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SEPTEMBER 2, 2014Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best CommunityVOL. 120 ISSUE 26 50 CITRUS COUNTYGage leads Warriors on and off volleyball court /B1 www.chronicleonline.com HIGH95LOW73Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of rain.PAGE A4TODAY& next morning TUESDAY AIR CONDITIONING AND APPLIANCE, INC. BayAreaCool.com License# CACO10415 000J66Y 795-2665 Air Conditioning & Heating America deserves a raise Associated PressMILWAUKEE President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economys revving performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections. America deserves a raise, he told a union crowd in Milwaukee, vowing to keep a hard sell on Congress in much the way he once courted his wife. I just wore her down, he cracked. Timing his push to Labor Day, the traditional start of the autumn campaign, Obama aggressively drew attention to recent economic gains, setting aside past caution on that subject. By almost every measure the American economy and American workers are better off than when I took office, he said, rattling off a string of improving economic indicators even while acknowledging not all people are benefiting. The engines, he said, are revving a little louder. It was, at least indirectly, a pep talk for Democrats facing tough races in a nation still gripped with economic anxieties. The emphasis on the minimum wage is designed to draw campaign contrasts with Republicans, many of whom maintain that an increase would hurt small businesses and slow down hiring. No one expects Congress to act on it before the November elections. Despite the absence of a federal increase, 13 states raised their minimum wages at the beginning of this year. Those states have added jobs at a faster pace than those that did not raise the wage, providing a counterpoint to a Congressional Budget Office report earlier this year that projected that a higher minimum wage of $10.10 an hour could cost the nation 500,000 jobs. Until now, Obama and his White House aides had been reluctant to Associated PressPresident Obama hugs Chris Harris, vice president of United Steel Workers Local 2-209, after being introduced Monday at Laborfest 2014 at Henry Maier Festival Park in Milwaukee. Obama renewed his call for an increase in the minimum wage. INSIDE INDEX Classifieds . . . .C9 Comics . . . . .C8 Community . . . .C6 Crossword . . . .C7 Editorial . . . . .A8 Entertainment . . .A4 Horoscope . . . .A4 Lottery Numbers . .B3 Lottery Payouts . .B3 Movies . . . . . .C8 Obituaries . . . .A6 TV Listings . . . .C7 Building history: Lowering demands: Emergencies:The Landmark Realty building previously housed the Inverness Womanss Club./ A3 Pro-Russian rebels soften their demand for full independence./A10 Guidelines help determine whether to go to an emergency room./ C1 Kevin Mallory hopes to increase pet adoptionsMIKEWRIGHT Staff writerINVERNESSKevin Mallory always liked horses. But to get in the saddle that was another thing. Then his children last year bought him a horse. Now Mallory is over his fear of horses and enjoys riding and caring for his horse. Its like a horse is a really big dog, he said, explaining the horses playful nature. I just think its really cool. Mallory doesnt back off from a challenge. Mallory, an 18-year veteran of animal services in Pasco County, including eight months as interim director, now has his first full-time directors job in Citrus. His job? Quieting concerns from pet advocates about shelter resources, or lack of them, that resulted in 1,863 cats and 468 dogs euthanized last year. Theres never a boring day, he said. Its always a challenge. I enjoy working with people. Mallory, who started work just three weeks ago, served 13 years in the Air Force. Upon retirement, he worked as a 911 dispatcher in Pasco County and then transferred to animal services as an animal control officer. He moved his way up the ranks to shelter supervisor and then interim director before taking the Citrus job. Mallory said he moved last year from Pasco to Bushnell, so the drive to and from Inverness is much shorter. Citrus Community Services Director Amy Engelken said Mallory brings much knowledge to the job. Kevins experience includes management of both community and field staff, budgeting, emergency management certifications and community partnerships with rescue groups, she said. The challenges in Citrus are nothing new. Any county facility has similar issues, he said. Anytime you run an open-admissions shelter you NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESS Last September, Inverness City Manager Frank DiGiovanni retired, sort of. After having reached the Florida Deferred Retirement Option Program (DROP) mandatory retirement date, DiGiovanni and the city contracted with SS Solutions, a staff leasing company based in St. Augustine, so DiGiovanni could continue in his role as city manager. Because SS Solutions generally only contracts with people for one year, as of Sept. 30, DiGiovannis contract with them ends. However, this doesnt mean ERYNWORTHINGTON Staff writerLECANTO The Centers Board of Directors had to look no further than their own campus to find the most qualified person to fill the vacant chief executive officer position. After an extensive nationwide search for the next CEO of the organization, the board of directors announced on Aug. 25 the selection of their Interim CEO Tim Cowart to fill the position. Cowart has been serving as interim CEO since March after the death of Charles Powell. Cowart served as second-incommand under Powells direction since 2013. He began his career at The Centers in Frank DiGiovanniInverness city manager. Tim Cowartappointed new CEO of The Centers. See CENTERS/ Page A5 See CONTRACT/ Page A5 New shelter director takes the reins See OBAMA/ Page A7 President Obama renews push for raising the minimum wage STEPHEN E. LASKO/For the ChronicleDirector of Citrus County Animal Services Kevin Mallory pets a stray horse being boarded at the animal shelter in Inverness. DiGiovanni contract on agenda The Centers appoints new CEO ON THE NET To view photos of pets available for adoption at the Citrus County Animal Shelter, go to www.citrus critters.com. See SHELTER/ Page A5
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Around theCOUNTY Purple Heart meeting Sept. 16The Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) will have its bimonthly meeting at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the Citrus County Builders Association, 1196 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), Lecanto, approximately a half mile south of State Road 44 on the west side of C.R. 491. All combat wounded veterans and parents, lineal descendants, spouses and siblings of living or deceased Purple Heart recipients are invited to attend the meeting and to become a Chapter 776 member. Visit the Chapter 776 website at www.citrus purpleheart.org or call 352382-3847.Essays sought for contestThe Save Our Waters Week Committee of Citrus County is sponsoring an essay contest for local students. Students in grades six through 12 are invited to participate in the 2014 contest titled, Florida Springs A Treasure in Jeopardy. The original work of between 300 and 500 words must be submitted by Friday, Oct.3. There are two categories of competition: one for students in the sixth through eighth grade and the second for high school students. First-place winners will be awarded $100 and their compositions will be published in the Chronicle Secondand third-place winners will receive attraction tickets. Email Janet Mulligan at SOWWessay email@example.com. Vets sought to speak to classroomsThe Veterans Appreciation Week Ad Hoc Coordinating Committee will have its annual Veterans in the Classroom program Nov.5 to 14, as part of its 22nd annual Veterans Appreciation Week activities. Coordinated by the Citrus County Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), the Veterans in the Classroom program brings living history to the classrooms of the countys public and private schools, as well as homeschool groups. Veterans share with students their firsthand military experiences in peace and war. The programs success has generated the need for additional veterans to share their experiences. Persian Gulf, Afghanistan, Iraq, Air Force, National Guard and women veterans are especially needed. Interested veterans are encouraged to contact Mac McLeod at 352-746-1384 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or, Bob Crawford at 352270-9025 or baddogusmc @tampabay.rr.com. From staff reports STATE& LOCAL Page A3TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Special to the ChronicleA free NACo Prescription Discount Card is available to residents in a joint effort between Citrus County and the National Association of Counties (NACo), according to Citrus County government. County residents without prescription coverage can use this program. Even if an individual has prescription insurance coverage, they may still benefit from the discount card since it may save money on prescriptions that an existing plan does not cover. The card must be presented when you pick up your prescription to get the best price available. Its easy to use. Simply print a card or pick one up at a local library or community center and present it at a participating retail pharmacy along with your prescriptions, and save an average of 24 percent on prescription drugs. There are no limits on how many times the card can be used. This card can be used for the whole family, including pets. If a pet is prescribed a medication that is also used for humans, ask your veterinarian for a prescription to use at a participating pharmacy. There are no claim forms to fill out and no membership fees. Residents can visit www.caremark.com/naco to learn about the discount program, print out a personalized ID card for themselves, or access other program tools. Savings are available immediately at any participating pharmacy. Contact Deb Bloss at 352-341-6429 or visit www.bocc.citrus.fl.us/ commissioners/naco.htm. Prescription cards available from county Special to the ChronicleStarting at noon Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Homosassa Museum Caf, the Nature Coast Friends of the Blues will have a benefit party to help the organizations founder, Susan Mitchell, who suffers ALS (Lou Gehrigs Disease). Susan has been active in volunteering and community involvement for several years. The cost is $10 and all are invited. All funds raised will go to the Mitchells to help defray medical bills. Musicians grateful for the opportunities Susan gave them will be playing all afternoon. They are encouraged to come early to sign up for their time slot. Those planning to perform include: Shades of Gray, PD Smith, Ben Medrano, Sally Smith Adams, Becky PujolJones and the Cool Corporate Cats. Quiche and orange juice or mimosas will be served in the early part of the afternoon, followed by dessert during the music. Friends from organizations Susan belonged to are contributing food and other items. These groups include Leadership Citrus, Citrus 20/20, the Chamber of Commerce, the Cultural Alliance, Pumped for Success, and Hospice. Auctions will add to the fun. Items for auction will include gift certificates, art, wine baskets, a musical saw, music lessons, and trail guiding. For more information about about the event or to purchase tickets, call Linda at 352-7460655. Party to benefit founder of local blues organization NANCYKENNEDY Staff writerINVERNESSIt was April5, 1917, the eve of Americas entry into World WarI, when the Inverness Womans Club was founded. In 1937, for the clubs 20th anniversary, town poet laureate Phebe Kendrick Thompson wrote:Just 20 years ago, dear friends, some of us met and planned To sit no longer by the stream, nor longer idly stand, While world events were rushing by in a history-making race, So we organized our Womans Club and proudly took our place.The building the club occupied from the early 1920s until 2000, when longtime Inverness resident Linda Bega bought it for her Landmark Realty office, was originally occupied by the office of Superintendent of Schools R.L. Turner. He moved his office to the Historic Courthouse in 1917. It was a tiny building with angled sides, Bega said. Theres still part of that left here, and the back door is still its original angle. The building was enlarged in 1922, paid off in 1926 and became a library, as well as the meeting place of the Kiwanis Club. However, for more than 75 years, the building belonged to the women of Inverness. According to Hampton Dunns Back Home, as World War I raged overseas, the women of Inverness wanted to do their part for the war effort, as well as working for the betterment of the community. The Womans Club formed as a central group, combining several womens organizations, including the Inverness Village Improvement Society, which was responsible for planting many of the stately oak trees in the area, the Library Association and a standing committee for the Red Cross. Dunn wrote that in 1918, the Inverness Womans Club planted oak trees on the grounds of the grammar school and named each tree for an Inverness hometown young man who was in military service. During World WarI, club members met to roll bandages, knit sweaters and scarves for servicemen. Citrus High School used the building for its proms. Except for putting up portable partitions and walls to make a conference room, the building is the same as it was when Bega bought it, with its original wainscoting and hardwood floors and odd angles. Being right here on Main Street, so many people who have been here forever stop and tell me about coming to school dances here. Functions, graduations everything was held here at the Womans Club, Bega said. When we bought it, it still had a stage and the original stage lights, this galvanized trough with light bulbs in it. We havent really changed a thing. Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at352-5642927 or nkennedy@chronicle online.com. NANCY KENNEDY /ChronicleToday, the Inverness Womans Club building at 311 W. Main St. in Inverness is the home of Landmark Realty, owned by Linda Bega. She purchased it in 2000. A building of their own First home of Inverness Womans Club a witness to towns rich history Special to the ChronicleAn undated photo of the Inverness Womans Club building at 311 W. Main St. in Inverness. This building is part of the city of Inverness Historic Plaque/Walk of History program. Associated PressPLANT CITY Floridas two main rivals for governor kicked their campaigns into gear on Monday as both Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist lashed out at each other in an effort to ramp up enthusiasm among core voters. Scott, the Republican incumbent seeking a second term, started a two-week bus tour at stops in eastern Hillsborough County and Bradenton, where he derided Crist as a slick politician and smooth talker. Hes just like Barack Obama. He thinks money grows on trees, Scott said. Those two are exactly the same. They are in for big spending, more debt and higher taxes. Crist, who was elected as a Republican in 2006 but is seeking a second term as a Democrat, made his own effort to connect with Democratic voters by attending Labor Day picnics being put on by central Florida unions. He blasted Scott as a corporate governor who is crushing the middle class because hes allowing utility companies and property insurance companies to raise their rates. Crist scoffed at Scotts pledges to increase spending on the environment and education and said they were an election-year conversion intended to get people to forget Scotts record. Hes trying to be more like me, and I understand it because we do whats right for people and he does whats right for corporations, Crist said. Governors race heats up on Labor Day
Birthday Before saying yes to everyone, it will be necessary to get your priorities straight. Your high energy level will cause you to miscalculate how much you can accomplish this year. Put your responsibilities first and foremost to avoid jeopardizing your health or your position. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) Someone close to you will cause disappointment. Speak up if you feel youve been taken for granted. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) A travel opportunity is apparent. Check out locations that you find interesting or that could lead to a lifestyle change. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) Be resourceful when it comes to impressing people who can help you further your career. Networking will lead to an interesting conversation with someone influential. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Prepare to face not only your troubles, but everyone elses grievances as well. Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) Expect to face some dishonest dealing. Keep your plans and intentions a secret to avoid having someone take credit for your ideas. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Your ability to absorb and utilize information is the key factor that will help you reach your goals. Your skills, insight and innovative approach will generate positive attention and recognition. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Dont get drawn into a battle of the wills today. Aries (March 21-April 19) If you join a variety of groups or participate in numerous activities, you will get to share your feelings and beliefs with interesting individuals. Taurus (April 20-May 20) Moneymaking opportunities are within your reach. Real estate or investment ventures have the potential to yield a tangible return. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Dont let a negative person dampen your spirits. Get out and socialize or do some entertaining with lively, fun-loving people, and see how quickly your mood turns around. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Changes are happening in the workplace. Sign up for a business course or conference that will help further your vocational goals. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Participate in activities that are conducive to expanding romantic opportunities. TodaysHOROSCOPES Today is Tuesday, Sept. 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year. Todays Highlight: On Sept. 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered in ceremonies aboard the USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, ending World War II. On this date: In 1666, the Great Fire of London broke out. In 1789, the United States Treasury Department was established. In 1864, during the Civil War, Union Gen. William T. Shermans forces occupied Atlanta. In 1901, Vice President Theodore Roosevelt offered the advice, Speak softly and carry a big stick in a speech at the Minnesota State Fair. In 1935, a Labor Day hurricane slammed into the Florida Keys, claiming more than 400 lives. Ten years ago: President George W. Bush summoned the nation toward victory over terrorism and economic security at home as he accepted his partys nomination for a second term at the Republican National Convention in New York. Five years ago: Pfizer agreed to pay a record $2.3 billion settlement for illegal drug promotion. One year ago: On her fifth try, U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad became the first person to swim from Cuba to Florida without the help of a shark cage. Todays Birthdays: Actor-comedian Chuck McCann is 80. Pro and College Football Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw is 66. Basketball Hall of Famer Nate Archibald is 66. International Tennis Hall of Famer Jimmy Connors is 62. Actress Linda Purl is 59. Actor Keanu Reeves is 50. International Boxing Hall of Famer Lennox Lewis is 49. Actress Salma Hayek is 48. Thought for Today: If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse; however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that. 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Please recycle your newspaper.www.chronicleonline.com Published every Sunday through Saturday By Citrus Publishing LLC1624 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 MDA telethon raises $52 millionCHICAGO The Muscular Dystrophy Associations nationally broadcast annual telethon has raised about $52.3 million in contributions over the Labor Day weekend. The two-hour MDA Show of Strength aired Sunday on ABC, and the organization said it will continue accepting donations through Monday. A final tallys expected Tuesday. MDA President and CEO Steven M. Derks said it was inspiring to see so many celebrities, musicians and athletes join forces to help raise money for the treatment of muscular dystrophy and related diseases. Grammy-winner LeAnn Rimes, Rascal Flatts and hiphop star Jason Derulo were part of the shows lineup this year, along with other entertainers. The telethon was the fourth since comedian Jerry Lewiss 45-year role as host ended. The 2013 telethon raised more than $59 million.Jennifer Lawrence requests nude pics investigationLOS ANGELES A publicist for Jennifer Lawrence said the actress has contacted authorities after nude photos of her were apparently stolen and posted online. Intimate images of the Oscar winning actress began appearing online on Sunday and nude images purported to be of other female celebrities were also being circulated online. The source of the leak wasnt immediately known. Lawrences publicist Liz Mahoney calls the posts a flagrant violation of privacy. She said Lawrence, the star of The Hunger Games movies, has asked authorities to prosecute whoever is posting the photos. Mahoney declined to provide any further details.Celebrity chef charged with DUISOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. Celebrity chef Todd English who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said. Police in Southampton said English was arrested Sunday morning on a county road on Long Island. He made a court appearance later in the day, and authorities said he posted $1,500 bail. The circumstances of the arrest were unavailable. Englishs lawyer, Edward Burke Jr ., said they adamantly deny the allegations and look forward to addressing this matter in a court of law. The chef, whose full name is William Todd English, is the creative force behind a number of restaurants around the country, including Olives, Figs and Fish Club. He also has been a regular on television programs including Iron Chef USA. English has written several cookbooks and has been honored by the James Beard Foundation for excellence and achievement in cuisine. In September 2009, his former fiance was charged with assault, and authorities accused her of hitting him with a metal wristwatch, leaving him needing multiple stitches. The couple had been scheduled to get married, but English called off the wedding. A judge in January 2010 closed the case without prison or probation based on her going through anger management and performing community service. From wire reports Associated PressDonnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy tied the knot Sunday in a ceremony outside Chicago, McCarthys publicist, Brad Cafarelli, confirmed. Its the second marriage for both 45-yearold Wahlberg and 41-year-old McCarthy. Wahlberg still performs with his boy band New Kids on the Block and also stars in the CBS police drama Blue Bloods. He also appears in an A&E reality show about a family restaurant called Wahlburgers thats run by his brother Paul. A4TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 000J5ZH in Todays Citrus County Chronicle LEGAL NOTICES Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . C12 Notices to Creditors/Adminstration . . C12 Self Storage Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . C13
LOCAL/STATECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 A5 527-0012 72 HOUR BLIND FACTORY FAUX WOOD BLINDS, TOP TREATMENTS DRAPERY, SHADES, SHUTTERS VERTICALS B LIND S 1657 W. GULF TO LAKE HWY LECANTO 2012 2012 2012 2012 www.72-hourblinds.com 000IZKC 000J5MA 000J3RC 000ISKX 2002 as the social services coordinator, working directly with physicians, nursing staff and patients on the Crisis Stabilization Unit. He served as financial analyst for three years and then took on the role as The Centers chief financial officer in 2011, according to The Centers public relations and development coordinator Meghan Shay. The Board is pleased to provide The Centers with this high caliber of leadership, said Gary Norman, board president in a press release. Tim Cowart has industry knowledge, business experience and demonstrated success that provides the board and staff with great confidence for the future. The Centers is a nonprofit organization that provides both inpatient and outpatient mental health services in Marion and Citrus counties. In response to becoming CEO, Mr. Cowart said, It is a great honor to have the opportunity to lead The Centers and the remarkable team of professionals that make up our organization. The Centers has overcome significant adversity over the past year and our staff faced these challenges with strong resolve. I am eager to continue the momentum and collective energy that has been generated over the past several months. I look forward to leading the organization into the future providing exceptional care for our community by focusing on our mission to strengthen lives with compassionate healing.Contact Chronicle education reporter Eryn Worthington at 352-5635660, ext. 1334, or eworthington@chronicle online.com. The Centers achieves top accreditation Recently, The Centers announced the achievement of a three-year accreditation by CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) International, which is the maximum consecutive accreditation attainable. The Centers underwent an extensive on-site survey conducted b y three CARF expert surveyors. Upon completion, the surveyors shared that of facilities they have reviewed internationally, The Centers is one of the best, exhibiting an atmosphere of respect for the dignity and rights of the persons served, according to The Centers public relations and development coordinator Meghan Shay. CENTERSContinued from Page A1 take in more animals than you have room for. So the goal, he said, is to reduce the number of animals coming in and increasing the pet adoptions going out. The shelter has about 100 dogs and 75 cats and is overcrowded. Generally, he said, about half the animals are strays and the other half are surrendered by their owners. Its the second number he wants to target. Mallory said hes working on a plan to allow owners to drop off their dogs or cats only when the shelter has room to take them. He said pet owners could find other avenues friends or rescue organizations. Educating pet owners about the benefits of spay or neuter will reduce the animal population. He said Pasco County cut its incoming cat and dog population by 60 percent in 10 years by emphasizing a sterilization program. Mallory is working with volunteer groups and rescue organizations to find ways, within his means, of reducing the dog and cat population without euthanizing. I work well with these people generally, he said. Lets see what we can do to work through these issues. During his short tenure, Mallory has already seen things he likes. He said the shelters veterinarian, Dr. Danesh Ayromloo, has clinic hours on Thursday for residents to bring in their pets for vaccinations or heartworm tests. For a schedule of times and fees, see www.citruscritters. com. He also is impressed with the website, which not only shows photos of pets available for adoption, but also encourages residents to search the site for their lost pets. After five days in the shelter, dogs and cats not claimed are available for adoption. Responsibility rests with the pet owners, he said. They need to go looking for their animals, Mallory said. And he was surprised to see the Citrus shelter accepts livestock, such as chickens, rabbits and horses. One horse wearing a halter was found by someone who kept it a few days hoping its owner would show up. When that didnt happen, the quarter horse ended up at the shelter. This recent addition has Mallory baffled. How do you not know, he said, that your horse is missing?Contact Chronicle reporter Mike Wright at 352563-3228 or mwright@ chronicleonline.com. SHELTERContinued from Page A1 hell be out of a job. Hes a very big asset to the city and we still need him a little longer, said Ken Hinkle, council president. At tonights regular city council meeting, council members will discuss creating a city employment contract with DiGiovanni. If they decide to work out a contract with me it will be very much akin to the one I used to have, and Ill remain with the city until 2016, DiGiovanni said. I have every intention to stay until the end of 2016 for the completion of the Valerie Theatre and to work on the open-air market project and help with the planning of the expanded CRA (Community Redevelopment Area). I love what I do, he said. Its a lot of work, a lot of hours, but I enjoy every minute of it. Also on tonights agenda: The semi-annual city crime statistics report from the Citrus County Sheriffs Office Public hearings regarding land acquisition and a flood map ordinance A discussion about the nine-point agreement between the city and the county that has yet to be finalized. The public is invited to attend the council meeting, which starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Inverness Government Center, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness.Contact Chronicle reporter Nancy Kennedy at 352-564-2927 or nkennedy @chronicleonline.com. CONTRACTContinued from Page A1 Kevin Mallorynew shelter director spent 13 years in the U.S. Air Force and 18 years in animal services in Pasco County. Ave Maria surpasses 1,000student milestoneAVE MARIA The new school year at Ave Maria University is the first without funding from Dominos Pizza founder Tom Monaghan. Monaghan bankrolled the Roman Catholic school during its construction and development phase. President Jim Towey told the NewsPress that Monaghan has followed through with a seven-year plan to wean the school off his money. The fall term began Monday. Ave Marias enrollment has surpassed the 1,000-student milestone for the first time with 1,081 students on campus. The school opened in 2003 in temporary quarters in Naples. Its permanent campus opened in 2007. Towey expects 1,500 undergraduates by 2017.Volusia County has sixth shark bite of seasonNEW SMYRNA BEACH Authorities say a 13-year-old girl was treated and released after being bitten by a shark in the waters off central Florida. Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue Capt. Tammy Marris said the Boca Raton girl was body-surfing Sunday afternoon in New Smyrna Beach when she was bitten on the calf. Marris told The Daytona Beach News-Journal the girl was in waist-deep water. Its the sixth shark bite of the season in Volusia County.Aquarium plans to drop animal showsCLEARWATER No animal performances will be held at a redesigned aquatic center planned by the Florida aquarium featured in the Dolphin Tale movies. The Clearwater Marine Aquarium was the location of the 2011 Dolphin Tale movie inspired by the real-life rescue and rehabilitation of Winter the dolphin, which was fitted with a prosthetic tail. A sequel scheduled to hit theaters this month focuses on another dolphin calf named Hope rescued in 2010. Aquarium officials said rehabilitation and marine rescues, not entertainment, will be the focus of the new $68 million downtown aquatic center. The aquarium cut the price tag for the new center by nearly $100 million by dropping typical entertainment facilities such as a dolphin stadium. Guests will be able to view staff working with animals from platforms and walkways. State BRIEFS From wire reports
William Reid Morrison Jr., 87HOMOSASSAWilliam Reid Morrison, Jr. of Homosassa, Florida, passed away on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Hospice House in Lecanto, Florida. He was 87 years old. He was born on January 11, 1927 in Brookline, Massachusetts to the late Dr. William R. Morrison, Sr. and Victoria E. (Benner) Morrison. He was one of four siblings in his family. He was a graduate of Belmont High School (Class of 1944) in Massachusetts, Massachusetts Maritime Academy (Class of 1947), and Harvard College (Class of 1951). He attended Harvard Business School in 1953-54. Bill married Ann Grayson McCoy of Stamford, Connecticut on September 14, 1963. They had three children Sarah W. Fallon of North Chelmsford, Massachusetts, James R. Morrison (Krissena) of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and William A. Morrison of Homosassa, Florida. Bill worked for several organizations in his life. In his early years, he worked at the Sprague Steamship Company in Boston. He served in the U.S. Navy before and during the Korean War. After the Navy, he worked at Remington Rand UNIVAC, first as a programmer and then as a sales representative. He went on to become VicePresident Sales for Investment Companies Services Corporation (ICSC) owned by Keystone Custodian Funds, Inc. Finally, Bill utilized his entrepreneurial spirit and opened his own broker and real estate investor business in Belmont, Massachusetts. Bill was a Past Master of Harvard Masonic Lodge in Cambridge, Massachusetts and the Simon Robinson Lodge in Lexington, Massachusetts. He served on numerous boards in Belmont and Cambridge, Massachusetts and was a volunteer at Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast facility in Florida. His favorite place to summer was in Roland Park, Center Ossipee, New Hampshire with his family and friends which provided him with frequent swims in Little Dan Hole Pond. He is survived by his wife and three children, his brother Donald C. Morrison of Sherborn, Massachusetts, his two sisters, Victoria E. Hughes of Issaquah, Washington and Cordelia K. Swanson of Portage, Indiana, and four grandchildren, Graham W. Fallon of North Chelmsford, Massachusetts, James R. Morrison, Jr., Abigail L. Morrison, and Ellen M. Morrison of Meadville, Pennsylvania. Funeral services will be conducted at Memorial Church, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, Massachusetts and a memorial service in Homosassa, Florida at a later date. His internment will take place at Willow Court, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Massachusetts with military honors and a brief Masonic committal service conducted by The Harvard Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of Cambridge, Massachusetts and the Simon W. Robinson Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of Lexington, Massachusetts. 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He also enjoyed grilling out with family. Pete enjoyed training and spoiling his chihuahua, Sandy. He liked to play his guitar, harmonica and make a train whistle sound that his grandchildren loved. He liked to travel with his wife and explore new things. His family said he was a loving, caring and tender-hearted husband, father and (great) grandfather that loved spending time with his (great) grandchildren. He loved to play outside with his grandchildren, having adventures with them. He treated everyone like he wanted to be treated and made you feel loved and part of the family. He loved his family unconditionally and believed in his Heavenly Father. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 56 years, Mary Rouse; son Daniel (wife Julie) Rouse and Allen (wife Colleen) Rouse, all of Floral City; daughter Cynthia (husband Edward) Pusey, of Inverness; nine grandchildren, Clinton, Natasha (husband Stanley), Jackie (husband Dave), Jesse, Cody, Christine, Cheyanne, Andy and Shanny; and six great-grandchildren, Carmyn, Trysta, Cassydie, Justin, Trynidie and Autumn. He is also survived by brothers, Jay, June and Charles Rouse, and a sister, Mona Ramsey. He was preceded in death by brothers, Nova and Bert Rouse, and sisters, Eva Wilson and Ruby Peterson. Private cremation arrangements are under the care of Chas. E. Davis Funeral Home with Crematory, Inverness. The family will host a memorial service at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Dannys residence. Sign the guest book at www.chronicleonline.com.Carol Vadnais, 68FORMER NHL PLAYERNEW YORK Former NHL defenseman Carol Vadnais, a six-time all-star, has died. He was 68. 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economic trends, worried that some may prove illusory or that, even if they hold, many working Americans continue to live on the edge of poverty and take no comfort in the upswing. But in Milwaukee, Obama dared to say of the job picture, Were on a streak. White House aides still insist they are not declaring full victory over the lingering effects of a recession that ended five years ago. But White House officials believe it is time to highlight recent improvements, in part to strengthen a difficult political environment for Democrats and to counter public perceptions that are eroding the presidents public approval. Officials said Obamas most compelling case is to compare the economy now to what he inherited in 2009 in the aftermath of a near Wall Street meltdown. Obama, whose public approval is at about 40 percent, has also been cautious about making appearances in states with close midterm political contests and where his popularity might be even lower. But in coming to Wisconsin, he brought his Labor Day message to the state that was the epicenter of a fight over the collective bargaining rights of public employees. Labor Secretary Tom Perez and several national labor leaders came with him. In Wisconsin, Republican Gov. Scott Walker, who pushed through a law that stripped most public sector union members of their ability to collectively bargain, is now in a tight reelection campaign and has been mentioned as a potential GOP presidential candidate in 2016. Polls find that Walker and Democrat Mary Burke are deadlocked with the election just over two months away. Walker was at General Mitchell International Airport to greet Obama upon his arrival in Milwaukee. Walker also greeted the labor leaders accompanying Obama, including Mary Kay Henry of the Services Employees International Union and Leo Gerard of the United Steelworkers Union. The White House is encouraging Democrats to draw attention to the recovery as they head into the November mid-term elections. In an August memo to House and Senate Democrats, Obamas top two economic advisers underscored the positive news: more than 200,000 jobs created per month for six consecutive months, a sixyear high in auto sales, second-quarter economic growth that exceeded expectations and an expanding manufacturing sector. The unemployment rate stands at 6.2 percent, dropping 1.1 points over the past year, and the stock market has nearly tripled in five years.CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 A7 000J711 Not a Chain Store No Salesmen 31 Years of Experience You Can Trust HEAR CLEARER NOW! HEAR CLEARER NOW! 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According to her arrest affidavit, Parmley was in a vehicle pulled over on a routine traffic stop. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and five oxycodone pills were found in her possession. Her bond was set at $2,000. Justin Libby, 22, of East Sunray Lane, Floral City, at 7:58 p.m. Aug. 29 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Libby was pulled over on a routine traffic stop. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and five oxycodone pills were found in his possession, along with a blue bong. His bond was set at $3,000. Richard Morales Jr., 39, of East Walton Drive, Floral City, at 7:58 p.m. Aug. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Morales was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over on a routine traffic stop. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs a silver smoking pipe was found in his possession. His bond was set at $1,000. Pedro Carrasquillo, 30, at 10:07 p.m. Aug. 29 on an active Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania warrant for the crime of escaping, making him a fugitive from justice. His bond was denied. Horton Teeple III, 39, of Southwest 156th Place, Dunnellon, at 8:51 p.m. Aug. 29 on felony charges of grand theft auto and grand theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Teeple is accused of stealing a trailer full of tools from the victims yard. Deputies were alerted and Teeple was apprehended at a nearby gas station. The trailer had an approximate value of $3,000 and the tools were valued at approximately $2,000. His bond was set at $4,000. Pamela Storey, 32, of Suncoast Boulevard, Homosassa, at 12:54 a.m. Aug. 30 on an active warrant for three counts of refusing to require minor students to attend school. Her bond was set at $750. Dennis Coan, 34, of South Woodside Terrace, Homosassa, at 1:19 a.m. Aug. 30 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance. According to his arrest affidavit, Coan was pulled over for running a stop sign and speeding. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and approximately one gram of methamphetamine was found in his possession. Coans bond was set at $2,000. Jessica Burger, 25, of North Berlin Point, Inverness, at 10:37 a.m. Aug. 30 on felony charges of trafficking in stolen property and grand theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Burger is accused of stealing six pieces of jewelry with a total value of approximately $2,480 and pawning a necklace valued at $1,530 for $50. Her bond was set at $7,000. For the RECORD John Morgan: The man behind the medical pot drive Associated PressORLANDO The worst day of John Morgans life was when his brother snapped his neck diving into a Walt Disney World lagoon while working as a lifeguard. It left him a quadriplegic. That day also set Morgan, the man behind Floridas medical marijuana ballot initiative, on a course that would make him a wealthy and locally famous personal injury lawyer. Morgan, then an undergraduate student, watched as Disneys lawyers successfully fought his brother at every turn. When the case eventually boiled down to a workers compensation claim, even then the big corporation beat the little guy. Instead of settling, Disney said Tim Morgan could still work as a resort telephone operator on the graveyard shift. It was like, Weve crushed you. I was so frustrated. I knew what I was going to do, Morgan said he would get revenge against those who hurt his brother and those like them. And Ive never done anything else. Thats not quite true. Since then hes also wielded a lot of political influence; started an investment firm with retired NBA star Grant Hill; opened a crime museum in Washington, D.C., with Americas Most Wanted host John Walsh; built a string of science-themed attractions called Wonderworks; and spent $4 million to get the medical marijuana proposal on the November ballot an issue also inspired by his brother Tim, who smokes pot to help control muscle spasms he still suffers from his diving injury. John Morgan, 58, began Morgan & Morgan in 1988 with three lawyers. It now has 260 lawyers in 23 offices across six states, built in part by being a pioneer among personal injury lawyers who advertise on television and billboards. His ads blanket the state. Morgan counts presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton among his friends and former Gov. Charlie Crist, who is again running for governor, is an employee. Morgan is a huge political donor who has raised millions of dollars for candidates usually Democrats, but hes also written checks for Republicans. And his personality is as big as his law firm. Hes charismatic, with a sense of humor thats often sprinkled with profanity. He is not shy about his fondness for Tennessee whiskey, but after a 1997 DUI he said doesnt get behind the wheel if he has even a single drink. Instead he has a black limousine and a driver. Morgan doesnt hide his wealth, but he is generous with it. An Orlando food bank named its distribution center after his firm when he and his wife Ultima donated $2 million to the organization. He hands out large denomination bills when approached by the homeless and helps many others privately. He has a you-cant-take-it-withyou attitude about his millions. Ive been to a thousand funerals. Ive never seen a U-Haul hooked up to a hearse, Morgan, holding a whiskey on the rocks, told the Tampa Bay Young Republicans this spring while talking about the marijuana initiative. The GOP group took some heat for inviting Morgan to the event. Executive director Lacey Wickline acknowledged that many Republicans dont like Morgan because of his political stances and unapologetic style. But Wickline said Morgan is a huge Florida employer and investor and simply a nice guy who likes to help people. Hes kind of like Bill Clinton in that he makes you feel like the most important person in the room. He just has that much charisma and I think its absolutely genuine, she said. Hes worked his butt off. Hes built this empire and I just admire that regardless of what we disagree on politically. Those fighting him on the medical marijuana issue arent so positive about Morgan. Hes been very nasty and very unprofessional to the people debating him, said Calvina Fay, executive director of the Drug Free America Foundation. Morgan admits when challenged, he fights back hard. When somebody comes looking for a fight, I will take out my right hand with an open palm and slap them down to the ground, he said. Morgan is the oldest of five children born to alcoholic parents. His father had a hard time holding a job and his mother was an angry drunk. He remembers at 14 driving and with no drivers license packing his siblings into a car and checking into a motel to escape her. He said looking back now, its hard to imagine that was his life. We were dealing with the hellcat, he said. She was one of these that would wake up and just be coming at ya, belligerent as hell, just blind running drunk. So Morgan spent a lot of his time working. At 14 he was flipping burgers at a Dairy Queen. He said the job made him feel sky high and he liked the feeling of having money in his pocket. In college he worked at Disney as a costumed character, beginning as the The Jungle Book orangutan King Louie and later portraying Fiddler Pig and finally Pluto. John Morganspent $4 million to get the medical marijuana proposal on the November ballot.
OPINION Page A8TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 Supporters make a differenceLocal businesses do a lot to support nonprofit organizations throughout Citrus County, and many have asked me what they can do to help. Here at Mid Florida Homeless Coalition, our efforts to prevent and end homelessness constantly stretch our needs, time and resources to their limits. Without the support and kindness of these businesses, we would never see the kinds of growth and progress we have experienced in the past few years. This year, we are fortunate enough to have a dedicated office for the first time, giving us room for better management of time, volunteers and distribution of information. Of course, the facility also comes with the need for the basics. One of our key supporters is Smartphone Experts. They have been a supporter of Mid Florida Homeless Coalition over the years in many ways, from monetary holiday donations to guidance to website support. So when they heard that we were finally getting an office, they were the first to offer help. Just like when a person goes from a homeless shelter to a home and they are lacking the basic necessities, we were lacking basic office furniture. Smartphone Experts and Social Media Design (now both under one roof) came to our rescue with a donation of cubicles, chairs, bookshelves, tables, file cabinets and more. These gently used items are a blessing to our organization and will help make us even more productive in the future. Our thanks to these two local companies for their support, and to Diana Kingree for the mentoring she continues to provide.Barbara Wheeler Mid Florida Homeless Coalition Ionce knew a curmudgeonly physician whose wife practiced family therapy. In her off hours, she often counseled a small army of girlfriends through romantic entanglements. One evening at dinner, the grumpy doctor decided hed heard enough secondhand tales of woe. Look, he said. I know people have got to (bleep). It was covered in the medical school curriculum. But they certainly dont have to talk about it to the exclusion of all else, do they? Thats my attitude toward the 2016 presidential race. Im assuming that Hillary Clintons running because of how ostentatiously shes not made up her mind. By sitting tight, she basically freezes potential Democratic rivals in place, passively using her lead in opinion polls to prevent others from raising money. Otherwise, cant we please, please wait until 2016 to obsess about it around the clock? There will be three World Series, two NBA championships and a couple of NCAA football seasons between now and then. Politically speaking, well be in a different world. But no, were not going to get even an August recess if the Washington infotainment industry gets its way. Witness the recent stir over Clintons ill-advised interview with The Atlantics Jeffrey Goldberg, a colloquy quickly cartoonized into a rebuke of President Obama that never actually happened. For now, the only important thing is to recognize how these media quasi-events take shape. Guided by Goldberg, headline writers focused on a throwaway line characterized by the inimitable Maureen Dowd as a cheap shot at President Obama ... calling him a wimp just as he was preparing to order airstrikes against ISIS. Clinton said this: Great nations need organizing principles, and Dont do stupid stuff is not an organizing principle. Actually, President Obamas version of the slogan was earthier. However, turning Hillarys paraphrase into an insult required ignoring almost everything she said about his administrations foreign policy. Why had Obama used the phrase? I think he was trying to communicate to the American people that hes not going to do something crazy, Clinton said. Ive sat in too many rooms with the president. Hes thoughtful; hes incredibly smart, and able to analyze a lot of different factors that are all moving at the same time. I think he is cautious because he knows what he inherited, both the two wars and the economic front, and he has expended a lot of capital and energy trying to pull us out of the hole were in. So I think that thats a political message. Does that sound like a slam to you? Elsewhere, Clinton added, It was stupid to do what we did in Iraq and to have no plan about what to do after we did it. That was really stupid. Shed voted for the Iraq war, you may recall. Dowd certainly remembered. The erratic New York Timescolumnist bitterly blamed Hillary for the death of her friend Michael Kelly, the first embedded journalist to die there. Dowd neglected to mention Kellys own September 2002 column calling Al Gore wretched, vile, contemptible and worse for opposing the invasion. I guess she forgot. But did Hillary really argue that if Obama had armed Syrian moderates as shed recommended as secretary of state, that the United States wouldnt have to be bombing ISIS fanatics in Iraq today blowing our own tanks and APCs to smithereens that they captured from fleeing Iraqi soldiers? That was another headline take from The Atlantic interview. Once again, no, she did not. Indeed, she reminded Goldberg that the chapter on Syria in her recent book was entitled A Wicked Problem. I cant sit here today, Clinton said, and say that if we had done what I recommended, and what (then-U.S. Ambassador) Robert Ford recommended, that wed be in a demonstrably different place ... I dont think we can claim to know. Obamas position was that the idea of an effective fighting force of Syrian moderates is essentially a fantasy. He said exactly that to CBS Morning News last May, although hes since asked Congress for $500 million to help train and equip this fantasy army money hes unlikely to get. James Fallows argues that people who thought the U.S. could stage-manage the Syrian civil war were deluding themselves: Yeah, we should have done something in Syria to prevent the rise of ISIS. But the U.S. did a hell of a lot of somethings in Iraq over the past decade, with a lot more leverage than it could possibly have had in Syria. And the result of the somethings in Iraq was ... ? Well, it was the mad fanatics of ISIS. Actually, The Atlantic interview is fascinating, if not for the ballyhooed reasons. Hillary Clinton has provocative things to say about U.S. foreign policy some alarming, and others more about political positioning than anything else. Come 2016, there will be plenty of time to discuss them.Arkansas Times columnist Gene Lyons is a National Magazine Award winner. You can email Lyons at eugene firstname.lastname@example.org. Ninety percent of politicians give the other 10 percent a bad reputation.Henry Kissinger Media already smearing Hillary 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 chief SAVE OUR WATERS WEEK Do your part to keep countys water clean What a great way to spend a Saturday morning: going outdoors with friends, chatting and getting a little exercise while accomplishing good things for our county. Save the date: Saturday, Sept. 20. Its Citrus Countys 19th annual Lakes, Rivers and Coastal Cleanup. Every year on the third Saturday of September, volunteers remove debris from shorelines, waterways and beaches of our lakes, rivers, bays and ponds. Previous participants know its like a very ugly treasure hunt. Last year, some 600 volunteers on 23 teams collected about 2,560 pounds of debris from our waters. The top three types of recovered trash were cigarette butts, plastic bags and bottles, and food wrappers and containers. Volunteers also found tires, furniture, appliances, diapers and more. This debris does not put itself into our waters. Be one of the local good guys and help to get it out. Save Our Waters Week (SOWW) runs from Sept. 20 through 27. It is led by the citizen group Citrus 20/20 in partnership with county government, the water management district and a range of community organizations. This years theme is Florida Springs A Treasure in Jeopardy. Participate in any of more than a dozen interesting activities, many of them free. Events range from such active pursuits as the countywide coastal cleanup and lyngbya algae cleanups at Hunter Springs and Three Sisters Springs (followed by a volunteer appreciation cookout), to sit-back-and-learn eco-tours of the Crystal River, the National Wildlife Refuge, Crystal River Preserve State Park, Kings Bay, and the Homosassa River. Kayakers may want to take the paddle trip through St. Martins Marsh, picking up litter while learning about saltwater marsh habitat, or the archaeological kayak tour, exploring sites on the Crystal and Salt Rivers. Theres also a kayak tour to Three Sisters Springs. Exercise your brain during the annual high school environmental Jeopardy! competition, always a lot of fun. The SOWW fundraising dinner on Friday, Sept. 19, features keynote speaker Sen. Charlie Dean discussing our Florida springs. Springs are again the topic at SOWWs final activity on Sept. 27, during a workshop on restoring our springs. Citrus County recognizes that preserving our waterfronts and guarding our water quality are critically important. Ecotourism is big business here, and to keep it viable, we need pristine waters. Kudos to all the participating community partners, including private boat tour operators, community organizations, agencies and individuals. Theres still time to pull together a team and choose a chunk of shoreline for Coastal Cleanup day. Register your team right away the deadline is Friday, Sept. 5. THE ISSUE:Citrus Countys annual weeklong celebration of our most treasured resource.OUR OPINION:Take advantage of the many activities and better yet, volunteer to help. 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Or, fax to 352-563-3280, or email to email@example.com .LETTERto the Editor Quit trying to give us the hard sellIm calling about this Port Authority meeting. You know, I get so tired of hearing about this port. Nobody wants this thing. The public has voiced their opinion several times and it takes me back to (when) I worked a couple of years at a car agency and the man that was the closer, or the F and I guy. They called him the undertaker, because no matter how many times people said, No, I dont want this, no, I dont want that, he continued on and never heard a word they said. And it kind of sounds like thats what the Port Authority is doing. We do not want a port.New grocery store needed I thought they were going to put a grocery store in where the old Winn-Dixie store was on (State Road) 44. We need a grocery store out here We either need a Save-A-Lot or something, an IGA or Piggly Wiggly or something. Maybe the Chronicle can find out whats going on. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about local or statewide subjects. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTSwill be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. SOUND OFFCALL563-0579 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Gene LyonsOTHER VOICES CITRUS COUNTYS ANNUAL LAKES RIVERS AND COASTAL CLEANUP WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 20, from sunrise to 11:30 a.m. WHAT: Groups of two or more adopt a portion of a shoreline, waterway or the Gulf for cleanup. CONTACT: Call 352-5277684 or email Debra. Burden@bocc.citrus.fl.us. DEADLINE TO REGISTER: Sept. 5. MORE INFO: See the full list of Save Our Waters Week activities and contact information at www.bocc. citrus.fl.us/waterres/soww _activities.pdf.
OPINIONCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 A9 000J50B Vets share experience with local studentsEach year, Citrus County celebrates Veterans Day with a weeklong program featuring concerts, parades, military balls, memorial observances and other activities similar to those of many other communities. One especially popular activity is the Veterans in the Classroom (VIC) program, which has existed for nearly 20 years. Its origin stems from an ad-hoc committee established by county commissioners at the urging of a Navy veteran, Walter Gene Rudd, and with support from the Chronicle,to undertake certain veterans affairs activities. VIC became a sub-venture of the later established Citrus County Veterans Coalition Inc. (CCVC) and was delegated to be managed by the Citrus County Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) Chapter five years after its inception. MOAA continues this very popular program, serving one of Floridas most veteranfriendly school districts. This continuing partnership between the Citrus County school system, CCVC and MOAA was elevated to its prominence by the late Commander Bob Truax. Participating veterans served in all major conflicts dating back to World War II. Experiences are shared with youngsters who have little or no knowledge of the accomplishments and sacrifices made by approximately 28,000 veterans now living in their midst. Under the aegis of a very supportive Superintendent of Schools, Sandra Sam Himmel, and welcoming teachers in virtually every school, an informative dialogue occurs between veterans and youngsters during Veterans Week. In 2013, MOAA solicited the participation of 68 veterans fulfilling 168 speaking engagements in 19 schools throughout the county. The program has special meaning to both the students and the veterans. Students indeed have inquiring minds about the conflicts of the past of which they have only a vague understanding, if any at all. The younger students eagerly question the vets about things ranging from what they ate, where they slept, were they scared, how does a rocket launcher work and where were you? Mature students often delve into the reasons and results of the conflicts under discussion. Overall, the experience is beneficial for both younger and more mature students, as there are revelations generated not to be found in the available textbooks or included in the prevailing syllabi. Veteran participants feel rewarded by having the opportunity to enlighten youngsters about the things that needed to be done to defend and preserve the freedoms and opportunities enjoyed by youngsters today. Students and teachers enjoy the opportunity to see and hear an old soldier who survived the landing at Normandy, a Navy nurse who served offshore at the Inchon invasion, an admiral who was a key player in developing our naval nuclear program, a Marine who made it back from the Chosin reservoir, an Air Force pilot who flew many missions in Vietnam, the submariner who endured months under the sea, the Coast Guard member who served with the riverine force in the Mekong Delta, members of the local National Guard company deployed to Iraq/ Afghanistan and from others whose contributions would likely never be known to those in whom we entrust the future. Listen up! You can help! This year, Veterans Week is focused on those who courageously served in Vietnam. The opportunity is now for local Vietnam vets to help our future leaders understand and appreciate the challenges they faced. We also encourage the younger Iraq/ Afghanistan vets to join with us, as they can perhaps provide more recent accounts that are more meaningful to students by virtue of contemporary media coverage and family involvement.Robert Crawford member, Citrus County MOAA HernandoLooking for missing dollarsIts interesting that yesterday afternoon, Aug. 6, the headline on the Fox News website was that the Obama administration is missing $612 billion and cant account for it. Today the story is gone and there is no sign of it anywhere on the website. I also heard that CBS morning news was the only other news organization to cover it. Its nowhere in sight on their website, either. So what is going on here? I dont know, but Id like to know. I speculate that extreme pressure from the Obama administration resulted in the story being killed. The majority of this money is in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). More than $500 billion was unaccounted for in their budget. There is no record of where the money went or what it was spent on. In case you have a short memory, Kathleen Sebelius was the Secretary of HHS from 2009 to 2014. Prior to that she was governor of Kansas from 2003 to 2009 and had seven failed multi-million dollar projects there. Her major failure as secretary of HHS was the Obamacare website, but it appears she also spent taxpayers dollars on the pet projects of Democrats. You cant do that, and Ill explain why. The way our government works is Congress approves legislation that becomes law and then appropriates money to support the laws and distributes it to the departments in charge of executing the laws. Auditors discovered that HHS has routinely spent taxpayer money on projects that were not appropriated by Congress. Of course, the Obamas administration is violating the Constitution when it takes these actions. The Anti-Deficiency Act compels large fines and possible jail time for individuals within the administration who are caught spending money that has never been appropriated. It has not stopped Obama cronies from funding the Democrats pet projects in violation of the ADA. The HHS audit details that the HHS accounting system is totally inadequate for the load placed on it without beginning to consider Obamacare. It appears they just spent money willy-nilly on pet projects that were never authorized by Congress. In case you dont appreciate the seriousness of this situation, realize that $612 billion is 20 percent of the entire federal budget, and we dont know what it was spent on. Obama and the Democrats consider the Constitution to just be a speed bump in their race to socialism. Its time we took action to impress upon them that the Constitution must be honored, not ignored.Harley Lawrence Homosassa Letters to THE EDITOR OPINIONS INVITEDThe opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board.Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out.We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste.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
Dancer Associated PressA dancer poses for a photo Monday during the West Indian Day Parade in Brooklyn, New York. The annual parade draws about 1 million people. Six dead after car slams into tree in TexasDALLAS A speeding car slammed into a tree after losing control along a Dallas roadway, killing all six people inside, police said Monday The crash occurred Sunday night in a southeast Dallas residential area, said Dallas police officer Monica Cordova. The victims were two teenage boys, two men and two women ranging in age from 15 to 23. The Dallas school district said three of those killed were high school students. Speed was a major contributing factor in the crash, but not alcohol, Cordova said.Civil unrest expected in fast-food fightNEW YORK McDonalds, Wendys and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industrys workers. Kendall Fells, an organizing director for Fast Food Forward, said workers in a couple of dozen cities were trained to peacefully engage in civil disobedience ahead of this weeks planned protests. Fells declined to say what exactly is in store for the protests in around 150 U.S. cities. But workers involved in the movement recently cited sit-ins as an example of strategies they could use to intensify their push for higher pay and unionization.Louisiana obeys judges order on abortion lawBATON ROUGE, La. The Louisiana health department will follow a federal judges order and refrain from immediately penalizing doctors who are trying to comply with a new abortion law that requires them to obtain admitting privileges at a local hospital, a spokeswoman said Monday. U.S. District Judge John deGravelles issued a temporary restraining order late Sunday that blocked enforcement of the new law that took effect Monday. The law requires physicians at all five abortion clinics in Louisiana to obtain privileges to admit patients to a hospital within 30 miles of the clinic where the doctor works. State Department of Health and Hospitals spokeswoman Olivia Watkins told The Associated Press on Monday that the agency wont take action against any provider who shows he or she has applied for such privileges. It was not immediately clear whether doctors from all five clinics have applied for hospital privileges. From wire reports Nation BRIEFS NATION& WORLD Page A10TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE For charity Associated PressA woman reaches Monday a bobblehead in the likeness of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, at Fords mothers home in Toronto, Canada. This is the the third edition of the bobbleheads, which sell for $30 each and have raised more than $22,000 for charity. Americans in North Korea call for US helpPYONGYANG, North Korea North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and watched by officials as they spoke called for Washington to send a highranking representative to negotiate for their freedom. Jeffrey Fowle and Mathew Miller said they expect to face trial within a month. But they said they do not know what punishment they could face or what the specific charges against them are. Kenneth Bae, who already is serving a 15-year term, said his health has deteriorated at the labor camp where he works eight hours a day. The three were allowed to speak briefly with The Associated Press at a meeting center in Pyongyang. North Korean officials were present during the interviews, conducted separately and in different rooms, but did not censor the questions that were asked. Parents of ill UK boy fight extraditionLONDON The parents say they want to give their 5-year-old boy with a brain tumor the best chance to live with a revolutionary new treatment they learned about on the Internet. Their British hospital said the boy has a 70 percent to 80 percent chance of survival with the treatment it offers, and its the parents who are putting the child at risk. Britain has become riveted by the case of little Ashya King, whose parents plucked him from a hospital in southern England and fled to Spain amid a dispute over treatment with British justice close on the familys heels. Brett and Naghemeh King signaled Monday they would fight extradition, defying doctors and the legal system as a British court considers a ruling on forcing the family to come home. The Kings are seeking a new type of proton beam radiation therapy that typically costs at least $33,000. The Southampton General Hospital said that more conventional methods have a very high chance of succeeding. The family fled to Spain in hopes of selling a property to obtain enough cash for treatment in the Czech Republic or the United States. Ethicists said the case is unprecedented and has raised questions of how much power authorities should have in interfering with the will of parents in questions of life and death. World BRIEFS From wire reports Associated PressMOSCOW Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraines sovereignty in exchange for autonomy a shift that reflects Moscows desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks. The insurgents platform, released at the start of Mondays negotiations in Minsk, the Belarusian capital, represented a significant change in their vision for the future of Ukraines eastern, mainly Russian-speaking region. It remains unclear, however, whether the talks can reach a compromise amid the brutal fighting that has continued in eastern Ukraine. On Monday, the rebels pushed Ukrainian government forces from an airport near Luhansk, the second-largest rebelheld city, the latest in a series of military gains. The peace talks in Minsk follow last weeks meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian counterpart, Petro Poroshenko. The negotiations involve former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma; Russias ambassador to Ukraine; an envoy from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe and representatives of the rebels. Yet similar talks earlier this summer produced no visible results. Unlike the previous rounds, this time rebels said in a statement carried by Russias state-run RIA Novosti news agency that they are willing to discuss the preservation of the united economic, cultural and political space of Ukraine. In return, they demanded a comprehensive amnesty and broad local powers that would include being able to appoint their own local law enforcement officials. This deal is only for eastern Ukraine. There are no negotiations on handing back Crimea, the Black Sea peninsula that Russia annexed in March. Rebels shift gears Ukraine insurgents soften independence claims, ask for autonomy Labor Day parade Associated PressT.J. Thompson drives his 1960 Farmall 340 tractor Monday in the Labor Day parade in Catlettsburg, Ky. Associated PressCHICAGO Americans eating habits have improved except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choices remain far from ideal, a 12-year study found. On an index of healthy eating where a perfect score is 110, U.S. adults averaged just 40 points in 1999-2000, climbing steadily to 47 points in 2009-10, the study found. Scores for low-income adults were lower than the average and barely budged during the years studied. They averaged almost four points lower than those for high-income adults at the beginning; the difference increased to more than six points in 2009-10. Higher scores mean greater intake of hearthealthy foods including vegetables, fruits, whole grains and healthy fats, and a high score means a low risk of obesity and chronic illnesses including heart disease, strokes and diabetes. Low scores mean people face greater chances for developing those ailments. The widening rich-poor diet gap is disconcerting and will have important public health implications, said study co-author Dr. Frank Hu of the Harvard School of Public Health. Diet-linked chronic diseases such as diabetes have become more common in Americans in general, and especially in the poor, he noted. Declining diet quality over time may actually widen the gap between the poor and the rich, Hu said. Harvard School of Public Health researchers developed the healthy diet index used for the study. It is similar to federal dietary guidelines but features additional categories including red and processed meats, sugar-sweetened beverages and alcohol. The study authors used that index along with government estimates on trans fat intake to evaluate information in 1999-2010 national health surveys that included interviews with people about their eating habits. The results are published Monday in JAMA Internal Medicine. Hu said the widening diet gap reflects an income gap that deepened during the recent financial crisis, which likely made healthy food less affordable for many people. Study: Poor have worst diets Associated PressPORTSMOUTH, N.H. One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line in the 2016 race for the White House. Heres a look at potential 2016 candidates and what to expect this fall: HILLARY CLINTON: The former secretary of states every word will be parsed for her future plans. But Clinton has been offering plenty of hints that shes preparing for another campaign. Her allies are wary of a third Obama term label, so Clintons speeches and appearances offer a chance to distinguish herself from the president. JOE BIDEN: Vice President Joe Biden has not ruled out a third presidential bid and expects to be an active surrogate for Democrats this fall. Whether hed challenge Clinton remains the big question. OTHER DEMOCRATS: Several Democrats are building for a national campaign in case Clinton doesnt run or considering a longshot challenge. Maryland Gov. Martin OMalley has been the most active, raising money for candidates in Iowa and New Hampshire. Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb recently traveled to Iowa. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, an independent who caucuses with Democrats, plans to visit the Hawkeye State in midSeptember. Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren would face pressure to run if Clinton doesnt. JEB BUSH: More than seven years out of office, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush has been quieter than some of his GOP colleagues. He recently said hed begin a more aggressive schedule to help Republicans this fall. RAND PAUL: Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul has been perhaps the most aggressive prospective candidate. The ophthalmologist recently squeezed in a mission to perform eye surgeries in Guatemala between stops in Iowa and South Carolina. CHRIS CHRISTIE: Working to move past a bridge-clogging scandal that shadowed his plans, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie continues an aggressive travel schedule this fall as chairman of the Republican Governors Association. Having already visited New Hampshire, hes announced a trip to South Carolina, where hell have a chance to test his message with more conservative voters. RICK PERRY: Eyeing a second presidential bid, Texas Gov. Rick Perry was already facing challenges before his recent felony indictments. His advisers suggest the charges could actually help his political prospects, and he has pressed ahead with visits to Iowa, Washington, D.C., and New Hampshire. OTHER REPUBLICANS: The possible GOP field also includes Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker hopes to use his reelection test this fall as a springboard into 2016. Others must convince skeptics they have mainstream appeal including conservative firebrand Texas Sen. Ted Cruz and social conservative Rick Santorum. Focus shifting to 2016 Presidential hopefuls look beyond midterms
Baseball/ B2 Scoreboard/B3 College football/B3 Lottery, TV/B3 Golf/B4 Four Phillies combine for no-hitter in Atlanta./B2 SPORTSSection BTUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE VOLLEYBALL NOTEBOOKC.J. RISAK CorrespondentAfter just one week in the volleyball season, one fact is readily evident: This county has four pretty good teams. Of course, the obvious question is, how good each will be at seasons end? Growth, development and improvement will answer that query. Each team has shown the potential to go beyond being just pretty good, advancing into a higher realm, one that only teams with both ability and focus can attain. And that translates into a long run in the state tournament.Warriors send early messageTheres no denying that the team that has made the biggest impression thus far is Seven Rivers Christian. The Warriors have been perfect they have not only beaten two of their three county rivals (Citrus wont play Seven Rivers until Sept. 9), but they have dominated them. On Tuesday, Seven Rivers swept past visiting Crystal River, winning all three sets, and then on Thursday the Warriors repeated that result by dispatching Lecanto in straight sets. Which means they arent just 2-0 in matches played this season, they are 6-0 in games played against teams that tied for their regular-season district championship last season and are expected to challenge for the same title again this year. Granted, its only the seasons first week. Still, Seven Rivers has been impressive behind the play of do-everything standout Alyssa Gage and a defense that digs everything up. The Warriors have to, considering they have recorded just three blocks in their first two matches. But paced defensively by Kim Iwaniec, Michaela Wallace, Deanne St. Martin, Tessa Kacer and Gage, who each have more than 20 digs in the first two matches, the Warriors have battled and simply worn down their opponents.Pirates adjustingComing into the season, Crystal River coach Mike Ridley was concerned about the loss of so many veterans (six), most ofArea squads start seasonsSee NOTEBOOK/ Page B3 MATT PFIFFNER /ChronicleAlyssa Gage of Seven Rivers Christian returns a serve Aug. 26 in Lecanto during the Warriors three-set victory over in-county rival Crystal River. Gage and the Warriors are off to a 2-0 start to the season after a pair of straight-set victories. Warriors senior captain a leader on and off the volleyball court C.J. RISAK CorrespondentA year ago, Seven Rivers Christian won 19 volleyball matches and reached the regional round of play in the 2A-3 tournament. Alyssa Gage wasnt just a demon on the floor she led the county in kills and also ranked in the top three in kill percentage, blocks, assists and service aces she proved a valuable contributor off of it, serving as a team captain. She was just a junior then. Now, Gage returns for her senior campaign. Both her own and her teams encore performance got off to a rousing start last week with home matches against county rivals Crystal River and Lecanto. The Warriors dominated, sweeping past both in straight sets. Again, Gage was a team leader in each match. She currently tops the Warriors in blocks and assists and is tied for the team lead in kills, and shes averaging 11.5 digs per match. Taking all that into consideration, it would seem almost unfair to ask her coach, Wanda Grey, how Gage could have improved from last season. She brings power to the net, was Greys answer. Her athletic ability is amazing, she can go from one side of the court to the other quicker than other athletes you see. Grey didnt stop there. She also helps maintain energy on the team, she keeps them pumped up, keeps the intensity going. Shes definitely a leader, and thats why shes our captain. Perhaps Crystal River coach Mike Ridley said it best after last Tuesdays loss. Alyssa is obviously a very strong player, he said. Her team feeds off of her. Most of last seasons key players return this season for the Warriors, with a notable exception: One of the countys strongest players, 6-foot-3 Alexis Zachar, graduated. That meant the Warriors would be smaller this season, and not just due to the absence of Zachars height at the net. There are also just eight players on the varsity squad. That means even more will be expected of Gage officially listed as a 5-foot-10 outside hitter this season. Dizzy in heat at US Open No. 7 Bouchard out of upset-heavy grand slam Associated PressNEW YORK Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry. She got her blood pressure checked. Plastic bags filled with ice were rubbed on her shoulders, arms and legs during a second-set medical timeout. Bouchard tried to carry on, but it was hardly an ideal time to try to win a tennis match. The No. 7seeded Bouchard became the latest top woman to bow out at this surprise-filled U.S. Open, beaten 7-6 (2), 6-4 Monday by 17th-seeded Ekaterina Makarova of Russia in the fourth round. It ended Bouchards streak of making at least the semifinals at each Grand Slam tournament this year. That included a runner-up finish at Wimbledon in July; the 20-year-old Canadian is only 4-4 since then. I definitely felt a lot of outside expectations and pressure to win matches. I felt more like its normal if I win and its a bit more of a disaster when I lose, Joyces RBI single in 10th lifts Rays past Red Sox Tampa Bay and Boston split four-game series Associated PressST. PETERBURG Matt Joyce had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to help the Tampa Bay Rays salvage a split of a four-game series by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Monday. Ryan Hanigan opened the 10th with a double off Burke Badenhop (0-3), which withstood a replay review. Kevin Kiermaier was intentionally walked before Ben Zobrist had a sacrifice bunt. After Wil Myers was given an intentional walk, pinchrunner Sean Rodriquez, who ran for Hanigan, scored on Joyces hit to left. Grant Balfour (2-6) worked a scoreless inning for the win. He did give up a one-out single in the 10th to Christian Vazquez, but then picked off pinchrunner Jemile Weeks at first base. After Mike Napoli hit a solo homer in the fourth inning, Yoenis Cespedes got the Red Sox even at 3-3 with an RBI single off Steve Geltz in the eighth. Myers had an RBI double and Evan Longoria drove in two with a single off Rubby De La Rosa as the Rays took a 3-1 lead in the third. Myers, who entered hitting .143 (6 for 42 with 16 strikeouts) since returning from a broken right wrist, finished with three hits in four at-bats. Longoria has 34 RBIs in 41 games since the All-Star break. De La Rosa allowed three runs and six hits over 5 1/3 innings. Drew Smyly, who on Wednesday at Baltimore became just the second Tampa Bay pitcher to have consecutive starts of seven or more innings and two hits or less, gave up two runs and three hits in 5 2/3 innings. Mookie Betts put the Red Sox up 1-0 with a runscoring double in the third. The rookie had six RBIs, including a grand slam Friday night, in the four-game series. Tampa Bay third baseman Evan Longoria stretches to tag out Bostons Xander Bogaerts Monday during the fifth inning in St. Petersburg.Associated Press See GAGE/ Page B3 Ekaterina Makarova returns a shot Monday against Eugenie Bouchard during the fourth round of the 2014 U.S. Open in New York.Associated Press See DIZZY/ Page B3
Associated PressATLANTA Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a rare reason to celebrate. Hamels (8-6) was pulled after six innings and seemed fine with the decision. He struck out seven, walked five, hit a batter and threw 108 pitches on a hot afternoon at Turner Field. Relievers Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and closer Jonathan Papelbon each pitched a perfect inning to finish off the fourth no-hitter in the majors this season. Clayton Kershaw and Josh Beckett of the Dodgers and Tim Lincecum of the Giants each threw no-hitter earlier this year. Right fielder Marlon Byrd foiled the Braves best bid for a hit. With runners on second and third in the third inning, Byrd raced in and toward the line to make a diving catch on Chris Johnsons sliced liner to end the inning. Johnson came close again in the ninth with a grounder up the middle. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins ranged behind the bag to make the play. Phil Gosselin then lined out to first baseman Darin Ruf, who had taken over in the ninth for Ryan Howard, to end the game. This was the 11th combined no-hitter in major league history. Roy Halladay pitched the previous two Phillies no-hitters he threw a perfect game against the Marlins in 2010, then threw a nohitter the same year in the playoffs against Cincinnati. It was 12th no-hitter in Phillies history. The last pitcher to no-hit the Braves was Ubaldo Jimenez of Colorado in 2010.AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 6, Orioles 4BALTIMORE Joe Mauer drove in four runs, Phil Hughes held Baltimore without an earned run over eight innings and the Minnesota Twins beat the Orioles 6-4 to avoid a four-game sweep. Nelson Cruz hit his major-league leading 36th home run and Nick Hundley had a three-run shot for the AL Eastleading Orioles. Hughes (15-9) gave up five hits, no walks and three unearned runs.Tigers 12, Indians 1CLEVELAND David Price bounced back from an alarming start and Miguel Cabrera homered twice, hitting one of Detroits three homers off Clevelands Corey Kluber, as the Tigers rolled to a 12-1 win to slow the Indians climb in the standings. Price (13-10) gave up one run and eight hits in seven innings. Cabrera hit a two-run homer in the first inning off Kluber (13-9) and Victor Martinez and J.D. Martinez connected for consecutive shots in the third. Cabrera homered again in the eighth off rookie Bryan Price.Athletics 6, Mariners 1OAKLAND, Calif. Adam Dunn provided instant pop for the struggling Athletics, hitting a towering, two-run homer in his first at-bat for Oakland to highlight a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners in a matchup of playoff contenders. Acquired a day earlier in a trade with the Chicago White Sox, Dunn became the 12th player in Oakland history to homer in his first at-bat with the team. Dunns 461st career home run tied him for 35th place all-time with Red Sox slugger David Ortiz.Royals 4, Rangers 3KANSAS CITY, Mo. Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 to snap a three-game losing streak. Perez, who had three hits, went deep in the third with Alex Gordon aboard. His two-out double in the first scored Gordon, who had singled and swiped second. Yordano Ventura allowed three runs, two earned, and five hits in 6 1/3 innings for Kansas City. The righthander struck out seven and walked four. Greg Holland pitched the ninth for his 41st save in 43 chances.NATIONAL LEAGUE Marlins 9, Mets 6MIAMI Giancarlo Stanton hit his 34th home run and the Miami Marlins scored three runs in the eighth inning to beat the New York Mets 9-6. Miami took advantage of some wildness by Mets reliever Jeurys Familia (2-4) in the eighth. Familia had two throwing errors and a wild pitch, leading to the three tiebreaking runs as the Marlins snapped a five-game losing streak to the Mets. A.J. Ramos (6-0) pitched a scoreless eighth and Steve Cishek the ninth for his 32nd save.Cardinals 5, Pirates 4ST. LOUIS Matt Holliday had the go-ahead RBI single in the seventh inning after Kolten Wongs pinch-hit homer tied the score, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-4 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. St. Louis took sole possession of first place in the NL Central for the first time this season. Seth Maness (6-3) picked up win in relief. Trevor Rosenthal got the last three outs for his 41st save.Cubs 4, Brewers 2CHICAGO Welington Castillo homered and drove in three runs, Luis Valbuena also hit a home run and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2. Rookie sensation Jorge Soler had two doubles in his home debut for the Cubs and Jacob Turner (5-8) won in just his second start for Chicago after being acquired from Miami last month. The right-hander allowed just one run and five hits in 6 1/3 innings. Hector Rondon pitched the ninth for his 23rd save in 27 chances.Rockies 10, Giants 9 Giants 4, Rockies 2DENVER Charlie Blackmon lined a two-out single in the ninth inning off reliever Sergio Romo, helping the Colorado Rockies beat San Francisco 10-9 and stop the Giants sixgame win streak on a long day at Coors Field. Earlier in the day, the Giants broke away from a tie and beat Colorado 4-2 in a game that resumed after it was suspended May 22 in the sixth inning because of rain. In the regularly scheduled game, Rockies reliever LaTroy Hawkins (3-2) blew a save in the top of the ninth. In the bottom half, Mike McKenry led off with a single up the middle off Romo (5-4). McKenry easily scored from third when Blackmons hit fell near the right-field line.Padres 3, Dbacks 1SAN DIEGO Cory Spangenberg had a two-run single for his first big league hit and Tyson Ross pitched six strong innings to lead the San Diego Padres to a 3-1 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks. AL Associated PressPhiladelphias Cole Hamels,left, and teammates celebrate a 7-0 no-hitter Monday in Atlanta. Hamels went six innings and relievers Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and closer Jonathan Papelbon combined to no-hit the Braves. Four Phils no-hit Braves Stanton homers, Marlins score 3 in 8th to beat Mets AMERICAN LEAGUEMondays Games Tampa Bay 4, Boston 3, 10 innings Minnesota 6, Baltimore 4 Detroit 12, Cleveland 1 Oakland 6, Seattle 1 Kansas City 4, Texas 3 Todays Games Boston (J.Kelly 0-1) at N.Y. Yankees (Greene 4-1), 7:05 p.m. Cincinnati (Latos 5-3) at Baltimore (B.Norris 11-8), 7:05 p.m. Detroit (Lobstein 0-0) at Cleveland (Carrasco 6-4), 7:05 p.m. Toronto (Dickey 10-12) at Tampa Bay (Hellickson 1-2), 7:10 p.m. Chicago White Sox (Noesi 8-9) at Minnesota (Milone 6-4), 8:10 p.m. L.A. Angels (C.Wilson 10-8) at Houston (Peacock 3-8), 8:10 p.m. Texas (D.Holland 0-0) at Kansas City (Guthrie 10-10), 8:10 p.m. Seattle (Paxton 4-1) at Oakland (Gray 13-7), 10:05 p.m.NATIONAL LEAGUEMondays Games Miami 9, N.Y. Mets 6 Philadelphia 7, Atlanta 0 St. Louis 5, Pittsburgh 4 Chicago Cubs 4, Milwaukee 2 San Francisco 4, Colorado 2, comp. of susp. game San Diego 3, Arizona 1 Colorado 10, San Francisco 9 Washington at L.A. Dodgers, late Todays Games Cincinnati (Latos 5-3) at Baltimore (B.Norris 11-8), 7:05 p.m. N.Y. Mets (Niese 7-10) at Miami (Penny 1-0), 7:10 p.m. Philadelphia (K.Kendrick 7-11) at Atlanta (Minor 6-8), 7:10 p.m. Milwaukee (Gallardo 8-7) at Chicago Cubs (Arrieta 7-5), 8:05 p.m. Pittsburgh (Locke 6-3) at St. Louis (Wainwright 15-9), 8:15 p.m. San Francisco (Y.Petit 4-3) at Colorado (Lyles 6-2), 8:40 p.m. Arizona (Miley 7-10) at San Diego (Despaigne 3-5), 10:10 p.m. Washington (Fister 12-5) at L.A. Dodgers (Kershaw 16-3), 10:10 p.m. Rays 4, Red Sox 3, 10 inn.Boston Tampa Bay abrhbi abrhbi Betts cf5121Zobrist 2b4110 B.Holt 2b3000Myers rf4131 Cespds lf4011Joyce lf5011 Napoli dh4111Longori 3b4012 Craig 1b3000Loney 1b4000 Nava rf4000DeJess dh3000 Mdlrks 3b4000Guyer ph-dh1000 Bogarts ss4010YEscor ss4000 Vazquz c3110Hanign c4120 JWeeks pr0000SRdrgz pr0100 D.Ross c0000Kiermr cf3010 Totals34363Totals36494 Boston00110001003 Tampa Bay00300000014 One out when winning run scored. LOBBoston 4, Tampa Bay 7. 2BBetts (6), Bogaerts (24), Myers (11), Hanigan (9). HR Napoli (17). CSBogaerts (3). SZobrist. IPHRERBBSO Boston R.De La Rosa51/363304 Layne 2/300000 Tazawa 100000 Mujica 110002 Breslow 1/300000 Badenhop L,0-3121120 Tampa Bay Smyly 52/332227 Boxberger H,1711/300013 Beliveau H,22/311100 Geltz BS,1-11/310001 McGee 100000 Balfour W,2-6110000 UmpiresHome, Jerry Layne; First, Hunter Wendelstedt; Second, Mike DiMuro; Third, Mike Estabrook. T:32. A,543 (31,042).Twins 6, Orioles 4MinnesotaBaltimore abrhbiabrhbi DaSntn cf4210Markks rf4010 Dozier 2b4110DYong lf4000 Mauer dh4234A.Jones cf4000 KVargs 1b3022N.Cruz dh4111 Parmel 1b0000C.Davis 1b4020 Plouffe 3b3000JHardy ss3100 Arcia rf4000Flahrty ss0000 KSuzuk c4000CJosph ph1000 EdEscr ss4000Pareds 3b4110 JSchafr lf3100Hundly c3113 Schoop 2b3000 Totals336 76Totals34464 Minnesota0000030306 Baltimore0000003014 EPlouffe (11), Paredes (1). DPBaltimore 1. LOBMinnesota 3, Baltimore 3. 2BK.Vargas (8). 3BMauer (2). HRN.Cruz (36), Hundley (4). SFK.Vargas. IPHRERBBSO Minnesota P.Hughes W,15-9853005 Perkins S,33-38111100 Baltimore Gausman L,7-771/355427 A.Miller2/321100 Meek100000 WPGausman. UmpiresHome, Kerwin Danley; First, Gary Cederstrom; Second, Chris Segal; Third, Lance Barksdale. T:36. A,156 (45,971).Athletics 6, Mariners 1Seattle Oakland abrhbi abrhbi AJcksn cf4000Fuld cf5000 Ackley lf4000Reddck rf4220 Cano 2b3000Dnldsn 3b5011 Romer ph0000A.Dunn dh3122 KMorls dh4000Moss lf3100 Seager 3b3010Gentry lf0000 Smoak 1b3000Lowrie ss4120 EnChvz rf2010Vogt 1b2110 Zunino c3000G.Soto c4012 BMiller ss3111Sogard 2b4021 Totals291 31Totals346 116 Seattle0000010001 Oakland50000100x6 DPSeattle 1. LOBSeattle 3, Oakland 9. 2BReddick (12), Donaldson (26). HRB.Miller (9), A.Dunn (21). CSEn.Chavez (2). IPHRERBBSO Seattle C.Young L,12-72/345520 Luetge 1/310001 T.Walker661125 Beimel 2/300000 Ca.Smith 1/300000 Oakland Hammel W,2-5831115 OFlaherty 100000 HBPby T.Walker (A.Dunn), by OFlaherty (Romero). PBZunino. BalkT.Walker. UmpiresHome, Quinn Wolcott; First, CB Bucknor; Second, Dan Iassogna; Third, Adam Hamari. T:30. A,067 (35,067).Tigers 12, Indians 1Detroit Cleveland abrhbi abrhbi Kinsler 2b5120Bourn cf4020 HPerez ph1110T.Holt cf1000 TrHntr rf5000JRmrz ss4000 Moya ph-rf1110Brantly lf3110 MiCarr dh5443RPerez c0000 TyCllns ph1113CSantn 1b4011 VMrtnz 1b3222YGoms c3000 D.Kelly pr-1b1100ChDckr rf1000 JMrtnz lf4121Kipnis 2b4010 Cstllns 3b5030Aviles rf1000 Avila c4022Walters rf-lf3010 JMcCn c0000Aguilar dh2000 Suarez ss5011Giambi ph1000 Carrer cf5010Chsnhll 3b3020 Totals45122012Totals34181 Detroit20300022312 Cleveland1000000001 EChisenhall (17). DPDetroit 1, Cleveland 3. LOBDetroit 11, Cleveland 9. 2BV.Martinez (27), C.Santana (22), Chisenhall (26). 3B Kinsler (4). HRMi.Cabrera 2 (19), Ty.Collins (1), V.Martinez (28), J.Martinez (18). IPHRERBBSO Detroit D.Price W,13-10781128 Alburquerque100001 Ji.Johnson 100002 Cleveland Kluber L,13-922/375522 Crockett 1/300000 McAllister 31/352214 Hagadone 2/320000 B.Price 132210 A.Adams 133301 HBPby Ji.Johnson (Chisenhall), by B.Price (J.Martinez). T:31. A,296 (42,487). NL Phillies 7, Braves 0PhiladelphiaAtlanta abrhbiabrhbi Revere cf3025Heywrd rf2000 Rollins ss5031Bonifac cf3000 Utley 2b2000FFrmn 1b2000 Galvis ph-2b1000J.Upton lf3000 Howard 1b4001Constnz ph1000 Papeln p0000CJhnsn 3b4000 Byrd rf5000Gosseln 2b3000 DBrwn lf3100ASmns ss3000 Ruiz c3100Laird c3000 Asche 3b2310Tehern p2000 Hamels p1110Avilan p0000 GSizmr ph0100Trdslvc ph1000 Diekmn p0000Shreve p0000 Giles p0000Jaime p0000 Ruf ph-1b1000Russell p0000 Totals30777Totals27000 Philadelphia0010013027 Atlanta0000000000 EA.Simmons (12). DPAtlanta 2. LOB Philadelphia 7, Atlanta 6. 2BRollins (22), Asche (20). 3BRevere (7), Rollins (3). SB D.Brown (6), Heyward 3 (17), Bonifacio (20). S Revere, Hamels. SFRevere. IPHRERBBSO Philadelphia Hamels W,8-6600057 Diekman100002 Giles100003 Papelbon100000 Atlanta Teheran L,13-1062/355243 Avilan1/300000 Shreve100012 Jaime2/322222 Russell1/300001 HBPby Hamels (Gosselin), by Jaime (Ruiz). T:10. A,178 (49,586).Marlins 9, Mets 6New York Miami abrhbi abrhbi Lagars cf5110Yelich lf4111 Grndrs rf4100Solano 2b3101 DWrght 3b5012Stanton rf4111 Duda 1b4010McGeh 3b3122 dArnad c4120GJones 1b4211 dnDkkr lf2110Ozuna cf4022 Campll ph-lf1000Sltlmch c3110 DHerrr 2b4123Hchvrr ss3210 Flores ss4110HAlvrz p1000 ZaWhlr p1000Hand p1000 Carlyle p0000SDyson p0000 Niwnhs ph0000Vldspn ph0000 CTorrs p0000MDunn p0000 EYong ph1000ARams p0000 Famili p0000RJhnsn ph1000 Goeddl p0000Cishek p0000 Totals35695Totals31998 New York0040020006 Miami 11003103x9 ED.Wright (14), dArnaud (6), Familia 2 (3), D.Herrera 2 (3), Ozuna (5). DPNew York 3, Miami 1. LOBNew York 6, Miami 8. 2B McGehee (28), Saltalamacchia (18). 3BD.Herrera (1), Ozuna (4). HRD.Herrera (1), Stanton (34). SBLagares (7), D.Wright (7), Nieuwenhuis (4). CSOzuna (1). SZa.Wheeler, Solano, Hechavarria. IPHRERBBSO New York Za.Wheeler42/355228 Carlyle 1/310000 C.Torres BS,2-4221122 Familia L,2-41/313110 Goeddel 2/300020 Miami H.Alvarez 21/334311 Hand 332213 S.Dyson BS,1-12/310011 M.Dunn 120002 A.Ramos W,6-0100000 Cishek S,32-36100002 T:32. A,090 (37,442).Cardinals 5, Pirates 4PittsburghSt. Louis abrhbiabrhbi JHrrsn 3b5220Jay cf-rf3120 Lambo rf5011Tavers rf2100 AMcCt cf5221Bourjos pr-cf0000 NWalkr 2b4012Hollidy lf4023 RMartn c4010MAdms 1b4000 I.Davis 1b2000JhPerlt ss3000 GSnchz ph2000YMolin c4010 SMarte lf2010Descals 3b4020 Mercer ss4010Kozma 2b4110 Cole p3010Lynn p2110 Axford p0000Siegrist p0000 JuWlsn p0000Maness p0000 Snider ph1000Wong ph1112 JGomz p0000CMrtnz p0000 MCrpnt ph1000 Rosnthl p0000 Totals37410 4Totals325 105 Pittsburgh2100001004 St. Louis00200030x5 EMa.Adams 2 (9). DPPittsburgh 1. LOB Pittsburgh 11, St. Louis 7. 2BJ.Harrison (31), Lambo (2), A.McCutchen (33), N.Walker (19), Holliday (33). 3BJay (3). HRA.McCutchen (21), Wong (11). CSN.Walker (2), Jay (2). IPHRERBBSO Pittsburgh Cole L,7-561/385534 Axford010010 Ju.Wilson2/300000 J.Gomez110000 St. Louis Lynn683333 Siegrist1/311111 Maness W,6-32/300000 C.Martinez H,13110011 Rosenthal S,41-46100002 T:08. A,347 (45,399).Cubs 4, Brewers 2MilwaukeeChicago abrhbiabrhbi Gennett 2b4010Coghln lf4020 Lucroy c4010J.Baez 2b4000 Braun rf3000SCastro ss4120 ArRmr 3b4010Valuen 3b3111 KDavis lf4111Soler rf4120 GParra cf4131Castillo c4123 MrRynl 1b3000Alcantr cf3010 Jeffrss p0000Valaika 1b2000 Segura ss3000JaTrnr p2000 JNelsn p2000BParkr p0000 Duke p0000Watkns ph1010 Overay 1b1000NRmrz p0000 HRndn p0000 Totals32272Totals314114 Milwaukee0000002002 Chicago01020001x4 EG.Parra (6). DPMilwaukee 4, Chicago 2. LOBMilwaukee 4, Chicago 5. 2BCoghlan (22), S.Castro (33), Soler 2 (4). HRK.Davis (21), G.Parra (8), Valbuena (16), Castillo (11). IPHRERBBSO Milwaukee J.Nelson L,2-6693314 Duke1/310001 Jeffress12/311101 Chicago Ja.Turner W,5-861/351117 B.Parker H,12/311101 N.Ramirez H,15100002 H.Rondon S,23-27110002 T:47. A,054 (41,072). Rays scheduleSept. 2vs. Toronto Sept. 3vs. Toronto Sept. 4vs. Toronto Sept. 5vs. Baltimore Sept. 6vs. Baltimore Sept. 7vs. Baltimore Sept. 9at NY Yankees Sept. 10at NY Yankees Sept. 11at NY Yankees Sept. 12at Toronto Sept. 13at Toronto Sept. 14at Toronto Sept. 15vs. NY Yankees Sept. 16vs. NY Yankees Sept. 17vs. NY Yankees Sept. 19vs. Chicago White Sox West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Los Angeles8353.6107-3W-647-2436-29 Oakland7958.57744-6W-144-2335-35 Seattle7363.5371015-5L-136-3637-27 Houston5979.42825165-5W-233-3926-40 Texas5384.38730224-6L-324-4029-44 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Baltimore7957.5816-4L-140-2839-29 New York7065.519846-4L-233-3137-34 Toronto6967.5071055-5W-237-3132-36 Tampa Bay6771.4861384-6W-131-3836-33 Boston6077.43819154-6L-129-4031-37 East Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Washington7758.5705-5L-143-2534-33 Atlanta7266.522615-5L-139-3033-36 Miami6769.4931054-6W-138-3129-38 New York6474.4641494-6L-133-3531-39 Philadelphia6374.46015107-3W-133-3830-36 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway St. Louis7463.5405-5W-342-2832-35 Milwaukee7364.53312-8L-636-3137-33 Pittsburgh7166.518326-4L-244-2827-38 Cincinnati6671.482875-5W-136-3230-39 Chicago6276.44912116-4W-133-3329-43 West Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Los Angeles7760.5626-4W-134-3243-28 San Fran.7563.54326-4L-138-3337-30 San Diego6571.4781176-4W-139-2926-42 Arizona5780.41620164-6L-129-4328-37 Colorado5583.39922185-5W-135-3420-49 Central Division WLPctGBWCL10StrHomeAway Kansas City7561.5515-5W-136-3239-29 Detroit7562.5477-3W-135-3040-32 Cleveland7065.519446-4L-139-2631-39 Chicago6275.45313133-7W-134-3628-39 Minnesota6077.43815153-7W-129-3731-40 AMERICAN LEAGUE NATIONAL LEAGUE CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEBASEBALL B2TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 Houston Astros fire manager Bo PorterHOUSTON The Houston Astros have fired manager Bo Porter in his second season with the club. General manager Jeff Luhnow says the decision wasnt based on Houstons record but because we need a new direction in our clubhouse. The Astros entered Monday in fourth place in the AL West with a 59-79 record, second worst in the league. Bench coach Dave Trembley was also let go and Tom Lawless takes over as interim manager.From wire reports
SCOREBOARDCITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE Bouchard said. But thats something that I need to block out. In muggy air, with the temperature in the high 80s, Bouchard began having trouble from the middle of the first set and was checked on by a trainer during the changeover after the second sets fifth game. During that delay, Makarova cooled down by putting ice bags on herself. Asked what went through her mind during Bouchards medical break, Makarova smiled. Well, actually, I thought, Thanks, because I also was tired, Makarova said with a smile. It was really (helpful) for me also. Li Na beat Dominika Cibulkova at the Australian Open in January; Li didnt even enter the U.S. Open because of a knee injury, while Cibulkova was stunned by 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis in the first round. Maria Sharapova edged Simona Halep at the French Open in June; Sharapova lost to Caroline Wozniacki in the fourth round in New York, and Halep went out in the third round against qualifier Mirjana LucicBaroni. Petra Kvitova defeated Bouchard at Wimbledon; Kvitova departed in the third round in Flushing Meadows against 145th-ranked qualifier Aleksandra Krunic. Two-time U.S. Open runner-up Victoria Azarenka returned to the quarterfinals by ending the surprising run of Krunic. The 16th-seeded Azarenka won four of the last five games to edge Krunic 4-6, 6-4, 6-4. The top-seeded man, Novak Djokovic, played mostly mistake-free tennis, making only 19 unforced errors and facing only two break points both saved in a 6-1, 7-5, 6-4 victory over 22nd-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany. Djokovic, the 2011 U.S. Open champion, earned a spot in the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open for the eighth year in a row and at a 22nd consecutive Grand Slam tournament overall. The last time Djokovic was eliminated before the quarterfinals at a major was a third-round loss to Kohlschreiber at the 2009 French Open. Djokovic now meets two-time major champion Andy Murray, who got past No. 9 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5, 7-5, 6-4. In fourth-round mens matches Monday night, No. 3 Stan Wawrinka brushed off a tumble into the stands and beat No. 16 Tommy Robredo 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2, and No. 5 Milos Raonic played No. 10 Kei Nishikori. Williams got to her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of 2014 by overwhelming 50th-ranked Kaia Kanepi of Estonia 6-3, 6-3 Monday. Williams has lost 17 games all told the eighth time shes made it to the U.S. Open quarterfinals dropping that many or fewer. DIZZYContinued from Page B1 On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. (MLB) Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees or Detroit Tigers at Cleveland Indians 7 p.m. (SUN, WYKE 104.3 FM) Toronto Blue Jays at Tampa Bay Rays 7 p.m. (FSN) New York Mets at Miami Marlins FIBA WORLD CUP BASKETBALL 11:30 a.m. (ESPN2) United States vs. New Zealand 8 p.m. (NBA) United States vs. New Zealand (same-day tape) COLLEGE FOOTBALL 8 p.m. (ESPNU) LSU vs. Wisconsin HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL 10 a.m. (SUN) Miami Central at Stephenson U.S. OPEN TENNIS 11 a.m. (ESPN) Mens round of 16 and womens quarterfinals 7 p.m. (ESPN) Mens round of 16 and womens quarterfinals Note: Times and channels are subject to change at the discretion of the network. If you are unable to locate a game on the listed channel, please contact your cable provider. Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS VOLLEYBALL 6 p.m. Crystal River at Belleview 6:30 p.m. Lecanto at South Sumter 7 p.m. Eastside High at Citrus SWIMMING 5 p.m. Citrus at Crystal River BOYS GOLF 3:30 p.m. Citrus at Crystal River U.S. OpenMonday, At The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, New York, Purse: $38.3 million (Grand Slam) Singles Men Fourth Round Novak Djokovic (1), Serbia, def. Philipp Kohlschreiber (22), Germany, 6-1, 7-5, 6-4. Andy Murray (8), Britain, def. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (9), France, 7-5, 7-5, 6-4. Stan Wawrinka (3), Switzerland, def. Tommy Robredo (16), Spain, 7-5, 4-6, 7-6 (7), 6-2. Women Fourth Round Flavia Pennetta (11), Italy, def. Casey Dellacqua (29), Australia, 7-5, 6-2. Serena Williams (1), United States, def. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia, 6-3, 6-3. Ekaterina Makarova (17), Russia, def. Eugenie Bouchard (7), Canada, 7-6 (2), 6-4. Victoria Azarenka (16), Belarus, def. Aleksandra Krunic, Serbia, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4.Giants 4, Rockies 2 Game 1San FranciscoColorado abrhbiabrhbi Pagan cf4010Blckmn cf4000 Pence rf3222Cuddyr rf4031 Posey c-1b4020Culersn pr0000 Romo p0000Fridrch p0000 Casilla p0000Ottavin p0000 Morse 1b2100BBrwn p0000 Affeldt p0000Paulsn ph1010 Ishikaw ph-1b1011Tlwtzk ss2010 Sandovl 3b4011Rutledg ph-ss2000 B.Hicks 2b2000Mornea 1b4020 MDuffy 2b1000Arenad 3b4120 Panik ph-2b1000CDckrs lf4010 BCrwfr ss3010Rosario c3110 Colvin lf2000McKnr c1000 Susac c2110LeMahi 2b4000 THudsn p1000JDLRs p1000 Huff p1000Kahnle p0000 GBlanc lf0000Chacin ph1010 Masset p0000 Barnes ph-rf2010 Totals314 94Totals372 131 San Francisco0002000204 Colorado0100100002 DPSan Francisco 3, Colorado 3. LOBSan Francisco 4, Colorado 12. 2BPence (12), Sandoval (9). HRPence (5). SBCulberson (1). SG.Blanco. IPHRERBBSO San Francisco T.Hudson351121 Huff22/351110 Affeldt W,4-211/300001 Romo H,7110001 Casilla S,14-18120000 Colorado J.De La Rosa300013 Kahnle122211 Masset230002 Friedrich L,0-412/311102 Ottavino1/331100 B.Brown100011 T:13 (Rain delay: 2:46). A (50,480).Rockies 10, Giants 9 Game 2San FranciscoColorado abrhbiabrhbi Pagan cf5010Blckmn rf6012 Panik 2b5220Stubbs cf5010 Posey c5231Mornea 1b4010 J.Perez pr0100Arenad 3b5000 Romo p0000CDckrs lf3310 Sandovl 3b5021Barnes lf1000 Pence rf4213McKnr c4230 Arias 1b3210Rutledg ss3332 GBlanc lf4011LeMahi 2b2012 BCrwfr ss4033Flande p0000 THudsn p3000McBrid ph1101 J.Lopez p0000Nicasio p0000 Machi p0000Paulsn ph1112 Susac ph0000Brothrs p0000 Ishikaw ph1000Ottavin p0000 Strckln p0000Hwkns p0000 Quiroz c0000Culersn ph1000 FMorls p1000 Ynoa 2b4031 Totals39914 9Totals 41101510 San Francisco4001200029 Colorado02000430110 Two outs when winning run scored. ESandoval (8), Panik (6). DPColorado 1. LOBSan Francisco 7, Colorado 10. 2B Panik (6), Posey (23), B.Crawford (16). 3B LeMahieu (4). HRPence (19), Paulsen (2). SBBlackmon (23). CSMorneau (3). S McKenry, Rutledge. IPHRERBBSO San Francisco T.Hudson576515 J.Lopez H,111/310000 Machi BS,2-412/323312 Strickland120000 Romo L,5-42/331100 Colorado F.Morales41/397743 Flande12/310000 Nicasio110000 Brothers H,151/300000 Ottavino H,192/300000 Hawkins W,3-2 BS132201 T:44. A,711 (50,480).Padres 3, Diamondbacks 1Arizona San Diego abrhbi abrhbi Inciart cf4020AAlmnt cf3010 A.Hill 2b4000Amarst ss4011 DPerlt rf3110S.Smith lf3000 Trumo 1b4010Grandl 1b5120 MMntr c4021Gyorko 2b4120 Lamb 3b4000Venale rf3110 Reimld lf4000Rivera c0000 Gregrs ss4000Spngnr 3b4012 Cahill p1000T.Ross p3000 EDLRs p0000Vincent p0000 Pachec ph1000Maybin ph1000 OPerez p0000Thayer p0000 Harris p0000Qcknsh p0000 Totals33161Totals30383 Arizona0000010001 San Diego00012000x3 LOBArizona 7, San Diego 13. 2BGyorko (11). SBInciarte (14), Venable (9). S Amarista, Venable. IPHRERBBSO Arizona Cahill L,3-10453365 E.De La Rosa210013 O.Perez110011 Harris110001 San Diego T.Ross W,13-12661128 Vincent H,15100002 Thayer H,10100000 Quackenbush S,2-3100003 T:03. A,564 (42,302).Royals 4, Rangers 3Texas Kansas City abrhbi abrhbi LMartn cf4000JDyson cf4010 Andrus ss4110Infante 2b4010 Rios rf3000AGordn lf3210 ABeltre 3b4011S.Perez c4133 Rua dh3000Hosmer 1b4010 Rosales 1b4110Ibanez dh3000 Telis c4111LAdms pr-dh0000 Odor 2b1000CPegur rf3110 Choice lf3011L.Cain rf1000 Mostks 3b4021 AEscor ss3000 Totals30353Totals334 104 Texas 0000012003 Kansas City10210000x4 EJ.Dyson (4), Hosmer (7). DPKansas City 3. LOBTexas 4, Kansas City 7. 2BAndrus (30), Rosales (6), J.Dyson (3), S.Perez (25), C.Peguero (1). HRS.Perez (16). SBA.Gordon (9), Hosmer (4). IPHRERBBSO Texas Lewis L,9-12794415 Sh.Tolleson2/310011 Claudio1/300000 Kansas City Ventura W,11-961/353247 K.Herrera H,162/300000 W.Davis H,28100000 G.Holland S,41-43100002 T:31. A,536 (37,903). BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES Recalled LHP Joe Saunders, RHP Evan Meek and RHP Kevin Gausman, from Norfolk (IL). BOSTON RED SOX Recalled RHP Steven Wright from Pawtucket (IL). TAMPA BAY RAYS Recalled RHP Brandon Gomes from Durham (IL). Purchased the contract of RHP Steve Geltz from Durham. Recalled C Curt Casali from Charlotte (FSL). Sent C Ali Solis outright to Durham. FOOTBALL National Football League ATLANTA FALCONS Signed WR Freddie Martino and TE Kyle Miller to the practice squad. DALLAS COWBOYS Waived S Ahmad Dixon and DB Jemea Thomas. Signed LB Korey Toomer and S C.J. Spillman. Signed FB Nikita Whitlock to the practice squad. GREEN BAY PACKERS Signed CB Jumal Rolle to the practice squad. Released WR Alex Gillett from the practice squad. TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS Signed CB Derrius Brooks, CB Brandon Dixon, LB Carlos Fields and S Kimario McFadden to the practice squad. 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: 14 21 24 25 35 5-of-53 winners$61,333.19 4-of-5230$129 3-of-57,456$11 CASH 3 (early) 1 3 0 CASH 3 (late) 4 6 5 PLAY 4 (early) 8 1 0 7 PLAY 4 (late) 6 0 9 5 FANTASY 5 11 12 13 29 35TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 B3 them defensive stalwarts. It showed in their loss to Seven Rivers the Pirates were good, but not quite as good as their opponents in keeping the ball in play. Certainly Crystal River has promise, featuring more size than last season with sophomores Kaylan Sims and Abby Epstein, and returning standout Cassidy Wardlow at outside hitter. But again, they have new setters and a rebuilt defense that will have to prove itself.Inconsistent start for PanthersLecantos loss at Seven Rivers is more difficult to comprehend. The Panthers didnt lose that many to graduation (three), with several of their top players returning. However, what also has resurfaced is the teams inability to handle difficult situations. Lecanto was 10-9 last season, at times displaying an ability to beat anybody. But then, the Panthers could also look like a team that anyone could beat. Its certainly frustrating to their coach, Alice Christian. Last Wednesday, Lecanto got hammered by The Villages in their opening set, then bounced back to win three straight and the match. Against Seven Rivers, it appeared the Panthers simply lost focus at times. Those lapses, often ignited by Lecanto errors, allowed the Warriors to string together several points in a row and turn a tight score into sizable cushion. Much of it was set up by Seven Rivers opening-set 28-26 comeback win, a game in which the Warriors didnt lead until the final points. If the Panthers are to become serious contenders in 5A-6, they must develop a mental toughness that will allow them to deal with adverse situations.Fine-tuning for CanesCitrus coach Sandy VanDervort said her team only needed to refine, not rebuild, after winning the Hurricanes first district volleyball title in 19 years last season. Eight players from that team are gone, which means theres still a lot of fine-tuning to come. Citrus split its first two matches, and one of those is worth noting. Like both Crystal River and Lecanto, the Canes dispatched The Villages, but they also lost in straight sets to Ocala St. John Lutheran the team that is always Seven Rivers biggest challenger in 2A-3. That result has a double meaning: First, how much fine-tuning remains for Citrus, and second, how much Seven Rivers needs to improve to be a 2A-3 contender.TEAM RECORDS Seven Rivers Christian, 2-0 overall, 0-0 in 2A-3; Crystal River, 2-1 overall, 0-0 in 5A-6; Citrus, 1-1 overall, 0-0 in 5A-6; Lecanto, 1-1 overall, 0-0 in 5A-6. INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS KILLS: Cassidy Wardlow (Crystal River), 34 (11.3 per match); Abby Epstein (Crystal River), 31 (10.3); Julia Eckart (Seven Rivers) 15 (7.5); Alyssa Gage (Seven Rivers), 15 (7.5); Kaylan Simms (Crystal River); 15 (5.0); Michaela Wallace (Seven Rivers), 10 (5.0). KILL PERCENTAGE: Eckart (Seven Rivers), .484; Epstein (Crystal River), .373; Wardlow (Crystal River), .314; Myrcia Powell (Crystal River), .239; Gage (Seven Rivers), .231. ASSISTS TO KILLS: Katie Eichler (Crystal River), 60 (15.0 per match); Gage (Seven Rivers), 27 (13.5); Kim Iwaniec (Seven Rivers), 24 (12.0); Megan Bauer (Crystal River), 21 (7.0). BLOCKS: Epstein (Crystal River), 14 (4.7 per match); Simms (Crystal River), 12 (4.0); Gage (Seven Rivers), 3 (1.5). DIGS: Wardlow (Crystal River), 60 (20.0 per match); Iwaniec (Seven Rivers), 29 (14.5); Wallace (Seven Rivers), 29 (14.5); Deanne St. Martin (Seven Rivers), 24 (12.0); Gage (Seven Rivers), 23 (11.5). SERVING ACES: Eckart (Seven Rivers), 10 (5.0 per match); Allie Whited (Crystal River) 9 (3.0); Wardlow (Crystal River), 9 (3.0); Iwaniec (Seven Rivers), 3 (1.5); Simms (Crystal River), 4 (1.3). NOTEBOOKContinued from Page B1 And she plans to meet those lofty expectations. Asked what she could do better in volleyball this year she was selected as the Chronicles Athlete of the Year after being named all-county not just in volleyball, but also basketball and softball Gage replied, I improved my vertical (jump) by a couple of inches by weightlifting and conditioning, and its helped my hitting a lot. Gage knew that she would have to be even better this year. My blocking needed to improve, and my setting definitely, so we can get Julia (Eckart) hitting and so I can be an all-around distributor, she said. So far, so good. Her setting has enabled Eckart to become a power at the net shes tied with Gage for the team lead in kills (each has 15) and has a team-best kill percentage of .484. But Gage knew that alone would not be enough. She could never supply the net presence that Zachar gave, a presence that forced opponents to alter their attacks away from her. That meant the Warriors would have to be even better defensively. In their two victories theyve done just that: Five Seven Rivers players have more than 20 digs. But still, even that upgrade wont be enough. The Warriors will need to attack from all over the court, and Gage knows that if she isnt setting the ball, shell be pounding it. As much as her attack game was enhanced last season, shes gotten even better this year. Shes worked out over the summer and her power has improved, Grey said. When she makes contact with the ball, when she really makes contact, no ones going to dig it up. Gage still has loftier expectations for herself. I need to be a supporter, because we have some newer girls on the team, she said. Some girls just came up from JV and they need confidencebuilding. So is there anything else she can do? Shes digging the ball, shes hitting the ball, shes setting the ball, was Greys summary Shes definitely an all-around player. GAGEContinued from Page B1 Florida still working on suspended game Associated PressGAINESVILLE Florida expects to know what will happen with its postponed season opener in the next two days. The Gators dont need nearly as much time to decide what to do about the suspensions of receiver Demarcus Robinson and defensive tackles Darious Cummings and Jay-nard Bostwick. Florida coach Will Muschamp reinstated Robinson, Cummings and Bostwick on Monday, saying they would play Saturday against Eastern Michigan (1-0). So their punishment essentially lasted 10 seconds. Muschamp could have kept their suspensions in place against Eastern Michigan or said they would be suspended against Idaho if the game is rescheduled. He did neither. They will be back this week with us, he said. Not just as far as the suspension of a game, but theyve handled a lot of other things for me. Asked specifically if the players still would be suspended if the Vandals return to Gainesville, Muschamp responded, I cant even answer that question. No. 1, we dont know the situation of the game right now. The game was postponed Saturday night because of unsafe field conditions following heavy rain. Florida Field became unplayable after hours of downpours. The season opener for both teams started after a nearly three-hour lightning delay and then stopped after 10 seconds. Valdez Showers returned the opening kickoff 64 yards, giving Floridas offense the ball on the 14-yard line. But more lightning was detected around the stadium, and the game was halted for good. Game officials, athletic directors and the Southeastern Conference offered four possible outcomes: The teams could resume the game at a later date. They could end the game with a determined final score. They could forfeit the game. Or they could declare a no contest. Those are the things that are being discussed, Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley said Monday. Theres a lot of things that go into football scheduling and whats in the best interest of your football team and your fans and the entire program. Thats how I work things around here. I like to get a lot of input from a lot of different people and then make a decision. Thats what were in the process of doing right now. Both teams have an open date on Saturday, Oct. 25. But its unclear whether they would be willing to play then. Especially Florida, which would be in the middle of a tough stretch of games in the Southeastern Conference. Louisville defeats Miami 31-13 in ACC debutLOUISVILLE, Ky. Dominique Browns 15-yard touchdown run in the third quarter and Gerald Christians 10-yard TD catch late in the fourth followed Louisvilles big defensive performance that helped beat Miami 31-13 Monday night. The victory provided a successful Atlantic Coast Conference debut for the Cardinals and to Bobby Petrinos second coaching stint at the school. Louisvilles new 3-4 defense provided many of the opportunities by forcing three takeaways, including one that followed a costly fumble by Cardinals quarterback Will Gardner inside his 15. After Louisville held Miami to a field goal following Gardners second fumble in the third quarter, Brown's TD provided a 21-13 cushion. Christians scoring pass from Gardner with 1:43 remaining sealed the win.From wire reports
B4TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEGOLF Celebrating 120 Years Thank You Team Chronicle 000J1KQ We couldn t have done it without you Kirk rallies, could make the captains cut Wins Deutsche Bank title by two strokes Associated PressNORTON, Mass. Chris Kirk picked up the biggest victory of his career Monday in the Deutsche Bank Championship. Still to be determined is just how big. Kirk closed with a 5-under 66 in another wild Labor Day finish at the TPC Boston, coming up with three big putts on the back nine to pull away for a two-shot victory. Along the way, he made a strong case to be one of the three Ryder Cup picks that will be announced today. Kirk played the final 36 holes with Rory McIlroy and outplayed the worlds best golfer. Of far greater importance was winning this FedEx Cup playoff event for his second victory this season. And he got it done with a bogey-free round. Its my biggest win ever, Kirk said. Billy Horschel had a chance to at least force a playoff and possibly win when he stood in the fairway on the par-5 18th hole with a 6-iron in his hand. Horschel chunked the shot so bad that it barely reached the hazard, and he made bogey for a 69. Horschel tied for second with 54-hole leader Russell Henley (70) and Geoff Ogilvy, who extended his unlikely run through these FedEx Cup playoffs. Ogilvy was the last of the 100 qualifiers for the Deutsche Bank Championship. He went 65-65 on the weekend without a bogey. The top 70 in the FedEx Cup advance to the BMW Championship in Denver later this week. Ogilvy went from No. 100 to No. 24, and now stands a reasonable chance of getting to the Tour Championship. Kirk won for the third time in his career, though never against a field this strong and never with this much riding on it. He was No. 14 in the Ryder Cup standings, five spots away from being an automatic qualifier. This victory could go a long way toward U.S. captain Tom Watson using one of his three selections on the 29-yearold from Georgia. Kirk was trying not to think about that, saying he already had plans to be at the Georgia-Tennessee game the weekend (Sept. 26-28) of the Ryder Cup. But he would gladly break those plans for a trip to Scotland for golfs version of the Super Bowl. I definitely put myself in contention for one, Kirk said. If I get picked great. If not, Im still happy with my win today. McIlroy, who started the final round only two shots behind on a course where he won two years ago, fell back with successive bogeys on the front nine, bounced back with a pair of birdies, and then fell out of the mix by missing two short par putts early on the back nine. He closed with a 70 and tied for fifth with John Senden (66). Kirk took the outright lead for the first time with a 25-foot birdie putt on the 13th hole. He escaped trouble from deep rough on the 14th hole with a shot that bounced onto the green for a two-putt par. And right when it looked as if he was struggling with his swing, he saved par from a bunker with a 15-foot putt on the 15th. On the next hole, he made a birdie putt from just over 12 feet that gave him a two-shot lead. He looked shaky over an 8-foot birdie putt on the 18th that might have clinched it. Kirk didnt make a birdie on any of the par 5s on Monday and finished at 15-under 269. That left it to Horschel, in prime position for at least a birdie. The worst swing Ive made all week, Horschel said. Horschel was at No. 82 in the FedEx Cup and began the week wanting to be among the top 70 to advance to Cherry Hills. He at least accomplished that much. Seven players moved into the top 70, though none was more surprising that Ogilvy. Just eight days ago, he was home in Arizona believing his season was over. But when Troy Merritt missed a 10-foot par putt and Brendon Todd made a 15-foot par putt on the 18th hole, that combination sent him to Boston. And now hes a decent week away from getting back into all the majors. Jerry Kelly, his back aching, hit a 3-wood to 6 feet for eagle on the 18th hole. That proved just enough two points to get the 70th spot and move on to Denver. Kirk takes over No. 1 in the FedEx Cup, giving him a clear shot at the $10 million prize. The question now is whether his season ends in two weeks at the Tour Championship, or whether he will be in Scotland playing in his first Ryder Cup.Deutsche Bank ChampionshipMonday, At TPC Boston, Norton, Mass., Purse: $8 million, Yardage: 7,216, Par 71, Final: Chris Kirk (2,500), $1,440,00073-66-64-66 269-15 Geoff Ogilvy (1,083), $597,33370-71-65-65 271-13 Russell Henley (1,083), $597,33370-66-65-70 271-13 Billy Horschel (1,083), $597,33369-66-67-69 271-13 Rory McIlroy (525), $304,00070-69-64-70 273-11 John Senden (525), $304,00069-71-67-66 273-11 Jason Day (438), $258,000 66-68-69-71 274-10 Martin Kaymer (438), $258,00071-66-70-67 274-10 Bill Haas (331), $185,143 67-69-70-69 275-9 Chesson Hadley (331), $185,14366-73-67-69 275-9 Carl Pettersson (331), $185,14367-73-69-66 275-9 Robert Streb (331), $185,14373-67-67-68 275-9 Jimmy Walker (331), $185,14370-70-68-67 275-9 Seung-Yul Noh (331), $185,14369-68-68-70 275-9 Webb Simpson (331), $185,14366-70-68-71 275-9 Jason Kokrak (260), $112,22968-72-70-66 276-8 Keegan Bradley (260), $112,22965-71-69-71 276-8 Zach Johnson (260), $112,22971-68-70-67 276-8 Ryan Palmer (260), $112,22963-71-71-71 276-8 Adam Scott (260), $112,229 73-68-68-67 276-8 Kevin Stadler (260), $112,22971-70-67-68 276-8 Brian Stuard (260), $112,22972-71-65-68 276-8 Rickie Fowler (235), $76,80070-69-67-71 277-7 Jim Furyk (235), $76,800 72-66-69-70 277-7 Ian Poulter (235), $76,800 67-73-71-66 277-7 Russell Knox (220), $61,600 67-70-71-70 278-6 Henrik Stenson (220), $61,60070-70-73-65 278-6 Kevin Streelman (220), $61,60073-67-65-73 278-6 Matt Kuchar (198), $50,867 69-66-73-71 279-5 George McNeill (198), $50,86773-68-72-66 279-5 Bubba Watson (198), $50,86772-71-69-67 279-5 Gary Woodland (198), $50,86771-70-73-65 279-5 Ben Crane (198), $50,867 69-68-70-72 279-5 Jordan Spieth (198), $50,86767-70-69-73 279-5 Jason Bohn (163), $36,950 74-68-69-69 280-4 K.J. Choi (163), $36,950 72-70-70-68 280-4 Morgan Hoffmann (163), $36,95072-69-68-71 280-4 J.B. Holmes (163), $36,950 70-75-68-67 280-4 Charles Howell III (163), $36,95068-73-71-68 280-4 Danny Lee (163), $36,950 74-65-73-68 280-4 Vijay Singh (163), $36,950 72-68-69-71 280-4 Scott Stallings (163), $36,95070-74-72-64 280-4 David Hearn (138), $28,800 70-74-72-65 281-3 Charl Schwartzel (138), $28,80072-72-68-69 281-3 Steven Bowditch (120), $23,42477-68-72-65 282-2 Gonzalo Fdez-Castano (120), $23,42471-69-68-74 282-2 Will MacKenzie (120), $23,42470-73-67-72 282-2 Phil Mickelson (120), $23,42474-69-72-67 282-2 Chris Stroud (120), $23,424 69-69-73-71 282-2 Ernie Els (90), $19,017 72-71-73-67 283-1 Brendan Steele (90), $19,01774-71-69-69 283-1 Kevin Chappell (90), $19,01768-73-68-74 283-1 Stewart Cink (90), $19,017 71-72-69-71 283-1 Graham DeLaet (90), $19,01771-74-67-71 283-1 Michael Putnam (90), $19,01771-70-68-74 283-1 Camilo Villegas (90), $19,01772-69-72-70 283-1 Luke Donald (55), $17,600 69-74-74-67 284E Billy Hurley III (55), $17,600 68-74-71-71 284E Jerry Kelly (55), $17,600 71-74-70-69 284E Hideki Matsuyama (55), $17,60073-69-68-74 284E Daniel Summerhays (55), $17,60074-71-67-72 284E Andrew Svoboda (55), $17,60071-72-69-72 284E Bo Van Pelt (55), $17,600 70-73-69-72 284E Hunter Mahan (35), $16,960 73-71-73-68 285+1 Brian Harman (25), $16,640 72-70-75-69 286+2 Scott Langley (25), $16,640 71-72-70-73 286+2 Marc Leishman (25), $16,64073-72-72-69 286+2 Shawn Stefani (15), $16,32069-74-71-73 287+3 John Huh (6), $15,920 70-75-71-72 288+4 William McGirt (6), $15,920 71-74-71-72 288+4 Jeff Overton (6), $15,920 73-69-75-71 288+4 Cameron Tringale (6), $15,92072-73-71-72 288+4 Ryan Moore (5), $15,520 72-71-74-73 290+6 Made Cut Did Not Finish Brendon de Jonge (5), $15,280 77-67-74 218+5 Patrick Reed (5), $15,280 68-68-82 218+5 Andres Romero (4), $15,040 76-69-74 219+6 Scott Brown (4), $14,880 75-68-77 220+7 Matt Jones (4), $14,720 69-75-79 223+10 Freddie Jacobson (4), $14,560 72-72-80 224+11 Matt Every (4), $14,400 68-73-86 227+14 Associated PressChris Kirk holds up the trophy Monday after winning the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Mass.
Today I will cover a topic which is occasionally seen in the treatment of cancer. This is known as the unknown primary tumor, or cancer of undetermined origin. Occasionally, patients will present with enlarged lymph nodes, usually in the neck and shoulder region, which upon surgical and pathologic evaluation reveal evidence of cancer which has spread to that site. While cancers such as lymphomas can certainly originate in the lymph nodes, other types of cancers generally do not start in the lymph nodes, and when they are seen there, they represent spread of the cancer from the primary site of the tumor, commonly known as metastasis. When this is seen, thorough physical and radiographic evaluations utilizing plain xrays and CT scans are performed to attempt to determine the primary site of the cancer. Over the past 20 years, with improvements in our ability to physically evaluate various areas of the body, and also with improvements in the radiographic imaging quality of CAT scans, PET scans, and MRIs, we are generally able to locate the origin of the cancer. Occasionally, however, a cancer will present which has metastasized to a lymph node, and despite a thorough evaluation, the primary site of the tumor cannot be identified. This represents the diagnosis of an unknown primary. When the primary tumor is not readily identifiable, the first step is to have a surgeon evaluate the most common sites of tumors under an anesthetic. This allows the physician to obtain a very good view of these areas without any discomfort to the patient. Random multiple biopsies are also generally obtained from the most common areas where these tumors would originate. Depending upon the location of the involved lymph nodes, one can estimate the most common primary origins of the tumor. When lymph nodes are involved in the upper portion of the neck, these cancers tend to originate in the mouth, upper throat region, and posterior nasal region of the head and neck. As they occur down lower in the neck and in the region just above the collar bone, they are more commonly found to originate in the lower portion of the throat, the lungs, or the intestinal tract. The location of the lymph nodes helps to guide the physician to the most common sites of primary tumor involvement. Despite all of our diagnostic abilities, occasionally we still are unable to truly locate the primary site of the tumor, and must proceed with treatment to the metastatic disease which has spread to the neck. The traditional treatment for unknown primary tumors which have spread to the lymph nodes of the neck is to first perform what is known as a neck dissection. This allows the surgeon to remove the majority of the lymph nodes from the area of involvement. This is traditionally followed by a course of radiation therapy to encompass the areas involved by the metastatic disease as well as the most likely areas of the primary tumor. With this treatment, most people will not experience any recurrence of their disease. The pathologic diagnosis assists us in many instances in determining the type of treatment. Certain types of tumors are known to originate from various parts of the body and can help you to focus in on the most likely area of the tumor. Occasionally, with lymph nodes in the lower portion of the neck involved, the tumor can actually originate from the chest or abdomen, and depending upon the type of tumor, chemotherapy may be added to the regime of surgery and radiation therapy. The prognosis of patients with this type of tumor depends on many different factors such as the type of tumor present, the extent of the tumor present, and the pathologic grade or aggressiveness of the tumor which is noted on the biopsy. The diagnosis of an unknown primary is made less often today than it was 10 or 20 years ago secondary to advances in our ability to diagnose the primary site of these lesions. It is still something, however, that is encountered on an infrequent basis in oncology, and the treatment for each individual case varies depending upon the many factors described above.Dr. Bennett is a board certified radiation oncologist. If you have any suggestions for topics, or have any questions, please contact him at 522 North Lecanto Highway, Lecanto, FL 34461, or email at email@example.com. HEALTH& LIFE Section CTUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE So you know: T he information contained in the Health & Life section is not intended to cover all possible directions, precautions, warnings, drug interactions, allergic reactions or adverse effects and is not intended to replace consultation with a physician. Dr. C. Joseph BennettNAVIGATING CANCER Inside:Ear, Nose & Throat/ C2 Special event Sept. 13/ C3 Achieving balance/ C4 KATIEHENDRICK CorrespondentHealth care costs and efficiency are among the most debated (and contentious) topics today in the U.S. The Emergency Department, in particular, often comes under scrutiny for overcrowding. A 2012 study, published in The Annals of Emergency Medicine, found that, across the country, ED visits grew 60 percent faster than the population, increasing by 1.9 percent annually from 2001 to 2008, and that the duration of time patients spend there (often waiting to be seen) grew by 3.1 percent during that same period. A major reason for those long waits is a lack of resources, particularly in staffing, said Patrick Jean, MD, an emergency medical doctor in Inverness. Another cause is the subjectivity of what constitutes an emergency and some peoples knee-jerk decision to come in for any malady. People choose to go to the ED depending on many factors, such as socioeconomic status, level of healthcare education and comfort zone, Dr. Jean said. Youll see inexperienced and nervous parents with a child with a cold, while an elderly person with an abdominal catastrophe might stay at home, he said. Setting rules on who should and should not visit the Emergency Department isnt easy. The fact is, we are the safety net for a huge population, he said. Instead, he offered guidelines to help those unsure whether they require immediate attention: Possible broken bones warrant a trip to the ED, but sprains or possible fractures that have no deformity or crookedness can wait a few days to see if they get better. Most injuries you can walk on arent too bad, he said. Go to the ED if you feel tightness or discomfort in the chest, especially if youre over the age of 40, you smoke, or have high blood pressure or diabetes. Get immediate attention if you have severe belly pain that last more than a few hours. Any sudden weakness or loss of function should prompt a trip to the ED. The ED is not the right place to go if you have a cold or upper respiratory illness, especially the flu. Youll simply spread your infection to others who may be even less tolerant of it. Very few healthy people with diarrhea should go to the ED. Home remedies and over-thecounter medication do the trick, he said. People should not seek treatment for chronic conditions in the ED. If you have had a symptom for years, it is unlikely to need acute care, he said. Children with fevers who can drink and/or eat and sit up do not need to come to ED. If youre worried about a symptom, Dr. Jean recommends calling your personal physician for advice. If you cant reach him or her, your insurance company likely offers phone consultations for possible emergencies. The health departments and urgent care centers are other alternatives. 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Keep children safe in carsFree 20-minute child safety seat inspections available by appointment at the Early Learning Coalition of the Nature Coast, 382 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River, to be sure a seat is not recalled, damaged or expired; is appropriate for the childs age, height and weight; is used correctly; and installed securely. Contact Sue Littnan at 352-563-9939, ext.235. Disabilities family conference set for Sept. 13DUNEDIN The Family Network on Disabilities will host the eighth annual Heart & Hope Statewide Family Conference for Planning For Beyond High School from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Dunedin Highland Middle School, 70 Patricia Ave., Dunedin. Conference admission includes materials, child care, breakfast and lunch, and an IEP one-on-one clinic. Workshops will be available in English and Spanish with tracks including tips for employment, understanding the health care system, college experience, future planning and managing SSI/SSDI benefits; 0.6 continuing education units (CEUs) will be available for $15. The following door prizes will be awarded: Sea World passes, cellphones, a TV, Keurig coffee brewer, an iPad Mini and more. For more information and/or special accommodation details, call 800-825-5736 or visit www.fndusa.org/programs .Heart-and-hope.aspx.Fall Prevention Program Sept. 2 at churchThe Caregiver Support Group meeting at noon Tuesday, Sept. 2, at First United Methodist Church of Dunnellon will include a Fall Prevention Program presented by the Florida Department of Elder Affairs. Area home remodelers and occupational therapists are invited. Current, future and past caregivers are welcome. For more information, contact Bob Henton at 352-465-5862 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Oak Hill Partners Club slates eventsSPRING HILL 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. Oak Hill Hospital is at 11375 Cortez Blvd., Spring Hill, 1.9 miles east of U.S. 19 on State Road 50. Visit OakHillHospital.com. Sept. 3 Yoga class 10 a.m. Sept. 5 Yoga class 10 a.m. Sept. 6 Suncoast Driving School 8:30 a.m. to noon Sept. 8 AARP Driving School 10 a.m.Health center board to meetThe George A. Dame Community Health Center Board meetings are at 3p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at the Citrus County Health Department, 3700 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto, in the firstfloor conference room.Group aims to be substance-freePartners for a Substance-Free Citrus Inc. will meet the second Thursday monthly in the basement of the Citrus County School Board office in Inverness, 1007 W. Main St. Use the elevator to go to the basement. 8 to 9a.m. board meeting. 9:15 to 9:30a.m. coffee, doughnuts, networking. 9:30 to 10:30a.m. membership meeting. For information, call the office at 352-389-0472 or email substancefree.citrus@ yahoo.com.Doctor Vitamin offers free seminarsDoctor Vitamin store, at 3930 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa, will host free seminars: 1p.m. Saturday, Sept.6, Your Hormones for Guys and Gals A healthy natural solution to feel better and look better. Seating is limited, call to reserve at 352-628-7036.Free dementia conference set for Sept.16The United Methodist Church of Homosassa will host a one-day conference on Alzheimers and dementia from 10a.m. to 2:30p.m. Sept.16. The event, organized by Debbie Selsavage, Administrator of the Sunshine Gardens assisted living and memory care community in Crystal River, is designed to provide information and resources for caregivers of loved ones suffering from dementia. The Coping with Dementia Conference will feature presenters who have personal and professional experience as caregivers, such as author and columnist Gary LeBlanc; HPH Hospice Communications Coordinator Anne Black; and Selsavage, who will speak from her experience as both a professional administrator and a caregiver who lost her husband to Alzheimers. In addition, there will break-out discussion groups where conference participants can ask questions about dementia and share their own solutions. The conference is free and open to the public. The church will provide free respite services so caregivers can attend who might otherwise not be able to leave the loved ones in their care. A large turnout for the free conference is expected, so attendees are advised to reserve a place by calling 352-563-0325 or emailing email@example.com. Reservations for the free respite service are required, and interested parties are advised to call Karen Kline at 352-628-4083. The United Methodist Church is at 8831 W. Bradshaw Blvd. Enter from U.S.19 at either Bradshaw or Yulee Drive. Career fair slated Sept. 19The Citrus County Reentry Councils Community Resource and Career Fair will run from 10a.m. to 2p.m. Friday, Sept.19, at The Salvation Army, 712 School Ave., Lecanto. Lunch will be provided by Salvation Army Mobile Canteen. Classes offered include: Federal Bonding Program and Step Ahead. Make Money by Saving Money. Employment Rights of a Felon. The fair includes 21 indoor service providers: Family Resource Center, Alcoholics Anonymous, The Centers, Childhood Developmental Services, Spring Brook Mental Health Hospital, Department of Corrections, College of Central Florida, Veterans Affairs Outreach, Narcotic Anonymous, Last Call 4 HELP Citrus County Libraries Literacy Programm Christian Counseling by Jesus Is! Ministries, WithlacoocheTechnical Institute, The Transition House, Domestic Violence, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, St. Leos University, MidFlorida Community Legal Services, HIV/AIDS testing and counseling, Florida Access (food stamps and all other state benefits) and Career Resource. Five mobile units: 40-foot Career Resource Mobile Unit, Salvation Army Mobile Canteen, Mobile Medical Unit, Mobile Dental Unit and State of Florida Department of Motor Vehicles (for Florida drivers licenses or state I.D. card). Several local businesses will take applications for employment opportunities. For information, call 352-628-4357.Healthy Lifestyles Conference slated in BrooksvilleSPRING HILL The Crescent Community Clinic, Hernando Diabetes Alliance and Oak Hill Hospital will collaborate to hold a free Healthy Lifestyles Conference on Saturday, Nov.15, at the SunTech Education Center at Nature Coast Technical High School, 4057 California St., Brooksville. Check-in time for this free conference will be 8a.m. Keynote speaker Mickey Smith, Oak Hill Hospital CEO, will begin the conference. Closing remarks will be at 1p.m. Registration is required. To register, call 352628-6060 in Citrus or go toC2TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEHEALTH& LIFE Water is the lifeblood of Floridas economy and essential to our health and quality of life. We must stand up and speak out for our waterways, or we risk losing them. Join Senator Bob Graham and the citizens of Citrus County at Speak Up Homosassa Springs, a call to action to protect and restore the waters of Citrus County and all of Floridas treasured waterways. There will be no admission charge to Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, one of Floridas most spectacular State Parks, which features a floating underwater observatory, manatees, wading birds, red wolves, a six month old Florida panther, as well as other wildlife and exhibits. Attendees will have the chance to learn and enjoy the beauty of natural Florida through discussions, nature activities, presentations and music. SEPTEMBER 6, 2014 10:00 AM 4:00 PM Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park 4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, Florida 34446 For more information visit floridaconservationcoalition.org 000J35M Let me start out by defining what perennial rhinitis is. Perennial is a term used for year round. Rhinitis is a general term describing all sorts of symptoms of the nose, including congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and a multitude of other problems. Put them together and you describe a nasal problem that is with us 365 days a year. Reading the general medical literature, it would suggest that this was an uncommon cause of problems in patients 65 years of age of older. However, in my patient population, which is primarily 65 years of age and older, this is not the case. Studies suggest that 20 percent of patients suffer with this problem who are 55 years of age and older. My findings suggest that it is closer to 50 percent. Proper identification of this problem is important to reduce the impairment that it can cause and increase the quality of life and also minimize associated problems such as sinus disease, asthma, and sleep disorders, which are also very common. As we age, all of the parts of our body change and that includes our nose. The mucous inside of our nose changes in quality that can leave you with a dry, yet drippy nose, which seems strange. Also, there can be increased airflow resistance, which leads to obstruction, which can be very uncomfortable and cause patients to seek out over-thecounter remedies such as pills and sprays in order to get relief. As we know, some elderly patients have co-existing conditions that may be complicated or worsened by the use of these medications. Common disorders that my patients suffer from include arthritis, high blood pressure and heart disease, to name a few, which can be adversely affected by the improper use of certain overthe-counter medications. Also, conversely, there are medications that my patients frequently take, including high blood pressure medications, which can aggravate nasal problems. These include ACE inhibitors and beta-blockers, which are frequently used to control blood pressure problems. In many instances, patients will seek out over-the-counter remedies, which include the first-generation antihistamines, which carry a greater risk for sedation, which could put the patient at risk for a fall and fracture. Also, dryness of the mouth and the eyes are very common associated with the use of these medications. Constipation, inability to urinate, and aggravation of glaucoma, which is a high pressure inside the eyeball, are also associated with these first-generation antihistamines. Oral decongestants also available readily over-the-counter can affect the heart, blood pressure, and aggravate prostate hypertrophy. As always, identification of the exact problem will lead to a better choice of treatment, which may include the use of internasal steroid sprays, which are less risky than overthe-counter sprays and can affectively control sneezing, nasal itching, runny nose, and nasal congestion. Newer-generation antihistamines are less likely to cause the problems mentioned previously by the first-generation antihistamines and at this point in time there is only one variety that is available overthe-counter and the remainder are prescription strength only. Two other medications, one used for asthma, show promise in treating nasal congestion and runny nose, and also there is a medication called an anticholinergic, which has been out for several years and shows very good control of runny nose problems. Lastly, immunotherapy or allergy shots may be considered, particularly if we are dealing with a complex case, which can include anything from an elderly patient on many medications to even transplant patients who are on transplant rejection medications and cannot afford mixing other unknown other medications at the risk of causing further more devastating problems. If you feel you have a problem or a potential safety concern mixing medications, the best resource is your primary care doctor or an ear, nose and throat doctor to answer these questions for you and seek out the best treatment choice for you.Denis Grillo, D.O., FOCOO, is an ear, nose and throat specialist in Crystal River. Call him at 352-795-0011 or visit CrystalCommunityENT.com. Dr. Denis GrilloEAR, NOSE & THROAT Perennial rhinitis and the older patient HEALTH NOTES See HEALTH/ Page C3
OakHillHospital.com/For YourHealth. Seating is limited and a complimentary continental breakfast will be served. The conference will feature a wide range of healthy lifestyles workshops. Those who will attend will learn to optimize their bodys potential. They will learn to manage diabetes, hypertension and obesity. Attendees will also be able to participate in blood pressure readings, flu shots, glucose readings, pulse oxygen readings and smoking cessation.Our Lady of Grace-K of C blood drive Sept. 20The next blood drive of the joint Blood Ministries of Our Lady of Grace Parish and Knights of Columbus Council 6168 is scheduled from 8a.m. to 1p.m. Saturday, Sept.20, at Our Lady of Grace Parish Life Center, 6 Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills. This drive will feature a complimentary continental breakfast and tokens of appreciation for all donors. For information, call LifeSouth Community Blood Centers at 352527-3061. Health education, screenings at Seven RiversSeven Rivers Regional Medical Center offers health education programs and screenings facilitated by boardcertified physicians and licensed medical professionals. Call 352-795-1234 to register. Joint Camp Having knee or hip replacement surgery? This one-hour session prepares patients for surgery and helps them understand what to expect following surgery. Learn about the replacement procedure, postoperative exercises and recovery at home. Bring a caregiver or support person. Next class is Tuesday, Sept. 2, 1 p.m. Registration required. Breastfeeding & Newborn Care Provides expectant or new mothers with effective techniques that may help them successfully breastfeed. Fathers are encouraged to attend. Tuesday, Sept. 9, 6 to 9 p.m. Registration required. One-Day Childbirth Education Prepares the pregnant woman and her partner for labor, delivery and birth. Relaxation, breathing, solutions for pregnancy discomforts, proper nutrition, stages of labor, skills to utilize during labor and after delivery changes are emphasized. Expectant mothers should attend in the seventh month of pregnancy. Saturday, Sept. 13, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost is $30. Registration required. Early Pregnancy Workshop Designed for women in the early months of pregnancy who want to understand the physical and emotional changes expected with pregnancy. Techniques for stress and anxiety relief are also covered. Tuesday, Sept. 16, 6 to 8 p.m. Registration required. Healing Ways Health education for people concerned about skin health and wound care, especially individuals with diabetes. Programs are held at 10:30 a.m. the third Wednesday of every month, feature a different topic each month, and are presented by Michelle Arevalo, program director of wound care and hyperbaric medicine at Seven Rivers Wound Care Center. Registration required. Balance screenings Seven Rivers Outpatient Rehab offers free balance screenings at 11541 W. Emerald Oaks Drive, Crystal River (adjacent to the hospital). Call 352-795-0534 to schedule a screening. County offers home care servicesCitrus County Senior Care Services has home care services available under the HOPE Program (Homecare Options Provided for Everyone). Services available include: Case management Personal care (help with bathing and personal grooming) Respite Homemaking (light housekeeping duties) Emergency alert/ response button Home-delivered meals All of these services are overseen by a certified case manager who places licensed and bonded service providers in the home. If you or a loved one are in need of any of these services, call 352-527-5930 for more information and a cost quote. SHINE program offers helpFlorida Department of Elder Affairs SHINE program offers free and unbiased information and assistance for all your health insurance issues. In Citrus County, there are four locations ready to serve your needs. For an appointment at any center, call 352-527-5956. Leave your name, telephone number and a short message. A SHINE counselor will return the call. Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. First United Methodist Church, 8831 W. Bradshaw St., Homosassa. St. Annes Episcopal Church, 9870 W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River. Inverness Library, 1511 Druid Road, Inverness.Diabetes classes meet monthlyMonthly diabetes selfmanagement education classes by Citrus Memorial Diabetes Center at Citrus Memorial Healthcare Center, Sugarmill Woods. These classes, taught by a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator, offer an opportunity for those living with diabetes to learn about the importance of physical activity, meal planning and medication. Topics include blood glucose monitoring, problem solving, coping and reducing the risk for diabetesrelated complications. To register for a class or to schedule a one-on-one appointment, call 352341-6110. A physician referral is required. CASA in need of donated itemsCitrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA) needs donation of household goods for its domestic violence shelter for women and children: hair clips, hair brushes, toilet paper, paper towels, size5 diapers, hand soap, shampoo, conditioner, facial tissues and liquid high-efficiency (HE) laundry soap. Drop off donations at CASAs outreach center, 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, between 9a.m. and 4:30p.m. Monday through Friday. Donations of grocery and gas cards are always welcome. Call 352-344-8111.Speakers Hospice of Citrus and the Nature Coast presentations are provided by trained professionals, provided as a community service and are offered at no cost. To schedule a speaker for your next meeting, call hospice at 352-527-2020 for visit www.hospiceofcitrus.org. Nature Coast EMS has speakers available for clubs or organizations regarding general ambulance service information, medical alerts program and more. To schedule a speaker, or for information, call Katie Lucas at 352-249-4730, or email at katie.lucas@naturecoast ems.org. Seven Rivers Regional Speakers Bureau brings customized programs to clubs, churches and other community organizations. Contact Amy Kingery at 352-795-8344 or firstname.lastname@example.org. HPH Hospice speakers bureau: HPH Hospice considers it a privilege to provide educational presentations about HPH Hospice and end-of-life care in Citrus County. If your place of worship, business, or homeowners association is looking for a speaker, we are ready to assist you. You may choose a topic or if you prefer, we will help to design a presentation to suit your needs. All presentations are offered at no charge and given by trained HPH professionals. Call Anne Black at 352-527-4600 for more information. HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 C3 Enjoy Those Special Moments! 000J629 221 N.E. Hwy. 19 Crystal River, FL (352) 795-2526 Toll Free: (800) 282-6341 www.suncoasteyecenter.com When Experience Counts Most Advanced Cataract Surgery with Multifocal IOL Premium Lens Implants Droopy Eyelid Surgery Glaucoma & Diabetic Eyecare Specialists Eye Exams Lawrence A. Seigel, M.D. Board Certified Ophthalmologist Alan M. Freedman, M.D. Board Certified Ophthalmologist CHOOSE THE RIGHT PATH TO CLEARER VISION A Lens For Every Lifestyle 000J5ME 4805 S. Suncoast Blvd. Homosassa, FL 34446 352-628-0012 www.MasterpieceDentalStudio.com Always Welcoming New Patients FRANK J. VASCMINI, DDS Dr. Pablo Figueroa Se Habla Espaol 2222 Highway 44 W., Inverness Caring is my Profession Call for an Appointment 352-860-0633 email@example.com Accepting New Patients Serving Citrus County Since 1993 WE ACCEPT Medicare Aetna Humana United Healthcare Coventry Medicare Blue Cross/ Blue Shield Cigna Universal And Other Major Insurances 000J644 Ihope everyone had a safe and fun Labor Day. The next two months are extremely busy here at Nature Coast EMS. In addition to area community activities we are involved with, Nature Coast EMS has a few projects of its own. Nature Coast EMS developed a Mobile Integrated Health Care Program (MIHP) that has been in effect for almost a year now. Our team program providers (community paramedics) track the number of 9-1-1 calls made by an individual over a short period of time. They arrange to meet personally with these patients and initiate environmental assessments, conduct mobile diagnostics, provide medication reconciliation/instructions and provide protocol-driven medical treatments at patients homes. This program is sustainable and includes primary-care services and communitybased prevention services provided with the local public health department. This focused care is for specific populations discharged from the hospital with risk of readmission. We have invited area health care professionals to a second roundtable meeting this month to discuss the progress and direction of this program to help our community Right now, Im going to give you an astounding number: $59 million. This is the total cost of falls in Citrus County over a years time. Now, that total includes everything associated from emergency transportation to and including the hospital charges, facility rehab, home health, etc. Nature Coast EMS responded to over 22,000 9-1-1 calls last year with 18 percent of those being associated to falls. Part of our Mobile Integrated Health Care Program involves fall prevention. Now Im going to give you another number: $7 million. Nature Coast EMS MIHP program and our association with A Matter of Balance programs have dropped that percentage to 16 percent in just under 12 months, thus saving $7 million in health costs so far. The 23rd of this month marks National Falls Prevention Day. On this day we invite seniors to attend a free event that involves health screenings related to falls. Screenings will be provided from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and include blood pressure and oxygen levels, blood sugar levels, hypertension, vision, hearing, balance and coordination. Plus, pharmacists will be on hand to reconcile your medications and youre encouraged to bring old medications for safe disposal. The,n from 1 to 3 p.m., there will be an engaging presentation on A Matter of Balance and our Mobile Integrated Health Care program. Complimentary light refreshments will be served throughout the day. Our Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow event is sponsored by Nature Coast EMS, Audibel Hearing Centers and Tuscany on the Meadows at Quality Inn & Conference Center at Citrus Hills from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 23. Supporting organizations of Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow are Rutabagas Fresh Market, West Coast Eye Institute, Performance by Achievement, HPH Hospice, Brashears Pharmacy, Citrus County Support Services, Citrus County Sheriffs Office, the Chronicle, Citrus 95 and Fox 96.7. No reservations are required, but I ask that you call me at 352-249-4730, so that we are able to accommodate everyone who wishes to attend. I look forward to seeing you there. As always, be safe, take care and stay well!Katie Lucas is the public information officer at Nature Coast EMS. She can be reached at 352-249-4730 or katie.lucas@naturecoastems .org. Nature Coast EMS is an accredited, nonprofit established in 2000 to provide emergency medical services to Citrus County. Watch Every Minute Counts hosted by Mike Hall, CEO, Nature Coast EMS on WYKE TV at 8 p.m. Tuesdays and 10 a.m. Wednesdays. Nature Coast EMS does not call soliciting donations on behalf of paramedics and EMTs. The Citrus County Professional Paramedics and EMTs Local 365 is a union, and Nature Coast EMS team members do not benefit from any donation to this organization. Katie LucasNATURE COAST EMS Strong Today, Falls Free Tomorrow slated Sept. 13Special event to focus on matters of balance HEALTHContinued from Page C2
C4TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLE HEALTH& LIFE Our hormones are in a constant state of flux. A variety of factors affect them, such as stress levels, diet and exercise. Cortisol levels rise in the morning and fall before sleep. Human growth hormone rises during exercise and during fasting states of sleep. These patterns help us to function optimally. As we age, the sex hormones decrease and the signs of this ebbing are low libido, loss of muscle and memory, increased abdominal fat and depression. I recently wrote about sex hormone testing and balancing. Its now time to address how the other hormone levels affect us. We also have a decrease in dehydroepiandrosterone, which is a hormone produced by the brain and the adrenal gland. It is a precursor to other hormones, including the sex hormones. DHEA combats aging. The adrenal glands make cortisol as well as DHEA. When under stress, the cortisol production outweighs DHEA production. Prolonged stress and a lack of exercise, combined with a poor diet, result in chronically elevated cortisol levels and diminished DHEA production. Signs of this condition include suppressed thyroid function, inflammation, accelerated aging, mild memory loss and stomach ulcers. Your body is designed to maintain a delicate hormonal balance that usually self-regulates naturally according to your age and the stresses you face in life. Eventually the adrenal glands are not able to keep up with demand and become sluggish (hypoadrenia). Symptoms of overworked adrenal glands are a lack of energy, unexplained weight gain, poor mood, depression and insomnia. Some of the contributing factors can be a poor diet, lack of exercise and prolonged or excessive stress. If you are under constant stress, or always feel tired, weak, depressed, or have a low sex drive, then you may want to have your DHEA levels checked. The adrenal glands may be supported with whole food supplements and DHEA levels can be increased with supplementation. Chronic stress, a lack of exercise, weight gain and a high carbohydrate and a bad fat diet will trigger inflammation that spurs insulin resistance and leptin production. Insulin and leptin are hormones that respectively bring glucose into the cells and cause storage of fat. Insulin resistance allows harmful blood sugar increases. This is the problem with Type 2 diabetes. Leptin is made by fat cells and in the brain. It is part of the hunger-fat storage mechanism. Both of these hormone regulation processes are negatively affected by a slightly acidic environment in the body. A diet of fast food and junk food can cause this reaction. Acidic wastes accumulate in the pancreas, impairing its ability to produce insulin. The body creates fat cells to store acid away from the vital organs. When you change your nutrition to create a more alkaline body, your body will let go of fat. An alkaline diet will decrease inflammation and increase insulin receptivity, decrease leptin production and lower blood sugar, as well as lower body fat and blood lipids. This change can also decrease heart disease, kidney disease, cancer and other tumors, stroke, hypothyroidism and hypoadrenia. An alkaline diet consists of mostly green veggies, and includes some fruits, such as limes and lemons along with some olive, grape seed, flax, borage and primrose oils. A combination of massage and trigger point therapy work, Medi-wraps and these recommended dietary changes can reduce your toxic acidic buildup, as well as a natural detox weight loss program of organic plant based protein powder shakes and tablets. The tablets are small and easily swallowed, aid elimination, and support the liver and gallbladder to process the toxins released from your fat as you lose weight, while also supporting the adrenal glands. The trigger point therapy releases acid buildup from tissues. Mediwraps are in a salt solution that draws toxins out as it decreases cellulite. These natural holistic approaches to boosting the health of your endocrine system can help you to achieve better hormone balance for youthful vitality and better blood sugar levels, as well as weight loss. Chiropractic adjusting is not just about pain relief, but about helping your body to function better. An adjustment removes nerve interference and all of your organs are under the control of the nervous system. For best results, include regular chiropractic care, exercise and these dietary changes to help all of your organs function better. Two free yoga classes offered Sept. 7Inverness Yoga & Wellness Center will host two free classes at Liberty Park in Inverness, Sunday, Sept. 7 to help celebrate National Yoga Month. Gentle yoga from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and yoga flow from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat. Call 352-201-0149 or visit www.yogawithlace.com.Free classes offered weekly at centerThe Yoga-Reiki Center at 1015 E. Norvell Bryant Highway (County Road 486), Hernando, across from Dollar General, offers free classes to the public. Tai chi is offered at 10a.m. Tuesdays and chair tai chi is available at 10a.m. Thursdays, for those who have difficulty standing for long periods of time. Free yoga and reiki sessions are offered weekly. Call for schedule. Chair yoga classes are offered free at 10a.m. Mondays. This is an opportunity for people who are not able to practice regular yoga on mats. Classes are given by experienced, certified yoga teachers. For schedules and information, call Aviva (for yoga) at 352-419-7800 or Connie (for reiki) at 352-560-7686. Free Zumba classes at Unity of CitrusZumba classes for beginners are offered at 11:30a.m. Monday, Thursday and Saturday at the Unity Church, 2628 W. Woodview Lane, Lecanto. Email miss-donna@tampabay .rr.com or call 352-628-3253. Stay motivated, healthy with YThe Y wants to keep Citrus County healthy and motivated by offering quality and effective Group Exercise programs throughout the county. Group Exercise classes include Yoga, Pilates, Step and the nations leading barbell class: Les Mills Bodypump. The Y also offers low-impact classes such as SilverSneakers and the Ys newest class for arthritis relief, EnhanceFitness. Classes are available at the Ys Crystal River Fitness Location at 780 SE Fifth Terrace in Crystal River, the First United Methodist Church at 8831 W. Bradshaw St. in Homosassa and the Cornerstone Baptist Church at 1100 W. Highland Ave. in Inverness. For the Group Exercise schedule, visit www.ymcasuncoast.org or the Ys Administrative Office at 3909 N. Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills. Come Zumba with Parks & RecCitrus County Parks & Recreation provides Zumba fitness classes with certified instructor Christine Mehlenbacher. Classes take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd. Also, two classes are offered at 3:45 and 4:45 p.m. Fridays at the Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills. Registration is at the door. For more information, call Citrus County Parks & Recreation at 352-465-7007 or 352-746-4882.Insanity workout with Parks & RecCitrus County Parks & Recreation has a new fitness class, Insanity by the 352 Fit Club, a group of fitness enthusiasts dedicated to ending the trend of obesity. Beachbody-certified instructor Steve Miller will lead the class at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 9:30 a.m. Saturdays at the Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd, Citrus Springs. Insanity was created by Beachbody with former dance instructor Shaun T. The classes are approximately 35 to 40 minutes, consisting of some cardio, upper and lower body and legs with some focus on core. No weights are required. All moves can be modified to support a low-impact workout. All fitness levels are welcome. Bring water and a towel. Registration and payments are made at the beginning of the class. For information, call 352-465-7007. Club offers weekly Zumba lessonsYankeetown/Inglis Womans Club offers Zumba classes from 9to 10a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Everyone is welcome. Call 352-447-2057.FITNESS PROGRAMS Achieving hormone balance for a younger, slimmer you Dr. Cheryl McFarlandBryantBETTER HEALTH MONTHLY SUPPORT GROUPS Head and Neck Cancer Discussion Group 9:30a.m. the first Tuesday monthly at the Timber Ridge, Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute (RBOI) office across from Walmart on State Road 200. This support group formerly met in Lecanto. Anyone interested in sharing successes and challenges in dealing with a head or neck cancer is welcome to attend. Newly treated and veteran survivors join together to inspire and assist others. Groups are free and open to the public. The address is 9401 S.W. State Road 200, Building 800, Ocala. Call Wendy Hall, LCSW and cancer navigator, at 352-861-2400. Time Out From Cancer, cancer survivors meeting 6p.m. the first Wednesday monthly at Clawdaddys restaurant 1601 S.E. U.S. 19 in Crystal River, sponsored by Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute (RBOI). Meetings offer information, support and encouragement to newly diagnosed patients, survivors, family members and friends in a friendly and nonthreatening forum. SPRING HILL Caregiver Support Group 4:30 to 5:30p.m. the first Wednesday 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 Pamela McGee, facilitator, at 352-688-7744. Families Against Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, 11a.m. the first Saturday monthly at First Baptist Church of Hernando, 3790 E. Parsons Point Road, for families, friends and anyone affected by MS. Call Shana at 352-637-2030 or 352-422-2123. The Area 13 Family Care Council 10a.m. to noon the second Monday monthly at the Wildwood Agency for Persons with Disabilities office, 1601 W. Gulf Atlantic Highway (State Road 44). All persons interested in issues of those with developmental disabilities (autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, Prader-Willi syndrome, spina bifida and intellectual disabilities) are encouraged to attend. Call Karen Huscher at 352-726-1445 or isabelfcc13@ yahoo.com. Area13 covers Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion and Sumter counties. There are 15 Family Care Councils with governor-appointed volunteer members, who are individuals with a developmental disability or are a family member. Contact Huscher at 352-726-1445 or cbettykay@ aol.com; facebook.com/groups/ 331632140186772/. Website: www.FCCFlorida.org. NAMI-Citrus, locally chartered group of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, meets the second Monday monthly at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, on County Road 486 in Citrus Hills. Doors open at 6:30p.m., speaker at 6:45p.m. All those with an interest in mental health issues are welcome. Call 352-341-2273. Florida Department of Health Citrus County monthly support group for anyone who would like more information on HIV, 3p.m. the second Tuesday at the Lecanto Main Office, 3700 W. Sovereign Path. Open to the public. Call 352-527-0068, ext.232. Citrus Abuse Shelter Association (CASA), 1100 Turner Camp Road, Inverness, hosts a volunteer meeting at 10:30a.m. the second Tuesday monthly, September to May. Call 352-344-8111. HIV support group 3 to 4p.m. the second Tuesday monthly at Citrus County Health Department, 3700 Sovereign Path, Lecanto. Open to all affected by HIV. Persons attending remain confidential, testing will be anonymous. Reservation not required. Call 352527-0068, ext.281, if you have any questions. Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) grief support group for parents and grandparents who have experienced the death of a child, 7p.m. the second Wednesday monthly at the First Presbyterian Church, 1501 S.E. U.S. 19 in Crystal River. Call Bernadette Passalacqua at 352-746-4664 or visit www.bereavedparentsusa.org. Friends of the Blind 9a.m. to noon the second Friday monthly. Call Butch at 352-419-7501 or Diane at 352-726-0293 for location. Womens Breast Cancer Support Group, 11:30a.m. the second Friday monthly (except July and August), Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute in the Allen Ridge Medical Center, County Road 491, Lecanto. Light lunch served. Call Judy Bonard at 352527-4389. Speaker will be Jody Smith, licensed pharmacist, Braschears Pharmacy in Inverness. Mended Hearts of Citrus County, for individuals who have or had cardiovascular disease, as well as caregivers and family members, 10a.m. the second Friday monthly in the Gulf Room in the Historic Citrus High School; parking and transportation available from CMHS parking lot 2A. Open to the public. Call Millie King, president, at 352637-5525; or Cardiovascular Services at 352-344-6416. HPH Hospice bereavement support: 2:30 to 3:30p.m. Thursdays at St. Timothys Lutheran Evangelical Church, 1070 N. Suncoast Blvd. (U.S. 19) in Crystal River. The group is facilitated by Paul Winstead, an experienced HPH bereavement counselor. Anyone in the community is welcome to attend. Call Paul at 352-527-4600 with questions. 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 depression, obsession, stress, fears, anger. Meetings are 2 to 4p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 N. Citrus Ave. Call Jackie, 352-563-5182. Recovery from Food Addiction 7p.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. 7:30p.m. Sundays at Club Recovery, 2322 E. Hercala Lane at Anvil Terrace and County Road486, Hernando. 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 352220-1959. Al-Anon groups meet regularly in Citrus County. Local website nfldistrict5.com (Citrus, Hernando, Pasco). Call 352-697-0497. Homosassa: 6:30p.m. Mondays, Nature Coast Community Church, 4780 S. Suncoast Blvd. Inverness AFG: 8p.m. Mondays, Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 550 S. U.S.41. 6p.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. Alateen: 7p.m. Thursday, St. Margarets Episcopal Church, 114 N. Osceola Ave. (meets same time as Al-Anon, in separate room). 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. Narcotics Anonymous: It Works How and Why, 7 to 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, 352419-4836. 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, Wednesday 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: 5p.m. Tuesdays at Club Recovery, corner of County Road 486 and Anvil Terrace, Hernando. WEEKLY SUPPORT GROUPS See GROUPS / Page C5
HEALTH& LIFECITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLETUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 C5 000H90Y_2x4 Dont Miss Out! This day of service is sponsored by RSVP of Citrus County, a program of the Nature Coast Volunteer Center. NCVC is not affiliated with Citrus County Schools. For further information, please call 352-249-1275. TWO GOOD SOLES Shoes & Socks Drive NEW Citrus County Cares! Benefiting Citrus County Youth Remembering and Responding to 9/11 Drop off locations : Central Citrus Community Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct. Lecanto Central Ridge Community Center, 77 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills Citrus County Chamber of Commerce (Inverness & Crystal River) Citrus County Chronicle, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River Citrus County Courthouse, 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness Citrus County Extension Services 3650 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto Citrus County Librariesall locations Citrus County Sheriffs Office EOC, 3549 Saunders Way, Lecanto Citrus County Resource Center, 2804 W. Marc Knighton Ct., Lecanto Citrus County Tax Collectors Office, Crystal River and Inverness Citrus Springs Community Center, 1570 W. Citrus Springs Blvd. Crystal River City Hall, 123 NW Hwy 19, Crystal River East Citrus Community Center, 9907 E. Gulf to Lake Hwy., Inverness Inverness City Hall, 212 W. Main Street, Inverness Inverness Community Center, 1082 N. Paul Dr., Inverness Lecanto Government Building, 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Lecanto Nature Coast Bank 2453 N Citrus Hills Blvd, Hernando Nature Coast Bank 1160 N Suncoast Blvd, Crystal River Supervisor of Elections, 120 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness West Citrus Community Center, 8940 W. Veterans Dr., Homosassa Now through Sept. 11, 2014 Until 12:00 pm 000IXW6 000IOMR VFW Post 10087 Golf Outing Saturday, Sept. 20 8:00 am shotgun The Oaks at Citrus Hills Golf & Country Club Hernando For information call: Jayne Stasik 352.464.3740 Make checks payable to: Mens Auxiliary Post 10087 2170 W. Vets Lane, Beverly Hills, FL 34465 Four Person Scramble To benefit To benefit HOLE IN ONE PRIZES provided by Crystal River Harley Davidson and Citrus Kia $60 per golfer Includes: Golf, Dinner & Prizes Hole Sponsor $100 Super Sponsor $300 (team & hole sponsorship) Please make reservations and payments by Sept. 8 000J365 2014 2014 B USINESS B USINESS E XPO E XPO S ATURDAY S EPTEMBER 6, 2014 S ATURDAY S EPTEMBER 6, 2014 9 AM TO 3 PM 9 AM TO 3 PM C ITRUS C OUNTY A UDITORIUM C ITRUS C OUNTY A UDITORIUM 3610 S. Florida Ave., Inverness 3610 S. Florida Ave., Inverness Supporting Sponsors : BAAI Florida Blue Aawareness Marketing Hometown Values Inverness Yoga & Wellness Center Audibel Hearing Centers HardisonInk.com Mike Bays Allstate Insurance Village Crier Newspaper Plantation on Crystal River For more information, call (352) 795-3149 For more information, call (352) 795-3149 Presented By : Bailey Electrical Contracting Fun for local businesses and families! 50+ vendors Live radio broadcast with Citrus 95.3 Product Demonstrations 000IYHM The community is invited to attend the Driving Change Together United Way of Citrus Countys ANNUAL CAMPAIGN KICK-OFF Sat., Sept. 6, 2014 6:30 PM Plantation on Crystal River 9301 W Fort Island Trail, Crystal River The 2014/2015 will be officially kicked off by campaign chairs... Steve & Jewel Lamb of Crystal Automotive, Chad Hallen of Love Honda, Shane Bryant of Nick Nicolas FordLincoln, April Phillips and Russ Baldner of Eagle Buick GMC, and Paul Arduser of Citrus KIA $75 per person Tickets may be purchased online at www.citrusunitedway.org or by calling the office 352-795-5483 Each attendee will receive one drink ticket. No table assignments will be issued for this sit down dinner. Cocktail attire required. During the event, guests will have the chance to dance, have fun, and learn more about United Way for the 2014-2015 year. EVENT SPONSORED BY: 19th Annual 000IUVN Citrus 20/20s SAVE OUR WATERS WEEK 25th Annual Lakes, Rivers and Coastal Cleanup Volunteers Needed to clean up our Countys waterways Saturday, September 20, 2014 Sunrise to 11:30 am Call 352-527-7684 Must be registered by September 5th Registration and more information available at www.bocc.citrus.fl.us/waterres 000HQOE Community Happenings Community Happenings 000J5NZ Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 9 am 3 pm Inverness Elks Lodge #2522 3580 Lemon Street, Hernando (on Hernando Lake, turn between tackle shop and martial arts studio) Raffle Drawings Food and Beverages Inside and Outside Crafters For more information, call Mimi Salton 860-2598 SPONSORED BY Dr. Patrick Acevedo will be the speaker at the monthly meeting named Time Out From Cancer Wednesday, Sept. 3. This network of cancer survivors and their families meet the first Wednesday of each month at Clawdaddys restaurant on U.S. 19 in Crystal River at 6 p.m. for dinner and discussion. Acevedo is board certified in medical oncology and hematology and is also board certified in internal medicine. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia and held internship and fellowships with the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey and the Cancer Institute of New Jersey. He is employed with Florida Cancer Specialists and sees patients in Inverness, Ocala and The Villages. To attend this program, RSVP to Wendy Hall, RBOI Medical Social Worker at 352-527-0106 or email meeting coordinator Tommie Brown at tbrown009@tampabay .rr.com. Acevedo to speak Sept. 3 Dr. Patrick Acevedo Voices of Recovery, 1 to 2:30p.m. Mondays at the Senior Center (V.A. building) on County Road 491, Lecanto. Call Dolores at 352-746-5019. Gift of Life, 10:30a.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 to 8:30p.m. Tuesdays at Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 1005 Hillside Court, Inverness; 352-726-0077. 6p.m. Fridays at the Crystal River United Methodist Church, 4801 Citrus Ave., Crystal River;l 352-586-4709. 7p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays at the Christian Recovery Fellowship Church, 2242 W. State Road 44; 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 352-628-2874. GROUPSContinued from Page C4
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. Citrus Model Railroad Club to meet todayThe Citrus Model Railroad Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. today, Sept. 2, in the Horticulture Building of the Citrus County Fairgrounds. The program for the evening will be a presentation of Jerry Kinsmans Minnesota Central Railroad. While under construction, the railroad is multileveled, partially scenic-ed and operational. All are welcome. For more information, call Jerry at 352288-9588.Citrus Native Plant Society to gatherThe Citrus Native Plant Society will meet at 7 p.m. today, Sept. 2, at the Lions Club in Beverly Hills, 72 Civic Circle. For its annual Garden Party, members will share their photos of native plants they are growing or have seen over the summer. Anyone with an interest in learning about native plants is welcome. At each meeting, there is a native plant raffle and a table full of free information.Concert Choir resumes rehearsals for seasonThe Citrus Community Concert Choir begins its 12th season of presenting classical choral music to Citrus County with the resumption of rehearsals today, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m., in the fellowship hall of Faith Lutheran Church, 935 S. Crystal Glen Drive, Lecanto. This years holiday program will feature the Advent and Christmas portions of the oratorio Messiah by Georg Frederic Handel, and a variety of traditional Christmas songs. The concert dates are tentatively set for Sunday, Nov. 30, Friday, Dec. 5, and Sunday, Dec. 7. New singers are always welcome and should arrive a half-hour prior to the start of rehearsals. For more information, call 352212-1746 or 352-628-6452, or visit www.citruschoir.com.Embroiderers Guild to get together Sept. 3The Sand Hill Crane Chapter of the Embroiderers Guild of America will meet from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 3, at Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mount Fair Ave., Brooksville. Open stitching will take place until 2 p.m. Bring a lunch and enjoy the day. Membership is open to anyone who is interested in stitching, from the most experienced to those who would like to learn to stitch. Mentors available. Call 352-293-3528. COMMUNITYPage C6TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2014 CITRUSCOUNTYCHRONICLE Precious PawsADOPTABLES Kittens Special to the ChronicleAnother kitten is ready for a special home. Precious Paws Rescue has lots of kittens in a variety of colors waiting for a loving family. We also have some fantastic mama cats: Kismet, a purebred chocolate Siamese, and Arlene, an orange tabby, are just two of several. Come in, meet and chose the perfect kitty for your family. 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 through Saturday; closed Sunday through Tuesday. The Floral City Adoption Center at 7360 S. Florida Ave. is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For more information or to make an appointment to meet our pets, call 352-726-4700 or go to www.preciouspawsflorida.com. NEWS NOTES Famed writer Erma Bombeck once wrote A Tribute to Volunteers. She wrote: Volunteers are like yachts. No matter where they are, they arouse your curiosity. Where do they come from? Why are they here? They could stay moored where its safe, but they choose to cut through the rough waters, ride out the storms and take chances. They have style. If you ask how much they cost, you cant afford them. They dont contribute to our civilization. They are civilization, reflecting this nations compassion, unselfishness, caring, patience, need and just plain loving one another. Maybe like the yacht, volunteers are a luxury, as the number of them is decreasing as more of them reflect upon their worth. Did we remember to say a word of encouragement, affirmation and appreciation? Did we say thank you for our libraries, scouting programs, the Key Center, Boys & Girls Clubs, community centers? Thank you for delivering Meals On Wheels, being a part of Welcome Home, for hugging the winners of Special Olympics, providing glasses to those who cannot afford them? The decrease in Lions Club membership in Florida has resulted in a redistricting from seven districts to four. Our area is District 35-0. Our first district meeting with District Gov. Carolyn Lloyd was hosted by the Homosassa Lions Club last week. Lions clubs around the world are celebrating 100 years in Lionism with a One Hundred Million Centennial Challenge with 100 million acts of service to others, beginning this month with an emphasis on youth-related programs such as reading programs in schools and mentoring. In November, the emphasis will be sharing the vision, all of the various screenings to eradicate blindness. The third three months will involve relieving hunger through food projects such as Citrus County Blessings and food pantry donations. The final three months of this administration will see an emphasis on protecting the environment with the planting of trees and flowers, recycling. Lions around the world will be logging all of their volunteer hours above and beyond those four emphasis areas in order to reach their 25 million hours per quarter goal. Its all about our motto: We serve. Its supporting our community. Its providing glasses for those among us who have fallen on hard times and cannot afford them. Its providing leader dogs for the blind, hearing dogs. Its the Conklin Center for the Multi-handicapped. Its engaging our youths with community service projects through LEO clubs. Its the diabetic screenings and the talking book project. In District 35-0s project Right to Sight, we average 30,000 pairs of glasses collected per year. Thirty-five percent of the used glasses collected stay in the U.S.. This years Peace Poster Contest theme is Peace, Love and Understanding (a childrens contest). Its disaster preparedness at home and abroad. Its providing scholarships to deserving youths. Its partnering with other like-minded organizations in service to others. In October, a new project will be implemented as a result of a diabetic retinopathy grant. It was a gathering of Florida Lions of District 35-0 challenging us to demonstrate our We Serve theme all around our community and beyond.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. Ruth LevinsAROUND THE COMMUNITY Lions wont let volunteers be a dying breed Special to the ChronicleThe 2014 Old Florida Bank Commyounity Giving Program Grant applications are now available for nonprofit organizations in Citrus County. Two $2,500 or greater awards will be presented in Citrus County. Applications may be obtained in person at the Inverness branch at 1777 W. Main St. or the Crystal River branch at 1101 N.E. Fifth St., or by email to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must be submitted by Oct. 31. A community yard sale will also be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Crystal River location; all proceeds will to go to the grant program. Call the branch at 352-563-1645 to reserve a spot or to donate items. Grant winners last year were the United Way of Citrus County and the Key Training Center Foundation. Call Paula Sherlock in Crystal River at 352-563-1645 or Patty Kirkland in Inverness at 352-344-8513 for more information. Apply now for special grant Old Florida Bank offers help to nonprofits Dirt Bike School Special to the ChronicleThis summer, the Inverness Elks Lodge sponsored its inaugural Elks Dirt Bike School with Filter Youth Development and Cornerstone Baptist Church in Inverness. Filter Youth Development has been working with children in Citrus County for more than eight years, offering hope and promising solutions for Citrus County children and families. Its desire is to teach children to be thriving members of the community with a sense of purpose and the skills necessary to achieve success. This is accomplished by instructing children in the safe operation of off-road vehicles and dirt bikes. They also infuse the sense of teamwork and responsible use of motorized equipment. Cornerstone Baptist Church has long supported Filters programs and loaned them a tract in the rear of its property for Filter to store a garage, trailer and a recently donated small school bus. Filter has also been given permission to use the massive grounds as a place to ride the dirt bikes and teach their courses. Participants in the first Dirt Bike School held in July, sponsored by the Inverness Elks Lodge 2522, were: Joshua Boyers, Kylie Smith, Jayson Gilmour, Stephanie Bryant, Taylor Carter, Reed Collins, Ceirra Jenkins, Nicole Beck, Ethan Hall, Adriana Allegretti, Joshua Bryant, Will Linhart, Jacorey Hartman, Harlley Fiorentino, Alexa Hall and Brandon Beebe. The Elks supplied safety equipment, as well as beverages and snacks. Special to the ChronicleJoin the Citrus County Library System delving into the world of New York Timesbest-selling author Tim Dorsey and his leading character from his series of books Serge Storms. Dorsey is an American novelist who writes crime capers in true Floridian style. The antihero of his collection of books, Serge Storms, is an eccentric character that is sly, intelligent and devises wildly inventive ways of condemning villains. On Saturday, Sept. 13, Dorsey will speak at the Central Ridge Branch from 1 to 2:30 p.m. and again that day at the Lakes Region Branch in Inverness from 3:30 to 5 p.m. He will discuss his latest book, Tiger Shrimp Tango, as well as his other books featured in the Serge Storms series. Everyone is invited. For more information, visit citruslibraries.org or the library systems Facebook page. Bestselling author to visit libraries Tim Dorsey
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER2, 2014 C7CITRUSCOUNTY(FL) CHRONICLEENTERTAINMENT PHILLIPALDER Newspaper Enterprise Assn.A.A. Milne wrote, Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day. Bridge players know that sometimes there is no hurry, but on other deals, speed is essential. Now look at todays deal. How would you analyze the auction? And what should West lead against three no-trump? Norths two-spade cue-bid, in the modern style, showed at least a game-invitational hand with diamond support. However, North should have made a negative double, to show his fourcard heart suit. We must check for major-suit fits before falling back on the minors. Here, if North had doubled, South might have rebid three diamonds. Then North could have cue-bid three spades to ask his partner to convert to three no-trump with a spade stopper. North, with an aceless wonder, should not be thinking about five diamonds unless South cannot bid no-trump. Note that after that auction, West, knowing dummy has heart length, would be likely to lead his fourth-highest spade. Then South hurries to take the first 11 tricks: one spade, six diamonds and four clubs. When North cue-bid two spades, South decided, debatably with such a good hand for diamonds, to rebid two no-trump. Then North cue-bid again to ask if South really could control spades. At the table, West led the spade seven, but he should have started with a high heart. He should have had a sense of urgency to take the first five tricks and here East-West could have won the first six: five hearts and one spade. 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Food G (truTV) 25 55 25 98 55Worlds Dumbest...Worlds Dumbest...Worlds Dumbest...truTV Top FunniestJokersJokersMost Shocking (TVL) 32 49 32 34 24GriffithGriffithHillbilliesHillbilliesCandid Camera PGClevelandKingKingKingCandid Camera PG (USA) 47 32 47 17 18Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Royal Pains Ganging Up PG Modern Family Modern Family Modern Family Modern Family (WE) 117 69 117 Law & Order Deceit PG Law & Order Atonement PG Law & Order Slave (In Stereo) PG Law & Order Girlfriends PG Law & Order Pro Se Law & Order Homesick PG (WGN-A) 18 18 18 18 20Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Blue Bloods Manhattan Manhattan Dear Annie: I am 74, and Jane is 56. We met online, where I said early on that I was not interested in dating because of the age disparity. I simply told her that I liked the expression on her face in the posted photos. She is beautiful. But within a few months, we fell in love and became intimate. Jane realized it was a mistake and was quick to point it out. Aside from the age problem, I also suffer from impotence and the sexual dysfunction had too great an impact. Jane wanted a man who could provide for all her needs. Jane told me she wanted to stay friends, but I refused. I really fell for her and cannot tolerate the idea that she is sexually involved with another man. This woman is a complete 10 in her heart and soul. After we broke up, I went through months of feeling bad. I cried a lot. But heres the problem. Jane seems unable to let go of me. She told me once that she liked me more than anyone she had ever known, and she finds me endlessly interesting. Every month or so, she contacts me. If it happens when Im strong and happy, I reply, and we have a nice email chat. Of course, eventually she ends up accidentally mentioning her other men, and that caves me in. Jane would never try to make me jealous, but she has no appreciation for my inability to deal with this. I have tried to go cold turkey and dump her completely, but I seem too susceptible to the possibility that shell change her mind and want me as a sweetheart again. It would be easier if I had other romantic options, but at my age and selectivity, Im not hopeful. Jane was a mistake that got out of hand, and Im paying for it. Is there a way to build a strong and lasting friendship with Jane regardless of her involvement with other men? Too Old Dear Too: No matter how nice Jane is, we suspect she enjoys making you a wee bit jealous. Otherwise, she wouldnt mention her male friends. The age gap is not insurmountable, but if a romantic relationship isnt in the cards, it will take time before you can have the type of friendship you seek. Since you are so susceptible, it might help to distance yourself more thoroughly from Jane and send her emails directly to your spam file. Its hard to cool off when you both keep fanning the flames. Dear Annie: I recently took my 5-year-old son to a birthday party for a little girl who turned 7. We put together a birthday present of arts and crafts materials including stickers, stamps, Barbie coloring pages, glitter glue, etc. We thought it was a nice present. However, when the birthday girl opened it, she laughed, and the girls best friend commented, Who would give someone that? My son was oblivious, but I was offended. Should I have said something? Concerned Mom Dear Mom: No. Youre talking about a young girl who is still learning how to respond properly to gifts. We hope she said thank you, and we trust her mother will give her pointers on polite and appropriate things to say. The best friends response was rude, but again, little kids need time to learn. The important thing is that you didnt make a big deal out of it with your son. We think your gift was lovely. Dear Annie: Im responding to L.H. in Montgomery. I, too, am 82 years old and have been single for 23 years. 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TUESDAY,SEPTEMBER2,2014C 9 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS Fax: (352) 563-5665 l Toll Free: (888) 852-2340 l Email: firstname.lastname@example.org l website: www.chronicleonline.comTo place an ad, call563-5966 ChronicleClassifiedsClassifieds In Print and Online All The Time699188 000J5ZI 000J5ZG 501(C)(3) NEEDS PUPPYRAISERS Suncoast Service Dogs located in Citrus County Looking for Puppy Raisers! If you would love to help socialize a puppy that has already been house broken and crate trained Help change a life! 352-634-1148 or suncoastservicedogs.com contact us page DOG DIAPERS Box of 11 packages of Pads for med-lg male dogs. Good for incontinence. $50 OBO 352-560-7247 ELECTRONICTRAINING COLLAR. Great for hunting dogs! Almost new. Collar, Remote Control and instruction booklet. $75.00 or OBO 352-560-7247 GOATS Young Billy $50, 2 older Nannys and 1 young Nanny or $250. for all (352) 400-3585 JAKEJake, a beautiful, loving & happy 1 y.o. Black Lab mix, neutered, housebroken, energetic, friendly, loves playing with tennis balls, big boy @ 70 lbs, shares his toys with other dogs & children, does well with cats also. Call Christina @ 352-464-3908 or email @ christina.heady@ yahoo.com. LUCYLucy, 10-month-old Black Lab/terrier mix Heartworm-negative, housebroken, loveable & very playful. Also loves to play in pool. Wt. 53 lbs. Gets along well w/other dogs. Black w/splash of white on chest. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. Large Paddocks for rent.Access to trails; lot s of shade Dunnellon (352) 257-9369 Five month old sheep. Ewes $125, Rams $100 Pigeons $3 (863) 843-2495 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 $450. 2 bedroom, 1 bath $475.-$525. Pets considered and section 8 is accepted. Call 352-476-4964 For Details! Homosassa Sprgs.2/2, 1 mi. E. of US 19 small fencd yd. $550 + sec. (865) 809-6101 2006 32X703/2 W/GIANTEntertainment Room. Excellent Condition! Vinyl T/O, MUST SEE! 352-795-1272 AB LOUNGE XLLike new. Was 475.00/selling for 100.00 Linda 423-4163 BICYCLE WHEELSET Alloy 700x23mm Pair, by WTB from a TREK, Street or ATB, no tires, True $40 341-0450 BICYCLE WHEELSET Alloy 700x23mm Pair, by WTB from a TREK, Street or ATB, no tires, True $40 341-0450 Club Car 2008 Super Clean Golf Cart, Two-Tone Seats. Charger Included. $3,800. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678 GATORTOTE BAG New/canvas $40. value, selling for $20. Linda 423-4163 LAND ROLLERS In Line Skates ladies sz. 6,kind used by Dog Whisperer on TV, new, $175. obo (352) 419-7423 MENS BICYCLE 26 COLUMBIABLUE $25 352-613-0529 SLEEPING BAG Ralph Lauren navy/gray Like new $25. (352) 465-6619 VAGUE WATCH WHITE NEW $50 OBO Linda 423-4163 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 3 Cockatiels in a 2x2 cage plus like new cage included. $200. obo (352) 637-3799 DEOGEDeoge, 3 y.o. Terrier/other mix, very beautiful colors, housebroken, gets along well w/other dogs, good on leash, likes to play with a ball.,very affectionate, wants to be with his human friend. Joyful dog. Call Joanne @ 352-795-1288 or Dreama @ 813-244-7324. FISHERFisher, a 3-y.o. neutered male Boxer mix, very friendly, very loveable, housebrkn. UTD on shots, microchipped. Has medium energy & perfect temperament. He is good with other dogs & cats. Total lovebug, loves to cuddle, excellent in his foster home. Call Laci @ 352-212-8936 or email @ lacihendershot@ yahoo.com. A REDUCED PRICE Lrg. House, Inverness 3/2/2/3 SP 2,100 sq.ft Morse St. Make Offer Owner (352) 586-7685 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 BEAR BEAR ONE COMPOUND BOWSite, sheath, balance bar, 50-60lbs, Ex., $85, 352-628-0033 BOOKS Frankenstein series, 5 books, Dean Koontz $5. 352-465-6619 BOOKS Steven King 11/22/63 paperback $10. 352 465 6619 BOOKS Steven King UnderThe Dome Part 2,The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon $10.00 (352) 465-6619 CASTRATOR Banding Pliers Castrator for small livestock $10. 352 465 6619 FOLDING TABLE 5 FOOT LONG BROWN WOOD $25 352-613-0529 Fouton Queen size, wood frame, nice pad. $150 T-shirt transfer press like new $200 (352) 513-5856 GENERAL MERCHANDISE SPECIALS!!! -6 LINES -10 DAYSup to 2 ITEMS $1 $200. $11.50 $201 $400. $16.50 $401 $800. $21.50 $801 $1500. $26.50 352-563-5966 Huge Moving Sale Furniture, Bedroom set, Appliances, & hsehold items. 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New Drive Medical.com Walker adjustable back rest, hand grips, wide comfortable seat, never used $65. $700. for both or sold sepeartely 637-4707 Golatone Plectrum BANJO, tuner, hard shell case, extra strings, Instructor Book, New Cond. $500. Jim (352) 422-2187 CORDLESSTELEPHONEAmerican Telecom. digitally enhanced cordless.new in box. $12 352-212-2556 JEAN BAPTISTE LG SIZE BUGLE w/Mouthpiece & Case Great condition $50 Josh 423-4163 SHARPWIZARD ORGANIZER English to Spanish, expense and three Phone Books $15 341-0450 ALUMINUM BATHROOM WINDOW double pane, twin locks, screen, 37-1/2 x 18 inch $15 341-0450 ALUMINUM WINDOWS PAIRAND MULLION bronze, double pane, twin locks, screens, 50 x 36 inch $40 341-0450 ALUMINUM WINDOWS PAIR bronze, double pane, twin locks, screens, 62 x 36 inch $40 341-0450 BUILDING MATERIALS 300 count grip cap nails $25. (352) 465-6619 SHOWER DOORS beautiful etched swans and palm trees.$50 352-563-0054 TILE/TOILET/ 200 sq ft.baby blue 4x4 tiles, bull nose, soap dish w/ matching toilet $100 352-563-0054 STEREO HEADSET PlantronicsAudio 355 Multimedia Stereo Headset. Brand new. $20. (352) 465-6619 VIEWSONIC LCD COMPUTER MONITOR 19inch Widescreen, for PC or X-BOX includes cable $75 341-0450 WIFI ROUTER CISCO LINKSYS E1200 Has WPA2 Security, Wireless N, Mac or PC, $25 341-0450 BEAUTIFULVINTAGE TWIN BED Headboard/footboard $50 422-2719 BRAND NEW Queen Size Pillow Top Mattress Set $150. Still in Original Plastic. (352) 484-4772 Broyhill Matching Loveseat & 2 Oversized Chairs traditional, durable gold tweed, pillow back, exc. cond. $500. for set (352) 341-4832 CATLITER BOX Carpeted enclosed liter box. $75.00 Can email pictures. 352-422-3118 COFFEETABLE wood, glass, like new $40 OBO 352 212-0466 COMFORTS OF HOME USED FURNITURE comfort sofhomeused furniture.com, ***352-795-0121*** Dining Room Set 6 person table, + 6 chairs & Liv. Room Set, $450. obo 352-726-4106 Dining Room Table Drop Leaf Table, w/2 extra leave, 6 wingback windsor chairs Med. color wood. $300. (352) 419-8579 Large China Cabinet Broyhill, 5ft Long, 6ft 8 Tall 16 Deep, $200. (352) 621-4763 LOVESEAT tan, LIKE NEW, beautiful, quality pd $800, sell for $350. (352) 746-9470 Oak Finish Futton w/ thick mattress $80. 4 Antique Wicker Bar Stools $80. (352) 628-0104 Patio Set, glass table, 4 cushioned chairs, $65. 3 Assorted Wall Pictures $30 ea. (352) 628-0104 PRINCESSTWIN BED WHITE $100 i also have a mattress set 422-2719 QUEEN SIZE BEDROOM SUITE headboard, footboard, rails,dresser, mirror & nightstand $100 Walter @ 352-364-2583 TRADE IN MATTRESS SETS Starting at $50. Very Good Condition 352-621-4500 RICH BEDDING New & Used Furniture 352-503-6801 WOOD CHAIRS high back brown $25 352 476-8056 SCOTTS BROADCAST SPREADER $25 352-613-0529 WILLHAULAWAY Unwanted riding lawn mowers in East Citrus Co. (352) 726-7362 BOOTS J Chrisholm size 10 Light tan. great condition $45 352-212-2556 *****SOLD***** PADDLE BOAT 5 passenger paddle boat with canopy, very good condition. $200. 8 ft., Warner Wood Step Ladder Like New $70. firm (352) 563-0913 31/2 cu.ft. cement mixer, $100. 3200 watt generator gas, $150. 4.75HP rototiller, $100. (352) 726-8678 19APT RENTAL Complex FOR SALE (352) 228-7328 ANTIQUE BOWL Pink, gold encrusted, etched footed. (small) $25. 352-465-6619 ANTIQUES Twist leg half round end table. $85., 352-465-6619 COLLECTIBLE ELSIETHE COW Childrens cup, Gold trim. Vintage 1940s $45., 352-465-6619 COLLECTIBLE FRANKLIN MINT 6 McDonalds Plates. $90 all 352 465 6619 COLLECTIBLES Antique Glass, pink, gold encrusted, etched center handle tray. $45., 352-465-6619 GOEBELHUMMEL Home From market Boy With Piglet $70. 352-465-6619 SALEM CHINA 6 salad & 6 mugs. Christmas Eve design. $90 all 352-465-6619 HOT TUBHot Spot, Used 1 time. Health forces Sale Pd. $4,200, Sell $2,100. (352) 621-5427 20 RANGE OVEN Kenmore 3 burner 20 range oven. Older but works great. 352-302-5825 Only $90 APPLIANCES like new washers/dryers, stoves, fridges 30 day warranty trade-ins, 352-302-3030 G.E. ELECTRIC STOVE light almond color in good condition $70. Walter @ 352-364-2583 GE ELECTRIC RANGE White, Four Element Stove, Clock, Digital Oven, Clean, $100 341-0450 GE Washer & Dryer NEW $500. (352) 628-0104 OVEN/STOVE works good, very clean $100 obo 352-212-2556 Refrigerator, Newer model, Fridgidaire Professional. Side by side, Ice maker $400. obo. 352-400-8866 352-220-9046 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 1 LATERALFILE CABINET3 Drawer Commercial Metal Preowned 40x36x18 $65 727-463-4411 2 DRAWER FILE CABINETPreowned Commercial Metal Lateral 28x30x18 Graphite Color $45 727-463-4411 2 FILE CABINETS Scratch & Dent, Various Sizes $15-$25 Or Best Offer 727-463-4411 4 COMMERCIALDESK CHAIRS PreOwned $15 & $25 Each 727-463-4411 DESK CHAIRS Commercial Preowned Fabric Covered and Adjustable $45 727-463-4411 EXTENSION LADDER Keller 20ft Fiberglass extension ladder Type 1A. $85.00 John 352-860-0123 PRESSURE WASHER electric 1600PSI, Task Force, like new. 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C10TUESDAY,SEPTEMBER2,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE PAINTING 352-465-6631 Ferraros PaintingInterior & Exterior PressureWashing FREE ESTIMATES Repaint Specialist000IOIS This Sat 6pm Preview 5pm Antiques, Coins, Art, Jewelry, Military and Estate ItemsRed Barn Auctions4535 S. 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NO OTHER COMPANY OFFERS THIS SERVICE!Expires Sept. 30, 2014Back To NewHeating & Cooling628-5700 newair.biz Since 1997 Exclusive Lic #CAC1815891 CarolsAIRPORTTRANSPORT(352)746-7595000IFA5 TRANSPOR TATIONLicensed, Bonded & Insured 000J4NG6575 W. Gulf to Lake Hwy. Crystal River, FLELECTRICAL Lighting Fixtures Fans Ballast New Outlets Panel Upgrades 24 Hours a Day 7 Days a WeekIndependently owned & operated. Lic #EC13003381 insured &bonded Generators Whole House Surge Protectors Install, Service & RepairSAME DAY SERVICEat no extra cost 352-364-4610 000IUF8 HOME MAINTENANCEEmail: email@example.comWork: (352) 503-9643 Cell: (602) 930-5515Next Level Home MaintenanceFREE Estimate Now!! Driveway / House Cleaning Yard Maintenance Pool / Deck Cleaning Pressure WashingOwner Jesse Detloff HANDYMAN 000IXKRRons Affordable Handyman Services All Home Repairs Small Carpentry Fencing Screening Clean Dryer VentsAffordable & Dependable Experience lifelongLicensed & Insured Lic.#37761352-344-0905 cell: 400-1722 #1 in Service + QualityState Certified Pool Contractor Lic. #1458326Serving All Of Citrus CountyFree Consultation SMWPOOLS.COMSugarmill Woods Pool & SpaCome visit our showroom for a huge selection of tile, pavers, pool finishes and pool equipment. N ew Construction/ Remodel Leak Detection Pool/Tile Repair000J703 POOL REMODELING 382-4421 35 2Call for appointment Install & Repair Pumps, Filters, Heaters & Salt Systems Save $250 on a project of $3000 or more! 000J540 PAINTING & HOME REPAIR Teds Painting & Home Services Co. Pressure Washing Interior & Exterior Driveways/Decks Drywall/TextureAll Types of Home Repairs 746-5190LIC/ INS Lic #240270 000J3E0 MOWER REPAIRT h e M o w e r S h o p T h e TheM o w e r S h o p Mower ShopAll Types MowersBlade Sharpening4365 A LeeAnn Ln. Lecanto, FL(off Hwy 44 W)Office: 352-270-8857 Cell: 352-423-0363Ser vice & RepairAll Types o f Lawn & Gar den EquipmentWeldingFree Estimates ELECTRICAL REPAIR 352-621-1248Thomas Electric, LLC Residential/Commercial ServiceGenerac Centurion Guardian Generators Factory Authorized Technicians EC13005525 000 IXWY Stand Alone Generator 000J70UQuality That Wont Rob The Nest EggTweetys Complete Painting Service, Inc. Interior/Exterior Painting Drywall RepairsTextures Wallpaper Removalwww.TweetysPainting.comInsured Licensed Bonded / Lic#00582974Celebrating 30 Years in BusinessMilitary & Senior Discounts PAINTING SERVICES 352-597-2440 352-293-5088 Toll Free: 877-893-3895 ATREE SURGEON Lic. & Ins. Lowest Rates Free est. 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All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 Bruce Onoday & Son Free Estimates Trim & Removal 352-637-6641 Lic/Ins Budd Excavating &T ree W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds Attention Consumers!Please make sure you are using a licensed and insured service professional. Many service advertisers are required by state law to include their state license number in all advertisements. If you dont see a license number in the ad, you should inquire about it and be suspicious that you may be contacting an unlicensed business. The Citrus County Chronicle wants to ensure that our ads meet the requirements of the law. Beware of any service advertiser that can not provide proof that they are licensed to do business. For questions about business licensing, please call your city or county government offices. COUNTYWIDE DRY-WALL25 yrs exp. lic.2875, all your drywall needs! Ceiling & Wall Repairs. Pop Corn Removal 352-302-6838 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 CB Platinum Pressure Washing LLC FREE ESTIMA TES Res/Com., Ins, Bonded licensed (352) 476-4425 Lawncare-N-More Comm/Res: Lawn hedges & beds, handyman & pressure wash OVER 20 YRS. EXP! **352-726-9570** THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 All phases of T ile Handicap Showers, Safety Bars, Flrs. 422-2019 Lic. #2713 Floors /walls. Tubs to shower conv. No job too big or small. Ph: 352-613-TILE /lic# 2441 *RICHARD ST OKES *HOME SERVICES also Vinyl Windows & Rescreening. No Job too Small. 302-6840 A1 Hauling, Cleanups, garage clean outs, trash, furniture & misc. Mark (352) 287-0767 JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal Lic., 352-584-5374 Lawncare-N-More Comm/Res: Lawn hedges & beds, handyman & pressure wash OVER 20 YRS. EXP! **352-726-9570** *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job Call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ASAPPAINTING CHRIS SATCHELL 30 yrs. Exp., Excel. Ref. Insured 352-464-1397 A-1 CompleteRepairs Pres. Wash, Painting (Int/Ext) 25 yrs, Ref, Lic # 39765, 352-513-5746 CALLSTELLAR BLUE All Int./ Ext. Painting Needs. Lic. & Ins. FREE EST. (352) 586-2996 All Tractor & Tree Work Land Cleared, Hauling 1 time Cleanup, Driveways (352) 302-6955 AllAROUND TRACT OR Landclearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 Budd Excavating &T ree W ork clearing hauling, rock drives, demo, bushhogging Lamar 352-400-1442 Heavy Bush-hogging Land clearing, Fill Dirt Seeding,Tree removal. Lic/Ins 352-563-1873 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 DESIGN & INSTALL Flowers *Bushes *Etc. Weed *Trim *Mulch lic/ins 352-465-3086 AFFORDABLE LAWN CARE Cuts $10 & Up Res./Comm., Lic/Ins. 563-9824, 228-7320 D & R TREE SERVICE Lawn & Landscape Specialist. Lic. & Ins. Free Est. 352-302-5641 Lawncare-N-More Comm/Res : Lawn hedges & beds, handyman & pressure wash OVER 20 YRS. EXP! ** 352-726-9570** MOWING, TRIMMING MULCHAND MORE LocalANDAffordable 352-453-6005 Mr B s Lawncare & Maintenance LLC. free estimates, lic & ins Brian (352) 535-3602 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Af for dable Handyman FAST 100% Guar. AFFORDABLE RELIABLE Free Est 352-257-9508 Lawncare-N-More Comm/Res: Lawn hedges & beds, handyman & pressure wash OVER 20 YRS. EXP! **352-726-9570** Mr B s Lawncare & Maintenance LLC. free estimates, lic & ins Brian (352) 535-3602 Remodeling, Roof & 4point inspections, Additions,FREE EST lic/ins#crc1330081 352 949 2292 THE KLEEN TEAM Residential/Comm. Lic., Bonded, Insured (352) 419-6557 Kats Kritter KarePET SITTING (352) 270-4672 LARR YS TRACT OR SER VICE GRADING & BUSHHOGGING ***352-302-3523*** 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 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863 352-746-3777 DUN-RITE ELECTRIC Since / Free Est. lic EC 13002699 352-726-2907 ROCKYS FENCINGFREE Est., Lic. & Insured 352-422-7279 #1A+TECHNOLOGIES All Home Repairs. All TVs Installed lic#5863352-746-3777 *RICHARD ST OKES *HOME SERVICES also Vinyl Windows & Rescreening. No Job too Small. 302-6840 **ABOVEALL** M & W INTERIORS Handyman services Northern Quality Southern prices! (352) 537-4144 *ABC PAINTING* 30 + YRS.EXP.LIC./INS for an EXCELLENT job call Dale and Sons 352-586-8129 ANDREW JOEHL HANDYMAN. Gen. Maint/Repairs Pressure Cleaning. 0256271 352-465-9201 SMITTYSAPPLIANCE REPAIR.Also W anted Dead or Alive W ashers & Dryers. FREE PICK UP! 352-564-8179 DAYS Transportation, LLC Transportation for airport runs, Doctors appt., shopping, etc. (352)613-0078 or visit Days Transportation.com JEFFS CLEANUP/HAULING Clean outs/ Dump Runs Brush Removal. Lic. 352-584-5374 CURBAPPEAL Yardscape, Curbing, Flocrete. River Rock Reseals & Repairs. Lic. (352) 364-2120 FATHER & SON Decorative Concrete Textures, Stamp,Spray Crack repair, Staining, driveways, pool decks, Lic/Ins 352-527-1097 ROBS MASONRY & CONCRETE Driveways tear outs, tractor work, Lic. #1476, 726-6554 AllAROUND TRACT OR Land clearing, Hauling Site Prep, Driveways Lic/Ins 352-795-5755 www.twitter.com/ citruschronicleFollow the 000J5ZE 2 Bedroom, Poss. 3, 1 Bath, 100 x 130 Lot Remodeled, but needs Cabinets & Tile $49,000. (352) 419-4346 2/1.5/2, City Water, Sewer, New Metal Roof & Carpet. Lg. Kitchen & Garage AMust See! $64,900. (352) 860-2554 For Sale By Owner Huge 2 Story home 3BR/2BA, 500 ft from Kings Bay, 2 covd boat slips, 2 kitchs. $350,000 obo (352) 563-9857 1112 E. Bloomfield Drive, Inverness 3 bedroom. 2-1/2 bath. AWESOME REDUCTION! From $179,000 to the LOWESTprice ever: $149,000.This is it. 3 bed/2.5 bath, large den, large open pool, 4-car garage. 2,562 LIVING sq.ft. SOLD AS IS. NeedsTLC. MLS #709086. Weston Properties LLC. MYRIAM REULEN 352-613-2644. www.homesinfloridausa.c om. 2/2, + OFFICE TOTALLY UPDATED Granite, plantation shutters, new cabinets newer appliances, scrn. lanai, $165,000. (614) 579-2609 CITRUS HILLS 2,390 sf, on 1 Acre 3 BR + Den, 2 Full baths master bath has his/her vanity & walkin shower, very large lanai w/ inground pool 7 yr. old Still like New $225,000. (352) 201-7229 Need a JOB?#1 Employment source is www.chronicleonline.com Classifieds 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. 3/2/2 Pool House TOTALLY REMODELEDY ou Must see this! $219K 352-464-1320 Tweet Tweet Tweet Follow the Chronicle on www.twitter.com/ citruschroniclenews as it happens right at your finger tips 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. SELLYOUR HOMEIN THEClassifieds SPECIAL! 30 Days $58.50Its Easy Call Today (352) 563-5966 Your world first.Every Dayvautomotive Classifieds HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 **INVERNESS**Golf & Country loc. 3/2/2 Spacious pool home $850.( 908) 322-6529 BEVERLYHILLS2/1,All appl, No Pets. $550+ Dep reqd. 352-860-0904 or 1-470-295-1371 CRYSTALRIVER2/2 Plantation Golf View Unique.Cool.Clean$790mo.+$ 1000 dep.firmYr. Lease 352-795-6282 FLORAL CITY3/2, Lg Kitchen area, 5 Acres, cross fence for horses & cows. Pond on property, detached workshop $875. mo., 1st/last/sec. 352-400-9650 HERNANDOWatsons Fish Camp 55+ Rental Community (352) 726-2225 CRYSTALRIVERShare My Home, Room for Rent includes elect, sat. dish (352)564-1155 (352)257-3540 DEBTHOMPSON* One call away for your buying and selling needs. Realtor that you can refer to your family and friends. Service with a smile seven days a week. Parsley Real Estate Deb Thompson 352-634-2656 firstname.lastname@example.org and debthomp son.com HOMOSASSA2B/1BA, $500 ; 1st, last & sec 352-628-7300 or 697-0310 INVERNESS1/1 near CM Hospital $475 incld water/garb $950 moves you in 352-422-2393 LECANTONEWER 2 BR 2 Ba duplex, $695 352-634-1341 PELICAN BAY APARTMENTS1 & 2 BEDROOM Apts Homes Handicap Unit Available, Carpet, Appliances, Central Heat & Air. Rental assistance available to qualified applicants. Monthly rent starting at $610 plus utilities For rental info. & applications: 9826 West Arms Dr. Crystal River, 795-7793 TDD #1-800-955-8771 Mon-Fri., 9 AM-5PM Equal Housing Opportunity, provider & Employer CRYSTALRIVERHwy 19 Downtown Comm. Storefront, very clean 1000 SF, exc. loc. 352-634-2528 CRYSTAL RIVER,2/1, water $550mo. + dep 352-464-2716 INVERNESS2 bd 2 ba $550/mo. 1st,Last,Sec due at signing 352-637-1000 LECANTONEWER 2 BR 2 Ba duplex, $695 352-634-1341 CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $649.mo 352-586-1813 2BR/ 1 BA with an added on Lanai, acre lot, plenty of room for an RV, $26,500 OBO Cash only. Crystal River (352) 794-3530 2Br/2Ba DW on 4 acres manicured fenced land. With garage/dbl carport $112,000 7035 Sunnyview Pt, Homosassa. (352) 503-6008 HOMOSASSA 2007 4/2, 1,560 sf, All New Appliances, New Central AC & Heat. New carpets, laminate, linoleum, paint, 1 Acre, Asking $59,500. 6586 W. Constitution Lane 34448. Ride by Call (603) 860-6660 HOMOSASSA 3bd/2ba, 1 acre, skylight, decking, 2 sheds, parquat floor, fireplace, $55k obo (352) 563-9857 INVERNESS, N. Leisure Point 3BR/2BA Mobile Home1248 sq. ft,. Nice .40 Acre Lot Lease or Cash Call For Details 877-519-0180 Inverness, Remodeled 2/2, Mobile Home $27,500 Owner finance (352) 560-0019 MOVE IN NOWPURCHASE HOME WITH ACRE LOT 3 or 4 BEDROOMS MUST SEE (352) 621-9183 REPO $39,900.Land & Home3/2 MUST SEE!Hernando 1-877-578-5729 CRYSTAL RIVERFully Furnished Studio Efficiency w/ equipped kit. All util., cable, Internet, & cleaning provided. $649.mo 352-586-1813 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 HOMOSASSA1BR appls & util. Incld. $600. month + sec., 352-628-6537 3/2 1,124 sq. ft. Brand New 2014 Single Wide $39,900 (NO HIDDEN FEES!) Incls: Delv, Set, Step, Appliances, Furn & Decor.ONE LEFT !!! 352-795-2377 32x80, 2014 DESTINY 2254 SQ. FT. 9ft. ceiling, insulated windows, appliance pkg, upgrades all over. drywall, etc, Delivered, set up AC/heat, steps & skirting only $89,900 Call (352) 621-9182 Lovely 3/2 triplewide M.H. on 5 corner lots Huge eat-in kitchen, spacious living and dining areas. New AC, detached C.B.S. garage/workshop, 29 ft. scrn. por. $59,000. Call Louise Lubranecki Parsley R.E. (305) 491-1051 or (352) 341-1450 NEVER LIVED IN REPO!!2014, Zone III, Jacobsen, Delivered & set up only$54,900 bank owned. Aslo 2009 Zone III Town Home 352-621-3807 NEW JACOBSEN1250 sq. ft. (28x52) Best Built Home Zone III, 3/2 delivered, set up, AC & heat, skirting & steps only $3,000 down & only $447.13 /mo WAC, Best of the Best Winner 13 times Taylor Made Homes Call (352) 621-9181 Palm Harbor Homes END OF YEAR SALE! 3 retirement models MUST go... Save over $26k, homes from the low 60s, THIS WEEK ONLY! plantcity. palmharbor .com 800-622-2832 *See habla espanol
TUESDAY,SEPTEMBER2,2014C 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 582-0909 TUCRN Self Storage Lien Forclosure-Sugarmill Storage 9/16 Sale PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the undersigned intends to sell the personal property de000J5ZF CHEVY 2000 Cargo Van Ton $1500352-420-2689 KIA2004 Sedona, W/ wheel chair or scooter lift. Scooter included. 76k miles. $4000 obo (352) 564-4135 POLARIS2011 Ranger 800 (atv Affordable Full-Sized UTV! Polaris All-Wheel Drive. $7,500. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678 POLARIS2013 Ranger 900 Lifted & ready to hunt. Camo with roof, windshield & winch. $11, 900. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678 Harley-Davidson FLHRC Road King Classic, 1584cc, Silver Pearl, Chrome, Saddlebags, Stage One Kit, under 9k mi., Pristine Condition. $11,900. 382-4004 HONDA1998 Valkyrie 1520 cc, 6-cyl., burgundy & cream, w/lots of chrome. 83K mi. Perfect cond., $6,000 (812) 480-1993 KAWASAKI2009 Vulcan 500 8k mi, w/s, bags, sissy bar, new cond. $3800. obo (352) 860-1106 SUZUKI2009 Gladius 650cc Great Fuel EconomyLow Monthly Payments Available $4,500. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678.33 VICTORY2005, Kingpin True American Built V-twin,100 cubic inch. 5-speed transmission $7,400. Call Love Motorsports @ 352-621-3678 CHEVROLET94 S10 Pick Up V6, auto, $800. (352) 303-0928 FORD1967, 3/4 Ton Pick Up, no bed, good V8 w/ headers, 4 spd. on floor, soli cab, painted, w/ org. enterior & moldings, unfished project truck, due to death $1,200. obo (352) 564-2413 352-201-9261 FORD1992 XLPick-up Agreat work truck Make an offer (352) 628-4766 aft 11 am BUICK2005, Rendezvous $5,995. 352-341-0018 CHEVY2000, Blazer, 2 Door $2,995. 352-341-0018 CHRYSLER2000 Town n Country LXI, full power, extra clean, no air $1500. obo (352) 341-2988 CHRYSLER2001 Town n Country 7 psg, dual air, extra clean, low mi. $3800. obo (352) 860-1106 CHRYSLER2012 Town & Country Wheelchair van with 10 lowered floor, ramp and tie downs Call Tom for more info 352-325-1306 Your Worldof garage sales Classifieds ww.chronicleonline.com FORD2002, Taurus $3,995. 352-341-0018 HYUNDAI2002, Elantra, Auto trans,pw., pl. $2,995 352-341-0018 HYUNDAI 2003, SONATAGrandmas got a brand new ride $1500 OBO 351-637-5537 MERCURY, Marquis, show rm. quality, 2nd Owner $3,300 obo, Crys. 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C12TUESDAY,SEPTEMBER2,2014 CLASSIFIEDS CITRUSCOUNTY( FL ) CHRONICLE 570-0902 TUCRN BOCC/City of Inverness Land Exchange Consideration PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF EXCHANGE OF PROPER TY Pursuant to Section 125.37, Florida Statutes, the Board of County Commissioners of Citrus County, a political subdivision of the State of Florida, hereby gives notice that it shall, on the 9th day of September, 2014 beginning at 1:00 P.M., in the Board of County Commissioners Meeting Room, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, consider adopting a resolution authorizing the exchange of that certain property owned by the County described in the attached Exhibit A for property owned by City of Inverness, described in the attached Exhibit B. The terms of this exchange are as follows: 1. The Board hereby finds that it is in the best interest of the COUNTY to convey the real property owned by the COUNTY more fully described in Exhibit A attached hereto and made a part hereof to the CITY without any additional consideration paid to either of the parties. 2. The CITY agrees to convey to the COUNTY the real property owned by the CITY more fully described in Exhibit B attached hereto and made a part hereof without any additional consideration paid to either of the parties. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board of County Commissioners with respect to any matter considered at this public hearing he will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TTY telephone (352) 341-6580. J.J. KENNEY, CHAIRMAN BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF CITRUS COUNTY, A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA EXHIBIT A 2014 CITRUS COUNTY/CITY OF INVERNESS LAND EXCHANGE (County Conveying to City) A STRIP AND PARCEL OF LAND BEING THE VACATED FORMER SEABOARD AIR LINE RAILROAD (NOW GRANTOR) RIGHT-OF-WAY SITUATED WITHIN SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST; SECTION 7, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 20 EAST AND SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID SECTION 12; THENCE N 00 E ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 12 A DISTANCE OF 33.0 FEET TO THE NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF FOREST DRIVE (OLD STATE ROAD # 44); THENCE N 89 W ALONG SAID NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE BEING 33.0 FEET FROM, MEASURED AT RIGHT ANGLES FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF SAID FOREST DRIVE, A DISTANCE OF 939.21 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, SAID POINT BEING THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 705, PAGE 526, PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, SAID POINT ALSO BEING ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF THE VACATED RIGHT-OF-WAY OF GRANTORS MAIN TRACK; THENCE N 32 E ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE A DISTANCE OF 361.16 FEET; THENCE N 57 W A DISTANCE OF 75.0 FEET; THENCE N 32 E A DISTANCE OF 1122.71 FEET; THENCE N 89 W A DISTANCE OF 144.38 FEET; THENCE N 32 E ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY BEING 50.0 FEET FROM, MEASURED AT RIGHT ANGLES FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF THE MAIN TRACK BED A DISTANCE OF 883.05 FEET TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE CONCAVE NORTHWESTERLY HAVING A RADIUS OF 1966.03 FEET AND A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 59; THENCE NORTHWESTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE A DISTANCE OF 2052.32 FEET TO THE CURVES END (CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE BETWEEN SAID POINTS BEING N 2 E, 1960.40 FEET); THENCE N 2736 W ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE, BEING 50.0 FEET FROM, MEASURED AT RIGHT ANGLES FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF THE MAIN TRACK BED, A DISTANCE OF 1205.12 FEET TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE ON THE EASTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY OF GRANTORS CONNECTION TRACK, SAID CURVE CONCAVE NORTHEASTERLY HAVING A RADIUS OF 568.39 FEET AND A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 23; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE, BEING 50.0 FEET FROM, MEASURED RADIALLY FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF SAID CONNECTION TRACK, A DISTANCE OF 236.02 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST (CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE BETWEEN SAID POINTS BEING N 15 W 234.33 FEET); THENCE S 89 E ALONG SAID SOUTH BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 53.24 FEET TO A POINT ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF THE FORMER ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD (NOW GRANTOR); THENCE N 27 W ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE A DISTANCE OF 420 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE ON THE WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY OF GRANTORS CONNECTION TRACK SAID CURVE CONCAVE TO THE NORTHWEST HAVING A RADIUS OF 525.54 FEET AND A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 30; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE, BEING 60.0 FEET, FROM MEASURED AT RIGHT ANGLES OR RADIALLY FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF SAID CONNECTION TRACK, A DISTANCE OF 280.47 FEET TO THE CURVES END (CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE BETWEEN SAID POINTS BEING S 12 E 277.15 FEET); THENCE S 02 W ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY A DISTANCE OF 79.83 FEET TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE, CONCAVE NORTHEASTERLY, HAVING A RADIUS OF 678.39 FEET AND A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 20; THENCE ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE A DISTANCE OF 237.01 FEET TO THE CURVES END (CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE BETWEEN SAID POINTS BEING S 07 E 235.82 FEET); THENCE S 27 E ALONG THE WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF GRANTORS MAIN TRACK, BEING 50.0 FEET FROM, MEASURED AT RIGHT ANGLES FROM, THE CENTERLINE OF THE MAIN TRACK BED, A DISTANCE OF 1321.29 FEET TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE, CONCAVE NORTHWESTERLY, HAVING A RADIUS OF 1866.03 FEET AND A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 59; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE A DISTANCE OF 1947.93 FEET TO THE CURVES END (CHORD BEARING AND DISTANCE BETWEEN SAID POINTS BEING S 02 W 1860.68 FEET); THENCE S 32 W ALONG SAID WESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE A DISTANCE OF 2476.54 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SAID NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAY OF FOREST DRIVE (OLD STATE ROAD # 44) SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 496, PAGE 99, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE S 89 E ALONG SAID NORTH RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE A DISTANCE OF 353.09 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL. CONTAINING 21.80 ACRES, MORE OR LESS. THE BEARING HEREIN REFER TO AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 00 E ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SECTION 12, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL NO. 2 A PORTION OF LOT 19 AVONDALE SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 81, PUBLIC RECORDS, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID LOT 19, SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, THENCE N 89 35 06 W ALONG THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 19, SAID SOUTH BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 1, A DISTANCE OF 189.20 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 19, SAID SOUTH-WESTERLY BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES RAILS TO TRAILS (FORMERLY THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD), THENCE N 27 49 53 W A DISTANCE OF 377.31 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL, SAID POINT BEING ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST, HAVING A RADIUS OF I892.24 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 06 19 28 A DISTANCE OF 208.87 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 11 44 33 E A DISTANCE OF 208.76 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE NORTH BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 19; THENCE S 89 59 14 W ALONG SAID NORTH BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 103.30 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1992.24 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 01 49 23 A DISTANCE OF 63.39 FEET, SAID CURVE SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS S 13 13 42 W A DISTANCE OF 63.38 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE SOUTH-WESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 19; THENCE S 27 49 53 E ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 161.33 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THE BEARINGS REFERRED TO HEREIN ARE BASED ON AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 89 35 06 S ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL NO. 3 A PORTION OF LOT 18 AVONDALE SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 81, PUBLIC RECORDS CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID PLAT, SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. THENCE N 89 35 06 W ALONG THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT A DISTANCE OF 189.20 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT, SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES RAILS TO TRAILS (FORMERLY THE NORTH EASTERLY BOUNDARY OF ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD); THENCE N 27 49 53 W ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 377. 31 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1892.24 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 06 19 28 A DISTANCE OF 208.87 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 11 44 33 E A DISTANCE OF 208.76, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL; THENCE S 89 59 14 W ALONG THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 18 A DISTANCE OF 103.30 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1992.24 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 15 18 19 A DISTANCE OF 532.18 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 21 47 33 E A DISTANCE OF 530.61 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 18; THENCE S 52 57 51 E ALONG SAID NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 100.93 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1892.24 FEET; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 14 08 13 A DISTANCE OF 466.88 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS S 21 58 23 W A DISTANCE OF 465.70 FEET, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THE BEARINGS REFERRED TO HEREIN ARE BASED ON AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 89 35 06 W ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL NO. 4 A PORTION OF LOT 17 AVONDALE SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 81 PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID PLAT, SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA; THENCE N 89 35 06 W ALONG THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT A DISTANCE OF 189.20 FEET TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT, SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES RAILS TO TRAILS (FORMERLY THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF ATLANTIC COAST LINE RAILROAD) THENCE N 27 49 53 W ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 377.30 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1892.24 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 20 27 41 A DISTANCE OF 675.77 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 18 48 40 E A DISTANCE OF 672.17 FEET, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL; THENCE CONTINUE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG SAID ARC THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 01 49 51 A DISTANCE OF 60.46 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 27 57 25 E A DISTANCE OF 60.46 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 17; THENCE N 52 57 51 W ALONG SAID NORTHEASTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 100.55 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST, HAVING A RADIUS OF 1992.24 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY 571-0902 TUCRN BOCC/City of Inverness Land Exchange Consideration PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF EXCHANGE OF PROPER TY Pursuant to Section 125.37, Florida Statutes, the Board of County Commissioners of Citrus County, a political subdivision of the State of Florida, hereby gives notice that it shall, on the 9th day of September, 2014 beginning at 3:40 P.M., in the Board of County Commissioners Meeting Room, Citrus County Courthouse, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, consider adopting a resolution authorizing the exchange of that certain property owned by the County described in the attached Exhibit A for property owned by A-1 Yards and Sweeping, Inc., Gerard G. Gaudette and Leeper Air Conditioning and Heating Inc, described in the attached Exhibit B. The terms of this exchange are as follows: 1. The Board hereby finds that it is in the best interest of the COUNTY to convey the real property owned by the COUNTY more fully described in Exhibit A attached hereto and made a part hereof to A-1 Yards and Sweeping, Inc., Gerard G. Gaudette and Leeper Air Conditioning and Heating Inc., without any additional monetary consideration paid to either of the parties. 2. A-1 Yards and Sweeping, Inc., Gerard G. Gaudette and Leeper Air Conditioning and Heating Inc agrees to convey to the COUNTY the real property owned by A-1 Yards and Sweeping, Inc., Gerard G. Gaudette and Leeper Air Conditioning and Heating Inc., more fully described in Exhibit B attached hereto and made a part hereof without any additional monetary consideration paid to either of the parties. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board of County Commissioners with respect to any matter considered at this public hearing he will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TTY telephone (352) 341-6580. J.J. KENNEY, CHAIRMAN BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONER OF CITRUS COUNTY, A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE OF FLORIDA EXHIBIT A CITRUS COUNTY CONVEYING TO A 1 Y ARDS AND SWEEPING, INC. Parcel 1009A, Bus Loading Area: A portion of lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, page 1210, as recorded in the Public Records of Citrus County, Florida and lying within Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest Corner of the Southeast quarter of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida; thence North 89 deg. 47 00 East a distance of 1329.36 feet along the South line of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4 to a point on the existing Westerly right-of-way line of County Road 491 (N. Lecanto Highway); thence North 00 deg. 01 09 East along said existing Westerly right-of-way line a distance of 573.72 feet; thence departing said existing Westerly right-of-way line, South 89 deg. 44 15 West a distance of 120.00 feet for a POINT OF BEGINNING; thence continue South 89 deg. 44 15 West a distance of 314.31 feet; thence North 00 deg. 20 50 West a distance of 90.00 feet; thence North 89 deg. 44 15 East a distance of 314.89 feet; thence South 00 deg. 01 09 West a distance of 90.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. CITRUS COUNTY CONVEYING TO GERARD G. GAUDETTE Parcel 1005-1007: A portion of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest corner of the Southeast quarter of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida; thence North 89 deg. 47 00 East a distance of 673.71 feet along the South line of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4 to the West line of the East half of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4; thence North 00 deg. 20 50 West a distance of 393.18 feet along said West line for a POINT OF BEGINNING ; thence continue North 00 deg. 20 50 West a distance of 180.00 feet along said West line; thence departing said West line, North 89 deg. 44 15 East a distance of 524.31 feet; thence South 45 deg. 07 18 East a distance of 21.16 feet; thence South 00 deg. 01 09 West a distance of 165.00 feet; thence South 89 deg. 44 15 West a distance of 538.16 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. CITRUS COUNTY CONVEYING TO LEEPER AIR CONDITIONING AND HEA TING INC Parcel 1001C : A portion of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest Corner of the Southeast quarter of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida; thence North 89 47 00 East a distance of 905.42 feet along the South line of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4 for a POINT OF BEGINNING; thence North 00 10 21 West a distance of 273.37 feet; thence North 89 44 15 East a distance of 232.00 feet; thence South 00 10 21 East a distance of 273.56 feet; thence South 89 47 00 West a distance of 232.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. EXHIBIT B A 1 Y ARDS AND SWEEPING, INC., CONVEYING TO CITRUS COUNTY Parcel 1011A: Citrus County, Florida Description: A portion of lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210, as recorded in the Public Records of Citrus County, Florida and lying within Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest Corner of the Southeast quarter of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida: thence North 89 East, a distance of 1329.36 feet along the South line of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4 to a point on the existing Westerly Right of way line of County Road 491 (N. Lecanto Highway); thence North 00 East along said existing Westerly Right of Way line a distance of 663.72 feet to the South line of lands described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210, as recorded in the Public Records of Citrus County, Florida and for a POINT OF BEGINNING; thence departing said existing Westerly Right of Way line, South 89 West a distance of 120.00 feet along said South line; thence departing said South line, North 00 East a distance of 125.00 feet to the North line of said lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210; thence North 89 West a distance of 120.00 feet along said North line to the aforementioned existing Westerly Right of Way line and the East line of said lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210; thence South 00 West along said existing Westerly Right of Way line and along said East line, a distance of 125.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Parcel 1011B: Citrus County, Florida Description: A portion of lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210, as recorded in the Public Records of Citrus County, Florida and lying within Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Southwest Corner of the Southeast quarter of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida: thence North 89 East, a distance of 1329.36 feet along the South line of the Southeast quarter of said Section 4 to a point on the existing Westerly Right of way line of County Road 491 (N. Lecanto Highway); thence North 00 East along said existing Westerly Right of Way line a distance of 663.72 feet to the South line of lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210, as recorded in the Public Records of Citrus County, Florida; thence departing said existing Westerly Right of Way line, South 89 West a distance of 434.89 feet along said South line for a POINT OF BEGINNING ; thence continue along said South line, South 89 44 15 West a distance of 225.00 feet to the West line of said lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210; thence North 00 20 50 West a distance of 125.00 feet to the North line of said lands as described in Official Records Book 2386, Page 1210; thence North 89 44 15 East a distance of 225.00 feet along said North line; thence departing said North line, South 00 20 50 East, a distance of 125.00 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. GERARD G. GAUDETTE CONVEYING TO CITRUS COUNTY Commence at the SE corner of the NE of Section 4, Township 19 South, Range 18 East, thence N 2 deg. 37 22 W along the East line of said NE a distance of 876.46 feet to the SE corner of the North 7 chains of the SE of the NE of said Section 4, thence S 89 deg. 10 54 W along the South line of said North 7 chains a distance of 499.96 feet, thence S 2 deg. 37 22 E parallel to said East line a distance of 583.58 feet to the Point of Beginning, thence continue S 2 deg. 37 22 E a distance of 291.79 feet to the South line of said SE of the NE 1/4 thence S 89 deg. 18 26 W along said South line a distance of 792.82 feet to the Easterly right of way line of County Road No. 491, thence N 1 deg. 01 54 along said right of way line a distance of 290.77 feet, thence N 89 deg. 14 40 E a distance of 784.71 feet to the Point of Beginning. LEEPER AIR CONDITIONING AND HEA TING INC CONVEYING TO CITRUS COUNTY Parcel 2037: A portion of Section 33, Township 18 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the Northwest corner of the Northeast quarter of Section 33, Township 18 South, Range 18 East, Citrus County, Florida; thence South 00 22 33 East a distance of 1369.79 feet along the West line of said Northeast quarter to the Northwest corner of the Southwest quarter of said Northeast quarter of Section 33; thence North 89 58 05 East a distance of 488.80 feet along the North line of said Southwest quarter of said Northeast quarter for a POINT OF BEGINNING ; thence continue North 89 58 05 East a distance of 400.48 feet along said North line to the existing Westerly right-of-way line of County Road 491 (N. Lecanto Highway); thence South 13 37 30 East a distance of 154.32 feet along said existing Westerly right-of-way line; thence departing said existing Westerly right-of-way line, South 89 58 05 West a distance of 400.11 feet; thence North 13 45 31 West a distance of 154.41 feet to the POINT OF BEGINNING. Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Tuesday(s), August 26 & September 2, 2014. ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 01 44 25 A DISTANCE OF 60.41 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 17; THENCE S 52 57 51 E ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 100.93 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THE BEARINGS REFERRED TO HEREIN ARE BASED ON AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 89 35 06 W ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 18 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL NO. 5 A PORTION OF LOT 16 AVONDALE SUBDIVISION AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2, PAGE 81, PUBLIC RECORDS, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA AND A PORTION OF THE VACATED RIGHT-OF-WAY OF STEPHENS STREET (VACATED SEPTEMBER 4, 1956) BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SAID PLAT, SAID POINT ALSO BEING THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE N 00 00 46 W ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT, SAID EAST BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 1, A DISTANCE OF 1198.43 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL; THENCE S 37 02 09 W A DISTANCE OF 7.50 FEET TO THE BEGINNING OF A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1892.24 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 06 09 48 A DISTANCE OF 203.55 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS S 33 57 15 W A DISTANCE OF 203.45 FEET, TO A POINT ON THE SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LOT 16; THENCE N 52 57 51 W ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 100.55 FEET TO A POINT ON A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST HAVING A RADIUS OF 1992.24 FEET; THENCE NORTHEASTERLY ALONG THE ARC OF SAID CURVE THROUGH A CENTRAL ANGLE OF 05 51 11 A DISTANCE OF 203.52 FEET, SAID ARC SUBTENDED BY A CHORD WHICH BEARS N 34 06 34 E A DISTANCE OF 203.42 FEET, TO A POINT OF TANGENCY; THENCE N 37 02 09 E A DISTANCE OF 139.97 FEET TO A POINT ON THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID PLAT; THENCE S 00 00 46 E ALONG SAID EAST BOUNDARY A DISTANCE OF 165.98 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THE BEARINGS REFERRED TO HEREIN ARE BASED ON AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 89 35 06 W ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. PARCEL NO. 6 A PORTION OF LANDS DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 768, PAGE 888, PUBLIC RECORDS, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORNER OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, THENCE N 00 00 46 W ALONG THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 1 A DISTANCE OF 1198.43 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE HEREIN DESCRIBED PARCEL; THENCE N 37 02 09 E A DISTANCE OF 204.37 FEET TO A POINT ON THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LANDS, SAID NORTHERLY BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE SOUTHWESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE OF STATE ROAD NO. 45 (U.S. HIGHWAY 41); THENCE N 52 57 51 W ALONG SAID SOUTHWESTERLY RIGHT-OF-WAY LINE A DISTANCE OF 100.00 FEET; THENCE S 37 02 09 W A DISTANCE OF 71.90 FEET TO A POINT ON THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY OF SAID LANDS; THENCE S 00 00 46 E ALONG THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY, SAID WESTERLY BOUNDARY ALSO BEING THE EAST BOUNDARY OF SAID SECTION 1, A DISTANCE OF 165.98 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. THE BEARINGS REFERRED TO HEREIN ARE BASED ON AN ASSUMED BEARING OF N 89 35 06 W ON THE SOUTH BOUNDARY OF SECTION 1, TOWNSHIP 19 SOUTH, RANGE 19 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. EXHIBIT B 2014 CITRUS COUNTY/CITY OF INVERNESS LAND EXCHANGE (City Conveying to County) A PARCEL OF LAND LYING IN SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 19S, RANGE 20 E, CITRUS COUNTY, FL., MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SW CORNER OF SECTION 28, TOWNSHIP 19 S. RANGE 20 EAST THENCE S896E ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 28 A DISTANCE OF 1331.19 FEET TO THE S.E. CORNER OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 28, THENCE N0E ALONG THE EAST LINE OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 28 A DISTANCE OF 678.03 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE CONTINUE N0E ALONG SAID EAST LINE A DISTANCE OF 684.92 FEET TO THE N.E. CORNER OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 28, THENCE N89W ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF THE SW 1/4 OF THE S.W. 1/4 OF SAID SECTION 28 A DISTANCE OF 505.58 FEET, THENCE S6W A DISTANCE OF 660.32 FEET, THENCE S0W A DISTANCE OF 23.38 FEET; THENCE S89E A DISTANCE OF 575.35 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Tuesday(s), August 26 & September 2, 2014. 583-0902 TUCRN Town of Inglis 9/16 Zoning Map Amendments PUBLIC NOTICE BY THE PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS, FLORIDA SERVING AS THE LOCAL PLANNING AGENCY, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to Section 34-42, of the Town of Inglis Land Development Code, comments, objections and recommendations regarding the following described proposed amendments to the Official Zoning Map will be heard by the Planning Commission of the Town of Inglis, Florida, at public hearing on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. or as soon thereafter as the matters can be heard. The public hearings will be conducted in the Town of Inglis, Town Hall located at 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida. Public Hearing will be held for Z13-4, an application by Town of Inglis to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from undesignated property to Industrial (I) and Commercial (C-1). The 7 +/-Acre property is located as the northern extension of the Town Limits on the East side of US Hwy 19 North of Gladys Avenue and South of CR 40A. Public Hearing will be held for Z14-1, an application by Clark Stillwell representing DAB Construction to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from undesignated property to Planned Industrial (I-2). The 22 +/-Acre property is located as the northern extension of the Town Limits on the West side of US Hwy 19 North of Gladys Avenue and South of CR 40A. At the hearings, all interested parties may appear to be heard with respect to the proposed amendments. Copies of said proposed amendments as described above will be available for public inspection at the Office of the Town Clerk, located at Inglis Town Hall 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida, Any person requiring reasonable accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact the Town Clerk at (352) 447-2203 (TDD) at least three days in advance. All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at a 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; said record including the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Published one (1) time in the Citrus County Chronicle, September 2, 2013. 584-0902 TURN Animal Services Impoundment Notice PUBLIC NOTICE August 29, 2014 Public Notice is hereby given that Citrus County Animal Services will offer for sale at Public auction: red stallion with white star on face, approximately 18-20 years old At the conclusion of the sale, the buyer must make full payment for the animal(s). The buyer is also required to make immediate arrangements for transportation of 585-0902 TUCRN CANVASSING BOARD MEETINGS LEGAL NOTICE PUBLIC MEETING OF THE CITRUS COUNTY CANVASSING BOARD PRIMAR Y ELECTION POST ELECTION AUDIT The Citrus County Canvassing Board will convene at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014 in the Elections Office to perform the Post Election Audit and will be available for public inspection between 8:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. This meeting will be held at the Citrus County Supervisor of Elections Office, 120 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida, and in accordance with the Sunshine Law of Florida, all meetings are open to the public, the press, and representatives of political parties. All candidates or their designated representative are invited to attend. Persons with disabilities requiring reasonable accommodation to participate should call the Elections Office at (352) 341-6740; (352) 341-6752 (TDD). Susan Gill Supervisor of Elections 120 N. Apopka Avenue Inverness, FL 34450 Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE September 2, 2014. purchased animal(s) the same day. AUCTION: DATE: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 TIME:1:00pm LOCATION: 4030 S. Airport Road Inverness, FL 34450 PHONE: (352) 746-8400 CONTACT: Patricia Amon Published in the Citrus County Chronicle on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. 578-0902 TUCRN Palm, Hertha 2014-CP-390 NTC PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT OF FLORIDA, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY IN PROBATE FILE NO.:2014-CP-390 IN RE: ESTATE OF HERTHA PALM Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of HERTHA PALM, deceased, whose date of death was May 23, 2014, and whose Social Security Number was xxx-xx-0238, File Number 2014-CP-390, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The name and address 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 the decedents estate, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, on whom a copy of this notice is served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR THIRTY (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, including unmatured, contingent or unliquidated claims, must file their claims with this court WITHIN THREE (3) MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. The date of the first publication of this Notice is August 26, 2014 /s/ Susan E. Dean Personal Representative DEAN AND DEAN, L.L.P. BY:/s/ Jonathan S. Dean, Esquire, Florida Bar No.: 699100 DEAN AND DEAN, L.L.P. Attorney for Personal Representative 230 Northeast 25th Avenue, #100, Ocala, FL 34470 352-368-2800,firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE, August 26 & September 2, 2014. 579-0909 TUCRN Roth, John P. 2014-CP-516 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 2014-CP-516 IN RE: ESTATE OF JOHN P. ROTH Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the Estate of John P. Roth, Deceased (the Estate) is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of John P. Roth, Deceased (the Decedent), whose date of death was June 13, 2014, and other persons having claims or demands against the Estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the Decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the Estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF 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 September 2, 2014. Personal Representative: By: /s/ Jeffrey W. Roth 3310 Bridgegate Drive Jupiter, Florida 33477 Attorney for Personal Representative: By: /s/ Thomas E. Slaymaker, Florida Bar # 398535, Slaymaker and Nelson, P.A., 6237 South Suncoast Boulevard, Homosassa, Florida 34446 Phone: (352)628-1204 Email: email@example.com, Secondary: firstname.lastname@example.org Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, September 2nd & 9th, 2014. 580-0909 TUCRN Dickerson, Winta Countess 2014-CP-495 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE FIFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2014-CP-495 Division: ______ IN RE: ESTATE OF WINTA COUNTESS DICKERSON Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of WINTA COUNTESS DICKERSON, deceased, whose date of death was July 5, 2014, is pending in the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division; the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against the decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is September 2, 2014. Personal Representative: /s/ Nanette Robin Ruffner 8830 S.W. 67th Court, Miami, Florida 33156-1700 Attorney for Personal Representative: /s/ Ivan A. Gomez Esq. Florida Bar Number: 304883 Ivan A. Gomez, P.A. 601 Brickell Key Drive, Suite 507, Miami, Florida 33131 (305) 371-9213 E-mail: email@example.com Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Sept. 2 & 9, 2014. 581-0909 TUCRN Moore, Broadus Rufus 2014 CP 000450 Notice to Creditors PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No: 2014 CP 000450 UCN: _____ IN RE: ESTATE OF BROADUS RUFUS MOORE, Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS (Summary Administration) TO ALL PERSONS HAVING CLAIMS OR DEMANDS AGAINST THE ABOVE ESTATE: You are hereby notified that an Order of Summary Administration has been entered in the estate of BROADUS RUFUS MOORE, deceased, File Number 2014 CP 000450, by the Circuit Court for Citrus County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 34450; that the decedents date of death was May 25, 2014 that the total value of the estate is $13,042.10 and that the names and addresses of those to whom it has been assigned by such order are: Name Address Broadrick R. Moore 3884 N. Passion Flower Way, Beverly Hills, Florida 34465 Stephanie Ann Lauster 11032 -108th Avenue, Largo, Florida 33778 ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE NOTIFIED THAT: All creditors of the estate of the decedent and persons having claims or demands against the estate of the decedent other than those for whom provision for full payment was made in the Order of Summary Administration must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE. ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS NOT SO FILED WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER APPLICABLE TIME PERIOD, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is September 2, 2014. Person Giving Notice: /s/ BROADRICK R. MOORE 3884 N. Passion Flower Way, Beverly Hills, Florida 34465 /s/ STEPHANIE ANN LAUSTER 11032-108th Avenue, Largo, Florida 33778 Attorney for Person Giving Notice: /s/ Timothy C. Schuler, Esquire SPN# 67698/ FL Bar No. 251992 LAW OFFICE OF TIMOTHY C. SCHULER 9075 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772 Telephone: (727) 398-0011 Primary e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Attorney for Petitioners Published in the Citrus County Chronicle, Sept. 2 & 9, 2014. scribed below to enforce a lien imposed on said property under the Florida Self Storage Facility Act Statutes. (Section 83.801-83.809). The undersigned will sell at Public Sale by competitive bidding on the 16th day of September 2014 at 8:30 am being on the premises where said property has been stored and which is located at Sugarmill Storage, 8578 S. Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL 34446. County of Citrus, State of Florida, the following: Name: Deidre C. Novotnak Name: Thomas C. Koral Unit B-16 Unit B-81 Items: Household Goods Items: Household Goods Purchase must be paid for at time of purchase in CASH only. All purchased items sold must be removed at the time of the sale. Sale subject to cancellation or in event of settlement between owner and obligated party. Published in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE September 2 & 9, 2014.