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Volume IX, Number 14 Pensacola Beach, Florida October 29, 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 Leading The ParadeGulf Breeze High School Air Force Junior ROTC Honor Guard will lead the Pensacola Beach Veterans Day Parade. The award winning cadets will combine ranks with the Washington High School Honor Guard to carry the colors with military precision along the Via de Luna Parade Route, Monday, November 11. In addition to Drill Competitions, the Honor Guard ap(front) readied her cadets. They are Torrey Williams (GBHS Class of 2013), Sara Mauney, Nick Higgins, BreAnna Singleton and Deputy Group Commander Ian Skewes. Double time to page 2 for more details.
PAGE 2 Island Times October 29, 2013 Published every other Tuesday email@example.com www.MyIslandTimes.comNo portion of this publication may be reproduced without the consent of the publisher. Island Times Halloween Happenings Page 7 tude to our military are some of Pensacola Beach Honors VeteransWith Patriotic Procession that should the leaseholders Advocates Amend Membership Requirements
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 29, 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 toNovember 1,1985 The Islander Newspaper I think it is time we talk about the Golden Ratio. At the outset, I really hate to admit this, but I have lived all these years, completely unaware that the Golden Ratio was unquestionably playing a major role in my life. I confess my ignorance because I just discovered the impact of this formula this week. I am also willing to confess my ignorance because there seems to be a huge segment of Beach population who dont know the Golden Ratio from Joes Feet. I checked old dictionaries, new dictionaries, encyclopedias, all kinds of references in architecture, painting, advertising graphics and never once did I run across the magic words, Golden tions for Golden Ragwort, Gold Digger and the Golden Fleece.) Apparently, Jason and the Argonauts never heard of the Golden Ratio either, so that made me feel a lot better. Here, we goThe Golden Ratio is the ratio in which the relationship between the two parts is roughly the same as between one part and the whole. Roughly, that corresponds to the fraction 5/8 or a ratio of 5 to 8. (Do not confuse this information with 9 to 5 and Dolly Parton. Thats another kind of ratio of its own kind.) out by yourself because this 5 to 8 affects all kinds of stuff. It allegedly abounds in nature, architecture and classical paintings. I queried three artists who stared at me vacantly when I asked if they employed the Golden Ratio in their works. I did stumble across one professor of communications at the University of West Florida who did teach the rule of 5 to 8 in advertising layout classes. He is now working for a daily newspato-eighting for all he is worth. I hope Tampa appreciates him. Now it has recently been discovered that the Golden Ratio is used by newborn babies to identify their moms. They do not look for blue eyes and blonde hair and turned up noses. Those little seven pound bundles the eyebrows, eyes, nose, and eight proportions. According to psychiatrists, the Golden Ratio has been proven by experiments to be particularly harmonious and pleasing to the human senses. It is not surprising, say the psychiatrists, that it catches the eye of the newborn. God help the mom who In case I have run off and lost you with my new found knowledge and you are sitting there in gobbledygook thinking eight principle in your face and my face and many other faces. The distance from the top of the human head to the eyebrows and the distance from the eyebrow to the end of the chin are roughly 5 to 8, no matter what units of measure are used. Notice the word roughly. If you are still out there in the gobbledygook, I may join you there later, but not until I nail this thing once and for all. It seems that the preferences for this proportion has been known for centuries. Get this. In 1876, a large number of subjects (thats what folks are called when they are involved in an experiment) were asked to evaluate the aesthetic merits of a selection of rectangles of different dimensions. Guess what they liked best? chose the rectangles with a width is no report on what the other 25 percent those weirdos chose as best overall rectangle. And one final word. Examples of the Golden Ratio are found in paper money, travellers checks, and credit cards. I am so impressed by my great discovery of the Golden Ratio that I do not intend to leave home without it. Kelly Czaja to the Beach Chambers Art and Wine Festival October 13 on the Boardwalk. Czaja, who was visiting from Washington where shes a grad student at Georgetown University, was thrilled to grab the last two Wine and Food Tasting tickets at the sold-out festival. Organizers have set the 2014 event for October 19.
PAGE 4 Island Times October 29, 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! 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 Stop by After The Parade FUN 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 Nov 14 ... Bryan Lee Nov 15-16 30 x 90The Trivia Master cackles like a witch in a broom factory. The sometimes smart and all-thetime faithful players fell under the clueless curse and failed to send the correct answer. Sure, some got close, but not one typed in the magical words, Flounders Chowder House and Flo Flounders Beach, Booze & Boutique. Those are the two businesses which currently occupy the building that was once home to Robbies Yum Yum Tree, Sals T-shirt Shop, Delgados, Bills Surf Shop, Foul Deck Bar, Geronimos Restaurant and Island Style. Local sources recall a wee bakery, a margarita-only saloon and a Chinese owned grocery, as well. If only the bricks could talk. Oh, what a tale they would tell. Becky Serio said her family opened Sals T-Shirt Shop in 1975. Everything was purple since the Yum Yum Tree had been in this location prior to us. On the left, Delgado's opened a Louisiana style restaurant. To the right of us was Bill's Surf shop, then the Foul Deck Saloon, then an art gallery. When the Foul Deck closed, we took it over and turned it into a souvenir shop. Bills Surf Shop was owned by Bill Craighead and Chuck Steel was the Foul Decks proprietor. Rudy Delgado and his family ran Delgados. Fred Flounder became the permanent restaurant resident in 1979 and Flo opened in 2013. If you dont know Fred, look for the guy wearing an Island Times t-shirt and a smirk. Maybe the trivia players can redeem themselves with this gritty inquiry. How does one contract a case of Joes Feet or Joes Toes? correct answer to this question and you will be the owner of an Island Times trivia t-shirt. stand out in the crowd. Send your answer to islandtimes@bellsouth. net with Trivia in the subject line. Please include your name and phone number with your answer. Deadline to respond is Tuesday, November 5. Good luck! FAMILY FOOT RACESarah Starkey brings her children Maria and Derek to Pensacola Beach to visit their grands Carl and DJ Zemenick for Thanksgiving. This year the three Starkeys are entering the Turkey lies will be at the starting line with them. Ashley and Jim Martin will travel from their home in Dallas with daughters MacKenzie and Emily to visit their Mimi, Susan Haselton-Barr in Gulf Breeze. Ashley, Jim and Susan have entered the Turkey Trot 5K. Good luck runners. STORK FEATHERSShannon and Kegan Berry are preparing to add to their Relay for Life Team. The young couple are expecting their first child in February. Shannon works at Sidelines. She also fundraises for Connors Crusaders, the American Cancer Society Relay for Life team which is named after her nephew. WORLD TRAVELERBeach Church Preacher Reverend Tom Garrison and his wife Renata are on a travel adventure for a few weeks. The Church is in good hands. Steve Speirs, Reverend Chuck Randle and Jim McKenzie will take a turn in the pulpit. BIG ALAl Campbell arrived for his six week Pensacola Beach stay as a tropical gal named Karen was spinning around in the Caribbean. It did not phase Al who chronicles and entertains his friends and fans in his blog. Karen was added to the blog posts, which Al peppers with historic dates and poignant famous quotes. BIRTHDAY GIRLDid you remember to wish Genella Vegas Happy Birthday on October 15? Try to keep up her working, almost every day of the week, at the Pensacola Beach Yacht Club or at Paradise Bar. She also takes time to volunteer for the Beach Chamber as a Taste of the Beach barkeep. She shares her October 15 birthday with Beach Willett. DIG THISMollie Johnson, Maddie Grace McCurdy and Sage Dunne are setting, spiking and serving their way into the local ranks of the volleyball elite. The Beach School grads are part of the successful Gulf Breeze High Lady Dolphins team. Sage traded her team uniform for an evening gown and tiara October 11. She was crowned Homecoming Queen. Her dad Reed escorted WEDDING BELLSPensacola Beachs Sam and Monette Hodges hosted family and friends at a beautiful beachfront wedding October 19. Their daughter Lacie Tallo married Bret Michael Bowden. The reception followed immediately at Our Lady of the Assumptions Parish Hall. The couple, who met in middle school in Gulf Breeze, attended college together in Tallahasse and Orlando. Lacie graduated from Barry Law School and passed the Florida Bar in July. The newlyweds live in Orlando. WE HAVE THE BLUESThe United States Navy announced that the Blue Angels will perform over Pensacola Beach, Saturday, July 12, 2014. Its not too early to mark your calendar. Make plans to attend the Red, White and Blues Week events on the Beach.
PAGE 5 Island Times October 29, 2013 The Santa Rosa Island Authority Architectural and Environmental Committee voted unanimously at their October 23 meeting to approve palm trees be added to the landscaping from Avenida 23 east to Portofino. The $500,000 project would be tion Fund. The fund is an accumulation of excess lease fees The request, which was made Rinke, was accompanied by a Committee Approves More Palmsdesign with four traffic calming devices. The design, which creates rounded, semi-circular is intended to slow vehicles. The committee asked County Engineer Matt Mooneyham to return next month with an engineering many and where the calming devices must be located to achieve the desired safety goals. lock said, The palm trees are a slam dunk. I want to see the technical advantage of four calming devices instead of one. Mooneyham reminded the Committee that two calming devices were recommended in the Master Plan, but that the local, state and federal guidelines must be met with regard to the placement and design. The calming devices will be held in committee for further review. The Committee also approved a $20,000 investment in upgrading the power availability at the Gulfside Pavilion. County Commissioner Grover Robinson has committed an additional $30,000 in local option sales tax funds to the project. The upgrades will enhance the performance area for concerts, festivals and events. and Leasing Committee meeting, Board Member Tammy Bohannon called upon Mooneyham to give an update on the progress of Core Area Redevelopment projects. The Via de Luna landscape project is going well, according to Mooneyham. The south side plantings are complete and the contractor has moved to the phase will be planting on the north right-of-way and, in some cases, on leasehold property. The contractor reports that requesting access to plant on leaseholder property is going well, said Mooneyham. Additionally, palms will be planted on Ft. Pickens Road up to the s-curve near Margaritaville. facility improvements are complete, as is the prototype lighted crosswalk installation on Pensacola Beach Boulevard. The start date on the access road from Quietwater to The Grand Marlin has been delayed until January. Pavlock requested that the SRIA review the myriad of logos in use and consider updating and consolidating down to one. Ellis Bullock, principle of EW Bullock Associates, the SRIAs ad agency recommended a new logo with a historic icon. In his report, he showed the logos in use, compared beach destination logos and brought a conceptual draft of a logo which incorposign and the SRIA name. The same logo has been previously adopted by the Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce. The Committee asked Bullversion of the conceptual draft. The Administrative Committee heard good news from whose report showed a 3.4 per cent increase in lease fee col lections during August over the previous year. Collections totalled $566,353. The Committee approved an Event Sponsorship Application policy which caps requests at members vote to grant additional funding. The grantee must bring adequate documentation to receive funds and complete a post event report to be eligible for future funding. rector Bob West updated the Committee on possible design and pricing structures for a high tech, high quality digital sign to replace use of acrossthe-road banners on Pensacola Beach Blvd. The road improvements plan calls for removal of the current poles to which the banners attach. The banner installation and high winds are that advertising method. After reviewing the options and price range, the Committee voted to begin an RFP process to receive bids for the sign. The Committee asked Beach Chamber President Nicole Stacey to survey Chamber members to measure interest in using the upgraded digital system. The Full Board meets Wednesday, November 6 at 5 p.m. at #1 Via de Luna. The meetings are open to the public. Agendas are available online at Future of Island Governance Equates To Dollars and SenseSanta Rosa Island Author ity Board Member Ed Guernsey thinks the future must be deter mined now. While leaseholders await a determination from the State Supreme Court on the legality of assessing and collecting ad valorem taxes on their land and improvements, Guernsey encour ages the SRIA Board to consider the future of their agency. In one scenario, he explains, if the case is decided against the leaseholders, and the Congress passes a bill to allow Escambia County to offer fee simple title, then leases would go away. The lease fees which fund the operation of the Santa Rosa Island Authoritys existence would dry up. If we dont have a plan on how this is going to go, then we will have one made for us, he said. Thats undesirable, according to Guernsey. Months ago he began gathering data and research on taxes and fees collected in neighboring destination resorts. He presented preliminary results to the SRIA mittee during their October 23 meeting. The purpose of this report is to look for methods and structure. Should the ad valorem taxes be sources of funding to keep the SRIA working, he said. We need about $8 million per year to keep it working at this level. he gathered statistics about what tourists, property owners and commercial businesses pay in taxes and fees from Gulf Shores, Alabama to Panama City, Florida. In comparing those areas, he concluded that if all are subject to taxes, and Pensacola Beach businesses did not have to pass lease fees on to the consumer, there is not a lot of difference between one place or another for the tourists. The major stakeholders really want to get rid of this lease fee, said Guernsey. Commercial leaseholders on Pensacola Beach pay between 2 and 5 percent of their gross receipts to the SRIA each month, in addition to other taxes. Without lease fee collections, there are some other potential funding sources. There are some other ways to do this, he reported. Guernsey noted that combi nations of special assessments, lease fees or tolls could be used to fund the operations of an SRIA type agency. A public awareness and education campaign about what the SRIA provides, and the economic impact it creates needs to be generated. He included an idea, which has previously been discussed by his appointing Commissioner Gene Valentino, to create an SRIA to govern all waterfront areas in Escambia County. Its going to take alot of work from this Board to come up with something that our leaders and our citizens would be happy with, he said. Pensacola Beach is an economic engine for Escambia County. The Haas Center estimates that Pensacola Beach generates an impact of $260 million annually. Guernsey asks Would you spend $8 million to keep $260 The discussion continues at the November 20 SRIA meeting.
PAGE 6 Island Times October 29, 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 AdvantageLuckily, I was awarded a Request for Shore Leave by the Talking Heads of my new Political Party and I was entirely ond Highest Mermaid in charge during my absence. So I enjoyed locked sisters in Georgia certs I was set to attend, when my oldest sister Brenda told my sister Gail and me that she had always wanted to see Merle Haggard. As soon as I got home gard concerts. Its a little tricky because I have to keep in mind that her illness prohibits long drives so I had to check mileage from various venues. I got lucky and found a concert, February 1 in Jacksonville. I dont think I have to tell most of you how insanely funny Cheech and Chong were, always have been and will always be! They performed for 2 hours with mances and impersonations that had the entire crowd howling with laughter. Yall should know by now how much I love Willie Nelson but I gotta tell you theres a new love in my life. Coming directly writers and Musicians Festival, it was an indescribable joy to see Kris Kristofferson at the IP! Were all so used to seeing such ment and people on every stage now that it was amazing to see nothing except 2 microphone stands, his song list stand and a small table holding his many harmonicas. He commanded the stage with his own presence the moment he stepped on it and made it seem so personal, classic and pure. I was surprised to learn that Kris Kristofferson shares my birthday (although his birthyear is 18 years before mine). How sides the fact that hes certainly a legend and his poetic lyrics have been sung by more famous musicians than nearly anyone, he also has numerous degrees, inductions into more Halls of Fame than anyone else alive, yet he still seems a humble man who is enjoying exactly what he is doing. one in my way) to get directly turned for his encore. As he was leaving, I said, God Bless You. I swear, he looked directly at me, nodded his head and said, Thank you. You could have knocked me over with a feather. It was one of the most amazing, incredible and spiritual moments of my life. Its hard to imagine any other artist even close to the caliber of this extraordinary man stepping out on stage all alone with nothing and nobody to help cover any mistakes. And trust me, I dont care who you are we all make mistakes, were just not on stage when ours happen. Sure, there were a few but he laughed and we laughed with him. He gave his audience a feeling of warmth and personal attention like no other Ive ever experienced. I have always loved Kris Kristofferson but this was the form and I fell in love all over again; just like I did the day I heard he had written so many of the songs I loved most. In those days, his songs were performed one except him. He earned part of his fame when he became a member of the Highwaymen lon Jennings and Johnny Cash. ing performers. ebrating our Veterans and the day dedicated to them, it touched my heart to learn of Kristoffersons illustrious military career. He was a Captain in the Army and a helicopter pilot. He was awarded the Veteran of the Year in 2003. Because he chose his music career over an appointment to teach English Literature at West Point, he was disowned by his entire family. What a sad and tragic turning point in a great mans life even though we know it made him what he is today. ferson spent a lot of his early music career years working on ern Louisiana. He actually wrote ting on top of an oil platform. Many of his famous songs were written during the years he spent in the area. It puts him in a whole new light for me (and I hope others) to picture him on top of an oil platform writing his not yet famous poetical lyrics and music. Maybe that explains his magnetic appeal when he form his magic. ing column and Im not trying to start a Music column, but that periences in my life and I cannot bear to keep it to myself. I have to share. This is such a fun and cool Halloween recipe that everyone will enjoy and the youngsters can help make! So I just have to Lets cook...Pumpkin Pizza2 Pkgs. Sugar cookie dough 1 pack food coloring (green, yellow, red and blue colors) 1 Pkg. cream cheese, softened 1 12oz. container Cool Whip ing pumpkin face such as: candy ing eyes, mouth or nose. More economical: save some cream cheese and cool whip mixture ors and use for decorating, but I your children help and use their own imaginations to design their pumpkins face its a lot more fun! rections. Spread onto a round baking pan for pumpkin shape, using a small pinch of dough to make the stem. Bake according to package directions. Set aside to cool. Mix softened cream cheese with cool whip, starting planning to use this to decorate then set a cup aside for later. Mixing well, use a few drops of yellow and red food color to the rest of the cream cheese mixture until it is orange. Spread over cookie dough crust to create your base pumpkin. Decorate with your choice of candies or mix colors with the cup of cream cheese mixture to create your own! Enjoy, share and have a safe and Happily Spooky Halloween! See ya in the kitchen..
Island Times PAGE 7 October 29, 2013By Rev. Dr. Tom Garrison Pensacola Beach Community ChurchCross in the Sand A Worship by the Water, 9 AM Flounders Beach www.gbumc.org Our Lady Catholic Church, 9:45 AM Avenida 18 /Via De Luna www.stanngulfbreeze.org 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 Halloween Happenings... haunting, hokie, homespun & horrendous Tuesday, October 29 Bands on the Beach, Grand Finale Concert. 7 to 9 p.m. Gulfside Pavilion. No Charge. No tricks...just music. Wednesday, October 30 Terrifying Trivia by Boogie, Inc. at Paradise Bar and Grill. Starts at 7 p.m. Trophies for winners. Dum Dum pops for wrong answers. Thursday, October 31 Spooktacular Costume Festival Pensacola Ballet to perform. www.pensacolabeachboardwalk.com Krewe of Bananimals Halloween Party, Costume Contest. Sabine Sandbar, 6 p.m. Cash Prizes. 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. Big Cash prizes for Contest. Also Nov 1-2. Friday, Nov 1 Flounders Elektrik Fantasy Masquerade Party, 8 p.m. www.elektrikevents.com Island of Fear Costume Contest & Haunted House, Castaways. Big Cash prizes for Contest. Saturday, Nov 2 Island of Fear Costume Contest & Haunted House, Castaways. Big Cash prizes for Contest. We live in an information world. In fact there is so much information about ourselves that it becomes scary at times, and it seems like almost anyone can To me it is not so much that there is much to hide, but it is the idea can know so much about me. about ourselves to friends or not so favorable. It is hard for are different from ourselves. We have a tendency to be drawn to ions, likes and dislikes that we to their sense of fashion, style, more areas than I can mention. this idea, I realized one way we that we feel certain about within ourselves. That is why I tell their own truth. It is that this is true within each of us, but it can also be very destructive. I would like to remind you of the occasion when Jesus was they had arrived at their truth, and not only their truth but what they felt like should be truth for everyone. This was what Jesus advised them and it is the best advise for us also. own eye? Or how can you say of your own eye, and then you Author John Hemingway, right, grandson of the famous Ernest HemingMemoir Hemingway lunched at Hemingways on Pensacola Beach with Pensacola Beach Church, 10 AM Avenida 18 /Via de Luna thebeachchurch.com Central Waterside Church, 9 AM Bimini Beach Bar December 8 Entry Forms PensacolaBeachChamber.com Beach School Third Grade Teacher Joy McLaurine and ing ensembles. They coorstatement in their good witch Halloween shirts.
PAGE 8 Island Times October 29, 2013 The Lizzards Tongue... I am such a so and so. For the past 20 years, I've been promising myself that I would create the most stunning evening gown to wear to the Marine Corps Birthday Ball. For two decades, I have been staring at yards of red, raw silk. A fabric that cost me more than $200 per yard and purchased from a very upscale store in Los Angeles, California in 1993. Cloth so soft that when you touch it, it feels like warm cocoa butter being massaged into your skin. A fabric so unique that endless silk threads fortlessly with the slightest movement. Now it's just yardage that hangs around in my sewing studio like a dejected, but determined lover yearning for the slightest bit of attention. The excuses have been endless. Not enough time. Way too little design talent. Moved cross country. Nordstrom's was having a sale. Pregnant. Husband deployed. Needed the correct notions. Couldn't possibly run this fabric through a cheap sewing machine. Too muscular. Too fat. My mother-in-law just bought me a Miss America gown in Atlantic City. Until eventually the excuses ran out. Eventually, I enrolled in sewing classes and read books on design techniques. The frantic pace of moving ceased. The last time I was pregnant was 1997. The Miss America Pageant moved to Las Vegas, though now it's back in New Jersey. My husband is home. There is no such thing as a "cheap" Bernina. And I have all the notions: silk thread, lining, boning, invisible zipper, and a 14K gold button with one single ruby surrounded by diamonds. Yes, one of my most elaborate pieces of jewelry is actually a button. This from a girl who loves to wear Mexican silver and cried when her $10 watch from Target wouldn't tick off another second after years of keeping accurate time. the year I met my husband, and now as a recent retiree, a Marine Corps Ball is not on the family calendar. The Colonel and I will definitely raise a toast to the November 10 and listen to the Commandant's inspirational message. As for me personally, maybe become a true sew and sew and happen to have the perfect pair of never been worn ten-year-old red beaded high heals, neatly tucked away in protective cloth bags, for that swift kick in the backside. Until next time...Key Sailing Hosts Championship RacingSailors captured fickle winds in Santa Rosa Sound October 11-13 to power their cats while competing in the NACRA North American Championships. Among the competitors were Olympic hopefuls and seasoned local sailors. Almost the entire US catamaran sailing team and Canadian team came to Pentional championship on the new Olympic Class Catamaran, the Nacra 17, said Kirk Newkirk of Key Sailing. Sara Newberry and John Casey of Miami won the Nacra 17 division with Luke Ramsey and Nikola Girke of Calgary, Canada in second place. Robbie Daniels and Taylor Reiss from Florida earned third place. Pensacola Beachs Kirk Newkirk and Glenn Holmes took top honors in the Nacra 20, with locals David Johnson and Bubba Barberi in second. Mike Hilll and Kort Junger of Missouri were third. Olympic hopefuls Sara Newberry and John Casey of Miami sail to the starting line in their Nacra 17.
PAGE 9 Island Times October 29, 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 30 Trivia at ParadiseAt least you will get ONE right No charge to play Where did Jack O Lanterns originate? England, Ireland, or Germany. Ireland is the correct answerThe poker playing divas swept three out of five top spots at the Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun Celebration 4444 Education at The Dock October 19. Twenty players battled in the charity tournament which benefits the Beach School Music Department. Cassie Cady Smith is the Celebration 4444 Education champ. Toots Humphrey earned second place. Jon Woodham, Sharon Baio and Richard Butler rounded out the top spots. Initially, we raised $485 for the music department, said Poker Promoter Rick Uzdevenes. Thanks to all the individuals and businesses who contributed. We have some generous supporters who will raise the pot to $1,000 before we make our final donation. In addition to the tourney, Texas Hold Em 4444 Fun hosts weekly games at Beach locations. You just never know whats going to happen at the weekly games, said Uzdevenes. Last week Trace Lewis drew to a Royal Flush to outplay Deb Friedman who had four-of-a-kind. That was a first at our Texas Hold Em games. Weekly games are open to anyone who has a basic knowledge of the game. First timers are welcome and visitors are encouraged to join the games. The results are as follows: Paddy OLearys 10/10: Winner Justin Scher, Runner-up Ted Gorder 10/13: Winner Kelly Trout, Runner-up Deb Friedman 10/17: Winner Waldo Defindorfin, Runner-up Justin Scher Sandshaker Lounge 10/7: Winner Waldo Defindorfin, Runner-up Tommy Grice 10/14: Winner Mary Kay Wood, Runner-up Cassie Cady Smith 10/21: Winner Jon Woodham, Runner-up Janie Uzdevenes Pelican Lounge 10/1: Winner Tex Atkinson, Runner-up Jon Woodham 10/8: Winner Trace Lewis, Runner-up Jon Woodham 10/15: Winner Janie Uzdevenes, Runner-up Glenn Burleson For more information or game schedules, call Uzdevenes at 850-324-2667. Lady Luck Plays FavoritesToots Humphrey, left, and Cassie Cady Smith took the top spots at the October 19 Celebration 4444 Education at The Dock.
PAGE 10 Island Times October 29, 2013 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 29: Trivia with Little Timmy, 7:30 pm Wednesday, Oct 30: Bar BINGO with Becky, 7:30 pm Thursday, Oct 31: Scary-oke with Becky, 8 pm Friday, Nov 1: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Saturday, Nov 2: Southern Breeze, 8 pm Sunday, Nov 3: Lektric Mullet, 3 pm Tuesday, Nov 5: Trivia with Little Timmy, 7:30 pm Wednesday, Nov 6: Bar BINGO with Becky, 7:30 pm Thursday, Nov 7: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Friday, Nov 8: Karaoke with Becky, 8 pm Saturday, Nov 9: After Midnight, 7 pm Sunday, Nov 10: Freeway 98, 3 pm VETERANS DAY Nov 11: High Horse Band, 3 pm Halloween Party hosted by Krewe of Bananimals Oct 31 6 pm Open to public Costume Contest Watch the Saints Games here Bytes & BitsBy Joe Stukey, Your Computer Pal 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 1-800-566-1251Call Dennis Remesch850-384-7607 www.denrem.com firstname.lastname@example.org 4/3.5 High end features and attention to detail. $999,900 MLS #448434 Stunning Gulf Breeze Waterfront Home By Charles Gheen USAT Santa Rosa Island TriathlonNever Hurts To Tri Whats Next? This year I ran four sprint triathlons. All of these races were fun and I enjoyed them, but each lack of consistent training. In one of them I had a terrible swim. I had a really bad bike leg in another because I made a careless equipment mistake. I had slow runs in the other two because I just ran out of gas due to poor preparation. You may be saying, uh, isnt that 0 for 4? Uh, thats not very good is it? Well, yes and no. I see it as 4 for 4. I ran four had some fun; and, I learned a lesson in each of these races. Now were heading into the fall season and I wont be swimming in the Gulf of Mexico much longer. Ill get out on my stand up paddleboard in my wetsuit, but actual distance swimming in the Gulf is almost over. I dont care for riding my bike in cold weather either. No matter how much clothing I wear, being on a bike in the cold is not that much fun for me. So, whats next? Running, of course, is the perfect outdoor exercise as the temperatures drop. As it gets cooler (or colder) I wont have to run before 6 a.m. to avoid the heat. I can bundle up and run for miles without sweating through my clothes and shoes. Apparently millions of people feel the same way because the fall and winter feature fantastic marathons and half marathons around the country. My goal race is the Savannah Rock N Roll Half Marathon on November 9 and Ive been training since August for this event. This weekend Ill complete my miles and then I should be very nearly ready. Although Ive run nearly two hundred road races over three decades, this is just my second half marathon. The Breast Cancer Half Marathon in Jacksonville and I had a great time and a decent race. Yeah, you say, but youve run triathlons and road races for years and this is going to be pretty easy for you. Actually, Im older now, experience is over-rated in this case and Im kinda slow. The way way Im doing this one I train with a group and I follow a plan. There are a few other techniques that Ive used, but thats about it. Ive trained better for this one than I did for Jacksonville and I think I have a better race plan as well. Race plan? Dont you just go out running for a while and try not to throw up? Im looking at it as I have thirteen plans that make up the whole. Thats how Im doing it at my age. I know and I know what my mile pace should be to accomplish that goal. So, Im going to pay careful attention to each mile and watch how fast Im running and how I feel. I am not going to get caught up I can run each mile according to the plan, I should equal or better the time Im aiming for. I should Lets say I do run Savannah envision. Whats next? The good thing about athletics is there is always another competition, another event or another race. Q: What is the Spotify music service? A: Spotify is an Internet music service that lets you stream digital music to your computer and mobile devices. The company was started in Sweden. The founder, Daniel Ek, was only in his twenties when he negotiated with major music labels to gain access to their music. More than one-third of Swedens residents use that service. About 70% of Spotifys revenues are paid to the music companies and artists. The service arrived in the United States a couple of years ago, and is now in almost 30 other countries. It is already the second largest music streaming service. Only Apples iTunes service is bigger. Users of Spotify can choose to have a free account or a paid account. Spotify makes money by advertising and by converting customers free accounts to paid accounts. To listen to music on your computer per month. To listen on all of per month. One of Spotifys biggest competitors is Pandora. The main difference between Spotify and Pandora is that Pandora does song for streaming. With Pandora, you can select music only by genre, after which Pandora automatically selects similar music for you. With Spotify, you can build playlists, share them with your friends, or get playlists from other users. Daniel Ek became a multimillionaire in his early twenties after he developed some on-line advertising software and sold it. He had a vision for a music streaming company after seeing what happened with the Napster that time, music and video piracy on the Internet was rampant in Sweden. He then created Spotify to provide licensed music to users without the risks associated with piracy. Today, downloading music and videos illegally carries a high risk of being charged with piracy. If charged with piracy, a a single download that could have been obtained for pennies through a legitimate download service. This article was provided by tions, contact Joe at joe@ycpals. Turkey Trot 5K 11/28, 8:30pensacolabeachturkeytrot.com from Rotarian Cathy Burleigh at the Rotary 5K awards party October 19 at Bamboo Willies. photo by ekh
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TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) You unearthed some surprising facts. Now you need to consider how to use them to your advantage. Meanwhile, it might be best to keep what you've learned secret for now. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) A comment by a colleague piques your curiosity to know more. Best advice: You'll find people more likely to offer information if you're discreet when making your inquiries. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) Your energy levels begin to rise by midweek. This allows you to catch up with your heavy workload and still have plenty of get-up-and-go to go out on the town this weekend. LEO (July 23 to August 22) You're probably roaring your head off about a perceived slight from a longtime critic. Ignore it. That person might just be trying to goad you into doing something you might later regret. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) The early part of the week is open to spontaneity. Then it's time to settle into your usual routine to get all your tasks done. A personal situation could require more attention from you. LIBRA (September 23 to October 22) A meeting of the minds on a workplace project might well develop into something more personal for Librans looking for romance. Aspects are also favorable for platonic relationships. SCORPIO (October 23 to November 21) A more-positive mood might be difficult to assume in light of a recent problem involving the health of someone special. But by week's end, your emotional barometer should start to rise. SAGITTARIUS (November 22 to December 21) Look for a changed attitude from a former adversary once he or she realizes you have your colleagues' full support. Now you can refocus your energies on that workplace project. CAPRICORN (December 22 to January 19) This time, a difference of opinion might not be resolved in your favor. But be patient. It ultimately could all work out to your advantage, as new information begins to develop. AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) A tug of war develops between the artistic Aquarian's creative aspect and his or her practical side. Best advice: Prioritize your schedule so you can give appropriate time to both. PISCES (February 19 to March 20) You could be entering a career phase awash with job-related demands. But avoid being swamped by the overflow and, instead, keep treading water as you deal with demands one by one. BORN THIS WEEK: You are an exceptionally loyal person, and you're respected for your ability to keep the secrets entrusted to you. Island Times Gulf Breeze Hospital Auxiliary is hosting a book and toy sale to support their services to local patients. Books are Fun will be at Andrews Institute Classroom A in Gulf Breeze, Tuesday Nov. 5 from noon until 5:30 p.m. and Wed. Nov. 6 from 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. As you know all the proceeds stay right here at the hospital, said Wendy Brandon, Auxiliary member. We have used this company for years and are glad to have them back. This is an opportunity to start your holiday shopping and support the Auxiliary. For more information call Brandon at 850934-2106 or 850-932-7619.Get Ready For Toy And Book Sale At Andrews
Island Times PAGE 13 October 29, 2013 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. 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 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, popcorn shrimp and U-peel ems. Kids love our Pirate Ship playground located on our beach well within view of dining parents. For late night Dance all night on Flounders beach to the most popular bands from across the south. derhouse.comOnly 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, Stuffed them all! We have many other seafood favorites on our 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.comOne of Americas great steakhouses; proudly serving USDA 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! Visit our on-site brewery and the OTolf Wine Cellar featuring the 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. Famous for Thursday Wing Night. Burgers. Seafood and Ribs. Kids menu for the 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.The World Famous Sandshakera Pensacola Beach 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 & Karaoke, Wednesday $2 Ladies Nite, Thursday half price T-Shirt Nite. Live Entertainment Year Round Wednesday thru Sunday. Check out the Gift Shop. 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 Monday and Wednesday. 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 Were here everyday at 11. 932-4139. www.peglegpetes.com 2012 Visit us on the web at: www.mcguiresirishpub.com E-mail: email@example.com 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: firstname.lastname@example.org 41524-25_DinrCoverPensacola31412.indd 1 3/19/12 11:56:27 AM www.myislandtimes.com ...... the beachs news worldwide 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 Family Friendly Inside & Open Air Waterfront Dining Area 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 Happy Hour Mon-Fri 11 to 7 49 Via de Luna 916-9808 Texas HoldEm Happy Hour Happy Hour Mon-Fri 11 to 7 Mon-Fri 11 to 7 Texas HoldEm Football Time!College & NFL Games Paddys Mug Club$5 Mug $2 Beer during football games PaddyOLearysIrishPub.comParks Open, Blues Schedule No Longer Up In The AirThe long arm of the federal budget crisis reached across the sands of Pensacola Beach closing Gulf Islands National Seashore and grounding the famous Blue Angels precision flight team. Woes in Washington are not cured but the Gulf Islands National Seashore which includes Fort Pickens re-opened to visitors October 17. We are excited and happy to be back at work and welcome visitors to Gulf Islands National Seashore, said Superintendent Dan Brown. Autumn is a particularly special season to enjoy all that the park has to offer. The Blue Angels announced their good news October 21. The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron will return to its full schedule for the 2014 air show season. Following winter training, the team begins the season March 15 in El Centro, California, and will conclude the season Nov. 8 at Naval Air Station Pensacola. The Pensacola Beach show is set for July 12. The Blue Angels are scheduled to perform 65 shows at 34 locations throughout the U.S. in 2014. The schedule can be found at http://www. blueangels.navy.mil/media/ show/2014ShowSchedule.pdf.
PAGE 14 Island Times October 29, 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 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 Gulf Breeze. $26,900. .19 acre. Check out my website for additional residential lot listings. www.denrem. com Dennis Remesch, Re/Max on the Coast, 850-384-7607. $240,000. Gulf Breeze. 4/3 home in Grand Ridge. Spacious floor plan, Underground utilities. Two car garage. Just blocks from Oriole Beach boat ramp. MLS#434436 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 Sale 28: Turkey Trot 5K, 8:30 a.m. www. pensacolabeachturkeytrot.com 30: Jingle Bell Run, 5K DECEMBER 1: Sisters of the Beach Christmas Brunch. 11 a.m. Flounders 6: Beach Chamber Lighted Boat Parade. Beach Marina to Boardwalk 7: Gulf Breeze Chamber Holiday Parade, 10 am Shoreline Drive 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 31: Fireworks 8 pm & Midnight JANUARY 1: Polar Bear Plunge Paradise 2 pm 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. 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 29: Bands on the Beach. Casino, 7-9 p.m. Loaded Goat. 31:HALLOWEEN HAPPENINGS ON PAGE 7 of this edition NOVEMBER 1: All Saints Day 3: Daylight Savings Time ends 6: Santa Rosa Island Authority Meeting, 5 p.m. #1 Via de Luna, Open to the Public. www.sria-fla.com 9-11: Fee Free Days at Gulf Island National Seashore. Entry Fee waived at Fort Pickens. 11: Veterans Day Parade, 2 p.m. Via de Luna to Gulfside Pavilion 16: In Hot Pursuit 5K. Gulfside Pavilion. 8 am. 16: Wooly Booger Kiss The Hurricane Season Goodbye Bawl. 3 p.m. Paradise Bar and Grill. 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. Morgan Park Quasi Judicial Hearing. 28: Happy Thanksgiving 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 Beachgrab a handful of electrons with our online edition www.myislandtimes.com Garage SaleSAT NOV 2 8:30-3:30 900 Ft. Pickens Rd. Santa Rosa Dunes on Soundside. Some furniture, collectibles, clothing, etc.
Island Times PAGE 15 October 29, 2013 By Terri McKamey 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 ~ 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 I absolutely love it when you guys stop by the Dock or we catch up down at Paradise or elsewhere Did you know Jake McCarthy and his buddies caught six Mahi off the pier October 21? Or that Trace Lewis had a great time nailing some of the last Red Snapper of the season? His beautiful little girl can already throw a mean rod Nate Wheeler had a chance to he's ever seen while he was out gigging? These are just a few of the stories I get to hear each and every week and it just makes a beautiful backyard and such a We're having a nice little dip in temperatures (ever notice it always occurs right around the Fair) and this is really going water temperature cools over the next month, the Specks will migrate toward the upper bays and hitting some areas in the lower The bridges are reporting plenty of action; both on the Bob Sikes and the Three Mile Bridge I've been hearing about plenty of Whiting, some Pompano and Speaking of Redfish, I've noticed a lot of bait in the Bay, which tells me it's not long before The water temp is right around 75-78 degrees and when it drops a little more the Big Reds will be until the Bull Reds will be thick in the Bay and that's when the fun and December large numbers of into Pensacola Bay and the upper Don't forget the Flounder, eithem steady and it's just going to So cooler temps will reWhat are you waiting for? Grab Darren Legett from Champagne, Illinois caught these Red Snapper day of Federal Snapper season. Trace Lewis is having a run of good luck. He reeled in this thirty the poker table, October 22. Hows he going to top that? Reports of good tales. Heres a photo... Jake McCarthy and his buddies caught six the Pensacola Beach Gulf Pier October 21. The Escambia County SherPursuit 5K is scheduled for Satfun beach course, great door prizMost importantly, all proceeds from the race will go to support Day of the race registration is Sheriff Hosts In Hot Pursuit Sandshaker.com 850-932-2211Oct 30 Tree-O 8-Midnite Oct 31 Halloween Party Encore with The New World Beatniks 8 Midnite Nov 1-2 Buzzcut 9 Nov 3 Cornbred 4 8 Nov 4 Krewe of Wrecks Meeting, 6 Nov 6 Fatty Waters 9 Nov 7 Tyler Mac Band 9 Nov 8 Something Huge 9 Nov 9 Something Huge 9 Nov 10 Crosstown 4 8 Nov 11 Veterans Half Price Happy Hour til 7 across from Boardwalk 731 Pensacola Bch Blvd MONDAY 10 -Close Half Price Drinks/Shots for BARE. Poker, 7 Trivia, 7:30 $2 TUESDAY 10 -Close $2 Wine/Beer/Well. Karaoke with Becky 8 WEDNESDAY Ladies Nite. 5 -Close $2 Wine/Beer/Well. Live Music, 8 THURS: 7 -Close 1/2Price Drinks w/Shaker Shirt. Live Music 8 SUND AY karaoke Somethings Always ShakinShaker Stage Get your Shaker Shirt
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