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Seminole beacon
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2010
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Volume 40, No. 2 March 15, 2018 www.TBNweekly.com VIEWPOINTS Tom GermondWhat a kid does in his bedroom, stays in the bedroom.... Page 15A. Features Bridal Guide . . . . . . . . . .10A Classi eds . . . . . . . . . .5-9B Community . . . . . . . . . .17A County . . . . . . . . . . .12-14A Entertainment . . . . . . .1-4, 10B Just for fun . . . . . . . . . . .2B Police . . . . . . . . . . . . .16A Professional Services . . . . . .7-9B Seminole . . . . . . . . . .3-4, 6A Viewpoints . . . . . . . . . . .15ACall 727-397-5563 For News & Advertising Pay raise PSTA board votes 9 to 4 in favor of 4 percent pay increase for CEO Brad Miller after evaluation ... Page 13A.The singer-songwriter to perform in Clearwater March 22. … Page 10A.David Bromberg to take the stage at the Capitol Theatre POLICE Child protection investigator chargedPinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri weighed in on a case during a press conference March 8, recommending a prison sentence for a former child protection investigator.... Page 16A.The city of Seminole’s annual Pow Wow Festival & Parade celebrated 50 years of festivities Pow Wow funPhotos by JIM LAYFIELDKarmelo Bates, 9, left, and Jaydon Bates, 7, hang on tight while riding the Sizzler at the 50th annual Pow Wow Festival & Parade March 10. The chamber’s annual race turns 25By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE In 1993, the 102nd Avenue Bridge opened, better connecting both sides of the Seminole community. To celebrate, nearly 2,000 runners gathered for a race across the bridge. Dubbed the Seminole Stampede, the following year, the race, which is presented by the Seminole Chamber of Commerce, was moved to Walsingham Park to celebrate the park's grand opening. Twenty- ve years later, the event is still going strong. "There's a lot of history in this race," said Donna Phelps-Leynse, the chamber's assistant director. This year's Seminole Stampede 5K Race and 1-mile Fun Run, celebrating its 25th anniversary, will take place Saturday, March 17, at Walsingham Park, 12620 102nd Ave. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The 5K race will begin at 8 a.m. with the 1-mile Fun Run directly following it. This is also the first year that the Seminole Stampede will open its certi ed and professionally timed 5K course to race and power walkers. "We're really excited about this," PhelpsLeynse said. "This is the rst year we're doing it, and it's just going to grow from here." Race and power walkers are often looking for events to participate in, so she expects this to be a draw for those athletes By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE After damages during Hurricane Irma, the City Council voted unanimously to replace four emergency generators at various city buildings during its Feb. 27 meeting. During the storm, generators located at the community building in Seminole City Park and Fire Station #30 were damaged beyond repair. Additionally, the long-term power outage that followed Irma's hit to the region revealed significant inadequacies in the generators at Seminole City Hall and Fire Station #31.The four generators are older, ranging in age from 15 to 19 years. Each of them utilizes aging technology, including transfer switches and wiring that restricts the power they're able to supply, said City Manager Ann Toney-Deal.While three of the new generators will provide full power to the two re stations and City Hall, the generator at the community building will only power the Parkview Room, kitchen, restrooms, Pinellas County Sheriff's Office substation, and the Public Works Department's storage and work area. The council authorized the city manager to expend $331,000 from the Public Works Department Operating Fund and $119,000 from the Fire Rescue Department Operating Funds for the purchases. Toney-Deal said the city has led a claim with FEMA in hopes of receiving funding for two of the generators. "There's a chance of possibly getting some FEMA money, but because the storm was so large, it could be a long time before we know the answer to that," she said. The city is piggybacking on a contract between the Palm Beach County School District and TAW Power Systems, Inc. for the purchase. Mayor Leslie Waters added that when budget discussions take place later this year, the council should "make generators priority conversation." Seminole StampedeCity to replace damaged generators By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE The Pow Wow Festival & Parade, the city of Seminole's oldest and largest event, will celebrate its 50th anniversary March 9-11. Over three days, thousands of Seminole-area residents attended the festival, which featured a carnival midway at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center and offered a variety of rides, food, games, entertainment and activities. The annual Pow Wow Parade took place March 10 along 113th Street North and featured about 70 units representing local businesses, civic groups, nonpro t organizations, schools, churches and youth groups. The weekend kicked off with a special performance by The Black Honkeys Friday night, with bands taking the stage Saturday as well. Other Pow Wow Festival activities included a reworks display Saturday night, and Sunday's Family Fun Day with Mascot Mania, Bubble Soccer, the Seminole Kiwanis Club Fire Truck Pull, a Soccer Dog Show and more. More photos ... Page 4A. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Pow Wow Festival & Parade, the Seminole City Council rode a special Pow Wow-themed oat during the March 10 parade. See STAMPEDE, page 3A WEDDINGS Here comes the TBN Bridal GuideThe March edition of Tampa Bay Newspapers' Bridal Guide showcases the recently wedded in Pinellas and Pasco counties, and will offer wedding planning tips, tricks and recommendations from local experts.… Page 10A. At the box of ce"Tomb Raider," starring Alicia Vikander, to open this week. Other movies hitting theaters include "Love, Simon," "I Can Only Imagine" and "Allure."... 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Seminole 3A Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 STAMPEDE, from page 1A both in the Seminole area and beyond. Already, she's had more than 50 sign up speci cally in that category of participants. The chamber has also increased the number of local vendors many of them also sponsors of the event setting up at the race. Roger Edelman, chamber president, said, "With the addition of the walkers, and the vendor tables growing each year this is a family-oriented fun morning to come out enjoy."Phelps-Leynse said there are still opportunities for businesses to sponsor the Seminole Stampede or register as a vendor. "It's a great way to get your business out there," she said. "Plus, it gives people something to do while they're waiting for the race to start, and after the race while waiting for the awards." Vendor cost is $200 per table. The race's title sponsor is Allen Sports Center. Other sponsors are E. Reese Funeral Home, Hand and Stone Massage, PDQ, Pinch A Penny, Relief at Hand, and Waste Management. Jet's Pizza will throw a party for the class or group with the most participants. Cost to register for the 5K race is $25 per person, and $15 per person for the 1-mile Fun Run. Awards will be given in various age categories. To register, make checks to: Seminole Chamber of Commerce, 7777 131st St. N., Ste. 1, Seminole, FL 33776. Participants can also register online at www.active.com/ seminole-fl/running/distancerunning-races/25th-annualseminole-stampede-2018 Call 727-392-3245 for more information.Photos SUBMITTEDParticipants receive their medals after a past Seminole Stampede. This year's race, set for Saturday, March 17, celebrates the event's 25th anniversary. A participant in a past Seminole Stampede brings his four-legged friends along for the run. 031518 MV#3202 More Savings at: Seminolegarage.com OIL CHANGES $18955W20, 5W30, 10W30 Only. Most cars & light trucks. 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4A Seminole Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 Pow Wow Festival & Parade London, 5, front, and Aveyah, 4, both of Seminole, ride an ATV at the Pow Wow Festival.Photos by JIM LAYFIELDThe Seminole Fire Rescue Honor Guard carried the ags during the Pow Wow Parade March 10. The Seminole High School Warhawks, above, and Osceola Fundamental High School marching bands performed during the Pow Wow Parade, providing musical entertainment for onlookers. Alexandra Schumann, 3, Seminole, rides the carousel with her dad, Davi, during the Pow Wow Festival. The costumed crew from Joto's Pizza greets parade-goers during the Pow Wow Parade. Students, parents and staff from Orange G rove Elementary School participated in the Pow Wow Parade. Left, Abey Coll, 12, left, and Sammy Noser, 12, both of Seminole, toss ping pong balls in an attempt to win gold sh at the Pow Wow Festival. Abey won three. Right, Emma Mason, 8, Seminole, wins a prize on the Junior Striker at the Pow Wow Festival.

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5A Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 031518 Expires 3/20/18 Exp. 3/20/18 SEMINOLE What a difference time makes. Back in the 50s Park Boulevard was a dirt road going through pasture land. It was around then the Seminole First Baptist Church was built and by all accounts it was a modest place of worship. As time went on and Seminole grew, so did the church. In the '60s and '70s there were additions made to the building, and in 1973 a new permanent sanctuary was built fronting on Park Blvd. The growth didn't stop there. As the needs of the congregation grew it meant the church had to keep pace. In the early '80s an office and education center was built, then in the '90s more renovations took place. In the mid-'90s they bought the old Seminole Library, on Johnson Blvd., and turned it into a youth and activities building. Now, in one of the biggest moves ever, the church has grown again. Late last year, by happenstance, a church member discovered the Boy Scout building, just to the rear of the church, was being vacated and the Boy Scouts were preparing to list it for sale. Before it even hit the open market the church bought the building, and according to Pastor Mike Mott, it has provided the church with the space and convenience it needs to ful ll its ministries. "We had begun preparing for a spiritual growth campaign, 40 Days of Prayer," he said. "We really sensed that this was something God was doing, part of the providence of God." "It has provided us with a lot more room and it completes the parcel of land and makes us far more visible," Mott said. The Boy Scout building, which is now called the Heart Building by the church, fronts onto Johnson Boulevard across from the new Seminole Town Center. The sanctuary itself is on Park Boulevard so the church has it covered from one side to the other on the outside. However, it is inside where the building is having its biggest impact. "We moved our offices out of our main facility into the Heart Building so we have all the pastoral of ces here, clerical and so on," said Mott. "There is a large work space and a large conference room; we already have some Bible study groups that meet here." The new building means that the much larger main building, which contains the Worship Center itself, won't have to be opened to accommodate smaller groups. It also allows older people better access to the ground oor meeting rooms; they no longer need to climb stairs. Meanwhile, a primary focus was to completely renovate the children's wing in the main building. It had been used as a pre-school for 30 years but that changed. Church of cials decided to vacate it, gut it and renovate it. The work was nished in 2018. The wing still contains classrooms, eight of them in fact, which accommodate children from newborn to 5th grade for Bible study, life groups and children's church. Pastor Mott re ects on where the church has come from. "Where we are now was once the property of the Johnson family, in fact the Boy Scout building was built with the assistance of Jesse Johnson's family," he said. "The family had orange groves and businesses along here." "Back in those days the church, as small as it was, started as a mission of the 5th Avenue Baptist Church in St. Petersburg. We formed our own church here in 1969; we're coming up on our 50th anniversary." And what an anniversary it will be with the massive renovations to the main church and the acquisition of what is now the Heart Building. "We called it the Heart Building because our motto for the year ahead is Have a Heart for Seminole," he said. "That's our theme for the year but it will always be something before us, it will remain an operating principle." For the pastor there is only one answer as to what made this all happen. "We're very excited about it in seeing the hand of God in providing this for us," he said. "Over 20 years ago people had a vision for this and now we can see God's hand in it." PAID ADVERTISEMENT Spurred by growth, Seminole First Baptist Church expands! 031518 Having a ‘Heart for Seminole’ OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY, MARCH 18 12:30-2:30pmWe will have a bounce house, sandwiches, chips and drinks, appetizers and desserts as you tour the facility. 11045 Park Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772  727-392-7729 Come Visit Our Retail Store! 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6A Seminole Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 Around SeminoleGFWC Pinellas Seminole Woman’s Club to host fundraiserSEMINOLE The GFWC Pinellas Seminole Woman's Club will host an afternoon of games and cards Wednesday, March 14, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Freedom Square, Roskamp Auditorium, 7800 Liberty Lane. This event features snacks and a light lunch provided by Freedom Square. Cost is $8 per person. Proceeds support the club. For more information or tickets, call Pat at 727-709-3778.SPC Seminole to host open houseSEMINOLE St. Petersburg College's Seminole campus, 9200 113th St. N., will host an open house Wednesday, March 21, 2 to 6 p.m. Prospective students can tour campus, explore clubs and campus life, and discover degree options. Visit why.spc.edu/explore for more information.Register for co-ed ag football SEMINOLE The city of Seminole Recreation Division is hosting an eight-week co-ed ag football season April 2 June 13 at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N. This is an instructional league that teaches the fundamentals of ag football and guarantees playing time for all participants. Both Junior League (ages 7-9) and Senior League (ages 10-12) practice on Monday evenings and play games on Wednesday nights. Cost is $50 for members and $75 for nonmembers if registered before March 17, or $70 for members and $105 for nonmembers after that date.Mandatory skills evaluations will be held for the Junior League Monday, March 19, 6:30 p.m., and for the Senior League Wednesday March 21, 6:30 p.m. More information is available online at www.quickscores.com/ getseminole or www.myseminole.com, or by calling 727-391-8345.Commissioner Morroni to speak at USEM meetingSEMINOLE The USEM Community Association welcomes County Commissioner John Morroni as its guest speaker Thursday, March 22, 7 p.m., at Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church, 8505 113th St. N. Morroni will provide information about major items to be addressed by the Pinellas County Commission this year. Attendees also will be able to ask questions. This event is free and open to the public. Call 727-392-3082 for more information.Business consultant to visit chamberSEMINOLE Yolanda Cowart with Pinellas County Economic Development will be at the Seminole Chamber of Commerce, 7777 131st St. N., Suites 7-8, the second and fourth Wednesday of each month or by appointment. Call 727-392-3245 for more information.Kiwanis Club meets weeklySEMINOLE The Kiwanis Club of Seminole meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N.All are welcome to attend. For more information, email kiwanisclubofseminole@gmail.com. Rotary Club to meetSEMINOLE The Rotary Club of Seminole meets weekly on Wednesdays at noon at the Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. Email pstock sch@hotmail.com for more information.Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meets weeklySEMINOLE Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meets Tuesdays, 6:15 to 7:30 p.m., at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N. Guests ages 18 and older are welcome. This event is free and open to the public. This personal development program is ideal for supervisors and leaders or those aspiring to learn vital leadership and communication skills. Contact Dennis Hamel at 727-374-2612 or visit www.seminolespc. toastmastersclubs.org.Civil Air Patrol Oakhurst Cadet Squadron meets weeklySEMINOLE The Civil Air Patrol Oakhurst Cadet Squadron meets Tuesday nights at Oakhurst Methodist Church, 13400 Park Blvd. N. 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10A Bridal Guide Dealing with wedding stress TO HAVE AND TO HOLD Tampa Bay Newspapers Bridal GuideAsk an expert Ricard Blanken and Beth Holly  February 3, 2018  Sand Key  Jerry Lukas Photography Laura Lynn Susdorf and Nick Reynolds  March 18, 2017  Tampa Bay Watch  VR Vision Photography How we met ƒ Love stories from Tampa Bay It was 1975, the beginning of the “happy hour” events at bars /lounges, in Bloom eld Hills, Michigan. I was meeting co-workers for a drink at happy hour. The most centrally-located for everyone’s drive home was the Holiday Inn lounge on Telegraph Road. This nice looking man in a three-piece suit comes up and asks to see my ID. I’m so embarrassed because I think he is the manager and he is carding me because he thinks I’m underage! Michigan law had dropped to 18 to drink, then went back to 21. I was an “old 22,” so I’m abbergasted that he thinks I’m underage. I immediately hand him my drivers license, and he walks away. Again, I think he thinks it’s a fraud. He returns, hands it back and says, “Okay Jill, here you go. Now that I have your name and address, how about your phone number, because I would really like to go out with you!” I was so red faced, I said no. He kept insisting on asking, so I nally gave in, thinking okay, I’ll go out with this guy and that will be the end. We were married for almost 32 years when he passed away. “OkJill Jill and John Weishaupt Wedding planning can be stressful from the get-go. When couples sit down to begin planning, what initial steps would you recommend they take to tackle it head on? I recommend rst sitting down with your partner to determine your list of shared priorities. It's important to remember that a wedding is the rst symbol of your shared life together, and both partners' feelings and desires should be considered. This list will be helpful to refer to as plans evolve and can serve as a guide to stay on track in terms of budget, guest list and other important details. Next step is to get organized, and set clear expectations with your partner on who is responsible for which items. Find what tool works best for the both of you. There are numerous free resources available online to help with planning and knowing what to expect in the process. Hiring a wedding planner is an option that can alleviate some of the planning and stress while lending professional insight.Family dynamics can wreak havoc when planning for the big day. What are some coping mechanisms you would recommend when it comes to dealing with family expectations?Family dynamics and differing expectations during wedding planning are some of the most common stressors. One way to lessen the strain is to set expectations early with key family members regarding what they want and what you and your partner are and are not willing to accommodate. Be clear with your family on what your goals and wishes are for your wedding and why they are important to you both as a couple. Figure out your boundaries and be clear in sticking to them. If family members are contributing nancially then decide if their requests are going to be honored or not as part of that contribution. Most women have a dream wedding. When the dream can’t meet reality, how would you help brides deal with the disappointment?Try to focus less on the details of the event being perfect and more on what the meaning of the event signi es for you and your spouse-to-be. Shift your focus and thoughts to gratitude and keeping perspective on what is truly important that you are marrying the person you love!How important is self-care during wedding planning? And what self-care techniques might a bride choose?Like any other life changing event, self-care is integral throughout the wedding planning process. Learning and practicing relaxation, mindfulness and meditation skills are especially useful. Mindfulness is an awareness that arises through paying attention to the present moment non-judgmentally. This is an especially useful tool for brides in preventing any wedding day anxiety from taking over and interfering with enjoying the wedding day that she's worked so hard to plan. Mindfulness skills can help the bride to be truly present and engaged in this momentous occasion and to savor all the joys that come with the day.What communication tips might you have for couples who are planning their big day ?This goes back to the beginning and setting expectations together including what role you expect your spouse to play in the planning process. A common complaint of brides is lack of involvement of husbands while husbands often say they don't know how to help. Other couples may struggle if both are involved but have different visions and desires. Planning a wedding can be an early test of communication and compromise skills for a marriage. Using "I feel" statements is a way to clearly communicate what is important for you through the process. Determine who will be responsible for which aspects of planning, or if you will be doing it together, how will you balance it. If you nd that planning is causing tension and con ict, then it might be an opportune time to invest in a few pre-marital counseling sessions to help improve communication and con ict management skills.Dr. Brittany Carswell is a licensed psychologist specializing in individual and couples therapy for adults. 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12A County Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018Welch wants to revitalize Small Business Enterprise Program By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersCLEARWATER The Board of Pinellas County Commissioners created a race and gender neutral Small Business Enterprise Program in 2002. Since that time, it has not lived up to expectations. At a March 1 work session, commissioners discussed some of the reasons the program had "underperformed," including lack of resources, lack of priority and a culture that favors the norm. Commission Chair Ken Welch would like to solve the problems that keep the program from succeeding. "This is one of my priorities this year," he said. He said the county and school board were "major economic drivers," with Penny for Pinellas pumping up to $2 billion into the local economy. The county's day-to-day procurement activities add to the available business opportunities for small businesses. Welch would like to see those opportunities be available to the broadest group, including womenowned, minority-owned and veteran-owned small businesses. Welch said he was asking for the Commission's consensus to make a plan and allocate resources to the SBE Program. Mike Meidel, director of Economic Development, talked about the history of discrimination in Tampa Bay, including Hillsborough County and Tampa. Pinellas County has been cited. St. Petersburg, Tampa and Hillsborough County, as well as the Hillsborough Aviation Authority and Tampa and the Aviation Authority have conducted disparity studies as long ago as 1999 and as recently as 2015. Pinellas has never conducted such a study. He said St. Petersburg was considering doing another study and suggested if the Commission was interested, maybe the county could work with the city to do its own study. The projected cost is $300,000 and it would take about two years. Because the county has no data, it doesn't know if its procurement practices are discriminatory. And since the county doesn't issue business licenses, it has no way to track how many minority businesses might be located in Pinellas. County Administrator Mark Woodard said Pinellas had not conducted a study in the past because it had never been cited Screenshot by SUZETTE PORTERPinellas County Commission Chair Ken Welch outlined goals to enhance the Small Business Enterprise Program during a March 1 work session. See WELCH, page 13A 010418 Rich SELLS the Beaches, Seminole, Clearwater, Belleair & Surrounding Areas! 73 Sales and Over $27 Million in Closed Sales Volume for 2017!Top 1% in Sales in Pinellas County!031518Call Rich Rippetoeat 727-902-1437To View Today!Experience Counts ... 28 Years In The Business! Rich Rippetoe Sun Vista Realty727-902-1437 RichRippetoe@gmail.com www.BeachRealEstatePro.comBELLEAIR BEACH GULF FRONT SW CORNER CONDO! Sleek, Sophisticated & Urbane! 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County 13A Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018for discrimination. He said studies usually come after a violation. He said the county could skip the study and model its program after governments that had done one. He said the program could open up opportunities for small businesses to get major contracts and would open up opportunities for all businesses in the county. Welch said he would like to learn more about best practices being used by other counties. He likes the concept of hiring a consultant to do a study of methods that could be used in Pinellas. Meidel said he had a spreadsheet comparing programs in other counties, but it didn't include all the information needed. They also include other counties in their program, whereas Pinellas would like to concentrate on businesses within its borders. Purchasing Director Joe Lauro said only a few small businesses owned by women, minorities or veterans received contracts through the county. There is an effort to award contracts to locally owned businesses in Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco and Manatee counties. The question is how to make small rms, those with 50 employees or less and have average sales of $2 million or less, aware that the county could have business for them. There also is the need for insurance and bonding for some contracts that small businesses may not be able to afford. Limitations to the program include an inability to track small businesses based on race or gender. Meidel said since 2002 the SBE program had not really been staffed, so there had been no resources to do outreach. Woodard said better collaboration could be done between purchasing and Economic Development, but Purchasing would need more resources to handle the paperwork. Staff has outlined several goals to improve the program, including increased awareness and marketing of opportunities. They would like to use an online service that connects businesses with government agencies and allows bids to be input directly into the system, as well as other methods to market the program, including holding workshops. They want to be able to accurately identify supplier diversity in contracts awarded, and the ability to monitor and accurately account for program activity. In addition, staff would like to hire a consultant to "benchmark" the county against neighboring jurisdictions and national standards, and to identify best practices and recommend changes. They also would like to reduce minimum insurance requirements for small businesses. Lastly, staff recommends consideration of more staff in Economic Development and Purchasing to market the program and process procurement related work from the SBE Program. Estimated costs include $25,000 to purchase a software program with $5,000 annual maintenance and service charges; $25,000 for a consultant; and $168,000 in staff costs, including $59,399 for a procurement analyst in Purchasing, $62,299 for a senior business assistant specialist and $46,500 for a business assistant specialist in Economic Development. To further expand the program toward woman-owned, minority-owned businesses and others, the county would need to conduct the disparity study to prove there is a need. Meidel said similar jurisdictions with an expanded program require up to seven full time employees. "There is a clear challenge before us without the disparity study," he said, adding that he would like staff to present options at a March 13 work session. Welch supports getting the software package, which he said might show the county doesn't need the disparity study, although he would like to conduct one since it has never been done. He also supports hiring a consultant to do the benchmarking, identify best practices and make recommendations. Commissioner Dave Eggers also supports conducting the diversity study and suggested partnering the School Board and city of St. Petersburg. Commissioner Karen Seel would like to host a roundtable discussion with the county's partners. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. She can be reached at sporter@TBNweekly.com. WELCH, from page 12A By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersST. PETERSBURG PSTA Board members voted, 9-4, Feb. 28 to accept the performance evaluation for CEO Brad Miller and the Personnel Committee's recommendation for a pay increase of 4 percent. Board members Dave Eggers, Bill Jonson, Brian Scott and Joshua Shulman voted no. Board member Joe Barkley, who also is a commissioner for Belleair Bluffs, explained the rationale for a 4 percent pay increase, saying it was a way to "catch up on prior years," when Miller had received pay increases less than "comparable peers," as well as other PSTA employees. Personnel Committee members also are concerned about the potential loss of revenue should voters approve a third homestead exemption in November, which could mean no money for future pay raises. Barkley said the Personnel Committee had unanimously approved the recommendation for the 4 percent pay hike. Jonson, who also is Clearwater's Vice-Mayor, asked about the report from the Personnel Committee's Jan. 31 meeting that showed the average of 12 board members' recommendations for a compensation adjustment of only 3.58 percent. He asked if a lower pay increase along with giving Miller a lump sum to make up for past years had been discussed. Eggers, who admitted he had "rated Brad on the low side," expressed concern about how PSTA might handle a loss of revenue in the future. PSTA already is at its maximum millage rate of .7500. Eggers, who also serves on the County Commission, said the Board wasn't taking into account the issue of declining transit nationwide. He wants to see more action on ways to decrease costs, such as a hiring freeze. Eggers said he could not support a pay raise of more than 3 percent. Shulman, a resident of St. Petersburg, said Miller received a 4 percent increase last year, as a way to catch up. He said he was inclined toward a 3 percent or 3.5 percent increase this year. "I don't see how this is a relevant discussion," said Board Chair Janet Long, pointing out that Miller had received a low increase in past years and that it would take several years to make up for that. Jonson asked if the Personnel Committee had compared Miller's salary to any others, as the only information was a comparison to HART's CEO. Barkley said he had no further information. HART's prior CEO received $183,248 when she resigned and was due for a pay increase in 2017. The interim CEO earns $180,000. With the approval Feb. 28, Miller's annual salary will increase to $192,185. He had been making $184,792. His average compensation adjustments in prior years starting in 2011 had been 1.1 percent. Jonson said he shared other board members' opinion that significant improvements had been made by Miller; however, ridership is declining. He recommended a 3 percent increase plus a lump sum payment. The January ridership report showed a continuing decline with a 9 percent drop compared to last year and an 8.1 percent decline year-to-date. "That's not of Miller's making," Jonson said, "But I don't understand the recommendation to give more this time because we won't have the money if the homestead passes. We'll have to live with this in the future."Forward Pinellas appointmentA second divisive discussion came with the appointment of Long to the Forward Pinellas Board. "I'd like to have somebody like Brian Scott who has a different perspective. I'd like to see more diversity," Eggers said. Scott is a citizen-member of the PSTA Board representing the county. Eggers said a non-elected of cial would not have the same involvement with PSTA CEO receives pay raise after performance evaluationLong’s appointment to Forward Pinellas sparks discussion See PSTA, page 14A 727-596-2995  WeSellPinellas.com081017 America’s Leading Discount Real Estate Company WeWill Sell Your Home For As Low As$2,995!PAID AT CLOSING *James McGathey HD Vest Advisor, Securities offered through H.D. Vest Investment Services SM. 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The home is structurally superior for maximum integrity. 5 Bedroom / 4.5 Bath St. Pete Beach $4,040,000 SOLD SOLD SOLD Waterfront home around the corner from John's Pass and open waters of the Gulf. Wonderful water views. 26'x11' dock. 2 Bedroom / 2 Bath Madeira Beach $430,000 SOLD Sandy HartmannKeller Williams Seminole/Sandy Hartmann & AssociatesDeb Schnitzler and Donna BartoliCentury 21 Real Estate Champions Coldwell Banker recognizes efforts of top sales associates & teamsColdwell Banker Residential Real Estate's Belleair and Clearwater Beach of ces recently recognized the following independent sales associates and teams for their effort in January 2018. Terry Tillung was the sales associate with the highest number of new listings and highest volume of new contracts. Michelle Chenault sold the most properties. Within the Thorn Collection, Sara Borger was the top sales agent in units and volume, while Leslie Gerlach was the top listing agent.Klein & Heuchan sells of ce condominiumDUNEDIN Klein & Heuchan Inc. recently represented Jim & Christina Watt, the sellers, in the sale of 1022 Main Street, Unit K, in Dunedin. The buyer was Law Digs LLC. This 1,407-square-foot of ce condominium is located in the Heritage Oaks Of ce Park. The sale price was $217,000. Steven Klein of Klein & Heuchan Inc. represented the seller in this transaction. "Demand for of ce, retail, and industrial space in the north county is very strong with pricing being quite high," said Mark Klein, president and CEO of Klein & Heuchan Inc. Michelle Chenault Leslie Gerlach Sara Borger Terry Tillung Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Belleair and the Beaches agents have been busy supporting local charities through the Coldwell Banker Cares Foundation. Above left: A $1,500 check is presented to Pam Ora and Candi Hagler, on behalf of Habitat for Humanity, by Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Belleair agents Margaret Jones and Margie Pretzman. Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Clearwater Beach agent Terry Tillung, for the Hammers and Heels project, made this request. Also joining in the presentation is Debra McMillen, managing broker for Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate/Belleair and the Beaches. Above right: Jones presents a $1,500 check to Susan Murbach of the Clearwater Free Clinic which offers medical services to the underinsured and low-income families. Physicians and medical personnel all donate their time and expertise. Below: Pretzman presents a $500 check to Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Belleair agent Susie Jinks who was representing the Dysautonomia Foundation, which educates medical professionals about this often-misdiagnosed dysfunction of the nervous system. This donation was requested by Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Belleair agents Dana Ford, Patty Rilling and Susie Jinks.Coldwell Banker Cares

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14A County Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018Tampa Bay Area Regional Transportation Authority or other agencies. Long, who is a county commissioner, represents PSTA on the TBARTA Board. She chairs the Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council. She also chairs PSTA's Executive Committee, Legislative Committee, Nominating Committee and Personnel Committee. Jonson, who is the PSTA representative leaving the Forward Pinellas board, said in the past, there had been problems getting people to serve. He too would like to see more people involved.Patricia Johnson, Pinellas Park councilwoman, isn't comfortable with Long filling so many positions. "I think maybe we should be opening them up to other people," she said. Barkley added that five people had offered to represent PSTA on Forward Pinellas. John Tornga, Dunedin's vice-mayor, defended Long's appointment, saying PSTA's representative needed to have a "deep background" in PSTA. David Banther, Tarpon Springs' vice-mayor, also stood up for Long, saying she "represents all the county." A motion and second had already been made when Eggers tried to nominate Scott for the position. Alan Zimmet, PSTA general counsel, said the board needed to vote on the pending motion. The vote was taken and Long was appointed to Forward Pinellas, 11-2, with Eggers and Johnson voting no. In other business, board members voted unanimously to approve a resolution in support of the Regional Transit Feasibility plan and a revised Memorandum of Understanding. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. She can be reached at sporter@TBNweekly.com. PSTA, from page 13A County newsPinellas County to host meeting on beach nourishment project INDIAN SHORES Coastal residents are invited to learn about the upcoming Sand Key and Treasure Island beach nourishment project at a public meeting Wednesday, March 28, 6-7:30 p.m., at the Indian Shores Municipal Facility,19305 Gulf Blvd. in Indian Shores. The meeting will provide an overview of the project and project timetable. Representatives from the county and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will answer questions about the project, which is scheduled to begin in mid-April. Sand placement will begin on Treasure Island beaches. The project will then move north to Sand Key at North Redington Beach and continue northward along the beaches to Clearwater.Beach nourishment bene ts the community by providing increased storm protection for property owners and recreational opportunities for beach visitors. It also creates important habitat for shorebirds and nesting sea turtles.For more information about the Sand Key and Treasure Island 2018 beach nourishment project, visit www.pinellascounty.org/environment/ coastalmngmt/sandkey.htm.PSTA, HART seek testers for mobile ticketing appST. PETERSBURG The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority and the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority are currently seeking the public's help in better testing Flamingo Fares, a new transit mobile ticketing application and smartcard system, before its nal release later this year. PSTA and HART along with transit systems in Pasco, Sarasota, and Hernando counties have agreed to adopt Flamingo Fares as the regional fare collection system, which will allow riders to use a single payment method for travel on any of the participating transit systems. Recruitment for the testing phase is now open and will run through midApril. Hillsborough and Pinellas counties are each seeking 200 participants interested in testing the application and smartcard. Willing participants and can apply at either psta.net/FlamingoTesters or gohart.org/ amingotesters depending on the county in which they primarily ride. Selected participants will receive an email within two weeks of submitting their application with instructions and next steps. "We're looking for riders who are excited to be among the rst group of people to see Flamingo Fares in its full form," said Brad Miller, PSTA CEO. "This innovative app is going to change the way people experience transit in Tampa Bay and across the region." 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Viewpoints 15A Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018The Tampa Bay Rays want a new stadium to replace 28-year-old Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg. But like many professional sports teams these days, they aren't going to a group of investors or running to the bank to nance the multimillion-dollar project. Instead, they are going to the government to see how much money they can wring out of taxpayers rst. If the thought of billionaire sports owners getting a helping hand from the government sounds ridiculous well, it is. But over the last 17 years, 36 pro teams have made improvements to existing stadiums or built new ones at a cost of $3.2 billion to hardworking taxpayers. Thankfully, we have seen real momentum in the Sunshine State to do away with this unfair arrangement that favors the well-connected, rarely delivers a return on investment, and leaves taxpayers on the hook for millions in hidden taxes and debt. State Rep. Bryan Avila of Hialeah, and state Sen. Tom Lee of Thonotosassa, sponsored legislation earlier this year to repeal the Florida Sports Development Fund, a slush fund that allows the state to hand out millions in taxpayer subsidies to professional sports teams. Although the measure failed, Florida politicians must continue their work to end the unfair practice of corporate welfare. Supporters of taxpayer subsidies claim they are necessary to keep teams from leaving for greener pastures, and that they help boost the local economy and create jobs. Years of research has found that such lofty promises are rarely met. The Brookings Institution found "no discernible positive relationship between sports facilities and local economic development, income growth or job creation." And because of the eye-popping price tag for many of these facilities, today's generation ends up paying for the previous generation's spendthrift ways. Roger Noll, an economist at Stanford University, recently found that taxpayers in Oakland and St. Louis are still paying off the debt incurred to nance work on stadiums to lure the Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams away from Los Angeles decades ago. By the way, the Raiders are leaving Oakland while the Rams have already left St. Louis. We are well on our way toward saddling tomorrow's generation with a mountain of debt here in Florida unless things change. One estimate found that for some of the costly expansion projects under the Florida Sports Development Fund, recipients could receive up to $90 million in taxpayer funds over 30 years. It's just one of the many reasons why Rep. Avila is right about wanting to turn off the taxpayer spigot. But if we are really going to make a dent in slowing down the taxpayer gravy train, undoing sweetheart deals allowing team owners to buy public land at massive discounts must also stop. That's why the two lawmakers have also introduced legislation to prevent owners from purchasing public land for the development of a sports facility without meeting strict fair market value requirements. In some ways, these proposals are designed not only to protect taxpayers, but to save politicians from themselves. Consider what's been taking place between neighboring Pinellas and Hillsborough counties, which found themselves in a bidding war trying to entice using taxpayer dollars the Rays to build a new ballpark in their backyards to replace the Trop. According to reports, the price tag for the new stadium will run close to $600 million. Don't be surprised if the Rays continue holding out to see how much of the cost they can foist on taxpayers before approaching investors or digging into their own pockets. Opposing stadium subsidies and unfair arrangements between owners and public of cials doesn't mean we can't continue rooting for our favorite teams. Instead, it means restoring fairness to a broken and abused process and saying no to a bad economic bet that will only leave my generation to pick up the tab. Demetrius Minor is the Florida coalitions director for Generation Opportunity.Special Olympics embraces the spirit of inclusionEditor: Blending sport with culture and education, the Olympic Games celebrates the boundless joy found in effort and universal respect. As I watched the Winter Olympic Games over the last few weeks, and witnessed hundreds of Team USA athletes supporting each other in the pursuit of their full potential, I found myself re ecting on what their achievements mean to us back home. Here in Florida, the achievements of these athletes inspire thousands more who dream to represent their communities as they compete at the highest levels. For these athletes, individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, the Olympic Games represent the spirit of inclusion, which drives them on the Road to Gold. Florida is home to more than 44,000 Special Olympics athletes, 200 of whom will soon travel to Seattle to represent our state in the Special Olympics USA Games. Many compete in multiple sports, from basketball and soccer to bowling, gymnastics and more. These athletes are champions, like those who compete at the Winter Olympic Games, and have not only overcome signi cant challenges to make great strides in their physical abilities, but also to become champions for their communities. Every year, athletes from across Florida join forces with their neighbors to raise funds for initiatives that celebrate inclusion, making it possible for all to experience the inclusion and satisfaction that come from physical activities. Along with support from Procter & Gamble, local law enforcement and rst responders, and professional athletes and sports organizations, our athletes spent several weeks sharing their stories with customers in more than 780 Florida Publix stores, continuing a 45-year tradition that started when Publix Founder George Jenkins wrote a check to send our athletes to their rst national games. If Mr. Jenkins could see our athletes now, he would see athletes and communities whose values are truly aligned with the spirit of Olympic values. He would see inclusive communities where those with intellectual and developmental disabilities are offered the same chances to inspire others as the Olympic athletes who inspire us now. He would see athletes who give their all on the eld, in their education and work, and in their communities as ambassadors for all. And, he would see communities who take the time, just a few minutes in their visit to the grocery store, to make a small contribution that is part of a much larger Olympic movement to build a peaceful and better world. On behalf of all the Special Olympics Florida athletes, their families, coaches and the volunteers and staff who support them, we wish to thank you for being a symbol of friendship and unity. Thank you for lighting the torch for Special Olympics Florida. Sherry Wheelock president & CEO Special Olympics Florida I'm fed up with telephone calls from salespersons who ring me with offers to sell me this or sign me up for that. It's time to ght back. Following are some replies you may wish to unleash against these peddlers and pitchmen when they call. 1. Don't hang up and don't interrupt. I've recorded your phone number, and that will allow me to discover your home address or place of business. My nickname is Muggsy. Me and my two brothers were released from prison last week. We are tailors for the Mob. We do horrible things with scissors and sewing machines to people like you who don't pay up on time or who make obnoxious phone calls to innocent citizens. As of 60 seconds ago we have put a permanent wiretap on your phone. If you make one more unsolicited call from now until the day you die, we will nd you and stitch your grandmother's initials on your forehead and also on the nal section of your urinary system. And the needles we use will be rusty ones infected with lockjaw germs. If you don't believe every word I've said, just call me back. Right away. And then catch the next plane for Australia. However, our af liates will be waiting there for you. 2. Hello, caller? It's 3 a.m., and your phone number and address are showing on my TV screen, and in six of my digital les. My name is Legosi. You may have heard of my great-uncle Bela or have seen some of his movies. I own the Spooky-Doo No-Escape Psychic Service. We predict the imminent death of every salesperson who accidentally calls us. You are today's lucky (actually, unlucky) caller. Our Eternal Algorithm Generator, right here beside me, shows your name, face and date of birth, and the fact that two hours from now you will die painfully from a random prolapse of your cranial gidget. We allow the two hours so that you can call your spouse and/or sales supervisor. You cannot escape, you sel sh, inconsiderate swine. 3. And a friendly hello to you, too. You've reached the Internal Revenue Service in Washington, D.C. We're delighted you called. No, we don't want to buy a vacuum cleaner or visit Myrtle Beach for a week. But our computers indicate this is not a wasted call. They show the name and location of your company, and they reveal that you owe the IRS $83,449 in unpaid back taxes. Please don't deny it. We've got you dead to rights, and lying to us is a federal offense that could land you in the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for 18 months. Our agents will be on your doorstep two days from now. Can you hear me? Please stop crying. I didn't mean to frighten you. But perhaps this will help you and your colleagues to stop making your !@#!!&% unsolicited phone calls at every hour of the day and night. 4. Hi there, big fella. This is Lotta Peaches at the Edge-of-Wetness Escort Service. I bet you didn't expect to hear a sexy female's voice when you called, hoping to get me to switch my TV service to whichever one you use. But now I've got your name and number for keeps, y'know? Your wife, the local cops, the phone company and the minister of your church will be thrilled to learn that you've been making night-time sales pitches to high-class hookers. But I'm a businesswoman, okay? And I can be forgetful. If you could send me an envelope containing six portraits of Ben Franklin, this little chat of ours could simply slip my mind. Okay, big guy? *** I'm not suggesting that any of my readers actually use these foregoing comments, one or two of which may be illegal. But I'm sure you can concoct your own heartfelt responses to the junk phone calls from these peddlers. Or just fall back on that all-time effective response to an unwanted caller: "I solly. No spikka da Inglish." Bob Driver’s email address is tralee71@ comcast.net.What a kid’s imagination can doWhen I was 10 years old, I sent a lot of toy soldiers to their graves. Nobody ever questioned my sanity. After all, what I did in my bedroom stayed in my bedroom. Blame it on the Sears toy catalogue. My brother and I both had several 1960s play sets, such as a Civil War kit with plastic miniature Union and Confederate soldiers, cannons, fences, trees, a stone bridge, a stately house and some kind of a bunker that you could detonate by ipping a switch with your nger. But it was more fun and realistic to use a rubber band gun. "Take that, Johnny Reb," I muttered. Since I was born in the north, I usually put Robert E. Lee and Jefferson Davis in the bunker, hit the metal switch and watch them y through the air on their way to their nal resting place. That'll learn 'em. OK, full disclosure. I took pity on the enemy and sometimes put Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses Grant in the bunkers. I also had an Alamo set with numerous Texans defending their fort against the cowardly evil Mexicans. I decided that a miniature guy in a coonskin cap swinging a musket was Davy Crocket. Of course, for sake of realism, I surrounded poor ol' Davy with several armed Mexicans who ran through my hero with their bayonets. Made sure Santa Anna got his, too. I'll spare you the details. My World War II set was my favorite. I had dozens of American soldiers, German soldiers (some lying dead), howitzers, shattered buildings, pontoon bridges, jeeps, barbed wire fences, tank traps and other armaments. One of my favorite birthday gifts. That same year, for Christmas, dad bought my older brother a D-Day set, with landing crafts, American soldiers, German soldiers and other features characteristic of the Normandy invasion. On more than one weekend, if memory serves me right, we merged our sets and stayed up all night re-creating World War II history. Not sure what Dad thought about all of this. I'm speculating that maybe he just laughed and believed it would pique our interest in history. The only time I got the stink eye was when I decided to spend my allowance on a bag of 100 more Germans. Guess dad thought I already had enough German soldiers to send to hell. When I wasn't re-creating history indoors, I was running around outside portraying "Bonanza's" Little Joe, carrying my Mattel Winchester ri e, six-gun and holster. I also had authentic U.S. Army fatigues, a helmet with netting, toy hand grenades, a sub machine gun and other war equipment. Too bad my bazooka was kind of heavy to lug around. I built forts covered with Spanish moss until I learned about red bugs. My friends and I set traps in the sand, but they never seem to work. My imagination was out of control. Much to the neighbors' chagrin, I had the Tarzan yell down pat. The only time I remember being admonished was when I played detective and once wore a shoulder holster with a toy revolver underneath my shirt to Sunday school. I was about 6 years old. The fact the shirt was white and made of thin material may have blown my cover. Some detective I was. I'm guessing that Dad secretly snickered about the matter but told me he didn't think it was a good idea for me to take toy revolvers to Sunday school. I didn't think it was a good idea to go to Sunday school. Can't remember how old I was when I'd had enough of toy guns. By the time I was 12, many of my friends had B-B guns. Tommy see, Tommy do. I asked dad if he'd buy me a B-B gun. Dad, a World War II veteran who didn't have guns in the house, atly refused. "No," he said. "You can hurt somebody with that thing." And that was that. At about that time I had become mesmerized by James Bond and was pleasantly surprised when Dad allowed me to see "Thunderball," if memory serves my right, even though the movie had some kind of rating designed to discourage parents from allowing their kids to become demonized. Loved the movie. It beat hell out of playing with an Etch-a-Sketch. Despite all the diversions throughout my life that some might think would lead me to a padded cell James Bond, werewolves, electric football games, an arsenal of toy guns in my closets, Tarzan, windup crash cars, model rockets, the Sears toy catalogue I think I've lived a somewhat normal life. Never wanted to own a gun, but I don't object to laws allowing people to have certain guns for protection and to hunt. I just hope and pray that in my lifetime that our politicians nd the common sense and the courage to prohibit people from owning weapons of war. Guess I still have an overactive imagination. Tom Germond is executive editor of Tampa Bay Newspapers. He can be reached at 727397-5563, ext. 330, or by an email at tgermond@ TBNweekly.com. We are proud to offer a forum to our readers. Please type letters to the editor (or print legibly) and include your name, town of residence, phone number and signature and mail to Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772. 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They also may be edited for clarity.What do you think?How to talk to telephone peddlers Time to slow down the gravy train for sports franchises 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772 727-397-5563  Fax: 727-397-5900  www.TBNweekly.comPublisher/President: Dan Autrey dautrey@TBNweekly.com Accounting Manager: Andrea Marcarelli accounting@TBNweekly.com Advertising Director: Jay Rey jrey@TBNweekly.com Classi ed Advertising Manager: Wendy Edwards wedwards@TBNweekly.com Executive Editor: Tom Germond tgermond@TBNweekly.comProduction Manager: David Brown production@TBNweekly.com Online editor: Suzette Porter webmaster@TBNweekly.com Beach Beacon: Bob McClure bmcclure@TBNweekly.com Belleair/Beach Bee: Tom Germond tgermond@TBNweekly.com Clearwater Beacon: Logan Mosby lmosby@TBNweekly.com Dunedin Beacon: Tom Germond tgermond@TBNweekly.com Largo Leader: Chris George cgeorge@TBNweekly.com Palm Harbor Beacon: Kathryn Williams kwilliams@TBNweekly.com Seminole Beacon: Tiffany Razzano trazzano@TBNweekly.com Entertainment Editor: Lee Zumpe lzumpe@TBNweekly.com General Editorial editorial@TBNweekly.comCirculation: L. 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16A Police Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018Former child protection investigator charged with falsifying records By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersLARGO Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri weighed in on a case during a press conference March 8, recommending a prison sentence for a former child protection investigator. Detectives arrested Steven Michael Urban, 29, of Largo that morning on 10 felony charges of falsifying records. Bail was set at $20,000. "I don't usually weigh in," Gualtieri said at the Administration Building in Largo. "But I'm going to weigh in on this this guy needs to go to prison. He needs to receive the harshest of consequences that anybody can get for his actions because he put kids in harm's way." Urban, a six-year investigator at the Sheriff's Child Protection Investigation Division, resigned from his job Jan. 18 soon after another investigator discovered discrepancies in a report he led on an investigation of a similar allegation involving the same child in November 2017. Gualtieri said the investigator in January asked people about Urban's prior investigation and they had no knowledge of the case and said they had not been interviewed. She reported the discrepancies to her supervisor, who began an investigation and found that the grandmother, which was one of the people Urban reportedly interviewed, had died three years prior. Supervisors confronted Urban and he denied having falsi ed any reports and claimed he did the work, Gualtieri said. However, when he was confronted by higher-ranking supervisors, he "began to mitigate," Gualtieri said, and stated he may have "skirted some things." "But he wouldn't come clean and denied they were complete fabrications," Gualtieri said. When Urban learned an Internal Affairs investigation was going to occur, he resigned. A review of Urban's 142 cases from Jan. 1, 2017-Jan. 17, 2018, revealed that he had falsi ed records in 75 cases 52 percent. "The remaining 67 cases, he did his job," the sheriff said. Gualtieri said the falsifications ranged from " at out lies to misleading information." He said he made statements that investigations had been conducted when none had occurred. "In short, instead of doing his job and ensuring the safety of children, Urban made up case les, made up reports when he did no investigation of the alleged abuse, abandonment or neglect of children," Gualtieri said. In 44 of the 75 falsi ed cases, Urban committed what Gualtieri described as the "most egregious act somebody in his position can commit when he documented he had personally saw children that were allegedly victims" when he never saw them. In 29 of the cases, Urban did no fieldwork, Gualtieri said. He "made up" all the les, witness interviews and "false stories about what he did." For the past two months, investigators have been conducting new investigations of Urban's cases from the past year. In two cases, children were removed from the family and placed in foster care. In the remaining cases, the children were not found to be in danger. "Fortunately in none of these cases did any children suffer harm because of Urban's gross misconduct," Gualtieri said. Pinellas is one of six counties where the state's Department of Children and Families does not operate and conduct child welfare investigations. The sheriff's of ce does the investigations. The Child Investigation Division in the Sheriff's Of ce has conducted those investigations for close to 20 years. The Division has 140 employees, including 80 child protection investigators, and responds to about 11,000 calls a year that come in from a hotline in Tallahassee. "We have extensive checks and balances and protocols and policies in place including a requirement that the child protection investigator's supervisor be briefed on every case," Gualtieri said. He said the reason Urban's cases weren't noticed was that he was doing all the required paperwork and was "flat out lying" to the supervisors. The sheriff has implemented a new policy. Supervisors will now pull ve random cases per week and follow up to ensure that interviews were done. On average, each investigator has about 12-15 active cases at a time. They also will be investigating all the cases Urban handled during his career. Child investigators go through extensive training and they have to take a state exam for certification. They take their job seriously, the sheriff said. "I can tell you that the people in the Child Protection Division are at out mad about this," Gualtieri said. 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Community 17A Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018VFW honors students, teachers, respondersMADEIRA BEACH Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4256 honored local students, teachers and public servants during their annual award ceremony March 5 at the post's Madeira Beach facility. The ceremony was led by Vietnam War veteran and Post Commander Ron Mills, and was attended by students, teachers, first responders, Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies, Madeira Beach's Mayor Maggi Black and several city of cials, including Commissioners Nancy Oakley and John Douthirt, and City Manager Jonathan Evans. As in years prior, Madeira Beach Middle School students participated in the Patriot Pen Essay Contest, sponsored annually by VFW posts throughout the country. The Madeira Beach VFW awarded rst place to Ashley Perci eld, who read her essay to the assembly. Alexis Browett and Anna Lense took second and third places, respectively. Perci eld's essay will be entered with others from around the country in the national competition, the winner of which is awarded $5,000 and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. Madeira Beach Middle School teacher Stephen Ross was recognized for his efforts in encouraging students to participate in the contest and made brief remarks to the attendees. High school students Joseph Ambrefe, Lauryn-Maggie Smith and Josie Davis-Brown were the winners of the post's Voice of Democracy Audio Essay Contest, placing rst through third place respectively. Ambrefe read his essay, which focused on today's technology. State essay winners have an opportunity to win a $30,000 scholarship at the national level. Mills noted in a press release that for second-place winner Smith to submit her essay, she "drove to three VFW posts in the St. Petersburg area before the last nally accepted and forwarded it to our post." The essay by the St. Petersburg High senior, titled American History: Our Hope for the Future,' "truly personi es this student," said Vietnam War veteran John Kieffer, the post's adjutant. In her essay, Smith wrote, "Hope gives us goals and the motivation to keep going in rough waters." The post honored Madeira Beach Fundamental School teacher Richard Kennedy as the Smart/Maher VFW National Citizen Education Teacher Award recipient. Prior to his career as a teacher, Kennedy served in the U.S. Army as an intelligence analyst. During his combat tour in Afghanistan, he obtained a liberal arts associates degree and, upon his return from the war zone, earned a bachelor of science degree in middle grades math and science from the University of South Florida. Commander Mills remarked that Kennedy "likes to utilize a variety of instructional methods making his classes relevant by translating complex math problems to actual life experiences." The post also recognized its 2017-2018 Public Servant Award recipients. Pinellas County Sheriff Deputy Shannon Roxby was awarded the Law Enforcement Public Servant Award; paramedic Jamie McGaughey was recognized as the EMT Public Service Award recipient and firefighter/paramedic John Sleppy was named recipient of the Fire ghter Public Servant Award. Both McGaughey and Sleppy were responding to a call and arrived after the ceremony had concluded. The post's Special Volunteer Award went to VFW Auxiliary member J.P. Decker for "her great help and dedication overseeing the post's canteen games and raf e events," said Mills. Following the ceremony, participants enjoyed a fried chicken dinner and ice cream, which was prepared and donated to the ceremony by Big John's Kitchen, the post's new in-house food contractor. Photo SUBMITTEDThose honored by VFW Post 4256 included, front row, from left, Ashley Perci eld, Ana Lense, Alexis B rowett, J.P. Decker, Shannon Roxby and Ron Mills; back row, Richard Kennedy, Josiah DavisBrown, Lauryn-Maggie Smith and Joseph Ambrefe. Here and ThereBeach food pantry sets ‘celebration’INDIAN ROCKS BEACH The Beach Community Food Pantry will hold its largest annual fundraiser, "Celebration of Giving," Saturday, April 7, in the parish hall of Calvary Episcopal Church, 1615 First St., Indian Rocks Beach, 5-8 p.m. The second year for the event, this year's "Celebration" will honor members of the community who support the food pantry, not only with nancial and inventory support but also those who donate many hours of their time to make the food pantry "a beacon of hope" for the people it serves. Tickets are $15, which includes one complimentary drink ticket, and are available at Calvary's Church's front desk, or from BCFP Director David Kline at 727-418-1673 or Renee Lee at 954-661-2389. The fundraiser will feature heavy appetizers, desserts and coffee provided by Crabby Bill's, Slyce Pizza Bar and Mike's Pizza. A cash bar will offer wine and craft beer selections from Largo's Sea Drift Ales. A silent auction and a 50-50 raf e will be conducted. Live music will be provided by In the Moment.PARC golf bene t set for MayLARGO The 44th annual Golf Tournament Weekend to aid the disabled is scheduled to get underway May 4 and 5 at the Bayou Club in Largo. The event is presented by Raymond James and bene ts PARC, a nonpro t organization that provides opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Tournament festivities begin Friday, May 4, at the Station House St. Pete, 260 First Ave. S., 7 p.m., with a night of "Games and Gambling." Attendees can try their hand at poker, blackjack and roulette for the opportunity to win raf e prizes. Other activities will include rooftop LED golf, a buffet, open bar and entertainment. The golf tournament begins Saturday, May 5, at the Bayou Club, 7979 Bayou Club Blvd. Lunch and registration begins at 11:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. in a scramble-style format. Dinner and an awards ceremony will conclude the weekend. For tickets and sponsorship information, visit www.parc- .org or call 727341-6929. Getting Married? Already Hitched? Submit Your 2016 and 2017 Wedding Photos to be Published Free in TBN's monthly Bridal Guide. For information, email lmosby@TBNweekly.com. 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Events  Movies  Classi eds Diversions Seminole Beacon, Section B, March 15, 2018  Visit www.TBNweekly.com “Jesus Christ Superstar,” March 15-25, at St. Petersburg City Theatre, 4025 31st St. S., St. Petersburg. Performances will be Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students. Call 727-866-1973 or visit spcitytheatre. org. A timeless work, the rock opera is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary and universally-known series of events but seen, unusually, through the eyes of Judas Iscariot.  “Daddy Long Legs,” March 16 through April 8, at freeFall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. For performance times and tickets, call 727-498-5205 or visit freefalltheatre.com. freeFall favorites Nick Lerew and Britta Ollman return to St. Petersburg to co-star in a delightful musical romance. Jerusha Abbott is the “Oldest Orphan in the John Grier Home” until a mysterious benefactor decides to send her to college to be educated as a writer. Required to write him a letter once a month, she is never to know the benefactor’s identity so she invents one for him: Daddy Long Legs. Although she knows that he will never respond to her letters, she grows more and more fond of this elusive and kindly “old” gentleman. But another relationship soon begins to develop in Jerusha’s life. Jervis Pendleton is the well-to-do “youngish” uncle of one of Jerusha’s roommates, who introduces her to a world of literature, travel, and adventure. Through her correspondence with Daddy Long Legs and her growing intimacy with Jervis, Jerusha’s letters chronicle her emergence as a delightfully independent “New American Woman.” Yet there is one startling fact Jerusha has yet to recover, one that will change her life forever. This charming novel spawned a motion picture starring Fred Astaire and Leslie Caron. This all-new musical adaptation is directed by Douglas S. Hall and musically directed by Michael Raabe.  Celebrating David Bowie, Saturday, March 17, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $42.50. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. Celebrating David Bowie keeps Bowie’s music alive with musicians who worked closely with him throughout his career and other top musicians greatly in uenced by him performing a show highlighting elements that influenced Bowie and that in turn Bowie in uenced: pop culture experimentation, art, fashion, science and futurism. Line-up includes Mike Garson, Earl Slick, Gerry Leonard, Carmine Rojas, Bernard Fowler plus additional special guests.  Country in the Park, Saturday, March 17, noon to 10 p.m., at England Brothers Park, 5010 81st Ave. Pinellas Park. Admission is free. For information, call 727-369-5746. The day’s events include musical performances by Grammy Award Winning Diamond Rio and other local musicians, Monster Truck Rides, video game truck, arts and crafts show, Suncoast Mustang Car Club, tree and plant sale, children’s activities, trade show, Q Auto Race Car display and city public works vehicle displays. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The entertainment schedule will include headliner Diamond Rio and other musical artists such as Pirate Flag Band, Chad Montana Band, Erika Sparks and Country Sunshine Erica DiCeglie.  Foreigner, Sunday, March 18, 7:30 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $53.25. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Foreigner returns to Ruth Eckerd Hall for the rst time since 2014 joined by a rock symphony orchestra for an evening of hits. Top ve diversions Photo by ILZE KITSHOFF/WARNER BROS. Alicia Vikander stars as Lara Croft in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ action adventure “Tomb Raider,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release. Opening this weekend Uthaug directs ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot; Pike, Brhl star in action thriller ‘7 Days in Entebbe’ Compiled by LEE CLARK ZUMPE Tampa Bay NewspapersA number of new movies will hit theaters this week, including the following lms opening in wide release:‘Tomb Raider’Genre: Action and adventure Cast: Alicia Vikander, Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Daniel Wu, Sir Derek Jacobi and Kristin Scott Thomas Director: Roar Uthaug Rated: PG-13 Lara Croft is the ercely independent daughter of an eccentric adventurer who vanished when she was scarcely a teen. Now a young woman of 21 without any real focus or purpose, Lara navigates the chaotic streets of trendy East London as a bike courier, barely making the rent. Determined to forge her own path, she refuses to take the reins of her father’s global empire just as staunchly as she rejects the idea that he’s truly gone. Advised to face the facts and move forward after seven years without him, even Lara can’t understand what drives her to nally solve the puzzle of his mysterious death. Leaving everything she knows behind, Lara goes in search of her dad’s last-known destination: a fabled tomb on a mythical island that might be somewhere off the coast of Japan. But her mission will not be an easy one; just reaching the island will be extremely treacherous. Suddenly, the stakes couldn’t be higher for Lara, who – against the odds and armed with only her sharp mind, blind faith and inherently stubborn spirit – must learn to push herself beyond her limits as she journeys into the unknown. If she survives this perilous adventure, it could be the making of her … earning her the name “Tomb Raider.”‘7 Days in Entebbe’Genre: Thriller and action Cast: Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brhl, Eddie Marsan, Ben Schnetzer, Lior Ashkenazi and Denis Menochet Director: Jose Padilha Rated: PG-13 A shocking act of terrorism leads to one of the most daring hostage rescue missions ever attempted in “7 Days in Entebbe,” a riveting thriller inspired by true events. In the summer of 1976, an Air France jet traveling from Tel Aviv to Paris is taken over in midair by four hijackers: two Palestinians and two left-wing German radicals. When the plane is diverted to an abandoned terminal at Entebbe Airport in Uganda, the terri ed passengers become bargaining chips in a deadly political standoff. Photo by LIAM DANIEL/FOCUS FEATURESRosamund Pike stars as Brigitte Kuhlman and Daniel Brhl as Wilfred Bose in Jos Padilha’s “7 Days in Entebbe,” a Focus Features release. 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2B Just for Fun Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018Mamatas to portray artist Georgia O’Keeffe at Studio@620ST. PETERSBURG – Midge Mamatas will portray artist Georgia O’Keeffe Saturday, April 7, 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, April 8, 3 p.m.; at The Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S., St. Petersburg. Admission is $25 for adults and $20 for Studio@620 members. Visit www.studio620.org or call 727-895-6620 for more information. Presented in partnership with Artsfusion, the show will depict O’Keeffe in her living room at Abiquiu, her New Mexico home, where over the course of the evening she will describe her evolution and development as a visual artist.TSPAC seeks artist for site design, installationTARPON SPRINGS – The Tarpon Springs Public Art Committee seeks to commission an artistic site design and installation to showcase the newly purchased “Naiads” sculptures by nationally-renowned artist Glenna Goodacre. The Naiads in Greek mythology are nature goddesses of fresh water. The sculptures will be installed at the roundabout at the intersection of Dodecanese and Roosevelt boulevards in the Sponge Docks area of Tarpon Springs. The scope of work includes providing an illustrated design concept, materials, construction, and installation within an existing respite area. Materials and craftsmanship must be durable, low maintenance, and include a ve-year warranty. The TSPAC requests that the artist be on site for installation of the “Naiads” sculptures as a consultant. The preliminary budget for roundabout site design, materials, construction, installation, and shipping costs is $7,500 to $10,000, but additional funds could be allocated to the project if the design merits. The competition is open to all artists, age 18 and older, residing in Pinellas, Pasco, or Hillsborough counties. The submission deadline is April 30, 2018. Design packets can be submitted via email, U.S. mail or personal delivery. For design packet requirements and submission addresses, refer to the Tarpon Springs Public Art Committee website at www.tarponarts.org/art/ current-projects.Matinee Opera Players to perform PINELLAS PARK – The Matinee Opera Players will perform Sunday, April 22, at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave. N., Pinellas Park. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m. and the show will get underway at 3 p.m. The program will feature some popular songs from Broadway and may include hits from “Cabaret,” “Les Misrables,” “The Phantom,” “Show Boat” and other shows. Admission is pay-what-you-can. Snacks are provided at intermission. There also will be raf es and door prizes. The Matinee Opera Players is the resident opera company of the center. Shows are family-friendly. For information, visit www.MatineeOperaPlayers.org or call 727-2044163.LGBTQ Film Series continues at libraryGULFPORT – The LGBTQ Resource Center at Gulfport Public Library will continue its monthly LGBTQ Film Series on Thursday, April 12, 7 p.m., in the Friends Room at Gulfport Public Library, 5501 28th Ave. S., Gulfport. The series is a free gathering to watch a lm in the company of friends and neighbors on the second Thursday of each month. Popcorn, candy, bottled water and soda are available. Donations will be accepted to bene t the LGBTQ Resource Center. Attendees may bring their own “brown bag” supper and beverages. Seating is available on a rst-come, rst-served basis. For information, including lm titles, visit www.Facebook.com/GulfportLibraryFL.Studio@620, Collective Soles Dance to present ‘I Am My (word)’ST. PETERSBURG – The Studio@620 and Collective Soles Dance will present “I Am My (word),” a new collaborative work, on Saturday, March 17, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, March 18, 3 p.m., at The Studio@620, 620 First Ave. S., St. Petersburg. Admission is $25 for adults and $20 for Studio@620 members. Visit www.studio620.org or call 727-895-6620 for more information. “I Am My (word)” is an interdisciplinary dance work that investigates the manifestation of words and how they transition socially and generationally. As the inaugural production for the CSD ColLab Series, this performance event will feature CSD dancers as well as community dancers from Manatee School for the Arts, University of Tampa, University of South Florida, and Collective Soles Youth Ensemble. Through collaboration with Bob Devin Jones, artistic director of Studio@620, Alex Jones, the CSD artistic director, will create an evening-length dance theatre work that explores the way in which words denote ideas, shape perceptions, and explore label vs. identity, as well as the actionable effects words have within the community. Featuring choreography and direction from Audrey Richter, Alex Jones and Bob Devin Jones, this collaboration will utilize language in all its facets (spoken, written, and embodied) to explore the weight words have on our daily personal, social, and global lives.Spring for the Arts to raise money for art programsST. PETERSBURG – Spring for the Arts, Creative Clay’s annual spring fundraiser, will take place Wednesday, March 21, 6 to 9 p.m., at Duncan McClellan’s Gallery, 2342 Emerson Ave. S., St. Petersburg. The event is a celebration of the nonpro t’s 23rd anniversary of making the arts accessible to all. All funds raised directly fund Creative Clay’s programs. Included in the evening will be a silent auction with a variety of items, including a four-hour sunset cruise on a 55-foot yacht, a two-hour paddleboard tour of Weedon Island, Hamboards long board, Kala ukulele, St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts Museum Store “Star Wars” package, theater packages from American Stage, Stageworks, freeFall and Jobsite Theater, as well as offerings from local restaurants. Tickets are $75 and include gourmet food by Island Flavors and ’Tings, free valet, and two drink tickets. Guests also will enjoy live music by Lounge Cat, a Hot Shop demonstration with a chance to win a glass piece of art made at the event and a $100 Lotto ticket door prize. Creative Clay member artist art will be on display and for sale throughout the evening. Member artists also will be at the event doing portraits of guests.Bad sh to perform at Jannus Live March 23ST. PETERSBURG – Bad sh, a tribute to Sublime, will perform Friday, March 23, 9 p.m., at Jannus Live, 16 Second St. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets are $12. Call 727-565-0550 or visit www. jannuslive.com. On April 13, 2001, Bad sh played its rst show in Matunuck, Rhode Island, to 500 fans, many of whom drove an hour or more to celebrate the music of a band whose run ended far too soon amid the tragic death of lead singer Brad Nowell in 1996. No one could have anticipated what the future held in store for the performers who took the stage that day. Fans considered it “rebirth” of Sublime. Bad sh went on to break attendance records up and down the East coast. Fast forward 16 years and the band is still going strong, and – despite the fact that the original Sublime has re-formed with a new singer – Bad sh still maintains the spirit of Sublime and helps to carry on their legacy with grace. For more than a decade, Pat Downes, Scott Begin and Joel Hanks – collectively known as Bad sh – have traversed borders, adopted friends, cruised highways, popped tires, loitered in parking lots, stormed clubs, blazed festivals and raised the decibel level across their broad tour terrain. Their mission, throughout their eminent career, has remained the same: bring the awesome music and message of Sublime to their spirited fans, wherever they may be. In paying tribute to one of the most galvanizing musical acts in history, Bad sh strives to revive the Sublime experience by keeping faithful to their down-to-earth, punk rock attitude. Eschewing wigs and gimmicks, Badsh’s philosophy is to deliver Sublime’s music faithfully, spread good vibes, and push the envelope of performance to create a concert experience that surges with energy and originality. In the process of mastering their act and growing a loyal fan following, the members of Bad sh have passed many milestones, including the recording of three live albums, performing with musical heroes The Wailers, and sharing the stage with members of Sublime, including saxophonists Todd Foreman and Tim Wu, and Sublime’s original drummer Bud Gaugh. While they’re proud of these achievements, their focus remains on their audience. Whether they’re playing a 50-person barroom or a raging threeday festival, Bad sh just wants to rock the house. Whenever the band plays, they bring together their eclectic listeners and conjure the thrill and the power of the music of Sublime. Photo courtesy of MICHAEL J. MEDIAJannus Live presents Bad sh, a tribute to Sublime, March 23. 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Entertainment 3B Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018CLEARWATER – David Bromberg, Grammy nominee, decorated multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter, gifted song interpreter and lauded bandmate to the stars, will perform Thursday, March 22, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $25. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. The Godfather of Americana returns to Capitol Theatre with the David Bromberg Quintet. In 2016, Bromberg released a wonderfully curated album, lled with selections of deep cuts from the blues genre and original composition. The album – “The Whole Blues and Nothing but the Blues” – was produced by Levon Helm and Bob Dylan’s longtime collaborator Larry Campbell. Bromberg found his inspiration for the album when he heard Willie Nelson repeat a quote from Texas ddler Johnny Gimble: “There’s only two kinds of music – the Star-Spangled Banner and the Blues.” Through Bromberg’s unparalleled playing and gift for interpretation and Campbell’s tasteful horn arrangements, the record reaches electrifying heights as well as intimate acoustic moments, breathing fresh life into the songs of Robert Johnson, Bobby Charles, George “Little Hat” Jones, Ray Charles and Sonny Boy Williamson, among others. Ray Charles’ “A Fool for You” is one of many album stand-outs, featuring just Bromberg on a spellbinding solo acoustic guitar and vocal performance. This is Bromberg’s 18th album, the latest in a solo career that began in 1971 on his self-titled debut. Bromberg was born in Philadelphia in 1945 and raised in Tarrytown, New York. “As a kid, I listened to rock ’n’ roll and whatever else was on the radio,” Bromberg said in a biography on his website. “I discovered Pete Seeger and The Weavers and, through them, Reverend Gary Davis. I then discovered Big Bill Broonzy, who led me to Muddy Waters and the Chicago blues. This was more or less the same time I discovered Flatt and Scruggs, which led to Bill Monroe and Doc Watson.” Bromberg began studying guitar at age 13 and eventually enrolled in Columbia University as a musicology major. The Greenwich Village folk scene in the mid-’60s drew him to the downtown clubs and coffeehouses, where he could watch and learn from the best performers, including primary sources such as his inspiration and teacher, the Reverend Gary Davis. Bromberg’s sensitive and versatile approach to guitar-playing earned him jobs playing the Village “basket houses” for tips, the occasional paying gig, and employment as a backing musician for Tom Paxton, Jerry Jeff Walker and Rosalie Sorrels, among others. He became a rst-call, “hired gun” guitarist for recording sessions, ultimately playing on hundreds of records by artists including Bob Dylan (“New Morning,” “Self Portrait,” “Dylan”), Link Wray, The Eagles, Ringo Starr, Willie Nelson and Carly Simon. An unexpected and wildly successful solo spot for 600,000 concert goers at the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival in Great Britain led to a solo deal with Columbia Records, for whom Bromberg recorded four albums. His eponymous 1971 debut included “The Holdup,” a songwriting collaboration with former Beatle George Harrison, who also played slide guitar on the track. Bromberg also met the Grateful Dead and wound up with four of their members playing on his next two albums. Bromberg’s material, based in the folk and blues idioms, continually expanded with each new album to encompass bluegrass, ragtime, country and ethnic music, and his touring band grew apace. By the mid-’70s, the David Bromberg Big Band included horn players, a violinist, and several multi-instrumentalists, including Bromberg himself. After a hiatus in recording and touring, Bromberg released the Grammy-nominated “Try Me One More Time,” his 2007 solo return to the studio. Bromberg picked up where he left off, continuing his musical revitalization and playing shows on his own, with the David Bromberg Quartet, and reunions of the David Bromberg Big Band. In 2009, spurred by a suggestion from John Hiatt that he come to Hiatt’s Nashville studio to “mess around,” Bromberg came up with the idea for “Use Me” – an album featuring Bromberg with Hiatt and other friends like Levon Helm, Los Lobos, Tim O’Brien, Vince Gill, Widespread Panic, Dr. John, Keb’ Mo’ and Linda Ronstadt. Each guest artist either wrote or selected a song and then produced Bromberg interpretation of their suggested tune, thereby ful lling Bromberg’s request to “Use Me.” Today, he continues to bring his characteristic devotional intensity to his music, invigorating his surprise third act with the same passion he felt as a teen, spinning those blues 78s, just before the road called. For artist information and a complete list of tour dates, visit www.davidbromberg.net. For venue information, visit www.atthecap.com.David Bromberg Quintet to perform at Capitol Theatre Photo courtesy of DAVID BROMBERGDavid Bromberg brings the David Bromberg Quintet to Capitol Theatre March 22.Diamond Rio to headline city’s 28th annual Country in the Park March 17PINELLAS PARK – The Pinellas Park City Council and City Administration will present the 28th annual Country in the Park on Saturday, March 17, noon to 10 p.m., at England Brothers Park, 5010 81st Ave. N., Pinellas Park. Admission is free. For information, call 727-369-5746. The day’s events include musical performances, Monster Truck Rides, video game truck, arts and crafts show, Suncoast Mustang Car Club, tree and plant sale, children’s activities, trade show, Q Auto Race Car display and city public works vehicle displays. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Diamond Rio will headline the 28th annual Country in the Park. Formed in 1989 in Nashville, Tennessee, the band consists of Gene Johnson (mandolin, tenor vocals), Jimmy Olander (lead guitar, acoustic guitar, banjo), Brian Prout (drums), Marty Roe (lead vocal), Dan Truman (keyboards), and Dana Williams (bass guitar, baritone vocals). Diamond Rio recently released “I Made It,” their 10th studio album. The title track was co-written by Olander. The album features 11 new songs. Produced by Olander and Mike Clute, “I Made It” is available on iTunes and www.diamondrio.com. Diamond Rio signed to Arista Records and in 1991 with the release of “Meet in the Middle” became the rst country music group in history to reach No. 1 with a debut single. The band is also known for their hits “How Your Love Makes Me Feel,” “One More Day,” “Beautiful Mess,” “Unbelievable,” “In A Week or Two” and more. The band recently celebrated their 25th anniversary. Diamond Rio has sold more than 10 million albums, won a Grammy Award and a Dove Award. They have six Vocal Group of the Year wins (CMA and ACM). Known for their charity commitments including long-time spokespersons for Big Brothers Big Sisters, the band has raised over $1 million for nonprofits and received the Minnie Pearl Humanitarian Award. The entertainment schedule also will include performances by Pirate Flag Band, Chad Montana Band, Erika Sparks and Country Sunshine Erica DiCeglie. According to the band’s website, the six accomplished musicians of Pirate Flag pay tribute to Kenny Chesney’s music, performing his music from the original recordings. Pirate Flag recreates Chesney’s concerts, playing all of his hits audiences know and love. Pirate Flag recreates the outstanding musicianship and showmanship that has driven Chesney to sell out stadiums and build the “No Shoes Nation.” The Pirate Flag show is guaranteed to engage any size crowd, bringing them to their feet and keeping the “No Shoes Nation” alive and going strong. Photo courtesy of WILLIAM MORRIS ENDEAVORDiamond Rio travel to Pinellas Park to headline the 28th annual Country in the Park March 17. 030118 Spring SpecialIncludes bottle of wine, entree, soup or salad, and dessert. 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4B Entertainment Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018To purchase tickets, visit www.creativeclay.org/spring-for-the-artssponsorship. Creative Clay’s mission is to help people with disabilities achieve full and inclusive lives through access to the arts by providing expressive, educational and vocational experiences. Visit www.creativeclay.org.South Pasadena Community Band to perform The South Pasadena Community Band will perform “Music of our Time” Wednesday, April 11, 7:30 p.m., at the Treasure Island Community Center, 1 Park Place, 106th Ave., Treasure Island. The concert will be repeated Thursday, April 12, 7:30 p.m., at South Pasadena City Hall, 7047 Sunset Drive S., South Pasadena. The program will feature several selections by composers who are currently writing original compositions for the bands of today. The band is composed of approximately 40 musicians who volunteer their time and talent to provide these free concerts to the community. For more information, visit www.southpasadenaband.com.Bobby Tess and the Dixie Chaps to performCLEARWATER – The Suncoast Jazz Society will sponsor Bobby Tess and the Dixie Chaps Sunday, April 22, 2:30 to 5 p.m., at the Kapok Events Pavilion, 930 McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater. Admission is $15 for society members and $20 for nonmembers. This will be the nal Suncoast Jazz Society concert for the season. For information, call 727-522-6877.Studio 1212 Art Gallery to host exhibit openingCLEARWATER – An opening reception for the new exhibit “Inspired By …” will take place Sunday, March 18, 1 to 4 p.m., at Studio 1212 Art Gallery, 1405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. This exhibit showcases the newest works inspired by the world around us – people, places, ideas, hopes, dreams, etc. – by the gallery’s 20 local artist members. Those who attend the show will have an opportunity to win a basket full of original artwork and art supplies valued at over $100. In addition, attendees may vote for their favorite artwork. The artist with the most votes will win the People’s Choice Award. Studio 1212 Art Gallery was founded in 1970 by former students of William Pachner. The gallery is open to the public each Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For information, visit www.Studio1212.org or call 727-999-1524.Tony Sands brings Sinatra tribute to Central Park Performing Arts CenterLARGO – “It Was a Very Good Year,” a Frank Sinatra tribute starring Tony Sands, will be presented Wednesday, March 21, 7:30 p.m., at Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets start at $24.50. Call 727-587-6793 or visit largoarts.com. Both Frank Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Jr. may be gone, but the legacy lives on through tribute artist Tony Sands. Sands has performed across the United States and, according to a press release, he is the “next best thing” to seeing Sinatra perform. Sands has incorporated stunning graphics that entice audiences the moment the stage lights dim and the music begins. Las Vegas Reviews of “It Was a Very Good Year” have praised Sands not only for his uncanny vocal re-creation of Sinatra, but for his mannerisms that help create the illusion that Ol’ Blues Eyes is back. Sands will be performing such hits as “That’s Life,” “Come Fly with Me,” “Luck Be a Lady,” “My Way,” “New York, New York” and many more. Sands will be accompanied by his eight-piece band.Florida CraftArt to open new exhibition ST. PETERSBURG – Florida CraftArt will present “Dia de los Muertos – A Celebration of Life,” running April 6 through May 29, at Florida CraftArt, 501 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. The exhibition will feature 42 artists from around the country. Those whose works are featured have been selected from a call to artists to submit works that represent, in their own vision, the theme of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). AARP is the presenting sponsor of the exhibition. The works represent a variety of ne-craft media including ceramic, wood, glass, ber, metal and mixed media. The curator of the show is Mark Noll, a St. Petersburg artist whose works are collected worldwide. “Dia de los Muertos is a celebration of the departed,” Noll said in a press release. “I asked artists to explore remembrance and the celebration of those who have left us, to express the bonds that tie us to those who have moved on and how they affected our lives. This exhibition is a study of the past from a place in the present, a requiem for our loved ones and friends.” A section of the exhibition showcases 160 sugar skull-shaped wood plaques decorated by invited artists to raise funds for children’s programs at Florida CraftArt. These artists come not only from the United States, but also from Canada and Australia. “Sugar skulls are such a prominent part of Day of the Dead,” Noll explained. “These all started with the same plywood skull-shaped forms, but each artist brought his or her own unique vision, some fun and playful while others were imbued with deep personal meaning.” According to the press release, 45 percent of the proceeds from the sale of these skulls will go directly to the children’s programs and many of the artists have also donated their commissions to the fund. Dirk Armstrong, assistant curator for the Dal Museum, will choose the awards that will be presented at the opening reception set for Friday, April 6, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Many of the artists will attend the opening. People are encouraged to theme dress for the opening and traditional face painting will be available from 4:30 p.m. Skull-shaped chocolates and cookies will be served at the receptions. Programming for the exhibition includes artistic workshops, lectures and performances. For information, visit www.FloridaCraftArt.org or call 727-821-7391. Admission is free. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Florida CraftArt is a nonpro t organization founded in 1951 and headquartered in St. Petersburg. Its mission is to grow the statewide creative economy by engaging the community and advancing Florida’s ne craft artists and their work. Quinn reschedules appearance at CapitolCLEARWATER – Stand-up comedian and actor Colin Quinn has rescheduled his stop at the Capitol Theatre. Tickets will be honored on the new date, Thursday, May 3, at 8 p.m. All tickets purchased for the Feb. 17 date will be honored at the new date. Reserved tickets start at $22.50 and are available at the Ruth Eckerd Hall ticket of ce, 1111 McMullen Booth Road in Clearwater. Call 727-7917400 or visit www.AtTheCap.com.St. Pete City Theatre to stage ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ST. PETERSBURG – St. Petersburg City Theatre will present “Jesus Christ Superstar,” the rst musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice to be produced for the professional stage, opening Thursday, March 15, at the theater, 4025 31st St. S., St. Petersburg. The show will run through March 25. Performances will be Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students. Call 727-866-1973 or visit spcitytheatre.org. A timeless work, the rock opera is set against the backdrop of an extraordinary and universally-known series of events but seen, unusually, through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. Loosely based on the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, “Jesus Christ Superstar” follows the last week of Jesus Christ’s life. The story, told entirely through song, explores the personal relationships and struggles between Jesus, Judas, Mary Magdalene, his disciples, his followers and the Roman Empire. The iconic 1970s rock score contains such well-known numbers as “Superstar,” “I Don’t Know How to Love Him” and “Gethsemane.” Alice Cooper to play Ruth Eckerd Hall CLEARWATER – A Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper will conjure up dark and horror-themed theatrics and classic hits Friday, March 23, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $48.75. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall. com. On tour in support of “Paranormal,” his latest album release, Cooper promises a show that will shock the audience and keep concertgoers on the edge of their seats. Cooper’s career exploded in the 1970s with hits such as “School’s Out,” “Billion Dollar Babies” and “Muscle of Love” and continued to grow throughout the ‘80s when his album “Trash” was released. Featuring “Poison,” a massive hit single, the album became his biggest selling album and single. As he heads back out on the concert trail each year, Cooper insists he’s still motivated to continue touring and recording albums as well as making time for side projects like Cooper’s Town, his Phoenix-based restaurant and sports bar; and his “Nights with Alice Cooper” nightly radio show, syndicated domestically and worldwide on more than 100 stations. Cooper has created a brand of hard rock inspired by horror movies, vaudeville and garage rock in a theatrically magni cent manner. Known as “the architect of shock-rock,” this awe-inspiring artist presents a grand stage performance that includes astonishing props ranging from boa constrictors to guillotines and gallows. Cooper often says he enjoys the performance as much as his audience, as he is excited to share this oneof-a-kind rock-psycho-drama with the world. In addition to his success in music, Cooper has appeared in many movies, including “Wayne’s World” and “Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare” as well as on countless television shows such as “Something Wilder” and “That ’70s Show.” He wrote and published his own memoir, “Golf Monster,” in 2007, that explicates his pathway from childhood to rock stardom. Cooper has received several honors and awards for his accomplishments including his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011. Produced by long-time collaborator Bob Ezrin and released in July 2017, “Paranormal” is Coopers 20th studio album and is his rst album of original material in six years. According to Atom Splitter PR, it’s a weird and wonderful collection of guitar-driven delights featuring guests such as ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons, U2 drummer Larry Mullen, Deep Purple bassist Roger Glover, as well as a highly anticipated mini-reunion of the original Alice Cooper band members. “Paranormal” is full of surprises and riveting turns. In keeping with his passion for the unexpected, the singer decided to steer clear of writing another concept album like 2011’s “Welcome 2 My Nightmare,” and focused on creating an explosive collection of unforgettable standalone songs. On “Paranormal,” Cooper and Ezrin go back to their roots and create the raw garage sound that fans loved and still love. With the beloved sound of Cooper’s early days, fans will feel like they’re taken back straight to the ’70s. Perhaps the biggest surprise on “Paranormal” is the historic two-song mini-reunion with his former bandmates: guitarist Michael Bruce, bassist Dennis Dunaway and drummer Neal Smith. The two songs – “Genuine American Girl” and the Who-inspired “You and All Your Friends” – stand out, as in their iconic sound being instantly recognizable. In addition to the 12 new tracks on “Paranormal,” the singer has included a bonus disc of his current band playing killer live versions of some of The Coop’s greatest hits, such as “No More Mr. Nice Guy,” “Billion Dollar Babies” and “School’s Out.” For a complete list of tour dates and information, visit www.alicecooper. com. For venue information, visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Photo by ROB FENN/ATOM SPLITTER PRAlice Cooper performs March 23 at Ruth Eckerd Hall.Central Park Performing Arts Center to welcome young guitar virtuoso Jake CastroLARGO – As part of the Largo Lions Spotlight Series, talented 16-year-old Jake Castro will perform Monday, March 26, 2 and 7 p.m., at the Central Park Performing Arts Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Tickets start at $24.50. Call 727587-6793 or visit largoarts.com. Even at his young age, Castro has already become a dynamic, seasoned musician. According to his of cial website, Castro has always had a love for all kinds of music thanks to his parents. Throughout his childhood, his father always had music playing at home or in the car. Castro would sing along. At age 6, he set out on his performing career. He acquired his first guitar that year and began taking lessons. Soon he was performing in the Bradenton area with mother serving as support team, roadie and gentle critic. At age 9, Castro met booking agent Cyndee Boelkins and country music star Jeff Cook of Alabama. A few years later, he was asked to perform with Jeff Cook’s band The AGB. Suddenly, everything changed. Through that performance he picked up two band members and they started playing locally, performing at the Mahaffey Theatre, the Florida Strawberry Festival, the St. Pete Beach Summer Concert Series and several other festivals. Castro has also performed at Tootsie’s in Nashville and Vamp’d in Las Vegas. Even with his commitment to performing, Castro keeps up with his education. He is home-schooled and currently in the 11th grade. He spends his days practicing his music skills and evenings doing school work and occasionally playing out when time permits. He is also studying music theory with Byron Fry. On stage, Castro is joined by three lifelong professional musicians who have toured the world with some of the biggest names in the industry. His bandmates include drummer Tim Conway, bassist Doc Mambo and keyboard player John Zych. Conway has been part of the Jake Castro Band since the first day of its existence. He is a professional touring drummer and recording studio musician. Conway has been performing since he was 12 years old. His rst professional gig was with Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. His gig list includes Joan Jett, The Drifters, The Bellamy Brothers, Bertie Higgins and Marty Balin. Conway is also a studio musician and has recorded at Sun Studios Memphis, Abbey Road in London and Ocean Way Nashville. According to Castro’s website, Conway is the heartbeat of the Jake Castro Band. Born in Cuba, Mambo came from a musical family. He arrived in the United States as a youngster. His mother nurtured his fascination with music. Mambo toured for many years with the G-Force, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Johnny Winter, Damon Fowler and Tito Puente. In addition to being a keyboard player, Zych is a music producer. He started playing in bands at the age of 14 in upstate New York. In the early 1990s, he relocated to the Los Angeles area where he attended the Grove School of Music. He also started playing gigs on the Sunset Strip at clubs such as Whiskey a Go Go and The Roxy. By the late 1990s, Zych was in New York City running his own project studio in Brooklyn and playing clubs such as B.B. King’s, the Bitter End and CBGB’s. He’s played behind or opened for several notable artists like Tavares, Debbie Gibson, The Coasters, Barbara Harris & The Toys, Ashanti, Lloyd Banks and Chic. In 2016, Zych moved to Tampa and joined Castro and company in the Jake Castro Band. Castro and his band mates perform rock and roll oldies, latin rock, blues, country and funk. Concertgoers can expect to hear hits from artists such as Chuck Berry, The Eagles, Santana and many more. Photo courtesy of JACK CASTROAs part of the Largo Lions Spotlight Series, Jake Castro plays Central Park Performing Arts Center March 26.Ruth Eckerd Hall to welcome Rodney CarringtonCLEARWATER – Rodney Carrington will take the stage Thursday, March 22, 7 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $44.75. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall. com. This show is intended for mature audiences. Carrington has been making audiences laugh for almost 20 years with his unique brand of stand-up comedy. The country singer-songwriter has recorded eight major label comedy albums which have sold more than two million copies, two of which have been certi ed gold. “Laughter’s Good,” his most recent special, is available on Net ix. Carrington started his own record label Laughter’s Good and released two albums under the new label in October 2014. He re-released “C’Mon Laugh You Bastards” which features three new songs, as well as an album of all new material called “Laughter’s Good.” In addition to starting his own record label, Carrington started a new YouTube series in October 2014 called “Bit by Bit.” In the series, he releases new material one piece at a time on a weekly basis. According to Pollstar, Carrington has been one of the top 10 highest grossing touring comedians for the last 10 years and among the top four or ve the last several years. His popularity derives in large part, from his connection to his audience both at his live shows, as well as social media. By the looks of his schedule in 2018, he shows no signs of slowing down. A&E NEWS, from page 2B Photo courtesy of FLORIDA CRAFTARTA sugar skull created by Carmen Cadena is part of “Dia de los Muertos – A Celebration of Life,” a new exhibition opening April 6 at Florida CraftArt. “It Was a Very Good Year”A tribute to Frank Sinatra starring Tony Sandy ~ You’ll never get a chance to see Frank Sinatra, or even Frank Sinatra Jr., perform in concert, but some people say that Tony Sands is the next best thing. He’s performed all over the country, and on Wednesday, March 21st he’ll be at Central Park Performing Arts Center at 7:30pm for one show only. Las Vegas Reviews of “A Very Good Year” have praised Sands not only for his uncanny vocal re-creation of Sinatra, but for his mannerisms that help create the illusion that Ol’ Blue Eyes is back. Sands will be performing such hits as That’s Life, Come Fly With Me, Luck Be A Lady, My Way, New York New York and many more. Sands will be accompanied by his Eight Piece Band. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind musical tribute to Frank Sinatra. It’s as if Frank walked off the screen and onto the stage. For tickets, call 727-587-6739. 031518

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Classi eds 5B Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 1. House Sales JUST LISTED 662 Mehlenbacher Rd Belleair 33756 3BR/2BA/2CG Split Plan Pool Home on Pelican Golf Course with Fairway Views. Gorgeous Enclosed Pool/Spa. 2,078SF. $449,000 John Noell, Holland Associates (727)434-1673 BELLEAIR 3BR/2.5BA Screened Pool, 1 Car Garage. $399,900 Equity Pro Realty Rosalyn Carlton (727)644-0400 OPEN HOUSE SAT-SUN 1-4PM INDIAN ROCKS BEACH PRIME HARBOR DRIVE AREA FOR SALE BY OWNER Walk to Beach. Large Florida Room, 2BR/2BA/1CG, Many Updates. Beautiful Tropical Lot. Asking $384,500 Broker/Owner. (727)595-7592WE BUY HOUSES! FINDER'S FEE $500 FOR REFERRAL THAT WE BUY AND CLOSE ON!If You, Or Anyone You Know, Is in A Tough Spot— And Needs To Get Out Of Their House, I WILL PAY CASH TODAY For Their Home! TEXT or Call Sylvie (727)304-5813 LARGO 3BR/2BA/2CG Split Plan W/Eat-in Kitchen, 1,500SF/MOL, Fenced Yard. New Roof, Across From Pinecrest Golf Course $270,000 (727)584-8702 / (727)460-1057 No Realtors 2. Real Estate Services STOP! CALL US FIRST!We Will Buy Your Home Today and Pay All the Cost!! Sinkhole, Probate, Foreclosure, Burnt Out Landlord, ANY Situation. (727)669-0287 ActionJacksonBuysHouses.com LIST YOUR HOME FOR4% COMMISSION in MLSGiving 2.5% to Buyer Agent Linda & Bridd 1.5%Two Month Listing Contract Bridd & Linda Bone, (727)365-5256 lindaTbone@gmail.com Market is HOT! NOW is the time to put your home on the market. Multi-million Dollar ProducerCharles Rutenberg Realty 012518 SELL YOUR HOME TODAY! 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If you have not owned a home in the last 3 yearsLow Interest Rate Mortgage Down Payment Assistance AvailableHousing Finance Authority of Pinellas County111314 SEMINOLE BEAUTIFUL WOODBRIDGE CONDOS 2BR/2BA/2CG + Lanai, Remodeled Kitchen including Cabinets, Countertops & Flooring. Completely Remodeled Bathroom. Spacious 1 Story Villa in Park Like Community with Pool & Tennis Courts 102nd & Ridge Road. $297,000. Owner (407)416-8038 20. Condo Sales SEMINOLE GARDENSStandard, Unfurnished $44,900 Deluxe, Bath & 1/2, Furnished Land Owned, $76,900. (727)595-8229 Robert G. Castles, P.A.SEMINOLE GARDENSBUY WHILE PRICES ARE AT AN ALL-TIME LOW! BEAUTIFUL 56-ACRE COMPLEX 2BR/2BA 55+ 2nd Floor Walk-up Building Lots of Updates, Wood Laminate Flooring Next to Pool, Lake & Fountain View Asking $69,900 1BR/1BA, 3rd Floor Elevator Building View of Lake & Park Asking $44,900 Ridge Seminole Mgmt. Corp. Cassius L. 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The 7th Floor Allows for Views of the Entire Gulf Horizon in the Front and the Intracoastal in the Back. Sunrise to Sunset Views. Quieter Farther Setback from Gulf Blvd. With Lots of Green Space. 2016 New Drywall, Bathrooms, Kitchen Cabinets, A/C. Heated Pool, Rooftop Patio, Spa, Sauna, Tennis, Shuf eboard, Putting Green, Dock, Kayak Storage & Community Boat Slips. Potential Guest for Investor 2019 Season. 7 Day Rental. Owner/Broker Diann Callahan (813)389-1303 85. Commercial Sales FULLY OPERATIONAL 3/BAY SELF SERVICE CAR WASHIncludes Land, Equipment and Building. Turn-Key Ready for Business. $192,500 SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY! 1410 North Betty Lane Clearwater, FL ( 727 ) 644-6822 95. Property Mgmt. GOT VACANCIES?Let Us Fill & Manage Your Properties. Seasonal & Annual. Staging Services Available. Florida Dreams R.E. Sales & Rentals, (727)266-3767. All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to the Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise “any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination.” Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians; pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD Toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The Toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 121. Out of State Sales MONTANA, WYOMING land starting at $485/acre. Owner nancing O.A.C. Buildable, roads, views, elk, nat’l forest! (800)682-8088. www.rmtland.com. (C) 130. Cemetery Lots SYLVAN ABBEY CEMETERY LOT SOUTH LAWN Beautiful Treed Section. Settling Estate, Reduced From $4,200, Now Asking $2,500. (727)238-3000 SHORELANDS MEMORIAL GARDENS CEMETARY RT 35, HAZLET, NJ 2 Lots Valued at $1,475 Each, Will Sell Both for $1,200. (727)593-2339 Leave Message GARDEN SANCTUARY Side By Side Spaces, Two Caskets, 1 Marker, Valued @$8,500 Sacri cing @$6,295/OBO. (904)466-8430SYLVAN ABBEY SOUTH LAWN2 Cemetery Plots, Asking $3,000 Each, Plots Valued at $5,000 Each. Call Dorothy (727)535-6230 140. Furnished Houses IDEAL RENTAL HOME NEAR BEACHES 2BR/2BA, Garage, $1,200. Available April. Call Owner for Details. (727)517-3459. 155. Furnished Condos SEMINOLE GARDENS!1 Bedroom, 1-1/2 Bath, Furnished, $975 Month with ANNUAL Lease. (727)595-8229 CLEARWATER SOUTH HIGHLAND 55+ 2BR/1BA New Flooring, Newer Furniture $900/Month+, 6/Month Lease, References (705)257-7401 160. Unfurnished Condos SEMINOLE GARDENS 1BR/1BA, Any Age Bldg. Beautiful Lake View from Back Lanai $850/Month Annual Rental. Ridge Seminole Mgmt. Corp. (727)397-2534 PINELLAS PARK 55+, $1,100/Mo., 2BR/1BA, Recently Remodeled, All New Appliances. Walk-In Shower, Handicap Modi ed, Carport, W/D, Patio and Sunroom, Cable Included, Clubhouse, Pool, Close to Bus Line. Available Immediately. (262)302-1443 SEMIINOLE GARDENS 55+ COMPLETELY UPDATED 2BR/2BA, END UNIT, Walk Up 2nd Floor, No Elevator, Central Air $1,050/Month, Includes W/S/G & All Amenities, Heated Pool. Requires Application & Background Check. (727)401-3194 WATERFRONT RESORT-LIKE COMMUNITY LARGO OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 3-5PM Imperial Point 1BR/1.5BA 985SF/ MOL, First Floor, Covered Garage, Fishing Pier And Boat Ramp $1,175/ Month First/Last/Deposit Or Buy $130,000 (727)504-4135 170. Furnished Apts. STUDIO BELLEAIR Full Kitchen, Laundry Facilities, Private Entrance. Near Beaches And Gol ng. Includes All Utilities. Available April 1. $1,000/Month Annual $1,200/Month Seasonal. (727)385-3009 175. Unfurnished Apts. Imperial Palms Apartments Largo, FL*Receive a $300 Visa Gift Card!!!*Restrictions Apply: For Quali ed Applicants, Limited availability, Receive card 30 days after move in. 12 month lease required.SPACIOUS 1BD & 2BD Apts. w/Screened Lanais Starting at $875 Adjacent to the Largo Community Center& Keene Shopping Plaza Fenced Dog Park on Site Free Tram Service through Keene Plaza and our Community Free Scheduled Shopping Trips Mon Fri 2 Clubhouses w/Free Activities 2 Large Heated Pools Optional Housekeeping, Meal, & Laundry Service55+ Community Free Tram Service around our Community Call Today to Schedule a Tour!Open 7 Days a Week!(727)585-3723MyImperialPalmsHome.com You’ll Find Your Pot of Gold!!! 031518 8423 SEMINOLE BLVD Nice 1BR/1BA $865/Month Plus Deposit, Includes Super Cable First & Second Floor. (727)200-1650, (727)239-8554 NEAR LARGO CENTRAL PARK & HISTORIC DOWNTOWN 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Apartment Located Downstairs in a Charming Updated Older Home. 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Seasonal Rentals SEMINOLE 2BR/2BA, Glenwood Estates, Pets Allowed 3 Month+, Beginning December 1st. $2,000/Month. SAND KEY/CLEARWATER BCH Furnished 2BR/2BA Condos Available 1-12 Months. Florida Dreams RE Sales & Rentals, Inc. (727)418-5774 205. Townhouse Rentals 2BR/2BA NEWLY REMODELED Pool, $1,200/Month, Security/First/Last. No Pets. Credit Check. 7360 Ulmerton Rd, #14B, Largo (727)810-7665 255. Accom. To Share LADY 55 70 FREE ROOM AND BOARD By Retired U.S.M.C Disabled American Veteran, Please Call 7pm-8pm only Monday Sunday. (614)356-0151 265. Commercial Rentals OFFICE/WORKSHOPS/ STORAGE 220 13th Street SW, Largo (Near Largo Diagnostic Clinic) (727)584-6283 MISCELLANEOUS 300. Notices SUPPORT our service members, veterans and their families in their time of need. For more information, visit the Fisher House website at www. sherhouse.org (C) Become a published author! Publications sold at all major secular & specialty Christian bookstores. 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Unfurnished Condos 380. Internet/ TV Services 435. Adult Care & Svcs. SHOP OUR CLASSIFIEDS online 24/7TBNweekly.comTo place a listing, call 727-397-5563 Want to make Extra IncomeWe are looking for men and women to deliver FREE community newspapers in Pinellas County. Must be available either Wednesday, Thursday or Friday. Experience preferred but will train the right person. This is a supplemental income. Applicant must have good transportation; preferably a van, large car, SUV or pickup truck. Please visit us at lshi ett@ sunsetadvertisingdistributors.com or contact Lee at 727-337-9000.IMMEDIATE OPENINGS!020818

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6B Classi eds Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 CASH PAID FOR DIABETIC Test Strips! OneTouch, Freestyle, Accucheck, More! Must Not Be Expired, Opened. FREE Local Pickup! Prompt, Friendly, I Pay *Top Dollar*. Call David (727)266-0087 BEACH RESIDENT WANTING TO BUY GOLD, SILVER, JEWELRY-ESTATE & COSTUME, COINS, STERLING SILVER, ANTIQUES, ARTWORK, ASIAN. (518)527-0531 700. Pets & Animals PET GROOMING NEW CLIENTS SPECIAL! $22 Any Dog Breed Includes Wash/ Dry/ Nails/ Ears and a Trim, Make Them Beautiful ... Affordably Our Salon Established in 1979 Academy of Animal Arts. (727)596-2547 academyofanimalarts.com 715. Medical Eqpt.-Supply Hospital Bed $500, Bath Chair $50, Inogin Portable Oxygen Unit Barely Used Paid $3,500 Let Go for $2,500. Can Not Be Delivered, Must Be Picked Up. (727)515-3131 810. Auto Sales 2013 FORD ESCAPE ECOBOOST Very nice green Ford Escape SE Ecoboost. New back tires, new battery. Ice cold air. Premium sound. Sync/bluetooth. Purchased from CarMax May 2015. No accidents. Clear title. 84,768 miles. $9,500 OBO. Nice Florida car take me back to Canada! SERIOUS INQUIRIES ONLY, please (727)421-9018. 835. Auto Services PAT'S AUTO INTERIORSSmall-Large Seat Repairs Headliners Small-Big Dent Repairs with (Perfect Color Match) Rust Holes Sand & Clear Headlights (Like New) WALNUT STRIPPING CARS AND FURNITURE Call for Details!! 4500 49th Street N, St. Pete. (727)526-5949 885. Autos Wanted THINKING ABOUT SELLING OR TRADING?I Will PAY MORE Than Trade-In On Good, Clean, Low-Mileage Vehicles. HAROLD COREY, AUTO BROKER(727)595-9393 Got an older car, boat or RV? Do the humane thing. Donate it to the Humane Society. (800)831-6309. (C) DONATE YOUR CAR, TRUCK OR BOAT TO HERITAGE FOR THE BLIND. Free 3-Day Vacation. Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. (800)902-7815. (C) CARS/TRUCKS WANTED!! Sell Your Used or Damaged 2002-2018 Vehicle Fast! Running or Not. Nationwide Free Towing. Same Day Pick-Up and Pay Available. Call (800)761-9396. (C) 485. Help Wanted NEEDED FULL TIME POOL CLEANER Must Have Experience. Good Driving Record with Driver License. Taking Applications. (727)385-3523 LOOKING FOR DEPENDABLEIndividuals or Independent Cleaning Contractors to Clean Vacation Rentals. If Interested Please Inquire Within on Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday; 12960 Gulf Blvd, Madeira BeachDESIGNER PART TIME TO STARTExperienced, Knowledgeable in ALL Phases of Flower Shop Work. Salary Commiserate with Experience. Call (727)550-6597 PINELLAS COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICESchool Crossing Guards $17.50 Per Hour (2 Hours Per Day Split Shift) Seeking responsible, mature individuals to work 180 day school calendar. Uniforms supplied. Application online at www.pcsoweb.com. For further information contact Human Resources, human_resources@pcsonet.com Or call (727)582-6208. Note: No nicotine/ tobacco policy does not apply to this position. EOE/ADA COOK, FT EVENING Experienced 11AM-7PM. Also Need PT DIETARY AIDES. Apply: VINEYARD INN 10929 Ridge Road, Seminole DFWP CDL DRIVER Brookdale Pinecrest Retirement Community is Currently Seeking Applicants for a Part Time Driver. Must Have a CDL License in Good Standing. Drivers Transport our Resident To and From Doctor Appointments; Banking; Shopping and Scheduled Activity Trips. Candidates Must Follow Company Guidelines Regarding Resident and Vehicle Safety. Part Time Various Hours Including Some Weekends and Holidays. Please Send Resumes to: Margaret.kristall@brookdale.com or Fax: (727)581-8409 or Complete an Application in Person 1150 8th Ave. SW, Largo FL. DFWP; EOE. DELIVER THE Home Delivery Independent Distributor Opportunities $500 Signing Incentive! $800-$1700/month paid weekly Opportunities throughout Pinellas County Early morning hours Must be at least 18 Valid Florida drivers license Reliable vehicle and car insurance Information Sessions held Saturday at 9:00 am at the following locations; To apply; please visit; tampabay.com/distributor or call; 866-498-4637 €Tampa Bay Times Plant 1301 34 St N, St Petersburg €Largo Delivery Center 13155 Starkey Rd, Largo €Palm Harbor Delivery Center 32180 US Hwy 19 N, Palm Harbor020416-2 LPNs Brookdale’s Lake Seminole Square is seeking LPNs to work in our Assisted Living department within our upscale retirement community. Must be able to communicate effectively, possess excellent customer service skills and have a desire to care for our residents. Full-time 11PM7AM shift and PRN positions for all shifts available Position requires Level II background checks; drug-free workplace. Please Apply in Person 8333 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL. 33772OFFICE ASSISTANTPart Time, Basic Computer Knowledge, Word/Excel, Good Communication and Organizational Skills, EXCELLENT PAY for right person. Call (619) 302-0562 or Email: noonbui@aol.com CHRISTIAN EMPHASIS 30 Plus Years in Planning & Marketing Stages, 15 Businesses Dedicated to the 15 “Symbolic Numbers” for the Holy Bible. Seeking # 7 Board of Directors. Please Submit Name, Phone Number & Best Time to Call in Care of Thomas Rolland Markin 7100 Ulmerton Road, Lot 2027 Largo, FL 33771. #1 Minister &/or Rabbi Encouraged to Contact. 505. Part-Time Help TAMPA BAY TIMES Part Time Driver CDL Class A Local Runs! The Tampa Bay Times has immediate part time openings for drivers with CDL Class A license to drive Times vehicles to and from Distribution Centers adhering to standard routes in place. Driver is responsible for loading and unloading carts and/or bundles of newspaper. Opportunities are between the hours of 11 PM to 5 AM. Must be able to work throughout the week, including Saturday. Must be at least 21 years old, have a valid CDL Class A, good driving record, have suf cient driving hours available for scheduled shift and to comply with D.O.T. Hours of Service rules, ability to meet and safely perform the physical requirements of the position and complete/pass a DOT physical. Recent commercial driving experience is required. Great place to work! Tampabay.com/joinus NESECITO PERSONA PARA Limpiesa de Casa una ves porse mana Casa pekena. Por favor Llamar (727)238-4454THRIFT STORE MANAGER 20 Hours/Week. TuesdaySaturday, 12-4pm. Manage Volunteers, Price Donations and Assist Customers, $10-$12/Hour, Background Check Required, Retail Experience a Plus. Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, 2165 NE Coachman Rd, Clearwater. 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Professional Services 7B Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 Garage Doors FREE ESTIMATES! DOORS/ OPENERS Installations, We Specialize in Repairs. I Fix It or It's Free!! Check Us Out on Angie's List. C-10172/Insured Advanced Garage Door Services Locally Owned(727)585-3525 Glass Block GLASS BLOCKWINDOWS  WALLS  SHOWERS PHILIP RUCHO TILE & MARBLE (727)580-7788Lic. #C8124 Gutters Seamless 6" Gutters, Family Owned & Operated, Lowest Prices! Free Estimates. Quality Work. (727)320-4819. Lic#SCC131151386 RESTORE THE OUTDOORS!GUTTERS/ FASCIA/ SOFFIT ALUMINUM & VINYL Specialty Contractor. RescreeningInstall/ Restore Pool & Patio Enclosure. Licensed/Insured SCC131151635(727)474-2242 kcmc.outdoorlivingsolutions@gmail.comwww.outdoorrestore.net FREE ESTIMATES $10 Off Your First Cleaning When You Mention this Ad. Insured, Eric (727)385-9581 Handyman HANDY DANDY OLD MAN For all your around-the-house maintenance needs. FREE ESTIMATES! GMAN, (727)678-5136 Info. 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Professional Services 9B Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018 Lawn Care Pool Service Painting Tree Services Sprinklers Roo ng SHOP OUR CLASSIFIEDS online 24/7TBNweekly.com (5 weekly papers)To place a listing, call 727-397-5563 HENRY'S LAWN & LANDSCAPE Full Property Maintenance & Landscaping. Free Estimates. Licensed/Insured. (727)688-4141 EVERGREEN LAWNSLEAF VACUUMINGLEAVE YOUR LEAVES TO US! Cleanups, Residential Lawn Maintenance. Free Estimates! Licensed and Insured. Evergreen_Lawns@ymail.com (727)639-1520 www.facebook.com/EvergreenLawnsKIRK MORGAN'S RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIALLawn Service, All Phases of Tree & Yard Work, Hauling & General Maintenance, House Cleanups, Licensed. 50+ Years In The Area. Let Me Save You Some $. (727)709-7292A LAWN SERVICE YOU CAN AFFORD! Hedge, Tree, Palm Trimming, Leaf Raking, Clean-Ups. NEW PHONE (727)238-4454 "Ralphie Here" LAWN SERVICE Cut, Edge, Weed Eat. 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10B Entertainment Seminole Beacon, March 15, 2018As the likelihood of finding a diplomatic solution fades, the Israeli government sets in motion an extraordinary plan to free the prisoners before time runs out. Combining vivid historical details with pulse-quickening suspense, “7 Days in Entebbe” is a powerful depiction of an international crisis that stunned the world.‘Love, Simon’Genre: Drama Cast: Nick Robinson, Katherine Langford, Alexandra Shipp, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Miles Heizer, Keiynan Lonsdale, Logan Miller, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel and Tony Hale Director: Greg Berlanti Rated: PG-13 Everyone deserves a great love story. But for 17-year old Simon Spier it’s a little more complicated: He’s yet to tell his family or friends he’s gay and he doesn’t actually know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, terrifying and life-changing. Directed by Greg Berlanti with a screenplay by Elizabeth Berger and Isaac Aptaker, and based on Becky Albertalli’s acclaimed novel, “Love, Simon” is a funny and heartfelt coming-of-age story about the thrilling ride of nding yourself and falling in love. The following will open in limited release. It may be several weeks before these films appear in local movie theaters.‘I Can Only Imagine’Genre: Drama Cast: Dennis Quaid, Cloris Leachman, Trace Adkins, J. Michael Finley, Priscilla Shirer and Madeline Carroll Directors: Andrew Erwin and Jon Erwin Rated: PG It’s the multi-platinum song that brought hope to millions. The inspiring, incredible, and unknown true story behind MercyMe’s beloved song is the basis for this brand-new movie from the Erwin Brothers and producer Kevin Downes. A gripping reminder of the power of forgiveness, “I Can Only Imagine” beautifully illustrates that no one is ever too far from God’s love – or from an eternal home in Heaven.‘Flower’Genre: Comedy Cast: Zoey Deutch, Kathryn Hahn, Adam Scott, Tim Heidecker, Joey Morgan, Dylan Gelula and Maya Eshet Director: Max Winkler Rated: R Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross (Zoey Deutch) is a 17-year-old recracker living with her single mom Laurie (Kathryn Hahn) and mom’s new boyfriend Bob (Tim Heidecker) in L.A.’s San Fernando Valley. When Bob’s mentally unbalanced son Luke (Joey Morgan) arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala (Dylan Gelula) and Claudine (Maya Eshet) in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a dark secret of high-school teacher Will (Adam Scott), with perilous results; their teenage kicks become a catalyst for growing up in unexpected and unpredictable ways. ‘Allure’Genre: Drama Cast: Evan Rachel Wood, Julia Sarah Stone, Denis O’Hare and Maxim Roy Directors: Carlos Sanchez and Jason Sanchez Rated: Not rated Laura (Evan Rachel Wood) works as a house cleaner for her father’s company but her personal life is not so pristine. Rough around the edges, looking for love in all the wrong places, her heartbreaking behavior points to hardships of the past. One day on the job, in yet another house, Laura meets Eva (Julia Sarah Stone), a quiet teenager unhappy with her disciplined life. In Eva, Laura rediscovers an innocent tenderness. In Laura, Eva nds a thrilling rebel who can bring her into unknown territories. The mutual attraction soon morphs into obsession as Laura convinces Eva to run away and secretly come live with her, perilously raising the stakes for the young, impressionable girl as Laura’s emotional instability becomes increasingly clear. As their world closes in, they must unearth certain truths to nd a way out. ‘Journey’s End’Genre: Drama and war Cast: Sam Cla in, Asa Butterfield, Paul Bettany, Toby Jones, Tom Sturridge and Stephen Graham Director: Saul Dibb Rated: R In March 1918, Jimmy Raleigh has left Barford School to join up. He is desperate to join his hero Stanhope’s C Company. On his journey to the front line, he pulls a favor from his uncle who is a general in charge of logistics. What he doesn’t realize is that Stanhope’s Company is directly in the path of the impending and massive German attack. Captain Stanhope’s men must take over the line of trenches from Captain Hardy’s company. They will be in the line for six days and nights and everyone knows the Germans are planning a big push. Photo courtesy of LIONSGATE/ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONSBart Millard (John Michael Finley) and Amy Grant (Nicole DuPort) rehearse in the new lm “I Can Only Imagine.” OPENING, from page 1B 10425 Park Blvd., Seminole on Lake Seminole across from Home DepotSunday-Thursday 10:30am-10:00pm  Friday & Saturday 10:30am-11:00pm $1 OFF regular menu price. Not valid with any other offer. Limit one coupon per transaction. Valid only at this location. Exp. 3/25/18031518 of Seminole Not valid with any other offer. Limit one coupon per transaction. Valid only at this location. 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