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778679022222 Classifieds . . . . .7B Living . . . . . . .3B Business . . . . . .7A Obituaries . . . . .2A Opinion . . . . . .6A Sports/Outdoors . .1B Crossword . . . . .2BINDEX Printed on 100% recycled newsprint CONTENTS 2012 KEYNOTER PUBLISHING CO. WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,APRIL 7,2012 VOLUME 59,NO.28 25 CENTS In L'Attitudes Bay Jam returns to Founders Park in Islamorada with headliner Grammy Award-winner Lisa Gutkin. Story, 4B Fugitive nabbed A man accused of stabbing another man to death in Maine last year is caught in Key West. Story, 4A KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday,April 7,2012 Conch Republic Days Apr.20-29 celebrate 30th anniversaryThe Conch Republic Fcesgather for the steps of the federal courthouse in downtown Miami. The protes t ers seceded from the U.S., declared war, t hen sued for war reparations and passport recognition. All in jest, of cours e. And every year si nce hasfound an gi ng ri ghts), drag races and a Wreckers race out to the reef. The always p opular bed races, fiddl i ncontests and dr inking bouts are also on tap, along with the Worl ds Longest Parade, Thursday, April 26, hosted by U.S. 1 Radio and their sister stationConch Country. highlight s of thi s from the Ocean Key Resort & Spa, Zero Duval St., or from any of the restaurants out door bars over looking t he Key West Historic Seaport Avictory party will be held at the Schooner Wharf Bar following the battle. the Bourbon St r eet Complex Conch Republ i c Red Ribbon Bed Race 2-5 pm. Saturday, April 28. In fstrange bedfeltNaval battle, parade, bed races on tapKEY WEST T he Conc h Republic naval battle pits the Conch navy against the feds,represented by this Coast Guard c utter in a previous years showdown.ISLAMORADABay Jam has Grammy-award winner coming Sex & The City fan s are in for an upclo se treat April 15 when New York fiddle phenom Lisa Gutkin plays Bay Jam at Founders Par k. Gutki n a Grammy award-winner with the Klezma t ics, per f ormed with the b and in the Sex & The City episod e chronicling Charlottes wedding. The Br ooklyn-born musi cian and composer began w riting fiddle tunes in her late teens. Fo lk music l egend Pe te Se eger, writ ing of he r Gonna Ge t Through por t ed I CEs entertainment events over the years. Bay Jam will run from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday,April 15, at the Capital Bank A mphitheater in Islamoradas Founders Park, mile marker 87, bayside. Heres t h e lineup of o ther guest ar ti sts sched uled : Joanne Mackel l A veteran singer/songwriter with a voice that could stop a Mack truck and songs that make you rem ember the first time you fell in love. Her vocal range and com manding stage presence consistently raise the roof and rock t he house. David Feder Guitarist and song writerApril 15 music fest features 14 guest artistsLAt titudes Staff Keys 2nd in carry permitsWith more than 800,000 issued, nearly one in every 15 Florida adults has a license to carry a concealed weapon, according to data compiled by the state. The number of concealedweapon permits has risen dramatically in recent years as new laws making it easier to obtain them have been placed on the books by lawmakers, spurred on by the National Rifle Association, one of the most effective lobbying forces in the capital city. Among Floridians over age 18, about 6.5 percent have applied for and received permits to carry a concealed weapon. Add the 104,210 permits brought into the state by out-of-state visitors and the total rises to 906,924 as of Feb. 29, according to Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, which administers the licensing program Among Florida's 67 counties, Dixie (Gainesville area) leads the state in concealedweapon permits issued per capita, with nearly one in 10 residents of the rural county licensed to carry. It's followed by Monroe County (the Florida Keys), where 7.3 percent of the population is licensed. Seven Florida Counties Gilchrist, St. Johns, Sumter, Lafayette, Glades, Liberty and Calhoun have the lowest per capita concealed weapons rates in the state, all under 3 percent. Statewide, the per-capita average is 4.2 percent. Take out children under 18, who make up about 21 percent of Florida's population, and the rate rises to 6.1 percent. "In Florida, being armed in public is such a casual formality that law enforcement does not issue the license to carry a loaded, concealed gun; that is done by the Department of Agriculture the same agency charged with issuing permits to pick tomatoes or transport livestock," Dan Gross, representing the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, said during recent congressional testimony. Florida lawmakers in recent years have approved several bills to relax gun regulations and bolster protec-More than 7 percent in Monroe have state OK for concealed gunsBy MICHAEL PELTIERNews Service of FloridaFIREARMSFederally protected bird shotAcormorant shot with a pellet gun near Snake Creek survived but will never take wing again. Even if the double-crested cormorant recovers, he must spend the rest of his life as a permanent resident at the Laura Quinn Sanctuary in Tavernier, Florida Keys Wild Bird Center staffers said. The cormorant was rescued March 23 at the Venetian Shores subdivision on south Plantation Key. "He had been shot with some type of pellet gun," said Amanda Barber, wildlife rehabilitator at the center's hospital. "The pellet lodged into his wing, which suffered a major fracture due to the incident." "He will never fly again," Barber said. Cormorants, protected under federal migratory-bird law, cannot be hunted legally. State wildlife officers and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office were notified of the shooting "but they can't do much without more information," Barber said. Supporters of the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center launched a reward fund for tips that lead to an arrest and conviction in the case. "It's already over $600 and growing," center Executive Director Joan Scholz said. An X-ray donated by Island Hammock Pet Hospital of Key Largo confirmed the pellet is still embedded in the bird's wing. Several months ago, an osprey from the same general area required treatment for a pellet-gun injury, Barber noted. Donations to the reward fund can be made through the center's website, www.fkwbc.org.Cormorant hit with pellet in Venetian ShoresKeynoter StaffUPPER KEYS Photo by RANDY GROH/FKWBCWith bandages protecting his wounded wing after being shot,a double-crested cormorant tosses back a meal of fish while recovering at the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center's hospital in Tavernier.A reward has been posted for information on the illegal shooting.Clock starts ticking on sewermoneyGov. Rick Scott could have a nasty reception awaiting him next month if he fails to approve a $50 million bond for Keys sewer projects by April 21. Friday, lawmakers delivered their proposed $70 billion 2012-13 budget to Scott. He has 15 days to sign it, and will likely spend the next two weeks making use of his veto pen. But no one, it appears, expects Scott to veto the Keys line item, passed by the state House and Senate, of $4.8 million to fund the first year's debt for the bond. Scott and the rest of the state Cabinet Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Office Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam will meet May 8 at Stanley Switlik Elementary School in Marathon. It's the first time in anyone one's memory a Florida Cabinet has held a meeting in the Keys. Many people speculated the governor would use that meeting to sign off on the Keys money, but it'll be long approved or denied at that point. Monroe County Administrator Roman Gastesi said county officials pitched the idea for a Cabinet meeting in the Keys during the annual Florida Keys Day event in Tallahassee in February. He's confident the sewer money will be in hand by then. "I doubt he's going to come down and explain why he's vetoing it. I think this is going to be a celebration. Obviously, it's a good sign he's coming down," he said. Gastesi said any proof necessary the county is confident in the bond can be found on the April County Commission agenda. It includes seven resolutions dealing with advancing the estimated $156 million Cudjoe Regional sewer sys-Scott receives budget,has 15 days to signByRYAN MCCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comSTATE GOVERNMENT Keynoter photo by SEAN KINNEYSome rates are rising at the Key West-owned Garrison Bight Marina,and that's not sitting well with residents there.Story, 4ARISING RATESDistrict drawing down reserve fundHaving drawn down its reserve fund to cover expenses, the Monroe County School Board is perilously close to opening the door for state intervention into School District finances. Right now the district's reserve compared to overall revenue is around 2.5 percent, or about $1.88 million, according to Chief Financial Officer Michael Kinneer. Back in January, when the board approved a $900,000 budget amendment related to unforeseen charter-school enrollment, that sent the reserve below 3 percent of revenue, requiring Superintendent Jesus Jara to notify the state Department of Education about reserve drop.If the figure falls below 2 percent, Commissioner of Education Gerard Robinson is empowered to establish a financial oversight committee to straighten out the district's balance sheet; Gov. Rick Scott can go so far as removing board members The latest twist, an obligation to repay $484,000 to the Florida Division of Emergency Management for excess recovery funds distributed after Hurricane Georges in 1998, will bring the district below the 2 percent threshold if Jara can't figure out a way to offset the cost. "I am trying to stay away from the fund balance for the full payment," Jara said. As far as identifying cuts from the initial $82.3 million budget for the fiscal year that ends June 30: "At this point of the year, we have very little wiggle room in our budget." Kinneer said a budget to address the FEMAbillThreshold for state oversight is very closeBy SEAN KINNEYname@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLS See Cabinet,3ASee Guns,2ASee School,2A And then there were threeThree finalists are coming down to Key West to interview to be the next Florida Keys Community College president. Story, 6A
KeysNet.com Keynoter 2A Saturday,April 7,2012 PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDA Y HIGH L O W SAT.82 73 SUN.81 73 MON.8175 TUES.8172 Forecast: 20% chance of rain Saturday.Mosty sunny through Tuesday. Visit KeysNet.com/weatherfor radar and extended forecast.The Monroe County Health Department tests Keys beaches twice weekly for the presence of enteric bacteria.There currently are no beaches with health advisories against swimming.FLORIDA KEYS KEYNOTER (ISSN 8756-6427,USPS# 0201-620) is published semi-weekly by Florida Keys Keynoter,P.O.Box 500158, Marathon,Florida 33050-0158. Subscription rates are $54.23 in the Keys.Your Keynoter home delivery subscription includes Keys Sunday and the Sunday edition of The Miami Herald. Keynoter mail subscriptions: $59.53 in Florida and $56.16 outof-state.Please call for all other rates,including overseas mail. Periodicals Postage Paid at Marathon,Florida and additional mailing offices. 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We no longer offer same-day redelivery for missing or wet papers.Customers can request a credit or next-day redelivery by calling 743-5551.After hours,call toll-free (800) 843-4372.KEYS WEATHER BEACH ADVISORIES CONTACT US NEWS BRIEFSMinister to speak about gay rightsThe Metropolitan Community Church of Key West invites the public to attend a forum featuring Rev. Jane Adams Spahr at the Truman Little White House, 111 Front St., Key West, from 5 to 7 p.m. April 13. Spahr is a Presbyterian minister known nationally for her advocacy of gay and lesbian rights. Her topic for the forum is "Daring to be Courageous: ABelief in Justice and Love." 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Viewingwillbe6pmto8pm A pril4th,2012attheMunden FuneralHome,withservicesat 11amonApril5th.Inlieuof flowersdonationscanbemade toMonroeAssociationfor RemarkablePeople,1106 WindsorLane,KeyWest,Fl. 33040 GOODWINDavisKeithGoodwin was borninSouthMiami,Fl. January9th,1965toLCDR ClydeDavisGoodwinand RheaBoyleGoodwin.They residedinCoralGables,Fl. DavislivedintheFloridaKeys from1973untilDec.2011when hecametolivewithhissisterin Marshall,N.C.Davisworkedat theMARCPlantNurseryinKey West,Fl.for20yearsandfor13 yearslivedattheMARC WindsorLaneGroupHome. Hewaspredeceasedbyhis parents,andBrotherVernon W.Goodwin,Sr.Heissurvived byhisSisterSarahGoodwin ShanerandBrother-In-Law HenryShaner,Nephews VernonW.Goodwin,Jrhiswife BarbaraandfamilyofMarshall, N.C.andKevinP.Goodwin; hiswifeKelleyandsonsof Marathon,Fl. Viewingwillbe6pmto8pm A pril4th,2012attheMunden FuneralHome,withservicesat 11amonApril5th.Inlieuof flowersdonationscanbemade toMonroeAssociationfor RemarkablePeople,1106 WindsorLane,KeyWest,Fl. 33040 tions for gun-owning Floridians. Earlier this year, lawmakers sent a bill to Gov. Rick Scott that would allow military personnel and law enforcement to obtain concealed weapons permits before they turn 21, the age requirement for other applicants. The reasoning is those people carried guns around the military, so it seems odd to deny them the right once they get out. State officials overseeing the licensing of concealed weapons experienced a deluge of requests in recent years. Officials said there was a fear that when President Obama was elected, gun laws would get tougher. Though they didn't, it seems to have created a rush to get guns. The spike has also been attributed to the decline in the economy and fears of more lawlessness. Some of the state's laws have come under scrutiny since the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, who was killed in February by a neighborhood watch member in Sanford in Central Florida. The shooter, George Zimmerman, 28, a convicted felon who has a permit to carry a concealed weapon, contends he was defending himself under Florida's Stand Your Ground statute passed in 2005. He has not been charged. Gun control advocates say lax gun laws in Florida are at least partially to blame for Martin's death. They also say Florida is being used as a test case for guncontrol legislation in other states. Despite the attention brought by the Martin case, Sen. Joe Negron (R-Stuart) said lawmakers should refrain from "overreacting" and changing Florida's slate of gun laws. "I don't think we should use the Trayvon Martin tragedy, and it is a tragedy, to make changes to either Stand Your Ground or Florida statutes as they relate to concealed weapons," Negron said.State relaxes gun lawsFrom Guns,1A would come to the board at an April 24 session set for 5 p.m. at district offices on Trumbo Point in Key West. He addressed a scenario in which the payment would be cut in half, with half being paid from the reserve this fiscal year, the second half after July 1. Jara and Kinneer are navigating the district through a $7 million projected budget shortfall for next fiscal year, and this week rolled out a plan to cut some $6.3 million in year-over-year expenses. Proposed cuts include eliminating 40 teacher positions to save $2.8 million; overhauling the employee health benefits system to reduce $1.6 million; $1.2 million by continuing seven mandatory furlough days for all employees; and outsourcing the Transportation Department to save another $600,000. Public comments at a Tuesday town-hall session at Key West High School ran the gamut of general criticism from school administrators to near-desperate pleading from parents, with the common theme of profound frustration. Key West High Assistant Principal Chris Valdez said he owns several rental properties, and last year his tax bill went from $9,000 to $4,000. "We have to raise taxes," he said to robust applause. "We are letting our children down by not paying enough taxes in this community to afford to run the education system the right way, and it's as simple as that." There are four more town-hall sessions, all from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., scheduled for Monday at Sugarloaf School; Tuesday at Marathon High School; Wednesday at Coral Shores High School; and Thursday at Key Largo School.Reserves at risk From School,1AStolen $137,000 boat IS foundEven in a tough economy, a $137,000 boat being offered for an 85 percent discount raises red flags. The low asking price resulted in the recovery of the 30-foot Concept Boats vessel stolen last August from the Calusa Campground in Key Largo. Miami resident Yadiel Valera, 22, was arrested on grand-theft charges Thursday. Awould-be buyer called Concept Boats, an Opa-Locka firm, March 21 to ask about a trailered custom boat, complete with twin 35-horsepower outboards. "The potential buyer said he was suspicious because the person selling it was only asking $20,000," said Monroe County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Becky Herrin. "He suspected the boat was stolen." Based on information provided, the company owner confirmed the boat was listed as stolen. Asurveillance camera at Calusa Campground recorded the trailered boat being towed from the property by a white Cadillac sports-utility vehicle on Aug. 28. The boat owner reported the theft when he returned to the campground several days later, according to the Sheriff's Office. It had been missing since. The owner, alerted by Concept Boats after the March 21 call, contacted the Sheriff's Office. Detective Robert Dosh joined MiamiDade investigators to visit the home where the would-be buyer inspected the boat. The resident confirmed the boat had been parked there as a favor his nephew, but been moved. The nephew, Valera, drives a white Cadillac SUV, the uncle told the officers. After being located by investigators, Valera "told them someone had given him the boat," Herrin related. "He said he didn't know the person's name and couldn't tell detectives where the boat was located." Then he stopped talking. The boat, motors and trailer were found abandoned in Miami-Dade County on March 30. The exact location was not available at press time. Valera was taken into custody and booked into MiamiDade County jail. Abond amount was not available.Man arrested in the theft from Key LargoCRIME FRONTBug board gets new candidate, one drops outIt's been a busy week in the race for the District 1 Florida Keys Mosquito Control Board seat. Just two days after Key Wester Oliver Kofoid filed to seek 20-year incumbent Joan LordPapy's seat, Pat Bowman on Wednesday dropped out of the race because Monroe County redistricting maps put her outside District 1. Bowman, a Republican who ran for the same seat in 2008, is a Big Coppitt resident and new district maps enacted on Oct. 4 cut the District 1 border off just north of Key Haven. Kofoid, a Green Party candidate, joins 29-year-old Key Haven resident Jillian Cranney-Gage, a Republican, as the only filed candidates for the seat. Kofoid has never run for political office, but said he's been the Green Party of Florida treasurer for 16 years. It's unclear whether Lord-Papy, a five-term incumbent Democrat, will seek a sixth four-year term. She did not return a Thursday call for comment. Kofoid, 48, has lived in Key West for 20 years and works at the city of Key West's wastewater treatment plant. He holds a bachelor's degree in environmental science from Ferrum College and has served 19 years with U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary 13-1. Kofoid said his interest in the district was piqued in years past when thenDirector Ed Fussell repeatedly made headlines for clashing with Commissioner Bill Shaw and then-Commissioner Dick Rudell, who died in February 2011. Fussell's $184,600 annual salary and what many critics said was a bloated budget were the big issues during the 2010 election cycle. "There were several board members dedicated to Fussell. His credentials are impeccable, but the job of the board is to make the director accountable and the other is to do the budget. You have to say enough is enough and calm it down with the spending," Kofoid said. Kofoid said he's also interested in how the district is dealing with dengue fever, in particular, a proposed plan to release genetically modified male mosquitoes in Key West. The theory is the sterile male mosquitoes would breed with wild females, which carry the dengue virus that's been a past problem in Key West. That would diminish the population of the denguecarrying mosquitoes. The district hasn't found a state or federal agency that would issue a permit for the program. "As a scientist, we look at a lot of data over time and there's hardly any data. Another thing, we love independent peer review. If you tried to get a medication approved, you have to go through the [U.S. Food and Drug Administration] and do independent tests," Kofoid said. Four-term Mosquito Control Board incumbent Steve Smith of Key West, a Democrat, has a pair of challengers for the District 3 seat in Democrat Timothy Root and Republican Stephen Hammond. Bill Shaw, a four-term incumbent Republican from Marathon, filed for re-election to his District 4 seat. No one has filed to oppose him. Primary elections will be held on Aug. 14 and the general election is on Nov. 6.Kofoid wants to unseat Papy, Bowman is outBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comELECTION 2012 KOFOIDBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.org
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Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Weekdays 7am-10pm, Weekends 7am-11pm Takeout available. 305-664-5300Friday, April 6All Day Happy Hour at Rum Runners with 1/2 Off Drafts, Wine & Well Drinks Billy Davidson in Rum Runners 8pm-11pm Ladies Night with 1/2 Off Drinks from 6pm-12 at Tiki Bar with PUSH until 2am Saturday, April 7Yishka at the Pool 1pm-5pm PUSH performsin the Tiki Bar 9pm-2am Steve Webb in Rum Runners 8pm-11pm Sunday, April 8 Yishka at the Pool 1pm-5pm Jamie Morgan in the Tiki Bar 8pm-11pm Monday, April 9 Game Night in the Tiki Bar Tuesday, April 10 Zumba Happy Hour $10 @ Rum Runners Beach 5:30pm Karaoke with Marilee in the Tiki Bar 8pm-11pm Wednesday, April 11 Alex Caldwell in Rum Runners 4:30pm-8:30pm DJ Sam in the Tiki Bar 8pm-12am Thursday, April 12 Locals Night with Micah in Rum Runners 7pm-11pm Uncle Rico in the Tiki Bar 9pm12am KIDS DAY & EASTER EGG HUNT Saturday, April 7 11:00am Easter Egg Hunt & Petting Zoo Refreshments Provided City looks at marina rentNumerous residents of the Key West-owned marina at Garrison Bight say bringing their rents up to market rate would not just be a hit to their wallets, but an affront to their floating community, regarded as one of the last bastions of affordable housing in the city. City staff on Tuesday recommended the City Commission approve an adjustment to dockage fees to market rate based on comparisons with other Key West liveaboard marinas. Although consideration was postponed until May 15, if passed, only new tenants or those who want to change slips would be subject to the new rates. The current rate at Garrison Bight is $11.58 per foot monthly for liveaboard boaters; if adjusted, the new fee would be $15.64 per foot. For a 35-foot boat, monthly rent would change from $405 to $547. Marilyn Wilbarger, the city's property manager, said the increase for the Palm Avenue marina is needed to address upcoming infrastructure needs at the marina and otherwise maintain what's there already. Tarpon Pier resident Robert Lane said an increase would "eliminate houseboat row and the liveaboards over time. The marina will become a non-affordable housing marina and a number of liveaboards will be reduced, if not eliminated, in 10 years. I do not think the City Commission wants to eliminate that option." Lane's wife Mary Lou described the marina as "diverse," consisting of retirees, service-industry workers, government employees and some part-time residents. She said there's "one common thread: Affordable living in Key West. If the new rates are implemented ... affordable living as we know it will be gone." "What we have there is a community," Marlin Pier resident Bill Blue said. "What I'm getting at [is] there's a lot of retired people there on fixed incomes and a lot of them are terrified ... they're gonna be run out of it. I know we all have family like that; they don't have the option to run out and get another job." Resident Stuart Kessler said the marina is supposed to sustain itself off the rent. "The budget relationship was always to make that a self-supporting community. Instead of making this a relationship based on the cost of operations ... it changes fundamentally from an operating budget to a market-rate budget and it disconnects the historic relationship. That change in relation to market rate, I ultimately believe, will result in the loss of this wonderful asset." Commissioner Mark Rossi, whose District 2 includes Garrison Bight, said the proposed increase is too high. "That's a rough marina over there. Go over there and take a walk. It needs work. Let's keep it affordable for them. I can't see $15.64 a foot; it's an unreasonable rate for what's over there. If that was a top-notch marina over there ... and everything was up to par and perfect, I could appreciate it but I can't support this."Liveaboards turn to say none neededBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com KEY WEST Murder suspect nabbed Key West police, assisting the Maine State Police, on Thursday arrested a fugitive wanted for murder in Augusta, Maine. Michael Young, 40, was found hiding in a shower at the Poinciana Trailer Park in New Town Key West at 6 p.m., just hours after authorities in Maine alerted Keys cops that Young "might be in the area," police spokeswoman Alyson Crean said. Sgt. Jason Richards of the Maine State Police's Major Crimes Unit said "historical information," directed detectives to South Florida. "We knew he had ties down there." However, he didn't say what led them to the Poinciana Trailer Park and who owns the trailer he was in, or how long he might have been in Key West. However, Monroe County Sheriff's Office records show Young lived at Poinciana in 2007. Young is accused of stabbing to death 46-year-old David Cox in June 2011; the two shared in apartment on Green Street in Augusta. Last month, a grand jury in Kennebec County, Maine, indicted Young on the murder charge. In 2007, Young was charged in Key West with an open-container violation. Young's at the Stock Island jail, awaiting extradition to Maine.He's accused in June 2011 stabbing deathKeynoter Staff KEY WEST YOUNG
Saturday,April 7,2012 5A Keynoter KeysNet.com Cap on new hotel-unit awards is possibleIf a Marathon hotel owner wants some of the 100 new room allocations awarded the city, should he or she be limited to a certain number? That was among the main issues raised Tuesday when the city's Planning Commission hosted a workshop to gather a second round of feedback on doling out the 100 allocations awarded by the state in January. City Planning Director George Garrett recapped the myriad suggestions offered up at a Feb. 23 meeting before opening the session to comments from the public and Planning Commission members. The state Cabinet, based on a state Department of Economic Opportunity recommendation, awarded the 100 units in recognition of Marathon's nearly completed citywide sewer system. The city could also borrow forward another 100 units. In addition to a possible cap on numbers, there was talk of requiring the purchase of the rights to two existing private transient units for every one doled out from the city's pool. The city has a moratorium in place on new hotel units. The only way to secure existing rights is to purchase them from private owners, many of whom believe the city's pool will devalue their holdings. "I do like the idea of capping how many units can be done. Marathon was built on mom-and-pop places and it preserves the character of our town as a family destination," business owner Fred Roth said. Planning Commission Chairwoman Marien AranSpinrad suggested the city consider the "broader picture" and decide whether it wants to encourage smaller mom-andpop motels versus large-scale resorts like Tranquility Bay. Spinrad agreed with Mayor Pete Worthington's suggestion for an analysis of the market. Worthington said if smaller motels run at lower occupancy rates than larger resorts, it indicates demand. "That ought to figure in on where we get the biggest bang for the buck," Worthington said. For much more on this story, go to www.keysnet.comMarket study might be done to see demandBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHONCounties likely suing over claims The Florida Association of Counties'board of directors will decide on Thursday whether to sue over a controversial Medicaid bill signed by Gov. Rick Scott on March 29. The group and its 67 member counties, including Monroe, have been up in arms over the bill that could cost local governments $325 million in backlogged denied claims from the past 10 fiscal years. Monroe's portion could be as high as $3.3 million, as well as an extra $800,000 per year moving forward. FAC spokeswoman Cragin Mosteller said it's unclear who would be sued the state itself or its Agency for Health Care Administration being likely candidates but that FAC would file it. "The board will decide whether the association will file a suit and each county will make a determination on whether we want to join the lawsuit," she said. Monroe County Commissioner Heather Carruthers is the Keys representative on the FAC board. She'll be in on the Thursday conference call. "It's absolutely ridiculous. No one would expect people to pay [bills] without challenging them. It feels like blackmail," Carruthers said. "It's just another thing where people in Tallahassee can say, We're reducing the deficit,'but all they're really doing is pawning it off on local governments." The bill (HB 5301) essentially strips counties of the right to dispute claims that it was allowed to deny or dispute in years past. The Agency for Health Care Administration administers the Medicaid program, which provides health care for low-income residents. It bills counties for their portion of a patient's costs. Each county is responsible for its own residents, but past bills have often contained questionable addresses. Monroe County provided the Keynoter with bills where "residents" claimed Miami addresses; others used post office box numbers or no street address at all. The bill includes a fiveyear plan for the state to recoup money from denied claims. The county must choose between repaying 100 percent of past bills and having the ability to challenge, or accepting a 15 percent credit and foregoing that right.Keys'portion to be repaid around $3.3MBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.com MEDICAID
Opinion & EditorialSaturday,April 7,2012 Florida Keys Keynoter 6A Letters of local interest are welcome,but subject to editing and condensing.There is a 400-word limit.Letters thanking an indiv idual are welcome.Space does not permit publication of thank-you letters consisting of lists.Letters must be signed.Anonymous letters will not be published.Include a daytime phone number (which will not be published) where you may be reached if there are questions about your correspondence. Mail: Editor,Keynoter,P.O.Box 500158,Marathon,FL 33050 E-mail: email@example.com Fax: 743-6397 Letters to the Editor Wayne Markham . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Publisher Larry Kahn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Editor Melanie Elder . . . . . . . . . . .Marketing Director Kathie Bryan . . . . . . . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . . . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2012 Keynoter Publishing Co. CELEBRATING OUR PAST EDITORIALThis sunshine isn't welcomeLETTERS TO THE EDITORThe Trayvon Martin shooting illustrates how the NRA holds a grip on FloridaThe iconic image of the Texas Ranger with a holstered .45-calibre handgun riding low on the hip paints a picture of Texas that might be scripted by the National Rifle Association. Only it turns out that Florida tops the Lone Star State when it comes to the number of residents packing heat legally.Among the many surprises found in the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin shooting in Sanford, about 50 miles northeast of Orlando, is an unwelcome focus on how Florida has become the NRA's most-favored state.Areport in The Miami Herald tracks the number of pro-gun laws that got their start in the Sunshine State. That includes the controversial Stand Your Ground law that has become the cause clbre in the Trayvon Martin shooting. It turns out the neighborhood watch member who shot Martin has a permit to carry a concealed weapon. He's one among nearly 900,000 Floridians who have concealed-weapon permits. That's nearly twice as many as Texas. Wow, cowboy. That's a shocker. Maybe not to former state lawmaker Dan Gelber, a Miami Beach attorney who fought against many of the NRA-sponsored gun laws introduced in Tallahassee while serving in the state Senate. Interviewed last week by the Herald about the Stand Your Ground law, Gelber said the NRA"won every big issue.... Lots of elected officials are afraid to cross them." Last year, if you recall, the NRAlobbied hard for a law that makes it illegal for physicians to ask patients if they own guns. That law is temporarily invalidated by a lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court's 11th Circuit. Daniel Vice, an attorney for the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence, said the law is so clearly unconstitutional that Florida will likely be on the hook for all attorney fees, which could run into the millions of dollars. Another law passed by the NRA-lobbied Legislature punishes local elected officials who enact gun ordinances that are stricter than state gun laws. As a result, Miami Beach commissioners in January repealed that tourist-dependent city's gun ordinances, which restricted the sale, discharge and possession of firearms. That's because the law passed last year levies fines and even grants the governor the power to remove elected officials who try to get tougher on guns. Any Florida municipality that keep records of gun owners can be fined up to $5 million again thanks to successfully lobbying by the NRA. Given all the negative publicity Florida has gotten of late thanks to the Stand Your Ground controversy maybe Visit Florida, the state's public-private tourism agency, needs to rethink the state's tourism message "Your Florida side is calling." Perhaps something like: "Come Packin' Cuz We Are." Photo courtesy FLORIDA STATE ARCHIVESThis is Carrie Minor Devane's home economics class at Douglas High School in Key West in 1950.The school,for black students,opened in 1870 as Douglas School.William M.Artrell,from the Bahamas,was the first principal.The school served Key West's black population until the end of the 1964-65 school year;the Civil Rights Act was enacted in 1964.Crocs have sanctuaryFederal, state and local officials in their infinite wisdom have obviously adopted a wait-and-see policy regarding American crocodiles in our canals. Since I have not seen any law enforcement shooting or trapping these animals, I decided to call the nuisance alligator number (there isn't one for crocs), and got the good ole'government shuffle "We don't do crocodiles, but there is a man in the unit who does." I was then put on hold and transferred to his line, which, lo and behold, had a message that said he would be out of the office for several weeks. We dug these canals it is not their natural habitat. The government took hundreds of acres for a crocodile sanctuary (the Crocodile Lake National Wildlife Refuge in North Key Largo) and assigned officers to keep me out of their sanctuary. Well, my home, like the rest of us, is my sanctuary so keep the crocs out of my damn front yard. I would like to extend an invitation to Gov. Rick Scott to come on down with his family and enjoy a day on the dock. We are pet friendly. Bill McKay Key LargoKids win with gong show On March 3, Elks Lodge 2139 of Marathon had a gong show. This was a benefit, with money originating from ticket sales going to help Marathon-area children. The food was homemade and paid by the committee. The gong show was a sellout due to the very enthusiastic committee and its volunteer workers. It was this passionate belief to help the local children. The whole of Marathon responded by signing up to participate in acts (what good sports), by selling tickets and with retailers donating generous prizes. All of the cooperation was overwhelming. The gong show sparked more laughs, standing ovations and handclapping than has been seen in this area for a long time. This was reported by all who attended. Joy is not in things, it is in us, and gratitude will be in the memories and hearts of these children. Elaine and Scott Smith Joe Pereria Helen Catchpole MarathonGenerosity evidentWhen Dr. Thomas Operchal and his wife Mary Ellen closed their ophthalmology practice in Marathon recently, they had a dilemma. The office housed the practice's medical equipment, furniture and office supplies. The couple certainly didn't want to throw everything out or store it all somewhere. Instead, they turned to the website for wwwKeysReuse.com which lists the needs of 30 nonprofits in the island chain. As a result, the Operchals made an incredible donation of many needed items to local charitable organizations. The Florida Keys Wild Bird Center received two vanloads of furniture, office and medical supplies and It's Just for Kids Key West came to Marathon to pick up many items on its wish list. According to Wild Bird Center Executive Director Joan Scholz, the group also got a much needed-donation of a surgical light and a great deal more. It's Just for Kids Key West received artwork, posters and other-much needed supplies. KeysReuse.com's motto is "Don't Throw It Away, Give It Away" and the Operchals did just that. The website lists more than 400 different items that nonprofits in the Keys are looking for. It makes it very easy to find who needs what and most of the nonprofits will come and pick up needed items. People with items to donate should log on to www.KeysReuse.com to see what groups need. Michael Welber MarathonKilling debases usKilling other human beings is an unnatural act. It's incongruent with the self-actualizing potential that is harbored within each person. The adrenalin surge accompanying an individual's initial battlefield success is a delusional thrill that heightens a baser animal instinct, which subtly draws the victor into the abysmal depths of darkness. The government's training and indoctrination, highlighting the necessity of taking another's life, soon wears off, exposing the grotesque reality that is concealed behind such rhetoric. I'm not familiar with anyone who has successfully transitioned himself or herself from being a formidable killer back into civilian life without any hitches. Recently, I witnessed a strong, handsome and intelligent member of the armed forces, 25 years of age, melt down on his newly acquired civilian job. Having served five successive tours of combat duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, much of his humanity and soul had been sucked out of him. The emotions he had repressed were raw. The deep pain and suffering that haunted this man were clearly evident. Consoling him, I learned that he had been abruptly discharged from the service because of a psychological disorder. Having been wounded in combat, he experienced a breakdown while undergoing physical therapy. His goal was to be hired on by a civilian contractor who was providing mercenary type of services in a forward combat area. He assured me that the previous success he had killing the enemy of the day would guarantee him a significant salary increase. Aculture and nation that revels in war defiles its civilization. Its evolving violent nature will inevitably erupt and turn upon itself. Slaughtering children and innocent civilians, who are always exponentially murdered in our extended warring escapades, is a special type of genocide. Adumbed-down electorate, debased and corrupted by its own piggishness and self-interest, has gotten, for the most part, the type of government that it deserves. Adecadent corner has been turned in America. We shall either move toward the light or continue to grasp the miserable strands of a life riddled with fear, contempt and selfabsorption. John Donnelly Key LargoPublic gets chance to grill finalistsThe chairman of the Florida Keys Community College board aid upcoming interviews of college presidential candidates would provide the community an opportunity to interact with the three finalists. An 11-person committee charged by the board with helping choose a successor for President Larry Tyree, who's retiring in June, identified three finalists on Wednesday to bring to Key West for interviews. Meeting at the college's Stock Island campus, the panel selected: George Bishop, vice president for academic affairs and learning support at Gulf Coast State College in Panama City. JonathonGueverra, chief executive of the Community College of the District of Columbia in Washington D.C. Allen Witt, president of Hillsborough Community College's SouthShore Campus in Ruskin, south of Tampa. The next step is a 9 a.m. April 27 reception/town-hall meeting in the lobby of the Tennessee Williams Theatre. Board Chairman Ed Scales said the session would consist of a moderator posing questions to the three finalists, then the discussion would open up to faculty, students and interested others. "We want to make sure that all the constituencies feel like they're part of the process," Scales said. "It's a good opportunity to see how people are on their feet, how they can handle questions that they may not be prepared for." Then on April 28, the board will conduct formal 90minute interviews with each candidate, followed by a vote and direction to staff to begin contract negotiations with the one chosen, Scales said. The start date is July 1. Those interviews are scheduled 9 and 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the board room on Stock Island. The college is advertising the presidential position with a salary not to exceed $180,000 annually, including housing, auto and cellphone stipends. Before he voluntarily gave up half his salary in the summer of 2011 to help mitigate a budget shortfall, Tyree earned $216,000 including the perks. Bishop, Gueverra and Witt were culled from a list of nine semifinalists. Those nine were chosen from an initial pool of 43 applicants. On March 30, the nine interviewed with the search committee via Web teleconference. Issues raised among the candidates include growing the college's marine biology and technology programs into a four-year degree program. Three chosen to interview for presidentKEYS COMMUNITY COLLEGE BISHOP GUEVERRA WITTTwo get jail for trap robbingAcommercial lobster diver lost his state fishing licenses and his boat after pleading guilty to felony lobster-trap molesting March 26. Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Luis Garcia also sentenced Frank M. Guerra, 41, of Tavernier to nine months in jail and two years probation. During his probation, Guerra will not be allowed on Monroe County waters. Garcia ordered the defendant to surrender a 21-foot Gulfstream boat, its 150horsepower outboard and dive gear, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission account. Aco-defendant, Homestead resident Alberto Rodriguez, 48, was sentenced to six months in jail and the same on-the-water ban during his two years of probation. FWC officers arrested Guerra and Rodriguez n November 2010 off the Upper Keys oceanside. The men were charged with three counts of felony lobster-trap molesting, since the case involved traps owned by three different people. Guerra's commercial fishing license to dive for lobster one of only about 125 issued in Monroe County was placed on "permanent suspension," the FWC says. Rodriguez and Guerra were arrested one day after an FWC crackdown on trap-robbing snared two other suspects in a similar but separate case.Keynoter StaffIN THE COURTS By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com
If you're thinking about using your credit card to pay your income taxes when they're due on April 17, think again. It could cost you dearly in the long term. For one thing, the socalled convenience fee that you'll pay is way high. Credit card payments to the Internal Revenue Service are processed by third-party providers. These companies charge a processing fee, which is as low as 1.89 percent and as high as 3.93 percent. That may not sound like much, but when added to your credit-card balance, it can be significant. "If your tax bill is $8,000, a processing fee of 2.35 percent will cost $188, which is rolled into your credit-card's balance," said Bill Hardekopf, chief executive of LowCards.com, a credit card information website. "If you don't pay off your card's balance in its entirety at the end of the month, you will begin to incur interest rate charges on the $8,188 balance, which, depending on the account's annual percentage rate, can be an extremely costly way to pay your taxes." Even if you do pay off the balance at the end of the month, Hardekopf said the card must pay cash-back rewards or miles that are greater than the processing fee for this payment method to make sense. One credit counselor takes a harder line. "The convenience fee outweighs any benefit provided by cash-back or miles on a loyalty program," said Todd Mark, vice president of education at Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Dallas. "You're always going to be paying more via the credit card because of the fees." One alternative to charging your taxes on a credit card is to make monthly payments to the IRS. "Before charging your taxes on a credit card, check into installment options from the IRS, especially if your credit card has a high APR," Hardekopf said. "The IRS will charge interest, but it may be less than what you would pay with your credit card." You should know, however, that the government will subtract any taxes you owe from future refunds until you're paid in full. Also, you should make your monthly payments as large as possible to limit interest and penalty charges. Those charges will continue until your tax bill is paid off. For more information on installment payments, go to the IRS'website. Of all the creditors in your life, Uncle Sam is the one you want to pay off the soonest. You don't want the federal government on your back for money you owe. One way to avoid that is to anticipate whether you will owe taxes. "If you know that you're going to be owing taxes, this is like another periodic obligation, a bill that you should be preparing for during the course of the year," Mark said. "Figure what your bill is going to be and start putting one-twelfth of that into an account each month so you've got the resources to pay in full. Nobody should be surprised on April 15." Another option is to increase the amount withheld from your paycheck so you don't end up owing taxes. Using your credit card to pay taxes may be convenient, but it could bring you trouble down the road if you pile that debt on top of debt you already have. "If you're paying 20 or 30 percent on a credit card, that's financially detrimental to your long-term health," Mark said. "There's no sense in adding on top of the [tax] bill by financing it." Seriously, do you really want to spend the rest of this year paying off last year's taxes? 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MARKETPLACE Recent Real Estate SalesSALES vs. LAST YEAR: 86 percent Based on information from the Florida Keys Board of REALTORS, Inc. (alternatively, from the Florida Keys MLS, Inc.) for the period March 25, 2012 March 31, 2012.Key PricePriceDays Listing Office, Selling office, AddressListedSoldlistedListing agentSelling agent Big Pine Key 31072 Avenue F$114,900$116,000156Dolberry Rlty. & Mgmt./Deirdre PraughtSellstate Island Properties/Maya ThomasCoral Key 62900 Overseas Hwy.$212,000$212,00070Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Samuel WilliamsColdwell Banker Schmitt/Samuel WilliamsCudjoe Key 701 Spanish Main Dr.$124,500$102,50047Dolberry Rlty. & Mgmt./Cindi DolberryDolberry Rlty.& Mgmt./Cindi DolberryDuck Key 122 Bahama Dr.$100,000$85,00057Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Robin KluckAmerican Caribbean/Vanessa J. Chamizo 138 Indies Dr.$650,000$650,0001Marathon Key Real Estate/Connie TuckerAmerican Caribbean R.E./Lynn LucasGeiger Key 270 Mars Ln.$107,250$107,250194Century 21 Schwartz Rlty./Jimmy LaneS outhernmost Realty/Elizabeth BirminghamKey Largo 843 Largo Rd.$249,900$250,000315Default Realty Services/Bennett & KashetaShoreline Properties/Sue Mooney 93911 Overseas Hwy.$349,500$275,000520Bayview Properties/Tom McDermottBayview Properties/Tom McDermott 533 Plante St.$329,000$290,000969Tropical Springs Rlty/Wasmund & IvesTTropical Springs Rlty/Wasmund & Ives 325 Calusa St.$299,000$235,000267Keys Country Rlty & Dev./Carol Betts KellerKeys Country Rlty. & Dev./Carol Betts Keller 96000 Overseas Hwy.$699,000$605,000136Buttonwood Realty/Antonio HernandezButtonwood Rlty./Antonio Hernandez 110 Hibiscus Dr.$119,500$119,500136RE/MAX Keys Properties/Tammy PattenTropical Springs Rlty. of Florida/Sherry Fell 104500 Overseas Hwy.$399,000$381,450215Island Equity Real Estate/Pedro RiveiroColdwell Banker Schmitt/Jamie Engel 96000 Overseas Hwy.$399,000$315,000153Buttonwood Realty/Antonio HernandezButtonwood Realty/Antonio Hernandez 325 Calusa St.$65,000$50,000140Century 21 Schwartz Rlty./Martha NovalCentury 21 Schwartz Rlty./Martha Noval 96000 Overseas Hwy.$330,500$315,000140Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Sally StriblingButtonwood Realty/Antonio Hernandez 97501 Overseas Hwy.$299,000$275,000137Marr Properties/Terry CantoCentury 21 Schwartz Rlty./Wiebke Westedt 40 Lauderdale Dr.$349,900$350,000126Realty Plus/Alfedo PerezIsland Equity R.E./Terri Bodker 320 Windley Rd.$109,900$125,10048Century 21 Schwartz/Robert ValenzuelaCentury 21 Schwartz/Sal Livoti, Misty Pace 325 Calusa St.$39,900$33,00032Keys Country Rlty & Dev./Carol Betts KellerKeys Country Rlty. & Dev./Carol Betts KellerKey West 1206 Margaret St.$749,800$710,00059Key West Real Estate Sales/Elaine Chinnis Marquis Properties Rlty./Rudy Molinet 67 Seaside North Ct.$405,000$405,000492Engel & Voelkers Fla Keys/ Cardenas Compass Realty/Michele Grahl 72 Seaside North Ct.$405,000$405,000492Engel & Voelkers Florida Keys/Cardenas RE/MAX Southernmost/James Hogan 204 Southard St.$795,000$742,000312Compass Realty/Megan Behmke Compass Realty/Megan Behmke 905 White St.$272,025$272,025238Realty Executives Florida Keys/Stacy Stahl At Home in Key West/Sharon Czerwinski 516 Amelia St.$995,000$925,000155Truman & Co. / Roger EmmonsColdwell Banker Schmitt/ Curtis Skomp 620 Thomas St.$539,000$493,000147Compass Realty/Megan Behmke Compass Realty/Megan Behmke 283 Golf Club Dr.$529,000$529,000112Compass Realty Branch/Robin Mitchell Preferred Prop. Cri/Mcchesney & Schmida 253 Southard St.$625,000$600,000106Compass Realty/Megan Behmke Century 21 Keysearch/Kieran Mahoney 2601 Roosevelt Blvd.$375,000$350,00087Coldwell Banker Schmitt /Victor MusmannoICAMCO Real Estate/William Robbins 2420 Patterson Ave.$375,000$360,00077Keys Commercial R.E./Gary Smith Keys Commercial R.E./Gary Smith 2420 Patterson Ave.$375,000$360,00053Keys Commercial R.E./Gary Smith Keys Commercial R.E./Gary Smith Little Torch Key 393 Barry Ave.$597,000$550,000133Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Patti NicklessColdwell Banker Schmitt/Moe Smyth 519 Powell Ave.$119,000$109,00070Int ernet Realty Fla Keys/Gr egory MaclarenCentury 21 Schwartz Rlty./Sandra TuttleLower Matecumbe Key 56 Plaza Granada$849,000$785,000220The Sheridan Network.Com/Cliff GlansenOc ean Sotheby's Internl/Kim Bagnell ThalerMarathon 1882 109th St., gulf$1,200,000$1,125,000210American Caribbean R.E./Brenda TorrellaRE/MAX Keys Properties/Judy Rossignol 1121 Sombrero Blvd.$1,190,000$1,140,000302American Caribbean R.E./Ginger Henderson American Caribbean R.E./Bill Paulson 707 Sombrero Beach Rd. $1,100,000$975,000268Exit Realty Florida Keys/Clara MayetteIsland Breeze Realty/David Grego 318 Stirrup Key Blvd.$750,000$700,000181Coldwell Banker Schmitt/ CarricaburuMarathon Vacation.com/Clayton Eastlack 0 Treasure Rd.$99,000$90,000167American Caribbean R.E./Lynn LucasColdwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo 11600 1st Ave.$595,000$530,000151Island Breeze Rlty./David GregoColdwell Banker Schmitt R.E. Co./Amy Puto 2950 Yellowtail Dr.$760,000$730,00097Exit Realty Fla Keys/Lindsay Rabito-LeonardMarathon Vacation.com/Clayton Eastlack 74 Tranquility Way$450,000$385,00055American Caribbean R.E./Stacie KidwellAmerican Caribbean R.E./Lynn LucasPlantation Key 133 Venetian Way$400,000$380,000437 Moorings Rlty/Sabrina Wampler, Sarah EwaldCentury 21 Schwartz Rlty./W iebke WestedtRamrod Key 630 Bay Shore Dr.$999,000$950,000405Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Dave WileyColdwell Banker Schmitt/Samuel WilliamsSaddlebunch Key 37 Bay Dr.$379,000$332,500388Island Group Rlty./Margarita Villoch Island Group Rlty./Margarita VillochSugarloaf Key 17170 Amberjack Ln.$395,000$340,000133Century 21 Schwartz Rlty./Kieran MahoneySellstate Island Properties/Maya ThomasSummerland Key 1081 Caribbean Dr.$349,000$305,00053Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Donna PezziColdwell Banker Schmitt/Donna Pezzi Think twice about credit-card IRS paymentFees could do damage to your balanceMcClatchy-TribuneYOUR TAXES BusinessBUSINESS BRIEFSKey West chamber social is TuesdayThe Key West Chamber of Commerce's next Business After Hours social is set for the Key West Golf Club, 6450 E. College Road, Stock Island, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $10, which includes beer, wine, soda and hors d'oeuvres.Managing stress is HR group topicRebecca Ashley Hoyt and Linda Fife are the featured speakers at the Wednesday luncheon of the Florida Keys Society of Human Resource Managers in Key West. Their topic is "Managing Stress in the Workplace through a Whole Body Approach to Wellness." Hoyt has lived in Key West for years. She has been practicing alternative medicine, including Chinese medicine and acupuncture, for more than 25 years. She has a bachelor's degree from the University of Missouri and an advanced acupuncture degree from the College of Traditional Acupuncture. Fife graduated from the North Eastern Institute of Whole Health in Manchester, N.H., where she was an instructor in advanced reflexology and neuromuscular technique. She has taught eastern medicine and massage therapy for more than 20 years. The luncheon runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Comfort Inn, 3820 N. Roosevelt Blvd. Cost is $25.00 for non-members. To find out more, go to www.keyshr.net .State offers free marketing consultingThe office of the Florida Small Business Development Center at Florida Keys Community College has received a grant to provide no-cost marketing consulting to Monroe County businesses. The so-called growth acceleration services are designed to provide professional business consulting to emerging and growth businesses throughout Florida. All industries are welcome to apply and all communications remain confidential. To order to qualify, a business must meet certain size standards with regard to annual revenue, number of employees and length of time in business. For more information on qualifications and how to apply, send an e-mail to sbdc-keywest@florida sbdc.org.
KeysNet.com Keynoter 8A Saturday,April 7,2012 St. Columba Episcopal ChurchOpen Doors, Open Hearts & Open Minds Holy Week Services at St. ColumbaThe Great Vigil of Easter in our GardenHoly Saturday 8:00 p.m.Easter SundayHoly Eucharist 9:00 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt Follows The Service St. Columba Episcopal Church 451 West 52nd St., Marathon 305-743-6412 www.stcolumbamarathon.org Calling all Orthodox Christians! Greeks, Russians, Romanians, Americans, Serbians, etcCome and CelebrateHoly Week andPaschaApril11-15 at 721 West Indies, Ramrod Key (MM 27.5, West Indies across from Boondocks)Wednesday, April 11 7:00 pm Holy Unction Thursday, April12 10:00 am Liturgy of the Last Supper 4:00 pm Matins of Holy Friday with the 12 Gospels Friday, April13 2:00 pm Vespers of Holy Friday with the Lamentations Saturday, April 14 10:00 am Liturgy of Holy Saturday 11:00 pm Paschal Divine Liturgy, followed by Blessing of Baskets and a celebratory meal!Rides available for most services! Service in English!St. Andrew Mission Church (OCA)For more information, Call Bob or Katya at 305-872-1453 Marathon Church Of God800 74th Street,OceanSunday Worship & Children's Church 10:45AM Sunday Evening Worship 6:00PMWednesday Night Bible Study 6:30PMA Pentecostal Ministry with a Prophetic Voice" For God so loved the world..." and so do we! MARTIN LUTHER CHAPEL325 122ndStreet, Gulf 289-0700Easter Breakfast 8:00 a.m.Easter Sunday Services9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Kirk of the KeysOverseas Highway at 89th Street Marathon MM 51.5 743-4256Staffed Childrens Sunday School & NurserySunday Services 9 a.m. Contemporary11 a.m. Traditionalwww.kirkofthekeys.com San Pablo Catholic Church550 122nd St. Ocean Marathon MM 53.5 (305) 289-0636HOL Y SA TURD A Y April 7th No Morning Mass Easter Bunny Arrives 10 amEaster Egg Hunt 10:30 am SHARPBLESSINGOF EASTERBASKETS&FOOD 2:30 pmConfessions followNo 4:00 pm or 5:30 pm MassesSOLEMN EASTER VIGIL MASS 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm(includes Blessing of new Fire and Water and the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass)EASTER SUND A Y April 8th Masses at 6:30 am,8:00 am, 9:30 am and 11:00 am Scott receives state budgetAs he prepares to consider the state budget for the second time around, Gov. Rick Scott faces the same issue that caused a round of headlines in his first turn as the final vote on funding: Member projects sprinkled throughout the spending plan. Friday, lawmakers sent Scott their $70 billion budget for the coming fiscal year and he has until April 21 to sign it. The governor will make his decision on which items live or die after a year in which he whacked a record $615 million from the plan with his veto pen (critics at the time pointed out that the number was significantly inflated by slicing more than $300 million in authorized spending for Florida Forever, much of which was never expected to materialize). That move appears to have gotten the attention of lawmakers who are more active in trying to make sure he hears the case for their projects this year, Scott said. "I know more people, which is a positive," he said. "I'm getting a lot more phone calls this year, too." But Scott has said his criteria remain largely the same as what he outlined last year a focus on what will benefit those who will foot the bill. "My responsibility is to the taxpayers of the state," he said. "If it's a good return on the taxpayers'money, I'm interested in it. If it's not, I'm not." Among his choices: Whether to OK $50 million for Monroe County sewer construction. Keys officials pitched it to Scott saying the construction would create jobs. Some of the projects he will face are the same as last year. Once again, a rowing center in Sarasota County would receive millions if Scott left it untouched. The project sat at $1 million for much of the budget process this year, then moved to $5 million in the final version. Lawmakers also tucked into the plan $445,000 for the Mound House in Lee County. The website for the Fort Myers Beach attraction bills it as "Estero Island's oldest standing structure" and notes that it "sits on an ancient Calusa Indian mound." House budget-writers found room for $1 million for the Central Florida Sports Commission to help with the Major League Soccer Combine and spring training. Another $500,000 flowed to the Florida Aquarium in Hillsborough County. LaBelle, in Hendry County, received $350,000 for a wharf projectGovernor has until April 21 to approve itBy BRANDON LARRABEENews Service of FloridaSTATE GOVERNMENTKeys updating oil-spill responseAweek before the second anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon explosion, Florida Keys emergency planners gather to confront a second oil spill.Fortunately, the April 12 spill this coming Thursday is theoretical. The response will be confined to a tabletop preparation exercise in Key West that tests an updated contingency plan. "Our team of local planners and stakeholders have worked very hard this past year to update our area contingency plan to include local and regional lessons learned after the Deepwater Horizon disaster," said Capt. Pat DeQuattro, commander of U.S. Coast Guard Sector Key West. "I'm eager for this exercise to test our new plans and to include additional feedback from our local partner agencies," said DeQuattro, designated as the federal government's onscene coordinator for a major spill near the Keys. During the planning exercise, responders will outline plans to deal with an imagined oil leak from a deepwater drilling platform in the Florida Straits. Repsol, a Spanish oil company, now is using the Scarabeo 9 drilling platform to search for oil reserves in offshore of Cuba in waters about 70 miles from Key West. Given the Keys' near-miss in the BPDeepwater Horizon spill in the spring of 2010, the prospect of drilling for oil in waters that pull the Gulf Stream current past South Florida creates uncertainty among oceanic advocates. The BPDeepwater Horizon spill spewed nearly 5 million barrels of oil more than 200 million gallons into the northern Gulf of Mexico after the oil rig exploded, burned and sank on April 20, 2010. Eleven men on it died. Oil flowed from the sea floor about a mile down for nearly three months until the spill was capped July 15. Although some government forecasts predicted the massive spill was likely to reach the Keys, favorable oceanic currents apparently kept any Deepwater Horizon oil from reaching Florida Keys waters. However, concern about oceanic pollution devastated the Keys tourism in the 2010 summer months. During the 2010 spill, officials discovered that Keys response plans and equipment were outdated or inadequate to handle a largescale spill. Thursday drill comes 2 years after disasterENVIRONMENTCity OKs Glynn Archer transferAfter more than two years of debate, the Key West City Commission on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve an acquisition contract for Glynn Archer Elementary School, beginning a 180-day due-diligence period that could result in conversion of the building into a new city hall. In exchange for the school, the owner, the Monroe County School District, would receive space on a city-owned Stock Island parcel adjacent to Gerald Adams Elementary School for bus parking. Mayor Craig Cates, who has pushed for Glynn Archer as a new city hall instead of a rebuild of the crumbling City Hall at 525 Angela St., called the vote a "first step." "To move forward with this at this time is just signing a contract," Cates said, "while we do our due diligence and work out all the details and concerns the commission has." "At the end of the 180 days is when we'll make the decision whether to move forward with it. I can't see holding this up and trying to work out every detail before we approve this conveyance." City Attorney Shawn Smith said a final vote would be taken before the city takes possession of Glynn Archer. During the due-diligence period, he told commissioners, "You will determine whether it's suitable on your sole and absolute discretion. It will in fact come back before you for a yes or a no vote." The approximately 300 Glynn Archer students are set to move into a new school on the Horace O'Bryant Middle School campus on Leon Street, set for completion in summer 2013. That's also the earliest the city would have access to Glynn Archer for renovations. Also Tuesday, outgoing City Manager Jim Scholl, whose five-year tenure ends on July 1, said that during the transition to a new manger, staff "have got to continue moving forward." "This is not the time to get sloppy or be unsafe in anything we do. We need to continue to do things with the right level of effort and move along at a deliberate pace to accomplish everything eventually." He said it's important to keep a close eye on major projects under way, including development of the 33acre Truman Waterfront into a public park and an 880day rebuild of North Roosevelt Boulevard that's set to start April 16.Now work starts on city seeing the specificsBySEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY WEST By KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.com
Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,APRIL 7,2012 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 7B With beaches,we rank TripAdvisor followers have ranked the best beaches in the U.S.,and we're No.10.Story, 3B Tarpon on the move New DNA research better shows how tarpon travel from Southwest Florida to the Florida Keys.Story, 3B B Sports & Outdoors CommunityLifestyle Arts & Entertainment PREP BASEBALLKeynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOWMarathon runner Yoniel Esquirol (10) goes into a slide at third base while Coral Shores infielder Jonathan Mitjans leaps to pull down a high throw.Esquirol was safe on the play,but Mitjans drove in three scores as the Canes won,8-1.Canes make it two against MarathonAFlorida Keys baseball rivalry will add a third chapter for the 2012 edition.Coral Shores and Marathon high schools meet in the first round of the South Florida Baseball Conference Tournament, being played April 16 and 17 at Miami Country Day.The Hurricanes own a 2-0 edge in this spring's series after they rallied from a 1-1 tie in the bottom of the sixth inning Tuesday to beat the Dolphins, 8-1, in Islamorada.Marathon scored first in the contest, and the game was a low-scoring deadlock through five innings, with solo scores by Marathon in the first and Coral Shores in the fourth. "It was a hard-fought game with both starting pitchers doing a heck of a job," Cane head coach Pat Meyers said. "Marathon is always a big game, and it's always nice to get an incounty win." Cane pitcher Brandon Joyce tossed a three-hitter and fanned a dozen Dolphins under the lights at Founders Park. Dolphin starter Drew Thornbrugh allowed five scattered hits through the first five innings but kept the Canes off the scoreboard. Then Coral Shores (12-71) erased the prospect of extra innings, starting when outfielder Kalen Carter doubled to open the bottom of the sixth. "Kalen's double really sparked the team," Meyers said. "There was a guy in second with no outs. Everything came together." After two walks loaded the bases, Cane third baseman Jonathan Mitjans tagged a two-run single. Catcher David Bogue, who was solid behind the plate, added a single. Achange of Marathon pitchers resulted in two straight hit batters and a run scored off a wild pitch. Coral Shores brought seven runs across the plate. Marathon's Yoniel Esquirol (2-for-3) put the Dolphins (14-9) up in the first, slapping a triple and scoring on a wild pitch.Marathon's 1-0 edge lasted until the fourth when Carter cracked a one-out single and later scored on a single by Mitjans (2-for-3, 3 RBI). Carter was 2-for-4 with two runs scored. Juan Casanova and Bogue each had two hits. Josh Sands singled in the first as part of Coral Shores'nine-hit offense.It was the second close game for Coral Shores in two days. On Monday, the Canes rallied for two runs in the first extra inning to salvage a 3-2 victory over visiting Immokalee. The Canes held a 2-0 lead heading into the top of the seventh when the Indians scored twice to make it a 2-2 game. The Canes went scoreless in the bottom of the stanza and fell behind, 32, when Immokalee scoredNow,rivals to face off in tourneyBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer firstname.lastname@example.orgQuad no-hits the DolphinsKey West High School senior Rachel Quad made the most of her final regularseason start as a Conch softball player Thursday. Quad pitched a no-hitter against Keys rival Marathon High and was just one walk to Samantha Bonilla shy of a perfect game, as her Conchs beat the Dolphins 10-0 in six innings."One batter away from a perfect game. I told her last night I had goose bumps," coach Steve Wells said. "It was a great way for her to finish up. She's a great kid and done very well this year."Key West scored two runs with two outs in the second inning to break a scoreless tie. Britney Price singled, stole second base and scored on a double by Lindsey Free. Raquel Schoneck singled to score Free and make it 2-0. The Conchs added another three runs in the fourth. Adriana Garcia walked and Price doubled to put runners at second and third base. Free hit a sacrifice fly to score Garcia, Raquel Schoneck singled to score Price and later scored on a wild pitch to make it 5-0. The Conchs put the game out of reach with four more runs in the fifth inning. Devin Osterhoudt and Leci Archer singled and Brooke Marsden walked to load the bases. Adriana Garcia singled to score two runs, Raquel Schoneck doubled in a run, and another scored on a wild pitch to make it 9-0. Key West added another run in the sixth to earn the mercy-rule win.Raquel Schoneck led the Conchs at the plate, going 4for-4 with a double and three singles. Osterhoudt, Price and Leci Archer all had two hits.Conch senior walks one in 10-0 victoryBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comPREP SOFTBALLKeynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYKey West senior Rachel Quad delivers a pitch during her no-hitter Thursday at rival Marathon High.Quad was just one walk shy of a perfect game,as the Conchs beat the Dolphins 10-0 in six innings. Lady Canes seeded No. 1A13-10 road victory Wednesday at District 25 rival Palmer Trinity gives the Coral Shores High lacrosse Lady Hurricanes the top seed in the upcoming district tournament, to be played in Tavernier.The Lady Canes finished the regular-season tour through the four-team district with a perfect 6-0 mark.Coral Shores will draw Killian (1-8) in the 5 p.m. April 18 tournament semifinal at George M. Barley Jr. Stadium. The district championship is April 20 at Coral Shores.Wednesday, the Canes (83 overall) held off the Lady Falcons (4-6) with a defensive outing that included 14 saves by goalkeeper Elizabeth Roa and seven forced turnovers from lead field defender Cami Lopez. Coral Shores scoring leader Julia Lozano scored six goals against Palmer, raising her season total to 62. Senior attacker Jenn Doyle tossed five shots in the Palmer net, and Raisa Santiesteban scored twice. All three attackers eachTournament starts April 18 in TavernierCORAL SHORES LACROSSEBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.com HECK OF A LANDINGIt's been the talk of the Keys all week this 683.8-pound swordfish caught about 30 miles south of Marathon Tuesday afternoon.Fishing on the 61-foot Mystique'owned by Katherine MacMillan,Marathon Capt.Billy Rabito Jr.presided over the catch.The fish bit a whole 5-pound bonitohooked to 80-pound braid,spooled on an electric Shimano Tiagra reel.Mike Driskell,the boat's mate who lives on Little Torch Key,manned the reel.It would be a state record if an electric reel weren't used.Here,it's weighed at the Key Colony Beach Marina. Softball Conchs No. 2 tourney seedTwo days before its 10-0 victory Thursday night at Marathon, the Key West High softball team gave highly regarded Gulliver Prep all it could handle before losing, 4-2, in Miami. The top seed in the upcoming District 16-4A tournament was at stake, so the Conchs, who were 2-1 in district games, left the mainland knowing they will be the second seed in the four-team tourney. They will play thirdseed St. Brendan at 4:30 p.m. April 17 on Gulliver's field. Gulliver will play fourthseed Coral Shores. In Tuesday's game, Conch senior pitcher Rachel Quad pitched a four-hitter, striking out four and walking four.The Conchs took a 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning, the runs scoring on a bunt by Kendall Galvan and aThey drop 4-2 decision to GulliverBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorKEY WEST SOFTBALL See Conchs,2BSee Softball,2BSee Hurricanes,2BSee Baseball,2B
The Marathon High School tennis season came to a close Tuesday as the boys and girls teams failed to advance past the District 161Atournament in Miami.There were no upsets. The kids beat the ones they should have beat and got beat by the kids that should have beat them. We knew this was a rebuilding year for us and the kids are better since the beginning of the year, coach Chris Bull said.Outside of graduating senior Marina Kay Wiatt, the Dolphin girls return their entire team for at least the next four years. The boys team graduates Stevie Nelson and returns all other players for at least another two years.Alot of them are motivated to play in the off-season and theyll grow a year. The team will get better year after year at this point, Bull said. At the district tournament at Continental Park, No. 1 Vincenzo Massaro and No. 3 Emilio Alvear won the Dolphinsonly matches on either side.Massaro beat Westminster Christian Schools Will Tuttle 6-4, 7-6 (7-4), before losing to perennial power Ransom Everglades Schools Jeff Mackenzie (0-6, 0-6).Alvear defeated another Warrior, Hunter Sessions, 64, 6-2, before losing to a Ransom opponent (1-6, 1-6). No. 3 Jamine Guo lost in the first round (0-6, 0-6) to a Ransom player, while No. 4 Jake Coldren (6-7 (7-0), 2-6) and Nelson (0-6, 1-6) each lost to International Studies players. The boys lost each first-round doubles match, as well. No. 2 singles player Jackie Clairmont made the Dolphinsbest showing on the girls side, falling just short of a comeback against Archimedean Academy player Maria Lauda. Clairmont shook off a 1-6 first-set loss to earn a 7-5 win in the second set. She came up short in the tiebreaker played instead of a third set and lost 7-10. No. 1 Wiatt lost her final prep match to Westminsters Sasha Lybinova, 1-6, 1-6, while No. 3 Savannah Schuhmacher lost 3-6, 3-6. No. 4 Regan Durkin (2-6, 26) and No. 5 Kelsey Melton (1-6, 2-6) lost their firstround matches as well. Marathon lost No. 1 doubles 6-7 (4-7), 4-6, and No. 2 doubles 1-6, 6-7 (3-7). KeysNet.com Keynoter 2B Saturday,April 7,2012 499 Avenida Primaceria Marathon 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050We LISTED & SOLD this 3BR/2BAhome in Marathon! Looking to Invest in yourOwn Piece of Paradise? Call Us Today! Proud supporter of the Coldwell Banker Schmitt Charitable FoundationBarbara Direct (305) 731-3212 Rusty Direct (305) 481-6889Barbara & Rusty Stevens REALTORS 29967 Overseas Hwy. Bi g Pine Key, FL33043 Patti Nickless, CRS, SFRBrokerAssociate(305) 304-6949Patti@BestKeysAgent.comScan to View Visual Tours Patti SOLD another listing! Congratulations to the happy Seller and Buyers! 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Failing FrenchSolution in the April 11 Keynoter Crossword solutionSolution to the April 4 puzzle.single by Devin Osterhoudt.Gulliver came back with two runs in its half of the inning, then added two in the third.Key West had five hits, three by Osterhoudt, but made four errors, including dropped balls in foul territory.Twice we had the bases loaded but couldnt score, said assistant coach Bubba Osterhoudt. The close loss could give the Conchs confidence in a possible rematch with Gulliver for the district-tournament title. The winner of that game would have a home quarterfinal game in the state playoffs. The loser would open the playoffs on the road. I think we took them by surprise, Osterhoudt said. You look at our record and its not so good, but we havent played soft teams.The defeat left the Conchs at 8-13, but with Thursdays victory over Marathon, theyll enter the tourney at 9-13.Loss is closeFrom Conchs,1B delivered an assist. Coral Shores prepares for its first Florida High School Athletic Association district tournament with two road games this week against non-district foes, Tuesday at St. Andrews and Thursday at Cardinal Gibbons. The Lady Canes moved into FHSAAplay this spring after winning two straight club-league district titles. All 127 teams playing FHSAAgirls soccer compete in a single class. Coral Shores is ranked No. 32 statewide by LaxPower.com. The Hurricane boys (112) also have earned the No. 1 seed in the five-team District 30 tournament, opening April 17 at Killian High School in Miami.The Canes are ranked No. 17 of 70 South Florida boys lacrosse teams, according toLaxPower.com.1st tournamentFrom Hurricanes,1B once in the top of the eighth. Sands tripled with one out in the bottom of the eighth, and Carter kept it going with a walk. Mitjans delivered a two-out single to score Sands and tie the game.David Munoz drew a walk to load the bases. Bogue literally took one for the team, getting the winning RBI when he was hit by a pitch. Joyce went 3-for-4 in the Canes10-hit offense. Mitjans was 2-for-3 with an RBI single in the fourth. Jordan Izaguirre got the mound decision in late relief. Juan Casanova was the starter. Results from a game earlier this week against Ransom Everglades were pending at press time. Coral Shores has won the regular-season title in the South Florida Baseball Conference and will be the top seed at the tournament. Marathon holds the fourth seed.Coral Shores faces two District 16-4Afoes this week, Wednesday at Gulliver Prep and a big home game at 7 p.m. April 13 against Key West High School.Finds end 14-10Defensive miscues cost the Dolphins a home Thursday contest against conference opponent Miami Country Day. Senior Joey Gonzalez started and pitched 5.2 innings. Coach Luis Leal said he gave up seven hits, but six fielding errors led to seven Spartan runs. Junior Yoniel Esquirol led the Dolphins at the plate, going 2-for-3 with a double, a run scored and a stolen base. Marathon ended its regular season with a 14-10 record.Coral Shores wins conferenceFrom Baseball,1BThe Conchs finished their regular season with a 9-13 record, but Wells said the win against Marathon will be a nice confidence booster heading into District 16-4A tournament play.Its a good rivalry; were competitive, he said. With seven seniors on the team, it was a good sendoff for them. Thats always a big win for everyone. The Conchs are the No. 2 seed in the tournament and are scheduled to face off against St. Brendan on April 17 at Gulliver Prep. The starting time is yet to be determined.Marathon (11-10) is scheduled to visit Ransom Everglades School Wednesday at 4 p.m. in its next to last regular-season game.Dolphins travelFrom Softball,1B Dolphi n n ette rs do n e fo rs ea s o nBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON TENNIS Web extraThe Key West High tennis team doent make it out of its tournaments,but the Lady Hurricanes hope to send three players to the regional.Read the stories at www.KeysNet.com/sports
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Call Laura at 743-5551 College marks Library Week with eventsFlorida Keys Community College celebrates National Library Week, which starts Sunday, with a series of literary, artistic, fundraising and outreach through April. Staff at the college library on Stock Island will promote library resources and services in front of the WinnDixie on Big Pine on Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon and at the Tropic Cinema, 416 Eaton St., Key West on April 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. They will issue library cards and provide information about credit and non-credit programs at the college. From Monday through April 13, a silent auction will be set up in the library to support educational and cultural programming. Items up for bid include artwork, jewelry, books and gift certificates. Winners will be contacted after 1 p.m. April 13. From Monday through April 14, the library will host a book and DVD drive to build the collection as well as to supply materials to Books for Africa, a nonprofit organization that collects and ships books to boost literacy and education in Africa. Used books and DVDs in good condition can be dropped off at the Stock Island library, the colleges Middle Keys Center at Marathon High School and the Upper Keys Center at Coral Shores High in Tavernier. Also during the week, the library will grant amnesty for overdue materials, meaning no fines if theyre returned.Book,DVD drive and auction on the scheduleKEYS COMMUNITY COLLEGE LIVING BRIEFSWildlife official speaks to AudubonPeggy Coontz, animal care director at the Key West Wildlife Center, speaks to the Florida Keys Audubon membership at 6:30 p.m. April 11 at the at the Key West Garden Club in the West Martello Tower on Atlantic Boulevard. Coontz will introduce the centers staff and discuss its future. The center rehabilitates ill, injured and orphaned wild birds, relocates nuisance chickens out of the Keys and offers a permanent home to a small number of unreleasable animals. Coontz will the present specific cases of the rescue, rehabilitation and release of local wildlife.Poetry readings set for MarathonApril is National Poetry Month, and the Marathon library has what its calls Poetry at Sunset at 6:30 p.m. April 11. Just show up and you can read your original poems, your favorite poem or just listen to others. The library is at mile marker 48.5 oceanside. Following are the most recent Keycard Duplicate Bridge Club scores from the Marathon club: March Club Championship 29: First, Pat Krout and Dick Light; second, Sloan Bashinsky and Al Morgan; third, Susan Sachs and Jean Tout; fourth, Junellen Lott and Alice Vanarsdall; fifth, Judy Lambert and Corky Trimbur; sixth, Nancy Fritz and Jane Gilbert. March 22: North/South: First, Susan Sachs and Jean Tout; second, Christine Royse and Corky Trimbur; third, Marvene Blackmore and Elaine Kendrick; fourth, Pat Krout and Dick Light. East/West: First, Charlotte Thompson and Bob Rehbockl second, Myrna Butler and Russ Pomeroy; third, Sloan Bashinsky and Al Morgan; fourth, Margaret Tremblay and Robert Frentzel. March 15: North/South: First, Kathy Mullen and Jackie Snow; second, Sloan Bashinsky and Al Morgan; third, Fran and Lauren Spinelli; fourth, Iantha McMahon and Jean Johnson; fifth, Myrna Butler and Russ Pomeroy; sixth, Pat Krout and Dick Light; third, Junellen Lott and Alice Vanarsdall; fourth, Barbara Strawberry and Bob Barclay.BRIDGE SCORESResearchers gain insight into tarpon movementSeven years into the Tarpon Genetic Recapture Study, biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and Mote Marine Laboratory are gaining new insights into tarpon movement and seasonal habitat preferences, the FWC says. With the help of participating anglers, researchers have confirmed that some tarpon move long distances and others stay close to home. Biologists have also found evidence of a connection between tarpon habitats in Southwest Florida and the Florida Keys. Anglers took DNAfrom two tarpon in Charlotte Harbor in August 2010. Both fish were caught the following spring in the Keys more than 150 miles away. The tarpon were initially sampled inshore at the end of a spawning season, in close proximity to offshore areas in the Gulf where spawning is presumed to occur. Sampling of another tarpon showed the fish can travel a similar distance in a shorter time. That tarpon was caught near Islamorada in July 2011, about a month after an angler reeled it in during peak spawning season near Sarasota. Researchers can track these tarpon thanks to volunteer anglers who submit the DNAsamples to the FWC. When an angler catches and samples a tarpon that was previously sampled, its called a recapture. Through recaptures, biologists can compare catch times and locations to determine movement. In the study, the farthest distance recorded between an initial catch and a recapture is about 280 miles. That tarpon was reeled in near Apalachicola in July 2007 before it was recaptured near Captiva in May 2009. Anglers have submitted more than 13,000 tarpon DNAsamples to the FWC, including more than 4,000 in 2011. Among the samples, researchers have documented about 100 recaptured tarpon. Anglers who want to help with the study can obtain a free, easy-to-use tarpon DNAsampling kit by send an e-mail to TarponGenetics@MyFWC.c om or by calling (800) 3674461. Avideo provides a step-by-step look at how an angler takes tarpon DNAfor the study. it can be viewed at www.YouTube.com/user/ MyFWCsocial.DNAsampling shows S.W. Fla., Keys share fishRESEARCH Photo courtesy MIAMI HERALDPaul Hunt of Homestead releases a tarpon while not losing his sunglasses during the May 2010 La Siesta Redbone at Large Celebrity Sunrise/Sunset Tarpon Tournament in Islamorada.Travelers love Key West beachesSo which beaches are the best in the U.S.? The travel website TripAdvisor has announced its 2012 TravelersChoice Beach Destination awards and Key Wests beaches came in at No. 10. The others? 1. St. Pete Beach. 2.Miami/Miami Beach. 3. Myrtle Beach, S.C. 4. Virginia Beach. 5. Honolulu. 6. Daytona Beach. 7. Fort Lauderdale. 8. Lahaina, Hawaii. 9. San Diego. Back in 1992, the man known as Dr. Beach ranked Bahia Honda State Parks beach as the best in the U.S. The park is at mile marker 36.8 of U.S. 1. Dr. Beach is Stephen Leatherman, director of the Laboratory for Coastal Research at Florida International University. Hes written or edited 16 books, and co-produced and was the on-screen host of the 1992 film Vanishing Lands. He uses 50 specific criteria for his annual rankings, including such things as the softness of the sand, the size of breaking waves, water and air temperature, the amount of algae, access, amenities and misfits such as a nuclear plant visible from the beach.TripAdvisor survey puts them at No.10Keynoter StaffTOURISM Keynoter photo by SEAN KINNEYKiteboarders do their thing off Smathers Beach in Key West.People participating in a TripAdvisor poll ranked Key West beaches No.10 in the country.
KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday,April 7,2012 Conch Republic Days Apr.20-29 celebrate 30th anniversaryThe Conch Republic Military Forces gather for the annual big showdown with the bully feds in what has become a much-celebrated, much-imitated 10day birthday party dedicated to non-conformity. This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Conch Republics secession from the union in a territorial dispute now much celebrated. This honors the history of the Conch Republic, which grew out of a 1982 incident when the U.S. Border Patrol set up druginterdiction roadblocks in Florida City, stopping all traffic exiting the Keys. That enraged Keys officials, especially tourism industry boosters who took unkindly to the heavy hands of the feds. Dennis Wardlow, who was Key West mayor at the time, led a contingent of civic and business leaders to the steps of the federal courthouse in downtown Miami. The protesters seceded from the U.S., declared war, then sued for war reparations and passport recognition. All in jest, of course. And every year since then, the Keys has found an excuse to celebrate Conch independence, despite the fact that war reparations never came. And the mayhem is always mixed with mirth, witness the official motto of the Conch Republics Military Forces: AFarce To Be Reckoned With. Indeed. Peter Anderson, who imbues the event with his own, over-size personality, describes the revelry as The Conch Republics own 4th of July, Bastille Day & Cinco de Mayo all rolled into one. We couldnt have put it any better. Activities scheduled during the April 20-April 29 fest range from a mock sea battle (where the only casualties are to egos and bragging rights), drag races and a Wreckers race out to the reef. The always popular bed races, fiddlincontests and drinking bouts are also on tap, along with the Worlds Longest Parade, Thursday, April 26, hosted by U.S. 1 Radio and their sister station Conch Country. Among highlights of this years 10-day event: the Great Conch Republic Drag Race, 1-5 p.m. Saturday, April 21, where female impersonators, decked out in high heels and big hair, run down Duval Street to the cheers of spectators. The event is sponsored by the Bourbon St. Complex. the Conch Republic Naval Parade and Great Battle, a free-for-all that pits sea dogs, wenches and Conch Republic military might against the evil federal forces. Sponsored by the republics flagship Schooner Wolf, the maritime mayhem begins at 7 p.m. Friday, April 27, in the waters of the Key West Bight. Spectators can watch from the Ocean Key Resort & Spa, Zero Duval St., or from any of the restaurants outdoor bars overlooking the Key West Historic Seaport. Avictory party will be held at the Schooner Wharf Bar following the battle. the Bourbon Street Complex Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race 2-5 p.m. Saturday, April 28. In this race for strange bedfellows, teams propel decorated beds down Duval Street from the intersection of Fleming Street to 801 Bourbon Bar on Duval Street. The race raises money for Key Wests AIDS Help Inc. the Worlds Longest Parade, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, stretches from sea-to-sea on Duval Street from the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico. the Conch Republic Crafts Show and Food Fest, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, April 28 on Greene Street between Duval and Whitehead streets. Naval battle, parade, bed races on tapKEY WEST The Conch Republic naval battle pits the Conch navy against the feds,represented by this Coast Guard cutter in a previous years showdown.ISLAMORADASee Conch Republic,6BSothebys opens new exhibit in IslamoradaThomas Long set out to master ceramics. He gravitated to glass blowing and then metal sculpture. This St. Augustine artist brings his work to the Keys at an exhibit in Ocean Sothebys International Realty, 81888 Overseas Hwy., Islamorada. Joining him for this latest art showing is Islamorada artist Nicole Lowe, known for her brightly-colored giclee work, which includes lots of tropical subjects like the lion fish, palm trees and herons.Glass sculpture, paintings run through May 31ARTBay Jam has Grammy-award winner coming Sex & The City fans are in for an upclose treat April 15 when New York fiddle phenom Lisa Gutkin plays Bay Jam at Founders Park. Gutkin, a Grammy award-winner with the Klezmatics, performed with the band in the Sex & The City episode chronicling Charlottes wedding. The Brooklyn-born musician and composer began writing fiddle tunes in her late teens. Folk music legend Pete Seeger, writing of her Gonna Get Through This World, called it a piece of genius, that combined her music with Woody Guthrie lyrics. Gutkin will be one of 14 guest artists and bands scheduled to perform for the daylong music festival, which holds the distinction of no admission charge thanks to fund-raising efforts by Island Community Entertainment (ICE). Weve decided to make Bay Jam completely free for everyone again this year, David Feder, ICE president, said. Our way of saying thank youto all the people who have supported ICEs entertainment events over the years. Bay Jam will run from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday,April 15, at the Capital Bank Amphitheater in Islamoradas Founders Park, mile marker 87, bayside. Heres the lineup of other guest artists scheduled: Joanne Mackell Aveteran singer/songwriter with a voice that could stop a Mack truck and songs that make you remember the first time you fell in love. Her vocal range and commanding stage presence consistently raise the roof and rock the house. David Feder Guitarist and songwriter who plays original Hillbilly Flamenco, Folk Rock, and Jazz. Raiford Starke Everyones favorite Renegade. The Raiford Starke Band lights the crowd on fire. He walks a thin line with a lightning bolt attached by a guitar. From rock to roots. Someone once described them as a freight train barreling down the tracks out of control, but always staying on course. Nick Norman Key West singer with great voice and exceptional song writing. This bandApril 15 music fest features 14 guest artistsLAttitudes Staff Glass wall sculpture by St.Augustine artist Thomas Long. Grammy-award winner Lisa Gutkin plays Bay Jam April 15 at Founders Park.See Bay Jam,5BSee Sotheby,6B
Saturday,April 7,2012 5B Keynoter KeysNet.com 91298 Overseas Hwy, Tavernierbbtheatres.com Fri. 04/06-Thurs. 04/12 Titanic (PG13) 3D 11:30;Sat. & Sun 3:30; 7:30 American Reunion (R) 1:50; 4:25; 7:10; 9:45* Wrath of the Titans (PG13) 3D 1:55;7:15; 9:50 2D 4:35Mirror Mirror (PG) 1:40; 4:15; 7:05; 9:35* The Hunger Games (PG13) 12:45; 3:50; 6:55; 10:00* KIDTOONS (G) Sat. 10AM Peppa Pig Sorry, no passes. (*) Fri. and Sat. Only 305-664-8400 MM 85.5 O ceanside At Snake Creek Bridge Entertainment Nightlywww.keysislandgrill.com COME BY BOAT! VOTED BEST FLORIDA WATERFRONT RESTAURANT BY FLORIDA MAGAZINESeafood Brunch on Easter Sunday, April 8 from 11a.m. 2p.m.Shrimp, Alaskan Crab Legs, Fish, Ham, Steamship Roast Beef, Omelet Station, Bacon, Sausage, Home fried Potatoes, Salads, Bagels, Pastries, and a free Mimosa with Brunch, $23.95.Entertainment on the BeachKenny Channels Playing till 2 p.m. TOTALNUDITY... Distinctive and Tasteful Floridas Most Beautiful Women Private Table Dances Available Full Liquor and Food Served til Close Open til 4am Couples Welcome Keys Hottest Happy Hour4-8 pm No Cover 1/2 price Appetizers 2-4-1 Dances 2-4-1 Drinks Tuesday Locals Night TOTALNUDITY... Distinctive and Tasteful Floridas Most Beautiful Women Private Table Dances Available Full Liquor and Food Served til Close Open til 4am Couples Welcome At Beautiful Rainbow Bend Resort Mile Marker 58,Grassy Key Reservations 289-1554 Credit Cards Accepted The only thing we overlook is the ocean.Open 7 days a week Dinner 4:30 10pm Breakfast 7:30 10am Rack of Lamb Tender...delicious... A hint of rosemary LAttitudes review Feb. 1, 2002Casual,Gourmet Dining Sunset Dinner SpecialNo w only $15.95per personMust be seated by 5:15 7 nights a week(except holidays)4:30 5:15 pm Call for Easter Reservations Keys Chorale performs Five Centuries of MusicIm walkin, yes indeed and Im talkin About you and me, Im hopin That youll come back to me, yeah-yeah Fats Dominos Im Walkin 1957 If you still remember the lyrics to Fats Domino hits, or can tear up when you hear Nat King Cole singing Mona Lisa, then youre in for a special treat at the Tennessee Williams Theatre on Friday, April. 13. Thats when the Keys Chorale performs their spring special, which theyve dubbed Five Centuries of Music of the 50s. Only, this collection will include songs from the 1550s, 1650s, 1750s, 1850s and the 1950s. Fats Domino was big man on the pop charts for much of the 1950s. But, so were Elvis Presley and even Hank Williams. We doubt the Chorale will attempt much from the Hank Williams songbook, but we suspect some of the other greats from that era may be represented. And who knows what Renaissance delights await from the 1550s or opera pieces from the 1650s? Maybe some Vivaldi? By 1750, music historians mark the end of the Baroque era and Johann Sebatian Bachs Chorale Preludes are nearly completed (Bach died in July, 1750, so some of his work was published posthumously). To learn more, attend the concert, which begins at 8 p.m. April 13. Tickets cost $20 for general admission; $30 for reserved orchestra seats. To order, vist: www.keystix.com. Dean Walters, director of the Keys Chorale, said the selections for this years concert will include doo-wop tunes and other oldies. Heres a fun look at the top ten songs that made the charts in 1950 (not necessarily on the Chorales program, but interesting and diverse nonetheless): 1950 1. The Fat Man Fats Domino 2. Please Send Me Someone To Love Percy Mayfield 3. Teardrops From My Eyes Ruth Brown 4. Mona Lisa Nat King Cole 5. Tennessee Waltz Patti Page 6. Long Gone Lonesome Blues Hank Williams 7. Mardi Gras In New Orleans Professor Longhair 8. Im MovinOn Hank Snow 9. RollinStone Muddy Waters 10. Double Crossing Blues Johnny Otis (Little Esther & the Robins) By 1957, when Im Walkin was a chart topper, musical tastes had evolved. And to cite the song made famous by rocker Jerry Lee Lewis, there was a Whole Lot of Shakin Going On. The April 13 concert at the Tennessee Williams Fine Arts Theatre replaces the Chorales popular Concert Under the Stars engagements, which ran for 15 years and features various eras from the American songbook. However, due to the enormous increases in costs associated with producing an outdoor concert, Walters said, the Chorale has now combined its March and April concerts into one, and brought it inside to the Tennessee Williams Theatre. This years spring 2012 presentation will be Five Centuries of Music from the 50s (1550, 1650, 1750, 1850, and 1950). History and fun, all rolled into one terrific evening. For more information, visit www.keyschorale.com.April 13 concert at Tennessee Williams Theatre MUSIC Contributed photoKeys Chorale under the direction of Dean Walters. is a unique blend of southern rock and country. Jimmy Hawkins The godfather of the Upper Keys music scene, Hawkins varied music history includes the band Rio Smokehouse with Steve Gaines from Lynyrd Skynyrd. Jimmy started the Cyclones in Key Largo and continues to play some of the finest music ever heard. Luke SommerGlenn A20-year veteran lead guitar/lead vocalist steeped in southern/classic rock and country. He currently leads the house band at the Caribbean Club in Key Largo. Men of Leisure Upper Keys band with an all-original modern pop rock fusion sound. These young artists are the most refreshing sound to hit the Keys yet. The Steve Venini Band Keys songwriter Steve Venini has been performing and recording in the Upper Keys since the 80s. His new band features bass legend Jason Poff and longtime local hand drummer Dave Brigham. The new style has drifted a bit more towards the blues/Americana with the addition of New Orleans guitarist Chris Lute, who brings a unique sound to the mix. 2nd Chance Band Fun Keys band with original versions of Rock and Blues songs. Leah and the Aviators Led by the wistful siren Leah Sutter, this young Soft Rock band is making waves here in the islands. Scott Youngberg Singer songwriter who plays original music with his own special flair. Adrian Keys native with a voice often compared to Stevie Nicks, Jewel and Norah Jones. Concertgoers can enjoy a swim at the bayfront beach just steps away from the Amphitheater stage. Food will be provided by vendors including Kaiyo, Green Turtle, and the Coral Shores Band Boosters. Beer, wine, soft drinks, and snacks will be available for sale. Bring blankets and lawn chairs for this outdoor venue; but coolers are not permitted. For more information, visit: www.keysice.com.Refreshing soundFrom Bay Jam,4BStudios hosts artists at April 11 receptionArtists in residence at The Studios of Key West will get a chance to meet with the public Wednesday, April 11. Dubbed On the Deck, the informal gathering is scheduled from 6-7 p.m. at the studio residence, 607 Ashe St., Key West. Attendees will meet Anne McLaughlin, Susan Burrows Dabney, Joan Michelson, Gale Fraas and Duncan Slade. McLaughlin, a Chevy Chase, Maryland author is a founding member of the Bethesda Writers Center. She taught English at American University and has published articles on Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield, D.H. Lawrence and King Lear. Dabney is a painter from Bozeman, Montana, who describes plein air painting as magical, dangerous, thrilling, quiet, and always influenced by whatever weather comes through. Fraas and Slade are fiber artists from Edgecomb, Maine, who work in quilts and other fabric designs. Writer, poet Michelson comes from London, England, where she teaches creative writing/literature at Birkbeck College, University of London. Her first full collection, Toward the Heliopause, was published by Mad Jock Publishers, Liverpool, 2007. For more information, visit: www.tskw.org.On the Deck meet ngreet at 607 Ashe St.ART
KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Saturday,April 7,2012 Regal Cinemas Searstown,Key West,294-0000 All shows that start before 4 p.m play only on weekends. Manon (NR):12:00 p.m. American Reunion (R):1:30,4:30,7:30 &10:05 p.m. Titanic 3D (PG-13):1:05,7:05 p.m. Mirror,Mirror (PG):4:15,7:45 and 10:10 p.m. Wrath of the Titans 3D (PG-13): 1:25,4:25,7:25 & 9:45 p.m. The Hunger Games (PG-13):1:00,4:00,7:00 & 10:00 p.m. 21 Jump Street (R):7:10 and 9:50 p.m.Tropic Cinema 416 Eaton St.,Key West,295-9493 Jeff Who Lives at home (R):2:00,4:15,6:30 and 8:45 p.m. WeNeed To Talk About Kevin (R):4:00,and 8:30 p.m. Friends With Kids (R):1:45,and 6:00 p.m. Chico & Rita (NR):1:30,and 6:00 p.m. Larger Than Life (PG):3:45,and 8:15 p.m. W/E (R):1:40,4:00,6:25 and 8:45 p.m.Marathon Community Cinema 5101 Overseas Highway,Marathon,743-0288 The Hunger Games (PG-13):2:00,7:00 pmTavernier Towne Cinema Tavernier Mall,Tavernier,853-7003 American Reunion (R):1:50,4:25,7:10,9:45 pm Titanic 3D (PG-13):11:00am,3:30,7:30 pm Mirror,Mirror (PG):1;40,4:15,7:05,9:35 pm Wrath of the Titans (PG-13):4:35 pm Wrath of the Titans 3D (PG-13):1:55,7:15,9:50 pm The Hunger Games (PG-13):12:45,3;50,6:55,10:00 pm Keys Movie Times The Schooner Wharf Bar WreckersRace Series Finale, 1 p.m. Sunday, April 29. View from harbor front hotels and Mallory Square. The vessels race out to the reef, reenacting Key Wests wrecking traditions from the 1800s. For those who forget the origins of this festival, we quote from the Conch Republics official website: Dedicated to the fundamentally American spirit of a people unafraid to stand up to government gone mad with powerthat embodied the founding of the Conch Republic in 1982. As the worlds first fifth world nation, a sovereign state of mind seeking only to bring more humor, warmth, and respect to a world in sore need of all three, the Conch Republic remains the country who seceded where others failed. For more information and a complete festival schedule, visit www.conchrepublic.com.Fun for those with a sovereign state of mindFrom Conch Republic,4B The Conch Republic Red Ribbon Bed Race takes place April 28 on Duval Street. Big hair,high heels and hijinks are part of the fun during the Conch Republic Drag Race,which will be held Saturday,April 21. Lowe, who studied at the University of Florida and Studio Art Centers International in Florence, Italy, also spent some time at the Corcoran School of Art. For more information, visit: www.michellenicolelowe.com or www.createglass.com The gallery at Sothebys is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday; on Saturdays and Sundays by appointment. For more information, call 305-712-8888 or visit: www.OceanSIR.com .Exhibit open 9-5 Monday-Friday through May 31From Sotheby,4B Gallery at Ocean Sothebys in Islamorada features glass sculpture and giclee paintings through May 31. Invader,giclee work by Islamorada artist Nicole Lowe.
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PersonalRepresentatives: WalterJ.Elliott,IV P.O.Box909 PalmBeach,Florida33480 GlenaanM.Robbins c/oKipRobbins 917N.FlaglerDrive,Apt.311 WestPalmBeach,Florida 33401 NeilElliott P.O.Box909 PalmBeach,Florida33480 LarryM.Mesches McLaughlin&Stern,LLP 525OkeechobeeBlvd., Suite1530 WestPalmBeach,Florida 33401 A ttorneyforPersonal Representatives: StuartM.Gottlieb Email: sgottlieb mclaughlinstern.com FloridaBarNo.314641 McLaughlin&Stern,LLP 525OkeechobeeBlvd., Suite1530 WestPalmBeach,Florida 33401 Tele:(561)659-4020 PublishMarch31,April7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7924100 LOCALCOORDINATING BOARDFORTHE TRANSPORTATION DISADVANTAGED QUARTERLYMEETING NOTICE TheMonroeCountyLocal CoordinatingBoardwillbe holdingitsregularlyscheduled quarterlymeetingonThursday, A pril12th,2012atthe MarathonGovernmentCenter, 2798OverseasHighway Marathon,FL33050at11:00 a.m.Thepublicisinvitedto attend. Inquiriesconcerningthis meetingshouldbedirectedto theHealthCouncilofSouth Florida,Inc.at(305)592-1452. PublishApril7,11,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7714000AMENDEDNOTICEOF FORECLOSURESALEBY CLERKOFTHECIRCUIT COURT Noticeisherebygiventhatthe undersigned,DANNYL. KOLHAGE,ClerkoftheCircuit CourtofMonroeCounty, Florida,will,onthe17THDAY OFAPRIL,2012at11:00AMon THEFRONTSTEPSOFTHE A A MONROECOUNTY COURTHOUSE,500 WHITEHEADSTREETinthe CityofKEYWESTFlorida, offerforsaleandsellatpublic outcrytothehighestandbest bidderforCASHthefollowing describedpropertysituatedin MonroeCountry,Florida,towit: SHIRLEYBUFTON Week1,Villa11,ofTHEREEF A TMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,and Week16,Villa37,ofTHE REEFATMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,and Week17,Villa37,ofTHE REEFATMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida, PATRICIAINGLES Week6,Villa2,ofTHEREEF A TMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,and JOANLEMONS Week41,Villa37,ofTHE REEFATMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,and EILEENSOMMER Week6,Villa7,ofTHEREEF A TMARATHON,a Condominium,pursuanttothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecord Book849,Page2268-Page 2355,inthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,and datedMarch16,1982,andall theamendmentsthereto, including,butnotlimitedtoFirst A mendmenttoDeclarationof Condominium,datedMarch 17,1982,andrecordedin OfficialRecordsBook853at Pages1656-Page1667,inthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,and PursuanttotheFINAL SUMMARYJUDGMENTOF FORECLOSUREenteredina caseinsaidCourt,thestyleof whichis: THEREEFATMARATHON CONDOMINIUM A SSOCIATIONINC,aFlorida Non-ProfitCorporation Plaintiff VS. SHIRLEYBUFTON, PATRICIAINGLES;PATRICE HKNOWLES;CHRISTINEH FREDERIKSEN;ROBERT KREUTZER;JOANLEMONS; EDUARDOMARTINEZ; CARMENMARTINEZ; EILEENSOMMER;FELICE ST.GERMAINE;RENE LAFAYETTE;EUGENE TIMPH;NORMAJEANTIMPH; IfLiving,AndallUnknown PartiesClaimingBy,Through, UnderAndAgainstTheAbove NamedDefendant(s),WhoAre NotKnownToBeDeadOr A live,WhetherSaidUnknown PartiesMayClaimAnInterest A A A sSpouses,Heirs,Devisees, Grantees,OrOtherClaimants Defendant(s) A ndtheDocketNumberof whichisNumber08-CA-219-M WITNESSmyhandandthe OfficialSealofSaidCourt,this 15thdayofMarch2012 DannyL.Kolhage ClerkoftheCircuitCourt MonroeCounty,Florida By:TammyL.Marciel DeputyClerk FloridaStatute45.031:Any personclaiminganinterestin thesurplusfromthesale,ifany, otherthanthepropertyowner asofthedateoftheLis Pendensmustfileaclaim within60daysafterthesale. PublishMarch31,April7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7771000 INTHECIRCUITCOURTFOR MONROECOUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATEDIVISION FileNo.2012-CP-26-K Division:Probate INRE:ESTATEOF JOHNCHAIKOWSKY,SR. Deceased. NOTICETOCREDITORS Theadministrationoftheestate ofJohnChaikowsky,Sr., deceased,whosedateofdeath wasNovember1,2011is pendingintheCircuitCourtfor MonroeCounty,Florida, ProbateDivision,theaddress ofwhichis500Whitehead Street,KeyWest,Florida 33040.Thenamesand addressofthepersonal representativeandthe personalrepresentatives attorneyaresetforthbelow. A llcreditorsofthedecedent andotherpersonshaving claimsordemandsagainst decedentsestateonwhoma copyofthisnoticeisrequiredto beservedmustfiletheirclaims withthiscourtWITHINTHE LATEROF3MONTHSAFTER THETIMEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICEOR30DAYSAFTER THEDATEOFSERVICEOFA COPYOFTHISNOTICEON THEM. A llothercreditorsofthe decedentandotherpersons havingclaimsordemands againstdecedentsestatemust filetheirclaimswiththiscourt WITHIN3MONTHSAFTER THEDATEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICE. A LLCLAIMSNOTFILED WITHINTHETIMEPERIODS SETFORTHINSECTION 733.702OFTHEFLORIDA PROBATECODEWILLBE FOREVERBARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGTHE TIMEPERIODSSETFORTH A BOVE,ANYCLAIMFILED TWO(2)YEARSORMORE A FTERTHEDECEDENTS DATEOFDEATHISBARRED. Thedateoffirstpublicationof thisnoticeisthe31stdayof March,2012. PersonalRepresentative: TanyaKaySisk 412St.JohnDr. Godfrey,IL62035 A ttorneyforPersonal Representative: ChristineB.Bollong A ttorneyforPersonal Representative FloridaBarNo.0131873 P.O.Box1223 KeyWest,Florida33041 Telephone:(305)294-6077 Fax:(305)296-5431 PublishMarch31,April7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7925400 LOCALCOORDINATING BOARDFORTHE TRANSPORTATION DISADVANTAGED PUBLICHEARINGNOTICE TheMonroeCountyLocal CoordinatingBoardwill conductaPublicHearingon Thursday,April12th,2012at 4:00pm.attheMarathon GovernmentCenter,2798 OverseasHighwayMarathon, FL33050,toelicitpublic commentontheTransportation DisadvantagedServicePlan. Theplancanbereviewed onlineat www.healthcouncil.org Inquiriesconcerningthispublic hearingshouldbedirectedto theHealthCouncilofSouth Florida,Inc.at(305)592-1452. PublishApril7,11,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7896600 DISTRICTIADVISORY COMMITTEE(DACI) (Encompassesthecitylimits ofKeyWest) ofthe MONROECOUNTYTOURIST A A DEVELOPMENTCOUNCIL hasanopeningfora LODGINGINDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVE-shallbe ownersoroperating/general managersofmotels,hotels, recreationalvehicleparksor othertourist accommodationswhichare subjecttobedtaxinthetax collectiondistrictforwhich theyareapplying. A nypersonwishingto participateonthe DistrictI AdvisoryCommittee ofthe MonroeCountyTourist DevelopmentCouncilwithin thedistrictsonotedabove,may requestanapplicationfromthe A dministrativeOfficebycalling (305) 296-1552 andsubmitan applicationtotheaddress shownbelow: DepartmentDAC MonroeCountyTourist DevelopmentCouncil 1201WhiteStreet, Suite102 KeyWest,FL33040 Fax / :(305)296-0788 Deadlineforreceiptof applicationattheabove addressisFridayApril13, 2012at5:00p.m.Aresume maybeattachedtothe application. PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7896900 NOTICEOFFORECLOSURE SALEBYCLERKOFTHE CIRCUITCOURT Noticeisherebygiventhatthe undersigned,DANNYL. KOLHAGE,ClerkoftheCircuit CourtofMonroeCounty, Florida,will,onthe9THDAY OFMAY,2012at11:00AMon THEFRONTSTEPSOFTHE MONROECOUNTY COURTHOUSE,500 WHITEHEADSTREET,inthe CityofKEYWESTFlorida, offerforsaleandsellatpublic outcrytothehighestandbest bidderforCASHthefollowing describedpropertysituatedin MonroeCounty,Florida,towit: Unit / 408,ofMARINERS CLUB,asshownonthesite planattachedasExhibitBto theDeclarationofCovenants, ConditionsandRestrictionsfor MarinersClub,recordedin OfficialRecordBook1659, Page1981,moreparticularly describedasLot8,Block4, KEYLARGONORTH, accordingtothePlatthereof, recordedinPlatBook7,Page 22,ofthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,as modifiedbytheNoticeof WithdrawalofCertificateof OwnershipandDedication. a/k/a97501Overseas Highway,Unit / 408,Key Largo,FL33037 PursuanttotheFINAL SUMMARYJUDGMENT enteredinacasependingin saidCourt,thestyleofwhichis: MARINERSCLUB HOMEOWNERS A SSOCIATION,INC. Plaintiff VS. JAMESHAMWAY;CAROLE HAMWAY;JOHNDOE;HSBC MORTGAGECORPORATION Defendant A ndtheDocketNumberof whichisNumber 11-CA-001036-P WITNESSmyhandandthe OfficialSealofSaidCourt,this 26THdayofMARCH,2012. DannyL.Kolhage ClerkoftheCircuitCourt MonroeCounty,Florida By:JenniferSettoon DeputyClerk FloridaStatute45.031:Any personclaiminganinterestin thesurplusfromthesale,ifany, otherthanthepropertyowner asofthedateoftheLis Pendensmustfileaclaim within60daysafterthesale. Submittedby: Persaud&Nunez 10631N.KendallDrive Suite205 Miami,FL33176 TelephoneNo.(786)270-1659 FacsimileNo.(305)847-0581 PublishApril7,14,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7936900 NOTICEOFPUBLICSALE: ANCHORTOWING gives NoticeofForeclosureofLien andintenttosellthesevehicles on 04/20/2012,08:00amat 189USHIGHWAY1, KEYWEST,FL33040-5476, pursuanttosubsection713.78 oftheFloridaStatutes. A NCHORTOWINGreserves therighttoacceptorrejectany and/orallbids. FLZBC324G4042004FLZ1 PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A A A d / 7934600 LOST/ABANDONED PROPERTYNOTICETOALL INTERESTEDPERSONS FloridaFishandWildlife ConservationCommission tookcustodyofa 14footJohn boat vesseldisplayingno RegistrationNumberandno HullIdentificationNumber.The vesselwasfound lost/abandonedon November 1,11, in HawksChannel southofmm100 onstate watersinMonroeCounty. PursuanttoFloridaStatute 705,thepropertywillbe disposedofunlessaclaimby therightfulownerorthelien holderisreceivedby June22, 2012. Sendclaimsinwritingto: FWC,DivisionofLaw Enforcement,2796Overseas Highway,Suite100,Marathon, FL33050. Attention: Officer Steinmetz, FWC-11-OFF-9651). PublishApril7,14,2012 FloridaKeyKeynoter A d / 7948800 NOTICEOFPUBLICSALE: AlexsAutoWrecking&Parts givesNoticeofForeclosureof Lienandintenttosellthese vehicles on04/18/2012 9:00:00AMat111US Highway1 / 107,KeyWest, FL33040 pursuantto subsection713.78ofthe FloridaStatutes.AlexsAuto Wrecking&Partsreservesthe righttoacceptorrejectany and/orallbids. RFBU3A0484B130106 2004KYOO 1GNDM15Z8RB157173 1994CHEVROLET PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7935700 NOTICEOFREQUESTFOR COMPETITIVE SOLICITATIONS NOTICEISHEREBYGIVEN thaton May10,2012at3:00 P.M. theMonroeCounty PurchasingOfficewillreceive andopensealedresponsesfor thefollowing: SALEOFSURPLUS PROPERTY MONROECOUNTY, FLORIDA FleetID;CountyID; Description;VIN;Minimum bid 3300/193;1952;00Jeep Cherokee; 1J4FT28S6YL239379; $1,400.00 GENKWPSB;GENKWPSB;92 OnanGenerator;H890262414; $0.00 0940/311;1665;91Cat Backhoe;5PC14031; $5,000.00 0940/346;1638;93Ford Flatbed; 1FDPK74C2PVA17669; $1,750.00 0940/478;1651;98Chevy 3500;1GBKC34J9WF038907; $750.00 0970/850;4307;02Ford Focus;1FAFP36312W271342; $2,150.00 0940/028;1632;80IRAir Compressor;116259U80910; $500.00 0976/059;2035;98FordF700 ClamTk; 1FDXF80C3WVA13158; $23,500.00 2401/209;2088;02Dodge 1500Truck; 1D7HA16K22J224758; $2,000.00 Theaboveitemscanbeseen bycontactingLeander Rahming,KeyWest,(305) 295-3673. FleetID;CountyID; Description;VIN;Minimum bid 0211/039;4593;98Chev Lumina; 2G1WL52M1W9165626; $900.00 0400/001;4491;99Olds Intrigue; 1G3WS52K1XF344864; $1,000.00 0970/3866;3866;01Chev Malibu;1G1ND52J616167385; $1,100.00 0970/1218;3813;03Chevy Malibu; 1G1ND52J43M650016; $1,450.00 1005/2807;2806;99Chevy Malibu; 1G1ND52T7XY141313; A A $500.00 1007/012;3863;98Ford Taurus; 1FAFP52U5WA165814; $750.00 1414/025;3433;02Dodge RamPKTK; 1D7HA16K52J204519; $3,000.00 1415/089;4270;98Ford Taurus; 1FAFP52U4WA184497; $750.00 1416/059;4178;97FordSD A mbulance; 1FDLF47F8VEA73393;$0.00 1416/080;4147;97FordSD A mbulance; 1FDLF47F8VEA18040;$0.00 1417/164;3417;00Ford CrownVictoria; 2FAFP71WOYX102824;$0.00 0940/328;1679;92LoadKing Trailer;1B4L37235N1117544; $1,200.00 Theaboveitemscanbeseen bycontactingPaulWunderlich, Marathon,(305)289-6062. FleetID;CountyID; Description;VIN;Minimum bid 0973/052;1649;90Mack DumpTruck; 1M2B197C3LM006989; $19,500.00 1001/564;3857;00Ford Taurus; 1FAFP5220YA257317; $500.00 0903/851;1456;98Chev3500 Truck; 1GCGC33R3WF032187; $2,500.00 0940/481;2184;98Chev3500 Truck; 1GBHC33R8WF049432; $1,200.00 0940/427;2111;97Caterpillar Roller;9XK00493;$12,500.00 0940/457;2162;97Leeboy Paver;1162CH;$23,900.00 0940/585;2180;04Sterling w/OilTank; 2FZACGAK64AM33324; $40,750.00 0940/5128;5128;06Mack RoadTractor; 1M1AJ01Y06N001148; $36,500.00 0940/5405;5405;06Bomag RubberRoller;901A22202247; $34,500.00 0940/5406;5406;06Bomag SteelRoller;901C14603434; $37,500.00 3200/047;1135;90Ford Tractor;BC33613;$3,900.00 Theaboveitemscanbeseen bycontactingMark Payakovich,PlantationKey, (305)852-7158. FleetID;CountyID; Description;VIN;Minimum bid 0970/178;2044;IglooOil Container;N/A;$0.00 0970/180;2087;IglooOil Container;N/A;$0.00 0970/181;2033;IglooOil Container;N/A;$0.00 0977/114;2032;IglooOil Container;N/A;$0.00 0977/159;2039;97Mack DM690STruck; 1M2B209C8VM020332; $33,900.00 0977/173;2038;98FordRoll OffTruck; 1FDZW96T5WVA40139; $29,500.00 Theaboveitemscanbeseen bycontactingBillGrant,Long Key,(305)797-0880. Requirementsforsubmission andtheselectioncriteriamay berequestedfrom DemandStarbyOnviaat www.demandstar.com OR www.monroecountybids. com orcalltoll-freeat 1-800-711-1712.ThePublic Recordisavailableatthe MonroeCountyPurchasing OfficelocatedatTheGato Building,1100Simonton Street,Room1-213,KeyWest, Florida. A llResponsesmustbesealed andmustbesubmittedtothe MonroeCountyPurchasing Office. PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter KEYSNET.COM
KeysNet.com Keynoter 8B Saturday,April 7,2012 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 Love Retail?Want to work in a fun environment? Want to have benefits including health, vacation and profit sharing? Please fax your resume to 453-9604 or call 453-9144 Seeking PT/FT Day/Night/Weekend Asst Manager/Shift Leader Sales Associates/Office Clerk. Sandal Factory/T-Shirt CityMM 102 and MM 82 A A A A Housekeepers Exceptional Living,Exceptional People Plantation Key Nursing Center located in Tavernier,is seeking Housekeepers.12-8pm shift.We offer a benefits program.To apply for the position,please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org TOM THUMBFood Stores, Inc. Offers the following positions inMONROE COUNTY* Managers &ManagerTrainees Assistant Managers Store ClerksThree shifts available:6am to 2pm 2pm to 10pm 10pm to 6amTo apply please call 786-295-5 3 and ask for Ken Lee We will train. No experience needed. Competitive wages and benefits. DFWP. E.O.E. Receptionist Exceptional Living,Exceptional People Plantation Key Nursing Center in Tavernier,isseeking a Receptionist PT Weekdays,5pm-8pmand weekends.We offer a benefits program.To apply for the position,please submit your resume to email@example.com Floorman Exceptional Living,Exceptional People Plantation Key Nursing Center located in Tavernier,is seeking a Floorman for 8pm 4am shift.We offer a benefits program.To apply for the position,please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org A A A A A A A A A A A A A A LOGO Dummy040 Error: 1 Dummy0405-15:33:47 6 x 7.0 (98.8235) Dummy Dummy A A A d / 7893100 NOTICEISHEREBYGIVEN thattheundersigned,desiring toengageinbusinessunder thefictitiousnameof Enos Concessions locatedat 59151 OverseasHwyLot1, inthe Countyof Monroe, inthecityof MarathonFlorida33050 intendstoregisterthesaid namewiththeDivisionof CorporationsoftheFlorida DepartmentofState, Tallahassee,Florida. AllisonEno,Owner PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 7926600 NOTICEISHEREBYGIVEN thattheundersigned,desiring toengageinbusinessunder thefictitiousnameof Island SoulKeyWest locatedat P.O. Box4916, intheCountyof Monroe, intheCityof Key West Florida33041 intendsto registerthesaidnamewiththe DivisionofCorporationsofthe FloridaDepartmentofState, Tallahassee,Florida. KeyWestIslandSoul,LLC PublishApril7,2012 FloridaKeysKeynoter A A FAMILYPLUMBING COMPANY hiring sewerinstaller. Musthave exp.andFLD.L.Equipment operatorisaplus.743-4245 HOUSEKEEPINGMGR WANTED Admin.experience amust!20-30hrs./week. Emailresumeto: cindy RPPRentals.com P/TorF/TWatersportsCo. Weekendsamust,drugfree, neatappearance.Mustlike people.CallJerrysWaterSports,Marathon,289-7298 Pier1Imports ishiring Sales Associates in Tavernier,FL to drivesalesandpromote customersatisfaction.Job dutiesincluderetailsales, cashier,excellentcustomer service.Pleaseapplyinperson at91214OverseasHighway. PLUMBER-MARATHON Experiencedonly.Musthave cleandrivingrecordandbe abletopassdrugtest. (305)731-7797 Plumbing/electrical/marine supply lookingformotivated, career-minded,bilingualyard /counterperson. Call305-451-9515. POOLMAINTENANCE PERSON ForMiddleKeys.Fulltime. Musthaveowntruck. ContactKim305-743-8388 YOU HAVE IT.Somebody else wants it.Have something you no longer need? Sell it in our classifieds! (305) 743-5551 or email@example.com REQUESTFOR PROPOSALS NOTICE IS HEREBYGIVEN TO PROSPECTIVE BIDDERS that the Monroe County School District will receive bids for the following: RFPNO. 509 TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENTSERVICESBid documents may be requested from DemandStar by calling1-800-71 1-1712 or by going to the websitewww .Demandstar .com or by going towww .KeysSchools.com The public record document is available at the Purchasing Department, 241 Trumbo Road, Key West, FL33040. All bids must be received on or before 2PM Friday, May 4th, 2012specified in the bid documents. The Monroe County School District reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to accept or reject any and all bids and to waive informalities or irregularities when it is in the best interest of the Board to do so. Monroe County School District Purchasing DepartmentPublished Keynoter 4-7-12 GET RESULTSWith KeynoterClassifieds 743-5551
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