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Title: Florida Keys keynoter
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Place of Publication: Marathon Fla
Publication Date: 09-17-2011
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S e e P o k e r R u n 8 BS e e B i r d i n g 6 B C o n tri b ute d p h ot o s 13 Days toSept. 30 Oct. 2 A firefighting helicopter overflies the blaze.It was used to drop saltwater on the flames, county Fire Chief Jim Callahan says.Photo by PAULA CANNONBIG PINE KEY FIREPhoto by JOHN MURPHYThis shows when the fire was near its peak.Note the houses on the top left and the emergency vehicles encamped on the lower lef t.Key Deer Boulevard is on the bottom.Anomalyblamed for blazeThe National Key Deer Refuge says an unexpected drop in humidity led to a planned fire on Big Pine Key going out of control, burning some five times as much land as was planned and threatening homes. The so-called prescribed burn on Thursday was designed to reduce underbrush to stem the threat of large wildfires; and to replenish the unique pine rocklands habitat needed by Key deer and other native wildlife. Weather forecasts for Thursday indicated conditions favorable for a prescribed burn, refuge Manager Anne Morkill said. Around 11 a.m., there was a pretty significant drop in humidity that was not forecast, she said. It was a weather anomaly that caused pretty dry conditions in areas that were already dry. The fire designed to be on 21 acres but spreading to at least 100 forced dozens of residents to evacuate their homes for several hours. The fire was raging, said Big Pine resident Paula Cannon. It came rocketing down the road. You could hear the high trees exploding from the heat. Don Pollock, a PineSome 100 acres on Big Pine Key engulfed in flames Keys drink, smoke moreFlorida Keys residents enjoy their vices, a new state study says. Monroe County residents drink more and smoke more than the average Floridian, findings from state Department of Health surveys suggest.About a fourth of Keys residents who took part in 2010 surveys said they had at least one binge-drinking episode within a year, or drink alcohol on a daily basis.That 25.1 overall percentage of binge or heavy drinking is 10 points higher than the Florida average of 15 percent. And in Monroe County, that was an increase in alcohol use from the same survey done in 2007, which was 22 percent. The state Department of Health on Sept. 9 released county-by-county survey results in its 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. The Health Department surveyed 506 Keys residents by phone (the countys 2010 population was 73,009 but the Health Department went with the 2000 census number of 78,003).This is a good start to understanding how we might be more effective at promoting and protecting public health in Monroe County, said Monroe County Health Department administrator Bob Eadie.In the survey, 25.6 percent of men and 24.6 percent of women said they binge drank (five drinks for men, four for women in one sitting) in the year, or drank daily (one drink for women and two for men).In the 2007 Monroe CountyState study confirms risky behaviorOUR COMMUNITYS HEALTHCandidates firm up stancesWith less than a month left for campaigning, candidates for the two available Key West City Commission, District 4 commissioner and mayor, are pitching their platforms to garner voters support. The general election is set for Oct. 4, with a runoff, if needed, set for Nov. 8. The mayor is elected to a twoyear term, commissioners for four years. Commissioners earn $8,500 each year and the mayor gets $10,000, although those salaries will incrementally increase over the next four years, moving up to $20,000 and $22,500 respectively. Commissioners Mark Rossi and Teri Johnston, representing Districts 2 and 5 respectively, were automatically re-elected unopposed when candidate qualifying ended on Aug. 19.Mayoral raceTwo people look to oust incumbent Mayor Craig Cates, elected to his first public post in 2009: Political newcomer Margaret Romero and Carie Noda, who has previously run for the top spot. Cates has focused his campaign on three issues: Converting Glynn Archer Elementary School on White Street into a new city hall; new policies and programs to deal with Key Wests homeless; and undertaking city-led park development on the 33-acre Truman Waterfront. Ive started these projects and dealt with these issues that I want to finish, he told the Keynoter. Ive worked so hard on theThree seeking mayoral seat, two District 4By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY WEST ELECTION 2011 See Election,3ASee Study,3ASee Fire,3ABy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.comBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.comClose matchKey Wests Lady Conchs squeak out a volleyball win over Marathon a win the Conch coach guaranteed.Story, 1B


KeysNet.com Keynoter 2A Saturday,September 17,2011* PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDA Y HIGH L O W SAT.9179 SUN.9079 MON.9080 TUES.9180 Forecast: Expect partly cloudy skies with a chance of thunderstorms. Visit KeysNet.com/weatherfor radar and extended forecast.The Monroe County Health Department tests Keys beaches twice weekly for the presence of enteric bacteria.The following beaches have health advisories against swimming:South Beach,Key West.Smathers Beach,Key West.Fort Zachary Taylor State Park,Key West.FLORIDA KEYS KEYNOTER (ISSN 8756-6427,USPS# 0201-620) is published semi-weekly by Florida Keys Keynoter,P.O.Box 500158, Marathon,Florida 33050-0158. Subscription rates are $54.23 in the Keys.Your Keynoter home delivery subscription includes Keys Sunday and the Sunday edition of The Miami Herald. Keynoter mail subscriptions: $59.53 in Florida and $56.16 outof-state.Please call for all other rates,including overseas mail. Periodicals Postage Paid at Marathon,Florida and additional mailing offices. POSTMASTER: Address changes to FLORIDA KEYS KEYNOTER, PO BOX 500158,MARATHON,FL 33050-0158.Upper Keys 91655 Overseas Highway Tavernier,FL 33070 Newsroom . .(305) 852-3216 Advertising . .(305) 852-3216 Fax . . . . . .(305) 853-1040 Fax . . . . . .(305) 852-0199 Marathon 3015 Overseas Highway (P.O.Box 500158) Marathon,FL 33050-0158 Newsroom . .(305) 743-5551 Advertising . .(305) 743-5551 Fax . . . . . .(305) 743-6397 Fax . . . . . .(305) 743-9586 Key West 2720-A N.Roosevelt Blvd. Overseas Market Key West,FL 33040 Newsroom . .(305) 296-6989 Advertising . .(305) 296-6989 Fax . . . . . .(305) 296-1287 E-mail keynoter@keynoter.com Missing your paper? We no longer offer same-day redelivery for missing or wet papers.Customers can request a credit or next-day redelivery by calling 743-5551.After hours,call toll-free (800) 843-4372.KEYS WEATHER BEACH ADVISORIES CONTACT US NEWS BRIEFSCops:Death not suspiciousThe body of an elderly Tavernier man was removed from a residential canal Wednesday morning after an apparent suicide.Eddie Murphy, 84, suffered a wound to the head, according to the Monroe County Sheriffs Office. Agun was found on the back deck of his Peace Avenue home. There are no obvious signs of foul play, information officer Deputy Becky Herrin said.Neighbors reported hearing a gunshot at 9:46 a.m. Murphy was suffering from Parkinsons disease, neighbors told investigators.Lopez,Cates host community meetingKey West City Commissioner Clayton Lopez and Mayor Craig Cates hold a community meeting for District 6 residents at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post at 803 Emma St.The public is invited and there will be an opportunity for questions and comments following Catesstate-of-thecity address. District 6 community meetings are held the second Thursday of each month and are designed for residents and business owners to explore issues affecting the community. Truman board punts on Family Pride leaseKey Wests Truman Waterfront Advisory Board on Friday declined to approve a lease for an assisted-living facility at the waterfront, and suggested the City Commission do the same when it meets on Monday.At stake is a long-term lease for more than four acres of land assigned to the Tennessee-based Family Pride Corp.Friday, city Senior Project Manager Doug Bradshaw made clear from the get-go that the draft lease is incomplete and that some of the bigger terms are still being negotiated. He speculated the City Commission on Monday would likely send the draft back to city staff for more work.Family Pride, working locally with the nonprofit Florida Keys Assisted Care Coalition, wants to develop 60 assisted-living units, ranging from low-income to market rate. Whats still up in the air is how much Family Pride will pay the city for use of the publicly owned property; the draft lease contemplates a little more than $37,000 per year after 10 years of operation. Lets not be naive about it, Mayor Craig Cates said. Family Pride wants to be there because they can get top dollar for the waterfront assisted-living rooms. Lets not move too fast and give away the farm.He said he wants more public input and discussion on Monday night, in lock step with the advisory boards recommendation, when the commission meets as the Local Redevelopment Agency. That session starts at 6 p.m. in Old City Hall on Greene Street.Truman board member Bob Kelly took exception to the fact that no one from the city managers or city attorneys office, who are negotiating the lease on behalf of the city, attended Fridays hastily called meeting. In my view, he said, that leaves us in a null position. I dont think we ought to proceed; I dont think we can proceed. Board member Robert Domanski agreed: Other city staff couldnt juggle their calendars as many of us have done to make it to this meeting, which was scheduled Wednesday. No one from Family Pride was on hand, either, attending were members of the Assisted Care Coalition. They launched the idea about seven years ago and hold a primary lease over the Truman Waterfront property, which the city is now considering sub-leasing to Family Pride. Coalition Chairman Bookie Henriquez says the 60 proposed units would comprise 10 workforce for $825 each month; 10 lowincome semi-private units at $1,100 per resident; and eight moderateincome units at $1,700 per resident. The rest, 42, would be market rate at $3,800 per resident. Board member Ed Gartenmayer suggested moving the entire proposal to Stock Island: Thats going to be real close to the hospital and that property is not so valuable. Youre going to be able to build a lot more units, the rates are going to be able to stay down real low ... and youre right next to the hospital.Bradshaw says details need lots more workBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY WESTCuba rig nearly in placeAgiant semi-submersible oil rig en route from Singapore will probably be drilling in the Florida Straits between Key West and Cuba in mid-December.The rig could arrive earlier, but Repsol, the Spanish oil company, wants to wait until after hurricane season ends on Nov. 30 before it begins drilling.This latest report on the progress of the Italian-made Scarabeo 9 oil rig comes from Lee Hunt, chief executive of the International Association of Drilling Contractors, who returned from a trip to Cuba last week as part of a joint delegation with the environmental group the Environmental Defense Fund. Hunt also said Repsol plans to have one well drilled by the end of the year.Along with Hunt, the fact-finding delegation included William Reilly, a former Environmental Protection Agency administrator and co-chairman of the White House task force investigating the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico; Richard Sears, former vice president of deepwater drilling for Royal Dutch Shell; and Dan Whittle, a senior attorney for the Environmental Defense Fund. Their goal was to learn how committed the Cuban government is to operating offshore oil and natural-gas rigs safely and responsibly, and to find out the best way for American companies with oil-spill expertise to work with Cuba, despite a 50-year economic embargo by the United States.Were shooting ourselves in the foot by not working together, Whittle said. There was a lot of speculation in the past about if Cuba will in fact begin drilling. Well, now we know Cuba is moving forward as quickly as it can.Because of the embargo, Repsol would have to rely on companies from the United Kingdom, Norway and Brazil for help if the Scarabeo 9 causes a spill, Whittle said.Whittle and the rest of the group met with senior officials in Cubas Ministry of Basic Industry, which regulates the countrys energy, geology and mining and basic chemistry sectors. They also met with officials from the Ministry of Environment, as well as senior members of CUPET, Cubas state-run petroleum company.Whittle and Hunt said they were encouraged by what they heard from their hosts during the trip. Whittle said he was especially pleased to see how interested these officials were to hear Reilly talk about his task forces recently released report on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Theyre taking the lessons of the BPspill very seriously. They were dog eared whenever the report came up, Whittle said. Spain plans drilling in the StraitsBy DAIVD GOODHUEdgoodhue@keysreporter.comOIL DRILLINGMosquito board makes more cutsMeeting Tuesday night in Key West, the Florida Keys Mosquito Control Board agreed to cut another $190,000 from the budget for the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1, bringing total reductions up to $624,912. The new cuts come from an adjustment in expected worker compensation payouts; the earlier cuts comprise several measures including gasoline, capital improvements and aircraft maintenance. Not included in the spending plan for the coming budget year is a potential $150,000 to $250,000 in additional savings that will be realized when up to four employees retire in 2012.In the 2011-12 fiscal year, the agency has planned expenses totaling $12,384,687, supported by revenues projected at $9.7 million, with $9 million of that coming from property taxes.In addition to giving tentative approval to the budget, the five-member panel gave the first OK to a proposed tax rate of $4.836 per $1,000 of assessed property value. For the owner of a home valued at $300,000, that would equate to a $1,450 bill. Michael Doyle, the Mosquito Control District executive director, laid out a three-year plan designed to correct a perennial problem that has seen, on average, budgeted expenses exceeding actual expenses by about 25 percent. He laid out the big picture, for board members: One is to bring the projected expenses in line with our actual expenses within a reasonable few percent. Secondly, to reduce the spending to match our income, and then third, to stabilize the reserves. Doyle said he hopes to gradually accomplish that by the 2015 budgeting cycle.My basic goal, he said, is to give each dollar a name, so to speak, and eliminate amorphous amounts of money without a specific purpose ... so we can protect the citizens when we need to but not float these unnamed dollars above our actual expenses from year to year.I applaud you for what youre doing, Commissioner Phil Goodman told Doyle, adding: We cant let it get back the other way. The taxpayers could do more with [more money] in their pockets.Public input was limited to just one speaker, Virginia Panico, executive vice president of the Key West Chamber of Commerce. She lauded the spending cuts and recommended in the future starting with a zero budget and adding line items based on need, rather than doing what most government agencies do: Starting with a proposed budget figure and then cutting down.By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMOSQUITO CONTROL BOARDWoman out $3,000 in apparent scamAKey West woman may be out $3,000 for trying to help a mysterious scooter buyer. Melissa Ann Rebora told Key West police on Monday that a woman who called herself Michell Declan in emails and a phone conversation agreed to buy her Tao Tao 50 scooter, advertised on craigslist for $3,000 in late August.Declan sent Rebora a check for that amount, which Rebora deposited in her bank. Declan called Rebora several days later, saying a family member had fallen ill so she asked for her money back.Since the scooter had not been picked up, Rebora wrote a check to Declan and mailed it to her. By the time Rebora discovered that Declans check had bounced, her own check had been cashed. Attempts to contact Declan through e-mail were not successful, Rebora told police.Rebora is concerned Declan has stolen her money, notes a police report.In a second incident of an apparent financial con game reported Monday, managers of a Key West pawnshop told police that they cashed a postal money order for $825 on Sept. 1. The shop, Florida Keys Jewelry and Pawn on North Roosevelt Boulevard, normally limits check cashing to $200 but waived the rule since postal money orders are rarely counterfeit. However, this money order turned out to be bogus. Before that was discovered, the same woman attempted to cash a second money order but was refused because of the amount. Key West police are searching for the woman, who gave a Key West address but presented a Michigan ID.CRIME FRONT10-bay gas station gets final approvalThe representative for Marathon Petroleum LLC says the company will waste no time breaking ground on a gas station and Dunkin Donuts at the old Miami Subs property between 73rd and 74th streets on U.S. 1 in Marathon. We should start building within two weeks. Were waiting to close within 10 days of today, Mikel Isaac said Friday. The company already has on the property fill it will use during construction. Isaac said he expects to be done and open in 180 days. Thats the way we build, he said.The City Council gave final approval to the project Tuesday, despite Councilman Mike Cinques objection to the state Department of Transportation limiting U.S. 1 access on the final site plan.Original plans showed three points of access, but the final renderings have just one. Theres also no access from 74th Street.I think losing two points of ingress and egress on U.S. 1 is going to set a bad precedent. DOTis very oriented on restricting the ingress and egress on U.S. 1. I dont believe itll fit the neighborhood well with the ingress and egress on it, Cinque said.I personally believe the applicant has made as many concessions as he can, Mayor Ginger Snead said. The site plan originally included six fuel bays totaling 12 pumps and a drivethrough convenience store. There will now be five fuel bays. The 2,100-square-foot Miami Subs building is slated for demolition.Final budget OKdAs expected, the City Council unanimously approved a fiscal year 201112 budget. The 1.9999 tax rate is 3.41 percent under the rollback rate necessary to generate the same amount of property taxes as the current fiscal year. At the 1.9999 rate, the owner of a $300,000 home in Marathon would pay $599 in property taxes in the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1. The 2011-12 operating budget will be $8.8 million.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON By KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.com


Heights resident, estimated flames came within 150 yards of his home on Orlando Road.When I left to go to work at about 1 p.m., I saw a lot of fire trucks and ambulances heading down Key Deer [Boulevard]. There were more ambulances racing to the area than I would have figured for a controlled burn, Pollock said. Thats what concerned me the most.When his wife Denise got home from her job around 3:15 p.m., firefighters told her to evacuate. Pollock said they were allowed back home at about 8 p.m. By Friday, the fire appeared to be contained with no private-property damage, Morkill said.About 10 Monroe County fire units from Layton to Stock Island responded, along with federal firefighters on scene to control the fire. Florida Division of Forestry units worked to control the blaze, and Everglades National Park dispatched a helicopter to dump water scooped from along the shoreline. It was a very serious fire, said county Fire Chief Jim Callahan. Those 45 homes [in Pine Heights] were endangered. There was brush all the way up to some the houses, so the potential was there.The Blue Hole wildlife observation area off Key Deer Boulevard apparently did not suffer significant damage but will remain closed this weekend. Woods around the Watson Nature Trail were severely scorched so the trail has been closed indefinitely, Morkill said. No evidence of animal deaths has been located, Morkill said. Weve still go crews out, mopping up and securing lines, Morkill said Friday. When everything is secured, well get a more accurate assessment of the acreage involved. Federal firefighters in charge of the controlled burn had a backup plan in place in case the fire spread, Callahan said. They knew where they were going to go to stop it, and thats what happened. Theyre professionals. He added, All in all, I think it went pretty well. No property was damaged and no one was hurt. The actions that were taken were appropriate and timely. homeless issue with my committee, Id really like implement some of the policies weve come up with. Those include a mobile outreach program to which the city has agreed to give $40,000, and revamped ordinances with stricter penalties for things like panhandling and camping in public. Romero, a civic watchdog who regularly speaks from the podium at public meetings, disagrees with Catesapproach to his three campaign goals. We see time-wasting delays on starting a new city hall, she said. What looks any different at the Truman Waterfront? I dont believe that the city should be involved in providing social services to homeless or vagrants. Romero said she would bring to the office a focus on pertinent facts and understanding the budget. Noda, in recent public appearances, has essentially boiled down her campaign to two issues: Safeguarding the environment so as to not jeopardize tourism as an economic engine, and appropriate preparation and handling of disasters, natural or otherwise. She operates a disaster consultation service and told the Keynoter her father died in the aftermath of Hurricane Wilma in October 2005. The people running the city for the past six years have said absolutely nothing about real fatalities. Of her father, He fell in the street and died of injuries sustained.District 4 raceIncumbent Commissioner Barry Gibson isnt seeking a second term representing his New Town district, instead opting to run for Monroe County supervisor of elections; that seat is up in 2012. One of the candidates seeking Gibsons open seat is Julio Avael, no stranger to local politics he served as Key West city manager for more than a decade. I care for this community and want nothing but the best for our beautiful island. He described the recent tone of local government as stagnant and indecisive. For example, he said, We acquired the Truman Waterfront, worth millions of dollars at no cost to the city residents, nearly 10 years ago. The land is still vacant. The 18 acres of park area ... that would benefit all of our residents has not even begun to be developed. Also seeking Gibsons soon-to-open seat is Cuba native Tony Fat Yaniz, who has branded his campaign with the slogan A Fresh Approach. His campaign statements have focused on safeguarding tourism while ensuring that locals that make up the workforce for that industry see the results of their labor. Tourism is our life blood, our goose that lays the golden egg. But lets also be mindful of the caretakers of that goose as we share in its bounty. That bounty must include a clean and safe city with space and facilities so that we can continue to raise our children in a community environment. The next candidate event, sponsored by the Hometown! Political Action Committee, is set for Wednesday beginning at 5 p.m. in the Conch Flyer restaurant at Key West International Airport on South Roosevelt Boulevard. From Election,1A Saturday,September 17,2011 3A Keynoter KeysNet.com 104 Buttonwood LaneLong Key I JUST SOLD this 3BR/2.5BAhome in Layton! For all your real estate needs, call me today! Marcie Wammack REALTOR(305) 304-5300 or (305) 743-6959 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050 Craig CatesCates,58,is a native Conch and the retired owner of the NAPA Auto Parts store on North Roosevelt Boulevard.His first foray into politics came with his 2009 election.Cates and wife Cheryl have three children and four grandchildren.Carie NodaNoda,54,a Cuba native,moved to Key West when she was a child.She ran for mayor in 2009.Noda maintains a company called Creative Disaster Consultants,which deals with disaster preparedness and mitigation.Margaret RomeroRomero,60,a Key West native,spent her professional career working for IBM.In her retired life,she has emerged as a critic of local government,focusing primarily on the Key West City Commission and Monroe County School Board. MAYORAL RACE Julio AvaelAvael,67,is married with two children and two grandchildren.He was Key West city manager for 11 years, retiring in 2007,after serving in similar positions in other localities.He maintains a political consulting firm,Avael and Associates Consulting.Tony YanizYaniz,61,is a Cuba native who moved first to Miami,then to Key West after high school.He has one daughter and is a longtime employee of the Coconut Beach Resort,currently serving as director of sales and marketing. DISTRICT 4 45 homes were in pathFrom Fire,1Asurvey, the overall response on the alcohol-consumption question was 22 percent overall (25 percent for the men and 18.6 percent for women).The 2010 average state response was 19.8 percent for men and 10.5 percent for women.In Miami-Dade County, those alcohol-consumption numbers were 11 percent overall 16 percent for men and 5.7 percent of the women.Broward County reported an overall 16 percent on the drinking queries, but the mens responses jumped 8 points higher, up to 22 percent.One of the notable drops in Monroe County alcohol consumption was among younger people, ages 18 to 44.In the 2010 survey, 19.5 percent of those in the younger group admitted binge or daily drinking, down from the 26 percent reported in 2007. That suggests local Too Good for Drugs programs aimed at high-school sophomores in the Keys may be working, said Maureen Kempa, director of children and family services for the Guidance-Care Centers in Monroe County. Acoalition of local groups sponsors the educational programs, which includes alcohol-swab tests mailed to parents of 10thgraders in all three Keys public high schools.However, the percentage of middle-age (45-64) residents in Monroe County who described themselves as drinking significantly jumped to 32.4, up from 24 percent three years ago.People in Monroe County who admitted driving after an unsafe level of drinking was 4 percent double the state average.The percentage of Keys smokers 21.1 percent overall dropped from 2007 but still ranks above state averages for both men and women. Tobacco use is the No. 1 preventable cause of death in the world, and were 4 percentage points higher than the state average, said Christopher Tittel, wellness coordinator for the local Health Department. Not only do we have more smokers, but we have fewer smokers actively trying to quit, Tittel said. Information like this suggests maybe we could be working on our efforts to help people quit tobacco. Mens smoking in Monroe County (19.2 percent answering yes to tobacco use) declined from 2007, but the percentage of women increased 3 percent to a current 23.2 percent. On another front, Monroe County residents tended to come in below state averages for regular medical testing for cancer and other dangerous diseases.Keys show risky behaviorFrom Study,1ACity election 3 weeks away Subscriptions 743-5551


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Photo courtesy FLORIDA STATE ARCHIVESThis is Mrs.Clark in 1952,living the good life in Marathon.The new waterfront home has nothing next to it,giving that new convertible the road all to itself.Clark apparently was the wife of Harold Clark,who built the Sombrero Hotel,later called the Buccaneer Lodge,now Tranquility Bay Resort,in the 1940s.CELEBRATING OUR PAST EDITORIALHealth care costs everyoneLETTERS TO THE EDITORWaterfront is given awayIn 2007, Key West voters approved authorizing the city to lease about four acres on the Truman Waterfront to a qualified operator or management company for 99 years for exclusive use as a mixed-income senior citizens assisted-living and independent-living facility. Four years later, something has changed. Somehow, the approved referendum turned into a lease agreement to the nonprofit Florida Keys Assisted Care Coalition for four acres of Key West waterfront for 99 years at $1 a year. When that failed, it turned into the nonprofit claiming the right to assign the lease. Now, the same nonprofit is calling itself a consultant and the proposed 99-year, $1 lease agreement is up for approval on Monday. It would be turned over to the for-profit Tennesseebased Family Pride Corp. Compared to the language of the referendum, such a deal made me somewhat uneasy. It was as if the good faith of the voters was being used for someone elses gain (the nonprofit moving the deal forward has been led by Sandy Higgs, Ed Swift and Bookie Enriquez). The coalition has a deadline to get the lease approved by December. That deadline has already been extended in the past, so this is it, which no doubt explains how the lease contract arrived with little public notice to go for approval before the Naval Properties Local Redevelopment Authority at a special meeting Monday at 6 p.m. at Old City Hall on Greene Street. Somehow this was happening without approval of the Truman Waterfront Advisory Board, as if it were being pushed through. However, this was noticed and called into question. The proposed lease is 39 pages. It says only 16.67 percent of the units would be affordable housing. Most of the rest are common market. The developer can charge whatever it wants for the rest of the waterfront units. Or, as they should be properly described, condos. Another thing I noticed is that the developer doesnt have to go through the rate-of-growth ordinance; its exempted. If this deal is to be fair, then 16.67 percent affordable is not enough. For it to be fair to all of Key West, at least 50 percent of the housing must be affordable for Key West residents. Otherwise, seeing how this deal has changed so much and is not at all in the spirit of what Key West voters had in mind, let us bring it back to referendum. Mike Mongo Key WestThree help exonerate manOn the night of July 27, Peter McKinley, an inmate at Florida State Prison, was ushered to the wardens office to speak his last words over the phone to the dying woman who had raised him. This inmate, under the previous Department of Corrections regime, had been wrongfully accused and punished for crimes he did not commit while in prison. Each fraudulent charge carried a life sentence. The DOC and Inspector Generals Office launched an investigation that determined several horrific crimes had taken place. Unfortunately, they went and charged an innocent inmate with the commission of these felonies. This man was transported to a solitary cell on the isolation wing of Florida State Prison. After being confined in this manner for 30 months, his release was obtained. The state attorney from the 8th Judicial Circuit became convinced of the mans innocence and dropped all charges. There would have been no phone call and an innocent man would have died in prison if it were not for the valiant and fearless action of three people. As principled men of conscience, they never hesitated to stand with the underdog. Allison DeFoor, state Rep. Ron Saunders and Monroe County State Attorney Dennis Ward gave life after it had already been determined that it would be taken away. As a byproduct of their brilliant intervention, impressive prison reforms are being instituted that will save taxpayers money while ridding the system of many corrupt officials and policies. Inmates will finally be prepared with the appropriate skills that will allow them to successfully assimilate back into their communities.John Donnelly Key Largo Editors note: McKinley, a Key Largo resident who had been in prison on felony robbery charges, had been accused of sexually assaulting a guard. He was exonerated. The Shark-Free Marinas Initiative is reaching out to marinas in Florida to ask for their support in conserving the worlds shark populations. Organized as a cooperative by the Pegasus Foundation, the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and the Humane Society of the United States, the Initiative aims to reduce shark mortality worldwide by discouraging the landing of sharks and encouraging catchand-release of sharks in sport fishing, while rewarding forward-thinking marinas that participate in this program. Supporting organizations include Mote Marine Laboratory of Sarasota and Summerland Key, the Pew Environment Group, Fishpond USA and the Fisheries Conservation Foundation. Sharks are being killed at an unsustainable rate, according to a scientific study published by Imperial College, London, which estimated that the fins of between 26 million to 73 million sharks per year were being traded through the worlds fin markets as of the year 2000, mostly for shark-fin soup. In addition, the U.S. government estimates that recreational fishing killed an average of more than 200,000 sharks along the U.S. Gulf and Atlantic coast each year between 2004 and 2008. Many shark species have declined because of overfishing, which recreational fishing has contributed to in the U.S., notes Dr. Robert Hueter, senior scientist and director of Mote Marine Laboratorys Center for Shark Research. Sustaining these species is in the interest of recreational anglers as well as marine conservationists. Marinas in Florida can help reduce the number of sharks being killed by joining the Shark-Free Marina Initiative and preventing dead sharks from being brought back to their docks. There is no state more important to the success of this initiative in the United States than Florida, the sportfishing capital of the world, says Luke Tipple, managing director of the initiative. Because of the number of shark species off Florida and the sheer number of nursery grounds and migratory routes located there, protecting Floridas sharks is critical to maintaining the health of Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico waters. According to Dr. John Grandy, senior vice president of the Humane Society of the United States, Many tournaments offer anglers thousands of dollars for landing sharks, but anglers are beginning to realize that there are greater rewards for preserving shark fisheries. Only with more help from recreational anglers can we erase the misinformed notion that the only good shark is a dead shark. In 2009, close to 2,000 shortfin mako sharks were killed in recreational and commercial fisheries in the U.S., leading the National Marine Fisheries Service to declare that shortfin mako sharks are overfished. Despite asking fishermen to voluntarily release these sharks unharmed, tournaments targeting makos have continued. But forward-thinking anglers have already created new fishing tournaments that help conserve sharks and support marine research. For example, in 2011, the Guy Harvey Ultimate Shark Challenge, an annual catch-andrelease tournament in Southwest Florida awarded $10,000 in prizes for research-related tagging, while the Ocean City (Md.) Shark Tournament awarded $30,000 in prizes in its catchand-release division. There are two levels of commitment for an interested marina. It can either become a Shark-Free Marina that completely prohibits the landing of all sharks on its docks or a Shark-Friendly Marina, a facility that discourages the killing and landing of sharks and does not promote any activity that could harm sharks. The SFMI works in tandem with businesses and fishermen to increase the awareness of the need to protect our sharks and oceans, says Barbara Birdsey, founder of the Pegasus Foundation. This is a voluntary program that will prevent the needless killing of these ecologically and economically vital animals.Who speaks for those paying the bills now?So heres the thing about the big debate over Obamacare. Republican candidates running for president all vow to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act the minute they get in the White House. Their arguments differ slightly, but coalesce over the notion that the individual mandate is unconstitutional. Some add the notion that health care insurance should be left up to lawmakers in each state to decide. That smacks of the old states-rights arguments that have been used over and over to oppose such things as the Civil Rights Act, the Voting Rights Act, even the Social Security Act. That old saw is dull from lack of sharpening and any new wood to cut. Last week, the federal Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Va., ruled against the state of Virginia, which sued over the issue of requiring Americans to purchase health insurance that socalled individual mandate. Virginia has a law that specifically forbids such a requirement. But the three-judge panel ruled that Virginia lacks the authority to challenge the federal law, which may give pause to other legislatures around the country moving to pass similar restrictions on implementing federal health care laws. Imagine, just for a moment, if federal courts had allowed Mississippi or Alabama to continue enforcing Jim Crow laws to restrict voting rights for minorities. Or picture the chaos if federal courts allowed any individual state to opt out of the Social Security system. Those Republicans who attack Obamacare ignore a cold, hard truth about the health-care delivery system in this country: Its the most expensive per capita in the world and yet the burden of paying for that falls unevenly on the backs of the insured. Whether self-employed or covered partially by an employer-subsidized health care plan, those with insurance are subsidizing those without insurance. Evidence introduced in the Fourth Circuit Court case indicates that 45 million Americans had no health insurance last year. When they get sick, they go to emergency rooms for care. Guess who pays for that health care? All of the insured through higher premiums, bigger deductibles and ever-escalating costs for delivery of services all to cover unreimbursed costs by those without insurance. In 2008, the year with the latest figures available, that extra burden cost everyone with insurance $43 billion to treat millions who had no health-care coverage. If thats the idea the Republicans propose for health care cloaked in the states-rights argument then thats a non-starter for lots of people who can spot a red herring when they see one. Wed like Republican challengers to argue on our behalf for once instead of trying to defend the morally indefensible ground of those who refuse to pay, expecting the rest of us to pick up the tab.Marinas can spread the word about shark protection Photo courtesy FLORIDA MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORYShortfin mako sharks are among shark species that have been overfished,the National Marine Fisheries Service says. Patricia Ragan is operations director of the SharkFree Marina Initiative, based out of the Humane Society of the United States in Washington, D.C. Keynoter photo by SEAN KINNEYThis is part of the site at the Truman Waterfront thats set aside for the assisted-living facility.LETTERS TO THE EDITOR GUEST COLUMN


Conservation program looking for new hotelsThe South Florida Water Management District and the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority are having sign-up events for the Water Conservation Hotel and Motel Program, which is designed to reduce water use and its related costs in hotels without negatively affecting guest service. Lodging facility owners and managers are invited to view program materials, learn more about the program and sign on during the oneday program Tuesday, which is happening at three locations throughout the Keys. Signup is taking place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the Marathon Government Center meeting room, 2798 Overseas Highway; 10:30 a.m. to noon in the Big Pine Community Park Building, 31009 Atlantis Drive; and 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Founders Park Community Center, 87000 Overseas Highway. The Water CHAMPprogram provides participating hotels with free faucet aerators and attractive educational materials that encourage guests to reuse their bed linens and bathroom towels. In addition to conserving South Floridas limited water supply, the program reduces expenses through reduced water bills and laundry and labor costs. Dozens of Keys hotels already participate in the program, which can be used as a steppingstone to the Department of Environmental Protections Green Lodging Program. For more information, contact Robert Wanvestraut, district water conservation analyst, at (561) 682-2054 or rwanvest@sfwmd.gov.Three chances Tuesday to learn more,sign upLODGING Saturday,September 17,2011 5A Keynoter KeysNet.com 11065 5th Avenue Marathon 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050 Carmen & Fredy CarricaburuThe Team with Results(305) 289-0077www .HomesInTheKeys.com Our listing on 5th Street in Marathon JUSTSOLD!Call the Team with Results to get your property SOLD! (305) 289-0077 www.HomesInTheKeys.com SIGN UPFOR BILLEXPRESS WITH THE MONROE COUNTYTAX COLLECTORS OFFICE NOW!During Legislation this year the Tax Collectors were able to get the law changed to be able to send the Tax bills electronically, instead of by mail, to property owners who choose this option. Since it is the first year that we will be doing this we are going to still send you a hard copy bill (this year only) along with your emailed bill November 01, 2011 Sign up today on our Website to be able to receive your Tax bill by Bill Express for the convenience, cost savings no more envelopes, postage, etc. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call 305-295-5000 or email monroetaxcollector@yahoo.com. Published Keynoter 9/17/11 BUDGET SUMMARY City of Key Colony Beach Fiscal Year 2011-12Cash Balance Brought Forward$1,100,000$90,000$400,000$59,500$1,649,500$1,675,000$3,324,500ESTIMATED REVENUES:Taxes:Millage Per $1000 = 2.2465 Ad Valorem Taxes1,127,8001,127,8001,127,800 Sales,Use,Gas Tax68,270202,185270,455270,455 Communications Service Fees60,70060,70060,700 Licenses & Permits309,0001,210310,210310,210 Grants 00 Intergovernmental Revenue136,47031,455167,925167,925 Parks & Recreation47,35047,35047,350 Charges for Services24,00024,0001,111,4751,135,475 Fines & Forfeitures6,0006,0006,000 Interest Earned/Other37,9108002,50050041,7106,07547,785 Total Revenue & Financing Sources $1,749,230$100,525$204,685$1,710$2,056,150$1,117,550$3,173,700 Total Revenues & Balances$2,849,230$190,525$604,685$61,210$3,705,650$2,792,550$6,498,200EXPENSE SUMMARYLegislative/Judicial53,02553,02553,025 General Government Services343,320343,320343,320 Public Safety1,158,87575,0001,233,8751,233,875 Physical Environment76,16576,165676,940753,105 Parks & Recreation153,23035,500188,730188,730 Transportation58,20086,670144,870144,870 Contingencies20,00020,00020,000 Debt Service24,20026,80010,70061,700184,660246,360 Other Non-Operating43,45043,450200,000243,450 Designated Future Purchases21,0005,5004,00030,50065,00095,500 Total Expenditures$1,951,465$92,170$105,800$46,200$2,195,635$1,126,600$3,322,235 Reserves897,76598,355498,88515,0101,510,0151,665,9503,175,965 Total Expenditures & Reserves$2,849,230$190,525$604,685$61,210$3,705,650$2,792,550$6,498,200 The tentative,adopted,and/or final budgets are on file in the office of the above mentioned tax authority as a public record. General Fund Road Fund Infrastucture Fund Impact Fund Subtotal Budget Enterprise Funds Sewer and Stormwater Total Budget THE PROPOSED OPERATING BUDGET EXPENDITURES OF CITY OF KEY COLONY BEACH ARE 1.9% MORE THAN LAST YEARS TOTAL OPERATING EXPENDITURESPublished Keynoter 09-17-11 NOTICE OFBUDGETHEARINGThe CITYOF KEYCOLONYBEACH has tentatively adopted a budget for FISCAL YEAR 2011-2012. Apublic hearing to make a FINAL DECISION on the budget AND TAXES will be held on: September 21, 2011, 5:15 p.m. atCity of Key Colony Beach City Hall Auditorium 600 West Ocean Drive, Key Colony Beach, FLPublished Keynoter 09/17/11 Come visit our online photo galleries and submit your own at www.KeysNet.com/Photos BusinessStates jobless rate 10.7%Reinforcing the predictions of Florida economists who said the states road to recovery would be long and arduous, Floridas jobless rate remained at 10.7 percent in August, unchanged from July but lower than a year ago. The jobless rate last month in Florida also remained higher than the national average of 9.1 percent as the state continued to deal with a near dormant construction sector and a drop in government employment, the Agency for Workforce Innovation reported Friday. Monroe Countys unemployment rate was 6.7 percent for August, a tick up from a month earlier, the agency reported. The local jobless figure was 7.7 percent in August 2010. The island chain again had the lowest unemployment number in the state. Walton County was the next best off at 7 percent. Overall, however, the ranks of employed workers continue to grow. Over the year, 46,100 jobs were added, led by a rebounding hospitality industry that gained 46,400 jobs, a 5.1 percent rebound from the oil-tinged summer of 2010. Health services remained relatively strong in August, adding 22,000 jobs year-to-year. Floridas already anemic construction sector lost another 17,600 jobs in August compared to last year, a 5.1 percent drop. Government employment, though still relatively stable, lost 20,400 jobs. The only plus side from last month to this month is that the private sector started hiring again, said Sean Snaith, the director of the University of Central Floridas Institute for Economic Competitiveness. But government payroll cuts continue to weigh down overall job growth in the state. Fridays news was welcomed by the Florida Chamber of Commerce. While the unemployment rate remains unchanged at 10.7 percent, Florida continues to grow private sector jobs, said Edie Ousley, spokeswoman for the Florida Chamber. Florida added nearly 10,000 new jobs last month and is on pace to add over 100,000 by the end of the year.Keys better off on job front than rest of the stateBy MICHAEL PELTIERThe News Service of FloridaUNEMPLOYMENT IN BRIEFFirst State having bake sale for RelayFirst State Bank of the Florida KeysBig Pine office is having bake sales to benefit the American Cancer Societys Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraiser. The next sale will be held at the banks Big Pine Office at 30515 Overseas Highway on Sept. 30. First State Bank of the Florida Keys employees made more than $500 selling homemade baked goods at the first event. Leftover treats are donated to the Lower Keys Boys and Girls Club. In support of the American Cancer Societys Relay for Life, First State Bank sponsors many Relay for Life events throughout the year including yard sales, bead sales, raffles, auctions, jewelry and bake sales. Sysco honoring employee SciarroneMichael Sciarrone, Sysco Food Service sales representative for the Upper Keys, has earned the companys Torchbearer award for top sales in the corporation nationwide. This is the 19th time Sciarrone has been named a Torchbearer by the company. Company honors Key West clinicFresenius Medical Care North America has named its Fresenius Medical Care Key West facility a Center of Excellence for achieving the highest standards in patient care in 2010. Fresenius Medical Care says it has established high standards of clinical quality companywide, in keeping with those published by the Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative of the National Kidney Foundation. Fresenius Medical Care selects Centers of Excellence facilities by reviewing the patientsoutcome measures such as dialysis adequacy, control of anemia, nutritional status, vascular access, patient satisfaction and transplant education. Fresenius Medical Care Key West is at 1122 N. Roosevelt Blvd., Key Plaza. First State Bank marks anniversariesFirst State Bank of the Florida Keys recently recognized Jen Fish, loan closing officer, on her 10th year with the bank, and Jeff Martindale, mailroom courier, and Shane Briening, credit analyst, on their fifth years. Fish joined First State in 2001 as a loan administrative assistant. She was promoted to loan systems analyst/closing coordinator in 2003. loan closing supervisor in 2007 and to her current position in 2008. Fish has 18 years of banking experience and a bachelors degree from Randolph-Macon Womens College. Fish lives in Key West. Martindale joined First State Bank in 2006 as mailroom clerk/courier. Originally from Trinidad, Martindale has lived in Key West for 14 years. Briening joined First State in 2006 as a teller at the main office and held various positions of increasing responsibility in the loan administration department before being promoted to credit analyst II in 2010. Originally from southern New Jersey, Briening earned his bachelors degree from East Stroudsburg University. He lives in Key West with his wife. SCIARRONE FISH BRIENING MARTINDALE


AKey Largo School math teacher has been freed on $1,000 bond after turning himself in Thursday on a charge of simple battery on one of his students. Jose Zepeda, 38, is free on $1,000 bail. The 12-year-old student accused him of touching her thigh on several occasions. The alleged victim reported the incidents to her family in May, according to an arrest affidavit. Why an arrest came four months later wasnt immediately known. Zepeda has denied wrongdoing. Monroe County School District Superintendent Jesus Jara said Zepeda, a Miami resident, could face disciplinary action up to firing. In the meantime, he suspended Zepeda without pay. He had been reassigned on Sept. 9 to a different work location without contact with students pending investigation, according to a School District statement. Zepeda, according to Human Resources Director Cheryl Allen, was hired in September 2005 and earns $49,403 annually.Detective Jason Madnick of the Monroe County Sheriffs Office, working with staff from the state Department of Children and Families, began an investigation on May 11, finding that the girl isnt fluent in English and was having trouble in Zepedas fifth-grade math class. Zepeda had allowed her to sit by his desk during class to get assistance, Madnick wrote in an arrest report. During this time ... Zepeda would put his hand on her thigh.On May 9, Madnick wrote, the touching progressed as Zepeda allegedly worked his hand upward on her thigh close to the vaginal area, prompting the girl to physically stop him.The following day, Madnick reports that Zepeda had turned toward her and looked down at his groin area, then looked at her and again looked down at his groin area; the student looked at his groin and advised she had noticed a bulge in his pants, all the while allegedly touching the victims thigh.This isnt the first incident of alleged abuse the girl, from Cuban, reported to investigators.According to Madnicks report, she recalled being a 3year-old at a day-care center in Cuba when an 80-year-old man allegedly groped her genitals.Another incident she reported allegedly involved an older man exposing himself to her. Her father found the person and beat him up and the person was arrested, Madnick wrote. Zepeda told deputies he touched the student numerous times, but denied the contact was inappropriate or sexual. Three of 16 students interviewed told police they saw Zepeda touch the students leg. KeysNet.com Keynoter 6A Saturday,September 17,2011 Public Meetings Scheduled by and with the City of Marathon forSeptember2011City Council City Manager GingerSnead, MayorRogerHernstadt Dick Ramsay, Vice MayorCity Attorneys Richard Keating CouncilmemberStearns WeaverMiller Mike Cinque, CouncilmemberWeisslerAlhadeff Pete Worthington, Councilmember& Sitterson, PA CITYOFMARATHONPublished Keynoter 9/17/11Please note that more than one Marathon City Council/Board/Committee membermay participate in the meetings listed.SUBJECT : DA TE: TIME: LOCA TION: Planning Commission Meeting09/19/115:30pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. City Council/Staff Agenda 09/27/1110:00amMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. Briefing Workshop Executive Session: Case#. 2009-CA-01-M09/27/114:30pm Marathon Government Center, 2798 Overseas Hwy. The Great Marathon Real Estate Co., Inc. vs. City of Marathon City Council Meeting 09/27/115:30pm Marathon Government Center, 2798 Overseas Hwy. Code Board Hearing 09/28/116:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. To view the full City of Marathon calendarplease visit ourwebsite: www.ci.marathon.fl.usPursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, if a person decides to appeal any decision made by the City Council with respec t to any matter considered at any meeting or workshop noted herein, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and for such purposes he or sh e may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. The City of Marathon complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are a disabled person requiring specia l accommodations or assistance, please notify the City Clerk at (305) 289-5020 of such need at least 72 hours (3 days) in advance. 9/14/11hh Crystal Bay Resort suddenly closesThe Spottswood Cos. isnt the only developer aiming to fly the flag of a nationally recognized hotel chain in the Middle Keys. Crystal Bay Resort owner Marvin Rappaport closed the 26-unit property on the bayside of U.S. 1 near mile marker 50 on Monday in the hopes of turning it into a 100room Marriot Residence Inn. Rappaport offered few details Friday. He declined to discuss possible amenities, why the hotel closed now or any timetable for reconstruction. We signed a franchise agreement for a Marriot Residence Inn, is all he said. Rappaport purchased the property in December 2006. He said Crystal Bay is owned through his Miami-based Housing Trust Group and is the companys lone Keys property.City Planning Director George Garrett said hes met with Crystal Bay representatives at least once to discuss site plans, but that one has not been provided.Garrett said Crystal Bays largest problem will be acquiring available transientunit rights to build 100 rooms.The propertys development agreement allows for it to redevelop 27 2-bedroom, 2.5-bath condominiums, plus commercial space and 27 dock slips. There are a number of undeveloped transient units in the city, but I dont see anybody giving those up, Garrett said.Garrett said there are about 450 transient-unit rights available citywide. Many are spoken for, including 199 for a proposed Knights Key development, 105 at Spottswoods Faro Blanco project, 80 at the former Ramada Inn owned by Peebles Corp. and 46 at the Old Town site where city Finance Director Peter Rosasco proposed a Hampton Inn. Hes since sold the property.Garrett said Crystal Bay definitely wont be getting any transient units from the city.There are none. We cannot issue them and so if you dont have them or theyre not available for sale, youre out of luck, Garrett said.Owner wants to rebuild as MarriottBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYThe sign says its both open and closed,but the Crystal Bay Resort near mile marker 50 is in fact closed.Business pitched for beachThe idea of commercializing Marathons Sombrero Beach didnt sit well with some City Council members Tuesday evening. At the councils meeting, resident Josh Mothner pitched the idea of having rental umbrellas and chairs at the beach. He said he was doing so on behalf of businessman Asad Kahn. Mothner said it would encourage more tourists and locals to use the beach, and said it would be different than a food operation like a hot dog stand. One may believe vending on a beach isnt attractive. I disagree. I believe this will keep people in Marathon longer, he said. One hook: When the Switlik family deeded Sombrero Beach to Monroe County when the county owned the beach, it specifically banned commercial enterprises there. Mothner said he and attorney Frank Greenman contacted the Switlik family in New Jersey and answered questions about the idea. They were fine with the idea, Mothner said. Multiple attempts to contact the Switliks were unsuccessful as of press time Friday. The council unanimously agreed to let city staff investigate the possibility of a rental business at the beach. But not all like the idea. Councilman Pete Worthington, who lives close to the beach, said its not a good idea to draw more people there. He said he drives by it several times daily and that the parking lot is three-quarters full most of the year. To me, enhancing the beach is a good thing. Enticing more people to the beach I dont think is a good thing, he said. Mothner said he discussed the idea with each council member prior to Tuesday and that hes been working with Kahn on the proposal since February. It turned out to be a much harder thing to accomplish than I thought it would in a small town. I heard some statements that shocked me, he said of Worthingtons comments. Vice Mayor Dick Ramsay raised concerns about the Switlik ban on commercial activities at the beach. As much as Id like to say lets get it done, I want to make sure we are legally capable of doing it and that its what the public wants, he said.But Switlik deed restriction is an issueBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHONTeacher suspended, out on bondHes accused of touching young studentBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY LARGO Check likely not in the mailThe nonprofit group running Monroe Countys Middle Keys animal shelter isnt expecting a check even though an appeals court has freed up more than $250,000 in frozen assets claimed by the former shelter operator. Safe Harbor Animal Rescue of the Keys now runs the shelter and animalcontrol services from mile marker 16 to mile marker 70. The county gave the group the contract after Linda Gottwalds Stand Up for Animals group severed ties with the county in August 2010.Acounty audit of Gottwalds operation showed that, among other things, she used taxpayer money to buy herself a sport utility vehicle and spent money on personal entertainment and utility bills. She also reportedly used Monroe County-based money to pay for legal expenses, fencing and other items for a planned animal shelter in Traverse City, Mich.Katie Bentley, a former Gottwald employee, is now the shelter director for Safe Harbor. She said Gottwald has ill feelings toward her.Im not really holding my breath. If one of the other organizations got the contract, I think they would have seen some of the funds come to the shelter, Bentley said.In August 2010, Monroe County Circuit Court Judge David Audlin froze Stand Ups two bank accounts at the request of the county. Gottwald appealed and, on Wednesday, the Third District Court of Appeal in Miami ruled the money be unfrozen.The courts ruling did not address, much less vindicate, [Stand Ups] position that it was not obligated to remit any of the fees it collected to the county or use any of the donations it received to benefit the animals at the Middle Keys animal shelter. That issue remains to be resolved in the pending court action, Chief Assistant County Attorney Bob Shillinger said in a prepared statement. Shillinger said the countys lawsuit against Stand Up, which seeks a return of the money, would resume. The court would be called upon to determine the parties rights under the contract and the county code, he said. That basically means who is entitled to the $250,000, and how much.Gottwalds always claimed to be a private contractor doing the job for a set price, while the county feels differently.Stand Up was hired to exercise the countys animal-control police powers and collect fees on the countys behalf and donations for the benefit of the animals at the Middle Keys shelter, Shillingers statement says.Appeals court frees up money for Stand UpBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comANIMAL CONTROLBoard gives OK to budget, raisesThe Monroe County Commission gave narrow final approval to a fiscal year 2011-12 budget Thursday that will dole out 5 percent cost-of-living raises to almost 500 county employees.County Administrator Roman Gastesi had lobbied for the raises since July, saying the county has reined in spending, cut staff positions and built up reserves over the past four years.As expected, the vote passed by the same 3-2 margin it did Monday, when the second of second of three public hearings was held. Commissioners George Neugent and Kim Wigington dissented.The final aggregate tax rate of 4.1802 is 4.75 percent under the rollback rate necessary to generate the same tax revenue as the current year. Thats equal to $4.1802 per $1,000 of assessed property value.At that rate, the owner of a $300,000 home in the unincorporated area would pay $1,254 in taxes. The aggregate rate does not apply to all homeowners; some live in special taxing districts.Almost every employee will receive a 3 percent reimbursement that Gastesi wanted because workers are now required to contribute 3 percent of their salaries to the Florida Retirement System. The other 2 percent is for any employee whos not received a raise in the past three years. Staff added the provision that any pay increase cannot put an employee over the salary cap for his or her position.But the commission approved minor exceptions. The 18 employees in the states deferred retirement option program and those capped out at their current pay grade will not receive raises.Under DROP, government employees can retire after 30 years of employment, then get rehired. If that happens, their monthly Florida Retirement System benefits accumulate and earn tax-deferred interest.Commissioner David Rice was seen as the swing vote to approve raises for the fiscal year that starts on Oct. 1.He noted, One figure Id like to share with you, and that is even with these raises and most of the county employees will get 5 percent the total amount of money well spend for Monroe County salaries next year is less than it was this year, he said, pointing to attrition and streamlining.The total budget which includes state and federal revenue sharing, grants and the like is $319 million, down from $343 million three years ago. The total day-to-day operating budget is $78.1 million.Most getting salary hikes starting Oct.1By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comCOUNTY GOVERNMENT


Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,SEPTEMBER 17,2011 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 4B Just a touch of salt A Lower Keys couple finds success with their new venture,Florida Keys Sea Salt.Story, 10B Good times for Good Health Fundraisers benefit the Good Health Clinic the Keysonly free health clinic.Story, 3B B Sports & Outdoors CommunityLifestyle Arts & Entertainment Conchs get guaranteed win but barelyGuaranteeing a volleyball win over rival Marathon High School was nearly a very bad decision by Key West coach Jessy Hulme. Hulme thought the Conchs would have a relatively easy time on Wednesday with what she knows is a Dolphins program in rebuilding mode. It turned out to be just the opposite, as Key West just squeaked out a victory in five games over a very game Marathon squad. I was very surprised. When we played Marathon in the preseason, theyre rebuilding so it wasnt much of a game. I thought [Wednesday] night would be a good opportunity to get some of my younger girls into the game, Hulme said. That wasnt the case, though, as Marathon shocked the Conchsstarting lineup and took the first game 25-20. Hulme sat her Alineup in favor of bench players for the second game, which Marathon also won, 25-22. ATaylor Konrath kill gave the Dolphins a sixpoint 13-7 lead, their largest of the game. Key West chipped away and tied theKey West comes back to beat FinsPREP VOLLEYBALLBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.com Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYKey West sophomore Franchesca Garcia sets a ball during a five-game comeback win over rival Marathon High.The Conchs dropped the first two games,25-20 and 25-22,but won the next three-25-7,25-9 and 15-11-to take the match.See Vollyball,2B Lady Canes sweep the SabresArain of serving aces powered Coral Shores High Schools volleyball Lady Canes over St. Brendan in a district match Thursday. The Canesvictory moved their District 16-4A record to 2-1 (3-3 overall) with the 25-14, 25-16, 2523 sweep of the Lady Sabres. Coral Shores delivered a season-high 16 serving aces in the win. Head coach Andy Thiery said the convincing win was welcome in the wake of Tuesdays three-game loss to district leader Gulliver Prep, 25-21, 25-16, 25-16. After a tough [Gulliver] defeat, its always nice to rebound with a strong performance on your home floor against a district opponent, Thiery said. Were getting close to that time of the season when a team will either really pull it together or not, he said. So far, this team has responded. Senior hitters Kelsie Thiele and Lakelia Cooper each scored nine kills. Noting the solid sets from Shanna Morehouse and Ellie Leopold and reliable team passing, Thiery said, At times, the game aesthetically just looked incredible. Coral Shores hosts local rival Marathon High School in a Tuesday contest in Tavernier. JVstarts at 4 p.m., followed by the varsity around 5:30. The Lady Cane JVbeat the Sabre JV in a two-game match with good games from Montana Manos and Brooklyn Irwin.Eagles win thirdIsland Christian Schools Lady Eagles try to keep their volleyball record perfect with two home games this week. Coach Sheryl Yosts 3-0 club quickly dispatched Redland Christian Academy, 25-7, 25-6, 25-9, on the road Thursday. Outstanding serving, Yost summarized. Jessie Ledwith served a 15-point string in the first game, and Lauren Montagne reeled off 10 straight service points in the second. Abbey Lindholm served 14 points in the third game. Jasmine Theodosiou contributed a strong serving game, the coach said. Island Christian hosts Colonial Christian on Tuesday and Calusa Prep on Friday. Both matches at the ICS Family Life Center start at 4 p.m.And ICS does the same thing to RedlandUPPER KEYS VOLLEYBALLBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.comAmatch win for Dolphin golfersThings are looking up for the Marathon High School golf team. The Dolphins196stroke total in a Sept. 7 match was the first time the team broke 200 in three years. The top four ninehole scores make the team total in high school golf. Two days later, the team shot 192 in a loss to Miami Country Day. But on Tuesday, the Dolphins took a step they hadnt taken in four years winning a match. Marathon shot a 186 at the Biltmore Golf Course in Miami that was good enough for a six-stroke win over LaSalle High School (192). Palmer Trinity Schools 173 was good enough to beat the Dolphins and LaSalles Lions. We broke 190 and weve gone down three matches [in a row], so Im definitely happy, coach Kevin Freeman said. Kodi Daniels44 led the Dolphins. He was followed by Kyle Pierce (45), Jake Logan (48) and Kevin McKeon (49). Jake probably had the most outstanding round because he had a nine on the [par-five] first hole, but on the last eight holes shot a 38, Freeman said. The Dolphins have collectively struggled this year with their short game. Freeman said the team reversed that trend Tuesday. These greens have given us trouble in the past; theyre a lot quicker than in Marathon. But we only had one three-putt all day, he said. The Dolphins were scheduled to visit Key West Friday for a match against the Conchs and Gulliver Prep. Results were not available at press time. The three teams are also scheduled to play 18 holes today starting at 11 a.m. at the Key West Golf Club.The team bests LaSalles Lions with a 186MARATHON GOLFBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comHome still tough forLady ConchsOn Tuesday afternoon, a day before the Key West High volleyball team won its first match at Marathon, the Conchs were swept at home by district opponent St. Brendan, 25-21, 25-20, 25-21. It was the third time this season that the Conchs lost a match in three consecutive games at the Bobby Menendez Gym. In the first game, the Conchs got to within 23-21 after erasing a big lead, but kills by Juli Calienes and Michelle Bulnes finished the game for the Sabres. In the second game, Key West trailed, 22-20, before St. Brendans Sabres won on two tap shots by Bulnes and a service ace by Alessandra Plana. In the third game, the Conchs had a 20-14 lead before the Sabres reeled off 11 of the next 12 points. We need to turn the corner, Key West coach Jessy Hulme said. We need to get out in front in games and stay in front. Britney Price and Lindsay Cowpland each had seven points for the Conchs, Shaniya Watson had six, Matti Reid had five and Courtnie Coleman had four. Bulnes led St. Brendan with 14 points. The Conchs were 1-4 following their Wednesday win over Marathon.St.Brendans Sabres sweep vball matchKEY WEST VOLLEYBALL Photo by BERT BUDDEMatti Reid serves for the Conchs during their loss to St. Brendan on Tuesday afternoon.By DICK WAGNERKeynoter Contributor


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Senior Olha Morekhodovas powerful jump serve was too much for the Dolphins to handle in those games. Six-foottwo-inch senior Lindsey Cowpland also asserted herself at the net in both games. She had multiple kills and blocks. It appeared Key West would run away with the fifth and final game after building an 8-1 lead. But Marathon won four straight points, capped by an Ashley Stullenburger ace, to make it 8-5. Key West led by just one, 10-9, before rattling off four straight points to go up 14-9. ASydney Konrath ace made the score 14-11, but a foot fault on her next serve ended the comeback bid. Marathon (2-6) and Key West (1-4) are both scheduled to take part in the Key West Invitational tournament over the weekend. Each will play five games. Hulme said Vero Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Hardee Senior and American High are the other participants.Conchs catch fireFrom Vollyball,1B Relay team sets school recordAnew school record was the highlight of Marathon High Schools Tuesday swim meet against LaSalle High and Ransom Everglades schools at host Ransom. Markie Sandusky, Kyra Simcic-Swanson, Malorie Woodbury and Abi Connell shaved two seconds off their 400-yard freestyle relay record of 4:43, finishing in 4:41. The Dolphins faced stiff competition in the Lions and Raiders, finishing behind both in the boys and girls meets. Ransom is a traditionally powerful program. Ransom and LaSalle were both strong teams and it was good to get out there against strong year-long swimmers. There were some good races, coach Sarah Maschal said. Maschal said sophomore Sydney Schuhmacher swam well, shaving 15 seconds off her previous-best 200-yard freestyle time. She finished at 3:15. The boys team has added five middle-school swimmers the past week, doubling the team in size. The younger kids will have a chance to swim against fellow middleschoolers when the Dolphins visit Gulliver Prep today for an invitational.But Dolphins fall to Lions and RaidersMARATHON SWIMMINGBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comHurricane boys win PennekampAfirst-place finish by Steven Chadwick and a third by Pablo Gonzalez gave Coral Shores High Schools boys cross-country team a victory in the first home meet Tuesday. Chadwick ran a 21minute, 6-second time over the 5-kilometer course at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Gonzalez came in at 21:55. The Lady Hurricanes finished second overall in the girls race, behind a dominant Carrollton crew. Other entered teams were Marathon High School, Island Christian and Westwood Christian. Also scoring points for the Cane boys (place, name, time): 6. Landon Brooks, 22:56; 7. Tim Holt, 22:56; 12. John Perrotti (time not listed); 13. Bud Humelsine, 24:45; 14. Cole Houser, 25:07. Island Christian boys runners Trey Gendron and Tommy Lindholm took fourth and fifth overall, respectively, in their first varsity meet. Times were not available. Lady Hurricane scorers were: 8. Shanice Mills, 24:0; Anouk Bellion, 26:57; Kyia Herlth, 30:26; Colleen Welsh, 31:17; and Mandy Camp, 32:10. Riley Durkin (23:40) and Ricardo Ceja (23:53) led Marathons boys team. Other Dolphin runners were Joseph Gonzalez (26:10), Spencer Peteck (28:53) and Marco Ceja (28:55). Gabriela Ceja turned in a 27:49 time as the top Lady Dolphin runner at Pennekamp. Other Marathon runners crossing the line include Yana Byazrova (34:00), Savannah Phythian (34:51), Elizabeth Kyle (35:26) and Takara McKnight (40:00).Eagles debutIsland Christians crosscountry squads made their debut Tuesday after a hiatus of several years for the Eagle running program. Nicki Mann, a former Coral Shores track athlete, coaches the Eagle teams. I have a passion for running, and I realized there are a lot of kids at ICS who would rather run than play team sports, Mann said. ICS Eagles, the Dolphins also competePREP CROSS COUNTRYBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.com Lopez takes over Conch hoopsAnton Lopez, a former athlete at Key West High, is the schools new boys basketball coach. He was selected by principal Amber Bosco. Dave Wagner, an assistant coach with the team last season, had also applied for the job, which pays $3,500. Im elated, and so are the guys on the team, Lopez said. I thanked [Bosco] and told her I wouldnt let her down. Lopez, 36, played basketball and baseball for the Conchs in the 1990s, and works at the school with special-needs students. The son of Glenwood Lopez a minister and referee who coached the Conch girls basketball team in the late s Anton Lopez has coached since he was 21, mostly with the Key West Police Athletic League. This summer, he coached a local traveling team that included Key West High players. He succeeds Paul Davis, who resigned with a 58-80 record after six seasons. The Conchs were 11-11 last season. My goals are to get the kids acclimated as a team, win our district and get out seniors into college, Lopez said. We have a lot of talent and Im very optimistic about having a good season. Lopez will have three returning starters his son, forward JeQuan Lopez; guard Ryan Wagner, and forward Clive Georges.New coach has plenty of experienceKEY WEST BASKETBALL Photo by BERT BUDDEAnton Lopez played for the Conchs.Now,he gets to coach his alma mater.By DICK WAGNERKeynoter Contributor


Saturday,September 17,2011 3B Keynoter KeysNet.com KEY LARGO Ocean Reef ChapelOcean Reef Drive 367-2049 Church of Christ MM 100.7 451-1194 Key Largo Baptist MM 106 451-1642 St Justin Martyr MM 105.5 451-1316 Church of the Nazarene MM 100 451-1142 Lighthouse on the Rock MM 99.3 451-6212 First Baptist Church MM 99 451-2265 Seventh Day Adventist MM 98.5 852-0899 TAVERNIER Coral Isles ChurchDr. Bonnie Frost, Pastor Contemporary worship and Childrens Church School Sunday at 10:30 a.m. Call for our schedule of activities and programs. MM 90 852-5813Burton Memorial United Methodist MM 93 852-2581Keys Jewish Community Center MM 93 852-5235 Church of God MM 90.5 852-5996 Immanual Lutheran Sunday Service 10 amMM 90.2 ocean side Tavernier 305-852-8711 www.KeysLutheran.orgSan Pedro Catholic ChurchRev. John Peloso Sunday 9 am & 11 am, Saturday Vigil 5 pm, Mon., Thur. & Friday 8:30 am, Tues. Communion Service 8:30 am MM 89.5 305-852-5372Spirit and Truth Ministries MM 89.5 852-7975 ISLAMORADA First Baptist Church MM 81.2 664-4910 United Methodist MM 81 664-3661St. James the Fisherman Episcopal ChurchHoly Eucharist Sunday 9 am www.stjamesthefisherman.orgMM 87.5 Bayside Islamorada 305-852-8468 LAYTON Community Baptist Layton Dr. 664-2430 MARATHON First Baptist 62nd St. 743-5134 Community Methodist MM 48 743-5107 St Columba Episcopal 52nd St. 743-6412 San Pablo Catholic 122nd St. 289-0636 New Life MM 49 743-7165 Calvary Baptist 76th St. 743-6838New Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist 42nd St. 743-3300Jehovahs Witnesses Kingdom Hall 98th St. 743-3679 Seventh-Day Adventist Loggerhead Ln. 743-4796 Church of Christ 26th St. 743-5397 Martin Luther Chapel 122nd St. Gulf 289-0700 The Salvation Army 2805 O/S Hwy. 743-9410 BIG PINE KEY St. Peter Catholic MM 30 872-2537St. Francis In the Keys Episcopal Key Deer Blvd. 872-2547Lord of the Seas Lutheran Key Deer Blvd. 872-3612 First Baptist Key Deer Blvd. 872-2542 United Methodist Key Deer Blvd. 872-2470Vineyard Christian Fellowship County Rd. 872-3404St. Andrews Orthodox Mission Key Deer Blvd. 872-1453Jehovahs Witness Kingdom Hall MM 28 872-7000 SUGARLOAF KEY Sugarloaf Baptist Crane Blvd. 745-2661 Calvary Chapel 17175 O/S Hwy. 240-9673 BIG COPPITT KEY First Baptist Church Ave F 294-4118Keys Chapel Orthodox Presbyterian Coppitt Rd. 294-8256 STOCK ISLANDKey West Baptist Temple 2nd Ave. 294-3411 Covenant WordMacDonald Ave. 292-1119 KEY WEST Church of Christ Von Phister St. 296-3331 Church of God White St. 296-8844Cornish Memorial AME Zion Whitehead St. 294-2350 Fifth St Baptist 5th St. 294-2255 Glad Tidings United St. 296-5773 Grace Lutheran Flagler St. 296-5161 United Methodist Eaton St. 296-2392Metropolitan Community Petronia St. 294-8912Peace Covenant Presbyterian Flagler Ave. 294-1223Southernmost Prayer and Faith Fleming St. 292-6416 Unity of the Keys Virginia St. 296-5888St. James First Missionary Baptist Olivia St. 296-5593St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Windsor Ln. 294-1018 Christian Science Elizabeth St. 296-8215Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Northside Dr. 294-9400 St Pauls Episcopal Duval St. 296-5142 Trinity Presbyterian Simonton St. 296-3318Impact Community Seventh-Day Adventist Fifth St. 393-9554 Unitarian Universalist Georgia St. 296-4369 BNai Zion United St. 294-3437 Chabad Jewish Center Trinity Dr. 295-0013 Salvation Army Flagler Rd. 294-5611 Seventh-Day Adventist Thomas St. 522-3693 Get Fit Family Boot Camp Southard St. 294-4351 Houses of Worship Kirk of the KeysOverseas Highway at 89th Street Marathon, FL MM 51.5Staffed Childrens Sunday School & NurserySunday Services 9 a.m. Contemporary 11 a.m. Traditionalwww.kirkofthekeys.com Marathon Church Of God800 74th Street,OceanSunday Worship & Children's Church 10:45AM Sunday Evening Worship 6:00PMWednesday Night Bible Study 6:30PMA Pentecostal Ministry with a Prophetic Voice" For God so loved the world..." and so do we! The Worship Directory is a service of the Keynoter. Basic listings are included free. To place an expanded paid listing, call the Classifieds department at (305) 743-5551. LivingTwo events help the Good Health ClinicTwo upcoming events are designed to raise money for the Good Health Clinic in Tavernier the Florida Keysonly free health-care clinic. The first is on Oct. 2, an Oktoberfest at the Caribbean Club, mile marker 104 in Key Largo. It kicks off at 3 p.m. with entertainment by Black Water Sound, Jimmy Hawkins, John McKenna, Steve Vennini and Luke Summer Glenn. There will also be water golf, a beer tasting, burgers and dogs, massages, a silent auction and more. Then starting at 5 p.m. on Oct. 12, the Sparrows Nest, right behind Bud n Marys Marina at mile marker 79.8, hosts a benefit for the clinic. Itll include a pulled-pork contest, drinks, live music, bake sale, silent auction and 50-50 raffle. Cost of dinner is $10 a plate for adults and $5 for children under 12. That includes a vote in the pulledpork contest. Dr. Sandy Yankow opened the Good Health Clinic in 2004. His motivation, according to the clinics website: As a young medical student, his and his wifes second child was born with a congenital intestinal illness, duodenal atresia, which necessitated immediate surgery. Dr. William Brown performed the life-saving bowel surgical resection on their newborn daughter at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami. Browns and the hospital administration charges were waived. Brown simply asked Dr. Yankow to be mindful of the goodwill extended and always provide needed medical care without regard to a patients ability to pay. Clinic staff says that since it opened, more than 7,300 patients have been seen by the clinics associated doctors and health-care providers providing more than $20 million in medical services. And just in the first quarter of 2011 alone, the staff says, Baptist Health South Florida and Mariners Hospital provided $1,232,576 in free services and the clinic has provided $38,700 in free medicationsIt provides free care in the Upper KeysKeynoter StaffHEALTH CARE The Good Health Clinic is at mile marker 91.5 oceanside in Tavernier.Keynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOWLIVING BRIEFSKCB dive center cleans on SundayADeep Blue Dive Center in Key Colony Beach has its eighth annual underwater cleanup set for Sunday off the Middle Keys. Its part of the Nature Conservancys 26th annual International Coastal Cleanup, the worlds largest volunteer effort to help protect our oceans, lakes and rivers. Staff with ADeep Blue Dive will head out Sunday from 8 a.m. to noon from its headquarters at 400 Sadowski Causeway, Key Colony. Call 743-2421 for additional information and to reserve a space on the boat. To participate, you must be an advanced openwater-certified diver.Keys to Peace marks Peace DayThe Upper Keys group Keys to Peace marks the 29th International Day of Peace on Wednesday at Rib Daddys Restaurant, mile marker 102 bayside, with the 6 p.m. display of one of its peace bells. Local artists created the bells to spread the sound of peace, install at Keys community peace parks, and to sell to finance peace educational projects. For more information, visit www.KeysToPeace .com or call 453-1835.Free plant clinics Monday,WednesdayYou can get problem insects identified and your plant problems diagnosed at two free plant clinics this coming week. The clinics, presented by master gardeners from the Monroe County Cooperative Extension Service, are:Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Gato Building, 1100 Simonton St., Suite 2260, Key West.Wednesday from 9 a.m. to noon at the Murray E. Nelson Government and Cultural Center, mile marker 102 bayside. To find out more, call 292-4501.Islamorada church hosts paint classesSt. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church, mile marker 87.5, is hosting oilpainting classes Tuesdays from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. To find out more, call Virginia Todd at 396-7008.Conchtoberfest is approachingKeys residents and visitors can celebrate chowder power and fritter flavor during the second annual Conchtoberfest, set for Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 at Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key. Adeliciously themed and decorated weekend event, Conchtoberfest includes food, specialty drinks, family activities and games, conch shell blowing contests and live local music entertainment at the Hawks Cay marina, in front of Toms Harbor House at 61 Hawks Cay Blvd. Festival hours are 5 to 10 p.m. Sept. 30, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Oct. 1, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 2. Weekend admission is $5 per person per day and includes parking.Everglades pair speaks TuesdayThe Upper Keys Garden Club meets on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at the Francis Tracy Garden Center, mile marker 94 bayside, for its first meeting of the season. Guest speakers are Ivy Kelley and Christi Cunningham from Everglades National Park. Contact Paula at 4534799 for more information. THE CITYOFKEYWESTContractors Examining BoardT uesday September 27, 201 1 at 3:00 pm Old City Hall, 510 Greene StreetIt is the policy of the City of Key West to comply with all requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible. For sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices, or materials in accessible format, please call the TTYnumber at 305-809-1000 or the ADACoordinator at 305-809-3951 at least five business days in advance.Published Keynoter 9-17-11


KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday,September 17,2011 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 A A A d / 3735400 Noticeisherebygiven thaton 9/23/11at10:30amthe followingmobilehomewillbe soldatpublicauctionpursuant toF.S.715.109:2009HOME / 1SE900R329L000154.Last Tenants:MarioEloyRoiz& YvonneRoizakaIvonne A leman.Saletobeheldat NHC-FL13LPdbaSunshine Key38801OverseasHwy.,Big PineKey,FL33043 813-241-8269. PublishSeptember10,17, 2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3933600 NOTICEOFPUBLICSALE: ANCHORTOWING gives NoticeofForeclosureofLien andintenttosellthesevehicles on 09/30/2011,08:00amat 189USHIGHWAY1, KEYWEST,FL33040-5476, pursuanttosubsection713.78 oftheFloridaStatutes. A NCHORTOWINGreserves therighttoacceptorrejectany and/orallbids. 3VWVH69M03M107328 2003VOLKSWAGEN PublishSeptember17,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3595100 INTHECIRCUITCOURTOF THE16thJUDICIALCIRCUIT, INANDFORMONROE COUNTY,FLORIDA CaseNo.:2011-DR-281-M MarkG.Rowden, Petitioner and PhyllisK.Rowden, Respondent. A A NOTICEOFACTIONFOR DISSOLUTIONOF MARRIAGE TO:PhyllisK.Rowden 1410OverseasHwy, Marathon,FL33050 YOUARENOTIFIEDthatan actionhasbeenfiledagainst youandthatyouarerequiredto serveacopyofyourwritten defenses,ifany,toiton Mark G.Rowden, whoseaddressis 6800OverseasHwy, Marathon,FL33050 onor before October3,2011, and filetheoriginalwiththeclerkof thisCourtat 3117Overseas Highway,Marathon,FL 33050 beforeserviceon Petitonerorimmediately thereafter. Ifyoufailtodoso, adefaultmaybeentered againstyoufortherelief demandedinthepetition. Copiesofallcourt documentsinthiscase, includingorders,are availableattheClerkofthe CircuitCourtsoffice.You mayreviewthesedocuments uponrequest. Y oumustkeeptheClerkof theCircuitCourtsoffice notifiedofyourcurrent address.(YoumayfileNotice ofCurrentAddress,Florida SupremeCourtApproved FamilyLawForm12.915.) Futurepapersinthislawsuit willbemailedtotheaddress onrecordattheclerks office. WARNING:Rule12.285, FloridaFamilyLawRulesof Procedure,requirescertain automaticdisclosureof documentsandinformation. Failuretocomplycanresult insanctions,including dismissalorstrikingof pleadings. Dated:August29,2011 CLERKOFTHE CIRCUITCOURT By:TammyL.Marciel A A DeputyClerk PublishSeptember3,10,17, 24,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3839900 MONROECOUNTYTOURIST DEVELOPMENTCOUNCILDISTRICTADVISORY COMMITTEEMEETINGS DACI willmeeton WednesdayOctober5,2011 at 3:00p.m. atthe Doubletree GrandKeyResort inKey West. DACII willmeeton Tuesday October4,2011 at 6:00p.m. atthe LowerKeysChamber ofCommerce inBigPineKey. DACIII willmeeton WednesdayOctober5,2011 at 9:00a.m. atthe Marathon CommunityTheatre. DACIV willmeeton Tuesday October4,2011 at 2:00p.m. atthe CheecaLodgeResort in Islamorada. DACV willmeeton Tuesday October4,2011 at 10:00a.m. atthe HolidayInnKeyLargo. A llDACmeetingsareopento thepublic. A DAASSISTANCE:Ifyouare apersonwithadisabilitywho needsspecial accommodationsinorderto participateinthese proceedings,pleasecontact theCountyAdministrators Office,byphoning(305) 292-4441,betweenthehours of8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.,nolater thanfive(5)calendardaysprior tothescheduledmeeting;ifyou arehearingorvoiceimpaired, call. PublishSeptember17,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3772100 INTHECIRCUITCOURTOF THE16thJUDICIALCIRCUIT, INANDFORMONROE A A COUNTY,FLORIDA CaseNo.:2011-DR-962-K CristinaCovas, Petitioner and LeslieMason, Respondent. AMENDEDNOTICEOF ACTIONFORDISSOLUTION OFMARRIAGE TO:LeslieMason Unknown YOUARENOTIFIEDthatan actionhasbeenfiledagainst youandthatyouarerequiredto serveacopyofyourwritten defenses,ifany,toiton CristinaCovas whose addressis 501GreeneSt., KeyWest,FL33040 onor before October14,2011, and filetheoriginalwiththeclerkof thisCourtat 500WHITEHEAD ST., / 101,KEYWEST,FL 33040 beforeserviceon Petitonerorimmediately thereafter. Ifyoufailtodoso, adefaultmaybeentered againstyoufortherelief demandedinthepetition. Copiesofallcourt documentsinthiscase, includingorders,are availableattheClerkofthe CircuitCourtsoffice.You mayreviewthesedocuments uponrequest. Y oumustkeeptheClerkof theCircuitCourtsoffice notifiedofyourcurrent address.(YoumayfileNotice ofCurrentAddress,Florida SupremeCourtApproved FamilyLawForm12.915.) Futurepapersinthislawsuit willbemailedtotheaddress onrecordattheclerks office. WARNING:Rule12.285, FloridaFamilyLawRulesof Procedure,requirescertain automaticdisclosureof documentsandinformation. Failuretocomplycanresult insanctions,including dismissalorstrikingof pleadings. A A Dated:September6,2011. CLERKOFTHE CIRCUITCOURT By:MarisladyLopez DeputyClerk PublishSeptember10,17,24, October1,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3934900 NOTICEOFPUBLICSALE: AlexsAutoWrecking&Parts givesNoticeofForeclosureof Lienandintenttosellthese vehicleson 09/28/20119:00 AM at 111USHighway1 / 107,KeyWest,Florida 33040 pursuanttosubsection 713.78oftheFloridaStatutes. A lex sAutoWrecking&Parts reservestherighttoacceptor rejectanyand/orallbids. 1N4BU31D9TC164503 1996NISSAN JM1BJ2210X0192232 1999MAZDA PublishSeptember17,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3904100 INTHECIRCUITCOURTFOR THESIXTEENTHJUDICIAL CIRCUITINANDFOR MONROECOUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATEDIVISION FileNo.2010-CP-129-K INRE:ESTATEOF ROBERTMATTHEW SANCHEZ, Deceased. NOTICETOCREDITORS Theadministrationoftheestate ofROBERTMATTHEW SANCHEZ,deceased,whose dateofdeathwasFebruary28, 2010,ispendingintheCircuit CourtforMONROECounty, Florida,ProbateDivision,the addressofwhichis500 WhiteheadStreet,KeyWest A A Florida33040.Thenamesand addressesofthepersonal representativeandthe personalrepresentatives attorneyaresetforthbelow. A llcreditorsofthedecedent andotherpersonshaving claimsordemandsagainst decedentsestateonwhoma copyofthisnoticeisrequiredto beservedmustfiletheirclaims withthiscourtWITHINTHE LATEROF3MONTHSAFTER THETIMEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICEOR30DAYSAFTER THEDATEOFSERVICEOFA COPYOFTHISNOTICEON THEM. A llothercreditorsofthe decedentandotherpersons havingclaimsordemands againstdecedentsestatemust filetheirclaimswiththiscourt WITHIN3MONTHSAFTER THEDATEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICE. A LLCLAIMSNOTFILED WITHINTHETIMEPERIODS SETFORTHINSECTION 733.702OFTHEFLORIDA PROBATECODEWILLBE FOREVERBARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGTHE TIMEPERIODSSETFORTH A BOVE,ANYCLAIMFILED TWO(2)YEARSORMORE A FTERTHEDECEDENTS DATEOFDEATHISBARRED. Thedateoffirstpublicationof thisnoticeisSeptember17, 2011. PersonalRepresentative: StevenSanchez 5413ThirdAvenue StockIsland,Florida33040 A ttorneyforPersonal Representative: JamesW.McQuade A ttorneyforStevenSanchez FloridaBarNo.41607 LawOfficesofSamuelJ. Kaufman 1509JosephineStreet,Suite1 KeyWest,Florida33040 SPC# 1534We can build you a custom pool from Key Largo to Key West!Pool Renovations Concrete Pools Fiberglass PoolsOffice: 305-517-6505Andy Nichols, OwnerCell: 571-264-4794Marathon, FL capnich37@gmail.comLicensed & Insured LIVING BRIEFSTraveler presents Alaska journeyBetty Banks, a retired guidance counselor, will share photos and highlights of her recent Alaskan tour when she presents her Alaska Travelogue to the Senior Group at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 26 at the Key Largo library, in Trade Winds Plaza at mile marker 101.4. The free program is open to the public.Keys ACLU launches essay contestThe Florida Keys chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union has launched its William Bradford Memorial Essay Contest, which will award a $500 prize to a current Monroe County student in 11th grade who will graduate in 2013. The topic is The Bill of Rights and My Community. Essays should be between 500 and 1,000 words and the deadline to send them in is May 1, 2012. The winner will be notified in September 2012. The contest commemorates William Bradford, who died in July 2010. He was an attorney and a founding member of the Keys ACLU chapter. Specifics about the contest can be obtained by calling John Gish at 293-2788.Chair yoga set at Senior CenterChair yoga classes return to the Marathon Senior Center on Oct. 26, Nov. 2 and 30, and Dec. 7. Cost is $12 per class or $40 for the four-week session. Classes are from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Senior Center, across from Stanley Switlik Elementary School on 33rd Street bayside. The instructor is Mindy D. Kaufman. To register or find out more, call 743-4008 from noon to 4 p.m. weekdays. 22928 Long Ben Ln. Cudjoe Key JUST SOLD!Another one of Dianes listing on Cudjoe Key JUSTSOLD Diane has $3+ Million Pending and Sold $12+ Million 2011 When you are ready to talk to a Top Producer about listing or buying a home dont hesitate to call Diane, she is available 7 days a week. Visit her website at www .DianeCorliss.com 29967 Overseas Hwy. Big Pine Key, FL33043 Diane Corliss, GRIREALTOR(305) 849-0934Diane@DianeCorliss.com CAR SHOW TODAY The Florida Keys Southernmost Car Club holds its next car show and ice cream social from 5 to 8 p.m.today at the Sugarloaf Lodge,mile marker 17.Its for those who love classic, custom and street-rod automobiles of all years and makes.Beverages are for sale at the tiki,and music from the 1950s and s will play. Admission is free.To find out more about the club,call Dick Moody at 942-1758.Program aims at young womenThe Monroe County Domestic Abuse Shelter reaches out to young women on Oct. 8 for a half-day seminar, financed through Ocean Reef Foundation grants, to educate them about all things related to domestic violence. The session, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Upper Keys, will include a discussion on teen dating violence, what makes for a healthy relationship, and identifying possible red flags that someone youre dating may have some of the indicators of being abusive in a relationship. The shelter says 40 percent of youths between the ages of 13 and 17 experience or witness some form of intimate-partner violence. The Oct. 8 program may also include information about the intersection of domestic violence and HIV. The seminar is free and includes a continental breakfast, lunch and resource materials for the day, as well as materials for the young women to take home. There are slots for 50 participants. Those who work with teen women or who have access to teen women who might be interested in attending the seminar can contact shelter Chief Executive Officer Venita Garvin Valdez at 7435452.DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 1136 Hakluyt Ln. Cudjoe Key Kathy C. Rose,REALTOR(305) 395-0744Clark4902@bellsouth.net Kathy JUSTSOLD this Cudjoe Key home! If you are looking to buy, sell or even rent you should call Kathy today at the #1 office in the Lower Keys. 29967 Overseas Hwy. Big Pine Key, FL33043 CELEBRATIONS Kelly Eigner and Glen McDaniel,both Marathon High School graduates,were married on Sept.4 at Almost Heavens Sky Site in Gatlinburg,Tenn.The bride is the daughter of George and Jackie Eigner of Marathon.The groom is the son of Bobby and Linda McDaniel of Hartsville,Tenn.,and formerly of Big Pine Key.The bride is a pediatric nurse at Vanderbilt Childrens Hospital in Nashville,and the groom is a manager at Tess Co.They live in Hartsville,Tenn.James Sikora,a 1999 graduate of Marathon High School and 2003 graduate of the University of Miami,and Carissa Allan,a 2004 graduate of Suffolk University in Boston,married July 9 in Meredith,N.H. The groom,a superintendent for John Moriarty and Associates,is the son of Jim and Charlotte Sikora of Tucson,Ariz.,and formerly of Marathon.The bride is the daughter of Mark and Brenda Allan of North Reading,Mass.The couple lives in Durham,N.C.


Saturday,September 17,2011 5B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 A A A A A A Telephone:(305)292-3926 Facsimile:(305)295-7947 PublishSeptember17,24, 2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3905000 UNITEDSTATES DEPARTMENTOF COMMERCE NATIONALOCEANICAND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION NOTICEOFSEIZUREAND PROPOSEDFORFEITURE CaseNo.:SE1103258FM TAKENOTICE: OnJuly13,2011,atornear StockIsland,Florida,duly authorizedofficersseized 5,899poundsofGulfreeffish forviolationofthe Magnuson-StevensFishery Conservationand ManagementAct,asamended, 16U.S.C.1857(1)(A),and implementingregulationsat50 CFR622.7(l)fromtheF/VSEA FOX(U.S.documentationNo. 586513).Theseizedproperty, beingperishable,wassoldfor $13,665.90,theproceedsof whicharesubjecttoforfeiture totheUnitedStatesunder16 U.S.C.Sec.1860,andare beingheldbyNOAA. Noticeisherebygiventhat NOAAiscommencing forfeitureproceedingsagainst theabove-describedproperty. A nypersonclaiminganyofthe above-describedpropertymay fileaclaimtothepropertyupto 35daysafterreceiptofa personalnoticeletterfrom NOAAthatalladministrative (i.e.,civilpenaltyorpermit sanction)andrelatedjudicial proceedings(i.e.,appeals)are final.Allclaimsmustbefiledin accordancewith18U.S.C. Sec.983and15C.F.R. 904.504andshall:1)identify thespecificpropertybeing claimed;2)statetheclaimants interestinsuchproperty(and providecustomary documentaryevidenceofsuch interestifavailable)andstate thattheclaimisnotfrivolous; and3)bemadeunderoath, subjecttopenaltyofperjury. Claimsshallbefiledwiththe OfficeofGeneralCounsel, GCEL/SE,26313thAvenue South,Suite177,St. Petersburg,FL33701. A A Ifaproperclaimisnottimely filed,thepropertywillbe declaredforfeitedtotheUnited Statesanddisposedof accordingtolaw.Ifaproper claimistimelyfiled,thematter willbereferredtotheU.S. A ttorneytoinstituteforfeiture proceedingsinaU.S.District Court.Thefilingofaclaimora forfeitureactioninanyU.S. DistrictCourtwillnotstaythe administrativecivilpenaltyor permitsanctionproceedings. A lternatively,anyperson claiminganyofthe above-describedpropertymay eitherfileapetitionfor remissionandmitigationof forfeiturewiththeOfficeof GeneralCounsel,attheabove address,inaccordancewith15 C.F.R.Sec.904.506,oragree tovoluntarilyabandonthe propertybysigningand returningAVoluntaryForfeiture byAbandonmentofSeized ItemformtotheOfficeof GeneralCounselattheabove address. DateSeptember12,2011 CynthiaS.Fenyk NOAAOfficeofGeneral CounselGCEL/SE PublishSeptember17,24, October1,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3905500 NOTICEOFFORECLOSURE SALEBYCLERKOFTHE CIRCUITCOURT Noticeisherebygiventhatthe undersigned,DANNYL. KOLHAGE,ClerkoftheCircuit CourtofMonroeCounty, Florida,will,onthe17dayof October,2011at11:00oclock a.m.,at500WhiteheadStreet, MonroeCounty,inthecityof KeyWest,Florida,offerforsale andsellatpublicoutcrytothe highestandbestbidderfor CASHthefollowingdescribed propertiessituatedinMonroe County,Florida,towit: Unit / 4,LAKESURPRISEII,a Condominium,accordingtothe DeclarationofCondominium recordedinOfficialRecords Book1034,atPage596,ofthe PublicRecordsofMonroe County,Florida,togetherwith anundividedinterestorshare inthecommonelements appurtenantthereto,andany amendmentsthereto. A A PropertyAddress:4Mangrove Lane,KeyLargo,Florida33037 PursuanttotheFinalJudgment ofForeclosureenteredina casependinginsaidCourt,the styleofwhichis: LAKESURPRISEII CONDOMINIUM A SSOCIATION,INC., Plaintiff, vs. JORGETCAMERO,ANA MARIAPOWELL,MKD INVESTMENTSGROUP, INC.,MANHATTAN ENTERPRISESGROUP,INC., d/b/aMANHATTAN ENTERPRISESGROUP,LLC, CITIMORTGAGEINC.and JOHNDOE,ASTENANTIN POSSESSIONANDALL OTHERSINPOSSESSION, Defendants. A ndtheDocketNumberof whichisNumber11-CA-180-P WITNESSmyhandandthe OfficialSealofSaidCourt,this 31dayofAugust2011. DannyL.Kolhage ClerkoftheCircuitCourt MonroeCounty,Florida By:JenniferSettoon DeputyClerk FloridaStatute45.031:Any personclaiminganinterestin thesurplusfromthesale,ifany, otherthanthepropertyowner asofthedateoftheLis Pendensmustfileaclaim withinsixty(60)daysafterthe sale. PublishSeptember17,24, 2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3905700 NOTICEOFFORECLOSURE SALEBYCLERKOFTHE CIRCUITCOURT Noticeisherebygiventhatthe undersigned,DANNYL. KOLHAGE,ClerkoftheCircuit CourtofMonroeCounty, Florida,will,ontheOctober17, 2011at11:00oclocka.m.,at 500WhiteheadStreet,Monroe County,intheCityofKeyWest, Florida,offerforsaleandsellat publicoutcrytothehighestand bestbidderforCASHthe followingdescribedproperties A A situatedinMonroeCounty, Florida,towit: Unit / 706,MARINERSCLUB, asshownonthesiteplan attachedasExhibitBtothe DeclarationofCovenants, ConditionsandRestrictionsfor MarinersClub,recordedin OfficialRecordBook1659, Page1981,moreparticularly describedasLot6,Block7, KEYLARGONORTH, accordingtothePlatthereof, recordedinPlatBook7,Page 22,ofthePublicRecordsof MonroeCounty,Florida,as modifiedbytheNoticeof WithdrawlofCertificateof OwnershipandDedication. a/k/a97501Overseas Highway,Unit / 706,Key Largo,FL33037 PursuanttotheFinalJudgment ofForeclosureenteredina casependinginsaidCourt,the styleofwhichis: U.S.BANKNATIONAL A SSOCIATION,ASTRUSTEE ONBEHALFOFTHE CERTIFICATEHOLDERSOF THECSFBARMT2006-1 TRUSTFUND Plaintiff, vs. STEVENJ.MAGNER,et.al., Defendant(s). MARINERSCLUB HOMEOWNERS A SSOCIATION,INC., aFloridanon-profitcorporation, Cross-Plaintiff, vs. STEVENJ.MAGNER; SUZANNEMAGNER, DONALDVIDUSSI,JULIET VIDUSSIandJOHNDOE,AS TENANTINPOSSESSION A NDALLOTHERSIN POSSESSION, Cross-Defendant(s). A ndtheDocketNumberof whichisNo.:08-CA-869-P WITNESSmyhandandthe OfficialSealofSaidCourt,this 31dayofAugust,2011. DannyL.Kolhage ClerkoftheCircuitCourt MonroeCounty,Florida By:JenniferSettoon DeputyClerk A A FloridaStatute45.031:Any personclaiminganinterestin thesurplusfromthesale,ifany, otherthanthepropertyowner asofthedateoftheLis Pendensmustfileaclaim withinsixty(60)daysafterthe sale. PublishSeptember17,24, 2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3929700 NOTICEOF PUBLICMEETING NOTICEISHEREBYGIVEN TOWHOMITMAYCONCERN thaton September27,2011 beginningat 2:00p.m. inthe PlanningConferenceRoom, 2ndFloor,MonroeCounty PlanningDepartment,2798 OverseasHighway, Marathon,Florida, ameeting willbeheldofthe REQUESTFORPROPOSALS (RFP)SELECTION COMMITTEE fortheprojectof KEYS-WIDEMOBILE VESSELPUMPOUT SERVICES MONROECOUNTY, FLORIDA RFP-GMD-256-109-2011PUR/CV Theselectioncommitteewill evaluatetheproposals receivedfor RFP-GMD-256-1092011-PUR/CV.Theevaluation andrecommendationofthe selectioncommitteearetobe submittedtotheBoardof CountyCommissioners. A A Personsinterestedinthisissue areinvitedtoattend.Formore information,pleasecontact RichardJones,Senior A dministrator,MonroeCounty MarineResourcesOfficeby phoning(305)289-2805orvia emailtojones-richmonroe county-fl.gov. ADAASSISTANCE:Ifyouare apersonwithadisability whoneedsspecial accommodationsinorderto participateinthis proceeding,pleasecontact theCountyAdministrators Office,byphoning(305) 292-4441,betweenthehours of8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.,no laterthanfive(5)calendar dayspriortothescheduled meeting;ifyouarehearingor voiceimpaired,call 711 PursuanttoSection286.0105, FloridaStatutes,noticeisgiven thatifapersondecidesto appealanydecisionmadeby Poker Run weekend arrives with a roarIf the terms hot bods and Harleys arent mutually exclusive in your lexicon, then Key West is the place to be and to be seen this weekend. Its Poker Run time, vroom, vroom, vroom. This year marks the 38th anniversary of the Key West Poker Run, which raises money for Diabetes Research and the Key West Sunrise Rotary Club. Participating stops offer bikers and bettors a chance to play their hand (it costs $10 donation per hand). In addition to poker, there is a host of other diversions, including tattoo shows and competitions, a hog roast, a biker babes contest, even a Hot Heels Burlesque Bash at the Schooner Wharf Bar 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17. From noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, the Southernmost Hotel hosts the Biker Bash Pool Party, which includes a competition for Biker Babe. The Southernmost is at 1319 Duval St. An eight-block stretch of Duval Street will be closed off for the bike-a-thon, which features a showing of the wheels in front of Ricks, Durty Harrys and Sloppy Joes bars. This is where chrome and leather and buffing are all celebrated, along with lots of beer, food and music on tap as well. Lauren Smoken will headline the rock sound at Schooner Wharf, 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday. Smokens high-energy rippinhard rock has been compared to Janis Joplin. Hard Rock / AOR reviews ofTattoos, fast bikes, hard rock on tapLAttitudes StaffKEY WESTBirders take wing for wildlife festThe Thirteenth Annual Florida Keys Birding and Wildlife Festival wings its way over the island chain Sept. 21-25. Curry Hammock State Park, mile marker 56.2, Marathon, is ground zero for the birding aficionados and those who just love watching hawks soar and admiring spectacular photos of raptors on the wing. Annual migration patterns bring many bird species on flights over the Keys, which are a stopping off point for transit between North and South America and parts of the Caribbean. The National Key Deer Refuge Visitor Center on Big Pine Key is also hosting this years festivalgoers, with field trips and interpretive programs as well. Other sites participating in this years festival include the Dry Tortugas National Park, John Pennekamp State Park, Dagny Johnson State Park, Bahia Honda State Park, Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail, Marathon Garden Club and MarineLab. Registration is required for some of the off-site field trips and programs, with a registration fee of $5, cash, check, or money order. An opening reception, sponsored by Friends And Volunteers Of Refuges (FAVOR), will be heldFlorida Keys plays host Sept.21-25LAttitudes StaffMIDDLE KEYS Winners display awards won at last years Paradise Tattoo Show and Contest (above). Tattoo art will be on display Sept.17 at the Schooner Wharf Bar (left). See Poker Run,8B Movie poster of The Big Yearcaptures the frenzy of three avid birders on their quest to spot the rarest birds in North America.See Birding,6B Contributed photos


KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Saturday,September 17,2011 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 FULL TIME COOKExceptional Living, Exceptional PeoplePlantation Key Nursing Center located in Tavernier, is seeking a full time Cook. Must be Serve Safe Certified. We offer a benefits program. To apply for the position, please submit your resume to terry@plantationkeync.com NOWHIRING A A A A HOUSEKEEPER & FLOOR PERSONExceptional Living, Exceptional PeoplePlantation Key Nursing Center located in Tavernier, is seeking a full time Housekeeper and Floor Person. We offer a benefits program. To apply for the position, please submit your resume to terry@plantationkeync.com NOWHIRING OUTSIDE SALES wanted for a fast growing business. Set your own work hours and great commission earnings. B2B, cold calling and outside sales experience required. Please, call 305-393-8831 POSITION AVAILABLE5 yrs management experience or college degree with 2 yrs management experience. Retail experience a plus. Resumes to be faxed to: Human Resources 305-885-0144 A A A A A A A A A A theBoardwithrespecttoany matterconsideredatsuch hearingsormeetings,hewill needarecordofthe proceedings,andthat,forsuch purpose,hemayneedto ensurethataverbatimrecord oftheproceedingsismade, whichrecordincludesthe testimonyandevidenceupon whichtheappealistobe based. DatedatKeyWest,Floridathis 14thdayofSeptember,2011. DANNYL.KOLHAGE, ClerkoftheCircuitCourt andexofficioClerkoftheBoard ofCountyCommissionersof MonroeCounty,Florida (SEAL) PublishSeptember17,2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A d / 3929900 INTHECIRCUITCOURT FORMONROECOUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATEDIVISION FileNo.11-CP-51-M DivisionMiddleKeys A A INRE:ESTATEOF ROBERTPRESTONJONES, Deceased. NOTICETOCREDITORS Theadministrationoftheestate ofRobertPrestonJones, deceased,whosedateofdeath wasJuly28,2011,andwhose socialsecuritynumberis xxx-xx-3771,ispendinginthe CircuitCourtforMONROE County,Florida,Probate Division,theaddressofwhich is3117OverseasHighway, Marathon,Florida33050.The namesandaddressesofthe personalrepresentativeand thepersonalrepresentatives attorneyaresetforthbelow. A llcreditorsofthedecedent andotherpersonshaving claimsordemandsagainst decedentsestateonwhoma copyofthisnoticeisrequiredto beservedmustfiletheirclaims withthiscourtWITHINTHE LATEROF3MONTHSAFTER THETIMEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICEOR30DAYSAFTER THEDATEOFSERVICEOFA COPYOFTHISNOTICEON THEM. A A A llothercreditorsofthe decedentandotherpersons havingclaimsordemands againstdecedentsestatemust filetheirclaimswiththiscourt WITHIN3MONTHSAFTER THEDATEOFTHEFIRST PUBLICATIONOFTHIS NOTICE. A LLCLAIMSNOTFILED WITHINTHETIMEPERIODS SETFORTHINSECTION 733.702OFTHEFLORIDA PROBATECODEWILLBE FOREVERBARRED. NOTWITHSTANDINGTHE TIMEPERIODSSETFORTH A BOVE,ANYCLAIMFILED TWO(2)YEARSORMORE A FTERTHEDECEDENTS DATEOFDEATHISBARRED. Thedateoffirstpublicationof thisnoticeisSeptember17, 2011. PersonalRepresentative: PaulineM.Jones 1777AvenueH Marathon,Florida33050 A ttorneyforPersonal Representative: RichardE.Warner,Esq. A ttorneyforPaulineM.Jones A A FloridaBarNumber:283134 RICHARDE.WARNER,P.A. P.O.Box501317 12221OverseasHighway Marathon,FL33050 Telephone:(305)743-6022 Fax:(305)743-6216 E-Mail: richardrewarnerlaw.com PublishSeptember17,24, 2011 FloridaKeysKeynoter A A FOUNDCAMERABAG Near HomeDepot,Mthn.Memory disk,cameraparts,etc.Please calltoidentify305-481-4464 A A ELECTRICIANWITH EXPERIENCE. Temporary positionmayleadtopermanent later.Gooddrivingrecord essential.Call743-7855 FULLTIMESERVICETECH WindsweptA/C&Appliances, inMarathonnowhiring.Must have5yrs.exp.Pleaseapplyin person2735OverseasHwy. HANDYPERSONNEEDED Musthavevaliddriverslicense andspeakEnglish.Self-starter, reliable.$9/hr.Call743-7277, Marathon. SAILINGINSTRUCTORS Wewilltraintherightpeople. Sendresume/infoto floridakeyssailingcomcast.net 305-731-8105 TAXIDRIVERS neededforMarathontaxi service.Musthaveneat appearanceandbereliable. (305)896-7506 TemporaryMarinePumpOut Captain $16.60perhour.A.A. Degreeorcomparable experiencereq.,2-3yrs.Exp. Positiontolastupto3months VETPREFAVAIL;E.O.E. Deadline-09/23/11;292-4557; hrmonroecounty-fl.gov A A CertifiedHomeHealthAide tocareforyoungladyonKey Colony.P/T,11:00amto8:30 pm,2daysperwk.Longterm. Privatepay.631-831-0879 GETRESULTS with the Keynoters classified section. 743-5551from 6-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at the Marathon Garden Club, mile marker 49.9, gulf side. Refreshments and hors doeuvres will be served. Cost: $25 per person, includes hors doeuvres and refreshments, book signing. Seating is limited to 100. On Saturday, Sept. 24, Kenn and Kimberly Kaufman will lead a guided birding walk at the National Key Deer Wildlife Refuge on Big Pine Key. Cost is $50 per person and a limit of 20 for this tour. Kaufman, known today mainly as an expert on bird identification and as an editor of field guides, is the author of Kingbird Highway, which describes his five-year adventure hitch-hiking around North America in pursuit of birds to list for his lifetime count. The idea of competitive bird watching has developed so much appeal that its caught the attention of Hollywood. The Big Year, a David Frankel movie starring Jack Black, Steve Martin and Owen Wilson, is scheduled for release in October. On Sunday, Sept. 25, a lucky few can participate in an all-day birding excursion to the Dry Tortugas National Park. This trip boards at 7:30 a.m. in Key West and returns around 5 p.m. Participants need to make their own ferry reservations on the Yankee Freedom. Call 305-294-7009. Fees depend on residency and whether participants have a Federal Lands pass for admission to federal parks and preserves. This years Dry Tortugas trip will have two field experts. Avid Florida Keys birder Mark Whiteside of Florida Keys Audubon will accompany those looking for a traditional birding experience. Others can accompany wildlife photographers Dick Fortune and Sara Lopez as they pass along the secrets of professional wildlife photography. The Dry Tortugas trip is limited to 20 for each field experience. The fee is $30 plus the park admission and Yankee Freedom ticket. Pre-register for any of the Birding Festival events by visiting: www.keysbird ingfest.org or call Jim Bell or Ernestine Phillips at 305-872-0774. Organizers will also take registrations Friday, Sept. 23, at the Marathon Garden Club, mile marker 49.9, bayside or Saturday, Sept. 24, at Curry Hammock State Park, mile marker 56.2, oceanside. Early registration is recommended for programs and field trips, since space is limited.Refuge hosts walkFromBirding,5B Kenn Kaufman Visions of sugarplums dance in our headsTime to put on those thinking caps for decorating at the 8th Annual ReMARCable Table Top Christmas Tree Auction, which is held in early December. Business sponsors and individuals participate by donating $100 to enter their tree, which they decorate the day of the evening auction. All the trees are roughly four-foot tall, designed for table top displays, and are live Fraser firs. The auction will be held beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6. Tree teams will be able to decorate from 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. that same day. Former Key West Commissioner Ed Scales returns as celebrity auctioneer for this years event. For more information, call 294-9526, ext. 25.MARC House tree auction seeks sponsorsKEY WEST ISLAMORADA, FLORIDA KEYS ISLAMORADA,FLORIDAKEYS ISLAMORADA, FLORIDA KEYS 305-664-8400 MM 85.5 O ceanside At Snake Creek BridgeThe Island Grill will be CLOSED Sunday,Sept. 18 until it Reopens Thursday,Sept. 22Thank you for your patience as we clean and repair!THEN ENJOY THE NEW LOCALS MENU And the FREE LOCALS BREAKFAST BUFFET Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8-10am And Fresh Florida Lobster -fresh from Keys Waters to Your Plate!TUESDA Y : FALL-OFF-THEBONEBBQ RIBS ONLY$12.95 FRIDA Y : SUCCULENT, JUICY PRIME RIB ONLY$12.95C C o m e b y b o a t Also these specials Scott and Tammy Bringle of Royal Plus decorating their Table Top tree last year. KEYSNET.COM


Saturday,September 17,2011 7B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 TOM THUMBFood Stores, Inc. Offers the following positions inMONROE COUNTY* Managers &ManagerTrainees Assistant Managers Store ClerksThree shifts available:6am to 2pm 2pm to 10pm 10pm to 6amTo apply please call 786-295-5307 and ask for Ken Lee We will train. No experience needed. Competitive wages and benefits. DFWP. E.O.E. 83292 2 x 2.0 (28.3333) 629819 GUIDANCECARE/MAINT ASSIST GUIDANCECARECENTERC K0265HEALTHCARE A A A A A A A A A A A A Apremiere resort in Islamorada is interviewing for the following positionThe selected candidate will enjoy a friendly work place where smiles are part of the uniform, competitive wages and an excellent benefits pkg.Apply in person MM 83.5Front Desk Groundsman Must be experienced, flexible, and be able to work weekends and holidays. A A A A Come work in our brand new AIR CONDITIONED KITCHENA BASS PRO SHOPS AFFILIATENOW INTERVIEWING FOR: Excellent $$$$$ Potential, Flexible Schedules (AM/PM Available), Phenomenal Benefits (Medical, dental, 401K, & holidays) Apply @ Restaurant Administrative Office 81532 Overseas Hwy., MM 81.5 Bayside Islamorada, Fl 33036 NO PHONE CALLS PLEASEEOE Drug Free Workplace Restaurant Manager Make BIG $$$$Bartender, Dancers Servers & SecurityHousing availableMonday SaturdayCall Mr Ford664-4335 WOODYS MM82 A A DENTALASSISTANT Searchingforhighfunctioning dentalassistanttojoinour progressive,state-of-the-art dentaloffice.Experience required-Pleasesendresume andletterofintroductionto: POBox430180, BigPineKey,FL33043or officekeysmiles.com A A OFFICEADMINISTRATOR Onlyifyouhaveaproven recordasapositive,extremely reliable,selfstartercapableof interactingwithandsupporting awiderangeofindividualsand diversejobrequirementsEmail resumetoknowles32live.com Computerknowledgeand competencyrequired. A A FRONTDESKCLERK F/TorP/T,experience necessary.Applyinperson, 351E.OceanDr.,KeyColony Beach,8-5,M-F. MARKET/RESTAURANT helpneeded. Cookingexperience, BILINGUALAMUST. Marathon.Call305-735-4132 Regal Cinemas Searstown,Key West,294-0000 All shows that start before 4 p.m play only on weekends. Drive (R):1:10,4:10,7:20 and 9:50 p.m. The Lion King (G):1:20,4:15,7:15 and 9:40 p.m. Contagion (PG-13):1:05,4:00,7:00 and 9:35 p.m. Shark Night (PG-13):1:25,4:20,7:25 and 9:55 p.m. The Debt (R):1:15,4:25,7:05 and 9:45 p.m. The Help (PG-13):1:00,4:05,7:10 and 10:10 p.m.Tropic Cinema 416 Eaton St.,Key West,295-9493 The Guard (R):2:15,4:45,6:30 and 9:00 p.m. Another Earth (PG-13):2:00,4:15,6:30 and 8:45 p.m. Project Nim (PG-13):1:45 and 6:15 p.m. Rise of the Planet of the Apes (PG-13):4:00 and 8:30 p.m. The Names of Love (R):1:30,3:45,6:00 and 8:15 p.m.Marathon Community Cinema 5101 Overseas Highway,Marathon,743-0288 The Help (PG-13):Weekdays:7:00;Saturday and Sunday: 2:00 and7:00 p.m.Tavernier Towne Cinema Tavernier Mall,Tavernier,853-7003 Straw Dogs (R):2:10,4:40,7:10 and 9:40 p.m. I Dont Know How She Does It (PG-13):2:15,4:45, 7:30 and 9:50 p.m. Contagion (PG-13):2:00,4:30,7:20 and 9:45 p.m. Shark Night 3D (PG-13):2:00,4:25,7:20 and 9:35 p.m. The Help (PG-13):3:30,6:45 and 9:50 p.m. Keys Movie Times Marathon Community CinemaShowtimes: Fri Thurs 7:00 Sat & Sun 2:00 & 7:00 Starring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis and Octavia SpencerHelpPhone: 743-0288 Hearing Assistance Now AvailableRated: PG-13 the Apassion for instrumentalsBarry Cuda plays the piano.He also composes, does some arranging and researches old piano blues instrumentals. Hes playing a three-day gig at Sloppy Joes Bar, 201 Duval St., Sept. 18-20. Cuda formed the Silver King Band in Tampa in 1981 before going solo and moving to Key West in 1985. Among musical influences, Cuda cites New Orleans jazz and Chicago blues. His latest release (2010) is The Bong Hits For Geezers, with brass by Ted Mulet (band leader/arranger for Gloria Estefan, current lead trumpet for Blood Sweat and Tears); drummer Richard Crooks (Bob Dylan and Dr. John associate), and trumpet man Kenny Fradley (former horn arranger /player for Celia Cruz and Kid Creole). Heres his performance schedule at Sloppy Joes:Noon, Sept. 18; noon, Sept. 19, and 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20.Also playing at Sloppy Joes on those dates: Mojito, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 18; The Doerfels, 5:30 p.m. Sept. 19, and noon, Sept. 20, Brian Roberts. For more information, visit: www.sloppyjoes.com, click on Entertainment Schedule.Piano man plays blues at Sloppy JoesMUSIC 91298 Overseas Hwy, Tavernierbbthe a tres.com NOWALLDIGITAL! Straw Dogs (R) 2:10;4:40;7:10;9:40 Dont Know How She Does It (PG-13) 2:15;4:45;7:30;9:50 *Contagion (PG-13) 2:00;4:30;7:20;9:45 *Shark Night 3D (R) 2:00;4:25;7:20;9:35 *The Help (PG-13) 3:30;6:45;9:50 Sorry,no passes.* Friday & Saturday Only Barry Cuda Habitat hosting musician challengeHabitat for Humanity of Key West & Lower FL Keys is teaming up with musicians for shows in Marathon and Key West. Called Votes for Notes, the fund-raiser is designed for friendly competition among musicians and some fun for fans, who vote by donating dollars to Habitat. The schedule: 6-10 p.m. Monday, Sept. 19, at Saltys Waterfront Grill, 1090 Overseas Hwy., bayside, Marathon; 6-10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at Ibis Bay Resort, 3101 N. Roosevelt Blvd., Key West; 6-10 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at Kellys Caribbean, 301 Whitehead St., Key West. Sponsors say this is a way for our local musicians and Habitat to give back to our local businesses during this traditionally slow time. Musician Ray West is coordinating the program. For more information, visit :www.habitatlower keys.org.Events set in Marathon and Key WestMUSIC Come visit our online photo galleries and submit your own at www.KeysNet.com/PhotosLATTITUDES BRIEFSFantasy Fest royalty raising moneyCandidates vying for king and queen of Fantasy Fest are in the countdown now for fund raising. Dave Taylor, Stephen Sunshine Sunday and Rebecca Schilling are running for king of Fantasy Fest 2011, and Liz Ketchum and Surrey Westrupp are looking to be crowned queen. Whoever raises the most money for AIDS Help will be crowned king and queen of the 10-day festival, which takes place in late October. Following are some of their Key West events.Ongoing: Bingo at 801 Bourbon, every Sunday. Benefits all candidates.Ongoing: Win a trip to Key West. Tickets are $50 for a three-day/two-night stay at the Artist House on Fleming Street. Benefits Ketchum.Ongoing: Raffle for mans and womans Sun Cruz 1 bicycles, $5 per ticket or $20 for five. Tickets available at Eaton Bikes, 326 Southard St. or 830 Eaton St., Restaurant Store (1111 Eaton), Key West Insurance (646 United) and Cypress House (601 Caroline). Benefits Taylor.Ongoing: Raffles for a 42-inch flat-screen television and liquor baskets, $5 per ticket for $20 for five. Benefits Sunday. For more information. go to www.aidshelp.cc


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The Paradise Tattoo Show and Contest begins at 2 p.m. Saturday, with judging on stage at 3 p.m. at the Schooner Wharf. Cash, trophies, gift certificates and prizes will be awarded for the Best Tattoo in eight categories, plus Best of Show. Singer/songwriter Michael McCloud & Friends will perform. On Sunday, the Southernmost Beach Caf hosts a Biker Bloody Mary Brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with drink specials, games, a DJ and more. For more information about the Key West Poker Run, visit: www.petersons harley.com Rules and the list of Poker Run stops throughout the Keys are available at Petersons Harley-Davidson South, 19825 S. Dixie Hwy. At Cutler Bay. Or, just look for the flags, sandwich board signs and rows of bikes as you travel down the Overseas Highway this weekend. For more information, call 305-235-4023.Raw, powerfulFrom Poker Run,5B Lauren SmokenKing and Queen contestants schedule campaign eventsEvents scheduled in advance of Fantasy Fest for King and Queen fund raising fill the calendar in September and October. Dave Taylor, Stephen Sunshine Sunday and Rebecca Schilling are running for king of Fantasy Fest 2011, and Liz Ketchum and Surrey Westrupp are looking to be crowned queen. Money they raise goes to AIDS Help. Heres the event lineup for the rest of September: Saturday, Sept. 17 2:30-5 p.m. Poker Run for Dave starts at Island Comfort Mobility, 420 Eaton St., $35 suggested donation per person with one electric mobility scooter per team, Dave for King Poker Run tshirt and a poker card and cocktail at Mangoes, Jack Flats, Carolines, Fogartys and Red Fish/Blue Fish. Poker run ends with best hand prize awarded at Cypress House. Dave for King. 5-7 p.m., Happy Hour and Just Ducky for Dave, Cypress House, 601 Caroline St., $20 suggested donation for Cypress House happy hour with open bar and appetizers, 50/50 and prize raffles, silent auction. Dave for King. 5-7 p.m., Scorpio the Sting-Her Drag King Show at Aqua Night Club, 711 Duval St. Aspecial Jo Cooper and Ginny Haller production bringing together Drag Kings to entertain; costumes donated by our favorite lady commissioner, Teri Johnston. $5 suggested donation to Rebecca 4 King-ette. Includes appetizers, cash bar happy hour prices. For more information, visit:www.Rebecca4Kingette.com. Sunday, Sept. 18 1-4 p.m., Liz and Surreys Outrageous Pool Party, Dantes Key West, 955 Caroline St., $10 suggested donation, pool games and entertainment, including huge sea horse races, special royal queen drink of the day, 50/50 raffle and door prizes.LizForQueen.comand Surrey for Queen. Tuesday, Sept. 20 5-8 p.m., Lizard Linguistics Spelling Bee at 801 Duval St., $20 entry fee, $5 door donation. Try your luck at the adults-only spelling bee, 50/50 raffle; 1st, 2nd and 3rd-place winners. Sign up in advance to compete; for an additional $10, get the list of words. For more information, call at (305) 923 -9384.LizForQueen.comWednesday, Sept. 21 6-8 p.m., Wig Auction, joint event for Sunshine and Surrey at Aqua Nightclub, 711 Duval St. Emcee Randy Thompson. Sponsored by Headlines with performance by Headlines Crew. $10 suggested donation at door. Surrey For Queen and Sunshine for King. Thursday, Sept. 22 5-9 p.m., Valentines Progressive Dinner, transportation provided. Begin at Vinos, 810 Duval St, one complimentary glass of wine; appetizers provided by Santiagos Bodega, 207 Petronia St.; main course served by Antonias, 615 Duval St.; dessert served at Mangoes Restaurant, 700 Duval St. RSVP, seating limited. $50 suggested donation to Rebecca 4 King-ette. For more information, call 4817666. 6-8 p.m., Martins Madness, 917 Duval St. Martini Bar with hors doeuvres in the back garden at Martins, $25 donation at the door. Sunshine for King. 7-10 p.m., Elton John Night at Petes Dueling Piano Bar, 218 Duval St., $10 suggested door donation. Contest for best Elton John costume. Love Your Lizard Drink and Royal Court Drink and appetizers, dueling pianos playing the best of Elton John Music, 50/50 raffle and door prizes.LizForQueen.comand Sunshine for King. Friday, Sept. 23 5-7 p.m., RVBeaumont Memorial Birthday Party at Bourbon Street Garden Bar, $20 suggested donation, 50/50 and prize raffles, cash bar. Entertainment by the 801 Girls and QMitch. Dave for King. 5-7 p.m., Taurus Happy Hour at Cowboy Bills, 618 Duval St., happy hour drinks plus a Riveter special cocktail, free grub and live band, cash prize, $10 suggested donation to Rebecca 4 Kingette. For more information, visit: www.Rebecca4Kingette.com. 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Call Patti Nickless, your Lower Keys Specialist in the #1 Office in the Lower Keys, or visit www .BestKeysAgent.com Come visit our online photo galleries and submit your own at www.KeysNet.com/Photos L.A.Times crossword puzzle IDIOMS DELIGHT Solution in the September 21 Keynoter Across 1Scarfed (down) 7Taken __:startled 12Play mates? 16Jefferson Davis was its only pres. 19Ten-hut!reversal 20Neighbor of Maui 21Away from gusts 22Hasty escape 23Great minds think alike,but ... 26Pay stub? 27River to the Bay of Biscay 28Al __ 29On the house 31Home to the Ibsen Museum 34Boolean operators 36Fail to keep up 37Trains 38Ignorance is bliss, but ... 43Surrealist Magritte 44Kangas little one 45Took orders from 46Evening in Roma 47Doesnt just lurk, website-wise 48Like some silences 50DOJ branch 52Sharp-tongued talk 54Pro __ 55Its been proven to grow hair 57Forts defense 60Big Easy quarterback 62Split differently 64Wheyfaced 65Mess with 66Some whistle blowers 67Irans official language 68Texass state tree 70Rink feint 71Big fuss 72Something to see, perhaps 73Place where fresh water and salt water mix 75Along the rim 76Serious downpours 79Like some microbrews 80One of Esaus wives 81Stud alternative 83IV tripled 84Texas city named for a Kansas city 87Another __ Paradise:Phil Collins hit 89Vibes 91Puts on a happy face 93Month in Madrid 94Venerated one 95Birds of a feather flock together,but ... 98Spills the beans 100Org.for 60-Across 101Greek gp. 102My Waylyricist 103Beat 1041895__Ethiopian War 106Nursery buy 109Alibi,perhaps 110Twos company, threes a crowd,but ... 116Constellation next to Scorpius 117Zero 118Daisylike flower 119Not just dangerous 120OK at the corral 121Elemental bit 122Doesnt go on 123For a spell Down 1Post-WWII feminine flier 2Tribe of Oklahoma 3Sign of summer 4Unused,as farmland 5Former U.S.pump sign 6Lucilles guy 7Reason for tears 8Evil 9And giving __,up the chimney he rose 10Oasis visitors 11Snatches 12__ con leche 13Landon of 1920ss politics 14Folk legend Pete 15Veggie chip brand 16Dont judge a book by its cover,but ... 17Prominent 18Pulls together 24Worn away 25And So __:Billy Joel song 30Downs opposite 31Gumbo pod 32Tundra blanket 33He who hesitates is lost,but ... 35Husk 37Like some warmup pants 39Postgraduate burden 40Iberian river 41Pursuit of perfection 42Rolled lunch 47Aspirin target 49Bellyachers litany 51__ My Sons: Arthur Miller play 53Group sharing a crest 55Msg.to the flock 56Champion of the common man 58Flood barrier 59Fulda tributary 60Wurst on the grill 61Take back to the drawing board 62Run-down digs 63Break points at Wimbledon? 67__ for oneself 69Overreact to spilt milk 70Two-part 72Capital near Zurich 74Government demand 75Pindar,notably 771987 All-Star Game MVP Tim 78Course taken with a spoon 80Assist shadily 82And make it snappy! 84Warning of old 85Violin part 86Pronoun for Pedro 87Show publicly 88Pick up 90To the extent that 92Glucose and fructose,e.g. 95So last year 96Most in need of a doctor 97Full of team spirit 99Insurance giant 104Mosque VIP 105Bart and Lisas bus driver 107Helen of Troys mother 108Group in a shell 111Pre-Tokyo Tokyo 112Not square 113Infamous Amin 11490-degree angle creator 115Manhattan ingredient


KeysNet.com Keynoter 10B Saturday,September 17,2011 United Way of the Florida Keys would like to thankour partners that assisted in our countywide STUFF THE BUS school supply drive at 12 retail locations benefiting more than 4,000 Monroe County students. We'd also like to thank Lower Keys Medical Center,Community Health of South Florida,Inc.and Mariner's Hospital for sponsoring our well attended Campaign Kick Off Event and Celebration Aug 25th at the Marathon Yacht Club! Monroe County School District Clear Channel Radio Publix Supermarkets Office Depot Keys Radio Group Office Max Iberia Bank BB&T Bank First State Bank Pepsi Kmart Winn Dixie John F. Torregrosa, D.P.M.Ankle & Foot Surgeon Fellow American College of Foot & Ankle Surgeons Fellow American College of Foot & Ankle Orthopaedic Medicine Well Treat Any Problem Below the Knee Same Day Appointments Available, Tavernier, FL (305) 853-5151 Marathon, FL (305)-853-5151 Homestead, FL (305) 247-1701 VISIT OUR WEBSITE! Have you cleaned your gutters? Clean gutters of trapped debris that can hold water and breed mosquitoes. Tip of the WeekFor more tips and current information go to:www.keysmosquito.org or call 305-292-7190 Notice of City of Layton Code Enforcement Board HearingThe City of Layton City Code Enforcement Board will meet at 7:00 pm on Thursday, September22, 2011 at Layton City Hall, MM 68 1/2 68260 Overseas Highway, Long Key Florida The proposed agendas will be available at the City Administrative Office or by email at cityhall@cityoflayton.com. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend. Should a person decide to appeal any decision taken at the meeting, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made (Section 283.0105 F.S.1995) Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, should anyone require special seating or other accommodations, please call 305-664-4667 prior to the meeting so that arrangements may be made. Mimi Young City ClerkPublished Keynoter 9/17/11 Salt of the sea becomes salt of the earthFrom the outside, Midge Jollys newest salt house looks like an igloo that went long instead of domed. Inside, though, a block of ice wouldnt stand a chance. Actually some friends have asked us if well lend it out as a sauna, Jolly says. It can get to 149 degrees in there in the middle of the day. Perfect for producing buckets of sweat and, in about a months time, 40 quarts of sea salt. Jolly and her husband, Tom Weyant, are the founders of Florida Keys Sea Salt. Its selling in several markets in the Keys and has been purchased wholesale (though not yet offered retail) by The Meadow (www.atthemeadow.com), an online gourmet store that sells nearly 100 salts from around the world. Jolly and Weyant have four salt houses on their property on Sugarloaf Key, the newest 32 feet long, 12 feet wide and 6 feet tall. White plastic sheeting arches over the top, and each end is covered in small-gauge mesh to keep out the bugs (biologicals Jolly calls them) and facilitate evaporation. Two long, shallow troughs, called pans, run the length of the structure, each of which holds 240 gallons of seawater about three bathtubsworth from nearby Bow Channel. After 26 days of evaporation, there was the first hint of salt fine grayish crystals. In another 10 days or so, when the water has almost completely evaporated, Jolly will scrape up snow-white crystals with her favorite low-tech tool. I will bring out a squeegee, she says, I spent lots of time figuring that out. I used to use spatulas. She and her husband still are figuring out a lot of things, Jolly says. Weve been at it now in prototype and testing for a long time. But all of a sudden, the things in production, which we werent before, so it seems to outsiders were knowledgeable An early lesson: You cant make sea salt in a lobster pot. That virgin batch was ugly, and it really didnt taste good. I had seen an interview with a Scottish chef. Being of Scottish descent myself, I was especially interested. I thought, If he can do that, I can do that. We went and got three gallons of water and put it on the stove and cooked and cooked and cooked and oh my gosh we cooked forever. It got down to this gray sludgy stuff that was just muddy and yucky. I think I took a bath in it, she says with a laugh. I assure you, we did not eat it. But they read volumes, they consulted a University of Florida expert, they got help building the salt houses and, suddenly, theyre salt farmers. Jolly sees their endeavor as a link between the Keyspast and future. In the early 1800s, salt making was a major, and lucrative, industry in the Lower Keys. Natural salt pans lined the eastern edge of Key West, and Bahamian laborers, who had the expertise, made industrialists wealthy. Everything old is new again, and a blizzard of artisan salts brick red from Hawaii, dove gray from Brittany, babygirl pink from Australia attests to the booming popularity of the ancient craft.Life changesWhen Jolly and Weyant started out, however, survival was uppermost in their minds. She had been a midwife, but the number of home births in their community declined. I became a master gardener and connected with native plants. Thats really my heart, she says. Landscaping followed. When Hurricane Wilma came and brought, we think, 13 feet of water under our house, she also brought lots of salt with her and turned our landscaping business upside down, Jolly says. (Fortunately, the house rests on 14-foot stilts.) Right after that, my husband had life-altering spinal surgery, and I could see that our life was not going to be keeping in the same direction, she says. I had given some thought to doing some plantings on the land and doing farmers markets, but there was too much salt in the soil. In 2006, they founded their new business, and salt became their salvation. The look and the feel of each batch that Jolly harvests varies depending upon the time of year, the temperature, the position of the sun and whether any rainwater resoaked the salt. I dont really know how to identify our spring salt other than it has the giant crystals that form really fast, or the trace mineral salt, which is wet and a little grayish a classic sea salt gray or the sulphur salt which comes from our well, and that has a reddishgold tint to it. And the taste? Ana Machado is an assistant professor at Johnson & Wales University in North Miami. One of the first things to which she introduces her incoming students is salt not the salt they think they know, but a diversity of salts from around the world. They say, Salt is salty, and thats that,? Machado says. But theres a lot more than that. Theres the minerals, and distinctive crunchiness because of the size of the crystals. She tasted a couple of types of Florida Keys Sea Salt, sampling Winter Solstice first. It has a relatively small crystal because the water evaporated slowly: It goes intense in the beginning, then it dissipates really fast wow! It would be great on steaks and fish. Bam! Theres impact on the flavor. And of Spring Harvest salt: The water evaporated so fast that it builds these incredible hollow pyramids. Very big, about an eighth of an inch square, Machado says. Its not intense as the other one, lighter; you feel the flavor of the saltiness and then its mellow all the way. This would be good on anything poached where theres a liquid where you would dissolve the salt. Though salt is the most tangible result of Jollys efforts, she says she is harvesting something more precious. I dont see any of the things that have happened to us as accidents. ... Wilmas watery rush through here brought Florida Keys Sea Salt to us, and I see it as a way that we will be able to stay in our home and stay in the Keys where our children were born.Homegrown business a successBy NANCY ANCRUMnancrum@MiamiHerald.comKEYS HORTICULTURE Meeting Notice Monroe County Land AuthorityThe Monroe County Land Authority Advisory Committee will conduct a public meeting in the Monroe Regional Service Center located at 2796 Overseas Highway, Suite 104,Marathon, Florida on September 28, 2011 beginning at 9:30 AM. The agenda is available online at www.monroecounty-fl.govor by contacting the Land Authority office at 295-5180.ADAASSISTANCE If you are a person with a disability who needs special accommodations in order to participate in these proceedings, please contact the County Administrators Office, by phoning (305) 292-4441, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m., no later than five (5) calendar days prior to the scheduled meeting; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 1.Published Keynoter 9/17/11 With the sun and the love of salt,Midge Jolly (right) and Tom Weyant, work in Salt House No.4 at the Florida Keys Sea Salt farm on Sugarloaf Key.Miami Herald photo by TIM CHAPMAN

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