Florida Keys keynoter
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Title: Florida Keys keynoter
Uniform Title: Florida Keys keynoter
Portion of title: Keynoter
Physical Description: v : ill. (some col.) ; 36 cm.
Language: English
Publisher: Keynoter Pub. Co.
Place of Publication: Marathon Fla
Publication Date: 11-03-2012
Frequency: semiweekly[<1984-1997>]
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Subjects / Keywords: Newspapers -- Marathon (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
Newspapers -- Monroe County (Fla.)   ( lcsh )
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Spatial Coverage: United States -- Florida -- Monroe -- Marathon
Coordinates: 24.726389 x -81.040278 ( Place of Publication )
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 31, no. 45 (Dec. 23, 1984).
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778679022222 Classifieds . . .8B Living . . . .1B Business . . .11A Obituaries . . .2A Opinion . . .10A Sports/Outdoors .1B Crossword . . .8AINDEX Printed on 100% recycled newsprint CONTENTS 2012 KEYNOTER PUBLISHING CO. WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,NOVEMBER 3,2012 VOLUME 59,NO.88 25 CENTS Time changeDaylight Saving Time returns at 2 a.m.Sunday,so make sure to turn your clocks back one hour before you go to sleep tonight. In L'AttitudesThe mystery level is high in the Red Barn Theatre's Person of Interest.' Story, 6B Beth GroomsSales Manager Local Foreclosed Properties!Commercial & ResidentialPriced to Sell & Close FastFinancing AvailableAgents WelcomeSee All Our Properties Online... Then Call Me For A Private Showing! KeysIslandProperties.com 305-296-1234 Keys voter turnout is highThe limitation of early voting this year to eight days appears to have had a significant effect on the number of votes cast so far. While the number of absentee ballots is on par with counts from the 2008 presidential election, earlyvoting numbers have dropped significantly, from 13,641 four years ago the same day to 8,644 as of 3:30 p.m. Friday. That's more than a 36 percent drop, though polls are open until 7 tonight. The 11,146 absentee ballot count as of Friday was more on par with the 12,443 total from 2008. Still, as of Friday afternoon, overall, 38.3 percent of Monroe County's 51,910 registered voters had voted through either early balloting or via absentee ballot. The Key West elections office had logged the most early votes at 2,799. The Key Largo elections office had 2,068; the library on Big Pine Key 1,560; Marathon elections office 1,409; and Islamorada library 808. Monroe County Supervisor of Elections Harry Sawyer, serving out his final term after 24 years in office, gained national prominence this summer for fighting a mandate from Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature to reduce the number of early voting days from a maximum of 14 to eight, and to increase it from eight hours per day to 12. Deputy Supervisor of Elections Joyce Griffin pointed to the reduction in days as a reason voting totals are down this year. "The governor shortened the days and we're not seeing the flow in those early morning hours," she said. "For people that work two or three jobs ... in those eight days, people might not have a day off. If he wanted to increase voter turnout, he should have lengthened the amount of days." Griffin likened the pollsBut absentee ballots are lagging from those in the 2008 electionELECTION 2012By RYAN MCCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comSee Voting,6A PRETTY IN PINK Photo by RYAN McCARTHYThe women of the Fishermen's Community Hospital Auxiliary better known as Pink Ladies check out the new mammography unit at the Middle Keys medical center Friday.The group donated $20,000 toward the high-tech gear and was on hand for a ribbon-cutting ceremony.Drunken cop skates fracasAdrunk Arlington, Mass., police officer visiting Key West avoided several criminal charges Oct. 30 seemingly by virtue of his employment. But that doesn't mean he isn't in trouble with his home agency. Michael Wesley, 42, reportedly threatened a Key West police officer, interfered with an investigation, denied having identification and resisted arrest. But he was never charged. Police Chief Donie Lee acknowledged his officers have "wide latitude" in making arrests but said he doesn't agree with what transpired in the case of Wesley. "Based on the report, I would have arrested the offduty police officer," Lee said. "Having said that, officers have a wide latitude of discretion in deciding whether to make an arrest. They don't always use it wisely. This appears to [be] one of those cases. I'm sure the fact that he was a police officer factored into their decision." According to a report from Officer David Kouri, the fracas happened around 1 a.m. at United and Reynolds streets. As Key West police were placing Wesley companion Angela Henry into protective custody because she was highly intoxicated, Wesley let officers know he's a cop. He then got belligerent, the report says. As Henry was being put into custody, Wesley "put his hand" on Officer Thomas Clark's chest, prompting Kouri to tell him, "Even though he is a police officer, if he touched Ofc. Clark again, I would arrest him." Next, Wesley got on the phone with Ernie DeLoach, a retired Key West police officer whom he said is a friend. DeLoach, in turn, spoke to Officer Anna Dykes, who was at the scene, and told her to "do what you have to do," according to Kouri's report. Once Henry was in the patrol car, "Wesley continued to stand directly in front of our car and yell vulgarities at us," including an expletiveridden apparent threat to harm Dykes.Police chief says arrest was warrantedKEY WESTBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com Airto clearin county theft?Assistant Monroe County State Attorney Mark Wilson says David Sinclair, a suspended county employee accused of stealing from the county, might turn himself in Tuesday to face charges of petty theft and official misconduct. No charges had been filed by Friday. Sinclair, suspended on Oct. 26 from his $43,000a-year job as a landfill operator at the Key Largo Transfer Station on Card Sound Road, is accused of giving customers handwritten tipping-fee receipts, then manipulating the computer monitoring process by inputting fake receipts, then pocketing the cash payments. Wilson said he's giving Sinclair the opportunity to come clean about the duration and scope of the alleged scheme. Sinclair's attorney, Mike Crimella, couldn't be reached for comment Friday. Wilson said he can prove only the theft of $22 based on an apparently fake receipt given to a State Attorney's Office investigator looking into the allegations. The tipping rate at the transfer station is around 6 cents per pound of trash, with a minimum fee of $6.18. Wilson says he suspects the alleged theft has been going on for some time. Another landfill operator, Bud Bates, was also implicated but was found dead in his home on Transylvania Avenue in Key Largo home on Oct. 29. Sinclair is the one who found him. Wilson says the county Clerk of the Court's Office would conduct an audit of transfer-station operations following his investigation. Sinclair was hired in August 1999 and earns $43,952 per year. He can request a hearing on any discipline meted out. As for the possible charges, petty theft is a misdemeanor, official misconduct a felony.Sinclair may turn self in this TuesdayKEY LARGOBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comDengue found in Central FloridaAlthough Key West leads the state in cases of mosquito-born dengue fever, a case reported Tuesday in Seminole County was deemed locally acquired. Monroe County Health Department spokeswoman Chris Tittel said his counterparts from that area, around Sanford and Orlando, have been in touch with him looking for ideas on handling the public-relations end of raising awareness. Also known as breakbone fever, dengue symptoms include high fever, aching bones, headaches, pain behind the eyes and a rash. More than 100 million people worldwide have contracted the disease. In 2009 and 2010, there were 93 confirmed cases of dengue fever originating in Old Town Key West. In some cases, affected tourists didn't notice they had it until returning home. Those who got it in Key West fully recovered. When someone is found to have dengue, part of the screening process includes questioning the patient on recent out-of-area travel. That was counted out in theBut officials say it didn't come from KeysHEALTHSee Police,6ASee Dengue,6ABy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comJUSTICE BUILDING DELAYED Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYThis is the gutted entry to the Marathon courthouse,part of a $1 million remodeling expected to be complete by March.Proceedings now take place in a trailer in the parking lot.When work is complete on the building,you'll enter from the right,pass through a room housing screening equipment and then go into the hallway,which leads to the courtroom,on the left.Story, 2A


KeysNet.com Keynoter 2A Saturday,November 3,2012 PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDA Y HIGH L O W SAT.81 73 SUN.81 73 MON.81 75 TUES.79 70 Forecast: Clear,becoming partly cloudy with a 20% chance of rain.Winds from the North at 10-15 mph. Visit KeysNet.com/weatherfor radar and extended forecast.The Monroe County Health Department tests Keys beaches every two weeks for the presence of enteric bacteria.The following Keys beaches have health advisories against swimming: Founders Park, Islamorada.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 the Sunday edition of The Miami Herald.Keynoter mail subscriptions:$64.84 in Florida and $60.32 out-of-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 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 BRIEFSState lays off 24 in Water ResourcesThe Florida Department of Environmental Protection gave layoff notices this week to 24 employees in the Division of Water Resources Management, the Tallahassee Democrat reported. The employees received notice Monday and will be paid through Dec. 14. The Democrat quoted a DEPspokesman who said the department is being as "fiscally responsible as it can be and that staffing levels are reflected by the current workload and priorities." The Division of Water Resources Management works on issues such as beaches, and the Everglades. News Service of Florida WKYZ Florida KeysPirateRadioKeyWest.com 96.7 FM 101.7 FM Keys News on the half-hour Daily (M-F) News Director Don Riggs M or nings 7:30 8:30 9:30 A f t er no ons 4:30 5:30 CUBBERLEY Carlton B. Cubberley Jr ., 65, of Marathon, Florida passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 28th at his home. Skip or Cubby as he was known, was born in Trenton, New Jersey, Thanksgiving Day, November 28th, 1946, Cubby was originally a farmer in Cranbury, New Jersey and was known for the very straight rows when planting potatoes (Pre GPSs). He then worked for the Cranbury Township, Construction and Plumbing. He was the son of the late Carlton B. Cubberley Sr. (Cub) and Betty Tantum Cubberley. Surviving is his sister, Gayle S. Cubberley of Marathon. Funeral Services will be private and donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Please raise your glass and give a toast in honor of Cubby!HULET James LeRoy Hulet age 83, passed away quietly on October 24,2012. He was the proud founder of Lee Real Estate in Roseville, and the Ragged-Edge Resort in Islamorada, Fla. where he was known as Jimmy Lee by the Sea. He lived a life full of happiness and helped many people along the way. He was predeceased by his parents, George Hulet and Hester Hively; brother George; sister Juanita Pomante; wives Patricia Hulet and Michelle Ricci; and most recently, his dear son Michael. He leaves sons, Bill (Stacey) and James; daughters, Meg and Rhonda; and grandchildren, Jamie, Billy, Katie and Andrew. TITTLE Robin Lee Tittle (Bowles) Born Memorial Day, May 30th, 1977. Robin Lee passed away from brain injury on October 18th, 2012. Robin was born and raised in Marathon, Fl. where he lived most of his life with his family and graduated locally at Marathon High School. Robin had a great passion for music (guitar), performing at all local bars. He loved to be outdoors spending most of his time enjoying nature and playing tennis. He is preceded in death by his mother Grace Mount, father, Everett "Skip" Bowles, brother Everett Bowles and neice Kailey Bowles. He sadly leaves behind his only sister Jessica Bowles, her husband Gilbert and 3 kids, Christian, Jordan and Katelyn; his brother Shawn Tittle and his 5 kids, Quentin, Shawn Jr., Alyssa, Morgan and Alex. Robin Lee also leaves behind widow and 3 kids, of our late brother, Everett: Dianna, Everett VI, Laila and Cierra. He also leaves a hole in the lives of many friends he has made along the way. Services are still being accomodated. For information please contact sister Jessica Bowles. Delays continue on Marathon courthouseAsecond batch of mold has pushed the completion for an ongoing remodel of the Marathon courthouse out to early 2013, according to Monroe County Project Management Director Jerry Barnett. "We plan to have it done ... by February or March. We're hoping sooner, but I wouldn't count on it," he said. "The total renovation is going to be just over $1 million. All the numbers aren't available because change orders are not all done." The county discovered mold and asbestos in the court building at mile marker 48.5 oceanside while in the midst of a project last year to renovate it and replace dated trailers with two new ones. The first round was removed by May well beyond the initial renovation completion date of Feb. 28, 2012. But Barnett said workers found "a second bunch of mold" and that the building's heating, ventilation and air conditioning system had to be replaced. They came in at roughly $240,000, he said. Initial renovation was estimated to cost $900,000. Then the first mold patches were found, and that was another $165,000. Additionally, Barnett said there have been "a series of change orders" at the site, including replacing interior doors that did not meet fire code, as well as redoing the entry to the building. "We're revising the main entry into the building. It didn't work right with [Americans with Disabilities Act] compliance so we had to make some changes for that," he said. Aside from the courtroom, the office area behind it is being remodeled. "We ended up adding the renovation of [acting Circuit Court Judge Ruth Becker's] office and bathroom because of the mold. Some of the problems don't show up until you tear out the wall," Barnett said. Becker has been holding court in trailers installed as part of the renovation. The county purchased a shedlike structure to house security checkpoint equipment during construction. Courts Administrator Holly Elomina said the county continues to hold monthly traffic court, as well as some jury selection, in the Monroe County Commis-sion chambers at the Marathon Government Center while construction is ongoing. After the mold was found, County Commissioner George Neugent suggested a large complex to replace the courthouse with a new one sharing space with the Sheriff's Office substation and Tax Collector's Office. Those two offices now share a building adjacent to the courthouse. County staff presented preliminary estimates ranging from $7.4 million to $23 million, depending on the size of such a project. But the commission decided on a fix to keep the courthouse operational for several more years. "We're hoping that the building will be not just the bare minimum, but substantially appropriate for its use for the next 10 to 15 years," Barnett said.More mold is discovered in renovationMIDDLE KEYS Keys Insurance Services5800 Overseas Highway Suite 43 MarathonCall me today to see how much you can save with Allstates good student discount. (305) 743 0494 Discount and insurance offered only with select company and subject to availability and qualifications. Allstate Insurance Company, Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company and Allstate Indemnity Company; Northbrook, IL 2009 Allstate Insurance Company. Proud to help put your family in Good Hands. Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYRenovation of the Marathon courthouse keeps running into delays because of newfound problems,mostly mold.News agency: Watch 120 raceThe News Service of Florida, a Tallassee-based journalism group that covers almost everything that happens in the Capitol from politics to mundane bureaucracy says the state House District 120 race is among those to watch in South Florida. It pits Republican Holly Merrill Raschein, a longtime legislative aide who lives in Key Largo, against Democrat Ian Whitney, who runs the Innkeepers Association in Key West. The winner replaces Democrat Ron Saunders of Key West, who is term-limited out. The News Service says "the district is centered on the Florida Keys, but includes the rest of Monroe County and parts of southern Miami-Dade County. "Both candidates have raised substantial amounts of money, though Raschein has pulled in almost $242,000 compared to nearly $105,000 for Whitney. "Democrats had a slight registration edge in the district 38 percent of voters to 34.7 for Republicans but [presidential nominee John] McCain carried the district in 2008 by more than 6 percent points. [Democratic gubernatorial candidate Alex] Sink narrowly won it by 2 points in 2010."District takes in all Florida KeysELECTION 2012 Island Vision Careis now accepting NEW patients.Dr.John Sheldon's optometry practice services all ages,from kids to seniors.Monday Friday 9AM to 5PM Saturday by appointment6400 Overseas Hwy. MM 50.5 (next to Herbies)743-2020 By RYAN MCCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.com


Saturday,November 3,2012 3A Keynoter KeysNet.com HAMMOND 2012 .com Meet Stephen 12 year resident of The Keys. Attended Mosquito Control Board Meetings for past 12 months. Ready to start. Researched various topics with numerous Mosquito Control Board Employees. Fiscally responsible without raising taxes. Spending taxpayers money in most efficient manner while minimizing mosquitoes and dengue outbreaks. Will bring a new level of professionalism to the board. Will protect the Citizens, Tourists and Children of Monroe County from mosquito borne illnesses. Paid for by Stephen Hammond, Republican Candidate for Mosquito Control Board, District 3 Contact Stephen at 305.766.9919 or email him at Stephen@hammond2012.com Online cop shop: Yourad hereBecky Herrin is the Monroe County Sheriff's Office community relations deputy, but she also fills the role of ad salesman, helping the county generate some $25,000 each year. Logging onto the mugshot page of the Sheriff's Office website, updated hourly, is a common practice perhaps guilty pleasure throughout the Keys. Herrin says the page, available at www.keysso.net receives around 25,000 daily page views, or 750,000 per month. For several years, there has been a link from the mug-shot page to two pages with advertisements for attorneys and bail bondsmen. There are nine current advertisers, and at $250 per ad per month, over the course of a year they generate $25,000. Wednesday, Herrin took it to a new level: The agency went live with a banner-ad system on the home page and has already sold $2,500 worth of ad space to defense attorney John Musca; that's $500 per month per ad. Musca's ad reads in bold type, "Arrested? Criminal defense attorneys click or call 24/7." "We're going to see how it goes," Herrin says. "I've always thought those pages lent themselves to advertising just because of the traffic." "Basically it's a rotating banner ad. Each time it refreshes, a new ad loads." Key West-based defense attorney Donald Barrett advertises with the Sheriff's Office by way of the "list of attorneys" link and is considering purchasing one of the new banner ads. "I have gotten business from that advertising," Barrett says, adding, "I wouldn't say it's a great deal of business, but some." He asks clients how they were referred but doesn't distinguish between the Internet in general and the Sheriff's Office website specifically. "I continue to do it month after month so I continue to find a value," Barrett says.Agency expands offerings with new banner adsSHERIFF'S OFFICE By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com


KeysNet.com Keynoter 4A Saturday,November 3,2012 EXPERIENCE MIAMI DOLPHINS FOOTBALL EXPERIENCETHE ULTIMATE TAILGATE PARTY. OFFICIAL SUPERMARKET OF THE MIAMI DOLPHINS Sunday, November 4 1 p.m. Miami Dolphins @ Indianapolis Colts OFFICIAL SUPERMARKET OF THE MIAMI DOLPHINSEXPERIENCETHE ULTIMATE TAILGATE PARTY AT Experience the ultimate at publix.com/tailgatePrices effective Thursday, November 1 through Wednesday, November 7, 2012. Only in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee and Monroe Counties. Any item carried by Publix GreenWise Market will be at the Publix advertised sale price. Quantity limits per customer apply. New England Seafood Boil . . . . . . . . . .4699Clams, Mussels, Lobster, Italian Sausage, Potatoes, and Corn (Serves 4) Cooking Required, each box SURPRISINGLY LOW PRICE Publix GreenWise Paper Napkins . . . . . . . . . . .169100% Recycled Paper, 250-ct. pkg. SAVE UP TO .30 Publix Deli Brie Cheese . . . . . . . . . . .799lb Product of USA, Located in the Publix Specialty Cheese Section SAVE UP TO .80 LB Peach Cobbler Pie . . . . . . . .499Flaky Crust Filled With Delicious Peaches and Topped With Streusel, From the Publix Bakery, 30-oz pkg. SAVE UP TO 1.00 FishEye Pinot Grigio Wine . . . . M 21200750-ml bot. SAVE UP TO 1.98 ON 2 Marathon City CouncilMARATHON IS A GREAT PLACE TO LIVE, WORK AND RAISE A FAMILY TOGETHER WE CAN CONTINUE MAKING IT BETTER FOR ALLWhen I first ran for office,I promised to listen to and work with residents of Marathon; I have,and will continue to, fulfill those promises. We cant just look at where we are now,we need to look at where we want to be,and how to get there,and Im doing just thay by:Establishing Marathon as a Customs Port of EntryMaking sure local businesses can thriveContinue to improve city servicesMost importantly,ensuring an economy where our children and granchildren can continue to live and work in Marathon.RAMSAYDickRe-ElectPolitical Advertisement Paid For and Approved by Dick Ramsay, Marathon City CouncilVote Dick Ramsay on November 6th. Feds: Dismiss Wisteria caseAttorneys for the United States government have asked a Florida court to dismiss Roger Bernstein's claim to ownership of 22-acre Wisteria Island off Key West. Bernstein's FEB Corp. purchased the island in the 1960s and about five years ago began a push to develop the property into a resort similar to the adjacent upscale Sunset Key in Key West Harbor. Bernstein wants to build 35 market-rate homes; 35 transient homes; five workforce houses; a bar, restaurant and retail component; and upland facilities to support a field of more than 100 mooring balls. When he navigated the complicated Monroe County development process, the question came up if he even owns the property. The result is a federal lawsuit filed in August by Bernstein against the federal government in U.S. District Court in Miami. U.S. Attorney Wifredo Ferrer is acting as the government's counsel. In a lawsuit response filed Oct. 29, Assistant U.S. Attorney Anthony Pogorzelski traces the history of Wisteria formerly known as Christmas Tree Island back to before the Civil War. He says Bernstein's "predecessors in interest had actual knowledge of the United States'claim of ownership over the property in question as early as 1951." Because of a 12-year statute of limitation governing Bernstein's claim under 1972's Quiet Title Act, Pogorzelski's motion asks District Court Judge Jose Martinez and Magistrate Chris McAliley to dismiss the suit. In 1952, the Florida Internal Improvement Trust Fund board transferred title of the property to Paul Sawyer. Then Bernie Papy bought it, then Bernstein bought it from Papy. But before the sale was recorded, on Sept. 27, 1951, the U.S. Navy sent a letter to the Trust Fund board asserting "the Department of the Navy considers Frankfurt Bank, the shoals adjacent thereto and the spoil area in question as being the property of the United States."KEY WESTBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com


Saturday,November 3,2012 5A Keynoter KeysNet.com TheCenteratMDC.org | 305.237.3023 | 305.237.3258 | DOWNTOWN MIAMI flcenterlitarts.com The Miami Writers Institute @Miami Book Fair International Wednesday, Nov. 14 … Friday, Nov. 16 Workshop space limited. Register today. Writing Create YOU and Unleash Your JOY: A Writing Workshop with Lisa McCourt How to Convert Your Ideas Into Novels and Stories with Colin Channer The Novelette: Science Fictions Little Jewel with Hugh Howey Master Class on Dialogue with Margot Livesey Cmo escribir (¡y leer!) textos narrativos con Abilio Estvez (In Spanish) Vivir de escribir con Teresa Dovalpage (In Spanish) Publishing How to Get Published with Agent Kimberly Witherspoon and Editor Ibrahim Ahmad Buzz Your Book: Publicity Strategies with MJ Rose The Future of Publishing with Johnny TempleOne-on-one manuscript consults by appointment.presented and produced by The Center for Literature and Theatre @ Miami Dade College PoliticalAdvertisementpaidforandapprovedbyKenPhilipsonforVillageCouncilSeat3VillageCouncilSeat3 POST-SANDY HELP Keys Energy Services,the electric company serving customers from the Seven Mile Bridge south through Key West,is sending seven linemen to Long Island,N.Y.,to help with post-Hurricane Sandy power restoration.The linemen,along with three bucket trucks,one digger truck and a utility pole trailer,departed for New York at daybreak Friday and will join nearly 2,000 personnel from around the country to help the Long Island Power Authority with power restoration.Around 90 percent of Long Island's 7.5 million residents lost power due to Sandy.The New York-bound crew comprises (from left) Stefan Washington,Manny Estevez,Michael Euliss,Bryan Veliz,Pedro Arencibia, Michael Commander and Jerry Pita.Stop signs in, and outAs Key West continues to implement what's called the Safe Routes to School infrastructure project, drivers and bicycle riders should be aware of a recent traffic change. This week, city crews installed a four-way stop at 12th Street and Seidenberg Avenue and removed the stop signs at 12th Street and Harris Avenue. The goal is slow traffic around the nearby Poinciana Elementary School, 1407 Kennedy Drive. Safe Routes to School is a federally authorized program launched in 2005 that has provided more than $600 million to state departments of transportation to facilitate a threefold goal: Enable and encourage children, including those with disabilities, to walk and bicycle to school. Make bicycling and walking to school a safer and more appealing transportation alternative to motoring, thereby encouraging a healthy and active lifestyle from an early age. Facilitate the planning, development and implementation of projects and activities that will improve safety and reduce traffic, fuel consumption and air pollution around schools. For Key West, that has amounted to more than $1.2 million in Florida Department of Transportation funding that has or will pay for two major projects. Construction is in progress on Stock Island of a sidewalk running along College Road meant to ease access to Gerald Adams Elementary, with a late November or early December completion date. For Poinciana Elementary, the Key West City Commission is expected, in November, to approve a bid from contractor Charley Toppino and Sons Inc. to construct sidewalks along Duck Avenue, "bulb" sidewalk corners at intersections to calm traffic in the surrounding neighborhood, and replace hazardous driveways, among other things. The estimated cost is $600,000.Goal:Increase safety around Poinciana schoolKEY WEST By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comNEWS BRIEFSFDLE reports crime reductionThe number of murders and forcible sex offenses rose by 1.5 percent during the first six months of 2012 but declines in aggravated assault and robbery drove down the state's violent crime rate by 5.4 percent, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement reported Thursday. Those increases were offset by an 8 percent drop in robberies and a 5.4 percent drop in aggravated assaults, more common crimes. Nonviolent crimes dropped 3.6 percent. Notable exceptions to the downward trend were domestic-violence offenses. Domestic murder and forcible sodomy cases increased by 29.5 percent and 25.4 percent respectively. Domestic assaults declined, again reducing the overall number of domestic violence cases by 5.4 percent. News Service of FloridaPolice meeting with residentsKey West Police Chief Donie Lee, City Manager Bob Vitas and Citizen Review Board Director Sue Srch will all be on hand Thursday to hear people's concerns when it comes to community policing in the city. The meeting is at 6 p.m. in the Martin Luther King Jr. Community Center, 300 Catherine St., at Thomas Street. It's an open forum to talk frankly with police about the neighborhood, residents'needs and expectations. www.keysnet.com www.keysnet.com


KeysNet.com Keynoter 6A Saturday,November 3,2012* Vote for Larry Shaffer for Marathon City CouncilWin or lose,I fulfill my promises like organizing communities, helping create 40 jobs,and creating a Charter Advertising Program for small businesses3.5 years as your Planning Commissioner and 1.5 years as Chairman.Involved in local politics for more than 8 years,lived in Marathon for over 17 yearsWalk the streets and visit each family owned & operated businessVote for me only ,that gives me 3 votes with 2 votes taken away from the other 4Political advertisement paid for and approved by Larry Shaffer for Marathon City Council. ChristmasInTheKeys.com( 888 ) 329-4954Book a stay and get FREE admission Mile Marker 61Hawks Cay ResortThe Celebration takes placeNOVEMBER 30 TODECEMBER 2 Christmas Fun Florida Keys Style! If your total score is 5 or more, Mariners Hospital is offering free spirometry and pulse oximetry screening tests to determine if you might have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). You are also invited to attend a free seminar where Dr. Michael Hernandez will share the steps that can be taken to improve the quality of life for those with COPD. He will cover risk factors, warning signs, diagnosis, treatment and management of COPD. COPD is both preventable and treatable. The rst step is to be diagnosed. A not-for-prot organization committed to our faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence 91500 Overseas Highway, Tavernier, FL 305-434-1100 CAN YOU ANSWER THIS SURVEY WHILE HOLDING YOUR BREATH? To reserve your space, call 305-434-3400 Please indicate if you are coming for the screenings, the seminar or both. Screening test reservations will be taken on a rst-come, rst-served basis and will be limited to 25 participants.Mariners Hospital Main Conference Room Wednesday, November 7 5:30 p.m. „ screening tests 6:30 p.m. „ seminar *Add up the numbers next to checked boxes. to a hospital emergency room, where it can go from almost no wait to 45 minutes or more in an instant. The slowest times at the polls the past seven days have been from 7 to 8:30 a.m., and 5:30 until 8 p.m. Today is the final day of early voting. Polls are open until 7 p.m. The locations: Key West: Supervisor of Elections Office, 530 Whitehead St. Big Pine Key: Monroe County library, Winn-Dixie plaza. Marathon: Supervisor of Elections Office, 490 63rd St. oceanside. Islamorada: Monroe County library, mile marker 81.8 bayside. Key Largo: Supervisor of Elections Office, Murray E. Nelson Government and Cultural Center, mile marker 102 bayside.Polls still openFrom Voting,1A case of the 19-year-old Central Florida man. "The importance is that person did not leave Seminole County," Tittel said. "That would confirm it was locally acquired. If this person had been anywhere else, it wouldn't necessarily be locally acquired." There have also been cases reported in MiamiDade, Broward and Palm Beach counties, although Tittel said the Seminole case seems to be the first one reported outside of South Florida since the 1960s. Tittel said geography isn't necessarily indicative of anything because the carriers, Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, are present throughout the state. The best way to avoid dengue is to reduce the mosquito population. Anything that traps and holds water provides mosquitoes a place to deposit eggs. And it takes less than 48 hours in some cases for those eggs to become larvae.No Keys connectionFrom Dengue,1A That prompted Kouri to try to handcuff Wesley at one point even drawing his Taser. Once cuffed, "Wesley braced and pulled his right arm away, actively resisting being placed into custody," Kouri reports. Next Kouri, using Wesley's identification which he denied having but was found in his pocket contacted the Arlington Police Department to confirm Wesley's employment. Kouri reported that Arlington Lt. Ronald Kerr was "deeply apologetic and said he would assist in any way possible on their end." After that, Kouri told Wesley he wasn't going to be charged. "He said, Good, because there weren't any charges to begin with.'" Key West Officer Sean Brandenburg shot back: "Yes, there are several." Specifically, according to Kouri's report: He "interfered with an investigation, verbally threatened Officer Dykes and also resisted being placed into custody. I also [told supervisors] that Wesley accused Officer Clark of raping Henry while she was in protective custody." Arlington Police Chief Fred Ryan said his office will conduct an internal investigation into Wesley's behavior. "We're very concerned about the alleged conduct," he said. "It's not representative of the women and men of the Arlington Police Department."We're concerned'From Police,1A


Saturday,November 3,2012 7A Keynoter KeysNet.com About Holly...Holly has served the constituents of House District 120 as a Legislative Assistant since 2003. Outside of work Holly enjoys serving on numerous boards and committees of community organizations. A Florida State University graduate, Holly resides in Key Largo with her husband Ryan, a small business owner, and son Drake. Holly knows that good ideas don't belong to one party or another and she has ten years of experience nding commonsense solutions for the Florida Keys and South Miami-Dade.Holly will utilize her years of service to our communities to ght for us on issues such as:Creating incentive packages for small businesses to create jobs Working to improve our schools and provide greater input and choices for parents Creating aordable long-term solutions for property insurance policyholders Securing additional funding for wastewater projects Promoting and prioritizing sound environmental policyFor more information on how to support Holly contact:Holly@HollyRaschein.com | 305-522-4721 Post Oce Box 372201 | Key Largo, Florida 33037Paid by Holly Raschein, Rep., for State Representative 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! Kirk of the KeysOverseas Highway at 89th Street Marathon € MM 51.5 € 743-4256Staffed Childrens Sunday School & NurserySunday Services 9 a.m. Contemporary€11 a.m. Traditionalwww.kirkofthekeys.com Published Keynoter 11/3/12 VOTE VOGELFOR STATE ATTORNEYPROFESSIONAL...NOT POLITICALPolitical advertisement paid for and approved by Catherine Vogel, Democrat for State Attorney, Monroe County


KeysNet.com Keynoter 8A Saturday,November 3,2012 Has lived and worked in Islamorada over three decades Has been in the Charter Boat Industry for over four decades Listens to and respects all residentsMORE SUPPORTERSCapt. Cli Tatje Gary Nicholas Jack & Ann Mccormick Angel & Chida Cortina Robert & Shirley Vaughn Allen Wood Monte Green Capt. Benny & Sandra Spaulding Carl & Sigrid Wright W. Hollis & Ann Petersen Capt. Mike Patterson Mike AbelJUST A FEW OF THE MANY VILLAGE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES WHO SUPPORT DAVE PURDO AND MANY MANY MORE SUPPORTERS ENDORSED BY THE REPORTER & KEYNOTER NEWSPAPERSCapt. Skip & Lisa Bradeen Dr. Jay & Marissa Stein Edward Stephens William Armstrong David & Kathy Buchanan James & Joan Cox Frank & Cathy Greek Dr. Raul & Rosa Pedroao John & Sally Eaton Stanley & Jenny Margulies Carl & Joan Ekblom Joe & Elonia Kersting John & Martha Kocol George & Dawn Young Angel & Eleanor Arce Joe & Judy Wieselberg John & Bernie Cooper Irving & Jeanne Eyster Ray & Paula Nemura Capt. Merv Finch Donald Smith Jay & Nancy Hersho Patty Wroblewski Michael & Suzanne Gilson Dan & Carol Pepple John & Sally Eaton Capt.Roy & Donna Lindback Alan & Susan Cooper Don & Sheri Horton Capt. Butch Green Carl & Marlene Lindback Adam & Judy Starr Roger & Lee Young Paul & Agnes Rishell Mark R.Surette Elmer & Miriam Floback Patty Wrobleswki Mark & Colleen Derkovitz Sam & Marlo Yates Bernard Kay Joe & Joanne Janas Robert & Shirley Vaughn Sr Capt.Stu & Jeannine Apte Craig Lindback Barbara & Cinnamon Edgar Dr.Ken Thomas Capt. Ken & Justina Black Joe & Susan Sachs Rex Houston Gerald & Janet Case Phil Sena Mike Anzalone Vics Auto Boat Mart Chris Sante Jim & Donna Bellizzi Capt. Skip & Karen Paxson Days Inn Smugglers Cove Island Grill Whale Harbor PostCard Resort & Marina Hog Heaven Kathleen Purdo Islamorada Boat Center Lorelei Cabana Bar Rex Air Forest Tek Lumber Tymon & Sheryl Totte Upper Keys Veterinary Ocean Gardens No Stress Property Mgt. Sam Maher Islamorada Brick Capt. Wes King Abels Tackle Larry Barr Capt. Ron & Barbara Green Capt. Jack Falcucci Capt. Mike Hancock Scooter & Bicycles Rentals Ernie & Jennifer Fischer Capt. Biggs Legal Center Ed Armstrong Marshall & Suzenne Smith Capt. Ted Benbow Fred Feitel Andrew & Mary Gagarin O.P.M.I. inc Suzanne Shutters Lindy Roth Austin & Katie Young Tammie GurgioloWill continue to reduce taxes and make dicult and timely decisions Will protect your property rights Make Islamorada the best place in the world to live Fought for a better sewer contractAND YET MORE SUPPORTERSMort & Gene Silverman Dr. Robert Foley Bill Bond Brian & Jodie Lesko Buddy Pinder Capt. Eddie & Carol Wightman Capt. John Houpt Dave Dehass Grosseck Donald Smith George Cabrera DAVE PURDOIslamorada Village Council Seat 2 I pledge to protect our working waterfront, our fragile environment & preserve our keys quality of life. I have no political backers to answer to. Paid for and approved by Dave Purdo candidate for Islamorada Village Council Seat 2 Across 1Weathered the storm 6Crocodile's greeting?10Turquoise relative 14Comment to the audience 19Fade away 20Dramatic solo, often 21Abridges 22Host at a communion 23Extra-strength panic button? 25Lukas of "Witness" 26Photographer Adams 27Kevin's "Footloose" role 28Spin doctor's concern 29"No hitting below the belt"et al.? 31St.Clare's town 33Kingdom 35"Silent Spring"subj. 36"I __ mean it" 39Orbital shape 42Detrained,say 46Acronymic candy company 49Saltine special? 52Grammar best-seller "Woe __" 53Filmmaker who alternates top billing with his brother 55SeaWorld barker 56Babydoll 58Hidden retreat 59Savory gelatin 61Tap type 63Schumann songs 65"Magic Hour" author Susan 69Destined 70Mischievous sort 71Subdivision at the mannequin factory? 74La Jolla winter hrs. 77Willies-inducing 79World's largest desert 80More beloved 82Pots-and-pans noises 85"Fiddler"meddler 87Oak trunk 88Gate fastener 89Yom Kippur War prime minister 92Ho-hum 94"You __ My Sunshine" 95First critters on a farm? 99Upholstery jobs 100Curiosity destination 102Notable 1968 groom 103Hombre's title 105Time's 2006 Person of the Year 107Joint at the corner 109Turns to swing 113Legion of ventriloquist dummies? 118Texas attraction 121__ kwon do 122Product suffix suggesting noodles 123Theater level 124Sharon's home? 126Zellweger of "Chicago" 127The Auld Sod 128"Shucks" 129Flop or lop follower 130Gets in the game 131Faction 132Silk Road locale 133"NYPD Blue"actor Down 1"Lost Horizon" director 2Bright-toned winds 3Little men 4When Nancy bakes? 5Mockery 6Jamboree 7Big snooze 8ABC or BET,e.g. 9Versatile veggie 10Paris was too much for him 11Serious predicament 12Its motto is "Industry" 13Busy ed.'s request 14Cy Young,e.g. 15Safe places 16In that case 17Transfer document 18Della's creator 24In the center of 29Columbo portrayer 30Biographer Leon 32Wallet item 34Common Market inits. 37Some PX patrons 38Apprehensive 40Antidrug commercials,e.g.,briefly 41Seven-veil dancer 43Hard-to-read preliminary print? 44Golfer Aoki 45Freeway roller 46Harper Lee's first name 47Online commerce 48Head judge on "Top Chef"? 50Ouzo flavorings 51Big spread 54"Sex and the City" role 57Adm.'s milieu 60Bit of bullring gear 62Dent site 64"At the __ Core": Burroughs novel 66Reclining chair user's sigh 67Supercomputer name 68Scattered 72Broadway's first Oakley 73"The Luncheon on the Grass"and "Olympia,"e.g. 75Alabama march city 76Maple and pine 78Inclusive abbr. 81Soak up 82Chowder tidbit 83Zhivago's love 84Antitoxin sources 86Put a charge into? 90"I can't explain how I did that" 91Junk mail addressee 93Chemical variants 96__ de force 97Baptism,for one 98Polymer ending 101Bondi Beach city 10432-Down datum 106Stage prizes 108Motel posting 110Asteroids creator 111"Don't play,"on a score 112Origins 113Bend 114Hershiser of ESPN 115Chaplin's fourth wife 116French cruise stops117Bush fighter 119Centers of activity 120"My Way"lyricist 124'50s song syllable 125Hasty escape L.A.Times crossword puzzle "ALL FIRED UP" Solution in the Nov.7 Keynoter Crossword solutionSolution to the Oct.31 puzzle. DUNKIN'LOOKS SUNKEN Sources say Texas-based oil giant Valero has taken over the vacant Dunkin'Donuts/Valero property in Marathon which was supposed to open over the summer from bankrupt Miami-based developers Sands Petroleum and planned to open in three weeks.This past Monday,workers were supposed to start mowing the grass and getting rid of the dumpsters.But Friday, both remained,along with several FedEx non-delivery notices stuck to the door.Former Sands Petroleum employee Mikel Isaac could not be reached for comment on why the cleanup hasn't started. Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYMystery surrounds injured manAJupiter man is fighting for his life at Ryder Trauma Center in Miami after being found early Sunday morning unconscious in a pool of blood on Caroline Street in Key West. Earl Weeks found Tom Houck, 44, near 710 Caroline St. around 1 a.m., following the Oct. 27 Fantasy Fest parade. Although Houck reportedly is in a coma with bleeding in his brain, Key West Police Officer Gabriel Garrido wrote in a report, "At this time, pending further information ... I have no evidence to believe Houck was a victim of a crime." But Houck's friend, local photographer Nick Doll, thinks Houck was beat up. He's using social media websites to solicit information about what might have happened. Doll says Houck was last seen at the Anne Street bar Shots and Giggles. "Please give any information you have on where you saw him or if you saw the beating take place," Doll pleads. Weeks told officers he thought Houck may be having a seizure and Garrido noted Houck "was moving up and down in a rhythmic motion," although he was unconscious. "Houck had blood pooled under his head and coming out of his right ear and right nostril," according to Garrido's report "Houck was breathing but unresponsive."He's found bloody after annual paradeKeynoter StaffKEY WEST MAN HOUCK www.keysnet.com


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Call Laura at 743-5551 Fi s hi n g pio n ee r Ca rr pa ss e s at 94Harry A. Bud Carr, a veteran Middle Keys angler who claimed many fishing firsts, died Wednesday in Marathon at age 94. He was born Jan. 24, 1918, in Brighton, Mass., the second of five children of Harry A. Carr Sr. and Mary Isabel (Nugent) Carr. He grew up in Massachusetts and New Jersey, and was a former state amateur boxing champ in New York and New Jersey. He worked at the Worthington Pump and Machinery Corp. in Harrison, N.J., and moved to Miami in 1946, then to the Florida Keys in 1949. He started out small and had his first charter business based in a canal off 15th Street oceanside. Later, his business was invited to be the first charter boat at the then-new Davis Docks, better known by its later name, Faro Blanco Marine Resort. And for 18 years he handled the charter business at the Buccaneer Lodge, which at the time was considered among the premier resorts in the Middle Keys. The Tranquility Bay Resort at mile marker 48.5 bayside now sits where the Buccaneer was. By 1972, Mr. Carr had moved his operations to Duck Key, where he remained until his recent hospitalization. His first exposure to Keys fishing came while he was a young man and operated a marina and boat yard in Daytona Beach, where he spent summers fishing returning the Keys in the fall, according to his family. In the 1950s and early s, he spent several weeks at a time during the summer fishing for marlin and tuna in the Bahamas, making Bimini his base, and became wellknown in international sportfishing circles. His career spanned more than 60 years. Some highlights, according to his family: He caught the first bluefin tuna in Florida waters, harpooned in Florida Bay off Craig Key, on May 10, 1950. He was the first in the Keys to fish with a kite, and among the first Keys guides to use live ballyhoo for sailfish. He invented the Ace outrigger snap, an improvement over the then-popular clothespin snap. In addition to his career as a fishing guide, Mr. Carr was known as a musician, playing piano, the organ and even the accordion at such venues as the Marathon Yacht Club and Sombrero Country Club, among other places. He was among the organizers of the Marathon Guides Association and served as the groups first president. He was also was a founding member of the Marathon Jaycees and was elected that organizations first president. He also helped build the Marathon Yacht Club with the late Chet Tingler and served the club as rear and vice commodore. For a number of years, Mr. Carr also served as president of the Conch Key Volunteer Fire Department. He is survived by his wife Gail and daughter Susan (Eric) Mindock of Playa del Rey, Calif. Another daughter, Catherine, died in 2009. Agathering in his memory is planned for 3 p.m. Sunday at the Carr home, 148 Indies Drive North, Duck Key.Over 60 years spent plying Keys watersMARATHONLongtime school aide diesThe Montessori Childrens School of Key West lost a family member on Oct. 21 when longtime classroom assistant Lorena Baker died in Miami. She had spent 26 of her 71 years helping out at the school. Most recently, she had been working with students in the Gumbo Limbo classroom on writing and reading. Lorena was always there with a compliment or words of encouragement, anticipating the schools needs and taking care of them, says school director Kim Livingston. The entire MCS family, present and past, have had the privilege of knowing Lorena. If you think about it, 26 years of working with children in our island community enabled Lorena to touch the lives of many. We are fortunate to have shared the time in her life. Mrs. Baker was born in Los Angeles, Calif. She began working as a classroom assistant at the Montessori in 1985 and continued up until her death except for when she took a four-year leave, from 2001 to 2005, to working in a Montessori school in northern California. At the time of her death, she lived in Key West with her son Ross Baker and grandson Roger, who attends the Montessori Charter School. She also is survived by two other children, six other grandchildren and a great-grandson. Acelebration of life is planned for 4:30 p.m. today at the 1221 Varela St. school campus. The school will create the Lorena Baker Peace Walk to permanently celebrate her life and dedication to the school. Commemorative bricks can be purchased to complete the walkway that will wind through the campus.Baker spent 26 years at MontessoriKEY WEST Harry BudCarr (left) and his dad,Harry A.Carr Sr.,show off this monster tuna they landed on May 10,1950. Considering SELLING? 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Opinion & EditorialSaturday,November 3,2012 Florida Keys Keynoter 10A Letters of local interest are welcome,but subject to editing and condensing.There is a 400-word limit.Letters thanking an indiv idual are welcome.Space does not permit publication of thank-you letters consisting of lists.Letters must be signed.Anonymous letters will not be published.Include a daytime phone number (which will not be published) where you may be reached if there are questions about your correspondence. Mail: Editor,Keynoter,P.O.Box 500158,Marathon,FL 33050 E-mail: keynoter@keynoter.com Fax: 743-6397 Letters to the Editor Wayne Markham . . . . . . .Publisher Larry Kahn . . . . . . . . .Editor Melanie Elder . . . . . .Marketing Director Kathie Bryan . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2012 Keynoter Publishing Co. Photo courtesy FLORIDA STATE ARCHIVESThis is a charcoal burning hut on Big Pine Key in May 1919.Such shacks were where charcoal was burned to create fuel,or where charcoal workers lived as they burned charcoal outside.CELEBRATING OUR PAST EDITORIALGap coming in weather infoLETTERS TO THE EDITORHonor veteransWith Halloween over and before getting ready for the onslaught of holidays coming up, I would like to ask residents and businesses small and local, and large corporations to take time to honor our veterans. They have given us so much of themselves for our freedoms, which we appreciate and sometimes take for granted. The accompanying display takes only a few minutes to do. I'm asking friends, family and businesses to show their pride by putting where it can be viewed by a few or a lot from Nov. 7 through Nov. 12, inside or out, whatever works the best for you. Some may have a tag of thank you or a picture of a vet, or be plain. All I'm asking is to take time and show your appreciation to our veterans. Thank you to a veterans and God bless the U.S.A. Rosemarie Broscius Marathon Editor's note: Veterans Day parades are planned for Nov. 10 in Marathon and Nov. 12 in Key West.Resort stay fantasticRecently we were given the privilege to stay in the penthouse at Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key. We can't tell you what a joy it was for us to go there and relax after the fire at our stores. We were treated like royalty. Staying there was so great and it's so beautiful. Who needs to go out of the Keys to have fun, relax and have a great time? Not us. We enjoyed the great meals, the dolphins, the pools, the beauty, and everyone there treated us so kind. It was Bob's birthday that weekend and we just want to say thank you to the Hawks Cay staff for a great break from all our worries for a while. Bob, Linda Lee Byars MarathonNature sends a messageAccording to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, several months of 2012 had the highest monthly temperatures ever recorded in the United States, putting this year on track to be the warmest on record. Lower-than-average snowfall and precipitation have exacerbated droughts and wildfires in some of our communities. Yet, climate change was not an issue raised in any of the presidential debates. It barely has been mentioned at all this campaign season. Now Hurricane Sandy has snagged our attention from the political pundits and operatives who would normally dominate this final week before the election. It forced President Obama and Mitt Romney to alter their wellplanned campaign schedules. Is Mother Nature trying to tell us something? Ron Bernard MiamiRedirect campaign moneyHundreds of millions of dollars have been collected to support the presidential candidates in their campaigns to win the presidency. Now our country is faced with one of its worst disasters. The American Red Cross needs money desperately to help it meet the needs of Americans who are suffering as a result of Hurricane Sandy. I can't help but feel that hard-earned money has already been donated for the wrong purpose. Neil Sartori Wilton ManorsSatellites nearing useful ends yet Congress hasn't acted to replace crucial forecast toolsAs early as Oct. 22, when Hurricane Sandy was just a churning spout of turbulence in the distant Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center in Miami was already warning that it could develop into a storm with potentially devastating impact on the East Coast. One computer model showed Sandy growing into a monster hurricane with a lethal punch, aiming directly for the mid-Atlantic. You know the rest the worst-case scenario became reality. Today, that part of the country is reeling from the beating Sandy delivered. But residents can't say they didn't have sufficient time to prepare for the onslaught. They had at least one week. In places like Somerset County, N.J., officials warned on Tuesday of last week that a potential flood could develop if Sandy showed up on the state's doorstep. They issued alerts asking residents to start getting ready just in case. By Friday, the models were highly predictive, pointing to a mid-Atlantic hit around Delaware and New Jersey, with forceful winds, rising water and massive tides endangering coastal areas for hundreds of miles. And that's exactly what happened. The tireless effort by weather forecasters made a difference. All the work and money that goes into developing and maintaining a first-class meteorological service paid off. Here's what you may not know: Advance warnings, made possible by an array of images and information delivered by satellite, could be a thing of the past. Or, almost as bad, they could be less accurate, and less timely, due to a looming gap in our weather eye in the sky. The reasons are many, but it comes down to this: The satellites with pole-to-pole orbits crossing the equator that forecasters rely on are nearing their life expectancies and neither Congress nor the agencies that run the program, mainly the Department of Commerce, have made adequate preparation for a new generation of sky-rovers. Best estimate is that it may be 2017 before a replacement is launched, too late to avoid a crucial gap of at least one year. We won't bore you with the details but there are questions over cost estimates, satellite design, unfilled management vacancies, etc. Outside the Beltway, this is called fumbling and incompetence. The data these satellites deliver is indispensable to the work that goes into preparing accurate forecasts. Without it, forecasters can't predict how big a storm will be, where it will go (until it's rattling your windows), and how far its effects could be felt. In other words, they would be half-blind. That's a recipe for disaster. Aspokesman for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration told the New York Times recently that delivering timely and accurate storm forecasts remained a top priority. That's little comfort, however, considering that the under-secretary of commerce issued a memo calling the weather satellite system "this dysfunctional program that has become a national embarrassment." Not exactly reassuring. In natural disasters, the old adage that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure is spot-on. Government response after the event is crucial, but being prepared is even better. Florida and every other part of the country at the mercy of windstorms must be able to count on timely and accurate forecasts. We urge Congress and the next president to take this issue seriously. Miami Herald Youth center thankfulThe Marathon Recreation Center, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that provides recreational and educational activities for the youth of Marathon, would like to thank the following businesses for their kind donations and services to the center: BB&Tdonated paint and furniture, the United Way of the Florida Keys contributed afterschool materials, Marathon Garbage Service provided complimentary trash pickups and Dot Palm provided tree-trimming services. The cleanup project and improvements have enhanced the center's appearance and also instilled a sense of pride and motivation for our youth membership. We are very grateful for their support of our community and youths. Anthony Culver Executive director Keynoter photo by LARRY KAHNThe Marathon Recreation Center sits at the end of 33rd Street bayside,adjacent to Stanley Switlik Elementary School. Charterfirms donateWith a statewide push by Gov. Rick Scott for more charter schools, for-profit educational companies emerged as major players this election cycle. Miami-based Academica, which runs the small charter high school Key West Collegiate School on Stock Island, along with its subsidiary companies and executives, donated more than $220,000 to various candidates, including $60,000 to the Republican Party of Florida. Academica CEO Fernando Zulueta said his company "supports candidates who support the right of parents to choose the best education for their children." Locally, Collegiate board Chairman Todd German predicted that as lawmakers become increasing receptive to charter schools, the nontraditional, although publicly funded, institutions would continue to proliferate. There are six charter schools in the Florida Keys serving some 1,200 students. "There is a shift coming," German said. "State government is becoming ever-more receptive to the idea of charters schools and school choice. I don't see any problem with advocates donating to support their cause the same way [teachers] unions have been doing for decades." National, state and local teachers unions spent around $3.2 million on Florida races and committees this season, with most of that money going to Democrats. About $1.8 million was donated by charter school companies, management firms, online learning outlets and for-profit colleges, with the majority going to Republicans.Academica hands out over $200,000POLITICSBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com Davey Johnson (right manager of the Washington Nationals, and Nicole Ellis place a memorial wreath in Florida Keys waters Friday to honor the late Boston Red Sox slugger Ted Williams,who was an avid Keys flats angler.More than 25 years ago,Williams was instrumental in helping Ellis'father Gary in itiate a series of Redbone light-tackle fishing tournaments to raise money for cystic fibrosis treatment and research.The original Redbone tournament marks its silver anniversary this weekend and the series has raised some $18 million for the cause.Nicole,now 28,was diagnosed with the disease at birth.Photo by ANDY NEWMANHONORING WILLIAMS


Saturday,November 3,2012 11A Keynoter KeysNet.com MARKETPLACE RECENT REAL ESTATE SALESSALES vs. LAST YEAR: 100 percent Based on information from the Florida Keys Board of REALTORS, Inc. (alternatively, from the Florida Keys MLS, Inc.) for the period October 21, 2012 October 27, 2012. Key PricePriceDays Listing Office, Selling Office, AddressListedSoldListedListing AgentSelling Agent Big Coppit 510 Avenue A$289,000$282,000426Key West Properties/Mike SullivanLocation 3 R.E. of KW/Deborah BattyBig Pine Key 127 Lobstertail Rd.$228,000$210,000140Realty World Fr eewheeler/Claudetter Mell Realty Executives Fl. Keys/Heather Henson 0 Cahill Ct.$140,000$112,50062Soto Realty Group/J.A. SotoColdwell Banker Schmitt RE/Thomas WilliCudjoe Key Buccaneer (*)$135,000$128,000112Coldwell Banker Schmitt RE/Diane CorlissColdwell Banker Schmitt RE/Diane Corliss 22810 Blackbeard Ln.$411,000$411,0000Coldwell Banker Schmitt RE/Nira ToccoColdwell Banker Schmitt RE/Nira ToccoKey Colony Beach 46 Sadowski$420,000$400,00089Key Colony Beach Rlty./Roy HaaseRE/MAX Marathon Vacation/Jo Ann CookKey Largo 660 Cabrera St.$289,000$210,500349Realty World Freewheeler/Stephen KurutzOutside of MLS 8 Jean LaFitte Dr.$625,000$625,000272Coldwell Banker/Margo, Brett NewmanColdwell Banker/Margo, Brett Newman 154 Sterline Rd.$229,000$195,000281Century 21 Schwartz Rlty./Lucy DoyleCentury 21 Schwartz Rlty./Lucy Doyle 223 Avenue B.$339,000$250,000178Marr Properties/Susan Kay HollerColdwell Banker Schmitt RE/Joe TalamasKey West 3930 Roosevelt Blvd.$144,800$120,000795Realty Executives Fl. Keys/Roberta MiraRealty Executives Fl. Keys/Roberta Mira 1075 Duval St.$420,000$410,000570Sellstate Island Properties/Maya ThomasRE/MAX Southernmost/Ken Schultz 813 Eaton St.$135,000$141,000307Sellstate Island Properties/Maya ThomasConrad Properties Rlty./Stephen Sunkel 1351 20th St.$395,000$375,000231Cabana Realty/Charles LeeParadise R.E. in KW/Barbara Anderson 1212 Georgia St.$349,000$325,000164Richard Padron and Assoc./Michael SpirnakColdwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo 1700 Rose St.$459,000$400,000115D oug Mayberry R.E./D. Townsend, D. MayberryTr uman & Co./Lynn Kaufelt 1621 Sunshine Dr.$620,000$620,000112Schwartz Pr operty Sales/J. Lane, G. BinkleySc hwartz Property Sales/Jimmy Lane 3220 Eagle Ave.$142,000$150,00054Sellstate Island Properties/Melva WagnerSchwartz Property Sales/Roger Cousineau 3312 Northside Dr.$130,000$130,00050KW Vacation Props & Rlty./Team CaballeroColdwell Banker/Suzanne Washburn 3591 Roosevelt Blvd.$300,000$300,0001Prud. Knight & Gardner/Team Knight, GardnerPrud. Knight & Gardner/Team Knight, GardnerLower Matecumbe 158 Biscayne Blvd.$910,000$847,500281Realty World Freewheeler/Terri AbramoRealty World Freewheeler/Terri AbramoMarathon 109 D Ave.$99,900$84,525241Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Wanda, Bob BrockOutside of MLS 27 Treasure Rd.$460,000$427,500265American Caribbean R.E./Kathryn RummeryRE/MAX Marathon Vacation/Guy Moreau Bonita Dr. (*)$59,000$42,000174 Exit Realty Fla Keys/P. Morgan Hill, P. Nardone Exit Realty Fla Keys/P. Morgan Hill, P. Nardone 1127 76th St.$249,000$249,00088American Caribbean R.E./Stacie Kidwell RE/MAX Marathon Vacation/Joe TownsendOther 11870 98th Trc.$159,000$160,00023Coldwell Banker Schmitt RE/Sally StriblingOutside of MLSPlantation Key 84961 Old Hwy.$139,000$127,00095Henry Quintana Rlty./Rigoberto MonteroR ealty World Freewheeler/C. Mell, R. MonteroUpper Matecumbe Key 122 Parker Dr.$247,000$226,000250Marr Properties/Susan K. Holler, Kelly WilsonMarr Properties/Kelly Wilson (*) vacant lot Businesses face taxing ques tionsTaxes and uncertainty. Those words sum up one of the biggest worries facing small business-owners. With the scheduled expiration on Dec. 31 of tax cuts enacted during the Bush administration, many people who run small companies don't know how much they'll be paying in tax in 2013. And many say that's why they have put off plans to hire and expand. The uncertainty is compounded by the fact that the outcome of the presidential and congressional elections is far from clear. President Obama and challenger Gov. Mitt Romney have different ideas about tax policy and it's hard to say whether Congress will act to stop the cuts from taking place. Here are some questions and answers about the tax cuts and how their expiration may affect small businesses. Question : Which scheduled tax increases are smallbusiness owners concerned about for the tax year that ends Dec. 31, 2013? Answer: The change that's expected to affect owners the most is an increase in personal tax rates. The top rate will rise to 39.6 percent from 35 percent. That would affect single taxpayers with income of $200,000 or more and households with income of $250,000 or more. Also expiring is the 15 percent rate on dividends. They will be taxed as ordinary income, which means business owners who receive dividends from their companies will likely be paying much more tax on this income than they have since 2003. Q How do personal tax rate increases affect smallbusiness owners? A. Most small businesses are what's known as "passthrough" or "flow-through" companies. That means the company itself doesn't pay taxes on what it makes. Owners report the income on their personal tax returns. These companies include sole proprietorships, partnerships and what are called S corporations (named for a provision of the federal tax code). The income is taxed according to the owner's tax rate. So single business owners with income of $200,000 or more and those whose households have income of $250,000 or more will see their taxes rise next year. There are no exact numbers on how many small businesses are pass-through companies, but the National Federation of Independent Business estimates that 75 percent of small businesses are in that category.Who's affected?Q. How many small-business owners would be subject to the highest rate? A No one has exact figures, but the number appears to be in the mid-single percentages. The staff of the congressional Joint Committee on Taxation estimates that next year, 940,000 taxpayers with profitable businesses will have tax rates of 36 percent of 39.6 percent. That represents 3.5 percent of the total number of taxpayers with profitable businesses. Another estimate comes from a survey by the lobbying group Small Business Majority. Five percent of the small business owners who participated in the survey said their household income was $250,000 or more. Q. What about large companies? A. Large companies pay their own income taxes, and owners then pay tax on any dividends they receive. This form of taxation is used by what are called C corporations. Those companies include large companies, like General Motors Co. and Apple Inc., but they also include small businesses. The top tax rate on C corporations is scheduled to drop to 28 percent next year from 35 percent in 2012. Q. So if a company can avoid the higher personal tax rate by organizing as a C corporation, why not do that? A. It's important to remember that C corporations have "double taxation" on the company's income and the dividends paid to the owners. And corporations are subject to more regulation than other types of companies. Owners need to comply with the laws of the states where a company is incorporated. Turning a company into any type of corporation means legal fees. And over the long run, it might make sense not to change a company's structure. "Tax rates can change year after year," says Charles Massimo, CEO of CJM Wealth Management, a financial advisory firm based in Melville, N.Y. He says owners need to choose a structure for their company based on their long-term needs.Where's Congress?Q Can Congress do something about this? A. In theory, yes. Congress is in recess until after the election. When lawmakers reconvene, they can consider stopping the increase or approving a smaller tax hike. However, there's a wide division between the political parties. Romney and the Republicans who control the House oppose the higher tax rates and say a higher tax bill will prevent small business owners from hiring. Obama and the Democrats who control the Senate believe a higher tax on the wealthiest people will help reduce the government's soaring budget deficit. Congress doesn't have to act by Dec. 31. Lawmakers can pass legislation at any point during 2013 or even after the year ends. Q. How is this uncertainty affecting business owners' decisions? A. Uncertainty about taxes has been one reason why many owners have been reluctant to take on new employees, according to surveys by the National Federation of Independent Business. "It's a major reason why people are not hiring now," says Jim Moniz, CEO of Northeast Wealth Management, a Braintree, Mass.based financial advisory firm that counts small business owners among its clients. Moniz says many of his clients who operate small companies have called him seeking advice about how to plan amid the uncertainty over taxes. "It ultimately affects how many people we hire and whether we expand," says Darin Feinstein, whose businesses include five Fatburger fast-food franchises in Las Vegas. "My margins are shrinking to a number that would make me reconsider how many employees I'm going to have," he says.Hiring freezeDan Biederman, who has an urban planning consulting firm based in New York, says he's expecting taxes to rise next year, and because of that he's holding back on hiring. "I was going to hire someone for a project in New Jersey, and now I'm not going to do it," he says. Q. Should owners make business decisions based on tax policy? A. Financial advisers are sticking to the advice they have long given small-business clients: Taxes should be just one consideration in a business decision.Many changes on horizon coming yearJOYCE ROSENBERGAssociated PressSMALL BUSINESS BUSINESS BRIEFSKeys TDC elects 2012-13 officersAMarathon woman was re-elected Tuesday to chair the Monroe County Tourist Development Council, the County Commission's advisory board that coordinates Florida Keys tourism promotion efforts and allocates bedtax money for advertising. Rita Irwin, president and chief executive officer of the Dolphin Research Center on Grassy Key, is entering her fourth year as chairwoman. Key Wester Douglas Wright, vice president of hotel operations for Spottswood Management, was elected vice chairman. Co-treasurers are George Fernandez, co-owner of the Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory; and Key West Mayor Craig Cates. They were elected at the TDC's meeting at Hawks Cay Resort on Duck Key.Business social includes barbecueAll Keys Gas hosts the Lower Keys Chamber of Commerce's November business social from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Sugarloaf KOA, mile marker 20 on Sugarloaf Key. The All Keys Gas staff will grill up chicken and ribs, and there will also be salads, French fries, Key lime parfaits and Jell-O shots. The Barstool Sailors Band will entertain. Cost is $10 per person.Pierson promoted at Centennial BankAmy Pierson has been promoted to commercial lender and vice president at Centennial Bank. Centennial hired her six months ago as a credit analyst and last week she was promoted to her current positions. She previously worked at Capital Bank (formerly TIB Bank of the Keys) for 20 years. Pierson's a past chairman of the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce and a graduate of Leadership Monroe County, graduating in Class 9. She's also a Take Stock in Children mentor.Realtors group promotes WoodYadiris Wood, 30, has been named association executive by the Key West Association of Realtors. It's the top administrative post at the trade organization that represents Realtors Wood began her career with the group in 2006 as membership coordinator after working in real estate administration and the hotel industry. She replaces longtime association executive Linda Marshall, who retired. Born in Cuba, Wood came to Key West with her family at age 5. She is married and has two children.AARP looks for tax volunteersAARPTax-Aide, the nation's largest free volunteer-run tax assistance and preparation service, is looking for Keys volunteers to help with computerized income tax preparation. You don't need to be an AARP member or retiree to volunteer. Volunteers receive free online tax training (basic computer skills are essential), and may be reimbursed for expenses such as mileage. To find out more, call Edie Korotkin at 849-6948.Foreclosures: We're No.1Among the 50 states, Florida still has the highest percentage of mortgaged homes in some stage of foreclosure, but that figure dipped again in September to 11.5 percent from 12.4 percent a year earlier, according to CoreLogic. New Jersey ranked No. 2, with 7.3 percent of mortgaged homes in some stage of foreclosure in September, according to the Irvine, Calif.-based data firm. The five states with the largest number of completed foreclosures over the 12 months ended in September were California, with 108,000; Florida, with 92,000; Texas, with 59,000; Georgia, with 55,000; and Michigan, with 51,000, the firm said. Those states accounted for 47.7 percent of all completed foreclosures. CoreLogic said 57,000 foreclosures were completed nationwide in September, compared with 83,000 in September 2011 and 59,000 in August. The firm said about 1.4 million homes nationwide, or 3.3 percent of all homes with a mortgage, were in some stage of foreclosure in September, down from 1.5 million, or 3.5 percent, a year earlier. 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KeysNet.com Keynoter 12A Saturday,November 3,2012 The ONLY Sheriffs Candidate with: PROVEN LEADERSHIP8 years as the second in command of the Sheris Oce25 years of law enforcement and corrections experience22 years of supervisory experienceFBI National Academy graduateSouthern Police Institute Command Development Course graduateThe ONLY Sheriffs Candidate with: PROVEN FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY 9 Consecutive Perfect Financial Audits Consistently returning in excess of $1 million annually to the County Maintained budget at 2006 levelsPROVEN COMMUNITY POLICING/PARTNERSHIPS Citizens Police Academy Crime Watch meetings Bike PatrolsEndorsed by: Corrections and Law Enforcement Deputies and Sergeants. Political Advertisement Paid For and Approved by Rick Ramsay, Republican for Monroe County Sheri Rick is clearly the best choice forSheri in Monroe County.He is the most experienced, educated and quali“ed candidate. Endorsed by Sheri Bob Peryam and Sheri Rick Roth. Connect with Rick on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Rick4Sheri Connect with Rick on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Rick4Sheri Committed to the KEYS Committed to YOU


Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,NOVEMBER 3,2012 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 8B Have you seen me? As you might expect,the winter holidays are prime time for lost luggage.Story, 4B Cheers! A spilled beer resulted in the creation beer-flavored ice cream.Story, 3B B Sports & Outdoors CommunityLifestyle Arts & Entertainment Fashion store produces special vibeIf you've yet to visit the uber-stylish Miss Monroe Boutique on Plantation Key, you are missing out. Owned by Liz and Sam Huddleston, it's filled with flirty frocks, skirts and blouses; the best cardis you simply can't live without; a great selection of shoes; and the most amazing dainty earrings and statement baubles found without a drive to the mainland. Oh yeah, and it has just added home wares think chic throw pillows, drapes, candles, soaps and great gifts. Miss Monroe carries brands that are feminine with a bohemian/hippy vibe, while others are nostalgic of times past. The classic silhouettes are sure to please even the most discerning shopper, especially when you see the price tags sold for half of what the brands typically retail. All the lines Miss Monroe carries come from a lifestyle store with a creative aesthetic and panache for mixing everyday pieces with "wow" pieces. The owners behind Miss Monroe are equally chic, bringing their tastes and talents into the business. I asked Liz Huddleston that, as a born and bred Conch, how the Keys influenced her style and what prompted her to study at the London College of Fashion. "Growing up in the Keys, my style was mainly influenced by the stylish European visitors and the classic preppy look of the snowbirds. Also, my mother is an amazing seamstress and used to indulge my passion for fashion regularly," she said. "During high school, I worked as a hostess at Pierre's. This gave me the opportunity to get very dressed up several times a week without complaint. I used to model my looks off vintage Hollywood starlets from different decades. "Fashion magazines have always been a real passion of mine (I read on average 10 per month). While working at Pierre's, I first came into contact with people working in the fashion industry. Photo shoots for different magazines and advertising campaigns would come into town for a few days and I was totally captivated by them. The creative people working on these shoots were very inspiring, particularly the ones from London. "When I graduated high school a few years later, I decided that instead of running straight off to college, I would go to London for a summer to study fashion. That was the best decision of my life. I discovered a passion for photography that summer and the next year I applied, and was accepted, to the BAFashion Photography course at London College of Fashion. "While I was in college, I did internships at several fashion magazines and worked as an assistant to fashion photographers and stylists. After graduating, the difficulty I experienced was finding paid work in my field. Unfortunately, fashion photography is a very competitive field and most people want it so badly they are willing to work for free. The real dilemma was how toOwner brings London turn to the KeysCONCH STYLE Photos by SEDURA IMAGERYLiz Huddleston got her fashion sense in London.Leah Maki ConchStyle See Conch style,3B Buccaneers power past HurricanesCoral Shores High School coach Ed Holly called Thursday's openinground Southeast Football Conference playoff loss a "game of missed opportunities." The Benjamin School defeated the Hurricanes, 346, in Palm Beach Gardens thanks to some costly turnovers that helped the Buccaneers build a first-half lead that Coral Shores could not overcome. "We were able to move the ball and we moved it well. It was a strange game because it was 34-6, but if you looked at the game, it was a good game," he said. "That says a lot about playing hard and together and, even though it didn't go our way, I'm proud of our guys." Arun-heavy team, the Canes produced solid numbers on the ground against the Bucs. Kodi Roberts ran eight times for 78 yards, Jimmy Rhyne ran twice for 52 and a touchdown, and Addison Duma-Kenny ran seven times for 46 yards. But Holly said the missed opportunities started early, as the Canes recovered a Benjamin fumble in the first quarter, only to turn it right back over. The Bucs scored to go up 7-0. Thirteen more points in the second quarter put Coral Shores (5-4) down 20-0 at the half. The Canes converted anCoral Shores falls to 5-4, next game scheduled for ThursdayBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comBENJAMIN SCHOOL,34,CORAL SHORES 6See Hurricanes,2BLady Fins look good in openerWhen the same scenario as last weekend's preseason game arose Tuesday, the Marathon High School girls soccer team produced a much more favorable result.The girls lost a two-goal second-half lead as they did against Key West against Florida Christian School, but shored up their defense and tallied the deciding goal in a 4-3 win at the Marathon Community Park."They definitely rallied back. It was a big step forward from the Key West game where we kept focus and kept possession of the ball," coach Cindy Durkin said. The Dolphins lost a 4-2 lead to the Conchs en route to an Oct. 27 5-4 loss. Tuesday, senior Taylor Konrath picked up where she left off during last year's school-record 34-goal season with a pair of first-half scores. The Dolphins held a 2-1 lead at the half.Savannah Rodamer scored early in the second half to make it 3-1.Gaby Ceja beat a defender and took the ball down the right sideline before centering it for Brandi Spalten. Spalten hit a wide-open Rodamer inside the 18-yard box and she had plenty of time to square up and beat the keeper. But the Patriots tied it up with two quick goals, including one by a speedy forwardDown by two, team gets comeback winBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON SOCCERMarathon's Gaby Ceja beats a defender Tuesday during a season-opening 4-3 girls soccer win over Florida Christian School. Ceja's right sideline run culminated in a Savannah Rodamer goal.Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYSee Dolphins,2BNext for Dolphins: St. AndrewsMarathon High School lost an opening-round Southeast Football Conference road playoff game Thursday to Coral Springs Charter School, 34-6.Dolphins coach Lance Martin said the team moved the ball with ease "between the 20-yard lines," compiling 14 total first downs. But Marathon failed to convert those drives into points four different times inside the Panthers'15-yard line. In addition, Martin said Coral Springs (4-4) scored on two trick plays in the first quarter. Coral Springs also had two interception returns for touchdowns, in the second and third quarters. Marathon's lone scoring play came in the first quarter, a 72-yard pass from quarterback Roberto Perez to Shemar Fantroy. ARiley Durkin extra-point attempt was blocked. The Miami Herald says Coral Springs quarterback Joe McChrystal threw for 217 yards and three touchdowns. He also rushed for 70 yards and another score. The Panthers'defense had six sacks to go along with their two touchdowns. The newly formed conference's playoff structure guarantees all teams at least two postseason games. Martin said the Dolphins are slated to host St. Andrews School Thursday at 7 p.m. Marathon (1-8) won the right to host the game based on a Friday coin flip, as the teams were a wash after all the tie-breakers were taken into account. Team captain Dominic Cavitt called heads and Marathon won.Marathon drops to 1-8 after big defeatBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comSPRINGS CHARTER 34,MARATHON 6


KeysNet.com Keynoter 2B Saturday,November 3,2012 The Republican Party of Monroe County Scott Hopes State Senate District 39 Holly Raschein, State House District 120 Mark Kohl, State Attorney Rick Ramsay, Sheriff Amy Heavilin, Clerk of the Court Barry Gibson, Supervisor of Elections Jillian Cranney-Gage, Mosquito Control Board District 1 Stephen Hammond, Mosquito Control Board District 3 John Welsh, School Board District 3 Political advertisement paid for by the Republican Party of Monroe County PO Box 500711, Marathon, FL 33050-0711 Endorses & Urges You to Vote for: onside kick to start the second half, and Rhyne scored on a 48-yard run to make it 20-6 after a missed extra point. But Benjamin answered right back, scoring on a 40-yard run on its first offensive play to extend the lead to 27-6. Toward the end of the game, Coral Shores ran a successful fake punt to keep possession of the ball, only to throw an interception on the next play. "It was just one of those nights. I give them a heck of a lot of credit. They deserved to win," Holly said. Tom Johnson and Will Ismer played well on defense for the Canes. Johnson had eight tackles, four assists and two tackles for a loss, while Ismer had five solo tackles, four assists and one tackle for a loss. The Southeast Football Conference guarantees teams at least two postseason games. Coral Shores is scheduled to face the loser of Friday's John CarrollLaSalle high schools game. Results were not available at press time. The Canes would host Carroll or travel to LaSalle on Thursday.Coach calls it one of those nights'From Hurricanes,1B who outran the Dolphins' defense on a through ball for her second goal of the game. Durkin said she switched the team's defense up to hold that player in check by putting Amanda Bruland at the center midfield position. "Amanda is good at playing a defensive center [midfielder] rather than a goal-scoring strategy. That was our focus for the second half because she was fast and she was making quick runs," she said. The strategy worked and the Dolphins began putting a lot of pressure on Florida Christian on the offensive end. Rodamer just missed a goal on a crossing ball that hit the goalie's hands and went off the post. Ceja scored the gamewinner off a nice short pass from Konrath and beat the keeper to the lower left side. The Dolphins (1-0) were scheduled to host Venice High School Friday (score not available at press time). They play Archbishop McCarthy High School today at Key West High at 11:30 a.m.Ceja scores the game winnerFrom Dolphins,1BKeynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYA Florida Christian player hangs onto the jersey of Marathon's Brandi Spalten during a 4-3 Dolphins win Tuesday to open the season.Spalten had an assist in the game. Conchs done at regional"We had some really good swims, but we're all done," Key West High School swim coach Lori Bosco said Friday morning, a day after the Conchs failed to advance at the Region 4-2Ameet at Florida Gulf Coast University in Fort Myers. Bosco said she asked for the results of the meet before the team left for Key West but was told they wouldn't be available until all the regional meets were completed. The results still had not been posted early Friday on the Florida High School Athletic Association website. The state finals start Nov. 8 in Orlando, which would have been Key West's next stop if anyone advanced. The Conchs'top boy swimmer, junior Derrick Allen, closed out a stellar season by finishing 12th in the 50-yard freestyle and advancing to the consolation finals. His times were 23.0 and 23.35 seconds. Senior Michelle Konik was also 12th in the 100 breaststroke in 1:18 and made the consolation finals in the final meet of her career. The girls 200 individual medley team of Jordan Henry, Konik, Kristen Reed and Devin Osterhoudt swam a personal-best time to finish 10th, missing the school record, Bosco said, by twotenths of a second. The boys 200 free relay team of Trevor Helms, Kai Murphy, Chris Bujak and Allen finished 11th. "Our kids are exhausted," Bosco said, summing up a hectic week of postseason swimming and 1,000 miles of bus travel. The Conchs left Sunday for Monday's district meet in Pembroke Pines, returning Monday night. They then left for Fort Myers on Wednesday, returning to Key West at 3 Friday morning.Team hoped to make it to OrlandoBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorKEY WEST SWIMMINGConchs run way into regionalEverett Wagner ran a personal-best 17 minutes, 44 seconds and Tristin Milliken ran a season-best 22:12 to lead the Key West High boys and girls cross-country teams to second place and third place, respectively, at Thursday's District 16-2A meet at Indian Hammocks Park in Kendall. Both Conch teams advance to next Thursday's regional meet at Mills Pond Park in Fort Lauderdale. The Coral Shores boys and girls teams did not advance, said Hurricane Athletic Director Rich Russell, but Steven Chadwick qualified for the regional meet as an individual, finishing eighth in 18:24. The official results of the district race, usually posted online within hours, were not available Friday morning. The times were provided by Key West coach Terence White. "The combined average time of both of our teams was the best we've had at a district meet in a long time," White said, adding that the 3.1-mile park layout was a tough, slow course. Wagner, whose previous best was 17:49, finished third, six seconds ahead of teammate Brock Guzman, who was fourth. Connor Chaney was seventh in 18:23, setting a Key West freshman record. Tyler Hancock came in at 18:27 and Julian Ramirez followed in 18:52 Milliken was 11th overall, running, White said, "the best race I've ever seen her run." Freshman Catherine Richardson was the next Conch finisher in 22:56, followed by Meaghan McCulla (23:12), Priscilla Welzien (23:32) and Liz Czerwinski (23:46). White was happy the team fared well against two powerhouses. The Ransom Everglades boys, defending state champions, won the race and the Ransom girls finished second behind defending state champion Carrollton. There were six boys teams and seven girls teams.Hurricane Chadwick also qualifiesBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorCROSS COUNTRY Dolphins soccer opener WednesdayAsenior-laden Marathon High School boys soccer team opens regular season play Wednesday with a trip to county rival Key West High School. As usual, the Dolphins will begin the year short a number of starters who are finishing up football season. Several players ran crosscountry, as well. Coach Jim Murphy said the team is on its second week of practice, albeit with an incomplete roster. Those missing include last year's top goal scorer, Riley Durkin, and starting goalie Raymond Crespo. "Once we have everyone in, we'll have the most seniors we've had in five years with seven or eight," Murphy said. "We only lost Marco [Ceja], which is a huge loss, but we're bringing a lot of people back. A lot of those have been starting and playing." Murphy said the Dolphins (1-10-2 last year) would rely heavily on Durkin and fellow seniors Ricky Ceja and Ariel Rodriguez. "This will be their fifth year playing varsity, so they've all been starting. That's going to be a huge part of the team this year. I've also got Connor Boyd and Yoniel Esquirol playing, which adds some size to our team," he said. Esquirol missed last season, and Murphy said his speed up front with Durkin would be a boon to the Dolphins'offensive game. Rodriguez will move from his traditional sweeper position to the midfield. Murphy noted that Durkin and Ceja have been playing together for several years Ceja as a center midfielder and Durkin a forward and have a good rapport. "Riley had a great year last year finding the back of the net. He had 25 goals and Ricky had almost every assist on the ones that weren't unassisted," he said. The Dolphins are part of a sizable District 16-2Athat includes perennial powers Westminster Christian and Palmer Trinity schools. Archimedean Academy, Somerset Academy, Westwood Christian School and Colonial Christian School round out the district opponents. Marathon faces most of those district foes twice, as well as a pair of games each against county rivals Key West and Coral Shores high schools. The team's 22game schedule is the largest in several years, Murphy said. "We have a lot of new teams this year that we haven't played in the past. It's always nice to find new opponents to add on every year," he said. Wednesday's game at the Conchs is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. The boys are slated to host Dade Christian School at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Marathon Community Park.Team hoping to rebound from last seasonBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON SOCCER Lady Dolphins host tournamentWhat the Marathon High School girls basketball team lacks in age they make up for in experience. That might sound out of whack, but most of the 10player team have been playing varsity since seventh or eighth grade. The Dolphins have just two seniors to go along with five sophomores and three freshmen. "The bulk of our roster is underclassmen, so we've been watching the kids for two years," coach Lesley Lindsey said. "Overall, our team moves well. They're learning to make good cuts and to see more gaps on offense. It's becoming a more natural thing to them." Lindsey says the Dolphins (6-13 last year) will rely on longtime varsity guard Jessica Forest for leadership. "She's been a really good leader for the past two years, so we're looking for good things from her as a senior," she said. Sophomore John'Nisha Qualls has made "huge improvements" in her game and will run the point. Offensively, Lindsey says the team will run a lot of plays through sophomore Yailin Nieda and freshman Amanda Davis. Lindsey said Davis would play a "loose power forward" position, enabling setups down low, as well as on the perimeter. "We're going to look to move Amanda Davis a bit inside more this year. She's our best shooter, but she's a strong girl that can rebound on the inside," she said. Nieda "has an excellent mid-range shot and she's a good rebounder," Lindsey said about the 5-foot-10-inch center. "With her Amanda working the high-low, we'll be able to make the defense collapse and our shooters will have less pressure." Lindsey said freshman Gardine Raymond is a solid overall player who's opened up her offensive game and understands when to attack the basket off the dribble. She's also a quality man-toman defender. "If we can get her to drive and kick the ball, the more experience she gains, the more she'll be able to open up her offense," she said. Taja Hidalgo is another solid defender for the Dolphins. "That girl is on the floor more than any player diving for balls," Lindsey said. "She rebounds well and is incredible on defense." Rounding out the roster are Yarilyn De Armas, Chavely Aldama, Yoslyne Conde and Rosalia Parrado. The Dolphins will host a preseason tournament next weekend to open the season. Key West High School will play Southridge High School at 4 p.m. Nov. 9 followed by Marathon and Coral Shores High School at 5 p.m.The following day, the Conchs and Canes are scheduled to play at 11 a.m. Marathon and Southridge are slated to play at 12:30 p.m.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON HOOPS


Saturday,November 3,2012 3B Keynoter KeysNet.com work in fashion and still make a decent living." So what brought her back to the Keys? "When Sam and I decided to get married, we had to make a decision where we would begin the immigration process needed for an Englishman to marry an American woman," she said. "We had been living in London for seven years and were kind of burnt out by city life. We decided to come back to the Keys. "At the time, we considered it a temporary move and planned to go back after two years. As a fashion photographer and graphic designer, our employment prospects in the Keys were pretty limited. After a yearlong honeymoon filled with endless road trips, happy hours and sunsets, we were ready to get back to work. "I have always had a desire to work for myself and owning a boutique is something I'd been thinking about for years. I spent a few months creating a business plan and researching the need for another boutique in the area. I put together a convincingenough argument to win Sam over and we started work on the shop." Her go-to outfit for everyday in the Florida Keys? "I have an amazing collection of dresses, retro ones from the shop, vintage ones from my travels and even a few modern ones," Huddleston said. "Alot of them could be considered too dressy for an average day in the Florida Keys. To tone them down, I pair them with flip-flops or sandals and keep my hair and makeup natural." Her favorite stylish hangout in the Keys? "Pierre's is the only place I go when I'm in the mood for a nice glass of wine," she said. "They have a great wine list and I can very happily while away the hours sitting on their porch. If I'm feeling lively, I head to the side bar at Morada Bay. My favorite bartender, Joey, makes a great mojito, which goes perfectly with an order of calamari. "We try to get down to Key West as often as possible. We love drinking at the Porch, where the beer and wine list is extensive. To eat, you can't beat Blue Heaven for the atmosphere; the yellowtail over linguine is heavenly. The Cafe, just off Duval Street, is equally delicious." The Miss Monroe Boutique is at mile marker 88.5 bayside. Hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday. For more information, visit www.facebook. com/MissMonroeBoutique, or call (305) 735-4374. Leah Maki is a fashionobsessed style blogger. More of her fashion advice can be found on her blog, LeahsFabulousFinds.com.After fun, back to workFrom Conch style,1B Apply Now:Call 305-293-6000 Go to KeysFCU.org Visit any Branch Colors and patterns are on full display with dresses,skirts and other fashion pieces. GULFSIDE HALLOWEEN Photos by MARY BETH MARTELKids and adults filled the Gulfside Village shopping center in Marathon on Halloween as the merchants there set out tables full of candy and other goods for visitors.Along with the neighborhoods behind Florida Keys Marathon Airport,Gulfside Village is one of Marathon's most popular Halloween stops. Ice cream and beer: Adream comboIt was a happy accident, swears Ari Fleischer, founder of Atlanta's Frozen Pints Craft Beer Ice Cream. At a party two years ago, a friend spilled a beer next to an ice cream maker, prompting Fleischer to wonder what beer ice cream would taste like. "It was a moment of inspiration," Fleischer said. "When I saw it, I said, We should pour the beer in there and see what happens.'When it worked, I thought, This is genius. This is what I want to do.'" The impromptu trial combined vanilla ice cream and bock beer and became Frozen Pints'first flavor, Vanilla Bock. Fleischer calls it "the one that started it all." But it took a lot of experimentation and a couple of years of building the business before Frozen Pints made it to market. Now, Vanilla Bock and four more Frozen Pints flavors are available. Originally from New York, Fleischer graduated from Emory University in 2006 and worked in market research before recently going full time with Frozen Pints. "That background was great," Fleischer said. "Anything about creating a product and building a brand was hugely helpful. And I've been really passionate about craft beer for as long as I can remember. All the different styles and flavors are just fascinating." Besides Vanilla Bock, the other four year-round Frozen Pints flavors are Peach Lambic, Honey IPA, Brown Ale Chip and Malted Milk Chocolate Stout. Seasonal flavors include Pumpkin Ale and Cinnamon Espresso Stout. "We try to get as much flavor from the beer as possible, so we start with the beer," Fleischer said. "I'll go to a pub and try a bunch of beers until I find one that I think could be a good ice cream flavor. Then I work with that to create the ice cream and find the right balance. "For instance, with the IPA, I wanted something sweet and floral to balance the bitterness of hops, so I added the honey. That one is really unique, because you get the honey up front and the hops come in back along with a slight citrus flavor." Locate Frozen Pints Craft Beer Ice Cream and events at www.frozen pints.com.Spill results in creative craft recipesBy BOB TOWNSENDAtlanta JournalLIBATIONS This pretty much shows how Ari Fleischer came up with his idea. 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KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday,November 3,2012 Prepare forbusiest season forlost luggageIf you plan to fly during the holiday season, the chance of losing your luggage increases sharply. The rate of mishandled luggage in December was as much as 35 percent higher than the annual averages for 2008 through 2010, according to a study by NerdWallet, a personal finance analysis website. In January, the lost or damaged rate was as much as 43 percent higher than the annual averages for 2008-11. For example, in December 2010, airlines reported an average rate of 4.7 mishandled bags per 1,000 passengers, compared with the average for the year of 3.47 lost or damaged bags, according to NerdWallet Inc. The trend did not hold true in December 2011, when the rate dropped to 3.25 reports, compared with the annual average of 3.33 reports, according to NerdWallet. Alicia Jao, NerdWallet vice president of travel media, suggested a simple reason: Around the holidays, travelers carry more luggage with them, increasing the likelihood of lost bags. "During the holidays, people usually check more luggage than when they travel, say, in the summer," Jao said. The study also found that the lost luggage rates are higher among regional airlines. The worst offender, according to the study, is American Eagle, the regional carrier of American Airlines. The airline had 9.19 reports of mishandled bags per 1,000 passengers in January 2011 more than double the average rate for all other airlines that year, according to the study. In a statement, AMR, the parent company of American Eagle, said the airline "continues to make great progress in its baggage performance, with a 28 percent improvement for the first nine months of 2012 compared to 2011."Wish listsThe nation's airlines would be best improved if they allowed disabled travelers to board first, created child-free zones on planes and stopped charging extra for seats with a few more inches of legroom. Those were some of the findings when the travel review website Smarter Travel recently surveyed 1,191 of its readers and asked "How should travel change in 2013?" In the survey, 77 percent said disabled travelers should get to board first, 58 percent said airlines should offer child-free zones and 68 percent said airlines should not charge more for extra roomy seats that had previously been offered at the regular economy fare. When asked whether use of electronic devices should be allowed on takeoffs and landings, 22 percent said yes, 37 percent said no and 41 percent said maybe.Baggage feesIn the first six months of 2012, the nation's largest airlines collected more than $1.7 billion in fees to check baggage. One way to avoid such fees is to fly an airline such as Southwest Airlines that doesn't charge for the first two bags. The other way is more questionable. Eric Rose, a business consultant who travels frequently, came across the second method on a recent flight on Virgin America. He saw several passengers drag luggage that was too big for the overhead bin to the gate, only to have the gate attendant send the bags into the cargo hold without charging the passengers a check-back fee. The move saved the passengers a fee of $25 a bag.It's obvious: More bags are checked inBy HUGO MARTINLos Angeles TimesTRAVEL LIVING BRIEFSAnderson talks to deer groupFlorida Keys National Wildlife biologist Chad Anderson will give an update on the state of the Key deer herd and plans for the National Key Deer Refuge when the Key Deer Protection Alliance meets at 7 p.m. Nov. 8. Anderson's main responsibilities include conducting research for use in land management, with a focus on endangered species recovery. He's also a part-time conservation photographer who uses his photos to document nature and bring science to the public in a relatable way. The meeting is at the Lower Keys Property Owners Association Building on Bogie Road on Big Pine Key. Turn right off Watson Boulevard just past the No Name Pub and just before the bridge to No Name Key.Save-A-Turtle schedules banquetSave-A-Turtle of the Florida Keys has its annual banquet Nov. 10 at the Marathon Yacht Club. Cost for the 7 p.m. event is $28 per person, which includes hors d'oeuvres and a buffet. There will be a cash bar. To make a reservation, go www.save-aturtle.org or call 7439629.Fitness studio collecting foodThe StayFit Studio of Key West is collecting canned and dry goods through Nov. 20 for Thanksgiving for the Peace Covenant Presbyterian Church's Loaves & Fish Food Pantry. Collection boxes are at StayFit, 804 White St. Donations will be accepted daily from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to noon. The Loaves & Fish Food Pantry is a resource for individuals or families who are homeless, at risk of becoming homeless or otherwise in need.Key West plans holiday paradeThe city of Key West is planning its annual holiday parade for Dec. 8, and organizers want people to enter floats. Floats can be of any length, but must be maneuverable and no more the 15 feet wide and 12 feet high. Each entry requires monitors. Applications must be submitted by Nov. 19. To get one, go to www.key westcity.com.Teacher training set for Nov.10The Monroe County Environmental Education Advisory Council is sponsoring a free all-day teacher workshop on Nov. 10 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., the topic of which is "Opportunities for Teachers/Students Outdoors in our Florida Keys Ecosystems." The session is at the Newfound Harbor Marine Institute at Seacamp on Big Pine Key. There will be trips to the National Key Deer Refuge and Bahia Honda State Park. The day is limited to 24 new teachers, or teachers that have not taken advantage of the opportunity in the past. For a registration form, contact Katrina Madok at KatrinaMadok@KeysSchool s.com by Monday.Antonia's cooks for AIDS HelpThe annual AIDS Help dinner at Antonia's Restaurant in Key West marks its 28th year on Nov. 13. Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. The menu includes jumbo lump crabmeat, roasted bell pepper, veal shanks served over Parmesan risotto and stromboli. Tickets are $100. To find out more, call Pam DeMala at 296-6196.Flu-shot clinics in Bahama VillageThe Monroe County Health Department has scheduled walk-in flu immunization clinics from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday from Nov. 5 to Dec. 17 at the Roosevelt Sands Center, 105 Olivia St. in Bahama Village in Key West (except for Nov. 12, which is Veterans Day). Those who want an immunization are asked to bring proof of insurance. Anyone without insurance is asked to bring proof of income to help determine the cost using a sliding fee scale. For more information, call 809-5680.Hospital screens for pulmonary diseaseMariners Hospital in Tavernier holds what it calls Community Care Day on Nov. 7 at the medical center, mile marker 91.5. It'll include free screenings for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. and a free seminar on that malady from 6:30 to 7:30. During the seminar, titled "Hungry for Air?," pulmonologist Michael Hernandez will share the steps that can be taken to improve the quality of life for those with the disease. Reservations are required. To reserve a space, call 434-3400. Indicate if you are going for the screening, seminar or both. Screening reservations will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis and will be limited to 25 people.Young Eagles Day scheduled Nov.10The southernmost chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association is sponsoring what it calls a Young Eagles Day on Nov. 10 that's designed to get youngsters interested in aviation. The day runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Florida Keys Marathon Airport, and will include free introductory flights by local pilots for youths ages 8 to 17. Aparent or guardian must sign a flight permission form. Registration will be held the day of the event at the Air Museum, next to the Sheriff's Office hangar; there is no preregistration. The day will include complimentary burgers, hot dogs, soda and water. To find out more, call Ed Waldorf at 731-3176 or go to at www.southern mosteaa.com .New Apple products up for discussionThe Upper Keys Mac User Group hosts Jack Buccellato and Chris Muller of All Keys ComputerGuy on Nov. 8 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Key Largo library, in Trade Winds Plaza at mile marker 101.4 oceanside. They'll talk about the newest Apple gadgets (the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini)For more details, call 4514601. Make sure all of your luggage has your contact information not only on the tags but inside,as well. T-day sans turkey isn't lackingVegetarians have long known a Thanksgiving secret the rest of us are reluctant to admit it's all about the side dishes. Think about it. Once you've taken the obligatory slice of turkey, a dutiful spoonful of gravy and maybe haggled a bit over the dark meat, what you really want is more stuffing. More mashed anything. More syrupy sweet potatoes. And definitely more pie. Pie of any kind. "Absence of turkey can be a very positive thing," says New York Times food columnist Mark Bittman, whose upcoming book, "VB6: Eat Vegan Before 6:00," is dedicated to learning to make do with less meat. "Most people have roughly 360 dinners a year that have absence of turkey.'We eat it on Thanksgiving because we're supposed to." But if you take the bird off the table, is it still Thanksgiving? You could go with Bittman's preferred solution get an inflatable turkey as a mock centerpiece or follow the advice of chefs who have made vegetable cookery an art form. Approach the holiday as the celebration it is, they say, and turn all your creative juices onto the vegetables and grains. Offer dishes that are rich in flavor and fat, and, if you really need an anchor for the meal, create another dish as a centerpiece. "Choose one of the bigger vegetables and make something out of it," says Amanda Cohen, chefowner of the New York City restaurant Dirt Candy, and author of the cookbook of the same name. "Take cauliflower and spend a moment. Smoke it, season it, batter and deep fry it. Bigger pieces of vegetable are really going to replicate the idea of a centerpiece." Acorn squash or sugar pumpkins stuffed with wild rice or other grains, carrots, celery, onions, nuts, dried cranberries and a tiny dice of hickory smoked tofu also make a flavorful, celebratory main dish, says Diane Morgan, author of two books on Thanksgiving and a new volume on root vegetables called "Roots" (Chronicle Books, 2012). A lasagna of sliced sugar pumpkin layered with ricotta and crumbled fried sage, she says, also offers an impressive make-ahead dish that will have you forgetting there ever was talk of a turkey. With the centerpiece nailed, proceed as usual. Surround that dish with all the traditional sides stuffing, mashed potatoes, those gooey sweet potatoes and roasted Brussels sprouts. You want gravy? Make it with a stock of roasted root vegetables, Morgan says, and pour it all over your potatoes. Use as much butter, salt and cream as you normally would on Thanksgiving, knowing that those are the elements that put the "comfort" in "comfort food." "Fat is the operative word," Bittman says. "You can make a really great stuffing with a lot of butter. Creamed onions, creamed spinach. Of the things people think of when they think of Thanksgiving food, only the turkey is really meat."Vegetarian is all about side dishesBy MICHELE KAYALAssociated PressTHE DINING TABLE Photo by MATTHEW MEAD/ASSOCIATED PRESSThis vegetarian Thanksgiving dinner consists of red bell pepper and apple slaw,no-knead flax rolls,roasted vegetable quiche,lemon pecan mousse cake,corn bread stuffing mushrooms and squash bisque with pan-roasted corn salsa.


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In a new policy statement released online Monday in the journal Pediatrics, the American Academy of Pediatrics says school sports associations should designate cheerleading as a sport, and make it subject to safety rules and better supervision. That would include on-site athletic trainers, limits on practice time and better qualified coaches, the academy says. Just like other athletes, cheerleaders should be required to do conditioning exercises and undergo physical exams before joining the squad, the new policy says. Not everyone is fully aware of how cheerleading has evolved over the last couple of decades. It used to be just standing on the sidelines and doing cheers and maybe a few jumps, said Dr. Cynthia LaBella, a sports medicine specialist at Chicagos Lurie Childrens Hospital and an author of the new policy. But she said cheerleading often results in injuries that include severe sprains, broken arms and legs, neck injuries and concussions.Injuries riseLast year, there were almost 37,000 emergency room visits for cheerleading injuries among girls ages 6 to 22, according to data from the Consumer Product Safety Commission. Thats more than four times higher than in 1980, when cheerleading was tamer. While there are still traditional cheerleading squads that support schoolsathletic teams, some schools and private clubs have separate cheerleading teams that compete against other teams. Kali Wald of Elburn, Ill., suffered a serious concussion last year during an acrobatic routine with her high schools competitive team; teammates tossed her in the air but she landed wrong twice, first on her upper back and neck, then on her head. She blacked out for several minutes. Her father, Dave Wald, said her coaches didnt realize she was seriously injured and never called an ambulance. She still has short-term memory loss and cant attend school fulltime because of dizziness, headaches and other concussion symptoms. Kali, 18, said she believes that cheerleading should be considered a sport and made safer. Her father agreed and said there needs to be better awareness about the potential risks. Injuries have increased as cheerleading has become more popular. Data suggest there are more than 3 million cheerleaders nationwide aged 6 and older, mostly girls. That includes about 400,000 in high school, according to data cited in the new policy. While the overall injury rate in high school cheerleading is lower than in other girls sports, including gymnastics, soccer and field hockey, the rate of catastrophic injuries like skull fractures and paralyzing spine injuries is higher, the academy noted.Knee damageKasey Bronstein, 14, and her sister Kori, 17, of Mahwah, N.J., both tore a knee tendon while cheerleading for a private competitive team run by their parents. They twisted their knees doing acrobatic moves while standing on the raised-up hands of their teammates. They had knee surgery last November, followed by extensive physical therapy, and have returned to cheerleading. Both said it should be considered a sport but they also think its already pretty safe. Theyre kind of making it too safe, taking out skills that are very exciting to do, Kori said. That includes a double flip stunt no longer allowed on her team. Some schools and state high school sports associations already consider cheerleading a sport and require the kind of safety oversight that the academy is recommending. But many do not, said Jim Lord, executive director of the American Association of Cheerleading Coaches & Administrators. Some dont consider it a sport because not all cheerleading squads are involved in their own competitions, he said. Lord said the academys policy mirrors many of his groups safety recommendations for high schools and colleges. That includes limiting the height of human pyramids in high school cheerleading to just two people. Doctors say its a sport with dangersLINDSEY TANNERAssociated PressTO YOUR HEALTHBACK TO THE WILD Key West firefighter Angelina Maltese (left) releases a hawk that was rehabilitated at the Key West Wildlife Center after it was brought in with injuries.The release followed another of a laughing gull that firefighters rescued from a power pole behind Miami Subs;one of the birds feet was jammed in a crack of rotted wood and it was injured due to thrashing.The other firefighters here helped with that rescue. Solitude in a wired world? When was the last time you were alone, and unwired? Really, truly by yourself. Just you and your thoughts no cell phone, no tablet, no laptop. Many of us crave that kind of solitude, though in an increasingly wired world, its a rare commodity. We check texts and emails, and update our online status, at any hour when were lying in bed or sitting at stop lights or on trains. Sometimes, we even do so when were on the toilet. We feel obligated, yes. But were also fascinated with this connectedness, constantly tinkering and checking in an obsession thats starting to get pushback from a small but growing legion of tech users who are feeling the need to unplug and get away. What might have felt like an obligation at first has become an addiction. Its almost as if we dont know how to be alone, or we are afraid of what well find when we are alone with ourselves, says Camille Preston, a tech and communication consultant based in Cambridge, Mass. Its easier to keep doing than it is to be in stillness. One could argue that, in this economy, its wise to be constantly wired to stay on top of things, to please the boss. Preston knows people who get up in the middle of the night to see if their boss has sent them an e-mail. But she and others also see more hints of limit-setting going on, this movement of solitude-seekers with roots in the technology industry, ironically enough. When I think about truly disconnecting, I look to my truly techy friends, says Cathy Davidson, a Duke University professor who codirects the schools PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge. Those friends, she says, take long, unwired vacations and set away messages telling people to write back after they return. And they stick to it, Davidson says, wishing she could do the same. Theyve come up with a socially acceptable convention for their own absence from the world of technology and everybody recognizes it.Set limitsOne organization called Reboot has started the Sabbath Manifesto, a call to unplug one day a week to find solitude or to simply take a day of rest with family and friends. Bigger corporations, some outside the tech industry, are starting to catch on to this. To encourage work-life balance, Volkswagen shuts off mobile email in Germany 30 minutes after employees shifts end and turns it back on 30 minutes before their next shift starts. Google, Nike and the Huffington Post, among others, provide space for employees to take naps, or to meditate. The idea is that employees who take time to themselves to reenergize will be more productive. John Cacioppo, a University of Chicago psychologist, thinks there might just be something to that. He has spent much of his career tackling the topic of loneliness and isolation, which researchers have proven can affect humans adversely, all the way down to gene expression. Feeling ignored sparks feelings of loneliness, says Cacioppo, director of the University of Chicagos Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience. But getting away, he says thats the opposite of being lonely. Its time that you take by choice, Cacioppo says. So while the cognitive effects are still being studied, he says its very likely that that type of solitude is good for the brain. Dan Rollman had little doubt of that when he and a few others from Reboot, a group of Jewish thought leaders, gathered in 2009. Thats when they created the Sabbath Manifesto, inspired by the traditional Jewish sabbath, but aimed at people from any background who are encouraged to unplug one day any day of the week.Simpler timeThe idea came to Rollman when he found himself craving a simpler time, when stores closed on Sundays and life slowed down. I knew I wanted a day of rest, says Rollman, who is CEO of the company RecordSetter.com. The manifesto described as a creative project designed to slow down lives in an increasingly hectic world has 10 principles. They are suggestions ranging from avoid technology and connect with loved ones to get outside, drink wine and find silence. To help with this, the organization has created The Undo List an email that arrives Friday afternoons with ideas for conversation topics, readings, local outings and creative endeavors to ease the time away from technology and help make the day better. There also are specific activities for subscribers in New York, Los Angeles and San Francisco. Rollman himself avoids doing work on Saturdays, whenever he can, and often unplugs altogether then and encourages his employees to do the same. Theres a huge sense of relief, Rollman says. It is a liberating feeling to walk out of ones door and not have your cell phone in your pocket. Leah Jones, a 35-year-old Chicagoan, hasnt gone quite that far. But she has cut back, turning her cell phone to silent mode from 11:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. and putting it away when she goes out. Im a better friend when I dont have my phone in my hand, says Jones, who is 35 and vice president of social and emerging media at Olson public relations. For her, solitude might simply be sitting home and watching a few episodes of TV. I might tweet while I watch it, but its a perfectly acceptable way to spend an afternoon, she says.Just joyfulIs that really solitude, though? Davidson, at Duke, thinks it is. For some people its dancing and blasting rock music, she says. We tend to think of it as solitude, which is sort of a lofty term, when in fact for many people, its also about being joyful. The real issue is fun vs. work. And often, she says, her students are better at it than she is. They seem very fine to go off on a bike ride and leave a cell phone, she says. Renee Houston, an associate professor of communication studies at Puget Sound University in Washington state, also finds herself envying a colleague who regularly unplugs. He will drive two hours to go to the coast just to step away, just have time to think, she says. Shes not there yet but is finding small ways to set limits. Her family has a rule, for instance put cell phones away during dinner unless theres a crisis. She, too, has noticed more after-hours tech limits in the business world. But it can be as difficult to set those limits with close colleagues or friends whove come to expect instant responses, and get miffed if they dont get one. The friend is saying, But wait! Its me! says Cacioppo from the University of Chicago. But you have to wonder what kind of friend are they?Its difficult but it also can be refreshingBy MARTHA IRVINEAssociated PressRELATIONSHIPS Photo by MARY ALTAFFER/ASSOCIATED PRESSDan Rollman is co-founder of a movement called the Sabbath Manifesto.The manifesto is a call to unplug one day a week to find solitude or to simply take a day of rest with family and friends.


KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Saturday,November 3,2012 Saturday, Nov. 102pm 10pm Mile Marker 87 Islamorada Founders ParkFood, Beer,Wine, Great Vendors no coolers please! Sponsored by: Fuzzy Buddha Productions, Capital Bank,Tap Johnson, Green Turtle, Kaiyo Grill,Village of Islamorada, Veolia Environmental Services & Anonymous Angels featuringKevens 4th Dimension Jahfe Inna Sense Personal Legend Bushwood PokitoFREE ADMISSION(With a non-perishable donation for the Food Bank) Mark Your Calendar: Dan Bern -Dec. 5 Baygrass Bluegrass Festival -Jan. 20"All proceeds go to local student arts scholarships." Complete details at keysice.com 91298 Overseas Hwy, Tavernierbbtheatres.com NOWALLDIGITAL! SHOWTIMES FOR FRI. 11/02 Thurs. 11/08€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€ Wreck it Ralph 3D (PG) 1:35; 4:10; 6:55; 9:25* €€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€ Wreck it Ralph 2D (PG) 1:55; 4:30; 7:15; 9:35* €€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€Fun Size (PG13) 2:05; 4:35; 7:20; 9:30* €€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€Argo (R) 1:35; 4:15; 6:50; 9:20*€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€Hotel Transylvania (PG) 2D 1:40; 6:55 3D 4:10; 9:15*€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€ Sorry no passes Fri. and Sat. only At Beautiful Rainbow Bend Resort€ Mile Marker 58,Grassy Key Reservations 289-1554€ Credit Cards Accepted The only thing we overlook is the ocean.ŽOpen 7 days a week € Dinner 4:30 10pm € Breakfast 7:30 10am Formal yet warm setting... Attentive ServiceŽ… LAttitudes review Feb. 1, 2002Casual,Gourmet Dining Sunset DinnersNo w only $13.95INCLUDINGCup of Soup,Caesar Salad, Garlic Bread with Entree7 nights a week(except holidays)Must be seated by 5:30 pm Call For ReservationsIts almost Cook-Off time; waistlines bewareMark your calendars for some fasting time next week. This is in preparation for the 31st annual Key Largo Cook-Off, a chef challenge that allows hungry patrons to sample a wide gamut of tasty recipes … and all for a good cause. The Holiday Inn, mile marker 100 oceanside, is ground zero for the Nov. 8 cook-off, which runs from 6-8:30 p.m. Sampling-size servings begin at 7 p.m. Sponsored by the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce and Community Bank, the Cook-Off gives Upper Keys chefs representing a wide gamut of experiences the challenge of testing their best recipes on a willing public. Amateur, professional and junior chefs compete in five culinary categories including soups and chowders, appetizers, sides and salads, entrees and desserts. Divisions include professional haute cuisine, just good cookin,fam-31st annual food challenge coming Nov. 8KEY LARGO Contributed photoFlamingo cupcakes are among the delectable dessert offeringsPerson of Interestmakes its debut at Red Barn Arich, arrogant lawyer discovers the body of a murdered 10-year-old girl near his home.Ž So begins the story behind the story in Bob Bowersoxs new play, Person of Interest,Ž which makes its debut Nov. 7 at Key Wests Red Barn Theater. Bowersox, a veteran actor, playwright, novelist and TVpersonality, brings a lot of stage, screen and life experience to this one. He gets excited telling how he first became attracted to the story, written by British crime novelist John Wainwright, who had a career with Scotland Yard before quitting to become a full-time writer. Wainwrights book, Brainwash,Ž was adapted for the screen in a film called Under Suspicion,Ž which starred Gene Hackman and Morgan Freeman. I like film noir and liked the way it [Brainwash] was staged,Ž Bowersox recalls. So I went looking for the source material and thats how I found Wainwright.Ž Only, turns out Wainwright died after writing BrainwashŽ and left all rights to his wife, who disappeared. Bowersox knew the story deserved a new telling, staged for theater. This would make a great stage play. It took a year-and-a-half of digging,Ž he adds, but eventually the Key West actor and playwright was able to track down Wainwrights niece, living in Cornwall, England. She eventually sold the stage rights to Bowersox after months of back-and-forth negotiations. Another year to write his stage adaptation, Bowersox says, and plenty more work casting, rehearsing and perfecting. Now Person of InterestŽ makes its debut. Some of Key Wests best-known stage veterans will join the cast, along with some younger up-andcomers. Tom Murtha playes Henry Hearst, the rich, powerful lawyer who has been asked to come to his local police station to verify details about his discovery of the young murder victim. But Hearst runs into more than he expects when he arrives at the station and finds himself being questioned about more than one murder,Ž Bowersox explains. The skilled interrogator who confronts the grizzled lawyer is on loan from Scotland Yard. Shes a master interrogator and works to get a confession out of this guy,Ž Bowersox explains. Vanessa McCaffrey, another Key West stage veteran, plays the toughskinned Scotland Yard investigator. Others in the cast include Melody Moore, Ross Pipkin, Jack Terry, Karl Stahl and Stephanie Yosen. Bowersox is directing the play. Its a fabulous story, drenched in suspense, and with a couple of wicked twists that you absolutely will not see coming.Ž Bowersox has written a dozen screenplays and four adapted scripts. His screenplay, Beneath the Badge,Ž has been a finalist in six competitions, including the highly visible Project Greenlight, which is a Matt Damon / Ben Affleck / Miramax joint venture. An accomplished actor with more than 20 films under his belt, Bowersox says among his favoritesPlaywright likens story to film noir with lots of twistsLAttitudes StaffTHEATER Detective James Bell (Ross Pipkin) lets loose on powerful lawyer Henry Hearst (Tom Murtha). www.mandalayoceanfrontgrilltiki.com Scotland Yards Catherine Lyle (Vanessa McCaffrey) interviews the suspects wife, Susan Hearst (Melody Moore). KEYSNET.COM See Red Barn,7BSee Cook-off,7B


Saturday,November 3,2012 7B Keynoter KeysNet.com Regal Cinemas Searstown,Key West,294-0000 All shows that start before 4 p.m play only on weekends. € Flight (R):1:00,4:00,7:00 and 10:00 p.m. € Wreck-it Ralph (PG):4:30 and 10:00 p.m. € Wreck-it Ralph 3D (PG):1:30,and 7:30 p.m. € Cloud Atlas (R):1:00,4:35 and 8:10 p.m. € Fun Size (PG-13):1:15,4:15 and 7:15 p.m. € Silent Hill:Revelation (R):4:20 and 9:40 p.m. € Silent Hill:Revelation 3D (R):1:20 and 7:20 p.m. € Paranormal Activity 4 (R):9:40 p.m. € Argo (R):1:10,4:10,7:10 and 9:50 p.m.Tropic Cinema 416 Eaton St.,Key West,295-9493 € Seven Psychopaths (R):1:30,3:45,6:00 and 8:300 p.m. € Searching For Sugarman (PG-13): 2:15,4:30,6:45,9:00 p.m. € Step Up To The Plate (NR):2:00 and 6:15 p.m. € Stars in Shorts (NR):4:00 and 8:15 p.m. € The Perks of Being a Wallflower (PG-13):1:45,4:15,6:30, 8:45 p.m.Except Sat.at 1:45,4:15,6:30Marathon Community Cinema 5101 Overseas Highway,Marathon,743-0288 € Trouble with The Curve (PG-13):Weekdays:7:00 and 9:15 p.m.;Saturday and Sunday:2:00 p.m.Tavernier Towne Cinema Tavernier Mall,Tavernier,853-7003 € Wreck-it Ralph (PG):1:55,4:30,7:15,9:35 p.m. € Wreck-it Ralph 3D (PG):1:35,4:10,6:55,9:25 p.m. € Fun Size (PG-13):2:05,4:35,7:20,9:30 p.m. € Argo (R):1:35,4:15,6:50,9:20 p.m. € Hotel Transylvania (PG):1:40,6:55 p.m. € Hotel Transylvania 3D (PG):4:10,9:15 p.m. Keys Movie Times € TOTALNUDITY... Distinctive and Tasteful € Floridas Most Beautiful Women € Private Table Dances Available € Full Liquor and Food Served til Close € Open til 4am € Couples Welcome Keys Hottest Happy Hour4-8 pm No Cover € 1/2 price Appetizers 2-4-1 Dances € 2-4-1 Drinks Tuesday Locals Night € TOTALNUDITY... Distinctive and Tasteful € Floridas Most Beautiful Women € Private Table Dances Available € Full Liquor and Food Served til Close € Open til 4am € Couples Welcome This is the cast of cops in Person of Interest,which opens Nov.7 at the Red Barn Theatre. www.keysnet.com ilyŽ recipes from down home, amateur and junior (younger than 16). Awards will be announced after the judges have weighed in (no pun intended). The juried cooking show, has attracted more than 1,700 dishes and more than 500 cooks and chefs since its launch in 1981. Sampling tickets cost $15 per person; only 200 will sold. They can be purchased at the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce, Boilini Eye Care, Capital Bank and Community Bank. For more information, visit www.key largochamber.com .Sample tickets cost $15 per personFrom Cook-off,6BBeauty and the Bear coming Nov. 16Violinst Lara St. John will be the featured performer Nov. 16 at a concert organized by the South Florida Symphony. The Canadian-born St. John has appeared with orchestras on five continents and has recorded with prestigious groups including Londons Royal Philharmonic. The 8 p.m. program, titled Beauty and the Bear,Ž will include Tchaikovskys Concerto for Violin and OrchestraŽ and Anton Bruckners Symphony No. 4 Romantic.Ž Tickets range from $25 to $75 at the Tennessee Williams Fine Arts Theatre on Stock Island and can be purchased by visiting www.keystix.com. The price includes an after-show reception with orchestra members, director Sebrina Alphonso and guest artists. The symphony, formerly headquartered in Key West, plans other concerts at Tennessee Williams next year, including an announced Jan. 11 performance with pianist Natasha Paremski. For more information, visit www.southflori dasymphony.org.Tennessee Williams hosts symphonyMUSIC Art Center hosts drawing classes starting Nov. 6The Key West Art Center will host drawing classes in the upstairs gallery starting Nov. 6. Giovanni Novara, an art center member who has work at the Fleming Street Gallery, will be the instructor. Classes run from 3-5 p.m. every Tuesday throughout November. Organizers said the classes are designed for adult beginners and students who have a serious interest in advancing their drawing skills. Students will be introduced to basic drawing techniques „ the best use of pencils and crayons, the choice of paper, and how to express oneself. Cost $15 per class, or $50 for all four. Pre-registration is recommended. Call 304-0327 or e-mail itaca49@yahoo. com. The Key West Art Center, 301 Front St., is a nonprofit community art gallery and resource for local artists since 1960. You may contact the Art Center at 294-1241 or visit www.keywestartcen ter.com Giovanni Novara to cover basics for beginnersART This is My Surgeon Friend,a colored pencil drawing by Giovanni Novara. was playing a tormented father in a film called Touched.Ž He also enjoyed his role in the Coen Brothersfilm Burn After ReadingŽ and in M. Night Shyamalans The Sixth Sense.Ž Bowersox, who spent much of his earlier career in Philadelphia and New York, has made Key West his home the past six years. He was attracted first to the fishing, made friends and decided to concentrate on writing plays, moving to Key West full-time. Ive never regretted one minute since,Ž he says.Playwright now calls Key West home Person of Interest,Žruns Nov.7 through Nov.24 with two exceptions … no performances Nov.9 or Nov. 22.Curtain time is 8 p.m.for all performances. Tickets cost $40 for opening night;$35 for all other performances.A $65 dinner-show package includes a pre-performance dinner at the Pier Houses HarborView Cafe Tickets can be purchased at the Red Barn box office or online at www.redbarntheatre.com. For more information,call 296-9911. From Red Barn,6B Lara St.John is coming to Key West. GET RESULTSWith KeynoterClassifieds 743-5551


KeysNet.com Keynoter 8B Saturday,November 3,2012 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+:Ž CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN Ad # 237767 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA KEY WEST DIVISION CASE NO: 2012-CA-K-1143 LEWIS BURLEY and LIDIA BURLEY, Husband and Wife, Plaintiffs, v. RAMROD INVESTMENTS, INC., a Florida dissolved corporation, and all others presently unknown claiming an interest in the properties by, through, against or under JOSEPH PARDO, deceased, a court-appointed Receiver and last Director for RAMROD INVESTMENTS, INC., RICHARD B. JAFFE and BERT SAGER, former directors of RAMROD INVESTMENTS, INC., Defendants. NOTICE OF ACTION TO: Ramrod Investments, Inc., a dissolved Florida corporation c/o Joseph Pardo, deceased, receiver and last known director Last known address: unknown. Richard B. Jaffe, former director of Ramrod Investments, Inc. Last known address: unknown. Current residence unknown. Bert Sager, deceased, former director of Ramrod Investments, Inc. Last known address: unknown. All parties claiming interests by, through, under or against Ramrod Investments, Inc., Joseph Pardo, Richard B. Jaffe and/or Bert Sager All parties having or claiming to have any right, title or interest in the property herein described. YOU ARE NOTIFIED that an action to quiet title on the following property on Ramrod Key, Monroe County, Florida: Lot 13 and Lot 14, Block 10, Breezeswept Beach Estates Subdivision, and a parcel of formerly submerged land according to the Plat at Plat Book 4, Page 143 of the Monroe County Public Records, commonly known as 27316 Tobago Lane, Ramrod Key, Florida 33042, has been filed against you and you are required to serve a copy of your written defenses, if any, to it on : Lee Robert Rohe, P.A., Plaintiffs attorney, whose address is: P.O. Box 420259, Summerland Key, FL 33042, (305) 745-2254 on or before November 20, 2012 (or 30 days from the first date of publication, whichever is later), and filed the original with the Clerk of this Court either before service on Plaintiffs attorney or immediately thereafter; otherwise a default will be entered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. DATED October 17, 2012 Danny Kolhage, Clerk of the Court By: Riella Lynn Sims Deputy Clerk If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact ADA Coordinator, 16th Judicial Circuit, 500 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, phone (305) 292-3423 within 7 working days of your receipt of this notice; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call 1-800-955-8771. Published October 20, 27, November 3, 10, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 248185 NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, DANNY L. KOLHAGE, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Monroe County, Florida, will, on the 14TH DAY OF NOVEMBER 2012, at 11:00AM on THE FRONT STEPS OF THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 WHITEHEAD STREET in the City of KEY WEST Florida, offer for sale and sell at public outcry to the highest and best bidder for CASH the following described property situated in Monroe County, Florida, to wit: CERTIFICATE # 18 of KEY COLONY BEACH CLUB, INC., located at 501 E. Ocean Drive in Key Colony Beach, Florida Pursuant to the FINAL JUDGMENT OF FORECLOSURE entered in a case in said Court, the st y le of which is: y Iberia Bank, a Louisiana Corporation, Plaintiff VS. William A Paulson; Martha Paulson, his wife; Key Colony Beach Club Inc Defendants A nd the Docket Number of which is Number 09-CA-000439-M WITNESS my hand and the Official Seal of Said Court, this 11th day of September, 2012 Danny L. Kolhage Clerk of the Circuit Court Monroe County, Florida By: Tammy L. Marciel Deputy Clerk Florida Statute 45.031: Any person claiming an interest in the surplus from the sale, if any, other than the property owner as of the date of the Lis Pendens must file a claim within 60 days after the sale. Published October 27, November 3, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 258725 ABANDONED VEHICLE/VESSEL NOTICE NOTICE IS GIVEN THAT, at 549 49th Street, Marathon, FL 33050; the following described vehicle: 1995 Jeep Sport, VIN# 1J4FJ68S3SL588780, green; was abandoned/found. The property may be claimed by the owner Amanda Vanarsdall, last address unknown; or by any person having a legally recognized interest in the property, by contacting Donnie Roberts, 549 49th Street, Marathon, FL 33050 (305) 304-4983. Published November 3,10, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 259394 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: ANCHOR TOWING gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 11/16/2012, 08:00 am at 189 US HIGHWAY 1, KEY WEST, FL 33040-5476, pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. ANCHOR TOWING reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. MDZ46032D472 1972 MDZ 1 UNK UNK SHORELINE Published November 3, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 259463 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE The vehicle(s) listed below will be sold at public auction for cash at Florida Keys Towing Inc., 1620 Overseas Hwy, Marathon FL 33050 at 8:00 AM on November 28, 2012 in accordance to Florida Statute Section 713.78 for unpaid towing & storage. Florida Keys Towing, Inc. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. All vehicles/ vessels are sold as is. 1. 2002 MERCEDES BENZ VIN: WDBRN47J12A230561 2. 1999 CHRYSLER VIN: 2C3HD46RXXH735728 3. 2000 MET VIN: 1FWE03034YA024826 4. 1990 CHEVROLET VIN: 1GNDM15Z5LB139365 5. SEA RAY VIN: SERT5796G900 6. FLEETWOOD TRAVEL TRAILER VIN: 1EA5L252X41591640 Published November 3, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 259612 NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR COMPETITIVE SOLICITATIONS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on December 20, 2012 at 3:00 P.M. the Monroe County Purchasing Office will receive and open sealed responses for the following: OUTSIDE LEGAL COUNSEL FOR WORKERS COMPENSATION CASES MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA Requirements for submission and the selection criteria may be requested from DemandStar by Onvia at www.demandstar.com OR www.monroecountybids.com or call toll-free at 1-800-7111712. The Public Record is available at the Monroe County Purchasin g Office located at g The Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, Room 1-213, Key West, Florida. All Responses must be sealed and must be submitted to the Monroe County Purchasing Office. Published November 3, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 260302 Alexs Auto Wrecking & Parts gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 11/14/2012 9:00:00 AM at 111 US Highway 1 # 107, Key West, FL 33040 pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. Alexs Auto Wrecking & Parts reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. All sales are final 1G2JB12F347130958 2004 PONTIAC 5NPEU46F96H146177 2006 HYUNDAI 1YVGF22C4W5731536 1998 MAZDA Published November 3, 2012 Florida Keys Keynoter AceTek Electronicsand appliancesrepairservice. 925-354-7078 acetekgroup@gmail.com KeyLargotoMarathon.KEYSRECYCLINGCENTER islicensed,insured,and certifiedbythestate,county, andcitytorecyclealltypesof metals;aswellaslead batteries.Weareaplumbers, electricians,bars, restaurants,andmarinasbest friendwhenitcomesto receivingCASHfortheir SCRAPMETALthatsjustlying around.FreePickup LOCATEDAT1280107THST MARATHONFL33050 PHONE:305-896-0731 SPANISH305-896-4583 keysrecyclingcentermarathon @gmail.com CARING FOR CATS RUMMAGE SALE Sat., 11/10, 9-3. 81581 Old Hwy, MM 81.5. No Early birds please. Rain date 11-17 MARATHONFishermens Hosp. Employees Club, Annual Craft Fair! Sat, 8-4 Fishermens parking lot. Art, jewelry, plants, Xmas dec, etc! MARATHON Yard/Plant Sale Plants, palms, orig art, charts, tools, wetsuits, furn, garden. 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GreatGeneratorforboatand Flat$900786-4235118Caruscar@aol.com LOWER MATECUMBE MM 77 3BR, 3 BR home, with 55 dock, on canal. $450,000 Contact: tom@devittsassociates.com PORT LARGO CANAL HOME (MM 100) 5 BR, 3 BA. 100 deep water dock. Owner financing. Asking $875K. Must sell! 305-522-1905 GrassyKey,MarathonRVfor sale 28ftRVw/bumpout&FL room.Furnished.AC.Shed. $6500.PelicanRVpark. Groundrent$615month.410598-5065or410-239-7398 mmladerer@aol.com KeyLargoMH Extensively remodeledmobilehome. Partiallyfurnished.Movein now.Newplywoodfloors throughoutwithnewcarpetin LR/DR.VinyltileinKandbath. Customcabinet/vanityinbath. Allnewsheetrockwallswith newstudsandcrownmoulding onwindows/doorsandwalls. Includesstorageandutility shedswithw/dhookups.New porchandporchroofand newerroofonmain.Homeis onanicelotinLargoParkwho mustapprovebeforesale. Homeandremodelcostme $14kplus.Makeareasonable offerandyouhaveyourselfa newhome.386-236-9561 ralfer@bellsouth.net KEY LARGO Park Model for sale. Handicapped designed, 1 BR, furnished. Never lived in. $15,000. Owner financing available. Lot rent $500/mo. 305-522-5841BPK Tropical Bay waterfront! 3br, 2ba, grnd level, 1200+ sf. Gar, recently remod, boating canal. Avl 11-1. Long term. $2100/mo FLS. 610-554-2360 GRASSY KEY 3 BR, 1 BA home Large wrap around deck, huge yard, W/D. Close to Dolphin Research Center. $1500/mo. 786-417-0844Duck Key Gated Estate on Point Secluded. Private. Large dock, private beach, pool, coral rock walls, 4/3, Annual, $3,200 mo. + util. N/S, 305-304-4166Marathon 3/2 unfurn home Fenced yard (sm pet ok). Located in Crane Hamocks. Recently remod. $1500/mo F/L/S. + util. 305-664-1204 MM 98.5 on water 2/1 upstairs & 1/1 down, ea w/new bath & granite kit, tile, quiet. $1500/mo upper & $900 lower, F/L/S. 305-562-0338 ISLAMORADA MM 74.5 Completely remodeled 2 BR /1BA duplex w/dock. All new, very clean! Lg. patio, Walk to the beach! No smoking, pets negotioable $1400 incl. elec. & water. F/L/S 10 mo. lease. Avail. now! (305) 393-6190. MARATHON 2/2 in one half duplex. Furn. Oceanview! Dock. $1600/mo. + util. Call Marcy 305-289-6505 C.B. Schmitt Real Estate 2BR / 2 BA & 1 BR / 1 BA MM 88.5, Plantation Villas. No smoking, no pets. 2 BR is $1100/mo. 1 BR $950. F/L/S. Call Eric 305-393-3706. Agent. A MOVE IN NOW from $275 week. MARATHON. Weekly or monthly. fully furn. All utilities, cable & free WI FI included. 305-289-0800 KEY LARGO Mobile Home for rent. 3 BR, 1 BA, partially furnished. $850/Mo. F/L/S. 1(786) 229-7037 Call anytime MARATHON 1 BR, 1 BA Unfurnished, parking in yard. $650/mo. + $300 deposit. All utilities included with cable. 239-223-8137 MARATHON 2/2 beautiful mobile home with Fl. room on deep water canal. Avail Aug 1st. $1250/mo F/L/S 743-5623 MARATHON KEYS RV 2 Bed/1 Bath, Florida room, furnished, dock, laundry facilities, cable incl. $850/mo+ util. F/L/S. (305)587-1512. TavernierAnnualRental $900permonth.2/1Mobile withstorageshedinSunset Acres,Tavernier.Wellkept withlargekitchen,sunroom, deck,etc.Includeswasher/ dryer.CallDennisat8144676946,or813765-9012. Lookingforannual/longterm resident.Musthavedecent creditwithsecuritydeposit. $900814-467-6946 thekicks99@verizon.net 2BR / 2BA KEY LARGO VILLAGE 2 marinas, private beach, courtyard w/ hot tub & outside kit. Oct. Apr. mthly. $1700/mo. Call Dino at (954) 647-2576. CanalFront 2bed/2baground level35feetofdockage.BPK keysvacationrental.com405550-5814 okiedvr@yahoo.com MM 97 BAYFRONT 2BR/2 BA Seasonal Condo. Three or four months, $10,000. Rock Harbor Club. Sandy beacH, spectacular 180 degree Bayview. Free cable, wifi, heated pool, tennis, gated, park at door. 2 screened patios, ceramic tile, recent rehab, 50" TV. Flexible move in date. Call owner. (561) 441-2800 or email to: jklasfeld@yahoo.com Marathon Oceanfront RV Lot, extremely nice, 50 amp, end of park w/dock. Quiet & private. $800/mo+wtr & elect. 6-12 mo stay. Avl now! 720-277-1601 RV LOT FOR RENT In very nice Keys RV park in Marathon. Full hookup. $500/mo, + util. FREE WiFi, and cable TV. 305-731-5042MARATHON Private entrance, pvt ba, microwave, small refrig, A/C, TV, walk in closet. W/D, WiFi. 1 person. $160/wk F/L/S, no short term 305-923-6284; 305-923-6874 A WATERFRONT STUDIO MM 75 Both ocean & canal, ex. clean, furn., W/D, bike path, beach. Private & quiet. Ideal for one. $750/mo. Avail. now. (614) 419-6063.ISLAMORADA MM 82 Unfun. 1/1, spacious apt. Cable TV incl. W/D on prem. No pets, no smoking. $875/mo. + util. Yrly. lease. F/L/S Rental app. required. (305) 393-2995. LAYTON/LONG KEY MM68 Canal Front studio apt. Unfurnished, W/D. Includes utilities. $850/mo F/L. Call 305-664-9950 MARATHON Large 1 BR, 1 BA apt. Includes pool, dock, water. $900/mo. Call DD, 289-6486 MARATHON WATERFRONT 1460 Oceanview Ave, 450 sq ft studio. A/C, tiled, full kitchen. Dock. Yearly lease. $800/mo. F/L/S. 561-212-6563 MM102 1 BR / 1 BA Furn. downstairs apt. Incl. elec. & water. No smoking / no pets, $850 /mo. F/S (305) 904-8866 or (305) 970-4344 MM 63 Conch Key Small 1BR apt on bay. Furnished. All inclusive. $750/mo. F/L/$300 security. Caretaker/handyman preferred. 305-467-90232,346 SF BUILT-OUT MEDICAL OFFICE! Next to MARINERS HOSPITAL! Commodore Realty Inc. Nicole Christodoulou (305) 365-2600 X 40AMAZING 2,000 SF Outparcel Available! Divided with new Dunkin Donuts! Great signage & Visibility, next to highway! Commodore Realty Inc. Nicole Christodoulou (305) 365-2600 X 40 TURN-KEY ICE CREAM STORE! Adjacent to 5 screen theater! Amazing Business Opportunity! Commodore Realty Inc. Nicole Christodoulou (305) 365-2600 X 40 A-1 Location. U.S. 1 exposure. Center of Marathon. Lrg parking area. Office space varies 525 s.f. up to 1725 s.f. Discounted rates. 743-6084 HEART OF MARATHON Retail or Office.1000 sq ft. Next to Publix, the new Walgreens and marina. 561-743-3745 Marathon Gulfside Village 5800 O/S Hwy, Unit #32, 960 sq. ft. $1750/mo. plus elec. Pete Donnelly 732-996-9591 or Sue Lovley 305-304-7565 MARATHON Prime Location Retail/office/comm space for rent. Old town Marathon on US 1, high visibility location (former Daffy Doug Discount Store) 650 sf., 850 ft and 4700 sf spaces available at $14-16 per sf annually, immediate occupancy. 954-557-3603 MARATHON US 1 Commercial Space Avail. 1000 sf, $1/sf + util, taxes & insur. Yard space also available. 305-923-9542 OCEANSIDE102BLDGPROFESSIONALOFFICE SPACE forRENT.Only1Suite Left-500SqFt.Idealforsmall CPA,AttorneyorInsurance Firm.JoinanEngineer, Architect,andInt.Design/ WindowCoveringCo.Private BathandMostUtilitiesare included.GreatVisibilityand Signage.Call305-522-6271. 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Saturday,November 3,2012 9B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+:Ž Office/Warehouse Clerk, Marathon, for national distributor of Medical stockings. Must have marketing skills, experienced in Quick Books/Peachtree. Global Health Conn, Inc Fax resume to 305-289-1362; email GHCUT1@bellsouth.net or call 305-731-1133. Watersports Attendant F/T for busy co. in Islamorada Must be hardworking & dependable. Weekends & valid DL a must! 305-896-2915 CLEANING PERSON, P/T Year round, commercial bldgs, BPK & Summerland Key. Must be drug free & dependable! 743-0697 LM F/T Route Person for Marathon vending co. Energetic. Reliability a must. Clean driving record. Bondable. Moderate lifting reqd. Will train. Some mech. ability helpful. Ref. reqd. Call Harry, 305-304-8244 NOW HIRING FRONT DESK CLERK for busy resort in Islamorada. P/T to start, will train. Must be flexible & fast learner. Call (305) 393-7494.P/T MAINTENANCE Experienced in grounds, pools, repairs. Apply in person Continental Inn, 1121 W. Ocean Dr, KCB, or send resume to admin@marathonresort.com.RESORT HELP Immediate openings! FRONT DESK/ RECEPTIONIST. Marathon, 797-1707 WOW LOOK !!! On-the-SpotinterviewsThursday,November8,2012 from10a.m.to6p.m. LOCATION:MarathonYachtClub 82533rdSt.,Gulf Marathon,FL FormoreinformationonPublixandouravailableopportunities, visitcareers.publix.jobs.Publixisproudtobeanequalopportunity employercommittedtoadiverseworkforce.BECAUSE HAVEAPASSION FORPEOPLE.YOU PUBLIXJOBFAIRNowHiringforPublixatMarathon5407OverseasHwy,Marathon,FLGreatadvancementopportunities Fun,friendlyworkenvironment Flexiblescheduling WeeklypaychecksIMMEDIATEEMPLOYMENTOPPORTUNITIESSeafoodClerks(mustbe18orolder) DeliClerks(mustbe18orolder) StockClerks,ProduceClerks CashiersandBaggers MortgageLoanOriginator & LoanOfficerAssistantAreyouatopproducingMortgageLoanOriginator lookingfortopcommissions?Experiencedwithall typesofresidentialloanproducts?Musthaveabilityto analyzetaxformsandfinancialdata.Familiaritywith FHLMC/FNMAguidelinesandautomatedunderwriting systemsandknowledgeofcompliance.Mustbeableto workindependentlyandbemotivatedtoachieve marketdominanceintheUpperK eys. Mortgageloan originationexperiencerequired. ThesuccessfulLoanOfficerAssistant candidatewill assistLoanOfficerswiththedevelopmentofcommercial relationships,loandocumentationpreparationand closings,aswellasadministrativeduties.Bankingand loandocumentationexperiencehelpful.Musthave strongcustomerservice,computerandcommunications skillsandbedetailoriented. CentennialBankoffersagreatworkenvironment, competitivecompensationpackageandgreatbenefits, whichincludesmedical,dental,lifeandLTDinsurances, matching401kplan,paidvacationandmore.ForinquiriespleasecontactJackieGrasleyat(305)676-3004ore-mailjgr asle y@m y1 00bank.com Toapply,pleasegoto http://www.my100bank.com/careers. AnEqualOpportunityEmployerM/F/D/V CentennialBankintheUpperKeysisrecruiting: MakeBIG $$$$Bartender,Dancers Servers&SecurityHousingavailableMonday-SaturdayCallMrFord664-4335 WOODYSMM82 JoinTeamHammocksŽandworkinafunandexcitingenvironment. Weoffergrowthopportunities,acompetitivesalaryandanexcellentbenefitpackage.1688OverseasHwy.,MarathonMM48.2Bayside # $%#&'&& &(" ( #" )#! *(+ #,(-. Currentlyinterviewingcandidatesfor thefollowingfulltimepositions: Dontmisstheopportunitytojoinastableemployer andcommunityleaderofferingaprofessional workenvironmentandgreatbenefits. ApplyinpersonMonday-Thursday 9:00A.M.-4:00P.M. LocatedinKeyLargoonN.CountyRd905 Forafulllistofopenings&toapplyonlinevisit:www.oceanreef.com/employment E.O.E./D.F.W.P. ASSISTANTDIRECTOROFENGINEERING HOUSEKEEPINGMANAGER HRTRAININGMANAGER MAINTENANCEMECHANIC AUTOMOTIVEMECHANIC ACCOUNTINGCLERK REVENUEMANAGER RESERVATIONSMANAGER POSITIONSAVAILABLEAT:TheGuidance/Care Center Inc. ChildCareSpecialist providescildcareatGCCor SamuelsHousewhileparentreceivestherapy.High SchoolDiplomaorGEDand experienceworkingwith infants/toddlersrequired. Part-time. CaseManagers Referring,linkingand trackingresourcestoadult andchildrenintheFlorida Keys.Positionsavailablein KeyLargo,Marathon andKeyWest.Bachelors required.Full-time. Driver-Marathon Part-time/perdiem,3years cleandrivingrecord.Valid CDLlicensewithpassenger endorsement. PerDiemBehavioral HealthTechP/Tinthe CrisisStabilizationUnit MarathonAllapplicantsmustsubmit: 1)Resume;2)threereferences;3)undergobackground,fingerprint,anddrug screeningpriortoanyoffer ofemployment. Sendresumeto hr -gcc@westcare.com orvia facsimileto(305)571-9324. EEOC/DFWPFormerapplicantsneednotapply CALLCLASSIFIEDS743-5551 GET RESULTSWith KeynoterClassifieds 743-5551 YOU HAVE IT.Somebody else wants it.Have something you no longer need? Sell it in our classifieds! (305) 743-5551 or ads@keynoter.com


KeysNet.com Keynoter 10B Saturday,November 3,2012 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 THE MOORINGS and MORADA BAY / PIERRES are seeking self motivated, detail oriented and hard working individuals to fill positions in Housekeeping. Please submit an application /resume @ 123 Beach Rd., Islamorada. MM 81.5 ocean side or email: moorings@bellsouth.net EXPERIENCED ELECTRICIAN NEEDED. Valid Drivers License required. Call 305-481-0058 PLUMBER MARATHON Experienced only. Must have clean driving record and be able to pass drug test. (305) 731-7797 BARBER NEEDED for Village Barber Shop. Call 743-3484 or apply in person to 5800 O/S Hwy, suite 16, Gulfside Village. St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church in Islamorada, FL is looking for a part-time Organist with passion for liturgical and worship music. Liturgical experience required, recruiting and leading a choir a PLUS. Sunday worship and other church events such as weddings, funerals and special occasions. Musical experience must include: organ and piano within a liturgical faith community. Fax 305-852-1863 or email RESUME to: rector@stjamesthefisherman.o rg. Mail address St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church, Attn: Organist Job Application, PO Box 509 Islamorada, FL, 33036. ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS! Cooks Waitstaff Prep Persons -Drivers Apply at Brutus Seafood, 6950 O/S Hwy Marathon or call 743-9181 EXPERIENCED HELP ONLY Breakfast Cook Prep Cook, Line Cook Host/Hostess Waitstaff Bartender Bus Person Front of House Managers Apply in person: Sunset Grille & Raw Bar, 7 Knights Key Blvd, Marathon. PART TIME COOK NEEDED at private club. Send resume to: P.O. Box 1109, Key Largo 33037. Experiencedcanvas seamstress Experienced CustomCanvasseamstress neededforaHighquality canvasshop.E-mailresumeto mamahawk46@gmail.com 305-849-1570 EXPERIENCED LOCAL SERVICE PLUMBER needed. Must have clean appearance, valid drivers lic. & references. Call (305) 453-5435. Drivers: $2,000.00 Sign-On Bonus! Top Pay, Benefits, Miles, Great Home-Time & More! Werner Enterprises: 1-888-567-4854 1987 TRAWLER 45 MM 92 Wonderful live aboard, bought house, must sell. Call (305) 731-9612 27 Hells Bay 2004 Twin 225 Yamahas. Newly serviced, bottom painted. Ready to go! $55K. 305-743-5623 Carolina Skiff Specialists All sizes & models: Sea Chasers, Bennington pontoons & Hydra. sports. Call Ft. Myers for West Coast pricing! 800-955-7543 FOR SALE! World famous Capt. "Skip" Bradeens original charter boat, BLUE CHIP TOO, at Whale Harbor Marina. Included in the sale: dock slip, 30 rods & reels and an instant start in the charter boat business. Call me for great additional details. (305) 481-5151. 55 BOATSLIP FOR SALE OR LEASE in Islamorada. Yacht Club membership incl. $500 / month. Great location! Call 305-393-7494. Boat slip for rent $200/mo. MM 99 oceanside. Up to 40 ft. catamarans, etc. No liveaboards. Water & electric included. (305)942-3055 DOCKAGE AVAILABLE MM 103 Oceanside $10 a foot, Live Aboards okay Utilities Available 305-905-6867 LIVE ABOARD DEEP WATER DOCKAGE. A great place to call home. MM92.5 O/S For more information call (305) 853-5604 Marathon Liveaboard boat slipfor rent. 16x60. Cable incl, bathhouse, laundry, pump out at each slip. Gated marina. $600/mo. 305-743-2459 10Dinghy 1999Mercribhard bottom102"with9.9Yamaha andtrailer$1,300305-4513964snipeittt1@gmail.com 1 Dave buys permits So Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf Reef, K/Mack, Shark, Sword, Tuna. $$$ in 48 hours! 904-262-2869 1 S. Atlantic Snapper, Grouper permit for lease. Corporate S. Atlantic Snapper/Grouper permit 904-262-2869; 904-708-0893 29 COMMERCIAL Y & G 300 HP John Deere, low hrs. Fishing & trap pulling. Full electronics. $23K obo. 305-522-2702, Islamorada MTHN-Marine Storage : boats, trailers, campers, any clean storage OK on wheels. Best rates in town. Check with us first! Call Emil, 731-3386 All types of permits for sale! Rock Shrimp, King Fish, S Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf 6 Pack reef & pelagic, Commercial Gulf Reef Fish, Gulf Snapper IFQs, Long Line Pkg. Many other permits avail. We buy, sell & broker all types of permits. Call before you buy or sell! Please call for prices. Licensed & Bonded. All permits guaranteed valid for transfer, many refs avail. John Potts Jr.321-784-5982, 321302-3630. www.shipsusa.com 2000FordF150Lariat 132k miles,cleantruck,colda/c, runsgreat,everythingworks. Testdriveisavailablebyappt. Seriousinqonlyplease. $6,000obo904-397-0410 dale@farsouth.net AUTOS WANTED! ALL YEARS! Junk-Used. car-Van-Truck. Running or not. Cash paid. 305-332-0483 2008SymMio50 inorange withlessthan300miles $1,300305-451-3964 Snipeittt1@gmail.com 26 TRAVEL TRAILER All appliances & A/C good. New tires. Big Coppitt. $1,500. 305-205-7420 PARADISE TOWING is buying junked cars. Call (305) 731-6540 Cleaning and More Impeccable cleaning, home provisioning, errands. KEYS ELITE SERVICES, LLC ~ Perfection at its fi n (305) 209-0030 www.keyseliteservices.com ~ bonded and insured ~ Vacation Rental Servicing Call us for all of your cleaning needs. We do provisioning for your rental guests Give us a try! KEYS ELITE SERVICES, LLC ~perfection at its fi n (305) 209-0030 www.keyseliteservices.com ~bonded and insured~ Charter Pest Control Your Local Company. All types of pest control. Ocean Reef to Key West. Contact us at 305-451-3389. WOW LOOK !!! Nophonecallsplease.Applyinpersonat: MM92.5-500BurtonDr.,Suite5216-Tavernier,FL33070 WeareanEqualOpportunityEmployerF/TMaintenance/Painter F/TInventory/CarpetCleaner F/TFrontDeskAssociateP/T&F/THousekeepingSupervisor/InspectorMustbeabletoworkweekends&holidays Previousexperiencepreferred TOMTHUMBHasimmediateopeningfor MANAGERinMarathon. Excellentbenefits.Willtrain.CallCleveland786-295-5307 Nowacceptingapplicationsfor:NightAuditor FrontDesk Server Bartender Hostess CocktailServerWeoffercompetitivewages. Toapplygoto:www .hershacareers.com Foranyquestionspleasecontact ShelbyValles@305-433-9937DFWP&EOEComejoinourgreatteamandtake partofourfutureatthenewlyrenovated: TOMTHUMBFoodStores,Inc. OffersthefollowingpositionsinMONROECOUNTY*Managers&ManagerTrainees *AssistantManagers *StoreClerksThreeshiftsavailable:6amto2pm 2pmto10pm 10pmto6amToapplypleasecall786-295-5307 andaskforClevelandMathis Wewilltrain. Noexperienceneeded. Competitivewagesandbenefits.DFWP.E.O.E. Grassy Key area Deliver newspapers 7 days a week between 4 a.m.and 7 a.m. The pay is approximently $350 a week. Stop in at the Marathon office to fill out an application. 3015 Overseas Hwy.Newspaper carrier wanted -Perfection at its finest -Perfection at its finest