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Photo by BRAD DYKENSSeminole Fire Rescue recognized its newly promoted leaders during a June 11 pinning ceremony at the Seminole City Council meeting. Pictured, from left, are the newly promoted officers, Lieutenant Eric Fayed, District Chief Chris Hengstenberg, Assistant Chief Terry Tokarz, Lieutenant Jeff McManigal, and Training Chief John Schmidt with Department Chief George Bessler. During the ceremony Bessler said, These individuals have excelled and are ready to assume greater leadership responsibilities for the city and greater Seminole community. Fire Rescue promotionsVIEWPOINTSCarl HiaasenThe partys over at the IRS. ... Page 11A. Council approves seven-year goals Features Business . . . . . . . . . .10A Classieds . . . . . . . . .7-9B Community . . . . . . . . . .8A County . . . . . . . . . . . .7A Entertainment . . . . . .1-6, 10B Faith & Family . . . . . . . .14A Health . . . . . . . . . . .12A Just for fun . . . . . . . . . .2B Police . . . . . . . . . . . .6A Real estate . . . . . . . . . .9A Schools . . . . . . . . . . .13A Seminole . . . . . . . . . .3, 5A Viewpoints . . . . . . . . . .11A Call 397-5563 For News & Advertising The West Side Story Company brings the national tour to the Tampa Bay area June 21-23 at Ruth Eckerd Hall. ... Page 6BENTERTAINMENTPCSO fires detention deputy Reasons include use of excessive force on an inmate, falsifying a report ... Page 7A.Get the scoop about all the new movies opening in theaters. See Diversions... Page 1BWorld War Z, Monsters University open this weekend Volume XXXV,No. 11 June 20, 2013 www.TBNweekly.com 062013 Get Your Independence Back by the 4th of July!CALL TODAYto schedule your appointment to receive these FREE SERVICES: FREE Hearing Consultation FREE Clean & Check of Current Hearing Aids 30-Day Trial FREE Demo of the Newest Digital Technology727-393-3775 3 Locations to Serve YouSeminole St. Petersburg Clearwater Hearing ... It makes good sense. Freedom with all 5 senses! 011713Lowest Mortgages In Fifty Years!727-394-2265Theres No Place Like Home. 13611 Park Blvd. Suite G, Seminole 475-7866Look for our ad in this edition!62013Nadia ONeal, D.D.S., P.A. Call Today For All Your Dental Needs SEMINOLEChamber hosts Power LuncheonThe Seminole Chamber of Commerce will host its next Power Luncheon on Thursday, June 20, 11:30 a.m., at Banquet Masters, 8100 Park Blvd., Pinellas Park.... Page 3A.Retiree earns college degreeLike his fellow St. Petersburg College Class of 2013 graduates, May 4 this years graduation date will long stand out in the mind of Richard Stetsky. ... Page 5A.COMMUNITYMom 2 MomWhen should you get your daughters ears pierced? My little girls have wanted to get their ears pierced since they were about 5 years old. I think its common for girls to want to pierce their ears. Most females have their ears pierced, so its something my kids have seen and like. ... Page 8A.HEALTHHeart institute changes nameThe Heart & Vascular Institute of Florida South has changed its name to The Heart Institute. This name change reflects the practices continued commitment to the quality and growth of all its cardiac and vascular programs. It is the first step in the expansion of The Heart Institutes regional presence and expanding network of care. ... Page 12A.BUSINESSHomeBanc promotes managerTampa-based HomeBancorp Inc. recently promoted Maureen Whittle to officer, retail branch manager at HomeBancs Seminole office.... Page 10A. SVEC rebrands, changes name By TIFFANY RAZZANOSEMINOLE As of July 1, Seminole Vocational Education Center will have a new name. In an effort to rebrand its image and attract new students, the school will now be called the Career Academies of Seminole. The word vocational has a negative connotation, said Barbara Clare, the centers director. A lot of people in the community think we only serve at-risk students. But theres no truth in this assumption, she said. The school, which offers students from Osceola, Seminole and Largo high schools an alternative, hands-on educational experience, actually draws students from across the spectrum, from the highest achieving to the lowest achieving. We mirror the populations at the high schools, she said. Currently, SVEC, which sits on 47 mostly undeveloped acres, has about 350 and 400 students attending its programs on a part-time basis. But in the past, the center has served as many as 900 students, said Jim Gill, guidance counselor. Clare hopes the name change will catch the attention of new students and increase the number taking advantage of the centers diverse programs. They hope to increase the number of students to about 500 at first, but said the current staff can handle about 700 students. SVEC first opened in 1961, as the Largo-Seminole Agriculture Center. In those early years it was called Ag Farm by students, staff and local residents. In the late 1970s, as the center expanded its programs, moving beyond its agricultural beginnings, the name was changed to the Seminole Vocational Education Center. It no longer was just an agricultural center, Clare said. They had brought in other career and technical programs.Seminole council discusses pageant, holiday parade By TIFFANY RAZZANOSEMINOLE Citing safety concerns, the City Council discussed the fate of the Bright Before Your Eyes holiday parade at its June 11 workshop session. For the past eight years, the parade has been an annual effort co-sponsored by the city of Seminole and the Seminole Chamber of Commerce. Typically, its been held as an evening event, but City Manager Frank Edmunds said the administration had significant safety concerns following this past Decembers parade. It was foggy and misty, he said, reducing visibility for both those participating in the parade and those viewing it. Mayor Leslie Waters added, It was frightening. The city found that at an event that required all of entries to be lit, there were entrants with no lights at all or who were minimally lit. Waters questioned whether the city might want to move the parade from nighttime to late afternoon, when there might still be some light from dusk. Edmunds said that administration from the city met with members of the Chamber of Commerce to review safety concerns following this past parade and came up with a list of guidelines to mitigate safety issues. Guidelines include that all vehicles must be lit on all sides and those walking in the parade must somehow be illuminated, as well. We all felt very strongly that were just inviting a very dangerous condition without taking action, he said. While Edmunds suggested casual enforcement of these guidelines during the first year theyre in place, Mayor Waters said there was no reason to not fully enforce them immediately. So members of the Recreation Department will meet with every entrant to ensure they meet the guidelines. Mayor Waters also suggested re-titling the parade to include the words Christmas Parade or Holiday Parade. The council leaned towards calling it Bright Before Your Eyes: A Holiday Parade. Its done at the end of November, before Christmas, and in between Thanksgiving, running into Hanukkah, running into several different holidays that can celebrate, said Vice Mayor Thomas Barnhorn. At the same workshop, Mayor Waters also suggested the creation of a Miss Seminole Pow Wow competition. There was a Miss Seminole for many years, she said. But the coordinator [Henny Hlas] retired and nobody picked it up. The former Miss Seminole pageant was a franchised activity associated with the Miss America program, giving contestants the opportunity to move on to statewide and national competitions. This new Miss Seminole Pow Wow would be a local effort that wont qualify contestants for competition elsewhere, she said. I think its a great idea, Barnhorn said. Councilor Chris Burke agreed. I like it, he said. I like the idea But there should be a Mr. as well, get the guys involved, not just the ladies. Waters said such an event would support the betterment of Seminole and the betterment of [its] young men and women. The question is: Who would be in charge of such a large endeavor? I think it has a place, but I do realize its a huge organization and coordination, Waters said. But maybe theres an organization in Seminole that would take it on as part of its major commitment to the community. Some of the local organizations suggested during the brainstorming session were the Seminole Junior Womens Club, the Seminole Womens Club, the Rotary Club of Seminole and the Seminole Civitan Club. Barnhorn suggested forming a committee for the event, similar to the committee that organizes Music in the Park, and Councilor Jim Quinn suggested the council drop it in the lap of the area high schools. Candidates could be based on academics, Quinn said. Mayor Waters said she hopes a group or individual in the community will step up to help take on the responsibility. By TIFFANY RAZZANOSEMINOLE At its June 11 meeting, the City Council unanimously voted in favor of Resolution 06-2013, establishing a set of seven-year goals for Seminole. The 10 final goals selected were culled from 33 suggested individual goals that the councilors brought to the councils April 20 annual workshop. They were then discussed further at the councils May 14 workshop meeting. The goals, to be completed over a seven-year period between 2013 and 2019, are attainable through the existing Penny for Pinellas infrastructure funding. Penny for Pinellas is a 1 percent sales tax that is used to fund capital improvement projects throughout the county. At the May 14 meeting, City Manager Frank Edmunds said around $3.5 million in such funds are available to Seminole for these goals, and indicated that, if necessary, the city can also use grant money, year-end fund balances, and money raised by local civic and community groups to make up the difference. Through these goals, the City Council plans to: Renovate the former City Hall at Seminole City Park into a multi-use facility that will include rental space, the Seminole Historical Society Museum and storage space. Work with a consultant to develop a community brand. Design and construct Waterfront Park. Establish an annual city government Citizens Academy. Expand the use of technology by the city, particularly by developing an interactive website that would allow residents to register for events, fill out permit forms and make payments. Create a Community Garden program. Put into place policies that would encourage more recycling by both residents and commercial businesses. Establish policies to encourage the use of solar power. Encourage more public art. Discuss and establish a set annexation policy.The council also approved Resolution 05-2013, which See COUNCIL, page 4APhoto courtesy of SEMINOLE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION CENTER/CAREER ACADEMIES OF SEMINOLEStudent Ryan Dakota Johnston is hard at work in his Engineering Solutions class at Seminole Vocational Education Center, which will be renamed Career Academies of Seminole beginning July 1. See SVEC, page 4A Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Call 392-3245 to RSVP.Womens Leadership Council Meeting setSEMINOLE The Seminole Chamber of Commerce will hold its Womens Leadership Council Meeting on Thursday, June 27, 8 a.m., at the chamber office, 7985 113th St. N., Suite 208. Guest speaker business consultant Barbara Dandro will speak on Developing Positive Potential. This free event is open to all business professionals. Call 392-3245 for more information.Tri If You Dare Kids Triathlon setSEMINOLE The Seminole Recreation Department will hold its ninth annual Tri If You Dare Kids Triathlon on Sunday, June 30, starting at 7:15 a.m., at the Holland G. Mangum Recreation Complex, 9100 113th St. N. Ages 5 and 6 run 1/4 mile, bike one mile and swim 25 yards. Ages 7 to 10 run 1/2 mile, bike 2 miles and swim 100 yards. Ages 11 to 15 run 1 mile, bike 4 miles and swim 150 yards. Entry fee is $35. For more information, contact Jim Sheets at 687-6948 or visit www.myseminole.com/tri.htmSeminole Chiefs Football and Cheerleading registration underwaySEMINOLE Registration has started for the Seminole Chiefs Football and Cheerleading fall season. Upcoming registration dates include Saturdays July 6 and 13, 10 a.m. to noon, and Wednesdays July 10 and 17, 6 to 8 p.m. Registration will take place at the Chiefs office, 12100 90th Ave. Cost is $185 for the first child and $135 for each additional child. Parents must pay at least $55 per child at the time of registration. For more information, visit www.seminolechiefs.org.Bauder Summer Science Camp set for JulySEMINOLE Bauder Elementary School, 12755 86th Ave. N., will hold its 12th annual Summer Science Camp Monday, July 8 through Thursday, July 11, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The camp, geared towards students in grades K through 5, will feature hands-on science activities studying earth, life and physical science, computer technology, arts and crafts, and outdoor games. Bauder teachers will be the camp counselors. Fee is $125 and includes a T-shirt. Space is limited to 125 students. All proceeds will benefit the 2013 school year. Call 547-7829 for more information.Back to School/Blood Drive setSEMINOLE Direct Auto Insurance, 11208 Park Blvd., is sponsoring its second annual Back to School/Blood Drive on Thursday, July 11, noon to 4 p.m. Donations of school supplies such as paper, pencils, crayons, colored pencils, scissors and glue to be put in the backpack/book bags that will be donated to local needy students are requested. There will also be food, drinks and prizes. Drop off donations or call to have them picked up. For more information, call 392-2274.Flicks N Fins Family Fun Night plannedSEMINOLE The Seminole Recreation Division presents Flicks N Fins Family Fun Night on Friday, July 12, 7 p.m., at Seminole Aquatics, 9100 113th St. This months movie is A Dolphin Tale. Call 391-8345 fore more information. Reunion planned for SHS Classes of and SEMINOLE The 25-year reunion for the Seminole High School classes of 1987 and 1988 will take place Saturday, July 13, 7 to 11 p.m. at the Marriott Sand Key Resort, 1201 Gulf Blvd., Clearwater. Tickets are $65 per person and must be purchased by June 30. Visit www.seminolehigh1988.com or call Tracey Reynolds Staack at 744-0881 for more information.Seminole Recreation offers summer specialty campsSEMINOLE Seminole Recreation is offering a variety of summer camps at the Seminole Recreation Center, 9100 113th St. N. Camp specialties, dates, times and prices vary. Specialty camps include beginning and advanced racquetball, baton/cheerleading, aquatic activities, basketball, musical theater, soccer, triathlon, Okinawan karate, princess ballerina, archery, hip hop, volleyball, earth science and cheer/dance. Registration is required. Must have a valid Seminole Recreation membership to participate. For information on dates and costs, call 391-8345.City summer camp registration beginsSEMINOLE The City of Seminole Recreation Division is now accepting applications for its preschool, elementary, and middle school summer camp programs. Each camp offers a variety of activities, including active games, sports, group games, art projects, and swimming. Kidventures is for children who have completed kindergarten through fifth grade. This camp swims three times per week and attends one field trip weekly. Teen Extreme is for youth completing sixth through ninth grade and attends two field trips each week. A valid rec card and 50 percent deposit is required at time of enrollment. The recreation center accepts cash, checks, and credit as forms of payment. For more information, call 391-8345.SYAA hosts summer soccer campSEMINOLE The Seminole Youth Athletic Association hosts several camps at the SYAA Sports Complex, 12100 90th Ave., this summer. The TetraBrazil Soccer Camp takes place Monday, July 8 through Friday, July 12. The camp brings Brazilian coaches to America to teach the sport. Each camper will receive a free ball, shirt and TetraBrazil game jersey. Half-day camp, 9 a.m. to noon, for ages 6 through 14 costs $148; and full-day camps, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., for ages 6 through 14, cost $199. For more information, visit www.syaa-soccer.com.Kiwanis Breakfast Club meets Tuesday morningsLARGO The Kiwanis Breakfast Club of Seminole meets Tuesdays at 7:15 a.m. in the third floor card room at Lake Seminole Square, 8333 Seminole Blvd. On the second, third and fourth Tuesdays of the month, the group features speakers from different organizations. Visit kiwanisseminolebreakfast.com or call 393-8343 for more information.High schools seek mentorsSEMINOLE Osceola Fundamental High School and Seminole High School are in need of mentors for students. Training will be provided by Pinellas County Schools. A goal of a mentor is to guide, support and empower students as they begin to understand how goals, interests, values, and experiences affect academic success. For Osceola High, call Debbie Giovo at 547-7717, ext. 2002. To volunteer at Seminole High, call Ann Wilson at 547-7536, ext. 2136.Chess Club meets weeklySEMINOLE The Seminole Chess Club meets Wednesday, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N. Everyone is welcome, though they should know the basics of how to play. Chess sets will be provided and there is no charge to play. Call Alan Bohrer at 748-2522 for more information. LOCAL NEWSwww.TBNweekly.com Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


4A Seminole Beacon, June 20, 2013 By SUZETTE PORTERCLEARWATER Fee changes are part of Pinellas Countys strategy to balance the budget for fiscal year 2013-14. The changes follow the commissions strategic plan to align the beneficiary of a service to the funding level for that service, according to the staff report. In other words, the cost of some services should be paid by the user. The amount of the fee is set taking into consideration: efficiency, equity, revenue adequacy and administrative burden, staff said. Office of Management and Budget Director Eric Naughton presented highlights of the proposed changes during a budget information session June 6. If approved, the new fees could generate an estimated $15,000 for the general fund budget. Changes to existing fees could generate an additional $60,000. New fees include a $25 rental fee for the use of a trap from Animal Services, which would generate an estimated $7,500. Communications proposes to charge a $100 fee per hour plus overtime for use of studio space, which could bring in as much as $4,000. Parks and Recreation wants to add a new campground cancellation fee of $30 to $40.50, which could generate $3,670 in new revenue. Staff estimated a minimal amount of new money from a $360 fee for some small asbestos removal projects. New technology user fees for building and development review services could bring in an estimated $40,000. However, proposed building fee reductions could take away as much as $51,000. The combination of new fees and reductions would mean $11,000 less revenue next year.Animal ServicesAnimal Services proposes a number of changes to existing fees including raising the impoundment fee for sterilized dogs from $50 to $60 and the fee for non-sterilized dogs from $80 to $100. If approved, the cost of spaying and neutering would increase by $10 with the spay fee for dogs going from $45 to $55 and the spay fee for cats increasing from $35 to $45. The neuter fee for dogs would go up from $35 to $45 and the neuter fee for cats from $25 to $35. Adoption fees also are on the proposed fee increase list. Adoption fees for a dog age 4 months or younger and small breed dogs that weigh 25 pounds or less could go up from $40 to $75. The cost of dangerous dog registration will remain the same, but staff recommends decreasing the number of annual inspections from two to one. The combination of fee increases and service changes could provide Animal Services with nearly $60,000 in additional monies.Health departmentProposed new fees for the Health Department, which is a state fund, account for an estimated $73,000 in revenue. Those fees include a $75 annual permit for clients that operate multiple food service operations at the same location. Staff estimates an additional $1,125 from that new fee. A new $5 fingerprinting fee to cover administrative costs of processing electronic fingerprint records for childcare homes and centers is expected to bring in $8,145. A $10 administrative fee for TB blood testing would generate an estimated $4,000. A fee of $30 per visit for dental care for low-income children under age 21 without dental insurance could raise an estimated $42,000 for the health department budget. Another new fee of $10 per maternity office visit could raise $18,000 and $5 a visit per client for maternity group visits could generate an additional $6,900.Sunstar ambulance feesIf the commission approves staff recommendations, ambulance fees also would increase, generating an estimated $392,490. The proposed fee increase for Sunstar ambulance transports and services include: Advanced life support from $560.32 to $577.69 Advance life support 2 from $665.86 to $686.50 Critical care transport from $125.43 to $129.32 Mileage per loaded mile from $12.66 to $13.05 Staff also proposes raising the annual membership fee for the Sunstar ambulance program from $72.84 to $91.05 for families and $46.82 to $58.53 for the single plan. Increased membership cost would bring in an estimated $75,150. Combined fee changes for Sunstar could generate an estimated $467,640.Water and sewer ratesA bit of good news came from the June 6 meeting. The schedule of rate increases for water and sewer approved in 2011 is still adequate to support planned expenditures, according to staff from the Department of Environment and Infrastructure. The four-year rate increase plan includes the declining demand from wholesale customers in Clearwater, Oldsmar and Tarpon Springs due to those municipalities developing their own water supplies. No significant increase is expected from Tampa Bay Water for the coming year. No significant increases are expected for the countys Utility operations, according to Steve Carroll, DEIs director of finance. As approved in 2011, there will be no increase in the cost of water in 2014 or 2015; however, the base rate charge will go up from $4.35 a month to $5.35 next year and increase by another dollar in 2015. Wholesale customers will see an annual 4 percent increase with the volumetric rate increasing from $3.56 to $3.70 next year and to $3.85 in 2015. The volumetric rate per 1,000 gallons for sewer will increase from $4.31 to $4.57 in 2014 and to $4.84 in 2015. The base rate is going up from $11.80 to $12.51 and will jump to $13.26 in 2015. Wholesale volumetric rate per 1,000 gallons will increase from $3.52 to $3.83 next year and $4.18 in 2015. The availability fee for reclaimed water will remain at $7; but the monthly user fee will increase by a dollar each year through 2015, going from $10 to $11 and then $12. The user fee per 1,000 gallons is going up from 80 cents to 88 cents and then to 96 cents in 2015. Residents who receive reclaimed water and do not pay an availability charge, will see their monthly user fee increase by a dollar a year, going from $16 in 2013 to $17 in 2015 and $18 in 2015. The user fee per 1,000 gallons will increase the same amount as that paid by customers without an availability fee. Utilities is currently looking at undertaking an in-depth review of rate changes to see if there is an alternative to annual rate increases, Carroll said. County Administrator Bob LaSala said the review is an effort to look at the long-term global perspective and not assume we can raise rates ad nauseam. We may not find anything new, LaSala said. But were looking at it. LaSala is scheduled to present his proposed budget on July 9. Commissioners will consider the fees as they discuss the budget millage rates for next year. Fees are not final until the budget and millage rates are approved at a second public hearing on Sept. 17. For more information on the budget, visit www.pinellascounty .org/budget. Here and there Here and thereRoller derby to hold recruitment nightPINELLAS PARK Deadly Rival Roller Derby will hold a recruitment night event on Thursday, June 27, 8:30 p.m., at Astro Skate, 10001 66th St. N. Light refreshments will be served. No experience is necessary. All skaters will be trained. Participants must be at least 18 years old to join. For more information, visit www.deadlyrival rollerderby.com. Heritage Village hosts Passport AdventuresLARGO Heritage Village is offering a Passport Adventures program for children, ages 4 to 11. The two-hour hands-on program is designed for summer camps, recreation, church and other groups. The sessions begin at 10 a.m., Wednesday through Friday, this season begins June 19 to 28 and July 10 to Aug. 2. The cost of participation is $2 a child. Adult supervision and preregistration is required. The groups will spend time in the old Florida piney woods, touring historical houses and participating in kid-friendly EnterAction Stations. Children will explore, play and learn about daily life activities, games and stores of the past. For more information on EnterAction Stations, please visit www.pinellascounty.org/Heritage/map-gator.htm. Docent teen volunteers will host the tours. For more information or to register, call 582-2125. Heritage Village is located at 11909 125th St. N. in Largo.Museum offers rides on military vehiclesLARGO The Armed Forces History Museum will host Ride Through History, featuring military vehicle rides, Saturdays, July 13 and 27 and August 10 and 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at 2050 34th Way N. Along with the rides, visitors will witness World War II re-enactors from the 1st Infantry Division and enjoy free hot dogs. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 4 to 12. Call 539-8371 or visit armedforcesmuseum.com.Largo Toastmasters invite new membersLARG0 Largo Star Toastmasters Club 5933 invites new members to its weekly meeting on Wednesdays, 12:05 to 1:05 p.m., at the Young Rainey Star Center, 7887 Bryan Dairy Road No. 120 in Largo. The club is open to all residents and workers in the Largo, Pinellas Park and Seminole areas. A Toastmasters club provides a supportive and positive environment where members have the opportunity to develop their oral communication and leadership skills. Come watch as members present speeches, develop leadership skills by serving in various club positions and participate in Table Topics sessions in a relaxed yet structured one-hour setting. For more information, call John Rouisse at 4888010 or email johnrouisse@yahoo.com.Organization asks for Big Sisters LARGO Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County challenges women of the community to honor Womens History Month by helping little girls follow in their footsteps. There are currently 51 girls in Pinellas, Citrus and Hernando counties waiting to be matched with a Big Sister. These girls often have an incarcerated parent, reside with a relative caregiver or live in a single-parent home. The presence of a positive female role model would impact their lives tremendously. To inquire about how to become a Big Sister, contact volunteer recruiter Samantha at SamanthaF@bbbspc.org. To learn more about our organization and download the enrollment application, visit www.bbbspc.org. Rehabilitated manatees releasedThe Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and partners released two rehabilitated manatees rescued during the recent red tide bloom June 13 in Boca Grande in southwest Florida. These are the first rescued manatees affected by the recent red tide to be released. Through extensive response efforts, the commission and partners rescued 16 manatees suffering from the effects of a red tide bloom that was documented from late last September to April. Fifteen manatees survived after they were initially taken to Tampas Lowry Park Zoo for treatment. Once rescued manatees are rehabilitated, marine mammal researchers aim to release them near their rescue location, due to the manatees familiarity with the area. As harmful effects of the recent bloom have waned, FWC biologists have determined these rehabilitated manatees can now be released safely. More manatee releases are planned in the next two months. The larger male released June 13 was the first rescued suffering from red tide effects during the recent bloom in October. That manatee was moved from the zoo to SeaWorld Orlando earlier this year for care until its release to ensure the zoo had space for critical care cases. The FWC and partners rescued the smaller female manatee in March, and it remained at the zoo until the June 13 release. Red tide is the preliminary cause of death for 270 manatees in 2013, a single-year record. Manatees are mainly exposed to the red tide toxin through ingestion of food such as seagrass with accumulated toxin levels. Citizen observers aid response efforts. The public is asked to report distressed or dead manatees by calling the FWCs Wildlife Alert Hotline at 888-404FWCC (3922), dialing #FWC or *FWC on a cell phone, or texting Tip@MyFWC.com.Library to hold book saleSAFETY HARBOR The Friends of the Safety Harbor Library will hold a book sale on Saturday, June 22, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the library at 101 Second St. N. All genres of books will be available and are in good condition, with most costing $2. The Friends of the Safety Harbor Library is also looking for new members. Applications can be found at safetyharborfol.weebly.com. Senior singles meet weeklyDUNEDIN The Upper Pinellas Singles 50+ group meets each Tuesday, 6 p.m., at Our Lady Of Lourdes in DuBois Hall, 750 San Salvador Drive. It is a nondenominational group and the cost is $8 at the door. Call 403-0129 or email upssingles@live .com.Vendors wanted for flea marketKENNETH CITY The Kenneth City Social Club is looking for vendors for its Sept. 21 annual flea market, which will be held Sept. 21, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Vendors may contact chairman Dick Laneau at 345-4323 or dicklaneau05@ymail.com to reserve space at $10 each.Oldsmar Cares fundraiser raises $55,400OLDSMAR The Oldsmar Cares third annual Wine and Food Gala took in $55,400 to be used for local food, clothing, and rent and utility assistance programs, thanks to profits from sponsorships, silent and live auctions, ticket sales and other donations. We couldnt be happier with the success of this years gala, said Suzanne Vale, co-chair Oldsmar Cares Gala. Oldsmar has shown us year-over-year, the work were doing really does make a difference. The sold-out event surpassed last year donations by nearly 30 percent. Nearly 500 people attended the gala, and this years Best Taste Award went to Rumba Island Bar and Grill for its hog fish with collard greens and sweet potato mash and plantain chips. The evenings Best Presentation Award went to Chocolates by Michelle, for an amazing chocolate fountain with a plethora of things to dip, from strawberries to bacon.New foster parents sought Eckerd Community Alternatives is looking for new families willing to open their hearts and home to foster a child. Imagine being taken away from your home, not knowing where you will go, leaving behind your favorite things. Now, imagine this through the eyes of a child. There are more than 3,500 dependent children in Pinellas and Pasco counties due to child abuse, neglect or abandonment. Many of these children will need to live in a temporary foster home, but Eckerd Community Alternatives cannot meet the growing need without the help of the community. Foster parents need to be at least 21 years old, have appropriate housing and be able to pass a background screening. You can be single or married, have a family of your own or be an emptynester. Applicants will need to complete a home study and 30 hours of special training. You must have adequate space and be able to provide for your family now. Although you will receive financial assistance to help care for the child, you cannot rely on this to pay your bills. For more information on becoming a foster parent, call the Eckerd Recruitment Line at 866-2330790.County staff presents proposed fee changes for 2013-14 fiscal year Jotos Pizza in Seminole, 13050 Park Blvd., presented a check for $28,154 to All Childrens Hospital at its 30th annual telethon on June 2. The donation, made in memory of Rachel Marie Thrower, was raised at Jotos 10th annual Dough for Kids Golf Classic. To date, Jotos has raised over $300,000 for ACH. Pictured is the Jotos team, including Jodi Whitcomb (front left) and Tori Thrower (front right) with the check donated to ACH. Dough for Kids COUNCIL, from page 1Aestablishes a policy to fill City Council advisory committee vacancies in the city. The goal was for the process to be more open and transparent. If there is a vacancy on any committee, the position must be advertised in the local newspaper and other media outlets. The department director, after reviewing all applications, will then discuss the applicants with the current committee members and make a recommendation to Edmunds. The applicants recommended will have the opportunity to discuss their interest in the position at a City Council workshop session. If the council approves of an applicant, then they will be appointed at the next council meeting.In addition to horticulture and veterinary science, the center began to offer even more diverse programs: carpentry, construction, electricity. The offerings have expanded even more in recent years, reflecting the careers that are becoming more popular and necessary in our everchanging world. Now, the school has programs in commercial and digital arts, energy solutions, and environmental technology. We offer something unique here that no one else does. There arent too many schools even in Florida that offer what we do, Clare said. But we need to revitalize what we do, she added. In many ways, the center better prepares its students for the real world than the traditional high school experience, Gill said. The programs provide relevant job readiness skills and prepare students for employment. Several of the programs allow students to earn industry recognized certification and others, such as the veterinary program, are affiliated with St. Petersburg College and earn students college credit hours. Its just very real-world, Gill said. If a kid comes here to explore a possible career, theyll at least have left here with the skills to make them a more productive adult. The name change, which was approved by the Pinellas County School District in February, takes effect July 1 just in time for the districts new fiscal year. Clare said the center will ramp up recruitment at Osceola, Seminole and Largo high schools once the school year starts up again in August, and theyll plan a Back to School Night open to the community in the fall. For more information about the center, visit www.mysvec. com. SVEC, from page 1A Above, logo for Career Academies of Seminole, the new name of Seminole Vocational Education Center as of July 1. Below, first period students form the letter S for a collage project at the center. Photos courtesy of SEMINOLE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION CENTER/CAREER ACADEMIES OF SEMINOLEStudents from the Commercial Arts program work on in-class assignments. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Most recently, he worked in the budgeting department for Hillsborough County before retiring in 2007. Stetsky had always been interested in writing, and even once had a short piece he wrote featured on the NPR program All Things Considered and published letters to the editor in local newspapers, he said. So in 2008, he signed up for a writing class at SPC to keep busy in retirement. I didnt want to just sit around and watch the boob tube, he said. Im an advocate of keeping the mind busy. Its mental calisthenics. He filled out the required paperwork to take the creative writing course, and checked the box indicating that he would be a non-matriculated student. But his wife, Joyce Stetsky, had other ideas for her husband. I told him, What are you? Stupid? Go get your degree, she said. If youre taking the course, you might as well get the credit. The couple, who moved to Seminole about 30 years ago, met in the Bronx as teens in the 1950s, when they attended City College. Both dropped out before earning their degrees. Richard Stetsky toyed with the idea of going back to college, but work and family life always got in the way. But I told him, What better time than now? his wife said. With his wifes love and support, Stetsky contacted the college about changing his status to matriculated and enrolled in SPCs online bachelor of applied science program in sustainability management. I was surprised that they actually transferred some of my credits [from City College], he said. If he were able to, he would have preferred to major in political science. But Stetsky is afflicted with hereditary spastic paraplegia, which hinders his mobility and requires him to use a walker. Online courses made more sense for me, he said. And sustainability management was the least objectionable and closest to political science in my mind. I always described [my father] as a frustrated political analyst just waiting to be discovered for his quick wit and attacking the current situation with actionable solutions, said his daughter, Sharon Stetsky. So when he started to engage himself in writing courses, I thought it was a wonderful outlet for him to express himself and be recognized for his thoughts and opinions on various topics. As an online student, Stetsky navigated a whole new world, learning to communicate via Skype and create PowerPoint presentations. I didnt know a whole lot when I started, he said, but I feel very comfortable with the computer now. And the former C and D student began to earn A grades. Stetskys next step is American Public University. Hell begin a masters program in political science at the online college this fall. Were all so proud of him, said Joyce Stetsky. I actually took his decision to go back to college with a grain of salt, because in our family it was never if you go to college, but when you go to college, said Stetskys daughter Lynne Lovinger. So it just took [my father] a little longer than the rest of us. Pictured are this years recipients of scholarships from the Lake Seminole Square Scholarship Fund. Back row, from left, Kaylee Streety, Jeff Wunderlich, Camila Frano and Jacqueline Hilliard. Front row, from left, Ashley Clark, Eboni Green, June Vitrano and Danielle Dromm.SEMINOLE At its annual meeting on May 13, the Lake Seminole Square Scholarship Fund handed out scholarships to eight Lake Seminole Square employees. The fund awarded 24 scholarships total for the 2012-13 school year, which added up to $55,250. Over the past six years, the fund has awarded 161 scholarships for a total of $318, 374. In addition to their scholarships, Eboni Green and Jeff Wunderlich also received $1,000 each from the Robert Malone Outstanding Student Award.Lake Seminole Square awards scholarships Send news to Seminole Beacon Editor Ti ffany Razzano, Tampa Bay Newspapers, 9911 Seminole Blvd., Seminole, FL 33772. Emailtrazzano@TBNwee kly.com or call 397-5563, ext. 306Photo courtesy RICHARD STETSKYAbove, Richard Stetsky, 77, graduated from St. Petersburg College with a degree in sustainability management on May 4. Below, Stetsky poses in his graduation gown with his wife, Joyce, whom he credits as his inspiration, at their Seminole home.Photo by TIFFANY RAZZANO Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Forgione activated his emergency lights prior to approaching the intersection of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street and continued driving through the intersection. As Forgione drove through the intersection, the front passenger side of his marked cruiser struck the front driver side of the Ford Explorer that was traveling westbound on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street. The driver of the Ford Explorer, Jade Palanjay, 18, of Seminole was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The three passengers of the Ford Explorer and Deputy Forgione were not injured. Neither alcohol nor drugs appear to be a factor in the crash. The investigation continues.Standoff ends in arrest of armed burglarCLEARWATER Pinellas County Sheriffs deputies arrested a 34-year-old male transient June 11 on one count of armed robbery. David Shaffer was arrested about 8 a.m. at the Americas Best Value Inn, 28596 U.S. 19 Clearwater. He is accused of burglarizing a Yellow Cab that was parked at the Mini Storage located at 28420 U.S. 19. According to a report from the sheriffs office, Robert Stipins, 34, of Clearwater reported that a man broke into his cab about 1 a.m. Stipins said he saw the man leaving the mini storage wearing his backpack. He told the dispatcher that the backpack contained a 45-caliber handgun. Stipins also said he had attempted to approach the suspect, who reportedly said he would shoot him if he came close. Stipins followed the man to room 128 at the inn. When deputies arrived at the hotel and attempted to make contact with the suspect, later identified as Shaffer, he refused to come out of the hotel room. Shaffer told deputies he had a gun and made threats to harm deputies if they tried to enter his hotel room. Deputies also learned there was a female inside the hotel room with the suspect. At about 4:30 a.m., the Sheriffs SWAT team and negotiator response team arrived and set up a perimeter around the hotel. They called Shaffer on the phone and he allowed them to speak with his girlfriend, Kristi Orestas, 22, of Clearwater, who said she was safe. After about an hour of negotiations, Shaffer surrendered to deputies peacefully. He was taken into custody without incident about 8 a.m. and transported to the Pinellas County Jail. According to his arrest report, he was charged with armed robbery, burglary and grand theft. Bond was set at $160,000. Shaffer was subsequently charged with introducing/possession of contraband in a county detention facility and felon in possession of a weapon. His bonds now total $175,000.Woman found dead in Indian Rocks BeachINDIAN ROCKS BEACH Pinellas County sheriffs deputies dont suspect foul play in the death of an Indian Rocks Beach woman. Relatives found the body of Penelope A. 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Keep Pinellas Beautiful and 1-800-GOT-JUNK also assisted in cleaning the wooded area that is frequented by many transients, who leave behind various items and trash. Monthly trash cleanups involving some residents from Safe Harbor have been initiated in this area, according to a press release from the Sheriffs Office, but a larger scale cleanup was needed.Transit ridership continues record-setting paceST. PETERSBURG Bus riders in Pinellas County boarded Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority vehicles more frequently last month than in any May in agency history. Preliminary figures show that passengers boarded PSTA buses 1.21 million times last month, which makes for a 1 percent increase over the previous record set in 2012 and a 2 percent jump over April 2013. Agency leaders said riders have now set all-time monthly records in 18 of the past 19 months and the increasing ridership has led to standing-room-only buses along many PSTA routes throughout the day. To help meet the constantly increasing demand for transit in Pinellas County, the PSTA Board of Directors and the County Commission have agreed to place a one-cent transportation sales tax initiative on the November 2014 ballot. If approved by voters, the new funding would eliminate the current property tax levied for PSTA and still allow the agency to significantly increase bus service within a few years. Those increases would include more frequent buses that run throughout longer periods of the day, as well as new routes in areas not currently served by transit. To keep up with the agencys plans for the future of transportation in Pinellas County, visit www.greenlightpinellas.org.Photo courtesy PSTALong lines are common on the PSTAs trolley going to St. Pete Beach.Repairs begin on failed sewer mainST. PETERSBURG Work crews completed a bypass of a failed 42-inch force sewer main June 14, allowing permanent repairs to begin. The main force at Pinellas County Utilities South Cross Bayou Water Reclamation facility failed June 13. Raw sewage flowed into the plants stormwater basin and overflowed into Joes Creek. The flow of sewage has since been contained. Residents should avoid swimming or other recreational use of Joes Creek until further notice. Sheriffs Office fires detention deputy By SUZETTE PORTERCLEARWATER Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri fired a 13-year veteran June 14 for violation of various general orders and policies, including the use of excessive force. Detention Deputy Elizabeth Kretzer, 40, an employee since Oct. 4, 1999, also reportedly falsified information on her report of the incident, which occurred on Dec. 23, 2012 at the county jail. Internal Affairs Investigators said Kretzer slapped an unidentified inmate on the side of the head and then reported that the inmate grabbed her, which was untrue. Kretzer also misrepresented and omitted facts in her report, including the use of force. The incident started when a female inmate returned to the meal line to get an extra breakfast tray. Kretzer told the inmate to return the tray, which she did. Kretzer reported that she asked the inmate to leave the housing unit so she could explain to her the feeding process. However, recordings from the time of the incident do not match Kretzers report. Instead, they show that Kretzer improperly engaged in a verbal argument and that she had asked the inmate to leave the housing unit because the inmate had flipped her off. After exiting the housing unit into the vestibule, Kretzer improperly challenged her to repeat the gesture. The inmate accepted the challenge, according to the investigators report. Investigators said Kretzer then clutched the shoulder of the inmates sweatshirt and pulled her out of the vestibule, through the corridor and into a visitation room.The action was done with sufficient force to cause the inmate to bounce off the detention deputys body, the report said. While in the visitation room, Kretzer struck the inmate across the side of her head with her hand; and then falsely claimed in her report that the inmate grabbed her shirt prompting her to slap the inmate in order to create distance from her.Investigators concluded, The touching of the inmate and use of force was determined to be unjustified, and by Kretzers own admission, the inmate offered no resistance. Further, Detention Deputy Kretzer misrepresented and omitted facts of the incident in her report, including failure to document the use of force. Kretzer committed three level five violations and one level three violation, scoring 90 points on the sheriffs office discipline range. She also had five carryover points from previous disciplinary action for a total of 95 progressive disciplinary points. In accordance with agency policy, this total reverts to a 75 point level with the recommended discipline range from a 10-day suspension to termination, Internal Affairs reported. The sheriff chose termination. Criminal charges are being investigated and will be referred to the State Attorneys Office for review.Internal Affairs reports onlineDetails of Kretzers investigation are available at the sheriffs website. Gualtieri announced June 13 that in the interest of transparency and openness in government, closed Internal Affairs investigation summaries would be available to the public at www.pscoweb.com. The cases are listed in date order of when they were posted and available as a PDF. Information includes a summary and final actions. The oldest posting is from March 6. It was posted June 7. The cases show various levels of progressive discipline through termination, as well as cases in which members have been exonerated. We want to make the results of our Internal Affairs cases more readily and easily available to the citizens of Pinellas County, Gualtieri said in a press release about his decision to post the disposition summaries. This further reflects the commitment we have on keeping Pinellas County citizens well informed about our Internal Affairs process, and how complaints from the public are taken seriously.Statistical informationStatistical information about administrative and command level investigations also is available dating back to 2011. Look for the links under the dispositions on the same page. In 2012, Bureau commanders conducted 180 administrative investigations, in which 144 were deemed sustained, 18 unsubstantiated, 10 unfounded, six exonerated and two were listed in as other. The investigations resulted in 70 reprimands and 74 orders of counseling. None involved education-based discipline.Almost twice as many administrative investigations, 258, were reported in 2011. On those, 196 were sustained, 34 were deemed unsubstantiated, 10 unfounded, 11 exonerated and seven were listed in the other category. Discipline included 99 reprimands, and 97 were referred to counseling. Again, none involved education-based discipline. Internal Affairs looks into possible violations of policy or criminal laws by member of the Sheriffs Office. In 2012, Internal Affairs conducted 109 formal investigations and determined that 67 were sustained, 11 unsubstantiated, eight unfounded, five exonerated and 18 were listed as other. Seven investigations resulted in terminations, two in resignations, 42 received suspensions, nine got a reprimand and seven received other. Four received education-based discipline. In contrast to the administrative investigations, in 2011 Internal Affairs investigations were down. The division only looked into 51 cases compared to 109 in 2012. Of the 51, 38 were sustained, five were found unsubstantiated, none were unfounded, two exonerated and six were listed as other. No employees were terminated, two resigned, 31 were suspended, five were reprimanded and three received education-based discipline. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Oversized gate to accommodate extra vehicle or trailer Great location in a non-flood zone and close to schools, and more.Sandy HartmannRealty Executives Adamo & Associates 3BR/2BA/2CG Seminole $205,000 SOLD062013 4350 Duhme Rd., Madeira Beach, FL 33708For more details visit C21champs.com/MLS.Ad EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY Real Estate Championswww.c21champs.comEach Ofce Independently owned & operated7 2 7 3 9 8 2 7 7 4 062013 ACRE + Nicely wooded lot overlooking the Pinellas Trail. Ready for your dream home now! MLS#U7579128. Minerd. $139,000. PRICED TO SELL! Mobile home kept in great condition. 3BR/2BA with carport, storage shed and utility room. Single wide home with Bonus Room (Family Room and Master Suite) added. Land is included! MLS#U7584306. Bombard. $42,000 ATTENTION VETERANS, ACTIVE DUTY PERSONNEL AND SURVIVING SPOUSESCute home with spacious backyard. There is a double gate on the side that will accommodate your RV. In the back yard there is a large workshop approx. 15 x 12' with electric hook-up and shelves perfect for that favorite hobby. The kitchen has new cabinets, countertops and energy efficient appliances. The master bedroom and bath were completely renovated. Durable and polished terrazzo floors in living/dining area, kitchen and hall bath. The roof is new and all windows are insulated glass. Insulated steel French doors in the bedroom open to back yard. Hurry, don't wait to visit this affordable home. NOTE: INCOME AND LAND USE RESTRICTIONS APPLY. MLS#U7584476. $85,500. FANTASTIC WATER VIEW!Beautifully maintained end unit on the 8th floor. Newer wood cabinets, countertops, tile flooring, double sink and quality appliances greet you as you enter this updated wide open kitchen. Eat right at the breakfast bar and still be able to enjoy the waterview. It doesn't stop here because both bathrooms have been completely renovated in tile with glass enclosed showers and newer vanities and sinks. Ceiling fans in all rooms, plush carpeting throughout and completely furnished makes this condo very desirable just bring in your suitcases and enjoy. Both the A/C system and hot water heater are within 5 years young and in excellent running condition. The reknown Sea Towers complex offers tennis courts, fishing docks, a marina, 2 heated/cooled pools, a putting green, lawn bowling, shuffleboard, a fitness center, beach houses and a club house with many programs planned for the community. This is Florida living at its best!!! MLS#U7584630. Duval. $179,000. CANAL ACCESS TO LAKE SEMINOLEWalking distance to highly rated Fuguitt Elementary School. 2 bedroom home that used to be a 3 bedroom and can easily be converted back by putting up wall. Vaulted ceiling, fenced and utility shed. MLS#U7584662. Oliveira. $99,000. FABULOUS PANORAMIC VIEW OF INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AND GULF OF MEXICOLovely, furnished 9th floor Studio apartment. Watch the sunsets and the boat parades. Gated Community with 24 hour security. New A/C in 2012 and water heater in 2011. Built-in Murphy Bed plus a hide-abed for your guests. Includes carport. Two heated pools, tennis courts, shuffleboard, sauna, workout room, fishing docks, covered picnic shelters with BBQ area, clubhouse/auditorium, stage shows, billiards, library, bingo, cards and games, exercise classes and a full time Social Director. Many events such as dinner shows, cruises, dances, pot luck, etc. Walk to shopping, banks, American Legion and the Beach. Boat slips may be rented when available. MLS#U7584728. Coughlan. $59,900. WATERFRONT HOMELocated in sought after Imperial Point Subdivision, this beautiful 3BR/2BA/2 car garage home has been totally updated with NEW kitchen, granite counter tops, baths, hurricane proof windows, hurricane shutters in Florida Room, Den, Bonus Room and New tile roof in 2012. New A/C and Air Handler. 495 Sq. Ft. not in Tax Records. Too much to list! Park your jet-ski out back and enjoy Florida Living! Clubhouse with 24 Hr. fitness center, Waterfront community with pool, boat ramp and dock. MLS#U7584809. Baxter. $389,000. ONE BLOCK FROM BOCA CIEGA BAYNice 3 bedroom 3 bath split bedroom plan. The skylights in the kitchen give the home an open, spacious appeal. A new tile roof was put on 1991. This home is located near a few parks that offer walking trails and dog parks. Also close by is Walter Fuller recreational center and swimming pool, and one of St. Petes hidden secrets... Abercrombie Park which has direct access to Boca Ciega Bay. Perfect for Kayaking and paddle boarding! MLS#U7584843. Gaskin. $259,000. SEMINOLE/LARGO CORNER LOT HOMEIn mint condition and move-in ready. Offering three bedrooms, two baths and a very deep one car garage, this home is ready for a new family. Features include stucco exterior, fresh paint inside and out, open floor plan, tons of kitchen cabinet space, crown molding, wide baseboards, updated windows, new exterior doors, inside laundry room with lots of cabinet space, irrigation system for the St. Augustine lawn, nice vinyl storage shed, brick paver patio out back and a large deck front porch. Fenced back and side yard. Large 12x24 screenedin back porch. Newly sodded backyard. Roof is approx. 8 years old and A/C is approx. 6 years old. Corner lot offers extra space for parking a boat or trailer. Extra large driveway big enough for six cars. This home needs nothing but a new owner. Located just a short drive to the beaches and shopping. MLS#U7584911. McEntire. $143,500. TOWN HOMES AT BONNIE BAYAttractive 2BR/1.5BA with carport. Inside laundry. Updated windows, carpet and dishwasher replaced approx. 1 yrs. ago. For BBQs enjoy the back patio, which is enclosed in white vinyl fencing. NO age restrictions and 2 pets allowed. MLS#U7584998. Fesperman. $66,900. The Vorac Group Committed to Excellence Dedicated to ServiceWe are presently experiencing the best market weve seen in years. This has generated my team with many qualified buyers for homes in the area! If you have any desire to sell your property or buy another, call The Vorac Group!Home Values Rising!!Knowing what your property is worth may surprise you!We have a TEAM of Specialists with over 25 years experience.FloridaHomeSolution.com Call For A FREE Home Value Report!Call Me DIRECT: 727.434.4134 062013Caroleanne VoracRealtor On ear piercings and fearsMom re-learns lessons on sibling differences When should you get your daughters ears pierced? My little girls have wanted to get their ears pierced since they were about 5 years old. I think its common for girls to want to pierce their ears. Most females have their ears pierced, so its something my kids have seen and like. Some parents get their kids ears pierced when they are babies. Ive heard some moms say they do it because they dont want people thinking their little girls are boys. I didnt have my girls ears pierced because I wanted to let them make the decision for themselves. When our girls started asking to have their ears pierced, I didnt have too much of an issue allowing them to do it, but my husband wanted them to wait until they were older. I think I was seven or eight when I got pierced ears. I know it was a big deal to me when I was allowed to do it. I felt so grown up. I think thats why my husband actually had an issue with letting them get their ears pierced because he doesnt want them to grow up. Its hard on daddies to see their babies growing up. Its hard on mommies too. In the end, my husband and I came to a compromise with the girls. We decided when they were 7 and a half they could get their ears pierced. My oldest daughter, who is 16 months older than her sister, was excited because she would be the first to start wearing earrings. When Randi Kay turned 7 and a half, she said she wanted to get her ears pierced. So we went to the mall and had them pierced. We found out then that you can ask to have both ears pierced at the same time. It is so much faster, and its over before your child can get scared to have the second ear pierced because it is already done. Randi Kay didnt even flinch. She was so proud of her new earrings and was old enough to be able to take care of them. If you havent had earrings or maybe dont remember when you first go them, you have to clean them every night, rotating the stem and backings of the earrings. You have to keep the ear clean so you dont get an infection. Randi Kay did great and hasnt had any problems. My youngest daughter, Graci, was counting down the months and days until she was 7 and a half. She wanted earrings so bad. Finally, a week before she was the appointed age, she reminded my husband and me about getting her ears pierced. The day came, and we said, OK, lets go get your ears pierced. On the car ride over she started rethinking the idea. By the time we got to the place in mall to get her ears pierced, she didnt want to do it anymore. At this point, we were trying to convince her to do it. Even my husband, who didnt really want her to get it done, was trying to talk her into it. She finally decided she would. We picked out the earrings and did the paperwork. And then, Graci decided she just couldnt do it. It was a little disappointing, but I realized if she didnt want to do it, I wasnt going to make her. I also realized that while parents can let one child do something at a certain age, the other may not be ready at that age and have to wait. On the other hand, that child may be ready at a younger age to do something else their sibling didnt do until they were older. This experience helped me recognize that once again, all kids are different, even my own two. For now, Graci doesnt have her ears pierced. But I dont think it will be too long before we are back in the mall, trying again.Kadi Hendricks Tubbs, mother of two girls ages 7 and 8, lives in Seminole. Visit her blog atMom2MomFamilyFun.blogspot.com. Mom 2 MomKadi Hendricks Tubbs Rachel Marie Paroulek and Jay B. Gaylord II were married on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the Florida Botanical Gardens. The bride is the daughter of John and Shirley Paroulek of Seminole. She earned a bachelors degree from the University of South Florida. She is employed by Lacher McDonald & Co., CPAs. The groom graduated from Countryside High School. He is employed by America II Electronics. The wedding party included Julie Beatty, maid of honor; Bryan Macneale, best man; Michele Tevlin, bridesmaid; Uriah Hambrick, groomsman; Sage Paroulek, flower girl; and Cole Paroulek, ring bearer. A reception followed the ceremony at the Florida Botanical Gardens. The couple took a honeymoon cruise to Jamaica, Haiti and Mexico. The couple resides in Seminole.Paroulek-GaylordMr. and Mrs. Jay B. Gaylord II Were on your team! The Beacon 397-5563 Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Adams is a top producing real estate sales professional with more than seven years experience in the industry, most recently with Future Home Realty. Her area of expertise includes marketing and selling homes and condos on the beach and mainland areas in Pinellas County. We are fortunate to have Tami join the Coastal team, said Alex Jansen in a press release. Jansen is owner and broker for Coastal Properties Group International. Her expertise in the luxury home market makes her the perfect fit for Coastal. We continue to attract the top real estate talent in the market because we understand the specific needs of top producing agents and we do everything we can to support them by way of marketing programs and technological advancements.Prudential Tropical Realty recently welcomed several new sales executives. Joining the firm are Deborah Devlin and David Blake, Clearwater office; Dottie Bechtel and Ernie DelBarba, East Lake office; and Thomas Horrigan and Mindy McCortney, St. Pete Beach office. A real estate professional since 2004, Devlin previously was associated with Charles Rutenberg Realty. She also has 25 years of experience as a customer service manager with TSE Industries in Clearwater and was recognized as Employee of the Year with that firm. Blake attended Western Kentucky University where he earned a bachelors degree in marketing and a masters degree in health care administration. Prior to real estate, Blake worked extensively in nursing home administration and previously owned his own medical transportation company in the Tampa Bay area. He currently owns Blake Investment Properties LLC, and is a member of the Rotary Club of Clearwater. Bechtels real estate career spans more than 30 years and includes several years in new home construction. During that time she was recognized statewide on numerous occasions for achieving outstanding levels of sales production. Bechtel is actively involved with fundraising events for the Chi Chi Rodriguez Youth Foundation. DelBarba is originally from Michigan where he attended Wayne State University and earned a bachelors degree in industrial/organizational psychology. A real estate professional since 2006, he was previously associated with Century 21 East Lake Realty. Prior to real estate, DelBarba was a sales manager for DelBarba Insurance Agency Inc. Originally from New York, Horrigan attended Fordham University where he earned a bachelors degree in English and a masters degree in political science. Most recently, he was a tax professional in New Hampshire and also was a private consultant with the Department of Veterans Affairs. He is involved with various civic and charitable organizations including American Legion, Knights of Columbus, and the Congressional Staff Club. McCortneys sales career spans more than 25 years. Having earned a bachelors degree in mass media communications she was a television sales host and radio personality prior to becoming a real estate professional. Real estate news Tami Adams Deborah Devlin David Blake Dottie Bechtel Ernie DelBarba Thomas Horrigan Mindy McCortneyRose joins Roe RealtySEMINOLE Amanda Rose is one of Roe Realtys newest agents. Rose has been a licensed Florida real estate agent since 2005, working with both homebuyers and sellers. She holds the Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource certification, which is awarded by the National Association of Realtors. Rose has lived in the Tampa Bay area for more than 30 years and is very familiar with many wonderful local resources. Amanda RoseMelendy joins Roe RealtySEMINOLE Realtor Susan Melendy recently joined Roe Realty. Originally from Massachusetts, Melendy made her home in Belleair Bluffs more than 10 years ago. Her business degree and experience in corporate America brings a broad range of knowledge and expertise as she assists buyers and sellers in their real estate transactions. She has been involved in new construction and renovations for 30 years. Melendy is a member of the Pinellas Realtor Organization, Florida Realtors and the National Association of Realtors. Susan MelendyArrendale joins Coastal PropertiesCLEARWATER Jeff Arrendale recently joined Coastal Properties Group International. Arrendale, a 30-year real estate veteran, was most recently with Keller Williams Gulfside Realty prior to joining Coastal. I am thrilled to be joining Coastal, said Arrendale in a press release. The companys reputation as the area leader in luxury and waterfront real estate, coupled with the expertise and professionalism of the sales associates who are part of the firm, were important factors in my decision to join Coastal. Jeff is a welcome addition to Coastal, said Alex Jansen, owner and broker for Coastal Properties Group International. His expertise and vast experience in the luxury home market make him the perfect fit for our brokerage.Vorac Group announces sales leaders Jeff Arrendale The Vorac GroupPrudential Tropical welcomes new agents Adams joins Coastal Properties SEMINOLE The Vorac Group recently announced its first quarterly sales.The topbuyers agentwas PennyVierling. Thetop listing agent wasCaroleanneVorac. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Before the awards were presented the audience was entertained by comedian Mike Rivera who as a middle school teacher has just won Americas Most Hilarious Teacher award.Eric Waltz, chairman of the board and general manager of the Sandpearl Resort, hosted the presentation of awards. The awards were as follows: Large Business of the Year Sandpearl Resort Small Business of the Year Things to Do Around Here Magazine Volunteer of the Year Trisha Rodriquez, The Tropics Boat Tours Tourism of the Year Lisa Chandler, Sunsets at Pier 60 Daily Festival Citizen of the Year Lt. David Dalton, Clearwater Police Department Nonprofit of the Year Clearwater Community Sailing Center The Clearwater Beach Chamber of Commerce is a private, notfor-profit business organization representing the business interests of Clearwater Beach and surrounding areas. CFS to host seminarST. PETERSBURG The Community Service Foundation will host a free, two-part household budgeting seminar on Thursdays, July 11 and 18, 6 to 9 p.m., at Sunshine Center, 330 Fifth St. N. The seminar is designed for people who want to live better on less and/or to save to buy a home. Participants must attend both sessions to earn a certificate. For information or to register, call 461-0618, ext. 3, or visit www.csfhome.org.Restaurant Week winners announcedCLEARWATER The Clearwater Beach Chamber of Commerce hosted its Red Carpet Awards Party for the winners of 2013 Restaurant Week on June 5 at Sands Beach Bar & Grill. Clearwater Beach Restaurant Week, an event promoted by the Clearwater Beach Chamber of Commerce, celebrated its fourth year on May 12-18. This weeklong culinary celebration offered foodies an opportunity to experience top-notch dining. During Restaurant Week, each participating restaurant offered a prix fixe menu priced from $15 to $35. Some restaurants offered a prix fixe menu for lunch at prices of $10 to $15. All restaurants offered their regular menus as well. Restaurants competed for the Best in Class in a variety of categories. Diners voted on the quality at each restaurant. Over 5,000 ballots were tallied and the results are as follows: Best Themed Booth at Kick Off Event Caretta on the Gulf at Sandpearl Resort Winner Most Enthusiastic Chef First place, chef John Harris, Rustys Bistro & Sheraton Sand Key; second place, chef Steve Callender, Lobster Pot Bistro; third place, chef Sean Ragan, Caretta on the Gulf at Sandpearl Resort Winner Best Appetizer First place, Frenchys Rockaway Grill; second place, Cooters Restaurant & Bar; third place, Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro Winner Best Entre First place, Cooters Restaurant & Bar; second place, Frenchys Rockaway Grill; third place, Pensare Italian Bistro Winner Best Dessert First place, Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro; second place, Island Way Grill; third place, Bobbys Bistro Winner Best Pizza on the Beach First place, Pizza Bizzar; second place, Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro; third place, Clear Sky Beachside Cafe Winner Best Overall Experience First place, Frenchys Rockaway Grill; second place, Cooters Restaurant & Bar; third place, Clearwater Wine Bar & Bistro Best Presentation Palm Pavilion Beachside Grill & Bar Chairmans Award Tie: Reflections Restaurant, Hilton Clearwater Beach; and Crabbys Beachwalk Bar & Grill Best Server 2013 Amanda DeArmas, Crabbys Beachwalk Bar & Grill Best Bartender 2013 Kim Gonzales, Frenchys Rockaway Grill.HomeGoods to support cancer researchCLEARWATER Through June 30, Clearwater-area HomeGoods shoppers will have the opportunity to support cancer care and research while shopping at the off-price home fashions retailer. More than 275 HomeGoods stores nationwide will be participating in the 12th annual HomeGoods Helps Families Fight Cancer campaign benefiting the Jimmy Fund, which supports pediatric and adult cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston, Mass. HomeGoods customers can participate by making a contribution at the register to Help Families Fight Cancer with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting Dana-Farber. Customers also have the opportunity to purchase a reusable shopping bag for 99 cents featuring artwork by Jimmy Fund Clinic pediatric patient Phoebe Davis and her brother Caleb. HomeGoods will contribute 50 cents for each bag purchased to the Jimmy Fund. HomeGoods and its dedicated customers have raised more than $3.1 million for Dana-Farber and the Jimmy Fund, said Suzanne Fountain in a press release. Fountain is director of the Jimmy Fund. We are so grateful for their continued support in our fight against cancer and helping families facing this disease. When a person is diagnosed with cancer, their entire world changes in a heartbeat, said Lisa Scherber, director of patient and family programs at the Jimmy Fund Clinic at Dana-Farber. Often its not just the individual fighting cancer on their own; their entire family comes together to support them. We appreciate HomeGoods supporting these patients and their families as they fight cancer together. For information on the Jimmy Fund, visit www.JimmyFund .org.Seaside Gallery opensREDINGTON SHORES Seaside Gallery hosted its grand opening June 15, 6 to 8 p.m., at 18131 Gulf Blvd. Guests had an opportunity to enjoy champagne, wine and cheese while they explore the gallery full of unique art, jewelry and gifts. For information on the gallery, call 510-7195.Lorenz joins HomeBanc ST. PETERSBURG Tampa-based HomeBancorp Inc. recently named Terry Lorenz as vice president, regional branch manager for HomeBanc. Lorenz is based in HomeBancs Central office in St. Petersburg. He brings to HomeBanc more than 30 years of banking experience. He has a bachelors degree from Pennsylvania State University, and his community and professional affiliations include membership in the Treasure Island Action Club and St. Petersburg Chamber of Commerce. HomeBanc promotes WhittleSEMINOLE Tampa-based HomeBancorp Inc. recently promoted Maureen Whittle to officer, retail branch manager at HomeBancs Seminole office. Whittle was formerly assistant retail branch manager at HomeBancs Belleair Bluffs location. She has been with HomeBanc since 2009 and has more than 24 years of financial experience, including 10 years of banking experience. She has a bachelors degree in business administration from the University of Florida, and her community and professional affiliations include board membership for Caregivers Support Network. Megherfi joins HomeBancPINELLAS PARK Tampa-based HomeBancorp Inc. recently named Gamal B. Megherfi as vice president, retail branch manager for HomeBanc. Megherfi is based in HomeBancs Pinellas Park office. He brings to HomeBanc more than 18 years of banking experience in Pinellas County, specializing in retail and business banking. He has a bachelors degree in finance from the University of South Florida, along with graduate studies at the University of Aix/Marseille in France. Wawa opens second store in Pinellas ParkPINELLAS PARK Wawa Inc. opened its second store in Pinellas Park and seventh in the greater Tampa Bay area on May 29 at 6200 N. 34th St. Among those attending the grand opening event were Commissioner Charlie Justice, members of the All Childrens Hospital, the Vincent House, local heroes and community members. The event featured a ribbon-cutting ceremony and a fundraising hoagie building competition pitting the Pinellas Park Fire Department against the Pinellas Park Police Department. Attendees also had an opportunity to sample Wawa products. During the event, Wawa recognized the Vincent House with a grant to help fund the new graphics art center, a part of their rehabilitation program and services. This past February, Wawa officially entered the Tampa Market, opening five stores in five weeks time. The grand opening of its seventh Tampa area store continues Wawas expansion throughout the state, as Wawa is set to open a total of 10 stores in the Tampa area and 15 total in the Orlando area by years end. Maureen Whittle Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


Viewpoints 11A Seminole Beacon, June 20, 2013(Emergency revisions to conference-planning guidelines for the Internal Revenue Service.) To all state and regional IRS managers: As a result of the critical government report about our agencys 2010 convention in Anaheim, Calif., the following changes are being implemented immediately. 1. Funds are hereby terminated for all future training videos, including but not limited to Cupid Shuffle line-dancing and Star Trek parodies. This rule is retroactive, which means that, sadly, we are canceling the Game of Thrones parody that is now in production at our Cincinnati office. (I screened the rough cut of the video and it was impressive. The costuming was authentic, and I thought Herm from our 401(c) Task Force totally nailed it as Tyrion Lannister especially that British accent! Unfortunately, building a medieval castle on the set cost way more than all those puny tea party returns could ever bring in.) Another casualty of the new spending rules is the multimedia dance video that was to be featured during our coming convention this August. The entire Birmingham office has been working out some smooth moves every afternoon (between audits) for nearly a year. Im told the choreogr aphy and exotic stagecraft put the Cupid Shufflers to shame. Unfortunately, because of the recent controversy, we wont get to see Big Ira and the Itemizers show off their Gangnam Style groove. 2. Funds are hereby terminated for the hiring of event planners for IRS conferences. As the inspector general noted, the agency spent more than $133,000 on three outside planners to secure our hotels and catering arrangements in Anaheim. The inspector generals view is that taxpayer money could be more prudently spent, and I agree. From now on, all convention planning will be done in-house by IRS personnel utilizing websites such as Google and Bing, which I am told will actually provide current information about hotel pricing in almost any city. Apparently even the phone numbers of hotels are available online, thereby eliminating the need for our agency to pay an outside contractor to find the numbers and dial them. Who knew? 3. Funds are hereby eliminated for socalled scouting trips to IRS conference sites in advance of the event. Back in 2010, we dispatched 25 employees in the months before the big annual convention, at a cost of about $36,000. The harsh criticism now being heaped upon our agency overlooks the steep logistical challenges in a city as cosmopolitan and confusing as Anaheim. To simulate the tourist experience, a squad of our designated convention scouts went to Disneyland to navigate the intimidating labyrinths of Mickeys Toontown and Splash Mountain. Others ventured to an Angels baseball game, where its not uncommon for zestful visitors to become disoriented and require police escorts from the ballpark. All scouting exercises were conducted in order to steer convention attendees away from local pitfalls. From now on, however, agency guidance will be limited to providing detailed street maps and portable Breathalyzers. 4. Funds are hereby eliminated for hiring outside speakers to address IRS conferences. In Anaheim the agency paid more than $135,000 in fees to 15 different speakers. The well-meaning effort, meant to motivate and inspire our managers, has become part of the nasty media controversy. One speaker who received $27,000 got up and told us that seemingly random combinations of ideas can drive radical innovations. Maybe it wasnt the most penetrating or original idea, but many of our attendees remained totally alert during his presentation. Another paid guest speed-painted portraits of six famous persons to dramatize the value of creative thinking. For the record, not one of the Kardashians was featured as a portrait subject, yet still the backlash has been intense. The total cost of the Anaheim shindig was $4.1 million, part of $37.5 million spent by the IRS in 2010 on conferences, meetings and conventions. Those days are over, as you are all aware, because the Obama administration cracked down the following year. In 2012 the agency spent only $4.8 million on conventions, and were committed to reducing our partying budget even more. This year all our speakers will be unpaid. Linda in our east Portland office has volunteered to present the keynote (Re-Thinking Form 8949 Whither Short-Term Capital Assets?). Afterward shell be doing pencil sketches of your favorite family pet, so dont forget to bring snapshots! Yours in service, Acting IRS Commissioner (for now) Danny WerfelCarl Hiaasen is a columnist for the Miami Herald. Readers may write to him at: 1 Herald Plaza, Miami, FL 33132. Ifyouvereadrecentnewsreports,you knowthatournationalgovernmentissnoopingintoourphonecalls,email,andFacebook postings.Thefedshavebeendoingthatever sincetheGeorgeW.Bushera.President Obamapromisedtocutbackonthespying, butaftertakingofficeandlookingatthe snooperprograms,Obamafeelstheyrenot allthatbad.Hehasokayedtheircontinuation. Whichmeansthat,inexchangeforalleged protectionagainstextremists,youandIcontinuetobesubjecttosurveillancebygovernmentspooks.Theyhavethepowertoknow almosteverythingwesay,writeorthink. ThiswouldntoffendmeifIwereaterrorist, anextremistorawild-eyednutcasewho lovesgunsandbombs.Iwouldexpectthe fedstospyonme. ButImnotanyofthosethings.Imadull oldmanwholovesAmerica,mostofmyfellow humans,andmostofthelawsofourland. Well, then, you wont have to worry about the federal snoopers, will you? They have no interest in loyal, well-behaved citizens. Thats a frequent response from those who arent familiar with U.S. wiretapping history. If they were, theyd know that government snoopers are like fishermen. They throw wide nets. Whoever is caught in them is subject to scrutiny. The guilt or innocence of the suspected citizen is not paramount. All that counts is the judgment of the snooper. With that awareness in mind, it behooves us ordinary law-abiding non-terrorists to reduce the likelihood of our catching the attention of federal snoopers. How can we do that? A few suggestions: Cease all contact with persons whose first names are Mustapha, Hashid, Abu, Kalil, Alima or any other Muslim or Arab given name. Snoopers dislike such names. To send an email to someone named Akmed could be your first step on the road to the Guantanamo prison. In your communications with friends and family, try to avoid using words such as bomb, suicide, assassination, revenge, Allah, fatwa, drone, nuclear, Koran, Sunnis and Shiites. The list is endless. Restrict your speech and emails to the weather, sports, movies, the Zimmerman trial, favorite recipes and your household pets Begin every email or phone call by writing or reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Only by following such steps can we, the citizens of a free America, ensure that we are less likely to be accused of treason because of our saying the wrong word. Am I exaggerating the situation? Of course I am. Thats no crime, but one day it could be, as government spy agencies practice mission creep. Big Brother is almost always like a cancer. He starts small, grows quietly, and then achieves terminal control. To be fair, big government is not the only spy we should fear. Another one is big business. Also small business, the advertising industry, television and any other entity that uses secret surveillance to mine the habits and preferences of consumers and ordinary people. Given enough time, these multifaceted snoopers may be able to turn you and me into pawns and robots. We may eventually end up thinking, speaking, shopping and voting precisely as the snoopers wish us to. Before that sad day arrives, however, there is hope. It lies in the fact that most forms of todays snooping are rooted in cyberspace. And nobody has full control of cyberspace. Evidence of that truth lies in the ongoing success of hackers and cyber-warriors. Almost at will, they invade the secret recesses of the military, government, aviation, banking and medicine. They can steal or cripple, or do both. In due time perhaps even now hackers will be legally able to throw monkey wrenches into the super-confidential workings of todays super-snoopers. Even if they choose not to openly wage war on the surveillance teams of government and business, talented hackers/programmers should be able to devise computer programs that will camouflage subscribers from the snooping efforts of Big Brother and Co. As Americans wake up to the dangers of digital espionage, I can envision nationwide non-violent rebellions against the governments busybodies. Class-action lawsuits might be one avenue of protest; legal actions have already begun, aimed at forcing the government to reveal the workings of the spy programs. Proof of effectiveness could be another attack, in which a spy agency would be required to demonstrate, beyond reasonable doubt, that its surveillance techniques were producing significant results. Such an approach would simply be a demonstration of Ronald Reagans Trust, but verify policies. To sum up: I wish all success to snoopers whose true purpose is to smoke out evildoers. But I fear that within all snooper ranks the spirit of Joe McCarthy and Dick Cheney is watching, and waiting. Bob Driver is a former columnist and editorial page editor for the Clearwater Sun. 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My synopsis: Snowden is scary because the government and private contractor Booz Allen Hamilton entrusted him with sensitive national secrets. Snowden is clearly intelligent. Its not your average high-school dropout who lands a six-figure job that serves him up the keys to the intelligence kingdom. He was shrewd and brave to come forward as a leaker rather than remain in the shadows. But Snowden is not so smart as he thinks. He told Greenwald the reason he leaked: I do not want to live in a world where everything I do and say is recorded. Oddly, he said that in Hong Kong. When you race to China, observed Richard Grenell, former spokesman to four U.S. ambassadors to the United Nations, then you just look like a buffoon. Some differentiate Snowden from Pfc. Bradley Manning, who pleaded guilty to nine espionage charges and is facing more serious charges. Manning dumped hundreds of thousands of unredacted documents that put many others lives at risk. I havent seen any information that would suggest that the Snowden revelations put any intelligence operatives in danger, said Hoover Institution foreign policy fellow Kori Schake. And: It didnt require the Snowden revelations for al-Qaida to figure that we were tracking them electronically. I wonder how many more Snowdens are out there among the nearly 1.5 million Americans with top secret credentials who work for the government or private contractors. The intelligence community has given baby-faced technicians access to top-secret documents without making sure they understand the need to be true to this trust. Manning was in his early 20s when he started giving away Americas secrets. Snowden is not old enough to serve in the U.S. Senate yet this unelected IT guy thinks he has a right to determine which information should remain classified. It makes you wonder whether U.S. intelligence has gotten too big, whether the spy community is tasked with culling more information than it can process. Schake sees a weakened mission focus. As Grenell sees it, the federal government just keeps throwing money at problems, and there are very few bureaucracies that have an ongoing evaluation program of how the program works. After being flagged, according to law enforcement, the Tsarnaev brothers planned their Boston Marathon bombings undisturbed; Snowdens supervisors failed to notice that his attitude had taken a dangerous turn. Quoth Grenell, We have to go back to the drawing board and reprioritize. Perhaps it is time to put more of the human factor into the intelligence field. As Sen. Barbara Mikulski, D-Md., noted at a Senate intelligence hearing Wednesday, just because youre a champion swimmer doesnt mean you should be a Navy SEAL.Email Debra J. Saunders at dsaunders@sfchronicle.com. The IT guys who knew too muchRed light cameras rob citizensEditor: It looks like insouciance continues to run amuck at St. Petersburg City Hall. The City Council has voted once again to keep red light cameras in the city. This despite the fact that study after study has shown the cameras cause accidents and do nothing to improve safety at intersections. Red light cameras in St. Petersburg are just another scheme by the City Council to rob its citizens; just like the citys obscene 16 percent taxes and franchise fees on electricity and the citys outrageous 20.4095 mills and business tangible taxes. Clearly, the state Legislature needs to outlaw red light cameras. Bob Snow ClearwaterLand grabbing on the beachEditor: As a property owner and regular visitor to the beautiful seashore at Indian Rocks Beach, I was dismayed to discover a new blight being inflicted on us cabanas on the sands. I am well aware of the need to seek protection from the suns rays, but this outbreak of land grabbing by cabana owners is way too much. We seem to have imported the European disease whereby cabana owners descend on the beach in the morning, set up camp, and depart to residences or local shops having reserved their space on the beach for the day. There are several problems with this: the cabanas alone cover a wide area; their guy ropes make the area taken even larger (and are an invitation to trip). Setting up at the waters edge blocks the path of the many hundreds of walkers who exercise each day along the firm sands, and most importantly, there aint enough beach for all of us to start doing this! Come on folks, lets not be selfish shade and share! Ian Robertson Indian Rocks BeachVeterans treated like trashEditor: What or who is a vet? Well, a vet is a person who serves in time of war. But then when its over they are thrown away like old socks. They keep us safe from harm, but still thrown away. They are told its an honor to serve. This is what they are given as an honor, but then when they come home its a different story. These men and women should be honored and well taken care of, not in the streets or alley, homeless or broken down to nothing. We, as people, should thank them for our freedom and way of life that we enjoy. But no, we treat them like trash. To be thrown away in a nursing home or out on the street. This is not the kind of treatment they deserve but what is going on right under our noses. Rose Carter Clearwater Debra Saunders Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Remember, dehydration increases the risk of skin injury. Take frequent breaks to cool down. When spending time out in the hot sun, its beneficial to take numerous breaks to recover. Having a cool area in his or her home in which to recover can also be beneficial. Make sure the homes cooling device-whether its an electric fan, a portable air conditioner or central AC-is working properly to ensure faster recovery. Limit strenuous activity and exercise. Our body works hard enough during the hot days that adding strenuous physical activity can be detrimental. If your senior exercises regularly, try it during the early morning or late evenings.Planning around the hottest time of the day can help to limit exposure to the heat. 12A Health Health newsSmith named HealthSouth CEOLARGO Tripp Smith has been named as the chief executive officer of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Largo. Smith started his new position on June 3. In his position as CEO, he oversees all of the hospitals day-to-day operations as well as patient quality and care. Smith received his masters degrees in health administration and business administration and bachelors degrees in business administration and commerce from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. We are excited to have Tripp on board as the CEO of our team in Largo, said Linda Wilder in a press release. Wilder is a president of HealthSouths southeast region. He shares the commitment to high-quality outcomes and patient care that are not only important to us, but most important to the patients we treat. His past experience and leadership made him an excellent candidate and proven leader for this role. Prior to his time at HealthSouth, Smith served as the administrator and chief operating officer at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark.MPM to host health seminarsMorton Plant Mease health experts will host three free health seminars in June focusing on menopause, osteoporosis and foods relationship with sleep. The health seminars will be presented at various Morton Plant Mease facilities and community centers. Scheduled seminars include: Food That Helps You Get a Good Nights Sleep Wednesday, June 19, 6 p.m., at Mease Countryside Hospital, Meeting Rooms 1-3, 3231 McMullen Booth Road, Safety Harbor. Neurologist Diana Pollock, M.D., will discuss food tips and activities that help promote sleep and what foods to avoid to ensure a good nights rest. Medical Management of Osteoporosis Wednesday, June 26, noon, at Countryside Library, Community Room, 2741 State Road 580, Clearwater. Rheumatologist Rodney Daniels, M.D., to learn more about medical treatments available to avoid further progression of osteoporosis. To preregister for a health seminar, call 953-6877 or visit www.BayCareEvents.org.Heart & Vascular Institute changes nameST. PETERSBURG The Heart & Vascular Institute of Florida South has changed its name to The Heart Institute. This name change reflects the practices continued commitment to the quality and growth of all its cardiac and vascular programs. It is the first step in the expansion of The Heart Institutes regional presence and expanding network of care. This expansion will strengthen the practices position as leaders in the delivery of cardiovascular care. The Heart Institute provides access to 16 innovative cardiologists with a variety of specialties. The practices offerings include diagnostics; cardiac interventions; electrophysiology procedures, including the CryoAblation procedure, pacemaker/defibrillator insertion, and EP studies; and follow-up care and maintenance. Physicians with The Heart Institute also have a collaborative relationship with the Sarah Cannon Research Institute, enabling them to participate in community-based cardiovascular clinical research. Though our name has changed, we are still committed to providing the same great cardiac care to the community, said Eric Rhinehart in a press release. Rhinehart is CEO and administrator at The Heart Institute. Our team of physicians, along with our great support staff, are consistently focused on improving the health of our patients, and we are excited to extend our services to a wider demographic as we work to expand our practice.Largo Medical GME program celebrates graduatesLARGO Largo Medical Center is graduating 40 interns, residents and fellows from its Graduate Medical Education teaching program making this sixth class of Largo Medical Centers graduates, the hospitals largest one yet. Each resident has successfully completed a course of study and clinical training. Some will go on to advanced studies. Others will start medical practice. Largo Medical Center is the home to one of the largest osteopathic Graduate Medical Education programs in the southeastern United States, said Anthony Degina in a press release. Degina is the chief executive officer at Largo Medical Center. Patients benefit from teaching hospitals, like ours, since the environment encourages physicians to seek innovative solutions to patients problems. The hospital is dedicated to providing the highest quality education for those who come to Largo Medical Center from the nations 23 osteopathic medical schools. The program is the West Coast Academic Center for Nova Southeastern University and is also affiliated with the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Largo Medical Centers GME program is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide clinical training in 13 residency and fellowship programs and currently has 128 residents in training, said Anthony Ottaviani, D.O., MPH, director of Graduate Medical Education and chief academic officer. Our hospital is proud to continue to provide welltrained, academic physician leaders for now and the future, given the anticipated national physician shortage. This years graduation took place June 8, at the Safety Harbor Resort & Spa. The commencement address was provided by Joseph Corcoran, DO, FACOG, chief medical officer, Brandon Regional Hospital and past senior medical director of clinical finance strategies with the advisory board. Dementia workshop setCLEARWATER An encore presentation on preventing dementia will be Thursday, June 20, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Pacifica Senior Living Belleair, 620 Belleair Road. The workshop will focus on S.E.A.R.S. Sleeping, Eating, Activities, Relaxation and Socialization all pertaining to the prevention of dementia. Attendees will learn a lot about these key elements from a panel of speakers. Speakers include John Feeney, DMD; Christopher Rivera, executive chef at Pacifica Senior Living Belleair; and Jeff Truman, director of Dementia Caregiver Rersources Inc. Light refreshments will be provided. To RSVP, call 467-9464.Food Addicts Anonymous meetsLARGO The Food Addicts Anonymous meets at three locations in Pinellas County. Meetings are held at Dr. Paul by the Bay, 140 Corey Ave., St. Pete Beach, on Tuesdays at 5:30 p.m. and at St. Giles Episcopal Church, 8271 52nd St., Pinellas Park, on Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. A new weekly meeting has started at the Largo Medical Center, 201 14th St. SW. in Largo from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Mondays. There are no dues, fees, or weigh-ins. For more information, call the FAAs main office in Port St. Lucie at 878-9657 or check its website at foodaddictsanonymous.org.Largo Medical earns recognition LARGO Largo Medical Center recently received national recognition for its Internal Medicine program residents ranking fourth in the nation on the most recent American College of Osteopathic Internal Medicine in-service exams. IM residents in more than 140 D.O. and M.D. residency programs take this in-service exam annually nationwide. This significant exam scoring achievement is based on cumulative grades over the past three years, said Joseph Namey, D.O., in a press release. Namey is Largo Medical Center internal medicine residency program director. The internal medicine faculty at Largo Medical Center should be commended for their commitment and dedication to resident education in a complex time when healthcare is rapidly changing. Our community will benefit greatly from the patient care provided from these physicians-in-training now and for years to come. I attribute this achievement to the quality and discipline of the residents, our more than 80 physician faculty members, Largo Medical Centers commitment to excellence and to the leadership of the program director, Dr. Joseph Namey, said Anthony Ottaviani, D.O., MPH. Ottaviani is chief academic officer and medical director of graduate medical education for Largo Medical Center. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Gayle Sirens, co-anchor for WFLA-TV News Channel 8 and Helen Levin, regional vice chancellor of university advancement at USF St. Pete, were guest speakers at the event. The award program was created in 2001 by Florida Holocaust Museum board member Irene Weiss to celebrate young people who focus on improving their community and the world. Anne Frank was chosen as the programs symbol because of her positive outlook on the world. Countryside High student wins awardCLEARWATER Lauren Powell, a student at Countryside High School, received the 2013 North Pinellas Womens Club Community Service Award at the schools awards night on June 3. Powell has volunteered at the Clearwater Public Library as a tutor to elementary children and served as a library aide with the summer reading program. While participating in the Juniorettes Service Club, Powell volunteered at the Stephens Exceptional Center, nursing homes, Relay for Life and Child Abuse America projects. She also volunteered at the Safety Harbor Chamber of Commerce. Powell plans to attend Flagler College. LHS Class of 1963 plans 50th reunionLARGO The Largo High School Class of 1963 announces its 50th reunion celebration will be held Sept. 6-8 at the Hilton Clearwater Beach, 400 Mandalay Ave. Also invited are 1963 Seminole High School graduates, classmates who transferred from Largo High and Largo High graduates from the class of 1964 and 1965. For information about hotel accommodations, visit www.largo63.com. For reservations, call 442-3457. Contact Charlie Harper at charper1@tampabay.rr.com or 584-4906 or Bonnie Fyfe McGee at bmcgee@tampabay.rr.com. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Brakes A/C Cooling System July 11 July 14 or July 24 July 27 Aug 8 Aug 11 or Aug 22 Aug 25 July 11 July 14 or July 24 July 27 Aug 8 Aug 11 or Aug 22 Aug 25 July 11 July 14 or July 24 July 27 Aug. 8 Aug. 11 or Aug. 22 Aug. 25053013 SOLD OUT! 052313 52313 52313 062013 14A Faith & FamilyAbundant Life MinistriesLARGO The Arkadian Chronicles: Darkness Rising, a vacation Bible school, will be presented Monday through Friday, July 15-19, 6:30 to 9 p.m., at Abundant Life Ministries, 1550 Belcher Road S. The week includes action-packed drama, games, huge prizes, crazy science experiments and interactive Bible lessons. All children from age 3 up to eighth grade are welcome. Cost is a suggested donation. For information, call 210-5433 or visit alm.tv.Pasadena Community ChurchST. PETERSBURG Vendors are sought to participate in this years Holly Fest, set for Saturday, Nov. 2, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Pasadena Community Church, 227 70th St. The church is seeking arts, crafts, food and plant vendors for the event. Early registration costs $40 through July 1. Holly Fest is a fun, family event, which includes vendors, entertainment, childrens activities, pet blessings, food and more. It is a fundraiser for the PCC Youth Ministry and Pack-a-Sack-for-Kids, which provides healthy snacks for underprivileged children. Call 381-2499 or visit www.pasadenacommunity church.org. St. Dunstans Anglican ChurchLARGO The History of the Christian Church from the Apostles to the 21st century study series will continue beginning Sunday, June 23, in the parish hall at St. Dunstans Anglican Church, 2790 Sunny Breeze Ave. The study series meets Sundays, 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. The second phase of the study series will cover the Reformation to the present day, covering the historical and theological development of key figures, movements and doctrines. Bryan Dolan, currently enrolled in Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary, leads the study. Dolan is president of Synergoi LLC, an energy-consulting firm. The study is nondenominational. Call 581-1435. Worship calendar Photo courtesy of KIWANIS CLUB OF SEMINOLEMembers of the Kiwanis Club of Seminole were on hand to help at the Seminole Chamber of Commerces annual Kids Appreciation Day on June 5 at Seminole City Park. 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Diversions Things to do around Pinellas County Classieds Events MoviesSeminole Beacon Section B June 20, 2013Visit www.TBNweekly.com West Side Story, Friday through Sunday, June 21-23, at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $50. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Performances will be Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 7 p.m. Matinees will be Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. West Side Story tells the story of star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria as they struggle to rise above the hatred and intolerance that surrounds them. West Side Story soars as the greatest love story of all time and remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The Bernstein and Sondheim score is considered to be one of Broadways finest and features such classics of the American musical theater as Somethings Coming, Tonight, America, I Feel Pretty and Somewhere. Kool & the Gang and the Ohio Players Friday, June 21, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $39. Call 892-5767 or visit www.themahaffey.com. Lets groove with Kool & The Gang and The Ohio Players at the hottest live music event celebrating summer: Rhythm and Grooves 2013. Its party time with a unique blend of rhythm and blues, soul and funk with two groups that between them have sold more than 75 million records. Kool & The Gangs signature instrumental sound and fierce horn arrangements mean boogie to thousands. Their monster, international infectious Celebration is a song for good times. Street funk and underground R&B pioneers, The Ohio Players still perform all of their original, danceable music without computers and sound enhancers. Get Down on It, Ladies Night, Fire and Rollercoaster are hits to remember. The 11th annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival, Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Main Street in downtown Dunedin. Attendees will meet some of the countrys finest crafters with products all handmade in the United States. Botanical hotplates, ceramic planters, functional pottery, hair accessories, handmade one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces and an expansive Green Market offers something for every taste and budget. Admission is free. Visit www.artfestival.com. LaserSpectacular: Music of Pink Floyd Saturday, June 22, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $39. Call 892-5767 or visit www.themahaffey.com. Paramounts LaserSpectacular, the smash hit multi-media laser and light show featuring the music of Pink Floyd, illuminates The Mahaffey this summer. The excitement of a live concert, a giant video screen presentation, special effects lighting and state-of-theart laser technology continue to delight and entertain audiences worldwide. The audience, surrounded by 10,000 watts of concert quality sound, is carried away on a mind-expanding journey driven by cutting edge effects during the two-hour show. This years Pink Floyd LaserSpectacular features The Dark Side of the Moon. The second half of the show features The Best of Pink Floyd including The Wall. An Afternoon in Havana, Sunday, June 23, 2 to 6 p.m., at St. Petersburgs historic Coliseum, 535 Fourth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. The Buena Vista Social Club, along with three of televisions most notable dance pros and newly crowned international dance champions, will present a celebration of Cuban culture and Latin dancing. Tickets start at $70. Visit www.ticketmaster.com. A portion of the proceeds benefits the St. Petersburg Arts Alliance. Hosted by Mary Murphy of So You Think You Can Dance fame, and Tony Dovolani and Maksim Chmerkovskiy from Dancing with the Stars, the Latin music and dancing showcase will feature performances by some of the worlds best Latin, Salsa, and Mambo dancers, along with their television counterparts. Compiled by LEE CLARK ZUMPEA number of new movies will hit theaters this week, including the following films opening in wide release:Monsters UniversityGenre: Animation and comedy Cast: Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina, Dave Foley, Sean P. Hayes, Joel Murray, Peter Sohn, Charlie Day, Nathan Fillion, Bobby Moynihan, Julia Sweeney, Aubrey Plaza, Tyler Labine, John Krasinski, Bonnie Hunt, Beth Behrs and John Ratzenberger Director: Dan Scanlon Rated: G Ever since college-bound Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) was a little monster, he has dreamed of becoming a professional Scarer and he knows better than anyone that the best Scarers come from Monsters University. But during his first semester at MU, Mikes plans are derailed when he crosses paths with hotshot MU legacy James P. Sullivan, Sulley (voice of John Goodman), a natural-born Scarer. The pairs out-of-control competitive spirit gets them both kicked out of the Universitys elite Scare Program. To make matters worse, they realize they will have to work together, along with an odd bunch of misfit monsters, if they ever hope to make things right.World War ZGenre: Action, drama and thriller Cast: Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, Daniella Kertesz, James Badge Dale, Matthew Fox and David Morse Director: Marc Forster Rated: PG-13 In World War Z, the story revolves around former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane (Brad Pitt), who traverses the world in a race against time to stop a pandemic that is toppling armies and governments and threatening to decimate humanity itself.The following will open in limited release. It may be several weeks before these films appear in local movie theaters.Opening this weekendWorld War Z stars Pitt; Crystal, Goodman give voice to Monsters University Photo courtesy of DISNEYPIXARMike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) studies to become a Scarer in the DisneyPixar film Monsters University. A HijackingGenre: Drama Cast: Pilou Asbk, Sren Malling, Dar Salim, Roland Mller, Gary Skjoldmose Porter, Abdihakin Asgar and Amalie Alstrup Director: Tobias Lindholm Rated: R The cargo ship MV Rozen is heading for harbor when Somali pirates in the Indian Ocean hijack it. Amongst the men on board are the ships cook Mikkel (Pilou Asbk) and the engineer Jan (Roland Mller), who along with the rest of the seamen are taken hostage in a cynical game of life and death. With the demand for a ransom of millions of dollars a psychological drama unfolds between the CEO of the shipping companyPhoto courtesy of IFC MIDNIGHTElijah Wood stars in Maniac, an IFC Midnight film. See OPENING, page 2B Top 5 Diversions Top 5 Diversions The Power of Knowledge ... 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Seminole Beacon, June 20, 2013 0103137676 131st Street N. Seminole, Florida 33776www.massarodental.comTHEPATIENTANDANYOTHERPERSONRESPONSIBLEFORPAYMENTHASTHERIGHTTOREFUSETOPAY, CANCELPAYMENTORBE REIMBURSEDFORPAYMENTFORANYOTHERSERVICE, EXAMINATIONORTREATMENTWHICHISPERFORMEDASARESULTOFAND WITHIN72 HOURSOFRESPONDINGTOTHEADVERTISEMENTFORTHEFREE, DISCOUNTEDORREDUCEDFEESERVICE, EXAMINATION ORTREATMENT. SPECIAL Since 1973Limited Time OfferCall Today 397-6611Trudi P. Massaro, D.M.D.General and Cosmetic DentistryNew Patient Exam and X-RaysOnly$79.00 (Sren Malling) and the Somali pirates.ManiacGenre: Horror and thriller Cast: Elijah Wood and Nora Arnezeder Director: Franck Khalfoun Not rated Frank is the withdrawn owner of a mannequin store, but his life changes when young artist Anna appears asking for his help with her new exhibition. As their friendship develops and Franks obsession escalates, it becomes clear that she has unleashed a long-repressed compulsion to stalk and kill. A 21st century Jack the Ripper set in present day L.A., Maniac is a re-boot of the cult film considered by many to be the most suspenseful slasher movie ever made an intimate, visually daring, psychologically complex and profoundly horrific trip into the downward spiraling nightmare of a killer and his victims.Unfinished SongGenre: Comedy and drama Cast: Terence Stamp, Gemma Arterton, Vanessa Redgrave and Christopher Eccleston Director: Paul Andrew Williams Rated: PG-13 Unfinished Song is a funny and inspiring story about Arthur (Terence Stamp), a curmudgeonly old soul, who is perfectly content sticking with his dull daily routine until his beloved wife (Vanessa Redgrave) introduces him to a local seniors singing group. The group is led by the youthful and charming Elizabeth (Gemma Arterton) and her unexpected friendship with Arthur reignites his passion for new adventures and shows us all that life should be celebrated at any age.2B Just for Fun OPENING, from page 1BFor more movie news, visit www.TBNweekly.com. Click on the Movie News & Reviews link on the left-side menu. Photo by JAAP BUITENDIJKGerry Lane (Brad Pitt) faces an infected group of people in World War Z, from Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions in association with Hemisphere Media Capital and GK Films. Clearwater The Boys in the Band, by Mart Crowley, through June 23, at the West Coast Players Theatre, 21905 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater. Performances are Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $16. Call 437-2363 or visit www.wcplayers.org. Earth, Wind and Fire, Thursday, June 20, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $60. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. During the 1970s, a new brand of pop music was born, one that was steeped in African and African American styles particularly jazz and R&B but appealed to a broader cross section of the listening public. As founder and leader of the band Earth, Wind & Fire, Maurice White not only embraced but also helped bring about this evolution of pop, which bridged the gap that has often separated the musical tastes of black and white America. It certainly was successful, as EWF combined high-caliber musicianship, wide-ranging musical genre eclecticism, and s multicultural spiritualism to produce numerous hit singles such as Shining Star and the classic ballad Reasons. The groups multi-platinum greatest hits set The Best Of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. I included a cover of The Beatles Got To Get You Into My Life that went to No. 1 R&B and No. 9 pop in summer 1978. The group performed the song in the 1978 Bee Gees/Peter Frampton movie Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band. Another single, September, made it to No. 1 on the R&B charts and No. 8 on the pop charts. The multi-platinum album I AM hit No. 3 on the pop charts in the summer of 1979 on the strength of the million-selling single Boogie Wonderland and the phenomenal ballad After The Love Has Gone, written by David Foster, Jay Graydon and Bill Champlin, which stayed at No. 2 on the R&B/pop charts for two weeks. In 2000, the group was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame. Founding members Philip Bailey, Verdine White and Ralph Johnson continue to tour with the legendary band performing at sold-out shows around the world. Tim Allen, Thursday, July 25, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $49. Call 7917400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Best known for his role as Tim Taylor on Home Improvement, Tim Allen will bring his latest standup tour to Ruth Eckerd Hall. This show is for mature audiences only. After graduating college, Allen made his first stand-up appearance in 1979 at Detroits Comedy Castle, which he still considers his comedy birthplace. After paying his dues on the comedy circuit at nightclubs around the country and performing in a 1988 film called Comedys Dirtiest Dozen, Allen set out to make his mark in Los Angeles. He started getting spots at the top comedy clubs in L.A., but his exposure got a big boost from the KLOS radio show The Five Oclock Funnies which aired audio clips from his stand-up act, and thus, a devoted grunting audience was born. In 1990, he was pleasantly surprised to win a Cable Ace Award for Best Performance in a Comedy Special for the concert film of the Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival in Montreal. From there, he performed in his own half-hour special for Showtime entitled Men Are Pigs, which really solidified the unique slant on masculinity that he is known for to this day. In the fall of 1991, the pilot for Home Improvement introduced viewers to Tim Taylor. The series managed to break into the Nielsen top ten lists during its first season on the air and moved to the No. 1 position by the 1993-94 season, topping all other series. Allen has also starred in many feature films including the voice of Buzz Lightyear in Disney/Pixars Toy Story franchise, The Santa Clause films, Galaxy Quest, Wild Hogs, Redbelt and Crazy on the Outside, which was also his directorial debut. Blast Friday featuring Robin Zander Band, presented by Bright House Networks; Friday, June 28, 5:30 p.m., in the Cleveland Street District, Clearwater. This free street festival and concert will feature a variety of vendors, as well as food, beer, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. The street fair begins at 5:30 p.m. with entertainment outside until 10 p.m. Blast Friday is produced by Ruth Eckerd Hall On The Road. A limited number of VIP tickets are available in the Budweiser Platinum VIP section priced at $30. The Budweiser Platinum VIP package includes a general admission ticket in the reserved seating section directly in front of the stage, two free Bud Platinum beers and a free slice of pepperoni or cheese pizza from Tonys Pizza. For VIP tickets, call 791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com. Alabama, Saturday, July 6, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $69. Call 7917400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. After 40 years of making music, selling millions of records and performing for fans all over the world, Alabama has announced a brand new tour to celebrate their very first concert at The Bowery in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The Back to the Bowery Tour launched in South Carolina and is set to run throughout the year, making stops along the way in Alabama, Canada, Connecticut, Georgia, Miami, New York and more. The Back to the Bowery tour marks the first time Alabama has announced an extensive run since 2002. To commemorate this special occasion, they have chosen to perform in smaller, more intimate rooms in an effort to create special up-close-and-personal memories for their fans. Kathy Griffin, Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $52.50. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Griffin two-time Emmy winner, New York Times bestselling author, five-time Grammy nominee, Broadway darling, 2009s GLAAD Vanguard recipient and 2011 Trevor Project Life Award honoree returns to Ruth Eckerd Hall. This will be Kathys eighth appearance at Ruth Eckerd Hall, making audiences laugh for years discussing Hollywood gossip and celebrity blunders. The Monkees, Sunday, July 28, 7:30 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $50. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. The groups summer tour, A Midsummers Night With The Monkees, follows the 2012 fall tour to the Tampa Bay area as a follow-up to the 2012 fall tour featuring Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, and Peter Tork. The show will encompass a full multimedia evening of music, rare films and one-ofa-kind photographs culled from the archives. Backed by the same stellar crew of musicians from their 2012 run, Nesmith, Dolenz and Tork will also perform an unaccompanied set as a trio. This foray into tracks from their 1967 homespun No. 1 long player, Headquarters, is sure to be among the highlights of the upcoming dates. The trios set list will feature a selection of their classic hits such as Last Train To Clarksville, Im A Believer, Pleasant Valley Sunday and (Im Not Your) Steppin Stone, deep cuts from their first five platinum albums including some performed for the first time since the 1960s and fan favorites from the soundtrack to their cult film classic Head and their Emmy-award winning television series. Whitesnake, Thursday, Aug. 1, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $35.50. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Formed in 1977 and steered by the legendary David Coverdale, Whitesnake carry a rightful reputation as one of the worlds leading rock bands. Coverdales blues roots, combined with a feral sense of rock and roll, have consistently shaped the bands sound along with Coverdales love and appreciation of impeccable musicianship. Whitesnakes ascent to the very top of the rock n roll heap was confirmed with 1987s self-titled mega-platinum album, which saw two massive Top 10 hits, two No. 1 singles with Here I Go Again and Is This Love, and a virtual 24-hour Looking ahead Looking ahead See LOOKING AHEAD, page 4BJune 20, 2013CapricornDecember 22 January 19 Crash and burn? Not you, Capricorn. Youve got this one in the bag. Amazing opportunities are headed your way. Enjoy every last one of them.AquariusJanuary 20 February 18 Sheesh, Aquarius. You manage to finish tasks as fast as they come. Your efficiency and organizational skills will be noticed. A purchase requires further research.PiscesFebruary 19 March 20 Fishing for information will get you nowhere fast, Pisces. The answers you seek are right in front of you. Examine the situation from another angle.AriesMarch 21 April 19 Spring fever takes over, and energy soars. Do something out of the ordinary, Aries. Try white water rafting, skydiving or some other adventure.TaurusApril 20 May 20 Triumphant Taurus. You succeed in the impossible and are rewarded in an unusual way. A call is returned, and the information provided surprises you.GeminiMay 21 June 21 Haste makes waste, Gemini. Slow down and focus on the details. A friend asks an intriguing question. Answer only if you dare. A deadline creeps closer.CancerJune 22 July 22 Kind words lift a friends spirits and start them on the road to recovery. Bravo, Cancer! Financial endeavors pay off big time. Splurge a little.LeoJuly 23 August 22 The clutter bug strikes. Hard work will clear away the mess, but it wont resolve the issue. For that, habits will have to change. You can do it, Leo!VirgoAugust 23 September 22 Pinching pennies is just one of the many options for shoring up your finances. Look to a trusted advisor for others, Virgo. The need is clear.LibraSeptember 23 October 22 A family member resolves to do better. Show your support, no matter how much you doubt them, Libra. They just might pull it off this time.ScorpioOctober 23 November 21 Uh-uh-uh, Scorpio. Youve put your needs on the back burner for far too long now. You must attend to them if you want to continue to be a good friend.SagittariusNovember 22 December 21 Honestly, Sagittarius. Did you really think you could get away with it? Fess up, and all will be forgiven. An update in procedures speeds up the workflow at the office. Across 1. Lose velocity (2 wds) 7. Birthplace of Solidarity 13. Mexican steamed dish 14. Bitter alkaloid extracted from chinchona bark (pl.) 16. Forever, poetically 17. Ester of carbamic acid 18. Moray, e.g. 19. A moderately slow tempo (music) 21. "The Catcher in the ___" 22. Get ready, for short 24. Assayers' stuff 25. Chowder morsel 26. When repeated, like some shows 27. Moral obligation 28. Goat man 29. "... or ___!" 30. "It's no ___!" 31. Swallows rapidly in large amounts 32. Theater which presents works from a specific collection 35. Plucky 37. Buff 38. Hail Mary, e.g. 42. Anger 43. Houston university 44. Cesspool 45. Pigeon's home 46. Characteristic carrier 47. Face-to-face exam 48. Balloon filler 49. Writes in symbols 52. "... ___ he drove out of sight" 53. Generous portion of food 55. Freshen 57. Procurers 58. ___ Island, N.Y. 59. Converted, in a way 60. Circus lion ___ (pl.) Down 1. Church tower 2. Situated on the side 3. Egg dishes, e.g. Denver or cheese 4. "This means ___!" 5. Arm bone 6. Hammer part 7. Hospital stretcher with wheels 8. Fare reductions 9. A chip, maybe 10. National Institutes of Health (acronym) 11. Confuse (2 wds) 12. Nairobi residents 14. Four competitions in a tournament 15. Appear 20. Drench 23. Aristocracy 25. West Indies' music genre 27. Copy 28. It's a wrap 31. Departed 33. "The Three Faces of ___" 34. Be silent, in music 35. High heat oven device 36. Grind (2 wds) 39. Golden 40. More stylish 41. Angers 43. Yield 45. Beanies 46. Errand runner 49. "I, Claudius" role 50. "___ of Eden" 51. "La Scala di ___" (Rossini opera) 54. Butter holder 56. Battering device Place a Number in the empty boxes in such a way that each row across, each column down and each 9-box square contains all of the numbers from one to nine.Sudoku answers from last weekSudokuCrosswordHoroscopesCrossword answers from last week Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


Entertainment 3B Seminole Beacon, June 20, 2013 Greek Salad for one $595A meal in itself! For Lamb Lovers RESTAURANTCELEBRATING31YEARS! Winner in 4 Categories#1 Greek Restaurant #1 Appetizers #1 Vegetarian Selection #1 Healthiest MealServing LUNCHandDINNER ALL DAY Serving LUNCHandDINNER ALL DAY Serving LUNCHandDINNER ALL DAY SaganakiOpa! Tirosalata Zesty Feta Cheese Spread Stuffed Grape Leaves Hand Rolled Homemade Spinach & Cheese Pie Sauteed Eggplant Cutlets Felafel (Vegetarian Burger) Gyro Pita Ribeye Steak & Cheese N.Y. Style Pastrami N.Y. 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Seminole 727.393.1703Happy Hour 4pm-6pm Dining 4:30pm-10pm sun/Thurs & 4:30pm-11pm Fri/Sat060613 See Our 2 Can Dine for $24 Menu 1 APPETIZER6 appetizers to choose from 2 ENTREES8 entrees to choose from Sign Up for Our Email OffersName_____________________ Birth Month________________ Email Address______________On Your Next Birthday Receive a FREE GIFT SizzlingSUMMER SPECIALS SPOTOS 060613 062013 062013 Box office bargainsSummertime brings special free and discounted screenings of kids films to local theatersSeveral area movie theaters are offering free or discounted kids movies this summer. The 2013 Regal Summer Movie Express program kicked off June 11 at the following theaters: Regal Largo Mall 8, 10500 Ulmerton Road E., Largo Regal Park Place Stadium 16, 7200 U.S. 19, Pinellas Park Each location will host the Summer Movie Express on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m. Admission is $1 and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Will Rogers Institute. Following is a list of upcoming films: June 25 Mr. Poppers Penguins, PG June 26 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked, G July 2 Monte Carlo, PG July 3 Rio, G July 9 Coraline, PG July 10 ParaNorman, PG July 16 Dr. Seuss The Lorax, PG July 17 Big Miracle, PG July 23 Yogi Bear, PG July 24 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, PG July 30 Racing Stripes, PG July 31 Happy Feet Too, PG Aug. 6 African Cats, G Aug. 7 Chimpanzee, G For more information on the Regal Summer Movie Express, visit www.regmovies.com/Movies /Summer-Movie-Express. TouchStar Cinemas is hosting its own program, Summer Kids Movies, at Seminole 8, 7990 Liberty Lane, Seminole. Free kids movies will be shown Tuesdays, 10 a.m., at the theater. In addition, the concession will offer discounts including 46ounce popcorn for $2 and 12ounce drink for $2. Following is a list of upcoming films: June 25 Hotel Transylvania, PG July 2 The Smurfs, PG July 9 Thunderstruck, PG July 16 Alvin & the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, PG July 23 Rise of the Guardians, PG July 30 Dr. Seuss The Lorax, PG Aug. 6 Ice Age: Continental Drift, PG Aug. 13 Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted, PGFor more information on TouchStar Cinemas Summer Kids Movies, visit www.touchstarcinemas.com/summerkidsmovies.asp.Muvico Theaters is presenting its free Summer Film Fest through Aug. 15 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m., at Palm Harbor 10, 37912 U.S. 19 N., Palm Harbor. Following is a list of upcoming films: June 20 Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted June 25-27 Rise of the Guardians July 2-4 The Smurfs July 9-11 Hotel Transylvania July 16-18 Dr. Seuss The Lorax July 23-25 Cliffords Really Big Movie July 30-Aug. 1 Happy Feet Two Aug. 6-8 How to Train Your Dragon Aug. 13-15 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs As part of the program, a kids tray is available for $3.75. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Will Rogers Institute. For more information on Muvicos Summer Film Fest, visitwww.muvico.com/SummerFilmFest.aspx. Cobb Theatres Free Summer Kids Shows continue through Aug. 1. Movies are presented Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Locally, the program is being offered at Countryside 12, 27001 U.S. 19 N., Clearwater. Following is a list of upcoming films: June 20 The Pirates! Band of Misfits or Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted Photo courtesy of DREAMWORKS ANIMATIONMarty the Zebra (voice of Chris Rock) dazzles in his polka-dot afro circus costume in DreamWorks Animations Madagascar 3: Europes Most Wanted. The 2012 film will be screened at several area theaters as part of summertime kids movie programs. See KIDS FILMS, page 4B Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


4B Entertainment R Seminole Beacon, June 20, 2013 10799 PARKBLVD., SEMINOLESEMINOLEBONELESSWINGSNLB LIVEVIA SATELLITE HAPPYHOURMON.-SAT. 4-7 Every Tue. 6-8pmMAGICIAN6 New Burgers Angus Burger New Lunch Menu Starting at $5.99 Kids Game Room Kids Eat Free Every Tuesday with Adult 040413 LUNCH COUPON11am-4pm Mon.-Fri. onlyBuy One Get One of equal or lesser value 1 / 2 O F F Does not include Lunch Specials Menu. With the purchase of two beverages.Includes: sandwiches, salads, wraps, & baskets only. Does not include combos and specials. Dine-in only.We Are Collecting Donations For The Wounded Warriors! Doors open at 11:00, Early Bird games begin at NoonBright, clean, friendly environment!! Prices for paper packs are low!! Prizes are high!!Free donut and coffee with entry! Every Wednesday.CHAPEL ON THE HILL, UCC12601 Park Blvd. in Seminole727-391-2919 www.coth.org Lunch available010313Chapel Bingo iTHAI & SUSHIiTHAI & SUSHIAuthentic Thai Cuisine & Sushi Take-out & Delivery Available OPEN 11:30-3:00 Monday Saturday Sunday 4:30-9:3011002 Seminole Blvd. 202-6929Sushi Roll 2 for $10 ... Lunch Only 10%OFFAny Dinner or Lunch EntreeOffer Expires June 30, 2013061313NEW IN TOWN FOOD FUN COCKTAILS GAMESTOWNS BEST SPORTS COVERAGEBURGERS WINGS SEAFOODPOOL DARTS VIDEO GAMES 9685 Bay Pines Blvd.SEMINOLE(Across from VA Hospital) Import & Domestic Bucket Specials Sat. & Sun.393-9110HAPPY HOUR DAILY MON. FRI. 11am 7pmKID FRIENDLYEVERY FRIDAY 55 WINGS 4-7pmGOOD FOR 2ND DRINK FREEEQ OR LESSER VALUE(DOM. BOTTLE, DRAFT OR WELL COCKTAIL)www.thesportsbarandgrill.com 062013 MATCH THE POT! TOURNEYSPOOL SUN. & MON. 8PM DARTS TUES., WED., FRI. CORNHOLE SAT. Not valid with other specials/ discountsFri. June 28 $500 Dart Tournament 24th Anniversary Party with Band Sat. June 29 011013 125 Gulf Blvd., Indian Rocks Beach727-595-1320 www.jdsrestaurant.com R e s t a u r a n t & L o u n g e 062013Casual Waterfront Dining on the Intracoastal BreakfastSpecials! from $2& UpTues.-Fri.LIVE ENTERTAINMENT Every Day Inside and OutOutside Music on the Porch Tues.-Sun. 1-5pm & 6-10pmPiano Bar Inside Nightly FREE Shrimp Cocktail Buy 1 Get 1 JDs Famous $1 Burgers WEDNESDAY $1 Tacos & Hot Dogs THURSDAY Chicken Wings Specials SUNDAY $6.75 Fri. 6/21 1st Day of Summer Kookie Coconut Party Red 1-5pm North 2 South 6-10pm Sat. 6/22 Latria Savage 1-5pm North 2 South 6-10pmHAPPY HOUR 8AM-6PM CHEAP DRINKSCelebrating28 Years!$4.95 Value. With purchase of any meal. One coupon per table. Not valid with other offers. Exp. 6-30-13NOON CLOSEWith Purchase of Drink. Dine-in only.NOON 6pmWith Purchase of Drink. In Lounge Only. With Purchase of Drink. Dine in only.And Under! Noon-4pmCall ahead and take your lunch to the beach!LUNCH BASKETSCustomer Appreciation Tuesdays Back By Popular Demand Earlybirds ALL DAY & NIGHT MONDAYJAM SESSION3pm Jackie Vee & Rickie B$1 DOLLAR DRINKS 8pm to Close93.3 FLZs DJ Jaime FerreiraTUESDAYHAPPY HOUR ALL DAY & NIGHTWEDNESDAY$1 DOLLAR DRINK DAY Open to CloseTHURSDAYKARAOKEby Mollie 6-9pmLadies Drink FREE 10pm-1amSEXY POLE DANCE CONTESTFRIDAY6/21 LIVE MUSIC 10PM BUS STOP BANDSATURDAY6/22 LIVE MUSIC 10PM THE HUNKS OF FUNK062013 Smoke FREE! 14450 Walsingham Rd., Largo727-595-MAKO makosontherocks.com Open Everyday 4pm-3am HAPPY HOUR 4-82 for 1 Drafts$2 Wine & Wells$3 Calls Villa GallaceWaterfront Dining At Its Finest!AuthenticItalian Cuisine5Two Can Dine For $20Sunset Menu, Mon.-Thurs. 5-6pm Buy 1 Entree, Get 1 FREEat equal or lesser value up to $15 value.With purchase of bottle of wine. Good Sunday-Thursday only. Excludes holiday eves or holidays. Not valid with any other offer of discount. Expires 7/31/13Open, Mon.-Sat. 5:00-10:30pm Sunday 4-10pmReservations Recommendedwww.villagallace.com 727-596-0200109 Gulf Blvd., Indian Rocks Beach062013 One of Tampa Bays Top 50 Restaurants! -Tampa Bay Times June 25-27 Ice Age: Continental Drift or The Smurfs July 2-4 Rio or The Muppets Take Manhattan July 9-11 Dr. Seuss The Lorax or Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs July 16-18 Rise of the Guardians or Hop July 23-25 How to Train Your Dragon or Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel July 30-Aug. 1 Open Season 3 or Puss in Boots For information, visit www. cobbtheatres.com. Many of the films being offered through these programs debuted at the box office just last year. ParaNorman, for instance, was released in August 2012. ParaNorman is set in the town of Blithe Hollow, whose locals profit from mining the towns history as the site, 300 years ago, of a famous witchhunt. Norman Babcock (voiced by Kodi Smit-McPhee), an 11year-old, spends much of his days appreciating the finer points of scary movies and studying ghost lore. In fact, Norman is gifted with the ability to see and speak with the dead, such as his beloved grandmother (Elaine Stritch). Most days, he prefers their company to that of his flustered father (Jeff Garlin), spacey mother (Leslie Mann), and deeply superficial older sister Courtney (Anna Kendrick). At middle school, Norman dodges bullying Alvin (Christopher Mintz-Plasse), confides in the impressionable Neil (Tucker Albrizzi), and tries to tune out his blowhard teacher Mrs. Henscher (Alex Borstein). Norman is unexpectedly contacted by his odd uncle Prenderghast (John Goodman), who floors him with the revelation that a centuries-old witchs curse is real and is about to come true, and that only Norman will be able to stop it from going into overdrive and harming the townspeople. Once a septet of zombies led by The Judge (Bernard Hill) suddenly rises from their graves, Norman finds himself caught in a wild race against time alongside Courtney, Alvin, Neil, and Neils musclebound older brother Mitch (Casey Affleck) as Sheriff Hooper (Tempestt Bledsoe) chases them all. Worse, the town is up in arms and taking up arms. Norman bravely summons up all that makes a hero courage and compassion as he finds his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits. Dr. Seuss The Lorax hit screens originally in March 2012. The animated adventure follows the journey of a 12-year-old as he searches for a real Truffula Tree, the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To get it he must find the story of the Lorax, the acerbic yet charming character who fights to protect his world. Lending their vocal talents to the project are Danny DeVito as the iconic title character of the Lorax and Ed Helms as the enigmatic Once-ler. Also bringing their voices to the adventure are global superstars Zac Efron as Ted, the idealistic youth who searches for the Lorax, and Taylor Swift as Audrey, the girl of Teds dreams. Rounding out the cast are Rob Riggle as the villain OHare, Jenny Slate as Teds protective mother and beloved actress Betty White as Teds wise Grammy Norma. Rise of the Guardians arrived in theaters in November 2012. Rise of the Guardians is an epic and magical adventure that tells the story of Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, the Sandman and Jack Frost legendary characters with previously unknown extraordinary abilities. When an evil spirit known as Pitch lays down the gauntlet to take over the world, the immortal Guardians must join forces to protect the hopes, beliefs and imagination of children everywhere. Madagascar 3 was originally released in June of 2012. In the third installment of the popular franchise, Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the Hippo, and Melman the Giraffe are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple and of course, King Julien, Maurice and the Penguins are all along for the comedic adventure. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent Madagascar style. The Smurfs dates back to July 2011. When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the Smurfs out of their village, theyre forced through a portal, out of their world and into ours, landing in the middle of New Yorks Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down. The July 2 screening of The Smurfs at Seminole TouchStar Cinemas will provide an opportunity for children and adults to catch the first franchise film prior to the release of the first sequel. The Smurfs 2 will open in wide release on July 31.For more movie news, visit www.TBNweekly.com. Click on the Movie News & Reviews link on the left-side menu. KIDS FILMS, from page 3B LOOKING AHEAD, from page 2Bdomination of MTV around the world. Coverdale was recently namedone of Revolvers Greatest Living Rock Stars and the UKs Kerrang! voted Coverdale the Last Great Rock Star. The bands newest effort, Made in Japan, is a new DVD/live CD package that features performance footage shot in stunning HD in 5.1 and stereo. Chick Corea and Bela Fleck, Friday, Aug. 23, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $45. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. The show is a new date for the March 24 concert which was canceled. Tickets for the originally scheduled date of March 24 will be honored. The Grammy-winning duet will combine Corea and Flecks most recognizable tunes with the music from their Latin Grammy-winning album The Enchantment. With a mix of jazz and pop standards, crossing a myriad of genres including jazz, bluegrass, rock, flamenco and gospel, this will be a casual, intimate evening with two legends from different musical worlds. Dunedin So, You Think Youre A Movie Buff?, dinner and show, presented by the Gypsy Stage Repertory Company, Friday and Saturday, June 21-22, at Showcase Arts Foundation, 2664 Enterprise Road, Clearwater. Performances will be Friday, 8 p.m.; and Saturday, 7 p.m. Saturdays performance is a dinner show. The doors will open 6:30 p.m. Cost is $10 for Fridays performance; $20 in advance and $25 at the door for Saturdays performance. For Saturdays performance, cost includes a pasta dinner buffet and dessert, ice tea and water. Beer, wine and soft drinks will be available by donation. Seating is limited. For reservations, call 348-6682. This will be a night of fun and unique entertainment where scenes, monologues and iconic one-liners from famous films are performed live with a trivia twist. Audiences will be given a form that follows along with the scenes. They will be asked to name the movie, the actors or characters or to identify movie theme songs. People with the most correct answers win prizes. The 11th annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival, Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Main Street in downtown Dunedin. Attendees will meet some of the countrys finest crafters with products all handmade in the United States. Botanical hotplates, ceramic planters, functional pottery, hair accessories, handmade one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces and an expansive Green Market offers something for every taste and budget. Admission is free. Visit www.artfestival.com. So, You Think Youre A Movie Buff?, dinner and show, presented by the Gypsy Stage Repertory Company, Thursday, June 27, at Chef Johns at Beso Del Sol Restaurant, on the fourth floor of the Beso Del Sol Resort, 1420 Bayshore Blvd., Suite 401, Dunedin. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. for dinner. This will be a night of fun and unique entertainment where scenes, monologues and iconic one-liners from famous films are performed live with a trivia twist. Audiences will be given a form that follows along with the scenes. They will be asked to name the movie, the actors or characters or to identify movie theme songs. People with the most correct answers win prizes. The grand prize includes a free three-day, two-night hotel stay at Beso Del Sol Resort. Cost is $75 per couple or $40 for a single ticket. Seating is limited. For reservations, call 437-0226 or email chefjohns@outlook.com.Gulfport USA Dance Mondays, June 24, July 29 and August 26, 7 to 10:15 p.m., at Gulfport Casino, 5500 Shore Blvd., Gulfport. Admission is $7 and includes a dance workshop, professional and amateur exhibitions, dance hosts and snacks. For information, call 397-5754. Geckofest Saturday, Aug. 31, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., on Beach Boulevard South in Gulfport. This years theme will be Saturday Night Gecko showcasing the 1970s. The annual Geckofest features live music, local artists and crafters, a kids area, street performers, parade and costume contest. Visit www.geckofest.com. Largo The Swashbuckling Adventures of Alex Jones, with book, music and lyrics by Jason Tucker, July 12-21, presented by Eight OClock Theatre, at Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive, Largo. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $25.50 for adults and $12.50 for children 19 and younger. Call 587-6793. So You Think Youre a Movie Buff?, Friday, July 19, 8 p.m., at the Largo Community Center, 400 Alt. Keene Road, Largo. Black Box Theatre and the Gypsy Stage Repertory will present So You Think Youre a Movie Buff? The event will offer a night of fun and unique entertainment where scenes, monologues and iconic one-liners from famous films are performed live with a trivia twist, according to a press release. Attendees may follow along and answer questions and/or name the movie, the actors, character names, movie theme song and more. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Prizes will be awarded. Call 518-3131 or visit LargoCommunityCenter.com.Madeira Beach Mad Beach Car Show, Saturday, June 22, 2 to 7 p.m., at 15004 Madeira Way, Madeira Beach. The Mad Beach Car Show is a professionally judged show and will bring an assortment of classic and custom cars. Show cars, roadsters, coupes, hot rods, woodies, and antique muscle cars will be displayed along Madeira Way, between Gulf Boulevard and 150th Avenue North. This free event will include food and auto-related vendors, DJs spinning oldies from the s and s and entertainment for the entire family. The show is another Monthly Madness on Mad Beach event produced by SIK Promotions. Visit www.SIKpromotions.com or call 322-5217 for more information. The Madeira Beach Craft Festival, Saturday and Sunday, July 6-7, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Madeira Way between Gulf Boulevard and 150th Avenue, Madeira Beach. American Craft Endeavors will present this show which will have Madeira Way lined with fine crafters from all areas displaying their works for sale. Attendees may browse and purchase a wide variety of ceramics, jewelry, stained glass and metal works. Admission is free. Visit www.artfestival.com.Safety Harbor Author event, Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m., at Safety Harbor Public Library, 101 Second St. N., Safety Harbor. Caladesi cookbook author Terry Fortner will share stories of historic Florida. Fortner, a Tampa Bay Times Reading Festival featured author, is the author of Caladesi Island Cookbook: Recipes from a Florida Lifetime, 18951992. She will retell her ancestors stories about life before modern conveniences and Florida pioneers making a home in paradise. Copies of her book will be available for sale and signing. This program is free and open to the public. Call 724-1525, ext. 4112.St. Petersburg Homeless Mammoths Wander New England, by Madeleine George, presented by American Stage Theatre, through June 30; previews May 29-30, at the Raymond James Theatre, 163 Third St. N., St. Petersburg. Call 823-PLAY (7529) or visit www.americanstage.org. Generally, main stage performances are Wednesday through Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Saturday and Sunday, 3 p.m. Ticket prices range from $29 to $59 depending on the date and time of the performance. The Scott & Patti Show, Friday through Saturday, June 2123, 8 p.m., at freeFall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Tickets are $18. Call 498-5205 or visit freefalltheatre.com. This allnew nightclub act is part of the immensely popular Tandem Series. Tampa Bay favorite Matthew McGee and popular entertainer Scott Daniel have joined forces to present The Scott & Patti show, a Steve and Eydie style lounge act filled with inappropriate humor, sequined costumes, tasteless song parodies, bouffant wigs and cringe-inducing audience participation. All proceeds will be donated to freeFall Theatre and Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. Opera Idol, Friday, June 21, 7:30 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church, 701 Beach Drive NE, St. Petersburg. Tickets are $15. Call 823-2040 or www.stpeteopera.org. St. Petersburg Opera presents its sixth class of Music in Motion singers in an evening of arias. Each of the singers has worked in a master class setting with Maestro Sforzini. This evening they present the results of their coachings and study and compete for an audience choice award. Additional entertainment during vote tallying will be provided by the reigning Opera Idol Aleksandra Ritums. Kool & the Gang and the Ohio Players, Friday, June 21, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $39. Call 892-5767 or visit www.themahaffey.com. Lets groove with Kool & The Gang and The Ohio Players at the hottest live music event celebrating summer: Rhythm and Grooves 2013. Its party time with a unique blend of rhythm and blues, soul and funk with two groups that between them has sold more than 75 million records. Kool & The Gangs signature instrumental sound and fierce horn arrangements mean boogie to thousands. Their monster, international infectious Celebration is a song for good times. Street funk and underground R&B pioneers, The Ohio Players still perform all of their original, danceable music without computers and sound enhancers. Get Down on It, Ladies Night, Fire and Rollercoaster are hits to remember. See LOOKING AHEAD, page 10B Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Borland is also continuing with her afternoon watercolor, oil and acrylic painting class Monday from 1 to 4 p.m. On Mondays from 1 to 4 p.m. Barbra Kuzin is teaching a class in watercolor, oil and acrylics for all levels. Jim Ladds mixed media class with emphasis on yupo runs from 1 to 4 p.m. on Wednesdays. In the fall Sylvia Haupt will teach a beginning intermediate pastel class. G. Monique Noujaim will bring the art of Ikebana to the art center. Jim Melton joins the art center, teaching intermediate-advanced watercolor. Tena Bass will continue with an adult scrap-booking class. Mary Spires will add a Wednesday evening beginning watercolor class when she returns in the fall. Parents are invited to stop in and sign their children up for our Kreative Kids Summer Camp. Sessions will run through the end of July. The schedule is also available on the centers website. Nancy Phelps is returning to the pottery studio. In addition, the center is welcoming Joyce Scalzo to the staff in the pottery studio. Visitors to the art center will experience the imagination of more than 30 artists who participated in the First Annual West Coast of Floridas Surf Skate Skim design competition and exhibition. Visit www.beachartcenter.org.Studio@620 receives program grantST. PETERSBURG Studio@620 recently was chosen by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation for its Untraditional Artist Residency program grant.The Studio@620 in St. Petersburg, is one of 10 grantee teams chosen nationwide, and the only one in the Southeast to receive a grant through the Doris Duke Artist Residencies to Build Demand for the Arts. The nonprofit center will receive $80,000 to partner with vocalist/actor/writer Sharon Scott to create a multi-disciplinary artist accelerator featuring jazz, contemporary dance, and/or theater work developed by Generation Y, also known as Millennial, artists. Scott will direct the initiative and serve as mentor to the artists, helping them to conceptualize their works. The 18-month-long project will develop innovative ways to engage the digital first Generation Y audience that will increase interest in jazz, contemporary dance, and/or theater. The program will inspire the audience to move from engagement through the small screen interface into a physical venue to experience live performance and then back again to the small screen. The program will use social media and digital community networking to announce the call to Generation Y emerging artists. According to a press release from Studio@620, 12 emerging artists will be recruited to develop works virtually and in workshops that will incubate original jazz, theatre and/or contemporary dance. From these, six artists will be chosen for live performances at the Studio@620 facility. Application procedures for the program will be announced at the end of June. As we celebrate our 10th anniversary later this month, we will celebrate our organizations receipt of this prestigious award and look forward to seeking out and developing new artistic talent from our community, said Bob Devin Jones in the press release. Jones is artist director of the Studio @620. Working digitally and later presenting live performances benefits the artists, our audience development, and St. Petersburg. Unlike traditional residency programs, the Doris Duke Artist Residencies to Build Demand for the Arts program supports partnerships between artists and organizations, enabling participants to create and pilot methods for reaching the public and developing individuals interest in and conventional notions about artists residences to encourage organizations and artist to work in new, imaginative ways to meet this challenge. The Studio@620 is at 620 First Ave. S., St. Petersburg. Its mission is to provide a place in which people can experience artistic and educational programs in innovative ways; to bring people from diverse cultural backgrounds and experiences together as artists, audiences and volunteers; to work collaboratively with artistic, educational, and cultural organizations in and beyond our community; and to develop artistic and educational programs that integrate a variety of art forms in order to encourage new cultural experiences both for the audience and the artists. Visit www.thestudioat620.org.Kiwanis to host tribute concertLARGO In an effort to raise funds for service projects, the Kiwanis Club of Largo/Mid-Pinellas is sponsoring a concert featuring The Chilly Winds, a tribute to the music of The Kingston Trio on June 27, 7 p.m., at Largo Community Center, 400 Alt. Keene Road. General admission tickets are $15, and reserved seats are $17. All tickets at the door on the night of the show will be $18. For advance tickets, call the club at 536-0412 or the Community Center at 518-3131.LCC summer camp setLARGO The magical summer theater camp experience has returned to Largo Cultural Center, 105 Central Park Drive. For those who are interested in working behind the scenes of a theatrical production, the Largo Cultural Center will present its Technical Theatre Production Camp this summer. Designed for students age 12 to 18, this camp offers an opportunity to gain training in working with scenery, rigging, audio, video and lighting equipment. Largo Cultural Centers technical staff will teach the camp. It will run Monday through Friday, July 22-26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Before and after care is available. Space is limited. To register, visit Highland Recreation Complex, 400 Highland Ave.; or Southwest Recreation Complex, 13120 Vonn Road. For information, call 518-3106 or 518-3125, or visit LargoArts.com. LOCAL NEWSwww.TBNweekly.com Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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Performances will be Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; and Sunday, 7 p.m. Matinees will be Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time. Tony Award-winning librettist Arthur Laurents book remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The score by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim a collection of standards that includes Tonight, America, Maria, I Feel Pretty and Somewhere is widely regarded as one of the best ever written. And the extraordinary, Tony-winning choreography by Jerome Robbins completely changed the language of Broadway dance. Laurents Broadway direction is re-created for the tour by David Saint, the associate director on Broadway. Tony Award-nominee Joey McKneely methodically reproduces the original Robbins choreography. West Side Story tells the story of star-crossed lovers Tony and Maria as they struggle to rise above the hatred and intolerance that surrounds them. This tour offers a bold new design that builds on the shows raw power and emotion to create a fresh experience unlike any that came before it. James Youmans headed scenic design. His rsum includes Gypsy on Broadway as well as Matt and Ben, Hedwig and the Angry Itch and The Petrified Prince off-Broadway and the national tour for Cinderella. The touring cast features Addison Reid Coe as Tony and MaryJoanna Grisso as Maria. Coes love for theatre and film was cultivated by his mother who has love and endless knowledge of golden age musicals and films. It wasnt until his senior year in high school that Addison started to actively pursue singing and acting. When he didnt make the varsity soccer team, he joined choir, where his high school teacher saw the potential in him. Coe attended Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich., where he studied vocal performance for three years then changed his major to business communications and finished his degree in the fall of 2011. After playing Warner in Legally Blonde at Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre, Coe was tapped for the national tour of West Side Story. Grisso grew up in Morgantown, W.V. She started performing at an early age and received both encouragement and instruction at home: Her mother is a music teacher and her father is a musician. She attended West Virginia University and graduated with a bachelors degree in vocal performance and a minor in theater. She starred in leading roles in several main stage productions at the university. Also on tour in supporting roles are Michelle Alves as Anita, Theo Lencicki as Riff and Andrs Acosta as Bernardo. Rounding out the current company of West Side Story are Amber Ardolino, Yesenia Ayala, Lauren Cannon, Konrad Case, Blue Cervini, Max Chucker, Mark Deler, Erika Hebron, Dan Higgins, Matthew Krob, Greg London, Guy Mandia Jr, ThomasPhotos by CAROL ROSEGG West Side Story was his first musical, and was followed by Gypsy, Anyone Can Whistle, Nick & Nora and others. His first screenplay was The Snake Pit in 1948, followed by others such as Rope, Anastasia, The Way We Were and The Turning Point. His posthumous memoir, The Rest of the Story, was published in 2012. Bernstein transformed the way Americans and people everywhere hear and appreciate music. A few of his many compositions include the symphonies Jeremiah and The Age of Anxiety, the theater piece Mass, Chichester Psalms, Divertimento, the film score for On the Waterfront, the ballets Fancy Free and Facsimile and the operas Trouble in Tahiti and A Quiet Place. He was music director of the New York Philharmonic from 1958 to 1969 and, over his lifetime, conducted many of the major orchestras of the world. His Broadway musicals include Wonderful Town, Candide, Pennsylvania Avenue and West Side Story. Sondheim, a composer and lyricist, is known for his prolific contributions to musical theater. He wrote the music and lyrics for Saturday Night, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Anyone Can Whistle, Company, Follies, A Little Night Music, The Frogs, Pacific Overtures, Sweeney Todd, Merrily We Roll Along, Sunday in the Park With George, Into the Woods, Assassins, Passion and Road Show, as well as lyrics for West Side Story, Gypsy, Do I Hear a Waltz? and additional lyrics for Candide. For information, call 791-7400 or visit www.RuthEckerdHall .com. Mothershed, Louie Napoleon, Thaddeus Pearson, Josh Pins, Anthony Raimondi, J. Nycole Ralph, Tory Ramirez, Bridget Riley, Ricardo Rique-Sanchez, Arianna Rosario, Carolina Sanchez, Michael Shultz, Jeff M. Smith, Tony Thomas, Juan Torres-Falcon and Laura Volpacchio. Debuting on Broadway in 1957, West Side Story was written by three theatrical luminaries: two-time Tony Award-winner Arthur Laurents (book) and multiple Tony and Grammy Awardwinners Leonard Bernstein (music) and Stephen Sondheim (lyrics) in his Broadway debut. Laurents first play, Home of the Brave, opened on Broadway in 1945, followed by many others. His most recent plays are A Key Change and Come Back, Come Back, Wherever You Are. Above, right, The West Side Story Company brings the national tour to the Tampa Bay area June 21-23 at Ruth Eckerd Hall. Stuart Society presents $500,000 check to Museum of Fine ArtsST. PETERSBURG The Stuart Society made history at the final meeting of the season on May 16 in the Marly Room. President Charlotte Kendall presented a $500,000 check the largest ever to President of the Board Howard Mills and Curator of Public Programs Anna Glenn to support educational programs and exhibitions. The Board of Trustees of the Museum of Fine Arts and the staff graciously accept this wonderful gift from The argaret Acheson Stuart Society, Mills said in a press release. The Stuart Society continues to fulfill its mission of supporting museum activities and educational programming. We are particularly thrilled with the societys gift this year and are in awe of the groups ability to generate funds through their successful production of the 2013 Wine Weekend. Once again, we thank the Stuart Society for their fundraising efforts on behalf of the Museum of Fine Arts. I have been honored to serve as Stuart Society President, Kendall said. I cannot say enough about the commitment of the officers, event and committee chairs, and members. They devote countless hours to our programs and fundraisers and provide generous financial support to the museum we love. What a year it has been for all of us. Even at this meeting the Stuart Society was looking ahead. Kendall passed the gavel to Margaret Amley, the 50th president. Provisionals became members and event chairs requested support. Tickets were already being sold for the Smartly Dressed Fashion Show on Nov. 8. The Stuart Society never takes a summer vacation. In addition to Amley, the new officers include Gail Phares, president-elect; Maggi McQueen, vice president; Jane Beam, recording secretary; Sue Froid, corresponding secretary; Ginger Grimes, treasurer; and Elise Minkoff, parliamentarian. The standing committee chairs are Glenn Mosby, ways and means; Chris Hilton, volunteer activities; Carol Piper and Lynn Cox, provisionals 2013-14 and 2014-15 respectively; Susan Lahey, The Scene editor; Carol Russell, programs; Mary Evertz, publicity; and Parsla Mason, nominating. The event and project chairs are Carol Fisher and Elise Minkoff, Smartly Dressed Fashion Show; Dimity Carlson, with Patricia Rossignol and John William Barger III as the contributing chairs, Wine Week; Kathy Whittemore and Jane Schaumberg, Affaires dArt; and Lorraine Danna, the Brick Project. Dale Wybrow and Elizabeth Walters-Alison are the coordinating chairs of Art in Bloom 2014, and Betty Shamas will oversee the installation of the floral designs. Becky Wells, Gail Pyhel, and Whitney Shouppe are chairing Flowers After Hours, the preview party, and Glenn Mosby and Martha Buttner, the luncheon. The schedule features Smartly Dressed Fashion Show, Nov. 8, 2013; and Wine Week, Feb. 2-9, 2014; as well as a wide variety of Affaires dArt throughout the season. Art in Bloom is set for March 7-11. The luncheon will begin the spring celebration on Friday, March 7, and Flowers After Hours will be on Saturday, March 8. Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com


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SHOP LOCALLY SHOP LOCALLY SUNS A TIONAL S AVINGS SUNS A TIONAL S AVINGS LaserSpectacular: Music of Pink Floyd Saturday, June 22, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $39. Call 892-5767 or visit www.themahaffey.com. Paramounts LaserSpectacular, the smash hit multi-media laser and light show featuring the music of Pink Floyd, illuminates The Mahaffey this summer. The excitement of a live concert, a giant video screen presentation, special effects lighting and state-of-theart laser technology continue to delight and entertain audiences worldwide. A cult classic, LaserSpectacular has toured for 25 years presenting the music of Pink Floyd as never seen before. In honor of the shows 25th anniversary, new songs have been added to the show list. The audience, surrounded by 10,000 watts of concert quality sound, is carried away on a mind-expanding journey driven by cutting edge effects during the two-hour show. This years Pink Floyd LaserSpectacular features The Dark Side of the Moon. The second half of the show features The Best of Pink Floyd including The Wall. The Medium, presented by St. Petersburg Opera; Saturday, June 29, 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, June 30, 2p.m., at The P alladium Theater, 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $20. Call 823-2040 or visit www.stpeteopera.org. St. Petersburg Opera will kick off its first summer opera festival with Giancarlo Menottis chilling story of a psychic who pretends to communicate with the dead relatives of her gullible customers. During one of her sances, something happens that she cannot explain, which leads her to question whether its all a fake or not. The production stars Melissa Misener as Baba, Stefanie Izzo as Monica, Rim Karnavicius, Michelle Rego, Mindy Mabry, and Christopher Romeo. Izzo recently sang the role of Monica in an Off Broadway production and was hailed as bringing a gorgeously rich and full sound to the part. The opera will be performed in English with the original orchestration and will be fully staged. Jay and Silent Bob, Saturday, July 6, 7:30 p.m., at the Palladium at St. Petersburg College, 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $25. Call 791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com. Jay and Silent Bob are back. Kevin Smith and Jason Mewes are hitting the road with their new animated film, Jay & Silent Bobs Super Groovy Cartoon Movie, which blazes across America in a series of one-night-only shows. The legendary best buds from Jersey are back to dispense weed and wisdom in cartoon form and audiences will have the opportunity to watch the new movie and stick around for a rip-roaring Q&A afterwards. Produced by Mewes and directed by first-time filmmaker Steve Stark, Jay & Silent Bobs Super Groovy Cartoon Movie features the voice talents of Eliza Dushku, Tara Strong, Ralph Garman, Neil Gaiman, Ben Gleib, Jon Lovitz and the podcast stars of Smiths SModcast Network. When they can no longer stomach the ever-growing weed of suburban crime, Jay and Silent Bob take on the mantles of costumed avengers Bluntman and Chronic, smashing super-villains they accidentally create. Spring Awakening, with book and lyrics by Steven Sater, music by Duncan Sheik; based on the play by Frank Wedekind; July 19 through Aug. 18, at freeFall Theatre, 6099 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. Call 498-5205 or visit www.freefalltheatre.com. Performances are Thursday, 7 p.m.; and Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Saturday and Sunday, 2 p.m. Tickets are $37 for adults and $34 for students, seniors and military members. There is a $7 surcharge for premium seating. George Lopez, Friday, July 19, 8 p.m., at The Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $46. Call 893-7832 or visit themahaffey.com. 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My Name is Asher Lev, by Aaron Posner, adapted from the novel by Chaim Potok; presented by American Stage Theatre, July 19 through Aug. 25; previews July 17-18, at the Raymond James Theatre, 163 Third St. N., St. Petersburg. Call 823-PLAY (7529) or visit www.americanstage.org. Generally, main stage performances are Wednesday through Saturday, 8 p.m. Matinees are Saturday and Sunday, 3 p.m. Ticket prices range from $29 to $59 depending on the date and time of the performance. Vans Warped Tour, Friday, July 26, 11 a.m., Vinoy Park, 500 Bay Shore Drive, St. Petersburg. Tickets start at $42.50. Visit www.vanswarpedtour.com. This summers diverse tour lineup will feature Sleeping With Sirens, We Came As Romans, Motion City Soundtrack, The Wonder Years, Bring Me The Horizon, Reel Big Fish, Crown The Empire, The Story So Far and many more. In addition, festivalgoers will experience an expanded Acoustic Basement, which features established and up-and-coming acoustic artists, such as William Beckett, Allison Weiss and The American Scene. Tampa Mayhem Festival Wednesday, July 31, noon, at Live Nation Amphitheater, 4802 U.S. 301 N., Tampa. Tickets start at $32.50. Call 813-740-2446 or visit www.livenation.com. This years lineup will feature performances by Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Amon Amarth, Machine Head, Children Of Bodom, Behemoth, Job For A Cowboy, Emmure, Born Of Osiris, Motionless In White, Butcher Babies, Battlecross, Huntress, Thrown Into Exile and City In The Sea.Tarpon Springs Singing Tree, Thursday, June 27, 7:30 p.m., at Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 South Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Singing Tree is an acoustic duo playing folk music with a classical twist with Ray Belanger on hammered dulcimer and Lloyd Goldstein on double bass. The duo performs a wide variety of folk music from around the world employing traditional, classical and contemporary styles of arrangement and performance. Cost is $16 for adults and $14 for members and student. Call 942-5605 or visit www.tarponarts.org. A Night at the POPera featuring Klassika, Sunday, June 30, 7 p.m., at Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center, 324 Pine St., Tarpon Springs. Cost is $16 for adults and $14 for members and students. Call 942-5605 or visit www.tarponarts.org. Florida Folk with Pete Gallagher, Pat Barmore and Elan Chalford; Friday, July 12, 8 p.m., at Tarpon Springs Cultural Center 101 South Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Tickets are $14 for adults and $10 for members and students. Call 942-5605 or visit www.tar ponarts.org. 2PM: Pete Price, Pete Hennings and Mike Jurgensen; Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m., at Tarpon Springs Cultural Center, 101 South Pinellas Ave., Tarpon Springs. Cost is $16 for adults and $14 for members and students. Call 942-5605 or visit www.tarponarts.org. 2PM is Pete Price, Pete Hennings, and Mike Jurgensen, a trio of talented musicians who blend their varied musical talents into an eclectic mix of material, from original songs to well-known standards by the Beatles and the Everly Brothers, from country to contemporary folk. LOOKING AHEAD, from page 4B Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved www.tbnweekly.com