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BRIEFS Coalition to hear from sheriffs officialsThe State Road 200 Coalition will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 9, at the Collins Health Resource Center, building 300, suite 303, at TimberRidge Medical Park on Southwest 110th Street, off State Road 200 in Ocala. The meeting begins at 1 p.m., with refreshments available at 12:30. Officials from the Marion County Sheriffs Office, possibly including Sheriff Ed Dean, will speak. The meeting is open to the public. Dinner Theater at CFEnjoy an evening of entertainment and dining when the College of Central Florida Foundation presents its 14th annual Dinner Theater production, Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig. Performances will be held Jan. 25 through 29, in the Webber Center at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Evening performances, Wednesday through Saturday, begin with dinner at 6 p.m. Matinee performances, Saturday and Sunday, begin with the meal at 12:30 p.m. Doors open 15 minutes before the meal. A full schedule is available at www.CF.edu/foundation, then events. Tickets are $55. The New York Post has called the production hilarious building up its laughs methodically shtick by shtick. Ludwig stuffs his play with comic invention, running gags and a neat sense of absurdity. Go and enjoy. This years production benefits the CF Foundations Promise for the Future Fund, helping the college develop educational programs based on community needs. For more information or for tickets, call Laura Wright at 352-854-2322, ext. 1416. To sponsor a table, contact Lisa Lombardo at 352-854-2322, ext. 1427. INDEX Bookmark...........................22 Cop Shop............................19 Marion Landing................13 Oak Run.................................3 Obituaries...........................12 OTOW...................................20 Out to Pastor.....................10 Pun Alley.............................21 Puzzles.................................16 Spruce Creek North`.......17CitizenS UTH MARION Serving S.R. 200 Communities & Businesses FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2012 VOLUME 17 NUMBER 32 www.smcitizen.com 24 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Residents who want to find out more about their local government will soon have an opportunity to do so. Marion County is now accepting applications for its 2012 Citizens Academy, a free 10-week program where local residents and business owners can get an inside look at county government and its operation, services and challenges. Citizens Academy participants will attend sessions on a different department or facet of county government each week. Sessions last approximately three hours and include presentations, tours and hands-on activities at various county locations. Past academy experiences have included touring the Marion County Animal Center and Baseline landfill, designing a park and even serving as a commissioner for a day. Planned areas for this years academy include: Community Services, County Engineer, Growth Management, Public Library System and Utilities among many others. The academy begins in March. Marion County residents or business owners ages 18 and older are eligible to attend. All participants must complete a registration form and be accepted prior to attending and go to a minimum of eight of the 10 sessions to graduate. For more information or to apply, visit www.marioncountyfl.org/citizensacademy.htm. Countys Citizens Academy accepting new applications PHOTO BY RON RATNERNew police chief Greg Graham, left, new police chief of the city of Ocala, poses with Mayor Kent Guinn at Tuesdays City Council meeting. Graham was approved by a 3-1 vote. He is a former assistant chief who left several years ago to become chief in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. PHOTO PROVIDEDToys for Tots donationSouthern Style Hair recently collected more than $400 and a box of toys for the Toys for Tots program. From the left are Jim McCarthy and George Robinson of Toys for Tots, and Donna Hawley of Southern Style. Occupy Ocala will hold its first rally of 2012 on Saturday, Jan. 7, at 9:30 a.m. with a general assembly at 10 a.m. to discuss participation in major upcoming national demonstrations. Those attending are asked to park in the empty lot at the northwest corner of Magnolia and East Silver Springs and gather in front of the Insomniac Theater. Further info at www.occupyocala.com or Facebook. Occupy Ocala to rally on Saturday A special holiday gift, straight from the heart BY PRISCILLA GEISSAL West Marion MessengerWe often see the Big Red Bus or other mobile units parked in various locations; and, if you are like me, we say to ourselves, I ought to stop and give blood today. Maybe we domaybe we cannot at that particular time, but that big bus reminds us that some things can only come from one person to another. Recently, I made one of my trips to the bus when it was parked at Walgreens at the corner of Southwest 60th Avenue and State Road 200. It is my most familiar location since I pass there at least once nearly every day. This time was not very different from other times, but it was still special to me. Slightly over a year ago, my husband had 18 transfusions in a 12day period. I still am amazed that he lived through that particular ordeal; but thanks to the generosity of kind people who donate blood on a regular basis, he is still alive and kickin as he likes to say. This time there were three guys working in the bus, and they were all amazing. The one who worked with me is Greg Gallagher, who is a retired U.S. Navy corpsman whose wife told him that being in his 50s is just too young not to be still working. So, he now is working with those who are willing to give a very personal gift to an anonymous person who will need their help. As the New Year of 2012 begins, I would personally like to encourage those who can to do this very simple act that could well be the life or death difference for another person. It does not take long it is (relatively) painless you get juice and cookies and often there are other perks like movie tickets and gift cards. The latter is the least important, but it does show how the local businesses participate by sponsoring this special need that we always have in our community. When you see the Big Red Bus or any of the other locations where you can be of help to another human being, please think about how valuable your contribution is to others who have no way of thanking you. So on behalf of my family and many others who still have a loved one because of the generosity of those who give thank you! Your gift from your heart is appreciated from the bottom of our hearts. Happy New Year! PHOTOS BY PRISCILLA GEISSALThe Big Red Bus parked in Walgreens parking lot on Dec. 27 attracted a number of donors. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 23 www.smcitizen.com 2 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Fine, she disappeared completely last week. Cold, of courseA polar bear went into a restaurant and ordered, Ill have a ham and cheese sandwich. The waiter asked, Why the long pause? The bear replied, I dont know. Ive always had them. Dont monkey aroundThe city council is going to get rid of the monkey bars at the elementary school. Thats a good idea. Why do you say that? Kids shouldnt drink with monkeys. Weighty decisionLois and her mother were discussing their mutual weight problem one evening, when Lois challenged her to a contest. She said to her mother, If you lose the most weight in the next month, I will pay you $20. If I lose the most weight, you will pay me the $20. All right, anything for an incentive. said the mother. But lets wait two weeks before we start. There are some things I have to eat first. Dieting made to orderI believe you are thinner than the last time I saw you, Mrs. Kane. Are you taking treatments or dieting to lose weight? Oh, no, Im losing weight because of all the trouble Im having with my new maid. Why dont you fire her? Im going to, just as soon as she worries me down another ten pounds. Political dietPresident Obama recently had a physical exam. His doctor said Obama is physically active, eats a healthy diet, and stays at a healthy weight. So now Im really starting to doubt whether he was born in this country.Dick and his wife Jane live in Oak Run. PUN CONTINUED FROM PAGE 21 Homeschool help availableAre you a Marion County Homeschooler looking to make more friends for trips, projects, outings and play dates? Are you thinking about homeschooling and would like a place to ask questions, get advice or voice concerns? Be sure to check out an inclusive, everyone is welcome group that is very active and always looking to make new friends. 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T he Oak Run Veterans Association invites all residents of Oak Run to attend a very special presentation at our meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Orchid Club. We will start the New Year with a great speaker, David Dilley, CEO of Global Weather Oscillations. He will talk and give a power point presentation about hurricane risk predications and climate change cycles. (Remember what Mark Twain said about the weather, if you dont like it, wait a minute and it will change.) Do not miss this rare opportunity. Come early as we expect a capacity crowd. A raffle will be held to raise money for the 2012 Honor Flight. Showcase of StarsIf you were not able to make the Showcase holiday show in December, you missed a great show indeed. But now you have another opportunity to have your talented neighbors entertain you. Shopping is over, wrapping is done. Decorations have been put away. Visitors are gone (or youre back home). Come relax, laugh, and have fun with the Showcase of Stars as they present Songs for Everyone tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 7, at 7 p.m. at Palm Grove. Admission is free, there will be 50/50 and door prizes. If you have questions call Ron Manford at 352-8618295. Ambassadors Ticket Price Clarification The Oak Run Newsletter for January provided erroneous information about the upcoming stage show, The Atlantic City Boys. The cost is $15. Individual ticket sales will be on Monday, Jan 9, in the Orchid Club card room from 8 to 10 a.m. and on Tuesday, Jan. 10, in the Orchid Club lobby from 9 to 10 a.m. Please keep in mind for the rest of 2012 that all Ambassadors show tickets are $15 per person and all dances are $6 per person. (Columnists Note: Everyone I talked to who had seen the stage show, The Jersey Boys, raved about it. Now we have an opportunity to see a tribute to this great show right here in Oak Run!) New England ClubVery warm wishes to everyone for a happy New Year and a prosperous 2012. The first meeting of 2012 is to be held on Jan. 19 at the Orchid Club. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting starting at 5:45 p.m. and dinner to be served at 6 p.m. The signup dates are Monday, Jan. 9, and Friday, Jan 13, in the Orchid Club lobby from 10 a.m. until noon. The cost of the dinner is $12 and annual dues of $6 should be paid at this sign-up (separate checks please). The featured entertainment of the evening will be our famous auction, so please bring a new, or nearly new, wrapped gift of a value of at least $3. Please, no food or food products this year. The menu has yet to be decided, but will be catered by Angela and will include salad, choice of the main course and dessert. Coffee and tea will be available, but you may bring a beverage of your choice. Please bring cash for the 50/50 drawing and for the auction. Door prizes will be awarded. The new board hopes all members will come. Thank you for your loyalty, and please, bring a friend. New members are always welcome and very much appreciated. Any questions? Call Cecilia at 352-8545836. Photography ClubThe January Photography Club program at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 9, at the Orchid Club will feature Juan Pierre (J.P .) Leemans and his Critter Collection. J.P will demonstrate how an ordinary, non professional person using an ordinary camera can achieve extraordinary results by being observant, patient, and diligent. Art Holt will conduct a photo review showing members best holiday and other photographs. Art Club of Oak RunDont miss a wonderful demonstration of watercolor painting by awardwinning artist Jeanne Conrad. Come to the Island Club on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 9:30 a.m. to watch Jeanne create her wonderful paintings of Florida wildlife. All Oak Run residents are invited to attend. Members free, guests $3. Our new session of art lessons begins with drawing on Jan. 11, oil or acrylic, Jan. 17, pastel, Jan. 24 and watercolor, Jan. 25. All classes welcome beginners and you may sit in on a class to see if it suits you. No early sign up needed. Just bring a check for $60 to the first class. All classes start at 9:30 a.m. in the Island Club. Dont forget to buy a raffle ticket so you can win What! No Cell Phone? by Margarethe Nachbar. The winner will be announced at our 20th Annual Art Show on Feb. 25, but you need not be present to win. Tickets sales are Saturday, Jan. 14, Wednesday, Jan. 18, Saturday, Jan. 28 and Saturday, Feb. 11, from 8 to 10 a.m. in the Orchid Club lobby. Proceeds from the raffle will go toward an art scholarship at CCF. Library, copy machine hoursThe Oak Run library is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ORHAs copy machine, located in the library, is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Little Theatre In Little Theatres March play, Sex Please Were Sixty, we are fortunate to have in our cast the very talented duo of DiAnne and Lenny Klatt. Fortunate because when they are not busy with on-stage rehearsals, they are busily engaged in running Lennys law practice down Highway 200 a piece. Theyve been principals in both theatre groups for the past several years and so busy with their dual occupations as lawyers and thespians that only recently have they had an opportunity to take a delayed European honeymoon. In the current play DiAnne in the role of Hillary Hudson is a beautiful, well educated, articulate and sophisticated woman, much the same as real life. She is an old friend of Henry Mitchell, played by Lenny but soon falls under the spell of Bud the Stud only to also find out that he is a two-timer. Henry Mitchell, her old friend is a retired chemist, and as Mrs. Stancliffes gentleman caller he is mild mannered and has proposed to Mrs. Stancliffe every day for twenty years. She always turns him down however, and out of frustration he develops a new pill to increase the libido in menopausal women. The results turn out to be different as he and Bud come to respect the mood swings menopausal women go through. Ticket sales in the Orchid club in January will be Jan.10 from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m., Jan. 14 from 8 to 10 a.m., Jan. 25 from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m., Jan. 28 from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 6:45 p.m. Palm Grove Club sales will be Jan. 9 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. For more information about tickets, call Diana Schmidt regarding dinner theatre tickets at 352-8737243. For all other shows call Linda Noel at 352-8739908. Neighborhood 12 NewsA Valentines Day dinner is in the works for all residents of Neighborhood 12. It will be held at Bella Cucina in Oak Run on Feb. 14 at 5:30 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $16 and will be a buffet consisting of a fresh fruit salad, pot roast,Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 3 www.smcitizen.com 22 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Add Up TheSAVINGSwith a Name Address City State Zip Phone 10 Words $8.20 Per Week 44 For Each Additional Word Pricing Includes Online All Ads Must Be Prepaid All Credit Card s Accepted 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 10WORDS$8.20+44AWORD(IncludesOnline)=TOTAL For your convenience, mail with payments to South Marion Citizen office at 8810 SW SR 200, Unit 104, Ocala, FL 34481 or call...Serving S.R. 200 Communities & Businesses CallTollFree1-877-676-1403 CLASSIFIEDAD SMC_CLASS_AD_FORM_3_9_11 0 0 0 A 7 N 7 Be at least 18 years of age. Possess a valid drivers license. Possess proof of liability insurance. Routes are 7 days a week, early morning hours. 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Lots of extras. $70,500 Check list #ORL27190 BuyOwner.com352-861-5666 Inverness Homes Have it all! Inverness Highlands, S.Carol Terrace. Huge 1 Family. Major updates youll enjoy only in a new home. Owner down sized, will negotiate. In natures paradise this 4 bedroom 3 bath on 2.8 acres fits a family with children who love to play explorer. Own deep well (no water bills!), plus new whole-house water treatment system, 16x34 in-ground screened pool with fountain and lights. New 2-zone energy efficient heat/cool; new full attic R-30 insulation; new attic solar fan; new ducts/vents; updated bathrooms, 2 new AirMaster air cleaning units to remove dust, pollen, mold spores. Majestic trees. Extra long concrete driveway. Watch the deer play from the lanai or living room window. Newer (2002) Timberline roof, ridge vents, 7 solar tubs thru out the house. Two hot water heaters. Wired for generator. Completely chain link fenced. Corral your horses, park your boat or RV. ON property 7 palm trees value $10K each. Occupancy at funding. Approx. 2700 sq ft under air. $209,900. (Price below Estimate Zillow.com) Contact owner, 352-556-1510, 352-238-6274 email: rosepub@excite.com L ET U S W ORK F OR Y OU CALL TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403South Marion CitizenClassifieds Get Results! Wanted to Buy TASHAS TOWING We buy Junk and Unwanted cars. 352-426-4267 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE AnyAr ea Condition or Situation. Call (352) 726-9369 Sale or Rent CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 on land, remodeled rent $600. long or short Sell $54K OBO (352) 307-4564 LECANTO 55+ FOR RENT OR SALE 1/1, Furnished $525. 2/2 Furnished $550. 352-287-9175, 746-1189 Rent: Houses Unfurnished 55+ SPRUCE CREEK NORTH2 Bd/2Ba/2 car garage excel. cond. scrn. lanai Immed. occupancy $650 mo. Includes ammenities (352) 266-0516. Real Estate For Sale PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 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Ave. (US 41-S) Inverness (352) 637-9588 AB1667-AU2246 12% BP-2% ca.disc Veterans Association all Oak Run invited to Jan. 18 meeting O AK RUN C W Carol AnnWheeler PLEASESEEOAK RUN PAGE7 D ont mistake this book for a treacly Christmas story. The angel makers of the title are actually brutalized, embittered Hungarian women, circa WWI, who dispatch their loutish husbands to a different realm with the aid of arsenic. Touted as fiction inspired by true events, Angel Makers begins quietly with the narration of teenage village pariah Sari Arany. She describes the circumstances that led to the wholesale slaughter of the returning soldiers. With the outbreak of World War 1 the village had been emptied of all ablebodied men, including Saris fianc, Ferenc, son of the wealthiest family in this remote village on the Hungarian plain. Left on their own the women thrive and experience happiness for the first time. Handsome Italian prisoners bivouacked nearby furnish excitement for the romance-starved women. The Italians are so unlike their rough husbands with their harsh Magyar speech. In fact, to the women Italian sounds like bubbles under water. Nobody is really looking forward to the end of the war. To an outside observer, the village looks perhaps like any other, men and women going about their daily business, but anything more than a cursory glance shows that while the women are Magyar, the men are Italian and still dont sleep in the village. Everything has slipped sideways into an approximation of normal life, and unlike a life that has been turned entirely upside down, it has become very hard to remember what things were like before, or to imagine that it could have been much better than the current state of affairs. But the war does end and in 1918 the men return to the village. War has made even the mild-mannered Ferenc depressed and violent. Sari, having had her own dalliance with Italian prisoner Marco, fears that Ferenc will challenge her pregnancy and try to kill her baby. Feeling she has no other choice this midwife and herbalist turns to arsenic. Still, in a village as tiny as Saris her murderous deed is scarcely a secret. In time the other abused women demand her help or threaten to expose her to the authorities. All told, its believed that between 150 and 300 villagers in this small region were poisoned in the decade following World War I. Author Gregson came upon a battered paperback about serial murders while on a train in Europe. Only a small section dealt with the Hungarian women but she saw the potential for a great story in the material. Angel Makers tells of women using arsenic on husbands B OOK MARK P W Pat Wellington 000A7CW NO WAITING CONVENIENTLY LOCATED ON US 19 CHILDREN WELCOME! 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E at, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we diet. Since Thanksgiving its been an epoch of dinners and parties with alluring food and drink. This week is Diet Resolution Week, a good time for you to think about controlling your figure. To start you on your way we look at a number of think or slim stories. Its BiblicalThe Bible class teacher read about the Israelites wandering in the desert. The Lord heard you when you wailed, If only we had meat to eat! she began. Now the Lord will give you meat. You will not eat it for just one day, or two days, or five, or ten or twenty days, but for a month, until you loathe it. When the teacher finished, someone said, Hey, isnt that the Atkins diet?Trickily thinAfter noticing how trim Ruths husband had become, a friend asked her how she had persuaded him to diet. Ruth replied, I put our teenage sons shorts in his underwear drawer.By the book After Sylvia took a job at a small publisher, the first books she was assigned to edit were all on the topic of dieting. Isnt the market flooded with these types of books? she asked another editor. How do we expect to turn a profit? Dont worry, he assured her. These books appeal to a wider audience. ShortsA successful diet is the triumph of mind over platter. A man went on diet and had his now oversized pants fall down as he entered a church. The priest called out, Repant, repant and thin no more! Seconds count, especially when dieting. Some people are no good at counting calories and have the figures to prove it. A diet is a weigh of life. With exercise, Ive managed to work all the fat from my stomach. Its all behind me now. Im on a garlic diet. Ive lost 14 pounds and 25 friends. The toy store sign said, Dont feed the animals. They are already stuffed. You know youre dieting when postage stamps taste good. When you start on a diet, the first thing you lose is your patience. Police arrested a man after finding a bag of marijuana hidden underneath a roll of fat in his stomach. It was a real a pot belly. I must be following my diet too closely. I keep gaining on it. Its time to start dieting when you stop walking and parts of you keep moving. Diet? Its easier to put-itoff than to take-it-off. AT&T and T-Mobile may be getting married. There will be a ceremony but, of course, no reception. My low-fat diet really works! The fat hangs lower every day. A diet is a short period of starvation preceding a gain of five pounds. How did your wife do with her slimming diet? Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 21 www.smcitizen.com A DVERTISING S AYS T O P EOPLE Heres what weve got. Heres what we do for you. Heres how to get it. Leo Burnett To advertise in the call 854-3986 4 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com SOUTH MARION Citizen The South Marion Citizen is a free community newspaper covering news of communities in southwest Marion County including Oak Run, Pine Run, Palm Cay, On Top of the World, Kingsland Country Estates, Countryside Farms, Marion Landing, Majestic Oaks, Hidden Lake, Woods and Meadows Estates, Paddock Farms, Saddle Oak Club, Deer Creek, Cherrywood Estates, Hardwood Trails, Candler Hills, Country Oaks, and Harvest Meadows, among others. Postmaster: Entered as Third Class Matter at the post office in Ocala, Fla., 34477. Problems getting the Citizen: If your community is listed above and the Citizen is not delivered to your home and you are having trouble getting the paper from boxes around the S.R. 200 Corridor, call 854-3986CONTACT INFORMATION(352) 854-3986 Fax (352) 854-9277 8810 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 103, Ocala, FL 34481 Editor Jim Clark Circulation Barbara Jaggers Inside Sales/Office Coordinator -Michel Northsea Advertising Sales Tom Rapplean and Susie Mirabile General Manager John Provost Deadline for news : Friday 1 p.m. the week before publication. Deadline for classified ads :Deadline for display advertising : Tuesday 4 p.m. before publicationMonday 5 p.m. before publication READER SERVICES I want to get news in the Citizen. Call editor Jim Clark at 352-854-3986 or send by e-mail to editor@smcitizen.comCommunity news and photos must be received by Friday the week before publication. Mail and photos may be left at the Citizenoffice in Kingsland Plaza. All contributions are subject to editing for clarity, taste, and style.Member of the Community Papers of Florida Saturday, Jan. 7 Chess Club to meet The chess club that formed at the Freedom Public Library meets the first Saturday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Grab your board and chess pieces and come on down. Interested persons are invited to attend for a rousing game of chess. Its your move! For more information, call Ron at 352873-2276. Gospel music at Joy Lutheran The Jacob Brothers Gospel Music Trio will perform at Joy Lutheran Church on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The Jacob Brothers, Bob and Mike Jacobs and Mike Lawyer, are gospel veterans and have been dedicated to the ministry spreading the Gospel through music since 1962. They have traveled extensively and produced more than 50 albums. For an unforgettable experience, with a program of versatility in gospel music, do not miss this event. A freewill offering will asked at this program. Joy Lutheran Church is on Southwest State Road 200 at 83rd Place, Ocala. For further information, call 352-854-4509 ext 221.Historical Novel Society meets The Florida Chapter of the Historical Novel Society meets on the first Saturday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Community Room of the Central Ridge Library in Beverly Hills. Everyone is welcome. The first Writers Retreat led by President Joyce Moore was a great success and the Chapter plans to offer more writers workshops in the New Year. All members are urged to attend on Jan. 7 for an important business meeting and election of officers. For more information call Marian Fox at 352-726-0162. Gentle chair yoga planned Gentle chair yoga at the Freedom Library will be from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. and continuing on Jan. 14, Feb. 4 and Feb. 11. For information, contact Ingrid Crane at 352-8547950. Sunday, Jan. 8 Friendship Fellowship SundayAfter the 10:30 a.m. Worship Service, please join our Fellowship Pot Luck Dinner New Years Traditions featuring dishes that are family traditions for a new year. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St., off State Road 200, Ocala, phone is 352-861-6182, website is www.ccomc.org.Concert at Countryside PresbyterianRay Cooper presents From Vaudeville to Broadway on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 3 p.m. If you enjoyed Southern Express you will love this concert as Ray Cooper was their drummer extraordinaire. Ray is a complete one-man show, in addition to the drums he plays the trumpet and ukulele-banjo, he sings, Community calendar tap dances and is a very funny comedian. He is a lifelong professional entertainer having performed on cruise ships, the Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA, Virgin Airways, Disney World and has played drums for many Hollywood stars when he was in California. He also appeared on film and television when his mentor was Jimmy Durante. Cooper will be performing such old favorites as Singing in the Rain, Oh you Beautiful Doll, Its a Wonderful World and Drummin Man.Reflections Church Moving Beginning Sunday, Jan. 8, Reflections Church will be moving down Citrus Springs Boulevard to Citrus Springs Middle School for Sunday worship services. The time of the service will remain at 10:15 a.m. Childrens Church and child care will be available. Worship services will continue at the Citrus Springs Community Center until the move on Jan. 8. If you have any questions please call 352-794-3326. Celebrate New Year with DeccaDecca Real Estate Corp invites all Oak Run residents to Blinging in the New Year on Sunday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Bella Cucina in Oak Run. Dessert and beverages will be served. Win door prizes and gifts. RSVP to 352-854-8787. Come celebrate the New Year with us.Wednesday, Jan. 11 Public bingo at the Moose Each Wednesday beginning at 1 p.m., bingo is played with opportunities to win big! Try your luck while supporting the Lodge and its charity endeavors. Everyone is welcome, with a variety of lunch selections. Located at 10411 S.W. 110th St., one mile north of the State Road 200 main entrance of Oak Run. Phone is 352-854-2200.Thursday, Jan. 12 Palm Cay GOP to meetOn Jan. 12, the Palm Cay Republican Club will be holding its monthly meeting at the Oasis Club in Palm Cay. The speakers for January are Chris Blair, who is running for sheriff of Marion County, Wally Wagoner who is a candidate for superintendent of schools for Marion County and Wesley Wilcox, assistant supervisor of elections for Marion County The meeting will begin promptly at 7 p.m. and last until 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served after the meeting.For more information please contact James Pettus, 352-438-9662.Lunch kicks off NARFE meeting The National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 2279 of Ocala, and their spouses, will meet at the Olive Garden Restaurant, Jan. 12, at 1 p.m. A meeting will follow the lunch. Friday, Jan. 13 Day of Caring deadline extended The deadline to sign up for United Way of Marion Countys 19th annual Day of Caring has been extended to Friday, Jan. 13. Day of Caring, which will be held Saturday, Feb. 25, offers businesses, individuals, organizations and civic clubs the opportunity to help local nonprofit human service agencies accomplish much-needed projects during one day of organized volunteerism. Volunteer work teams who are interested in participating or community non-profit organizations that have projects that need to be completed can fill out an application at www.uwmc.org. Deadline for volunteer teams and agency project applications must be returned to the United Way by Friday, Jan. 13. For information, contact Tina Banner at 352-732-9696 or tbanner@uwmc.org. Life Line Screening Christs Church of Marion County presents Life Line Screening, trusted by hospitals Nationwide, on Friday, Jan. 13. We Can Help You Avoid A Stroke. Five screenings are available Stroke/Carotid Artery, Heart Rhythm, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Arterial Disease and Osteoporosis Risk Assessment. All five screenings are only $149. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Preregistration is required. Please call: 1-800-324-1851. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St. off State Road 200, Ocala, phone is 352-861-6182, website is www.ccomc.org. Its Diet Resolution Week: Taking a look at getting slim P UN ALLEY D F Dick Frank PLEASESEEPUN PAGE23 Estate Planning Wills Trusts Real Estate Probate Corporations Medicaid Qualifying Tax Law No Charge for Initial Consultation The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualificati ons and experience. 7480 SW SR 200 Ocala, FL 34476 Robert A. Stermer, LL.M (TAX) Attorney At Law 000A71K 8 6 1 0 4 4 7 8 6 1 0 4 4 7 861 0447 000A5SG FREE Seminar National Cremation Society T h i n k i n g A b o u t Thinking About C r e m a t i o n ? Cremation? 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Saturday, Jan. 14 Bubblettes perform at Friends annual meetingThe annual meeting of the Friends of Freedom Public Library is scheduled for 1 p.m. in the meeting room on Saturday, Jan. 14. The membership will vote on a new slate of officers and revisions to the By-Laws. Following the meeting, the Friends present a variety show by The Bubblettes. This group performs regularly for several clubs at On Top of the World and elsewhere in Ocala. Some of the singers have performed in European churches, cruise ships and other places. Youre certain to enjoy this talented group. Show starts about 1:30 in the meeting room. Methodist men to serve breakfastTo all the Tired Reindeers out there, the Methodist Men will serve their famous and delicious all-can-youeat breakfast on Saturday Jan. 14 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. The event is at Ocala West United Methodist Church, 9330 S.W. 105th St., Ocala look for the signs. A complete menu with a wide variety of breakfast fare is offered for $5. Make plans now to bring your friends and attend. All proceeds help fund a variety of local charities. Monday, Jan. 16 Legion post to meet The Ralph J. Green American Legion Post 354, will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 16 at 1 p.m. in the community room of the Sheriffs Brian Litz Building, 9048 S.W. State Road 200. Try to arrive early to enjoy light refreshments and comradeship with fellow veterans. For more information, telephone Commander Fred Pulis at 352-854-9976. Thursday, Jan. 19 Air Force group to meetThe Red Tail Memorial Chapter 136 of the Air Force Association (AFA) will hold its January meeting on Thursday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Ocala Airport Administration Building 750 SW 60th Ave., Ocala FL 34474. Joe Lacey will present his power point on Lockheed L-1011. Everyone is welcome.Saturday, Jan. 21 Circle Square Health, Wellness ExpoThe 10th annual Health & Wellness Expo will be held on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Circle Square Cultural Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come and see what Ocala has to offer in the field of health care and learn the latest in medical advances. This is a free event. This years Expo is sponsored by On Top of the World Communities and Munroe Regional Medical Center (MRMC) and will feature various services offered by the hospital, including information on heart health, diabetes, stroke, nutrition and more. Representatives from area health-care related agencies will also be on hand to provide information and answer questions. Additionally, The Ranch Fitness Center & Spa and On Top of the World certified fitness instructors will offer a variety of exercise demonstrations throughout the day. Participate in the ZUMBA Fitness Jam on The Town Square at Circle Square Commons from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.; a donation of $5 per person will go towards the March of Dimes. The Circle Square Cultural Center is at 8395 S.W. 80th St. For more information, visit the website at www.CSCulturalCenter.com or call 352-854-3670.Scandinavian Club of Marion County The Scandinavian Club of Marion County invites people of Danish, Finish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish decent to join us at our next meeting on Jan. 21 at 11:30 a.m. in the ballroom at the Ocala Hilton, 3600 S.W. 36th Ave., in Ocala. The menu will be apple stuffed pork loin with mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, salad and desert. The entertainment by Honeys School of Dance. The cost is $16 per person. Reservations and payment must be made in advance. Payment must be received by Tuesday, Jan. 17. Checks to be made out to Don Clauson and mailed to Don Clauson, 5901 S.W. 86th Place Ocala, FL 34476. For further details call Don Clauson 352 861-1235 or Terry Rasmussen 352 347-8362. Saturday, Jan. 28 Moose Golf TournamentTeams are being organized for a golf tournament on Saturday, Jan. 28, to raise money for the Moose Lodge and its charitable endeavors. A shotgun start begins at 8 a.m. Prizes and awards for all participants followed by a chicken feast. This event is for members, friends and qualified signed up guests. For pricing and more information call Joe Edel at 352-237-1485. Tuesday, Jan. 24 Gospel music at Joy Lutheran Join us for an evening of praise and worship at Joy Lutheran Church on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. with Arizonans Dave Anderson and Kelly Patten. The concerts these men present includes gospel music, old-time Sunday school songs, contemporary Christian music and stories of Gods grace and mercy including The Rescue Story which has been heard by millions of people around the world. A free-will offering will be asked at this event. Joy Lutheran Church is on Southwest State Road 200 at 83rd Place, Ocala. For further information, call 352-854-4509 ext. 221.Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 5 www.smcitizen.com 20 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com A DVERTISING S AYS T O P EOPLE Heres what weve got. Heres what we do for you. Heres how to get it. Leo Burnett To advertise in the call 854-3986 Rally for Life scheduled to take place Jan. 28Rally for Life will take place on Saturday, Jan. 28, from noon to 2 p.m. in front of Ocala City Hall, 151 S.E. Osceola Ave. Parking is available all around the building and in government parking lots. In the past this rally was held on the Square, but this year has been moved to City Hall. Keynote Speakers will be Sisters of Life from New York, on the The Dignity of the Human Person and Building a Culture of Life. Read the classifieds BYELOISE HOLLYFIELD ejh2025@gmail.com Travel, learning opportunities, and a lovely open house event constitute this weeks OTOW Happenings. Master the PossibilitiesOur Master the Possibilities Center for Lifelong Learning is in full swing for the New Year! Next week features approximately 24 classes that are just beginning, and almost all of these have openings. The variety is indeed remarkable. Some of these new offerings include: a World Cultures series that will feature Japan; a presentation by a retired British Inspector on the differences and similarities between US and English policing; two films series (free to all); wellness classes; computer offerings; and hands on art. Im sure theres something for everyone, and this is just the beginning of 2012! The catalog, available online, at the Center (8415 S.W. 80th St.), and Freedom Library has over 500 learning opportunities, and the Center is always adding more. You can view the catalog online and register there as well at www.masterthepossibilities.com, go to the Center itself or by phone by calling the registration line 854-3699. Both the online and telephone registration line services for registering are available to you 24/7. Why not make attending classes at Master the Possibilities one of your (kept) New Year resolutions? You will be surprised by the quality of these offerings! OTOW Lions ClubPDG Lion Estelle Clark held an open house on New Years Day for fellow Lions Club members, family and friends. Being a Southern lady, she served the traditional meal for this special day: ham; black-eyed peas; rice; biscuits, and, of course, many different types of desserts, including homemade pecan pie, and beverages! Hors doeuvre offerings included crackers with a nice selection of cheeses and olives. It was a lovely event where old friends came together and new ones were made the perfect day to start the New Year!On the Road Again The Smoky Mountains and Pigeon Forge Show trip scheduled to depart on Nov. 11, is almost sold out. If you want to go on this seven-day motor coach extravaganza, dont procrastinate call Bob Woods ASAP The Cape Cod and Marthas Vineyard motor coach trip, departing on Sept. 15, includes visits to many historic locations on and around the Cape and Marthas Vineyard. Looking a year ahead, a new cruise has been added to the 2013 schedule. This trip will be on board the Jewel of the Seas and will leave from Tampa on Jan. 19, 2013 for Cozumel and Key West. There are great prices available for early bird bookings, including a $50 shipboard credit per cabin. Prices include transportation, government taxes, port fees, and more. For itineraries, pricing, and other information, or to get a flyer about upcoming trips, contact Bob by phone at 352-854-0702 by phone or visit his website at www.bobwoodsontheroadagain.com. Happy New Year, everyone! Learning in full swing at Master the Possibilities OTOW HAPPENINGS Unique opportunity with Hospice Journey Singers.Hospice of Marion County invites you to consider a unique volunteer service. The Journey Singers offer songs for healing and comfort at the bedside of the ill or dying. Our a capella group offers music that includes liturgical, secular, calming and melodic pieces. Rehearsals take place on Wednesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. at the Hospice Education Center. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 19 www.smcitizen.com 6 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com enjoy a show at the Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theatre, tour beautiful Belle Meade Plantations, visit Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, and ride the Lookout Mountain Incline Railway in Chattanooga. There will also be time to explore on your own. A deposit of $75 is due upon signing. Single occupancy is $180 additional, and travel insurance of $45 per person is recommended. For more information, please see the flyer posted on the Travel Board. Diane Bress is Marion Landings Activities Director and an employee of Leland Management, Inc. LANDINGCONTINUED FROM PAGE 14 Marion Countys Most WantedSamantha Day 31, felony violation of probation count 1 possession of oxycodone; count 2 grand theft. Latoya Wallace 26, violation of probation count 1 retail petit theft. Cody Calton 26, felony warrant count 1 dealing in stolen property; count 2 grand theft; count 3 falsification to ownership to pawn broker. Daniel Moriarty 26, felony violation of probation felony battery. Kieonne Brown 22, felony warrant count 1 grand theft; count 2 dealing in stolen property; count 3 falsification of ownership to pawn broker; felony warrant count 1 burglary of dwelling with a firearm; count 2 possession of firearm by felon; count 3 grand theft. James Brown 33, felony violation of probation driving while license suspended revoked cancel. If you have information, call Crime Stoppers at 368-7867. A Florida Highlands man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly fired a gun into the ceiling of his own house to get the tenants there to move out. James Samuel Land, 51, of Southwest 150th Street, was arrested after the incident. An Ocala woman faces four charges after being stopped while driving on West State Road 40 when a deputy noticed her vehicle failing to stay in a single lane while traveling 30 mph in a 50 mph zone. Elizabeth M. Jordling, 25, of the 11200 block of Northwest 8th Lane, faces charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, DUI and driving while license suspended. Deputies said her license was suspended for failure to pay traffic fines the day before the Dec. 28 arrest. A 47-year-old woman was accused of retail grand theft after an incident on Dec. 20 at Walmart on State Road 200. Toni Basso Lemming of 147th Lane Road was accused of taking electronic video games and household items and attempting to leave the store. She resisted when security personnel tried to detain her, but was located across State Road 200 and taken back to the store. Another retail theft case, this time petit theft, resulted in the arrest of Bobby James Brown, 31, of Southeast 30th Street. According to the report, the store security personnel allegedly saw Brown take some items such as razor blades, toothbrushes and headlights, and then conceal them in his pants after he went to the mens department. He then attempted to leave the store. He was arrested for reetail petit theft and, because he had no photo ID, was taken to jail and held on $250 bond. Man allegedly shoots into ceiling to scare tenants away COP SHOP Read the classifieds 0 0 0 8 P Z 9 Tuition Free Tax School L e a r n t o p r e p a r e i n c o m e t a x e s Learn to prepare income taxes i n o u r t u i t i o n f r e e t a x c o u r s e in our tuition free tax course Small fee for books and supplies www.libertytax.com 8720 SW Hwy. 200, Ocala, Fl 34481 352-368-2207 00094RW Your Full Service Jeweler HRS: M-F 9-5 SAT 9-1 Fine Jewelry Fast Repairs Patricia & Richard Laugen Gemologist AJP Goldsmith Friendship Center 8441 SW SR 200 Ste 101 237-2240 B UYING G OLD N OW B ATTERIES I NSTALLED C USTOM D ESIGNS R EPAIRS W ATCH & C LOCK R EPAIRS A PPRAISALS N EXT T O F RIENDSHIP B ARBERS G e m G a l l e r i a J e w e l e r s Gem Galleria Jewelers 00094SI Willits Financial Services, Inc. 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Specializing in the like new cars without the hassles of a new car dealer! 00095PY Time Round 2 nd Across from Jasmine Plaza located in Neighborhood Retail 7256 SW 62nd Ave. Suite 4 352-433-8378 000955K 2nd Time Around Furniture & Home Decor Consignment 000955B The Dressing Room #1 Resale of Ladies Fine Apparel, Formal Wear, Bridal Wear, and Jewelry Dressing Room Across from Jasmine Plaza located in Neighborhood Retail The 352-237-5478 7256 SW 62nd Ave. Suite 3 Representing Ocala area residents for over 39 years The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements Before you decide, ask us to send free written information about our qualifications and experience. 237-9225 W.E. BISHO P J R. Attorney At Law Admitted to the Florida Bar in 1965 ESTATE PLANNING WILLS TRUSTS and PROBATE REAL ESTATE CORPORATIONS 7743 S.W. S.R. 200 Next to the Mulch & Stone Emporium 00094D1 0 0 0 9 5 U 5 A Common Sense Approach to Health Care 6035 SW 54th St., Ste. 200 Ocala 352-671-1830 www. P ersonal C are M edical P ractices.org 00095AJ Senior Living where... Our Family is Committed to Yours. Assisted Living Memory Care 9070 SW 80th Ave., Ocala, FL 34481 (352) 861-4444 ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY #9441 0009GQF L OCAL S H O P L OCAL S HO L OCAL D INE L OCAL L OCAL B E L OCAL Support Your Neighborhood Businesses www.westmba.com 00095UB Independently Owned Susan Minicozzi Owner/Manager 97X12U9@curvesmail.com 6118 SW State Road 200 Ocala, Florida 34476 tel: 352-671-2878 fax: 352-861-6535 www.curveslocal.com/3229/ 00095TQ Second Chance Consi g nment 2 nd Chance Consignment Shoppe The BEST Place to SHOP! Peggy Bradshaw, Owner 6128 SW State Road 200 Ocala, Florida, 34476 352-861-1120 2009 Citizens Newspaper Readers Choice Winner 00095SN 11100 SW 93 Ct. Rd. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 7 www.smcitizen.com 18 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com chicken marsala, rice pilaf and apple cobbler. This is the time to get together and see old neighbors and to make new friends. Just because the dinner will take place on Valentines Day does not mean it is only for couples. Singles are most welcome. Payment in advance will be collected at the Neighborhood 12 breakfast at Royal Oaks at 9 a.m. on Jan. 13. For more information call Sandy Wolfe.Oak Run TravelOn Saturday, Jan. 15, Paul and Emily Pike are hosting a trip to Ed Fletchers Dinner Theatre to see Lie, Cheat and Genuflect. The show is about two brothers, one of which has a gambling problem. He has borrowed money from loan shark Pizza Face Petrillo, who now wants his money back, or else. You have the recipe for a laughpacked farce of twists, puns and pratfalls as Tom strives mightily to compensate for Billys habitual errors. The Florida State Fair runs for 11 days and on Thursday, Feb. 16, the Flickingers will host a trip to the fair. You will pay your own entrance to the fair so that you will be able to purchase any additional attractions you desire. Besides the rides and exhibits, other venues during the fair include the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, which hosts horse races and other equestrian events. There will also be Cracker Country which demonstrates life in frontier Florida and exhibits from most counties of Florida, plus other agricultural and state organizations in the large Expo Hall. The Irish Rovers will appear at Ruth Eckerd Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 28, in a fun-filled show which started in Canada in 1963. This group has traveled all over the world to spread their Celtic strains that make you want to clap your hands, stomp your feet, or get up and dance. Call Wayne and Howardean Krueger so you dont miss this fantastic show. Renaissance WomenThe January luncheon will be at Outback on Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. For reservations call Nancy at 352-2376475. We will meet at Palm Grove on Jan. 22 at 2 p.m. to discuss future activities. All women of Oak Run, regardless of marital status, are invited to all Renaissance Women functions. Southern States Club The Southern States Club invites you to join us for 2012. In addition to our four dinners with entertainment, we are planning several day trips. Our first meeting of the new year will be a special Valentines Dinner at Palm Grove on Feb. 9 at 6 p.m. Look forward to something a little out of the ordinary with a Greek buffet prepared by Lakis Restaurant. The meal includes moussaka, chicken parmesan, tossed salad and Baklava for dessert. We also are thrilled that Roger Bourgault will be entertaining us once again with his great music! Ticket sales are Jan. 23 and Jan. 30 at the Orchid Club from 9 to 11 a.m. Cost for member is $13, for guests, $15. Dues for 2012 of $6 per person may be paid on these dates by separate check. Our first day trip will be to Tampa Bay Downs on Mar. 28. Details and sign up will be announced at the Feb. 9 meeting. Mark your calendars now for this fun event. For more information regarding Southern States, contact Bob Canning at 352-854-8015. Italian American Club Your board members hope you all had a happy holiday season and are looking forward to a brighter new year! Our Christmas party was enjoyed by all who attended. A very big thank you to Santa (Ralph Imbriale) and Mrs. Claus (Rosemarie Imbriale) who took time out of their busy holiday preparations to attend our celebration. We are not sure who had a better time, Santa or all our ladies. Photos taken during this party are free and will be available at either the Jan. 25 ticket sale or the Feb. 8 party Please be sure to pick up your photos. The Feb. 8 party will be our annual St. Judes fundraiser. Ticket sales will be in the Orchid Club on Jan. 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Additional details about the party will follow. Collection of dues will have been completed by Dec. 31. Based upon the new membership list, additional members will be added accordingly. New members please note that you will be contacted by phone during the week of Jan. 8. Please be sure to contact Karen Procaccinni or Eileen Leo with any announcements, i.e., birthdays, anniversaries, illnesses or deaths, As always, should you have any suggestions, complaints or comments, you may contact any board member.Royal Oaks Lady NinersDrop 2 Worst Holes was our last game of the year. Being so cold when we started playing must have affected everyone. It seems most of the ladies chose one or both of the first two holes to drop. Then the sun came out, warmed us and our golf games up, and scores improved. Cindy Kocher won the game. Eleanor Cerlenko was second and Ilene Simnowitz was third. Congratulations to Rae Stover who won the closest to the pin contest on hole #3, and also birdied the hole! All ladies living in Oak Run are welcome to play with the Lady Niners on Monday mornings. The teetimes are noted on the sign-up sheet in the ladies locker room. Royal Oaks Run Mens Golf On a cold morning on the 30th of December the mens golf group played its last game of the year 2011. Perhaps the weather contributed to the small turnout of 38 players, but no doubt holiday travel and visitors played an important part as well. The game was the usual three best net. The winners with a score of 189 were Sam Sample, Bruce Stover, Virgil Hein, and Paul Valois. Second with a 192 were Mark Best, Bill Staiger, Paul Colatruglio, and Dick Spano. Third with a 198 were Ron Catapano, Gene Topp, George Gariepy, and Pat Schiavo. Closest to the pin were Bob Gray, Sam Sample, George Gariepy, and Bob Gildea. We have it on good authority that Virgil Hein, who shot a 76, carried his team to victory. Congratulations, Virgil! So ends the year. We are looking forward to another banner year in 2012 with even greater participation from the members. Happy New Year!Tennis ClubWhat a wonderful holiday season that was had at the tennis courts. For tally tennis we had many visitors coming down and playing. What fun we all had. Now that the winter rentals are with us, we hope to see more tennis players at tally tennis which is at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. All residents of Oak Run are welcome. Just a word of caution for the early morning tennis players, courts one and two maybe a little damp, so be careful. The wind screens have been taken down, hoping that would help dry them off quicker Have patience, the net on court one may be replaced in the near future. The tennis committee is planning to have the first tennis mixer on Wednesday, Jan. 25. Watch the bulletin board for the sign up sheet. For some good tennis, be sure to watch the Australian Open.Send all items for this column to Carol Ann Wheeler at democratcarol@deccacable.com no later than the afternoon of the Friday before publication. Note there are no hyphens in the address. If you wish to call her, the number is in the Oak Run directory. You may send pictures as jpg attachments. Typed copy or hard copy photos can be placed in Carols cubby across the street from her house but should be submitted earlier as they take longer to process. The names of the people in all photos must be included. OAK RUNCONTINUED FROM PAGE 3 beautiful needlework and rode her exercise bike everyday. She made lap pads for shut-ins. Sheriff Ed Dean gave her a plaque for these donations which she proudly displayed on her wall. Did I mention that Ruth lost her sight many years ago? What a talented lady! She was 97 years old. Report on Christmas dinner partyCindy Hutchins reports more than 60 people attended the SCN Christmas dinner party. Turkeys and turkey breasts were served plus at each table someone brought different dishes to serve. There was a ton of food and everyone seemed to have good time. Entertainment was Music by George, 50/50 tickets were sold. Cindy Hutchins, Norm Simard and Joan Lalibery cooked the turkey. Joan McCarthy who does many things but did not cook the turkeys as reported in last months column. No social events are planned for January but there will be a Valentine dance in February. Time and date will be printed next month. New telephone booksI am not sure how many residents know how much work goes into new SCN phone books every year. New residents, new phone numbers, residents that have moved or passed away. All these changes have to be made. Norm Simard and Bill Jungers organized a group of people to help with this project. Fern Eberly, Cindy Hutchins, Marge Simard, Audrey Martin, Judy Jungers, Joan McCarthy, Parnell Anderson and Jan Liberio all helped with this task. Bill Jungers put a lot of his extra time to make sure the phone book will please the residents. The new 2012 book will be delivered to residents homes in a few weeks. Please watch for it in your newspaper slot. Newsletters for SCNNewsletters are distributed every month by Bob Nelson, Earl Whiting with Joan Laliberty helping when she can. These newsletters are delivered to the block captains who in turn deliver them to the homes on their block. More volunteers! What would we do without them? Pancake breakfast newsOn Nov. 26, SCNS pancake people served up breakfast at 8 a.m. Marge and Norm Simard organize this breakfast and work very hard to have this event for our community. We have a new pancake person, and he is Bob Nelson. Bob has had a lot of experience making pancakes ((church functions, etc.) and handled the job superbly. He is replacing Bill Miranda who did the job for many years and now has moved back up north to be with his family. We wish him well. The next pancake breakfast will be Jan. 28, mark your calendar. French toast, pancakes, sausages, juice, coffee or tea all for $3 per person. All communities are invited. Thank youA special thank you to Annette for the lovely compliment. Thank you to Charlie Reffitt for delivering the Citizen Newpaper to the residents of Spruce Creek North. Lets hope the brand new year brings a better economy with new jobs and happier hearts. Jan Liberio resides in Spruce Creek North with her hubby Jim. She can be reached via e-mail at Jnliber@aol.com or drop a message in the mailslots at the SCN clubhouse. SCN CONTINUED FROM PAGE 17 Auxiliary of VFW schedules dinnerThe Ladies Auxiliary of the Angela S. Santos VFW Post 4781, 9401 S.W. 110th St. have some important dates coming up please mark your calendars. In 2012 we are changing the dates for our LAVFW monthly dinners. They will now be held on the second Tuesday of each month. Jan. 10 will be our first dinner of the New Year. It will consist of roast loin of pork, potatoes, vegetable, 7-layer salad and apple crisp for dessert. The public is invited to attend. You can get your tickets at the post Canteen for a donation of $7. On Sunday, Jan. 15, the Florida State LAVFW President, Laura Love, and the National LAVFW President, Gwen Rankin, will be visiting our post. We will host a Meet and Greet in the late afternoon (estimated arrival 4:30 to 5 p.m.). It is an honor to have these two ladies come to our post, and we hope all our members will make an effort to come, greet them, and meet them. We look forward to seeing you there. Our annual Fashion Show will be held on Friday, Feb. 17 at the post. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon. Fashions will be provided by Bon Worth of County Road 484 and Interstate 75. Chairperson Marilyn French is in the process of making decisions on decorations, obtaining door prizes, and raffle items. 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W ell, 2012 rang in six days ago and I hope you all had a safe New Years Eve. All the big holidays are over for another year. It is sad to see all the Christmas lights and decorations come down. But 2013 will be here before you know it. As for hubby and I, there was no present under the tree that could compare with the greatest gift of having our youngest son, Jimmie, coming for a visit from Texas. It was so good to see him and we wished he lived much closer. It was quality time that is priceless. SCN Christmas tree As usual there were many residents who did the holiday decorations. Cindy Hutchins organized the inside decorating of the Clubhouse with many people helping trim the tree plus other decorations. Ray, the manager, did so much work and we thank him for his help and also to Cindy and her volunteers. Norm Simard had a crew working outside and they did a wonderful job putting all the lights on the outside of the Clubhouse. Thanks to all the volunteers who helped both inside and outside. Snacks were served after the work to all that helped. Every year we lose a few more helpers either to them moving away, passing away or for health reasons can no longer help. So to the new residents, if you would like to donate a few hours of your time. please let Norm Simard or Cindy Hutchins know as new help would be appreciated. Thank you to Jean Davis for reminding me of all these Christmas helpers. Euchre ClubDont forget Euchre is played every Monday at 7 p.m., but get there at 6:30. Sue and Ken Warner organize this group so please call them for additional information. Good-bye to RuthI was so saddened to hear of the passing away of Ruth Prescott. I interviewed her last February and featured her in the Citizen Newspaper on Feb. 25, 2011. She was a remarkable lady. She lived alone and prepared her own meals and did her own housework. She used to do Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 17 www.smcitizen.com W elcome to the next 11 months of the permanent campaign for the presidency. In between elections this political circus never leaves town. It was rumored, though weve never found confirmation, that President Richard Nixon whispered to his wife after the swearing-in ceremony: Keep waving! The re-election campaign begins on the way to the White House. Pollster Pat Caddell is credited with the concept of permanent campaigning for public approval. Caddell advised President Jimmy Carter to become a fulltime, every-day salesman for his own re-election including weekends, holidays, and vacations. The theory became a 1980 instruction book The Permanent Campaign written by Sidney Blumenthal, an advisor to President Bill Clinton. The George W. Bush presidency was the first two-term example of a skillfully managed permanent campaign. President Obama has demonstrated full mastery of the permanent campaign re-election strategy. Upon arrival at the White House he appointed 38 socalled czars to handle presidential responsibilities, the largest number of in-house advisers, directors, and special assistants in history. Unlike cabinet members, the czars dont undergo Senate confirmation. They come aboard as instant experts and directors of a wide range of national concerns financial stability, economic recovery, energy, climate change, weatherization, cyber security, domestic violence, health technology, green jobs, ethics, etc., etc., etc. The czars marching instructions are: The president selects policies and you guys do the work. While the president and his campaign advisers are on the road massaging voters and romancing financial supporters, www.smcitizen.com 8 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 W hen it comes to college football, some people need a geography lesson. Those kids on the show Are you Smarter than a Fifth Grader? would put some of them to shame. In college sports, SEC stands for the Southeastern Conference, not the Securities and Exchange Commission (although an antitrust investigation might be nice). The sports SEC released its schedule last week for this years football season. There are two new SEC members, and the University of Florida plays them both, traveling to Texas A&M and hosting Missouri. Missouri and Texas in the Southeast? Quick, grab a map and see what happened. The expansion is part of the recent expansion of major college conferences in a power grab by those leagues, much to the dismay of the smaller leagues, and leading to an even bigger mess in the Bowl Championship Series (the hated BCS). The SEC is not alone in the geography problem. The ACC, which stands for Atlantic Coast Conference, recently added Syracuse and Pittsburgh. To my knowledge, neither of those fine communities has a beach on the Atlantic. The Pac-12 (Pac standing for Pacific) added Utah and Colorado, and for a while considered Texas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State. I didnt know those six schools were on the Pacific Ocean. Then theres the Big 10, which doesnt have a geographic name, but has had 11 teams for years. Recently it added a 12th team, Nebraska, but it cant call itself the Big 12 theres already a conference with that name, although the Big 12 is down a couple of teams after some split for other conferences. All this math is making me dizzy. We wont even get into the Big East, which in basketball includes Notre Dame from Indiana. Anyhow, back to the Southeast. I personally dont consider anyplace where it snows regularly as part of the South. Tennessee is borderline, but Kentucky, regardless of its SEC ties, to me is up North. As for Missouri, I went there twice in the winter, and it was brutally cold. Thats not my idea of an SEC area. For those who care, heres Floridas 2012 schedule: Sept. 1, Bowling Green; Sept. 8, at Texas A&M; Sept. 15, at Tennessee; Sept. 22, Kentucky; Sept. 29, open; Oct. 6, LSU; Oct. 13, at Vanderbilt; Oct. 20, South Carolina; Oct. 27, vs. Georgia in Jacksonville; Nov. 3, Missouri; Nov. 10, Louisiana-Lafayette; Nov. 17, Jacksonville State; Nov. 24, at Florida State. Bowling Green, LouisianaLafayette and Jacksonville State? Wow! I could really go off my diet just thinking about those three cupcakes. Jim Clark is the editor of the South Marion Citizen. He can be reached at 352-854-3986 or at editor@smcitizen.com. PUBLISHER : GERRY MULLIGANREGIONALMANAGER: JOHN PROVOST EDITOR: JIM CLARK Citizen The opinions expressed in South Marion Citizen editorials are the opinions of the editorial board of the newspaper. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in letters to the editor and guest columns. Persons wishing to contact the editor should call 854-3986. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and community name, including letters sent via e-mail. Names and communities will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Not all contributions are printed. Letters longer than 550 words may be regarded as columns and printed on a space-available basis, and writers will be limited to one contribution per week. The deadline is one week prior to each Fridays issue. Send letters to: The South Marion Citizen Editor, 8810 S.W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@smcitizen.com. T wo weeks ago, we covered the story of a Tea Party Solutions meeting in which a candidate for the U.S. Senate, Ron McNeil, paid a visit and spoke. McNeil is one of about a dozen Republicans trying to unseat Democrat Bill Nelson. This was the major beginning of what will undoubtedly be a number of political gatherings and rallies as we prepare for the 2012 elections. Weve already had some events concerning the sheriffs race, but now things are starting to expand. McNeils visit was interesting. He brought along a band, which featured an impersonator who was very good and very entertaining. If you closed your eyes, you would think you were listening to Elvis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, a tipsy Dean Martin, and Neil Diamond. McNeil was also entertaining, with his down home humor and folksy sayings. One of his comments that we highlighted was that politicians in Washington should have two terms one in Congress and one in prison. That drew a laugh from the crowd. As we said, though, this was just the first of what should be many visits from candidates, and most of them will be just as unknown as McNeil, who has never run for public office before. The field will take time to develop and thin out. There will be those who will be serious and others who will quickly fade away. This, of course, isnt the only race. State representative and state Senate races are also going to impact Marion County, as well as the local choices for sheriff, school superintendent, School Board and County Commission. It will be an active political season, and unlike the presidential race, where your candidate could be eliminated by the good folks in Iowa and New Hampshire (if youre a Rick Perry fan, Tuesdays Iowa results are a real downer), all county residents will have a say in the local elections. So keep informed. Well try to keep tabs on all the local events that are open to the public. S UTH MARION In a free society a community newspaper must be a forum for community opinion. Opinion OUR VIEW COMMENTARY Here come the politicians SEC needs a lesson in geography Jim Flynn Columnist LETTER TO THE EDITOR The presidential campaign begins when it ends Politics is a dirty businessIts been said by many that politics is a dirty business. Its never been more evident than in the current Republican race to be the nominee for president in 2012. Having been on President Kennedys Inaugural Committee, worked for Congressman Del Latta of Ohio and serving on an advisory committee to Georgia Governor Zell Miller, I guess Ive brushed shoulders with politics and their many shortcomings. One funny aside. When I was working for Congressman Delbert Latta (R) of Bowling Green, Ohio, it was a given, that President Nixon was a shoo-in. But his insecurities brought him down. Over the years many newspaper columnists have broached the subject and directed jabs at not only the man but the party they represent. Even a president was not too kind to politicians. Thomas Jefferson once said, Whenever a man has cast a longing eye for offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct. No one could have said it better, but has. During the 20th century there were three journalists who stood out and embodied investigative reporting, Drew Pearson, Jack Anderson and H. L. Mencken. Of these three, I knew Jack Anderson, meeting him first when I was Public Relations Director for Stetson University. Jack Anderson was quite a man. A great family man but he had a sharp tongue for those politicians who were less than forthright. Anderson joined Drew Pearson in 1965 and wrote for the United Features Syndicate. Drew Pearson also wrote the column, Washington Merry Go-round. and it was felt Pearson was a muckraker, and he really could be. Then theres H. L. Mencken who wrote for the Baltimore Sun. I saw a One-Man Show, H. L. Mencken, put on a Hollywood star one time and it was great. Mencken once wrote, Under democracy, one party always deJim Clark Editor READER OPINIONS INVITED PLEASESEEFLYNN PAGE9 PLEASESEELETTER PAGE9 Read the classifieds Lots of Christmas decorations at Spruce Creek North S PRUCE C REEK NORTH J L Jan Liberio The Spruce Creek North Christmas tree. PLEASESEESCN PAGE18 All Primary Care Needs for Adults and Children Quick Primary Care, P.A. 000A70F Diabetes High Blood Pressure Cholesterol Management Heart Disease, including CAD, Heart Failure, etc. Lung Disease, including COPD, Asthma, Emphysema, etc. All Minor Emergencies School Physicals DOT Physicals Rajnikant B. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 9 www.smcitizen.com 16 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com czars should remain anonymous, avoid members of the press, and resist invitations to appear before congressional committees. Other aspects of the Obama permanent campaign included having Congress write the controversial Obamacare health legislation, while the president cleverly stayed out of sight. The president also gives speeches regularly about national problems which ought to be fixed, without presenting plans, programs, or solutions which might be twisted politically by those pesky Republicans. Mr. Obamas image may not be as tarnished as pollsters and Republicans think it is. He has mastered the art of sales pitching his agenda and expecting his czars and congressional Democrats to produce political results, with minimal presidential appearances. History may remember him as the passive president. The end of the primary season cant come too soon for Republican presidential contenders. Their welldressed herd of presidential wannabes has created obvious confusion among their own party members and undecided voters. At the same time, House and Senate Republican leaders cant seem to get their signals straight. They have become adept at letting seeming victories shrink into obvious defeats. Until the primaries have sorted out the peripheral players, Republicans will lack focus on the major issues of the 2012 election campaign unemployment and the economy; deficit spending and national debt; Medicare, Medicaid, and universal health care; size of government, and energy independence. Republicans will not win the White House if their platform is focused on social issues and the fate of the postal service. FLYNNCONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 votes its chief energies to trying to prove that the other party is unfit to rule and both commonly succeed, and are right. Does that sound like our political system today? According to our populace, the inpower party is always wrong. Obamas wrong now, both Bushes were really wrong, and Clinton was wrong, etc. Probably the only poor latter day presidents were Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, Reagan, and the two Bushs. Oh well, G.W. Bush and Reagan left office with the country in such debt, and disarray, the incoming president looked bad for it. Only one President, Bill Clinton left office with a huge surplus and Bush wiped that out in less than two years. Now Obama has to try and salvage Bushs mistakes and hes taking the hits for it. Oh well, politics as usual. Even listening to TV and print reporters, they have an innate quality to deride the incumbent president as always being the bad guy, not realizing those trying to seat him, are from the same cloth. Then there are real threats to our country, Congressmen John Boehner and Erik Cantor and Senator Mitch McConnell. Now theres a scary threesome. The Three Warlocks of Washington. Bill Ford Ocala LETTERCONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 Motion to go to conference; Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011 Vote Passed (229-193, 11 Not Voting)With this vote, the House rejected the Senates two-month extension of the Social Security payroll tax reduction and requested a conference to consider a yearlong extension. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) stated he would not call the Senate back into session. The standoff ended later in the week when the House agreed to pass the two-month bill and the Senate agreed to name conferees to work out a yearlong extension. Republican Rep. Rich Nugent voted YES Republican Rep. Cliff Stearns voted YES Republican Rep. Daniel Webster voted YES From MegaVote. Compiled by Alan Gold HOW THEY VOTED Moose Lodge activitiesFriday, Jan. 6: Baked or fried Fish / shrimp starting at 5 p.m., great dance music by Solid Gold to follow. Saturday, Jan. 7: Show Me the Money at 1 p.m., Queen of Hearts at 5 p.m., Pork Chop dinner followed by dance karaoke. Sunday Jan. 8: District meeting at West Marion at 1 p.m., TV NFL and golf. Monday, Jan. 9: Shuffleboard at 12:30 p.m., Mens general meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10: Moose Legion meatloaf dinner at 5 p.m. followed by karaoke of David Baldwin. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Bingo, open to the public, at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12: Cards and games beginning at 1 p.m., Spaghetti (all you can eat) starts at 4:30 p.m., table shuffleboard at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13: Baked or fried fish / shrimp starting at 5 p.m., dance karaoke to follow. Saturday, Jan. 14: Senior Prom dinner dance, chicken marsala and Roger Bourgault performing. Events are for members and signed in qualified guests only. AR I ES ( March 21 to April 1 9) A hectic period begins to wind down. Take time to draw some deep breaths and relax before getting into your next project. A long-absent family member makes contact. TA U R U S ( April 20 to May 20 ) Youre eager to move forward with a new challenge that suddenly dropped in your lap. But youd be wise to take this one step at a time to allow new developments to come through. G EM I N I ( May 21 to J une 20 ) Youre almost ready to make a commitment. A lingering doubt or two, however, should be resolved before you move ahead. An associate could provide important answers. CANCER (J une 21 to J uly 22 ) Caution is still the watchword as you move closer toward a decision about a new situation. If you act too fast, you might miss some vital warning signs. Go slowly and stay alert. L EO (J uly 2 3 to Aug. 22 ) Your new goal looks promising, and your golden touch does much to enhance its prospects for success. In your private life, Cupid does his best to make your new relationship special. VI R G O ( Aug. 2 3 to Sept. 22 ) That impatient side of yours is looking to goad you into moving before youre ready to take that big step. Stay calm and cool. Let things fall into place before you act. LI BRA ( Sept. 2 3 to Oct. 22 ) A legal matter you hoped could finally be settled could be a pesky problem for a while, until all the parties agree to stop disagreeing with each other. Be patient. SCORP I O ( Oct. 2 3 to Nov. 21 ) Partnerships personal or professional which began before the New Year take on new importance. They also reveal some previously hidden risks. So be warned. SA GI TTAR IU S ( Nov. 22 to Dec. 21 ) Your associates are firmly on your side, and that persistent problem that has caused you to delay some activities should soon be resolved to your satisfaction. CAPR I CORN ( Dec. 22 to J an. 1 9) Favorable changes continue to dominate, and you should be responding positively as they emerge. Someone wants to become more involved in what youre doing. A QU AR IU S (J an. 20 to Feb. 1 8) A friend wants to share a secret that could answer some questions youve wondered about for a long time. Meanwhile, travel aspects continue to be strong. P I SCES ( Feb. 1 9 to March 20 ) Stay on your new course despite so-called well-meaning efforts to discourage you. Rely on your deep sense of self-awareness to guide you to do whats right for you. BORN T HI S WEE K: You have the capacity to meet challenges that others might find overwhelming, and turn them into successful ventures. 2012 King Features Synd., Inc. Leisure 000A7Z8 Tours Tours Tours Tours Call to make a reservation for a lunch/tour. We would love to share with you what The Bridge Community is all about! We look forward to hearing from you soon. Space is limited, so make your reservations today!!! January Happenings Join us for the following event! THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 2:30 PM VETERANS SEMINAR Find out about the Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit availbale to Veterans and their surviving spouses who require assistance with their activities of daily living. 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F orgive me if I have said this before, but, Happy New Year. It may be the epitome of redundancy but I have given this greeting for 60 years and I mean it as sincerely this year as I have all the years preceding. The first few years of my life, I had no teeth and so all I could say was Googoo, daa-daa. It meant the same thing. This year I have all of my teeth but I am not certain how many more years. The way we start life is the way we usually end life, with no teeth and drooling all the time with a silly grin on our face. Why is it so cute to have a toothless drool at three months but rather disgusting when you are 93 years old? We all start life wearing diapers and if we live long enough we will end our life wearing the same apparatus. I guess it all depends upon what we do between the two events. I suppose I could be guilty of not learning as much as I could at my age, but one thing I have learned and that is the good things in life are always repeated. Sure, there are some things that we do once in a lifetime and cherish their memories, but the good things in life are those things we continually repeat. I would wager that in this New Year there would be relatively few, if any, new things. The past year was supposed to carry with it a lot of brand-new things. Most things were those repeated ad nauseam for many years. This year is an election year. Of course, the purpose of this year is to elect a new president. Every four years we elect a new president and I have participated in many presidential elections. At least, I went to the voting booth and voted. In all those years of electing a new president it has usually worked out that the new president was remarkably quite like the old president. Some political pundits make a great deal between a Republican and a Democrat. It may be my age, but it seems to me that most Democrats are Republicans in disguise and most Republicans are Democrats in disguise. If I was backed up against a wall with a firing squad in front of me and asked to tell the difference between a Democrat and a Republican, the only thing I could come up with would be the spelling. A Republican when elected will always act like a Democrat and a Democrat when elected will usually act like a Republican. Then they wonder why the voting public is confused. As far as I am concerned, a rattlesnake wearing a rabbit outfit does not change its nature. It still has poisonous fangs looking for some human flesh. What has not changed is the fact that a politician running for office will say anything to get elected and Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 15 www.smcitizen.com 10 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Here we go again: The art of redundancy O UT TO PASTOR J S Rev. James L. Snyder PLEASESEESNYDER PAGE11 0009HCX 000A82Q ALL FAITH CREMATION SOCIETY Free Beneficiary Check-Up! Make sure the beneficiaries for your IRAs, Annuities, 401-Ks and Life Insurance Policies are current and correct. Get professional advice and assistance with your estate planning starting with a no-charge beneficiary check-up. For an appointment, call (352) 237-5330. Eugene, Hester, Jr., Financial Advisor 6160 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 111 (Jasmine Plaza) Ocala, FL 34476 (352) 237-5330 Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. member FINRA/SIPC 0 0 0 A 7 Y G 000A5M0 0009HT1 Heart Disease Hypertension Diabetes Pulmonary Disease Arthritis Digestive Problems Geriatric Care Allergies Kidney Disease Stroke Management Joint & Heel Injections Minor Surgeries Skin Cancer Screening Skin Biopsies Mens Health Vascular Disease Erectile Dysfunction Sleep Apnea Womens Gynecological Screening WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING: CT SCANS XRAYS NUCLEAR STRESS TEST ECHOCARDIOGRAMS ULTRASOUNDS HOLTER MONITOR COUMADIN C LINIC CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING DEXA POLYSOMNOGRAPHY (SLEEP STUDIES) NERVE CONDUCTION STUDIES PFTS FULL LAB WE ACCEPT MEDICARE, BLUE CROSS, ATENA, UNITED HEALTH AND MOST OTHER HMOs We are providers for the following Medicare Plans: Freedom, Humana, Care Plus Partners, Preferred Ca re Partners, Universal, P UP HIGH DOSE FLU SHOT NOW AVAILABLE HERE. Call to schedule. Do not get left behind. 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Two Convenient Locations 2403 S.E. 17th St. Suite 101, Ocala, FL 352-789-6555 www.pmaflorida.com 1580 Santa Barbara Blvd., The Villages 352-259-2159 www.pma-physicians.com F EED your soul, S AVOR the richness of J EWISH tradition, Q UENCH your thirst for knowledge & wisdom, T ASTE the flavors of Jewish culture, B E W ELCOMED A S A F AMILY Worship Education Social Action Cemetery Social Choir Sisterhood 0009JFO Imagine a place where you can TEMPLE BETH SHALOM is all this and more Erev Shabbat Services Fridays, 8 pm 1109 NE 8th Ave., Ocala, FL www.jewishocala.org Fostering Jewish life in Marion County 854-6446 Temple Beth Shalom of Ocala Reservations for FREE bus 873-3995 0009ENS 4800 SW 20th St Ocala, FL 34474 352-237-5611 www.bereanbaptist.net Berean Baptist Church Independent Fundamental Dr. Mike Patton Pastor Sunday Bible Study 9:45am Sunday Worship 10:45am & 6:00pm Wednesday Bible Study 7:00pm Assistive Listening System Nursery provided for all services Maranatha Baptist Church 347-5683 Sunday School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:30 A.M. Sunday Services . . . . . . . . 10:45 A.M. & 6:00 P.M. Sunday AWANA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Wednesday Prayer / Bible Study . . . . . . 6:45 P.M. Pastor Bill Fortune 0009E2I 75 484 484 Exit 341 MARION OAKS COURSE SW 49TH AVE. MARION OAKS PASS MARION OAKS TRAIL 200 484 Conservative Bible Teaching Traditional Services Sunday Worship at 10 AM ongoing series on the Life of Jesus Christ Community Church 0009LQL 861-7716 Harley Towler, Pastor Graduate of Moody Bible Institute Located one mile west of State Road 200 at 10260 SW 110th Street (turn west across from the entrance to Oak Run) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church LC-MS 5200 S.W. State Road 200 1 3 / 4 Miles West of I-75 Worship Service 8:00 & 11:00 AM Bible Class & Sunday School 9:30 AM Pastor Joe Adams 237-2233 Sharing the Joy of Jesus Christ! 0009HUU Phone (352) 861-9080 Sunday Services 10:30 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Monday Morning Christians JOIN US IN WORSHIP 9045 SW 60th Ave. Ocala, FL 0009HW2 Bible Studies Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Minister Anthony Smith College Road Baptist Church 5010 SW College Road, Ocala, FL (352) 237-5741 Rev. John Downing, Pastor Rev. Jeff Rountree, Minister of Worship Rev. Rob Loy, Jr., Student Minister Jason Kaminski, Childrens Minister Trina Loy, Preschool Director Holding Forth the Word of Life...JESUS Sunday Worship Services 8:00, 9:30 & 11:00 am 9:30 & 11:00 Sunday School 0009HTA Wednesday 6:30 PM Children/Student Ministries 6:30 PM Mid-Week Bible Study www.collegeroad.org Wesleyan-Holiness Tradition OCALA WEST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Teaching the Bible as Gods Word to produce Christ-followers! S undays: Sunday School . . . . . . 9:15 A.M. Morning Worship . . . . 10:30 A.M. Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Childrens Bible Quizzing 6:00 P.M. Wednesday Evenings Adult Bible Study . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Pastor Curt Dowling 5884 SW 60th Ave. (Airport Rd.) Ocala, Fl 34477 (352) 861-0755 www.ocalawestnaz.org 000A3PK 0009CHR 352-861-6182 www.ccomc.org S UNDAY S ERVICES Sunday School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:30 am Worship Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30 am W EEKLY A CTIVITIES Wednesday Bible Study . . . . . . . . . 7:00 pm S ENIOR P ASTOR D AVID B ELLOWS 6768 SW 80th Street Ocala, Fl 34476 9330 SW 105th St., Ocala, FL 34481 854-9550 www.ocalawestumc.com 100th Ave. SW 105th St SW 110th St 484 Marion Oaks Library SW 103 rd St Pi ne Run OT OW 80th Ave. 60th Ave. 49th Ave. Oak Run 200 484 A Place for You... No matter what your age is, no matter where You come from, no matter who you are, There is a place for you at Ocala West UMC Traditional Worship 8:00 & 11:00 A.M. Casual & Contemporary 9:30 A.M. Children & Youth Ministries 0009CPI Rev. Alan Jefferson 11251 S.W. Highway 484 (1.3 Miles West of State Road 200) 352-465-7272 Sunday 8:00 & 10:00 A.M. Holy Eucharist Tuesday 9:00 A.M. Morning Prayer, Mass, and Healing Thursday 9:00 A.M. Morning Prayer, Mass, and Rosary Weekday Groups: Mon, Wed & Fri Noon AA Tues. 6:30pm Cub Scout Pack 508 2nd Sat 8am Fellowship Breakfast at IHOP E p i s c o p a l Episcopal C h u r c h Church o f t h e A d v e n t of the Advent 0009WYI adventepiscopal.net 0009W2W Join us this Sunday at Faith Presbyterian Church, as we worship our great God together! Why should you visit Faith Presbyterian Church? You will be greeted by a small but very dedicated group of believers. You will experience worship that is reverent (traditional), and Christ centered You will hear expository Bible preaching that will strengthen your faith. Sunday School 10 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. 415 NE 41 Ave. (7th Day Adventist Church) in Ocala www.faithocala.org (352) 216-0968 Pastor Greg Hoadley & his wife Stella 9524 S.W. 105th St., Ocala 237-2640 S unday Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Evening Worship 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study 7p.m. Youth Alive 7p.m. Randall Brown Pastor Friendship Baptist Church A Place of New Spiritual Beginnings 0009HPG 0009CQ2 First Congregational United Church of Christ First Congregational United Church of Christ A Progressive Community of Faith in the Heart of Central Florida An Open and Affirming Church Worship 10:30 am Adult Bible Study 12:00 Noon 000A32B Bethesda Worship Center worship connect serve Time of Breakthrough Service Sundays at 10:30 AM Childrens Church Sundays at 11:30 AM * * Bethesda Worship Center Bethesda Worship Center Bethesda Worship Center Church Location: 294 Marion Oaks Lane Ocala, FL 34473 352.566.7586 Call and visit our website www.bethesda.worship.center.org We Want You Here With Us! So come lets grow 2gether. 0009CI0 7768 SW Hwy. 200 (352) 237-4633 www.cpcocala.org Welcome to Countryside Presbyterian Church (USA) Sunday Bible Study 9:00 am Sunday Worship 10:30 am Tuesday Bible Study 2:00 pm Nursery Available Pastor Gary O. Marshall Your Spiritual Home 000A6Q9 U nitarian U niversalists 7633 N. Florida Ave. (Route 41)Citrus Springs N a t u r e C o a s t 465-4225 SUNDAY SERVICES 10:30 A.M. W HERE REASON & RELIGION M EET GLBT WELCOME What is Unitarian Universalism? Many of our founding fathers were either Unitarians or Universalists. Today, UU is a non-creedal path which allows each person the freedom to search for truth in many ways. While our congregations uphold shared principles, individuals may discern their own beliefs about spiritual and theological issues. Because of the diversity o f beliefs and life styles, our congregation has rich dialogue about many spiritual topics. We are guided by 7 principles which all UUs share, and put into action in our church, our communities and the world. The Nature Coast UnitarianUniversalist Fellowship is a democratic and lay led congregation. All are Welcome. Details on our 7 principles, services and activities are at naturecoastuu.org, Evangelical Lutheran Church joyocala@embarqmail.com Edward Holloway, Pastor 7045 SW 83rd Pl., Ocala (352) 854-4509 Nursery Provided 0009CHY S u n d a y W o r s h i p 8 : 1 5 a m & 1 1 : 0 0 a m W e d n e s d a y E v e n i n g W o r s h i p 6 : 4 5 p m G e r m a n L a n g u a g e W o r s h i p 1 s t S u n d a y o f e a c h m o n t h 3 : 0 0 p m Thomas Markham, Pastor Phone: 352-237-6950 EVERYONE WELCOME CHRISTIAN LIFE ASSEMBLY SERVICES 9644 SW HWY. 484, Ocala (Near St. Rd. 200) Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Sun. Morning Service 10:45 a.m. Sun. Evening Service 6:00 p.m. Wednesday 7:00 p.m. 0009HCI S OUTH M ARION C ITIZEN D IRECTORY A SK FOR M ICHEL N ORTHSEA AT 854-3986 The Reason to Believe... Worship Call to 7 1 1 1 9 5 711195

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Maranatha Baptist ChurchOn Sunday evening, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m., Maranatha Baptist Church will hold a Singspiration. This will include the choir as well as the congregation. Joyce Warner, Shirley Roberts and Mary Walker are the directors. Please come and enjoy this time of singing spiritual hymns and worshiping with us. Maranatha Baptist Church is at 525 Marion Oaks Trail in Marion Oaks. Call 352-347-5683 for further information and directions to the Church. St. Jude Catholic The Bereavement Group for those grieving the loss of a loved one will meet on Tuesdays, Jan. 10 and Jan. 24, at 1 p.m. Meetings are open to anyone in the community with a need to share their feelings of grief. Please call the church office at 352347-0154 prior to each meeting you plan to attend. Creole Masses for the Haitians in our community are celebrated every second and fourth Sunday of the month at 5 p.m. The next dates are Jan. 8 and Jan. 22. Every second Sunday, following the Mass, Dr. Myriame Vastey, a family practice physician, presents a program on various medical issues. These meetings are open to everyone. The topic for discussion on Jan. 8 is the prevention and treatment of anemia. Classes for Spanish as a second language are offered every Thursday at 11:30 a.m. We are sponsoring another Fitness Walk on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration fee is $10 per lap. Those participating are not only raising funds for the church, but are helping their health. We offer congratulations to our Pastor, Fr. Bart Garon, S.M.M., who celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood on Dec. 28. A special Mass and reception will take place this month. Christs Church of Marion County Saturday, Jan. 7: Mens Prayer Group, 9 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 8: Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10: Mens Ministry Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Bible Study, 7 p.m. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St., off State Road 200, Ocala. Phone is 352-8616182, website is www.ccomc.org. then once elected will develop an acute sense of amnesia, which is not that cute. Whenever I hear politicians say that when they are elected they are going to change things I know I am either listening to a fool or someone who is trying to fool me. Hundreds of politicians have run on the platform of changing Washington, D.C. Well, how has that been working? The coming presidential election will be the same as every other one in the history of the United States. In spite of that, there are a few things I am glad will not change. The things that are really important in life are those things that do not change. For instance, I am glad the sun comes up every morning. Even though every day is a new day, the same sun starts the day with its rising. The beautiful thing about this is that we can only live one day at a time. I cannot remember how much time I have spent worrying about something in the future and when that day came, I worried in vain. I am so glad that the rising of the sun is not in the hands of some political committee somewhere. Wherever two or three politicians are gathered together, there is gridlock. If a political committee were responsible for the rising of the sun, it would never rise. The only thing a political committee can do when it comes to the phenomenon of rising is in the area of taxes and their salaries. As sure as the sun will rise tomorrow so will our taxes and so will the salaries of the politicians. Would be great the politicians salary was tied to the economy? If the economy was up, the politicians would get a raise. If the economy went down, the politicians would take a cut in salary. I am not sure how to do that, but if it ever became law in our country, the economy of our country would be on the rise for generations to come. Another redundancy that I am delighted to participate in and that is the mercies of God. It is of the LORDS mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness (Lamentations 3: 22-23 KJV). Although repeated daily, Gods mercies are never redundant. The Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship, Ocala. He lives with his wife, Martha, in Silver Springs Shores. Call him at 352687-4240 or e-mail jamessnyder2@att.net. The church website is www.whatafellowship.comFriday, January 6, 2012 ~ 11 www.smcitizen.com 14 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com SNYDER CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1 RELIGION p.m. and there will be live music, reported Sheldon. BYOB and snacks, but no cake and coffee this year. Anyone wishing to volunteer to help with the dance should contact Sheldon and Dot or leave your name in the Activities Office. Iris Paper Folding Card Class Iris paper folding is a design method that turns geometric shapes and lines into artwork. You create a collage of several colors that almost resemble a twisting tunnel. After you create the collage, a sheet of paper is placed over the colorful artwork with a shape cut out and you are left with a color-filled shape to use as the basis for your beautiful greeting card. We are happy to welcome visiting instructor Irene Harris, who teaches at Friends Village in Woodstown, N.J., and is visiting her sister, Nancy Holmes, in Marion Landing. The class will be held on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Craft Room. The cost is $10 and includes all supplies. Please sign up on the sheet behind the flyer hanging on the Activity Wall.Travel newsIf you are interested in any of the trips listed below, details are available on the flyers posted on the Travel Board in the Lifestyle Center, or you may call 352-237-7152 for more information. Trips are open to the general public if space allows. Enjoy an afternoon of Thoroughbred horse racing at Tampa Bay Downs on Friday, Feb. 3. Tickets are $51 each which will reserve your seat in the newly-renovated dining room with elevator and an excellent view of the finish line. The trip includes round-trip motorcoach, gratuity for the driver, clubhouse admission, racing program, trophy presentation in the Winners Circle and hot buffet luncheon. Bus leaves Ocala at 8 a.m. and returns at 7 p.m. For more information, please see the flyer posted on the Travel Board. Travel to Clearwater on Saturday, Feb. 4, to the Early Bird Dinner Theater to see Lie, Cheat and Genuflect, a laugh-packed farce of twists, turns, puns and pratfalls. Tickets are $66 and include round-trip motor coach, hot buffet luncheon, all tax and gratuities. Check the flyer posted on the Travel Board for more information. Plan ahead and make your reservation for the popular Nashville show trip from May 6-12, 2012. This 7 day/6night spring trip includes a guided tour of Nashville, ride on the Delta Flatboats inside the Opryland Hotel, and an evening at the Grand Ole Opry. You will also visit the Country Music Hall of Fame, have dinner and PLEASESEELANDING PAGE19 LANDINGCONTINUED FROM PAGE 13 000A6AC 0009TUI T E E P E E T I R E & B U D G E T M U F F L E R T EE P EE T IRE & BUDGET MUFFLER Family Owned And Operated Certified Techs Est. 1990 Tee Pee Tire Lube-Oil-Filter Most Cars Complete Service Top Off Fluids Check Air Pressure In Tires Inspect Belts & Hoses Must present coupon. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 13 www.smcitizen.com 12 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Chabad of Marion County Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) will launch the second season of its 2011 -2012 Torah Studies course in early January. Classes will be held at the Chabad Jewish Center, 3500 S.W. 34th Ave., beginning Jan. 8 from 7 to 8 p.m., and continue for 12 consecutive Wednesday evenings. Like all JLIs courses, this latest adult education offering is designed for people at all levels of Jewish knowledge. This course is truly novel in the way it probes the depths of classic Jewish thought to address the issues we face in contemporary Jewish life, says Rabbi Yossi Hecht the course instructor. I am looking forward to the great discussions that these texts no doubt will generate. The dialogue among participants is often my favorite part of the class. Some of the topics to be addressed are the Jewish perspective on gratitude, Anti-semitism, recovery, parenting, and Jewish leadership. The season will also focus on the upcoming seasonal holidays. Interested students are welcome to attend the first session free, without obligation to continue. Course is free, textbooks are $15. For more information call Chabad at 352-291-2218 to enroll or visit www.jewishmarion.org The Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) is the adult education arm of the worldwide Chabad movement. JLIs classes and programs are offered at various locations in more than 300 cities nationwide and internationally. More than 150,000 people have attended JLI classes since its founding in 1998. Every course offered by JLI is taught concurrently in all locations, helping to create a truly global learning community. Chabad launches Torah course about Judaism in modern life Read the classifieds OBITUARIES Edward McCormick, 79Edward Mac McCormick, 79, of Ocala, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at Timber Ridge Rehab Center. He was a U.S. Navy Master Chief. He served 31 years in the Navy. Then 10 years in civil service as a harbor pilot. He loved to travel and tell sea stories. He was born in Appomattox, Va., where he lived to age 18 then started his adventure to see the world. He was preceded in death by one sister and three brothers Survivors include his wife, Margaret; two sisters, Elizabeth (Terry) Barrett, and Margaret McCormick of Lynchburg, Va.; brother, Pete (Dawn) McCormack of Rustburg, Va.; son, Nelson (Dana) McCormick; daughters, Karen (Dave) Hayes, Bonnie (Terry) Baine; four grandchildren, Tyler and Emily McCormick, Erin Hayes, and Piper Baine; six step-children, Pete and Scott West of Ocala, Faye, Marie, Teresa and Melinda West of Coldwater, Mich. Memorial Services will be Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at 11 a.m., at Friendship Baptist Church. Pastor Randy Brown will officiate. VFW will provide military honors. Roberts Funeral Home, Bruce Chapel, Ocala, provided information. Adelaide L. Viscardi, 82Adelaide L. Viscardi, 82, of Oak Run, died Christmas morning, Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011 at home. Her husband Dominick was present. She had been living with Alzheimers/Dementia for five and a half years. She fell and fractured her left leg in three bones below her knee on the 15th of June and was in rehab till the 6th of September. Her surviving son and wife reside in Barstow, Calif. Her granddaughter, Megan and two greatgrandchildren, Devyn 16, and Sierra 10, reside in Costa Mesa, Calif. Adelaides cremated remains will eventually be buried at the Florida National Cemetery. Adelaide was a member of the Ocala West United Methodist Church. No funeral services are presently planned. All obituaries must be submitted by a funeral home or cremation service, who can contact Rita at 352-564-2902 or at fspops@chronicleonline.com for information. Obituaries are not processed through the Citizen office. A group of adventurous residents from Marion Landing took a trip to the newly-opened Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours on Friday, Dec. 16. The seven-line, two-bridge zip line course runs above the abandoned limestone quarry which is off Northwest Gainesville Road just north of County Road 326. You go about 25 to 30 miles per hour from tree stand to tree stand with three zips over water and the longest one more than 1,100 feet, said John. A professionally certified guide leads you through the 2 to 3 hour trip while informing you about the trees, lakes and ecology of the property. The company was great, the weather was beautiful and it was fun, said Carolyn. This is one thing I can cross off my bucket list. Eric and Craig The community is happy to welcome back Eric Halkola, bowling mechanic and maintenance, who was out on medical leave for a short while. Id like to thank everyone who sent me get well cards and wishes, remarked Eric. This is a great place to work with lots of great people. And wed also like to officially welcome Craig Peters, who filled in for Eric these past two months and is now on staff permanently as part-time bowling mechanic and maintenance. Special Sunday BingoThere will be a special Bingo game this Sunday, Jan. 8, in the Lifestyle Center for Marion Landing residents only. This is the first of what we hope will be a monthly game, said Jim Therien, Bingo coordinator. We will start selling cards at 1 p.m., and the game will begin promptly at 2 p.m. If the turnout is good, we will be scheduling additional games throughout the year. Coffee will be available. Free seminar On Thursday, Jan. 12, at 11 a.m., Ms. Laura Sams from Great American Insurance & Finance Co. will present a free informational seminar to Marion Landing residents on understanding, planning, and paying for long-term care. Long-term care covers a variety of services that includes medical and nonmedical care to people who have a chronic illness or disability and can be provided at home, in the community, in assisted living or in nursing homes. This seminar includes a complimentary lunch, and tickets are $1, which is refunded to you at the door. Please pick up your tickets at the Activities Office today between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Monday between noon and 2 p.m. or at the Tuesday morning Social if you would like to attend. Sallys Broadway Buddies showEntertainer and impressionist Sally Langwah will bring her Broadway Buddies performance to Marion Landing on Sunday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. Sally performs over 30 impressions, and this show will include tributes to Cher, Reba, Liza, Bette, Sarah, Julie, Marilyn, Catherine and Abbas Agnetha. If youve ever seen Sally before, you know youre in for a treat. Tickets for the show are $3 each and are available at Tuesday morning Socials and in the Activities Office during regular ticket sale hours. Tuesday SpeakerBack by popular demand, Metro Crime Prevention of Florida will speak to us on Jan. 17, after the Tuesday Social. This is a terrific program that will teach us how to be proactive against crime and take simple precautions that will enhance our personal safety. Metro Crime Prevention will discuss identity theft, purse snatching, fraud and scams, and more; and give us many helpful tips and tricks. Dont be a victim learn how to protect yourself by attending this free informational program. Calling all craftersMarion Landing will be holding its first crafts only fair on Saturday, Mar. 31, and we are looking for crafty residents who would be interested in participating. We are striving to make this a true craft sale, so participants should make sure their items are hand crafted said Merry Anne Krell, fair organizer. There will be no charge for the tables; but space is limited, so tables will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. The Craft Fair will be open to the public, and all proceeds from their sales will go to the crafter. The next Craft Fair meeting will be held on Jan. 13 in the Great Room at 11 a.m. If you are interested in participating, please put your name on the sign-up sheet hanging on the Activity Wall. Blood Drive Its time to roll up your sleeves and do your part to help Floridas Blood Centers, the only blood bank that serves Marion County hospitals. The Big Red Bus will be in the Lifestyle Center parking lot on Wednesday, Jan 18, to take your donation. Residents may sign up on the Blood Drive sheet hanging on the Activity Wall, or see Pat Wurst and her volunteers in the lobby the day the bus is here. Remember, you can donate blood even if you have high blood pressure, are diabetic, and you only need be cancer-free for one year. And donating blood not only helps others, but is beneficial to yourself, as well. Pat tells us that if you donate blood every other month, you may reduce your risk of heart attack by as much as 70%. That fact alone should bring you to the Lifestyle Center Wednesday morning on Jan. 18. We hope to see you there! Valentines DanceSpeaking of the heart, preparations are under way for the annual Valentines Day Dance. This years dance will be organized by Sheldon Blumenthal and Dorothy Ott. The dates been set for Saturday, Feb. 11, from 7 to 10 Zip lining in Ocala PHOTO PROVIDEDLee Marsh, Judy Alderson, Carolyn Salzlein, John Alderson, Jim Niemeyer and James Salzlein (Carolyns son) gear up to begin their zip. M ARION LANDING D B Diane Bress PLEASESEELANDING PAGE14 Famous Recipe Chicken NOW OPEN SW S.R. 200 in front of Walmart Next to Bob Evans 236-5337 Try our convenient drive-thru. Coupons good at all Ocala locations. $ 4 49 000A6YQ Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 2 JUMBO BREAST STRIPS 1 SIDE & BISCUIT 3 PC. OVEN ROASTED BREAST, THIGH, LEG OR BREAST, THIGH, WING 1 SIDE 3-Piece WING SNACK WITH BISCUIT $ 3 49 2 PC. THIGH & LEG 2 SIDES & BISCUIT Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 $ 3 99 Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 $ 4 49 New 000A6Z6 Mon. Thurs. 11 am 8:30 pm Fri. & Sat. 11 am 9:30 pm Closed on Sunday 8602 SW SR 200, 103rd St. Plaza 8 7 3 0 2 2 3 Ocala, Florida 8 7 3 0 2 2 3 873-0223 WED. SATURDAY TUESDAY ONE LARGE ONE LARGE CHEESE PIZZA CHEESE PIZZA $6.99 $6.99 With purchase of beverage. Exp. 1/13/12 MONDAY Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 BUY 1 ENTREE BUY 1 ENTREE GET 2ND 1/2 PRICE GET 2ND 1/2 PRICE 2 Beverage purchase required Whole Wheat Pasta Available of equal or lesser value. Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 BUY 1 SUB GET ONE BUY 1 SUB GET ONE 1/2 PRICE 1/2 PRICE 2 Beverage purchase required Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 $1.00 OFF $1.00 OFF ENTREE ENTREE W h a t s F o r Whats For L U N C H ? LUNCH? O u r M o n d a y T h r u F r i d a y D a i l y L u n c h S p e c i a l s Our Monday Thru Friday Daily Lunch Specials A r e F r e s h l y P r e p a r e d E v e r y D a y Are Freshly Prepared Every Day Enjoy a lunch-sized portion of some of our favorite meals. Served from 11AM 2PM 3801 S.W. College Road, Ocala (352) 854-7870 Store Hours: Sunday-Thursday 6am-10pm, Friday & Saturday 6am-11pm CBOCS General Partnership I n t r o d u c i n g C o u n t r y H o u s e S a l a d P l u s C h o i c e o f B a k e d P o t a t o o r S o u p Introducing Country House Salad Plus Choice of Baked Potato or Soup Served Monday thru Friday from 11AM 2PM. Our fresh green mix with grilled chicken tenderloin, hick ory smoked bacon pieces, wedges of vine-ripened tomatoes, red onion, shredded Colby cheese and our own sourdough croutons served with your choice of a Baked Potato with butter and sour cream or a cup of soup. Wednesday CHICKEN POT PIE Freshly baked, loaded with chunks of chicken breast and topped with a golden flaky crust Thursday TURKEY N DRESSING Tender, oven roasted turkey breast served with savory dressing and choice of one vegetable Monday BAKED CHICKEN N DRESSING A tender, juicy chicken breast served with savory dressing and choice of one vegetable Tuesday MEATLOAF AND MASHED POTATOES A slice of homestyle meatloaf, mashed potatoes and choice of one vegetable $ 5 99 7 1 1 1 9 3 T a s t e T h e B e s t T a s t e T h e B e s t Taste The Best Crossroads Crossroads Country Kitchen Country Kitchen Breakfast Served 6am 4pm Mon.-Sat. 7am 3pm Sun. YOU T RIED THE REST NOW T RY THE BEST! Formerly Owners of Spiced Apple in Fort Lauderdale O PEN 7 D AYS A W EEK Mon. thru Thur. 6 am 8 pm Fri. & Sat. 6 am 9 pm Sun. 7 am 3 pm Crossroads Country Kitchen You love it on Friday, so we added Tuesday S LOW ROASTED P RIME R IB FOR T WO Veggies, Salad or Soup, Cornbread $ 24.95 Sunday: Best Breakfast & Lunch in Town P RIME R IB Our Specialty Served Every Day & Night 4 Cuts: English Cut, Ma, Pa & Grandpa Slow Roasted 000A6Y6 DEBIT CARDS Catering Available 7947 Highway 40 West 237-1250 N.W. 80th Ave N.W. 60th Ave Highway 40 W Highway 27 N M ON .-S AT 11-C LOSE Expires 1/13/12 NEW Popular Demand A LL Y OU C ARE TO E AT W HITEFISH C ATFISH 11 am to close Dine-in only NEW D OWN H OME C OUNTRY B REAKFAST F ROM 3 E GG S PECIALTY O MELETTES TO D ELICIOUS P ANCAKES AND B ELGIAN W AFFLES A LL H OMEMADE D ESERTS 1/2 R OASTED S PRING C HICKEN Best in town Includes soup or salad, cornbread & veggie $ 2.95 each $ 8.95 000A7YT Serving donuts, bagels, pastries, coffee, tea, and cold drinks 10155 SW H WY 484 W. P HONE /F AX 352-438-3300 1/4 MILE WEST OF SW H WY 200 ON S W H WY 484 M ON -F RI 6:30 AM -1:30 PM S AT & S UN 7:00 AM -1:30 PM FREE WI-FI A VAILABLE FREE small coffee w/any purchase Expires 1/13/12 NOW SERVING LUNCH H O LIDA Y G I F T B ASKETS G I F T C ER T I F IC A TE S DONT FORGET TO ORDER YOUR PARTY TRAYS 2775 NW 49th Avenue Ocala Shops at Foxwood 352-368-7662 Fax 352-622-5318 Mon.-Thurs. 11-9 Fri.-Sat. 11-10 Sun. 12-8 000A6X5 ROMA ITALIAN RESTAURANT ROMA ITALIAN RESTAURANT Prime Rib & 2 Sides $ 14 00 SATURDAY 2 FOR $22.00 Lobster & 2 Sides FRIDAY $ 11 95 1 LB. $ 16 95 1 1 2 LB. Pizza Pasta Steak Subs Salads Wings 11100 SW 93 Ct. Rd. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 13 www.smcitizen.com 12 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Chabad of Marion County Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) will launch the second season of its 2011 -2012 Torah Studies course in early January. Classes will be held at the Chabad Jewish Center, 3500 S.W. 34th Ave., beginning Jan. 8 from 7 to 8 p.m., and continue for 12 consecutive Wednesday evenings. Like all JLIs courses, this latest adult education offering is designed for people at all levels of Jewish knowledge. This course is truly novel in the way it probes the depths of classic Jewish thought to address the issues we face in contemporary Jewish life, says Rabbi Yossi Hecht the course instructor. I am looking forward to the great discussions that these texts no doubt will generate. The dialogue among participants is often my favorite part of the class. Some of the topics to be addressed are the Jewish perspective on gratitude, Anti-semitism, recovery, parenting, and Jewish leadership. The season will also focus on the upcoming seasonal holidays. Interested students are welcome to attend the first session free, without obligation to continue. Course is free, textbooks are $15. For more information call Chabad at 352-291-2218 to enroll or visit www.jewishmarion.org The Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) is the adult education arm of the worldwide Chabad movement. JLIs classes and programs are offered at various locations in more than 300 cities nationwide and internationally. More than 150,000 people have attended JLI classes since its founding in 1998. Every course offered by JLI is taught concurrently in all locations, helping to create a truly global learning community. Chabad launches Torah course about Judaism in modern life Read the classifieds OBITUARIES Edward McCormick, 79Edward Mac McCormick, 79, of Ocala, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011 at Timber Ridge Rehab Center. He was a U.S. Navy Master Chief. He served 31 years in the Navy. Then 10 years in civil service as a harbor pilot. He loved to travel and tell sea stories. He was born in Appomattox, Va., where he lived to age 18 then started his adventure to see the world. He was preceded in death by one sister and three brothers Survivors include his wife, Margaret; two sisters, Elizabeth (Terry) Barrett, and Margaret McCormick of Lynchburg, Va.; brother, Pete (Dawn) McCormack of Rustburg, Va.; son, Nelson (Dana) McCormick; daughters, Karen (Dave) Hayes, Bonnie (Terry) Baine; four grandchildren, Tyler and Emily McCormick, Erin Hayes, and Piper Baine; six step-children, Pete and Scott West of Ocala, Faye, Marie, Teresa and Melinda West of Coldwater, Mich. Memorial Services will be Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at 11 a.m., at Friendship Baptist Church. Pastor Randy Brown will officiate. VFW will provide military honors. Roberts Funeral Home, Bruce Chapel, Ocala, provided information. Adelaide L. Viscardi, 82Adelaide L. Viscardi, 82, of Oak Run, died Christmas morning, Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011 at home. Her husband Dominick was present. She had been living with Alzheimers/Dementia for five and a half years. She fell and fractured her left leg in three bones below her knee on the 15th of June and was in rehab till the 6th of September. Her surviving son and wife reside in Barstow, Calif. Her granddaughter, Megan and two greatgrandchildren, Devyn 16, and Sierra 10, reside in Costa Mesa, Calif. Adelaides cremated remains will eventually be buried at the Florida National Cemetery. Adelaide was a member of the Ocala West United Methodist Church. No funeral services are presently planned. All obituaries must be submitted by a funeral home or cremation service, who can contact Rita at 352-564-2902 or at fspops@chronicleonline.com for information. Obituaries are not processed through the Citizen office. A group of adventurous residents from Marion Landing took a trip to the newly-opened Canyons Zip Line and Canopy Tours on Friday, Dec. 16. The seven-line, two-bridge zip line course runs above the abandoned limestone quarry which is off Northwest Gainesville Road just north of County Road 326. You go about 25 to 30 miles per hour from tree stand to tree stand with three zips over water and the longest one more than 1,100 feet, said John. A professionally certified guide leads you through the 2 to 3 hour trip while informing you about the trees, lakes and ecology of the property. The company was great, the weather was beautiful and it was fun, said Carolyn. This is one thing I can cross off my bucket list. Eric and Craig The community is happy to welcome back Eric Halkola, bowling mechanic and maintenance, who was out on medical leave for a short while. Id like to thank everyone who sent me get well cards and wishes, remarked Eric. This is a great place to work with lots of great people. And wed also like to officially welcome Craig Peters, who filled in for Eric these past two months and is now on staff permanently as part-time bowling mechanic and maintenance. Special Sunday BingoThere will be a special Bingo game this Sunday, Jan. 8, in the Lifestyle Center for Marion Landing residents only. This is the first of what we hope will be a monthly game, said Jim Therien, Bingo coordinator. We will start selling cards at 1 p.m., and the game will begin promptly at 2 p.m. If the turnout is good, we will be scheduling additional games throughout the year. Coffee will be available. Free seminar On Thursday, Jan. 12, at 11 a.m., Ms. Laura Sams from Great American Insurance & Finance Co. will present a free informational seminar to Marion Landing residents on understanding, planning, and paying for long-term care. Long-term care covers a variety of services that includes medical and nonmedical care to people who have a chronic illness or disability and can be provided at home, in the community, in assisted living or in nursing homes. This seminar includes a complimentary lunch, and tickets are $1, which is refunded to you at the door. Please pick up your tickets at the Activities Office today between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and Monday between noon and 2 p.m. or at the Tuesday morning Social if you would like to attend. Sallys Broadway Buddies showEntertainer and impressionist Sally Langwah will bring her Broadway Buddies performance to Marion Landing on Sunday, Jan. 15, at 2 p.m. Sally performs over 30 impressions, and this show will include tributes to Cher, Reba, Liza, Bette, Sarah, Julie, Marilyn, Catherine and Abbas Agnetha. If youve ever seen Sally before, you know youre in for a treat. Tickets for the show are $3 each and are available at Tuesday morning Socials and in the Activities Office during regular ticket sale hours. Tuesday SpeakerBack by popular demand, Metro Crime Prevention of Florida will speak to us on Jan. 17, after the Tuesday Social. This is a terrific program that will teach us how to be proactive against crime and take simple precautions that will enhance our personal safety. Metro Crime Prevention will discuss identity theft, purse snatching, fraud and scams, and more; and give us many helpful tips and tricks. Dont be a victim learn how to protect yourself by attending this free informational program. Calling all craftersMarion Landing will be holding its first crafts only fair on Saturday, Mar. 31, and we are looking for crafty residents who would be interested in participating. We are striving to make this a true craft sale, so participants should make sure their items are hand crafted said Merry Anne Krell, fair organizer. There will be no charge for the tables; but space is limited, so tables will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. The Craft Fair will be open to the public, and all proceeds from their sales will go to the crafter. The next Craft Fair meeting will be held on Jan. 13 in the Great Room at 11 a.m. If you are interested in participating, please put your name on the sign-up sheet hanging on the Activity Wall. Blood Drive Its time to roll up your sleeves and do your part to help Floridas Blood Centers, the only blood bank that serves Marion County hospitals. The Big Red Bus will be in the Lifestyle Center parking lot on Wednesday, Jan 18, to take your donation. Residents may sign up on the Blood Drive sheet hanging on the Activity Wall, or see Pat Wurst and her volunteers in the lobby the day the bus is here. Remember, you can donate blood even if you have high blood pressure, are diabetic, and you only need be cancer-free for one year. And donating blood not only helps others, but is beneficial to yourself, as well. Pat tells us that if you donate blood every other month, you may reduce your risk of heart attack by as much as 70%. That fact alone should bring you to the Lifestyle Center Wednesday morning on Jan. 18. We hope to see you there! Valentines DanceSpeaking of the heart, preparations are under way for the annual Valentines Day Dance. This years dance will be organized by Sheldon Blumenthal and Dorothy Ott. The dates been set for Saturday, Feb. 11, from 7 to 10 Zip lining in Ocala PHOTO PROVIDEDLee Marsh, Judy Alderson, Carolyn Salzlein, John Alderson, Jim Niemeyer and James Salzlein (Carolyns son) gear up to begin their zip. M ARION LANDING D B Diane Bress PLEASESEELANDING PAGE14 Famous Recipe Chicken NOW OPEN SW S.R. 200 in front of Walmart Next to Bob Evans 236-5337 Try our convenient drive-thru. Coupons good at all Ocala locations. $ 4 49 000A6YQ Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 2 JUMBO BREAST STRIPS 1 SIDE & BISCUIT 3 PC. OVEN ROASTED BREAST, THIGH, LEG OR BREAST, THIGH, WING 1 SIDE 3-Piece WING SNACK WITH BISCUIT $ 3 49 2 PC. THIGH & LEG 2 SIDES & BISCUIT Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 $ 3 99 Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 Limit 2 Exp. 1/20/12 $ 4 49 New 000A6Z6 Mon. Thurs. 11 am 8:30 pm Fri. & Sat. 11 am 9:30 pm Closed on Sunday 8602 SW SR 200, 103rd St. Plaza 8 7 3 0 2 2 3 Ocala, Florida 8 7 3 0 2 2 3 873-0223 WED. SATURDAY TUESDAY ONE LARGE ONE LARGE CHEESE PIZZA CHEESE PIZZA $6.99 $6.99 With purchase of beverage. Exp. 1/13/12 MONDAY Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 BUY 1 ENTREE BUY 1 ENTREE GET 2ND 1/2 PRICE GET 2ND 1/2 PRICE 2 Beverage purchase required Whole Wheat Pasta Available of equal or lesser value. Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 BUY 1 SUB GET ONE BUY 1 SUB GET ONE 1/2 PRICE 1/2 PRICE 2 Beverage purchase required Excluding specials. Exp. 1/13/12 $1.00 OFF $1.00 OFF ENTREE ENTREE W h a t s F o r Whats For L U N C H ? LUNCH? O u r M o n d a y T h r u F r i d a y D a i l y L u n c h S p e c i a l s Our Monday Thru Friday Daily Lunch Specials A r e F r e s h l y P r e p a r e d E v e r y D a y Are Freshly Prepared Every Day Enjoy a lunch-sized portion of some of our favorite meals. Served from 11AM 2PM 3801 S.W. College Road, Ocala (352) 854-7870 Store Hours: Sunday-Thursday 6am-10pm, Friday & Saturday 6am-11pm CBOCS General Partnership I n t r o d u c i n g C o u n t r y H o u s e S a l a d P l u s C h o i c e o f B a k e d P o t a t o o r S o u p Introducing Country House Salad Plus Choice of Baked Potato or Soup Served Monday thru Friday from 11AM 2PM. Our fresh green mix with grilled chicken tenderloin, hick ory smoked bacon pieces, wedges of vine-ripened tomatoes, red onion, shredded Colby cheese and our own sourdough croutons served with your choice of a Baked Potato with butter and sour cream or a cup of soup. Wednesday CHICKEN POT PIE Freshly baked, loaded with chunks of chicken breast and topped with a golden flaky crust Thursday TURKEY N DRESSING Tender, oven roasted turkey breast served with savory dressing and choice of one vegetable Monday BAKED CHICKEN N DRESSING A tender, juicy chicken breast served with savory dressing and choice of one vegetable Tuesday MEATLOAF AND MASHED POTATOES A slice of homestyle meatloaf, mashed potatoes and choice of one vegetable $ 5 99 7 1 1 1 9 3 T a s t e T h e B e s t T a s t e T h e B e s t Taste The Best Crossroads Crossroads Country Kitchen Country Kitchen Breakfast Served 6am 4pm Mon.-Sat. 7am 3pm Sun. YOU T RIED THE REST NOW T RY THE BEST! 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Maranatha Baptist ChurchOn Sunday evening, Jan. 29 at 6 p.m., Maranatha Baptist Church will hold a Singspiration. This will include the choir as well as the congregation. Joyce Warner, Shirley Roberts and Mary Walker are the directors. Please come and enjoy this time of singing spiritual hymns and worshiping with us. Maranatha Baptist Church is at 525 Marion Oaks Trail in Marion Oaks. Call 352-347-5683 for further information and directions to the Church. St. Jude Catholic The Bereavement Group for those grieving the loss of a loved one will meet on Tuesdays, Jan. 10 and Jan. 24, at 1 p.m. Meetings are open to anyone in the community with a need to share their feelings of grief. Please call the church office at 352347-0154 prior to each meeting you plan to attend. Creole Masses for the Haitians in our community are celebrated every second and fourth Sunday of the month at 5 p.m. The next dates are Jan. 8 and Jan. 22. Every second Sunday, following the Mass, Dr. Myriame Vastey, a family practice physician, presents a program on various medical issues. These meetings are open to everyone. The topic for discussion on Jan. 8 is the prevention and treatment of anemia. Classes for Spanish as a second language are offered every Thursday at 11:30 a.m. We are sponsoring another Fitness Walk on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Registration fee is $10 per lap. Those participating are not only raising funds for the church, but are helping their health. We offer congratulations to our Pastor, Fr. Bart Garon, S.M.M., who celebrated the 25th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood on Dec. 28. A special Mass and reception will take place this month. Christs Church of Marion County Saturday, Jan. 7: Mens Prayer Group, 9 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 8: Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10: Mens Ministry Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Bible Study, 7 p.m. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St., off State Road 200, Ocala. Phone is 352-8616182, website is www.ccomc.org. then once elected will develop an acute sense of amnesia, which is not that cute. Whenever I hear politicians say that when they are elected they are going to change things I know I am either listening to a fool or someone who is trying to fool me. Hundreds of politicians have run on the platform of changing Washington, D.C. Well, how has that been working? The coming presidential election will be the same as every other one in the history of the United States. In spite of that, there are a few things I am glad will not change. The things that are really important in life are those things that do not change. For instance, I am glad the sun comes up every morning. Even though every day is a new day, the same sun starts the day with its rising. The beautiful thing about this is that we can only live one day at a time. I cannot remember how much time I have spent worrying about something in the future and when that day came, I worried in vain. I am so glad that the rising of the sun is not in the hands of some political committee somewhere. Wherever two or three politicians are gathered together, there is gridlock. If a political committee were responsible for the rising of the sun, it would never rise. The only thing a political committee can do when it comes to the phenomenon of rising is in the area of taxes and their salaries. As sure as the sun will rise tomorrow so will our taxes and so will the salaries of the politicians. Would be great the politicians salary was tied to the economy? If the economy was up, the politicians would get a raise. If the economy went down, the politicians would take a cut in salary. I am not sure how to do that, but if it ever became law in our country, the economy of our country would be on the rise for generations to come. Another redundancy that I am delighted to participate in and that is the mercies of God. It is of the LORDS mercies that we are not consumed, because his compassions fail not. They are new every morning: great is thy faithfulness (Lamentations 3: 22-23 KJV). Although repeated daily, Gods mercies are never redundant. The Rev. James L. Snyder is pastor of the Family of God Fellowship, Ocala. He lives with his wife, Martha, in Silver Springs Shores. Call him at 352687-4240 or e-mail jamessnyder2@att.net. The church website is www.whatafellowship.comFriday, January 6, 2012 ~ 11 www.smcitizen.com 14 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com SNYDER CONTINUED FROM PAGE 1 RELIGION p.m. and there will be live music, reported Sheldon. BYOB and snacks, but no cake and coffee this year. Anyone wishing to volunteer to help with the dance should contact Sheldon and Dot or leave your name in the Activities Office. Iris Paper Folding Card Class Iris paper folding is a design method that turns geometric shapes and lines into artwork. You create a collage of several colors that almost resemble a twisting tunnel. After you create the collage, a sheet of paper is placed over the colorful artwork with a shape cut out and you are left with a color-filled shape to use as the basis for your beautiful greeting card. We are happy to welcome visiting instructor Irene Harris, who teaches at Friends Village in Woodstown, N.J., and is visiting her sister, Nancy Holmes, in Marion Landing. The class will be held on Thursday, Jan. 19, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Craft Room. The cost is $10 and includes all supplies. Please sign up on the sheet behind the flyer hanging on the Activity Wall.Travel newsIf you are interested in any of the trips listed below, details are available on the flyers posted on the Travel Board in the Lifestyle Center, or you may call 352-237-7152 for more information. Trips are open to the general public if space allows. Enjoy an afternoon of Thoroughbred horse racing at Tampa Bay Downs on Friday, Feb. 3. Tickets are $51 each which will reserve your seat in the newly-renovated dining room with elevator and an excellent view of the finish line. The trip includes round-trip motorcoach, gratuity for the driver, clubhouse admission, racing program, trophy presentation in the Winners Circle and hot buffet luncheon. Bus leaves Ocala at 8 a.m. and returns at 7 p.m. For more information, please see the flyer posted on the Travel Board. Travel to Clearwater on Saturday, Feb. 4, to the Early Bird Dinner Theater to see Lie, Cheat and Genuflect, a laugh-packed farce of twists, turns, puns and pratfalls. Tickets are $66 and include round-trip motor coach, hot buffet luncheon, all tax and gratuities. Check the flyer posted on the Travel Board for more information. Plan ahead and make your reservation for the popular Nashville show trip from May 6-12, 2012. This 7 day/6night spring trip includes a guided tour of Nashville, ride on the Delta Flatboats inside the Opryland Hotel, and an evening at the Grand Ole Opry. You will also visit the Country Music Hall of Fame, have dinner and PLEASESEELANDING PAGE19 LANDINGCONTINUED FROM PAGE 13 000A6AC 0009TUI T E E P E E T I R E & B U D G E T M U F F L E R T EE P EE T IRE & BUDGET MUFFLER Family Owned And Operated Certified Techs Est. 1990 Tee Pee Tire Lube-Oil-Filter Most Cars Complete Service Top Off Fluids Check Air Pressure In Tires Inspect Belts & Hoses Must present coupon. 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F orgive me if I have said this before, but, Happy New Year. It may be the epitome of redundancy but I have given this greeting for 60 years and I mean it as sincerely this year as I have all the years preceding. The first few years of my life, I had no teeth and so all I could say was Googoo, daa-daa. It meant the same thing. This year I have all of my teeth but I am not certain how many more years. The way we start life is the way we usually end life, with no teeth and drooling all the time with a silly grin on our face. Why is it so cute to have a toothless drool at three months but rather disgusting when you are 93 years old? We all start life wearing diapers and if we live long enough we will end our life wearing the same apparatus. I guess it all depends upon what we do between the two events. I suppose I could be guilty of not learning as much as I could at my age, but one thing I have learned and that is the good things in life are always repeated. Sure, there are some things that we do once in a lifetime and cherish their memories, but the good things in life are those things we continually repeat. I would wager that in this New Year there would be relatively few, if any, new things. The past year was supposed to carry with it a lot of brand-new things. Most things were those repeated ad nauseam for many years. This year is an election year. Of course, the purpose of this year is to elect a new president. Every four years we elect a new president and I have participated in many presidential elections. At least, I went to the voting booth and voted. In all those years of electing a new president it has usually worked out that the new president was remarkably quite like the old president. Some political pundits make a great deal between a Republican and a Democrat. It may be my age, but it seems to me that most Democrats are Republicans in disguise and most Republicans are Democrats in disguise. If I was backed up against a wall with a firing squad in front of me and asked to tell the difference between a Democrat and a Republican, the only thing I could come up with would be the spelling. A Republican when elected will always act like a Democrat and a Democrat when elected will usually act like a Republican. Then they wonder why the voting public is confused. As far as I am concerned, a rattlesnake wearing a rabbit outfit does not change its nature. It still has poisonous fangs looking for some human flesh. What has not changed is the fact that a politician running for office will say anything to get elected and Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 15 www.smcitizen.com 10 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Here we go again: The art of redundancy O UT TO PASTOR J S Rev. James L. Snyder PLEASESEESNYDER PAGE11 0009HCX 000A82Q ALL FAITH CREMATION SOCIETY Free Beneficiary Check-Up! Make sure the beneficiaries for your IRAs, Annuities, 401-Ks and Life Insurance Policies are current and correct. Get professional advice and assistance with your estate planning starting with a no-charge beneficiary check-up. For an appointment, call (352) 237-5330. Eugene, Hester, Jr., Financial Advisor 6160 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 111 (Jasmine Plaza) Ocala, FL 34476 (352) 237-5330 Raymond James Financial Services, Inc. member FINRA/SIPC 0 0 0 A 7 Y G 000A5M0 0009HT1 Heart Disease Hypertension Diabetes Pulmonary Disease Arthritis Digestive Problems Geriatric Care Allergies Kidney Disease Stroke Management Joint & Heel Injections Minor Surgeries Skin Cancer Screening Skin Biopsies Mens Health Vascular Disease Erectile Dysfunction Sleep Apnea Womens Gynecological Screening WE OFFER THE FOLLOWING: CT SCANS XRAYS NUCLEAR STRESS TEST ECHOCARDIOGRAMS ULTRASOUNDS HOLTER MONITOR COUMADIN C LINIC CONTINUOUS GLUCOSE MONITORING DEXA POLYSOMNOGRAPHY (SLEEP STUDIES) NERVE CONDUCTION STUDIES PFTS FULL LAB WE ACCEPT MEDICARE, BLUE CROSS, ATENA, UNITED HEALTH AND MOST OTHER HMOs We are providers for the following Medicare Plans: Freedom, Humana, Care Plus Partners, Preferred Ca re Partners, Universal, P UP HIGH DOSE FLU SHOT NOW AVAILABLE HERE. Call to schedule. Do not get left behind. 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Two Convenient Locations 2403 S.E. 17th St. Suite 101, Ocala, FL 352-789-6555 www.pmaflorida.com 1580 Santa Barbara Blvd., The Villages 352-259-2159 www.pma-physicians.com F EED your soul, S AVOR the richness of J EWISH tradition, Q UENCH your thirst for knowledge & wisdom, T ASTE the flavors of Jewish culture, B E W ELCOMED A S A F AMILY Worship Education Social Action Cemetery Social Choir Sisterhood 0009JFO Imagine a place where you can TEMPLE BETH SHALOM is all this and more Erev Shabbat Services Fridays, 8 pm 1109 NE 8th Ave., Ocala, FL www.jewishocala.org Fostering Jewish life in Marion County 854-6446 Temple Beth Shalom of Ocala Reservations for FREE bus 873-3995 0009ENS 4800 SW 20th St Ocala, FL 34474 352-237-5611 www.bereanbaptist.net Berean Baptist Church Independent Fundamental Dr. Mike Patton Pastor Sunday Bible Study 9:45am Sunday Worship 10:45am & 6:00pm Wednesday Bible Study 7:00pm Assistive Listening System Nursery provided for all services Maranatha Baptist Church 347-5683 Sunday School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:30 A.M. Sunday Services . . . . . . . . 10:45 A.M. & 6:00 P.M. Sunday AWANA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Wednesday Prayer / Bible Study . . . . . . 6:45 P.M. Pastor Bill Fortune 0009E2I 75 484 484 Exit 341 MARION OAKS COURSE SW 49TH AVE. MARION OAKS PASS MARION OAKS TRAIL 200 484 Conservative Bible Teaching Traditional Services Sunday Worship at 10 AM ongoing series on the Life of Jesus Christ Community Church 0009LQL 861-7716 Harley Towler, Pastor Graduate of Moody Bible Institute Located one mile west of State Road 200 at 10260 SW 110th Street (turn west across from the entrance to Oak Run) Our Redeemer Lutheran Church LC-MS 5200 S.W. State Road 200 1 3 / 4 Miles West of I-75 Worship Service 8:00 & 11:00 AM Bible Class & Sunday School 9:30 AM Pastor Joe Adams 237-2233 Sharing the Joy of Jesus Christ! 0009HUU Phone (352) 861-9080 Sunday Services 10:30 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Monday Morning Christians JOIN US IN WORSHIP 9045 SW 60th Ave. Ocala, FL 0009HW2 Bible Studies Wednesday 7:00 p.m. Minister Anthony Smith College Road Baptist Church 5010 SW College Road, Ocala, FL (352) 237-5741 Rev. John Downing, Pastor Rev. Jeff Rountree, Minister of Worship Rev. Rob Loy, Jr., Student Minister Jason Kaminski, Childrens Minister Trina Loy, Preschool Director Holding Forth the Word of Life...JESUS Sunday Worship Services 8:00, 9:30 & 11:00 am 9:30 & 11:00 Sunday School 0009HTA Wednesday 6:30 PM Children/Student Ministries 6:30 PM Mid-Week Bible Study www.collegeroad.org Wesleyan-Holiness Tradition OCALA WEST CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE Teaching the Bible as Gods Word to produce Christ-followers! S undays: Sunday School . . . . . . 9:15 A.M. Morning Worship . . . . 10:30 A.M. Worship . . . . . . . . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Childrens Bible Quizzing 6:00 P.M. Wednesday Evenings Adult Bible Study . . . . . 6:00 P.M. Pastor Curt Dowling 5884 SW 60th Ave. (Airport Rd.) Ocala, Fl 34477 (352) 861-0755 www.ocalawestnaz.org 000A3PK 0009CHR 352-861-6182 www.ccomc.org S UNDAY S ERVICES Sunday School . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9:30 am Worship Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10:30 am W EEKLY A CTIVITIES Wednesday Bible Study . . . . . . . . . 7:00 pm S ENIOR P ASTOR D AVID B ELLOWS 6768 SW 80th Street Ocala, Fl 34476 9330 SW 105th St., Ocala, FL 34481 854-9550 www.ocalawestumc.com 100th Ave. SW 105th St SW 110th St 484 Marion Oaks Library SW 103 rd St Pi ne Run OT OW 80th Ave. 60th Ave. 49th Ave. Oak Run 200 484 A Place for You... No matter what your age is, no matter where You come from, no matter who you are, There is a place for you at Ocala West UMC Traditional Worship 8:00 & 11:00 A.M. Casual & Contemporary 9:30 A.M. Children & Youth Ministries 0009CPI Rev. Alan Jefferson 11251 S.W. Highway 484 (1.3 Miles West of State Road 200) 352-465-7272 Sunday 8:00 & 10:00 A.M. Holy Eucharist Tuesday 9:00 A.M. Morning Prayer, Mass, and Healing Thursday 9:00 A.M. Morning Prayer, Mass, and Rosary Weekday Groups: Mon, Wed & Fri Noon AA Tues. 6:30pm Cub Scout Pack 508 2nd Sat 8am Fellowship Breakfast at IHOP E p i s c o p a l Episcopal C h u r c h Church o f t h e A d v e n t of the Advent 0009WYI adventepiscopal.net 0009W2W Join us this Sunday at Faith Presbyterian Church, as we worship our great God together! Why should you visit Faith Presbyterian Church? You will be greeted by a small but very dedicated group of believers. You will experience worship that is reverent (traditional), and Christ centered You will hear expository Bible preaching that will strengthen your faith. Sunday School 10 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. 415 NE 41 Ave. (7th Day Adventist Church) in Ocala www.faithocala.org (352) 216-0968 Pastor Greg Hoadley & his wife Stella 9524 S.W. 105th St., Ocala 237-2640 S unday Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Evening Worship 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study 7p.m. Youth Alive 7p.m. Randall Brown Pastor Friendship Baptist Church A Place of New Spiritual Beginnings 0009HPG 0009CQ2 First Congregational United Church of Christ First Congregational United Church of Christ A Progressive Community of Faith in the Heart of Central Florida An Open and Affirming Church Worship 10:30 am Adult Bible Study 12:00 Noon 000A32B Bethesda Worship Center worship connect serve Time of Breakthrough Service Sundays at 10:30 AM Childrens Church Sundays at 11:30 AM * * Bethesda Worship Center Bethesda Worship Center Bethesda Worship Center Church Location: 294 Marion Oaks Lane Ocala, FL 34473 352.566.7586 Call and visit our website www.bethesda.worship.center.org We Want You Here With Us! So come lets grow 2gether. 0009CI0 7768 SW Hwy. 200 (352) 237-4633 www.cpcocala.org Welcome to Countryside Presbyterian Church (USA) Sunday Bible Study 9:00 am Sunday Worship 10:30 am Tuesday Bible Study 2:00 pm Nursery Available Pastor Gary O. Marshall Your Spiritual Home 000A6Q9 U nitarian U niversalists 7633 N. Florida Ave. (Route 41)Citrus Springs N a t u r e C o a s t 465-4225 SUNDAY SERVICES 10:30 A.M. W HERE REASON & RELIGION M EET GLBT WELCOME What is Unitarian Universalism? Many of our founding fathers were either Unitarians or Universalists. Today, UU is a non-creedal path which allows each person the freedom to search for truth in many ways. While our congregations uphold shared principles, individuals may discern their own beliefs about spiritual and theological issues. Because of the diversity o f beliefs and life styles, our congregation has rich dialogue about many spiritual topics. We are guided by 7 principles which all UUs share, and put into action in our church, our communities and the world. The Nature Coast UnitarianUniversalist Fellowship is a democratic and lay led congregation. All are Welcome. Details on our 7 principles, services and activities are at naturecoastuu.org, Evangelical Lutheran Church joyocala@embarqmail.com Edward Holloway, Pastor 7045 SW 83rd Pl., Ocala (352) 854-4509 Nursery Provided 0009CHY S u n d a y W o r s h i p 8 : 1 5 a m & 1 1 : 0 0 a m W e d n e s d a y E v e n i n g W o r s h i p 6 : 4 5 p m G e r m a n L a n g u a g e W o r s h i p 1 s t S u n d a y o f e a c h m o n t h 3 : 0 0 p m Thomas Markham, Pastor Phone: 352-237-6950 EVERYONE WELCOME CHRISTIAN LIFE ASSEMBLY SERVICES 9644 SW HWY. 484, Ocala (Near St. Rd. 200) Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Sun. Morning Service 10:45 a.m. Sun. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 9 www.smcitizen.com 16 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com czars should remain anonymous, avoid members of the press, and resist invitations to appear before congressional committees. Other aspects of the Obama permanent campaign included having Congress write the controversial Obamacare health legislation, while the president cleverly stayed out of sight. The president also gives speeches regularly about national problems which ought to be fixed, without presenting plans, programs, or solutions which might be twisted politically by those pesky Republicans. Mr. Obamas image may not be as tarnished as pollsters and Republicans think it is. He has mastered the art of sales pitching his agenda and expecting his czars and congressional Democrats to produce political results, with minimal presidential appearances. History may remember him as the passive president. The end of the primary season cant come too soon for Republican presidential contenders. Their welldressed herd of presidential wannabes has created obvious confusion among their own party members and undecided voters. At the same time, House and Senate Republican leaders cant seem to get their signals straight. They have become adept at letting seeming victories shrink into obvious defeats. Until the primaries have sorted out the peripheral players, Republicans will lack focus on the major issues of the 2012 election campaign unemployment and the economy; deficit spending and national debt; Medicare, Medicaid, and universal health care; size of government, and energy independence. Republicans will not win the White House if their platform is focused on social issues and the fate of the postal service. FLYNNCONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 votes its chief energies to trying to prove that the other party is unfit to rule and both commonly succeed, and are right. Does that sound like our political system today? According to our populace, the inpower party is always wrong. Obamas wrong now, both Bushes were really wrong, and Clinton was wrong, etc. Probably the only poor latter day presidents were Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, Reagan, and the two Bushs. Oh well, G.W. Bush and Reagan left office with the country in such debt, and disarray, the incoming president looked bad for it. Only one President, Bill Clinton left office with a huge surplus and Bush wiped that out in less than two years. Now Obama has to try and salvage Bushs mistakes and hes taking the hits for it. Oh well, politics as usual. Even listening to TV and print reporters, they have an innate quality to deride the incumbent president as always being the bad guy, not realizing those trying to seat him, are from the same cloth. Then there are real threats to our country, Congressmen John Boehner and Erik Cantor and Senator Mitch McConnell. Now theres a scary threesome. The Three Warlocks of Washington. Bill Ford Ocala LETTERCONTINUED FROM PAGE 8 Motion to go to conference; Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act of 2011 Vote Passed (229-193, 11 Not Voting)With this vote, the House rejected the Senates two-month extension of the Social Security payroll tax reduction and requested a conference to consider a yearlong extension. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) stated he would not call the Senate back into session. The standoff ended later in the week when the House agreed to pass the two-month bill and the Senate agreed to name conferees to work out a yearlong extension. Republican Rep. Rich Nugent voted YES Republican Rep. Cliff Stearns voted YES Republican Rep. Daniel Webster voted YES From MegaVote. Compiled by Alan Gold HOW THEY VOTED Moose Lodge activitiesFriday, Jan. 6: Baked or fried Fish / shrimp starting at 5 p.m., great dance music by Solid Gold to follow. Saturday, Jan. 7: Show Me the Money at 1 p.m., Queen of Hearts at 5 p.m., Pork Chop dinner followed by dance karaoke. Sunday Jan. 8: District meeting at West Marion at 1 p.m., TV NFL and golf. Monday, Jan. 9: Shuffleboard at 12:30 p.m., Mens general meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10: Moose Legion meatloaf dinner at 5 p.m. followed by karaoke of David Baldwin. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Bingo, open to the public, at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12: Cards and games beginning at 1 p.m., Spaghetti (all you can eat) starts at 4:30 p.m., table shuffleboard at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13: Baked or fried fish / shrimp starting at 5 p.m., dance karaoke to follow. Saturday, Jan. 14: Senior Prom dinner dance, chicken marsala and Roger Bourgault performing. Events are for members and signed in qualified guests only. AR I ES ( March 21 to April 1 9) A hectic period begins to wind down. Take time to draw some deep breaths and relax before getting into your next project. A long-absent family member makes contact. TA U R U S ( April 20 to May 20 ) Youre eager to move forward with a new challenge that suddenly dropped in your lap. But youd be wise to take this one step at a time to allow new developments to come through. G EM I N I ( May 21 to J une 20 ) Youre almost ready to make a commitment. A lingering doubt or two, however, should be resolved before you move ahead. An associate could provide important answers. CANCER (J une 21 to J uly 22 ) Caution is still the watchword as you move closer toward a decision about a new situation. If you act too fast, you might miss some vital warning signs. Go slowly and stay alert. L EO (J uly 2 3 to Aug. 22 ) Your new goal looks promising, and your golden touch does much to enhance its prospects for success. In your private life, Cupid does his best to make your new relationship special. VI R G O ( Aug. 2 3 to Sept. 22 ) That impatient side of yours is looking to goad you into moving before youre ready to take that big step. Stay calm and cool. Let things fall into place before you act. LI BRA ( Sept. 2 3 to Oct. 22 ) A legal matter you hoped could finally be settled could be a pesky problem for a while, until all the parties agree to stop disagreeing with each other. Be patient. SCORP I O ( Oct. 2 3 to Nov. 21 ) Partnerships personal or professional which began before the New Year take on new importance. They also reveal some previously hidden risks. So be warned. SA GI TTAR IU S ( Nov. 22 to Dec. 21 ) Your associates are firmly on your side, and that persistent problem that has caused you to delay some activities should soon be resolved to your satisfaction. CAPR I CORN ( Dec. 22 to J an. 1 9) Favorable changes continue to dominate, and you should be responding positively as they emerge. Someone wants to become more involved in what youre doing. A QU AR IU S (J an. 20 to Feb. 1 8) A friend wants to share a secret that could answer some questions youve wondered about for a long time. Meanwhile, travel aspects continue to be strong. P I SCES ( Feb. 1 9 to March 20 ) Stay on your new course despite so-called well-meaning efforts to discourage you. Rely on your deep sense of self-awareness to guide you to do whats right for you. BORN T HI S WEE K: You have the capacity to meet challenges that others might find overwhelming, and turn them into successful ventures. 2012 King Features Synd., Inc. Leisure 000A7Z8 Tours Tours Tours Tours Call to make a reservation for a lunch/tour. We would love to share with you what The Bridge Community is all about! We look forward to hearing from you soon. Space is limited, so make your reservations today!!! January Happenings Join us for the following event! THURSDAY, JANUARY 26 2:30 PM VETERANS SEMINAR Find out about the Aid & Attendance Pension Benefit availbale to Veterans and their surviving spouses who require assistance with their activities of daily living. 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W ell, 2012 rang in six days ago and I hope you all had a safe New Years Eve. All the big holidays are over for another year. It is sad to see all the Christmas lights and decorations come down. But 2013 will be here before you know it. As for hubby and I, there was no present under the tree that could compare with the greatest gift of having our youngest son, Jimmie, coming for a visit from Texas. It was so good to see him and we wished he lived much closer. It was quality time that is priceless. SCN Christmas tree As usual there were many residents who did the holiday decorations. Cindy Hutchins organized the inside decorating of the Clubhouse with many people helping trim the tree plus other decorations. Ray, the manager, did so much work and we thank him for his help and also to Cindy and her volunteers. Norm Simard had a crew working outside and they did a wonderful job putting all the lights on the outside of the Clubhouse. Thanks to all the volunteers who helped both inside and outside. Snacks were served after the work to all that helped. Every year we lose a few more helpers either to them moving away, passing away or for health reasons can no longer help. So to the new residents, if you would like to donate a few hours of your time. please let Norm Simard or Cindy Hutchins know as new help would be appreciated. Thank you to Jean Davis for reminding me of all these Christmas helpers. Euchre ClubDont forget Euchre is played every Monday at 7 p.m., but get there at 6:30. Sue and Ken Warner organize this group so please call them for additional information. Good-bye to RuthI was so saddened to hear of the passing away of Ruth Prescott. I interviewed her last February and featured her in the Citizen Newspaper on Feb. 25, 2011. She was a remarkable lady. She lived alone and prepared her own meals and did her own housework. She used to do Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 17 www.smcitizen.com W elcome to the next 11 months of the permanent campaign for the presidency. In between elections this political circus never leaves town. It was rumored, though weve never found confirmation, that President Richard Nixon whispered to his wife after the swearing-in ceremony: Keep waving! The re-election campaign begins on the way to the White House. Pollster Pat Caddell is credited with the concept of permanent campaigning for public approval. Caddell advised President Jimmy Carter to become a fulltime, every-day salesman for his own re-election including weekends, holidays, and vacations. The theory became a 1980 instruction book The Permanent Campaign written by Sidney Blumenthal, an advisor to President Bill Clinton. The George W. Bush presidency was the first two-term example of a skillfully managed permanent campaign. President Obama has demonstrated full mastery of the permanent campaign re-election strategy. Upon arrival at the White House he appointed 38 socalled czars to handle presidential responsibilities, the largest number of in-house advisers, directors, and special assistants in history. Unlike cabinet members, the czars dont undergo Senate confirmation. They come aboard as instant experts and directors of a wide range of national concerns financial stability, economic recovery, energy, climate change, weatherization, cyber security, domestic violence, health technology, green jobs, ethics, etc., etc., etc. The czars marching instructions are: The president selects policies and you guys do the work. While the president and his campaign advisers are on the road massaging voters and romancing financial supporters, www.smcitizen.com 8 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 W hen it comes to college football, some people need a geography lesson. Those kids on the show Are you Smarter than a Fifth Grader? would put some of them to shame. In college sports, SEC stands for the Southeastern Conference, not the Securities and Exchange Commission (although an antitrust investigation might be nice). The sports SEC released its schedule last week for this years football season. There are two new SEC members, and the University of Florida plays them both, traveling to Texas A&M and hosting Missouri. Missouri and Texas in the Southeast? Quick, grab a map and see what happened. The expansion is part of the recent expansion of major college conferences in a power grab by those leagues, much to the dismay of the smaller leagues, and leading to an even bigger mess in the Bowl Championship Series (the hated BCS). The SEC is not alone in the geography problem. The ACC, which stands for Atlantic Coast Conference, recently added Syracuse and Pittsburgh. To my knowledge, neither of those fine communities has a beach on the Atlantic. The Pac-12 (Pac standing for Pacific) added Utah and Colorado, and for a while considered Texas, Texas Tech, Oklahoma and Oklahoma State. I didnt know those six schools were on the Pacific Ocean. Then theres the Big 10, which doesnt have a geographic name, but has had 11 teams for years. Recently it added a 12th team, Nebraska, but it cant call itself the Big 12 theres already a conference with that name, although the Big 12 is down a couple of teams after some split for other conferences. All this math is making me dizzy. We wont even get into the Big East, which in basketball includes Notre Dame from Indiana. Anyhow, back to the Southeast. I personally dont consider anyplace where it snows regularly as part of the South. Tennessee is borderline, but Kentucky, regardless of its SEC ties, to me is up North. As for Missouri, I went there twice in the winter, and it was brutally cold. Thats not my idea of an SEC area. For those who care, heres Floridas 2012 schedule: Sept. 1, Bowling Green; Sept. 8, at Texas A&M; Sept. 15, at Tennessee; Sept. 22, Kentucky; Sept. 29, open; Oct. 6, LSU; Oct. 13, at Vanderbilt; Oct. 20, South Carolina; Oct. 27, vs. Georgia in Jacksonville; Nov. 3, Missouri; Nov. 10, Louisiana-Lafayette; Nov. 17, Jacksonville State; Nov. 24, at Florida State. Bowling Green, LouisianaLafayette and Jacksonville State? Wow! I could really go off my diet just thinking about those three cupcakes. Jim Clark is the editor of the South Marion Citizen. He can be reached at 352-854-3986 or at editor@smcitizen.com. PUBLISHER : GERRY MULLIGANREGIONALMANAGER: JOHN PROVOST EDITOR: JIM CLARK Citizen The opinions expressed in South Marion Citizen editorials are the opinions of the editorial board of the newspaper. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in letters to the editor and guest columns. Persons wishing to contact the editor should call 854-3986. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and community name, including letters sent via e-mail. Names and communities will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Not all contributions are printed. Letters longer than 550 words may be regarded as columns and printed on a space-available basis, and writers will be limited to one contribution per week. The deadline is one week prior to each Fridays issue. Send letters to: The South Marion Citizen Editor, 8810 S.W. State Road 200, suite 104, Ocala, FL 34481; or e-mail editor@smcitizen.com. T wo weeks ago, we covered the story of a Tea Party Solutions meeting in which a candidate for the U.S. Senate, Ron McNeil, paid a visit and spoke. McNeil is one of about a dozen Republicans trying to unseat Democrat Bill Nelson. This was the major beginning of what will undoubtedly be a number of political gatherings and rallies as we prepare for the 2012 elections. Weve already had some events concerning the sheriffs race, but now things are starting to expand. McNeils visit was interesting. He brought along a band, which featured an impersonator who was very good and very entertaining. If you closed your eyes, you would think you were listening to Elvis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, a tipsy Dean Martin, and Neil Diamond. McNeil was also entertaining, with his down home humor and folksy sayings. One of his comments that we highlighted was that politicians in Washington should have two terms one in Congress and one in prison. That drew a laugh from the crowd. As we said, though, this was just the first of what should be many visits from candidates, and most of them will be just as unknown as McNeil, who has never run for public office before. The field will take time to develop and thin out. There will be those who will be serious and others who will quickly fade away. This, of course, isnt the only race. State representative and state Senate races are also going to impact Marion County, as well as the local choices for sheriff, school superintendent, School Board and County Commission. It will be an active political season, and unlike the presidential race, where your candidate could be eliminated by the good folks in Iowa and New Hampshire (if youre a Rick Perry fan, Tuesdays Iowa results are a real downer), all county residents will have a say in the local elections. So keep informed. Well try to keep tabs on all the local events that are open to the public. S UTH MARION In a free society a community newspaper must be a forum for community opinion. Opinion OUR VIEW COMMENTARY Here come the politicians SEC needs a lesson in geography Jim Flynn Columnist LETTER TO THE EDITOR The presidential campaign begins when it ends Politics is a dirty businessIts been said by many that politics is a dirty business. Its never been more evident than in the current Republican race to be the nominee for president in 2012. Having been on President Kennedys Inaugural Committee, worked for Congressman Del Latta of Ohio and serving on an advisory committee to Georgia Governor Zell Miller, I guess Ive brushed shoulders with politics and their many shortcomings. One funny aside. When I was working for Congressman Delbert Latta (R) of Bowling Green, Ohio, it was a given, that President Nixon was a shoo-in. But his insecurities brought him down. Over the years many newspaper columnists have broached the subject and directed jabs at not only the man but the party they represent. Even a president was not too kind to politicians. Thomas Jefferson once said, Whenever a man has cast a longing eye for offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct. No one could have said it better, but has. During the 20th century there were three journalists who stood out and embodied investigative reporting, Drew Pearson, Jack Anderson and H. L. Mencken. Of these three, I knew Jack Anderson, meeting him first when I was Public Relations Director for Stetson University. Jack Anderson was quite a man. A great family man but he had a sharp tongue for those politicians who were less than forthright. Anderson joined Drew Pearson in 1965 and wrote for the United Features Syndicate. Drew Pearson also wrote the column, Washington Merry Go-round. and it was felt Pearson was a muckraker, and he really could be. Then theres H. L. Mencken who wrote for the Baltimore Sun. I saw a One-Man Show, H. L. Mencken, put on a Hollywood star one time and it was great. Mencken once wrote, Under democracy, one party always deJim Clark Editor READER OPINIONS INVITED PLEASESEEFLYNN PAGE9 PLEASESEELETTER PAGE9 Read the classifieds Lots of Christmas decorations at Spruce Creek North S PRUCE C REEK NORTH J L Jan Liberio The Spruce Creek North Christmas tree. PLEASESEESCN PAGE18 All Primary Care Needs for Adults and Children Quick Primary Care, P.A. 000A70F Diabetes High Blood Pressure Cholesterol Management Heart Disease, including CAD, Heart Failure, etc. Lung Disease, including COPD, Asthma, Emphysema, etc. All Minor Emergencies School Physicals DOT Physicals Rajnikant B. 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 7 www.smcitizen.com 18 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com chicken marsala, rice pilaf and apple cobbler. This is the time to get together and see old neighbors and to make new friends. Just because the dinner will take place on Valentines Day does not mean it is only for couples. Singles are most welcome. Payment in advance will be collected at the Neighborhood 12 breakfast at Royal Oaks at 9 a.m. on Jan. 13. For more information call Sandy Wolfe.Oak Run TravelOn Saturday, Jan. 15, Paul and Emily Pike are hosting a trip to Ed Fletchers Dinner Theatre to see Lie, Cheat and Genuflect. The show is about two brothers, one of which has a gambling problem. He has borrowed money from loan shark Pizza Face Petrillo, who now wants his money back, or else. You have the recipe for a laughpacked farce of twists, puns and pratfalls as Tom strives mightily to compensate for Billys habitual errors. The Florida State Fair runs for 11 days and on Thursday, Feb. 16, the Flickingers will host a trip to the fair. You will pay your own entrance to the fair so that you will be able to purchase any additional attractions you desire. Besides the rides and exhibits, other venues during the fair include the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, which hosts horse races and other equestrian events. There will also be Cracker Country which demonstrates life in frontier Florida and exhibits from most counties of Florida, plus other agricultural and state organizations in the large Expo Hall. The Irish Rovers will appear at Ruth Eckerd Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 28, in a fun-filled show which started in Canada in 1963. This group has traveled all over the world to spread their Celtic strains that make you want to clap your hands, stomp your feet, or get up and dance. Call Wayne and Howardean Krueger so you dont miss this fantastic show. Renaissance WomenThe January luncheon will be at Outback on Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. For reservations call Nancy at 352-2376475. We will meet at Palm Grove on Jan. 22 at 2 p.m. to discuss future activities. All women of Oak Run, regardless of marital status, are invited to all Renaissance Women functions. Southern States Club The Southern States Club invites you to join us for 2012. In addition to our four dinners with entertainment, we are planning several day trips. Our first meeting of the new year will be a special Valentines Dinner at Palm Grove on Feb. 9 at 6 p.m. Look forward to something a little out of the ordinary with a Greek buffet prepared by Lakis Restaurant. The meal includes moussaka, chicken parmesan, tossed salad and Baklava for dessert. We also are thrilled that Roger Bourgault will be entertaining us once again with his great music! Ticket sales are Jan. 23 and Jan. 30 at the Orchid Club from 9 to 11 a.m. Cost for member is $13, for guests, $15. Dues for 2012 of $6 per person may be paid on these dates by separate check. Our first day trip will be to Tampa Bay Downs on Mar. 28. Details and sign up will be announced at the Feb. 9 meeting. Mark your calendars now for this fun event. For more information regarding Southern States, contact Bob Canning at 352-854-8015. Italian American Club Your board members hope you all had a happy holiday season and are looking forward to a brighter new year! Our Christmas party was enjoyed by all who attended. A very big thank you to Santa (Ralph Imbriale) and Mrs. Claus (Rosemarie Imbriale) who took time out of their busy holiday preparations to attend our celebration. We are not sure who had a better time, Santa or all our ladies. Photos taken during this party are free and will be available at either the Jan. 25 ticket sale or the Feb. 8 party Please be sure to pick up your photos. The Feb. 8 party will be our annual St. Judes fundraiser. Ticket sales will be in the Orchid Club on Jan. 25 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Additional details about the party will follow. Collection of dues will have been completed by Dec. 31. Based upon the new membership list, additional members will be added accordingly. New members please note that you will be contacted by phone during the week of Jan. 8. Please be sure to contact Karen Procaccinni or Eileen Leo with any announcements, i.e., birthdays, anniversaries, illnesses or deaths, As always, should you have any suggestions, complaints or comments, you may contact any board member.Royal Oaks Lady NinersDrop 2 Worst Holes was our last game of the year. Being so cold when we started playing must have affected everyone. It seems most of the ladies chose one or both of the first two holes to drop. Then the sun came out, warmed us and our golf games up, and scores improved. Cindy Kocher won the game. Eleanor Cerlenko was second and Ilene Simnowitz was third. Congratulations to Rae Stover who won the closest to the pin contest on hole #3, and also birdied the hole! All ladies living in Oak Run are welcome to play with the Lady Niners on Monday mornings. The teetimes are noted on the sign-up sheet in the ladies locker room. Royal Oaks Run Mens Golf On a cold morning on the 30th of December the mens golf group played its last game of the year 2011. Perhaps the weather contributed to the small turnout of 38 players, but no doubt holiday travel and visitors played an important part as well. The game was the usual three best net. The winners with a score of 189 were Sam Sample, Bruce Stover, Virgil Hein, and Paul Valois. Second with a 192 were Mark Best, Bill Staiger, Paul Colatruglio, and Dick Spano. Third with a 198 were Ron Catapano, Gene Topp, George Gariepy, and Pat Schiavo. Closest to the pin were Bob Gray, Sam Sample, George Gariepy, and Bob Gildea. We have it on good authority that Virgil Hein, who shot a 76, carried his team to victory. Congratulations, Virgil! So ends the year. We are looking forward to another banner year in 2012 with even greater participation from the members. Happy New Year!Tennis ClubWhat a wonderful holiday season that was had at the tennis courts. For tally tennis we had many visitors coming down and playing. What fun we all had. Now that the winter rentals are with us, we hope to see more tennis players at tally tennis which is at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday. All residents of Oak Run are welcome. Just a word of caution for the early morning tennis players, courts one and two maybe a little damp, so be careful. The wind screens have been taken down, hoping that would help dry them off quicker Have patience, the net on court one may be replaced in the near future. The tennis committee is planning to have the first tennis mixer on Wednesday, Jan. 25. Watch the bulletin board for the sign up sheet. For some good tennis, be sure to watch the Australian Open.Send all items for this column to Carol Ann Wheeler at democratcarol@deccacable.com no later than the afternoon of the Friday before publication. Note there are no hyphens in the address. If you wish to call her, the number is in the Oak Run directory. You may send pictures as jpg attachments. Typed copy or hard copy photos can be placed in Carols cubby across the street from her house but should be submitted earlier as they take longer to process. The names of the people in all photos must be included. OAK RUNCONTINUED FROM PAGE 3 beautiful needlework and rode her exercise bike everyday. She made lap pads for shut-ins. Sheriff Ed Dean gave her a plaque for these donations which she proudly displayed on her wall. Did I mention that Ruth lost her sight many years ago? What a talented lady! She was 97 years old. Report on Christmas dinner partyCindy Hutchins reports more than 60 people attended the SCN Christmas dinner party. Turkeys and turkey breasts were served plus at each table someone brought different dishes to serve. There was a ton of food and everyone seemed to have good time. Entertainment was Music by George, 50/50 tickets were sold. Cindy Hutchins, Norm Simard and Joan Lalibery cooked the turkey. Joan McCarthy who does many things but did not cook the turkeys as reported in last months column. No social events are planned for January but there will be a Valentine dance in February. Time and date will be printed next month. New telephone booksI am not sure how many residents know how much work goes into new SCN phone books every year. New residents, new phone numbers, residents that have moved or passed away. All these changes have to be made. Norm Simard and Bill Jungers organized a group of people to help with this project. Fern Eberly, Cindy Hutchins, Marge Simard, Audrey Martin, Judy Jungers, Joan McCarthy, Parnell Anderson and Jan Liberio all helped with this task. Bill Jungers put a lot of his extra time to make sure the phone book will please the residents. The new 2012 book will be delivered to residents homes in a few weeks. Please watch for it in your newspaper slot. Newsletters for SCNNewsletters are distributed every month by Bob Nelson, Earl Whiting with Joan Laliberty helping when she can. These newsletters are delivered to the block captains who in turn deliver them to the homes on their block. More volunteers! What would we do without them? Pancake breakfast newsOn Nov. 26, SCNS pancake people served up breakfast at 8 a.m. Marge and Norm Simard organize this breakfast and work very hard to have this event for our community. We have a new pancake person, and he is Bob Nelson. Bob has had a lot of experience making pancakes ((church functions, etc.) and handled the job superbly. He is replacing Bill Miranda who did the job for many years and now has moved back up north to be with his family. We wish him well. The next pancake breakfast will be Jan. 28, mark your calendar. French toast, pancakes, sausages, juice, coffee or tea all for $3 per person. All communities are invited. Thank youA special thank you to Annette for the lovely compliment. Thank you to Charlie Reffitt for delivering the Citizen Newpaper to the residents of Spruce Creek North. Lets hope the brand new year brings a better economy with new jobs and happier hearts. Jan Liberio resides in Spruce Creek North with her hubby Jim. She can be reached via e-mail at Jnliber@aol.com or drop a message in the mailslots at the SCN clubhouse. SCN CONTINUED FROM PAGE 17 Auxiliary of VFW schedules dinnerThe Ladies Auxiliary of the Angela S. Santos VFW Post 4781, 9401 S.W. 110th St. have some important dates coming up please mark your calendars. In 2012 we are changing the dates for our LAVFW monthly dinners. They will now be held on the second Tuesday of each month. Jan. 10 will be our first dinner of the New Year. It will consist of roast loin of pork, potatoes, vegetable, 7-layer salad and apple crisp for dessert. The public is invited to attend. You can get your tickets at the post Canteen for a donation of $7. On Sunday, Jan. 15, the Florida State LAVFW President, Laura Love, and the National LAVFW President, Gwen Rankin, will be visiting our post. We will host a Meet and Greet in the late afternoon (estimated arrival 4:30 to 5 p.m.). It is an honor to have these two ladies come to our post, and we hope all our members will make an effort to come, greet them, and meet them. We look forward to seeing you there. Our annual Fashion Show will be held on Friday, Feb. 17 at the post. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., followed by lunch at noon. Fashions will be provided by Bon Worth of County Road 484 and Interstate 75. Chairperson Marilyn French is in the process of making decisions on decorations, obtaining door prizes, and raffle items. Kitchen chairperson, Marge Taylor has promised us an appetizing salad luncheon. Tickets are available now for a donation of $12. You can make reservations by calling Regina Ballman at 352-8733631. This affair is usually a sell out so we suggest you make your reservations early. 000A81X W i s d o Family Medicine Wisdo is Welcoming NEW PATIENTS! (352) 622-9007 Call Today For Appointment Providing Comprehensive Healthcare For The Entire Family Monday Friday 8 A M 5 P M Christine A. Kogoy P.A.-C 2118 SW 20th PL Suite 102, Ocala 34471 (Off of SW 19th Ave. Rd.) BCBS, Blue Options, Cigna, United Health Care, Aetna, Tricare, Medicare and most insurances accepted/billed. Dr. James John Wisdo, D.O. www.wisdofamilymedicine.com 000A71D CANADIAN MEDS Quality Medications, Low Prices Viagra 100mg $4.00 ea. P lavix 75mg 100 ct $77.00 Nexium 40mg 100 ct. $88.00 Boniva 3 pills $69.00 WE SHIP ANYWHERE IN THE U.S.A. 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Clean and well maintained. Move-in condition! MLS#366236/BA/SIM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $89,900 ELEGANT 3/3/2, 2,321 sq. ft., in Oak Run, parquet and tile floors throughout, on a cul-de-sac. Tiled L-shaped lanai, overlooking dense woods. MLS#341586/SR/GIL . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $195,900 NICE HOME featuring 2/2/2, family room, vinyl enclosed lanai w/new vinyl, tile flooring galore, handicap accessible, open patio, solar panel on roof, includes all appliances. N ewer A/C r oof 5 yrs old. S creen on garage, pull down ladder for storage and lots more. MLS#356379/BH/STI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $74,900 NICE END-UNIT Villa 2 or 3/2/2 with appliances. Fresh paint and a new master shower. Home has been maintained in great condition. This is a 1687 sq. ft. home! MLS#361697/JM/DIC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $59,000 8711-A SW 92ND PLACE DIRECTIONS: SW SR 200, enter main entrance to On Top of the World. Go straight, R/T second St. (89th Ct. Rd.), turn right on 92nd Place. Home on the left. PLEASE PRESENT THIS AD TO GUARD AT GATE OPEN HOUSE 8711-A SW 92ND PLACE For more information, go to www.bigsunrealty.com, click on Open Houses BEAUTIFULLY FURNISHED 2/2/1, 1,412 sq. ft. Tiled kitchen and family room. Fireplace, screened porch, perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. MLS#367101/SR/IRV . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $57,900 8877-C SW 96TH STREET DIRECTIONS: F rom OTOW main gate to 2nd left onto 89th C t. R d., then right onto 96th L ane to 8877C on your left. PLEASE PRESENT THIS AD TO GUARD AT GATE OPEN HOUSE 8877-C SW 96TH STREET For more information, go to www.bigsunrealty.com, click on Open Houses NICE 2/2/2 home on golf course, F lorida room under heat/air with access to master bedroom, dining room. S plit bedroom plan, lots of closets and storage. MLS#362288/BA/ZAB . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $109,900 14813 SW 112 CIRCLE DIRECTIONS: SW SR 200 to main entrance Spruce Creek Preserve, SW 136 Pl to endR/T SW 112 Cir. House on right. PLEASE PRESENT THIS AD TO GUARD AT GATE OPEN HOUSE 14813 SW 112 CIRCLE For more information, go to www.bigsunrealty.com, click on Open Houses THIS EXQUISITE HOME, 3/3/2, third bedroom or den/office. Eat-in kitchen with wood cabinets and pull-outs, Corian countertops and gas stove. Great room/dining room combined for entertaining. Inside laundry. Screened lanai overlooks the fenced backyard. Door ramps for anyone with a handicap. MLS#358658/LBK/MAN . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $105,000 SPACIOUS FLORIDA LIVING in this 4/2.5/2 home with your own heated pool for fun, & money-saving energy-saving features to be kind to your wallet. C all today for your private viewing. 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A ir conditioner just serviced by B roward F actory. MLS#361679/JH/TRO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $59,900 PALM CAY 0 0 0 A 6 F C VFW Post 4781 Open to the public Private New Years Party call post for details January Events 2nd & 4th Fridays Fish Fry 4:30-6;30 pm $6 (2 for $10) 1st, 3rd & 5th Fridays MAVFW Wings or Shrimp Boats 4-6 pm Last Tuesday V Burger with chips 4-6 pm 2 for $2 Wednesday Lunch 11:301:00 pm $4 Last Saturday Surf & Turf Dinner $12 5:00-7:00 pm Monday Nite Bar Bingo 6-8 pm Friday & Saturday Nites Karaoke In The Canteen 2nd Tuesday LAVFW Dinner 4:30-6:30 pm $7 Saturday Breakfas t 8-10 am $4 All events subject to change 873-4781

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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 19 www.smcitizen.com 6 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com enjoy a show at the Nashville Nightlife Dinner Theatre, tour beautiful Belle Meade Plantations, visit Willie Nelson and Friends Museum and General Store, and ride the Lookout Mountain Incline Railway in Chattanooga. There will also be time to explore on your own. A deposit of $75 is due upon signing. Single occupancy is $180 additional, and travel insurance of $45 per person is recommended. For more information, please see the flyer posted on the Travel Board. Diane Bress is Marion Landings Activities Director and an employee of Leland Management, Inc. LANDINGCONTINUED FROM PAGE 14 Marion Countys Most WantedSamantha Day 31, felony violation of probation count 1 possession of oxycodone; count 2 grand theft. Latoya Wallace 26, violation of probation count 1 retail petit theft. Cody Calton 26, felony warrant count 1 dealing in stolen property; count 2 grand theft; count 3 falsification to ownership to pawn broker. Daniel Moriarty 26, felony violation of probation felony battery. Kieonne Brown 22, felony warrant count 1 grand theft; count 2 dealing in stolen property; count 3 falsification of ownership to pawn broker; felony warrant count 1 burglary of dwelling with a firearm; count 2 possession of firearm by felon; count 3 grand theft. James Brown 33, felony violation of probation driving while license suspended revoked cancel. If you have information, call Crime Stoppers at 368-7867. A Florida Highlands man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly fired a gun into the ceiling of his own house to get the tenants there to move out. James Samuel Land, 51, of Southwest 150th Street, was arrested after the incident. An Ocala woman faces four charges after being stopped while driving on West State Road 40 when a deputy noticed her vehicle failing to stay in a single lane while traveling 30 mph in a 50 mph zone. Elizabeth M. Jordling, 25, of the 11200 block of Northwest 8th Lane, faces charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, DUI and driving while license suspended. Deputies said her license was suspended for failure to pay traffic fines the day before the Dec. 28 arrest. A 47-year-old woman was accused of retail grand theft after an incident on Dec. 20 at Walmart on State Road 200. Toni Basso Lemming of 147th Lane Road was accused of taking electronic video games and household items and attempting to leave the store. She resisted when security personnel tried to detain her, but was located across State Road 200 and taken back to the store. Another retail theft case, this time petit theft, resulted in the arrest of Bobby James Brown, 31, of Southeast 30th Street. According to the report, the store security personnel allegedly saw Brown take some items such as razor blades, toothbrushes and headlights, and then conceal them in his pants after he went to the mens department. He then attempted to leave the store. He was arrested for reetail petit theft and, because he had no photo ID, was taken to jail and held on $250 bond. 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Saturday, Jan. 14 Bubblettes perform at Friends annual meetingThe annual meeting of the Friends of Freedom Public Library is scheduled for 1 p.m. in the meeting room on Saturday, Jan. 14. The membership will vote on a new slate of officers and revisions to the By-Laws. Following the meeting, the Friends present a variety show by The Bubblettes. This group performs regularly for several clubs at On Top of the World and elsewhere in Ocala. Some of the singers have performed in European churches, cruise ships and other places. Youre certain to enjoy this talented group. Show starts about 1:30 in the meeting room. Methodist men to serve breakfastTo all the Tired Reindeers out there, the Methodist Men will serve their famous and delicious all-can-youeat breakfast on Saturday Jan. 14 from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. The event is at Ocala West United Methodist Church, 9330 S.W. 105th St., Ocala look for the signs. A complete menu with a wide variety of breakfast fare is offered for $5. Make plans now to bring your friends and attend. All proceeds help fund a variety of local charities. Monday, Jan. 16 Legion post to meet The Ralph J. Green American Legion Post 354, will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 16 at 1 p.m. in the community room of the Sheriffs Brian Litz Building, 9048 S.W. State Road 200. Try to arrive early to enjoy light refreshments and comradeship with fellow veterans. For more information, telephone Commander Fred Pulis at 352-854-9976. Thursday, Jan. 19 Air Force group to meetThe Red Tail Memorial Chapter 136 of the Air Force Association (AFA) will hold its January meeting on Thursday, Jan. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Ocala Airport Administration Building 750 SW 60th Ave., Ocala FL 34474. Joe Lacey will present his power point on Lockheed L-1011. Everyone is welcome.Saturday, Jan. 21 Circle Square Health, Wellness ExpoThe 10th annual Health & Wellness Expo will be held on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Circle Square Cultural Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come and see what Ocala has to offer in the field of health care and learn the latest in medical advances. This is a free event. This years Expo is sponsored by On Top of the World Communities and Munroe Regional Medical Center (MRMC) and will feature various services offered by the hospital, including information on heart health, diabetes, stroke, nutrition and more. Representatives from area health-care related agencies will also be on hand to provide information and answer questions. Additionally, The Ranch Fitness Center & Spa and On Top of the World certified fitness instructors will offer a variety of exercise demonstrations throughout the day. Participate in the ZUMBA Fitness Jam on The Town Square at Circle Square Commons from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.; a donation of $5 per person will go towards the March of Dimes. The Circle Square Cultural Center is at 8395 S.W. 80th St. For more information, visit the website at www.CSCulturalCenter.com or call 352-854-3670.Scandinavian Club of Marion County The Scandinavian Club of Marion County invites people of Danish, Finish, Icelandic, Norwegian and Swedish decent to join us at our next meeting on Jan. 21 at 11:30 a.m. in the ballroom at the Ocala Hilton, 3600 S.W. 36th Ave., in Ocala. The menu will be apple stuffed pork loin with mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, salad and desert. The entertainment by Honeys School of Dance. The cost is $16 per person. Reservations and payment must be made in advance. Payment must be received by Tuesday, Jan. 17. Checks to be made out to Don Clauson and mailed to Don Clauson, 5901 S.W. 86th Place Ocala, FL 34476. For further details call Don Clauson 352 861-1235 or Terry Rasmussen 352 347-8362. Saturday, Jan. 28 Moose Golf TournamentTeams are being organized for a golf tournament on Saturday, Jan. 28, to raise money for the Moose Lodge and its charitable endeavors. A shotgun start begins at 8 a.m. Prizes and awards for all participants followed by a chicken feast. This event is for members, friends and qualified signed up guests. For pricing and more information call Joe Edel at 352-237-1485. Tuesday, Jan. 24 Gospel music at Joy Lutheran Join us for an evening of praise and worship at Joy Lutheran Church on Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 7 p.m. with Arizonans Dave Anderson and Kelly Patten. The concerts these men present includes gospel music, old-time Sunday school songs, contemporary Christian music and stories of Gods grace and mercy including The Rescue Story which has been heard by millions of people around the world. A free-will offering will be asked at this event. Joy Lutheran Church is on Southwest State Road 200 at 83rd Place, Ocala. For further information, call 352-854-4509 ext. 221.Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 5 www.smcitizen.com 20 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com A DVERTISING S AYS T O P EOPLE Heres what weve got. Heres what we do for you. Heres how to get it. Leo Burnett To advertise in the call 854-3986 Rally for Life scheduled to take place Jan. 28Rally for Life will take place on Saturday, Jan. 28, from noon to 2 p.m. in front of Ocala City Hall, 151 S.E. Osceola Ave. Parking is available all around the building and in government parking lots. In the past this rally was held on the Square, but this year has been moved to City Hall. Keynote Speakers will be Sisters of Life from New York, on the The Dignity of the Human Person and Building a Culture of Life. Read the classifieds BYELOISE HOLLYFIELD ejh2025@gmail.com Travel, learning opportunities, and a lovely open house event constitute this weeks OTOW Happenings. Master the PossibilitiesOur Master the Possibilities Center for Lifelong Learning is in full swing for the New Year! Next week features approximately 24 classes that are just beginning, and almost all of these have openings. The variety is indeed remarkable. Some of these new offerings include: a World Cultures series that will feature Japan; a presentation by a retired British Inspector on the differences and similarities between US and English policing; two films series (free to all); wellness classes; computer offerings; and hands on art. Im sure theres something for everyone, and this is just the beginning of 2012! The catalog, available online, at the Center (8415 S.W. 80th St.), and Freedom Library has over 500 learning opportunities, and the Center is always adding more. You can view the catalog online and register there as well at www.masterthepossibilities.com, go to the Center itself or by phone by calling the registration line 854-3699. Both the online and telephone registration line services for registering are available to you 24/7. Why not make attending classes at Master the Possibilities one of your (kept) New Year resolutions? You will be surprised by the quality of these offerings! OTOW Lions ClubPDG Lion Estelle Clark held an open house on New Years Day for fellow Lions Club members, family and friends. Being a Southern lady, she served the traditional meal for this special day: ham; black-eyed peas; rice; biscuits, and, of course, many different types of desserts, including homemade pecan pie, and beverages! Hors doeuvre offerings included crackers with a nice selection of cheeses and olives. It was a lovely event where old friends came together and new ones were made the perfect day to start the New Year!On the Road Again The Smoky Mountains and Pigeon Forge Show trip scheduled to depart on Nov. 11, is almost sold out. If you want to go on this seven-day motor coach extravaganza, dont procrastinate call Bob Woods ASAP The Cape Cod and Marthas Vineyard motor coach trip, departing on Sept. 15, includes visits to many historic locations on and around the Cape and Marthas Vineyard. Looking a year ahead, a new cruise has been added to the 2013 schedule. This trip will be on board the Jewel of the Seas and will leave from Tampa on Jan. 19, 2013 for Cozumel and Key West. There are great prices available for early bird bookings, including a $50 shipboard credit per cabin. Prices include transportation, government taxes, port fees, and more. For itineraries, pricing, and other information, or to get a flyer about upcoming trips, contact Bob by phone at 352-854-0702 by phone or visit his website at www.bobwoodsontheroadagain.com. Happy New Year, everyone! Learning in full swing at Master the Possibilities OTOW HAPPENINGS Unique opportunity with Hospice Journey Singers.Hospice of Marion County invites you to consider a unique volunteer service. The Journey Singers offer songs for healing and comfort at the bedside of the ill or dying. Our a capella group offers music that includes liturgical, secular, calming and melodic pieces. Rehearsals take place on Wednesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. at the Hospice Education Center. 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E at, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow we diet. Since Thanksgiving its been an epoch of dinners and parties with alluring food and drink. This week is Diet Resolution Week, a good time for you to think about controlling your figure. To start you on your way we look at a number of think or slim stories. Its BiblicalThe Bible class teacher read about the Israelites wandering in the desert. The Lord heard you when you wailed, If only we had meat to eat! she began. Now the Lord will give you meat. You will not eat it for just one day, or two days, or five, or ten or twenty days, but for a month, until you loathe it. When the teacher finished, someone said, Hey, isnt that the Atkins diet?Trickily thinAfter noticing how trim Ruths husband had become, a friend asked her how she had persuaded him to diet. Ruth replied, I put our teenage sons shorts in his underwear drawer.By the book After Sylvia took a job at a small publisher, the first books she was assigned to edit were all on the topic of dieting. Isnt the market flooded with these types of books? she asked another editor. How do we expect to turn a profit? Dont worry, he assured her. These books appeal to a wider audience. ShortsA successful diet is the triumph of mind over platter. A man went on diet and had his now oversized pants fall down as he entered a church. The priest called out, Repant, repant and thin no more! Seconds count, especially when dieting. Some people are no good at counting calories and have the figures to prove it. A diet is a weigh of life. With exercise, Ive managed to work all the fat from my stomach. Its all behind me now. Im on a garlic diet. Ive lost 14 pounds and 25 friends. The toy store sign said, Dont feed the animals. They are already stuffed. You know youre dieting when postage stamps taste good. When you start on a diet, the first thing you lose is your patience. Police arrested a man after finding a bag of marijuana hidden underneath a roll of fat in his stomach. It was a real a pot belly. I must be following my diet too closely. I keep gaining on it. Its time to start dieting when you stop walking and parts of you keep moving. Diet? Its easier to put-itoff than to take-it-off. AT&T and T-Mobile may be getting married. There will be a ceremony but, of course, no reception. My low-fat diet really works! The fat hangs lower every day. A diet is a short period of starvation preceding a gain of five pounds. How did your wife do with her slimming diet? Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 21 www.smcitizen.com A DVERTISING S AYS T O P EOPLE Heres what weve got. Heres what we do for you. Heres how to get it. Leo Burnett To advertise in the call 854-3986 4 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com SOUTH MARION Citizen The South Marion Citizen is a free community newspaper covering news of communities in southwest Marion County including Oak Run, Pine Run, Palm Cay, On Top of the World, Kingsland Country Estates, Countryside Farms, Marion Landing, Majestic Oaks, Hidden Lake, Woods and Meadows Estates, Paddock Farms, Saddle Oak Club, Deer Creek, Cherrywood Estates, Hardwood Trails, Candler Hills, Country Oaks, and Harvest Meadows, among others. Postmaster: Entered as Third Class Matter at the post office in Ocala, Fla., 34477. Problems getting the Citizen: If your community is listed above and the Citizen is not delivered to your home and you are having trouble getting the paper from boxes around the S.R. 200 Corridor, call 854-3986CONTACT INFORMATION(352) 854-3986 Fax (352) 854-9277 8810 S.W. State Road 200, Suite 103, Ocala, FL 34481 Editor Jim Clark Circulation Barbara Jaggers Inside Sales/Office Coordinator -Michel Northsea Advertising Sales Tom Rapplean and Susie Mirabile General Manager John Provost Deadline for news : Friday 1 p.m. the week before publication. Deadline for classified ads :Deadline for display advertising : Tuesday 4 p.m. before publicationMonday 5 p.m. before publication READER SERVICES I want to get news in the Citizen. Call editor Jim Clark at 352-854-3986 or send by e-mail to editor@smcitizen.comCommunity news and photos must be received by Friday the week before publication. Mail and photos may be left at the Citizenoffice in Kingsland Plaza. All contributions are subject to editing for clarity, taste, and style.Member of the Community Papers of Florida Saturday, Jan. 7 Chess Club to meet The chess club that formed at the Freedom Public Library meets the first Saturday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Grab your board and chess pieces and come on down. Interested persons are invited to attend for a rousing game of chess. Its your move! For more information, call Ron at 352873-2276. Gospel music at Joy Lutheran The Jacob Brothers Gospel Music Trio will perform at Joy Lutheran Church on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 6 p.m. in the church sanctuary. The Jacob Brothers, Bob and Mike Jacobs and Mike Lawyer, are gospel veterans and have been dedicated to the ministry spreading the Gospel through music since 1962. They have traveled extensively and produced more than 50 albums. For an unforgettable experience, with a program of versatility in gospel music, do not miss this event. A freewill offering will asked at this program. Joy Lutheran Church is on Southwest State Road 200 at 83rd Place, Ocala. For further information, call 352-854-4509 ext 221.Historical Novel Society meets The Florida Chapter of the Historical Novel Society meets on the first Saturday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Community Room of the Central Ridge Library in Beverly Hills. Everyone is welcome. The first Writers Retreat led by President Joyce Moore was a great success and the Chapter plans to offer more writers workshops in the New Year. All members are urged to attend on Jan. 7 for an important business meeting and election of officers. For more information call Marian Fox at 352-726-0162. Gentle chair yoga planned Gentle chair yoga at the Freedom Library will be from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. and continuing on Jan. 14, Feb. 4 and Feb. 11. For information, contact Ingrid Crane at 352-8547950. Sunday, Jan. 8 Friendship Fellowship SundayAfter the 10:30 a.m. Worship Service, please join our Fellowship Pot Luck Dinner New Years Traditions featuring dishes that are family traditions for a new year. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St., off State Road 200, Ocala, phone is 352-861-6182, website is www.ccomc.org.Concert at Countryside PresbyterianRay Cooper presents From Vaudeville to Broadway on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 3 p.m. If you enjoyed Southern Express you will love this concert as Ray Cooper was their drummer extraordinaire. Ray is a complete one-man show, in addition to the drums he plays the trumpet and ukulele-banjo, he sings, Community calendar tap dances and is a very funny comedian. He is a lifelong professional entertainer having performed on cruise ships, the Queen Mary, Long Beach, CA, Virgin Airways, Disney World and has played drums for many Hollywood stars when he was in California. He also appeared on film and television when his mentor was Jimmy Durante. Cooper will be performing such old favorites as Singing in the Rain, Oh you Beautiful Doll, Its a Wonderful World and Drummin Man.Reflections Church Moving Beginning Sunday, Jan. 8, Reflections Church will be moving down Citrus Springs Boulevard to Citrus Springs Middle School for Sunday worship services. The time of the service will remain at 10:15 a.m. Childrens Church and child care will be available. Worship services will continue at the Citrus Springs Community Center until the move on Jan. 8. If you have any questions please call 352-794-3326. Celebrate New Year with DeccaDecca Real Estate Corp invites all Oak Run residents to Blinging in the New Year on Sunday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Bella Cucina in Oak Run. Dessert and beverages will be served. Win door prizes and gifts. RSVP to 352-854-8787. Come celebrate the New Year with us.Wednesday, Jan. 11 Public bingo at the Moose Each Wednesday beginning at 1 p.m., bingo is played with opportunities to win big! Try your luck while supporting the Lodge and its charity endeavors. Everyone is welcome, with a variety of lunch selections. Located at 10411 S.W. 110th St., one mile north of the State Road 200 main entrance of Oak Run. Phone is 352-854-2200.Thursday, Jan. 12 Palm Cay GOP to meetOn Jan. 12, the Palm Cay Republican Club will be holding its monthly meeting at the Oasis Club in Palm Cay. The speakers for January are Chris Blair, who is running for sheriff of Marion County, Wally Wagoner who is a candidate for superintendent of schools for Marion County and Wesley Wilcox, assistant supervisor of elections for Marion County The meeting will begin promptly at 7 p.m. and last until 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served after the meeting.For more information please contact James Pettus, 352-438-9662.Lunch kicks off NARFE meeting The National Association of Retired Federal Employees, Chapter 2279 of Ocala, and their spouses, will meet at the Olive Garden Restaurant, Jan. 12, at 1 p.m. A meeting will follow the lunch. Friday, Jan. 13 Day of Caring deadline extended The deadline to sign up for United Way of Marion Countys 19th annual Day of Caring has been extended to Friday, Jan. 13. Day of Caring, which will be held Saturday, Feb. 25, offers businesses, individuals, organizations and civic clubs the opportunity to help local nonprofit human service agencies accomplish much-needed projects during one day of organized volunteerism. Volunteer work teams who are interested in participating or community non-profit organizations that have projects that need to be completed can fill out an application at www.uwmc.org. Deadline for volunteer teams and agency project applications must be returned to the United Way by Friday, Jan. 13. For information, contact Tina Banner at 352-732-9696 or tbanner@uwmc.org. Life Line Screening Christs Church of Marion County presents Life Line Screening, trusted by hospitals Nationwide, on Friday, Jan. 13. We Can Help You Avoid A Stroke. Five screenings are available Stroke/Carotid Artery, Heart Rhythm, Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Peripheral Arterial Disease and Osteoporosis Risk Assessment. All five screenings are only $149. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Preregistration is required. Please call: 1-800-324-1851. Christs Church of Marion County is at 6768 S.W. 80th St. off State Road 200, Ocala, phone is 352-861-6182, website is www.ccomc.org. Its Diet Resolution Week: Taking a look at getting slim P UN ALLEY D F Dick Frank PLEASESEEPUN PAGE23 Estate Planning Wills Trusts Real Estate Probate Corporations Medicaid Qualifying Tax Law No Charge for Initial Consultation The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualificati ons and experience. 7480 SW SR 200 Ocala, FL 34476 Robert A. Stermer, LL.M (TAX) Attorney At Law 000A71K 8 6 1 0 4 4 7 8 6 1 0 4 4 7 861 0447 000A5SG FREE Seminar National Cremation Society T h i n k i n g A b o u t Thinking About C r e m a t i o n ? Cremation? 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T he Oak Run Veterans Association invites all residents of Oak Run to attend a very special presentation at our meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 7 p.m. in the Orchid Club. We will start the New Year with a great speaker, David Dilley, CEO of Global Weather Oscillations. He will talk and give a power point presentation about hurricane risk predications and climate change cycles. (Remember what Mark Twain said about the weather, if you dont like it, wait a minute and it will change.) Do not miss this rare opportunity. Come early as we expect a capacity crowd. A raffle will be held to raise money for the 2012 Honor Flight. Showcase of StarsIf you were not able to make the Showcase holiday show in December, you missed a great show indeed. But now you have another opportunity to have your talented neighbors entertain you. Shopping is over, wrapping is done. Decorations have been put away. Visitors are gone (or youre back home). Come relax, laugh, and have fun with the Showcase of Stars as they present Songs for Everyone tomorrow, Saturday, Jan. 7, at 7 p.m. at Palm Grove. Admission is free, there will be 50/50 and door prizes. If you have questions call Ron Manford at 352-8618295. Ambassadors Ticket Price Clarification The Oak Run Newsletter for January provided erroneous information about the upcoming stage show, The Atlantic City Boys. The cost is $15. Individual ticket sales will be on Monday, Jan 9, in the Orchid Club card room from 8 to 10 a.m. and on Tuesday, Jan. 10, in the Orchid Club lobby from 9 to 10 a.m. Please keep in mind for the rest of 2012 that all Ambassadors show tickets are $15 per person and all dances are $6 per person. (Columnists Note: Everyone I talked to who had seen the stage show, The Jersey Boys, raved about it. Now we have an opportunity to see a tribute to this great show right here in Oak Run!) New England ClubVery warm wishes to everyone for a happy New Year and a prosperous 2012. The first meeting of 2012 is to be held on Jan. 19 at the Orchid Club. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting starting at 5:45 p.m. and dinner to be served at 6 p.m. The signup dates are Monday, Jan. 9, and Friday, Jan 13, in the Orchid Club lobby from 10 a.m. until noon. The cost of the dinner is $12 and annual dues of $6 should be paid at this sign-up (separate checks please). The featured entertainment of the evening will be our famous auction, so please bring a new, or nearly new, wrapped gift of a value of at least $3. Please, no food or food products this year. The menu has yet to be decided, but will be catered by Angela and will include salad, choice of the main course and dessert. Coffee and tea will be available, but you may bring a beverage of your choice. Please bring cash for the 50/50 drawing and for the auction. Door prizes will be awarded. The new board hopes all members will come. Thank you for your loyalty, and please, bring a friend. New members are always welcome and very much appreciated. Any questions? Call Cecilia at 352-8545836. Photography ClubThe January Photography Club program at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 9, at the Orchid Club will feature Juan Pierre (J.P .) Leemans and his Critter Collection. J.P will demonstrate how an ordinary, non professional person using an ordinary camera can achieve extraordinary results by being observant, patient, and diligent. Art Holt will conduct a photo review showing members best holiday and other photographs. Art Club of Oak RunDont miss a wonderful demonstration of watercolor painting by awardwinning artist Jeanne Conrad. Come to the Island Club on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 9:30 a.m. to watch Jeanne create her wonderful paintings of Florida wildlife. All Oak Run residents are invited to attend. Members free, guests $3. Our new session of art lessons begins with drawing on Jan. 11, oil or acrylic, Jan. 17, pastel, Jan. 24 and watercolor, Jan. 25. All classes welcome beginners and you may sit in on a class to see if it suits you. No early sign up needed. Just bring a check for $60 to the first class. All classes start at 9:30 a.m. in the Island Club. Dont forget to buy a raffle ticket so you can win What! No Cell Phone? by Margarethe Nachbar. The winner will be announced at our 20th Annual Art Show on Feb. 25, but you need not be present to win. Tickets sales are Saturday, Jan. 14, Wednesday, Jan. 18, Saturday, Jan. 28 and Saturday, Feb. 11, from 8 to 10 a.m. in the Orchid Club lobby. Proceeds from the raffle will go toward an art scholarship at CCF. Library, copy machine hoursThe Oak Run library is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. ORHAs copy machine, located in the library, is available Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Little Theatre In Little Theatres March play, Sex Please Were Sixty, we are fortunate to have in our cast the very talented duo of DiAnne and Lenny Klatt. Fortunate because when they are not busy with on-stage rehearsals, they are busily engaged in running Lennys law practice down Highway 200 a piece. Theyve been principals in both theatre groups for the past several years and so busy with their dual occupations as lawyers and thespians that only recently have they had an opportunity to take a delayed European honeymoon. In the current play DiAnne in the role of Hillary Hudson is a beautiful, well educated, articulate and sophisticated woman, much the same as real life. She is an old friend of Henry Mitchell, played by Lenny but soon falls under the spell of Bud the Stud only to also find out that he is a two-timer. Henry Mitchell, her old friend is a retired chemist, and as Mrs. Stancliffes gentleman caller he is mild mannered and has proposed to Mrs. Stancliffe every day for twenty years. She always turns him down however, and out of frustration he develops a new pill to increase the libido in menopausal women. The results turn out to be different as he and Bud come to respect the mood swings menopausal women go through. Ticket sales in the Orchid club in January will be Jan.10 from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m., Jan. 14 from 8 to 10 a.m., Jan. 25 from 8:30 to 9:15 a.m., Jan. 28 from 8 to 10 a.m. and 6 to 6:45 p.m. Palm Grove Club sales will be Jan. 9 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. For more information about tickets, call Diana Schmidt regarding dinner theatre tickets at 352-8737243. For all other shows call Linda Noel at 352-8739908. Neighborhood 12 NewsA Valentines Day dinner is in the works for all residents of Neighborhood 12. It will be held at Bella Cucina in Oak Run on Feb. 14 at 5:30 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $16 and will be a buffet consisting of a fresh fruit salad, pot roast,Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 3 www.smcitizen.com 22 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Add Up TheSAVINGSwith a Name Address City State Zip Phone 10 Words $8.20 Per Week 44 For Each Additional Word Pricing Includes Online All Ads Must Be Prepaid All Credit Card s Accepted 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 10WORDS$8.20+44AWORD(IncludesOnline)=TOTAL For your convenience, mail with payments to South Marion Citizen office at 8810 SW SR 200, Unit 104, Ocala, FL 34481 or call...Serving S.R. 200 Communities & Businesses CallTollFree1-877-676-1403 CLASSIFIEDAD SMC_CLASS_AD_FORM_3_9_11 0 0 0 A 7 N 7 Be at least 18 years of age. Possess a valid drivers license. Possess proof of liability insurance. Routes are 7 days a week, early morning hours. OWN YOUR OWN BUSINESS Email: mgaouette@chronicleonline.com or bring resume to: 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River There are immediate opportunities for independent contractors to manage and grow single copy newspaper routes in Citrus and Marion Counties Vehicles Wanted BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID -$200 & UP (352) 771-6191 Care For the Elderly MOBILE HAIR CARE FULL SERVICE IN YOUR HOME LICENSED BEAUTICIAN/CNA WILL SERVICE THE HOME BOUND AND ELDERLY. CALL CATHY (352) 237-3347 Handyman Steves Handyman Service (352) 854-4927 Steve Zrowka 000A652 Inverness Homes FOR SALE OR LEASE2/2/1 enclosed porch, Central Heat and Air All Kitchen Appliances $95.K (352) 742-2770 Somebody else wants it! Sell it in the Classifieds. It may be just the perfect item to fill somebody elses need. TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403Got something special you no longer use? On Top Of The World FOR SALE BY HOMEOWNER 2/2/1 End Villa. Lots of extras. $70,500 Check list #ORL27190 BuyOwner.com352-861-5666 Inverness Homes Have it all! Inverness Highlands, S.Carol Terrace. Huge 1 Family. Major updates youll enjoy only in a new home. Owner down sized, will negotiate. In natures paradise this 4 bedroom 3 bath on 2.8 acres fits a family with children who love to play explorer. Own deep well (no water bills!), plus new whole-house water treatment system, 16x34 in-ground screened pool with fountain and lights. New 2-zone energy efficient heat/cool; new full attic R-30 insulation; new attic solar fan; new ducts/vents; updated bathrooms, 2 new AirMaster air cleaning units to remove dust, pollen, mold spores. Majestic trees. Extra long concrete driveway. Watch the deer play from the lanai or living room window. Newer (2002) Timberline roof, ridge vents, 7 solar tubs thru out the house. Two hot water heaters. Wired for generator. Completely chain link fenced. Corral your horses, park your boat or RV. ON property 7 palm trees value $10K each. Occupancy at funding. Approx. 2700 sq ft under air. $209,900. (Price below Estimate Zillow.com) Contact owner, 352-556-1510, 352-238-6274 email: rosepub@excite.com L ET U S W ORK F OR Y OU CALL TOLL FREE 1-877-676-1403South Marion CitizenClassifieds Get Results! Wanted to Buy TASHAS TOWING We buy Junk and Unwanted cars. 352-426-4267 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE AnyAr ea Condition or Situation. Call (352) 726-9369 Sale or Rent CRYSTAL RIVER2/1 on land, remodeled rent $600. long or short Sell $54K OBO (352) 307-4564 LECANTO 55+ FOR RENT OR SALE 1/1, Furnished $525. 2/2 Furnished $550. 352-287-9175, 746-1189 Rent: Houses Unfurnished 55+ SPRUCE CREEK NORTH2 Bd/2Ba/2 car garage excel. cond. scrn. lanai Immed. occupancy $650 mo. Includes ammenities (352) 266-0516. Real Estate For Sale PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. 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Ave. (US 41-S) Inverness (352) 637-9588 AB1667-AU2246 12% BP-2% ca.disc Veterans Association all Oak Run invited to Jan. 18 meeting O AK RUN C W Carol AnnWheeler PLEASESEEOAK RUN PAGE7 D ont mistake this book for a treacly Christmas story. The angel makers of the title are actually brutalized, embittered Hungarian women, circa WWI, who dispatch their loutish husbands to a different realm with the aid of arsenic. Touted as fiction inspired by true events, Angel Makers begins quietly with the narration of teenage village pariah Sari Arany. She describes the circumstances that led to the wholesale slaughter of the returning soldiers. With the outbreak of World War 1 the village had been emptied of all ablebodied men, including Saris fianc, Ferenc, son of the wealthiest family in this remote village on the Hungarian plain. Left on their own the women thrive and experience happiness for the first time. Handsome Italian prisoners bivouacked nearby furnish excitement for the romance-starved women. The Italians are so unlike their rough husbands with their harsh Magyar speech. In fact, to the women Italian sounds like bubbles under water. Nobody is really looking forward to the end of the war. To an outside observer, the village looks perhaps like any other, men and women going about their daily business, but anything more than a cursory glance shows that while the women are Magyar, the men are Italian and still dont sleep in the village. Everything has slipped sideways into an approximation of normal life, and unlike a life that has been turned entirely upside down, it has become very hard to remember what things were like before, or to imagine that it could have been much better than the current state of affairs. But the war does end and in 1918 the men return to the village. War has made even the mild-mannered Ferenc depressed and violent. Sari, having had her own dalliance with Italian prisoner Marco, fears that Ferenc will challenge her pregnancy and try to kill her baby. Feeling she has no other choice this midwife and herbalist turns to arsenic. Still, in a village as tiny as Saris her murderous deed is scarcely a secret. In time the other abused women demand her help or threaten to expose her to the authorities. All told, its believed that between 150 and 300 villagers in this small region were poisoned in the decade following World War I. Author Gregson came upon a battered paperback about serial murders while on a train in Europe. Only a small section dealt with the Hungarian women but she saw the potential for a great story in the material. Angel Makers tells of women using arsenic on husbands B OOK MARK P W Pat Wellington 000A7CW NO WAITING CONVENIENTLY LOCATED ON US 19 CHILDREN WELCOME! 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Friday, January 6, 2012 ~ 23 www.smcitizen.com 2 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Fine, she disappeared completely last week. Cold, of courseA polar bear went into a restaurant and ordered, Ill have a ham and cheese sandwich. The waiter asked, Why the long pause? The bear replied, I dont know. Ive always had them. Dont monkey aroundThe city council is going to get rid of the monkey bars at the elementary school. Thats a good idea. Why do you say that? Kids shouldnt drink with monkeys. Weighty decisionLois and her mother were discussing their mutual weight problem one evening, when Lois challenged her to a contest. She said to her mother, If you lose the most weight in the next month, I will pay you $20. If I lose the most weight, you will pay me the $20. All right, anything for an incentive. said the mother. But lets wait two weeks before we start. There are some things I have to eat first. Dieting made to orderI believe you are thinner than the last time I saw you, Mrs. Kane. Are you taking treatments or dieting to lose weight? Oh, no, Im losing weight because of all the trouble Im having with my new maid. Why dont you fire her? Im going to, just as soon as she worries me down another ten pounds. Political dietPresident Obama recently had a physical exam. His doctor said Obama is physically active, eats a healthy diet, and stays at a healthy weight. So now Im really starting to doubt whether he was born in this country.Dick and his wife Jane live in Oak Run. PUN CONTINUED FROM PAGE 21 Homeschool help availableAre you a Marion County Homeschooler looking to make more friends for trips, projects, outings and play dates? Are you thinking about homeschooling and would like a place to ask questions, get advice or voice concerns? Be sure to check out an inclusive, everyone is welcome group that is very active and always looking to make new friends. 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BRIEFS Coalition to hear from sheriffs officialsThe State Road 200 Coalition will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Jan. 9, at the Collins Health Resource Center, building 300, suite 303, at TimberRidge Medical Park on Southwest 110th Street, off State Road 200 in Ocala. The meeting begins at 1 p.m., with refreshments available at 12:30. Officials from the Marion County Sheriffs Office, possibly including Sheriff Ed Dean, will speak. The meeting is open to the public. Dinner Theater at CFEnjoy an evening of entertainment and dining when the College of Central Florida Foundation presents its 14th annual Dinner Theater production, Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig. Performances will be held Jan. 25 through 29, in the Webber Center at the Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. Evening performances, Wednesday through Saturday, begin with dinner at 6 p.m. Matinee performances, Saturday and Sunday, begin with the meal at 12:30 p.m. Doors open 15 minutes before the meal. A full schedule is available at www.CF.edu/foundation, then events. Tickets are $55. The New York Post has called the production hilarious building up its laughs methodically shtick by shtick. Ludwig stuffs his play with comic invention, running gags and a neat sense of absurdity. Go and enjoy. This years production benefits the CF Foundations Promise for the Future Fund, helping the college develop educational programs based on community needs. For more information or for tickets, call Laura Wright at 352-854-2322, ext. 1416. To sponsor a table, contact Lisa Lombardo at 352-854-2322, ext. 1427. INDEX Bookmark...........................22 Cop Shop............................19 Marion Landing................13 Oak Run.................................3 Obituaries...........................12 OTOW...................................20 Out to Pastor.....................10 Pun Alley.............................21 Puzzles.................................16 Spruce Creek North`.......17CitizenS UTH MARION Serving S.R. 200 Communities & Businesses FRIDAY, JANUARY 6, 2012 VOLUME 17 NUMBER 32 www.smcitizen.com 24 ~ Friday, January 6, 2012 www.smcitizen.com Residents who want to find out more about their local government will soon have an opportunity to do so. Marion County is now accepting applications for its 2012 Citizens Academy, a free 10-week program where local residents and business owners can get an inside look at county government and its operation, services and challenges. Citizens Academy participants will attend sessions on a different department or facet of county government each week. Sessions last approximately three hours and include presentations, tours and hands-on activities at various county locations. Past academy experiences have included touring the Marion County Animal Center and Baseline landfill, designing a park and even serving as a commissioner for a day. Planned areas for this years academy include: Community Services, County Engineer, Growth Management, Public Library System and Utilities among many others. The academy begins in March. Marion County residents or business owners ages 18 and older are eligible to attend. All participants must complete a registration form and be accepted prior to attending and go to a minimum of eight of the 10 sessions to graduate. For more information or to apply, visit www.marioncountyfl.org/citizensacademy.htm. Countys Citizens Academy accepting new applications PHOTO BY RON RATNERNew police chief Greg Graham, left, new police chief of the city of Ocala, poses with Mayor Kent Guinn at Tuesdays City Council meeting. Graham was approved by a 3-1 vote. He is a former assistant chief who left several years ago to become chief in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. PHOTO PROVIDEDToys for Tots donationSouthern Style Hair recently collected more than $400 and a box of toys for the Toys for Tots program. From the left are Jim McCarthy and George Robinson of Toys for Tots, and Donna Hawley of Southern Style. Occupy Ocala will hold its first rally of 2012 on Saturday, Jan. 7, at 9:30 a.m. with a general assembly at 10 a.m. to discuss participation in major upcoming national demonstrations. Those attending are asked to park in the empty lot at the northwest corner of Magnolia and East Silver Springs and gather in front of the Insomniac Theater. Further info at www.occupyocala.com or Facebook. Occupy Ocala to rally on Saturday A special holiday gift, straight from the heart BY PRISCILLA GEISSAL West Marion MessengerWe often see the Big Red Bus or other mobile units parked in various locations; and, if you are like me, we say to ourselves, I ought to stop and give blood today. Maybe we domaybe we cannot at that particular time, but that big bus reminds us that some things can only come from one person to another. Recently, I made one of my trips to the bus when it was parked at Walgreens at the corner of Southwest 60th Avenue and State Road 200. It is my most familiar location since I pass there at least once nearly every day. This time was not very different from other times, but it was still special to me. Slightly over a year ago, my husband had 18 transfusions in a 12day period. I still am amazed that he lived through that particular ordeal; but thanks to the generosity of kind people who donate blood on a regular basis, he is still alive and kickin as he likes to say. This time there were three guys working in the bus, and they were all amazing. The one who worked with me is Greg Gallagher, who is a retired U.S. Navy corpsman whose wife told him that being in his 50s is just too young not to be still working. So, he now is working with those who are willing to give a very personal gift to an anonymous person who will need their help. As the New Year of 2012 begins, I would personally like to encourage those who can to do this very simple act that could well be the life or death difference for another person. It does not take long it is (relatively) painless you get juice and cookies and often there are other perks like movie tickets and gift cards. The latter is the least important, but it does show how the local businesses participate by sponsoring this special need that we always have in our community. When you see the Big Red Bus or any of the other locations where you can be of help to another human being, please think about how valuable your contribution is to others who have no way of thanking you. So on behalf of my family and many others who still have a loved one because of the generosity of those who give thank you! Your gift from your heart is appreciated from the bottom of our hearts. Happy New Year! PHOTOS BY PRISCILLA GEISSALThe Big Red Bus parked in Walgreens parking lot on Dec. 27 attracted a number of donors. 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