Hometown news (Melbourne, FL). 2007.
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Call:866-913-6397 Online:signup.HometownNewsOL.com Email:signup@HometownNewsOL.com*IFY OUPREVIOUSLYSIGNEDUP,DONTW ORRYYOU WILLCONTINUETORECEIVEYOURPAPERASSCHEDULED. BREVARD Looking to show some American spirit this Fourth of J uly? W ell, look no further than the S pace Coast, because this year, there are plenty of ways to honor our nations independence in Breva rd C ounty. He re is a list of some of the countys exciting events: Nor th Brevard Red, White And Boom 2012: The city of Titusville and the T itusville Area Chamber of Commerce will host an event featuring live music, food, childrens activities and a Fabulous Fireworks Sh ow at 9:15 p.m. Red, White And Boom 2012 will be held on Wednesday, July 4, at 710 p.m. at Sand Point Park, located at 10 E. Max Brewer Causeway. nd Smoke on the Water Independence Day Celebration: This three-day celebration begins on M onday, July 2, with Fireworks Over the Ocean in Cocoa Beach at the Cocoa Beach Pier, followed by F ireworks Over the Harbor in Port C anaveral on Tuesday, July 3, and F ireworks Over the Indian River in Historic Cocoa Village on W ednesday, July 4. th Annual Independence D ay Family Picnic: Face painting, bounce houses, games, contests, music and line dancing are just some of the many activities happening at this Rockledge event. The picnic will be on Wednesday, J uly 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at M cLarty Park, located at 790 Barton Blv d. C entral Brevard V ieras 18th Annual Great American Celebration: This yearly tradition combines American pride with baseball, food and fun, all happening on the berm as the Brevard M anatees take on the T ampa Yankees. For $15 per ticket, individuals will enjoy an all-youcan-eat barbeque dinner, a souvenir item, fabulous fireworks and a game of good ol fashioned baseballFireworks, fun on Fourth of JulyIndependence Day celebrations extend countywideFRIDAY, JUNE 29 Medical society dinner meeting: The Brevard C ounty Medical Society will hold its General Membership Dinner Meeting on Friday, June 29, at 6:30 p.m. at the Suntree Country Club, 1 C ountry Club Drive, Melbourne. M ember and non-member physicians and their guests are invited to attend. The evening will include live music by James Brocato and guest speaker David W eldon, M.D., candidate for U.S. Senate. Dr Weldon is a practicing physician, active member of the society, and has served in the U.S. House of R epresentatives from 19942008. Dr. Weldon will speak on issues critical to the medical community, followed by a question and answer session. The dinner is complimentary for society member physicians, and $35 for non-members and guests. To make reservations or to obtain additional information,contact Shelley at the Br evard County Medical Society office at exec@brevar dcms.org or call (321) 632.8481. The Brevard County Medical Society,established in 1904,is a professional organization of medical doctors and doctors of osteopathy.A physician r eferral service is provided to the public by calling (321) 632.8481. Only days left to register to vote: As part of its ongoing efforts to get out the vote, the League of Women V oters of Florida wants to r emind votersthat Monday, J uly 16, is the deadline to r egister to vote in the Aug. 14 primary election. The League has been active in encouraging eligiMELBOURNE PET OF THE WEEKThis happy tabby is our first Pet of the W eek. P ageA7 INSIDEV ol. 8, No. 49 Your Local News and Information Source www.HometownNewsOL.com Friday, June 29, 2012 50%OFFGift Certificates for Dining, Golf, Hotels & Much More!!!www.HometownNewsOL.com Ace Hardware Florida Discount Marine Humphries Pest Control JCs Barbecue Merle Norman Mythos Grill Salty Dog Marine TJsOur Newest Members ENTERTAINMENTB1 INDEXROMANCE NOVELCalendarA1 ClassifiedB6 Crossword B5 Horoscopes B1 Out & AboutB1 P olice Report A5 Obituaries B5 V iewpoint A6 ROMANCING THE STOVEV isit Grammy Guru online at www.home townnews ol.com See CALENDAR, A2Community calendar By Meagan McGonemmcgone@hometownnewsol.com See FIREWORKS, A2 A shley Wanuskis of Palm Bay and Heather Broome of Melbourne look worried as they are put behind bars for MDA s signature Lock-Up fundraiser at Calilou Restaur ant in Historic Downtown Melbourne Wednesday, June 20. The Muscular Dystrophy Association issued fun arrest warrants for local business and civic leaders, so they could raise bail money for the charity. F unds raised by the lock-up help local families affected by muscular dystrophy and related diseases.Andy Stefanek staff photographer Four vie for Brevard Property AppraiserBREVARD Three R epublicans and one D emocratic candidate are in the race for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser this election season. I ncumbent Jim Ford will compete against challengers Dana Blickley, J ason Steele and Charlie S itton for the position of Pr operty Appraiser, whose primary job is to prepare an annual tax roll, which must comply with constitutional and specific statemandated standards to be approved by the Florida D epartment of Revenue. B asic information about the candidates is as follows: D ana Blickley Age: 44 City: T itusville Years as resident: 27 O ccupation: budget administrator for a large public agency E ducation: B achelor of Science in public administration, with a minor in legal studies and a Master of Public Administration from the University of C entral Florida in Orlando Or ganizations affiliated with: N ational Veterans H omeless Support, Inc., B oard of Directors; Breva rd Aiding Shelter Animals Project Board of Dir ectors; member and mentor with the Brevard P ublic Schools Leadership C ouncil and the Brevard Schools Foundations Take S tock in Children programBy T ammy Roberts A ssociate Managing Editortroberts@hometownnewsol.com Melbourne Cash Mob to pummel local business with supportMELBOURNE Melbourne City Councilman Greg Jones is putting his cash where his mob is in H istoric Downtown Melbourne. On Saturday, June 30, a cash mob will descend on a mystery business in the downtown area, and each participant will be armed with $20 to spend. The cash mob concept is based on a flash mob, where a group of people agree to meet at a certain time and place and stage a performance dance or otherwise. Most of the time, the flash mob does this as a form of art or entertainment, while the cash mob has a clear mission of supporting local business and furthering a sense of community. I t s a grassroots movement, Mr. Jones said. Mr. Jones, who serves D istrict 6, was elected in 2010 and is the newest council member. He has lived in Melbourne for 22 Andy Stefanek/staff photographerGreg Jones shows off one of the $20 bills destined to be spent during the Cash Mob event in Downtown Melbourne June 30. Mr. Jones will lead the mob of participants to a mystery location in an effort to support and encourage local businesses. Those attending must agree to spend at least $20 at the chosen establishment. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. at Matts Casbah on New Haven Avenue.By Lisa M. OnoratoXxx@hometownnewsol.com See MOB, A7 See APPRAISER, A8Behind bars!


ble voters to prepare for the A ugust and November elections. The League encourages F lorida voters to call their local supervisor of elections to check their voter registration status and update it, if needed. In addition to its BeR eadyToV ote.org w ebsite, the League has also partnered with Microsoft to offer smartphone users a quick and simple way to connect to their supervisors of elections office. The League has created a unique smartphone tag that, when scanned, connects voters to a mobile w ebsite where they can access the Florida Division of Elections database to check their voter status. F or more information about the upcoming elections and voter registration, visit the website www.BeReadyToVote.org. If you are Spanish speaker, y ou may visit www.VamosAVotar.org.SAT URDAY, JUNE 30 Genealogy of the Constitution: Krisanne Hall, Constitutional lecture, attorney, former prosecutor, disabled veteran, Russian linguist and dedicated patriot, presents Roots of Liberty, the 700-year genealogy of the C onstitution 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. S aturday, June 30, at the Shr ine Temple, 1591 W. Eau G allie Blvd, Melbourne. The suggested adult contribution is $10. Students and children are free. A ttendees will be participants in a nationally distributed video. The lecture is presented by R onal Reagan Clubs Inc. and Americans For Prosperity. RSVP is required for lunch and certificate of completion. This event is presented for the preservation of the Constitution and its guaranteed freedoms. F or more information or to r egister,email bethanddale@att.net or call (321) 223-5924. Celebrate America free family event: On Saturday, J une 30, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., celebrate America with the S ons and Daughters of the American Revolution with a K idStuff concert, the Breva rd C ounty Supervisor of Elec tions, Recycle Brevard, Cer amics Unleashed, Pitty P atty the Clown, Nancy D uso Face Painting, Hidden P otentials, Watch-KnowLearn Webinar, Christina S tuart Photography, Andy Ortizs Museum on Wheels, W CN Interactive national Tw eet-up location, plus The Three Bears vs. Gold E. Locks mock trial. It s fun. Its history and Its free activities for everyone. The event will take place at The Knowledge Exchange, 5151 Babcock St. N.E., (just south of Palm Bay Road), P alm Bay. F or more information,visit www.TKE4me.com or call (321) 676-8606. California State Club to meet: The California State Club is comprised of people who have lived in or come from California The next get-together will be a luncheon on Saturday, J une 30; and instead of the usual restaurant, the founders will be holding the pot luck luncheon in its home in Viera. The group will meet at 12:30 p.m. All who come are asked to bring a dish to share rather than the usual of ordering at a restaurant. The club was started during 2010 and meets for lunch approximately bimonthly at different locations in Brevard County. M embers come from all ov er the State of California, so newcomers are bound to meet someone from the area they lived in. F or more information about the club,call (321) 253-2655. Free kids summer wildlife program series: M erritt Island National W ildlife Refuge is presenting a series of kids wildlife programs. Children ages 5 and older, accompanied by adults, are w elcome to join. The programs will include live animal presentations and activities relating to local wildlife and their conservation. These programs are sponsored by the Merritt I sland Wildlife Association. The program schedule is: Live Owls and Dissection of Owl Pellets: Saturday, June 30, at 1 p.m. Gopher Tortoise: Burro wing Buddies: Saturday, J uly 7, at 1 p.m. Reptiles Alive: Saturday, July 14, at 1 p.m. Wild about Raptors: S aturday, July 21, at 1 p.m. All about Bats: Saturday, July 28, at 1 p.m. The Visitor Center at the M erritt Island National W ildlife Refuge is located on S tate Road 402, five miles at the Space Coast Stadium, located at 5800 Stadium Par kway in Viera. G ates open at 5 p.m., and the game starts at 6:35 p.m. The event will take place on W ednesday, July 4. T ickets cost $15 for this event. Admission is free for children 4 and younger. T ickets are sold at Vieras H ome Discovery Center at 7850 Shoppes Drive. I ndependence Day Par ade: This Fourth of July parade will hit the streets at 10 a.m. near the railroad tracks in Downtown Melbourne, and it will travel w est on New Haven Avenue to Oak Street, then northward to Honor Americas Liberty Bell Museum. The parade will take place on W ednesday, July 4. I ndependence Day Fir eworks: The city of Melbourne will host its Independence Day Fireworks at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, ov erlooking the Indian River Lagoon. The Claude Edge Fr ont Street Park, just north of the Melbourne Causeway at 2210 Front St., provides primary viewing for display. S outh Brevard Splashes and Sparks I ndependence Day Celebration: This event, featuring live music, a patriotic bike parade, food and fun, will be held from 5 to 10 p.m., with fireworks beginning at 9:15 p .m. The Splashes and Sparks I ndependence Day Celebration will be held on W ednesday, July 4, at the Br evard Community College P alm Bay Campus Fairgrounds, 250 Community C ollege Parkway, Palm Bay. 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BREVARD In a race that began with seven candidates, only four have qualified to run for the D istrict 3 seat on the Br evard County Board of C ounty Commissioners this election season. I ncumbent Trudie J. In fantini will face Republican challengers Jason M ahaney and Helen Voltz, as well as Joe Pishgar, the only Democratic candidate in the race. Br evard Countys District 3 includes the cities of Palm Ba y, M elbourne, Melbourne B each, Malabar and GrantV alkaria. B asic information about the candidates is as follows: Tr udie Infantini Age: 54 City: unincorporated Br evard County Y ears as resident: 22 O ccupation: Brevard C ounty Commissioner D istrict 3; accounting instructor at Florida Tech E ducation: B achelors degree in business administration from Florida International University in M iami; masters degree in accounting from Florida A tlantic University in Boca R aton Organizations affiliated with: F lorida Institute of Cer tified Public Accountants, Space Coast Early I ntervention Center in M elbourne, South Beach S occer Club, South Beach Little League Mar ital status: married to husband, Anthony Nu mber of children: four In 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for this seat: The county still needs a capable, fiscally conservative, commissioner. Revenues dropped, and I had the financial skill-set needed to fight to reduce the 2008 $1,337 billion budget down to $932 million in 2012 (30% budget decrease in four years). As your commissioner, due to my 29 y ears of accounting (and auditing inquisitiveness), I have researched, then asked, the tough questions, while fighting for the taxpayers. The most important issue in this race is selecting the most qualified candidate to be a steward of the residents tax dollars. I have been and will continue to be your watchdog. J ason B.Mahaney Age: 40 City: Grant-Valkaria Y ears as resident: 30 y ears in Brevard O ccupation: P lans examiner for the city of P alm Bay; vice mayor for the town of Grant-Valkaria E ducation: Emergency M edical Technician certification from Brevard Community College Palm Bay C ampus; paramedic certification from Space C oast Health Institute in M elbourne; certifications through the Electrical, M echanical and Plumbing foundations of the Building Officials Association of F lorida in Ocala; Advanced I nstitute for Elected Municipal Officials at the John Scott Dailey Florida Institute of Government in Orlando Organizations affiliated with: U nited Way of Brevar d; Project Response, Grant Seafood Festival; Grant BBQ Fest (Toys for K ids); Palm Bay East Little League Baseball coach; P alm Bay Fast Pitch Little League Softball coach; Palm B ay Police Athletic League F ishing Program guide Mar ital status: married to wife, Regina Nu mber of children: three In 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for this seat: I moved to Brevard County in 1982, and my wife, Regina, and I are raising our family in South Brevard. I am an active part of our community with volunteering for the U nited Way of Brevard, Pr oject Response, Grant S eafood Festival and several other organizations. I am the vice mayor of GrantV alkaria and have fought to keep the town debt-free and at one of the lowest tax rates in Brevard. I am a certified building inspector and plans examiner for the city of Palm Bay. I put the r esidents first. I am the right choice for County Commission! Visit www.votemahaney.com. Joe Pishgar Age: 31 City: We st Melbourne Y ears as resident: 31 O ccupation: Dir ector of community relations for B estofmedia Group E ducation: A ttended Br evard Community C olleges Cocoa Campus Organizations affiliated with: T ake Back the Night; K eep Brevard Beautiful In 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for this seat: C ounty Commissioner isnt a role Im running for because it benefits me personally. I want to be your next County Commissioner because I believe we can r ealize the dream of becoming the technology capital of F lorida and the Southeast by investing in our future and reaching out to hightech businesses. Ill fight to make Brevard attractive to businesses and residents alike by ensuring that we r esponsibly fund essential county services while holding the line on lower taxes. H elen Voltz Age: 64 City: W est Melbourne Y ears as resident: 34 O ccupation: R etired as a re gistered nurse at Circles of Ca re in Melbourne; served as a Brevard County District 5 County Commissioner from 1996-2000 and a D istrict 3 Commissioner from 2004-08 E ducation: Associates degree in business administration from Brevard C ommunity Colleges Palm B ay Campus; Associates degree in Science from Br evard Community C olleges Cocoa Campus; B achelors degree in professional administration from B arry University on Merritt I sland and a masters degree in business administration from Webster University on M erritt Island Organizations affiliated with: volunteer teacher with J unior Achievement in Br evard; member of the P alm Bay Sertoma Club; S outh Brevard Crime Task For ce; Cystic Fibrosis; Mar ch of Dimes; West M elbourne Business Association; Republican W omens Network of South Brevard Mar ital status: married to husband, Norman Nu mber of children: three In 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for this seat: W ith unemployment near 10 percent, I want to work to bring jobs to Brevard, lower taxes, reduce regulations and ensure your property r ights are not violated, while r unning government more efficiently. F or more information about the upcoming Br evard County elections, visit www.votebrevard.com. Adopt a pet www.brevardsheriff.comF or more information, Contact Corrections Deputy Soto at(321) 690-1592or visit our website Corrections Deputy Matthews holds Darla, a 3 year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback mix. Darla is currently in the Paws & Stripes Program at the Brevard County Jail Complex, and is available for adoption. www.HometownNewsOL.com F riday, June 29, 2012 Melbourne A3 A pply for help online at www.clsmf.org Q uality Medical Care,A Multi-Specialty Medical Practice675 S. Babcock Street Melbourne(321) 951-1010 2254 Hwy A1A, Indian Harbor Beach-(321) 777-4461 1264 Malabar Rd. PB until 6/28 then 5200 Babcock St., Ste. 106, Palm Bay (321) 729-9306We will be seeing patients in our existing location (1264 Malabar Road, Palm Bay) until June 27th at 5PM. We will be closed for routine care from 6/28 to 7/1, and will open for regular business on 7/2. Patients with acute concerns of questions may still call the ofce and our staff will bring your concerns to the providers, possibly to be seen that day. We are excited to make this move and hope that you will come see us at our new location. Dr. Thu, Internal Medicine, Michele Lavish, ARNP, Internal Medicine and Dr. Kourie, Nephrology sees patients Monday through Friday 8AM to 5PM. We are happy to care for you and your family. We accept Medicare, most commercial insurances, and self pay. Emergency walk-ins welcome.QU ALITY MEDICAL CARE,PADR. KYAW THU, DR. JORGE KOURIE, AND MICHELE LAVISH, ARNPWILL BE MOVING TO 5200 BABCOCK STREET SUITE 106 PALM BAY NE,FL 32905 Any questions,please call (321) 729-9306.A ttention V alued P atients, P r ospectiv e N ew P atients and the C ommunity of P alm B ay! 4001 Stack Boulevard Melbourne, FL 32901321-722-4440www.century-oaks.org An Active Senior Community Independent or Assisted LivingOur staff is committed to providing an uplifting atmosphere & the best quality care for an active retirement community Full Service Respite Stays Pets Welcome Heated Pool Full Activity Schedule Spacious Apartments Full Kitchen & Screen Porches Ask About Our Independent Living Specials and "Not Quite Ready" PackageJoin us for a complimentary Sunday Brunch. Reservations required. Assisted Living Lic#10095 Four remain in race for District 3 County Commission seatBy T ammy Roberts A ssociate Managing Editortroberts@hometownnewsol.com Jason B. 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east of U.S. Highway 1 in T itusville. P lease call (321) 861-5601 to make reservations and for information.SUNDAY, JULY 1 Club Esteem is finalist in T oy otas 100 Cars for G oodcampaign: Club Esteem has a one in five chance at winning a new car for use at its facility. Y ou can help Club Esteem by voting on Tuesday, July 17, for Club Esteem to win a car. After your vote, share with your friends and encourage others to support Club Esteem with their vote as well. How to vote: Log in to your Facebook page andsearch for Toyota 100 Cars for Good. Dont have a Facebook page? Creating one is quick and easy, and you can delete it any time. Click on the green button that says Browse Orgs and search for Club Esteem.When Club Esteem appears, click on Club Esteem. SelectRemind Me to r eceive a reminder to vote. Y ou may also select Grab W idget to add the widget to y our business web page. Vote on July 17 for Club Esteem. T ogether we can win this carand improve Club Esteems services. N inety-two percent of Club Esteem students are from low income homes. S ixty-seven percent of Club Esteem students live below the federal poverty level. In 2011-12, 100 percent of Club Esteem students were minorities. Club Esteem provides freetutoring, homework help and enrichment activities such as STEM programming, music, art, dance and drama lessons, as well as A CT/SAT/FCAT test prep. Thank you for your continued support of Club Esteem. Club Esteem is located at 3316 Monroe St., Melbourne. Commission seeks nominations for Florida W omens Hall of Fame: The Florida Commission on the Status of Women is accepting nominations now through Monday, July 16, for the 2012-13 Florida W omens Hall of Fame. The Womens Hall of Fame has recognizes and honors F lorida women who have made significant contributions to the improvement of life for all Floridians. N omination forms are available on the Florida Commission on the Status of W omens Website at www.fcsw.net or by calling (850) 414-3300. The commission reviews the nominations and recommends 10 nominees to Gov. Rick Scott. The governor then selects up to three women for induction into the Womens Hall of Fame in Mar ch 2013. Student wins pageant, advances to next round: R ecently, Melbourne Central C atholic High School junior Laura Kirkman was titled C entral Floridas Outstanding Teen by the Miss America Organization. The pageant took place in Daytona. Ms. Kirkman competed with 12 other girls in the C entral Florida Teen Division. The pageant was her first. She participated in interview, fitness, evening w ear, talent and on-stage question categories. For the talent portion of the competition, she performed a baton twirling routine to the song Hallelujah. S he will now enter into the statewide Florida Outstanding Teen competition in St. P etersburg. It will take place J uly 1-7. M iss Americas Outstanding Teen Pageant is the first official teen pageant in association with the Miss America Organization. It is a scholarship pageant that promotes academic accomplishment, community involvement and communication skills in young women. F or more information,call (321) 727-0793,Ext.301.MONDAY, JULY 2 Senior social group: Pr ime Time, a social group for seniors with a program or speaker, meets the first M onday of each month, unless it is a holiday. The next meeting will be M onday, July 2, beginning at 11:30 a.m. in the Social Hall of Temple Israel, 7350 Lake Andrews Drive, Viera. A ttendees should bring brown bag lunch. Dessert and beverages will be supplied. F ollowing the social and lunch time, a program begins at noon. The July program will consist of a presentation by an ophthalmologist from the Br evard Eye Center on the subject of eye care. Pr ime Time programs are different each month throughout the year. M eetings are open to all and all are welcome. F or more information, please call (321) 617-9102.TUESDAY, JULY 3 Youth programs at the Eau Gallie Public Library: J uly programs for youth is called Super Tuesdays: July 3, 2 p.m.: Tanabata J apanese Star Festival. July 10, 2 p.m.: Gator Bill with reptiles of Florida July 17, 2 p.m.:Jiggleman July 24, 2 p.m.: End of S ummer Carnival with T winkles the Clown July 23 and 30, 7 p.m.: Fir efly stories a family stor ytime with a craft J oin the Summer Reading Club. Read for fun and prizes. The Eau Gallie Public Library is at 1521 Pineapple Ave ., Melbourne. Contact Youth Services at (321) 255-4304 for more details.WEDN ESDAY, JULY 4 Storytime with Ms. Sa rah: J oin in every W ednesday morning for S torytime with Ms. Sarah in the childrens department at Barnes & Noble, 1955 W. N ew Haven Ave., West Melbourne. Each week, Ms. Sarah highlights a new and unique childrens book with fun activities. This week, they will be celebrating the Fourth of July with a special storytime. I nfant to preschool is the suggested age group. F or more information,call (321) 726-8817 or email crm2834@bn.com. Humane Society: The C entral Brevard Humane So ciety, the Molly Mutt Thrift Shops and the Wellness Clinic will be closed W ednesday, July 4, in observ ance of Independence Day. F or more information,call (321) 636-0127 or visit www.crittersavers.com. Summer boater education: The Banana River Sail & Power Squadron presents summer boater education classes. Junior Safe Boating: r egister at the city of S atellite Beach Recreation C enter. The class is for ages 11-17. C all (321) 773 6458. Engine maintenance: course runs for 6-7 W ednesdays and covers theory and maintenance and diagnosis Sail for the non-sailor: covers boat and sail rigs, theory, stability, tuning, handling and rules and includes one on-the F riday, June 29, 2012 A4 MelbourneHometown News Dr. Denture Quality Dentures Reasonable Fees Competitive Prices Medicaid AcceptedOne Day Service for Relines and RepairsEconomy Dentures Starting at $390 full set $265 singleDeluxe Dentures Starting at $660 full set $400 singleCall for appointment: 321-259-1949313 N. BABCOCK ST. MELBOURNE 201 Fourth Ave. Indialantic, FL 32903321-729-4243Contact@BodyWiseSpecialists.comBodyWiseSpecialists.com DOGGIE DO'S 10% OFF Any Service(with this ad)Apply to Total Bill Not to be combined with any other discounts One coupon per visit Exp. 8/20/12Grooming Training2901-G Palm Bay Rd. N.E. Palm Bay, FL 32905 (321) 733-6611www.doggiedosgrooming.com Locator Line. Shopping Line321.727.8062 Program deters drunk driving on Fourth of JulyBREVARD Fourth of J uly is a day celebrated around the nation with fireworks, food, fun and sometimes alcohol. So what happens when the barbeques are over, and its time to go home? If you have alcohol in y our system, AAA and B udweiser dont want you to get behind the wheel. I nstead, the organizations encourage you to call Tow to Go, a free program designed to bring drivers and their vehicles to their homes during holidays. S ince the program began in 1998, it has safely and confidentially removed more than 18,000 intoxicated drivers off the roads in F lorida, Georgia and parts of Tennessee, said Joanna N ewton, AAA spokeswoman for Tow to Go. The reason we do this y ear after year is because we want to protect everybody on the road, not just the intoxicated driver, Ms. N ewton said. S he said the program is unique because it eliminates the issue behind a major reason people drive under the influence: They are worried about leaving their vehicles behind. How ever, she emphasized that the program, offered to both AAA members and non-members, is to be used as a last resort rather than a go-to option for traveling. The program provides local tows only within a 10-mile r adius and can bring as many as two passengers home. In 2010, 17,748 alcoholr elated crashes occurred in F lorida, according to the F lorida Highway Patrol. The Florida Highway P atrol asks individuals to prevent drunk driving on I ndependence Day by assigning designated drivers, using taxis and mass-transit services, and r eporting aggressive or intoxicated drivers by calling *FHP (*347). To w to Go will run from J uly 4-7.To call Tow to Go, dial 1-800-AAA-HELP.Brings people, cars safely home at no costBy Meagan McGonemmcgone@hometownnewsol.com CalendarF rom page A2 See CALENDAR, A8


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Sterlingsilver charms from $25 Police report Indian Harbour Beach P olice Department Timothy A. Eisemann, 27, of 1545 Clover Circle, M elbourne, was charged J une 17 with fleeing/attempting to elude a police officer and driving while license suspended.Melbourne P olice Department Danny Roger Allen, 35, of 2500 Parkway Drive, Melbourne, was charged June 15 with dealing in stolen property and fraud-giving false o wnership information to pawn items. Shawn Ryan Martinez, 28, of 22 Dale Ave., Melbourne, was charged June 15 with possession of a controlled substance without a prescription. Brittany B. Spivey, 22, of 2104 Greenway Drive S., M elbourne, was charged J une 15 with unarmed burglary of an unoccupied dwelling and petit larceny. Xerxes Lajuane Havis, 40, of 3444 Sandpiper Court, M elbourne, was charged J une 16 with sexual assault of a victim older than 12 by physical force. Jamie Irene Lane, 46, of 1584 Highland Ave., Melbourne, was charged June 16 with prostitution and felony battery. Clark F. Dennard, 48, of 2932 Lipscomb St., Melbourne, was charged June 19 with possession of cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia. Frank Emilio Vaccarelli, 24, of 6400 Woodlake Drive N.E., Palm Bay, was charged J une 19 with aggravated assault with a deadly w eapon and criminal mischief-property damage. Dawn Carter, 40, of 3316 T estimony St., Melbourne, was charged June 20 with prostitution. Samantha Ringler, 27, of 1276 Wilson St., Melbourne, was charged June 20 with r esisting arrest with violence, resisting arrest without violence, felony battery and felony battery on an officer/firefighter/EMT. Ambrosia G. Spivey, 31, of 20 Circle Ave., Melbourne, was charged June 20 with possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, possession of cocaine with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and selling cocaine. Lisa N. Teague, 34, address unknown, was charged June 20 with selling cocaine, possession of cocaine, prostitution and possession of drug paraphernalia. John Michael Bennett, 50, of 574 Cherokee Ave., M elbourne, was charged J une 21 with felony battery by strangulation-domestic violence. Mario Henry, 25, address unknown, was charged June 21 with armed robbery and possession of drug paraphernalia.P alm Bay P olice Department Willie McCullough, 28, of 816 Camper Road E., Melbourne, was charged June 16 as a habitual traffic offender driving on a suspended license, fleeing/attempting to elude a police officer, possession of a weapon/ammo by a convicted felon, carrying a concealed firearm and possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana.W est Melbourne P olice Department Mary Latarsha Quinn, 38, of 760 Carolina St., Melbourne, was charged June 17 with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and carrying a concealed electric w eapon. Michael R. Moran, 23, of 2225 Kingly Court, West Melbourne, was charged June 20 with kidnapping-false imprisonment of an adult and felony battery.Brevard County Sheriffs Office Nancy Burley, 49, of 1834 B ayhill Drive, Melbourne, was charged June 15 with aggravated battery on a person 65 years old or older. Douglas Ray Johnson, 54, of 2760 Allen Mill Ave., Melbourne, was charged June 15 with aggravated battery causing bodily harm. Atilla Atagozli, 19, of 1705 O ld Glory Blvd., Melbourne, was charged June 16 with possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of more than 20 grams of marijuana. Dorothy Faye Johnson, 42, of 2604 Lipscomb St., M elbourne, was charged J une 17 with petit larceny, two counts of felony violation of probation and two counts of felony on-site violation of probation. Michael A. Stewart, 33, of 3000 Monroe St., Melbourne, was charged June 17 with selling cocaine and possession of cocaine. Michelle Lowry Schommer, 29, of 1673 Sweetwood Dr ive, Melbourne, was charged June 18 with larceny, dealing in stolen property and passing forged/altered identification to a secondhand property dealer. Kyle Zellers, 23, of 144 B ay Shore Drive, Melbourne B each, was charged June 19 with petit larceny, unarmed burglary of an unoccupied structure and felony violation of probation. Justin Joel Duncan, 21, of 2163 Lucille Lane, Palm Bay, was charged June 20 with r eckless driving, possession of not more than 20 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony violation of drug laws. Jamel D. Dunn, 26, of 367 S awyer St. S., Palm Bay, was charged June 20 with aggrav ated battery on an officer/firefighter/EMT, fleeing/attempting to elude a police officer, driving while license suspended, resisting arrest without violence and hit-and run. Christopher George Goody, 19, of 188 Lagoon St., P alm Bay, was charged June 20 with hit-and-run-failure to remain at crash and felony violation of probation. Angel Joey Hernandez, 23, of 220 E. University Blvd., M elbourne, was charged J une 20 with criminal mischief-property damage, felony battery, aggravated battery and two counts of felony battery by strangulation-domestic violence. Brett M. McCloy, 38, of 2816 Choctour Drive, Melbourne, was charged June 20 with criminal mischiefproperty damage, felony contempt of court-violation of injunction and felony onsite violation of probation. Nathaniel Lee Allgaier, 30, of 1081 Footbridge Drive, M elbourne, was charged J une 21 with dealing in stolen property and falsifying information on a pawn broker trade. Gregory Brian Sheets, 55, address unknown, was charged June 21 with aggrav ated assault with a deadly w eapon and resisting arrest without violence. Editors note: This is a list of arrests,not convictions, and all arrestees are presumed innocent unless or until proven guilty in a court of law. Law enforcement to conduct tobacco law compliance checks this summerBREVARD School may be out for summer vacation in Brevard County, but area law enforcement agencies are still on the watch for any retail stores violating Florida law by selling tobacco products to minors. S tudies have shown that almost 90 percent of tobacco users begin using by age 18. About 99 percent of all adult smokers in the United States start by age 26, according to a new study on youth tobacco use released in Mar ch by the U.S. Surgeon Generals Office. The study found that each day in the U.S., 3,800 people younger than 18 take their first puff of a cigarette, and more than 1,000 of them become daily smokers. They replace the 1,200 people who die each day in the U.S. from smoking. Another national study, cited by the Monroe To bacco Prevention and C essation Coalition in I ndiana, found that June, J uly and August are the months with the greatest number of teens, who try tobacco for the first time. R esearchers explained the spike was likely due to teens having less adult-supervised time during the summer. C ompliance checks are planned this summer in Br evard County to deter store owners, managers and employees from selling tobacco products to minors by checking the identification of potential consumers. Those who choose not to obey Florida state statutes will be held accountable. In addition, those in compliance help to reduce the initiation and use of tobacco products by underage youth simply by denying them access. The checks involve a teenaged investigative aide and a law enforcement officer. The teen aide enters the store and attempts to purchase a tobacco product, while the officer remains outside. If the purchase is successful, the store is given a court citation, levied a monetary fine and, in some cases, the clerk is arrested. Store fines range from $500 for the first offense to a loss of the stores tobacco sales permit after the fourth offense. In partnership with the Br evard Tobacco Initiative, state law enforcement agents conducted compliance checks at 510 r etail stores and outlets in Brevard County in 2011 to ensure they were selling tobacco responsibly. Of those checked, 474 stores were found to be in compliance with state laws. F or more information about the Brevard Tobacco Initiative,contact R eneeRuffin-Price at (321) 255-0800 or email r uffinprice@brevardtobaccoinitiative.org.F or Hometown NewsBrevnews@hometownnewsol.com


A6 Melbourne THIS WEEKS LUCKY THIS WEEKS LUCKYBUMPER STICKER VEHICLE If This is your license plate go to the nearest HTN Office to verify by noon Tuesday.This weeks prize is: $200 GET YOUR BUMPER STICKER TODAY!Stop by ANY office or CALL!!!WIN $100-$1000 I My VOLUSIA CO. 386-322-5900 BREVARD CO. 321-242-1013INDIANRIVER/MARTIN/ST LUCIE CO.772-465-5656 through high school, and for some other things a golden chord for a 3.5 grade point average, a special sash and different colored gown for completion of a designated number of AP courses. Well, that was about it. How ever, there were other achievements, others overlooked a tiny pin for a weighted grade point average of more than 4.0, the size of a fingernail, no mention of a National H onor Society membership (although it was noted with an asterisk by a students name in the graduating students guide). These things shouldnt have been made so trivial, but there was a bigger problem. A whole special category of graduates was overlooked the students who earned a two-year college degree (Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, etc.) by the time of their high school graduation. There they were, sitting in an honored spot, just behind those up front because of the AP diploma that earns the candidate a special gown and sash, but looking utterly indistinguishable from any other graduate. I didnt notice at first. I had already earned my AP diploma r ights with the flashy sash and gown that accompanies it. They noticed, though, and I heard one of them say you know, those of us that got an AA degree should get a special gown as well. One of the AP students sitting in the front row turned around and said, Well, our classes were harder, you know. Sa dly, that was the end of the conversation, but it got me thinking. What about those who graduated with a Brevard C ommunity College degree? I thought about it as it was just graduation practice and none of us had our graduation regalia on at the time and I r ealized that there was nothing to recognize these graduates. No chord, no sash, no special gown, not even a tiny pin the size of a fingernail. I had also earned my AA degree and AP, and BCC classes we re n t all that different. I had been in BCC courses that took much more time and dedication than any of my AP classes, and on top of that, many more BCC classes (enough to earn a two-year degree) had to be taken to get the degree than AP courses (you had to have six for the diploma); and many BCC students, including myself, took night courses and summer courses just to make it. So I determined that I would go and talk to those in charge of the graduation ceremony to see if there was something that could be done to get these students something to put on their gowns too (there were only 12 graduating with a BCC degree). I finally ended up talking to the principal, the only one with the power to change it, and he said he had never heard a complaint and was not going to do anything about it. My M om, who went there with me to support the cause, even offered to go over to a trophy shop to see if she could buy something that all the BCC-high school graduates could w ear, and he refused. We had to leave, but it was still on my mind; so I determined maybe if I could get enough of the BCC students to complain, at least it could change for the 2013 graduates. Perhaps what he needed was to hear enough people voice how this made them feel. The next day, though, they were overlooked once again in group photos. F irst, all AP students were gathered to take a group picture, then the honors chord graduates, then the pre-AP/AP school academy members. They told us to line up to go out to the graduation ceremony. What happened to the BCC students graduating with an AA degree? No group photo, no mention, skirted to the side, not r ewarded like the others that achieved things of significant v alue. At this point, I was pretty mad, and well honestly, I dont know what to do from here. A petition to sign perhaps but it doesnt fix what already happened that probably has been occurring since these programs came into existence the feeling of working hard earning something special that appears to others as something not as important, perhaps, just because they didnt get anything that visually distinguished them, set them apart among their peers, not even the group picture to hang on a wall. This is an injustice, and something needs to be done.The worst dressed first lady in historyI know Im going to ruffle some feathers when your readers r ead this. However, Im a man, and in my opinion, Michelle Obama is the worst dressed first lady who has occupied the White House, even worse than Eleanor Roosevelt. There is a book on protocol at the White House. It is taught to presidents and first ladies. Apparently, she has cut classes. H er husband should say something to her. Is he afraid of her? There is also a book on protocol for newly-promoted military generals and their wives. What I am talking about is wearing sleeveless clothing for formal and semi-formal occasions. Perhaps she wants to start a new trend. However, what she should do is start the trend when she leaves the White House. I understand she has 23 assistants. One of them should be talking to her on what is appropriate for the ceremony she would be attending. Perhaps they are afraid to do so. S ome of her sleeveless dresses have a flower or flowers bigger than her belly. I think they are awful. S ome of you out there are going to say I am old-fashioned. Let me remind you of one thing a dignified appearance doesnt change and remains acceptable under all conditions. B eing the wife of the President of the United States demands that she show the highest form of dignity at all times. Her sleeveless attire is totally unacceptable. A businessman to run the country?D id I hear correctly?Someone behind (Mitt) Romney, or maybe it was Mr. Romney himself, (or his new BFF Trump), stated that (President Barack) Obama was nevera businessman so how can he run a country.OMG! C an you imagine, (President) Obama is not a businessman. How did he ever get elected? Lets see now, who can weconsider torun for the presidency, who is a businessman and can run a country (business)? How about Tycos Dennis Kozlowski. Lets see, a great businessman but, oh my,he wasindicated for theft. He absconded withmore than $137 million from Tyco, most of that targeted for employee assistance for loans. A brilliant businessman, I must say.Unfortunately (or fortunately), hes in prison for8 1/2 to 25 years.(He was just denied parole after only six years). I dont think we can wait that long. Hes 65 now. Doesnt look good. So hes out. Now, how about Bernard Madoff a genius of a businessman, the Ponzie King. He successfully proceededon pulling off the largest financial fraud in U.S. history.(U.S. H istory, isnt that a hoot?). He founded the Wall Street firm of M adoff Investments Securities LLC that made it possible to pull off the brilliant scam with friends and family as targets as well. You have to be a brilliant businessman to accomplish that. Again, unfortunately hell be mummified by the time we canconsider him for any position in the Oval Office. He s not getting out anytime soon (or anytime at all). Then theres Ken Lay, the founder of Enron. He was a master businessman. But he was indicted in 2006of corporate abuse and accounting fraud but not afterforcing thousand of peopleinto poverty andbankruptcy, loss of pension and savings. Unfortunately(or fortunately) he died before he had to spend some time with the brothers. B ut theres always his partner in crime, Enron CEO Jeff S killing,another businessman. Hes still around and a good possibility to run the country. Hes a businessman to die for. J ack Abramoff, the lobbyist who touted being a businessman in many fields, is walking the street as we speak. He only got six years, and was out in 2010. Lets see whats hes doing these days. He may be interested in running the country better than (President) Obamaever could. We have a lot of businessmen to chose from. I could go on and on comparing the lack of business experience(President) Obama has with the experienced. And this was avery, very, veryshort list of American businessmen to choose from. Ill take my chances. (This is not for political preferences). Im just stating a fact that someone should have thought of before they spoke. A big-time conservative speaksI am a conservative, a big-time conservative, especially after the last 3 1/2 years when Mr. Obama was elected president. If I had not been a Republican then, I sure would be now. I just got a letter from David Axelrod, who is the senior campaign strategist for President Obama. They are complaining because so much money. And he says we arent raising $10 million at a time from anonymous donors. Duh! B ut they can raise $13 million at time from their movie stars and other people, but thats OK. I find it kind of interesting that I, a Republican, would get something like this from the Democrats, and especially Mr. Axelrod, a communist. What is he doing around the president?The lady in SuntreeThis is directed to the lady in Suntree who ranted about what a mess this country is in. I agree that the country is in a mess, but I respectfully disagree with your assessment that President Obama is responsible for the mess. M aybe you could help us pinheads, as you referred to us by a reply to the following questions: 1. What are President Obamas false, famous flip-flops? 2. Which groups just dont get it, and why are they sad? 3. Is President Obama the only politician who would say, or do, anything to get elected? Obviously, you didnt watch the r ecent Republican primary. 4. You must be beyond (the age of having children), but when you were of child-bearing age, did you agree that the government could tell you what you can (and cant) do with y our body? I believe that women are not dumb and have the r ight to make decisions concerning their bodies, and not the government. 5. Can you tell us why the unemployment among women is the highest that it has ever been? What did President Obama do to cause this? 6. You state that the president caused everything the gas and the unemployment, etc. Can you tell us what President Obama did, or didnt do, to cause this condition? Republicans had nothing to do with this situation? Come on! 7. You stated that President killed the space program. If my memory is correct, I think that President Bush killed the program before he left office by cutting its budget. 8. You really got to me when you said that President Obama killed the Keystone Pipeline, which would have created 20,000 jobs and would get us off of foreign oil. And then (you) stated, What dont you get? Well, what I dont get was that Pr esident Obama would have been derelict in his duties if he had approved a pipeline without an environmental impact study. Your biggest kicker was that the pipeline would get us off foreign oil. How? Our government has no say in where private enterprise companies send their oil. Oil goes to the highest bidders.Graduates not recognized properlyGraduation is a wonderful time of year, a time when students get recognized for their achievements making it VIEWPOINTFRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012 HOMETOWN NEWS WWW.HOMETOWNNEWSOL.COM Sandy workV olunteer assistant Tiffany Clark, 16, of Melbourne helps teach children how to make a sand arch during sand sculpture class at Pelican P ark in Satellite Beach Thursday, June 14. Andy Stefanek staff photographer Got something to say? Email the Hometown Rants & Raves at brevnews@hometownnewsol.com or call (321) 242-1276. C allers are asked to refrain from making slanderous statements.Statements of fact will be checked for accuracy. 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www.HometownNewsOL.com F riday, June 29, 2012 Melbourne A7 On May 19, Carnegie Hall featured a performance by Holy Trinity students and brothers Dante and Luca V aldivia, who won first prize in the duo division at the 2012 Bradshaw and Buono International Piano Competition. While the Valdivia brothers have been studying the piano from an early age, this was the f irst time Luca, 11, and Dante, 9 have entered the competition, which has divisions for elementary, middle and high school, as well as adult amateurs. Luca and Dante had a rigorous practice schedule with teachers Ann and Caroline Rosen. The mother-daughter team met with the boys for two-hour sessions, four times a week, from January through April. Their hard work culminated with a performance of Schubert's F antasia in F Minor at the winner's recital at Carnegie Hall. Angela Valdivia, the boys' mother, credits the boys' father, Gonzalo V aldivia, for recognizing that they have a good ear for music. He grew up playing the piano in Per u, and still plays and coaches the boys in the ev enings. Angela isn't as melodically adept. "I have no musical ear, so everything sounds wonderful to me," she says. But she is the one who enforces practice time. Angela, a nurse, recognizes the v alue of music, and that it "strengthens the boys' minds." Next year, Luca will be part of the 6th grade Holy Trinity band. F or Hometown NewsBrothers That Play Together LETUSPAYYOUTHE MOST CA$H FOR YOURGOLD... AND Melbourne Financial Center(Chase Bank Bldg) near Melbourne Mall 1990 W. New Haven Ave., Suite 102WMelbourne, FL321-821-4947Brevard Countys #1 Gold Buyer! Brevard Countys #1 Gold Buyer! Over 20,000 People Cant Be Wrong! Over 20,000 People Cant Be Wrong! Over 20,000 People Cant Be Wrong!www.SquareDealGold.com Porker, a 10-week-old orange tabby cat, is the beloved pet of Cindy Gilmore of Palm Bay. Porker likes to smile in his sleep (dreaming of all-you-can-eat fish), play with socks and chase the laser pointer (he will catch it one day!). y ears. He said he first learned of the cash mob concept shortly after they were launched in areas of New York and O hio last year. I consume news, he said. I do a lot of reading, as a city councilman, to see what other cities are doing to stimulate the economy at a local level. I saw a segment on a cash mob, and I became infatuated with it. The concept is still a work in progress said Mr. Jones, but the basic rules are pretty simple. The business must be locally owned, everyone is to meet in front of another business and travel by foot to the mystery business, a minimum of $20 must be spent and everyone meets at a third business in the area at the end, Mr. Jones said. Mr. Jones decided to make the inaugural cash mob Melbourne-chosen business a mystery to increase excitement. W e re trying a mystery business approach from the first cash mob, he said. No one has the perfect recipe. We will refine the recipe as we go. When choosing the mystery business, Mr. Jones said he looked for a business o wner, who was plugged into the community at large and who looks to give back. Mr. Jones said he felt like he made the right decision as soon as he spoke with the o wner, who is actively working with a nonprofit organization. I m a big advocate of volunteerism and nonprofits, Mr. Jones said. He said participants would get the opportunity to learn more about the people behind the mystery business and their chosen charity at the event. The information is there if people want it, he said. B ut there is no expectation placed on them. Downtown Melbourne was chosen to stage the cash mob for many reasons, Mr. J ones said. Its walkability was a major factor. A s we walk through downtown, many more businesses will be exposed to the mob, Mr. Jones said. When participants arrive at the meet-up location, M atts Casbah, they will be given a ticket for a chance to win additional $20 bills to spend at the event, thanks to hometown sponsor, Waste M anagement. Mr. Jones said half of the sponsorship money will be given away to participants, as part of the raffle, and the other half will be donated to the mystery business chosen charity. After the initial meet-up, the group will travel to the mystery business and then close the day at Off the Traxx. W e know we arent saving businesses with a one-day effort, Mr. Jones said. The purpose of the cash mob isMobF rom page A1 See MOB, A9 There is no better time to update your windows!From July 1st August 13th receive 10% OFF any PGT WinGuard Window!This is the best way to make your home safe and secure all year long! 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M arital status: married to husband, Brian Children: two I n 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser: I have more than 20 years experience in mass appraisal and property tax administration with the Brevard C ounty Property Appraisers office. I possess the formal education, administrative, operational, and technical experience necessary to provide powerful strategic steps toward the creation of a model constitutional office. My professional career includes a comprehensive knowledge of mass appraisal, real estate markets, the tax levy process, and the administration of ad v alorem tax exemptions and property classifications. As a former director for the Pr operty Appraisers office, I have the specialized experience required to provide an accurate, adequately supported opinion of value for all properties. J im Ford Age: 66 City: T itusville Y ears as resident: 42 O ccupation: Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser for the past 24 years E ducation: B achelor of Science in business administration and a Master of Science in city planning from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville Or ganizations affiliated with: M ember of the International Association of Assessing Officers, the Florida Chapter of the International Association of Assessing Officers, Indian River Lodge No. 90 in Titusville and the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry M arital status: married to wife, Dawn Children: four children; five grandchildren I n 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser: As your property appraiser for 24 years, I have accomplished many things by thinking outside the box, protecting taxpayers and limiting taxes. For this, F lorida Today called me the T ax Ax Man. I am a certified Florida appraiser with management, mass appraisal and budgetary experience and have led with stable leadership and integrity. S ome accomplishments include: County coordinator of Sa ve Our Homes, which saved homeowners over $1 BILLION between 19942009 Founder of CAPIT County Charter tax cap amendment, which capped property tax revenue V isit www.keepford.com to read more accomplishments and the truth about allegations of my opponents. Charlie Sitton Age: 50 City: M elbourne Y ears as resident: 45 O ccupation: I nsurance adjuster with Allstate Insurance E ducation: B achelor of Arts in liberal arts from Ber ea College in Berea, Ky. Or ganizations affiliated with: M id Coast Officials Association; high school football official for 21 years M arital status: married to wife, Lynn Children: one son I n 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser: I feel I am the most qualified candidate for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser because I have over 20 years experience in that office, working in multiple departments and offices. I am a proven leader in my community, and I can lead this office and provide the citiz ens of Brevard County with a fair tax roll that shows no favoritism. I will modernize the office in a manner that makes it more cost-effective, while providing excellent customer service. My office will be open and accessible to the public. I want to work for you. J ason Steele Age: 63 City: S atellite Beach Y ears as resident: 42 y ears in Brevard O ccupation: broker with The Steele Group in Melbourne E ducation: Associates D egree from Broward Community College in Ft. Lauderdale; attended Florida S tate University in Tallahassee; trained real estate instructor through the Florida Association of Realtors I nstructor Training Institute Or ganizations affiliated with: For mer member and committee member with the Melbourne-Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce; former member of the HubbsSe aworld Research Institute F lorida; current member of the PREVENT! of Brevard B oard of Directors; and cofounder and current member of the Space Coast Tiger B ay Club M arital status: engaged to Lori Halbert I n 100 words,explain what makes you the best candidate for Brevard C ounty Property Appraiser: W ith over 35 years experience relating to this position, serving as your Property Appraiser is an opportunity to combine my expertise in property issues with my passion for service to our community. 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Now, the Florida native has turned her attention to another aspect of Florida life, the cattle industry and rodeos. Rodeo Daughter, out this month, is the story of Amanda Markette, a former rodeo star turned family law attorney. She comes up against a childhood sweetheart, Mitch Goodwin, when she represents his former wife, Kar en, in a custody battle. The book, named a Top Pick by R omantic Times magazine, has twists and turns as Karen Goodwin, who gave up custody of her daughter, decides she wants it back. Allegations of abuse bring in social worker Sarah Magarity, but in true Harlequin fashion, all works out in the end. The characters are not all good or all bad, and this, Ms. Duncan said, is by design. I could have made Kar en a terrible person, she said. I like the way she redeemed herself. I loved the scene where she wanted Hailey to know that her mama loved her. I cried when I wrote it. I try to create flawed characters. Theyre no perfect, but theyre no evil. Ms. Duncan said her editor is a help with that. I f the hero pushes past likeability, she asks if I could dial that back. You have to keep in mind the one promise a romance writer makes, that there will be a happily ever after. Then Ive done my job. The writer said that this book about cowboys and the law took a lot of r esearch. Y ou have to have your facts correct, she said. W ith contemporary r omance, you can make up situations, but you have to have your facts right. Ms. Duncans next book, R anchers Son, will be out at Christmas and will tell the story of Sarah Magarity, the social worker from Rodeo Daughter. It s about a family of r anchers recreating cattle drives for tourists. Why cowboys are so popular in romantic fiction is a bit of a mystery. I really dont understand why everyone loves cowboys, Ms. Duncan said. We do have a lot of ov erseas sales, and there is a huge love affair with the American West. P eople think of the cowboy era as an idyllic time, with John Wayne. They think of it as a simpler time when people knew what was right and wrong. Ms. Duncan is a member of the Space Coast Authors of Romance, a group that meets monthly at the West M elbourne Library. Several times a week, a small group of writers, including Ms. Duncan, Roxanne St. Claire, Kristen Painter and Lara Santiago, meet for Wr iters Camps, which are day-long writing sessions. Wor king with other writers is a big help for Ms. D uncan. When I got the call about Rodeo Daughter and Ranchers Son, they gave me a short deadline, she said. Having the support of fellow writers in a boot camp environment is how I got it done. I usually find it works best if I say I am going to write x number of words a day and a keep a chart to keep on track. At the moment, Ms. D uncan has a proposal for a new book at the publisher. Its another subject close to her heart. I t s a baseball book, she said. My son played baseball through college at F lorida Tech. We grew up on ball fields, and several of his friends played in the minor leagues. Im eager to get started. F or more information about Leigh Duncan, visit www.leighduncan.com. F or more information about the Space Coast A uthors of Romance, visit www.authorsofromance.co m.Summer ballet from GalmontGalmont Ballets Summer Intesive Per formance 2012 is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 29, at the Holy T rinity Auditorium on Pineda Causeway in Melbourne. F onders-artistic directors Frank Galvez and Lucia Montero are celebrating Galmont Ballets 10th anniversary of engaging hearts, engaging live. Cost is $10 per person. F or more information or tickets, call (321) 543-4403 or visit www.galmontballet.com.Big band to perform live in Downtown MelbourneT he Henegar Center for the Arts and Brevard Music Group are continuing the series of live concerts with the world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra on Sunday, July 8, at 7:30 p.m.The Henegar Music Series is made possible in part by Harris Corporation Community Foundation for Brevard. T he Glenn Miller Orchestra, is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. W ith its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 3 00 live dates a year all around the world. Under the musical direction of male vocalist Nick Hilscher, expect nothing less than a flamboyant and colorful performance by the fifteen musicians known as the Moonlight Serenaders, with gleaming gold brass, powerful and Bamboo Lounge: Lion H eart will play 6-10 p.m. Fr iday. Haia will play 6-10 p .m. Saturday. The Bamboo is at 1940 Highway A1A, I ndian Harbour Beach. C all (321) 779-8980. Baroos Beachside Bar: H oney Miller will play at 10 p .m. Baroos (old Hustler B ar) is at 810 Highway A1A, I ndialantic. F or more information,call (321) 7680640. Beach Shack: P apa Chuck & The Phat Cats will play 8 p.m. to midnight Fr iday. Mojo Sandwich will play 2-6 p.m., and Karalyn & Dawn Patrol will play 8 p .m. to midnight Saturday. S mokin Torpedos will play 2-6 p.m., and Mike & J ohnny B. will play 6-10 p .m. Sunday. The Beach S hack is at 1 Minutemen C auseway, Cocoa Beach. F or more information,call (321) 783-2250. Coconuts on the Beach: S undown Haze will play 711 p.m. Friday. Vilify will play 2-6 p.m. Saturday. C oconuts is at 25 S. Atlantic Ave ., Cocoa Beach. C all (321) 784-1422. Djons Steak and Lobster House: J ulia B ullock and The Red Shoe J azz Trio will play 7 p.m. to closing Friday and Saturday. Julia Bullock on piano will play 6-10 p.m. Sunday and Thursday. John Ryan on piano will play 6-10 p.m. M onday, Tuesday and W ednesday. Djons is at 522 O cean Ave., Melbourne B each. F or more information,call (321) 722-2737. Fishlips: H igh Tide will play 2-8 p.m. Saturday. F ishlips is at 610 Glen Cheek Drive, Port Canaveral. F or more information, call (321) 784-4533. Grills Riverside: Jay Crosier will play 3-7 p.m. S unday. Derek will play at 2 p .m. Wednesday and 5 p.m. Thursday. Grills Riverside is at 6075 North U.S. Highway 1, Melbourne. F or more information,call (321) 2428999. ARIES March 21-April 20Aries, the week may begin a little off-kilter, but you'll find that by Wednesday or Thursday, things turn around significantly. A couple of opportunities for socialization arise.TA URUS April 21-May 21T ake inventory of your life this week, Taurus, and make the necessary tweaks to align you with your primary goals. T ake a cue from someone organized.GEMINI May 22-June 21Gemini, you're inspired to do something creative. Narrow down the possibilities. Maybe you want to paint indoors or take on a new craft hobby. Either way you'll find success.CA NCE R June 22-July 22Even the most organized people can get tripped up once in a while, Cancer. This week you may be unable to keep track of things. Keep your cool, and you will get it under control.LEO July 23-Aug. 23Ta ke control of a situation that arises, Leo, because right now it seems no one else is capable of handling the situation. You may prove to be an excellent leader.VIRGO Aug. 24-Sept. 22Influential people will be moving in your social circles, V irgo. Failure to introduce yourself and network could lead to setbacks in your employment goals.LIBRA Sept. 23-Oct. 23Once the excitement of an event wears off, Libra, youSee S CENE, B4 See SCOPES, B3Local author finds romance in rodeosClub Scene Photo courtesy of Intimate Images/Kevin RobertsRockledge writer Leigh Duncans romance for Harlequin, Rodeo Daughter, was published in June. Both it and her next book, Ranchers Son, are set in Florida.See OUT, B2 W eek of 6-29-2012 By Shelley KoppelEntertainment writer


harmonious sounds. With female vocalist, Julia Rich, providing the rhythmic swing of At Last and Just Friends, these sounds blend with those of the saxophones, trumpets, trombones, base, drums and piano reviving the 30s-40s swing of Glenn Miller, with the hits that sold millions of copies, like, Chattanooga Choo Choo (1941) and Dont sit under the Apple Tree (with Anyone Else but Me) (1942). T he Henegar Center for the Arts is fully handicapped accessible and located at 625 E. New Haven Ave., in the Historic Downtown Melbourne theatre district. T ickets for the Glenn Miller Orchestra concert are on sale with reserved seating for the performance at $35 orchestra and $30 balcony, plus applicable handling charge ($5). Tickets are available at the Henegar Center box office during regular business hours by calling (321) 723-8698 or by visiting www.henegar.org. Tickets may also be purchased at www.brevardmusicgroup.com or by calling (321) 793-9004. A dditional information is also available on the centers website at www.henegar.org. or by visiting the bands website at www.glennmillerorchestra.com.Grouchos on Saturday nightGrouchos Comedy Club at Melbournes Greyhound Park presents comedians Mike Rivera and Jenny McNulty at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Melbournes Greyhound P ark is at 1100 N. Wickham Road, Melbourne. F or more information, call (321) 259-9800.Summer Saturday Nights continue at the zooOnly a few Saturday nights remain for Brevard Zoos annual Summer Saturday Nights, where the Zoo stays open late every Saturday night in June and July and offers a $5 admission after 5 p.m. Summer Saturday Nights is available now through July 28. Last admission is 8 p.m. Summer Saturday Nights encourages people to beat the summertime heat and take advantage of the zoo at night, along with a $5 admission. Each evening, most, but not all of the zoo animals are out on exhibit until dusk. F or an additional charge, patrons can go kayaking, ride the train and feed giraffe. Each night the zoo provides musical entertainment from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and a special animal encounter at 7 p.m. Musical guests for the next Saturdays include the Brevard S ymphony Orchestra Woodwind Trio on June 30; Bee & Boo on July 7; Sax on the Beach on July 14; Highway 1 on July 21; and Brevard S ymphony Orchestra String T rio on July 28. Summer Saturday Nights is sponsored by Dan Adovasio State Farm; Florida City Gas; Florida Hospital for Children; Health First Health Plans; and Ron Jon Cape Caribe Resort. Brevard Zoo is home to more than 550 animals, representing more than 150 species from Florida, South America, Africa, Asia and Australia. T he zoo features many extraordinary animal experiences including giraffe and lorikeet feedings, African kayak tours, paddle boats, and a train ride. Brevard Zoo is located 1 mile east of I-95 at exit 191 on W ickham Road in Melbourne. Pa rking is always free. Group discounts and adventure packaging are available. Call (321) 254-WILD or visit brevardzoo.org for more information.F ourth of July Celebration PicnicT he Italian-American Club of South Brevard Inc. will present a Fourth of July Celebration Picnic Sunday, July 1 from 1-5 p.m. at 1471 Cypress Ave., Melbourne. T he menu includes an assortment of barbecued chicken, sausage and peppers, hamburgers, hot dogs and all the trimmings. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children younger than 12. T he public is invited. F or more information, call (321) 728-9442 or (321) 2428 044.American Legion Riders of P ost No. 359 fundraiser American Legion Riders of P ost 359 will host its monthly Bike Night at the Tiki Bar Saturday, July 7, 5-11 p.m. at P ost No. 359, 7260 South U.S. Highway 1, Bellwood (Port St John). Live music by Mean Gene, food, 50/50s and raffles will be featured. The public is welcome. 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The most popular products, vinyl frame windows and doors, are energy efficient, as they dont conduct heat and come with a lifetime warranty. A dditionally, the company offers acrylic and vinyl windows to enclose porches, so people can keep the summer rain, bugs and pollen away. W e can create a screen r oom from the ground up, or enclose an existing porch, Mrs. Burger said. I t s a great way to add usable space to your living area. As longtime Brevard r esidents, Mr. and Mrs. Bur ger are experts on the types of windows that will efficiently help homes thrive through Space Coast conditions. The staff at A ccurate Windows, Inc., also carries a vast knowledge of the window industry. The companys knowledge of the local state and building codes, local home construction and honest no hidden cost pricing set it apart from the competition, Mrs. Burger said. 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Lous Blues: M edusa will play 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Fr iday. The Dont Quit Your D ay Job Band will play 9:30 p .m. to 1:30 a.m. Saturday. The Queen Bees will play 26 p.m. Sunday. Jam with Da ve Kury Monday night. The Vipers will play Tuesday night. Red Tide will play 9 p .m. to 1 a.m. Thursday. Lous Blues is at 3191 N. H ighway A1A, Indialantic. F or more information,call (321) 779-2299. Main Street Pub: S imone & TheSupercats will play 610 p.m. Friday. Main Street P ub is at 705 E. New Haven Ave ., Melbourne. C all (321) 723-7811. Malabar Mos: Str obe will play 4-8 p.m. Sunday. M alabar Mos is just off U.S. H ighway 1 on Malabar R oad, in Malabar. F or more information,call (321) 7258374. Oh Shucks Seafood Bar: The John Quinlivan Band will play 7-11 p.m. Oh Sh ucks is at 401 Meade Ave., C ocoa Beach Pier, Cocoa B each. F or more information,call (321) 783-4050. Ozzies Crabhouse: Matt R oberts will play 6-10 p.m. Fr iday. Stevie Legend will play 6-10 p.m. Saturday. S ybil Gage will play 5-9 p.m. S unday. Atlantic Bluegrass will play 7-9 p.m. Wednesday. Ozzies is at 4391 Dixie H ighway, Palm Bay. For more information,call (321) 724-0009. Rustys Seafood & Oyster Bar: The Highway 1 Band will play 6-10 p.m. Friday. Chillakaya Reggae will be 610 p.m. Saturday. Rustys is at 628 Glen Cheek Drive, Po rt C anaveral. F or more information,call (321) 7832033. Sand Dollar Bar: Kar aoke with Danno is every Friday and Saturday night at 8 p.m. The Sand Dollar is at 260 N. Orlando Ave ., Cocoa Beach. C all (321) 783-0107. Sebastian Beach Inn: K enny Williams will play at 5 p .m. Friday. Krazy Ivan will play at 3 p.m. Saturday. 23 Tr eeZ will play at 2 p.m. S unday. The Sebastian B each Inn is at 7035 S. H ighway A1A, Melbourne B each. F or more information,call (321) 728-4311. Siggys All-American Bar: Op en Fire will play 9:30 p .m. to closing Friday. Freeway will play 9:30 p.m. to closing Saturday. Karaoke with Jason will be at 7 p.m. W ednesday, and Acoustic Ni ght is at 7 p.m. Thursday. S iggys is at 1153 Malabar R oad N.E., Palm Bay. C all (321) 952-0104. Squid Lips-Melbourne: The 4th of July Country Sh ow will be 6-10 p.m. W ednesday. The Squid Jam with John Quinlivan is 6:3010 p.m. Thursday. Squid Lips is at 1477 Pineapple Ave ., Melbourne. C all (321) 259-3101. Wet Spot: J ohnny Fever will play on jam night 7-11 p .m. Wednesday. All musicians welcome. The Wet S pot is at 3650 Dixie Highway N.E., Palm Bay. C all (321) 728-3055. Wynfields Sports Bar: W ednesday night is jam night with the Bone Dogs at 8:30 p.m. Wynfields is at 190 H ighway A1A, Satellite B each. F or more information,call (321) 773-8460. Editors note :T o have your live music listed in the Club Scene,send the information to Brevard news clerk Mike H ibbard at brevnews@hometownnewsol.com or provide your website address for us to access.Thank you. F riday, June 29, 2012 B4 MelbourneHometown News 765498Moons Amazing Seafood 461 N. Harbor City, Melbourne(321)259-5958 Always the FRESHEST Catch!Mon.-Sat. 10am-6pm Sun. 10am-4pm Must Bring In Ad For These Price Specials!Large Canadian Snow Crab$699lb30# case $19500LIVE "Maine"Lobster1.25-1.41lb @$699This Weeks Specials This Weeks Specials EBTAccepted 144 Fifth Ave. Indialantic www.skewersrestaurant.netOpen Lunch & Dinner 7 Days Dinner ONLY Sunday 25%OFF Entire CheckNot valid with any other offers. Excludes Alcohol / Dine In Only Expires 6/29/12 (Up to $40 Value)321.727.8944 Market Fresh Chef Creations Hand Cut Lamb, Steak, Seafood & Chicken Banana Coconut DreamCake Market Fresh Chef Creations Hand Cut Lamb, Steak, Seafood & Chicken Banana Coconut DreamCake Market Fresh Chef Creations Hand Cut Lamb, Steak, Seafood & Chicken Banana Coconut DreamCake FEATUREDWRAPLamb Gyro Thinly Sliced Lamb with Tzaziki Sauce on Grilled Greek PitaFEATUREDENTREESkewers Trio Sesame Chicken, Tenderloin Kabob, Pomegranate Glazed ShrimpOpen Lunch & Dinner 7 Days Dinner ONLY SundayThe Original Mediterranean Fusion Grille The Original Mediterranean Fusion Grille The Original Mediterranean Fusion GrilleA Dazzling Experience Since 1983 A Dazzling Experience Since 1983 A Dazzling Experience Since 1983 I ntracoastal m.m. 101 2459 Pineapple Ave., Melbourne 321-253-8888www.BonefishWillys.com LIVE MUSIC WEEKENDSC OOLFROZENDRINKS WINE&BEER Whole Maine Lobster, Clam, Shrimp & Mussel Boil Every Sunday All Day FREEWiFi HAPPY HOUR EVERYDAY$100OFF 2PM-6PMAll wines by the glass All draft & bottle beers $500OFFthe purchase of 2 dinner entrees and 2 beveragesE xpires 7-06-12Seating: 11am 10pm Tues-Sat 11am 9pm Sun CLOSED MONDAY I ndoor/Outdoor Dining O pen 6 Days L unch & Dinner C arry Outs Available I ndoor/Outdoor Dining O pen 6 Days L unch & Dinner C arry Outs AvailableO utside Seating with Sun Shades &D ockside T iki Bar E njoy Bonefish Beach next to the Dock! O utside Seating with Sun Shades &D ockside T iki Bar E njoy Bonefish Beach next to the Dock! 13 16 S. Babcock St., Melbourne, FL 32901 Sunday $5 PitchersT uesday Kids Eat Free Thursday S.I.N. &Game Wars Saturday Karaoke2-4-1All Day,Every Day321.951.2333Monday T exas HoldEm W ednesday 59Wing Special F riday T exas HoldEm &Ladies Night(Across fromMelbourne High School)L ook for our 50%Off Gift Certificates at: HometownNewsOL.comEvent Line Up ... R oman American & ItalianRestaurant Fish FryCatfish FryAlligator TailFrog LegsAlligator Tail/ Frog Leg Combo Fish FryCatfish FryAlligator TailFrog LegsAlligator Tail/ Frog Leg Combo Breakfast Starting at $1.99 Lunch Starting at $4.99 Dinner Starting at $6.99w/ Beverage PurchaseBreakfast Starting at $1.99 Lunch Starting at $4.99 Dinner Starting at $6.99w/ Beverage PurchaseHours:Mon-Thurs 6am-8pm Fri 6am-10pm Sat 6am-3pm Sun 6:30am-2pmHours:Mon-Thurs 6am-8pm Fri 6am-10pm Sat 6am-3pm Sun 6:30am-2pmCall Ahead:321-727-12202955 W. 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NOWSERVINGA WIDESELECTION AT OURHOT SOUPBAR!Open 10 am-7 pm G et ItHOT!G et ItHOT!G et ItHOT!G et ItHOT! DINING & ENTERTAINMENTHudsons Furniture donates to Childrens Miracle NetworkF or H ometown News As promised, Hudsons Fur niture Store was able to donate $2,000 of proceeds from its recent customer appreciation night to the Childrens Miracle Network. The Childrens Miracle N etwork raises money for 170 childrens hospitals across North America. The foundation has raised more than $4 billion to support r esearch and training, purchase equipment and pay for uncompensated care. H aving children of my o wn, the work of this foundation really hits close to home, president Joshua H udson said. Giving back to the community is very important to us at Hudsons, and we seize any opportunity we come across to help out. When Hudsons Furniture hosted its customer appreciation night, they announced they would take a portion of the proceeds to donate to the Childrens Mir acle Network. The event was a huge success; they we re able to give $2,000 back to the foundation that helps thousands of children in the Central Florida area. H udsons Furniture is the premier furniture retailer serving the Tampa, St. P etersburg, Orlando and Ormond Beach area. A total of 14 store locations are conveniently located to serve customers in the surrounding areas. F amily owned and operated since 1981, H udsons Furniture carries brands such as Broyhill, Lane, Lexington, Simmons, T ommy Bahama and Paula D een. F or more information, visit http://hudsonsfurniture.com/current/stores/Flori da_Furniture_Stores.aspx. SceneF rom page B1


Lawrence Richard Loranger Jr.Lawrence Richard Loranger Jr., 23, of Palm Bay, died Friday, June 8, 2012. Arrangements by DavisS eawinds Funeral Home & Cr ematory, 560 Montreal Ave ., Melbourne.Ralph F. Clark Sr.R alph F. Clark Sr., 70, of P alm Bay, died Saturday, J une 9, 2012. Arrangements by DavisS eawinds Funeral Home & Cr ematory, 560 Montreal Ave ., Melbourne.Arlene E. CarterArlene E. Carter, 83, of M elbourne, died Saturday, J une 9, 2012. Arrangements by DavisS eawinds Funeral Home & Cr ematory, 560 Montreal Ave ., Melbourne.Rosa Maritza NunezR osa Maritza Nunez, infant, of Palm Bay, died S unday, June 10, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Cecil Marlow W atts Sr.C ecil Marlow Watts Sr., 63, of Melbourne, died Monday, J une 11, 2012. Arrangements by Beach F uneral Home, 1689 S. P atrick Drive, Indian H arbour Beach.Margaret Grigg BeaverMar garet Grigg Beaver, 76, of West Melbourne, died M onday, June 11, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.John EschelbacherJ ohn Eschelbacher, 87, of M elbourne, died Tuesday, J une 12, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Diana Carolyn OsmanD iana Carolyn Osman, 69, of Melbourne, died Tuesday, J une 12, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Larry Lee MurphyLarry Lee Murphy, 68, of M elbourne Beach, died T uesday, June 12, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Miguel Oviedo SocorroM iguel Oviedo Socorro, 58, of Palm Bay, died T uesday, June 12, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Mary Kay GibsonMa ry Ka y Gibson, 57, of I ndialantic, died Wednesday, June 13, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Marja Beth DodrillM arja Beth Dodrill, 88, of M elbourne, died Wednesday, June 13, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and F uneral Care, 1001S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Otto KapesO tto Kapes, 87, of Melbourne, died Wednesday, J une 13, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation and www.HometownNewsOL.com F riday, June 29, 2012 Melbourne B5 CLOCKMAKER(321)727-0640(321)536-4284238 S. Wickham Rd. W. Melbourne in Queens Plaza M-F 9-5 Sat. 9-2 30 Y ears!ALL CLOCK REPAIRSAny Model Includes Mantel &Grandfatherone week only with coupon expires 7/7/12WE BUY &SELL WATCHES, SERVICECLOCKS, INCLUDINGANTIQUECLOCKS WICKHAMNASA Blvd. N ELLIS QUEENS PLAZA HARRISMeineke $40OFFJuly 4thSpecialHappy Birthday America!We Do House Calls!Clock & Watch Repair Center W atch Batteries Installed Appointments Available Answers located in Classified Section R omancing the StoveArlene Borg The Grammy Guruwww.HometownNewsOL.com R ecipes S tories Archives & More We as your family doctor, take care ofyour beloved pets in sickness and in health with preventative medicine. Your veterinarian is the other family physician. Lately, it seems that there has been local re ports ofnon-veterinarians charading as doctors for your pets. Re ports have recently come to life re gar ding this with mobile vaccine practices. Also, I have clients who tell me that some with some nonmobile clinics, there has been no doctor examining their pet prior to v accinations, especially with rabies administration, which is a Florida State law! They may also use a v eterinary technician, instead ofa doctor, for an exam. This, too, is not legal. Please, ask ifyour pet is seeing a v eterinarian at the time oftheir v accines and check the lobby/receptionist area for a state, county, and/or city license for that v eterinarian. Ifit is a veterinary establishment, check for a premise permit also. Don't be lured in by low v accine prices, as your beloved pet may not be getting an exam by a licensed doctor. Please contact your family v eterinarian for further help and guidance. T ails from the Vet Dr. Michael Ponte Dr. Michael Ponte (321) 254-1754 www.sarnoanimalhospital.com Brevard County Health Department WIC Program LocationsCentral Appointments 321-639-5793 Titusville 611 Singleton Ave 321-383-2791 Viera 2555 Judge Fran Jameson Way 321-639-5802 Melbourne 2275 S. Babcock St 321-726-2922 Fruits & Vegetables Whole Grains Milk Beans Dry or Canned Juice Foods for Babies. More foods for breastfeeding moms! Who is eligible? You must be a pregnant or breastfeeding woman, a woman who has recently been pregnant, an infant, or a child under 5 years old. You must currently be living in the State of Florida. You must have a nutritional need, which will be determined by WIC staff. You MAY be eligible if you or other family members are currently receiving M edicaid, Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA) or Food Assistance Your income must fall within our guidelines: F amily size12345678 W eekly$398$539$680$821$961$1,102$1,243$1,384 BiW eekly$795$1,077$1,359$1,641$1,922$2,204$2,486$2,768 M onthly$1,723$2,333$2,944$3,554$4,165$4,755$5,386$5,996 Annual$20,665$27,991$35,317$42,643$49,969$57,295$64,621$71,947A dditional Person: Weekly +$141BiWeekly +$282 Monthly +$611Annually + $7,326 WIC is a nutrition program for women, infants & children. WIC provides the following HEALTHY FOODS at NO COST:WIC is an equal opportunity provider.BREVARD COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT WIC PROGRAM I magine Schools at West Melbournewww.imaginewestmelbourne.orgA Tuition Free Public Charter SchoolDeveloping Character. Enriching Minds.NOW REGISTERING FOR 2012-2013 SCHOOL YEAR! 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F uneral Care, 1001 S. H ickory St., Melbourne.Eduardo N. SantosE duardo N. Santos, Jr., 83, of Melbourne, died Thursday, June 14, 2012. Arrangements by Beach F uneral Homes, 4999 N. Wi ckham Road, Melbourne.Marvin W. Red RodgersMar vin W. Red Rodgers, 86, of Palm Bay, died Thursday, J une 14, 2012. Arrangements by Ammen F amily Cremation & Funeral Ca re, 1001 S. Hickory St., M elbourne.Annie Celeste WilsonAnnie Celeste Wilson, 91, of Melbourne, died Friday, J une 15, 2012. Arrangements by DavisS eawinds Funeral Home & Cr ematory, 560 Montreal Ave ., Melbourne.Robert Fee FloydR obert Fee Floyd, 72, of M erritt Island, died Friday, J une 15, 2012. Arrangements by DavisS eawinds Funeral Home & Cr ematory, 560 Montreal Ave ., Melbourne.Charles William Y oungerCharles William Younger, 82, of Melbourne, died S unday, June 17, 2012. Arrangements by Beach F uneral Homes, 4999 N. W ickham Road, Melbourne. F riday, June 29, 2012 B6 MelbourneHometown News 504-7776Seating is LimitedReservationsStrongly Suggested7032 Stadium Pkwy, Viera www.durandining.comThe Dress is Casual ... The Evening is ExceptionalDrink Specials Summer Fare Disc Jockey Sizzling Summer NightsF riday Nights in July ... July 6thKaraoke July 13thT rivia July 20thBINGO 2161 AURORA RD. MELBOURNE 321-421-6277 Visit Us Online:www.brevardaidtoanimals.comBREVARDAIDTOANIMALSV et Care Available Thursday, Friday & Saturday W alk-Ins Welcome! HOURS WEDNESDAYTHRUSATURDAY 8:00 AM 4:00 PM Walk In Exams $15 Nails $5 Microchip $25 Purchase 12 Months of Heartworm Protection & Receive a Heartworm TestFREE!($25 Value) LOW COST SPAY/NEUTER VACCINATIONS LABWORK PUPPY KITTEN PLANS DENTALS HEARTWORM PREVENTIONWELLNESS & PREVENTION PRODUCTS AVAILABLELike Us On Facebook ObituariesF rom page B5 SPECIAL RATES SPECIAL RATES We accept all major credit cards ClassifiedDEADLINES:DISPLAY: Monday 5:00 pm prior to publication IN-COLUMN: Tuesday 4:00 pm prior to publicationBrevard County Classified 321-242-0442 Fax321-242-1942Email: classified@HometownNewsOL.com Logon to www.HometownNewsOL.comHometown NewsFIND IT BUY IT SELL IT ALL IN HOMETOWN NEWS Serving the following communities:Barefoot Bay Micco Sebastian Orchid Island Vero Beach Ft.Pierce Hutchinson Island Port St.Lucie J ensen Beach Stuart Palm City Hobe Sound Sewalls Point Palm Bay Melbourne The Beaches Rockledge Cocoa Merritt Island Cocoa Beach Suntree Viera Titusville Port St.John Po rt Orange South Daytona New Smyrna Beach Edgewater Oak Hill Daytona Beach Holly Hill Ormond Beach Deltona DeBary Orange City DeLand DeLeon Springs Pierson Lake Helen FREE ADS! HOUSEHOLD MERCHANDISE UNDER $200TO PLAC E YOUR AD: EMAIL classified@HometownNewsOL.comor log ontowww .HometownNewsOL.com or Mail or FaxMAIL COUPON TO HOME OFFICE P .O.Box 850, Fort Pierce, FL 34954 or drop off at: 380 Wickham Rd. No, Suite F, Melbourne, FL 32935 F or private party use only Commercial advertising is not eligible 2 ads per month 4 Lines (20 Characters per line)___________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________________________________ Y our Name____________________________________________________________________________ Address_______________________________________City______________State______Zip__________ Email _______________________________________________________________________________ Home Phone___________________________________Daytime Phone____________________________Deadline for Free Ads is Monday at 5:00 pm Thank You for submitting your free MERCHANDISE ad to our newspapers. Our guidelines for free ads are: FREE No Phone Calls PleaseF ax to: 321-242-1942Thank you for supporting our advertisers I ncludes 2 papers & 8 lines, each additional paper only $6 more, word art starting at only $3 more.1-800-823-0466 Deadline Tuesday 10am WITH AN AD IN THE HOMETOWN NEWS! O nly $16! 230 BARGAINS UNDER $200 MERCHANDISE MART 230 BARGAINS UNDER $200 131 Personals 230 BARGAINS UNDER $200 131 Personals 201 Garage Sales 305 Pets Domestic 131 Personals 230 BARGAINS UNDER $200 131 Personals 132 Special Notices 131 Personals 201 Garage Sales 205 Antiques, Collectibles &Art 145 Wanted 131 Personals 145 Wanted 130 Entertainment 108 Classes/Lessons 220 Appliances 230 BARGAINS UNDER $200 201 Garage Sales 305 Pets Domestic 131 Personals


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