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Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00091444/00242
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Title: Winter Park-Maitland observer
Alternate title: Winter Park Maitland observer
Physical Description: v. : ill. ; 44 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: G.J.W. Munster
Place of Publication: Winter Park FL
Publication Date: 02-28-2013
Frequency: weekly
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Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Winter Park (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Maitland (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Orange County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Genre: newspaper   ( marcgt )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Orange -- Winter Park
United States -- Florida -- Orange -- Maitland
Coordinates: 28.596111 x -81.346667 ( Place of Publication )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: Began with v. 1, no. 1, Jan. 26, 1989.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 29 (July 16, 1992).
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Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
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Page 4 Business Briefs Community Bulletin FORUM | C ONTINUED FROM FRONT PAGE in the future. said. Tyler Kirby was recently elected as a member of the Orlando Repertory The atre Board of Directors Kirby will play a critical role in providing advocacy and resources to the board on governance issues. Kirby is currently a principal at Baker Barrios Architects. First Watch has announced plans to debut in Winter Park in the summer of 2013. The restaurant will employ approximately 25 people. The new 3,800-square-foot restaurant, located at 2295 Aloma Ave. in the Aloma Shop ping Center, will hold an interior space formerly occupied by Blockbuster Video in the Publix Super Markets-anchored shopping center. Cuhaci & Peterson Architects Engi neers Planners based in Orlandos Baldwin Park, did the design work for a new Gordon Food Services facility on Highway 92 in Daytona Beach. Lonnie Peterson, chairman at Cuhaci & Peter son, said construction of the facility is now under way. Ashton Woods Homes has been named the Most Trusted Builder in America according to the new Lifestory Research Most Trusted Builders in America study. The national research study included more than 21,500 new-home shoppers and 133 homebuilder brands in the top 27 housing markets in the United States. Three new businesses recently became clients of the University of Central Florida Business Incubator at the Daytona Beach International Airport. The companies Abraham Rosa Season ings, AquaSolve and the First Response Disaster Team bring the total number of businesses at the site to 13, accord ing to Connie Bernal, the site manager. Maitland welcomes back Tim Daven port, president of 4U-Insurance a fullservice property and casualty agency. Davenport is an industry veteran with more than 22 years of extensive experi ence. The Navy is awarding several contracts that will give this area a huge economic boost and new jobs, according to a brief ing U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson has received from Navy Secretary Ray Mabus ofce. Four contracts worth up to $307 million could mean many more jobs, largely in Orlandos growing simulation industry. Cubic Simulation received a contract worth up to $298 million. Cheer champions The Winter Park High School cheer leading team won the state champion ship for the third time in four years in the Class 2A Large Varsity division, and placed third in the nation at the champi onships at Walt Disney World. Singing stars Florida district winners of the Metropoli tan Opera National Council auditions Betsy Diaz, Leigh W. Tomlinson and Maria Leticia Hernandez went to Atlanta to com pete in the regional competition on Feb. 3. Big grants The Bank of America Charitable Foun dation recently donated grants to 10 lo cal charities, including Childrens Home Society of Florida and HOPE Helps. New college Anthem Education Group (AEG) recently opened its rst-ever FCC-Anthem Col lege campus combining the Florida Career College brand name with the An them Education Group brand, which FCC acquired last year. The new campus is lo cated at 989 N. Semoran Blvd. in Orlando. It is the 13th campus in Florida and 34th campus nationwide in the AEG family of schools. Panera gives dough Panera Bread and many of its customers raised more than $168,700 to help Sec ond Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. On Jan. 31, Panera executives presented Second Harvest with a check for the full amount raised by the campaign. Tech school expands Medtech Institute in Orlando is ex panding The campus, which had been educating and training nursing students, has expanded its health care career of ferings to include Medical Assisting and Medical Billing and Coding. Its all part of Medtechs plan to grow the campus and the programs it provides. Health insurance for kids The Florida Department of Health in Or ange County announces an affordable insurance option to help children of families without health insurance. Florida KidCare is Floridas child health insurance program for kids through age 18 who do not have insurance. For more informa tion or a KidCare application, call toll-free 1-888-540-5437 (KIDS) or visit the Flori da KidCare website at oridakidcare.org Dedicate a brick The city of Winter Park is proud to honor the legacy of one of the worlds most in uential civil rights leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Residents and visitors are encouraged to unite in this tribute by purchasing and personalizing one or more bricks to become part of the monument at the entrance to the newly dedicated Martin Luther King Jr. Park lo cated at 1050 W. Morse Blvd. Remember or acknowledge loved ones in the spirit of opportunity, diversity and equality the values that Dr. King stood for and trea sured. For more information regarding this project, please call 407-599-3334. Top student Worcester Polytechnic Institute has an nounced that John Papa of Winter Park, a freshman majoring in robotics engineer ing, was named to the universitys Deans List for academic excellence for the fall 2012 semester. I-4 Ultimate moves ahead Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legisla ture have given the Florida Department of Transportation approval to go forward with the procurement process for the I-4 Ultimate Project in Central Florida as a public-private partnership. FDOT will host an I-4 Ultimate Project Industry Forum in Orlando on March 4. The purpose of the forum is to get private sector feedback on the departments $2.1 billion P3 project to replace the aging infrastructure of I-4, which was originally built in the 1960s. Norovirus The Centers for Disease Control is re porting the Norovirus outbreak in 47 out of 50 states. 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Page 7 HUGH F. MCKEAN PUBLIC L ECTURE The Morse Museum, in association with Rollins College, is pleased to present a public lecture by New York gallery owner and Antiques Roadshow appraiser Arlie Sulka. Thursday, March 7, 2013 7:30 p.m. John M. Tiedtke Concert Hall Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida Admission is free. Reception immediately following the lecture. Parking available in the SunTrust Parking Garage off of Park Avenue (accessed via Lyman or Comstock). For more information, call (407) 645-5311 or visit www.morsemuseum.org. Appreciating Tiffanyas Tiffany Values Appreciate Arlie Sulkathe owner and managing director of the renowned New York gallery Lillian Nassau LLC and a long-time appraiser for Antiques Roadshow has seen a growing interest among collectors for the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany over 35 years. In her talk, Sulka will compare the value of objects from when Tiffany Studios rst offered them for sale to current values and describe how great Tiffany collections are being formed today. Presented by: Supported by: Join the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce as we host our monthly breakfast program: Winter Park Crew: One of Winter Parks Best Kept Secrets! Featuring President Winter Park Crew Boosters Board Hear from the organizations president on the impressive accomplishments this group has achieved. Friday, March 8, 2013 7:45 a.m. Networking/ 8:15 a.m. Program WINTER PARK WELCOME CENTER 151 W. Lyman Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789 A complimentary continental breakfast will be served. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce at (407) 644-8281 or visit www.winterpark.org. Winter Park City Talk BY RANDY KNIGHT CITY MANAGER City Commission meeting highlights There was a City Commission meeting held Feb. 25 at 3:30 p.m. in City Hall Commission Cham bers. Below are a few highlights from that meeting: Mayors Report Consent Agenda Action Items Requiring Discussion Public Hearings poration: nation of single family residential to low-density residential on the A little over a week left to submit parking survey date the demand for downtown town: St. Patricks Day Parade and wear some green to enjoy the Central Florida. The parade will with demonstrations by the Tir For more information regard Park Avenue closed for St. Patricks Day Parade ing. Fifth annual Bike From Park to Park Visit the citys ofcial website at cityofwinterpark.org, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on Vimeo. Train ONLINE for Allied Health and Medical Management. Job placement assistance. Computer available. MEDICAL CAREERS BEGIN HERECall 888-203-3179www.CenturaOnline.com

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Page 8 ter Tree Climbing Championship resent the Florida Chapter later The that sees and Sid stranded This This ly shopping and strolling oppor and neighbors is The Friends of First another as neighbors. For those City Council Meeting of Feb. 25, 2013 on Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the City T H A N K Y O U T H A N K Y O U T H A N K Y O U The businesses, organizations and individuals below have chosen to support your local Chamber of Commerce again in 2013 by renewing their membership. Please join us in thanking them for their investment in our community the next time you shop, dine, or call on their place of business. For more information about the Winter Park Chambe r of Commerce, our members, or upcoming events, visit us at the Winter Park Welcome Center, cal l (407) 644-8281 or log on to www.winterpark.org. A N N U A L S U P P O R T E R S Azure Winter Park Baterbys Art Auction Gallery Jacquelyn Bletzacker CCH Marketing & Events Centra Care Children's Home Society of Florida City National Bank Cocina 214 Crispers Everglades University Ferrell & Kelly, CPAs First Southern Bank Friends of Casa Feliz, Inc. Gourmet Cuisine at Rollins College Hospice of the Comforter Hylant Group iCraveCatering.com iLashWorks John & Shirley's Catering John Hancock Financial Network Kendall & Kendall Craig Ludin Orlando Family Magazine Peterbrooke Chocolatier Prato Rosey Wray's Roost Sweet Traditions Bakery & Cafe The Ancient Olive The Avenue Network, Inc. The Doggie Door/ Unleashed The Spice and Tea Exchange Through the Looking Glass Truffles Grill WUCF 89.9 FM 5 + Y E A R S Dean Cannon Center for Independent Living Blair J. Culpepper Dorothea M. Fox, CPA Eileen Fisher Grafton Wealth Management Great American Land Management Hannibal Square Association, Inc. Hannibal Square Heritage Center Latham, Shuker, Eden & Beaudine, LLP Luma on Park Matthew Roberts, Inc. Mears Transportation Group PNC Wealth Management S & W Kitchens, Inc. Savannah Court & Savannah Cove Maitland Simmons Jewelers Ten Thousand Villages The Winter Park Playhouse Tolla's Italian Deli & Cafe Track Shack of Orlando Vestal & Wiler, CPAs Winter Park Concours, LLC 1 0 + Y E A R S Commercial Business Finance Fiddler's Green Irish Pub Massey Communications Mary Rumberger 1 5 + Y E A R S Christian Science Reading Room Follett Bookstore at Rollins College Full Sail University Maid To Clean Moore Stephens Lovelace, P.A. Orange County Supervisor of Elections Orlando Sentinel Communications Panera Bread Aloma Avenue Panera Bread Park Avenue Pannullo's Italian Restaurant Paychex Shoooz On Park Avenue 2 0 + Y E A R S Bebe's Park Maitland School Timothy's Gallery Winter Park/ Maitland Observer 2 5 + Y E A R S Park Plaza Gardens Regions Bank Winter Park Towers 3 0 + Y E A R S Reynolds & Co. Jewelers The Keewin Real Property Company Walt Disney World Resort 3 5 + Y E A R S Florida Distributing Company Morse Museum of American Art The Volvo Store 5 0 + Y E A R S Rollins College Winter Park Land Company 9 0 + Y E A R S CenturyLink Chamber Trustees Park Avenue Merchants Association members Find I LUV Winter Park merchandise and local art at ILUVParkAvenue.com407-539-3977 KEEP UP WITH MAITLAND NEWS AND EVENTS!www.IndependenceLane.com Facebook.com/ItsMyMaitland Maitland City Talk BY HOWARD SCHIEFERDECKER MAYOR City events

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Page 9 Calendar One Senior Place ... See our full Calendar of Events at OneSeniorPlace.com407.949.6733715 Douglas Avenue Altamonte Springs, FL 32714M-F 8:30am 5pmFRI DA Y, M A R C H 1 Appraisal Fair 9:30am 11:30am Hosted by Creating Divine Order RSVP 407-949-6733 Womens Inspirational Hour 12noon 1pm Hosted by Cindy Price RSVP 407-949-6732 Memory Screenings 2pm 4pm Hosted by Arden Courts Memory Care Community By Appointment Only 407-949-6733 M O N DA Y, M A R C H 4 Every Monday 10am 1pm Senor Club Sponsored by Family Physicians Group March 4 Bingo March 11 Computer Club March 18 Movie Day March 25 Casino Day TU ESDA Y, M A R C H 5 Crime Prevention Through Environmental Designs 2pm 3:30pm Hosted by VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Services RSVP 407-949-6727 W ED N ESDA Y, M A R C H 6 Why do hearing aids cost so much? 3pm 4:30pm (and 13, 20, 27) Presented by Harmony Hearing Centers of America RSVP 407-545-4098 THUR SDA Y, M A R C H 7 The Real Estate Specialists are IN 9am 3pm (& Mar 14, 21, 28) Presented by Exit Real Estate Results Medicare Educational Workshop 10:30am 12noon Presented by Medicare Plan Options RSVP 407-949-6723 Zumba Gold Exercise Class 11:30am 12:30pm By Orlando Family Physicians FRI DA Y, M A R C H 8 Senior Appreciation Day 11am 12noon Hosted by Orlando Family Physi cians Group RSVP 407-477-5555Calendar of Events March 2013 FEB. 28 Winter Park Towers, located at 1111 S. Lakemont Ave., presents its Third Annual Chili Cook-Off Thursday, Feb. 28, at noon to celebrate National Chili Day. The Chili Cook-Off, which will take place in the Stover Center off the Main Lobby, is open to both staff and residents, and it allows everyone an equal opportunity to show off their culinary skills. Previous winners have included both staff and residents. Contact Camri McCormick at 407-6474083 or cmccormick@wservices.org for more information on this event. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce will host Business After Hours at HMS Certied Public Accountants, located at 457 Lake Howell Road in Maitland, on Thursday, Feb. 28, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Those who attend can network and so cialize with local business professionals in the area while enjoying hors doeuvres and refreshments. Visit winterpark.org for more information. Jackie Brito assistant dean at the Crum mer Graduate School of Business at Roll ins College, will speak Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. as part of the Boys & Girls Club of Eatonvilles Keepin It Real series. This program is aimed at bringing local African American business people in from the community to share one or two positive habits with the kids in the Club. There is usually a group of 60 people at the event, and afterwards food is provided. Call 407599-3771 for more information on this event. MARCH 1 The Baldwin Park Merchants Association presents the First Friday Charity Festi val and Art Stroll Friday, March 1, along New Broad Street in Baldwin Park from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. More than 40 local art ists will display their works while guests shop, stroll and sip through the heart of downtown Baldwin Park. Visit facebook. com/baldwinparkrstfridayfestival for more information. MARCH 2 UCPs 20th Anniversary Gala presented by Republic National Distributing Com pany, will take place Saturday, March 2, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa, located at 1900 E. Buena Vista Drive in Lake Buena Vista. The gala, which benets UCP support, education and therapy programs, gener ates valuable dollars that help thousands of children each year. Call 407-856-4827 or visit ucpc.org for more information on the gala. MARCH 4 Winter Park Executive Women will hold an event titled Intellectual Engage ment Monday, March 4, at the Winter Park Welcome Center, located at 151 W. Lyman Ave. Dr. Gail Sinclair, executive di rector at the Winter Park Institute, will be the featured guest. Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by the program at noon. Register by March 1 at noon. Con tact Megan Lanier at 407-644-8281 for more information on this event. MARCH 7 The Jewish Academy of Orlando, located at 851 N. Maitland Ave. in Maitland, pres ents a Texas Hold em Poker Tourna ment Thursday, March 7. Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by poker play at 7 p.m. This event will feature poker and casino games, as well as great games, dinner and cocktails. The suggested do nations are $110 for Texas Hold em and $35 for casino games. Call 407-647-0713 for more information on this event, or reg ister online at jewishacademyorlando.org Jewish Family Services will host its third annual Glow & Golf event Thursday, March 7, at 6 p.m. at the historic Winter Park Country Club, located at 761 Old England Ave. The course makes its way through beautiful downtown Winter Park and provides a challenge to even the most experienced golfer. Call 407-331-0076 for more information. MARCH 8 The Art & History Museums Maitland (A&H) continues its popular social event for art lovers, Culture & Cocktails on Fri day, March 8, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event will take place in A&Hs Germaine Marvel Building, located at 210 W. Packwood Ave. This month, artist Gianelle Gelpi is featured in an exhibition that includes a spectrum of her most recent paintings, with large and small brightly rendered acrylic paintings and a sample of her mother-daughter collaborative works. The event will also include music by Jayo. Guests are also invited to view two exhibi tions in the A&Hs Main Galleries: James Caseys Equine Sculpture and Anna Tom czaks Animalia. Visit ArtandHistory.org or call 407-539-2181 for more information. Good Morning Winter Park a monthly meeting that includes Chamber mem bers, residents and community leaders, will take place Friday, March 8, at the Winter Park Welcome Center, located at 151 W. Lyman Ave. Registration for this event begins at 7:45 a.m., followed by the program at 8:15 a.m. Visit winterpark.org for more information. Visit www.wpmobserver.com/ events/search for more details. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com MARCH 3: St. Patricks Day Parade The city of Winter Park and the St. Patricks Day Parade Committee present the 34th annual Winter Park St. Patricks Day Parade Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m. in downtown Winter Park. Attendees are encouraged to bring family and friends, and to wear green to the event. Visit cityofwinterpark.org for more information on this event.

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Page 11 T hree teens at a time the green at the Winter the wings behind them with their fairways and greens. When a pair PHOTOS BY SARAH WILSON THE OBSERVER ABOVE: Thomas Lawrence shows kids the perfect swing at a First Tee golf clinic at Winter Park Country Club. Please see GOLF on page 13 Swinging for success STEVEN BARNHART Observer Staff MARCH 1 The Central Florida African Violet Society presents its annual judged show and sale at the Beardall Se nior Center, located at 800 Delaney Ave. in Orlando, on Friday, March 1, from noon to 4 p.m. and Saturday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a fun, family event, which will in clude a display of African violets and Gesneriads. There will be a rafe and growing information at the event, as well as a large room of African vio lets and Gesneriads for sale. Admis sion is free. Call 407-246-2637 for more information. MARCH 2 The sixth annual Junior League of Greater Orlandos Kids in the Kitch en Fit-n-Fun Fest will take place Saturday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at South Central Park in Win ter Park. The free event will feature more than 40 exhibitors, free give aways, music, games, an obstacle course, bounce houses, face paint ing, healthy snack suggestions and much more. There also will be 25 health related vendors at the event. Call 407-422-5918 or visit jlgo.org for more information. The Orlando Science Center will partner with National Geographic Cinema Ventures Saturday, March 2, to re-brand their newly-renovated Digital Adventure Theater as the Digital Adventure Theater, Pre sented by National Geographic. The partnership will launch with the premiere of Meerkats 3D. With this branding partnership, the Sci ence Center will gain special access to one of the worlds largest giantscreen lm libraries that includes award-winning lms in 2D and 3D digital formats. Call 407-514-2000 or visit osc.org for more information. MARCH 3 On Sunday, March 3, Elaine Person teaches poetry from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Maitland Public Library, located at 501 S. Maitland Ave. The city of Winter Park and the St. Patricks Day Parade Committee present the 34th annual Winter Park St. Patricks Day Parade Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m. in downtown Winter Park. Attendees are encour aged to bring family and friends, and to wear green to the event. Parts of Park Avenue will be closed for much of the day, so park accordingly. Visit cityofwinterpark.org for more infor mation. MARCH 9 The sixth Annual Doggie Derby will bring the community together to celebrate mans best friend, while helping kids and families, on Sat urday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Corrine Commons in Bald win Park, located at 1913 Meeting Place. Canines compete with dogs of similar sizes in a single-elimination, 25-yard sprint race. Champions are declared and trophies and prizes are awarded in each of the four weight divisions. The overall winner re ceives the grand prize. A $15 fee will allow interested individuals to regis ter a dog online at doggiederby.com ONGOING The Maitland Public Library has brought back LEGOS Engineers which will be from 4 to 5 p.m. every Monday from March 4 through Aug. 5. There will be rst level and sec ond level classes for grades 3 and higher. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com

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Page 13 Chapel as a program opener on A Path to Healing A Path to Healing A Path to Healing Healthy Grieving: Nourishing a Broken Heart Saturday, March 9, 2013 2:30 4:30 pm Westchester Assisted Living Lenore S. Hodges PhD, RD, CSO, LD Outpatient Dietitian, MD Anderson Cancer Center Director, NutritionSense Co FREE and open to the community Healthy Grieving: Nourishing a Broken Heart Path to Healing Reservations are not required but are suggested Call 407 514 1300 to reserve your spot George Carroll, M.D., has over 20 years experience in sexual medicine, and is actively involved in the following: Most men can resume a normal sex life without surgery. 407-894-9959 OrlandoSexualMedicine.com Bach festival offers banquet of Mozart treats with all the trimmings LOUIS RONEY Observer Staff nent at the end of after hitting a shot the history of golf is reiterated so to go along with the golf lessons. The program has helped me and wellness habits into its pro gramming. The nine healthy habits pro The First Tee of Central Florida. The most gratifying thing is GOLF | Kids also learn health, wellness C ONTINUED FROM PAGE 11 We dont want to turn away any kid who wants to learn.

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Page 14 Running and walking is a great way to enjoy our beautiful surroundings, reach a goal and support community causes. The fitness enthusiasts at Zimmerman, Kiser & Sutcliffe, P.A., invite you to run or walk this extraordinary event that supports continuing education!March 23, 2013Park Avenue, Winter Park7 a.m. 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk 7:30 a.m. 10k (6.2 miles) 9:15 a.m. Healthy 100 Kids Run Run to TrackShack.comThe nal race of the 2012-2013 Track Shack Running SeriesBenefiting the Meridian Club of Winter Park Scholarship Fund which awards college scholarships to graduating high school seniors from area schools. 10k participants will receive: Commemorative Tech Tee Souvenir Stemless Wine Glass Free subscription to Florida Running & Triathlon Magazine Take the Track Shack do the 10k & 2mile! 5x8_observer_ad.indd 1 2/8/13 11:55 AM same reason so many others start Center Street. ment. shows. how happy they are for what they PHOTO BY CLYDE MOORE THE OBSERVER Kristin Cooper named her store after her son and her dog. Now Max and Marley lls a void that she said she saw in the area for nice childrens fashions that dont break the bank. Filling a void for quality tiny fashions CLYDE MOORE Observer Staff

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Page 15 K K e e y y s s t t o o O O p p t t i i m m i i z z i i n n g g Y Y o o u u r r S S o o c c i i a a l l S S e e c c u u r r i i t t y y B B e e n n e e f f i i t t s s Understanding when and from where you will receive your income is the foundation to a successful retirement. Are you 62 years of age or older? Would you like to maximize your Social Security benefits? Social Security represents 41% of income for retired Americans Claiming Social Security at the wrong age can reduce your benefit by 57% and cost you thousands of dollars Learn how to increase your income through the File and Suspend strategy How will working in retirement affect your Social Security Benefits Learn the difference between I hope so money and I know money Are there retirement funding options and alternatives? A SafeHarbor, LLC cordially invites you to a complimentary workshop designed t o prepare you now and have the strategies and tools for a successful retirement. Take control of your retirement! A SafeHarbor will show you strategies to maximize your Social Security Income and fill the income gap. To register for either of these complem entary events call us at 407 644 6646 or register online at www. aSafeHarbor.com Tuesday, March 5th Wednesday, March 6 th 9:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. M M i i m m i i s s C C a a f f e e S S e e m m i i n n o o l l e e C C o o u u n n t t y y C C e e n n t t r r a a l l B B r r a a n n c c h h L L i i b b r r a a r r y y 525 E Altamonte Drive 215 N. Oxford Road Altamonte Springs, FL Casselberry, FL Clyde Moore I LUV Park Avenue Style Erika Spence Business in the Park Spring ushers in art festivals, wine tastings and new biz with 225 nationally and internationally renowned artists displaying their talent in wpsaf.org off Erika Spence is the senior director of marketing and communications at the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce. Visit WinterPark.org for more information. and others spend millions of dollars en differentiated by the personality of the stores within. Strong messaging is a big part of win Clyde Moore operates local sites ILUVWinterPark. com and ILUVParkAve.com, and aims to help local businesses promote themselves for free and help save them money, having some fun along the way. Email him at iluvwinterpark@earthlink.net or write to ILuv Winter Park on Facebook or Twitter. Check out his column on WPMObserver.com by navigating to Columnists > Clyde Moore Goin window shopping

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Page 16 Opinions ning to my time here. Spanish-style home that had not simply a great promoter of it had something to do with after Starting with mowing the property for more than 50 years. Those early days are still somewhere in town in a bar he someone he hired as a bartender has also been with the hotel for more than 30 years. his own family not yet healed. He Clyde Moore operates local sites ILUVWinterPark.com and ILUVParkAve. com, and aims to help local businesses promote themselves for free and help save them money, having some fun along the way. Email him at iluvwinterpark@ earthlink.net or write to ILuv Winter Park on Facebook or Twitter. Check out his column on WPMObserver.com by navigating to Columnists > Clyde Moore We highlight local businesses that are utilizing and selling items made by other locals. Send submissions to iluvwinterpark@earthlink.net Local Luvn Local Polka Dotted Pear Maitland-based Polka Dotted Pear creations are made by local residents Michelle Luttrell and Taryn Galvin. Their colorful designs, from wooden wreaths to door hangers, are customized by color and desired wording, and can be hung for newborns in the hospital, then moved to the front door or nursery. Their items are carried at Max and Marley off Park Avenue in Winter Park and can be viewed on Facebook. when it rains. tors when determining how best egories is also important. From a lio with the proper asset mix. job explaining them (read it at Jason Alderman directs Visas nancial education programs. Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter at twitter.com/ PracticalMoney PHOTO BY CLYDE MOORE THE OBSERVER Rick Frazee has grown up with the Mount Vernon Inn as it was built and since ourished in Winter Park. His parents nearly bought a dairy farm before going into the hotel business. With retirement investments, diversifying is key JASON ALDERMAN Guest Writer Clyde Moore I LUV Winter Park A welcoming legacy

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Page 17 Chris Jepson Perspectives The Cosmopolitan Texan not an oxymoron A bag of trufes A good man can make you feel sexy, strong and able to take on the world Oh, sorry thats vodka Vodka does that. was his sartorial habit. He wore threeseen things. He appears to be the type of together before her death. said in passing that at one point in his Jepson is a 24-year resident of Florida. Hes scally conservative, socially liberal, likes art and embraces diversity of opinion. Reach him at Jepson@MEDIAmerica.US Dear Editor, ments. Don Thompson Winter Park with my sights already determinedly set are a time when a person either stands now seeing it in my standing on the foot About Roney: HarvardDistinguished Prof, Em.UCF 2004 Fla. Alliance for the Arts award (Assisted by beautiful wife Joy Roney) Louis Roney Play On! Letters to the editor It is always disarmingly sad for me to see kids throwing away their teen years as though they were times of little value. The teen years are a time when a person either stands still or begins to climb the stairway to the stars. HAVE AN OPINION? We want to hear it! Send your thoughts (400 words or less) to Managing Editor Isaac Babcock at ibabcock@turnstilemediagroup.com EDITORIAL CARTOON King Features Weekly ServiceFebruary 25, 2013

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Page 32 Josh Garrick Culture worthy of your calendar Knowles Memorial Chapel in the heart of beautiful downtown Winter ParkAT ROLLINS COLLEGE SINCE 1935JOHN V. SINCLAIR ARTISTIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR FINAL WEEKEND rfnftbnnftnFeaturing the Bach Festival Choir, Orchestra, and visiting soloists: soprano Mary Wilson, mezzo soprano Margaret Lattimore, tenor Robert Bracey, and bass Chad Sloan 78TH ANNUAL BACH FESTIVAL bbnfftft The Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation The Galloway Foundation Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs Purchase tickets at the Arena Box Ofce, by calling 800-745-3000, at any Ticketmaster Outlet or online at Ticketmaster.comGroups of 10 or more save up to $8 per ticket. Order group tickets by calling 407-823-6062 Sun., Mar. 10 2:00pm This week at Enzian1300 SOUTH ORLANDO AVE MAITLAND, FL 407-629-0054 WWW.ENZIAN.ORG @EnzianTheater Academy Award Winner! Best Foreign Language Film AMOUR Fri & Sat 3:15, 6:30, 9:30 Sun 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 Mon-Thur 6:30, 9:30 Enzians Makeover All donors of $250 or more will be recognized on a beautiful commemorative plaque that will be displayed permanently at Enzian. Visit Enzian.org to Donate Today. Wednesday Night Pitcher Show WAITING FOR GUFFMAN 8pm FREE! Hooray for Florida beaches! all in Florida al of the top reasons in the world Through March 10 Two more weeks to get Wicked shows of all time has landed its before Doro thy really all that good. This show Now through March 11 The Breakthrough Theatres Bad Seed killed the boy? kill again? Find Now through March 17 Godspell goes downtown information. Feb. 28 Midtown Men in Daytona one of the biggest hits of all-time. enjoy singing together and shar March 1 FAVO holds a Bunny Auction nities to exhibit and sell their March 2 Russian National Ballet Theatres Romeo and Juliet stories lends itself to a re-telling March 7 to April 6 Florida premiere of musical comedy Josh Garrick is a writer, photographer, educator, and ne art curator. He is a member of the Curatorial Council for the Museum of Florida Art. Garrick can be reached at joshgarrick9@gmail.com or 407-522-3906.



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Page 4 Business Briefs Community Bulletin FORUM | CONTINUED FROM FRONT PAGE in the future. said. Tyler Kirby was recently elected as a member of the Orlando Repertory The atre Board of Directors Kirby will play a critical role in providing advocacy and resources to the board on governance issues. Kirby is currently a principal at Baker Barrios Architects. First Watch has announced plans to debut in Winter Park in the summer of 2013. The restaurant will employ approximately 25 people. The new 3,800-square-foot restaurant, located at 2295 Aloma Ave. in the Aloma Shopping Center, will hold an interior space formerly occupied by Blockbuster Video in the Publix Super Markets-anchored shopping center. Cuhaci & Peterson Architects Engi neers Planners, based in Orlandos Baldwin Park, did the design work for a new Gordon Food Services facility on Highway 92 in Daytona Beach. Lonnie Peterson, chairman at Cuhaci & Peter son, said construction of the facility is now under way. Ashton Woods Homes has been named the Most Trusted Builder in America according to the new Lifestory Research Most Trusted Builders in America study. The national research study included more than 21,500 new-home shoppers and 133 homebuilder brands in the top 27 housing markets in the United States. Three new businesses recently became clients of the University of Central Florida Business Incubator at the Daytona Beach International Airport. The companies Abraham Rosa Season ings, AquaSolve and the First Response Disaster Team bring the total number of businesses at the site to 13, accord ing to Connie Bernal, the site manager. Maitland welcomes back Tim Davenport, president of 4U-Insurance, a fullservice property and casualty agency. Davenport is an industry veteran with more than 22 years of extensive experi ence. The Navy is awarding several contracts that will give this area a huge economic boost and new jobs, according to a brief ing U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson has received from Navy Secretary Ray Mabus ofce. Four contracts worth up to $307 million could mean many more jobs, largely in Orlandos growing simulation industry. Cubic Simulation received a contract worth up to $298 million.Cheer championsThe Winter Park High School cheer leading team won the state championship for the third time in four years in the Class 2A Large Varsity division, and placed third in the nation at the championships at Walt Disney World. Singing starsFlorida district winners of the Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions Betsy Diaz, Leigh W. Tomlinson and Maria Leticia Hernandez went to Atlanta to com pete in the regional competition on Feb. 3. Big grantsThe Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently donated grants to 10 local charities, including Childrens Home Society of Florida and HOPE Helps. New collegeAnthem Education Group (AEG) recently opened its rst-ever FCC-Anthem College campus, combining the Florida Career College brand name with the An them Education Group brand, which FCC acquired last year. The new campus is located at 989 N. Semoran Blvd. in Orlando. It is the 13th campus in Florida and 34th campus nationwide in the AEG family of schools.Panera gives doughPanera Bread and many of its customers raised more than $168,700 to help Sec ond Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. On Jan. 31, Panera executives presented Second Harvest with a check for the full amount raised by the campaign. Tech school expandsMedtech Institute in Orlando is ex panding. The campus, which had been educating and training nursing students, has expanded its health care career of ferings to include Medical Assisting and Medical Billing and Coding. Its all part of Medtechs plan to grow the campus and the programs it provides. Health insurance for kidsThe Florida Department of Health in Or ange County announces an affordable insurance option to help children of families without health insurance. Florida KidCare is Floridas child health insurance program for kids through age 18 who do not have insurance. For more informa tion or a KidCare application, call toll-free 1-888-540-5437 (KIDS) or visit the Florida KidCare website at oridakidcare.orgDedicate a brickThe city of Winter Park is proud to honor the legacy of one of the worlds most in uential civil rights leaders, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Residents and visitors are encouraged to unite in this tribute by purchasing and personalizing one or more bricks to become part of the monument at the entrance to the newly dedicated Martin Luther King Jr. Park lo cated at 1050 W. Morse Blvd. Remember or acknowledge loved ones in the spirit of opportunity, diversity and equality the values that Dr. King stood for and trea sured. For more information regarding this project, please call 407-599-3334.Top studentWorcester Polytechnic Institute has announced that John Papa of Winter Park, a freshman majoring in robotics engineer ing, was named to the universitys Deans List for academic excellence for the fall 2012 semester.I-4 Ultimate moves aheadGov. Rick Scott and the Florida Legisla ture have given the Florida Department of Transportation approval to go forward with the procurement process for the I-4 Ultimate Project in Central Florida as a public-private partnership. FDOT will host an I-4 Ultimate Project Industry Forum in Orlando on March 4. The purpose of the forum is to get private sector feedback on the departments $2.1 billion P3 project to replace the aging infrastructure of I-4, which was originally built in the 1960s. NorovirusThe Centers for Disease Control is re porting the Norovirus outbreak in 47 out of 50 states. 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Page 7 HUGH F. MCKEAN PUBLIC L ECTURE The Morse Museum, in association with Rollins College, is pleased to present a public lecture by New York gallery owner and Antiques Roadshow appraiser Arlie Sulka. Thursday, March 7, 2013 7:30 p.m. John M. Tiedtke Concert Hall Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida Admission is free. Reception immediately following the lecture. Parking available in the SunTrust Parking Garage off of Park Avenue (accessed via Lyman or Comstock). For more information, call (407) 645-5311 or visit www.morsemuseum.org. Appreciating Tiffanyas Tiffany Values Appreciate Arlie Sulkathe owner and managing director of the renowned New York gallery Lillian Nassau LLC and a long-time appraiser for Antiques Roadshow has seen a growing interest among collectors for the work of Louis Comfort Tiffany over 35 years. In her talk, Sulka will compare the value of objects from when Tiffany Studios rst offered them for sale to current values and describe how great Tiffany collections are being formed today. Presented by: Supported by: Join the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce as we host our monthly breakfast program: Winter Park Crew: One of Winter Parks Best Kept Secrets! Featuring President Winter Park Crew Boosters Board Hear from the organizations president on the impressive accomplishments this group has achieved. Friday, March 8, 2013 7:45 a.m. Networking/ 8:15 a.m. Program WINTER PARK WELCOME CENTER 151 W. Lyman Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789 A complimentary continental breakfast will be served. The event is free and open to the public. For information, call the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce at (407) 644-8281 or visit www.winterpark.org. Winter Park City TalkBY RANDY KNIGHT CITY MANAGER City Commission meeting highlights There was a City Commission meeting held Feb. 25 at 3:30 p.m. in City Hall Commission Cham bers. Below are a few highlights from that meeting:Mayors Report Consent Agenda Action Items Requiring Discussion Public Hearings poration: nation of single family residential to low-density residential on the A little over a week left to submit parking survey date the demand for downtown town: St. Patricks Day Parade and wear some green to enjoy the Central Florida. The parade will with demonstrations by the Tir For more information regard Park Avenue closed for St. Patricks Day Parade ing. Fifth annual Bike From Park to Park Visit the citys ofcial website at cityofwinterpark.org, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on Vimeo. Train ONLINE for Allied Health and Medical Management. Job placement assistance. Computer available. MEDICAL CAREERS BEGIN HERECall 888-203-3179www.CenturaOnline.com

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Page 8 ter Tree Climbing Championship resent the Florida Chapter later The that sees and Sid stranded This This ly shopping and strolling oppor and neighbors is The Friends of First another as neighbors. For those City Council Meeting of Feb. 25, 2013 on Feb. 25 at 6:30 p.m. in the City T H A N K Y O U T H A N K Y O U T H A N K Y O U The businesses, organizations and individuals below have chosen to support your local Chamber of Commerce again in 2013 by renewing their membership. Please join us in thanking them for their investment in our community the next time you shop, dine, or call on their place of business. For more information about the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, our members, or upcoming events, visit us at the Winter Park Welcome Center, call (407) 644-8281 or log on to www.winterpark.org. A N N U A L S U P P O R T E R S Azure Winter Park Baterbys Art Auction Gallery Jacquelyn Bletzacker CCH Marketing & Events Centra Care Children's Home Society of Florida City National Bank Cocina 214 Crispers Everglades University Ferrell & Kelly, CPAs First Southern Bank Friends of Casa Feliz, Inc. Gourmet Cuisine at Rollins College Hospice of the Comforter Hylant Group iCraveCatering.com iLashWorks John & Shirley's Catering John Hancock Financial Network Kendall & Kendall Craig Ludin Orlando Family Magazine Peterbrooke Chocolatier Prato Rosey Wray's Roost Sweet Traditions Bakery & Cafe The Ancient Olive The Avenue Network, Inc. The Doggie Door/ Unleashed The Spice and Tea Exchange Through the Looking Glass Truffles Grill WUCF 89.9 FM 5 + Y E A R S Dean Cannon Center for Independent Living Blair J. Culpepper Dorothea M. Fox, CPA Eileen Fisher Grafton Wealth Management Great American Land Management Hannibal Square Association, Inc. Hannibal Square Heritage Center Latham, Shuker, Eden & Beaudine, LLP Luma on Park Matthew Roberts, Inc. Mears Transportation Group PNC Wealth Management S & W Kitchens, Inc. Savannah Court & Savannah Cove Maitland Simmons Jewelers Ten Thousand Villages The Winter Park Playhouse Tolla's Italian Deli & Cafe Track Shack of Orlando Vestal & Wiler, CPAs Winter Park Concours, LLC 1 0 + Y E A R S Commercial Business Finance Fiddler's Green Irish Pub Massey Communications Mary Rumberger 1 5 + Y E A R S Christian Science Reading Room Follett Bookstore at Rollins College Full Sail University Maid To Clean Moore Stephens Lovelace, P.A. Orange County Supervisor of Elections Orlando Sentinel Communications Panera Bread Aloma Avenue Panera Bread Park Avenue Pannullo's Italian Restaurant Paychex Shoooz On Park Avenue 2 0 + Y E A R S Bebe's Park Maitland School Timothy's Gallery Winter Park/ Maitland Observer 2 5 + Y E A R S Park Plaza Gardens Regions Bank Winter Park Towers 3 0 + Y E A R S Reynolds & Co. Jewelers The Keewin Real Property Company Walt Disney World Resort 3 5 + Y E A R S Florida Distributing Company Morse Museum of American Art The Volvo Store 5 0 + Y E A R S Rollins College Winter Park Land Company 9 0 + Y E A R S CenturyLink Chamber Trustees Park Avenue Merchants Association members Find I LUV Winter Park merchandise and local art at ILUVParkAvenue.com407-539-3977 KEEP UP WITH MAITLAND NEWS AND EVENTS!www.IndependenceLane.com Facebook.com/ItsMyMaitland Maitland City TalkBY HOWARD SCHIEFERDECKER MAYOR City events

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See our full Calendar of Events at OneSeniorPlace.com407.949.6733715 Douglas Avenue Altamonte Springs, FL 32714M-F 8:30am 5pmFRIDAY, MARCH 1 Appraisal Fair 9:30am 11:30am Hosted by Creating Divine Order RSVP 407-949-6733 Womens Inspirational Hour 12noon 1pm Hosted by Cindy Price RSVP 407-949-6732 Memory Screenings 2pm 4pm Hosted by Arden Courts Memory Care Community By Appointment Only 407-949-6733 MONDAY, MARCH 4 Every Monday 10am 1pm Senor Club Sponsored by Family Physicians Group March 4 Bingo March 11 Computer Club March 18 Movie Day March 25 Casino Day TUESDAY, MARCH 5 Crime Prevention Through Environmental Designs 2pm 3:30pm Hosted by VITAS Innovative Hospice Care Services RSVP 407-949-6727 WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6 Why do hearing aids cost so much? 3pm 4:30pm (and 13, 20, 27) Presented by Harmony Hearing Centers of America RSVP 407-545-4098 THURSDAY, MARCH 7 The Real Estate Specialists are IN 9am 3pm (& Mar 14, 21, 28) Presented by Exit Real Estate Results Medicare Educational Workshop 10:30am 12noon Presented by Medicare Plan Options RSVP 407-949-6723 Zumba Gold Exercise Class 11:30am 12:30pm By Orlando Family Physicians FRIDAY, MARCH 8 Senior Appreciation Day 11am 12noon Hosted by Orlando Family Physicians Group RSVP 407-477-5555Calendar of Events March 2013 FEB. 28Winter Park Towers, located at 1111 S. Lakemont Ave., presents its Third Annual Chili Cook-Off Thursday, Feb. 28, at noon to celebrate National Chili Day. The Chili Cook-Off, which will take place in the Stover Center off the Main Lobby, is open to both staff and residents, and it allows everyone an equal opportunity to show off their culinary skills. Previous winners have included both staff and residents. Contact Camri McCormick at 407-6474083 or cmccormick@wservices.org for more information on this event. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce will host Business After Hours at HMS Certied Public Accountants, located at 457 Lake Howell Road in Maitland, on Thursday, Feb. 28, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Those who attend can network and so cialize with local business professionals in the area while enjoying hors doeuvres and refreshments. Visit winterpark.org for more information. Jackie Brito, assistant dean at the Crum mer Graduate School of Business at Roll ins College, will speak Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7 p.m. as part of the Boys & Girls Club of Eatonvilles Keepin It Real series. This program is aimed at bringing local African American business people in from the community to share one or two positive habits with the kids in the Club. There is usually a group of 60 people at the event, and afterwards food is provided. Call 407599-3771 for more information on this event. MARCH 1The Baldwin Park Merchants Association presents the First Friday Charity Festival and Art Stroll Friday, March 1, along New Broad Street in Baldwin Park from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. More than 40 local art ists will display their works while guests shop, stroll and sip through the heart of downtown Baldwin Park. Visit facebook. com/baldwinparkrstfridayfestival for more information.MARCH 2UCPs 20th Anniversary Gala presented by Republic National Distributing Company, will take place Saturday, March 2, from 5:30 to 10 p.m. at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel & Spa, located at 1900 E. Buena Vista Drive in Lake Buena Vista. The gala, which benets UCP support, education and therapy programs, gener ates valuable dollars that help thousands of children each year. Call 407-856-4827 or visit ucpc.org for more information on the gala. MARCH 4Winter Park Executive Women will hold an event titled Intellectual Engagement Monday, March 4, at the Winter Park Welcome Center, located at 151 W. Lyman Ave. Dr. Gail Sinclair, executive di rector at the Winter Park Institute, will be the featured guest. Registration will begin at 11:30 a.m., followed by the program at noon. Register by March 1 at noon. Con tact Megan Lanier at 407-644-8281 for more information on this event. MARCH 7The Jewish Academy of Orlando, located at 851 N. Maitland Ave. in Maitland, pres ents a Texas Hold em Poker Tourna ment Thursday, March 7. Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by poker play at 7 p.m. This event will feature poker and casino games, as well as great games, dinner and cocktails. The suggested do nations are $110 for Texas Hold em and $35 for casino games. Call 407-647-0713 for more information on this event, or reg ister online at jewishacademyorlando.org Jewish Family Services will host its third annual Glow & Golf event Thursday, March 7, at 6 p.m. at the historic Winter Park Country Club, located at 761 Old England Ave. The course makes its way through beautiful downtown Winter Park and provides a challenge to even the most experienced golfer. Call 407-331-0076 for more information. MARCH 8The Art & History Museums Maitland (A&H) continues its popular social event for art lovers, Culture & Cocktails, on Fri day, March 8, from 6 to 9 p.m. The event will take place in A&Hs Germaine Marvel Building, located at 210 W. Packwood Ave. This month, artist Gianelle Gelpi is featured in an exhibition that includes a spectrum of her most recent paintings, with large and small brightly rendered acrylic paintings and a sample of her mother-daughter collaborative works. The event will also include music by Jayo. Guests are also invited to view two exhibi tions in the A&Hs Main Galleries: James Caseys Equine Sculpture and Anna Tomczaks Animalia. Visit ArtandHistory.org or call 407-539-2181 for more information. Good Morning Winter Park, a monthly meeting that includes Chamber mem bers, residents and community leaders, will take place Friday, March 8, at the Winter Park Welcome Center, located at 151 W. Lyman Ave. Registration for this event begins at 7:45 a.m., followed by the program at 8:15 a.m. Visit winterpark.org for more information. Visit www.wpmobserver.com/ events/search for more details. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com MARCH 3: St. Patricks Day Parade The city of Winter Park and the St. Patricks Day Parade Committee present the 34th annual Winter Park St. Patricks Day Parade Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m. in downtown Winter Park. Attendees are encouraged to bring family and friends, and to wear green to the event. Visit cityofwinterpark.org for more information on this event.

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Page 11 Three teens at a time the green at the Winter the wings behind them with their fairways and greens. When a pair -PHOTOS BY SARAH WILSON THE OBSERVERABOVE: Thomas Lawrence shows kids the perfect swing at a First Tee golf clinic at Winter Park Country Club. Please see GOLF on page 13Swingingfor success STEVEN BARNHART Observer Staff MARCH 1The Central Florida African Violet Society presents its annual judged show and sale at the Beardall Se nior Center, located at 800 Delaney Ave. in Orlando, on Friday, March 1, from noon to 4 p.m. and Saturday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a fun, family event, which will in clude a display of African violets and Gesneriads. There will be a rafe and growing information at the event, as well as a large room of African vio lets and Gesneriads for sale. Admis sion is free. Call 407-246-2637 for more information.MARCH 2The sixth annual Junior League of Greater Orlandos Kids in the Kitch en Fit-n-Fun Fest will take place Saturday, March 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at South Central Park in Win ter Park. The free event will feature more than 40 exhibitors, free give aways, music, games, an obstacle course, bounce houses, face paint ing, healthy snack suggestions and much more. There also will be 25 health related vendors at the event. Call 407-422-5918 or visit jlgo.org for more information. The Orlando Science Center will partner with National Geographic Cinema Ventures Saturday, March 2, to re-brand their newly-renovated Digital Adventure Theater as the Digital Adventure Theater, Presented by National Geographic. The partnership will launch with the premiere of Meerkats 3D. With this branding partnership, the Sci ence Center will gain special access to one of the worlds largest giantscreen lm libraries that includes award-winning lms in 2D and 3D digital formats. Call 407-514-2000 or visit osc.org for more information.MARCH 3On Sunday, March 3, Elaine Person teaches poetry from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Maitland Public Library, located at 501 S. Maitland Ave. The city of Winter Park and the St. Patricks Day Parade Committee present the 34th annual Winter Park St. Patricks Day Parade Sunday, March 3, at 2 p.m. in downtown Winter Park. Attendees are encour aged to bring family and friends, and to wear green to the event. Parts of Park Avenue will be closed for much of the day, so park accordingly. Visit cityofwinterpark.org for more infor mation.MARCH 9The sixth Annual Doggie Derby will bring the community together to celebrate mans best friend, while helping kids and families, on Sat urday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Corrine Commons in Bald win Park, located at 1913 Meeting Place. Canines compete with dogs of similar sizes in a single-elimination, 25-yard sprint race. Champions are declared and trophies and prizes are awarded in each of the four weight divisions. The overall winner re ceives the grand prize. A $15 fee will allow interested individuals to regis ter a dog online at doggiederby.comONGOINGThe Maitland Public Library has brought back LEGOS Engineers, which will be from 4 to 5 p.m. every Monday from March 4 through Aug. 5. There will be rst level and second level classes for grades 3 and higher. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com

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Page 13 Chapel as a program opener on ( ( ( ( A Path to Healing A Path to Healing A Path to Healing Healthy Grieving: Nourishing a Broken Heart Saturday, March 9, 2013 2:30 4:30 pm Westchester Assisted Living Lenore S. Hodges PhD, RD, CSO, LD Outpatient Dietitian, MD Anderson Cancer Center Director, NutritionSense Co FREE and open to the community Healthy Grieving: Nourishing a Broken Heart Path to Healing Reservations are not required but are suggested Call 407514 1300 to reserve your spot George Carroll, M.D., has over 20 years experience in sexual medicine, and is actively involved in the following: Most men can resume a normal sex life without surgery. 407-894-9959 OrlandoSexualMedicine.com Bach festival offers banquet of Mozart treats with all the trimmings ( LOUIS RONEY Observer Staff nent at the end of after hitting a shot the history of golf is reiterated so to go along with the golf lessons. The program has helped me and wellness habits into its pro gramming. The nine healthy habits pro The First Tee of Central Florida. The most gratifying thing is GOLF | Kids also learn health, wellness CONTINUED FROM PAGE 11We dont want to turn away any kid who wants to learn.

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Page 14 Running and walking is a great way to enjoy our beautiful surroundings, reach a goal and support community causes. The fitness enthusiasts at Zimmerman, Kiser & Sutcliffe, P.A., invite you to run or walk this extraordinary event that supports continuing education!March 23, 2013Park Avenue, Winter Park7 a.m. 2 Mile Fun Run/Walk 7:30 a.m. 10k (6.2 miles) 9:15 a.m. Healthy 100 Kids Run Run to TrackShack.comThe nal race of the 2012-2013 Track Shack Running SeriesBenefiting the Meridian Club of Winter Park Scholarship Fund which awards college scholarships to graduating high school seniors from area schools. 10k participants will receive: Commemorative Tech Tee Souvenir Stemless Wine Glass Free subscription to Florida Running & Triathlon Magazine Take the Track Shack do the 10k & 2mile! 5x8_observer_ad.indd 1 2/8/13 11:55 AM same reason so many others start Center Street. ment. shows. how happy they are for what they PHOTO BY CLYDE MOORE THE OBSERVERKristin Cooper named her store after her son and her dog. Now Max and Marley lls a void that she said she saw in the area for nice childrens fashions that dont break the bank. Filling a void for quality tiny fashionsCLYDE MOORE Observer Staff

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Page 15 K K e e y y s s t t o o O O p p t t i i m m i i z z i i n n g g Y Y o o u u r r S S o o c c i i a a l l S S e e c c u u r r i i t t y y B B e e n n e e f f i i t t s s Understanding when and from where you will receive your income is the foundation to a successful retirement. Are you 62 years of age or older? Would you like to maximize your Social Security benefits? Social Security represents 41% of income for retired Americans Claiming Social Security at the wrong age can reduce your benefit by 57% and cost you thousands of dollars Learn how to increase your income through the File and Suspend strategy How will working in retirement affect your Social Security Benefits Learn the difference between I hope so money and I know money Are there retirement funding options and alternatives? A SafeHarbor, LLC cordially invites you to a complimentary workshop designed t o prepare you now and have the strategies and tools for a successful retirement. Take control of your retirement! A SafeHarbor will show you strategies to maximize your Social Security Income and fill the income gap. To register for either of these complem entary events call us at 407 644 6646 or register online at www. aSafeHarbor.com Tuesday, March 5th Wednesday, March 6 th 9:00 a.m. 2:00 p.m. M M i i m m i i s s C C a a f f e e S S e e m m i i n n o o l l e e C C o o u u n n t t y y C C e e n n t t r r a a l l B B r r a a n n c c h h L L i i b b r r a a r r y y 525 E Altamonte Drive 215 N. Oxford Road Altamonte Springs, FL Casselberry, FL Clyde Moore I LUV Park Avenue StyleErika Spence Business in the ParkSpring ushers in art festivals, wine tastings and new biz with 225 nationally and internationally renowned artists displaying their talent in wpsaf.org off Erika Spence is the senior director of marketing and communications at the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce. Visit WinterPark.org for more information. and others spend millions of dollars en differentiated by the personality of the stores within. Strong messaging is a big part of win Clyde Moore operates local sites ILUVWinterPark. com and ILUVParkAve.com, and aims to help local businesses promote themselves for free and help save them money, having some fun along the way. Email him at iluvwinterpark@earthlink.net or write to ILuv Winter Park on Facebook or Twitter. Check out his column on WPMObserver.com by navigating to Columnists > Clyde MooreGoin window shopping

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Page 16 Opinions ning to my time here. Spanish-style home that had not simply a great promoter of it had something to do with after Starting with mowing the property for more than 50 years. Those early days are still somewhere in town in a bar he someone he hired as a bartender has also been with the hotel for more than 30 years. his own family not yet healed. He Clyde Moore operates local sites ILUVWinterPark.com and ILUVParkAve. com, and aims to help local businesses promote themselves for free and help save them money, having some fun along the way. Email him at iluvwinterpark@ earthlink.net or write to ILuv Winter Park on Facebook or Twitter. Check out his column on WPMObserver.com by navigating to Columnists > Clyde Moore We highlight local businesses that are utilizing and selling items made by other locals. Send submissions to iluvwinterpark@earthlink.net Local Luvn Local Polka Dotted Pear Maitland-based Polka Dotted Pear creations are made by local residents Michelle Luttrell and Taryn Galvin. Their colorful designs, from wooden wreaths to door hangers, are customized by color and desired wording, and can be hung for newborns in the hospital, then moved to the front door or nursery. Their items are carried at Max and Marley off Park Avenue in Winter Park and can be viewed on Facebook. when it rains. tors when determining how best egories is also important. From a lio with the proper asset mix. job explaining them (read it at Jason Alderman directs Visas nancial education programs. Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter at twitter.com/ PracticalMoneyPHOTO BY CLYDE MOORE THE OBSERVERRick Frazee has grown up with the Mount Vernon Inn as it was built and since ourished in Winter Park. His parents nearly bought a dairy farm before going into the hotel business. With retirement investments, diversifying is keyJASON ALDERMAN Guest WriterClyde Moore I LUV Winter Park A welcoming legacy

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Page 17 Chris Jepson PerspectivesThe Cosmopolitan Texan not an oxymoron A bag of trufesA good man can make you feel sexy, strong and able to take on the world Oh, sorry thats vodka Vodka does that. was his sartorial habit. He wore three seen things. He appears to be the type of together before her death. said in passing that at one point in his Jepson is a 24-year resident of Florida. Hes scally conservative, socially liberal, likes art and embraces diversity of opinion. Reach him at Jepson@MEDIAmerica.USDear Editor, ments. Don Thompson Winter Park ( ( with my sights already determinedly set are a time when a person either stands now seeing it in my standing on the foot ( About Roney: HarvardDistinguished Prof, Em.UCF 2004 Fla. Alliance for the Arts award (Assisted by beautiful wife Joy Roney)Louis Roney Play On!Letters to the editor It is always disarmingly sad for me to see kids throwing away their teen years as though they were times of little value. The teen years are a time when a person either stands still or begins to climb the stairway to the stars. HAVE AN OPINION?We want to hear it!Send your thoughts (400 words or less) to Managing Editor Isaac Babcock at ibabcock@turnstilemediagroup.comEDITORIAL CARTOON King Features Weekly ServiceFebruary 25, 2013

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Page 32 Josh Garrick Culture worthy of your calendar Knowles Memorial Chapel in the heart of beautiful downtown Winter ParkAT ROLLINS COLLEGE SINCE 1935JOHN V. SINCLAIR ARTISTIC DIRECTOR AND CONDUCTOR FINAL WEEKEND rfnftbnnftnFeaturing the Bach Festival Choir, Orchestra, and visiting soloists: soprano Mary Wilson, mezzo soprano Margaret Lattimore, tenor Robert Bracey, and bass Chad Sloan 78TH ANNUAL BACH FESTIVAL bbnfftft The Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation The Galloway Foundation Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs Purchase tickets at the Arena Box Ofce, by calling 800-745-3000, at any Ticketmaster Outlet or online at Ticketmaster.comGroups of 10 or more save up to $8 per ticket. Order group tickets by calling 407-823-6062 Sun., Mar. 10 2:00pm This week at Enzian1300 SOUTH ORLANDO AVE MAITLAND, FL 407-629-0054 WWW.ENZIAN.ORG @EnzianTheater Academy Award Winner! Best Foreign Language Film AMOUR Fri & Sat 3:15, 6:30, 9:30 Sun 3:30, 6:30, 9:30 Mon-Thur 6:30, 9:30 Enzians Makeover All donors of $250 or more will be recognized on a beautiful commemorative plaque that will be displayed permanently at Enzian. Visit Enzian.org to Donate Today. Wednesday Night Pitcher Show WAITING FOR GUFFMAN 8pm FREE! Hooray for Florida beaches! all in Florida al of the top reasons in the world Through March 10 Two more weeks to get Wicked shows of all time has landed its before Doro thy really all that good. This show Now through March 11 The Breakthrough Theatres Bad Seed killed the boy? kill again? Find Now through March 17 Godspell goes downtown information.Feb. 28 Midtown Men in Daytona one of the biggest hits of all-time. enjoy singing together and shar March 1 FAVO holds a Bunny Auction nities to exhibit and sell their March 2 Russian National Ballet Theatres Romeo and Juliet stories lends itself to a re-telling March 7 to April 6 Florida premiere of musical comedy Josh Garrick is a writer, photographer, educator, and ne art curator. He is a member of the Curatorial Council for the Museum of Florida Art. Garrick can be reached at joshgarrick9@gmail.com or 407-522-3906.