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Publication Date: 03-02-2013
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778679022222 Classifieds . . .9B Living . . . .3B Business . . .5A Opinion . . .4A Sports/Outdoors .1B Crossword . . .5BINDEX Printed on 100% recycled newsprint CONTENTS 2013 KEYNOTER PUBLISHING CO. WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,MARCH 2,2013 VOLUME 60,NO.18 25 CENTS Key West tops DolphinsKey West gets the best of Marathon when the schoolssoftball teams clash on the diamond. Story, 1B In LAttitudesThe Sound of Music,The Drowsy Chaperoneand song-and-dance man Jon Peterson fill Keys stages. Stories, 6B Member FDICEqual Housing Lender Need A Loan? Call Us! 305-296-8535 KeysBank.com AniMadruga (305) 308-3210NMLS#: 812674 BrianBarroso (305) 393-4669NMLS#: 812460 KurtLewin (305) 304-4187NMLS#: 812476 Smith (305) 942-4821NMLS#: 518207 LoriBailey (305) 304-6991NMLS#: 812459 FBI seeks records from City HallThe FBI has sought records from the city of Marathon, and they all have one person in common: Marathon Liquor & Deli owner and city Planning Commission member Ralph Lucignano.Following a public-records request made Thursday by the Keynoter, the city said it provided the FBI with 14 different records mostly Planning Commission meeting minutes but also some related to Lucignanos home and one of his businesses.Notable is a November 2011 informal state Commission on Ethics opinion regarding Lucignano and fellow Planning Commissioner Morgan Hill voting on a matter pertaining to the former Overseas Liquor and Lounge building around mile marker 49 bayside. City Attorney Jon Herin sought the Ethics Commissions opinion the previous month, writing that the vote is on an appeal of a property owner regarding the abandonment of a nonconforming liquor store and tavern use.Herin wrote to the commission that Hill, a Realtor, reportedly represented parties offering to purchase the property and has participated in negotiations for the purchase of the property. The Joseph Ardolino estate owns it.Herin wrote that Lucignano, whose liquor store and deli is about a mile up the road from the Overseas, could benefit financially from the appellant not being permitted to reopen its package liquor store.The Ethics Commission ruled neither Hill nor Lucignano had a voting conflict. Lucignano did not return calls for comment Friday but it appears the FBI is continuing to follow up on claims made by murder-for-hire target Bruce Schmitt.Dennis Zecca, part-owner of the Marathon Marina and Boatyard and a former U.S. Coast Guard Station Islamorada commander, has been jailed since Dec. 21 for what federal authorities say was an unsuccessful attempt to pay $20,000 or a kilo of cocaine for Schmitts murder.The FBI interviewed Marathon Mayor Mike Cinque on Jan. 23, and reportedly interviewed or attempted to interview other council members and city staff. Cinque has said hisThey mostly consist of minutes from Planning Commission meetingsBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON Last days foronly LaundromatFrom long-running wastewater-fee concerns to a June 2009 fire that cost her $100,000 in new equipment, Maytag Clean Laundry owner Donna Farmer has endured more hardship than anyone could be expected to in recent years.Through it all, shes fought to keep the Middle Keysonly Laundromat open.It appears that fight will end March 31 when, after 31 years in business, Farmer says shell close the doors for good. Thats the date a third state Department of Environmental Protection wastewater permit extension expires.She simply cant afford to upgrade.Thats not only bad news for Farmer but for everyone who patronizes her business: Its the only Laundromat between mile markers 29 and 82, meaning lots more travel and time for laundry especially if you dont have a car.I guess Ill have to take [my clothes] down to the [water] and beat them on the rocks, winter Conch Key resident Lois Kelley said. I dont know just what well do. It seems like theyre always so busy here. She was so good with everybody, too.Cam Lyne moved to Marathon this past summer. I come in all the time and I dont know what Im going to do if she closes down, she said. Grassy Key resident Marcia Craft has been living full-time in Marathon for two years. She attends Florida Keys Community College and said shell be forced to take her laundry with her and do it on Big Pine during her commute. Like every Marathon business and homeowner, Farmer is required to connect to the citywide central sewer system. But to do so means spending around $40,000 to abandon her septic tank and install a wastewater lift station. Ive had three extensions and I asked for this last one to March 31 because I was hoping the seasonal influx would help me come up with the construction money. It hasnt been a very good season, so Im not seeing that I have what I need, Farmer said. She says she was promised donated labor that would help reduce the cost, but even then, she cant cover the bill. We were still looking at about $20,000 with donations, but I dont have that, either. I told the DEPthat I would see what the season brought and if I didnt have it by the 31st, Im not going to have it, she said. Farmer has had myriad issues with the city over her wastewater assessment. InIts closing, meaning few other optionsBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMIDDLE KEYS Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHYFinancial burdens are forcing Maytag Clean Laundry owner Donna Farmer (front right) to close her Marathon business after 31 years.Its the only Middle Keys Laundromat. State: 13 stole pieces of historyAFlorida Keys man is among 13 people charged statewide Wednesday with stealing historic archaeological artifacts from throughout the state.Harlan M. Trammell, 49, of Big Pine Key is charged with one federal count each of violating historical resources and dealing in stolen property. Both are felonies.Specifics of Trammells alleged crimes were not immediately available from the state Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission that spearheaded the undercover probe, called Operation Timucua after an early Native American tribe. Our investigators are still working on leads for possible additional suspects, so we really cant release the specific sites or details about which artifacts were seized from each suspect, FWC spokeswoman Katie Purcell said.Most of the artifacts displayed at a Wednesday press conference were ancient tribal tools, pots and some fossils reportedly taken from state-owned lands and river bottoms, mostly in North Florida.The two-year investigation started after people alerted the state about artifacts being sold at trade shows and online. The FWC, working with the Florida Department of State, says the investigation resulted in more than 400 felonies against the 13 defendants, who live from the Keys to the Panhandle. Jacky Fuller, 54, of Georgia faces 216 counts.Trammell was released from the Monroe County jail after posting a $1,000 bond. He is only defendant who lives south of Sarasota County.Archaeological treasures lead to big bustCRIME FRONT These are some of the artifacts the FWC says were seized. Some were selling for as much as $100,000,authorities say.Keynoter StaffRaschein brings agenda to TallyMoney for sewer construction and windstorminsurance relief rank as top priorities for the Florida Keysfirst-term state representative as she heads into her first legislative session.Weve got to get the rest of the wastewater money, thats No. 1, said Holly Raschein (R-District 120). That seems to be all I talk about.The state Legislature opens its 2013 session Tuesday in Tallahassee and meets through May 3. Raschein knows the legislative process well through several years as an aide to former representatives Ken Sorensen and Ron Saunders, but this session gives her the ability to vote. Im excited, she said. Im really looking forward to it.Monroe County has been promised $200 million in state Everglades restoration bonds grants, essentially toward wastewater projects that protect Florida Bay and Atlantic Ocean water quality.The Legislature released the first $50 million in 2012, with a second $50 million scheduled this year. Everybody in the county has signed off on the interlocal agreement [to distribute the 2013 money], so it all looks good right now, Raschein said Friday. Seeking additional money for Everglades projects and funds to revive the dormantTwo-month session opens this TuesdaySTATE LEGISLATUREBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.com TRAMMELLSee FBI,2ASee Artifacts,2ASee Legislature,2ASee Laundry,2A


2009, she faced a $149,000 sewer bill based on 31.7 equivalent dwelling units, which cost $4,730 each based on expected daily water use.The bill could have been $260,000 if amortized over 20 years, but the City Council passed a 2009 law allowing property owners to lease sewer credits. That meant Farmer wouldnt be on the hook for the full amount.Then Farmers EDU count was reduced to 19.11 in August last year, but even that was not tenable. Farmer hoped the council would do as the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District did: Amend its law to read that Laundromats be charged for one equivalent dwelling unit regardless of water use and pay standard use fees on top of that.Not wanting to be tied into a single EDU charge for any Laundromat, the council agreed to discount Farmers 19.11 EDU charge by 75 percent. It hasnt been enough.My customer base is down. Alot of people are having issues with my prices already. People traveling think its unreasonable. Alot of locals, it just forced them to not be able to come here, Farmer said. She charges $4.50 per washing-machine load. And the she still owes $70,000 on the machines that replaced the ones destroyed in the fire. Where do you make that final decision of how far can I go with this? Ive been working seven days a week with no employees to see if I can come up with the extra money, but how long can I work seven days a week? Its a real tough decision, Farmer said. The City of Marathon Marina has a laundry facility, but its keycard-protected and open only to marina customers.Decisions real toughFrom Laundry,1ABoard blasts finance staffThe School District received its fourth consecutive state audit last week that shows, among other serious bookkeeping flaws, finance staff did not report the district was in default for almost a year on a $36 million construction bond. The Monroe County School Board Tuesday put Superintendent Mark Porter on notice that things have to change, even calling out two top financial administrators by name. Board member Ed Davidson railed about the finding that the School District in December 2011 failed to pay its annual debt of $2.1 million for the $36 million bond to rebuild Horace OBryant Middle School in Key West. That payment was made 267 days late, on Aug. 24, 2012. Why the hell didnt anybody tell the School Board? Davidson asked. Who thought they had the authority to conceal a default on a $36 million bond issue? Thats just utterly unconscionable. Davidson told Porter, I would like to know, Mr. Superintendent, who knew that, when they knew, who made the decision? This is the kind of chicanery that has gone on long before you got here.This time last year when board members found themselves in a very similar situation, then-Chairman John Dick called for heads to roll.No heads rolled, he acknowledged during the meeting at Coral Shoes High School in Tavernier. I think the fact that no heads rolled, thats why were here again. Heads should roll.He told Porter, Im directing that you clean this up. To me, it needs to be done. Its not a matter of shuffling things around. The same people are producing the same stuff over the years. You cant shuffle the deck; you need to clean the house.Davidson said lack of accountability is a culturally endemic problem in the School District. This kind of slipshod performance on the public payroll has been acceptable, and virtually nobody has ever been held accountable, Davidson said. Youre not really in charge, Mr. Superintendent, until you fire somebody for cause. Or dont renew them. The Florida Auditor Generals Office in Tallahassee blasted the districts bookkeeping practices in its latest report. Other issues in the audit include:District procedures did not always ensure that minutes for meetings were appropriately maintained and timely approved, contrary to Sunshine Law, which governs governmental transparency and public records.Payroll processing procedures could be enhanced to ensure that employee work time is appropriately documented and approved, accurately recorded and not in conflict with other employment.Vehicle logs were not always complete, accurate, and reviewed and approved of record by supervisory personnel.Controls over the review and approval of construction contract change orders could be improved.Ken Gentile, the districts director of finance and performance, said 18 findings are unacceptable and that the buck should stop with him. But he said some issues in the audit have been resolved. Porter said he would bring a detailed analysis of the audit findings to the board at its March 12 meeting.State report contains 18 poor findingsBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLS KeysNet.com Keynoter 2A Saturday,March 2,2013 PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDA Y HIGH L O W SAT.6855 SUN.6754 MON.6759 TUES.7563 Forecast: Expect rainy conditions throughout the weekend. 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.There currently are no beaches with health advisories.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 BRIEFSBill:Keys person on Citizens boardThe Citizens Property Insurance Corp. board of directors would be expanded by one member with the addition of a consumer advocate, while two members would have to come from South Florida one each from Monroe and Miami-Dade counties, according to a bill filed in the state House by Sen. Anitere Flores (R-Miami). Floresproposal (SB 1428) would give the states chief financial officer, who already has two appointments to the board, a third selection, a consumer advocate. The governor, House speaker and Senate president each also make two appointments. No current members are from Monroe. 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 HOMEO WNERS W ANTED: Looking for homes to show off our new Solar A/CCall to see if your home qualifiesSave 30% 50% off your electric bill....877-834-7868 Kirk of the KeysOverseas Highway at 89th Street Marathon MM 51.5 743-4256Staffed Childrens Sunday School & NurserySunday Services 9 a.m. Contemporary11 a.m. Traditionalwww.kirkofthekeys.com Marathon Church Of God800 74th Street,OceanSunday Worship & Children's Church 10:45AM Sunday Evening Worship 6:00PMWednesday Night Bible Study 6:30PMA Pentecostal Ministry with a Prophetic Voice" For God so loved the world..." and so do we! Florida Forever program that purchases sensitive conservation lands also are on Rascheins agenda. Both of these are big issues for the Florida Keys, she said. As a member of House Transportation and Highway Safety Committee, Raschein said she wants to ensure adequate money to maintain the roads and 42 bridges that link the Keys. Were also working on the old Seven Mile Bridge, Raschein said. The state Department of Transportation is ready to hand it over to the locals. Its a matter of crunching numbers and finding the funds. The bridge has been closed to autos and fishing for several years because its in disrepair. DOTsays it would help finance repairs if it no longer has to own it and the liability that goes with it. Raschein said she plans to work against any big rate increases for the state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. that writes most windstorm policies in the Keys. Nobody is writing builders-risk policies, so Ive been talking to Citizens President Barry Gilway about that, Raschein said. Builders-risk policies provide contractor insurance coverage of homes and buildings under construction. In this economy, not having those policies is hurtful, Raschein said. Other items on her legislative agenda:Raschein co-sponsored HB 653 with Rep. Joe Saunders (D-Orlando) that would prohibit employment discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Given the culture of the Keys and One Human Family [campaign], I think its important for us and all Florida, she said.Afinal draft of a bill that would restore elections for Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority board members was being prepared Friday; the fivemember board is now governor-appointed. Raschein said the bill will be introduced by Tuesdays noon deadline for filing.Raschein signed onto HB 531 that would extend tax-emempt status for military-related homes as long as the homes are occupied by military families. Peary Court, a former U.S. Navy housing subdivision in Key West, is being converted to private ownership. As soon as a home sells to a non-military family, it goes on the [property tax] rolls, she said.Rascheins HB 1121 would allow animal-care groups to release a community cat that has been neutered and is under its care without penalty. Veterinarians who treat a community cat would not be held liable for its care.Bridges on listFrom Legislature,1A interview was mostly related to Zecca, but included other things that Bruce had said to them. Schmitt has been outspoken in criticizing the citys efforts to deny a package store at the former Overseas. The city cited a 2007 law banning liquor sales at businesses within 1,500 feet of a school, church or other establishment selling liquor. Schmitts family owns the local Coldwell Banker realty franchise and numerous properties, including the Publix shopping center and Walgreens at mile marker 50. The law affected both of those businesses, as well as the Overseas. Schmitt makes no secret he believes Lucignano played a significant role in the 2007 laws passage. However, in an April 24 ruling, Monroe County Circuit Court Judge David Audlin reversed the 1,500foot rule. The city appealed, and Audlin reaffirmed his ruling. Following is a summary of the city records requested by the FBI:Planning Commission meeting minutes for March, April, May, July, August and October 2012.An April 26, 2012, letter from city Utilities Manager Zully Hemeyer to Lucignano about his wastewater assessment at his Plaza Grill restaurant, which adjoins his liquor store and deli.The Nov. 7, 2011, informal opinion from the Commission on Ethics regarding Lucignano and Hill.The Oct. 27, 2011, letter from Herin to Commission on Ethics Executive Director Virlindia Doss requesting the informal opinion.An Aug. 3, 2011, letter from attorney John Parente, co-personal representative for the Ardolino estate, requesting Lucignano and Hill not vote on Overseas issues.Lucignanos June 11, 2008, welcome letter and Dec. 15, 2008, resignation letter from the citys advisory Code Compliance Board. An Oct. 19, 2005, letter from the city to the state Department of Environmental Protection about the installation of riprap and a retaining wall at Lucignanos house in Marathon.Alist of Planning Commission members and their contact information.Records soughtFrom FBI,1A The undercover operation shut down a group of individuals who destroyed state lands to illegally uncover and sell historic Florida artifacts, the FWC said in a statement. The suspects were part of a criminal conspiracy, said Maj. Curtis Brown, head of the FWCs Investi-gations section. Their crimes pose serious environmental, economic and cultural consequences. Florida law establishes that historic properties, including artifacts, are an important legacy to be valued and conserved for present and future generations. When people take them and sell them illegally, they are stealing from the citizens of Florida. This is not the situation of a family out hiking and finding an arrowhead or other artifact that they want to take home, Brown said. We did not target the casual collector. These subjects intentionally destroyed lands and rivers for their own personal gain. Some even made their entire living on these illegal sales. Asking prices for some of the looted pieces were as much as $100,000, Brown said.The FWC said the methods used by the defendants were extremely damaging to the environment. They were operating on state lands, illegally dredging rivers and digging massive holes in pristine wooded areas.Some of the sites they looted have been completely decimated and will never be able to be studied by professional archaeologists in the future, said Rob Bendus, historic preservation officer and director of the state Division of Historical Resources.Historians are still trying to piece together the history of Native Americans in Florida, Bendus said. These sites hold immeasurable amounts of information that would be extremely valuable to historians and archaeologists working to learn more about Floridas earliest human inhabitants. Seized records and computers could lead to additional arrests, authorities said.Land damagedFrom Artifacts,1A Cases pending, deputies still patrollingTwo Monroe County Sheriffs Office deputies charged in what state troopers describe as a Feb. 19 road-rage incident on the 18Mile Stretch remain on roadpatrol duty in the Upper Keys pending investigation and court action.Deputies Darnell Durham, 36, and Kyle Page, 43, are charged with reckless driving by Florida Highway Patrol troopers. Durham is also charged with vandalism for allegedly kicking a trucks door, and giving false information to officers. All the counts are misdemeanors. Page and Durham were given notices to appear in Miami-Dade County court.Until the cases are resolved, the deputies will work their regular patrol jobs in uniform and carrying their guns when on duty and under the supervision of a sergeant, Sheriffs Office spokeswoman Becky Herrin said.When off duty, Durham and Page are indefinitely banned from carrying guns or law-enforcement identification. Both were off-duty Feb. 19 riding their Suzuki sport motorcycles south toward Key Largo around 6 p.m. Witnesses told troopers that Durham and Page raced down the paved shoulder of U.S. 1 at speeds estimated at 70 to 80 mph.Durham, admittedly disturbed after he felt the driver of a white pickup truck cut him off, is accused of kicking the trucks passenger door when the driver failed to stop.The truck driver and his passenger said they did not stop because the motorcyclists were wearing civilian clothes and appeared angry.The incident reportedly covered most of the 18Mile Stretch, from just south of Florida City to mile marker 107.Numerous calls from drivers were made to the Sheriffs Office dispatch center to report the motorcyclists. When troopers and other deputies stopped Durham and Page, several other drivers stopped to complain about their erratic driving.Several times, the motorcyclists sped past the truck only to stop, pull in behind them and pass them again, witnesses said. The truck occupants said they believe Durham pulled out a handgun during the pursuit but he denied it. No weapon was found. Investigating troopers cited Durham for saying he never kicked the truck, when a dent and footprint were found on the door. He also reportedly offered differing versions of whether his motorcycle and the truck ever made contact. Durham joined the Sheriffs Office in August 2005. Page joined in January 2007.Two charged in road rage on StretchCRIME FRONTBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.com


More changes for HOBThe Monroe County School Board on Tuesday decided to scale back plans and associated costs of a soccer field and parking lot at Horace OBryant Middle School in Key West. When the $38 million HOB reconstruction began in 2010, the soccer field was displaced to accommodate the construction. Plans called for the field to be replaced but with added bells and whistles like elaborate lighting and drainage. Now that the project is months away from a planned June 1 completion, the board has to move quickly to build a parking lot next to the soccer field in order to issue a certificate of occupancy before classes start in August. The parking lot and soccer field are considered jointly since their proximity requires a cohesive drainage plan. The most recent cost estimate was $700,000 but Superintendent Mark Porter scaled that back to around $400,000.I believe we owe the community the same lighted recreational field we had before, Porter said. As for the parking lot, We are building what is essentially the bare minimum for the number of employees that will be working in the building.Atimeline presented to the School Board says the lot and field could be done by Oct. 1, months after the building is done. Porter said the certificate of occupancy hinges on a parking plan or a lot constructed, meaning a firm plan in place by June 1 can forego the immediate presence of the actual lot.Hotline deadThe School Board voted 4-1, with John Dick dissenting, to do away with the districts waste, fraud and abuse hotline run by Oregon-based vendor EthicsPoint for $5,000 annually. Aseries of public-records request made by schools critic Larry Murray revealed that the anonymous tip portal is at best ineffectively monitored and at worst potentially sabotaged. District administrator Ken Gentile rolled out the hotline in 2011 with the understanding that complaints naming him would be directed to the superintendent. Murrays records requests revealed that instead, complaints naming Gentile went to a short-time former intern who quit working for the district prior to the hotline going live. Gentile has said hes investigating how that happened, as has Porter, although theres no word on any findings.By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLS Saturday,March 2,2013 3A Keynoter KeysNet.com Offer ends 3/31/13. Not available in all areas. Limited to Economy Plus Internet for new residential customers. After promotional period, or if any service is cancelled or downgraded, regular rates apply. Comcasts current monthly service charge for Economy Plus Internet is $39.95 or $29.95 with another service. Limited to service to a single outlet. Equipment, installation and taxes extra. May not be combined with other offers. *Compares Comcasts and AT&Ts fastest available download Internet speeds. Actual speeds vary and are not guaranteed. 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Aside from a new City Hall which could accommodate sit-down dinners for up to 200 guests on the two acres across the highway from Florida Keys Marathon Airport, the city has major upgrades in the works for the remaining eight acres. Purchased for $1.4 million in 2003, part of which was funded by a Florida Communities Trust recreation grant, the city is required to spend $400,000 on passive recreation projects in order to not have to return the money.Already complete is a $58,000 project to install kayak docks, parking and boardwalk areas, and picnic pavilions on an oceanside canal.Tuesday, the council authorized staff to pursue grants for Community Services Director Debbie Londons idea for a recreational trail with up to 20 fitness stations. It would be about 10 feet wide and total .52 miles over 27,000-plus square feet.The city will apply for up to $200,000 in state Department of Environmental Protection Recreational Trails Program grant funding. There is a 60-40 match, meaning the citys portion would be $80,000 if the full amount were awarded.In addition, the city is pursuing a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration grant to install a boardwalk and tiki huts along the water at the back of the property. London said the city is awaiting permits from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Some other potential projects back there are a fishing pier, commercial fishing monument and restrooms, London said. The fishing pier and monument would also be along the water, while the restrooms would be closer to the front of the property, she said.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHONPanel tackling HOB messWith the $36 million reconstruction of Horace OBryant Middle School in Key West bogged down in Monroe County School Board criticism of contract change orders and cost hikes, Chairman Andy Griffiths on Tuesday called for an all-day fact-finding session.Griffiths said the closeddoor session would include board member Ed Davidson, Audit and Finance Committee member Stuart Kessler, Superintendent Mark Porter, Director of Operations Michael Kinneer, HOB Principal Mike Henriquez, contract construction manager Bill Sprague and representatives from general contractor Coastal Construction.The board is in the process of retroactively approving change orders that were authorized without their OK. That violates board policy that requires amendments costing more than $25,000 be considered at a public meeting.Also under scrutiny is a 60 percent-40 percent contractual arrangement between the district and Coastal respectively, splitting savings on project costs.Davidson has questioned whether the more than $600,000 in the contract deemed savings represents a decrease in costs for material and labor, or simply omissions.The exact reason to have such a committee is do this kind of detail work and then report back to the School Board on the findings, Griffiths said. Hes shooting to have the committee meet sometime between the March 12 and April 9 board meetings. He defended his decision to have the meeting out of the public eye: I have to consider all the alternatives to do the publics work, Griffiths said. My opinion ... is that sometimes you have to let people let their hair down and let the fur fly. That sausage-making is ugly. I dont think theres anything sinister going on.Davidson said his likely process is interviewing people involved in the change order mis-processing, then analysis and follow-up interviews, then reporting out findings with documentation when the investigation is complete.He said that would avoid half-baked results that might impugn someones integrity in the press.... It is quite likely that there will still be plenty of documented and substantiated impugning in due course, and with due process.By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLSSTUCK Keynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOWInstallation of an underground transmission pipe by Reynolds Water Islamorada,the sewer contractor for the village,led this week to miles-long traffic backups in the mile marker 95 area with motorists needing more than an hour to travel just a few miles. The pipe will connect to Key Largos sewer plant at mile marker 100.5.Following the complaints,the construction schedule has been changed to overnight. 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Opinion & EditorialSaturday,March 2,2013 Florida Keys Keynoter 4A 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 Kathie Bryan . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2013 Keynoter Publishing Co. EDITORIALPublic patience is wearing thinLETTERS TO THE EDITORAll groups lobbyI read, as I always do, your editorial. Your latest, With NRAjuice, gun law stands, reminds me of something you may have overlooked, the Legislative process.Those who pen the proposed bills are not legislators but organizations interested in certain concerns: The Sierra Club on environmental issues; the Service Employees International Union, labor concerns; and the National Education Association; the American Federation of Teachers, teacher advocate organizations; and police, public and private employee groups and many more.These groups and many more petition, lobby and write their pet bills in the Legislature. Maybe next time a topic such as this is addressed, the scope could include the reality of how the bills are written and lobbied onto the floor for a vote and the governors signature. The NRAis low-hanging fruit, an easy target. Perhaps thats why the word juice was used. Robert Burrichter Oakdale, Minn. Summerland KeyFamily fun for allThe Marathon Parks and Recreation Department wants to extend a huge thanks to all of the many volunteers and organizations that participated in the recent fifth annual Family Fun Fest at the Community Park on Jan. 26. Due to the incredible support, the festival had more than 1,000 participants. Thanks to all groups and individuals that participated. We could not have this without this enormous support from the community. Ali Adams MarathonThanks for fundraiserThe Kreative Kids Christian Academy would like to say thank you to Karen Dennis, Mike Cinque and the Stuffed Pig Restaurant for hosting the National Pig Days fundraiser. We would also like to thank all the sponsors and all the people who volunteered. Thanks to the entire Marathon community for coming out and supporting our kids. Karen MacCrory Director Kreative Kids Christian Academy Marathon Like most Americans, Im watching the ongoing national fiscal debates in Washington with great interest and a good deal of trepidation. Its my job to ensure that we man, train and equip a naval aviation force that is ready to fly, fight and win whenever and wherever our forward military commanders around the world need that capability. Its also my role to put in place the policies that will ensure that naval aviation endures as a vital and relevant part of our Navy and the broader national security framework. Working with other leaders in the community, we developed a vision for naval aviation that will help us ensure a whole, capable and affordable force. That vision, though still important, is in jeopardy due to the across-the-board nature of looming budget cuts resulting from the potential of a full-year continuing resolution and sequestration. The chief of naval operations has given us directions to act now in the face of these pending cuts. As we make choices of where and how to cut in the limited way were able in this circumstance, its important to note that all of our processes are interconnected.Once we begin pulling levers to move the big machine, there will be impacts across the entirety of naval aviation. Some of these impacts may not be immediately apparent today, but they will impact our future in the near and far term, and may not be easily reversed.I understand that in almost any conceivable circumstance, there will be fewer resources available. This reality has informed our vision and is driving how naval aviation must organize, man, train and equip as a whole to successfully perform its missions today and in the future.Achieving combat effectiveness which is what we are fundamentally all about requires the judicious management of manpower, supplies and training dollars to safely and effectively operate Navy and Marine Corps aircraft to be ready for whatever the nation asks of us, whenever we are asked. Naval aviation has embraced affordability, which I see as generally driven by two elements: The acquisition cost to develop and buy our platforms, and the operating and sustainment costs to bring the full throw weight of our aviation force to bear over their entire service life.We are completing our strike-fighter transition into the FA-18E/F Super Hornet. We are well into transition with our electronic attack community out of the older EA-6B Prowler and into the extraordinarily capable EA-18G Growler. We are also well into our rotary wing transition into the lethal multi-mission MH-60R and MH-60S Knighthawks, programs that, by the way, saved taxpayers (you and me) billions of dollars through multi-year procurement strategies.Our legacy P-3C Orion squadrons have begun transition into the remarkable P-8APoseidon, an aircraft based on the concept of leveraging a reliable, already-proven low cost platform that carries an array of sensors, networks and weapons designed to operate in an open architecture warfighting environment.Another way in which were trying to make our Navys aviation force more affordable for the future is by reducing the number of types, models and series of aircraft within the carrier strike group.For example, in 2005, a carrier strike group may have deployed with as many as 10 different models of aircraft which, collectively, required eight different engine types, each with its own maintenance and supply support requirements.In our new vision, a carrier strike group in 2025 would deploy with as few as five different models of aircraft with five engine types, significantly reducing our life-cycle costs to own and operate those Navy aircraft.Theres more to affordability than simply designing and buying better aircraft, though. The cost to operate our present and future platforms combined with advanced capabilities that are rapidly exceeding the capabilities of our current training ranges demands that within naval aviation, we become much more innovative in combining live, virtual and constructive training.Flight time in the cockpit or crew station will always matter for our naval aviators, but our potential adversariescapabilities are evolving to the point where much of our most realistic training in the future may be done in a high-fidelity simulator, linked with an array of other simulators in a hi-tech, hi-threat environment that cant be replicated anywhere else. And flight hours are likely to become more scarce under budget cuts.Although we place affordability at the heart of everything we do, we will never lose sight of our true mission: Providing combat-ready aviation forces forward where, and when, they are needed most today, tomorrow and in the future. That mission may be harder to achieve moving forward but we will do everything we can to achieve it. Vice Adm. David Buss is commander of the Naval Air Forces.Financial problems continue at the School District yet no one seems accountableFor four years in a row, the Monroe County School District has been tagged by state auditors for lax bookkeeping, improper financial reporting and poor payroll processing, among other deficiencies. The big one this year: Failing to report a $2.1 million bond default for almost a year on the $36 million borrowed to build the Horace OBryant Middle School. Why the hell didnt anybody tell the School Board? School Board member Ed Davidson asked this week. Good question. Heres an even better one: Why has no one lost their job over the past four years with critical audits year after year? One year ago, in March 2012, board Chairman Andy Griffiths said board members expected to get monthly reports on steps to correct critical 2011 audit findings. What happened? Well, the boards chief internal auditor (Ken Gentile at the time) moved into a chief administrative office post with then-Schools Superintendent Jesus Jara. This, one month after board member John Dick called for heads to roll after yet another poor scorecard from the state noting the problem areas cited were repeats from 2010. He leveled a similar blast in February 2010 about the 2009 audit results: Weve had bad audits now a couple [years] in a row. To me, people should be let go. I think it sits with the whole executive team in the district administration. Thats the year auditors flagged $500,000 in improper spending on computer hardware and salaries for computer techs, and found nearly $8 million in district funds invested with no evidence that the actual securities, trust-receipts, third-party safekeeping receipts or anything else of record was obtained. The latest instance of financial mismanagement under scrutiny involves multiple change orders at HOB. In a move thats already brought yet more criticism, Griffiths has called a closed-door meeting with the superintendent, district Director of Operations Michael Kinneer, HOB Principal Mike Henriquez, contract construction manager Bill Sprague and representatives from general contractor Coastal Construction. Board member Ed Davidson will represent the board at the meeting and promises to bring back findings to the full board at a public meeting. After years of critical audits, a history of mismanagement of public funds and failing to report a $2.1 million bond default for nearly a year, the public has lost confidence in the districts ability to manage public money. For years, some board members have called for heads to roll. What will happen this time after yet another fact-finding session, especially one being conducted outside the sunshine? The publics patience is wearing very thin. This latest closed-door meeting is surely the wrong cure for what ails this district.GUEST COLUMNDespite cuts, naval aviation will remain strong BUSS CELEBRATING OUR PAST The two-month session of the Florida Legislature opens on Tuesday with Rep.Holly Raschein,Republican from Key Largo,representing the Keys. This is state Rep.Ralph Cunningham Jr.in his official legislative portrait from 1959. The Democrat apparently is the only person from Marathon to represent the Keys in the Legislature,which was established as the uni-cameral Legislative Council in 1824.It evolved into the bi-cameral Legislature we know today in 1845,when Florida was admitted to the union.Photo courtesy FLORIDA STATE ARCHIVES City signs off on sewermoneyKeys governments are optimistic and preparing to receive a second $50 million in wastewater grants through the state Legislature.Following the Monroe County Commission last week, the Marathon City Council on Tuesday approved the wording of an interlocal agreement between various Keys governments about how to distribute the money if its approved.The deal confirms that Marathon, which received nothing from last years initial allocation, would receive $20 million. The Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District would also receive $20 million, while the Florida Keys Aqueduct Authority would receive $5 million, Key West $4 million and Key Colony Beach $1 million.Gov. Rick Scott didnt include the grant in his proposed $74.2 billion fiscal year 2013-14 spending plan. But his chief of staff, Adam Hollingsworth, has told state Rep. Holly Raschein that Scott looks forward to signing a budget with the $50 million in it. City Manager Roger Hernstadt said the local governments endured a series of meetings and rewrites, but crafted a document that shows we know whats best for our community to complete all projects involved. The so-called $200 million Mayfield grant was authorized in 2009 and was supposed to be allocated at $50 million for four consecutive years. But the first of the money came last year after Scott and the state Cabinet approved it in January 2012 at a meeting at Stanley Switlik Elementary School in Marathon.That $50 million was split between Monroe County and Islamorada.I know how hard it was to put this together. I know what Marathon did [last year] by stepping aside for the good of the county. The governor has been clear that this money be used for everyones good, Mayor Mike Cinque said. In other business Tuesday, the council:Finalized language amending city code for special-event permit fees. The $85 charge used to be for events where more than 250 people would attend in an entire day. The council unanimously adopted City Manager Roger Hernstadts suggestion to change the language to read or more at one time.Finalized a homestead tax amendment to the state Constitution approved by voters in November. It applies only to residents at least age 65 with an annual income less than $27,590 and an assessed property value less than $250,000. The owner must also be a 25-year resident of that property. Qualified applicants under those terms would be exempt from paying municipal property taxes if his or her city passes such a law. The same thing for unincorporated Monroe County if the County Commission passes such a law. Agencies such as the School District, Florida Keys Mosquito Control District and South Florida Water Management District are not included. All Florida properties qualify for an initial homestead exemption of up to $50,000 provided the property is the primary residence. It expects state funding to flow southBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON Finally, closure to city pig lawAny more changes to Marathons law regulating swine are likely to happen when pigs fly. Last-minute citizen concerns were not enough to sway the City Council from finalizing the law on Tuesday that allows residents to keep pigs as domestic pets. Originally approved on Dec. 11, the council agreed to tweak it when Councilman Dick Ramsay said hed received numerous complaints about it. On Feb. 12, the council agreed on four amendments, including a prohibition on breeding pigs in city limits, and requiring male pigs to be neutered by four weeks of age and female pigs spayed within four months. My concern is that this ordinance, if enacted, may allow any pig in any residential district in the city of Marathon, Coco Plum resident Linda Berrigan said.Mayor Mike Cinque championed the law in an attempt to allow a pair of residents to keep their pigs after complaints were made to the city.Fellow board members agreed to Councilman Dick Ramsays suggestion that city staff report periodically on the status of the law. I would like to see built into this a quarterly report, assuming it passes, to this council as to whether this ordinance has caused any problems and whether it needs to be brought back up again, he said. Additional amendments include requiring pet pigs to be on a leash or otherwise restrained when outside the owners home, and that enclosures meet minimum setback requirements.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON


One of the things that just tickles me is showing young girls how to shake hands. I solemnly tell them that its important for a woman to have a strong handshake so they will be taken seriously and treated with respect. And based on my experience at a recent networking gathering, I may need to branch out to show the secrets of the handshake to adult women, too. We were getting along famously, until we shook hands.She took my hand in hers and promptly gave it a couple of shoulder-wrenching pumps, like she was trying to get the last drink of water out of a dying well.No doubt youve also experienced the Pump Handle as well as the YouOld-Cuss Arm Waggle, the Dead Fish Shake, the IWork-Out Crusher Grip, the Long-Time-No-See Shake and Back Thump, the ImReally-Sincere Double-Hand Shake and many more.Some of these are perfectly fine, depending on the circumstances. But there are some that should never be used.Like the Dead Fish: For some reason, many men (and even some women) think that women are delicate flowers or high-earning concert pianists who can use their fingers only while shaking hands. Their fingers touch yours in a gingerly fashion that makes it seem they are reluctant to touch you because you might give them cooties. Note: If a woman offers you a limp hand, go with it. She probably has greatgrandchildren or is member of some royal family. Never force a Standard Handshake on anyone.The true under no circumstances is the Crusher Grip. I have never had a woman do this to me, but some men like to use this knuckle-grinding grip as a way to show that they have way more testosterone than you do.Next up is the Arm Waggle. This starts out as a normal handshake, and then turns into a swinging hammock between your two bodies, moving the arm vigorously side to side from the shoulder. Woe betide you if youve got rotator cuff issues.The Double-Hand Shake is politiciansfavorite, although people in other professions use it, too. It starts as the Standard Handshake, then they place their other hand over yours for extra impact. And you just know, by the earnest look in their eyes, that if they had a third hand, it also would come into play because they really, really care. Avariant on this is the Upper Arm Rest. First comes the Standard Handshake, then the other hand migrates to your upper arm, which is variously squeezed, patted or lightly punched, depending on the circumstances. The Shake and Thump is mostly a guy thing, particularly between men who have deep affection for each other but dont want onlookers to think they have an intimate relationship. I have employed it myself, usually when Im going in for hug and hes got his hand stuck out, so we strike something of a compromise: I shake his hand, and stretch my awkwardly suspended hugging arm around his back for a couple of quick, gruff thumps. It all works out. Jackie Harder owns Key Dynamics Coaching and Consulting Inc. of Key Largo. She is a graduate of the Core Essentials Program of CoachInc. and a member of the International Coach Federation and the International Association of Coaches. Call 451-9295 or send an e-mail to Jackie@ key-dynamics.com. Saturday,March 2,2013 5A Keynoter KeysNet.com 11050 Overseas Hwy. Marathon, FL33050 Amy PutoREALTOR Cell 305-766-1745 Toll Free 800-366-5181 ext. 6525 amyputo@ g mail.comwww.MarathonFloridaKeysRealEstate.comCall me if you want to buy orsell! I JUSTSOLD these properties here in Marathon. Lookin g to SELLyour property in the Florida Keys? Look no further! You deserve a Realtor who g ives you valuable information weekly, responds to your needs promptly and g ets the job done!Ask for my free Weekly Market Report. 12399 Overseas Hwy. Slip 28 Marathon 12411 Oversea Hwy. Unit 28B Marathon 11600 1st Avenue Unit 18 Marathon MARKETPLACE Recent Real Estate SalesSALES vs. LAST YEAR: 160 percent Based on information from the Florida Keys Board of REALTORS, Inc. (alternatively, from the Florida Keys MLS, Inc.) for the period February 17 February 23, 2013. Key PricePriceDays Listing Office, Selling Office, AddressListedSoldListedListing AgentSelling Agent Big Pine 322 Sandy Cir.$220,000$220,00073Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Kathleen GomezKeyIsle Realty/Maria SanchezCudjoe Key 142 Galleon Ln.$550,000$519,000176Century 21 Schwartz/Ron WidmaierColdwell Banker Schmitt/Diane Corliss 20786 5th Ave.$649,000$605,00091Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Diane CorlissColdwell Banker Schmitt/Diane Corliss 1264 Rogers Ln.$749,000$615,00071Internet Realty of the Fl. Keys/G. MaclarenColdwell Banker Schmitt/Lisa Ferringo 22730 Buccaneer Ln.$367,000$365,00075Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Patti NicklessAmerican Caribbean R.E./Lynn LucasDuck Key 5032 Sunset Village Dr.$499,000$475,000253American Caribbean R.E./Kristen BrennerHawks Cay Resort/Margaret CrowleyKey Colony Beach 1025 Ocean Dr.$549,000$525,000296 RE/MAX Marathon Vacation R.R./Guy Mor eauAmerican Caribbean R.R./Karen Cooper 1101 Ocean Dr.$280,000$260,000132Coldwell Banker/B. Stevens, R. StevensColdwell Banker/R. Stevens, B. StevensKey Haven 94 Driftwood Dr.$3,500,000$3,500,0000Truman & Co./Terri SpottswoodTruman & Co./Terri SpottswoodKey Largo 3 Corrine Pl.$794,300$757,000396Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Sally StriblingColdwell Banker Schmitt/Team Newman 97501 Overseas Hwy.$299,900$297,000296Glenn Hoover R.E. Services/Glenn HooverGlenn Hoover R.E. Services/Glenn Hoover 54 Andros Rd.$1,095,000$1,035,000281Century 21 Schwartz/S. Livoti, M. PaceColdwell Banker Schmitt/Carol Brenn 724 Sharon Pl.$229,000$219,000173Century 21 Schwartz/Linda PerloffCentury 21 Schwartz/S. Livoti, M. Pace 26 Center Ln.$620,000$573,000133Century 21 Schwartz/Linda PerloffCentury 21 Schwartz/Mona Yeager 420 Collins St.$257,000$220,000113RE/MAX Keys Prop./Chris StanfordColdwell Banker Schmitt/Sally Stribling 112 Tweedy Pie Trc.$99,500$75,00072Keys Country Rlty. & Dev./Ellie DonofrioColdwell Banker Schmitt/Maria Barroso 31 Marlin Ave.$168,000$165,00064Moorings Realty/Tom KavneyColdwell Banker Schmitt/Carol Herdock 1207 Saratoga Ln.$299,000$270,00037Century 21 Schwartz/Robert ValenzuelaCentury 21 Schwartz/Robert ValenzuelaKey West 720 Elizabeth St.$449,000$415,0001752Prudential Knight & Gardner/Andrew BirrellPrud. Knight & Gardner/Andrew Birrell 200 Sunset Harbor$17,900$17,000670Sea Winds Realty/Donald HeislerMarlin Group Realty/Naomi Senger 1736 Johnson St.$324,000$324,000495Bascom Grooms R.E./Bascom GroomsSellstate Island Prop./Maya Thomas 920 Johnson St.$2,795,000$2,525,000493Compass Realty/Megan BehmkePrud. Knight & Gardner/Brenda Donnelly 2601 Roosevelt Blvd.$375,000$335,000246Gale L. Shepard/Gale ShepherdICAMCO R.E./William Robbins 808 Shavers Ln.$710,000$680,000187Prud. Knight & Gardner/Benton LangleySeaport Realtors/Steven Schwartz 3528 Sunrise Dr.$1,100,000$1,000,000175Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Victor MusmannoCompass Realty/Megan Behmke 3355 Donald Ave.$299,000$280,000151Schwartz Property Sales/Jimmy LaneCompass Realty/Megan Behmke 627 Southard St.$1,995,000$1,750,00093Prud. Knight & Gardner/Brenda DonnellyTruman & Co./Suzanne Moore 231 Southard St.$739,000$717,00075Seaport Realtors/Steven SchwartzPreferred Properties/Mary Readel 45 Spoonbill Way$254,900$254,90068Realty World Freewheeler/Claudette MellCompass Realty/Robin Mitchell 3930 S. Roosevelt Blvd.$274,900$265,00067Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Barbara CrespoC oldwell Banker Schmitt/Victor Musmanno 32 Seaside Ct.$449,000$449,00049Sellstate Island Prop./Melva WagnerCompass Realty/Robert Frechette 2603 Gulfview Dr.$699,000$679,00044Truman & Co./Roger EmmonsAt Home in K.W./Robin Van Mater 1213 Truman Ave.( *) $2,000$43,20034Prud. Knight & Gardner/Knight, GardnerPrud. Knight & Gardner/Knight, GardnerMarathon 95 Coco Plum Dr.$499,500$425,000237Key Colony Beach Rlty./Lynn GoodwinIsland Breeze Realty/David Grego 700 Copa D'Oro$1,195,000$1,100,000656American Caribbean R.E./Ginger HendersonExit Realty Fl. Keys/P. Morgan Hill 227 Anglers Dr.$499,000$487,000352American Caribbean R.E./Brenda TorrellaAmerican Caribbean R.E./Brenda Torrella 5800 Overseas Hwy.$499,000$375,000347Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Brian SchmittColdwell Banker/B. Stevens, R. Stevens 1240 91st St., ocean$224,900$205,000308RE/MAX Marathon Vac. R.E./Lisa FordRE/MAX Marathon Vac. R.E./Lisa Ford 442 89th St., ocean$289,900$259,000234Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Samuel WilliamsC oldwell Banker Schmitt/Elaine Zimmerman 115 Stirrup Key Rd.$62,900$62,900215Prud. Knight & Gardner/T. Thoman-WoodPrud. Knight & Gardner/T. Thoman-Wood 115 Stirrup Key Rd.$62,900$62,900215Prud. Knight & Gardner/T. Thoman-WoodPrud.l Knight & Gardner/T. Thoman-Wood 3677 Charnie Ln.$114,900$114,000196Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Leanne RueschC oldwell Banker Schmitt/Team Carricaburu 19 Sombrero Blvd.$79,900$75,000143Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Gidget JacksonAmerican Caribbean R.E./Bill Paulson 317 28th St.$90,000$75,000106American Caribbean R.E./Ginger HendersonColdwell Banker Schmitt/Robin Kluck 293 96th St., ocean$259,000$245,00077Exit Realty Fl. Keys/B. Daniels, L. HuttAmerican Caribbean/Kathyrn RummeryPlantation Key 116 San Remo Dr.$947,500$875,000567Realty World Freewheeler/Lisa FrinsRealty World Freewheeler/Lisa Frins 116 Harbor Ln.$595,000$540,000136Realty World Freewheeler/Jude LindbackAmerican Caribbean/Vanessa ChamizoStock Island 402 Balido Trc.$285,000$250,000257Coldwell Banker Schmitt/Sean FarrerColdwell Banker Schmitt/Sean Farrer(*) Commercial lease 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 Herbies)743-2020 5800 Overseas Hwy. #12-14Marathon Con g ratulations to the new owners of this commercial property! For your residential & commercial real estate needs, call me today at 305-289-6482. 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050Brian Schmitt Broker/REALTOR(305) 289-6482www .RealEstateFloridaKeys.com Give that person a handWhich variant of the shake do you use?COACHS CORNER BusinessJackie Harder CoachsCorner CLASSIFIED ADS 743-5551


Judges back online travel industryRejecting arguments that Florida counties have been shortchanged, a state appeals court Thursday sided with the online travel industry in a major legal battle about payment of hotel bed taxes. The 1st District Court of Appeal, in a 2-1 ruling, said companies such as Expedia and Orbitz cannot be forced to pay local tourist-development taxes on part of the money they collect from customers. The majority found that the disputed amounts relate to reservation charges not to the actual amounts paid to rent hotel rooms and described the companies as conduits. In this role, the companies collect the monies owed for the room, including taxes and fees, and pass on to the hotels the money for the room rental and the taxes on the price of the room,said the opinion, written by Judge Brad Thomas and joined by Judge Marguerite Davis. The consideration the companies ultimately keep is not for the rental or lease, but for their service in facilitating the reservation.But Judge Philip Padovano dissented, writing that the taxes should be based on the overall amount that customers pay. He wrote that he did not think state law was ambiguous on the issue, a rationale that a Leon County circuit judge cited last year in ruling in favor of the online-travel companies.It is not confusing or unclear, Padovano wrote. It imposes a tax on the funds paid by a tourist to rent a room in a hotel. The matter is no more complicated than that. The lawsuit and others like it in Florida and across the country focuses on a major part of the way online-travel companies do business. They serve as sorts of middlemen between travelers and hotels, charging customers for room rentals and fees related to providing the service.If online-travel companies were forced to pay touristdevelopment taxes on the full amounts they collect from customers, not just on the amounts that go for room rentals, it would cost the industry millions of dollars a year.Thursdays ruling upheld a decision last April by Leon County Circuit Judge James Shelfer in a case that was filed in 2009 and has involved 17 counties. State lawmakers in recent years also have grappled with the tax issue but have not agreed on a bill that could help resolve the disputes about the taxes.During oral arguments earlier this month, Thomas alluded to the Legislature considering bills about the issue, an issue he also mentioned in the 13-page majority opinion. As the trial court [Shelfer] here correctly determined, it is for the Legislature, and not the judiciary, to decide whether to apply the tax to the full amount ....Fights over the bed taxesBy JIM SAUNDERSNews Service of FloridaFriends recall the late WalkerPlans are in the works, but not yet complete, for a Key West service for Robert Walker, a former Keys schools superintendent and former chief of AIDS HELP who died Tuesday at age 68.Walker died of prostate cancer. He is survived by wife Celia, seven daughters and 10 grandchildren.Walkers long career in the Florida Keys includes stints as a teacher and guidance counselor at Horace OBryant Middle School, and as principal of what was then called Glynn Archer Junior High School.He was elected to a fouryear term as superintendent from 1992 to 1996. In 2001, Walker came out of retirement and started a 12-year run as executive director of the nonprofit AIDS Help, which provides services to people living with AIDS and HIV.Monroe County School Board member Andy Griffiths recalls his time working with Walker as both a board member/superintendent and principal/student when a young Griffiths attended Glynn Archer while Walker was principal. Griffiths recalled waiting in Tampa for a flight back to Key West with Walker following a schools function. Robert was so passionate about public education, he said. Wed talk on the macro level and we talked right through our flight announcement. We went to the counter and fortunately got on the next one. Then Robert just picked right back up where he left off. Griffiths recalled that in 1983, Walker was in charge of HOB when it was nationally recognized for achievement, prompting a meet-andgreet with then-President Reagan at the White House.When Walker, a native of Mississippi, retired from AIDS Help last year, Mayor Craig Cates proclaimed July 18 Robert G. Walker Day in honor of his years of charitable work.After learning of Walkers death, Cates said, We lost a very special man. He has made this community a better place and made a different in many lives. He will always be remembered for his integrity, family values and the way he was always giving back.Walker was a member, past officer and past president of the Key West Rotary Club, and served on the boards of the Key West Art and Historical Society, Florida Keys Area Health Education Center and the South Florida Health Foundation.KEY WEST By SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.com WALKER KeysNet.com Keynoter 6A Saturday,March 2,2013 9 Ct.Tanzanite W/Diamonds Peter Max Ladies 18K Pearlmaster, Diamonds Marc Chagall Large Diamonds Rolex Watches Itzak Tarkay H.C. Pissarro Joan Miro Salvador Dali Tennis Bracelet Diamond Earrings TUESDAY MARCH 5AUCTION 11:00 AM PREVIEW 10:30 AM HOSTED AT:MARRIOTT KEY LARGO BAY BEACH RESORTKEY LARGO, FL 103800 O VERSEAS HIGHWAY CALL 305 4530000 FOR DIRECTIONS ONLYFor information regarding the auction, call (770) 454-9201 during normal business hoursA rmed Sec u rity on Site. F ree Registration/ I D Re qu ired. I tems p ict u red s ubj ect to p rior sa l e and may not b e avai l a bl e at this a u ction. License #: A B 2 9 55 AU C O R, Au ctioneer #: AU 2762 Dion Ab adi 18 % B u yers Premi u m. T erms : V eri ed Checks/ All Credit Cards. 1 2 Ct. Diamond BraceletNorman Rockwell Emerald and Diamond Necklace DRUG DEALERS SEIZED ASSETSPUBLIC AUCTIONJEWELRY AND FINE ART SEIZED BY POLICE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES. Property from seized and forfeited assets auction. Bankruptcies and liquidation of Rolexes, large diamonds, ne art, and jewelry together with general order merchandise which constitutes the majority to be liquidated piece by piece.ALL ART AND JEWELRY AUTHENTICATED AND CERTIFIED. OVER 2 MILLION DOLLARS!! David Grego Owner/ Broker, Realtor, GRI Cell: 305-481-1296 Office: 305-743-8328 David@IslandBreezeRealty.net www.IslandBreezeRealty.net 12220 Overseas Hwy. Marathon, FL 33050 Listed Sombrero Beach Rd Listed & Sold 99th Street Sold Stirrup Key Blvd. Listed S. Bahama Dr. G G E E T T S S I I T T D D O O N N E E SOLD! SOLD! SOLD! SOLD! 442 89th Street Marathon I JUSTSOLD this 2BR/2BAHalf Duplex in Marathon! Lookin g to BUYorSELL property here in the Florida Keys? Call me today! 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050 Elaine ZimmermanREALTOR(305) 289-6509 Open 7 Days AWeek Fi r m taki n g n ew look at lawWith unintended consequences piling up, the Monroe County Commission voted Tuesday to pay engineering and planning firm Keith & Schnars $40,600 to conduct a wide-ranging study of county policies and the federal Coastal Barrier Resource System.Congress enacted the Coastal Barrier Resources Act in 1982 to protect coastal habitats, and the county in 2001 created a coastal barrier overlay district prohibiting utilities in such areas. The countys law was mostly related to the Lower KeysNo Name Key, a 1,000-acre island whose homeowners have been battling for decades over bringing commercial power there. Residents use solar panels and generators now.But there are coastal barrier areas up and down the Keys including in North Key Largo and the water underneath the Tavernier Creek Bridge causing problems the county never considered.County staff confirmed in November that it would not issue sewer-hookup permits to 32 homes along County Road 905 in North Key Largo because that area is included in the CBRS. The Key Largo Wastewater Treatment District learned of the issue just days before construction began to install a force main along the road. Amuch larger problem arose last week when the village of Islamoradas wastewater pipeline to Key Largo was called into question. An underwater portion beneath the Tavernier Creek Bridge is part of the CBRS.The County Commission was set to discuss the North Key Largo and Islamorada problems Tuesday, but postponed the talk until the next regular commission meeting in Key Largo on May 15. That will give Keith and Schnars time to begin its study.Also Tuesday, the commission had a lengthy discussion about the perceived inconsistency of CBRS language in the countys comprehensive plan and land development regulations. The comp plan discourages utilities in CBRS areas, while the overlay district prohibits utilities.The commission voted to let the Keith and Schnars study decide whether matching that language is necessary. It will depend on whether the study indicates CBRS language further protects the environment or does not offer the environment any additional protection.The commission approved 30 of 51 proposed tasks for Keith and Schnars. Three were proposed by staff, while Keys environmental group Last Stand, the Solar Community of No Name Key, No Name resident Beth Ramsay-Vickrey and Big Pine Key resident Joyce Newman, among others, requested 48.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comCOASTAL BARRIER RESOURCES ACT15TH STREET CLEANUP Off-duty Monroe County Sheriffs Office volunteers,along with a crew of jail trustees, load trash and yard debris on a new Isuzu dump truck Friday on 15th Street in Marathon.Sheriff Rick Ramsay has made cleaning up problem areas up and down the Keys a priority since being elected in November.Keynoter photo by RYAN McCARTHY Come visit our online photo galleries and submit your own photos at www.KeysNet.com/PhotosIN THE COURTS


Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM SATURDAY,MARCH 2,2013 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 9B Nike missile site Busy next weekend? If not,help clean up an Everglades relic of the Cold War.Story, 4B Mosaic on parade This could be a record:315 Keys artists collaborate on one mosaic.Story, 3B B Sports & Outdoors CommunityLifestyle Arts & Entertainment In rivalry,Lady Conchs get the winThe rain had subsided. The fans half the city of Marathon seemed to be there overflowed Key West Highs Back Yard park. It was time, on this Wednesday night, for the Conchs and Dolphins to play softball. It all began beautifully for the visitors. The Dolphins scored three-first inning runs, two on a double by Sacha Olivera. The damage would have been worse had not pitcher Desirae Laguna struck out Taylor Konrath and Ashlyn Katz. With Jordan Roney, a hard-throwing freshman in her third season as the teams ace on the mound, the Dolphins seemed to anticipate a successful evening. It would soon turn, though, into a disaster. Roney J-Ro, the fans called her was wild. Three walks helped the Conchs come back with five runs in their half of the first. Marathon misplays didnt help either, but came as no surprise to coach Andrea Murphy, who later said, If there was an error to be made, we made it. Roney hit the leadoff batter in the fourth and Key West went on to score four more runs, the last two on a double by Devin Osterhoudt. More unnecessary adversity confronted Roney when the first baseman dropped another throw and the shortstop and left fielder let a short pop fly fall safely. While Roney had more varsity experience, a more elaborate windup and a faster fastball, Laguna was the better pitcher for this night. After the first inning, she held Marathon scoreless on one hit over the next four.The lead soared to 11-2 in the last of the fourth after aThe usually stable Dolphin Roney beatenBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorPREP SOFTBALLBy BERT BUDDEThe ConchsRaquel Schoneck dives past Marathon catcher Ashlyn Katz to score in the fifth inning Wednesday night. Patriots overwhelm DolphinsThe toughest two-game stretch of the season did not get off to a great start Thursday for the Marathon High School baseball team.The Dolphins lost, 11-0, in six innings to District 16 opponent Florida Christian School.The Patriots, along with another District 16 opponent in Westminster Christian School, are two of the top Class-2Ateams in the state. Marathon was slated to host the Warriors Friday.Thursday, Florida Christian wasted little time building a lead, scoring four runs in the top of the first inning. The third and fourth runs came off long doubles, and catcher Kevin McKeon ended the rally by throwing out a base stealer.The Patriots added two unearned runs in the top of the third inning. The leadoff batter hitter walked and the next batter hit a high fly ball to left field that was lost in the lights. One run scored and the batter reached third base on the play. He scored on a base hit by the next batter to make it a 6-0 game. Meanwhile, the Dolphins struggled offensively and at one point struck out on six consecutive at-bats from the first to third innings. Carlos OFarrill had the Dolphins only hit a single in the third inning. Florida Christian added two more runs in the fourth, with the first coming on a one-out triple to make it 7-0. Atwo-out RBI single made it 8-0.The Patriots scored three more runs in the sixth inning to earn the mercy-rule victory.Marathon (4-3) is scheduled to visit Coral Shores Tuesday at 7 p.m.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON BASEBALLPhoto by KAREN McKEONMarathon senior J.C.Cadwell delivers a pitch in the DolphinsThursday loss to the Patriots. Canes lacrosse dominatesCoral Shores Highs girls lacrosse team ran its record to 3-0 with a Tuesday 14-3 win at Palmetto of Miami. Senior attacker Julia Lozano put seven shots into the Panthersnet, and made a pair of assists. Katharine Hamer added a pair of goals for the Lady Canes. Yuly Cabrera scored her first career goals for Coral Shores. Also scoring solo goals at Palmetto were Kaitlyn OLeary, Amber Hanson, Samantha Hickory and Cheyenne Harris. Rookie goalkeeper Taylor Nicoletti snared six saves during an awesome stint, head coach Mark Hall said. Results from the Lady CanesFriday game against a tough Western squad were pending at press time. Coral Shoresboys lacrosse headed to Sun Life Stadium today to play University School (3-1). The Canes (1-2) were outscored, 19-4, in a Wednesday loss at Ransom Everglades (3-1). Belen Jesuit visits Coral Shores for a 6 p.m. Wednesday match.BaseballMarathon High School (43) takes the field at Islamoradas Founders Park for a 7 p.m. Tuesday rivalry game against Coral Shores.The baseball Canes were 02 headed into games earlierGirls win, boys squad in action todayCORAL SHORES SPORTSBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer kwadlow@keynoter.comConchs split at Gulliver meetJack Gruba broke the Key West High discus record, sprinter Norman Lopez won three events and the Conch distance runners continued to shine during a track and field meet Tuesday with visiting Gulliver Prep. The Key West boys team won, 89-59, and the girls team lost, 93-51. Gruba threw the discus 147 feet, 7 inches, surpassing Doug Meekers record of 142-7, which had stood since 2000. Gruba had come to within two inches of the record at the previous meet against Coral Shores. Lopez, last seen as a ball carrier on the football team, won the 100-meter dash in 11.95 seconds, then won the 110 high hurdles and the 300 hurdles, events in which he had never competed.Quanzell Moore won the 200-meter dash in 23.5 seconds and anchored the win-Gruba breaks school record for the discusBy DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorKEY WEST TRACKPhoto by BERT BUDDEKey Wests Shayne Alongi clears the bar at 5 feet,6 inches to win the high jump during Tuesdays meet with Gulliver Prep.See Track,2BSee Coral Shores,2BSee Softball,2B


Road delay slows Dolphin nettersCount the Marathon High School tennis team among the unlucky motorists heading north through a monstrous Key Largo traffic jam Thursday. The Dolphins were delayed arriving for a match against Palmer Trinity School, and coach Chris Bull said it showed on the court. The boys lost, 2-5, while the girls lost, 1-5-1, with the No. 2 doubles match called because of darkness. The four hours in the vans showed, as players spent the first few games getting their legs under them, he said. Arevamped Falcons squad didnt help Marathons chances. The Palmer boys team was already strong, while the girls side added three United States Tennis Association tournament players in the off-season.Last years No. 1 is now No. 3 and they are now solid from top to bottom, Bull said.The Dolphin boys (3-3) lost all five singles matches. In doubles, Vincenzo Massaro and Riley Durkin won the No. 1 match, 8-5, while Jake Coldren and Emilio Alvear won the No. 2 match, 8-1. The girls team (2-4) had a similar performance, losing all five singles matches but performing well in doubles.No. 1 Jackie Clairmont and Savannah Schuhmacher won, 8-4, while Regan Durkin and Daniela Santistevan did not finish their No. 2 match.The girls had some winnable matches slip away but again showed their strength in doubles, Bull said.The Dolphins are scheduled to host Coral Shores High School Tuesday at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Marathon Community Park.By RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.com KeysNet.com Keynoter 2B Saturday,March 2,2013 Public Meetings Scheduled by and with the City of Marathon forMarch 2013Please note that more than one Marathon City Council/Board/Committee membermay participate in the meetings listed.City Council City Manager Mike Cinque, MayorRogerHernstadt Richard Keating, Vice MayorCity Attorneys Dick Ramsay, CouncilmemberGray-Robinson Chris Bull, Councilmember GingerSnead, Councilmember CITYOFMARATHONSUBJECT : DA TE: TIME: LOCA TION: Nearshore Waters Committee03/07/136:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. Community Image Advisory Board03/11/134:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. City Council Meeting03/12/135:30pmMarathon Government Center, 2798 Overseas Hwy. Community CPR Class03/13/129am-1pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. Code Board Hearing03/13/136:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. Parks & Recreation Committee Meeting03/14/136:00pmMarathon Fire Station, 8900 Overseas Hwy. To view the full City of Marathon calendarplease visit ourwebsite: www.ci.marathon.fl.usPursuant to Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, if a person decides to appeal any decision made by the City Council with respec t to any matter considered at any meeting or workshop noted herein, he or she will need a record of the proceedings and for such purposes he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made; which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. The C ity of Marathon complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are a disabled person requiring special accommodations or a ssistance, please notify the City Clerk at (305) 289-5020 of such need at least 72 hours (3 days) in advance. 02/27/13Published Keynoter 3-2-13 11050 Overseas Hwy. Marathon, FL33050 5800 Ove rs ea s Hwy., #12-14Ma r atho n 1101 W. Ocea n D r ive #33 Key Colo n y Beach Ba r ba r a Di r ect (305) 731-3212 Ru s ty Di r ect (305) 481-6889Ba r ba r a & Ru s ty Steve nsREALTORSWe LISTED & SOLD U n it 33 at Sea I s le i n beautiful Key Colo n y Beach We JUSTSOLD thi s comme r cial p r ope r ty located i n Ma r atho n .Looki n g to I n ve s t i n you r Ow n Piece of Pa r adi s e? Call U s Today! THETIMEISNOWBecome a non-smoker or lose weight ONLY $125.00 11400 Overseas Hwy.#203 Marathon 289-20083706 B N.Roosevelt Blvd.Key West 294-1277Timothy Kelly,LCSW HypnotistMember of the Florida Society of Clinical Hypnosis 3229 Flagler Ave Key West 294-6292 Locally owned and operated for 11 yearsEVERY DISPLAY ITEM ON SALE two-run single by Jewls Castillo. There was a questionable play at first base in the inning that sent Dolphins fans already miffed by ballsand-strikes calls into an uproar. Assistant coach Bob Roney (Jordans father) wasnt happy, either, and when he flung his cap he was ejected.In the bottom of the fifth, Raquel Schoneck walked, stole second and raced home on a hit by her sister Lauren. She dove around Katz, the ex-Conch catcher who had survived an earlier collision, then came back and touched the plate before getting up and jumping into the arms of coach Steve Wells as Conch fans roared with delight. Osterhoudt then drove a Roney pitch off the top of the left-field fence to score Lauren Schoneck. That abruptly, the Conchslongdelayed first home game of the season ended, 13-3, called because of the 10-run mercy rule. Marathon fans milled around afterward, still angry with the umpiring. One berated Key West Principal Amber Bosco, who had walked away after trying to sympathize with him. Wells was elated with his teams hitting.My girls always get up for Jordan, he said. Osterhoudt, aglow and ankle deep in the orange infield muck, talked about the rivalry between the teams. Theres no animosity, she said. Off the field, were all good friends.The long night was over. The teams filed out, the Conchs savoring a 4-1 record, the Dolphins contemplating a 4-4 mark. It began to rain. From Softball,1Bthis week against St. Brendan and Archbishop Curley (results pending at press time).TennisThe Lady Canes tennis lineup swept Key West High School, 7-0, in a Thursday match to remain unbeaten in team play at 6-0. Erica Williams scored an 8-0 decision at No. 1 to set the tone. We had a solid effort across the board, Cane coach Blake Fry said. Key West is much improved and played us tough at No. 3 and No. 5 but we kept the pressure on. Maria Lozada at No. 5 was down 2-5 but rallied to tie and win a pro-set 7-2 tiebreaker. Shes a fighter, Fry said. Other Lady Cane winners were unbeaten No. 2 Ellie Leopold, 8-3; No. 3 Juliana Penne, 8-4; No. 4 Rachael Walters, 8-1; No. 1 doubles Williams-Penne, 8-1; and No. 2 doubles LeopoldWalters, 8-2. Key West boyswon, 6-1. No. 2 Sam Nelson scored the lone Cane win. Coral Shores travels to Marathon on Tuesday. From Coral Shores,1BConchs still perfect at 6-0When Key West High junior Darren Miller came to the plate with the bases loaded and the Conchs trailing, 3-0, in the fourth inning Tuesday at Dade Christian in Miami, coach Miguel Menendez had a good feeling. And why not? In the previous game last Saturday against Royal Palm Beach, Miller had come through with a triple and sacrifice fly with the bases full. So why not a grand slam this time? I knew how hot he had been, so I expected him to come through in that spot and to hit it out, Menendez said. Miller drove a Nick Haber pitch over the centerfield fence, a homer that was all the undefeated Conchs needed in a 6-3 victory over the Crusaders that extended their record to 6-0. Entering the game with a .600 on-base percentage, Miller also doubled and stole two bases. His slam came after Greg Veliz and Steven Wells had drawn walks, and Andrew Freeman had been hit by a pitch. The Conchs had fallen behind, 3-0, in the first, when Connor Morris hit a three-run homer off sophomore lefthander Brandon Presley. The home run was one of only three hits allowed by Presley, who settled down to retire 15 of the next 17 batters. He gave way to Chris Garcia, who retired the side in order in the seventh. He showed a lot of character, Menendez said of Presley. It would have been easy to be down after the start he had, but instead he pitched as well as he could after that. Key West, which had only five hits, added two runs in the fifth on an RBI single by Chris Varela and an error. Wells singled in the sixth to extend his regular-season hitting streak to six games. The comeback did not surprise Menendez, who said, Our kids have shown an ability to keep fighting and to battle every pitch. That is the one quality I admire about this group. The things that we preach as a coaching staff are the things that they excel at. The Conchs, who played Gulliver Prep Friday night in a game completed too late for todays paper, will meet Westminster Christian at 7:30 tonight at Rex Weech Field.By DICK WAGNERKeynoter ContributorKEY WEST BASEBALL MARATHON TENNISLady Hurricanes sweep Key West Dolphins question umpiring crewning boys 4x400 meter relay team. Breanna Johnson won the girls 300 hurdles in 53.61.The other field-event victors for Key West were Meric Edge, whose 12-foot effort in the pole vault was a personal best; and Shayne Alongi, who took the high jump with a jump of 5-6. Alongi also won the 800-meter run in 2:15. As for the distance runners, Tristin Milliken won the mile and two-mile runs, Brock Guzman won the mile in 4:56 and Everett Wagner won the two mile in 11:05. Wagner also ran the third leg of the 4x400 relay, dramatically narrowing the gap, Because it was a dual meet, we were concentrating on points and not times, said assistant coach Terence White. The most impressive thing was that our distance runners all ran three events, which is a lot in one meet. The Conchs will compete in the Archbishop McCarthy Invitational today in Fort Lauderdale. From Track,1BEdge, Alongi are also winners


Acommunity outreach project is coming to fruition this month as 315 canvases forming a patchwork quilt are to travel throughout the Keys in a celebration called Connections Project: A Mosaic of the Keys. Its a project of the Florida Keys Council of the Arts with partners Art Reach, Artists in Schools, the Key West Writers Guild Award and the Tropic Cinema. The six-inch-by-six-inchinch canvases are to be hung together in a 24-foot mural that will travel from Key Largo to Key West over five weeks, starting Wednesday at the Murray E. Nelson Government and Cultural Center lobby, mile marker 102.5 bayside. It ends April 5, at the Gato Building, 1100 Simonton St., Key West. Each of six different displays open with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. with hors doeuvres, wine and beer. The Key Largo reception is sponsored by the Friends of the Key Largo Cultural Center, who invite art lovers to stay for the 8 p.m. opening-night performance of Song Man, Dance Man. The individual squares reflect the Keys, say organizers. Photography, fabric, collage and paints were possible decorations. Workshops staffed by volunteers were held throughout the Keys in February to encourage the widest possible participation.In the Upper Keys, many members of the Art Guild of the Purple Isles painted a mosaic, as did County Commissioner Sylvia Murphy of Key Largo.I agreed to participate because its something Ive never done, said Murphy. Ocean Reef Art League members joined in, making the connections project a true representation of all of the Keys. Modeled after a Door County, Wis., mosaic project, $30 reserves one of the artworks, which is awarded through a blind buy system. That is, the patrons will not know which mosaic theyll receive. Arandomly selected number system assigns the buyer an original artwork, which will be delivered by mail in April. Canvases may be purchased at each reception or through the Council of the Arts (295-4369). Additional Mosaic locations are March 11 to 15 at Royal Furniture in Marathon; March 16 to 21 at the Islamorada Morada Way Arts District and Walkabout; March 22 to 25 at Artists in Paradise on Big Pine Key; and March 26 to 30 at Royal Furniture in Key West. Receptions at the above locations are March 13 in Marathon, March 21 in Islamorada, March 23 on Big Pine and March 28 in Key West. Saturday,March 2,2013 3B Keynoter KeysNet.com 2059 Overseas Highway Marathon305.743.6341www.MarathonBoatYard.com Test Rides for Qualified Buyers Factory Reps and Repower Specialists On Site IN WATER DEMO DAYSATURDAY, MARCH 2NDFROM 9 AM TO 4 PM2013 INVENTORY ON THE DOCK Hotdogs, Hamburgers & Soda The Brazilian Steakhouse even vegetarians love!LibtinsTop Shelf Liquor -$5.00 | Muddled Margaritas-$3.50 Premium Bottled Beer-$3.75 | Domestic Bottled Beer$2.75 Well Drinks & Copper Ridge Wine by the Glass$2.50 Premium Draft$3.25 | Domestic Draft$2.25FTwin Conch Sliders $5.95 Wahoo Wings$.50 @ (min 6) Fiesta Key Fried Pickles $2.95Dollar Oysters $1 @ (min 6) Dirty Chips served w/ Prime Cut Beef & Jack Cheese$5.95Open 7 days a week with The BEST Ocean View for lunch & Dinner! MM 83.5 in Islamorada 305-664-9888 ~Gourmet Sa Br: Freshly made dressings, artisan breads, imported cheeses and specialties like hearts of palm, portabella mushrooms, sushi and soups.Bbatn Lena Dninf Extravaganza: 16 cuts of perfectly seasoned cuts of meat carved at your table, Beef, Pork, Chicken, Lamb & Shrimp plus the gourmet salad bar. Bbatn Exre:6 cuts of perfectly seasoned cuts of meat carved at your table, plus the gourmet salad bar.Bbatn Lena A La Cate:NY Strip, Filet Mignon, Lamb Chops, Maine Lobster Tail, Roasted Duck and Pork Ribs! All menu items are served with sides and the gourmet salad bar for an additional $10.The BEST Happy Hour in Town! 4 7 PM Monday FridayTWO LOCATIONSMM 83.5 At Whale Harbor in Islamorada 305-664-4940 21 Caroline & Duval St. In Key West 305-432-9440 29967 Overseas Hwy. Bi g Pine Key, FL33043 Patti Nickless, CRS, SFRBrokerAssociate(305) 304-6949Patti@BestKeysAgent.comScan to View Visual Tours Bi g Pine Key office is open 7 days a week for your convenience. Patti Sold Another Listin g Ready to Buy or Sell in the Lower Keys? Call Patti to make it happen! 22730 BuccaneerLn. Cudjoe Key Living Mosaic strings together artists315 combine to create one giant pieceARTThis is part of the mosaic that will be traveling the Keys through March. Come visit our online photo galleries and submit your own photos at www.KeysNet.com/Photos


Steamed clams deliver bigHow about some Asian steamed clams or mussels with broccoli rabe? Id love to claim that this wonderful recipe required hours of arduous research and testing (not to mention the expert application of all of my hard-won culinary skills) before I was able to settle on the exact proportions of its ideal ingredients. But Id be lying. In truth, I had almost nothing to do with it. The clams did it. Certain ingredients make meals delicious with very little effort on your part. Really, youd have to be an idiot to screw them up. Clams and mussels are especially generous, delivering a one-two punch of taste thrills: The succulent bivalves themselves and the deeply flavorful juices that stream out of them when theyre cooked. My favorite way to mess with clams is to steam them, as in this recipe. You toss all the ingredients into a pot, pile on the clams, put on the lid, crank up the heat, and presto! Ten minutes later the dish is done. The only problem is that the clam liquor at the bottom of the pot is so tasty that Im forced to sop it up with slice after slice of bread.Thats why I decided to bulk up this dish with broccoli rabe, a healthy and savory vegetable that absorbs some of the clam liquor as it cooks (though the clam liquor that remains still cries out for at least a slice or two of toasted country-style bread).As a way of blunting the vegetables slightly bitter edge, your first step with broccoli rabe is to blanch it. Cut off the tough ends of the stems, then boil it all in a large pot of salted water for two minutes. Next, drain it and transfer it to a bowl of ice water to stop the cooking and set the color. Finally, chop it crosswise into pieces about half-inch thick. The garlic, chili sauce, ginger and sesame oil in the broth are complements strong enough to stand up to the robustness of the broccoli rabe.After insisting above that theres no way to screw up cooking with clams, Ive got to emphasize one crucial step, a step to ensure that the little guys turn out tender: You need to remove each clam from the pot as it opens up.The first ones will be good to go after four or five minutes. The last clam might stay clammed up until five or six minutes later, by which time the first clams if youd left them in would be horribly tough.Thats it. Quick, easy, nutritious, delicious and satisfying. Try it and see if you dont end up happier than a clam.What youll need:Two tablespoons vegetable oil.One tablespoon grated or finely chopped fresh ginger.Half a cup finely chopped scallions (white and green parts).Three large cloves garlic, minced.One teaspoon Chinese chili sauce (or your favorite hot sauce).Half a cup dry white wine.Half a cup low-sodium chicken broth.Three dozen littleneck clams or two pounds of mussels, scrubbed well.Half a teaspoon sesame oil.Three cups blanched and coarsely chopped broccoli rabe.Eight thick slices country-style bread, toasted.In a large saucepan, heat the oil over medium high. Add the ginger, scallions and garlic and saute for one minute. Add the chili sauce, white wine, chicken broth and clams. Cover tightly and cook until the clams start to open.As they open, transfer the clams to a bowl. It will take seven to 10 minutes for all the clams to open. Discard any clams that do not open. Keep the saucepan over medium heat. Return the clams and any liquid in the bowl to the pan. Add the broccoli rabe, then cook just until heated through. Add the sesame oil and stir well.Divide the clams and broccoli rabe, along with the cooking liquid, between four shallow soup bowls. Serve each bowl with a few slices of toasted bread and a soup spoon.Start to finish: 30 minutes. Servings: Four. Nutrition information per serving: 450 calories; 100 calories from fat (22 percent of total calories); 12 g fat (0.5 g saturated; 0 g trans fats); 45 mg cholesterol; 52 g carbohydrate; 4 g fiber; 8 g sugar; 29 g protein; 500 mg sodium.The flavor, lean protein are winnersBy SARA MOULTONAssociated Press KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Saturday,March 2,2013 THE PORTER-ALLEN COMPANYINSURANCE Elizabeth M. Freeman David W. 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For all your real estate needs, call me today! 11050 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL33050 Pam N ada-CaleyBrokerAssociate(305) 304-9208 1149 Camino Del VientosMarathon Open 7 Days AWeek Mi ss ile s ite n eed s s ome s p r uci n gNot everyone knows it, but Everglades National Park is home to a former Nike missile site, a remnant of the Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis. On March 9, you can take part in cleaning up a little bit of that history. Although the park was established to protect wildlife, park managers issued the U.S. Army a permit to build the base within the park. In 1966, ABattery moved to the permanent missile site, HM69, inside the park. Official military use was terminated in 1979. It is now listed on the U.S. Department of the Interiors National Register of Historic Places. Volunteers are invited to join park staff to help preserve and restore for future generations the site, which holds an important place in U.S. history. Volunteers will remove brush and weeds from the fence line, launch sites and berms surrounding the missile barns. There will also be a chance for some volunteers to clean the old equipment that is on display inside the barn and sweep inside. Volunteers will also will get a tour of the Nike Missile Site (if numbers allow). Its a good project for anyone seeking to earn community-service learning hours. Anyone under age 18 must get approval from a parent or legal guardian. Volunteers will meet at 9 a.m. in the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center parking lot. After leaving there, they will follow park staff in a caravan of personal vehicles through the entrance station to the Nike Missile Site. The normal entry fee will be waived for volunteers accompanied by park staff. Park staff will wait about 15 minutes for anybody who shows up a little late, but anybody later will miss out due to the lack of staff to make multiple trips. So volunteers are urged to be punctual Be prepared for hot and humid weather. Participants are required to wear longsleeved shirts, sneakers and long pants to protect against exposure to sun, biting insects, poisonwood and ivy. Also, bring lunch, a refillable water bottle, hat and sunglasses. Be equipped for rain. There is no set end time; however most work projects last from three to five hours. There is no bathroom on the Nike Missile Site; the closest facilities will require volunteers to drive to them. Volunteers will receive a free entry pass, allowing you to visit Everglades National Park for free again. The Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center is at 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead. Coming north from the Keys, make a left at the Palm Avenue traffic light in Florida City and follow the signs to the park. Cold War past in middle of national parkEVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK Students at the George T.Baker Aviation School in Miami-Dade restore a Nike missile in a partnership with Everglades National Park.THE DINING TABLE How delicious does this simple clam dish look? Very delicious.Photo courtesy ASSOCIATED PRESS


ConchFest today at Bayview ParkFor the third year, a group of Key Westers stages whats called the family-friendly ConchFest, set for 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. today. Presented by the Rotary Club of Key West, the festival is to feature attractions ranging from food to creative wares at Bayview Park, on Truman Avenue at the entrance to the citys historic Old Town. Admission is free. Those attending can enjoy a conch cook-off showcasing the savory flavor of Key Wests favorite seafood. Traditional food and libations including conch fritters and conch salad are to be available for purchase, as are arts and crafts from on-site vendors. Among the scheduled activities are a co-ed softball tournament, cheerleading and gymnastics demonstrations, kidsactivities and performances by Key West High School students.Afree concert also is on tap, with live music by the Bubba System and Howard Livingston with his Mile Marker 24 band. Local dance troupes might appear, as well, according to event organizers. Money raised goes to the Rotarys college scholarship program.Seagrass expert speaks WednesdayJames Fourqurean, Southeast Environmental Research Center at Florida International University, leads a Key Largo talk Wednesday on Seagrass Meadows: A Foundation for Marine Ecosystems and the Florida Keys Economy. The session, part of the annual Delicate Balance of Nature series sponsored by Dagny Johnson Key Largo Hammock Botanical State Park, takes place at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park at mile marker 102.5 oceanside. The Keys are surrounded by one of the worlds largest seagrass beds, and contribute to the health and productivity of coral reefs and maintain the clear water of the Keys. Fourqurean will discuss the dangers to seagrass and why theyre important to our environment and economy. The session is at Pennekamps visitor center. Doors open at 7 p.m., the talk starts at 7:30 p.m. To find out more, call Elena Muratori at 451-1202.Island reading Orchid ThiefStaff at the Key West library has chosen The Orchid Thief as its One Island One Book choice for 2013.One Island One Book tries to get as many residents as possible reading the same book, then attend various events surrounding it. The Orchid Thief, by Susan Orlean and published in 1998, is a nonfiction book that tells the story of John Laroche, charged with stealing a ghost orchid from the Fakahatchee Strand, a state preserve in the Everglades. While following Laroches case, Orlean learns about the world of orchid growers and collectors, including the history of the obsession. Activities for One Island One Book include two screenings of Adaptation, a movie loosely based on the book; book discussions; and orchid-focused talks at the Key West Garden Club. For more information about One Island One Book, including a schedule of events, stop by the library at 700 Fleming St. go to www .oneislandonebook.blog spot.com or call 292-3595. Saturday,March 2,2013 5B Keynoter KeysNet.com MARCH Tax TalkFactsTag TalkFROMTHE TAX COLLECTOR March is the month when property taxes are due before a penalty is applied on April 1, 2013. For taxpayers who may be on the installment plan, your final tax bill for 2012 was mailed out on February 28th. Local Business Tax reminders were also mailed out. Real estate tax payments POSTMARKED after March 31st must be in certified funds and include 3% interest on the March amount. March is Prevent Blindness month. Adollar is all it takes to save the sight of children. Donate $1.00 or more to Prevent Blindness Florida when you renew your vehicle registration. Visit the website at www .preventblindness.or g The Tax Collectors Offices will be closed on March 29th, 2013, Good Friday. To register online for your Tourist Express go to Monroe.county-taxes.com/tourist L.A.Times crossword puzzle INVITEESSolution in the classifieds ACROSS 1Sympathy seekers 8Spring title on a beefcake calendar 13Chills out 18Almond-flavored liqueur 20Ocean floor 22Strain 23Heavenly ruler? 25The War Between the Tatesauthor Alison 26Cub with many dingers27Wight or Man:Abbr.28Party org. 29Alarm31Best-selling physician35Game with swinging and dancing? 37Im responsible 40Cohn played by Pacino in Angels in America 42Sea eagles 43Theban kings dinosaur? 46Bond girl Ekland 47Hubbub 50Polish targets 51Surfers gadget 53Stereo on ones shoulder 55Handed down, in a way 56Still in the game 58Kemo __60The Green Wall of China is designed to slow its expansion61City whose police cars sport a witch logo63__ Nostra 64Surpassed 66Klutz 69Economy-boosting govt.issue? 73Bootery spec 74Absolutely awful 76Writer Bagnold 77Crimean Peninsula city 79Ripped 80Fedora feature 81Pond flower 83Sweet__:drink additive 87As a group 90Prefix with -crat 92Revolutionary Chopin work 93Object in court 94Parishioners obligation 96Steaks served at roasts? 99Pianist known for his Beethoven interpretations 100See 62-Down 101Freaky to the max102Contraption that gives skiers a lift in more ways than one?106City in Pennsylvania Dutch country109Like some back roads110Goats cry 112Golden,in Paris 113Poetic dusks 117VersaVac maker 118Motto for the Untouchables? 123Grammy-winning Gorme 124Persian Gulf sight 125Warned 126Overhaul the lawn 127Low voice 128Getty of The Golden Girls DOWN 1Sunday ritual 2__ to PM:2001 Christina Milian hit3Eschews the doorbell4Purchases that give you a run for your money? 5Not __ 6Bus drivers course: Abbr. 7Zebra patterns 8Bks.in progress9Like some coll.courses10Cleansing rite associated with Easter11Collectible calculators12__ out! 13Empathize with 14Prosperous outlying areas 15Mattress brand 16Flutists warble 17__ wool 19__ buco 21Paint a picture of 24Patient attention, briefly 30Riding sidekick 32Workout count 33The Mustangs of the NCAAs Conference USA 34Doughnut box word 36Sun.talk 37U2 frontman 38Ill-fated king 391998 Sarah McLachlan hit 41Tic-tac-toe loser 44More fit 45Increase,with up 46Wild animal 47Humble home 48Maynards pal in s-s TV 49Rust,e.g. 52General __ chicken 54Corp.jet group 56Choir member 57Worn wreath59Hanging Gardens site62With 100-Across, petition 63Chewed stuff 64Ceramic pot 65Max. 66Sunbeam brand 67Make amends 68Tones (up) 70Marry 71Pie fruit 72Potent conclusion? 75Teachersorg. 78Louis XVIs queen 80Software development phase 81Boor 82King Kongs love 84Debussys Clair de __ 85Wordsworth works 86Popular 19th-century heading 88Barely ran? 89Fire truck device 91Money-managing exec 92River of Spain 95Where the action is 97Timeline beginning 98Widely used base99Largest U.S.union org.100Ballpark staples 102Dove 103Sandwich order 104Nourishes 105Name on a range 107Ice cream maker Joseph 108Aussie lad 111Lemony drinks 114German painter Nolde 115Salt in a lab 116Knife of yore 119Bar bill 120My man! 121Young __ 122Break down InviteesSolution in the March 6 Keynoter Crossword solutionSolution to the Feb.27 puzzle. 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Call me today! 12411 Over s ea s Highway #57A& 58A Marathon Open 7 Days AWeek Joe Dallas Jr.and Sr.unveil their new jazz quartet album, ,500 Miles,at 8 p.m.Wednesday at the Tennis Williams Theatres grand foyer on Stock Island.Table seats are $30 or $35,general admission tickets are $25.The concert will include Skipper Kripitz,Mike Emerson,Chris Burchard, Michael Gillis,Harry Schroeder,Peter Diamond and Melody Cooper.To find out more,call 296-1520.DALLAS SHOW WEDNESDAY Key Wester Viktor Slavov (center) is congratulated by his colleagues on the board of Literacy Volunteers of AmericaMonroe County after becoming one of 200 new U.S.citizens on Feb.19 at the U.S.Citizenship and Immigration Services Kendall office.He says I was the only one from the Czech Republicand that it took him 8.5 years to become a citizen.Photo by CONNIE GILBERTNEW U.S.CITIZEN LIVING BRIEFS


KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Saturday,March 2,2013 Lets start at the very beginningAvery good place to startWhen you read, you begin with Child (Gretyl): ABCJulie Andrews made famous the role of Maria from The Sound of Music.And anyone whos seen the 1965 film wont soon forget the childrensvoices singing the Do-Re-Mi song, which begins with the excerpt above. The Marathon Community Theatre, in an ambitious undertaking, brings the much-loved story to the stage for a month-long run starting March 7. Rehearsals for adult and youth players have been under way for months. And the attention will focus on the young actors who portray the von Trapp children: Zachary Perry as Friedrich the eldest son, Jessica Dake as Louisa, Bethany Roberts as the precocious Brigitta and Lucy Segard as Marta. Jacob Wilinski plays the youngest von Trapp son, Kurt, and Juliet Espinal is the youngest daughter, Gretl. The oldest von Trapp child, Liesl, is played by MCTactress Kara Pascucci, who also helped produce the Summer Stage pilot program last year where many of the young actors performed in The Marathon Cheese Police. The Sound of Music features community theater vet Gail Burnett as the highspirited Maria, Jerry Nussenblatt as Captain von Trapp, Marilyn Tempest as the Mother Abbess, Heidi Ferrel as Elsa Schraeder and Xavier McKnight as Rolf the telegram delivery boy. The ensemble cast includes Timmy Brown and Danielle Wilinski as the Duet from Herwegen; Karen Diehl as Fraulein Schweiger; Drew Dzkewicz as Herr Zeller; Mimzie Wilinski as Frau Schmidt; John Pabon as Franz the Butler; Natalie Ehrig as a new Postulant and Frau Zeller; Tricia Brown as Sister Anna and Baroness Elberfeld; Sara Engle as Sister Sophia; and Mary Ann Wimmer as Sister Berthe and a party guest. The Sound of Music was the final collaboration by Rogers and Hammerstein. The story takes place in Austria at the start of World War II. One of the most popular film musicals of all time, it starred Julie Andrews as a novitiate who becomes governess to a large family in 1930s Austria and charms both her charges and their father (Christopher Plummer). The film won five Oscars Best Picture, Best Director, Best Sound, Best Score and Best Editing. Best-known songs from the musical include Do Re Mi, My Favorite Things, and the title song The Sound of Music. It is the story of Maria, too high-spirited for the religious life, dispatched to serve as governess for seven children of a widowed The Sound of Music coming to MarathonAmbitious musical takes the stage March 7 to April 6Cast of The Sound of Musicincludes Gail Burnett playing Maria,along with the von Trapp kids.LAttitudes Staff Elsa,Max and the Captain during dress rehearsal for The Sound of Music, which runs March 7 to April 6 at Marathon Community Theatre.See Sound,8BBig cast brings energy to this s-era musicalThe Drowsy Chaperone, a modern-day spin on musicals of old, opens March 7 at The Waterfront Playhouse. Gorgeous 1920s-style costumes, designed by Kurt Alger, have been rented from the Maine State Music Theater for this major production, which is a musical within a comedy. On Broadway, The Drowsy Chaperone won a Tony Award. The New York Observer described it as smashing, witty and brilliant. I loved every mad minute of it. Chaperone features more than 250 costumes, an ornate set and a big cast of 18 that includes some of Key Wests best-known musical theater talent. The story begins with a reclusive musical theater fan, who chases the blues away by playing the album of his favorite musical, the 1928 hit The Drowsy Chaperone. When he drops the needle on the record, the show literally bursts to life in his drab apartment, morphing into a lavish Broadway musical. This fictional musical of The Drowsy Chaperone tells the tale of a Broadway starlet who must decide between her stage career and her true love. Mix-ups, mayhem and a gay wedding (in the old-fashioned sense of the word) accelerate the action on stage. The show also features a roster of hilarious 1920s musical character-types: the starlets debonair groom, a Latin lover, a ditzy chorine, a Broadway impresario, gangsters posing as pastry chefs, a befuddled dowager, her English butler and a chaperone who isnt so much drowsy as she is tipsy. (Drowsy was a euphemism for tipsy duringDrowsy Chaperone plays March 7-30KEY WEST 1920s-era musicals inspire The Drowsy Chaperone,which runs March 7-30.Song and dance man plays Key LargoFor anyone who remembers Joel Grays penultimate turn as the emcee in Cabaret, youll have the chance to see and hear a song and dance man cut from the same cloth. Jon Peterson has a string of credits on Broadway and the London stage. He performed the emcee role in the Broadway revival of Cabaret, as well as grabbing a Drama Desk nomination for his role OffBroadway in George M. Cohan Tonight! Peterson brings his song and dance chops to the Murray E. Nelson Government and Cultural Center for a limited engagement March 6-9. Tickets cost $20 at the door. Curtain is at 8 p.m., except for a 2 p.m. Sunday matinee on March 10. The program includes turns in tribute to Cohan, Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly, Bobby Darin and Anthony Newley. For those of you who dont make the connection, Newley was a British actor, singer, songwriter and director of some note, including co-writing and starring in hit musicals Stop the World I Want to Get Off and The Roar of the Greasepaint The Smell of the Crowd. He got his start as a child actor, performing as the Artful Dodger in David Leans 1948 film, Oliver Twist. Petersons own biography on stage and in music halls began with training at the Royal Ballet School in London, then performing inReprises roles of Cohan,Kelly, even Fred AstaireTHEATERLAttitudes StaffSee Chaperone,7BSee Theater,7B


Saturday,March 2,2013 7B Keynoter KeysNet.com Livingston Taylor in ConcertThe Studios of Key West _______________________ Two performances!Fri, Mar 8 & Sat, Mar 9 8pmOld Town New Folk Series Taylor weaves a musical spell at every concert. An unrepentant romantic armed with razor-sharp wit and a quirky view of the world.Concert sponsored by AudioVideoinParadise SeriesSponsoredby Margaritaville, Blue Heaven, and WLRN Tickets: $25 advance/ $30 day of show At keystix.com / 295-7676 Or TSKW / 600 White St. 296-0458tskw Come visit our online photo galleries at www.KeysNet.com/PhotosThe Nutcracker, The Dream and other productions at the Covent Garden, Richmond and Wimbledon theaters. His singing career got its start playing Rolf in The Sound of Music and eventually performing in Cats at the New London Theatre. Eventually, he arrived in New York and toured with the national company doing AChorus Line and later Cabaret. Petersons one-man show has been characterized as a high-energy tour de force that, with piano accompaniment, weaves together a narrative of favorite musical numbers with anecdotes, historical notes and jokes in a heartfelt homage to entertainment legends. Its being presented by the Key Largo Key Players in conjunction with the Friends of the Key Largo Cultural Center, 102050 Overseas Highway. For more information, visit www.fklcc.org .Key Players host PetersonFrom Theater,6B Jon Peterson Livingston Taylorplays StudiosSinger-songwriter Livingston Taylor returns to Key West for two performances March 8-9 at The Studios of Key West.The Boston-based performer toured with major artists such as Linda Ronstadt, Jimmy Buffett and Jethro Tull.Taylor began his musical career performing in Boston clubs and coffeehouses back in the 1970s. Over the following years, he penned numerous songs, including the Top 40 hits I Will Be in Love with You and Ill Come Running. He has two famous siblings in the music business, brother James and sister Kate. Tickets to the 8 p.m. shows cost $25 in advance, $30 the day of the show. Taylor is appearing as part of the Old Town New Folk series at The Studios of Key West. Known for his well-crafted folk repertoire, Taylors fans credit his wry humor and warm stage presence for his popularity. Taylor has released more than a dozen albums and won awards from ASCAP for his song writing, along with a Boston Music Award for Outstanding Folk/ Acoustic Act.Organizers of the show say: On stage, alone and armed with a single guitar, Taylor weaves a musical spell at every concert. Beautifully crafted songs and wonderful stories make his performances unforgettable.He last appeared in the Key West series in 2011 and tickets were a sell out. Tickets can be purchased online at www.keys tic.com or by calling 296-0458.Wrote Top 40 hits like Ill Come RunningMUSICLivingston Taylor Prohibition.) Chaperone won the Tony Award for Best Book (Bob Martin and Don McKellar) and Best Score (Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison), as well as the Drama Desk for Outstanding Musical. Waterfront producers describe the show as a rare combination of originality and blinding talent as it addresses the deep desire in all of our hearts: to be entertained. This 95minute, intermission-less show delivers multiple shows stoppers and an evening of entertainment guaranteed to set your spirit soaring. The Waterfront cast: David Black, Laurie Breakwell, Carolyn Cooper, Jeffrey Harwell, Andrew Hodge, Rhett Kalman, J. B. McLendon, Kristen Michelle, Bruce Moore, Michael Pallansch, Kyla Piscopink, Heather May Potter, Vicki Roush, Marjorie Paul Shook, Philip Griffin Tabb, Chris Tanner, Willie Alsedec and Danny Weathers. The creative team includes director Weathers, musical director Michael Fauss, choreographer Penny Leto, with assistance from Carolyn Cooper; set by Michael Boyer, lighting by Kim Hanson, props by Carmen Rodriguez and stage management by Trish Manley. The orchestra includes Michael Fauss (keyboards), Nancy 3 Hoffman (synthesizer), Jim Wist (bass) and Maxwell Zemanovic (percussion.) Tickets range from $25 to $55. To order online, visit www.Waterfront Playhouse.org or call the box office at 294-5015. Opening-night tickets include a catered postperformance cast party in the Sculpture Garden.Show stoppers celebrate musicalsFrom Chaperone,6B Vibrant colors Bartons hallmarkArtist Steve Bartons tropical paintings will be featured at Wyland Galleries of Key West March 6-11. Known for his strong brush strokes, rich textures and vibrant colors, Barton was best known for his works that captured coastal scenes along the California coast. Since then, hes expanded his repertoire and his work can be found in 35 galleries from Hawaii to Florida, even Puerto Rico. He also paints surfboards and organizers of his Key West show add: Barton is renowned for lighthearted, colorful scenes that capture the laid-back lifestyle of the Florida Keys. His canvases depict secluded beaches, tiny seaside cottages and inviting palm-fringed shores. Barton also applies his artistry to surfboards, adorning them with sundrenched tropical scenes. Wyland Galleries is at 623 Duval St., Key West. For more information, call 292-4998 or visit www .wylandkeywest.com.Artist visits Wyland Galleries March 6-11ART This is Island Life by West Coast artist Steve Barton.


KeysNet.com Keynoter 8B Saturday,March 2,2013 The Friends of the Helen Wadley Library will host an Islamorada Readers and Writers Seminar on Saturday, March 9, starting at 10 a.m.The program includes talks by six published authors, ranging from novels to technical books and selfhelp guides. Heres the lineup:10 a.m. Frank Derfler, Everyone Has a Book Inside The Hard Part Is Getting It Published. Derfler has authored 22 technical books and two novels.11 a.m. David F. Coppola, The Wisdom of Emotions, Building Genuine Happiness and Finding Inner Peace. Coppola is a life coach.1 p.m. Frank Hawkins, Ritters Gold. Hawkins, CEO of Hawk Associates, is a former foreign correspondent and business executive. Hell talk on How to Write a Thriller.2 p.m. Brad Bertelli, Snorkeling Florida: 50 Excellent Sites. Bertelli, author of four books about Florida and Florida history, has been featured in the Miami Herald and writes a bi-monthly column for The Reporter newspaper.3 p.m. Jana Vandelaar, The Puppy Tooth Fairy Clumsy Canine. Her topic: Laughing Through the Keyboard (writing can be therapeutic for both writer and reader). Vandelaar has a romance/adventure book coming out in June. And her column runs regularly in The Reporter newspaper.4 p.m. Jill Zima-Borski, Know That I Have Lived. Her topic: Memoir Writing as a Journey of SelfDiscovery. Zima-Borski is a former reporter and former Village of Islamorada council member.The Islamorada Library is at mile marker 81.5 bayside. Authors will bring copies of their books, which will be available for purchase.When Irish eyes are smilin. Well, you know the rest. Or you will if you participate in the Key Colony Beach St. Patricks Day Parade on Sunday, March 17. The wearinof the green is a good excuse to hold a community event, according to organizer Jack Crowley. Hes inviting organizations, clubs, lodges and individuals to participate. Vehicles, walkers, bikes even pets are welcome to participate.The parade assembly begins at 3:30 p.m. at the 15th Street Circle. All walkers meet at Sunset Park.The parade starts at 4 p.m. and ends at 1st Street and East Ocean Drive. Only one requirement to be in the parade, Crowley said: Just wear green. For more information, call 289-0371 or e-mail Crowley at jackcrowley@ windstream.net. Regal Cinemas Searstown,Key West,294-0000 All shows that start before 4 p.m play only on weekends. 21 and Over (R):1:30,4:30,7:20 and 9:50 p.m. Jack the Giant Slayer 3D (PG-13):1:00,4:00,7:00 and 9:35 p.m. The Last Exorcism Part II (PG-13):2:00,4:45,7:50 and 10:10 p.m. Snitch (PG-13):2:15,5:00,7:30 and 10:00 p.m. Escape from Planet Earth (PG):9:45 p.m. Escape from Planet Earth 3D (PG):7:40 p.m. Identity Thief (R):1:45,4:15,7:10 and 9:40 p.m.Tropic Cinema 416 Eaton St.,Key West,295-9493 Django Unchained (R):2:15,5:45 and 8:50 p.m. Amour (PG-13):1:45,4:10,6:40 and 9:00 p.m. Hyde Park on Hudson (R):2:00,4:00,6:10 and 8:15 p.m. Silver Linings Playbook (R):1:30,4:00,6:30 and 8:45 p.m.Marathon Community Cinema 5101 Overseas Highway,Marathon,743-0288 Life of Pi (PG):Weekdays:7:00 and 9:30 p.m.;Saturday and Sunday:2:00,7:00 and 9:30 p.m.Tavernier Towne Cinema Tavernier Mall,Tavernier,853-7003 Jack the Giant Slayer (PG-13):1:55 and 6:55 p.m. Jack the Giant Slayer 3D (PG-13):4:30 and 9:30 p.m. The Last Exorcism Part II (PG-13):2:15,4:40,7:35 and 9:50 p.m. A Good Day to Die Hard (R):2:05,4:40,7:20 and 9:45 p.m. Identity Thief (R):1:45,4:25,7:05 and 9:40 p.m. Quartet (PG-13):2:05,4:35,7:20 and 9:45 p.m. Keys Movie Times Music by RICHARD RODGERS Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II Book by HOWARD LINDSAY and RUSSEL CROUSE PlayingMarch 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 24 (mat), 28, 29, 30. April 4, 5, 6.Evening Curtain is 8 p.m. Matinee Curtain is 3 p.m.Locals Discount Night Friday, March 8thTickets are $24. Ask About Group Discounts!tICKETS & iNFO cALL 305-743-0994Director Ann Hart Producer Cheryl Wilcox Musical Director Michael Edwards Assistant Director Devin Clarke Childrens Director Kris Teaguewww.marathontheater.org 5101 Overseas Hwy, Oceanside Marathon Community TheatrePresents At Beautiful Rainbow Bend Resort Mile Marker 58,Grassy Key Reservations 289-1554 Credit Cards Accepted The only thing we overlook is the ocean.Open 7 days a week Dinner 4:30 10pm Breakfast 7:30 10amCasual,Gourmet Oceanfront Dining L Attitudes review Feb. 1, 2002Filet Mignon butter tender andcooked to perfection Sunset DinnersNo w only $15.95per person7 nights a week(except holidays)Must be seated by 5:15 pm 91298 Overseas Hwy, Tavernierbbtheatres.com NOWALLDIGITAL! SHOWTIMES FOR FRI. 03/01 Thurs. 03/07 Jack the Giant Slayer (PG13) 3D 4:30; 9:30* 2D 1:55; 6:55Quartet (PG13) 2:05; 4:35; 7:20; 9:45 Last Exocism (PG13) 2:15; 4:40; 7:35; 9:50 *A Good Day to Die Hard (R) 2:05; 4:40; 7:20; 9:45 *Identity Thief (R) 1:45; 4:25; 7:05; 9:40 Sorry no passes *Fri. and Sat. onlyAustrian naval Captain. Her growing rapport with the youngsters, coupled with her generosity of spirit, gradually captures the heart of the stern Captain, and they marry. Returning from their honeymoon, the couple discovers Austria has been invaded by the Nazis, who demand the captains immediate service in the navy. The familys narrow escape over the mountains to Switzerland on the eve of World War II provides an inspirational finale. MCTs production of The Sound of Music features an all-volunteer cast and crew led by director Ann Hart and producer Cheryl Wilcox. Hart retired from the dance world in 1990 and moved to the Keys. She joined MCTin 1993 and has volunteered as a director, choreographer, performer and board member. She is the vice president of productions. Wilcox joined MCTin 2001 and has worn many theater hats, including dance teacher, choreographer and performer on stage. They have been working with an all star production team including Michael Edwards as the music director and sound designer, Devin Clarke as the assistant director and Kristeen Teague as the childrens director. Tickets cost $24. Theatergoers who attend the March 7 show are invited, at no extra cost, to join the cast and crew for an opening night celebration following the show. There is a local discount night on March 8. Group discounts are also available. For tickets and information call the MCTbox office at 743-0994. The Sound of Music is playing March 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 24 (Sunday matinee performance), 28, 29, 30, and April 4, 5 and 6 at the Middle Keys playhouse. The doors open 30 minutes prior to curtain. Evening curtain is 8 p.m. and the matinee curtain on March 24 is 3 p.m. Marathon Community Theatre is located at 5101 Overseas Highway, around the corner from the Plaza Grill. The box office is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays during the run. Prior to each performance, theater patrons can enjoy the Florida Keys Watercolor Societys annual juried art show exhibited in the MCTgallery.Locals discount night of March 8From Sound,6B Renaissance artifacts featuredCan you guess what the Muggles have in common with Spanish ship captains who plied the Caribbean waters in the 1600s? If you know your astronomy, you may have guessed astrolabe, a device used by sailors to navigate the seas and by astronomers to navigate the stars. Its part of a special exhibit, Harry Potters World, thats opened at the Mel Fisher Maritime Museum in Key West. British author J.K. Rowlings wildly successful Harry Potter series draws on Renaissance lore, traditions and science to create many of the magical effects depicted in the novels and later translated to the screen. Mel Fisher curators say the Harry PottersWorld exhibit includes artifacts from shipwrecks recovered by Fisher and his crews off the coast of Key West.Artifacts include Renaissance swords, surgical tools, cooking pots, and a solid gold poison cup all of which were found from the Atocha shipwreck site. The cup once held a bezoar stone, which ancients believed could neutralize poison. The word bezoar comes from Persian and means antidote. In the Potter series, bezoar stones are used by the magical community for a similar reason. The Harry Potters World exhibit also features an authentic mariners astrolabe, a device used for thousands of years by astronomers and sailors. The astrolabe most likely inspired Rowlings fictional Time-Turner used in the Harry Potter series. In conjunction with the exhibit, the museum is offering a special Muggle Studies education series to explore the science and lore of wind, stars, and sea turtles. These classes are appropriate for a range of ages and are offered separately throughout the spring or as part of the museums Spring Break childrens classes, March 25-28. I will also be going into the classrooms to offer these special classes, said Shannon Burgess, the museums education coordinator. Its a great way to introduce students to science and history by using a story that they already love. The Mel Fisher Maritime Museum, located at 200 Greene St., is open daily. Locals can ask for a half-price discount with a valid Monroe County ID. Harry Potters World and the museums Renaissance programming are expected to continue through August On display throughout the museum are rare and authentic Renaissance artifacts recovered from the Spanish galleons Nuestra Senora de Atocha and Santa Margarita which sank off the coast of Key West in 1622. The museum is also reviving Museum Movie Night, on Wednesday nights throughout March. These are free movies shown in the museums courtyard that range from fun classics to specials that feature the shipwrecks that the Mel Fisher Museum is most known for, adds Melissa Kendrick, the museums CEO. For more information, call 294-2633, Ext. 20 or email sburgess@mfmm.org. More information about the Mel Fisher Maritime Museum can be found at www.melfisher.org .Mel Fisher adding exhibit, science classesKEY WESTAn astrolabe,gold and other artifacts featured in Harry PottersWorld exhibit. 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Saturday,March 2,2013 9B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN Ad# 388484 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2008-CA-437M U.S. BANK NATIONAL ASSOCIATION, AS TRUSTEE ON BEHALF OF THE HOLDERS OF THE ADJUSTABLE RATE MORTGAGE TRUST 2007-1, ADJUSTABE RATE MORTGAGE-BACKED PASSTHROUGH CERTIFICATES, SERIES 2007-1, Plaintiff, v. LAURENCE ALBRECHT; THE UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF LAURENCE ALBRECHT; CYNTHIA ALBRECHT; ANY AND ALL UNKNOWN PARTIES CLAIMING BY, THROUGH, UNDER, AND AGAINST THE HEREIN NAMED INDIVIDUAL DEFENDANT(S) WHO ARE NOT KNOWN TO BE DEAD OR ALIVE, WHETHER SAID UNKNOWN PARTIES MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST AS SPOUSES, HEIRS, DEVISEES, GRANTEES, OR OTHER CLAIMANTS; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED, AS NOMINEE FOR SELECT PORTFOLIO SERVICING, INC.; TENANT #1, TENANT #2, TENANT #3, and TENANT #4 the names being fictitious to account for parties in possession Defendants NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure ("Final Judgment") dated February 5th, 2013, and entered in Case No. 2008-CA-437M of the Circuit Court of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit in and for Monroe County, Florida, wherein U.S. Bank National Association, As Trustee On Behalf Of The Holders Of The Adjustable Rate Mortgage Trust 2007-1, Adjustable Rate Mortgage-Backed PassThrough Certificates 2007-1 is the Plaintiff, and Laurence Albrecht, Cynthia Albrecht, and Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc, as Nominee for Select Portfolio Servicing, Inc. are the Defendants, I shall sell to the highest bidder for cash at a public sale on March 21st, 2013 at 11:00 am on the front courthouse steps at 500 Whitehead Street, Key West, Florida 33040, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: Lot 9, Block 2 of Sombrero Beach Village according to the Plat thereof recorded in Plat Book 5, Page 86 of the Public Records of Monroe County, Florida. **ANY PERSON CLAIMING AN INTEREST IN THE SURPLUS FROM THE SALE, IF ANY, OTHER THAN THE PROPERTY OWNER AS OF THE DATE OF LIS PENDENS MUST FILE A CLAIM WITHIN SIXTY (60) DAYS AFTER THE SALE. ** DATED this 13th day of February, 2013. AMY HEAVILIN As Clerk & Comptroller of said Court By: Tammy L. Marciel Deputy Clerk IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, PERSONS IN NEED OF A SPECIAL ACCOMMODATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROCEEDING SHALL, WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME PRIOR TO ANY PROCEEDING, CONTACT SUSIE THOMAS, COMMUNITY SERVICES DIRECTOR AND ADA COORDINATOR AT 305-289-4103 OR DIANE CLAVIER, CITY CLERK AT305-289-5020, OR 1-800-9558771 (TDD), OR 1-800-9558770 (V), VIA FLORIDA RELAY SYSTEM. Published March 2, 9, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 390601 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 44 2011 CA 000321 MR BANKUNITED Plaintiff, vs. RUBEN B. URRUTIA A/K/A RUBEN URRUTIA; ODETTE URRUTIA A/K/A ODETTE C. URRUTIA; INDIES ISLAND CONDOMINUM A SSOCIATION, INC., A FLORIDA NOT-FOR PROFIT CORPORATION; BANK OF A MERICA, NA; TAX COLLECTOR FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; Defendants. NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Judgment of Foreclosure dated January 25th, 2013, and entered in Case No. 44 2011 CA 000321 MR, of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for MONROE County, Florida. BANKUNITED is Plaintiff and RUBEN B. URRUTIA A/K/A RUBEN URRUTIA; ODETTE URRUTIA A/K/A ODETTE C. URRUTIA; INDIES ISLAND CONDOMINUM A SSOCIATION, INC., A FLORIDA NOT-FOR PROFIT CORPORATION; BANK OF A MERICA, NA; TAX COLLECTOR FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA; are defendants. I will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash at THE FRONT DOOR OF THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, LESTER BUILDING, AT 500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST IN MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA 33040, at 11:00 a.m., on the 12th day of March, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: A PARTMENT UNIT 10, INDIES ISLAND CONDOMINIUM, ACCORDING TO THE DECLARATION OF CONDOMINIUM THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 681, PAGE 222, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. A PN# 00377770-001000 a/k/a 1129 PEBBLE BEACH LANE UNIT 10, MARATHON, FLORIDA 33050. A 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. Dated this 30th day of January, 2013. A my Heavilin A s Clerk of said Court By Tammy L. Marciel A s Deputy Clerk If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in a court proceeding or event, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cheryl Alfonso, 302 Fleming Street, Key West, FL 33040, (305) 292-3423, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days; if you are hearing or voice impaired call 711. Submitted by: Kahane & Associates, P.A. 8201 Peters Road, Ste.3000 Plantation, FL 33324 Telephone: (954) 382-3486 Telefacsimile: (954) 382-5380 Designated service email: notice@kahaneandassociates. com Published February 23, March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 394903 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 11-CA-924-P MEHRDAD ELIE, Plaintiff, v. GREGORY CUTULI, Defendant, NOTICE OF SHERIFFS SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that under and by virtue of a Notice of Recording of Foreign Judgment entered by the Circuit Court in and for Monroe County, Florida on the 24th day October, 2011, and by virtue of a Writ of Execution issued in the above styled cause on the 4th day of October, 2012, I, Richard A. Ramsay, Sheriff of Monroe County, Florida have levied upon and will offer for sale and sell to the highest bidder for cash, subject to any mortgages or liens thereon, in the morning on the 26th day of March, 2013, at 11:30 A.M. at Guys Towing, 99275 Overseas Highway #4, Key Largo, Florida, the interests of defendant GREGORY CUTULI in execution, in the following described property, subject to any and all other liens, taxes, j ud g ments, jg or encumbrances whatsoever: SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY 2012 Magi Tilt boat trailer License Plate No. 889PFZ, Decal No. 11246422 DATED this 19th day of February 2013. Richard A. Ramsay, Sheriff Monroe County, Florida BY:Rachelle Gates, Supervisor Civil Process Division Published February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 395125 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO: 11-CA-924-P MEHRDAD ELIE, Plaintiff, v. GREGORY CUTULI, Defendant, NOTICE OF SHERIFFS SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that under and by virtue of a Notice of Recording of Foreign Judgment entered by the Circuit Court in and for Monroe County, Florida on the 24th day October, 2011, and by virtue of a Writ of Execution issued in the above styled cause on the 4th day of October, 2012, I, Richard A. Ramsay, Sheriff of Monroe County, Florida have levied upon and will offer for sale and sell to the highest bidder for cash, subject to any mortgages or liens thereon, in the morning on the 26th day of March, 2013, at 10:00 A.M. at Coral Bay Marina 601 Mastic St., Islamorada, Florida, the interests of defendant GREGORY CUTULI in execution, in the following described property, subject to any and all other liens, taxes, judgments, or encumbrances whatsoever: SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION OF PROPERTY Vessel: Year: 2000 Make DZX Hull ID: EPY66274E000 with the following attached: Engines: 1999 Yamaha 200 hp motor: SR#LZ200TX??6K1X100412T 1999 Yamaha 200hp motor: SR# Z200TXRY6G6X100?43T Equipment: Clarion AM/FM radio Raymarine Raymarine 215DC (VHF Radio) Raymarine RL80C DATED this 19th day of February 2013. Richard A. Ramsay, Sheriff Monroe County, Florida BY:Rachelle Gates, Supervisor Civil Process Division Published February 23, March 2, 9, 16, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 395178 The Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe will hold two community forums to discuss the new service delivery model for early care and education services in Monroe County. The sessions are scheduled as follows: 1)Wednesday, March 13thBurton Memorial Church Hall 93001 Overseas Hwy, MM 93 Tavernier from 6:30-8:30pm 2) Thursday, March14thGato Building, 1st Floor Conference Room, 1100 Simonton Street Key West from 6:30-8:30pm For additional information, please call 305-296-5557. Mary A. Williams Managing DirectorMonroe County Early Learning Coalition of Miami-Dade/Monroe Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 395557 AMENDED NOTICE OF FORECLOSURE SALE BY CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Notice is hereby given that the undersigned, AMY HEAVILIN, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Monroe County, Florida, will on the 4TH DAY OF MARCH 2013 at 11:00 AM 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 p ro p ert y situated in Monroe ppy County, Florida, to wit: Parcel no. 93W in KEYS R.V. /MOBILE HOME CONDOMINIUM, INC, according to the Declaration of condominium thereof as recorded in O.R. 2039 at page 5 of the Public Records of Monroe County, Florida, and any amendments thereto, together with an undivided interest in the common elements appurtenant thereto and Boat Dock Space 93W, as a limited common element, as identified in the Declaration. Pursuant to the FINAL JUDGMENT OF FORECLOSURE entered in a case in said Court, the style of which is: ROBERT L. PHILLIPS; M Anne Phillips Plaintiffs VS. Thomas Cardenas; Unknown Spouse of Thomas Cardenas; Thomas Cardenas, II; Unknown Spouse of Thomas Cardenas II, KEYS RV/MOBILE HOME CONDOMINIUM A SSOCIATION INC; John Doe; JANE DOE Defendants A nd the Docket Number of which is Number 12-CA-000096-M WITNESS my hand and the Official Seal of Said Court, this 19th day of February 2013 A MY HEAVILIN 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 February 23, March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 397509 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION File No. 13-CP-21-K Lower Keys IN RE: ESTATE OF ELIZABETH A. GUPPY Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Elizabeth A. Guppy deceased, whose date of death was January 27, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Monroe County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 500 Whitehead Street, Key West, Florida 33040. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court WITHIN THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedents estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN SECTION 733.702 OF THE FLORIDA PROBATE CODE WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is February 23, 2013. Personal Representative: Christina M. Parker 29454 Louise Big Pine Key, Florida 33043 Attorney for Personal Representative: Richard E. Warner Attorney for Personal Representative Florida Bar Number: 283134 RICHARD E WARNER, P.A. P.O. Box 501317 12221 Overseas Highway Marathon, FL 33050-1317 Telephone: (305) 743-6022 Fax: (305) 743-6216 E-Mail: richard@rewarnerlaw.com Published February 23, March 2, 2013. Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 400358 NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR COMPETITIVE SOLICITATIONS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on April 30, 2013 at 5:00 P.M. the Monroe County Purchasing Office will receive and open sealed responses for the following: CAPITAL PROJECT (BRICK AND MORTAR) FUNDING APPLICATION MONROE COUNTY TOURIST DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA Requirements for submission, the application, and the selection criteria must 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 Purchasing Office located at The Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, Room 2-213, Key West, Florida. All Responses must be sealed and must be submitted to the Monroe County Purchasing Office. Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 402363 Meeting Notice The Monroe County Tourist Development Council will hold their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday March 19, 2013 at 10:00 AM at the Doubletree Grand Key Resort, 3990 S. Roosevelt Blvd., Key West. The Visit Florida Keys Corporation will also convene during this meeting. All Tourist Development Council Meetings are open to the public. ADA ASSISTANCE: If you are a person with a disability who needs special accommodations in order to participate in this proceeding, please contact the County Administrators Office, by phoning (305) 2924441, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. 5:00 p.m., no later than five (5) calendar days prior to the scheduled meeting; if you are hearing or voice impaired, call "711". Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 402571 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 12-CA-405-P FIRST STATE BANK OF THE FLORIDA KEYS, a Banking Corporation, Plaintiff, vs. SARA L. DiGIUSEPPE, UNITED STATES OF A MERICA DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY, TENANT #1 and TENANT #2 Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated February 22, 2013 entered in Civil Case No. 12 CA 405 P of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for Monroe County, Florida, wherein FIRST STATE BANK OF THE FLORIDA KEYS, is Plaintiff and SARA L. DiGIUSEPPE, et al., are Defendant(s). I will sell to the highest bidder for cash, at the Monroe County Courthouse, Front Door, 500 Whitehead Street, Key West at 11:00 oclock a.m. on the 20th day of March, 2013 the following described property as set forth in said Final Summary Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure, to wit: Lot 4, Block 3, Revised Plat of Sherrill Park, According to the Plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 5 at Page 47 of the Public Records of Monroe County Florida, together with the 1970 Shal Mobile Home affixed to the property, (Serial Number 10107), Title No. 3973261. STREET ADDRES: 186 ARBOR LANE, TAVERNIER, FLORIDA 33070. A ny 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. DATED this 25th day of February, 2013. A MY HEAVILIN Clerk of Circuit Court (Circuit Court Seal) BY: Jennifer Settoon Deputy Clerk Jessica Rothenberg, Esq. Hershoff Lupino & Yagel, LLP A ttorneys for Plaintiff 90130 Old Highway Tavernier, FL 33070 Tel: (305) 852-8440 Fax: (305) 852-8848 Published March 2, 9, 2013. Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 402986 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CASE NO.: 2012-CA-577-P FIRST STATE BANK OF THE FLORIDA KEYS, a Banking Corporation, Plaintiff, vs. PAUL M. SEBASTIAN and RENEE C. SEBASTIAN, EDENAIRE PARK ASSOCIATION, INC., Defendants. NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to a Final Summary Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure dated February 22, 2013 entered in Civil Case No. 12 CA 577 P of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for Monroe County, Florida, wherein FIRST STATE BANK OF THE FLORIDA KEYS, is Plaintiff and PAUL M. SEBASTIAN and RENEE C. SEBASTIAN, et al., are Defendant(s). I will sell to the highest bidder for cash, at the Monroe County Courthouse, Front Door, 500 Whitehead Street, Key West at 11:00 oclock a.m. on the 20th day of March, 2013 the following described property as set forth in said Final Summary Judgment of Mortgage Foreclosure, to wit: Lot 21, Block 2, Edenaire, according to the Plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 4, Page 32, of the Public Records of Monroe County, Florida. 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. DATED this 25th day of February, 2013. AMY HEAVILIN Clerk of Circuit Court (Circuit Court Seal) BY: Jennifer Settoon Deputy Clerk Jessica Rothenberg, Esq. Hershoff Lupino & Yagel, LLP Attorneys for Plaintiff 90130 Old Highway Tavernier, FL 33070 Tel: (305) 852-8440 Fax: (305) 852-8848 Published March 2, 9, 2013. Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 406331 Alexs Auto Wrecking & Parts gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 03/13/2013 9:00:00 AM at 111 US Highway 1 # 107, Key West, FL 33040 pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. Alexs Auto Wrecking & Parts reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. All sales are final 5XXGN4A72DG108689 2013 KIA 1G4AG5548S6503974 1995 BUICK Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 406353 Scott Bros. Towing Co. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 03/13/2013 9:00:00 AM at 5345 5th Avenue, Key West, FL 33040 pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. Scott Bros. Towing Co. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. All sales are final 2CNBE1860T6933302 1996 CHEVROLET 2FMZA5145XBB27561 1999 FORD Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter


KeysNet.com Keynoter 10B Saturday,March 2,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: Ad# 406660 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 March 27, 2013 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. 2000 DODGE VIN: 2B4GP45G9YR860209 2. 1991 CHEVROLET VIN: 1GCCS14R8M8239213 Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 406701 NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE ANCHOR TOWING gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on 03/15/2013, 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. 1FAFP4048YF285819 2000 FORD KMYSE1A416C002537 2006 DAEL LBBTEB4A7BB769268 2011 ZHQM Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 406860 NOTICE OF SALE Tenant name followed by space number. Craig Muche UNIT # 120 Bill Malox UNIT # 126 Sale to be held at: Atlantic Storage 75 Industrial Road Big Pine Key, FL 33043 Items believed to be household and garage items will be disposed of at this site on March 16, 2013 ; or as posted to satisfy owner lien for rent due in accordance with State Statutes 83.801 to 83.809. Seller reserves the right to overbid. All items or spaces may not be available on date of sale. Published March 2, 9, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 406536 N OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned, desiring to engage in business under the fictitious name of Island Home Decor located at 31109 Avenue A, Suite 1, in the County of Monroe, in the city of Big Pine Key, Florida 33043 intends to register the said name with the Division of Corporations of the Florida Department of State, Tallahassee, Florida. Craig Wicklund Rita Palmeno Partners Published March 2, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter FICTICIOUSNAMENOTICE ReneSierraherebygives noticewillbeconducting businessunderLiftekofSouth FloridainMonroeCounty,FL 2392ndRoadSaturday3/9 8am-3pm HUGEESTATE SALE.TOOMANYITEMSTO LIST.LIFETIMEOF TREASURES.KEYLARGO End of Block Yard Sale 62nd St Ocean,Marathon. Sat 8am-? 20+sailboat w/trl, 3 bikes incl 1 electric, lawnmower, 6.0 Jhnsn O/B, building supplies, + more. Key Largo MM 103.5 A Real Mans Sale! Office desks, tools, trailers, canoe, old outboard motors, antiq outdoor lights, pool filters, Fri & Sat, 8-? 47 Bass Ave. Marathon 1361 Overseas Hwy F7 Saturday, March 2. Early birds welcome, 7am-12 noon. Something for everyone! Marathon/Grassy Key Mar 2 & 3 (Sat & Sun). 9-5. Sofa bed, TV, marine supplies, too much to list! MM58, US 1. 58212 O/S Hwy MARCH MADNESS Cudjoe Gardens Neighborhood Yard Sale, MM21, Oceanside. Sat. March 2, 8 am -?. Look for signs & balloons. YardSale20Fishermans Trailmm99OSSat.3/28amnoon Householditems,furniture, marineandboatingitems FIBERGLASS SHOWER STALL 36" X 36" X 73". $125 Call (305) 394-3364. NEW FLOORING FOR SALE! 320 sq. ft. of 18" x 18" ceramic tiles, $275. 45 sq. ft. 3/4" Brazilian Cherry hardwood flooring, $50. (305) 394-3364. WANTED TO BUY Old or Antique Guns Key Largo Anglers Club. Call Bob Jones, aboard the boat Lucky 6. 305-367-2382 WANTED TO BUY Retired Collector Gunsmith buying firearms-ammo. Any condition. Call 305-289-0967 or 732-551-1226 ORNATE ANTIQUE OAK sideboard / dresser w/ beveled mirror. 80" H x 54"W x 21" D. $450 Call (305) 394-3364. SOFA Dark brown swede leather sofa (84") with a recliner on each side. Almost new! $600 obo. 305-360-2465, Marathon. PRIVATE COLLECTOR WANTS. Rolex Dive watches and Pilot Watches. Old model Military clocks & watches. Call 305-743-4578. A PRIVATE COLLECTOR Looking for gold & silver, old coins, jewelry, paintings. WILL PAY TOP DOLLAR, GUARANTEED! 305-743-5780 FOR SALE BY OWNER Key Colony Beach-Turnkey one half duplex, 2 BR, 2 BA, fully furnished, new dock. Includes 19 Century power boat! $349K. 610-745-1307 AffordableWaterfrontLiving "OldFlorida"LakeCrescent Small,Quiet,AdultPark. HomesforSale$2kto$27k lakecrescentflorida.com(386) 698-3648 For sale by owner Waterfront, Harbor Isles,Marathon. 2br,1ba mobile. 30 deep water, leading to Boot Key Channel. 50 dock. $230,000. Call 786-251-7476.KEY LARGO Park Model for sale. Handicapped designed, 1 BR, furnished. Never lived in. Lot rent $500/mo. $15,000. Owner financing available. 305-522-5841RV/MOBILE HOME LOTS FOR SALE, with transitional building rights, in Key RV Park, Marathon. $65K. 305-743-5164 1BR / 1 BA, fully furnished. Ocean front w/ patio & jacuzzi, 750 sq. ft., Incl. util., cable & wifi. Off street parking. $1000 per month. (305) 852-5015. 3/2WaterfrontBeauty Beautifulandspacious3/2 waterfronthome50ftdocking wooddeckandchikeeand jacuzziwithtwostoragesheds unfurnished$1,800786-3448879marrero31@aol.com Affordable Waterfront 3/2 Large furnished manufactured home, MM 63, waterfront w/dock & direct ocean access. $1500 F/L/S. 305-872-2750.BEAUTIFUL 4 BR / 3 BA CBS home located on Tarpon Basin at MM 101. One lot off bay, on canal w/ dock. $2600 / mo. 1st & sec. Call (305) 244-7531.BIG PINE KEY 2BR 1BA Upstairs. $1,500/mo includes utilities. F/L/S. No pets. 305-469-0992 Duck Key, single family 2br, 1ba home. Ground floor. Complete privacy, on 3 lots. 2 drive ways, garage, patio. Responsible couple, no large dogs. $1700/mo + utils. 1 year minimum lease. 305-289-0677 LARGO SOUND VILLAGE 3BR/2BA. Newly landscaped, fenced yard, quiet street. Pets okay, H.O. park. $1800/mo. + util. F/L/S Call (516) 655-5321 MARATHON 2 BR, 1.5 BA, family room, living room, bathrooms. Quiet location with watrview! $1100/mo F/L/S. 305-743-5623 MM 103 B/S 2 BR / 2 BA Scrned. porch, 35 dock. Furn. opt. No smoking / no pets. Yearly lease. F/L/S $1250 / mo. + util. (786) 302-7020TAVERNIER MM 90 4BR/ 3BA. WATERFRONT! 3BR/2BA up, 1BR/1BA down w/ rec room & bar. Concrete dock w/ davits. Fenced yd. $2900 / mo. (305) 984-1029.KCB, Furn 2/2 Waterfront Half duplex. $1,450 per mo. F/L/S. Non-smoking. No cats. Lynn Goodwin, Key Colony Beach Realty, 305-923-9487Bonefish Towers! Grd floor condo in Mrthn. 2/2, Ocean view! 2 screen porches, W/D, Everything included except phone & lights. Many amenities! $2000/mo 289-1069KEY COLONY BEACH 1 bd/1 ba condo. Available March 1st. Utilities included. $1200/mo. 743-0173 sea7430173@aol.com MARATHON PARK MODEL MOBILE HOME Fully furnished, 1 BR, 1 BA, $700/mo + util. F/L/S 305-731-5042 RV LOTS FOR RENT Marathon In Adult Park Please call 305-743-6519 FIRST FLOOR UNFURN. 1 BR Apartment. No pets / No Smoking. MM 98 $900 / month. Call (305) 852-5866 LAYTON / LONG KEY Canal front studio apt. Unfurnished, W/D. Includes utilities. $850/mo F/L. Call 252-336-2418 MARATHON EFFICIENCY Quaint, quiet street, large fenced yard Unfurnished. $750/mo + one month sec. dep. 305-394-4292 MARATHON STUDIO APT. Furnished, Water & electric included. No pets. $900/mo. F/L/S. 743-0404 MM90 Bayside. 1br/1ba. Unfurnished No pets / No smoking. W/D. $975/ mo. Includes util. Yearly lease. 1st/ sec. Call (609) 682-0149. Industrial Open Storage Space available for lease on Big Pine. Comml/Industrial. Eqpt, vehicle,material storage. fenced & lighted 305-481-8052 haacka@bellsouth.net Marathon Gulfside Village 5800 O/S Hwy, Unit #32, 960 sq. ft. Great location! Pete Donnelly 732-996-9591 or Sue Lovley 305-304-7565 Marathon Office space for rent. Want a high presence w/o paying? US 1 prices, that is. We have desk space for rent! 305-731-1183; 731-9751 MARATHON US 1 Commercial Space Avail. 1000 sf, $1/sf + util, taxes & insur. Yard space also available. 305-923-9542 FIRST MORTGAGE LOANS Discounted 25%. Currently paying 7.25%. keyrvpark@bellsouth.net. (305) 743-5164 Full Charge Bookkeeper Summerland Key: for CPA firm clients. Must know write-ups, bank recs & year-end adjustments/journal entries. Duties incl. AP/AR, payroll, record-keeping, balance sheet, monthly, quarterly & annual tax reporting. Min. 8 years exp, professional & accurate, team player w/can-do attitude. Must have more accting software proficiency than just QuickBooks & must be able to maintain complete confidentiality. Exp. w/Thompson CSA & CBS software preferred. Accting degree a plus. E-mail resume to tara@keyscpa.com Bishop, Rosasco & Co. CPAs. EOE. P/T OFFICE ASSISTANT POSITION IN MARATHON 1 day per week, Quick Books experience required. Call 305-481-4301Carpenters helper/laborer. Drug free. Form work exp. Placing and tying re-bar. Active drivers lic. and own transporation a must. Rob 305-393-7105 WOW LOOK !!! WOW LOOK !!! CITYOFMARATHON,FLORIDA9805OverseasHighway,Marathon,Florida33050 Phone:(305)743-0033 REQUESTFORPUBLICCOMMENTS StateofFlorida DepartmentofEnvironmentalProtection TheDepartmentofEnvironmentalProtection,DivisionofWaterResourceManagement, issolicitingpubliccommentsonapplicationsforcoastalconstructioncontrollinepermits submittedbytheCityofMarathonpursuanttoChapter161.052,FloridaStatutes,and Chapter62B-33,FloridaAdministrativeCode. ThisapplicationisforplacingbeachsandandplantingseaoatsatSombreroBeachand forseaweedremoval,placingbeachsandandplantingseaoatsatCocoPlumBeach. Projectlocations:SombreroBeachRoadandCocoPlumBeachRoad,Marathon.Plans forthisproposedprojectareavailableforpublicinspectionatCityHall,9805Overseas Hwy,Marathon,FL33050-contactDebbieLondonformoreinformation305-289-4103 or,byappointment,attheofficeoftheDivisionofWaterResourceManagementat 4708CapitalCircleNW,Tallahassee,Florida,from8:00A.M.to5:00P.M.,Monday throughFriday. ThispubliccommentrequestisbeingdistributedinordertoassisttheDepartmentof EnvironmentalProtectionindevelopingfactsonwhichtobaseadecisiononthepermit application.Foraccuracyandcompleteness,allcommentsshouldbesubmittedinwriting withsupportingdata,evidence,orrationaletofurnishaclearunderstandingofthebasis forthecomments.Thedecisionastowhetherapermitwillbeissuedwillbebasedonan evaluationof:(1)Thedesignadequacyoftheproposedconstruction.(2)Theexpected impactoftheproposedconstructiontothebeach/dunesystem.(3)Theexpectedimpactof theproposedconstructiontoadjacentproperties.(4)Theexpectedimpactoftheproposed constructiononpublicbeachaccess.(5)Theappropriatesitingoftheproposed constructionwithrespecttolocalsetback,zoningrestrictions,andmaximumusageof uplandportionsoftheproperty.(6)Theexpectedimpactoftheproposedconstructionon nestingseaturtlesandhatchlingsandtheirhabitat. CommentsshouldbesenttotheFloridaDepartmentofEnvironmentalProtection,3900 CommonwealthBoulevard,MailStation300,Tallahassee,Florida32399orbye-mail atjohn.wettstein@dep.state.fl.us within14daysofthisnotice,andshouldrefertofile numbersMO-41and/orMO-42.PublishedKeynoter2-27-13&3-2-13 CITYOFMARATHON,FLORIDA9805OverseasHighway,Marathon,Florida33050 Phone:(305)743-0033 INVITATIONTOBIDAllinterestedpartiesareherebynotifiedthattheCityofMarathonis acceptingsealedbidsforthe CITYOFMARATHONFISHERMANS POINTWESTDRIVERECONSTRUCTION TheProjectisgenerallylocated:TheFishermansPointCommercial SubdivisionOff20thStreetinMarathon,FL.Theconstructionofthis projectconsistsoflabor,materialsandequipmentnecessarytocomplete theinstallationofthefollowing:Milling,BasePreparationAndPaving OfTheWestDriveintheFishermansPointDevelopment,CityOf Marathon.(Engineerscostofconstructionestimate:$50,000)BiddocumentsmaybeexaminedatCityHall9805OverseasHighway Marathon,Florida.Biddocumentsmayalsobeexaminedandobtained onlineatwww .demandstar .com Allbidsmustbesubmittedinsealed envelopestotheCityClerkonorbeforeMar ch15,2013,3:00PM local time.Anybidsreceivedafter3:00PMonsaiddatewillnotbeaccepted.PublishedKeynoter3-2-13&3-6-13 NewTropicalWicker BedroomandLivingRoomDinettes,Futons,Recliners SimmonsBeautyrest www.fredsbeds.com FRED'SBEDS 100sofBedsFactoryDirecttoYouMarathonMM53.5743-7277 BigCoppittMM9.5295-8430FREEDELIVERY OPENHOUSESaturday,March2 Noon3pm KarenRaspe305-393-9010 karenraspe@bellsouth.net www.acresales.com 17513thStreet KeyColonyBeachThis3/2canalfronthomehasitall:10-footceilings,crown molding,8-footsolidwooddoors,gourmetkitchen,NEW pool,60-footcompositedock,elevatorboatlift,denor fourthbedroomandevenair-conditioningandtilein garage.Thisisyourdreamhomeinparadise! $1,295,000 OPENHOUSESunday,March3 Noon3pm KarenRaspe305-393-9010 karenraspe@bellsouth.net www.acresales.com 16110thStreet KeyColonyBeachThischarmingcanalfronthalf-duplexhasbeenupdated andmeticulouslymaintained.Threebedroomsandthree baths,plentyofparking,patiow/retractableawning, laundryroom,37.5-footstep-downdockandawading pool.$455,000 DolphinResearchCenter currentlyhasanexcitingcareeropportunityfora full-timepositionintheAccountingDepartment.Reportsdirectlytoseniormgmt,positionisresponsibleforaccuracy,integrity&timelinessoforganizationsfinancial&accountingrecords,reporting&disclosure.Dutiesincludepreparationof monthly&year-endfinancialstatements&analysis,cashmgmt,budgeting/ forecasting,capitalbudgeting/depreciation,&mgmtreporting.Positionsupervises astaff,isdirectlyresponsibleforA/P&A/R,InventoryMgmt,Bank Reconciliations&Payroll.Successfulcandidatewillbeahands-onself-starter abletoworkeffectivelyinteam-orientedenvironment&familiarw/allaspectsof generalaccounting,&financialreporting&analysis.BachelorsDegreein Accounting&5-8yrsrelatedexp(orequivalentexp)isrequired.KnowledgeofMAS200preferred.CPAand/ornon-profitexperienceaplus.Shouldhaveexperience inmanagementwithgoodpeopleskills.Benefitsincludemedicalinsurance,401(k), vacationandpaidholidays. Jobdescriptionavailableatwww .dolphins.or g .E-mail yourresumewithsalaryrequirementstodrc-hr@dolphins.or g EOE DOLPHINRESEARCHCENTER58901O/SHwy.,GrassyKey,FLTeachingLearningCaring


Saturday,March 2,2013 11B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: Marina&Resort Belongingis whatitfeelsliketoworkatthis marina.Thewillingnesstobe abletoassistourcustomers withany,andallsituationsis essential. Musthaveexcellent interpersonalskills&abilityto workinafastpaced environmentaswellasbeing abletomultitask.Mustbe proficientinbasiccomputer skills.Goodwithpeopleboth inpersonandonthephone. Experienceinunderstanding customers,greeting,complete checkin&out,answerphones andinputreservations.Out going,upbeatpersonalityisa must. Someboatingknowledge wouldbeveryhelpful,butnot necessary.WillTrain. PLEASEREPLYTOADBY EMAILINGRESUMEONLY TO judy@marathonmarinaandboa tyard.com.305-743-6575 judy@marathonmarinaandboa tyard.com Monroe County BOCC Employment Opportunities Visit www.monroecounty-fl.gov (305) 292-4557 E.O.E. Drug free workplace; Vet Pref Avail. UNIQUE MARINE IS NOW HIRING! We are seeking the following positions: Boat Delivery Person Energetic, nimble person to deliver boats by land & water. Must have clean drivers license. $12$15/hr, 40-50 hrs./wk. Service Outboard Tech. / Rigger $20-$30/hr. depending upon experience. Sales Person Guaranteed six figures. Service Writer/Parts Help Apply in person, M F from 10:00 AM 5:00 PM or email: sales@uniquemarine.com CLEANERS Saturdayin Marathon $17/hr Seasonal OK Call 305-743-8111 GROUNDSKEEPER Full time. Background check required. Apply in person, no phone calls please: Seacamp, 1300 Big Pine Ave, Big Pine Key. Part Time Grounds/Maintenance. Start immediately. Apply in person. Continental Inn. 1121 W. Ocean Drive, KCB. PLUMBERS HELPER WANTED Drivers license required. Call 305-743-3883 PROPERTY MAINTENANCE YARD MAINTENANCE P/T, Transportation needed. Marathon. Call 305-481-4301 Property Manager/Maint P/T, 4-8 hrs/mo. Install shutters, lawn mowing, miscl. Pay negotiable. Big Pine. Call John 414-617-2674 for info.DUNKIN DONUTS HIRING Key Largo/Marathon/Key West Crew Members & Shift Managers. Apply in person wkdays 12 pm pm, or email: dunkinhr@mail.comCERTIFIED HHA 3 days per week, 1 pm 8:30 pm. $13 per hour. Call 631-831-0879 WEAREEXPANDING! VisitingNurseAssociation& HospiceoftheFloridaKeysis hiringinourUpperKeysoffice. IfyouareanRN,LPN,PT,OT, PTA,CNA,HHAor Homemaker/Companionand youarelookingforafulfilling careerinhomehealthand hospicecare-pleaseclick, emailorvisittolearnmoreand apply. hr@vnahospicekeys.org www.vnahospicekeys.org 92001Overseashighway (Tavernier) Big Pine Key Fishing Lodge is looking to fill a P/T bath house/housekeeping position. Apply in person MM 33. 305-872-2351 Housekeeper needed for daily condo rentals. English/ Bi-lingual. Experienced only. Must have own transportation. Apply in person Continental Inn, 1121 W Ocean Dr., Key Colony Beach. HOUSEKEEPEROCEAN HOUSE is seeking a housekeeper. Must be able to work independently & perform all aspects of providing a very clean room for our guests. Apply in person @ 82885 Old Hwy., Islamorada or call (305) 664-4844. RESORT HELP Immediate opening! Front Desk Reservationist Marathon, 305-797-1707 THE MOORINGS and MORADA BAY / PIERRES 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 PADI Open Water Instructors Front Desk Call for appointment with resume. Denise 305-743-2444 Captain Hooks Dive CenterPRE-SCHOOL TEACHER In Marathon. Exp. a plus but not necessary. Willing to take 40 hr. online classes with possibility of CDA classes to follow. Barbara, 305-743-3517NOWHIRING SERVER AND PART-TIME KITCHEN HELP. Apply at the Stuffed Pig, Marathon. CoralReefParkCo. JohnPennekampDivisionIsseeking: PartTimeBoatRental PartTimeScubaInstructor (PadiCertified) PartTimeSnorkelBoatDiveMaster FTNarrator PartTimeSnorkelShed FullTimeandPartTime ReservationistPickupApplicationsat RangersStation (305-451-6301)POSITIONSAVAILABLEAT:TheGuidance/Care Center Inc. SubstanceAbuse CounselorForjailin-houseprogramat MonroeCountyDetention CenterinKeyWest. BachelorsinHuman Servicesrequired;CAPand bilingualpreferred.Full-time.Allapplicantsmustsubmit: 1)Resume;2)threereferences; 3)undergobackground,fingerprint,anddrugscreeningprior toanyofferofemployment.Sendresumeto hr -gcc@westcare.com orvia facsimileto(305)571-9324. EEOC/DFWPFormerapplicantsneednotapply MakeBIG $$$$Bartender,Dancers Servers&SecurityHousingavailableMonday-SaturdayCallMrFord664-4335 WOODYSMM82 ApplyinpersonMon-Fri11-5 Alsocanemailinfotosales@uniquemarine.comFormoreinforeadjobdescriptionsunderemploymentsection NOW HIRING!BoatDeliveryPersonServiceOutboardTech./RiggerSalesPersonServiceWriter/PartsHelp ERRegistration/AdmittingClerkRegisteredNursesEchocardiographTech(PRN)MedicalTechnologist AccountingManager PharmacyTechP/T MedicalLabTech Applyonlineat: http://www .f isher menshospital.or g FishermansCommunityHospitalis locatedinMarathon,FLE.O.E./DrugFreeWorkplace/E-verify CNAs ExceptionalLiving,ExceptionalPeople PlantationKeyHealth&Rehibilitation CenterinTavernier,isseeking CNAs.Toapplyfortheposition,pleasesubmityour resumetotgraham@plantationkeync.com FrontDeskReceptionist,FullTimeCareermindedprofessionalwithafriendlysmile andexcellentpeopleskillsneededforbusy veterinaryoffice.Goodtelephoneskillsandthe abilitytomultitaskareessentialtothisposition. Computerexperienceisrequired.Shifthoursvary between7:30amand6:00pmMonday-Friday withsomeSaturdaysandSundaysincluded. Salarybasedonexperience.Pleaseapply atMarathonVeterinaryHospitalat 11187OverseasHwy orcall305-743-7099 ExecutiveDirectorGoodHealthClinic,afreemedicalclinicinTavernier,Florida(Upper Keys),isseekinganexperiencedadministratortobecomeitsnext ExecutiveDirector.Educationorexperienceequivalenttoa Bachelorsdegreeinhealthorhumanservicesrelatedfieldis required;Mastersdegreepreferred.Musthaveatleast5yearsof successfulexperienceinnonprofitadministration,finance,volunteer management,fundraising,marketing,andcommunityrelations. Salaryandbenefitscommensuratewiththeposition.Sendcover letterandresumetoghcedsearch@gmail.com .Notelephonecalls, please.Mailedorfaxedapplicationswillnotbeaccepted. Deadline:March15,2013. DolphinResearchCenter Isseekinganenthusiasticindividualwithamasters degree(bachelorsdegreeataminimum)inlibrary/informationsciences/studies toheadourcollegiatelibrary.Positionresponsibleformaintaining/updatingorganizationslibrary,includingbooks,electronic&hardcopyjournalpublications,educational&researchdocuments,audiovisual&othermaterials.Alsoresponsibleforassistingourscientists,faculty&collegestudentswithliteraturesearches&informationcomposition,theuseoflibraryinformationresources,rules&services.Positionmayincludevariousadministrativeresponsibilitiestohelpotherareasof DRC,includingcollegeadmissions&grantwork.Salary$25k/Year. Benefits includemedicalinsurance,401(k),vacationandpaidholidays. Jobdescription availableatwww .dolphins.or g .E-mailyourresumetodrc-hr@dolphins.or g EOE DOLPHINRESEARCHCENTER58901O/SHwy.,GrassyKey,FLTeachingLearningCaring DolphinResearchCenter hasafull-time positionforaMembershipAssistant.Successful candidatewillberesponsible,organized,motivated, self-directedindividualabletoworkeffectivelyin team-orientedenvironment&maintainhighlevel ofconfidentialityandwantsacareerinfundraising fornon-profitorganizations.Excellentoral/written communications,computerskillsincluding experienceusingdatabases,spreadsheets&financial softwarearerequired. Benefitsincludemedical insurance,401(k),vacationandpaidholidays .Job descriptionavailableatwww .dolphins.or g .E-mail yourresumetodrc-hr@dolphins.or g EOEDOLPHINRESEARCHCENTER58901O/SHwy.,GrassyKey,FLTeachingLearningCaring MARA THON Delivernewspapers 7daysaweekbetween4a.m.and7a.m. Profitsupto $500aweek. StopintheMarathonofficeat 3015OverseasHighway tofilloutanapplication. NewspaperCarrierWanted TarponCreekBar&Grill isaccepting applicationsforthefollowingpositions: RestaurantSupervisorHost/Hostess BartenderServerFoodRunner LineCookKitchenUtility Wearealsoacceptingapplicationsforindiviuals whoarelicensedinwatersportactivities. Pleaseapplyinperson 13205OverseasHwyMarathon,Florida(BehindtheHolidayInnExpress&Suites) TOMTHUMBFoodStores,Inc. OffersthefollowingpositionsinMONROECOUNTY*Managers&ManagerTrainees *AssistantManagers *StoreClerksThreeshiftsavailable:6amto2pm 2pmto10pm 10pmto6amToapplypleasecall786-295-5307 andaskforClevelandMathis Wewilltrain. Noexperienceneeded. Competitivewagesandbenefits.DFWP.E.O.E. POSITIONSAVAILABLEAT:TheGuidance/Care Center Inc. AdultClinical ServicesCoordinator Supervisesadultmental health,substanceabuseand criminaljusticeprograms. FloridaClinicalLicense Required(LMHC,LMFT, LCSW),FloridaQualified Supervisorandmust havethreeyears supervisoryexperience. Full-time. RN-Marathon Inpatient,Full-Time. BehavioralHealth Technician-Marathon CrisisStabilizationUnit Part-Time BehavioralHealth Therapists Providingservicesto childrenandfamiliesat schools,clienthomes andintheMiddleand LowerKeyscommunities. Mastersrequired; Licensedpreferred. Full-Time. SubstanceAbuse Counselors ForJailInHouseProgram atMonroeCountyDetention CenterinKeyWest. BachelorsinHuman Servicesrequired.CAP andBilingualpreferred. Full-Time. CaseManagerCoordinatingandProviding servicestoadultsandchildren intheMiddleKeys.Bachelors inHumanServiceFieldand 1yearexperiencerequired. Full-Time.Allapplicantsmustsubmit: 1)Resume;2)threereferences; 3)undergobackground,fingerprint,anddrugscreeningprior toanyofferofemployment.Sendresumeto hr -gcc@westcare.com orvia facsimileto(305)571-9324. EEOC/DFWPFormerapplicantsneednotapply POSITIONSAVAILABLE AT:The Guidance/Care Center Inc. Adult Clinical Services Coordinator Supervises adult mental health,substance abuse and criminal justice programs. Florida Clinical License Required (LMHC,LMFT, LCSW),Florida Qualified Supervisor and must have three years supervisory experience. Full-time. RN Marathon Inpatient,Full-Time. Behavioral Health Technician Marathon Crisis Stabilization Unit Part-Time Behavioral Health Therapists Providing services to children and families at schools,client homes and in the Middle and Lower Keys communities.Mastersrequired; Licensed preferred.Full-Time. Substance Abuse Counselors For Jail Incarceration House Program at Monroe County Detention Center in Key West.Bachelors in Human Services required.CAP and Bilingual preferred. Full-Time. Case ManagerCoordinating and Providing services to adults and children in the Middle Keys.Bachelors in Human Service Field and 1 year experience required. Full-Time.ARNP MarathonFlorida licensed to provide inpatient coverage 2-3 weekends per month.All applicants must submit: 1) Resume; 2) three references; 3) undergo background,fingerprint,and drug screening prior to any offer of employment.Send resume to hr -gcc@westcare.com or via facsimile to (305) 381-6001. EEOC/DFWPFormer applicants need not apply


KeysNet.com Keynoter 12B Saturday,March 2,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 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. NOWHIRING KITCHEN HELP,applyatKING SEAFOOD10925Overseas HWY.Marathon.305-9239633 stonecrabfresh@aol.comStockClerk/Cashier Clerk positionavailableatCVSin Islamorada.Applyonlineat www.cvs.com/careers305664-2576 EXPERIENCED & RELIABLE, appliance repair technician. Must have valid drivers license and tools! Call (305) 664-3662. MARATHON PLUMBER AND PLUMBERS HELPER. Must have clean driving record and be able to pass drug test. (305) 731-7797 MECHANIC FOR HEAVY DUTY EQUIPMENT Must have valid drivers license. Apply in person with resume:210 20th St, Marathon P/T Landscaper/Grounds Keeper Start Immediately. Marathon/KCB. Reply to Landscaper, c/o Keynoter, PO Box 500158, Marathon 33050P/T MAINTENANCE Experiencd only, Marathon /KCB area. Send resume to Maintenance Position, C/O Keynoter, P.O. Box 500158, Marathon, Fl 33050 CDLDriver/Equipment Operator Applicationsare beingacceptedforHeavy EquipmentOperatorsand ClassAorClassBCDL licenseddriverswith experience.Mustbeableto passbackgroundanddrug screen.Cleandrivingrecord. ContactAnntoapply.305-8728945 TRUCK DRIVER Must have valid drivers licence with CDL. P/T or F/T. Drug free workplace. Apply: 210 20th St, Marathon .17 HEWES 2000 w/150 Yamaha 2 stroke engine. Less than 400 hrs. Incl poling stand, backrest, pole, livewell, lrg 10" GPS. Ex cond! $12,500 937-478-7111, Islamorada1987 2550 Tiara Pursuit Walk Around with twin 150 1987 Yamahas, 560 hours. $6500. 305-587-0814, Marathon 23 SEAWAY CC, new 150 HP Excellent cond. With trailer. All GC equip. $9,000. 305-7120303 See Marine Misc ad for: pumps, shopsmith, bait freezer 24 Wellcraft Offshore 1995 C.C., w/2004 225hp Merc, boat restored, always on lift, must see to apprec! Asking $17,000 305-923-9207 or 942-6434 30 CHRIS CRAFT Cabin Cruiser. Handymans Special Great Liveaboard! $3000. See at 2525 Overseas Hwy, Marathon. 33 FORTIER 1988 Twin Perkins, flybridge, sport fisherman. Appr at $135K, ask $45K or trade for RE or auto Free dockage. 305-942-3055 40 SEDAN TRAWLER 6 cylinder Perkins diesel. Spacious. Ready to go. $55,000. 305-942-0805 45ft 1978 Bluewater Boat. Completely furnished,clean, ready to live aboard. 15.5 ft beam. $18,000 OBO. (305) 304-2447. Carolina Skiff Specialists All sizes & models: Sea Chasers, Bennington pontoons & Hydra. sports. Call Ft. Myers for West Coast pricing! 800-955-7543 PRISTINE!!!! One Owner Mako 252 C.C. Twin 150 Mercury Optimax. No bottom paint! Many options. An Absolute Must See! $29,900 Owner,305-289-1696 24 Columbia Sailboat 1968 New: roller furling, O/B motor. Good liveaboard. $4,200 OBO. MM 99 oceanside. Dockage available. 305-942-3055 55 BOATSLIP FOR SALE or leasein 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 LIVE ABOARD DEEP WATER DOCKAGE. A great place to call home. MM92.5 O/S For more information call (305) 853-5604 1 Dave buys permits So Atlantic Snapper, Grouper, Gulf Reef, K/Mack, Shark, Sword, Tuna. $$$ in 48 hours! 904-262-2869, 904-708-0893 29 COMMERCIAL Y & G 300 HP John Deere, low hrs. Fishing & trap pulling. Full electronics. $20,000 obo 305-522-2702, Islamorada 2 OCEAN KAYAKS 9 Frenzy with back rests, paddles & seat cushions, $400 each. Call (305) 394-1610. 3" Trash pump, new engine $300. Shopsmith, exc cond $35. Bait freezer, exc cond $40. Aerator pump w/ extra motor $120. 305-712-0303 MM 103 O/S 1 BR / 1 BA In marina. $500 / month + electricity. Call (305) 905-6867 for more information. 40 DORADO Lobster/Crab boat. 3406 Cat, 580 HP, fully loaded electronics & hydraulics Ready to Lobster! Reduced! $87K obo. 305-393-1415. 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 IFQs, 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 refs avail. John Potts Jr.321-784-5982, 321302-3630. www.shipsusa.com MTHN-Marine Storage : boats, trailers, campers, any clean storage OK on wheels. Best rates in town. Check with us first! Call Emil, 731-3386 AAA AUTO ALL YEARS! Junk-Used. Cars-Vans-Trucks Running or not. Cash. 305-332-0483 PARADISE TOWING is buying junked cars. Call (305) 731-6540 PEST CONTROL Charter Pest Control Your Local Company. All types of pest control. Ocean Reef to Key West. Contact us at 305-451-3389. A/C ARTIC TEMP Res & Comml, Marine, Sales, Repair, Refrig, Ice Mach. Lic#CAC 053827, 743-5288 A/C Marathon A/C & Appliances Sales & fast & reliable service! Lic# CAC017490 743-5051 A/CWindswept A/C & Appliances "Shut your windows, shut your doors, you aint gonna be hot no more!" Lic # CAC056989 289-1748 CABINETS FREDS BEDS Kitchen Korner Real wood cabinets with particle board prices 743-7277 CHILDCARE Demming Family Childcare "Where Children Come First". 421 110 St., Mrthn 743-9619 Computer Networking Teal Tech, Inc. (Lic & Ins) Computer Network Wireless Kim@tealTech.net; 481-6981 Concrete Designs Protect & beautify any concrete surface. Deco coatings,concrete stamping epoxy floors & stained pavers. Custom artwork by Ed Moran! Lic#sp3136. 305-923-0654 ELECTRICKelly Electric Serving the Middle Keys since 1980! Fair prices, dependable! Lic# EC525 743-6098 Entertainment SAM THE D.J. "We Have the Beat To Move Your Feet" (305) 743-9619 www.samthedj.com Marine Construction Are your timbers sagging? Docks & seawalls, etc. Maraton Marine Construction, Lic #ENG232 289-7359 PAINTINGNew Life Painting Painting Concrete Carpentry Repairs. 23 years! Lic#3587 305-849-0293 Plumbing Ernest E. Rhodes Lic# CFC1427241 10700 5th Ave, Gulf, Marathon 743-7072 REDECORATE IN A DAY Affordable decorating using existing furnishings. Also organizing, assist move-ins. Lybrand Redesign 292-2682 Stump Grinding Stump Grinding & Fence repair Lic. 1204. 872-9877 Swimming Pools-Fazoli B ros. Pool Cleaning Repair New Construction Remod Maint Lic#cpc1457751 849-8063 TIKI HUTS NEW & REPAIR 305-664-0099 Lic# CYC 000002 Window Cleaning A-WaX Floor & Window Cleaning Res. & Comml Lic & Ins. Free Est. 305-834-1843 WOW LOOK !!! GETRESULTS with the Keynoters classified section. 743-5551 852-3216 743-5551 FREE SALE KIT with 2 or 3 day ad! 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