrus Memorials commitments comes from the hospital itself. The hospital, through its advisory board, raised the $2 million from donors for a new wellness center, originally planned at the Allen Ridge medical complex. Citrus Memorial and the YMCA agreed instead to pool resources for the new YMCA and wellness center on C.R. 486. Stillwell said he doesnt believe HCA has an interest in operating a wellness center. With that possibility in mind, if the hospital foundation chooses to continue with the partnership, it should ask the YMCA to commit to operating the wellness center, Stillwell said. Stillwell said wishes of the philanthropic advisory board should be considered. We hold this money in trust for the people who raised it, he said. Board members didnt say when they would decide the YMCA issue. 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YTD StocksRecap AK Steel Hold AKS2.7688.47 6.90-.07 -1.0tst-15.9+100.9dd... AT&T Inc T31.74439.00 34.46+.16 +0.5sst-2.0-0.1101.84f Ametek Inc AME39.46662.05 52.49-.43 -0.8ttt-0.3+25.7250.24 Anheuser-Busch InBev BUD83.948106.83 101.50-.44 -0.4ttt-4.7+9.23.03e Bank of America BAC11.23018.03 17.37-.19 -1.1tss+11.6+39.9170.04 Capital City Bank CCBG10.12814.59 13.62-.06 -0.4tss+15.7+12.2390.08 CenturyLink Inc CTL27.93438.40 31.54+.20 +0.6sst-1.0-2.9dd2.16 Citigroup C41.60755.28 50.05-.03 -0.1tst-4.0+10.8110.04 Commnwlth REIT CWH19.55928.10 26.75-.15 -0.6tss+14.8+22.3cc1.00 Disney DIS55.87983.65 79.49-.86 -1.1tts+4.0+44.2220.86f Duke Energy DUK64.16575.46 69.32+.24 +0.3sts+0.4+2.7183.12 EPR Properties EPR46.69561.18 53.33-.07 -0.1tss+8.5+10.7163.42 Exxon Mobil Corp XOM84.796101.74 94.64+.33 +0.3stt-6.5+9.8102.52 Ford Motor F12.15618.02 15.39-.08 -0.5tst-0.3+19.990.50f Gen Electric GE21.11728.09 25.41+.01 ...rst-9.3+12.6190.88 HCAHoldings Inc HCA35.20852.49 48.79-1.35 -2.7tts+2.3+30.014... Home Depot HD69.00883.20 79.66-.76 -0.9tst-3.3+19.0211.88f Intel Corp INTC20.75727.12 25.12-.05 -0.2tst-3.2+23.9130.90 IBM IBM172.194214.89 188.25+1.58 +0.8sss+0.4-10.3123.80 LKQ Corporation LKQ20.28434.32 25.28-.46 -1.8ttt-23.2+22.625... Lowes Cos LOW37.09952.08 49.18-.07 -0.1tst-0.7+32.3230.72 McDonalds Corp MCD92.224103.70 96.18+.71 +0.7stt-0.9+0.1173.24 Microsoft Corp MSFT27.96040.94 40.50+.34 +0.8sss+8.3+46.5151.12 Motorola Solutions MSI53.28967.69 66.05-.76 -1.1tst-2.1+8.9161.24 NextEra Energy NEE74.78095.43 94.08-.49 -0.5tss+9.9+28.7222.90f Penney JC Co Inc JCP4.90319.63 8.60+.11 +1.3sst-6.0-45.3dd... Piedmont Office RT PDM15.83221.09 16.81-.09 -0.5tts+1.8-8.2310.80 Regions Fncl RF7.62911.54 11.07-.02 -0.2tss+11.9+36.4140.12 Sears Holdings Corp SHLD32.85567.50 48.16+.22 +0.5sst-1.8-7.2dd... Smucker, JM SJM87.104114.72 96.21+.19 +0.2stt-7.2+2.4182.32 Texas Instru TXN33.56047.65 46.57-.58 -1.2tss+6.1+40.9261.20 Time Warner TWX55.71770.77 65.33-1.01 -1.5tst-6.3+20.3171.27f UniFirst Corp UNF87.288117.91 110.28-.33 -0.3tss+3.1+26.5180.15 Verizon Comm VZ45.08354.31 47.01+.10 +0.2sst-4.3+0.4122.12 Vodafone Group VOD27.49742.14 36.70-.61 -1.6ttt-8.2+29.9 ... WalMart Strs WMT71.51681.37 76.76+.66 +0.9sst-2.5+6.6161.92f Walgreen Co WAG43.31869.84 64.31-.44 -0.7tts+12.0+44.0231.26 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 Wall Street Journal reported that the tech giant may be teaming up with Comcast to offer a streaming video service. China levied a light fine against the direct-seller of personal products for using unregistered sellers and unauthorized promotions. Fund manager David Winters sent letters to the board and shareholder Warren Buffett, criticizing executive pay at the soda maker. South Korea selected the contractors F-35 Lightning II aircraft for its F-X fighter program, following Israel and Japan. Divergent debuted with $56 million at the box office, extending the film studios streak of blockbuster young-adult films. All of the major market indexes fell Monday. Utilities and Telecom were the only sectors in the S&P 500 to post gains. Health care companies were the loss leaders with a drop of more than 9 percent. Pfizer lost 2 percent, the biggest drop in the Dow. 25 30 $35 DM JF Lions Gate Ent.LGF Close: $28.66 1.06 or 3.8% $22.25$37.81 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 6.9m (3.6x avg.) $3.96 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 16.7 0.7% 140 150 160 $170 DM JF Lockheed MartinLMT Close: $158.19 0.79 or 0.5% $91.91 $168.41 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 2.0m (1.0x avg.) $50.51 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 17.5 3.4% 36 38 40 $42 DM JF Coca-ColaKO Close: $38.40 -0.04 or -0.1% $36.83$43.43 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 15.5m (1.0x avg.) $169.19 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 20.2 3.2% 50 100 $150 DM JF Nu Skin EnterprisesNUS Close: $88.66 13.66 or 18.2% $42.03$140.50 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 10.6m (3.5x avg.) $5.21 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 18.1 1.6% 450 500 550 $600 DM JF AppleAAPL Close: $539.19 6.32 or 1.2% $ 385.10 $575.14 Vol.: Mkt. Cap: 12.6m (1.1x avg.) $480.95 b 52-week range PE: Yield: 13.4 2.3% The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.73 percent Monday. Yields affect rates on 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.050.05....07 6-month T-bill.080.07+0.01.10 52-wk T-bill.120.12....12 2-year T-note.440.43+0.01.26 5-year T-note1.731.71+0.02.80 10-year T-note2.732.74-0.011.93 30-year T-bond3.563.61-0.053.15 NET 1YR BONDS YEST PVS CHG AGO Barclays LongT-BdIdx3.393.42-0.032.85 Bond Buyer Muni Idx4.784.79-0.014.15 Barclays USAggregate2.412.44-0.031.90 Barclays US High Yield5.315.34-0.035.65 Moodys AAACorp Idx4.394.44-0.053.93 Barclays CompT-BdIdx1.931.91+0.021.09 Barclays US Corp3.143.17-0.032.78 YEST 6 MO AGO 1 YR AGO Commodities The price of oil rose slightly Monday after a key transit route in the Gulf of Mexico was closed following an oil spill. Among metals, gold and silver fell. 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Interestrates Associated PressNEW YORK A sell-off in technology stocks Monday pulled the broader market lower as investors unloaded some of the biggest names in the industry. Netflix fell 7 percent, Facebook fell 5 percent, and Google and Amazon.com each fell more than 2 percent. Tech stocks have soared over the past year, pushing the Nasdaq composite index up 30 percent over the past 12 months, more than twice as much as the Dow Jones industrial average. Netflix and Facebook have doubled in price in that time. The big highfliers have done really well, and so I think theres been some profit-taking, said Randy Warren, chief investment officer of Warren Financial Service. The Nasdaq lost 50.4 points, or 1.2 percent, to close at 4,226.39. Other indexes also fell, but not as much. The Standard & Poors 500 index fell 9.08 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,857.44. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 26.08 points, or 0.2 percent, to 16,276.69. Stocks drifted lower early Monday as traders feared that sanctions against Russia could tip the worlds ninth-largest economy into recession. Investors were also reacting to news that Russian troops had seized Ukrainian ships and military installations in the Crimean peninsula. Russia annexed the region last week. Biotechnology stocks, another sector that has soared over the past year, extended a decline that began Friday after U.S. lawmakers questioned the pricing of a Hepatitis C drug made by Gilead Sciences. A popular fund tracking biotech stocks, the iShares Nasdaq Biotech ETF, fell 3 percent on Monday. Its been up 53 percent over the past 12 months. Its the richest part of the market, so ... youre going to get nervousness, said Jerry Webman, chief economist of Oppenheimer Funds. Among stocks making big moves:Herbalife rose $3.32, or 6.7 percent, to $52.86 after agreeing to back billionaire Carl Icahns three nominees for its board. Icahn is a supporter of the embattled health supplements company in its fight with another famed investor, William Ackman, who has accused the company of operating a pyramid scheme.Apple bucked the downward trend in technology stocks. The company rose after The Wall Street Journalreported that Apple is in talks with the giant cable provider Comcast to offer a streaming video service. Apple rose $6.32, or 1 percent, to $539.19. Tech stocks pull market down BusinessBRIEFS Candy Crush maker King to go publicNEW YORK King Digital, the company behind the wildly mobile game Candy Crush Saga, is scheduled to make its debut on the New York Stock Exchange this week. The company could be valued as high as $7.6 billion if its initial public offering prices at $24 per share, the upper end of its expected range. Thats nearly twice as much as its closest rival Zynga Inc., creator of FarmVille. Unlike Zynga, however, King is profitable and has less than a third of Zyngas employee base. The company is offering 15.5 million shares. Existing shareholders are offering another 6.7 million. King expects proceeds of $326 million from the IPO. King, based in Dublin, Ireland, generated revenue of $1.88 billion last year. Thats more than 10 times its 2012 revenue of $164.4 million.Cisco to invest over $1B in cloud computingNEW YORK Cisco says it plans to spend more than $1 billion over the next two years to build up its cloud computing network. Cisco plans to use the money to expand its data centers for the new service to be called Cisco Cloud Services. The move makes the San Jose, Calif.based networking company the latest to enter an arena that caters to the growing number of companies that would rather rent computing space than build their own. One of the biggest players in the market is Amazon.com. IBM Corp. said in January that it will invest $1.2 billion in its cloud computing operations. Cisco says it will work with a set of partners to build up the network. The company already provides cloud-related services, including the online conference provider WebEx.Disney to buy YouTube network Maker for $500MLOS ANGELES Disney said Monday that it is buying YouTube channel operator Maker Studios for $500 million as the family entertainment giant aims to stay in front of younger audiences who are increasingly watching short videos online. The Walt Disney Co. could pay up to $450 million more in bonuses if Maker meets performance targets, the company said. The purchase will give Disney ownership of 55,000 channels including Epic Rap Battles of History and makeup expert Amy Phams The Fashion Statement. Combined, Maker has 380 million subscribers and generates 5.5 billion views per month. Buying Maker Studios will help Disney reach young audiences, said Kevin Mayer, Disneys executive vice president of corporate strategy, in an interview. They have the biggest audience on YouTube. Its very hard to replicate, Mayer said. Mayer also said that Disney could find talent for its TV shows and movies in the YouTube stars on Maker Studios channels. The purchase will dampen Disneys earnings per share mildly through the 2017 fiscal year, Mayer said. Disney shares rose 11 cents to $79.60 in after-hours trading Monday after falling 86 cents, or 1.1 percent, to close at $79.49 in regular trading.JC Penneys reinstalled CEO set for pay hikeNEW YORK J.C. Penneys reinstalled CEO Mike Ullman is poised to get a big pay increase as the chain shows some signs of a turnaround. J.C. Penney Co. could increase Ullmans base salary to $1.5 million for this year, from $810,606 in the fiscal year that ended Feb. 1, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Monday. He could also get $5.5 million in stock awards and is eligible to receive a $3 million bonus. That potential for a $10 million payout compares with last years $2.4 million in compensation. Ullman returned to the helm in April 2013 when Penney ousted Ron Johnson after 17 months on the job. Johnson had spearheaded a transformation plan that led to a sales plunge and big losses.Venezuela unveils new currency marketCARACAS, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduros cash-strapped government unveiled a new currency market Monday that allows Venezuelans to buy and sell dollars legally for the first time since 2010. Opposition leader Gov. Henrique Capriles said the so-called Sicad 2 exchange system is akin to a devaluation and will eat away at the savings of poor families. The government is counting on the new exchange mechanism to alleviate pressure on a black market Venezuelans turn to when they cant purchase hard currency from the government at the official 6.3 bolivars per dollar rate. Maduros government has been increasingly safeguarding its shrinking supply of dollars as oil production declines and deficit spending remains high. Thats led it to fall behind on payments to foreign airlines and carmakers, exacerbating a shortage of imported goods.Sierra Club threatens to sue Minnesota PowerMINNEAPOLIS The Sierra Club said Monday that it has filed an intent-to-sue notice against Minnesota Power, alleging that the utility has committed nearly 13,000 violations of the Clean Air Act at three coal-fired power plants in northeastern Minnesota. The group alleges that the utilitys data show its Boswell, Taconite Harbor and Laskin plants have violated soot standards more than 10,000 times over the past five years. It also says the utility committed hundreds of violations of permit requirements related to the operation of pollution control equipment, including mercury controls. The environmental group is using a provision of the Clean Air Act that allows citizens to sue to seek enforcement of the law. It says it will sue unless the matter is resolved before the 60-day notice period ends. We recommend they commit to a plan to replacing these dirty coal boilers, said Michelle Rosier, a Sierra Club organizer. The notice names Duluth-based Minnesota Power, parent company Allete and Sun Prairie, Wis.-based WPPI Energy, which owns a share of the Boswell plant. Amy Rutledge, a spokeswoman for Minnesota Power, said the Sierra Clubs allegations were off-base. Were very proud of our strong environmental stewardship record and really dispute the Sierra Clubs claims, Rutledge said. The Sierra Club is using data on opacity, a measure of how much light can pass through a plants plume, as an indicator of particulate levels. But Rutledge said opacity is not a pollutant and can be caused by several factors. The Sierra Club alleges a large number of violations, acknowledged Pat Mullen, vice president of marketing and corporate communications. But he said the company has focused on plant upgrades to reduce the actual pollutants themselves.Greek pharmacies to strike over deal with lendersATHENS, Greece Greeces pharmacies are set to close indefinitely later this week in protest at a recent deal between the government and bailout lenders to deregulate store licenses. Kyriakos Theodosiadis, leader of the Panhellenic Pharmacies Association, said Monday that the government is planning to sweep away longstanding licensing controls to allow the creation of pharmacy chains and outlets in supermarkets. As a result, he said the government had reneged on assurances made to the association and the union would commence its latest strike on Wednesday. The government is expected to submit legislation on major market reforms by the end of the week. From wire reports
OPINION Page A10TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 Article assumes too muchThe Associated Press article in todays (March 3), Citrus County Chronicleregarding Bowe Bergdahls capture is the worst journalism I have ever read. How speculative does it get to assume someones motive for being in a situation that gets you captured? The only issue is that Bowe has been in captivity for going on five years, probably in the worst conditions a human can endure. Get off his back for Gods sake and bring Bowe home. Why would AP publish such garbage and not expect uproar from those who have been dedicated and tireless in making this a top priority for our veterans and our country? AP should publish a retraction of this article as it is innuendo, unsubstantiated and bordering on slanderous.Harry B. Oates HomosassaHere we go again, glorifying the pirates I sure dont understand why so many people name baseball teams and have their kids wear pirate costumes on Halloween, and have an entire community celebrate them with Gasparilla. These thugs would rob, rape and murder you if they had a chance. How many people have gone missing while boating? How about thinking about that for a change and stop with the illusion that these thugs are harmless? Ask the people who have had encounters with these killers oh, they are probably dead, cant ask.Elaine Raynor Pine RidgeVote for medical marijuanaI believe a lot of Citrus County residents know of someone that suffers from a debilitating condition. Patients suffering from the pain and anxiety of numerous afflictions can find relief from their symptoms through the use of medical marijuana. Most medical professionals favor the use of medical marijuana (WebMD poll). Since 1996, 20 states and Washington D.C. have approved the lawful use of doctor-prescribed medical marijuana. This year we have an opportunity to approve the use of medical marijuana to alleviate the pain and suffering of our family and friends. I urge everyone to vote yes on Proposition 2 this November. For more informationc go to www.unitedforcare.org.Robert Husted Hernando What is it about Western leaders from Neville Chamberlain to George W. Bush who want to find good in men of bad character? Acting as if he were endowed by special insight bestowed upon no one else, President George W. Bush declared in 2001 that he had looked Vladimir Putin in the eye and was able to get a sense of his soul. According to the Daily Caller.com, in a 2010 interview with talk radio host Hugh Hewitt, Bush, who was promoting his book Decision Points, was asked about his ability to see into the souls of men. The former president explained, The reason why I said that is because I remembered him talking movingly about his mother and the cross that she gave him that she said she had blessed in Jerusalem. Well, bless my soul, as the saying goes. No doubt several communist leaders in the former Soviet Union had mothers who went to church and took their sons with them until faith became a drag on upward mobility in the Communist Party. It doesnt mean any one of them underwent some drastic religious transformation. What Bush should have asked Putin is whether he shared his mothers faith and if so, what difference that had made on his thinking? Usually when people convert from one belief system to another they give a reason for the shift. Not so with Putin. He has not walked the sawdust trail of redemption and embraced pluralistic, democratic or capitalistic beliefs. Quite the opposite. In a 2005 state of the nation speech, Putin declared: Above all, we should acknowledge that the collapse of the Soviet Union was a major geopolitical disaster of the century. As for the Russian nation, it became a genuine drama. Tens of millions of our cocitizens and co-patriots found themselves outside Russian territory. Moreover, the epidemic of disintegration infected Russia itself. In the Hewitt interview, Bush claimed that since that early meeting with Putin, the Russian leader had become a different person. The other possibility is that Putin has always been the same person, but lied and projected a different image to a gullible Bush who wanted to believe what he thought he saw. Putin and his cronies are now openly mocking the United States. Under President Obama we are becoming a humiliation nation. Meaningless sanctions, which amount to not even a slap on the wrist, are laughed at in Moscow. And the problem with sanctions is that Russia has options, too, like cutting off gas and oil supplies to Europe and making trouble in other former Soviet republics. Recently, Russian news anchor Dmitry Kiselyov took to the Rossiya 1 news channel to declare that Russia is the only country capable of turning the United States into radioactive ashes. A picture of a mushroom cloud was projected on the screen behind him. Iran might see this bragging by Russia as a challenge to its own nuclear ambitions. Understanding ones adversary is sometimes more important than defeating him, especially if one wishes to avoid armed conflict. The fall of the Berlin Wall was the symbolic collapse of the Soviet Union and occupied Eastern Europe. Putin clearly believes Russia was humiliated after the collapse and the American triumphalism that followed. But humiliation can cut two ways. Russia feels slighted for not being recognized as a great power. In some sense though the analogy is far from perfect Russia reflects Germanys attitude after its defeat in World War I. The Treaty of Versailles forced Germany to disarm, concede territory and pay reparations. Hitlers rise to power two decades later was in large part due to his appeal to German nationalism and pride, which is precisely Vladimir Putins appeal to the Russian people. Putin has promised not to annex any territory beyond Crimea. Well see if he keeps that promise. Meanwhile, it would be nice if President Obama led on this matter instead of making the United States the laughingstock of the worlds dictators and to our detriment, perhaps some of our allies.Readers may email Cal Thomas at email@example.com. They are proud in humility; proud in that they are not proud.Robert Burton, 1621 Humiliation nation(s) 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 TIME WELL SPENT Hurricane training beneficial It has been a decade since Citrus County officials have had to deal with a hurricane or strong tropical storm striking the area, and many officials who would be called on to respond are either in new jobs or have never gone through a major storm. Earlier this month, about 70 officials from the sheriffs office, county government, the city of Crystal River, the Southwest Florida Water Management District, Nature Coast EMS and the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce traveled to Maryland for an intensive one week course to give them the training needed for hurricane response. The training was conducted on the campus of the Emergency Management Institute in Emmetsburg, Md. The institute is a part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and the training, lodging and transportation was paid for by FEMA. The week-long training was county specific, with the scenario of a major hurricane hitting the coast, flooding coastal homes, knocking out power and rendering Seven Rivers Regional Medical Center unable to treat patients. Participants were put through realistic training that forced them to think through how they would respond to these events and provide protection to the public. This is valuable training for public officials, because many of them have never dealt with a hurricane, and many others are in different jobs than they were in the last time our county went through major storms. Running through realistic scenarios gives those charged with protecting public safety the experience they would need to adequately respond to the devastation that would accompany a major storm. Hurricanes are a part of life in Florida, and while it has been several years since we have had to deal with one in the county, there is no guarantee that this good fortune will continue. Should we have a major storm, citizens will expect county officials to take leadership in dealing with the storm and recovery activities. Training by top-flight instructors at a national emergency planning training facility will help them provide this leadership. This is time well spent that could make a major difference if we face a major storm in Citrus County. THE ISSUE:Seventy county officials attend hurricane training.OUR OPINION:Time well spent preparing for hurricane recovery. 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. 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.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 Repair before expandingThis is about the MSBU for road maintenance. If they havent got the money to maintain the roads, why are they building new roads instead of taking care of all the old customers that have lived here for years?Greenlight it alreadyId like to talk about the issue with the MSBU on the road maintenance. I agree with the editorial page. The only issue is, when Ive talked to the road maintenance supervisors. I live on a road that has approximately 12 houses that hasnt been touched in over 35 years and the road is called Mesa Verde. Its a shortcut between Mustang and Lecanto Highway and Walgreens and its a racetrack at times. But Im not talking about the speed; Im talking about the wear on the road. Its been patch quilted and its time to have the road resurfaced. And going by their own statement in 15 or 20 years. Well, it was last on the books for and then they were going to do it in and then they were going to do it in and now were not even on the schedule to have it done and here it is 2014. Somebody in road maintenance better recalculate how theyre doing their roads. They need to be done. Pave the moneyNow that the county has given in to Duke Energy, taking a whole lot less than we should have got, maybe we can do away with that MSBU on those roads, you know? Less tax. Weve got $7.5 million coming in. Going to be split up a couple ways, but sure is enough in there to cover roads. Dont slam it to the people. Get rid of those MSBUs and get rid of that fire one too.Wheres all the revenue?County commissioners, tell us, where has all the road tax money gone? We pay a yearly transportation tax on our bill and gasoline tax which is supposed to be for road maintenance. Now you want an MSBU tax for roads. Money wasted on the Ottawa road and a port, plus all the consultant fees. This money could be used for roads. For over 25 years, paying taxes in our area, not one road has been resurfaced in Unit 8 in Beverly Hills, just patches, patches, patches. 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rural nature of the area with the fishing, hunting and those types of things and figured it would be a good fit for them, Bresnahan said. Sears vacated the mall in April 2012. Last year, half of the space was turned into a putt-putt golf venue called Cuzin Vinnie.com Mini-PuttGolf; and the Disabled American Veterans organization also maintained an office there. Bresnahan said the puttputt business and the DAV office will be moved to another location in the mall. The Sears site is 92,000 square feet of retail space and little more than 21 percent of the total mall retail space. We should be back to normal as a mall by 2015, she said. Crystal River City Manager Andy Houston said he was pleased to hear the news. I think they are going to bring a lot of traffic to the mall and the fact that they are purchasing the space shows a substantial commitment to the mall and to the city, Houston said. Citrus County Chamber of Commerce CEO Josh Wooten said, Having a solid anchor like Rural King in the mall will certainly give Crystal River a shot in the arm. Wooten added that the products Rural King sells are very attractive to people in this county and therefore will be a wellreceived destination. Rural King also has stores in Leesburg and Spring Hill and plans are to open one in Lake Wales this year. Bresnahan said store executives told her they wanted to use local contractors to redo the store in its corporate image.Contact Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe at 352564-2925 or asidibe@ chronicleonline.com. LOCAL/STATECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 A11 000HJE9 License # CAC042673 Life is about being comfortable. Its Hard To Stop A Trane HEATING & AIR CONDITIONING, INC. 4581 S. 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GULF TO LAKE HWY LECANTO 2012 2012 2012 2012 www.72-hourblinds.com 000HIYP MALLContinued from Page A1 and the popular Tillis Hill campground. Exactly how the signal came to be is unclear. According to the DOT, Citrus County government requested the signal. The county, however, said the sheriffs office wanted an emergency signal for its fire vehicles coming from the fully manned station on Kensington just off S.R. 44. The sheriffs office, however, didnt get involved until the Kensington Property Owners Association applied for the signal and asked the sheriffs office to support the request, sheriffs spokeswoman Heather Yates said. Botello, in an email to the Chronicleanswering a reporters questions, said the state would not have funded an emergency signal. He said that would have been the countys responsibility. But the states interest in installing a signal apparently was jump-started by the countys request for an emergency signal, according to emails. County officials in 2012 asked the state for the emergency signal because the county fire chief said emergency vehicles were having trouble turning out into traffic on S.R. 44. In reviewing the request, the state conducted a traffic count and determined the intersection warranted a full signal, records show. The signal project includes a pair of new leftturn lanes. Each lane will have its own signal that includes a new DOT standard for a flashing yellow turn arrow so that drivers may turn when traffic clears. SIGNALContinued from Page A1 MATTHEW BECK/ChronicleChris Cooney, a foreman with Florida Safety Contractors Inc., prepares to hang one of the new traffic-signal signs at at State Road 44 and South Kensington Avenue. reviewed Wednesday, offers $132.5 million for Everglades and northern Everglades projects, and $50 million for the springs, $5 million less than Gov. Rick Scott has requested. The Senates budget proposal, $74.9 billion, gets a public airing Thursday. House Speaker Will Weatherford has said his chambers water approach this year will be to focus on tangible work over new policy, which would favor Negrons Everglades proposals over the Senates springs effort. That effort continues to be crafted by Sens. David Simmons, RAltamonte Springs, Charlie Dean, R-Inverness, Alan Hays, R-Umatilla, Wilton Simpson, R-Trilby, and Bill Montford, D-Tallahassee. Provisions of Negrons plan include $40 million to speed construction of the states portion of a C44 reservoir and stormwater treatment area for the Indian River LagoonSouth Restoration Project, and $32 million for projects tied to ensuring that all surface water discharges into the Everglades Protection Area meet water quality standards. Both projects are in the House budget. Negron also is seeking $30 million a year as part of a three-year funding plan for a Scott-backed proposal to bridge a portion of the Tamiami Trail in an effort to redirect water south through the Everglades. Funding for the bridge is in the Department of Transportations work program. The Senate springs plan seeks to control the amounts of fertilizers allowed into waterways, redirect waste water and replace septic systems at no charge to homeowners. Gardiner called the unanimous vote Thursday by the Senate Environmental Preservation and Conservation Committee the first step in a multi-year effort that has seen resistance from business groups such as Associated Industries of Florida and the Florida Home Builders Associations, and wastewater utility operators. You are not going to study us to death on this one, Gardiner said. And you are not going to run out the clock. The springs programs directed at protecting 33 first-magnitude springs and five others that are in districts covered by senators backing the bill are proposed to be funded through a massive shift of state documentary-stamp tax revenues, which are fees already paid when real estate is sold. Dean said the Senate proposal continues to be adjusted, while Simmons said the states economy will be damaged if the springs are allowed to continue to deteriorate. The future of our lifestyle is in our hands, Simmons said. SPRINGSContinued from Page A1 Charlie Deancrafting springs bill with other senators.
Spilled Associated PressMonday, a worker checks a viscous snare line along East Beach in Galveston, Texas, to clean up an oil spill. Thousands of gallons of tar-like oil spilled into the major U.S. shipping channel after a barge ran into a ship Saturday. Chicago train operator tiredCHICAGO The president of a Chicago transit union said there are indications the operator of a commuter train that derailed at OHare International Airport dozed off. Amalgamated Transit Union Local 308 President Robert Kelly said the operator told him she had worked a lot of overtime recently and was extremely tired. The eight-car public transit train jumped the tracks early Monday, skidded across a platform and scaled an escalator leading to the airport. More than 30 people were injured. The National Transportation Safety Board plans to interview the train operator, who was still hospitalized. No one suffered lifethreatening injuries. Train kills teen who saved girlMARYSVILLE, Calif. Witnesses and family members said a Northern California teen pushed his girl friend away from the path of an oncoming train before he was struck and killed. The girlfriend, 16-yearold Mickayla Friend, was still grazed and critically injured, though her mother, Sandy, said at a vigil Sunday that she was breathing on her own and walking. Mickayla and her boyfriend, 16-year-old Mateus Moore, were heading to a school dance Friday night in Marysville when they were struck by the Union Pacific freight train. Police are looking into whether the teens were distracted.5 bodies found in plane wreckageDENVER The bodies of five people were found inside the wreckage of a single-engine plane that crashed into a cold, murky reservoir in southwestern Colorado over the weekend, authorities said Monday. The wreckage will have to be brought to shore before the bodies can be removed, Ouray County spokeswoman Marti Whitmore said. The plane is about 60 or 70 feet underwater and upside down in about 3 feet of silt, officials said. A salvage team is expected to begin raising the wreckage Wednesday. Authorities havent released the identities of the victims, but said the flight originated in Gadsden, Ala. The single-engine Socata TBM700 crashed at about 2 p.m. Saturday into Ridgway Reservoir, about 25 miles south of Montrose and about 180 miles southwest of Denver. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A12TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Auctioned Associated PressA Hasselblad 500 camera that was part of the equipment carried by the 1971 Apollo 15 mission and the only camera ever bought back from the moon. It was auctioned Saturday and sold for nearly $760,000. Galerie Westlicht in Vienna said the new owner is Japanese businessman Terukazu Fujisawa. Egyptian court sentences deathCAIRO An Egyptian court Monday sentenced to death nearly 530 suspected backers of ousted President Mohammed Morsi over a deadly attack on a police station, capping a swift, two-day mass trial in which defense attorneys were not allowed to present their case. It was the largest single batch of death sentences in the world in recent years, Amnesty International said. The U.S. State Department said it defies logic that so many people could get a fair trial in just two sessions. The verdicts by a court in the city of Minya are subject to appeal and are likely to be overturned. But the outcome stunned human rights activists and raised fears that the rule of law is being swept away in the crackdown waged by the military-backed interim government against Morsis Muslim Brotherhood since his overthrow last summer.Pregnant woman, guardsman killedCARACAS, Venezuela A pregnant woman who was shot in the head and a National Guard member fired upon as he tried to clear a roadway are the latest casualties of violence tied to ongoing protests in Venezuela, authorities said Monday. The woman, 28-year-old Adriana Urquiola, died Sunday night in Guaicaipuro, said the mayor of the municipality just outside the capital of Caracas. Five months pregnant, Urquiola was killed after she left a bus that was stuck in traffic because of a barricade built by antigovernment protesters. She had begun walking toward the road block, but didnt appear to have been participating in the protest. With the latest casualties, at least 33 people have died in the subsequent violence.Arabs to pressure Qatar at summitKUWAIT CITY An assortment of Arab nations will likely use an Arab summit this week to try to pressure the tiny but wealthy Gulf nation of Qatar to stop supporting the Muslim Brotherhood and other opposition movements throughout the region. Egypt and Saudi Arabia have labeled the Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization, and two senior Arab officials said Monday that those two countries would take the lead in attempting to isolate Qatar by calling for a collective Arab approach to terror. The two-day Arab League summit in Kuwait, which begins today, follows months of tension over this issue. Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have joined Egypt and Saudi Arabia in withdrawing their ambassadors from Qatar. World BRIEFS From wire reports Associated PressOSO, Wash. The search for survivors of a deadly Washington state mudslide grew Monday to include scores of people who were still unaccounted for as the death toll from the wall of trees, rocks and debris that swept through a rural community rose to at least 14. In the struggle to find loved ones, family members and neighbors used chain saws and their bare hands to dig through wreckage that was tangled by the mud into broken piles. Authorities said they were looking for more than 100 people who had not been heard from since the disaster about 55 miles northeast of Seattle. They predicted that the number of missing would decline as more people are found safe. But the startling initial length of the list added to the anxieties two days after a mile-wide layer of soft earth crashed onto a cluster of homes at the bottom of a river valley. The situation is very grim, Snohomish County Fire District 21 Chief Travis Hots said, stressing that authorities are still in rescue mode and are holding out hope. But he noted: We have not found anyone alive on this pile since Saturday. Snohomish County sheriffs spokeswoman Shari Ireton said Monday afternoon that search and rescue crews discovered an additional six bodies, bringing the number of fatalities to at least 14. The slide critically injured several others. About 30 houses were destroyed, and the debris blocked a mile-long stretch of state highway near Arlington. The mudslide struck Saturday morning, a time when most people are at home. Of the 49 structures in the neighborhood, authorities believe at least 25 were full-time residences. An overnight search of the debris field turned up no other bodies, Hots said. Mondays search included aircraft, dogs and heavy equipment. Frustrations were growing as family members and neighbors waited for official word on the missing and the dead. Elaine Young and her neighbors uncovered several bodies Sunday and had to contact authorities to get them removed. They also found a chocolate Labrador named Buddy alive, and helped pull the dog from the rubble, leading her to wonder if other survivors could be out there, desperate for help. If we found a dog alive yesterday afternoon that we cut out of a part of a house, doesnt that seem that maybe somebody could be stuck up under part of a house and be alive, too? asked Young, whose home survived the slide but was on the edge of the devastation. PM: Plane crashed Associated PressKUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia After 17 days of desperation and doubt over the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the countrys officials said an analysis of satellite data points to a heartbreaking conclusion: Flight 370 met its end in the southern reaches of the Indian Ocean, and none of those aboard survived. The somber announcement late Monday by Prime Minister Najib Razak left unresolved many more troubling questions about what went wrong aboard the Boeing 777 to take it so far off-course. It also unleashed a maelstrom of sorrow and anger among the families of the jets 239 passengers and crew. A solemn Najib, clad in a black suit, read a brief statement about what he called an unparalleled study of the jets lastknown signals to a satellite. That analysis showed that the missing plane, which took off from Kuala Lumpur for Beijing early on March 8, veered to a remote location, far from any possible landing sites. It is therefore with deep sadness and regret that I must inform you that, according to this new data, Flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean, he said. Officials said they concluded that the flight had been lost in the deep waters west of Perth, Australia, based on more thorough analysis of the brief signals the plane sent every hour to a satellite belonging to Inmarsat, a British company, even after other communication systems on the jetliner shut down. The search is now considered a race against time because of the battery life of the pinger in the black boxes the common name for the cockpit voice and data recorders normally attached to the fuselage may run out in the next two weeks. The search for the wreckage and the planes recorders could take years because the ocean is up to 23,000 feet deep. Its also possible that what is left of the plane may never be found. West seeks to isolate Russia over Ukraine dispute Associated PressTHE HAGUE, Netherlands Seeking to isolate Russia, the U.S. and Western allies declared Monday they are indefinitely cutting Moscow out of a major international coalition and warned they stand ready to order tougher economic penalties if Vladimir Putin presses further into Ukraine. The moves came amid a flurry of diplomatic jockeying as the West grappled for ways to punish Russia for its annexation of the Crimean Peninsula and prevent the crisis from escalating. President Barack Obama and the leaders of Britain, France, Germany, Italy, Canada and Japan met in the Netherlands for an emergency meeting of the Group of Seven. In a joint statement after their 90minute meeting, the leaders said they were suspending their participation with Russia in the Group of Eight major industrial nations until Moscow changes course. The G-7 leaders instead plan to meet this summer in Brussels, symbolically gathering in the headquarters city of the European Union and NATO, two Western organizations that have sought to bolster ties with Ukraine. Today, we reaffirm that Russias actions will have significant consequences, the leaders statement said. This clear violation of international law is a serious challenge to the rule of law around the world and should be a concern for all nations. In an unexpected development, Russias foreign minister Sergey Lavrov met separately in The Hague with his Ukrainian counterpart, the highest level of contact between the two nations since Russia moved forces into Crimea nearly a month ago. U.S. officials said they welcomed the meeting but challenged Russia to take further steps to deescalate the conflict. The situation is very grim Associated PressThe massive mudslide that killed at least 14 people and left dozens missing is shown Monday in this aerial photo near Arlington, Wash. The search for survivors grew Monday, raising fears that the death toll could climb far beyond the confirmed fatalities. 14 dead in Washington mudslide; search continues Associated PressA relative of one of the Chinese passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines jet, MH370, grieves Monday after being told of the latest news in Beijing, China, from Malaysias prime minister: New analysis of satellite data indicates the missing plane crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean. SOURCE: ESRI AP Deadly mudslideWASH. CANADASeattle OlympiaOREGONPacific Ocean100 km 100 mi e e e e e e m m m m m 100k 00k CANADA OREGON ean ean Pacific Ocean mudslide AP SOURCE:ESRI an l ly Deadly 100km 10 100km O l y mpi a Seattle ASH. 00k W WA 1 00mi 00mi 00mi 100mi
College basketball/ B2 NBA, NHL/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 Sports briefs/ B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Baseball/ B4 Golf/B4 FSU knocked out of womens tourney by No. 2 Stanford. / B2 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE 2014 NCAA Mens Basketball Tournament The Sweet 16Floridas Will Yeguete is what coach Billy Donovan calls a dirty work guy, doing things in the press and the paint that rarely make headlines or highlight clips.Associated Press Yeguete a key player for top-seeded Florida Gators Associated PressGAINESVILLE Will Yeguete is one valuable player for top-seeded Florida. You just have to dig a little deeper than statistics and box scores to see how much he means to the Gators. The 6-foot-8 senior forward from Bordeaux, France, is what coach Billy Donovan calls a dirty work guy, doing things in the press and the paint that rarely make headlines or highlight clips. But his tenacity and toughness were on display in the third round of the NCAA tournament Saturday. Yeguete had eight points, four rebounds, an assist, a steal and a blocked shot in the 61-45 win against ninth-seeded Pittsburgh. He just does so many different things in the press. Hes such a great cover guy with our defense. Hes a great help defender, Donovan said. Hes the epitome of a guy that when you look down at the stat sheet its hard to have a level of appreciation for him. ... He really impacts winning. He impacts the game in a very, very positive way for us, and what he does is really, really rare. Yeguete and Florida (34-2) return to the court Thursday night against fourth-seeded UCLA (28-8) in the South Region semifinals in Memphis, Tenn. Its another chance for Yeguete to go mostly unnoticed at least to outsiders. Yeguete has the size and athleticism to play the front of the press, trap all over the court and defend anyone from a guard to a center. And hes regularly diving on the ground for loose balls, taking charges and willing to sacrifice offensive fame for defensive fortitude. On Monday, he was fittingly wearing a white Gators T-shirt with Intensity Counts printed on the front. His numbers Yeguete is averaging 4.9 points and 5.1 rebounds are far less telling. But considering how things went for Yeguete the last two years, just being on the court and contributing on a regular basis are accomplishments. Its exciting for me just being able to play, just being able to be out there for the postseason, Yeguete said. Thats what I fight for, thats why Ive been working every single day. Yeguete missed the final nine games in 2012 because of a broken right foot, and Florida went 4-5 without him. He was hoping to play had the Gators advanced to the Final Four, but they blew a doubledigit lead against Louisville in the regional final. Yeguete faced more adversity last year while dealing with tendinitis in his right knee most of the season. The pain got so intense in early February that he opted to have arthroscopic surgery to remove floating chips and cartilage. HeSee YEGUETE/ Page B3 Lots of favorites alive in Sweet 16 Associated PressThe Billion Dollar Dream has been over for a while. Most bracket sheets are loaded with red Xs. Still, there is plenty of March Madness ahead of us in the NCAA tournaments round of 16. You want favorites? Three No. 1s Florida, Arizona, Virginia are alive and well after two rounds. You want underdogs? How about three with double-digit seedings Stanford, a 10, with 11s Dayton and Tennessee. You want a rivalry? Its tough to beat Kentucky-Louisville. You want rematches? Besides Kentucky-Louisville there is Arizona-San Diego State. You get the point. Four days, 12 games. Its regional weekend when the Sweet 16 is cut to the Final Four. Enjoy.SOUTH REGIONALThe game that guarantees a winner with a double-digit seeding, Stanford vs. Dayton, will be followed by the overall top seed, Florida, facing a familiar tournament opponent in UCLA. Stanford gets to wear home whites after beating New Mexico and Kansas. The Cardinal are in the round of 16 for the first time since 2008, the last time they were in the tournament. They havent given up more than 57 points and they have been great at the free throw line. Dayton followed the win over Ohio State with a squeaker over Syracuse and the Flyers are in the round of 16 for the first time since 1984. They got here with two wins by a total of three points and they have yet to break 60, but they have done just enough. Coach Archie Miller couldnt meet his brother Sean and Arizona until the national semifinals. Florida has lived up to its billing as the overall No. 1 seed. The Gators have increased their winning streak to 28 games with a couple of double-figure victories. This is their fourth straight year in the round of 16, the longest current streak. UCLA won both its games by 17 points and the Bruins have won five straight and seven of eight, including an upset of Arizona. This is their first Sweet 16 appearance since 2008. Florida beat UCLA in the national championship game in 2006 and in the national semifinals the following season. The Gators also eliminated the Bruins in the second round in 2011.WEST REGIONALThis is the closest any of the regions came to having seeds 1-4 Maligned SEC remains unbeaten in NCAA tournament Associated PressGAINESVILLEIts hard to mock Southeastern Conference basketball right now.Panned for early season losses and relatively weak nonconference schedules, the league has three teams still playing in the NCAA tournament. Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee the only SEC squads to make the 68-team field all advanced to the Sweet 16 over the weekend, giving the SEC a perfect 7-0 mark in college basketballs premier event. Im sure some people are pretty surprised at three SEC teams, because all I heard all year was that the SEC was in a down year and it was a weak SEC, Florida guard Scottie Wilbekin said Monday. Its pretty cool to see three SEC teams in the Sweet 16. The Gators (34-2), the tournaments overall top seed, will play fourth-seeded UCLA in the South Region on Thursday night in Memphis, Tenn. No. 8 seed Kentucky (26-10), which handed Wichita State its only loss of the season Sunday, advanced to face fourth-seeded Louisville on Friday night in the Midwest Region. No. 11 Tennessee (24-12), which already has three tournament wins since opening play in the First Four, will join the Wildcats in Indianapolis and play Michigan. Only two other conferences the Pac-12 and the Big Ten landed three teams in the round of 16. Both of those leagues were ranked in the top three in conference RPI. The SEC, meanwhile, ranked seventh, just ahead of the American Athletic Conference. Florida coach Billy Donovan blamed early season struggles for the widespread perception that the league was down. Its very, very unfair to pin a league based on what happens in November and December, Donovan said Monday. In a lot of ways, maybe some of the losses that our league took in November and December prepared them to be better in our league. I think our league can play with any league in the country. But I would say this: Just because certain league teams get knocked out early doesnt mean the league is overrated. And because a league really, really advances in the tournament doesnt mean the league is great. I just get upset when all of a sudden everybody just throws out and makes assumptions or draws conclusions of a league being good or bad based on whats happened in the non-conference. That to me is, I think, somewhat unfair. There were plenty of eye-opening losses early. Texas-El Paso upset Tennessee. Drexel beat Alabama. Northwestern State defeated Auburn. Davidson surprised Georgia. Massachusetts and Rhode Island topped LSU. Utah State knocked off Mississippi State. Missouri State stunned Texas A&M. And USC Upstate shocked South Carolina. There also were setbacks in more high-profile matchups: Tennessees Antonio Barton celebrates Sunday during an NCAA third-round tournament game against Mercer in Raleigh. The Volunteers won to keep the Southeastern Conference undefeated in the tournament. Associated Press See SWEET 16/ Page B4 See LAUGHING/ Page B3
B2TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS James, Bosh lift Heat over Trail Blazers, 93-91 76ers within one of NBA record Associated PressMIAMI LeBron James scored 32 points, including a layup with 11.4 seconds left, and Chris Bosh capped his 30th birthday by blocking Damian Lillards layup in the final moments as the Miami Heat escaped with a 93-91 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night. Bosh finished with 15 points and Chris Andersen had 13 points and 11 rebounds for Miami, which won for just the fifth time in 12 games. Mario Chalmers added 11 points for the Heat. Lillard led the Blazers with 19 points on 3-for-15 shooting. Mo Williams scored 17 and Wes Matthews had 15.Spurs 113, 76ers 91SAN ANTONIO Austin Daye had 22 points and Tim Duncan added 19 as the San Antonio Spurs earned their 14th straight win with a 113-91 victory that sent the Philadelphia 76ers to their 25th consecutive loss. Philadelphia will face Houston on Thursday with the dubious distinction of being a loss shy of tying the NBA record for consecutive losses set by the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2010-11. Thaddeus Young and Michael Carter-Williams each scored 19 points, Byron Mullens added 15 and Elliot Williams had 14 for Philadelphia (15-56).Rockets 100, Bobcats 89CHARLOTTE, N.C. James Harden scored 31 points, Dwight Howard had a double-double in his return to the court and the Houston Rockets defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 100-89 for their fourth straight win. Harden had 14 points in the pivotal third quarter and finished 11-of19 from the field. Terrence Jones added 18 points and seven rebounds in the victory. Howard had missed the previous three games with an ankle injury, but Houston won all three without him by an average of 23 points. He finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Kemba Walker had 22 points and Al Jefferson had 20 points and 11 rebounds for Charlotte, which lost for only the second time in 11 games at home.Suns 102, Hawks 95ATLANTA Eric Bledsoe scored 20 points to lead five Phoenix players in double figures and the Suns won their fourth in a row, beating the Atlanta Hawks 102-95 to pull even with Dallas for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference. The Suns buried the Hawks from 3-point range, knocking down 12-of24 beyond the arc. Bledsoe made all three of his long-range attempts, while Channing Frye was 4-of-9 to account for the bulk of his 18 points. Goran Dragic had 19 points, Markieff Morris 17 and Gerald Green 13. Paul Millsap and DeMarre Carroll led the Hawks with 19 points apiece.Grizzlies 109, Timberwolves 92MEMPHIS, Tenn. Mike Conley had 23 points and six assists, Marc Gasol added 14 and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead and easily dispatched the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 109-92. Zach Randolph finished with 17 points for Memphis, while Tayshaun Prince and Ed Davis added 12 points apiece. Mike Miller scored 11 as Memphis won its 10th straight home game. Kevin Love led the Timberwolves with 16 points.Thunder 117, Nuggets 96OKLAHOMA CITY Kevin Durant had 27 points and eight assists to help the Oklahoma City Thunder defeat the Denver Nuggets 117-96. Caron Butler scored 23 points, his highest total since the Thunder added him right after the trade deadline. Reggie Jackson had 16 points and a career-high 11 assists, and Serge Ibaka added 15 points and seven rebounds for the Thunder, who won their fourth straight. Ty Lawson scored 25 points for the Nuggets, who had won three of four.Bulls 89, Pacers 77CHICAGO Taj Gibson led five players in double figures with 23 points and the Chicago Bulls brushed off a poor offensive first half to rally for an 89-77 victory over the Indiana Pacers. Kirk Hinrich had 18 points on 7-for-13 shooting, Mike Dunleavy scored 13, Jimmy Butler 12 and Joakim Noah added 10 points, eight rebounds and eight assists. The win prevented Indiana from clinching the Central Division title on Chicagos home court.Pelicans 109, Nets 104, OTNEW ORLEANS Tyreke Evans scored a season-high 33 points and the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans ralled from 22 down in the third quarter, beating the Brooklyn Nets 109-104 in overtime. Evans scored 14 as New Orleans closed the third period on a 29-10 run to get back in the game. Morrow hit a 3-pointer to give New Orleans a 106-100 lead in overtime and sealed the victory with another 3 to make it 109-102 with 54.5 seconds left. Anthony Davis added 24 points and 14 rebounds for the Pelicans. Paul Pierce had 24 points and Deron Williams 23 for the Nets. Associated PressMiami guard Ray Allen goes up for a shot Monday against Portland center Meyers Leonard during the first half in Miami. Noles bounced No. 2 seed Stanford routs Florida State; Duke eliminated Associated PressAMES, Iowa Chiney Ogwumike had 21 points and nine rebounds, and Stanford broke open the game with a 30-2 run spanning the halves in a 63-44 victory over Florida State in the second round of the NCAA womens tournament Monday night. The second-seeded Cardinal (31-3) won two games in Ames to advance to the regional theyll host at Maples Pavilion starting Saturday. Theyre in the Sweet 16 for the seventh year in a row. The 10th-seeded Seminoles (21-12) struggled to score in both of their two tournament games, following a 55-44 win over Iowa State with another dud. FSUs Natasha Howard had nine points and seven rebounds, all in the second half. Howard finished her career as FSUs second-leading scorer (1,811 points) and career rebounding leader (1,047). Lincoln Regional DePaul 74, Duke 65DURHAM, N.C. Megan Rogowski scored 22 points and Megan Podkowa added 18 to help DePaul upset Duke 74-65 in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Brittany Hrynko added 14 for the seventh-seeded Blue Demons (29-6). Elizabeth Williams scored 12 points, and seniors Haley Peters and Tricia Liston each added 11 in their final game at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Duke (28-7) led for only 12 seconds and became the first top-four seed to lose in the tournament.BYU 80, Nebraska 76LOS ANGELES Morgan Bailey tied her career high with 18 points, Jennifer Hamson had 15 points and 14 rebounds, and BYU held on to beat Nebraska 80-76, advancing to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA womens tournament for the first time since 2002. Teara Laudermill scored 22 points and Big Ten player of the year Jordan Hooper added 20 points for fourth-seeded Nebraska (26-7), which now hosts a regional it wont be playing in.Notre Dame Regional Notre Dame 84, Arizona State 67TOLEDO, Ohio Natalie Achonwa had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and topseeded Notre Dame pulled away in the second half for an 84-67 victory over ninth-seeded Arizona State. The unbeaten Fighting Irish (34-0) have won their last 15 games by double digits, although the Sun Devils (23-10) kept this one close during a sloppy first half. Deja Mann scored 16 points for Arizona State.Kentucky 64, Syracuse 59LEXINGTON, Ky. Bria Goss scored 17 points and third-seeded Kentucky survived No. 6 seed Syracuse 64-59 in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Brianna Butler had 15 points for the Orange.Baylor 75, California 56WACO, Texas Odyssey Sims scored 27 points in her final home game and Baylor (31-4) advanced to its sixth consecutive NCAA Sweet Sixteen, taking over in the second half for a 75-56 victory over California. Afure Jemerigbe had 17 points and Brittany Boyd 15 for Cal (22-10), a Final Four team last season.Oklahoma St. 73, Purdue 66WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. Brittney Martin had 20 points and 20 rebounds, leading Oklahoma State past Purdue 73-66 and into the Notre Dame Regional semifinals. Its the first time since 2008 and the third time Oklahoma State (25-8) has ever reached the NCAAs Sweet 16. Fourth-seed Purdue (22-9) was led by Whitney Bays with 21 points and 13 rebounds.Louisville Regional Tennessee 67, St. Johns 51KNOXVILLE, Tenn. Cierra Burdick had 21 points and 11 rebounds as Tennessee (29-5) relied on its smothering defense to pull away from St. Johns for a 67-51 victory in the second round of the NCAA tournament. Although St. Johns (23-11) never led, the eighth-seeded Red Storm tied the game 39-39 with 16:59 remaining. Aliyyah Handford scored 23 for St. Johns. Sens slip past Lightning 4-3 Associated PressTAMPA Jason Spezza scored in regulation and had the only goal in a shootout, lifting the Ottawa Senators to a 4-3 victory against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night. Erik Karlsson had a goal and two assists to help the Senators snap a six-game losing streak. Karlsson, the top-scoring defenseman in the NHL with 68 points, opened the scoring 3:57 into the game with his careerhigh 20th goal. Seventy seconds after Karlsson scored, Nikita Kucherov snapped a shot past goalie Robin Lehner to pull Tampa Bay even at 1. Ottawa took a 3-1 lead midway through the second period, when Spezza and Kyle Turris scored 44 seconds apart against former Senators goalie Ben Bishop.Kings 3, Flyers 2PHILADELPHIA Dwight King scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period, leading the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. Jeff Carter and Justin Williams scored in the second for the Kings, who won their third straight and 11th in 14 games while remaining in third place in the Pacific Division. Matt Read and Jakub Voracek had Philadelphias goals. Los Angeles had a 2-0 lead entering the final period, but Philadelphia tied it at 2 before Kings winning score with 9:24 remaining.Rangers 4, Coyotes 3, OTNEW YORK Ryan McDonagh scored off a rebound of Dan Girardis shot 1:56 into overtime to complete the New York Rangers stunning rally in a 4-3 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes. McDonagh put the puck past backup goalie Thomas Greiss, who relieved injured starter Mike Smith in the third period and then gave up the tying and winning goals. Brad Richards and Derick Brassard scored in the second period when New York erased a 2-0 deficit Phoenix built in the first. Henrik Lundqvist made 18 saves.Canadiens 2, Bruins 1, SOBOSTON Alex Galchenyuk scored the only shootout goal, and the Montreal Canadiens stopped the Boston Bruins 12-game winning streak with a 2-1 victory. The Bruins fell one game short of their longest winning streak since 1970-71 and two shy of the club record set in 1929-30. Boston tied it at 1 with just two seconds left on its sixth power play of the game. Dougie Hamiltons slap shot from the center of the blue line deflected off Patrice Bergeron and past goalie Peter Budaj with 5:26 left in the third period. Associated PressTampa Bays Victor Hedman, center, celebrates his goal Monday against Ottawa with teammate Steven Stamkos (91) during the second period in Tampa. Associated PressFlorida States Natasha Howard, front, looks to shoot Monday while being defended by Stanfords Chiney Ogwumike, rear, in a second-round game in the NCAA womens college basketball tournament in Ames, Iowa. FSU men advance in NITTALLAHASSEE Aaron Thomas matched a career-high with 26 points as top-seeded Florida State advanced to the NIT quarterfinals with a 101-90 victory against Georgetown on Monday night. The Seminoles will host third-seeded Louisiana Tech on Wednesday night. Florida State (21-13) shot a seasonhigh 68.2 percent from the field and kept the Hoyas (18-15) from rallying. The 101 points scored were the most scored by Florida State since a 106-62 win against Charlotte on Dec. 17. Devon Bookert had career-highs in points (21) and assists (nine) while adding five rebounds and two steals for the Seminoles. Ian Miller returned from a foot injury to score 18, and Okaro White finished with 16. Markel Starks led Georgetown with 27 points and DVaunt Smith-Rivera chipped in 22.From wire reports
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Michigan State and Baylor beat Kentucky. Connecticut and Wisconsin defeated Florida. Texas, Providence, Butler and Saint Louis knocked off Vanderbilt. So the SEC was down before its teams even started beating each other up. It surely didnt help the leagues image when Florida, which isnt close to being Donovans most talented team, swept the regular season and the tournament. The Gators finished 18-0 in the regular season, becoming the first from a major conference to accomplish the feat since Indiana in 1976, and then beat Kentucky for the third time to win the tournament. When you have a stage and a platform and youre on television, youre allowed to say what you want to say, Vols coach Cuonzo Martin said. I think sometimes perception becomes a reality. Its a very tough league, a very talented league. Youve got the No. 1 team in all of college basketball in the SEC. You have the winningest college program in the SEC, in Kentucky. I dont think the criticism is accurate. But the teams that are in the tournament, they won it because theyre good teams. It might not just be the teams in the tournament, either. Entering Monday games, the SEC was 12-2 in postseason play thanks in part to wins by Georgia, Missouri, LSU and Arkansas in the NIT and Texas A&M in the College Basketball Invitational. Of course, those victories hardly compare to what Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee have done. If everybody in the SEC was out of the tournament, theyd say, See, I told you the league is no good, Donovan said. Now weve got some teams advancing, Wow, the league must be really, really underrated. Sometimes it has to do with matchups, sometimes it has to do with who youre playing against. Sometimes it has to do with how well youre playing. Theres a lot of variables that go into winning in postseason. missed six games, wasnt the same when he returned and ended up needing another surgery after the season. While he seemingly has lost some leaping ability, hes still been a consistent rebounder and a dependable defender. Its hard to find, Donovan said. Its hard to find guys that really kind of hang their hat on being kind of a dirty work guy, and its hard sometimes because certainly it doesnt really give them a lot of headlines. Hes not a headline guy. But he really does a lot for our team. Yeguete has never gotten a lot of attention in Gainesville. He was born in France, but grew up playing soccer in Ivory Coast. He picked up basketball late and really fell in love with Florida while watching Joakim Noah lead Florida to back-to-back national titles in 2006 and 2007. He moved to Florida Air Academy in Melbourne, before his junior year of high school and met teammate Scottie Wilbekin while playing Amateur Athletic Union ball. Wilbekin quickly realized that Yeguetes game was far from flashy. Hes been that way since I met him, Wilbekin said. He has a knack for it. He gets tough rebounds, gets his hands on tips and has a nose for the ball. He seems to get it when other players wouldnt. Its just an attitude. When you have it, you dont really realize it because it just comes natural. He has it. Yeguete has no plans to change his style, either preferring to alter games without necessarily scoring points. Those plays impact the game and winning, he said. Im not the only one doing those things. ... Its a whole team effort. YEGUETEContinued from Page B1 LAUGHINGContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MLB PRESEASON BASEBALL 7 a.m. (MLB) Chicago White Sox at Seattle Mariners (taped) 10 a.m. (MLB) St. Louis Cardinals at New York Mets (taped) 1 p.m. (ESPN) Atlanta Braves at Detroit Tigers 1 p.m. (FSNFL) St. Louis Cardinals at Miami Marlins 1 p.m. (SUN) Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays 4 p.m. (MLB) San Francisco Giants at Milwaukee Brewers 7 p.m. (MLB) Philadelphia Phillies at New York Yankees 11 p.m. (MLB) Seattle Mariners at Kansas City Royals (sameday tape) 2 a.m. (MLB) Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays (same-day tape) COLLEGE BASEBALL 6 p.m. (SUN) Florida vs. Florida State WOMENS NCAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT 7 p.m. (ESPN2) Second Round. Whip-around coverage includes: Connecticut vs. Saint Joseph's, Florida vs. Penn State, Maryland vs. Texas and Michigan State vs. North Carolina 9:30 p.m. (ESPN2) Second Round. Whip-around coverage includes: Iowa vs. Louisville, James Madison vs. Texas A&M, LSU vs. West Virginia and Oregon State vs. South Carolina MENS NIT BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT 7 p.m. (ESPN) Quarterfinal: Belmont at Clemson 9 p.m. (ESPN) Quarterfinal: Southern Mississippi at Minnesota 12 a.m. (ESPNU) Quarterfinal: Belmont at Clemson (sameday tape) 1:30 a.m. (ESPNU) Quarterfinal: Southern Mississippi at Minnesota (same-day tape) NBA BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (FSNFL) Portland Trail Blazers at Orlando Magic 8 p.m. (TNT) Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks 10:30 p.m. (TNT) New York Knicks at Los Angeles Lakers 2 a.m. (NBA) Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks (same-day tape) GOLF 11 a.m. (GOLF) Sunshine Tour: Investec Cup, Third Round (taped) NHL HOCKEY 1 p.m. (NHL) Montreal Canadiens at Boston Bruins (taped) 3 p.m. (NHL) Phoenix Coyotes at New York Rangers (taped) 7:30 p.m. (NBCSPT) Detroit Red Wings at Columbus Blue Jackets ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE SOCCER 3:45 p.m. (NBCSPT) Manchester United FC vs Manchester City FC TENNIS 11 a.m. (TENNIS) ATP Sony Open 7 p.m. (TENNIS) ATP Sony Open 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. NCAA Tournament FIRST ROUND At UD Arena Dayton, Ohio Tuesday, March 18 Albany (N.Y.) 71, Mount St. Marys 64 N.C. State 74, Xavier 59 Wednesday, March 19 Cal Poly 81, Texas Southern 69 Tennessee 78, Iowa 65, OT EAST REGIONAL Second Round Thursday, March 20 At First Niagara Center Buffalo, N.Y. UConn 89, Saint Josephs 81, OT Villanova 73, Milwaukee 53 At Spokane Arena Spokane, Wash. Harvard 61, Cincinnati 57 Michigan State 93, Delaware 78 Friday, March 21 At PNC Arena Raleigh, N.C. Memphis 71, George Washington 66 Virginia 70, Coastal Carolina 59 At The AT&T Center San Antonio North Carolina 79, Providence 77 Iowa State 93, North Carolina Central 75 Third Round Saturday, March 22 At First Niagara Center Buffalo, N.Y. UConn 77, Villanova 65 At Spokane Arena Spokane, Wash. Michigan State 80, Harvard 73 Sunday, March 23 At PNC Arena Raleigh, N.C. Virginia 78, Memphis 60 At The AT&T Center San Antonio Iowa State 85, North Carolina 83 Regional Semifinals At Madison Square Garden New York Friday, March 28 UConn (28-8) vs. Iowa State (28-7), 7:27 p.m. Michigan State (28-8) vs. Virginia (30-6), 9:57 p.m. Regional Championship Sunday, March 30 Semifinal winners SOUTH REGIONAL Second Round Thursday, March 20 At First Niagara Center Buffalo, N.Y. Dayton 60, Ohio State 59 Syracuse 77, Western Michigan 53 At The Amway Center Orlando, Fla. Pittsburgh 77, Colorado 48 Florida 67, Albany (N.Y.) 55 Friday, March 21 At Scottrade Center St. Louis Stanford 58, New Mexico 53 Kansas 80, Eastern Kentucky 69 At Viejas Arena San Diego Stephen F. Austin 77, VCU 75, OT UCLA 76, Tulsa 59 Third Round Saturday, March 22 At First Niagara Center Buffalo, N.Y. Dayton 55, Syracuse 53 At The Amway Center Orlando, Fla. Florida 61, Pittsburgh 45 Sunday, March 23 At Scottrade Center St. Louis Stanford 60, Kansas 57 At Viejas Arena San Diego UCLA 77, Stephen F. Austin 60 Regional Semifinals At FedExForum Memphis, Tenn. Thursday, March 27 Dayton (25-10) vs. Stanford (23-12), 7:15 p.m. Florida (34-2) vs. UCLA (28-8), 9:45 p.m. Regional Championship Saturday, March 29 Semifinal winners MIDWEST REGIONAL Second Round Thursday, March 20 At The Amway Center Orlando, Fla. Saint Louis 83, N.C. State 80, OT Louisville 71, Manhattan 64 At BMO Harris Bradley Center Milwaukee Michigan 57, Wofford 40 Texas 87, Arizona State 85 Friday, March 21 At PNC Arena Raleigh, N.C. Mercer 78, Duke 71 Tennessee 86, UMass 67 At Scottrade Center St. Louis Wichita State 64, Cal Poly 37 Kentucky 56, Kansas State 49 Third Round Saturday, March 22 At The Amway Center Orlando, Fla. Louisville 66, Saint Louis 51 At BMO Harris Bradley Center Milwaukee Michigan 79, Texas 65 Sunday, March 23 At PNC Arena Raleigh, N.C. Tennessee 83, Mercer 63 At Scottrade Center St. Louis Kentucky 78, Wichita State 76 Regional Semifinals At Lucas Oil Stadium Indianapolis Friday, March 28 Michigan (27-8) vs. Tennessee (24-12), 7:15 p.m. Kentucky (26-10) vs. Louisville (31-5), 9:45 p.m. Regional Championship Sunday, March 30 Semifinal winners WEST REGIONAL Second Round Thursday, March 20 At BMO Harris Bradley Center Milwaukee Wisconsin 75, American 35 Oregon 87, BYU 68 At Spokane Arena Spokane, Wash. North Dakota State 80, Oklahoma 75, OT San Diego State 73, New Mexico State 69, OT Friday, March 21 At The AT&T Center San Antonio Baylor 74, Nebraska 60 Creighton 76, Louisiana-Lafayette 66 At Viejas Arena San Diego Arizona 68, Weber State 59 Gonzaga 85, Oklahoma State 77 Third Round Saturday, March 22 At BMO Harris Bradley Center Milwaukee Wisconsin 85, Oregon 77 At Spokane Arena Spokane, Wash. San Diego State 63, North Dakota State 44 Sunday, March 23 At The AT&T Center San Antonio Baylor 85, Creighton 55 At Viejas Arena San Diego Arizona 84, Gonzaga 61 Regional Semifinals At The Honda Center Anaheim, Calif. Thursday, March 27 Wisconsin (28-7) vs. Baylor (26-11), 7:47 p.m. San Diego State (31-4) vs. Arizona (32-4), 10:17, p.m. Regional Championship Saturday, March 29 Semifinal winners FINAL FOUR At AT&T Stadium Arlington, Texas National Semifinals Saturday, April 5 East champion vs. South champion Midwest champion vs. West champion National Championship Monday, April 7 Semifinal winnersSweet 16 Undefeated ConferencesConferences with three or more entries, whose schools have advanced to the regional semifinals undefeated, with furthest advancement: Since 1985 (field expanded to 64) Through Sunday 1986 Southeastern Conference Alabama regional semifinal Auburn regional final Kentucky regional final LSU national semifinal 1995 Atlantic Coast Conference Maryland regional semifinal North Carolina national semifinal Virginia regional final Wake Forest regional semifinal 1996 Southeastern Conference Arkansas regional semifinal Georgia regional semifinal Kentucky national champion Mississippi State national semifinal 1998 Pacific-10 Conference Arizona regional final Stanford national semifinal UCLA regional semifinal Washington regional semifinal 2003 Big East Conference UConn regional semifinal Notre Dame regional semifinal Pittsburgh regional semifinal Syracuse national champion 2014 Southeastern Conference Florida regional semifinal Kentucky regional semifinal Tennessee regional semifinalNBA standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division WLPctGB Toronto3930.565 Brooklyn3732.5362 New York2941.41410 Boston2347.32916 Philadelphia1556.21125 Southeast Division WLPctGB x-Miami4821.696 Washington3634.51412 Charlotte3437.47915 Atlanta3138.44917 Orlando1952.26830 Central Division WLPctGB x-Indiana5120.718 Chicago4031.56311 Cleveland2744.38024 Detroit 2544.36225 Milwaukee1357.18637 WESTERN CONFERENCE Southwest Division WLPctGB x-San Antonio5416.771 Houston4822.6866 Memphis4228.60012 Dallas 4229.59212 New Orleans3040.42924 Northwest Division WLPctGB Oklahoma City5218.743 Portland4526.6347 Minnesota3435.49317 Denver 3239.45120 Utah 2347.32929 Pacific Division WLPctGB L.A. Clippers4921.700 Golden State4427.6205 Phoenix4229.5927 Sacramento2545.35724 L.A. Lakers2346.33325 x-clinched playoff spot Mondays Games Houston 100, Charlotte 89 Miami 93, Portland 91 Phoenix 102, Atlanta 95 Chicago 89, Indiana 77 Oklahoma City 117, Denver 96 Memphis 109, Minnesota 92 New Orleans 109, Brooklyn 104, OT San Antonio 113, Philadelphia 91 Detroit at Utah, late Milwaukee at L.A. Clippers, late Todays Games Portland at Orlando, 7 p.m. Toronto at Cleveland, 7 p.m. Oklahoma City at Dallas, 8 p.m. New York at L.A. Lakers, 10:30 p.m. Wednesdays Games Phoenix at Washington, 7 p.m. Brooklyn at Charlotte, 7 p.m. Toronto at Boston, 7:30 p.m. Cleveland at Detroit, 7:30 p.m. Atlanta at Minnesota, 8 p.m. L.A. Clippers at New Orleans, 8 p.m. Miami at Indiana, 8 p.m. Denver at San Antonio, 8:30 p.m. New York at Sacramento, 10 p.m. Memphis at Utah, 10:30 p.m.NHL standingsEASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA x-Boston7249176104230153 Tampa Bay723924987214193 Montreal734026787188184 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: 9 10 15 19 34 5-of-52 winners$98,324.87 4-of-5263$120.50 3-of-58,847$10 CASH 3 (early) 7 9 0 CASH 3 (late) 1 4 2 PLAY 4 (early) 7 1 5 9 PLAY 4 (late) 8 1 1 0 FANTASY 5 5 11 15 28 36TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 B3 Detroit 7133241480189200 Toronto 733629880213226 Ottawa 7129291371203240 Florida 722638860175235 Buffalo 712043848138210 Metropolitan Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh714620597222177 N.Y. Rangers734029484194178 Philadelphia713826783205201 Washington7234271179208213 Columbus713629678200194 New Jersey7231281375175187 Carolina713131971177200 N.Y. Islanders712735963197239 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA x-St. Louis7148167103228160 Chicago7241161597240186 Colorado714421694216194 Minnesota7237241185180178 Dallas 7033261177199202 Winnipeg723231973201211 Nashville7231311072173213 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA San Jose7246188100221173 Anaheim714618799228180 Los Angeles724125688177151 Phoenix7234261280199205 Vancouver7333301076176196 Calgary 712935765181210 Edmonton722538959178236 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. x-clinched playoff spot Mondays Games Montreal 2, Boston 1, SO Ottawa 4, Tampa Bay 3, SO N.Y. Rangers 4, Phoenix 3, OT Los Angeles 3, Philadelphia 2 Winnipeg at Dallas, late San Jose at Calgary, late Todays Games St. Louis at Toronto, 7 p.m. Phoenix at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Los Angeles at Washington, 7 p.m. N.Y. Islanders at Carolina, 7 p.m. Buffalo at Montreal, 7:30 p.m. Ottawa at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Detroit at Columbus, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Chicago, 8 p.m. Colorado at Nashville, 8 p.m. San Jose at Edmonton, 9:30 p.m.MLB Spring TrainingAMERICAN LEAGUE WLPct Tampa Bay 155.750 Cleveland 177.708 Baltimore 127.632 Seattle 1610.615 Los Angeles 1510.600 New York 1510.600 Detroit 1211.522 Oakland 1212.500 Toronto 1212.500 Kansas City 1113.458 Chicago 812.400 Houston 915.375 Minnesota 713.350 Boston 815.348 Texas 815.348 NATIONAL LEAGUE WLPct Miami 1610.615 San Francisco1510.600 Pittsburgh 129.571 New York 1411.560 Arizona 119.550 Colorado 1312.520 Washington 1312.520 St. Louis 1011.476 Milwaukee 1214.462 Chicago 1215.444 Cincinnati 1215.444 San Diego 812.400 Los Angeles 610.375 Atlanta 1017.370 Philadelphia 815.348 NOTE: Split-squad games count in the standings; games against non-major league teams do not. Mondays Games Washington 4, Miami 1 Tampa Bay vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, ccd., Rain Detroit vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, ccd., Rain Boston vs. Baltimore at Sarasota, ccd., Rain Philadelphia 6, Toronto 3, 8 innings N.Y. Mets 5, St. Louis 3 Texas 6, Oakland 2 L.A. Angels 11, San Francisco 4 Cleveland 8, Cincinnati 3 Chicago White Sox 7, Seattle 6 Colorado 8, Kansas City 2 Houston 7, Atlanta 5 San Diego vs. Chicago Cubs at Mesa, Ariz., late Todays Games Boston vs. Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, 1:05 p.m. St. Louis vs. Miami at Jupiter, 1:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets vs. Washington at Viera, 1:05 p.m. Baltimore vs. Minnesota at Fort Myers, 1:05 p.m. Toronto vs. Pittsburgh at Bradenton, 1:05 p.m. Atlanta vs. Detroit at Lakeland, 1:05 p.m. Cincinnati vs. Oakland at Phoenix, 4:05 p.m. L.A. Angels vs. Chicago Cubs (ss) at Mesa, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. San Francisco vs. Milwaukee at Phoenix, 4:05 p.m. Texas vs. Cleveland at Goodyear, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Colorado vs. Chicago White Sox at Glendale, Ariz., 4:05 p.m. Philadelphia vs. N.Y. Yankees at Tampa, 7:05 p.m. Seattle vs. Kansas City at Surprise, Ariz., 9:05 p.m. Chicago Cubs (ss) vs. San Diego at Peoria, Ariz., 10:05 p.m.Sony OpenMonday, At The Tennis Center at Crandon Park, Key Biscayne, Purse: Men, $5.65 million (Masters 1000); Women, $5.43 million (Premier), Surface: Hard-Outdoor Singles Men Third Round Milos Raonic (12), Canada, def. Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, Spain, 6-1, 6-2. Alexandr Dolgopolov (22), Ukraine, def. Dusan Lajovic, Serbia, 3-6, 6-0, 7-6 (5). Benjamin Becker, Germany, def. Aljaz Bedene, Slovenia, 6-3, 7-5. Rafael Nadal (1), Spain, def. Denis Istomin, Uzbekistan, 6-1, 6-0. Stanislas Wawrinka (3), Switzerland, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 7-5, 6-4. Fabio Fognini (14), Italy, def. Roberto Bautista Agut, Spain, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3. Tomas Berdych (7), Czech Republic, def. Joao Sousa, Portugal, 6-2, 6-4. John Isner (10), United States, def. Nicolas Almagro (18), Spain, 7-5, 6-3. Women Fourth Round Maria Sharapova (4), Russia, def. Kirsten Flipkens (19), Belgium, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1. Angelique Kerber (5), Germany, def. Ekaterina Makarova (23), Russia, 6-4, 1-6, 6-3. Serena Williams (1), United States, def. CoCo Vandeweghe, United States, 6-3, 6-1. Petra Kvitova (8), Czech Republic, def. Ana Ivanovic (12), Serbia, 3-6, 6-0, 6-0. Agnieszka Radwanska (3), Poland, def. Elina Svitolina, Ukraine, 7-6 (5), 5-7, 6-2. Li Na (2), China, def. Carla Suarez Navarro (15), Spain, 6-0, 6-2. Warriors remain undefeatedThe Seven Rivers baseball team defeated a pair of opponents Monday in Mount Dora to improve to 13-0 on the season. In a 10-1 opening win over Umatilla, Cory Weiand struck out 15 in seven innings and allowed just one base hit. Adam Gage had a single, double, home run and two runs scored to lead the offense. Garrett Griggs, Weiand and Tyler Pillsbury also scored two runs each, while Alan Rivers drove in a pair of runs. The Warriors defeated Mount Dora Baptist in the second game, 6-1. Gage struck out nine in 5 2/3 innings for the win. Coy Phillips closed out the game for the save. Gage also had a double, triple and scored three runs and Weiand scored twice. Seven Rivers plays Monday at Lecanto.Hurricanes fall in extra inningsThe Citrus baseball team dropped a tough 4-3 decision in 10 innings Monday to Dr. Phillips at the Central Florida Spring Break Slam in Orlando. Alex Atkinson allowed two earned runs on six hits and struck out four in six innings of work. Cy Yates took the loss, as he allowed one earned run on four hits and struck out two in 3 1/3 innings of relief. Yates also went 2 for 4 at the plate with a run. Chad Dawson was 2 for 4 with an RBI and run scored. The Hurricanes (6-8) are back in action this morning at 10 a.m. against Episcopal at Dr. Phillips High School.Rays RHP Colome gets 50-game drug penaltyNEW YORK Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Colome has been suspended for the first 50 games of the season for a positive steroids test. The 25-year-old right-hander tested positive for Boldenone, the commissioners office said Monday. Boldenone is used primarily for the treatment of horses. Colome was 1-1 with a 2.25 ERA in three midseason starts as a rookie last year. Colome was viewed as valuable rotation depth in light of an offseason elbow surgery that will keep right-hander Jeremy Hellickson out until May.From staff and wire reports SPORTS BRIEFS
Associated PressPORT ST. LUCIE Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed one run over six innings in his bid to become the Mets fifth starter, helping New York beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3. Competing with Jenrry Mejia, Dice-K allowed three runs and three walks, striking out five. Matsuzaka hit Stephen Piscotty on the back of the helmet with a changeup opening the seventh and was replaced by Vic Black. Daniel Murphy went 2 for 3, including a two-run double in the third off Shelby Miller. Miller gave up three runs and three hits in five innings. He struck out four and walked three.Nationals 4, Marlins 1JUPITER Nate McLouth hit an RBI double in the first inning and his second spring-training home run in the sixth, helping the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 4-1. Nationals starter Taylor Jordan allowed one run and five hits in 5 2/3 innings. Miami starter Tom Koehler gave up two runs and five hits in six innings. Giancarlo Stanton had an RBI double for Miami.Phillies 6, Blue Jays 3, 7 inn.DUNEDIN David Buchanan kept up his bid for a major league roster spot. striking out two over two perfect innings in the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3, rain-shortened win over the Toronto Blue Jays. The game was called with one out in the top of the eighth. Philadelphia loaded the bases in the second against Brandon Morrow, scoring on RBI grounders by Cody Asche and Cameron Rupp, then made it 4-0 in the fourth on Tony Gwynn Jr.s sacrifice fly and Ben Reveres runscoring single. Morrow gave up four runs, five hits and three walks in five innings.Astros 7, Braves 5KISSIMMEE New Houston center fielder Dexter Fowler, hitting .318 this spring, was 3 for 3 with a walk in leading the Astros to a 7-5 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Chris Johnson, Justin Upton and Freddie Freeman homered for the Braves, with Johnson and Upton connected for back-to-back shots in a four-run first inning off Dallas Keuchel. Jose Altuve, Robbie Grossman and L.J. Hoes had two hits apiece for the Astros. Braves starter David Hale allowed 12 hits and six runs in 5 1/3 innings. He walked two, including Keuchel in a three-run fourth, and struck out four.Rangers 6, Athletics 2SURPRISE, Ariz. Mitch Moreland returned to the Texas lineup from a side injury and singled home two runs during a fiverun sixth as the Rangers defeated the Oakland Athletics 6-2. Moreland had two hits and drew a walk. He had not played since straining his left oblique March 18. Alex Rios and Robinson Chirinos also contributed RBI singles in the Rangers big inning. Alberto Callaspo went 3 for 3 for the As and is 12 for 28 (.429) in his past 10 games. Indians 8, Reds 3GOODYEAR, Ariz. Ryan Raburn played the field for the first time since running into an outfield wall and also homered as the Cleveland Indians beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3. Raburn doubled while driving in three runs. Raburn had been limited to designated hitter duty since crashing into the right-field wall on March 7. Lonnie Chisenhall found out earlier in the morning that he earned a spot on the Indians opening day roster. He celebrated with his second homer this spring, connecting off starter Alfredo Simon. Jason Kipnis hit a three-run homer off J.J. Hoover, who is one of the Reds options for the closer role with Aroldis Chapman recovering from being hit above the eye by a line drive.Rockies 8, Royals 2SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. Troy Tulowitzki homered, Franklin Morales struck out seven over five innings in a strong audition for a spot in the Colorado rotation and the Rockies beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2. Tulowitzki wrapped his third homer of spring training around the left field foul pole off former Rockies teammate Jeremy Guthrie in the second. Charlie Culberson added a two-run double in the third. Guthrie allowed four runs and six hits in five innings.White Sox 7, Mariners 6PEORIA, Ariz. Paul Konerko and Marcus Semien homered for the Chicago White Sox, who overcame Robinson Canos four RBIs in a 7-6 win over the Seattle Mariners. Semien hit a three-run drive as part of a five-run second inning. Konerko added a two-run shot to back Erik Johnson, who allowed three runs and four hits over six innings in his final start of the spring. Johnson struck out four and walked three. Cano went 2 for 4 with a threerun double in the seventh.Angels 11, Giants 4TEMPE, Ariz. Tyler Skaggs pitched into the sixth inning to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the San Francisco Giants 11-4. Josh Hamilton had two hits and Chris Iannetta hit his third spring homer for Los Angeles. Skaggs, who is trying to win a spot in the Angels rotation, allowed seven hits and two runs in 5 1/3 innings. Giants starter Ryan Vogelsong allowed eight hits and four runs in four innings. advance. Top-seeded Arizona, No. 2 Wisconsin and No. 4 San Diego State are still playing along with seventhseeded Baylor. Arizona was impressive on defense in dispatching Gonzaga in the third round and the Wildcats are in the round of 16 for the third time in four years. San Diego State finally showed its defensive prowess in a third-round win over North Dakota State, which had a season-low 44 points. These teams met in San Diego on Nov. 14 and Arizona won 69-60 behind the 23 points of Nick Johnson. The Wildcats were ranked No. 6 at the time and four weeks later were No. 1, a spot they held for eight weeks. Wisconsin is going from facing one set of highlighter yellow uniforms to another. The Badgers beat Oregon to get to the Sweet 16 after missing to get there last season. Frank Kaminsky, who had 19 points against Oregon, will be in for quite a test against Baylors tall, athletic front line. The Bears come in off a 30-point demolition of Creighton in which they held Doug McDermott, the nations leading scorer, to 15 points. They wont be able to concentrate on one of the Badgers, who have six players averaging from 13.4 points to 7.9 points.MIDWEST REGIONALIndianapolis is about to be invaded by people from the commonwealth of Kentucky. Those wearing red are for Louisville, those wearing blue are for the University of Kentucky. There will be fans of Tennessee and Michigan in town, but they will be hard to notice with all those Kentuckians in for a visit. Tennessee, a No. 11 seed, is the third team that played in the First Four to reach the regional semifinals. The Volunteers have won eight of nine with the only loss to Florida in the SEC tournament. They reached the Sweet 16 with a frontcourt dismantling of Mercer, outrebounding the team that beat Duke 41-19. Second-seeded Michigan is in the round of 16 for the second straight year and the Wolverines are trying to get back to the national championship game where they lost to Louisville. Nik Stauskas led an outside attack that saw Michigan make 14 3-pointers in a third-round win over Texas. Kentucky beat Louisville 73-66 just days after Christmas in the schools annual meeting. This one is going to be on a higher level as Kentuckys roster of high school stars meets a Louisville squad that features key players who were on last seasons national championship team. Kentucky, the preseason No. 1, did what no other team could do this season beat Wichita State. In what has to be the best game of the tournament so far, the Wildcats played above their years in handing the Shockers their first loss of the season. Louisville is in the round of 16 for the third straight year and the great news for the Cardinals is that Naismith Hall of Fame coach Rick Pitino is 16-0 in the regional semifinals. His team has won 14 of its last 15 games overall and eight straight in the NCAA tournament.EAST REGIONALThe NCAA tournament hasnt been in Madison Square Garden since 1961. One of the teams headed there this week has some great memories already of the building known as the worlds most famous arena. Virginia, the quietest of the four No. 1s, played its kind of game good defense and patient offense in beating Memphis by 18 points. That got the Cavaliers to the round of 16 for the first time since 1995. They are the sole team remaining from the Atlantic Coast Conference. Michigan State was the nations pick for the national championship even if it was a No. 4 seed. The injuries are a thing of the past and the Spartans look like the team that held the No. 1 ranking this season. They had their hands full with Harvard in the third round, but pulled away in the final minutes. Third-seeded Iowa State was able to overcome the loss of third-leading scorer Georges Niang to a broken foot by beating North Carolina in a game that came down to DeAndre Kanes driving basket with 1.6 seconds to play. The Cyclones, in the regional semifinals for the first time since 2000, are still a team with plenty of scorers. Connecticut won a record seven Big East tournament titles at Madison Square Garden, the last in 2011 when Kemba Walker led them to the national championship. Shabazz Napier was a freshman on that team and hes doing a solid imitation of Walker as he averaged 24.5 points in the two wins that has the Huskies in the Sweet 16 a year after they werent eligible for the tournament over academic sanctions.B4TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLESPORTS Rays-Twins among Florida games washed awayFORT MYERS The spring training game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Minnesota Twins scheduled for Monday was rained out. The game never got started and wont be made up. Other games rained out were the Boston Red Sox-Baltimore Orioles and the Detroit Tigers-Pittsburgh Pirates. The Red Sox-Orioles game began after a delay of 79 minutes, and rain resumed falling in the bottom of the first. Jake Peavy of the Red Sox and Brian Matusz of the Orioles each pitched two scoreless innings.From wire reports APWESTAnaheim, Calif.SOUTHMemphis, Tenn.MIDWESTIndianapolisEASTNew YorkMens Division I Basketball Championship16Orlando San Diego Buffalo St. Louis Raleigh Spokane San Antonio BuffaloMilwaukee Raleigh Orlando St. Louis Milwaukee San Antonio Spokane San Diego 16 12 12 16 Cal Poly 8116 Texas Southern 6911 Iowa 65 11 Tennessee 78 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 1 16 9 13 11 14 8 4 12 5 6 3 10 7 15 2 Florida 67 Florida 61 Florida Albany (N.Y.) 55 Colorado 48 Pittsburgh 77 Pittsburgh 45 VCU 75 UCLA 76 UCLA 77 UCLA Tulsa 59 Ohio State 59 Dayton 60 Dayton 55 Dayton Syracuse 77 Syracuse 53 Western Mich. 53 New Mexico 53 Stanford 58 Stanford 60 Stanford Kansas 80 Kansas 57 Eastern Kent. 69 Virginia 70 Virginia 78 Virginia Coastal Car. 59 Memphis 71 Memphis 60 G. Washington 66 Michigan St. 93 MSU 80 MSU Cincinnati 57 Harvard 61 Harvard 73 Delaware 78 North Carolina 79 North Carolina 83 Providence 77 Iowa State 93 Iowa State 85 Iowa State N.C. Central 75 UConn 89 St. Josephs 81 Villanova 73 Milwaukee 53 Arizona 68 Arizona 84 Arizona Weber State 59 Gonzaga 85 Gonzaga 61 Oklahoma St. 77 Oklahoma 75 N. Dakota St. 80 San Diego St. 73 New Mexico St. 69 Baylor 74 Baylor 85 Baylor Nebraska 60 Creighton 76 Creighton 55 La-Lafayette 66 Oregon 87 Oregon 77 BYU 68 Wisconsin 75 Wisconsin 85 Wisconsin American 35 Wichita State 64 Wichita State 76 Cal Poly 37 Kentucky 56 Kentucky 78 Kentucky Kansas State 49 Louisville 71 St. Louis 83 N.C. State 80 Manhattan 64 UMass 67 Tennessee 86 Tennessee 83 Tennessee Duke 71 Mercer 78 Mercer 63 Texas 87 Arizona St. 85 Michigan 57 Wofford 40 Albany (N.Y.) 71 Mt. St. Marys 64 N.C. State 74 Xavier 59Mar. 27 9:45 p.m. Mar. 27 7:15 p.m. Mar. 27 10:17 p.m. Mar. 27 7:47 p.m. Mar. 28 9:57 p.m. Mar. 28 7:27 p.m. Mar. 28 9:45 p.m. Mar. 28 7:15 p.m. Mar. 29 Mar. 30 Mar. 29 Mar. 30UConn 77 UConn ND St. 44 St. Louis 51 Michigan 79 Michigan Texas 65 Villanova 65 Louisville 66 LouisvilleS. Diego St. 63San Diego St. April 5Final FourArlington, Texas First RoundMarch 18-19Second RoundMarch 20-21Second RoundMarch 20-21Third RoundMarch 22-23Third RoundMarch 22-23Sweet 16March 27-28Sweet 16March 27-28Elite EightMarch 29-30Elite EightMarch 29-30 Dayton, Ohio National ChampionshipApril 7March 18 March 18 March 19 March 19 Steph.F. Austin 77 Steph.F. Austin 60 All times EDT 6 1 6 1 S t Mt. Alba n SecondRound M 2 1 2 1 sDivisi Men 59 Xavier 7 N.C.State 64 s t Mary 71 ) n y (N. 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W E S T San Diego St. S Diego .29 Mar 7:47 p .m. .27 Mar Wisconsin Wi O rego n Crei g h t B ay l or B ay lo 2 7 0 1 3 6 4 1 1 1 3 1 e S an A nton i o Mil wau ke 63 o St 75 W i sco n s in B Y U 68 77 n O regon 8 7 66 L a-La f ayette 55 t on 76 C reighton 60 Nebraska 85 or 74 B ay l o r 69 N e w M e xi co S t 5 2 1 4 8 9 6 1 1 5 1 ok an e R a l e i g h S Ha r v 61 Harvard 57 C in c inn at i 93 MichiganSt 66 ashington W G. M e m 71 M em phi s 59 C oastal C ar i rg i V 70 ir g inia V 69 Eas t e rn K e nt. Kans 9 :57 p.m. 28 Ma r 73 va r d 60 mphi s ir g inia V 78 n i a 57 sas Stanford St.Lou 9:45 p.m. .28 Mar Kentucky Kentu c WichitaSt Wisconsin Wi scon 5 2 1 4 8 9 6 1 1 5 1 e e St.Louis Orland 51 uis 80 N. C S tate 83 S t. L ou i s 71 Louisville 49 KansasState 78 c ky 56 K entucky 37 C al Poly 76 tate 64 WichitaState 35 American 85 s i n 7 0 1 3 6 4 4 1 1 1 3 1 ff a l o SanAntonio Spo UCo 81 s St. Jose p h 89 UC onn 75 N. C Ce n t r a l Iowa 93 Io w a State 77 P rov id ence North 79 NorthCarolina 78 Delaware M SU 93 Michigan St ork NewY EAST 77 nn .30 Mar 7:27 p.m .28 Mar IowaState 85 aState 83 hCarolina M S U 80 U All ti mes EDT Indianapoli s M IDWEST Louis v ille Louis v i 6 e x as T Te .30 Mar 7: 1 5 p.m. 28 Ma r M erce r e nn essee T Te e nn ess T Te 7 0 1 3 6 4 4 1 1 1 3 1 do R alei gh Mil w au 66 lle 65 85 A riz o n a St 87 e x as T Te 63 r 78 Me r cer 71 Duke 83 see 86 e nn essee T Te 67 UMass 64 Ma n hatta n 71 Louisville 2 5 1 B u f illan V 53 Milwaukee 73 illanova V 65 no v a UCo nn Michigan Mi c hi g a 2 5 1 kee AP 79 a n 40 f ord of ff W 57 Mi c hi gan SWEET 16Continued from Page B1 Dice-K sharp in Mets victory Woods: Still too soon to know if fit for Masters Associated PressWASHINGTON Tiger Woods is not sure whether his ailing back will allow him to play in the Masters, which is two weeks away. For Augusta, its actually still a little too soon, to be honest with you, Woods said Monday at a news conference to announce that Quicken Loans is the new title sponsor of his golf tournament. Thats kind of the frustrating thing about this. The Masters is the only major tournament the 38year-old Woods has never missed. Four of his 14 major championships came at Augusta National, including his first in 1997. He last won the green jacket in 2005. This years Masters is April 10-13. Woods is off to the worst start of his 18 years on tour, and hes been troubled lately by back problems. He stopped playing in the final round at the Honda Classic on March 2 because of what he called back spasms and pain in his lower back. He tried to defend his title the following week at Doral, only for his back to flare up again in the final round, when he shot a 78, the highest Sunday score of his PGA Tour career and his first closing round without a birdie. Then last week, Woods withdrew from the Arnold Palmer Invitational because of persistent back pain. Ive had a couple weeks off and getting treatment and just working on trying to get ready for Augusta, Woods said Monday. As of right now, its still too soon, which is, as I said, pretty frustrating. This has been the longest sustained problem Woods has had with his lower back. He first showed signs of back pain at Bethpage Black at The Barclays in 2012, which he attributed to a soft bed at his hotel. He felt twinges during the final round of the PGA Championship last year, and when his back bothered him in the final round of The Barclays two weeks later, he said it was unrelated. At Mondays news conference, Woods discussed a deal through 2017 for his tournament to be called the Quicken Loans National. It will be played June 26-29 at Congressional this year. AT&T was in the final year of its contract as sponsor. The AT&T National began in 2007 with a military theme built around the Fourth of July in the nations capital. It has been held at Congressional for all but two years, in 2010 and 2011, as the course prepared to host the U.S. Open. In those years, it was played at Aronimink outside Philadelphia. Congressional is under contract through 2014, and Woods said there will be a vote next week to determine whether the club would host every other year in 2016, 2018 and 2020. Associated PressPhiladelphias Cody Asche slides in to score Monday ahead of the throw to Toronto catcher Dioner Navarro in a spring exhibition baseball game in Dunedin. The Phillies defeated the Blue Jays 6-3 in a rain-shortened game. Tiger Woodsunsure if he will be able to play in the Masters.
HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Inside:Bowlathon to help rescue animals/ C8 Anyone who has children likely remembers jerry rigging bathroom and kitchen cabinets to keep curious tots away from household cleaners. But Ajax and Clorox arent the only culprits for accidental poisoning. In the Emergency Room at Citrus Memorial Health Systems, the poisoning cases Dr. Patrick Jean encounters most often involve medication: over the counter cold and cough meds for children, narcotics overdoses for adults. Most trivial ingestions require watching waiting only, he said. But if a person feels weak, has difficulty breathing or experiences an altered mental state, get them to the hospital immediately. To avoid these accidents: Follow directions and warnings on the label exactly as written every single time. If you have questions, contact your doctor, pharmacist or poison center not the Internet. Realize: what you consume with medication matters. Some meds can be dangerous or ineffective when ingested with alcohol, other drugs or certain foods or drinks. Tell your doctor everything you are taking, be it a prescription, an over-thecounter drug, a vitamin or herbal remedy. Keep the lights on when you swallow a pill so you can be sure what youre taking. Dont recycle containers to avoid confusing medications. Dispose of old and outdated medicines as soon as you no longer need them. (For tips on doing so in a safe manner, visit http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/ drug_disposal/takeback/) Never share a prescription. Medications also hurt Fluffy and Fido. Veterinarian Dr. Richard Dunn named improper medication as one of the most common topics he deals with at Countryside Animal Clinic in Beverly Hills. People sometimes poison their pet giving them over the counter human medications, such as Naproxen and Ibuprofen, he said. The margin of safety for these items is very low in dogs and cats, so it very easy to overdose them. Cats, for instance, lack enzymes needed to metabolize Tylenol, so it kills them unless an antidote is given, he said. Most people seem to know about that one now, but what we do see is permethrin toxicity. Permethrin toxicity occurs when people accidentally purchase topical flea medication that says for dogs only and apply them to cats, causing seizures and hypothermia. There is no antidote, Dr. Dunn said. We just wash it off and treat the cat symptomatically valium and muscle relaxers to control the seizures; IV fluids for dehydration. Stop searching, just callThe American Association of Poison Control Centers, which reports an average of 10,380 calls to poison centers daily, launched a campaign to encourage people, particularly those between the ages of 18 and 24 (who may find themselves in new situations, especially in college) to seek expert advice instead of consulting the Internet. Embarrassed or afraid of potential legal trouble, many young people go online, where they feel comforted by anonymity. However, responders at the Poison Help hotline (1-800-222-1222) will answer questions (no matter how trivial they may seem) and direct them to appropriate treatment with confidentiality and immediacy. Dubbed Unquestionable Answers, the campaign includes e-posters for social media featuring questions such as, How much vomit is too much vomit? Chicken nugget overdose? and What happens if a guy takes The Pill? Find materials at http://www.aapcc.org/prevention/unquestionableanswers/. Pain killers Cold medicines Anti-cancer drugs Antidepressants Vitamins Diet Pills Alcoholic beverages Avocado Chocolate (all forms) Coffee (all forms) Fatty foods Macadamia nuts Moldy or spoiled foods Onions, onion powder Raisins and grapes Salt Yeast dough Garlic Products sweetened with xylitol Animal toxins toads, insects, spiders, snakes and scorpions Blue-green algae in ponds Citronella candles Cocoa mulch Compost piles Fertilizers Flea products Outdoor plants and plant bulbs Swimming pool treatment supplies Fly baits containing methomyl Slug and snail baits containing metaldehyde Katie Hendrick For the Chronicle Partial list of items toxic to pets 000HGLS
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 352-754-1009 for information. R.I. Discovery (Recovery International) Abraham Low, M.D., self-help systems for mental health depres sion, 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 888-947-8885 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 410-903-7740. 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 352-270-8534 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 352-6210599. Visit the website: www.ncintergroup.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. Call 813-4231203. AC Group, 7p.m. Tuesdays at Church Without Walls, 3962 N. Roscoe Road, Hernando. Call Laverne at 352637-4563. Visit the website: www.alcoholicsforchrist.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 352-527-2443. 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 352-489-2730. Narcotics Anonymous: 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: 352508-1604. 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. C2TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE Colonoscopy can help to save your life Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer among both men and women in the United States. This year, it is estimated that 136,000 new patients will develop this cancer. The risk of colorectal cancer increases as people get older. More than 90 percent of colorectal cancers occur in people older than 50. The average age of diagnosis in the United States is 72. Most colon cancers develop from a precancerous condition called polyps, particularly adenomatous polyps. Polyps can often be completely removed using a tool during a colonoscopy. This is a test in which a doctor looks into the colon using a lighted tube after the patient has been sedated. Polyp removal can prevent colon cancer. Those with adenomatous polyps have a greater risk of additional polyps and of colon cancer, and they should have follow-up screening tests regularly. In other words, a colonoscopy not only can detect early cancer, but it can also prevent colon cancer. In the United States, one of the standard recommendations is to have a colonoscopy once every 10 years. I strongly believe in it and so both my wife and myself had screening colonoscopies done. Overall, deaths from CRC have been falling at around 3 percent per year over the last decade (2001 to 2010). Overall rates of diagnosis of new colorectal cancer (incidence) have also been falling by an average of 3.4 percent per year, but there is a marked variation by age. Incidence is decreasing in adults over 50 years of age, with a particularly sharp drop in the people 65 years and older, attributed to colonoscopy, but it has increased slightly in younger adults under the age of 50. This is prevention at its best. The decline was much more in people over 65. In the last two years of the study, it declined by 7.2 percent a year. In 2010, 64 percent of adults 65 and older reported being current for colorectal cancer screening versus 55 percent of adults 50 to 64. Although there are several different tests available for CRC screening, the dramatic declines in incidence in recent years have been largely attributed to the uptick in colonoscopy. I recommend screening colonoscopy to all my appropriate patients. For proper visualization of the colon, cleaning it is essential. The preparation is crucial. This is what patients hate most. I would say if a few hours of inconvenience can save your life, it is definitely worth it. I strongly recommend screening colonoscopy to every one above 50, and above 45 in African Americans (because they are more commonly diagnosed at a younger age).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 sgandhi@tampa bay.rr.com or call 352-746-0707. Dr. Sunil GandhiCANCER & BLOOD DISEASE Headaches are a very common problem and have lots of different causes. One of the lesser known causes for headache includes nasal allergies. It is accurate to say that certain food allergies are known as being a causative factor for headaches, but people infrequently attribute headaches to nasal allergies and hayfever issues. One of the more unique types of headaches related to allergy includes a migraine type of headache. There is a correlation of about 33 percent between migraine sufferers and allergy sufferers and it is now becoming evident that there is a link and sometimes an increased frequency and intensity of headaches in people who are allergic. The exact method cause or pathology of a migraine is not fully understood, but it is beginning to become more clear that there is a trigger that kick starts the headache just as there are things that initiate allergy symptoms and there may be some common denominators. Among other things, there are two common denominators: vasal dilatation a change in the size of the blood vessel that increases blood flow and swelling and histamine which is a chemical substance released by the mast cells which are in the blood. Histamine creates many of the symptoms associated with allergy, as well as migraine. There are many types of headaches as well as migraine headaches, caused by many different reasons, but allergy, although not common, can definitely be a cause. Not all migraine patients respond and get improvement with antihistamines but if that has ever been the case, you might want to consider getting allergy tested to see if control of your allergies will diminish your chance of having migraine headaches. It may be an option for you as drug treatment of migraine headaches varies greatly as does the response to medication. Because of the widely established variability and effectiveness of migraine treatments allergy testing might shed some light on your migraine headache problem. 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. Allergies a lesser-known cause for headaches Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUPS See WEEKLY/ Page C5 000HPY5 000HR9E Is proud to announce the opening of its Inverness Office at 212 S. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL Both our doctors are board certified ophthalmologists with additional sub-specialty training in diseases of the vitreous and retina. We specialize in treating Macular Degeneration, Diabetic Retinopathy, Retinal Tears and Detachments, and Retinal Vascular Diseases. Providing state-of-the-art retina care to West Central Florida since 1989 Dr. Thomas G. Ward Dr. Shaminder S. Bhullar 800-232-0455
Blood donors need special helpLifeSouth Community Blood Centers: To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call 352-5273061. 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. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays (7p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays and 10a.m. to 2p.m. Sundays. The Inverness branch is at 2629 E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, open from 8a.m. to 4:30p.m. weekdays, (6:30p.m. Wednesdays), 8a.m. to 1:30p.m. Saturdays and closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March25, AAA Roofing, 1000 N.E. Fifth St., Crystal River. 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March26, Terra Vista Heath Fair, 2125 Skyview Crossing, Hernando. Free 6-inch sub. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, March27, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Noon to 7 p.m. Friday, March28, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, March29, Inverness Elks Lodge No. 2522, 3580 E. Lemmon Drive, Hernando. Free lunch. 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March29, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, March30, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, March31, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April1, Walmart Supercenter, 1936 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. Free 6-inch Subway sub.Oak Hill Partners Club 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 25 blood pressure test 10a.m. March 26 yoga class 10a.m. March 26 Meet N Eat Cicis Pizza 12:30p.m. Group conducts monthly meetsCitrus County Continuity of Care meets at 10a.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly; the location varies. For information, call Gailen Spinka at 352-697-2288. Check out Facebook: Citrus County Continuity of Care.Remembrance ceremonies setHPH 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 and 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 anHEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 C3 Cigarette smoke exposure affects bone mineral density When you hear someone discussing osteoporosis, thinning of the bones, most of us equate this diagnosis to women. While you can certainly see osteoporosis in men, it is much more common in women, and is related to activity, genetics, hormonal exposure during life, and the process of aging. For years, we have known that some men who are treated for prostate cancer using medications to suppress their testosterone level were also at an in increased risk of osteoporosis and bone fractures. Now, researchers have also discovered a link between one of my favorite topics to discuss, tobacco use, and osteoporosis in men. And, an extra dose of bad news, this relates to inhalation of smoke both as the primary smoker and via secondhand smoke secondary to being surrounded by others who smoke. In a recent study from South Korea, researchers found that exposure to cigarette smoke (passive or active, secondhand or firsthand) is associated with lower bone mineral density (BMD) in the long bone in our thigh, the femur, as well as the lower (lumbar) spine of men. This was recently published in the journal Spine. In this study, researchers analyzed data from 770 males, all over the age of 30, participating in the cross-sectional Fifth Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. Relationships between tobacco exposure, as determined by urine cotinine, a chemical found in the urine of smokers, and BMD in femoral neck and lumbar spine were evaluated. The researchers observed a significant decrease in the density of the femoral neck and the lumbar spine with increasing age. Education and income also correlated with femoral neck density, the higher the income and the more advanced the education level, the less likely a person was to smoke. Active smokers, or those exposed to secondhand smoke on a regular basis who were found to have urine cotinine level equal or higher than those typically associated with smoking a pack of cigarettes a day, had lower femoral neck density than those with cotinine levels at a level below that expected in a regular smoker. Age, urine cotinine level and body mass index were statistically related to femoral neck and lumbar spine density as well in several statistical analysis. These findings suggest that tobacco exposure by active or passive smoking seems to play a critical role in the density of the bones of the hip and lower back, and over time will lead to an increased rate of fractured hips and compression fractures of the lower spine. Just another reason to try to quit if you are a regular tobacco user.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 cjbennett@rboi. com. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER 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. St. Timothy Lutheran Churchs Caregivers Support Group 1p.m. the fourth Tuesday monthly. hosted at St. Pauls Lutheran Church; 6150 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills, hosted by the management of Kingsway, an independent senior living rental community. A tour of the new apartments will be on the agenda. Call Gail Sirak at 352-634-2021 for 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 352-794-7601. 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 352-860-2525. Respite care available. MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS See MONTHLY / Page C4 HEALTH NOTES See NOTES / Page C4 Citrus Centurions 248,389 CRPS Bear Cub Steps 214,642 DoubleD 287,750 Hot to Trot 149,916 Moving Along 261,500 Beauties and the Beast 696,500 Book Smart 445,002 CRPS Steppin Tweeners 332,833 Fitness Warriors 354,570 JAM 521,000 Movin On Up 353,973 Pets n Steps 368,500 Pines Pedometer Packers 434,250 Salad Sisters 263,800 We Are Family 451,814 Walkin the Boss 255,750 BFF 2,090 Bikini Bound1,486 CRPS Cubs in Minute Training822 Government Gals & A Guy2,035 Homosassa Lassies3,210 In Tune But Out of Shape1,635 Just Us2,875 Paper Dolls1,114 Pine Nuts1,320 Preschoolers1,688 Sole Trainers2,176 Skyhawkers2,610 Team Wellness2,598 2 Carrs387 2 Plus 12,827 Ambulators1,498 But, Im Not Dead Yet3,874 CPR Exercise Warriors1,750 CRPS Minute Tracking Tweeners1,320 Happy Hearts1,300 Health Nuts1,355 HPH-Citrus Rocksters1,100 HPH-Hip for Fitness1,869 JCM Motivators1,997 Jigglers1,320 Lake Front Losers4,359 Little Rascals1,816 Ramblers2,808 Sunflower Springs Seedlings768 Team K-9958 The Heat is On1,520 Unleashed1,134 Windermere Wonders Plus5,360 Yld for Citrus YMCA2,253 CRPS Minute Tracking Pros2,851 Jazzercise Junkies4,674 Community-Wide Fitness ChallengeTEAM POINTS RECORD February 3 March 16 2014 000HLJG 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 795-5541 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? Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 000HP6F 000HIFU 2013 2013 2013 2013 Inverness 419-0763 Homosassa 436-4393 Dunnellon 502-4337 Tired of misunderstanding the word? FREE Hearing Test WHICH? PITCH?
The Citrus Memorial Diabetes Support Group, 10:30a.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly on the campus of Citrus Memorial Health System in the auditorium. Call Amy Freeman at 352-341-6110. No reservation is required. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Suncoast Chapter, Cancer Support Group (including Multiple Myeloma), 6p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at the Moose Lodge, 5214 Mariner Blvd., in Spring Hill. There is no charge and light refreshments are provided. Contact: Lourdes Arvelo, LCSW, patient services manager, at 813-963-6461 ext.11, Lourdes.Arvelo@lls.org or visit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society website at www.lls.org. Alzheimers caregiver support group by Alzheimers Family Organization, 2p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at Sugarmill Manor, 8985 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. Call Bevin Brayton at 352-3029066. Look Good ... Feel Better, a free two-hour session for women undergoing radiation or chemotherapy, at 3p.m. the second Wednesday monthly at the Cancer & Blood Disease Center, Lecanto, and 3p.m. the fourth Wednesday monthly at the Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Lecanto. Call Joann Brown at 352-3417741 or the American Cancer Society at 800-395-5665 to register. Emotions Anonymous 12-step support group, noon the second and fourth Thursdays monthly at Central Ridge Library, Forest Ridge Boulevard and Roosevelt, in Beverly Hills. Call Meg at 352527-2443. SPRING HILL Stroke Support Group noon the fourth Thursday monthly at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in the private dining room. Call Pam McDonald at 352-346-6359. PINELLAS PARK Connections fireside-discussion-style support group for cancer patients, 7p.m. the last Thursday monthly, WellSpring Oncology, 6600 66th St. N., Pinellas Park, 727343-0600; www.wellspring oncology.org. 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. Alzheimers Association -Florida Gulf Coast Chapter support groups are attended by caregivers of loved ones with dementia or Alzheimers disease. All support groups are free of charge to caregivers. Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 U.S. 41 S., Inverness, 11a.m. first Tuesday monthly. Call Anne Black at 352-527-4600. BROOKSVILLE Womens breast cancer support group 6 to 7:30p.m. the first Tuesday monthly at Florida Cancer Institute-New Hope Center at 7154 Medical Center Drive, Spring Hill. Call Tambra Randazzo, R.T., at 352-592-8128. C4TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE MONTHLYContinued from Page C3 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 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. Matter of Balance class planned in HomasassaThe next Matter of Balance class series is scheduled to start Friday, April4, at the West Central Community Center located at 8940 W. Veterans Drive in Homosassa, next to the VA just off U.S. 19.Classes are from 9 to 11a.m. every Friday through May 23. There are only a few openings available for this class, as participant space is limited. Call Katie Lucas, Matter of Balance county coordinator, at 352-249-4730 to reserve your placement. This program is free to all participants and is designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls. Matter of Balance utilizes volunteer coaches to teach the eight two-hour sessions and is sponsored by Elder Affairs of Florida. Classes are being scheduled throughout the county, so if you would like to be put on a waiting list for a class in your area, call Katie Lucas at Nature Coast EMS at 352-249-4730. Brochure highlights 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 DrugAbuse Solution.com NOTESContinued from Page C3 Alzheimers Association-Florida 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. Third Friday, 10:30 a.m., Floral City United Methodist Church, 8840 E. Marvin Street, Floral City. 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 352-628-4083 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 352-5274389. Citrus Cancer Support: 4:30p.m. the third Tuesday, cafeteria meeting room. Call Carol at 352-726-1551, 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. Head and Neck Cancer Support: Robert Boissoneault Cancer Institute. Contact Wendy Hall at 352-527-0106. Heart-Healthy Eating Workshop: 1:30 to 3p.m. second Wednesday every other month, CMHS Medical Office Building. Call 352-560-6266 or 352-344-6538 to register. Look Good Feel Better: monthly at Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute, Allen Ridge Medical Mall, 522 N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetology Association and the Personal Care Products Council. A licensed cosmetologist is present to advise women about many issues. For dates, times, more information or to register, call the American Cancer Society at 800-395-5665. Mended Hearts Support: 10a.m. second Friday, Gulf Room at CMHS Historic Building. Call Cardiovascular Services at 352-344-6416. Ostomy Support Group: 2p.m. third Sunday, Cyprus Room, at the CMHS Historic Building, 131 S. Citrus Ave., Inverness. Call Ted at 352-489-7888 or Sue at 352-560-7918. Stroke Support Group of Citrus County: 3p.m. third Wednesday monthly, CMHS Annex Building conference room, State Road 44 across from Walgreens. Call 352-344-6596 or 352-344-1646. Hospice of Citrus County support groups and workshops. Call 866-642-0962 or 352-527-2348 for information. Grief workshops: 1 p.m. Thursday Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326. S. Line Ave., Inverness. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday Newly Bereaved Grief Workshop, Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. Grief support groups: 11 a.m. Tuesday Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church Parish Life Center, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. 9 a.m. Wednesday Griefs Journey ... A Walking Group, Whispering Pines Park (Parking Area E). 10 a.m. Thursday Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. 2 p.m. second Thursday Hospice of the Nature Coast Levy Office, 24-B County Road 40 E., Inglis. 10:30 a.m. Saturday First United Methodist Church, 831 Bradshaw St., Homosassa. Evening support groups (for working people): 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, newly bereaved Hospice of Citrus County Clinical Office, 326 Line Ave., Inverness. Social support: 10 a.m. Tuesday Franks Family Restaurant, 2780 N. Florida Ave., Hernando. 1 p.m. first Thursday Mulligans Grill (formerly Mango Grill), 1305 Norvell Bryant Highway (C.R.486), Hernando. 11:30 a.m. third Tuesday LIFT luncheon (widows/widowers), Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club; call 352-621-1500, ext. 1728 for reservations. Wings education series: th Tuesdays @ 2 Wings Education Center, 8471 W. Periwinkle Lane, Homosassa. SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS See SUPPORT / Page C5 WIN $200 GIFT CARD Go online and VOTE!!! 000HL0J www.chronicleonline.com/bestof2014btnb fbrrbbnb btr tfbt tfnb rbn !f Vote Online by April 4, 2014 0325-TUCRN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AMENDING THE TOWN CODE CHAPTER 21 TOWN OF YANKEETOWN, FLORIDA TOWN OF YANKEETOWN ORDINANCE NO. 2014-01 AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF YANKEETOWN FLORIDA AMENDING TOWN OF YANKEETOWN CODE CHAPTER 21 (ZONING), PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER 21 CONSISTENT WITH THE TOWN OF YANKEETOWN COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER 21 ALL ARTICLES, INCLUDING AMENDMENTS TO DEFINITIONS, ALL ZONING DISTRICTS, ALLOWABLE USES AND PROHIBITED USES; AMENDMENTS TO ALL ZONING DISTRICTS, PURPOSE AND INTENT, PERMITTED USES AND STRUCTURES; CONDITIONAL USES; ACCESSORY USES AND STRUCTURES; DIMENSIONAL REQUIREMENTS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO TRANSFER OF DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS (TDRS), PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO RESIDENTIAL DISTRICTS, INCLUDING RENAMING R-1, R-1A, R-2, X-1, X-2, X-3, X-4, X-5 AND CORRESPONDING RENAMING OF REFERENCES TO RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICTS THROUGHOUT CHAPTER 21; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLE 1 DEFINITION, PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER 21 ARTICLE VIII RENAMING RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICTS; ZONING DISTRICT STANDARDS, CRITERIA AND ZONING DISTRICT TABLES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO TABLE 1 AND TABLE 2, PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO COMMON STANDARDS FOR ALL ZONING DISTRICTS, PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO ALLOWABLE USES AND STANDARD WITHIN ZONING DISTRICTS INCLUDING COMMERCIAL NEIGHBORHOOD (CN) AND COMMERCIAL WATER DEPENDENT (CWD) DISTRICTS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO HOME OCCUPATION REGULATIONS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO OCCUPANCY OF RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, PROHIBITING OCCUPANCY OF RECREATIONAL VEHICLES IN LIGHT INDUSTRIAL (LI) AND PUBLIC USE (PU) ZONING DISTRICTS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO REQUIRE PUMP OUTS OR SANITARY WASTE FACILITIES FOR LIVE ABOARD BOAT DOCKS AND MARINA SLIPS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLE XIV SUPPLEMENTARY REGULATIONS DOCKS BOAT SLIPS, BOAT BASINS, MARINAS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO PRE-EXISTING PLATTED SUBSTANDARD LOTS IN RESIDENTIAL ZONING DISTRICT(S); PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO CHAPTER 21 ZONING MAP AND LEGAL DESCRIPTIONS, PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS RENUMBERING CHAPTER 21 SECTIONS AND SUBSECTIONS AND RENUMBERING FOR PURPOSE OF CODIFICATION; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF CONFLICTING ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR TERRITORY EMBRACED; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR INCLUSION INTO THE CODE OF ORDINANCES; PROVIDING FOR EFFECTIVE DATE. Pursuant to 166.041, Florida Statues, the Yankeetown Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a hearing on Ordinance 2014-01 during their Regular meeting on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 6:30 pm. The hearing will be held at the Inglis-Yankeetown Lions Club located at 22 59th Street in Yankeetown, Florida The purpose of the hearing is to consider and take public comment on amendments to the Town of Yankeetowns Town Code Chapter 21, affecting the entire incorporated area within the Town of Yankeetown: All interested parties may appear and be heard with respect to the proposed Ordinance at the public hearing. A copy of the proposed Ordinance is available for public inspection at the Office of the Town Clerk, located at Yankeetown Town Hall, 6241 Harmony Lane, Yankeetown, Florida, Monday through Friday, during regular Town Hall business hours as well as the Towns Web Site at http://yankeetownfl.govoffice2.com. All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at the above referenced public hearing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based, pursuant to Fla. Stat. Section 286.0105. Any handicapped or person with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation to participate in this hearing are encouraged to attend and should contact the Town Clerk at (352) 447-2511 at least 48 hours (if possible) prior to the hearing so arrangements can be made pursuant to Fla. Stat. Section 286.26 and the Americans with Disabilities Act. 000HQQK
Exercise class set in CitrusCitrus 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 programThe 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, on 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 352-6285343, ext. 1002, Mondays through Fridays. Visit www.Florida StateParks.org.All welcome at free yogaFree yoga and reiki sessions are offered weekly. For schedules and information, call Aviva (for yoga) at 352-4197800 or Connie (for reiki) at 352-560-7686. Special chair yoga 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 exercise groups at 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 352637-0132, or visit www.ymcasuncoast. org. Join Les Mills for exerciseAfter 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 offeredZumba classes for beginners are offered at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Thursday and Saturday at the Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. For more information, email miss-do email@example.com or call 352-628-3253. Club offers Zumba classYankeetown/Inglis Womans Club offers Zumba classes from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 352-447-2057.Free yoga class openUnity Church of Citrus County, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto, is host site for a community Divine Yoga class beginning at 10 a.m. Thursdays. For information, call Sheila Abrahams at 352-270-8019 or email divine firstname.lastname@example.org. Voices of Recovery, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center (V.A. building) on County Road 491, Lecanto. Call Dolores at 352746-5019. Gift of Life, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at St. Annes library, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Call Rita at 352-382-8503. 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 352-341-0777. 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, hang-ups 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 352-726-2800. 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. Nature Coast Ministries seeks to help the homeless and hurting of Citrus County. We offer referrals to Celebrate Recovery, call 352-563-1860. Overcomers Group for people recovering from addictions to drugs, alcohol or other out-of-control habits, 8p.m. Mondays at the Sanctuary, 7463 Grover Cleveland Blvd. Call Paul at 352-6282874. Dunnellon Life Recovery group for adults where addiction, compulsion and codependency issues are dealt with, at 7p.m. Mondays at Rainbow Springs Village Church, 20222 S.W. 102nd St. Road, Dunnellon. Call Char at 352-465-1644 or Nancy at 352-794-0017. SPRING HILL Parkinsons Tai Chi Group 2:30 to 3:30p.m. Tuesdays in the private dining room at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Spring Hill. Call Charissa Haffner at 352-346-8864. HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 C5 WEEKLYContinued from Page C2 Teen Encounter and Camp Good Hope Camps for grieving children/teens offered in April and October. Suicide Survivors Support Group, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Hospice of Citrus County Hospice House, 3350 W. Audubon Park Path, Lecanto. The group is free and open to the public. Participants need not be hospice families. For information, call Lynn Miller at 352527-2020. Hospice of Citrus County/Hospice of the Nature Coast licensed 1985, is a not-for-profit charitable organization providing comprehensively responsive and compassionate end-of-life services to the terminally ill and their families in 12 counties of North Central Florida. It also provides grief support services for children and adults in the community. SPRING HILL Oak Hill Hospital H2U Partners Club support groups meet on the campus of Oak Hill Hospital, 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill. Al-Anon meeting 7:30p.m. Thursdays, Lou Block, facilitator. Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group 2:30p.m. first Thursday monthly, Jerry Fischer, facilitator. Diabetes Support Group 10a.m. second Monday monthly, with Kim Palmer. Multiple Myeloma Support Group 6p.m. second Wednesday monthly, Diane Terry, facilitator. Kidney Education Support Group 2:30p.m. third Wednesday monthly, Mary Jane Talty, facilitator. ALS Support Group 2p.m. the third Thursday monthly, with Katie Mitchell. Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Support Group 6p.m. fourth Wednesday monthly, Lordes Arvelo, facilitator. Epilepsy Support Group 3p.m. fourth Saturday monthly, with Lillian Rojas. H2UPartners Club events and activities are open to members only. Membership is open to Hernando, Pasco, and Citrus County residents for $20 a year. Oak Hill Hospital has been serving the Nature Coast since 1984. It is the largest medical facility in Hernando and Citrus County (234 acute-care beds), is one of the areas largest private employers, and offers Hernando Countys only comprehensive cardiovascular program, including open heart surgery. Some 300 physicians, 950 associates and more than 350 volunteers comprise Oak Hill Hospitals health care delivery team. Visit OakHillHospital.com. SUPPORTContinued from Page C4 FITNESS CLASSES 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 000HI6Y 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS
C6TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE 000H90Y Dont Miss Out! 000H90Y Dont Miss Out! CALVINWOODWARD Associated PressWASHINGTON The new health care law helps some people, hurts others and confuses almost everyone. Hoping to simplify things a bit, The Associated Press asked its Twitter, Facebook and Google Plus followers for their real-life questions about the program and the problems theyre running into as the March 31 deadline approaches to sign up for coverage in new insurance markets. Two of their questions and APs answers. THE INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE AND ME Q: Is it really true that the IRS cant do anything to you if you refuse to get insurance and also refuse to pay the penalty? David Myer, 46, a consulting geophysicist in Encinitas, Calif. A: You could say the IRS has one hand tied behind its back here. But that still leaves the other hand. The tax collectors dont have nearly as many tools to go after insurance avoiders as it has to enforce tax laws. It can, however, dip into peoples tax refunds to collect the penalty for those who dont get health insurance. Most filers qualify for a tax refund, so they would be exposed to that collection tactic. Beyond that, it can send insistent letters, and who wants to get those? Elizabeth Maresca, a former IRS trial attorney, told the AP that an unfriendly letter about an outstanding health insurance penalty probably will have much the same effect as one about tax arrears. Most people pay because theyre scared, and I dont think thats going to change, she said. That said, the IRS cant seize bank accounts, dock wages, charge interest on unpaid penalties or apply criminal or civil sanctions to force people to obtain health coverage. CAN I JOIN THE EXCHANGE? Q: Why are there limits as to who can sign up? If someone has an employer plan that they dont like, they cant switch the plan to one of the new ones. Duane E. Maddy, a graphic designer and digital artist in Dunbar, W.Va. A: Its true, the new system is set up so people who get health insurance at work stay on it. For better or worse, the law aims to preserve employer-based insurance, not give everyone an easy bailout to the new individual markets. That said, you can shop for coverage in the new state exchanges even if you have insurance at work. But it may not make financial sense to switch. It depends on whether your work insurance is considered affordable. If its not, you may be able to get a subsidized plan on the exchange and a better deal. Whats unaffordable? The government defines it this way: If you are paying more than 9.5 percent of your income for your health insurance premiums at work, youre paying too much. You can move to an exchange plan and possibly get subsidized premiums there. So youll have to do some math and wade through fine print to see what your options might be. Its also possible to switch to an exchange if your workplace plan fails to meet certain other conditions, although most job-based coverage is expected to meet that test. To be sure, the government doesnt make any of this easy to understand. Q&A: Who can shop online for health coverage? Associated PressThe new health care law helps some people, hurts others and confuses almost everyone. 000HNFK The BFF Society Changing Lives Through Education Presents Diamonds in Apri l Diamonds in Apri l Tuesday, April 1, 2014 6:30pm to 8:00pm Special THANKS to Tuscany on the Meadows, Chocolate Fountains by Anna-Maria and Jim Green Jewelers for sponsoring event! All Proceeds go to Local Scholarships! $20.00 Per Ticket Tuscancy on the Meadows Quality Inn & Suites 350 E. Norvell Bryant Hwy., Hernando For more information, please call: Robin (352) 697-2279 5 th Annual 5 th Annual 000HJWD L ENNY N AVICKAS GOLF TOURNAMENT at Citrus Hills Skyview Country Club April 5, 2014 at 1 p.m. IN MEMORY OF LENNY NAVICKAS. PROCEEDS GO TO HIS CHILDREN. Best Ball Format Lunch Prior to Start Prizes 50/50 Mulligans $75 DONATION Tournament sponsored by the St. Scholastica Knights of Columbus Council #14485 000GW9N Join Relay for Life today! Register your team today by visiting www.relayforlife.org or by calling 1-800-227-2345 April 4 & 5, 2014 Citrus High School This is your chance to make a difference in the fight against cancer. The money raised will fund lifesaving research, education, advocacy and service programs. A community event where people come together to remember loved ones, inspire others and celebrate life. 000HJLY Saturday, April 5, 2014 8 am to 2 pm Registration 8 -10 am Pre-Registration $15 Day of Show $20 2901 W. Highway 44 Inverness THE PROCEEDS SUPPORT CITRUS KIDS Contact Pete for information 527-0039 or email@example.com 30 Awards plus Best of Show Kiwanis Choice Aw ard 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 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 000H8DR Community Happenings Community Happenings
CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 C7 www.chronicleonline.com/homeoutdoorliving April 5, 2014 | 10am-4pm Citrus County Auditorium | Inverness, FL Hwy 41 S. next to Airport Absolute Air Air FX Inc. Blackshears II Aluminum Carports & More Conner Home Solutions Dans Fan City DMT Cabinets Dream Kitchens Hondcu Countertops Lowes Inverness Meeks Water Treatment Naturecoast RV RJ Roofing Senica Air Come out and meet vendors, great specials & discounts, cash and carry items available. Home &Outdoor2014 1st Annual SHOW LIVING DONT MISS IT! 000HQNV Suncoast Plumbing Sunshine Nursery Taylor Rental Crystal River West Coast Flooring Will Construction Make Your House a Dream Home DO YOU HAVE AN UGLY BACKYARD? DO YOU HAVE AN UGLY BACKYARD? www.chronicleonline.com/backyardmakeover BACKYARD MAKEOVER? VOTE UNTIL APRIL 5 | NOON Special Thanks to our Backyard Makeover Sponsors $ 10,000 Over 40 Door Prizes Each Valued $50 or more PEST CONTROL Receive a Special Bag of Goodies. Refreshments Door Prizes Florida Friendly Landscaping Garden Club Orchid Lovers Club Community Emergency Response Team First 100 Attendees Home &Outdoor20141st Annual SHOWLIVING The Latest & Greatest in Home Improvement, Decor, Furnishings & More Kids Activities provided by
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. Annual golf tourney on tap for Citrus HillsThe Zeke Lepinskie Memorial Golf Tournament is slated for Saturday, April 12, at Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club, with registration at 7:30 a.m. and shotgun start at 8:30. The tourney benefits Pope John Paul II Catholic School for programs. Lepinskie was a graduate of the school. Sponsors are being accepted: major sponsor, $500 including hole recognition and four players; gold sponsor, $250 including hole recognition and two players; silver sponsor, $150 and one player; and hole sponsor, $100 for hole recognition. All donations are taxdeductible. For information, email David Moerschbacher at Davidm5455@yahoo.com or Jane Moerschbacher at janemoersch email@example.com. Wildlife club to meet tonight in Pine RidgeThe Wildlife Club of Pine Ridge invites all Pine Ridge residents and their guests to the next monthly meeting of the Wildlife Club at 7 p.m. today at the Pine Ridge Community Center, 5690 W. Pine Ridge Blvd. Guest speaker will be Gary Kuhl, a local wildlife photographer, who will present The Wild Things of Florida, where 90 percent of the photos were taken by Kuhl here in Citrus County. He will also briefly acquaint the group with the Florida Conservation Coalition, a nonpartisan group interested in protecting natural waters and environment. Many free wildlife handouts will be available and refreshments will be served. The next meeting will be on April 22, Earth Day. For more information, contact president Brenda L. Roberts at 352-746-2384 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Spring break camp continues this week Children ages 6 and older are invited to Spring Break Camp from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily through Friday, provided by the Good Spirit Foundation. Enjoy spring break filled with warm days, fun games, activities, friends, lunches and crafts. Adultsupervised activities are available until 4:30 p.m., if needed. Then come Saturday for NAPCART Races with $100 in prizes to the winners. Suggested donation is $60 per child for the week. Scholarships are available. Space is limited. To register, call 352-726-7531. Visit www. GoodSpiritFoundation.com. Reiki Circle will gather at library tonightReiki Gentle Touch Circle meets at the Homosassa Library from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today. Everyone is welcome. For information, call 352-628-5537. Page C8TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Precious PawsADOPTABLES Best friends Special to the ChronicleMisty Girl and Harry are both about 10 years old and have been best friends for many years and would like to be adopted together. Both are well socialized and have been well cared for by their loving owner. An adult, quieter home would be best based on their age and past experiences. Kittens and cats are available for adoption at the Pet Supermarket on State Road 44 in Inverness during regular store hours. The Crystal River Mall adoption center is open from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The Floral City Adoption Center at 7360 S. Florida Ave. is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. For more information call 352-726-4700 or go to www.preciouspawsflorida.com. NEWS NOTES The audience was like a sea of green out at the Curtis Peterson Auditorium in Lecanto when Andy Cooney and his band brought his Irish cabaret to our community. A near sell-out crowd welcomed his entourage, which included Noel Ginnity, Irelands funniest comedian, Darrah Carr step dancers, Bugs Moran, musical director on keyboard, and the Guinness Irish Band. It was a great St. Patricks Day celebration, sponsored by the American Irish Club of West Citrus County and the Citrus County Chronicle. Opening with They Call Her the Irish Rover, we joined Cooney with Tura Lura Lural, as Cooney encouraged us to clap along to the Irish beat of the band. Multi-talented drummer Jimmy Kelly, from County Galway, is a vocalist and songwriter as well. He spent six years in Nashville in collaboration with songwriters and musicians and performed two years in Radio City Music Hall. Colm Graham, guitarist, is from Tipperary. After touring in Ireland in the 1960s, he moved to New York in 1973 and he toured with Cooney for more than 20 years. Mitch Riley, a professional musician for more than 40 years, plays sax, flute and whistles. From County Cavan, he has performed with numerous international entertainers, including Engelbert Humperdinck, as well as on television with the Oak Ridge Boys (and on the BBC, MTV and HBO). Bugs Moran, the musical director, from Long Island, N.Y., has performed with Irish singer and songwriter Mike Carrol in New York and on Queen Elizabeth 2 cruises. We swayed to the classic lyrics of I wandered to the hills, Maggie, the creek and the old rusty mill, when you and I were young, Maggie. The Darrah Carr step dancers, dressed in royal blue, enhanced our Irish reverie with high-energy, rhythmic patterns in a blending of traditional Irish step and contemporary dance. Moran, keyboard artist, shared the spotlight with Cooney, vocalizing on You Raised Me Up, a personal favorite with the inspirational line, You raised me up to more than I can be. Returning to the stage, dressed in emerald green, the lively step dancers performed Stolen Kiss from The Lord of the Dance with accompaniment by Graham on guitar and Reilly on flute. Comedian Ginnity, with the distinction of performing in one of Dublins longest cabarets for 35 years, astounded the audience with his unique collection of Irish characters that he brings to life; Paddy and Murphy included. One of the worlds top 50 comedians, Ginnitys wit and wisdom brought continuous gales of laughter with each appearance throughout the evening. After intermission, as the crowd returned to their seats, each member of the band had their opportunity to step into the solo spotlight and enchant us with their specialty. The step dancers retuned dressed in melon green and delighted us with their mastery of the Irish dance. After Ginnitys second set of funstering, Cooney returned to perform My Kathleen, a romantic ballad with the line, I love to stroll the shady lanes and meadows of Irish green with my Kathleen. Performing I Remember for the veterans, it was a story of a boy and a campfire, and thinking of home. The artistry of drummer Kelly shone as he joined Cooney in a fabulous duet, Dancin the Dublin Reel with step dancers, as Reilly continued with flute and we joined in on the chorus: They were dancing all night long till the break of dawn. Recalling Ellis Island days, Cooney performed the hauntingly beautiful Immigrant Eyes, in the hopes of passing on the spirit of his grandparents with the line, Dont take it for granted, my grandparents immigrant eyes. Kellys performance of The Home of Donegal, with accompaniment by Reilly on flute, was magnificent. In honor of the first responders, the selection of I Wont Turn my Back on You included solos by each band member. A classic Irish piece, MacNamaras Band, included audience participation with our arms waving to the left, then to the right. Slowing down the pace, Cooney sang Danny Boy, a perennial Irish favorite, a fathers lament to his son. The final set included The Town I Love So Well, by Coulter, which speaks of the Good Friday agreement bringing people together in peace in Ireland, and Bright New Day, with lines such as: The future is learning from the past. Step out of the darkness into the light. Sing it out so all the world can see and hear. May all our dreams take flight. Thanks, West Citrus Irish Club, for bringing us a wee bit of Ireland year after year.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. Cooney cabaret brings bit of Ireland to Citrus Ruth LevinsAROUND THE COMMUNITY Special to the ChronicleThe public is invited to bring a dog for a fun-filled day to benefit local rescued animals sponsored by Manatee Lanes, Hot Shotz Bar and Plantation Animal Clinic from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event will be held at Manatee Lanes, 7715 W. Gulf to Lake Highway, Crystal River. There will be a bowl-a-thon in the bowling alley, Hot Shotz bar will have raffles, door prizes and drink specials served be celebrity bartender for the day, Dr. Tammy Barron of Plantation Animal Clinic. Outside in the parking lot there will be local and national vendors, pet adoptions, exhibits and a dog wash by Plantation Animal Clinic staff. The day will also features lots of giveaways, Pet Photography by Ursula, animal face painting and music by Christine. Dog show categories will be Best Looking, Best Dressed and Best Personality. All donations and tips will go directly to A Humane Society of Central Florida Inc./Dobie Ranch Rescue. For more information, call Steve at 352795-4546 or Plantation Animal Clinic at 352-794-0001. Saturday bowl-a-thon, dog wash, other activities will benefit rescued pets LYNNE BOELE/Special to the ChronicleSisters Darby Isrow, 8, and Emmaclaire, 4, have their hands filled with treasures they selected from the Childrens Section at the recently completed Friends of the Citrus County Library System (FOCCLS) Mega Spring Book Sale. The Isrow family are repeat visitors to the semi-annual spring and fall events and were among the more than 1,000 book lovers who attended the five-day sale which raised $35,696 for FOCCLS partner libraries and the Citrus County Library System. This brings the sum of FOCCLS sale proceeds since 2001 to a grand total of $825,518. The Friends also collected $240 in donations for the newly established First Library sponsored by the Citrus County Education Foundation to provide six books a year to pre-kindergarten children. FOCCLS volunteers are preparing for the fall sale which begins Oct. 10. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, games and puzzles may be dropped off at the checkout desks of Central Ridge, Coastal or Lakes Regional libraries. New treasures Have fun, help animalsCOMMUNITY
COMMUNITYCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014 C9 Pool at park now openWhispering Pines Park Pool is open for the season. Public swim hours for the spring season, through May 25, are 1 to 5 p.m. weekdays and noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Seasonal pool passes will be available for purchase at the Aquatics Complex during the public swimming hours. For more information and admission pricing, visit www.inverness-fl.gov or call 352-726-1995.Spring break can be funJoin the fun during spring break through Friday at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Citrus County. There are three club locations: Robert Halleen Club, 8535 W. Goodman Lane, Homosassa (352795-8624); Central Ridge Club, 901 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills (352-270-8841); and Evelyn Waters Club, 401 N. Apopka Ave., Inverness (352-341-2507). The Boys & Girls Club will keep kids busy with computer lab, sports and recreation, a game room, arts and crafts and antibullying presentations. Club hours are from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost for the week is $60 for the first child and $48 for each additional child; or the $15 single-day rate. For inquires or credit card payments, call the administration office at 352-621-9225. The Boys & Girls Club of Citrus County are not affiliated with Citrus County Schools.Play with squadronCrystal River Sail and Power Squadron will host a Military Card Party Wednesday at the squadron building, 845 N.E. Third Ave. The fundraiser helps finance the squadrons boating safety and education classes available for all. Cost is $12. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., with a light lunch and dessert at noon; cards to follow at 1 p.m. There will be raffles, prizes, Share the Wealth, Money Tree and more fun. Call Jennie at 352-382-0808 for information or Linda at 352382-1758 for reservations.Med bus provides careIn collaboration with the Citrus County Health Department, a new medical bus serves as a rolling walk-in urgent care clinic that offers medical assistance to families in need. The medical bus is scheduled to be at Catholic Charities on Atlas Drive, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday and Monday, March 31. No reservations are required. Anyone needing medical help is welcome; services are provided according to financial eligibility. Homeless and indigent patients may qualify for free medical care. Each month, the bus provides service to residents all around the county especially those in Homosassa, Floral City and Hernando, considered the most underserved areas of the county.Show off your talentThe 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 a person and anyone under 10 is free. 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 at 352-527-5902 or email@example.com. Party for a purposeJoin the Raymond James Relay For Life team at the final ACS fundraiser for the season, Party for a Purpose, from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Burkes of Ireland, 564 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River. Celebrity bartenders include Dr. Joseph Bennett and Dr. Denis Grillo. There will be live music, a silent auction and food. Tips, auction bids and food sales go to the American Cancer Society. Learn more at Facebook.com/ rayjay4relay or by calling Team Raymond James at 352-795-6155. NEWS NOTES Spotlighting news from your community Wednesday Crystal Ri ver area including Inglis and Yankeetown Thursday Inverness and F loral City area Friday Homosassa area Saturday Centr al Ridge area including Beverly Hills and Dunnellon Special to the ChronicleJoin Citrus County Audubon Society, in cooperation with Crystal River Preserve State Park, for a special bird walk for children and their parents from 8 to 10 a.m. Thursday at the Redfish Hole along Fort Island Trail near mile marker 4. Families will have an opportunity to discover egrets, herons and other wading birds that frequent the salt marshes hunting for fish and other food. Some binoculars will be available for loan and spotting scopes will be set up to help children spot the birds. Parking is limited; call Crystal River Preserve State Parks Visitor Center at 352-563-0450 to reserve a space. The event is free, but donations are welcome. Kids, parents invited for walk Audubon and preserve to host birding trek Fort Cooper Chapter DAR honors Cecylia ThibaultMarch is Womens History Month, which highlights the contributions of women to events in history and contemporary society. The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolutions emphasis is on the role of women, past and present, in American history who have made a contribution or difference to their community. This year, Fort Cooper Chapter DAR honored Cecylia Ziobro Thibault. Born in Poland to a Polish father and an American mother, Thibault has traveled extensively, telling audiences about events of her childhood spent in Nazi slave-labor farms. She said what she lived through is difficult to tell, but she feels she must speak to help prevent another holocaust and to ensure no one can deny the enslavement and extermination of millions of people ever happened. Thibault is author of Trapped in a Nightmare.Special to the Chronicle Come eat fish with FC MasonsFloral City Masonic Lodge No.133, on Orange Avenue (next to the library), will host its monthly fish fry from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday. Sides include French fries, coleslaw, hushpuppies, beans, dessert and beverage for an $8 donation. Everyone is welcome.Romance authors to offer workshopThe Sunshine State Romance Authors Inc. will present March Muse Madness! from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Homosassa Public Library. This free workshop is designed to provide real techniques for eliminating writers block, keeping the creative juices flowing, and motivating authors and aspiring writers to meet deadlines. Workshop leader Jessica Nelson is an award-winning author of historical and contemporary inspirational romances. She is a member of SSRA, RWA and ACFW. SSRA meets every fourth Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Homosassa Public Library, 4100 S. Grandmarch Ave. Everyone interested in reading or writing fiction is welcome to attend. For more information go to www.sunshinestate romanceauthors.com or call Marian Fox at 352-726-0162.VFW to celebrate special vets dayVFW Post 4337 will celebrate National Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Day on Saturday at the post home, 906 State Road 44 East, Inverness. There will be an open house for all veterans and their families. Mark B. will play Vietnam-era music and there will be a pig roast by Victor at 3 p.m. For more information, call 352-344-3495 or visit www.vfw4337.org.Area kids invited to hunt Easter eggsThe West Citrus Elks Lodge 2693 will host its annual Childrens Easter Egg Hunt from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the lodge. Children 1 to 10 years old are invited to the free event. Clowns will entertain and offer face painting. After the hunt, hot dogs, fries and cookies will be served. The lodge is at 7890 W Grover Cleveland Blvd. For more information, call the lodge at 352-503-2010.Vendors sought for health fairOrganizers of the May 10 Health Fair at the Crystal River Mall seek vendors. Sponsored by Crystal River DAV Chapter 158 and Crystal River Mall, the fair will be in the Westend Market from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Spring into Healthy Living will feature education, screening and healthy living consultations. Call Duane Godfrey at 352-228-0337 or 352-794-3104. Special to the ChronicleThe Citrus Community Concert Choir begins its 11th season with the presentation of its spring concert, Le Sacre Du Printemps (The Rite of Spring). The centerpiece of the concert will be Schuberts magnificent Mass in G, which will be performed with a string quartet. Included in the program will be selections by Bach, Ed Lojeski and several of Brahms love song waltzes. Members of the choir will perform the Lojeski music later this spring in Normandy, France, during the 70th anniversary commemoration of the D-Day invasion, which took place on June 6, 1944. The concerts will be performed at 3 p.m. Sunday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 East Norvell Bryant Highway in Lecanto, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 6, at Faith Lutheran Church, 935 South Crystal Glen Drive in Lecanto. Admission for adults is $10 at the door, and children younger than 12 will be admitted free. Proceeds from the concerts will be used to fund the choirs 2014 scholarship program. Community Concert Choir begins 11th seasonCLUB NEWS Fighting cancer with auction proceeds to honor mother Emma Jordan is fighting ovarian cancer in memory of her mother, Anita Jones, by selling her pig at the Citrus County Fair on Friday. The swine auction starts at 7 p.m. at the Citrus County Fairgrounds, 3600 S. Florida Ave., Inverness (U.S. 41 South, 1.5 miles south of the intersection of State Road 44 and U.S. 41). All money raised from sale of the pig at the fair will go toward ovarian cancer research in honor of her mother. Donations can also be made through her Pay Pal account. Visit http:/AnitaJonesMemorial. wix.com/OvarianCancer to make donations. For more information, call Emma Jordan at 352-634-1320. Play in golf tourney to help fight senior hunger During the month of March, Meals On Wheels is going the extra mile to raise money and awareness to fight senior hunger. Help support the cause by sponsoring or participating in the third annual Golf for Meals Tournament on Saturday. Registration to play 18 holes begins at 8 a.m. and the tournament starts at 9 a.m. at Seven Rivers Golf and Country Club, 7395 W. Pinebrook St., Crystal River. Registration fee is $55 per golfer or $220 for a foursome. Harley-Davidson of Crystal River will award a new Harley motorcycle to the lucky golfer who makes a hole-in-one. Even if you do not golf, show support by sponsoring a hole, providing items for gift bags or donating prizes that can be given away or raffled off for additional funds. The tournament is sponsored by Emeritus at Barrington Place, the Citrus County Chronicle, Harley-Davidson of Crystal River, Citrus 95.3, The Fox 96.7, WYKE TV47 and the Friends of the Nature Coast Volunteer Center. For information, call 527-5980. All proceeds go toward feeding seniors in Citrus County. Benefit to help local man injured by impaired driver A benefit to help a local motorcycle rider will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 29, at Mickeys in Crystal River. The rider was hit by a reportedly drunk driver, which resulted in the loss of part of his leg. The event will include a nine-ball, single-elimination pool tournament ($5), five-card-draw poker hand ($5), bike show ($5), raffles, 50/50s, food and music presented by The Musicman. Signup for the pool tournament is from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. For more information, call 352-220-2976 or 352-216-1678.Citrus Hills women plan Military Card PartyCome join the fun at the Citrus Hills Womens Clubs Military Card Party fundraiser at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 17. The event will be held at the Beverly Hills Lions Club and is open to the public. Coffee and bottled water, along with desserts, are included in the price of $12. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top three winners. There will be a drawing for door prizes, and a donation to the Scholarship/Charitable Fund will get tickets to win one of several baskets of goodies. For tickets, call Andrea at 352-344-3391 or Carol at 352-860-2818. Get a table of four together or sign up as a single and you will be placed in a foursome. Checks should be made payable to CHWC. Tickets will not be sold at the door the night of the event. Funds raised go to scholarships for local high school students and/or donations to local charities. Jessica Nelsonto speak at workshop. FUNDRAISERS Special to the ChronicleThe 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.rotarybikeridefor they.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 promotional amenities and considerations. For more information on sponsorships, call Eric at 863-670-0734.Ride your bike, support the YMCA
C10TUESDAY, MARCH25, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.Ambrose Bierce defined a dentist as a prestidigitator who, while putting metal in ones mouth, pulls coins out of ones pockets. A bridge player also wants it both ways: Heads I make my contract, tails you fail in yours. In this deal, South is in four spades. West cashes his two top diamonds, then shifts to the club 10. How should declarer continue? This is one auction that always mystifies less experienced players. By an unpassed hand, after partners takeout double and responders pass, if advancer (the doublers partner) makes a simple suit-bid, it shows some 0-8 points; a jump in a suit is approximately 9-11; and a cuebid of the openers suit indicates 12 points or more. After Souths cue-bid, the auction turns to natural. Declarers only problem is in the trump suit. He must avoid two losers. In this case, the bidding should help him, but the right play is the same, even if during the auction the opponents gave excellent impersonations of Trappist monks. If South starts with a finesse of his queen, West wins with his king, and declarer has a nasty guess on the second round. Should he finesse East for the jack or play for West to have started with king-jack-doubleton? Instead, South should first cash his spade ace. When the king drops, he can bring home an overtrick. But even if the ace collects only the five and six, declarer can cross to dummy and lead a spade toward his queen. He has no guess to make. 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Three years ago, a new crew joined our crowd. At first, they were friendly, but in the past two years, one of them began having home poker parties. I was completely caught off guard when I started noticing Facebook posts with all of our friends, and my husband and I were not on the invite list. I tried to be a good sport and would post comments to let them know I was glad they had a good time, but deep down, I was hurt that people Id known for a decade didnt seem to mind that we were not there. A few of them commented privately, saying they were not aware it was happening, but nothing changed. Last year, I was diagnosed with cancer and have undergone radiation. My dont care quotient is at an alltime high, so when I noticed once again that we were not invited to a gathering, I commented that it was a slap in the face and amazingly rude to expect me to be courteous and friendly during our poker games when its obvious that she has no regard for my feelings at all. I later attempted to extend an olive branch to all of the members of our league (including Miss Rude) by inviting them to my husbands birthday party, but not one of them showed up. Do I need a shrink, or should I just put all of our cards on the table and find out what Ive done to make her deliberately alienate me? Royal Flush Dear Royal: This sounds like high school with the mean girls and the bullies. There could be any number of reasons why Miss Rude has isolated you she doesnt like you, she wants to be in control, she believes you are competition. The real question is why your other friends go along with it. If you have a pal in your group, ask for an honest assessment. But mostly, we think you need new friends. Dear Annie My husband and I are childless, over 55 and in the process of downsizing to a smaller home. Our birthdays are coming up. We dont want or need clothes, knickknacks or home furnishings. We donate such items to charity. While we appreciate their generosity, we have told our friends and relatives that a gift certificate (in any amount) to a restaurant is most welcome. It is a nice treat and an incentive to get out. But few of them choose this option. Last Christmas, we were inundated with clothes and tchotchkes for the home we are leaving. Would you please address this so our requests arent ignored? Ft. Myers, Fla. Dear Florida: All gifts are just that, and no one is obligated to get you anything, let alone what you are requesting. The proper response is to say thank you and then give the items away. But we understand your frustration. If the same people keep doing this, its OK to ask them to stop, as you no longer need these items and will give them to charity. You can sincerely suggest that they make a direct donation to the charity instead. If they then ask what youd actually like, you can tell them. Dear Annie: I read the letter from Unwilling Son, who refused to take a family photo for his parents 40th anniversary because his mother asked him to wear a white sweatshirt and he doesnt look good in white. Several years back, we had such a picture taken. I treasure the picture because the family is scattered all over the world. Tell the ungrateful snob to put on the sweatshirt and make his parents happy. It may be the last time they are together. Grandparent in WhiteAnnies 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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AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Cesar Jaimes Computer Repair the most affordable PC Repair in Citrus County. 352-560-3380 BIANCHI CONCRETE INC.COM Lic/Ins #2579352-257-0078 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 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds Acctg/Bkkr QuickBooks Certified, set-up, training, payroll, sales tax. No job to small! Call 352-287-1909 for appt. Airport/Taxi Transportation Carols Airport T ransport 352-746-7595 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 JAKES TRIM CARPENTRY No job too big or small Free Est. 352-601-7064 Baby Sitting My Home Early Childhood degree $8. hr. Wkdays Only, Homosassa Cindy (352) 621-0240 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 www.twitter.com/ citruschronicleFollow the 000HHE7 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds HIBISCUS 3 GAL$12 Beauties, 4 Colors, compare to 2 Gal for $20 @ Stores. Inv off Croft 613-5818 ESTATE SALE12 CATALPACT. SUGARMILLWOODS!! BEAUTIFULETHAN ALLAN FURNITURE, ANTIQUES, GLASSWARE, CLOTHES & MORE!THURS 3/27 -SAT 3/29 10 TO 3. Harley-Davidson Lady Lrg. White Leather Fringe Jacket $150. 7.5 Black Boot Ladies ? $25.All in good shape. Ted (352)465-2372 LEATHER SEMINOLES JACKETembroidered logo no iron-on paid $299 pics avail $100 OBO (352)446-9620 RYKAFLEXOLOGY SNEAKERS Womens size 9.5 teal/gray $15 great shape! (352)628-0221 SEMINOLES JERSEYS 2 avail size 18/20 worn one time for pictures $15 OBO each, paid $35 each(352)446-9620 HTCANDROID 4G CELLPHONE One year old, HTC Android 4G cell phone, like new. Plus 2 chargers and case.Asking $80 Call 352-419-5362 or 352-221-2412 MOTOROLAWX416 Cell NEW w/case, Consumer Cellular or unlock $39 352-382-3650 Navy Plaid Flex Steel Couch and Ottoman $400. Oak Trimmed Billiard Light $75. will sell both-neg. (352) 726-6487 Oak Dining Room Table w/ 2 Leaves 8 chairs $125. (352) 726-1327 Cell 352-201-5410 Queen Size Bed Headboard, mattress with cover, box spring & frame, 1 yr old, $100 (352) 465-2823 7a-6p Queen Sofa Sleeper. Gd Cond. Beige stripes.Non smoking. $150. (352)344-9391 Small Glass covered Raton coffee table. Excellent Condition, asking $50 OBO (352)446-9620 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS FOR SALE Starting at $50. King, Queen, Full, Twin Very good condition 352-621-4500 Two Matching Sofas one is a sofa bed, excellent condition $100. each (352) 382-2664 SMW Wicker Book Stand with white dishes $100. Green Dishes $100. (352) 795-7254 AFFORDABLE Top Soil, Rock, Mulch Hauling & Tractor Work 352-341-2019, 201-5147 LAWNSWEEPER 42 inch lawnsweeper $50.00 3527959664 3 Big Staghorn Ferns. Well taken care of. $275. (352)465-8090 AZALEAS 1 gal pots 3 for $18 Gorgeous Compare to $10 ea in Stores 613-5818 KEYBOARD Brand new, never used, only $5.00 (352)465-1616 ROSEANNE DVD SERIES 20 DVDS no cases brand-new no scratches $60 obo retail $140 (352)446-9620 Small Glass covered Raton coffee table. Excellent Condition, asking $50 OBO (352)446-9620 **200 Bottle** Wine Credenza just replaced cooling unit in March, looks like new, 50 btu Breezeaire cooling unit, solid maple trim, doors & panels w/vin view top, glass inserts 38 L x 68 W x 30 D bought new $3600. sell for $1500 (352) 249-3248 2 Twin Beds w/nightstand & bedding $125.00 Sofa. $75.00, both good condition (423) 612-9229 6 Pc. Vintage Black Asian King Bedroom Set $250., Pictures $30. for All (815) 980-8642 BRAND NEW Queen Size Pillow Top Mattress Set $150. Still in Original Plastic. (352) 484-4772 COFFEETABLE round black glass coffee table. 75.00 352-795-9664 HIGH END USED FURNITURE, 2ND TIME AROUND RESALES 270-8803, 2165 Hy 491 LOVE SEAT Broyhill, Olive Green, like new. No pets or smoking. Exc. Cond! $210. (352) 746-2329 LOVE SEATSTwo white love seats $100.00 3527959664 FisherAmplifier CA-58 withYamaha NS-A525 Speakers $20. 352-419-4464 PANOSONIC TV 13 WITH BUILT IN VCR $25 (352)613-0529 SHARPSPEAKERS 2 10 150 WATTS $20 (352)613-0529 SHARPSPEAKERS 2 10 150 WATTS $20 (352)613-0529 TV 32 SYLVANIA WITH REMOTE $40 (352)613-0529 TV PANOSONIC 27 WITH REMOTE CONTROL& MANUAL$50 (352)613-0529 TV SYLVANIA32 WITH REMOTE CONTROL$40 (352)613-0529 YAMAHASPEAKERS 5 2 16 140 WATTS 2 9 60 WATTS & 1 5 80 WATTS $70 (352)613-0529 STILTS FOR DOING SHEETROCK WORK. GREAT.OK SHAPE (PAINTONTHEM) ONLY$75. 464-0316 COMPUTER SPEAKERS/NEW 5.00 LINDA423-4263 CYBERACOUSTICS CA-2.2 COMPUTER SPEAKERS Brand new, never used, only $10.00 (352)465-1616 FAMILYGUYDVD SERIES 75 DVDS no cases brand-new, no scratches $70 OBO retail $170 (352)446-9620 PLAYSTATION 2 GAMES MADAGASCAR & SLY2 BAND OF THIEVES $20 (352)613-0529 RESCUE ME DVD SERIES SEASONS 1-3 11 DVDs, no cases, brand-new no scratches $25 obo (352)446-9620 ABSOLUTE AUCTION 2 log cabins, farmhouse, cottage, 20+/ -acres in Alabama overlookingTennessee River, between Huntsville and Chattanooga, vacation rental history,April 1, 1:00 pm. Details Gtauctions.com, 1.205.326.0833, Granger,Thagard & Assoc. Inc., Jack F Granger, #873. ONLINE ONLY AUCTION Buses,Tractor & Equipment & More for Sale! Ends April 3rd @ 7PM. Gulf Bay Auctions: 251-600-9595 or Visit GulfBayAuctions.com, AU3301 For SPL Internal Use Method of Payment Comments: Satellite Prolink. 40 Sony TV HD 1080 Bravia A1 condition $150. call (352) 637-5227 AV receiver/amp $20. 352-419-4464 DVD PLAYER 7 inch screen ideal for travel $45-(352)220-4158 Tweet Tweet Tweet Follow the Chronicle on www.twitter.com/ citruschroniclenews as it happens right at your finger tips DUDLEYS AUCTION **BIG WEEK !** **5 AUCTIONS ** 3-27 Estate Adventure 3pm outside treasures, 6:00pm 95 GMC top kick 24Box truck Cat Diesel, Down Feather recondition -ing machine, Estate Furniture, Gift shop items, tools & more 3-28-REAL ESTATE **THREE HOMES** Beverly Hills 11am 6 N Tyler St Beverly Hills 2/2 1,142 sq. ft.,DR, lanai, lanai, utility shed, fenced, carport, concrete drive, Beverly Hills 1:00pm 35 S Harrison St Beverly Hills3/2/2 with enclosed garage. Screen Porch, concrete patio. SOLD ABSOLUTE Inver ness 3:30 pm 9426 E Fernwood Place Inverness 3/2 on Gospel Island, fenced, carport, back workshop, storage. 3-29 REAL ESTATE & CONTENTS **MARION OAKS ** Auction: 9 Real Estate: 10am 4231 SW 148th St Ocala 34473 2/2 starter Crnr lot CONTENTS: Antiques, household, great furniture, garage. ********************** call for info 637-9588 dudleysauction .com 4000 S Florida Ave (US41S) Inverness Ab1667 10% bp cash/ck. Maine-ly Real Estate #381384
C14TUESDAY,MARCH25,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 000HHE1 0 0 0 8 X H 2 For more information on how to reach Citrus County readers call 352-563-5592. Singing Forrest 55+ Park SW 2/1,LRoom addition, new flooring & Furnc/AC. Lanai, shed. Lot rent $183/mo $24,500; 352-860-1463 WESTWIND VILLAGE 55+ PARK Sales $8,000 & Up Dble. Wd. Needs Work $3,500. obo Mon Fri. 8:30 1 1 am (352) 628-2090 CRYSTALRIVER2/BR $550. Sec $450 Near Town 563-9857 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 INVERNESSCountry Cottage, efficiency, furn. util. incld no pets, no smoking $550 mo., $400 dep (352)560-0370 Cell PELICAN BAY APARTMENTS2 & 3BR APT HOMES Handicap Unit Available Carpet, Appliances, Central Heat & Air Rental assistance available to qualified applicants Monthly rent starting at $686 plus utilities FOR RENTAL INFO. & APPLICATION 9826 West Arms Dr. Crystal River, 352-795-7793 TDD#1-800-955-8771 Mon-Fri., 9:00-5:00P Equal Housing Opportunity Provider & Employer 1989 Palm Harbor DW in 55+ Park, 60 units in park, incl. most furn. Rent $408/mo incl water, sewer, trash, must sell $13,000 (352) 344-5172 2br/2ba in 55+ Comm. Extend. carport, furnd, washer/dryer, computer, printer. Porch w/ sliding windows. Lot rent $250 $22,000, 352-794-3441 Beautiful Triple Wide In Gated Community with Drywall. 2000+ SF Must See-will owner finance. MUST SELL 727-967-4230 BEVERLY HILLS Sandy Oaks 55+ PK 2BD, 2 BA, Open House Sat & Sun,11-2p completely remode., new Kit. & new appls, Fl. Rm. Lot Rent $274 inclds, wtr sewer & trash, Pool/ Clubhouse $37,500 (352-322-8941 HANDICAP ACCESS with Vertical Lift, Stonebrook, 2/2 MH 1,400 sf ., $28,900. Lot Rent $442., Must See. 352-628-5311 Hernando 55+ Comm 2BR/2BA. DW, 24X48, own lot, new carport. New AC, new stove & frig, inside wd hookup, wood floors, 2 screened porches, shed/ workshop, $55 mo. Association fee, heated pool & clubhouse, Cute! Must see! Must sell! $65,000 813-464-9858 Melody Park, Inverness 2 bd 1-1/2 bath. 12x64 with 12x22 Fl room. $3,800. obo 727-808-6000 www.twitter.com/ citruschronicleFollow the COUNTR Y LIVING IN LECANT O $42,500 Dbwd, 3bd/2ba, acre NEW c/heat/air & carpet handi cap ramp nicely furn, move -in cond! No Owner Finance (352) 621-3929 Hernando DW, MH 3 BR w/walk-in closets Roof over, single car garg, chain link fence $39,999 Will take RV in Trade; 352-726-2494 Homosassa 2br/2ba on approx 1 acre. New bathrooms, lg screened porch, dead end rd. $42,000. 352-302-1383 No owner Financing Homosassa Beautiful Large MH 4/3 on almost 2 Acres. MUST SEE! $145,000 OBO (352) 795-2377 INVERNESS, N. Leisure Point 3BR/2BA Mobile Home1248 sqft, Nice .40 Acre Lot Lease or Cash Call For Details 877-519-0180 OWNER FINANCING!Home for Sale 4/3 on 1.25 acres, paved rd. fenced yard, work shop & utility shed, Florida room, deck on back & front concrete driveway with carport. Only $79,900. $14,000 down only $648.92/mo W.A.C. Call to View 352-621-3807 West Chassahowitzka St. 2BD, 2BA, Mobile Detached Garage Scrn. porch, lease or Sale, call for details 877-499-8065 **1982 SingleWide** 2-1,15K firm MUST SEE! 352-795-1272 Private Owner Financing USED/NEW/REPO Serving the South East United States 1-877-578-5729 Rent to Own Owner Financing on used/repo/new Manufactured Homes 352-795-2377 SA VE ,SA VE ,SA VE $3,000-$11,000 on our huge lot model sale going on now. Only 3 left! Call Taylor Made Homes Call (352) 621-9181 New Homes from $40.00 per sq. ft. Triple Your Tax Refund At Palm Harbor Homes Plant City!! www.plantcity.palm harbor .com Call John Lyons @ 800-622-2832 ext 210 for details **FLORALCITY3/2** 1+ACRE treed lot, DOCK, garage, very nice, $89,900 716-434-6527 FLORAL CITY Large 3/2 DW Remodeled on canal to River, Small Lot, Assessd $34,400. Asking $29,400 obo 352-726-9369 3/2/1 DW MH acre corner lot exc. cond. open floor plan, laundry room, all appl, lg scn porch, fenced,3 carports, shed, Homosassa, $51k.352-410-1072 SHIH-TZU PUPS, AvailableRegistered Lots of Colors Males Starting @ $600. Beverly Hills, Florida (352) 270-8827 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! Cabin 12X32 w/front prch & tin roof. Full bath/kitchen. Bd/Liv. w/10X12 unfnshd add. You move. $7000 obo. (352)746-9211 MOVE IN NOWNice Home on AC fenced yard, 1500 sf 3/2 Home in new cond., Drywall with 2 x 6 construction. New appliances, carpet, paint, decks, & ceramic tile flooring. Financing available only $69,900. ($450/mo.) W.A.C. Call (352) 621-9183 MUST SELL 2006 Used Mobile Home, 3-5 bdr/2 ba Deliver to your property 45kGreat Shape!! 1-877-578-5729 Shih-Poo Puppy, 1 female Schnauzer Pups Born Nov. 14 Shih-Tzu Pups Born Jan. 21, 352-795-5896 Day SNOWSnow, a sweet, playful, affectionate, energetic mixed breed dog, petite @ 33 lbs, with beautiful green eyes. Smart, active & engaged. Very protective of her home & family, would make a good watch dog. Fee 60$ includes spay, HW test, vacs., microchip, 30 days insurance. Call Wanda @ 352-573-7821. TASHATasha, beautiful brindle 2 1/2 y.o. boxer mix, very sweet, gentle, intelligent, well mannered. Housebrkn, does well w/most dogs. NO CATS. Loves to be petted. Fee $60 for vacs, spay, microchp, HW test. Call Marti @ 786-367-2834 BABYSTROLLER Blue, has canopy, deluxe model $18 Lecanto 860-367-8571 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 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE Any Area, Condition or Situation Fred, 352-726-9369 1995 HY-LINE RV PARK MODEL TRAILER needs work, good for hunting cabin $1000 obo (352) 628-2000 betw. 9am & 3pm. RV CORD ADAPTER NEW 30 AMPFemale-50AMPMale Cord 18 $10 (352)382-3650 GEORGIA LEEGeorgia Lee, a Special Needs spayed brindle/ white Bulldog, possible hound mix, Wt. 66 lbs. Gentle, calm, good on leash, housebrkn. Has some hip dysplasia which she seems to think is normal, no problem to her. Good family & companion dog. Fee $30. Call Joanne at 352-697-2682 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. INDYIndy, a beautiful Blackmouth Cur mix, 2 yrs old, friendly with most dogs, walks very nicely on a leash, is housebroken, loves kids. Playful & friendly, likes having people with him. Call Christina @ 352-464-3908. MIKAMika, a 1 yr 9 month old happy, friendly spayed little Bulldog mix girl. She is very sweet and loveable, walks very nicely on a leash. Rides quietly in the car. She is just the right size for a family life at 30 lbs. Call Rebecca @ 419-262-3222. PUPPIES Rottie/Shepard mixed pups. 2 females, pop, mom & dad akc, puppies come with shots/worming & health certificate. 200.00 each 352 419-5097 THREE WHEELED WALKER LARGE WHEELS ONLY $50 464-0316 TRANSPORTCHAIR (SMALLWHEELS) GOOD SHAPE. WITH FOOTRESTS ONLY $100. 464-0316 WHEELCHAIR Light weight Excellent Condition $50. (352) 287-9073 WHEELCHAIR manual, good cond. comes with leg & foot rest. $85 (352) 344-4105 Black Piano bench $10. 352-419-4464. First act 3/4 size acoustic guitar $20. (352)419-4464 FirstAct acoustic guitar $35. (352)419-4464 FirstAct MA215 Bass amp $45. (352)419-4464 Peavey Amplifier w/ 2 speakers works great $250. Yamaha Organ HS8 exc. cond $150. (352) 726-3562 Peavey Max 112 Bass amp $85. (352)419-4464 Peavey Vypyr 15 watt guitar amp $65. (352)419-4464 Peavey VYPYR 30 watt guitar amp $85. (352)419-4464 Vox DA-10 guitar amp $65. (352)419-4464 Yamaha Organ US1 w/software exc. cond. $300 Yamaha Organ HS7 exc. cond. $100. (352) 726-3562 YAMAHAPORTABLE KEYBOARD PSR11 very good shape. $25.00 (352)382-5297 ZOOM Fire 15 guitar amp $65. (352)419-4464 DELTAADJUSTABLE SHOWER HEAD [new in box] (2) $35 Each Call 726-0040 GENERALAutomatic BPtester $20, Office Depot rolling, folding cart $10. 352 465 6619 GENERALGE convection toaster oven $20, Mr Coffee expresson coffee maker $10. 352-465-6619 HOUSEHOLD Ralph Lauren navy/gray queen sleeping bag $30 300 count grip cap nails $25, 352 465 6619 OTT-LITETechnology Low Vision Floor Lamp. Like New $50. Cant see? Call 613-4279 Pampered Chef Easy Accent cake/cookie decorator $12 like new! (352)628-0221 MANUALTREADMILL DIGITALREADOUT, FOLDS UPFOR EASY STORAGE, ONLY $75. 464-0316 RECUMBANT EXERCISE BIKE DIGITALREADOUT GREATSHAPE.ONLY $100 (352)464-0316 12 SPEED HUFFY MOUNTAIN BIKE MENS 26. GREAT SHAPE. $60 (352)464-0316 12 SPEED WOMANS HUFFYMOUNTAIN BIKE 24 INCH SUPER SHAPE ONLY$60 464-0316 Club Golf Cart 1993, Excellent condition side curtains, 36V $1,500. Cell (314) 831-1356 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 FED 357 MAG AMMO JHPSelf-Defense New 50rd box $65 Lecanto (860)367-8571 TERRATRIKE Recumbrent Well equipped and maintained. $1350.00. 352-344-5334 352-344-5334 Heavy Duty Box Trailer. 14X7X7. Tandum Wheels. $1900 obo. (317)947-8015 1-10LADDER 1-& 6LADDER $130. for both (352) 746-6848 4 RADIAL TRUCK TIRES exc. tread, P265/70R16 $120. call Don (352) 220-2204 225/75R-16 Goodyear light truck tire GREATSHAPE ONLY$50 352-464-0316 7-5 GALLON METAL OLD FUELCANS WITH SPOUTSALLFOR $80 464-0316 Aluminum Truck Box. Diamond plate design. 19 W, 59 L, 10 Deep. $200 (352)341-4674 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 BOOTS Boys John Deere Boots Like new size 11 $30.00 352-422-4146 BOOTS Justin Gypsy Boots ladies size 5 1/2 $30.00 352-422-4146 Cello 30. $50. Box Car Kit, Railroad, narrow gage. Offer upon looking at items for kit. (352)382-4638 CRABTRAP-Metal trap, 24 x 24 x 20 tall, with rope, Ex., $20. 352-628-0033 Electrolux Shampoo Machine Floor & rug cleaner $100. IBM Typewriter $50. (352) 287-9073 FIREWOOD 1 cord (pickup load) approx., $25..Buyer must transport. (352)220-4158 Florida Jumbo Shrimp 15ct@ $5/lb, FRESH Gulf Grouper @ $7/lb delivered 352-897-5001 FOLDING TABLE 5 FOOT LONG BROWN $40 (352)613-0529 FURBYFurbyToy like new in box $30.00 352-422-4146 HARLEYSTOCK EXHAUSTPIPES NEW FITS 1350-1450 SLIDE ON ONLY$75 (352)464-0316 KAROKE MACHINE WITH CD PLAYER & 5.5 SCREEN WITH GRAPHICS $100 (352)341-6920 MICROSCOPE $65 comes with many accessories (352)628-0221 OLD COLEMAN CAMPING 2 BURNER STOVE OK SHAPE 20.00 352 464 O316 OTT-LITE LOW VISION FLOOR LAMP glare-free, flex neck. paid $160 sell $50. Call 613-4279 PINFISH WIRE HOLDING CAGE-20 dia. x 24 tall, Ex., $20. 352-628-0033 PRO-TECH COMPOUND MITER SAW-10 diamond blade, dust bag, Ex., $50. 352-628-0033 STANLEYSTEEMER WORK SHIRTS Size large, one is new, $22 for both. Lecanto 860-367-8571 TABLE Pottery Barn Teen Media Table $50.00 352-422-4146 TODDLER BED Toddler Bed and mattress-light colored wood with matching bookshelf $35.00 352-422-4146 Wooden Doll House Kit. New, unopened box. $50. (352)341-1143 4 INCH TOILETSEAT RISER ITMAKES IT EASIERTO GETUP ONLY$25 (352)464-0316 4 PRONGED CANE DONTWAITTO FALL AND NEED ITLATER ONLY$25 (352)464-0316 BEDSIDE COMMODE &ALUMINUM WALKER both have adjustable legs only $20 each (352)464-0316 CHILDS MANUAL WHEELCHAIR, GOOD SHAPE,YELLOW W/ FOOTRESTS. ONLY $85 (352)464-0316 SEMI-ELECTRIC HOSPITALBED Semi-Electric Hospital Bed includes Matress, side rails remote controlled like new. 200.00 352-419-6655 after 6pm SHOWER BENCH FITS INTOTUB. BENCH ONLY. $20. 464-0316
TUESDAY,MARCH25,2014C 15 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 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 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: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Published in theCitrus County Chronicle: March 18 & 25, 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 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. Harley Davidson2004 Heritage Softail Classic, loaded, garage kept $10,000. (352) 270-8488 HONDA2013 Honda Scooter PCX 150 Red, Great Cond. $3500 OBO 352-422-8601 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 MOTORCYCLE FOR SALE2012YZF-R6 Moving out of state and need to sell like new motorcycle! Yamaha R6-Raven edition. Only 6000 miles on it! Only one owner. Inludes twin helmets and Joe Rocket riding jacket!Asking price is $7900 but willing to negotiate. Just in time for riding season! 352-364-1268 SUZUKI2012 Boulevard S40 650 cc 200 miles Great first ride $3900 352-586-0568 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 FORD, XLT 150, 4/WD, club cab, topper, clean 189K mi., red, $3495. (352) 341-4949 FREIGHT LINER, Century Class set up for Dry or Liquid 500 Detroit make offer Call (352) 564-9124 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 Harley DAVIDSON2012 FXDWG Dyn Wide Glide Windshield,6,000 miles, 7 year extended warranty, 2.5% assumable loan $11,295.00 (352)302-6055 CHRYSLERSportscar,05 Crossfire conv. auto, ex. cond 45k mi., V6 $14,000 OBO (352) 563-5150 HONDA2013 Civic LX, Priced to sell, Serious callers only 352-628-9444 KIA2011 Forte Ex Gray, 4 dr,29k mi. $10,900. (352) 601-2294 Liquidation SaleHelp Us Stay in Biz. RENT-BUY-SELL CAR-TRUCK-BOAT CONSIGNMENT USA US 19 & US 44, CR 461-4518 & 795-4440 MERCURY, Sable, Wagon 6 cyl. auto, PW, PL, Air, Sr. owned, good transportation $975. (352) 860-1106 MINI COOPER, Yellow, 5 speed manual, 1 owner, 25k miles, $11,500 (352) 489-5239 Mitsubishi3000 GT Adult lady owner. Leather. Cold A/C etc. 117k mi. BO or trade for NICE Crown. Vic. Grand. Marquis Town. Car. (352)220-6040 ChevroletC10 Stepside, 1983 crate350, 4 brl, 4spd auto, perf. exhaust restored, blue on blue $6500.(352) 637-5143 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 Flexsteel Sofa Sleeper $100 (352) 564-2541 FORD2005 Diesel 3/4 Ton Power Str oke T ruck & 2004 27 Fifth Wheel Lg tip-out, like new fully loaded! $17k or $8500. ea. (352) 795-1590 Hitch Hauler inch and quarter $25. Centrimatic Wheel Balancers 19.5, P30 $100 (352) 564-2541 Holiday Rambler, Endeavor LE, 34 ft, loaded, new tires, new carpet, Sirius XM, tag axle, & dish $13,900. 352-408-2870 Itasca Sundancer97 DL, 29 Class C basement model, Ford 460, V8, 26k mi. generator, $14k (352) 746-0683 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 FORD2001 Van Camper V-10, 64K mi. Exc Cond. Road ready. $25K obo. 419-7212 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. TERRY22 ft, Cream Puff Inside & Out Tandem Wheels $3,500 (352) 628-3674 TERRY22 ft, Cream Puff Inside & Out Tandem Wheels $3,500 (352) 628-3674 VIKING POPUP2011 2385 ST. Used 4 times, like new. Slide, electric lift, stove, refrigerator,A/C and heat. 352.464.0443 $5,800 BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID-$300 & UP (352) 771-6191 Taurus MetalRecycling Best Prices for your cars or trucks also biggest U-Pull-It with thousands of vehicles offering lowest price for parts 352-637-2100 WE B UY ALL A UT OS with or without titles ANY CONDITION Cindy (813) 505-6939 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 FORD2004, Mustang, Looking for a sports car? Here it is, 6 cyl. automatic, appointment Only Call 352-628-4600 Country Home + 80 Acres Land, Near App. St. Univ., Ideal for Summer Home In Cool. NC Mtns. 828-297-2669, details 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 Floral CityWaterfront. 6 adj. Lots, 3/4 acre on chain of lakes. Huge oaks, good fishing. $110,000 OBO. (352)596-2921 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 GOLF COURSE LOT in Terra Vista on Red Sox Path. $47,500.Call Ray 352-638-0905 PINE RIDGE1 ACRE By Owner, build ready, no fill, $26,900 (352) 249-7812 ** BUY, SELL** & TRADE CLEAN USED BOATS THREE RIVERS MARINE US 19 Crystal River **352-563-5510** ALUMICRAFT2013, V16, Black with floor, 2013 Suzuki 4 stroke mtr., trolling mtr. & trailer $5,250. (352) 419-5053 BayLiner Ciera Cabin Cruiser, 1990, 27 ft, owned 18 yrs, just replaced engine looks/runs good. $8500 352-795-1863 COBIA200017.5 Ft., 100H, Yam., 4 strk, Great Shape $5,700, 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 LOGIC2001 15Center Console 40 H.P.Yamaha, Galv. trailer,Bimini top,less than 12 hours. Not a rebuild. You can not tell this boat is not brand new! $5500. (352)563-0133 or (352)302-9159 LOWE20 PONTOON, 60hp Merc, new cover, + full canvas camper encl. askg. $6250. obo lv msg (352) 795-8792 QUANTUM1990 Bass Boat 15ft, 50HP,Too many items to list. Hurry it wont last. $2,500 (352)697-1910 Sportscraft 8827 Coastal Fisherman, cabin cruiser, $7,995 813-244-3945 352-634-4768 SUNBIRD Prowler 16.7 40HP Evin Trailer.,charge system Troll. motor. $3,200(352) 341-1950 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 Bike Carrier Early Model $25. Falcon 5250 Tow Bar $100 (352) 564-2541 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. 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Financing Consider 352 564-4100 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 RENT T O OWN 3 bd/ No credit ck! 352-464-6020 JADEMISSION.COM crystal River 3 bedroom. 2 bath. Ideal location near 7 rivers golf course $119,000...Also second home $59,900 2/2/1..Both homes in ex. cond. 352-220-4158 TAMI SCOTTExit Realty Leaders 352-257-2276 firstname.lastname@example.org When it comes to Realestate ... Im there for you The fishing is great Call me for your new Waterfront 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. Condo for SaleSugarmill Woods 2/2, 1,850 sq. ft. 35 Beech Street607-538-9351 Phyllis StricklandRealtorTHE MARKETIS GOODThinking of selling? Now is the time to get 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 PUBLISHERS NOTICE:All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis.To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Specializing in Acreage,Farms Ranches & Commercial Richard (Rick) Couch, Broker Couch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 212-3559 RCOUCH.com UNIQUE & HISTORIC Homes, Commercial Waterfront & Land Small Town Country Lifestyle OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989LET US FIND YOUAVIEW TO LOVEwww. crosslandrealty.com(352) 726-6644Crossland Realty Inc. 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 Built 2005, 2,300 SF, 1.7Acres 3/2 /2 AllAppliances, installed new in 2012, jetted tub, plantation blinds, newly painted interior/ext.,Relocating, $170,000 718-801-4497 Pine Ridge ,3 bedroom. 3 bath. with salt water pool, a 20x45 workshop and carport with 15 ft enclosed full solar compliment, solar electric, pool pump, pool heater,hot water and solar assisted air conditioning 352-746-9435 2 block homes side by side. 1/1, rented $450 each TAW. Good Cond. 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