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Volume 40, No. 4 March 29, 2018 VIEWPOINTS Joe HendersonCan you name your lawmaker?... Page 15A. Features Business . . . . . . . . . . .12A Classi eds . . . . . . . . . .4-7B Community . . . . . . . . .10, 17A County . . . . . . . . . . .5-6, 8A Entertainment . . . . . . . .1-3, 8B Health & tness . . . . . . . . .14A Just for fun . . . . . . . . . . .2B Outdoors . . . . . . . . . . .16A Police beat . . . . . . . . . . .11A Professional Services . . . . . .5-7B Schools . . . . . . . . . . . .13A Seminole . . . . . . . . . . .3-4A Viewpoints . . . . . . . . . . .15ACall 727-397-5563 For News & Advertising ENTERTAINMENT Unhappy residents Fewer residents recommend Pinellas County as place to live in recent survey ... Page 5A.Josh Ritter, Fantastic Negrito, Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root, others to perform. … Page 3B.Fifth annual Safety Harbor SongFest to take place April 7 At the box of ce"Ready Player One," starring Tye Sheridan and Lena Waithe, to open this week. Other movies hitting theaters include "Acrimony," "Neon" and "The Last Movie Star."... Page 1B. INSIDE SEMINOLE Woman's club to host fashion showThe GFWC Pinellas Seminole Woman's Club will host its 56th annual Fashion Show & Luncheon Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 2:20 p.m., at the Seminole Community Building in City Park, 7464 Ridge Road.... Page 4A.Osceola student leads St. Petersburg protest for gun control March for Our LivesPhotos courtesy of MADISON VOGELOsceola Fundamental High School junior Madison Vogel, second from right, organized the March 24 March for Our Lives protest for gun control and school safety with the help of other Pinellas County students. The event, organized in the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, drew thousands of people from around the county. By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE The Bay Pines VA Healthcare System, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd., invites the public to visit its Fisher House during a community open house Thursday, March 29, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For those unfamiliar with the Fisher House, it's "a home away from home" for families of veterans and those currently serving in the military who are receiving care at Bay Pines VA, said Shentrela Diggins, Fisher House manager. Those staying at the home must live 50 miles or more from the VA center. Built by the Fisher House Foundation (FHF), Fisher Houses, which are cost-free to the families who use them, are located at military and VA medical centers around the world. "It's right on our campus so families are able to just walk over to see their loved ones," she added. The Fisher House provides families with everything they need during their stay from home-cooked meals to toiletries. "If they need something, we try to get it for them," Diggins said. "We're here to take care of them so they can take care of their loved one. We provide everything. Their laundry needs. Their food. Any resources they need, I am there for them." With nine bedrooms, the Bay Pines Fisher House is one of the smaller of these homes, she said. "They're only building 16to 21-bedroom homes, now," she added. This means the Bay Pines Fisher House is often at full capacity, she said. Often, they'll utilize the FHF's program Hotels for Heroes, where people donate their hotel rewards points, to ensure the family of those receiving treatment has a place to stay. "So, if we can't get them in the house, they still have somewhere to go," Diggins said. "We're not turning anyone away." Due to the demand at Bay Pines, the VA center has been approved for a second Fisher House, a 16-room facility that will be built next to the original home. It's tentatively scheduled to open in 2019. "There's a real need for a second home here," she said. Donations are accepted for the project, she added, as the FHF needs to purchase everything for the home from furniture to linens to games, books and other forms of entertainment. "We need anything we can get that helps us run this place," Diggins said. She added, "Anything helps. I tell people that two pennies matter in the building of the house here." Those attending the March 29 open house will receive a guided tour of the house. There also will be an information booth, light refreshments, music and more. For more information, email shentrela. By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersST. PETERSBURG When 17-year-old Madison Vogel took the stage to address the crowd that had gathered at St. Petersburg's Poynter Park March 24, a sea of faces full of frustration and anger, but also hope, focused their attention on what she and the other Pinellas County high school students who later spoke had to say. These teens shared a resounding message: schools should be a safe haven for students, not a place where they "might be murdered," Vogel said. In the wake of the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida that killed 17, these students demanded "common sense gun control," she added. Thousands of individuals, young and old, joined them at Poynter Park in their quest for gun legislation reform. Vogel was both humbled by and in awe of the turnout. "We all kind of looked at each other in disbelief [at] different times during the day with tears in our eyes because we were so happy we were able to bring together our community," she said. "I honestly cannot really put into words how I felt then. It was beyond [what] words can describe." This is only the beginning of their ght, she added. "It's incredible to think it's only up from here." Theirs was one of hundreds of March for Our Lives events that took place around the globe that day, the largest, set in Washington, D.C., attended by hundreds of thousands of people. Vogel, a junior at Osceola Fundamental High School, led the charge at the St. Petersburg gathering, which was the of cial Pinellas County march. She was "absolutely horrified" when she learned about the Parkland massacre. School shootings are all too common, she said. So when she returned home from school Feb. 14, as her mother followed the scene unfolding in South Florida on the TV news, she took to Twitter. Vogel's message was clear: "Somebody needs to do something." Then, she realized, maybe that somebody could be her. "I turned it around on myself and thought, wait, what am I doing? How am I trying to make a change," she said. Two years earlier, she had been equally affected by the Open HouseBay Pines VA welcomes public to Fisher House Seminole resident breaks Cannonball Run record with Tesla Model 3 Photo by TURODaniel Zorrilla with his Tesla Model 3 while his children check out smaller versions of the car. They’re posed in front of a St. Petersburg mural of Nikola Tesla, the inventor and namesake of the Tesla company. By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay Newspapers SEMINOLE Dan Zorrilla has always been a self-described "car guy." Growing up, he had subscriptions to a variety of car magazines, and could recognize the make, model and engine type of most vehicles he saw on the road. This interest and knowledge extended into adulthood. So, when Tesla began manufacturing electric cars, it was no surprise to anyone that knew the Seminole resident that he was intrigued by them. He was especially taken with Tesla's Model S. But in 2014, used Teslas were expensive, he said. Less than a year later, though, the car's value depreciated, and he was able to nd a preowned Model S within his price range at Tesla's Houston dealership. For two years, he drove that car, but when Tesla announced its new Model 3 vehicle with a starting base price of $35,000, a much lower price point than the Model S, even used Zorrilla knew he wanted "the newest technology," he said. He added, "I wanted the best and most cutting-edge [vehicle.]" In 2016, he put a deposit down on the car. To increase his chances of receiving one sooner, he changed his address and zip code on the order, using a friend's address in California, where Tesla is based. Those on the West Coast received their orders first, he said. By using a California zip code, he became the rst nonemployee to have the Tesla Model 3 on the East Coast. Madison Vogel, left, CEO of We the Students, a new nonpro t organization that organized the March 24 March for Our Lives gathering at St. Petersburg’s Poynter Park, and other members of the group meet with Rep. Charlie Crist. Crist was one of few adults who spoke at the student-led event. See MARCH, page 4A OUTDOORS Dolphin WatchDolphins have seaside spring training year-round.... Page 16A. POLICE Largo of cer shoots, kills driverPolice have identi ed the man who was shot and killed during a "violent, explosive situation" at a Largo gas station Friday night.... Page 11A.After Christmas of last year, he headed west to pick up his car. There he met up with Alex Roy, a car journalist and rally race driver who has broken multiple endurance driving records. 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Seminole 3A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 Photo courtesy of MAYOR LESLIE WATERSThe Seminole City Council presented $500 grants to all four elementary schools that call the city home at its March 13 meeting. Councilor Chris Burke presented the grant to each school’s principal, while Vice Mayor Roger Edelman gave each a Key to the City lapel pin. “We are so fortunate to have these four great education leaders in Seminole,” said Mayor Leslie Waters. “I often hear that people move to Seminole because of the schools, and these elementary schools are four of the best.” Front row, from left: Burke, Kelly Kennedy (Oakhurst Elementary), Audrey Chaf n (Starkey Elementary), Nannette Grasso (Seminole Elementary), Dr. Christina Porter (Orange G rove Elementary), and Edelman. Back row, from left: Councilors Bob Matthews and Trish Springer, Mayor Waters, Councilors Jim Quinn and Thomas Barnhorn.Grant presentation Photo by GENE STERNLaura Lynn Segur, a director of Eckerd Connects, a program that works with foster children, thanked the Seminole Lake Rotary Club Red Sled team that raised more than $40,000 in cash and gifts for children in the foster care system last year. While visiting the club at a recent meeting, she indicated that many of these children had never experienced a Christmas with gifts and that the efforts of the Red Sled team were a “godsend” to the cash-strapped private agency. She presented each member of the team in attendance a “key” to the foster care system. Pictured from left: Gerry Cachia, Curtis Camp, Segur, Dave Buzza, Mike Marr, Deb Bebell, Darlene Sheets and Sharon Harper.Thanks from Eckerd Connects 010418 When you need help after an accident.Injury Law I Wrongful Death Auto & Motorcycle AccidentCall for a free consultation.727-592-86768640 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, FL Paul R. Cavonis, Esq. Friendly, Courteous & Experienced Deep Tissue Therapeutic Relaxation New Client Special110917Lic. #MA47438 J u s t i n M a i n a Justin Maina, L M T LMT JustinCredible Massage (727) 667-1441 www.JustinCredibleMassage.com10+ Years Experience Midway Mobile Veterinary Services 10700 Seminole Blvd. Largo, FL 33778 Our Mobile unit is currently serving a 10 mile radius from our of ce in Seminole. St. Pete LargoCell 727-386-2388Serving Your Pets Right In Their Home! 110217 PERMANENT MAKE-UPSHAMPOO/CUT/STYLE 25 SPA MANICURE/PEDICURE HOT STONE w/ SHELLAC 39 EYELASH EXTENSIONS MINK LASH 75 COLOR/STYLE/CUT 69 MICROBLADING EYEBROW 250 Regular 450 PARTIAL FOILS/CUT/STYLE 79BROWS OR EYELINER 150 Reg. 250  LIPS 200 (Reg. 350) TBN Offer Expires 4/30/18 TBN Offer Expires 4/30/18 TBN Offer Expires 4/30/18First Time Clients Only. Longer Hair Additional. TBN Offer Exp. 4/30/18First Time Clients Only. Single Color Process. Longer Hair Additional. TBN Offer Exp. 4/30/18031518 TBN Offer Exp. 4/30/18 EYELASH EXTENSIONS P E R M A N E N T M A K E U P S P E C I A L S PERMANENT MAKE-UP SPECIALS! F R E E C O N S U L T A T I O N FREE CONSULTATION HAIREXTENSIONSAll Methods Dolly, Dawn, Socorro, Grace, Pam, Isabel, and Dot Rendezvous9120 Seminole Blvd.(Next to Susie Q Diner)727-392-2626031518Hair by:Beauty Salon 032918 032918 032918 1300 South Belcher Road, Clearwater727-786-8191 888-999-LOCK (5625) LOCK & SECURITY SOLUTIONS Locksmith Services Access Control Security Cameras Locksmith Services Access Control Security Cameras Locksmith Services Access Control Security Cameras 03 2 9 1 8 1 Safes Alarms Car Remotes Dealer Keys Security Cameras S We Beat Dealer Prices on Most Remotes & Keys! With coupon expires 4/30/18 10% OFF Blinds  Shutters  RepairsOffering Top Of The Line, Affordable Products Including:Hunter Douglas  Somfy  SMI Shutters Bandalux Retractable Awning  Bahama Shutters727-515-6227www.ElegantBlinds-Shutters.comWe Specialize in Personalized, Professional Service. Please Call For Your Free In-Home Consultation B 110217


4A Seminole Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando that killed 49. She tried to do her part by giving blood, but was turned away because she was too young at the time. Then, a day after the Stoneman Douglas shooting, someone pulled the re alarm at Osceola. Everyone teachers and students froze when it happened, Vogel said. "Nobody knew what to do," she said. "Not even our teachers. They were asking us what we should do. We were wondering, are we going to die today? Nobody should have to ever go to school and have that question cross their mind." She learned about protests surrounding gun law reform and school safety scheduled in Parkland. But the distance was too far for her to travel. So she decided to organize her own protest. Once again, she turned to Twitter. This time, she began following students from other Pinellas County high schools, teenagers she didn't already know, and put out a call: "Who wants to help?" Under the name Pinellas 4 Parkland, 20 students attended the rst meeting she organized. That was less than six weeks ago. Today, the group comprises 38 teens representing the majority of high schools in the county, Vogel said. As they organized their own protest, they learned their Parkland peers were pushing March for Our Lives, a global student-led march against the epidemic of mass school shootings set for March 24. Vogel and her new friends quickly changed gears for the protest they had been planning to turn the event into the of cial Pinellas County March for Our Lives event. At the event, following a 1.5-mile march, the student organizers spoke to the crowd of thousands, re ecting on gun control and school shootings. They were joined at Poynter Park by St. Petersburg Mayor Rick Kriseman and Congressman Charlie Crist. Several organizations were also in attendance to register students to vote. This is key to their plan for reform, Vogel added. In the past, low numbers of those aged 18 to 25 have turned out to vote, especially in non-presidential election years, she said. "That's 110 percent going to change," she said. "I even got my friends who are not politically involved to get registered to vote. If people don't want to hear us, if they don't want to help with gun control, then we're going to vote these people out." She also stresses that she and others who organized the St. Petersburg March for Our Lives protest are dedicated to working towards eradicating school gun violence. "This is a long ght," she said. "It's not going to happen overnight because of the force the NRA has over [those in] of ce." In recent weeks, the group formed a nonpro t organization called We the Students to tackle its long-term goals. They continue to use the Pinellas 4 Parkland brand at the moment, but Vogel, the group's CEO, said they consider that more of a movement. She said they have a long list of goals they hope to accomplish through We the Students, and it starts with the ban of assault ri es and bump stocks. From there, they'd like to see additional reform, including increasing the legal age to purchase a gun, improving background checks and mental health resources, and pushing for racial acceptance and equality. Leading up to March 24, members of We the Students met with local leaders mayors and councilors in their towns, state representatives, directors of nonpro t organizations, anyone who would talk to them. Vogel has met with Kriseman, former Congressman David Jolly and a representative of Senator Marco Rubio. Moving forward, she plans to keep knocking on the doors of city, state and federal leaders with her message, and also hopes to connect with Parkland students to discuss how they can work together. With March for Our Lives behind them, they can only look to the future, she said. "There's a lot of work to do." She added, "It's been absolutely out of this world. It's amazing what we've been able to accomplish in such a short time. Now we need to think about what's next." MARCH, from page 1A Photo courtesy of MADISON VOGELThousands attended the March 24 March for Our Lives gun law reform protest at St. PetersburgÂ’s Poynter Park. Left, far left, many of the protestors at the March 24 St. Petersburg March for Our Lives event carried handmade signs calling for stricter gun legislation.Photos by ARIN GREENWOOD TESLA, from page 1A How to contribute All press releases are published on a space available basis. They are subject to editing for grammar, length and general newspaper style. We are not able to predict exactly the issue it will be printed or even guarantee that it will be used. The deadline for all copy is Friday, noon, preceding publication date. The newspapers are published Thursdays. For upcoming events, please send in your announcement two weeks in advance, if possible. All submissions can be dropped off at the of ce or mailed to Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772, emailed to or faxed to 727-397-5900. Questions? Call 727-397-5563 or send an email. Please include a contact name and number on all submissions. Personal photographs can be picked up at the of ce after publication; however, their safety is not guaranteed (please don't give us the last picture you have of Ol' Uncle Albert.) 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. Emails should include town of residence and telephone and be sent to Around SeminoleHistorical Society to meetSEMINOLE The next Seminole Historical Society meeting, Wednesday, March 28, 7 p.m., at its museum at Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Rd., will feature a presentation on Sarasota's Mote Marine Laboratory. For more information, visit www.seminole or call 727-399-0587.Church to host Easter EggstravaganzaSEMINOLE The Kids' Easter Eggstravaganza will be presented Saturday, March 31, 1 p.m., at Seminole Assembly Ministries, 10600 113th St. N., Seminole. The event will feature an Easter egg hunt, games and activities. Admission is free. For information, call 727-391-9788 or email amy@ show fundraiser plannedSEMINOLE The GFWC Pinellas Seminole Woman's Club will host its 56th annual Fashion Show & Luncheon Saturday, April 7, 11 a.m. to 2:20 p.m., at the Seminole Community Building in City Park, 7464 Ridge Rd. Sign of the Dolphin will provide the clothing for the fashion show. Mayor Leslie Waters will serve as the emcee. Call Pat Coughlan at 727-709-3778 for ticket information.Library presents Pop to Opera: From Broadway to the MetSEMINOLE The Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N., presents Pop to Opera: From Broadway to the Met Sunday, April 8, 3 p.m., as part of its Sunday Musicale series. A quartet of classical vocalists will perform. This event is free and open to the public. Email for more information.Third annual Art in the Park setSEMINOLE The city will host its third annual Art in the Park Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Rd. Area artists and ne crafters will exhibit and sell their work. The Seminole Historical Society Museum will also be open during the event. Food and drinks will be available to purchase.For more information, email dcrandall@myseminole. com or call the Recreation Department at 727-391-8345.Scrabble Club meets weeklySEMINOLE The Scrabble Club meets at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N., Tuesday, 1 to 5 p.m. This is a free event. All skill levels are welcome. Attendees are requested to bring game boards if they have one at home. Call 727-394-6923 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., Suite 1, the second and fourth Wednesday of each month or by appointment. Call 727-392-3245 for more information.Chess clubs meet at librarySEMINOLE Chess players of all ages (children, teens, and adults) and all levels of play (beginning, intermediate, or advanced) are invited to attend the Two Towers Chess Club (second and fourth Mondays, 3:30-5:30 p.m.) or the Seminole Chess Club (Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m.) at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N. The Two Towers Chess Club is especially for beginners and youth, with chess coaches on hand to teach, encourage and critique. The Seminole Chess Club is for players who already know the rules and etiquette of the game. Boards and pieces are provided or feel free to bring your own. The clubs are free and open to the public, and no registration is required. Call 727-394-6923 for more information.Medicare guidance available at librarySEMINOLE Medicare beneficiaries, their caregivers, and family members who have questions or concerns about Medicare and related health insurance topics have a new place to turn to. The Area Agency on Aging Pasco-Pinellas will be partnering with Seminole Community Library to provide Medicare counseling through the SHINE Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders Program. Specially trained volunteers of the SHINE Program will begin offering Medicare counseling at the library, located at 9200 113th St. N. SHINE is a program of the Florida Department of Elder Affairs that empowers elders to make informed decisions about their health care coverage. Every day SHINE volunteers answer questions about Medicare, Medicaid, prescription assistance, long-term care planning and more. The new site at the Seminole Community Library will allow the program to reach more community members who may be unaware of SHINE and the bene ts the program offers. SHINE volunteer counselors can even assist eligible Medicare bene ciaries to nd programs that lower prescription drug costs or provide prescription drugs at no cost. Appointments are available monthly on the second and third Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 727394-6909 to make an appointment. For more information, call 1-800-96-ELDER (1-800963-5337), or visit www. Junior WomanÂ’s Club meets monthlySEMINOLE The GFWC Seminole Junior Woman's Club meets at 7 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N.The group is dedicated to serving the community, particularly through programs helping children. Club activities include providing dinner to families at the Ronald McDonald House in St. Petersburg and the SJWC's annual "Share Our Spirit" food drive, which helps feed Seminole children during the winter holiday break.Those interested in learning more about the SJWC are welcome to attend the meetings. Call 727-2511037, email or visit Seminolejuniors 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 kiwanisclubof 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 for more information.Welsh Society to meet monthlySEMINOLE The Welsh Society of the Suncoast meets the third Tuesday of every month at noon at Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church, 8505 113th St. For more information, visit welshsociety 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 collecting food donationsSEMINOLE Mayor Leslie Waters encourages citizens to help stock the shelves at the Interfaith Food Pantry. Drop-off locations are: City Hall, 9199 113th St. Interfaith Food Pantry at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 9530 Starkey Road Seminole Garden Apartments, 8275 113th St. Seminole Chamber of Commerce, 7777 131st St. N., Suites 7 and 8 Freedom Square, 7800 Liberty Lane Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church, 8505 113th St. Lake Seminole Square, 8333 Seminole Blvd. Seminole First Baptist Church, 11045 Park Blvd. N. Vintage by Design, 5141 Seminole Blvd. Monetary contributions also are welcome and can be mailed to the Interfaith Food Pantry, P.O. Box 7071, Seminole, FL 33777. Donation pick-ups are available if necessary. Call 727-418-1204 for more information.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. The cadet program, designed for youth ages 12 and up, focuses on aerospace and other STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) academic subjects as well as leadership, fitness and character development. For more information about the squadron, visit or OakhurstCAP.American Legion hosts weekly eventsSEMINOLE American Legion Post 252, 11433 Park Blvd., holds a cookout every Sunday at the Tiki Bar from 1 to 5 p.m. The monthly spaghetti dinner is held the rst Tuesday of each month from 5 to 7 p.m. The dining room is open to the public. Legion membership is required to purchase alcohol. For more information, call 727-391-6324.Kiwanis Breakfast Club meets Tuesday morningsSEMINOLE The Kiwanis Breakfast Club of Seminole meets on the second, third and fourth Tuesdays of the month, 7:15 a.m., in the third oor card room at Lake Seminole Square, 8333 Seminole Blvd. The group features speakers from different organizations. Visit or call 727-3198343 for more information.Beach, California. Roy and Zorrilla tackled the race heading in the opposite direction. Because their vehicle was electric, they needed to charge their car along the way. Charging stations were less common than gas stations, Zorrilla said. Still, they had a map of charging stations around the country, which helped them navigate their way. Being the end of December, the weather was frigid. To conserve power, they decided to make the trip without turning on the heater. This reduced the number of times they had to stop to charge the car. But it was dif cult for Zorrilla. "I'm a Florida guy," he said. "I'm not used to the cold weather." For the most part, it was an easy trip and they were excited that they might beat the previous Cannonball Run record for an electric car. Then came Pennsylvania. It began to snow and they ran out of windshield wiper uid. While Roy charged the car, Zorrilla traveled by foot in search of uid. They were out of it at the rst gas station he found, and with little cash on him, he was forced to hitch a ride with someone getting gas there to another nearby station. Eventually, he found what he was looking for. But his phone battery was low, so low it was about to die, and Roy was having dif culty nding him because there were several gas stations of the same name a few miles apart. "I was really worried that we weren't going to make it," Zorrilla said. "I thought that was it for the record." Then, he was able to borrow a charger and get enough battery life to contact Roy. They hit the road and didn't stop again until they reached New York. The pair completed the cross-country drive in 50 hours, 16 minutes and 32 seconds, setting a new Cannonball Run record. "It was an amazing experience," Zorrilla said. Since then, he's sold his Model 3. He didn't initially intend to sell it, though. "But I got an offer I couldn't refuse," he said.Plus, with young children, it wasn't the most practical car for his family, he said.Still, he's put his name back on the waiting list to purchase another Model 3. "It's a great car," he said. No word yet as to whether he'll attempt to break his own Cannonball Run record when he receives it.Photo by TURODaniel Zorrilla with his Tesla Model 3. In December, he d rove the car from California to New York, breaking the Cannonball Run record for an electric vehicle.


County 5A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Fewer residents recommend Pinellas in annual survey By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersCLEARWATER Fewer residents recommended Pinellas County as a place to live, work, raise children and retire, according to the 2018 Telephonic Study of Citizens Values. Sarah Lindemuth, senior research director at HCP Associates, a marketing consulting company in Tampa, presented results of the survey to County Commissioners March 20. HCP conducted the phone survey Dec. 4-28, 2018 with 800 complete calls including 200 from north, mid, south and beaches regions of the county. Callers were asked if they would recommend Pinellas as a place to live. Ninety-two percent answered de nitely or probably down from 96 percent in 2017 and 94 percent in 2016. Four percent said they were unsure, an increase from 2 percent in 2017 and 3 percent in 2016. Four percent said probably not or de nitely not, which was up from 2 percent in 2018 and 3 percent in 2016. A signi cant downward slide was noted in answers to the question of recommending the county as a place to work. Seventy-seven answered de nitely/probably, down from 92 percent in 2017 and 89 percent in 2016. Many more were unsure, 18 percent, compared to 6 percent in 2017 and 7 percent in 2016. Five percent answered probably not/ de nitely not, up from 3 percent in 2017 and 4 percent in 2016. The same trend was evident for the question of recommending Pinellas as a place to raise children with a 10 percent downward dive over last year. Eighty-two percent answered de nitely/probably in the 2018 survey, 92 percent in 2017 and 91 percent in 2016. Twelve percent were unsure compared to 5 percent in 2017 and 2016. Six percent said probably not/de nitely not with only 4 percent giving that answer in the two previous years. Ninety-two percent said they would definitely/probably recommend the county as a place to retire down from 95 percent in 2017 and 94 percent in 2016. Four percent were unsure, a slight increase from the 3 percent reported in the two previous years, and four percent answered probably not/de nitely not, up from 2 percent in 2017 and 3 percent in 2016. Lindemuth said due to the signi cant decline in favorable recommendations of the county being a place to work and raise children, researchers looked at demographic information to see if there were certain segments of the county's population disgruntled with conditions. They also looked at the answers to open-ended questions to search for clues. Residents who live in northern areas of the county most often noted public infrastructure as a reason the county wasn't the best place to work. Residents in mid-county areas said public infrastructure, job availability and "sense of things getting worse." In the south, the top issue was traffic congestion, and along the beaches, residents commented about development. Answers to open-ended questions by demographic groups who were least likely to recommend the county as a place to raise children also offered information as to why. Residents with a high school education or less were concerned about career opportunities for their children, available mental health resources, job availability, the economy, a general sense that things were getting worse and no visible change in conditions. Residents from households making $50,000 or less indicated problems with public space cleanliness, job availability, personal safety, opportunity for quality education and career opportunities for their children. Residents under age 40 commented about job availability, opportunities for quality education, traf c congestion and public space cleanliness. Residents with children in the household gave traf c congestion and opportunities for quality education as their reason for not recommending the county as a place to raise children. Lindemuth reported on a few bright spots in the results. Seventy-four percent said the quality of life was better or just as good as compared to ve years ago, which was up from 71 percent in 2017 and 69 percent in 2016. Eighty-eight percent said they believed the next ve years would be better or just as good, compared to 85 percent in 2017 and 84 percent in 2016. Some of the reasons given by those who believe their quality of life is worse than it was ve years ago included traf c congestion, personal safety, lack of support services, quality of schools, employment opportunities, public infrastructure and housing affordability.A new question was added to this year's survey to gauge residents' thoughts on the impact of sea-level rise on quality of life. Eight percent said it concerned them a great deal, 34 percent said it concerned them to a certain extent and 34 percent said they haven't given it much thought, and 24 percent said it doesn't concern them at all.While 93 percent of those surveyed still report having a great deal to a fair amount of trust and con dence in Pinellas County government the same percentage as last year and a slight increase from 91 percent in 2016, fewer reported they had a "great deal" of con dence. Only 21 percent said they had great confidence in government's handling of county issues, which was the same as 2016, but down from 31 percent reported last year. The 10 percent decline shifted to the "fair amount" of trust column at 72 percent compared to 62 percent last year and 70 percent in 2016. Lindemuth pointed out that despite the downward slide, residents still trusted county government more than the national average. 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6A County Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Forward Pinellas OKs grant recommendations By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersCLEARWATER Forward Pinellas Board members approved staff's recommendations for grant awards for two separate programs March 14. Planning Manager Chelsea Favero presented information about Complete Streets applicants. In its second year, the program awards $100,000 for concept planning projects and puts construction projects for up to $1 million on a priority list for funding by the Florida Department of Transportation. Favero said staff was recommending that the city of Dunedin received $100,000 for its concept-planning project for Skinner Boulevard from Alt. U.S. 19 to Bass Boulevard. The city will provide a 50 percent match. The only other applicant was the city of St. Petersburg for an East-West Transportation Plan. Favero said St. Petersburg received a grant last year and staff wanted to ensure equity in funding. In addition, Dunedin's plan had a greater potential for land use transformation and for economic development. Forward Pinellas Board member Michael Smith, who also is a Largo Commissioner, objected to staff's pick for the construction project to add to the FDOT priority list. Largo and the city of Oldsmar both applied and staff chose the Oldsmar project to construct 1/2 mile of roadway from St. Petersburg Drive from Dartmouth Avenue to Bayview Boulevard within the city's redevelopment area. Largo had applied for money for a 1.25 mile, two-lane roadway on Rosery Road from Missouri Avenue to Eagle Lake Park, which would connect to the Pinellas Trail. The $1 million request, with a matching $5 million from the city, also would pay for improvements to sidewalks and bicycle accommodations. Smith argued that Largo's project would provide "more bang for the buck" than the one in Oldsmar. He said it was a life-safety project due to the number of crashes in the area and pedestrian and bicyclists' deaths. Staff had recommended the Oldsmar project because it had a higher ability for "transformational impact," and the roadway has a greater mix of land uses than Largo's, which is primarily single family residential. Oldsmar's targeted roadway also has been identi ed as a multimodal corridor on the Future Land Use Map. Staff questioned whether Largo would be able to bring a regional trail connection through the corridor or just bike lanes. Smith asked why Forward Pinellas couldn't recommend both projects for FDOT's priority list. In the end, the Board agreed to recommend both projects with a higher ranking for the Oldsmar project. Board member Sandra Bradbury, who is also Pinellas Park Mayor, asked what criteria staff used to rank projects for grants and other recommendations, giving the example of a points system. Whit Blanton, Forward Pinellas executive director, said staff looks for projects that are most creative and exible for Complete Streets funding. "We didn't want to be overly restrictive using a point based system to inhibit creativity," he said. Board members also discussed giving priority to projects that provide matching grants; however, Board member Dave Eggers, who also serves on the County Commission, said that could disadvantage smaller municipalities. Blanton said staff would evaluate the situation and make recommendations for the future. Concept Planning funding will be available July 1, and construction projects will be added to the priority list in September.Planning and Place-Making grantsRodney Chatman, Planning Division manager, said when the application period ended for the Planning and Place-Making Grant pilot program, staff had received four applications vying for a share of $50,000 in money allocated by the Pinellas Planning Council. The main requirement for applications was that projects had to be related to the implementation of Planning and Urban Design Principles.Pinellas County requested $50,000 to help pay for a project estimated to cost $141,000 to implement formbased code for downtown Palm Harbor. According to the Form-Based Code Institute, "Formbased code is a land development regulation that fosters predictable built results and a high-quality public realm by using physical form (rather than separation of uses) as the organizing principle for the code. A form-based code is a regulation, not a mere guideline, adopted into city, town, or county law. A form-based code offers a powerful alternative to conventional zoning regulation." Staff recommended that the county receive a $25,000 grant. The city of St. Petersburg submitted an application asking for $50,000 for two projects of $25,000, which was the total cost of the projects. The rst part was to develop graphic illustrations of nine "missing middle" housing typologies and the second part was an analysis of current lending practices for "missing middle" housing project nancing. According to information on, "Missing Middle is a range of multi-unit or clustered housing types compatible in scale with single-family homes that help meet the growing demand for walkable urban living." Staff recommended that the city receive a $25,000 grant. St. Pete Beach had requested $37,500 for design, fabrication and installation of three way nding signs, and Tarpon Springs put in an application for $50,000 to conduct a market analysis, highest and best use redevelopment scenario exercises, business retention/recruitment strategy and charrettes. The board unanimously approved staff's recommendations. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. She can be reached at receives ‘unmodi ed’ audit report, investments strong By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersCLEARWATER Clerk of the Court Ken Burke delivered good news at the March 20 Pinellas County Commission meeting. Pinellas County made over $1 billion in investments last year and received a clean audit report again, he said. John Grady, a member of the executive team at Public Trust Advisors, a consultant hired to assist the Clerk's Finance Division with investments, told commissioners that the county's investment portfolio was in compliance with its written investment plan and state statutes. The portfolio is "well diversi ed" in highly rated U.S. Treasury notes and federal agency notes. In addition, the county has cash and money market funds to provide for short term expenditures. And investments are paying off. As of Feb. 28, year-to-date earnings were just over $5.3 million compared to nearly $3.6 million on the same date last year. He said interest rates are higher compared to a year ago and in ationary pressures may continue the trend. County commissioners approved spending $60,000 during last year's budget talks to hire an investment consultant. Grady said his Public Trust Advisors provides the Clerk's Finance Division with additional resources for investment decisions and overall portfolio strategy via monthly calls and provides advice for each investment. Public Trust is working with the Finance Division to develop a formal cash ow analysis. John Weber, a partner with Crowe Horwath, provided a report on the recent audit on the Comprehensive Financial Report, which came back with an "unmodi ed opinion," which means all is well. The independent auditing firm also found "no material weaknesses of signi cant de ciencies" with the county's internal control and compliance. Weber reported that the county received an unmodified opinion with no material weaknesses, signi cant de ciencies, nding or questioned cost in the handling of federal or state grants. And the good news continued for audits for the Constitutional Of cers and other funds. Weber reported that the county's General Fund Balance was slightly less in 2017, nearly $117 million enough to pay the bills for 2.5 months. In 2016, the general fund balance was about $124 million, which is enough to sustain the county operations for 2.8 months. The county had less debt in 2017, thanks to paying off some sewer bonds. The outstanding debt last year was just over $154 million compared to $166 million in 2016. The county's debt per capita remains the lowest in the state at $160 million. In other business, the Commission: Approved a contract with Cone & Graham Inc. for design and construction of the Pinellas Trail Loop north segment. Approved an agreement with The Forestry Company for ecosystem management for Al-Bar and Cross Bar ranches. Awarded a bid to Manhattan Construction for the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport ticketing "A" in-line check baggage inspection system project. Awarded a bid to Walbridge Aldinger LLC for phase 3 of terminal improvements (Gates 7-10) at the airport. Approved a resolution in support of Jabil Inc. as a quality applicant for an economic development ad valorem tax exemption. Commissioner Karen Seel voted no. Sitting as the Emergency Medical Services Authority, approved the second amendment to the contract acknowledging the purchase of Paramedics Plus by Paramedics Logistics Florida. Approved a TEFRA resolution for issuance by the Industrial Development Authority of revenue bonds not to exceed $15.9 million on behalf of Clearwater Marine Aquarium. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. 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8A County Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Pinellas needs millions of dollars to fund school safety By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersCLEARWATER Pinellas County officials are scrambling to find a way to ful ll a state mandate to put a school resource of cer in every public school. Everyone agrees it's a good idea. The problem is cost. Nobody has the money to pay for it. Sheriff Bob Gualtieri brought the problem to the County Commission March 20. In a letter to County Administrator Mark Woodard, Gualtieri explained that the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act, passed by the legislature and signed into law by the governor March 9, mandates that a safe school of cer be placed in every elementary, middle and high school, including charter schools. A SSO is defined as a sheriff or police department employed law enforcement of cer, a school district employed law enforcement of cer, or a school guardian (armed school personnel). The school board and the sheriff must approve use of the guardian program, and the school board has voted against arming school personnel. While the sheriff respects that decision, he isn't against using armed school personnel, as long as a law enforcement of cer is the "line of rst defense" and has primary responsibility for safety on school campuses. But, cost is the real issue. To comply with the new law using law enforcement, 101 new school resource officers are needed 81 for elementary schools, which currently don't have SROs, and 18 for charter schools. Ten more are needed at the high schools to meet the 1 of cer per 1,500 students guideline. And, 31 additional "relief" SROs are needed to make sure there are enough when SROs are sick, need training, are on vacation or have off-campus duties, etc. About 46 SROs are assigned to middle and high schools now all provided by the sheriff's of ce or municipal police departments. Gualtieri said the average cost of an SRO is $100,000. Currently, the school board pays $57,944 of that cost and the Sheriff's Of ce or municipal police department pays the difference. The cost to the school board per year is about $2.2 million. The Sheriff's Of ce and police departments are paying about $1.6 million plus the cost of providing relief personnel and supervision. Gualtieri said 14 supervisors would be needed to provide one per every 10 SROs. "Combining current and needed SRO's, the total SRO staf ng will need to be approximately 201 of cer/deputies/supervisors," Gualtieri said in his letter. The cost would be about $20.1 million. The School District will receive about $6.1 million from the state, and the Sheriff's Of ce and police departments will contribute $1.6 million. But that leaves a gap of $12.4 million plus another $11.2 million in startup costs, including cars, guns, uniforms, computers and other equipment. Gualtieri said he doesn't have the money. The School Board doesn't either. And to raise the millage to get more money, would require the School Board to hold a referendum, which couldn't happen until 2019. If the referendum passed, no new revenue would come in until 2020. Gualtieri said he was on a "very, very tight timeframe." New SROS have to be ready to go by July 1 to make sure everything is in place before school starts in August. He said $12.4 million is needed now. He plans to staff many of the schools with personnel on overtime or temporary duty while new deputies and officers are hired. He said the full amount of the start-up funding wouldn't be needed immediately. Law enforcement also is required to assist every school to conduct a threat assessment, in addition to providing active shooter drills every month, which Gualtieri said was good, but that costs money too. Another cost stemming from the new law comes from the new ability to seize weapons of people who are Baker Acted. "Before, we couldn't take their guns, now we can get a court order, which is a great thing," he said. But it is up to the Sheriff's Of ce to implement the new program. He said he would need a whole unit just to get the job done. Gualtieri supports the new law. He said the legislators did a lot in a short time after the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. But he is disappointed that the state didn't provide adequate funding. Commissioner Dave Eggers described the situation as a "community challenge." He agrees that additional armed personnel on campus could be bene cial. "It would only take one bullet to take out an of cer and there would be a gap in time to get law enforcement to respond," Eggers said. Gualtieri said law enforcement officers couldn't be everywhere. He supports people's right to defend themselves. Gualtieri doesn't have a problem using trained school personnel who feel comfortable carrying a weapon as a secondary line of defense. Gualtieri said to participate in the guardian program, school personnel would have to go through 145 hours of training, go through psychological testing and drug testing, and have a background check. It would be up to the sheriff to decide if they would be approved as part of the program. He said "guardians" would not be considered as law enforcement but could serve a good role as backup. Gualtieri will be meeting with police departments to talk about active shooter training and other aspects of the new law. He said the Sheriff's Of ce is willing to ll any gaps in service if needed. He is reaching out to retired deputies and some are willing to consider coming back. He also will begin recruiting new hires.He said there was no choice but to figure out a way to comply with the law. When asked what the consequences would be if the county couldn't comply, he said "an incident." "I don't want to knock on a door to tell them their 7-year-old was killed in a massacre at school," he said. "The penalty for not complying is we're all going to be held responsible." County staff was asked to schedule a work session with the School Board. County Commission Chair Ken Welch oated the idea of possibly giving the School District a bridge loan even though the School Board has not yet asked for help. "If I had the funding, I'd just do it," Gualtieri said, adding that he would nd a way to make sure "kids are as safe as they can be." "They need to feel safe and parents need to feel that their kids are safe," he said. Commissioner Karen Seel asked if the Commission wanted to consider extending the waiting period to buy a gun to ve days the same as the Hillsborough County Commission had done. Gualtieri said he didn't care, but he didn't think it would make a difference, as the waiting period only applied to purchases made at a gun store. He described the move as a "feel good window dressing" that wouldn't prevent people from buying a gun at other places."This is a people problem, not a gun problem," he said. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. She can be reached at by SUZETTE PORTERPinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri tells County Commissioners about the need for money for school resource of cers March 20. Deadline to pay property taxes extended to April 2Pinellas County Tax Collector's Of ce is mailing payment reminder notices to everyone who hadn't paid their bill by early March. If you already paid and still receive a notice, you can check the status of your payment by selecting the Property Tax tab at Property owners can search by the owner's name, address, property parcel number or account number. The deadline to pay 2017 property taxes has been extended to Monday, April 2. Mailed payments must be postmarked by March 31. Property taxes are usually due on March 31, but Florida law requires an extension whenever the due date falls during a weekend. If you miss the deadline, interest is added to unpaid taxes, including 3 percent interest for real estate taxes and 1.5 percent for tangible personal property taxes. Property owners are encouraged to pay online at to ensure they beat the payment deadline. There is no extra fee to pay by eCheck. While you're online, you can sign up for paperless billing to receive your next property tax bill by email. Property owners also can sign up online for a quarterly payment plan for future property tax bills. "More than 60,000 Pinellas County property owners paid their last tax bill online, and we expect to see that number continue to grow due to the convenience and security of our online payment system," said Pinellas County Tax Collector Charles W. Thomas. 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10A Community Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Underwater Egg Hunt setLARGO The Underwater Egg Hunt will take place Friday, March 30, noon to 2 p.m., at the Southwest Pool, 13120 Vonn Road, Largo. Children are invited to help find some of the Easter Bunny's missing eggs in Southwest Pool. Children can retrieve the eggs and win prizes. Children that cannot swim must use life jackets and parents need to remain on the pool deck. Limited spots for each age group will be available. Wristbands cost $5. For information, call 727-5183126 or visit to host Easter EggstravaganzaSEMINOLE The Kids' Easter Eggstravaganza will be presented Saturday, March 31, 1 p.m., at Seminole Assembly Ministries, 10600 113th St. N., Seminole. The event will feature an Easter egg hunt, games and activities. Admission is free. For information, call 727-391-9788 or email, CCV to host annual Easter egg hunt in Coachman ParkCLEARWATER The Clearwater Community Volunteers, the Church of Scientology and the city of Clearwater, along with other sponsors, will host the 26th annual Ginormous Easter Egg Hunt Sunday, April 1, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in Coachman Park, 301 Drew St., Clearwater. The hunt begins exactly at 12:30 p.m. and is over in minutes. The hunt is for kids 16 and younger only. Participating children should bring their own basket. Hidden in the grass kids also will nd 275 Golden Eggs. Each child who turns in a Golden Egg will receive a stuffed bunny. In addition to the main event, there will be pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, train rides on the Bunny Express, a gyroscope, giant slide and a bouncy house. There is a small fee for some of these attractions. Plenty of good, affordable food is available to purchase so plan to have a picnic in the park before or after the hunt. The Easter Bunny and his Mrs. will wander around for fantastic pictures with children. The event is free and everyone is welcome.Rotary Club to host Easter Egg HuntTREASURE ISLAND The Gulf Beaches Rotary Club with the assistance of the Isle of Capri Community Association will sponsor an Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m., at the Treasure Island Community Center and Park, Gulf Boulevard at 106th Avenue. Activities for children 10 years old and younger will include an egg hunt, bonnet and hat contest, and a visit with the Easter Bunny. The event is free. For information, call 727-547-4575, ext. 237; or 727-367-2303. Underwater Egg Hunt and Spring Festival setST. PETE BEACH An Underwater Egg Hunt and Spring Festival will take place Saturday, March 31, 10 a.m. to noon, at the St. Pete Beach Aquatic Center and Horan Park, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive, St. Pete Beach. The festival will feature a bounce house, games and crafts. Cost to participate in the Underwater Egg Hunt is $5 per child, which includes re-entry into the pool after the event. The festival is free to attend. Children are encouraged to arrive early and to bring mesh bags to gather their eggs. For information, call 727-363-9264 or visit www. Easter ‘hoppenings’ Worship calendarChurch to host Spring Fling DinnerMADEIRA BEACH The Spring Fling Dinner will be Friday, April 27, 6:30 p.m., at Church by the Sea, 495 137th Ave. Circle, Madeira Beach. Cost is $10 a person. The dinner will feature Memphis Barbecue. For information, call 727-391-7706.Women’s Bible Study setMADEIRA BEACH A Women's Bible Study program will begin Monday, April 9, 6:45 to 8 p.m., at Church by the Sea, 495 137th Avenue Circle, Madeira Beach. The subject will be "Safe People: How to Find Relationships that are Good for You and Avoid Those That Aren't" by Henry Cloud and John Townsend. This is a seven-week series. The program will run through Monday, May 21. The study will feature a video lesson along with discussion led by Daune Schoel and Lisa Greeno. Workbooks are $14. To reserve a copy, call 727391-7706.Church to host Men’s Bible StudyMADEIRA BEACH A Men's Bible Study group will be offered Tuesdays, 6:45 to 8 p.m., beginning April 3, at Church by the Sea, 495 137th Ave. Circle, Madeira Beach. The program will focus on "All In" by Mark Batterson. This will be a six-week study. For information, call 727391-7706.Spring market setSEMINOLE An annual spring market will be presented Saturday, April 7, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Lake Seminole Presbyterian Church, 8505 113th St., Seminole. Participating vendors will be presenting baked goods, Florida natural honey, hot dogs, various handmade items, Tupperware, books, Mary Kay, handmade jewelry, various clothing items and yarns. The vendors will be set up in the front area of the church. There is plenty of parking in the rear of the church. Call 727-391-5509.Church to host Good Friday presentation LARGO A Readers' Theater Production will be presented Friday, March 30, 7:30 p.m., at Suncoast Community Church, 12855 110th Ave., Largo. The Good Friday presentation will incorporate music, scripture and visual art. For directions or more information, call 727-595-1739 or visit to host Good Friday communionST. PETERSBURG A special Good Friday communion service will be presented Friday, March 30, 7 p.m., at St. Petersburg Community Church, 4501 30th Ave. N., St. Petersburg. A drama of the Last Supper will be portrayed by a cast. Nursery will be provided for infant children to age 4. The event is free. For information, call 727-385-3640 or visit www. Christian Women’s Club to meetCLEARWATER The Clearwater Christian Women's Club will host its monthly luncheon event Wednesday, April 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at Banquet Masters, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. The program will include a Celtic harp concert by Nancy Unsworth as well as inspirational speaker Cia McKoy. All women are welcome. The club is not af liated with any church or denomination. There are no dues or membership. Cost is $18 inclusive. For reservations, call Mary at 727-461-4521 or Ruth at 727-797-5922. Reservations are required by Monday, April 9. 032918 032218 NOON Chapel on the Hill, UCC COME JOIN US FOR OUR Hallelujah Chorus Sing-A-Long and Our Cantata “Handel’s Easter Messiah”Easter Sunday Service, April 1, 10am Reverend Dr. Martin Lewis032918 12601 Park Blvd. Seminole 727-391-2919 Maundy Thursday, Service March 29, 7pm Good Friday Re ections, March 30, 10am-Noon 032218 Palm Sunday 9:15 am  Maundy Thursday 7:00 pm Good Friday (Stations of the Cross) Noon at Ulmer Park in Largo West Bay Drive & 4th St. Easter Sunday Service 9:15 am 10888 126th Ave. N. 727-586-6968 reslargo.org032218 Celebrate Christ's Resurrection att Seminole United Methodist Church 5400 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772  727-391-9781 REACHING UP, REACHING OUt 032918 Please Join Us in Worship EASTER SERVICES 10am(Nursery Provided) Reverand Drew Dancey PastorSunday School 9am Easter Vigil, Saturday, March 31st  8:00pm Mass in the ChurchSt. Jerome Catholic ChurchRev. Thomas Morgan, Pastor 727-595-4610 Easter Sunday, April 1st  7:00am, 9:00am and 10:45am Mass in the Tent  7:30am, 9:00am,10:45am and 12:30pm Mass in the Church  9:00am and 10:45am Mass in the Parish Center032218 10895 Hamlin Blvd, Largo, FL 33774www.stjeromeonline.orgThere is NO 5pm Mass on Easter Sunday. 031518 Please join us for a special community event as we celebrate the joy and blessings of Easter. EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE Sunday, April 1, 2018 7:30 a.m. Garden Sanctuary Cemetery 7950 131st Street North, Seminole, FL 33776Lite refreshments to follow serviceFor more information or to RSVP, please contact 727-391-0121 IN CELEBRATION OF tradition and rebirth Church of the Isles200 24th Ave. Indian Rocks Beach 727.595.1038 Holy Week Schedule GOOD FRIDAY 032918 12:00pm Noonday Vigil EASTER SUNDAY7:00am Sunrise Service 25th Ave. Beach Access 8:00am Pancake Breakfast 10:00am Traditional Easter Service 11:15am Easter Egg Hunt 032918


Police 11A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Largo of cer shoots, kills driver in self-defense, police say By CHRIS GEORGE Tampa Bay NewspapersLARGO Police have identi ed the man who was shot and killed during a "violent, explosive situation" at a Largo gas station Friday night. Police said Linus F. Phillip, 30, was killed at the Wawa at 1215 N. Missouri Ave. when he injured an of cer while trying to elude arrest. According to police, Of cers Matthew Steiner and Prentice Ables were on patrol at 5:55 p.m. when they noticed a Nissan Altima with illegally tinted windows. Police said they engaged Phillip in a conversation at the Wawa, which one independent witness described as "polite" on the part of the of cers. While standing near Phillip's car, police said the officers smelled marijuana emanating from the vehicle, and, as they attempted to detain Phillip, he jumped into the driver's seat and tried to ee. Police said Steiner, a seven-year veteran with the LPD, was trapped halfway inside the vehicle and dragged while Phillip put the vehicle in reverse and accelerated. The driver's door was open and the concrete bollards were close, so police said Steiner red his weapon in self-defense, fell from the driver's compartment and passed beneath the driver's door, which brushed him. Police said Steiner narrowly avoided being run over as the car slammed into the bollards. After striking another car and hitting more bollards, the vehicle came to rest between the rows of gas pumps, police said. Both of cers and responding backups began medical assistance to Phillip and called for Fire Rescue paramedics. Steiner was taken to Morton Plant Hospital with minor injuries, and Phillip was taken to Largo Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. During a news conference Friday night, Lt. Randall Chaney, public information of cer for the LPD, said the actions of Steiner, an of cer with the department's Problem Oriented Policing unit, may have done more than save his own life. "At the time that the of cer felt he was in peril for his own life and took action, it stopped the actions of the suspect at the time and it may very well have prevented people from being injured or possibly killed at that parking lot tonight," said Chaney, who estimated there were probably about a dozen people at the store. Police said a signi cant amount of crack cocaine, powdered cocaine, marijuana and cash were found in Phillip's car. Phillip served two stints in prison for sales and possession of cocaine and methamphetamine, and was out of prison on early release. He has previous arrests for driving while his license was suspended or revoked, eeing and eluding police, tampering with evidence and traf cking in methamphetamine. Chaney added that Steiner is in good condition. "He's doing OK, all things considered," he said. "It's a very dif cult situation to go through something like this." Linus F. Phillip Police beatLargo man charged with video voyeurismPINELLAS PARK Police arrested a 49-year-old Largo man March 22 on nine felony charges of video voyeurism. At least ve additional charges are pending. Pinellas Park police began an investigation March 2 after responding to an office building at 12360 66th St. N. to investigate a suspicious incident in one of the women's restrooms. Of cers then found separate video recorders above the ceiling tiles in two women's restrooms in the building that houses 60 small businesses. Detectives searched the recorders and found video images of multiple women and two men "during the private act" of using the restroom, according to a press release. Detectives also found images of John Phillip Gibbs, who was a maintenance worker at the building. Gibbs was booked into the Pinellas County Jail March 22. Bail was set at $90,000. Detectives spent several days working on identifying the victims, and as of March 22, have identi ed 14 different women. Several more remain unidenti ed, police say. Detectives noti ed the of ce building management of their ndings. Building management has since noti ed 60 small businesses inside the building where the common restrooms are located. Detectives believe that Gibbs had been recording such videos since the beginning of February. Police are asking anyone who works, visited, or has been a customer of any of the businesses inside the of ce building, who thinks they may have been a victim, to contact detectives at 727-369-7864. The investigation is ongoing.SPC student arrested for having knife on campusST. PETERSBURG St. Petersburg police arrested a 21-year-old St. Petersburg College student March 21 after she displayed a knife on the Gibbs Campus, 6605 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Police say Megan Allen, 21, of Kenneth City was arrested around noon after "carelessly" displaying a knife with a 3-inch blade in front of other students. She made no threats to harm anyone.She was booked into the Pinellas County Jail on a felony charge of possession of a weapon on school property. Bail was set at $5,000. John Phillip Gibbs 032918 The Church by the Sea Come Celebrate With UsEaster Sunday Services 7:00am Sunrise Service Gather at the Boardwalk entrance to John's Pass Village Everyone Welcome Bring a Lawn Chair Corner of Gulf Blvd. and 137th Ave. Circle Madeira Beach, FL 33708 www.ChurchByTheSea.com032218 9:30am Traditional Worship Service 11:00am Contemporary Worship Service (Nursery provided at 9:30 & 11am services)For more information call(727) 391-7706 First Lutheran Church and School Sunrise Service 7:00am Easter Breakfast 8:00am Easter Festival Worship 9:30am Easter Egg Hunt 9:00am1644 Nursery Road, Clearwater, FL 33756 727-462-8000  www. 032218JOIN US FOR EASTER SERVICE 032218 032218 727-392-7729 11045 Park Blvd., Seminole, FL 032218Special Easter ServicesSunday, April 1st9:00 am and 10:45 am Childcare provided for both servicesJoin Us For Coffee and Donuts Before Each Service! 10851 Ridge Road, Seminole, FL 33778  727-397-3312 Regular Mass Times: Saturday 4pm; (Misa en Espanol) 6pm; Sunday, 8:30am 10:45am; (Missa em Portugues) 7pm This Easter Try A Mission Driven Roman CATHOLIC CHURCH March 29th, Holy Thursday 7pm March 30th, Good Friday Service 3pm March 31th, Saturday Easter Vigil 8pmParochial Administrator: Father Gerald HendrySeekers wishing to take Catholic Instructions. Please Call Bob Metz 727-397-3312 ext. 311 For Those Seeking a Return and Renewal of Their Catholic JOIN US FOR HOLY WEEK SERVICES 032218 April 1st, Easter Masses8:30am, 10:45amMissa em Portugues 7pm Holy Thursday, March 29Mass of the Lord’s Supper 7:00pmGood Friday, March 30Celebration of the Lord’s Passion 3:00pmHoly Saturday, March 31Easter Vigil Mass 8:30pmEaster Sunday, April 19:00 and 11:00am Mass (no 5:30pm Mass)1507 Trotter Road, Largo(corner of Trotter & Dryer)(727) 8 th A VE. S.W.DRYER RD.(Corner of Trotter & Dryer Rd.)1507 Trotter Rd., LargoINDIAN ROCKS RD CLEARWATER/LARGO RD. TROTTER RD. 032218Holy Week Schedule 2018 8 thA VE A A SW ST. 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12A Business Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 BriefcaseSea Hags grand opening set for April 3SEMINOLE Sea Hags will host its grand opening celebration Tuesday, April 3, at 7498 Seminole Blvd., Seminole. The celebration will feature a day of festivities including a ribbon-cutting at 6 p.m. with Seminole City of cials. Food and drink specials will start when the doors open at 11 a.m. and continue through closing. Well-known singer Bill Agans will perform from 5 to 9 p.m. on the Tiki Deck, and prizes and giveaways will be held throughout the day. For information, call 727-623-0792 or visit seahagsbarandgrill.comSPC to host St. Pete Tiny Home FestivalST. PETERSBURG St. Petersburg College will present the St. Pete Tiny Home Festival Saturday and Sunday, April 7 and 8, at the SPC Allstate Center, 3200 34th St. S., St. Petersburg. Organized by LocalShops1 and Ivy Group Consultants, the festival features the latest in tiny home living trends. In addition to the tiny structures, the festival will bring a lineup of more than two dozen leading experts in the Tiny House movement. The event also will showcase local food trucks, mobile boutiques, artists and home-related businesses, plus free activities for children and more. Tiny houses are homes typically sized under 500 square feet, and sometimes as small as 100 square feet, and can be on wheels, for mobility, or built on foundations. Tiny Houses are becoming more and more popular throughout the nation, thanks to their reduced cost and reduced carbon footprint. The Tiny Homes coming to the St. Pete Festival include model homes by builders such as Tampa Bay Tiny Homes, as well as custom-built homes that are owner-occupied, including Tiffany the Tiny Home, the 1920s craftsmanstyle bungalow, complete with a stained glass window; Shorty's Tiny Home, the beautifully appointed Victorian home; Biggie Bus, the bright green converted school bus; and "Brad," the sticker van micro-home. St. Pete Eco-Village, a local nonpro t focused on sustainable living practices, also is bringing two of its own Tinies. Altogether, more than 20 Tiny Structures are expected at the festival. More than 5,000 people are expected at the St. Pete Tiny Home Festival, many traveling from throughout the state and even across the country. General admission includes full access to the festival grounds, where guests will get to explore the Tiny Homes and speak directly with the homeowners and builders. Admission also includes access to SPC's ballroom, which will feature presentations about zoning and building regulations, decluttering your home, living green and much more. Tickets are $20 a day or $30 for the weekend. For tickets, visit For information, visit, email Ester Venouziou at or call 727-637-5586.TIMB Chamber announces ribbon-cutting eventsTREASURE ISLAND The Treasure Island & Madeira Beach Chamber of Commerce offers its members complimentary ribbon-cutting programs to mark a business opening or milestone, to recognize a business's induction into the chamber, and to mark the of cial opening of an event. "A ribbon-cutting is always a festive occasion," said Joe Dise in a press release. Dise is chamber board chairman. "The chamber invites our board members, fellow chamber members, local dignitaries and the general public to join in these celebrations. We provide the ribbon, as well as a pair of scissors so large that it takes several people to handle them everyone can get it on the ceremony. Ribbon-cuttings are as diverse as our members. Some include speeches, entertainment, or refreshments. Some include tours or door prizes. We work with our members to make sure their ribbon-cutting is just what they want it to be." Following is a list of upcoming ribbon-cuttings: Wednesday, April 11, 4 to 6 p.m., at Never Late Cleaning, 5827 First Ave. S., St. Petersburg. Ribbon-cutting at 5 p.m.; drinks and hors d'oeuvres to follow. RSVP required to help plan. To RSVP, visit Tuesday, April 24, 5 p.m., at Sally's Spa, 10333 Seminole Blvd., Unit 4, Seminole. Chair massage, hand/foot scrubs, face mapping, information on aromatherapy oils. RSVP required to help plan. To RSVP, visit For information, call 727-360-4121.Homeless Empowerment Program earns CARF accreditationCLEARWATER Homeless Empowerment Program, a 501(c)3 charitable organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of homelessness, was recently awarded a three-year CARF accreditation. The accreditation represents the HEP staff's dedication to meeting rigorous CARF Policies and Procedures and undergoing an in-depth peer review process to earn the highest mark a facility can earn. "HEP has maintained a longtime commitment to continually improving and expanding our services to the homeless population and the community," said Zachary White in a press release. White is vice president of HEP. "These ideals are directly in line with the value provided through a CARF accreditation." PowderHorn Consulting provided services to assist Homeless Empowerment Program in the approval process to assure that its programs and services are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality. Daily, HEP provides services to over 400 homeless and very lowincome families and individuals, including veterans, with basic needs and support services necessary to obtain self-suf ciency and improved quality of life. "Obtaining this esteemed endorsement not only distinguishes HEP from other service providers, but reinforces the hard work our staff put into the successful realization of our mission," said White. "CARF accreditation emphasizes the fact that we are providing the type of highlevel support services and case management that our clients deserve." The vision of HEP is that while serving its local community, HEP will be recognized as a national model of excellence providing comprehensive solutions to homelessness for individuals, families and veterans in its community. For information, visit casino night to help feed the homelessLARGO An elegant casino-night fundraiser to help the hungry and homeless will take place Saturday, May 12, 7 to 11 p.m., at the Ambiance, 2480 East Bay Drive, Largo. Tickets are $75 per person. Advance price is $60, until April 20. The speakeasy-themed event will feature raffles, casino-style gaming and fabulous auction items, along with food, drink and dancing in a Roaring Twenties atmosphere. Proceeds go to the St. Vincent de Paul Community Kitchen and Resource Center located in Clearwater. To purchase tickets, visit This is the organization's primary fundraising event of the year. The St. Vincent de Paul Community Kitchen and Resource Center provides a hot meal to nearly 200 clients every day, 365 days of the year. The center offers a range of services including a medical clinic, legal assistance and other resources for clients to improve their lives. College Nannies + Sitters + Tutors of Pinellas grand opening setCLEARWATER College Nannies + Sitters + Tutors of Pinellas will celebrate the grand opening of its new location Saturday, April 14, 1 to 5 p.m., at 2454 N. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. The event will feature free family entertainment and light refreshments. Guests may check out the local community center and learn how the business can help build stronger families. Special guests will include Needles & Scratch puppet entertainment as well as Super Max and Ruby, the reading therapy dogs. For information, call Jennifer Priem at 727-365-1565, email jennifer. or visit recognizes attorney David NevillePINELLAS PARK The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys recently recognized the performance of Florida's personal injury attorney David Neville as Four Years 10 Best Personal Injury Attorneys for Client Satisfaction. The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys is a third-party attorney rating organization that publishes an annual list of the Top 10 Personal Injury attorneys in each state. Attorneys who are selected to the "10 Best" list must pass AIOPIA's rigorous selection process, which is based on client and/or peer nominations, thorough research, and AIOPIA's independent evaluation. 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Schools 13A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 NotebookStudents take top music prizesST. PETERSBURG Luke Fox of Seminole and Miranda Isbitts of Clearwater are the grand prize winners of this year's Justine LeBaron Young Artist Competition sponsored by the Florida Orchestra Musicians Association. Fox and Isbitts topped a list of 38 classical music students from Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties who competed March 17 at the Music Center on the Gibbs campus of St. Petersburg College. Ages of contestants ranged from age 10 to 22 years. Some $4,500 in cash prizes will be distributed among 12 winners. Fox, 17, who plays the trumpet, won with his rendition of Hummel Trumpet Concerto, 1st movement. Isbitts, 12, a violinist, performed the Bruch Violin Concerto, 1st movement. Other Pinellas County category winners were: Senior Piano Second: Marco Jimenez, 15, St. Petersburg, Proko ev Piano Concerto No. 2, 1st movement Senior Instrumental First: Fox Second: William Ramos, 16, bassoon, Palm Harbor, Weber Bassoon Concerto, 1st movement Honorable Mention: Kira Wales, 17, violin, Clearwater Junior Instrumental First: Isbitts Honorable Mention: Samantha Kopec, 14, clarinet, Clearwater The competition winners also performed their audition pieces at the afternoon recital following the awards ceremony. Funding sponsors of the competition include retired TFO musician William Don Owen and TFO board members Maria P. Cantonis, Peter and Susan Betzer, Jeanne Coleman, Liz Sembler, Jane and Kent Fanning, James R. Gillespie, Gayle Bertelstein and Jane Strom, the North Suncoast Associates Volunteer Guild, and Marilou and Martin van Zanten. The competition is named in remembrance of the former principal horn of The Florida Orchestra, Justine LeBaron.Winners of young artist competition namedST. PETERSBURG The Florida Orchestra Musicians Association recently announced the winners of the annual Justine LeBaron Young Artist Competition, including two grand prize winners: Luke Fox, 17, of Seminole on trumpet, and Miranda Isbitts, 12, of Clearwater on violin. The competition is named in remembrance of the former principal horn of The Florida Orchestra, Justine LeBaron. This year 38 classical music students from Pinellas, Hillsborough and Pasco counties competed in the senior and junior divisions in piano and instrumental categories March 17 at the Music Center on the Gibbs Campus of St. Petersburg College. Ages ranged from 10 to 22. Cash prizes totaling about $4,500 will be distributed among 12 winners. The winners in each category are: Grand Prize Luke Fox, 17, trumpet, Seminole, Hummel Trumpet Concerto, 1st movement Miranda Isbitts, 12, violin, Clearwater, Bruch Violin Concerto, 1st movement Senior Piano First: Veronica Martinez-Brockhus, 22, Tampa, Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3, 1st movement Second: Marco Jimenez, 15, St. Petersburg, Proko ev Piano Concerto No. 2, 1st movement Third: Vincent Pham, 10, Tampa, Mozart Piano Concerto No. 13, 3rd movement Honorable Mention: Hannah Hoover, 17, Tampa Senior Instrumental First: Luke Fox, 17, trumpet, Seminole, Hummel Trumpet Concerto, 1st movement Second: William Ramos, 16, bassoon, Palm Harbor, Weber Bassoon Concerto, 1st movement Third: Daniel Park, 15, violin, Tampa, Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 3rd movement Honorable Mention: Yu-Tin Lin, 15, Erhu, Tampa; Kira Wales, 17, violin, Clearwater Junior Instrumental First: Miranda Isbitts, 12, violin, Clearwater, Bruch Violin Concerto, 1st movement Second: Sophia Chen, 14, violin, Tampa, Bruch Violin Concerto, 1st movement Third: Alexey Heroux, 10, violin, Lutz, Seitz Violin Concerto No. 5, 3rd movement Honorable Mention: Alexandria Hudson, 11, violin, Trilby; Samantha Kopec, 14, clarinet, Clearwater Junior Piano First: Sophia Chen, 14, Tampa, Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 2, 1st movement Second: Vincent Pham, 10, Tampa, Mendelssohn Rondo and Capriccioso Third: Jithen Shriyen, 12, Land O Lakes, Chopin Grand Waltz No. 5 and Bilotti The Fire y The competition winners also performed their audition pieces at the afternoon recital following the awards ceremony.Community invited to learn more about Pinellas Technical CollegePinellas Technical College will host a Spring Open House at each of their campuses. Students can tour the St. Petersburg campus on Tuesday, April 10, and the Clearwater Campus Wednesday, April 11. This open house will focus on showcasing options to graduating high school seniors and anyone interested in adult education. The event includes financial aid information sessions, a chance to meet with guidance counselors and an opportunity to hear from current students and instructors.Boca Ciega High School Class of 1968 plans reunionThe Boca Ciega High School Class of 1968 will be having its 50th Class reunion Friday and Saturday, Oct. 12-13, at The Club at Treasure Island, 400 Treasure Island Causeway. For more information, contact Beverly Markey Gentry,, 353-212-2363; Peter Lynn,, 727-871-4481; or Teri Ruppel Smith,, 727-488-7953Scholarships available for careers in healthcarePINELLAS PARK The Pinellas Park Medical District is offering scholarship opportunities to students in the Pinellas Park area seeking a healthcare degree. Three scholarships are available: $2,500, $1,500 and $1,000. For more information, visit or call 727544-4777. Submission deadline is June 1.Photo courtesy of FLORIDA ORCHESTRA MUSICIANS ASSOCIATIONLuke Fox, 17, of Seminole on trumpet *James McGathey HD Vest Advisor, Securities offered through H.D. Vest Investment Services SM. Member SIPC, Advisory services offered through H.D. Vest Advisory Services SM 6333 N. State Highway 161. Fourth Floor, Irving, TX 75038, 972-870-6000. (James E. McGathey, CPA) is not a registered broker/dealer or registered investment advisory rm. Tax Preparation Financial Planning* Investments* “Yes, I make house calls!” Convenient appointments including evenings and weekends. Check out my complete client care process at or contact me today!727-560-3524 cpajem@aol.comJames E. 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I am sure that Mr. Sikorski will feel perfectly at home in our shop and will push us to even greater success."Coastal Properties Group International achieves sales record in 2017CLEARWATER Coastal Properties Group International recently reported residential sales volume gures for 2017 topping $800 million. Furthermore, the company sold 81 homes priced at more than $1 million in 2017 representing more transaction sides than any other Pinellas County rm for existing home sales in excess of $1 million. According to a press release from Coastal Properties Group, the company surpassed its nearest competitor by more than $40 million in sales of homes $1 million and higher. It also maintains the highest listing volume, representing homes totaling $257 million in December 2017. In addition, Coastal had the highest sale recorded in MLS history for the last 15 years at $11,180,000. 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14A Health & Fitness Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 Health newsMorton Plant Mease schedules April programsThe Morton Plant Mease BayCare Health System will offer a number of programs in April at various locations. Support groups and classes are free to the public unless a fee is noted. For information on upcoming programs, call 727-953-6877 or visit www. Participating locations include: Axelrod Pavilion, 400 Pinellas St., Clearwater Bardmoor Medical Arts Building, 8839 Bryan Dairy Road, Largo BayCare Outpatient Center, 12780 Race Track Road, Tampa BayCare Outpatient Center, 2102 Trinity Oaks Blvd., Trinity Lansky Pavilion at Bardmoor Outpatient Center, 8787 Bryan Dairy Road, Largo Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, 455 Pinellas St., Clearwater Mease Countryside Hospital, 3231 McMullen Booth Road, Safety Harbor Mease Countryside Hospital Medical Arts Building, 1840 Mease Drive, Safety Harbor Mease Dunedin Hospital, 601 Main St., Dunedin Morton Plant Hospital, 300 Pinellas St., Clearwater Powell Pavilion, 303 Pinellas St., Clearwater Ptak Orthopaedic and Neuroscience Pavilion, 430 Morton Plant St., Clearwater St. Joseph's Children's Specialty Center at Mease Countryside, 3253 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Following is a list of April support groups and presentations. Wellness – cancer Cancer Support Group (All) Wednesdays, April 11 and 25, 6 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Evelyn R. Simmers Oncology Resource Library, Fourth Floor (Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month) Cancer Support Group (Women) Mondays, April 2 and 16, 6 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Axelrod Pavilion, Bernard F. Powell Conference Room, Second Floor (First and Third Monday of the month) Cancer Support Group (Women) Tuesdays, April 10 and 24, 6 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Evelyn R. Simmers Oncology Resource Library, Fourth Floor. (Second and Fourth Tuesday of the month) Caregiver Support Group Wednesdays, April 11 and 25, 6 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Family Meeting Room, Fourth Floor Look Good Feel Better Monday, April 9, 10 a.m. Mease Countryside Hospital, Meeting Rooms 1-3 LUNA (Latinos United for a New Awakening) de Pinellas Tuesday, April 10, 6 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Axelrod Pavilion, Second Floor, Bernard F. Powell Conference Room. (Second Tuesday of the month) Multiple Myeloma Educational Group Saturday, April 7, 10:30 a.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Meeting Room 3 (First Saturday of the month) Mindfulness Meditation Thursdays, April 5, 12, 19 and 26, 3 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Axelrod Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room Oasis Yoga Thursdays, April 5, 12, 19 and 26, 1 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Axelrod Pavilion, Second Floor Conference Room Ostomy Support Group Saturday, April 21, 10:30 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, Second Floor (Third Saturday of the Month) Prostate Cancer Discussion Group Tuesday, April 10, 2 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fourth Floor, Evelyn R. Simmers Oncology Resource Library (Second Tuesday of the month) Thyroid Cancer Support Group Saturday, April 14, 10:30 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Tuttle Auditorium, Room D (Second Saturday of the month)Wellness – cardiac/circulation Heart Function Support Group Wednesday, April 11, Noon, Morton Plant Hospital, Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, Community Room A (Second Wednesday of the month) ICD Support Group Thursday, April 19, 7-8 p.m., Mease Dunedin Hospital, Meeting Room 3Wellness – caregivers Alzheimer's Caregivers' Support Group Mondays, April 9 and 23, 10-11:30 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Ptak Orthopaedic and Neuroscience Pavilion, Room 114 (Second and Fourth Monday of the month) Wellness – parenting Boot Camp for New Dads Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $25 Breastfeeding Class Wednesday, April 4, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room Breastfeeding Class Wednesday, April 11, 6:30 p.m. Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room Breastfeeding Class Thursday, April 19, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room Breastfeeding Class Monday April 30, 6:30 p.m. Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room Breastfeeding Support Group Infants Thursdays, April 5 and 19, 10 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room. (First and Third Thursday of the month) Breastfeeding Support Group Wednesdays, April 11 and 25, 10 a.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth oor classroom (Second and Fourth Wednesday of the month) Breastfeeding Support Group Toddlers Thursday, April 12, 10 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room (Second Thursday of the month) Car Seat Inspection Friday, April 13, 9, 9:45, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, ER Entrance, Fee: $10 Car Seat Inspection Sunday, April 15, 2 and 3 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Front Entrance, Fee: $10 Car Seat Inspection Friday, April 27, 9, 9:45, 10:30 and 11:15 a.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, ER Entrance, Fee: $10 Cesarean Birth Monday, April 23, 6:30 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $25 Infant/Child CPR Monday, April 9, 6 p.m., Mease Countryside, Meeting Rooms 1-3, Fee: $25 Infant/Child CPR Saturday, April 21, 12:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $25 Infant/Child CPR Thursday, April 26, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $25 Labor and Birthing Positions Tuesday, April 3, 6:30 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $25 Labor and Birthing Positions Thursday, April 5, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $25 Life After Childbirth Tuesday, April 3, 4 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room Life After Childbirth Thursday, April 26, 10 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room Newborn Care Sunday, April 8, 1 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $20 Newborn Care Tuesday, April 17, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $20 Basic Prepared Childbirth Half-Day Sunday, April 8, 1 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $35 Basic Prepared Childbirth Half-Day Saturday, April 14, 12:30 p.m. Morton Plant Hospital, First Floor Community Room, Powell Pavilion, Fee: $35 Basic Prepared Childbirth Half-Day Sunday, April 22, 1 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $35 Basic Prepared Childbirth Half-Day Saturday, April 28, 12:30 p.m. Morton Plant Hospital, First Floor Community Room, Powell Pavilion, Fee: $35 Prepared Childbirth Two-session series Mondays, April 9 and 16, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $35 Prepared Childbirth Two-session series Tuesdays, April 10 and 17, 6:30 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $35 Sibling Class Tuesday, April 24, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Community Room, Fee: $10 Supporting Motherhood and More Tuesday, April 3, 4 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor OB Conference Room Supporting Motherhood and More Thursday, April 26, 10 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, First Floor Community Room Waterbirth Wednesday, April 11, 6:30 p.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Powell Pavilion, Fee: $25 Waterbirth Tuesday, April 24, 6:30 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Shaffer Tower, Fifth Floor Conference Room, Fee: $25Wellness – other AWAKE: Sleep Disorder Support Group for Apnea Wednesday, April 18, 6 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Meeting Room 3. (Third Wednesday of the month) Bariatric Support Group Tuesday, April 3, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Mease Dunedin Hospital, Physician's Of ce Building Sixth Floor Bariatric Suite (First Tuesday of the month) CPAP / BI-PAP Clinic Mondays, April 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 10 a.m. to noon, BayCare Outpatient Sleep Center (Every Monday) CPAP / BI-PAP Clinic Tuesdays, April 3, 10, 17 and 24, 10 a.m. 4 p.m., Mease Countryside Hospital, Medical Arts Building, Sleep Disorders Center, Ste. 120. (Every Tuesday) CPAP / BI-PAP Clinic Wednesdays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 9 a.m. Noon, Bardmoor Medical Arts Building, Sleep Disorders Center, Ste. 210. (Every Wednesday) CPAP / BI-PAP Clinic Wednesdays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25, 1 3 p.m., Morton Plant Sleep Disorders Center, Ptak Orthopaedic and Neuroscience Pavilion. (Every Wednesday) Positive Puffers Lung Health Group Tuesday, April 3, 11 a.m., Morton Plant Hospital, Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion, Suite 310St. Anthony’s Hospital named of cial medical partner for Tampa Bay RowdiesST. PETERSBURG For the fth consecutive year, St. Anthony's Hospital has been named the official medical sponsor for the Tampa Bay Rowdies. In addition to providing medical care for the team, BayCare Event Medicine will once again be in the clinic space at Al Lang Stadium to assist fans in case of medical emergencies during matches. "BayCare and St. Anthony's are excited to be partnering with the Rowdies and we embrace the opportunity to connect with community partners to bring increased access to health care to both athletes and their fans,'' said Scott Smith, president St. Anthony's Hospital, in a hospital. "We look forward to helping the team achieve another great season.'' St. Anthony's has a large sports medicine program that provides athletic trainers and medical services for professional and area high schools sports teams. Serving as team physicians for the Rowdies will be Vania Reyes, M.D., a board-certified family medicine and sports medicine physician, and Mohit Bansal, M.D., a board-certi ed orthopedic surgeon. Andrew Keane and Michelle Leget, members of the St. Anthony's sports medicine team, also are athletic trainers for the Rowdies. SPIRIT FM 90.5, Chickl-A to host blood drivesSPIRIT FM 90.5 and Chickfil-A will team up with OneBlood to sponsor a blood drive Monday, April 2, 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., at select Chick- l-A locations Donors will receive a OneBlood tote bag and free Chick-fil-A promotional cards for choice of one breakfast entrŽe and a new limited time only Frosted Sunrise. Donors also will receive a wellness check-up of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including a cholesterol screening. For information and to make an appointment, visit oneblood. org/spirit or call 888-936-6283. Appointments will be honored and walk-ins are welcome. The following Pinellas Chick l-A locations will participate in the blood drives: 4241 Fourth St. N., St. Petersburg 26145 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater 2516 Gulf to Bay Blvd., Clearwater 10075 Ulmerton Road, Largo 3740 Tampa Road, Oldsmar 32800 U.S. 19 N., Palm Harbor 7020 U.S. 19 N., Pinellas Park 10790 Park Blvd., Seminole 2471 Tyrone Blvd., St. Petersburg 27001 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater Generally healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. Photo ID is required. To learn more about the importance of blood donation and how donors can target the power of their blood type, visit, Bealls Outlets to host blood drivesSelect Bealls and Bealls Outlets will host spring blood drives on Monday and Tuesday, April 2 and 3; and Thursday, April 5. Donors will receive a $10 Bealls gift card as well as a wellness checkup of blood pressure, pulse, temperature and iron count, including a cholesterol screening. For hours and locations, visit or call 888936-6283. Appointments will be honored and walk-ins are welcome. Generally healthy people age 16 or older who weigh at least 110 pounds can donate blood. Photo ID is required. To learn more about the importance of blood donation and how donors can target the power of their blood type, visit Pinellas County to host fundraiser banquetPALM HARBOR NAMI Pinellas County will host its annual fundraising event Friday, May 4, 6:30 to 9 p.m., at the Centre of Palm Harbor, 1500 16th St., Palm Harbor. This year's event will feature the theme "Derby De Mayo" and will feature dancing, awards, raffle, prizes and a cash bar. Organizers are currently seeking sponsors for this event. Four sponsorship levels are available beginning at $250. Individual tickets are $50 a person. All proceeds will be used to further support, education and advocacy programs in Pinellas County. For information on sponsorship or to purchase a ticket, call 727-8260807 or email com. NAMI Pinellas County, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, was established in 1986 as a nonprofit all volunteer consumer and family grassroots organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons with serious and persistent mental health conditions. 032218 032918 (727) 392-0665Registration Open No Registration Fee DAILY FIELDTRIPS All Kids Welcome K 8th Grade Sibling & Resident Discounts M a d e i r a B e a c h Madeira Beach 032218 505 at the EDGE  Located on lobby level in Edge Hotel505 S. 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Viewpoints 15A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018LETTERSDrink from fountain raised eyebrowsEditor: After what my husband and I witnessed at Eagle Lake Park the other afternoon after completing our walk I will never drink from another park or public drinking fountain again. This was sickening. We saw a young woman lift her small dog she had been walking and place it on the fountain and allowed the dog to lap from the drinking fountain and began to do its business there, also. We were parked near where she was parked and just getting into our car to leave when we saw this. She saw us looking at her in horror, proceeded to laugh at us, and pranced away with her dog in her arms. I could not believe what we had witnessed and wondered how many times I or some other unsuspecting person had taken a drink from one of these fountains without the knowledge I had just acquired ... UGH! Angie Simon LargoCommissioners misguided on speed limitsEditor: Largo city commissioners are moving to reduce residential speed limits from 30 mph to 25 mph to reduce accident rates. While this action may seem reasonable, when the facts are known it is so ridiculous as to be laughable. Complaints of speeding on certain residential streets, endangering pedestrians, have prompted this action, even though city engineers said they don't think the speed reduction will reduce accident rates because none of the crashes with pedestrians last year occurred on residential roadways. As the lone common-sense opinion, expressed by Commissioner Holmes, "This thing looks like a solution in search of a problem. I mean, there's no safety aspect here." And yet, the commissioners are willing to spend $50,000 on the reduced speeding issue. Why? In their own words, they "want to show citizens at least that the commission cares." In other words, they want to appear to be doing something, even though the facts show the action will have no real effect on solving the problem. In fact, studies show that "most people hovered around the 30 mph limit." Yes, the occasional wacko is barreling down a street at 60 mph. Those are the reasons for the complaints. Doesn't it make more sense to go after those rare speeders than change the speed limit for all? Is this perhaps more about increasing revenues from increased speeding tickets than solving a problem? Mayor Brown even admits he doubts changing the speed limit will solve the problem, yet says he wants to give the impression that they are doing something. So, they are willing to do something that makes no sense and costs $50,000, just to create the appearance that they care! Yes, ridiculous! Bob Radez LargoFrom the musical standard – spring is hereEditor: As we still recover from the whirlwind of gala festivities in the wake of Ground Hog Day; putting on the St. Patrick's Day "ritz" with an Irish "jig" to the bass drum and bagpipe corps of the Shannon Rovers marching band to the calendar "benchmark" of the semi-annual anachronistic time change of "Rock Around the Rock" for what is hopefully the last one we have to deal with. Begging the rhetorical, but who if anyone would welcome this outdated "time-worn" ritual except maybe the dairy farmers and their herds but deep down they probably feel like the rest of us preferring to leave it one way or the "udder" pun intended spring has sprung! Art Bailey SeminoleHow will we mark centenary of WWI?Editor: It will soon be the 100-year anniversary of the end of World War I "The Great War." How will this event be celebrated/honored on the 11th hour of the 11th month of the 11th day of 1918 in 2018? The brave men (women?) who offered up their futures, their bodies, their lives for victory and freedom. My own uncle was one of those who "made the supreme sacri ce." (New Hampshire). I am re-reading the article in the Beacon of April 26, 2013. A related article suggested all military organizations in the area work together to reproduce from photos and microfilm this wall and additional researched names it suggested this might be at Crest Lake Park (perhaps it could be in Coachman Park by the library). The two statues which were replaced at Memorial Causeway can only be seen if one looked left while steering right to enter the causeway and that only as the trees behind allow a clean view. A plaque on each base is noticeable but un-readable unless one got out of the car and looked closely for it. Could these be re-set in the area of a reproduction of the WWI Wall of Honor? I hope at the least to see several articles commemorating this important event. May I hear your thoughts about this? Ruth Zammit ClearwaterReader enjoys her newspapersEditor: This note is to thank you for the exceptionally well-organized, insightful and entertaining weekly publications of The Beacon(s). I fully agree with the post on page 18A (March 22) in the Seminole Beacon titled: Free Papers and the reasons for why we need them. I am a newish/younger senior and have always (from a very young age), enjoyed reading hard copy, as opposed to online. I nd it more relaxing and all around enjoyable. There's no extra noise, strain in any way or discomfort from reading a paper on a comfy sofa or outside in a comfy chair, at my leisure; leaving it; going back to it and not being concerned with a bleep, blip or what have you, from an electronic device. Thank you again for your publications (I usually read both the Seminole and Beach Beacons as well as the Sunday, Tampa Bay Times). I have also shared the Beacons with many of my fellow residents and friends, at my condo and again, I/we, thank you kindly. Wishes for continued success and kindest regards. Sharon Sade SeminoleKiwanis: Thanks to Pow Wow volunteersEditor: The Kiwanis Club of Seminole wants to thank all the community, nonmember and club member volunteers that helped us provide beverages to the thirsty visitors to the Seminole Pow Wow last weekend. We had over 150 hours of volunteer help from individuals and the Junior Woman's Club of Seminole while our own Kiwanis Club spent another 200 hours of time to provide this service. We also had our 11th Annual Fire Truck Pull! This is a sponsored event for teams of athletes competing for boasting rights for the fastest time to pull a full-sized re truck across a 100-foot course. Over 40 sponsors provided the opportunity for 18 teams and 100plus participants a chance to win first place! The Bauder K-Kids, Seminole Middle School Builders Club, Seminole High School Key Club, Seminole High School Band (Woodwinds) and Float Enterprises teams all won trophies in their respective classes. The last pull, just for fun, was made by a combined group of youth, adults, parents and spectators in a record 14 seconds! The fastest team time was by Walgreens of Clearwater. Many thanks to all the sponsors, members, volunteers, participants and city of Seminole staff in helping make these events and fundraisers successful. We use the proceeds to "Help the Children of the World, One Child at a Time!" Cliff Englert President Kiwanis Club of SeminoleDictionary needs new de nitionEditor: Merriam-Webster de nes fake news as a "frequently used description of a political story which is seen as damaging to an agency, entity, or person." Since its recent proliferation, Webster might consider rede ning its explanation to "the continual dumbing down of America." John Tischner Dunedin During the past few years something quite pleasing to me has taken place: the growth in the number of women who deliver news to us via our TV screens. I haven't done a precise comparison count, but I'd guess that at least two-thirds of the TV news anchors/analysts/ contributors that we now see in an average day are females. Not many years ago TV news programs were dominated by men such as Walter Cronkite, Peter Jennings, Ted Koppel, Mike Wallace, Chet Huntley and David Brinkley. They would be supported by a cast of correspondents and editors, who would also be mostly males. That balance has now shifted toward the increased use of women throughout the elds of news gathering and delivery. What's equally notable is that most of these women are young and bright. In con dent tones and with self-assured manners they discuss news events and issues so complicated that it makes my head (and maybe yours) spin as I try to comprehend the stories they're giving us. Some readers will reply, "What's so surprising about any of this? Why should age and gender make any difference in reporting the news?" I agree. It shouldn't, but it has, and in many cases still does. But it's encouraging to see these irrelevant criteria gradually lessen or disappear. However, a regrettable factor that doesn't seem to fade with the years is that many of the women (and more than a few men) who speak to the world by way of TV microphones have lousy voices. You don't like "lousy"? Okay then try whiny, nasal, regrettable, irritating, ear-piercing, childlike or simply unpleasant. One or more of those adjectives t many of the voices I hear each day as I watch TV. Such is their frequency that I increasingly press the "mute" button and turn on the closed captions alternative that, praise God, most of today's TV sets are equipped with.I'm enough of a stoic and realist to accept the fact that in most cases a person's voice is what it is, good or bad. What your voice and the words you speak are like when you're 15 or 20 is what they will sound like when you're 80. However, exceptions to that rule of thumb do exist. They are common in motion pictures, in stage plays, in the world of politics, spoken advertisements and salesmanship in general. Some of the voices we hear from successful practitioners in those arenas may be exactly as they were 20 or 50 years earlier, but not many.Instead, they are often the hard-won product of vocal instruction, speech training and similar disciplines. This sometimes includes surgery on the lips, tongue, vocal cords, nose and sinuses. The enormous cost of all of this in time, pain, money, patience and other factors is one of the reasons most of us don't spend any time worrying about how we sound when we speak, sing, shout, pray, gargle, belch or say good morning to our neighbors. Another reason is that Americans are much more interested in how people look than how they sound. If you doubt that, just count the rarity of advertisements (via any medium) that promise customers better voices and speaking techniques. In contrast, print, TV and digital media are loaded with ads for whiter teeth, smoother skin, skinnier bodies, glossier hair and tighter abs. When signing up on the Web to search for a lifelong partner, how many applicants list "A high quality, easy-listening voice" as a mandatory qualification for their future spouses? Very few, I'd guess. I doubt if more than one marriage candidate in 20 approaching the altar on their wedding date has asked themselves "Am I actually prepared to listen to the sound of my soulmate's voice for the next 40 years?" On the other hand, a less-than-soothing set of tonsils has proved to be no impediment for persons you may have heard of. Such as Ethel Merman, Joan Rivers, Whoopi Goldberg, Janis Joplin, Fran Drescher and Carol Channing. A similar list for men would include Jimmy Durante, Al Pacino and who was that raving lunatic who used to scream at his adoring fans? a guy named Hitler. Bob Driver’s email address is tralee71@ lesson everyone needs to learnWhen someone complains the government did something they don't like, I sometimes engage in a fun little exercise known as "name your lawmaker." Sure, everyone knows Donald Trump, and Stormy Daniels is on the way to becoming a household name. However, the laws that most directly affect our lives are made closer to home. So, I'll ask someone to name the state representative or senator from their district. Or the county commissioner that represents them. Or who is running for those of ces in November from both major parties. Most of the time they can't. I've had people look at me blankly when I mention outgoing House Speaker Richard Corcoran in a conversation. It's clear they don't know who he is, or that arguably he has been the most powerful person in the state for the last couple of years. Usually, the conversation ends with "well, I don't really care about politics" and that's the problem. In about seven months, these same folks are going to be asked to help choose Florida's next governor, a U.S. senator, and a whole bunch of other important positions that will determine the state's course for the next several years. That's why it's interesting that the Constitutional Revision Commission is considering a proposal to place an amendment on the ballot in November to ensure public schools continue teaching how the government works. A nal decision on that will be made in April. Yes, sponsor Don Gaetz a former senate president noted, there already is a civics requirement in public schools. And his proposal admittedly is short on specifics, and schools already grapple with enough mandates from Tallahassee. It's also true that adding another amendment for voters to consider shouldn't be taken lightly. But as we have seen, the Legislature (I'm looking at you, Mr. Corcoran) can't resist messing with public education. "The Legislature changes its mind," Gaetz told the Tampa Bay Times. "Especially education issues go in and out of fashion. The constitution enshrines what we don't change our minds about." That's a strong point. How much longer until someone in Tallahassee gets the bright idea that it's a lot better for their job security to eliminate that messy how-it-works requirement and just add on more math and science, lest future graduates decide to vote them out of of ce. Given recent events, I imagine some of them look at the determined and well-informed students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and wish they had never heard of civics. Without their raised voices, I seriously doubt the gun-control bill would have even been considered, much less passed, by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Rick Scott. It's normal to complain about the in uence of money on politics, but people can and sometimes do make a difference. Yes, politics can be more than a little tedious and can go deep into the weeds. As the high school students learned on their trip to Tallahassee, not every lawmaker is willing to listen. I mean, who can forget the rude brushoff state Rep. Elizabeth Porter gave on the House oor when she said lawmakers should ignore students because they lack the "wisdom" to make the laws. But the point of all this is to learn how things work and, if need be, work around those who think they have a copyright on "wisdom" and knowledge. That's a lesson everyone needs to learn. Joe Henderson has had a 45-year career in newspapers, including the last nearly 42 years at The Tampa Tribune. 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16A Outdoors Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Dolphins have seaside spring training year-roundThree dolphins burst out of the water together, gaining traction by leaving the sea as they fled pursuers at top speed. A fourth dolphin leapt behind them to catch up. Two more dolphins were giving chase several yards behind the quartet. They too leapt out of the water to gain traction. When the pair nally caught the quartet, all six dolphins toppled down into the sea. Swaying waters and occasional flying body parts were all that revealed the struggle below. Then individual dolphins pounced on a rival by bursting out of the water, arching high over its surface, and curling tightly to dive back in at the same spot where it had emerged. The swaying waters were soon muddy, the sea floor churned up by agitated dolphins shoving each other against it to renew the ight and end the battle. It might have been the dead of winter, but the battle was over love. Five bottlenose bulls, two pairs of bonded bull buddies and one singleton, fought over little local lady Paisley. One pair was made up of senior bulls Rippington and Trigger. Working together, they formed a first-order alliance that out-gunned their rivals in bulk and experience. The other pair was made up of junior bulls Oyster and VC. They have steadily ascended the ranks of local bulls in the last three years because of Oyster's confrontational attitude. His buddy VC, wise or shy, lets Oyster do most of the ghting and plants his punches more deliberately. The singleton, Fugazi, himself a junior bull but confrontational like Oyster, helped the junior pair against the senior pair. By working together, the trio formed a second-order alliance. Repeatedly the two alliances lined up, faced each other, and dashed at each other head-on, diving at the last minute and kicking rivals with flailing flukes upon descent. Again and again, they skirmished under water as the lady swam round and round the circumference of their ght. After several rounds, with breathing breaks in between, their pounces weakened and were eventually replaced with mere heavy breathing. The pair and trio seemed to have established that they were evenly matched. The ve bulls then opted to form a fairly organized, shoulder-toshoulder rank and simply followed the lady around without accosting her, ultimately wandering off in different directions. There were no clear winners. Apparently, their ght had not paid off. The next time we saw Ms. Paisley, she was again being following by a fairly organized, shoulder-to-shoulder rank of evenly-matched bulls. But they were different bulls than before. In fact, Ms. Paisley spent her entire winter like that. Each skirmish gave Paisley time to judge the bulls vying for her attention. Each skirmish provided the bulls with key information on their rivals' spirit, stamina and skill. This was good preparation for spring. Spring is the season of love. Many species have their breeding and birth seasons in spring. Spring in Florida comes early. About the time local citizens are recycling their dried Christmas trees, local birds are beginning their breeding season. Many advertise amour by changing colors. Great white herons develop brilliant green seres. Smaller snowy egrets develop blood orange seres the color of Texas grapefruits. Pelicans advertise with yellow heads offset with glowing white or velvety chocolate necks. Great blue herons do not obviously change colors but can be seen flying solemnly by, holding twigs in their mouths as they head to their nest to enhance its spiky nursery. In this light, the dolphins' winter try-outs and tournaments in love's arena make sense compared to other animals' breeding behavior. Both males and females are preparing for spring competition, courtship and breeding. However, other animals get on with the business of babies and, once accomplished, do not think of love the rest of the year. Rivalries cease. Peace reigns. In striking contrast, local dolphins skirmish all year round. Their winter skirmishes intensify and continue through spring and summer. They continue into the autumn when they cool slightly like the waters. But courtships, alliances and rivalries never cease. This does not make sense compared to other animals' breeding behavior. But it makes sense to people. We can irt and fall in love any time of the year. The idea that we must wait for a speci c season to make love and have our babies, as other animals do, is absurd. Love may not always be visible but it is always available. Similarly, local dolphins are not bound to a strict breeding and birth season like local birds. Dolphins can reproduce any time of year.Is year-round availability of love related to dolphins' yearround skirmishes? Year-round skirmishes cannot occur at full intensity or rivals would kill each other off and the behavior would vanish. Perhaps some are try-outs or tournaments metaphorically akin to practice ball games during baseball's spring training. The difference is that seaside spring training lasts all year and is periodically punctuated by successful fertilizations, usually in summer, with each female serving metaphorically as her own personal World Series playoff game.If this metaphor fits, it was incorrect above to say that the bulls' fight had not paid off. It would be correct to say that every bull ght provides valuable social information to those who are paying attention. Dr. Weaver studies wild dolphins under federal permit 20346, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Send her an email at annstats54@gmail. com or visit her website www. NOAA advises anyone who sees a stranded dolphin in the Gulf of Mexico to call 877-942-5343 or 877433-8299.Photo by ANN WEAVERAglow with breeding colors in January, a great white heron heralds the arrival of spring with its brilliant green sere against a backdrop of red owers. Dolphin WatchDr. Ann Weaver Garden sproutsFlorida Native Plant Society to meetCLEARWATER The Pinellas chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society will meet Wednesday, May 2, 7 to 9 p.m., at Moccasin Lake Nature Park, 2750 Park Trail Lane, Clearwater. The program will focus on the coastal habitat restoration of Tampa Bay. Brandt Henningsen, a senior environmental scientist at the Southwest Florida Water Management District, will share some of his numerous successful restoration projects for the Surface Water Improvement & Management program. He will explain how these projects have improved water quality, increased sea grass coverage in the bay, reduced nonnative species and increased wildlife use. The chapter meets rst Wednesdays. Meetings are open to the public. For information, call 727-244-0312 or visit Club of St. Petersburg to present annual ower show ST. PETERSBURG The Garden Club of St. Petersburg will present its annual flower show Saturday and Sunday, April 28-29, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Walter Fuller Park, 7891 26th Ave. N., St. Petersburg. The show, titled "Go for the Gold," will be presented in the community center building as part of the Green Thumb Festival. For information, visit www. Tampa Bay Newspapers Bridal Guide A monthly feature showcasing weddings across Tampa Bay. 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Community 17A Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 Here and There Photo by JIM LAYFIELDFor the fourth straight year, motorcyclists and others gathered to honor Phoebe Jonchuck, a 5-year-old girl who was thrown off the Dick Misener Bridge by her father in 2015. Riders met at the Bellissimo Italian Eatery in Largo on March 25 for breakfast before traveling to the Sunshine Skyway rest area on the north end of the bridge for a ower drop. They then rode to the Red Tiki in Pinellas Park for a scholarship bene t party, which included music, raf e prizes and auction items. The event bene ted the Phoebe Jonchuck scholarship fund, which is set up with St. Petersburg College, and honors Phoebe’s life by raising awareness of child abuse, anger and mental health issues. In the past three years, more than $10,000 has been raised for a scholarship for college students in the social service or mental health elds. Above, riders head out to the Sunshine Skyway rest area for the ower drop to honor Phoebe Jonchuck.Little girl’s memory leaves big legacyBay Pines National Cemetery to host POW-MIA OREEST. PETERSBURG The inaugural Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Outdoor Remembrance Educational Event will take place Saturday, March 31, 8:30 a.m., at the Bay Pines National Cemetery, 10000 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg. Created by Eagle Scout Joshua Katz, the POW-MIA OREE program is an event that reads the names of all veterans interred at a national cemetery and places a custom challenge coin on every headstone, for the family members to know their loved one has not been forgotten. The event will be coordinated by Joshua Katz and he will have the support of local Boy Scout Units 285 and 334 of the Greater Tampa BSA Council and other Boy Scouts from the Gulf Stream Council. Under Secretary of Memorial Affairs Randy Reeves will be present to participate in the event. The Bay Pines National Cemetery would like to extend an invitation to all veterans' organizations and the public to take this opportunity to remember and honor the men and women who served and gave so much to protect our great nation. For information, call 727-3196479.PawFest returns to Central ParkLARGO Man's best friend will take center stage when PawFest returns to Largo Central Park, 101 Central Park Drive, on Saturday, April 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The 12th annual event, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Largo MidPinellas Foundation Inc. and the city of Largo, is a free carnival that provides children and families an opportunity to interact and have fun with dogs. Children and canines can participate in games, activities, lessons and demonstrations. Vendors who specialize in pet-related products also will be on hand and plenty of dogs will be available to adoption. Among the activities will be obedience, agility, skill and safety demonstrations, contests, health screenings, pet identification and hands-on crafts. A Largo Police K-9 demonstration also will be presented. Plenty of food and beverages will be available. The event will support and raise awareness for local animal rescue organizations, and all funds raised will go back into the community through the continued volunteer work of the Largo/Mid-Pinellas Kiwanis Club and the Largo High School Key Club. For more information, call 727536-0412 or visit www.facebook. com/KiwanisClubLargo.Eat Our Words serves up book-inspired dishesST. PETERSBURG A dozen authors will create and share dishes inspired by their books at the rst annual Eat Our Words event Saturday, March 31, 3 to 6 p.m., at The Ale and the Witch, 111 Second Ave. NE. 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Events  Movies  Classi eds Diversions Seminole Beacon, Section B, March 29, 2018  Visit “Once in a Lifetime,” by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart; March 29 through April 8 at Francis Wilson Playhouse, 302 Seminole St., Clearwater. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $26 for adults and $15 for students with current ID. Call 727-446-1360 or visit www.franciswilsonplay This is the rollicking tale of three down and out vaudeville troupers who decide to head for Hollywood and try their luck with the newly invented “talking” pictures. “Once in a Lifetime” is a fast-paced and witty satire of Hollywood by the Broadway luminaries behind such comedy classics as “The Man Who Came to Dinner” and “You Can’t Take It with You.”  Blast Friday featuring The Lords of 52nd Street; Friday, March 30, 5:30 p.m., in downtown Clearwater on Cleveland Street. The event is free. VIP tickets are available. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www. The famed line-up that backed singer-songwriter Billy Joel from 1976 to 1981, The Lords of 52nd Street make their way to Clearwater performing renditions of the recorded originals by the Piano Man’s original band. Led by three former members of the Billy Joel Band – including multi-instrumentalist Richie Cannata, drummer/percussionist Liberty DeVitto and guitarist Russell Javors – four of the ve Joel albums released during the foursome’s 1976-81 tenure reached the Top 10 on the Billboard charts. That foursome played on “The Stranger,” “52nd Street,” “Glass Houses” and the live “Songs in the Attic.” Special guests Greg Billings and McLean Mannix will open the show.  “Jersey Boys,” Friday and Saturday, March 30-31, at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Performances are Friday, 8 p.m.; and Saturday, 2 and 8 p.m. Tickets start at $35. Call 727-791-7400 or visit The 2006 Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning Best Musical is about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the true story of how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history. They wrote their own songs, invented their own sounds and sold 175 million records worldwide – all before they were 30. “Jersey Boys” features their hit songs “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry,” “Rag Doll,” “Oh What a Night” and “Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You.”  Dennis Miller, Friday, March 30, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $39.50. Call 727-893-7832 or visit Known from his days as anchor of the Weekend Update segment on “Saturday Night Live” and his appearances on “The O’Reilly Factor,” Miller is an award-winning comedian, talk-show host, sports commentator, actor, author and television personality. After captivating audiences on SNL from 1985 to 1991, he went on to earn ve Emmy and three Writers Guild of America awards for his critically acclaimed talk show “Dennis Miller Live.” He is also the author of ve New York Times bestsellers.  Nate Najar: Bossa Nova All Stars, Friday, March 30, 8 p.m., at the Palladium at St. Petersburg College, 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $30. Call 727-822-3590 or visit www.mypalladi The Bossa Nova All Stars features nylon string guitarist Nate Najar, vibraphonist Chuck Redd, tenor saxophonist Harry Allen and the stunning Maucha Adnet on vocals. The gorgeous Brazilian sounds of Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joo Gilberto, Stan Getz and Charlie Byrd sound as fresh and new as when they took the world by storm with the “Girl From Ipanema,” “Desa nado” and so many more hits. Top ve diversions Photo courtesy of WARNER BROS. PICTURESTye Sheridan stars as Wade and Lena Waithe as Helen in Warner Bros. Pictures’, Amblin Entertainment’s and Village Roadshow Pict ures’ action adventure “Ready Player One,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release. Opening this weekend Spielberg directs Sheridan, Cooke in sci- action/adventure lm Ready Player One' Compiled by LEE CLARK ZUMPE Tampa Bay Newspapers A number of new movies will hit theaters this week, including the following lms opening in wide release:‘Ready Player One’Genre: Action, science ction and adventure Cast: Tye Sheridan, Olivia Cooke, Ben Mendelsohn, T.J. Miller, Simon Pegg and Mark Rylance Director: Steven Spielberg Rated: PG-13 In the year 2045, the real world is a harsh place. The only time Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) truly feels alive is when he escapes to the OASIS, an immersive virtual universe where most of humanity spend their days. In the OASIS, you can go anywhere, do anything, be anyone – the only limits are your own imagination. The OASIS was created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday (Mark Rylance), who left his immense fortune and total control of the OASIS to the winner of a three-part contest he designed to nd a worthy heir. When Wade conquers the rst challenge of the reality-bending treasure hunt, he and his friends – known as the High Five – are hurled into a fantastical universe of discovery and danger to save the OASIS and their world. The following will open in limited release. It may be several weeks before these lms appear in local movie theaters.‘Acrimony’Genre: Drama Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Lyriq Bent, Crystle Stewart, Jazmyn Simon, Ptosha Storey, Ajiona Alexus, Antonio Madison, Bresha Webb, Danielle Nicolet, Nelson Estevez and Kendrick Cross Director: Tyler Perry Rated: R A faithful wife (Taraji P. Henson) tired of standing by her devious husband (Lyriq Bent) is enraged when it becomes clear she has been betrayed.‘Neon’Genre: Thriller and mystery Cast: Lola Kirke, Zoe Kravitz, Nelson Franklin, Greta Lee, James Ransone and John Cho Director: Aaron Katz Not rated A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant and her Hollywood starlet boss. As the assistant Photo by CHIP BERGMANN/LIONSGATELyriq Bent stars as Robert and Taraji P. Henson as Melinda in “Acrimony.”Photo by SHERRY SEPTRuth Eckerd Hall presents “Jersey Boys” March 30-31. 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2B Just for Fun Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018Eleanor Pigman to be featured at DFAC Coffee and Conversation programDUNEDIN – The next Coffee and Conversation program, presented by the Sterling Society, will feature artist Eleanor Pigman and will take place Thursday, April 12, noon, at Dunedin Fine Art Center, 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin. Admission to these relaxed talks is $5 for nonmembers and free for current DFAC members. For information, visit or call 727298-3322. Pigman will discuss her journey to becoming an artist, from winning the Obama contest to the present. She’ll look at how her career developed and how she came upon her unconventional bead work methods. She’ll talk about her techniques and her inspirations, ensuring that everyone leaves with their own. Before Pigman started making arts with beads she was primarily a watercolor artist. She fell in love with the world of beading after doing an apprenticeship with a jewelry designer, the shop closed and she inherited thousands of seed beads. Her work began with portraits and then moved into the marine world. After being published and receiving a congressional honor for “Keeping Hope Alive Through Art” she began to push the medium even further. Pigman is originally from New York City. She received her BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago and her masters in art therapy from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is a self-taught embroidery artist, currently living in St Petersburg.Second Saturday ArtWalk setST. PETERSBURG – The Waterfront Arts District, Central Arts District, EDGE District, Grand Central District, and the Warehouse Arts District become one arts destination for the St. Petersburg Second Saturday ArtWalk on Saturday, April 14, 5 to 9 p.m. The monthly event allows attendees to explore St. Petersburg’s ve exciting arts districts as 40 artists’ studios and galleries open their doors. Free parking can be found on First Avenue North and First Avenue South from 15th Street to 30th Street and at The Clay Center of St. Petersburg, MGA Studios and the Dr. Carter G. Woodson African-American Museum. For a map and list of participants, visit in the Islands event setTARPON SPRINGS – The city of Tarpon Springs will host its Night in the Islands Saturday, April 21, 6 to 11 p.m., at the Sponge Docks on Dodecanese Boulevard between Hope and Athens streets in Tarpon Springs. This family-friendly event offers live Greek music, dancing in the streets, and authentic local dining. An hour of free Greek dance lessons will be offered by the Levendia Dance Troupe from 6 to 7 p.m. The group Odyssey, as well as the music of Neos Ihos and Ta Pedia, will ll the Sponge Docks on Dodecanese Boulevard. To reserve a table for dinner, contact participating restaurants Costa’s, Hellas, Mama’s, or Mykonos. Thanks to funding from the National Endowment for the Arts and Tarpon Springs Merchants Association, Night in the Islands also will be presented May 19, July 7, Aug. 4 and Oct. 6. For information, visit Symphony Orchestra announces upcoming concertsThe Suncoast Symphony Orchestra will present its Series III concert entitled “Hollywood Blockbusters” on Friday, April 13, 7:30 p.m., at North Bay Community Church, 3170 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. For information, call 727-796-0071. The concert also will be presented Saturday, April 14, 4 p.m., at Palm Harbor United Methodist Church, 1551 Belcher Road, Palm Harbor. For information, call 727-785-7487. The concert will again be performed Sunday, April 15, 2:30 p.m., at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 10895 Hamlin Blvd., Largo. For information, call 727-595-4610. Admission is free to all concerts. Donations are welcome. For information on the program, visit Fine Art Center to kick off new session of art classesDUNEDIN – A new session of art classes will get underway the week of April 9 at Dunedin Fine Art Center, 1143 Michigan Blvd., Dunedin. Imagine a blank sheet of paper, a ball of clay and a world of possibilities. Those possibilities dwell within each person. The Dunedin Fine Art Center just wants to help students realize them this winter. There are no grades in these classes, and no failure either. Students earn the reward of freeing their creativity. While DFAC offers top-notch instruction in traditional arts, such as drawing, painting, and pottery, students also nd exciting offerings in digital imaging, fashion design, jewelry, metal-working, stone-carving and wood-turning to name a few. The Dunedin Fine Art Center’s Gladys Douglas School of the Arts is currently registering for the upcoming session of classes for children, teens and adults, with discounted tuition rates for DFAC members. Scholarships are also available. Daytime, evening and weekend classes are available as well as one-day to week-long workshops in a variety of media. The spring 2018 session will run April 9 through May 20. For information or to register, call 727-298-3322 or visit Harbor Public Library to host annual Poetry CelebrationSAFETY HARBOR – The ninth annual Poetry Celebration will take place Thursday, April 26, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N., Safety Harbor. A Poets’ Mingle will start at 6 p.m. During the mingle, guests are invited to relax and enjoy refreshments while listening to local singer/songwriter Jessica Rose. An open mic session will follow at 6:30 p.m. with readings from talented local poets. This free event is sponsored by the Friends of the Safety Harbor Public Library. For information, call 727-724-1525, ext. 4112 or visit Singers announce concert scheduleThe magical music of Andrew Lloyd Webber will be featured in the Suncoast Singers of Florida spring concerts. The program will feature songs such as “Phantom of the Opera,” “Don’tThe Revivalists to perform at Jannus LiveST. PETERSBURG – Chart-topping rock band the Revivalists will perform Wednesday, April 11, 7 p.m., at Jannus Live, 16 Second St. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets are $29. Call 727-565-0550 or visit The Revivalists skyrocketed to massive success in 2017 with their hit single “Wish I Knew You,” which hit No. 1 at Alternative and Adult Alternative Radio, reached Top 15 at Hot AC, and spent nine consecutive weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart. Featuring front man David Shaw’s unmistakable soulful rasp, an indelible melody and a mix of bluesy rock and Southern R&B swagger, “Wish I Knew You” has helped the band rack up more than 100 million streams to date and earned them multiple national TV appearances on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” “Today” and “Conan.” “Men Amongst Mountains,” the band’s latest album, was released in July 2015. According to a press release from Press Here Publicity, 2018 is already gearing up to be another major year for the New Orleans seven-piece. The Revivalists recently received two 2018 iHeartRadio Music Award nominations for Best New Rock/Alternative Rock Artist and Alternative Rock Song of the Year and announced sets at Bonnaroo, BottleRock Festival and Peach Music Festival among others. The Revivalists features David Shaw (lead vocals/guitar), Zack Feinberg (guitar), Andrew Campanelli (drums), George Gekas (bass), Ed Williams (pedal steel guitar), Rob Ingraham (saxophone), Michael Girardot (keyboard and trumpet) and PJ Howard (percussion). According to the band’s website, the seeds of The Revivalists were planted in 2007 when Feinberg, out riding his bike, came across Shaw sitting on his front porch belting an original song called “Purple Heart” – which wound up on The Revivalists debut album “Vital Signs.” Shaw had moved to New Orleans two weeks prior for its rich musical history and because he had heard the city was in need of construction workers to help rebuild the city after Hurricane Katrina. Feinberg had also moved to New Orleans for the music scene and to study psychology at Tulane University. He had only been in the dorms for an hour when everyone was forced to evacuate due to the impending hurricane. That day in August 2007, Feinberg and Shaw struck up a conversation and instantly began to jam and collaborate, establishing an immediate musical connection and friendship. Within weeks they had invited Campanelli, whom Feinberg had met through workshops at New Orleans music venue Tipitina’s, to join them. Rounding out the band’s lineup is Ingraham, Gekas and Girardot, whom Feinberg and Campanelli knew from Tulane and Loyola respectively, as well as Williams, whom they all knew from the local music scene. Photo by BRANTLEY GUTIERREZ/PRESS HERE PUBLICITYThe Revivalists perform April 11 at Jannus Live. A&E news See A&E NEWS, page 8B FOOD FUN COCKTAILS GAMESTOWN'S BEST SPORTS COVERAGE NCAA Tournament Sat. 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Entertainment 3B Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 By LEE CLARK ZUMPE Tampa Bay NewspapersSAFETY HARBOR – The Safety Harbor Art & Music Center will present the fth annual Safety Harbor SongFest Saturday, April 7, noon to 10 p.m., at Safety Harbor Waterfront Park, 110 Veterans Memorial Lane, Safety Harbor. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the gate. Visit The festival will feature performances by Fantastic Negrito, Josh Ritter, Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root, Larkin Poe, Selwyn Birchwood, Meiko, Daniel Mohr, Betty Fox, Mountain Holler, Kristopher James, Ari Chi, The Urban Gypsies of Florida, Jonnie Morgan, and Ezra Huleatt of Black Taxi. Fantastic Negrito, who returns for the second year in a row, won a Grammy award last year for Best Contemporary Blues Album. “Safety Harbor is becoming my second home,” said Negrito in a press release. “I was first introduced to this community through Chris Cornell. I feel the truest vibration of love from these good people.” Born Xavier Dphrepaulezz, Negrito’s musical style is self-described as “black roots music for everyone,” blending old school blues with modernized loops, slide guitar and drums. “We are so happy Xavier and the band are coming back,” said Todd Ramquist, SHAMc co-founder and festival organizer. “He truly embodies the spirit of our festival and his talent is limitless.” Negrito recently unveiled plans for “Please Don’t Be Dead,” his next album due to be released June 15 on the Cooking Vinyl and Blackball Universe label. “I wrote this album because I fear for the life of my black son,” said Negrito in a press release from Big Hassle. “I fear for the lives of my daughters. I am uncertain about what kind of future they will face. Will someone shoot up their school? Will they become addicted to prescription pills? Will they wind up on the street, sleeping under freeways and overpasses? Will the police murder my son? I came up with the name ‘Please Don’t Be Dead’ because I felt like we’d lost our way as a society – and I know what happens when you chase the wrong things. It’s the story of my life.” “Please Don’t Be Dead” is heralded by “Plastic Hamburgers,” the lead track. “With ‘Plastic Hamburgers’ I wanted to come out swinging,” added Negrito. “With everything happening in the world, I wanted to take it head on. Addiction, guns, censorship, overconsumption. I wanted people to feel like this is our song, our rallying cry: Let’s tear down the walls that separate us and face who we really are.” Negrito is truly an artist for these times: a multi-talented, genre-agnostic original whose life and work embody the struggle, energy, truth and creativity of black music. Negrito was raised in an orthodox Muslim household, the eighth of 14 children of a deeply religious Somali-Caribbean immigrant. The family moved from western Massachusetts to Oakland, California, when Negrito was just 12 years old. His new hometown’s vibrant black community provided a massive culture shock after what was an extremely conservative childhood. Raised by the streets of Oakland, Negrito discovered a passion for music and by the time he was 20, he had taught himself a range of instruments. Sensing that he was on the wrong path and fearing for his life, he knew he had to make a change so, armed with only his demo on cassette, he moved to Los Angeles where he eventually signed a million-dollar major record label deal. But Negrito’s soulful music was not made for those times. His debut album – released under his own name – went largely unnoticed. His con dence shattered, he pondered his next move. Before making any decisions, fate intervened. In 2000, Negrito suffered a near-fatal car accident. The event left him in a coma for three weeks and caused permanent damage to his playing hand. Determined, he fought hard, enduring hours of painful physical therapy. The birth of his son would provide the inspiration Negrito sought to return to music. Once again, he picked up his guitar. Encouraged by his childhood friend, co-founder/ co-owner of artist collective Blackball Universe, and Empire writer/ producer Malcolm Spellman, Negrito began exploring the roots of black music, ultimately winding back to the original source, the DNA of all American music: the blues. Rather than simply updating the delta blues, Negrito created something altogether new and unique, building bridges to the 21st century by weaving the original sounds of Lead Belly and Skip James with loops and samples of his own live instruments. Josh Ritter was named one of the Top 100 Songwriters Alive Today by Paste Magazine. Ritter has collaborated with Bob Weir (Grateful Dead), recently toured with Jason Isbell, is a proli c painter whose works adorn his album covers, and a New York Times bestselling author. He has appeared on “The Late Show with David Letterman,” was featured on CBS News This Morning, and most recently performed on “Austin City Limits.” One of his biggest fans of his songwriting is novelist Stephen King. Selwyn Birchwood released “Pick Your Poison,” his forward-looking new CD on Alligator Records, in May 2017. On the album, Birchwood – along with his band-saxophonist Regi Oliver, bassist Huff Wright and drummer Courtney “Big Love” Girlie – takes a major step forward, crafting visionary blues for a new generation of forward-looking fans. With his ery guitar and lap steel playing; his trailblazing, instantly memorable songs; and his gritty, unvarnished vocals, Birchwood is one of the most remarkable young stars in the blues. According to a biographical sketch provided by Alligator Records, Birchwood possesses a deep familiarity with blues tradition, which allows him to bust the genre wide open, bringing innovative new sounds, colors and textures. He delivers these with a distinctive style that blends a revival tent preacher’s fervor and a natural storyteller’s charisma. Since the 2014 release “Don’t Call No Ambulance,” Birchwood’s Alligator Records debut, the powerhouse guitarist’s journey from playing small Florida clubs to headlining international festival stages can be described as phenomenal. “Don’t Call No Ambulance” received the Blues Music Award and Living Blues Critics’ Award for Best Debut Album Of 2014. Birchwood also walked away with the 2015 Blues Blast Rising Star Award. Over the last few years, Birchwood and his band have crisscrossed the United States and Europe repeatedly, delivering unforgettable live performances. Now, with “Pick Your Poison,” Birchwood, along with his band – saxophonist Regi Oliver, bassist Huff Wright and drummer Courtney “Big Love” Girlie – is taking another major step forward, crafting visionary blues for a new generation of forward-looking fans. “There’s nothing I’d rather be doing than playing the blues,” Birchwood said. “And I try to convey that with every song and with every performance.” Michael Glabicki of Rusted Root also will be performing at Safety Harbor Songfest. According to a press release from Devious Planet, Glabicki’s solo project – aptly titled Uprooted featuring Michael Glabicki – will introduce new material at the event. In the 1990s, Glabicki had a vision he was driven to pursue. He left college, started a band despite the fact that he had no idea where the journey would deliver him. He spent two years developing this vision while learning the craft of songwriting. That vision grew into Rusted Root, the multiplatinum band out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Glabicki became one of music’s most unique voices. While Rusted Root is on hiatus, Glabicki has been devoting his time to creating an entirely new soundscape. His solo project promises to bring back parts of the Rusted Root of old, but will also include more percussion and female vocals. Collectively, the band hopes that the new material will deliver it to a special place. Glabicki will continue to play Rusted Root’s entire catalogue but promises to deliver fresh inspired versions, as well as introducing new and exciting music under the moniker of Uprooted. Uprooted will feature members from the most recent Rusted Root touring band, including electric guitarist Dirk Miller, drummer Zil Fessler, bassist Bobby Schneck and Daisie Ghosts Flower singing backups. The Safety Harbor SongFest is presented by the Safety Harbor Music and Art Center. SHAMc is a nonpro t 501(c)(3) organization. Its mission is to promote education in fine art, visual arts, and performing arts. Todd Ramquist and Kiaralinda created this art and music center to bene t their community. SHAMc is located in downtown Safety Harbor. The founders are both local artists who are globally renowned for their art house, Whimzeyland. For information about the center, visit www.SafetyHarborArtAnd For information about the Safety Harbor SongFest, visit www.SafetyHarborSongFest. com.Safety Harbor SongFestFantastic Negrito returns to perform at the fth annual festival; Josh Ritter, Michael Glabicki added to lineup Photo by DEANDRE FORKS/BIG HASSLEFantastic Negrito returns to perform for the second consecutive year at the fth annual Safety Harbor SongFest, set for April 7. 032918 Doors Open at 11:00am Early Bird Games Begin at Noon Bright, Clean, Friendly Environment!! CHAPEL ON THE HILL, UCC 12601 Park Blvd., Seminole727-391-2919 www.coth.org010418 CHAPEL BINGOFree donut and coffee with entry! 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If Interested Please Inquire Within on Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday; 12960 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach 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: or Fax: (727)581-8409 or Complete an Application in Person 1150 8th Ave. SW, Largo FL. DFWP; EOE. COOKS We are currently looking for a Cook to assist in preparing daily meals for our residents. Previous cooking in a large, upscale community or restaurant setting is required. We are hoping for a creative, organized and responsible candidate to cook various menu items for our 450+ residents. Individual must adhere to proper Kitchen safety and sanitation standards. Also, must be able to follow recipes and ensure proper preparation, portions and quality. Position Available: Full Time & Part Time; various shifts; vacation, holiday and special event coverage. All Positions Require: Drug Screen, Level I Background Check, Level II Background Check for AHCA, PreEmployment Physical & TB Test. Send resumes to or apply in person at 1150 8th Avenue SW, Largo FL 33770. SERVERS Brookdale Pinecrest is looking for “mature” candidates to work in our upscale Independent Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care dining rooms. Candidates must be able to provide quick, ef cient and pleasant delivery of food to our residents and guests, while ensuring all quality standards of food service are being met. Multiple positions available; PT various hours; including weekends and holidays. Position requires Level I and Level II background checks; EOE; drug-free workplace. Please apply in person to 1150 8th Avenue SW, Largo FL 33770. RESIDENT CARE ASSOCIATES Brookdale Pinecrest is seeking Resident Care Associates (RCA’s) to care for our Assisted Living and Memory Care residents. Candidates should have previous experience caring for seniors and a commitment to making a difference in the lives they touch. CNA or HHA certi cations are a plus. Multiple positions available; PT, 6AM-2PM, 2PM-10PM; including every other weekend and holidays. Position requires Level I and Level II background checks; EOE; drug free workplace. Please apply in person to 1150 8th Avenue SW; Largo FL 33770. CNA's & HHA's Brookdale Pinecrest is seeking CNA’s and HHA’s to work in Personalized Living within our upscale retirement community. The position requires candidates to assist residents with daily living activities based on their individualized plan of care. Job duties could include; escorting residents to doctor appointments, provide medicine reminders, dog walking, etc. Must be able to communicate effectively with residents, visitors and members of health care team; possess excellent customer service skills and have a desire to care for our residents. Multiple positions available; PT various hours; including weekends and holidays. Must have a valid CNA license or 75 hour HHA certi cation. HHA’s must have Certi ed CPR Training. Position requires Level I and Level II background checks; EOE; drug-free workplace. Please apply in person to 1150 8th Ave SW, Largo, FL 33770. LPN Brookdale Pinecrest is Seeking LPNs to Work Within our Upscale Retirement Community – 1 FULLTIME POSITION 2PM-10PM, AND PART TIME-WEEKENDS. Candidates Must be Enthusiastic, Energetic and Caring, Committed to Making a Difference in the Lives of our Residents. Position Requires Level I & Level II Background Checks; EOE; Drug-Free Workplace. Please Apply in Person to 1150 8th Avenue SW, Largo, FL, 33770 or Submit Resume to RESORT ON TREASURE ISLAND Front Desk Part-Time Position, Thursday 9am-5pm, Friday 9am-5pm, Saturday 8am-5pm & Sunday 9am-Noon. Days Only. Front Desk Receptionist, Basic Typing & Computer Skill. Attendance & Reliability a Must. Apply in Person 11660 Gulf Blvd. Treasure Island. MAINTENANCE TECH Madeira Beach management company is seeking a team-oriented Maintenance Tech. Some duties include minor repairs, painting, and general cleaning. Must have open availability and pass background check. Apply in person at SunHost Resorts/ Beach Place Condos 12901 Gulf Lane, Madeira Beach. 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. 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8B Entertainment Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018unravels the mystery, she must confront her own understanding of friendship, truth, and celebrity.‘Finding Your Feet’Genre: Comedy Cast: Imelda Staunton, Timothy Spall, Celia Imrie, Joanna Lumley and David Hayman Director: Richard Loncraine Rated: PG-13 When Lady Sandra Abbott (Imelda Staunton) discovers that her husband of 40 years (John Sessions) is having an affair with her best friend (Josie Lawrence) she seeks refuge in London with her estranged, older sister Bif (Celia Imrie). The two could not be more different – Sandra is a sh out of water next to her outspoken, serial dating, free-spirited sibling. But different is just what Sandra needs at the moment, and she reluctantly lets Bif drag her along to a community dance class, where gradually she starts nding her feet and romance as she meets her sister’s friends, Charlie (Timothy Spall), Jackie (Joanna Lumley) and Ted (David Hayman). This colorful, de ant and energetic group start to show Sandra that retirement is in fact only the beginning, and that divorce might just give her a whole new lease on love and life.‘The China Hustle’Genre: Documentary Cast: Dan David, Matthew Wiechert, Carson Block, James Chanos, Soren Aandahl and Maj Soueidnn Director: Jed Rothstein Rated: R In the midst of the 2008 market crash, investors on the fringes of the nancial world feverishly sought new alternatives for high-return investments in the global markets. With Chinese indexes demonstrating explosive growth, the country suddenly emerged as a gold rush opportunity with one caveat: U.S. investors were prohibited from investing directly into the country’s market. Makeshift solutions led to a market frenzy, until one investor discovered the massive web of fraud left in its wake. Jed Rothstein’s documentary rings the alarm on the need for transparency in an increasingly deregulated financial world by following those working to uncover the biggest heist you’ve never heard of.‘Lean on Pete’Genre: Drama Cast: Charlie Plummer, Travis Fimmel, Steve Buscemi and Chloe Sevigny Director: Andrew Haigh Rated: R Fifteen-year-old Charley Thompson (Charlie Plummer) arrives in Portland, Oregon, with his single father Ray (Travis Fimmel), both of them eager for a fresh start after a series of hard knocks. While Ray descends into personal turmoil, Charley nds acceptance and camaraderie at a local racetrack where he lands a job caring for an aging quarter horse named Lean On Pete. The horse’s gruff owner Del Montgomery (Steve Buscemi) and his seasoned jockey Bonnie (Chlo Sevigny) help Charley ll the void of his father’s absence – until he discovers that Pete is bound for slaughter, prompting him to take extreme measures to spare his new friend’s life. Charley and Pete head out into the great unknown, embarking on an odyssey across the new American frontier in search of a loving aunt Charley hasn’t seen in years. They experience adventure and heartbreak in equal measure, but never lose their irrepressible hope and resiliency as they pursue their dream of nding a place they can call home.‘The Last Movie Star’Genre: Drama Cast: Burt Reynolds, Ariel Winter and Chevy Chase Director: Adam Rifkin Rated: R Vic Edwards (Burt Reynolds) was the biggest star in Hollywood, a college football legend turned stunt double turned leading man. Now, in his 80s, he’s convinced by an old friend (Chevy Chase) to accept an invitation to receive a Lifetime Achievement award at a twobit lm festival in Nashville. The trip launches him on both a hilarious sh-out-of-water adventure and an unexpectedly poignant journey into his past. For more movie news, visit Lee Clark Zumpe is TBN entertainment editor. He can be reached at 727-397-5563, ext. 341, or by email at OPENING, from page 1B Cry for me Argentina,” “I Dreamed a Dream,” “Let Us Love in Peace” along with music from “South Paci c,” “The Sound of Music” and more. Suncoast Singers conductor and artistic director Rob Knabel will direct the 45-member chorale Friday, April 13, at Christ Presbyterian Church, 3115 Dryer Ave., Largo. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets for the dinner and concert are $25. Tickets for the concert only are $15. Doors will open at 5 p.m. for dinner seating. For tickets, call the church at 727584-8695 or visit The concert also will be presented Saturday, April 14, at Heritage United Methodist Church, 2680 Landmark Drive, Clearwater. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets for the dinner and concert at $25. Tickets for the concert only are $15. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for concert-only tickets. For tickets, call the church at 727796-1329. The nal concert will be presented Friday, April 20, at Park Place Wesleyan Church, 4400 70th Ave. N., Pinellas Park. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets for the dinner and concert at $25. Tickets for the concert only are $15. For tickets, call the church at 727526-3674. Knabel has been the conductor of Suncoast Singers since 2004 and also directs music at East Lake High School as well as Heritage United Methodist Church. In 2006, members of the Suncoast Singers, along with East Lake High School choir members, performed at Carnegie Hall. For information, visit www.Sun or call 727-5454998.Pinellas Park Civic Orchestra to performPINELLAS PARK – The Pinellas Park Civic Orchestra will perform Sunday, April 1, 7:30 p.m., at the Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center, 4951 78th Ave. N., Pinellas Park. 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Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 032918-1 6505 Gulf Boulevard, St. Pete Beach, FL 33706727-360-6927 Real estate agents af liated with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate are independent contractor agents and are not employ ees of the Company. The property information herein is derived from various sources that may include, but not be limited to, county records and the Multiple Listing Service, and it may include approximations. Although the information is believed to be accurate, it is not warranted and you sh ould not rely upon it without personal veri cation. 2017 Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate All Rights Reserved. Coldwell Banker Residentia l Real Estate fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Operated by a subsidiary of NRT LLC. Coldwell Ba nker and the Coldwell Banker Logo are registered service marks owned by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. FL-10/17 FL-10/17 St. Pete Beach Of ce of Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate Wishes to congratulate our 2017 Award WinnersThe Signature Homes of Campbell-Plummer and Merritt #1 Small Team for Coldwell Banker in West Central Florida Legends Society Florida Top 100 Tammy Cambell-Plummer, Christopher Plummer, Carole Merritt International President’s Circle International Sterling Society #1 New Associate of the Year For West Central Florida Sheila Geer Gabriela Raimander John Ross Melinda Persuitte “The Best Of Blue”Marsha Gordon, Manager


Seminole Beacon, March 29, 2018 032918-2 Beautiful & elegant home in a secluded & highly sought after area of Seminole! Huntington custom designed home, Windsor II model, barely 10 yrs old & still with many new upgrades, meticulously maintained by original owner & where pride of ownership abounds. Gorgeous one level house w/4000+ total Sq. Ft. 4 bedrooms+den, 3 baths, 3 car garage, solar heated pool & spa + gas heater, crown moldings, tray ceilings, built-in niches/alcoves, wood burning replace, split plan,super spacious kitchen w/island, breakfast-bar, desk space,wood cabinetry & granite counters. House is light & bright with high ceilings, glass doors & windows revolving around pool & spa, overlooking lush plants and foliage. Hardwood oors from grand foyer when you go through the custom made front door to dining area & living room. Den could also serve as another guest room, nursery, gym, of ce, playroom. Grand Master suite with double walk-in closets, view of the pool and lanai, its sweeping master bath with double sinks, vanity, separate tub, wrap around shower and private W.C. closet will amaze you. Separate laundry room with front loaders includes sink and linen closet. House comes with generator for hurricane season. This prestigious residence is a bike ride away from the beach, Millennium Park, supermarket, restaurants. Walking distance to Seminole schools and a car hop to the new Seminole City Center. There is not enough space in MLS to describe this private residence with all its bells and whistles. You just have to come and see it. 7277 Hunt Club Lane – $680,000You will be captivated the moment you enter the grand foyer of this contemporary style home built in 2006 located in Thurston Groves, an enclave of executive style homes in the heart of Seminole. This two-story home offers a wonderful oor plan with the master suite on the rst oor along with an of ce just off the foyer. The stunning kitchen with cork ooring, solid surface counters, a gas cooktop, a stainless steel vent hood, double wall ovens, dual dishwashers and a breakfast bar is wide open to the family room making this home perfect for entertaining and for daily living. A separate formal dining room with French doors and a breakfast nook offer two options for mealtime. A third option would be to step out to the covered and screened lanai to enjoy a meal. The family room, also with cork ooring, features built-in shelving on two walls which provides ample display space for showcasing your artwork or book collection. Rounding out the downstairs is a bedroom, two full baths and a laundry room. Upstairs are two bedrooms, a full bath and a large bonus room perfect for a media room or a second of ce. The much sought after three car garage has plenty of space for your vehicles and toys. Thurston Groves is truly a beautiful neighborhood in a non-evacuation zone and only minutes from several county parks, the Pinellas Trail, the new Seminole City Center and the Gulf beaches.10226 Golden Eagle Drive – $609,900Yvonne Brun obtained her real estate license in 2000, began working with Coldwell Banker Residential, and she never looked back. Yvonne is a seller residential specialist (SRS), who speaks fluent French and has been exceeding her clients' expectations for 17 years. She loves living and working in "her little corner of paradise." Coming to the United States from France, Yvonne rst landed in New York City, then spent time living in Texas before eventually moving to Florida, where she has been a resident of the city of Seminole for more than 20 years. Her three children each attended all three Seminole public schools, and two went on to graduate from Florida State University Go Noles!!! Yvonne is a professional and knowledgeable multi-million dollar producer, who is part of Coldwell Banker's Diamond Society. Her clients appreciate her commitment, dedication, work ethic and her charming sense of humor. Her father and two brothers each served in the military, and she is part of the USAA rewards network with Coldwell Banker. When she's not working with clients, Yvonne enjoys cooking, reading, and beach walks, but her favorite activity is spending time with her three amazing grandchildren. We Provide Superior Agent Support Call Today for a Con dential Consultation!727-381-2345 3325 66th St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33710 ColdwellBankerHomes.comReal estate agents af liated with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate are independent contractor agents and are not employ ees of the Company. The property information herein is derived from various sources that may include, but not be limited to, county records and the Multiple Listing Service, and it may include approximations. Although the information is believed to be accurate, it is not warranted and you sh ould not rely upon it without personal veri cation. 2017 Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate All Rights Reserved. Coldwell Banker Residentia l Real Estate fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Operated by a subsidiary of NRT LLC. Coldwell Ba nker and the Coldwell Banker Logo are registered service marks owned by Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC. FL-10/17 FL-10/17 727-455-8266Knowledgeable, dedicated, detail oriented, and courteous, Dilip has found real estate to be the perfect match for his abilities. With a background in professional photography and marketing from his days living in Boston, Dilip is well positioned to showcase your property to its best advantage when it comes time for you to sell your current home. 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