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BriefsThe Boca Raton Tribune INDEXCommunity News Page 03 Municipal News Page 13 Food Review Page 22 Section B Page 15 Business Page 27 Columnists Page 30 Games Page 32 Pet Society Page 32 Sports Page 33 Give careful thought to the paths for your feet and be steadfast in all your ways.Proverbs 4: 26 BOCA RATON The following events are being presented by FAUs Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters Events Tuesday, November 1 through Saturday, November 12 Biennial Faculty Art Exhibition, Schmidt and Ritter Galleries, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Free; obtain parking pass at FAU information booth Information: 561-297-2966 or fau.edu/galleries Thursday, November 3, 6:30 p.m. Film, Tapas and Conversation: Refuge Living Room Theaters, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Rd Tickets and information: 561-297-2337 Friday, November 4, 3 p.m. Lecture: Professional Dancer and Teaching artist Cynthia Word, Schmidt Center Gallery, Performing Arts Building, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Free Information: 561-297-2966 Friday, November 4, 7 p.m. Student Jazz Combos Coyote Jacks Restaurant, Student Union, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Free Information: 561-297-3853 Saturday, November 5, 9:30 a.m. 2:30 p.m. Peaceful Mind Workshop and Yin Yoga Session Senate Chambers, FAU Boca Raton campus Registration $25, includes lunch www.fauf.org/peaceful or 561-297-2337 Sunday, November 6, 3 p.m. Concert: Classical Guitar Society University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Free, suggested donation of $10 at the door Information: 561-297-3853 Monday, November 7, 7 p.m. Lecture: Against the Tide: Perspectives on Independent Publishing with Fiona McCrae, publisher of Graywolf Press, Live Oak Pavilion, Student Union Building, FAU Boca Raton Free Information: 561-297-2553 Friday, November 11 through Sunday, November 20 Theatre: Widows Studio One Theatre, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Tickets: $20; FAU rates and group rates available 800-564-9539 or www.fauevents.com Saturday, Nov 12 and Sunday, Nov 13, 10 a.m. 5 p.m. Art Festival Schmidt Center for the Arts, FAU Boca Raton, 777 Glades Road Free 561-297-3870 Sunday, November 13, 6 p.m. Band-O-Rama Concert Mizner Park Amphitheater, Boca Raton Free 561-297-3853 BOCA RATON If you looked out your window this morning and saw a big yellow ball in the sky, you werent still dreaming. The sun has actually returned to the Sunshine State. But you wouldnt know this was Florida for the torrents of rain that fell this past weekend. South Florida got a lashing from the outer bands of a passing hurricane (Rina) and then got slapped by another passing weather front. We got a lot of rain, said Sandra Boonenberg, public information officer for Boca Raton Police Services. She said there was flooding in the usual spots along with stalled-out cars and some power outages. There was nothing Boca PD couldnt handle, though. Boonenberg said there was flooding in the area of Second Avenue, at Camino and Federal, Jeffery and Second and along Federal Highway north of 20th Street. Some traffic lights also malfunctioned. She said the traffic turmoil could have been worst, but the most torrential rain happened late Friday when most of the population had taken shelter from the storm. There were not a lot Look, up in the sky, the sun is back!of issues, she said. Usually, the city puts up signs warning of flooding. Rain continued in spotty fashion over the weekend, and often popped up when least expected. Often, it came in the form of showers that didnt last long. Weather sources say the Boca area got about 5 inches of rain officially, 4.46 inches at the Palm Beach International Airport. It could have been worse. In Hobe Sound far north of Boca, 42 mobile homes were damaged by a tornado. In fact, warnings about the potential of twisters were broadcast on TV and radio, with meteorologists standing in front of maps with large areas of red and yellow the signs of heavy rains. Luckily, the worst of the bad weather abated before little ghouls and goblins took to the streets for Halloween Monday night. They didnt seem to mind the damp sidewalks and hedges as they searched for treats. Boca got socked hardest by the early rains of Friday and Saturday those associated with Hurricane Rina as it passed to the south. Weather officials said Boca along with neighboring Delray Beach, Boynton Beach and Highland Beach recorded the heaviest downpours from the late-season cyclone. Rainwater floods plaza parking lot.
3 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Community NewsThe Boca Raton Tribune ABC Construction Building, Inc.General Contracting / Designing / Building / Planning Consulting / Engineering / Surveying Your Home Remodeling Center BOCA RATON Fouryear old Sophie Steiber wanted to do her part for the American Cancer Societys annual walk to support breast cancer research. Sophie thought the walk might be a bit too much for her little legs, but she knew that all the walkers would love an ice cold cup of pink lemonade. So, she set up her stand along the walk route on Palmetto Park Road, in front of ego the salon, which sponsored her stand. Sophie was so proud of herself, she raised $333.56. She had one little problem. Many of the walkers were so disappointed that they had no money with them. Sophie was even willing to give them the lemonade for free, telling all the people with the pretty pink bras that they could pay her later. (A childs innocence and trust is what more adults should learn.) Sophies mom, Natalee, is currently talking with the American Cancer Society to help come up with a plan for next year. They Boca 4-year-old sets up pink lemonade stand for breast cancer cure would like to remind all the walkers to bring there dollar for Sophies Pink Lemonade. She hopes to raise a lot more money next year. BOCA RATON Just weeks before the presidential election in 2012, the two candidates for the nations top office will square off in a debate at Boca Ratons Lynn University. Lynn has been selected as the site of the final 2012 presidential debate by the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD). It will be held October 22, 2012. The CPD is a nonprofit, nonpartisan corporation and has sponsored all general election presidential and vice presidential debates since 1988. Lynn was one of 12 sites nationwide, and the only institution in Florida, under consideration to host one of three presidential, or one vice presidential debates, produced by the CPD. Being an undergraduate or graduate student here on our campus when such an historic event takes place will provide a singular and unparalleled educational experience, said Lynn University President, Kevin M. Ross. The site has already hosted a Congressional District 22 debate in Oc tober 2010 between thenincumbent Ron Klein and Allen West. Lynn University submitted its application to the Commission in January 2011 and hosted staff from the Commission on Presidential Debates over the summer for an on-site survey of the proposed debate venue and campus. Lynn University received overwhelming and nearly unilateral support for its application from government officials at all levels, including the entire Florida Congressional Delegation, the Florida Cabinet, the leadership of the Florida Legisla ture, former Governor Jeb Bush, former Governor Bocas Lynn University to host nal presidential debate in 2012 The final presidential debate of the 2012 campaign will be held in this venue, the Keith C. and Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University.and Senator Bob Graham, Palm Beach County officials, Boca Raton Mayor Susan Whelchel, and many others. Preparing for an event of this magnitude will require the campus and community to come together now and organize for the arrival of the candidates, their campaign staff members, and thousands of national and international journalists expected to come to the area to cover the debate. It is a tremendous challenge, but Lynn University will be prepared to welcome the nation to Florida for the final debate before the 2012 general election, Ross said. A press conference to discuss the debate was scheduled this week at the site of the debate, Lynns Keith C. & Elaine Johnson Wold Performing Arts Center. School officials said no additional comments about Lynns hosting of the debate would be made before the press conference. A website for the 2012 presidential debate at Lynn University is currently under construction and will be live in the coming weeks.
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5 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE A publicaton of Your business can not aord to miss this opportunity to reach out the right customers. For more information email: giftquide@ bocaratontribune.com Space Reservation Deadline is Nov10th, 2011
6 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. rfntfnb rfnrf tbbbb ntbbt rf rffffrfr ntrrfrfr rf n tb b b bbbbt b r r ttt b The Four Arts King Library invites you to the second annualKing FlingFriday, November 4 from 5:30 to 8 pmJoin us for an evening of books, wine, lite bites, and live music as we raise funds to restore The King Library, a Maurice Fatio-designed architectural landmark and home to Palm Beachs original library. Your ticket allows you to browse & purchase a selection of rare and donated books, DVDs and other library treasures before they go on sale to the public the next day. 3 Four Arts Plaza, Palm Beach FL FREE PICK UP & DELIVERY Call Today!
7 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.As the Statue of Liberty celebrates its 125th Gala my family and I gather around the dinner table and raise a toast to her and the ideals she stands for. The belief in freedom is the foundation of our great country and a moral value for which countless have sacrificed to achieve. The Declaration of Independence declared that we were conceived with the unalienable Rights of Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. So many have traveled far, leaving the land of their birth, to adopt this principal and make the United State their home. Americans believe in the ideals of this country and have fought to preserve them so todays youth can live the American Dream. My father, Vince Zarrilli, an Italian immigrant, he still cries every time he tells me of his first sighting of the Statue of Liberty, almost forty nine years ago. Born in a rural Italian village without running water, electricity or cars, Papa dreamt of going to university. His mother finished first grade before working in the fields; his father, fourth grade before becoming a tailor. Despite many obstacles, leaving all they knew behind, his fa ther at age 51, his mother 48, and my Papa age 13 choose to come to America so my dad could pursue his dreams. He and his family left Italy in 1962 several days before Christmas and rode steerage in an old ship call the Saturnia. Their ocean voyage was dramatic. They thought they would never make it as the ship they crossed the Atlantic in hit three major winter storms and almost sank twice. They prayed with other seasick passengers on Christmas morning unable to eat the meager meal provided. Arriving two days later than expected, on New Years Eve 1963 my dad (his folks too sick stayed in their bunks) made his way out on the slippery ice encrusted deck as the Saturnia pulled into the New York Harbor. In the confusion of boarding the boat, my dad had forgotten his warm coat in Italy, but he said that he didnt mind the biting freezing night air as all he felt was the excitement of possibilities as he focused on the warm glow of hope radiating from the Ladys Torch lighting the way to the land of opportunity. My father learned Eng lish, worked hard, earned a college degree and became a United States Citizen. His folks never returned back to the land of their birth and are buried in their adopted home. My dad visited his home town of Calitri in southern Italy when he graduated college and took me there as a child. I had the good fortunate of taking a study abroad program in Italy the summer of 2010. It is the stories of my familys sacrifices and the Italian American traditions and values of importance taking responsibility, getting an education and being part of a community has lite the way for me much as the Statue of Liberty lite the way for my dad. So I as I toast the Statue, I give thanks to all who braved the journey and have labored to make America a place where dreams can come true. I am so lucky to be living in our bountiful country with its boundless opportuni-A toast to Statue of Liberty and all she represents!The Boca Raton Tribune COMMUNITY NEWS East/West Boca Raton, FL Antonietta & Vincenzo Zarrillis entry documents Italian Passport into USA stamped January 1, 1963 Giovanni Zarrilli entry documents Italian Pass port into USA stamped January 1, 1963 Vincenzo now Vincent Zarrilli USA citizenship document December 6, 1972ties. I am living the American dream as I am full of hope and believe anything is possible if one takes responsibility and work hard. I look to Lady Liberty and all she represents as my lifes journey and contribution to the world continue to be shaped by the all the possibilities America offers.Papa and me in his grandmothers kitchen in 1995. Note: his Nonas house was destroyed in 1981 earthquake that hit southern Italy My Dad, Mom and me (dressed in traditional Calitroni costume) in Italy 1995. My dad took me to see the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island in 2000. I visited my dads hometown Calitri, during my Italian study abroad semester in 2010. Christina Zarrilli Florida Atlantic University Ocean Engineering Major Story by Jackie and Christina Zarrilli
8 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Letters must be signed with name clearly legible along with a phone number and complete address. No unsigned or anonymous letters will be considered for publication. The Boca Raton Tribune reserves the right to edit the letters for The Boca Raton Tribune, spelling, grammar, news style, good taste and available space. Letters from the same author will not be published more often than E-mails to columnists may be used as letters to the editor.Letter Guidelines By Dale King Letters to the EditorThe Boca Raton Tribune EDITORIALS/LETTERS East/West Boca Raton, FLThe Boca Raton TribuneFounded January 15, 2010 Publisher C.E.OC.O.O. C.M.0 Managing Editor Associate Editor If you read this column regularly, you know I have raved in the past about my wonderful dog, how smart he is and how his behavior is top-notch. Well, I didnt think it could happen, but he has actually gotten smarter. If he could talk, I would enroll him at an Ivy League school preferable one that has a dog as a mascot. (Maybe Id send him to my alma mater, Northeastern, whose symbol is the indomitable husky). Ive read that dogs generally have the vocabulary of a two-year-old human. Well, at age five, my little Peanut understands complete sentences. In his own very cognitive way, Peanut has developed a number of rituals. I know most dogs have this trait, but Peanut has a way of making his idiosyncrasies seem so human. Case in point. Pea nut has developed a love for Dentastix. (I just call them sticks). I read the label and determined that for his size and weight, he can have two a day. So when my wife and I retire for the night, Peanut usually jumps on the bed and watches TV with us. When the television goes off, our little baby sits up and looks at me. Its one of the looks. I ask him if he wants a stick. Either he bolts off the bed, or he nudges me in the back or on the knee. As I walk to the kitchen to get one, he pokes my ankles with his nose. He repeats this ritual one more time. And then he is off the big bed and down on his own for the night. Is that smart or what? He knows he can only have two. If for some reason, Pea nut doesnt get the bedtime message, my wife or I simply says: Peanut, go to sleep. And he is gone. I dont think I told you that going to bed is Pea nuts favorite thing. In the evening, Peanut lays on his mommys lap watching television. (His favorite shows seem to be Danc ing with the Stars and X Factor. Dont ask me why.) He stares intently at the TV screen. But around 9:30, Peanut lifts his head from the arm of my wifes reclining chair and looks at me. I know the look. He wants to go to bed. Since he seems to love his mommy and daddy very much, it is the only time of day he knows we will be with him for hours. And heres something. If I dont take Peanut to The smartest dog in the world Part II bed, he jumps to the floor and runs into the bedroom himself. I normally find him later, curled up on the spread, waiting for us to arrive. I should tell you that Peanut is very protective. His normal temperament is perfect. But if a stranger comes by, hes up, running and growling. You can imagine what Halloween was like at our house. We really should have gotten Peanut a new costume this year. He, again, was Spiderman but not for long. He soon shook off the cloak and he was his normal self again. Did I mention how well Peanut is known in our neighborhood? Most people I pass say, Hi, Peanut, but dont even acknowledge me. Our neighbors, Fran and Bob, who take care of Peanut when we are not around, say this is not a regular neighborhood, it is Peanuts neighborhood. So, I walk him each day, living in his shadow. As he grows more mature, some of his habits are changing. He has never been bothered by fireworks. This year, he refused to go for a walk when they were booming. He doesnt like going out in the rain, and looks at me like Im some dumb human when I try. So you can understand how tough these past few days have been. Anyway, Peanut is nice and clean from a weekend bath. I think Ill shut down the computer now and go see my wife and Peanut. Theyre both watching Dancing with the Stars.Peanut in Spiderman outfit, Halloween 2011To the editor: Thank you for your continued coverage of news from West Boca Medical Center and from Delray Medi cal Center. I appreciate your consideration in putting these items in your publication. Thanks so much. Ryan Lieber Tenet Healthcare PR Manager North To the editor: Just a note to remind area music lovers that the Boca Raton Bridge Hotel has extended its Wednesday evening live jazz, bossa and blues programs through November at Carmens At The Top Of The Bridge, from 7:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Guests can enjoy the sounds of contemporary jazz, blues and Brazilian bossa nova performed by nationally and internationally renowned jazz recording artists. Thank you, Jon Kaye Kaye Communications To the editor: Thank you for your ongoing coverage of the Boca Bacchanal, which is preparing for its 10th anniversary edition next year. Sincerely, Carla Marsh Public Relations
9 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.By Dr. Synesio Lyra, Jr. Dr. Synesio Lyra, Jr. is a Florida resident who, for many years, was a professor at the post-graduate level. received his education in four of them. When he resided in southern California, he wrote a weekly column for the daily Anaheim Bulletin, which was carried for about six years, until he moved to south Florida. By Douglas Heizer The Boca Raton Tribune EDITORIALS & LETTERS East/West Boca Raton, FL People exist in differ ent sizes, shapes, and col ors. Their voices may be individually identifiable; their laughter is fully their own. Their talents are varied, and their personalities are quite unique. Because of all that, every person is most hard, if not impossible, to copy. Like snow flakes, people are saturated with individuality. Furthermore, every person is important in the world. Thats why war is so deplorable, even when necessary, and murder is a most heinous crime. Thats also the reason why many battles for human rights must be fought and won, through sound guidelines. All humans are fearfully and wonderfully made, and that speaks not only of our physical frames and their functioning, but of every single, intricate aspect of our humanity also, which makes me me, and you you! Someone suggested that after God made you, He threw away the mould, never to use it again! Indeed, no one else is like you! Indeed, the crown of all creation is not the man Adam, per se, but the entire human race represented in him, since his name ADAM means just that! Therefore, every time you look in the mirror, be grateful for what you see. And I dont mean the mirror itself, nor its frame, but your own self. Always remember that you are special, that you have been fashioned in the image and likeness of God. Herein lies our basic greatness! Recognize the good in other selves, by paying value to them, by affirming them. As a contemporary writer asserted, God has no wastebas kets. But for every person and for everything there is a purpose. If you look for good things in other people, you will surely find them. With all this in mind, each day rejoice at your own self; recognize that you are special; never lose sight of the fact that you and all fellow humans are beautiful creations. As the late Reuel Howe encouraged: Choose to say I am who I am and look forward to the I am that I am becoming. Each individual can only be ones own unique self. Thus, continue to be yourself, and consistently keep on improving who you are to become what you can be!Your Self and Other Selves Elsewhere in todays edition youll find my offering of personal best wishes to Erica and Raymond Alvarez on the birth of a son, Josiah Reese Alvarez, who entered this world at 12:04 a.m. on Oct. 29. Around the time my new friends gave birth to their son, I was reading a report on the Internet saying that the population of the world was about to hit seven billion. Imagine that! Seven billion people in the world. Seven billion mouths to feed every day. Fourteen billion eyes watching us, 14 billion ears tuning in to what is happening around the globe. According to the United Nations, the seven billionth person was to be born on Halloween an odd day for such a signifi cant event in the earths population total. Still, who really knew exactly when the seven billionth person would be born? For that matter, who knows for sure that the population of the world has actu ally hit the magic figure? Little Josiah may have won the blue ribbon for being the seven billionth, but who knows with certainty? By the time you counted all seven billion, there will probably be another billion to add in. Actually, it is scheduled to happen more quickly than you think. Just 12 years ago, the earth was home to 6 billion people, according to the UN, and back in the 1960s, the earths population measured only half that num ber three billion. And in the time of our founding fathers, there were just a single billion inhabitants on earth. Scientists have narrowed down the spot where the seven billionth child is or was likely to be born India. A baby is born in India nearly every second, making it the fast est growing country in the world. Indias population is expected to surpass that of China, currently the worlds most populous country, in only 14 years. And in a mere decade, scientists said, well be preparing to welcome the eight billionth person into the world. I know there are con cerns about overpopulation, adequate food, water and sanitation worries, available land for homes and proper education and employment. I prefer to be optimistic about new babies being born. Life is a wonderful thing, and something to be heralded. I think we can be cautious without being grim. With about 250 people being born every minute, UN officials said they are now urging world leaders to help keep up with the demand, with adequate food and clean water, to help ensure the population can be something to celebrate, not worry about. By the way, the population of the world is expected to hit 10 billion by the year 2100. Speaking of growth, Alliance Residential Company will host a groundbreaking ceremony at a 17-acre parcel of land located at 7801 North Federal Highway in Boca Raton on Wednesday, November 9 at 11 a.m. The company plans to build a $62 million luxury apartment community consist ing of 384 residential units called Broadstone at North Boca Village. The deal closed on Sept. 29 and Alliance anticipates initial lease-up to begin in the third quarter of 2012, with final completion expected in March 2013. This area was to be North Boca Village, a massive, multi-use facility approved several years ago, but fell through after the company planning it went bankrupt. The property is the site of the former Levitz Plaza. The new development will be a key to revitalizing the North Federal corridor.Is Josiah Reese Alvarez the seven billionth person in the world? bocaratontribune.com
10 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune COMMUNITY NEWS East/West Boca Raton, FL BOCA RATON The Boca Raton Historical Society will hold an open house at a home in the Old Floresta section of the city on Nov. 15. The open house will be held at 777 Oleander St., Boca Raton. The cost is $15 a person. RSVP to 561-989-2100 or b.siegel@ langrealty.com The event will include refreshments and tours of this Addison Mizner-designed house in Boca Ra tons historic Old Floresta neighborhood. The society said many of the houses planned for Addison Mizners 1920s development in Boca Ra ton were never constructed. But the houses of the Old Floresta neighborhood were. And today, it is one of the citys historic districts. The Robinson Company received the contract to begin 29 homes in a neighborhood west of the El Rio Canal on West Palmetto Park Road in 1925. The houses were planned as a modest version of the Mizner style, with multi level roofs, stuc coed walls, ironwork, and plenty of tile. The homes were intended for the executives and directors of the Mizner Development Company. The Robinson Compa ny was unable to complete the construction of all of the Floresta homes before money ran out in the Bust of 1927. The property returned to the original land owners, one of whom was Hermann von Holst, who ensured the completion of the subdivision. He also named it Floresta, which translates a delightful rural place, and assigned the bird and flower names to the streets. Mizners plans for the Floresta homes included 10 models, some one, others two-story. Most of these models were constructed although many homes featured a reverse of the plan or were otherwise altered during actual construction. Most of the homes today have been added on toa necessary accommodation to modern living. The house at 777 Oleander Street is a reversed A one story style with additions on both sides. Boca Historical Society to sponsor open house at Old Floresta home Mizner designed house at 777 Oleander St. in Old Floresta Although the original owner is unknown, it was probably leased to an officer serving at the adja cent Boca Raton Army Air Field during World War II. Later, almost derelict, it was restored by long time owner D.C. Campbell and his wife Faun, who lived there from the 1960s through the 1980s. Saint Andrews High School Students spent their weekend delivering toiletries, magazines, gently used books, and Beanie Babies to the Conine Clubhouse at Joe DiMag gio Childrens Hospital in Hollywood, FL. The Clubhouse is a home away from home for families who have a child in the hospital. More than 600 families stay there each year. It was fun, said Junior Matthew Dagistino. And we knew we were making a difference when one of the moms staying at the clubhouse stopped to say thank you. Her son would be going home soon, but it meant a lot for her to have a place to stay so close to the hospital. The project to col lect items for the Conine Clubhouse was started by Kelsey Janser after she was a patient at Joe DiMaggio Childrens Hospital. She has been working with local hotels, physician offices, and members of the community to collect items for the Clubhouse for almost a year. She has collected thousands of items and makes regular deliveries, but this time she needed her friends help. We had two SUVs full, said Kelsey. Thanks to many generous donors we had toiletries, magazines, and more than 600 Beanie Ba bies to take to the Clubhouse. Beanie Babies have a special meaning at the Clubhouse; they are given to children when they complete their medical treatments. In addition to collect ing items for the Conine Clubhouse, Kelsey has raised more than $2,000 to help purchase toys, video games and new TVs. She plans to continue to raise funds and collect more items. Its gratifying to help people be as comfortable as possible when their child is sick. Im happy to be able to make a difference. Make A Difference Day http://makeadifferenceday.com is celebrated the fourth Saturday in Octo ber each year and millions of people across the country participate. For more information, or to make a donation, contact Kelsey Janser at 561-999-8826.Saint Andrews Students Deliver on Make A Dierence DayConine Clubhouse at Joe DiMaggio Childrens Hospital receives supplies for families on October 22 Kelsey Janser, Manuela Jaramillo, Matthew Dagistino, and Johanna Bassil--all from St. Andrews Class of 2013LANTANA Palm Beach County Tax Collector Anne M. Gannon has announced that a new service will be available at the Lantana office at 1299 West Lantana Road. Effective Nov. 1, she said, Our Lantana office will accept property tax payments, said Gannon. Previously, the service center was strictly for driver licenses only. The office is open from 8:15 a.m. 5 p.m. She said the office may suspend driver license services when the number of client's in the queuing system exceeds the hours of operation, Gannon said. Also, road tests are suspended when weather is hazardous. New service available at Lantana tax collector oce bocaratontribune.combocaratontribune.combocaratontribune.com
11 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune COMMUNITY NEWS East/West Boca Raton, FL DELRAY BEACH -On October 4, the YMCA of South Palm Beach County welcomed more than 100 guests to the Delray Beach Club in celebration of the kick-off of their Annual Community Support Campaign. This fun and informal event provided an opportunity for those who support the fundraising efforts of the local Y to mingle with staff and other supporters while stirring up some excitement for the upcoming year. Highlights included longtime member Russell Lisk sharing his personal and emotional connec tion to the Y and pledging $5,000; a recital by Flame, the Ys dance troop of girls ages 8-12; a video montage illustrating the Ys community impact as well as a rousing performance by FAUs cheerleader squad. The Y counts on the support of the community to continue to provide much-needed quality programming for all ages and income levels. Last years campaign helped raise more than $200,000 and the goal for this year will be to surpass that number. YMCA of South Palm Beach County launches community support campaignYMCA of South Palm Beach County Board Members, from left, Randy Nobles, Charles Hill Jr. and YMCA of South Palm Beach County CEO Richard Pollock BOCA RATON -Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services did a different type of training in advance of Florida Atlantic Universitys opening day football game on Oct. 15. Firefighter/Paramedics have been training to handle emergency calls at the new FAU Owls football stadium on the Boca Raton campus. During the game, para medics were touring the stadium on foot as well as on special emergency bikes which enabled them to reach, treat and transport patients promptly. Crews worked with special equipment to help move patients safely from the stands. They also worked with trainers and team physicians on treating injured players. A ground unit, stationed outside the stadium, was available to transport pa tients to the appropriate receiving hospital. Boca reghters take training to work at FAU stadiumFrom left are Assistant Fire Chief Raul Travieso, Firefighter/ Paramedics David Weyer, Scott Stinecipher and Val Polestina.DELRAY BEACH -The Spady Cultural Heritage Museums first wine and food event raised more than $3,300, thanks to key sponsorships and a turnout of more than 125 people. In keeping with its mission of celebrating the contributions of African-American, HaitianAmerican and CaribbeanAmerican heritages to Palm Beach County, the Spady Museum introduced Soulful Tastings: An Evening of Southern Foods and South African Wines, Oct. 21 at Patio Delray. Sponsored by Shulers Memorial Chapel and an anonymous benefactor, the event featured some soul food creations by Chef Scott Thomas. We wanted to start our season with a new twist on the familiar and stay in touch with our mission and cultural ties to the community, said Charlene Jones of the Spady Mu-Museum plans Spady Day Saturday; raises $3,300 at Soulful Tastings event Oct. 21seum. We are extremely grateful to our guests for coming out and supporting us in such a fabulous way. Our raffle alone brought in $500 that evening. The Spady Museum isnt waiting long for its next event. Spady Day will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, from 4-10 p.m. along Northwest Fifth Avenue in Delray Beach. Admission is free for street activities; $5 for the new VIP section behind the museum, which will feature live music from the Derek Mack Band. There will be Gourmet Food Trucks featuring the tastes of South Florida, childrens games and activities; storytelling; vendors and more. Call 561-2798883, visit spadymuseum. org or email email@example.com for more information. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Spady Cultural Heritage Continued on page 20
12 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Advent Lutheran Church 300 East Yamato Road Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-395-3632 www.adventboca.org First Church Of Christ, Scientist 566 W Palmetto Park Road Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-391-7689 Armation Lutheran Church 9465 Glades Road Boca Raton, FL 33434 561-483-6004 First United Methodist Church www.fumcbocaraton.org 625 NE Mizner Blvd. Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-395-1244 Ascension Catholic Church 7250 N Federal Hwy Boca Raton, FL 33487 561-997-5486 Friendship Baptist Church 1422 NE 2nd Court Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-395-6871 Assembly of God Hispanic Church Centro Cristiano Familiar 21121 Oriole Country Rd Boca Raton, FL 33433 561-746-8626 Frontline Christian Center Olympic Heights High Schl 20101 Lyons Rd Boca Raton FL 33434 561-826-0404 www.frontlinechristiancenter.com Ayts Chayim Messianic Synagogue Glades Presbyterian Church 21121 Oriole Country Rd Boca Raton, FL 33428 561-487-3839 Glades Presbyterian Church 21121 Oriole Country Rd Boca Raton, FL 33428 561-477-4898 www.gladespc.com Beth Ami Congregation 1401 NW 4 Avenue Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-347-0031 Gold Coast Christian Cathedral 3200 N Federal Hwy Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-750-5235 Beth Sar Shalom Camino Real Community Church 1551 West Camino Real Boca Raton, FL 33486 561-499-4893 www.bethsarshalom.com Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 6301 SW 18 Street Boca Raton, FL 33433 561-393-7007 B'Nai Torah Congregation 6261 SW 18 Street Boca Raton, FL 33433 561-392-8566 Grace Community Church 600 W Camino Real Boca Raton, FL 33486 561-395-2811 www.graceboca.org Boca Glades Baptist Church 10101 Oriole Country Road Boca Raton, FL 33428 561-483-4228 Iglesia Bautista Hispana 2350 NW 51st St Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-998-8360 Boca Raton Bible Chapel 3900 NW 3rd Avenue Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-391-9319 Islamic Center of Boca Raton www.icbr.org 141 NW 20th St., Ste. #A-7 Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-395-7221 Boca Raton Church Of Christ www.achurchofchrist.com 5099 NW 5th Avenue Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-395-0738 Jehovah's Witnesses 19230 State Road 7 Boca Raton, FL 33498 561-479-0956 Boca Raton Community Church www.bocacommunity.org 470 NW 4th Avenue Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-395-2400 Journey Church (e) www.bocajourney.com e Kathyrn Lindgren eater B.R. Community High Schl 1501 NW 15 Court Boca Raton, FL 561-420-0606 Boca Raton Synagogue www.brsonline.org Hahn Judaic Campus 7900 Montoya Circle Boca Raton, FL 33433 (561) 394-5732 Kabbalah Learning Centre www.kabbalah.dynip.com 8411 W Palmetto Park Rd Boca Raton, FL 33433 561-488-8826 Boca Raton Synagogue-West www.brsweb.org 21101 95th Ave. South Boca Raton, FL 33428 Kol Ami of Boca Raton Reconstructionist http://kolami.homestead.com 71 N. Federal Hwy. Boca Raton, FL 33432 561-392-0696 Boca West Community United Methodist Church 9087 Glades Road Boca Raton, FL 33434 561-482-7335 www.gbgm-umc.org/bocawest Korean Church Of Boca Raton 901 W Palmetto Park Rd Boca Raton, FL 33486 561-338-0912 Brazilian Missionary Community 1551 W Camino Real Boca Raton, FL 33486 561-338-6263 Living Word 22455 Boca Rio Road Boca Raton, FL 33433 (561) 483-8707 BOCA RATON TRIBUNE WORSHIP DIRECTORY To have your Church listed in the Boca Raton Tribune Worship Directory...Send your information to our Mailing Address at:Boca Raton Tribune, P.O. Box 970593, Boca Raton, FL 33497
13 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Municipal NewsThe Boca Raton Tribune At its Oct. 18, 2011 meeting, the Board of County Commissioners took the following action: Water storage agreed to a non-binding memorandum of understanding with the South Florida Water Management District, the Lake Worth Drainage District and the city of Fort Lauderdale to work together toward possible development of a regional reservoir in the C-51 Basin. Wastewater approved a series of amendments to the countys wastewa ter facilities-use ordinance pertaining to pretreatment of wastewater. Violators would be subject to a fine of $1,000 to $2,000 per offense. Legislative Affairs reviewed the proposed legislative program to be promoted by the countys lobbying team at the 2012 Florida Legislative Session in Tallahassee. Economic Development conceptually approved an ad valorem tax exemption of $1.7 million over a seven-year period for Florida South Division, LLC. The company plans to build a regional headquarters and distribution center in Royal Palm Beach to serve its Aldi, Inc. grocery stores, creating 100 new, full-time jobs over a three-year period at an average annual salary of $46,100. Scripps agreed to send a letter to the governor and state lawmakers in support of Tenet Healthcare Corp.s plan to build an 80-bed teaching hospital on Donald Ross Road in North County near the Scripps Florida campus. Classical South Florida approved an application by the nonprofit Classical South Florida for the issuance of $4.6 million in revenue bonds for the acquisition of radio sta tion WPBI 90.7 FM. No county funds, nor its taxing power, faith or credit are involved. Vehicles for hire conceptually approved for first reading on Nov. 1 a series of amendments to the countys vehicle-forhire ordinance pertaining to fees, I.D. badges, and a six-month extension of a moratorium on new vehicle-for-hire companies wishing to do business in the county. Enclaves approved an interlocal agreement with the village of Palm Springs for the annexa tion of six enclaves totaling 8.26 acres along Gulfstream Road and Coconut Road. Roads agreed to continue on December 20 a public hearing for an MSTU to pay for paving and drainage improvements on Michlar Drive, Tamis Trail and 105th Avenue South in a rural development south of Wellington. Staff was directed to repetition affected property owners who would be assessed $19,662 per lot. Employee benefits approved the selection of Cigna Health and Life Insurance Company for employees of Palm Beach County, Palm Tran and the Supervisor of Elec tions through 2012. ERM recognized and thanked Richard Walesky who is retiring after 24 years as director of the Department of Environmental Resources Management (ERM).Palm Beach County Commission may join other agencies to develop reservoir The School Board of Palm Beach County is considering redrawing the School Board mem ber residence areas and is seeking public input on the proposal. The changes to mem ber residence areas come as a result of the 2010 Census and a desire to better balance population distribution among the seven board member dis tricts. School officials said a priority during this process is to keep communities of interest intact. Visit the Redistricting website at www.PBCRedistricting.info to view the map. The existing (2001) board member districts are shown with a thick blue line to illus trate where the proposed changes are occurring. Of particular note are the following changes: ties will be represented by one board member in District 6 rather than two board members. Representation by one board member was endorsed by the Glades Tri-City Coalition. the Acreage and Royal Palm Beach are all represented by one board member district rather than being divided by two Districts. communities are being incorporated into Dis trict 5, as is the northeastern part of Boca Raton. Boca Raton is now represented by one Board Member. communities are incorporated into District 3 rather than being split between two districts, in an effort to reduce voter confusion. Parker Ridge and Prospect Heights have been incorporated into District 2. This change was supported by the Hispanic Education Coalition. incorporated into District 1 due to its geographic proximity to the northernmost District. There are several opportunities for public in put as follows: 1. Visit the Redistricting website at www.PBCRedistricting.info to view the map and submit public comment by email. 2. Fax comments to (561) 434-7380 3. Attend a community input meeting. See schedule below. All meetings run from 6 to 7 p.m. November 3, 2011 Park Vista Community High School Cafeteria November 8, 2011 Palm Beach Lakes Community High School Media CenterSchool Board seeks input on member residence areas BOCA RATON A natural gas leak at the corner of NE 25 Terrace and NE 5 Avenue forced nearby residents to evac uate about 9 a.m. on Oct. 25. Public Information Officer Frank Correggio said fire rescue crews arrived to find that a crew working in the area had hit the underground 2-inch gas pipe with their back hoe. He said police quickly evacuated surrounding homes and shut down roads from Federal Highway and NE 25 Terrace west to NE 4 Way and from NE 26 Terrace south to NE 24 Court while fire crews worked to stop the leak. Hazardous material technicians from Boca Raton Fire Rescue lifted the bucket off the pipe, removed excess dirt, and then used a special clamp to stop the leak. Residents were then allowed to return to their homes, Correggio said. No injuries were reported. Florida Public Utilities were contacted to repair the pipe.Gas leak in East Boca forces residents to evacuate bocaratontribune.combocaratontribune.com
14 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Boca Police Safety TipBoca Raton Police BlotterThe Boca Raton Tribune MUNICIPAL East/West Boca Raton, FL BOCA RATON Boca Raton police arrested a 16-year-old juvenile on a charge of stealing beer. On Monday, October 24, at about 8:40 a.m. Boca Raton Police responded to a report of a burglary to a delivery truck parked behind the Publix at 7431 North Federal Highway. Michael Kelly, a driver with Gold Coast Beverage, told officers he was making a delivery to Publix and had left the rear of his truck unsecured. Kelly said before he made his delivery, he noticed a male looking into vehicles in the parking lot. When Kelly returned to his truck, he saw the same male hiding in nearby bushes holding something in his hand. When the male saw Kelly watching him, he dropped what he was holding, and started walking away. When the male saw Kelly using his phone, he began running. Kelly then went to his truck and noticed a case of Miller Lite beer was missing. Officers quickly arrived, said police, and one officer saw the male running across the railroad tracks toward a residential area. Officers searching the area spoke with a group of school children who were waiting for the bus. One child pointed to a home on Lariat Circle and said he saw the suspect running toward it. Officers made contact with a male juvenile resident identified as William Vassor. Vassor said he had just awakened and had missed the school bus. Police said he appeared very alert. Kelly identified Vassor as the person who stole the beer from his truck. Vassor was arrested and charged with burglary to a conveyance. Police said that while Vassor was being processed at the Boca Raton Police Department, he became enraged and punched a hole in the wall of the booking facility. Vassor was also charged with criminal mischief.Delivery man IDs beer burglar in Boca Q: What is the best security measure for my home to prevent burglaries? A: Home security can best be accomplished by utilizing a multi-layered approach. Locks, lighting, landscaping, alarms and cameras all play a vital role in assuring all aspects of security are covered. The Crime Prevention Unit offers free in-home security assessments by calling 561-347-3938. Crime and safety questions are answered by officers from the Crime Prevention Unit. For more informa tion, visit www.BocaPolice.com. BOCA RATON Boca Raton Police are searching for a man who tried to rob Deli on the Rye, 4311 North Federal Highway, just before 1:30 p.m. Oct. 23, police said. Officers met with the store associate who said a male entered the deli, walked to the rear of the store, and then approached the register in the front of the store. Police said the suspect placed a bag of chips on the counter and using his left hand, removed his wallet from his pocket. The suspect took a $5bill from his wallet, put the wallet back in his pocket, and handed the money to the employee. When the employee opened the register, the suspect lunged across the counter and tried to grab money from the cash drawer. The employee briefly struggled with the suspect and was able to push the suspects hand away and slammed the register drawer shut with her hip. The employee called for the owner, who was a short distance away. As the owner approached the register, the suspect pointed his right hand, which was wrapped in a black towel and possibly concealed a weapon, at the owner. The police report said the suspect left the deli and walked south towards NW 43rd Street, with the owner following. The suspect told the owner, If you follow me, Ill put a cap in you. The owner returned to the store. No one was injured and nothing was taken. Police said the suspect was in his middle 20s, 5 to 6 tall. He was wearing a black, long-sleeved t-shirt with a design on the back and Boot Hill written across the top and sleeves. Anyone with informa tion about the crime is asked to call Detective Cruz at (561) 338-1320 or Palm Beach County Crime Stoppers at (800) 458-TIPS.Man attempts to rob deli in Boca Raton BOCA RATON A Boca Raton man was recently arrested on a charge of DUI manslaughter stemming from a fatal car accident in West Boca March 18, 2011, the Palm Beach County Sheriff has said. The report said Frank Barrucco, 26, of 489 Mansfield Lane, was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on Oct. 21. PBSO said Barruccos car and a motorcycle operated by Steven C. Fischer, 56, of Boynton Beach, collided March 18 at Palmetto Park Road and Beracasa Way. PBSO said Fischer died as a result of his injuries.Boca man charged with DUI manslaughterBOCA RATON A Boca Raton police officer was forced to shoot and kill a pit bull that charged at him after biting a woman Oct. 29, a police report says. Officers responded to a report of a dog bite in the area of 2100 NE 2nd Drive just after 4 p.m. The victim called 911 to report her neighbors pit bull terrier escaped from a fenced backyard and charged at her children. The victim, while getting her children inside to safety, was bitten on the leg by the dog. When officers arrived, the dog was near the carport of 2135 NE 2nd Drive. The officer had police dispatch attempt to contact the resident at that address. They spoke with a male who said that his dog was contained, the police report says. When the officer got out of his car, the dog charged at him barking furiously, said police. The dog stopped briefly near the front of the officers car and again the dog charged at the officer. The officer fired one shot, which hit and killed the animal. The victim sustained minor injuries, police said. The owner and Palm Beach Animal Control were notified.Pit bull bites woman, charges ocer who shoots, kills animal BURGLARY/ THEFT FROM AUTO 10/26/2011 5:18 300 PAULUS COURT A man reported a burglary to his `07 GMC pickup truck. Time frame: overnight, 10/25 to 10/26. Point of entry/exit was the unlocked driver`s door. A Makarov 9x18mm pistol and a checkbook were taken from the passenger compartment. Vehicle processed, 1 print card submitted. No canvass conducted due to time of report. VEHICLE THEFT MOTORCYCLE 10/26/2011 15:45 100 PLAZA REAL S A woman reported an unknown subject(s) stole her Honda motorcycle from the parking garage at her residence. BOLO was issued and the motorcycle was entered into NCIC. It was valued at $6,000. SIMPLE BATTERY 10/27/2011 2:37 5535 N MILITARY TRL An unknown male possibly named Anthony battered a male and a female at 5535 N Military Trail (San Marco) during a party. The male left the area and could not be located. No further information at this time. FRAUD 10/26/2011 10:03 401 A woman was duped into wiring $9,000 to the Dominican Republic via Western Union to a subject posing as her great nephew. Three separate transac tions occurred between 10/24 and 10/25/11. POSSESSION OF NARCOTIC SUBSTANCE 10/26/11 901 W. YAMATO ROAD Danielle Depierro, 23, was arrested for possession of cocaine after a traffic stop.
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16 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL e only $$$ Restaurant in Florida with $$$$$ Quality! 561-672-7553(Northeast Corner of Federal and SE 5th Street) Bring This Ad In and Get A FREE Glass of Wine! MONDAY & TUESDAYAll bottles of our ne wines at Half-PriceHAPPY HOUREveryday 4:00-7:00pmFull Bar at Half PricePlus Selected Appetizers Sunday-ThursdayYou can choose one of several appetizers plus one of several entrees and one of several desserts$32 TheBocaRatonTribune.com Read Edward Villella -photo by Gio Almaother accolades. Miami City Ballet won over the very critical Paris dance audiences and critics -who rewarded the compa ny with nightly standing ovations up to 10 minutes long. Miami City Ballet is dancing like the New York City Ballet was dancing under [George] Bal anchine. They are danc ing a living Balanchine, Valry Colin, director of the annual Les ts de la Danse festival told the New York Daily News. If you missed the Miami City Ballet in Paris, youre in luck. During the 2011-2012 season here in South Florida, the troupe will feature ballets that were huge hits in Paris. You may end up shar ing the feelings of Parisians and tourists who had never seen Miami City Ballet before including an artist from Fort Lau derdale who left highly impressed. Attending performances of Miami City Ballet was one of the highlights of my trip to Paris this summer, said famed pop up book artist, Chuck Fischer, a Fort Lauderdale resident. Who knew I'd have to fly across the pond to first experience this worldclass ballet company. I'm looking forward to their upcoming season at the Broward Center! Program 1 has already been performed in Bro ward County. It includes Square Dance, Afternoon of a Faun, Liturgy, and In the Upper Room. These four were presented at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Continued from 15Miami City Ballet returns continued...Lauderdale Oct. 28-30 and will move to the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts in West Palm Beach Dec. 9 through Dec. 11, 2011. For tickets call the Kravis Center at 561-8327469. Miami City Ballets Program II will feature Viscera, a world premiere ballet choreographed by The Royal Ballets Liam Scarlett. It will be presented with two other ballets, In the Night and Ballet Imperial. Program II will be staged at the Kravis Center Jan. 27-29, 2012 and at the Broward Center Feb. 3 through Feb. 5, 2012. Program III features Giselle, which opens at the Broward Center Feb. 24 and runs through Feb. 26, and at the Kravis Center March 9 through March 11, 2012. Program IV concludes the 2011-2012 season with Coppelia. It opens at the Broward Center March 23 through March 25, 2012 and the Kravis Center April 13 through April 15, 2012. And this year, George Balanchines The Nutcracker will be presented during the height of the Christmas holiday season at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts in Fort Lauderdale. Performances take place Dec.21 through Dec. 24, 2011. For best seats call Miami City Ballets box office at 877-929-7010 or www.miamicityballet.org.
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18 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL Story, photos by Barbara McCormick BOCA RATON -St. Jude Catholic Church of Boca Raton will honor a group of outstanding individuals who positively impact the lives of others in the parish and in the community at the 19th Annual Gala. The impressive affair will be celebrated in the Crystal Ballroom at the Delray Beach Marriott Hotel, 10 North Ocean. Blvd. on Saturday, November 19, 2011, beginning at 7 p.m. The public is invited to attend the evenings festivities, which will include a social hour, dinner, dancing, raffle prizes, live entertainment and the presentation of the Crystal Awards to the honorees. The Christine E. Lynn Mt. Carmel Award will be presented to Very Reverend Michael T. Driscoll, O.Carm. for his dedication to St. Jude Parish since 1994. Janna & Michael Chiappetta will receive the Ronald G. Assaf Benefac tors Award for their generous contributions to St. Jude Church and the New Parish Family Life Center. The St. Jude Special Recognition Award will honor Susan Lawton for her talents and loyalty as an administrator at St. Jude School. Longtime community leaders Ron & Kathy Assaf will serve as the events honorary chairs. Tickets for the gala are $175 per guest. Suggest dress is black tie optional. Bus transportation to the gala will be offered from the church parking lot to the Delray Beach Marriott by reservation. For gala tickets, benefactor opportunities and St. Jude Parish to honor outstanding individuals at 19th Annual GalaFrom left are Michael and Janna Chiappetta, Susan Lawton and Fr. Michael Kissane, O.Carm. Smaller Crowds... Better Odds of Winning!St. David Armenian ChurchTake I-95 exit, 2-1/4 miles on Yamato, we are on the left side of the road between Military & Jog BINGO EVERY WEDNESDAYOur Doors Open at 6:30pm 15 Games, Plus 2 Jackpots $15 full packs$3.00 OFF with this adExpires 11/30/2011 Free coee, friendly sta, soda and snacks available, also plenty of parking. information, contact Ma rie Leible, Event Chairwoman, at the St. Jude Office of Institutional Advancement at 561314-1250. BOCA RATON If you get all atwitter at the sounds of Jessies Girl, theres a concert this weekend thats just for you. Rick Springfield and Jack Wagner, two TV heartthrobs from the 1980s, will perform Nov. 4 at Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton. Step back to the s. Rick Springeld and Jack Wagner coming to BocaSpringfield is as famous for playing Dr. Noah Drake on the classic soap opera "General Hospital" as he is for his 1981 Grammy-winning No. 1 hit "Jessie's Girl." Wagner also turned soap stardom -both as Frisco Jones on "GH" and Nick on "The Bold and the Beautiful" and also gained prime time fame as Dr. Peter Burns on "Mel rose Place." He also sang his way to the pop charts with All I Need" Reserved seat tickets are $98.50, $78.50, $58.50, $48.50 and $38.50 at LiveNation.com and at the amphitheater box office only on the day of the show. Rick Springfield 561-208-6029
19 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL bocaratontribune.comBOCA RATON -The Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce celebrated leadership, community involvement and the completion of 59 years of serving the Boca Raton business community at its Annual Celebra tion on Saturday, October 22nd at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. Some 300 business and political leaders enjoyed a beautifully decorated mecca of Arabian Nights at the Boca Raton Resort & Club with dancers, acrobats and fortune tellers. It was a fantastic evening and a beautiful setting in which to welcome our new Chair of the Boca Chambers Board of Directors, Cheryl Budd of NCCI Holdings, said Troy M. McLellan, CCE, President & CEO, and to thank our exiting Chair, John Mulhall of Rutherford Mulhall, P.A., for a great year. We now look forward to celebrating our 60th year of operations with Cheryl at the helm of the Chambers outstanding volunteer leadership. The night, emceed by WPTV Reporter Michael Williams, was sponsored by many community business partners, including NCCI Holdings, Rutherford Mulhall PA, JM Family Enterprises and JM Lexus. Additional sponsors include 1st United Bank, Bank of America, Bluegreen Corporation, Comerica, Ellis, Ged & Bodden, FPL, IBM, Lynn University, Meridian Insurance, Office Depot, Boca Ra ton Regional Hospital, Barbar & Associates, Daszkal Bolton LLP, Flagler Real estate services, Kaufman Lynn Construction, and St. Andrews School. The Greater Boca Ra ton Chamber of Commerce is a 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization and the largest Chamber in Palm Beach County, with a membership presently composed of more than 1,200 companies representing more than 35,000 employees in eastern, central, and western Boca Ra ton and beyond. Since 1952, the Boca Chamber has been enabling the communitys business people to thrive by providing opportunities for leadership, networking, innovative business programs, education, and giving back to the community.Boca Chambers annual celebration kicks o 60th anniversary year From left, Michael Williams, reporter for WPTV, Troy M. McLellan, CCE, President & CEO, Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce, Beth Johnston, IOM, Executive Vice President, Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce, George Petrocelli, Director of Catering, Boca Raton Resort & Club Mayor Susan Whelchel, City of Boca Raton, and Stephen Ast, President of the Boca Raton Resort & Club Cheryl Budd, left, Chief Communications Officer of NCCI Holdings, Inc. and Mary Wong, President of the Office Depot Foundation From left are John Mulhall, Rutherford Mulhall, Vice President & Head of Litigation, P.A., Boca Raton City Council Member Anthony Majhess and Troy M. McLellan, CCE, President & CEO, Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce
20 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL r f n t b b r f ntb t t t r n nt t r rfffntbf fffrr f trt t ttrn Spa Massage151 E P almetto P ark Rd Boca Raton FL 33432561-393-3185 561-689-8999www .palmbeachluckyspa.com 1/2 Hour $ 40 00 MASSAGE GALLERY 22282 Via Naranjas Royal Palm Place Boca Raton, FL 33432Store #53 GET REAL!Signature LinePhoto by Denise Felice www.yaacovheller.com 561.347.1677 SPOTLIGHT Continued from page 11Museum plans Spady Day Saturday; raises $3,300 at Soulful Tastings event continued... Annie Ruth Nelson and Geneva Macon-Price Museum Founder and EPOCH Board President Vera Farrington with Maria Nhambu Rosa and Joel Nesbitt Owner of event sponsor Shulers Memorial Chapel, Dr. Barbara Shuler draws the raffle winners From left Diane Toresco, Nick Balestriere and General Manager of Cranes BeachHouse & Tiki Bar Cathy Balestriere Museum Educator Brandy Brownlee and Ginger English Birth Announcement Josiah Reese Alvarez 9 lbs. 1 oz. 12:04 am 10/29/2011 He's here!!Erica & Raymond's new bundle of Joy. Museum, a non-profit organization located at 170 NW 5th Avenue in Delray Beach, is dedicated to discovering, collecting and sharing the African-American history and heritage of Florida.
21 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL SPOTLIGHT Green Market is always a Festival! BETTER LIFEInternational Networking Business OpportunityFor a happier, healthier lifestyle! Lose weight and gain muscle. Bring this ad in to get a FREE Health Evaluation and a vitamin and protein shake. Call Dorival or Ivone at 754-581-3511or 954-261-0847883 West Sample Road Pompano Beach, FL 33064(In the shopping Center at Sample & Military)firstname.lastname@example.org Alberto Aletti and 2 children. The Vogans perform at the Green Market The Vogans Band Members: Andre Heizer, John Paul Morrisse, Nick Samshidi, Nick Palmieri and Paul Defilippis
22 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL Did you know Wolfgang Mozart had a sister? Did you know she may have been a musical genius too? That is the premise of Mozarts Sister, a beautiful and melancholy film by French writer-director Rene Feret, starring his daughter, Marie Feret, now playing at FAUs Living Room Theaters. I did not know about Maria Anna Walburga Ig natia Mozart (Nallerl for short), born in 1751, four and a half years ahead of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, her gifted, certifiably genius younger brother. The film begins in 1763 during the rule of King Louis XV of France. The Mozart family is plodding along in their carriage when father Leopold (Marc Barbe) discovers an axle has cracked and must be repaired to continue the tour that will ultimately take them to the Palace of Versailles and an audience with the King and his court. The main attraction is 7-year-old Wolfgang (Da vid Moreau), who is not only a virtuoso violinist, but composer of the music he plays. Sister Nannerl ac companies on harpsichord and piano and sings. She used to be the star violinist, but stern, chauvinistic Leopold insists violin is not for a woman. Furthermore he refuses to let her compose music or teach her how to write it down. The family makes a detour to a convent that just so happens to have some very special guests. They are the illegitimate daughters of Louis XV, infamous for his debauchery. The eldest, Louise de France (Lida Feret, another of the directors daughters), takes an instant shine to Nannerl. The girls begin confiding, and Louise gives a letter to Nannerl to deliver to the boyfriend of her dreams at Versailles. It is through this boyfriend the Nannerl, disguised as a boy, meets the Dauphin (Clovis Foulin), the only surviving son of Louis XV. The Dauphin, shy and insecure, finds himself attracted to the messenger boy. When Nannerl confesses her true identity, the Dauphin is even more intrigued and asks her to compose something that can be played at his court. Mozarts Daughter is a frothy mix of history, romance and feminism. It is sumptuously beautiful, as much of it was filmed at Versailles. Music lovers will adore its soundtrack. It is highly doubtful how historically accurate it is, but it is a delicious what if? Three stars History, Music and Romance Blend in Mozarts Sister Scene from Mozarts SisterMy latest BocaFoodFind is the new Blues/ Jazz Restaurant in Downtown Boca called Blues FortyOne (41 E. Palmetto Park Rd.) I ventured out there the other night with a friend to check the place out. We were warmly greeted and asked if we'd like to be seated at a table or if we preferred to have a seat at the bar. We decided upon the latter. To get the evening started, I selected the Diseno Old Vine Malbec, ($7) and my friend had the Blufeld Riesling, ($7) both very tasty. We then glanced at the menu and soon discovered that it was quite eclectic. It had everything on it from Steak, Veal, Lamb, Pork and Fish to Sushi, Soups & Salads. It was explained to us that the thought behind the menu was that they wanted to be able to have something on the menu that would appeal to everyone in the party who came there. Well, I believe they hit their mark with these offerings. As we were trying to decide what sushi to start off with, Sushi Chef Chi came over to us and asked us to tell him what we liked. We both agreed that we liked eel and also a crunch factor, so he suggested we try the Crunchy Eel Roll, ($11), which was actually an adaptation of the Crunchy Tuna Roll. Besides the eel, which was definitely the star ingredient of this roll, Blues FortyOne The Place Crunchy Eel Roll Steak with Sweet Potato Croquet Eggplant Tower Panna cottait also had scallion and avocado and was fried perfectly. It was excellent, and quite a work of art to boot! Next up was the 14 oz Prime NY Strip Steak, ($39), with grilled Zuc chini & Sweet Potato Croquettes. The steak was seasoned and cooked to perfection and the croquette had a nice crispy coating and a soft flavorful Continued on page 25By Denise Righetti to be for Great Food & Live Music Wine
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24 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL We Rell Toner & Ink Jet Cartridges561-865-1323(Delray Commons, SW corner of Military & Atlantic facing Military Trail in the same plaza as Golds Gym) 954-491-8755 OUT OF INK? FREE Computer Checkup and 20% O Computer Repairs! Ink Jet Cartidge SpecialEvery Ink Jet Cartridge Black & Color With this coupon. Not valid with any other oers or prior purchase. Oer expires 12/31/11Must Bring In Empty Cartridge $ 9 99Eachor Rell 2 for $18.99 COMPUTER REPAIR FREEWith this coupon. Not valid with any other oers or prior purchase. Oer expires 12/31/11 $ 20 OFF ANY LABOR CHARGEWith this coupon. Not valid with any other oers or prior purchase. Oer expires 12/31/11 Somehow I can't even think about fall fashion shopping until November. Maybe I need the chill of the 70's to inspire me..ha! But with the sale racks beckoning I thought I better head to the mall! Trend wise there is great variety and many classic styles that make the must-buy list. Velvet: While most of us have the traditional black velvet slacks and many velvet wraps, the color spectrum of velvets this year makes for a bright selection, from burgundy to cobalt blue to gold, there's lots to choose from. Red: Red rules this season. Red dresses, red slacks, red tops and many accessories. So whether you choose to make people hum Lady in Red when they see you, or you just want a few powerful pops of color, you've got your options. Capes and Ponchos: Ever since I was kid I have had one! And they are perfect for South Florida winter nights. From clas sic blacks to more colorful tartans, there are lots of ways to get wrapped. Shoulders: Not since Donna Karan brilliantly made the shoulder the focal point of her collection years ago, has there been so much attention to this sexy spot. Make the most of it! Peplum: Hmmm excess material at the hips? Not sure about this trend, many designers showcased the looks and it has a wonderful classic throwback style, but see how it flatters your figure. And if it doesn't, then skip it. Graphic Patterns: Bold prints worn with other bold prints were a runway regular for fall. The graphic prints can be fun and dramatic but best for the average woman when paired with something more subdued. Leather and Lace: Not necessarily together, but both are trendy for fall. You'll see lots of leather skirts in all lengths making it perfectly appropri ate for all occasions. The lace looks are flirty and feminine and always welcome in the closet! Tuxedoes: This season the ladies are taking over the tux. Many of the designers were paying homage to YSL's 1966 Le Smoking tuxedo with their own take on the style. The look can be very sexy on the right woman. Shine and Gloss: Just as fall's makeup has a shiny and glossy metallic feel so do many of the fashionable looks. Choose carefully. Shine and gloss only your best assets! High Slits: Many of the long-flowing skirts add a super sexy appeal thanks to some thigh high slits. Definitely a superstar style!By Kay Renz Top Ten Trends for Fall! Velvet suit Shine in a tuxedo-feel suit bocaratontribune.com
25 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. The Boca Raton Tribune B BOCA LIFE & ARTS East/West Boca Raton, FL Stonebridge, a recently 13 million dollar renovated facility, is known for its luxury, elegance and mag nificent new Clubhouse, as well as the beautifully manicured golf course with many lakes, lively tennis matches and a brand new chef putting out magical food If thats not enough, Stonebridge has added something new and exciting for its community The club has introduced the elegant art of fly-fishing at designated areas on three of its lakes. Nothis is definitely not the pole with a worm on the end fishing.this is SPORT fly-fishing with thousand-dollar, sophisticated rods and reels and tight sport fly-fishing rules. Must use manmade flies.one MUST de-barb all hooksits Catch & Release only one must police their area before leaving.. observe Thor Guard lightening warnings at all times areas on the lakes are cho sen for their location, distant from golf fairways and greens so as to never interfere with golfers play, and so on. Members have always been permitted to fish from the banks of their own private property but now have the choice of meeting in a designated public fishing area. Not everyone has a lake in their back yard says our own Tribune columnist Oleda Baker, OLEDA TALKS, so this gives everyone an opportunity. So how did our glam our columnist become involved with a sport mostly coveted by men? Over 30 years ago I went with a friend just to be nice and I got hooked, she says with a smile. I became an avid fly-fisherman long before it became so popular. I must admit I much prefer to fish walking a beautiful river or stream up North or our West while listen ing to the sound of the running water hitting against the boulders. But Ill take a lake any day if no river is available; and these lakes are beautiful. I introduced my husband, Richard DiMeola to flyfishing ten years ago being a golfer I wasnt sure it would take, but he fell in love with the art and beauty of it all and can roll cast better than meI love it! A dear friend at the club, Bob Riesner and I to gether, presented the idea to the board not knowing if it would fly. After a couple of months of honing the just right fishing spots, making maps and writing and rewriting the rules, we were successful. Bob is an avid all around sport fisherman so he added spin-casting and bait-casting. Thanks to our innovative youthfulthinking, flexible board we have one more activity at Stonebridge. After listening to Oledas passion, it makes me want to try it myself. She tells me the lakes are filled with fish such as Bass, Crappie, Bluegill, Sunfish, Catfish, some up to 5 pounds. I think I will call her up!! Innovative Stone-Bridge Golf and Country Club does it again... FOOD REVIEW continued...center. Not pictured, but definitely a highlight of this dish were the crispy shallots that were placed on top of the steak. They were amazing! We decided to share the EggplantPortobello Tower ($22), which consisted of lightly breaded/fried eggplant and grilled portobello mushrooms drizzled with a balsamic glaze, roasted tomatoes and grilled zuc chini topped with a little Continued from page 22dollop of fresh hummus. Delicious! To end this very satisfying meal, we were brought out a beautiful Panna Cotta, ($7) -Italian Vanilla Custard with a trio of berries (Raspberry, Blackberry and Blueberry) with Grand Marnier and brown sugar. Simply divine! While we dined, a pia nist played ambient jazz music, which we were told is typical during the dinner hours and that they kick it up a notch with premium Blues bands later in the evening. For a complete line up, you can check their music schedule online at http://www.bluesfortyone.com/. Blues FortyOne is located at 41 E. Palmetto Park Rd, Boca Raton 561672-1515. They are open Tues Thurs 5 11pm; Fri & Sat 5pm 2am and Sun 5pm 9pm. Become a Fan of theirs on Facebook: www.facebook.com/BluesFortyOne TheBocaRatonTribune.com Read
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We are determined to continue to find and implement solutions to improve the health of babies, such as improving access to health care coverage, helping women quit smoking, and preventing unnecessary early c-sections, so more babies can get a healthy start in life. Factors that contribute to preterm birth improved in Florida. It earned a star for: age of women of childbearing age who smoke term birth rate Since 2006, Floridas preterm birth rate has dropped to 13.5 percent. The rate of late preterm births is 9.6 percent; the rate of women smoking is 17.3 percent, and the rate of uninsured women is 28.5 percent. Quality improvement programs are key to lowering preterm birth rates, according to the March of Dimes. In Florida, March of Dimes supports programs that provide information and support to families with babies in a neonatal Florida receives D on 2011 March of Dimes Premature Birth Report CardNovember 17 is First-Ever World Prematurity Day intensive care unit. We have grant-funded programs in Hillsborough and Duval Counties that provide education and support to women who have had a stillbirth, infant death, or who have had a baby in a NICU, to help them reduce their risks for future preg nancies. And we have the Healthy Babies are Worth the Wait campaign, which is working to prevent nonmedically indicated deliveries before 39 weeks of pregnancy. A normal pregnancy lasts 40 weeks, but in recent years it has become more common to schedule deliveries early at 37 or 38 weeks. The United States received a C on the March of Dimes Report Card. Grades are based on comparing the state and the nations 2009 preliminary preterm birth rates with the March of Dimes 2020 goal of 9.6 percent of all live births. The U.S. preterm birth rate is 12.2 percent down nearly 5 percent from the peak of 12.8 percent in 2006. Preterm birth, birth before 37 weeks completed gestation, is a serious health problem that costs the United States more than $26 billion annually, according to the Institute of Medicine. It is the leading cause of newborn death, and babies who survive an early birth often face the risk of lifetime health challenges, such as breathing problems, cerebral palsy, intellectual disabilities and others. Even babies born just a few weeks early have higher rates of hospitalization and illness than full-term infants. At least 39 weeks of pregnancy are critical to a babys health because many important organs, including the brain, are not completely developed until then. The March of Dimes says its 2020 preterm birth goal can be achieved by a combination of activities: implementing proven interventions to reduce the risk of an early birth, such as not smoking during pregnancy, getting preconception and early prenatal care, progesterone treatments for women who are medically eligible, avoiding multiples from fertility treatments, avoiding elective c-sections and inductions before 39 weeks of pregnancy, and by funding new research on prevention of preterm birth. This year, for the first time, a World Prematurity Day will be observed on November 17 by the March of Dimes along with organizations in Africa, Europe, and Australia. An estimated 13 million babies are born preterm and of those one million die as a result of their early birth, according to an October 2009 March of Dimes report on the global toll of preterm birth. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/ worldprematurityday. The March of Dimes is the leading nonprofit orga nization for pregnancy and baby health. With chapters nationwide, the March of Dimes works to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. For the latest resources and information, visit marchofdimes.com/ florida or nacersano.org. Find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
27 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. BusinessThe Boca Raton Tribune BOCA RATON Florida Atlantic Universitys Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (CARD) has named Maryellen Quinn-Lunny as its new director. Quinn-Lunny comes to FAU after a long tenure as the executive director of exceptional student education with the Martin County School District. Maryellen brings to CARD a superb understanding of district, as well as state level decision making for students with special needs, said Jack Scott, Ph.D., executive director of FAUs CARD. During her time with the Martin County School District, Quinn-Lunny also served as the director of exceptional student education, overseeing a dramatic enhancement in programs for students with autism spectrum disorders. She also was a member of the State of Florida Transition Advisory Committee and Florida Department of Education Bureau Partnership Advisory Board. Quinn-Lunny received a masters degree in education with a focus in moderate special needs from Suffolk University in Boston, and a bachelors of science degree in elementary education from North Adams State College in Massachusetts. She also was certified as an educational specialist in learning disabilities at Nova University and received certification in administration and supervision from FAU. I look forward to working with CARD and being a part of the beneficial services the Center offers, said Quinn-Lunny. Many communities are affected by autism and related disabilities, and CARD is here to be proac tive and useful to those in need. Housed in the College of Education, FAU CARD provides free support and services for people with autism and similar disabilities, their families, schools and community agencies. It has offices in Boca Raton and Port St. Lucie, and a staff of seven clinicians serving more than 2,500 families. For more information, contact 561-297-2055 or visit http://autism.fau.edu.FAUs Center for Autism and Related Disabilities names new director BOCA RATON After slogging through red ink for a couple of fiscal years not too long ago, Boca Raton Regional Hospital seems back on the fiscally prudent track. Officials at BRRH have announced that its audited financial results for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2011 show the institution earned a profit of $4.5 million the second year in a row that its ledgers were in the black. The fiscal 2011 result actually reflects an improvement of $3.5 million over its prior year and a $125 million improvement in the hospitals financial results compared to fiscal 2008. We continue to see material progress is securing our financial base, said Jerry Fedele, president and CEO at Boca Regional. While challenges remain before us, it is extremely gratifying to see our focus and efforts result in a second consecutive profitable year and add to the remarkable turnaround we began just three short years ago. The hospitals financial results were impacted positively by growth in inpatient and outpatient activity as well as improvements in the management of length of stay. For the year, Boca Regional realized total operating revenues of $358 million on adjusted admissions of 40,630. Operating EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization) was $28.5 million, a $0.4 million improvement over the prior year and a $64.1 million improvement compared to 2008. Though we find great satisfaction in our financial performance, our success is certainly not limited to the balance sheet, Fedele added. This past year saw us add significantly to our programmatic and technologic strengths as well as continue to receive noteworthy accolades regarding our quality of care and service. Fedele highlighted the hospitals acquisition of minimally invasive robotic surgery and a state-of the-art Hybrid Operating Room as examples of this burgeoning technology. He noted Boca that Regional again was desig nated by HealthGrades as the number one hospital in Florida for cardiac care and named a Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence for the seventh year in a row. Only 50 of Boca Raton Regional Hospital notches second straight protable year the nations 5,000 hospitals have achieved that status. He also said the hospitals latest Press Ganey patient satisfaction scores show all nits at or above the 90th percentile nationally. By any measure, we are demonstrating that Boca Regional is thriving and is, indeed, one of the preeminent, advanced, tertiary medical centers in Florida, he said.
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BOCA RATON TRIBUNE BUSINESS DIRECTORY ART GALLERY & JEWELRY Bijou Bijou ....................................................................................... 561-451-8290 Harolds Jewelers .......................................................................... 561-392-0507 Yaacov Heller Gallery 22 ........................................................... 561-347-1677 AUTO SERVICES Save On Tire .................................................................................... 954-786-3306 Superior Tint ................................................................................... 561-338-7711 Tires 4U2 ........................................................................................... 561-272-2226 BARGER SHOP Bocaray Barber Shop .................................................................. 561-498-8166 Rubens Barber Shop Inc. .......................................................... 561-487-2152 BEAUTY & HEALTH Age In Place Management ....................................................... 561-929-1195 Ageless Energetics ....................................................................... 561-394-5160 Bells Lifestyle ................................................................................. 800-333-7995 Glades Medical Group ............................................................... 561-394-3088 Green Wave Waxing Boca Raton ..................................................................................... 561-367-7323 Weston ............................................................................................ 954-659-0033 Helenas Beauty ............................................................................ 561-487-3292 Herbalife ........................................................................................... 754-581-3511 Oasis Day Spa ................................................................................. 561-393-3185 Vitality Laser Spa ......................................................................... 561-470-7961 CHURCH Boca Glades Baptist Church .................................................... 561-483-4228 DENTIST Nova Dental Pompano Beach ........................................................................... 954-788-2388 Boca Raton ..................................................................................... 561-488-5088 DRYCLEANING Bernies Cleaners Boca Raton ..................................................................................... 561-338-7843 North Lauderdle .......................................................................... 954-726-5530 ENTERTAINMENT Boca Raton Museum Of Arts ................................................... 561-392-2500 Boca Raton Wine & Food Festival ......................................... 561-338-7594 Bridge Hotel .................................................................................... 561-886-4570 Caricatures by Ray Russotto ................................................... 954-570-9256 Cole Bros. 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Michaels Interior .................................................................. 561-391-8333 Plumbing Expert, Inc. ................................................................. 561-368-5111 Zicaros Plumbing ........................................................................ 561-547-1600 INTERNET & PHONE SERVICES Wasp Mobile ................................................................................... 561-210-5520 Windstream .................................................................................... 954-218-0116 REAL ESTATE I Buy / Timothy McCarthy ......................................................... 954-439-1442 RESTAURANT Caruso Ristorante ........................................................................ 561-367-7488 Ovenella Italian Classics ........................................................... 561-672-7553 Picanha Brazil ................................................................................ 561-488-5737 SHOE REPAIR Cobble Twelve Shoe Repair .................................................... 954-426-1930 SHIPPING & PRINT Eagle Shipping Center ............................................................... 561-393-8553 GB Printing ...................................................................................... 954-783-5161 Total Ink Recycle Corp Delray Beach ................................................................................. 561-865-1323 Oakland Park ................................................................................. 954-491-8755 TRAVEL Boca Raton Travel & Cruises .................................................... 561-395-1414 TV REPAIR Gil The Thrill TV ............................................................................. 954-937-1301 To have your business listed in the Boca Raton Tribune Business Directory...Call 561-290-1202 or email:email@example.com
29 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune BUSINESS East/West Boca Raton, FL WEST BOCA RATON The next meeting of the West Boca Business Connection will be held Wednesday, November 9 at 8 a.m. at the Bagel Tree Restaurant, 9080 Kimberly Blvd., Boca Raton, in the Hamptons Shopping Center. Admission is $7 and includes breakfast. The group is seeking new members. The West Boca Business Connection is a networking group which meets the second and fourth Wednesday of every month. RSVP to WestBoca BusCon@gmail.com. For more information contact Vicki Landis at 561-716-3481. BOCA RATON -Boca Raton Regional Hospital has named Mark Rubenstein, MD, Cardiologist/ Interventional Cardiologist, as its Physician of the Month for October. BOCA RATON The next breakfast sponsored by the Greater Boca Raton Chamber of Commerce will be held Thursday, November 10th from 7:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Via Mizner Golf and Country Club, 6200 Boca Del Mar Drive, Boca Raton. It will be sponsored by Lynn University and the speaker, Dr. Robert Watson, coordinator, American Studies; Professor, American Studies, will present Punditry, Prognostications and Predictions: Campaign 2012 in the Nutshell Admission is $20 (Members Online), $30 (Members At the door) or $50 (NonMembers) BOCA RATON Office Depot has reported its financial results for the third quarter. Total compa ny sales for were $2.8 billion, a 2 percent decrease compared to the third quarter of 2010. Excluding sales related to dispositions and deconsolidation in the fourth quarter of 2010 and an acquisition in the first quarter of 2011, constant currency sales in the third quarter of 2011 decreased 3 percent compared to the same period in the prior year. The company reported net earnings, after preferred stock dividends, of $92 million or $0.28 per diluted share in the third quarter of 2011, compared to $32 million or $0.12 per share in the third quarter of 2010. FORT LAUDER DALE -Brenner Real Estate Group, a full service commercial real estate firm based in Fort Lauderdale, has recently been selected to provide property management and leasing services for seven properties throughout South Florida. They include the following locations in Boca Raton. Brenner has been selected to provide property management and leasing services for the 43,508 SF, three-story Bank of America build ing located on four acres at 23123 State Road 7, Boca Raton. .It was built in 1981 and is zoned for office and medical use with available bays ranging from 445 to 6,063 SF. The firm was also chosen to provide property management and leasing services for the 67,018 SF, one-story retail center known as West Boca Plaza, located at 22973-23071 State Road 7, Boca Raton. The property, anchored by Publix, was built in 1980 and is owned by Sandalfoot Associates. Brenner has entered property management and leasing agreements for Hillsboro I, a 22,749 SF one-story retail property located at 22749 S. State Road 7, and for Hillsboro II, a 12,307 SF one-story retail property located at 22797 S. State Road 7, Boca Raton, FL. Notable tenants include Dunkin Donuts and Benjamin Moore Paints. Hillsboro I was built in 1979 and Hillsboro II was built in 1976. The properties, owned by G&G Enterprises, are currently 100% occu pied. The firm will also provide property management and leasing Brenner Real Estate expands property management; adds seven sitesservices for Plum Tree Center, a 41,791SF one story flex property owned by Berkadia located at 3350 NE Boca Raton Blvd., Boca Ra ton. The company was also chosen to provide property management and leasing services for Plum Park I & II, a seven building, one-story professional campus located at 141 NW 20th Street, Boca Raton, to taling 80,795 SF plus a future 11,925 SF build ing. The property is currently 83% occupied, with suites available for lease from 754 to 7,572 SF. The following con tract was announced by Brenner Real Estate Group in Delray Beach: Property management and leasing agreements for Tropic Square, a 17,720 SF one-story retail property owned by 1911 Associates located at 1911 S. Federal Highway, Delray Beach, FL. The property has suites available for lease ranging from 746 to 2,328 SF. A seventh property was added in Davie. TheBocaRatonTribune.comEmail your Business News, promotions and acknowledgements to Chris Catoggio at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
30 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Columnists The Boca Raton TribuneMichael H. Gora has been certified by the Board of Specialization and Education of The Florida Bar as a specialist in family and matrimonial law, and is a partner with Shapiro Blasi Wasserman & Gora P.A. in Boca Raton. Mr. Gora may be reached by e-mail at email@example.com. By Mike Gora Persall Smith, in his work Afterthoughts, wrote: There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and, after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second. The question comes, what are we waiting for to really enjoy life? Is it something or someone or some magical event? Someone described the seven stages of mans life like this: spills, drills, thrills, bills, ills, pills, wills. If we are going to do something with our lives, now is the only time we have and now is our only window of opportunity. Ps 39:4-5 says "Lord, remind me how brief my time on earth will be. Remind me that my days are numbered how fleeting my life is. You have made my life no longer than the width of my hand. My entire lifetime is just a moment to you; at best, each of us is but a breath." (NLT) Someone took the time to estimate how most of us use our time. If we live to 75 We will spend 3 years in school (24 hours a day); 7 years eating; 14 years working; 5 years driving a car and riding in an airplane; 5 years talking; 1 year recovering from sickness; 24 years sleeping and 15 years amusing ourselves. Now is the time to take a risk. Solomon, the wise king of Israel wrote, If you wait for perfect conditions, you will never get anything done. (Ecc. 11.4) There is no guarantee that bad things wont happen, even if we try with all our might to keep them from happening. We cannot change the weather, taxes, bills, final scores of ball games, peoples responses, the passing of time, or the inevitability of death. A Georgia farmer, ragged and barefooted, was standing on the steps of his tumbledown shack. A stranger stopped for a drink of water and just to pass the time of day he asked: "How is your cotton coming along?" he asked. "Aint got none," replied the farmer. "Did you plant any?" asked the stranger. "Nope," was the reply, "afraid of boll weevils." "Well," continued the stranger, "how is your corn?" "Didnt plant none," came the answer, "fraid there werent going to be no rain." The visitor persevered: "Well, how are your potatoes?" "Aint got none. Scairt of potato bugs." "Really, what did you plant?" pressed the stranger. "Nothin," was the calm reply, "I jest played safe." Stop worrying about things you cant control. Decide now to make the most of every day of your life. By Pr. Sandy Huntsman Pastor Sandy Huntsman Administrative Pastor Boca Glades Baptist Church www.bocaglades.orgNow Is the Time Which Court?Q: My husband and I were divorced in California five years ago. We have three children, now ages seven through 12. The California court set child support based on California law, and our incomes at that time. Since then I have re-married and moved to Buford, Georgia. My ex-husband has moved to Boca Raton; he started a new business, and appears to be doing much better financially. According to the kids, he lives in a huge home in a gated country club com munity, plays golf and drives a Mercedes. I want to ask for more child support. Do I have to do that in California? Can I sue in Georgia? Do I have to sue in Florida? What states law applies? What do I have to prove? Will he have to pay my attorneys fees for bringing him back to court? A: Since neither of you still lives in California, that states courts do not have continuing exclusive jurisdiction. Since it appears that your former husband does not live in Georgia, it would be your choice to go back to the California court, or to bring the action in the Florida court, in Palm Beach County, where he resides. Your first burden of proof, if you file in Florida, is to establish that there has been a permanent, material change in the financial circumstanc es of the two of you upon which the original child support was based. This may include an involuntary loss of income on your part, or an increase of the income of your former husband. Once you file your petition for modification, you will have all of the discovery tools available to you, provided by the Florida rules of procedure. He will have to provide the preliminary automatic discovery, under Family Law Rule 12.285; you can ask for his detailed financial information back to the date of the divorce, including information about his new business. If the Florida court finds that a permanent, material change has taken place in the basis for child support, it must apply the Florida child support guidelines, which can be found in Florida Statute 61.30. The court can award you an increase in child support retroactively, to the date of your petition. Your ex-husband will be credited for any payments he has made under the California order, in determining what he owes you after the modification. The general rules for attorneys fees in Florida would apply. Although you will become personally obligated for fees and costs to your Florida attorney, under your retainer agreement, the court may award you fees against the childrens father, if he is in a better position to pay fees than you are. Temporary fees as well as final fees can be awarded.
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32 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.GamesThe Boca Raton Tribune Pet SocietyThe Boca Raton Tribune PET OF THE WEEK 561-208-6029Story, photo by Pam DAddio BOCA RATON Hi, Im Carlos, a wonderful, chubby Shih Tzu waiting patiently at Tri County Humane Society for a forever home. I am 8 years young and recently found myself homeless! Im a sweet, friendly dog who's neutered, housebroken, and able to live with other dogs and older children but no cats, please. I just want to park my chubby little self in your lap and be your pampered boy. Do YOU have room in your heart for this fuzzy guy? I'm available for adoption at Tri-County Humane Society, a no-kill animal shelter located at 21287 Boca Rio Road in Boca Raton. The shelter is open for adoptions Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Adoption fees for companion animals are $110 and up. Animals Looking for a wonderful Shih Tzu? Carlos is your boy are heartworm-tested and up-to-date on vaccinations. Included in the adoption fee is one year of free office visits to Regency Veterinary Clinic. Please visit us to find a lost pet or to consider adding a shelter dog or cat to your family. We have puppies and kittens, too! Call (561) 482-8110 or view many of our available animals and volunteer opportunities at: www.tricountyhumane.org. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter at 'TriCounty Humane'.
33 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.SportsThe Boca Raton Tribune High School Students Raise $10,000 for Breast Cancer Awareness Boca Raton High Schools third annual Shoot for the Cure preseason tournament was held this past weekend at Boca Highs soccer sta dium. Schools that participated were Boca High, West Boca, Stoneman Douglas, and The Kings Academy. All the proceeds of admission and concessions sales were donated to the Boca Raton Regionals Go Pink Campaign. T-Shirts were also sold at the game to promote Breast Cancer Awareness and also to raise funds. All the money given to the Go Pink Campaign are being used specifically to provide mammograms to uninsured and underserved women in the community. A total of $10,000 was donated. The tournament was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Boca Raton. A total of 880 shirts were sold in two campuses (750 shirts at Boca High, and 130 shirts at West Boca High). The Boca High had 7 groups on campus that were also shirt sponsors Interact Club, NJROTC, Girls Volleyball Team, Bobcat Football, PAW Yearbook Staff, Swim and Dive Team, and the B.A.S.E Club. The students and fac ulty of Boca High wore their "Shoot for the Cure" t-shirts and other pink items on Thursday, October 27th to show support for all those affected by Breast Cancer. Here are some of the students that helped with the project: Boca Raton High School Varsity Soccer Captains (Savanah Poole, Sabrina Marasco, and Merrissa Vault) Interact Club Presidents (Christina Bicknell and Jordyn Ghanem). Action Photos by Phineas Agar
34 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune SPORTS East/West Boca Raton, FL r f r n t b rrrfn tb b b r f nt r f n t bb f n t b b r f b b n t b b b t b b bt b b t t b r f b t t b t b b n t b t b bb b n r t b r t b b b t b b b t b b t bb t b t b t bt t b t b b b t b t t f bt t b r b t bb b b b b t b b t t bt t t b t b t t tt b b b b t b b b b t b b b b b b b b b t b t t t bb t tbt t t bt r t bb bb t b b b b bb t r b t b t rbr b t b t b f b r t br t b fb t f nb t fn t b b rff nn tb bb tt b t t t f f f t t n b t b f b b fnf b n b r b b t b b f b b t b r r f r b rf b b fb t b b b r n b b n f f b nn r f r n t f n b f b b f b t t b f b f b f b f b b b fn r t f b f b n r bn f b f n By: Mike T Pedersen Golfers want to know what muscles are used in golf? The short answer is every major muscles in your body. I don't mean to be a smart alec but the golf swing is a total body movement using all the muscles in a sequential motion. That's the key to a powerful golf swing is using your golf muscles in the right sequence. The most important golf muscles used in golf would be your core muscles. The engine to your golf swing is your core golf muscles. This is mainly your abdominals. And they need to be both strong AND flexible to create torque in your downswing. If you are lacking distance, this could be one area you should focus on.What Muscles Are Used In Golf Your leg muscles, specifically your quadriceps and hamstrings provide stability as well as power. Strong legs will keep you in balance helping with your consistency. Shoulder muscles help in setting the club at the top of your backswing consistently, as well as whipping the club through impact and beyond. Your lat muscles, especially your lead lat provides a lot of pulling power going into impact. This is one of the biggest muscles in your body, so making sure it is strong will be a huge advantage in golf.
35 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. Dr. S. Benjamin Roldan D.M.D. M.S. P.A. and Associates
36 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. THE CLASSICAL ENCORE Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Amaturo Theater (Rosemary Duffy Larson Matinee Series) Tickets from $25 Special discount for kids in Halloween costume Tickets from $62 Internationally-acclaimed cirque artists on fully staged cirque apparatus performing with full orchestra complete with acrobats, contortionists, dancers, jugglers, balancers and some of the best classical music youll ever hear!Sounds of the Season: A Classical HolidayDecember 12, 2011Floridas Singing Sons Boychoir The Girl Choir of South FloridaClassical repertoire of the Season: Tchaikovsky, Prokoev, Holst, Vivaldi and more BT1112 The Boca Raton Tribune SPORTS East/West Boca Raton, FL The NSC Minnesota Stars won the first North American Soccer League title against the Fort Lauderdale Strikers on a 3-1 aggregate following a 0-0 draw Saturday, October 29th, on a wet Lockhart Stadium. Being the lowest ranked seed in these playoffs, the NSC Minnesota Stars went through a tough gauntlet of teams to get to this point. They had to go through the third-seeded FC Tampa Bay, the regular season champion Carolina RailHawks, and finally, the Fort Lauderdale Strikers. The match tonight was tough for both teams. A rainstorm prior to the match caused the field to be very wet, making the ball tough to play with a simple touch or pass. Throughout the entirety of the match, the Strikers pressed forward trying to get the two equalizing goals to send the match into extra time. The first chance came early to the Strikers. Gerson Mayen, sent through on goal, had a chance to test the wet conditions. However, those same conditions caused his first touch to be heavy, and send the ball out of bounds for a goal kick. Shortly after, NSC Minnesota got an attacking free kick in the Strikers half. Luke Mulholland, who was consistently on the ball dictating tempo, play a ball into the box. Untouched, the ball look destined to fall into the back of the net. Matt Glaeser stepped up and dove to his left, putting enough on the ball to send it out of bounds. The first half ended with the only serious chance for the Fort Lauderdale Strikers. After a resulting corner from a deflected pass, Mike Pala cio curled in a cross which found defender Toni Stahl in the back of the box. Stahl got his head on the ball, but it sailed just wide. The start of the second half continued to see the Strikers press high up and attack. Again, the NSC Minnesota Stars defense communicated well and broke up the Strikers' build up. The last real chance for the Strikers fell to Mayen. Walter Restrepo dribbled down the right wing and chipped the ball into the box, looking for someone. Mayen, through the Stars defense, got a foot onto the ball, but could not convert. The rest of the match saw the Strikers pressing forward and playing the ball into the box, but the Stars remained calm. They cleared each ball, kept the attacking movement out of the box, and clinched the first North American Soccer League title. See pictures on next page.NSC Minnesota Defeats Fort Lauderdale to Capture rst NASL Championship
37 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72 for news 24/7 go to bocaratontribune.comSupport your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune. COMPLETE AUTO REPAIR AND SERVICE LOWEST PRICES ON 24, 26 & 28 RIMS AND TIRES 1 West Linton Blvd, Bay 4 Delray Beach, FL FREE Towing $ 39.95 Aligment & Rotation FREE Alignment Buy 3 Used Tires & Get 1 FREE OIL CHANGE $ 14.95 561-272-2226 NEW & USED TIRES STARTING AT $15 The Boca Raton Tribune SPORTS East/West Boca Raton, FL 561-488-5737Accept orders for parties. $ 9.90 www.picanhabrazil.net Have an authentic Brazilian Barbecue Have an authentic Brazilian BarbecueOne coupon per person. One coupon per person. Dale McLean and Billy ORourke Andrew DeMino, Michael Blandon, and Cecille Bibeau Brandon Richard, Justin Richard, Danny Linary, Steven Betsing, and George Deeb Doria Kade, Eva, Raynor, Skyelar Taylor Javier Zapata, Carlos Parra, Jennifer Maceiras, Vivianna Zaila, Jessenia Vargas Andres Gynand, and Tim Smith Richard Lengel, Daniela Stern, John Allison, Fabian Freire and Saul Clavijo Sean, Kyle, Patrick, and Connor TierneyThe Fort Lauderdale Fell to the Minnesota Stars this past weekend in the NASL Championship Series 3-1 but Striker fans, known as Striker Likers, filled Lockhart Sta dium. A record 6,849 was announced at the game. The second place finish in the NASL is a great victory for a team that halfway into the season looked like it would not even make the playoffs. Fans were excited to finally have playoff soccer back at Lockhart for the first time since the San Jose Earthquakes defeated the Miami Fusion. Here are a few pictures of some of the Striker Likers at the game this past weekend
38 November 3 through November 9, 2011 Edition 72Support your community newspaper Patronize The Boca Raton Tribune Advertisers. Let them know you saw their Ads in the Boca Tribune.The Boca Raton Tribune SPORTS East/West Boca Raton, FL High School Football Weekend Recap Life Christian 28 Boca Raton Christian (2-5) 14Heber Michel rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns but Boca Raton Christian fell to Kissimmee-Life Christian Academy 28-14 on Saturday aernoon. Michel gained his yards on 15 carries for the Blazers. e Lions improved to 1-7. e game was called in the third quarter because of inclement weather.St. Andrews (5-3) 35 South Florida HEAT 0Gary Gladden scored three touchdowns, two receiving and one rushing, to lead the Scots to the rout of the Heat in Boca Raton. e game was called at halime because of lightning.West Boca Raton (2-6) 23 Spanish River (3-6) 0e Bulls used an eective rushing attack to earn their rst District victory in a game that was called at halime because of pounding rain that le the eld unplayable. Eugene Bethea capped a 5-play, 60-yard drive on the Bulls' rst possession with a 20-yard touchdown run that would be all the points West Boca would need. He nished with 86 rushing yards on just eight attempts. Junior linebacker Nicholas Telford led the Bulls' defense with four solo tackles and two sacks as they held the Sharks (3-6, 0-6) to minus-20 yards rushing and only 23 yards of total oense. Antaurius Walters and Zach Miner also scored for the Bulls, and Brandon Gerard recorded a safety when he tackled Sharks quarterback Taylor Schnaars in the end zone. Juan-Carlos Tavares and Eric Bolek led the Spanish River defense with four tackles apiece. Pahokee 36 Pope John Paul II (1-7) 0Jonathan Jordan ran for four touchdowns, leading the Blue Devils to the rout of the Eagles in Pahokee.Seminole Ridge 53 Boca Raton (2-6) 7Seminole Ridge added another dimension to its oense and passed to a 53-7 victory over Boca Raton at CalleryJudge Stadium. Junior quarterback Antwan Washington threw for scores on his rst three pass attempts, and nished 7-of-9 for 72 yards and four touchdowns. e Hawks built a 27-0 halime lead behind Washington's arm and the running of Gary Holmes, who had 21 carries for 103 yards and a touchdown then scored 26 unanswered points to end the game. e Bobcats' oense was stied by the Hawks' defense, which forced ve turnovers and allowed just four rst downs Keith Byars II led the Bobcats with 48 yards rushing and a touchdown on 14 car ries, but Boca Raton's only score followed a punt block that gave the Bobcats the ball on the Seminole Ridge 19. For the game, the Bobcats managed just 70 yards of oense. Olympic Heights (2-6) 0 South Fork 46 e Olympic Heights Lions were shutout by the South Fork Bulldogs this past Friday 46-0 in Stuart. South Forks run game proved too strong to a Lions defense that seems to be hobbling around this season. South Fork ran for 345 yards compared to Olympic Heights 63. Bulldogs Dalton Pollock rushed for 145 yards and four touchdowns
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Tribune Sports of East /West Boca Raton, Highland Beach 954-786-3306 954-786-3325 USED & NEW TIRES AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES See page 38High school Football Weekend Recap Boca Raton High Students Raise $10,000 for Breast Cancer Awareness See page 33Group photo by Rob Sweeten