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Island Times Volume IX, Number 7 Pensacola Beach, Florida July 23, 2013 Faddis Celebrates FiftyFamily business evolves over Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce Chairma n Beverly Campbell, center, congratulates Noel and Joanne Faddis, owners of Realty !!"#$ % %&%&' ( '')* '% &' +
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Island TimesPAGE 3Forever ...Barefoot on the BeachAs a tribute to Jane Waters who passed away January 10, 2012 Island Times will continue to run some of Janes favorite columns for your enjoyment July 23, 2013 Our latitude will change your attitude (.&./. 4%5)565898!!unch pecials on Fri Dinner pecials NihtlyCATCH IT ALL! ysters Fresh ulf eafoodN DA Waterfront Dinin !"" ive usic ift hop ids layround ia de una Sports in Hi Def40 TVs 8 Big Screens "#""$" Wvery hursdayc onday aun Nite uesday urf and urf Wed eican adness pecials ues %&" of Wine Wed !" pecials hurs !" pecials u e s d a y u r f a n d u r f u e s d a y u r f a n d u r f W e d e i c a n a d n e s s W e d e i c a n a d n e s s All Sports Always On BINGOwww.thebeachchurch.com Things to know...'"""#(")"*+++ ,-.$"!+//0("1 2"34"+// ##"(5# ,'$""#(+// '"!'""+/6+ 5#7"!"" 8" Studio98 HAIR DESIGNS 939-8800 Mon 9 to 5 Tu & Th 9 to 9 W & F 9 to 6 Sat 10 to 5 we offer& 5 FULL SERVICE HAIR SALON 4&"!"&"# $+" The Islander Newspaper July 17, 1987 What do baking and frosting a cake and patching a stucco wall have in common? Not as much as I originally thought when I blithely decided to repair some bare spots on the west wall of my house. Most of the chipped areas have been there for nine years, but recently I noticed that every strong wind that blew across the Gulf took a toll. The fact that the trash man, the meter reader from Gulf Power, and I are the only three people who ever walk on that side of the house makes most of my worry over the broken wall pretty unnecessary. Besides, the bottom of the wall is obscured by dense sea oat growth. Realistically, this flaw in my old house could have gone unnoticed for nine more years. That did not stop me from running out and purchasing two cartons of gray dry stuff to be used for patching concrete and stucco. I put together equipment for the job a plastic bucket, a rusty trowel, a scraper, a teaspoon, a towel, and a paint brush. The instructions on the box read, Add water. That sounded simple enough, so I emptied the gray stuff into the bucket and turned the hose on it. My first attempt at stirring up a batch of stucco resulted in a soupy mixture that slid down the wall and settled into a dismal puddle on the sidewalk. I added the second carton and brought it to a consistency that would stick on the wall if I was super careful to apply it with a delicate touch. The trowel I used was too heavy or something. Every time I thought the stucco was sticking, I would trowel a little pattern and the trowel would scrape the whole thing off. After working most of the morning, using up both cartons of cement, I had covered about a square foot area. I decided this was going to be one of the great challenges of my life, so I marched out on Monday and bought six more boxes of mix. That was in April. Just this last weekend I finally found time to tackle the wall again. After working Saturday and Sunday, I am again out of mix and have three or four square feet left to cover. But I have conquered such horrendous problems as consistency, how to make little decorative swirls, and how to make the stuff stick on the wall. The very next free weekend I have will find me frosting the wall. Looks like it will be sometime in October. If youre biking, jogging or driving past my house, please do not look at the west side. Yet. Some day, it will all be stucco. It will be painted white. It will not be as historic as the Berlin Wall, the Great Wall of China or the Vietnam Wall. It will be Janes Wall. And after it is repaired, I will return to baking and frosting cakes to satisfy the mixing and swirling instincts which seem to lurk in my subconscious Boot Scoot To The Boardwalk Can you two-step? Do you love Hank Williams, Willie Nelson and Patsy Cline? Well, con#.$($*+! Pensacola Beach Country Music #6#"6 !%.)%( with live music, August 2-4. There will be two stages of musical performances all weekend long,said Event Organizer Robert Gleim of Bamboo Willies. Theres no charge, and free parking for whatever you ride in on. Cars, bikes, boats, anything with horsepower. Kids will get a special visit from the Blue Wahoos mascot Kazoo, Friday, August 2. The event kicks off at 4 p.m. on Friday and goes until 7 p.m. on Sunday. In addition to the free music, Boardwalk merchants will host a Sidewalk Sale. Band schedule follows:9$".",.$:5;!(;4$"! .$!;"<&",( #"=!# .$%4!(;4$"!#=3,.$!;"<(>&!= .$$!'#"(;$!," (" .$;5?@(" >"#"=!#(#$",( $"#%!("$"4,!#"ABC"! !4$"!,$!"@$!0'!"&" D"5"4$"!E$(.$$hurch osts ish rThe expert chefs at the Pensacola Beach Community Church, 920 Panferio Drive are hosting a Community Fish Fry, Saturday, July 27 from 3-6 p.m. %#$!#. !)#! %! #")#&%'%#%& a donation. Drive up and we will deliver to your car, said Karen Holland, Beach Church Deacon. Theres no need to worry about cooking on Saturday. We will do it for you. For details, 850-932-6628.
PAGE 4 Island TimesJuly 23, 2013 ? ? ??? ? ? ? ? ? ?? ??? ? ? ?? ? ? T ? ?? ?rivia? ?? ? PEOPLE Com e as you are Bike, boat or car Play & Stay R ates Reservations 850-932-2319 Top 3 Florida Beach Bars Full Service Open Air Go where the locals go Dance in the sand Eat by the Sound OOD Try a Fred Burger or Renees Famous Shrimp Salad 21 Via de Luna Pensacola Beach 850-916-5087 paradisebar-grill.com A Full ervice pen Air Bar July 23 Biscuit Miller & The Mix, 6 PMJuly 25 Big Al & The Heavyweights, 6 PMJuly 26 True Blue, 6 PMJuly 27 True Blue, 6 PM.:/'& July 28 Honey Island Swamp Band, 3 PMJuly 29 30 x 90, 6 PMJuly 30 Victor Wainwright, 6 PMJuly 31 30 x 90, 6 PMAug 1-2 Jeff Stranham, 6 PMAug 3 Posi Tones, 6 PMAug 4 V ictor Wainwright, 3PMAug 6 Josh Garrett, 6 PM Water Works Wet Wild art A All Da Aug ring a suirt gun ear our sisuit Tucked away in the dusty tomes of Tiger Town is Dr. Klaus J. Meyer-Arendts dissertation. His topic was Resort Evolution along the Gulf of Mexico and when he came to the chapter on Pensacola Beach, he was lucky enough to learn from Dr. Jim Morgan, a former LSU professor and coastal geologist. He stated that Pensacola Beach is located near the western end of northwest Floridas 52 miles (83 km) long Santa Rosa Island. So there you have it, the length of the Island according to the LSU tiger. The father-daughter team of Sarah and Big Bob Dority nailed the answer. 52 miles and hugs, wrote Big Bob. The Trivia Master accepts both. Now to see what the team will do with one shirt. Perhaps they will alternate days A #%#")!6#* Jersey Girl Gwen Fosters answer was a few miles short, but implored the TM to give her a shirt since she had lost hers at the Hard Rock and Wind Creek Casinos. Her luck did not change when she ran out of gas after attending Bands on the Beach. Too bad Jersey. At least your answer of 50 was closer than hubby Walt, who thought the island was a whopping 160 miles long. Jean Luke, who can probably run 40 miles, made that her answer. She was in good company. Sir Morrie Drees and Lady Kim Schmitz of the Knights of the Trivia Roundtable, Sharon McGraw, Dr. Steve Claus, Sal Serio and a string of others came up with the same answer. Sir Morrie has a formula, Santa Rosa Island is twice as long as half its length, which puts way too much mental gymnastics in the way of a quick answer. Melanie Waite, who plucks her Island Times from the mailbox, at first thought it was 26 miles, then she recalled that there was more to the barrier island. Mel patrols parts of the island looking for turtle nests, so she gave an update with her answer. I was out there just this 3"#"6 ".#"63$ !"%". two false crawls at Santa Rosa, said Mel, the Turtle patroller. The Queen of Wrong Answers Joanne Brooks has lowered the drawbridge allowing entry into her kingdom of the Close, Not Right and Plain Old Wrong. Her answer 54 miles was two miles from correct, so she has issued an edict to the woefully and perpetually wrong. Take refuge in my kingdom and bring wine. The Trivia Master is feeling pretty groovy after all that, so %")!# beach history question will earn the sender a new Island Times tshirt. Theres a monument on the Island dedicated to the Beachs original hippie. Who is that and where is this marker located? Send your answer to firstname.lastname@example.org with trivia in the subject line. Deadline is Tuesday, July 30. Peace, man. BA The Beach Church Softball Team is hitting the diamond with hopes of scoring some fun and fellowship. The team is comprised of Kelly Kessler, Jonah Roby, Thomas and Tom Fitzgerald, Tracy McDonald, Steve Speirs, Lenny Gruszczynski, Michael Rodgerson, Les Solomossy, Richard Wright, Zack and Kay Alderfer, Matt Schang, Beach School Phys Ed teacher Ginny Baynes. Maybe Ginnys son Taylor, who is college bound on a baseball scholarship, will come to batting practice. WDDN B Libby Morris got a huge surprise on July 13 during a leisurely kayak trip when her beau Shane Reilly popped the question. The romantic Shane was on bended knee with a sparkling engagement ring to slip on Libbys "6*+!#'%".)( in Pensacola. F DWA The Sidewalk Social Director strikes again. Gena Raymon sounded the birthday gong for a happy birthday toast to Wanda Radcliffe, Bob Cowen, and Tim Spencer at the Shaker on July 9 followed by a processional to Bands on the Beach to hear The Mullets. A AND AND Was Nathan Holler hot dogging in the surf on July 10? It was his birthday. Lots of cake and candles on the Beach that day. Steve Pickers birthday is July 10 but as near as we can tell he has been celebrating for weeks. Dinner with friends, boating outings and enjoying the beach. A N During a recent trip to the Bank of the South, Nasty John +!3%"#.! )#". had the Least Terns huddled together in an indent in a sand dune. He said in all his many, many years on the Beach he had never seen that many terns at one time. The colony of protected terns is located just east of Landshark Landing. NN Monika Springer is the computer teacher at the Beach School so summer is vacation time. Springer just returned from a trip to Ireland where she kept her friends entertained with her online posts. N A Karen Hagford is a trivia winner with no shirt. An Island Times shirt was sent via US Mail to her in Fernandina Beach but the envelope was empty when it arrived. Is it a case of whodunnit?
PAGE 5 Island Times July 23, 2013 The Santa Rosa Island Authority Board is upping the stakes for projects to submit to the RESTORE committee. SRIA Board Member Tammy Bohannon, who also serves on the RESTORE Committee, told her colleagues at the July 10 Full Board meeting that projects need to be game changers. The RESTORE funds allocation, which will flow to Escambia County as a result of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Settlement, may be as far into the future as 48 to 60 months, according to Baskerville Donovans Jim Waite. Waite reminded the SRIA Board that Pensacola Beach and Perdido Key were impacted more heavily by the spill than any other beach in Florida. Based on that welldocumented fact, he advised the Board to bring forward projects and think about how to package those requests to make the beach better. Waite, who studies the many and sometimes convoluted process of seeking BP "3"$%#.!%!% other funds which are currently available depending on the types of projects. The SRIA board discussed adding two double decker busses to their project list. SRIA Director of Developmental Services Paolo Ghio advised the board that the SRIA is not in the business of owning busses or trolleys. If funds were secured, the purchase should be made by Escambia County and added !A##"6587+ trolleys that the Beach rents seasonally. Ghio reminded the Board that the operational budget to increase the number of vehicles and ".! days of operation would be 630,000 annually. While we are impressed by the ability to have double decker busses paid for by someone else, given the needs and calendar, we will be faced with establishing a budget for running the vehicles, said Ghio. Board Member Janice Gilley thought the double decker busses should be removed from the Beachs list of projects. This is one time money, said Gilley. Maybe we should make improvements to the island that would make a lasting impact. I am not sure the busses would do that. Bohannon reminded the Board that there are stakeholders on the island who are very much in favor of putting double decker busses into service on the &%!%%)%$#'% and parking woes and as a tourist attraction. Board Member Fred Gant thinks the double decker busses are a win-win and should remain on the request list. Gant also mentioned the parking garages he saw on a recent trip to South Florida. The structures, according to Gant, were not the typical unsightly forms. We should look at garages, and the unfunded infrastructure project list, said Gant. Lets pull it out again. We should increase our wish list and get more of the BP funds. A preliminary letter has been delivered to Escambia County Commissioner Grover Robinson with the beachs project requests. It has since been amended, and will contain additional projects as soon as the SRIA board decides what they may be. A vote to continue discussion in Committee, passed unanimously, where Baskerville Donovan engineers will assist with goal setting and project recommendations. When we understand the goal, then we can match the projects to the goals, Waite said. We can then decide which bucket of money might match. The request letter and unfunded project list is online at www.myislandtimes.com. In other business, the Santa Rosa Island Triathlon board made a 2,000 donation to the SRIA Junior Lifeguard program. SRI Tri Race Director Charles Gheen gave a brief history of the event and announced that the charitable giving from last years event totaled 16,000. ;#/!%3%.% report about the Footprints in the Sand Eco-Trail. The opening date has been delayed because the sign manufacturer suffered a fire. However, the Trail has already been the topic of national media attention. Sign installation could begin as early as this week. Pensacola Beach Chamber President Nicole Stacey announced during her isitors Center Report that Pensacola Beach was voted as the Best Tourist Attraction in the es nals Best of the Bay contest. During the Board members forum, Chairman Thomas Campanella updated the Board on the Eco-Tourism Conference he attended in South Florida. He noted that the composition of their climate supported more plant and animal habitat, so their ecosystem is more varied than Pensacola Beach. However, he boasted that Pensacola Beach has prettier water, whiter sand, better lifeguards, free parking and trolleys. We should all be thankful for what we have here on Pensacola Beach, said Campanella. From the turtles to the trolleys, our area is a blessing. The Santa Rosa Island Authority Committees will meet Wednesday, July 24 at 5 p.m. at 1 ia de Luna. The meetings are open to the public. ariirTrRESTORE projects need to be game changers.A Board ember ammy Bohannon
PAGE 6 Island Times July 23, 2013 aii peas, porridge and a dry martini 850-261-2462Owner Peggy Henshall is ready to keep you in stitches!wwwCaunStitcherycom CaunStitcheryyahoocomnames, logos, custom artsmall or large quantities Marias Fresh Seafood MarketTae a tte bt o the oast home resh rom the boats da e can cod pac or trae or shp anhere. ervantes treet all for directions from the Beach aiva Serving Breakfast and Lunch ard nnng serce... iaTarr mens nil eals Tar LindaMurphyRealtor@bellsouth.net www.pensacolagulfbreezehomes.com independenl oned and operaed "&/0 by randma Dorothy Available at Apple arket and oe attis.ry randmas favorite Broccoli alad recipe 4F!7" Island Times Blogwhere shelly waters meet sandy beacheswww.myislandtimes.com via limae onrolled el orage rie p ccess Boa Paring oing Pacing upplies27 igial ureillance ae lean ecure rea aes Proessional anagemen smartstopselfstoragecom 15 McClure Drive Gulf Breeeformerly torae AdvantaeI have to mention the quietness of this years Air Show. This was a bad sign only because it meant not even getting a peek of our beloved Blue Angels. I know I wasnt the only one praying for C%2A $&$*413%"!$. have to keep those expensive machines in operation as well %!##.",!$H; it was just the latest disappointment in our current government. But Islanders always respond to .#%#"3".#"%". diversity in the same way. ?)H"!#.%$).#. it by screaming our hearts out to those amazing daring pilots who did their best to entertain us. We )%'.C3.%".!.% #"%$G7".$))" tertained and very appreciative to have them join us in Paradise. They performed some incredible aerial stunts in less than stellar weather conditions. And they also made my heart swell with patriotism and pride. Maybe not to the same degree as the Blue 7"6&%!#"! ing that can even come close to comparing with the thunder which echoes through your heart and soul. But in the words of a 6%"61"!%.2I %",%)%$6)!%$)%" $$3#3$ C3#6! ".J$6)!%$ ".*4 +!%"($#%".3%$ God bless you and your families. 1"!%%#" I mentioned that the Mystic Krewe of Nereids would host their Annual Splash Party August *>!)%3" sion in dates so we had a meeting and the end result was the decision to postpone the Splash %$!#$%*1"%.)% sending a delegate of Mermaids on a Retreat to scout out some new water fun along with some ")6%2%#4#.%%% wear on the beach. We promise !%% ".)#!$,% next year. Even though we are perfectly at home with the wet weather were having this sum3)%#!%3! land-lubbers have had enough and require some drying out time. The Krewe still intend to participate in the Taste of the Beach Mermaid Parade on Sept. 15 at Casino Beach. Some of us 3#6!"6") "& all of us will Second Line from there to Paradise Bar and Grill upon completion of Taste of the Beach events. Please plan C#"J "%"#&" necessary. All you really need #%"3&%!%".(!# napkin to wave as we dance our )%$%%.#*7".!##3 well be armed with bubble guns instead of water guns. 1)# "%$&6#"6 MerPalooza this year and I can hardly contain my excitement MerPalooza is an International Mermaid Convention which only began three years ago. The 8"'"#")%!.#"% egas and there were more different types of Mermaid tails than I ever thought possible. The 2012 Convention was held #"%".*$!#31". !#"3%#"73$K) 8!##"?).#";!$ =!""($;!%3%"% lette Provost and I had already purchased tickets to see Willie Nelson at Wind Creek Casino. But this is my lucky year and ##"6!.#"+%3%76* 9-11. Ill be joining Sandi Johnson (who lives there with hubby Johnny). We have already made our reservations at the hotel where all the events will take place. I just know everyones gonna love my Angel-Mermaid >#"6*4 Since Bill and I will reach )"$ !>..#"67""# '%$"76*9)%%#"6 ourselves to the Magnolia Fest in &*1(")#,""! %%%""#'%$.%&) %")%#*7$%)!%, %"!3"!H1, well worth the wait because the headliners are Willie Nelson (of LB#B#"%". =!"#"*-)!%,% ebration and a festival We missed the 4th of July celebration on the beach because we promised granddaughter Sis$!%),.%(! &%( ange Beach to visit with our relatives again. (That child loves her relatives and runs right in as if she sees them every day.) When her Mom Mel declined to join us ##"6!%% C%3).& %6;#$%(.203 3$)!#!#3#3%"& #"6(#"% '###"6 %#'H4 I have never been so proud of her and told her immediately. As we travelled through the country-side on our late #.!3))%& %.#%$%!6#3 )(*"!3%6%#"%". $!% )%%61 asked Sissy if it was worth miss#"6! )(#". the relatives again. Without hes#%#"!"..)#!%" "!#%#2$G47".!%, just another thing I love about her. 1.#.33&%(K#%" if she would share her comainducing recipe for Salisbury Steak. Thats another good thing %&%#'J$ ".3 the best cooks in the world ;,(MM**Dianes Salisbury Steak Family Pack of ground beef approx 4-5 lbs 2 Envelopes of ipton dry onion soup mix 2 Eggs 1 tsp salt 1 tsp pepper 1 tsp garlic powder 5 Jars or Cans of beef mushroom gravy more mushrooms optionalMix all ingredients together except jarscans of gravy. Shape into patties and brown on each side. Place in baking pan and "6%'$'%#%.. ing more mushrooms if desired. Bake at 350 degrees until patties are done and gravy is bubbling (approximately 35 45 minutes). Serves 10-12 adults and several children. 5"C$.",6!% and thank a eteran ;$%#"!(#!"M**
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PAGE 8 Island Times July 23, 2013 The Lizzards Tongue ...........by elizabeth hewson Since Memorial Day, I have been on a major scavenger hunt along the sands and streets of Pensacola Beach. Basically, I was trying to see what I could accumulate from the end of May until Labor Day in left behind items that people were either too lazy to pick up out of the sand or just plain forgot. Unfortunately, due to a broken foot my hunt has ended. Still I would like to share with you 33$3%C ".D% car mats, lipstick, a University of Florida themed bottle opener, an adjustable crescent wrench, a babys blanket, towels (hand, bath, beach), shorts, t-shirts, shoes, one glove, lots of koozies, wedding engagement party momentos (glasses, koozies, lighters), and my personal favorite King. Actually, I had a little help with the finding of King. The Colonel, Pete and I were out for a quick trot down Ariola Drive between the many thunderstorms during the July 4th holiday week. It seemed like every house was rented and driveways were 'A )#"6)#!%(.%% was the south side of the street. A young couple from northern irginia was coming up off the beach through a vacant lot when both she and I spotted something barely sticking up out of the sand near the road. She bent down, dug a little and pulled up and out of the sand King. After a brief conversation and the fact she and her husband were getting on the road to irginia, she put King in my custody %".)#!.3( ".#"6!# owner. King was actually a small stuffed lion and was wearing an if found, call tag on his purple bejeweled color. King had a Texas address as well. I thought to myself, how hard could this be and proceeded to knock on every rental house within in a two mile radius of where we found King as long as there was a Texas license plate in the driveway. I thought for sure I ). ".B#"6N)"& I returned home, but luck was not with me. Once home, I called the number on Kings tag and got a voice mail -the kind that you are not really sure who you are calling. No name, just a repeat of the phone number. I left a detailed 3%6%& ".#"6B#"6%". left my name and number hoping for a call back. The minutes turned to hours and to alleviate my own anxiety, I groomed King the best I could. He was looking very bedraggled, all drenched in rainwater and caked with sand. So I gently cleaned him and put him in a pillow case for a light spin in the dryer. The next morning I received a call from Kings family. The entire time I had King, I envisioned his owner to be a young child and kept thinking about how sad this child must be to not have King by her side. Turns out King was not a new stuffed animal, but had been the constant companion of his owner since she was eight. Her dad explained that his daughter was now 22 and he would be over promptly to retrieve King before they headed back to Texas. It also turns out King had been lost on the beach for days and their trip to DisneyWorld was a bit stressful since King was missing. I didnt have the opportunity to meet the family or return King in person. Instead I had to leave him on my doorstep, but I made sure he was well protected from the predicted storms. While I was in line at the grocery, my phone buzzed. It was Kings family. He was safe and on his way back to Texas. Most importantly his owner was happy and calm. In all caps the text 3%6"..)#!DO+?7-B OU And to think this game of mine originally started out as a way to clean up after others. I am not sure what I am going to do with the loot I have found to date, but for the next month or so, if someone drops something in the sand, either on the beach or along Ariola Drive, hopefully some other scavenger will pick it up. I was raised to leave only my footprints. Unfortunately, right now I am leaving behind one footprint and two rubber stopper marks from my crutches. Until next time... King
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Island Times July 23, 2013 PAGE 12 av rTrai$-!%/&(/0*/+ % +#<=%# >> ?A!&%# 0%B% C#'#% '>==# nteratin traditional health manaement with natural and alternative approaches rTrai FREE DEIVER B L B PL it ets Lipstickusan aselon-elleMary Kay Independent Beauty ConsultantHeres to a more beautiful you! ree i ih orders oer 40as ordering online or b phone 850-9-865 ara.comshaselon e hado ragrances kin are unscreen S unrise and S unset N BN N. W A .arpet pholstery leaner ." "$'?C"$ E"#(2!?%"4"(?2-""V-8 Powered Steam Clean Process Dont forget060 Blue Sky Gift Shoppe3479 Gulf Breee Pkwy 850-932-7100Tiger Plaa ext to Sonic Happy Hour <+.!!=2>$ 6++ addyearysrishub.com Authentic rish ub eas oldmSports on TV Darts Friendly Staff I SLAND REALTY Waterront Lots ro JOHN PINZINOBROKER/OWNER850-324-7188 Jambo (Hello) everybody. Burn the candles, use the nice sheets, wear the fancy lingerie (this must mean my nice sleepy Tshirt). Dont save these fun events for special occasions. Today lets treat our skin like it is as special as we are. Resuming our questionnaire from the last issue What is your skin care type? 4. What is your least favorite season for your skin? A. Winter Ouch my skin gets so dry and chapped that it hurts B. Summer My face is so shiny and yucky. I feel that within a few hours my makeup is melting off my face. C. Every season of the year seems to have a unique challenge for me. 5. What one skin care product is your go-to item the one you always carry with you? A. A small bottle of face lotion for your tight, dry itchy skin. B. Blotting papers or powder for the constant touch-ups for the shiny spots. C Well it depends on the season of the year. In the summer, I may carry powder. In the winter, I sometimes carry a moisturizer. If you answered Mostly A our skin type is dry. Mostly B our skin type is oily. Mostly C our skin type is normal. Hears the deal. Now that you know what your skin really requires, you need to pick up the formulas and routines that are right for you. Use all of the same products in the same skin care line. They are made to work together more effectively and you will get more bang for your buck. our skin is unique, and a skin care line will give you those unique options of formulas and products, that will enhance your specific skin type. Then your skin will be radiant. Time heals almost everything. Pick a skin care line and use it consistently. our skin will thank you. Get that special dress out of your closet that always makes you feel fabulous. Wear it. Why are you saving it? Today is a great occasion to do so Quaharini (until we meet again) Safarisu Put the sunscreen away and lace up your sneakers for two summer evening programs hosted at the Fort Pickens Area of Gulf Islands National Seashore, located at the western tip of Santa Rosa Island. Park Ranger Beckie Mims will lead an hour-long walk at the end of Santa Rosa Island Thursday, July 25, at p.m. The public is invited to participate in this leisurely hike, which will begin at the Fort Pickens Auditorium. Walkers will have the opportunity to explore historic remnants of Americas coastal defenses and view native flora and fauna. The level of difficulty is easy with some soft sand. Participants should wear closedtoed shoes and bring water. Park Ranger Beckie Mims will lead an hour-long program on the night skies of Gulf Islands National Seashore Thursday, August 1 and 8, at 8 p.m. Meet at the Langdon Beach Gulf side pavilion, which is located two miles west of the Fort Pickens Entrance Station. Bring the entire family, and a blanket to sit on. A short 200 yard stroll along the sand leads to an ideal location to spread out a blanket and enjoy a planetary lineup of our solar system. Relax and learn about the many park species that depend upon dark night skies for their survival, said Superintendent Dan Brown. Participants should remember the Fort Pickens Entrance Station closes at sunset. Late arrivals will not be allowed to enter. The programs are free of charge however, there is an 8 entrance fee to the Fort Pickens Area. For more information call the Naval Live Oaks isitor Center at 850-934-2600 or visit the Parks website at www.nps. govguis. Follow Gulf Islands National Seashore on Twitter @ gulfislandsnps to receive daily tweets on park programs.o Snscreen ecessar or g ht es nd Eents t ort ce ns Want a personalized poem written by a poet laureate or to name the characters in a short story? These are only a few of the creative rewards offered by area poets and writers of West Florida Literary Federation in their Kickstarter campaign. The nonprofit 501c3 allvolunteer organization located in Pensacola is seeking corporate and individual sponsors to help fund a dance troupe to perform in Art in Motion From the Gallery to the Theatre. The major performance, funded in part by the Florida Humanities Council and the National Endowment for the Humanities, is slated for October 24. Sponsor levels range from one dollar to 1000. The groups goal is 3600. The WFLF project Art in Motion can be viewed on at Kickstarter.com httpwww.kickstarter.comprojects500voices folk-art-and-interpretive-dancemeet-poetry-art-in. For more information visit WFLFs website, www.wflf.org.Literar ederation ickstarts undraiser
Island Times PAGE 13 July 23, 2013 THE ISLANDER LOUNGE AND PACKAGEA bit of history. The oldest lounge on Pensacola Beach located in the ia de Luna Shopping Center, about one mile east !% #6!*;#% daily. Dance on the pole. drink %!*;!A &%.*S%# Cypress Room and Sundeck. Live music. Just steps away from The Break., our sister establishment. Open everyday for fun. 850-932-9011.SHAGGYS WATERFRONT BAR & GRILLFresh seafood served overlooking Little Sabine Bay. %A % through the open air dining room and side bar. Laid back, funky, family friendly. Arrive by boat or car, bike or on foot. Open everyday at 11 a.m. in the big red building on Pensacola Beach Boulevard. 850-934-4852. www.shaggys.biz PADDY OLEARYS IRISH PUBMay the luck of the Irish be with you as you enter the Beachs authentic Irish Pub. Happy bartenders serving Happy Hour priced drinks Monday thru Friday from 11 a.m. to p.m. Have you tried a Car Bomb? Electronic Darts. Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun. Live music. All kinds of shenanigans. Located in the historic district of Pensacola Beach, 49 ia de Luna. Call 850-916-9808. www. PaddyOLearysIrishPub.com. FLOUNDERS CHOWDER HOUSECelebrating 30 years of Floundering neath the moon and stars. Offering fresh Seafood including Tuna, Mahi and of course Flounder Award winning chowder, po boys, burgers and Pensacola Beach Style baked oysters. Sample our Fresh catch including the Shrimp Boat Platterloaded with shrimp cocktail, BBQ shrimp, fried shrimp, popcorn shrimp %".S3*B#.'#%;!#%$6".%. on our beach well within view of dining parents. For late night '".,#!!)., "&%!&%".* Dance all night on Flounders beach to the most popular bands from across the south. ".%$%)(*;".%$"!*7!+% #6!" beautiful Pensacola Beach, 850-932-2003 )))*A ".!).!*3CRABS WE GOT EMOnly restaurant on Pensacola Beach offering breath taking views of the Gulf while dining directly on the beach. Come as you are straight off the sandy beach and enjoy our indoor outdoor bar and gulf side deck. Crabs has the largest selection of Crab on the beach, was voted Best Crab by News Journal readers. She Crab Soup, Stuffed Blue 8%&7%(%";")B#"6 K"6"$, ". them all We have many other seafood favorites on our menu as well as a great assortment of chicken, steaks and pasta dishes. Dont forget to try one of our signature drinks like The Crab Trap which come with a souvenir glass to keep Open days a week. Sunday Brunch with live Steel Band. Look for the Red Roof. 850-932-000 www.crabswegotem.comMCGUIRES IRISH PUB"73#%,6%%(!J.$'#"6S;K7 #3;%(%.%".1#!#%##".#"61#! mans bouillabaisse, Corned Beef and Cabbage and Shepherds Pie all inside a turn of the century New ork Irish Saloon themed pub. McGuires is celebrated for its atmosphere, boasting more than 50,000 signed dollar bills hanging from the ceilings of the pub. Live entertainment coupled with great food and warm and friendly service by Employees who Give a Damn isit our on-site brewery and the OTolf Wine Cellar featuring the complete vertical collection of the Chateau Mouton Rothschild Artist Series. Featured on NBCs Today Show, highly recommended by Fodors, Frommers and AAA travel guides, Florida Trend Magazine Hall of Fame Member. Open every day at 11, 850-433-689, mcguiresirishpub.com After Sundown......................................................................................................SIDELINES SPORTS BAR AND RESTAURANT;GK",3#%#"*;#%#"!#6!. "##"99 big screens, 42 televisions. If it runs, jumps, races, its here. Famous for Thursday Wing Night. Burgers. Seafood and Ribs. B#.3"! J players. Full bar. Indoor or outdoor seating. ideo sports games. Centrally located on ia de "%C%!3%#"%(#"6%".!% #6!*B#( off at 11 a.m. seven days a week. 934-3660.SANDSHAKER LOUNGEThe World Famous Sandshakera Pensacola Beach Tradition since 193. Home of the Original Bushwacker. Been selling this signature drink for over 30 years. First bar on the Beach to offer this tasty frozen concoction. Monday half price BARE 10 a.m. til close T HoldEm at p.m., 2 Tuesday UB%%(>.".%$@% dies Nite, Thursday half price T-Shirt Nite. Live Entertainment ear Round Wednesday thru Sunday. Check out the Gift Shop. Across from the Boardwalk. Open 10 am 3 am. 850-932-2211. www.sandshaker.com PARADISE BAR AND GRILLA little bit of paradise at this open air, island style bar with its own private white sand beach. Pull up a rattan stool. Cold beer. Live Music. Exotic Libations. Friendly locals. Lunch and Dinner everyday. Sandwiches. Salads. Fresh Catch of the Day. Renees Famous Shrimp Salad. Happy Hour 11-. Live Bands. Poker on Monday and Wednesday. Tucked away in the parking lot of the Paradise Inn, its directly on Santa Rosa Sound. Boat and Bicycle parking. Open days. 850-916-508.PEGLEG PETESAhoy, Matey. ouve found a Pensacola Beach treasure. Pirates welcome. Fresh Gulf seafood served in the galley or outside on the awning covered deck. Glass front bar overlooks LaFitte Cove. All kinds of oysters. Live lobster. Gumbo. Dinner specials nightly. Sizeable sandwiches and burgers for Landlubbers. Take home a t-shirt. Look for the Jolly Rogers A $#"6'!)".!1%".%99#("/%.* Were here everyday at 11. 932-4139. www.peglegpetes.com BAMBOO WILLIES BEACHSIDE BARA beach experience under the giant thatched roof. Open air bar serving your favorites. Specialty Fat Tuesday frozen drinks like the Octane 190. Live music on stage. Bikini contests. Craw!#";" day afternoons. Willies Wear Gift Shop. Waterfront on Santa Rosa Sound. Located at the Boardwalk. 850-916-9888. www.bamboowillies.com www.myislandtimes.com .....................................................................................
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Island Times PAGE 17 July 23, 2013 By Charles Gheen A 4"D;"" ,-'"Never Hurts To Tri ana osa sland ri 105 .sriri.org www.PensacolaMESSHall.org 1-877-YES-MESS Callor visit MATH, ENGINEERING, SCIENCE & STUFF a Hands-On Science Museum TigerPointGolf.com | 1255 Country Club Rd. | Gulf Breeze, FL 32563 | 850.932.1333Proudly owned and managed by the City of Gulf Breeze DISCOVER TIGER POINT DISCOVER TIGER POINT 27 Championship Holes Private Rooms with Full Service Catering Public Welcome Happy Hour & Dinner Specials Thurs-Sat Lunch Daily Weekend Breakfast Buet Theres o ace e ome I used to ride my bike from my house in Northeast Pensacola across both bridges to Pensacola Beach and back. eah, I know, it sounds REALL stupid, but go with me here. Its a chilling experience considering the particular raceway that each of the bridges has been for decades. It seems drivers like to speed up and see how close they can come to you even though youre hugging the guardrail well to the far right side of the bike lane. After pedaling over ten miles from Cordova Park to Casino Beach, I would determine whether I wanted to ride to Ft. Pickens, stop at one of the convenience stores for coffee or a beer, swim andor run or just turn around and ride back. No matter how I varied it, the ride was always great training and I certainly learned to focus on riding in a straight line and keeping my head on a swivel. One of those rides resulted in an aha moment that is still implanted in my mind several years later. For almost a decade I traveled to San Diego 5-6 times a year for business purposes along with several personal trips. Located in the southwestern corner of the United States, its a very positive, fantastic city that is bubbling over with energy. Multi-sport was born there and it is probably the greatest triathlon city in the world. The San Diego Triathlon Club has over 3,200 (yes, three thousand two hundred plus) members and there are many challenging and scenic venues where you can train in each of the triathlon disciplines. There are numerous military bases in the area with excellent athletes to throw into the mix of motivation, training and competition and several storied races are there as well. From La Jolla, Torrey Pines, Carlsbad, Encinitas and Mount Palomar in the north, to the southern tip of the Silver Strand on the border of Mexico, people are in constant and continuous motion. I used to drive over the Coronado Bridge and look down at San Diego Bay, Point Loma, 8"%.%".!%# %" and think wow, what an amazing place. I always looked forward to returning there. So, one afternoon I was riding my trusty Trek to Santa Rosa Island and I stopped at the top of the Pensacola Bay Bridge. I sat on my bike supporting myself with my right foot on the bottom of the guardrail as vehicles whizzed by. I looked west and saw the sun shimmering off Pensacola Bay all the way to the Pass and out to the Gulf of Mexico. I saw the west end of Gulf Breeze jutting out into the mirror-like water and I turned my head and looked east to Escambia Bay, East Bay and the Garcon Point Bridge. It was truly an awesome view. I pushed off and continued riding south. At the apex of the Bob Sikes Bridge, I stopped again and I gazed down the intercoastal waterway. ou can see the white sand of the island reaching out to the west and ending at the Pass. I looked east at the recreational &%% #";%"%/%;". and saw the residential neighborhoods. And I thought wow, what an amazing place. Since that day, I havent let go of that thought. I grew up going to Pensacola Beach as a kid and playing on the sand and in the water. I worked at the beach for four summers as a teenager. In the years since then I guess I took it all for granted. Fortunately, twelve years ago I took up triathlon and I re-discovered one of the most unique and beautiful places anywhere. Jackie Brown represented the SRI Triathlon board July 10 while presenting a 2,000 donation to SRIA Public Safety Director Bob West for his Junior ifeguard program The contribution was a portion of the proceeds generated by the SRI TRI, which is set for October 5 this year
PAGE 18 Island Times July 23, 2013 Tr BY DJ ZEMENICKraT Nest pdate for ensacola Beach ulf slands National eashore as of uly Perdido e 8 Pensacola Beach 16 Picens 10 ana osa 8 DJs Beach Cafe 63 Via de una across from Springhill Suites 850-916-0716 unch11 AM TO 2 PM Everyday 8 AM -2 PM Fri & Sat 3 9 PM Breakfast8 AM TO NOON DinnerFRI SATSeveral years ago I bought a postcard with a beautiful beach scene that read, No one gets to the end of their life and wishes they had spent more time at the office. Things today have become incredibly fast-paced as technology, which was supposed to make our lives easier, creates a digital tsunami which engulfs us in a sea of information. People no longer leave the office behind at 5 p.m., instead they bring it home with them where it constantly beeps and chirps alerts, requests and updates, demanding as a colicky baby and leaving us exhausted the next morning. We are always connected and constantly pressured to be accessible. Somewhere along the way weve lost our ability to slow down and be present in the moment. Weve disconnected from the earth and forgotten the pleasure of sitting quietly with her on the beach at night as she calms us with her rhythmic sighs. We no longer understand secrets whispered between sea oats and playful night breezes, because imagination is becoming a lost language. Our beaches and National Seashore are cherished by those who call this home, as well as those who come here to strip off the mental and emotional armor which weighs them down. It is beautiful to see those who come here to reconnect with their families, realizing what is really important in life. Unfortunately, however, many cannot stop their compulsion to rush through life and the result can be deadly. Just last week we were devastated to discover that someone driving through the Santa Rosa area of Gulf Islands National Seashore hit and killed a large female loggerhead. She had come ashore, laid her nest, and headed back to the Gulf of Mexico. Unfortunately she became disoriented and managed to crawl into the roadway where she was killed. She was found the following morning by one of our sea turtle patrollers. We will probably never know the circumstances surrounding the death of the sea turtle, but she probably weighed in the vicinity of 250 pounds which 3%(#.# #3%6#"!% someone going the speed limit could miss seeing her. And, sea turtles are physically unable to dart into the road. In the end, this endangered creature which .!..'#'%&$ becoming the statistical one in 1,000 (or possibly in 10,000) which made it to adulthood lay dead and discarded by someone who didnt slow down. The speed limit within areas of the National Seashore is dropped from 35 to 20 miles per hour each summer for a distance of about three and one-half miles to protect endangered species which return here to nest. This allows time to react to things like tiny chicks of the endangered Snowy Plovers which look a cotton ball on toothpick legs and can dart into the road much faster than you can apply your brakes at higher speeds. There are an estimated 450 Snowy Plovers left in the whole state of Florida and our island has the great honor of being one of the premier nesting sites of these adorable little birds. So far this year approximately 0 chicks have been killed by vehicles speeding through the Park. Reducing your speed to 20 miles per hour through a posted area 3.5 miles long will add approximately four minutes and thirty seconds to your drive through the National Seashore. Please, be mindful of the rare treasure entrusted to us and be grateful for the gift of four and one half minutes youve been 6#'"A ""%". make a difference. Until next time, Lights Out We have gone back to basics. Expect the same incredible quality food delivered in less time. Beer Mug Club1 any light beer, any time with RED label mug 250 any light beer, any time with BAC label mug850-932-1417 Open Air Waterfront Dining Area is DOG FRIENDLY for friendly dogs. on Red Beans & Rice Wed araoke 6 9 PM u lub embers any beer hur DOG & DIER Buy one entree your do ets a F hot do %&(GH4 the Beach Church Fellowship Hall, Thursday, June 20 Tapped to lead the Club during its sixtieth year are to R athy Christoff, and im Harvell, treasurers Cheryl Collier, K% < Mary Ann Claus, president The Club meets the third Thursday of each month, at 11 am at the Beach Church The next luncheon meeting is set for August 15 beach news TO GOwww.myislandtimes.com...new mobile version
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