Citrus County chronicle
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Title: Citrus County chronicle
Physical Description: Newspaper
Language: English
Creator: Citrus County Chronicle
Publisher: Scofield Pub. Co.
Place of Publication: Inverness, Fla.
Inverness, Fla
Publication Date: 12-05-2011
Copyright Date: 2006
Frequency: daily[<1987-1995>]
weekly[ former <1939-1968>]
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Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Inverness (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Citrus County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Citrus -- Inverness
Coordinates: 28.839167 x -82.340278 ( Place of Publication )
Additional Physical Form: Also available on microfilm from the University of Florida.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Began in 1889?
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 48, no. 51 (June 8, 1939).
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INSIDE DECEMBER 5, 2011 Floridas Best Community Newspaper Serving Floridas Best Community VOLUME 117 ISSUE 120 50 CITRUS COUNTY Packers slip past Giants in final seconds to stay perfect /B1 ENTERTAINMENT: HonoredStars gather for Kennedy Center Honors Saturday night in D.C. / Page B5 LOCAL SPORTS: Hog hunting A portion of the Flying Eagle Preserve will be temporarily closed to the public for hog hunts Dec. 6 to 8./ Page A3www.chronicleonline.com INDEX Comics....................B7 Crossword................B6 Editorial....................A8 Entertainment..........B5 Horoscope................B5 Lottery Numbers......B4 Lottery Payouts........B5 Movies......................B7 Obituaries................A6 TV Listings................B6 Classifieds................B8 ONLINE POLL: Your choice?Should teacher pay be cut so the school district can meet budget constraints? A.No. Id rather pay more in taxes than for that to happen. B.Yes. An across-theboard nominal cut wouldnt be felt by teachers but would generate much revenue. C.No. Find the money by cutting programs not directly tied to reading, writing, math and science. D.Yes. If the option is cutting programs vs. cutting pay, cut pay. To vote, visit www. chronicleonline.com. Click on the word Opinion in the menu to see the poll. Results will appear next Monday. Find last weeks online poll results./ Page A4 OPINION: EDITORIAL, PAGE A8 A special word to those who seek office during the upcoming elections: You are putting yourself in the public eye. MONDAYHIGH 80 LOW 53 Partly cloudy. East winds 5 to 10 mph. PAGE A4 TODAY & Tuesday morning Public input sought on springs plan A.B. SIDIBE Staff WriterCRYSTAL RIVER The conceptual plan to transform Three Sisters Springs into a public-accessible nature enclave will be the topic of a public input workshop 6 p.m. Tuesday at Crystal River City Hall, 123 N.W. U.S. 19. The plan has stoked controversy among some of the homeowners who live on the banks of the canals bordering Three Sisters and the greater Kings Bay area. Andy Houston, Crystal River city manager, said the meeting is to give residents a chance to appropriately discuss concerns and perhaps come up with alternatives to things they dont like. Houston said Michael Lusk, the Crystal River Wildlife Refuge manager, has been invited to make a presentation. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via Lusk are charged with managing the property as per a public/private purchase agreement when it was bought from a Tampa developer. The management deal struck at the time also involved certain mandates about how the property was to be developed. But Houston said some of those mandates can be changed if those who oppose elements of the plan can present convincing See SPRINGS / Page A5 SOURCE: U.S. Postal ServiceAPPostal woes grow as volume sinks Steep operating losses from increased online competition and high overhead costs are leading the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service to cut spending to avert bankruptcy. Operating profits and losses since 2001 Total mail volume since 2001 168 billion -10 -8 -6 -4 -2 0 2 $4 billion '11 '10 '09 '08 '07 '06 '05 '04 '03 '02 '01 -$5.1 billion 0 50 100 150 200 250 billion pieces '11 '10 '09 '08 '07 '06 '05 '04 '03 '02 '01 Postal cuts to slow delivery of first-class mail H OPE Y EN Associated PressWASHINGTON Facing bankruptcy, the U.S. Postal Service is pushing ahead with unprecedented cuts to first-class mail next spring that will slow delivery and, for the first time in 40 years, eliminate the chance for stamped letters to arrive the next day. The estimated $3 billion in reductions, to be announced in broader detail Monday, are part of a wideranging effort by the cashstrapped Postal Service to quickly trim costs, seeing no immediate help from Congress. The changes would provide short-term relief, but ultimately could prove counterproductive, pushing more of Americas business onto the Internet. They could slow everything from check payments to Netflixs DVDs-by-mail, add costs to mail-order prescription drugs, and threaten the existence of newspapers and time-sensitive magazines delivered by postal carrier to far-flung suburban and rural communities. That birthday card mailed first-class to Mom also could arrive a day or two late, if people dont plan ahead. Its a potentially major change, but I dont think consumers are focused on it and it wont register until the service goes away, said Jim Corridore, analyst with S&P Capital IQ, who tracks the shipping industry. Over time, to the extent the customer service experience gets worse, it will only increase the shift away from mail to alternatives. Theres almost nothing you cant do online that you can do by mail. The cuts, now being finalized, would close roughly 250 of the nearly 500 mail processing centers across the country as early as next March. Because the consolidations typically would lengthen the distance mail travels from post office to processing center, the agency also would lower delivery standards for firstclass mail that have been in place since 1971. Currently, first-class mail is supposed to be delivered to homes and businesses within the continental U.S. in one day to three days. That will lengthen to two days to three days, meaning mailers no longer could expect next-day delivery in surrounding communities. Periodicals could take between two days and nine days. See POSTAL / Page A7 LOCAL EFFORTS: Give blood Find out where the LifeSouth Bloodmobile will be parked for donations during upcoming weeks./ Page A6Get food Area groups offer low-cost food options and free meals each week./ Page A6 FROM THE WHARF: Restricted Fishermen limited to types of fish they catch and take home./ Page A10 Three Sisters workshop Tuesday Water supply authority moves to Lecanto J IM H UNTER CorrespondentLECANTO The Withlacoochee Regional Water Supply Authority is moving its office from Hernando County to the Lecanto Government Building. The office will be in Suite 228 on the second floor and will have its computers installed next week. The phone lines are now in operation and can be reached at (352) 527-5795, (352) 527-5796 and fax line, (352) 527-5797. The office will be manned by Administrative Assistant Nancy H. Smith, who is a certified planner and who has worked with the authority on regional water conservation projects. The county is giving the authority office space for $170 a month, the cost of the electric and maintenance. The move from the Southwest Florida Water Management District head quarters in Hernando County also means the water authority board will now conduct its monthly meetings in Room 166 in the Lecanto Government Building. The authority meets at 4:30 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month. Although the phones are working, Smith said Friday, because she still will be moving in next week, calls may go to voice mail or be forwarded. She said she will check for messages daily, however, and will return any calls she isnt able to answer. The authority represents Citrus, Hernando, Marion and Sumter counties in regional water supply plans and projects. The authority is special district created by state statute to allow counties and cities in a specific See WATER / Page A5 High notes CATHY KAPULKA /Chronicle Matthew Bumbach, back to camera, directs four soloists in the Marion Civic Chorales Lords and Dukes performance at the Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church in Lecanto on Sunday. From left: Dale Brumfield, bass-baritone; Geoff Gartner, tenor and Janet Rabe-Meyer and Karen Adair, both sopranos Marion Civic Chorale brings conglomeration of music to area C ATHYK APULKA Staff WriterI n a spiritual performance, the Marion Civic Chorale sang in the Light Shines 2011 fall and winter concert series Sunday at the Shepherd of the Hills Episcopal Church in Lecanto. The chorale, which is under the direction of Matthew Bumbach, performed a Lords and Dukes recital that combined music from the Franz Haydens Lord Nelson Mass and Duke Ellingtons songs from his Sacred Concerts series. The choral is the oldest community chorus in Marion County. Bishop Jim Adams, head pastor at the church, said this was the second time the chorale has performed at the church. The last time they sang, it was just wonderful, he said. Adams said the choral is made up of about 50 members who are all volunteers. In this concert, he said the group featured four talented soloists, Dale Brumfield, bass-baritone; Geoff Gartner, tenor and Janet Rabe-Meyer and Karen Adair, both sopranos. Wed just like to thank them for giving their talent and sharing it with everyone, he added. Natalie Warrick, church member and usher, had the same sentiments about the chorale. I think its amazing that we have this fine thing in our area, she said. I especially enjoyed the base soloist, Dale Brumfield, exceptional. Jean Welman, also a church member, said the concert was lovely, inspiring and uplifting, like the angels. Adams said the church tries to have about eight concerts a year. Shows are free and made possible in conjunction with the Florida Humanities Council. For more information on upcoming concerts, call the church at (352) 527-0052 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.Chronicle reporter Cathy Kapulka can be reached at (352) 564-2922 or ckapulka@chronicle online.com. I think its amazing that we have this fine thing in our area. Natalie Warrick church member and usher.


A2 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE L OCAL or Bifocals $ 12 9 Eyecare Express 20/20 Same Day Service Even Bifocals & Safety Glasses *CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS APPLY. THE PATIENT AND ANY OTHER PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR PAYMENT HAS A RIGHT TO REFUSE TO PAY, CANCEL PAYMENT, OR BE REIMBURSED FOR PAYMENT FOR ANY OTHER SERVICE, EXAMINATION OR TREATMENT, WHICH IS PERFORMED AS A RESULT OF AND WITHIN 72 HOURS OF RESPONDING TO THIS FREE, DISCOUNTED FEE, OR REDUCED FEE SERVICE, EXAMINATION OR TREATMENT. ORDERS CANNOT BE COMBINED WITH OTHER SPECIALS. Hwy. 486/Norvel Bryant Fo r e st Ridge Dr Publix Heritage Hills Plaza H wy. 49 1 / N. L ec a nt o H wy Hwy. 41 Dunnellon Crystal River Terra Vista State-Of-The-Art Computerized In-House Lens Lab The Only Lab In Citrus County To Offer One Day Service On Bifocals, Progressives And Trifocals. Eye exams by Dr. Allen Sobel, Optometrist 352-249-1086 Over 1,000 Frames In Stock Walk-Ins Welcome MUST PRESENT COUPON AT TIME OF PURCHASE. See store for details. Expires 1/14/12. 2 PAIR EYEGLASSES ONE LOW PRICE Single Vision $ 99 352-249-9252 Located in the Center of Citrus County 2400 N. Heritage Oaks Path (Hwy. 486 Citrus Hills) 10 min. from Inverness, Crystal River and Beverly Hills Mon.-Fri. 9:30am-6:00pm Sat. 10am-2pm 0009YD7 20/20 Eyecare 0009OML T h i s i s t h e o n e g i f t This is the one gift t h a t w o n t b e r e t u r n e d that wont be returned. Feeling the stress of holiday shopping? Let the Citrus County Chronicle ease your tension with a one size-fits-all Gift Subscription! T h e r e a r e s e v e r a l o p t i o n s a v a i l a b l e : There are several options available: 5 2 W e e k s 2 6 W e e k s 1 3 W e e k s 52 Weeks 26 Weeks 13 Weeks Just call us at (352) 563-5655 Monday Friday between 8am & 2pm to order. Just give us the gift recipients name, address and phone number. We will send the recipient a Holiday Card with best Wishes from You, as well as length of subscription and the date you would like it to start. We accept Visa, Master Card, Discover and American Express. Subscription must be pre-paid 0006RR0 ...Well even send the gift card. 0009Z6Z Its a Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre From left: Carrie Smith and Andrew Livingston create sound effects as Catori Swann and Maria Buchanan dance in a performance of Its a Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre, at the Curtis Peterson Auditorium at Lecanto High School. The show was presented by the College of Central Florida. Its a great show for the family and to kick off the holiday season, said Laura Wright, coordinator of special events for the college. Its a play within a play. She said about 250 people attended the Sunday afternoon show. CATHY KAPULKA /Chronicle ENCORE PERFORMANCES Its a Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre will also run at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 5 and 6, in the Charles R. Dassance Fine Arts Center at the CF Ocala Campus, 3001 S.W. College Road. This 1940s live radio broadcast is a fresh new adaptation of the beloved film and holiday classic, set in the fictional studio of WVL Radio Theatre. When a blizzard keeps the professional actors from arriving in time, the station employees take the stage instead. Tickets are $26. For information and tickets, call (352) 873-5810 or (352) 746-6721, ext. 1416. To purchase tickets online, visit tickets.CF.edu. The performances are sponsored in part by Dex One.


S TATE & L OCAL Page A3 MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE C ATHYK APULKA Staff WriterProgress steadily moves forward on the construction of the new Walmart on the southeast corner of West Cardinal Street and U.S. 19 South in Homosassa. Theyre a little more than halfway completed, Tina Gilson, senior non-residential coordinator for the Citrus Board of County Commissioners building division, said about the new project as she looked at the building inspections record. She said the companys building permit was issued July 20, and she hopes to go on a construction site visit in the near future. I just like to go out to the sites because I permitted them, she said. I like to wait until theyre far enough along because its crazy out there. Theyre moving along, and theyre working with our inspectors wonderfully. Gilson also talked about a proposed Walmart on the southwest corner of County Road 491 and County Road 486 in Lecanto. She said a building permit has not been issued for that location and is under review.Chronicle reporter Cathy Kapulka can be reached at (352) 564-2922 or ckapulka@ chronicleonline.com. New Walmart takes shape in Homosassa Store halfway completed CATHY KAPULKA /Chronicle Construction on the new Homosassa Walmart continues as trucks and heavy equipment fill the site at 6885 U.S. 19 South. HOLDER I had quite a few of my coworkers flummoxed when I offered the topic of my monthly installment of Off The Beaten Path a bowling alley in Holder. Yes, Holder has a 12-lane facility that has been there for nearly three decades and can lay claim to the cleanest restrooms in this county for sure and hold its own in the state. Matter of fact, Parkview Lanes, which sits about a one-quarter mile north of the traffic signal at the intersection of U.S. 41 and County Road 491, can crow about being on a distinguished list of Florida businesses that had zero violations during inspections in the past year. During the latest inspections and within the past year, Division of Hotels and Restaurants inspectors did not find any sanitation or safety violations in a list of establishments including Citrus Countys very own Parkview Lanes. Owner C.H. Crockett proudly stepped into the female restroom where we were greeted with sweet scents of a potpourri of fragrances. The light pink sinks sparkled and every decorative accent added a touch of home. I found out that women really like clean restrooms and that is something we have tried really hard to deliver, Crockett said with a smile. The mens restroom also was clean and had a colorful luster with a male imprint. Since purchasing the business in 1992, the retiree from Tennessee has totally transformed it. He has replaced the wooden lanes that tended to get lumpy over time; brought in new pin machines; repainted the entire building; redid the floors; employed the newest technology; and added new business pep to the operation. Crockett added what he calls the coffee club. For an $8.50 entry fee, club members can come every Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning to have coffee with their friends, eat doughnuts and get paid to bowl. Yes, we give them coins to bowl, but you see that helps bring a lot of people in and they end up joining one of our leagues, he said. Parkview Lanes has 10 leagues that play in 12-week cycles. Come New Years Eve, said Crocketts longtime friend, decorator and all-around helper Marilyn Seymour, is when the real bash happens. The party begins at 5 p.m. with barbecue, deep-fried turkey and a bottle of champagne. Because a lot of our customers are older, they tend to go to bed early. So, by 9 or 9:30 it is all over, but everybody goes home happy, Seymour said. She said while New York City has the dropping of ball, in Holder they have the lowering of the bowling ball. That is when C.H. gets on a perch and slowly lowers a bowling ball to conclude the evenings festivities. For the man mostly known to his customers as C.H. and who thought he could buy a bowling alley and kick back and enjoy, he said its been harder than he figured, but ultimately he loves people and is having a wonderful time. We even adopted the phrase from that television show Cheers, you know, where everybody knows your name. We truly are that place, Crockett said with a laugh. There are probably 1,100 people who go through leagues play here in a year and I make it a point to try to know all their names. If I dont, I will wait til their name comes on the screen and I will cheat and look.Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe can be reached at (352) 564-2925 or at asidibe@chronicleonline.com. B OWLING B EAUTY Parkview Lanes in Holder sports clean establishment without any violations DAVE SIGLER /Chronicle C.H. Crockett, above, purchased the Parkview Lanes bowling alley in Holder in 1992 and has revamped the establishment, includin g the bathrooms, below. Crockett can brag about the cleanliness of his business since it had zero violations during inspections this past year. IF YOU GO WHERE: Parkview Lanes. If heading toward Dunnellon, it is north of the traffic signal in Holder on U.S. 41 CONTACT: (352) 489-6933 or parkviewlanes.net. A.B. Sidibe OFF THE BEATEN PATH Hog hunts to begin Tuesday Special to the ChronicleA portion of the Southwest Florida Water Management Districts Flying Eagle Preserve will be temporarily closed to the public for hog hunts Dec. 6 through Dec. 8. Only the northeastern section of the preserve, formerly known as the McGregor Smith Scout Reservation, will be closed. Only permitted hunters will be allowed on the property during these dates. All permits for these hunts have been sold. Flying Eagle Preserve is east of Inverness in Citrus County. Access to the northeastern section is available off State Road 44 at 12650 E. Boy Scout Road. The rest of the preserve, accessible from East Moccasin Slough Road in Inverness and East Trails End Road in Floral City, will remain at its normal operating hours. The hunt is one of a series of hog hunts held on District lands to control the damage being caused to the natural habitats. The District only allows hogs to be controlled through hunts when the damage they cause is at unacceptable levels, and damage is occurring more frequently and with increasing severity. Wild hogs live throughout Florida in various habitats, but prefer moist forests and swamps, as well as pine flatwoods. They are omnivorous and feed by rooting with their broad snouts, which can cause extensive damage to the natural habitats. In fact, they can leave an area looking like a plowed field. Wild hogs are not native to Florida and are believed to have been introduced by explorer Hernando DeSoto as early as 1539. They can weigh more than 150 pounds and travel in herds of several females and their offspring. For more information, call the Land Resources Department at the Districts Brooksville Headquarters at (800) 423-1476 or (352) 796-7211, ext. 4465. SWFWMDs Flying Eagle Preserve closed temporarily HOG HUNTS WHEN: Dec. 6 through Dec. 8. WHERE: Southwest Florida Water Management Districts Flying Eagle Preserve.


Tea party meeting on Thursday The public is invited to attend the Citrus County Tea Party Patriots meeting on judicial activism, at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Inverness Womens Club, 1715 Forest Ave., Inverness. The guest speaker will beJesse Phillips. Phillips promotes the need for citizens to take theirvotingresponsibility seriously and to be active and informed in making decisions. PDRB accepts applications The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications for the Planning and Development Review Board. Application can be found online at www.bocc. citrus.fl.us/commissioners/ advboards/pdrb. The form should be mailed to: 3600 W. Sovereign Path, Planning Division Suite 140, Lecanto, FL 34461 Attn: Jacqui Hendrix. The Planning and Development Review Board meets the first and third Thursdays of the month. The length of the meetings depends on the length of the agenda. It may be necessary to hold occasional special meetings, which would be scheduled for another day. All applicants must be a permanent resident of Citrus County. Applicants should have experience in: architecture; urban, rural or regional planning; landscape architecture; environmental science; civil engineering; real estate; or surveying. In the event the Board of County Commissioners is unable to appoint someone from the above categories, it can appoint someone it deem qualified. No member may serve more than eight consecutive years. All applications must be received no later than Tuesday, Dec. 27. Housing committee takes applications The Citrus County Affordable Housing Committee is accepting applications for six positions that will expire Jan 31. Open positions are for a real estate professional, a not-forprofit Affordable Housing Provider, a low-income advocate, a Citrus County resident, a for-profit Affordable Housing Provider and a planner in connection with the affordable housing member position. Positions are two-year terms. Applicants must be residents and registered voters in Citrus County. The Affordable Housing Advisory Committee meets every third Tuesday in the Lecanto Government Building. The committee was formed to improve the housing situation in Citrus County by studying and developing projects, coordinating with county staff and making the recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners. Applications are being accepted through Dec. 27. Applications that meet eligibility requirements will be forwarded to the Board of County Commissioners for evaluation, nomination and selection. Interested persons can fill out the advisory board application online at www.bocc.citrus .fl.us/commissioners/ advboards/advisory_considera tion.htm, or contact Kathrine Ingall at (352) 527-7532. Grandparents group to meet Dec. 5 Kids Central Inc. will hold the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group meeting the first Monday of each month at the Citrus County Resource Center from 10 a.m. to noon at 2804 W. Marc Knighton Court, Lecanto. The next meeting is Monday, Dec. 5. For details, call Pam Hall, Kinship Navigator, at (352) 233-3985 or (352) 387-3540. C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE HI LO PR 79 54 0.00 HI LO PR 79 49 0.00 HI LO PR 81 53 0.00 HI LO PR 78 52 0.00 HI LO PR 79 53 0.00 HI LO PR 76 57 0.00 YESTERDAYS WEATHER Sunny to partly cloudy THREE DAY OUTLOOK Sunny to partly cloudy Partly cloudy High: 80 Low: 53 High: 81 Low: 54 High: 81 Low: 55 TODAY & TOMORROW MORNING TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY MORNING WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY MORNING Exclusive daily forecast by: TEMPERATURE* Sunday 79/50 Record 86/26 Normal 74/52 Mean temp. 65 Departure from mean +2 PRECIPITATION* Sunday 0.00 in. Total for the month 0.00 in. Total for the year 55.36 in. Normal for the year 50.44 in.*As of 6 p.m. at Inverness UV INDEX: 5 0-2 minimal, 3-4 low, 5-6 moderate, 7-9 high, 10+ very high BAROMETRIC PRESSURE Sunday at 3 p.m. 30.18 in. DEW POINT Sunday at 3 p.m. 54 HUMIDITY Sunday at 3 p.m. 43% POLLEN COUNT** Grasses and weeds were moderate and trees were light. ** Light only extreme allergic will show symptoms, moderate most allergic will experience symptoms, heavy all allergic will experience symptoms. AIR QUALITY Sunday was good with pollutants mainly ozone. ALMANAC CELESTIAL OUTLOOK SUNSET TONIGHT ............................5:33 P.M. SUNRISE TOMORROW .....................7:10 A.M. MOONRISE TODAY ...........................2:16 P.M. MOONSET TODAY ............................2:45 A.M. DEC. 10DEC. 17DEC. 24JAN. 1 WATERING RULES BURN CONDITIONS Citrus County/Inverness/Crystal River: Lawn watering is limited to twice per week. Even addresses may water on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. Odd addresses may water on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m. Report violations: Citrus County (352) 527-5543; Crystal River and Inverness: (352) 7264488. Landscape Watering Schedule and Times: Hand watering and micro-irrigation of plants (other than lawns) can be done on any day and at any time. For more information call Florida Division of Forestry at (352) 754-6777. For more information on drought conditions, please visit the Division of Forestrys Web site: http://flame.fl-dof.com/fire_weather/kbdi Todays Fire Danger Rating is: HIGH. There is no burn ban.City H L Fcast Daytona Bch. 77 59 pc Ft. Lauderdale 80 71 pc Fort Myers 81 60 s Gainesville 78 52 pc Homestead 80 64 pc Jacksonville 76 55 pc Key West 80 71 pc Lakeland 79 58 s Melbourne 78 64 pc City H L Fcast Miami 80 71 pc Ocala 78 54 pc Orlando 79 60 pc Pensacola 72 65 sh Sarasota 81 60 s Tallahassee 75 55 s Tampa 82 59 s Vero Beach 78 63 pc W. Palm Bch. 78 69 pc FLORIDA TEMPERATURESEast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Bay and inland waters will have a light chop. Partly to mostly sunny skies today. Look for isolated areas of fog early. Gulf water temperature69 LAKE LEVELS Location Sat. Sun. Full Withlacoochee at Holder 28.04 28.02 35.52 Tsala Apopka-Hernando 35.10 35.08 39.25 Tsala Apopka-Inverness 37.22 37.20 40.60 Tsala Apopka-Floral City 39.14 n/a 42.40Levels reported in feet above sea level. Flood stage for lakes are based on 2.33-year flood, the meanannual flood which has a 43-precent chance of being equaled or exceeded in any one year. This data is obtained from the Southwest Florida Water Management District and is subject to revision. In no event will the District or the United States Geological Survey be liable for any damages arising out of the use of this data. If you have any questions you should contact the Hydrological Data Section at (352) 796-7211. MARINE OUTLOOK Taken at Aripeka THE NATION Albany 50 34 pc 55 45 Albuquerque 37 26 sn 29 12 Asheville 53 28 sh 54 50 Atlanta 62 43 sh 64 54 Atlantic City 58 33 pc 60 54 Austin 66 47 1.15 sh 50 36 Baltimore 57 29 pc 61 52 Billings 30 17 .01 pc 24 15 Birmingham 71 55 ts 71 54 Boise 45 29 s 33 18 Boston 53 35 pc 59 52 Buffalo 60 39 sh 48 40 Burlington, VT 49 37 sh 47 41 Charleston, SC 74 51 pc 72 54 Charleston, WV 69 36 .25 sh 60 47 Charlotte 61 32 c 59 50 Chicago 52 38 .02 c 40 31 Cincinnati 56 41 .06 r 53 38 Cleveland 57 48 .13 r 47 37 Columbia, SC 69 35 pc 67 52 Columbus, OH 55 43 .09 r 52 39 Concord, N.H. 51 19 pc 55 40 Dallas 53 41 1.43 sh 44 31 Denver 27 8 c 15 -1 Des Moines 32 25 .01 pc 28 14 Detroit 52 44 .25 r 42 33 El Paso 49 34 .11 pc 47 23 Evansville, IN 57 48 1.59 r 47 36 Harrisburg 54 30 pc 55 46 Hartford 51 28 pc 59 50 Houston 72 55 .19 sh 58 42 Indianapolis 56 45 .50 r 43 31 Jackson 75 59 ts 67 45 Las Vegas 52 32 s 48 36 Little Rock 66 51 2.25 r 47 33 Los Angeles 63 35 s 65 43 Louisville 60 51 .42 r 56 38 Memphis 62 52 1.07 r 49 38 Milwaukee 50 37 .02 pc 37 29 Minneapolis 29 24 .01 pc 25 11 Mobile 73 58 trace ts 72 63 Montgomery 74 48 ts 78 59 Nashville 67 53 r 60 41 New Orleans 80 65 ts 77 59 New York City 55 43 pc 59 52 Norfolk 61 41 pc 67 54 Oklahoma City 44 35 c 43 24 Omaha 29 19 pc 24 7 Palm Springs 65 40 s 60 38 Philadelphia 57 34 pc 61 53 Phoenix 56 40 pc 56 34 Pittsburgh 60 35 sh 57 43 Portland, ME 50 25 pc 51 43 Portland, Ore 46 37 s 43 33 Providence, R.I. 54 28 pc 62 52 Raleigh 64 31 pc 65 53 Rapid City 26 10 pc 16 4 Reno 46 15 s 37 17 Rochester, NY 60 39 sh 48 38 Sacramento 58 31 s 58 33 St. Louis 57 39 .20 c 34 30 St. Ste. Marie 41 33 .15 pc 32 18 Salt Lake City 31 22 s 29 15 San Antonio 68 49 .30 sh 52 37 San Diego 62 44 s 64 46 San Francisco 58 42 s 58 42 Savannah 73 49 pc 73 53 Seattle 43 36 pc 42 36 Spokane 40 21 s 36 17 Syracuse 58 37 sh 51 41 Topeka 40 27 c 35 18 Washington 55 37 pc 62 52YESTERDAYS NATIONAL HIGH & LOW HIGH 85 Harlingen, Texas LOW -16 Laramie, Wyo. MONDAY CITY H/L/SKY Acapulco 85/72/s Amsterdam 44/40/sh Athens 63/46/pc Beijing 38/25/rs Berlin 41/34/sh Bermuda 70/66/pc Cairo 72/52/s Calgary 36/28/s Havana 83/65/pc Hong Kong 75/67/sh Jerusalem 64/44/s Lisbon 64/49/pc London 44/38/pc Madrid 57/33/s Mexico City 74/50/s Montreal 43/34/r Moscow 35/33/rs Paris 44/38/sh Rio 76/70/pc Rome 63/49/sh Sydney 64/57/sh Tokyo 56/44/s Toronto 45/32/r Warsaw 40/34/sh WORLD CITIES Sunday Monday City H L Pcp. Fcst H L Sunday Monday City H L Pcp. Fcst H L Weather Central, Madison, Wi. Monday TuesdayCity High/Low High/Low High/Low High/LowChassahowitzka* 1:03 a/9:55 a 2:29 p/9:33 p 1:49 a/10:50 a 3:31 p/10:27 p Crystal River** 12:50 p/7:17 a /6:55 p 12:10 a/8:12 a 1:52 p/7:49 p Withlacoochee* 10:37 a/5:05 a 9:57 p/4:43 p 11:39 a/6:00 a 10:40 p/5:37 p Homosassa*** 12:13 a/8:54 a 1:39 p/8:32 p 12:59 a/9:49 a 2:41 p/9:26 p TIDES *From mouths of rivers **At Kings Bay ***At Masons CreekKEY TO CONDITIONS: c=cloudy; dr=drizzle; f=fair; h=hazy; pc=partly cloudy; r=rain; rs=rain/snow mix; s=sunny; sh=showers; sn=snow; ts=thunderstorms; w=windy. SOLUNAR TABLESDATE DAY MINOR MAJOR MINOR MAJOR (MORNING) (AFTERNOON) 12/5 MONDAY 2:58 9:04 2:11 9:32 12/6 TUESDAY 3:54 9:48 2:42 10:16 FORECAST FOR 3:00 P.M. MONDAY HI LO PR 77 51 0.00 Today's active pollen:Ragweed, grasses, composites Todays count: 4.1/12 Tuesdays count: 5.3 Wednesdays count: 5.0 County BRIEFS HOW YOUR LAWMAKERS VOTEDKey votes for the week ending: Dec. 2 By Voterama in Congress Union Elections: Members passed, 235-188, a bill blocking a National Labor Relations Board rule to speed the pace of elections on whether to organize into unions. A yes vote backed a bill that would delay voting for at least 35 days to give employers more time to attempt to persuade workers not to unionize. (HR 3094) Rich Nugent, Yes. Repeal of Post-Watergate Law: Members repealed, 235-190, a postWatergate law allowing individuals to divert $3 of their federal taxes to fund presidential campaigns. The bill also ends the Election Assistance Commission, which was set up after the 2000 BushGore vote-counting fiasco to upgrade election procedures in the U.S. A yes vote was to pass HR 3463. Nugent, Yes. Democrats' Payroll Rates: Voting 5149, senators failed to reach 60 votes for passing a Democratic bill to extend and expand this year's temporary lowering of the Social Security payroll tax. A yes vote was to pass S 1917, which would halve the rate to 3.1 percent for both employees and employers. Bill Nelson, Yes; Marco Rubio, No. GOP Payroll Rates: Senators defeated, 20-78, a GOP bill renewing the temporary law under which Social Security receives 4.2 percent of workers' pay up to $106,800, down from the standard 6.2 percent. A yes vote backed S 1931, which would pay for itself by gradually cutting the federal workforce by 10 percent and freezing civil service pay levels. Nelson, No; Rubio, Yes. 2012 Military Budget: Senators passed, 93-7, a $662 billion fiscal 2012 defense budget that provides $117 billion for war in Afghanistan and Iraq and $53 billion for military healthcare. A yes vote backed S 1867, which raises military pay by 1.6 percent and stiffens U.S. economic sanctions on Iran. Nelson, Yes; Rubio, Yes. Military Custody, Civil Liberties: Senators refused, 38-60, to strip S 1867 (above) of its requirement that terrorist suspects be held in military custody rather than assigned to the U.S. civil system of criminal justice. A yes vote opposed the requirement on grounds it goes too far by denying civil liberties to suspects who are American and arrested in the U.S. Nelson, Yes; Rubio, No. 2011 Thomas Reports Inc. Call: (202) 667-9760. QUESTION: What should be the future of the U.S. Postal Service? We should ensure it remains a vital part of government, operating six days a week. 26 percent (17 votes) Saturday service should be halted and the workforce should be cut if it is to remain financially viable. 48 percent (32 votes) Government should privatize the Postal Service. 12 percent (8 votes) Do away with it. Private enterprise has demonstrated it can do the job better and at a lesser cost. 14 percent (9 votes) Total votes: 66. ONLINE POLL RESULTS Rich Nugent Bill Nelson Marco Rubio A4 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 Legal notices in todays Citrus County Chronicle 0009OH8 Meeting Notices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . B11 Miscellaneous Notices . . . . . . . . . . B11 Foreclosure Sale/Action Notices . . B11 To start your subscription:Call now for home delivery by our carriers:Citrus County: (352) 563-5655 Marion County: (888) 852-2340 13 wks.: $36.65* 6 mos.: $64.63* 1 year: $116.07* *Subscription price includes a separate charge of .14 per day for transportation cost and applicable state and local sales tax. Call (352) 563-6363 for details. There will be a $1 adjustment for the Thanksgiving edition. 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region to cooperatively develop, recover, store and supply water for county or municipal purposes. There are three water supply authorities within the 16-county district, Withlacoochee in the north end of the district, one covering the Tampa Bay counties and one in the south end. The district and its former basin boards, with their taxing ability, have supplied funding for various authority projects from well-fields to water conservation projects. The three water authorities are charged with planning for and developing cost-efficient, high-quality water supplies for its member governments. The board is made up of appointed members from city councils and county commissions in the district. The authority promotes water conservation programs and in the future plans to develop alternative water sources to augment groundwater supplies to meet the regions long-term needs. The idea for the authorities is for members in the region to work together in a cost-effective way to ensure that region has enough quality water for all users. The authorities generally own or manage facilities to take water from the aquifer or surface water sources to wholesale to their member governments. The Withlacoochee Authority presently has one such facility, the Charles A Black Water Supply Facility in the middle of Citrus County with five wells that can supply 12 million gallons a day. The ultimate purpose of the system is by operating cooperatively and using authority facilities for centralized, wholesale distribution, withdrawals from isolated areas can be integrated, resulting in a regional system framework that meets supply needs and reduces adverse environmental impacts. The two other water authorities to the more urban and populated south have much more supply development infrastructures than Withlacoochee because of the demand levels and limited underground supplies, but longtime Withlacoochee Director Jack Sullivan said as changes occur in growth management and in the organization of water district, such as the demise of the basin boards, he sees the Withlacoochee playing a larger role in water supply matters in the north end of the water district. Members will need to have input with the water district on assistance with projects and funding, he said, and the authority will be the vehicle for it. Sullivan also said he expects to announce his retirement early in the New Year, and said he will be working with the new board to find a new executive director. He said the board has indicated it may want to hire the new director as a contractor rather than as an employee. Jim Hunter can be reached at jimhunter. chronicle@gmail.com. alternatives to what is being proposed. I think it is important we nail this down, so we can move ahead with the plan, Houston said. In September, officials from the Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge and representatives from the architectural firm Watson, Tate, Savory, Liollio presented to the public a plan to develop Three Sisters Springs. The plan has the springs for which the 57-acre preserve is named and Lake Linda as the focal points of a landscaping scheme which attempts to keep the natural beauty of the property while trying to attract visitors to experience the manatees in their natural habitat. The plan includes trails, a road with an entrance from Culter-Spur Boulevard, three parking lots, visitor center, fishing area on Lake Linda and a possible birdwatching nook on the banks of the lake. A 1,300-foot boardwalk and viewing platforms are already being constructed at Three Sisters, which was purchased last year through the marriage of public and private money and efforts. The city of Crystal River and Southwest Florida Water Management District own the property and it is managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). Refuge officials unveiled the boardwalk on National Refuge Day (Oct.22). The water district also has plans to use the southeast corner of the property for a stormwater filtering wetland to help shield the bay and springs from the noxious stormwater runoff from businesses on U.S. 19. In October, Lusk took a group of homeowners on a private tour of the preserve and explained the plan in detail but many in the expressed concerns about everything from the location of a mooring area on Spring Run Canal to the necessity of a manatee-viewing area near the area known as the Gator Hole. Neighbors also had several queries about a proposed kayak landing/dock area in the plan. An open house event is planned from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 10, at the property. Call Ivan Vicente at (352) 563-2088, ext. 211. Chronicle reporter A.B. Sidibe can be reached at (352) 564-2925 or at asidibe @chronicleonline.com. 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Florida Ave., Citrus Springs 352-489-2486 Come and Meet our Newest Team Member ~ Refreshments ~ 0009ZUS A.B. SIDIBE /Chronicle file Crystal River Wildlife Refuge manager Michael Lusk, center, explains plans for Three Sisters Springs preserve during a tour by homeowners in October. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Southwest Florida Water Management District, and the Friends of Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge will host the second public Open House of this manatee season at Three Sisters Springs from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Dec. 10. Informational booths will be available, and guides will offer visitors walking tours of the property. Free water and portable restroom facilities will be available. Because an improved road and parking lot on the property have not yet been constructed, free shuttles to the property will be provided. Shuttles will depart from the southeast corner of the Kings Bay Shopping Plaza parking lot on U.S. 19, just north of the former Sonic fast food diner, beginning at 8 a.m. running every five to 10 minutes, with the last shuttle departing the Plaza at 11:45 a.m. Due to limited on-site parking, only mobility impaired individuals will be allowed to drive to the Three Sisters Springs property in their respective mobility impaired designated vehicles. All other visitors must use the shuttle to Three Sisters Springs. The property does not yet have established trails, so expect rough and uneven walking terrain. However, the shuttle will drop people off only a few yards from where the boardwalk begins. Fishing, swimming, or other access to the springs from the property will not be permitted during the event. For information, call Ivan Vicente, U.S. Fish and Wildlif e Service ,at (352) 563-2088, ext. 211.THREE SISTERS SPRINGS OPEN HOUSE DEC. 10 The idea for the authorities is for members in the region to work together in a cost-effective way to ensure that region has enough quality water for all users. WHAT: The Withlacoo chee Regional Water Supply Authority. WHERE: Suite 228 on the second floor of the Lecanto Government Building. PHONE: (352) 5275795, (352) 527-5796. FAX: (352) 527-5797.


LifeSouth bloodmobile schedule for December. To find a donor center or a blood drive near you, call (352) 527-3061. Donors must be at least 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health to be eligible to donate. A photo ID is also required. The Lecanto branch office is at 1241 S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491), open from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays (7 p.m. Wednesdays), 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. The center will be closed Christmas Day. The Inverness branch is at 301 W. Main St., open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekday, (6:30 p.m. Wednesdays), 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays. Visit www.lifesouth.org. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5, College of Central Florida, 3800 S. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, Citrus County Detention Facility, 2604 W. Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 7, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, Citrus County Solid Waste, 230 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway (State Road 44), Lecanto. 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, Walmart Supercenter, 2461 W. Gulf-toLake Highway, Inverness. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 9, Citrus High School, 600 W. Highlands Blvd., Inverness. Noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, Inverness Elks Lodge 2522, 3580 E. Lemmon Drive, Hernando. 9 a.m. to noon Sunday, Dec. 11, Rock Crusher Road 1st Church of God, 419 N. Rock Crusher Road, Crystal River. 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 11, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12, Withlacoochee Technical Institute, 1201 W. Main St., Inverness. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13, Hollywood Pizza, 455 E. Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, West Citrus Elks Lodge 2693, 7890 W. Grover Cleveland Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15, Citrus Memorial Health System, 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, Citrus Memorial Health System, 502 Highlands Blvd., Inverness. Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, American Legion Post 155, 6585 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River. 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 7:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, First United Methodist Church of Homosassa, 8831 W. Bradshaw St. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 20, Village-Cadillac-Toyota, 2431 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, Big Lots, 146 S.E. U.S. 19, Crystal River. 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, Dec. 22, Forest View, 960 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 23, Walmart, 3826 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 24, Crystal River Mall, 1900 U.S. 19. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 26, Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park, 4150 S. Suncoast Blvd. 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, Cypress Cove Care Center, 700 S.E. Eighth Ave., Crystal River. 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Dec. 27, Walmart, 3826 S Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 28, Bealls, 346 N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River. Noon to 5 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 29, Sumter Electric Cooperative, U.S. 301 and Sumter County Road 471, Sumterville. Noon to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 30, Subway, 6748 Gulf-toLake Highway, Crystal River. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, Walmart Supercenter/New Years Blood Drive, 2461 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness. Suncoast Baptist Church 5310 S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa Springs, has its food pantry open from 8 a.m. to noon the second Wednesday monthly for prebagged food. Free bread is available from 8 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. This is for Homosassa people in need only. Floral City United Methodist Church hosts a free breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesdays in Hilton Hall, 8478 E. Marvin St., across from the elementary school. All are welcome. For more information, call (352) 344-1771. Daystar Life Centers food pantry is open to Citrus County residents from 9 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) at 6751 W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River (across from the Publix shopping center).Applicants will be given an interview for food after a photo ID and Social Security cards for all family members are provided. Call (352) 795-8668. The Hernando Seventhday Adventist Church at 1880 N. Trucks Ave., Hernando, provides food distribution for needy families through its food pantry, open from 10 a.m. to noon the second and fourth Tuesdays monthly. Please have proper photo identification available at the first request for food. For information, call (352) 212-5159. Helping Hands Apostolic Life Outreach willconduct a food distribution from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 13, at the Inglis Community Center, 137 Highway 40 West, Inglis.This is a Levy County distribution and proof ofresidence is required (i.e. drivers license, electric bill, voting card,etc.). There willbe signs on U.S. 19 leading to the event.For more information orto reserve a bag of food, call Keith at (352) 949-1775. Nature Coast Ministries food pantry is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The office is at 999 State Road 44 in Crystal River (next to RaceTrac in the old Skidmore building). Call (352) 563-1860. SOS Ministry food pantry is open from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 439 E. Norvell Bryant Highway (County Road 486), opposite the entrance to Citrus Hills. (Please note change in location.) Call (352) 527-0052 or (352) 746-7161. If new to the program, bring drivers license and Social Security cards for all family members for initial registration. Food is distributed according to family size. St. Annes Anglican Church food pantry opens from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. daily in the administration building. Citrus United Basket (CUB)food pantry isopen to all underserved Citrus County residents from9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday at103Mill Ave, Inverness (east of the new courthouse). Participants must provide proof of income, photo ID and Social Security numbers for each family member. Contact CUB at(352) 344-2242 or cublisa@embarqmail.com. First Baptist Church of Crystal River has its food pantry open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. The church is at 700 N. Citrus Ave., Crystal River. For information, call (352) 795-3367. Our Lady of Fatimas food pantry, at 604 U.S. 41 S., is open from 10 a.m. to2 p.m. Monday to Friday. Proper photo ID, proof of residence and interview are required for assistance to needy residents of Floral City, Hernando and Inverness. Call (352) 726-1707. First United Methodist Church of Inverness Gods Kitchen serves from 11:30 a.m. to noon Mondays in the fellowship hall, 3896 S. Pleasant Grove Road. A bus is available for transportation to the church on Mondays. Call (352) 726-2522. The New Church Without Walls gives free food boxes away at 5 p.m. Mondays at the neighborhood park in Hernando off Railroad Drive where feeding the homeless takes place. Call (352) 344-2425. Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church food pantry is open from 9 to 10 a.m. the third Tuesday monthly at 6 Roosevelt Blvd. Food is distributed on right side of parish office garage area. Parking is available in right parking field next to garage area. Pantry is open to those who truly qualify for this program. No vouchers or financial aid given. Call Anna at (352) 5272381 or the church at (352) 746-2144. Please have proper photo I.D. available at the time of the request for food. For information, call (352) 212-5159. El-Shaddai food ministries brown bag of food distribution takes place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Crystal River Church of God, 2180 W. 12th Ave. Although food is distributed once a week, families are only eligible for food once a month. For information, call (352) 628-9087 or (352) 302-9925. The USDA is an equal-opportunity provider. Citrus County Veterans Coalition operates a Veterans Food Bank for Citrus County veterans and their family members in need. The Veterans Food Bank has moved to its new location, opposite the Disabled American Veterans building at 1039 N. Paul Drive, Inverness. This is the only location authorized to accept or distribute food staples for the CCVC Veterans Food Bank. Food distribution is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. The CCVC Veterans Food Bank will gratefully accept any food staples, which can be dropped off between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call Richard at (352) 400-8952 or Gary at (352) 527-4537 with any questions or emergency food requests. We Care Food Pantry gives out food to needy people. Initial registrations are accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. To qualify for assistance, participants must be a Homosassa or Homosassa Springs resident with identification. For more information and dates for food distributions, call (352) 628-0445. Beverly Hills Community Churchs food pantry, 82 Civic Circle, Beverly Hills,distributes foodfrom 11 a.m. to noon and 6 to 7 p.m. the last Tuesday monthly.To qualify for assistance, you must be aBeverly Hills resident with identification.Call the church office at (352) 746-3620 to make a reservation. There will be an initial registration for each recipient, then you will need to call the office at least a week ahead of time to let us know you require food. The food pantry of First Presbyterian Church of Crystal River is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays. The pantry is open to meet the emergency needs of people in the community. Everyone is invited to participate once a week as needed. Bring a photo ID and the date of birth for each member of your household. The church is at 1501 S.E. U.S.19, north of Sweetbay. Call (352) 795-2259. St. Margarets Episcopal Churchs Feed My Sheep outreach provides a hot lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesdays. The food pantry is open from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays. We are an equal opportunity provider. The pantry is no longer open on Wednesday evenings or Fridays. For information, call (352) 726-3153. Food pantry of Floral City First Baptist Church Emergency Feeding Program is open from 1 to 3 p.m. the third Wednesday monthly. Dunnellon Presbyterian and Holy Faith Episcopal food pantry opens from 9 a.m. to noon Thursdays at 19924 W. Blue Cove Drive, Dunnellon. Calvary Chapel of Inverness Feed the Hungry free lunch is served from noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays in the fellowship hall, 960 S. U.S. 41. Bagged groceries are given from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays. Come enjoy a homecooked meal. Food pantry is open from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesdays. Call (352) 726-1480. Our Fathers Table serves free Saturday lunches from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at St. Annes Anglican Church, one mile west of the Plantation Inn on West Fort Island Trail. Call (352) 795-2176. St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Citrus Springs serves those in need with free boxes of food from its food pantry the third Saturday morning monthly. Call (352) 465-6613 on the preceding Tuesday to sign up for the distribution. Inverness Church of God hosts a soup kitchen the first and third Sunday monthly following the 10:30 a.m. worship service in the Family Life Center. Inverness Church of God is at 416 U.S. 41 S., Inverness. Call (352) 726-4524. Dev Anand, 88 INDIAN FILM STAR NEW DELHI Bollywood star Dev Anand, a charismatic and flamboyant Indian film fixture for more than a halfcentury, has died of a heart attack in London, his family said Sunday. He was 88. Famed for his roles in dozens of movies, including Jewel Thief and Guide, the veteran actor, director and producer was working up to the last minute, with a new script in the works. Anand lived and died on his own terms, his nephew and renowned film director Shekhar Kapur said in a posting on Twitter. He was working one minute. Sat down and smiled. And was gone the next. So much to learn. Anand died of a heart attack Saturday night in a hotel in London, where he had gone recently for a medical checkup, the family said. Indias prime minister joined Indian film stars and officials in lauding Anands achievements and expressing sorrow for his death. Dev Anand was a great artist who entertained generations of cinema lovers over five decades, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said in a statement. He was an embodiment of long passion for acting and filmmaking. I join millions of his fans in mourning his death. Born on Sept. 26, 1923, as the son of a Punjab lawyer, Anand studied English literature and law, eventually moving in his early 20s to Indias film capital of Mumbai, then called Bombay, where he pursued a love of acting. Known for his good looks, melodious voice and success in romantic leads, Anand was considered a superstar within just a few years of his 1946 screen debut in the Hindi-language film Hum Ek Hain. Others in his family followed, with his brothers Chetan and Vijay also winning praise as film producers, screenwriters and directors. Dev Anand also began producing in 1949, and made his directorial debut in 1971 with the popular hippie cult film Hare Rama Hare Krishna. Anands family plans to cremate his body in London on Tuesday or Wednesday. 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Free obituaries, run one day, can include: full name of deceased; age; hometown/state; date of death; place of death; date, time and place of visitation and funeral services. Additional days of publication or reprints due to errors in submitted material are charged at the same rates. Deadline is 3 p.m. for obituaries to appear in the next days edition. Dev Anand Death ELSEWHERE Food PROGRAMS Blood DRIVES CLOTHING GIVEAWAY IN DUNNELLON The members of the Altar & Rosary Society of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Dunnellon will be distributing gently used clothing to families in need on Thursday, Dec. 15, in the church hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The church is on the corner of U.S. 41 and State Road 40 East in Dunnellon. Clothes will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, call (352) 489-5954. SO YOU KNOW Submit information or changes for this feature via email to community@chronicleonline.com or fax to (352) 563-3280, attention Food Programs. 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About 42 percent of firstclass mail is now delivered the following day. An additional 27 percent arrives in two days, about 31 percent in three days and less than 1 percent in four days to five days. Following the change next spring, about 51 percent of all first-class mail is expected to arrive in two days, with most of the remainder delivered in three days. The consolidation of mail processing centers is in addition to the planned closing of about 3,700 local post offices. In all, roughly 100,000 postal employees could be cut as a result of the various closures, resulting in savings of up to $6.5 billion a year. Expressing urgency to reduce costs, Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe said in an interview the agency has to act while waiting for Congress to grant it authority to reduce delivery to five days a week, raise stamp prices and reduce health care and other labor costs. The Postal Service, an independent agency of government, does not receive tax money, but is subject to congressional control on large aspects of its operations. The changes in first-class mail delivery can go into place without permission from Congress. After five years in the red, the post office faces imminent default this month on a $5.5 billion annual payment to the Treasury for retiree health benefits. It is projected to have a record loss of $14.1 billion next year amid steady declines in firstclass mail volume. Donahoe has said the agency must make cuts of $20 billion by 2015 to be profitable. It already has announced a 1-cent increase in firstclass mail to 45 cents beginning Jan. 22. We have a business model that is failing. You cant continue to run red ink and not make changes, Donahoe said. We know our business, and we listen to our customers. Customers are looking for affordable and consistent mail service, and they do not want us to take tax money. Separate bills that have passed House and Senate committees would give the Postal Service more authority and liquidity to stave off immediate bankruptcy. But prospects are somewhat dim for final congressional action on those bills anytime soon, especially if the measures are seen in an election year as promoting layoffs and cuts to neighborhood post offices. Technically, the Postal Service must await an advisory opinion from the independent Postal Regulatory Commission before it can begin closing local post offices and processing centers. But such opinions are nonbinding, and Donahoe is making clear the agency will proceed with reductions once the opinion is released next March. The things I have control over here at the Postal Service, we have to do, he said, describing the cuts as a necessary business decision. If we do nothing, we will have a death spiral. The Postal Service initially announced in September it was studying the possibility of closing the processing centers and published a notice in the Federal Register seeking comments. Within 30 days, the plan elicited nearly 4,400 public comments, mostly in opposition. Among them: Small-town mayors and legislators in states including Illinois, Missouri, Ohio and Pennsylvania cited the economic harm if postal offices were to close, eliminating jobs and reducing service. Small-business owners in many other states also were worried. Its kind of a lifeline, said William C. Snodgrass, who owns a USave Pharmacy in North Platte, Neb., referring to next-day firstclass delivery. His store mails hundreds of prescriptions a week to residents in mostly rural areas of the state that lack local pharmacies. If first-class delivery were lengthened to three days and Saturday mail service also were suspended, a resident might not get a shipment mailed on Wednesday until the following week. A lot of people in these communities are 65 or 70 years old, and transportation is an issue for them, said Snodgrass, who hasnt decided whether he will have to switch to a private carrier such as UPS for one-day delivery. That would mean passing along higher shipping costs to customers. Its impossible for many of my customers to drive 100 miles, especially in the winter, to get the medications they need. ESPN The Magazine and Crain Communications, which prints some 27 trade and consumer publications, said delays to first-class delivery could ruin the value of their news. Their magazines are typically printed at weeks end with mail arrival timed for weekend sports events or the Monday start of the work week. Newspapers, already struggling in the Internet age, also could suffer. No one wants to receive Tuesdays issue, containing news of Mondays events, on Wednesday, said Paul Boyle, a senior vice president of the Newspaper Association of America, which represents nearly 2,000 newspapers in the U.S. and Canada. Especially in rural areas where there might not be broadband access for Internet news, it will hurt the ability of newspapers to reach customers who pretty much rely on the printed newspaper to stay connected to their communities. AT&T, which mails approximately 55 million customer billing statements each month, wants assurances the Postal Service will widely publicize and educate the public about changes to avoid confusion over delivery that might lead to delinquent payments. The company is also concerned that after extensive cuts the Postal Service might realize it cannot meet a relaxed standard of two-tothree day delivery. Other companies standing to lose include Netflix, which offers monthly pricing plans for unlimited DVDs by mail, sent one disc or two at a time. Longer delivery times would mean fewer opportunities to receive discs each month, effectively a price increase. Netflix in recent months has been vigorously promoting its video streaming service as an alternative. DVD by mail may not last forever, but we want it to last as long as possible, Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said this year. Maine Sen. Susan Collins, the top Republican on the Senate committee that oversees the post office, believes the agency is taking the wrong approach. She says service cuts will only push more consumers to online bill payment or private carriers such as UPS or FedEx, leading to lower revenue in the future. Time and time again in the face of more red ink, the Postal Service puts forward ideas that could well accelerate its death spiral, she said, urging passage of a bill that would refund nearly $7 billion the Postal Service overpaid into a federal retirement fund, encourage a restructuring of health benefits and reduce the agencys annual payments into a retiree health account. That measure would postpone a move to five-day-aweek mail delivery for at least two years and require additional layers of review before the agency closed postal branches and mail processing centers. The solution to the Postal Services financial crisis is not easy, but must involve tackling more significant expenses that do not drive customers, Collins said. In the event of a shutdown due to bankruptcy, private companies such as FedEx and UPS could handle a small portion of the material the post office moves, but they do not go everywhere. 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O PINION Page A8 MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011 Do you understand? Do you understand what I am talking about when I say that $4 out of every $10 we spend comes from China? Given some of the spending plans I see at the local, state and national levels, I have to think that most of you dont have a clue, and that includes some very high office holders who should be able to understand it. In fiscal 2012, we will spend $3.7 trillion operating the federal government. Thats a lot of money. Do you have any feel for how much a trillion really is? How many millions are in a trillion? We will take in $2.4 trillion in federal taxes, which leaves us $1.3 trillion. We will raise the $1.3 trillion that we are short by selling our debt in the form of treasury bonds on the open market. Anybody can buy the bonds but China is the largest purchaser of our debt. We could live with this if it was a one-time occurrence, but its not. We are going to be $1.3 trillion short for as far into the future as we can see. Obama and the democratic congress ran up an addition $4 trillion dollars in debt since they took office. No administration in history has ever run up so much debt so fast. Our national debt just hit $15 trillion. There is a school of socialism whose way to power is to destroy the country from within by amassing huge amounts of debt, and thats what you are seeing. How does that affect me, you might be asking? Are you for spending a large sum of money on bicycle paths in Sugarmill Woods to benefit less than a thousand people? Now that you understand that, we will borrow much of that money from China, and probably never be able to pay it back, how can you favor such a gross waste of money? We have thousands of dingbat spending schemes throughout our government and we need to root them out and kill them. Then we need to clean house this fall. Harley Lawrence Homosassa Treat others wellThe time has come to apply all we have learned from the great American democratic experiment. To consider our successes and failures. Then, for the first time in world history, make the dignity of every human being paramount in everything we do. Only then will mankind truly deserve its special place in the universe. John Sossio Dunnellon Focus on students If the Citrus County School Board members really cared about the quality of education and putting our students first, they should be raising the salaries of good teachers, not cutting their pay. We havent read where the board members plan on setting an example by lowering their own salaries or cutting the topheavy bureaucracy. The board also recently stated this years goal is to communicate better with the public, letting us know the good they are doing. How about focusing on improving the education of our future leaders, employees, scientists, teachers, etc. and encouraging their imaginations to better the world, rather than a concern for patting yourselves on the back? Get your priorities right. Patricia and Volker Knees Inverness L et the first word be one of compassion. For anyone who has a loved one missing, Godspeed the day of that persons safe return. Or failing that, Godspeed the bitter satisfaction of knowing his or her fate. To have someone you love vanish is, one imagines, a special kind of hell. That said, let the second word be one of exasperation. Another white woman has turned up missing. And, as predictably happens in such cases, television news has gone into overdrive, CNN, ABC, NBC providing breathless updates of Michelle Parkers disappearance, how she was last seen the day she appeared on The Peoples Court, suing her former fianc, who is now the prime suspect in her alleged kidnapping. This story unfolds in the wake of similar media fixations on Laci Peterson, Elizabeth Smart, JonBenet Ramsey, Jennifer Runaway Bride Wilbanks, Chandra Levy, Lori Hacking, Robyn Gardner, Natalee Holloway, all of them young, female, white, pretty and imperiled. There is, should it need saying, a naked bias in the medias obsession with white women in danger to the exclusion of pretty much every other cohort of the American demographic. If all you had to go by was NBC or CNN, youd never know that more than 335,000 men and boys went missing last year or about 230,000 African-Americans. You will rarely see coverage of them on national news. Nor, for that matter, of older people, or less attractive ones. While the effect of this bias is to deny the worth of anyone who is not a pretty young white woman, a case can be made that it does pretty young white women no favors, either. The driving force of that bias, after all, is a narrative that depicts them as damsels in perpetual distress, helpless little things under constant threat from the harsh vicissitudes of a big, mean world. With apologies to a certain Oscar-winning song, its hard out here for a white woman. Or so TV news routinely suggests. To imply it is somehow more important, more heart-rending, when a young white woman is in danger is, at best, a backhanded compliment. The implication is laced with a certain condescending paternalism that finds echoes throughout history, from assurances that women ought not to trouble their pretty little heads with voting to debates over whether they belong in the workplace. When we recall how white men once routinely lynched black ones who were thought to have cast so much as a stray glance at white women, our attention rivets, rightly, on the victims of the violence. But no one ever notes the corollary injustice: the fact that those white men felt they had an absolute, unquestioned right to police the sexuality of their women. This idea of white women as communal property, hothouse flowers in need of constant, vigilant protection, has taken different forms, then, throughout the years. In 2011, it takes the form of breathless reports on missing white women almost to the exclusion of everyone else. We should all decry this, but no one should do so more loudly than white women. It is, after all, their competence, independence and self-sufficiency that are being tacitly demeaned. Somebody should tell them: a backhanded compliment is just an insult by another name. Write to Leonard Pitts Jr. at 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132 or lpitts@miamiherald.com. Man can certainly keep on lying (and does so) but cannot make truth falsehood. Karl Barths obituary, Dec. 11, 1968 Media coverage does pretty young white women no favors CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE Founded by Albert M. Williamson You may differ with my choice, but not my right to choose. David S. Arthurs publisher emeritus EDITORIAL BOARD Gerry Mulligan .......................................... publisherCharlie Brennan ............................................ editor Neale Brennan ........ promotions/community affairsMike Arnold .......................................... HR directorSandra Frederick ............................ managing editor Curt Ebitz ........................................ citizen member Mac Harris ...................................... citizen member Rebecca Martin ................................ guest member POWER CORRUPTS Senators lie reflects ethics lapse Y ou probably saw the recent news report: In a legal deposition, Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolis admitted he didnt tell a reporter the truth last year when he denied knowledge of a secret settlement for then-state Republican Party president Jim Greer, who was about to lose his job. Haridopolis said he wasnt truthful because he believed the agreement was confidential. This isnt the first time Haridopolis ethical behavior has been called into question. Thats bad enough. But worse, hes not alone in apparently believing a position of power confers special license to bend truth, stretch ethical limits and suspend rules in service to selfish interests. Politicians do it all the time, as we have seen repeatedly, but the private sector isnt immune. Powerful corporate figures also operate with the arrogant assumption that ordinary rules dont apply to them. To all of them we say: Its not OK to lie, and its not OK to use positions of power to accrue special treatment. Taxpayers and voters are disgusted with this behavior from politicians; consumers, stockholders and stakeholders are sick of it from the private, academic and nonprofit sectors, as well. A special word to those who seek office during the upcoming elections: You are putting yourself in the public eye. If you do not have the ability to tell the truth all the time, or the strength to act ethically all the time, maybe you should reconsider. Expect to be scrutinized. Transgressions will be revealed. The bottom line is rules absolutely do apply to those in, or aspiring to be in, positions of power. Holding an office carries the obligation to act in the best interests of your constituents not yourself or your cronies. THE ISSUE: Power does not abrogate ethical responsibilities.OUR OPINION: Our opinion: Its not OK to lie. Ever. OPINIONS INVITED The opinions expressed in Chronicle editorials are the opinions of the newspapers editorial board. Viewpoints depicted in political cartoons, columns or letters do not necessarily represent the opinion of the editorial board. Groups or individuals are invited to express their opinions in a letter to the editor. Persons wishing to address the editorial board, which meets weekly, should call Charlie Brennan at (352) 563-5660. All letters must be signed and include a phone number and hometown, including letters sent via email. Names and hometowns will be printed; phone numbers will not be published or given out. We reserve the right to edit letters for length, libel, fairness and good taste. Letters must be no longer than 350 words, and writers will be limited to three letters per month. SEND LETTERS TO: The Editor, 1624 N. Meadowcrest Blvd., Crystal River, FL 34429. Or, fax to (352) 563-3280 or email to letters@chronicleonline.com LETTERS to the Editor Heading toward HaitiI just wanted to commend the person who called in about their trip down Litter Lane. I have lived in Citrus County my whole life and Ive never seen the roadside litter quite this bad. I just returned from a humanitarian mission to Haiti and the litter problem there is atrocious. We havent quite reached that stage yet. Hopefully, we can avoid that dubious distinction. If you dont think its that bad, then just drive down toward Hernando on (U.S.) 41 or (County Road) 39 or (County Road) 488 from Dunnellon to Crystal River. Please, folks, lets all pitch in, dispose of our trash properly and stop this trend. Reverse this trend, short of being compared to Haiti.Forget MarsWhy are we spending millions, if not billions of dollars to find out if anybodys living on Mars, if theres any water on Mars? And we have thousands, if not millions of people here in this country unemployed and children going to bed hungry every night. Plus the homeless and the veterans what about them? Theyre homeless and they need help and were spending all this money to find out if anybodys on Mars. When are we going to get our act together and stop worrying about stupid things like that and taking care of our country and the people (who) live in it? Gas prices Several people have called Sound Off and written letters to the editor claiming gas has doubled under the Obama administration. Now I dont know where (they found) gas during the Bush administration, but I paid $4 a gallon.Too much litterHear, hear to the person (who) called in about the litter along (U.S.) 41 in Citrus County. Im just returning from a humanitarian mission in Haiti and I drove here from Miami the other day and I must say that Citrus County has the dubious distinction of being the most littered place Ive been to, other than Haiti. If people are proud of that, perfect.Good job Rhetoric, not fact. Thanks to all (at) the Chronicle for picking up on Patrick Roses Sierra Club article. Mike, I wonder if they will print your article in the Sierra Club magazine next month.Where it goesId like to remind all you holiday shoppers that when you spend money, approximately 75 percent of that money goes back to China. THE CHRONICLEinvites you to call Sound Off with your opinions about any subject. You do not need to leave your name, and have less than a minute to record. COMMENTS will be edited for length, libel, personal or political attacks and good taste. Editors will cut libelous material. OPINIONS expressed are purely those of the callers. S OUND OFF CALL 563-0579 Leonard Pitts OTHER VOICES C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE T he United Way of Citrus County is trying to help feed the hungry this year and you can help. If each family in Citrus County contributed $30 (or more), the fundraising organization could meet its goal for 2012. The United Way just gave $50,000 to match a private $50,000 grant to push for the completion of the food pantry in Homosassa Springs. Once completed, this pantry will provide food supplies to 51 nonprofit and church groups in our community that feed the hungry. Do your part and mail a contribution to The United Way, c/o Gerry Mulligan, The Chronicle, 1624 N. 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Iran says it shot down US spy plane TEHRAN, Iran Irans armed forces have shot down an unmanned U.S. spy plane that violated Iranian airspace along the countrys eastern border, the official IRNA news agency reported Sunday. An unidentified military official quoted in the report warned of a strong and crushing response to any violations of the countrys airspace by American drone aircraft. An advanced RQ-170 unmanned American spy plane was shot down by Irans armed forces. It suffered minor damage and is now in possession of Irans armed forces, IRNA quoted the official as saying. No further details were published. The U.S.-led coalition in Afghanistan said in a statement the aircraft may be an American drone that its operators lost contact with last week while it was flying a mission over neighboring western Afghanistan. Associated Press Yang Guang settles into his new home at Edinburgh Zoo, as the two giant pandas the first to live in the UK for almost 20 years arrived Sunday in Scotland. Tian Tian and Yang Guang arrived at Edinburgh Airport at 1 p.m. on a specially-chartered non-stop flight from China. The 8-year-old breeding pair are destined for Edinburgh Zoo, which will be their new home for the next 10 years. Long takes time off from megachurchLITHONIA, Ga. Megachurch leader Bishop Eddie Long announced Sunday hes taking time off to focus on his family after his wife filed for divorce. Longs spokesman, Art Franklin, said the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church leader told his congregation during church services that he will continue to serve as senior pastor at the church in Lithonia just outside Atlanta. But Long said he needs a sabbatical. Longs wife, Vanessa Long, filed a petition for divorce Thursday in DeKalb County Superior Court to end her 21year marriage to the embattled minister. The church sent out a press release Friday morning saying Vanessa Long planned to withdraw her petition, but her attorney said later in the day that she had changed her mind. The split comes more than a year after allegations last year that Eddie Long used his lavish lifestyle and position of spiritual authority to lure four young men into sexual relationships. Eddie Long settled the cases but has never admitted to any wrongdoing. Details of the settlements were not disclosed. New home From wire reports Nation BRIEF World BRIEFS N ATION & W ORLD Page A10 MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE Associated PressBRUSSELS Europes government-debt crisis, which has dragged on for more than two years, is entering a pivotal week, as leaders across the continent converge to prevent a collapse of the euro and a global financial panic that could result. Expectations are rising that Fridays summit of leaders of the 27 countries in the European Union will yield a breakthrough. An agreement on tighter integration of the 17 EU countries that use the euro especially on budget matters would be seen as a crucial first step. That could trigger further emergency aid from the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund or some combination, analysts say. The coming days will decide if the euro will survive or not, Emma Marcegaglia, the head of Italys industrial lobby, Confindustria, said Sunday. French President Nicolas Sarkozy, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi and even U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner will star in a five-day financial drama leading up to the summit. If the summit is a failure, Sarkozy warned last week, the world will not wait for Europe. Sarkozy and Merkel meet in Paris on Monday to unveil a proposal for closer political and economic ties between the 17 euro countries. While the leaders differ on some of the details, their cooperation has been so tight they have come to be known by a single name Merkozy. The two agree overall on the need for tougher, enforceable rules that would prevent governments from spending or borrowing too much and on certain penalties for persistent violators. Where we today have agreements, we need in the future to have legally binding regulations, Merkel said Friday. Merkel wants to change the basic EU treaty to reflect the tougher rules on euro countries and make them enforceable. Even if there is general agreement Friday, actually putting new rules in place through treaty changes could take more than a year. And many economists fear the new rules alone would not be enough to halt the rise in Europes borrowing costs. The hope is a firm expression of intent, however, would reassure the ECB, so it can make stronger efforts in the short term. That would give governments time to get their finances under better control and make economic reforms that would improve growth. The urgency has been heightened in recent weeks as Italy and Spain, the continents thirdand fourthlargest economies, face unsustainable high costs to finance their debts. The yield on 10-year Italian bonds is around 7 percent. Yields above that level forced Ireland, Portugal and Greece to seek bailouts. By comparison, bond yields in Germany, Europes largest and most stable economy, are roughly 2 percent. Pivotal week for Europes leaders Fate of euro could be determined this week at summit Nicolas Sarkozy French president. Angela Merkel German chancellor. Putins party losing support Associated PressMOSCOW Prime Minister Vladimir Putins party was struggling to reach 50 percent in Russias parliamentary election, polls and official results showed Sunday, suggesting Russians were wearying of the man who has dominated Russian politics for more than a decade. Rival parties and election monitors said even this figure was inflated, alleging ballotstuffing and other significant violations at the polls. Many expressed fears the vote count would be manipulated. Putin wanted to see his United Russia party do well in the election as a sign of public support for his return to the presidency in a vote now three months away one that he is still expected to win easily. Putting a positive spin on the disappointing returns, Putin said we can ensure the stable development of the country with this result, but he appeared glum and limited his remarks to two sentences. Despite the setback, he was still expected to win the March presidential election and reclaim the position he held from 2000 to 2008. Putin has systematically destroyed any potential challengers. And most Russians do not see any credible alternatives, despite growing dissatisfaction with his strongman style, pervasive official corruption and the gap between ordinary people and the superrich. United Russia held a twothirds majority in the outgoing State Duma, which allowed it to change the constitution unchallenged. But it is increasingly disliked, seen as representing a corrupt bureaucracy and known to many as the party of crooks and thieves. The Communist Party appeared to be benefiting from the protest vote, with exit polls and the early returns predicting it would get nearly 20 percent, up from less than 12 percent four years ago. United Russia struggles to get 50 percent Valdimir Putin wanted to see his party do well. Associated PressMADEIRA BEACH, Fla. Travis Palladeno, a veteran charter fishing captain on Floridas Gulf Coast, flips through his appointment book and bemoans the blank pages. Restrictions on some of the most popular and tasty sport fish are so strict right now, fewer people want to go out. The limits on such sought-after fish as grouper, red snapper and black sea bass are in place as scientists try to figure out how to restore species they say have been overfished for decades. Charter operators and recreational anglers say the rules are unreasonable and diminish an industry already dinged by higher gas prices, last years BP oil spill and the recession. Three years ago, things were rolling along so well that I was looking at spending $350,000 to have another boat built because my business was great, said Palladeno, who estimated bookings for his 45-foot vessel have been cut in half over the last year. That phone used to ring constantly, and it doesnt anymore. For Florida, where saltwater fishing is a $5.6 billion annual industry and supports an estimated 55,000 jobs, any limit on fishing hurts. But this year has been worse than ever. Fishermen on the states east coast werent allowed to bring in any red snapper for the entire year. On the Gulf side, where gag grouper is king among recreational anglers, the season was open only two months in 2011, with only two per trip allowed. They are among a litany of restrictions the government put in place in federal waters starting 9 miles out all along the southeast Atlantic and Gulf coasts. Most states fall in step with the federal regulations in their waters closer to shore. In Mississippi, where the coastal economy was also hurt by closures of parts of the Gulf to fishing after the oil spill, the restrictions are keeping many of the weekend warriors from putting their boats back in the water, said Ben Bloodworth, a longtime fisherman who lives in the Biloxi area. There is definitely an economic impact there, everything from the bait and tackle, the gas and the beer and food they take out there, said Bloodworth, who publishes a regional fishing magazine. In Florida, there is vast mistrust and bad blood among the recreational fishermen, the government and environmental groups, and the animosity over restrictions has spilled over in loud public meetings in recent years. Anglers constantly complain that what they see out on the water doesnt jibe with the science the federal government uses to close fisheries or limit the catch. Florida has nearly 2,300 miles of tidal shoreline plays host to roughly a quarter of all saltwater anglers in the country every year. According to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, more than 2 million people fished off the states coasts in 2006, the last year for which the agency conducted a study, racking up more than 23 million fishing days. Texas, with around 1.1 million anglers and 15.1 million fishing days, was a distant second. Restricted fishing Tougher rules hit fishermen, industry hard Associated Press Paul Jackson, of St. Petersburg, pulls in a small catch while fishing Nov. 14 off the south pier of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge in St. Petersburg. Tourists are staying away from hiring fishing charters mostly because they cant catch and keep the fish they want. US: Bluefin tuna OK after BP oil spill WASHINGTON Last years BP oil spill probably wont push the troubled bluefin tuna population in the Gulf of Mexico over the edge as some scientists had worried, a federal analysis shows. Of all the potential damage from the 172-million-gallon spill in April 2010, scientists had been most concerned about how the oil spill would harm an already overfished species of large tuna. Thats because about one-fifth of the spawning habitat where the Gulfs baby tuna were living was coated with oil, according to satellite records. Tuna less than a year old are most vulnerable to pollution. An analysis by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, using two different projections from computer models, says that at most, such a spill probably would result in a 4 percent reduction in future spawning of the fish, but probably far less. Bluefish tuna is considered one of the Gulfs signature species. Associated Press Eddie Long


NFL football/ B2 & B3 College football/ B3 Basketball, NHL/ B4 Entertainment/ B5 Puzzles/ B6 Comics/ B7 Classifieds/ B8 Cotto stops Margarito via TKO before a sellout crowd at Madison Square Garden./ B4 Section B MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE SPORTS BRIEFS Nadal rallies for win to give Spain Davis Cup SEVILLE, Spain Rafael Nadal recovered from a terrible start and beat Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina 1-6, 6-4, 6-1, 7-6 (0) Sunday to give Spain its fifth Davis Cup title. Nadal endured his most lopsided set defeat in the competition as Del Potro fired forehand winners at will, with the Spaniard failing to hold his first four serves to trail 1-0, 40-0 by the second game of the second set. But Del Potro started misfiring and Nadal found his rhythm to break back before finally holding serve. Nadal caught Del Potro out with one of 35 winners to take the second set and cruise through the third set on course for the win. Spains players swarmed their teammate after he had dropped to the ground in celebration. Today is one of the most emotional days of my career, said Nadal, a 10-time major champion who won the title for the third time of his career. After such a difficult year, this was a spectacular finale to the season. To win a final this way is very special. Nadal stretched his record on clay to 16-0 as Spain won its third title in four years. Associated Press Former soccer player Socrates poses for pictures May 18 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Associated Press Spains Rafael Nadal celebrates Sunday after beating Juan Martin del Potro and winning the Davis Cup Final for Spain in Seville. Former Brazilian soccer great Socrates diesSAO PAULO Former Brazil great Socrates, the clever playmaker who captained Brazil at the 1982 World Cup, died Sunday. He was 57. Known for his elegant style on the field and his deep involvement with Brazilian politics, Socrates died of septic shock resulting from an intestinal infection, according to a statement by the Albert Einstein hospital. He became a doctor after retiring from football and later became a popular TV commentator and columnist, always with unique and controversial opinions. He never denied his fondness for drinking, from the time he was a player until his final days. With Brazilian club Corinthians, Socrates spearheaded a movement called the Corinthians Democracy, in which players protested long periods of confinement required by the club before matches. It quickly becamea broader protest that coincidedwith Brazils fight to overturn a military regime in the 1980s. Socrates, whose full name is Socrates Brasileiro Sampaio de Souza Vieira de Oliveira, was included in FIFAs list of the best 125 living footballers in the world, a list compiled by countryman Pele. Socrates played 63 matches with the national team, scoring 25 goals. He was known for his great vision on the field. Always clever with the ball on his feet, his trademark move was a back-heel pass, and he set up and scored many goals with it throughout his career.From wire reports Associated PressPlay it again, LSU and Alabama. The Crimson Tide edged out Oklahoma State in the final round of voting and will play the top-ranked Tigers in the BCS national championship game Jan. 9 in New Orleans. Its not exactly a rematch the public was clamoring for at least outside of Southeastern Conference territory. And it certainly will do nothing to quiet the critics of the Bowl Championship Series or the calls for a college football playoff. But like it or not, the BCS has ensured that the SEC home to both schools will run its streak of national championships to six in a row. The Cowboys made a late surge by beating Oklahoma 44-10 on Saturday night, and closed the gap between themselves and Alabama in the polls. But it was not enough to avoid the first title game rematch in the 14-year history of the BCS. The Tigers (13-0) beat the Tide 9-6 in overtime on Nov. 5 in Tuscaloosa. Alabama (11-1) finished second in both the Harris and coaches polls by a wide enough margin to make up for the fact that Oklahoma State was ahead in the computer ratings. The Cowboys (11-1), champions of the Big 12, will play in the Fiesta Bowl. As the power-brokers in college football begin to plot how top-tier bowls Alabama to get another shot at LSU Associated Press Tiger Woods waves his cap Sunday after winning the Chevron World Challenge golf tournament at SherwoodCountry Club in Thousand Oaks, Calif. Associated PressTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. Two years after his life and career came crashing down, Tiger Woods is a winner again. One shot behind with two holes to play, Woods finally looked like the player who dominated golf for so much of his career. He birdied his last two holes Sunday, making a 6-foot putt on the 18th, to win the Chevron World Challenge by one shot over former Masters champion Zach Johnson. Woods closed with a 3under 69, sweeping his arm when the final putt dropped, then slamming down his fist in a celebration that was a long time coming. It had been 749 days and 26 official tournaments since he last won on Nov. 15, 2009, at the Australian Masters, back when he looked as though he would rule golf as long as he played. But he crashed his car into a fire hydrant outside his Florida home on Thanksgiving night, and shocking revelations of extramarital affairs began to emerge, which eventually led to a divorce. Since then, he has changed swing coaches and endured more injuries, missing two majors this summer and missing the cut in another. Now it looks clear Woods is on an upward path. This was his 83rd win worldwide, and the fifth time he has captured the Chevron World Challenge, which he hosts for his foundation. Woods finished at 10-under 278 and donated the $1.2 million to his foundation. After two-year drought, Woods a winner again See WOODS / Page B4 Associated Press The Green Bay Packers Mason Crosby kicks a field goal to defeat the New York Giants 38-35 Sunday in East Rutherford, N.J. Associated Press Alabama running back Eddie Lacy is tackled by LSU linebacker Karnell Hatcher (37) and defensive tackle Josh Downs (77) on Nov. 5 during the first half in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Cowboys rout of Sooners not enough to put them over Crimson Tide in rankings Associated PressEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. The Green Bay Packers are still perfect and heading to the playoffs. Aaron Rodgers engineered a last minute drive to set up a 30-yard field goal by Mason Crosby on the final play and the Green Bay Packers remained undefeated and clinched a playoff berth with a 38-35 victory over the New York Giants Sunday. Rodgers hit three passes of more than 18 yards on the drive in the final 58 seconds as the Super Bowl champion Packers (12-0) won their 18th straight game and handed the Giants (6-6) their fourth straight loss. New York, which was blown out by New Orleans Monday night, tied the game on a 2-yard Eli Manning touchdown pass and a 2-point conversion run by D.J. Ware with just under a minute to play. However, Rodgers, who threw four touchdown passes, wasnt going to settle for overtime after a touchback on the ensuing kickoff. On first down, he completed a pass to Jermichael Finley just over the outstretched hands of rookie linebacker Jacquian Williams and the tight end rumbled 24 yards up the right sideline to the 44. A 24-yard pass to Jordy Nelson down the left sideline moved the ball to the New York 29 and an 18yard pass to Greg Jennings two plays later moved the ball to the 12. Green Bay called time out with 3 seconds to go, and then Crosby delivered his winning kick. The Packers would clinch the NFC North if Detroit lost to New Orleans on Sunday night. For the Giants, everything wasnt terrible. Dallas also lost, leaving New York a game behind the Cowboys with four games to go. The two teams will play twice over that span. Rodgers, who was harassed by Giants front and sacked three times, finished 28 of 46 for 369 yards. He threw touchdown passes of 7 and 13 yards to Donald Driver, 20 to Jennings and 12 to Finley. Linebacker Clay Matthews also returned an interception 38 yards for a score in the second quarter. Manning finished 23 of 40 for 347 Associated Press Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton dives over the Tampa Bay defense on Sunday to score from the 1-yard line during the first quarter in Tampa. Bucs cant stop Newton, drop sixth straight 38-19 Associated PressTAMPA Cam Newtondidnt beat Tampa Bay single-handedly. It just seemed like it. The rookie ran for three more touchdowns to set the NFL singleseason record for rushing TDs by a quarterback, leading the Carolina Panthers to a 38-19 rout of the struggling Buccaneers on Sunday.See BUCS / Page B2 Giants give Packers tightest fight yet See PACKERS / Page B2 See BCS / Page B3


B2 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE NFL F OOTBALL The 2010 Heisman Trophy winner scored the 11th, 12th and 13th TDs of his career on a trio of 1yard runs. He also had a 27-yard reception to set up Jonathan Stewarts firstquarter TD and threw a 19yard TD pass to Legedu Naanee to finish one of Carolinas three scoring drives of 80-plus yards. The Panthers (4-8), who drafted Newton No. 1 overall, doubled their victory total for last season. Tampa Bay (4-8), which played in throwback jerseys and helmets bearing the logo of a winking pirate, has lost six straight and seven of eight following a 3-1 start. The Bucs played without quarterback Josh Freeman, who sat out with an injury to his throwing shoulder. Newton completed 12 of 21 passes for 204 yards and no interceptions. He added 54 yards rushing on 14 carries, teaming with Stewart (14 attempts, 80 yards) to help Carolina gain 163 on the ground. Newton nearly scored on a 27-yard reception after throwing backward to Naanee on the far side of the field and taking a throw-back to the left. yards. He had a 67-yard touchdown pass to Travis Beckum and touchdown tosses of 4 and 2 yards to Nicks. Brandon Jacobs scored on a 1-yard run after a rare interception of Rodgers and Lawrence Tynes kicked two field goals with a 50-yard in the fourth quarter getting New York within 28-27. Rodgers hooked up with Driver on a 7-yard TD with 3:34 to go to push the lead to 35-27. However, Manning hit tight end Jake Ballard on two 15 yard passes and connected with Victor Cruz for 22 yards to set up the game-tying score that New York thought would send the game to OT. Rodgers had other ideas, though, and the Packers continued their run at trying to match Miamis perfect season in 1972. Its not surprising New York gave them a game. The Giants ended the Denver Broncos perfect season at 11 games in 1998 and they knocked off the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl in February 2008 when Tom Brady and company were a game from perfection. Steelers 35, Bengals 7 Cincinnati07007 Pittsburgh0287035 Second Quarter PitMendenhall 3 run (Suisham kick), 12:47. PitMendenhall 5 run (Suisham kick), 10:12. PitWallace 12 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick), 8:33. CinGreen 11 pass from Dalton (Nugent kick), 4:06. PitA.Brown 60 punt return (Suisham kick), 1:16. Third Quarter PitWallace 19 pass from Roethlisberger (Suisham kick), 3:26. A,697. CinPit First downs1322 Total Net Yards232295 Rushes-yards22-10433-136 Passing128159 Punt Returns5-543-65 Kickoff Returns4-1031-16 Interceptions Ret.0-01-0 Comp-Att-Int14-30-115-23-0 Sacked-Yards Lost3-243-17 Punts7-45.35-54.2 Fumbles-Lost1-10-0 Penalties-Yards10-1094-29 Time of Possession27:1632:44 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGCincinnati, Benson 13-52, Scott 5-30, Green 1-15, Dalton 2-6, Gradkowski 1-1. Pittsburgh, Mendenhall 16-60, Redman 8-51, Moore 1-13, A.Brown 1-9, Dwyer 3-8, C.Batch 3-(minus 2), Wallace 1-(minus 3). PASSINGCincinnati, Dalton 11-24-0-135, Gradkowski 3-6-1-17. Pittsburgh, Roethlisberger 15-23-0-176. RECEIVINGCincinnati, Green 6-87, Leonard 4-20, Gresham 3-37, Hawkins 1-8. Pittsburgh, Ward 5-30, Wallace 3-38, A.Brown 2-67, Miller 2-12, Saunders 1-14, Johnson 1-9, Sanders 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALSCincinnati, Nugent 33 (BK). Pittsburgh, Suisham 50 (WR).Broncos 35, Vikings 32Denver70141435 Minnesota51071032 First Quarter MinJ.Allen safety, 12:39. DenHaggan 16 interception return (Prater kick), 5:42. MinFG Longwell 40, 1:24. Second Quarter MinRudolph 19 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick), 3:33. MinFG Longwell 25, :00. Third Quarter DenD.Thomas 21 pass from Tebow (Prater kick), 11:18. MinHarvin 52 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick), 3:12. DenD.Thomas 41 pass from Tebow (Prater kick), 2:48. Fourth Quarter MinHarvin 48 pass from Ponder (Longwell kick), 9:41. DenMcGahee 24 run (Tebow run), 8:52. MinFG Longwell 39, 3:06. DenFG Prater 46, 1:33. DenFG Prater 23, :00. A,939. DenMin First downs1327 Total Net Yards336489 Rushes-yards32-15030-129 Passing186360 Punt Returns3-123-14 Kickoff Returns4-1325-111 Interceptions Ret.2-360-0 Comp-Att-Int10-15-030-48-2 Sacked-Yards Lost2-163-29 Punts6-51.26-49.5 Fumbles-Lost3-21-1 Penalties-Yards8-736-54 Time of Possession22:0937:51 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGDenver, McGahee 20-111, Ball 7-25, Tebow 4-13, Larsen 1-1. Minnesota, Gerhart 21-91, Harvin 5-19, Ponder 1-12, Webb 14, Booker 2-3. PASSINGDenver, Tebow 10-15-0-202. Minnesota, Ponder 29-47-2-381, Webb 1-1-0-8. RECEIVINGDenver, D.Thomas 4-144, Decker 2-25, Ball 2-14, Willis 1-12, Royal 1-7. Minnesota, Harvin 8-156, Gerhart 8-42, Aromashodu 6-90, Shiancoe 4-36, S.Burton 2-38, Rudolph 1-19, Booker 1-8.Chiefs 10, Bears 3 Kansas City073010 Chicago0300 Second Quarter ChiFG Gould 32, 9:44. KCMcCluster 38 pass from Palko (Succop kick), :00. Third Quarter KCFG Succop 21, 6:16. A,973. KCChi First downs1311 Total Net Yards252181 Rushes-yards37-11324-93 Passing13988 Punt Returns5-133-39 Kickoff Returns2-401-23 Interceptions Ret.3-00-0 Comp-Att-Int17-31-011-24-3 Sacked-Yards Lost2-187-45 Punts11-40.67-43.4 Fumbles-Lost2-12-0 Penalties-Yards8-605-35 Time of Possession32:4227:18 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGKansas City, McCluster 9-61, Jones 16-36, Battle 11-15, Palko 1-1. Chicago, Barber 14-44, Bell 4-34, Forte 5-12, Hanie 1-3. PASSINGKansas City, Palko 17-30-0-157, Orton 0-1-0-0. Chicago, Hanie 11-24-3-133. RECEIVINGKansas City, Breaston 5-41, Bowe 4-49, McCluster 4-46, Copper 1-10, Baldwin 1-7, McClain 1-3, Urban 1-1. Chicago, Knox 5-53, Hester 3-35, K.Davis 2-40, Bennett 1-5. MISSED FIELD GOALSChicago, Gould 41 (WL). Patriots 31, Colts 24 Indianapolis0302124 New England31414031 First Quarter NEFG Gostkowski 39, 9:30. Second Quarter IndFG Vinatieri 31, 14:11. NEGronkowski 11 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 2:57. NEGreen-Ellis 1 run (Gostkowski kick), :13. Third Quarter NEGronkowski 21 pass from Brady (Gostkowski kick), 12:16. NEGronkowski 2 run (Gostkowski kick), 4:13. Fourth Quarter IndD.Brown 5 run (Vinatieri kick), 10:24. IndGarcon 33 pass from Orlovsky (Vinatieri kick), 2:12. IndGarcon 12 pass from Orlovsky (Vinatieri kick), :36. A,756. IndNE First downs2624 Total Net Yards437362 Rushes-yards31-9924-73 Passing338289 Punt Returns1-212-19 Kickoff Returns2-342-48 Interceptions Ret.0-01-2 Comp-Att-Int30-37-129-38-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-151-0 Punts3-48.04-46.8 Fumbles-Lost1-11-0 Penalties-Yards5-293-20 Time of Possession35:3924:21 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGIndianapolis, D.Brown 14-41, Addai 13-39, Carter 3-20, Orlovsky 1-(minus 1). New England, Ridley 8-33, Green-Ellis 6-14, Woodhead 4-12, Brady 3-7, Faulk 2-5, Gronkowski 1-2. PASSINGIndianapolis, Orlovsky 30-37-1353. New England, Brady 29-38-0-289. RECEIVINGIndianapolis, Garcon 9-150, Collie 7-70, Wayne 5-55, Tamme 5-49, D.Brown 1-15, Felton 1-7, Hill 1-5, Addai 1-2. New England, Welker 11-110, Hernandez 7-43, Gronkowski 5-64, Branch 3-37, Faulk 1-13, Ochocinco 1-12, Underwood 1-10. Cardinals 19, Cowboys 13 (OT) Dallas010300 13 Arizona30376 19 First Quarter AriFG Feely 48, 4:13. Second Quarter DalFG Bailey 50, 5:50. DalBryant 5 pass from Romo (Bailey kick), 3:09. Third Quarter AriFG Feely 23, 8:18. DalFG Bailey 37, :34. Fourth Quarter AriWells 4 run (Feely kick), 13:08. Overtime AriStephens-Howling 52 pass from Kolb, 11:43. A,180. DalAri First downs2016 Total Net Yards336327 Rushes-yards20-7525-103 Passing261224 Punt Returns3-161-1 Kickoff Returns3-1123-66 Interceptions Ret.0-00-0 Comp-Att-Int28-42-016-25-0 Sacked-Yards Lost5-385-23 Punts5-38.27-50.1 Fumbles-Lost2-00-0 Penalties-Yards7-496-41 Time of Possession33:4229:35 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGDallas, Murray 12-38, Jones 636, Romo 2-1. Arizona, Wells 20-67, Kolb 3-20, Stephens-Howling 2-16. PASSINGDallas, Romo 28-42-0-299. Arizona, Kolb 16-25-0-247. RECEIVINGDallas, Bryant 8-86, Witten 547, Robinson 4-72, Phillips 4-22, Ogletree 3-25, Holley 2-31, Chapas 1-9, Jones 1-7. Arizona, Roberts 6-111, Fitzgerald 4-55, Housler 2-23, Doucet 2-0, Stephens-Howling 1-52, Wells 1-6. MISSED FIELD GOALSDallas, Bailey 53 (WL), 49 (SH). Texans 17, Falcons 10Atlanta037010 Houston370717 First Quarter HouFG Rackers 43, 4:03. Second Quarter HouDreessen 3 pass from Yates (Rackers kick), 10:08. AtlFG Bryant 19, 5:06. Third Quarter AtlWhite 4 pass from Ryan (Bryant kick), 1:46. Fourth Quarter HouFoster 1 run (Rackers kick), 6:05. A,545. AtlHou First downs1820 Total Net Yards337337 Rushes-yards18-7044-162 Passing267175 Punt Returns2-223-10 Kickoff Returns2-473-54 Interceptions Ret.0-02-34 Comp-Att-Int20-47-212-25-0 Sacked-Yards Lost0-03-13 Punts4-50.55-52.8 Fumbles-Lost0-01-1 Penalties-Yards7-435-35 Time of Possession24:5635:04 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGAtlanta, Turner 14-44, Snelling 2-16, Ryan 1-10, Rodgers 1-0. Houston, Foster 31-111, Tate 11-41, Yates 2-10. PASSINGAtlanta, Ryan 20-47-2-267. Houston, Yates 12-25-0-188. RECEIVINGAtlanta, Gonzalez 7-100, Jones 4-68, White 4-51, Douglas 4-43, Rodgers 1-5. Houston, A.Johnson 4-97, Foster 3-41, Daniels 3-35, Walter 1-12, Dreessen 1-3. MISSED FIELD GOALSHouston, Rackers 54 (SH). Jets 34, Redskins 19 N.Y. Jets7332134 Washington760619 First Quarter WasHelu 2 run (Gano kick), 10:21. NYJGreene 1 run (Folk kick), 1:15. Second Quarter WasFG Gano 33, 11:32. NYJFG Folk 45, 3:06. WasFG Gano 23, :19. Third Quarter NYJFG Folk 51, 6:36. Fourth Quarter WasFG Gano 46, 7:52. NYJHolmes 30 pass from Sanchez (Folk kick), 4:49. NYJGreene 9 run (Folk kick), 3:42. WasFG Gano 43, 1:59. NYJGreene 25 run (Folk kick), 1:47. A,121. NYJWas First downs1617 Total Net Yards266304 Rushes-yards30-10123-100 Passing165204 Punt Returns2-142-14 Kickoff Returns6-847-164 Interceptions Ret.1-30-0 Comp-Att-Int19-32-019-46-1 Sacked-Yards Lost0-02-17 Punts5-44.66-37.3 Fumbles-Lost1-13-2 Penalties-Yards6-406-50 Time of Possession32:1227:48 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGN.Y. Jets, Greene 22-88, Kerley 1-6, Tomlinson 1-5, Conner 2-2, Sanchez 3-1, McKnight 1-(minus 1). Washington, Helu 23100. PASSINGN.Y. Jets, Sanchez 19-32-0-165. Washington, Grossman 19-46-1-221. RECEIVINGN.Y. Jets, Holmes 4-58, Burress 3-33, Greene 3-26, Keller 3-12, Tomlinson 1-16, Kerley 1-7, P.Turner 1-6, Mulligan 1-5, McKnight 1-2, Conner 1-0. Washington, Davis 6-99, Moss 5-42, Helu 4-42, Anderson 2-21, Stallworth 1-14, Royster 1-3. MISSED FIELD GOALSN.Y. Jets, Folk 40 (WR). Panthers 38, Buccaneers 19 Carolina14107738 Tampa Bay390719 First Quarter CarNewton 1 run (Mare kick), 11:21. CarStewart 1 run (Mare kick), 5:07. TBFG Barth 50, 1:23. Second Quarter TBFG Barth 47, 10:52. CarNaanee 19 pass from Newton (Mare kick), 7:04. TBFG Barth 46, 4:25. TBFG Barth 44, :58. CarFG Mare 43, :00. Third Quarter CarNewton 1 run (Mare kick), 6:29. Fourth Quarter CarNewton 1 run (Mare kick), 9:48. TBBriscoe 23 pass from J.Johnson (Barth kick), 6:35. A,270. CarTB First downs2615 Total Net Yards385285 Rushes-yards39-16327-78 Passing222207 Punt Returns1-122-42 Kickoff Returns1-173-79 Interceptions Ret.1-90-0 Comp-Att-Int13-22-016-27-1 Sacked-Yards Lost2-92-22 Punts3-38.02-41.0 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards2-209-73 Time of Possession32:4127:19 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGCarolina, Stewart 14-80, Newton 14-54, D.Williams 11-29. Tampa Bay, J.Johnson 5-45, Madu 8-25, Blount 11-19, Lumpkin 2-1, Benn 1-(minus 12). PASSINGCarolina, Newton 12-21-0-204, Naanee 1-1-0-27. Tampa Bay, J.Johnson 16-271-229. RECEIVINGCarolina, LaFell 3-64, Naanee 2-38, Smith 2-32, Stewart 2-19, Newton 1-27, Shockey 1-26, Olsen 1-21, Ajirotutu 1-4. Tampa Bay, Williams 5-93, Winslow 4-41, Benn 3-46, Parker 3-26, Briscoe 1-23. Associated Press Minnesota Vikings Jared Allen loses his helmet Sunday while being blocked by Ryan Clady as Tim Tebow runs during the second half in Minneapolis. Associated PressMINNEAPOLIS Tim Tebow led yet another late rally, passing for a season-best 202 yards and two thirdquarter touchdowns to help the Denver Broncos win their fifth straight game. Matt Prater kicked two field goals in the final 93 seconds for the Broncos (7-5), who moved into a first-place tie in the AFC West with a loss by the Oakland Raiders. Christian Ponder set Minnesotas single-game rookie record with 381 yards passing, including a pair of touchdowns to Percy Harvin, but his sideline throw with 1:33 remaining was intercepted by Andre Goodman to set up the winner. Harvin had a career-high 156 yards for the Vikings (2-10), who lost their fourth in a row. Demaryius Thomas caught four passes for 144 yards and both touchdowns for the Broncos, who raised their record to 6-1 since Tebow took over for Kyle Orton as the starter. Tebow completed 10 of 15 passes.Steelers 35, Bengals 7 PITTSBURGH Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and set a team record for career completions against error-prone Cincinnati. Pittsburgh (9-3) swept the season series from Cincinnati (7-5) for the second straight year behind a 28-point explosion in the second quarter fueled by Roethlisberger, running back Rashard Mendenhall and a 60-yard punt return for a score by Antonio Brown. Mendenhall and wide receiver Mike Wallace scored two touchdowns for the Steelers, who won for the seventh time in their last eight games. Cincinnati rookie quarterback Andy Dalton threw for 124 yards and a touchdown to A.J. Green but the Bengals couldnt overcome two turnovers and a handful of special team gaffes to all but end their hopes of winning the AFC North.Cardinals 19, Cowboys 13 (OT)GLENDALE, Ariz. LaRod StephensHowling caught a short pass from Kevin Kolb and zipped 52 yards for a touchdown in overtime, snapping the Cowboys four-game winning streak. It marked the third time since 2008 that the Cowboys have lost in Arizona in excruciating fashion. Stephens-Howling dodged a host of would-be Cowboys tacklers to scamper in with the score. Kolb completed 16 of 25 for 247 yards in his first game in five weeks. Tony Romo was 28 for 42 for 299 yards for the Cowboys. Dan Bailey missed a 49-yard field goal at the end of regulation that would have won it for Dallas. He also missed a 53yarder. The rookie kicker came into the game with one miss all season. Texans 17, Falcons 10HOUSTON Rookie T.J. Yates threw a touchdown pass in his first NFL start, Arian Foster rushed for 111 yards and Houston overcame another hamstring injury to Andre Johnson. The Texans (9-3) have won a franchiserecord six straight games, a remarkable feat considering theyre down to their thirdstring quarterback and have played the bulk of their streak without their star receiver. Johnson left in the third quarter after hurting his left hamstring. He injured his right hamstring in Week 4 and sat out six games. The Falcons (7-5) sputtered offensively much of the day and lost for the second time in seven games. Houstons topranked defense knocked down two Matt Ryan passes in the end zone in the closing seconds. 49ers 26, Rams 0 SAN FRANCISCO Frank Gore ran San Francisco right into the playoffs, becoming the 49ers career rushing leader in a shutout that wrapped up the franchises first NFC West crown and postseason berth since 2002. Alex Smith threw second-half touchdowns of 52 and 56 yards to Michael Crabtree and Kyle Williams and David Akers kicked four field goals for San Francisco (10-2) as coach Jim Harbaugh joined George Seifert (1989) and Steve Mariucci (1997) as the only rookie coaches in 49ers history to win the division. The only downer came when star linebacker Patrick Willis left the game in the first half with a right hamstring injury. Rams quarterback A.J. Feeley struggled in place of injured starter Sam Bradford for the reeling Rams (2-10). Patriots 31, Colts 24 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Rob Gronkowski caught two touchdown passes then scored on a lateral and New England withstood a fourth-quarter rally to keep Indianapolis winless. Trailing 31-3, the Colts rallied with a touchdown run by Donald Brown and two scoring passes from Dan Orlovsky to Pierre Garcon, the last a 40-yarder with 36 seconds to go. But Deion Branch recovered the onside kick and Tom Brady took a knee on the final play. The Patriots (9-3) posted their fourth straight win. The Colts (0-12) must beat Baltimore, Tennessee, Houstonor Jacksonville to avoid a winless season. Dolphins 34, Raiders 14 MIAMI Reggie Bush rushed for 100 yards and a touchdown and Miami won for the fourth time in the past five games. Matt Moore had a hand in two TDs for Miami, and Kevin Burnett returned an interception 34 yards for a score. The surge by the Dolphins (4-8) comes after they lost their first seven games. In the past five games theyve outscored opponents 139-54, with the lone loss a onepoint defeat at Dallas on Thanksgiving. For the Raiders (7-5), who began the day leading the AFC West, the drubbing ended a three-game winning streak. They fell to 6-25 in regular-season games in the Eastern time zone since December 2002. Titans 23, Bills 17ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. Chris Johnson rushed for 153 yards and two touchdowns as Tennessee remained in the playoff chase. Johnson scored on runs of 48 and 4 yards to match his season touchdown total. It was his third 100-yard rushing game in four outings. Rob Bironas did the rest, hitting three field goals, including a 44-yarder midway through the fourth quarter to put the Titans (7-5) ahead 23-10. C.J. Spiller had a career-best 83 yards rushing and a touchdown for the Bills (57), who continue to spiral out of playoff contention after losing their fifth straight. Stevie Johnson made the game close with a 2-yard touchdown catch with 2:58 left. Chiefs 10, Bears 3 CHICAGO Tyler Palko shook off two miserable starts and threw for 157 yards and a touchdown even though he was briefly lifted for Kyle Orton. Orton came on to start the second quarter and immediately left the game with an injured finger on his right hand. Palko connected with Dexter McCluster on a wild 38-yard pass to end the first half on a ball that got deflected by Brian Urlacher and Chris Conte, giving the Chiefs a 7-3 lead and their first touchdown in three games. Kansas City (5-7) got a 21-yard field goal from Ryan Succop in the third quarter, and Jon McGraw intercepted struggling backup Caleb Hanie in the end zone in the fourth. The Chiefs also recorded seven sacks three by Justin Houston. Chicago (7-5) played most of the game without running back Matt Forter, who injured his right knee. Jets 34, Redskins 19 LANDOVER, Md. Mark Sanchez hit Santonio Holmes for a 30-yard touchdown pass with 4:49 to play, and Shonn Greene added a pair of insurance scores. It was Sanchezs 10th career fourthquarter comeback or overtime victory, and his second in as many weeks. The win improves the Jets to 7-5 and keeps them in the hunt for an AFC playoff berth. New York played another mistake-filled game and had only 168 total yards after three quarters. They trailed 16-13 after Washingtons Graham Gano made his third field goal with 7:52 remaining. The Redskins fell to 4-8. They have lost seven of eight. Ravens 24, Browns 10CLEVELAND Ray Rice rushed for a career-high 204 yards, breaking loose on a game-changing 67-yarder in the third quarter, and the Ravens kept pace with Pittsburgh atop the AFC North. Rice and Ricky Williams had short touchdown runs and Lardarius Webb returned a punt 68 yards for a TD for the Ravens (9-3), who toyed with the Browns (4-8). Baltimore racked up 290 yards rushing. The Ravens turned to Rice on a blustery, rainy day, when Joe Flacco had trouble throwing and kicker Billy Cundiff missed a pair of field goal attempts. Cleveland lost for the fifth time in six games, and the Browns have just three days to prepare for the Steelers. With the Ravens leading 10-3 in the third, Rice got loose on his longest run as a pro. PACKERSContinued from Page B1 BUCS Continued from Page B1


F OOTBALL C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 B3 Bowls roll in; Gators headed to Jville AMERICAN CONFERENCE East WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv New England930.7503622475-1-04-2-07-2-02-1-03-1-0 N.Y. Jets750.5832902605-1-02-4-05-5-02-0-04-2-0 Buffalo570.4172783044-2-01-5-03-5-02-2-01-3-0 Miami480.3332462203-3-01-5-03-6-01-2-01-2-0 South WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Houston930.7503101895-1-04-2-07-2-02-1-05-0-0 Tennessee750.5832492294-2-03-3-05-4-02-1-01-2-0 Jacksonville380.2731382002-3-01-5-03-6-00-2-02-2-0 Indianapolis0120.0001743580-6-00-6-00-8-00-4-00-3-0 North WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Baltimore930.7502961926-0-03-3-06-2-03-1-04-0-0 Pittsburgh930.7502681955-1-04-2-07-3-02-0-02-2-0 Cincinnati750.5832662503-2-04-3-06-4-01-1-02-3-0 Cleveland480.3331752403-4-01-4-03-6-01-2-00-3-0 West WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayAFCNFCDiv Denver750.5832562922-3-05-2-06-3-01-2-03-2-0 Oakland750.5832743083-3-04-2-05-5-02-0-02-2-0 Kansas City570.4171632682-4-03-3-03-6-02-1-02-2-0 San Diego470.3642492753-3-01-4-03-5-01-2-02-3-0NATIONAL CONFERENCEEast WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv Dallas750.5832832445-1-02-4-05-3-02-2-02-1-0 N.Y. Giants660.5002873153-3-03-3-03-6-03-0-01-2-0 Philadelphia480.3332712821-5-03-3-04-6-00-2-03-1-0 Washington480.3332022562-4-02-4-04-5-00-3-01-4-0 South WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv New Orleans830.7273622525-0-03-3-05-3-03-0-03-1-0 Atlanta750.5832692444-2-03-3-05-4-02-1-01-3-0 Carolina480.3332903242-4-02-4-02-7-02-1-01-2-0 Tampa Bay480.3332183293-4-01-4-03-6-01-2-02-2-0 North WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv x-Green Bay12001.0004202625-0-07-0-010-0-02-0-04-0-0 Detroit740.6363162463-3-04-1-05-4-02-0-02-2-0 Chicago750.5832912425-2-02-3-06-3-01-2-02-2-0 Minnesota2100.1672463301-5-01-5-02-6-00-4-00-4-0 West WLTPctPFPAHomeAwayNFCAFCDiv y-San Francisco1020.8332881616-1-04-1-08-1-02-1-03-0-0 Seattle570.4172162463-3-02-4-04-4-01-3-02-1-0 Arizona570.4172322693-2-02-5-05-5-00-2-02-2-0 St. Louis2100.1671402961-5-01-5-01-9-01-1-00-4-0 x-clinched playoff spot y-clinched division Thursdays Game Seattle 31, Philadelphia 14 Sundays Games Kansas City 10, Chicago 3 Houston 17, Atlanta 10 Denver 35, Minnesota 32 Carolina 38, Tampa Bay 19 Pittsburgh 35, Cincinnati 7 N.Y. Jets 34, Washington 19 Miami 34, Oakland 14 Tennessee 23, Buffalo 17 New England 31, Indianapolis 24 Baltimore 24, Cleveland 10 San Francisco 26, St. Louis 0 Arizona 19, Dallas 13, OT Green Bay 38, N.Y. Giants 35 Detroit at New Orleans, late. Mondays Game San Diego at Jacksonville, 8:30 p.m. BCS Standings List Final HarrisUSA TodayComputer BCS RkPtsPctRkPtsPctRkPctAvgPv 1. LSU128751.0000114751.000011.0001.00001 2. Alabama227230.9471213990.94853.9300.94192 3. Oklahoma St.326540.9231313670.92682.9500.93333 4. Stanford425040.8710412860.8719t5.8000.84764 5. Oregon523720.8250512320.83538.7100.79019 6. Arkansas721630.7523711120.7539t5.8000.76878 7. Boise St.622360.7777611280.76479.6800.74087 8. Kansas St.1017330.6028108780.59534.8500.682711 9. South Carolina918330.637699710.658310.6700.655312 10. Wisconsin820600.7165810850.735614.4600.637415 11. Virginia Tech1114980.5210118350.566113.4700.51905 12. Baylor1612280.4271165990.406111.6600.497717 13. Michigan1214470.5033127890.534915.4000.479416 14. Oklahoma199330.3245194370.29637.7600.460310 15. Clemson1413510.4699146570.445416.3500.421820 16. Georgia1810950.3809185380.364712.4900.411914 17. Michigan St.1314280.4967137350.498321.1700.388313 18. TCU1512450.4330156310.427817.3000.386918 19. Houston1711320.3937175420.367518.2900.35046 20. Nebraska207170.2494204020.272519.2600.260619 21. Southern Miss217110.2473213660.248125.0800.191824 22. Penn St.233830.1332231890.128124.1300.130521 23. West Virginia225220.1816222780.188529.0000.123323 24. Texas3460.00213410.000719.2600.087622 25. Auburn31150.0052--0.000021.1700.0584NR will be set up in the future, the 2011 season is once more exposing the flaws in the current system. Oklahoma State and Alabama, two teams with perfectly good arguments to play for a national championship, wound up fighting over one spot, with subjective voters and mysterious computer ratings the formulas of which are not even publicly known doing the choosing. Alabama, with the nations No. 1 defense, won out and will play for its second BCS crown in three years. Oklahoma State, with one of the most potent offenses in the country, gets its first BCS appearance. A rematch between LSU and Alabama in the title game seemed almost a foregone conclusion heading into conference championship weekend. But with Alabama idle, Oklahoma State made one last, dramatic statement against the Sooners on Saturday night in Stillwater. And the Cowboys had an impressive resume, beating three teams ranked in the final BCS top 15. Alabama had only one such victory. So instead of Sunday being a coronation there was drama and another BCS controversy. Working in Alabamas favor was its dominance all of the Tides victories have been by at least 16 points and the fact that no other team has challenged LSU this season. The last time a national title was decided by a rematch of a regularseason game was 1996, when Florida State beat Florida in its final regularseason game then drew the Gators again in the Sugar Bowl. Steve Spurriers Gators beat Bobby Bowdens Seminoles 52-20 to win the national championship. Bowden wasnt happy to face Florida again. If its somebody you beat, you dont want to play them, Bowden said Sunday in a phone interview. The team that won, its just hard to get your boys as inspired as the other team can get inspired. Yet as far as a rematch this year, Bowden said both teams can make a good case, and hes not opposed to giving Alabama a second chance. If thats the way it shapes up thats OK, he said. You got to get the best two teams in the country playing for the national championship. Remember, of course, that Bowden was born in Birmingham, Ala. Packers 38, Giants 35 Green Bay714710 N.Y. Giants107711 First Quarter NYGBeckum 67 pass from Manning (Tynes kick), 13:24. GBFinley 12 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 5:06. NYGFG Tynes 38, 2:00. Second Quarter GBMatthews 38 interception return (Crosby kick), 14:50. NYGJacobs 1 run (Tynes kick), 6:44. GBDriver 13 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 1:10. Third Quarter GBG.Jennings 20 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 9:50. NYGNicks 4 pass from Manning (Tynes kick), 6:30. Fourth Quarter NYGFG Tynes 50, 10:53. GBDriver 7 pass from Rodgers (Crosby kick), 3:34. NYGNicks 2 pass from Manning (Ware run), :58. GBFG Crosby 30, :00. A,634. GBNYG First downs2924 Total Net Yards449447 Rushes-yards28-8920-100 Passing360347 Punt Returns2-60-0 Kickoff Returns3-765-125 Interceptions Ret.1-381-9 Comp-Att-Int28-47-123-40-1 Sacked-Yards Lost2-91-0 Punts5-44.24-44.3 Fumbles-Lost0-01-1 Penalties-Yards4-306-55 Time of Possession33:0326:57 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGGreen Bay, Rodgers 4-32, Grant 13-29, Saine 6-16, Kuhn 2-7, Starks 3-5. N.Y. Giants, Jacobs 8-59, Bradshaw 11-38, Ware 13. PASSINGGreen Bay, Rodgers 28-46-1369, Cobb 0-1-0-0. N.Y. Giants, Manning 23-401-347. RECEIVINGGreen Bay, G.Jennings 7-94, Finley 6-87, Nelson 4-94, Driver 4-34, Saine 429, Grant 1-17, Crabtree 1-7, Quarless 1-7. N.Y. Giants, Cruz 7-119, Nicks 7-88, Ballard 3-47, Bradshaw 2-9, Ware 2-8, Beckum 1-67, Barden 1-9. MISSED FIELD GOALSGreen Bay, Crosby 43 (WR). Dolphins 34, Raiders 14 Oakland0001414 Miami6721034 First Quarter MiaFG Carpenter 48, 10:11. MiaFG Carpenter 33, 1:30. Second Quarter MiaBess 12 pass from Mat.Moore (Carpenter kick), 8:24. Third Quarter MiaBush 1 run (Carpenter kick), 13:56. MiaMat.Moore 6 run (Carpenter kick), 5:01. MiaBurnett 34 interception return (Carpenter kick), 4:41. Fourth Quarter OakHoushmandzadeh 40 pass from Palmer (Janikowski kick), 7:51. OakHeyward-Bey 3 pass from Palmer (Janikowski kick), 3:26. A,225. OakMia First downs1823 Total Net Yards304362 Rushes-yards14-4644-209 Passing258153 Punt Returns1-113-28 Kickoff Returns0-01-77 Interceptions Ret.0-01-34 Comp-Att-Int20-41-113-25-0 Sacked-Yards Lost2-151-9 Punts8-46.54-55.5 Fumbles-Lost0-00-0 Penalties-Yards10-918-79 Time of Possession21:4038:20 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGOakland, Bush 10-18, Murphy 216, Reece 1-10, Palmer 1-2. Miami, Bush 22100, Thomas 13-73, Mat.Moore 5-22, Hilliard 3-10, Gates 1-4. PASSINGOakland, Palmer 20-41-1-273. Miami, Mat.Moore 13-25-0-162. RECEIVINGOakland, Schilens 6-89, Myers 3-33, Bush 3-27, Heyward-Bey 3-23, Murphy 2-15, Houshmandzadeh 1-40, Reece 1-38, Boss 1-8. Miami, Fasano 4-66, Marshall 4-60, Bess 4-27, Hartline 1-9. 49ers 26, Rams 0 St. Louis00000 San Francisco3610726 First Quarter SFFG Akers 36, 4:54. Second Quarter SFFG Akers 19, 8:39. SFFG Akers 28, 1:41. Third Quarter SFCrabtree 52 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 11:14. SFFG Akers 34, 5:41. Fourth Quarter SFK.Williams 56 pass from Ale.Smith (Akers kick), 12:42. A,732. StLSF First downs1018 Total Net Yards157389 Rushes-yards23-3134-144 Passing126245 Punt Returns0-03-19 Kickoff Returns3-661-31 Interceptions Ret.0-01-13 Comp-Att-Int12-22-117-25-0 Sacked-Yards Lost4-304-29 Punts8-39.65-45.2 Fumbles-Lost1-11-0 Penalties-Yards5-358-72 Time of Possession23:5636:04 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGSt. Louis, Norwood 11-19, S.Jackson 10-19, B.Miller 1-(minus 1), Pettis 1(minus 6). San Francisco, Gore 21-73, K.Williams 1-25, Ginn Jr. 1-16, Walker 1-14, Ale.Smith 2-10, Hunter 5-4, Dixon 3-2. PASSINGSt. Louis, Feeley 12-22-1-156. San Francisco, Ale.Smith 17-23-0-274, Kaepernick 0-2-0-0. RECEIVINGSt. Louis, B.Gibson 4-42, Pettis 3-33, Lloyd 1-34, B.Miller 1-18, S.Jackson 111, Alexander 1-10, N.Miller 1-8. San Francisco, V.Davis 5-32, Crabtree 4-96, Ginn Jr. 4-56, K.Williams 2-66, Hunter 2-24. Ravens 24, Browns 10Baltimore0107724 Cleveland003710 Second Quarter BalRice 6 run (Cundiff kick), 13:17. BalFG Cundiff 21, :13. Third Quarter CleFG Dawson 21, 5:55. BalR.Williams 1 run (Cundiff kick), 4:56. Fourth Quarter BalWebb 68 punt return (Cundiff kick), 6:58. CleMoore 22 pass from McCoy (Dawson kick), 4:22. A,648. BalCle First downs2413 Total Net Yards448233 Rushes-yards55-29017-59 Passing158174 Punt Returns2-721-9 Kickoff Returns2-344-95 Interceptions Ret.1-320-0 Comp-Att-Int10-23-018-36-1 Sacked-Yards Lost1-03-22 Punts3-36.08-39.6 Fumbles-Lost1-10-0 Penalties-Yards4-183-37 Time of Possession37:3422:26 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGBaltimore, Rice 29-204, R.Williams 16-76, Leach 4-12, Taylor 1-2, Flacco 4-(minus 1), T.Smith 1-(minus 3). Cleveland, Hillis 12-45, McCoy 4-12, Ogbonnaya 1-2. PASSINGBaltimore, Flacco 10-23-0-158. Cleveland, McCoy 17-35-1-192, Wallace 1-1-0-4. RECEIVINGBaltimore, Dickson 3-47, Boldin 2-32, Rice 2-10, T.Smith 1-32, Pitta 1-26, Leach 1-11. Cleveland, Ogbonnaya 5-28, Watson 3-34, Norwood 3-29, Little 3-18, Moore 228, Hillis 1-52, Massaquoi 1-7. MISSED FIELD GOALSBaltimore, Cundiff 34 (WR), 41 (WR). Titans 23, Bills 17Tennessee1073323 Buffalo730717 First Quarter TenFG Bironas 48, 12:27. BufSpiller 35 run (Rayner kick), 7:17. TenJohnson 48 run (Bironas kick), 5:50. Second Quarter TenJohnson 4 run (Bironas kick), 13:48. BufFG Rayner 27, 6:46. Third Quarter TenFG Bironas 27, 6:45. Fourth Quarter TenFG Bironas 44, 8:55. BufSt.Johnson 2 pass from Fitzpatrick (Rayner kick), 2:58. A,463. TenBuf First downs1818 Total Net Yards317379 Rushes-yards31-18723-97 Passing130282 Punt Returns3-722-10 Kickoff Returns1-211-12 Interceptions Ret.0-00-0 Comp-Att-Int16-25-029-46-0 Sacked-Yards Lost1-101-6 Punts5-47.84-48.5 Fumbles-Lost1-03-2 Penalties-Yards3-202-15 Time of Possession28:1431:46 INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHINGTennessee, Johnson 23-153, Ringer 5-21, Hall 2-14, Hasselbeck 1-(minus 1). Buffalo, Spiller 14-83, Choice 5-20, Fitzpatrick 4-(minus 6). PASSINGTennessee, Hasselbeck 16-25-0140. Buffalo, Fitzpatrick 29-46-0-288. RECEIVINGTennessee, Williams 4-62, Washington 4-40, Hall 2-12, L.Hawkins 2-9, Ringer 2-(minus 8), Graham 1-21, Johnson 1-4. Buffalo, B.Smith 7-72, St.Johnson 5-52, Chandler 3-48, Nelson 3-34, Spiller 3-19, L.Smith 311, Caussin 2-16, Roosevelt 1-25, Choice 1-7, McIntyre 1-4. BCS Continued from Page B1 Associated PressSTILLWATER, Okla. Joseph Randle ran for 151 yards and two touchdowns, Richetti Jones returned a fumble for a score and Oklahoma State throttled Oklahoma to win the Big 12 championship and make its case to play for a national title. The Cowboys (11-1, 8-1 Big 12) snapped an eightgame losing streak in the Bedlam rivalry and won their first outright conference title since 1948 in the three-team Missouri Valley. Oklahoma States defense, badmouthed much of the season while giving up big yardage but leading the nation in takeaways, forced the Sooners into five turnovers four of them by quarterback Landry Jones. Fans started chanting LS-U! midway through the fourth quarter with the victory well in hand, then stormed the field when it was over.No. 21 Clemson 38, No. 5 Virginia Tech 10CHARLOTTE, N.C. Tajh Boyd threw three touchdown passes and ran for another as Clemson routed Virginia Tech to win its first Atlantic Coast Conference championship in 20 years. The Tigers (10-3) clinched their first Orange Bowl berth since 1981, the year they won their only national championship. Clemson wont be playing for a national title this season, but the victory was still sweet considering theyd lost three of four games to close the regular season. Clemson scored three touchdowns on five plays in a span of 4:24 in the third quarter to break open a 10-10 tie at halftime. Clemson became the only team to beat Virginia Tech (112) twice in the same season. The Tigers beat the Hokies 233 in Blacksburg, Va., on Oct. 1.No. 15 Wisconsin 42, No. 11 Michigan St. 39 INDIANAPOLIS Montee Ball ran for three touchdowns including the decisive 7-yard score with 3:45 to go, leading Wisconsin to victory in the inaugural Big Ten championship game. Wisconsin (11-2) is now headed to its second straight Rose Bowl. Ball ran 27 times for 137 yards and caught a TD pass, giving him 38 touchdowns this season. Thats one short of Barry Sanders single-season record. Russell Wilson was 17 of 24 for 187 yards with three TDs and no interceptions. He set a new NCAA record with a TD pass in his 37th straight game. Texas Techs Graham Harrell had the previous mark of 36. The Big Tens first championship game made the idea of a conference title tilt seem like a good one. Michigan State (10-3) rallied from a 21-7 first-quarter deficit to take a 29-21 halftime lead and still led 39-34 after Dan Conways 25-yard field midway through the fourth quarter. But Wilson and Ball answered with a score and a 2point conversion. Associated Press Oklahoma State linebacker Tyler Johnson, right, tackles Oklahoma wide receiver Trey Franks Saturday in the second quarter in Stillwater, Okla. Cowboys dismantle Sooners Associated PressJACKSONVILLE, Fla. Urban Meyers former and future teams will play in the Gator Bowl. Florida (6-6) and Ohio State (6-6) have been chosen to meet in the Jan. 2 game in Jacksonville, a marquee matchup between once-proud programs that slipped significantly this season. Meyers hiring earlier in the week in Columbus makes the game even more intriguing. Meyer won two national titles in six years with the Gators. He left Gainesville after last season, citing health concerns and a desire to spend more time with his family, and became a college football analyst for ESPN. He walked away from the network last weekend and was officially introduced Monday. Interim coach Luke Fickell, who took over when Jim Tressel was forced out for breaking NCAA rules, will lead the Buckeyes through the bowl. Source: Penn State to Ticket City BowlSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that No. 24 Penn State will face No. 20 Houston in the Ticket City Bowl on Jan. 2. The person requested anonymity because there was no authorization to release the matchup before the official announcement later Sunday. The Nittany Lions (9-3) finished tied with Wisconsin for first in the Big Ten Leaders Division. But the program is in turmoil after former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was charged last month with sexually abusing eight boys over a 15-year span. In the aftermath of Sanduskys arrest, Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno was fired. The Ticket City Bowl, played at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, had the seventh selection out of bowls with Big Ten tie-ins, after the BCS games. Houston (12-1) lost in the Conference USA championship on Saturday.NIU, Arkansas St. in GoDaddy.com BowlMOBILE, Ala. Arkansas State will face Northern Illinois in the GoDaddy.com Bowl in a matchup of conference champions with star quarterbacks. Bowl officials announced Sunday that Mid-American Conference champion Northern Illinois accepted an invitation for the contest played Jan. 8, the eve of the national title game. Sun Belt Conference champion Arkansas State was set as the other participant on Nov. 19. Both teams have won 10 games. The Huskies claimed a 23-20 comefrom-behind victory over Ohio University Friday night to earn their first MAC championship in 28 years. Arkansas State ended its regular season with a 45-14 victory over Troy to secure the outright league title. A&M, Northwestern in Meineke Car Care BowlHOUSTON Texas A&M will play its final game before leaving the Big 12 against Northwestern in the Meineke Car Care Bowl. The bowl announced the matchup Sunday night. The game is Dec. 31. Texas A&M (6-6) is joining the Southeastern Conference next season. Aggies coach Mike Sherman was fired Thursday night. Tim DeRuyter is the interim coach. Northwestern (6-6) had its four-game winning streak snapped by Michigan State in its final Big Ten game of the season.Rutgers to face Iowa State in Pinstripe Bowl NEW YORK Rutgers will play Iowa State in the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on Dec. 30. Its the first meeting between the Scarlet Knights of the Big East and the Cyclones from the Big 12. Rutgers (8-4) is back in the postseason for the sixth time in seven years. The Scarlet Knights had their streak of five straight bowl appearances snapped last season. They finished tied for fourth in the Big East. The Cyclones (6-6) have made only one bowl appearance since 2006.


C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE On the AIRWAVES TODAYS SPORTS COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. (ESPN2) St. Johns at Detroit Mercy. NFL FOOTBALL 8:30 p.m. (ESPN) San Diego Chargers at Jacksonville Jaguars. GOLF 3:30 p.m. (GOLF) 2011 PGA Tour Q-School, Final Round. NHL HOCKEY 7:30 p.m. (FSNFL) Washington Capitals at Florida Panthers. 7:30 p.m. (SUN) Tampa Bay Lightning at Ottawa Senators. 8 p.m. (VERSUS) Phoenix Coyotes at Chicago Blackhawks. SOCCER 12 p.m. (FSNFL) English Premier League Soccer Aston Villa vs. Manchester United. (Taped) 2:55 p.m. (ESPN2) English Premier League Soccer Fulham vs. Liverpool. HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL 12 p.m. (SUN) Girls Florida Class 5A Tournament, Final: Merritt Island vs. Gulf Breeze. (Taped) MISCELLANEOUS 9 p.m. (ESPN2) 2011 World Series of Poker Final Table. (Taped) Prep CALENDAR TODAYS PREP SPORTS GIRLS SOCCER 7:30 p.m. Lecanto at Gainesville BOYS BASKETBALL 7 p.m. Citrus at South Sumter GIRLS WEIGHTLIFTING 4 p.m. Lecanto at Nature Coast NHL standings EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Pittsburgh271674368566 N.Y. Rangers231553336951 Philadelphia251573338873 New Jersey2512121256272 N.Y. Islanders248115215278 Northeast Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Boston241671338551 Toronto2614102308385 Buffalo2614111297269 Ottawa2612113277989 Montreal2711115276769 Southeast Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Florida261484327365 Washington2513111277579 Winnipeg2611114267582 Tampa Bay2511122246780 Carolina288164206694 WESTERN CONFERENCE Central Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Chicago271683359084 Detroit251681337556 St. Louis261493316358 Nashville2612104286871 Columbus267163176288 Northwest Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Minnesota261673356457 Vancouver2514101297866 Edmonton2713113297671 Colorado2713131277578 Calgary2511122245967 Pacific Division GPWLOTPtsGFGA Dallas2615101316972 Los Angeles261394306058 San Jose231481296756 Phoenix251393296762 Anaheim257135195781 NOTE: Two points for a win, one point for overtime loss. Sundays Games Colorado 4, Detroit 2 Minnesota 4, Anaheim, 3 Calgary at Vancouver, late. Mondays Games Toronto at N.Y. Rangers, 7 p.m. Boston at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Tampa Bay at Ottawa, 7:30 p.m. Washington at Florida, 7:30 p.m. Phoenix at Chicago, 8 p.m. Chevron World Challenge Scores Sunday at Sherwood Country Club, Thousand Oaks, Calif. Yardage: 7,023 yards. Par 72. Purse: $5 million Final Round Tiger Woods, $1,200,00069-67-73-69 Zach Johnson, $650,00073-67-68-71 Paul Casey, $400,00079-68-67-69 Matt Kuchar, $262,50072-67-74-71 Hunter Mahan, 4262,50072-68-73-71 Jim Fuyrk, $196,25071-74-73-69 Martin Laird, $196,25077-74-66-70 Rickie Fowler, $196,25071-70-75-71 Bubba Watson, $196,25075-70-70-72 Bo Van Pelt, $177,50074-72-71-71 Gary Woodland, $177,50073-70-70-75 K.J. Choi, $170,00066-73-72-78 Webb Simpson, $162,50073-79-68-70 Bill Haas, $162,50078-69-69-74 Jason Day, $155,00074-68-77-72 Steve Stricker, $150,00069-76-73-74 Keegan Bradley, $145,00076-75-74-73 Nick Watney, $140,00071-78-73-77 UBS Hong Kong Open Leading Scores Sunday at Hong Kong Golf Club, Hong Kong. Purse: $2.75 million. Yardage: 6,730. Par: 70. Final R. McIlroy, Northern Ireland64-69-70-65 Gregory Havret, France70-69-66-65 Peter Hanson, Sweden68-68-65-70 P. Junhasavasdikul, Thai.70-65-67-70 Ian Poulter, England71-68-67-66 Richie Ramsay, Scotland68-66-72-66 K. Aphibarnrat, Thailand68-69-70-66 Alvaro Quiros, Spain64-69-67-73 Y.E. Yang, South Korea68-69-65-71 Nedbank Golf Challenge Scores Sunday at Gary Player Country Club, Sun City, South Africa. Purse: $5 million. Yardage: 7,590. Par: 72. Final Lee Westwood, England68-70-62-73 Robert Karlsson, Sweden69-69-69-68 Jason Dufner, United States70-68-70-69 G. McDowell, N. Ireland70-67-70-70 Kyung-tae Kim, S. Korea70-70-70-70 C. Schwartzel, South Africa68-74-68-72 Luke Donald, England70-71-70-72 Martin Kaymer, Germany70-68-70-76 Simon Dyson, England70-70-75-72 Anders Hansen, Denmark72-69-77-70 Francesco Molinari, Italy72-77-73-73 D. Clarke, Northern Ireland74-69-76-78 BMW New Zealand Open Scores Sunday at Clearwater Golf Club Christchurch, New Zealand Purse: $400,000. Yardage: 7,125. Par: 72. a-amateur Final Round (x-won on first hole of playoff) x-Brad Kennedy, Australia68-71-68-74 Craig Parry, Australia70-69-73-69 Josh Geary, New Zealand71-68-71-72 Rohan Blizard, Australia72-69-71-71 Leigh Deagan, Australia72-73-69-70 Nicholas Cullen, Australia70-71-72-71 Brent McCullough, Australia74-70-72-69 Adam Crawford, Australia74-69-69-73 M. Pearce, New Zealand70-73-72-71 Steve Jones, Australia73-71-71-71 Terry Pilkadaris, Australia74-68-69-75 Jin Jeong, Australia73-69-75-70 James Carr, Australia73-71-73-70 D. Holloway, New Zealand69-71-76-71 Mitchell Brown, Australia72-74-72-70 Andrew Evans, Australia71-74-69-74 Leigh McKechnie, Australia69-71-75-74 Brett Rankin, Australia76-70-73-71 Andrew Tschudin, Australia75-70-73-72 Carl Brooking, New Zealand72-72-73-74 Peter OMalley, Australia72-73-71-75 Josh Younger, Australia72-78-73-69 Daniel Fox, Australia75-73-73-71 a-J. Higginbottom, Australia72-68-76-76 Brad Shilton, New Zealand78-71-73-71 Peter Cooke, Australia75-75-71-72 Marcus Cain, Australia73-72-75-73 Brad McIntosh, Australia78-66-75-74 Jamie Arnold, Australia77-69-73-74 David Smail, New Zealand77-68-71-77 PGA Tour Qualifying Scores Sunday n-Jack Nicklaus Course (Host Course), 7,204 yards, Par 72 s-PGA West Stadium Course, 7,300 yards, Par 72 La Quinta, Calif. Purse: $1,057,500 Fifth Round Marco Dawson73s-68n-67s-67n-68s Stephen Gangluff72s-72n-64n-71s-67s Harris English68s-67n-72s-70n-70s Brendon Todd71s-68n-69s-71n-68s Jarrod Lyle68n-72s-68s-73n-68s Brian Harman69s-71n-67s-74n-68s Vaughn Taylor65n-72s-69s-73n-70s Will Claxton64n-70s-69s-70n-76s Edward Loar67n-73s-73s-70n-67s Charlie Beljan70n-73s-66s-73n-68s Tommy Biershenk70s-70n-68s-73n-69s Seung-yul Noh69n-72s-64s-72n-73s Scott Parel71n-72s-71s-70n-67s Jeff Maggert66s-72n-72s-75n-66s D. Summerhays64s-73n-72s-74n-68s Matt Jones67n-68s-70s-78n-68s Alexandre Rocha67n-70s-75s-70n-69s Bobby Gates67s-70n-68s-73n-73s LGPA Final Qualifying Tournament Scores Sunday at LPGA International, Daytona Beach, Fla. Champions Course: 6,389 yards, par-72 Legends Course: 6,468 yards, par-72 a-amateur Final Junthima Gulyanamitta71-73-70-68-68 Christine Song66-70-70-72-74 Jennie Lee71-71-69-73-72 Dori Carter74-71-71-73-68 Karlin Beck71-72-74-71-69 Jodi Ewart70-73-74-70-70 Sandra Changkija73-72-72-73-70 Maude-Aimee Leblanc75-71-71-71-72 Rebecca Lee-Bentham73-76-75-72-67 Meredith Duncan76-70-72-75-70 Minea Blomqvist70-75-73-75-70 Cydney Clanton72-76-70-74-71 Angela Oh70-75-72-74-72 a-Stephanie Kono67-71-75-75-75 a-Victoria Tanco74-74-74-73-69 Ayaka Kaneko79-71-76-67-71 Tanya Dergal71-80-71-71-71 Hannah Yun76-74-71-72-71 Elisa Serramia72-75-76-68-73 Womens Top 25 Fared Sunday 1. Baylor (8-0) beat Minnesota 89-60. Next: vs. Milwaukee, Thursday. 2. UConn (7-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 4 Texas A&M, Tuesday. 3. Notre Dame (7-1) beat Creighton 76-48. Next: vs. Marquette, Wednesday. 4. Texas A&M (6-1) lost to No. 13 Purdue 6051. Next: at No. 2 UConn, Tuesday. 5. Stanford (6-1) beat Fresno State 93-59. Next: vs. Princeton, Saturday. 6. Maryland (9-0) beat American U. 76-42. Next: vs. Delaware State, Thursday. 7. Duke (6-1) beat Pittsburgh 92-43. Next: at No. 12 Kentucky, Thursday. 8. Tennessee (4-2) beat No. 21 Texas 73-57. Next: vs. No. 22 DePaul, Sunday. 9. Miami (6-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 11 Rutgers, Monday. 10. Louisville (7-2) lost to No. 12 Kentucky 7454. Next: vs. Gardner-Webb, Saturday. 11. Rutgers (8-0) did not play. Next: at No. 9 Miami, Monday. 12. Kentucky (8-0) beat No. 10 Louisville 7454. Next: vs. No. 7 Duke, Thursday. 13. Purdue (7-1) beat No. 4 Texas A&M 6051. Next: vs. No. 3 Notre Dame, Saturday. 14. North Carolina (5-1) did not play. Next: vs. Lipscomb, Wednesday. 15. Georgia (7-1) beat Georgia Tech 75-68. Next: at Mercer, Tuesday. 16. Penn State (6-2) did not play. Next: vs. Virginia Tech, Tuesday. 17. Ohio State (7-0) beat No. 18 Oklahoma 69-63. Next: vs. Canisius, Saturday. 18. Oklahoma (3-2) lost to No. 17 Ohio State 69-63. Next: at Fresno State, Thursday. 19. Texas Tech (7-0) did not play. Next: vs. Texas-Arlington, Wednesday. 20. Georgetown (7-2) beat Rider 58-51. Next: at Pittsburgh, Wednesday. 21. Texas (5-2) lost to No. 8 Tennessee 7357. Next: vs. Michigan State, Saturday. 22. DePaul (6-1) did not play. Next: vs. St. Johns, Wednesday. 23. Green Bay (7-0) beat Northern Iowa 7567. Next: at Toledo, Thursday. 24. Delaware (6-0) beat William & Mary 7357. Next: vs. Yale, Monday. 25. Vanderbilt (9-0) beat High Point 70-54. Next: at UT-Martin, Wednesday. Sundays Sports Transactions BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLESNamed Lee Thomas special assistant to the executive vice president of baseball operations and Fred Ferreira executive director of international recruiting. HOCKEY National Hockey League BOSTON BRUINSRecalled F Jordan Caron and D Steven Kampfer from Providence (AHL). MONTREAL CANADIENSAssigned F Aaron Palushaj to Hamilton (AHL). PHOENIX COYOTESRecalled D Chris Summers from Portland (AHL) on an emergency basis. Central Hockey League BLOOMINGTON BLAZESigned F Jordy Trottier and F Jerry Pollastrone. LAREDO BUCKSPlaced D John Kearns, F Todd Griffith and F Jason Reese on waivers. Signed D Kyle Sibley. COLLEGE ARIZONAAnnounced freshman mens basketball F Sidiki Johnson is leaving the school. CLEMSONAgreed to terms with offensive coordinator Chad Morris on a contract extension. COLORADO STATEFired football coach Steve Fairchild. FRESNO STATEFired football coach Pat Hill. PITTSBURGHAnnounced the resignations of co-offensive coordinator Calvin Magee, tight ends coach Tony Dews and secondary coach Tony Gibson. UABNamed Garrick McGee football coach.B4 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 S COREBOARD Florida LOTTERY Here are the winning numbers selected Sunday in the Florida Lottery: CASH 3 (early) 9 7 7 CASH 3 (late) 4 0 8 PLAY 4 (early) 1 5 8 9 PLAY 4 (late) 2 8 2 6 FANTASY 5 4 7 13 24 33 Associated PressNEW YORK Fueled by an exuberant crowd, Miguel Cotto targeted the eye. Cotto unloaded so many punishing uppercuts and head shots to Antonio Margarito, the Mexican stars right eye was sealed shut. A crowd of 21,239 at Madison Square Garden gasped then roared for Cotto to continue as the squeamish scene flashed on the big screen. Cotto finished the job in front of his fellow flag-waving Puerto Ricans and retained his title, battering Margarito over nine lopsided rounds before winning a TKO decision amid confusion in the corner before they came out for the 10th on Saturday night. Three years after he took a knee in defeat, Cotto fought his heart out in the rematch. Cotto (37-2-0) earned a punishing measure of payback for his loss to Margarito three years ago. With the New York crowd going wild for Cotto, the Puerto Rican champ was never seriously threatened and retained his 154-pound title, shuttering Margaritos right eye to cause the stoppage. Cotto stared down Margarito in his corner after the bout was stopped. Just to look at him and taste my victory on him, Cotto said. He means nothing to me. Im here with all my crowd and all my people. He means nothing to me. Margarito beat Cotto in July 2008, only to later have his career and reputation tarnished when he used illegal hand wraps before a loss to Shane Mosley. Margarito didnt box again for more than a year. He needed surgery to repair a fractured orbital bone following a loss to Manny Pacquiao and considered retirement. The New York State Athletic Commission didnt license Margarito until Nov. 22 after ordering another examination of his eye. Cotto believed Margarito also used illegal hand wraps in their first fight and claimed he had the photos to prove it. Cotto said he noticed something strange, something weird in their first fight. His face swelled up in ways it shouldnt have. My face now is a lot different than last time, a smiling Cotto said. Margarito looked different, too and it wasnt just the cornrows. His eye needed 12 stitches. Margarito never wanted to quit. His corner barked at ringside doctors and begged for one more round, insisting Margarito could still go. Doctors saw it another way. Cotto took quick aim at the eye, and by the third round it was already closing. By the seventh, it was swollen shut. Margarito fought on, hoping for one brutal blow that could change the fight. Half blind, he never had a chance. Ring doctor Anthony Curreri stopped the fight after 3 seconds ticked off in the 10th round. The fighters never met in the center of the ring. Associated Press Miguel Cotto, of Puerto Rico, punches Antonio Margarito, of Mexico, on Saturday during the eighth round of an WBA World Junior Middleweight Championship match. Cotto defeated Margarito with a TKO decision amid confusion in the corner before they came out for the 10th round. Cotto pummels Margaritos eye en route to 10th-round TKO The win moved him from No. 52 to No. 21 in the world ranking, and likely will send expectations soaring for 2012. Woods will not play again until starting his year in Abu Dhabi at the end of January. Asked if the emotion was joyous, satisfying or simply relief, Woods smiled and said, It just feels awesome whatever it is. He had a worthy adversary in Johnson, who had a one-shot lead going into the final round and trailed for only three holes. Johnson tied Woods with a birdie on the par-5 13th, made an unlikely par on the 14th by chipping from the bottom of the green, and appeared to seize control by holing a 12foot birdie putt on the 16th hole. Johnson thought his birdie putt on the 17th was good all the way until it burned the edge of the cup. Woods, running out of time, drained his birdie putt to force a tie and send the tournament to the 18th. Woods also was tied on the 18th at Sherwood a year ago and stuffed his approach into 3 feet. Graeme McDowell holed a 20-foot putt to force a playoff, and beat Woods on the first extra hole. Johnson, however, missed his birdie putt from 15 feet, leaving the stage to Woods. He hasnt been in these situations much over the last two years, but this one, finally, had a familiar ending. Johnson closed with a 71 and still took home $650,000 for the holidays. Paul Casey, who opened with a 79, had his third straight round in the 60s to finish alone in third at 5 under. Tiger can have a long career, Casey said when he finished. We might look back in another 10 years and actually forget about the last couple of years. WOODS Continued from Page B1 Baylor rolls; Cal, UNLV upset Associated PressEVANSTON, Ill. Quincy Acy and Pierre Jackson both scored 16 points and No. 7 Baylor remained unbeaten with a 69-41 victory over Northwestern on Sunday. Four players scored in double figures for the Bears (7-0). Jackson scored 14 points in the first half, while Perry Jones III added 12 and Brady Haslip 11. Acy had six blocks to lead a dominant performance in the paint on both ends of the court. Baylor outscored Northwestern 46-12 in the lane and hit 25 of 30 shots from inside the 3-point line. Drew Crawford had 15 points to lead Northwestern (7-1). Baylor was the highestranked nonconference opponent the Wildcats have played at Welsh-Ryan Arena since Dec. 2, 1989, a 103-77 loss to No. 7 Duke. Wichita State 89, No. 18 UNLV 70WICHITA, Kan. Joe Ragland had eight 3-pointers, one off the school record, and finished with 31 points for Wichita State. Ragland entered the game with five 3-pointers this season. Carl Hall added 17 points for the Shockers (5-2). Chace Stanback had 16 points for UNLV (8-1), which handed then-No. 1 North Carolina its first loss of the season on Nov. 26. Mike Moser added 12 points and seven rebounds for the Runnin Rebels. UNLV went without a field for nearly 8 minutes late in the first half. With the score 18-all, a 3 by Ragland started a 9-0 run. Ragland had three more 3pointers after that, making him 5 of 5 from the arc in the half as Wichita State took a 47-32 lead. San Diego State 64, No. 24 California 63SAN DIEGO Chase Tapley scored 25 points, including two free throws with 8.6 seconds left, and San Diego State beat California for the second straight season. Tapley came up huge with his offense and defense down the stretch for the Aztecs (8-2), whose last six wins have been by four points or fewer. Tapley had a rebound with 20 seconds left and fed Jamaal Franklin, who was fouled and made both shots for a 62-58 lead. Cals Jorge Gutierrez made a layup with 9.2 seconds left before Tapley was fouled and hit both free throws to give the Aztecs a four-point lead. Allen Crabbe of the Bears (6-2) made a 3-pointer with 2.1 seconds for the final margin. The Aztecs made 9 of 10 free throws in the final 2:21. Tapley had 10 of SDSUs final 21 points. Associated Press Detroit Red Wings goalie Ty Conklin blocks a shot Sunday against the Colorado Avalanche during the second period in Denver. Associated PressDENVER Ryan OReilly had two goals, Semyon Varlamov made 27 saves and Colorado beat Detroit to end the Red Wings winning streak at seven games. Paul Stastny and T.J. Galiardi also scored, and Gabriel Landeskog added two assists to help Colorado win its third straight. Henrik Zetterberg and Johan Franzen scored for Detroit, and Ty Conklin made 31 saves. Galiardi got the winner while Colorado killed off Ryan Wilsons minor penalty. Landeskog carried the puck into the Detroit zone, dropped it to the trailing Galiardi and he beat Conklin with a slap shot from the top of the circle with 10:38 left. It was Colorados fourth short-handed goal of the season. Detroit pulled Conklin for an extra skater with a minute left and OReilly scored into the empty net with 34 seconds left.Wild 4, Ducks 3ANAHEIM, Calif. Nick Johnson scored the go-ahead goal with 5:31 left in the third period, and Casey Wellman and Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored 32 seconds apart in the second period, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks 5-3 on Sunday night. The victory put the Wild atop the overall NHL standings with 37 points under rookie coach Mike Yeo. They are off to their best start in the franchises 11year history. Colorado snaps Detroits streak


Associated Press 2011 Kennedy Center Honors recipient, saxophonist and composer Sonny Rollins, left, sits next to fellow honoree, actress Meryl Streep, as she reacts to comments from President Barack Obama, not pictured, during a reception Sunday for the recipients of the 2011 Kennedy Center Honors in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Today is Monday, Dec. 5, the 339th day of 2011. There are 26 days left in the year. Todays Highlight: On Dec. 5, 1933, national Prohibition came to an end as Utah became the 36th state to ratify the 21st Amendment to the Constitution, repealing the 18th Amendment. On this date: In 1776, the first scholastic fraternity in America, Phi Beta Kappa, was organized at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va. In 1791, composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart died in Vienna, Austria, at age 35. In 1792, George Washington was re-elected president; John Adams was re-elected vice president. In 1848, President James K. Polk triggered the Gold Rush of by confirming that gold had been discovered in California. In 1932, German physicist Albert Einstein was granted a visa, making it possible for him to travel to the United States. In 1955, the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations merged to form the AFL-CIO under its first president, George Meany. Ten years ago: Three Green Berets and six Afghan allies were killed by an errant U.S. bomb in Afghanistan. Five years ago: New York became the first city in the nation to ban artery-clogging trans fats at restaurants. One year ago: On the eve of talks with six world powers, Iran announced it had produced its first batch of locally mined uranium ore for enrichment. Todays Birthdays: Singer Little Richard is 79. Author Joan Didion is 77. Author Calvin Trillin is 76. Musician J.J. Cale is 73. Opera singer Jose Carreras is 65. College Football Hall of Famer Jim Plunkett is 64. World Golf Hall of Famer Lanny Wadkins is 62. Pro Football Hall of Famer Art Monk is 54. Country singer Ty England is 48. Country singer Gary Allan is 44. Comedian-actress Margaret Cho is 43. Writer-director Morgan J. Freeman is 42. Actress Alex Kapp Horner is 42. Thought for Today: Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see. Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher (1788-1860). Former Miss USA Fakih arrested HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. A lawyer for exMiss USA Rima Fakih says police in the Detroit enclave of Highland Park arrested his client on a drunken driving charge. Doraid Elder tells the Detroit Free Pressthat Fakih is very saddened and very apologetic for the situation that she is in right now. Elder says police arrested Fakih early Saturday. The 26-year-old Fakih was born in Lebanon. She was raised in New York and moved to Michigan in 2003. Her family lives in the Detroit suburb of Dearborn. She won the Miss USA Pageant in May 2010. Her reign ended June 19, 2011. She was the first Miss Michigan to win the title since 1993 and the first Arab American winner ever.Keillor rethinking his retirement SIOUX CITY, Iowa Garrison Keillor says hes reconsidering thoughts about retirement. The host of public radios A Prairie Home Companion told theSioux City Journal this week he thought about quitting the show, but it panicked him and led to him rethinking the whole brilliant idea. He said the show is going well and he loves doing it, so why quit. In March, Keillor had said in an interview for the AARP Bulletin that he planned to retire in the spring of 2013, but would have to find his replacement first. Keillors spokesman, David ONeill confirmed the report to the Star Tribune of Minneapolis, saying Keillor doesnt have any specific plans to retire and is still enjoying doing the show.Twilight stays on top for third week LOS ANGELES The latest Twilight movie cast the longest shadow with $16.9 million for a third-straight No. 1 finish during one of the years slowest weekends at the box office. Business was dismal, with box-office tracker Hollywood.com estimating Sunday that domestic revenues totaled just $82 million. That puts it barely ahead of Hollywoods worst haul of the year, when revenues were $81.5 million over the second weekend in September. Once studios release final numbers Monday, this past weekend could come in as the worst of the year if revenues finish even lower. The first weekend of December often presents a lull in between big Thanksgiving holiday releases and the onslaught of year-end blockbusters that arrive a bit later. But this big a slowdown is surprising given theres quality stuff out there among the top-10 films, particularly family fare such as The Muppets, Hugo and Arthur Christmas. Associated PressWASHINGTON President Barack Obama, in lauding the actors, musicians and others receiving Kennedy Center Honors Sunday night, also was looking for advice. Everybody likes him, Obama said of Yo-Yo Ma, one of the several artists honored. Youve got to give me some tips. Obama noted the cellist has appeared on Sesame Street and said, I thought about asking him to go talk to Congress. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton also joined in the celebration while home for less than 36 hours between diplomatic travels. Between her historic visit to Myanmar and a trip to Germany to discuss Afghanistans future, Clinton hosted a dinner Saturday for some big names from Broadway, jazz, pop, classical music and Hollywood. Ma, Barbara Cook, Neil Diamond, Sonny Rollins and Meryl Streep also were saluted by Obama and their fellow artists with tribute performances at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. After visiting the isolated Southeast Asian country also known as Burma, Clinton said such U.S. artists have worldwide influence by using their freedom of creativity and expression. You may not know it, but somewhere in a little tiny room in Burma or even in North Korea, someone is desperately trying to hear you or to see you, to experience you, Clinton told the crowd. And if they are lucky enough to make that connection, it can literally change lives and countries. Entertainers who have gathered for the event include Stephen Colbert, Kevin Kline, Tracey Ullman, Anne Hathaway and others. A surprise lineup of stars will perform as part of the nations highest honor for those who have defined American culture through the arts. CBS will broadcast the show on Dec. 27. Obama said each was receiving an award, not for a single performance but a lifetime of greatness. Just to be clear, this doesnt mean that theyre over the hill. Drawing one of the loudest laughs of the evening, Obama made passing reference to Diamonds s-era wardrobe, saying, Now, his shirts arent as flashy as they used to be. I notice youre buttoned up all the way to the top. Diamond said its a great coincidence that his work is being honored in a show hosted by Caroline Kennedy. The song Sweet Caroline is a story about he and his former wife, but the name is Kennedys, he said on the red carpet. Im going to have to thank her for that, he said. Obama said all the honorees felt the need to express themselves and share it. Thats why we dance, even if, as Michelle says, I look silly doing it, he added to laughter. In a toast to Streep on Saturday night at the State Department, writer Nora Ephron warned Clinton that the person who would someday play her on screen is the same woman who played Julia Child in Julie and Julia and British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in the upcoming The Iron Lady. Streep stood up for a better look at the nations top diplomat. Its inevitable, Ephron told Clinton, drawing big laughs. You met her tonight, and Im sure you thought she was charming, but she was just soaking you up. Streep, 62, has made more than 45 movies and won two Oscars in a career spanning Shakespeare to ABBA with the movie Mamma Mia! For her part, Streep said she is in awe of the accolades. Look where we are, look whos here, Streep told The Associated Press. Its overwhelming. I feel very proud. While in Washington, she has also met with women in Congress to push for a National Womens History Museum because, as youll notice, we dont have one, Streep said. Emily Blunt, a co-star from The Devil Wears Prada, said Streep is unique for her devotion to her characters, taking on parts of their personas. Its funny, I feel like when we were doing The Devil Wears Prada, she definitely adopted a certain cool on set, sort of remained very much in this reserved territory, Blunt said. And then when my husband John (Krasinski) worked with her, she was playing a very vivacious, gregarious character, so she was just a ball of fun. Lionel Richie told the AP he got into the music business because he wanted to be Diamond. Hes a great storyteller, Richie said, as with the hit single America. Hes not an acrobatic singer. Basically, he told the story in a very simple voice. Spotlight on PEOPLE Page B5 MONDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2011 Entertaining honors C ITRUS C OUNTY C HRONICLE Todays Birthday: Compensation previously denied you for past works could finally start flowing into your coffers in the year ahead. Chances are this will include payment that you thought totally non-collectable and had written off. Sagittarius (Nov. 23-Dec. 21) Its one of those unusual days when you could effortlessly get the recognition to which youre entitled; it could include a material reward as well as applause. Capicorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) It pays to be a go-getter in any situation where there is something meaningful at stake. Assertiveness will bring you the desirable results you want and deserve. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 19) Appreciate the fact that you do have the power and necessary wherewithal to alter to your liking conditions that arent going your way. Enhance your advantages whenever you can. Pisces (Feb. 20-March 20) Instead of attempting to do everything on your own, work in conjunction with others whenever you can. More goals can be achieved through the power of numbers than through solo efforts. Aries (March 21-April 19) Instead of waiting to be told what to do, you should take the initiative and do what you think best. You have a good eye for seeing what needs to be knocked off first in order to make your job easier. Taurus (April 20-May 20) When someone in whom youre interested starts looking your way, turn on the charm and do your best to be appealing. The impression you make will be a lasting one. Gemini (May 21-June 20) Working on an assignment where there is plenty of room for reconstruction, be it of a product, method or system, can give you tremendous gratification. Making needed improvements will come easily. Cancer (June 21-July 22) Plenty of surprises may be in store for you concerning your one-on-one relationships. Those who usually arent too friendly will bend over backward to help you. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) A hobby or a sideline in which youre interested has much greater potential for acceptance by the public than you may anticipate. Check out some ways to cash in on what you have to offer. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) There is a presence about you that adds spark and luster to the social gatherings you choose to grace with your presence. Your charming personality isnt likely to go unnoticed. Libra (Sept. 23-Oct. 23) Because you tend to look out for the welfare of others without being asked, Lady Luck is inclined to favor you in return. It pays to have a considerate attitude. Scorpio (Oct. 24-Nov. 22) For whatever reason, better communication between you and a valued friend is possible, so if you need to tell your pal something without fear of misunderstanding, its the day to do it. Todays HOROSCOPE From wire reports Florida LOTTERIES Today in HISTORY SATURDAY, DEC. 3 Powerball: 5 18 33 43 45 Powerball: 8 5-of-5 PBNo winner 5-of-53 winners$200,000 2 Florida winners Lotto: 21 27 39 48 49 53 6-of-6No winner 5-of-639$5,420 4-of-62,312$85 3-of-648,186$5.50 Fantasy 5: 13 19 21 24 30 5-of-54 winners$70,615.90 4-of-5385$118 3-of-511,430 $11 FRIDAY, DEC. 2 Mega Money: 6 13 21 34 Mega Ball: 2 4-of-4 MBNo winner 4-of-43$2,586 3-of-4 MB60$283 3-of-41,025$49.50 2-of-4 MB1,349$26 1-of-4 MB11,562$3 2-of-431,170$2 Fantasy 5: 1 2 8 13 26 5-of-54 winners$60,833.39 4-of-5389$100.50 3-of-511,620 $9 INSIDE THE NUMBERS To verify the accuracy of winning lottery numbers, players should double-check the numbers printed above with numbers officially posted by the Florida Lottery. Go to www.flalottery.com, or call (850) 487-7777. SO YOU KNOW Last nights winning numbers, Page B4 Singer Barbara Cook, left, reacts to remarks from President Barack Obama. Kennedy Center honorees Yo-Yo Ma and Neil Diamond talk after a dinner and reception at the State Department on Saturday. President Obama gets laughs at Kennedy Center Honors


B6 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE E NTERTAINMENT A common fault of inexperienced players is to grab tricks too quickly. Sometimes patience, giving away one trick that could have been won, will result in a greater number of tricks being taken by the end of the deal. Here is an example. How should South plan the play in five clubs? West leads the spade queen. The bidding did not reach the best contract of three no-trump by South. Over Souths three-club rebid, North could have continued with three spades, showing values in that suit (South denied four spades when he did not rebid one spade) and implying weakness in hearts. South would have converted to three no-trump. South has three possible losers: two hearts and one diamond. He has only 10 top tricks: two spades, two diamonds and six clubs. At first glance, declarer needs East to have the heart ace. But there is another possibility: Diamonds might break 3-3. If they do, a third diamond winner can be established. However, that must be done without letting East on lead for a heart shift through Souths king. The right play is to let West win the first trick. Suppose West persists with a second spade. Declarer takes the trick, draws trumps ending on the board, discards a diamond on the high spade, plays three rounds of diamonds, ruffing the last in his hand, and returns to dummy with a trump. When diamonds are 3-3, South cashes the 13th, pitching the heart seven from his hand. But if they break badly, declarer can still play East for the heart ace. MONDAY EVENING DECEMBER 5, 2011 C: Comcast, Citrus B: Bright House D: Comcast, Dunnellon I: Comcast, Inglis F: Oak Forest H: Holiday Heights C B D I F H6:006:307:007:308:008:309:009:3010:0010:3011:0011:30(WESH) NBC ^ 19 19 19 NewsNightly NewsEntertainmentAccess HollywdThe Sing-Off Holiday Special Holiday and inspirational songs. 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She didnt go into specifics, but made it quite clear that Jane had not been faithful to me. At the time, I was devastated. I called my wife and asked if there was someone else. She insisted there wasnt. But my sisterin-law stands by her story. I never discussed this possible affair with my pastor or my counselor, preferring instead to focus on what I needed to do to make myself a better husband and father. While I am confident that our love is now strong, I still have lingering doubts about Janes fidelity. My sister-in-law isnt the type to make this up. After two years, should I bring up the subject or simply keep it to myself and cope as best I can? Not Sure Dear Not Sure : Keeping it to yourself wont diminish your suspicions, because this is still preying on your mind after two years. Its possible that your sister-inlaw misinterpreted something she heard or saw. But sometimes opening a can of worms is not worth the end result. Can you forgive an affair? If Jane insists she was faithful, will you believe her with your whole heart? Please discuss these questions with your pastor or counselor until you are at peace with your decision, whatever it is. Dear Annie : We moved into a lovely house on a quiet street with friendly neighbors. The problem? One couple has a large dog that barks for hours on end. Fidois kept in the fenced-in yard that faces our bedroom. Usually, he stands upright near their kitchen window, barking endlessly. When they come in after a night out, often as late as 2 a.m., the dog barks for several minutes and wakes us up. After enduring this for months, we gently told the neighbors about it. They seemed genuinely surprised, but nothing changed. The next time Fido barked for three hours, we phoned them. We were told, Hes a guard dog. Thats what they do.We asked if they would please bring Fido inside at night, but they refused. They wont bring the dog inside even in below-freezing weather. We could call the neighborhood association, but Im not sure it will help. How are we supposed to find quiet in our own home? Why are people so inconsiderate? Noisy Dog Next Door Dear Noisy : Please call the neighborhood association. Settling such disputes is part of its purpose. You also might discover that other neighbors have complained about this dog, which will strengthen your case should you decide to call the police and file a complaint. And finally, if the dog is being mistreated in the cold weather, notify your local humane society. Dear Annie : New Hampshire said that Workplace Dilemma may legally be owed overtime. If Workplacegets a salary (as opposed to an hourly wage), she may not be entitled to overtime. Also, it depends on whether the overtime is authorized by the boss. When I started a new administrative position, I was told that two staff members had been caught using overtime as a scam, so now all overtime was denied. 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Associated PressHARTFORD, Conn. Robert Spiegels passion for Russian literature, the New York Mets, ethnic cooking and beagles endeared him to generations of students and colleagues at Central Connecticut State University. Now, through the power of social media, the 77-yearold former English professors obituary is charming strangers, as well. Spiegel, a resident of the Hartford suburb of Berlin and a native of New York City, died Wednesday after a struggle with cardiac disease and dementia. He was eulogized in a quirky obituary written by his son that appeared Friday in central Connecticut newspapers. It quickly started spreading on strangers Facebook pages and Twitter feeds, usually accompanied by the readers admissions they did not know him but wished they had, based on the richly detailed obituary. Whereas the disease did thankfully erase most memories of the Mets season, it eventually also claimed his life, his obituary read, referring to his beloved teams 40-120 record in a year that took 10 games just to get their first win. Friends and family say the obituary and its response are a fitting coda for the life of a man who loved spurring conversation, whether it was about good writing, New York sports teams or the satisfaction of sipping a high-quality single malt Scotch whiskey. He was a very humble man, and reaching some level of postmortem fame would really please him. Im sure he would have been delighted by it, and surprised, said Kevin Lynch, a fellow English professor emeritus at Central Connecticut who worked with Spiegel for 32 years. Spiegel was a high school teacher in Brooklyn before joining Central Connecticut States faculty in 1965. He was accompanied on his move by his wife, Ursula, whom hed met on a blind date under New York Citys Washington Square arch. He quickly took on a reputation at Central Connecticut as a teacher who could leave a roomful of students entranced by anything from Dostoyevsky to the literature of baseball something his obituary called a thinly veiled therapy to alleviate the trauma he sustained from coaching arguably the worst Little League team in recorded (or unrecorded) history and from the sufferings he endured from 40 years as a devout Mets fan. Such lines in his obituary were what caught the eye of many strangers Friday, some of whom pondered in Facebook postings whether Spiegel had written the death notice himself. Though his family would have liked that, they said, the progress of his dementia made it impossible. Instead, it was written by his son, Jeff, who described himself in the obituary as someone who, if nothing else to show from his lineage, inherited his fathers sardonic sense of humor. The unusual obituary also gave readers a window into the effects of the dementia that first became evident when it stole Robert Spiegels ability to read, then continued creeping onward as caretakers helped his wife keep him in their home until his hospitalization late last week. Spiegels obituary was so untraditional that family members and the funeral home traded calls back and forth Thursday as the directors wanted to double check that yes, indeed, the Spiegels wanted it to appear exactly that way. Robert Spiegel of Kensington was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on May 2, 1934, lived and subsequently died, the opening line reads. Most of his noteworthy accomplishments happened in said middle part. The obituary described the dayslong vigil at his hospital bed before his death amid what his son described as lively conversation against a backdrop of the music of Jimmy Buffett and Bob Marley, chicken curry and the occasional smuggled glass of Glenlivet. As his dementia progressed in recent years, Spiegel sat down one day with his wife, and they wrote a list of things to remember for his eventual memorial service: their daughter should read some Emily Dickinson poetry aloud, the dress code should be strictly casual, and they should dab his favorite Drakkar Noir cologne on his body after the traditional washing under their Jewish faith. When Ursula Spiegel got out that list again this week, she found a few words added on the back in her husbands handwriting: Glenlivet and spicy food. That single malt Scotch whiskey, spicy food and other items that invoke Spiegels personality are expected to be part of a memorial service next spring at Central Connecticut State University. The date had not been set as of Friday, and his funeral services this week were private. In addition to his wife and son, Spiegel is survived by a daughter, three grandchildren and several other family members. According to the obituary, he was also predeceased by his bevy of beagles, all eternally loyal to their benevolent master, if not lacking a tad in their own intellect. Ursula Spiegel said she and others in the family were surprised and pleased that her husbands obituary had struck a chord with strangers, and that he was bringing a smile to them even after his death.B8 M ONDAY, D ECEMBER 5, 2011 C ITRUS C OUNTY (FL) C HRONICLE W EIRD W IRE Classifieds Classifieds Classifieds In Print and Online All The Time! TO ADVERTISE CALL:352-563-5966 OR PLACE YOUR AD ONLINE ATwww.chronicleonline.comCONNECTING THE RIGHT BUYERS WITH YOUR MESSAGE BUSINESS HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:00 A.M. 5:00 P.M. 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Eulogizing dad in quirky way Obituary endears Connecticut professor to state Weird WIRE Ohio mannequin survives drive-byREADING, Ohio BarBe Q, the scantily-clad, curvaceous mannequin that serves as the mascot of KTs Barbecue restaurant near Cincinnati, survived a drive-by shooting in November, but did not fare so well at the ballot box. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports just before election day, three bullets shattered the plate glass window in front of BarBe, narrowly missing the mannequin. She didnt fare so well on the day itself, receiving no votes in her write-in candidacy for mayor of Reading. Restaurant owner and BarBe spokesman Kenny Tessel jokingly called the shooting an assassination attempt. The mascot garnered controversy in 2009 when residents protested that her usual get-up Daisy Dukes and an under-sized halter top was too revealing. The city ultimately ruled she was a mannequin and not an indecent sign. Stolen Santa returned with $100 UNIONVILLE, Ind. A southern Indiana man has gotten an early Christmas gift: A 16-foot-tall inflatable Santa Claus stolen from his yard has been returned with $100 and a note of apology. Jason McClaren tells The Herald-Times someone returned the deflated Santa to his Unionville yard early Saturday in a trash bag that also contained the money and note. He said the anonymous note makes it clear the person who returned the Santa wasnt the thief who took it and two 6foot tall penguins this past week. The penguin decorations are still missing. The typed note states: Returning your property is the right thing to do, and apologies for the thief who took it in the first place. McClaren says he plans to use the $100 to buy more decorations. Thieves target toilet paper at diner ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. A New Mexico restaurant employee says hes now seen it all, after three men left his diner with rolls of toilet paper and were nabbed in the parking lot by police. Burgers, Dogs and Wings employee Josh FlanneryStewart told KOAT-TV in Albuquerque he was immediately suspicious of the men when they came in Saturday because they werent talking and appeared messed up. The three went into the bathroom and emerged carrying about a dozen rolls of toilet paper. They got in a car in the parking lot, but didnt get far. Albuquerque police apparently already had the trio under surveillance and surrounded the car and arrested them. Conn. town vexed trying to catch bull MILFORD, Conn. A posse hopes to soon catch Waldo, a bull that escaped from a farm in July and has been on the loose in the coastal city of Milford, Conn. The Connecticut Post reports an attempt to corral the 700-pound black Angus failed Nov. 20. In the next few weeks, officials will try again. Milford animal control officer Rick George said Waldo has been traveling and grazing with a herd of deer. Last month, volunteers put up a steel fence around Waldos hideout in Milford, but he rammed it and escaped. George said about 20 veterinarians, representatives of the state Department of Agriculture and others plan to track down Waldo in the next few weeks, trap him and move him to an animal sanctuary. From wire reports Associated Press Kenny Tessel, owner of KT's Barbecue in Reading, poses with BarBe Q, who he's dressed as a pilgrim, down to the buckles on her shoes, for Thanksgiving.


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(352) 794-3672 Dining room buffet 30 H, 48 W, 18 D, $40, could be used for TV stand, 352-419-4066 (352) 228-7670 DINING ROOM SET solid oak table/2 leaves 4 chairs, made by Amish New $1800 sell $950.(352) 465-2088 Appliances Whirlpool Elec Range 2006 Slide in SS model, Self clean,glass top, $1300 new, sell for $450 (352) 746-9889 WHIRLPOOL Washer & Dryerwhite, exc. cond. $200. (352) 621-7505 Office Furniture 2 DRAWER FILE CABINET Metal Commercial Lateral Graphite Color 28x30x18 $45 727-463-4411 COMMERCIAL DESK CHAIR Ergonomic Adjustable PreOwned Fabric Covered $85 727-463-4411 DESK CHAIRS 2 PreOwned Commercial Adjustable Fabric Covered $45 727-463-4411 ERGONOMIC DESK CHAIR Commercial PreOwned Fully Adjustable Fabric Covered $95 727-463-4411 LATERAL FILE CABINET 3 Drawer Commercial Metal PreOwned 40x36x18 $65 727-463-4411 Tools Air Compressor comm. grade, good cond. 20 gal runs on 220, $100. (352) 628-6886 CRAFTSMAN 10 Radial Arm Saw $200Craftsman 7 drawer cabinet incls some tools $225. (352) 382-1885 Leaf blower Craftsman, Gas, 25cc, 200mph, 430 cfm, used 3 times, like new.-$65 Call Joe @ 352-270-8475 TVs/Stereos 25 INCH TV Sharp color tv great picture $50.00 obo 352-746-4060 36 INCH TV 36 inch Sharp color TV great picture $75.00 obo 352-746-4060 55 Toshiba TV projection television, Excel cond. looks new Orig $1,300. only $65. 352-795-8016 FISHER stero radio detachable recorder headphones inc.new great for child for xmas 15.00 352 344 3485 Computers/ Video DIESTLER COMPUTER New & Used systems repairs. Visa/ MCard 352-637-5469 Outdoor Furniture CHAISE LOUNGES (2) & SIDE TABLE Chaise lounges& side table-moving-$150.-excell 352-382-0220 pm PATIO SET 4 chairs, glass topped table, dark green, mint condition. $80.352-527-4846 UNIQUE SIDE TABLE WROUGHT IRON SEW MACHINE BASE with smoked glass top $50 352-897-4154 Furniture 1 Coffee table 2 matching end tables Belvielded Glass wrought iron base $225 (352) 563-1185 Collectibles SILVER BULLET COORS BEER SIGN WITH moving light, black, rectangle good shape $50 352-897-4154 Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Spas/Hottubs HOT TUB (5X7) 220V, Cedar Cabenet, cover, exc. cond, all chemicals incl. $2,900 (352) 726-9066 Nordic Health Spa 34Wx83 2 seater, Teakwood $1500 (352)621-3034 (352)212-7273 Appliances A/C + HEAT PUMP SYSTEMS Starting at $880 13-18 Seer Installation w/permit REBATES up to $2,500 352-746-4394 Lic.&Ins. CAC 057914 FREEZER MEDIUM SIZE 28wide 58tall works great but has some surface rust only 65.00 352 637 5171 FREEZER UPRIGHT MEDIUM SIZE 28 by 58 high works great has surface rust on door needs paint $65. 352 637 5171 Maytag Dishwasher 1 yo pd $299 sell $150 Whirlpool elect range self cleanin g New $599. sell $300. Top freezer/fridge ice maker, like new$350 (352) 794-3672 REFRIGERATOR Kenmore, side x side 25.4 cu ft. bisque with ice maker. in door Clean, good condition. Energy Star $250.(352)419-5605 Samsung 26 cubic ft refrigerator, french doors, 33 in wide, only used 3 mos. like new, black $1000 (352) 613-0788 SMITTYS APPLIANCE REPAIR washers dryers,FREE pick up 352-564-8179 WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE Washers & Dryers Working or not. (352) 209-5135 WASHER OR DRYER $135.00 Ea. Reliable, like new, excellent condition. Can deliver 352 263-7398 Whirlpool Dishwasher & Micro wave $100. good cond (352) 795-9664 Business Opportunities Wanted: partner/investor -must be into antiques, folk art, pickers, home & garden docor. 794-3535 Business Buy/Sell OWN THE SUCCESSFUL MERLE NORMAN COSMETICS & UPSCALE RESALE! Turn key; immediate income! Waybright Real Estate 352.795.1600 Miscellaneous Financial $$$ ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!! $$$As seen on TV. Injury Lawsuit Dragging? Need $500-$500,000++ within 48/hours? Low rates APPLY NOW BY PHONE! Call Today! Toll-Free: (800)568-8321 www.lawcapital.com $$$ ACCESS LAWSUIT CASH NOW!! $$$As seen on TV. Injury Lawsuit Dragging? Need $500-$500,000++ within 48/hours? Low rates APPLY NOW BY PHONE! Call Today! Toll-Free: (800)568-8321 www.lawcapital.com Antiques PRETTY ANTIQUE DBL WROUGHT IRON BED & MATCHING CHAIR Cream $65/both 352-897-4154 VERY OLD ATLAS ACCORDION ANTIQUE ATLAS ACCORDION WITH ORIGINAL CASE 352-464-1005 VINTAGE TREASURE SALE Pickers & Peddlers of The Shoppes of Heritage Village at 661 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River is hosting a Treasure Sale on Saturday, December 10th in conjunction with the village Market Day. If you are interested in displaying your vintage treasures to sell at this event for a small fee of $20, please call (352) 897-7013 days & (352) 302-3666 evenings. If you just want to shop at this great event, vendors will be set-up from 9-3. Hope to see you there! Collectibles CAMPBELL KIDS CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS Set of 15 from 1980 to 1994. $50.00 Call (352)382-3196 ELECTRIC TRAINS Rail King engine and tender, 6 Classic Madison Style Pass. cars, Shell 3 dome tanker cars, All new in box, All for $225 (352) 341-1617 Financial MORTGAGE ELIMINATIONNo up front Fees Completed in 4 wks bdebtfreenow.com 352-422-7887 Schools/ Instruction #1 AffordableCNA Prep Course CPR-AED-Free Book Am & PM classes getyourcna.com 352-341-PREP (7737) ALLIED HEALTHCareer training -Attend college 100% online. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call (800)481-9409 www.Centura Online.com EARN COLLEGE DEGREE ONLINE Online from Home *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call 877-206-5165 www.CenturaOnline .com NEED A NEWCAREER? 2 Week Courses! PHYSICAL REHAB TECH $450. NURSING ASST. $450. PHLEBOTOMY $450. EKG $450. MEDICAL ASSISTANT ALF ADMINISTRATOR $300 taylorcollege.edu (352) 245-4119 NOW ENROLLING For January 2012 Classes BARBER COSMETOLOGY FACIAL FULL SPECIALTY INSTRUCTOR TRAINING MANICURE/NAIL EXT. MASSAGE THERAPY BENES International School of Beauty New Port Richey/ Spring Hill727-848-8415 352-263-2744 Business Opportunities SAWMILLS from only $3997. MAKE MONEY & SAVE MONEY.with your own bandmill. Cut lumber any dimension. In stock ready to ship. FREE Info. & DVD www.NorwoodSawmills. com 800-578-1363 X 300N. Trades/ Skills Driver-Dry & Refrigerated. Single source dispatch. No tractor older than 3 years. Daily Pay! Various hometime options! CDL-A, 3 months currentOTR experience 800-414-9569 www.driveknight.com Drivers: Run GA, AL, MS, & TN & FL HOME WEEKENDS, earn Up to 39 cents a mile, 1 yr OTR Flatbed Exp. Call: SUNBELT TRANSPORT,LLC (800)572-5489 EXT 227 Mechanic / Transport DriverNeeds to be organized, motivated and must have a clean Class A drivers lic. Apply at 201 S. Apopka Ave, Inverness, FL 34452 Regional Opportunity 100% Owner Operator Reefer Company. $1,000 SIGN-ON BONUS! Home Weekly. Call (800)237-8288 or visit www. suncocarriers.com General Help $$ WANTED PROCESS mail from home! Pay weekly! Free supplies! Bonuses! Genuine opportunity! Helping homeworkers for 20 years! Call 1-888-302-1512 www.howtowork-from home.com APPOINTMENT SETTERS NEEDED No nights, No weekends. Apply at 6421 W. Homosassa Trail, Homosassa Fl Freight Up = More $ 2 Mos.CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)258-8782 www. meltontruck.com TelemarketingRegional Builder has opportunities for F/T and P/T telemarketers to cultivate large prospect database. No cold calling. Late afternoon, evening and weekend hours with flexible schedules. Must be personable and computer literate. E-mail resume to aschwein berg@citrushills.com. Career Opportunities #1 AffordableCNA Prep Course CPR-AED-Free Book Am & PM classes getyourcna.com 352-341-PREP (7737) Employment Info AIRLINES ARE HIRING Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified -Housing Available. Call Aviation Institute Of Maintenance. (866)314-3769 Medical CHIRO ASST.PTexp.preferred mail resume:6166 W.Hwy44,C.R.34429 Nursing Instructors needed Active FL license and BSN required, MSN preferred Taylor CollegeBelleview Send resumes to bursar@ taylorcollege.edu Professional COMMERCIAL APPRAISER Obtain an application at www.citruspa.org. Click on the employment tab. Salary is commensurate with qualifications Restaurant/ Lounge Servers, line cooks & Chef Top pay for experienced help.Chef with min w/3 yrs fine dining exp. Fax resume to 352-447-5087 Sales Help Accepting applications for Advertising Sales Reps Sell print and online advertising for Citrus Publishing Focusing on Crystal River and Homosassa Areas. Service established customers and prospect for new advertising customers QUALIFICATIONS Two years sales exp. preferred. Computer proficiency Must have initiative, be self-motivated. Strong skills in planning/oganizing, listening, written and verbal communication, problem solving and decision -making aptitude. Strong presentation skills preferred. Reliable transportation to make local and regional sales calls. Send Resume and Cover Letter to: HR@ chronicleonline.com EOE, drug screen required for final applicant. Trades/ Skills Apply Now,12 Drivers Needed Top 5% Pay 2 Mos. CDL Class A Driving Exp (877)258-8782 www.meltontruck.com Auto Body Tech352-613-2630


B10 M ONDAY D ECEMBER 5, 2011 C LASSIFIEDS C ITRUS C OUNTY ( FL ) C HRONICLE 0 0 0 9 O H U 783572 Real Estate For Sale FARMS, LAND, COMMERCIAL UNIQUE & HISTORIC HOMES, SMALL TOWN COUNTRY LIFESTYLE OUR SPECIALTY SINCE 1989 LIFE IS BETTER WITH A PORCH www. crosslandrealty.com (352) 726-6644 Crossland Realty Inc. Specializing in Acreage Farms/Ranches & CommercialRichard (Rick) Couch, BrokerCouch Realty & Investments, Inc. (352) 344-8018 RCOUCH.com Auctions Estates Bankruptcy Auction, Dec. 8: Residential & Commercial Properties in Osceola, Polk, Orange, Seminole, & Citrus Counties. Ewald Auction & Realty, Lic. RE Broker AB2473/AU1340, 10% BP. (407)275-6853www. EwaldAuctions.com Waterfront Rentals HERNANDO Affordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 LAKE ROUSSEAU 2 bed cottage on canal to lake. furnish. $850.m 775-230-2240 Rooms For Rent CRYSTAL RIVERShare my home $85/wk. Moves -U-N .incls elect, sat dish 352-563-1465/212-1960 Real Estate For Sale PUBLISHERS NOTICE: All real estate advertising in this newspaper is subject to Fair Housing Act which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin, or an intention, to make such preference, limitation or discrimination. Familial status includes children under the age of 18 living with parents or legal custodians, pregnant women and people securing custody of children under 18. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law. Our readers are hereby informed that all dwellings advertised in this newspaper are available on an equal opportunity basis. To complain of discrimination call HUD toll-free at 1-800-669-9777. The toll-free telephone number for the hearing impaired is 1-800-927-9275. Rent: Houses Unfurnished CRYSTAL RIVER2/2/1 + Family Room $675 + dep 464-2716 CRYSTAL RIVER2/2/2 $750. mo + sec. 850-371-1568 HERNANDO Lg. 2/1 block, on water Apachee Shores w/Mother N-Law Suite Estate Sale! Must Sell! $90K (229) 246-8008 HOMOSASSA 2/1/1 home $595. 2/2/1 SMW Villa $595. 2/1 duplex $450/up Riverlinks Rlty (352) 628-1616 HOMOSASSA 2/2 Newly rennov. SW H ome, in safe, friendly neigh. use of inground pool incld, well behaved pets okay Ref. & Bkgrnd Check 1st, last & Sec. $600mo (352) 503-3363 INV.HIGHLANDS W.3/2/2, lg fam rm. $800. 352-697-5384 INVERNESS 3/2/2 Pool Home $775. 2/1+Carport $545. (352) 228-1542 INVERNESS Available Large 2/2/1 fenced yard, 1st & sec $700 mo. 352-422-5482 INVERNESS Highlands, 2/1/1 scr porch fenced yd $600 mo.1st & Sec (352) 344-2560 Sugarmill WoodsUpscale Ctry Club Brand New Deluxe Villa 2/2/2 Fam Rm + Lanai, most utils paid. Just $875/mo Owner: 352-382-1132 Waterfront Rentals CRYSTAL RIVER3/1.5, Floating Dock /deep water/Gulf Access. upscale, secure area, no smoking, 1st/last $850. -$1,000 depending on terms 352-795-0102 Crystal River/Ozello 2+2/2 sale/rent,open floor plan,Hardwood floors,28x14 lanai, www.waterfrontozello.co m or 352-563-5527 Rental Houses HOMOSASSA 2/1 Duplex, 2/1 SWMH $500ea, 3/2/2 Cit. Sprgs $800. 352-628-0731 Specializing in Sugarmill Woods Rentals Debe Johns Brkr/Assoc/PRM Coldwell Banker Next Generation Realty Property Manager (352) 382-2700 www. coldwellbankernext generation.com See what a Professional Residential Manager can do for you. Rent: Houses Furnished Kristi BortzLet our property mangement team help you with your short or long term rentals. See all our rentals in Citrus Co. www.plantation rentals 352-795-0782 or 866-795-0784 Rent: Houses Unfurnished A nice 3/2/2 SMW Home Heat. Pool, FP maint. free. sm. pet ok $1,000 (352) 422-1933 BEVERLY HILLS1St Mo. FREE 1Bed w/fla rm. + bonus room $550/m (352) 422-7794 BEVERLY HILLS2/1 Fl. Rm., CHA, $525. mo. + Sec. 87 Regina Blvd. (352) 422-0139 BEVERLY HILLS2/1/1, Fl Rm, 41 S. Lee St $550 mo. 352-422-2798 BEVERLY HILLS2/1/1 big garage, Lrg. Inground Pool, New Central Air& Carpet, Wash/Dryer,Fla Room $700/mo 954-294-0531 BEVERLY HILLS3/1/1, 3/2/2+Carport 352-464-2514 BEVERLY HILLS,2/1/2+den.GREAT area.CHA.Clean.$650 mo.+last+sec. 352-489-1239 CITRUS SPRINGS 2/1, $500. mo. + $500 sec. (352) 527-3559 CITRUS SPRINGS 3/2/2 $850+ deposit 352-341-4178 CITRUS SPRINGS Never 3/2/2, lg. mast. sute. $800 mo. 3/2/1 $695 352-697-3133 Crystal River 2/1 $565 mo+ dep. semi furn.Call Mike W. 352-400-1387 CRYSTAL RIVER2/1/1, Furn.Opt., central loc. $675. 352-563-0166 DUNNELLON 3/2/1 SIGNING BONUS Close to downtown & Rainbow River, off street parking, fencd yd., priv. entrance RUBLESRENTALS.COM (561) 719-8787 (561) 575-1718 aftr 7pm Apartments Furnished CRYSTAL RIVER2 Bdrm. $550 mo. NEAR TOWN 352-563-9857 CRYSTAL RIVERLg 2 Br fully furn W/D, DW, big screen TV, water, sewer, trash lawn $595. mo (352) 212-9205 FLORAL CITYLAKEFRONT 1 Bedrm. AC, Clean, No Pets (352) 344-1025 HOMOSASSA 1BR $125 Wk Incls all 1st & Lst (352) 382-5661 Apartments Unfurnished Alexander Real Estate (352) 795-6633 Crystal River Apts 2 BR/1 BA $375-$500 CRYSTAL RIVERLarge 2/2 CHA, Ds/Wa, W/D hk-up $550.mo., 1st Mo. FREE726-2006 CRYSTAL RIVERLg 2 BR 1 BA W/D hook up, dishwasher, lawn water & sewer $450 mo (352) 212-9205 FLORAL CITY1BD $400/mo $200 dp Trails End Camp no pets 352-726-3699 HOMOSASSA 1BR, refr. stove, W&D, util. Includ. $500. mo.+ sec, 352-628-6537 INVERNESS 2/1 W/D hkup., incls. H20, trash, lawn, storage rm. $450. + sec. 634-5499 INVERNESS 2/1, Tri-plex, Great Loc., clean & roomy. no pets $500.mo $300. Sec. 352-341-1847 INVERNESS Close to hosp 1/1 $450 2/1 $500 352-422-2393 Lecanto NEWER 2 BR 2 Ba duplex, $595 352-634-1341 Condos/Villas For Rent CRYSTAL RIVER 2/2Furn. Turn key, In Islands wtr. front Villa, dock great view pool, tennis Long or Short Term 352-382-1422 Duplexes For Rent CITRUS HILLS 2/2/1Beautiful $775 Maint Free (352) 613-5655 CITRUS SPRINGS 2/2 Duplex nice private area, near shopping & schools. Wtr, sewer incl $600mo 352-558-4477 CRYSTAL RIVERLarge 2/2 CHA, Ds/Wa, W/D hk-up $550.mo., 1st Mo. FREE726-2006 HOMOSASSA 2/1 Duplex, 2/1 SWMH $500ea, 3/2/2 Cit. Sprgs $800. 352-628-0731 Inverness 2/1 triplex screenporch, open plan,renovated, $650/1st/last/sec 352-586-6646 Efficiencies/ Cottages HERNANDO 1/1 Furnished $100/wk., $300 Sec., $400 moves in. 352-465-0871 HERNANDO Affordable Rentals Watsons Fish Camp (352) 726-2225 LECANTO 1/1 Includes electric, water septic. $525 1st/last (352) 220-2958 Rental Houses BEVERLY HILLS20 S. Osceola, 2/1, $545 352-697-1907 Mobile Homes For Sale 3/2 Mobile Home Remodeled, In park lg., scrn. por. & carport minutes from water & progress energy, furniture included $14,000 (352) 302-8797 FOR SALE $19,0003/2 Like new. new paint, new carpet, new tile flooring. A/C under warranty. Must See! Call to View 352-621-9181 HOLDER 3/2, fenced yard $600/mo 10% down Owner Financ Avail (352) 302-9217 INVERNESS 55+ Comm. 2/1.5, carport, screen rm. shed $6900 ( 352) 586-7962 INVERNESS Waterfront 55+ Park w/5 piers for fishing & enjoyment, clubhouse, onsite shuffleboard and much more! Single wide 1 & 2 BR, starting @ $6,900. Lot rent $274/mo. H20 included. 3 mo. free rent with purchase. 352-476-4964 NEED A NEW HOME? Bad credit OK.! I finance anybody, good rates. Use your land or anything of value. Trade in cars, boats, jewelry, guns, etc. 352-621-3807 USED HOMES /REPOS Doublewides from $8,500 Singlewides from $3,500 Bank authorized liquidator. New inventory daily CALL (352) 621-9183 Waterfront Mobile For Rent Lake Rousseau3/3 Lakefront, dock, boat ramp, furnished inc W/D,FP,Short or long terms avail. call 407-302-1768 or 321-377-1926 Waterfront Mobile For Sale 2/2 Doublewide porches, 4043 N. Roscoe Rd. Hernando $44,500 (352) 270-8310 Mobile Homes and Land FLORAL CITYon3 Lots, Assumable Mort. $16K 2 Master Suites Newer appliance $33,900 Cridland Real Living. J. Desha 352-634-6340 Green Acres Is The Place To Be3/2 ON ACRE New carpet throughout, new appliances. Nice Home $2,100 down P& I only $369.84/mo. W.A.C.Call to View 352-401-2979 HOMOSASSA 2/2 SW on fenc ac Remodeled hardwd & tile flrs. Open plan, $45,900. Poss. Finan. (352) 527-3204 INVERNESS 2/2 SW, 2 nice big additions / AC fenced, near lake, part furn. $37k 352-341-1569 Sugarmill Woods Area3/2, approx. 1500 sq. ft. on over 1 acre. Quite,, nice home on paved road. Brand new A/C & heat & appliance, under full warranty. Ceramic tile in master bath, guest bath & kitchen. New wood cabinets, new deck & driveway This house has a great location, 2 mi. from Publix, 3 mi., from Suncoast Pkwy. 5 mi. from new Walmart. $2,200. down $399.00/mo., P & I, W.A.C. Must Seeto steal this house 352-613-0587 Mobile Homes In Park For Sale 56 Ft. MOBILE HOME in quite, established Mobile Home Park Very good cond. Must be 55+ AFFORDABLE (352) 793-7675 Furnished 14 x 50 w/ added enclosure, vinyl & scrn. rm., SS appls New Washer/Dryer, workshop w/ power Remodeled inside/out $12,500 (352) 418-5926 Homosassa 55+ Comm DWMH 2/2 REPO MUST SELL. scr.porch, carport, club hse/pool,$6700 obo (Lien Holder)Halls River Rd(352) 628-3019 INVERNESS Waterfront 55+ Park w/5 piers for fishing & enjoyment, clubhouse, onsite shuffleboard, and much more! 2 bed room, 1 bath $2,000. Must be approved 352-476-4964 INVERNESS Waterfront 55+ Park w/5 piers for fishing & enjoyment, clubhouse, onsite shuffleboard, and much more! 3 bed room, 1 bath $3,000 (cash only) must be approved352-476-4964 WESTWIND VILLAGE55+ Park. Updated 2/2 DWs for sale. Reasonable (352) 628-2090 Real Estate For Rent 835 NE Hwy 19 Crystal River, Fl (352) 795-0021 View our website C21NatureCoast.com CHASSAHOWITZKA 3/2 House, $600. 3/2 Furnished DW., $600 Agent (352) 382-1000 Sell or Swap Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Wanted to Buy CASH FOR CARS! All Cars/Trucks Wanted! Top Dollar Paid! We come to you! Any make/model.Call for Instant Offer: 1-888-420-3807 CASH FOR CARS! Any Make, Model, or Year. We Pay MORE! Running or Not. Sell Your Car or Truck TODAY. Free Towing! Instant Offer: 888-420-3807 HOWARDS FLEA MKT. G-WING, I Buy GOLD, SILVER, COINS, Pay $27.00 Gram, G-Wing 7 Days -Phone Joe for Prices 697-1457 JUNK MOTORCYCLES WANTED Will Pay up to $200 for Unwanted Motorcycle 352-942-3492 WANT TO BUY HOUSE or MOBILE AnyArea Condition or Situation. Call (352) 726-9369 Pets ACA Shih-Tzu Pups, Lots of colors, average $450-$600 + Beverly Hills, FL (352)270-8827 www.aceofpups.net Beautiful Young Sun Conjure & White Cockatiel, w/ large cage & food $275. for all, No Checks (352) 422-5622 BLUE PITBULL Puppies, UKC reg., health cert., all shots. must sale $300 (352) 287-0530 Full Blooded Jack Russell Terrier puppies Health Certificates, 3 males $350 (352) 949-0131 Mini Dachshunds Puppies Only 3 left! Reduced to $150 family raised, great with kids and other pets, very lovable 2 tan 1 blk/brn short hair Please Call Doug 352-794-3463 Miniature Schnauzer Pup! AKC, Health Cert, Shots,, Only 1 male Left $475. 352-419-4723 PM. Horses Horse Trailer2 horse bumper pull sturdy, dependable straight load 2 side doors. looks good. grey white could use some touch up paint $1500 cash, no checks (352) 422-7274 Livestock 400 Pound Sow Yorkshire duroc,good breeder. 2 year old. parents show quality $300 obo ( 352) 446-6295 Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 WANTED Mature New Zealand male Rabbitt (352) 489-5861 Mobile Homes For Rent CR./ HOMSASSA SEE AD UNDER WORDY GURDY PUZZLE CRYSTAL RIVER4/2 DW, CHA $500. mo. No Dogs (352) 795-9738 HERNANDO 2/1 $400 Mo. No Pets. (352) 344-1476 HOMOSASSA 2/1 MH furn., priv. ranch No pets. (386)871-5506 HOMOSASSA 2/1 +carport Lg. Fl. Rm. Fireplace $425mo + sec. 352-503-6747 352-628-1928 HOMOSASSA 3/2, D/W, 2 AC, $700. 1st lst sec 207-651-0923 INVERNESS Close In, 1 & 2 BR MH Clean, Quiet & Comfortable 352-212-6182 INVERNESS RENT SPECIAL : Sec. dep, pro-rated over 3 mo. period in the INVERNESS WATERFRONT 55+ Park w/5 piers for fishing & enjoyment, clubhouse, onsite shuffleboard, and much more! 1 BR home $325 plus. 2BR home $450 includes H20. 2 BR, 1.5 bath, Park Model $500. Pets considered. Section 8 accepted. (352) 476-4964 Musical Instruments PIANO, Granelle Brothers, great condition console model $350 Call (352) 527-3509 or 352-287-0755 Steinway grand piano, 7 foot Model B, Ebony, purchased 10 yrs ago. Housed in a home and played only by an amateur elderly man. Asking $55,000, which is $35,000 less than a new one at this time (352) 341-3037 or cell 400-8177 VOCO PRO Amplifier $125. GTD Audio Amplifie r w/8 plugs for micro $150 (352) 563-5533 YAMAHA Digital Piano Keyboard DGX520 Like new, portable 88 key, include stand, bench, pedal, USB, manual/DVD $400.00 352-726-9797 Household CERAMIC HEATER Counter top twin oscillating ceramic heater. Dual speed Temp. controlled.$15 352-746-4160 ELECTRIC RADIATOR Oil filled,temp. controlled on rollers. Exc. cond. $20 352-746-4160 HOOVER FLOOR MATE TILE CLEANER great condition-moving-$30 352-382-0220 evenings VACUUM, 8lb Upright, New in box $75.00 firm. Brian 352 270 9254 Fitness Equipment BRAND NEW! INSANITY 60 DAY WORKOUT DVD PROGRAM -10 DVDS, GUIDES, CALENDAR. $89 (352)949-1340 BRAND NEW! P90X DVD WORKOUT PROGRAM INCLUDES ALL DVDS AND GUIDES $89 (352)949-1340 RECUMBENT EXERCISE BIKE all electronics great shape 100.00 352 637 5171 TREAD MILL Nordic Track A2105 Folds for smaller footprint $350.00 352-364-2508 Treadmill Like new, Great Gift $100. (352) 637-1449 WEIGHT BENCH Weider club Olympic bench with leg extension and 300 pound olympic weight set.Excellent condition. $175 or best offer 352-302-3305 Weights and 2 heavy benches, 720 lbs excel. $250 or trade (352) 637-6000 Sporting Goods 10ft SMOKER on 16ft trailer 2 doors w/firebox $850.00 or O.B.O. 344-5746 or 201-8158 AK-47 762x39 Century Arms, beautiful wood, scope, bytod, rifle bag $500. also ammino 360 rounds .223 55gr. FMJ-3241FPS $100.new production (352) 527-8950 API Tree Standsold by Bass Pro. weight 22lbs new $180 sell $99. (352) 464-1537 CABIN ON 40 ACRES of Prime Hunting Land Located in Gulf Hammock Management. Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 CLUB CAR $1,500 352-344-8516 Concealed Weapons Permit Course DANS GUN ROOM (352) 726-5238 FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500 Mans Bike Cruiser, fenders, coaster brake, wide tires, must see $75. (352) 873-2505 MARLIN 3030Lever Action Carbine $325. (352) 746-0100 PISTOL WW2, Webley 38/200 w/proper Bristish Army belt and holster $400. obo (352) 270-8903 WE BUY GUNSOn Site Gun Smithing (352) 726-5238 Utility Trailers EZ PULL TRAILERS,Utility & Enclosed BUY, SELL, TRADE Custom Built, Parts, Tires, Whls, Repairs, Trailer Hitches 16 Car Trailer, Reg. $1765 CASH $1695. Stehl Tow Dollies $895 ( limited supply) w/brks $1195 Hwy 44 Crystal River 352-564-1299 GULF TO LAKE TRAILER SALES Largest Selection & Lowest Prices. Offering New & Used Cargo & utility trailers Triple Crown Utility TRL 6 x 12 w/new spare $995. 6 x 12 Enclosed w/ V nose, rear ramp door, $1895. Trailer Tires starting at $69.95 352-527-0555 Hwy 44, Lecanto Jewelry MENS CITIZEN WATCH Slim classy look, chrome, worn only a few times. $70 860-2475 Rolex Sub Mariner Stainless Steel and Gold, custom face with Diamonds & rubies 50% of retail $6,500 (352) 419-7224 Furniture WHITE PAINTED WOOD BOOKCASE 40x32 x12. 3 Shelves. Organizer for a Childs Room. $30 727-463-4411 Garden/Lawn Supplies 2008 Snapper 0 turn mower 24 HP,50 inch deck, 3 blades, 140 non comm. hours, $1780 obo 352-678-0642 21 Craftsman Mower w/ 6.75 Briggs & Straton Eng. Self primed Sel propelled, variable spd. used 1 yrs. excel. cond. $200. obo (352) 465-3260 Ford New Holland 1720 4 x 4, Deisel, 690 Hrs. 72 Mower, runs good needs Minor TLC $5,500 obo, possible trade. (352) 726-6864 CHICKEN MANURE/FERTILIZER The time is NOW!!!! 20 lb bag $4.00 352-563-1519 Chipper/Shredder, Craftsman commercial duty 3 cap. 7.5 HP little use, excel. cond. $500. obo (352) 489-2011 JOHN DEERE D140 LAWN TRACTOR JD D140, Brand new, 5 hours on engine, comes with mulcher & pull behind trailer, cover. $2500. Runs like a Deere. Phone, 352-637-2226 Tractor, Iseki 4 x 4, Diesel, 3 point hitch box blade, loader, low hrs. $7,500 obo possible trade. (352) 726-6864 Clothing Motorcycle jacket size 42, $50 352-419-4066 (352) 228-7670 General 5.5INCH color t.v ,radio,& clock w/adjustable swivel brackets new great for mobil home $20.00 352 344 3485 24 gold Cmas orament some w/moving parts $20 ea. Cinderalla, bride dolls $100 ea K&K kissing dolls $30. 2 set of quarters compl. $125 ea (352) 746-9896 Barbie & Kelly dolls never remove from box 10 barb in Cmas, VTime & Halloween. 3 Kelly dolls. All $100. 422-1309 BICYCLE Boys 16 inch Huffy bike. Brand new. $40.00 Call 352 726 5753 Black Leather office Desk Chair $50. 32 Sony TV $95. (352) 419-7224 COMPUTER DESK 51D X 26W With pullout keyboard tray and pullout file storage $35. 352-382-7329 Eddie Bauer Tent 12x12 New $80. 7 cast net $75. 10 cargo roller $80. (352) 220-4638 EYEGLASS FRAMES New from optometrist, grey $25 860-2475 Foot Bath plus massager-heated, like new $23. Microsoft Scanner, new w/PS & CD $20. New white golf shoes size 10 440 Christmas Tree 7 ft w/lights & trimmings $22. (352) 382-3357 Link manufactured Alum TrifoldCargo ramp, mount in van truck or trailer, 1200lb cap.$550 obo$1200 new 352-257-3625 PYREX GLASS BEAKERS NEW in the box 20 total 1000ml down to 50ml 100.00 352 637 5171 S AW TOOTH POWER SETTER Foley. Automatic $25 563-1073 SET OF NIKKO Happy Holiday Tree dishes for 8 + serving pcs. coffee pot, 2 cookie dishes w/stand $500. (352) 746-9896 SILVER BULLET COORS BEER SIGN WITH MOVING LIGHT black, rectangular good shape $50 352-897-4154 Business Equipment VACUUM FORM SIGN MACHINE Makes 24x36 signs 240volt 3 sets of letters plus extras asking $500 352-464-1597 Medical Equipment Jazzy Electric Chair model 1113, nice, clean ,car cover, saddlebag, cup holder, needs, batteries $350 obo (352) 637-1992 Jazzy Wheel Chair 614HD topof the line model w/wide chair, looks & runs like new, dual battery Charger $1350 (352) 344-9618 Standard Chair Invacare $40 (352) 637-1992 Coins HOWARDS FLEA MKT. G-WING, I Buy GOLD, SILVER, COINS, Pay $27.00 Gram, G-Wing 7 Days -Phone Joe for Prices 697-1457 WE BUYUS COINS & CURRENCY(352) 628-0477 Musical Instruments DEAN VENDETTA ELECTRIC GUITAR W/ GIGBAG,CORD,STRAP& STRINGS $85 352-601-6625 FENDER SPEAKERS (2) 15 $175. (2) Dual 18 Very Large Pro Sound Speakers $400 (352) 563-5533 MITCHELL MD 100 DREDNAUGHT ACOUSTIC GUITAR PLAYS & LOOKS NEW $85 352-601-6625 MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS Fender Squire electric guitar $50.00, Violin 3/4 & case 100.00, Daisy rock pink guitar/case 50.00, Kareoke machine 40.00 phone 249-7492


M ONDAY D ECEMBER 5, 2011 B 11 CITRUS COUNTY (FL) CHRONICLE CLASSIFIEDS 427-1205 MCRN PUBLIC NOTICE Local Mitigation Strategy Committee Meeting The Citrus County Local Mitigation Strategy (LMS) Committee will meet on Wednesday December 14, 2011 at 1:30 pm at the Lecanto Government Building, Room 219, in Lecanto, Florida. The LMS Committee is coordinated by the Citrus County Planning Division. Their purpose is to maintain a community plan that promotes hazard mitigation and guides post-disaster recovery. The meeting is open to the public. For more information about the LMS Committee, contact: Nancy Witty, Flood Management Coordinator at (352) 527-5253 or Email: nancy.witty@bocc.citrus.fl.us Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 N Apopka Ave. Inverness, FL 34450 (352)341-6560. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD telephone (352)341-6580. December 5, 2011. 430-1205 MCRN12/12 meeting Beverly Hills Advisory CouncilPUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Beverly Hills Advisory Council will meet on Monday, December 12, 2011 at 10:00 oclock A.M. at the Beverly Hills Civic Center, One Civic Circle, Beverly Hills, Florida, 34465, to conduct business of the Beverly Hills Municipal Service Benefit Unit. Any person requiring reasonable accommodation at this meeting because of a disability or physical impairment should contact the County Administrators Office, 110 North Apopka Avenue, Inverness, FL 34450, (352) 341-6560, at least two (2) days before the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, use the TDD Telephone (352) 341-6580. If a person decides to appeal any decision made by the Advisory Council with respect to any matter considered at this meeting, he/she will need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made which record shall include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. By: Rosella Hale, Chairwoman BEVERLY HILLS MSBU December 5, 2011. Meeting Notices Meeting Notices Meeting Notices 429-1205 MCRN CPA 11-L2; CPA 11-L3-Town of Inglis PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE OF HEARINGS TO REVIEW PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE TEXT AND FUTURE LAND USE MAP OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND OFFICIAL ZONING MAP OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS, FLORIDA BY THE PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS, FLORIDA SERVING AS THE LOCAL PLANNING AGENCY OF THE TOWN OF INGLIS, FLORIDA, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to Chapters 163 and 166, Florida Statutes and Section 34-42, of the Town of Inglis Land Development Regulations, comments, objections and recommendations regarding the following described proposed amendments to the text and Future Land Use Map of the Town of Inglis Comprehensive Plan and the Official Zoning Map, Town of Inglis, Florida will be heard by the Planning Commission of the Town of Inglis, Florida, at hearings on Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 6:00 p.m ., or as soon thereafter as these matters can be heard. The hearings will be conducted in the Town of Inglis, Town Hall located at 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida. Public Hearing will be held for CPA11-L2, an application by the Town of Inglis to amend the text of the Town of Inglis Comprehensive Plan, deleting Policy 4F.1.1 of the Aquifer Recharge Sub-element of the Infrastructure Element. Public Hearing will be held for CPA11-L3, an application by Robert H. Allen, Jr. and Barbara L. Allen to amend the Future Land Use Map from Conservation to Single Family Residential-Low Density and Z11-5, an application by Robert H. Allen and Barbara L. Allen to amend the Towns Zoning Map, by changing the zoning designation on the following described property from Residence Conservation (RC-1) to Residence District (R-1). The 11.67 Acre property is located at the North side of Young Dr. -East of Lee Rd. (Parcel Number 0302800800) At the hearings, all interested parties may appear to be heard with respect to the proposed amendments. Copies of said proposed amendments as described above are available for public inspection at the Office of the Town Clerk, located at Inglis Town Hall 135 Highway 40 West, Inglis, Florida, Any person requiring reasonable accommodation to participate in this meeting should contact the Town Clerk at (352) 447-2203 (TDD) at least three days in advance. All persons are advised that if they decide to appeal any decision made at a public hearing, they will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; said record including the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. December 5, 2011. Misc. Notices Misc. Notices Misc. Notices 426-1205 MCRN Vs. Steormann, Victoria 09-2011-CA-003954 Notice of Action PUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 5TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO.: 09-2011-CA-003954 ONEWEST BANK, FSB, Plaintiff, vs. VICTORIA STEORMANN, et al, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO:UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF VICTORIA STEORMANN Last Known Address: 6149 North Misty Oak Terrace, Beverly Hills, FL 34465 Also Attempted At: 1517 Huxley Street, Keller TX 76248 8727 Also Attempted At: 119 Autumn Drive, Hauppauge NY 11788 1040 Current Residence: Unknown VICTORIA STEORMANN Last Known Address: 6149 North Misty Oak Terrace, Beverly Hills, FL 34465 Also Attempted At: 1517 Huxley Street, Keller TX 76248 8727 Also Attempted At: 119 Autumn Drive, Hauppauge NY 11788 1040 Current Residence: Unknown YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action for Foreclosure of Mortgage on the following described property: LOT 18, BLOCK B OF OAK RIDGE, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 14, PAGE(S) 62-65, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA. has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it, on Marshall C. Watson, P.A., Attorney for Plaintiff, whose address is 1800 NW 49th STREET, SUITE 120, FT. LAUDERDALE FL 33309 on or before Dec. 28, 2011, a date which is within (30) days after the first publication of this Notice in the CITRUS COUNTY CHRONICLE and file the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the complaint. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator for the Courts within 2 working days of your receipt of your notice to appear in Court at: Citrus County, John Sullivan (352) 341-6700. You can also use the online Florida State Courts System Title II ADA Accommodation Request Form. Once submitted, this will go to the appropriate ADA Coordinator in your county. WITNESS my hand and the seal of this Court this 18 day of November, 2011. Betty Strifler, As Clerk of the Court (SEAL) By: /s/ Kathy Stalbaum, As Deputy Clerk November 28 and December 5, 2011. 11-12469 428-1212 MCRNVs. Summers, Eric 2011-CA-003970 Notice of ActionPUBLIC NOTICE IN THE CIRCUIT COURT IN AND FOR CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 2011 CA 003970 METLIFE BANK, NA, AS SUCCESSOR TO EVERBANK REVERSE MORTGAGE LLC, Plaintiff, vs. ERIC SUMMERS; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ERIC SUMMERS; UNKNOWN TENANT I; UNKNOWN TENANT II; UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ON BEHALF OF SECRETARY OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT; DEBORAH S. FINN, and any unknown heirs, devisees, grantees, creditors, and other unknown persons or unknown spouses claiming by, through and under any of the above-named Defendants, Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO:ERIC SUMMERS 11181 W BOUGAINVILLEA COURT, HOMOSASSA, FL 34448 OR 3787 PALM VALLEY ROAD, SUITE 102, PONTE VERDA BEACH, FL 32082-4181 UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ERIC SUMMERS 11181 W BOUGAINVILLEA COURT, HOMOSASSA, FL 34448 OR 3787 PALM VALLEY ROAD, SUITE 102, PONTE VERDA BEACH, FL 32082-4181 LAST KNOWN ADDRESS STATED, CURRENT RESIDENCE UNKNOWN YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that an action to foreclose Mortgage covering the following real and personal property described as follows, to-wit: COMMENCE AT THE NE CORNER OF SECTION 8, TOWNSHIP 20 SOUTH, RANGE 17 EAST, CITRUS COUNTY, FLORIDA, THENCE S 88 DEGREES 58 26 W ALONG THE NORTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 8, A DISTANCE OF 267.62 FEET, TO THE EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE OF HANCOCK RD.; THENCE ALONG SAID EASTERLY RIGHT OF WAY LINE THE FOLLOWING COURSES AND DISTANCES; S 13 DEGREES 44 54 E 340.89 FEET, S 20 DEGREES 22 34 W 194.10 FEET, S 39 DEGREES 26 02 W 545 FEET, S 50 DEGREES 12 54 W 340.49 FEET, S 12 DEGREES 34 26 W 147.01 FEET, S 17 DEGREES 29 30 E 151.64 FEET, S 47 DEGREES 21 15 E 230.69 FEET AND S 13 DEGREES 50 14 W 37 FEET, THENCE LEAVING SAID RIGHT OF WAY LINE S 76 DEGREES 09 46 E 206 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE CONTINUE S 76 DEGREES 09 46 E 103 FEET, THENCE N 13 DEGREES 50 14 E 199 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE WATERS OF A CANAL, THENCE ALONG SAID WATERS N 77 DEGREES 49 52 W 103.04 FEET TO A POINT THAT BEARS N 13 DEGREES 50 14 E FROM THE POINT OF BEGINNING, THENCE S 13 DEGREES 50 14 W 196 FEET, MORE OR LESS, TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING. has been filed against you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on Lindsay R. Hall Harrison, Butler & Hosch, P.A., 3185 South Conway Road, Suite E, Orlando, Florida 32812 and file the original with the Clerk of the above-styled Court on or before 30 days from the first publication, otherwise a Judgment may be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. WITNESS my hand and seal of said Court on the 23 day of November, 2011. In accordance with the Americans With Disabilities Act, persons with disabilities needing a special accommodation to participate in this proceeding should contact Court Administration at 110 N. Apopka Avenue, Inverness, Florida 32650, telephone (352) 726-8500, not later than seven (7) days prior to proceeding. If hearing impaired, (TDD) 1-800-955-8771, or Voice (V) 1-800-955-8770, via Florida Relay Servic e. BETTY STRIFLER, CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT (COURT SEAL) By: /s/ Vivian Cancel, Deputy Clerk December 5 and 12, 2011. 300679 Foreclosure Sale/ Action Notices Foreclosure Sale/ Action Notices Foreclosure Sale/ Action Notices 783570 Tweet Tweet Tweet Follow the Chronicle on www.twitter.com/citruschroniclenews as it happens right at your finger tips Cars BMW 528, Black/Black 27K mi. $29,500 (352) 419-7224 EZ LOANSConsignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,500. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org FORD Explorer High miles, great shape, $4,000 firm (352) 382-4377 FORD Escort red, 5spd. 40mpg, am, fm, looks & runs Great, $1,300 obo (352) 212-4838 KIA 04 Optima EX V6, All leather, fully loaded One owner 87K mis. $480 0.(352) 422-4055 LINCOLN 1997 TownCar Runs good 160k cracked windshield,$800 call 352-287-3987 LINCOLN TOWN CAR 06, exc cond. 95K miles, asking $12,000. (352) 527-3276 MERCEDES 2003, C240 Like new, sliver, gray leather int. 43K mi. 4-Matic, 6 cyl. org. owner, $12,500. 352-270-8734 865-300-1884 MERCURY, Grand Marquis LS all options, perfect cond. 65K mi., $6,000 (352) 503-2959 NISSAN Altima 6800 k miles, loaded, smells new. Warranty until 2014. Health forces sale $18,950 (352) 513-4257 TOYOTA 05Camry XLE, 63K miles excellent condition new tires $12,000 (352) 302-6313 TOYOTA, PRIUS Under 50K miles, pkge 5 leather seats $17,350 (352) 746-3663 TOYOTA2008 Prius-Reliable 46 miles per gallon. Good tires. 75,700 miles. $14,000.00 352-422-2753 Classic Vehicles Audi CabrioletConvt, AT, 126k,Pearl white w/bluetop leather interior $3850 (352) 586-9498 FORD F100 Camper special ,351 eng. all org. runs good, $4,800 obo (352) 726-6864 LINCOLN 1961 Continental, convertible, 4dr, orig. leather upholstery, sound all around, $32,000 (352) 637-4642 Tell that special person Happy Birthday with a classified ad under Happy Notes. Only $28.50 includes a photo Call our Classified Dept for details352-563-5966 Trucks Ford F150Long bed, 8 cyl, AT 121k, topper,tow pack. dependable work truck $1850.(352) 586-9498 EZ LOANSConsignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,500. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org FORD 08Diesel Lariat super duty low miles, fleetwood 5th whl. K bed. 4 slides, firepl $45K obo (352) 341-1347 FORD 08Diesel Lariat super duty low miles, fleetwood 5th whl. K bed. 4 slides, firepl $45K obo (352) 341-1347 FORD 1995 F-150, 8 cyl., AT, 170K, $2,000 (352) 527-3551 Sport/Utility Vehicles CHRYSLER 04Pacifica 33K mi, leather, loaded,senior owned, Like new $11, 450 (352) 634-3806 Motorcycles 2005 HD Ultra Classic w/Fat Bagger kit, Custom seat, wheels ect $15000 OBO 352-563-6327or 860-3481 BACCIO 2011 Motor scooter MD150T-6, elec. start, new battery, 50mpg+ 42 mi. plenty of storage $1,300 (352) 726-5794 Harley Davidson 04, 1200 Sportest, turq & silver, chromed out, 7K mi. $4700 Crystal River cell 727 207-1619 HARLEY DAVIDSON2002 Low Rider 14,000 miles, one owner, lots of extras. $9500.00 352-560-3731 HONDA Silver Wing, 600CC, 26K mi., $4,000. (352) 489-2457 JUNK MOTORCYCLES WANTED Will Pay up to $200 for Unwanted Motorcycle 352-942-3492 KAWASKI 2011Vulcan 900 LP low miles, many extras 50 mpg $7,499. obo over 1000s in options (352) 697-2760 Boats WANTED TO BUY Pontoon Boat Needing Repair (352) 637-3983 Recreation Vehicles 1998 Budget Toy Hauler/camper 6x12 Wells Cargo, Insulated, AC, Elec brakes, $2500 obo 352-563-6327 or 352-860-3481 Fourwind 29 ft on Ford chassis, good condition, $20,000 neg. 352-628-0812 I Buy RVS Steve Henry, RV World of Hudson Inc.Since 1974. (888) 674-8376 (727) 514-8875 Infinity 1999 Motorhome ,4-Winds 35 foot, Triton V-10 gas, 43k miles. 2 ac,Onan gen, back-up camera, fully equipped,tow bars & hitch + brake buddy for towed vehicle.All manuals for coach & app.All serve hook-up equip. See at Oak Bend Village Rt 40 West lot70 Dunnellon. Call for tour 352-465-6335 asking $22,500. Will neg Campers/ Travel Trailers 32 foot KZ toyhauler, like new, full slide out, sleeps 7, new tires, like new Owan Gen., gas tank, alum wheels $18,500 352-795-2975 FORD 08Diesel Lariat super duty low miles, fleetwood 5th whl. K bed. 4 slides, firepl $45K obo (352) 341-1347 I BUY RVS, Travel Trailers, 5th Wheels, Motor Homes call me 352-201-6945 JAYCO2005 Jay Feather LGT 25Z New tires/brakes; sleeps 6;new queen mattress; shower/tub; stove/oven; refrig/sep freezer; lots of storage. Like new $9,500 priced below blue book retail see in Inglis 352-447-5434 Jayco Designer 95Series, 5th Whl. 37.10 3 slides, $1000 repairs from local buz $8500 (352) 628-1126 Spirit of America, 28 ft, Coachman, 4 new tires 2 new batteries, lg. slide, sleeps 5, like new $11,900, 352-637-2735 TRAIL LITE2006 travel trailer weighs 5002 lbs, 31 ft with slide out,great condition! 10,900 352-628-4729 WILDERNESS 27 ft. (fiberglass) 1 slide out, Q.bed deluxe upgrades, slps 6 WELL MAINTAINED $11,500 (352) 344-4087 Auto Parts/ Accessories Chevy Rear End 12 bolt $100 (352) 795-8846 DODGE Caravan wrecked $1,800. complete, 48K mi., Mtr & trans for $1,200 Negotiable & Parts (352) 201-8796 Maroon Cap 63 x 80 Rear slide, locks & keys exc cond. fiberglass brke & inter lights off a Dakota, New $1500 sell $450. (352) 795-3920 TAILGATE2011 Ford Ranger white, unused, with hardware. $300 .352-795-1608 388-1007 TOW BAR Stowmaster, $100.also Tow brackets for S10 Chevy & Ford Bronco II $25. ea. 352-341-0140 Vehicles Wanted $$ TOP DOLLAR $$ For Wrecked, Junk or Unwanted Cars/Trucks. $$ (352) 201-1052 $$ BUYING JUNK CARS Running or Not CASH PAID -$200 & UP (352) 771-6191 CASH BUYERS Buying Used Cars Trucks & Vans, For used car lot LARRYS AUTO SALES, Hwy 19... 352 564-8333 EZ LOANSConsignment USAWE DO IT ALL!BUY-SELL-RENTCAR-TRUCK-BOAT-RV AUTOS FROM $1,500. US 19 BY AIRPORT US 44, BY NAPA Low Payments 461-4518 & 795-4440 consignmentusa.org JUNK CARS COMPLETE JUNK CARS AND TRUCKS PAYING FROM $200 AND UP !!!DEPENDING ON MAKE MODEL & YEAR. NO TITLE NEEDED. FREE TOWING. SAME DAY REMOVAL OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK CALL TODAY FOR A FREE QUOTE. WE PAY THE MOST (352)301-8888 KEEP your used auto parts in Citrus Co. Dales Auto Parts. & Salvage Pays top $$$ for your autos. 352-628-4144 WE BUY ANY VEHICLEPerfect Condition or not so perfect, Titled, no title, no problem. Paying up to$25,000 Any make, Any model. Call A.J. (813) 335-3794 Cars Toyota CorollaExcellent cond,new radiator, battery &entire brake system$2500 352-513-4517 BUICK 02LaSabre,V6, one owner, garage kept, 72K Mi loaded. $6450. (352) 746-9002 CRYSTAL RIVERGreat Commercial location. 6545 W Gulf to Lake Highway, next to new County offices. 400 ft frontage. Zoned GNC. 50 X 55 ft two bay building with office & storage. Avail. Jan 1. Call W. Roche (352) 563-0683 Out of Town Land L akefront Sale! Sat Dec 3rd only! 2+ acres, 227 ft direct lake frontage only $34,900! Gorgeous wooded setting with deep dockable water frontage out your back door! Paved roads, power, phone, more. Excellent financing. Call now (866)952-5302, ext 108 Airplanes T Hanger for saleLocated at Inv. AP 352-446-0461 Boat Accessories 2011 175 MERCURYOpti-max-ProXS, 4 year transferable warranty $9200 obo (352) 422-4141 EVINRUDE 120HP1988 oil injected, power tilt, strong motor, runs great, must see! $1000 (352) 795-4240 Boats 2 WILDERNESS KAYAKS 12 Pungo 13 Pimlico all equip. paddles jacket, Thule roof racks $1700 both 503-6414 ProKat 20 ft140 HP Suzuki 4 stk low hours, very clean, alum tandem trailer, VHF,, twin hull t-top Depth, GPS, Windless anchor $18k obo (352) 464-4877 Proline 17 ft 4 stroke 90 HP Suzuki, very low hours, ready to fish trailer & more $13,500 352-795-3894 Dock space for rent, deep water canal in Crystal River, Water & Electric inc Call (352) 228-1209 FRESH JUMBO SHRIMP 15ct.@ $5 per lb Stone Crab@ $6 per lb delivered 727-771-7500 PROLINE 21 Cuddy, full transom, w/brack, 150 HP Yam., Bimini, VHF, porta pot, dep. finder, trailer $5,900. (352) 382-3298 Sea Eagle 2 Man Kayak brand new, sill in original package, never used $200 (352) 489-6068 SOUTHBAY Pontoon, 20ft 75HP eng. loaded, hardly used 21 hrs. on boat & mtr, $19K or take over payments 352-341-3305 STINGRAY 19ftdeep Vee, alum trlr. w/ elec. wench,bimini 3.0, I/O, $1,475 (352) 586-9498 WE HAVE BOATSGULF TO LAKE MARINE We Pay CASH For Used Clean Boats Pontoon, Deck & Fishing Boats (352)527-0555 boatsupercenter.com WE NEED BOATSSOLD AT NO FEEWORLD WIDE INTERNET EXPOSURE 352-795-1119Mercury Auth Parts and Service US 19 Crystal River (just north of the Mall) Citrus County Homes NEW HOMES Starting at $71,500. on your property!!!! Atkinson Construction 352-637-4138 Lic.# CBCO59685 Out of Town Real Estate BANK ORDERED AUCTION174+/-Bank Owned Assets-AL, GA, NC & TN. 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Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 Citrus County Land 5 acres high & dry off Cardinal on Georgeina $32,500. obo 813-426-6078 LAND 1.5 acres fenced partially cleared, on 480 in Homosassa across from firehouse. water and sewer are avail.$25K 352-382-0535 Levy County Land CABIN ON 40 ACRES of Prime Hunting Land Located in Gulf Hammock Management. Area. $165,000 OBO (352) 795-2027 (352) 634-4745 Inverness Homes For Sale 3/3/2 Home, 2,000 sq.ft. 518 Poinsettia, Reduced. Come take a look (352) 860-0878 Crystal River Homes GREAT LOCATION 3/2/2 Water access. Updated roof/ac/appliances. Corner lot w/beautiful adjacent lot. $99k 352-422-2970 Sugarmill Woods Buying or Selling REAL ESTATE,Let Me Work For You!BETTY HUNT, REALTOR ERA KEY 1 Realty, Inc.352 586-0139 hunt4houses68 @yahoo.com www.bettyhunts homes.com. Citrus County Homes FREE List of Foreclosures SAVE thousands$$$$$ Phyllis Strickland (352) 613-3503 TROPIC SHORES REALTY. FOR SALE BY OWNER Dunnellon Area, 2 story 4BR 3BA above ground pool. 8x10 utility bldg. financing avail $100 closing cost. Low Down Call Dan 800-285-4414 Michele Rose, Realtor Simply put I ll work harder 352-212-5097 isellcitruscounty@ yahoo.com Craven Realty, Inc 352-726-1515 Whether you are buying or selling your home, you need a Realtor you can rely on. Call Bonita Amonte, Realtor Cell (386)562-6665 amonte08 @gmail.com Plantation Realty Inc 1250 N. Country Club Drive Crystal River, Fl. 34429 Office (352) 795-0784 Fax: (352) 795-2887 Commercial Real Estate FOR LEASE Lecanto Hwy 44, 200 front, 3350 sf, bldg.Sales, Repair. Free mos $900. 352 302-9013 Beverly Hills Homes 2br/2ba/2car. 14 New Florida Av New roof, baths, appliances, paint, flooring, Newer A/C $65,900. 352-527-1239 2/1/2+den+FL room, GREAT area,new CHA,excellent cond.$64,500.Call 352-489-1239. Citrus Hills Homes 2 Bedroom, 2 bath house with heated pool & fireplace on 1 acre lot in Citrus Hills. In excellent cond., Owner finance with D/P + Excellent credit. Call 304-673-0110 or 304-673-5550. Reduced to $139,000 Hernando Homes Arbor Lakes, Gated Community 3/2/2 Split Flr plan Lots of ceramic, Fl. Rm. great patio & landscaping $129,900 3757 Arbor Lakes Dr. 352-344-3700 Inverness Homes 3/2/2, I.G. &C.C.3k sf. new kit. lg closets, CHA, firepl. on golf course $139K make offer, norealtors 726-0652 Have it all!Inverness Highlands, Huge 1 Family. Major updates youll enjoy only in a new home. Owner down sized due to health reasons, will negotiate. In natures paradise this 4 bedroom 3 bath on 2.8 acres fits a family with children who love to play explorer. Deep well (no water bills!), plus new whole-house water treatment system, 16x34 in-ground screened pool with fountain and lights. New 2-zone energy efficient heat/cool; new full attic R-30 insulation; new attic solar fan; new ducts/vents; updated bathrooms, 2 new AirMaster air cleaning units to remove dust, pollen, mold spores. Majestic trees. Extra long concrete driveway. Watch the deer from the lanai. Newer (2002) Timberline roof, ridge vents, 7 solar tubs thru out the house. Two 50 gallon hot water heaters. Wired for generator. Completely chain link fenced. Corral your horses, park your boat or RV. Occupancy at funding. Approx. 2700 sq ft under air. $209,900. Contact owner, 352-556-1510, 352-238-6274 email: rosepub@excite.com HIGHLANDS, Remodeled 2/1/1, w/ 2 additional lots, Nice quiet Area $58,900. (352) 697-2884