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Volume 40, No. 26 September 6, 2018 www.TBNweekly.com Top: Kyle Travers takes the reins of a horse and carriage alongside instructor Melissa Yarbrough on the grounds of Inspire Equine Therapy Program in Clearwater. Right: Valrico’s Isaiah Graham is in place and ready to, with help from Yarbrough.“It was sudden, but it’s what I had been working toward for many years,” said Yarbrough, who has spent her career as a behavioral analyst. The new digs are a far cry from the of ce setting Yarbrough had known. Located on Doncaster Road on Clearwater’s east side, the land includes 10 tree-lined picturesque acres and the meandering Allen’s Creek as a backdrop. There is a sprawling ranch-style house, state-of-the-art stables, an of ce, a barn, a riding arena, a pasture, and a garden. “The setting is certainly part of the equation. It puts people at ease,” Yarbrough said. Inspired by what Yarbrough offered, Gagnon offered up her barn for Yarbrough to lease and start a business. “She wanted to create a community for Kaylee, and for others,” she said. Today, 21 participants enjoy riding horses or driving horse-drawn carriages on Saturday mornings. The SEMINOLE – Beth Travers can barely contain herself when she describes what she saw from her son Kyle. Just like that, his inner Casanova had emerged. “It was only his second date with a girl in all his life but there he was, taking her for a romantic horse-and-carriage ride,” the proud mother said. “It makes me emotional. It was really, really precious.” And he knew just where he was going. After all, it happened on the home turf for Kyle, a 19-year-old Seminole resident who has lived with Asperger By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE – The city is seeking guidance from residents as redevelopment plans for Blossom Lake Park move forward, said City Manager Ann ToneyDeal. “This is exciting because seldom does a community have an opportunity to completely redevelop a park,” she said. The city will host a community charrette, a meeting for residents to provide input on the redevelopment master plan, Sept. 25, 6 p.m. The meeting will be held at the park, which is located at 10407 Blossom Lake Drive “We thought it was important for this rst meeting to be held at the park itself,” Toney-Deal said. “Hopefully, the weather will cooperate.” Following voter approval of a referendum renewing the Penny for Pinellas tax in November 2017, Seminole City Council added the park’s refurbishment to a list of priority capital projects, she said. Though the 10-year Penny renewal period that will fund this project doesn’t begin until 2020, the city needs to start planning now, she added. “We need to start well in advance of receiving those funds,” she said. The park, which is located along the Pinellas Trail, offers a 1/3-mile fitness trail used by those walking or biking on the trail as well as nearby residents, Toney-Deal said. There’s also a “heavily used” basketball court that was redone a little over two years ago, she added. According to the city website, the park also includes a “number of small gazebos with charcoal grills, a Blossom Lake a ‘diamond in the rough’City leaders seeking community input on proposed redevelopment master plan By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE – The Seminole City Council gave the green light to KB Homes’ plan to build a 49-lot detached single-family residential subdivision on 9.76 acres at 9180 82nd Ave. The council gave its nal approval to the project at its Aug. 28 meeting following the second reading of an ordinance regarding a development agreement for the property and a public hearing on the matter. At the same meeting, the council also approved an ordinance to rezone a 3.69-acre portion of the property from residential rural to residential low. This new designation will allow the developers to build up to five units per acre. The remaining 6.07 acres of the property are already zoned residential low. Members of the Turner family have owned the land since 1953. The family will combine their properties to create a By TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay NewspapersSEMINOLE – It was just three years ago that the Seminole Historical Society nally found a permanent home. The space was a gift from the city. When the new community building was completed at Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Road, a portion of the building, 3,597 square feet, was set aside as museum and meeting space for the historical society. It was a blank slate for the museum. “Literally, there was nothing in there,” said president Michele Abramo. “The walls were white.” The organization’s board members had long stored historic artifacts and city records in their homes. Slowly, they began bringing them all to the space. Initially, it was overwhelming, as items piled up and board members determined how to organize them, as well as which Seminole stories they wanted to tell in their new museum. The museum has come a long way since then. The board created thoughtful, attractive and informative exhibits based on various Seminole and Pinellas County City OKs residential subdivision ‘A jewel for Seminole’Planned development to include 49 single-family homes across 10 acres H o r s i n g A r o u n d Horsing AroundNOT JUST Stories by JOHN MORTON  Tampa Bay NewspapersLearning to drive a horse and carriage helps a young man with special needs come of ageA smooth operatorCLEARWATERMelissa Yarbrough had been a therapeutic horseback instructor on the lookout for a home base For 15 years. In 2016, it took just ve months for that dream to become a reality. Working with a 21-year-old client with special needs named Kaylee Gagnon was the impetus. It was in January two years ago when they met on the property of Christine Gagnon, who is Kaylee’s mother, and next thing Yarbrough knew her vision of the Inspire Equine Therapy Program was born.See INSPIRE, page 4A See TRAVERS, page 4A HISTORICAL SOCIETY CITY COUNCIL SEMINOLE See LAKE, page 4A See COUNCIL, page 2A Features Business . . . . . . . . . . .10A Classi eds . . . . . . . . . .6-9B Community . . . . . . . . . .2-8A County . . . . . . . . . . . .3-4A Entertainment . . . . . . . 1-4,10B Faith . . . . . . . . . . . . .13A Just for Fun . . . . . . . . . . .2B Pets . . . . . . . . . . . . .14A Police beat . . . . . . . . . . .2A Schools . . . . . . . . . . . .12A Viewpoints . . . . . . . . . . .11ACall 727-397-5563 For News & Advertising COMMUNITY Fire ghters to face off in eating contest SEMINOLE – Members of the Seminole Professional Firefighters union, International Association of Fire Fighters Local 2896 will go head to head against a team from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Of ce in a rib-eating challenge Monday, Sept. 17, 4:30 p.m., at Texas Roadhouse, 10105 Bay Pines Blvd. … Page 4A.Juvenile diabetes fundraiser planned SEMINOLE – The Sports Bar and Grill, 9685 Bay Pines Blvd., will host a fundraiser for local child Rhea Wilbrink, who was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes, Saturday, Sept. 22, 5 p.m. The Matthew Lonardo Memorial Fund will present her family with a $1,000 check. … Page 4A.Boys basketball team to host golf tournamentSEMINOLE – The Seminole High School Boys Basketball Booster Club will host its 27th annual golf tournament Saturday, Oct. 13, at Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. … Page 4A.Market accepting new applicationsSEMINOLE – The city of Seminole voted earlier this year to allow the move of the entire Mid-Week Madeira Beach Open Air Market operation to the city in November. … Page 4A. VIEWPOINTS John MortonSeeing red.… Page 11A. Seminole City Park home to 22nd annual music festival that showcases local Tampa Bay musical talent … Page 1B.Music in the Park returns to Seminole for six-week run Sunday Musicale planned Classical vocalists to perform Broadway highlights. ... Page 4A. See SOCIETY, page 6APhotos by JOHN MORTON and SUBMITTED When you open this week’s edition, you might notice something new. TBN’s entertainment section, Diversions, has a brand new look. Featuring all the entertainment news you’ve come to expect from us, an updated presentation helps create a more reader-friendly and modern look. Also new are our weekly features pages: Cravings, Home & Garden, Excursions and Celebrations. Do you have a favorite recipe, travel photo or recent wedding photo you’d like featured? 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2A Community Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018larger parcel for the subdivision and will sell the land to KB Homes. The developer has worked closely with city staff on the project since last summer. The development was initially brought before council at its July 10 meeting. After hearing concerns about privacy, drainage and traffic congestion from numerous neighbors of the property, councilors tabled their vote on the project and asked developers to address these issues. After meeting with neighbors Aug. 8, KB Homes revised the development’s design to mitigate some of these concerns. These changes included a larger buffer along the western boundary of the property and adding additional trees to the landscaping plan to address privacy concerns. They also hired a traf c consultant, Robert Pergolizzi of Gulf Coast Consulting, who conducted a traf c study of 82nd Avenue just west of Starkey Road and east of 91st Street in July. Just over 700 motorists used the two-lane undivided roadway each day, he said, though it has a daily capacity of 10,000 vehicles. Developers brought the project back to council for reconsideration at its Aug. 14 meeting. The council gave initial approval to the development following a rst reading of the ordinance and public hearing. In other action items at the Aug. 28 meeting, council also authorized the city manager to purchase a pavilion for Waterfront Park, which is located on Park Boulevard next to Home Depot, for $78,000. The state awarded the city a $100,000 grant to develop the park under the Florida Recreation Development Assistance Program. The grant requires the city to install a pavilion at the park. COUNCIL, from page 1A Pinellas deputies seek vehicle involved in pedestrian fatality crashOLDSMAR – Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a fatal vehicle versus pedestrian crash that occurred about 10:24 p.m. Aug. 24 at the intersection of Tampa Road and St. Petersburg Drive in Oldsmar. According to deputies assigned to the Major Accident Investigation Team, Mark Coomes, 55, of Oldsmar was driving his 2010 Toyota Four Runner, traveling westbound in the curb lane of Tampa Road approaching St. Petersburg Drive, with a green traf c light. Investigators say a pedestrian, Eric Feinstein, 64, of Dunedin, was walking in an unknown direction, crossing the intersection of Tampa Road and St. Petersburg Drive. Coomes’ vehicle struck Feinstein in the intersection, near the right curb lane of Tampa Road and St. Petersburg Drive. Coomes told deputies he did not see Feinstein and was unable to take evasive action to avoid the collision. Deputies do not know if Feinstein was in the crosswalk. Investigators say after Feinstein was struck by Coomes’ Four Runner, he was immediately struck again by another unknown vehicle that continued traveling west on Tampa Road. Deputies are investigating to determine the identity of the second driver. No description of the second vehicle is available at this time. It is also unknown if the impact from Coomes’s Toyota Four Runner caused the fatal injury to Feinstein. Paramedics immediately responded to the scene and pronounced Feinstein deceased. Investigators do not believe speed or impairment were factors in the first crash involving Coomes. Deputies are attempting to locate and identify the driver of the second vehicle that struck Feinstein.Pinellas deputies investigate fatality crash in Palm HarborPALM HARBOR – A 22-year-old man died at a local hospital from injuries suffered in a single-vehicle crash that occurred about 6:55 p.m. Aug. 28 on Curlew Road in Palm Harbor. Deputies assigned to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Major Accident Investigation Team say Austin Marr was driving a 2014 Volkswagen GTI westbound on Curlew Road when the crash occurred. Witnesses, including Deputy Derrick Gregory, who was off-duty, drove past Marr who initially appeared to be slowing and/or stopped along the curb lane of Curlew Road just west of Belcher Road. Gregory told investigators that before he could safely turn around to check on Marr, the Volkswagen abruptly accelerated westbound on Curlew Road at a high rate of speed, turning left in a southerly direction across all lanes of traf c. The vehicle struck a light pole, a utility box, and traf c sign then became airborne, striking a large oak tree before coming to a stop. Paramedics arrived on scene and extricated Marr from his badly damaged vehicle. He was transported via Bayflight to St Joseph’s Hospital where he later died from his injuries. 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Community 3A Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 By SUZETTE PORTER Tampa Bay NewspapersST. PETERSBURG – PSTA Board members unanimously approved what staff described as signi cant route changes during an Aug. 22 meeting. Cassandra Borchers, chief development officers, said staff typically analyzes routes three times a year to make needed changes. Each October, February and June staff looks at the routes to ensure service is being provided to riders in an efficient manner, including whether service should be reduced or expanded. Borchers said most changes are not noticeable to the public; however, she said changes staff is proposing for October are more than usual. The Board unanimously approved merging routes 97 and 98 with route 52, the agencies highest ridership route, saving more than $1.2 million in scal year 2017. Routes 97 and 98 were implemented to provide limited express service during the morning and afternoon peak commuter periods, according to a staff summary. Route 98 runs between Park Street Terminal and Carillon office park, as well as the PSTA layby. A layby is an area at the side of a road where vehicles may pull off the road and stop. With the exception of the Carillon loop, Route 98 travels nearly the same routing as Route 52, which runs between Park Street Terminal in Clearwater and Grand Central Station in St. Petersburg. Route 97 operates between downtown St. Petersburg and the Pinellas County Justice Center on 49th Street North. The route includes Grand Central Station, Carillon and the PSTA layby. The primary routing is almost identical to Route 52. Staff recommends combining routes 97 and 98 with 52 as a way to increase service frequency for route 52. To ensure continued service to Carillon, several Route 52 runs will be extended into that of ce complex during peak hours. A public hearing took place Aug. 14. Borchers said it had been a “good experience.” Route 52 currently operates on weekdays at 20-45 minute intervals from 5:25 a.m. and 11:55 p.m. When the change goes into effect, it will run at 30-minute intervals from 5:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. A new Route 52 LX will be added to offer 15-minute service during peak hours. The proposed schedule for Route 52 is from 5 a.m-11:30 p.m. on weekdays, 5 a.m.-10:30 p.m. on Saturdays, and 7 a.m.-9 p.m. on Sundays. Another change coming in October involves the Looper service in downtown St. Petersburg. The change includes the addition of new electric buses and service to the innovation district. Service hours will be expanded to start at 7 a.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. on the weekends. Other changes approved for October are:  First northbound trip on Route 16 will depart ve minutes earlier to connect with the 100X.  Route 20 will be rerouted onto Third and Fourth streets in downtown St. Petersburg.  Route 23 will again run along MLK between 22nd Avenue South and Seventh Avenue South in St. Petersburg.  Route 66L will truncate at Park Street Terminal.  Suncoast Beach Trolley will change its time point from Beach Walk to new Clearwater Beach Transit Center. Suzette Porter is TBN’s Pinellas County editor. She can be reached at sporter@TBNweekly.com.PSTA board approves service changes for routes TRANSPORTATION Map courtesy of PSTAPSTA routes 97 and 98 will be discontinued in October as they merge into the agencies most popular Route 52. Reserve Your Appointment Onlinewww.salonwest.comALL SALONS OPEN: Monday-Thursday 8am-9pm Friday 9am-7pm Saturday 9am-5pm Sunday 10am-5pm Seminole Aveda 9am-6pm Saturday Sunday 10am-6pm NOW OPENIN SEMINOLE CITY CENTER 11167 Park Blvd., Seminole727.953.7477 Get This Season’s Latest LooksWith Our “New Talent” Stylists 89* Valid Monday WednesdayPARTIAL FOIL / CUT / STYLE*Limited time offer, includes one color partial foils. Longer hair may be additional. Not valid with any other offers. 4 locations to serve you!Largo/Belleair 833 West Bay Drive 727.588.9808 Largo/Seminole 13668 Walsingham Road 727.596.9800 Clearwater 1530 N. McMullen Booth Road 727.726.8181 Seminole 11167 Park Blvd., Suite C 727.953.7477 090618 MM9239 MM21147 MM19918 MA84928 Scan Me For Special Offers PICK 3 FOR  Shellac Mini Mani  Spa Manicure  Spa Pedicure  Make-Up Application  30 Minute Massage  Express Facial  Brow & Lip Wax  Brow & Lash Tint  Shampoo & Style  Pureology Conditioning Treatment*Services cannot be divided between days or guests. Not valid with any other offers. Spa services available at select locations. Not all services available at all locations 99* Shop with Con dence ... PRICE MATCH GUARANTEE On Any Professional Hair, Skin or Nail Retail ItemsOriginal competitor print ads are accepted. No copies. Not valid with Amazon.com, Ebay or any other strictly online websites, online competitors must also have an actual "brick and mortar" local salon or beauty store. Not valid on expired coupons. 090618 Wigs Now Available 11125 Park Blvd. #109 Seminole, FL 33772727.392.6993 QUALITYwigs090618

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4A Community Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 shing lake, two playground areas complete with play equipment for all ages, two horseshoe pits and a multi-purpose ball eld.” Despite these elements, the city is approaching the park as “a clean palate,” Toney-Deal said. “We’re open to all ideas.” “We’re challenging residents to help us create a vision for this park. Who knows? They might bring up something we’ve never thought of,” she added. Around Seminole Photo SUBMITTEDTom Adams, a member of Boy Scout Troop 355, recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. For his Eagle Scout project, he created a Memorial to the Unborn Child at St. Jerome Catholic Church in Largo. A senior at Seminole High School, Tom is a member of the varsity baseball team. He’s pictured with his parents, Bonnie and Tim Adams.Sunday Mu sicale set SEMINOLE – The next Sunday Musicale at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N., will take place Sunday, Sept. 9, 3 p.m. A quartet of classical vocalists will perform Broadway Highlights from Great Musicals. This event, sponsored by the Friends of the Seminole Library, is free and open to the public. Email friends@myseminole.com.Women’s Bible Study t o kick off Sept. 13SEMINOLE – The Largo-Seminole Women’s Bible Study will begin with an opening coffee Thursday, Sept. 13, 9:25 to 11 a.m., at Seminole First Baptist Church, 11045 Park Blvd., Seminole. This is a non-denominational study, meeting every Thursday at the church. Ladies of all ages are invited. The group will be studying the book of Haggai and the minor prophets. There is no charge and child care is provided. For more information, call Mary Jane Schmidt at 727-709-6482 or Marguerite Harter at 727-474-7139. Visit www.lswbs.org.Seminole re ghters to compete in rib-eating challenge SEMINOLE – Members of the Seminole Professional Fire ghters union, International Association of Fire Fighters Local 2896 will go head to head against a team from the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Of ce in a rib-eating challenge Monday, Sept. 17, 4:30 p.m., at Texas Roadhouse, 10105 Bay Pines Blvd. Ten percent of all food sales (no alcohol) will be split between both teams to donate to the charity of their choice. For more information, call 727-392-6000.Juvenile di abetes fundraiser planned SEMINOLE – The Sports Bar and Grill, 9685 Bay Pines Blvd., will host a fundraiser for local child Rhea Wilbrink, who was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes, Saturday, Sept. 22, 5 p.m. The Matthew Lonardo Memorial Fund will present her family with a $1,000 check. There also will be raf es held to bene t both the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and to offset Rhea’s medical expenses. For more information, call 727-393-9110SHS boys basketball to host golf tournamentSEMINOLE – The Seminole High School Boys Basketball Booster Club will host its 27th annual golf tournament Saturday, Oct. 13, at Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. Registration begins at noon with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. All proceeds will bene t the varsity and junior varsity boys basketball teams. Donations and contributions are tax deductible. Register online at warhawkhoops.com by Sept. 13. Seminole Wednesday Market accepting applicati onsSEMINOLE – The city of Seminole voted earlier this year to allow the move of the entire Mid-Week Madeira Beach Open Air Market operation to the city in November. The Mid-Week Madeira Beach Open Air Market enjoyed nearly ve seasons on Madeira Way and is being relocated due to construction plans that are currently underway in Madeira Beach. General vendor applications and acceptance for the Seminole Wednesday Market opened Aug. 1. Preference will be given to those vendors in good standing with the Beach Markets and to those who are applying to vend produce and/or plants. Forms are available now via the Beach Markets website at www.TheBeachMarkets.com. The new market will be open Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and will be located on the grounds of the City of Seminole Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. in Seminole. For information, visit www.thebeachmarkets.comSeminole Chiefs seeks sponsorsSEMINOLE – The Seminole Chiefs Youth Football and Cheerleading Association, a not-for-pro t organization, is seeking both individual and business sponsors for the 2018 season. Each year, the Chiefs register more than 200 children, ages 4 to 14, in the Seminole area. They also host six home games per season that draw more than 400 athletes as well as their families, friends and fans. Joining the Chiefs’ family of sponsors gives businesses the opportunity See SEMINOLE, page 8Aprogram aims to build con dence and leadership skills for those 10 years of age and older who have special needs, such as autism. “The majority have never been on a horse before,” Yarbrough said. “This helps get them out of their comfort zone and out into the environment – something many of them often tend to try and avoid. This is a way to take simple steps in becoming social.” Working with disabled veterans is also a focus, especially with those suffering post-traumatic stress disorder. Some are even prescribed to enter such a program. “They feel a sense of bonding and trust,” Yarbrough said. “This is a very calm and peaceful place.” Yarbrough is a board-certi ed behavioral analyst and serves as the program’s director. Beyond that, the nonpro t operation is all volunteer-driven. “We get volunteers of all ages and from all walks of life,” Yarbrough said. “Many are teens who have interest in the veterinary led, or are looking to receive scholarship hours for the Bright Future Program. We also get many seniors who are looking to stay active and be in the outdoors. Then there are those who just love horses.” Yarbrough has been delighted to see them often get as much out of the experience as the participants. “Many of them build strong relationships with one another,” she said. “They’ll do things away from the program, doing things like shing together.” As a 501(c)3 nonpro t, Yarbrough depends on tax-deductible sponsorships to help keep lessons as cost-feasible as possible. And next month, the program will host its second “Boot Scootin’ Barn Dance” as a fundraiser. “A lesson is $30 for 30 minutes, but that amount of time actually costs us as an organization $150. We make up the difference with grants and donations. “Let’s face it – horses eat a lot and cost a lot to house. They’re expensive,” Yarbrough said. And when serving in this eld, they require a lot of training. “They are picked very carefully for their temperament,” Yarbrough said. “They need to be very quiet and very forgiving.” The seven horses at the property range from age 3 to 30. On the program’s website, you can visit the pro les of Simon, Rascal, Bear, Leo, Sunny, Buc and Beau. Which is most popular? “Well, they all are,” Yarbrough said emphatically, followed by a chuckle. At next month’s fundraiser, guests will get the chance to meet them all. “They all have such great personalities,” Yarbrough said, “and you’d be amazed at how horses feed off of an individual’s emotions. “We use that message in our therapy. If a rider is grumpy, well tell them ‘If you want your horse to be in a good mood, you’ll need to do the same.’ The horses really do mirror our behavior.” The success comes as a relief to Christine Gagnon. Her property was vacant when she bought it and it was built out for such an operation in mind, she said, but then her business partner became ill. “For two-and-a-half years, my hands were up in the air,” Gagnon said. “So, this has worked out great. I can still walk the property and think of ways to give even more to the community – things like art classes, archery, kayaking. This land has endless possibilities.” As for Yarbrough, her challenge now is to promote her equine program, make it sustainable, and educate the public. “We have a good foundation of support, but nding more sponsors is always critical,” she said. “One big problem is that only one insurance company (Staywell) covers this – and it’s for only 10 lessons per year. That has to change. “A lot of people do know about this kind of therapy, but they don’t know how to get started. What I do know is the need is certainly out there. It’s a matter of spreading the word. syndrome – a developmental disorder characterized by struggles with socializing. The ride took place at the Inspire Equine Therapy Program ranch, where Kyle rides horses or steers carriages most Saturdays. For eight years, he’s been working with Melissa Yarbrough, a behavior analyst who two years ago established her operation in Clearwater. “He started at 12, and back then he didn’t like the outdoors,” Yarbrough said of Kyle. “Now, he can’t get enough of it.” Kyle’s growth is a common outcome for Yarbrough, who during her time as an instructor has seen mini miracles. “We’ve had people who could barely walk become so much stronger,” she said. “And I’ve had a person who had never spoken a word before have the words ‘walk on’ – that’s our command for our therapy horses – be the rst words ever out of their mouth.” Kyle’s transformation is equally profound. Travers attributes it to watching her son learn leadership and bonding through Yarbrough’s calm and trusty horses. “His sensory issues always made it dif cult for him. In school, if things got too loud or too active, he’d melt down,” Travers said. “And being outside was even harder on him. If he was asked to play with the others at recess he felt he was being yelled at. From his perspective, everything was always accelerated.” Desperate to evoke change, she tried the equine therapy. “A year later, I watched him on the same playground, out playing touch football instead of being off on his own in a corner playing a video game.” Travers was so encouraged with the horse therapy that she followed Yarbrough all the way to New Port Richey when she temporarily relocated. “That drive was sometimes an hour-and-a-half, and Kyle would be pretty much done by the time we got there. But it was worth it,” she said. “His core was strengthening (thanks to time in a saddle) and his con dence was soaring.” Now, she cherishes having his therapy so close to home. “I’m so impressed with what I see take place there,” said Travers, who even volunteers as Yarbrough’s event coordinator. “I’m the ultimate testimonial.” As for that triumphant carriage ride, Kyle’s smooth sailing has Travers thinking of further expanding her son’s horizons. “It might be time to think about working toward that driver’s license,” she said. “He’s come a long way and he might be ready.” Photo by JOHN MORTONA stroll along Allen’s Creek offers a picturesque setting. INSPIRE, from page 1A TRAVERS, from page 1A If you goWHAT: Inspire Equine Therapy Program’s 2nd annual Boot Scootin’ Barn Dance. WHEN: 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 WHERE: 1743 Doncaster Road, Clearwater COST: $75 per person, with all proceeds bene ting the organization’s scholarship program designed to lower costs for participants. LAKE, from page 1A Photo by TIFFANY RAZZANOThe city of Seminole is seeking resident input for the redevelopment of Blossom Lake Park. County newsSheriff’s Of ce awarded contract to target pedestrian and bicycle safetyThe Pinellas County Sheriff’s Of ce recently received a $26,800 contract from the Florida Department of Transportation for a High Visibility Enforcement Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Project. The project began Sept. 4 and continues through May 17, 2019. Deputies will be conducting on-the-street high visibility education and enforcement details that stress the importance of pedestrian and bicycle safety. The details are funded through a contract with the University of North Florida in partnership with FDOT’s focus initiative to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety. The purpose of the project is to educate and enforce safe pedestrian, bicyclist and driver behavior in designated hot spot areas in an effort to reduce traf c crashes and fatalities involving pedestrians and bicyclists. The operation will include the distribution of educational materials, as well as the issuance of warnings and/or citations to pedestrians, bicyclists, and motorists in accordance with Florida Statutes. Assigned deputies will conduct high visibility patrol details at eight different pre-designated “hot spots,” over the eight-month period. The 8 different “hot spot” locations include:  54th Avenue North (34th Street to Haines Road)  Gulf Boulevard (75th Avenue to 37th Avenue)  Gulf Boulevard (129th Avenue West to 131st Avenue West)  Main Street/State Road 580 (Belcher Road to Patricia Avenue)  Main Street & Pinellas Trail  U.S. 19 North & Alderman Road  Seminole Boulevard (122nd Avenue to 102nd Avenue North)  U.S. 19 North (SR 580 to Curlew Road)Tampa Bay Water making progress on master planCLEARWATER – At an August workshop for the Tampa Bay Water Board of Directors, Tampa Bay Water staff previewed the initial results of four years of detailed analyses that composes the agency’s Long-term Master Water Plan. The plan includes several evaluations that help determine how much new water is needed by the member governments, when it is needed and how the agency can meet that new demand. Updated conservation and facility analyses show that Tampa Bay Water and its members could delay the need for new water supplies until after 2030 through active conservation and facility improvements. Current projections show Tampa Bay Water’s member governments will need approximately 10 million gallons per day of new supply in the 2028 timeframe and an additional 10 million gallons per day in the 2035 timeframe. However, Tampa Bay Water has identi ed ef ciency and conservation initiatives that the members could implement to save at least 6 million gallons per day by 2025 and a total of 11 million gallons per day by 2030. Those conservation measures would cost less than 40 cents per 1,000 gallons to delay the need for new water supplies. In October, the agency will apply for a block grant from the Southwest Florida Water Management District for cofounding of the identi ed conservation measures. Tampa Bay Water will work with its members to determine how to allocate and spend funds to achieve the savings and help delay capacity development. Upgrading existing facilities to yield more water could also delay capacity development by 5-10 years. For example, the Tampa Bay Regional Surface Water Treatment Plant could provide an additional 5 million gallons per day annual average by re-rating the ltration capacity and existing processes. Upgrades and enhancements at the desalination plant could yield similar results. Even with conservation and facility upgrades, the region will need additional water at some point in the future, so Tampa Bay Water has analyzed potential new projects to bolster our regional drinking water supply. Over the next four months, Tampa Bay Water will nalize its Long-term Master Water Plan and present the completed plan in December to its board of directors for approval. The agency anticipates asking the board to approve a short-list of potential new supply projects for further study to meet demand, when needed.Operations manager hired for Heritage VillageLARGO – Pinellas County recently announced it had completed its search for a new operations manager for Heritage Village. Monica Drake reported to work Sept. 4. Drake served as assistant curator/registrar at the Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. Prior to that she was the director of the Lake Wales Museum & Cultural Center. Drake earned her bachelor of arts in art history and her master of arts in public history & museum studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She has strengths in collections management, exhibit development, program development, and project management.Deadline extended for CareerSource Pinellas Audit CommitteeThe application deadline for two appointments to the CareerSource Pinellas Audit Committee has been extended to Friday, Sept. 7, at 3 p.m. These are volunteer positions. WorkNet Pinellas d/b/a CareerSource Pinellas is governed by a Board of Directors. All positions are appointed by the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners. CSPin is approved for up to 45 members, and complies with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014. Mandatory applications can be found at www.pinellascounty.org/boards. County commissioners will review all applications and make a selection at an upcoming meeting. Note, all materials submitted to Pinellas County Government are subject to the public records law of the state of Florida.

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6A Community Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018history. Orange groves, the Pinellas Trail, local schools, pioneer families, Seminole Fire Rescue – it’s all there in the museum for residents to explore. “This is the only venue of this type in Seminole,” Abramo said. “I think this is a jewel for Seminole.” The exhibits are never done, she added. Residents are always bringing new items to the historical society. One woman dropped off a dingy framed aerial photograph of Seminole Boulevard at 70th Avenue in the 1950s after her father passed away. At rst, the historical society wasn’t sure what to do with it, Abramo said. “It smelled like smoke and had hung in someone’s of ce for years.” So, they put it in storage at the museum. Then, on a whim, the board decided to have the frame cleaned, and had the photograph itself spruced up as well. “It was like a completely different photograph,” she said. The framed image now stands near the front door atop an easel made by artist Chad Craig using limbs from trees that fell in City Park when Hurricane Irma hit the area last September. Dr. Roger Block, an expert on Native American culture and history, has brought in numerous items to complete the Native American exhibit in the center of the museum. The historical society was recently contacted by a thrift store in Naples which had obtained artwork depicting a Seminole wedding. The piece was one of four originally created for Whole Foods in Naples in 2008. “(The thrift store was) just reaching out to everyone that had ‘Seminole’ in their name,” Abramo said. “We knew we had to have it. We love it. It’s such a great piece.” With the completion of this exhibit, the Seminole Historical Society Museum has been added to the Florida Native American Heritage Trail and will be included in the guidebook that will be distributed in the fall. “This is signi cant for us,” Abramo said. A new exhibit featuring vintage shing equipment is currently in the works, she added. The majority of the pieces – the oldest dating back to the 1800s – are being loaned by Jerry and Jan Bachus, the recently retired owners of Holy Mackerel shop in Pinellas Park. Abramo said she is “just tickled” by the historic pieces. “It’s amazing,” she said. “(Jerry) just keeps bringing more from home.” Jerry, who attended several events at the museum, said he’s happy to put them on display. “I’m just glad to share it, nally,” he said. “That stuff has been sitting at home with nobody else seeing it. If (they) get some more walls, we’ll get some more (equipment) up there. My wife would love that.” Other newer pieces donated to the museum include an old school desk and banner from Seminole Elementary School, and a vintage Marine uniform and other military collectibles provided by the now-closed Armed Forces History Museum in honor of its late founder, John Piazza. Abramo is also excited that the museum library has “been completely redone and organized” by librarian Elaine Deja. With Deja’s help, the board learned it was more appropriate to change it from a lending library to a research library. “She really revamped the library and did a beautiful job,” Abramo said. “It’s our new charm. There’s lots of interesting stuff for people to come in and look at.”Speaker SeriesFor more than a year, the Seminole Historical Society has hosted a popular monthly Speaker Series at the museum. The event “packs the house,” said board member Jeff Etter, who organizes the series. “We’ve had some really fabulous speakers,” he added. “So much of our community doesn’t even know that we have a museum until they come in for one of our speakers.” He’s excited about this fall’s programming. Tampa Bay Newspapers will kick it off Wednesday, Sept. 26, when Executive Editor Tom Germond and Publisher Dan Autrey visit the museum. They’ll be followed by Marti Giancola, principal of the new Pinellas Technical High School, Wednesday, Oct. 24, and J. Michael Francis, chair of the department of history and politics at University of South Florida’s Florida Studies Program. Abramo said people have traveled from as far away as Daytona and Sarasota for the Speaker Series. The board is also seeking speakers that are of interest to residents of all ages and backgrounds. “Our pioneer people are slowly fading away or can’t get out,” she said. “Sometimes they can’t make it for these things. In order to keep attracting newer people or people period, we need to keep bringing speakers on all types of things.” She recalls getting some push back on booking a speaker from Tampa International Airport. “A lot of people asked us, ‘Why? Why?’ Well, you know what? We had a full crowd,” she said. “They talked about the past history of the airport and where it’s going. That was a huge event for us.” Already, they’re starting to book speakers for 2019 and hinted that Mayor Leslie Waters might present on a topic relating to veterans and suggested that author Jeff Klinkenberg might return for a reading and presentation.Getting involvedThe key to the historical society’s success is drawing new members and volunteers to the museum, Etter said. “We have such a beautiful place here,” he said. “Most historical societies don’t have such a wonderful facility. So, we’re starting to do outreach to get them here.” The museum is open Thursdays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Initially, it only opened Saturdays, but expanded its hours nearly a year ago, Abramo said. This allowed those unavailable on weekends the opportunity to visit the museum, she said. They also found that there were homeschool children and their parents visiting the park on weekdays for various lessons. The board is reaching out to Pinellas County Schools so that classes might visit the museum. The museum has been included on the school district’s approved list of eld trip venues, and the historical society has provided a children’s exhibit booklet to the social studies department. There are also fundraising opportunities for the historical society. One upcoming event is the second annual OctoberFish, an Oct. 19 sh fry at the museum. All food will be provided by Crabby Bill’s, and all proceeds will bene t the museum. Last year, so many people showed up “that we had to keep bringing out more tables and chairs,” Abramo said. “It was such a nice evening and probably the biggest fundraiser we’ve ever had.” Outreach has been the board’s main focus over the past two years, and the museum is in need of volunteers. “We’re not at the point where we’re going to close during hours we’re scheduled, but we could really use some new people to help out,” Abramo said. Etter added, “We need to remind people that we are here. We’re a great resource. So, come by. It’s also a fun thing to be involved with, and we’re doing more and more in the community.” For more information, visit www.seminolehistoricalsociety.org. Photo by TIFFANY RAZZANOThe Seminole Historical Society Museum features exhibits that represent a wide range in the city’s history from information about its pioneer families to fossils found at Boca Ciega Millenium Park to Native American culture. One exhibit pays homage to the city’s founder, Jesse Johnson. The historical society took a high-resolution photograph of tiled artwork depicting Johnson in his orange g roves to create the display. The original artwork was located outside the former Publix at the Seminole Mall, which was demolished to make way for the new Seminole City Center. 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8A Community Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018for exposure within the Seminole community, not only on the eld, but also on the association’s website, social media outlets and team app program. For more information, visit seminolechiefs.info. Scrabble Cl ub 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.Rotary Club to meetSEMINOLE – The Rotary Club of Seminole meets weekly on Wednesdays at noon at the Seminole Lake Country Club, 6100 Augusta Blvd. Email pstock sch@hotmail.com for more information.Medicare gu idance 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 benefits the program offers. SHINE volunteer counselors can even assist eligible Medicare beneficiaries to find 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 727-394-6909 to make an appointment. For more information, call 1-800-96-ELDER (1-800-9635337), or visit www.floridashine. org.Friends of the Seminole Library Shoppe hoursSEMINOLE – The Friends of the Seminole Library Shoppe is open daily at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N. Hours are Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. Books of all kinds, magazines, DVDs, CDs, ear buds, greeting cards, puzzles, jewelry and more are available to purchase. All proceeds support the library. Donations welcome. Email friends@myseminole.com. Kiwanis offer Seminole Water Tower mementosSEMINOLE – The Kiwanis Club of Seminole have created Seminole Water Tower mementos using scrap pieces from the tower, which was demolished by the county last year. The memento comes in a box with a color picture of the water tower and information about its history. Funds raised from this project will bene t the Kiwanis’ programs in the community. For more information, call Wayne at 727-393-5281 or Arden at 727542-7581.Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meets weeklySEMINOLE – Want to develop better speaking and presentation skills; think quickly and clearly on your feet; and open doors in your personal and professional life? Learn how by attending a free Seminole-SPC Toastmasters meeting 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. Contact Dennis Hamel at 727-374-2612 or visit www. seminolespc.toastmastersclubs.org.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.Church offers tness classesSEMINOLE – Connect2Christ Church, 9398 Oakhurst Road, will offer various fitness classes taught by Eileen Arsenault of FitnessSimple. Jazzercise classes will take place Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9 a.m. They will be followed by yoga classes at 10:10 a.m. For more information, email Eileen. tnesssimple@gmail.com or call 727-481-3995. Seminole Junior Woman’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. 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10A Business Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018Grand opening set for NUHS veteran’s clinicPINELLAS PARK – National University of Health Services will host a grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new veterans clinic Friday, Sept. 7, 11 a.m., at the NUHS Whole Health Center, 6630 78th Ave. N., Pinellas Park. The ribbon-cutting ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. This is the second veterans clinic operated by National University Whole Health Centers. The new clinic will join its sister location in Lombard, Illinois. The clinic will specialize in treating a wide variety of injuries and disorders that affect combat veterans, including PTSD, addiction, musculoskeletal injuries, and chronic pain. The facility will offer natural and drug-free health options along with a wide-range of health care services. Speairs receives Henry W. Bloch Award for ExcellenceLARGO – H&R Block recently recognized 30 company and franchise associates, including Steven Speairs of Largo, for going above and beyond for their clients. Speairs earned the 2018 Henry W. Bloch Excellence in Client Service award. The awards recognize H&R Block and Block Advisors tax-of ce associates for their extraordinary client service, exceptional tax expertise and ongoing commitment to solve problems and advocate for clients. For the second year in a row, every winner also earned service quality scores of 90 percent or greater. Speairs has worked for H&R Block for the past 12 years as a tax professional. He can be found at the of ce located at 13819-D Walsingham Road in Largo. The award is named in honor of Henry W. Bloch, co-founder and honorary chairman of H&R Block. More than six decades ago, Henry Bloch and his brother, Richard Bloch, began preparing taxes for clients with a clear principle in mind: providing exemplary service for a fair cost. “Every year, the Henry Bloch Excellence in Client Service Awards recognize the best that H&R Block and Block Advisors have to offer,” said Karen Orosco, H&R Block senior vice president for retail. “As an H&R Block tax preparer myself, I found examples and inspiration I can use in my own client interactions. The care and thoughtfulness Steven and our other award recipients provide truly sets us apart from the competition and drives our clients to return year after year.”Merle Norman Cosmetics to celebrate new ownership with grand openingSEMINOLE – Merle Norman Cosmetics recently announced a change in ownership of its Seminole studio. Irena Pilecka is the new owner of the Merle Norman Studio at 11125 Park Blvd., Suite 109, in Seminole. Now the studio offers cosmetics, quality wigs and skin care services. To celebrate, a public grand opening is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 15, noon to 4 p.m. The event will offer many opportunities for visitors to try the latest Merle Norman cosmetic products, high end wigs and receive free makeup lessons and waxing. “This is my second Merle Norman Studio in Pinellas county,” said Pilecka. “Visitors to our Studio will continue to enjoy the high quality of products and unparalleled level of customer service that have made this studio so popular with Seminole women for more than two decades.” Pilecka and her staff of expert Merle Norman beauty advisors and a cosmetologist look forward to serving the women of Seminole. “I hope everyone will like our store as a one stop shop for a new look,” said the new owner. “Together, we will make Seminole an even more beautiful place to live.” For information, call 727-392-6993. To submit business news, email editorial@TBNweekly.com. Submissions also may be faxed to 727-397-5900, dropped off at the of ce or mailed to Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772. Please include contact information on all submissions. Announcements are printed as space allows. BriefcaseDo you have a news tip? Contact Beacon editor Tiffany Razzano at trazzano@TBNweekly.com. Networking groups, also known as leads groups, meet on a regular basis at various locations in the area. Some groups charge a fee to attend, and most require reservations. Persons considering attending any group for the first time are encouraged to make contact in advance. The upcoming schedule is as follows:  Monday, Sept. 10 – Professional Leads Network, St. Petersburg Chapter, 7:45 a.m., at Ricky P’s, 6521 Fourth St. N., St. Petersburg. Visit www.pro-leads.net.  Monday, Sept. 10 – Ready Set Grow Group, 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., at Hometown Family Restaurant, 10395 Seminole Blvd., Largo. Call Jamie Limbaugh at 727-831-2450 or email jamieL@ freenetworkinginternational.com.  Monday, Sept. 10 – Free Networking International, Clearwater Two Cups Connect Group, 2:30 to 4 p.m., at Bay Coast Coffee Market, 2525 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., Clearwater. Call Wayne Porter at 727642-6173, email waynep@ freenetworkinginternational.com or visit twocupsconnect.com.  Tuesday, Sept. 11 – BNI Nexus, 7:15 a.m., at St. Pete Yacht Club, 11 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Call Kevin Schwartz at 727-2906934 or visit bit.ly/10YIxfW.  Tuesday, Sept. 11 – BNI Success Alliance, 7:30 to 9 a.m., at Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic Church in the Dubois Center Building, 750 San Salvador, Dunedin. Call Art Dryce at 727-786-3667 or visit www. BNISuccessAlliance.com.  Tuesday, Sept. 11 – Professional Leads Network, First Watch Chapter, 7:30 a.m., First Watch, 2569 Village Drive, Clearwater. 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Bring your chairs and blankets for 6 magical nights of music!For more information, Please call 391-8345  #getseminole  www.myseminole.com 083018CITY OF SEMINOLE September 14 at 6:45 National Anthem (Cierra Reynolds) and the Fire Fighters Local 2896 Honor Guard and Bell Ceremony CLUBS  GROUPS  ORGANIZATIONS M e e t H e r e F o r F r e e Meet Here For Free! J a c k p o t Jackpot s G r i l l & B a r s Grill & Bar 1999 Starkey Road, LargoCall: George 727-459-9106083018Great Food Generous Cocktails Many Different Seating Options 030818 090618 Century 21 Real Estate Champions Inc.4350 Duhme Road, Madeira Beach, FL 33708727-398-2774www.c21champs.com  c21champ@aol.com www.c21c h a m Many possibilities, zoned residential but can be commercial property. Value in land over third of acre!! Great location, needs some work. Large screened in porch added 2013. One block to Park Boulevard, shopping areas, restaurants. Located in "new downtown" Pinellas Park. Close to everything. MLS#U8012822. Mann. $143,000. Breathtaking Gulf views from end unit, beach-front condo. Complex has solar heated pool, covered picnic area w/grills. Furnished unit or decorate for tranquil condo. Full-time residence or rent by week. Similar units earning potential gross income of $40,000+ annually. On site rental agent/manager or do it yourself. MLS#U8003781. Averill & Angelilli. $489,000. CUTE HOME On quiet, brick street with alley access great for boat/ RV. 3 bedroom home with recent updates. Fenced yard, dog run/custom shed. 3rd bedroom was garage CHA ducted can be converted back. 15 minutes to Gulf beaches, Interstate I-275 to Tampa/downtown St. Pete. MLS#U8014960. Arvanitas. $268,000. Spectacular 2/2 condo, new roof/appliances 2018. Open floor plan. Spacious master suite. Community pool, clubhouse, tennis courts. Make this new home or vacation home. Great location, access to many amenities. Close to Countryside Mall, minutes to downtown Dunedin, Safety Harbor, Caladesi Island, 15 minutes to Clearwater Beach. MLS#U8015406. Swope and Gomez. $123,000. Beautiful 3/2/2 pool home in popular Bayhaven. 2,233 heated sq. ft. Open concept split plan updated kitchen with huge island, granite counter-tops, Frigidaire SS appliances, updated baths, master walk-in closets, flagstone wood-burning fireplace, Florida room with kitchen pass-through, covered lanai, fenced back yard, hurricane shutters, more. Bauder Elementary, Seminole Middle/High. MLS#U8015506. McEntire. $399,000. GREAT OPPORTUNITY 1/1 home w/carport, 3 sheds on almost an acre in heart of Pinellas Park. Beautiful corner lot has easy accessibility to US 19 and I-275 for restaurant, shops and entertainment. MLS#U8015543. Vivenzio. $89,900. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Small, quiet subdivision with no backyard neighbors in Brandon. 3/2 home, split oor plan, vaulted ceilings, open oor plan. Spacious closets, attached garage. Open patio w/lots of privacy, good shade. Great restaurants, 2 malls, Crosstown Expressway/I-75 less than 3 minutes away. MLS#U8015740. Giunta. $234,900. ON TOP OF THE WORLD Highly desirable Florentine oor plan. Last building on cul-de-sac. 2nd floor end unit offers open floor plan. Building with elevator, front overlooks wooded area. Freshly painted inside, new carpeting. Split bedroom plan. Bonus room, inside utility room. Many amenities: 2 community rec centers, golf course, tennis, pools, gyms, more. 55+ and pets welcome. MLS#U8015783. Judice. $125,000. Updated waterfront home on point cul-de-sac. Dual masters, deep water with expansive views. Moments from Gulf. Open plan, updated, chef's kitchen. Composite dock w/fresh water/electric, 13,000 lb. boat lift, new vinyl wrapped pilings. 111 ft. sea wall replaced, new ($68K) vinyl & concrete combination. MLS#U7837183. Erbeck. $847,000. CALLING INVESTORS AND ALL HOME BUYERS ISLE OF PALMS MADEIRA VISTA SEMINOLE POOL HOME CASA DEL SOL WONDERFUL HOME Beautiful 2/2, 1,542 sq. ft. home/great location. Bamboo ooring, tile in kitchen, baths, bedrooms. Cozy breakfast nook. Cove ceilings, faux brick wall, large family to screened patio. Updated baths. Fenced backyard with storage shed. A/C 2018, Hip roof 2008, 57 ft. designer driveway 2016. 1/2 mile to Northwest rec. w/playground, pool, tennis courts, ball fields. MLS#U8015961. Schnitzler & Bartoli. $259,900. 082318

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Viewpoints 11A Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018WASHINGTON – Lanny Davis became a TV news staple during President Bill Clinton’s second term as the White House lawyer who battled a Senate investigation into Clinton fundraising practices, with a focus on suspected Chinese attempts to in uence the 1996 election. Davis left the White House only to rail against independent counsel Kenneth Starr as he homed in on Clinton’s false testimony about his relations with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky. Twenty years later, as President Donald Trump is under investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller, Davis is back – but on the side of prosecutors and partisan critics he once derided. Then as now, there’s indignation over a special counsel straying from his original mandate, surreptitiously recorded audiotapes of conversations and an old-school regard for men who lie about sex. The arguments are the same, but now Republicans are taking umbrage and Democrats are on the attack. Hillary Clinton blamed a “vast right-wing conspiracy” for Starr’s pursuit of the Lewinsky story. Trump blames the “deep state” for Mueller’s probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. The Clinton White House constantly gnawed at Starr’s motives and reputation. On Twitter, Trump accuses Mueller’s team of engaging in a “witch hunt.” “It’s going to sound very much like the Clinton investigation all over again,” noted Saikrishna Prakash of the University of Virginia’s Miller Center. This time, Davis is playing offense as the spokesman and attorney for Michael Cohen, Trump’s former personal attorney, who pleaded guilty last Tuesday to felony charges of tax fraud, bank fraud and campaign nance violations. Those charges have nothing to do with Russian interference in the 2016 election. As Davis tells it, Cohen was so troubled by Trump’s news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki that he decided to offer up information on his former client. Through Davis, Cohen provided an audiotape of a conversation with Trump that Cohen secretly recorded about paying off two women who say they were Trump’s lovers. Likewise, Lewinsky friend Linda Tripp recorded private conversations that went public. Davis rejects the notion that Democrats who bashed Starr are the mirror image of Republicans who deride Mueller. “I’ve met Ken Starr and I’ve met Bob Mueller,” Davis told the Las Vegas Review-Journal. “And Ken Starr is no Bob Mueller.” Davis compared Mueller to “a silent submarine” that operates underwater and out of public view, while Starr made himself the public face of the Clinton saga and his staff leaked like sieves. As for charges that Mueller has exceeded his mandate, Davis noted that U.S. District Judge T.S. Ellis, a special counsel critic, ruled that the prosecution of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort was in keeping with Department of Justice instructions. Starr, on the other hand, won approval to pursue the Lewinsky angle from Clinton Attorney General Janet Reno. If Mueller has learned from Starr’s missteps, Trump may have learned from Clinton. Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani has claimed that Mueller is trying to lay a “perjury trap” to ensnare a president who frequently offers different versions of the same event. “The arrogance of Bill Clinton that he could just waltz in and perjure himself,” observed California-based Republican strategist Sean Walsh. “Lesson learned there.” Twenty years ago, Democrats were arguing that everyone lies about sex; hence Clinton’s less-than-truthful statements under oath were not worthy of impeachment. However, Republicans saw his actions as obstruction of justice, one of two successful charges in the House articles of impeachment that passed a oor vote. Now Republicans defend Trump’s payments of hush money to a porn actress and a former Playboy playmate as irrelevant, despite Cohen’s guilty plea on two counts of campaign nance violations relating to those transactions. Former Federal Election Commissioner Bradley Smith argued that paying off one’s mistress is not a campaign matter. Top Democrats like House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi have urged other Democrats not to use the word “impeachment” ahead of the November midterm elections, in which they hope to ip more than 24 seats and regain control of the House. “The last time they impeached a president, the president’s poll numbers went up,” Prakash observed. After the GOP House impeached Clinton, his Gallup poll approval rating hit its highest point, 73 percent. Democrats credited the strong economy under Clinton for his high approval. That doesn’t mean the House won’t vote to impeach. Given the Democratic base’s fury at the GOP president, it’s hard to imagine a Democratic House not moving toward impeachment. But conviction is another matter. After the GOP-controlled House voted to impeach Clinton in 1998, the Senate failed to convict and remove the president. Conviction requires a two-thirds vote, and the GOP Senate voted against convicting Clinton 55-45. Contact Debra J. Saunders at dsaunders@reviewjournal.com or 202-6627391. Follow @DebraJSaunders on Twitter Debra Saunders About the CartoonistBorn and raised by underpaid public school teachers in Sanford, Fla., Andy Marlette graduated from the University of Florida and became staff editorial cartoonist at the Pensacola News Journal in 2007. Marlette received a priceless editorial cartoon education while living with his uncle and Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist Doug Marlette in Hillsborough, N.C. Doug’s tragic death in July of 2007 made evermore poignant the elder Marlette’s erce and faithful devotion to the art form of editorial cartooning as a cornerstone of American free speech. With this in mind, Andy works daily to learn and uphold the disciplines and values passed on to him by his late uncle. Andy’s editorial cartoons have become both hated and adored by daily readers. His work has been awarded by the Florida Society of Newspaper Editors for best editorial cartoons on state issues and former Governor Charlie Crist referred to himself regularly as Marlette’s biggest fan, despite the fact that he was also regularly a target in cartoons. If someone asked you to name your favorite hymn, could you do it? When is the last time you joined in singing one? I’ve enjoyed hymns, or at least been interested in them, ever since I was a boy. In a Sunday School I once attended, I joined several kids who carried Christian flags around the perimeter of the church congregation as we sang “Fling out the banner Let it float skyward and seaward, high and wide; The sun that lights its shining folds, The cross, on which the Savior died.” Marvelous lyrics and imagery. It made me feel good, as if I were part of something big. The word “hymn” comes from a Greek word meaning “A song of praise.” Thus defined, a hymn need not be religious in nature. It can be devoted to a nation, an event, a holiday such as Christmas or Easter, or a person living or dead. Protestants and Roman Catholics share many of the same hymns. Muslims don’t have hymns or other religious music. Listings of America’s favorite hymns usually include Amazing Grace, How Great Thou Art, Jerusalem, Rock of Ages, In the Garden and Blessed Assurance. Catholics might vote for Ave Maria as their favorite hymn. Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus easily meets the standards of a bona de hymn. Less so, to my way of thinking, (despite its of cial title) is The Battle Hymn of the Republic. I’ve always thought of the Battle Hymn as a warlike, vengeful expression of the Union’s dislike, if not outright hatred, for the Confederacy and slavery. You may disagree. A number of Christian hymns have a military air about them. I’m thinking of “Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war” and “Stand up, stand up for Jesus, ye soldiers of the cross.” In Martin Luther’s “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God,” references are made to an ancient foe, armed with cruel hate, who seeks to work us woe in a world lled with devils. As with other religions, Christianity has a paranoid side to it, often with cause.A popular song can sometimes have a hymnlike feel to it. “You Light Up My Life,” written by Leeann Rimes and sung by Debbie Boone, was intended to be a love song. But its lyrics, without undue bending, could easily be seen as a declaration of religious faith in God or Christ. Simon and Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Waters” is a statement of encouragement and hope, spoken by whom? A friend? A lover? Or by a spiritual power that will never desert us? Take your pick. I would guess that this song, heard at a moment of despair, may have saved many almost-lost souls from climbing over the bridge railing. A composer of hymns is known as a hymnodist. I thought you might enjoy knowing that. Famous hymnodists include Julia Ward Howe, Franz Schubert, Isaac Watts and William Cowper. Don’t feel bad if their names don’t ring a loud bell for you. Should gospel music, spiritual songs, and certain memorable musical statements from Hollywood lms and Broadway productions be regarded as hymns? If so, then we’re crawling with hymnodists, living and dead. A hymn can sadden as well as inspire. I’m writing this during the week in which we say farewell to Sen. John McCain. I expect that the Navy Hymn will be played during the ceremonies. If so, it will surely re-awaken memories of those tragic days in November 1963 when another distinguished sailor and American servant was laid to rest. “Eternal father, strong to save ...” Do you weep, inwardly or otherwise, when you hear those words? I do.The civil rights anthem “We Shall Overcome” may not be technically regarded as a hymn, but it has become a centerpiece for millions of Americans – black, white, rich, poor, young, old, gay, straight, multi-otherwise – to sing and rally around as we traipse through today’s swamps and along hopelled highways. In this turbulent time, is there not a composer out there who can write a new anthem-hymn, one that might re-capture the ideas and ideals that have sustained America through other dark days we have faced? I’d like to think so.Bob Driver’s email address is tralee71@ comcast.net.Red alert! Here’s a colorful reporterEver since I began my new job here, I’ve been up to my neck in it. No, not work (sorry boss!), but the Gulf water. I come to you as the new Clearwater reporter from Fort Myers Beach – a place where, thanks to the releases from Lake Okeechobee that travel downriver to the beach, it’s polluted beyond belief. Think of a cup of coffee that goes on forever, and that’s how it looks. And whatever it is that’s oating among it – well, let’s just say those aren’t sugar cubes. So, despite living across the street from the Gulf of Mexico while there, I never dared go into the water above my knees – and that was only to track down an occasional errant Frisbee throw. Otherwise, I avoided it. Then, just before I came here, the mother of all red tides arrived. Fort Myers Beach was ground zero for it, and there was at least a week where the island bordered on uninhabitable. So, you can understand why I’ve spent each and every available hour the past week bobbing up and down in Pinellas County’s warm and crystal-clear Gulf. An even bigger relief is this: The red tide hasn’t followed me. Or at least not yet. People would certainly blame me for that one. And it doesn’t help that your city is called CLEARwater! That’s a lot of pressure. So yes, I’m knocking on wood, crossing my ngers and toes, and praying to the stars above. Any day now, for good measure, my rabbit’s foot should be arriving by FedEx. That beats the seahorse head that would no doubt wind up in my bed if that dreaded blue-green algae shows up here. Anyway, now that I’m in the clear for now, I’ve enjoyed reacquainting myself with a place I haven’t visited since the late ’70s. How charming to see you haven’t changed one bit. Ha! Just joking, of course. The grand and glorious hotels and resorts are sure impressive and I was awestruck as I rst approached them. I truly had no idea. My goodness how big you’ve gotten. But, seeing as everyone seems to be friendly, it’s nice to know it hasn’t gone to your head. Nor your Hilton head (you’ll get used to my bad jokes). Then there’s your No. 1 beach in America ranking. I’m pinching myself that I’ll get the chance to be a part of that setting. Another delight I’ve discovered is your steady stream of world-class entertainment in your downtown. The rst weekend I’m here and you’re telling me The Fixx is in town? I’ve always loved their alt-rock classic “Red Skies.” But there’s that word again – red. (Hey, I just checked the tour schedule of Sammy Hagar, the Red Rocker, just in case. How’s that for paranoia? No plans for Clearwater anytime soon. Whew. As for the members of Simply Red … don’t you even think about it.) OK, now I’m back in my car, visiting the outskirts. Belleair Bluffs looks nice, but where are the bluffs? Yes, I know your max elevation of 46 feet makes you the county’s tallest town, but come on now. Funny, in Wisconsin (my home state, Go Big Red!) I’ve covered a place called Menomonee Falls, where the longest drop-off of water is a foot and a half, and a place called Summit, where the highest point came in the form of a speed bump. So, I’ll give the folks in the Bluffs a break. Now I’m out in the countryside, east of Belcher Road. Just like that, one turn to the right and there’s rural tranquility and Allen’s Creek to anchor it. How nice this manages to exist in such an urban region. I’ve rolled down the windows, the breeze in a face that is turning a bit red – of course. Next stop is … well, every block or so! My goodness there are a lot of red lights here. And there’s that word again. But with traf c comes lots of energy and a clear sign that people want to be here. And that includes yours truly. And speaking of red skies, looks like another perfect sunset is easing its way down to end this perfect day. Wow. Look at those colors. Here’s to me becoming an asset to your community – you know, on the positive side of the ledger. By no means do I want to put you in the red.John Morton is a staff reporter for Tampa Bay Newspapers. He may be reached at jmorton@ TBNweekly.com. We are proud to offer a forum to our readers. Please type letters to the editor (or print legibly) and include your name, town of residence, phone number and signature and mail to Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772. Emails should include town of residence and telephone and be sent to tgermond@TBNweekly.com. We will not print the letter writer’s phone number. Here are some more guidelines for letters: Letters are printed on a rst-come, rst-served basis. They may be edited to correct grammar, spelling and factual errors. They also may be edited for clarity.  Please keep letters to editor to 700 words. Longer letters may be cut due to space limitations.  Letters should address issues or current events. 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12A Schools Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018Graduation ceremony marks achievements of online studentsSAFETY HARBOR – The 2018 graduating class of Safety Harbor Public Library’s Career Online High School program received diplomas in an Aug. 26 ceremony, the rst-ever held by the library. The ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of eight graduates with families, friends, and community members. Career Online High School is a self-paced, accredited online high school diploma for adults age 19 and over, offered free by the Florida Division of Library and Information Services to library cardholders within Pinellas County. In addition to a high school diploma, graduates receive a career certi cate, including options such as child care and education, food and hospitality, retail and customer service, general career preparation, and more. Graduates walked to pomp and circumstance and donned gowns donated by Enterprise High School in Clearwater. Speeches were made by Pamela Moore, retired associate superintendent of Teaching and Learning for Pinellas County Schools, Jennifer Pawlowsky, graduating speaker, and Safety Harbor Commissioner Nancy Besore. Diplomas were awarded by Amy Johnson, State Division of Library and Information Services director. “This wonderful program is another example of how libraries today change lives in a big way,” said Lisa Kothe, Safety Harbor Library director. “With their diplomas in hand, graduates have more job opportunities, can advance in their current careers or continue on to higher education, and be examples for their children. It’s a life changing accomplishment. We are so proud of them.” The application process for Career Online High School includes an online self-assessment, prerequisite course, and in-person interview at the library. Once enrolled, students are assigned an academic coach, who provides ongoing guidance and evaluates performance. Students have up to 18 months to complete the program. Credits from previous high school experiences may transfer. For more information on the Career Online High School program, visit cityofsafetyharbor.com/COHS or call 727-724-1525, ext. 4112. Ridgecrest Elementary earns national recognitionLARGO – The Ridgecrest Elementary Center for Gifted Studies in Largo has been recognized as a Nationally Certi ed Demonstration School by Magnet Schools of America. Magnet Schools of America, the national association of magnet and theme-based schools, created this national certi cation process to recognize the most exemplary magnet schools in the nation. Ridgecrest Elementary was among 21 schools in 12 states to successfully complete a rigorous nine-month evaluation process and demonstrate through evidence, re ection, and strategic action that they have established the Magnet School Standards of Excellence in their schools. Ridgecrest Elementary now joins Douglas L. Jamerson, Jr. Elementary Center for Mathematics & Engineering as the district’s only Magnet Schools of America nationally certi ed schools. PCS launches new app for parentsPinellas County Schools is helping parents stay connected to their children’s education with the Pinellas County Schools App. The app, developed by Focus, helps families access student information on their cellphones and mobile devices. Parents and students can still use the Focus website on desktop computers, but the app is designed to work better with mobile devices. Parents and students receive real-time noti cations of grades, attendance, upcoming assignments and test scores. App users also are able to view school district news, Facebook posts and school messages. Links to the student calendar, school menus, school bell times, family engagement opportunities and transportation info also are available. The app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store or the Apple App Store. 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Faith 13A Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018My two girls Randi, 14, and Graci, 12, are at the age where they can stay home alone and now babysit. My sister just had a baby boy and has a 2-yearold little girl, but before they can start babysitting for her kids they thought it would be good to take a babysitting course. We heard from a friend about Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital and their one-day Safe Sitter Essentials program at their Education and Conference Center, 701 Fourth St. S., St. Petersburg. It is offered several times a year from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for $55. The program is limited to 16 students, so you need to register early. The spots fill up fast. The class is offered to boys and girls from ages 11-14. My girls recently took the class and loved it. They both told me they feel so much more con dent about working with young kids after taking the class. As a parent, it eases my mind knowing they feel this way so when they are offered a babysitting job they will be able to handle it. The two instructors, Kristi Dahl and Iris Merryweather, have been teaching the course for years together. At the end of the day parents were invited to a short ceremony to hear what the kids learned and to see them receive their certi cates. After the instructors went over what they learned and hearing my girls tell me all about their day at the class, I was so happy my girls attended the program. It’s something I wish I would have had as a teen. They learned how to change a diaper, feed a baby, not to warm a bottle in the microwave or it could burn a baby’s esophagus, what to do with kids if they are having temper tantrums, how to do CPR on a child and infant and what to do if a child is choking. These are great skills everyone should know. What’s great about this course is they got hands-on instruction and practiced CPR and the choking rescue on mannequins. What a great way to learn and feel confident so if you ever needed to perform CPR you would know how to do it. My girls know how important CPR is as a little over a year ago their grandpa had sudden cardiac arrest and the man who performed CPR helped save his life. That man had just learned CPR, so it can happen and you need to be prepared. The instructors also had an infant simulator to show what happens to the brain of the baby when you shake a baby for just a few seconds. They also went over some reasons babies and children cry and what to do. And if you feel frustrated or can’t calm the baby to put the baby in the crib or playpen and to call the parents. These skills are not only for kids who want to babysit, but they are life teaching skills and lifelong skills. The next class is Sept. 29. To see a list of all the upcoming classes or to sign up your child for this class go to their website, HopkinsAllChildrens.org/safesitter or email kdahl4@jhmi.edu. Kadi Hendricks Tubbs, mother of two girls ages 12 and 14 lives in Seminole. Visit her blog at www. mom2momfamilyfun.blogspot.com.Program teaches teens safety Mom 2 MomKadi Hendricks Tubbs FaithBeth-El Shalom to host Yom Kippur observanceST. PETERSBURG – The public is invited to observe Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, Tuesday, Sept. 18, 6 p.m., at Beth-El Shalom Messianic Congregation, 1701 29th Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Admission is free. For information and to preregister, call 727-3457777, email Rabbi@Jewishheritage.net or visit www. ShalomAdventure.com.Church to present wellness programSEMINOLE – The Original Health Church Wellness Program will be presented Thursday, Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m., at St. Anne of Grace Episcopal Church, 6650 113th St. N., Seminole. The program will be presented by Freddy E. Minaya of Kenneth City, chiropractic physician. Additional presentations are planned for Thursday, Oct. 11; and Thursday, Nov. 8, at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend and there is no charge for the programs. Parking is available on the church property.Church seeks vendors for arts and crafts showCLEARWATER – Arts and crafts vendors are being sought to take part in the 12th annual arts and crafts show Saturday, Nov. 3, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at North Bay Community Church, 3170 N. McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Spaces measure 12’ x 10’ on a paved surface and rent for $25. For a registration form, call 727-7960071.Beth-El Shalom Messianic Congregation to celebrate Rosh HashanahST. PETERSBURG – Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, will be celebrated Sunday, Sept. 9, 6 p.m., at Beth-El Shalom Messianic Congregation, 1701 29th Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Attendees will hear the shofar blown close to 100 times and taste special Rosh Hashanah foods. All are welcome and admission is free. For information and to register, call 727-345-7777, email Rabbi@ Jewishheritage.net or visit www.Jewishheritage.net.Church hosts Bible study for ladiesSEMINOLE – An interdenominational Bible study group for ladies meets Tuesdays, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.; and Saturdays, 1 to 2:15 p.m., at Chapel on the Hill, 12601 Park Blvd. N., Seminole. Studies are on the women of the Bible and the lessons come from a book by Gien Karssen. For information, call the office at 727-391-2919 or Agatha at 727-645-9594. To submit news and events, email editorial@ TBNweekly.com. Submissions also may be faxed to 727-397-5900, dropped off at the office or mailed to Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772. Please include contact information on all submissions. To submit your announcement, email Beacon Editor Tiffany Razzano at trazzano@TBNweekly.com CASSIDY, Margaret, age 92, of Seminole, FL, passed away August 23, 2018. For service information, send condolences, or full obituary visit: www.MohnFuneralHome.com 727-393-3481. LUDWIG, Audrey M., age 90, passed away Monday August 27, 2018. For service information, send condolences, or full obituary visit: www.MohnFuneralHome.com 727-393-3481. Obituaries Getting Married? Already Hitched? Submit Your 2017 Wedding Photos to be Published Free in TBN's monthly Bridal Guide. For information, email lmosby@TBNweekly.com. 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14A Pets Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018Pets of the Week RockyThis poor little guy was used as a bait dog in a ghting ring. His facial scars are healing. The 4-year-old is up to date on all vaccinations and current on ea and tick preventatives. He is also being treated for heartworm. Rocky needs a quiet home with adopters who will let him rest his head on their lap. The $150 adoption fee includes heartworm treatment, microchip and all vaccinations and preventatives. To ll out an application, visit www. uffanimalrescue.org/adoption-application.DelilahDelilah could be the answer to that empty spot on your couch. Delilah is an outgoing, vocal cat with tons of personality. She loves human company and is always ready to chat with you when you walk in the door. You can meet Delilah at Pet Food Warehouse, 1830 61st Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Call 727-521-6191 or visit petfoodstpete.com. She is spayed, vaccinated and microchipped and her adoption fee is $40. Delilah is 5 years old.BuddyBuddy is a senior boy that still has a spring in his step and lots of love to share. He is well behaved around other dogs and will make a wonderful companion. This 11-year-old, 12-pound Chihuahua mix would prefer a home with no small children. He is neutered, microchipped and vaccinated. His adoption fee is $200. Pet Pal Animal Shelter is at 405 22nd St. S., St. Petersburg. Call 727-3287738 or visit Petpalanimalshelter.com.PeachesEverything is peachy keen for Peaches, the 11-year-old Chihuahua, as she settles into her new surroundings after a death in her human family. As an only dog in a kitty cat household, this 17-pound sweetie, now on a diet to shed some unwanted weight, is learning to play with the other dogs and warm to the people already warming to her. Gentle and loving once she knows you, she will thrive in an adult-only home. Email director@canineestates.com, visit www.canineestates.com or call 727-412-0558.Southeastern Guide Dogs to present Superheroes on ParadeST. PETERSBURG – Southeastern Guide Dogs will launch the third season of Superheroes on Parade, a creative collaboration of sponsors and artists that will showcase a new crop of creatively painted dog sculptures throughout Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota. This unique, whimsical, dog-centered fundraising campaign raises awareness of Southeastern Guide Dogs’ programs that transform lives and bene ts the inspirational people and superhero dogs that drive our mission. An unveiling event will take place Wednesday, Sept. 12, 7 to 9 p.m., at the Dali Museum, One Dali Blvd., St. Petersburg. Sponsors and artists will unveil the rst batch of 14 new caped superheroes: four life-sized dogs, six puppies and four relief sculptures. The sculptures are modeled after the real superheroes of Southeastern Guide Dogs: the Labrador retrievers, golden retrievers and goldadors that are born, raised and trained at Southeastern Guide Dogs’ campus in Palmetto. The public will be invited to participate in an online contest where they will vote for their favorite sculpture. The campaign will culminate in a red-carpet awards event at the Art Ovation Hotel on April 4, 2019. Southeastern Guide Dogs transforms lives by creating and nurturing extraordinary partnerships between people and dogs. The organization employs some of the most talented and innovative scientists and trainers in the working-dog industry and operates the most advanced training facilities of any service dog organization in the world. Their experts train guide dogs, service dogs, and companion dogs for people living with signi cant challenges, including those with visual impairments and veterans with disabilities. Visit www.GuideDogs.org. St. Francis Society to sponsor KittyCon TAMPA – St. Francis Society Animal Rescue will present KittyCon Saturday, Oct. 27, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., at Holiday Inn Westshore, 700 N. West Shore Blvd., Tampa. KittyCon is a fan convention devoted solely to the love and rescue of cats, for people crazy about cats. There will be vendors, entertainment, Kitty Kosplay, a special Meow Ween costume contest, photo ops and autographs, children’s activities, fun panels, a charity auction and raf es, free product samples and even a Vegan Cat Cafe. Special guests for this charity fundraiser include Laura Lassiter the Animal Communicator, Chris Poole of Cole and Marmalade, and Cameron Moore of the Million Cat Shelter Project. Sterling Davis, “The Trap King,” and Adam Myatt, “The Cat Man,” from West Oakland will be available for meet-and-greets. A central highlight of the event is the adoption ballroom sponsored by Maddie’s Fund lled with St. Francis Society kitties, all ready to be adopted. 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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 SUNSET POINT  23988 U.S. Hwy. 19 N.  (727) 441-3591 Ft. Harrison Ave.  (727) 581-7472 Pasadena Ave.  (727) 347-2938 ST. PETERSBURG (727) 522-3692 PALM HARBOR (727) 787-1866 ZEPHYRHILLS (813) 788-7833 PORT RICHEY (727) 848-4746 BROOKSVILLE (352) 597-9689 SPRING HILL (352) 200-2034 PLANT CITY (813) 754-4813 NORTH TAMPA (813) 935-0824 SUN CITY CENTER (813) 634-8451 BRITTON PLAZA (813) 831-9442 BRANDON (813) 681-4046 INVERNESS (352) 726-1916 HOMOSASSA (352) 621-8000 ELLENTON (941) 722-7200 BRADENTON (941) 747-6966 PORT CHARLOTTE (941) 623-4918 NORTH SARASOTA (941) 355-3800 SOUTH SARASOTA (941) 922-6028 VENICE (941) 451-5070 N. LAKELAND (863) 682-1965 S. LAKELAND (863) 646-6663 WINTER HAVEN (863) 297-8000 27 Locations in the Tampa Bay area 090618

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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 SEMINOLE  7501 Seminole Blvd.  (727) 391-6642 SUNSET POINT  23988 U.S. Hwy. 19 N.  (727) 441-3591 LARGO MALL  10500 Ulmerton Rd., Ste. 740  (727) 586-5553 FT. HARRISON  820 S. Ft. Harrison Ave.  (727) 581-7472 S. PASADENA  1155 Pasadena Ave.  (727) 347-2938 ST. PETERSBURG (727) 522-3692 PALM HARBOR (727) 787-1866 ZEPHYRHILLS (813) 788-7833 PORT RICHEY (727) 848-4746 BROOKSVILLE (352) 597-9689 SPRING HILL (352) 200-2034 PLANT CITY (813) 754-4813 NORTH TAMPA (813) 935-0824 SUN CITY CENTER (813) 634-8451 BRITTON PLAZA (813) 831-9442 BRANDON (813) 681-4046 INVERNESS (352) 726-1916 HOMOSASSA (352) 621-8000 ELLENTON (941) 722-7200 BRADENTON (941) 747-6966 PORT CHARLOTTE (941) 623-4918 NORTH SARASOTA (941) 355-3800 SOUTH SARASOTA (941) 922-6028 VENICE (941) 451-5070 N. LAKELAND (863) 682-1965 S. LAKELAND (863) 646-6663 WINTER HAVEN (863) 297-8000 27 Locations in the Tampa Bay area 090618

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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 SEMINOLE  7501 Seminole Blvd.  (727) 391-6642 LARGO MALL  10500 Ulmerton Rd., Ste. 740  (727) 586-5553 FT. HARRIS O S. PASAD E

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SEMINOLE BEACON | SECTION B | September 6, 2018 | CLASSIFIEDS INSIDEdiversionsTAMPA BAY By LEE CLARK ZUMPE  Tampa Bay NewspapersPhotos SUBMITTEDLaTraia Savage (top) will perform Oct. 12 and Erica DiCeglie (left) will perform Sept. 28.SEMINOLESeptember will see the return of a favorite series of outdoor concerts in Seminole. The city’s 22nd annual Music in the Park series will kick off Friday, Sept. 7, at Seminole City Park, 7464 Ridge Road, Seminole. Select Tampa Bay area musicians will entertain concertgoers on six consecutive Fridays, with the series concluding on Oct. 12. Each evening, the music will run 7 to 9 p.m. Admission is free. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Seminole Fire Fighters local 2896 will be on hand to sell food. Popcorn will be sold by Seminole Recreation teens. Rita’s Italian Ice has also signed up as a vendor. THINGS TO DOTOP FIVEPalm Harbor Craft FestivalSept. 8-9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The third annual Palm Harbor Craft Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8 and 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Florida Avenue in Palm Harbor. Admission is free. For information, visit www. artfestival.com. “Fully Committed”Through Oct. 28 “Fully Committed,” by Becky Mode, through Oct. 28, at Early Bird Dinner Theatre, 13355 49th St. N., Clearwater. The price for buffet and show is $36 including tax. Shows are 11 a.m. Show times and dates vary by week. Call 727-446-5898 for reservations. For information, visit www.earlybirddinnertheatre.com. “Academia Nuts” Sept. 8-Nov.10 “Academia Nuts,” by Gregg Kreutz, Sept. 8 through Nov. 10, at Just for Laughs Dinner Theater, inside Havana Harry’s 2, 1999 Starkey Road, Largo. For performance times, ticket information or to make reservations, call 727-466-6546 or visit justforlaughsdinner theater.com. Paul SimonSept. 7, 8 p.m. Paul Simon, Friday, Sept. 7, 8 p.m., at Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Tickets start at $50. Call 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com for tickets. For venue information, visit www.amaliearena.com. Zander Family BandSept. 8, 8 p.m. The Zander Family Band, Saturday, Sept. 8, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $29. Call 727-7917400 or visit www.atthecap.com. SPOTLIGHT 22nd annual Music in the Park SeminoleMusic fest to rock Seminole City Park MUSIC IN THE PARK SCHEDULE OF PERFORMERSAnnual event showcases local talent See FEST, page 10B Sept. 7 – Trop Rock Junkies  Sept. 14 – Tailspin  Sept. 21 – Rockin’ Raccoons  Sept. 28 – Erica DiCeglie  Oct. 5 – Comfort Zone  Oct. 12 – LaTraia SavageFor more information, visit www.myseminole.com or call 727-391-8345.Photo courtesy of AMERICAN CRAFT ENDEAVORSTracie Brown’s creations can be found at the Palm Harbor Craft Festival Sept. 8-9. 5666 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772727-398-2310Call Today! NEW LISTING! 090618 BEAUTIFUL INSIDE! Let's Get You Home OVER $160 MILLION IN HOMES SOLD SINCE 2016! Properties@SandysOf ce.com www.SandyHartmannHomes.com 256 11th Avenue SW Largo 4BR/2BA $209,9001,467 Sq. Ft. block home in Sun Heights that features a split oor plan, chef's kitchen, newer impact windows (2012), and newer AC (2012).7507 132nd Way Seminole 4BR/2BA/2CG $374,9001,905 Sq. Ft. spacious block home with a screened in pool, split oorplan, new roof (2018) & a newer AC (2016). 090618 M-F 8a-10p I S 9a-9p Su 9a-8p M-F 8a-10p I S 9a-9p Su 9a-9p 10609 Ulmerton Road Largo, FL 727-581-6500 1422 66th Street North St. Petersburg, FL 727-381-ENVY(3689)MM# 20181, 38304080918

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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018Arts & Entertainment2B Just for Laughs to stage ‘Academia Nuts’LARGO – Just for Laughs Dinner Theater will kick off its new season with the comedy “Academia Nuts,” running Sept. 8 through Nov. 10, at Jackpot’s Grill and Bar, 1999 Starkey Road, Largo. Written by Gregg Kruetz and presented in cooperation with Samuel French, this show is directed by Toby Manion and features Gail Scott, David Jankiewicz, Toby Manion and Barbara Anthony. Professor Peter Smedforson lives in a quiet New England college town, in the former home of poet E.R. Lennox whose writings are the subject of his scholarly life’s work. Reclusive Peter nds his sedate life is suddenly turned upside down when his home is invaded by Tammi, a free spirit from Atlantic City whose luck has run out; Judith, another Lennox scholar determined to unearth a lost manuscript in his home; and Stewart, Judith’s reprehensible ex-husband who is trying to beat her to the manuscript. The discovery of said manuscript and the revelation of its surprising secret provide a hilarious climax to this urbane and quick-witted comedy. Attendees can enjoy a buffet before the show with full bar available. Cost is $36 for dinner and show. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursday and Saturday; and 4:30 p.m. Friday and Sunday. For reservations, call 727-466-6546. For information, visit justfor laughsdinnertheater.com.DFAC fall exhibits set to open Sept. 7DUNEDIN – Anticipating the launch of the new food arts educational program this winter, Dunedin Fine Art Center’s fall exhibits will showcase an ensemble of exceptional artists from near and far with work revolving around the concept of food. According to Ken Hannon, DFAC director, the interpretations are wide and the selections are tantalizing. “It’s sure to be a feast for the eyes and mind,” Hannon said in a press release. Following is a look at the fall exhibit lineup:  “Insatiable” – Sept. 7 through Dec. 23 in the Entel Family Gallery. “Insatiable” will feature contemporary interpretations of hunger, desire and longing from Elizabeth Barenis, Renee Rey, Kay Ritter and Quentin Walter.  “Banquet” – Sept. 7 through Dec. 23 in the Douglas-Whitley Gallery. “Banquet” is an invitational exhibition of ne craft, jewelry and decorative arts intended as a feast for your eyes.  “Botanamoeba: Ann Byal Feldshue + Candace Knapp” – Sept. 7 through Dec. 23 in the Gamble Family Gallery. This will be a dynamic exhibition of two ever-evolving artists whose paintings and sculptures possess a supernatural af nity.  “Gainor Roberts: Genesis Series” – Sept. 7 through Oct. 15 in the Syd Entel Founders Hall. The exhibit will feature 40 intimate and inspired egg tempera paintings of the inner life of fruit by a classically trained artist in the realist tradition.  “You Are What You Eat” – Sept. 7 through Oct. 15 in the Meta B. Brown + John & Pat Rossi Galleries. “You Are What You Eat” is an all-media juried exhibition from our creative community of artists and the food they love, hate, grow or throw. In the Kokolakis Family Youth Gallery, works from DFAC’s award-winning Summer ART Academy will ll the gallery for “Fantabulous Foods,” running Sept. 8 through Oct. 12. Saturday, Sept. 8, also marks the opening of the 20th annual children’s hands-on exhibit, also named “Fantabulous Foods.” This interactive, hands-on experience for 4.5to 12-year-olds provides an environment where you can explore the art of food. This exhibit runs through Aug. 4, 2019, in the David L. Mason Children’s Art Museum at DFAC. For information, call 727-298-3322 or visit www.dfac.org.SHINE Mural Festival artists announcedST. PETERSBURG – Bringing more than a dozen new murals and artful Bright Spots to St. Petersburg, the SHINE Mural Festival will return for its fourth year, running Oct. 6-14 and showcasing colorful and inspiring public murals by a diverse group of mural artists from around the world. The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance recently announced the mural artists for this year’s SHINE Mural Festival. The lineup includes six international, ve national and 26 local artists, including nine wall artists, Five Coast Bike Murals and 12 Corner Canvas murals. Among the international artists chosen to be part of the festival are Nomad Clan of England; LOOK, aka Lars Wunderlich, of Germany; DAAS of Japan; Haider Ali of Pakistan; and Miguel ngel Belinchn Bujes, commonly known as Belin, of Spain. Among the national artists taking part are Angela Faustina of Georgia, Matthew Hoffman of Illinois, Gibbs Rousavall of Kentucky and J&S Signs of Oregon. Among the local artists chosen to take part in the event are Bekky Beukes, Cecilia Lueza, Vitale Brothers with Noirs One and Ya La’Ford, all of St. Petersburg.‘Quilting for Heroes’ on display at chamber of ceST. PETERSBURG – The St. Petersburg Arts Alliance will present “Quilting for Heroes,” on display through September at the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce, 100 Second Ave. N., No. 150, St. Petersburg. For the month of September, ve quilts and one quilt top will be on display. Heroes are de ned as our military personnel, veteran or active duty, as well as rst responders or anyone who goes out of their way to assist those in need. A local group of volunteer women meet monthly for a day of sewing at Fabric Smart in Gulfport. Karen Donnelly, the owner, generously gives space each month for the making of the American patchwork quilts. Patriotic colors of red, white and blue are generally used. Much of the quilt-quality cotton fabric is donated by Fabric Smart, the ladies who sew, Happenings By LEE CLARK ZUMPE Tampa Bay NewspapersPALM HARBOR – Nearly 100 craft artisans will bring their creative wares to the third annual Palm Harbor Craft Festival, set for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8-9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Florida Avenue in Palm Harbor. Presented by American Craft Endeavors, the annual craft showcase will feature an array of handmade items. The unique and affordable arts and crafts found at the festival comes from some of the state’s top crafters and green market vendors. The outdoor craft festival offers a chance for residents and visitors to peruse and shop from thousands of quality, handmade works while meeting the individual artisans and discovering the inspiration and practical use behind each piece. The craft festival is pet-friendly for leashed animals, and includes a full greenmarket of live plants, handmade soaps, delicious edibles and more. The festival is free and open to the public. A juried outdoor craft showcase, participating artisans are handselected from hundreds of applicants. On display will be a vast array of artistic media, including folk art, pottery, personalized gifts, handmade clothing, basket weaving, beaded utensils, candles, cork assemblage, fabric design, ber quilts, fused wax and glass, hair accessories, handbags and accessories, handmade cards, leather, mosaic, wood, painted wood, plaster craft and stained glass, among others. The festival also will include a green market with exotic live plants, handmade soaps, savory dips, and gourmet sauces. The Palm Harbor Craft Festival bene ts the Palm Harbor Chamber of Commerce and Merchant Association. Taking part in this year’s festival is Martha Stolz of Clearwater. She will be displaying and selling her pottery. “I began my love for working in clay in the late 1970s after taking classes through the city of Clearwater,” Stolz said in an email from American Craft Endeavors. “At that time, the city of Clearwater did not have electric wheels, so I learned to throw on a kick wheel, creating my own power in making my pottery.” In the ensuing years, marriage, kids and life got in the way of her new pursuit and she fell away from the creative side of pottery. The love of the craft stuck with her, though. She found herself drawn to pottery when visiting art festivals. “In early 2010, my family and I visited St. Petersburg Clay Company and Highwater Clay as our daughter needed a tool for her high school ceramics class,” Stolz said. “My husband and daughters encouraged me to enroll in classes through the Morean Arts Center for Clay that summer. I found that, like riding a bicycle, I had not really forgotten the basics of how to throw a pottery bowl.”See HAPPENINGS, page 10B Palm Harbor  Sept. 8-9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 1023 Florida Avenue, Palm Harbor Getting crafty in Palm Harbor Photos courtesy of AMERICAN CRAFT ENDEAVORSTop: Clearwater’s mixed media artist Amanda Harris crafts beautiful, themed wreaths. 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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 Entertainment Extra3B CLEARWATER – Pablo Cruise will perform Friday, Sept. 14, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $29. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. In 1975, Pablo Cruise released its rst A&M album simply entitled “Pablo Cruise.” According to the band’s Facebook page, the album cover was shot in the tropical gardens of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park and featured a huge gorilla standing front and center. The band – including David Jenkins on guitars and vocals, Cory Lerios on keyboards and vocals, Steve Price on drums and Bud Cockrell on bass and vocals – was nowhere in sight. Back in those days, it wasn’t unusual to hear someone ask the question “which one’s Pablo?” The band, which is a quartet, would answer, “he’s the guy in the middle.” When asked what Pablo Cruise meant, the band’s well-rehearsed answer explained that Pablo represents an honest, real, down-to-earth individual; and Cruise depicts his fun-loving, easy-going attitude toward life. From 1975 through 1985, Pablo Cruise toured the United States, Canada and Japan extensively, reaching the top 10 with mega hits such as “Whatcha Gonna Do When She Says Goodbye?,” “Love Will Find a Way” and several other Top 20s. The band went on to sell several million albums and singles collectively and established themselves as well respected writers and performers within the industry. By 1985, after completing several national tours and releasing seven studio albums in all, the band decided to go on hiatus. In 2005, a reunited Pablo Cruise picked up where they left off and today the band performs all over the U.S. and Canada. Since getting back together, they have released two live CDs and a DVD all through Sony Music documenting their exceptional live shows. “One of the great things about playing shows after all these years is that the core band, David, Steve and myself are still here and lovin’ it,” said Lerios. “Going out and playing shows these days gives us the opportunity to not only pay tribute to our timeless repertoire, it gives us a chance to see old friends and fans from back in the day as well as gaining a whole new audience.” For information and a complete list of tour dates, visit www.pab locruise.com.Photo courtesy of CAPITOL THEATREPablo Cruise takes the stage Sept. 14 at Capitol Theatre. PABLO CRUISE Capitol Theatre Boy nds gun. It’s kind of obvious that with an opening like that, the ensuing story will likely take a tragic turn. In “Kin,” the kid is 14-year-old African-American Eli (Myles Truitt). Living in a neighborhood of Detroit seemingly surrounded by derelict industrial complexes and abandoned houses, Eli has come to a crossroads as the lm opens: He’s gotten into some trouble at school and his adoptive father Hal (Dennis Quaid) – raising Eli as a single parent after the death of his wife – senses that the teenager is on the verge of choosing a path of delinquency. In fact, Eli has already made some bad decisions. He makes money scraping copper and other metals he nds in shuttered factories, ignoring the encircling fences and the “no trespassing” signs. It is during one of these excursions that he nds something inexplicable and clearly dangerous. Bad decision No. 2: He acquires a weapon. And this isn’t just any gun. This is a high-tech, futuristic, self-evidently not-made-on-Earth gun. This is the kind of gun that you need to have in order to kill the nal boss in a video game. Yet, Eli decides to toss it in his duf e bag, take it home and shove it under his bed. To be fair, it is the arrival of Eli’s brother – Hal’s biological son – that takes a potentially bad situation and makes it a million times worse. Jimmy (Jack Reynor), who has just been released from a sixyear stretch in prison, shows up on the doorstep. Jimmy may be hoping to reconcile with both his father and Eli, but he also has an ulterior motive. As the story unfolds, it becomes clear that Jimmy is the King of Bad Decisions. His recklessness eventually infuriates Taylor (James Franco), a local gangster. Jimmy owes Taylor $60,000 for “protection” in prison. A plan to steal funds to pay off the debt goes awry with disastrous consequences and puts both brothers on the road and on the run. In addition to raving mad Taylor and his gang, two otherworldly uniformed soldiers are pursuing them, trying to recover the weapon Eli is still carrying in his duffle bag. “Kin” desperately wants to be both relevant and entertaining. It wants to address social issues. It wants to explore family dynamics. It wants to mimic a morality play. It also wants cool special effects, big explosions and two Daft Punk wannabes weaving in and out of traf c at high speeds as if they’re riding Light Cycles from “Tron.” In this case, blending too many genres resulted in a disjointed film that has sporadic moments of brilliance and poignancy but is otherwise awkward, dull and plodding. The fault lies mainly with the filmmakers, including directors Jonathan and Josh Baker; and Daniel Casey, who wrote the screenplay. The actors all handle their roles tidily, with particularly strong performances by Truitt and Reynor. Franco’s Taylor brings to mind Gary Oldman’s Drexl Spivey in “True Romance.” One of the biggest problems in “Kin” is that the audience has difficulty finding compassion for the protagonists. The script focuses too little on Eli and too much on Jimmy. Even though we know Jimmy wants to protect his brother, his impudence and unreliability make it impossible for the audience to empathize with his plight. The most likable character in the story turns out to be Milly (Zo Kravitz), a stranger the brothers latch on to while crossing the country. Kravitz does an exceptional job in a role that should have been much expanded. Sadly, “Kin” squanders the talents of a ne cast as it meanders from genre to genre trying to nd purpose. Though disappointing, the lm has periodic passages that transcend the filmmakers’ many missteps and a denouement that salvages the scithread of the muddled storyline. MOVIE REVIEW ‘Kin’ sadly misses the markPhotos by JONATHAN & JOSH BAKER/LIONSGATEAbove: Zoe Kravitz stars as Milly in “Kin.” Below: Myles Truitt stars as Eli. Reel TimeLee Clark Zumpe See CAPITOL, page 4B ‘Kin’GENRE: Action and science ction CAST: Myles Truitt, Jack Reynor, James Franco, Zoe Kravitz and Dennis Quaid DIRECTORS: Jonathan Baker and Josh Baker RATED: PG-13 REEL TIME SCORE:2.5/5 ‘Kin ’ G ENRE: Action and sci e n ce ct i o n CA S T: M y les Truitt, Jack R eynor, J ames F ranco, Z oe Kravitz and Dennis Q uaid D IRECTOR S: J onathan Baker and J osh Baker R ATED : P G -13 R EEL TIME S CORE: 2.5 / 5 LOCAL NEWSwww.TBNweekly.com OPEN Monday-Saturday 11am-9pm  Closed Sunday Daly Plaza  10754 70th Avenue North  Suite C  Seminole392-0200 Flame Broiled BurgersDALY'SBEST BURGERS IN TOWN!And Don't Forget our Hand-Cut Fries and Hand-Spun Milkshakes!050318Just Ask The Locals ... But don't take their word for it. 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4B Entertainment Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 A number of new movies will hit theaters this week, including the following lms opening in wide release:‘Peppermint’GENRE: Thriller and action CAST: Jennifer Garner, John Ortiz, Juan Pablo Raba, John Gallagher Jr., Annie Ilonzeh and Richard Cabral DIRECTOR: Pierre Morel RATED: R Riley North was living a happy and uneventful suburban life with her husband Chris and 10-year-old daughter Carly. While they may have been struggling to make ends meet their lives were lled with laughter and love. Baited by the idea of a quick money-grab that could ease their nancial burden, Chris is pulled into a potential “business” opportunity involving local members of a powerful drug cartel. Questioning the morality of his prospective actions, Chris ultimately backs out, but this brief irtation with the criminal underworld leads to a deadly retaliation that alters the course of their lives forever.‘The Nun’GENRE: Horror CAST: Demian Bichir, Taissa Farmiga, Jonas Bloquet, Charlotte Hope, Ingrid Bisu and Bonnie Aarons DIRECTOR: Corin Hardy RATED: R The new fright-fest, directed by Corin Hardy and produced by James Wan and Peter Safran, delves into the shocking origin of the demonic Nun Valak, who rst made her evil presence known in “The Conjuring 2.” When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her nal vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that rst terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2,” as the abbey becomes a horri c battleground between the living and the damned. The following will open in limited release. It may be several weeks before these lms appear in local movie theaters.‘God Bless the Broken Road’GENRE: Drama CAST: LaDainian Tomlinson, Lindsay Pulsipher, Arthur Cartwright, Jordin Sparks, Kim Delaney, Robin Givens and Madeline Carroll DIRECTOR: Harold Cronk RATED: PG “God Bless the Broken Road” tells the story of a young mother who loses her husband in Afghanistan and struggles to raise their young daughter in his absence. The lm combines elements of faith, country music, and stock car racing while paying tribute to those who serve in the United States military.‘The Ranger’GENRE: Comedy and horror CAST: Chlo Levine, Granit Lahu, Jeremy Pope, Bubba Weiler, Amanda Grace Benitez, Jeremy Holm and Larry Fessenden DIRECTOR: Jenn Wexler RATED: NOT RATED Teen punks, on the run from the cops and hiding out in the woods, come up against the local authority – an unhinged park ranger with an axe to grind, hell-bent on preserving the serenity of his forest.For more movie news, visit www. TBNweekly.com. Lee Clark Zumpe is TBN entertainment editor. He can be reached at 727-397-5563, ext. 341, or by email at lzumpe@TBNweekly. com.Photo courtesy of WARNER BROS. PICTURESTaissa Farmiga stars as Sister Irene in New Line Cinema’s horror lm “The Nun,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.Compiled by LEE CLARK ZUMPE Tampa Bay NewspapersOPENING THIS WEEK Photo courtesy of HOOD RIVER ENTERTAINMENTChloe Levine stars as Chelsea and Granit Lahu as Garth in “The Ranger.” CAPITOL, from page 3BCLEARWATER – Classic Albums Live will perform Led Zeppelin’s “Houses of the Holy” Thursday, Sept. 13, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $35. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. Classic Albums Live will return to Clearwater to bring Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Led Zeppelin’s “Houses of the Holy” album to the stage. Released in 1973, “Houses of the Holy” was Led Zeppelin’s fth studio album. The release featured such hit songs as “The Rain Song,” “Over the Hills and Far Away,” “No Quarter” and “D’yer Mak’er.” In 2012, the album was ranked at No. 148 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. Classic Albums Live is anything but a cover band. Like a symphony orchestra performing the works of Mozart, Classic Albums Live forgoes the gimmickry of costumes and impersonations, putting the music rst. These world-class musicians tackle iconic music, concentrating solely on re-creating it as fans remember it from the original recording. The attention to detail is staggering – every sound from the album is re-created live on stage by world-class musicians assembled for each album presentation. For information on Classic Albums Live, visit classicalbumslive.com.CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVECLEARWATER – “I Am Italian Style” will be presented Saturday, Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m., in Murray Theatre at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $40. Call 727791-7400 or visit www.rutheck erdhall.com. Brought to the stage by Marco Marzocca and Leonardo Fiaschi, the show will feature Italian comedy mixed with some of the most beautiful Italian songs. Marzocca is a famous comedian and character actor. He has more than 25 years of experience in entertainment. Fiaschi is a great artist, singer and entertainer. He is well-known for his perfect imitations of some of the most famous Italian singers and showbiz people. Fiaschi will perform some wellknown Italian songs, but his relatives will interrupt him every now and then. His family members love him and follow him, but they can’t help persecuting him, providing the audience with a funny example of all the traditions and stereotypes of the average Italian family. In this case, that will include Fiaschi’s mother, his Sicilian grandfather, his unemployed brother Luigi and his Neapolitan uncle Chef Gennaro Pummarola – all portrayed by Marzocca.‘I AM ITALIAN STYLE’CLEARWATER – The Zander Family Band will perform Saturday, Sept. 8, 8 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Tickets start at $29. Call 727791-7400 or visit www.atthecap. com. Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and legendary Cheap Trick frontman Robin Zander will hit the stage with his son Robin Taylor and daughter Robin-Sailor. Performing a public concert for the rst time together on one stage, this concert will include an unforgettable night of classic covers, Cheap Trick favorites and original music along with a multi-media presentation. Robin Zander is a founding member and lead singer of Cheap Trick, one of America’s premiere rock bands. Known for classic rock anthems such as “Surrender,” “I Want You to Want Me” and “The Dream Police,” the band has sold millions of albums and played venues the world over. Both Robin Taylor and Robin-Sailor are accomplished singer-songwriters, musicians and alumni of the Marcia P. Hoffman School of the Arts.THE ZANDER FAMILY BAND Photo by BRIDGETTE BURKERobin Zander, lead singer of Cheap Trick, brings his son and daughter to Capitol Theatre for a concert Sept. 8. 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Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018 5BcravingsTAMPA BAY By LOGAN MOSBY Tampa Bay NewspapersRoosterFish Grill may not be located within view of the Gulf, but don’t let that fool you – this restaurant is serious about its seafood. Nestled along Missouri Avenue, just north of West Bay Drive in Largo, RoosterFish is cozy and appealing, with its pine walls, nautical decor and relaxed atmosphere. A variety of maritime-themed rooms, including the Cove, the Boathouse, the Hammerhead Lounge, or during more temperate weather, an outside deck seating area, evoke a casual, unhurried char acter that invites customers to come in and take a load off. “If you’re looking for super stuffy and white linen tablecloths, you’re not going to nd that here,” RoosterFish co-owner Fred Hurley said. But if you’re in the mood for high quality fresh seafood on a family-friendly budget, RoosterFish is just what you’re looking for. And Hurley knows what he’s talking about. He teamed up with co-owner Sean Mullaney almost six years ago to open RoosterFish after having worked together for more than 10 years in Manatee County. The lifelong restauranteurs wanted to spread their wings – and their love of seafood – and decided to settle a bit inland. “We decided to go out and do our own thing,” Hurley said. Mullaney said that while crafting the menu, he really wanted to showcase fresh sh. “A lot of places that have the million-dollar view of the ocean, don’t have to have the million-dollar food,” Mullaney said. “Everything we can buy fresh, we do buy fresh.” And what they’ve done is create a menu any seafarer or landlubber can enjoy. “I like to put it, we are a casual seafood restaurant with non-swimmers items available,” Hurley said. RoosterFish’s menu is a compilation of traditional seafood offerings, from sh and chips, peel and eat shrimp and Maine lobster, along with a variety of non-seafood options, including grilled chicken, baby back ribs and steaks. But it’s the sh that’s the star of the show. Some of the restaurant’s best sellers include the cedar plank salmon, which is marinated in bourbon, soy and pineapple and sesame; the mahi-mahi, served blackened or grilled, and the fresh from the Gulf grouper, which can be grilled, blackened or fried. Portions are plentiful and the avors bold. The restaurant, open seven days a week, features daily specials and an extensive margarita menu. Appetizers range from $6 to $10; lunch items $8 to $16; and dinner items $13 to $20. But for regular customers Bob Carr and Maryann LaGrossa of Largo, it’s the good food and the good fellowship that brings them back for more. “It’s like Cheers – everybody knows your name,” LaGrossa said. “The food is fabulous and they don’t kill you price-wise,” Carr said. “It’s so fresh, so good and so consistent.” From your kitchen Ingredients3 4 lbs. beef, cubed (I use a Sirloin Tip Roast) 1 can golden mushroom soup l package of onion soup mix Fresh garlic, minced Fresh or canned mushrooms 1 can burgundy wine or other red wine like merlot or cabernetDirectionsCombine all ingredients, put in a casserole, cover and bake 350 degrees for 3 hours. Serve over noodles or rice. Serves 8. – Lil Cromer, BELLEAIRIngredients1 sm pkg corned beef 1 8oz pkg cream cheese 1 small container sour cream 1 small can of sauerkraut 3/4 cup catsup 1 pkg shredded swiss cheese 1 small onion mincedDirectionsMix together cream cheese, sauerkraut and catsup in small crockpot or baking dish. 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RESTAURANT SPOTLIGHT | RoosterFish Grill Something to crow aboutLargo eatery focuses on fresh sh for seafood lovers li ond o ll ar f oo d ,” c a lu su no Ro o Pl a Os c p o t SPONSORED CONTENT |IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR A RESTAURANT SPOTLIGHT, CONTACT SALES@TBNWEEKLY.COM. 776 Missouri Ave N. | LARGOStarters: $6-$10 | Lunch: $8-$16 | Dinner: $13-$20 Ingredients1/4 cup melted butter 1cup sugar 3 tablespoons our 3 slightly beaten egg yolks Juice and grated peel of 1 lemon 1 1/2 cups milk 3 stif y beaten egg yolks PastryDirectionsBlend butter with sugar, and our; add egg yolks, lemon juice, peel and milk. Fold in egg whites, pour into 9-inch pastry lined pie pan. 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The Center for Science in the Public Interest says schools across the country are working hard to improve school nutrition. Here’s how parents and school districts can help make school lunches more nutritious and delicious and lower in calories.  Control snack intake. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says that more than one-fourth of kids’ daily caloric intake comes from snacking. Choosing smarter snacks may help reduce overeating. Good snacks can include grain products that contain 50 percent or more whole grains by weight; snacks in which the primary ingredient is a fruit, a vegetable, dairy product, or lean protein; snacks that are a combination food that contain at least a 14 cup of fruits or vegetables; and foods that contain no more than 200 calories.  Read nutritional information. When selecting foods for school lunches, parents should read the nutritional information to make sure they know exactly what they are feeding their children. 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Call Dave: (727)572-9470 PINELLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICESchool Crossing Guards $17.50 Per Hour (2 Hours Per Day Split Shift) Seeking responsible, mature individuals to work 180 day school calendar. Uniforms supplied. Application online at www.pcsoweb.com. For further information contact Human Resources, human_resources@pcsonet.com Or call (727)582-6208. Note: No nicotine/ tobacco policy does not apply to this position. EOE/ADA PAINTERS NEEDED Minimum 5 Years Experience for Clearwater Area. 40/Hours Per Week. (352)598-0851 Between 4-6PM. CDL DRIVER Brookdale Pinecrest Retirement Community is Currently Seeking Applicants for a Part Time Driver. Must Have a CDL License in Good Standing. Drivers Transport our Resident To and From Doctor Appointments; Banking; Shopping and Scheduled Activity Trips. Candidates Must Follow Company Guidelines Regarding Resident and Vehicle Safety. Part Time Various Hours Including Some Weekends and Holidays. Please Send Resumes to: Margaret.kristall@brookdale.com or Fax: (727)581-8409 or Complete an Application in Person 1150 8th Ave. SW, Largo FL. DFWP; EOE. SECURITY GUARD Brookdale Pinecrest Retirement Community is Currently Seeking Security Guards, 1 FULL-TIME POSITION, 1 PART-TIME POSITION, VARIOUS SHIFTS. Guards are Responsible for Maintaining Secure Environment for All Residents and Associates Within Our Buildings/Grounds. Greets Visitors, Responds to Emergencies. Answer Phones, Responds to Questions, Directs Calls or Take Message as Appropriate. Handles Minor Maintenance Emergencies, Maintains Familiarity with and Monitors all Emergency and Safety Equipment. E-mail Resumes: Margaret.kristall@brookdale.com 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 Margaret.kristall@brookdale.com or apply in person at 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 Margaret.kristall@brookdale.com 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. LPNs $500 SIGN-ON BONUSBrookdale’s Lake Seminole Square is seeking LPNs to work in our Assisted Living department within our upscale retirement community. Must be able to communicate effectively, possess excellent customer service skills and have a desire to care for our residents. Full-time 11PM–7AM shift and PRN positions for all shifts available Position requires Level II Background Check, Drug Free Workplace. Please Apply in Person 8333 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL. 33772 CNA’s Brookdale’s Lake Seminole Square is seeking CNA’s to work in our private duty home care department within our upscale retirement community. This position requires candidates to assist our residents with daily living activities. Must be able to communicate effectively, possess excellent customer service skills and have a desire to care for our residents. ALL SHIFTS AVAILABLE, including weekends, holidays and short shifts. Must have a valid CNA license and have current CPR training. Position requires Level II background checks; DFWP. Please Apply in Person: 8333 Seminole Blvd, Seminole, FL 33772. RESIDENT AIDES (RAs) $250 SIGN-ON BONUSBrookdale’s Lake Seminole Square is seeking Resident Aides to work in our Assisted Living department within our upscale retirement community. 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Must be at least 21 years old, have a valid CDL Class A, good driving record, have suf cient driving hours available for scheduled shift and to comply with D.O.T. Hours of Service rules, ability to meet and safely perform the physical requirements of the position and complete/pass a DOT physical. Recent commercial driving experience is required. Great place to work! Tampabay.com/joinus 522. Careers LEARN TO GROOM DOGS  Financial Assistance For Those Who Qualify  Free Job Placement Service  We Proudly Train Our Veterans  Vendor For Vocational Rehab  Easy School Loans NOW ENROLLING  Basic Pet Groomer  Professional Pet Groomer  Master Groomer ACADEMY OF ANIMAL ARTS academyofanimalarts.com(727)517-9546 535. Business Opportunities FOR SALE: SANDAL SHOE BUSINESS Prime Location Inside Wagon Wheel, 15 Years Same Location. Owner Ready To Retire. Please, Serious Buyers! (727)422-3842 565. 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Pets & Animals PET GROOMING NEW CLIENTS SPECIAL! $22 Any Dog Breed Includes Wash/ Dry/Nails/Ears/Trim, Make Them Beautiful Affordably Our Salon Established in 1979 Academy of Animal Arts. (727)596-2547 academyofanimalarts.com CUTE TUXEDO CAT Very Lovable, Gentle Cat Needs A Good Home. Lost It’s Home & Too Many Cat Allergies To Keep This Cuddly Cat. Will Go Outside Or Litter Box. Call (727)215-2479. 885. Autos Wanted LOOKING FOR DEPENDABLE CAR/AUTO Have Cash. Please Call Marilyn (727)348-1676 975. Garage-Yard Sales Saturday, Sept. 8th, 9AM-1PM Grown by Member/Vendors: Rare/Unusual/Variegated, Ornamental/Tropical, Indoor/Outdoor Plants Grown in Tampa Bay Eco Systems.Airplants to Zebra GrassGarden Club of St. Petersburg 500 Sunset Drive St. Petersburg, 33707Free Admission. Tour the Gardens Under the Oak Trees in South Pasadena Bring a Wagon, Cash Sale Facebook-Rare Plant Network COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE SATURDAY, SEPT. 15th, 9am-3pm Lexington Club Apartments 1200 S Missouri Ave. Clearwater Across from Georgie’s. Much Miscellaneous. 980. Moving Sales REDINGTON BEACH Friday & Saturday, Sept. 7th & 8th 8am-Noon Beach Decor, Ect. 16218 2nd Street East FURNITURE Like New Sofa, 2/Chairs with/ Ottoman $750. Table 5/Chairs $250, Wicker Shelf Units $150. Electric Fireplace $200. Armoire $150. Bistro Table 2/Chairs $50. Ladies Bike $30. More! (727)481-5544 MOVING SALE LARGE INDOOR SALE FRIDAY & SATURDAY, 8AM-5PM. 2005 -20TH AVE PKWY, IRB 981. Craft Sales FOR OUR SECOND ANNUAL HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFT SHOW November 3rd & 4th, 9:00-4:00 Edgewater Pines Club House 10399 67th Ave N, Seminole Interested vendors please call: Barb D’Angelo (727)303-1370 or dangelob0855@sbcglobal.net for further details.

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10B Entertainment Seminole Beacon, September 6, 2018Attendees may bring chairs and blankets. Alcohol and glass containers are not permitted in the park. For more information, visit www.myseminole.com or call 727-391-8345. Following is a look at this year’s scheduled performers:  Sept. 7 – Trop Rock Junkies, sponsored by Waste Management of Pinellas  Sept. 14 – Tailspin, sponsored by Largo Medical Center  Sept. 21 – Rockin’ Raccoons, sponsored by Barnhorn Financial  Sept. 28 – Erica DiCeglie, sponsored by Bluegreen Vacations  Oct. 5 – Comfort Zone, sponsor to be determined  Oct. 12 – LaTraia Savage: Divas of Soul, sponsored by the law of ces of DeLoach, Hofstra & Cavonis In addition to the music, Seminole Recreation’s special events coordinator Duane Crandall said attendees also will have an opportunity to check out a recent addition to the park. “This year people can come out and meet the park’s newest resident, a yet-to-be-named Gator on our playground,” Crandall explained. Don’t worry: It’s not real. “Also, on Sept. 14 we will have our National Anthem sung by local Ceirra Reynolds in conjunction with our Fire Fighters Local 2896 Honor Guard presenting the colors and performing their bell ceremony.” The special presentation on Sept. 14 will begin at 6:45 p.m. The annual music series is one of the city’s signature events. The outdoor shows attract area concertgoers. “On average, we get between 500 and 2,000 people at each concert,” Crandall said. “This draws folks from all over, even across the bay.” The Trop Rock Junkies will kick off this year’s Music in the Park series performing Friday, Sept. 7, 7 p.m., at the park. The band has earned a reputation as one of the top acts in the “trop rock” music genre nationwide. The Trop Rock Junkies scored Band of the Year nominations from the Trop Rock Music Association in 2016 and 2017 in addition to four Trop Rock Music Award nominations in 2012 and in 2013. Steve Tolliver, the band’s front-man, won the association’s Songwriter of the Year award in 2014. The band is known by trop rock fans nationwide for high-energy, tropical-themed rock, beach, surf and party favorites. They have performed on Bourbon Street in New Orleans as well as Duval Street in Key West. They’ve made appearances at festivals throughout the Southeast. Concertgoers can expect a mix of Jimmy Buffett, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band and other favorite tropical-themed covers in addition to Trop Rock Junkies’ originals. Tolliver can’t wait to hit the stage at Seminole City Park. “Besides always having a love for music and being a creative person, there is nothing more rewarding than looking out into an audience and seeing someone singing along to the words of a song you wrote or just tapping their feet, clapping and dancing to something you created,” Tolliver said. Visit troprockjunkies.com for more information about the band. Tailspin secured the second spot in the Music in the Park lineup, performing Friday, Sept. 14. Tailspin is a four-piece band playing a variety of music from classic rock songs of the ’60s and ’70s to current hits as well as Americana, R&B, soul and country. According to the band’s website, Tailspin features Charlie Boice on guitar and lead vocals, Ted Feinman on keyboards and vocals, Jim Lafrinere on drums and vocals and John Baccoli on bass and vocals. Boice, the band’s front-man, hails from New Jersey but relocated to Florida in 1974. He has been singing for most of his life, performing everywhere from choirs to street corners. His early in uences include Bob Bylan, Frank Zappa and The Beatles. Visit tailspinband.rocks for more information about the band. Rockin’ Raccoons will perform Friday, Sept. 21. The band plays classic to contemporary covers. Band member Malissa Myers has lived in Florida since 1983. She joined her sister in a band called Road Doll, recording at Criteria Studios based in Miami. “We love playing for people who appreciate live music,” Myers said. “Outdoor venues like this are a great place for likeminded people to sit back and forget about their troubles and sing along to their favorite songs.” Visit www.facebook.com/Rockin-Raccoons-643373945847968 for more information about the band. Erica DiCeglie will perform Friday, Sept. 28. DiCeglie, an accomplished singer/songwriter, brings to the stage a sweet and soulful vibe with a hint of country air. She and her band perform regularly throughout the Tampa Bay area and beyond. She has opened for national acts such as Big Daddy Weave and Ginny Owens, and most recently for the Temptations at the prestigious Clearwater Jazz Holiday. “Some Rainy Day,” the rst release from DiCeglie’s upcoming EP “My Blue,” is now available on all music platforms. “I’ve always been singing, since I was a little girl, and I always knew that there is no greater joy than sharing the gift of music with others,” DiCeglie said. “The Tampa Bay area has a very unique music scene and it’s been very rewarding to be a part of it.” DiCeglie shared a glimpse at what concertgoers can expect when she and her band perform at Music in the Park. “As a singer/songwriter, I am inspired by a diverse range of artists,” she explained. “My band and I make our own arrangements of some of my favorites: Norah Jones, Aretha Franklin, Glen Campbell, Alison Krauss, Stevie Wonder – a mix of jazz, soul and country, and some of my original songs, as well. It’s always fun, classy and upbeat.” Visit ericadicegliemusic.com for more information on DiCeglie. Comfort Zone will take the stage Friday, Oct. 5. The band burst onto the musical scene six years ago with their inaugural gig taking place at the prestigious Ruth Eckerd Hall as the preconcert entertainment for Crosby, Stills and Nash. Hailing from Treasure Island, Comfort Zone has performed for thousands at concerts, festivals, private events and select clubs. This powerful six-piece band features four lead singers and delivers music from classic icons such as Queen, Styx, CSN, The Rolling Stones and the Little River Band. In addition, Comfort Zone performs hits from contemporary bands such as Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, The Band Perry and more. Every member of the band developed a love of music at an early age. Each can recall what inspired them to start performing. “The rst Chicago record did it for me,” said Brad Yerger, singer. “Heard it and was hooked for life to perform.” For Cherie Leal, singer, the inspiration came from her musical family. She said she “can’t remember a time I wasn’t singing.” Watching Don Kirchner’s Rock Concerts did it for Ray Boucher, guitarist. “I started playing at 12 years of age and couldn’t imagine doing anything other than playing guitar,” he said. Drummer Tom Baumgartner started at 12 years of age. Hearing Grand Funk Railroad, Boston and Styx on the radio, he knew this was what he wanted to do. Bassist Howard Kleinfeld sums up his inspiration in one word: “Beatles.” Keyboard player Bert Hansen learned to play piano at age 6 and began performing at age 10. Visit www.comfortzoneband.com for more information about the band. Closing out this year’s series, LaTraia Savage will bring her Divas of Soul tribute show to Seminole City Park Friday, Oct. 12. According to her website, Savage is a vocalist well known for covering a wide variety of genres including jazz, R&B, country, big band, dance, Motown and more. She’s opened shows for several national acts including Alicia Keys, Chris Brown, SOS Band, Frankie Beverly & Maze and Brian Culbertson. Currently she is on the road with her Divas of Soul tribute show. Savage performs hits from Tina Turner, Whitney Houston, Donna Summer, Beyonce, Diana Ross and several others. For more information about Savage, visit latraiasavage.com. FEST, from page 1BStolz said it was an adjustment to use an electric wheel, but she was able to make the transition. She is now a member at the Clay Center of St. Petersburg where her work is on exhibit and available for purchase. “My work is also on display and available for purchase at the Cat’s Meow in Pineville, Georgia, near Calloway Gardens and at Creativity in Largo,” she added. Also taking part in this year’s festival are Christine and David Goshorn of Largo. Christine and David have been making jewelry ever since attending jewelry classes together in the early 1980s. They make all their work from materials such as sterling silver, 14k gold, dichroic glass and Swarovski crystals. All work is done in their fully equipped jewelry shop in Largo, and exhibited at ne art festivals across the Southeast United States. Palm Harbor’s own MaryAngela Smith will be on hand at the festival with her paintings. “When I was in preschool, my favorite time of way was when I was allowed to draw and paint,” Smith said. “I preferred nature as my source of inspiration. Today, my work re ects my move from Ohio, where I studied ne art at the University of Toledo, to the Gulf Coast of Florida.” Smith is inspired by the beauty of the many beaches and sea life. These, combined with the color palette, work together to form the body of work created in her “Textured Treasures.” “Realism was once my style of choice,” Smith said. “Now the freedom I have found in mixed media has captivated me. No longer bound by technical rigidity, I combine several elements together to bring a unique, 3D element. My coastal scenes invite you to touch the artwork and experience the tactile qualities of each piece. I use many different mediums, such as acrylic, oil and pen and ink, with each piece being an adventure in combined mediums, and embedded, found objects.” Other Pinellas craft artisans scheduled to participate in this year’s festival include Amanda Harris of Clearwater, Amy Wiley of Palm Harbor, Don and Cristina Williams of St. Petersburg, Ken Rosenberger of Safety Harbor, Mark James of St. Petersburg, Rasa Saldaitis of Pinellas Park and Robin Short of Gulfport. American Craft Endeavors produces some of the nation’s high-end juried craft shows in many of Florida’s vibrant downtown areas and popular tourist destinations including the Siesta Key Craft Festival, Sarasota; Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival, Dunedin; and the Downtown Delray Beach Craft Show, Delray Beach. The group’s founders personally select unique, culturally rich cities and towns for their show locations, providing a complete outdoor experience unmatched by other festivals. All crafters are handselected from hundreds of applicants in order to ensure a superior event featuring diverse art media and the highest quality of original handmade crafts. CRAFTY, from page 2BPhoto courtesy of TROP ROCK JUNKIESThe Trop Rock Junkies will kick off this year’s Music in the Park series performing Friday, Sept. 7, 7 p.m., at the park. Photo courtesy of COMFORT ZONEComfort Zone will take the stage Friday, Oct. 5. or from other very generous community minded donors. Volunteer local long arm quilters add the artful patriotic quilting to each piece. When completed these quilts are presented to those well deserving “heroes” living in our community. The public is invited to view the quilts during business hours, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Scorpions to play Amalie ArenaTAMPA – Scorpions, one of the most iconic and in uential hard rock bands of all time, continue to celebrate more than 50 years of rock on their Crazy World tour. Currently, the band is in the midst of a month-long run of concert dates which will include a performance Friday, Sept. 14, 8 p.m., at Amalie Arena, 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Tickets start at $46.75. Call 800-745-3000 or visit ticketmaster.com for tickets. For venue information, visit www.amaliearena.com. “When our album ‘Crazy World’ was released back in ‘91, right at the end of the cold war, we toured around a world that was pretty crazy back then, but there was so much hope in the air for a more peaceful future,” said Klaus Meine, lead singer of Scorpions. “Now 26 years later, things are getting crazier every other day. After all these years, ‘Crazy World’ is still a good motto for our upcoming world tour. We are very much looking forward to seeing all of you out there.” With over 100 million records sold around the world, the band will play fan favorites from their incredible catalogue including “Wind of Change,” “Still Loving You,” “Rock You Like A Hurricane,” “Send Me An Angel” and many more. 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