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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: 03-07-2013
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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WPMOBSERVER.COM DASHING WEINER DOGS LIFESTYLES, 8 Are chefs skinnier? LIFESTYLES, 7 Sculpted seniors SENIOR OBSERVER, 12 Ancient tree resurrected SENIOR OBSERVER, 23 COMMUNITY BULLETIN ............ 4 LIFESTYLES .................... 7 CALENDAR .................... 9 SENIOR OBSERVER .............. 12 CULTURE ..................... 26 OPINIONS .................... 27 CLASSIFIEDS .................. 29 CALL US TODAY FOR A COPY OF Your Guide to Social Security Bob@aSafeHarbor.com | ASafeHarbor.com(407) 644-6646 Learn more visit www.ss.vip2site.com When faced with stormy nancial waters, seek... Call us today for your Complimentary Custom Annuity Review!407-644-6646 or visit www.asafeharbor.com for your complimentary brochure. Winter Park Recovery CenterExecutive Drug & Alcohol Treatment Services Suboxone Maintenance For Opioid Abuse Sinclair Method for Alcohol ExtinctionMedically Managed Dual Diagnosis Evidenced Based Protocols2056 Aloma Ave, Suite 100, Winter Park, FL 32792 www.WinterParkRecoveryCenter.com 407-629-0413 Seat 3 Charlan vs. GoffMarcil PHOTO BY SARAH WILSON THE OBSERVER Eat More Produces Troy Gage fears he may have to close his store if he doesnt pre vail in an immigration struggle. The Canadian expatriate has hopes of U.S. citizenship. Eat More Produce owner to sue over immigration dispute SARAH WILSON Observer Staff Candidates make final sales pitches SARAH WILSON Observer Staff MAITLAND ELECTION ELECTION INFO The Maitland municipal election will be held on Tuesday, March 12. The polls located at Maitland City Hall, 1776 Independence Lane, and the First Baptist Church of Maitland, 1950 Mohican Trial will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information about the election, and for a list of all 29 charter amendments up for vote, visit itsmymaitland.com CHARTER AMENDMENTS TO WATCH: City Charter Amendment 10 Drafting following the scandal surround the resignation of former Councilmember Phil Bonus, this amendment, if approved, adds convictions of driving under the inuence, public intoxication, theft or prostitution to offenses that require forfeiture of ofce. City Charter Amendment 11 This amendment, if passed, would establish a code of conduct and listing of penalties if violated that City Council members must abide by during their time in ofce. Please see ELECTION on page 10 Please see IMMIGRATION on page 2 Four-legged friends took over the street for Winter Parks St. Patricks parade March 3. PHOTO BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVER Bark of the Irish

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ADVERTISING RATES: Business Card (3.5 x 2.5) ......... $60 Quarter Page (3.5 x 4.625) ..... $100 Half Page (7.25 x 4.625) ......... $150 Full Page (7.25 x 9.5) .............. $275 Back Cover .................................. $325Space Reservation deadline Mar. 29 Ad Materials deadline Apr. 110% discount given for prepayment (by April 4) All ready-made ad materials to be provided in PDF format, fonts embedded, CMYK format, 300 dpi for 150 line screen output at 100% of size. Summer Camp Summer Fun activities (for kids, teens or even families) Vacation Bible School Exercise/Health Open Houses at schools over the summer Doctors ofces for checkups over the summer: eyes, ears, physicals, speech, therapy, dentist Educational Swimming Tutoring ADDED VALUE: When you buy advertising in the Summer guide, well run an ad in the Back to School section of the newspaper of your choice (Observer or Voice):Summer guide Back to School section Full page ad ...................... 1/2 page ad 1/2 page ad ....................... 1/4 page ad 1/4 page ad ....................... 1/8 page ad Business card ad .............. Business card adEXTRA ADDED VALUE: If you choose to buy a full page ad, well give you an advertorial of 400-500 words that will run in the 10,000 guides being printed.The Summer Fun & Entertainment Guide is perfect for: Business Briefs Community Bulletin RowellAuctions.com A MarkNet Alliance Member AU 479, AB 296 10% Buyers PremiumRowell Auctions, Inc. | 800-323-8388 Bidding Ends March 22nd at 2 p.m. Bidding Ends March 22nd at 2 p.m.Selling Absolute No Minimums, No Reserves! Selling Absolute No Minimums, No Reserves!WOODEN BOATS, VASES, COLLECTOR OUTBOARD MOTORS, WOOD WORKING WORKSHOP EQUIPMENT, WORKS OF ART & FINE COLLECTABLES504 4TH AVE., WELAKA, FL 6,200 SF COMMERCIAL BUILDING688 3RD AVE., WELAKA, FL 2 BR/1 BA HOME ONLINE ESTATEComplete Liquidation of the Welaka Maritime Musuem Welaka, FL Complete Liquidation of the Welaka Maritime Musuem Welaka, FL Trouble parking in Winter Park? You can help the city of Winter Park develop effective parking strategies to accommodate the demand for down town parking by participating in the citys Downtown Parking Survey at cityofwin terpark.org/ParkingSurveys between now and Friday, March 8. Honor rollers Natalie Deen of Winter Park graduated from Columbus State University with a M.M. degree in Music Education following the fall 2012 semester. Ryan Healey of Winter Park has earned placement on the Gonzaga University Presidents List for fall semester. Ansley C. Bos from Winter Park, has been named to the Deans List for the fall se mester at Samford University. Erin Degler of Maitland was named to the Honor List of Oxford College, a division of Emory University, for the fall semester. Allison Perez Ramirez with Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. has been elected to the Board of Directors for Seniors First, a non-prot organization that enhances the quality of life for Cen tral Florida senior citizens in need. The Florida Educational Facilities Plan ners Association (FEFPA) presented C.T. Hsu and Associates with the First Place Award for the design of Edgewater High School at the 2013 Architectural Show case Awards program held recently in Jacksonville at the FEFPA 2013 Winter Conference. NAI Realvest recently negotiated a new lease agreement for 885 square feet of ofce space in Suite 185 at 2200 Lucien Way fronting Interstate 4 in the Maitland Center. Stacy J. Ford has joined Eagan Appel late Law, where she will provide appel late representation in a wide range of civil and commercial matters, litigation support through co-counsel relationships, and contract legal services. Ms. Ford be gan her career as a staff attorney at the Florida Supreme Court, and has focused her practice on appellate law and com plex commercial litigation for more than 10 years. VS Publishing Company (VSPublishing. com) promoted Donna Wolk to president and publisher. For the past three years, Donna was the director of tourism sales for the company, overseeing the tourism sales, marketing and distribution teams. Winston James Development recently negotiated a new lease agreement for 938 square feet at its Aloma Business Center on Aloma Avenue in Winter Park.

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Page 5 Dennis Marshall, Fire Marshal Maitland Fire Rescue Department Maitland City Talk BY HOWARD SCHIEFERDECKER MAYOR Floridas weather seasons and your safety Living in a suburban/urban environment, we must be mindful of how we dispose of such vegetation, and the use of fire as a tool. Fire can get out of hand quickly with dire consequences for more than one property.

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Page 6 March 11 City Commission work session and meeting Mayors Report City Managers Report Non-action items Consent Agenda Public Hearings March 18 City Commission Work Session Last few days to participate in parking survey Bike from Park to Park Playground build a success! Visit the citys ofcial website at cityofwinterpark. org, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on Vimeo. Date: Saturday, March 23, 2013 Location: Downtown Baldwin Park Time: 3:00pm 6:00pm Tickets: $15 in advance with coupon code below $20 at the door $1 for each ticket sold goes to Florida Little Dog RescueTo purchase tickets go to http://bark.eventbrite.com *Use coupon code (paper) for $5 off. For exhibitor booth information call Jan Shay at 407-420-5619.Must be 21 and older to enter. Bring your dog or come aloneand enjoy 10 different samples of unique beer, pet vendors and live music. BEERFEST & YAPPY HOUR Winter Park City Talk BY RANDY KNIGHT CITY MANAGER WPMOBSERVER.COM

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Page 7 Lifestyles Adventure out with Located in the heart of Maitland, Audubon oers educational opportunities for all ages. Please contact the Center to register for the programs below. Email auduboneducation@ yahoo.com or for more information call 407-644-0190 ext. 101. VOLUNTEER FOR CONSERVATIONMARCH 16, 10AMPM Volunteer Event, Rain Barrel WorkshopJoin Audubon to learn about the importance of water conservation and how to maximize the re-distribution of water to your yard. Volunteers will make rain barrels to take home. CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH A LAKESHORE CLEAN UPAPRIL 21, 2013PMVolunteers are needed to join Eco-Action and Audubon to clean up Lake Sybelia via foot and canoe. SPECIAL EVENTS SAVE THE DATEAUDUBONS BABY OWL SHOWERMAY 11, 2013 10AMPM Admission to the Center that day is free if you bring a baby gi that is used in caring for these young birds. Visit our website to download the ocial wish list. RAPTOR CAMP! 2 SESSIONS: JUNE 10 & JUNE 17, 2013http://.audubon.org ARCHIVE PHOTO BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVER Restaurant employees are among some of the skinniest workers in a new study by a UCF researcher. Food service workers surprisingly thin BRITTNI JOHNSON Observer Staff Read Pizams and other articles about the hospitality industry in the International Journal of Hospitality Management at tinyurl.com/foodservicestudy G O L D B E R G E R O t h e r w e e k e n d e v e n t s i n c l u d e : p a u l G O L D B E R G E R Why Architecture Matters A P R I L 5 7 2 0 1 3 T h e F r i e n d s o f C a s a F e l i z P r e s e n t

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Page 8 Its TAX time. Appointments Available 7 Days a Week!Tax Form Processing LLC4070 Aloma Ave., Suite 1010 Winter Park, FL 32792Tel: (407) 657-6336www.TaxFormProcessing.com Proudly Serving the Orlando Area for 18 years! Scan QR Code 40$ 00OffTax PreparationMust present this coupon at time service is provided. Offer valid for one-time use. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Expires April 15, 2013Code: WPMO13 866-314-3769AIRLINES ARE HIRING ARCHIVE PHOTOS BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVER Weiner dog Riley, top, races to the nish at last years annual Doggie Derby, which takes dogs of all speeds and skill levels and pits them against each other in four-legged drag races. Please see DERBY on page 10 Doggie Derby does good SARAH WILSON Observer Staff The sixth annual Doggie Derby will be held on Corrine Commons beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 9. To learn more about the event, and sign your dog up for the races, visit DoggieDerby. com For more information about the Stock the Pantry program, which works to feed hungry kids during school breaks, and how you can get involved, visit brightsideevents.org/ stock-the-pantry-program MARCH 7 Jewish Family Services will host its third annual Glow & Golf event on 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 beau tiful downtown Winter Park and pro vides a challenge to even the most ex perienced golfer. Call 407-331-0076 for more information. The Trinity Prep Players present Bus Stop, written by William Inge and di rected by Donna Walker, on Thursday, March 7, through Sunday, March 10, at 5700 Trinity Prep Lane in Winter Park. All shows cost $5. Visit trinity prep.org for information on show times. MARCH 9 The sixth Annual Doggie Derby will bring the community together to cel ebrate mans best friend, while help ing kids and families, on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Corrine Commons in Baldwin Park, located at 1913 Meeting Place in Or lando. Canines compete with dogs of similar sizes in a single-elimination, 25-yard sprint races for prizes and treats. A $15 fee will allow interested individuals to register a dog online at doggiederby.com The Smile Mile in Baldwin Park is at 8 a.m. on March 9 with different races for ages 5-11 at Blue Jacket Park, 2501 General Reese Ave. in Orlando. Proceeds benet the Track Shack Foundation. Call 407-896-1160 or visit trackshack.com for more infor mation. MARCH 10 The city of Winter Park will proudly host the Orlando Philharmonic Or chestra as they present Spring Pops All That Jazz, Sunday, March 10, at 7 p.m., in charming Central Park in downtown Winter Park. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy an evening of heart-warming music un der the stars. MARCH 16 Maitland Community Preschools an nual Touch-A-Truck will return from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 16 at 1300 W. Maitland Blvd. in Maitland. Cost is $5 per child or $20 max per family. Children younger than two are free. Visit orangewood.org/touchatruck for more information. ONGOING The Orlando Ballet School will intro duce a new inspiring dance pro gram called Adaptive Dance, which is designed to foster a love of dance and creative expression in children with Down syndrome. It was originally de veloped by the Boston Ballet in 2002. The pilot program will begin on April 6 at the Orlando Ballet South location, and will be offered at no cost to stu dents. In the fall of 2013, the ofcial launch will take place at the Orlando Ballet Central Location on Orange Av enue. For more information contact cece@dragonypartners.com Maitland Public Library events: Preschool Stories are every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The Scenic Maitland Walk takes place every Thursday at 6:30 a.m. Baby Time is every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The library has also brought back LEGOS Engineers which will be from 4 to 5 p.m. every Monday from March 4 to Aug. 5. There will be rst level and second level classes for grades 3 and up.

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Page 9 MARCH 7 The Maitland Chamber will sponsor a Success Leads Luncheon on Thursday, March 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bahama Breeze in Altamonte Springs, located at 499 E. Altamonte Drive. Visit maitlandchamber.com for more informa tion on this event. 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 MARCH 8 The Art and 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. Visit ArtandHistory.org or call 407-5392181 for more information on this event. 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. As part of Art & History Museums-Mai tland (A&H) Artist-in-Action Whitney Broadaways works will be exhibited in the lobby of the Maitland Civic Center, lo cated at 641 S. Maitland Ave., from March 8 through June 1. An opening reception is scheduled for Friday, March 8, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The reception is free and the public is invited to attend. Visit maitland civiccenter.com MARCH 9 The Able Trusts Ability Celebration and Gala is March 9 at the Orlando Museum of Art, and will benet the youth programs of The Able Trust, which helps build con dence in students with disabilities. At the event, guests will enjoy a reception and gourmet meal in the nationally recognized Orlando Museum of Art, as well as a lux ury silent auction. For more information, table and sponsorship opportunities, visit AbleTrust.org or call 850-224-4493. MARCH 10 The Photography of Sherry K. Levy will be on display at an exhibition Sunday, March 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Uni versity Club of Winter Park, located at 841 N. Park Ave. Call 407-644-6149 for more information on this event. MARCH 11 A conversation with Congressman John Mica U.S. Representative of Flori das District 7 is scheduled to take place on Monday, March 11, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Winter Park Plaza (next to Ethos). MARCH 13 Bob Orafalo, operating ofcer of the Or lando Solar Bears will tell about the hockey team coming to Orlando and plans for the future. The program will be pre sented March 13 at 7 p.m. at the Winter Park University Club, 841 N. Park Avenue. An action-packed video of the team in ac tion will be shown. All are invited. Admis sion for nonmembers is $5. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerces Work Well Health Education Series will speak about eye health from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 13 at the Winter Park Welcome Center, 151 W. Lyman Avenue. MARCH 14 The Hannibal Square Wine Tasting event runs from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on March 14 at Hannibal Square. Visit winterpark. org for more information. Visit www.wpmobserver.com/ events/search for more details. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com rfntrbrbbr fntb tr tr fntrbr tr tr r rfrfnf tfb rfrfnf tfb rbffrrfbftbrb frftbrbbbbfbf brbffbfbbb bbbrfbffftb 13-ABK-026 WINTERPARK MAITLAND OBSERVER BOGO.indd 1 2/28/13 1:06 PM FEATURING ...... AND MUCH MORE! A Premier Flooring Source Calendar Colon cancer is the 2ndleading cause of cancer deaths in Florida. 7 out of 10cancer deaths can be prevented through screening and lifestyle changes. Colon cancer starts without symptoms so choose prevention and get screened.If youre 50or older, ask your doctor which colon cancer screening test is right for you. Colon Cancer Screening Saves LivescoloncancerFL.org rffntb

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Page 10 Seat 4 Adkins vs. Lowndes CORRECTION The Observer misattributed a statement in its Feb. 28 story Little contention at candidate forum to Maitland City Council candidate John Lowndes. Renee Stein Charlan, who is running for another Council seat, initially suggested that live broadcasts of the citys meetings should be available to view from home, not Lowndes. Lowndes then responded by agreeing with her. DERBY | C ONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 CANDIDATE WEBSITES SEAT 3 Renee Stein Charlan renewmaitland.com Joy Goff-Marcil joyformaitland.com SEAT 4 Charlie Adkins cgadkins.com John Lowndes johnformaitland.com ELECTION | Two unusual Maitland Council races put four challengers on the ballot, and no incumbents C ONTINUED FROM FRONT PAGE

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Page 12 8 8 1 4 1 P R AD WPO 3/2013We couldnt ask for anything more.When Ruth McDaniel and her son David agreed she needed a lifestyle with more security, she visited The Mayower on the recommendation of friends. Everyone there was so friendly and interesting, and the amenities were so far beyond what I saw at other communities. In the end, the choice was clear. Now living only a mile apart, Ruth and her three granddaughters enjoy cultural outings and Sunday brunches in The Mayowers dining room. The memories weve made here are priceless, she says. Mom is just as independent as always, adds David. At the same time, its reassuring to know shell always be well cared for. As a family, we couldnt ask for anything more.If your loved one needed long-term care, what would you do? Call today, and lets talk about it: 407.672.1620.www.themayf lower .com 1620 Mayf lower Court | Winter Park, FL 32792 Wi nt e r Pa r k' s Di s t i nc t i ve Re t i r e me nt Co mmu ni t y PE ACE OF MI N D... [ and priceless memories ] MAY 928 McDaniel Ad_WP Observer.indd 1 2/12/13 12:35 PM PHOTOS BY SARAH WILSON THE OBSERVER Seniors are pushing their limits at a new class at the Mayower, which takes well-sea soned sitters and gets them moving again. Y helps Mayower seniors get t SARAH WILSON Observer Staff Learn more about the Mayower at themayower.com. For more information about tness programs offered by the Crosby YMCA, visit ymcacentralorida.com/y-locations/ crosby-center Please see MAYFLOWER on page 13

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Page 13 grief workshop and support group series grief workshop and support group series grief workshop and support group series The Benefits of Physical Activity During Grief Recovery YMCA Wellness Center 2005 Mizell Avenue Winter Park, FL 32792 Join the team from Samaritan Care Hospice of Florida for an informative presentation and an opportunity to share with others who are traveling the same Path to Healing as you. Guest Speaker: Dr. Purvi Gandhi Licensed Clinical Psychologist and Certified Yoga Instructor Numerous studies and recent research point to the benefits physical activity (staying active, exercising, etc.) can have on mood elevation. The Benefits of Physical Activity During Grief Recovery will focus on the connection between physical activity and the grief recovery process. During her presentation, Dr. Purvi Gandhi will: identify common signs of grief discuss the unique impact grief has on each individual identify special coping techniques highlight the benefits of exercise for physical and mental health Dr. Gandhi also will provide a brief yoga demonstration. Following the presentation, you are welcome to participate in a support group where you can feel free to ask questions, share your thoughts or just listen. Reservations are not required but are suggested Path to Healing grief workshop and support group series ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE 395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765 407-977-8786ALF License No. 9235, 9308, 9307 www.slm.net/SCOviedo1 Signature property of Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss. Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo. MEMORY CARE RESIDENCEWhere hospitality is truly a way of life! Savannah Court and Cottage ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE 395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765 407-977-8786ALF License No. 9235, 9308, 9307 www.slm.net/SCOviedo1 Signature property of Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss. Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo. MEMORY CARE RESIDENCEWhere hospitality is truly a way of life! Savannah Court and Cottage S S S S S S S S S S Signature property of S Signature property of S S Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo S S S Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss.www.savannahcourtoviedo.com395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765407-977-8786 S S S www.savannahcourtoviedo.com S S You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! Its not just about getting you back on your feet. Its about getting you back to your life. HCR Healthcare, LLC Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing What are the real Pros and Cons of a Reverse Mortgage? Why wouldnt I want a Reverse Mortgage? What is the expected rate vs the initial interest rate? How much equity do I have in my home? Get all your questions answered by talking with a Reverse Mortgage Broker who has been originating Reverse Mortgage loans for 9 years. FHA insured HECM for Purchases and Refinance.Call or email Kathy Krug, Your Orlando area Expert!Kathy Krug First Class Mortgage Services Inc. 407 Lake Howell Rd, Suite #103 Maitland, FL 407.695.9739 kathyakrug@gmail.com NMLS #941740 Is a Reverse Mortgage for Me? Senior Calendar MAYFLOWER | Big choice of classes C ONTINUED FROM PAGE 12 MARCH 7 Have you ever thought about what it takes to be a guardian ? Learn more at Seniors Firsts quarterly training class scheduled for Thursday, March 7, at their main of ce, 5395 L.B. McLeod Road in Orlando. Please call 407-297-9980 to request a registration form. MARCH 13 Residents living in and around the Win ter Park community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church will host Life Line Screening on March 13. The site is located at 5300 Old Howell Branch Road in Winter Park. For more information regarding the screen ings or to schedule an appointment, call 1-800-697-9721 or visit lifelinescreen ing.com. Pre-registration is required. MARCH 16-17 If youre waiting for free admission to Leu Gardens your wait is over. During their annual plant sale admission to the gardens is free! Visit Leu Gardens on Sat urday, March 16, or Sunday, March 17, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Leu Gardens is lo cated at 1920 N. Forrest Ave. in Orlando. For more information call 407-246-2620. MARCH 20 The public is invited to attend a sympo sium with the U.S. Surgeon Genera l and four past U.S. Surgeons General, who will be speaking on womens health issues. This free event is Wednesday, March 20, from 10:30 a.m. to noon with registration at 10 a.m., and will be held at Florida Hos pitals Werner Auditorium, 601 E. Rollins St. in Orlando. To register, visit fhdls.org ONGOING Through April 16, AARP will be offering free tax assistance Tuesdays and Thurs days from noon to 4 p.m. at the Maitland Senior Center, located at 345 S. Maitland Ave. Assistance is on a rst-come, rstserve basis, and the last person will be helped at 3:30 p.m. Individuals should bring all appropriate tax information with them. Call the Senior Center Ofce at 407-539-6251 for more information. The AARP Foundation offers free, individ ualized tax preparation for lowto moder ate-income taxpayers, with an emphasis on serving elders. To nd a location near you, visit aarp.org The news page of the Florida Depart ment of Elder Affairs includes the latest on budget recommendations, Medicaid managed care changes, and more. Visit the page at elderaffairs.state..us Learn basic skills to become a more effective caregiver at this free series, which is offered on four consecutive Fri days March 8, 15, 22, and 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. For more infor mation visit adrcares.org to download the yer. The Alzheimers & Dementia Re source Center will provide care for your loved one while you attend the classes. As of Jan. 1 the Elder Helpline has changed. All senior related calls for Or ange, Seminole, Osceola, and Brevard counties should be directed to the Senior Resource Alliance. For information on se nior services, please call 407-514-1800 or 1-800-96-ELDER (3-5337).

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Page 18 Which is better, the Roth IRA or tradi tional IRA? The answer is: it depends. But Similarities ignore the current year tax consequences gains. This is especially beyond, under current law, because the deal to stantially increases taxes gains. With Roth and Traditional IRA accounts, you dont need to worry about this. ture designed to discourage early with drawals. Unless certain conditions apply, the IRS will assess an early distribution age 59. Code. Differences butions: Further, you cannot let your contribu begin drawing down your traditional IRA out, but didnt. Exceptions to RMD rules The only exceptions are participating in your current percent penalty on early withdrawals still applies, but only on earnings. You get the years. Note: Good news you can now con and contribution caps, as well as hardship Which is better? when you retire will be higher than your rent year is unusually low. taxation on inheriting a ed traditional IRAs espe when you pass on. ductible contributions to a traditional IRA the Roth IRA allows you to hedge your you begin drawing down your Roth IRA. law. You expect your tax rates in your rates in the current year. on whether you use a Roth IRA, tradi stances by engaging an independent tax Bob Adams is president of A SafeHarbor, a rm specializing in assisting families in having a calm retirement when faced with stormy nancial waters. Visit aSafeHarbor.com or call 407-644-6646 for more information. at Winter Park Towers Your room is waiting for you if you need Pain and Symptom Management Hospital Follow-up Complex Treatments, or Crisis Care Referrals 866-742-6655#5019096 www.cornerstonehospice.org www.SeriousIllness.org/cornerstoneMedicare, Medicaid, most commercial insurances accepted 2069 Aloma Ave. Winter Park, FL 32792 762 E. Altamonte Drive Altamonte Springs, FL 32701(407) 691-3009 (407) 679-2135 Visit us on the web @ www.binsons.com r fntbt f rtt ftbt bt bnr nr rt b bb f b tb off trtnCoupon redeemable for cash, check or credit card purchases only. Not redeemable for insurance transactions. Excludes custom/special orders & nutritional supplements. May not be combined with any other dis counts. Coupon has no cash value. A few tips for choosing which IRA is best for you Bob Adams Finding the calm in rough waters A SafeHarbor Taxes play an important role in determining your financial future.

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Page 19 LENTEN SCHEDULE:Feb. 13 Ash Wednesday ............................ Mass: 7:00pm Feb. 15 Bible Study-Satan ..................................... 7:00-9:00pm Feb. 17 1st Sunday of Lent ........................ Mass: 11:00am Feb. 22 Bible Study-Judas .................................... 7:00-9:00pm Feb. 24 2nd Sunday of Lent ....................... Mass: 11:00am Joels 1st Session .................................... 7:00-9:00pm March 1 Bible Study-Annas .................................... 7:00-9:00pm March 3 3rd Sunday of Lent ........................ Mass: 11:00am March 8 Bible Study-Caiaphas ............................... 7:00-9:00pm March 10 4th Sunday of Lent ........................ Mass: 11:00am March 15 Bible Study-Peter ..................................... 7:00-9:00pm March 17 5th Sunday of Lent ........................ Mass: 11:00am March 22 Bible Study-Herod .................................... 7:00-9:00pm March 24 Palm Sunday ................................. Mass: 11:00am Joels 2nd Session ................................... 7:00-9:00pm March 28 Holy Thursday Liturgy .................... Mass: 7:00pm At Holy Angels (joint Parish Mass) March 29 Good Friday Liturgy .................................. 7:00pm March 30 Easter Vigil/Holy Saturday ........................ 7:00pm March 31 Easter Sunday ............................... Mass: 11:00pmST. DOROTHY CATHOLIC COMMUNITYLove Without Judgment FRIDAYS 7:00pm to 9:00pm$5.00 St. Dorothy Catholic Community 301 New England Avenue Winter Park, FL 32790Open to any and all interestedEmail: jprorio3@embarqmail. com for more information series of witnesses comes forward in this Bible study to give testimony about their experiences with the accused -Jesus Christ. Throughout their accounts place in the defendants chair. LENTEN BIBLE STUDY IN SIX SESSIONS St. Dorothy Catholic CommunitypresentsINSIGHT3-part series by Medium & Clairvoyant JoelJoin us for one or all three relaxing evenings exploring Spirituality, Science, Humanity & Faith Open to AllPart 1 Sunday Feb. 24th 7-9pmJESUS Before, During & AfterPart 2 Sunday, March 24th 7-9pmLIFE What does it all mean?Part 3 Sunday April 28th 7-9pmWILL So what do we do now?Stay tuned for details about the event topics and bio on JoelFor details, contact Fr. James F. Prorio-Bond, jprorio3@ embarqmail.com or Joel, joelthemedium@gmail.com W prizes. with you in order to get your taxes done. to the teacher. participate. The Maitland Senior Center is located at 345 S. Maitland Ave. in Maitland. We are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The schedule is subject to change without notice. For more information about these and any other events at the Maitland Senior Center, please call us at 407-5396251 or visit us on the web at itsmymaitland.com. Maitland Senior Center events abound in March Do you like to knit or crochet? Do you like making new friends and sharing your favorite patterns? Then join our Knit & Crochet group every Monday in March at 10 a.m. Bring your current project and have some fun! And if Mondays dont work for you, we also have another Knit & Crochet group on Fridays at 10 a.m. Join John every Monday, Thursday and Friday in March at 9 a.m. for Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring your own mat. Cost of the class is $2 to the teacher.

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Page 20 We are expecting a sellout be especially exciting because ticipants gather around belting did not run around gathering engage her students in dialogue. because Pohl uses body language and repetition to get thoughts across to people with a wide Pupils in the Yiddish class are rfntbTHG-12902 rf ntand soreness nb naches Train ONLINE for Allied Health and Medical Management. SCHEV authorized.MEDICAL CAREERS BEGIN HERECall 888-203-3179www.CenturaOnline.com George Carroll, M.D., has over 20 years experience in sexual medicine, and is actively involved in the following: Even if Viagra, Cialis or Levitra have not worked for you, the vast majority of diabetic men can resume a normal sex life. OrlandoSexualMedicine.com health booth. SoloHealth Stations pressure, will it also listen to your little blip that shouldnt be there? help you diagnose whether you send the results to your doctor. Its one thing to play with hightech toys. Its quite another to Matilda Charles regrets that she cannot personally answer reader questions, but will incorporate them into her column whenever possible. Write to her in care of King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475, or send email to columnreply@gmail.com. 2013 King Features Synd. Inc. My Yiddishe Mama entertainment added to Monthly Yiddish class NANCY LUDIN Guest Writer PHOTO COURTESY OF THE JEWISH PAVILION Health booth cant replace doctor Most Older People Have DiverticulosisDEAR DR. DONOHUE:I am a 78-year-old female,active and in good health or so I thought. I eat right and never smoked or drank alcohol. Yesterday,a colonoscopy showed severe diverticulosis. The doctor prescribed Benefiber,then left and never returned. I am stunned. What do I do now? Will I have this forever? Am I unhealthy? How does one develop diverticulosis? What the difference between osisand itis? S.K. ANSWER:Your world isnt collapsing. Youre healthy. Youll have diverticulosis forever. By age 60,half of the people in North America have it. By age 80,two-thirds have it. A diverticulum is a bulge of the inner colon lining through the colons muscular wall to its outer surface. A diverticulum looks like a small soap bubble. Its only 1/5 to 2/5 inches (0.5 to 1 cm) in diameter. You can thank our diet for diverticulosis. We refine flour and throw away its bran the outer coat of grain. In countries where whole grains (including the bran) are commonly used,diverticulosis is a rarity. Bran and other fiber hold water in undigested food. Without fiber,the food residue dries and becomes hard. The colon muscles have to generate a great deal of force to keep it moving. That force causes the colon lining to pop through the colon wall as a diverticulum. For most,diverticulosis is a silent condition that remains silent for life. For a few,the diverticulum breaks and causes a local infection in the colon diverticulitis. The pain of a diverticulitis attack is usually felt in the lower left corner of the abdomen, and sometimes people have fever and chills along with the pain. The attack is treated by resting the tract and by giving antibiotics. Were supposed to get 30 grams of fiber a day. Fruits (especially those with edible skins),many vegetables and whole-grain products are the source of dietary fiber. If people cannot get enough fiber in their diet,then commercial products like the one youre taking fill the gap. Metamucil, Perdiem,Citrucel and Fiberall are other examples. The booklet on diverticulosis explains the ins and outs of this very common disorder. To order a copy, write:Dr. Donohue No. 502W,Box 536475,Orlando,FL 32853-6475. Enclose a check or money order (no cash) for $4.75 U.S./$6 Canada with the recipients printed name and address. Please allow four weeks for delivery. *** DEAR DR. DONOHUE:My husband has chronic blepharitis and frequently develops hard buildups in both eyes that cause great discomfort. The doctor must remove them two times a month. What can be done to prevent them? S.R. ANSWER:Blepharitis (BLEF-uhRYE-tiss) is inflammation of the eyelid margins,which become red and crusty. The crust can build up into hard deposits. A twice-a-day program of lid cleansing might eliminate the crusts. Have your husband apply warm compresses (a wet washcloth) to closed lids for five to 10 minutes and then massage the lids. After the massage,he cleanses the lid margins with a cotton-tipped applicator dipped in a solution of one part baby shampoo and one part water. The doctor might have to prescribe an antibiotic ointment. *** Dr. Donohue regrets that he is unable to answer individual letters, but he will incorporate them in his column whenever possible. Readers may write him or request an order form of available health newsletters at P.O. Box 536475,Orlando,FL 328536475.2009 North America Synd.,Inc. All Rights ReservedHow Does Your Hospital Rate?It really DOES matter what hospital you go to when you need care. Your life could depend on it. So says the seventh annual study by HealthGrades. This is the same group that tracks doctors,hospitals and nursing homes and assigns a grade for the level of care. Its latest study reveals that your risk of death can be cut as much as 27 percent if you get your care at a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence.To get that designation,a hospital has to pass a long list of criteria. The HealthGrades Web site [www.healthgrades.com] lists by state all of the Distinguishedhospitals. You can search (for free) for grades on a given hospital for any of dozens of medical conditions. Look for Research Hospitals on the front screen of the Web site. Its when you want a full report on a hospital that you have to pay a fee. Youll also have to pay a fee to check out a specific doctor or nursing home it costs money for the report. A much easier way to check on a hospital or doctor is on the governments Health and Human Services website [www.hospitalcompare.hhs .gov]. The HHS layout lets you compare multiple hospitals,right on the same screen. The information is very comprehensive,too. For example,one question concerns the percent of surgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time,within one hour before surgery. This is a small detail maybe,but crucial to ones recovery. To find out if there is a Distinguishedhospital in your area,check the HealthGrades Web site and then search for details at the HHS site. Still,if youre facing a major medical issue,perhaps paying for the HealthGrades report would give you needed extra information. Matilda Charles regrets that she cannot personally answer reader questions,but will incorporate them into her column whenever possible. Write to her in care of King Features Weekly Service,P.O. Box 536475, Orlando,FL 32853-6475,or send email to columnreply@gmail.com.2009 King Features Synd.,Inc. King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 2-8, 2009 Plan your weekend with The Weekender! This weekly newsletter keeps you up to date on events happening in Central Florida's cities, including Winter Park, Maitland, Oviedo, Winter Springs, Avalon Park and Waterford Lakes. Visit wpmobserver.com and click "Subscribe to Newsletter" DUCK ART: Kids created their own personal ducks at Winter Parks annual Duck Derby March 2. PHOTO COURTESY OF BOB DAVIS

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Page 22 KEEP UP WITH MAITLAND NEWS AND EVENTS!www.IndependenceLane.com Facebook.com/ItsMyMaitland Plan your weekend with The Weekender! Visit wpmobserver.com and click "Subscribe to Newsletter" CHILI FOR CHARITY PHOTOS BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVER Chili helped charities at the Rotary Club Chili for Charity event Feb. 20. Fiddlers Green won the Peoples Choice Award, Rollins College won best overall, and John and Shirleys Catering won Best Chili with a Winter Park Attitude.

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Page 26 Now at the Orange County History Center to the Orange County History Now through May 19 the 20th annual Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Raiders, The Village People and Now through April 6 Florida premiere of musical comedy rects as The Playhouse Trio lends playhouse.org March 8 to April 28 HE SHE WE the exhibition abstract expressionist painter their unique partnership, and the sions. The exhibit will present March 9 Family Fun Day at Creald painting, photography and clay. org March 9 The 19th annual Taste of Oviedo celebrate east Orlando businesses and March 12 The Yale Spizzwinks(?) visit Brevard free history and the other toward the audiences a unique a cappella March 14 Eustis Museums Wine-A-Fare 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. As the only professional musical theatre in Central Florida and one of few le in the state, e Playhouse continues its tradition of producing highly entertaining and upliing musicals featuring professional actors and musicians. e Winter Park Playhouse is a 501(c) (3) non-prot charitable organization and is proudly associated with Actors Equity Association, the professional union of actors and stage managers. e seven (7) show Series includes:8 TRACK: THE SOUNDS OF THE 70sJune 21 30 & July 11 20, 2013 Preview: June 20Conceived by Rick Seeber; Musical Arrangements by Michael GribbinBoogie down through 10 years of groundbreaking music! This Baby Boomers dream come true is a fast-paced musical romp through one of the most impassioned decades of the 20th century and features the music of The Carpenters, Patti Labelle, Barry Manilow, Marvin Gaye, The Doobie Brothers, The Bee Gees, KC and the Sunshine Band, and many more! An infectious, joyous celebration!Minneapolis Star TribuneFOREVER PLAIDAugust 2 24, 2013 Preview: August 1Written and Originally Directed by Stuart RossJourney back to the 1950s when four young, eager male singers are miraculously revived for a posthumous chance to perform the show that never was, after being killed in a car crash on the way to their rst big concert! Featuring a collection of 30 hit songs from the decade! Letter perfect! Sweet, funny and thoroughly amusing. The New York Times Screamingly funny! Entirely enchanting, utterly entertaining! The New York Post I LOVE YOU, YOURE PERFECT, NOW CHANGESeptember 13 October 5, 2013 Preview: September 12Book & Lyrics by Joe DiPietro; Music by Jimmy RobertsBack by popular demand!! Dubbed Seinfeld set to music! this musical comedy exposes everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit!! The 2nd longest running show OffBroadway! Hilarious! The most entertaining show on or off Broadway! Gannett Newspapers CRAZY FOR GERSHWIN!!!November 15 24 & December 5 14, 2013 Preview: November 14Conceived by Roy Alan; Narrative by Todd Allen Long; Musical Arrangements by Christopher LeavyTake a stroll down memory lane as we pay tribute to two of Americas most wellloved composers of all time, George and Ira Gershwin! This high-energy song and dance celebration will put a smile on your face and a song in your heart! Featuring a collection of Gershwin favorites, including Embraceable You, Ive Got a Crush on You, I Got Rhythm, Someone to Watch Over Me, and SWonderful! Who could ask for anything more?BREAKIN UP IS HARD TO DOJanuary 24 February 15, 2014 Preview: January 23Book by Erik Jackson and Ben H. Winters; Music by Neil Sedaka; Lyrics by Neil Sedaka, Howard Greeneld, and Phillip CodyRelive all the excitement and innocence of your rst kiss with this delightful, upbeat musical featuring the songs of hit songwriter Neil Sedaka. Set in a Catskills resort in 1960, this is the sweetly comic story of two friends from Brooklyn in search of romance over one wild Labor Day weekend. The score showcases 18 Sedaka classics, including Where the Boys Are, Sweet Sixteen, Calendar Girl, Love Will Keep Us Together, and the chart-topping title song.SISTERS OF SWING: THE STORY OF THE ANDREWS SISTERSMarch 7 29, 2014 Preview: March 6Written by Beth Gilleland and Bob Beverage; Musical Arrangements and Continuity by Raymond BergFollow the famous trio, LaVerne, Maxene and Patty Andrews, from their early days on the road through their rise as recording stars and entertaining American GIs overseas. The score features elegant harmonies and over twenty hit songs like Dont Sit Under the Apple Tree, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy and many more! a musical night to remember a knockout offering. The Albany Daily Gazette A personal, witty and poignant portrait Miami HeraldFORBIDDEN BROADWAYS GREATEST HITSApril 25 May 17 Preview: April 24Created and Written by Gerard AlessandriniLaugh out loud as Broadways greatest musical legends meet Broadways greatest satirist in this hilarious, loving, and endlessly entertaining tribute to some of the theatres greatest stars and songwriters. Consistently riotous! The New York Times Gut-bustingly funny! Its a Forbidden pleasure The New York PostFor more information on all shows call The Winter Park Playhouse box ofce at 407-645-0145 or visit www.winterparkplayhouse.org. The Winter Park Playhouse is located at 711 Orange Avenue, Suite C Winter Park, FL 32789.The Winter Park Playhouse Announces its 2013-2014 Series of Professional Musical Theatre Josh Garrick Culture worthy of your calendar Family Fun Day at Creald This week at Enzian1300 SOUTH ORLANDO AVE MAITLAND, FL 407-629-0054 WWW.ENZIAN.ORG @EnzianTheater Nominated for Five Academy Awards! 56 UP Fri-Sun 3:00, 6:30 Mon, Tue, Thu 6:30 Wed 9:30 only SOUND CITY Directed by Dave Grohl from Nirvana and Foo Fighters! Fri-Mon, Thu 9:45 Saturday Matinee Classics: SUNSET BOULEVARD Only $8/$5 for Members Sat 11:00 Cult Classics: SO I MARRIED AN AXE MURDERER Starring Mike Myers! Tue 9:30

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Page 27 Opinions Chris Jepson Perspectives Louis Roney Play On! air. surprise, we were throwing a party that recall how glad I was to see The winter days are terribly short in the Steinway through the glass sliding doors in the with their two guitars and played and songs in Spanish. These guys are real pro entertainers, great show. stand around and chat while they sipped About Roney: HarvardDistinguished Prof, Em.UCF 2004 Fla. Alliance for the Arts award (Assisted by beautiful wife Joy Roney) Marriage means commitment. Of course, so does insanity. I laughingly suggested, Hes not dead, inwardly laugh. but expecting two people to be contracted question, to what end? That is a conun 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 Hes not dead Hes married. Lets party! when I put one Florida-bred foot into the North Sea, that was as far as my body went! EDITORIAL CARTOONS King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 4, 2013 King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 4, 2013

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Bos from Winter Park, has been named to the Deans List for the fall se mester at Samford University. Erin Degler of Maitland was named to the Honor List of Oxford College, a division of Emory University, for the fall semester. Allison Perez Ramirez with Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A. has been elected to the Board of Directors for Seniors First, a non-prot organization that enhances the quality of life for Cen tral Florida senior citizens in need. The Florida Educational Facilities Plan ners Association (FEFPA) presented C.T. Hsu and Associates with the First Place Award for the design of Edgewater High School at the 2013 Architectural Show case Awards program held recently in Jacksonville at the FEFPA 2013 Winter Conference. NAI Realvest recently negotiated a new lease agreement for 885 square feet of ofce space in Suite 185 at 2200 Lucien Way fronting Interstate 4 in the Maitland Center. Stacy J. 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Page 5 Dennis Marshall, Fire Marshal Maitland Fire Rescue Department Maitland City TalkBY HOWARD SCHIEFERDECKER MAYOR Floridas weather seasons and your safetyLiving in a suburban/urban environment, we must be mindful of how we dispose of such vegetation, and the use of fire as a tool. Fire can get out of hand quickly with dire consequences for more than one property.

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Page 6 March 11 City Commission work session and meeting Mayors Report City Managers Report Non-action items Consent Agenda Public Hearings March 18 City Commission Work Session Last few days to participate in parking survey Bike from Park to Park Playground build a success! Visit the citys ofcial website at cityofwinterpark. org, like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and watch us on Vimeo. Date: Saturday, March 23, 2013 Location: Downtown Baldwin Park Time: 3:00pm 6:00pm Tickets: $15 in advance with coupon code below $20 at the door $1 for each ticket sold goes to Florida Little Dog RescueTo purchase tickets go to http://bark.eventbrite.com *Use coupon code (paper) for $5 off. For exhibitor booth information call Jan Shay at 407-420-5619.Must be 21 and older to enter. Bring your dog or come aloneand enjoy 10 different samples of unique beer, pet vendors and live music. BEERFEST & YAPPY HOUR Winter Park City TalkBY RANDY KNIGHT CITY MANAGER WPMOBSERVER.COM

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Page 7 Lifestyles Adventure out with Located in the heart of Maitland, Audubon oers educational opportunities for all ages. Please contact the Center to register for the programs below. Email auduboneducation@ yahoo.com or for more information call 407-644-0190 ext. 101. VOLUNTEER FOR CONSERVATIONMARCH 16, 10AMPM Volunteer Event, Rain Barrel WorkshopJoin Audubon to learn about the importance of water conservation and how to maximize the re-distribution of water to your yard. Volunteers will make rain barrels to take home. CELEBRATE EARTH DAY WITH A LAKESHORE CLEAN UPAPRIL 21, 2013PMVolunteers are needed to join Eco-Action and Audubon to clean up Lake Sybelia via foot and canoe. SPECIAL EVENTS SAVE THE DATEAUDUBONS BABY OWL SHOWERMAY 11, 2013 10AMPM Admission to the Center that day is free if you bring a baby gi that is used in caring for these young birds. Visit our website to download the ocial wish list. RAPTOR CAMP! 2 SESSIONS: JUNE 10 & JUNE 17, 2013http://.audubon.org ARCHIVE PHOTO BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVERRestaurant employees are among some of the skinniest workers in a new study by a UCF researcher. Food service workers surprisingly thin BRITTNI JOHNSON Observer Staff Read Pizams and other articles about the hospitality industry in the International Journal of Hospitality Management at tinyurl.com/foodservicestudy GOLDBERGER Other weekend events include: paul GOLDBERGER Why Architecture Matters APRIL 5-7, 2013 The Friends of Casa Feliz Present

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Page 8 Its TAX time. Appointments Available 7 Days a Week!Tax Form Processing LLC4070 Aloma Ave., Suite 1010 Winter Park, FL 32792Tel: (407) 657-6336www.TaxFormProcessing.com Proudly Serving the Orlando Area for 18 years! Scan QR Code 40$00OffTax PreparationMust present this coupon at time service is provided. Offer valid for one-time use. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Expires April 15, 2013Code: WPMO13 866-314-3769AIRLINES ARE HIRING ARCHIVE PHOTOS BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVERWeiner dog Riley, top, races to the nish at last years annual Doggie Derby, which takes dogs of all speeds and skill levels and pits them against each other in four-legged drag races. Please see DERBY on page 10Doggie Derby does good SARAH WILSON Observer Staff The sixth annual Doggie Derby will be held on Corrine Commons beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, March 9. To learn more about the event, and sign your dog up for the races, visit DoggieDerby. com For more information about the Stock the Pantry program, which works to feed hungry kids during school breaks, and how you can get involved, visit brightsideevents.org/ stock-the-pantry-program MARCH 7Jewish Family Services will host its third annual Glow & Golf event on 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 beau tiful downtown Winter Park and pro vides a challenge to even the most ex perienced golfer. Call 407-331-0076 for more information. The Trinity Prep Players present Bus Stop, written by William Inge and di rected by Donna Walker, on Thursday, March 7, through Sunday, March 10, at 5700 Trinity Prep Lane in Winter Park. All shows cost $5. Visit trinity prep.org for information on show times. MARCH 9 The sixth Annual Doggie Derby will bring the community together to cel ebrate mans best friend, while help ing kids and families, on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Corrine Commons in Baldwin Park, located at 1913 Meeting Place in Or lando. Canines compete with dogs of similar sizes in a single-elimination, 25-yard sprint races for prizes and treats. A $15 fee will allow interested individuals to register a dog online at doggiederby.com The Smile Mile in Baldwin Park is at 8 a.m. on March 9 with different races for ages 5-11 at Blue Jacket Park, 2501 General Reese Ave. in Orlando. Proceeds benet the Track Shack Foundation. Call 407-896-1160 or visit trackshack.com for more infor mation. MARCH 10 The city of Winter Park will proudly host the Orlando Philharmonic Or chestra as they present Spring Pops All That Jazz, Sunday, March 10, at 7 p.m., in charming Central Park in downtown Winter Park. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy an evening of heart-warming music un der the stars. MARCH 16Maitland Community Preschools annual Touch-A-Truck will return from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on March 16 at 1300 W. Maitland Blvd. in Maitland. Cost is $5 per child or $20 max per family. Children younger than two are free. Visit orangewood.org/touchatruck for more information. ONGOINGThe Orlando Ballet School will introduce a new inspiring dance program called Adaptive Dance, which is designed to foster a love of dance and creative expression in children with Down syndrome. It was originally de veloped by the Boston Ballet in 2002. The pilot program will begin on April 6 at the Orlando Ballet South location, and will be offered at no cost to stu dents. In the fall of 2013, the ofcial launch will take place at the Orlando Ballet Central Location on Orange Av enue. For more information contact cece@dragonypartners.comMaitland Public Library events: Preschool Stories are every Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The Scenic Maitland Walk takes place every Thursday at 6:30 a.m. Baby Time is every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The library has also brought back LEGOS Engineers, which will be from 4 to 5 p.m. every Monday from March 4 to Aug. 5. There will be rst level and second level classes for grades 3 and up.

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Page 9 MARCH 7 The Maitland Chamber will sponsor a Success Leads Luncheon on Thursday, March 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bahama Breeze in Altamonte Springs, located at 499 E. Altamonte Drive. Visit maitlandchamber.com for more informa tion on this event. 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 MARCH 8The Art and 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. Visit ArtandHistory.org or call 407-5392181 for more information on this event. 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. As part of Art & History Museums-Mai tland (A&H) Artist-in-Action, Whitney Broadaways works will be exhibited in the lobby of the Maitland Civic Center, located at 641 S. Maitland Ave., from March 8 through June 1. An opening reception is scheduled for Friday, March 8, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The reception is free and the public is invited to attend. Visit maitland civiccenter.com MARCH 9 The Able Trusts Ability Celebration and Gala is March 9 at the Orlando Museum of Art, and will benet the youth programs of The Able Trust, which helps build con dence in students with disabilities. At the event, guests will enjoy a reception and gourmet meal in the nationally recognized Orlando Museum of Art, as well as a lux ury silent auction. For more information, table and sponsorship opportunities, visit AbleTrust.org or call 850-224-4493.MARCH 10 The Photography of Sherry K. Levy will be on display at an exhibition Sunday, March 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Uni versity Club of Winter Park, located at 841 N. Park Ave. Call 407-644-6149 for more information on this event. MARCH 11A conversation with Congressman John Mica, U.S. Representative of Flori das District 7 is scheduled to take place on Monday, March 11, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Winter Park Plaza (next to Ethos). MARCH 13Bob Orafalo, operating ofcer of the Or lando Solar Bears, will tell about the hockey team coming to Orlando and plans for the future. The program will be pre sented March 13 at 7 p.m. at the Winter Park University Club, 841 N. Park Avenue. An action-packed video of the team in ac tion will be shown. All are invited. Admis sion for nonmembers is $5. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerces Work Well Health Education Series will speak about eye health from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 13 at the Winter Park Welcome Center, 151 W. Lyman Avenue. MARCH 14The Hannibal Square Wine Tasting event runs from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on March 14 at Hannibal Square. Visit winterpark. org for more information. Visit www.wpmobserver.com/ events/search for more details. Send submissions to ibabcock@ turnstilemediagroup.com rfntrbrbbr fntb tr tr fntrbr tr tr r rfrfnf tfb rfrfnf tfb rbffrrfbftbrb frftbrbbbbfbf brbffbfbbb bbbrfbffftb 13-ABK-026 WINTERPARK MAITLAND OBSERVER BOGO.indd 1 2/28/13 1:06 PM FEATURING ...... AND MUCH MORE! A Premier Flooring Source Calendar Colon cancer is the 2ndleading cause of cancer deaths in Florida. 7 out of 10cancer deaths can be prevented through screening and lifestyle changes. Colon cancer starts without symptoms so choose prevention and get screened.If youre 50or older, ask your doctor which colon cancer screening test is right for you. Colon Cancer Screening Saves LivescoloncancerFL.org rffntb

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Page 10 Seat 4 Adkins vs. Lowndes CORRECTIONThe Observer misattributed a statement in its Feb. 28 story Little contention at candidate forum to Maitland City Council candidate John Lowndes. Renee Stein Charlan, who is running for another Council seat, initially suggested that live broadcasts of the citys meetings should be available to view from home, not Lowndes. Lowndes then responded by agreeing with her. DERBY | CONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 CANDIDATE WEBSITESSEAT 3 Renee Stein Charlan renewmaitland.com Joy Goff-Marcil joyformaitland.com SEAT 4 Charlie Adkins cgadkins.com John Lowndes johnformaitland.comELECTION | Two unusual Maitland Council races put four challengers on the ballot, and no incumbents CONTINUED FROM FRONT PAGE

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During her presentation, Dr. Purvi Gandhi will: identify common signs of grief discuss the unique impact grief has on each individual identify special coping techniques highlight the benefits of exercise for physical and mental health Dr. Gandhi also will provide a brief yoga demonstration. Following the presentation, you are welcome to participate in a support group where you can feel free to ask questions, share your thoughts or just listen. Reservations are not required but are suggested Path to Healing grief workshop and support group series ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE 395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765 407-977-8786ALF License No. 9235, 9308, 9307 www.slm.net/SCOviedo1 Signature property of Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss. Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo. MEMORY CARE RESIDENCEWhere hospitality is truly a way of life! Savannah Court and Cottage ASSISTED LIVING RESIDENCE 395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765 407-977-8786ALF License No. 9235, 9308, 9307 www.slm.net/SCOviedo1 Signature property of Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss. Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo. MEMORY CARE RESIDENCEWhere hospitality is truly a way of life! Savannah Court and Cottage S S S S S S S S S S Signature property of S Signature property of S S Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo S S S Located on a beautiful campus setting, our two Savannah Court communities provide full assisted living services while Savannah Cottage offers a secured residence for those with memory loss.www.savannahcourtoviedo.com395 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo, FL 32765407-977-8786 S S S www.savannahcourtoviedo.com S S You are always welcome at Savannah Court and Cottage of Oviedo Call us today, stop by for a visit, join us for lunch, or all of the above! Its not just about getting you back on your feet. Its about getting you back to your life. HCR Healthcare, LLC Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing What are the real Pros and Cons of a Reverse Mortgage? Why wouldnt I want a Reverse Mortgage? What is the expected rate vs the initial interest rate? How much equity do I have in my home? Get all your questions answered by talking with a Reverse Mortgage Broker who has been originating Reverse Mortgage loans for 9 years. FHA insured HECM for Purchases and Refinance.Call or email Kathy Krug, Your Orlando area Expert!Kathy Krug First Class Mortgage Services Inc. 407 Lake Howell Rd, Suite #103 Maitland, FL 407.695.9739 kathyakrug@gmail.com NMLS #941740 Is a Reverse Mortgage for Me? Senior Calendar MAYFLOWER | Big choice of classes CONTINUED FROM PAGE 12 MARCH 7Have you ever thought about what it takes to be a guardian? Learn more at Seniors Firsts quarterly training class scheduled for Thursday, March 7, at their main of ce, 5395 L.B. McLeod Road in Orlando. Please call 407-297-9980 to request a registration form.MARCH 13Residents living in and around the Win ter Park community can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture. Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church will host Life Line Screening on March 13. The site is located at 5300 Old Howell Branch Road in Winter Park. For more information regarding the screen ings or to schedule an appointment, call 1-800-697-9721 or visit lifelinescreen ing.com. Pre-registration is required. MARCH 16-17If youre waiting for free admission to Leu Gardens, your wait is over. During their annual plant sale admission to the gardens is free! Visit Leu Gardens on Sat urday, March 16, or Sunday, March 17, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Leu Gardens is lo cated at 1920 N. Forrest Ave. in Orlando. For more information call 407-246-2620.MARCH 20The public is invited to attend a symposium with the U.S. Surgeon Genera l and four past U.S. Surgeons General, who will be speaking on womens health issues. This free event is Wednesday, March 20, from 10:30 a.m. to noon with registration at 10 a.m., and will be held at Florida Hos pitals Werner Auditorium, 601 E. Rollins St. in Orlando. To register, visit fhdls.org ONGOINGThrough April 16, AARP will be offering free tax assistance Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 4 p.m. at the Maitland Senior Center, located at 345 S. Maitland Ave. Assistance is on a rst-come, rstserve basis, and the last person will be helped at 3:30 p.m. Individuals should bring all appropriate tax information with them. Call the Senior Center Ofce at 407-539-6251 for more information. The AARP Foundation offers free, individualized tax preparation for lowto moder ate-income taxpayers, with an emphasis on serving elders. To nd a location near you, visit aarp.org The news page of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs includes the latest on budget recommendations, Medicaid managed care changes, and more. Visit the page at elderaffairs.state..us Learn basic skills to become a more effective caregiver at this free series, which is offered on four consecutive Fridays March 8, 15, 22, and 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. For more infor mation visit adrcares.org to download the yer. The Alzheimers & Dementia Re source Center will provide care for your loved one while you attend the classes. As of Jan. 1 the Elder Helpline has changed. All senior related calls for Or ange, Seminole, Osceola, and Brevard counties should be directed to the Senior Resource Alliance. For information on se nior services, please call 407-514-1800 or 1-800-96-ELDER (3-5337).

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Page 18 Which is better, the Roth IRA or tradi tional IRA? The answer is: it depends. But Similarities ignore the current year tax consequences gains. This is especially beyond, under current law, because the deal to stantially increases taxes gains. With Roth and Traditional IRA accounts, you dont need to worry about this. ture designed to discourage early withdrawals. Unless certain conditions apply, the IRS will assess an early distribution age 59. Code.Differences butions: Further, you cannot let your contribu begin drawing down your traditional IRA out, but didnt.Exceptions to RMD rulesThe only exceptions are participating in your current percent penalty on early withdrawals still applies, but only on earnings. You get the years. Note: Good news you can now con and contribution caps, as well as hardship Which is better? en when you retire will be higher than your en rent year is unusually low. en taxation on inheriting a ed traditional IRAs espe when you pass on. en ductible contributions to a traditional IRA en the Roth IRA allows you to hedge your en en en you begin drawing down your Roth IRA.en en en en law.en You expect your tax rates in your rates in the current year.en en on whether you use a Roth IRA, tradistances by engaging an independent tax Bob Adams is president of A SafeHarbor, a rm specializing in assisting families in having a calm retirement when faced with stormy nancial waters. Visit aSafeHarbor.com or call 407-644-6646 for more information. at Winter Park Towers Your room is waiting for you if you need Pain and Symptom Management Hospital Follow-up Complex Treatments, or Crisis Care Referrals 866-742-6655#5019096 www.cornerstonehospice.org www.SeriousIllness.org/cornerstoneMedicare, Medicaid, most commercial insurances accepted 2069 Aloma Ave. Winter Park, FL 32792 762 E. Altamonte Drive Altamonte Springs, FL 32701(407) 691-3009 (407) 679-2135 Visit us on the web @ www.binsons.com r fntbt f rtt ftbt bt bnr nr rt b bb f b tb off trtnCoupon redeemable for cash, check or credit card purchases only. Not redeemable for insurance transactions. Excludes custom/special orders & nutritional supplements. May not be combined with any other discounts. Coupon has no cash value. A few tips for choosing which IRA is best for you Bob AdamsFinding the calm in rough waters A SafeHarborTaxes play an important role in determining your financial future.

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Page 19 LENTEN SCHEDULE:Feb. 13 Ash Wednesday ............................Mass: 7:00pm Feb. 15 Bible Study-Satan .....................................7:00-9:00pm Feb. 17 1st Sunday of Lent ........................Mass: 11:00am Feb. 22 Bible Study-Judas ....................................7:00-9:00pm Feb. 24 2nd Sunday of Lent .......................Mass: 11:00am Joels 1st Session ....................................7:00-9:00pm March 1 Bible Study-Annas ....................................7:00-9:00pm March 3 3rd Sunday of Lent........................Mass: 11:00am March 8 Bible Study-Caiaphas ...............................7:00-9:00pm March 10 4th Sunday of Lent........................Mass: 11:00am March 15 Bible Study-Peter .....................................7:00-9:00pm March 17 5th Sunday of Lent........................Mass: 11:00am March 22 Bible Study-Herod ....................................7:00-9:00pm March 24 Palm Sunday .................................Mass: 11:00am Joels 2nd Session ...................................7:00-9:00pm March 28 Holy Thursday Liturgy ....................Mass: 7:00pm At Holy Angels (joint Parish Mass) March 29 Good Friday Liturgy ..................................7:00pm March 30 Easter Vigil/Holy Saturday ........................7:00pm March 31 Easter Sunday ...............................Mass: 11:00pmST. DOROTHY CATHOLIC COMMUNITYLove Without Judgment FRIDAYS 7:00pm to 9:00pm$5.00 St. Dorothy Catholic Community 301 New England Avenue Winter Park, FL 32790Open to any and all interestedEmail: jprorio3@embarqmail. com for more information series of witnesses comes forward in this Bible study to give testimony about their experiences with the accused -Jesus Christ. Throughout their accounts place in the defendants chair. LENTEN BIBLE STUDY IN SIX SESSIONS St. Dorothy Catholic CommunitypresentsINSIGHT3-part series by Medium & Clairvoyant JoelJoin us for one or all three relaxing evenings exploring Spirituality, Science, Humanity & Faith Open to AllPart 1 Sunday Feb. 24th 7-9pmJESUS Before, During & AfterPart 2 Sunday, March 24th 7-9pmLIFE What does it all mean?Part 3 Sunday April 28th 7-9pmWILL So what do we do now?Stay tuned for details about the event topics and bio on JoelFor details, contact Fr. James F. Prorio-Bond, jprorio3@ embarqmail.com or Joel, joelthemedium@gmail.com W prizes. with you in order to get your taxes done. to the teacher. participate. The Maitland Senior Center is located at 345 S. Maitland Ave. in Maitland. We are open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The schedule is subject to change without notice. For more information about these and any other events at the Maitland Senior Center, please call us at 407-5396251 or visit us on the web at itsmymaitland.com.Maitland Senior Center events abound in March Do you like to knit or crochet? Do you like making new friends and sharing your favorite patterns? Then join our Knit & Crochet group every Monday in March at 10 a.m. Bring your current project and have some fun! And if Mondays dont work for you, we also have another Knit & Crochet group on Fridays at 10 a.m. Join John every Monday, Thursday and Friday in March at 9 a.m. for Yoga. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring your own mat. Cost of the class is $2 to the teacher.

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Page 20 We are expecting a sellout be especially exciting because ticipants gather around belting did not run around gathering engage her students in dialogue. because Pohl uses body language and repetition to get thoughts across to people with a wide Pupils in the Yiddish class are rfntbTHG-12902 rf ntand soreness nb naches Train ONLINE for Allied Health and Medical Management. SCHEV authorized.MEDICAL CAREERS BEGIN HERECall 888-203-3179www.CenturaOnline.com George Carroll, M.D., has over 20 years experience in sexual medicine, and is actively involved in the following: Even if Viagra, Cialis or Levitra have not worked for you, the vast majority of diabetic men can resume a normal sex life. OrlandoSexualMedicine.com health booth. SoloHealth Stations pressure, will it also listen to your little blip that shouldnt be there? help you diagnose whether you send the results to your doctor. Its one thing to play with hightech toys. Its quite another to Matilda Charles regrets that she cannot personally answer reader questions, but will incorporate them into her column whenever possible. Write to her in care of King Features Weekly Service, P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475, or send email to columnreply@gmail.com. 2013 King Features Synd. Inc. My Yiddishe Mama entertainment added to Monthly Yiddish classNANCY LUDIN Guest Writer PHOTO COURTESY OF THE JEWISH PAVILIONHealth booth cant replace doctor Most Older People Have DiverticulosisDEAR DR. DONOHUE:I am a 78-year-old female,active and in good health or so I thought. I eat right and never smoked or drank alcohol. Yesterday,a colonoscopy showed severe diverticulosis. The doctor prescribed Benefiber,then left and never returned. I am stunned. What do I do now? Will I have this forever? Am I unhealthy? How does one develop diverticulosis? What the difference between osisand itis? S.K. ANSWER:Your world isnt collapsing. Youre healthy. Youll have diverticulosis forever. By age 60,half of the people in North America have it. By age 80,two-thirds have it. A diverticulum is a bulge of the inner colon lining through the colons muscular wall to its outer surface. A diverticulum looks like a small soap bubble. Its only 1/5 to 2/5 inches (0.5 to 1 cm) in diameter. You can thank our diet for diverticulosis. We refine flour and throw away its bran the outer coat of grain. In countries where whole grains (including the bran) are commonly used,diverticulosis is a rarity. Bran and other fiber hold water in undigested food. Without fiber,the food residue dries and becomes hard. The colon muscles have to generate a great deal of force to keep it moving. That force causes the colon lining to pop through the colon wall as a diverticulum. For most,diverticulosis is a silent condition that remains silent for life. For a few,the diverticulum breaks and causes a local infection in the colon diverticulitis. The pain of a diverticulitis attack is usually felt in the lower left corner of the abdomen, and sometimes people have fever and chills along with the pain. The attack is treated by resting the tract and by giving antibiotics. Were supposed to get 30 grams of fiber a day. Fruits (especially those with edible skins),many vegetables and whole-grain products are the source of dietary fiber. If people cannot get enough fiber in their diet,then commercial products like the one youre taking fill the gap. Metamucil, Perdiem,Citrucel and Fiberall are other examples. The booklet on diverticulosis explains the ins and outs of this very common disorder. To order a copy, write:Dr. Donohue No. 502W,Box 536475,Orlando,FL 32853-6475. Enclose a check or money order (no cash) for $4.75 U.S./$6 Canada with the recipients printed name and address. Please allow four weeks for delivery. *** DEAR DR. DONOHUE:My husband has chronic blepharitis and frequently develops hard buildups in both eyes that cause great discomfort. The doctor must remove them two times a month. What can be done to prevent them? S.R. ANSWER:Blepharitis (BLEF-uhRYE-tiss) is inflammation of the eyelid margins,which become red and crusty. The crust can build up into hard deposits. A twice-a-day program of lid cleansing might eliminate the crusts. Have your husband apply warm compresses (a wet washcloth) to closed lids for five to 10 minutes and then massage the lids. After the massage,he cleanses the lid margins with a cotton-tipped applicator dipped in a solution of one part baby shampoo and one part water. The doctor might have to prescribe an antibiotic ointment. *** Dr. Donohue regrets that he is unable to answer individual letters, but he will incorporate them in his column whenever possible. Readers may write him or request an order form of available health newsletters at P.O. Box 536475,Orlando,FL 328536475.2009 North America Synd.,Inc. All Rights ReservedHow Does Your Hospital Rate?It really DOES matter what hospital you go to when you need care. Your life could depend on it. So says the seventh annual study by HealthGrades. This is the same group that tracks doctors,hospitals and nursing homes and assigns a grade for the level of care. Its latest study reveals that your risk of death can be cut as much as 27 percent if you get your care at a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence.To get that designation,a hospital has to pass a long list of criteria. The HealthGrades Web site [www.healthgrades.com] lists by state all of the Distinguishedhospitals. You can search (for free) for grades on a given hospital for any of dozens of medical conditions. Look for Research Hospitals on the front screen of the Web site. Its when you want a full report on a hospital that you have to pay a fee. Youll also have to pay a fee to check out a specific doctor or nursing home it costs money for the report. A much easier way to check on a hospital or doctor is on the governments Health and Human Services website [www.hospitalcompare.hhs .gov]. The HHS layout lets you compare multiple hospitals,right on the same screen. The information is very comprehensive,too. For example,one question concerns the percent of surgery patients who were given an antibiotic at the right time,within one hour before surgery. This is a small detail maybe,but crucial to ones recovery. To find out if there is a Distinguishedhospital in your area,check the HealthGrades Web site and then search for details at the HHS site. Still,if youre facing a major medical issue,perhaps paying for the HealthGrades report would give you needed extra information. Matilda Charles regrets that she cannot personally answer reader questions,but will incorporate them into her column whenever possible. Write to her in care of King Features Weekly Service,P.O. Box 536475, Orlando,FL 32853-6475,or send email to columnreply@gmail.com.2009 King Features Synd.,Inc. King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 2-8, 2009 Plan your weekend withThe Weekender!This weekly newsletter keeps you up to date on events happening in Central Florida's cities, including Winter Park, Maitland, Oviedo, Winter Springs, Avalon Park and Waterford Lakes.Visit wpmobserver.com and click "Subscribe to Newsletter" DUCK ART: Kids created their own personal ducks at Winter Parks annual Duck Derby March 2. PHOTO COURTESY OF BOB DAVIS

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Page 22 KEEP UP WITH MAITLAND NEWS AND EVENTS!www.IndependenceLane.com Facebook.com/ItsMyMaitland Plan your weekend withThe Weekender!Visit wpmobserver.com and click "Subscribe to Newsletter" CHILI FOR CHARITY PHOTOS BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE OBSERVERChili helped charities at the Rotary Club Chili for Charity event Feb. 20. Fiddlers Green won the Peoples Choice Award, Rollins College won best overall, and John and Shirleys Catering won Best Chili with a Winter Park Attitude.

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Page 25 *Annual Percentage Rate available for owner occupied commercial buildings. Subject to credit approval. Rates are subject to change without notice.Brad Cluxton, Winter Park Sales Manager Cell: 407-325-9984 7250 Aloma Avenue, 407-679-7000 WHAT DOES A COACH AND A COMMERCIAL LOAN OFFICER HAVE IN COMMON?They both have a strong commitment to helping people attain their highest potential. Brad has been coaching central Floridas youth for decades, but did you know he can also help you reach your business goals with a commercial loan rate as low as 3.75% APR?* Let Brad handle your loan from start to nish with exceptional customer service AND a coachs commitment. The opportunity is great and the time is now. Find I LUV Winter Park merchandise and local art at ILUVParkAvenue.com407-539-3977 SENATOR | CONTINUED FROM PAGE 24 wood said. One day in August, Buchanans phone rang with a special or it, would grow again in Big Tree Buchanans crew started dig then coaxing the tree to grow its port, a crane and a tractor-trailer The new pond cypress tree tree since it got burned down and now theres a new one that got chanan wasnt. Up at his nursery again. Buchanan said thats how already growing on The Phoenixs spindly brown branches, reaching PHOTO BY ISAAC BABCOCK THE VOICEMay Frangoul, a fourth-grade student from Geneva Elementary, won a contest to name the tree with her name, The Phoenix, recalling the mythical bird that rises from the ashes of its predecessor. She spoke at the unveiling of the new pond cypress in Longwoods Big Tree Park.

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Page 26 Now at the Orange County History Center to the Orange County History Now through May 19 the 20th annual Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Raiders, The Village People and Now through April 6 Florida premiere of musical comedy rects as The Playhouse Trio lends playhouse.orgMarch 8 to April 28 HE SHE WE the exhibition abstract expressionist painter their unique partnership, and the sions. The exhibit will present March 9 Family Fun Day at Creald painting, photography and clay. org March 9 The 19th annual Taste of Oviedo celebrate east Orlando businesses and March 12 The Yale Spizzwinks(?) visit Brevard free history and the other toward the audiences a unique a cappella March 14 Eustis Museums Wine-A-Fare 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. As the only professional musical theatre in Central Florida and one of few le in the state, e Playhouse continues its tradition of producing highly entertaining and upliing musicals featuring professional actors and musicians. e Winter Park Playhouse is a 501(c) (3) non-prot charitable organization and is proudly associated with Actors Equity Association, the professional union of actors and stage managers. e seven (7) show Series includes:8 TRACK: THE SOUNDS OF THE 70sJune 21 30 & July 11 20, 2013 Preview: June 20Conceived by Rick Seeber; Musical Arrangements by Michael GribbinBoogie down through 10 years of groundbreaking music! This Baby Boomers dream come true is a fast-paced musical romp through one of the most impassioned decades of the 20th century and features the music of The Carpenters, Patti Labelle, Barry Manilow, Marvin Gaye, The Doobie Brothers, The Bee Gees, KC and the Sunshine Band, and many more! An infectious, joyous celebration!Minneapolis Star TribuneFOREVER PLAIDAugust 2 24, 2013 Preview: August 1Written and Originally Directed by Stuart RossJourney back to the 1950s when four young, eager male singers are miraculously revived for a posthumous chance to perform the show that never was, after being killed in a car crash on the way to their rst big concert! Featuring a collection of 30 hit songs from the decade! Letter perfect! Sweet, funny and thoroughly amusing. The New York Times Screamingly funny! Entirely enchanting, utterly entertaining! The New York Post I LOVE YOU, YOURE PERFECT, NOW CHANGESeptember 13 October 5, 2013 Preview: September 12Book & Lyrics by Joe DiPietro; Music by Jimmy RobertsBack by popular demand!! Dubbed Seinfeld set to music! this musical comedy exposes everything you have ever secretly thought about dating, romance, marriage, lovers, husbands, wives and in-laws, but were afraid to admit!! The 2nd longest running show OffBroadway! Hilarious! The most entertaining show on or off Broadway! Gannett Newspapers CRAZY FOR GERSHWIN!!!November 15 24 & December 5 14, 2013 Preview: November 14Conceived by Roy Alan; Narrative by Todd Allen Long; Musical Arrangements by Christopher LeavyTake a stroll down memory lane as we pay tribute to two of Americas most wellloved composers of all time, George and Ira Gershwin! This high-energy song and dance celebration will put a smile on your face and a song in your heart! Featuring a collection of Gershwin favorites, including Embraceable You, Ive Got a Crush on You, I Got Rhythm, Someone to Watch Over Me, and SWonderful! Who could ask for anything more?BREAKIN UP IS HARD TO DOJanuary 24 February 15, 2014 Preview: January 23Book by Erik Jackson and Ben H. Winters; Music by Neil Sedaka; Lyrics by Neil Sedaka, Howard Greeneld, and Phillip CodyRelive all the excitement and innocence of your rst kiss with this delightful, upbeat musical featuring the songs of hit songwriter Neil Sedaka. Set in a Catskills resort in 1960, this is the sweetly comic story of two friends from Brooklyn in search of romance over one wild Labor Day weekend. The score showcases 18 Sedaka classics, including Where the Boys Are, Sweet Sixteen, Calendar Girl, Love Will Keep Us Together, and the chart-topping title song.SISTERS OF SWING: THE STORY OF THE ANDREWS SISTERSMarch 7 29, 2014 Preview: March 6Written by Beth Gilleland and Bob Beverage; Musical Arrangements and Continuity by Raymond BergFollow the famous trio, LaVerne, Maxene and Patty Andrews, from their early days on the road through their rise as recording stars and entertaining American GIs overseas. The score features elegant harmonies and over twenty hit songs like Dont Sit Under the Apple Tree, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy and many more! a musical night to remember a knockout offering. The Albany Daily Gazette A personal, witty and poignant portrait Miami HeraldFORBIDDEN BROADWAYS GREATEST HITSApril 25 May 17 Preview: April 24Created and Written by Gerard AlessandriniLaugh out loud as Broadways greatest musical legends meet Broadways greatest satirist in this hilarious, loving, and endlessly entertaining tribute to some of the theatres greatest stars and songwriters. Consistently riotous! The New York Times Gut-bustingly funny! Its a Forbidden pleasure The New York PostFor more information on all shows call The Winter Park Playhouse box ofce at 407-645-0145 or visit www.winterparkplayhouse.org. The Winter Park Playhouse is located at 711 Orange Avenue, Suite C Winter Park, FL 32789.The Winter Park Playhouse Announces its 2013-2014 Series of Professional Musical Theatre Josh Garrick Culture worthy of your calendar Family Fun Day at Creald This week at Enzian1300 SOUTH ORLANDO AVE MAITLAND, FL 407-629-0054 WWW.ENZIAN.ORG @EnzianTheater Nominated for Five Academy Awards! 56 UP Fri-Sun 3:00, 6:30 Mon, Tue, Thu 6:30 Wed 9:30 only SOUND CITY Directed by Dave Grohl from Nirvana and Foo Fighters! Fri-Mon, Thu 9:45 Saturday Matinee Classics: SUNSET BOULEVARD Only $8/$5 for Members Sat 11:00 Cult Classics: SO I MARRIED AN AXE MURDERER Starring Mike Myers! Tue 9:30

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Page 27 Opinions Chris Jepson PerspectivesLouis Roney Play On! air. surprise, we were throwing a party that recall how glad I was to see The winter days are terribly short in the Steinway through the glass sliding doors in the with their two guitars and played and songs in Spanish. These guys are real pro entertainers, great show. stand around and chat while they sipped About Roney: HarvardDistinguished Prof, Em.UCF 2004 Fla. Alliance for the Arts award (Assisted by beautiful wife Joy Roney)Marriage means commitment. Of course, so does insanity. I laughingly suggested, Hes not dead, inwardly laugh. but expecting two people to be contracted question, to what end? That is a conunJepson is a 24-year resident of Florida. Hes scally conservative, socially liberal, likes art and embraces diversity of opinion. Reach him at Jepson@MEDIAmerica.USHes not dead Hes married. Lets party! when I put one Florida-bred foot into the North Sea, that was as far as my body went! EDITORIAL CARTOONS King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 4, 2013 King Features Weekly ServiceMarch 4, 2013

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