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778679022222 Classifieds . . . . .4B Living . . . . . . .2B Business . . . . . .5A Obituaries . . . . .2A Opinion . . . . . .4A Sports/Outdoors . .1B Crossword . . . . .2BINDEX Printed on 100% recycled newsprint CONTENTS 2013 KEYNOTER PUBLISHING CO. WWW.KEYSNET.COM WEDNESDAY,JUNE 26,2013 VOLUME 60,NO.51 25 CENTS Into the sunsetA huge sendoff is planned for retired Islamorada Fire Chief William Wagner III on Friday.Story, 2A Sister actTwo Miami sisters are simultaneously arrested for drunk driving the same car in the Lower Keys.Story, 3A Court strikes down Section 5In a marked victory for conservatives and Southern states, a divided Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a centerpiece of the 1965 Voting Rights Act that governs the Florida Keys. In one of the most highly anticipated decisions of the term, the courts conservatives united for a 5-4 decision that concluded times have changed since Congress first wrote the groundbreaking voting rights laws. The ruling, which overturns the laws Section 5, frees certain states and local jurisdictions from the necessity of getting Justice Department approval for electoral revisions. There is no denying that the conditions that originally justified these measures no longer characterize voting in the covered jurisdictions, Chief Justice John Roberts Jr. wrote for the majority. Under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act, designated states and local jurisdictions must secure Justice Department approval before they change any voting practice or procedure. Called preclearance, this can cover everything from buying new voting machines and closing polling places to requiring photo IDs and shifting district boundaries. For example, the city of Key West needed to get federal approval earlier this year to change how the terms of its City Commission are staggered. It also was needed when voters were asked if they wanted a School Boardhired superintendent to replace the elected superintendent model. Section 5 applies to jurisdictions where past voting practices were determined to be discriminatory. In the Keys, with a large Hispanic population, it was applied because in the past, ballotsPortion of 38-year-old federal law governed Monroe elections1965 VOTING RIGHTS ACTBy MICHAEL DOYLEMcClatchy D.C.BureauOUT AT SECONDKeynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOWUpper Keys shortstop Dillon Walters (left) makes a sweeping tag to catch a sliding Homestead runner headed toward second base in Saturdays opening game of the Age 9-10 Little League District 8 Tournament in Key Largo. Homestead won,8-7.Story, 1B Keynoter photo by SEAN KINNEYThis stylized depiction of a character from Nintendos Super Mario Brothers videogame appeared in recent weeks on the side of Keys Energy Servicesold diesel generation plant on Geraldine Street in Bahama Village.Utility spokesman Julio Barroso says the mural was not authorized by Keys Energy.SUPER MARIO IN KEYS FKCC called out forfinancesFlorida Keys Community College has been given a warning by the regional entity that accredits colleges and universities due to concerns about the institutions financial controls. The Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges notified FKCC of the status Monday, to be followed in July with a formal letter.SACS Commission on Colleges President Belle Wheelan told the Keynoter a warning indicates that this is important; pay attention to it.Wheelan said the college would have up to two years to come into compliance with commission policies before the commission would consider a move to probation status. Were warning them if they dont take care of them soon, they could be in more serious trouble with us, she said.The ultimate penalty would be losing accreditation, which would sever access to federal financial aid and tell the community, If I were you, I wouldnt invest in this institution. It also wouldnt allow students to transfer credits to universities.In 2012, SACS conducted an extensive review of the colleges finances and operations, resulting in a decade-long reaccreditation. That essentially affirms the legitimacy of an educational institution.During the reaccreditation process, a SACS committee identified a broad need, in a July 2012 letter, for FKCC to demonstrate that it exercises appropriate control over all its financialAccreditation agency issues warningstatusBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEYS COMMUNITY COLLEGEHammer comes down on partiersTailgate parties, food vendors and staggering amounts of garbage dont belong on one of the Florida Keysmost scenic stretches of U.S 1, say Islamorada residents and visitors.Indian Key Fill, a threemile stretch of manmade islands with vistas of the Atlantic Ocean and Florida Bay, now draws large weekend crowds who sometimes, block views and bicycle paths.Cleanup crews tasked with keeping the areas roadside clean find themselves overwhelmed, Islamorada Public Works Director John Sutter said Tuesday. This has been going on for years but its steadily gotten worse, Sutter said. After one of these weekend-long parties, our crews might be there two or three days just to pick up the trash, he said. They still cant get it all. Its become unmanageable.State and local agencies met Tuesday to outline a plan to increase no-parking enforcement in areas, and replace rip-rap boulders that were moved from the shoreline to create illegal boat ramps for personal watercraft.The intent is not to close the Fill off but limit uses for what the area can handle, Sutter said. Right now were seeing three miles of waterfront recreation where people seem to have no regard for the impacts on the shorelines, environment and bike paths plus the tremendous amount of trash, he said. Our citizens are disgusted.Indian Key Fill connects Upper Matecumbe Key to Lower Matecumbe Key. Parking is legally allowed at the public boat ramp and atIndian Key Fill, Sea Oats Beach getting trashedISLAMORADABy KEVIN WADLOW and WAYNE MARKHAMkwadlow@keynoter.comNew recycling program weeks awayThe city of Key West in July will roll out big changes to the citys waste collection service with an eye on boosting the Southernmost Citys abysmal recycling rate. In March, the City Commission OKd spending $631,000 to buy some 13,000 wheeled 65-gallon recycling carts that will replace the familiar 18-gallon green bins. The carts will be disturbed citywide from July 15 to July 27, according to city spokeswoman Alyson Crean. That will be followed on July 29 with a switch to whats called a 1-1-1 pickup system, meaning there will be separate curbside pickup of recyclables, household trash and yard waste, but all on the same day. You can keep your trash cans. No third bin is needed for yard waste; use other trash cans for that. This month, the city is distributing with mailed-out utility bills a color-codedAll properties get collection one day weeklyBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comKEY WESTNext move: Look at Kennedy siteAlthough the decade-long fight to build assisted and independent senior housing on the Truman Waterfront in Key West was lost Monday, the Florida Keys Assisted Care Coalition remains committed to having locals age in place.The focus now shifts to land owned by the Key West Housing Authority, an independent entity not governed by the city, adjacent to the Henry Haskins Senior Citizens Plaza on Kennedy Drive.City staff had been working with private developer Wendover Housing, which responded to an Assisted Care Coalition request for proposals, since December on a 110-unit complex slated to cost some $32 million. Overall, plans for such a complex have been in the works for a decade or so. The negotiations for a lease with the city for theCommissioners nix plans for senior housingBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comASSISTED LIVING BATTLESee Voting,2ASee FKCC,2ASee Islamorada,2ASee Recycle,3ASee Assisted,2A
were not printed in Spanish. Section 5 covers Monroe and four other Florida counties, as well as some local jurisdictions in California, North Carolina, Michigan, New Hampshire, New York and South Dakota. Nine states are covered in their entirety: Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, Texas, Alaska, Arizona, Louisiana, Mississippi and Virginia. They struck it down but Congress could rewrite it, Monroe Elections Supervisor Joyce Griffin said Tuesday. I havent really read it because I was at the doctors. I called the [state] Division of Elections and theyre still reading it because its a huge document. I think in the past it had protected us.The law, though revised several times, pegs preclearance coverage in part to voting turnout or registration in the 1964, 1968 and 1972 elections.That doesnt make sense to me, using all of that old data, Griffin said.Shes also not sure if the language requirement for Keys ballots would remain: Would I have to still put Spanish on the ballot? I dont know.Tuesdays decision grew out of the case of Shelby County, Ala., vs. Attorney General Eric Holder after the Justice Department nullified a 2008 Calera (Ala.) City Council election because two years earlier, the county had changed district boundaries but didnt submit them for federal approval. Keynoter staff supplemented this report.Law relies on old dataFrom Voting,1A resources. That required a follow-up monitoring report, delivered by the college to SACS on April 15, outlining control procedures, including annual state audits, new personnel hires and regular review by the college board of trustees. FKCC President Jonathan Gueverra said this is a very disappointing set of circumstances for the college and we are taking it seriously. At the same time, I have confidence that we have pulled all of the correct levers over the last year. Unfortunately, the work we have accomplished was not given much or any consideration as the commission weighed its decision. There is still much to be done, but make no mistake, FKCC is fiscally sound and financially stable. The problems at the heart of the warning date back to a 2010 budget shortfall that saw widespread pay cuts, including then-President Larry Tyree taking a 50 percent salary cut.Then in March, the Florida Auditors General Office released an audit citing FKCC for a complicated inappropriate financial maneuver in which auditors concluded the college used restricted money to pay expenses incurred by the Campus Foundation direct-support organization, which runs the colleges 100bed dorm.To cover the $789,000 in college money sent to the foundation, the college inappropriately used Public Education Capital Outlay funds to balance out the cost, the Auditor Generals Office concluded.More serious troublepossibleFrom FKCC,1A land came down to a developer fee of $1.3 million up front, with a potential for an additional $900,000 after 10 or 15 years of operation. Commissioners Teri Johnston, Clayton Lopez and Tony Yaniz voted against the developer fee in a specially called Monday night session. Since a 5-2 City Commission super-majority didnt pass it, the proposal failed and killed the plan. Ed Swift, who serves on the Assisted Care Coalition board, said the coalition will assist and continue to pursue assisted care in Key West. As of [Tuesday] morning, there are meetings going on with Manny Castillo. Castillo is executive director of the Housing Authority. He told commissioners his five-member board has not had formal discussions about utilizing their vacant land for senior housing. I will bring it back to the board in July, he said. Ill apprise the whole board of what has been going on and well sit back and wait.He made clear that the Housing Authority isnt interested in operating assisted living units, which are associated with round-the-clock access to nursing care and other specialized services.Weve never done any assisted living. Were still not interested in operating an assisted-living facility. We do independent but an operator can come in, he said. Mayor Craig Cates and Commissioner Jimmy Weekley pointed out that if a project were developed on Kennedy, thered still be a developer fee.Nobody is going to invest $30 million and not make any money, Cates said. Thats not how it works. The facility is needed.City Planner Don Craig said the Housing Authority site could work.New Town now targetedFrom Assisted,1Asmall paved areas near history markers. Parking anywhere else on the Fill, entirely owned by the Florida Department of Transportation, is technically illegal.Efforts are under way to install more no-parking signs so Monroe County Sheriffs Office deputies can write citations.The situation angered Lower Matecumbe Key residents when spillover from Indian Key Fill extended south to Sea Oats Beach, a strip of protected oceanfront near mile marker 74, on Mothers Day weekend last month.Cars parked along the berm and increased foot traffic have damaged restored plantings on the beach a confirmed nesting site for sea turtles. Foot traffic on the berm, as well as the increasing numbers of beach-goers, endanger nesting sea turtles and shorebirds that stop on their migration route, said Donna Gleason, president of the Lower Matecumbe Key Association.The berms and the plantings also safeguard the lowest section of U.S. 1 from flooding and erosion, Sutter said.After Mothers Day, there was a worry that Memorial Day might bring a huge crowd that would do damage that could not be undone, Sutter said. DOTauthorized a line of construction-warning signs to prevent parking at Sea Oats Beach. The barriers are still there and will stay until new signs designed not to damage the areas vista are installed. The temporary barricades, while not pretty, have been working as intended, Gleason said. Sutter said visual aesthetics also will be a priority in improvement efforts at Indian Key Fill. Nobody wants to see a black fence like the one on the [18-Mile] Stretch, Sutter said. We need enough no-parking signage to allow enforcement, but we dont want terrible sign clutter, either. In a way, were a victim of the wonderful place we have, Sutter said. It is so beautiful that people want to be here. But we also have a stewardship responsibility. It wont be as nice unless we take precautions.Tolerance level reachedFrom Islamorada,1A KeysNet.com Keynoter 2A Wednesday,June 26,2013 PREDICTED TEMPERATURESDA Y HIGH L O W WED.9181 THURS.9181 FRI.9181 SAT.9181 Forecast: Expect partly cloudy conditions with a chance of showers. 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 against swimming.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. 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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 BRIEFSArgentinian dies snorkeling off KeysA73-year-old woman from Argentina died while snorkeling off Key Largo Saturday, says the Monroe County Sheriffs Office. She said passengers and the captain of the commercial dive vessel Dolphin out of John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, said the woman, Maria Aviani, was swimming around shortly before she was found floating face-up, barely breathing, at 2:50 p.m. They brought her aboard and called for help, starting cardiopulmonary resuscitation immediately. Passengers continued performing CPR as the boat motored to shore. Paramedics took Aviani Mariners Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. An autopsy will be done to determine the cause of her death. 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 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+ TARABORELLI Carole Taraborelli, 70, passed away June 9, 2013. Carole was born on December 4th, 1942 in Hazenton, Pa to the late William and Ruth Deil. Carole is survived by her loving husband, of Marathon, David A. Taraborelli; sister, Barbra Dufour; brother, Ronnie Deil. She has left behind her beloved children, Jenny Maderious, Allison Aguiar, Jessica Rice and Alexis Mello. No service scheduled at this time. CONROYNAVARA, ShannonLynnConroyNavara, ofMarathonandformerlyof Margate,passedaway suddenlyonJune21statthe ageof44.Shewasgenerous, loving,andkindtoeveryone shemet.BelovedwifeofPaul, lovingmotherofMaryMargaretandAbagail, cherisheddaughterofJayand thelateCharlieConroy,dear sisterofColleen,Jacquie,Bill, Suanne,andNoreen.She wasadevotedmemberofSan PabloCatholicChurch. ViewingwillbeheldatKraeer MasonFuneralHomeat6701 WCommercialBlvdonJune 26at6pm.Masswillbeheldat NoononJune27atOurLady QueenofHeavenChurch, 1400SouthSR-7.Eternalrest grantuntoher,OLord,andlet perpetuallightshineuponher. Amen. Friday sendoff forWagnerBagpipes and fire engine sirens will sound out at the Islander Resort Friday for a change-ofcommand ceremony honoring retired Islamorada Fire Chief William Wagner III. Staff from 10 fire departments, a 20-member pipe-and-drum team and nearly 40 fire trucks and EMTvehicles will be on hand. John Hermann, president of the Islamorada Firefighters Benevolent Association, said the ceremony will kick off at 4 p.m. Wagner, 52, started his fire-service career as an explorer with the Conch Key Volunteer Fire Department in 1976. In 1998, he was hired as Monroe Countys deputy fire marshal. When Islamorada incorporated in 1998, he was hired as the first chief. Wagner served a dual role as village fire chief and chief of Marathon Fire Rescue from 2008 to 2011. Islamorada Village Manager Ed Koconis said hes prepared to name Assistant Fire Chief Terry Abel to the top spot.ISLAMORADABoard recommends $1.75 millionGroups serving Florida Keys people in need have been recommended to receive shares of $1.75 million in Monroe Countys budget for the coming fiscal year. The 29 requests from nonprofit organizations endorsed by the countys Human Services Advisory Board include food pantries and various programs for medical assistance, homelessness, rehabilitation and education. The Human Services Advisory Board completed its recommended list for the 2013-14 budget year at its May meeting. Monroe County commissioners will consider the boards selections during overall budget talks this summer. Commissioners typically endorse the advisory boards recommendations. The Rural Health Network is recommended for $300,000, the largest amount. That sum matches the current allocation. The network provides an array of services such as access to medical and dental care, public outreach and the states Healthy Kids/Kid Care insurance program.Other organizations tapped to receive more than $100,000 were Wesley House Family Services ($157,000), the Florida Keys Childrens Shelter ($159,000), Monroe Association of ReMARCable Citizens ($155,000) and Hospice of the Florida Keys/Visiting Nurse Association ($141,000). The Boys and Girls Clubs were allocated $99,000.Food pantries named for possible grants include St. Mary Star of the Sea in Key West ($55,000), Keys Area Interdenominational Resources in Marathon ($25,000), and Burton Memorial United Methodist Church in the Upper Keys ($5,000). Other agencies nominated were Literacy Volunteers ($10,000), Florida Keys Outreach Coalition for the homeless ($43,000), American Red Cross ($15,000), Heart of the Keys recreation center ($35,000), Be The Change ($40,000), Good Health Clinic in Tavernier ($60,000) and the Anchors Aweigh recovery program ($5,000).Also, Independence Cay in Marathon ($25,000), the 24-hour referral service Helpline ($10,000), AIDS Help ($30,000), Grace Jones Day Care Center in Marathon ($40,000), HeronPeacock Assisted Living ($35,000), Womankind health services ($93,600), A Positive Step of Monroe County juvenile rehabilitation ($20,000), Samuels House shelter housing ($90,000), Domestic Abuse Shelter ($30,000) and Florida Keys Healthy Start ($30,000). The Human Services Advisory Board members are Michael Ingram (District 1), David Paul Horan (District 2), Steven Torrence (District 3), RaiEtte Avael (District 4) and Bob Johnson (District 5).Nonprofits are placed into one of three categories and weighted percentages are assigned as a guideline to funding. Medical services receive roughly 65 percent, while core social services receive 30 percent, and quality-of-life improvement, 5 percent.Ranking criteria include having a need, sound financial management, and the ability to use grant money as a match for other funding.Medical gets the majority if approvedSOCIAL SERVICESBy KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.com Photo courtesy VILLAGE OF ISLAMORADAA Hummer finds a spot on Islamoradas Indian Key Fill to launch personal watercraft on a recent weekend.Launching a boat anywhere but the public boat ramp is illegal. Weekend crowds have caused problems at the scenic area.
Monroe County Sheriffs Office Deputy Darnell Durham should be on his best behavior if he plans to remain in law enforcement.The 36-year-old was suspended two weeks without pay on June 11 for his involvement in a Feb. 18 road-rage incident on the 18Mile Stretch and a separate March 3 run-in with Key Largo resident Eric Cash. Durham was also ordered to attend remedial training in preliminary investigations and writing arrest reports, as well as attend anger management counseling because the incidents occurred in close proximity to one another.Deputy Kyle Page, 43, was also suspended two days on June 11 for his role in the 18-Mile Stretch incident in which the two deputies got into it with other motorists. Page and Durham were off duty, riding personal motorcycles when they allege a white pickup truck cut them off. Durham is accused of kicking the pickup when it wouldnt stop. The punishments were handed down by Col. Bill Cameron after he reviewed lengthy Internal Affairs reports on the incidents. Agency spokeswoman Becky Herrin said Durham and Page have yet to serve their suspensions. Thats usually determined by the commander of the district based on when they can spare him, she said. Both are Upper Keys deputies. Several witnesses disputed the deputiesaccount of what happened on the Stretch, and they were cited by the Florida Highway Patrol for reckless driving. Durham was also charged by troopers with criminal mischief for kicking a truck drivers door, and filing a false police report.According to the Internal Affairs report, one witness photographed Durham passing her car speeding on the southbound shoulder around 6 p.m. and another shot cellphone video of it.Troopers ultimately pulled the deputies over.The Homestead residents were scheduled for trial in Miami-Dade traffic court on May 14 but Judge Luise Krieger-Martin granted a continuance on June 20. No new court dates are scheduled.Durham was on duty during the March 3 incident with Cash in Key Largo.Cash, 32, claimed Durham used excessive force while arresting him for resisting arrest, that Durham punched him in the face during transport and was doing so because Cash called Durhams supervisor while he was responding to a call at his Key Largo home.Durham and Deputy Matt ONeill responded to Cashs apartment during a dispute between Cash and his neighbor, Cyndia Ramos. Wednesday,June 26,2013 3A Keynoter KeysNet.com WereOnTopOfIt! CALLTODAY954-788-1140877-354-3626 ccc#1329330 www.coolroof.biz AskaboutFPLRebatesSM SAVE30%TO40%ONA/CBILLS SAVE25%TO75%ONTHEPRICEOF ANEWROOF FREEESTIMATES 10-15YearWarranties WHYRE-ROOF WHYRE-ROOF WHENYOU WHENYOU CANCOATIT?? CANCOATIT?? 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In response to concerns from residents about trash becoming smelly after sitting in the can longer than usual, the city suggests using odorcontrol trash bags, can deodorizers, ground cinnamon, baking soda, charcoal briquettes, kitty litter or dryer sheets in the new bins Commissioner Jimmy Weekley suggested, particularly with things like fish carcasses and shrimp hulls, sticking the material in your freezer until the appointed collection day. The citys residential recycling rate has lingered around 7 percent for all solid waste collected, around 60,000 tons per year, the past five years.All the changes to recycling policy and infrastructure are the result of a solidwaste master plan adopted by the City Commission last August. Tampa-based Kessler Consulting, contracted in 2010 to conduct the $379,000 study, prepared the analysis and recommendations.The carts are being purchased through a piggyback contract with Deerfield Beach from Californiabased manufacturer Rehrig Pacific Co.Each cart will have a tracking chip that associates that cart with a particular address and, down the road, could be used to monitor each households recycling rate, paving the way for incentive and penalty programs.Citys recycle rate just 7 percentFrom Recycle,1ATwo deputies are suspendedBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comLAW ENFORCEMENT Sisters arrested forDUIIts not easy for two people to get arrested for driving the same car drunk at one time.Unless, of course, police attempt to pull one driver over and instead of pulling over, that driver stops in the middle of U.S. 1 and switches seats with a passenger in plain view of a Monroe County Sheriffs Office deputy and his in-car camera.Thats exactly what the Sheriffs Office says Miami sisters Vanessa Miranda, 24, and Steffany, Miranda, 18, did around 10:50 p.m. Saturday. Both were booked into the Monroe County Detention Center, simultaneously charged with driving under the influence of alcohol.Steffany declined to submit to a breath test, while Vanessas two tests indicated she had blood alcohol levels of .127 and .129 percent. In Florida, the legal limit for being drunk is a blood alcohol content of 0.8 percent Even though she was not driving the Volkswagen prior to the traffic stop, by switching seats with Steffany and sitting on the drivers seat, [Vanessa] was in actual physical control of the Volkswagen as it was running and on a travel lane of U.S. 1, Deputy Juan MartinReyes wrote in his report.According to MartinReyesreport, the deputy saw the original driver, Steffany, swerving and accelerating and decelerating suddenly near mile marker 23 on U.S. 1.Martin-Reyes followed the red Volkswagen sedan for roughly seven miles before putting on his lights to stop the car. According to the report, the car immediately came to a stop in the lane of traffic and Martin-Reyes saw the sisters switch seats. They denied it when initially questioned, he said. The girls also initially denied drinking alcohol before admitting they did so earlier that night on a reggae boat in Key West.Because they both appeared impaired and both had been behind the wheel with the car running, the sisters were asked to perform field sobriety tests. They failed, the deputy wrote, and were arrested for DUI.Deputy says both drunk, switched seatsBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comLOWER KEYS S.MIRANDA V.MIRANDAFew answers at risk discussionThe need for Citizens Property Insurance Corp. to balance wind insurance rates with the reality of stormhardened construction in Monroe County was highlighted with a Monday forum sponsored by the Key West Chamber of Commerce.The session at the Casa Marina Resort included Christine Ashburn, Citizens director of legislative and external affairs; Keys state Rep. Holly Raschein (R-Key Largo); state Sen. Dwight Bullard (D-Miami); Insurance Consumer Advocate Robin Westcott from Floridas Chief Financial Officers Office; and Jay Neal, executive director of the Florida Association for Insurance Reform.All of the panelists, speaking at a question-and-answer session moderated by Heather Carruthers, a county commissioner and former president of Fair Insurance Rates in Monroe, earlier in the day toured a number of local homes, some historic, that had undergone renovations aimed at mitigating storm damage. Youre doing things that are just way beyond the rest of the state, Westcott said, and were not giving you credit for it. She said mitigation efforts undertaken by homeowners are not being timely fed into computer models that determine rate structures. Campbell Cawood, the first member of the audience to address the panel, said Citizensgoal is to eliminate risk, not mitigate it. I think insurance companies have to take some risk. Thats insurance 101. Mitigation can take several forms, from having a metal roof with straps holding it to the homes support beams to elevating a home far higher than the sea level to installing hurricane-resistant windows. The rate calculations havent translated what we as Floridians have done to fortify our homes, Westcott said. Were not seeing that result in our insurance rates many times. Ashburn agreed the data collection and monitoring process is a work in progress and said Citizensgoal is to get you the right price for the right risk.Wind insurance is a predicate for a bank mortgage and Citizens is the only carrier that writes policies in Monroe.Despite the consensus that the states risk models dont accurately reflect conditions on the ground in Monroe, no one spoke specifically to what steps are needed to change that. The process needs to be fixed, Neal said, adding that rate stabilization is a product of mitigation. Weve got to figure out how to make that problem work. Asked by a resident if Citizens maintains a $6.5 billion war chest, Ashburn said, Its more like $6.3 billion. But if we have the big one hit, it would cost us $20 billion. We dont have enough money in the bank. We could be broke if Hurricane Andrew hit tomorrow. That money could be gone in the blink of an eye.State admits Keys do well in mitigationBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comWINDSTORM INSURANCE Key West plans to switch from a twice-weekly waste pickup to a 1-1-1 program,with one day per week set aside for trash,yard waste and recycling.This map shows what area gets pickup on what day. D NEWS BRIEFSFHP on lookout for hit-and-run driverAdriver who struck a skateboarder Sunday on the Old Highway in Islamorada never stopped, the Florida Highway Patrol reported. Emily Watson, 18, of Islamorada suffered scrapes and abrasions after being knocked to the road in the 7:05 a.m. incident. Watson told troopers that she was skateboarding in the northbound lane of the county road, near mile marker 82.9, when a silver Toyota Camry pulled out of a driveway and struck her as the car made a wide right turn to the right, entering the northbound lane while going south. The car fled the scene and was last seen driving south on U.S. 1, the FHP reported. Watson was treated and released from Mariners Hospital.
Opinion & EditorialWednesday,June 26,2013 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: firstname.lastname@example.org Fax: 743-6397 Letters to the Editor EDITORIALAllowing travel weakens embargoLETTERS TO THE EDITORSanford a dangerous placeAwannabe cop and a wannabe thug crossed paths in Sanford, Fla. Afew years ago, I lived in Sanford and was appointed to serve on a board by the city. The town is lovely by day; the historical downtown so charming it was the setting for the movie My Girl. At night, it is another story when the thieves come out.You must lock up everything you own, park your car behind a fence and chain down any holiday decorations. The teens riding bicycles wearing hoodies are not waving as they pass you; they are flashing hand signals representing drug prices. You cannot run to the store after dark, or walk the dog, or rent a movie; it is too darn dangerous.I do not approve of what George Zimmerman did, but I do understand how it happened. Having lived in Sanford, I can say that if I saw a teen boy in a hoodie after dark walking behind houses, I would be afraid he was up to no good. His color would have nothing to do with it.My question to Trayvon Martins family: Why would you send an out-ofcontrol teen to a town with complicated racial issues? Sadly, it was a decision for disaster. To Zimmerman, I suggest if he does not go to jail or when he gets out if he does, he moves to Antarctica. Carol L. Ward IslamoradaSmaller Citizens reduces risksSome welcome winds of change are finally blowing into the state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp. Fed by artificially low, actuarially unsound rates, Citizens has grown into Floridas largest property insurer and put the 77 percent of non-Citizens homeowners, plus all businesses, charities, religious institutions, local governments and school boards, at risk. Should a large storm or series of storms hit Florida, hurricane tax assessments will be imposed on all Florida policyholders, whether they are insured by Citizens or not. These taxes would extend to other types of policies, too, including automobile and renters. Recent moves by the Citizens board of governors to transfer policies to the private market will significantly diminish the risk of these assessments. The responsible decision was made to depopulate Citizens by putting plans in place to transfer policies to the private sector. Many of these are among the highest-risk policies in some of the most hurricane-exposed areas of the state. This is a positive step forward that the Associated Industries of Florida hopes will signal the beginning of a broader movement toward returning Citizens to an insurer of last resort. Every policy we move from Citizens back into the private property insurance market means a reduced threat of hurricane taxes levied on Florida businesses. Depopulating Citizens through fair and transparent mechanisms makes perfect sense for the state, but its not the only fiscally sound possibility to reduce risks. Citizens should continue to expand its investment in risk transfer, shifting its risk away from the state and our taxpayers and into the global private markets. Citizens buys less reinsurance, on a proportional basis, of any state residual market entity, and its unfunded sister entity, the Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund, is unique in buying none. These purchases benefit Floridians by reducing the risk of hurricane taxes, and benefits Citizens beneficiaries by increasing the certainty that their claims will be paid. Florida needs to explore every viable option for the inevitable day when disaster strikes again. We have been fortunate these past seven hurricane seasons and have dodged the proverbial bullet, but luck is not a plan and will inevitably run out. Continued depopulation of Citizens, rapid implementation of the Citizens policy clearinghouse established by the Legislature and approved by Gov. Rick Scott and continued investment on risk transfer is the best hurricane-preparedness strategy for our state. Thomas C. Feeney III President and CEO Associated Industries of Florida, TallahasseeThanks for the honorOn Memorial Day, God shed his tears for our departed veterans. Despite inclement weather, our dedicated color guard from American Legion Post 154 held ceremonies on Big Pine Key and in Marathon. Our family had requested the legion fly our flag in honor of Bill Tout, who served in World War II, was a life member and past commander of James Coleman VFWPost 6802 and a 17-year resident of Marathon. It was indeed an honor to have them fulfill our request. Many thanks to those men and women who so generously gave of their time and stood in pouring rain to perform their patriotic duty. God bless them all. Jean, Jack, Candy Scott, Ryan, Tessa ToutReflect during Flag DayThank you to the color guard, children, officers and friends of Elks Lodge 2139 for presenting a beautiful Flag Day service for our community. These are the special times in the year we have to help share with our youth about our heritage, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. We as adults must always take these opportunities to help educate our youths about our values and true meaning of what it means to be an American. Again, thanks to the Elks for helping us celebrate Flag Day with honor. Linda Lee Byars MarathonU.S. should allow all Americans to travel to Cuba to plant seeds of democracy, free marketThere is a quick way for our nation to help overwhelm Cubas censorship and propaganda. Simply allow Americans the most effective ambassadors for democracy and free enterprise to travel more easily to Cuba. Having more Americans visit Cuba would almost surely boost capitalism in a country that is cautiously experimenting with property rights and private enterprise. This can be done without the political firefight of eliminating the 50-year-old Cuban embargo, which greatly restricts trade and travel to Cuba. We think the embargo no longer serves a useful purpose. Indeed, it gives the Cuban government a scapegoat for its failed economic policies. As John Caulfield, chief of Mission of the U.S. Interests Section in Havana, says, Cubas financial woes are a result of Cubas choice of an economic model. But eliminating the embargo or allowing unrestricted travel to Cuba will require congressional approval, a political challenge. In contrast, President Obama, by executive order, can require general licenses be issued for all approved travel to Cuba. Americans now can receive a visa to travel for such specific purposes as education and cultural studies. These trips must be guided by licensed travel services that are required to follow a strict agenda. Everything is tightly regulated by the Treasury Departments Office of Foreign Assets Control to ensure there are no violations of the sanctions against Cuba. (Cuban-Americans appropriately have no restrictions on traveling to visit family.)The approval process for the specific visas can be cumbersome and time-consuming. Obtaining a general license is far less complicated, so expanding its use would eliminate red tape and diminish barriers to travel.The Cold War is over and the Soviet Union is gone. Cuba remains an authoritarian state, but its grip seems to be slipping. That control would be further eroded should Americans be allowed to spread the seeds of capitalism and freedom in a country whose people badly need them. Tampa TribuneEnd of a firefighting eraAFlorida Keys era has come to an end, as Islamorada Fire Chief William Wagner III has retired after more than three decades in Monroe Countys fire service.Seems there has always been a Wagner in an emergency-management position in the Keys. His father, William, was the longtime director of Monroe County Emergency Management. Then there are his brothers, Karl and Hans, who also made the fire service their passion. Abig ceremony is planned for Friday at the Islander Resort in Islamorada at 4 p.m. to honor the former village chiefs service. Lets hope the community turns out and gives him a proper sendoff.Wayne Markham . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Publisher Larry Kahn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Editor Richard Tamborrino . . .Advertising/New Bus.Dev.Dir. Kathie Bryan . . . . . . . . . . . . .Financial Director Todd Swift . . . . . . . . . . . .Production Manager Carter Townshend . . . . . . . . .Circulation Manager PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY Contents copyright 2013 Keynoter Publishing Co. Experience has taught us the best thing to do before a hurricane is prepare so you can be confident during a storm that youve done everything possible to keep your family safe. As the Key West police chief, I want you to know that during a hurricane (the sixmonth hurricane season started June 1), you can depend on the resilience and resourcefulness of the men and women of the Key West Police Department.As a local law enforcement agency, we work year-round with our local, county, state and federal partners to improve our response, cooperation and communication during hurricanes. Just as we at the Key West Police Department plan for unexpected weather emergencies, there is plenty you can do to ensure yourself, your family and your home is ready for hurricane season. Dont wait for a storm to threaten. First, create a disaster supply kit that will last your family at least seven days.Ask yourself what you would need if you couldnt get to a grocery store, pharmacy, bank or gas station for seven days. Your kit should include a gallon per person per day of water, nonperishable food, a can opener, blankets and pillows, rain gear and sturdy shoes, first-aid items, prescription drugs, toiletries, a flashlight and batteries, a battery-operated radio, a fully charged cell phone as well as a non-cordless phone.Pack any special food, medicines or supplies you might need for an infant, an elderly person or a pet. Make sure you have credit cards and cash on hand and gas in your vehicle. Put all of your important documents such as insurance and medical records, bank account numbers and your Social Security card in a waterproof container or waterproof plastic bag.Probably the most important thing you can do now is to make your family plans for what you will do if an evacuation is called for. Make sure you have considered several destination locations, because storm paths can vary. If you have pets, be sure that any motels or hotels youll be staying in welcome animals. Have your important documents in one place thats easy to grab and throw in the car. Keep the car gassed up and in good running condition. As you review your evacuation plan, try to account for any contingency. Do you need to carry cash? Do you have a good supply of medicines and any personal goods that might be difficult to buy on a moments notice? Most importantly, listen to the experts. If an evacuation is called, go. When an evacuation is called, the only safe option is to heed the authorities and leave the Keys for a safe haven on the mainland. Talk to your family about which place in your home would be the safest during a storm and at what point you would move to a shelter. Plan what to do with your pets if you have to evacuate and designate an out-of-state relative or friend to be a point of contact for each family member after a storm. Make sure children know when and how to call 911.Protect windows and glass doors with hurricane shutters. If you use plywood, make sure the pieces are fastened adequately so they dont become dangerous airborne debris during a storm. The Key West Police Department is prepared to help you and your family in any emergency, but I encourage you to create a disaster supply kit and talk to your family about your emergency plan.On behalf of everyone at the Key West Police Department, I wish you and your family the safest possible hurricane season. Donie Lee Jr. is chief of the Key West Police Department.GUEST COLUMNDont take hurricane season lightly LEE 40 apply forcomptrollerIt appears Florida Keys Mosquito Control District Director Michael Doyle will be busier than usual during this summers 2013-14 budget season. Adiscussion on the possibility of hiring a third-party accounting firm in the wake of longtime Comptroller William Southcotts retirement was pulled from Mondays special Mosquito Control Board meeting. Doyle proposed the idea last week because hes concerned with a short timetable to replace Southcott, whos gone at the end of the month after more than 24 years. At this point, the third party is effectively out unless we just dont find [a qualified Southcott replacement]. It seems like a pretty strong pool of candidates so Im pretty confident, Doyle said. He told the board he plans to cull the list of roughly 40 applicants to three or four by the end of this week and begin to schedule interviews. The hope is to have a comptroller in place by the end of July, he said. For the third-party option, Doyle put out a request for proposals and received 15month contract bids from local accounting firms Bishop & Rosasco Co. and Pribramsky & Zuelch for $180,000 and $90,000, respectively.Theres a strong possibility that Southcott could return to the district as a consultant to help with this years budget.After he leaves, hes going to propose to come back maybe one day per week. The process is very specific, Doyle said. Even for a CPA, [the state has unusual requirements, so I want to make sure we get it right.Southcott formed a corporation called Black Dog Enterprises and Consulting LLC that he plans to use for business ventures after leaving the district. There was consideration to consider hiring Black Dog on last weeks board meeting agenda but it was pulled until Southcott officially retires.Health careCommissioner Phil Goodman told the board he plans to reintroduce a proposal this budget season requiring district employees to pay $25 monthly toward health insurance benefits. He floated the same plan in January, but the board voted unanimously to postpone it until this summers budget talks. Goodman originally proposed a $50 monthly contribution.Board decides against hiring 3rd-party firmBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMOSQUITO CONTROLBug-board expenses going upAseemingly inevitable move off its longtime College Road headquarters on Stock Island dominated discussion Monday at the opening workshop of the Florida Keys Mosquito Control Boards fiscal year 2013-14 budget season. The district has been holding out hope that the city of Key West will reconsider plans to send it packing off city-owned land in favor of a 24-hour homeless shelter. Its 35-year, $1-per-year lease ends in May 2014. But a tentative $2.4 million capital outlay, from just $90,050 in the current budget, is a clear indication they arent expecting that to happen. The money would be earmarked for buying a Lower Keys lot to build an operations building. The budget introduced Monday is preliminary and only rolled out because of a July 15 deadline to submit an estimated budget with the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. That being said, the $2.4 million capital outlay and a $486,468 increase in day-today operations, from $10.27 million to $10.75 million, would equal a yet-to-bedetermined tax increase for Keys property owners.Mosquito Control District Director Michael Doyle told the board the operating budget increase is due mainly to a $300,000 increase in operating expenses for a new computer database system and $240,000 worth of overhauls to several district aircraft.People see the inspectors typing on handheld PDAs, he told the Keynoter. Were replacing that whole system with an improved database system that will cut down on travel and make the helicopters more efficient because theyll be able to draw a shape on a map where they can spray.Overall, the total increase in operating expenditures from the current year to 2013-14 would be $2.79 million, up from $10.36 million to $13.14 million. As presented, a .5497 tax rate would raise $10.5 million in property tax revenue for the district in 2013-14. That rate is preliminary and was not adopted by the board on Monday.Even with a tax rate generating $10.5 million, the district would fall well short of covering $13.14 million in expenses. It would dip heavily into reserves to cover the move from Stock Island.The building is the main thing, Commissioner Jill Cranney-Gage said. To relocate is a huge expense thats in the budget. ...IT system, capital funds are the reasonsBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMOSQUITO CONTROL
Floridas unemployment rate dipped to 7.1 percent in May, the lowest it has been since September 2008, indicating the state continues to recover from a jobless mark that peaked at 12 percent in late 2010. Even though the unemployment mark in Monroe County grew by .2 percent from April, the South Florida county that includes the Florida Keys continued to have the lowest jobless rate in the state at 4 percent. Hendry County, at 11.1 percent unemployment, up from 10 percent in April, has the highest number in the state and is the only county in double digits for joblessness. The statewide seasonally adjusted May figure, down from 7.2 percent in April, comes despite nearly every county in Florida showing an uptick in its unemployment numbers. County totals are not seasonally adjusted. Non-seasonal numbers put Floridas unemployment at 7.0 percent, with 658,000 out of work, an increase from 638,000 in April. 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Islamorada, Florida305.664.8900John EsslingerState Certified General Contractor www.islandvillageneralcontractor.com Banks fall short with homeownersHomeowners trying to avoid foreclosure must wait too long for their loan modification applications to be reviewed by some of the nations top mortgage servicers, according to a report released Wednesday. Such delays can plunge borrowers deeper in debt. Joseph A. Smith Jr., the independent monitor of last years national mortgage settlement, said that while the banks are doing a better job complying with new mortgage servicing rules, more needs to be done. It is clear to me that the servicers have additional work to do both in their efforts to fully comply with the [settlement] and to regain their customerstrust, Smith wrote in the report.Smith, whose office conducted 29 performance tests on how five of the largest U.S. mortgage servicers are meeting the new rules, said the banks need to do a better job collecting customer records and notifying borrowers in a timely manner about decisions on their applications, including when there are any missing documentsThe banks should also provide borrowers with a knowledgeable and helpful person as a single point of contact to make it easier for applicants to keep track of their request, Smith said. Most of the nearly 60,000 complaints Smiths office had received in recent months were related to the lack of a single point of contact at the mortgage servicer for borrowers. The banks are working to correct the problems and will be tested later on to check their progress, Smith said. The settlement among 49 states, federal government agencies and lenders JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citigroup and ResCap Parties (formerly Ally Financial and GMAC) set new rules for how banks handle troubled home loans and provided for up to $25 billion in financial relief to homeowners. The standards prohibit the lenders from pursuing foreclosure while negotiating a loan modification. They require the banks to acknowledge in writing a refinancing application within three business days, notify the borrower of any missing documents within five days and make a decision on a complete application within 30 days.Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan said Smiths report showed four of the five banks tested consistently failed to send notices and communicate decisions to homeowners in a timely manner. ResCap Parties was the exception among the five banks, the report said.ResCap Parties was subject to a February bankruptcy court order that split up and transferred the servicing rights and assets to Ocwen Financial Corp., Green Tree Servicing, and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Donovan said delays by mortgage servicers can put homeowners at risk of either falling behind or losing their homes. They were the same kinds of lending practices that contributed to the foreclosure crisis, he added. This is unacceptable, Donovan said. The homeowners who have experience servicing abuse deserve justice and we wont stop until that justice is served. Donovan said if the problems persist, fines and court action are possible remedies. JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and Citigroup each said in statements that they had either corrected problems cited in the report or were working with Smith to correct them. The settlement helped close a difficult chapter of the financial crisis when home values sank and millions edged toward foreclosure. Many firms had processed foreclosures without verifying documents. The agreement reduces mortgage debt for only a fraction of those whose mortgages are underwater. About 11 million U.S. households are underwater, and the settlement is expected to help about a million of them.The servicers reported distributing $50.63 billion in direct relief, including loan modifications and principal reductions, to more than 620,000 homeowners through the settlement, according to a report by Smith last month.Missing papers, no contacts among bigger complaintsBy ANDREW MIGAAssociated PressREAL ESTATE Presenting a $2,262.84 check to the American Cancer Societys Keys unit on June 19 are (from left) Marathon Winn-Dixie Store Director Walter Echols,Key West Winn-Dixie Store Director Drew Barbour,Cancer Society Keys unit Executive Director Carrie Helliesen and Winn-Dixie District Director Jorge Cabo.The money is from a Keys Winn-Dixies six-week customer donation program that ran from Feb.20 to April 2.WINN-DIXIES COME THROUGHKeys have lowest jobless rateMonroe stands at 4 percent in unemploymentNews Service of FloridaTHE WORKPLACE BUSINESS BRIEFSLeadership social is FridayLeadership Monroe County begins recruitment for its upcoming Class 21 on Friday at the Westin Resort & Marina, 230 Front St., Key West, from 5 to 7:30 in Salons A& B.Community leaders in the private and public sectors are invited to learn about the program, which seeks to build relationships for constructive alliances throughout the Florida Keys. Sessions are held from October through April throughout the Keys and engage class members in community issues including tourism, the economy, environment, education, government, emergency management, the law and judiciary, the military, health and human services, the arts, culture and media.Applications are being accepted through Aug. 12. Go to www.leadershipmonroe county.org or call 289-9400 for more information. Scholarships are availableThe Lodging Association of the Florida Keys and Key West is sponsoring up to 10 scholarships worth $300 each for students entering Florida Keys Community Colleges new Hospitality and Tourism Management Program.The deadline to apply is July 7. To do so, go to www.fkcc.edu Under future students, click on scholarships.Dantoni replaces Smatt at Pier HouseAmonth after its sale for $90 million, the new management company of the Pier House Resort and Caribbean Spa in Key West has replaced longtime General Manager Joy Smatt.Remington Hotels tapped Joseph Dantoni as the GM. The company says he has more than 20 years of experience working in luxury hotels.Dantoni recently guided the Melrose Georgetown Hotel in Washington, D.C., through a major renovation and reconcepting process. His GM experience includes the 144-key Historic Inns of Annapolis. He previously served as general manager at the Lodge at Woodloch in Hawley, Pa. His management background also includes positions with the Harbor Court Hotel in Baltimore and Omni Hotels in Washington, D.C. The Pier House, which has 142 guest rooms, was sold in May to the Ashford Hospitality Trust of Dallas by the Cleveland-based Pier House Joint Venture.Chamber plans business expoThe Key West Chamber of Commerce has planned its 25th annual Showcase of Key West Businesses for Sept. 18 at the Casa Marina Resort on Reynolds Street. Booth costs range from $350 to $575, with an extra $30 fee for electricity if needed. To reserve a booth by July 31, contact show coordinator Kerry Baker at 294-2587.Survey:Cruisers trust decreasesThe cruise industry, which took a blow after fire knocked out power to the Carnival Triumph for several days in February, is still taking a hit to its reputation. Aonline Harris Poll conducted last month, before the Memorial Day fire aboard Royal Caribbean Internationals Grandeur of the Seas showed that perceived quality, trust and purchase intent had declined compared to a post-Triumph poll. Compared to results of the survey taken between Feb. 19 and 21, which showed a drop from preincident perception levels, perceived quality across seven brands has dropped 6 percent while trust declined 5 percent and purchase intent is down 5 percent. Carnival has suffered the worst drop, according to Harris Interactive. Perceived quality of the Miami-based cruise line has dropped 12 percent since the poll conducted days after the Triumph limped back to shore. Trust dropped 11 percent in the same time period, and purchase intent was down 8 percent. Miami Herald Business KEY SN E T.CO M
KeysNet.com Keynoter 6A Wednesday,June 26,2013 ACCESS FOR ALL Keynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOW Cynthia McKnight (third from left) of the Florida Keys Council for People with Disabilities accepts a proclamation on June 19 from Monroe County Mayor George Neugent and county commissioners designating July 26 as Americans with Disabilities Act Awareness Day.The 1990 law declares full and equal access to civic,economic and social life for individuals with disabilities.... New HR head coming aboardMonroe County School District Superintendent Mark Porter plans to hire Ramon Dawkins, a behavioral specialist for the Pinellas County schools system, to serve as director of human resources.Dawkins is set to start at $95,025 per year on July 15 under an annual contract runs until June 30, 2014. He beat out Christina McPherson, the districts director of assessment and accountability, for the HR post.Dr. Dawkins will bring a fresh energy, perspective and best-practices knowledge to the Monroe County schools and will be an outstanding leader, Porter said in a prepared statement.He understands the importance of continuous improvement [the districts motto] and the need to invest, encourage and support our most valuable resource, the employees of the Monroe County schools.Dawkins described himself as people person and said he is looking forward to his new job. Former Key West High School Principal John Welsh has been serving as HR director since the abrupt March departure of longtime Director Cheryl Allen, who quit after being informed by Porter that her contract would not be renewed. Porter was set to present Dawkinscontract to the School Board in a meeting after press time on Tuesday. Dawkins previously worked for both the MiamiDade County and Broward County school districts. He has a doctorate in educational leadership and organizational development with an emphasis in human resources from Nova Southeastern University, along with a bachelors degree from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga., and a masters from Nova.Dawkins takes role formerly held by AllenBy SEAN KINNEYskinney@keynoter.comMONROE COUNTY SCHOOLSDrunk boaters targeted this weekendEverglades National Park has dubbed the weekend of June 28 to 30 Operation Dry Water, part of a nationally coordinated effort to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities related to boating while drunk.During Operation Dry Water, state and federal marine officers will be out looking for boaters whose blood alcohol content exceeds the state blood-alcohol limit of .08 percent. There will be increased patrols and boater education outreach.Impaired boaters, if caught, can expect to be arrested or face other penalties. In Everglades National Park, the consequences for boating under the influence includes fines up to $5,000 and up to six months in jail. Said Everglades National Park Superintendent Dan Kimball: You will see our officers from Key Largo and Flamingo out on the water in Florida Bay, and from our Gulf Coast district in Everglades City, ensuring that everyone can enjoy a day of safe boating. They will be looking for boaters who are operating a vessel under the influence. Operation Dry Water is a nationwide education and enforcement initiative launched by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators in 2009 in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard.Marine patrols are stepped up in EvergladesON THE WATERUnderwater pipe going inAproject to drill a wastewater pipeline 40 feet beneath Tavernier Creek is scheduled to start in July.The pipeline, about fourtenths of a mile long, will serve as a key link from Islamoradas wastewater system to a pipeline carrying effluent to the Key Largo Wastewater Treatment Districts plant at mile marker 101.5. Work to install the main pipeline in the U.S. 1 median on Key Largo is going on now. The pipeline and drilling was approved as part of a $91 million joint project of Islamorada and the sewer district.No start date for the Tavernier Creek underwater drilling apparently the first of its kind in the Florida Keys was available from Islamorada utility officials or its contractors this week. Other underwater transmission mains are planned for waterways at Indian Key Channel, Tea Table Creek Channel, Snake Creek and Whale Harbor, according to project documents. Project engineers speaking to the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council this spring said the drilling and 30-inch pipeline installation running through coral rock below channel waters should be less prone to failure than pipelines running through bridges or beneath bridges. Members of the sanctuary council questioned pipeline engineers and consultants about the possibility of mud from the drilling affecting water quality.That would create a temporary turbidity problem, consultant Sandra Walters replied, but the mud is not toxic, according to meeting minutes.This drilling technology in Florida has a good track record and [planners are] confident that the contingency plan and procedures will go smoothly, according to sanctuary council minutes. Engineer Don Eckler described the directional drilling operation as similar to drilling oil wells going horizontally instead of vertically. In this process, a hole is drilled in from one island and run under the channel and comes up on the adjacent island, a summary says. Then pipeline is pulled through the hole.Pipeline will connect village and Key LargoUPPER KEYSKeynoter StaffNEWS BRIEFSSupremes rule for homeowner on landIn a case that could have huge implications for the Keys, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday backed a landowner in a nearly twodecade dispute about developing property near Orlando. Justices, in a 5-4 decision, overturned a Florida Supreme Court ruling in the battle between the estate of landowner Coy Koontz Sr., and the St. Johns River Water Management District. The case stemmed from Koontzs plan to develop 3.7 acres of land and the districts decision to deny wetland-related permits. Koontz, who died during the case, contended requests by the district during the permitting process amounted to an unconstitutional taking of his property. That argument centered on a proposal by the district that Koontz pay for improving wetlands on another site as a way to mitigate damage to his land. News Service of Florida
Keys LifeFlorida Keys Keynoter WWW.KEYSNET.COM WEDNESDAY,JUNE 26,2013 CLASSIFIEDS INSIDE 4B Summer sangrias Sangria is light and it can take all fruity forms. We have some ideas.Story, 3B On lionfish duty A team of researchers takes to a submersible this week in hopes of learning more about the damaging species.Story, 2B B Sports & OutdoorsFishing CommunityLifestyle First tourney games tough for the KeysThe Upper Keys stayed close but came up short of runs in the all-starsfirst two games of the Age 9-10 District 8 Little League Tournament.Doral (2-0) outscored the Keys, 7-4, in a South Pool second-round game Monday at the Key Largo Community Park. Details were pending at press time.The Keys team rallied for four runs in the late innings of its Saturday opener to nearly erase Homesteads early lead, but Homestead held on for an 8-7 win. Mario Menendez and Zachary Webb each singled and scored to get the Keys on the scoreboard in the third inning. David Jensen ripped a two-out double in the fourth to score runner Liam Davis. Homestead loaded the bases with no outs in the top of the fourth, but shortstop Dillon Walters made a standout diving catch of a hard shot and second baseman Webb speared a line drive. Catcher Zakerie Filpes was solid behind the plate for starting pitcher Walters and reliever Hunter Dixon.The Upper Keys plays Kendall Team 1 (0-2) at 7 p.m. today at the Key Largo Community Park. Homestead (1-0) faces Kendall Team 2 (1-0) in the other 7 p.m. game.The Upper Keys finishes its round-robin play at 11 a.m. Saturday against Kendall 2.The Age 9-10 roster for the Upper Keys includes Dominic DiMaggio, Elijah Blanco, Isaiah Cosme, Cody Kennedy and Jacob Horne. Coaches are Alan Dixon, Karl Jones and David Jensen.Age 11-12The South Pool district tournament for the Majors circuit begins at 11 a.m. Sunday at the Key Largo Community Park with an opener between Doral and Kendall.The Upper Keys 11-12 club plays its first game at 7 p.m. Tuesday against Doral. Around-robin format for the three-team pool then sees the Upper Keys play Kendall at 7 p.m. July 5; Doral at 7 p.m. July 8; and Kendall at 7 p.m. July 9. The top South Pool teams play July 11 for a spot in the District 8 title game against the North Pool winner, scheduled July 13 in Key Largo.All stars representing the Upper Keys the Age 11-12 District 8 Tournament are Kyle Richards, Zane Absten, Kyle Kraus, Joseph Silvestri, Bryce Bynum, Luke Townsend, Ryan DelaTorre, Michael Signorelli, Jason Filpes, Jacob Webb, Dylan Scheu and Nicholas DiMaggio. Coaches are Jason Richards, Heath Townsend and Tom Kraus.Age 13-14Ateam of Junior players leaves the Upper Keys for Miami to play in the Age 1314 District 8 Tournament in Miami-Dade County, beginning Saturday.Juniors teams North Miami Beach, Liberty City and the Upper Keys each play two games in the opening day.The rest of the Juniors district schedule is determined by first-round results.Homestead and Doral winners in Key LargoLITTLE LEAGUEKeynoter photo by KEVIN WADLOWUpper Keys catcher Zakerie Filpes scrambles to reel in the ball in a close play but the Homestead scores in Saturday action at the Age 9-10 Little League District 8 Tournament at the Key Largo Community Park.By KEVIN WADLOWSenior Staff Writer email@example.com Dolphins do well at college campAdozen Marathon High School players got a taste of what top-tier prep basketball looks like at last weeks 24th annual Embry-Riddle Basketball Team Camp in Daytona Beach.The Dolphins joined 29 other teams at the highly regarded five-day camp hosted by Embry-Riddle University head coach Steve Ridder. It ran from June 16 to 20.Marathon faced some stiff competition, including state Class-4Achampion Lake Highland Prep (Orlando), Class-3Arunner-up Coral Springs Charter, Gulliver Prep and Holy Trinity Academy (Melbourne). I talked to many coaches and they all said its the best team camp in the state of Florida. None of my guys had ever been to any team camp before and I thought it was a good idea, Marathon head coach Kevin Freeman said. The Dolphins finished 2-8 in a hectic schedule of 48minute games, played with a running clock, over four days. But they finished 4-1 (third place overall) in a two-minute game tournament, and junior-to-be Nelson Rojas was chosen from more than 300 players to play in the 24-member camp all-star game.There were a lot of stars with great talent and it was great experience for our team to come together, Rojas said.Rojas credited his Dolphin teammates with helping him be selected to play in the 50-minute (two 25-minute halves) all-star game. It was pretty crazy and exciting, he said. I owe it all to my teammates. I couldnt have done it without them. Rojas admitted he hadnt been on the court with that number of talented players in his young career. He finished with nine points (3-for-4 from three-point range) and one assist. Embry-Riddle is best known for its aeronautical curriculum, but its also home to a quality National Association of Intercollegiate Athletic basketball program that won a national championship in 2000. The Dolphins stayed in dorm rooms on the campus and the morning of June 17, worked on fundamentals at individual coaching stations. Ridder spoke to the camp that night.The next morning was the two-minute-game tournament in which Marathon played well. The teams start off 6060 with 2:00 on the clock, and each takes eight free throws to determine a starting score before beginning.The Dolphins went 7-for8 in their first game and finished 33-for-38 overall. Freeman said it was a welcome site to see the boys, who struggled at times from the line this season, stay composed and make shots. We ended up winning our bracket because we kept hitting free throw after free throw, he said. Rojas said the tournament taught the Dolphins a lesson about making free throws down the stretch in close games. It really helped us because we had the lead and a cushion, he said. We found out that free throws are what helps win games. The night of June 19, incoming senior Damian Chavez finished third overall in the three-point shooting competition. He hit 14 shots in the final round, while the winner hit 18. Junior Robi Garcia participated in the warrior competition, where players from different teams are tasked with taking a charge, setting a screen and diving on the floor for a loose ball. Freeman said he hopes to attend the camp again next summer. Individually, we represented Marathon well, he said.Rojas among 24 all-stars in DaytonaBy RYAN McCARTHYrmccarthy@keynoter.comMARATHON HOOPSYou can be the Lebron of fishingFishing on the reef is as hot as the Miami Heat. Big mangrove snapper five pounds and greater are in 40 to 45 feet of water on the reef edge to spawn. Large chunk baits or small live baits presented on or near the bottom will attract them. Copious amounts of chum are imperative, as these fish are very aggressive and feeding heavily.The yellowtail snapper are hanging anywhere from 35 to 90 feet. The deeper you go, the bigger the fish. Small filleted baits, shrimp or pieces of ballyhoo will do the trick.The occasional mutton is mingled among the other snappers, but you cant really count on them right now. And there are still a few grouper on the reef. Choose large live baits, such as pinfish.The wrecks are holding amberjack and jack crevalle along with a few muttons. Live bait is key. There are plenty of dolphin offshore, but the majority wont make the mark on the measuring stick. Youll find them on weeds and under birds. Ive heard no reports of blackfin tuna. The dolphin and tuna fishing should improve once were past the full moon. In the bay, theres a good mangrove snapper bite on the banks, inshore wrecks and at the bridges. Lemon, blacktip and bull sharks are providing lots of entertainment on the banks, flats and at the bridges.The weeks bestGreg Nacron from Boca Raton caught four tarpon, including two over 100 pounds, with the biggest estimated at 125 pounds, while drifting blue crabs during the new-moon outgoing tides. He was fishing a night trip with Capt. Chuck Brodzki off Lower Matecumbe Key. Capt. Larry Bell and mate Alex Bell of Blue Magic Charters out of Keys Fisheries in Marathon took Zara Myers and family, from Central Florida, dolphin fishing, and they caught a dozen schoolies. Anight mangrove snapper trip with Zach Frey, from Palm Beach Gardens, produced 19 good-size fish.The SeaSquared crew did quite a few shark-fishing adventures last week, with all groups landing multiple lemon, blacktip and bull sharks. Fishing on the reef produced limit catches of very large mangrove snapper. And family fishing in the bay on breezier days was very productive for mangroves and sea trout. The Carter family, from Auburn, Ala., had an awesome day on the reef with Capt. Kevin Wilson and first mate Barbie of Knee Deep Charters in Geiger Key.Reid hooked something big and, clearing the lines, the rod went overboard. The captain dove in, saved the rod, and Reid reeled in a huge jack crevalle. Burt and Kyle released barracudas, and the group had five nice mangrove snapper for dinner.Capt. Moe Mottice, of Moes Custom Charters in Key West, caught dolphin up to 38 pounds on trolled ballyhoo. He reports the tarpon fishing in Key West Harbor has been incredible with loads of hookups and catches. And on the reef, the mangroves and yellowtails are keeping his anglers busy.Casting contestCapt. Spiders Casting for Charity returns Thursday to the 7 Mile Marina/Saltys Waterfront Grill at mile marker 47 bayside in Marathon. The contest runs from 7 to 9 p.m. (new summer hours) and will benefit the Marathon High School Maritime Scholarship Fund. Capt. Chris Johnson is a member of the Yamaha National Fishing Team and specializes in offshore, gulf/bay, reef/wreck, shark and tarpon fishing with SeaSquared Charters out of Captain Pips Marina and Hideaway Marathon. You can reach him at 743-5305, http://SeaSquaredCharters.c om and http://Facebook.com /MarathonFishing.FISHING THE FLORIDA KEYSChris Johnson CaptainsColumn Ron and Andrea Walters,from Gainesville,Ga.,are all smiles with their limit of large mangrove snapper after a morning on the reef with SeaSquared Charters.Burdines tourney is this weekendAnglers targeting finetasting fish and on-the-water action can steer toward the Burdines Waterfront Dolphin & Blackfin Tuna Fun Fishing Tournament set for Friday through Sunday. The events 13th year kicks off Friday with a 5 p.m. captainsmeeting at Burdines, at the oceanside end of 15th Street in Marathon. Organizers of the family-friendly angling challenge plan to serve up a high-energy happy hour overlooking Boot Key Harbor with complimentary hors doeuvres and a raffle for prizes. Anglers fish Saturday and Sunday. Top prizes of $700, $350 and $200 await individual adult anglers who catch the tournaments three heaviest dolphin. The top three anglers in the junior division are to receive $300, $200 and $100. Cash prizes of $750 each are to be presented to the anglers catching the heaviest blackfin tuna and wahoo. The awards banquet is set for 6 p.m. Sunday at Burdines. Entry fees are an affordable $100 per adult and $50 per junior angler. To find out more, call Brenda Duff at 743-5317.Cash prizes for dolphin, tuna,wahooMARATHON FISHINGThe Dolphins went 7-for-8 in their first game and finished 33-for-38 overall.
KeysNet.com Keynoter 2B Wednesday,June 26,2013 ACROSS 1Old Blood and ___:Patton 5Laughlin,Randolph et al. 9Lil Abners creator 13Slender candle 18Lambs pen name 19Night on the town20Matty,Felipe or Jesus21Take for ___ 22Against 23Iron Horse 24Vinegary 25Cowboysstamping ground 26Line from Roots patriotic song 30Stock market goal 31Choler 32Follow orders 33On the ___: quarreling 34Author Bagnold 35Decree 36Scrooges word 39Sear a steak41Swenson,of Benson42Hamilton bills43Elegance,French style44Line from Keys patriotic song 49Western Hemisphere org. 50Clutch firmly 51Secondhand 52Like stale bread 53Turned on,in a way 54Caesars seven55Cambodias neighbor56Cozy room 57Line from Smiths patriotic song 66River in Devon 67Long,long time 68June honoree 69Soggy bread 70Clear air 73Part of QED 74La Scala locale 77Rams love 78Line from Howes patriotic song 83Wiles 84Harem rooms85Jeopardyhost Trebek86Turgenevs birthplace87___ yong:Chinese omelet 88Woolfs A Room of ___ Own 89Turkish titles90Over hill,over ___...92Hurs drag strip 93Tacit consent 94Component of a mighty mite 97Line from a Bates patriotic song 104Practical 105Lady Chaplin106___ sides:surrounded107___ a dream... 108Clementines dad, for one 109Trifling amount 110Sea arm 111___ But the Brave 112Pre-college exams 113Memorandum 114___ off:upset 115Charles IIs Nell DOWN 1Equipment 2Of a forearm bone 3Championship 4Lightning,for one 5Hangar pavements 6Deception 7...finer than to ___ Carolina... 8Parodying new style9Converted to currency10Cosmetic plant 11Soft hassock 12Poes The ___ Letter 13Bulls-eyes place 14Musical sheiks domain 15Spanish fir 16Uptight 17CheersRobin 19Walk like a drum major 27Letter sign-off 28Group of three 29Make self conscious34Slaughter of baseball35Least 36Optimistic market37Fired unceremoniously38Lamarr,of Ecstasy 39Lead a meeting 40Must 41Gershwin brother 42Cicely or Mike 43Mensservice club 44Mowatts Never Cry ___ 45Pointed arch 46___ -dieu:prayer stool 47Oahu spread 48Revise 54Peeves 55Chaney,Sr.or Jr.56Keaton,of Annie Hall58Restaurant reading matter 59...so ___ a day in June? 60Great Irish poet 61Marquands Japanese sleuth 62Ousted resident of 103 Down 63Grenobles river 64Wooden pin 65Fencing sword70Norways patron saint71Zilch 72Preminger 73Comforter stuffing 74Clumsy 75D.D.E.namesakes 76TarzanBarker79The happy recipient80Gogs partner 81Hales man without a country 82Stewing about 88Do unto ___... 89Having a handle 90Emulated Hamilton and Burr 91___ from the blue 92Ait 94Musical gamut95___ I hate to get up...96Labor-leader George97Fortuitous Forrest98Cornelia Skinners dad99Actress Merrill 100Sounds of laughter 101Pt.of a monogram 102Green Gablesgirl 103Early garden Observer crossword puzzle PatrioticSolution in the June 29 Keynoter Crossword solutionSolution to the June 22 puzzle. Living Sub crew to collect lionfishThe latest tool in the battle against Floridas alarming lionfish invasion will be deployed this week at Nova Southeastern Universitys Oceanographic Center in Port Everglades in Broward County.Thursday through Saturday, a five-person manned submersible called Antipodes will take scientists on a series of dives to study the growing lionfish population. The goal is to foster long-term collaboration among scientists to halt the unprecedented expansion of this invasive species.Antipodes, operated by OceanGate Inc., will utilize a high-powered prototype collection system to catch the fish for later study. The use of OceanGates submersible creates an opportunity for real-time scientific collaboration and observation of lionfish in areas below diver depth. The data collected during the dives will be made available to scientists and researchers across the country.The recent invasion of lionfish, a nonnative predator known for its venomous spines and dramatically increased Florida numbers, has created a serious threat to marine and reef ecosystems. The environmental impact could have direct implications on Floridas fishing and tourism industries.Industries such as recreational saltwater fishing on Floridas east coast generated 29,000 jobs and $3.3 billion in sales in 2011 alone, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.Hosted by Nova Southeastern University, the mission is supported by the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and will conclude Saturday with a panel of experts on aquatic invasive species. Scientists will discuss the data and imagery captured during the expedition, as well as their first-hand observations.Following the summit, Chef Kareem Anguin from the Oceanaire Seafood Room in Miami will showcase some of the easiest and tastiest ways to cook lionfish to help promote commercial fishing of the species one possible solution to control the population.The opportunity to further current research with submersible dives beyond diver depths will offer much needed insight into the species, and bring science closer to a solution for control, said Richard Dodge, dean of Novas Oceanographic Center.Participating organizations include the Key Largobased Reef Environmental Education Foundation and the University of Miamis Abess Center and Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science.The media is invited to attend the June 29 conference.3-day goal is sharing informationPRNewswireON THE WATER This is the submersible to be used to collect lionfish.Lionfish have no known predators and destroy the reef because of their voracious eating habits.Sunglass choices colored by lensesIs seeing life through rose-colored sunglasses right for you? It might be if youre a fan of early-morning bike rides or live in a largely overcast climate which the Keys can have throughout the rainy summer season. Choosing summer shades is more than an issue of flattering frames. There are decisions to be made about the lenses, too, and there will only be more in the future. Things to think about: Are your sunglasses more for performance or fashion? (You dont necessarily need to choose.) Are you concerned about glare or definition? Do you want a curved lens that provides maximum coverage or a flatter one that allows more peripheral vision? Will gray, green or rose be a better match for your lifestyle? Each is best suited to handle particular conditions and activities.Lenses can affect and can enhance performance. Sports performance is the biggest category for shopping by lens color and treatments, and most fashion lenses are still browns and grays, says Justin Bazan, a Brooklyn, N.Y., optometrist and medical adviser for the Vision Council, a trade group for the optical industry. I can imagine it happening, though, that the tint options that have exploded in sports will soon come to fashion purchases.Roberto Vedovotto, chief executive officer of Safilo Group, parent company to sunglass brands Carrera, Smith Optics and Polaroid, and the licensing partner for designer labels Gucci, Dior and Marc Jacobs, agrees that its on the cusp. Customers, he says, are becoming more educated about ultraviolet light largely because of great strides in sunscreen use, and they are aware that the technology exists to improve sunglass lenses. People are very aware overall about protecting themselves from the sun. Educated consumers help us, adds Vedovotto. People who care about the lenses, they need they want perfect vision.That probably explains why athletes are the most demanding, says Bazan. For those people who are very competitive, theyll look for anything that gains an advantage.That means knowing when polarized lenses, which act as blinders to horizontal rays, make sense, and when they might not.Enthusiasts of water sports, including surfing and sailing, are Hobie Polarizeds most discerning shoppers. And when it comes to lenses, they want anti-reflective coatings, another coating to shed water and the evenness almost flatness of polarization, says Dustin Mora, senior product line manager.Polarization makes sense for many runners, beachgoers and drivers because it will reduce the glare of light coming from the water, road or sand, he explains. Theyre good for fishermen who need to see beneath the surface. Sammy Bryant, retail business developer for Adidas Eyewear, says golfers steer away from polarization because peripheral vision is important on the greens, and a lens with that treatment will have a more noticeable difference between what you see through the glasses and the corner of your eye.The curve of a lens is going to matter, too, Bryant says. Its measured on a scale of one to 10, he explains, common for reading glasses which are pretty much straight from end to end at a five, and ski goggles at a nine. Higher numbers give better protection and cover a wider range of view, but curve can add some distortion. Color is also a factor, according to Nick Gomez, senior product manager of Under Armour Performance Eyewear. While green lenses might be good for the ball field theres better balance of background and the target object brown ones are good for hiking or mountain biking because they offer improved depth perception, he says.Generally, gray lenses, maybe with a hint of green, block the brightest rays, and brown are almost as effective but have a slightly warmer effect. Gomez says brown might be the most versatile. Rose helps brighten overcast days, and can be particularly helpful in the early morning or near sundown. Yellow lenses have a similar effect. Blue and green lenses provide a view that is truer to natural color, but they might not curb bright light the way a gray lens would. Mirrored lenses, which are, of course, only mirrored on the outside, can be an additional layer of glare perception, notes Bazan. They are less likely to change color perception, he says. Personal preference is whats going to drive this. You have to try them on, says Bazan. There definitely is a performance factor, and theres word of mouth and people are paying attention to what top-level athletes are using ...Athletes tend to be most demandingBy SAMANTHA CRITCHELLAssociated PressFASHION Photo courtesy ASSOCIATED PRESSThis selection of sunglasses is from from Hobie and Under Armour in New York.Choosing new summer shades is more than an issue of flattering frames.There are decisions to be made about the lenses,too.
Friday is set aside for skatingThis Friday, the basketball courts at the Marathon Community Park will turn into a roller rink from 7 to 9 p.m.The free evening is for all ages. Snacks will be available. Helmets are required. Scooters and inline skates are allowed but no form of skateboard is allowed. For questions, call 743-6598.Theater camp is approachingThe Keys Community School of the Arts presents We All Come From Somewhere Else, a teen theater camp set for July 8 through 20 at the Waterfront Playhouse in Key West. Its for youths ages 12 to 17. Basically participants will create a play over the two weeks under musical director Robin Kaplan and choreographer Penny Leto.Theyre also looking for young people who want to find out more about the technical aspects of theater such as stage management, set and costume design, and lighting design.To find out more, call 294-7382.Summer reading program startingAdd the Key West library to Monroe County libraries hosting summer reading programs.Summer Reading for Kids will have weekly incentives and a full slate of activities planned for Saturdays starting in July. Kids can pick up a reading log at the librarys Childrens Department any time. On Fridays and Saturdays, they can turn in the logs and choose an incentive from the prize case. The 1 p.m. Saturday Family Time will feature books, games and other activities focused on this years theme, Dig Into Reading. The programs will run for five consecutive Saturdays, ending on Aug. 3.There will also be activities and games for teens starting at 3:30 p.m. on Saturdays. For more information, call 292-3595 or send an e-mail to howanitz-nancy@monroe county-fl.gov.Sanctuary seeking Eco-Discover helpThe Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary is seeking volunteers at the Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center in Key West to interact with and educate visitors about the Keys marine environment.Anyone interested should be able to contribute a minimum of four hours per week, have an outgoing personality and enjoy meeting people from all over the world. Duties include greeting visitors and answering questions about the sanctuary and adjacent national parks. For more information and to apply, contact center Manager Craig Wanous at Craig.Wanous@noaa.gov or call 809-4700, Ext. 276. The Eco-Discovery Center is at 35 East Quay Road, on the Truman Waterfront in Key West.Benefit planned for Keys womanAfundraiser for 25-year Marathon resident and former FedEx driver Cathy Supp, who needs an organ transplant, is set for July 13 at the Marathon Moose Lodge.Its called Christmas in July and will include Elvis impersonator Tom Shepperd, ham and turkey dinners, a silent auction, music and karaoke.For $25 tickets, call (305) 619-2259. Or purchase them at FedEx at Florida Keys Marathon Airport, FedEx Ground on Big Pine Key or FedEx in Key West at 3553 S. Roosevelt Blvd.Ambassador class now registeringWonder what it takes to mobilize the staff necessary to install the barricades, close the streets and clean up the trash after the Fantasy Fest parade? Know where your tax dollars actually go once youve paid them? If not, you might want to consider enrolling in the city of Key Wests Ambassador program. During weekly sessions, representatives from various city departments meet with the class to give an in-depth understanding of the workings of city government. In addition, participants will hear from a judge, the State Attorneys Office, the Monroe County School District and various other entities that serve Key West.Class 21 starts runs from July 18 to Oct. 17. Sessions are 1 to 4 p.m. Thursdays. To find out more, call Alyson Crean at 809-1058 or find an application at www.keywest city.com .Deadline nearing for scholarshipThe Marathon Business and Professional Womens Club is accepting applications for its adult scholarship. Applicants must have been out of high school for at least one year, lived for at least one year from Big Torch Key to Long Key, and demonstrate a financial need. Applications must be postmarked by June 30. To get an application, call Paula Haines at 731-0511.Summer: Perfect time forsangriaSangria is the worlds most democratic beverage all things to all people. And its just the thing for summer.At its simplest, its red, white or ros wine with juice, fruit and water still or sparkling. Its lower in alcohol than wine, light in body and a bit sweet. At its most bombastic, it can also have sugar, rum, vodka, absinthe, elderflower liqueur and/or a dozen other additions that can make it powerful and alcoholic, best drunk just before a long summers nap. In either case, while the weathers warm, its best served chilled, in a big pitcher jammed with ice cubes.Sangrias finest attribute is that you, the sipper, can make it exactly what you want. It has no official recipe.Sangrias history is democratic, too, in that one persons version arguably is as authentic as anothers. Some historians say poor people in Spain during its Roman occupation, as early as 200 B.C., were cutting their wine with water for purposes of thrift and sobriety, then adding chunks of fruit to make up for the dilution.Others say that by the 1700s, Brits and Continentals were making Claret Cup Punch of red Bordeaux wines like cabernet sauvignon with brandy and fruit added.By the 1830s, nearly every province in Spain had its own version and each to this day vows its sangria is the worlds finest. America was introduced to sangria at the 1964 Worlds Fair in New York City, some sources say. Others find U.S. versions being served at Southern plantations in the 1930s.Basic sangria with only wine, fruit juice, sugar and soda is low in alcohol, maybe 8 percent as opposed to about 12 percent for uncut wine. But if you add high-proof liquor or liqueurs, the result can pack a punch. I saw a sangria recipe online that called for a full bottle of wine, a half cup of brandy, a half cup of triple sec, a full bottle of vodka and 10 grapes. Well, plus some 7 Up.Offbeat Brands is offering Slices, a low-alcohol Spanish-style sangria made of verdejo, one of Spains top white grapes, or tempranillo, the red rioja grape plus several flavors of fruit juice.My favorite version is a bottle of white, ros or red wine, a half cup of brandy, a half-bottle of seltzer water plus slices of oranges, lemons and limes. My suggestion is to Google sangria and choose ingredients and methods to suit your taste. As Oscar Wilde said, Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.Bottled sangriasSlices Red Wine Sangria, Spain (tempranillo with orange, lime and blackberry juices, 9 percent alcohol): Deep purple, intensely fruity aromas and flavors, sweet-tart finish; $10.Slices White Wine Sangria, Spain (verdejo with lime, lemon and pineapple juices, 8.5 percent alcohol): Pale straw color, floral aromas, intensely fruity flavors, sweet-tart finish; $10.Slices Rose Sangria, Spain (tempranillo with lemon, lime and strawberry juices, 8.5 percent alcohol): Bright pink color, intensely fruity flavors, sweet-tart finish; $10.Slices Rose Sparkling Sangria, Spain (tempranillo with lime, lemon and strawberry juices): Pink color, intensely fruity aromas and flavors, sweet-tart finish, softly sparkling; $10.Slices White Sparkling Sangria, Spain (verdejo with lemon, lime and pineapple juices, 8.5 percent alcohol): Pale straw color, intensely fruity aromas and flavors, sweet-tart finish, softly sparkling; $10. Fred Tasker is a former Miami Herald writer who writes about wine for the McClatchy News Service.By FRED TASKERfredtasker@gmail.com Wednesday,June 26,2013 3B Keynoter KeysNet.com Key Largos annual F o u r h o f J u l y P a r a d e Thursday, July 4, 2013Parade entry requirementsCar: A single vehicle including pickup trucks. The vehicle may be decorated or not, but it must be road-worthy. Marching: Any individual or group traveling the parade route on foot. Marching entries cannot stop to perform during the parade. Stopping disrupts the ow of the parade and creates unsafe trafc conditions. Any organization wishing to perform a dance or other routine in the parade should perform on a trailer while it is moving with the parade Float: A decorated trailer or other item pulled by a separate vehicle. Every judged entry must display the parade entry number on the front right side of the entry. Marching entries should display the number on the rst row of participants. Categories: Judges will decide on the best entry in the following categories: Best Emergency Vehicle, Best Musical, Most Original, Most Beautiful, Best Portrayal of Theme, Best Nonprot, Best Business entry. This years theme is American HeroesParade lineup instructionsAll entrants must be in the parking lot of Anthonys Clothing store at mile marker 98.5 between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Arrive early! Northbound U.S. 1 will be closed at 9:45 a.m. Order of line-up: 1. Color Guard 2. Grand Marshall 3. Judges Cars 4. All other places in the parade are determined by the order of entrants leaving the parking lot. NO entrants are guaranteed a particular place in the parade order.PARADE SAFETY RULES very important that we do not allow gaps between entries. If the group behind you stops, please stop as well. If you are going much slower than those ahead, please catch up. of Waldorf Plaza to break down oats and displays. Turning at other points can create trafc hazards and confusion, and can result in nes being levied. take off all loose items and break down displays as much as possible. Space is limited. Only parade entries will be allowed in the staging area parking lot. Entries do not need to line up in numerical order, but be sure to display your entry number for judging.P.O. Box 1197. Tavernier, FL 33070 (305) 852-3216 / fax: (305) 852-0199Sponsored by The Reporter & Key Largo Chamber of Commerce dont tell... anyoneby j.w. james IIIcoming to amazon.com SPIRITS Slices sangrias are inexpensive yet refreshing and tasty. LIVING BRIEFSCONGRESSIONAL HONOR Student Katherine Panskyy from Island Christian School in Islamorada receives the Congressional Gold Award for public service,personal development and achievement. With her are (from left) Paxton Baker,chairman of the Congressional Award program; U.S.Rep.Joe Garcia,who represents the Keys;and U.S.Rep.Ileana Ros-Lehtinen,who used to represent the Keys.The Congressional Award,established in 1979,is Congress highest honor for Americas youth.
KeysNet.com Keynoter 4B Wednesday,June 26,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN CONTINUED IN NEXT COLUMN Ad# 542853 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 44-2011-CA-000345P ONEWEST BANK, FSB Plaintiff, vs. ERIC M RIZZO; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF ERIC M RIZZO; TODD M HOFFMAN; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF TODD M HOFFMAN; OCEAN REEF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC; 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 March 20, 2013, and entered in Case No. 44-2011-CA-000345P, of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for MONROE County, Florida. ONEWEST BANK, FSB is Plaintiff and ERIC M RIZZO; TODD M HOFFMAN; OCEAN REEF COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC; 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 24th day of July, 2013; the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOT 25, IN BLOCK 6, OF "HARBOR COURSE SOUTH SECTION TWO, OCEAN REEF PLAT NO. 17", ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, AT PAGE 52, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. TOGETHER WITH: A PORTION OF TRACT "A" OF "HARBOR COURSE SOUTH SECTION TWO, OCEAN REEF PLAT NO. 17", ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 7, AT PAGE 52, OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA, AND BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: A STRIP OF LAND 20.0 FEET IN WIDTH LYING NORTH OF AND CONTIGUOUS TO THE NORTHERLY LINE OF SAID LOT 25 BEING BOUND ON THE EAST BY THE EASTERLY LINE OF SAID LOT 25 EXTENDED, AND BOUND ON THE WEST BY THE WESTERLY LINE OF SAID LOT 25 EXTENDED 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 with 60 days after the sale. Dated this 26 day of March, 2013. AMY HEAVILIN As Clerk of said Court By Laura Vorhes As 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 June 19, 26, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 549707 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION CASE NO. 44-2011-CA-000026K ONEWEST BANK, FSB Plaintiff, vs. CHRISTINA MARIBONA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CHRISTINA MARIBONA; UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, A SSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES A ND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF ODES B. MCKILLIPDECEASED; CHRISTINA MARIBONA AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF ODES B. MCKILLIP, DECEASED; 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 April 15, 2013, and entered in Case No. 44-2011-CA-000026K, of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for MONROE County, Florida. ONEWEST BANK, FSB is Plaintiff and CHRISTINA MARIBONA; UNKNOWN SPOUSE OF CHRISTINA MARIBONA; UNKNOWN HEIRS, BENEFICIARIES, DEVISEES, A SSIGNEES, LIENORS, CREDITORS, TRUSTEES A ND ALL OTHERS WHO MAY CLAIM AN INTEREST IN THE ESTATE OF ODES B. MCKILLIPDECEASED; CHRISTINA MARIBONA AS PERSONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE ESTATE OF ODES B. MCKILLIP, DECEASED; UNKNOWN PERSON(S) IN POSSESSION OF THE SUBJECT PROPERTY; 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 11th day of July, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to wit: LOTS 1 AND 2 BLOCK 1 OF KEY HAVEN-TENTH ADDITION A SUBDIVISION OF PART OF RACCOON KEY A ND ADJACENT AND SUBMERGED LANDS IN SECTION 23 AND 26 TWP 67 S., RANGE 25 E., AS RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5 PAGE 114 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY FLORIDA LESS AND EXCEPT THAT PORTION OF LOT 1 BLOCK 1 DESCRIBED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1444 PAGE 1972 AND A LSO LESS THAT PORTION OF LOT 1 DESCRIBED IN THE MULTI PROPERTY BOUNDARY AGREEMENT RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1629 PAGE 1125 TOGETHER WITH THAT PORTION OF LOT 3 BLOCK 1 DESCRIBED IN THE MULTI PROPERTY BOUNDARY A GREEMENT RECORDED IN OFFICIAL RECORDS BOOK 1629 PAGE 1125. 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 with 60 days after the sale. Dated this 16th day of April, 2013. A MY HEAVILIN A s Clerk of said Court By Shonta McLeod 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 June 26, July 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter Ad# 552776 NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR COMPETITIVE SOLICITATIONS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on August 27, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. the Monroe County Purchasing Office will receive and open sealed responses for the following: ART IN PUBLIC PLACES BIANNUAL REQUEST MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA Requirements for submission and the selection criteria may be requested from DemandStar by Onvia at www.demandstar.com OR www.monroecountybids.com or call toll-free at 1-800-7111712. The Public Record is available at the Monroe County 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 June 26, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d # 554309 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE SIXTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2009 CA 000042 K DIVISION: 16 Saxon Mortgage Services, Inc. Plaintiff, -vs.Michael G. Haggerty a/k/a Michael Haggerty and Juana M. Haggerty, His Wife; National City Bank; Plantation Key Convalescent Center, Inc.; Monroe County, Florida; City of Key West Florida Defendant(s). NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to an Order dated May 31, 2013, entered in Civil Case No. 2009 CA 000042 K of the Circuit Court of the 16th Judicial Circuit in and for Monroe County, Florida, wherein Saxon Mortgage Services, Inc., Plaintiff and Michael G. Haggerty a/k/a Michael Haggerty and Juana M. Haggerty, His Wife are defendant(s), I, Clerk of Court, A my Heavilin, will sell to the highest and best bidder for cash AT THE MONROE COUNTY COURTHOUSE, 500 WHITEHEAD STREET, KEY WEST, FL 33040, AT 11:00 A .M. on July 9, 2013, the following described property as set forth in said Final Judgment, to-wit: LOT 21, BLOCK D, LINCOLN GARDENS SUBDIVISION NO. 2, ACCORDING TO THE PLAT THEREOF, RECORDED IN PLAT BOOK 5, PAGE 90 OF THE PUBLIC RECORDS OF MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA. Property Address: D-21 10th A venue, Key West, FL 33040 Parcel ID No. 00128880-000000 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 A FTER THE SALE. Florida Rules of Judicial Administration Rule 2.540 Notices to Persons With Disabilities If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance. Please contact Cheryl Alfonso, ADA Coordinator, Court Operations Manager, 502 Whitehead Street Ke y West ,y, FL 33040, 305-295-3652 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. SPANISH: Si usted es una persona discapacitada que necesita alguna adaptacin para poder participar de este procedimiento o evento; usted tiene derecho, sin costo alguno a que se le provea cierta ayuda. Favor de comunicarse con Cheryl Alfonso, Coordinadora de A.D.A Court Operations Manager, 502 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, 305-295-3652 por lo menos 7 das antes de que tenga que comparecer en corte o inmediatamente despus de haber recibido sta notificacin si es que falta menos de 7 das para su comparecencia. Si tiene una discapacidad auditiva de habla, llame al 711. KREYOL: Si ou se yon moun ki kokob ki bezwen asistans ou apary pou ou ka patisip nan prosedu sa-a, ou gen dwa san ou pa bezwen py anyen pou ou j wen on seri de d. Tanpri kontakt Cheryl Alfonso, Co-ordinator ADA, Court Operations Manager, 502 Whitehead Street, Key West, FL 33040, 305-295-3652Omwen 7 jou avan ke ou gen pou-ou part nan tribunal, ou imediatman ke ou resevwa avis sa-a ou si l ke ou gen pou-ou al nan tribunal-la mwens ke 7 j ou; Si ou pa ka tand ou pal byen, rl 711. A my Heavilin CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT Monroe County, Florida (Circuit Court Seal) By: Shonta McLeod DEPUTY CLERK OF COURT Submitted By: ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF: SHAPIRO, FISHMAN & GACH, LLP 2424 North Federal Highway, Suite 360 Boca Raton, Florida 33431 (561) 998-6700 (561) 998-6707 08-122045 FC01 AAM Published June 26, 2013 July 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter A d# 554344 IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR MONROE COUNTY, FLORIDA PROBATE DIVISION Case No 2013-CP-83-K Hon Tegan Slaton IN RE: THE ESTATE OF DONALD PARKS SULLIVAN Deceased. NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of DONALD PARKS SULLIVAN, deceased, whose date of death was February 3, 2013, is pending in the Circuit Court for Monroe County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 500 Whitehead Street Key West, FL 33040. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representatives attorney are set forth below. A ll 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 A FTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS A FTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. A ll 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. A LL 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 A BOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE A FTER THE DECEDENTS DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is June 26, 2013. Personal Representative: Jeffrey Dunaway 807 Thomas Street Key West, Florida 33040 A ttorney for Personal Representative: Samuel J. Kaufman Florida Bar No. 0144304 Law Offices of Samuel J. Kaufman 3130 Northside Drive Key West, Florida 33040 Telephone: (305) 292-3926 Fax: (305) 295-7947 Published June 26, July 3, 2013 Florida Keys Keynoter GoldendoodlePuppy! 5mo oldbeautifulfemalephantom lookingforFOREVER& LOVINGhome.Serious& committeddogloversinquire formoreinfo/pictures firstname.lastname@example.org PRIVATE COLLECTOR WANTS. Rolex Dive watches and Pilot Watches. Old model Military clocks & watches. Call 305-743-4578. U.S. Old Coins Especially Pennies. Unwanted or broken gold + silver jewelry. Best price guaranteed. Private collector. 743-5780 MARATHON / GRASSY KEY OPEN HOUSE SUN, 10-2 Fabulous location surrounded by million dollar homes. An oasis of privacy and lush natural beauty. 2 bed/2 ba CBS stilt home on 1 acre. Kayak access. $399K. FSBO. 368 Perry Ave. (305)394-5552 grassykeyhouseforsale.comKEY LARGO Park Model for sale. Handicapped designed, 1 BR, furnished. Never lived in. Lot rent $500/mo. $15,000. Owner financing available. 305-522-5841CUDJOE KEY MM 222br/2ba Unfurn, canal front, dock, scrn prch, ample storage. $1600/mo F/L/S. Call Al Leder, Preferred Properties, 305-304-7359 HouseforRent/Marathon 4/ 4.5canalfront,dock, unfurnished,nosmoking. $2500/mo+security.Available July1.305-289-0790 KEYSWIDE CLASSIFIEDS ONLINE (305) 743-5551 Classifieds NewTropicalWicker BedroomandLivingRoomDinettes,Futons,Recliners SimmonsBeautyrest www.fredsbeds.com FRED'SBEDS 100sofBedsFactoryDirecttoYouMarathonMM53.5743-7277 BigCoppittMM9.5295-8430FREEDELIVERY Search Public Notices Online Its your right to know:School District BudgetsLocal Tax ChangesProperty AuctionsPublic HearingsCity Budgets Search Public Notices Online at:www .KeysNet.com Mouse over Classifieds, then click on Public Notices GET RESULTSWith KeynoterClassifieds 743-5551
Wednesday,June 26,2013 5B Keynoter KeysNet.com The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: Grassy Key57413 Goodley 3 BR, 2 BA stilt home on large corner lot. Tile, DW, lrg patio, and huge covered carport. $1650 F/L/S. 678-867-7696 IslamoradaMM90 2BR/1BA, 2ndfloorcleanCBShome. Convenientlocation(stores, hosp,etc).Fencedbackyard& patio.Screenedfrontporch. W/D,shutters.Unfurn.$1300/ mo.+util.&FandL.No smoking.Smallpetok.Avail 1stweekJuly.CallDave(561) 436-4763 LAYTON 2 BED 2 BATH On cannel 50 Dock $1,700 FLS No Pets (305) 394-3485 MARATHON Charming 3/1 home + 1/1 private guest house. Great neighborhood! Tropical yard. $2200/mo., FLS. Call Andy 561-212-3045 Marathon MM 55 Gulf Roomy 3 BR,1BA, cath ceilngs, approx 1200sf, nice neighborhood, fen yard, tiled floors. W/D. Avl 7/1, $1545/mo. 305-502-9702 MARATHON SHORES Unfurnished, 2 BR, 1 BA duplex for rent. Great neighborhood! $1250/mo. F/L/S. 305-731-6021 MARATHON Unfurn, 2 BR, 1 BA in one half duplex. Fenced yard. No pets. $1200/mo F/L/S. Call Lela, Coldwell Banker RE 305-395-0814FL CITY / HOMESTEAD 2/2 townhouse. Gated comm. Long term only. F/S $1100 / mo. No sec. 8. Assoc. Approval req. Call Lisa Bradeen @ (305) 852-8477ISLAMORADA Furnished 1/1 condo. Pool, tennis, garage, laundry, boat dock, ramp, storage yard 25 max. $950mo. F/L/S. No pets. 305-338-0486 GroundLevelHome-Big PineKey Clean2Bedroom,1 Bath,TileFloors,CentralA/C, Washer/Dryer,Shed,Fenced Yard,WoodedLotson2sides, NearBoatRamp,Locatedin EdenPines,BigPineKey. $1,300Call:305-395-1446 MARATHON MOBILE HOME For rent. Must have security and references. Call 305-743-6519 RV LOTS FOR RENT in MARATHON Adult Park. Please call 305-743-6519 1 BR / 1 BA MM 91 2nd floor. Includes water & elec. $850.00 F/L/S (305) 522-6598 GRASSY KEY Small apartment, 1 person. $740/month + utilities. 305-481-4301 MARATHON Unfurn effcy apt. A/C. No smoking, no dogs. Share W/D. Lease. $695 + electric, cable. 305-900-0113 MM 95 STUDIO APT. Furnished. Cable & utilities included. $700 / month. Available 7/1/13 Call Rosi (305) 394-0684 Were seeking a 2/2 unfurn dwelling in nice neighborhood of Marathon or KCB. Quiet, no pets. Long term, 2-5 years. $1200-$1400. 201-437-0736 MM 100 Office / Warehouse AC and bath $500 / mo. Call (305) 522-6598 Available office or desk space. Attractive professional building. Hwy frontage, Marathon. Call: 305-731-1183; 305-731-9751 CLIMATE CONTROLLED STORAGE. Call Freds Beds, 305-743-7277 MARATHON US 1 Commercial Space Avail. 1000 sf, $1/sf + util, taxes & insur. Yard space also available. 305-923-9542 Officehelpneeded Lookingforaofficeassistant thatisbilingual,highly knowledgeablewithMicrosoft Office2007orhigher. experiencewithQuickBooks Enterprisewillbeaplus.305453-9304 email@example.com CARPENTERS & LABORERS Must have tools & transportation. Long term employment. Top pay for quality minded individuals. Must pass background check. Call (305) 852-2806. EXPDCARPENTERS Must have own transportation, hand tools, tool pouch, past employment ref. No drunks or drugs. 289-7655, Marathon. PLANTATION BOAT MART is now hiring an energetic, professional person for our Parts Dept. Apply in person at 90400 Overseas Hwy. CARPENTER & LABORERS Must have tools and car. 305-731-8872 CUSTODIAN NEEDED For busy veterinary practice in Marathon. Duties include overall monitoring and cleaning hospital inside and outside during the day as and where it is needed. Prefer experience with maintenance. Some minor animal handling may be required. Must be able to lift 60 lbs. Shift hours are 6am to 3pm. Salary based on experience with nice benefit package. Please apply at Marathon Veterinary Hospital, 11187 Overseas Hwy or call 305-743-7099 Debbies Cleaning Service NOW hiring F/T or P/T cleaning personnel. Marathon area, but can live outside of Marathon. 305-481-8379 HELP WANTED Landscape & equipment experience required. Transportation & drivers license needed. Call (954) 325-2915. HOUSEKEEPERS NEEDED PART TIME English reqd. Apply in person Blackfin Resort, 4650 O/S Hwy, Marathon. 743-2393POOL MAINTENANCEMARATHON CALL 305-849-5934 Lobby Concierge MM48 Hammocks. $500-600/wk. @ 30 hrs. Benefits in 90. Get Ap at Front Desk. Career oppty. act today.P/T FRONT DESK Fantastic work environment. Great Summer job! Conch Key Cottages. MM 62.3 CALL (305) 289-1377. Small resort searching for Housekeeper Must be dependable and have own transportation. Please call 305664-5130 between 9 am-6 pm. THE MOORINGS is seeking a friendly, self motivated, team player for Guest Services; duties include beach attendant and assisting guests with luggage, etc. Appearance counts. Please pick up an application @ 123 Beach Rd, Islamorada FL or fax resume to 664.4242 or email to moori firstname.lastname@example.org THE MOORINGS is 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: email@example.com WOW LOOK !!! NOTICEOFCONTINUATIONOFPUBLICHEARING NOTICEOFINTENTIONTOCONSIDERADOPTION OF COUNTY FINAL ASSESSMENT RESOLUTION NOTICEISHEREBYGIVENTOWHOMITMAYCONCERN that thepublichearing originallyscheduledandpubliclynoticedforJune19,2013wascontinuedtoJuly17,2013 at3:00p.m.,orassoonthereafterasmaybeheard, atthe HarveyGovernmentCenter,1200 TrumanAvenue,KeyWest,MonroeCounty,Florida, atwhichtimetheBoardofCounty CommissionersofMonroeCounty,Floridaintendstoconductapublichearingtoconsider approvalofthefollowingCountyfinalassessmentresolution:BIGCOPPITT/DUCKKEY WASTEWATERASSESSMENTSUPPLEMENTALPROGRAM FINALASSESSMENTRESOLUTIONThefiguresbelowdepictthelimitsoftheBigCoppittandDuckKeyMunicipalServiceTaxing Units.WastewaterAssessmentsshallbeimposedonimproved,privatelyownedtaxparcelsinthe BigCoppittandDuckKeyMunicipalServiceTaxingUnits thatincludeparcelsintheBigCoppitt andDuckKeyMunicipalServiceTaxingUnitsthat havebeendevelopedorissuedapermitto developaftertheadoptionofResolution302-2007 .Thefinalnon-advaloremsupplemental assessmentrollspreparedasdirectedbytheadoptionofthisresolutionwillincludepropertiesto receivecentralwastewaterservice.ThecentralserviceboundaryisasdelineatedintheMaster PlanUpdateapprovedbytheBoardofCountyCommissionersonJanuary28,2009andupdated byresolutiononJanuary16,2013.Firstclassnoticesdescribingthesupplementalassessment programsweremailedtoowneraddressesonfilewiththepropertyappraiserfollowingtheadoptionoftheinitialresolutiononMay15,2013. BigCoppittMunicipalServiceTaxingUnit DuckKeyMunicipalServiceTaxingUnit AmorespecificdescriptionoftheBigCoppitt/DuckKeyWastewaterAssessment Supplemental Program issetforthintheproposed FinalAssessmentResolution whichcanbeviewedonthe MonroeCountywebsiteathttp://fl-monroecounty .civicplus.com/agendacenter followingpublicationoftheJuly17,2013BOCCagenda.ThepreliminaryNon-AdValoremAssessmentRollfor theBigCoppitt/DuckKeyWastewaterAssessment SupplementalProgram isavailableforinspectionattheCountyAdministrator'soffice,locatedatTheHistoricGatoCigarFactory,1100 SimontonStreet,Suite2-205,KeyWest,Florida. TheassessmentswillbecollectedontheadvaloremtaxbillbytheTaxCollector,asauthorized bySection197.3632,FloridaStatutes.Failuretopaytheassessmentwillcauseataxcertificate tobeissuedagainstthepropertywhichmayresultinalossoftitle.TheBoardintendstocollect theassessmentsininstallments,thefirstofwhichwillbeincludedontheadvaloremtaxbillto bemailedinNovember2013. Thepublichearingisbeingheldforthepurposeofreceivingpubliccommentontheproposed assessmentsandcollectionoftheassessmentontheadvaloremtaxroll.Allaffectedproperty ownershavearighttoappearatthehearingandtofilewrittenobjectionswiththeCounty Administratoranytimepriortothepublichearing,ortwentydaysfromthedateofthisnotice, whicheverislonger. PursuanttoSection286.0105,FloridaStatutes,noticeisgiventhatifapersondecidestoappeal anydecisionmadebytheBoardwithrespecttoanymatterconsideredatthehearing,suchpersonwillneedarecordoftheproceedings,andthat,forsuchpurpose,suchpersonmayneedto ensurethataverbatimrecordoftheproceedingsismade,whichrecordincludesthetestimony andevidenceuponwhichtheappealistobebased. ADAASSISTANCE:Ifyouareapersonwithadisabilitywhoneedsspecialaccommodations inordertoparticipateinthisproceeding,pleasecontacttheCountyAdministrator'sOffice,by phoning(305)292-4441,betweenthehoursof8:30a.m.-5:00p.m.,nolaterthanfive(5)calendardayspriortothescheduledmeeting;ifyouarehearingorvoiceimpaired,call"711". DatedatKeyWest,Floridathis19thdayofJune,2013.PublishedKeynoter6-26-13 AMYHEAVILIN,ClerkoftheCircuitCourt andexofficioClerkoftheBoardofCounty CommissionersofMonroeCounty,FloridaARESOLUTIONOFTHEBOARDOFCOUNTYCOMMISSIONERSOF MONROECOUNTY,FLORIDA,RELATINGTOTHEPROVISIONOF WASTEWATERCAPACITY;IMPOSINGANNUALWASTEWATER ASSESSMENTSFORPROPERTIESDEVELOPEDSINCETHE2007 ASSESSMENTROLLFORTHEBIGCOPPITTANDDUCKKEYSERVICEAREAS;APPROVINGTHESUPPLEMENTALNON-ADVALOREM ASSESSMENTROLL;PROVIDINGFORCOLLECTIONOFTHEWASTEWATERASSESSMENTS;ANDPROVIDINGANEFFECTIVEDATE. 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KeysNet.com Keynoter 6B Wednesday,June 26,2013 The Keynoter Classifieds 305-743-5551 abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVYXYZ<>1234567890,./-=_+: 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. NOW HIRING LINE COOK Apply in person Brutus Seafood 6950 O/S Hwy, Marathon NOWHIRING SERVER AND PART-TIME KITCHEN HELP. Apply at the Stuffed Pig, Marathon. Boatrentalcompany seekingFThelp-toppayfor experience Abilitytotrailer boatsandbasicboatelectrical repairs.MUSThaveclean driverslicenseandwork weekends.ApplyatMarina Junction4681OverseasHwy Marathon EXPERIENCED & RELIABLE, appliance repair tech. Must have valid drivers lic. & tools! Also hiring delivery drivers and installers. Call (305) 664-3662. F/T SECURITY GUARD NEEDED Islamorada area. 305-684-0033 Licensed Boat Captains needed in Big Pine Key. Please contact Seacamp (305) 872-2331 or email firstname.lastname@example.org MARATHON PLUMBER AND PLUMBERS HELPER. Must have clean driving record and be able to pass drug test. (305) 731-7797 SEA TOW ISLAMORADA Looking for FT & PT captains. Must have captains license and tow endorsement. Contact Ernie at 305-664-4493100551554-01 PlumbersandPlumbers Helpers Applyinpersonat 107005thAveGulfMonday throughFriday9:00until 12:00.Plumbers,experience necessary.Willingtotrainthe email@example.com 1979 38 Marine Trader, aft cabin trawler. Great liveaboard. Simple, solid, economical. Ford Lehman 120. Fiberglass decks. Two hard tops. ALL reasonable offers will be considered. Located in Melbourne, FL. Health forces sale. Asking $45,000.00. 850-843-0080 Carolina Skiff Specialists All sizes & models: Sea Chasers, Bennington pontoons & Hydra. sports. Call Ft. Myers for West Coast pricing! 800-955-7543 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 34 CRUSADER, CAT 3208 CRAB/LOBSTER BOAT. Located in Marathon. $35,000. 305-815-1937 39 FITZ FISHING BOAT Powered by 3406 Catepillar, Double booms, ready to go! $70K, obo. 239-825-4778 or 239-825-4782 40 Fitz Lobster, Crab boat 8V92TTI. 2 1/2 -1 transmission Complete electronics. Twin hydraulic haulers. Turn key. $55,000 Carlos, 727-326-2437CommlCrawfish/Lobster Boat & Business for sale. 278 lobster B certs, 86 stone crab B certs, traps, rope, bouys, lines,ready to fish! 24 T-Craft, 454 EFI. Ed, 305-896-0617All 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. 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