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No. 2378 September 18 September 24, 2014 Remembering September 11 While it has been 13 years since September 11, 2001, the day is far from forgotten. American Legion Post 305 on St. Pete Beach hold signs in remembrance of the attacks that took so many lives. Drivers along Gulf Boulevard slowed, honked and waived back waivers stood in the sweltering heat of late afternoon. more than standing in the sun, said Dee Bell. Pictured are Dee Bell (right), 16 District President American Legion Auxiliary; John Bell, Vice Commander 16 District American Legion; Tami Flanagan, Unit 305 President; and Debbie Sviderskas, Unit 305 Secretary. Water, Sewer Increase is Ofcial Gulfport Council voted to increase garbage and recycling year. The year begins October 1. This increase should generate an additional $214,000 in revenue for the city. reading of the ordinance making provisions for the price increase. Council also voted to increase its potable, or drinking, water and sewage rates by the same 12%. Because St. Petersburg sells Gulfport water and cleans the citys sewage, Gulfport must, by the terms of its contract with St. Petersburg, charge its customers at least as much as St. Petersburg charges its customers. St. Petersburg increased its rates by 25% in the form of a surcharge, and Gulfport had no choice but to follow suit. Council divided the increase over two years. See Water Bill, page 31Clymer Park Tree Planting By Elizabeth Brown-Worthington Nic Weathersbee, Crea Egan-Romanelli, Robert Rutenbeck, Johnny, Bryan Hilbert, Christine Brown, Wesley Sloat and Paul Ray gathered to plant trees in Gulfport last Thursday. On the anniversary of one of the most tragic events in American history, a small group of people gathered to make peace. Under the guidance of Crea Egan-Romanelli, volunteers fruit and nut trees along the new sidewalk in Clymer Park in Gulfport. The trees planted on Thursday include sapodilla, macadamia nut, guava, avocado and several more, bringing the number See Planting, page 41


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Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 3 Glow Party in Hurley Park My Hope Chest is excited to Party! on Saturday, September 20 at 6 p.m. Taking place at Hurly Park in Pass-A-Grille Beach, attendees will don wings, glow accessories and bling as they bring hope to breast cancer survivors by supporting breast reconstruction surgery. The party is taking place in Run & Party. The race will to kick off the Glow Party and allow attendees to watch participants get their wings Food and alcohol will be available for purchase (proceeds will support My Hope Chests efforts) and the after party will continue following and Fun Run takes place on the beach next to the park, so attendees can bring blankets and relax under the stars and fun glow display. The Glow Party is a fundraiser for My Hope Chest with festivities designed to expand the popular nighttime glow, exercise experience and the craze of running enthusiasts today. Greenlight Pinellas Debate at Stetson Stetson University College of Law is hosting a debate on the Greenlight Pinellas Plan on September 29 at 12 p.m. on the Gulfport campus. Representatives of No Tax for Tracks and Vote Yes on Greenlight will debate the future of public transportation in Pinellas County. Stetson University College of Law Professors Mark Bauer and Paul Boudreaux will moderate the debate, co-sponsored by the Stetson Republicans and Environmental Law Society. The Greenlight Pinellas Plan includes bus improvements and future passenger rail in Pinellas County. If a proposed 1% sales tax referendum passes in November, the PSTA will implement the plan. The debate will take place in the Great Hall, Stetson University College of Law, 1401 61st St. S., Gulfport. For directions to Stetsons Gulfport campus, visit law/about/home/directions.php.


4 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program Did you know that reducing your body weight by just 7% and increasing your physical activity can greatly reduce your risk of developing a host of chronic diseases? The YMCA of Greater St Petersburg has joined forces with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and Medicare to help seniors take control of their health. Gulfport Senior Center, 5501 27th Ave. S. will begin offering a new session of the YMCA classes to make it easier for local seniors to take advantage of this program. The next series of classes begin Monday, September 29 at noon. Participants work together to lose a modest amount of weight, increase their physical activity and create healthy habits that can reduce risks of Diabetes, Cancer, Heart Disease, and Erectile Dysfunction. Classes meet for one hour a week for 16 weeks and are followed up by monthly maintenance meetings. All classes are led by a trained Lifestyle Coach. Participants are eligible for a complimentary membership to the YMCA throughout the program. Do you qualify? For more 727-895-9622 ext. 219 or kgabel@ For Paws on St. Pete Beach Bring your dog for a day at Hurley Park, 1501 Gulf Way in Pass-A-Grille. The event in the park on Saturday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. will include food, beer, music, face painting and a Pawcasso art area with tie dying and dog art. Stand Up Paddleboard instructors be out giving you the opportunity to learn how to paddle for a cause. Dogs are not permitted on the beach. All leashed dogs must stay at Hurley Park. Pawtroductory paddle board lesson is only $10 and a 30-minute paddleboard session is $25. The event more information call 727-363-9245 or visit


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 5 National Rum Punch Day Art Walk With four full liquor bars and within walking distance, Gulfport is the place to be on September 20 to celebrate National Rum Punch Day during the Third Saturday Art Walk. The Gulfport Art Walk event and third Saturday each month and includes several different sculpture and paint mediums, jewelry, items, handmade/designed clothing and accessories, body products and more. The Industrial Art Center of Gulfport offers step-by-step classes and instruction in specialized areas such as glass casting, glass fusing, sculptural welding and forged steel for students age 5 to 85 during Art Walks and other special events. Live musicians appear at several venues throughout the waterfront district, including Urban Gypsies, Double M Band, Cheesy On The Outside w/ Dr. Horrible, and Will Erickson to name a few. Domain Home Accessories & Gallery will host a reception and one-night-only Anniversary Sale to celebrate the two-year anniversary of its & Gallery space. Complimentary beverages and hors doeuvre will be offered during the sale and celebration, and jazz saxophonist Henry Ashwood will entertain visitors. There is no admission fee for visitors and complimentary parking is available nearby with courtesy trolley rides available from off-site parking areas. Gulfport events are petand family-friendly. Experience a dining, shopping and cultural experience unlike any other. The event is located near the surrounding area of 3129 Beach Blvd. S., Gulfport, 6 to 10 p.m. Vendor information can be found information, visit GulfportArtWalk, or call 727-322-5217. Acoustic Jam at Gulfport Library Bring a guitar or acoustic instrument to the Gulfport Library, 5501 28th Ave. S., Monday, September 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. for an informal jam session. Meet other musicians and exchange musical know-how in a fun and relaxed setting. As always, its free! Questions? Call Alex Hooks, librarian, at 727-893-1073.


6 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Celebrate & Gallery Anniversary at Art Walk Domain Home Accessories & Gallery will celebrate the two-year anniversary of its & Gallery space, 3129 Beach Blvd. S., on Saturday, September 20 from 6 to 10 p.m. Complimentary beverages and hors doeuvre will be offered during the sale and celebration, and jazz saxophonist Henry Ashwood will entertain visitors. Meet the Artists events at & Gallery occur during Gulfports popular third Saturday Art Walk. Artists and artisans line the sidewalks of scenic Beach Boulevard on Art Walk evenings. Independent shops and boutiques, live glassblowing at the Industrial Arts Center, live music venues, street performers, and Gulfports many popular restaurants are all part of the lively Art Walk scene. Parking in the waterfront village is free and convenient. Free trolleys are available for visitors parking in remote sites for transportation to and from the hub of Art Walk. For more information, contact Daniel Hodge, 727-366-4086 or email; or visit Junk in the Trunk Gulfport residents, are you looking to swap, trash or give away your old stuff and dont know where to start? Join the Gulfport Neighbors and the City of Gulfport at the community Junk in the Trunk or on a Truck event on Saturday, October 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. behind the Neighborhood Center, 1617 49th St. S. in Gulfport. Gulfport residents, bring proof of residency with your Drivers License, Picture I.D. or a Gulfport Utility Bill. You may bring furniture, appliances, tires, and other bulk items for free disposal, liquor, plants, paints, chemicals, or batteries. At the same time, next door at the Backdoor Theater, the Gulfport Neighbors will be hosting a plant exchange for the community. If you have many of the same plants and want to exchange for different species, visit the Backdoor Theater next door. This a great way to spruce up your garden for free! Enjoy a cup of coffee during Java with Josh and Zack (Lieutenant Josh Stone and Community Resource register childrens bikes with the Gulfport Police Department and receive a free childrens bike helmet. There will also be a drop off for nonperishable items or toiletries to donate to the Gulfport Senior Center pantry where it goes straight back to the needy in the community. Join the Gulfport Neighbors network of volunteers: inspiring, motivating and uniting neighbors to improve the quality of life in Gulfport. For more information, please visit their Facebook page at or call 727-893-1118.Childrens Gymnastics Class Sunshine Gymnastics at the Gulfport Recreation Center is on Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m Skills introduced on balance beam, cartwheel mat, spring board, incline mat, and back handspring mats. Ages 5 to 12, $30 per month/$20 registration. For more information call Barbara at 727-804-9400.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 7 New Classes on St. Pete Beach Live It! with recreation this fall. Whether you are looking for a youth basketball program, senior line workout class the St. Pete Beach Community Center has a class for you. New this fall are Qi Gong, Tai Chi, Move to Your Groove, Zumba Step, Voice Lessons and keep a look out for the new Trunk or Treat Event this October. Stop by the Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Dr. to pick up the new fall program guide. You can also visit our website, for a full list of classes. Flying Mullet 5k and Doggie Dash Take a run through history on Friday, October 10, and catch a glimpse of coastal Florida the way it used to be and in Gulfport, the way things still are. Gulfport, a town built by to run through vintage Florida neighborhoods. The Flying Mullet Historic Waterfront District, running once earned their living netting Doggie Dashers will thrill at the proximity of the dog park as well as the towns dog-friendly bars and restaurants. All runners get a free post-race drink in the Art District after the run. that lets you take in the quirky seaside charm of the town that time forgot! Event details and schedule. Gulfport has ample free street parking; please take notice of any signs. You may also park at the adjacent dog park, the Gulfport Public Library, The Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center, or at the Catherine Hickman Theatre. 5:30 p.m. with the One Mile Doggie Dash starting shortly thereafter. Both races start at the Gulfport History Museum, located at 5301 28th Ave. S. in Gulfport. The course will travel mostly over paved roads. Packet pickup as well as the race start will be on the grounds of the museum. Adjacent to the museum dogs can go off-leash at the small and large dog parks. Register at; call 727-656-5420 for more information. Race sponsored in part by OMaddys, Neptune Grill, Pasadena Pet Motel, Saltys and other local businesses. Please shop local so the community continues to build a unique history.West Coast Orchid Society Show And Sale The Florida West Coast Orchid Society will present their annual Orchid Show and Sale featuring orchid Pirates on October 4 and 5 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m both days at the Garden Club of St. Petersburg, 501 Sunset Drive. Parking is free, but there is a $5 entry fee. Event features orchid re-potting booth, creative orchid displays, educational workshops, thousands of orchids for Bill Nunez at 813-918-4546 or Paula Polen at 727-345-6733.


8 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Lecture Focuses on Threats to Manatees Thursday, September 25 at 7 p.m., Athena Rycyk, Ph.D. will present Response of Manatees Acoustic Environment at Eckerd College Galbraith Marine Science Laboratory. The Florida manatees longterm survival is threatened partly by mortality from boat collisions. Marine researcher Athena Rycyk, Ph.D., and her crew mapped the manatees in southwest Florida to investigate manatee behavior during boat approaches and to better understand the factors that lead to boat-manatee collisions. Dr. Rycyk will discuss factors predicting the occurrence, magnitude, and timing of manatee changes in behavior during boat passes. Questions will be entertained. Dr. Rycyk will present the details of her research which included the use of digital acoustic recording and GPS tags to track her subjects. She will explain the factors that lead to boat-manatee collisions and explain the factors that were found to predict the occurrence, magnitude and timing of manatee changes in behavior during boat passes. Eckerd College is located at 4200 54th Ave. S. in St. Petersburg. For more information, contact events@ or 727-864-7979.Find The Music in You Donna Dobbs, experienced music educator, composer and musician, the music within you, get it out and play with it. No experience or talent required! Play along with popular tunes, aided by musicians and a facilitator. A new workshop is presented the Find the Music in You provides a way to discover a part of yourself that may have been hidden for a lifetime, have fun, learn more about your own special abilities and create something that will give you lasting pleasure. The next workshop will be held on Thursday October 2 from 3 to 5 p.m. and 4 to 6p.m. The price is $10 plus tax. Please call 727-480-0865 for more information or register online at City of Imagination is located 2726 54th St. S., in Gulfport.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 9 St. Pete Beach Community Yard Sale Come shop over 50 vendors at the St. Pete Beach Community Center Yard Sale on Saturday, September 27. The vendors will be located inside and outside at our beautiful water front facility, 7701 Boca Ciega Dr. from 8 a.m. to noon. Vendor spaces are still available. The cost for the 10 x 10 space is $15 for St. Pete Beach residents and $17.50 for nonresidents. For more information or to reserve your space, contact the Community Center at 727-3639245. Spaces will sell out fast, so call today. SNAP Application Assistance Are you 60 or older and struggling to put food on the table? You may be Come out to the Gulfport Senior Center on September 30, 11 a.m. eligible. SNAP dollars can help you buy healthy food options including dairy, meat, produce, eggs, whole grains, etc. Please stop and bring the following: your ID, proof of any income (including pay stubs from jobs, child support, SSI, proof of residency (rental agreement or mortgage statement), proof of medical expenses, and utility bills (electric, gas, and water). For more information, please call the Event Line at 727.893.5657.Tangerine Blues Fest SO49 and Tyrone Square Mazda present the Tangerine Blues Fest and Country Music Weekend on September 27 and 28. This years two-day day lineup of bands (Blues on Saturday and Country on Sunday) is dynamic. Along with free music, great food will be served up by Pipos Cuban Restaurant, Chick Doggie the original Chicago Hot Dog, Wing House and their famous wings, Melt Company with a great grilled cheese sandwich, Mangia Gourmet, Mr. Bills with hamburgers and funnel cakes, Fresh Squeezed Lemonade, Fresh Made Ice Cream, Gulfport Elementary serving Ice Cold Coke and water and much more. Come out to meet Raymond of the Tampa Bay Rays, costumed characters from McDonalds and enjoy carnival rides provided by Spotlight Amusements. They will have a full scale NASCAR racing car and many more display booths. Have you donated blood this year? The Florida Blood Service bus will be on site so you can take the time to donate. Admission is free both days and there is something for everyone. Bring your chairs or blankets and stake out an area for the free concerts. No animals or coolers will be allowed in. Bikes and skateboards will need to be walked through the area. Check out the new web site at tangerinebluesfest. com or call 727-327-3509 for more information.


10 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Home Gardening: Rain Barrels Have you ever thought What a waste! when you see rainwater pouring out of your gutter down spout and then down the street? By attending this workshop hosted by the University of Florida/IFAS Extension, you will learn how to save that water in a recycled plastic drum for use in your landscape. The collected water may be used for your plant beds, potted plants, and special plant collections. The Gulfport Public Library will host one of the Pinellas County Extension Services agent, Brian Niemann, for a fun and educational reservations only workshop on Saturday, September 27 at 2 p.m. in the meeting room. Each attendee will receive instructions on how to build and install a rain barrel. You also have the option of purchasing a completed rain barrel in advance of the workshop. Rain barrels are available only at the class and payment by check is required for the rain barrel on the day of the class. Rain barrel cost is $35 and supplies are limited. To reserve your barrel in advance, call 727-4536524. Many thanks to the University of Florida/IFAS Extension Service and workshop leader Brian Niemann for their ongoing support and in making this event possible. For more information and to preregister contact 727-893-1073 or stop by the Reference Desk. Medicare Info at Main Branch Library Medicare 101: An introduction to Medicare. Learn about Original Medicare, Supplemental Plans, Medicare Advantage Plans, Part D assistance programs. Tuesday, September 30 at 11 a.m. Medicare Advantage Plans: This Medicare Advantage Plans including HMOs and PPOs. Youll learn what they are, how they work, when you can join and your rights and protections. Tuesday, October 14, 11 a.m. Medicare Prescription Drug Plans: This is an overview of Medicare Part D. Youll learn about eligibility and enrollment, how to compare and choose programs. Tuesday, October 28, at 11 a.m. All three programs are presented by SHINE (Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders), a program of the Florida Dept. of Elder Affairs in conjunction with the Area Agency on Aging. Programs will be presented in the auditorium of the St. Petersburg Main Library, 3745 9th Ave. N. Register by calling 727-893-7928. In addition, one-on-one appointments with a SHINE Medicare Counselor will be available at the St. Petersburg Main Library, Wednesdays, October 8 to December 3, 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The SHINE counselor can help answer your questions about Medicare, assist with enrollment in Medicare Savings Programs, and can help you determine which Medical and/or Medicare needs. Call 727-893-7928 to register for an appointment.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 11 Filmmaker Speaks on Political Corruption John Wellington Ennis, a Los explore political corruption with a heavy dose of comedy and satire, is to Stetson University College of Law on September 20 at 7:30 p.m. Ennis will discuss the impact of coordinated by Stetson Law professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy. The event is free and open to the public. Seating is limited. To RSVP, email events@law. Deadline For Keep Gulfport Weird Triathlon Mini Triathlon saw a sprinkling of serious athletes, but most of the participants approached the annual event with a healthy dose of silly. Weird, which is the brainchild of Mayor Sam Henderson, will start at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 27. It consists of a one-mile run, three-mile bike ride, and 100-yard swim. This Friday, September 19 is the deadline for registering for the triathlon. The race is designed to be short levels, whether individually or in teams, and is intended to be simply for fun. The competitive component is not the priority, but rather the gathering of community. There will be a drawing from the registrations for a free pair of Maui Jim sunglasses. McDonald's will be serving up beverages at the end of the race in front of the Casino for participants. This year, everyone who registers gets a cool, bright t-shirt with Registration is $10 per person. Please go to registration form, print and return to the city, 2401 53rd St. S. For more information, please contact Gail Biron, City of Gulfport Technical Events Specialist, at 727-893-1118.


12 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 A whole gaggle of Gulfport kids took the Gabber with them to vacation this summer in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee. Ballroom Fusion Dance Returns to the Casino Do you like variety of dances and fun? On Sunday October 5, Ballroom Fusion Dance returns to the Gulfport Casino! This monthly event has become a premier night of social dancing at the grand Gulfport Casino Ballroom. Lessons will present dancers with not just moves, steps, and techniques, but ideas to open up their creativity and be able to dance to any music. Beginning lessons are at 6 p.m. with the Foxtrot and the Quickstep starts up from 8 to 10 p.m. and with the Fusion mix, anything goes! The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is one of the worlds top dance destinations, offering social dance excitement in a picturesque beachfront setting. It features a rich bar, a smoke-free atmosphere, and free parking. All ages are welcome and no partners are needed. The Gulfport Casino Ballroom is located at 5500 Shore Blvd. S. in Gulfport. Admission is only $7 at the door. For more information, contact 813-8403715.Senior Solos Calendar Senior Solos are getting into the fall swing of things starting off October with lunch at 1 p.m. at Emilys Restaurant, 7048 Park Blvd, Pinellas Park. The group had a great time at the September meeting, and are afternoon on October 13 at 1:30 p.m. in the Pinellas Park Recreation Center, 7625 59th St. N in Pinellas Park. Activity for this meeting is a game sometimes called Dress-up, sometimes called Mystery Closet, but always hilarious. Bring an extra piece of clothing to put in the Mystery Closet before the game begins. Bring a dish to share and $2 or come without a dish and pay $5. These pot-luck lunches always provide an interesting array of yummy foods. All singles age 55 and over are welcome! For additional information call Jeri at 727-541-6206.School Year Child Care Program Registrations for the 2014-2015 School Year Child Care Program have begun for children who will be entering kindergarten through age 14. Bus transportation is available from Pasadena Fundamental, Bear Creek, Gulfport Montessori and Douglas Jamerson Elementary schools. Program hours are until 5:30 p.m. with extended hours available until 6 p.m. for an extra charge. Annual registration fee is $17 for residents and $22 for nonresidents. Monthly fees are $146 for residents and $292 for nonresidents. Hours of registration are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Packets will be available at the Recreation Center, 5730 Shore Blvd. S. and online at recreation/rec/rec-programs/schoolyear-child-care/. Please call 727893-1068 for more information.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 13 Oktoberfest Returns to the Grand Central St. Pete Oktoberfest returns to the Grand Central District as an all-day, family friendly event on Saturday, September 20 from 1 p.m. until 10 p.m. on the 2800 block of Central Avenue. As in previous years, the event will serve as a fundraiser for the Grand Central District Association (GCDA), a 501c3 nonThe all-day event will include lineup of live entertainment featuring local favorites Have Gun Will Travel, (, a variety of food and arts/crafts vendors, a kids area, an assortment of beers provided by Great Bay Distributors, and a series of Oktoberfest-themed games and contests. There will be no admission fee to attend the event, and free street parking is available throughout the Grand Central District and surrounding area. More details about the event can be found at or facebook. com/StPeteOktoberfest. The Grand Central District in St. Petersburg has been a Florida Main Street community since 2001. A unique urban village, the District is home to many beloved local restaurants and bars, antique retailers, art galleries, unique shops, professional and personal services, health/wellness providers, and more. The Grand Central District is pedestrian and bicycle friendly, and can be easily reached via the Central Avenue Trolley.Half-Off Sale at the Library In preparation for the upcoming renovations at the Gulfport Public Library, The Circle of Friends book shop will be offering every book for sale at half price during the month of October. That means its time to stock up on some great reading for as little as 25-cent paperbacks, and even like-new hardback bestsellers for 50 cents or a dollar. The library book shop wont be accepting donations of books during October or the construction period that follows, as the library will be closed. Watch for dates for the reopening and great winter/spring programs and events. For more information, call 727-893-1074.FREE IQuit Smoking Now Program smoking and improve your health? You can do it! This free IQuit program takes place on Wednesday, September 24, at Leisure Services, 1400 19th St. N. from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Participants will be provided with a supply of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) including patches, gum, lozenges and a workbook while supplies last. This program is sponsored by Gulfcoast North AHEC and by the Florida Department of Health. Seating is limited. Registration required. Must be 18 to more information, please contact or email


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Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 15 Overheard at the September 16, 2014 Gulfport City Council MeetingPublic Comment & Council Quotes A lot of teen councils have more people and have more to work with. Gulfport Teen Council President Elizabeth Brown-Worthington You mentioned only seven. I Ward Three Councilwoman Yolanda Roman, about Teen Councils membership. reason: When I started this idea, we had no markings in the city. This was an idea to help market the city. Ward Four Councilman Michael Fridovich, who asked the city budget $10,000 he wanted would be overkill and business groups had decided to put and run this like a business. You have the Merchants Association who have vendors that for years. Let them pay for up. Jerry Della Noce through their tax increment an allowable expense. That is paid for primarily through those dollars. City Manager Jim OReilly, in response to Della Noces comment about the citys charity to the Gulfport Merchants Association. I want to commend Don and his people and how responsive we had a hole in the street that could swallow a car. Bill Grom, about Public Works Director Don Sopaks response to storm drain issues in the Pasadena Place neighborhood. The kick is you must bring half bag of non-perishable items for the Senior Center. Margarete Tober, about the free crepe myrtle giveaway at the upcoming Junk in the Trunk event. The city has partnered with Gulfport Neighbors to give away 25 crepe myrtle trees. To recognize the efforts of the Gulfport Historical Society putting on a program this Because of the issue that is before council, I have to caution council about publicly discussing this. If you were to attend this program, I would have to ask you to refrain from speaking. In the future you may have to take action on items related to Lincoln Cemetery. Please, if you choose to attend, please refrain from commenting. Please do not speak. City Manager Jim requested extra garlic dip. Vice Mayor Brown, about the photo exhibit and reception at Catherine Hickman Theatre on October 3. Mayor Sam Henderson, about the Keep Gulfport Weird TriathlonHonoring POW/MIAs On Friday, September 19 at 6:30 p.m. American Legion Auxiliary Unit 305 in St. Pete Beach will be honoring and remembering POW/MIAs. Local POW/MIA families please contact Dee Bell 727-360-1423 to be recognized during the ceremony. The public is invited to attend. American Legion Post 305 6999 Gulf Blvd. Garden Club of St. Petersburg Events Monday, October 6 is Mug Mania. Paint a mug for yourself or as a gift. This Creative Crafts program starts at 10 a.m; the cost of materials is $4.50. 727-381-8920 Thursday, October 9 is Gardening in Small Spaces/Vertically with speaker Alan Mahney from Seminole Nurseries. This Horticulture Seminar starts at 10 a.m. Friday and Saturday, October 10 and 11 is the Annual Fall Plant and Garden Sale. October 11, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and October 12, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event features tool sharpening by Affordable Mowers, hot dogs and cold drinks for sale. Proceeds support Garden Club of St. Petersburgs Community Projects. Tuesday, October 14 is Orchids 101 with speaker Michael Pollen of Art Stone Orchids, presented by the Night Bloomers Circle of the Garden Club. 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 15 is Design, a program presented by the Flower Arranging Circle at 10 a.m. Thursday, October 16 is African Violets, a hands-on workshop with speaker JoAnn Henderson of the Daylily Circle of the Garden Club. 10 a.m. Tuesday, October 21 is Gulf Restoration with speaker Cathy Harrelson of Gulf Restoration Network presented by Dracaena Circle of the Garden Club. 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 28 is Garnishes from Veggies with speaker Rosalie DiMento of the Garden Club. Bring a small paring knife and cutting board. Program presented by Jungle Circle of the Garden Club. 1 p.m. The Garden Club of St. Petersburg is located at 500 Sunset Drive S. For more information, call 727-381-8920.


16 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Somethin on my mind Somethin on my mindBy Bill Northr op B_Northr op@theGabber. com ISIL is IslamicLet's make two things clear. ISIL is not Islamic No religion condones killing of innocents And it has no vision other than slaughtering who gets in its way." President Barack Obama, September 10, 2014, following the beheading of journalist James Foley. Let's make two things clear: The president is either delusional or ignorant. ISIL is Islamic as have been all these terrorist groups that have been attacking us at home and abroad since the World Trade Center bombing of 1993 twentyone-years ago. They are as one with an extremist version of the Muslim religion. Their goals are a religious state, a caliphate as ISIL says it has already established, ruled by Sharia Muslims as well as all others into their fold. Non compliance is death or sometimes enslavement. There are no innocents in that operation. Yes, they are motivated by secular grievances such as our presence in the Middle East, their holy land, and our support of Israel. But, the underlying root is an extremist form of their religion. It is a holy war. Whether taking down the Trade Center or the shooting at Ft. Hood or the bombings of embassies, the taking of Mosul, or the beheading of journalists, these are done in the name of God. This is what gives it its passion. One wonders why the president is compelled to lead off his speech defending Islam from the obvious that it has a radical wing at war with the rest of the world but one group whose basic premise we don't acknowledge or accept as real. Of course it is important to understand that ISIL, Al-Qaeda, Taliban, or names do not represent all in the Muslim world. However, millions are attracted to the radical movement and the essence is religion. Motivations might be revenge, righting of wrongs, real and perceived, but the cover is the righteousness of God, the certainty of a holy purpose, the allure of a perfect God-directed society of true believers, a world of no uncertainties, and a world of rewards in the afterlife. There are no negotiations, nor disengagements with suicide bombers, people who shoot young girls in the face for pursuing religion, who behead people with joy, who fanatics are at war within their own religion even with their fellow Sunnis and particularly with their both import and export their evil: import to their training grounds in the Middle East and elsewhere, and export back to the rest of the world. We may be war-weary (we think of ten years of war, but it has been twenty), but they are not. We may declare the war over, but it takes two to conclude a war. There are many fronts to this war not just Iraq and Afghanistan. It is more than complicated. Muslim civil and religious. The war between Shias and Sunnis is perpetual and within the Sunni ranks dangerous and poisonous. There is also a war against Christians as well as Buddhists, Hindus, Jews. Political alliances are twisted and torn and temporary. There are religious, family, economic, political, and societal ties globally. It is impossible to disengage. It is impossible to disengage from religion. We had one president who argued president argues about the reality of "what is." Somethin' on My Mind is an opinion column written by Bill Northrop. opinions of Gabber publishers, staff or advertisers. Contact Bill at B_


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 17 THURSDAY FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY Lunch Served 11am-3pm Euchre 1pm Bingo 6pm Kitchen Open for Bingo Lunch 11-3 Ron's Karaoke 7pm No Lunch Served Breakfast Buffet 8:30-11am S.A.L. hamburgers and hot dogs 12-3pm Kitchen Open 11-2pm Dinner 4:30-6:30pm Southern Knights Band 7-11pm Lunch Served 11am-3pm Rons Karaoke 7pm THURSDA Y FRIDA YS A TURDA Y SUNDA Y MONDA Y TUESDA Y WEDNESDA Y Bar Bingo 7pm Food Served Fish & Shrimp 6-8pm Live Music 6:30-9:30pm Steak Dinner 6-8pm Lee Jay Nelson 6:30-9:30pm Sports & Pizza Hot Dogs 12-6pm Bucky Burgers 5-8pm Karaoke 6:30-9:30pmemail / All you can eat Spaghetti & Meatballs every Wed., plus another special. Hot dogs every day for $1. Ladies Auxiliary meet 1st Sunday each month at 11:30am Sons of AmVets meet 1st Monday each month at 7pm AmVets meet 2nd Sunday each month at 11:30am Steak-O every Saturday at 4pmMeatloaf Dinner Subs & Salads1st Tues: House Comm. Mtg-6pm2nd Tues: ALA Exec. Mtg-6pm3rd Tues: Regular Mtg-6pm 4th Tues: SAL Mtg-6pmDinner Special 6-8pm Trivia Bar Bingo 7pm Karaoke 9pm-12amSunday-Friday 12pm, Saturday 11am till. Electronic bar games every day. Fish fry last Friday of the month, 5-7pm. Were always looking for new members to join our family, $30 yearly or $250 Lifetime. Gil Davis 1st VC Happy Hour 9-11am & 4-7pm Jam Session 6-10pm Food available 6-8pm Tiki open 4pm Dinner 5-7:30pm Karaoke 7-11pm Breakfast 8-10:30am Tiki open 12noon Grill open 1-5pm Live Music 1-5pm Tiki open 12noon Grill open 1-5pm Live Music 1-5pm Steak-O 4-6pm Euchre 1pm Happy Hour 9-11am & 4-7pm Drink specials 8pm-Close Happy Hour 9-11am & 4-7pm Karaoke 7-11pm Drink specials 8pm-Close Tiki open 5pm Karaoke 7-11pm Bingo 7pm Food Available Junior Auxiliary meets 1st Saturday each month 10:30am Auxiliary meets 2nd Tuesday each month Exec-Bd 6:30 general meeting 7:00pm Legionnaires meet 3rd Monday each month 7 pm S.A.L. meets last Monday each month 7 pm Penny Auction scheduled 10/14 starting at 5:00 pm chip sales Sign up for the Christmas light tour on Sunday, 9am noon to answer any questions you may have. Southern Knights Band 7-11pm Dinner 4:-30-6:30pm


18 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 This Weeks Solutions Planning your Fall Meetings? The Gulf Beaches Historical Museum located at 115 10th Ave., St. Pete Beach might be the answer. We are open October through May on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and June through September, we are open on Friday, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and all Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. If you are interested in a private tour for a group, please call 727552-1610 and we will be pleased to make arrangements when the museum is not opened to the public. A special you bring dessert and we will have coffee/tea tour has been added recently. A program about the museum and island history is also available for presentation at a meeting or dinner. The museum is handicapped accessible and there is no admission fee. Gulfport Garden and Bird Club Garden and Bird Club monies, the following contributions have been made to the Gulfport Community: 1) A 4 statue of an Egret has been mounted on a large rock next to a new park bench on the east side of Clymer Park at 26th Avenue and Beach Boulevard South. 2) A full-size plaque has been mounted on the Celebrate Our Lives Wall at the Gulfport Senior Center. The plaque shows the date the Club was established (1941) and the date the Club was disbanded (2014). The club would like to give special thanks to Messrs. Don Sopak, Director and Tim Connor of the Public Works Department for their to beautify the community. May nature always be respected in this community.


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20 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 St. Albans Plants Peace Pole This Sunday, St. Albans Episcopal Church on St. Pete Beach, will make a dramatic statement for peace throughout the world by placing a six-foot tall Peace Pole near the playground to St. Albans Day School. Worshippers at the Sunday 9:30 a.m. service are invited to follow the Peace Pole as it is carried in procession at the end of the service to the spot where it will be planted. The planting will take place at 11 a.m. A special Litany for Peace will be used in the dedication ceremony as a reminder of the need to be constantly thinking, praying, and working in the spirit of world peace. The colorful foursided obelisk bears the inscription May Peace Prevail on Earth on each of its four sides and each in a different language: English, Spanish, French and Hebrew. Following the ceremony, participants are invited to a light lunch in the Parish Hall and will also receive a take-home Peace Garden Bag containing prayers to plant seeds of goodness within ourselves and seeds and dirt in order to plant a garden of beans to eat and/or share with others. The world-wide Peace Pole Project originated in Japan through the Society of Prayer for World Peace. There are tens of thousands of Peace Poles in 180 countries all over the world dedicated as monuments to peace. They serve as constant reminders to visualize and pray for world peace. St. Albans is located at 330 85th Avenue, (85th Ave. and Blind Pass Road), St. Pete Beach 727-360-8406.Most Holy Name Blessing of the Animals The Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi, will be celebrated at the Most Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, 5800 15th Ave. S. Gulfport, with a Blessing of the Animals. Please bring your pets on Saturday, October 4, at 10 a.m. for this blessing. Each pet will be provided a St. Francis medal to commemorate the event, while supplies last. Refreshments will be provided for all in attendance, pets and their families.Yappy Days Are Here Again Pinellas County Animal Services has reached a record high of 70 adoptable dogs. During the Yappy Days special, now through Monday, September 22, all adoptable dogs and cats four months and older will be free. The adoption fee for all puppies and kittens under the age of four months will be $7. This special includes medical checkup, spaying/neutering, vaccinations, heartworm tests, feline leukemia testing and microchipping. Adoption counselors will be on hand to ensure that the right pet goes to the right family. Renters who are considering adoption are encouraged to bring a copy of their lease that states that pets are welcome. Pinellas County Animal Services is located at 12450 Ulmerton Road in Largo. For information on how to adopt, donate or volunteer, join Pinellas County Animal Services on Facebook. To learn more about the shelter, visit, or call 727-582-2600.


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22 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 By Cathy Salustri City of GulfportA: Does Gulfport have any plans to recycle soft plastic, e.g. plastic bags hard plastics. Blakey RossQ: No, according to Gulfports Public Works Director Don Sopak. Gulfport has no plans to start collecting these items, Sopak says. The Pinellas County Recycling Directory for all municipalities in the county shows that no one in Pinellas County recycles soft plastic items. However, many grocery stores do have recycling bins for soft plastic items. Email your r equest to News@theGabber .com Ha ve you got a question f or your city gove rnment? 327-8855 5412 Central Avenue327-8855 Come See The Difference!Come See The Difference! Come See The Difference! Exceptional Eye care, Distinctive Eye wear Contact Lens Specialists Dr Dennis Ryczek Vision Correction without Surger y luding Evenings We Accept Most e A/EYEMED Donate to the Senior Center Pantry The Gulfport Multipurpose Center Pantry needs peanut butter, tuna, dry cereal, pasta sauce, soups and canned meats. The pantry is open 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday older. Applicants should bring a photo ID, a utility bill or bank statement and proof of income (SSI). For more information please call 727-893-1231.Gulfport Birthday Bash join the Gulfport Historical Society on Saturday, October 11 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. as they celebrate the 104th anniversary of Gulfports incorporation and crown the 2014 prominently in Gulfports heritage. all centers on recreation, but in the past, many Gulfportians earned their living from the surrounding waters. The Gulfport Historical Society honors these families and pays by mullet king, Charlie Williams, was crowned in 2013, and on October 10 he will bestow his crown on a new mullet king. This party is part of the monthlong celebration, Gulfport History Month. It starts at 10 a.m. with opening ceremonies and ends at 2 p.m., shortly after the Gulfport Historical Society cuts and serves the traditional birthday cake. This year the opening ceremonies will include vocalist Laura Henderson singing a recently-rediscovered song written about Gulfport. Her husband, Mayor Sam Henderson, will be on hand to congratulate the new king and throw a ceremonial mullet. Other activities taking place on the grounds of the Gulfport History Museum, located at 5301 28th Ave. S., include Mullet Toss with prizes for the winner, trolley tours through Gulfport, cake, crowning of the Mullet Please join the Gulfport Historical Society in celebrating Gulfports unique place in history. For more information, call Miki Vaughan at


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 23 Attention Gulfport Seniors The Senior Citizens Advisory Committee was formally established in 1992 to act as a liaison for Gulfport Seniors and to advise the Gulfport City Council on matters pertaining to senior issues, ways to enhance and enrich the health and quality of life of seniors in the community, and operation of the Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center. The Senior Citizens Advisory Committee meets on the third Monday of the month from October through May at 8 a.m. at the Gulfport Multipurpose Senior Center, 5501 27th Avenue S. Please bring any questions, concerns, or suggestions that you would like the committee to consider and recommend to the city council. You may call 727-893-1231 or email If you have any interest in becoming a member of the Senior Citizens Advisory Committee, please stop by the Senior Center to obtain an application.


24 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 By Robert J. Myers, Esq. Are Trusts Only For the Super-Rich? While it is true that you should have a fair amount of assets before you consider setting up a trust, a trust is no longer the province of the "super-rich." Simply stated, a trust is a legal document that makes it possible for you to put aside some of your money and direct how it will be used upon your death or in some form of trust, while you're alive. A trust may also ease your tax bite. A trust generally offers several advantages. Among them, the assets don't have to go through probate, which saves time and money. Additionally, you may be able to maintain control over the trust assets while you're alive and capable; sick and incapable; or as part of an estate plan at your death. Many individuals and families have found that trusts offer a number opportunities. Even where your estate plan calls for all the assets of surviving spouse under the unlimited marital estate tax deduction, the death of the surviving spouse. Proper use of carefully drafted nonsurviving spouse and/or children may keep these assets out of the surviving spouse's estate and reduce the overall tax bite on the estate plan. So-called "living trusts" have become very popular with those interested in avoiding the expense, delay and publicity of probate; while allowing the grantor to maintain control over the trust assets during his or her lifetime, if capable and competent. The type of trust you use depends on your personal situation and the advice you receive from a legal expert. Since there are many types of trusts, only a complete evaluation of your family's needs will determine which trust should be used. Mr. Myers is the owner of Akerson 1135 Pasadena Avenue South, Suite 140, St. Petersburg. The telephone number is 727-347-5131. Mr. Myers welcomes calls regarding this article and other related legal topics. This column outlines general legal principles and is not intended to give you legal advice. If you have please consult an attorney.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 25 USCG Safe Boating Program U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 78 has a 13-week continuous Safe Boating program every Tuesday, 7 p.m., at Warren Webster Community Center, 1500 Pass-a-Grille Way, St. Pete Beach. Start at your convenience. First day, come at 6:30pm to register. weeks later or take up to two years to The cost is $40 for 13 weeks and includes new 400 pages of materials. September 23, Boating Safety; September 30, Piloting Your Boat Part A. Call Jim at 727-360-4846, Warren at 727-321-7801, or Phil at 727-8652226.Monthly Mini Health Clinic Come out to the Gulfport Senior Center, 2401 53rd St. S., on the last Thursday of every month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a variety of health screenings. Blood Pressure, Vein, Vision, Hearing, Medicine Review, Balance, Memory, and HIV screenings will be available. (Screenings may differ month to month depending on availability.) Must be a registered Gulfport Senior Center member. Membership is easy and free for all individuals 50 years of age or older. For more information, call the Event Line at 727-893-5657. Tot Time Program Ongoing registrations for the 20142015 Tot Time Program continue for children ages 3 to 5 years. The Tot Time Program is a pre-school, hands-on program that aims to make learning fun for children and helps are available. Non-refundable annual registration fee is $17 for residents and $22 for non-residents. Program hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Hours for registration are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., MondayFriday. Proof of residency is required for Gulfport residents. Call 727-8931068 for more information.


26 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 By Anna Vodopyanova The outer wall of the Amsterdam in St. Petersburgs EDGE District turned into an all-peoples canvas on September 11, conveying messages of kindness to Its so amazing that I got to be part of this, said Brian Messick. Its one of the best things Ive ever done Its absolutely awesome and fantastic and moving. Messick brought the idea to the Amsterdam owner John Cullen and his girlfriend Zoie Torres as a way to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Together, they called on the local art community, invited the public and supplied paints, music and craft beer for the Paint previously displayed a rainbow for the Pride Parade. You bring people who arent artists, and you make them feel welcome and accepted, and allow them to express themselves, Messick said. You give them the opportunity, and look, they do it. Its a success and a fabulous thing. We need more of this kind of stuff in St. Petersburg, absolutely. Coolidge and Juli Brown, painted the larger elements of the mural. Aron Paden painted the Mette, symbolizing unconditional, unattached loving kindness. The public painted their words and images of kindness in the remaining space. Schwacke said having all artists work side by side, together with the public, creates a friendly competition. Everybody feeds off of one another, Schwacke said. That piece that homeboy did is so amazing, now I got to step it up Its about progression, learning and having fun. The day was not without challenges, but the rioters took it in stride. It poured down rain, and people stayed, said Messick. They stayed, and they came inside and everybody had fun and when it stopped, everybody came outside and painted. They didnt bail on this; they thought it was something exciting to be a part of. A quote from Aesop is the centerpiece of the mural: No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. Said Amsterdam owner John Cullen who implements his own acts of kindness in the business district and in the community by hosting auctions, fundraisers and providing exposure to local artists and brewers, among other things causes], other than doing things like ladies night. Theres a bigger picture out there. A Riot of Kindness


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 27 Jeff Klinkenburg at Main Branch The Friends of the Main Library are kicking off their program season with an author talk featuring local Florida wildlife author, Jeff also writes about life in Florida, will discuss his books and be available for a book signing at the St. Petersburg Main Library, 3745 9th Ave. N., on Saturday, September 20 at 2 p.m. his passion about Florida wildlife. The latest of his works, Alligators in B-Flat, published by University Press of Florida, is a collection of favorite Times columns. Other anthologies, Pilgrim in the Land of Alligators, Seasons of Real Florida and Dispatches from the Land of Flowers, have been bestsellers. For more information, visit or call 727-8937724.American Legion Auxiliary News Florida Girls State is a hands-on week-long educational workshop, focusing on Americanism and the political process, sponsored by the Florida American Legion Auxiliary. The goal of the program is to help students to better understand democratic ideals and the part we as individuals play in carrying out these ideals. This program teaches high school junior girls about government, politics, and Americanism. selected to become citizens of and participate in creating a mythical state of Seminole. This mythical state is divided into 12 cities and 6 counties and the citizens, assigned to either the Nationalist or Federalist Party, experience the two party system, much like our government. Their rigorous schedule includes participating in political campaigns, debates, and crafting bills. As the government begins to take shape, these young women come to understand their roles in a democratic society. Legion Auxiliary Unit #125 was proud to send Madison Andrews and Aly Zuelsdorf to this event as post representatives. At the last meeting of the auxiliary, they came and told of their worthwhile experiences. Register for Child Care Program O-going registrations for the 2014-2015 School Year Child Care Program continue for children who Bus transportation is available from Pasadena Fundamental, Bear Creek, Gulfport Montessori and Douglas Jamerson Elementarys. Program hours are until 5:30 p.m. with extended hours available until 6 p.m. for an extra charge. Annual registration fee is $17 for residents and $22 for non-residents. Monthly fees are $146 for residents and $292 for non-residents. The Recreation Center announces the sponsorship of the Afterschool Nutrition Program, a subcomponent of the Child Care Food Program. The program is designed primarily to provide nutritious snacks to children in afterschool programs. Snacks are available at no separate charge to the children. In accordance with the Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Hours of registration are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Packets are available at the Recreation Center, 5730 Shore Blvd. S. and on-line. Please call 8931068 for more information.


28 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Fall Show Opens in Treasure IslandBy Luba Robinson The Treasure Island Art Guild has opened its 2014 Fall season show at the Community Center featuring the works of members Gerry Bourlon, Doug Land, and Winnie McIntyre through October 29. With watercolor's inherent luminosity, Bourlon displays a Fierce Flamingo with a scrawled background and an explosion of monochromatic pigment. Galloping Ostriches gives us an exciting animated composition with bold contrast. The pace winds down with a mosaic effect in Sea Life While the Beatles stormed America, the now classic Ford Galaxie 500XL was born and a portion of it lives in where balanced form and the past spark visual interest. Brilliant light and shadow play across Cloud 9 and Tulip in the Sun. Nourishment connects us to the responsibility of sustaining our Florida coastline. of boating gives us acrylics Days End and Home on the Creek. The nature of an award winning Mr. Gray is captured posing while he waits to snare his aquatic prey. Watercolor creates the freshness of transparent washes in a heartfelt Left Out of the vase rosebud, hoping to join the arrangement. Sketch artist Land, an instructor in various workshops and local museums renders excellent perspective and composition in San Marco-Early Evening. Two Men and Beach Lighthouse show versatility in subject matter. A pensive moment in mixed media Tampa Courtroom Sketch is an example of Land's courtroom sketches, which are in numerous collections across the US. McIntyre exhibits carefully crafted form and stunning color in acrylic Sahara. Her artistry shifts to a Pears where beauty in simplicity rings true. Oils give us silhouettes of palms yielding to a raging sea in Stormy Weather contrasted by a Picking: 50 a Day. The Treasure Island Community Center is located on 106th Avenue, just east of Gulf Blvd. Call 727-5474575 for hours of operation. Grannys Attic Community Sale Are you a treasure hunter? Its time to enjoy the outdoors while shopping at Grannys Attic Community Yard Sale event at the Pinellas Pioneer Settlement, 2900 31st Street S. on Saturday, September 20 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will be full of surprises that may include gently used clothes, vintage items, small furniture, knickknacks, household reasonable prices. While you are there, visit the Pioneer Settlement general store, living history museum buildings and Bullet Hole food concession stand. Admission is free. If you would like to sell your own yard sale items, 10 x 10 spaces are $5 each. Call 727-8937326.


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30 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 overall feeling of the week is one of belonging to something bigger. Sure, there will be ups and downs, times break and it feels like you have to scramble just to get some solitude. But overall, your mood is "accepted and content." PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). You love being silly it means you are relaxed enough to go to a childlike place in your heart and express It's been a while since you were comfortable enough to be silly, but the people who come into your life and the developments that occur as a result will pave the way for fun. Music at Gulfport Beach Pavilion #6Monday, 1-3:30 p.m. & His GalTuesday, 1-3:00 p.m. Entertainment by Cillawette Wednesday, 1-3:30 p.m. Thursday, 1-3:30 p.m. & Cookie 1st & 3rd Friday, 1-3:00 p.m. Entertainment Dorothy & Jim Saturday, 1-3 p.m. Ray & Ann, Entertainment Sunday, 1-3:00 p.m. Woody & his accordion, Music for listening & dancing Weather permitting By Holiday Mathis The United Nations declares Sunday an International Day of Peace, though Mars and Neptune aren't exactly cooperating in the mission. They square off to challenge our ideas of what peace really means. fun and practice, there is some degree need of the human family. Monday's fall equinox will remind us to pick our battles in the new season. ARIES (March 21-April 19). It's like you're breaking off a discussion with the universe this week, because, for whatever reason, the topic no longer interests you. Do it as decisively as possible. Act without apology. If you good luck coming to you in the next conversation. TAURUS (April 20-May 20). Every day this week brings different rules and new players in the game. You like to learn, so you'll appreciate how much you grow in a very short period of time. Another bonus? Your ego will be kept in check because you are in a constant state of confusion. The overall feeling will be one of exhilaration. GEMINI (May 21-June 21). The boundaries on maps often seem, when traveling the terrain inch by inch, rather arbitrary. This will apply to your personal life. What's good on paper may not work in real life at all. Lines will be crossed before the infraction can be registered. But soon enough, you'll realize you've entered into new territory. CANCER (June 22-July 22). Compliments will come your way, and they are well deserved, so earned your stripes, and taking them graciously will help to build your Certain events have chipped away at your self-image. Let life build it back up for you. LEO (July 23-Aug. 22). You don't operate under the assumption that you can be kind later. You're kind now. You treat your loved ones with special attention and tenderness on the regular. It's a habit a way of being that will hold you in good stead this week and beyond. The world needs your gentle spirit. VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22). It's like you're standing in line for an unknown ride. You have no idea whether it will be fun. You don't know the risks. You don't know whether it's going to spin you in circles or turn you upside down. But you bought your ticket anyway, and this week you'll get to the front you're in for. LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 23). You've been hurt before, and you're afraid of getting hurt again. But you can't protect your heart against everything and trying to do so would mean living a very small life. Don't let your defenses keep you away from those you need to touch. Trust that your bad experiences have made you much stronger. SCORPIO (Oct. 24-Nov. 21). Let go of the notion that you can do it all. Maybe you (SET ITAL) can (END ITAL) do it all, but the return won't be worth the effort. You shouldn't have to prove yourself in this way. Relax and do what's comfortable, or slightly more. But don't push yourself just to hit home a point. Grow your inner resources with reasonable and measured efforts. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21). You may get the sneaking suspicion that another person is trying to live vicariously through you, giving too much advice, trying to be too involved and encroaching on your personal space. The thing to do is establish boundaries. You're likely to do this with great kindness and sensitivity after Thursday. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19). Saturn sponsors this week's theme: The door to higher levels of being can be anything. The act of sweeping world of creativity. Cooking a meal can be the religious ritual that joins you to angels. Conversing with a friend might be the sacred exchange that unlocks heavenly joy. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18). The


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 31 Bring Cody home! Cody is an adorable nine-monthold Syrian hamster looking for a place to call home. Codys last family was not able to care for him, so Cody and his siblings were brought to SPCA Tampa Bay in early August. Runs on his hamster wheel and mid-day naps are favorite activities for this handsome guy. Are you looking for the perfect pocket-sized companion to complete your family? Why not give Cody a try. Adopt Cody for just $10. Meet Cody at SPCA Tampa Bay today-9099 130th Ave. N., Largo. Preview pets online at SPCATampabay. org. SPCA Tampa Bay, 9099 130th Ave. N., Largo. Preview pets online at SPCA Pet of the WeekSweetie has strong motherly instincts; she loves to be near other kitties frequently giving them a bath. She enjoys her toys and retrieves them for playtime. Sweetie has a very exquisite look with her beautiful tuxedo markings. She has been spayed, vaccinated and microchipped. She is ready for a home where she can play, enjoy snuggling and share love and fun times with her new family. Sweetie cuddles with other cats and kittens in her foster home and sleeps with her foster mom. To meet this great one-year-old cat, call an SOS volunteer at 727-545-1116. Additional cats may be seen on SOS website Save Our Strays Felix is a one-year-old, nine-pound rat terrier. He is an active boy who is happy and peppy and bursting with love! Felix is neutered, vaccinated, and microchipped. Visit Pet Pal Animal Shelter located at 405 22nd St. S., St. Pete, or call 727-328-7738. All of our animals are posted online at Pet Pal Animal Shelter 5501 27th Ave. So. 893-1070Sunday, September 21 3:00pm O Som Do Jazz Featuring Rio de Janeiro singer Andrea Moraes Manson and a crew of experienced musicians, O Som Do Jazz recaptures the grace, energy and spirit of 1960s Brazilian music. $15 admission ~ buy tickets at Casino for more info Friday, October 3 6:00 8:00pm Photo Exhibition and Reception Yesterday and Today Gulfport Historical Society presentation celebrating Gulfport History Month Free and open to the public. Light refreshments, cash bar Water Bill, from front page City Manager Jim OReilly noted the average increase for customers would range from $3.81 to $7.03 per bill. Ward One Councilmember Dan Liedtke pointed out that Gulfport couldnt control these rates but could control its property taxes and that the city had not raised the tax rate this year. He also noted that Gulfport has a lower property tax rate than St. Petersburg. We dont have a choice in this, because thats our only source of water, Mayor Henderson said. I understand, I really do. Were not thrilled with it, either. Teen Afternoons at the Library Hey Teens! Come hang out with Sherri and Cailey, Wednesday afternoons at the Gulfport Library, 5501 28th Ave. S., from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Play Xbox, watch movies, get help with homework, listen to music, and just hang out and have fun. For more info contact Cailey at or 727-8931074.


32 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Gulfport Library 5501 28th Ave. So. 727-893-1074 or fax 344-6386 Technology Programs One-on-One Computer Instruction: Mondays ONLY, 10:00 am-1:00 pm. First come, rst served. Beginning iPad Class: Thursday, Oct. 2, 1:00 3:00 pm. Learn how to both enjoy and benet from your new technology. Pre-registration required. Sign up at the Reference Desk or call 727-893-1073. Adult/All Ages Programs Free Thinkers Open AA (Twelve Step) Meeting: Tuesdays, 5:45-6:45 pm. except Aug. 26, when Library will serve as a polling location for Primary Election. FMI: Call 727-360-9069. Gulfport Prompt Short Story Writers: Wednesdays at 10:00 am. (previously known as Gulfport Creative Short Story Writers). Gulfport Toastmasters: Wednesdays, 6:00 7:30 pm. FMI, call 727-827-7875. Womens AA Club: Fridays, 5:45 6:45 pm. FMI, call 893-1073. Coffee/Talk Book Club: Thurs., Sept. 18, 11:00 am. Discussion of: Mark, from The New Testament, (translation of your choice) over coffee & light refreshments. Stop by the Circulation Desk to pick up a copy. Sponsored by Circle of Friends of the Gulfport Library. Please call 8931073 FMI. Acoustic Jam Session with Alex: Mon., Sept. 22, 5:00 7:00 pm. Join in and get in touch with your musical self. FMI, call 893-1073 & ask for Alex. SCORE Counseling: Tues., Sept. 23, FREE & helpful advice from experienced business professionals the fourth Tuesday of every month. Call 893-1073 FMI & to schedule an appointment. Home Gardening Class: Sat., Sept. 27, 2:00 3:00 pm. This month: Rain Barrels presented by University of Florida/IFAS Extension Service. Each attendee will receive instructions on how to build and install a rain barrel. You also have the OPTION of purchasing a completed rain barrel in advance of the workshop. Rain Barrels are available only at the class and payment by check is required for the rain barrel on the day of the class. Rain barrel cost is $35 and supplies are limited. To reserve your barrel in advance, call 727-453-6524. Learn how to construct and install this user-friendly technique that has become wildly popular in the home gardening world. Instructional session only. FMI, & to preregister, call 727-893-1073 or come by the Reference Desk. Intro to Edible Landscape Design by Growing Greener: Sept. 29, 5:30 pm. Presentation on the long term vision of Crea Egan Romanelli eshed and cultivated by community support. FMI, contact: or call 727.560.0608. Children/Family Programs Science Club for K-5th Grade: Mondays, 3:00 4:00 pm. Back by popular demand! More fun for inquiring minds. Storytime: Join Cailey every Thursday morning for stories & activities selected for toddlers & preschoolers. Sing songs, play instruments and meet other caregivers in the community. Thursdays, 10:30-11:00 am. Free Family Movie Day: Sat., Sept. 20, two movies, starting at 10:30 am and 1:30 p.m. Join us as for this popular monthly program. Enjoy icks with popcorn provided by our Circle of Friends. For movie titles, call 727-893-1074. Juniper Concert: Thurs., Sept. 18, 7:00 pm. Floridas beautiful blend of Celtic and alternative music. Open to all ages. Our free concerts are always a hit so be sure to reserve your spot by calling 727-893-1073. Yoga Storytimes: Thurs., Sept. 25, 3:00 pm for 2-4 year olds; 3:30 pm for 5-10 year olds. Don't worry-we won't split up siblings. All children must be accompanied by a caregiver. Mats a plus but not required. Call Cailey at 893-1133 for more info. Space is limited so sign up early! Teen Programs Teen Anime Club: Friday, Oct. 10, 3:00 4:30 pm. Get together once a month to screen fun icks while enjoying crunchy munchies. Network with other fans. FMI, call 893-1133 FMI. For more details call Cailey, Youth Services Librarian, 727-893-1073. GULFPORT PUBLIC LIBRARY Open Monday-Friday: 10 am-7 pm Saturday: 10 am-4 pm All meetings and programs are FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. PROGRAMS AND DATES ARE SUBJECT TO WEBSITE: and follow the links: City Departments, Leisure Services, Rec. Center. ACTIVITIES Open Gym/Gameroom Mon.Fri., 9:00 a.m.2:00 p.m. and Tues. & Thurs., 7:30-9 p.m. Annual reg. $2 res/$22 non-res. Pickleball Mon., 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Annual reg. $2 res/$22 non-res. Table Tennis Tue., 10:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m. Annual reg. $2 res/$22 non-res. PROGRAMS 2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR CHILD CARE PROGRAM On-going registrations for the 20142015 School Year Child Care Program are cur rently being accepted for children in Kindergarten thru age 14. Non-refundable annual registration fee is $17 for residents and $22 for non-residents. Program hours are until 5:30 p.m. with extended hours available until 6 p.m. for an extra charge. Hours of registration are MondayFriday from 9:00 a.m.:00 p.m. 2014-2015 TOT TIME PROGRAM On-going registrations for the 2014-2015 Tot Time Program are currently being accepted. Hours for pre-registration are from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday. A non-refundable annual registration fee of $17 for residents and $22 for non-residents is required to secure a spot. Proof of residency is required for Gulfport residents. The Tot Time Program is a pre-school, hands-on program for children ages 3-5. The program aims to make learning fun for children and helps prepare them for Kindergar ten. Two, three and ve-day monthly options are available. Program hours are from 8:30a.m.-12:30p.m. Call 893-1068 for more information. 2014-2015 TEEN NIGHT PROGRAM On-going registrations for the 2014-2015 Teen Night Program are currently being accepted. The Teen Night Program is a great hang out for teens in middle school to age 17. It provides recreation and social activities. It also offers monthly eld trips, cooking projects, guest speakers and ser vice projects. The teens utilize the gymnasium, gameroom and outdoor area. Program hours are Mon., Wed. & Fri. 6-9 p.m. Annual reg. $2 res/$22 non-res. NEW CLASSES Interested in teaching a class? Call John at 893-1079 for more info. Italian for Beginners Starts Thur., Sept. 18, 6:157:15 p.m. Call Roberto 727-866-6892. CLASSES Call instructor for more information. Beginners Spanish Mon., 6-7 p.m. Call Ivone at 727-482-2125 for more info. Chair Yoga Returns Fri., Oct. 3, 10-11 a.m. Call Joyce at 727-345-0679. Fencing Wed., 4:30 p.m. Call Ian Forestier at 823-0922. German Tues., 3-4:30 p.m. & 6-7:30 p.m. Call 727-755-3459 or Gymnastics Thurs., 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call Bar bara at 804-9400. Hatha Flow Yoga AM Returns in the Fall. Call Valerie at 557-4258. Hatha Flow Yoga PM Wed., 5:30-6:15 p.m. Call Tamara at 512-2763. Italian for Beginners Starts Thur., Sept. 18, 6:15-7:15 p.m. Call Roberto 727-866-6892. Kids Karate Thur. 6-6:45 p.m. ages 5-8 years old. Call Andel 727-459-1319 Karate Mon. & Thurs., 6:30 p.m. Call Andel 727-459-1319 Live in Color Mediation Returns in October. Call Rasheedah at 850-339-4668. Tai Chi Tues. & Thurs., 9:00-10:15 a.m. Call Marge at 345-6708. Tennis Tues., 5 p.m. for 10 & under, 6 p.m. for Adults and Fri., 5 p.m. for juniors. Call Jack at 280-4276. Urban Survivor Bootcamp Fitness Tues., 6:15-7:15 p.m. Call Donnie Ali-McClendon at 727-550-7185. Womens Self-Defense Thur., 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call Donnie Ali-McClendon at 727-550-7185. Yoga in the A M Returns in the Fall. Call Valerie at 557-4258. Zumba Returns in the Fall. Call Rachel at 419905-5562 for more info. TOMLINSON LAKE SKATE PARK As of October 1st, ALL skaters/bicyclists MUST purchase a new City of Gulfport Skate Park sticker to use the City of Gulfports Tomlinson Skate Park. Stickers MUST be visibly placed on the helmet. Annual fee for stickers is $5 for residents and $10 for non-residents. Also, all skaters/bicyclists 17 years of age or younger MUST have a signed parental consent form led at the Gulfport Recreation Center which is located at 5730 Shore Blvd. S. Availability to register: Monday Friday, 9 a.m. p.m. Stickers valid from October 1, 2014 September 30, 2015. Bicycles permitted on WEDNESDAYS and SUNDAYS only. Recreation Center 5730 Shore Blvd. S. 893-1068Search our online catalog:


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 33 The Gulfport Multipurpose Center hours are Monday Thursday 8 a.m. 7 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. 4 p.m. This months calendar is out with valuable information. Stop by the Senior Center or download your copy at www. and click the Senior Center link. The Gulfport Senior Center Pantry is open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 3 p.m. You must be over 50 and a Gulfport resident. Prequalication is also needed before use of the pantry. Please bring your Gulfport Picture I.D., a utility bill and proof of income. For more information, please see Rachel at the Center or call 893-1231. Do you know someone who lives alone and could use a friendly check in call? Volunteers for the Reassurance Telephone Program call Gulfport seniors every Monday through Satur day between 7:30 8:30 a.m. To sign up for this program, please visit the Gulfport Senior Center and bring valid I.D. Special Events Improv & Storytelling Mondays @ 5:30 pm. Participants will learn the basics of improvisation, create & perform new stories together every. Experts & beginners are all welcome. Mah-Jongg Instruction Mondays @ 12:00 pm. Learn how to play this fun and stimulating game with others. These Joints are Jumping Wednesdays @ 3:30 pm. Scout Hall. This class is full of fun & laughter as you dance in your chair to music you love putting your body, mind, spirit, & emotions all in balance. Professional Speakers Bureau of Tampa Bay Mon., 9/22 @ 3:00 pm. An open discussion forum with a panel of speakers that are equipped to provide education, resources, & information pertinent to aging well. MUST call 727.893.5657 to register. Day of Pampering Tues., 9/23 @ 11:00 am. Heatherlee with Mary Kay will take the rst 10 people to sign up and give them a complete makeover. For Love and Money Tues., 9/23 @ 6:00 pm. Len Leeb will help you discover your beliefs about money, prosperity, & how your monetary philosophies affect your relationships. Medicare Made Easy Weds., 9/24 @ 2:00 pm. Learn how to apply for Medicare & Medicaid, what Medicare covers, and health & drug coverage choices. Monthly Mini Health Clinic Thurs., 9/25 (Last Thursday of Every Month) @ 10:00 am 12:00 pm. FREE health screenings: Blood Pressure, Vein, Vision, Hearing, Medicine Review, HIV, Balance, & Memory. Screenings may differ month to month depending on availability. HCA Health Talks: Chest Pains? Dont Ignore the Signs! Mon., 9/29 @ 2:30 pm. Learn the signs & serious risks of ignoring chest pains with Nancy Arbasak, Director of PCU. Presented by St. Petersburg General Hospital. Health Insurance Expo 2014 Weds., 10/1 @ 1:00 5:00 pm. Health Insurance can be puzzling. Medicare Supplement Companies, Flu Shots, SHINE Rep all at your ngertips to help 5500 Shore Blvd. So. 893-1070Thursday, September 18 6:00 10:00 pm Coastal Conservation Assoc. Pinellas Chapter Banquet & Auction Dinner, live & silent auctions, rafe. Tickets $80 per person or $150 per couple 727-244-9474 or 727-643-7375 or 407-257-7333 for more info Sunday, September 21 6:00 10:00pm Ballroom Dance With Ellis Hales Band $7 Admission Sunday September 28 6:00 10:00pm Ballroom Dance With Mario Deleons Band $7 Admission Monday, September 29 7:00 -10:15pm USA Ballroom Dance U.S. Amateur Ballroom Dance Association Dance & Lesson Great DJ music, Dance hosts, Show at 8:30pm 727-576-1206 Members $5 Non-members $7 Sunday, October 5 6:00 11:00pm Ballroom Fusion Dance Hosted by Swing Time 6:00 7:00pm: Beginner Lesson 7:00 8:00pm: Intermediate Lesson 8:00 10:00pm: Dancing (Ballroom Mix) 10:00 11:00pm: Fusion Mix $7 Admission ~ No partner needed 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 most Thursdays *No Salsa Dance on September 18* 6:30 10pm $7 Band & Ballroom Dance most Sundays 6 10pm $7 Info 727-893-1070 put together the pieces to the insurance puzzle. FREE. 1st Friday Flea Market Fri., 10/3 @ 9:00 am Noon. Dont miss out! Stop by and check out all the great deals! Eckerd College OLLI The Titanic in Popular Culture Mon., 10/6 @ 5:30 pm. Join us as we examine the unique circumstances that have kept the Titanic tragedy fresh in the minds of the public while other even more disastrous events have long faded from public consciousness. MUST register prior to event by calling Eckerd College @ 727.864.7600. $5 to OLLI Life is in the Blood Wednesday, 10/8 @ 2:00 pm. Blood Analyst, Debi McArthur will analyze a drop of blood to show what different cells look like & what they mean. Puzzle Party Friday, 10/10 @ 11:00 am. Join in the fun with Puzzle Pages. Learn how to play Sudoku, Binairo and so much more! Prizes provided. From the Puzzle Pages! How to Use Public Transportation Mon., 10/13 @ 2:30 pm. Youre invited to learn about the future of public transportation & how to use it. Medication Safety Tips Weds., 10/15 @ 2:00 pm. Medication safety tips from the FL Poison Information Center including tips for grandparents, how herbal products interact with prescription medicines, & examples of calls made to the Poison Control Center.SPECIAL SERVICES This is your Center! Sign up today to enjoy all the classes and events offered at the Gulfport Senior Center. Ask Rachel to give you a tour! Pick up a copy of this months schedule at the Senior Center or online at The Senior Center currently offers 55 monthly classes for residents over 50 to choose from. Membership required. Senior Center registration is easy and free. G.E.M.S. Gulfport Extended Mobility Service Affordable transportation for Gulfport residents 55 and over as well as disabled under 55. $65 annual membership. $2 per ride and your ride to the Senior Center is FREE! Go to the mall, grocery store, doctors appointments and more. Call 727893-2242 for more information. NEW SCHEDULE AVAILABLE. FITNESS CENTER SCHEDULE: Monday Thursday, 8:00 am 7:00 pm, Friday: 8:00 am 4:00 pm. Annual sign up for the Fitness Center is an affordable $25 a year or $40 a couple. Stop by the Senior Center and take a tour of our state of the art tness facility. Snack Bar Bring a friend to the Senior Center and enjoy a light breakfast for only $3.00 or lunch for only $4.00. In a hurry? Order a boxed lunch-to-go by calling 893-2259. Great food! Great prices! Support Groups Diabetic Support Group on Mondays at 9:30am Caregivers: Every Wednesday at 12:30pm Hearing Loss Support Group, 1st & 3rd Mondays at 2:00 pm Visual Support Group, 2nd & 4th Mondays at 2 pmSenior Center 5501 27th Ave. S. To view the Senior Center calendar in its entirety, please log onto


34 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 TASCO Teens Grill it UpBy Anna Vodopyanova Teens from St. Petersburgs TASCO program took over Crescent Teen BBQ Cook-off and Yard Sale. Everything from 1979 Elvis Mania magazines to political pins could be purchased at the huge community yard sale set up along the park. Edie Schrier sold beads and jewelry, belt buckles, pins and Moringa, a.k.a. miracle tree. She said business was not as good as last year, said she was glad to participate in the event to raise money for childrens education. I love this event, she said. Teens from local TASCO councils competed for Best Rib and Best Chicken music completed the idyll by the lake. The Teen Arts, Sports and Cultural Opportunities (TASCO) is operated by the St. Petersburg Parks and Recreation and provides stimulating programs for teens in grades 6 through 12. Gladden Park Teen Council was one of the local competitors in the TASCO Teen BBQ Cook-off last Saturday. Vendor Edie Schrier said she was glad to participate to raise money for childrens education. I love this event, she said. Moving Outdoors Expo Saturday, October 4, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. Petersburg Womans Club, 40 Snell Isle Blvd N.E., will host an MOE (Moving Outdoors Expo), a free home show promoting outdoor activities & exercise fun. Waterfront demonstrations in Coffee Pot Bayou throughout event. Vendors promoting outdoor activities and exercise, please call Alayna Itric for information at 727-612-7593 or email The St. Petersburg Womans organization committed to serving the community through handson projects and fundraising as well as leadership development. The Club was organized in 1913 Federation of Womans Clubs, the largest and oldest nondenominational, non-partisan volunteer service organization of women in the world. For further information on a membership menu for all ages, club activities or booking information on our historic clubhouse, please call 727822-4982 or check out our website at


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36 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Pet Pal Pup Crawl Pet Pal Animal Shelter presents our friendly pup crawl will begin at World of Beer, downtown St. Petersburg, and continue to Cafe Del Mar, The and ending at The Ale and the Witch. Participants will receive a swag bag ticket per every stop, dog treats, a fun surprises. What about the dogs? Doggie Biscuit Bars will be provided at every stop to keep your best friends happy and nourished provided by One Lucky Dog, Woof Gang Bakery, StPetersbark, Pawsitively Posh Pooch, and Pet Food Warehouse. Dog water will be available at every for humans. The Pup Crawl will start at 5 p.m. with the last stop at 8 p.m. Pre-registration fee of $50 is required in advance. Pre-register or get more information by visiting or call 727328-7738. Shelter.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 37 Parent Aide Volunteers Needed Suncoast Center, Inc. is seeking Parent Aide Volunteers. Adult volunteers are needed to share their life experiences and skills with another parent through a nationally recognized mentoring program. Parent Aide mentors provide friendship, support and advice to parents challenged in raising children in todays society. Parent Aide volunteers receive training, guidance and support from program staff and personal satisfaction by assisting another parent. Use your background to help a parent understand age-appropriate behaviors, effective and consistent discipline techniques, stress reduction tips, information on topics like nutrition and family budgeting, assistance in accessing community resources and much more. Suncoast Center has been meeting the needs of children, adults and families for over 60 years. Consider volunteering as a Parent Aide, making a true difference in the life of a family. For further information, please contact Colleen Walker, Program Coordinator at 727-543-0677.St. Pete Beach Crawl Saturday, October 18 the annual Beach Crawl will start at the Undertow beach bar on St. Pete Beach at 5 p.m. This is a fundraising event for the Walk to End Alzheimers. receive a Beach Crawl can koozie. Checks should be made out to Alzheimers Association Florida Gulf Coast Chapter. This is a 21-and-older event. The group will leave the Undertow beach bar at approximatly 6 p.m. and visit nine more beach bars as they walk north on St. Pete Beach. No free food or drinks or discounts will be offered. No fee is required to join the crawlers, however you must pay for your own drinks and food. Visit, email, or call Brad Reuscher at 813-760-5824 for more information.Blood Sugar Checks Its important to know your numbers. Get your numbers checked at the Gulfport Senior Center, 5501 27th Ave. S., on the second Thursday of every month from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Blood sugar screenings are provided by The Springs at Boca Ciega Bay. Must be a registered Gulfport Senior Center member. Membership is easy and free for all individuals 50 years of age or older. For more information, please call the Event Line at 727-8935657. Tai Chi at the Rec Taoist Tai Chi classes for beginners start on Tuesday September 30 and Thursday October 2. Registration is at 8:45 a.m. and classes begin at 9 a.m. at the Gulfport Recreation Center located on 58th St. S. and Shore Blvd. S. in Gulfport. Emphasis There is a suggested donation of $5 per class, which are open to everyone. Call Marge Grudzinksi at 727-3456708 for more information.


38 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 HCA Health Talks Many People fail to go to the Emergency Room when they feel chest pain in fear of being embarrassed if it ends up being nothing. Learn the signs and serious risks of ignoring chest pains with Nancy Arbasak Director of PCU on Monday, September 29 at 2:30 p.m. at the Gulfport Senior Center, 5501 27th Ave. S. Presented by St. Petersburg General Hospital. Must be a registered Gulfport Senior Center member. Membership is easy and free for all individuals 50 years of age or older. For more information, please contact Rachel at 727-893-1231. Beta Sigma Phi Laureate Epsilon Theta members gathered at the home of President September 3 for a delicious beginning day dinner and social. Members shared their summer activities and received their yearbooks for the year. The next meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 24 at the home of Pam Puskas at 7 p.m. and Pam will present the program. The theme for this years programs is Nature. Each member has selected a topic referencing nature. Congratulations to Laureate Epsilon Thetas 2014 Ideal Sisters sisters are deserving of this special honor. regular meeting will be held on Monday, September 22 at 7:30 p.m. at Dixie Hollins High ROTC Room. The council budget will be voted on at this meeting. Beta Sigma Phi is a social and cultural organization for women. Chapters meet from September to May twice a month. Each chapter has a variety of socials. There are career chapters which meet once a month and have an abbreviated format. Many chapters have service projects but this one focuses is on social and cultural programs. For more information contact Sharon Ingram at 727-321-2849.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 39 Try your hand at SudokuSolution on Page 18 ObituariesSHERMAN, PAULA JUNE, 56, of Weatherford, Texas, passed away September 6. Formerly of Gulfport, Sherman worked at the Gulfport Diner. She is survived by her one brother, 27 grandchildren, and her mother and father. Teen Night Program Ongoing registrations for the 2014-2015 Teen Night Program continue for teens in middle school to age 17. The program provides recreation and social activities. cooking projects, service projects and overnight lock-ins. The teens utilize the gymnasium, gameroom and outdoor area. Program hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings from 6 to 9 p.m. Annual registration is $2 residents/$22 nonresidents. For more information please call John at 727-893-1079.


40 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Letters research to know that. There is enough blame to go around and she jumped on it. I'm glad she did. I learned a few things, I always do when I read her columns. Don't shoot the messenger. Anybody think apologies are in order? Cathy's column asked some questions, I hope she gets answers and shares them. Hope you accept my support. Hope these are kind words. PS In the September 4 issue of the Gabber, in the letters to the editor, Margarete Tober wrote taking the artists to task for not following what the city requested. They are, after of funny that each lady expressed similar views on the same subject on the same day. Stan KreuterAdditional commentary from the Gabber's Gulfport Ideas and Opinions Facebook group. Please join us online to read the full discussion and tell us what you think.Last night at the crime watch meeting, we discussed the new and old camera installation. There are no signs you are under surveillance. Do you think we should post signs? Denise Wimmer Lowe Letters to the EditorThe Gabber encourages and welcomes all letters. Please keep letters as brief and to the point as possible. Letters must be signed by the author and may be emailed to, mailed or dropped at the Gabbermentary posted to or on Gabber Facebook pages may also appear in the paper. All letters are subject to editing for length and content at the discretion of the editors. The views and opinions expressed in this publication do not necessarily represent the views of the publishers, staff or advertisers. If the idea is to prevent crime, yes... if the idea is to catch criminals no. Metria Jones The cameras, as Metria said, have two functions: deter and catch criminals. However, if a criminal doesn't know there is a camera, he or she is not as likely to look up and actually be caught by the recording. In the case of most car lots, they want you to know light draws your attention to it. Given the fact that the equipment is so sophisticated, a good image is then obtained... So yes, letting it be known that there are cameras is a good idea. It is prudent to avoid crime rather than to try and identify someone after the crime has been committed. Signs are best if the right hardware is there to back them up, and I like Denise Wimmer Lowe's idea making the cameras connect to a live, public Internet link... maybe on the city's web site. Pat Harbachuk With permission from the city I will be temporarily removing my dancer from Clymer Park for warranty work. I am not happy with its durability and feel that I need to reinforce the piece. I plan to remove the piece with in the next couple of days and return it in approximately one week. I apologize for the inconvenience but I don't feel comfortable leaving it the way it is, I am in this for the long haul. Thank you. Tom Pitzen who has two pieces of art in Clymer Park; he found the dancer vandalized twice before posting this. If Swoop works on tips only, what is the suggested amount? Just curious to see what everyone thinks. Jan Lowe I gave them $5 each way to go from our house to GeckoFest. Nicole Spence I gave $5 from the Ivanhoe bldg [Town Shores] to the Casino, maybe 5 blocks, because it was Gecko ball night. But I do not know that I would do $5 each way for that distance on a normal basis. Sally Wilkinson Dear Editor: A generous thank you to all members and friends from American Legion Post 125 for helping us celebrate our dear friend Linda Pearson's life. Your Post can never do enough. Thank you!Kathy KennyDear Editor: RE: Cathy's opinion column, "I Clearly Don't Understand Art in the September 4 Gabber. Since then I've only read negative comments about the column, the latest being the letters in the September 11 issue. That being said, I think I see a woman who could use a kind word. Don't shoot the messenger. I knew City Council voted to buy art for the park, I was against it, but they also had a plan for a sculpture garden with a place for each art piece. The artists agreed to this as well as a delivery time. I for one did not know this. Thanks to Cathy's column we now know all did not go well. Missed deadlines, art work not all around. It doesn't take research to know the ball was dropped. Who breached what? Who knows? Cathy stepped up, things didn't go as agreed and she called people on it, the city and the artists. She pointed out two artists who played by the rules, so it could be done. Cathy learned of broken promises and it didn't take a lot of


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 41 Planting, from front page to 50. The project, says Egan-Romanelli, represented a larger movement a movement about going green, but ultimately, about world peace. When we stop and become conscious of our food choices, we become conscious of the power we have to create peace, said Egan-Romanelli. If the earth is depleted and barren, so are we. Egan-Romanelli, explains that this program is being broadened with the help of Seva Art Source, a global art initiative that is a funding center for sane living and nonviolent social activism, according to their website. Volunteers brought various talents and resources to the planting. Nic Weathersbee, of St. Petersburg, helped with digging and planting. Weathersbee owns a company called Urban Microfarms which, he explained, gives free consultations on where to put raised garden beds, as well as teaching people to eat organically and avoid genetically Paul Ray and his partner Wesley Sloat (aka this years Gecko Queen) also volunteered. Ray suggested installing a barbed-wire fence around the Macadamia Nut trees Russel brought her two-year-old son, Otis, along. Otis acted as the groups cheerleader, shaking his maracas and encouraging volunteers. At last, Egan-Romanelli hung a sign read: Eat; Be; Grow; Sustain. She described the different steps, saying, We might be eating, we will be and will eventually be sustaining. Egan-Romanelli thanked all who sponsored a tree, adding that she believes it will be everyones job to maintain the new trees. If you drive by and notice the trees are looking unhealthy, she said, stop by and give them some water. Gulfport Womens Center The Gulfport Womens Center invites all women of the Bay Area to join them in a celebration of their informational gathering to brainstorm about ways to create a space where all women are welcome. Please join them in a community gathering on Sunday, September 21, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Scout Hall in Gulfport, 5315 28th Ave. S. Light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be served. There will be a brief presentation by a board member at 5:30 p.m. and then they will open up for discussion. For more information, call 727-321-1909.


42 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 Automotive Service POWER WINDOW & LOCK REPAIRMobile, licensed, guaranteed, call for free estimates. Mention this ad for Gabber discount. 727-322-3050 Caregivers BABYSITTERWeekend Evenings only. Retired teacher with references. South and Central Pinellas only! Call Gail 727-403-7389. Classes/Tutoring EILEEN MATTIOLIInstructor of Piano, Accordion & Skype Lessons is Now at The St. Pete Beach Community Center. For First Free Lesson, Call 727-4815300. Cleaning/Housekeeping TIME TO TIDY UP!Housekeeping and Organizing Service for Gulfport and St. Pete. Experienced, Great Rates, Gulfport Resident. Call Today! 813-690-8293. ANGIES LIST SUPER SERVICE AWARD3yrs. in a row. Professional Cleaning. Consistent, Detailed Cleaning Every Time. 32 Years Experience, Excellent References. Satisfaction Guaranteed. We do Windows too. Licensed, Bonded, Insured. ($25) Off First Time Cleaning. Gift Certicates Available 727-7430701. HOMES CLEANED BY CINDYGulfport, St. Pete, I Will DO CLeaning for You! Call for Availability. References Available. 727-481-9958 Computer Service TRUTECH SOLUTIONS 727-343-2838In-Home Services: Internet Security, Training, Virus & SpyWare Removal, Maintenance & Repair, Data Recovery. (PC & Mac).B&B ELECTRICAL SOLUTIONSWe Have the Solutions to Your Electrical Needs. Lightning Protection. Fuses to Breakers, All Electrical Repairs & Installation. Senior Discounts. ER#13012577. 727-512-4250.AC ELECTRIC 727-345-3108Over 30 years. Experience. Residential & Commercial. New or Remodel work, Service Upgrades, Lightning Arrestors, Fans and Lighting Installed. State License #ER0007653. Furniture Repair FURNITURE REPAIROn site Clean and Touch-up of Your Furniture. Sofa frames, Leg Repairs, Scratches, Stain Match. All Products on My Truck. Over 30 Years Experience. Call Jim 727-667-7113 Handy Person CLEAN OUT-CLEAN UP APTS.Houses, Hauling, Pressure Cleaning, Handyman, Yard Work, Big/Small Tree Removal, Palm Trees, Trim/Rake, Call Sylvester, 727-460-8721. ALL AROUND HOME REPAIR-Quality Work at Affordable Rates. Many Years of Experience. Free Estimates. Dont Fuss, Call Gus! 727-644-6194.CARPENTER DEPENDABLE!Have Tools Will Travel Trustworthy. Doors, Decks/Eaves/Rotted Wood, Etc. 26 Year Gabber Advertiser. Free Estimates, Lic. C-5754. 727-821-9973. GERMAN HANDYMAN-30+ Years Experience, Any Job, Any Time, Nights, Weekends. Reasonable, Reliable, Honest, Guaranteed. Free Estimates, Senior Citizens Discount, 727-432-8369. Accounting PLACE YOUR AD HERE Starting at $15 per issue. Call 727-321-6965. HOUSECLEANINGGood, Old Fashioned House Cleaning at an Affordable Price. 27 Years Experience. Call 443-021-7192. Cleaning/Housekeeping Electrical Heat/Air Conditioning


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 43 Home Improvement ROOFING LEAK SPECIALISTResidential/Commercial, Repairs/Reroof. Shingles, Tile, Flat. Quick Response. Quality Work at Reasonable Rates. References. Insured/Licensed. #CCC1330056. Call 727277-9502 A OLD TIME ROOFING CO. Residential, Commercial. All Types, Shingle & Tile Specialists. Old Time Workmanship & Integrity. Let A Old-Timer Do It! For all Veterans up to $450* Rebate. Licensed RCC0051451 and Insured. 824-9996. Call for Details. ABOVE ALL ROOFINGAll Types of New Roofs and Repairs. Affordable, dependable Top Quality European Craftsmanship Over 40 years serving our community! Lic.#CCC1326212. Call 24/7 for free estimates. Ofce: 727-360-0500, Jacek: 727-686-2875, Ollie 727-458-4355.WALL & CEILING REPAIRS/PAINTINGInterior/Exterior, Drywall/Plaster/Stucco, Texture, Wallpaper & Popcorn Removal, Insured. Over 30yrs. Exp. #C4672 References. 15% Off 727-458-4209.CONCRETE BLOCK & BRICK WORKDriveways, Patios, Sidewalks & Slab Additions. Lic#C8057 & Insured. 30 Years Experience. 727-418-1701. RESCREENING-1 Panel OK. Window Screens, Pool Cages, Sunrooms, Screen Rooms, Carports, Hurricane Windows/Screens, Concrete Slabs, Sot/Facia. Visa/Master Card, Free Estimates. 727-804-4300. RX11066857. TURLEYS TURF & LAWN SERVICESComplete Lawn Care, Landscape Design, Mulching, Tree & Shrub Pruning. Commercial, Residential, Free Estimates 727-560-2743.EXPERT SPRINKLER REPAIR Rich Moseley, Irrigation Contractor. 25 Years Experience. Reasonable Rates. Well & Pumps. 439-0792. Lic.#C8312. BBB Accredited. GULFPORT LAWNCARE14+ Years Experience. Quality Guaranteed. Senior Discounts! Free Estimates. 727-2546414. UNHAPPY WITH YOUR LAWN CARE? Call Me. Mow, Weed, Edge, Blow-offs. Small Landscaping Available. Prices Negotiable., 727-723-4172. LAWN & HAUL-Affordable Prices. Roof Cleaning, Mowing, Hedge/Tree Trimming, Brush Removal, Debris Hauling. Dependable. Senior Discounts. Dave, 727-215-2229. Moving/Hauling DANS HAULING-727-341-1135. Full Service Clean-ups. Drop Off Trailers. Painting WHEN QUALITY COUNTS-Trust Masters Painting. Making happy customers for 30yrs. Pressure Cleaning, Honest, Reliable. 727-3441674. References/Guaranteed. Lic.#C4749. Recommended on Angies List. Heat/Air Conditioning Home Improvement Lawn/Landscape


44 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 PINNIX PAINTING INC.Interior, Exterior. In Business Locally Since 1980. Free Estimates. Commercial Residential References Upon Request. Lic. #C4334. 727-641-1888. Plumbing $69 DRAIN CLEANINGSenior & Military Discounts available, 24 hour emergency service, no overtime/trip charge. Call Now! Licensed/ Insured. 727-678-4471. LINGOS PLUMBING RELIABLE-Repairs, Replacements, Fixtures. Sewers, Cleaning, Remodels, New Construction, Better Business Bureau Lic.#CFC1426040. 727-403-9523. Professional Services Business Opportunity PICTURE FRAME GALLERYSame location 30 yrs., All Equipment & Inventory, $90k. Serious Inquires Only. 727-433-4391 Help Wanted CNA/HHAS PRIVATE DUTY REFERRALSVery Busy Home Care Referral Agency. Has Client Referrals for Both Male & Female CNAs & HHAs. For in home Care. Mid-South Pinellas County. For More Information Call 727797-8600 Xt.210 EXCITING!! SCRIPTURE LOVERS-Help Edit 2nd Most Important Book Ever! Volunteers Welcome. Change History! Call Mike at 727320-4653. F/T MAINTENANCE WORKER IICity of Gulfport. Immediate opening available for skilled & semi-skilled work in the maintenance of City streets and/or collection of solid waste and refuse. Must have valid FL Drivers license, CDL Class B preferred. Entry: $11.54 P/H.. Background, drug screen and physical will be conducted. Applications accepted at City Hall, 2401 53rd St. S., Gulfport, FL 33707 or via fax at 727-893-1005. E.O.E. CARE FOR A GENTLEMAN-In St. Petersburg. Light Cleaning, Cooking, General House Care. No Personal Care. Room and Board. Monthly Salary Depends on Experience. Call Anzlos at 727-327-8169 between 9-11a.m. Automotive 1995 BMW 525i-Dependable, Few Problems. $2300 o.b.o. 727-321-3730 or 727-2780306. 1997 FORD EXPLORER SPORT4.0 OHV, Many Recent Parts. New Heads, Rebuilt Transmission, Cold A/C. $1800. Steve 727345-8200. Painting Plumbing Help Wanted DRIVERS $5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS! Great Pay! Consistent Freight, Great Miles on this Regional Account. Werner Enterprises: 1-855517-2507 PLACE YOUR AD HEREStarting at $4.50 per issue. Call 727-321-6965.


Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 45 Cycles/Scooters 2002 HONDA METROPOLITAN-9700 Miles, New Battery, $850. Excellent Shape. 727-2526090. Furniture/Appliances GOOD CLEAN FURNITURE!Sofa Chairs with Ottomans $40. Sleeper Couch, Bar Stools $10, Headboards $20. Floor Lamps $10, Much More! 727-201-6537 REFRIGERATORTop Freezer, GE Prole, White, Runs Great. New Ice Maker. $200 OBO 727-360-7070 KITCHEN TABLEWhite, 60X42 w/leaf. Upholestered Wheeled Chairs. Nice! $65. 727-367-3634 CORNER DESK/HUTCH-White, Slide-out Keyboard Tray. 50w x 62h x 25d. Paid $500. Sell $250. 727-822-8161. 2 HALLS FOR RENT-Small 150pp. Large 300pp. Weddings, Meetings, Celebrations. Lithuanian American Club 4880 46th Ave. N. St. Petersburg. Vida 727-866-7936. GULFPORT LIONS CLUB Available For Parties, Weddings, Meetings. Great Waterfront Location With Full Facilities. Call Art for Info and Dates. 321-5717. FREE HOT TUBWith Cover, Seats 5-6, 27 Jets, 220v, Good Condition, Needs Pump, 727-345-4060. COUCH, LIGHT GREEN-$65. Graphic Calculator-TI84plus! $60 o.b.o. Flat Screen Computer, 15-$100 o.b.o. Call 727-804-3753. OUTDOOR HOT TUB-5 x 7, Blue & Gray, $200 o.b.o. You Pick-Up. Call 727-420-0100. 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. Pets/Animals MALTESE PURE BREAD PUPS7 weeks. 1 female, 2 male. Vet Approved. Ready for a Good home! $600. 727-523-2978 LITTER BOX W/COVER-Brand New! Blue Velvet Bed. Lightweight Samsonite Carrier. $10 for Each. 727-822-8161. OLIVER, A HANDSOME Tabby Cat w/White Feet and Chest, is Looking for a Forever Indoor Home. Exceptionally Affectionate, He Talks, Snuggles, Gives Everyone Kisses and Gets Along Great w/Other Cats and Nice Dogs. He is Very Healthy, Vetted, and Microchipped. References and Home Visit. Please Contact Camille Barnes at 727-455-8706. Legal Notices 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 ACTION DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE In the Circuit Court of the Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Dearborn County, Indiana. Case No. 15C01-1404-DR-071. Teresa Somerlot Petitioner, and Michael Somerlot, Respondent, Notice of Action for Divorce. to: Teresa Somerlot, address, city, state, zip. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Florida Body Shop gives notice and Intent to sell, for non payment of towing fees, the following vehicleS on October 6, 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. 2008 Dodge VIN# 1B3HB48B48D646383 2002 Toyota VIN# JTDBF32K320022021 September 11, 2014 Yard/Garage Sale FLEA MARKETKenneth City Social Club Annual Flea Market, Saturday, Sept. 20, 8am3pm, 4600 58th St. N. Inside, Outside, 40 Dealers, Community Hall, Info Dick Laneau, 727-345-4323. SAT. SEPT. 20TH-9a.m.-2p.m. 4520 26th Ave. S. Gulport. Misc. Items. SAT. 7A.M.-2P.M.(Unless Raining!) 7211 Grevilla Ave. Furniture, Misc. VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES-, Furniture, Household, Catering Items, Decorating, Youre Looking, For it we Got it! 6144 4th Ave. North. Fri. & Sat. 9am-3 TWO FAMILY SALEVintage Glassware, Kitchen, Home Decor, Wheelchair, Walker, Nic-Knacks, Silverware. All Must Go! Saturday Only. 8am-? 1218 Gray St. South. (between 13th Ave. S & 11Ave. S.) GRANNYS ATTICCommunity Sale. Saturday September 20th. 8am-2pm. 3130 31st St. S., Pinellas Pioneer Settlement. PLACE YOUR AD HERE Starting at $15 per issue. Call 727-321-6965. Automotive ABC JUNK CARSWeve Paid the Most Cash For Junk & Un wanted 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. ANITIQUES / FRAMES ALL SIZESFri/ Sat 8-2.1008 59th St. South. Sports Collect ibles, Music, Movies, Jewelry, Puzzles, Crafts, Books, Clothes, Fishing Flies (100s). SAT. 9-1P.M.Furniture, Lamps, Artwork, Bike, Kitchen Items. 1401 55th St. S. Happy Talk General Legal Notices 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 an swered even if you dont believe. M.B. Card of Thanks


46 Gabber September 18 September 24, 2014 NICE 1/1 CONDO/APT N. Central St. Pete, Renovated, Big, Quiet, Safe, Walk-In Closet, C/H/A, Carport, No Pet, N/S, Background Check. Lease $590/Mo. 727-510-8784. SPB 2BR/2BA/1CG COTTAGE-Newly Renovated, Walk to Beach, Trolley, Block Off Corey Ave. $975/Mo Includes Water/maintenance. No Dogs. 727-804-5694. 2BR/1BA CONDO-Terazzo Floors, Freshly Painted, New Stove & Refrigerator. Swimming Pool. 55+ Gulfport Marina District. Two Cats Allowed. W/D on Premises. $825/mo. Plus Security. Call 727-871-0138. PLACE YOUR AD HEREStarting at $15 per issue. Call 321-6965. 2213 57th ST. S.2nd oor duplex apartment w/courtyard. 1/Br. Clean, quiet, steps to bus line, & shopping. Perfect for single person. $575/mo +Sec. 727-343-7933. CLEAN 1BR EFFICIENCY APTwith Seperate Rooms, Porch, on Lake Maggorie, Good Neighborhood, All Utilities Included, $650/mo, No Dogs, 727-289-6335. 3BR/2 FULL BA HOMESec. 8. Fenced Yard, Tile Floors, C/H/A, Large Bedrooms, Near Shcools, $1000/mo. plus deposit. 727-4244428. Or 727-463-5759 TENANT NOT PAYING For Fast, Reasonable Eviction Service, Call Gulfport Attorney Karen S. Keaton, Gulf Beaches Law, P.A. at 727-822-2200. Accommodations to Share FURNISHED ROOM -4BR/2BA Home. Wooded, quiet, buses, shops. $105-$115/wk. plus security. Call 727-743-7474. 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.. WATERFRONT 1BR/1BA CONDO-Wide Open Bay Views, Pool, Covered Parking and Convenient South Pasadena Location. $59,900. Call Jared Salzman, CENTURY 21/ JIM WHITE & ASSOCIATES. 727-515-3462. 1407 60TH ST. S.Gulfport Home 1/2 Block from Stetson Law. 3BR/2BA., Pool, Hot tub, Garage w/Pool Table. Newly Renovated, Call Sha Davidson. 727-417-0197. OPEN SUNDAY 1-4P.M. -4520 26th Ave.S. Gulfport. 2/1/1, Plus Bonus Room. Completely Remodeled. New Roof, New Appliances. Move in Ready! $139,900. Real Estate for Sale Real Estate for Rent $140 MOVES YOU IN!Utilities &` Cable In cluded. 727-327-3898. ST. PETE BEACH -1BR Duplex, Florida Room, Kitchen, $660/Mo. Water Included. Walk to Beach. Trolley, Shopping, No Dogs. 727-3457036. Open House Real Estate for Sale WATERFRONT 2BR2BA CONDO Impeccably Maintained Unit, Desirable Park Street Location, Heated Pool, Tennis Courts & Clubhouse. $164,900. Call Jared Salzman, CENTURY 21/JIM WHITE & ASSOCIATES. 727-515-3462. SEMINOLE CONDO-2BR/2BA Near St. Pete College & Post Ofce. 2nd oor, 1150 sqft. Washer/Dryer, Pool, Carport, $800/Mo. +Se curity. 727-647-1609. GARAGE SPACE NEEDED! -To Store Classic Cars in Gulfport Area. Call Jack at 407-9489267. Real Estate Wanted


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