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WE RE OVERSTOCKED!!KEY LARGOMARATHONKEY WEST305-451-5700 MM 99 in the Median 305-295-6400By Publix, Searstown 305-743-4397 MM 47.5 Ocean Crowds already flowing inGet ready for the onslaught: Tens of thousands of lobster hunters from far and wide descend upon the Florida Keys this week for the annual two-day head start on commercial and regular lobster season. Free-divers and tankdivers will crowd Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico and Florida Bay waters up and down the Keys during miniseason, running from 12:01 a.m. Wednesday until 11:59 p.m. Thursday looking for the tasty crustaceans. Pre-scouting for lobster is an important aspect of miniseason, so dont be surprised to see a lot of boat trailers heading south into the Keys early in the week. Its already crazy busy, said Wendy Hall, owner of Tildens Scuba Center and Dive Duck Key. Mini-season is always the last Wednesday and Thurs day of each July, and falls especially late this year. Because it runs so late this year, some people have actually made the mistake of coming in the wrong week, Hall said.The eight-month commercial and regular recreational lobster season opens Aug. 6, with commercial fishermen allowed to drop traps in the water on Aug. 1 (beginning the so-called soak season), the day after mini-season closes.Captain Pips Marina and Hideaway owner Ernie Crawford purchased that Marathon business in late April, but Crawford said his boats were rented out for mini-season well before that. Weve been sold out of boats for probably five months, he said. Most of the time, when the people leave, they rent them for next year. Captain Pips has 15 rental boats, a couple ofTens of thousands of visitors come for the annual two-day lobster huntLOBSTER MINI-SEASONBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.com BUS STOP ON THE MOVEKeynoter photo by WILLIAM AXFORDA crew on Thursday morning loads one of two bus shelters onto a wrecker for removal from the bus stop on Sombrero Beach Road in Marathon. Monroe County Sheriff Rick Roth had asked the Marathon City Council to move the stop because it was attracting as many homeless people and drunks as Middle Keys workers who come down from the mainland. The new stop with no shelters or benches will be in the Kmart parking lot. A sign with bus routes and times will be posted by Aug. 1. Two tourists die in water incidentsA Georgia man died while snorkeling off Key Largo Thursday, making it two Upper Keys water-related deaths since Wednesday. The Monroe County Sheriffs Office says that in Thursdays incident, John Marshall, 71, of Johns Creek, Ga., was aboard a 25-foot private vessel with nine others near the Carysfort Lighthouse, about six miles off Key Largo. The group was snorkeling shortly after noon, says Sheriffs Office spokeswoman Becky Herrin. Marshall was on his way back to the boat when members of his group saw him face down in the water. They pulled him into the boat. Another boat nearby happened to have a doctor aboard, and he switched boats and started cardiopulmonary resuscitation on Marshall, Herrin said.The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Com mission also responded with a boat, and took Marshall to shore at Ocean Reef in North Key Largo, where he was pronounced dead.That followed the Thursday death of a New Jersey man who died after diving off Key Largo Wednesday morning.Herrin says Gary Lanier, 45, of Kenvil, N.J., was on a dive trip with his two children, ages 15 and 18, at the Spiegel Grove wreck with Blue Water Divers out of Key Largo.The Spiegel Grove is a 510-foot former military ship scuttled in 2002. Its at Dixie Shoal and its top deck is in about 60 feet underwater. Herrin said that according to witnesses, including hisAutopsies set for scuba diver and snorkelerKEY LARGOKeynoter StaffCops mum on Keys mans deathSWAIN COUNTY, N.C. Right off the Great Smoky Mountains Expressway in western North Carolina, the narrow, two-lane Lower Alarka Road turns into the winding Grassy Branch Road, which descends in tight circles banked by a tributary of Fontana Lake. Dilapidated trailers are common sights, as are quaint log cabins not quite hidden in the thick woods just past the Alarka Creek, which runs parallel to parts of the road.If you can get over the fear of head-on collisions, the scenic drive is quite enjoyable. But for friends of Shane Hamilton, who died in an ATV wreck earlier this month after he struck a lowlying metal cable that someone tied between two trees, the journey is eerie. Its a weird feeling going up there again, said Hamiltons friend Daryn Page. It was like going through hell all over again.Daryn and her husband Mark Page, who was Hamiltons Key Largo business partner, were last in Nantahala Township over the July 4 weekend to take Hamiltons wife and children back to the Keys after their husband and father died.This time, the Pages wanted answers they were unable to get from making phone calls from the Keys. The crash happened on July 3, and Hamilton died the next day at a hospital in nearby Asheville. The Pages and Marks brother Guy Hill went back to the Swain County town this week to attempt to find out who owns the land where Hamilton, 45, struck the cable. Im trying to find who owns the property where the accident happened, because the sheriff wont give it out, said Page, owner of Page Excavating. The Swain County Sheriffs Office quickly dismissed Hamiltons death as an accident and is not conducting further investigation. The Reporter/Keynoter interviewed Sheriff CurtisFriends visit location where Hamilton diedBy DAVID GOODHUEdgoodhue@keysreporter.comATV DEATH Photo by VINCENT DeVRIESThis is the North Carolina trail where Shane Hamilton died. Note the cross erected by friends. This is next to where the cable was strung.See Hamilton, 2ACity budgets for ambulances, EMSThe city of Key West is ready to roll out a new cityrun ambulance service that commissioners say will offer better emergency medical services to residents. Currently, the city contracts ambulance services and seeks new bids every few years.Nearly $2.5 million has been appropriated to begin a city-run ambulance service in fiscal year 2015. Wednesday, the City Commission gave tentative approval to a $56,550,741 million budget for the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1. Public budget hearings will be set and a final budget will be voted on in September. District 3 Commissioner Billy Wardlow says the $2.5 million will finance four new ambulances and 15 additional emergency medical technicians. There will be an ambulance at each of the citys three fire stations Simonton Street, North Roosevelt Boulevard and Kennedy Drive and a fourth as a backup unit, which would also be used for special events such as the annual powerboat races.The city is building a fourth fire station on Angela Street where City Hall used to be. City Hall will be at the former Glynn Archer Elementary School on White Street when renovations are complete.Were probably in the next budget going to get six because when youre looking at backup and special events, we probably needService being take over by Fire DepartmentBy JESSICA MACHETTAKeynoter ContributorKEY WESTSee Key West, 3ASee Water, 3ASee Lobster, 2A
The New Jersey Turn pike Authority filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Plantation Keys Jersey Boardwalk Pizza this week.The suit, filed July 21 in New Jersey federal court, claims the mile marker 90.5 pizza and sandwich shops logo is too similar the Garden State Parkway logo. Both circular logos are green with a yellow border.The turnpikes says Garden State along the top, while Boardwalks says Jersey Boardwalk. The middle of the Turnpike Authoritys logo says Parkway while Board walks says Pizza Co. The Turnpike Authority logo has no words along the bottom of the circle; Boardwalks says Subs. Cheesesteaks. Pasta.Both logos contain an image of the map of New Jersey in their center. The lawsuit states Boardwalk willfully and blatantly misappropriated the turnpikes registered trademark in an effort to trade upon the fame and goodwill associated with the turnpikes logo and to attract customers and potential franchisees from the state of New Jersey. Thomas Feeney, a Turnpike Authority spokes man, said the lawsuit came about because Boardwalks franchising company, Jersey Boardwalk Franchising Co. Inc., says on website that it aims to open franchises throughout the East Coast. This is not just about some pizza joint in the Keys, Feeney said. JoyAnn Kenny, Board walks attorney, blasted the lawsuit, saying, I would think that a better use of taxpayer funds would be to focus expenditures on the condition and safety of our highways rather than to fund a lawsuit against a Florida pizza restaurant. Feeney said the agencys lawyer sent a letter to Boardwalk owners Paul Dimatteo and George Platt asking them to stop using the logo, but the company has not taken it down from its website or from outside its South Florida locations in Plantation Key and Florida City. They refused. And here we are, Feeney said.Boardwalk opened on Plantation Key in 2006 and has been using a similar logo ever since, Kenny said. The original simply stated Boardwalk Pizza, which has since been updated to say Jersey Boardwalk Pizza.There is clearly no plausible likelihood of confusion among patrons of the restaurant, or prospective franchises, as to any affiliation or association with the N.J. Turnpike Authority, Kenny said in an e-mail. That proposition is simply ridiculous. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued Jersey Boardwalk Pizza a federal registration for its logo in 2011. Kenny added that there are countless businesses right here in New Jersey making use of the logo and various renditions thereof in connection with all sorts of goods and services. Nevertheless, Feeney said that unless Boardwalk changes its logo, the Turnpike Authoritys lawsuit will continue. We wish the owners well in their effort to spread the joy of New Jersey-style pizza along the East Coast, Feeney said. But were going to insist that they come up with their own logo rather than using ours.Garden State says copyright infringed uponBy DAVID GOODHUEdgoodhue@keysreporter.comJersey to Keys pizza joint: Slice up logoCochran and Deputy Chief Jason Gardner in Cochrans office on Monday. Cochran ended the interview in less than two minutes. Its a civil matter, not a criminal matter, and therefore, were out of it, Gardner said. Weve talked to the family, and we have given the family all the information weve got, Cochran said.Booby-trappedTo Hamiltons family and friends, the cable was an obvious booby-trap. Jim Clayton, the man who owns the cabin the Hamiltons rented, also thinks the cable was put there to inflict harm not to warn people away from the ATV trail. In his 14 years of owning his cabin and hiking the trails in the surrounding woods, he never saw the cable, and he said the path is a known and popular spot for hikers and four-wheelers alike.But Gardner said setting cables and other obstacles along paths in the area is common to prevent trespassers from accessing private property. He even seemed to be familiar with the cable that killed Hamilton.It was spray painted at one time, and it just kind of faded, from what Ive been told, Gardner said. Clayton said he was on the path, which is just minutes from his Mountainside Drive cabin, as early as January, and he never saw the cable. In her July report, Detective C.P. Posey concluded the path where Hamilton struck the cable is on private property but she also wrote the Sheriffs Office isnt able to conclude who owns it. Cochran would not provide ownership information during the July 21 interview. Were not going to get into that, he said. He was asked, Why not? He wouldnt answer.OwnershipThe Reporter/Keynoter found out this week the land is owned by a Jupiter, Fla., couple named Charles and Francine Cavallo. The couple bought the 9.17 acres of land in October 2005, according to Swain County records. The Cavallos could not be reached for comment. The Cavallos property is about a quarter mile up Mountainside Drive, about a 15-degree angle climb. The path now has a No Trespassing sign posted on a tree. Daryn and Mark Page said that sign was not there when they went to the property on July 4 to pick up the surviving Hamiltons. Nor were there any markers tied to the cable. There were no signs up there, Daryn Page said. None, zip. Red, white and blue tassels now hang from the cable. They were recently attached, the Pages said. Another recent addition to the scene is a cross that Clayton posted on the side of the path. The wooden, white rood has messages of memorial written on it by Hamiltons loved ones.I will always love you and youll be in my heart forever, Hamiltons wife Karrissa wrote. My husband, my best friend and the most amazing father to our beautiful children, I love you.Unsolved deaths?Hamilton had not vacationed in Swain County before. But the ATV enthusiast settled on the Mountain side Drive location after researching destinations to go four-wheeling.He specifically spent a lot of time looking for a place to ride, Mark Page said. Thats why he came here.H. Odell Chastain is a former Swain County Sheriffs Office deputy and a former member of several other area police departments. He is running against Cochran for sheriff in November. While not commenting on the specifics of Hamiltons death or about Cochrans eight years as sheriff, he said it is not uncommon in the area for deaths that, in his opinion, warrant further scrutiny to go uninvestigated. Chastain said in one instance when he was worked as a cop in Bryson City, Swains county seat, he was approached by a man who said he had information about local drug crimes. The next day they fished him out of Fontana Lake, Chastain said. I know of stuff that has happened that they didnt put a bunch of investigation into.Sheriff refuses to talkFrom Hamilton, 1A KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 2A Saturday, July 26, 2014 PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDAY HIGH LOW SAT.9483 SUN.9382 MON.9282 TUES.9282 Forecast: Expect partly cloudy skies with a chance of thunderstorms.For the extended forecast visitKeysInfoNet.com/weatherThe Monroe County Health Department tests Keys beaches every two weeks for the presence of enteric bacteria. The following beaches have health advisories against swimming:Smathers Beach, Key West.FLORIDA KEYS KEYNOTER (ISSN 8756-6427, USPS# 0201-620) is published semi-weekly by Florida Keys Keynoter, P.O. Box 500158, Marathon, Florida 33050-0158. 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After hours, call toll-free (800) 843-4372.KEYS WEATHER BEACH ADVISORIES CONTACT US NEWS BRIEFS ETERNITY IN PARADISEFOR YOUR FAMILYSouthern Keys CemeteryMM 10 On the GulfCall Today305-294-2528 There are 76,351 Residents in Monroe County and only 4,200 Burial Plots left. Why wait? abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+ ELLISON George Robb Ellison of Live Oak, FL made his final exit on 13 July 2014. Born in Caracas, Venezuela, he spent 13 years there before the family moved to the Fort Lauderdale-Pompano area. He also lived in Cerritos, California; Prescott, Arizona; and Marathon, Florida. George was a Viet Nam War veteran. For many years he enjoyed flying his Cessna 310 and creating jewelry. He served as Master of Mason Lodge Number 323 in Marathon and will be remembered by all who knew him for always having a new joke to tell. He is survived by his aunt, Elena Lanzani Quinlan of Madrid, Spain; his brother Samuel A. Ellison, and his sisters Mary Jane Ellison, Maria Elena Ellison and Susan Ellison Harrelson, and his beloved dog D.O.G. (Diogee). Donations may be sent to IndependenceFund.org. Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Live Oak & Branford, FL. 1126 Ohio Avenue North, Live Oak, FL 32064. WAGNER Sarah A. Wagner (Sally) nee Hind, 78 of Greensboro North Carolina, formerly of Marathon Florida, passed away on July 20, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Teddy Wagner. Dear mother of Ross (Peggy), Chris (Lynn), Laura (George); loving grandmother of Aubrey, Lindsey, Kelley, Michael, Sean, Andrew and Daniel; great grandmother of Evelyn, Liam, Nolan, Augustus and Magnolia. Fond sister of Barbara (Chuck) Van de Velde and Maggie (Seamus) Black. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Services will be private. Memorial donations may be given to the American Cancer Society. HANSON Phyllis Marguerite Hanson, Peggy, of Long Key, took her walk with the Lord on Friday May 9, 2014, after a battle with cancer. She was born in Augusta, IL on March 10, 1928, the daughter of Clarence and Nellie (Martin) Kemble. Her early life was spent in Bowen, IL. She later moved to the Chicago area for career advancement, and lived in the Westmont/Clarendon Hills area. After many years of work, she enjoyed her retirement in the Florida Keys. She admired the beauty in nature and had a deep love for animals. Music was her passion and playing her piano was a favorite pastime. She also loved sailing very much and experiencing many wonderful trips with Ray! She is survived by three daughters, Patricia, Sandra and Brenda, six grandchildren, Brenda, Rob, Rudy, Kelly, Erik and Lisa and ten great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Clara Jean, her first husband Edward Sponenberg, second husband Ray Hanson, and her beloved canine companion Tootie.SEARS, MichaelMichaelArthurSears, 47,ofMarathon,Fl.passed awayinhissleeponJuly11, 2014.Michaelwasbornon July28,1966inHammond,IN. Michaelissurvivedbyhis parentsMaxandJeriSearsof Loxahatchee,Fl.,hisaunt JeanDruryofCrownPoint,In., hisauntBarbara(Edward) MikaofCitrusSprings,Fl., severalcousins,andhisbest friendandneighborofmany yearsWayneHilandof Marathon,Fl.Michaelwillbe rememberedbyhismany friendsforhiswillingnessto helpanyoneinneed.Hewas anavidhunter,fisherman,and scubadiverbeforehebecame disabled.Inlieuofflowers pleasesenddonationsto"St. JudeChildrensResearch Hospital"-theWebbaddress is:stjude.org. Obituaries & Memorials Upper Keys: (305) 852-3216 Marathon Key West: (305) 743-5551 which were out of service when Crawford took over the business. He said it wasnt hard to get them rented for the mini-season. There was a waiting list, he said. We have one client call us every week to see if anybody cancelled. In addition, Crawford said all 15 rooms at his hotel next to Pips are fully booked for Wednesday and Thursday. We have some just before and some after, but none for mini-season, Crawford said.Victor LaMorte owns Reef Marine (two locations) and Florida Keys Powerboats in the Upper Keys and said all his available rental boats sold out well in advance.We dont have to do advertisement. The hype of it does it itself, he said. Newcomers to mini-season should know that law enforcement will be out in full force looking for resource violations. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission usually complements its Keys enforcement staff with officers from the mainland, and the Monroe County Sheriffs Office deploys all its marine units. Both agencies also heavily patrol boat ramps and such during mini-season. And of course, the U.S. Coast Guard will have a heavy presence. As it does each mini-season, the FWC opens what it calls its Lobster Information Booth at mile marker 106 bayside, at Shell World, so visitors can stop in and learn the rules, how to measure a lobster and the like. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. today through Tuesday. There are several important rules, including:In the Keys, it is illegal to possess more than six lobster per diver per day, possess egg-bearing female lobsters, possess undersized lobster and to make multiple trips in one day. A special lobster stamp must be added to your saltwater fishing license. They can be bought at most baitand-tackle shops, or Monroe County Tax Collectors Office branches. For many more specifics the Keys mini-season is far more regulated than anywhere else in the state, especially due to our status as the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary go to www.myfwc.com. Youll find there very specific areas to avoid and other Keys-only requirements.No worries about businessFrom Lobster, 1AUPPER KEYS GOOD NEWS FOR MACK Photo courtesy TURTLE HOSPITALAfter five surgeries (including this one on July 16), Mack, a juvenile green sea turtle, is tumor free. Staff at the Turtle Hospital in Marathon says that on May 28, Mack swam into the Marathon hospitals bayside boat basin tangled in fishing line. Thats when the external fibropapilloma tumors were found. Mack will remain at the hospital for around a year to monitor for tumor regrowth. If there is none, hell be returned to sea. This is Marathon Veterinary Hospital Dr. Molly Willett removing one of the tumors. Mondays deadline for voter sign-upFloridians face a Monday deadline to register to vote in the Aug. 26 primary elections. The registration deadline to vote in the November general election is Oct. 6. As of Friday, Monroe County had 50,748 registered voters 16,916 Democrats, 18,585 Republicans and 15,247 with either no party affiliation or registered in other parties.Man lets cops in, is busted for drugsA Marathon man was arrested on drug charges Thursday after he opened the door to his home to allow police to serve a search warrant.The Monroe County Sheriffs Office says detectives went to Tanaris Walker Sr.s home at 308 12th St. at 11:30 a.m. to serve the warrant. Walker opened the door, let them in and they found an orange pill bottle with nine small plastic bags of crack cocaine inside, agency spokewoman Becky Herrin said.She said the cocaine weighed 5.6 grams. They also seized $667 in cash, presumed to be the proceeds of drug sales. Walker was charged with possession of cocaine with intent to sell.
children, Lanier began having trouble as he surfaced from his dive. One of the dive mates who with the group said Lanier began having trouble while at the surface.Herrin said the dive mate helped get Lanier aboard the dive boat. At that point, he lost consciousness and stopped breathing so she started cardiopulmonary resuscitation.The U.S. Coast Guard responded to distress calls and brought Lanier in to Marina Avenue in Key Largo. Paramedics transported Lanier to Mariners Hospital in Tavernier, where he was pronounced dead. An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of his death. Since its scuttling, at least seven other people have died at the Spiegel Grove or after diving it including an incident in 2007, when three New Jersey divers died inside the ship doing a penetration dive. Autopsies will be performed on Marshall and Lanier to determine the causes of their deaths. Their deaths bring to eight the number of snorkelers and scuba divers who have died in the Keys this year. Those were not the only one-the-water emergencies this week. On Friday, the U.S. Coast Guard and local agencies responded to a boat collision in the Dry Tortugas, around 70 miles west of Key West. The Guard says it received an Electronic Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) alert around 2 a.m. from a fishing vessel. The Guard dispatched a search plane and a helicopter from Miami and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and the Guard sent boat crews to the GPS location.The FWC found a partially submerged fishing boat and another damaged fishing vessel. Two people were reported to be in the water after the crash. One person was pulled to safety by a good Samaritan. He was not wearing a life jacket and was reported to have no medical concerns.The Guard said Friday afternoon it was still looking for the other person. Keys accountant Peter Rosasco will move forward with redeveloping Florida Keys Country Club after receiving final unanimous approval from the Marathon City Council on Tuesday. Rosasco has been working with Robert Belcaster, chairman of the clubs board of directors, for the past five years to acquire the club. Plans include a renovated 18-hole golf course, hotel with 57 single rooms and 19 two-bedroom suites, a swimming pool and a restaurant. There will also be meeting space, and a pro shop for golf and tennis players (the resort has courts). Bill Ehrhorn, owner of the Marathon Jet Center and General Aviation at Florida Keys Marathon Airport, said while the purchase could be good for the city, he told the council the golf course should remain accessible to the public. The Marathon Jet Center and General Aviation provide services and goods, such as fuel, to tourists flying into the airport. It is going to be a good thing if its going to be a tourist attraction and not just built for a small group of people, Ehrhorn said. We need to get behind this hotel resort and make sure the last significant piece of land in Marathon is not being blocked out by the public. Mayor Dick Ramsay agrees. We cant jump in the middle of private business, Ramsay said, however, the presentation was that this is a major asset to the Marathon community and most of that in my mind was making this available to the public. Belcaster said the club is down to 50 members and needs to attract more players to financially survive.He maintains the course has had public access through a players card membership. The membership is open to the public and costs $200 annually. Greens fees for members are $65 in the winter and $40 during the summer.Its public in the sense people can purchase a players club card, Belcaster said. Once its a resort, I believe theres going to be a daily concept fee. Rosasco agrees, saying he will continue the players card program as is once he acquires the club. The clubs tennis courts operate in a similar manner, where the public can pay an annual membership fee, but for unlimited access with no further fees to play. The Key West Golf Club is the closest 18-hole golf course to Marathon; its around 50 miles away. The city of Key Colony Beach runs a par-3 course thats open to the public. The proposed hotel pool will be restricted to guests.Florida Keys Country Club is owned by its members and Rosasco will have to buy them out to acquire the property. Rosasco and Belcaster would not say what the cost will be but Rosasco said he plans to close by Aug. 30.Club principals promise accessCity Council approves plan for developmentBy WILLIAM AXFORDwaxford@keynoter.com Saturday, July 26, 2014 3A Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com DONT FORGET! The winning ReMARCable Meals Raffle ticket will be drawn at 6:30 pmthe night of this Ice Cream Social. 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Box 510095 Key Colony Beach, Florida 33051-0095 FAMILY HOME 3 BD/2BANon Waterfront, CBS Construction, with Swimming Pool + additional 100'X100' buildable vacant lot. Needs TLC. $410,000.00. Come visit our online photo galleries atwww.Keys InfoNet.comKeys waters prove deadlyFrom Water, 1A six, Wardlow said. Fire Chief David Fraga calls the move to a permanent, city-run service a game changer. Its huge, Fraga said. Huge for the city, huge for the Fire Department. This is going to be a win-win. Fraga says the current contracted ambulance provider, Care/American, responds to about 5,000 calls for service each year, with about 4,000 of those resulting in transport to a medical facility. The response time is two to three minutes. The city hadnt been paying Care/American. Instead, the company had hoped to make its money off billing the people it transports, which apparently hasnt been happening. Thats why Care/American decided to pull out. There are 70 Key West firefighters who are EMTs; 15 of them are paramedics. The 15 additional hires will be cross-trained EMTs. Wardlow said hes satisfied with the plan, though he would have liked to see the new service be phased in over two or three years. But with the plans [the Fire Department] showed us, I think theyll be ready for it, he said. Its going to be a great help for the city of Key West, and we wont have to go look for bids every two or three years. Wardlow is also optimistic that receiving payment for services will go more smoothly than it has for Care/American. Were hoping for a good collection rate, he said. They are predicting a 60 to 85 percent collection rate; [the current company] runs between 35 and 40 percent. The Fire Department is going to have a professional collection agency, and they should do a better job of collecting those payments. Care/Americans contract runs through March 31, 2015, and the Key West Fire Department will begin running the ambulance services the following day. The city and the department are still researching new and used vehicles, as well as looking at lease options. The Fire Departments budget for FY 2014 is $7.35 million; expectations to bring the ambulance service in-house would push annual appropriations to nearly $9 million.Change for city is hugeFrom Key West, 1AMARATHON Keynoter photo by WILLIAM AXFORDThis is the pro shop at Florida Keys Country Club. The entire club will be developed under a plan by Keys accountant Peter Rosasco.
KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 4A Saturday, July 26, 2014 Kleen-Rite ServicesThe First Time & Every TimeSandra HendersonOwner/Operator5409 Overseas Hwy., # 266 Marathon, FL email@example.com Bonded, Licensed & Insured Real Estate Middle & Lower KeysKyle B. Samess Cell: 305-304-4459 firstname.lastname@example.org.ACREsales.com9141 Overseas Highway Marathon, FL 33050 Office: 305-743-7636 Fax: 305-743-3387Buy or Sell Real Estate with Me And be the lucky recipient of a bottle of Dom Perignon FOOD DRINK FUELFOOD, FUEL, SUPPLIES...Dive into Mini Season with everything you need from Tom Thumb!8 LOCATIONS TO SERVE YOU:KEY LARGO TAVERNIER MARATHON BIG PINE STOCK ISLAND ICESPECIALThree 8lb. bags$5.00 What you need to know about mini-season in the KeysDiving and snorkeling at night is not allowed during sport season. Bully-netting and hoop-netting from a boat at night is permitted. Night is dened as one hour after sunset until one hour before sunrise. For shing regulations, see my fwc.com/shing. Visit the FWC Lobster Information Booth, Saturday Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at mile marker 106 Bayside. Closed areas are listed at www.oridakeys.noaa.gov. To Report Violations Call (888) 404-3922. All harvesters must hold a recreational saltwater shing license and have a lobster stamp. Bag Limit: Six lobster, per person, per day. Two-day limit of 12. You cannot exceed six per person on opening day. When: The 48-hour mini-season starts at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, and ends at 12:00 midnight Thursday, July 31. Where: Keys waters (except for closed areas), part of Biscayne National Park. Mini-season rules are dierent here than elsewhere in Florida. No eggs: Egg-bearing lobster of all species must be released alive. The rule includes shovelnose, Spanish and spiny lobster. Eggs appear as a spongy mass on the underside of a lobsters tail. The egg mass may be orange, yellow, brown or red. During sport lobster days and regular lobster season the following are illegal and strictly enforced: Robbing lobster traps (felony) Conviction can result in nes, jail time & conscation of property Possessing more than the legal limit Possessing egg-bearing females Undersized lobster Multiple trips per day Damaging coral Taking from closed areas Wrung tails on the water Mini Temporada de Langosta en los Cayos 2014. Bucear y nadar con careta y tubo (snorkeling), no est permitido durante la temporada deportiva. Las redes para atrapar langostas (Bully-netting y hoop-netting) desde un bote por la noche est permitido. Noche se dene una hora despus del atardecer hasta una hora antes del amanecer. Para regulaciones de pesca, visite fwc.com/shing. Visite la Caseta de Informacin de FWC (Lobster Information Booth), SabadoMartes 9 a.m. 7 p.m. en el marcador de la milla 106 Bayside. Areas cerradas estn listadas en www.oridakeys.noaa.gov. Para reportar violaciones, llame (305) 404-3922. Todos los recolectores deben tener licencia para pesca recreacional en agua salada y tener un sello para recolectar langosta. Lmite de bolsa: Seis langostas por persona, por da. Para dos das, un lmite de 12. No puede excederse de seis por persona, en un da de apertura. Cundo: Las 48 horas de la mini estacin comienzan a las 12:01 a.m. del mircoles, 30 de julio, y termina el jueves 31 de julio, a las 12:00 medianoche Dnde: Aguas de los cayos (excepto por las reas cerradas) parte de Biscayne National Park. Las reglas de la mini estacin son diferentes aqu, que en otros lugares de la Florida. No huevos: Los huevecillos de las langostas de todas las especies deben ser liberados vivos. La regla incluye langosta de pala (shovelnose), espaola y espinosa. Los huevos aparecen como una masa esponjosa al lado de la cola de la langosta. La masa de huevos pueden ser naranja, amarilla, caf o roja. En Espanol LOBSTER MINI-SEASON July 30 & 31, 2014 l r a i t e a l s a ra d os los e cre a c o lectar p or da. e rse de m ienzan i e l p r o pert y z e d lobster w a ter 2 0 14. ) no o l
Saturday, July 26, 2014 5A Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com MEDIDA DE LANGOSTA MEASURING LOBSTER Each harvester must have a gauge made for measuring lobster while harvesting in the water All lobster must be measured in the water and released unharmed if undersized Lobster carapace must be greater than 3 inches All recreationally harvested lobster must remain in whole condition while at sea Tails can only be separated on land. When separated, the tail must be greater than 5.5 inches Carapace must be greater than 3 El carapacho debe medir ms de 3 Cada recolector debe tener un calibrador para medir langostas mientras est recolectando en el agua Todas las langostas se deben medir en el agua y liberarlas ilesas si estn por debajo del tamao permitido El carapacho de la langosta debe tener mas de 3 pulgadas Toda la recoleccin recreacional de langostas debe permanecer en perfecta condicin mientras est en el mar. Las colas solamente se pueden separar en tierra. Cuando las separe, la cola debe ser mas grande que 5.5 pulgadas. Scan to View Visual Tours 29967 Overseas Hwy. Big Pine Key, FL 33043 www.BestKeysAgent.com Wendy Marks 305-394-7722 REALTOR Hunter Nickless 305-304-7810 REALTOR Taia Pinholster 305-942-9347 REALTOR Randy Williams 305-906-1515 REALTOR Patti Nickless & AssociatesWhether Buying or Selling, call uswe can make it happen!Patti NicklessCRS, Broker Associate, REALTOR(305) 304-6949Visit Our Website! Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm(305) 743-7116www.marathondiesel.com Everyone needs to be involved to save the environment. If we dont do something today, what we enjoy will not be here tomorrow. 305.522.7655 2 Coco Plum Drive Marathon, Florida 33050 email@example.com Marathon Bio-Diesel SHORE TO DOOR 305-289-1150www.saltservice.net 2992 Overseas Highway Marathon, FL 33050 Showroom MM 48.5 SALT SERVICE, INC.Florida Solar Contractor CVC 56734We Service and Sell Marine A/C, Refrigeration, Watermakers, Batteries, Solar Systems, Anything Electrical! Serving Ocean Reef to Key West since 1976 (305) firstname.lastname@example.orgP.O. Box 522693 Marathon Shores, FL 33052www.HomeWatchKeys.comWeekly Inspection on Random Days and Times Walk the Grounds Flush Toilets, Run Water, Check for Leaks Turn On/Off Electric to Check Lights, Etc. Turn On/Off AC to Check Compressor Willing to Customize to Needs of Client Licensed and Insured HOME WATCH HAPPY HOUR 12 to 6 and 9 to 117 DAYS A WEEK!35 Sombrero Blvd Marathon, FL 33050305-743-0000Open MonSun 11am -11pm PROHIBITED AREAS FOR LOBSTERINGHarvest of lobster is prohibited in John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park during the sport season and in Everglades National Park, Dry Tortugas National Park, no-take areas in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary and in the Biscayne Bay/Card Sound Lobster Sanctuary during both the 2-day sport season and regular season. Local Jurisdictions have specic restrictions on snorkeling and diving. Jurisdictions have extended the rule beyond the Lobster sport season. In the local jurisdictions, there is no diving or snorkeling within 300 feet of improved residential or commercial shoreline, any man made or private canal, any public or private marina. Dive means to wholly or partially submerge ones body while equipped with a mask or goggles whether or not any type of underwater breathing apparatus is used. Please contact your local jurisdiction to nd out the specic restrictions for that area. Carapace must be greater than 3 LOBSTER MINI-SEASON
The Marathon City Council heard Tuesday night that when it comes to municipal revenue not generated by property taxes, the city is on pretty firm footing. Separate from the general fund for the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1 is an estimated $9,893,532 in total non-tax revenue. The biggest contributor for the infrastructure fund will be a discretionary sales surtax, which will contribute $2,685,377, up $218,520 from in the current year. Other significant streams of revenue for capital infrastructure include Monroe County Tourist Develop ment Council grants for Oceanfront Park, for which Marathon will receive $150,000 for Phase 4 and $45,900 for Phase 5. A $64,000 grant from the state Department of Environmental Protection for a trail along Coco Plum Drive and a $100,000 grant from the state Department of Transportation for a bike path near Florida Keys Marathon Airport round out the rest of the sources. Expenses will include a new ambulance for $110,000, a new Code Compliance vehicle for $15,000 and $123,000 in fire and emergency medical services equipment. The Marathon Community Park will receive eight new speakers for the band shell area at $12,000 total.For the Marina Enterprise Fund coming from the City of Marathon Marina, revenue from laundry machines, storage units, moorings and seawall dockage will increase, setting the operating revenue at $759,000, a $90,150 increase over the current budget. Expenditures for the marina fund will be $727,558, up $64,708 from last year.For the stormwater utility fund, personnel costs will lower but materials, supplies and services will increase. Overall, the city is budgeting $9,733,039 for stormwater infrastructure for 2014-15. The presentation at Tuesdays council meeting was preliminary and funding may shift before the City Council finalized the budget in September. Opinion & EditorialSaturday, July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter 6A Letters of local interest are welcome, but subject to editing and condensing. There is a 400-word limit. Letters thanking an individual are welcome. Space does not permit publication of thank-you letters consisting of lists. Letters must be signed. Anonymous letters will not be published. Include a daytime phone number (which will not be published) where you may be reached if there are questions about your correspondence. Mail: Editor, Keynoter, P.O. Box 500158, Marathon, FL 33050 E-mail: email@example.com Fax: 743-6397 Letters to the Editor Richard Tamborrino . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Publisher Larry Kahn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Editor Kathie Bryan . . . . . . . . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . . . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . . . . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2014 Keynoter Publishing Co. Photos courtesy MONROE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARYWhen U.S. Navy sailors in Key West got some time off in 1940, theyd often hit the citys bars. But if the Navy Shore Patrol (the Navys police) found that perhaps youve imbibed too much, there was no way you were being allowed to stay in the bar.CELEBRATING OUR PAST EDITORIALWelcome, buggers; enjoy but be safeLETTERS TO THE EDITORMore limits for mini-seasonThis coming weeks lobster miniseason is not mini-season; its lobstermobster season. Multiple trips out with multiple limits reached are the norm with many out-of-towners (and a few locals) that come to the Keys. Poaching prior to season is quite evident already. Hey, heres a solution. Allow lobstering from sun-up to noon. All boats must pull anchor by noon and be in motion toward shore. If you cant get your limit in five hours, too bad. Almost everyone on the water in the afternoon is going for their second or third limit. Doesnt the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission call this sport season? Whats so sporting about using scuba tanks? Free-diving is sporting, especially in the gulf. Ban scuba use for mini-season. Abalone diving in cold, rough, murky Northern California is free-diving only. Thats sporting.So fishing licenses for out-of-state visitors cost more than resident licenses. Makes sense, but lobster stamps are the same for residents and mobsters. Why?Raise the lobster tag fee to $20 for out-of-staters or even out-of-Monroe County people. For example, if you live in Broward and dive in Broward, if you want to dive in the Keys, pay more to do so. Hey, make mini-season a separate license fee, and use all that money to add 50 or more patrol boats. Use private boats with uniformed officers. Fantasy Fest is nothing compared to the law-breaking that goes on during mini-season. It also makes sense to have punch tags for mini-season lobster, like California does for abalone. Punch your tag for every lobster brought on board. You have 12 punch holes for each license holder. If you are stopped without punching, you forfeit your catch and license, and have your boat impounded for 90 days, in addition to fines. Why not have a maximum boat limit six per diver and 24 maximum per boat no matter how many divers are on board. Many mobsters load the boat with non-divers (with gear and licenses) and plunder multiple limits. Tom Casey MarathonGUEST COLUMNFor the most part, unless youre a business owner reaping the significant financial benefits, the annual two-day lobster mini-season, which is this Wednesday and Thursday, isnt the most welcome time of the year for many residents. The Keys population around 71,000 people spikes with an estimated 30,000 visitors, all seeking to bring in their daily limit of six lobster per person. U.S. 1 becomes jammed with autos trailering boats, the stores fill as those visitors get provisions, and the open water close to shore on both the oceanside and bayside seems like a marina boats as far as the eye can see, Many of those people are visitors who make a oneor two-week vacation out of it before their children return to school. But it is a financial boon to many, there is no doubt about it. The gas stations, the bait-and-tackle shops, the lodgings, the marinas, the restaurants all get a share of the visitors money. So for the residents, thats a big plus. Long after the lobster hunters leave, that money is still being spread locally.But of course there is a dark side to mini-season other than the inconvenience to the locals, and thats what can only be called disorganized chaos out on the water.Often the adventure and excitement of hunting lobster can, frankly, cause some people to lose their minds and they forget common courtesy, especially nautical courtesy. Some people will get to a good lobster hole and claim it as theirs, although thats a ridiculous notion because no one owns the ocean or bay. But fights often break out because of it sometimes guns are even drawn.Then there are folks who simply are not physically ready to scuba or snorkel, yet they do all in the name of catching a great dinner. The past several years, the Keys (fortunately) did not see any deaths related to mini-season. But from 2005 to 2009, 12 divers died here in incidents directly related to mini-season. We plead with our visitors: If you or someone in your party isnt prepared for the hunt, dont let them in no matter how much they plead. Let them enjoy the show from the vessel. The lobster, even if caught by someones elses hand, will still taste pretty fabulous. And always remember: Respect our resources. Long after you return home, they need to prosper.As it does each mini-season, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission opens what it calls its Lobster Information Booth at mile marker 106 bayside, at Shell World, so visitors can stop in and learn the rules, how to measure a lobster and the like. Hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. today through Tuesday.Bahia Honda State Park at mile marker 36.8 is hosting its third annual Sport Lobster Season Mini-Event on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the parks marina so you can get information about lobstering, fishing, diving and boating. A lobster touch tank will be provided by the FWCs Fish and Wildlife Research Institute. Find out how to properly measure a lobster and have your lobster questions answered by biologists. An information booth and free vessel safety checks will be provided by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. Get a hot dog, chips and a cold soda for $5. Regular entrance fees apply; there are no additional charges for event activities. Enjoy yourselves out there. Dont let irresponsibility take over so we can all remain safe.Housing panel floatedThe Marathon City Council plans to create an advisory committee to find ways to possibly address the ongoing need for workforce and other affordable housing, the board informally decided Tuesday.Speaking at Tuesdays council meeting, city Planning Commissioner Dan Zieg, who is running for a seat on the council this fall, suggested the idea. When he announced his campaign a few months ago, affording housing was his main platform.Marathon is going through something of a small building boom, with a 125room Hyatt and a 95-room Courtyard by Marriott under construction. A 108-unit hotel at a former Ramada site is also planned.All will have dozens of jobs to fill front desk, landscaping, food and drink servers, maid service and maintenance, among them. The problem is where to house them; some big Marathon stores, such as Kmart and Publix, bus much of their staffs in from the mainland.City Councilman John Bartus agrees a committee could help define the specifics of the housing issue.Here in the Middle [Keys], the local workforce, there seems to be an aching need here, Bartus said. I would hope members of the committee would be involved in the housing industry and real estate people who are aware of the problem and can come up with some solutions to the problem.In other action Tuesday, the council:Approved a conditionaluse permit and development agreement for JoJos of the Florida Keys and Nomad Outfitters on Grassy Key near mile marker 59.The former dive bar and adjacent bait-and-tackle shop is slated to become 14 singlefamily homes, with nine of them built along the Atlantic Ocean and the other six built in a semi-circle closer to U.S. 1.Florida Keys Marathon Airport Director Don DeGraw and Mayor Dick Ramsay spoke about ongoing plans for a U.S. Customs and Border Protection office at the airfields terminal. DeGraw said one fulltime customs agent might work Saturdays through Tuesdays, clearing travelers from the Caribbean and other islands outside of the Keys. Ramsay said the city plans to make the customs office boater-friendly, as well. If the agent is unable to be at a marina, Ramsay said Monroe County Sheriffs Office can help until the agent can come and clear travelers. Its going to be an asset to the Keys and this community, Ramsay said.MARATHONCity specifies non-tax revenueMARATHON By WILLIAM AXFORDwaxford@keynoter.comBy WILLIAM AXFORDwaxford@keynoter.com Want a federal contract? Think long, hardRecently The Florida Current reported that the projected substantial budget surplus in Florida has enabled spending increases in several areas, including transportation. Significantly, spending for transportation projects involves federal dollars more often than not, in addition to state funds. The federal involvement (and burden) that those federal dollars carry will vary, but all have in common at least one thing: Many strings are or will be attached and the administrative burden will be not only significant, but critically important. In addition to transportation spending, a glance through the Monroe County State and Federal Legislative Agenda and Briefing Book 2014 identifies several upcoming programs and many possibilities that will involve federal dollars in Monroe County.Virtually any direction one turns in the county, some federal hand is involved in everything we see. Most frequently, that hand is financial. Any federal funds involved will be spent either directly through the federal acquisition process or indirectly through the state and other projects and programs in which the federal government participates financially. However it is done, if any federal funds are involved, federal strings (and a degree of oversight) certainly will be attached.Given that according to CNN Money, the federal government spends 14 percent of its total budget annually on contracting, it is difficult for prudent businesses to overlook such a large potential customer. Thus it is for contractors and suppliers in South Florida generally and in the Keys in particular. Our business is not only about fishing, tourists and sunburn. It is also about supporting Naval Air Station Key West, the U.S. Coast Guard and various Department of Homeland Security facilities across our area. Besides those direct federal opportunities, there are many indirect opportunities such as the transportation example above (if one does not think the federal influence is pervasive, one need only ask almost any charter captain about the closure of the reef by the federal government last year. There certainly is good business out there for those willing to do it, but one must approach that business with awareness that there are many potential risks beyond those associated with any similar commercial contract. Consider that the federal acquisition regulation is lengthy, and every agency and many subdivisions of agencies have applied additional requirements beyond those of that regulation. Even innocent violations can produce potentially catastrophic monetary results and possible criminal concerns. For example, a contractor or subcontractor making routine repairs at a federal facility should know and be able to document the (domestic) origin of every piece of hardware it uses in performing that work. Note that that also applies under any federally assisted contract such as, say, a contract resulting from or under a grant associated with historic preservation.If, as commonly happens, a federal inspector finds use of a single Chinese fastener, unless a contractor can document that every other fastener is of domestic origin, the entirety of the work will have to be demolished and rebuilt at contractor expense (and all within contract time frames). And if an interim or other invoice on the job had been presented or paid, there is strong potential for a False Claims Act suit (civil and/or criminal) against the contractor.Thus, a word to the wise: Look carefully before leaping into work directly or indirectly involving federal funds.J. William Eshelman is a Washington, D.C., attorney who consults for government contractors as part of his practice. He is a part-time resident of Duck Key. ESHELMANAbout $9.9M is expected to come inExpenses will include a new ambulance and a new Code Compliance vehicle.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 7A Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com REAL ESTATE MARKETPLACE for the week of 7/13 7/19, 2014 SALES vs. LAST YEAR: 98 percent Based on information from the Florida Keys Board of REALTORS, Inc. (alternatively, from the Florida Keys MLS, Inc.) Key Price Price Days Listing Office, Selling Office, Address Listed Sold Listed Listing Agent Selling Agent Big Coppitt19 El Monte Ln $289,000 $300,000 333 Bascom Grooms R.E./Bascom Grooms Engel & Voelkers Fla Keys/Cindy Kaye 301 Overseas Hwy (1) $1,750,000 $900,000 410 Prudential Knight & Gardner/Knight, Gardner Prudential Knight & Gardner/Knight, GardnerBig Pine KeyLot 9 Violet Dr $36,500 $34,750 386 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Dave Wiley Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Dave Wiley Lot 3 Horvath Dr $49,000 $47,500 54 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Dave Wiley Truman & Co./Raymond Vazquez 30963 Oettley Dr $210,000 $195,000 88 Rose Dell & Associates/Rose Dell Century 21 Prestige/Linda Merkey 30386 Frigate Ln $359,000 $335,000 142 Prudential Knight & Gardner/Thomas Gomez Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Samuel Williams 1660 Hellenga Dr $584,000 $575,000 141 Prudential Knight & Gardner/Thomas Gomez RE/MAX Marathon Vacation/Joyce ThomasCoco Plum265 Avenue G $975,000 $960,000 318 American Caribbean R.E./Kristen Brenner American Caribbean R.E./Karen RaspeCudjoe Key21792 Asturias Rd $399,000 $390,000 367 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo Florida Real Estate Services/Bob Garcia 154 Tortuga Ln $399,000 $390,000 72 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Diane Corliss Century 21 Schwartz/Roger Cousineau 20823 2ND Ave $699,000 $650,000 32 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo Duck Key 0 Seaview Dr $60,000 $55,000 797 American Caribbean R.E./Lynn Lucas RE/MAX Marathon Vacation/Joe TownsendGrassy Key57466 Bailey St $340,000 $382,500 116 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Rick Servais Shoreline Properties/Alexis RossKey Colony901 Ocean Dr $1,450,000 $1,363,500 530 American Caribbean R.E./Brenda Torrella Moorings Rlty/C. Hughes, R. Simonds-BrewerKey Largo 100000 Overseas Hwy (1) $87,500 $60,000 715 Shoreline Properties/Gary Bauman Marr Properties/Pam Sante 151 Coconut Row $192,900 $190,000 247 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/C. Porter, J. Keller Island Equity Real Estate/Jo Gunthner 500 Burton Dr $215,000 $207,500 683 Island Equity Real Estate/Holly Hight Realty World Freewheeler/Sheila Lange 537 Palm Dr $255,000 $243,000 118 Realty World Freewheeler/Juliano, El-Koury Realty World Freewheeler/Chonda Juliano255 Lower Matecumbe Rd $299,000 $299,000 30 Century 21 Schwartz/Lynda Gallaher Century 21 Schwartz/Lynda Gallaher 117 Pirates Dr $340,000 $340,000 122 Charles Rutenberg Realty/Carol Rose Realty World Freewheeler/Eileen Albury 75 Coral Dr $375,000 $358,000 45 Century 21 Schwartz/Lou Alice Avellino Outside Of MLS 69 Bahama Ave $389,000 $379,900 28 Outside Of MLS Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Dave Wiley 23 Mangrove Ln $479,000 $479,000 106 Ocean Sothebys Intl/Bill Hart Marr Properties/Lorie Leal 26 Center Ln $635,000 $607,500 125 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Maryann Warren Realty World Freewheeler/Lisa Frins 326 Little Miss Muffett Ln $645,000 $599,000 103 Ocean Sothebys Intl/Kim Bagnell Thaler Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Carol Herdock 101851 Overseas Hwy (1) $775,000 $775,000 1 Century 21 Schwartz/Sal Livoti, Misty Pace Century 21 Schwartz/Misty Pace, Sal Livoti 102 Coastal Dr $3,985,000 $3,800,000 127 Moorings Realty/Zoe Mayclin Island Equity Real Estate/Holly HightKey West5051 Overseas, Wk 52, $14,900 $14,500 189 Sea Winds Realty/Donald Heisler Sea Winds Realty/Residential 4 None St (1) $45,000 $42,500 342 Doug Mayberry R.E./Keith Bland, Kent Ducote Last Key Realty/Christopher Santry 101 Golf Club Dr $345,000 $339,000 92 Compass Realty Branch/Robin Mitchell Bascom Grooms R.E./Bascom Grooms 703 Eaton St $375,000 $375,000 2 Sand Dollar Realty/George Arnold Sand Dollar Realty/George Arnold 1825 Venetia St $399,000 $380,000 62 Prudential Knight & Gardner/B. Donnelly Prudential Knight & Gardner/B. Donnelly 1213 Margaret St $450,000 $450,000 50 Key West Real Estate Sales/Elaine Chinnis Key West Real Estate Sales/Elaine Chinnis 1418 Laird St $519,000 $490,000 88 Bascom Grooms R.E./Bascom Grooms Century 21 Schwartz/Jimmy Lane 620 Thomas St $579,000 $579,000 189 At Home in Key West/Robin Van Mater Truman & Co./Roger Emmons 3841 Roosevelt Blvd $624,500 $610,000 50 Sellstate Island Props/M. Wagner, M. Berman Century 21 Schwartz/Paul Dickey 920 Eisenhower Dr $775,000 $750,000 412 RE/MAX Marathon Vacation/James Hogan RE/MAX Marathon Vacation/James HoganLittle Torch KeyLot 88 Heck Ave $130,000 $115,000 348 Century 21 Schwartz/R. Williams, D. Norman Century 21 Schwartz/Rhonda WilliamsMarathon6099 Overseas Hwy $99,000 $99,000 145 American Caribbean R.E./Lynn Lucas American Caribbean R.E./Lynn Lucas 457 95TH Street Ocean $349,000 $330,000 81 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Brian Schmitt Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Natalie Johnson 2600 Overseas Hwy $349,000 $320,000 56 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Amy Puto Coco Plum Real Estate/Kelly Willey 372 11TH Street Ocean $525,000 $450,000 231 Shoreline Properties/J. Kelley, T. Del Valle RE/MAX Keys To The Key/Team Wilkinson 11600 1st Ave $610,000 $575,000 510 Hawks Cay Resort Sales/Hawks Cay Team Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Jamie Engel 69 Tingler Ln $1,095,000 $950,000 148 American Caribbean R.E./Brenda Torrella Key Colony Beach Realty/John CallionPlantation Key186 Coconut Palm Blvd $474,000 $485,000 582 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Sally Stribling Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Melba Wilson 88711 Overseas Hwy (1) $599,000 $480,000 160 Coldwell Banker Schmitt/J. Keller, C. 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PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) is blood plasma enriched only using the patients own platelets. This is delivered to the injured site which leads to the release of growth factors and cytokines that stimulate soft tissue and bone healing. Similarly, Stem Cells are undifferentiated cells that the body directs to become the necessary cells to heal or replace damaged tissue. 57466 Bailey Street Grassy Key 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL 33050 Rick ServaisREALTOR(305) 731-5010www.realestatemarathonfl.com firstname.lastname@example.org Open 7 Days A WeekThis 3BR/2BA non-waterfront home on Grassy Key JUST SOLD! Looking to SELL your home? I have the EXPERIENCE to make it happen! Call Me Today to find out how! Ke y sInfoNet.com BusinessSTAKING THEIR POSITIONS Former Keynoter Publisher Wayne Markham (left) moderates a debate Wednesday among Key West mayoral candidates Margaret Romero, incumbent Craig Cates and Sloan Bashinsky. It was hosted by the Key West Chamber of Commerce at the Casa Marina Resort. The nonpartisan election is Aug. 26. If no one receives 50 percent plus 1 vote, the top two vote-getters would be in a Nov. 4 runoff.Save on backto-school goodsA sales-tax holiday on back-to-school goods returns Aug. 1, 2 and 3, meaning the 7.5 percent tax wont be charged for certain goods that weekend. The exemption for some clothing has been increased to $100 or less per item (up from $75 or less per item in 2013). The exemption for personal computers and certain computer-related accessories will be on the first $750 of the sales price. Retailers say that will expand the list of taxexempt items, and they expect an average increase of at least 30 percent in store traffic over the weekend because of the tax holiday, says the Florida Retail Federation. In all, Florida residents are expected to save at least $40 million over the threeday holiday, which was passed unanimously by the 2014 Florida Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Rick Scott, the federation says. The term personal computer includes any electronic book reader, laptop, desktop, handheld, tablet or tower computer. It does not include cell phones, video game consoles, digital media receivers or devices that are not primarily designed to process data. The term related accessories includes keyboards, mice, personal digital assistants, monitors (except those with TV tuners), modems, routers and nonrecreational software. Clothing and shoes up to $100 will be tax exempt, along with school supplies up to $15. That includes pens, pencils, erasers, crayons, notebooks, notebook paper, legal pads, binders, lunch boxes, construction paper, markers, folders, poster board, composition books, poster paper, scissors, cellophane tape, glue or paste, rulers, computer disks, protractors, compasses and calculators.Many items see sales tax being waivedTAXES
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Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 Ad # 1119725 NOTICE OF SALE Monroe County Sheriffs Office Notice of Sale of Surplus Vehicles The Monroe County Sheriffs Office will sell a number of surplus Vehicles by sealed bids. All bids must be received no Later than 10:00am Thursday July 24, 2014. The bids will be opened publicly at 1:30 pm on Thursday, July 24, 2014. A list of vehicles to be sold may be viewed at our www.keysso.net website. Bidding instructions and required bid forms are available on the website or can be picked up at the Sheriffs Office Headquarters Building, Finance Division or by contacting: Johnnie Yongue 305 293-7477 Michael Griffin 305-293-7362 Monroe County Sheriffs Office 5525 College Road KeyWest, FL 33040 open yp 2014. A MY HEAVILIN, CPA 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 b efore the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 711. Submitted by: Kahane & A ssociates, P.A., 8201 Peters Road, Ste.3000, Plantation, FL 33324 Telephone: (954) 382-3486, Telefacsimile: (954) 382-5380 Designated service email: notice@kahaneandassociates. com File No.: 10-14564 OCN Published July 9, 16, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter 1133078 A d # 1145173 NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that that the undersigned, AMY HEAVILIN, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Monroe County, Florida, will, on the 12th DAY OF AUGUST 2014 at 11:00 A M on THE FRONT STEPS OF THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 WHITEHEAD STREET in the City of KEY WEST Florida, offer for sale and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for CASH the following described property situated in Monroe County, Florida, to wit: A parcel of land being a portion of Lot 7 of the unnumbered Lot of George L. McDonalds Amended Plat of Government Lots 3, 5 and 6, Section 18, Township 63 South, Range 38 East according to the plat thereof as recorded in Plat Book 1 at Page 101, of the Public Records of Monroe County, Florida, being more particularly described as follows: Commence at the intersection of the West line of said Section 18 and the Southeasterly right-ofway line of Old State Road 4-A; thence North 68 degrees 05 15" East (bearings based on assumed meridian) along said Sutheasterly right-of-way fettothe point ,p, Range 38 East, with the Southerly right of way line of Old State Road 4A, thence N68 05 15" E for 69.94 feet to the Point of Beginning; thence S 21 54 45" E for 127.58 feet, thence South for 179.93 feet, thence along the arc of a tangential curve to the left having a radius of 37.50 feet and a central angle of 17 45" for a distance of 38.15 feet; thence S 58 degrees 17 45" E for 705.94 feet; thence N 30 degree 42 45" E for 37.51 feet; thence S 30 degrees 42 45" W for 75.00 feet. Pursuant to the FINAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT entered in a case in said Court, the style of which is: JP Morgan Chase Bank, National Association; CHRISTIANA TRUST Plaintiff VS. Michael Hussey; Rose E. Hussey; Plantation Lake Estates Homeowners A ssociation, In; Unknown Parties in Possession #1; Unknown Parties in Possession #2 Defendant. nd the Docket Number of Which is Number 13-CA000356-P. WITNESS my hand and the Official Seal of Said Court, this 17th day of April, 2014. CPA y 2727 West Cypress Creek Road Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33309 954-462-7000 If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cheryl Alfonso, 302 Fleming Street, Key West, Florida, 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 seven (7) days: if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 711. Published July 16, 23, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter A d # 1145462 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUCIDIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 13-CA-001084-P LAURENCE T. VOGT, DEBORAH J. VOGT, and EVALYNE J. LEITH, Plaintiffs, v. ROBERT ALLEN TRACHET, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ROBERT ALLEN TRACHET, ROBERTA LYNN TRACHET, UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF OBERTA LYNN TRACHET, EandJANE g@g Secondary Email: email@example.com Published July 16, 23, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1146730 COMPETITIVE SOLICITATION / BID OPENING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO PROSPECTIVE BIDDERS THAT the Monroe County School District will be receiving bids for the following: ITB 2014544 FLOORING BID OPENING -August 13, 2014 10:00 AM, MCSD Administration Bldg, 241 Trumbo Road, Key West, FL 33040 Bid Documents may be requested from Demandstar by calling 1-800-711-1712 or by going to the website www.demandstar.com or by going to www.KeysSchools.com/rfp The public record document is available at the Purchasing Department, 241 Trumbo Road, Key West, FL 33040. All bids must be received on or before dates specified in the bid documents. The Monroe County School District reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to accept or reject any and all bids and to wave informalities or irregularities when it is in the best interest of the Board to do so. Please contact Suanne Lee, Purchasing Supervisor, with any questions regarding this bid @KeysSchools WWW.KEYSINFONET.COM SATURDAY, JULY 26, 2014 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 7B 4801 O/S Hwy.|Marathon, FL |(305) 289-2038NEW ARRIVALS Leather Sectionals & Recliners Fantasy Flowers Lamps Artwork Conch StyleBefore you spend lavishly on that piece you just have it have, give yourself a cooling-off period. Column, 2BBSports & Outdoors CommunityLifestyle Arts & Entertainment KEY LARGOReef nurseries need diversKey Largos worldrenowned nonprofit Coral Restoration Foundation continues its unprecedented hands-on restoration of Florida Keys coral reefs, and divers seeking a meaningful underwater experience are encouraged to volunteer to help. Lay people can join marine scientists in educational workshops to learn about coral health, corals function in marine ecosystems, environmental impacts on coral reefs and ways to protect this essential resource in the Florida Keys. Afterward, divers embark on dives to put their newly learned skills to task. These educational dive trips are part of the foundations volunteer arm. Foundation founder and President Ken Nedimyer, a former tropical-fish collector and live-rock aquaculture farmer, recognized the need for coral cultivation after seeing the organisms gradual decline. Since 2000, CRFs goal has been to reestablish sexually mature coral colonies that can successfully reproduce and repopulate the reefsElkhorn and staghorn corals in particular are two reef-building species with the best chance to proliferate into new habitats. Both are on the Endanger Species List.Upper Keys dive operators offer trips where divers can accompany marine scientists to coral restoration sites and see firsthand the outplanting of corals as well as maintenance in the offshore coral nursery, a one-acre underwater plat that houses staghorn and elkhorn.For upcoming dive programs, visit www.coral restoration.org The Coral Restoration Foundation has five offshore coral nurseries along the Keys, strategically placed near existing coral reefs. They span from a new nursery off North Key Largo at Carysfort Reef to Key West, where a recently expanded southernmost coral nursery now contains 22 prefabricated PVC tubing trees holding staghorn and elkhorn to be out-planted in the fall.Nursery corals are started from knuckle-size clippings, then hung from coral trees that each can hold up to 100 coral fragments. The fragments grow to 30 or 40 centimeters over the course of nine to 12 months before being outplanted to reef systems.After a year on the reef, the corals grow several inches tall with multiple branches. In five years, they are strong, independent structures serving as habitat for a variety of tropical fish.During working nursery dives, volunteers help gather, prune, clean, tag and prepare corals for planting. During a second dive at a restoration site they affix the clippings, adhering the cultivated corals to the reef using hand tools and underwater epoxy.Elkhorn, staghorn need replanting and maintenancePhotos by TIM GROLLIMUNDPlanting and maintaining coral nurseries isnt unlike regular land-based nurseries except theyre underwater and used to save endangered coral species. Does it float? Enter the regattaTrashy items like PVC pipe, buckets, pool noodles, plastic wrap, lawn furniture or cardboard can be bound together as hulls during Key Largos Anything That Floats regatta race set for Aug. 16.On the third Saturday of August each year, organizers of the wacky race task resourceful crews of two, four or more people to reuse, recycle and regenerate floatable items found around the house to construct their boats.Boat builders need to bind together their vessels with all-purpose duct tape, plastic wrap or other sticky substances long enough to hold team members inside during the half-mile dash through a buoyed course set in Blackwater Sound from Key Largos Caribbean Club to Sundowners and back. Teams can employ oars, paddles or even hoist old Tshirts as sails to propel their vessel. However, entries can be disqualified for incorporating offenders including motors, foam, floats, rafts or pool toys. A captains party is scheduled for 7 p.m. Aug. 15 at Seor Frijoles, mile marker 103.9 bayside. Aug. 16 is race day, with team check-in beginning at 2 p.m. at Senor Frijoles. Race events begin at 3 p.m., and boats depart from the waterfront dock at the adjacent Sundowners Restaurant. The offbeat challenge is free to enter and to watch. Prizes are awarded in categories such as bestcostumed crew and most creative vessel. For more event information, go to www.keylargo anythingthatfloats race.com .KEY LARGO A tourney with a twistMarathons Tildens Scuba Center is sponsoring a lobster tournament with a twist during this weeks annual two-day lobster mini-season.Tens of thousands of visitors are expected for miniseason, which runs from 12:01 a.m. Wednesday through 11:59 p.m. Thursday. Then lobster are off limits until the eight-month regular season starts Aug. 6. Tildens is rewarding bug hunters for their lobster catches but only if they also harvest at least one invasive lionfish. The poisonous Pacific species is proliferating and considered a threat to Keys coral reefs since they have no natural predators.The tournament benefits Marathon resident Cathy McKoy, a longtime resident whos been diagnosed with bone cancer. Because of that, our vendors have been extremely generous, Tildens owner Wendy Hall said.She is responding to her treatment and were really hoping her [upcoming] surgery is successful, Hall said. Hall said there are $7,000 to $10,000 worth of giveaways like dive gear, spear guns and cameras, while local hotels and restaurants have also contributed gift certificates to the cause.Fifty percent of all $30 entry fees, and 100 percent of raffle proceeds from the tournament, will be donated to McKoy to help her cover medical expenses. The entry fee buys participants a hat and one raffle ticket and the tournament is open to the public.First-, secondand thirdplace finishers receive prizes in the mens, womens and kids categories. Theres also a grand prize for the 12 heaviest lobster and most lionfish. To find out more specifics, call 743-7255, send an e-mail to info@tildens scubacenter.com or visit Tildens Scuba Center at 4650 Overseas Highway in Marathon. Registration is open until 9 a.m. Wednesday.Lobster, lionfish go hand in hand during the weekBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMINI-SEASON White marlin leads tourneyGary Engs white-marlin release, coupled with several dolphin catches, helped his team aboard the Ruckus win the Drambuie Key West Marlin Tournament that ended July 19 in Key West.Eng released his marlin on the first angling day of the three-day contest to earn 400 points. The team ended the tournament with 496.75 points, providing Ruckus the edge to capture the top $25,000 prize.We had a lot of fun and are doing things that a lot of people wish they could do, said Eng of Terra Verde, Fla. But its probably not as fun as winning a big Powerball. Also aboard Engs 61foot Viking were Patrick Walsh of Terra Verde and Scott Dutton of Islamorada. Ruckus was captained by Kenny Hyatt of Tampa, with Paul Murdoch as mate. Walsh caught a 48.75pound dolphin, the tournaments largest mahi-mahi. Second place in the billfish division went to the OCD, captained by Sean Leu of Miami. Team member John Harris of Naples released a white marlin on the final fishing day to score 400 points.KEY WEST FISHINGThe winners on the Ruckus receive their honors from tournament Chairman Tim Greene (right). They are (from left) Scott Duttow, Gary Eng, Paul Murdoch, Kenny Hyatt and Pat Walsh.
KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 2B Saturday, July 26, 2014 2600 Overseas Hwy., #9 Marathon Amy PutoREALTOR Cell 305-766-1745 Toll Free 800-366-5181 ext. 6525 firstname.lastname@example.org.AmyPuto.comThis 2BR/2.5BA unit at Pirates Cove II in Marathon JUST SOLD for 92% of the listing price in under 60 days!Thinking of selling your property? Contact me and lets work together to price it properly in todays market and get it sold in the time frame you want! 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL 33050 Patti & Randy JUST SOLD Pattis Listing on Big Pine Key!Ready to Buy or Sell in the Lower Keys? Call Patti Nickless & Associates to make it happen! 30454 Pine Way Big Pine Key29967 Overseas Hwy. Big Pine Key, FL 33043 Patti Nickless CRS, SFRBroker Associate(305) 304-6949 Big Pine is open 7 days a weekwww.BestKeysAgent.com Randy Williams (305) 906-1515 REALTOR 11050 Overseas Hwy. Marathon, FL 33050 457 95th Street Ocean Marathon 109 Bruce Court Marathon I JUST SOLD these 2 properties in Marathon!If you or someone you know are looking to BUY or SELL their property here in the Keys, call me today. I would be happy to assist them in all their real estate needs! Call me today!Natalie Johnson(305) 481-3317Nataliejohnson5@gmail.comwww.nataliejohnsonrealestate.com Buyers remorse has happened to us all at some point following a shopping trip: You fell in love with it in the store but after getting it home, you realize the color or fit isnt quite right or maybe it was just too much money.In most cases, you can return the item and get your money back. How ever, there are times when a return isnt possible and now youre stuck with something you dont want. Here are a few tips to help you avoid buyers remorse in the future.Shop with purposeShopping is fun pastime but you need to recognize when youre just in the mood to purchase something new or whether you really do need new things for your wardrobe.If you catch yourself in the shopping-just-to-shop mood, make note of it and recognize that today isnt the day to make an expensive purchase. Instead, make a list of the items your wardrobe lacks and clothing and accessories that need to be replaced. When you know what you need, you can go shopping with purpose.Wait a dayIf you are unsure about an item, give yourself a day or two to think about it. You can put the item on hold or leave it in your online shopping cart. If you are still thinking about it the next day, then buy it.But youd be surprised how often you will just forget about the item by the next day. This is especially important when making a more expensive purchase.Dont splurgeBefore splurging on a big purchase, ask yourself a few questions.How often will I use this?Buying special-occasion pieces is OK once in a while, buy truly expensive items should be worn often. If you are going to use the item daily or even several times a week, then it isnt a bad purchase.Is it trendy or classic? Trendy pieces go out of style and might not have the shelf life that an investment piece deserves. Instead, purchase the item in a cheaper brand and save your investments for classic pieces you will wear often and well into the future.Will I still love it a year from now? In fashion, newly covetable items emerge each season, so splurging on the it bag of the month may have you regretting that decision after only a few short months of wear. If youll still love the item a year from now, then you know youre making the right decision to purchase it.Is this an impulse buy? Before buying a house or a car, you save money and do research. Saving and researching before purchasing a big item is the best way to shop guilt-free. You can also make a list of pros and cons to help you sort through whether this investment piece is really for you.Can I afford it?If youre buying something that is as much as your mortgage payment, then it needs some consideration and should be taken seriously. Impulse purchases on expensive items can impact your financial future and well-being and should not be purchased without thoughtful consideration.Shopping makes us feel good. Purchasing a new or coveted item triggers the release of brain chemicals that gives us shopping high. Understanding this can help you make sense of shopping impulses, avoid buyers remorse and lower your risk for overspending. Now, go ahead and shop responsibly. LivingShouldnt have bought that?Here are some tips to avoid buyers remorseCONCH STYLEPhoto courtesy www.styleround.comThis 18-karat gold watch has a carved map of North America on it. Talk about impulse buying if you can afford this $2.9 million baby, buyers remorse probably isnt a problem. But for many of us, it can be. Leah Maki ConchStyleProducts distill essence of vodkaWeve had cream-flavored vodka, candy-flavored vodka, even breakfast cerealflavored vodka. Now, producers are betting on something different, vodka that tastes like ... vodka. From an Icelandic vodka made from glacier spring water to a Colorado potato vodka made from freshly picked home-grown spuds, the latest vogue in vodka is more craft than kitsch. Vodka distilleries are saying, Listen, lets get back to our basics. Lets make these products and represent ourselves in a way that holds true to mixing a very clean cocktail, says Jeff Leanheart, beverage director of the Smith Lincoln Center in New York City. Flavored vodkas have been huge in recent years bubble-gum flavored martini, anyone? and Leanheart doesnt expect them to disappear. Theres obviously a niche to any item. But theres a serious spirit emerging in new premium vodkas that mirrors the food world emphasis on fresh, local and seasonal products. Take Reyka, a new vodka from Iceland that in addition to being made with glacier water is filtered over Icelandic lava rocks.The result is a spirit with a beautiful mouth feel that shows beautifully in simple drinks. It can be drunk almost naked, if you will, says Charlotte Voisey, well-known mixologist and global ambassador for William Grant & Sons, the distillery that makes Reyka. (Other popular Grant brands include Hendricks gin and Tullamore Dew Irish whiskey.)Water is a key part of making vodka since the point is to produce a pure spirit, says Leanheart. How many times the spirit is distilled depends on the producers philosophy. Karlssons Gold is distilled just once and also unfiltered to preserve the taste of the virgin potatoes its made with, while Purity clocks in at 34 distillations. Many vodkas are distilled from wheat, but by no means all. The popular Titos Handmade Vodka, which hails from Texas, is made from corn; there are vodkas made from grapes such as Ciroc, as well as vodkas that spring from a host of other ingredients, including Fair Quinoa vodka, which also is fair trade certified. In Basalt, Colo., Woody Creek Distillers puts a modern twist on tradition. The distillery, started by former defense industry engineers Pat Scanlan and Mark Kleckner, uses potatoes grown from the 30-acre farm Scanlan owns with his wife near Aspen. And these potatoes arent left to sit in cellars for months at a time. Scanlan and Kleckner take them right from the ground to the distillers on the same day. Its back-breaking work, but they say its well worth it. Being able to control every aspect of the production is how were able to control and ensure the highest quality, Kleckner said. Were not second in line waiting on potatoes. Were doing that farming to make sure we have absolutely the freshest potatoes for the production of the vodka. The buck all stops with us and we make sure everything is just right. John Marshall contributed to this story.Some had gone over the top with flavorsBy MICHELLE LOCKEAssociated PressSPIRITSAssociated Press photo by MATTHEW MEADAmong the back-to-basics vodkas are (from left) Fair Quinoa, Titos Handmade and Reyka.
Cook up a color-happy kitchenKitchens in traditional and vintage homes often are dressed in conservative garb: neutral hues, stainless steel, white-on-white or beige-on-beige. Historically, however, kitchens were actually pretty peppy, according to Deborah Baldwin, editor of This Old House magazine. Pastel greens, blues, creams and peaches reigned until the early 1930s, when casual, built-in eating areas were painted Kelly green, red and even black, she says. We have readers who are introducing brightly colored cabinets and appliances in tomato, pumpkin and daisy, she adds. At this springs Archi tectural Digest Home Design Show in New York, manufacturers were showing lots of vibrantly hued kitchen equipment.Bertazzonis Arancio range came in orange, burgundy and yellow. Big Chill displayed a wall full of paint-box hues including jadite (a milky green), cherry and pink. AGAs Signature line of beefy, professional-grade ranges comes in intriguing colors like aubergine, duck-egg blue, heather, pistachio, claret and British racing green.Fans of metallics might go for Blue Stars dramatic collection of ranges, wall ovens and hoods in copper, gold and a chocolate-y ginger, as well as several hundred other colors and finishes. Kitchens of any vintage can look great with colorful walls. Pumpkin, cobalt and deep Prussian blue enhance all kinds of woods, whether youre working with 19th Century pine, Craftsman-era oak or mid-century walnut.Or consider the ceiling. In a small galley kitchen, bold color on the ceiling creates a jewel box effect. Deep hues like eggplant, navy, magenta or carmine compliment white cabinetry in a large kitchen, and look great in both natural and artificial light. New York designer Gideon Mendelson applied a pea-green gingham canvas cloth to the ceiling of a country house kitchen, and painted the island in a similar shade. With a collection of vintage baskets displayed along the tops of snowy wood cabinetry, the vibe is relaxed, fresh and contemporary. Meg Caswell, a designer and host on HGTVs Great Rooms, loves to add color to kitchens. She used a backsplash of crisp, blue and green fused-glass tiles as a counterpoint to a rustic, Old Worldstyle metal and wood kitchen island, glossy black cabinetry and citrine wallpaper in an Art Deco-era home. In another home, she mixed sleek tealand-white glass with farmhouse blue cabinets.Baldwin, of This Old House, advises painting upper and base cabinets different colors, or painting an island or hutch in a contrasting shade.This helps reinforce their freestanding furniture look, which harks back to 18th and 19th Century kitchens, she says.Painting the floor either one color or in a pattern like checkerboard can reinforce the vintage look too, she notes. Options include graphic designs or stencils, or illustrated rug motifs. Better Homes & Gardens website has lots of ideas.If youre in a rental with limited decorating options, go for color accents like Fiesta ware, rag rugs, a couple of snazzy stools, and counter appliances in candy hues.Why be neutral when it can be its own star?By KIM COOKAssociated PressDECORATING Photo courtesy ASSOCIATED PRESSIn this kitchen, the walls were painted red, then a clear glass cover was added to create a chic, vibrant backsplash. Elements like this are great ways to inject color into a kitchen that may have more traditional bones. Saturday, July 26, 2014 3B Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com Connie M. Tucker, BrokerOffice(305) 743-9088 Cell(305) 481-6972 Fax(305) email@example.com 13688 Overseas Highway Marathon, FL 33050See these and others at www.marathonkeyrealestate.comMotivated Seller Gulfpointe Condominium12690 Overseas HighwayBeautiful 2 Bedroom, 2 1/2Bath spacious 2 story Condo, with open water views of the Gulf of Mexico. Covered parking, heated pool, tennis courts. Fantastic Vacation Hideaway! Weekly rentals permitted. Dockage available. $349,000 Congratulations and Thank You to Dr. Smith! Dr. Steven SmithDr. Steven Smith who has been aliated with Fishermens Hospital for more than 35 years, will soon begin working part time.Dr. Smith is a remarkable Surgeon and has enjoyed working with his patients. While he is enjoying his reduced schedule and well deserved leisure time, we introduce Dr. Andrew Green, General Surgery, and Dr. Alexander Drew Internal Medicine, who will be available to care for patients in the oce at: Dr. Alexander Drew Dr. Andrew Green5701 Overseas Highway, #8 Marathon, FL 33050 Call (305) 743-3511 for appointments (305) 743-5533 3301 Overseas Hwy. MM 48.7 Marathon shermenshospital.org Well, Come In To DKs Style Hut To Cool Off. It Might Be Hot Out There, But At Least You Can Still Look Cool!A fun, hip, stylish little store jammed packed with fashion forward clothes and accessories.Open Daily at 11 a.m U.S. 1 at 84th Street (305) 440-2738 Cant Beat The Heat? Schooner Limousine ServiceFirst Class Transportation Serving the Florida Keys and South Florida305-522-0487 305-394-2045 Summer Cool872-4491Winn Dixie Shopping Center on Big Pine Key. Pretty Sundresses Airy Tops Light Cotton Crops & Shorts Lots of New Summer JewelryOpen 7 DaysMon Fri 10 6 Sat 10 5 Sun 12 4REALTOR Kirsten@keysrealtypro.com www.IslandBreezeRealty.com Congratulations to the New Owners!! Closings are a Breeze with Kirsten!! Buying or Selling call Kirsten TODAY! 12220 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL 33050 SOLD Kirsten 305-906-0460 Keys InfoNet.com ACCOMPLISHED SWIMMERS Six students (five shown here) are rewarded Wednesday by the Marathon Yacht Clubs Educational Foundation after completing their National Association of Underwater Instructors skin-diver course. The foundation is a nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities. The six-week kids course was offered in partnership with the Marathon Parks and Recreation Department to kids ages 8 to 13. Michael Breeden, chairman of the foundation, conducted it.
Remote controls, design ed to make life easier and more convenient, have become so numerous in many homes that keeping track of them is a challenge all its own.There are often separate remotes for the TV, DVD player, cable box and sound system. And if youve got a more sophisticated setup or have retained your old VCR machine, you may well have a few more (gaming consoles, light dimmers, air-conditioning units, etc.).Remotes tend to be annoyingly similar in size, shape and color, and have a pesky way of slipping between couch cushions, walking to various parts of the house, getting chewed by the dog or just poof vanishing.To help restore order, cable companies and professional organizers offer some suggestions:Find a containerCaddies made for remote controls come in a huge range of prices and styles.There are clear Acrylic organizing cubes (US Acrylic), non-skid rubber with voluptuous curves in impossible-tomiss primary colors (J-Me Cozy Remote Control Tidy), faux-leather organizers in staid brown and black that rotate for convenience (Cosmos) and wooden organizing boxes with NFL team logos.For those loathe to park one more thing on an overworked coffee table, some caddies hang saddle-bag style over a chair or sofa armrest (Ikea).Whatever you get, make sure its not the type of thing that will get tipped over by a stretching cat. Trays or low baskets are perfect, and drawers are terrific if you have a grabby toddler. Oh, and definitely dont store it beside the TV, said Liz Jenkins, a professional organizer in Franklin, Tenn. As with everything in your house, you should store it closest to where youll be using it. So it really has to have a home near your couch or chair.Kevin Hall of Clutter No More Inc. in San Diego says keeping track of remotes is a chronic problem. Our top idea is putting a strip of Velcro on the back of a clipboard, then on the back of each remote, and keep the board by where you usually sit, he said. He also suggests putting color-coordinated dots on each remote and its corresponding device, and urges clients to keep any directions and customer numbers in a clear plastic sleeve in the room where they watch TV.StreamlineCan you retire some of these remotes? When it comes to organizing anything, whether its shoes or china or remotes, you need to evaluate how many things you have and how many you really need. Are you using all of these machines? If not, the remotes dont all need to be there, Jenkins said.Go universalIf arranging your collection of black and gray remotes in a monotone hightech bouquet doesnt appeal, a well-chosen universal remote can narrow it down to one. Universal remotes are designed to work with all your technological gizmos, and range in price from around $10 to several hundred dollars. When you have a big pile of remotes, my top advice is to get a universal remote and find a 12-year-old to program it, said Jenkins.Hall cautions, however, that programming a universal remote often just leads to more frustration. Thats why we go to the clipboard. If the person is a techie, a universal remote would work. For most people though, thats too much technology to deal with.Get smart (phone)For the technologically savvy, new apps have been created to turn your smart phone into a remote. Popular apps include Dijit, Roomie, Re, iRule, Zsmart, Command fusion and Openremote.In addition, many TV manufacturers and cable providers (including Sony, Comcast, Optimum and Verizon) have created their own apps, some voice-activated, to replace remotes. Comcast says its Xfinity TV Remote app has been downloaded 10 million times. Many of my clients have designated iPads or smart phones that function as a universal remote, Jenkins said.Get a new oneIf youve lost a remote, ask your cable provider to come to the rescue. Providers are accustomed to requests for additional remotes, and replacements are ubiquitous online and in stores.Back to futureTelevision existed years before remotes became commonplace. An old-fashioned TV with an actual channel button, if youre lucky enough to find one, bypasses the need for remotes by forcing you to get up, cross the room and change the channels. This is cumbersome and unpleasant, to be sure, but provides some exercise. If all else fails, theres always the option of going screen-free. Take a walk, read a book, have coffee with a friend. KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday, July 26, 2014 Key Colony Beach Realty Inc.www.keysproperties.com Lynn O. GoodwinBroker/Sales AssociateCell: (305) firstname.lastname@example.orgCall LYNN GOODWIN TODAYfor an appointment. (305) 923-9487210 10thStreet Key Colony Beach Extra Special Waterfront Home, Extra Space, Extra Fun For All. This very large half duplex with over 2600 sq ft has 4 bedrooms 2 baths, wonderful waterside balconies, and in the great location in Key Colony Beach. Equipped and outfitted for vacation rentals or spacious permanent residence. Call today for appt. $695,000 Bluewater Potters AFTER NEARLY 30 YEARS OF MAKING AND SELLING POTTERY IN THE KEYS CORKY & KIM WAGNER ARE RETIRING FROM POTTERY PRODUCTION! EVERYTHING MUST GO!POTTERY EQUIPMENT, CLAYS AND GLAZE SUPPLIES; STORE AND OFFICE EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES AND OF COURSE, POTTERY AND CRAFT INVENTORY POTTERY SALE SCHEDULE July 28 to August 3 20% off August 4 to August 10 30% off August 11 to August 17 40% off August 18...... 50% off Bluewater Potters 102991 Overseas Hwy(305) email@example.com CLOSING SALE CLOSINGSALE Diane Tolbert CovanMember of the Florida Bar (1977 Present)Florida Bar Health Law Board Certified (2001-06)Member of the New York Bar (1983 Present)1901 Fogarty Avenue #1 Key West, FL 33040(305) 293-1118 Diane@covanlaw.com If your health insurer unfairly delays or denies payments to you or your healthcare providers, call Diane Covan for a free consultation. LIVING BRIEFSThe animal farm is open SundayThe Monroe County Sheriffs Office Animal Farm is Sunday this Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. Its a great way for families anyone, actually to spend the day. Visit horses, a cow, pigs, goats, bunnies, alligators, tropical birds, kinkajous, sloths, a lemur, Kramer the emu, a skunk, an opossum, tortoises, turtles, snakes and more.Admission is free but donations are welcome. The farm is just off College Road on Stock Island, at the Sheriffs Office headquarters. Disorganized remotes? Here are some solutionsThey seem to multiply with new technologyBy KATHERINE ROTHAssociated PressENTERTAINMENT Associated press photo by JULIE RUBINThe J-Me Cozy Remote Control Tidy, made of non-skid rubber with voluptuous curves in bright primary colors, is one in a number of remote-control organizers that come in a variety of prices and styles.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 5B Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com Crossword solutionSolution to the July 23 puzzle. ADVERTISERS: Your participation in the Adopt-a-Pet page is what makes it possible to showcase shelter animals in need of a home. Rates start as low as $56/month The Keynoter(305) 743-5551The Reporter(305) 852-3216 YOUR ADS HELP THESE LOCAL PETS FIND FOREVER HOMESColor photos Larger size Find a new four-legged friendTHE SECOND WEEK OF EACH MONTH Public Meetings Scheduled by and with the City of Marathon for July and August 2014Please note that more than one Marathon City Council/Board/Committee member may participate in the meetings listed.City Council Acting City Manager Dick Ramsay, Mayor Mike Puto Chris Bull, Vice Mayor City Attorneys John Bartus, Councilmember Gray-Robinson Richard Keating, Councilmember Mark Senmartin, Councilmember CITY OF MARATHONSUBJECT: DATE: TIME: LOCATION: E-Waste and Hazardous Waste Collection07/26/149am-1pmMC Public Works Yard, 10600 Aviation Blvd. Community Image Advisory Board Meeting08/11/144:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. City Council Meeting 08/12/145:30pmMarathon Government Center, 2798 Overseas Hwy. Code Board Hearing 08/13/145:30pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. Parks & Recreation Meeting 08/14/146:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy.To view the full City of Marathon calendar please visit our website: www.ci.marathon.fl.usPursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, if a person decides to appeal any decision made by the City Council with respect to any matter considered at any meeting or workshop noted herein, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose s he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. The City of Marathon complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are a disabled person requiring special accommodations or assistance, please notify the City Clerk at (305) 289-5020 of such need at least 72 hours (3 days) in advance 7/23/14/hpPublished Keynoter 7-26-14 L.A. Times crossword puzzle DOUBLE TALK Solution in the July 30 Keynoter ACROSS 1Be a slacker 6Soft-bodied swimmers 12Kin of raspberries 20One may be seen with glasses 21Forgoes 22Like sloths 23Uh-oh, theres a ball and glass shards under the window? 25No sweat 26Prohibited 27Organ with a drum 28Small strings on the Big Island 30Presages 31Destroys, as illusions 33Forced with a crowbar 3568-Down maker 36__Kosh BGosh 37Rhone feeder 38The Great Schnozzola 41Taj Mahal setting 45Give 20% for great service? 48St. leader 49Dull-edged 51Trekkie, to some 52Get into 53__ se habla espaol 54Wrigleys Big Red flavoring 56Silver lining 59Pitch 60RR stop 61You shoulda seen the one that got away? 64Composer Camille Saint-__ 65Link up with 67The Dark Knight director Christopher 68Brazilian dance opener 69Jamboree quarters 70The children were angels and in bed by eight? 74Enough already! 76Therefore 77Like this answer 78Things 80Indian flatbread 81Mauna __ 82Part of a family business name 84Unmanned flier 85Copier size: Abbr. 86Hooray, youre up!? 91Hold em opener 92Most monumental 94Aloe targets 95Batt. terminal 97Sources in a modern bibliog. 98Playwright Chekhov 99Mason 104s first lady 106Cocktail hour spread 107Hieroglyphic serpent 109Wisconsin city on Lake Michigan 110Mass approval 112Heres a good way to use your comb? 115Beltway 116Each 117Like a good watchdog 118Chant 119Headed for the Styx 120Helps through difficulty, with over DOWN 1Lou of Fox Business Network 2TV book club creator 3Actress Davis 4__, Therefore I Am: Dennis Miller book 5Become fond of 6Possess 7Cockatoo quarters 890s New Yorker editor Brown 9Didnt shop around, maybe 10Benchlike seat 11Distributing 12Liked, with for 13Greek war god 14Not decided, in skeds 15Comic with a satiric news show 16Colorful ring 17Whos ahead?? 18Zap 19Stone and others 24Caesars that is 29Maintain 32Endangered Sumatrans 34Kim Possibles sidekick __ Stoppable 35An Inconvenient Woman novelist 37Three-mo. period 38LED component 39Open, for one 40Bad things 41Kindergarten basics 42People people 43A daily jog is good for you? 44Gothic novelist Radcliffe 46Phnom __ 47God in both Eddas 50Political family spanning three centuries 53Cries of discovery 55Mine in Milan 56Citrus hybrids 57It may contain steps 58Perform, in a way 62Digging 63Have-__: disadvantaged ones 64Reliable, as a citizen 66Prince Williams alma mater 6835-Across order 69Workout wt. 70Jamboree attendee 71Some savings accts. 72Prefix with diction 73Not posted yet 75Understood 77Puzzled, after at 79La-la lead-in 82Script outline 83Aptly named Quaker cereal 86Master again 87Aint good? 88Place for a to-do list 89Garden product word 90Bankruptcy result, briefly 93__ Viejo: Carlos Fuentes novel 96Plague 98Duck Dynasty airer 99Rub ingredient 100Bacteria found in the GI tract 101Stuck in muck 102Wrestler known as the Giant 103Tweeting locales 104Spouse on the Seine 105Ugandan despot 106Organic fuel 108Poppy prop 111Minn. shopping mecca 113GIs address 114Beatty of Deliverance Island Vision Careis now accepting NEW patients.Dr.John Sheldon's optometry practice services all ages,from kids to seniors.Monday Friday 9AM to 5PM Saturday by appointment6400 Overseas Hwy. MM 50.5 (next to Herbies)743-2020 THE PORTER-ALLEN COMPANYINSURANCE Elizabeth M. Freeman David W. Freeman, C.P.C.U.294-2542In Florida Call Toll-free 1 (800) 292-2542513 Southard Street, Key West Keys InfoNet.comNEW PRESIDENT Bette Brown is installed as 2014-15 president of the Rotary Club of the Upper Keys by past President Michael Mayer during a recent installation banquet. Others installed are Ray Rhash, president-elect; Chris Trentine, treasurer; Frank Derfler, secretary; and Jill Miranda Baker, sergeant at arms. Other board members are Terry Abel, Paul Beal, Judi Cooley, Marlo DeMoss, John Izanec, Mark Kohl, Dan Kratish, Hunter Padgett, Joe Roth, Vanessa Strickland and Bruce Williams.
KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 6B Saturday, July 26, 2014 Regal Cinemas Searstown, Key West, 294-0000 All shows that start before 4 p.m. play only on weekends. Hercules(PG-13): 12:00 (3D), 2:30, 5:00 (3D), 7:30 (3D) and 10:00 p.m. Lucy (PG-13): 12:15, 2:45, 5:15, 7:45 and 10:15 p.m. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (PG-13): 1:20 (3D), 4:20, 7:20 (3D) and 10:20 p.m. Planes: Fire and Rescue (PG): 12:30 (3D), 2:40, 4:50, 7:00 and 10:10 p.m. Sex Tape(R): 1:10, 4:10, 7:10 and 10:30 p.m. The Purge: Anarchy (R): 1:30, 4:30, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Tropic Cinema 416 Eaton St., Key West, 295-9493 And So it Goes (PG-13):2:15, 3:50, 6:00 and 8:30 p.m. Begin Again (R): 2:00, 4:10, 6:30 and 8:50 p.m. 22 Jump Street (R): 4:25 and 9:00 p.m. Snowpiercer(R): 1:45 and 6:25 p.m. Jersey Boys (R): 3:40 and 8:20 p.m. Malifecent 3D (PG): 1:30 and 6:10 p.m. Marathon Community Cinema 5101 Overseas Highway, Marathon, 743-0288 Jersey Boys (R): Weekdays: 7:00 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: 2:00, 7:00 and 9:45 p.m.Tavernier Towne Cinema Tavernier Mall, Tavernier, 853-7003 All shows that start after 9 p.m. play only on weekends. Hercules(PG-13): 1:40, 4:15 (3D), 7:10 and 9:35 p.m. (3D) Lucy (PG-13): 2:10, 4:40, 7:20 and 9:40 p.m. Planes: Fire and Rescue (PG): 1:45, 4:10, 7:05 and 9:25 p.m. Sex Tape(R): 1:50, 4:30, 7:35 and 10:00 p.m. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (PG-13): 1:05, 4:00, 6:55 and 9:50 p.m. Keys Movie Times @ your Inbox / The Reporter and Keynoter Digital Editions. First thing every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Call 852-3216 to sign up. A hearty appetite and a fondness for lobsters are mandatory during the 18th annual Key West Lobsterfest, a celebration of Florida lobster set for Aug. 7 through 10. The events salute the tasty crustacean following the Aug. 6 start of the regular Florida Keys lobster season. Known as spiny lobsters, the Keys clawless crustaceans offer sweet and tender meat. Many people prefer them steamed with melted butter, while others enjoy their lobster baked and stuffed, blended into a creamy bisque or chilled in crisp salads. The festivities are to kick off at 6 p.m. Aug. 7 with a lobster boil at the Sunset Tiki Bar & Grille, 617 Front St. As well as lobster, the feast includes shrimp, andouille sausage, corn on the cob and potatoes. Other attractions include live entertainment and drink specials. The schedule for Aug. 8 features a lively Duval Street Crawl with more than a dozen featured bars, plus a party at Ricks/Durty Harrys Entertainment Complex, 202 Duval. The festivals undisputed highlight is the tastebud-tempting Key West Lobsterfest Street Fair, set for noon to 11 p.m. Aug. 9 in the 100 through 500 blocks of Duval. Lobster lovers can sample offerings ranging from appetizers to traditional dinners with all the trimmings. All lobster served will be caught by Keys lobster fishermen, ensuring fresh-off-the-boat flavor, and dishes will be prepared by chefs from leading local restaurants. Those attending can browse and buy vendors art, crafts and merchandise and rock to the sounds of a free outdoor concert. The music is slated for 1 to 10:30 p.m., with performances by local and regional acts on a stage at Duval and Greene streets. Key West Lobsterfest benefits a scholarship fund for Key West High School students.Big festival celebrates denizen of the shallowsKEY WESTLobster for everyone!Jazz singer Alford performs at Cafe MokaNoted South Florida jazz singer Brenda Alford performs Tuesday at the monthly Live at Moka event in Tavernier. The 7 p.m. evening of jazz and good food at Cafe Moka includes a three-course dinner for $45 per person. Seating at the cafe, at mile marker 91.8 adjacent to the Tavernier Hotel, is limited. Alford has several recordings to her credit, and has performed at the Lionel Hampton Jazz festival in Idaho. She studied vocal jazz performance at the University of Miami. Alford appears with Jaui Schneider on piano and Bebob on bass, along with Key Largo percussionist Ryan Raines. For reservations, call Cafe Moka at 453-6271.The Whale closes the Summer StageThe final show in TheatreXPs Summer Stage season at the Red Barn Theatre in Key West is Samuel D. Hunters The Whale. It runs July 29 through Aug. 3 and stars Chad Newman, supported by Quincy Perkins, Melody Moore, Julia Tetreault and Tammy Shanley. It is directed by Bob Bowersox. The Whale is the story of a 650-pound, grief-stricken, guilt-wracked man seeking reconciliation with his estranged daughter. The dark humor and heartbreaking pathos is a rarely found in one play, producer Bob Bowersox said, and wait until you see Chad in this role. Its a whole new side of one of our great talents. Tickets are $30 to 35. The Redball is at 319 Duval St. Call 296-9911 or visit www.keywestsummer stage.com or www.red barntheatre.com.Chili cookoff is on July 26The Bourbon Street Pub at 724 Duval St., Key West, is hosting its annual Texas Weekend Chili Cook-Off July 26. Tastings are from 3 to 7 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony at 8 with entertainment and trophies. Cost is $1 per taste or $3 per bowl. You can also enter the contest; deadline to do so is 2:30 p.m. for a chance the people's choice award. Proceeds from the event benefit the Sister Season Fund, a charity helping Key West residents in the tourism industry with their rent and utilities if they've fallen on hard times through no fault of their own.ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS ALFORD 91298 Overseas Hwy, Tavernierbbtheatres.comSHOWTIMES FOR FRI. 7/25 WED. 7/30 H (PG13) 2D 1:40; 7:10; 3D 4:15; 9:35Lucy (R) 2:10; 4:40; 7:20; 9:40 Planes: Fire and Rescue (PG) 1:45; 4:10; 7:05; 9:25Sex Tape (R) 1:50; 4:30; 7:35; 10:00Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (PG13)1:05; 4:00; 6:55; 9:50
Saturday, July 26, 2014 7B Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN A d # 1158121 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. CASE No.: 2008-CA-684-K BANK OF AMERICA, N.A AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BAC HOME LOANS SERVICING LP F/K/A COUNTRYWIDE HOME LOANS SERVICING, L.P., PLAINTIFF, vs. ELIYAHU SENIOR, ET AL. DEFENDANT(S). NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated June 25 2014, in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Monroe, Florida, on A ugust 1, 2014 at 11:00 AM, at courthouse steps 500 Whitehead St., Key West, FL 33040 for the following described property: UNIT 39, BLOCK 6 KEY WEST ESTATES A PARCEL OF LAND IN BLOCK 6 OF A KEY WEST FOUNDATION CO.S PLAT NO. I A CCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 1 AT PAGE 155 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA SAID PARCEL BEING DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHWEST CORNER OF THE SAID BLOCK 6 AND RUN THENCE EASTERLY ALONG THE SOUTHERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF THE SAID BLOCK 6 A ND THE NORTHERLY LINE OF FLAGLER AVENUE FOR A DISTANCE 128.15 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING OF THE PARCEL OF LAND BEING DESCRIBED HEREIN THENCE NORTHERLY A LONG THE CENTERLINE OF EXISTING CONCRETE BLOCK WALLS, AND PARTY WALL FOR A DISTANCE OF 115.0 FEET TO THE CENTERLINE OF PEARL AVENUE (PRIVATE), THENCE EASTERLY ALONG SAID CENTERLINE FOR A DISTANCE OF 19.0 FEET; THENCE SOUTHERLY A ND PARALLEL WITH THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF THE SAID BLOCK 6 FOR A DISTANCE OF 10.8 FEET TO THE NORTHERLY FACE ON AN EXISTING CONCRETE BLOCK WALL; THENCE SOUTHEASTERLY A LONG A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHWEST AND HAVING A RADIUS OF 5.0 FEET FOR A N ARC DISTANCE OF 7.85 FEET TO A POINT ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID WALL AND THE END OF SAID CURVE; THENCE SOUTHERLY ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID WALL A ND PARALLEL WITH THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF THE SAID BLOCK 6 FOR A DISTANCE OF 14.8 FEET THENCE WESTERLY A ND AT RIGHT ANGLES A LONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID WALL FOR A DISTANCE OF 0.75 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY A LONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID WALL WITH A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE SOUTHEAST AND HAVING A RADIUS OF 4.25 FEET FOR A N ARC DISTANCE OF 6.66 FEET TO THE END OF SAID CURVE; THEN SOUTHERLY ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID WALL A ND PARALLEL WITH THE WESTERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID BLOCK 6 FOR A DISTANCE OF 5.95 FEET; THENCE CENTERLINE SOUTHERLY ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF AN EXISTING PARTY WALL FOR A DlSTANCE OF 44.4 FEET; THENCE CONTINUE SOUTHERLY ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF AN EXISTING CONCRETE BLOCK WALL FOR A DISTANCE OF 6.00 FEET; THENCE SOUTHWESTERLY A LONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID BLOCK WALL WITH A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE NORTHWEST HAVING A RADIUS OF 4.5 FEET FOR A N ARC DISTANCE OF 7.07 FEET TO THE END OF SAID CURVE, THENCE WESTERLY AND PARALLEL TO THE SOUTHERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID BLOCK 6 ALONG SAID CENTERLINE OF SAID BLOCK WALL FOR A DISTANCE OF 1.75 FEET; THENCE SOUTHERLY AND A T RIGHT ANGLES ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID BLOCK WALLS FOR A DISTANCE OF 15.55 FEET; THENCE ALONG THE CENTERLINE OF SAID BLOCK WALL WITH A CURVE CONCAVE TO THE NORTHWEST HAVING A RADIUS OF 3.75 FEET FOR A N ARC DISTANCE OF 5.89 FEET TO THE END OF SAID CURVE, AND THE SOUTHERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF SAID BLOCK 6 AND THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY LINE OF FLAGLER AVENUE; THENCE WESTERLY ALONG SAID NORTHERLY LINE OF FLAGLER AVENUE FOR A DISTANCE FO 16.5 FEET BACK TO POINT OF BEGINNING. 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 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. A MY HEAVILIN, Clerk (Circuit Court Seal) 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, ADA Coordinator for Monroe County at 305-292-3423, 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 July 19, 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter A d # 1166072 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE No. 2009-CA-000471-M NATIONSTAR MORTGAGE, LLC, PLAINTIFF. VS. EDWARD MUNIZ, ET AL. DEFENDANT(S) NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to the Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated May 14, 2014, in the above action, I will sell to the highest bidder for cash at Monroe, Florida, on A ugust 12th, 2014 at 11:00 A M, at courthouse steps 500 Whitehead St., Key West, FL 33040 for the following described property: THE NORTH 1/2 OF LOT 23, BLOCK 5, OF KEY COLONY BEACH, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN LAT BOOK 3, AT PAGE 120, OF HE PUBLIC RECORDED OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. 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 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. A MY HEAVILIN, CPA Clerk of the Circuit Court Monroe County, Florida (Circuit Court Seal) By: Tammy L. Marciel 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, ADA Coordinator for Monroe County at 305-292-3423, 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 July 26, 2014 A ugust 2, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1166578 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE ANCHOR TOWING gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 08/08/2014, 08:00 am at 189 US HIGHWAY 1 KEY WEST, FL 33040-5476, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. ANCHOR TOWING reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. 1FTNE2424WHA85594 1998 FORD Published July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1166828 NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION Auction to be held on 8/08/2014 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. 2001 HYUNDAI ELANTRA 4DR VIN#: KMHDN45D31U197757 Published July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1169939 NOTICE OF INTENTION TO CONSIDER ADOPTION OF COUNTY ORDINANCE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN that on Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 3:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be heard, at the Murray E. Nelson Auditorium,102050 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, Florida, the Board of County Commissioners of Monroe County, Florida, intends to consider the adoption of the following County Ordinance: AN ORDINANCE BY THE MONROE COUNTY BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AMENDING SECTION 23-114, MOBILE REPAIR OR SERVICE, REVISING THE PROVISIONS TO ADDRESS MOBILE BUSINESSES THAT ARE BASED OR OPERATED FROM RESIDENCES, PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; PROVIDING FOR REPEAL OF ALL ORDINANCES INCONSISTENT HEREWITH; PROVIDING FOR INCORPORATION INTO THE MONROE COUNTY CODE OF ORDINANCES; AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE. Pursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, notice is given that if a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Board with respect to any matter considered at such hearings or meetings, he will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. ADA ASSISTANCE: If you are a person with a disability who needs special accommodations in order to participate in this proceeding, please contact the County Administrators Office, by phoning (305) 2924441, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. -5:00 p.m., no later than five (5) calendar days prior to the scheduled meeting; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call "711" Dated at Marathon, Florida, this 23th day of July, 2014. AMY HEAVILIN, Clerk of the Circuit Court and ex officio Clerk of the Board of County Commissioners of Monroe County, Florida (Seal) Published July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 1169970 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 AUGUST 22, 2014 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. 1999 CHEVROLET VIN: 1GNEK13R8XJ533824 Published July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1170210 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE Notice is hereby given that on August 30th, 2014 at 9:00 A.m., the following vessels and trailers will be sold for storage charges pursuant to Florida Statute 328.17. Sale to be held at Hog Key marine boat yard, located at 1100 Overseas Highway, Marathon, FL 33050. VIN: DLN201011172OB 19 ft. open boat with outboard (no lower unit) R/O: John Bruce Milligan III VIN: NOVIN000091815743 Double axle boat trailer R/O: John Bruce Milligan III VIN: 1ZJBC1714XM061650 Single axle boat trailer, Continental R/O: Paul Pederson VIN: PIOLB378L394, FL Reg. #: FL88751I 17 ft, Sea Pro w/ Mercury OB Last Known R/O: Paul Pederson VIN: unreadable FL Reg. #: FL1618EA 21 ft. Sonic hull and Black double axle trailer R/O: unknown Hog Key Marine, Inc. reserves the right to bid or reject any bid. Published July 26, 30 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad # 1170643 CITY OF KEY COLONY BEACH NOTICE OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE The City Commission of the City of Key Colony Beach, Florida, will present the following proposed ordinance for First Reading at the Regular City Commission Meeting to be held Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:30 a.m., Marble Hall, 600 W. Ocean Drive, Key Colony Beach, Florida. AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF KEY COLONY BEACH, FLORIDA, AMENDING CHAPTER SEVENTEEN OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES, ENTITLED TRAFFIC AND PARKING, ADDING SECTION17-7 PROVIDING PARKING REGULATIONS FOR MUNICIPAL LOTS; REPEALING ANY INCONSISTENT PROVISIONS; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILTY; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE. If any person decides to appeal any decision made by the Commission with respect to any matter considered at the meeting, that person will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. Copies of the proposed ordinance are available at Key Colony Beach City Hall, 600 W. Ocean Drive, Key Colony Beach, Florida. Interested parties may appear at the meeting and be heard with respect to the proposed ordinance. Published July 26, 2014 Florida Keys Keynoter Black Cat WEARING A BELL 41st St area in Marathon Call 508-916-8796 Black & White Cat DECLAWED 15th St area in Marathon Call 508-916-8796 FOUND Kayak floating free in Everglades Natl Park, west of Islamorada. Call (305) 664-6586 to I.D. WOW LOOK !!! keys infonet.com WOW LOOK !!! WOW LOOK !!! NOTICEAsummaryoftheFloridaKeysAqueductAuthoritysproposedannualbudgetforthescalyear endingSeptember30,2015ispresentedbelow.isproposedbudgetwaspresentedatpublic hearingsonJune25,2014inKeyWestandJuly23,2014inMarathon.Analpublichearingwillbeheld inKeyLargoonAugust27,2014.eAuthoritysboardmustadoptabudgetatleastthirtydaysbefore thebeginningofitsscalyear(October1).ecompletebudgetcanbefoundontheAuthorityswebsite, www.aa.com,undertheJuly23,2014budgetpublichearingagenda.FloridaKeysAqueductAuthority ProposedSummaryBudget ForthescalyearendingSeptember30,2015 Operatingrevenue Interestincome Otherreceipts Systemdevelopmentcharges SpecialassessmentsorappropriationsProceedsfromissuanceofdebt,netofissuecosts Totalbudgetedsourcesoffunds Totalbudgetedusesoffunds Operatingexpenses(excludingdepreciation) Interestexpenseandnancingfees Principalpaymentsofdebt Capitalexpendituresforongoingoperations Capitalimprovementprojects Totalbudgetedusesoffunds Excesssourcesavailableforreservesandotheruses Estimatedbeginningcashandinvestments Estimatedendingcashandinvestments Proposed 2014budget2015budget $49,691,000 $51,007,000 300,000 300,000 480,000 485,000 938,000 1,038,000 2,900,000 10,370,000 61,779,000 55,730,000 35,323,400 38,454,800 5,314,000 5,280,000 3,885,000 4,085,000 2,718,300 3,652,500 5,735,500 8,915,000 52,976,200 60,387,300 8,802,800 (4,657,300) 41,386,600 50,189,400 $50,189,400 $45,532,100 Published7/26/14Keynoter,Marathon,FL33050
KeysInfoNet.com Keynoter 8B Saturday, July 26, 2014 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551LOST YOUR PET? OR FOUND A PET? CALL US TO PLACE A FREE AD THE KEYNOTER 305-743-5551 PRIVATE COLLECTOR WANTS Rolex Dive watches and Pilot Watches. Old model Military clocks & watches. Call 305-743-4578. Weather Shield Cover for Mazda Miata, $100. Rattan Armoire, 7 x 36", $400. 215-872-7940, Key WestPARK MODEL TRAILER in Marathon. 1or 2 BR, on water. Handicapped acces., tiki bar.Lot rent $7750/yr; mobile home $55,000. 973-670-5416 or 414-217-8393 12thstKCB 3/2KCBmm53.5 groundlevelhomeon12th street $2500+utilF/L/Sannuallease 786-229-02282 BR / 1 BA on BIG PINE KEY Large, secluded palm studded lot. Deep Water Canal w/ 100 Sea Wall. Sleeps 6, A/C, utilities, WIFI, TV, W/D & Freezer included (305) 395-0214LARGO SOUND VILLAGE 3BR/2BA. Newly landscaped, fenced yard, quiet street. Pets okay, H.O. park. $1800/mo. + util. F/L/S Call (917) 971-7504 2 BR / 1 BA Spacious, unfurn., apt. MM 95. $1195 per mo. incl. water. F/L/S, pets okay. Prefer responsible professionals. (305) 453-1651 MARATHON 574 99th St Ocean. Unfurn 1BR, 1BA duplex on canal with 40 dock. W/D. Nice area! $1200/mo. F/L/S. 305-289-0802. Avl 12-5MARATHON Lrg 2/2 unfurn duplex. 10803 6th Ave Gulf. $1250/mo. Taking apps. 3 yr employment & housing history reqd, as well as F/L/S. Util, ph & TV not supplied. 289-18872 BR / 2 BA MM 93 O/S Harry Harris Park area. W/D, fenced yard. $1300 / mo. Call (786) 253-3042 Marina-RV Sites-Dockage Summer-$650/mo + util, Winter-$850 + util. pump out, cable, no pets. FLS. 305-610-8002RV LOTS FOR RENT in MARATHON Adult Park. 305-743-6519 25 Seaview Ave. Conch Key MM 63. Small bayfront apt. Sgl. person, handyman. Util. + Internet, $875 F/L/$500 sec. Call Jose @ (305) 467-9023Dry Camping, gated, only $29.99 a day added fee for electric, water & pets 305-610-8002MARATHON Small efficiency for 1 person. $790/month. Includes all utilities. Available now. 305-481-4301FOR SALE OR LEASE Gas station & conv. store with adjoining rentals. Also for lease, storefront with garage bay, Hwy 1 frontage. Call Rich @ (609) 792-4105FOR LEASE: Marathon Freestanding Restaurant 2,000 SF on 1/2 Acre Lot IMA/Andrew: 305.661.0110 firstname.lastname@example.org SPACE AVAILABLE MORADA WAY MM 81. Retail / Artisan / Office. Call Island Villa @ (305) 664-3333 10 x 24 warehouse MM 97 ~ $300.00 Call (305)522-6598 CLIMATE CONTROLLED STORAGE, MARATHON Call Freds Beds, 305-743-7277 HEART OF MARATHON Retail or Office.1000 sq ft. Next to Publix, the new Walgreens and marina. 561-743-3745 MARATHON 900 sq ft commercial building/retail storefront. US 1 frontage! $1500/mo + utilities. (305) 900-0113. Bookkeeper F/P Quick books, conscientious detail oriented non smoker for Key Largo Dive Resort mm 104, email resume to email@example.com. Officeperson Fulltime positionwithlocalplumbing company.Mustknow QuickBooksandhave computerskills.Mustbea peoplepersonwithtelephone skills.Applyinpersonwith resumeweekdaysfrom8-12. Salaryaccordingto experience.Ontimeand firstname.lastname@example.org P/TOutsideMemberSvcs. Assistmembers&guestswith bags,clubcleaning,driving rangesetup&fleetcartsetup daily.Hourlywageplustips andfreeplay.Retirees encouragedtoapply.Contact Diane305-743-3433.Florida KeysCountryClub.Monroe County BOCC Employment Opportunities Visit www.monroecounty-fl.gov (305) 292-4557 E.O.E. Drug free workplace; Vet Pref Avail. RAINBOW REEF DIVE SHOP Busy Key Largo dive shop has immediate openings for fulltime office staff. Duties include answering phones, taking reservations, invoicing and equipment sales. Computer and dive experience a plus. Salary and bonus. Call (305) 451-7171. General Labor/Boat Washing Full Time. Must have good work references, speak fluent English and write at least at a high school level. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work outside in hot conditions. Drug Free/ Smoke Free Workplace. Good pay and benefits to the qualified candidate. Uniforms, paid holidays and vacations. EOE Complete an application during normal business hours at Marathon Boat Yard, 2059 Overseas Hwy. HELPER WANTED TO PUT OUT TRAPS AUGUST 1ST. MM 63. Must be able to lift 70 lbs. Call 305-731-0975 AVAILABLE NOW FT will train Nurse/Medical Asst. Pruett Dermatology 2 locations Islamorada / Key West. Must be willing to travel. Excellent Coordination & Organization skills Eye for Detail Eager to learn Able to work as a team. Fax resume to: (305) 664-8898. We will schedule interview.Front Desk Reservations Associate F/P for Key Largo Dive Resort, clean cut, non smoker, some nights and weekends send resume to: email@example.com.Front Desk Reservations Associate F/P with management potential for Key Largo Dive Resort, clean cut, non smoker, some nights and weekends send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org.HOUSEKEEPERS for small family resort in Marathon 15-30 hrs per wk. Must be able to work weekends. Must speak English. Call Renee 305-433-1255 for more info. keysinfonet.com REALTORS ClaraMayetteREALTOR,GRI5800OverseasHighway-Suite17 Marathon,Florida33050Cell:305-395-2095clara@ExitFloridaKeys.com www.ExitFloridaKeys.com NewTropicalWicker BedroomandLivingRoomDinettes,Futons,Recliners SimmonsBeautyrest www.fredsbeds.com FRED'SBEDS100sofBedsFactoryDirecttoYouMarathonMM53.5743-7277 BigCoppittMM9.5295-8430FREEDELIVERY CityofMarathonSkateParkAttendant-PartTime Pleaseseewebsiteforjobpostings: www.ci.marathon.fl.us
Saturday, July 26, 2014 9B Keynoter KeysInfoNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: FLORIDA KEYS SAILING is hiring captains w/instructor & auxiliary sailing license. Please send resume to email@example.com or call 502-407-2281MAKE UP TO $375 A WEEK! Key West or Big Pine Newspaper Delivery Between 5am7:30 am Must have reliable vehicle, auto insurance and valid Social Security Card. Contact Alex Rodriguez 305-522-1460 firstname.lastname@example.org Se Habla Espanol Florida Keys Keynoter Miami Herald el Nuevo Herald Real Estate Professionals Wanted Join the #1 Brand in the industry and increase your bottom line. RE/MAX office servicing Key Largo to Key West seeking top notch agents to be part of the fastest growing office in the Keys. Call for a confidential interview today. (305) 360-7968 www.joinremax.com EXPERIENCED HELP ONLY Breakfast Cook Prep Cook, Line Cook Host/Hostess Waitstaff Bartender Bus Person Apply in person: Sunset Grille & Raw Bar, 7 Knights Key Blvd, Marathon. NOW HIRING SERVER Apply at the Stuffed Pig, Marathon. SERVERS, DISHWASHER & COOK NEEDED Apply in person BRUTUS SEAFOOD 6950 O/S Hwy, Marathon Servers with experience Now hiring, part & full time. Apply in person to: KEY COLONY INN 700 W. Ocean Drive, KCB. HVAC TECHNICIAN Experience required. Please apply in person, with resume & references to 1400 107th St. Gulf, Marathon. Experienced Electricians and Apprentices needed immediately. Must have a valid drivers license. Call for appointment at 305-743-2558, or send resume to Arlington Electric South, 41 Coco Plum Dr, Marathon Fl 33050;email resume email@example.com CDL DRIVER WANTED RM/Block Driver. Excellent pay & benefits. EOE. Apply on person: 1500 107th St. Gulf, Marathon18 FT. ACTION CRAFT w/ 2014 140 hp Suzuki, 6 yr. warranty, SS prop, Minkota 80 trolling motor, 6 ft. power pole & trailer. Full cover & new bimini top. (386) 590-6975Carolina Skiff Specialists All sizes & models: Sea Fox, Bennington pontoons & Blue Wave. Call Ft. Myers for West Coast pricing! 800-955-7543 crabbusiness 40monroe crabboatwithtunnel,newqsm 11670hpcummins,twinpuller, barnacleblaster,Garmin5212 withradar.Crabtrapsandtags available.$55,firstname.lastname@example.org 37ftEncycommercialstone crabboat.with871natural,the motorrunsbutneedstobe rebuilt.Anyquestionscallme (Manny)$25,000727-2772690BOATHOUSE B-SLIPS MM53 2 adjacent indoor b-slips for sale. Ideal if beam is more than 10 ft. Use one, rent one, break even, gain equity. $55K ea. or $100K for both. Call Tim @ (630) 947-4344 Boat slip for rent $200/mo. Up to 30. Can accommodate up to 40 catamarans, etc. No liveaboards. Water & electric incl. MM 99. (305) 942-3055Commercial Dock for Sale at Fishermens Point. Asking $78K. 305-849-7705 Live Aboard Dock For Rent. Marathon Call 305-743-6519 Marathon Dock Rental 43 Private home,Boot Key Harbor. 24 hr access. Incl water & elec. Avail now. $250-$300/mo. No liveaboards. 561-312-3263 1 DAVE BUYS PERMITS So Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf Reef, K/Mack, Shark, Sword, Tuna. $$$ in 48 hours! 904-262-2869, 904-708-0893 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 AAA AUTO/AUTOS WANTED ALL YEARS! Junk-Used. Cars-Vans-Trucks Running or not. Cash. 305-332-0483 PARADISE TOWING is buying junked cars. Call (305) 731-6540 1999 YUKON DENALI Runs great, cold air. $4500 (305) 393-1009 keys infonet.com POSITIONSAVAILABLE AT: TheGuidance/CareCenter,Inc. BehavioralHealthTherapist Marathon#187 Providingindividualandgroupcounselingformental healthandsubstanceabuseclientsintheoffice.Florida LicenseRequired:LCSW,LMHCorLMFT.Bi-lingual preferred.Fulltime.ClientAdvocate-KeyWest#491 Assistsindividualwithmentalillnessinaccessing communityservices.FrontOffice-HSDiploma/GED Required.Bilingual,SpanishSpeakingPreferred.Allapplicantsmustsubmit:1)resume;2)threereferences; 3)undergobackground,fingerprint,anddrugscreening priortoanyofferofemployment.Applyonline@http://careers.westcare.com email@example.com EEOC/DFWPFormerapplicantsneednotreapply CityofMarathonWastewaterPlantOperator CLicensePleaseseewebsiteforjobdescription:www.ci.marathon.fl.us Keys Insurance Services,Inc.EstablishedSince1984 KeysInsuranceislookingforexperienced,selfmotivated,teamplayerstofillfulltimepositionsinour MarathonOffice. 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