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778679022222 Classifieds . . . . .6B Living . . . . . . .2B Business . . . . . .5A Opinion . . . . . .4A Sports/Outdoors . .1B Crossword . . . . .4BINDEX Printed on 100% recycled newsprint CONTENTS 2013 KEYNOTER PUBLISHING CO. WWW.KEYSNET.COM WEDNESDAY,APRIL 3,2013 VOLUME 60,NO.27 25 CENTS Fishing the Florida KeysSailfish are starting to pour through the Florida Straits for their annual spawn, meaning excellent Keys catches.Column, 1B Get out the broomThe Lady Conchs of Key West sweep a twin bill from Flanagan High. Story, 1B Builders safeguard comingKeys contractors could be in for a welcome windfall in the next few months when state insurer of last resort Citizens Property Insurance Corp. is expected to reinstate builders risk insurance for prospective homebuilders. Citizens did away with it last May as part of Gov. Rick Scotts mandate for the company to depopulate as many as half its roughly 2.84 million policies. This goes to the [state] Office of Insurance Regulation and they have to approve any rule changes. Its going to take a couple months going through the normal process, Citizens spokesman Michael Peltier said. Builders risk insurance provides protection up to $1 million in coverage to owners during construction of their new homes, or renovations. When it was killed, Keys residents couldnt find reasonably priced substitutes. We found that there were markets, specifically in Monroe, where homeowners couldnt find an alternative, Peltier said.Peltier said Citizens worked through state Rep. Holly Rascheins office to get builders risk reinstated. She said in a prepared statement that I am extremely pleased that Citizens has taken prompt action to address the concerns I brought to their attention on behalf of my constituents. According to Derek Martin-Vegue, owner of Keys Insurance in Marathon, typical Citizens builders risk policies were roughly $5,000.We were getting quotes from private insurance companies and it was around $38,000 to $40,000. It was ridiculous, he said. There were very few, if any, builders risk policies anyone was able to write. Thats why there was pressure on Citizens to reinstate it. It was just absurd. [Citizens] never should have done that, he said. Martin-Vegue added that hes been in touch withCitizens likely to reinstate risk insurance largely due to MonroeBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comINSURANCE UNDERWATER BUNNYPhoto by BOB CARESpencer Slate,costumed as a scuba-diving Easter bunny,hands a hard-boiled egg to Quinn Vanischak on Sunday during an underwater Easter egg hunt off Key Largo.About 80 adults and children participated,seeking real hard-boiled eggs painted with non-toxic food coloring to avoid adverse effects on the marine ecosystem. Workshop tonight for bones, tarponAlready protected by strict catch rules, renowned sportfishing species tarpon and bonefish could get more safeguards under a new state proposal. This is a plan that basically would move bonefish and tarpon closer to an all catch-and-release fishery, said Amanda Nalley, spokeswoman for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. The state regulatory agency holds an open 6 p.m. workshop tonight at Key Colony Beach City Hall, off mile marker 53.5, to hear comments on the draft plan.Bonefish have been an all catch-and-release fish since 2011. Under a special exemption granted to some approved weight-fish tournaments, anglers and guides must bring a live bonefish back to the dock for official weighing.The bonefish must be transported in a water-filled live well, and be released after weighing at the dock. However, bonefish occasionally die en route or during handling. The proposed rule change would end that tournament exemption and require that all bonefish be released at the boat. Fish could be taken from the water for photographing and weighing on the boat but not transported.Im all for a no-killing rule but I dont want them to put us out of business, either, Islamorada flats guide Rusty Albury said Tuesday.If they wont let us bring in a fish for a weight tourna-Mandatory catch,release is consideredKEYS FISHINGBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.com mph lands driver in jailAHomestead man learned Saturday night that topping 125 mph on U.S. 1 in the Keys while allegedly driving drunk with three kids in the car will get you jailed on $411,000 bond. Thats what police said Robert Rioseco, 46, did. Agency spokeswoman Becky Herrin said Deputy Edgar Pineiro was at mile marker 7 when Rioseco, driving a maroon Mitsubishi, sped by him at 87 mph in a 55 mph zone. Pineiro used his radar to monitor the cars speed as he called for deputies south of him to watch for it. As he did so, he saw the cars speed increase to 127 mph, Herrin said. Sgt. Geni Hernandez stopped Rioseco at mile marker 5.5 on Stock Island, and there were three children under 18 in the car. Hernandez also found that Rioseco was impaired, smelling of alcohol while acting extremely erratic. Rioseco was arrested and taken to jail. There, he loudly refused to participate in sobriety tests, Herrin said. Rioseco was charged with reckless driving, three counts of driving under the influence with someone under age 18 in the car, refusing to submit to a DUI test and three counts cruelty toward a child. The children were turned over to their mother.Cops:Rioseco was impaired behind wheelCRIME FRONTRoberts hanging up his collarBy all accounts, Donald Roberts, pastor at Martin Luther Chapel in Marathon and the Monroe County Sheriffs Office chaplain, would rather slip quietly into retirement next month than be honored for his many accomplishments. But thats not going to happen. The 67-year-old has spent 21 years, along with his right hand, wife Paula, at the helm of the Lutheran congregation. Hell don the clerical collar for the last time on June 30.The church about 70 members full-time, twice that in season is hosting a farewell gathering Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Martin Luther Chapel Fellowship Hall at 325 122nd St. bayside.I figured if I got in 25 years [as a pastor], it would be good. Im a couple past that and its just time to retire, Roberts said. It wasnt until age 40 that Roberts decided on religion as a career path, but hes spent a lifetime helping people in various capacities. Roberts was born in Louisville, Ky., but his parents were living in Key West at the time. His father was in the U.S. Navy stationed at the end of World War II in 1945 and 1946. Im a Conch by concep-After 21 years at Keys church, pastor retiringBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON Longtime Martin Luther Chapel Pastor Donald Roberts shows the mass hall of the Lutheran church hes presided over for 21 years.Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYSee Roberts,3A RIOSECOSee Fish,3ASee Insurance,2A
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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 BRIEFSSummerland man dies in crashASummerland Key man died Sunday after running into a tree on his motorcycle, the Florida Highway Patrol says.Troopers said David Fuller, 59, was westbound on East Shore Drive approaching 4th Street on Summerland around 2 a.m. when for reasons unknown he drove onto the shoulder, then hit the tree while riding a 1994 Kawasaki. Monroe County Fire Rescue pronounced him dead at the scene.Troopers said a passing motorist discovered the crash, then called the Monroe County Sheriffs Office, which in turn called the Highway Patrol. It was the Keyseighth traffic fatality of the year. WKYZ Florida KeysPirateRadioKeyWest.com 96.7 FM 101.7 FM Keys News on the half-hour Daily (M-F) News Director Don Riggs M or nings 7:30 8:30 9:30 A f t er no ons 4:30 5:30 numerous Realtors, gauging the kind of quotes they were getting.Florida Keys Contractors Association President Chris Gratton said reinstituting builders risk could help several projects move forward and bring a lot of work to local builders.Its going to definitely help do a little boon to the industry. Were definitely glad Citizens is moving forward with it, he said. As for home construction itself, he said, I think its coming around a little bit. Some of the boys are showing signs of getting busier. The phones ringing a lot more and were looking at a lot of projects. I dont know if theyre just feeling out, but the phone is ringing more. The contractors group doesnt keep track of active building permits.Builders risk insurance was also killed in 2006 but it was unclear Tuesday when it was reinstated after that.Risk insurance likely returningFrom Insurance,1ATamborrino joins newspapergroupRichard Tamborrino has joined the Keynoter Publishing Co. as director of advertising and business development for the Keynoter and Reporter He will report to Publisher Wayne Markham. Tamborrino, 57, has more than 30 years of media and business experience. He joined the Miami Herald Media Co. in 2000 and served as advertising training manager and key accounts manager from 2000 until taking his new position. He was previously sales manager with the Tribune Co., having worked for the Orlando Sentinel for 15 years. He was involved in sales, sales management and product development in his work there. Tamborrino is a graduate of the University of Connecticut with a bachelors degree in liberal arts and a major in English. He hails from the northeast and has lived in Florida for more than 30 years. He is married and has three children and four grandchildren. Tamborrino, who had been visiting the Keys to fish and dive for 30 years and formerly kept his boat docked in Key Largo, is based in Marathon but will travel all of the Keys in his new role.Veteran ad executive is marketing chiefMEDIA TAMBORRINOGarcia: Taxes due on Navy housingWith the issue playing out in Monroe County Circuit Court and the state Legislature, U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia, who represents the Keys, says taxes should be paid on privately owned military housing in Key West. In 2007, the U.S. Navy transferred ownership of 890 military family houses to United Kingdom-based Balfour Beatty Communities subsidiary Southeast Housing LLC. Last year then-Monroe County Property Appraiser Karl Borglum decided private ownership means the houses are subject to local taxation and filed an $11.5 million lien, including penalties and interest. Apair of bills is working through the state House and Senate that, if approved, would erase the lien and codify a tax exemption. The taxpayers of Monroe County deserve better, Garcia said Tuesday. Why can a foreign company hire Tallahassee lobbyists and get special treatment and pay no taxes? Thats wrong and that is why I am involved. Tuesday, Garcias office was drafting a letter making its case to U.S. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus. I will make our case to the Navy, write the governor and the legislators, Garcia said. We need to shine a big, bright light on this. I will do my part to keep the pressure up and get them to pay their fair share. Last week, Keys state Rep. Holly Raschein presented an unsuccessful amendment to House Bill 531 that would limit the tax exemption to military houses occupied by active-duty or civilian defense workers, but apply taxes to units rented to non-military. The affected housing in Key West is on Peary Court, Trumbo Annex, Sigsbee Park, Truman Annex and the Branch Medical Clinic on South Roosevelt Boulevard. At a hearing Monday, an attorney for the Property Appraisers Office asked Circuit Court Judge David Audlin to enforce the $11.5 million tax lien. Property Appraiser Scott Russell said Audlin gave both sides 20 days to come back with detailed arguments, then 10 more days to issue counter-arguments. Were waiting, he said. We still feel like our case is very secure.Congressman: Firm must pay fair shareBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMILITARYPorter mum on replacementsKeys schools chief Mark Porter is playing the hiring of three top School District executives close to the vest but said he would make temporary hiring recommendations to the School Board at an April 9 meeting.Last month, Porter notified Finance Director Ken Gentile, Operations Director Michael Kinneer and Human Resources Director Cheryl Allen that their contracts would not be renewed.Kinneer is out on Friday, followed on April 18 by Gentile and Allen on June 30.Porter wants to hire temporary staff, for no more than four months as a stopgap, while conducting a formal solicitation and search for full-timers. Porter said Monday that he had engaged in informal conversations with prospective administrators but wouldnt offer names.Most of what Ive been doing is kind of what you would call networking, he said. There arent any position posting or anything like that. Ive got some offerings out that people are considering. Im not hiding anything.He said its premature to identify any candidates. In some cases, Im impressed with the qualifications of the individuals Ive been able to connect with and am confident I can make some strong recommendations to the board, Porter said. The School Board meets next on April 9 beginning at 3 p.m. at Marathon High School.Porter said temporary staff would likely be paid on a daily rate consistent with the previous salary levels.Gentile earns $126,000 per year, Kinneer $120,000 and Allen around $95,000.As soon as we have the interim people in place, Porter said, we will initiate a more traditional posting, screening, selecting process.School Board member John Dick said he expects Porter to cast a wide net. I expect to be advertising throughout Florida at least for the finance person, Dick said. I do believe at this point you really want to have somebody that has Florida finance and school district experience. We cant really go in and start teaching somebody else all about it.Dick said he isnt aware of who Porter had been meeting with for the temp jobs.Stuart Kessler, a member of the districts Audit and Finance Committee and unsuccessful candidate for Monroe County clerk, cast his lot in a meeting with Porter.Kessler couldnt be reached for comment Tuesday, as he was taking part in an all-day district session meant to evaluate change orders associated with the $39 million Horace OBryant Middle School reconstruction and expansion in Key West.3 to be hired, replace Gentile, Allen,KinneerBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLSCops: Man slashes familyACalifornia man remained in jail on Tuesday in lieu of $25,000 bond, charged with stabbing three family members Saturday night on Plantation Key. Law enforcement said its unclear what led Jacob Knapper, 20, of Agoura Hills, Calif., to slash his family but apparently it grew out of words he spoke.Spokeswoman Becky Herrin said that when Deputy Joshua Brady arrived at the house on Galleon Road at 9:45 p.m., he found Knappers mother and aunt with wounds on their arms, and his uncle with a stab wound to the stomach. Blood was all over the floor of the living room, she said.After the uncle told Brady Knapper was in another room, Knapper ran out of that room, yelling for the deputy to shoot him, Herrin said. Instead, Brady grabbed him and held him until backup arrived. Knapper was then handcuffed. Herrin said Knappers aunt reported that Knapper called a friend of hers a nasty name in front of the friends children and that a confrontation ensued, with the uncle telling Knapper not to talk like that in front of children. Knapper reportedly told him he could talk any way he wanted, then grabbed a knife and stabbed the uncle and aunt. However, his mother said the uncle yelled at his daughter and Knapper told him to stop. She said the uncle told Knapper to leave and, while she and Knapper were packing, the uncle and aunt came into the room. The mother said Knapper felt threatened and grabbed the knife to protect her, and thats when he swung the knife multiple times. The uncle was treated at Mariners Hospital. Knapper was charged with three counts of aggravated battery and one of resisting arrest.Conflicting reports on what happenedCRIME FRONTBozarth murder trial delayedMore than a year after her arrest on a first-degree murder charge, Denise Bozarth remains in the Monroe County jail, now awaiting a July trial. Circuit Court Judge Luis Garcia agreed at a Tuesday hearing at the Plantation Key Government Center to move Bozarths April 15 trial date back three months. Were up on a year now, Garcia told attorneys. Some depositions sought by Bozarths attorney, Jerome Gilhooley from the Monroe County Public Defenders Office, have not been taken. Were all working to complete discovery, State Attorney Catherine Vogel said. I know [the public defenders office] has been doing everything they can. Bozarth, 40, did not appear in court Tuesday.She is charged with the 2007 slaying of husband Edward Bozarth, 62, aboard the familys houseboat, the Screw U 2 docked at Gilberts Marina of Key Largo.Denise Bozarth moved off the houseboat and out of the county about a week before Edward Bozarths badly decomposed body, stuffed into a canvas sack and concealed in the engine compartment, was discovered. The medical examiner ruled he had been bludgeoned to death. Detectives with the Sheriffs Office always suspected Denise Bozarth but lacked enough evidence until a warrant was obtained in March 2012. Acquaintances told detectives that Denise had talked of killing her husband and reportedly tried to hire a former boyfriend to do it.She told friends she expected to receive $650,000 that her husband had inherited from his mother, according to Detective Jason Madnicks arrest affidavit.IN THE COURTS KNAPPER BOZARTHBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.comMan shoots out womans car windowKey West police responded in full force to a New Town home on Sunday after an apparent domestic dispute escalated into a gunshot, then a brief standoff with suspect James Bogoeff. Bogoeff, 32, was arrested after his father, James Bogoeff Sr., entered the home and brought out his son despite police telling him to stay back. Boegoff Jr. is charged with misdemeanor firing a weapon in public and criminal mischief, both misdemeanors; and shooting a vehicle, resisting arrest and tampering with evidence, all felonies. Hes being held at the Monroe County Detention Center without bond. Boegoffs girlfriend, Jessica Stockton, called police from the Staples Street home around 4 a.m. She was in her 2010 Nissan leaving when the rear drivers side window shattered. Stockton told Officer Anna Dykes she thought [Bogoeff] had thrown a rock at her car, according to reports. Upon closer examination of the window casing, police found bullet shards, apparently from a .40-caliber Glock handgun. Not knowing what they were dealing with, police set up a perimeter around the house. Thats when Officer Robert Currul was approached by the older Boegoff. He recognized me from past contacts and asked if he could go into the house to retrieve his son, Currul wrote in a report. I told him he could not enter. He did not listen to those orders. Several minutes later James Sr. escorted James Jr. from inside of the house. Asearch of the home following the arrest revealed 10 guns including the Glock and an AK-47, along with various types of ammunition, holsters and other weapon accessories.Weapons cache later found inside houseCRIME FRONT BOGOEFFKeynoter Staff ROADSIDE CLEANUP Six members of U.S.Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 13-2 of Marathon cleaned three miles of U.S.1 in a recent effort to prevent trash from getting into the water.Ten large bags of trash were filled with assorted car and motorcycle parts,wire cable,clothing,light bulbs,plastic,Styrofoam and the like.Here,Bob Hires,Don Weston, John Mattern and Tom Wiebbecke show some of the trash.Tim OConnell and Dottie Mattern helped.
tion, but a Kentuckian by birth, he jokes. Robertsfather went to law school and worked for a financial organization that moved the family all over the South growing up. Hes spent time in Kentucky, Alabama, Louisiana, Georgia and, finally, Fort Myers, on Floridas southwest coast. Roberts attended the University of Florida, enlisted in the U.S. Army and eventually earned a masters degree in rehabilitation counseling. I ended up at Fort Sam Houston [in Texas] during the latter days of the Vietnam War, in the burn ward working with rehab patients, he said. I did group counseling with the burn patients and their families.Roberts later went into private practice as a family counselor before deciding at age 36 to attend the fouryear divinity program at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. I finally decided the ministry was what I should be doing, he said.Roberts dove in head first after graduation, taking on an associate pastor position at the 1,000-member St. John Lutheran in Ocala. There was a grade school and high school on the roughly 30-acre church property.The senior pastor for 30 years left and I ended up being the senior pastor there for four years, he said. All the while, Roberts said he kept a close eye on positions opening up in the Keys. But you dont just apply for open spots in the Lutheran church you must be nominated and accept a call for service. You dont know youre on the list before they make the call, he said.As fate or Gods will would have it, Roberts received and accepted the call from Martin Luther Chapel in the summer of 1993. He was also on lists in Arizona and Hawaii, he said.We believe that Gods spirit directs people to the right person for the position, he said.Ahumble and quiet man, Roberts has made the most of his time here in the Keys. In the mid-1990s, Roberts accepted the position as Sheriffs Office chaplain. Hes held the unpaid job for more than 15 years.Roberts presides over some ceremonies, but his main work was to counsel deputies and jail inmates in need of spiritual guidance. He took a hands-on approach to the job, taking part in ridealongs and spending five years as a TraumaStar air ambulance flight medic. Sheriff Rick Ramsay has known Roberts for years and said hes always been solid and reliable. Hes done a lot in the jail programs to help reduce recidivism rates. Were happy for him to move on to another part of his life, but its a sad day for us, he said. Roberts helped start, and has remained involved with, Keys Area Interdenominational Resources in 1998. The Middle Keys nonprofit provides food and other assistance to residents in need. KAIR Director Marje Roberts no relation has worked with Roberts for years. She says the chapel contributes money and that Roberts encourages individuals to volunteer or donate funds, as well. Hes just a very kind and quiet man; hell be very missed by a lot of people in town.... He never brags or toots his own horn, Marje Roberts said. As for his main job guiding the Martin Luther congregation, Roberts said he relies heavily on Paula. Shes been a teacher and principal at the churchs now-closed school, as well as choir director, organist and pianist over 20 years. I told them [before I came] youre getting a team ministry. I got the degree, but a lot of the work was done by her, Roberts said. Without her, this ministry would not be what it is. Thats not to say Paula does it all on her own. Longtime church member David Mueller said Roberts is great pastor and a patient person. Mueller is the Lutheran pastor who founded the Martin Luther Chapel in 1964. He rejoined the church after retiring in 1999. The congregation really loves him and depends on him for the kind of spiritual care that he provides. Hes a real pastor to many people, Mueller said.Don and Paula are in the process of moving to a home they purchased in Leesburg, near Orlando. He said hell enjoy being close to his children and grandchildren, as well as making the occasional bass fishing trip to Minnesota.The Saturday reception will be held from 2 to 3 p.m., with dinner following from 3 to 5. Mayor Craig Cates said a plan to move the citys homeless shelter to a new location while expanding services to a 24-7 operation is progressing quickly behind the scenes. Cates has made homeless-related issues the centerpiece of his two elected terms in office beginning in October 2009. His next goal is to move the Keys Overnight Temporary Shelter from county-owned property at the Monroe County Sheriffs Office on Stock Island down College Road to city-owned property, formerly the site of Easter Seals. At the same time, Cates wants to alter the mission of KOTS from a sunset-to-sunrise operation into a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week comprehensive service center providing food, counseling, limited medical help and other amenities. You might not be able to tell it, but were moving forward, Cates said Tuesday. He said before the shelter moves, the city would require itself to get a conditional-use permit for the public service zoning designation, assuring that residents would have multiple opportunities for public input.Anything like a homeless shelter would have to go through the conditional-use process and all the citizens could give their input, he said.Cates said city staff has issued a task order to St. Petersburg-based Hayes Cummings Architects to come up with a design, construction plan and price tag for the proposed center.Im still working with the county to help fund it, Cates said, explaining that although the countys homeless are concentrated in Key West, the problem is Keyswide.He was encouraged that in recent years, the number of homeless has dropped from a 2002 high of 2,151 in Monroe County to the 2011 figure of about 500, with some 246 in Key West, according to data compiled by the Southernmost Homeless Assistance League. Cates attributed the decrease to tougher ordinances that restrict camping in vehicles and public parks, drinking in public and panhandling.The good news is that the count is down thanks to our stricter ordinances. The next step is to give help to the ones that want it, he said.The Southernmost Homeless Assistance League manages KOTS for the city through an annual budget appropriation of about $450,000.Tuesday, the Key West City Commission was set to extend SHALs management lease, which expires Sept. 1, on a month-to-month basis. That vote took place after press time but was expected to pass.Commissioner Tony Yaniz said that providing services, while well intentioned, is treating the symptom. As a nation, weve got to talk about mental health. Wednesday,April 3,2013 3A Keynoter KeysNet.com Key Largo Volunteer Fire DepartmentEmergency Board of Directors MeetingWednesday,April 3,at7:30 pmFire Station 24, MM 99 O/S 1 East Dr., Key Largo451-2700 Published 04/03/13 The Keynoter Newspaper, Marathon, FL 33050 Hearing TestCALLFOR APPT. IN-HOME SERVICENathan Trigoboff (H.A.S., Doctor of Education)C.I.CNearly invisible 100% Digital$79500THE OPTICAL SHOPPEDR. BOILINI'S OFFICE743-8316451-14812375 O/S Hwy., Marathon KeyKey Largowww.hearingaidman.com OPEN FITS $995.00 THE HEARING AID MAN ment, we could have some problems, Albury said. Maybe we can find some sort of compromise. Marathon guide Diego Cordova said a ban on taking bonefish to a dock for tournaments wouldnt bother me a bit. I really dont see any reason to bring them in, Cordova said. Theres been a decline in the bonefish population since the [January 2010] cold. Now were actually starting to see more bonefish and its nice to have them around.Astudy by University of Miami researchers indicates that a living Florida Keys bonefish is worth about $3,500 annually to the sportfishing and tourism economy potentially $75,000 over the life of the fish.To harvest a tarpon, anglers must have a prepurchased $50 tarpon tag aboard the boat when the fish is taken. Current law allows a daily bag limit of two tarpon. Arule change would ban the harvest of tarpon unless the angler holds a tarpon tag and is in pursuit of an IGFArecord.The International Game Fish Association generally requires a fish to be weighed at an approved scale before it can be considered for world-record status. Few tarpon now are harvested in Keys waters, but a controversial tournament series in Boca Grande in Southwest Florida requires that tarpon be brought to scales for weighing and videotaping. All fish are released but many do not survive. The Save the Tarpon group was founded to campaign against the televised tournaments practices. Nalley said that during a Monday workshop in St. Petersburg, some anglers maintained that since tarpon numbers appear to be healthy, there is no reason to tighten regulations. Tarpon is one of those species that people on both sides feel passionate about, she said. FWC staff started working on rule changes for tarpon and bonefish after a plan to create special game fish and sport fish categories was dropped because of opposition. Board Chairman Kenneth Wright and other commissioners then directed staff to focus on tarpon and bonefish. The tarpon and bonefish rule changes are scheduled to reach the FWC board at its April 17 meeting in Tallahassee. An online webinar and call-in workshop will be held at 6 p.m. April 8. For information on taking part, go to www.myfwc.com .Decision due on April 17From Fish,1AChurch isnt his only passionFrom Roberts,1A Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYA helicopter crew inspects Florida Keys Electric Cooperative lines and poles in Marathon Tuesday morning.Each year,the co-op and Keys Energy Services do such aerial surveys to check if there are problems that cant be seen from the ground.CHECKING THE LINESKOTS move making progressSt.Pete firm is coming up with plansBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY WEST Keynoter photo by SEAN KINNEYMayor Craig Cates attributes the reduction in the number of homeless people to tough laws,including one that limits panhandling to marked zones like this one next to Mallory Square.
Opinion & EditorialWednesday,April 3,2013 Florida Keys Keynoter 4A 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: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 743-6397 Letters to the Editor EDITORIALRecycling stats must get betterLETTERS TO THE EDITORSequester hurts eldersThe devastating impact of the sequestration on older Americans is becoming more apparent each day. The loss of more than $1 million in Older Americans Act funding in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties reduces the ability of lower-income older people to receive a nutritious meal each day. This means that 818 elders will lose meals at congregate meal sites such as the Little Havana Activities and Nutrition Centers, Miami-Dade and Monroe County-administered centers, Catholic Charities, Jewish Community Services and others. In addition, another 191 frail, homebound elders will lose Meals-on-Wheels, this year thereby increasing the risk that they will end up in a nursing home. This equals a total of 142,000 fewer meals in our community for more than 1,000 people in need. Funding for supportive services, such as transportation and homemaker and personal care, as well as care-giver support, will be reduced by another $200,000. The human impact of these reductions is being experienced throughout Florida and the United States. Elected officials must re-address the federal budget in more creative ways that do not harm older people who want to remain at home and the community. Max B. Rothman, president Alliance for Aging MiamiGastesi not blamelessAs a former law enforcement officer, it continues to amaze me that County Administrator Roman Gastesi has not been fired, indicted or arrested for his part in the iPad and iPhone theft scandal. He is at the very least guilty of receiving stolen property. I guess it must be extenuating circumstances, as the say, why the countys former Technical Services director might go to jail. Then the boss gets a slap on the wrist, a formal reprimand by the county commissioners. When are we going to get real with this whole situation? Tucker DeGraw Key Colony BeachIve never been an educator, but Ive known a lot of great teachers. Great teachers have a passion for reaching every one of their students, and Ive seen them try over and over again, sometimes using different teaching techniques to get through to struggling kids.For teachers, the fundamental goal is the education of every student regardless of the circumstances. At the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, we share a similar passion. We view any violation of environmental rules, and the environmental damage that can often occur as a result, failure. This is why we work diligently to prevent these violations from ever occurring in the first place. Make no mistake: When a failure has occurred, we believe that firm environmental action, including the assessment of financial penalties, may be needed to reduce the likelihood of a future violation. However, to measure the efforts of our staff only by the number and magnitude of the penalties collected as a result of these failures is frustrating to us.To continue to do so, year after year, without any apparent attempt to measure the results of our efforts shows a serious lack of understanding of our jobs and the fundamental goals of this agency.If you really want to know how good a job were doing, the first question to consider is our compliance rate. This would be like looking at the graduation rate or average standardized testing score of a school. Its how you tell an A school from a C school. This incredibly important question is constantly overlooked, and it certainly hasnt been reported to the public. In Florida, our long-term compliance rate has typically been between 85 and 90 percent. Thats the rate of inspections that revealed no violations, or only minor violations that caused no harm to the environment, such as a paperwork problem or a late monitoring report. Those numbers are above the national average, but as with a passionate educator, our incredible employees want to improve that rate.When DEPSecretary Herschel Vinyard and I came on board, increasing the compliance rate was an issue we explored right away. We learned that some of our regional offices were using a slightly different approach with regulated facilities and this approach was resulting in higher compliance rates.They were placing a greater emphasis on education and outreach, spending more time out in the community and participating in activities that went beyond conducting formal inspections. They sought out and cultivated positive relationships with regulated facilities, with the goal of achieving better compliance. Like teachers who stay after school to work with a child to improve their classroom performance, we had department staff going the extra mile to improve the environmental performance of regulated facilities. Since this approach was proven to enhance environmental compliance, we sought to expand it to the rest of the state in 2012. Last year, our education and outreach efforts reached tens of thousands of people and businesses through free training on our regulations and how to comply with them.For example, the South District has emphasized the implementation of the departments Small Business Assistance Program, and has enrolled more than 60 small and medium-sized businesses into the application process. This program encourages start-up environmental businesses to conduct their work with the state, and provides extra support and marketing for emerging local environmental stakeholders.The response was remarkable, and the results speak for themselves. Our significant compliance rate last year improved from 90 to 94 percent. Put another way, only 6 percent of facilities inspected revealed major violations of our regulations or were causing some kind of environmental harm, compared with 10 to 15 percent historically. Weve never before come close to that kind of performance.Now that you have a better understanding of what is really important at the department, you can understand why I am very proud of our regulatory staff. Please understand that there isnt one employee at the department who isnt striving to improve the environment.The thousands of committed employees at the department are using sound science and are being encouraged to continue innovating in order to achieve even higher compliance rates in the future. That is the standard by which we want to be judged. Jeff Littlejohn is deputy secretary of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.State says Keys are pitifully low; businesses have to become part of the solution, not stand backMonroe County is proud to announce a total recycling rate of 26 percent for calendar year 2011. That announcement, made Monday by the countys Public Works director, is not cause for celebration. Monroe County continues to lag behind the rest of the state when it comes to recycling. Alachua County, home to the University of Florida, manages a 50 percent recycling rate in the latest figures reported by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. Collier County, which includes the city of Naples, scored 40 percent on the latest recycling report. Statewide, Florida expects to reach a recycling goal of 75 percent by 2020. That means Keys residences and businesses will have to triple current levels of recycling to make that goal. Kevin Wilson, Monroes Public Works director, properly points out that even though Monroe has made small gains, the real improvement needs to come from businesses. Only 23 percent of commercial businesses in the Keys participate in scheduled recycling collection programs, according to the DEP. In Broward County, by contrast, that figure stands at 100 percent.Here in the Keys, where the number of empty beer cans and glass bottles per capita ranks among the highest in Florida, Monroes recycling performance lags far behind.Aluminum cans, with a ready market and actual profits for recycling, are a good indicator of how well were doing. In the Keys, aluminum cans recycled went from 5 percent in 2007 to 8 percent in 2011, the latest statewide figures released by DEP. Thats pitiful. We did better on plastic bottles, with recycling rates climbing from 14 percent in 2007 to 39 percent in 2011. Thats good. Steel cans (lots of beer is still sold in that container, especially here in the Keys) went from 6 percent in 2007 to 9 percent in 2011. Again, pitiful. Glass, which should be a no-brainer for recycling, actually dropped from 10 percent recycled in 2007 to 3 percent in 2011. Unacceptable. Clearly, for Monroe County to improve on recycling, bars and restaurants that account for so much of the cans and bottles consumed here need to be engaged.Thats the same message from the state: Statewide, Florida has maintained a 30 percent recycling rate for a second consecutive years, according to Jorge Caspary, director of DEPs Division of Waste Management. However, Florida businesses must become more involved in recycling in order for us to achieve success.Theres the challenge, Keys businesses. Are you going to be part of the solution or remain part of the problem?Wayne Markham . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Publisher Larry Kahn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Editor Richard Tamborrino . . .Advertising/New Bus.Dev.Dir. Kathie Bryan . . . . . . . . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . . . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . . . . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2013 Keynoter Publishing Co. DEPcompliance is a two-way streetGUEST COLUMN LITTLEJOHN Whos behind the bunny costume?Bunny delivers joyAspecial thanks goes to the Monroe County Sheriffs Office for transporting the Easter bunny to the Kreative Kids Christian Academy and Grace Jones Day Care for the childrens Easter celebrations. All the children really enjoyed getting photos with the bunny. Can you figure out which officer drove the bunny? Karen MacCrory, director Kreative Kids Christian Academy Marathon Dragon boats back in MarathonIt never really left, but the Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival is technically coming back to Marathon after the events former organizer attempted to move it to Key West. The City Council on March 26 approved the use of Sombrero Beach for the fifth annual daylong event, scheduled for May 11. It also allowed beer, wine and food vending for the event.Former event director Karen Bowers was denied Monroe County Tourist Development Council funding for the Marathon event, so she tried a move to Key West. She announced in February the event was cancelled due to the U.S. Navy closing Truman Harbor to non-federal and non-government boat traffic.Navy spokeswoman Trice Denny issued a response the same day stating the Navy never denied the event and that it was working with the city as recently as December to put it on. Denny said the only caveat was that event planners be aware that operational requirements in the harbor could take precedence over any special event like the races. For example, if a ship or diving unit had to come in on short notice.Apparently, Bowers never went to the Key West City Commission looking for support, and shes since left the Keys. High Five Dragon Boat LLC is taking over the races.High Five Marketing Director Christine Canevari said while the company is new, several employees have worked the Marathon event in the past. We dont want to see this go away and after a couple weeks of chatting, we decided to get it up and running, she said. Were taking a risk, but the dragon boat community really likes coming to Marathon. Canevari said this years event might be smaller than in years past due to the late move to Marathon, but that five local teams and eight to 10 teams outside the Keys are expected to race. Heron Peacock Supported Living, a Marathon nonprofit, will receive proceeds from beer sales.Former chief tried to move to Key WestBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHONFalse gun alarm at schoolMonroe County Sheriffs Office deputiesresponse late Tuesday morning to reports a Coral Shores High School student may be armed with a gun was massive and immediate, the schools principal said. Details of the incident were sketchy Tuesday afternoon, but Principal David Murphy said the two deputies assigned to protect the high school, known as school resource officers, received word from a teacher that a male student may have brought a gun to school. Murphy said the teacher was likely told of the possibly armed student by classmates. The deputies removed the student from a classroom after getting the tip and searched his backpack and locker. No gun was found, said Deputy Becky Herrin, Sheriffs Office spokeswoman. The boy denied bringing a weapon to school, Herrin and Murphy said. The entire incident lasted less than five minutes, Herrin said, and the school was not put on lockdown. Before any other deputies could arrive, it was all over, Herrin said in an e-mail. SROs handled it all. But deputies were prepared for the worst and raced to the Plantation Key school. The false alarm comes a little more than a week after the Sheriffs Office conducted mock shooting exercises at schools countywide in hopes deputiestraining could help prevent tragedies like Decembers Newtown, Conn., school massacre. When it was phoned in and the police heard gun and school,the response by law enforcement was heavy and on edge, Murphy said. Its good to know they respond in that way. Herrin said three deputies arrived at the school almost immediately after they received the report at 11 a.m. More units were en route, Herrin said. Five other deputies arrived after the emergency call was cancelled at 11:05 a.m., she said. Murphy said the student at the center of the incident is not a troublemaker, nor have there been any reports that he was the target of bullying. We will be doing a follow up investigation into where the information came from, Herrin said.No weapon discovered at Coral ShoresBy DAVID GOODHUEdgoodhue@keysreporter.comUPPER KEYS Only 23 percent of commercial businesses in the Keys participate in scheduled collection programs, according to the DEP.
Wednesday,April 3,2013 5A Keynoter KeysNet.com BusinessGroup to review cruise bill of rightsApush for a bill of rights for cruise ship passengers has caught the attention of the industrys main trade group.Sen. Charles Schumer (DN.Y.) has proposed that the industry voluntarily adopt a set of guarantees based on the airline passenger bill of rights, which has already gone into effect. He called for the action in response to a string of horrifying and dangerous incidents aboard international cruise ships, according to a statement, which also includes a copy of a letter Schumer wrote to the Cruise Lines International Association and the International Maritime Organization.Schumers statement invokes the February fire and loss of power aboard the Carnival Triumph as well as a similar incident aboard the Carnival Splendor in 2010. It also mentions mechanical or technical issues that struck the Carnival Dream Legend and Elation last month. Carnival is conducting a review of its fleet and has already announced planned upgrades to Triumph and another ship being overhauled, Carnival Sunshine .The proposal includes giving customers the right to disembark a docked ship if basic provisions cannot be provided; a full refund if a trip is abruptly canceled because of mechanical problems; onboard professional medical attention in case of a health emergency; current information about changes to travel plans because of a mechanical issue or emergency; a crew that is trained in emergency and evacuation procedures; and backup power in case a generator fails.In a response, the Cruise Lines International Association said the group looks forward to reviewing Schumers proposal.The safety and comfort of passengers are the cruise industrys top priorities and are fundamental to our business, CLIAsaid in a statement. While the industry must adhere to strict international and national regulations, wherever and whenever our ships operate, we also continuously strive through industry-initiated policies and ongoing reviews to improve upon our practices to help ensure the best vacation experience for all or our guests.Schumer is urging the industry to adopt the measures for now and calling an international investigation of oversight and enforcement in countries where cruise ships are flagged.Action comes after several Carnival woesBy HANNAH SAMPSONhsampson@MiamiHerald.comTOURISMThe Carnival Triumphhad a Feb.10 engine fire that left the ship stranded in the Gulf of Mexico with more than 4,000 passengers aboard for five days. BUSINESS BRIEFSFirst State Bank boosts 2 staffersFirst State Bank of the Florida Keys promoted Mike Gonzalez to vice president/information technology manager and Jen Fish to assistant vice president/ Loan Closing Department manager. Gonzalez joined First State in 2009 as assistant vice president/ITmanager, bringing 16 years of bankingrelated IT experience. He holds an associates degree in information systems management from Prospect Hall College in Hollywood, Fla. Fish joined the bank in 2001 and has held various positions from loan administrative assistant to loan systems analyst/ closing coordinator and supervisor. She holds a bachelors degree in communications from Randolph-Macon Womans College in Lynchburg, Va., and has more than 20 years of banking experience.Panel:General can use Cohiba nameAfederal panel says General Cigar Co. Inc. can continue using the Cohiba trademark on its cigars in the U.S. The ruling is the latest in the nearly 16-year-old legal battle with Cubas state-run cigar company over the signature Cuban cigar brand. The Richmond, Va.,based subsidiary of Swedish Match AB said Thursday that the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board dismissed Cubatabacos petition asking it to cancel the companys trademark. The panel ruled that because courts have held Cubatabaco cant sell its cigars in the U.S, it has no standing to challenge the Cohiba trademark in the country. General Cigar says it has sold its Dominican Cohiba cigar in the U.S. since the early 1980s. It received its first registration of the Cohiba trademark in the U.S. in 1981. Associated PressBusiness Guild marks 35 yearsTickets have gone on sale for the Key West Business Guilds 35th anniversary celebration. Its set for 7 to 9 p.m. April 19 at the San Carlos Institute on Duval Street.The guild was formed on 1978 by a group of gay guesthouse owners who wanted an organization to promote Key West as a major gay tourist destination. Today, there are now more than 450 members strong.Admission is $20 for general admission, $40 for VIPreserved seating. To find out more, call 294-4603.Mattress store opens in Key WestMattress Firm, a national mattress retailer, has opened a new store at 3020 N. Roosevelt Blvd. in Key West.The 6,000-square-foot store is open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sundays.Mattress Firm says it has more than 55 different models of mattresses from top manufacturers such as Sealy, Serta and Simmons. Overall, it has more than 1,000 stores across 28 states. GONZALEZ FISH KEYSNET.COM
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Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM WEDNESDAY,APRIL 3,2013 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 6B Play ball! Love baseball and traveling? Combine the two to see all of the Major League ball parks. Story, 3B Earth Day Earth Day starts early in the Florida Keys with Native Plant Day on Saturday in Key Largo. Story, 2B B Sports & OutdoorsFishing CommunityLifestyle Ourmarket leadingratesare nowavailabletoyou!*Ratesarebasedonloanamountsthatare$100,000.01andover.Loanamountsthatare lessthan$100.000.00willbesubjecttoarateincrease.TheAnnualPercentageRate(APR) iscalculatedonaloanamountof$100,000forthepurchaseofasinglefamilyprimary residence.Thisannualrateofinterestexampletakesintoaccounta20%downpayment. Conchs sweep Flanagan HighKey West Highs softball team appeared to be on its way to an easy sweep of Saturdays morning-afternoon doubleheader at the Back Yard until Flanagan rallied for two runs in the fifth inning of the second game to cut the Conchslead to 4-3. But the home team had Brooke Wood, called up from the junior varsity, so there was nothing to worry about. Wood found herself at the plate in the sixth with runners at second and third. She cracked a line drive foul down the left-field line, then did it again, causing the Flanagan left fielder to complain about having to chase down the balls.Two more fouls followed, one pulled way left, one hit into the backstop. Then Wood, like a seasoned veteran, went to the opposite field, lining a single to right to score the two runs and make it 6-3.I was thinking that I had to hit the ball the best I can, Wood said, after the Conchs went on to a 7-5 victory.Assistant coach Bubba Osterhoudt, who coaches the JVteam, couldnt have been more pleased, saying of Wood, Shes turned her batting around 100 percent thats why I put her at the five spot as the designated hitter. Shes a dedicated young girl.As for playing on the varsity, Wood smiled and said, Its different, its a higher lever, but its fun. Key West won the second game behind the pitching of Jewls Castillo after winning the opener, 7-2, with Desirae Laguna allowing only two hits over the last four innings. The Conchs, down 2-0 in the opener, scored six runs in the fourth inning on three hits, the last of which was a two-run triple by Selyne Casas. Flanagan made two errors in the inning. In the second game, the Conchs scored three runs in the third to take a 4-0 lead. Two runs scored when Raquel Schoneck, bounced a hit to left field and toured the bases when the ball got loose in left field. Lauren Schoneck followed with a single and later came home on a double by Devin Osterhoudt. It was the third consecutive victory for the Conchs, who improved to 7-9. They will play Gulliver Prep at 4 today in Miami.Wood slams game winner for 6-3 winBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorKEY WEST SOFTBALL Sails starting to flourishIts no April fools joke: The sailfish have begun to arrive.Theres a reason the World Sailfish Championship takes place in Key West each April. This is the month the sails pour through the Florida Straits for their annual spawn.Youll find them offshore of the reef deeper than at any other time of the year. You may see a few strays as shallow as 20 to 30 feet, but the vast majority is traveling in the 120to 200-foot depths.Along their journey, they are eager to eat. Theyre typically not overly fussy as to which baits they will take, but their favorites are ballyhoo, pilchards, cigar minnows and goggle eyes. Further offshore, the dolphin are a bit more prevalent. Weve had reports of fish anywhere from 300 to 1,000 feet. This early in the dolphin season, you need to cover a lot of water to get into the fish, so running and gunning, rather than trolling, is the more productive strategy.Rigged ballyhoo are the staple, but live baits such as pinfish or pilchards will help to entice the more finicky eaters.There have also been reports of nice-size blackfin tuna fish in the 15to 20pound class taken at the humps. Most of the larger fish, again, are taken on live baits such as pilchards.On the reef, the yellowtail snapper bite remains steady, with an increase in larger size fish. Head to the 80to 90-foot depths to find the flags. Staying in 40 to 60 feet of water, you will add large mangroves to your yellowtail catches.The weeks bestCapt. Diego Cordova of Flat Out Sportfishing in Marathon reports more life on the flats with the warmer weather. He guided 18 yearold Jim Fullerton to a 130pound tarpon release after a 50-minute battle. Capt. Jeff Knapp of Beckoning Charters in Marathon has also had a consistent tarpon bite at the Seven Mile Bridge, with fish around the 80-pound mark. Blue Magic Charters out of Keys Fisheries in Marathon, with Capt. Larry Bell and mate Alex Bell, fished regulars Bob Weiner and Nick Allen from Latrobe, Pa., who caught a nice mess of yellowtails. Fishing on the charter boats out of Captain Pips Marina and Hideaway in Marathon, Capt. Howard Kelley has also been putting groups on the yellowtails. The Farrell family, from Douglas Ark., and the Bridges family, from Edinboro, Pa., all enjoyed snapper dinners. Capt. Chris Johnson is a member of the Yamaha National Fishing Team and specializes in offshore, gulf/bay, reef/wreck, shark and tarpon fishing with SeaSquared Charters out of Captain Pips Marina and Hideaway Marathon. You can reach him at 743-5305, http://SeaSquaredCharters.c om and http://Facebook.com /MarathonFishing FISHING THE FLORIDA KEYSPhoto by BERT BUDDEThe ConchsBrooke Wood gets set to score from third base during Saturdays first game against Flanagan High. Chris Johnson CaptainsColumn White family came from Flushing,Mich.,specifically to catch sailfish.The SeaSquaredcrew was happy to put them on two on Monday. Canes host district meetCoral Shores High runners own the home-track edge April 10 when District 16-2A Track and Field Meet takes place at George M. Barley Jr. Stadium in Tavernier.Seven girls teams and six boys teams are scheduled to compete in the day-long state qualifying meet, beginning with preliminaries at 9:30 a.m. Event championships begin around 3:30 p.m. Several Canes, like Steven Chadwick in the boys1600 meters and Iris Dunn in the girlshurdles, have a solid chance of scoring medal finishes in individual events, said Coral Shores head coach Mary Jo Fry.Our boys relay teams have been running well all spring, Fry said. They look pretty strong. In a recent team win over LaSalle, all four Cane relay squads won their events. Tom Johnson, J.D. Mulkeen, Steven Chadwick and Tayler Russell ran the 4x400; Jesse Wollangk, Rion Hunter, Rex Zimmerman and Pablo Gonzalez ran the 4x800; and Demond Scott, Emilio Sanchez, Mulkeen and Johnson won the 4x100. The girls 4x800 team Makayla Cuppett, Chloe Stokes, Ivy Summers, Jara Oseguera also could qualify as a top-four team that advances to the Region 4-2AMeet, in Belle Glade on April 19. District 16-2Aincludes Key West High School, Archbishop Carroll, Carrollton, Gulliver Prep, Ransom Everglades and St. Brendan.CORAL SHORES TRACKBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.comDolphins are back in actionMarathon High School sports teams return to action this week after a weeklong Spring Break.The Dolphins baseball and softball teams did see action during the off week on a scheduled road trip to Orlando, while the tennis squad has been preparing for its District 16 tournament.The softball Dolphins are in the midst of a solid 16-7 campaign and won all three games in Orlando. Two of those wins came against large Class-7Aschools. Marathon is a Class-3Aprogram.The girls are scheduled to visit Coral Springs Charter School on Friday at 6 p.m. and play their final two games of the regular season at home on April 11 and 12. Theyre slated to host Key West High at 7 p.m. on the 11th, while start time for Doral Academy on the 12th has yet to be determined.The baseball team posted a 1-2 record on its Orlando trip and now sits at 10-8.The Dolphins were scheduled to host Coral Shores High Tuesday in a South Florida Baseball Conference matchup, but results were not available at press time.The Dolphins are scheduled to host Miami County Day in another conference game Friday at 7 p.m.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON SPORTSWeeks wins SmokinTuna 5KKey Wester Douglas Weeks led Saturdays SmokinTuna 5K Tuna Trot all the way, finishing in 16 minutes, 41 seconds a record for the Key West course that beat his own record from the 2012 Road to Graduation 5K by about 30 seconds. Key West High crosscountry runner Everett Wagner was next across the line, just seconds behind Weeks. Another Key West High runner, Connor Chaney, was third overall.First place among women was Shannon Grady from Exton, Pa., finishing fourth overall with a time of 18:25.Masters runners were led by Marathon Laura Grube in 21:10 for the women and Key Wests Daren Cassani at 21:17 for the men.The race, which attracted 350 runners, benefited the coral restoration program of Mote Marine Laboratory of Sarasota, which has a satellite branch on Summerland Key.Walkers were led by Summerland Keys Larry Ferguson with a 30:42 among men, and Key Wests Katheryn Kilroy among women with a time of 35:48.The course started at the Florida Keys EcoDiscovery Center and had runners and walkers go through Fort Zachary Taylor State Park and onto a single track trail.RUNNING
KeysNet.com Keynoter 2B Wednesday,April 3,2013 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 10amCasual,Gourmet Oceanfront Dining LAttitudes review Feb. 1, 2002Filet Mignon butter tender andcooked to perfection Sunset DinnersNo w only $15.95per person7 nights a week(except holidays)Must be seated by 5:15 pm LivingKeys embracing the planetAlthough April 22 marks the worldwide commemoration of Earth Day, in the Florida Keys outdoor events and volunteer activities for visitors take place up to, including and beyond the oneday planetary celebration.PennekampNative Plant Day is planned for 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, mile marker 102 oceanside.Nursery volunteers from the Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park are to share insights into the importance of native plants, how to propagate and care for them, and how to plant butterfly gardens. Organizations including the Florida Native Plant Society, Izaak Walton League, Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, National Park Service and Reef Environmental Education Foundation are to set up informational booths.Janice Duquesnel, the Florida Park Services Keys biologist, is to present Nature Inspired Landscapes: Native Plants for Small Yard Landscape Design at 10 a.m. inside the Visitor Center and Aquarium Auditorium. Two 45-minute nature walks are planned through the tropical hardwood hammock, with departures scheduled at 11:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m.Aplein air exhibition by members of the Art Guild of the Purple Isles also is planned, as are an art contest for school-age youth and other childrens activities. The park entrance fee is to be waived for those attending the event. For more information, call 451-1202.5K race SaturdayCelebrate Saturday during the Friends and Volunteers of RefugesEarth Day 5K Run/Walk starting at McCoy Indigenous Park, at Atlantic Boulevard and White Street in Key West. Earth-friendly recyclable awards are to be given to the top overall male and female, top masters male and female and firstand second-place runners in age groups ranging from 9 and under to 70plus. Additional awards await top 5K walk finishers. Final registration and race packet pickup at the park is set for 5 to 7 p.m. Friday or on race day at 7 a.m. The race begins at 8 a.m. Participants age 14 and over pay a $15 advance registration fee or $20 on race day, while participants 13 and under pay $10 in advance or $15 on race day. Race T-shirts are to be given to the first 100 registered participants. To register, visit www .southernmostrunners .com .Lionfish dinnerMultiple efforts are under way to rid Florida Keys waters of the Indo-Pacific red lionfish, whose rapidly growing populations in Atlantic Ocean waters are outcompeting native fish for food and territory. On April 16 at the Fish House Encore in Key Largo, staff from the Reef Environmental Educational Foundation are to co-host Lionfish, Food and Wine Night. The marine conservation foodie event spotlights the importance of capturing lionfish and protecting the environment from these invasive reef fish.Participants can enjoy a four-course tapas-style meal paired with wines, lionfish educational materials and information about cooking techniques. Encores Chef Peter is to demonstrate how to clean, fillet and prepare the delicious fish, whose delicate white meat is likened to that of snapper, grouper and hogfish.The event begins at 6:30 p.m. and reservations are required. Cost is $65 per person and includes dinner, wines, educational materials and a REEF lionfish cookbook. To reserve a spot, call 451-0650.Movie festivalThe Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary is to present an Earth Day Movie Festival April 20 at the Florida Keys EcoDiscovery Center at 35 East Quay Road, at the Truman Waterfront in Key West. Starting at 10 a.m., a series of six hour-long films produced by the World Ocean Observatory and Compass Light Films highlights ocean climate, energy and biodiversity.They include Ocean Day: The Copenhagen Climate Talks, Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification, Exploring Bloody Wall, Census of Marine Life: Approach & Findings, Ocean Energy Innovators and Dark Horizon. The last film is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m.Admission is free.Bahia HondaFor the 18th year, the 524-acre Bahia Honda State Park, mile marker 36.8, is to host its annual Earth Day celebration April 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free family-friendly event features live music by various Keys favorites including the popular family band the Doerfels, a sand sculpture contest, fish printing, puppet shows, face painting, childrens games and marine touch tanks.Environmental exhibitions are to be presented by local groups including Marathons Turtle Hospital, Pigeon Key, the Florida Keys Astronomy Club and many more.For more information, call the Bahia Honda Sand and Sea Nature Center at 872-9807.Bridge cleanupThe Dolphin Research Center, mile marker 59 bayside on Grassy Key, is sponsoring a bridge cleanup April 25 for volunteers.Participants are to meet at 4:30 p.m. at the Toms Harbor Bridge, mile marker 60.6. The cleanup will begin at the parking area on the west end of the bridge on the ocean side and last until 5:45 p.m.Volunteers are encouraged to wear clothes, hats and shoes that can get wet or dirty, and bring bug repellent, sunscreen and a cutting tool. For more information, contact Courtney Coburn at 2891121, Ext. 231. The Dolphin Research Center also is to host its annual Ocean Day celebration May 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. That day, the center welcomes thirdand fifthgrade classes for a fun-filled day of watching the centers resident dolphins and learning about marine life, the Florida Keys environment and other topics. Presenters include numerous environmental and nature groups such as Bahia Honda State Park, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Turtle Hospital, Reef Relief and others.Several events commemorate Earth DayEARTH DAY Marlberry plants are among those likely to be on display at Native Plant Day on Saturday.Its a great plant dark green leaves,white flowers and berries.It also attracts a variety of wildlife such as butterflies. Lionfish wreak havoc on the reef ecosystem but they sure are tasty.The Fish House Encore in Key Largo hosts a lionfish dinner/education night on April 16. LIVING BRIEFSCollege has two open houses tonightFlorida Keys Community College is hosting prospective students and their families at open houses set for tonight at 6 p.m. at the colleges Stock Island campus on College Road and its Middle Keys campus at Marathon High School.The sessions are designed to introduce prospective students to the academic opportunities, support services and other activities at the college. The $30 application fee will be waived for those who submit an application during either open house.During the sessions, prospective students will meet faculty, staff and current students who will provide information about academic and career training programs; financial aid and scholarship opportunities; learning support resources; and clubs and activities. Anyone interested in attending and who has more questions can call 809-3271 today.Dodamead discusses time in BotswanaThe Friends of the Marathon Library host Marathon High School student Sarah Dodamead Thursday in the final season program of their annual speaker series. From June 28 to Aug. 2, 2012, Dodamead lived in Botswana with a family through the Experiment in International Living, a company thats been sending high-schoolers abroad since 1932 and working in Monroe County since 2006. Since then, more than 100 Keys students have gone abroad through Experiment. Thursdays free program at St. Columba Episcopal Church (52nd Street bayside, Marathon) starts with coffee, tea and cookies at 1:30 p.m. Dodameads talk begins at 2.Clinical herbalist talks to gardenersThe Key West Garden Club hosts retired clinical herbalist Constance N. Miller at its 1:30 p.m. Thursday meeting at the West Martello Tower, 1100 Atlantic Blvd. In her free talk, Miller will share a bit of her knowledge in a presentation titled Plants Herbalists Use to Restore Physical and Emotional Balance. For further information, contact Sandra McMannis at 619-5105.$100 ticket could get you new boatWith the help of the Marathon Boat Yard Marine Center, Edgewater Power Boats and Yamaha, Habitat for Humanity of the Middle Keys is selling raffle tickets for $100 each to win an EdgeWater 158CS with a Yamaha F70 engine and an EZ Loader trailer.Just 300 tickets will be sold. The winner will be drawn during the seventh annual Mothers Day Dolphin Tournament May 10 and 11 in Marathon. For more information, call 743-9828.
If youre a baseball fan opening night was Sunday looking to add a new pastime to your vacation itinerary, consider setting a goal to visit all 30 of the sports Major League stadiums. I began my crusade about five years ago, joining a growing number of other zealots making the pilgrimage to baseballs cathedrals. It has become such a popular pursuit that you can buy baseball-stadium maps to document where you have been and plot where you still need to go. The one decorating my den shows Im halfway through my odyssey, with 14 more fields of dreams still to be seen. If you need more memorabilia, theres also a book called The Major League Baseball Ball Park PassPort that provides tips about each stadium, with slots to file ticket stubs and a place to validate each visit with a rubber stamp. But all you really need is a love of baseball and a passion for exploring new places to relish this journey. All the baseball teams are based in cities with engrossing things to do and savory places to eat when you arent attending a game. These attractions should help the cause of fans trying to recruit a spouse or other traveling teammates who may not appreciate the pleasures of the game. My tour already has introduced me to things that wouldnt have been on my radar if I hadnt booked a trip to see a stadium.When I went to St. Louis to visit Busch Stadium in 2010, I rented a car one day and made the two-hour drive to Samuel Clemenschildhood home in Hannibal, the Mississippi River village that inspired Mark Twains best-known books about the childhood adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.The Hannibal visit had a ripple effect when I went to Boston to see Fenway Park, prompting me to rent another car to drive to Hartford, Conn., to visit the custombuilt home where he spent the happiest and most productive years of his adult life. When I went to Baltimore to see a game at Camden Yards, I took a water taxi out to Fort McHenry in the Chesapeake Bay to tour the site where Francis Scott Key watched American troops in 1814 thwart an all-night fusillade by English ships. Many of the stadiums are landmarks in their own right. My favorite stops so far have been baseballs oldest stadiums, Fenway Park (opened in 1912), and Wrigley Field (originally known as Weeghman Park when it opened in 1914) in Chicago. Both are located in wonderful neighborhoods that turn into street festivals during the three or four hours leading up to the game. The stadiums of more recent vintage all have their merits, too, largely because so many were built to evoke a sense of nostalgia. This retro movement started in 1992 when Baltimores Camden Yards opened. When drawing up your travel plans, strive to arrange your stadium visits so they coincide with your favorite teams trips to the same destinations. My favorite stadium sojourns so far have included my favorite team, the Oakland Athletics. Those trips gave me a chance to wear my greenand-gold Athleticsgear in hostile territory, which has led to lively repartee with the fans of the local team. Try to get tickets behind your teams dugout on the road. When I finally cross the final big-stadium off my list in a few years, I am going to have to find a new quest. Well, I hear there are lots of quaint minor-league baseball stadiums located in rustic towns all across America....Scholarships are availableIf its April, it means its scholarship season in the Keys in which graduating high-school seniors can apply to various organizations for financial help with college. Among the scholarships offered:The Key West Art Center has established a scholarship in honor of Martha Watson Sauer, a Works Progress Administration artist who arrived in Key West during the Great Depression at age 24 and stayed to make it the home that she returned to from travels around the world until she died in 2005. The $1,000 scholarship is intended for a high school student who wants to pursue an advanced degree in studio art. Applications are available through the Art Department at Key West High School or online atwww.keywestartcenter .com. The Key West Art Center is a nonprofit gallery at 301 Front St. Call 2941241 for more information.The Florida Keys Commercial Fishermens Association has scholarship applications available for college-bound students in all of Monroe Countys high schools. Check with your schools career councilor or download one from www .fkcfa.org/scholarships .aspx Preference is given to students whose families work in the commercial fishing industry. The deadline to apply is April 22. Send applications to the Florida Keys Commercial Fishermens Association, P.O. Box 501404, Marathon, FL33050.The Fishermens Community Hospital Auxiliary has college scholarships available. Applications are available at the hospitals front desk, 3301 Overseas Highway. Theyre due back by May 1. To find out more, call Dolores Larson at 395-2946.The Marathon and Lower Keys Association of Realtors has a scholarship for the winner of its essay contest. Applicants are asked to write an essay on How do you perceive Realtors as being an asset to the economy and our community? Interested students can pick up an application from Marathon High School guidance counselor Kathy Simpson (289-2467) or from the Realtorsoffice in the Gulfside Village plaza at mile marker 50 bayside (743-2485).Various groups offering help with college Wednesday,April 3,2013 3B Keynoter KeysNet.com ISLAND VILLA GENERALCONTRACTOR FREE ESTIMATE AND CONSULTATIONWe can build ANYTHING ... 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Marathon, FL 33050 Phone: (305) 289-9884 $19.95OILCHANGE Lube,oil and filter Includes up to 5 quarts of oilBMW,Jaguar and Mercedes $26.95Expires 4/30/13 Florida KeysBusiness Cards 18thAnnualHospitality Open Golf TournamentThanks to Our Generous Sponsors: Birdie Sponsors Casa Marina & The Reach Resort, Debonair Mechanical, Diamonds International, Doubletree by Hilton Grand Key Resort, FloridaKeys.com, Fury Water Adventures, Ocean Key Resort, Sun Hotel Collection, Tavern N Town, Westin Key West Resort & MarinaBeverage Car t Sponsor Tanzanite InternationalMajor Sponsors Barnes Alarm Systems, Best Western Key Ambassador, Crowne Plaza La Concha, Coconut Palm Inn, FHI Agency, Gardens Hotel, Hyatt Key West, Keys Energy, The Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, La Mer & Dewey House, Pier House Resort & Spa, Santa Maria Suites, Southernmost Hotel in the USA, Southernmost on the Beach, Strunk Ace Hardware, Waste ManagementClosest to the Pin Sponsors All Keys Gas, Forbes Hamilton Management, The HE2 Collection, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon, Old Town Trolley Tours of Key WestHole Sponsorships The Banyan Resort, BB&T, Black Fire Protection, Body Owners Physical Therapy, Capital Bank, Category 5 Design, Cheney Brothers, Coin-O-Matic, Comcast Business Class, Conch Tour Train, Edward Don, Fairfield Inn & Suites, First State Bank of the Florida Keys, George Neugent, HD Supply, Island Bay Resort, Island Safari Tours, Key West Finest, Key West Hospitality Inns, Keynoter, Margaritaville, PDI Communications, Pearls Key West, Raymond James, Rexel, Rum Bar at the Speakeasy Inn, Sheraton Suites Key West, Standard Textile, Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinklers, Weve Got the KeysMajor In Kind Sponsors Backcountry Cowboy, Cape Air, Centennial Bank, Drop Anchor Resort, Expedia.com, Florida Avenue Ale, Goldmans Bagel Deli, Island Advertising & Printing, Key West Express, Pepsi Refreshment Services, Premier Beverage, Pines & Palms Resort, Sysco, Walgreens D MONROE COUNTY SCHOOLS Ahome run: Tourof ball parksLove baseball? Try visiting all 30 stadiumsBy MICHAEL LIEDTKEAssociated PressTRAVELFenway Park in Boston is among the best places to catch a game.Its intimate and on game day,basically a party breaks out on the streets surrounding it. Marlins Park in Miami is Major League Baseballs newest stadium,and its pretty nice. Sadly,with the teams roster this year,that home-run thing in center field will likely get little use this year. LIVING BRIEFSBoating class starts SaturdayThe Key West Sail and Power Squadron is offering a two-day safe-boating class that starts on Saturday and ends on April 13. It covers boat handling, elementary seamanship, navigation aids, weather, marine radios, Florida boating regulations and more. The cost of $55 covers the cost of materials (a reduced rate of $70 is available for family members who are willing to share materials). Sessions will be 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Power Squadron building, 5205 College Road, Stock Island. To find out more, call Tim Bergin at 304-7247.Key West library book sale SaturdayThe Friends of the Key West Library will have their last book sale of the season on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Palm Garden next to the library, 700 Fleming St. There are loads of almost-new specials, childrens books, cookbooks and coffee-table specials, plus DVD TVseries. Proceeds go to the librarys programs, books and equipment.AIDS Help brunch set for Cafe SoleJohn and Judy Correa of Cafe Sole in Key West host their 12th annual AIDS Help brunch on Sunday at 11 a.m. at their restaurant at 1029 Southard St. For the main course, there is a choice of eight entrees. The finale will be Florida strawberries and chocolate zabayon or their Key lime pie with toasted marshmallow. The brunch includes unlimited mimosas and bellinis Cost is $50, with all proceeds benefiting AIDS Help. To make a reservation, call Pam DeMala at 296-6196.Middle Keys relay is this weekendThe Middle Keys Relay for Life benefiting the American Cancer Society takes over the Marathon Community Park Friday overnight into Saturday. It starts at 5 p.m. Friday with a celebration for cancer survivors and care givers. Throughout the evening until the Relay ends at noon Saturday, numerous activities will take place while at least one person from each Relay team continuously walks a makeshift track at the park.
KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Wednesday,April 3,2013 ACROSS 1Chaplins signature 6Genies beneficiary 13Body of belief 18Letters from Greece 19Cheerful20The Pequod,for one21Start of a verse on a well-dressed April fool 24Wrote a preamble 25___ glance 26Mary Louise 27Guevara 28Domingo or Pavarotti30___ tu:Verdi Opera31Goddesses of the seasons 34Has a ___:is tipsy 35Welcome item 36Give forth 40Word from Oliver Twist 41Emanation 42Flying prefix 43Weather indicator 44More of verse 50U-boat51Economist Greenspan52Shun 53Bury 54Lose temporarily56Maples winged fruit58Multiple creases 59Tout 61British boob tubes 63LA Tar Pits 66Ecole students 68Irish overcoat? 71To have,in Le Havre72Blue Nile source lake73Able was I ___ saw Elba 74Kangas baby 76More of verse81___ Quam Videri: North Carolina motto82Unfolds,poetically 83The Art of Love poet 84Vast land mass 85Kerouacs On the ___ 86Doctorate deg.87Key group of officers89Made with paraffin 91Chinese leader92___ -walsy:chummy93Linden or Holbrook 94___ Uno 97Genetic initials 98Ideal example 103End of verse 107Lip curls 108Entices 109Tripoli resident 110Gabler or Hopper 111Homer epic, with The 112Outward DOWN 1Author-explorer Heyerdahl 2Dream,in Dijon 3Crown of Osiris4Mexican gourd rattle 5Human soul or mind6Barren 7___ cit.:in the place cited 8Shade of blond 9Part of FDR 10Wright brothers hometown 11Karachi bazaar 12Teachersorg. 13Colette novel:1920 14Ruins partner 15Fashion magazine 16Expensive 17California fort 18Recipe abbr. 20House of Mirth author 22Arikara people 23Stabbed a fish 28Mountain lake 29Zounds! 31Exclamation of boredom 32Pygmy antelope 33Legal thing 34Amorous Don 35Ordinary 36Most smooth 37Vallettas island 38Small creek 39Signs of sorrow 40Rockies or Andes, for short 41All in ___ work 42Idolizes 45Mozarts rival 46Light confirmation blow 47He made the pants too long 48Egg-shaped 49Enters one behind another 55Striated 56Repetitive psalm words 57Action locale 58Heaped up 60Assayed 62Shockingly vivid 63By and by 64Dispatch boat 65___ nova:Brazilian dance 67Liquid container 69Wipe out 70The Kisssculptor 72Tropical cyclone73Warhols pal Sedgwick75Scheherazades milieu77...die they go ___: Wilde 78Masonsburdens 79___ time it rains, it rains... 80Levy 87Caged singer 88Winged 89Trill90King of the Visigoths91Stillers partner 92Haughty 93Bad actor 94Baseball quorum 95Secondhand 96TVs talking horse 98Insignificant 99Obligation 100Author Ehrenburg 101Word with hand or rags 102Homo sapiens 103Princely abbrev. 104Apparel:abbr. 105CIA forerunner 106Caviar Observer crossword puzzle All WetSolution in the April 6 Keynoter Crossword solutionSolution to the March 30 puzzle.HAPPY BIRTHDAY,DR.SEUSS Students at Stanley Switlik Elementary School in Marathon participate in Read Across America Day and celebrate Dr.Seussbirthday on March 1.Students received Read Across America bracelets and Dr.Seuss prizes. LIVING BRIEFSOld Keys postcards in the limelightThe Historical Preservation Society of the Upper Keys presents Old Key West in Postcards, a PowerPoint slide show set for 7 p.m. April 7 at the Key Largo library, in Trade Winds Plaza at mile marker 101.4. The postcards go way back from the early 1900s to the 1950s. The 65 or so postcards show everything from horses and buggies to cows walking Duval Streets to the Florida East Coast Railway docks. The public is invited, admission is free and refreshments will be served.Fundraiser helps Summerland womanAfundraiser for Summerland Key resident Kathy Simon, a server at Seven Fish whos been living with cystic fibrosis and is set for a double lung transplant, has been set for April 14 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Wharf Bar and Grill on Summerland. Numerous raffle prizes have been secured but organizers are looking for many more to reach the fundraising goal of $20,000. If you can help, call Jerry Tinnell at 872-9358.
With the housing recovery gaining steam, Americans have more incentives to paint up, touch up and otherwise redecorate their homes. But theres no need to spend willy-nilly. From finding treasures on eBay.com to taking advantage of new offerings at department stores and discounters, there are plenty of ways to make your home more stylish on the cheap.Theres no excuse for an undecorated home on any budget, said Candace Corlett, president of WSLStrategic Retail, a retail consultancy. Home has as much retail selection as fashion. And you can get a lot of buys.Wal-Mart, the worlds largest retailer, has expanded this year its assortment of window treatments like blinds, and is also bolstering offerings on rugs, decorative pillows, bathroom accessories and patio furniture. Under the discounters Better Homes & Gardens brand, decorative pillows range from $11.97 to $13.97. Meanwhile, Target, known for its cheap chic home designs, has launched a full line for the new store brand called Threshold, which offers a variety of goods from dinnerware sets to sheets and towels. And J.C Penney Co. is counting on a newly revamped home area that opens April 5 that houses new brands like Jonathan Adler, Sir Terence Conran, and Bodum. Michael Graves, who ended his 13-year partnership with Target last year and is known for his stylish tea kettles, is also joining Penney this spring. Here are six tips for decorating your home:Do your homework. First, create a budget and search around to get inspiration. To get ideas, attend open houses to see how other people are decorating their homes. You can also find how-to videos and decorating blogs on such sites as HSN, HomeGoods, Lowes and Home Depot. There are fewer home decor magazines than there used to be. But you can always flip through catalogs from stores such as Ballard Designs to get some tips. Also, experts encourage you to do broad searches on the Web. eBay just launched a new technology called Feed that allows you to personalize your searches based on your style, like mod 1960s.Its all about getting unexpected things, said Chris Benz, an American fashion designer who is collaborating with eBay on various fashion collections. He said he has furnished his apartment and office with eclectic eBay finds like vintage Italian turquoise pottery pieces.Pick and choose. Study your space and figure out what pieces of furniture youll be using more. So if you spend a lot of time in your living room, you may want to spend more on a sofa and an entertainment center that would house your flatscreen TVand books. Its like investing in good shoes or a handbag, said Pallavi Naidu, vice president of merchandising and product development at Atlantabased Ballard Designs. Spending more on items that get lots of use means they will last longer and give you more satisfaction.Improvise. You dont need the real thing. If you dont have money to spend on a granite backsplash for your kitchen, turn to peel-and-stick wall tiles. Not sure if you want to invest in a carpet? An area rug could cost less and accomplish the same thing.Repurpose pieces. Shop in flea markets and even your mothers attic to find pieces that could be reinvented as useful home decor items. And think beyond the original purpose: WSLs Corlett said that old sewing machines or leather-trimmed luggage can be used as tables.Check out financial deals.If youre strapped and need to stagger payments, instead of charging all at once on your credit card, check out financing deals from various retailers.Most furniture stores have some kind of interest-free financing deal going most of the time. Just remember to keep up with the monthly payments or else you will wind up paying heavy-duty interest and sometimes extra fees.When in doubt, paint.Often, just a fresh coat of paint will make all the difference in a room. Painting is one of the affordable ways to change the decor, Corlett said. Wednesday,April 3,2013 5B Keynoter KeysNet.com LIVING BRIEFSLiteracy group hosts spelling beeThe Literacy Volunteers of America Monroe County has what it calls its Keys Bees Costumed Spelling Bee set for April 20 at the Florida Keys EcoDiscovery Center, at the end of Southard Street in the Truman Annex in Key West. The event, staged in partnership with the Key West Sunrise Rotary, consists of three-person teams. Entry is $300, with all proceeds going to the Literacy Volunteerslocal chapter. For more information, call Mary at 304-0578 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.Slow-cooked lamb easy, tastyI have two issues with slow cookers, and both are deal breakers. First, I resent the fact that if I want my meat browned and therefore flavorful I must sear it in another pan before adding it to the slow cooker. And yes, I know that a small number of (typically very expensive) slow cookers do have the ability to sear meat. But the reality is, most of us dont own those. To me, much of the convenience of a slow cooker is the ability to do everything in one pot. If I cant, its a lot less convenient. Second, I distrust how evenly they heat. While there are some dishes for which uneven heating and even a bit of overheating isnt a major deal (Im talking to you, chili), most meals arent that forgiving. I have rendered far too many recipes inedible by misjudging how intense (or not) my slow cooker would cook. I much prefer the precision of my stovetop, which I can tweak to perfection. Its for these reasons Ive recently become enamored with one of the original slow cookers the tagine. At heart, these conical cooking pots from Morocco are similar to a Dutch oven, at least in terms of how they are intended to be used. The base is shallow, similar to a saute pan. This is topped with a cone-shaped lid. The base is heated directly on the stove, giving the cook not only the ability to sear meat, but also to finely tune the temperature. Many tagines are ceramic, but some are cast iron. Once the ingredients are seared and liquid is added, the lid is placed on the base, the heat is adjusted to maintain a simmer and the cook can walk away. The shape of the lid is designed to allow steam to gather and condense at the top, then drip back down into the food. The result is near flawless slow cooking that results in moist, tender meats. I usually start by browning onions and garlic in oil, then adding meat and searing that. I dump in the rest of my ingredients, then pop on the lid, lower the heat and walk away for several hours. So to help usher in spring, I used my tagine to create this recipe for lamb with chick peas, tomatoes and rosemary. Hugely flavorful and tremendously easy. I keep it lean by trimming away as much fat from the lamb as possible. Dont have a tagine? Use a heavy duty Dutch oven. What youll need:Two tablespoons olive oil.One large yellow onion, diced.One head garlic, minced.Two pounds lamb leg or stew meat, trimmed of fat and cut into 1-inch pieces.Two tablespoons chopped fresh rosemary.15-ounce can chopped or diced tomatoes.15-ounce can chickpeas, drained.Three quarters of a cup chicken broth.Salt and ground black pepper.One lemon cut into wedges.Chopped fresh parsley, to garnish.Plain Greek yogurt, to serve. In the base of a tagine or large Dutch oven over medium-high, heat the oil. Add the onion and garlic, then saute until tender and lightly browned, about two to three minutes. Add the lamb and brown on all sides, about 15 minutes. Stir in the rosemary, tomatoes, chickpeas and broth, then bring to a simmer. Cover, reduce heat to maintain a bare simmer and let cook for two hours, or until the lamb is fork tender.Season with salt and pepper, then divide between serving plates, over rice if you so choose. Squeeze one or two lemon wedges over each serving, then top with parsley and a dollop of yogurt.Start to finish: Two and a half hours (15 minutes active).Servings: Eight.Nutrition information per serving: 300 calories; 110 calories from fat (37 percent of total calories); 12 g fat (4 g saturated; 0 g trans fats); 75 mg cholesterol; 21 g carbohydrate; 4 g fiber; 2 g sugar; 28 g protein; 510 mg sodium.Tagine pot can bring out lots of flavorBy J.M.HIRSCHAssociated PressTHE DINING TABLE Photo courtesy ASSOCIATED PRESSRosemary lamb tagine with chickpeas and tomatoes takes little effort done the slow-cooking way. How to redecorate inexpensivelyA new look doesnt need to cost lotsBy ANNE DINNOCENZIOAssociated PressHOME DECOR GETRESULTS with the Keynoters classified section. 743-5551
KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Wednesday,April 3,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN Ad# 389816 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED 2013-09 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT WELLS FARGO BANK OBO TAX LIENS SECURITIZATION TRUST 2010-1 R1,THE HOLDER OF THE FOLLOWING CERTIFICATE(S) HAS FILED SAID CERTIFICATE(S) FOR A TAX DEED TO BE ISSUED THEREON, THE CERTIFICATE NUMBER AND DATE OF ISSUANCE, THE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY, AND THE NAMES IN WHICH IT WAS ASSESSED ARE AS FOLLOWS: CERTIFICATE NO: 2010/531 DATE OF ISSUANCE: June 1, 2010 ALT KEY NO: 1075787 RE: 00071990-000000 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: KW AMENDED PLAT VISTA DEL MAR PB4-136 PT LOTS 1 & 2 & INT IN GO LANE OR293-502/503 OR305501/502 OR517-905R/S OR1371-1497/99 OR16352228/29 OR1668-211/212(LG) NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: HUNTER STEFAN LIVING TRUST DTD 10/26/00 ALL OF SAID PROPERTY BEING IN THE COUNTY OF MONROE, STATE OF FLORIDA, UNLESS SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) SHALL BE REDEEMED ACCORDING TO LAW, THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED IN SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) WILL BE SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER AT THE OLD COURTHOUSE STEPS (500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST, FL) ON THE 18th DAY OF April, 2013 9:00 A.M. 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Published March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 389885 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED 2013-10 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT JOHN MALONE MALONE BUILDING & DEVELOPMENT LLC, THE HOLDER OF THE FOLLOWING CERTIFICATE(S) HAS FILED SAID CERTIFICATE(S) FOR A TAX DEED TO BE ISSUED THEREON, THE CERTIFICATE NUMBER AND DATE OF ISSUANCE, THE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY, AND THE NAMES IN WHICH IT WAS A SSESSED ARE AS FOLLOWS: CERTIFICATE NO: 2010/532 DATE OF ISSUANCE: June 1, 2010 A LT KEY NO: 1075795 RE: 00072000-000000 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: KW AMENDED PLAT VISTA DEL MAR PB4-136 PT LOT 2 & INT IN GO LANE OR268-243/4 OR293-502/503 OR303-470/1 OR303-521/2 CO JUDGES DOCKET 11-146 OR471-675/676 OR496-100 PROB #86-359-CP-10 OR1001-1014/15P/R OR1026375/7 OR1561-1207(LG) NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: HUNTER STEFAN LIV TR 10/26/2000 A LL OF SAID PROPERTY BEING IN THE COUNTY OF MONROE, STATE OF FLORIDA, UNLESS SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) SHALL BE REDEEMED ACCORDING TO LAW, THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED IN SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) WILL BE SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER AT THE OLD COURTHOUSE STEPS (500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST, FL) ON THE 18th DAY OF April, 2013 9:00 A.M. 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Published March 13, 20, 27, April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 390349 NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED 2013-12 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT WELLS FARGO BANK OBO TAX LIENS SECURITIZATION TRUST 2010-1 R2, THE HOLDER OF THE FOLLOWING CERTIFICATE(S) HAS FILED SAID CERTIFICATE(S) FOR A TAX DEED TO BE ISSUED THEREON, THE CERTIFICATE NUMBER AND DATE OF ISSUANCE, THE DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY, AND THE NAMES IN WHICH IT WAS ASSESSED A RE AS FOLLOWS: CERTIFICATE NO: 2010/710 DATE OF ISSUANCE: June 1, 2010 A LT KEY NO: 1106879 RE: 00092240-000353 DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY: SEA GULLS A CONDOMINIUM UNIT 605 & 1.75% COMMON ELEMENTS OR794-604 OR832-2198 OR923-81/82 OR1493-1666 OR1635-2120 OR1761-1847 OR1825-672 OR1919-2384/ 93F/J-STL/AGR OR19352082Q/C(SL) NAME IN WHICH ASSESSED: SEA GULLS CONDOMINIUM A SSOCIATION INC C/O BECKER AND POLIAKOFF PA A LL OF SAID PROPERTY BEING IN THE COUNTY OF MONROE, STATE OF FLORIDA, UNLESS SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) SHALL BE REDEEMED ACCORDING TO LAW, THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED IN SUCH CERTIFICATE(S) WILL BE SOLD TO THE HIGHEST BIDDER AT THE OLD COURTHOUSE STEPS ( 500 WHITEHEAD STREET, ( KEY WEST, FL) ON THE 18th DAY OF April, 2013 9:00 A.M. DATED THIS 15th DAY OF February, 2013 A MY HEAVILIN CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT OF MONROE COUNTY FLORIDA BY: JJ GERAWAY, D.C. Published March 13, 20, 27, A pril 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 391369 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE NO. CAK08701 U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION AS TRUSTEE FOR THE HOLDERS OF LXS 2006-12N, PLAINTIFF, VS. CURTIS M. WRAY A/K/A CURTIS WRAY, ET AL. DEFENDANT(S). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated November 14, 2012 in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Monroe, Florida, on April 17, 2013, at 11:00 A.M., at courthouse steps 500 Whitehead St., Key West, FL 33040 for the following described property: On the Island of Key West and known on the Key West Reality Companys Subdivision No.1 of Tract 21 and Salt Pond Lots 1,2,3,4 and 5 as Lots 13 and 14 in Block 43 according to a diagram of said subdivision recorded in Plat 1, at Page 43 of Monroe County, Florida Records: Commencing at the Southeast Corner of Patterson Avenue and Seventh Street and running in an Easterly direction along Patterson Avenue 100 feet; thence at right angles in a Southerly direction 100 feet to an alley; thence at right angles in a Westerly direction along said alley 100 feet; thence at right angles in a Northerly direction 100 feet to the place of beginning. Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within sixty (60) days after the sale. The Court, in its discretion, may enlarge the time of the sale. Notice of the changed time of sale shall be published as provided herein. DATED: January 17, 2013 Amy Heavilin, Clerk of the Circuit Court, Monroe County, Florida By: Shonta McLeod Deputy Clerk of the Court Prepared by: Gladstone Law Group, P.A. 1499 W. Palmetto Park Road, Suite 300 Boca Raton, FL 33486 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cheryl Alfonso at 305-2923423, 302 Fleming Street, Key West, FL 33040 at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Published April 3, 10, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 433559 NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION Auction to be held on 4/16/2013 at 8:00 A.M. at All American Towing & Tire, Inc., 711 Largo Rd, Key Largo, FL 33037 in accordance to FL statue section 713.78 for unpaid towing & storage. 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 4 DOOR VIN# 3B7HF13Y8WG182902 Published April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 435468 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL ACTION CASE NO.: 44-2010-CA-000034-M DIVISION: MF WELLS FARGO BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, SUCCESSOR IN INTEREST TO WACHOVIA MORTGAGE, F.S.B. FIKJA WORLD SAVINGS BANK, F.S.B., Plaintiff, vs. NANCY ANN GARNEAU, et al, Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 45 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 8, 2013 and entered in Case No. 44-2010-CA-000034-M of the Circuit Court of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Monroe County, Florida in which Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, successor in interest to Wachovia Mortgage, F.S.B. f/k/a World Savings Bank, F.S.B., is the Plaintiff and Nancy Ann Garneau, Paul Richard Garneau, Bank of A merica, N.A., are defendants, I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash in/on front of the Monroe County Courthouse, 500 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, Monroe County, Florida at 11 :OOAM on the 11th day of A pril, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment of Foreclosure: LOT 13 AND THE NORTH ONE-HALF OF LOT 14, OF BUTTONWOOD ACRES, A SUBDIVISION, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 4, PAGE 160, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. A/K/A 565 95TH STREET OCEAN, MARATHON, FL 33050 A ny person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated in Monroe County, Florida this 12th day of March, 2013. A my Heavilin Clerk of the Circuit Court Monroe County, Florida (Circuit Court Seal) By: Tammy L Marciel Deputy Clerk A lbertelli Law A ttorney for Plaintiff P.O. Box 23028 Tampa, FL 33623 (813) 221-4743 (813) 221-9171 facsimile eService: email@example.com SJ -10-31197 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to y ou, to y the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the Monroe County ADA Coordinator at 502 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, telephone numbers (305) 2923423 as soon as possible after your receipt of this document. TDD users may also call 1-800-955-8771 for the Florida Relay Service. To file response please contact Monroe County Clerk of Court, 500 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, Tel: (305) 292-3540; Fax: (305) 2953970. Published March 27, 2013 A pril 3, 2013 Florida Ke y s Ke y noter A d# 436761 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 44-2011-CA-000261P BANKUNITED Plaintiff, vs. CRAIG ELDREDGE; SUE P. ELDREDGE A/K/A SUE PETERSON ELDREDGE; KIRSTIN ELDREDGE; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated February 26, 2013, and entered in Case No. 44-2011-CA-000261P, of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for MONROE County, Florida. BANKUNITED is Plaintiff and CRAIG ELDREDGE; SUE P. ELDREDGE A/K/A SUE PETERSON ELDREDGE; KIRSTIN ELDREDGE, are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at THE FRONT DOOR OF THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, LESTER BUILDING, AT 500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST IN MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA 33040, at 11:00 a.m., on the 10th day of April, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 7 AND 8, BLOCK 4, PLANTATION BEACH, A CCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 2 AT PAGE 76 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. a/k/a 87469 OLD HIGHWAY, ISLAMORADA, FLORIDA 33036. A person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Dated this 28th day of February, 2013. A MY HEAVILIN, Clerk A s Clerk of said Court By Gwen Douglass A s Deputy Clerk If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding or event, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cheryl Alfonso, 302 Fleming Street, Key West, FL 33040, (305) 292-3423, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 711. Submitted by: Kahane & Associates, P.A. 8201 Peters Road, Ste.3000 Plantation, FL 33324 Telephone: (954) 382-3486 Telefacsimile: (954) 382-5380 Designated service email: notic firstname.lastname@example.org File No. 11-00670 BU Published March 27, April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 443825 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE The vehicle(s) listed below will be sold at public auction for cash at Florida Keys Towing Inc., 1620 Overseas Hwy, Marathon FL 33050 at 8:00 AM on April 24, 2013 in accordance to Florida Statute Section 713.78 for unpaid towing & storage. Florida Keys Towing, Inc. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. All vehicles/ vessels are sold as is. 1. 2010 HYUNDAI VIN: KMHCN4ACXAU479693 Published April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter KEYSWIDE CLASSIFIEDS ONLINE (305) 743-5551 Classifieds INTERNETCOVERAGE All classied ads included on our websitewww.keysnet.com FREE CITYOFMARATHON,FLORIDA9805OverseasHighway,Marathon,Florida33050 Phone:(305)743-0033 PublicNotice AllinterestedpartiesareherebynotifiedthattheCityofMarathonisaccepting sealedRequestforProposalforBeachCleaningandMaintenanceServices (SombreroandCocoPlumBeaches).EventDate NonMandatoryPreSubmittalMeetingWednesdayApril17,20131:00P.M. ResponseSubmissionDeadlineFridayApril26,20133:00P.M. FirmRecommendation/RankingSelectionFridayMay3,2013ProposaldocumentsmaybeobtainedandexaminedatCityHall.Toobtaina copyoftheRFP,gotowww .demandstar .com .Proposerswhoobtaincopiesof thisProposalfromsourcesotherthanwww .Demandstar .com risknotreceiving Addenda,andaresolelyresponsibleforthoserisks. TheCitydoesnotwarrantorguaranteeanyawardofagreementsrelatedtothis RFPandmaymakeanysuchawardswhenitisinthebestinterestoftheCityto dosoandtheCityreservestherighttorejectanyandallProposalsandtowaive anyinformalities.PublishedKeynoter3-30-13&4-3-13 RENTING?BUYING? SELLING?Use the KeynoterClassifieds for all your real estate needs. 743-5551 CALLCLASSIFIEDS743-5551
Wednesday,April 3,2013 7B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN Ad# 444536 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA Case No.: 13 DR 319 K Division: FAMILY EULALIA S VALDES, Petitioner and PATRICK YEPEZ, Respondent. NOTICE OF ACTION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE TO: PATRICK YEPEZ 2207 FLAGLER AVE. APT. 2A KEY WEST, FL 33040 YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action has been filed against you and that you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on EULALIA S VALDES, whose address is 300 SOUTHARD ST., STE. 208 KEY WEST, FL 33040 on or before May 7, 2013, and file the original with the clerk of this Court at 500 WHITEHEAD ST., KEY WEST, FL 33040 before service on Petitoner or immediately thereafter. If you fail to do so, a default may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the petition. Copies of all court documents in this case, including orders, are available at the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office. You may review these documents upon request. You must keep the Clerk of the Circuit Courts office notified of your current address. (You may file Notice of Current Address, Florida Supreme Court Approved Family Law Form 12.915.) Future papers in this lawsuit will be mailed to the address on record at the clerks office. WARNING: Rule 12.285, Florida Family Law Rules of Procedure, requires certain automatic disclosure of documents and information. Failure to comply can result in sanctions, including dismissal or striking of pleadings. Dated: March 28, 2013 CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: Marislady Lopez Deputy Clerk Published April 3, 10, 17, 24, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 444794 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. CAP1171 RESIDENTIAL CREDIT SOLUTIONS, INC. Plaintiff, vs. WINLO LANUZA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF WINLO LANUZA UNKNOWN TENANT #1; UNKNOWN TENANT #2; Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated March 25, 2013, and entered in Case No. CAP1171, of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for MONROE County, Florida. RESIDENTIAL CREDIT SOLUTIONS, INC. is Plaintiff and WINLO LANUZA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF WINLO LANUZA are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at THE FRONT DOOR OF THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, LESTER BUILDING, A T 500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST IN MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA 33040, at 11:00 A.M., on the 24th day of April, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 11, BLOCK 7, SEXTON COVE ESTATES, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, A S RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 6, AT PAGE 30, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. A person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the lis pendens must file a claim with 60 days after the sale. Dated this 25th day of March, 2013. A MY HEAVILIN A s Clerk of said Court By Jennifer Settoon A s Deputy Clerk If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding or event, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cher y l Alfonso, 302 Flemin g yg Street, Key West, FL 33040, (305) 292-3423, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 711. Submitted by: Kahane & Associates, P.A. 8201 Peters Road, Ste.3000 Plantation, FL 33324 Telephone: (954) 382-3486 Telefacsimile: (954) 382-5380 Designated service email: notice@kahaneandassociates. com Published April 3, 10, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 445545 Canal Trimming Bids Tropical Bay Estates Big Pine Key, FL Tropical Bay POA is requesting bids to perform trimming activities on all canals in Tropical Bay Estates. (Approx. 6,000 lin. ft.) Contractors must be licensed and insured. Bidders contact Joe Piekarski @ 856-397-7060 Bids due on or before 5/10/2013 Published April 3, 6, 10, 13, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 447364 NOTICE OF COLLECTIVE BARGAINING SESSION The Monroe County Sheriffs Office and Fraternal Order of Police will engage in collective bargaining for MCSO Deputies on April 15, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and April 16, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Sheriffs Administrative Headquarters, 5525 College Road on Stock Island. Session is open to the public. Anyone desiring to appeal any decision taken at any session will need a record of the proceedings, and may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made. If you need accommodation or assistance to attend, please contact Michelle Quad at 305-2927021. Published April 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter 41112thStreetKCB,Sat3/30 8-12 Divegear,hailer,battery charger,generators,tools, sofa,outdoorfurn,TV,fridge, dryer,toys&household. A BIG TREASURE & TRASH SALE, Fri., 8 AM 2 Bargains galore! Something for everyone. 419 Sombrero Beach Rd, Marathon. Reclinerlivingroomset Microfibersofa,loveseatand chair.Excellantcondition, Beigecolor.$1,250305-6192111 PRIVATE COLLECTOR WANTS. Rolex Dive watches and Pilot Watches. Old model Military clocks & watches. Call 305-743-4578. A PRIVATE COLLECTOR Looking for gold & silver, old coins, jewelry, paintings. WILL PAY TOP DOLLAR, GUARANTEED! 305-743-5780 KeyLargo-LiquidationSale Driveby,ifinterestedplscall. (1)57JewfishAve,1/1witheff. inback.Rentalincome$1600 mthly.(2)248AllenAve,3/3, 45deepwaterdock(3)The Harborage,32OceanDr.2/2. 305-451-1241 email@example.com MM 106 Bayside, 2 br, 2 ba, home for sale. Newly renovated, new roof. 15 elevation. $130K. Possible owner financing. 305-942-3055KEY LARGO Park Model for sale. Handicapped designed, 1 BR, furnished. Never lived in. Lot rent $500/mo. $15,000. Owner financing available. 305-522-5841KEY WEST 14x60 2BR, 1BA Central A/C, hot tub, appliances included. Large kitchen & living room. $45,000. Call 941-525-8807 Manufactured Home in Marathon2/2, jaquzzi,cent A/C, pvt yard, lrg A/Cd shed, natural beach. In owners park. You become part owner of 10 acre park! Assoc. fees reqd: $125/mo incl ins, taxes, ground maint, garbage. Must see to believe! $165K 305-849-7705 2/2N.KeyLargo unfurn.1st monthand$500sec.Quiet neighborhood.$1,100/month 305-394-1150 2 BR / 1.5 BA MM 100 Canal front, swimming pool, 2nd floor of CBS home. $1800 / mo. incl util + cable. Small pet okay. (305) 322-2937.DUCK KEYGATED ESTATE on Point Secluded. Private. Large dock, private beach, pool, coral rock walls, 4/3, Annual, $2,950 mo. + util. N/S, 305-304-4166MARATHON 4 BR, 2 BA 2 car garage! On dry lot, fenced in yard. $1850/mo + util. 305-743-7277 MARATHON Fully furnished small conch house. Monthly or seasonal. Gulf access, docking available. Quiet, private area. For info call 305-731-0718 Oceanfronthome 3bedroom, 2bathhomerightontheopen AtlanticOcean.....youcansee thunderstormsontheCuban coastatnight.Catchyour dinnerrightoutyourbackdoor, Snapper,Tarpon,Grouper. Plentyofoutdoorlighting includinglightsonthewater. Beautifulsunsetsfromthe dockandveranda. Boatlift,55dockage. Tilefloors,carpetinbedrooms. Sunroom,hugemaster bedroomwithlargeceilingto floorwindowsoverlookingthe ocean. Sunroomwithlargewindows overlookingtheocean. Jacuzzitubingorgeousmain bathroom.KohlerandMoen fixturesinall. Largekitchenwithgranite countertops..KohlerandMoen fixtures. Utilityroom. Largecoveredveranda overlookingtheoceanspans theentirelengthofthehouse andoverlookstheocean. Lush,raretropical landscaping.LotsofPlumerias andotherfragranttreesand plants. Storageshedplusplentyof atticstorage. EasyaccesstoVacacut,7 milebridgeandreefs. Openfloorplan,greatfor entertaining. 5personJacuzzihottubby ocean. LocatedintheLittleVenice areaonquietdeadendstreet. Unfurnished. Petsokuponapproval,certain breedsofdogsnotallowed duetoinsurancepolicy restrictions.Yearlyrental. Yearlylease.First,Lastand securitytomovein. Call305-481-0942formore info 6thAvenueOceanat116th Street(googlemap)(yahoo map)$2,700305-481-0942 firstname.lastname@example.org PortPineHights 2BR/2BR SuperCleanHomeonCanal. Fullyenclosedgarage,wrap arounddeckwithscreened patioandboatlift.Annual email@example.com TAVERNIER MM 90 4BR/ 3BA. WATERFRONT! 3BR/2BA up, 1BR/1BA down w/ rec room & bar. Concrete dock w/ davits. Fenced yd. $2900 / mo. (305) 984-1029.MM 95 B/S 3/2 FURN. Avail. May Nov. 6 mo. lease. Scrnd. patio, bay view, steps to beach, boat ramp. $1250/ mo. + util. F/L/S (305) 896-3030. MARATHON MM 50 2 BR/1 BA, furnished condo. Long term rental. Pool, boat dock up to 36. No pets, no smkg; $1450/mo+utils. 607-727-1309 2/2oceanfrontwithocean accesscondo,inKeyLargo mileMarker100oceanside. Freshlypaintedandinperfect condition.Alsoa1/1available samedescriptionasabovein samecomplex.Asloastudio availablesamedescriptionand insamecomplexasabove.2/2 price$1950.00utility included.1/1price$1250.00 utilityincluded.studioprice$ 850.00utilityinculded. dockspaceseperately,startat 300.00permonthperslip.305 -firstname.lastname@example.orgMM1013/2MH 3BR/2BAon Canal.HomeownersPark.W/ D,Nopets,$1300/mo.F/L/S. 419-250-2750 email@example.com MM 102 Mobile Home for Rent. 50x100. With lot. $300/mo. Call David 305-942-3055 RV LOTS FOR RENT Marathon In Adult Park Please call 305-743-6519 Efficiency Apt. $725 Monthly. MM 91.7. All utilities & cable included. Best suited for 1 person. (305) 852-5554. Leave msg. FIRST FLOOR UNFURN. 1 BR Apartment. No pets / No Smoking. MM 98 $900 / month. Call (305) 942-8367. MARATHON EFFICIENCY Ocean Isles gated commty. Furn, clubhouse w/pool N/S, no pets. Bkgnd chk req. $795. 386-308-4071; 386-467-1966 MARATHON STUDIO APT. Furnished, Water & electric included. No pets. $900/mo. F/L/S. 743-0404 CLIMATE CONTROLLED STORAGE. Call Freds Beds, 305-743-7277 Marathon office space. Desk /office space. Price negotiable based on space reqd. Professional building. Hwy frontage 305-731-1183; 305-731-9751 MARATHON US 1 Commercial Space Avail. 1000 sf, $1/sf + util, taxes & insur. Yard space also available. 305-923-9542 BUSYSIGN SHOP in need of a bookkeeper. Quick Books experience necessary. Must be computer savvy. Call (305) 852-3333. BB&Tiscurrentlyseeking qualifiedTellerSupervisorsfor ourPlantationKeyBranchin Tavernier.Qualifiedcandidates willhaveatleast3yrs experienceasaBankTeller. ApplyonlineatBBT.com,job #390399.Completionofan electronicassessmentis requiredinordertobe considered.Lookforane-mail withsubjectline"BB&TTeller VisionAssessmentRequest" thedayafteryouapply. GRACE JONES DAYCARE is collecting applications for an experienced CDA candidate. F/T work, great pay! Fax resume 305-743-6485 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.Design Engineer Established and fast growing Florida Keys High Tech company looking for a few great people. Experienced & proficient at mechanical & industrial design, manufacturing in non-corrosive metals, electronics, and Solidworks design program. Strong work ethic, productivity and creativity email@example.com PLUMBERS HELPER WANTED Drivers license required. Call 305-743-3883 Big Pine Key Fishing Lodge is looking to fill a housekeeping position. Apply in person MM 33. 305-872-2351Housekeeper, Part Time. 5 days Tues Sat. Must be able to speak, read & write English & have phone Apply in person Mon-Wed, 10-11am 2443 Overseas Hwy, Mthn.NIGHT JANITOR / SECURITY Full or part time, 6pm to 3am. Big Pine Key Fishing Lodge Apply in person MM 33 RESORT HELP Immediate opening! Dock Hand/General Maintenance Marathon, 305-797-1707 NewTropicalWicker BedroomandLivingRoomDinettes,Futons,Recliners SimmonsBeautyrest www.fredsbeds.com FRED'SBEDS 100sofBedsFactoryDirecttoYouMarathonMM53.5743-7277 BigCoppittMM9.5295-8430FREEDELIVERY CoralReefParkCo. JohnPennekampDivisionIsseeking: PartTimeBoatRental PartTimeSnorkelBoatDiveMaster PartTimeSnorkelShed FullTimeandPartTime ReservationistPickupApplicationsat RangersStation (305-451-6301) LocalTravelAgency LocalTravelAgency WEAREGROWINGANDNEEDQUALIFIED WEAREGROWINGANDNEEDQUALIFIED PEOPLETOBOOKTRAVELALLOVERTHE PEOPLETOBOOKTRAVELALLOVERTHE WORLD.MUSTBEWILLINGTOWORKFULL WORLD.MUSTBEWILLINGTOWORKFULL TIME,HAVEGOODPHONEANDCOMPUTER TIME,HAVEGOODPHONEANDCOMPUTER SKILLS,BENEATINAPPEARANCEWITH SKILLS,BENEATINAPPEARANCEWITH ANUPBEATPOSITIVEATTITUDE.WEHAVE ANUPBEATPOSITIVEATTITUDE.WEHAVE SEVERALPOSITIONSAVAILABLE.WILL SEVERALPOSITIONSAVAILABLE.WILL TRAIN.ALLINBOUNDCALLS. TRAIN.ALLINBOUNDCALLS. 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KeysNet.com Keynoter 8B Wednesday,April 3,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: THE MOORINGS and MORADA BAY / PIERRES are seeking self motivated, detail oriented and hard working individuals to fill positions in Housekeeping. Please submit an application /resume @ 123 Beach Rd., Islamorada. MM 81.5 ocean side or email: firstname.lastname@example.org EXPERIENCED ELECTRICIAN NEEDED. Valid Drivers License required. Call 305-481-0058 FOREMAN / CARPENTER needed Lower Keys area Call 305-872-2100 KEYS INSURANCE is looking for an experienced, self motivated, team player to fill a full time Personal or Commercial Lns CSR position available in our Key West office. Minimum 3 years experience and 440 or 220 license required. Keys Insurance is an Equal Opportunity Employer with excellent benefits; Life, STD, LTD & Health Ins, Matching 401K plan, PTO and paid holidays. Send your Resume to: gbetancourt@ keysinsurance.com VACATION RENTAL MANAGER Experience required for rental management company. Send resume to (305) 853-1135 BehavioralHealth Professionals ABCsfor SuccessisaBehaviorand DevelopmentCenter expandingourpracticetothe FloridaKeys!Wearelooking forBehavioralHealth Practitionersforour IslamoradaOfficeandtowork on-site(homes&schools throughouttheFloridaKeys). WeneedCertifiedTargeted CaseManagers,Licensed Clinicians(LCSW,LMHC, LMFT),RegisteredIntern therapists,andBoardCertified Psychiatrists.Offering competitivesalariesand flexiblehours.786-536-9714 email@example.com EXPERIENCED HELP ONLY Breakfast Cook Prep Cook, Line Cook Host/Hostess Waitstaff Bartender Bus Person Front of House Managers Apply in person: Sunset Grille & Raw Bar, 7 Knights Key Blvd, Marathon. F/T BAKER-BREAKFAST COOK. Great Pay! Please apply in person Leigh Anns Coffee House, 301 Sadowski Causeway, Key Colony Beach. FULL TIME BARISTA Great Pay! Please apply in person Leigh Anns Coffee House, 301 Sadowski Causeway, Key Colony Beach. IMMEDIATE HIRING Host/Dining Room Captain & Bus Person/Food Runner at Hideaway Cafe. Call Robert at 289-1554 10am-12pm. LINE COOK WAITSTAFF & DISHWASHER ApplyBrutus Seafood 6950 O/S Hwy Marathon or call 743-9181 NOWHIRING SERVER AND PART-TIME KITCHEN HELP. Apply at the Stuffed Pig, Marathon. LOOKING FOR EXP. RETAIL Sales Assoc. for busy Gift Shop in Islamorada. F/T pos. Call (828) 275-5888 for interview appt. RetailSales Lookingforan experiencedretailsales associateforourbusylocation inthemiddlekeys.Theideal candidatewillliveinornear Islamorada,haveclothingand giftwareexperienceand understandtheretail-sales environment.Additionally, theywouldunderstand"pointof-sale",inventorycontroland befamiliarwithcomputerbasedsales.Thisisafull-time positionwithexcellentpayand certainbenefits.Onlyyearroundresidentswithdynamic customerserviceskills, excellentreferencesandable topassabackgroundcheck shouldapply.954-616-5123 firstname.lastname@example.orgPartTimeDataCollector Needed RetailDatadelivers retailintelligencevia customizedshopsthatfitour clientsrequirements.Weuse state-of-the-arthardwareand softwaretoprovideobservable marketplacefacts.Our accurate,timely,cost-effective, andactionableinformation producesasuperiorreturnon ourclientsinformation investment.RetailDatahas metthedatarequirementsfor ourexpandingclientbase since1988. WearelookingforaData CollectorintheMarathonarea. Thesuccessfulcandidatewill beaselfstarterwholikesto workindependentlyandenjoys achallenge.Thisposition consistsofcollectingretail pricinginformationingrocery, office,petandmassretailer locations.Priorexperiencein grocery,retail,merchandising, inventory,undercoverprice checksormysteryshopping highlydesirable.Mustbeable towork40hoursthelastweek ofeverymonth,and5hours/ wkthefirst3weeksofthe month. Wepaydrivetimeandmileage aswellasthefollowing: Flexibleworkschedules Workindependently Feedbackforgrowthand development QuarterlyBonusopportunity forperformance Medical/Dentalbenefits effective1stofmonthfollowing dateofhire 401Kafter1styearof employment Forafulljobdescriptionandto completeanapplication, pleasevisitourwebsiteat http://www.retaildatallc.com. Nophonecallsplease.804678-7500 email@example.com JobOpening Republic NationalDistributing Company,thesecondlargest beveragealcoholdistributorin theU.S.,hasOnPremise SalesRepresentativeposition openintheUpperKeys territory.Applyon-lineat www.rndc-usa.com EXPERIENCED & RELIABLE, appliance repair technician. Must have valid drivers license and tools! Call (305) 664-3662.F/T SECURITY GUARDNeeded Immediately in Marathon, Saturday night work. 305-684-0033 GutterWork Comfortableon Ladders.PreviousGutter ExperienceaMust.P/TWork. CallJay305-587-1581 Shop Technician & Installer experienced with wood working tools, electronics & wiring with components & assemblies along with in the field work. Starting pay $13-15hr, overtime available + firstname.lastname@example.org 21 FISH HAWK 2002 2002 Evinrude 200 HP. Exc cond, fully equiped. Always on lift. 2007 trailer. Records available. $17,000. 305-509-2610 25" SEA CAT 1997 Twin 115 Yahamas. New complete bottom paint. With trailer. Best offer. 630-432-7131 30 CHRIS CRAFT Cabin Cruiser. Handymans Special Great Liveaboard! $2000. See at 2525 Overseas Hwy, Marathon. 33 FORTIER 1988 Twin Perkins, flybridge, sport fisherman. Appr at $135K, ask $45K or trade for RV or auto. Free dockage. 305-942-3055 Carolina Skiff Specialists All sizes & models: Sea Chasers, Bennington pontoons & Hydra. sports. Call Ft. Myers for West Coast pricing! 800-955-7543 24 Columbia Sailboat 1968 New: roller furling, O/B motor. Good liveaboard. $3,200 OBO. MM 99 oceanside. Dockage available. 305-942-3055 55 BOATSLIP FOR SALE in Islamorada. Yacht Club membership incuded. $500 / month. Great location! Call 305-393-7494. Boat slip for rent $200/mo. MM 99 oceanside. Up to 40 ft. catamarans, etc. No liveaboards. Water & electric included. (305)942-3055 DOCKAGE AVAILABLE MM 103 Oceanside $10 a foot, Live Aboards okay Utilities Available (305) 905-6867 LIVE ABOARD DEEP WATER DOCKAGE. A great place to call home. MM92.5 O/S For more information call (305) 853-5604 1 DAVE BUYS PERMITS So Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf Reef, K/Mack, Shark, Sword, Tuna. $$$ in 48 hours! 904-262-2869, 904-708-0893 29 COMMERCIAL Y & G 300 HP John Deere, low hrs. Fishing & trap pulling. Full electronics. $20,000 obo 305-522-2702, Islamorada 30COMMERCIAL LOBSTER & STONE CRAB BOAT. New rebuilt engine. $16,000 or make offer. Call 305-647-8544 All types of permits for sale! Rock Shrimp, King Fish, S Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf 6 Pack reef & pelagic, Commercial Gulf Reef Fish, Gulf Snapper IFQs, Long Line Pkg. Many other permits avail. We buy, sell & broker all types of permits. Call before you buy or sell! Please call for prices. Licensed & Bonded. All permits guaranteed valid for transfer, many refs avail. John Potts Jr.321-784-5982, 321302-3630. www.shipsusa.com FISHING PARTNER WANTED Looking for partner to share expenses. Nice boat! Marathon (305) 481-7544 MTHN-Marine Storage : boats, trailers, campers, any clean storage OK on wheels. Best rates in town. Check with us first! Call Emil, 731-3386 Nice Boat/Trailer/R.V. Storage $2.50 L.O.A. Nice consignments welcome. New engines? Dealer cost! RV sites w/dock avail. Marina & marina repair shop on US1 for lease. 305-731-1161, MM54. 1989 CADILLAC ALLANTE Convertible. Red with black interior. Excellent cond. $7000. Will trade for boat, RV, etc. MM 99. Call 305-942-3055. 2008 MERCEDES BENZ CLK 350 convertible. 45K miles, excellent condition. Asking $24,500. Call (305) 852-5345. AAA AUTO ALL YEARS! Junk-Used. Cars-Vans-Trucks Running or not. Cash. 305-332-0483 PARADISE TOWING is buying junked cars. Call (305) 731-6540 PEST CONTROL Charter Pest Control Your Local Company. All types of pest control. Ocean Reef to Key West. Contact us at 305-451-3389. Swimming Pools-Fazoli B ros. Pool Cleaning Repair New Construction Remod Maint Lic#cpc1457751 849-8063 A/C ARTIC TEMP Res & Comml, Marine, Sales, Repair, Refrig, Ice Mach. Lic#CAC 053827, 743-5288 A/C Marathon A/C & Appliances Sales & fast & reliable service! Lic# CAC017490 743-5051 A/CWindswept A/C & Appliances "Shut your windows, shut your doors, you aint gonna be hot no more!" Lic # CAC056989 289-1748 CABINETS FREDS BEDS Kitchen Korner Real wood cabinets with particle board prices 743-7277 Concrete Designs Protect & beautify any concrete surface. Custom artwork by Ed Moran! Deco coatings, stained pavers etc! Lic# SP3136. 305-923-0654 www.keysdecoconcrete.com ELECTRICKelly Electric Serving the Middle Keys since 1980! Fair prices, dependable! Lic# EC525 743-6098 Plumbing Ernest E. Rhodes Lic# CFC1427241 10700 5th Ave, Gulf, Marathon 743-7072 FREESCRAPPICKUPS We buyoldscrap,copper,brass, aluminumandscrapcomputer parts.Wecanpickupforfree! Ifyouhaveanyscrapmetal lyingaround,weofferinstant cashforanyrecyclablemetals! Fromradiatorstoscrap computerparts,KEYS RECYCLINGCENTERisthe onetoturnto. AtKEYSRECYCLING CENTER,Inc.,weconsiderit ourenvironmental responsibilityandfundamental prioritytopromoterecycling andecologicallyfriendly activitiestoreducetheimpact onourenvironment,Letus helpyoukeepourFloridaKeys clean. 1280107THSTGULF MARATHON,FL33050 YvetteLynnShirley 305-896-0731 Callusat(305)896-0731for allyourscrapmetalrecycling. 305-896-0731 KEYSRECYCLINGCENTERM ARATHON@GMAIL.COM Marine Construction Are your timbers sagging? Docks & seawalls, etc. Maraton Marine Construction, Lic #ENG232 289-7359 REDECORATE IN A DAY Affordable decorating using existing furnishings. Also organizing, assist move-ins. Lybrand Redesign 292-2682 RE SCREENING Keep the Mosquitoes Out! Pools, Patios, Porches, Etc. Lic #5867008. 786-281-3553 Stump Grinding Stump Grinding & Fence repair Lic. 1204. 872-9877 TIKI HUTS NEW & REPAIR 305-664-0099 Lic# CYC 000002 Window Cleaning A-WaX Floor & Window Cleaning Res. & Comml Lic & Ins. Free Est. 305-834-1842 RegisteredNurses MedicalTechnologist PharmacyTechP/T MaintenanceDirector Applyonlineat: http://www .f isher menshospital.or g FishermansCommunityHospitalis locatedinMarathon,FLE.O.E./DrugFreeWorkplace/E-verify ApremierresortinIslamoradais interviewingforthefollowingposition: Theselectedcandidatewillenjoyafriendlyworkplace wheresmilesarepartoftheuniform,competitivewages andanexcellentbenefitspackage.ApplyinpersonMM83.5PartTimeFrontDesk Localresidentsonly.Experiencepreferred.POSITIONSAVAILABLEAT:TheGuidance/Care Center Inc. RN-Marathon Inpatient,Full-Time. BehavioralHealth Technician-Marathon CrisisStabilizationUnit Part-Time BehavioralHealth Therapists Providingservicesto childrenandfamiliesat schools,clienthomesandin theMiddleandLowerKeys communities.Mastersrequired;Licensedpreferred.Full-Time. SubstanceAbuse Counselors ForJailIncarceration ProgramatMonroeCounty DetentionCenterinKey West.BachelorsinHuman Servicesrequired.CAP andBilingualpreferred. Full-Time. CaseManagerCoordinatingandProviding servicestoadultsandchildren intheMiddleKeys.Bachelors inHumanServiceFieldand 1yearexperiencerequired. Full-Time.ARNP-MarathonFloridalicensedto provideinpatientcoverage 2-3weekendspermonth.Allapplicantsmustsubmit: 1)Resume;2)threereferences; 3)undergobackground,fingerprint,anddrugscreeningprior toanyofferofemployment.Sendresumeto hr -email@example.com EEOC/DFWPFormerapplicantsneednotapply Deliverournewspapers 2daysaweekinMarathon Earlymorninghours Earn$200+aweek StopintheMarathonoffice at3015OverseasHwy. tofilloutanapplicationor callCarterat743-5551Ext.21Needtomake someextracash? ABASSPROSHOPSAFFILIATEComeworkinourModernRestaurantWEAREACCEPTINGAPPLICATIONSFOR: CooksApply@RestaurantAdministrativeOffice 81532OverseasHwy.,MM81.5Bayside Islamorada,FL33036NOPHONECALLSPLEASEEqualOpportunityEmployer-DrugFreeWorkplace TOMTHUMBFoodStores,Inc. OffersthefollowingpositionsinMONROECOUNTY*Managers&ManagerTrainees *AssistantManagers *StoreClerksThreeshiftsavailable:6amto2pm 2pmto10pm 10pmto6amToapplypleasecall786-295-5307 andaskforClevelandMathis Wewilltrain. Noexperienceneeded. Competitivewagesandbenefits.DFWP.E.O.E. TheShellMan Marathon,FL MM54,O/S iscurrentlyaccepting applicationsforaSalespersonApplicantmust haveapleasant&friendly personality.Responsibilities incl.anything&everything thatisaskedofyou. Weeklyhoursvary.28-50 (Wepaybythehour. Anythingover40hrs. constitutesovertime.) Bringinyourapplication 9-5Mon.-Sat. 10-5Sun. GETRESULTS with the Keynoters classified section. 743-5551