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No. 2364 June 5 June 11, 2014 Making a Racket at Lazarillo Park Josephine Mendiola, 3 1/2, holds ever and hits the ball directly at the Gabber photographer at St. tennis party at Lazarillo Park. St. Pete Beach held the event to introduce kids to tennis and to let start on June 16 and takes place noon. Josephine lives in Vina del Mar with her parents and older sister, Magnolia, who also enjoys tennis. Gulfport Aquamania This SaturdayBy Bob Newcomb Festival once again takes over Gulfport Beach with a variety of events suitable for all ages. Wear you can indulge in all types of beach activities. Featured will be an 18-hole recycled boat regatta, dress-yourrubber-duck contest, rubber ducky race, the ever-popular dunk tank, restaurants and bars will be open before and after the festival. Free parking will be available at the beach, on Beach Boulevard and Gulfport trolley will be running providing rides to the beach, at no charge. schedules, registration and See Aquamania, page 3A Memorial Day Celebration known as Manila John, the only enlisted Marine in World War II to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor, the Navy Cross and the Purple Heart. He get away for a three-day vacation or take advantage of three-day sales.


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Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 3 Aquamania, instructions for participation in the is available on Facebook under and golf score cards are available in advance at the Beach Bazaar. Standup paddle boards and kayak rentals will be available all day or just for the races, your choice! co-sponsored and supported by the Gulfport Merchants Association, City of Gulfport, Gulfport Beach Bazaar, Gulfport Historical Society, Seabreeze Manor Bed & Breakfast and Kayak Nature Adventures. Productions, Inc. Benet for Baby Isaac Baby Isaac was born on March All Childrens Hospital awaiting a perfect heart for a heart transplant. He and his parents, Angie and tough battle and have a long road to help this little guy so friends and loved ones are working hard to help OMaddys in Gulfport is helping to Park, adjacent to OMaddys, with OMaddys Bar & Grill, with live prizes. for purchase at the event. Here are a few other ways to show your support: visit Isaacs Facebook page zipupforisaac or you can donate Heart Healthy Cooking Class You are invited to a Heart Healthy Cooking Class at the Gulfport View will show you how to put together a delicious and healthy your spot by calling the Senior Center Must be a registered Gulfport Senior


4 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Gulfport Little League Closing Day great season with Gulfport Little recognize the kids and sponsors and play tee ball, softball and baseball. Ride the trolley over to the alides, recycle regatta, duck races, or call Bruce Wanted: Peanut Butter and Tuna pantry is in need of peanut butter, tuna, dry cereal, pasta sauce, soups please see Gail or Rachel, or call 727893-1231. Free Fire Detectors detectors are available free of charge Teen Summer Kick-off Party what it takes to win the Silent hours party on Wednesday, June 11 guaranteed! Contact Cailey Klasson at 727-893-1133.


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 5 Gulfport Police Nab Bike ThievesBy Cathy Salustri Gulfport Police have arrested two thefts, but have no suspects in eight other bike thefts that took place over the past two weeks. backyard on May 23; Fritz had done questioned Fritz on the Casino dock take the bike, he denied it. Country Club. On May 27, a guard at the club saw stolen bicycle out the front entrance bike at the entrance to the Golfview club as well as to a recent burglary. Since May 22, Gulfportians have two of the stolen bikes were kept under a carport and one under a stairwell. Police tell the Gabber they have no with two juveniles riding bicycles in lock their bikes and also to register Seniors Chat Room table topics with the Gulfport Senior Beach Fire Rescue Department News you know where your local shelter facilities are? Stop by any City of St. Pete Beach Fire Rescue Station or city hall to pick up the Pinellas County Hurricane Guide, on the web at If you have special needs that require assistance and you do not have a friend or relative that can help you, call the City of St. Pete Beach Fire Rescue list. Welcome the Dog Days of Summer Gulfport resident and painter Janet Arts Center, 719 Central Ave. in 727-822-7872.


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Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 7 Skip the Nitrogen on Your Lawn Pinellas County residents that they cant apply nitrogen or phosphorous brown, shrivel up and die! Garden centers in Pinellas County your landscape green and growing Pinellas Countys fertilizer ordinance attractive landscape dont pollute our ponds, lakes, bays and the Gulf frequent rains can wash fertilizer into our waters. Instead, they follow these Florida-friendly lawn care practices: garden centers, will keep your lawn to keep your grass healthy. Look for yard. Pick better plants. Buy plants right place according to their sun bicycling, boating, grilling or just County Fertilizer Ordinance visit watershed/fertilizer.My Hope Chest Opens Ofce in Seminole the public to a ribbon cutting, cocktail party and open house of their new about the charity that helps heal breast cancer survivors on a local and national level. My Hope Chest is the only national that offers assistance in obtaining breast reconstruction surgery for the uninsured and underinsured. breast cancer organizations offer to survivors around the country, there is a lack of advocacy and funding for those who are left without reconstructive surgery as an option org.


8 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Pre-Register for Tot Time Program Center is currently accepting preNon-refundable annual registration fee is $17 for residents and $22 for Proof of residency is required for A Holistic Approach to Aging Well life coach for seniors will be at the Gulfport Senior Center to share with you her belief that life should and can always be lived to the fullest, even if the physical body and society tell us differently. approach to wellness helps us to be Must be a registered Gulfport Senior please call the event line at 727Get Your Blood Sugar Checked Ave. S. in Gulfport on the second Ciega Bay. Must be a registered Gulfport Senior please contact Rachel at 727893-1231.


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 9 Outdoor Market in Midtown every Sunday on 22nd Street S. and unique array of vendors offering Sunday Market is a shopping and Vendor booths are now available required to register and provide please contact Veatrice Farrell, Adopt a Shelter Cat Month already in shelters across the country. Adopt a Shelter Cat Month, attention to the need to adopt and save a cats life and to the joys of adding a feline to your household. Save Our Strays, Inc. encourages offering a specially reduced adoption are spayed/neutered, current on vaccines and county licenses and friendly adult felines, which offer loves to play. no-kill organization dedicated to up cats, please phone a volunteer Check out other adoptable cats at Senior Centers Fitness Room Summer Hours the Gulfport Senior Centers Fitness So grab your sneakers and head on your body with their state of the art Music & Me Comes to Toddler Story Time with your toddler! Contact Cailey 893-1133.


10 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Letters Of Slippery Slopes Dear Editor: I "get it" that Bill Northrop is an entertaining fellow who has a way with words. In fact, the logical fallacy of "slippery slope" blocked by our Constitution), there's that slippery slope again! But today is a different day, and restraint has apparently taken a vacation. edition), Mr. Northrop sounded off on the fact that care for people with Letters to the Editor Please keep letters to the editor as brief and to the point as possible. One letter per author every four weeks. All letters are printed and edited for length and content at the discretion of the editors. The Gabber encourages and welcomes all letters. represent the views of the publishers, staff or advertisers. and that no one has a crystal ball has suffered. to society. He advocated bringing ignoring the fact that none of these It would be refreshing to see Mr. a while before sounding off. I don't favorite writing device.Susan Setley Movie Day Bar for only $3. Must be a registered Gulfport is easy and free for all individuals You Got an iPad! Now What? Jaclyn Moore, Gold Award Girl Scout Project Leader, will cover the basic functions of the Apple iPad at No walk-ins. Bring your Apple iPad and passwords. Please contact the reserve your spot.


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 11 Survival Guide to Aquamania Gulfport Beach Golf designed holes on the beach for the course by the individual business. Grand Rubber Duck Contest and Race will be available on site as well.Stand Up Paddleboard Race contestants and win a prize.Kayak Race contestants and win a prize.Recycle Regatta are registered for the prestigious Gulfport Recycle Regatta Award for display Kids Activities Dunk Tank St. Petersburg Police Department Fraud Alert Recently citizens in St. Petersburg are reporting phone calls by to appear for jury duty and will have to post a bond, which will be appear in court. Instructions are provided for the back, they are asked to scratch off the back of the card and read off are contacted on the phone by are then instructed to purchase the St. Petersburg Police detectives suspicious if contacted by anyone for whatever reason. If contacted, do instead hang up and contact your


12 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Second Saturday Fathers Day ArtWalk Its opening night across the city as the St. Petersburg Second Saturday one arts destination for ArtWalk, a unique way to socialize with the venues are open throughout the galleries are open to the public only on this special night. to the heart of the Warehouse Arts on and near Central Avenue; and Looper, serves the Waterfront Arts and artwalk! Free parking can be found on large lots at Soft Water Studios, Center of St. Petersburg. Visit with parking areas and list of participants. Free Monthly Memory Screening Clinic Are you concerned about your offers a great and valuable resource to schedule your screening. Must be a registered Gulfport Senior please call the event line at 727Republican Club to Meet of the St. Petersburg Republican Club Petersburg. Sen. Brandes will discuss concluded legislative session and provide an insight into issues that session. Following his presentation, Sen. Brandes will answer questions invited to attend and participate in the Question and Answer session. and other club activities, please call Find Help for Addiction you know anyone who is struggling help they need. Call for a free brochure on the signs of addiction for all drugs. Narconon also offers free screenings


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 13 St. Pete City Theater Seeks One Acts Floridas oldest, continuously currently accepting one-act play and the creative art of one-act play under 12 are free with one adult Located in south St. Pete, City theatre education alive and in the year round through its education S.Food Program Offers Free Meals S. will be offering free nutritious and the Pinellas County School Board. Please contact the Gulfport for the following day, please call by noon.


14 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Shelter Seeks Teen Volunteers seeking responsible teen volunteers to help leader volunteers with dog to 12 hours per week at the shelter. on Monday, June 9, and end on Saturday, August 9. Students can download an online application at the Pinellas application at the Pinellas County Saturday, May 31. Orientation training is scheduled for training with a lead volunteer is 12 hours per week for three days a week. Morning and afternoon fourhour shifts are available Monday through Friday. Saturday shifts are shelter closes early. org. Large Dog Park Closes for Maintenance closed through Friday, June 6 for have the Monday, Wednesday and Park will reopen on Friday, June 6 regarding the closure of the park. Gulfport Laughter Yoga stretching, breathing, laughing and Bring a towel, water and a friend. necessary, open to all ages and abilities and always free for everyone! Democratic Club to Meet what he feels needs to be done and how he would be a part of it. Pinellas Park, will start with cocktails presentation. For reservations, call


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 15 Red Hats and Friends Red Hats and Friends are planning an outing on June 16 to Sarasota to beach drive along Longboat Key. Cost is $26 each and lunch will be RSVP to Juanita Sciullo at 727Hop on the Gulfport Rays Trolley ticket purchased at the Gulfport If you already have a Rays ticket for to the trolley driver, and you will S., Gulfport. Calling Prose Pros for Open Mic continues with its focus on storytelling reader will kick off the night, followed St. Petersburg. purchase tickets. Be Aware of Rip Currents June 1 through 7 as Rip Current Awareness Week. Rip current safety but Rip Current Awareness Week provides an opportunity to bring special attention to beach safety. Rip currents are powerful currents When strong winds blow toward the trapped behind sand bars. Sand bars lie parallel and close to the shore. yards wide and water rushes back Signs of a rip current include: a channel of churning, choppy water; an area having a notable difference wave pattern. You can review additional safety tips and check surf zone forecasts at NOAAs National Weather Service website ripcurrents/forecasts. While at the change rapidly, so observe the water conditions and stay safe. it toward the beach, and call or wave for help if you need assistance.


16 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Stetson Seeks Pro Bono Services to Military is seeking attorneys to volunteer civil of its Veterans Pro Bono Initiative populations of veterans in the country. Stetsons new Veterans its Veterans Law Institute. We are looking for volunteer attorneys with a passion to serve the assistant director of clinical education and Veterans Law Institute pro bono supervisor at Stetson. Volunteer attorneys will receive a current case digests outlining pro bono opportunities in their geographical and legal practice areas. After selecting a case, attorneys will be provided with client and student Volunteers will also gain access focused on veterans law. Attorneys interested in volunteering For with Stetsons Veterans Pro Bono or call 727Get Out! walk around the block? Join other and return to Saltys for drinks and German-American Society News Park, on Saturday, June 7 for provided by Jeanne Zube will begin at and their full service bar is open until Teen Conversational Spanish Now! Are you in grades 6-8 struggling with Spanish? What are you doing this July? How about Basic Beginner Center is offering a two-hour class on Wednesdays starting July 2. and questions to class. Please call


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 17 The City of Gulfport Celebrates Flag Day resolution of the Second Continental the Continental Congress, red stood for hardiness and valor, white for purity and innocence, and blue for vigilance, perseverance and justice St. S. and Shore Blvd. S. in Gulfport. Vice Mayor Christine Brown will close this special event. Special guest 893-1118. Public Meeting on Beach Nourishment Pinellas County Coastal is tentatively set to place sand on Beach, and followed by Sunset Beach, cubic yards of sand will be used for the project. in length and will be closed to the provide safe access for visitors to the shoreline north and south of active work areas. preserve Pinellas County beaches, in the county, and for updates on this project, visit pinellascounty. Teen Video Game Party the school year with an after-hours Call 893-1133. USCG Safe Boating Program 78 has a 13-week continuous Safe CeSar). Start at your convenience.


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Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 19 The Gabs Last week, we asked Don Sankovitchs third grade class at Gulfport Elementary what books they planned to read over the summer.Alissa Langkamp, 9, Gulfport: Ally McCarthy, 9, Gulfport: Nasear Cumberbatch, 9, Child's Park Peyton Saylor, 8, St. Pete: Silver


20 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Religious Services, Classes & Events Call 727-321-6965 for more information on placing your ad in this special sectionPlaces of Worship Trinity Church Offers Anyone a Ride attend church on Sunday, but dont St. S. in Gulfport would like you and your children to visit and they will provide free transportation within church with bible based teaching for adults and kids. Please call 727A Night of Fashion clothing that will leave you in awe! local businesses. All proceeds will go fund. If you are a local business and would like to participate, please contact Kadell Ford at 727will also be available for purchase in advance at the Gulfport Casino at Sign Up for Vacation Bible School A week of fun and learning awaits the youngsters who take part in this Church. All children, age four years professionally developed Gods creations. in St. Pete Beach.


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 21 Religious Services, Classes & Events Call 727-321-6965 for more information on placing your ad in this special sectionPlaces of Worship Lakewood United Offers Outdoor Market priced fresh produce, food, food products, plants, and crafts to be held with the hopes of continuing year round. In addition to offering these for neighbors to get to know each will be held in the shade on the and open to the public. coordinator is Christy Martin. She can be reached at 727-867-7961 Additional vendors Join a Young at Heart Luncheon St. Andrew Lutheran Church, on a variety of topics. and fellowship and an opportunity to enhance your knowledge, interests Sign Up for Vacation Bible School Tonight Grace Connection at Pasadena Vacation Bible School for kids ages


22 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 FWC Releases Boating Accident Statistics Florida last year in boating accidents, and there have already been 11 deaths so far this year, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Accident Statistical Report. boating accident data for the state. Its statistical report details boating accidents and their causes. Often, accidents can be prevented by Wagner. It is critical for operators to on what is going on around their boat Failing to have a proper lookout is a leading cause of boating accidents, statistics show. In fatal accidents, drowning is the leading cause of death. several styles of life jackets available to boaters that wont interfere with over-the-shoulder life jackets that the sun, and they do not interfere with boating activities. Accidents can occur without warning, up in the water, quite often its too late to put on a life jacket. continues to be boaters colliding with close attention to everything thats Statistical Report is now available Save Our Strays Seeks Foster Families Save Our Strays needs help kittens and senior felines in need. Save Our Strays is a no-kill, nonkittens. With no shelter facility, it relies on individuals to take on the foster one cat or a litter of kittens for Save Our Strays? Foster applicants own transportation and be available volunteer prior to fostering. If you are interested and willing to aid adult cats or kittens in need, north We are currently unable to accept support. Your willingness to help


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24 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 By Cathy SalustriCity of Gulfport: Water Usage Q: Susan Blankenship: "I wish the city would re-think the base fee for water A: because even if you dont use a drop of water, the city still has to pay to Email your r equest to News@theGabber .com Ha ve you got a question f or your city gove rnment? SWFWMD Board Elects Ofcers board. Michael A. Babb was elected chair of the Governing Board. Babb represents Hillsborough County, and Randall S. Maggard was elected vice-chair of the Governing Board. Maggard represents Pasco County and is vice president of Sonnys City. Maggard was appointed to the secretary of the Governing Board. and is an attorney and partner with treasurer of the Governing Board. County and Pinellas County and appointed to the Governing Board in unpaid, citizen volunteers who are appointed by the Governor and Governing Board sets policy for the the water and related resources of of current and future water users resources to ensure their continued the balance between the water needs of current and future users while and related natural resources which and future water supply.


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26 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 By Holiday Mathis behaving in an introverted fashion. this. As for all of the shyness, success itself will be shy. As playwright GEMINI feedback. If you ask directly, people will tell you what they think you would be better. Put your ear to the CANCER will work out the labyrinth of this week by trying the turns you didnt Later you will learn the way, and giving you grief will be a breeze. LEO wildly successful before, and youre about to do it again. People sense this is treating you as though you work at a wish-granting factory. You dont VIRGO brewing ideas, but youre not ready Start at the end rather than the backward, asking: What would have to happen for this end to occur? LIBRA of what you prophesize because it will script because you deserve better. which you can win. SCORPIO do you know youve done a good job? that help others handle the tasks of work and life with ease. Pat yourself feat. It takes both skill and a level achieve. SAGITTARIUS be contained to survive; otherwise, gone, do what it takes to hold the space open until you see the thing that you do want. CAPRICORN and that is precisely why you avoid doing it to others. Anyway, theres so their own way, and then sit back and AQUARIUS particular visceral state have trouble directly to what another person is going through, you will have love being able to help, particularly when it is so sorely needed. PISCES is seductive and has a way of opening way toward keeping you effective, ARIES project you are working on is too big to handle alone. Ask for opinions. It will be worth it to hear every last one of but you need the unhelpful ones, too, because those are the opinions that speak up. TAURUS are especially good with busy people this week because you are so busy personal life out of the conversation. Your winning ways will be the reason you are singled out for an honor, This Week's Birthdays : Your loved ones celebrate you now and often throughout this year. Your heed this call in July. Also, a fun vacation in July reconnects you later you will be teaching all of this to others. What you do to help your Music at Gulfport Beach Pavilion #6Monday, 1-3:30 p.m. weeks with Len & ArleneTuesday, 1-3:30 p.m. Open Wednesday, 1-3:30 p.m. Thursday, 1-3:30 p.m. & Cookie 1st & 3rd Friday, 1-3:00 p.m. Saturday, 1-3 p.m. Sunday, 1-3:00 p.m. Woody & his accordion, Music for listening & dancing Weather permitting


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 27 Garden Club of St. Petersburg Events Creative Crafts of the Garden Club of St. Petersburg will present the On Monday, June 16: Yard Art with Hangers and Beads to be painted).Get Your Players Cathy Awards Tickets Players 17th Annual Cathy Awards annually to honor their casts and will take place on Saturday, June 7 Gulfports own Neptune Grill will be catering the dinner again this sold at the door on June 7. If you still want to attend the out to GCP, before May 31, for your by Saturday, May 31 so they know dinner. the Players will have your pre-paid tickets at the door on June 7 for you to pick up. Again there will be no tickets sold at the door on June 7! See you all at the Cathys.


28 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 A Different Kind of Bright Future at Gulfport Elementary thanks to the new solar panels in the parking lot. A grant the panels, on which workers weeks ago. lights in one of the buildings. Children will be able to year, Pribble tells the Gabber, he wants to get three picnic tables for under June Jazz Concert Free IQuit Smoking Now Program You can do it! IQuit is a personalized will be provided with a supply of participate. For classes and locations,


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 29 front leg and one black front leg. When she was rescued by Save Our Strays, she had just had a litter of kittens. Now Save Our Strays AmVets Post 0001 to Hold a Yard Sale are asking for donations of articles to off your articles at the Post or contact plan to attend this day-long affair, also provide you the opportunity to visit their post and learn of the Get Your Rare Plants Here a Plant Sale on Saturday, June 7, and rare tropicals for sun/shade, garden art/decor. A donation of a canned good is requested for the enjoy the sale under the oaks. Meet the Photographer Reception photography show by Gulfport artist places thirty-two pieces of Bagattis those strangers have asked to take Jude is a Jersey native whos lived art scene here as an actor, poet, writer, photographer and artists a Florida-licensed Massage/Reiki County Master Gardener, Volunteer adventure traveler, she has run seven nature photography book, Fauna, anecdotes, essays and poetry. Judes photography is held in private collections and has been shown at photographs and published writings have won coveted awards. She still around the world, dreading the day available to share her worldly wanderings that she has been lucky


30 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Gulfport Students RecycleKetrelle Washington, Yakira Caldwell, and Coreyeal Cohen empty recycling bins from the upstairs Gulfport Elementary classrooms while teacher Jeff Jackson supervises and offers assistance. product, such as trash bags or newsprint. throughout the school year. Beta Sigma Phi which will be held on Monday, July gathered on Saturday, May 31 at the of the Year and Valerie Rankin, Chapter Sweetheart were presented with special gifts. Retiring President Lucy Brushaber was presented with to start working on their ways and


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 31 Overheard at the June 6, 2014Gulfport City Council MeetingPublic Comment & Council QuotesIt will be an organization of over 40 businesses between 49th and 58th Street. cil along Gulfport Boulevard The cleanup on Gulfport Boulevard will probably start at 8:30. Well put it in the Gabber and probably announce it one more time. MarOur media doesnt do a really good job of letting you know how were doing. Now if a student stays in school, they can stay in foster care until theyre 21. lative changes In the United States ... including Costa Rica. Yes, they will be, as some residents like to refer to them, snipe signs. Snipe signs refer to signs placed illegally in the right of way. The property values in the city of Gulfport have grown by 5.98% this year That will generate another $75,000 in revenue. City Manager It was leaking then and we know its leaking now. It always seemed the whole conversation was steered by anecdotes and not by facts. It was very restrictive. I want to speak in favor of the resolution Ive watched eight years of divisiveness. Ive never seen a subject more than this one The price, yes, its heavy, but its not heavy if it clears the air once and for all. I was a little weirded out by $72,000 and their website doesnt work. Vice Mayor Christine Brown regarding the only bid the city received to Putting a lot of things on social media and complaining about it, that doesnt do us any good. Come down to Aquamania and you can dunk two councilmembers You can even take a shot at the Gabber. Whats Your Review? Gulfport Public Library is now accepting book reviews for possible online publication and presentation any questions call the reference desk Voluntary Prekindergarten Program Center is currently accepting year. VPK is free for children who Coalition of Pinellas, Inc. and receive Classied Ad ve rtising $450* for a 10 wor d ad. 20 each additional wor d.*Does not include Commercial or R eal Estat e A dvertising ** R un of the paper commercial advertising. 14 19 49th Str eet South, Gulfport, FL 33 70 7 A dvertising@theGabber .com 7 27-3 2 1-6 96 5D isplay Ad ve rtising from $1720** per column inch


32 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Gulfport Library 5501 28th Ave. So. 893-1074 or fax 344-6386 Technology Programs One-on-One Computer Instruction: Beginning iPad Class: Pre-registration required. Sign up at the Adult/All Ages Programs Free Thinkers Open AA (Twelve Step) Meeting Gulfport Prompt Short Story Writers known as Gulfport Creative Short Story Writers). Gulfport Toastmasters : Wednesdays, Womens AA Club Coffee/Talk Book Club phen Hawking, over coffee & light reto pick up a copy. Sponsored by Circle of Friends of the Gulfport Library. Please Home Gardening Class: Sat., June 28, ed? Ongoing garden gripes? Join us at the launch of our gardening classes, to be held to help you get budding along! Also, attheir gardening-related issues after the classes. SCORE Counseling Acoustic Jam Session with Alex: Mon., Children/Family Programs Summer Reading Program Kick-off Party: es for reading throughout our seasonal celebration! Storytime for toddlers & preschoolers. Sing songs, Free Family Movie Day: Sat., June 21, Earth Scouts Teen Programs Teen Summer Reading Program Kick-off We launch it with Silent LibraryGulfport the challenge? Lots of cooool activities for call Cailey, Youth Services Librarian, 727Leisure Services, Rec. Center. ACTIVITIES PROGRAMS 2014 SUMMER PROGRAMResident registration. Hours of registration for You can pick up your packet at the Rec. 2013-2014 TEEN NIGHT PROGRAM ation and social activities. It also offers NEW CLASSES Interested in teachCLASSES Call instructor for more information. and prices. TOMLINSON LAKE SKATE PARK As of October 1st, ALL skaters/bicyclists Skate Park sticker to use the City of all skaters/bicyclists 17 years of age or Shore Blvd. S. Availability to register: Recreation Center 5730 Shore Blvd. So 893-1068


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 33 The Gulfport Multipurpose Center hours the Senior Center link.The Gulfport Senior Center Pantry is before use of the pantry. Please bring Do you know someone who lives alone and could use a friendly check in call? Volunteers for the Reassurance every Monday through Saturday between SPECIAL EVENTS Monthly Memory Screening Clinic: to schedule your screening. A Holistic Approach to Aging Well: live life to the fullest, even if the physical body and society tell us we cant. Movie Day at the Snack Bar: Monthly Blood Sugar Screenings: Springs at Boca Ciega Bay will provide blood sugar checks. Healthy Heart Cooking Class: will present a Healthy Heart Cooking Class. IPad Class: Jaclyn Moore, Gold Award Girl Scout Project Leader will cover basic functions of the Apple iPad. Bring your Apple iPad Puzzle Party: Join in the fun with Puzzle Pages. Learn Pages! Music Sweet Music SPECIAL SERVICES FREE Phones severe hearing loss Florida residents 727-399-9983 to qualify. Community Law Program Legal bono legal representations and assistance and outreach. G.E.M.S. Service Affordable transportation FITNESS CENTER Annual sign up for Snack Bar Bring a friend to the Senior Center and enjoy a light breakfast for only Support Groups Diabetic Support Group on Mondays Caregivers Hearing Loss Support Group, 1st & Visual Support Group More Activities gulfportseniorfoundation.org5500 Shore Blvd. So. 893-1070Sunday June 8 6:00 10:00pm Ballroom Dance with Mario Deleons Band $7 Admission Saturday, June 14 6:00 11:00pm Summer Dinner Dance With Maggio Total Sound Advance dance tickets are $12.50. Dance tickets at the door are $15. Reserve a table of 8 for $100. Reserve a table of 10 for $125. Authentic Tampa Cuban food catered by Del Rios Caf will be available for $15 per person. (advance only) After dinner, enjoy s s dance favorites! RSVP by email at Or call 727-804-5325. Tickets also available at the Casino & Beach Bazaar Sunday June 15 6:00 10:00pm Ballroom Dance with Ellis Hales Band $7 Admission Casino Weekly Dances Ballroom Lessons Every Tuesday Noon 3pm $7 Argentine Tango Every Tuesday 7 11pm $7 Swing Dance Every Wednesday 6 11pm $7 Salsa Dance Every Thursday 6:30 10pm $7 Band & Ballroom Dance Most Sundays 6 10pm $7 City Sponsored Activitiesin the Community Senior Center5501 27th Ave. S. 893-22375501 27th Ave. So. 893-1070 Friday, June 6, 6-8pm Art Reception Experience the About Face photo show by Gulfport artist Jude Bagatti. Free & open to the public! Gulfport Getaways Tues. 6/10Florida Orange Grove Winery & Corey Avenue. Call 727-893-2242 to reserve your seat by 6/4. GEMS Members $9/Non-GEMS $11. (YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE A GEMS MEMBER TO ENJOY GULFPORT GETAWAYS.)


34 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Apply for Social Services Grants the City of St. Petersburg. Grant applications are due Monday, July 7 services. Priority for funding: Grant awards will not be offered to Assistance Workshop will be held this workshop is required to qualify for funding. Interested applicants are requested to print the application and guidelines found on the website and bring to the workshop. to a parking violation. allocated social services grants to 17 Transform Your Yard Into a Haven for Wildlife to property owners eager to increase their yard. updated, encourages property owners to help wildlife by creating habitat that provides the food, water and shelter they need to survive. Photos and original artwork, tables of native plants and plant zones, and lists of preferences create an easy-to-use evaluate their current landscape and create a habitat plan, select the appropriate native plants, and design a wildlife habitat such as a to restore wildlife habitat in their the Wildlife Foundation of Florida, for wholesale inquiries, contact


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38 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Following are some of the calls that Gulfport Police responded to during the past week. Friday 5/23 Burglary3000 Blk 54th St. S. Burglary5700 Blk 19th Ave. S. Abandoned Vehicle5300 Blk 31st Ave. S. Assault/Battery5400 Blk 15th Ave. S. Person Under Inuence5700 Blk Shore Blvd. S. Saturday 5/24 Disturbance5400 Blk Shore Blvd. S. Disorderly Conduct4900 Blk Newton Ave. S. Domestic5200 Blk 18th Ave. S. Domestic5200 Blk 15th Ave. S. Accident54th St. & 29th Ave. S. Armed PersonBeach Blvd. & 29th Ave. S. Animal Call4900 Blk 14th Ave. S. Assault/Battery5100 Blk 9th Ave. S. Assault/Battery4900 Blk Newton Ave. S. Sunday 5/25 Domestic5700 Blk 15th Ave. S. Disorderly Conduct1300 Blk 56th St. S. Burglary6000 Blk Shore Blvd. S. Burglary2500 Blk 51st St. S. Theft5900 Blk 30th Ave. S. Domestic5000 Blk 17th Ave. S. Burglary4500 Blk 29th Ave. S. Reckless Driver6200 Blk 14th Ave. S. Theft5700 Blk Tangerine Ave. S. Animal Call2500 Blk Way S. Monday 5/26 Domestic3100 Blk Beach Blvd. S. Animal Call56th St & Newton Ave. S. Assault/Battery1800 Blk 56th St. S. Burglary2700 Blk Beach Blvd. S. Tuesday 5/27 Accident1800 Blk 49th St. S. Burglary5400 Blk 13th Ave. S. Theft5200 Blk 9th Ave. S. Domestic5900 Blk Pelican Bay Plz. Domestic5900 Blk Tangerine Ave. S. Domestic700 Blk 58th St. S. Wednesday 5/28 Assault/Battery3100 Blk Clinton St. S. Animal Call5200 Blk Jersey Ave. S. Disturbance2700 Blk 49th St. S. Thursday 5/29 Drug Call5300 Blk 27th Ave. S. Domestic1300 Blk 53rd St. S. Illegally Parked Vehicle(s)5400 Blk 31st Ave. S. Domestic5200 Blk 15th Ave. S.


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40 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Local Obituaries BARKER, LILLY MAE of daughter, Janet Cataldo and four grandchildren, Michael Mitchell, Shannon Mitchell, Brandy Barker and Maria Cataldo. Also survived by four great-grandchildren, Brandon, JORDAN, DOLORES G., 92, of South Pasadena, passed away May SCHREIBER, GENEVA MARGARET 87, of St. Pete Beach, She was preceded in death by her Hospice Bayfront in St. Petersburg. In Loving Memory of MARGARET (PEG) NARDOZZI 3-24-23 to 6-5-11 (7 27 ) 32 169 65 fa x 32 778 30R eaders. R esults.Serving Gulfport and surr ounding Communities ev ery T hur sd ay since 1968. Check Out This Exhibit at Creative Clay collaborative paintings and drawings Gibbs High School Pinellas County Center for the Arts students is open St. Petersburg and runs through June 18. Pinellas County Center for the Arts, City of St. Petersburg and Culture Builds Florida. High School Students in partnership relationship between Pinellas County Schools and Creative Clay, with a purpose to provide arts-related transition services for 18 to 22 year goals of independent living and and vocational opportunities in the arts for people with obstacles to Creative Clay has served people as people in healthcare settings, children, veterans and provide


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42 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Gulfport Toastmasters Elects New Ofcers Pictured from left: Kelly Wright, VP of Education; Christina Zuccaro, VP of Public Relations; Brian Carroll, Treasurer; Robyn Featherston, President; Angie LeBeau, VP of Membership; Lyn Cupit, Sergeant At Arms. Not pictured: Karen Higgins, Secretary. the new Secretary is Karen Higgins and Christina Zuccaro is the new Vice President of Public Relations. Robyn Featherston will be the new President transition. age. Learn to Swim seniors, classes will teach proper technique and tips for safety in any classes. Classes are available schedule. A two-week session is only 101-Year-Old Womans Club Going Younger for volunteers. Offering a new possibilities, fresh direction with projects and invigorate the organization. activities to their interests and stage of life. will also share ownership of the clubhouse, listed on the National Register of Historical Places. Young with a 21st century spin.


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44 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 Parliamo litaliano! Lets speak Italian! Beginners the Gulfport Recreation Center and Beginners Conversational Italian class is designed for those with little or no Italian speaking skills. Whether you are reconnecting with your Italian heritage or youve always been interested in learning Italian, will teach both classes. He attended a degree in the Italian language and has been teaching Italian in to register contact the Gulfport Apply for Arts and Cultural Grant and cultural organizations for the guidelines to receive funds are now available online at are due on or before Friday, June 13. St. Petersburg City Council will to eligible arts and cultural underwriting their operating the residents of St. Petersburg. of the application and the operating budget of the organization. funded local organizations including Center, St. Petersburg Opera Gulfport Rec Summer Program for Gulfport residents. Registration of registration are Monday to Friday for non-residents not enrolled in the are $17 for residents and $22 for noncurrently available at the Recreation Rec Center). Packets now available.


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Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 51 TO ASSISTTwo Ambulatory Gentleman in Their Homes, 5 Days Per Week, 24-hours, Some Time Off in A.M., Discuss Certications at Interview, Miss B., 727-565-5440. DRIVERS $5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS!Great Pay! Consistent Freight, Great Miles on this Regional Account. Werner Enterprises: 1-855517-2507 DELIVER PHONE BOOKSWork your own hours. Must have: Insured Vehicle; be at least 18 yrs old; valid DL. No experience necessary. 1-800-518-1333x224. NOW HIRING SALES ASSOCIATES Start Immediately, F/T, P/T, Paid Every Friday, Benets Included,, 407245-7318.VISITING ANGELSMature companions, homemakers, CNAs needed for elderly adults. Flexible schedule. Call Visiting Angels today. 727-822-3034. Business Opportunity HOMEMADE ICE CREAM STORE-Newly Constructed, Very Busy Store and Strip Mall Area, Dipping & Soft Serve, Low Monthly Rent. Only One in Area. New Owner has to Move On. Asking $48,000 o.b.o. 727-215-4806. Automotive 2000 CHEVY CAVALIERAuto, 68,700 miles. Maintenance Records. Runs Great! $2,600 Call 727-321-5786ABC JUNK CARSWeve Paid the Most Cash For Junk & Unwanted Vehicles for Over a Decade Now. No Lies Just Honest Business. So Call us First or Call us Last, but Call Us! 727-458-7710 SHUTTLE BUS-for Church or School, Hotel, Motel, or Rental. 12 Passenger, Very Clean. Loaded. $7,995 o.b.o. Call for Details, 727235-5565. Furniture/Appliances MAYTAG HIGH EFFICIENCYWasher, 2 yrs. old, Cost New $699, Yours for $275. 727-345-5816. 4 PIECE LIVINGROOM TABLE SET-Burrow Wood, w/Plexiglass Legs. $500. O.B.O. 5 Piece Kitchen Table Set. $150. o.b.o. Call 727481-5300. General DUANE SHINN PIANO COURSE52-week Crash Piano Course, 13 DVDs and 8 Lesson Books, Works! $300 obo, Call Wes, 727-4858820. RECUMBANT ADULT BIKE(3-wheel) Mobo Triton, Assembled and Unused. $300. Call 914-320-3615 or 727-321-6936. Gulfport. SINGER SEWING MACHINE-Portable, Zigzag, $75. 727-343-8191. HOT TUB5x7, Seats Four, Three Years Old, 727-481-8280. SCOOTER RACKFits 2-1/2 inch receiver. 500# Capacity. $60 OBO. 727-560-2508 2 HALLS FOR RENT-Small 150pp. Large 300pp. Weddings, Meetings, Celebrations. Lithuanian American Club 4880 46th Ave. N. St. Petersburg. Vida 727-866-7936. UNITED AIRLINES E-TICKET CERTIFICATE-Worth $200, Fully Transferable, $150 obo, 727-360-1257. GULFPORT LIONS CLUB Available For Parties, Weddings, Meetings. Great Waterfront Location With Full Facilities. Call Art for Info and Dates. 321-5717.LAWN MOWERS ALL KINDSPlease Call Frank at 727-418-8297. THULE ROOF RACKfour J Racks for Kayak. $100. 727-560-2508 SWIMMING POOL!2010 Mr. Pool! 18 round, 4.5 deep, w/ladder & new pump. $600 o.b.o. 727-776-9739. TROY BUILT 21 PUSH MOWERZ-Start, 65 Series w/Gas Container, $135. Mantis 2Cyl Engine Tiller/Cultivator w/Attachments, & Gas Can, Oil & DVD Instructions, $125. Both for $200 o.b.o. Call Carter, 327-5476. Marine BOAT SLIPS FOR RENT-From 25 to 55 Sail of Power. $7.55/F. Easy Access to Gulf. Ample Parking. Madeira Beach 727-641-6465. BOATING STUFF!-Honda Outboard Motor $1,000., 8 HP, Portable Refrigerator,AC/DC, 18x20, Genoa 120 Self Roller Furling, (in bag) 18 7. Luff, 50 8, (Blue Sacricial). Jump Starter Charger, New,300 amps. Oil Changer & Tubes. Wind Swoop Breeze Catcher. Rain Shower. Six pieces of Solid Teak, 3/8 x 2.5 (w) x 6 8 $300. Six pieces Wide Maple (Holly), 3/8 x 1/2 x 6. 914-320-3615 (Mary or 727321-6936. (Pat). Call for Prices or Come See! Gulfport. SEARAY 17 BOWRIDER4cyl., Alpha1, O/D. Trailer, Many New Items. $1800 o.b.o. Or trade for sailboat.727-560-2508. Musical Instruments BABY GRAND PIANO-French Provencial w/ Bench. Shoninger. $1600. Call 727-481-5300. ACCORDIAN IN CASE!-Great Shape, $200. Call 914-320-3615 or 727-321-6936. Gulfport. Pets/Animals 4 FREE KITTENS2 1/2 months old. Ready to Play! Call 727-327-7361. SHITZU AND MALTESEFor Adoption, Both Aged 5, Sweet Dogs, Cant Keep, $50 each, 727-267-8822. Wanted I WANT TO BUY YOUR TOOLS,Computers, Laptops. Any Condition. Call Glenn 727-5657184. Day or Evening. Help Wanted PLACE YOUR AD HEREStarting at $4.50 per issue. Call 321-6965. Automotive General


52 Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 NOTICE OF ACTION FOR PETITION TO RELOCATE WITH MINOR CHILD/SUPPLEMENTAL PETITION TO MODIFY PARENT ING PLANJennifer Mary Feddon, You are notied that a petition to relocate with minor child has been led for your child and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to Steve Ullum whose address is 3922 Casaba Loop, Valrico, FL 33596 on or before 7/7/2014, and le the original with the clerk of this Court at 800 East Twiggs Street, Room 101, Tampa, FL 33602 or (Mailing address) P.O. Box 3450, Tampa, FL 33601, before service on Petitioner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. FICTITIOUS NAME NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Emily Glasser desiring to engage in business under the ctitious name 1 Splash Design located in Pinellas County, Florida, intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations, Florida Department of State, pursuant to section 865.09 of the Florida Statutes. June 5, 2014. PLACE YOUR AD HERE$15.00 for 20 words, includes notarized afdavit of publication and tear sheet. $5.00 notary fee. 321-6965. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Florida Body Shop gives notice and Intent to sell, for non payment of towing and storage, the following vehicle on June 19, 2014 at 10:00 A.M. at 6363 Ulmerton Rd. Largo, FL 33771. Said Company reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids. 2003 Nissan VIN#JN8AZ08T43W112413 June 5, 2014 HUGE YARD SALE-Friday & Saturday, 8-3p.m. Mens Dress Shirts, Pants, Ties, Ladies Clothes & 2-Piece Suits, Ladies Dresses Size 10-XL. Shoes 9-10. New Infants Clothes. Household Items, Pictures. Accessory Jewelry. No Junk. Happy Fathers Day. 4507 15th Ave. S. ESTATE SALE-2850 59th St. S. #611.Town Shores Kenmore Bldg. Sat. 9-3p.m. MId Century Furniture. MULTI FAMILYFurniture, Household, Clothing, Vacuum. Friday & Saturday. 8am-? 2827 Miriam St. S. (Gulfport) Across from Gulfport Marina VINTAGE STUFFOriental Rug, Artwork, Jewelry, Records, Pottery, Friday, 8:30am, 6301 11th Ave. S. MOVING SALE-Sat. & Sun. 8-? 4319 26th Ave. S. Furniture, dishes, paintings, etc. FRIDAY & SATURDAY5517 14th Ave. S. Gulfport. Antique Japanese dragonware, Chairs, Tables, Cedar Chest, Tea Cups/Saucers, Silver and Plated items. Wade Red Rose (old/new) Figurines. Terminator Action Figures. Teak Table, 24 Bar Stool, Paintings.MULTI FAMILY SALECommunity Yard Sae, Seaside Villas, 3205 58th Street, Gulfport Sat. June 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. MOVING SALEFurniture, TVs, Lots of Misc., Sat & Sun, 9am, 3970 55 Ave. N. 7TH ANNUAL NEIGHBORHOOD-Yard Sale. June 7th, Sat. 8a.m.-3p.m. Off Gulf Blvd. At 64th Ave. SPB. 5000 14TH AVE. SO.-Gulfport. Fri. & Sat. 9a.m.-? Household Items, Furniture, Clothes, Variety Items. SAT. JUNE 7-8a.m.-2p.m. Furniture and Misc. Items Donated by Members for LithuanianAmerican Club. 4880 46th Ave. N. St. Petersburg. Lost & Found FOUND CHILDS SCOOTER-Razor, Purple Handlebars, vic. 5700 block of Newton. 727265-7829. FOUND MULTIPLE KEYSClaim at Gulfport Rec. Ctr.5730 Shore Blvd. S. Card of Thanks PRAY 9 HAIL MARYS for 9 days, request 3 wishes, 1 business & 2 impossible. On the 9th day, publish this article, your wishes will be answered even if you dont believe. T.A.B. NEVER FAILING PRAYER TO ST. MICHAEL St. Michael, the Archangel, Defend Us In Battle; Be Our Defense Against the Wickedness and Snares of the Devil. May God Rebuke Him We Humbly Pray; and Do You Oh Prince of the Heavenly Host, By the Power of God, Thrust Into Hell Satan and the Other Evil Spirits Who Prowl About the World For the Ruin of Souls. Amen. St. Michael, I Resort to Your Protection and in My Faith, Offer This Light Which Shall Burn Every Tuesday. Comfort Me in My Difculties and While Lodging in the House of Our Savior Intercede for Me and My Family That We Will Be Able to Hold God Close to Our Hearts and Be Provided for in All of Our Necessities. I Beseech You, to Have Innite Pity in Regard to Favors I ask of You (Name Them) So That I May Be Able To Overcome All Difculties as You Did the Dragons at Your Feet. Our Father (Say 3 Times). Hail Mary (Say 3 Times). Glory Be (Say 3 Times). This Prayer is to be Said 9 Tuesdays, in Succession and Each Tuesday a Candle Shal Be Lighted and a Copy of This Prayer Lft in the Church to Help Another Soul in Distress and Support the Devotion to St. Michael. This Miraculous Saint Grants Everything, No Matter How Difcult, Before the Termination of 9 Tuesdays. G.B. MAY THE SACRED Heart of Jesus be adored, gloried, loved, and preserved throughout the world. Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, pray for us. Blessed Mother, pray for us. St. Jude, worker of miracles, pray for us. Say this prayer for ninet days, nine times a day. Then publish this prayer. Thank You, Jesus. G.F. GULFPORT HOUSE-2BR/1BA. Very Clean, Tile Floors, Freshly Painted, Near Marina, All Appliances. Nice Backyard and garage storage. Quiet Area. $950/Mo. 1st/Security Call 305-970-6810. SMALL QUIET EFFICIENCIES-All utilities included. $100/wk. and up. Need PT Maintenance person & Housekeeper. Possible Livein 727 202-7848. 3950-1/2 3RD AVE. N.-2BR/1BA, CHA, Fenced Yard, $695 + $600 Security, 727-5609733. TOWN SHORES CHATHAM1BR/1BA 55+, $765/Mo. Annual, Security. Free cable, gas, water. Available 7/1. Non-Smoking, Small Pet OK. References. 727-343-4930, ST. PETE BEACH-Large Efciency, Newly Renovated, Walk to Beach, Trolley, $610/Mo includes water, maintenance. No Dogs. 727345-7036. TENANT NOT PAYING For Fast, Reasonable Eviction Service, Call Gulfport Attorney Karen S. Keaton, Gulf Beaches Law, P.A. at 727-822-2200. 2BR CONDO PLUS FLORIDA ROOMW/D, Furnished, 55+. 1st Floor, Lovely Patio. Available June. 1st. $800/Mo. 727-343-8191. GULFPORT STUDIO APT.-$600/Mo. $100/ Deposit. Private entrance, bath, fridge. Cable, HBO/Showtime. Includes all Utilities, W/D, Pool. Available 7/1/14. 727-776-9739. Furnished Rentals 2BR/1BA $1500/M0-St. Pete Beach. New Tile, Stainless Steel, Granite Tops, Pool, Walk to Beach.Email for Pictures, 7 Month Min, First, Last. 727-542-4443. ART DISTRICT/WATERFRONT-1BR Cottage with orida room. Fully Furnished. Includes, Cable, Internet, All Linens, Dishes, Pots/Pans. $800/Mo +Electric & $500/Deposit. Small Dog ok with deposit. 727-345-4060. GORGEOUS RENTAL ONLY $1200/MO.Furnished 2/2 heavenly waterview. Excellent condition, recently updated, recreational facilities, pool, and many other amenities. 727-2027784. Accommodations to Share IN YOUR HOMELooking to Share. West Side Gulfport / St. Pete. Outside Smoker, Share Expenses. 727343-7823 or 727-2156403 Commercial Properties Rent NOW LEASING OFFICE SPACE At the Executive Bldg., 1135 Pasadena Ave. S. Close to Shopping & Hospital. Ideal for small business owner. 727-209-0606 or 727-688-1927.. Vacation Rentals Legal Notices Yard/Garage Sale Yard/Garage Sale 1707 55ST. S. Sat. 6/7/14. 9a.m.-5p.m. Household, misc. PRAYER TO ST. JUDE This novena has never been known to fail. This novena must be said for 9 consecutive days. Publication must be promised. Oh Holy St. Jude, Apostle and Martyr, great in virtue and rich in miracles, near kinsman of Jesus Christ, faithful intercessor of all who invoke your special patronage in time of need, to you I have recourse from the depth of my heart and humbly beg to whom God has given great power to come to my assistance. Help me in my present urgent petition. In return, I promise to make your name known and call you to be invoked. St. Jude, pray for us all who invoke your aid. Amen. Say 3 Our Fathers, 3 Hail Marys & 3 Glorias. R.S. Real Estate for Rent CHATEAU TOWERS-S. Pasadena. Bay view. 5th oor. 2BR/2BA, Open Granite Kitchen, Newer Appliaces, New W/d, Wood/Tile Floors. New Carpeted Bedrooms, New Bathroom Vanities/Ceiling Fans. Hurricane Shutters. $1200/ Mo. plus 1st/last/security. Yearly. Available 1st Week of June 727-543-6761 Ed. GULFPORT FURNISHED DUPLEX2BR/1BA, Laundry, One Car Garage, Lawn Care Included, Seasonal Available. Now Nov. 2014. $1200/mo. 727-424-6085


Gabber June 5 June 11, 2014 53 LOOKING FOR 1/1 or 2/1-Long Term Rental. House, Bungalow, Duplex. Needs CHA, W/D or Hookup. Porch. Needs Clean, Quiet, Nonsmoking. Excellent References. Cat Friendly. 808-385-2767. Open House Real Estate for Sale Real Estate Wanted Real Estate for Sale Real Estate for Sale DUPLEX FOR SALE BY OWNERApt. A unfurnished, Apt. B fully furnished rental. Totally restored. 5039 29th Ave. S. Priced reduced to $195,000. 727-418-7272. ST. PETE DOUBLEWIDE-2BR/2BA, 55+ $8,000. Lot Rent $325. Walk-in Closets. New A.C. Fans, Washer, Skylight, Marble Floors, Carpet. 727-258-8672. RENOVATED CONDO 55+Gateway Squares. 2BR/2BA. 951 79th Ave. North. Owner Financing Avail. $52,000 Janet Brooks Realtor. 727393-5555, 727-420-5257.


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