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Volume IX, Number 13 Pensacola Beach, Florida October 15, 2013 Island Times Volume IX, Number 10 Pensacola Beach, Florida September 3, 2013Bizarre Star Andrew Zimmern Comes To The BeachThe Pensacola Beach Chamber has a recipe for success using star power and culinary talents to amp up the Sixth Annual Taste of the Beach, Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15 at Casino Beach. Andrew Zimmern, center, is a James Beard Award-winning TV personality, chef, food writer, teacher and is widely regarded as one of the most versatile and knowledgeable personalities in the food world. Hes the creator, host and co-executive producer of Travel Channels hit series, Bizarre Foods with Andrew Zimmern, Andrew Zimmerns Bizarre World, and his new series, Bizarre Foods America. Zimmern will be at Taste of the Beach Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. The festival, which showcases Pensacola Beachs restaurants includes a dessert contest. Chef John Flaningam of Crabs, top delight young guests. Pensacola Beach resident Laken Harvey, top right, has been to Taste of the Beach every year. Look for her in the Mermaid Parade on Sunday and the Hula Hoop contest in the Childrens Area. Rev up your engines! George Smith and his brother-in-law Mike Cook, bottom right, proudly mug the camera next to Smiths entry in the Lifes A Vette on the Beach car show. The show is Saturday from 10 to 3 p.m. The Sauce Boss lays down some serious blues on the Gulfside Pavilion stage, bottom left. He sings and cooks a giant pot of gumbo. It delicious entertainment. The full list of ingredients for the two day buffet of fun is on Page 2 and in Tasty Times, a special four page festival, pull-out section. Look Inside forTasty TimesSpecial Section Beach School Ghouls Amp Up Fall Festival Fright FactorMonsters University move over, the Beach School Ghouls are on campus. They may look like they just stepped out of a nursery rhyme or the Bibbity Bobbity Boo princess salon, but they have a frightfully fun evening just ahead. The Pensacola Beach Elementary Schools Fall Festival is set for Friday, October 25. The Ghouls are (L to R): Hannah Buchalter, Suri Amjad, Bella Ciolino, Lily Montgomery, Ella Kauffman, Mia Montgomery, Ella Montgomery and Zoey Amjad. The scary start is 5 p.m. The Parent Teacher Association turns the schools campus into a carnival atmosphere with games, food and contests. Music, performances and an 84-foot long obstacle course will greet guests. The party is for all ages and the community is invited to attend. There is no entrance charge. Dare to get more details on Page 2.
PAGE 2 Island Times October 15, 2013 Published every other Tuesday firstname.lastname@example.org www.MyIslandTimes.comNo portion of this publication may be reproduced without the consent of the publisher. Island Times Walk, Bounce, Float or Fly To Beach School Fall Festival Taxes, Titles, Environmental Discussion Tops PBA AgendaAdvocates Annual Meeting Set For October 21 Halloween Happenings See Page 15Wheeler To Lead Beach Optimist Club host a Say No To Carleen Wheeler
Island Times PAGE 3Forever...Barefoot on the BeachAs a tribute to Jane Waters who passed away January 10, 2012 Island Times will continue to run some of Janes favorite columns for your enjoyment October 15, 2013 Our latitude will change your attitude Wings Burgers Seafood RibsOPEN EVERYDAY at 11 AMLunch Specials MonFri 11-2 Dinner Specials NightlyCATCH IT ALL!1010 Ft. Pickens Road Pensacola Beach 932-4139 www.peglegpetes.comRaw Oysters Fresh Gulf SeafoodOPEN EVERYDAY at 11am Waterfront Dining Oyster Bar Live Music Gift Shop Kids Playground#2 Via de Luna Pensacola Beach 934-3660Sports in Hi Def40 TVs 8 Big Screens 934-3660 www.sidelinessportsbarandrestaurant.com WINGS49Every Thursdayc Monday Cajun Nite Tuesday Surf and Turf Wed Mexican Madness Specials Tues: Half Price Bottles of Wine Wed: Raw Oyster Specials Thurs: Baked Oyster Specials Pensacola Beach www.sidelinessportsbarandrestaurant.com www.sidelinessportsbarandrestaurant.com Tuesday Surf and Turf Tuesday Surf and Turf Wed Mexican Madness Wed Mexican Madness All Sports Always On Krewe of Wrecks MeetingsOct 28 Sabine Sandbar Nov 4 Sandshaker Nov 11 Crabs on the Beach Nov18 Islander Lounge Nov 25 Paddy OLearys Dec 2 Riptides Dec 9 PegLeg Petes Dec16 Paradise Bar Start Time: 6 PM Dues $30 ~ The Krewe welcomes all who wish to join. Please come to meeting to apply.Mardi Gras on the Island EventsFebruary 22 Kids and Kritters Parade, 2 PM, Across from Sidelines February 22 Krewe of Wrecks Grand Costume Ball, Elks February 24 Queens Dinner, Flounders February 24 Kings Supper, Elks March 1 Champagne Breakfast, Crabs March 2 Krewe of Wrecks Parade, 2 PM March 3 Red Beans and Rice Lunch, 11 AM March 4 Krewe of Coma, Sandshaker, 6 PM March 4 Shoe Box Float Contest, Paradise, 8 PM Jan 6 Hemingways Jan 13 Flounders Jan 20 Shaggys Jan 27 The Break Feb 3 Cactus Flower Feb 10 TBA Feb 17 Elks LodgePensacolaBeachMardiGras.comfor more good times, log on toThe Islander Newspaper October 28, 1980Sweet Sixteen lives. It goes on and on, always in the same tradition like Christmas or the Tooth Fairy or Volkswagon beetles. Kissed or unkissed, ugly or gorgeous, happy or sad, smart or dumb, Sweet Sixteen is a cherished event! Even in the freedom of todays lifestyles, sweet sixteen never becomes sweet thirteen or would you believe sweet ten? The sixteen syndrome, the landmark, the turning point, the fork in the roadwhatever it stands for, remains eternally the same, time which can never be repeated. (Perhaps, it is because it is almost the last time a girl will admit how old she is.) My youngest daughterI could call her my baby, but that would be cause from matricide on Ariola Drivearrived at sixteen last week with about the same amount of fanfare Princess Caroline received at her wedding. As a beginning, everyone seemed to know that Liz was sixteen on October 16. Everywherein Neros, on the Bay Bridge, at PJC at a football game, on the telephone, people were congratulating her as if she had just been elected sheriff of Escambia County. I decided she had hired an airplane and hung out a sign, Liz Waters is sixteen today. Somehow, she managed to get the message to about ten thousand people without running an ad in The Islander. What does the mother of a sweet sixteen do? Everything. What do you want for your birthday? I asked innocently. Liz did not even mention gifts that she knew were outside the realm of possibility. I think I would like to have a little costume party, she said. Not too bad. Not bad at all. A costume party. By the way Mom, get me to compare her idea of small and my idea of small, I nevertheless, brought her the invitations, dispensed to her friendsthree of whom regretted. The others could hardly wait for the party, and several even agreed to bring visiting cousins, other friends and an older brother who had his drivers license. I wanted to go hide under the bed until sweet sixteen faded, but I knew I didnt have time. I astonished myself by agreeing to all the conditions that were thrust upon me. Like we are a having a costume party with a Halloween theme. I drove to Cantonment to purchase two bales of hay and to an outdoor the rugs, dusted the furniture, and hauled enough hot dogs and buns out of the store to begin my own restaurant. I installed blue bulbs and hung lanterns, paper spiders, plastic skeletons, and string webs around the house. (All this after I had broomed down every spider web and every spider in the place just the day before!) The party began at six oclock. The guests began arriving at four. I put on a mask to hide the circle under my eyes and the fact I did not have time to put on make-up. The crowd thought I was hilariouslook at Lizs momho-ho! All I kept thinking about was escape and the opportunity came. I had forcorner six blocks away from the house, I could no longer hear the stereo which had been blasting for over three straight hours. The lack of vibes got me. I thought I had passed out. I pinched myself and I screamed so I drove on to Bravely, I returned to my house, elbowed my way through to Sweet Sixteen. Then, I ran downstairs, trying to escape the the piano and three somebodys throwing darts. The downstairs bedroom was full of girls, combing their hair, looking for bobby pins, putting on cowboy hats and tying their tennis shoes. So, I went outside and sat on a bale of hay and tried to strike up a conversation with the scarecrow. The party ended at 11 and the last guests left shortly after midnight. I shut my eyes, slid across the living room on a hot dog bun and collapsed in my bed. I fell asleep and had a nightmare about a six foot tall cupcake that threw me in a lake full of punch, where I kept trying to swim away from every rock group in the world. I awakened in fear. I put my head under the pillows. I could not go out and face that morning after. Hi Mom, Liz called. I crept stealthily to my door and opened it. The living room glistenedprobably Liz had thrown the whole works on the kitchen floor. No so. She had cleaned the house. It was quiet and cheerful and she was making a cup of coffee for me. So, listen, kid. Its all downhill now. Youre on your way to becoming an old lady. Maybe, youll even have a sweet sixteen of your own somedayand perhaps you will be fortunate enough to learn something I have known for sixteen yearssome of us moms have all the luck!
PAGE 4 Island Times October 15, 2013 ?? ????? ? ? ??? ??? ? ??? ? ?T? ???rivia??? ? Blue Sky Gift Shoppe3479 Gulf Breeze Pkwy 850-932-7100 Tiger Plaza Next to Sonic Gifts for Gators and Dawgs, Tigers, Cats, Noles...all football fans welcome here! PEOPLE Gulf Coasts Leader in Bar & Club EntertainmentLive Video Trivia ChallengeNEW on Pensacola Beach850-438-1660 www.boogieinc.comJoin the Fun!Do you want to increase your business? Call Today! Weekly online & social media promoting your Trivia Nite Photos and DVDs for your business Table Tents to promote your website and Trivia Nite Your location is tagged on Facebook, Google +, Pinterest and Tumbler Paradise Bar Wednesdays 7 10 p.m. Trivia is Hot!Bring your friends!Tim Pike is the trivia guru at the Holiday Inn Express on Fort Pickens Road. He knows a little about a lot of things, including country music. Although he bemoaned the fact that Garth Brooks has not produced many new hits recently, he knew that the famous country music star was the answer to the question about a bar-bouncing wife meeting star-crossed night. The story is that Sandy Mahl got in a little altercation with another gal over a guy. She was put out of the nightclub by the young college student/bouncer Garth Brooks, who later started dating her. Sounds like the making of a good country song. So, an Island Times t-shirt will go to country music fan Tim Pike. Shirtless Kathy Christoff and her new friend named Google, were not quick enough to beat Trivia Tim. Maybe next time KC. Another shirtless gal, Lupie Rael, contacted the TM with a not so trivial coincidence. Lupie owns a set of bar stools which were the topic of a previous trivia question. Lupie did not know the origin of the aquatic metal sculptured bar seats, but hoped that ownership would garner her a t-shirt. The cheeky TM likes the note, but wont give up the shirt. Unless you knew that the bar stools had been for Sunset Bar and Grill drinkers, you shall remain shirtless. Stay tuned Lupie. Perhaps you will know the answer to this one. The Trivia Master has been languishing in a historic area of downtown Pensacola Beach; paging through mostly incomplete records in dusty tomes. Researching the commercial heritage of brick and mortar with a colorful Island history. An Irishman, a helicopter pilot, shopkeepers, rock legends and winos have been part of the story. So, the TM poses this challenge for the knowing and seeking: Name the two current businesses in the location which once housed Bills Island Surf Shop, Sals T-Shirts, the Foul Deck and Robbies Yum Yum Tree. Remember, you must name both businesses, because if you do, you could possibly be the proud owner of an Island Times t-shirt. A prize that is not available for purchase, not even on eBay. Send your answer with Trivia in the subject line to email@example.com. Include your name and phone number with your answer. Deadline to answer is Tuesday, October 22. Good luck. DGs DO GOODPensacola Beach resident Mary Claus announced that Greeks invaded the Island September 25. Delta Gamma Fraternity Alumnae President Louise Videau brought alums to Hemingways for an evening social. Joining Videau and Claus were Kathy Middleton, Mary Pat Forge, Gayle Crume, Diane Thompson, Eleanor Hoen, Katie Andress, Stephanie Cannon and Sarah Hand. A special toast was raised to Sister and Gulf Breeze High teacher Diane Folse, who was unable to attend. Locally, the group supports a variety of charitable causes including Prevention of Blindness and Education for the Blind. FROM THE DESERTClaire Marcey trekked across the white sands of Pensacola Beach renewing friendships and enjoying the Taste of the Beach festival in September. Although Claire hangs her hat in Arizona, she still claims Pensacola Beach as her home. She sends a big hello and blessing to all her beach friends.RECIPE FOR SUCCESSAmy Depew found an old friend in a Garden and Gun magazine feature. David Norman has opened a new restaurant, and was featured in the upscale mag. Davids parents are Fran and the late George Norman. Readers will recall that George wrote the cooking column in The Islander Newspaper. The apple does not fall far from the tree. BRIDGE THE GAPFormer Beach resident Sandi Johnson was amazed to see her card playing buddies Mary Ann Abrams and Michelle Crane all the way down in St. Petersburg, Florida at the Bridge Club 499 tourney. No report on whether they won, but they all had a good time. FLY WITH GABBYOne of the Beachs favorite another milestone. Gabby Barrett has logged 36 years with Delta Airlines. Her October 5 annianother 36 years. FINE AT 50The Knights of the Trivia Roundtable, the kids who eat lunch at the Gulf Breeze Schools, the running community, the Beach family and the Island Times staff birthday. Kim says dont look for her at the Glow Run. No running sneakers for Lady Kim on October 25. She is wearing her party pumps all day long.FUR BABIESDanah Gibson has friends over many species. The founder tion has a soft spot in her heart for fur babies. So much so she has been tapped to volunteer at the Barktoberfest Adoption Pen, October 26 in Seville Square. Stop by and see Danahs friends. Do you like TRIVIA?Sandshaker: Monday Sabine Sandbar: Tuesday Paradise Bar: Wednesday Com e as you are Bike, boat or carPlay & Stay R ates Reservations 850-932-2319 INN Top 10 Florida Beach Bars Full Service Open Air Go where the locals go Dance in the sand Eat by the Sound MUSIC FOOD Try a Fred Burger or Renees Famous Shrimp Salad 21 Via de Luna Pensacola Beach 850-916-5087 paradisebar-grill.com BAR FUNTRIVIA WED, 7 Trophy to winner POKER Texas Hold Em Poker Games SPORTS College & NFL Football on our big screen BOO! OCT 31 Halloween BASH6-10 PM Frightfully fun Costume Contest
PAGE 5 Island Times October 15, 2013 The Santa Rosa Island Authority Board unanimously approved the commendation presented to Director of Public Safety Bob West, center, for his accomplishments during his decade of service to the Island. The presentation came during their October 9 Full Board meeting. Surrounding West (L to R) are: former Senior Lifeguard Andrew Edwards who now is the SRIA Events and HR Director, Senior Lifeguard Alex Johnson and Water Safety Supervisor Dave Greenwood. Beach Commissioner Hosts Town Hall MeetingEscambia County District Four Commissioner Grover Robinson will host a Town Hall Meet ing, Monday, October 28 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Santa Rosa Island Authority boardroom. Robinson, who has served as the Beachs commissioner since 2006, will give an update on the RESTORE funds and projects. The fund is designated to restor ing the Gulf Coasts ecosystem and economy after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Robinson will also make a RESTORE presentation at the Pensacola Beach Advocates October 21 Annual Meeting. As in the past, the Commissioner would like to hear from his constituents at this meeting on any topics of concern. He phone at 850-595-4940. The meeting is open to the public. Authority Board Approves Greener IslandThe Santa Rosa Island Authority moved one step closer to forever protecting Morgan Park by voting at their October 9 Full Board meeting to begin the rezoning process. The Park, located on Santa Rosa Sound, was created to showcase native plants in an eco-educational setting. The proposed change from Recreation-Retail to Conservation would protect the park from development. The proposed Soundside access road from Quietwater to the Bob Sikes Fishing Bridge will encroach on the Park approximately three feet. A Quasi-Judicial hearing to address the rezoning is set for November The green theme continued as Board members reviewed and voted to allow sable palms to be planted on SRIA property. The Island Authority owns two parks and 12 residential lots on Via de Luna which are slated to receive plantings as part of the Via de Luna landscaping project. Leaseholders bordering the north side of the street are being contacted for permission to allow the landscape contractor to plant palms on their leasehold. The sable palms cannot be installed in the right-of-way because their future height would interfere with power lines. The pindo palms will be planted in the right-of-way. The request letter was writert Rinke, who has championed the Via de Luna landscape plan tion Fund, which has dedicated excess lease fees paid by Portoproject. The leaseholders will not be charged for the palms, nor will they be responsible for watering or maintaining the plants. The contractor, Wallace Company, is guaranteeing the vitality of the stallation, Wallace is obligated to water the palms. According to the letter, the palms will survive and adapt without additional watering The project will be complete in November and will encompass more than 1500 sable palms and 600 pindo palms along with grasses, ground cover and The total cost of the project is $575,000 and is meant to give leaseholders a landscaping buffer and create an island theme for Just like each leaseholder on the north side of Via de Luna, the SRIA must contact The Wallace Company with their approval. The board voted approval with one dissenting vote from Board Chairman Thomas Campanella, who did not like the planting patterns. Additionally, the Board is researching the development of a Senior Park to engage snowbirds and active retirees to add to the amenities on the Island. The Santa Rosa Island Au thority Committees will meet Wednesday, October 23 at 5 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.
PAGE 6 Island Times October 15, 2013 by Kathi Lewis 850-261-2462Owner Peggy Henshall is ready to keep you in stitches!www.CajunStitchery.com CajunStitchery@yahoo.comnames, logos, custom artsmall or large quantities Marias Fresh Seafood MarketTake a little bit of the Gulf Coast home! Fresh from the boats daily We can cold pack for travel or ship anywhere. 621 Cervantes Street Pensacola 432-4999Call for directions from the Beach native cafe 45 A Via de Luna 934-4848 Serving Breakfast and Lunch 7:30 am to 3 pm Try our sh tacos! Award winning service... Womens Council of Realtors LindaMurphyRealtor@bellsouth.net www.pensacolagulfbreezehomes.comindependently owned and operatedIsland Times Blogwhere shelly waters meet sandy beacheswww.myislandtimes.com Mve In ecias Climate Controlled Self Storage Drive Up Access Boat Parking Moving & Packing Supplies24/7 Digital Surveillance Safe, Clean & Secure Great Rates Professional Managementsmartstopselfstorage.com15 McClure Drive Gulf Breezeformerly Storage AdvantageOctober 14 was Columbus Day. Way back in elementary school, I never could understand how Christopher Columbus could discover a place where people already lived. Im sure the Native Americans agree with me. And while I never got a teacher to agree to my way of thinking, neither did any teacher ever convince me I was wrong. Even as a working adult, though I enjoyed the fact that it is a holiday, I have never actually celebrated Mr. Columbus or his day. I am glad that I am an American and very Blessed to live in this great Country. Bill and I are taking a little holiday ourselves. Its just a short trip to Georgia to visit my sisters. Ive been missing them a lot and my oldest sister Brenda Dawson was diagnosed nearly two years ago with early onset Dementia. She has come to visit me nearly every summer (and some years more than once) in the 30-something years Ive lived here and is no longer capable of making the long trip. I cant imagine that if the place where you have lived your entire life becomes suddenly unfamiliar and scary, how you could possibly take the chance in a less familiar place. And so from now on I will be going to visit her as much as I can. Its a strange and scary illness because no one has No matter how long I live it continues to amaze me how far our world has travelled in science and medicine but how few real cures have been found for our major diseases. Since Im not skilled in either area, all I can do is continue to pray and hope all the questions. At least, Im good at that. I am also beginning to get a reputation as being a good Judge of food anyway. I gotta say that is one heck of a nice job. I was asked to be a judge for this years Seafood Festival in Pensacola. Most of yall know that I have been a judge for the Island Times sponsored How Sweet IT Is Dessert Contest at the Taste of the Beach for the last couple of years. That is certainly one sweet job, but thankfully we had more judges this year. That meant I only tasted 6 or so desserts in two categowhen I judged what seemed like Oh Im not complaining because its all delicious. But I judged twenty-three (yes 23) dishes at the Seafood Festival. That is a lot of food even with small bites. I was so totally stuffed when it was over, I waddled around with Nicole Stacey and a couple of other judges handing out the different colored ribbons. I mean really, waddled, like a duck, a very large duck with very short legs. But, I would do it again in a heartbeat. Something else that always bothered me has to do with the Pledge of Allegiance. Every morning in school we put our hand over our heart and recited the Pledge of Allegiance while facing the American Flag. I dont the Pledge of Allegiance itself. I have always been patriotic and believe everyone should Pledge Allegiance in every school in every city in our Nation until you are no longer in any school at all. I love it and it still warms my heart to say it today. For me the problem is not so much the words that say, One Nation, indivisible but that our litical parties which immediately causes division of the people. I never had a teacher that could ther. So, in protest I have joined a brand new Party which is private thus far. I hold the Honored Rank of the Highest Mermaid of the Mermaid Brigade. Now thats a good party and while I wont give away any political secrets, lets just say that parties in general consume a large portion of this Party. Happy Birthday to granddaughter Quincy Rowe (aka my SissyGirl) who turns 8 October 18. Pappy and I will miss her party because we will be enjoying the second half of our Twenty-Fifth Anniversary gift... a trip Ill also be missing the American Legions Putt Putt since the late Chuck LeBum LOignon founded the fundraising event. That means I have no chance to win the big, beautiful by Lois Jernigan. Thats one tradition Lois refuses to give up and Im sure the American Legion is grateful for the money she raises. I will, however continue to sponsor my Queen Shugah sign. Mark your calendar for October 19 and go play some Putt Putt. Its time to get your Halloween gear together for the Krewe of Wrecks Halloween Party and we have as many entries as last year. Once again I challenge all the Krewes to join the Wrecks in order to ensure the continuance of the Mardi Gras Parade. If youre not in a krewe already, this is the place to start for sure. Youll learn the history of Mardi Gras on the Island and the work it takes to make Mardi Gras such a special and thriving season for our community. Even if youre in another krewe, a $30 membership in the Wrecks is a small price to pay for everything they offer. You are not under any obligation to do more. Of course, more is always welcome. Kids love holidays, they really love Halloween. And a lot of them enjoy helping in the kitchen. My SissyGirl does and shes getting very good at it. Soon enough, Ill just sit on the couch and wait for her to bring me our favorite dinner Pancakes, sausage and scrambled eggs. You cant start teaching them early enough. So, this weeks recipe is for the little ones in your life. Its simple, easy and delicious. The scent will always remind them of cool fall days, Halloween, the Fair and special time spent with you in the kitchen! So, lets cook Easy Caramel Apples 3 4 juicy Apples (your favorite type) 1 large bag caramel candy Slice apples in half and core. Let the children unwrap all the caramels while youre slicing apples. Place apple halves on large cupcake pan (keeps apples from rolling over). The kids can put 2 caramel candies on top of each apple. Help them place apples in 350 degree preheated oven. Cook just enough for caramel to melt without cooking the apples (5 minutes slice if desired. Yummy way to eat caramel apples and kids love anything they help make. Enjoy, share and join the Krewe of Wrecks. See ya in the kitchen.
Island Times PAGE 7 October 15, 2013By Rev. Dr. Tom Garrison Pensacola Beach Community ChurchCross in the Sand A www.bankofthesouth.com 850-932-9336Mon Thurs 9 4:30 Friday 9 5:30 Full Service Banking Close to Home Jennifer Byrom, P.A. Wills, Estates and Probate Marital and Family Law Child Custody Juvenile Law Civil Litigation Guardianship LawThe hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Toll Free: 877-889-8822 5177 Elmira Street Milton Facing the Courthouse916-9000 I recall hearing of a famous Mexican bank robber around the turn of the 20th century named Jorge Rodriguez. It was his practice to slip over the border and back into his native land. This became such a problem that the Texas Rangers assigned a whole posse to try to capture this bandit. One morning a Texas Ranger saw Jorge making his way into this country. He witnessed him robbing a bank and then stealth ily followed him back over into Mexico to his hometown. As Jorge was relaxing in a cantina, the Texas Ranger slipped in, got the drop on him, and put his big .45 to his ear. Then he said to him loudly, I know who you are, Jorge Rodriguez, and I know what you have been doing. Unless you give me back all the money you have taken from those Texas banks, I am going to blow your brains out. However, unfortunately, Jorge did not know a word of English and the Texas Ranger did not know Spanish, so there they were, two adults at a total impasse communicating. About that time, a little Mexican came up and said, I know both languages, Ill translate for you, and proceeded to put the Rangers proposal into language that Jorge could understand. He answered nervously, Tell the big Texas Ranger that I want to live, that I havent spent a single cent of that money. If he will go to the town, will face north, and count down seven stones, there will be a loose one. Pull it out and behind it he will There are millions of dollars there untouched. With that, the little translator got a wry look on his face and turned to the Ranger and said, Jorge Rodriguez is a brave man. He says he is ready to die. You see, what you dont know can hurt you. Ask Jorge Rodriguez! Had he only learned a little English! Or the Texas Ranger had he only learned a little Spanish. It was the one who did know that came out ahead. I think it is important that we all come to terms with the fact that this is the way life works. There always has been and always will be a high premium placed on the competence that comes from knowing. It follows, therefore, that you cannot know too much about your chosen area of work or about the other realms of knowledge that impinge upon your existence. There is really no substitute for competence. No matter how intensely you may desire to do something or how much physical vitality you may possess, if you do not know the facts and therefore how to do a certain thing, you will be frustrated. Please take the time and get to know a little bit more about Jesus himself and our God. Golfers of all ages will hit the links for the fourteenth an nual Pensacola Beach American Legion Post 379 Putt Putt Outing, Saturday, October 19 at Tiki Island Golf and Games. Registration begins at 10 a.m. and golf teams take to the course at 11 a.m. You may sign up a foursome or can be added to a team during registration. Prizes will be awarded at the conclusion of play. The American Legion Post hosts this event to support our charitable giving programs, said Jeff Goudey, event organizer. Among those are Pensacola Beach Elementary School, vet erans housed in local nursing homes, children and youth programs, Boys State, Gulf Breeze High Schools Junior ROTC program to name a few. The event can host as many teams as wish to sign up. One lucky person will leave with a giant gift basket. Tickets will be for sale beginning at 10 a.m. A fifty-fifty drawing will also take place prior to the Awards Ceremony. The entry fee is $10 per person at the event. Checks made payable to American Legion Post 379 can be mailed to P.O. Box 1163, Gulf Breeze, Florida, 32562. For more information, contact Goudey at 850-291-6957.Swing Into Putt Putt OutingChurch Hosts Trunk or TreatGoblins will gather and super heroes assemble at the Beach Church, Sunday, October 27 from 2-4 p.m. for the annual Trunk or Treat celebration. The festival includes games, Tim Reno and his Exotic Animals, face painting and a Cookie Walk. Monette Hodges Dancingly Yours dance troupe will perform. Look for Tiny Tim, the white pony, all decked out in his fall colors, gently carrying small tykes around the church grounds. The event is open to the public. The Church is located at Avenida 18 and Via de Luna. Celebration 4444 Education Texas Hold Em Tourney OCT 19 1 The Dock
PAGE 8 Island Times October 15, 2013 The Lizzards Tongue... Last week I challenged myself to eat nutritiously remaining within a budget of $31.50, the average amount of assistance a single person would receive from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Could I do it? Yes. Did I do it? Kind of. Sort of. Oh, who am I kidding, I failed miserably. 33 cents in various parking lots and on the beach throughout the week. I add that to my 38 cents of change and promptly spend it. That was only the beginning of my good fortune. It appears that if I want my husband, The Colonel, to take me out all I have to do is say that I am trying to reign in my spending on food. Three out of the seven days last week, he attempted to take me out to dinner. Day 1: I am President Her bert Hoover in my kitchen. I have some part of a chicken in every pot, pan and crockpot. I am steaming brown rice and soaking black beans. I have cordoned off a space in the refrigerator as mine and commandeered most of the plastic storage containers. I am feeling quite strong after a healthy breakfast of slow cooked oats and a banana. My neighbor from Cull man, AL is visiting. Veronica is a nutritionist and a counselor. She looks over my menus, notes my planned caloric intake and my ratio of carbs to proteins to fats. I am good to go. By afternoon, the caffeine withdrawals hit. I wish I had salt. Day 2: My friends inform me of where I can get a free cup of coffee. I am in need of salt and have found a dime. I think my luck is changing. I can't afford salt at the grocery that offers free coffee. I am three cents short. I walk to the other store and purchase my salt while trying to pry that imaginary drill press off my skull. I am well fed, but must look miserable. The Colonel offers to take me to happy hour -two for one Margaritas. He uses the rationale that he only wants one margarita, so I might as well come along an drink the "free" second one. I go and hope that the tequila might temper the headache. It doesn't. Day 3: I wake up feeling great. Caffeine cravings are gone and I discover I have a mint plant. I start making mint tea every morning to go with my breakfast. I realize I have 30 servings of slow cook oats and start to ex periment on ways to cook oats. I end up tossing a cup of raw oats with a teaspoon of canola oil and a smidgen of salt, then baking at 350 degrees for 20 minutes. Oh so good and has almost an almond because I recently found out I was allergic to almonds and now have an inexpensive substitute. I make green bean "oatmondine" as part of my dinner. Day 4: Not sure what Tropical Storm Karen is going to do and I get a little panicky. I have to be able to cook and even more important, I need refrigeration for my cooked food and chicken broth. I have a banana, a few apples, one can of tuna and tortillas to live on if I have to evacuate or lose power. The house is secure. The sweat is pouring down my back. The Colonel pulls out our bikes and puts an ice cold beer in my hand. Really? I go pre-hurricane haywire and even turn into a Songwriters my husband, my friends and even my brother-in-law. Each with a different rationale as to why I can. All are gratuitous, but I barter with my husband. Now I completely understand how these young ladies end up with more than one mouth to feed. My husband also shares a slice of pizza and a Greek salad with me. I've already eaten dinner -this is now just social, mindless calories. Day 5: I get a text message from Amy Cheshire Depew: Sidelines. Miami. Come down. The Colonel comes with me. I am into him for another beer and three hot wings, one sliver of celery, four loaded nachos. Plus I help myself to too many plain chips from Amy. I notice that even though they are quite delicious, it's neither the chips or the wings that I really want. It's the fresh tomatoes, lettuce and celery. I have frozen broccoli with my dinner. I hate frozen broccoli. Day 6: I wake up riddled with ing out my week. I can't pay back the beers, but I can pay back the food out of my stash. I have a little spare change left and strike a deal with my family, I will make black bean and lentil chili if they will sell me 27 cents worth of spices. I need a little cumin, garlic and chili powders. Today, I feed my husband breakfast (spinach and cheese omelet with tomatillo salsa and 1/2 an apple) and my entire family lunch, chili and homemade tortilla chips topped with cheese. The Kid also snacks on a bowl of chicken and black bean vegetable soup. Day 7: With my experiment coming to an end, I share the last of my eggs and cheese with The bacon and fresh fruit. For lunch, The Colonel and I share the can of tuna and the last two servings of one of my many soup concoctions that I made throughout the week. By dinner time, I look at my remaining supplies. The obvious -oats, salt, oil -along with one serving of soup and yogurt, 1/2 bag of black beans, one carrot and two servings of frozen broccoli. I learned a lot about myself and maybe even took a tiny baby step in the shoes of fellow Americans from senior citizens to newly divorced moms to the unemployed to the lazy who depend on SNAP. I don't know how they do it. Food is a lot more than just nutrition on a plate. For me, it represents a time to gather with family and friends to nurture one another both physically and emotionally. I am just so grateful for all the I have been blessed with including the inheritance of my mom's soup making gene. Until next time...
PAGE 9 Island Times October 15, 2013 850-934-LILO (5456) www.lillostuscangrille.com Across from the Hilton on Pensacola Beach TUES SUN 4 til Closed Monday Happy Hour Dine In SpecialSun-Thurs 4 -6 Buy One Dinner, Get One 1/2 PriceAsk your server for detailsNot all menu items are included. Some restrictions apply. Answer for OCT 16 Trivia at ParadiseAt least you will get ONE rightWED OCT 16 Trivia at Paradise. No charge to play The party began more than thirty years ago and it never ended. Krewe of Wrecks monarchs Captain Jim Knell and First Mate Bonnie McDonald have issued an edict that the celebration will continue with the first meeting Monday, October 28 at 6 p.m. at the Sabine Sandbar. Following the usual custom, the party will be Halloween themed. Wear your costume, enter the contest, and you may win a great prize. Other entertainment in addition to the Costume Contest will be paying your $30 dues and picking up your membership card. Members can volunteer for committees from decorating to float driving. You will also solemnly swear that you will be physically and mentally able to last through Mardi Gras Day, March 4. Members will attend parties every Monday night and will sign up for the sparkling special events such as the Champagne Breakfast and the famous Krewe of Wrecks parade. Membership is open to newcomers now. Just show up at the Sabine Sandbar on October 28, pay your dues, and you are in. Owning that card will be your ticket to go on the Islands most exciting ride with the Islands most fun loving fellow passengers. All aboard. For more information, contact Sec-Wreck Melanie Waite at firstname.lastname@example.org.Wrecks Rev Up For October PartyBeach Hosts Parade To Salute VeteransGet your red, white and blue ready. The Pensacola Beach Elks Lodge Veterans Day Parade is set to roll Monday, November 11 at 2 p.m. west down Via de Luna from Avenida 10 to the Gulfside Pavilion. Groups and krewes who would like to participate can pick up an entry form at the Pensacola Beach Visitors Information Center or go online to www.PensacolaBeachChamber. com. Completed forms should be returned to the Visitors Center by Wednesday, November 6 at 5 p.m. The Beachs parade is to salute our veterans, of all branches of service in all eras. A tribute that should be fitting of their sacrifice for our nation, said Goudey. We want to put together a parade with that in mind. There is no charge to participate in the Veterans Day Parade but there are a few rules which must be met. Groups who are walking or marching must be able to keep pace with the parade since it does not stop until it disbands. Mardi Gras krewes and clubs are encouraged join the parade, but floats must have an All American theme, decorations and throws must be red, white and blue. Candy is prohibited. Parade entrants should check in by noon. The parade line up will be along Avenida 10 near the Springhill Suites. The parade begins precisely at 2 p.m. After the parade, spectators and participants are invited to the Veterans Day ceremonies at the Gulfside Pavilion. The program includes patriotic songs, speeches and the Empty Chair Ceremony to remember POWs and MIAs. For more information, contact Parade Chairman Jeff Goudey at 850-291-6957. How long is Johnny Walker Black Label whisky matured ? A: 10 years B: 12 years C: 15 years
PAGE 10 Island Times October 15, 2013 Call Dennis Remesch850-384-7607 www.denrem.com email@example.com Easy Gulf & Sound Access LaBahia Condo Pensacola Beach.$189,500 Excellent rental history. Move In Ready. Low condo fees. Protected Gulf access. Great views. Check out all my listings at www.denrem.com Canalfront lot, Gulf Breeze. $73,900 Navarre 3/2. $71,900 Pensacola, 3/2. $74,900 Gulf Breeze lot, $26,900 www.SabineSandbar.com 715 Pensacola Beach Blvd at the Sabine Marina at the Sabine Marina Open everyday at 9 850-934-3141 Happy Hour Mon-Sat 9am-6pm Sun 9am-3pm Tuesday, Oct 15: Trivia with Little Timmy, 7:30 pm Wednesday, Oct 16: Bar BINGO with Becky, 7:30 pm Thursday, Oct 17: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Friday, Oct 18: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Saturday, Oct 19: Southern Breeze, 8 pm Sunday, Oct 20: After Midnight, 4 pm Tuesday, Oct 22: Trivia with Little Timmy, 7:30 pm Wednesday, Oct 23: Bar BINGO with Becky, 7:30 pm Thursday, Oct 24: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Friday, Oct 25: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Saturday, Oct 26: Freeway 98, 8 pm Sunday, Oct 27: The Blenders, 4 pm Krewe of Bananimals Oct 31 6 pm Watch the Saints Games here Krewe of Wrecks Oct 28 6 pm Bytes & BitsBy Joe Stukey, Your Computer Pal Q: When Will Windows 8 Be Updated? A: As soon as Microsoft released its Windows 8 software last year, replacing Windows 7, the company had to begin working on improvements. Those improvements are in the next release of Window 8, now known as Windows 8.1, which is scheduled to be released around October 18. Windows 8 has certainly not received great reviews since its release last year. Some users were hoping that the upcoming Windows 8 update would return some of the look and feel of Windows 7 and Windows XP, but that is not likely to happen. Windows 7 was a very stable and easy-to-use operating system. The look of the new Windows 8.1 software is still quite different, at least on the initial screens, from Windows 7. The Start icon was replaced by a series of rectangular icons that represent the programs and features of the system. The appearance and function of those icons mirrored the look of the icons found in Metro, which is the Microsoft software found in some mobile devices. The focus seems to be on enhancing the users web experience and on social interaction. However, not all users have that as a priority and would like to return to the old standard that has served them so well for doing traditional computer tasks. Those users are not interested in using most of the functions represented by the block of rectangular icons. Windows 8.1 will be available for sale in two versions. Users can choose from a standard version for around $120 or a professional version for around $200. The Windows 8.1 update will be available free of charge for existing Windows 8 users. It should be available as an automatic update through Windows Update in the main Control Panel. This article was provided by The Stukey Group. For questions, contact Joe at joe@ycpals. com or 850-206-3156. Aching knees, back, or hips? Trouble navigating stairs with your hands full? Don't Move! Let Legacy Lifts carry it for you.www.LegacyLiftsEC.com850-995-4369 or 1-800-566-1251By Bettie Lee Sundstrom The Pensacola Beach Woman's Club started their new year, September 19 with President Mary Claus at the helm. Dr. Peter Rubardt, Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Director, presented a concert overview to the Club. Rubardt included information about composers and played selections from their music on his computer, so Clubbers could gain a greater understanding of the work. He was very knowledgeable as well as being very entertaining. follows: Mary Claus, President; First Vice President, Melba Ar-Rubardt Kicks Off Womans Club Year On A Good Notegentine; Second Vice President, Ginger Pasek; Secretary, Cheryl Collier; Treasurer, Kim Harvell and Assistant Treasurer, Kathy Christoff. The next meeting is Thursday, October 17 at Pensacola Beach Community Church Fellowship Hall, 11 a.m., and will be catered by Lillo's Tuscan Grille. Prospective members are welcome to attend. Reservations are requested and the dress is Halloween costume. Reservations can be made by emailing reservepbwc@gmail. com. The cost is $13. For further information, call Kathy Christoff at 850-932-9777. ous teenager? Pensacola Beach resident Kim Schmitz does that daily. Shes the Gulf Breeze High School Cafeteria manager. While most students in Gulf Breeze are well fed, childhood hunger is rampant. In an effort to raise awareness about the 16 million youth who face childhood hunger, her staff participated locally in No Kid Go Hungry events in September. It was part of the national campaign supported by Sodexo, who has Santa Rosa Countys food service contract. In addition to No Kid Go Hungry, we are recognizing National School Lunch Week through October 18, said Schmitz. Refocusing on providing healthier choices for school lunches is one of our goals. If you would like to support No Kid Go Hungry, go online to www.nokidhungry.org.Cafeteria Staff Focuses On Hunger Initiative And Nutrition Shannon Berry, left, never stops raising funds to beat cancer. Elevenyear-old Drummer Nolan Costa, center and Shannons husband Kegan joined her at a Relay for Life fundraiser last month. The Drum Concert earned $750. Berrys goal is to earn $12,000 prior to the Pensacola BeachGulf Breeze Combined Relay for Life, April 25 at Gulf Breeze High School.The Gulf Breeze and Pensacola Beach Relay for Life unites the local effort into one exciting event on April 24 and 25 at Gulf Breeze High School. Thirteen teams have already signed up. Conners Crusaders, whose leader Shannon Berry is always raising funds, hosted a Drum Concert last month. Teams money in a myriad of ways. The Relay Committee, who met at Pensacola Beachs Hemingways Island Grill September 22, is actively seeking additional teams and volunteers. To sign up, please contact Event Chairwomen Kim Lyster at 850-565-0022 or Terry Preston at 850-565-4225.Beach And Breezers Combine Relay For Life Fundraising
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Island Times PAGE 13 October 15, 2013 A bit of history. The oldest lounge on Pensacola Beach located in the Via de Luna Shopping Center, about one mile east daily. Dance on the pole. drink Cypress Room and Sundeck. Live music. Just steps away from The Break., our sister establishment. Open everyday for fun. 850-932-9011.Fresh seafood served overlooking Little Sabine Bay. through the open air dining room and side bar. Laid back, funky, family friendly. Arrive by boat or car, bike or on foot. Open everyday at 11 a.m. in the big red building on Pensacola Beach Boulevard. 850-934-4852. www.shaggys.biz May the luck of the Irish be with you as you enter the Beachs authentic Irish Pub. Happy bartenders serving Happy Hour priced drinks Monday thru Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Have you tried a Car Bomb? Electronic Darts. Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun. Live music. All kinds of shenanigans. Located in the historic district of Pensacola Beach, 49 Via de Luna. Call 850-916-9808. www. PaddyOLearysIrishPub.com. Celebrating 30 years of Floundering neath the moon and stars. Offering fresh Seafood including Tuna, Mahi and of course Flounder! Award winning chowder, po boys, burgers and Pensacola Beach Style baked oysters. Sample our Fresh catch including the Shrimp Boat Platterloaded with shrimp cocktail, BBQ shrimp, fried shrimp, popground located on our beach well within view of dining parents. beach bands. Dance all night on Flounders beach to the most popular bands from across the south. beautiful Pensacola Beach, 850-932-2003 Only restaurant on Pensacola Beach offering breath taking views of the Gulf while dining directly on the beach. Come as you are straight off the sandy beach and enjoy our indoor/outdoor bar and gulf side deck. Crabs has the largest selection of Crab on the beach, was voted Best Crab by News Journal readers. She Crab Soup, menu as well as a great assortment of chicken, steaks and pasta dishes. Dont forget to try one of our signature drinks like The Crab Trap which come with a souvenir glass to keep! Open 7 days a week. Sunday Brunch with live Steel Band. Look for the Red Roof. 850-932-0700 www.crabswegotem.com mans bouillabaisse, Corned Beef and Cabbage and Shepherds Pie all inside a turn of the century New York Irish Saloon themed pub. McGuires is celebrated for its atmosphere, boasting more than 750,000 signed dollar bills hanging from the ceilings of the pub. Live entertainment coupled with great food and warm and friendly service by Employees who Give a Damn! complete vertical collection of the Chateau Mouton Rothschild Artist Series. Featured on NBCs Today Show, highly recommended by Fodors, Frommers and AAA travel guides, Florida Trend Magazine Hall of Fame Member. Open every day at 11, 850-433-6789, mcguiresirishpub.com After Sundown...................................................................................................... big screens, 42 televisions. If it runs, jumps, races, its here. JV players. Full bar. Indoor or outdoor seating. Video sports games. Centrally located on Via de off at 11 a.m. seven days a week. 934-3660. Tradition since 1973. Home of the Original Bushwacker. Been selling this signature drink for over 30 years. First bar on the Beach to offer this tasty frozen concoction. Monday half price BARE 10 a.m. til close; TX HoldEm at 7 p.m., $2 Tuesday dies Nite, Thursday half price T-Shirt Nite. Live Entertainment Across from the Boardwalk. Open 10 am 3 am. 850-932-2211. www.sandshaker.com A little bit of paradise at this open air, island style bar with its own private white sand beach. Pull up a rattan stool. Cold beer. Live Music. Exotic Libations. Friendly locals. Lunch and Dinner everyday. Sandwiches. Salads. Fresh Catch of the Day. Renees Famous Shrimp Salad. Happy Hour 11-7. Live Bands. Poker on Tucked away in the parking lot of the Paradise Inn, its directly on Santa Rosa Sound. Boat and Bicycle parking. Open 7 days. 850-916-5087.Ahoy, Matey. Youve found a Pensacola Beach treasure. Pirates welcome. Fresh Gulf seafood served in the galley or outside on the awning covered deck. Glass front bar overlooks LaFitte Cove. All kinds of oysters. Live lobster. Gumbo. Dinner specials nightly. Sizeable sandwiches and burgers for Landlubbers. Take home a t-shirt. Look for the Jolly Rogers A beach experience under the giant thatched roof. Open air bar serving your favorites. Specialty Fat Tuesday frozen drinks like the Octane 190. Live music on stage. Bikini contests. Crawday afternoons. terfront on Santa Rosa Sound. Located at the Boardwalk. 850-916-9888. www.bamboowillies.com 2012 Visit us on the web at: www.mcguiresirishpub.com E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ONE OF AMERICAS GREAT STEAKHOUSES 11 Time Golden Spoon Award WinnerFlorida Trend Magazine Hall of FameBeef Backers Award Best Steaks in FloridaFlorida Monthly Magazine Best Pub in FloridaFeatured on NBCs Today Show and on The Food NetworkHighly Recommended by Fodors, Frommers, Mobil & AAA Travel Guides A TURN OF THE CENTURYNEW YORK IRISH SALOON PENSACOLA'S OWN SINCE 1977 A TURN OF THE CENTURY NEW Y ORK IRISH SALOON ONE OF AMERICAS GREAT STEAKHOUSESTM 11 Time Golden Spoon Aw ar d WinnerFlorida Trend Magazi ne Hall of Fa meBeef Backers Aw ar d Best St eaks in FloridaFlorida Mon thly Magazi ne Best Pub in FloridaFe atured on NBCs Today Sh ow and on T he Food Net wo rk Highly Recommended by Fodors, Frommers, Mobil & AA A Tr av el Guides 2011Visit us on the web at: www.mcguiresirishpub.com E-mail: email@example.com 41524-25_DinrCoverPensacola31412.indd 1 3/19/12 11:56:27 AM www.myislandtimes.com .....................................................................................
PAGE 14 Island Times October 15, 2013 CLASSIFIED ADS are $5 for 20 words. Additional words are 10 cents each. Send ad with check made payable to Shelley Ink, P.O. Box 844, Gulf Breeze, FL 32562. Real Estate For SaleCLASSIFIED ADVERTISINGPensacola Beach Vacations Rentals. Call for the BEST RATES on Beachfront condos and beach homes. Toll Free 800-242-3224. Visit online gulfbluevacations.com New Construction. 3/3 Navarre. Soundfront community. $1350/mo. Two story. 1610SF. Beautiful details. Dennis Remesch, Re/Max on the Coast, 850-384-7607. Real Estate For Rent Calendar Pets 101 Cypress Pt. E, Pensacola, $359,000. MLS #448250. This lovely three story contemporary overlooking Escambia Bay comes with deeded access to shared dock with private covered boat slip/lift. Call Today. Call Linda Murphy, Keller Williams Realty 850-748-0865 Canal front lot. Gulf Breeze. .12 acre. $73,900. Check out my website for additional residential lot listings. www.denrem.com Dennis Remesch, Re/Max on the Coast, 850-384-7607. $189,500. 1/2 Condo at La Bahia on Pensacola Beach. Easy Gulf and Sound access. Pool. Great rental history. Low condo fees. Low density development. Condo is furnished and move in ready. Dennis Remesch, Re/ Max on the Coast, 850-384-7607. Call a professional who advertises in Island Times! Its time for a new friends! Adoptable dogs and kittens at Humane Society of Pensacola, 850-432-4250. www. humanesocietyofpensacola.org Pensacola Beach Dog Parks. Daily, 7 to SUNSET. Leashed, friendly dogs. Parking Lot E located near park east and Parking Lot B near park west on Fort Pickens Road. Kids and Kritters Parade, Saturday, Feb 22 at 2 p.m. at Casino Beach. Get your wagon or stroller ready. The theme is Out of this World! Island Times Blog myislandtimes.com where shelly waters meet sandy beaches Real Estate For Sale3: Daylight Savings Time ends 6: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 pm. #1 Via de Luna, Open to the Public. www.sria-fla.com 11: Veterans Day Parade, 2 p.m. Via de Luna to Gulfside Pavilion 16: Evening of Song. Beach Church. $25 ticket 20: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 pm. #1 Via de Luna, Open to the Public. www.sria-fla.com 28: Happy Thanksgiving 28: Turkey Trot 5K, 8:30 am. www.pensacolabeachturkeytrot.com 30: Jingle Bell Run, 5K DECEMBER 6: Beach Chamber Lighted Boat Parade. Beach Marina to Boardwalk 8: Surfing Santa Beach Parade, 2 p.m. Via de Luna to Gulfside Pavilion 10: Joy for the Beach. Our Lady Catholic Church. All are welcome. 11: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 pm. #1 Via de Luna, Open to the Public. www.sria-fla.com 14: Gulf Breeze Christmas Parade, 10 a.m. Shoreline Dr to GB Baptist Church. BEACH BRIDGE CLUB ELKS 9:15 to 2 on MON and FRI Call Sid Hite 932-1739. BEACH CHURCH BINGO 1st and 3rd Thursdays, Dinner $6 at 6. Bingo $20 at 6:30. Public is encouraged to attend. www.thebeachchurch.com 5636 East Bay Blvd. Waterfront 3/2.5. $489,000 MLS #448374 Watch the sunset on the dock of this East Bay waterfront home complete with a covered boat house and sitting area. Call Today. Call Linda Murphy, Keller Williams Realty 850-748-0865 OCTOBER 15: Holly Shelton stars in Bands on the Beach. 7-9 Gulfside Pavilion 19: American Legion Putt Putt Outing, 10 a.m. Tiki Island Golf and Games 19: Celebration 4444 Education Texas Hold Em Tourney. The Dock. Proceeds to Beach School Music Department. 1 PM 20: Krewe of Brewe Homes for Heroes fundraiser. Shaker, 3 p.m. 21: Pensacola Beach Advocates, Annual Meeting. 5:30 p.m. Pensacola Beach Community Church. 22: Bands on the Beach. Casino, 7-9 pm. Loaded Goat. 23: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 pm. #1 Via de Luna, Open to the Public. www.sria-fla.com 25: Fall Festival Pensacola Beach Elementary School. 5-8 pm 25: Glow Run. Casino Beach. www. active.com 26: Barktoberfest, Pensacola Seville Square. 10-5 27: Trunk or Treat, Beach Church. 2-4 pm. 28: Krewe of Wrecks 6 p.m .Sabine Sandbar. 28: Town Hall Meeting, SRIA, 6-8 pm 29: Bands on the Beach. Casino, 7-9 pm. Loaded Goat. 31:Spooktacular Costume Fest. Boardwalk. 4:30 -7:30. Ballet Pensacola, trick or treating, costume contest. Open to all. 31: Bananimals Halloween Party. Sabine Sandbar, 6-10. Open to all. Costume Contest. NOVEMBER NAME:________________________________________________________ ADDRESS: ____________________________________________________ CITY: ________________________________________________ STATE: ____________ ZIP: ___________ For 26 editions delivered directly to your mailbox Send $32 to Shelley Ink PO Box 844, Gulf Breeze, FL 32562-0844 reading Island Times... is like having front row seats on Pensacola Beach
Island Times PAGE 15 October 15, 2013 Seeing Stars... your horoscope for next weekMadame Astra 98HAIR DESIGNS 939-8800 Mon 9 to 5 Tu & Th 9 to 9 W & F 9 to 6 Sat 10 to 5 we offer Bare Escentuals FULL SERVICE HAIR SALONCall for easy directions from the beach studio98hairdesigns.com ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A colleague might offer to open a door for you professionally. But before you walk through it, be sure this "favor" isn't attached to an obligation charge. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Your creativity, your persistence and your reliability could lead to a major career shift. Be sure to use that other Taurean trait, your practicality, when discussing what the job offers. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) A changing situation might require some adjustments you might not have been prepared in this matter could be the best course to follow at this time. CANCER (June 21 to July ating moods, which is not unusual for the Moon Child. Your emotions stabilize by the 25th. Meanwhile, try to hold off making major decisions until then. LEO (July 23 to August 22) That keen sense of perception helps you hunt down those minute details that others overlook. And, of course, your Leonine praise with good grace. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Be careful not to be confrontational when raising a work-related issue. Better to make a request than a demand. And, of course, be prepared to back up your case with facts. LIBRA (September 23 to October 22) Your ego might be hurt when a colleague turns down your offer to help. But accept it as a rejection of your offer, not of you. A friend from the past could re-emerge by week's end. SCORPIO (October 23 to energy turns a work project you didn't want to do into something you actually love doing. Now, take that attitude into your social, intimate life -and enjoy what follows. SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) Working hard to meet your professional your private life, especially where it concerns your more cherished relationships. CAPRICORN (December 22 to January 19) "Patience" remains the key word in dealing with an emotionally sensitive situation involving a close friend or family member. Help comes your way by week's end. AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) With new information coming in, it's a good time to rethink some of your goals without taking suggestions from others, no matter how wellmeaning they might be. PISCES (February 19 to March 20) Making progress on your project is relatively easy in the early part of the week. A problem could arise midweek. But all goes swimmingly once it's resolved. Halloween Happenings...haunting, hokie, homespun & horrendous Halloween Happenings ...haunting, hokie, homespun & horrendous Friday, October 19: Island of Fear Haunted House, Castaways on the Boardwalk. Adults only. FearCityNights.com Friday, October 25: Fall Festival, Pensacola Beach Elementary School, 5-8 p.m. www.pbes.org Glow Run, Gulfside Pavilion, www.active.com Post Glow Run Party, Sandshaker. 9 p.m. Island of Fear Haunted House, Castaways. Adults. Continues 10/26, 10/31, 11/1, 11/2 Saturday October 26 Island of Fear Haunted House, Castaways. Adults. Halloween Bash, Sandshaker. 9 p.m. Costume Contest at Midnight. Sunday, October 27 Trunk or Treat, Pensacola Beach Community Church. 2-4 p.m. Treats, games, food. Reptile show. www.thebeachchurch.com Monday, October 28 Krewe of Wrecks meeting and Costume Contest. Sabine Sandbar, 6 p.m. www.pensacolabeachmardigras.com Thursday, October 31 Pensacola Ballet to perform. www.pensacolabeachboardwalk.com Krewe of Bananimals Halloween Party, Costume Contest. Sabine Sandbar, 6 p.m. www.sabinesandbar.com Paradise Halloween Spook-Party. Costume Contest. Drink specials. Starts 6 p.m. Halloween Encore,Sandshaker. 8 p.m. The New World Beatniks on stage. Island of Fear Costume Contest & Haunted House, Castaways. Also Nov 1-2. Friday,Nov 1... Flounders Elektrik Fantasy Masquerade Party, 8 p.m. www.elektrikevents.com Tropical Storm Karen brought sunshine and national media to Pensacola Beach. Blake Mathews. Meteorologist at WJXT in Jacksonville, left, and WJXT Reporter Chris Parenteau, were at Casino Beach broadcasting before reaching the Gulf Coast. Photo by ekh Weather Channel Celebrity Jim Cantore could run for Mayor of Pensacola Beach. Everyone knows him. Jersey Girl Gwen Foster got to meet the famous Cantore during his recent visit ahead of Tropical Storm Karen. He arrived on the Beach, October 2, but the storm made very little impact other than bringing the national weather spotlight to Pensacola Beach. Ballet At Boardwalk For Halloween TreatA Spooktacular Halloween Costume Fest will take over PorOctober 31 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Kids will love Trick-orTreating at the participating Porwith prizes will be set up along the boardwalk, as well as free Face Painting Stations at Bamboo Willies, Cactus Flower Cafe and Islanders Land and Water. A hauntingly dramatic dance troupe from Ballet Pensacola will present a Dracula performance in the Amphitheatre at 6 p.m. with an encore performance set for 7 p.m. There is no charge and the event is open to the public. It is sponsored by the Quietwater Merchants Association.
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Island Times PAGE 17 October 15, 2013 By Charles Gheen USAT Never Hurts To Tri Happy Hour Mon-Fri 11 to 7 916-9808 Happy Hour Happy Hour Mon-Fri 11 to 7 Mon-Fri 11 to 7 H[DV +ROG\266\(P Football Time!College & NFL Games Paddys Mug Club$5 Mug $2 Beer during football games Men & Womens Casual & Outdoor Clothing Hiking & Backpacking Gear Snow Ski Apparel Rock Climbing Gear,Ropes & Shoes Kayaks3009 East Cervantes 433-2822 HATS 3009 East Cervantes 433-2822Hiking & Backpacking Snow Ski Apparel Rock Climbing Gear, Ropes & Shoes Indoor Rock Climbing Wallwww.weatherfords.net Men & Womens Casual & Outdoor Clothing Hiking & Backpacking Gear Snow Ski Apparel Rock Climbing Gear,Ropes & Shoes Kayaks3009 East Cervantes 433-2822 HATS Mens and Womens Casual & Outdoor Clothing Turkey Trot 5K Thursday November 28 8:30 am Get your feet moving before you chow down on Thanksgiving Day. Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun 850-324-2667 Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun 850-324-2667 Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun 850-324-2667 Monday: Sandshaker, 7 Tuesday & Friday Pelican Lounge, 7 Thursday: Paddy OLearys, 7 Saturday: The Dock, 1 Sunday: Paddy OLearys, 3 DJs Beach Cafe 63 Via de Luna across from Springhill Suites 850-916-0716 Lunch Everyday 8 AM -2 PM Fri & Sat 3 9 PM 850-916-0716 850-916-0716 Breakfast Dinner Island Realty CelebratesDione DunnTop Sales Producer September 2013 850-982-8300A Punch In The Gut For four days I had this sense of dread. I had watched the weather forecasts and friends had forwarded me spaghetti models depicting hazardous tropical conditions in the Caribbean and in the Gulf of Mexico. Other friends had called, texted or emailed to commiserate. Registered athletes were starting to communicate with me as well. Most were along the lines of I wouldnt want to be in your position right now, but what are you going to do? There was a tropical disturbance called L southeast of the Yucatan Peninsula that looked like a problem, maybe a big problem. The Santa Rosa Island Triathlon, which I had been working on for a year (since the conclusion of 2012s very successful event), was scheduled for the weekend. The permits were all in place, insurance policies were set and all event fees had been paid. We had received all the goods, premiums and stuff from our vendors right on time. The service providers, heavy equipment, food, law enforcement, refreshments, ambulances, EMT crews, water craft, safety personnel and nearly 300 volunteers were all scheduled in the detailed plan and everything seemed in place. Sound systems, music, hotel conference space and massage therapists were all ready to go. This was to be the 18th annual event and all indications were that it would be our best. We weather with favorable winds and a calm, warm Gulf of Mexico and we expected those same conditions. Thousands of extra dollars had been spent enhancing the race and we were doing everything we could to ensure the athletes would have a great experience. Then 97L started to gain some momentum. We have been through this many times before and we know the weather in the Gulf of Mexico can turn on a dime, stop, strengthen or dissipate. But, in the back of our minds, we remember other systems that came our way with evil intent. I still think about Ivanand Dennis and Rita and even throw in Opal and Erin and other named storms. So, we continued to prepare, but in the back of our minds, we felt anxiety and cold trepidation. 97L did form up and became Tropical Storm Karen. As quickly as that happened, wind gained speed to 65 mph. A hurricane wind speeds of 90 mph were documented. Now all indications were that it was coming toward our immediate area on Saturday morning or at least by the afternoon. On Thursday at mid-morning, we met with government enforcement and emergency personnel and they all recommended cancelling the event. Taking into account the 1200 triathletes coming from 26 states, we agreed and set about to inform everyone and to undo all our planning and work. It was a real punch in the gut, a body blow to all of us. We received lots of words of encouragement and understanding. For those, we are very appreciative. We have also received severe and extreme criticisms and complaints. Our character has been questioned as have our motives. The internet being what it is, we have been lambasted in many corners. I have been involved in producing events for 25 years in the Northwest Florida community. We have put on concerts, festivals, races, tournaments, fund-raising banquets and extravaganzas, and a myriad of other events. We have had our tremendous supporters and our extreme critics. To the latter I present the words of Theodore Roosevelt: It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.Beach resident Sky Haynes posted one of the fastest Junior Varsity times for Gulf Breeze High School at the October 8 Cross Country counting down the days until their favorite service member returns from Afghanistan. Photo by ekh check out www.myislandtimes.com photo gallery
PAGE 18 Island Times October 15, 2013 Turtle raxT Nest Update: for Pensacola Beach & Gulf Islands National Seashore as of October 1: Perdido Key -GINS 16 Pensacola Beach 20 Ft. Pickens GINS 14 Santa Rosa GINS 14 HATCHLING COUNT: 3636 We have gone back to basics. Expect the same incredible quality food delivered in less time. Beer Mug Club $1 any light beer, any time with RED label mug $2.50 any light beer, any time with BLACK label mug850-932-1417500 Quietwater Beach Blvd Upstairs from Key Sailing Open Air Waterfront Dining Area Family Friendly Mon: Red Beans & Rice $250 Wed: Karaoke 6 9 Mug Club Members $1 & $250 any beer! Sun: Live Music 5 to 7 p.m. Perfect way to wrap up your weekend Our 2013 sea turtle season ended dramatically this year. I had driven to Tennessee for a few days to be with my mother who was facing surgery and I was focused on getting her home and back on her feet. It was a shock to realize, on the very day I brought her home from the hospital, that a storm was brewing which had Pensacola Beach in its crosshairs. in cases such as this: stay with mother or get someone to check in on her and head home to prepare the house for a possible hurricane. At about the same time, in addition to the impending storm, our access to most of the remaining nests was impacted by the government shutdown. Certain areas of the National Seashore which we patrol were gated and locked. Only the nests on Pensacola Beach and the Santa Rosa area were accessible, but most of the remaining nests were not. Government workers (biologist and bio-techs) in charge of the Sea Turtle Monitoring Program were furloughed along with other non-essential staff; even their phones were turned off. You can imagine what a terrible position it was for those dedicated to safeguarding tiny hatchlings. The night before I returned home, I was relieved to hear that the last nest on Pensacola Beach, which was that of a green sea turtle, had hatched while two of our volunteer patrollers were present. The hatch rate has not been as good for our handful of green sea turtles nests as it has been for our loggerheads this year. Green hatches have hovered around 50 percent, so each endangered green hatchling we are able to save is precious. Generally after a nest hatches it is screened for three successive nights in case stragglers emerge. With no access to the screens we needed and no access to check those farthest from us, the last nests remained unscreened and unattended. But, knowing the Park employees had their hands tied, volunteers quietly stepped up to monitor the nests in the areas where we could: Pensacola Beach, Santa Rosa area of Gulf Islands National Seashore, and one small public area at Perdido Key. the island, I went out to the green nest site and listened for sounds of stragglers. The surf and wind noise was very loud and I could hear nothing. I decided to listen one more time the next night around sunset, which was the third night after the initial hatch. I was surprised to hear strong scratching sounds. With the wind and surf still howling and pounding, I knew at least one hatchling had to be near the surface in order for me to hear it so well. It took a couple of hours and a bit of patience, but it was one more tiny miracle of nature this season as seven vigorous green sea turtle hatchlings made their way up and across the sand into the Gulf of Mexico. It seems a bit embarrassing to admit it makes me cry, but to see something so small prevail against incredible odds seems like a metaphor of our own struggles in life. Sometimes the energy for one last push toward your goal and suddenly you attain it. There is no better feeling than to overcome our obstacles and succeed. I have good news and bad news my readers. Im sad to say that we will not be able to share the updated hatchlings numbers with you until the government shut-down comes to an end. There is no access to the reported stats. You can be assured, will be shared with you as soon as possible through the Island Times. The good news is that the green sea turtle nest was able to be assessed the night after my seven hatchlings emerged. The assessment was important since this nest, PB 8021, was in situ (a natural nest, not relocated), so we did not know how many eggs it contained until the process was completed. It held 162 eggs in total and a surprise of 10 green hatchlings ready to be rescued one last miracle on Pensacola Beach! For 2013, Turtle Trax bids you farewell. Lights out! Pretty and Pink Members of the Krewe du Ya Yas supported the Bras Across The Bridge fundraiser, September 28. After registering at The Grand Marlin (L to R): Rebecca Fields, Marilyn Huber, Jeri Cox and Bernadette Broadwater wait to ascend the Bob Sikes Bridge. Proceeds provide mammograms for those who cannot afford them. 28 during the Brawl on the Beach at Casino Beach. Johnson of Cairo, Georgia, leaps onto the box, after jumping rope and lifting weights. The contest featured both individual and team events. Want to see more photos?Log on to www.myislandtimes.com and check out our gallery.
Island Times PAGE 19 October 15, 2013 By Terri McKamey The fishing here has been be one of the best months ever to bag limits. are having. One Stop Shop for the Watersports EnthusiastsSALES & RENTALSPensacola Beach at the Boardwalk 850-932-5520 www.KeySailing.com OPEN 9 to 6weather permitting Catamarans Parasailing Waverunners Kayaks Boat RentalsGet a VIDEO of your Key Sailing Fun! ORDER NOW for Christmas ~ across from Boardwalk 731 Pensacola Beach Blvd Sandshaker.com 850-932-2211 Shake it, Ghouls!Oct 16 Bill DosseyDennis Gossman & Friends 8-Midnite Oct 17 Ronnie Levine & Mike Wheeler, 8 Oct 18 Class X, 9 Oct 19 Class X, 9 Oct 20 Lektric Mullet, 4-8 Krewe of Brewe Fundraiser Oct 23 Bill Dossey-Dennis Gossman & Friends 8-Midnite Oct 24 Ronnie Levine & Mike Wheeler, 8 Oct 25 Glow Run After Party with Trunk Monkey 9-2 Oct 26 Halloween Bash with Trunk Monkey 9 Oct 27 Dunnottar, 4-8 Oct 30 Bill DosseyDennis Gossman & Friends 8-Midnite Oct 31 Halloween Party Encore with The New World Beatniks. 8 Midnite MON: 10 -Close Half Price Drinks/Shots for BARE. Poker, 7 Trivia, 7:30 $2 TUES: 10 -Close $2 Wine/ Beer/Well. Karaoke with Becky 8 WED: Ladies Nite. 5 -Close $2 Wine/Beer/Well. Live Music, 8 THURS: 7-Close 1/2Price Drinks w/Shaker Shirt. Live Music 8 SUN OCT 25 Glow Run Party Oct 26 Halloween Bash Oct 31 Halloween Party Encore 3 PARTIES Sailors Race In Paradise Regatta Pensacola Beach resident Reilly Thompson is at the starting line of the September 28 T.R. Miller Cross Country Invitational in Brewton, Alabama. Reilly is part of the Gulf Breeze High School Dolphins Cross Country team which will compete October 15 and October 17 against area schools at the Cross Country course in Pace. Photo by ekhWheelmen Host McConnell Ride Compete In Sand Or At Sea
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