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Title: The Beaches leader
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Publication Date: August 8, 2007
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Midweek Edition August 8, 2007


TheEACHES


Vol. 45, No. 14


LEADER


Serving the communities of Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach, Mayport and Ponte Vedra Beach since 1963


Proposed skate park could axe trees


NFL ODYSSEY: Atlantic
Beach resident Bryan Barker
(No. 4) recalls his 16-year
NFL career. See page B-1.


by LIZA MITCHELL
STAFF WRITER
Plans to construct a skate-
board park as part of the final
improvements at South
Beach Park have Jackshnville
Beach officials seeing green.
Mayor Fland Sharp Friday
said he was concerned about
the number of pine trees that
would need to be removed to
accommodate a concrete
skating area in the northwest
corner of the park.
"I've got a big problem
with taking out these trees,"
he said. "A park needs trees
and we are already a little
short here."
The cluster of mature pine
trees several feet high is
among the last natural spaces
remaining at the 10.5-acre
South Beach Park which used


photo by LIZA MITCHELL
Gary Meadors points to land dedicated to a multi-purpose field.'


to be a heavily wooded parcel
prior to the construction of
Sunshine Park playground.
Grounds Maintenance
Director Gary Meadors said


once the final phase of con-
struction is complete, the
area will be landscaped and
the trees mitigated for the
project will be replanted.


"We will all be dead before
they reach this size again,"
Sharp said. "We won't be
here to enjoy them."
Sharp suggested minimiz-
ing the size of the skateboard
park or relocating it to anoth-
er area that would not
require the loss so many
trees.
Meadors said the pre-fabri-
cated concrete that will be
used to complete the 8,000 to
10,000-square-foot skate-
board area makes it difficult
to resize.
Spohn Ranch Inc. a
California firm that special-
izes in skateboard park con-
struction was selected to
complete the design using
pre-cast features molded and
poured by the manufacturer
then transported to the site.


"This method provides
improved structural strength
of the concrete especially on
the face and edges of the fea-
tures where the majority of
the interaction of skateboard
and concrete is done by the
skaters," Meadors said in his
staff recommendation.
A five-person committee
reviewed the proposal sub-
mitted by Spohn Ranch and
two other candidates to build
the park.
The city's Community
Redevelopment Agency
approved a construction
budget of $375,000 for this
project in January.
The City Council last
month authorized the design

See PARKS, A-3


OCEAN MARATHON: Cleve
Cooney emerges from the
water to win last Saturday's
Meninak Ocean Marathon
Swim. See story B-1


Photo by CH
Cassie Blair, from left, Sydney Ellis, Ansley Lowery and Caitlin Lowery contributed to the "Stuff the Bus" campaign for
school children during a cheerleading camp Monday at Fletcher Middle School. "Every year we fill up two barrels, and
Salvation Army picks them up," said camp coordinator Robbie Knieberg. "I'm a teacher. I believe that school supplies
important. You can't learn if.you don't have the right tools."




B.E.A.M. set for one day 'shopping trip'


to get Beaches students ready for school


HERE COMES THE
BRIDE: See wedding,
engagement and birth
announcements, A-9


PREP FOOTBALL:
Kicked off Monday,
See B-1


by KATHY NICOLETTI
STAFF WRITER
At 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug.
11, the 14th annual Back to
School with B.E.A.M. event will
offer a one-day shopping trip
for Beaches students who need
help to get ready for the
upcoming school year.
B.E.A.M. (Beaches
Emergency Assistance
Ministry) calls its Back to
School project a "Backyard
Mission Trip."
So often, groups think they
need to go to another country
or travel on an airplane to do a
mission trip, said Cynthia
Funkhouser, executive director
of B.E.A.M.
There are people in need
right here at the Beaches, she
said.
Last year, clothing and
school supplies were distrib-
uted to more than 825 children
by B.E.A.M.
According to B.E.A.M., 2006
statistics indicate that there are
close to 2,000 Beaches-area
children living in households
with an annual income below
$15,000. -
"We're not sure what to
expect this year," said


Donations help fuel
the Smile Express
Monetary donations for
Back to School with
B.E.A.M. also pay to bring
the Smile Express dental
health van to the Beaches
for three weeks during the
summer.
Children with limited or
no access to dental care are
able to have their teeth
cleaned before the begin-
ning of the school year, said
event organizer
KarenWolfson.
Those in need of more
extensive dental care are also
referred to another facility
for services which are paid
for by B.E.A.M., she said.
This is the "only program
of its kind in Duval County,"
according to B.E.A.M. offi-
cials. B.E.A.M. has provided
Beaches area children with
1,070 preventative dental
appointments and 540
restorative appointments
since 1999.

Funkhouser.
In the past 13 years, Back to


School with B.E.A.M. has
helped more than 10,000 chil-
dren, she said.
These students received a
total of over 90,000 articles of
clothing. In addition BEAM
collected and spent more than
$200,000 on beaches children
to help them get ready for a
new school year.
There are a variety of ways
members of the community
can help, said Karen Wolfson,
organizer of Back to School
with B.E.A.M.
Volunteers are needed to
sort clothing and school sup-
plies at Beach United
Methodist Church on Friday,
Aug. 10. They are also needed
to help shoppers at Saturday's
give-away.
Clothing donations for stu-
dents from pre-school through
high school.are needed.
The greatest need is for boys
clothing, said Wolfson.
Donated clothing should be
school appropriate. Items
should be clean and in good
enough condition that "you
would send your child to
school in them," she said.
See BEAM, A-3


Neptune

City hall

sale put

on hold

.. by ALEXANDRA KUMMERNES
STAFF WRITER
The proposal to sell the
Neptune Beach City Hall
building may be put on hold
until staff can find a less cost-
ly appraiser.
City Manager Jim Jarboe
explained at a meeting
Monday. that an appraisal
would cost approximately
$6,500 more than the city
can afford to spend.
Councilor Eric Pardee previ-
ously made the suggestion to
sell the building in" order to
generate revenue without cut-
ting services.
The Council reached a con-
sensus at the'last workshop
meeting for staff to research
the feasibility of selling the
building starting with an
appraisal.
Jarboe said that an appraisal
usually costs between $400
and $500, but because this is a
IUCKADAMS commercial appraisal it is
needy more expensive.


Ithe
are


See NEPTUNE, A-3


Photo by CHUCK ADAMS
Technician Penny Godbee puts a blood pressure cuff on Jean
Brooks of Neptune Beach during a three-hour blood drive
hosted Monday by the Neptune Beach Senior Activity Center.


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BoatU.S. Angler, a program
from the nation's largest associ-
ation of recreational boaters,
understands that many anglers
may not have the opportunity
to fish in tournaments. But that
doesn't mean there isn't a com-
petitive streak lurking beneath
the surface.
To show off your angling
skills, give you bragging rights
and win great prizes, BoatU.S.
Angler encourages anglers to
submit their photos of large or
small-mouth bass to the "Bass
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Two winning photos lone tor
each species will be selected at
the end of August and
September and each winner will
receive a 550 BoatU S VISA\ gift


card, BoatU.S. Angler logo items
and a fishing gear goodie bag
filled with a variety of tackle
and equipment from leading
manufacturers, including
Mann's Bait Company, High
Roller Lures, Roadrunner and
Daiichi Bleeding Bait Hooks.
Winners also receive a "Bass
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and their photo will be pub-
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September 30


'Wada' concept: Scientists take aim at genetic doping


FROM CONTRIBUTOR
Gene doping has the poten-
tial to spawn athletes capable of
out-running, out-jumping and
out-cycling the strongest of
champions.
But research under way at the
University of Florida could help
level the playing field by detect-
ing the first cases of gene dop-
ing in professional athletes
before the practice enters the
mainstream.
In the wake of recent Tour de
France drug violations -- and
with the 2008 Olympics loom-
ing -- the need to stay ahead of
the game has never been more
evident.
That's why the Montreal-
based World Anti-Doping
Agency, or WADA, charged
with monitoring the conduct of


athletes, is working with inves-
tigators around the globe to
develop a test that would bust
competitors for injecting them-
selves with genetic material
capable of enhancing muscle
mass or heightening
endurance.
"If an athlete injects himself
in the muscle with DNA, would
we be able to detect that?"
asked one of France's leading
gene therapy researchers, Dr.
Philippe Moullier, an adjunct
professor of microbiology and
molecular genetics at UF and
director of the Gene Therapy
Laboratory at the Universite de
Nantes in France.
Right now the answer is no,
he said. But the UF scientists are
among several groups collabo-
rating with national and global


anti-doping organizations to
develop a test that could detect
evidence of "doped" DNA.
"WADA has had a research
program in place for some years
now, to try to develop tests for
gene-based doping," said Dr.
Theodore Friedmann, head of
the agency's panel on genetic
doping and director of the gene
therapy program at the
University of California, San
Diego.
It sounds futuristic, but
experts say it's only a matter of
time.,
Unscrupulous athletes began
showing an interest in gene
doping in 2004, when the first
reports of muscle-boosting
therapies in mice were pub-
lished by University of
Pennsylvania researchers.


What you'll find in Mf0 1le6:
Freestyle is a special section that includes interesting, quirky and sometimes humorous
news and events related to the Beach communities. Its contents are unique to The
Leader and to this section, and we welcome submissions.
:. .,Send your ideas to: mitchell@beachesleader.com


Today's Weather


Wed Thu Fri
8/8 8/9 8/10


95/79
Generally sunny de-
spite a few afternoon
clouds. Heat index
near 105F. High near
95F. Winds S at 5 to
10 mph.


Sunrise:
6:48 AM
Sunset:
8:14 PM


/,k


92/79
Partly cloudy with a
stray thunderstorm.
Highs in the low 90s
and lows in the upper
70s.


Sunrise:
6:49 AM
Sunset:
8:13 PM


91/79
Scattered thunder-
storms. Highs in the
low 90s and lows in
the upper 70s.



Sunrise:
6:49 AM
Sunset:
8:12 PM


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UV Index
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8/8 8/9 8/10

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The UV Index is measured on a 0 11 number scale, o 11
with a higher UV Index showing the need for greater
skin protection.




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Ice Cream Party Today at the

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children and parents.


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Enjoy some time at the library and go on a Scavenger Hunt. Art
interpretations of your favorite summer book are also welcome and
will earn prizes as well.

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B.E.A.M.: Giveaway 12:30 p.m. Sat.


Continued from A-i
Over 200 volunteers are need-
ed and several groups within
the community are already pre-
pared to help, said Wolfson.
Church groups, local busi-
nesses, dentists, Realtors,
Kiwanis and Rotary chapters,
and senior citizen groups are
some of those volunteering.
They are collecting school
supplies and character back-
packs, putting together special
packets for pre-schoolers, and
offering discounts for supplies
B.E.A.M. purchases for the stu-
dents, said Wolfson.
"People give what they can
...... and it all comes together."
,Volunteers who help on the
day of the event may be asked
to assist "shoppers," carry bags
of clothing to cars or the bus
stop, personalize pen cil boxes,
or distribute water and snow
cones to the families waiting in
line, she said.
New volunteers are always
welcome. Many of those who


help have been doing so for
years including some of the
"shoppers" and their families.
Contact the B.E.A.M. office at
241-7437 or Wolfson at 246-
0847 for information about
donating or volunteering.
Back to School with B.E.A.M.
will be open from 8 a.m. to 1:3
p.m. It is held in Beach United
Methodist Church's Family Life
Center at 7th Avenue North
and 3rd Street.
The event is held for families
living at the beach from
Mayport to Ponte Vedra and
east of Hodges Boulevard.
Families should bring proof of
residence with them, said
Wolfson.
In past years, families have
begun waiting in line for Back
to School with B.E.A.M. after
midnight.
When their turn comes, every
child is allowed to choose 10
items of clothing. New under-
wear and socks are also distrib-
uted.
They also choose a new back-


pack, a pair of used shoes, and
a personalized pencil box. Each
student also receives a bag of
age-appropriate school supplies,
a voucher for a new pair of
shoes, and a new toothbrush
and toothpaste.
AT 12:30 p.m. shoppers are
allowed to select as many items
as they want. Those who have
already "shopped" may also
return at this time to select
additional items, said Wolfson.
All of the funds donated for
Back to School with B.E.A.M.
are used to benefit the children,
she said.
Backpacks are purchased in
bulk at a discount as well as
new underwear and other
needed items.
"The whole point is for the
child to be honored and lifted
up," said Wolfson.
"It (Back to School with
B.E.A.M.) brings out the best in
everyone.....It just amazes me
how the community looks for-
'ward to the event, shoppers and
helpers." .


Park: Not for
und
Conintued from A-I inch
of a skateboard park to be two
fenced in by an 8-foot enclo- with
sure at the 10.5-acre park in on
the city's Southend purp
Redevelopment District. "T
City Manager George It's
Forbes said city planners filed
intend to hold two meetings place
with potential youth users of A
the park and their parents to alrea
discuss possible amenities
and identify any concerns
that could arise. The skate
park will be designed for
children and beginners, he
said.
"This is not going to be a
park for experts," Forbes said.
"There may be some more
challenging sections but
most of it will be for kids."
The park will include areas
for street and bowl type skat-
ing but the final plans will be
determined after the commu-
nity meetings which the
design build firm will attend
to answer questions.
"Kids of multiages can use
it whether they are begin-
ning or intermediate,"
Meadors said. "We are not
trying to build something for
the X-Games."
City officials previously
discussed concerns with
operating costs, safety and
liability issues.
"There is a certain liability
we are concerned about,"
Forbes said at the July 16
City Council meeting.
"There are more issues we've
got to look at before we build Jack
it." group
Plans for the rest of the at S


'experts or X Games'
developed park land Meadors said the city's Pi
ude the construction of and Recreation Departrr
sand volleyball courts will implement a reservat
bleachers for spectators system for the picnic
either side and a multi- similar to the one in plac
pose athletic field. Hanna Park.
'here will be no lights. "We'll see how it wor
not an official playing he said. "With or withoi
," Forbes said. "It's just a skate park, we've got a b(
e for kids to play." tiful park. It has turned
new picnic shelter is exceptionally well."
tdy under construction.

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sonville Beach officials are concerned about losing a
p of mature pine trees if a skateboard park is constructed
south Beach Park.


Neptune: No conclusions reached


Continued from A-1

City Hall is worth approxi-
mately $1 million, according
to the property appraiser's
office, Jarboe said, but added
that staff thinks the building
may be worth even more.
Pardee clarified his propos-
al at Monday's meeting say-
ing that at least $1 million
from the proposed sale
could be invested in an
account "earmarked solely
for gaining interest that will
be used for reduction of
property tax millage rate for
all Neptune Beach property
owners."


He further suggested that
the money could only be
spent in an emergency and
with a super majority vote -
and after a five to 10 year
period, the Council could
revisit its use.
Pardee's original proposal
also included moving staff
which occupy the building to
other city buildings, such as.
the Public Works building.
"We need a City Hall, not a
Taj Mahal," he said.
Resident Michael Aston
spoke in opposition of the
idea at the meeting and
instead suggested that an
increase of $1.50 per year on


citizens' property taxes
would produce the same
result.
"What we need around
here is clear vision arid
sound thinking, not panic
and rash judgment," he said.
The Council did not reach
any conclusions about
whether or not to proceed
with the idea, but said that
discussions could continue
in a workshop meeting.
Jarboe said that the city
will not get an appraisal on
City Hall unless they can
find someone to do it for a
more reasonable price.


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The Leader's Opinion

Help BEAM outfit

students for school

Hundreds of needy Beaches children will get
school supplies and clothes Saturday courtesy of
a long-standing community program that allows
neighbors to help neighbors.
The 14th Annual Back to School with B.E.A.M. will be
held Saturday morning and the event is open to any
Beaches students who need help getting ready for the
school year that starts later this month.
Last year, more than 800 children benefitted from the
B.E.A.M. Back to School program and expectations are
high for a crowd this year.
Getting children who live at the Beaches ready to go
back to school is a great cause and worthy of everyone's
support. A child who is well prepared for school can
spend his or her time focusing on the academic rigors of
school and not worrying over a lack of clothing or sup-
plies. Some families can use a helping hand.
So clean out your closets and take the used clothes that
are still in, good condition to a B.E.A.M. collection site.
Contact the B.E.A.M. office at 241-7437 or event organ-
izer Karen Wolfson at 246-0847 for information about
donating. Locations vary depending on the date of dona-
tion.
In addition, volunteers are needed to sort clothing and
school supplies at Beach United Methodist Church on
Friday. Volunteers are also needed at Saturday's give-away.
Call the same numbers above if you are interested in
volunteering. Back to School with B.E.A.M. will be open
from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Beach United Methodist
Church's Family Life Center at 7th Avenue North and 3rd
Street.
It's an annual program of caring and sharing that helps
all involved -don't miss the opportunity to make a dif-
ference.


Letters to the editor:


Craft commission districts wisely


To the editor:
It looks as if the Atlantic
Beach Commission has taken
to heart the report by the cit-
izens committee on represen-
tation, judging by
Commissioners' .comments
during the first reading of the
measure that will create a res-
idency requirement for each
of the four Commission seats.
It also is right and proper,
that this innovation, which
alters the charter, be present-
ed to the voters for a final
vote. :
Should the voters approve
the measure in early October,
then implementation of the
residency districts will remain
to be determined by a new
Commission. It's worthwhile
to be aware of the basics of
electoral districting, particu-
larly since gerrymandering
may come into play.,
By custom and law each dis-
trict must be approximately
the same size as others; the
individual district should be


compact and contiguous. Thi
means, for Atlantic Beach
that Marsh Oaks and Donner
which are west of Maypor
Rd. and currently compris
the bulk of voting district 13
S, ought to remain in one dis
trict.
However, there is a concern
of interests between Donne
and Jordan that require these
neighborhoods on either sid
of Mayport Rd. to be part o
the same district along wit]
Marsh Oaks, rather that
retaining the present bound
aries of 13-S that incorporate
Marsh Oaks, Donner an
southwest Royal Palms.
With this exception, th
present elections precinct
can remain essentially stati
until the 2010 Census, whici
will minimize further th
chances of gerrymanderin;
for the 2009 elections.

Michael Hoffmanr
Marsh Oak


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HOYLE DEMPSEY
COLUMNIST


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I recall the grass lasses UncleHoyle


It's a new wrinkle with no
wrinkles: a bikini-clad lass
mowing the grass.
Reportedly, a lawn-care com-
pany in Memphis, Tennessee,
has such an arrangement,
and business is booming,
along with ogling. Obviously,
this is a vast improvement
over the usual scene when
men do the yard work.
In fact, I and many (most?)
guys who cut their own
greensward will wear their
most decrepit duds. For sure,
such outfits wouldn't be pic-
tured in Esquire magazine as
attire to which one aspires.
is While I certainly never look
i, as though I just stepped out
r, of a bandbox when doing the
:t seemingly inescapable land-
e scaping, I'm convinced that
3- my late father-in-law was the
- model for crummy chore
clothing. His pants and shirt
rt would have been appropriate
:r for visiting a hobo jungle,
e. and .instead of a belt, he .
e would have on---(drumroll)---
)f a piece of rope!
h But I "digrass." Although I
n haven't heard of any lawn-
I- care firms here that have
e girls in scantinis manning


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JOHN
HARDEBECK
COLUMNIST


mowers, we've had at least
one unique approach to
female employment. If mem-
ory serves (mine and others'),
there once was a fast-food
operation on Third Street in
Jax Beach called Penney's
Drive-In. The cars would park
in individual "slots," each
equipped with a telephone
on which the customer could
transmit a food order to the
restaurant. "
When the grub was ready,
it would be brought to the
vehicle by a carhop on roller
skates. Bill's Broiler allegedly


also had a somewhat similar
set-up. The servers could
have been termed "waitresses
on wheels." By the way, this
procedure is still followed,
basically, at the Sonic drive-
ins now. The young ladies
are definitely not combative
roller derby types. They seem
like good skates.
I believe I have another,
exceptionally economical,
'idea for getting lawn mainte-
nance done. We could adver-
tise for pothead hippies and
tell them they could smoke
all the grass they cut---no,
charge. When the cuttings
were gone, possibly the yard
would be crowded with too-
late tea men asking, "Hey,
man, you got mo' to mow?"
Okay, so it's not that kind
of grass. Another option is
getting goats. They could
keep the turf cropped and we
wouldn't have to pay them,
either. In fact, they would
fertilize, the lawn as wel. ...
Now I realize that these ani-
mais wolid niot be- s greatt '"
looking (or smell as good) as
girls in bikinis. Nevertheless,
if they were.nanny goats,
you---got milk!


More letters to the editor:


Thoughtful neighbors make life very nice


To the editor:
As a senior citizen who likes
to look .on Sthe bright side,
sometimes it seems like the
bad news out there crowds out
some wonderful stories that go
unreported--like my incredible
neighbors, who perform
countless acts of kindness for
me and my 92-year-old hus-
band and never ask for thanks.


In fact, most of the time, we
wake up in the morning to
find that one of our neighbors
has mowed the ,lawn, or
trimmed the trees, and we are
never quite sure who has
labored for us since no one
wants any recognition or
thanks. These are just unbe-
lievably good people who live
by the Golden Rule.


I wanted to take this oppor-
tunity to thank my Tenth
Avenue neighbors for their
kind hearts, and remind every-
one out there that the world is
full of good people who may
never get any "press" but make
a difference every day.
Ann Draud
Jacksonville Beach


So-called 'Hometown Democracy' is bad for all


To the editor:
If the so-called "Hometown
Democracy" idea had been law
during the 2006 election cycle,
the proposed constitutional
amendment would have ren-
dered Floridians vulnerable to
the whims of our State's most
extreme special interests. That's
why last month we voted
unanimously on the
Casselberry City Commission
to adopt a resolution urging
citizens to vote "no" should the
amendment appear on the Fall
2008 ballot.
After taking office a year ago,
my first commitment to
Casselberry was to clean up our
streets and close down the


pornography venues "adult
entertainment outlets" -that
once preyed upon our small
town. Today, we have success-
fully confronted and restricted
Casselberry's once-formidable
pornography sector. But I
worry if Hometown
Democracy becomes law,
wealthy smut-peddlers could
bankroll campaigns to, defeat
citizen-supported land use plan
changes designed to restrict
their activities. They need that
advantage because we are win-
ning.
Given what Hometown
Democracy would provide to
this particular industry, I am
not surprised one of its top


campaign donors is Joseph
Redner, owner of the Mons
Venus strip club in Tampa and
other notorious businesses. He
and his pornographer col-
leagues would benefit greatly
from the amendment, so Mr.
Redner contributed $25,000 to
their cause. M6re dirty money
will surely follow his lead.
I urge voters across Florida to
see Hometown Democracy for
what it really is: bad for home-
towns, and worse for democra-
cy.
Jon Miller
Casselberry City
Commissioner
Casselberry, Fla.


just ran across a video
one of my cousin's made
of me, at the last
Dempsey Family reunion in
May. I'm discussing, and
standing over, what my
nieces on the West Side
fondly call "Uncle Hoyle's
Ponte Vedra Meatloaf."
While I had prepared this
dish many times for my wife
Dianne's family in
Jacksonville, this was the
first time for my relatives at
my Mama's in Marietta, GA.
Lights, action, camera!
"And this is the final, touch
to my signature contribution
to this year's reunion. I'm .
mixing a good quality salsa
with a tablespoon of mayon-
naise. I'll throw in a dash of
salt, fresh ground pepper, a
touch of garlic and a hand-
full of sauteed Vidalia
Onions. Let's top the almost
done meatloaf and cook it at
375 for ten more minutes!
Now the first one I cooked
has. set for five minutes and
is ready to tr\."
S1My) nephew rlhett steps up
to the'Counter. "Wow Uncle
Hoyle, this is just like on the
Food Network! Just a small
piece, MMM, this is great, let
me have a little more.
When's the other one gonna
be ready? This is really
good!"
Other nephews, nieces and
cousins gathered around.
There were oohs and aahs.
Even my Aunt Nonie liked
it!
As I watched the video I
thought, "If it's like the Food
Network, how come nobody
clapped when I said garlic?"
But you know what,
maybe there was a reason
that my cousin Donna kept
the camera on me for ten
minutes, as I cooked the
world's moistest, most fla-
vorful meatloaf. That DVD
she made me, might just
have audition tape written
all over it! I can just see the
programming meeting going
on at the Food Network!
"I'm telling you Bernie, we
need to schedule Boy Meets
Grill with Bobby Flay in that
time slot!"
."Jack, look at me sweet-
heart, that's got Diners,
Drive Ins and Dives written
all over it. When you do a
lead in to a new Paula Deen
or Emeril, it's gotta be right!
What do you think Alison?"
"I think you need to watch
this audition tape called
Uncle Hoyle's Family Food
Hour!" CLICK!
"Bernie this is the next big
thing! Alison this is your
discovery and I won't forget
it! I love a guy who sends
an audition tape using
ground beef. Everybody else
cooks with lobster, fillet
mignon and expensive ingre-
dients. This guy uses ham-
burger and mayonnaise!
Forget Rachael Ray's $40.00
a day, we'll do Uncle Hoyle's
$40.00 a week!"
Bernie, Jack and Allison
won't be getting off that
cheap. It's not called Ponte
Vedra Meatloaf for nothing.
I use only Black Angus
ground sirloin baby! And
Hellmann's Real
Mayonnaise! Wonder when
I'll be hearing back from
them? They probably don't
want to look too anxious.
Maybe I'll send them a pic-
ture of my Black Angus
Sirloin Helper. I think I'll
ask my wife to call me Iron
Chef, so I can get used to
the way it sounds! Hey,
GARLIC, GARLIC! I see you
clapping!


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POLICE BEAT


JACKSONVILLE BEACH
Auto burglary was reported
Aug. 5 in the 1300 block of
Pinewood Road. A laptop
computer, graphing calculator
and a college textbook with a
total value of $815 were
stolen from a vehicle parked
in front of the victim's resi-
dence. Police said there were
no signs of forced entry.

Grand theft was reported
Aug. 3 in the 600 block of 1st
Street N. The victim told
police that a silver Bulgari
watch valued at $3,500 was
stolen from her purse. Police
said the woman left her purse
sitting on a hotel bar with her
mother while she went to the
restroom. When she returned,
the watch was gone. The vic-
tim said there were only three
other people in the room
when the theft occurred but a
security tape viewed by police
did not show any signs of
activity by any of the persons
present when the watch went
missing.
* *
Michael Edgar Gentry, 18,
of Jacksonville was arrested
Aug. 3 and charged with pos-
session and sale of a con-
trolled substance and felony
possession while in the physi-
cal control of a vehicle in the
1900 block of Beach
Boulevard, according to a
police report. Gentry was
pulled over for a traffic viola-
tion.
* *
Ezella Miller Mahome, 51,
of Jacksonville was arrested
Aug. 3 and charged with pos-
session of cocaine in the 100
block of 11th Street S., accord-
ing to a police report. Officers
responding to a report of a
suspicious vehicle in the area
and made contact with
Mahome who appeared nerv-
ous and attempted to hide
something. A small box con-
taining a piece of crack
cocaine was found wedged
between the seat cushions,
police said.

Burglary to a residence was
reported Aug. 3 in the 300
block of 14th Ave. S. Jewelry,
a coin collection and $400 in
cash was stolen from the
apartment while the victim
was not home. She told police
she returned home and found
her 'front doorajar. The items
were,di covered to bei.r'rsing,

Burglary to a residence was
reported Aug. 4 .in the first
block of 18th Ave. N. Two
kayaks and a paddle were
stolen from a storage area
underneath the victim's resi-
dence.

Auto burglary was reported
'Aug. 4 in the 1900 block of
Beach Blvd. A stereo, a bag of
clothing, a purse, prescription
medication and a digital cam-
era were stolen from the vehi-
cle. Police said the, suspects
broke a rear plexiglass win-
dow to gain access. The loss
was estimated at $m500.
I * : .
Grand theft was reported
Aug.,4 in the 600 block of 1st
Ave. N. A bank deposit bag
containing $2,691.35 in cash
and $1,731.20 in checks was
stolen from the office of the
St. Paul's Catholic Bingo Hall.
* *
Aggravated battery was
reported Aug. 2 in the 1300
block of 4th Street S. The vic-
tim told police she and her
boyfriend when she heard
someone enter the downstairs
of their apartment at 2:30
a.m. She said she got up and


locked the door and went
back to bed. Police said the
victim heard someone knock
and ask her to open the door.
She recognized the voice as an
exboyfriend and refused him
entry to the room. The sus-
pect was observed keying the
vehicles as he left belonging
to the victim and her current
boyfriend who ran outside
and chased the suspect. police
said the suspect aimed his car
at the victim and drove
straight for him. The victim
jumped on the hood and
flipped over the vehicle. The
damages to both cars was esti-
mated at $600.

ATLANTIC BEACH
Burglary was reported on
Aug. 2 in the 60 block of
Forrestal Circle S., according
to a police report.
* *
Burglary was reported on
Aug. 1 in the 400 block of
Aquatic Drive, according to a
police report.
* *
Daniel Michael Brown, 23,
was arrested for grand theft in
the 70 block of Levy Road,
according to a police report.
The complainant told police
that the suspect stole sun-
glasses 'from his business,
according to the report.
* *
Uttering forged bills was
reported on July 30 in the 900
block of Atlantic Boulevard,
according to a police report.
An unknown suspect passed a
counterfeit $100 bill, accord-
ing to the report.
* *
Burglary was reported on
Aug. 2 in the 1000 block of
Atlantic Boulevard, according
to a police report. A security
door was ripped away from a
business, according to a
police report.

Aggravated assault was
reported on July 29 in the 500
block of Mayport Road,
according to a police report.
The victim told police a sus-
pect pointed a gun at him. He
called police several times
with descriptions of various
people who were confronting
him. Police were not able to
locate a gun or any witnesses,
according to the report.
' s * * '
A 17-year-old boy was
arrested for grand theft bf''a
motoi. vehicle 'in Oth ..9060
block of Sailfish Drive,
according to a police report.
0* *
Simple assault was reported
on July 29 in the 1100 block
of Mayport Road, according
to a police report. The victim
told police he was riding his
bicycle when he saw the sus-
pect hiding behind a pole. As
he. approached, the suspect
jumped from behind the pole
and attempted to punch the
victim, according to the
report.

NEPTUNE BEACH
A 17-year-old was arrested
for grand theft of. a motor
vehicle, grand theft and flee-
ing a law enforcement officer
on Aug. 4 in the 500 block of
Third Street, according to a
police report. The suspect
was weaving in and out of
traffic and an officer attempt-
ed to conduct a traffic stop.
The driver did not stop and
then jumped the vehicle over
a median, according to the
report. Another officer saw
the suspect later riding a bicy-
cle. The bicycle and the vehi-
cle were stolen, according to
the report.
* *


Burglary and grand theft of
a motor vehicle were reported
on Aug. 3 in the 500 block of
Midway Drive, according to a
police report. The victim dis-
covered his DVD player and
television missing from his
residence. When he looked in
his garage, he discovered a
scooter and its keys missing,
but a men's beach cruiser was
in its place, according to the
report.
* *
Burglary was reported on
Aug. 1 in the 500 block of
Margaret Street, according to
a police report. The victim
discovered $100 missing from
his wallet, according to the
report.
* *
A 33-year-old man was
arrested on five counts of
obtaining property or services
Sfor worthless checks, accord-
ing to a police report.

Battery was reported on
Aug. 2 in the 1100 block of
Seagate Avenue, according to
a police report.


PONTE VEDRA BEACH
A 19-year-old man was
arrested in Ponte Vedra after
deputies said they found
"marijuana shake" in his car.
Christopher. Alan Reichle was
arrested and charged with
possessing over 20 grams of
'marijuana and possessing
drug paraphernalia, police
said.
On' July 29, officers
responded to Red Snapper
Lane in reference to a possible
burglary, according to a report
from the St. Johns County
Sheriff's Office..
A deputy reported he saw a
green leafy substance, which
he called marijuana "shake,"
on the floorboard of the vehi-
cle and proceeded to search
the car after identifying
Reichle as the driver.
Deputies reported they
found 38.6 grams of marijua-
na, an electronic scale and
$504. .

Officers responded to a
report of harassing phone
calls in the 6000 block of
Burnham Circle Thursday.
The victim complained that
her estranged husband, whom
she is in the process of divorc-
ing, called her' during' all'
hour's'of the night ipn viQla-
tion of a protection injunc-
tion.
S *
Deputies responded to a
report of attempted theft in
the 4000 block of Palm Valley
Road .Thursday after a 22-
year-old man drove off with-
out paying for.his gas at
another gas station.
Deputies said the suspect
pulled into a service station.
on Palm Valley Road and
attempted to pump fuel. An
employee recognized the sus-
pect and his Jeep Cherokee
from previous fuel thefts and
phoned another employee at-
a different store to tell him to
call the police if he saw the
suspect.
The suspect left without
fueling the vehicle after see-
ing the employee get on the
phone. About 30 minutes
later, a witness saw the same
suspect pumping fuel at a gas
station ini the 100 block of
Corridor Road. The suspect
left without paying the
$49.44 total.

Police responded to .a
domestic disturbance call in
the 200 block of North Royal
Tern Road last week, accord-


ing to a police report. On July
27, an officer responded to a
woman who complained that
her husband tried to hit her
with a vehicle while backing
out of the driveway. No
charges were filed.
* *
A deputy responded to a
battery incident in the 1100
block of Ponte Vedra
Boulevard on July 28. The
man and the woman involved
in the incident received
minor injuries and neither
pressed charges.
S* *
An officer responded to a
complaint of credit card fraud
at Bonita Drive on July 30.
According to a police report,
the victim claims that three
charges totaling over $1500
were fraudulently made on
her card.
The charges happened in
California, so the deputy told
the victim to contact local
authorities in California
where the purchases were
made.

A car damaged residential
property in the 24000 block
of Harbour View Drive. On
July 30, police responded to a
complaint .of damaged prop-
erty after a neighbor informed
the victim that a vehicle
struck his mailbox, cable box
and a shrub. The amount of
the damages was estimated at
$85.

A man stole a beer from a
convenience store on State
Road A1A in Ponte Vedra,
police said. According to a
police report, a store employ-
ee saw a white man, 6 feet, 3
inches tall 'and 160 pounds
steal a 32 oz. beer. Police were
unable to apprehend the sus-
pect.
* *
Officers responded to a call
in the 5000 block of Palm
Valley Road on July 31 after a
man complained he was the
victini of fraud. The owner of
a Ponte Vedra moving compa-
ny claimed that someone else
used his personal information
to purchase an insurance pol-
icy.

A Ponte Vedra resident in
the 500 block of Boardwalk
Drive reported that his cam-
era was stolen from his car,
according 'fr a police report.'
The incident occurred
between 8 p.m. July 30 and
7:50 a.m. July 31, according
to a report.

A security guard at Marsh
Landing reported finding sev-
eral pieces of mail on a tree
Thursday morning. The mail
was returned to the three resi-
dents to whom the .mail
belonged, according to a
police report

A 12-year old. autistic boy
who walked away from his
homelin St. Augustine about 8
p.m. Monday was found
unharmed early Tuesday in
the water near State Road 16.
Someone on the San
Sebastian bridge spotted the
boy, William Frazier, who was
pulled from the water at 1:45
a.m. with help from two
deputies.
The boy was taken to Flagler
Hospital for treatment of cuts
on his feet from oyster shells,
deputies said.
Deputies had asked the pub-
lic's help in finding the boy.
Deputies on the ground,
reserve deputies, officers in
the Sheriff's Office helicopter,
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Nathaniel Deon Jones was
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firearm in public from a vehicle
within 1,000 feet of another
person in the 1600 block of
Mayport Road, according to a
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Police were responding to an
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The defendant said that he
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Jones said that he retreated
to the vehicle that his girlfriend
was driving and she handed
him her gun. He told police he
took it and fired approximately
two shots in self-defense,
according to the report.
His girlfriend, one of the wit-
nesses, also said that she saw at
least two men exchanging gun-
fire when the defendant ran
back to the car.
Both Jones and his girlfriend
could not identify any of the
shooters involved.
Another witness was able to
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of the subjects involved in the
shooting. She said that she was
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OBITUARIES


JAMES BLAKE BUNNELL JR.


RITA L. FAIR


ZELENE CARTER INMAN


J a m e s
B Blake
Bunnell Jr.,
born May 18,
1914 in Erin,
Tenn. to
S' James Blake
W and Louise
Brigham
Bunnell, died
August 3,
2007 in Jacksonville.
Bunnell graduated in 1937
from Indiana University School
of Dentistry. He entered the U.S.
Army in 1940 and culminated
his career as Dental Surgeon,
Sixth United States Army.
Bunnell retired with the rank of
Colonel after 30 years of distin-
guished service.
Bunnell married Polly Frink
in 1942, and they had three
children: Barbara (James) Dolby,
Cheyenne, Wyo., Lucinda
(Gary) Ade, Hayden Lake,
Idaho, and James Blake (Kathy)
Bunnell III, Jacksonville.


Upon his retirement from the
Army, Bunnell served as
Chairman of the Dental
Division at Greenville (S.C.)
Technical College from 1969-
1977. He was a member of
Christ Episcopal Church, Phi
Gamma Delta and Xi Psi Phi
Fraternities and the American
Dental Association.
Bunnell is survived by his
wife, children, seven grandchil-
dren, six great-grandchildren, a
niece, Susan (Paul) Redgate, and
a loving band of WIFTITRS.
A funeral service is scheduled
for 11 a.m., Saturday at Christ
Episcopal Church, 400 San Juan
Dr., Ponte Vedra Beach.
Memorials in his name may be
sent to Northeast Florida
Community Hospice, 4266
Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, FL
32257.
Arrangements entrusted to
Beaches Chapel by Hardage-
Giddens Funeral Home,
Jacksonville Beach.


JOHN P. COLE


John P. Cole, 70, died Aug. 2,
2007 at St. Luke's Hospital. He
was retired from Wyeth
Pharmaceuticals after serving
32 years as a dedicated and
loyal salesman. In 1993, Cole
received Wyeth's President's
Golden Circle Award.
Cole was a graduate of the
University of Georgia (Sigma
Nu Faternity) and a steadfast
fan of the Bulldogs. He was very
interested in all sports, includ-
ing deep sea fishing. Cole was
active in the running commu-
nity for years and competitive
in his age group. He served as
president of the Jacksonville
Track Club two years in the
early '80s. Cole participated in
many local races and ran many
marathons, including New York
and Boston several times each.
He is survived by Connie, his
wife of 24 years; two daughters,
Dianne Elizabeth Farlett (Mark)
of Filderstadt-Sielmingin,
Germany, and Mary Catherine
Hassi (Ted) of Montclair, N.J;
seven grandchildren, Jennifer,
JohnMark, Caroline and Curtis
Farlett, and Lauren, Rebecca'
and Megan Hassi; two sisters,
Patsy Paget (John) of


Gainesville, Ga. and Carolyn
Cabaniss (Tom) of
Simpsonville, S.C.; and one
brother, Alan B. Cole (Liana) of
Greer, S.C.; as well as many
nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held
Monday in the chapel of Wood
Mortuary, Greer, S.C. Interment
followed at Graceland East
Memorial Park, Simpsonville,
S.C.
A memorial service is sched-
uled for 11 a.m. Aug. 25 in the
Beaches Chapel by Hardage-
Giddens, 1701 Beach Blvd.,
Jacksonville Beach.
In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations to JTC
Running, P.O. Box 24667,
Jacksonville, FL 32241 or the
Jacksonville Humane Society.
The family thanks all those at
Baptist Medical Center Beaches,
Baptist Medical Center-
Downtown, Life Care Center of
Jacksonville, Lenoir Avenue;
and St. Luke's Hospital for their
compassionate and tender care
during this difficult time.
Arrangements entrusted to
Beaches Chapel by Hardage-
Giddens. Funeral Home,
Jacksonville Beach.


L. Fair, 88, born April 20,
1919 in Alexandria, La., died
Aug. 4, 2007 in Jacksonville
Beach.
Funeral Services were held
Tuesday at Beaches Chapel by


Hardage-Giddens, Jacksonville
Beach.
Memorial contributions
may be made to Alzheimer's
Association, 2123 Mango
Place, Jacksonville, FL 32207.


JEANNE COLLEY GLANTON


Jeanne
Co lley
Glanton,
86, died
peacefully
Aug. 6,
o 2007. All
who knew
her were
aware of her
genuine
love and compassionate heart.
She was married for 55 years
to the late Dr. James Bellfield
Glanton of Orlando, Fla., who
practiced urology for more than
40 years. They resided in
Orlando for many years before
retiring to St. Augustine in 1990
and Jacksonville in 1995. She
moved to Cypress Village of
Jacksonville following the
death of her husband, then to
Life Care Nursing Home in
February 2007.
Glanton was born in Mt.
Dora, Fla. in 1921 to Dr. and
Mrs. Sanford Carl Colley. She is
predeceased by one brother,
Sanford Carey Colley.
,Glanton attended Florida
State College for Women,
where she was a member of the
Delta Delta Delta Sorority, and
then the Vanderbilt School of
Nursing. She met and married
Dr. Glanton, who graduated
from the medical school at
Vanderbilt. Following his resi-
dency in urology and an offer
to join Jacksonville's McIver
Clinic, Glanton decided to'
begin his practice in the
Orlando area with Dr. Louis Orr.
She was active in the
American Medical Association's
Auxiliary, as well as teaching
her weekly bible study for more


than 30 years at St. Luke's
Episcopal Cathedral of
Orlando. She was more recently
a member of Calvary Anglican
Church in Jacksonville.
Glanton engaged in a person-
al, sacrificial and unique Prayer
Counseling Ministry in
Orlando that touched the lives
of.many. Her committed life of
service to others reflected her
deep love of God and Jesus
Christ. She will be remembered
always for her unique qualities
of teaching, listening, forgiving
and authentic sacrifice for oth-
ers above herself. Many said her
life exemplified the grace of
God more than any they had
ever known. All were blessed to
have known her, the family
said.
Glanton is survived by her
son, James B. (Pam) Glanton, Jr.
of Riverdale, Ga.; daughters;
Gaye (Jim) Menge of Neptune
Beach and Carey (Ken) Kearney
of Jacksonville; grandchildren,
Jennifer and Melanie Menge of
Astoria, N.Y., Joshua Glanton of.
Kalamazoo, Mich., Ashley Perri
of Jacksonville and James
(Solange) McDonald III of
Jacksonville.
Funeral Services will be at 3
p.m. Saturday in San Pablo
Baptist Church, 3044 San Pablo
Road S.,Jacksonville, with the
Rev. David Sandifer of Calvary
Anglican Church officiating. A
reception will follow. Interment
will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 13
in the Tavares Cemetery,
Tavares, Fla., with Pastor
Sanford Carl Colley officiating.
Services under the direction
of Quinn-Shalz Family Funeral
Home, Jacksonville Beach.


Zelene Carter Inman died at
her home in Jacksonville
Beach Aug. 2, 2007. She grew
up in Waycross, Ga. but has
lived in Jacksonville Beach for
the past 30 years.
Inman taught kindergarten
at San Pablo Elementary
School for 20 years. She loved
children and was thrilled to
see how much her young stu-
dents developed and learned
during their first school term.
Inman was a devoted moth-
er, said the family. She is sur-
vived by two sons, J. Crozier
Inman, Jr. of Los Angeles,
Calif. and Dr. Mark E. Inman
of Jacksonville Beach; step-
daughter, Rebecca Inman
Abbott of Los Angeles; step-
grandson, Christopher E.
Abbott (Jean); and three
great-grandchildren, Samuel,
Jacob and Elena Abbott of
Tacoa Falls, Ga. She also is
survived by a sister-in-law,
Dolores W. Carter of Neptune
Beach; stepmother, Helen
Carter; and brother, J.
Pomeroy Carter (Jerry) of
Dowling Park, Fla,; and a host


of nieces, nephews and
cousins. She was preceded in
death by two brothers, Harold
Carter and Dr. Travis A.
Carter.
Inman was a longtime
member of Christ United
Methodist Church in
Neptune Beach and a faithful
member of Jacksonville
Porcelain Artists. Many of her
relatives and friends have
been proud recipients of her
creations.
Visitation was held Sunday
at Quinn Shalz Family
Funeral Home, Jacksonville
Beach. Her funeral service was
held Monday in Christ United
Methodist Church, Neptune
Beach. Burial was in Bixler
Memorial Garden East,
Dowling Park, Fla..
The family has requested
that in lieu of flowers, memo-
rial gifts be sent to the Advent
Christian Village, Dowling
Park, Florida 32064.
Services under the direction
of Quinn-Shalz Family
Funeral Home, Jacksonville
Beach.


WILLIAM ALLEN GRIM


William Allen Grim, "Crazy
Billy," was born April 4, 1944 in
Richmond, Va. He died in his
sleep July 17, 2007 in Columbia,
N.C.
A longtime resident of the
Beaches, Grim was well-known
for his willingness to help any-
one in need.
He also had a heart of gold. At
Christmas time, ,Grim provided
candy, fruit and toys for hun-
dreds of kids in Mayport, the
mobile home parks on A1A
north of Mayport Road, and from.
the Naval Base to Ms. Shelley's
kids at Mayport and Atlantic
Boulevard. This was made possi-
ble through donations from mer-
chants and yard sales Grim con-
ducted year-round to insure
enough for the kids at Christmas.


Grim wore many hats. He had
been a cook, truck driver and
owner of Crazy Billy's Classic
Mustangs, and worked security
for La Cruise, where he started
the annual parade at Christmas.
Failing health due to diabetes
failed to dampen his spirits. Grim
was living in North Carolina with
his dear friends, Ron and Willa
Cohoon, who took care of him.
They watched every day when he
would go outside to give the
native kids rides on his motorized
wheelchair while the neighbor's
dog waited his turn.
Grim was a member of Moose
Lodge and a former Reserve
Police Officer for JSO 4-wheel
drive unit.
Arrangements by Maitland
Funeral Home, Crestwell, N.C.


KATHLEEN MARGARET DEGUZMAN


Kathleen Margaret
DeGuzman, 76, born March
19, 1931 in London,
England, died Aug. 1, 2007
in Jacksonville.
A Navy bride, she came to
the United States as a certi-
fied men's tailor and later
worked in the interior design
and furniture upholstery
business. After retiring,
DeGuzman devoted herself,
along with her husband, as a
volunteer for the DAV. She
was District Commander for




Ray D.
Simpson,
83, died
Aug. 5,
2007. He
was born
to George
and Mable
Simpson
Jan. 16,
1924.
Simpson was retired from
the United States Navy as a
Chief Quartermaster and also
the United States Postal
Service.
Simpson was a member of
American Legion Post 129


the DAVA and was recog-
nized as Woman of the Year
in the Congressional Book of
Records in 1983.
A devoted wife and moth-
er, DeGuzman was preceded
in death by her husband of
56 years, Fabian DeGuzman,
March 10, 2004.
She is survived by daugh-
ter, Juanita, son, Pedro and
his wife, Rhonda; and grand-
children, Jessie, Stacie and
Stephen.
A visitation was held at the


funeral home Sunday, with a
funeral service Monday at St.
Paul's Catholic Church, with
Fr. Tom Velliyedathu officiat-
ing.
Memorial contributions
may be sent to Northeast
Florida Community Hospice,
4266 Sunbeam Road,
Jacksonville, FL 32257.
Arrangements entrusted to
Beaches Chapel by Hardage-
Giddens Funeral Home,
Jacksonville Beach.


RAY D. SIMPSON


and the United States
Submarine Veterans. He will
be remembered most for
being a loving father, grand-
father, great-grandfather and
friend, the family said.
Simpson is preceded in
death by his wife, Estelle. He
is survived by his' four daugh-
ters, Millie Weisberg of
Baltimore, Md., Dayle
Kelloway of Jacksonville,
Marion Stacy of Atlantic
Beach and Deborah Abriam of
Ponte Vedra Beach; 11 grand-
children and 12 great-grand-
children.
A visitation will be held


WALTER CLYBURN TAYLO


Walter Clybum Taylor Jr., 79,
died Aug. 3, 2007, in Ponte
Vedra Beach. He was born in
Charlotte, N.C..
Taylor was a graduate of the
University of Maryland with a
degree in business administra-
tion. He served as a lieutenant
in the Air Force Reserves and
graduated from American
University's School of Law, in


Washington, D.C., where he
received a juris doctorate in
1957 and was admitted to prac-
tice law in the U.S. District
Court, U.S. Court of Appeals,
Washington D.C., and the U.S.
Supreme Court. He retired in
1995.
He was a resident of Vicars
Landing in Ponte Vedra Beach
since 2003.


from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at
Ponte Vedra Valley, 4750
Palm Valley Road, Ponte
Vedra Beach. A funeral service
will be. held at 11 a.m.
Thursday at Palm Valley
Baptist Church, with Rev. Jeff
Witt officiating. Entombment
will follow at Ponte Vedra
Valley.
A reception will be held fol-
lowing the graveside service
at 2 p.m. at American Legion
Post 129, 1151 4th St. S.,
Jacksonville Beach.
Funeral arrangements
under the care of Ponte Vedra
Valley, Ponte Vedra Beach.


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He is survived by his wife,
Marion G. Taylor (Mitzi); son,
Dr. Walter C. Taylor III; daugh-
ter-in-law, Sharon B. Taylor;
and granddaughters, Amanda
Taylor and Kristen Taylor.
A memorial service to cele-
brate his life will be held at 11
a.m. Saturday at Palms
Presbyterian Church,
Jacksonville Beach.


CARROLL FREDERICK TOLSON JR.


Carroll
Frederick
Tolson Jr.
died Aug.
5, 2007
after a
short battle
with can-
cer.
He is sur-
vived by


his wife, Margaret E. Tolson;
son, Michael F Tolson of
Pittsburgh, Pa.; daughter,
Susan Tolson Serio. of Atlanta,
Ga.; and stepsons, David Frush
of Sykesville, Md. and Victor


Frush of Jacksonville. In addi-
tion, he is survived by his four
grandchildren, Sam Serio, Scott
Serio, Sarah Serio and Stacey
Serio, all of Atlanta; and great-
granddaughter, Savanna, in
California; as well as close fam-
ily friend, Joey Wise of
Jacksonville.
Tolson was born in
Baltimore, Md. Oct. 5, 1925,.
He attended Massanutten
Military Academy in
Woodstock, Va., and Forest
Park High School in Baltimore.
He served in the Army Air
Corps during World War II and


saw action in Northern Africa,
Italy, Germany and Austria..
Tolson was a salesman,
developer and contractor at
various times during his life.
A graveside service will be
held in Woodlawn Cemetery,
Woodlawn, Md, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations
may be made to Community
Hospice of Northeast Florida,
4266 Sunbeam Road,
Jacksonville, FL 32257.
Services under the direction
of Quinn-Shalz Family.Funeral
Home, Jacksonville Beach.


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BUSINESS______


PV Chamber events
The following events are
scheduled by the Ponte Vedra
Beach Chamber of
Commerce:
Today, 5:30 p.m. grand
opening of Riverwood by Del
Webb by Pulte Homes, 124
Del Webb Parkway; .
Thursday, 5:30 p.m. -
Ambassador quarterly meet-
ing, Hilton Garden Inn; 6:30
p.m. membership cam-
paign kicks Off with a pizza
dinner;
Monday, 5:30 p.m. -
Board meeting at the Ponte
Vedra Beach Branch Library;
Aug. 15, 5:30 p.m. -
Chamber After Hours at Ponte
Vedra Plastic Surgery, 209
Ponte Vedra Park Drive; free
for members and guests;
Aug. 22, 11:30 a.m. -
Lunch & Learn at The Players
Community Senior Center,
175 Landrum Lane, sponsored
by Cygnet Private Bank; $20
for members and $25 for oth-
ers. A portion of the proceeds
will benefit the Center.
Aug. 22, 5:30 p.m. -
Grand opening of Coco &
Company, 272 Solana Road;
free.


Charity selects board
The Jacksonville Regional
Office of Catholic Charities
has announced its Board of
Directors for 2007 to 2008, as
follows:
John Oetjen III, chair;
Deacon George Good,. vice
chair; Thomas J. Reilly III, sec-
retary/treasurer and chair of
the finance committee; Kevin
H. Gartland, chair emeritus;


Paul Arrington, chair of the
board affairs committee; Mark
Bowen, chair of the opera-
tions committee; Lucille
Trotter, chair of the develop-
ment committee; as well as
Bill Beitz, diocesan director of
Catholic Charities Bureau Inc.
For information, call 354-
4846 or visit www.ccbjax.org.
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Sales agent for
July.



Beach branch opens
A new branch of Duval
Federal Credit Union has
opened in the new Boulevard
Center at 1500 Beach Blvd.
Jacksonville Beach.
The full-service office has
drive-through and walk-up
ATM but no teller line,
because transactions are
processed in "a more person-
alized way," according to a
news release.
Cliff Coates, formerly man-
ager of the Beach office of
Community 1st. of Florida,
has been named manager.


New workshops set
.Two new workshops are
being offered this month by
the University of North


Florida's Small Business
Development Center:
Effective grant-writing for
nonprofits and a Spanish ver-
sion of How to Startup Your.
Own Business.
The grant-writing workshop
is scheduled 9 a.m. to noon
Friday and costs $60.
It will explain the essential
steps of writing effective grant
proposals, introducing stu-
dents to the art and skill of
researching, preparing and
writing successful proposals
to receive funding from cor-
porations, foundations or
government entities.
This class is intended for
persons working in the non-
profit sector.
The business start-up work-
shop given in Spanish is
scheduled 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Aug. 23. The cost is $30 in
advance, $40 on the day of
the workshop.
Other upcoming workshops
are as follows:
How to Startup Your Own
Business, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Aug. 16 and Sept. 11; $30'in
advance, $40 day of work-
shop;
Dollars and Sense: Record-
keeping Essentials, 5 p .m. to
9 p.m. Thursday; $30 in
advance, $40 on day of work-
shop;
Where's the Money? And
How Do I Get It? is scheduled
6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 28; cost
is $30 in advance and $40 on
the day of the workshop;
Writing an Effective
Business Plan is scheduled 9
a.m. to noon Sept. 12 and
Sept. 26; the cost is $150;
On Target Marketing will
be held 6 p .m. to 9 p.m. Sept.


photo SUBMITTED
A committee planning the Sept. 24 fund-raising fashion show for Betty Griffin House meets up
recently with St. Johns County's present sheriff and a former sheriff, who were attending a July 30
conference of the Florida'Sheriff's Association at the Sawgrass Marriott Resort. From left are
Lana Kiesel from Stein Mart, Sheriff David Shoar, Beth Hughes, executive director of Betty Griffin
House, Neal Perry, former sheriff, Florie Adiutori of Ponte Vedra, fashion show chair, Bryan Day of
the Marriotf and Bette Golden, committee member. For ticket information, call Adiutori at 543-


1086.

27; $30 in advance, 440 or the.
day of workshop;
Classes are held at UNF
University Center. For infor-
mation, call 620-2476 or visit
www.sbdc.unf.edu.


CodeRED expands

The Duval .County
Emergency Operations Center
has implemented a new tele-
phone emergency notifica-


tion system that gives local
officials the ability to deliver
a prerecorded message to resi-
dents in targeted areas of the
city, or to the entire county, if
necessary, at a rate of up to
60,000 calls per hour.'
An important feature of the'
new system, which is called
CodeRED, is the ability to add
business, cellular phone and
unlisted telephone numbers
to the calling database.
Previous systems would


provide notification only to
those residents with phone
numbers that were listed in
the phone book.
Phone numbers can be
added to the emergency noti-
fication call list by calling
630-2489 or by logging onto
the city of Jacksonville's web
site, www.coj.net, and follow-
ing the link to the "CodeRed"
Emergency Phone
Notification System page.


CALENDAR,


Wednesday, Aug. 8
Art and Jewelry Show:
Twisted Sisters, .1266 Beach
Blvd., Jacksonville Beach,
presents the art and jewelry of
Caterina Lionti from 6-9 p.m.
The evening offers wine tast-
ing, food, music and art.
Lionti's paintings can be pre-
viewed at
www.liontigallery.com.

GTM Reserve Advisory
Group: The GTMNERR
Management Advisory Group
meets at 6 p.m. at the GTMN-
ERR Marineland .office, 9741
Oceanshore Blvd., St.
Augustine. The event is open
to the public. For information,
call 904-823-4500.

VFW Ladies Auxiliary: The
Ladies Auxiliary of Greater
Beaches VFW Post 3270 meets
at 7 p.m. at the Post, 915 8th
Ave. S., Jacksonville Beach.
Members are encouraged to
bring a guest. For information,
call 249-7366.

Thursday, Aug. 9

Kiwanis Club: Kiwanis
Club of Jacksonville Beaches
meets at 12 p.m. at Selva
Marina Country Club. The
speaker will be Jerry Holland,
Duval County supervisors of
elections. The program. will be
Elections. The cost for non-
members is $15. For informa-
tion, call club president Ed
Robinson at 610-3740 or visit
www.beacheskiwanis.com.

Friday, Aug. 10
Fletcher Class of '76:
Fletcher High's Class of 1976
holds its 31st reunion through
Aug. 12. There are no fees or
cover charges; this is a "pay as
you go." Members of the class
meet at 8 p.m. Friday at Pete's
Bar in Neptune Beach. Golf is
available Saturday; call coordi-
nator Gary Crumley at 233-
4455. Dinner begins at 7 p.m.
at Slider's in Neptune Beach.
Any overflow will slide over to
Ragtime Tavern in Atlantic
Beach. A Luau Pig Roast will
be held Sunday in Modesky
Park, Atlantic Beach. The luau
is a BYOB/covered-dish affair.
Crumley, the host, also can be
reached at 2462 Jetty Ct.,
Atlantic Beach, FL 32233-
2216.

FRA Dinner: Fleet Reserve
Association Branch 290 hosts
a "Roast Pork Dinner" from 5-
8 p.m. at the Branch Home,
390 Mayport Road, Atlantic
Beach. A donation of $10 is'
requested for each dinner.
Carry-out orders are accepted.
The public is always invited to
dinner. Doug Bracey enter-
tains from 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Saturday, Aug. 11
American Ballroom:
American Ballroom and
Contemporary Dance


Association meets at Bolero's.
Dancing begins at 8 p.m.
There will be a live band,
snacks and set-ups for BYOB.
Guest admission is $12. For
information and reservations,
call 246-2858.

Back to School with
BEAM: The 14th annual Back
to School with BEAM [Beaches
Emergency Assistance
Ministry], where 800-1,000
needy children will get every-
thing they need to start the
school year, including sup-
plies by grade level, new
shoes, backpacks, even per-
sonalized pencil cases,. takes
place this date. The non-profit
agency gives temporary assis-
tance, food and budget coun-
seling to Beaches-area resi-
dents facing a financial crisis.

Cajun Night: Fleet Reserve
Association Branch 290 hosts
a "Cajun Night Dinner" from
5-8 p.m. at the Branch Home,
390 Mayport Road, Atlantic
Beach. Carry-out orders are
accepted. The public is'always
invited to dinner. The music
of Nawlins Po Boys entertains
from 8 p.m.-12 a.m.

Creature, Feature: Guana
Tolomato Matanzas National
- Estuarine: Research Reserve
offers live estuary animal
interaction, sessions every
Saturday at 11 a.m. in the
Research Reserve's
Environmental Education
Center. The GTMRR's
Environmental Education
Center is located at 505 Guana
River Road. Entry fee is $2 for
adults and $1 for children ages
10-17; children under 10 are
,free. For information, call the
Research Reserve at 904-823-
4500.

Intergalactic Bead and
Jewelry Show: A two-day
Intergalactic Bead and Jewelry
Show will be held at the
Morocco Shrine Temple, 3800
Saint Johns Bluff Road South,
Jacksonville. The Saturday-
Sunday hours are 10 a.m.-5
p.m. Admission is $5
Saturday and $4 Sunday.
Children 12 and under are
free. Exhibitors will offer a
selection of precious and
semi-precious beads, pearls,
crystal, findings, delicas, silver
beads, beading supplies and
finished jewelry. Classes will
be available. Visit the website,
www.BeadShows.com, for
class information-, directions
and a discount admission
coupon to the show, or call
888-729-6904.

Yoga Basics Workshop:
Yoga Basics Workshop is held
from 9-10 a.m. four consecu-
tive Saturdays through Aug.
25 at Cobalt Moon Water
Studio, Neptune Beach. The
four-week workshop is
designed for those seeking to
learn about Yoga or those
wishing to increase their


understanding of it. The cost
is $40 per student; instructor
is Kristen DiCarlo. To register,
visit the Cobalt Water Moon
Studio gift shop or call 246-
2131. For information, call
Kristen at 525-5867.T

Sunday, Aug. 12
Free Yoga and T'ai Chi:
Free Yoga from 10-11:15 a.m.
and free T'ai Chi from 11:30
a.m.-12 p.m. is offered every
Sunday at Cobalt Moon
Center, Water Studio, Neptune
Beach. The sessions are open
to all fitness levels. Call
Kristen at 525-5867 for infor-
mation.

Fundraising Event: The
Hineni Messianic Fellowship
holds a garage sale from 10
a.m.-4 p.m. at the St.
Augustine Beach Pavilion.
There will.be face painting,
davidic dances, Native
American dance, a
Judaica/Messianic table, ham-
burgers, hot dogs and soda.
For information, call 904-940-
5365.

Monday, Aug. 13
Leave 'em Laughing: The
first anniversary meeting of
the '"Leave 'em Laughing"
Tent, the Jacksonville chapter
of the International Laurel &
Hardy Appreciation Society
(a/k/a Sons of the Desert), will
be held from 6-7:45 p.m. at
Pablo Creek Branch Library,
13295 Beach Blvd., between
Kernan and Hodges boule-
vards. The L&H movies to be
screened are "Leave 'em
Laughing," a 1928 silent short
subject, and the 1934 sound
feature, "Sons of the Desert."
Admission is free for all ages;
free light snacks and soda will
be served. For information,
call Steve Bailey at 246-0312
or visit the Tent's website at
www.leaveemlaughing.com.

Tuesday, Aug. 14
Seahorse Grille: Ponte.
Vedra Inn & Club holds an
exclusive tasting from 12-1:30
p.m. to celebrate the grand
opening of Seahorse Grille, an
oceanfront restaurant and bar
featuring New American
Fusion cuisine.

Thursday, Aug. 16

Finegan Orientation:
Joseph Finegan Elementary,
555 Wonderwood Dr., holds
an orientation for all grade
levels starting with kinder-
garten at 9 a.m. The rest of the
schedule: first grade, 10 a.m.;
second grade and Ms. Taylor's
class, 11 a.m.; third grade, 12
p.m.; fourth grade, 1 p.m.;
fifth grade and Ms. Deckman's
class, 2 p.m. For information,
call 247-5996.

Kiwanis Club: Kiwanis
Club of Jacksonville Beaches
meets at 12 p.m. at Selva
Marina Country Club. The


speaker will be Dr. Steve
Shirley, Beaches Baptist
Hospital Interventional
Radiologist. The program will
be Interventional Radiology.
The cost for non-members is
$15. For information, call club
president Ed Robinson at
610-3740 or visit www.beach-
eskiwanis.com.

Friday, Aug. 17
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'Produce': The Artist
Opening Reception for Jim
Draper, whose new works,
"Produce," celebrate the
imagery of Florida, will be
held from 6-9 p.m. at Stellers
Gallery Annex, 200 First
Street, Neptune Beach. Call
247-7200 for information.

Saturday, Aug. 18
Bilingual Re4ding: A
bilingual reading,
"Woman/Mujer: Poems by
Latin American Women," will
be held at 4 p.m. at the Art
Advocate Gallery, 76 B San
Marco Ave., St. Augustine.
Images of Latin American fem-
ininity as reflected in poems
by women will be featured in
a reading by translator Jo
Anne Engelbert. The Spanish
texts will be read by Martha
Margaride and Zita Narviez.'
Themes range from mother-
hood, the disappeared and
revolutionary consciousness
to the flowering of erotic poet-
ry in the early 20th century.
The reading is free and open
to the public. Donations will
be taken at the door to benefit
the -St. Johns Cultural
Council. For information and
reservations, call Glenda
Bailey-Mershon at 904-377-
1323.

Monday, Aug. 20

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Alternative Wellness Center
holds a free interactive learn-
ing presentation from 12-1:30


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Fletcher High's Kali Woodruff (fifth from left, second row) was one of 23 high school band students in Florida chosen to perform
with the London Symphony Orchestra. Also pictured: Douglas Anderson's Catlin Oatman (second from left, second row).


Fletcher senior practices with London Symphony


FROM CONTRIBUTOR
Fletcher High School sen-
ior Kali Woodruff recently
participated in .a special
week of music instruction
with the London Symphony
Orchestra at Stetson
University in DeLand.
Woodruff, Fletcher's band
captain and first chair clar-
inetist, was one of 23 stu-
dents selected from the state
to participate in the ieek-
long event that ctilini.ted
with a concert. --
The Florida International
Festival and the Youth
Institute were sponsored by
AT&T in partnership with
Stetson University. Intense
training was provided to the
state's top high school musi- ,
cians.
Rising students in grades
10 through 12 who had par-
t icipated in the Florida all-


photo submitted
Kali Woodruff of Fletcher High with her music instructor, London
Symphony Orchestra's principle clarinetist, Chi-Yu Mo.


state band or orchestra pro-
grams were invited through
a selective application
process.


Participants spent seven
days being mentored by'
career musicians from the
London Symphony


Orchestra, the LSO's anima-
teur, Rachel Leach, and pro-
fessors at Stetson
University's School of
Music.
During a week of
rehearsals and training ses-
sions July 19-26; the youth
ensemble participants were
divided into two string, two
woodwind and one brass
ensemble.
Throughout the festival,
ensembles performed con-
certs at Stetson's Eli zabeth
Hall, John Knox Vi'lage, "-'-
Bishop's Glenn, and the
Bandshell at Daytona Beach.
The London Symphony
and the youth ensemble per-
formed together on July 26
at the Peabody Auditorium
in Daytona Beach, under the
direction of Francois Xavier
Roth. Woodruff is the
daughter of Kris and Lisa
Woodruff of Neptune Beach,


FCA GOLF CAMP


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Photo by CHUCK ADAMS
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Golf Power Camp counselor Thomas Perry shows-his group of five youngsters how to
chip. The camp was held Monday at the 9-hole Palm Valley Golf Course on State Road 210.




Femandina pickled shrimp salad is co0


FROM CONTRIBUTOR
Are you in a pickle over
what to fix for dinner
on these sultry sum-
mer days?
Well, pick Florida shrimp
for a "get out of the kitchen
quick" crowd-pleaser.
Try a cool summer
favorite, Fernandina Pickled
Shrimp Salad, made with
succulent, sweet wild-caught
white or brown shrimp.
These shrimp.are plentiful
rnow since their harvest sea-
'n, on Florida's northeast
Atlantic coast opened in
June. From Mayport to
Melbourne, shrimp boats are
bringing their white and
brown treasure to the mar-
kets and restaurants nearest
you.


Florida white shrimp is a
popular delicacy beloved by
all chefs, locals and visitors
alike. It has a sweet taste,
firm bite and a distinctive
ocean flavor that makes it
any shrimp'lover's favorite.
Although classified as
white, this shrimp's shell is
actually green-gray or blue-
gray in color when raw but
"pinks up" when cooked.
Brown shrimp, named for its
reddish-brown shell, has a
firmer meat texture and a
stronger flavor than the
white shrimp due to higher
iodine content.
It is often used in spicy
gumbos and remoulades
where its flavor can hold its
own with the seasonings.
Shrimp is harvested year-


round off Florida's Atlantic
and Gulf coasts but the high-
est yield for brown shrimp is
June through August while
the highest yield for white
shrimp is October through
December.
Shrimp is the most popu-
lar seafood in the United
States, so it is good to know
that it is a naturally renew-
able and sustainable
resource.
It is also an excellent
source of high-quality pro-
tein naturally low in fat, car-
bohydrates and calories mak-
ing it an ideal choice for a
healthy lifestyle.
Four ounces (114g) of raw,
edible Florida shrimp has
only 120 calories, 15 calories
from fat, 1.5g of total fat, Og


saturated fat, 155mg choles-
terol, Og total carbohydrate
and 23g of protein.
It also is a source of
omega-3 fatty acid, which
medical research shows may
reduce the risk of heart dis-
ease.
Wild Florida shrimp is
always the perfect taste bud
tickler to spark your appetite
and pique your culinary
curiosity.
So, try the Fern !ina
Pickled Shrimp Sa I recipe
for those lazy summer
evenings when it's too hot to
face the heat in the kitchen.
More shrimp recipes can
be found at
www.WildFloridaShrimp.com
and www.Fl-Seafood.com .


Wright is new leader at

historic AB Elementary


by CHUCK ADAMS
STAFF WRITER
Kim Wright has taken
the reins of historic
Atlantic Beach
Elementary, the pink-col-
ored, Art Deco-style grade
school on Sherry Drive that
dates to 1939.
Wright, who replaces the
retired Ali Register, comes to
Atlantic Beach from Loretto
Elementary in Mandarin,
where she was vice principal
for four years.
Register retired in May
after 35 years in education.
This will be Wright's first
tour of duty as a principal.
Prior to Loretto, she was
an assistant principal at
Carter G. Woodson on the
northside of Jacksonville.
Prior to that, Wright was a
social studies teacher for
grades 9-12 at Jacksonville's
Lee High, her alma mater.
"I was teaching at home. It
was a good feeling to work
alongside people who taught
me," said Wright in an inter-
view last week.
"They were.still there, so
they provided that in-house
support. They made the tran-
'sition as a new teacher much
easier."
Albeit only there for a
short time, Wright actually
began her teaching career in
1993 at Mayport Middle
School.
Wright, who was born and
raised in Jacksonville, is a
graduate of Florida A&M
University in Tallahassee.
She and Stephanie
Manabat, the new principal
at Neptune Beach
Elementary, took some class-
es together at the University
}'of North Florida, where each

a, ,s


attended graduate school.
Wright has established
"Power of Team" as Atlantic
Beach's theme for the year.
She has given all of her
teachers a book, "Our
Iceberg Is Melting," by John
Kotter, that talks about
change.
"We talk about this team-
work coming together," said
Wright, "since we have new
members on staff, of course,
a new leader, for the good of
the students.
"We're focusing on a lot of
team building, on activities,
to better enhance the learn-
ing of our students."
As all new principals do,
Wright faces challenges as
she takes over at Atlantic
Beach Elementary, which was
built before World War II
and, as such, is one of the
oldest schools at the
Beaches.
"I think learning the new
culture of the school, being
in a new environment.and
getting to know the stu-
dents, the parents and what
the individual needs are of
the people who we're serving
will be the biggest chal-
lenge," she said.
. Wright has two support
grounds, the school's PTA
and a group called Friends of
Atlantic Beach, to work with.
"They help with fundrais-
ing," she said of the Friends.
"They provide things for
the school that are budgetary
problems; I guess, for us.
Like they put in a new track
last year. They did a
fundraiser for that.
"This is a very strong,
committed, group of parents
that wants the best for all
students, not just for their
student."


Photo by CHUCK ADAMS
Principal Kim Wright has installed "Power of Team" as the new
school theme at Atlantic Beach Elementary.


)l summer favorite

Fernandin/ Pickled Chill shrimp in a large
Shrimp alad bowl. Combine vinegar, oil,
1 1/2 pounds large Florida mustard, lime juice, capers,
shrimp, cooked, peeled and garlic,'onions, parsley and
eveined hot sauce in a small bowl.
1 cup white or rice wine Pour marinade over
vinegar shrimp and mix well.
1/2cup olive oil Refrigerate, covered, for 6-8
3 tablespoons Dijon style hours or overnight stirring
mustard occasionally.
1 teaspoon Florida lime To serve, arrange shrimp
juice on romaine leaves and serve
2 tablespoons capers with with extra dressing.
juice Yield: 4 servings
2 teaspoons Florida garlic,
minced Nutritional Value Per
1 cup Florida red onions, Serving: Calories 444,
medium dice Calories from Fat 260, Total
2 tablespoons Florida pars- Fat 30g, Saturated Fat 5g,
ley, finely chopped Trans Fatty Acid Og,
dash hot pepper sauce Cholesterol 332mg, Total
Florida romaine lettuce Carbohydrate 7e. Protein g.


Omega-3 Fatty Acid 0.5g.
Omega-3 Fatty Acid 0.5g.


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WEDDINGS


Jessica Patronik of Neptune
Beach and Dan Dolan of St.
Petersburg were married March
10, 2007, at St. Paul's Catholic
Church in Jacksonville Beach.
Father William Kelly per-
formed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of
Ron and Laura Patronik of
Neptune Beach. She has a bach-
elor's degree from the University
of Florida and a master's from
the University of North Florida.


Kristen Kathleen Connor of
Gainesville and Kenneth
Douglas Barker of Jacksonville
Beach have announced their
engagement to be married.
The bride-elect is the daugh-
ter of Thomas and Kathy
Connor of Gainesville. She is a
graduate of Gainesville
Buchholz High' School and is
an honors graduate of the
University of Florida.
She is pursuing a graduate
degree at the Physician's



BIRTH


Brian and Traci Kilby of
Atlantic Beach announce the
birth of a son, Josiah David
Kilby, on July 5, 2007.
He was 7 pounds, 5 ounces
and was 19.75 inches long.
Maternal grandparents are
David Zentmire of
Schenectady, N.Y., and the late
Marjorie Howard of Apopka,
Fla.
Paternal grandparents are
Don and Margaret Kilby of
Tallahassee.


The groom is the son
Charlie and Diane Dolan of
Petersburg. He has a bachelo
degree from the University
North Florida.
Stacey Patronik was the ma
of honor. Amanda Buenafl
and Elena Mills were the bridi
attendants. Jay Dolan was ti
best man. Jason Hagan and To
Webber were groomsmen.


The couple resi
Jacksonville.


Assistant Program at
University's Colleg
Medicine.
The groom-elect is th
Ken and Nina Bar
Jacksonville Beach. I
graduate of Fletcher
School and the Unive
Florida. He is pursuing
torate of dental media
UF's College of Dentisti
The couple plan to
the fall of 2008;


Lisa and Jarrett Bingemann


Bingemann-Padgett


Lisa Marie Padgett of
Belleville, Ill., and Jarrett David
Bingemann of Ponte Vedra
Beach were married June 30,
2007, at St. T'resa Catholic
Church in Belleville.
The Rev. Von Deeke per-
formed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of
Dana Bartel of Atlanta and
of Ronald Padgett of Belleville.
St. She has a bachelor's and a mas-
r's ter's degree from the Uhiversity
of of Florida and is employed as a
teacher at Holy Family


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ae in Bridge for Dummies
A Beginners Bridge Clais is
offered for five weeks at the
Neptune Beach Senior Activity
Center. The class, held from 3-
5 p.m. each successive Tuesday,
runs through Aug. 14. Master
Bridge Player Peggy
Higginbotham is :the instruc-
,tor. Registration is required;
For information, call the Senior
Activity Center at 270-1688.

Beaches Senior Center
The Beaches Senior Center,
281 19th Ave. S., Jacksonville
Beach, offers a variety of pro-
grams each day. On an on-
going basis, Uno cards is
played at 8:30 a.m. each week
day, and bridge is played from
9-11:30 a.m. Tuesday and
Thursday. Ceramics is offered
at 9 a.m. Monday-Wednesdays,
and Bingo is played at 10 a.m.
each week day. Exercise classes
are offered at 9:30 a.m. and
10:30 a.m. Monday,
Wednesday and Friday, and
S beach walks are taken at 9 a.m.
Monday-Friday. There's a
S bridge class at 1 p.m. Tuesday
and a bridge tournament from
: 'H 1-3:30 p.m. Thursday.
Computer classes are offered at
S 12:30 p:m. and 2:15 p.m.
SMonday, and Chinese Mah
Jong is played from 12:30-3:30
p.m. Thursday. A Line Dancing
Class is offered at 1:30 p.m.
Monday. Word puzzles/trivia
and the treadmill are available
every day. UNF nursing stu-
dents visit the center Tuesday.
Lunch reservations must be
made three days in advance.
t Duke For information, call 241-3791.
;e of
Neptune Beach Senior
e son of Activity Center
'ker of The Neptune Beach Senior
Ie is a Activity Center, 2004 Forest
r High Avenue, is open from 9 a.m.-
2rsity of 8:30 p.m. Monday, 9 a.m.-10
Sa doc- p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
icine at Wednesday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
ry. Thursday and 9. a.m.-4 p.m.
wed in Friday.
Monday offers Improve Your
Bridge from 10 a.m.-12 p.m.,
Open Bridge Play in. the after-
noon, Movie Matinee Madness
1:30-4 p.m. each Monday,
Aerobics 5:30-6:30 p.m.,
Beginning Yoga 7-8:30 p.m.
Tuesday has Acrylic Painting
from 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Canasta
S Open Play 9 a.m.-4 p.m.,
S Stretch, Strength and Balance
10-11 a.m., Fitness for Seniors
11 a.m.-12 p.m., Beginning
Bridge Classes 3-5 p.m. and
Duplicate Bridge 7-10 p.m.
Wednesday brings Gentle Yoga
S from 10-11 a.m., Poker
Tournament 1-4 p.m. (tables,
S cards, chips, refreshments and
snacks are provided), Beaders
Workshop 1-3 p.m., Aerobics
5:30-6:30 p.m. and Pillow Pals
6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday offers
Take Off Pounds Sensibly from
9-10:30 a.m., Canasta Open
Play 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Stretch,
Strength and Balance 10-11
a.m., Fitness for Seniors 11
:y a.m.-12 p.m., Ukulele


Catholic School in Orlando.
The groom is the son of
Mary and David Bingemann of
Ponte Vedra Beach. He a gradu-
ate of the University of Notre
Dame and the Levin School of
Law at the University of
Florida. He is an associate with
Akerman-Senterfitt.
Tess Seibert was the maid of
honor. David Bingemann was
the best man.
The couple spent their hon-
eymoon in St. Lucia and reside
in Orlando.


Ensemble 3:30-5 p.m. on a TBA
Thursday. Friday has Quilting
from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Beaders
Workshop 1-3 p.m. Sunday
Night Discussion Group from
7-9 p.m.
For more information, call
270-1688; or visit www.ci.nep-
tune-beach.fl.us.
', gee ,.%,


Beth and Steven Kilgore


Kilgore-Lightsey


Beth Maria Lightsey and
Steven LaRoy Kilgore, both of
Jacksonville Beach, were mar-
ried July 28, 2007, at St. Paul's
By-the-Sea Episcopal Church.
The Rev. Penny Pfab per-
formed the ceremony.
The bride is the daughter of
Mary Webb Lightsey of
Henderson, Tenn.
The groom is the son of
Evelyn Kilgore. and William
Kilgore of Jacksonville,
Anne Rucker, Laura Russell,
Emma Rucker, Brittany Mays
and Calista Manuel were the


bride's attendants.
Paul Morales, Bobby
Kennedy, Adam Rucker and
George Rucker were grooms-
men.
The couple spent their hon-
eymoon in Palm Coast and will
reside in Baton Rouge, La.


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PEOPLE & PLACES


Air Force Airman 1st Class
David G. Olson has graduated
from basic military training at
Lackland Air Force Base, San
Antonio, Texas.
During the six weeks of
training, the airman studied
the Air Force mission, organi-
zation, and military customs
and courtesies; performed drill
and ceremony marches, and
received physical trainifig, rifle
marksmanship, field training
exercises, and special training
in human relations.
In addition, airmen who
complete basic training earn
credits toward an associate
degree through the
Community College of the Air
Force.
He is a 1999 graduate of
Douglas Anderson High School
of the Arts and received an
associate degree in 2006 from
Full Sail Real World Education,
Winter Park.
* He is the son of Margaret
Olson of Atlantic Beach.
* *
.Jason Swank of Jacksonville
Beach earned a bachelor of sci-
ence in culinary arts from
Johnson & Wales University's


photo submitted
Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra board members, from left, Aimee Boggs and Brooke Fairman with PGA Tour vice president Laura
Brown, Cultural Center executive director Cindy Stoddart and program director Leigh Rodant.


FROM CONTRIBUTOR
On July 19 and 26, the
*Cultural Center at Ponte
Vedra hosted a special recep-
tion celebrating.the work of
teens who participated in the
"From the Inside Out"
Cultural Center arts outreach
program at The Players
Championship Village.
Tim Tresca, the 2007
Players Championship vol-
unteer chairman, Laura
Brown, vice president with
the PGA Tour and Charlene
Shirk, the PGA Tour director
of community relations, dis-
tributed PGA Tour backpacks
Sand totes filled with arts sup-
plies to the participating
teens.
They joined members from
the Cultural Center board,
Cultural Center executive
director; Cindy Stoddart,
Cultural Center staff, cre-
ative writing instructor
Rhonda Maurer, visual arti
instructors Linda Broadfoot
and Daniel Wynn to wel-


come the teens and their
families. All who attended
were invited to view "Hands
On," a showcase of powerful
imagery of emotion through
poems, cyanotypes on silk,
vibrant masks and drawings.
This exhibition, produced
by the teens, takes an artistic
look into the transformation
of at risk youth who use the
power of the arts to develop
coping skills and deal with
anger management and peer
pressure.
Program sponsors are:
Gateway Community
Services, Remmer Family
Foundation, Susan Remmet'
Ryzewic-Remmer '.' .
Foundation, Woodcock
Foundation, Jacob Worner,
Henrietta Herzog Jewett,
Jaguars Foundation, River
Branch Foundation,
.Womens Giving Alliance,
State of Florida, Dept. of
Cultural Affairs and Laura
Dwyer.
Visit www.ccpvb.org for
Cultural Center information.


photo submitted
Visual art instructor Daniel Wynn attended the reception.


FOR THE KIDS


CAMP UNDER STARS
Atlantic Beach offers a Fun Day and
Camp Out Under the Stars Oct. 7 at Jack
Russell Park. Activities begin at 11 a.m.,
when check in and tent setup can get
started. The cost is $10 per camp site. All
activities are free. Reservations can be
made at Adele Grage Community
Center, 716 Ocean Blvd., from 8 a.m.-4
p.m.' Monday-Friday. For information,
call 247-5828.

JSYO AUDITIONS
Auditions for the Jacksonville
Symphony Youth Orchestra's 2007-2008
season will be held Aug. 16 at the FCCJ
South Campus. The JSYO is considered
to be one of the finest orchestra training
programs in the Southeast. Young musi-
cians are invited to try for a spot in the
orchestra, which is comprised of six
ensemble levels and enrolls more than
200 musicians between the ages of 7 and
22. For information, visit the JSYO web-
site at www.jaxsymphony.org/jsyo. To
make an audition appointment, call 904-
354-9251 or email llineberry@jaxsym-
phony.org.

DISCOVERY ART CLASS
Guana Tolomato Matanzas National
Estuarine Research Reserve hosts a chil-
dren's art class from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug.
17 for students ages 11 to 14. This class
will focus on beginning drawing of but-
terflies and marsh scenes, with an option
of a collage project. Students begin the
discovery art class with a short nature
walk, then head into the Environmental
Education Center classroom to create on
paper. The class will be taught by local
artist Jean Drayovitch. Cost to attend is
$45 per student, payable in advance. All
materials are supplied. Space is limited.
Call 904-635-0941 to reserve a seat.

AUDITIONS FOR VOX ANGELICA
Vox Angelica, the children's chorus of
The Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra
Beach, holds auditions for ages 9-15
from 4-5 p.m. Aug. 21. Vox Angelica is
under the direction of Twila Miller.
Required rehearsals are held each week:
Tuesday, specifically, for choral work and
the third Friday of each month for dance
and movement. Auditions are 30 min-
utes in length and held with a small


number of students. During the audi-
tion, a question-and-answer period is
available for parents. The cost is $100 for
Cultural Center members and $120 for
non-members. The Cultural Center is at
50 Executive Way. To RSVP for auditions,
call 904-280-0614, ext. 204

LITTLE YOGIS CLUB
The Little Yogis Club, for children ages
1-5 with parent, meets weekly for
themed yoga activities in Atlantic Beach.
For information, go to www.strollerjize-
withchildyoga.com or call 904-372-0116.

FAMILY FUN DAY
Family Fun Day is held Sundays at the
Slammer & Squire and King & Bear golf
courses at World Golf Village through
December. Family Fun Day allows fami-
lies to enjoy golf together. The program
costs $50 for a twosome or $80 for a fam-
ily. There will be monthly family-style
tournaments that bring added value. For
information on Family Fun Day, call
904-940-6088 or visit www.golfwgv.com.

ADVENTURE LANDING
Adventure Landing, at 1944 Beach
Blvd!, offers a variety of kids events
through to year's end: Sept. 1-3: Labor
Day Weekend; Oct. 12-31: Hall of Terror
& Hallo-Wee Zone; Dec. 15: Breakfast
with the Care Bears and Santa, followed
by a free Meet & Greet; Dec. 1-19: Teddy
Bear Toy Drive; Dec. 31: Noon Year's Eve,
with a Balloon Drop at Noon. For infor-
mation, call 246-4386.

FAMILY YOGA IN THE PARK
Free themed-yoga activities are offered
at 6 p.m. Sept. 19 at Howell Park in
Atlantic Beach. For information, call
With Child Yoga at 904-372-0116 or visit
www.strollerjizewithchildyoga.com/cal-
endar.html.

BEACHES LIBRARY CHILDREN'S
PROGRAMS
Saturday Craft Surprise is held from 11
a.m.-2 p.m. the first Saturday of each
month. A new and easy craft is offered.
The Beaches Branch Library is at 600
Third St., Neptune Beach. Call 241-1141
for information.

PONTE VEDRA SOCCER CLUB


Extreme 3-v-3 League is held Monday
and Thursday evenings at Davis Park.
Visit PonteVedraSoccerClub.com for
details.

MUSEUM OPPORTUNITIES
Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens,
829 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, 904-
355-0630, offers classes and programs for
children.
*Drop-In Art in the Afternoon,
Tuesday, 4-5 p.m., ages 4-8. This studio
activity for children is based on the
national Start With The Arts program.
Each week, children have the opportuni-
ty to explore the galleries or gardens and
experiment with a different art process.
The cost is $5 for members, $7 for non-
members.
*Art Adventures on Saturdays offers
classes in painting, printmaking, collage
and construction with changing themes.
Sign up for one class or sign up for them
all. Classes are held Saturdays, 10 a.m.-
12 p.m., ages 6 to 12. The cost is $10 per
class for members, 15 for non-per class.
eArt for Two provides an opportunity
to spend a fun-filled hour with your
child in a class based on the national
Start With The Arts program. The class
provides an infusion of art, movement,
literature and music that will help chan-
nel children's interests into the develop-
ment of new skills. Pre-registration is
required. Classes are held Thursdays, 3-4
p.m., ages 3-5. The cost to members is
$10 per pair per class, for non-members
it's $15 per pair per class.

JEWISH COMMUNITY ALLIANCE
eMommy and Me: The JCA offers the
following classes, for new mothers and
their children up to age 3: Pregnancy
Yoga, Developmental Classes, Pilates and
Me, Music and Movement, Toddler
Sports, Messy Mornin' and Mommy &
Me Playgroup. For information, contact
Suzanne Egeln at 730-2100, ext. 259.
*Break Away Days: On days when
school is closed, children may be sent to
the JCA, where they will experience a
wide range of activities, including sports,
swimming, arts and crafts and cooking.
Children in grades K-5 are eligible. The
fee is $35 for JCA members, $42 for non-
members.
* *


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Airman 1st Class David Olson
Charlotte, N.C., campus.
He is the son of Sheila and
Gary Swank of Jacksonville
Beach.

Michael McCann of
Jacksonville was named to the
dean's list for the 2007 spring
semester ,at Charleston
Southern University in
Charleston, S.C.
To qualify, a student must
earn a minimum grade-point
average of 3.5 for at least 12
credit hours.
McCann is a 2004 graduate
of Fletcher High School. He is
the son of Lyn Lichty of
Jacksonville and Mike McCann
of Jacksonville Beach.

Kathryn Fleming of
Jacksonville Beach is one of
two graduating University of
North Florida seniors who will
be honored during Friday's
commencement for outstand-
ing volunteer service.
Fleming, who has volun-
teered for the Domestic
Violence Advocacy Program,
Best Buddies, Ronald
McDonald House, Head Start
and First Book Organization,
will get the Senior Service
Award at the 7 p.m. ceremony
at the UNF Arena.


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ers camp. Each day the youngsters learn new cheers and chants, dances, stunts, techniques,
games and general spirit. They'll put on a show Friday so parents can see what they've
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Art Association: The Pablo
Towers Art Association meets
from 12:30-3 p.m. Call 246-
4158 for information.

Ballroom Dancing:
Ballroom dancing is offered at
7:30 p.m. at the Beaches
Senior Center, 281 19th
Avenue S., Jacksonville Beach.
The cost is $4. For informa-
tion, call 241-3796.

Cancer Support Group:
The Cancer Support Group at
Baptist Medical Center
Beaches meets at 6 p.m. at the
Florida Cancer Center in
Medical Office Building B on
the hospital campus. Call
247-2910 for information.

Family Fun Hour: Guana
Tolomato Matanzas National
Estuarine Research Reserve
(GTMNERR) hosts a Family
Fun Hour the third
Wednesday of each month.
The event is open to the pub-
lic, including large groups.
Children ages 3 to 10 must be
accompanied by a parent.
Participation is free, but regis-
tration is required. All materi-
als will be supplied. Contact
the GTMNERR at 904-823-
4500. The GTM Reserve
Environmentl- -Education
Center is at 505 Guana River
Road, South Ponte Vedra
Beach.

Music i Appreciation: The
Jewish Community Alliance.
brings music to life the sec-
ond Wednesday of each
month. Music appreciation
will be held from 7:30 p.m. to
9 p.m. The annual fee is $10
for members, $15 for non-
members. JCA is located at
8505 San Jose Blvd. For infor-
mation, call 904-730-2100,
ext. 221.

Sons of Italy: Sons of Italy
Beaches Lodge 2821 conducts
its general meeting at 7:30
p.m. the third Wednesday of
every month at the Adele
Grage Cultural Center, 716
Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach.
A social time starting at 6:30
p.m. precedes the meeting.
Anyone, male or female of
Italian heritage or not, who is
interested in attending a
meeting is welcome as a guest.
For information, call 904-
242-4929.

Toastmasters of Ponte
Vedra: Toastmasters of Ponte
Vedra meets from 7:30-8:45
a.m. in the administration
building of the Ponte Vedra
Inn and Club. Coffee is
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Cooney wins another Meninak marathon


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By DAVID ROSENBLUM
SPORTS WRITER
Calm seas and good weather
greeted swimmers last Saturday
as both the 74th annual
Meninak Ocean Marathon and
the second annual Hammer-
Head Ocean Marathon each took
place at Jacksonville Beach.
Cleve Cooney won his third
consecutive Meninak Marathon,
a lifeguards-only, 3.2-mile race
that starts at the Ponte Vedra Inn
and Club and ends in from of the
Jacksonville Beach Lifeguard
Station, in typical dominant fash-
ion. Cooney emerged from the
water minutes before the next
swimmer came up. The win was
the ninth victory in the race for
Cooney, who tied the record for
most swims with this year's start.
Cooney was happy with the
conditions the Atlantic Ocean
offered him.
"It was certainly calm, real
smooth and there was no cur-
rent," Cooney said. "There was a
little bit of waves, but they
weren't a bother. We've had a
couple of races like this in the
past. It's always nice to get one
like this. Plus, I didn't run into
anything except a little seaweed


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Cleve Cooney emerges from the water as he wins last
Saturday's Meninak Ocean Marathon for his third straight win in
the event. Cooney has won the race a record nine times.


but no jellyfish, nothing like,
that."
While Cooney took first over-
all in the race, it was Life Flight


crew member Bill Horn who
.received the most welcoming
Applause as he crossed the finish
line. Horn, a 20-year veteran in


the swim, also swam in the 1.5-
mile HammerHead Marathon
earlier in the day.
Clearly exhausted upon fin-,
ishing the lifeguard swim, Horn
was excited to place third overall
in both events.
"I could've done the 2.5-mile
race (the longer of the two


Hammer -
Head events)
if time permit-
ted," Horn
said. "But I
doubt I
would've
placed third in
this one.
"I've been
doing a lot of
training lately.
I cranked up
my training
because I
knew I had
both of these
races today.
Usually these


2.5-mile swim pack, causing
confusion near the finish lines,
which were about two blocks
apart.
Horn is in his 20th year com-
peting, his first back in 1987 as a
15-year-old.
Earlier in the day, William
Hartje of The Bolles School


It was certainly calm,
real smooth and there
was no current . .I
didn't run into anything
except a little seaweed
but no jellyfish, noth-
ing like that.


Cleve Cooney
2007 Meninak champion


races are a week apart, but today
they happened to fall on the
same day."
According to Horn, there are
typically a few swimmers who
participate in both races. Due to
the same-day starts, the time of
the lifeguard swim was pushed
back an hour to allow those
wanting to swim both events a
chance to finish and still make
the start of the next race.
Also, there was the possibility
of the top lifeguard swimmers
catching up to the back to the


crossed the fin-
ish line first in
the 1.5-mile
event. The 15-
year-old was
one of the few
swimmers who
actually con-
sidered the
ocean to be a
tad choppy.
"The seas
were rough, so
you really
couldn't see
the buoy at the
end," Hartje
said. "All you
could do to


relate to where you were was to
look at the pier, see how deep
you were. Other than that, the
current was with us, so it was a
pretty smooth swim."
The race was Hartje's second
open-water swim, the first com-
ing in Ft. Meyers in the Gulf of
Mexic6, where he finished
fourth overall in his age group.
Nease High School's Jamie
Koch finished first overall in the
women's division in the 1.5-mile
swim. Koch was forced to do the
1.5 miler only because she had


to work a shift as a lifeguard at
the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club.
"It wasn't that bad because I
have to do these every day at
work," Koch said. "The water
was really calm today, though."
Koch swims for the Episcopal
High School team.
Rounding out the top finish-
ers were 16-year-old Kyle
McVeigh, overall winner of the
2.5-mile swim and Melissa
Steele, 17, who took first in the
women's in the same event.
"The start was a little rough
because I got tumbled," Steele
said. "Three people took off and
I tried to catch them. I wound
up swimming by myself."
Swimming in the ocean can
prove to be different for those
who typically swim in a pool.
"It was good, though I've
never done this type of swim
before, so I'm excited about the
finish," McVeigh said. "I always
swam in a pool so I've never
done one of these real long open
water races. The water was real-
ly flat all the way across. It was
nice though, the salt water really
lifts you up."
For Hartje, the transition from
pool to ocean wasn't a tough
one and he plans to continue
both in the future. "It's a lot dif-
ferent from swimming in the
pool, which is what I normally
do," Hartje said. "It was good to
get the experience and change
things up a little. I'm going to do
this again. This has really upped
my confidence."


Panthers football


practices begin


FROM STAFF

As the sun rose Monday
morning, Nease High football
players were already sweating
through the first official day of
preseason practice.
Drills got underway at around
7 a.m. and lasted until about
9:45 a.m. The first few days of
practice will see plenty of work
on offensive, defensive and spe-
cial teams schemes, but players
won't begin hitting until they
don pads for Thursday morn-
ing's session.
"It's just good to be out here,"


said Panthers head coach Craig
Howard. "The first day of prac-
tice always brings excitement
and enthusiasm."
Nease, which won the Class
4A state title in 2005 and fell to
Tampa Plant in the champi-
onship game last season, begins
the 2007 campaign with three
straight road games. The first is
Aug. 31 at North Marion High,
the following week the Panthers
are at Martin County High in
Stuart, and Sept. 14 includes a
trip to Madison County High.
Each of those games is slated
for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff.


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From walk-on to Al-Pro, Barker's 16-year odyssey


By JOHNNY WOODHOUSE
ASSOCIATE EDITOR

B ryan Barker hadn't kicked a football in six
weeks when he got the call in October
2005.
The St. Louis Rams wanted to know if Barker, a
15-year NFL veteran and the Jacksonville Jaguars
inaugural punter, was available for a tryout.
As he hung up the phone in his Atlantic Beach
home, Barker wondered if he had one more sea-
son left in the tank.
"I told my wife to meet me at Fletcher High
with a bag of footballs and my cleats," Barker
recalled last week.
"I practiced for about 45 minutes and was on a
plane to St. Louis the following day."
Such is the nomadic life of an NFL punter.
Barker spent 11 weeks with the Rams in 2005,
averaging 42.7 yards per kick. When he signed a
free agent contract with St. Louis on Oct. 11,
2005, the 41-year-old Atlantic Beach resident
became the fourth oldest punter in NFL history,
according to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Now officially retired from pro football (he put
in his paperwork this past January), Barker, 43,
reflected on his journey from college walk-on to
Pro Bowl punter as NFL training camps opened
last month.


Mackey Award winner
This summer marks a milestone of sorts for
Barker, a Jacksonville Beach native who was born
at Beaches Hospital (now Baptist Medical Center
Beaches) in June 1964, while his father was sta-
tioned on a Navy destroyer based at Mayport.
"This is the first summer since 1995 that I have
not gone to Fletcher to practice punting," Barker
said.
"Last year was the first time I went an entire
season without playing."
Barker played or practiced with nine different
NFL teams, beginning with the Denver Broncos,
who signed him as an undrafted free agent in
1988.
During his six seasons with the Jaguars (1995-
2000), Barker was voted to the Pro Bowl once
(1997) and was designated a first alternate in
1995.
A three-time Mackey Award winner for best net
punting average in either conference, Barker was
named the AFC's special teams player of the week
five times during his career, which began inauspi-
ciously when he was not selected in the 1986 NFL
draft.
A 1986 graduate of Santa Clara University,
Barker spent a year playing semi-pro football in
1987. From 1988 to 1990, he was cut by three dif-
ferent NFL teams in training camp.
Despite those setbacks, Barker never gave up on
his dream to play pro football. When he finally


broke into the league in 1990 as a 26-year-old
rookie with the Kansas City Chiefs, he was deter-
mined to stay for the long haul.
"I always had a good work ethic," said Barker,
who played all or part of 16 consecutive NFL sea-
sons.
"I could always outkick people in terms of reps.
When I got to Kansas City, I was in awe of how
hard [placekicker] Nick Lowery trained. I adopted
his philosophy."
Lowery, a Hall of Fame nominee in 2004, is con-
sidered the most accurate kicker in NFL history.
In his day, Barker was considered one of the
NFL's most consistent and durable punters.

A situational position
During his first six seasons in the league,
Barker's net punting average improved each year.
He led the NFL with a net punting average of
38.6 yards per kick in 1995, becoming the first
Jaguar to lead the league in a statistical category.
He still owns 14 Jaguars records, including best
gross punting average (45 yards) and best net aver-
age (37.2).
In 16 NFL seasons, he had only two of his punts
blocked.
"There are a lot of variables in punting, but the
most important thing is to get the ball off quick,"
explained Barker, who never had a punt blocked

See BARKER, page B-4


Photo by JOHNNY WOODHOUSE
Former Jaguars punter Bryan Barker during
the 1999 preseason.


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OPINION


Excitement in Jaguars


camp seems genuine


Only a few more shop-
ping days 'til the
Jacksonville Jaguars
meet the Miami Dolphins in
their first supreme test of the
"new look" brought in by Dirk
Koetter, who has taken over as
offensive coordinator.
Head coach Jack Del Rio and
chief of staff James Harris may
not be juggling the roster to
add new names this late, but
who knows? Stranger things
have happened in Jag Town.
Camp results so far have
been as optimistic as owner
Wayne Weaver could hope:
Chief quarterback Byron
Leftwich has not been injured
and chief scatback Fred Taylor
has survived the first weeks of
practice unhurt and as cheery
as a man playing with his own
dice.
Taylor looks good. Last week
he held a conference after a
shortened day's drills and was
not only challenging, he was
downright defiant toward
being written off as aging.
"What's age but numbers?"
he said to one reporter. "I
don't pay attention to just
numbers. Regardless of what
the media [has] tried to paint
me out to be, 'fragile,' I was
never that. You could probably
say I was a warrior being that I
continued to fight all the neg-
atives and ups and downs of
my career."
Starting his 10th season
with the Jaguars, Taylor said of
his future, "I'm definitely
going to go after 10,000 yards
faster than anything else since
I've been playing football. I
think it'll be a fun time once it
happens."
He doesn't have that far to
go, with 9,513 yards now, and
Taylor is the 21st leading rush-
er in NFL history. Barring
injury, Fred, at 31 years old,
should be a cinch to eclipse
that 10K mark.
The Jaguars need Taylor.
He's the closest hero to Jimmy
Smith the team has left, even
though the youngsters are
coming on (Del Rio hopes)
and Taylor is no longer by


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"How good are we gonna
be? Man, we're going to the
Super Bowl. Shoot, yeah, you
can quote me."
Amid the hub-bub of prac-
,tice sessions in Jag Town,
interviews popping up like
"crab grass and sometimes mak-
ing as much sense, one ran
S into a lone figure getting
scarce attention. That's unusu-
i- al for a quarterback, even if he
is one who barely slipped in
REX EDMONDSON the back door. Tim Couch has-
PRESS BOX n't always been a non-entity,
having been chattel for three
NFL teams since leaving the
University of Kentucky. He
was a "name" once.
Frd T lo Couch is here strictly on a
S look-see basis. And he knows
that. Couch is aware that the
r iea who0 iarboute Jaguars have virtually wrapped
t 1 aup their signal-calling package
with David Garrard and Quinn
h cis wt.he 2i Gray again supporting Byron
leadingrusheriLeftwich.
T hat's despite some evidence
that Jacksonville brass suppos-
i y ,dyoedly flirted with the services of
i t r tDaunte Culpepper, even before
he was released by the Miami
in[I k l Dolphins. Some believe the
Del Rio-Harris combo would
have been stunned had the
himself as the club's top run- Dolphins simply let Culpepper'
ing back. drive up 1-95 to Jacksonville.
To complement the old Couch was asked about the
;ator we now have Maurice difficulty of finding a new
)nes-Drew, who is about the team so late, virtually on the
lost elusive running back a eve of camp opening.
coach could want. He is a real "Well, yes, but it's a chance
magician now you see him, to come back," he said. With a
ow you don't. polite manner and the good
Maurice showed up for his looks of a star QB, it's easy to
amp duties the first day grin- root for Couch. But makingg
ing like a Halloween pump- the Jaguars roster won't be
in and looking as chipper as easy. If only he were a receiver


if he had just won another lot-
tery which he kind of did
when he signed that first Jags
contract last season. As usual,
Mo Jo is indefatigable. He
greeted a writer warmly and
asked about the man's health.
Not concerned about himself,
the 5'7" mite from UCLA fair-
ly gushed over the questions
of whether he is ready, and
how good the Jaguars can real-
ly be this year.
"Man," he laughed. "I'm
always ready to go.


At camp it's always good to
see some "old" faces as well.
Marcus Stroud is almost
healthy again and said he has-
n't been this ready in years.
The old-school combo of
Stroud and John Henderson
can fuse Jacksonville's defense
again like it did before injuries
took a toll during the last two
seasons. That's a good sign
and should have fans eager to
see the regular season get
underway.


Photo by DAVID ROSENBLUM
Jaguars quarterback Byron Leftwich fires a pass during last Saturday's mock game following the
first week of training camp. The Jaguars begin their preseason slate this Saturday with a trip to
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August 8


FISHING




Some good kingfish caught off the pier last week


Israel Martinez got plenty of
attention last week when he
brought his 37-pound king
over the rail of the Jacksonville
Beach Pier. The king hit a blue-
fish and was his first king.
What a thrill.
Alex and Margaret
Limbaugh caught their limit of
speckled trout on a trip to the
pier. Their largest was 23.5
inches.
Butch Garvin caught his
limit of trout every day last
week. Pier manager Faye
Cotner reports other anglers
checking in with whiting,
pompano and flounder.
Canal guide John Dyrssen
fished with Dwight Hibbard
last Wednesday. They used
artificial around Johnson


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WIMPY SUTTON
FISHING LEADER



Island and caught 20 ladyfish
and five trout. They moved
down to the little jetties and
netted two more trout at six-
and-a-half and three-and-a-


half pounds along with five
small reds.
Al Wiltshire and John
Burroughs, on the Sharkey's
Den II, fished the 30-foot
slough off Vilano Beach and
caught 85 whiting they chose
to keep and wrestled several
black tips to the side of the
boat.
Capt. George Strate, on his
Mayport Princess, put his
anglers over some hot spots
last week. Matt Hamilton led
all anglers on Monday when
he caught a 30 pound snapper.
Other anglers caught seven
additional snapper they could
keep, 12 amberjack and lots of
sea bass and beeliners.
Tuesday was equally as good
with eight snapper, 10 amber-
jack and their limit of beelin-
ers.
Eddie Smith, on his Turtle
last Tuesday with the Norm
Schubert party, cleaned several
12-pound snapper, a 15-pound
gray grouper and 18 trigger-
fish.
Capt Lowell Breeding and
friends J.B. Hill, James Gergley
and Mike Tandarich on PK's
Mistake, caught a lot of throw-
backs before they could box
three keeper snapper, a big.
gray grouper and a dozen bee-
liners and sea bass. They also
released one small cobia.
Capt. David Sipler and his
guests, James and April Cutts,
fished the river last Monday
and iced down 10 flounder to
six pounds and four speckled
trout.
On Wednesday Capt. Dave
pulled up a 31-inch red, a ten-
pound jack, one flounder, two
trout and a pair of mangrove.
Larry "Fishman" Finch and
George Atelevich teamed up
last week near Blount Island
and caught their limit of
speckled trout to five pounds
along with a dozen red bass
and lacks. All were caught
with live shrimp.
The "Fishman" spent most
of last week, however, in the
surf at Nassau Sound. Using
sandfleas for bait he caught 23
pompano along with a dozen
big whiting and lots of blues
on MNonday and he did equally
as well on Tuesday and
Wednesday.


Photos submitted
TOP: Israel Martinez with the 37-pound kingfish he caught last Saturday while fishing from the
Jacksonville Beach Pier.
MIDDLE: Ronald Tomory with his kingfish weighing between 12 and 13 pounds caught from the
Jacksonville Beach Pier on August 4. It was Tomory's fourth king of the season and was caught
just a couple of minutes before Israel Martines landed a 37-pound king from virtually the same
spot.
BOTTOM: Richard Chatam, left, gets a little help from his friend John Barbone as they prepare.to
release Richard's big red.


Capt. Kirk Waltz had plenty
of action last Sunday on his
Enterprise. Mark Murod and
his friend Stephanie caught
eight sharks, four kings and
finished the day with a 100-
pound tarpon.
Jetty guide Fred Morrow
fished with Richard Chatam
and John Barbone last Monday
at Blount Island. They brought
up four reds weighing between
15 and 29 pounds, two jacks
and several dozen yellow-
mouth and sea bass.
On Wednesday, Fred took
Dr. Joseph Greenhaw and his
son Clay back to the same area
and they caught three big reds
to 24 pounds and 11 bluehsh.
Capt. Joe Wright, with Brian
Phifier and friend Warren on
the Irish Wench, fished the
bottom within sight of land
off P. \ last Thursday for a
great catch. They boxed eight
snapper, a pair of kings, two
Spanish and five triggers.
Good Fishin'.


Pr',jl i Ou l,ni d
ABOVE LEFT: Mike Henderson with an African Pompano he
caught last week aboard he Mayport Prihcess. ABOVE: Mark
Chiarello and Renee Highsmith-Chiarello with a sailfish caught
in late July on a fishing excursion 60 miles offshore. LEFT: Capt.
Joe Wrght caught this 26-pound mule snapper north east of
Mayport on his boat, "Irish Wench."


SOTBRE


Babe Ruth Baseball
The Jacksonville Beach. Babe
Ruth baseball league will con-
duct fall registration over the
next three weekerids at
Seabreeze Elementary School
in Jax Beach. Times are 10 a.m
until 2 p.m. on Saturdays and
10 a.m. until 1 p.m. on
Sunday.
Registration is for players 13
to 18 years old and fee is $100.
For more information contact
Ira Herb at 534-5729.

Baseball Tryouts
The Whitecaps, a 12-U travel
baseball team that plays out of
Jacksonville Beach, will con-
duct tryouts for the upcoming
2007-8 season. The team is pro-
fessionally coached.
Tryouts will take place Aug.
18 and 19. Interested players
may phone Mark Baltz at 616-
7115 or Helen Lynch at 874-
1378 for complete information.

Bud Beech Summer
Camps
Bud Beech Summer Camps at
Nease High School, for boys
and girls ages 6 to 15, offers five
camps: Basketball, Soccer, Flag
Football, Dance/Gymnastics
and Cheerleading. Four-day ses-
sions are held July 30-Aug. 2,
Aug. 6-9 and Aug. 13-16. The
cost is $55 per half-day sessions
(9 a.m. until 12 p.m. or 12:30
p.m. until 3 p.m.) and $95 for
full-day sessions (9 a.m. until 3
p.m.): The program also offers


round-trip bus transportation
from Ponte Vedra Beach ($10
for a session) and has a lunch
program ($12 per session).
Staff is selected from Nease
High's top graduates. Questions
can be answered and applica-
tions obtained by e-mailing
Beech at beechjr@comcast.net
or by calling 686-4075. A $25
deposit is required for each ses-
sion attended; a $10 deposit is
required for each "Fun Friday."
Volleyball Clinics at Nease
High, operated by Bud Beech
Summer Camps, are offered to
boys and girls ages 10-15 on
Fridays.,A half-day clinic, 9
a.m.-12:30 p.m., costs $20; full-
day clinics, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., cost
$30. The fee includes pizza
lunch and Ponte Vedra bus
route. For an application, e-mail.
beechjr@comcast.net. For infor-
mation, call 686-4075.

Beaches Extreme
Adventure Race
Performance Multisports will
present the Beach Extreme
Adventure Race (BEAR) on
Sunday, Sept. 2. Race begins
and ends at Hanna Park, with
start time scheduled for 8:30
a.m.
This 9th annual event is a
team race combining varied
terrain in some of the First
Coast's most beautiful, natural
oceanside settings. Teams will
participate in mountain biking,
off-road running/trekking,
open water paddling, orienteer-


ing, climbing, rope challenges
and various mystery events.
Two-person and four-person
teams compete together to com-
plete each segment of the course,
crossing the finish line as a
,team. The BEAR has a 12-hour
time limit for finishing. An
awards party and pasta dinner
catered by Carrabba's Italian
Grill await all participants at
the race headquarters.
For more information or to
register for the BEAR, contact
Jakson Badenhoop via e-mail.at
RD@PerformanceMulti-
Sports.com or by phone at
(904) 285-1552.

Soccer League
Registration is currently
ongoing for the Beaches
Soccer League sponsored by
Fletcher High School soccer
teams. Interested individuals
may sign up at Soccer Stop,
1518 N. 3rd St., Jax Beach
through today.
The recreational, five-a-side
league is open to all players 4
years old (by Sept. 2007)
through sixth grade. Games
will begin the week of Aug. 20
and will end by the week of
Oct. 8. All games played on
weekdays at 5:30 p.m. at the
San Pablo fields across from
Fletcher High.
The $60 registration fee
includes eight games, a shirt
and socks. For more informa-
tion, contact Mike Levine by
phone at 635-8969.


Fletcher Middle
Cheerleaders Camp
The Fletcher Middle School
cheerleaders hold the second
session of their annual
Summer Cheerleading Camp
Aug. 6-10.
The camp will run from 9
a.m. through 2.p.m. in the
Fletcher Middle School gym.
Students from kindergarten
to seventh grade are invited.
Cheer experience is not
required.
Cost of the camp is $100.
Students will learn cheers,
chants, stunts and dances and
will be grouped by age and
grade level.
Those attending should
wear comfortable clothes,
including sneakers with socks.
They should also bring a bag
lunch and non-carbonated
drinks for water breaks each
day. Students will receive a T-
shirt at the end of the camp.
Registration is being held in
the main office of Fletcher
Middle School. Parents can
register at the school between
8 a.m. an 4 p.m. Monday
through Thursday. Phone
registrations are not accepted,
but registration forms can be
e-mailed to the parents.
For information or to have
a registration for e-mailed,
contact cheers coach Robbie
Knieberg at 247-5929, ext.
322, or at kniebergr@dreams-
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High school football practice officially kicks off


Photos by ROB DeANGELO
ABOVE: Nease High offensive linemen hit the block-
ing sled Monday morning.
BELOW: Fletcher High's Lamar Scruggs, left, holds a
blocking pad during receiver drills.
RIGHT: Much of Nease's morning practice Monday
dealt with honing the passing offense.


BARKER: Jags original punter a well-traveled veteran


Continued from page B-I

while with the Jaguars.
"But it's a situational posi-
tion. You can't do it yourself. It
doesn't matter how well you
kick it if your teammates don't
cover it."
Barker won two of his three
Mackey awards in Jacksonville,
playing under special teams
coordinator Larry Pasquale, his
position coach at Philadelphia
in 1994.
The '94 season was a break-
out year for Barker, who led the
NFL in average punt return
allowed and the NFC in net
punting average.
In 1997, Barker and former
Jaguars placekicker Mike Hollis
became the fourth kicking tan-
dem to make the Pro Bowl.
Barker said Jacksonville "was
the best move" of his career,
but a lucrative, long-term con-
tract nevef materialized.
In 2001, he signed a four-
year deal with the Washington
Redskins, reuniting him with
former Kansas City head coach
Marty Schottenheimer.
In D.C., as with every other.
stop in his NFL career, Barker
had to beat out all comers for
his starting slot.
Staving off competition and
dealing with injuries were all
part of the game, he said.
"You don't want to give up
your job for a day," added
Barker, who made a team
record 96 consecutive starts as
a Jaguar.
"But over time, you are going
to get blindsided. Everyone
wants to blow up the kicker."

End of the tunnel
Barker dislocated his shoul-
ders, broke ribs and sprained
both his ankles as a pro.
He suffered his worst injury
in 2002 after taking a knee to
face while covering a blocked
kick (not his) in a Thanksgiving


game against the Dallas
Cowboys.
The injury, an open nasal
fracture, effectively ended his
second season with the
Redskins. He was placed on the
injured reserve list on
Christmas Eve.
Barker averaged 40.2 yards
per punt the following year,
but was not re-signed for the
2004 season.
Seeing the end of the tunnel,
Barker returned to Atlantic
Beach and continued to stay in
kicking shape, knowing
employment was only a phone
call away.
Stay warm, be ready, is a
kicking specialist's creed.
The phone rang on Aug. 24,
2004. Green Bay was on the
line and, despite drafting a
punter in the third round, was
interested in signing Barker.
At age 40, Barker was long of
tooth, but not short on leg
strength. He beat out rookie
B.J. Sanders for the starting job
and played all 16 games, aver-
aging 40.1 yards per punt.
Barker's versatility he was
both a punter and a holder for
placekicks made him a val-
ued asset on special teams.
And he could tackle.
In 2001 with the Redskins,
Barker, a former free safety in
high school, made a touch-
down-saving stop on Carolina
punt returned Steve Smith, one
the NFL's fastest players.
With the Jaguars in
November 1996, Barker broke
ribs bringing down Baltimore
Ravens returned Jermaine
Lewis. Despite the injury, he
stayed in the game and fin-
ished the season.
Durability was one of
Barker's calling cards.

Monday Night debut
His first game in a Rams uni-
form was Oct. 17. 2005, a
"Monday Night Football"


-encounter with the
Indianapolis Colts at the RCA
Dome.
During the "Monday Night"
broadcast, ABC's Al Michaels
:told viewers that Barker was
scuba diving in Grand Cayman
the week before the Rams
called.
"Al Michaels asked me, 'How
old are you, really?' Barker
recalled.
S"I neyer took a snap with the
team before that game. I had a
55-yard punt right out of the
box."
Barker beat out a fifth-round
draft pick for the Rams job, fin-
ishing the year with a 42.7
average on 50 punts. His
longest was a 63-yarder. His net
average that year equaled his
career mark of 37.2 with the
Jaguars.
Now a partner in a group
heath insurance firm, Barker
stays connected with Jackson-
ville's NFL franchise as one of 18
Jaguar ambassadors.
His sons, Colin and Trevor,
are running cross country for
Bishop Kenny High this fall.
His daughter, Kilty, is a gym-
nast.
Barker's wife, Leah, sells real
estate and is the founder of Let
Us Play sports camps for girls.
Barker said he lives 12 blocks
north of the first house his par-
ents ever rented at the Beaches.
Barker's father was an ensign
and a communications officer
on the destroyer USS Robert K.
Huntington. Barker said the
ship's code name was Jaguar.
When he graduated from
Santa Clara with an economics
degree in 1986, Barker thought
about going into commercial
real estate with his father, or
studying for an MBA.
But the former college walk-
on never took the easy route to
success.
In Barker's bio in the 1996
Jaguars media guide, the book


notes that Barker won the
NFL's net punting titlein 1995
on his final kick of the season.
"The mark of a top punter is
consistency, which he has
demonstrated," the guide says.
"But in Bryan's case, it's
improvement. His net punting
average has improved every
season of his six-year career."
"My plan was to try. and
make it in the NFL," said
Barker, who spent four years
practicing on high school fields
before making a regular-season
NFL roster.
"Each year I went a little fur-
ther than before: I still can't
believe I played all those
years.


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while practicing with the first-team offense during the Senators'
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NEPTUNE BCH- FSBO, 1502 Neptune
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corner lot, 1678sf, walk to beach,
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$499,900. (904)307-9107:
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SPECTACULAR MARSHVIEW
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514-1090.
OAK HARBOR GEM
Concrete block, 4/2, 1650sf, totally reno-
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$199,900 246-6337.
ENJOY BEACH Living! Great heighbor-
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close to schools, ICW views. 3BR/2.5BA,
builders home, kitchen w/island gas cook-
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ATLANTIC BEACH, near ICW, 4BR/2BA
house, large fenced yard, stone fireplace,
new carpet. 2153 Featherwood Dr. E.
Owner relocating and must sell. Reduced,
$219,900. (904)280-2728 Iv. msg.
NEPTUNE, EAST of A1A, 3BR/2BA, ga-
rage. 233 Pine St. $589,000. 249-7946,
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Sacrificing gorgeous 3/2, 2 car gar/. wood
floors & tile, covered patio, above ground
pool, so much for so little!
HARBOR WINDS SUBD. off Kernan &
Matthew ungar., $219,000.
SUTTON LAKES- ANOTHER STEAL!
Newer 3/2, 2 car gar. Hardly lived in. No-
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w/ sep. meter, and all neutral colors.
$219,900.
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REDUCED!
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all white brick. Many updates an, ,ame,-,,
tie's;,' 2268sf. view on rEaliorcom
$439,900, 1106 Hagler Dr. W. 241-6514,
655-7831. Motivated Seller!
HANDY MAN SPECIAL
3/2 BIG LOT & TREES; NEAR A1A &
WONDERWOOD. HURRY! ONLY
$149,000. Kay Hewings, Magnolia Proper-
ties, (904)553-5019.
PRICED TO SELL! Buy Owner, 3BR/2BA,
Neptune By the Sea. $379,900 will co-op.
Call Matt (904)382-8432,
NEAR MAYO- IC water access, 3BR/2BA,
$355,000, Independent Brokers & Assoc.,
Inc. 247-4333, 710-3111.
SAN MARCO- Gorgeous 2/1, hardwood
floors, CH&A. New: kitchen, windows,
plantation shutters. Garage, fruit trees,
two porches, $187K, 725-3933.
LEASE PURCHASE 5BR/3BA, $249,900,
close to Fleming Island, built 2006, Inde-
pendent Brokers & Assoc., Inc. 247-4333,
710-3111.
3BR/2AB, NICE, Move-In Ready. Large
open floor plan, neutral colors. Fireplace.
skylight. 18" tile floors, New carpet in bed-
rooms.. Newer appliances, Tons of stor-
age, closets, attic, shed. 2car garage.
Landscaped, sprinkler system. Big FL
room, porch, deck and yard w/privacy
fence. Quiet neighborhood near park..
FREE LCD TV. Showing w/refreshments
Sat/ Sun/ Mon- 11am-2pm or by appt. Co-
op @ 3%. $299,999. Offers accepted un-
til 8/20/07. 1157. 18th Street North
(904)607-1706.
JAX BEACH, 3BR/2BA, fireplace, hard-
wood floors, pool, 1777sf., double lot. Ap-
praised at $442,900; Asking $365,000.
Will entertain all offers. MUST SELL!!
1218 6th Avenue North. Call (904)241-
4344 leave msg.
OPEN HOUSE, 1804 10th Street North,
Jax Beach, Sat. & Sun., 1pm-4pm.
Charming inside and out. 4BR/2BA, walk-
ing distance to Fletcher and the beach.
Immaculate arfd move-in ready. $299K.
(904)234-4047.
OPEN HOUSE Sunday 4-7pm Walden
Chase, 817 Derby Lane. 904-262-2884.


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SAWGRASS BERMUDA Court Patio
Home. Player's Club section, back yard
fronts on beautiful lagoon, 2 min walk to
large park, community pool, quiet and safe
neighborhood, 2BR/2BA, 1700sf., no ga-
rage, excellent condition. Price Reduced
to $259,500! (904)571-3877.
ATTENTION INVESTORS
MUST SELL IN KENSINGTON! Cute
2BR/2BA +den, 1car garage, fireplace,
fenced backyard, extensive tile. $10,000
below appraisal! 1630 Ashmore Green
Drive. $177,000 OBO. (904)361-8373.
AT MAYO, 3BR/2BA, 2CG, GR w/FP;
screened front & rear porch, $249,000: In-
dependent Brokers & Assoc., Inc.
247-4333,710-3111.


PRICE SLASHED PvI 2/2. replace.
screened paLo overlooking lake.
$195,900. Consider lease option. Van-
guard Realty (904)463-7343.
OCEAN FRONT
2/1 top floor, corner unit, tiled balcony with
great views. Elevator, pool and storage,
349,900. Owner/Agent. 887-7053.
PONTE VEDRA Cranes Lake townhouse
2BR 2.5BA $180,000. Call 710-8858..
PRICE REDUCED 100K MiraVista in-
vestor liquidation, 2674sf. w/garage on
marina. Value $799K. Sell $699K. 40' slip
additional $159K. (904)463-2845. Only
Buyers/ Investors. No Brokers please.
Equity trade considered.


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MAYPORT LANDING Townhome.
2BR/2BA w/bonus room, new carpet,
CH&A, fenced yard. Near ocean and Han-
na Park. 1158 Songbird Lane. $117,900.
280-2728 Iv. msg.
OCEANFRONT, 2BR/2BA, totally remod-
eled, all custom cabinets, Corian counters
and ceramic tile throughout, $549K
(904)859-8101.
FSBO 3BR/2BA, Summerhouse town-
home in PVB, east of A1A, near club
house, awesome amenities, last 3 bed-
room available, $359k, Call 509-3947.
REDUCED! AB, beautifully remodeled
2/2. Wood floors. Call 235-9304.
LEGENDS/WGV
Desirable first floor end unit. Sale $210K
or rent $1100/mo. (904)565-9919.



MCGUIRE MORTGAGE
Free 2nd opinions! Call Steve McGuire
246-9915.


HOME AT the beach for only $8500 cash!
2BR/2BA, single wide, includes applian-
ces, W/D; -carport, screened room. Quiet
beaches park. Needs some TLC & minor
touch up work. Can be moved into now.
483-1725, 247-1135.
PALM HARBOR Homes. Factory liquida-
tion sale. Modulars, mobile, & stilt homes.
0% down when you own your land. Call
for Free color brochures (800)622-2832.


VALENCIA, JAX Beach, 2/2, 1357sf., full 2BR/2BA, REMODELED, great condition,
amenities, new appliances. Easy access 5 miles beach. $12,000 OBO. 223-5651.
JTB. $380K. (904)241-4544. No Realtors.


ATLANTIC BEACH,, 1BR/1BA, 1 block to
beach, $175,000. Call (904)246-6758.
PVB 2/2, will pay 3% down payment, and
$3k closing costs, $222k. Need to sell
quickly: 710-8418.
PONTE VEDRA, walk beach, 1/1, cathe-
dral ceilings, large walk in closet, water to
golf view, pool, tennis, fitness & club-
house. $167,500. (904)608-0962,
(928)396-9544.
PVB 2/2, lease option, $10k down,
$1500/mo., will credit $1k toward down
payment per month. 710-8418.
IMMACULATE 2/2 condo, 1300sqft, w/all
appliances, $199,900, (904)521-3200
PREMIERE OCEANFRONT, Costa Vera-
no, S. Jax Beach., 8th floor units,
3BR/3.5BA, 2605sf., eastern and western
tetraces, upgrades galore, 2 garage park-
ing spaces and storage locker.
$1,299,000. Cynthia Holmes, ReMax
Coastal (904)463-6040.
PRICE REDUCED 100K MiraVista in-
*vestor liquidation, 2674sf. w/garage on
marina. Value $799K. Sell $699K. 40' slip
additional $159K. (904)463-2845. Only
Buyers/ Investors. No Brokers please.
Equity trade considered.


ATL BCH, off Wonderwood, 2BR/ 2BA
townhouse. $870/mo. plus dep. 294-8054.
OCEANVIEW, NEW luxury 3BR/2BA
condo at Pier Point! Amenities incl. pool,
granite countertops & morel $1750/mo. All
South Realty, 241-4141.
JAX BEACH, 2BR/1BA, newly renovated
apartment, W/D. Available August.
$850/mo +deposit. No pets, no smoking.
201 No. 9th St., For appointment,
993-2661.
2BR/2BA TOWNHOME bonus room,
CH&A, located in Mayport Landing, near
ocean and Hanna Park, $750/mo, $700
deposit, 280-2728 Iv message.

PV TH, The Fountains, 2/1.5, 1500sf,
newly decorated. $950/mo. +dep. Gentry
Properties, 285-7236 or 233-8726.
ATLANTIC BEACH- Oceanside,
2BR/2BA condo w/club pool, just steps to
beach! $1100/mo. All South Realty, 241-
4141.
PONTE VEDRA- 3BR/2BA condo w/club
pool & morel $1200/mo.. All South Realty,
241-4141.
PV BEACH Summer House. 2BR/1.5BA,
adjacent to pool, $1200/mo. Small pets
welcome. (904)280-3138.


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Unfurnished Homes 2033 Sandpiper Pt. NB 3BR/2BA, home Ocean Links 2BR/2BA, 2nd floor w/fireplace,
The Plantation PV 3BR/2.5BA, beautiful has screened lanai, deck, new carpet & paint, screened porch, amenities. $1000/mo.
5 2 story home, hardwood and tile floors, den/ fenced yard & garage. $1400/mo. The Colony PV 2BR/2BA, ground floor, east
0 office, balcony. $3000/mo. L'Atrium PV Comm. pool & tennis, 2BR/ ofA1A, garage, tile floors, new carpet and paint.
SSalt Creek Island PV 4BR/3.5BA, 2BA,homew/wooddeck, hottub. $1375/mo. $1100/mo.
spectacular home, water to golf course views, 2BR/2BA home w/private pool. $1595 Palms at Marsh Landing J
Tropical backyard w/pool & spa. $3000/mo. Cranes Lake PV 2BR/2.5BA, two story Is prh cities
erao J 3 /2.5A, b n lakefront condo, screened lanai, fireplace, Screened porch, tile floors, amenities.
Costa Verano JB 3BR/2.5BA, brand new comm. pool. $1100/mo. 2BR/2BA, 2nd floor, top unit. $1100/mo.
luxury townhouse, ocean views, attached 2 comm. pool. $1100/mo..
l Intracoastal West 2BR/2BA, ground floor w/garage. $1150/mo.
car garage, amenities. $3000/mo. Aante Kernan 2BR/2BA, 3rd floor condo 3BR/2BA, 2nd floor, top/end unit. $1300/mo.
Ponte edra By Sea PV 4BR/3BA, home w/upgrades, screened porch, amenities. Valencia JB 2BR/2BA, brand new w/10ft.
has living, dining and great room, 3 car $1000/mo. ceilings, balcony, tile floors, amenities.
Garage, screened porch. $2750/mo. Point Meadows Place Gate Pkwy $1475/mo.
SAzalea Point- PV 5BR/3BA, large two story 3BR/2BA, newer 3rd floor condo, porch, Furnished Rentals
o home w/sunroom, great water views, club elevator, preserve views, amenities, carport. Sawgrass PV 4BR/4.5BA, 2 story home,
pool, tennis. $2700/mo. $1025/mo.
n. $ screened in pool, golf course views, game room.
SSummerfield PV 3BR/2BA, spacious Sail Cove Town Center Gate Pkwy 2BR/ $3500/mo.
home in walking distance to schools & bch, 2BA, ground floor condo, private garage,
Spatio, 2 car garage. $2200/mo.. screened porch, amenities. $1150/mo. Ocean Grande SPY 3BR/3BA, 2nd floor
Ponte Veda Shores Vilao 4BR/4BA, olf Creek Hodges luxury condo, garage, tile floors, elevators,
ne hos, il o Newer townhouse w/ wooded preserve screened porch. $3200/mo.
newer-3 story townhouse, tile floors, attached
garage, ocean views. $2000/mo. views, amenities, screened porch. The Colony PV 2BR/2BA, ground floor condo, '
garage, ocean views. $2000/mo. 2BR/2.5BA. $1100/mo. fireplace, garage, east of AA. $1500/mo.
SSandy Oaks PV 3BR/2BA, home w/wood 2BR/2.5BA. Endunit. $1150/mo.replace, garage, east of AA. $1500/mo.
deck, hardwood floors, 2 car garage, Unfarnished Condos
cathedral ceilings. $1500/mo. Grand Cay ViRE/MAX Coastal Real Estate
Oakbridge PV 3BR/2BA, home interior/ Brand a ti w/catedrl ceilinV Property Management
2BR/2BA, third floor w/cathedral ceilings,
exterior recently remodeled, comm. pool, screened porch, amenities. $925/mo. (800)299-5616 (904)285-5640
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SOUTH JAX Beach, 2BR/2.5BA, W/D,
dishwasher, 2car garage, 1 block from
ocean, 3 stories w/4th floor deck. 630
South 2nd St. Unit C3. $2000/mo.
+$1500/dep. includes utilities. Credit
check necessary. (904)334-2728.
2 BLOCKS from Ocean in Neptune
Beach. Renovated, 3/2 upstairs unit,
CH&A, DW, WDHU. $1350/mo. No smok-
ing. No dogs. 613-6177.
ATLANTIC BEACH
Townhouse, steps to Town Center, clean
and move in ready, balcony, 2BR, WDHU,
fenced yard, great parking. $1050/mo.
280-2805.
OLD ATLANTIC Beach, 1/1 studio, 1.5
blocks to beach! Charming. W/D, utilities
included. No smokers; pets considered. 7
month lease.$850 furnished, $800 unfur-
nished 233-4205.
NEPTUNE BCH, 1 house off the ocean
with great ocean views, Ig 1BR/1.5BA,
screened porch $1050/mo. No pets.
904-614-6061.
BRAND NEW, 3/2 condo, located in Pier-
point with partial ocean views 800sqft
deck. gorgeous in and out; includes two
secured/ covered parking spaces, W/D.
one month rent free with two year lease!
$2200/mo. Call 242-9195.
NORTH JAX Beach, 2BR/1BA upstairs, 1
year lease, no pets. No W/D hookup,
$800/mo., $800/dep. 329-3 North 14th
Ave. Call 246-8970 or 591-1218.
1 BLOCK TO PIER & BEACH
1 BR w/dining room, large deck, wood
floors, laundry room, good closets. Wave
Crest, 122 Fourth Avenue North $900/mo.
993-2555. BeachesApartments.com
JAX BEACH. Oceanview. Renovated.
Hardwood floors, Dishwasher, CH&A. stu-
dio, $750/mo. (904)422-3053, (904)553-
1354.
1.5 BLOCKS to ocean, 1st Ave. S. 1BR,
CH&A, no pets, $650/mo. 891-0606.
ATLANTIC BEACH, 2BR/1.5BA town-
house; 5 blocks from ocean, $785/mo.
Call Elizabeth, 415-5454.
NEPTUNE BEACH TOWNHOUSE availa-
ble 9/1/07. 2008 Fourth St, 2BR/1BA, liv-
ing, dining, kitchen, W/D, dishwasher,
hardwood floors, private drive. $1100/mo.
+$1100 security deposit. We pay NB wa-
ter! trash/ sewer. 280-7823.
RENT or LEASE TO OWN
ONE BLOCK TO OCEAN
2BR/2BA new luxury condo in Oceans
Edge- Jax Beach. Pool clubhouse, gran-
ite, stainless, W/D, tile throughout. Credit
check+ deposit. No dogs. No smoke.
$1500/mo. 241-5564.
ATLANTIC BEACH: 289 Ahern St.,
$800/mo., 2 blocks to ocean, across from
Town Center; 2BR/1BA, CH&A, hardwood
floors, tile bath. No pets. $1000 deposit,
water, garbage & sewer included in rent.
(904)234-7777.
JAX BEACH, 1BR apartment. 404 Upper
8th Ave. S. (904)733-3194.
GARAGE, EFFICIENCY Apartment, unfur-
nished, nice neighborhood, clean,.wood-
like flooring. $450/mo., water, electric and
cable included. 403-4673.
NEPTUNE BCH, Lora St., East of AlA,
2BR 1BA, WDHU & storage, beachy w/
hardwood floors, new HVAC, $1000/mo.
plus until lyr lease, dep. & credit check.
Call Rick 891-2345.
NEPTUNE BCH, near ocean. Nice mod-
ern well taken care of 2BR Apt. All amen-
ites, $980/mo. Also 1 BR Apt $775/mo.
247-1417.
LARGE 1 bedroom. Excellent location. 2
blocks to ocean. Very clean. No Pets.
$675/mo. 642-1214 and 241-1219.
OLD ATLANTIC Beach, 320 3rd St., du-
plex, 2BR/1BA, CH&A, WDHU, pets nego-
tiable. Large backyard, 3 blks from ocean
and town center, $1200/mo.. +$1200/de-
posit. (904)477-1041.


JAX BEACH, very nice 2BR house at
1640 7th St. No., 1 year lease. No pets.
Credit check; available now. $975/mo.
891-0606.
PONTE VEDRA Pool Home, spacious
3/2.5 on large lot, east of A1A, walk to
beach, $2500/mo. +deposit, lawn and pool
care included. (904)607-6143.
PONTE VEDRA
125 Bluefish Ave. 3/2 home, garage,
fenced, $1150/mo.
includes lawn service,
security deposit equal 1/2 month.
Broker/ Owner, 249-8766
OCEANVIEW TOWNHOME- S. Ponte Ve-
dra Beach w/elevator, beautiful ocean
views. 4BR/4BA, 2800sf, garage. Private
beach access. Available 9/1. $2500/mo.
furnished/ $2300/mo. unfurnished. Call
904-607-6154.
3BR/ 1BA, w/garage, tile floors, large
yard, covered patio, remodeled kitchen.
Quiet street, close to neighborhood
schools, park and beach. 1120 S. 8th St.
JB $1300/mo. +dep. 343-7264.
AVAILABLE SEPT. 1st, 12226 Versailles
St., near Beach Blvd. and Kernan Blvd.
Very private, quiet neighborhood. 3/2,
CH&A, WDHU, ceiling fans, hardwood &
carpet floors, fenced yard. $950/mo. dis-
counted rent, lyr. lease. No pets.
(904)993-1114.


CLOSE TO Base, like new, very quiet,
1BR/1BA, laundry on premises, water,
electric, and satellite TV included. Small
pets ok. $700/mo. 247-4221.
LOVELY FULLY renovated upscale condo
with self storage in the Atlantic Beach
area. 3 blocks from Town Center, 2/1,
$1100/mo, 2/2 $1300/mo. Call 242-9195.
JAX BEACH: 434 N. 5th Ave., 3BR/1BA,
$1000/mo, +security. 333-2981 & 246-
4731.
ATLANTIC BEACH, 4th St., 5 minutes to
ocean and town center, 2BR/1BA, CH&A,
recently refurbished. Pets negotiable.
$1100/mo. (904)724-2680, (904)246-
4293, (904)613-4021, (904)704-5044.
ATLANTIC BEACH, 2BR townhouse,
CH&A, WDHU. No pets. $895/mo. +$500
deposit, 246-3130.
MOBILE HOMES. $525 to $575, on pri-
vate lots. Near Mayport Naval Station, no
dogs, 333-5579.
NEPTUNE, LARGE 3BR/1.5BA upper
unit, walk to ocean, large deck, CH&A,
WDHU. No pets. No smoking. Discount
rent $1300/mo. 307-2841, 223-5211.
JAX BEACHFRONT 2BR condo, no lease,
pet .negotiable, $1350/mo., avail. 9/1.
673-1550.

ATL BCH townhome, 170 Poinsettia St.
4.5 blocks to beach, 2BR/2BA, hardwood
upstairs, tile 'downstairs, fenced yard,
$1150/mo. 629-2628.
OCEAN VIEW Apartment 1BR/1BA.
CH&A, newly renovated, dishwasher,
microwave. 127 7th Ave. N., Jax Beach.
No Pets. $895/mo. Lloyd (904)535-8844.
DUPLEX- HISTORIC Springfield, 1416
Pearl St., upper unit. Large 2BR, hard-
wood floors, country kitchen, pantry.
$625/mo. +deposit. No pets. 223-5211,
307-2841.
OCEANFRONT- efficiency condo w/club
pool! Furnished & ready for occupancy!
$895/mo. All South Realty, 241-4141.

S. JAX BCH
2 BR APTS
CH/A, WDHU. East of 1st St. $795-
$895/mo. 241-RENT, 733-3730.
PONTE VEDRA, resort atmosphere,
gated, 2-story, 1BR/1BA, end unit, wash-
er/dryer included. $925/mo. 998-9148.
ATLANTIC BEACH, Main St., 2BR/1.5BA,
CH&A, f/p, WDHU, dishwasher, $785/mo.,
891-0606.
JAX BCH- 116 13th Ave N., downstairs,
1/2 blk to bch, 2BR/1BA, CH&A, W/D.
$995/mo, +dep. Avail Sept., '07.
(904)509-8536.
MAYPORT LANDING 2BR/ 2BA TH.
Fenced yard, CH/A. 1188 Songbird Ln.
$790/mo. $700/dep. 280-2728 Iv msg.

FACING OCEAN
1 BR w/separate study, upstairs w/fantas-
tic ocean views, covered deck, wood
floors, washer/ dryer. 2224 Ocean Drive
South $950/mo. 993-2555
BeachesApartments.com
1-1/2 BLOCKS to Ocean, 1st Ave.
South, 1BR/1BA. $600/mo. (904)891-
0606.
WALK TO beach, 208-214 10th Ave. No.,
efficiency, $550/mo; 1BR, $575/mo; laun-
dry room in building. Credit check. No
pets. 514-8530.
1654 MAIN Street, Atlantic Bch. 2/1,
WDHU, A/C, ceiling fans, fireplace. No
pets. $675/mo + dep. 246-4098.


PONTE VEDRA, 2BR/.2BA condo, East of
A1Al $1000/mo. All South Realty,
241-4141.


OLD PV, 4BR/2BA, 3 lots from ocean,
2400sf, WBFP, $1950/mo., 220-6244.
ATLANTIC BEACH
3BR/ 2.5BA 2700sf, fireplace, 1535 Selva
Marina Dr. 3 blks to ocean, across from
Selva Marina Country Club. Pets ok,
$2250/ mo. 838-6333. Avail 7/1.
MUST SEE! SOUTH JAX BCH
Clean and airy 3BR/2BA house, like-new,
open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, tile
throughout and carpet in bedrooms, wash-
er/ dryer, 2 car garage, pets considered.
Near Sunshine Park on South Beach
Parkway. Bike to the beach! Walk your
dog to Starbucks! Available September 1.
$200 off first two months rent (when you
sign year lease). $1750/mo. $1500/de-
posit $30/application fee. (904)859-1818

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ATLANTIC BEACH, NICE 2BR/1BA town-
house flat. Large kitchen/ appliances, ce-
ramic tile. Lots of closets. Close to Beach-
es/ Mayport. 66 West 5th St., S1050/mo,
465-2163.
INTRACOASTAL WEST, 3BR/2BA w/ga-
rage! Convenient to schools, shopping &
beach! $1150/mo. All South Realty,
241-4141.
ATLANTIC BCH, 302 Magnolia. 2200sf,
5BR 3BA, hardwood floors, carpet, jacuzzi
tub, all appliances, 2car gar. Avail. late
August. $2175/mo. (904)759-0267.
JAX BEACH, charming bungalow, 1 block
to beach access, 3BR/1BA, CH&A, ga-
rage w/utility room/ shower, WDHU. Cor-
ner lot, fenced backyard. 1yr. lease. No
pets. $1350/mo. (813)486-9418.
RIPTIDE, JAX Beach, 3BR/2BA. Quiet,
friendly cul-de-sac, large bedrooms, tile
floors, new carpets in bedrooms, fenced
backyard, open floor plan with great stor-
age. $1400/mo. (904)260-8329
NEPTUNE BCH, Summer Sands,
2BR/2.5BA, W/D included, HOA does
lawn, $1200/mo., Heather (904)477-9783.
AVAILABLE NOW. Courtney Woods,
2BR/2BA, refrigerator, W/D included. No
cats. 403-3831.
ATLANTIC BCH- block to ocean! Enjoy
the beach life in this 3BR/2BA home with
fireplace, DR, eat-in kitchen, screened
porch & deck. $1675/mo. 450 Garden
Lane. (904)553-3528.
W'BEACHES, 3/2, LR/ DR combo,
fireplace, EIK, split BR's, patio, cathedral
ceilings. $1100/mo. TDO Mgmt. Svc.
246-1125.
RENTAL OR Lease Purchase. Neptune
Beach, 4BR/3.5BA, pool, 3000sf.
$1900/mo. (904)307-9107.
3/2/2 ICW, good living, great room, fire-
place, tile, carpet, WDHU, large screened
lanai, close to shopping and Mayport,
$1200/mo. credit check. (904)247-7118.
JAX BEACH, 3BR/1BA, 1103 14th Ave N.,
granite counter tops, berber & tile through-
out, laundry room, CH&A, appliances.


ATL BCH/ MAYPORT/ OAK HARBOR
1129 Sebago Ave. So., 3BR/2BA; all new
kitchen & baths, tile, Burber, fenced. Year
lease, S1250/mo.
1232 Galapagos Ave., 3BR/2BA, walking
closet, family room, fireplace, carport,
fenced. Year lease, $1350/mo.
631-3583 or 612-8868
PVB/ SOLANO Cay 3BR/2.5BA,new tile
carpet, A/C. Available now. $1399/mo.
285-2952.
KERNAN, 4/2 w/ frplc., DR, Ig master,
2 car garage., $1400/mo. W/D included,
(904)626-6963.
PABLO BAY
4/3/2, 2310sqft., lake view, vaulted ceiling,
fireplace. Like new, 4 years old; upscale
community, 2 pools, tennis, soccer, club
house, family park. Next to Mayo Clinic/
JTB; minutes to beach. $1795/mo., availa-
ble now. (904)349-3434.
JAX BEACH, 3BR/1.5BA, wood floors,
WDHU, fenced yd. $1200/mo.
+$1000/dep. NO PETS. 1316 Pinewood
Rd.655-5227.

OAK HARBOR, 3/1, available 9/1.
$975/mo. +security, 241-8003.



MAYPORT LANDING 2BR/2BA, privacy
fence, screened in porch, CH&A, utility
room, credit check, $700/mo.
1-888-259-0783.
PONTE VEDRA, GRAND CAY Villa Con-
do. 1BR/1BA, extremely clean unit. 3rd
floor, very private w/large lanai. Fully fur-
nished (new interiors as of 2006). Washer
& dryer/ Appliances included. Vaulted ceil-
ings. Storage closet. Access to all club-
house amenities. $1000/mo. For more in-
formation, please contact David at
(904)612-2710
JAX BCH 2BR/2BA, condo all appliances,
near the beach, 2yrs old, 1car garage.
$1050/mo no pets, ($1200/mo. with pets)
Call 955-8213 for info.
OCEANFRONT, N. Jax Beach, luxury,
2BR/2BA, garage. $2500/mo. Call
(9n04476-7f548


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FT. GEORGE Island, 2/1 MH on fabulous IF YOU are interested in advertising under
4.5 acre marshview lot. $800/mo., this category please call 904-249-9033 or
George, 535-9915, Broker/ Owner. email: classified@beachesleader.com


2/1, SINGLE wide, front kitchen, applian-
ces, W/D included. Quiet beaches park.
$730/mo +1 month deposit. Lot rent is in-
cluded, 483-1725, 247-1135.



OCEANFRONT RENTAL
4BR/4BA, weekly, monthly, yearly. Call
(904)249-8269.
JAX BEACH, 2BR/2BA, fully furnished,
true ocean view. $895/wk. 3rd floor.
(904)537-0023.
OCEANFRONT STUDIO Jax Beach, fur-
nished, pool, balcony, quiet, $975/mo in-
cluding utilities. Avail September & Octo-
ber. 246-4931 or 233-4752.
OCEANFRONT- FURNISHED & unfur-
nished homes & condos! From $700 per
weekly All South Realty, 241-4141.
S. JAX Bch. 2BR, fully furnished, ocean-
front condo. Monthly/ Weekly. 241-0267.
www.rentjacksonvillebeach.com



2 SEPARATE rooms for rent in 2 town-
homes, $500/mo. each. 306-6369.
JAX BEACH, near park, pets ok,
$500/mo,, utilities included. 241-4403.
UNFURNISHED ROOM, N. Jax Beach.
$400/mo. +1/3 utilities. 866-9881.
ATLANTIC BCH responsible roommate to
share house, non-smoking, private bath,
$550/mo. 728-0393.
ROOMMATE FOR 3BR/2BA, w/pool, Jax
Beach. $600/mo +deposit, includes utilit-
ies (904)249-1890.



NICE, CLEAN 3BR/2BA. $400/mo. +utilit-
ies Call 334-6266.


Contact (904)237-3756. JAX BEACH, bedroom upstairs with pri-
ATLANTIC BEACH, 3/2, nice updated, in OCEAN FRONT, furnished, Jax Beach, vate bath. $550/mo. Walk to beach.
Oak Harbor. $1125/mo. +deposit. 2BR/2BA, pool, gym, club, tennis. 3-6mo. (904)237-4354.
910-5913 or (904)491-6008. lease. $2495/mo. (904)874-9540.
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4-BLOCKS TO Ocean. 1BR/1BA, all tile. PONTE VEDRA, 2BR/2.5BA condo, FP,
$699/mo.+ deposit. 405 Lower 8th Ave. new carpet, W/D, pool, etc. 1092 Sea-
South. 534-2120. hawk Dr. N. $900/mo. incl. water & sewer,
..... .. .. .... ... 1. lyr lease. No pets, 221-6037.


IN I ACOASTAL/ MARSH, VICW
4/4 townhouse, 2800sf. +garage, South
PV area, private beach access. Best rent-
al value $1799/mo. (904)343-0089.
NEPTUNE BCH, 3BR/2BA, 2 car garage,
all brick, large fenced yard, 5 blks to
beach, $1500/mo. 422-7424.
NEPTUNE BCH 116 Lora St., large
3BR/2BA, 1/2 block to ocean. Deck, no
dogs $2500/mo. 463-0222 or 465-2653.
ATLANTIC BEACH, Plaza Dr., 3/2 +FR
W/D, all appliances. Recently remodeled.
No pets. No smoking. Year lease,
$1300/mo. 242-4849.


DIVORCE $275-$350'. Covers children,
etc. Only one signature required! *Ex-
cludes govt. fees! Call weekdays
(800)462-2000 ext.600. (8am-6pm) Alta
Divorce, LLC. Established 1977.
DIVORCE AMERICAN STYLE!
Uncontested divorce papers- Without Kids
while you wait) With kids (a little longer)
95- $180. Since 1981/ By appt. only
(904)641-2187.


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Clean background required. 568-8700.
JAX BEACH, $125/wk. +$150/dep. Full
use of house. Call 509-3181.


JAX BEACH, 2BR/2BA, 3rd floor, 2 blocks ROOM TO rent $575/mo. plus dep. 2
from beach,,$1200/mo., 504-5353. blocks to ocean, 521-8473.


ARLINGTON, LARGE 2BR/2BA, first floor,
all new appliances and cabinets; pool ex-
ercise room, meeting room; $950/mo.
Possible rent to own. Steve, 553-9890.
JAX BEACH SOUTH. 2BR/1BA, remod-
eled 2nd floor duplex, unfurnished, 100 ft.
from ocean. Pool, CH&A, WDHU. No pets,
1 parking space. $1099/mo. Please call
(904)463-1036.
PVB LARGEST 2BR/2BA in Grand Cay
Villas; fireplace, office area w/ desk;
mounted flat TV, screened porch, 2 full
storage rooms; 2nd floor, easy access,
private corner unit. No pets. References,
$1095/mo. +security. 540-0751.


ATLANTIC BEACH home, 3BR/2BA w/ga- PONTE VEDRA Summerhouse. New
rage, $1295/mo. Call 655-2207. Visit 2BR/2BA. 5 star amenities. Great location!
www.569s.tk Bottom floor unit. $990/mo. +deposit. 838-
9400.
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NEPTUNE BtAHn i WNIHUU t availa-
ble 9/1/07. 2008 Fourth St, 2BR/1BA, liv-
ing, dining, kitchen, W/D, dishwasher,
hardwood floors, private drive. $1100/mo.
+$1100 security deposit. We pay NB wa-
ter/ trash/ sewer. 280-7823.


JAX BEACH, 3/2 LR/DR, wood floors
throughout, garage, fenced back yard,
$1200/mo., TDO Mgmt. Svc., 246-1125.
S. JAX Bch, 3BR/1.5BA, tile, spacious LR,
Ig fenced yard, walk to all, $1100/mo' Pets
negotiable w/deposit. 27 Millie Drive. Call
904-797-2421 or kald4@yahoo.com
POQNTE VEDRA, 3BR/2.5BA Townhouse.
East of A1A. Spacious, all tile, on ground
floor, community pool, great schools.
1800sf. $1250/mo. (904)463-2532.


ICW WEST, 2BR/1BA, W/D. Brand new
kitchen. Pool, work out room. $950/mo.
+deposit, 728-0393.
INTRACOASTAL WEST- new waterfront
3/3, gated, 2000sf, granite, S/S applian-
ces, pool, garage. $1895/mo. 273-0125.
1BR/1BA, Palms at Marsh Landing. Gat-
ed, 2nd Fl, W/D, all amenities, plenty of
storage. Close to beaches. Non-smoker
only. Unfurnished/ Furnished $850/
$1000/mo., 12 mo. lease. 904-386-8898.
ATLANTIC BEACH, Oceanfront,
1BR/1.5BA sleeps 4 plus, completely fur-
nished. Available 9/4/07 thru 12/26/07.
$1500/mo. (952)201-4557.


AB, PRIVATE 1st floor, master bedroom,
private bathroom, 235-9304.
ROOM TO rent in Nep. Bch home w/ Pool.
270-1371.



BEACHES SECURITIES Licensed CPA
has office space to rent w/CPA or CFP.
Looking for long-term association. Re-
spond to PO Box 51591, Jacksonville
Beach, FL 32240



WAREHOUSE FOR lease, 1375sqft, with
small office and bathroom. Air conditioned
$13.65/sqft.+ CAM approx. $2100/mo.
South Jax Beach, 241-1880.


OCEANFRONT CONDO, 2BR/2BA, tFRn .. do. c artSi.e e-
Ocean4. No pets, lyr. lease. .$1500/mo.. EE: indoor catspartSi~i,- -
(904)3 No pesl.4-2737. ease. tionate, spayed, declawed. Need good
S(90"4)33-2737. home."226-5081.


PVB. SPACIOUS, 1200sf., 2BR/2BA. Lots
of amenities. $1000/mo. Call 234-2646.


JAX BEACH, 3 bedrooms, newly remod- JAX BEACH The Villas at Marsh Landing,
eled. 14th Ave. S., hot tub. $1275/mo. 2BR/2BA, garage, $1000/mo., no dogs,
568-8700. maish view. Contact Brian at (904)234-
4794.
MARSH FRONT, Neptune Beach,
4BR/2BA, large yard. No smoking, no 2/2 SPLIT,W/D. JTB & Hodges.
pets. $2000/mo., 246-9915. $1055/mo. (904)249-4324.


ATLANTIC BEACH' Townhouse,
3BR/2.5BA, 1/2 blk to beach access, s/s
refrigerator and DW, W/D, microwave,
fireplace, CH&A, 3 car parking, decks on
all stories, $1750/mo. 673-7863.
ATLANTIC BEACH, 2BR/2BA, single fam-
ily home, nice fenced backyard with extra
storage. $900/mo. +$500/deposit.
(904)247-9850.
JAX BEACH, 3BR/2BA, 1480sf.,
$1400/mo. +deposit, Call (904)521-6115.
PLAYERS CLUB Sawgrass, very nice
brick home, 4BR/2BA, 2car garage.
$1795/mo. Call (904)631-8963.
N. JAX Beach- 3BR/1BA, just 5 blocks to
ocean! Equipped kit & more! $1150/mo.
All South Realty, 241-4141.

ATLANTIC BCH like new luxury pool
home. 4BR/3BA, 3000sf, listen to the
ocean and walk to the beach from this qui-
et neighborhood. Will consider lease/
lease purchase or 100% financing.
$3750/mo., 514-1090.
PVB, SAWMILL Lakes, 4BR/3BA cul-de-
sac lot, on lake, 2 car garage, $1800/mo.
includes lawn care. (904)477-1242.
PONTE VEDRA- 3BR/2BA home w/large
backyard Near recreation area!
$1050/mo. All South Realty, 241-4141.
POJNTE VERDA, 3BR/2BA, $1500/mo.,
338-8697.
WOLFCREEK TOWNHOME, 2/2, like
new $1100/mo.. Call 588-4691
PONTE VEDRA. Close to schools, beach-
es, and shopping. Cute 2/1 cottage on
beautifully wooded 1.7 acre lot; CH&A,
fireplace, '$950/mo. Call George,
535-9915. Broker/ Owner.
ATLANTIC BEACH, 3/2 inground pool;
walk to beaches/ Town Center, $1650/mo.
241-1886.
ATL BCH, 2BR/1.5BA Townhouse,
WDHU, no pets, no smoking $875/mo,
1374 Main St. 571-2719.
PONTE VEDRA Beach, Sawgrass,
TPC, 3BR/2BA, fence, fireplace,
washer/dryer, garage, pets OK. Lawn care
included, $1400/mo. (678)488-4595,
(770)592-5343
JAX BEACH, 3BR/1BA, CH&A, WDHU.
1004 North 7th St. $1150/mo. +dep.
(904)249-3214, (904)945-3303.


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PONTE VEDRA Bch, 3/2 w/ garage, spa-
cious, new tile, paint and blinds, ground
floor, end unit, screened lanai, fireplace,
ceiling fans, all amenities, 1 mile to beach,
$1350/mo. Must seel 904-273-8923 or
904-294-8164.
OCEANFRONT STUDIO Jax Beach, fur-
nished, pool, balcony, quiet, $975/mo in-
cluding utilities. Avail September & Octo-
'ber. 246-4931 or 233-4752.


RESCUED KITTENS 1 Siamese, 1
gray/white, free to good home. Approx.
3mo. old, spayed, rabies sh6t. 246-8465.
FREE CATS and Kittens to approved
homes. Call 242-0224.
FREE TO good home: 2 older dogs, 7yrs.,
yellow lab, beagle, both female/ spayed.
All shots current (moving). Very loving.
246-6756.
PET SITTING, in your home. Dog walking.
Responsible, mature. Call Kitty, 874-6062.



PURE BRED Wheaton Terrier needs a
family to love & play with; 7 mo. old, neu-
tered, all shots. Paid. $400, make offer.
707-5640.


PVB, 2BR/2BA, gated, fireplace, ground MINI SCHNAUZER, male, 9mo., beautiful
floor, $995/mo., 864-2440. black and silver. $300. 434-9095.


DECORATER, HIGH-END, 2BR/2BA
oceanfront condo. Living' room and Master
Bedroom overlooking ocean w/balcony.-
Front balcony overlooks Jacksonville sky-
line. Fully furnished, great amenities in-
cluding covered parking, pool, hot tub,
tennis and sandy beach. For more 'details
call 398-9080 x211.
OCEAN'S EDGE condo, 2/2, pool/ lagoon
view, new $1450/mo, $1000 deposit. No
pets, no smoking. Call 234-3130. For
ease or Sale
ATLANTIC BEACH cozy condo. 1 block
off ocean. 2BR/1BA, -stackable W/D in-
cluded. 900sqft, $1200/mo., $1200 depos-
it +utilities. Non-smoker. 68 Ocean Blvd.
Call Cathy, 307-4095.
CONDO 2BR/2BA, 1 block to beach,
washer/ dryer included, $1250/mo. Call
Andrew Cumminos. (904)874-7823.


SHITZU PUPPIES for sale! Two males.
Call 962-5466.
2 YR. old, Lemon & white male Bassett
Hound w/papers. Needs good home.
$400. 334-0828 Iv. msg.
AUSTRALIAN BLUE Heelers, born May
19th, $150 Make great frisbee dogs.
Call'Karen 742-3315 Iv. msg.



FOUND TAN/WHITE Cocker Spaniel 8/6
on A1A in PVB. Pink collar w/ hearts. No
tags. Call 273-2729 to identify.
FOUND DOG, small brown & white fe-
male; Unice Rd. area. Call to identify,
246-2045.


-- FOUND CAT, 11th St. No. area; orange
3BR/2BA SUMMERHOUSE condo in domestic short hair, with light blue collar;
PVB, possible lease option, $1750/mo. extremely sweet. Call 414-217-5523.
Avail immediately 509-3947.___________


PVB, 2BR/1.5BA TH Very clean & nice.
$895/mo. Avail now. (904)333-3844.


The Board of Appeals for the City of Nep-
tune Beach, Florida will hold a Public
Hearing on Wednesday August 22, 2007
at 6:30 p.m., in Ine Nepiune Beach Mu.
nrcl.pa1 BiJildirg. 116 Firs! Sireel, Io ,on
siier Ihi i.:.I .,ming3 '* '. : ..
V07-11: Variance request of Mr. and Mrs.
Casey Wright for the property located at
1519 Leeward Lane proposing to vary the
west side and rear yards. The request is
to attach existing garage to house via
roofed breezeway and convert garage into .
habitable space.
V07-13: Variance request of Ms. Lesli A.
Huso for the property located at 114.Flori-
da Blvd. to the existing front, west side
yard, and accessory structures and pro-
posing to vary sections 27-328(a)(1) and
(4). The request is to building a second
story deck.
If a person decides to appeal any decision
made by the board with respect to any
matter considered at such meeting or
hearing, heor she will need a record of
the proceedings, and for such purpose he
or she may need to ensure that a verbatim
record of the' proceedings are made,
which record included the testimony and
evidence upon which the appeal is to be
based.
In accordance with the Americans with
Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Flori-
da Statute, persons with disabilities.need-
ing special accommodation to participate
in this meeting should contact the City
.Clerk's office no later than 5:00 p.m., the
day of the meeting.
BOARD OF APPEALS
NEPTUNE BEACH, FLORIDA
BL 8/8/07


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HOUMLIES E IT'S1 for adoption- Cats & NEED A Math Tutor? I tutor up through
dogs. 246-3600. Algebra I. Lyn Broderick, 247-8609.


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VOICE LESSONS by classically trailed in-
structor. Call 207-0939 and leave mes-
sage.
MUSIC LESSONS
OPUS I Teacher, trained by Opus I au-
thor. No rote memorization, a few rules to
play and improvise easily. 536-2418
AIRLINES ARE Hiring Train for high pay-
ing Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA ap-
proved program. Financial aid if qualified.
Job placement assistance. Call Aviation
Institute of Maintenance (888)349-5387
IF YOU are interested in advertising under
this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified @ beachesleader.com
DRIVER: DON'T just start your career.
Start it right.! Company sponsored CDL
training in 3 weeks. Must be 21. Have
CDL? Tuition reimbursement! CRST.
(866)917-2778.
AMERICA'S DRIVING Academy! Start
your driving career today! Offering cours-
es in CDL A. Low tuition fee! Many pay-
ment options! No registration fee!
(888)899-5910 info@americasdrivingaca-
demy.com.
ATTEND COLLEGE online from home.
Medical, Business, Paralegal, Computers,
Criminal Justice. Job placement assis-
tance. Financial aid and computer provid-
ed if qualified. (866)858-2121 www.On-
lineTidewaterTech.com


a 1.05M i i
PHYSICAL THERAPY Aide, PIT. Busy or-
thopedic clinic. Experience preferred, but
not required. Flexible hours. Rate de-
pends on experience. Fax resume to:
(904)285-4663.
DISCOVERY MONTESSORI seeks Kin-
dergarten Music Teacher, 3 hours on Fri-
days. Kindermusic Certified a plus. Call
247-4577 or e-mail to clane@
dmsonline.org.
CLEANERS NEEDED early evening &
late night. Phone & car a must. 273-2761.

NOTICE TO READERS
HELP WANTED classifications in this
newspaper are intended to announce gen-
uine current job openings. No fees may be
charged to the prospective employee. Ads
for self-employment or business opportu-
nities appear under the Business Opportu-
nities category. Ads which may require
payment of fees for employment informa-
tion, guidance or training may appear un-
der Job Service. Should any Help Wanted
advertiser ask for a fee or if the advertiser
is offering a product or service rather than
a job opening, please notify The Beaches
Leader, 249-9033.
SCHOOL CROSSING GUARD
City of Atlantic Beach, $9.98/hr.; No bene-
fits. Needed for Atlantic Beach Elementa-
ry School (Sherry Dr. crossing) from ap-
prox. 7:45-9am & 2:30-3:30pm on school
days. Approx. start date: 8/20/07. Must
complete training & certification course.
Applications accepted until 08/15/07, 800
Seminole Rd., Atlantic Beach, FL 32233.
For more info call (904)247-5820 or visit
www.coab.us. No smokers/ tobacco
users. Drug testing conducted. EOE.
MARSH LANDING COUNTRY CLUB.
Now hiring part/time Food Expeditor and
AM & PM Banquet Servers. Apply in per-
son Tuesday- Saturday. Call 285-6514 for
directions. Drug test/ EOE.
DISCOVERY MONTESSORI School has
immediate opening (Aug 07) P/T Teaching
Assistant in toddler classroom. M-F, 8am-
1pm. Good hourly wage. AA degree re-
quired. Must enjoy children, send resume
to info@dmsonline.org or call 247-4577.
MOVING COMPANY needs office/ sales
assistant (M/W/F, 9am-6pm) $8-10/hr. En-
ergetic, non-smoker w/computer & sales
experience preferred (904)247-6683.
P/T Kennel technician. Apply at Animal
Medical Clinic, 8000 Sawgrass Village
Circle, Ponte Vedra Beach, 273-9560.
PART-TIME/ FULL-TIME Front Office
Staff. Reip.onribtbiii wIIl include jnser.
ing ohc.nez i.:rt ..luilng pponimirnti artd
marketing. Written and verbal communica-
tion skills and computer knowledge are re-
quired. Please fax resume and references
to (904)246-3778. No phone calls please.

DRIVERS- PART TIME
Atlantic Beach van/ minibus dealership.
Requires several drivers. Ex-school bus/
limo drivers welcome. Clean driving re-
cord; abstract needed. Local and/or long
distance runs. CDL required.. Inquire: 58
West 9th Street or call 241-6004.
PART TIME Data Entry. M-F 2pm-7pm
position. 30 year old consulting company
located at Hodges Blvd. and JTB is seek-
ing an individual to fill their Data Entry po-
sition. Reliability a must Basic comput-
er skills are required, knowledge of Word
& Outlook necessary. Must be able to ac-
curately input customer information into a
computerized database system. Experi-
ence in answering a multi-line telephone
system is desired. $7.50-$8:00. Please
email your resume to email@balescompa-
ny.com or Fax to 421-2100.
PAINTER WANTED: Very minor rust re-
pair and repainting wanted on 1967 Cadil-
ac. Beach area location preferred.
249-4292.



*DIANA'S STYLING SALON*
Looking for a career? Stylists, Baibers,&
Nail Techs needed. Great incentives
w/progression Call Diane at 525-2164 for
more details. EOE.
'CAN YOU dig it?" Heavy Equipment
School. 3wk training program. Backhoes,
bulldozers, trackhoes. Local job place-
ment. Start digging dirt now. Call
(866)362-6497 or (888)707-6886.
MOTIVATED AND Reliable Certified Me-
chanic or Mechanic helper needed for Au-
to Repair Shop at the Beach. Please call
241-5511 for more information.

*BEACH DRIVERS*
Taxi Drivers needed to work Beach and
Intercoastal areas, at least 23 yrs. old,
good driving record. Call 249-0360.
SILK PRESSER, Ponte Vedra area, guar-
anteed hours. 285-5644.
WE NEED landscapers, irrigation techs,
and nursery help. Drug free work place,
DL required. Apply within, Hickory Creek
Nursery 12615 Ivylena Rd.
NOW HIRING experienced dishwashers.
Full & part time. Good pay. The. Bridge
Market & Bistro, PV/ Palm Valley.
285-1154.
HOME IMPROVEMENT repairs. Need re-
liable person M-F, must have tools and
will train. Some experience helpful. Call
241-4620. Apply at 965 11th Ave. South
Jax Beach.

#1 AUTOMOTIVE Book is looking for an
articulate, assertive & self motivated out-
side sales rep. Fax resume to: 800-371-
3069.
RECEPTIONIST


Answer multi-line phone, computer/ cleri-
cal work. $9-$10/hr. M-F, FT or PT. Great
office environment. Near UNF/ FCCJ. Fax
resume (904)928-0266.
BOOKKEEPING ASSISTANT/ Customer
Service. Atlantic Beach, minimum 5 years
manual bookkeeping background,.
QuickBooks, A/R & A/P knowledge help-
ful, Excel, database, internet savvy, parts/
inventory control/ shipping/ receiving/ war-
ranty. Smoke free office. Excellent bene-
fits including profit sharing, www.transit
plus.com. Fax resume, 221-2705.
OTR DRIVERS deserve more pay and
more hometime! $.42/mile! Home week-
ends and during the week! Run our Flori-
da Region! Heartland Express (800)441-
4953 www.heartlandexpress.com.
CUSTOMER SERVICE/ Bookkeeping As-
sistant. Atlantic Beach, minimum 5 years
manual bookkeeping background,
QuickBooks, A/R & A/P knowledge help-
ful, Excel, database, internet savvy, parts/
inventory control/ shipping/ receiving/ war-
ranty. Smoke free office. Excellent bene-
fits including profit sharing, www.transit
plus.com. Fax resume, 221-2705.


SEWING PRODUCTION
Growing company is adding sewing oper-
ators at Southside facility. Must have ex-
perience in commercial environment.
Mon- Fri., 7:30- 4pm. Great benefits. Ap-
ply in person at 10302 Deerwood Park
Blvd., Suite 200. Best wages for those that
can demonstrate skills.
LOOKING FOR hard working, dependa-
ble, detail and multi- task oriented individ-
ual for delivery and maintenance of medi-
cal equipment and supplies. Must have
neat appearance, excellent customer
service skills and excellent driving record.
Background check is required by law. Ap-
ply in person Southeastern Medequip,
Inc., 905 No. Third St., Jacksonville
Beach.
DRIVERS Regional Auto Transport
$1100+/wk 100% Co. Paid Benefits. Paid
Training! 1 yr. OTR req'd. Call John @
Waggoners (912)571-9668.
PGA TOUR
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT Full-Time
Must have at least 5 years of high level
administrative experience, preferably sup-
porting senior management. Bachelors
degree preferred. Must be an energetic
self starter with the ability to work inde-
pendently and efficiently juggle multiple
priorities while maintaining a high degree
of accuracy and thoroughness. Strong
communication and advanced level tech-
nology & MS Office skills including Power-
point also required.
TRAVEL AGENT Full-Time
Corporate travel agency experience & pro-
ficiency with Worldspan preferred. Excel-
lent organizational & follow through skills
with a strong attention to detail in a fast
paced environment required. Professional
image, teamwork, & strong customer serv-
ice skills are essential to work with our cli-
entele. Must be available to work some
evenings & weekends.
PGA TOUR OFFERS
Excellent salary & benefits including:
health/dental/life, performance bonus,
pension, 401(k), family membership to the
TPC Sawgrass & much more. For consid-
eration, apply on-line at
www.pgatour.com. Click on TOUR Busi-
ness at the top of the home page & then
on Careers. No phone calls please. EOE.
ADMIN. ASST with good computer expe-
rience, people skills, and multi tasking
ability. Great pay, benefits. EOE. Fax re-
sume, 339-0263 or 249-2011.
INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL Exchange
Representative: Earn supplemental in-
come placing and supervising high school
exchange students. Volunteer host fami-
lies also needed. Promote world peace!
(866)GO-AFICE or www.afice.org.





"Be Part of the Best"


BEACHES CAR Wash- full time help
needed, Wages negotiable+ tips. Benefits
Avail. Apply in person, 1401 Beach Blvd.

VET TECHNICIAN full-time, experienced.
Start immediately. Apply at Animal Medi-
cal Clinic, 8000 Sawgrass Village Circle,
Ponte Vedra Beach, 273-9560.

NURSE (RN OR LPN)
Full-time at a Premier Retirement Com-
munity Health Center. Applications avail-
able at Fleet Landing Security Gate, One
Fleet Landing Blvd., Atlantic Beach, FL;
Fax to (904)246-9447; email to:
jobs@fleetlanding.com EOE/ Drug-Free
Workplace.
AUTO INSURANCE SALES & SERVICE
Small Jax Bch insurance office seeking
non-smoking special person, flexible
hours, $10 per hr to start. Paid training.
No weekends. 220, 440 or personal lines
license preferred but not required.
285-8392.
Lawn Maintenance Helper wanted for
35hrs weekly starting at $9/hr. Must be
experienced, dependable and friendly.
Call 866-0856.

** CLEANERS **
Fast growing Cleaning Co. having continu-
ous growth. Bonuses, Incentives, Man-
agement opportunities. New home con-
struction, apt. move-out, window cleaning,
residential cleaning. Must have own trans-
portation. Serious inquiries only. (904)241-
5177 leave message.
HOME HEALTH
STAFFING COORDINATOR
Full-time in our Home Health Department
at a premier retirement community. Strong
organizational abilities, verbal and written
communications skills, and the ability to
handle multiple tasks simultaneously are a
must for applicants. Prior home health ex-
perience is preferred. Excellent environ-
ment, management team, and benefits.
Applications available at Fleet Landing
Security Gate, One Fleet Landing Blvd.,
Atlantic Beach, FL; Fax to (904)246-9447;
email to: jobs@fleetlanding.com EOE/
Drug-Free Workplace.

Lawn service seeks individual to perform
dependable'quality work. Excellent pay &
overtime available. Crew Leaders wanted.
Perschel Brothers Services, Inc. 246-
0967.
FRONT DESK Receptionist. San Pablo
Animal Hospital, multi-tasking, people/,an-
imal person w/computer experience and
phone skills. Kennel Attendant needed al-
so. Bring resume 13185 Atlantic Blvd.

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We offer competitive wages, excellent benefits,
opportunities for advancement and
a caring management staff.
Please apply in person Tuesday- Friday. 9 a.m.- 4 p.m. or by appt.
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Website: www.sawgrassmarriott.com
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premier luxury resorts in the world by joining the elite staff at
Ponte Vedra Inn & Club. We proudly display our Five Diamond
Award for the dedication our staff delivers every day!

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Security Officer Conference Set-Up

Porter/Lobby Attendant Room Attendants
For immediate consideration apply in person to
Human Resources between 9am- 4pm
200 Ponte Vedra Blvd. Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. 32082
Phone: (904) 273-7729 Fax: (904) 273-7753
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THE CITY OF JACKSONVILLE BEACH
employs individuals in a varety of posi-
tions. For a listing of current opportunities
please visit us in person 11 N. 3rd St.,
2nd floor, send an email to:
personnel@jaxbchfl.net, or visit our
website www.JacksonvilleBeach.org
Drug free work environment, EOE, VP.

ACTIVITY ASSISTANT
PART TIME
Part-time Activity Assistant working with
the geriatric population in a Premier Re-
tirement Community Health Center. Must
be dependable and have the ability to mul-
ti-task. Pleasant work environment. Hours:
Saturday & Sunday, 8:30am-5:00pm. Ex-
perience preferred. Applications available
at Fleet Landing Security Gate, One Fleet
Landing Blvd., Atlantic Beach, FL 32233;
Fax to (904)246-9447; Email to:
jobs@fleetlanding.com Website: fleetland-
ing.com EOE/ Drug-Free Workplace.
CONSTRUCTION POSITIONS
Current openings in our construction dept.
Must have construction experience, pool
construction experience a major plus. Full-
time work w/benefits package. Must have
good driving record. Apply at Surfside
Pools, 313 Beach Blvd.,Jax Beach
246-2666 or fax resume to: 249-8801 or
e-mail: julie@surfsidepools.net


FIRST COAST HOME INVENTORY
Everyone knows they should have a home
inventory in case of disaster, yet few take
the time to do one. Call 1-877-437-0507
ext. 110 to listen to a recorded message
on how we can give you peace of mind in
your time of emergency.
www.fchomeinventory.com


PADGETT'S A/C & Heating, Inc. Family
owned and operated. When quality and
customer service are demanded call
588-5222.
SERVICE, REPAIRS, INSTALLATIONS
Free Estimates on replacements. License
CAC1814887. Credit cards accepted.


COMMERCIAL/ RESIDENTIAL carpet &
vinyl installation & repairs. Call for free es-
timate, 718-0643.

'I DON T' u r.:.rnr:, i .:lc3i1 lin ir, F-.r -
ieasonable less, call Betr, Lees.
238-6435.
QUEEN OF all CLEANING, master of
none! I want your business! Call Rachel
after 4pm 241-7909.
$30 OFF third cleaning. PJ's Cleaning
Service. Weekly, bi-weekly, & move outs.
Honest & dependable. For reasonable
rates; call PJ, 654-5720.
CARPET/ UPHOLSTERY CLEANING.
Will make it look like new! 223-0591.
DARCELLES HOUSEKEEPING. 20 years
experience. Licensed, insured, & bonded.
Move outs welcome. Satisfaction guaran-
teed. Call 446-6111, free estimate. Now
excepting new clients.
AN AMAZINGLY CLEAN HOUSE by Na-
tasha. Has 1 opening available..563-7858.


WOOD Fence Installation. 35yrs Experi-
ence. Mick Outdoor Enterprises.
241-7276, 838-9599.


C.D. ALTERNATIVE
Suit proof, safe, competitive interest rates,
avoids 'probate. Call Mr. Holmes,
(904)655-6152.


IF YOU are interested in advertising under
this category please call 904-249-9033 or
e-mail: classified @ beachesleader.com
STUCK? FRUSTRATED? Call Rob. All
applications, house calls, training, repairs,
upgrades, websites, graphics Free phone
tech. 904-249-3034 or email:
callrob @comcast.net.


IF YOU are interested in advertising under
this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified @ beachesleader.com


KEN'S LAWN CARE
Cutting, edging, weed-eating, landscap-
ing, pressure washing, grading and sod-
ding. Free estimate. 252-6112.
ENDLESS SUMMER Lawncare. Free esti-
mates. Professional customer service..
Mowing, edging, weeding, trimming- trees,
shrubs. Licensed & insured. Residential &
commercial. CALL US FIRSTI 270-2664.
A NATIVE SUN LANDSCAPE
Total Lawn Maintenance. Clean-ups, Sod-
ding, Mulching, Re-planting. Free esti-
mates. 247-3344.


GEORGE MOORE CHEVEROLET has an
opening for Lot Attendant. Full or part time
shifts. Call 249-8282 ext. 102.

DRIVERS: CALL Today! Great Bonus Op-
portunity! 36-43cpm/$1.20pm $0 Lease
New Trucks CDL-A + 3 mos OTR
(800)635-8669
PERSONAL LINES CSR 440 for Inde-
pendant Insurance Agency. 440 license
helpful, but will train. Fax resume to
(904)241-5355.


MANUFACTURER OF baby bedding is
hiring Full and Part-time professional sew-
ers. Experience required. Please ask for
Brandy. 904-246-0687.

ESTABLISHED BEACH law firm seeks
experienced litigation secretary. Minimum
5 years experience, skilled in WordPer-
fect, Quicken, and Timeslips, excellent
grammar, good people- skills. Competitive
salary. Insurance and 401(k) available.
Fax resume, salary requirements to Office
Manager, 246-6680.


TPC SAWGRASS, a prominent resort golf club
& home of PGA TOUR's THE PLAYERS.
We are seeking team players with a positive attitude and a
commitment to serve as ambassadors to the club. Positions
include:


Locker Room:
Course Advisor:
Reservationist:


part time


Prior golf exp., basic golf knowledge helpful. Must have
great attitude, service oriented, team player.
Benefits include competitive pay & OT, medical/dental/
life insur., paid time off, ADD, & STD/LTD plans,
employer funded retirement plan, 401(k) plan plus 3%
employer match, free employee meals, and much more!

Apply Salary reqs to Fax: 904-280-6793
E-mail TPCJOBS@PGATOURHQ.COM


PERSCHEL BROTHERS
SERVICES, INC.
PROFESSIONAL LAWN service. We mow
lawns. Free estimates. 246-0967.



WE DO Concrete Repair. New Driveways,
Patios, Sidewalks, Slabs, Stamp Con-
crete. Call 226-8700.



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this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified @beachesleader.com


JAXPRO PRESSURE WASHING
Residential/ commercial.
Free estimates, 707-8630.
KEN'S PRESSURE Washing & Lawn
Service. Houses & driveways. Free esti-
mates. 252-6112.
OCEANSIDE CLEANING INDUSTRIES
Safe roof cleaning., Deck & fence
restoration. Pressure washing. Licensed &
Insured. Call Kevin, 994-0045.


HOME PAINTING inside & out. 30 years
experience & quality work. Call Mike
Williams, 285-2651.
BEACHES HOME SERVICES. Painting,
free estimates, work guaranteed, licensed.
610-7768.
RELIABLE INTERIOR/ exterior painting,
pressure washing, drywall, texture, wall
coverings. Licensed, insured, references.
25 years experience. (904)403-7389.
www.paintersyoucantrust.com
A PLUS QUALITY PAINTING, INC. Top
knotch work guaranteed. Competitive pric-
ing. Painting, trim, carpentry, wood repair,
pressure washing. Licensed/ Insured.
Free estimates. 861-9500.'
QUALITY INTERIOR & exterior painting
by Glenn Keller, licensed & insured, cour-
teous & dependable, call for free estimate,
591-4007
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PROFESSIONAL LAWN Maintenance, IF YOU are interested in advertising under
clean up, mowing, mulching, free esti- this category please call 904-249-9033 or
mates, 285-2952. e-mail: classified@beachesleader.com


CHEAP MOE'S! Complete lawn service.
Most yards only $25. (904)422-0593.

ED'S LAWNCARE
Dependable Quality Service. Reasonable
rates. 821-0737.
MOW, EDGE, Blow, Clean-ups, also
Mulching, Sodding, Landscaping. Most
yards $30. Call Lee 379-5651, 881-3455.
WINSOR LAWN Service, Inc. Competitive
rates. Call Alan. 237-5301.
STREAMLINE OUTDOOR
SERVICES, LLC
Complete landscaping and lawn mainte-
nance service. Contact Patrick, 229-6388.


ENGAGEMENT AND ANNIVERSARY
photography. Beautiful beach locations for
your dream photos. Call Craig ONeal for
reservations. (904)424-9690.


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this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified @ beachesleader.com

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QUALITY HOME REPAIR: P.Firiirli.
- Wood Repair Trin, Crnc.,rf M.itildln.1,
"Pressure Washing. FIoor.n) anr 'h 6rr
17yrs: experience L,.:enise' Insured.
861-9500.
ONE CALL HANDLES IT ALL
Specializing in kitchens, cabinets, bath-
rooms, tile, doors, windows, rotted wood,
termite damage, roof leaks, drywall,
decks, etc. Honest, top quality work-
LOWEST PRICES AT THE BEACH.
(904)710-3784.
HANDYMAN SERVICES Odd jobs,
home repairs,painting & dump runs. We
respond. 904-631-2741 or 904-687- 4419.
HANDYMAN SERVICE
All fields of construction. Remodeling,
Fences, Decks, Painting, & more! 25
years experience. Licensed/ Insured. No
job to small! Free Estimates. 703-2054,
223-5720.
HANDYMAN- EXPERIENCED and very
dependable for quality repairs, service
calls, painting, improvements and miscel-
laneous jobs. DAVE. 246-6628.



NELIGAN CONSTRUCTION
ROOFING DIVISION
ROOF REPAIRS & Re-Roofing. Trust a li-
censed professional. See our ad. under
Remodeling/Construction. State Certified
Roofer #CCC1325888. Member BBB
247-3777.
JAMES NEILL ROOFING *
WATERPROOFING, INC.
Leak Repairs, ReRoofs, Flat roofs,
Skylights, Vents, Rottenwood,
Flat Roof Restoration, mobile homes,
storm damage, maintenance,
Inspections. 29 yrs Exp.
State Lic #ccc057937, 904-221-5981.


COAST TO COAST ROOFING
5th year anniversary special. Will beat any
written estimate, next 7 days.
904-755-7403. CCC1326983.



WEBERS TREE SERVICE
246-9930
Quality work at reasonable rates. Stump
grinding. Since 1986.
CUT RITE TREE SERVICE. Tree trim-
ming/ stump grinding. Tree removal/
storm clean up. All debris removal/ fire-
wood. (904)646-9896 (904)497-6700


JOHN L. CHANDLER, INC.
Quality ceramic tile, marble & stone instal-
lation. Minor repairs to custom design.
Lic & insured #ST6783. (904)826-1881.
COASTLINE CUSTOM Floors, LLC. Tile,
Wood, Carpet & Vinyl Flooring. Installation
& repairs. Free estimates (904)233-9683.
TILE WITH STYLE 10+ years exp.
Custom designs to enhance your home or
office. Lic/ Ins. Keith 298-5871.



QUALITY WORK. Install, Removal, &
Painting. Residential, Commercial.
25yrs. Experience. References+ FREE
ESTIMATES. Steve, 645-0381.

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CSR NEEDED for fast growing insurance
agency. 440 license required. Bonus and
incentives for the right person. Please
send resume to rjminsure@yahoo.com or
call 333-4641.
SALES LOT CREW MEMBER: Boat
detailing experience preferred. Full-time,
good pay and benefits package. Please
apply in person at Boat Tree, 2079 Beach
Blvd.
TAXI DRIVERS Wanted. Clean driving re-
cord required. Call April, 246-9999.
PALMS PRESCHOOL Assistant Teacher
needed for NAEYC accredited center.
Must be nurturing, energetic & someone
who truly enjoys children. Exp. preferred,
but willing to train the right person. Good
benefits & positive work environment.
EOE. 247-0983.
RETAIL CONSIGNMENT Shop, Jax
Beach, Sales. Apply within: Round Robin,
1888 S. Third, Pablo Plaza.


ATTENTION: HVAC PROFESSIONALS
Do you deserve to earn $50K- $70K?
Would you like to drive a new van? Are
you focused on delivering 100% customer
satisfaction? Can you pass a drug/ back-
ground check? We are looking for a pro-
fessional HVAC tech to meet our in-
creased service appointments. For a con-
fidential interview, call 686-4539.

NATION'S PREMIER Benefit Company.
Outstanding Advance Commissions. May
work from home PIT or F/T. Call 877-815-
2654.
GROWING FAST paced lawn mainte-
nance company looking for F/T help,
655-8502.
HOUSEKEEPER, FIT. Mayo area, must
love animals, references, own transporta-
tion ,no cook. (904)619-2120.


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this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified@beachesleader.com



ALL CASH candy route Do you earn
$800/day? 30 Machines, Free candy All
for $9,995. (888)629-9968 BO2000033.
Call us: We will not be undersoldl


FULL/ PART time Reception-help-wanted
for small electrical business at the beach.
Prefer construction background. Must
have computer knowledge. Please fax re-
sume to: 904-249-4396 or e-mail to bivins-
electric@aol.com.
EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS
OPERATOR
City of Atlantic Beach. $12.92/hr.;
$26,873/yr. +benefits. Performs 911 &
normal dispatch duties. Shift work to in-
clude weekends and holidays. Applica-
tions accepted until 8/15/07, at 800 Semi-
nole Rd., Atl. Beach, FL 32233. Testing on
9/8/07. For more info visit www.coab.us or
call (904)247-5820. No smokers/ tobacco
users. Drug testing conducted. EOE.
TRAINERS FOR day program. Work w/
adults who have M.R./D.D. M-F, 8am-
4pm. Apply 850 6th Ave. South, Suite 500,
249-8556. EOE/DFWP
HOME HEALTH
AIDES/ COMPANIONS
Full-time in our Home Health Department
at t premier retirement community. Excel-
lent working environment and benefits.
Experience in geriatric care desired. Appli-
cations available at Fleet Landing Security
Gate, One Fleet Landing Blvd., Atlantic
Beach, FL 32233. Fax to (904)246-9447;
email to: jobs@fleetlanding.com EOE/
Drug-Free Workplace.

INFANT ROOM Teacher & Teacher Assis-
tants, experienced preferred, benefits,
church pre-school, 249-1204.

OWNER OPERATOR Solos- flatbeds.
$1000 Sign-on bonus, Industry leading
pay, $2500-$3000/week! Southwest Re-
gional Runs, 2500-3000 miles/week,
home every weekend Top industry CPMs!
Excellent equipment, top benefits package
available Fuel @ $1.25/gallon! Call
(888)714-0056. www.newlingtransport.
com


FREE VPK ENROLLMENT now going on
at Beaches Academy. Mon- Fri., 3hrs day
9-12pm. www.beachesacademy.com
ph:246-3885, 1725 Penman Rd., Jax Bch,
L 32250. .


A.
LOVING, IN-HOME Day care. Ages 6wks.
& up. Please call Becky, 249-6391.
CHILD CARE in my home. Lots of TLC
and fun! Part time hours, references.
$12/hr. Call 372-9805.
ACTIVE NANNY honest, dependable,
transportation & references. $10-$12/hr.,
any area. CPR & First Aid. P/T or F/T.
260-4915.
SUNSHINE BABYSITTING
Fully insured Sitters on call 24 hours. Call
Cheryl (321)228-5849, sunshinebabysit-
ting.com.
BOWLING FAMILY Daycare has openings
for infants & up. State certified, CPR, First
Aid, CDA Teaching Degree. Call Laura,
220-6059 or 476-4251.
LOVING IN-HOME Child Care PVB. Ages
6-weeks and up. HRS licensed. 8 years
experience. Tammy 373-0404 or
716-6993.


LOOKING FOR work, taking care of loved
one. 30+ years experience. Excellent ref-
erences. Blanche (904)242-0771.


NEW SCIENTIFIC breakthrough of non
embryonic stem cell therapy provides re-
lief to thousands suffering from 72 chronic
ailments. Get your free report now
freestemcelltherapyreport@comcast.net
904-401-1366.
ONLINE PHARMACY Buy Soma Ultram
Fioricet Prozac Buspar, 90 Qty $51.99
180 Qty $84.99 Price includes prescrip-
tion! We will match any competitor's price!
(866)465-0796 pharmakind.com.


IN-HOME CARE by VISITING ANGELS.
Providing the best caregivers with top ref
& criminal checks for meal-prep, errands,
respite care,, companionship and more. Af-
fordable. Call us for a free in-home
assessment at 904-725-8222.
www.visitingangels.com Lic. #229886.
STATE Certified HHA/' CNA Sitter will
give quality care for elderly in the privacy
of their own home. Call Veronica at 783-
6440 or (904)993-3490.
QUALITY HOMECARE. 24 hrs., bath vis-
its, companion services, Doctor's visits.
Private pay only. FL Licensed. 525-3003,
620-0387.
EXPERIENCED & licensed caregiver
looking for PT position. M-F, days.
743-3089.
DO YOU need relief from caring for elder-
ly or sick loved ones? I am state li-
censed, Alzheimers trained, experienced
and great references. Call Sherry,
904-541-1214, 904-477-1036.
CAREGIVER IN your home. 5yrs exp.
Avail. Mon-Fri during the day. Call Janice
at 641-0608 or 303-5693

IF YOU,are interested in advertising under
this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified @ beachesleader.com
CNA CERTIFIED, loving, caring, integrity.
References available. (904)568-7309.
CAREGIVER/ COMPANION seeking long-
term work. Has a wide range of exp. Exc.
ref's. For more info call (904)891-2084.



GRANITE TOPS FOR LESS
Save on granite counter tops and vanities.
Free estimates! Call Buddy 249-1860
,www.GraniteTopsForLess.com
LARGE TRAMPOLINE, $50, with safety
netting, excellent condition, 247-1391,
242-0460.
SAVE 50% to 70% on name brand
kidswear. www.magickidsusa.com
discount #MK36045.


METAL ROOFING SAVE $$$ buy direct
from manufacturer. 20 colors in stock with
all accessories. Quick tum around! Deliv-
ery Available. (352)498-0778 Toll free
(888)393-0335 code 24. www.GulfCoast
Supply.com.
BED- BRAND name queen set,
new, w/warranty $129. Can deliver.
(904)858-9350.
2-MAN KAYAK, sit-on-top style, 2 paddles
and clip-in backrests. Used very little.
$250 firm. 249-5656.
SCANDINAVIAN DARK wood and glass
Dining Table and four upholstered chairs.
Like new. $500. Call 708-1244.
STRAWBERRY/ FIG jam, fresh home-
made, $4 and $5 jars. 859-7279.
SOFA- BEAUTIFUL like new micro suede,
cocoa sofa, $275. In mint condition
w/throw pillows. (904)422-6416.
BEAUTIFUL SCANDINAVIAN contempo-
rary king platform bedroom suite. Butter-
scotch maple in color. Bed w/attached
glass top nightstands and hidden book-
case, glasstop dresser, chest of drawers,
and mirror. Paid $4000, sacrifice for $895.
Delivery included. Must see!
(904)246-2508. .
13FT FULL Mount alligator, $3500 OBO.
All types of fish mounts, sword fish, blue
marlin, yellowfin tuna, hammerhead shark,
dolphin fish, tarpon, call for price. Leather
beige couch almost new, reclines, $1500.
4-1/2ft glass dining rm table w/ 4 chairs
$500. 4 person hot tub, 7 months old paid
over $6000, will sell for $3500. 285-5756.
SLATE POOL Table, 7-1/2' x 4', excellent
condition. $420. (904)821-0565.
BEDROOM .SUITE, solid wood w/twin
mattresses $575. Queen waterbed w/mat-
tress & heater $200. Metal/ glass night
stand $45. Solid wood rustic nightstand
$45. 992-8606


BED- KING mattress set, $289. Can de-
liver. (904)391-0015.


NICE OIL painting boy playing mandolin-
not for dealer! (904)233-2582.
HEART PINE, tongue & groove flooring
cut from antique Pine timbers. Installation,
stair material. FLORIDA HEARTWOOD
249-8310. Lic. ST-5903.


PRIVATE ISLAND Fox Island, NY 263+/-
acre island in Lake Ontario. 5,000+/- s.f.
renovated 8 bedroom 5 bath lodge (c
1905), plus 1/2 acre mainland lot with boat
dock and parking. 3,000 foot grass landing
strip. Includes rare ownership of 27+/-
acres of duck marsh. Incredible fishing
and duck hunting retreat. Minutes by boat
from Cape Vincent, NY. Selling at Abso-
lute Auction on August 24. Gustav Stickley
Antiques sold separately. Woltz & Associ-
ates, Inc. (800)551-3588, Schrader Real
Estate & Auction Co., Inc. NY
#32SC1115028. Visit
schraderauction.com or woltz.com.
CIRCA 1789 WF farm and antebellum
home in historic Greenbrier /Lewisburg.
24901. Antiques, more August 25,
www.rverbendauction.com Free brochure.
(800)726-2897 Randy Burdette #927
Broker.
AUCTION- FRIDAY, August 24, 4pm. Ex-
ecutive home, remodeled 4BR/4BA, office.
32+/- acres, divided. Pool, pond, shop.
10%BP, GAL AU-C002594, (800)323-
8388, www.rowellauctions.com.

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ANTIQUES: DINING set, love seat, curio,
tables, crystal, linens, tapestries. Sat.,
9am-2pm, 1781 Sea Oats Dr. No early
birds please!


1981, GRAVY White, Overnighter 204C,
trailer, 90hp engine, electronics, canvas
top, outriggers. $2500. (904)992-9170 af-
ter 5pm.
BOAT STORAGE in PV. Visit
www.MarinaClubPV.com
DEEP WATER 40' Intracoastal Marina
Slip for rent. Intracoastal at Atlantic Blvd.
7'-9' draw & up to 16' max beam. Unlimit-
ed clearance and 24 hour access. Electric,
cable & telephone hook-up. $12/ft.
881-0895.
2004 COBIA 214C in mint condition with
T-Top and trailer powered by a 150hp Ya-
maha 4 stroke. Boat comes with full color
GPS, full color fishfinder, and VHF radio
as well as fresh water shower and raw wa-
ter washhdown. Boat sits 6 people com-
fortably. Boat is in showroom condition.
Asking $29,500. Ask for Blake at
(904)280-2341


HONDA REBEL 250, red, excellent condi-
tion. 9251 miles, $2700. 568-7139.
2002 HD Hugger. Mint condition, wind-
shield, saddle bags, forward pegs. Only
3464 miles. $6900, 568-7139.
2001 HD FLHR, 8500 miles, ape hangers,
garage kept, lots of extras, $11,900. Call
445-8538.
2006 HD Sportster Custom XL, glacier
white, chromed out, windshield, hard
bags, 1370 miles w/warranty. Call
246-3857.


.... ...cZ r-^^i^^ ^ 2003 SCOOTER, Vespa engine, 3800
WE BUY Scrap Gold for Cashl Estate and miles; $1200 OBO, 465-7179.
old jewelry, Rolexes. 241-1889. miles; $1200 OB, 465-7179.


AT&T PARTNER phone system. 5 phones STAMP COLLECTIONS WANTED
installed for $899. 249-8877. by Collector. US & Worldwide. No dealers
...........please. (904)716-5255..


YOUTH FURNITURE: Maple, twin bunk
beds (can be used separately), dresser,
desk, corner cabinet w/shelves; one new
twin mattress; $700 for all. 234-4709.
POWERWHEELS, FORD F150, $70. Call
Amy, 866-6739.
WHITE COTTAGE-STYLE Futon, high-
end Queensize Visco Oppulence mattress
and cover, 2 drawers. New $1500, Asking
$900. Call 343-6462.
6 PIECE Bedroom Set includes queen
mattress & box, new still in boxes. $499.
Can deliver. 858-9350.
3 DAYS ONLYI Maytag washer, dryer,
27in. HDTV, vintage trunk, TV armoire, fu-
ton lounge, king headboards, ceramic
tiles, Ping golf clubs, upholstered chairs,
249-6166.
BED- BEAUTIFUL Temp-pedic Memory
Foam mattress & boxspring, new in
plastic w/warranty. $379. Must sell.
(904)858-9350.
POTTERY BARN Activity/Train Table,
honey colored wood...Brand new, still in
box. $95. Call 343-6462.
BOWFLEX ETREME & Gazelle Elite exer-
cise equipt., Best offer. (904)303-2480.
DRESSER, ARMOIRE, nightstand; excel-
lent condition; sacrifice, $225, 249-1666.
GOVDEALS.COM. ONLINE Government
Surplus Sales. City, County and State
Surplus, Seized and Confiscated Property.
Heavy Equipment, Trucks, Vehicles, Com-
puters. www.GovDeals.com (800)613-
0156 x2 info@govdeals.com.
CRAFTMATIC BED: dual control, queen,
$300. Ph. 241-3459.
BED- FULL-SIZE cherry sleigh bed,
w/mattress & box spring. Must sell. $395.
Can deliver (904)858-9350.
STAMP OUT ITCHAMACALLITSI Sham-
poo with Happy JackR) Paracide II(TM) &
ItchNOMore(R. Apply Skin Balm(R). At
Tractor Supply. www.happyjackinc.com.


OPENINGS FOR infants to 4 years, flexi- DINING SET, beautiful and unique, maple, SOLID WOOD dining suite w/large china
ble hours OK, full or part-time, reasonable, four chairs plus Parson's bench $550 cabinet. Excellent condition. $1000;
lots.of TLC. Call 220-7493. OBO. 607-7820. .859-0919, 859-0920


IF YOU are interested in advertising under
this category please call 904-249-9033 or
email: classified@beachesleader.com


CHILDREN CLOTHES- brand names,
girls sizes 8-10; Fri., Sat., 8am-12noon. 55
Fairway Lane.
1795 1ST St. So., Fri., Sat., 9am. Vintage
trunk, quality furniture, 27in. HDTV, May-
tag washer, dryer, ceramic tiles, lots of
cool misc.
WOMENS JEWELRY, clothing, furniture,
misc' kitchen items, electronics; Sat.,
Sun., 8am-noon; 21 Millie Dr.


HUGE CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE Sat-
urday, 8/11, 8am-noon. Furniture, applian-
ces, electronics, toys; clothes & more.
Great buysl First Christian Church, 2125
Ocean Front.


MOVING SALEI Furniture, Home D6cor,
Clothing (new & used). 436 Osprey Key,
Doors open atO10arn., Saturday, (no'early
birds please).
ANTIQUES: DINING set, love seat, curio,
tables, crystal, linens, tapestries. Sat.,
9am-2pm, 1781 Sea Oats Dr. No early
birds please


MOVING SALE, All Reasonable Offers
Accepted. Saturday, 8am-2pm. Furniture,
yard tools, household Items. 208 Vista
Grande Drive.


HUGE 3 FAMILY, Fri. & Sat., 9am-3pm.
Tons of baby items and toys; boy's
clothes, birth- 24 months; much quality
maternity wear; better women clothes, 8-
14. Also lots of Florida style mens wear,
medium; large tops 32-33 pants and
shorts. Follow signs at San Pablo Rd.
North off Atlantic Blvd. Need info, Rain or
shine. 221-5975.


2004 CHEVY Tahoe LT. White, loaded,
new tires, low mileage, like new. $24,750.
Call 246-2500.


2003 HONDA Civic EX, 4DR, 30K, blue,
AT, very good cond. $11,888. 241-1447.
1997 BMW 7401L, sport & luxury, looks
like only 2 3 years old. V-8, heated
seats. 160k/mi; well maintained, originally
$60,000, sell for $8000, 285-2808.
MERCEDES BENZ, '89, 300 SEL. Excel-
lent car. First $3850. 565-9919.
1994 PONTIAC Firebird Formula, V8,
$3200 OBO. Call 333-1115.
MUSTANG STEEDA, 2001, yellow con-
vertible, 97,000 miles, beautiful, below
wholesale at $9995. (904)635-9759.
WANTED FROM private party: Chrysler
300; or low mileage Nissan, Toyota, Hon-
da, 725-3933.
CADILLAC DEVILLE '99. Loaded, leather,
sinroot, 60K miles, great shape! $5500.
827-1360
1999 LINCOLN TOWN CAR, EXTRA
CLEAN. $8750. CALL 285-0219.
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2001 ISUZU Rodeo. Excellent condition,
red, hitch package, $7500, 994-2897.



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