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musiC 30 The kids are alright Five-year-old Sadie and her “skull rock” just might
Readers react to stories in our last issue
19 Pros of protein
7 This Modern World
Orlando Meats provides a sanctum for the carnivore
be the future of electro punk. Feel old yet?
9 Informed Dissent
A New Year’s resolution
Raise a toast to a newer, healthier you with this new take on the French 75 … with a twist of kombucha
31 Picks This Week
7 ICYMI News you need to know but may have missed in the past week
Great live music rattles Orlando every night of the week
22 Recently Reviewed Short takes on restaurants we’ve reviewed recently
Central Florida lawmakers are frustrated over the lack of housing as Puerto Rican evacuees arrive in Orlando daily
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arts + Culture
15 Body text(s) Three books that investigate the terrors and pleasures of the corporeal
17 Live Active Cultures
27 An odd shape
The Shape of Water is an original but ungainly creation
34 The Week
35 Down the Road 29 On Screens in Orlando
Movies playing this week: Hostiles, Insidious: The Last Key and more
42 Savage Love
Plenty of exciting plays are coming to Orlando in 2018, but it looks like a relatively quiet year ahead in the theme parks
42 Gimme Shelter 43 Classifieds
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Readers react to stories from the Dec. 27 issue. On Dec. 27, we reported that Fashion Square Mall had taken another major hit in its struggle to rebound when the StrikeOuts Bowling and Entertainment Center closed abruptly earlier this month. The family entertainment center was billed as part of the recovery when it opened in 2014; Up Development, former owner of the mall, opened StrikeOuts just as other tenants at the mall began to leave. @Carina Brooks-King The area has gone hipster. Hipsters don’t go to the mall. @Dan Meneely I’ve been going to this mall for years, since the 1980s. I have often taken my son to this bowling alley. I even had a friend and work colleague who leased a retail space there for a while. Everything I have seen over the years tells me that it’s either become a dead space due to the current online buying trends or someone in charge is killing it off.
@Nico Lucido Turn it into a giant Olive Garden featuring the world’s largest salad and breadsticks. On Dec. 27, we published a story showcasing five times U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio was useless to the general public in 2017, from his inconsistency when it comes to meeting with constituents to his ineptitude in terms of standing up for immigrants in the age of Trump. @Celena Thomas Why do Cubans vote for him over and over? I understand the Cuban connection, but he’s doing nothing for any of us. @Douglas Cole Rubio is a corporate tool, through and through. @Jimmy Calvert This is the problem with all of them. How can any of you be proud of the U.S. when we have people like this representing us? I’m not proud to be a part of this greedy, lawless country. You all make me sick.
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BY XANDER PETERS
A REPUBLIC, IF YOU CAN KEEP IT A New Year’s resolution There’s a famous anecdote – possibly
apocryphal – about the time Benjamin Franklin, when leaving the Constitutional Convention of 1787, was approached by a woman asking what kind of government the clandestine gathering had produced. “A republic,” Franklin is said to have replied, “if you can keep it.” I’ve been thinking about that line – and the idea behind it – a lot lately, as we stand at the precipice of another new year and look in the rearview at an unsettling 2017. There’s an undeniable fragility to this moment in time, a sense that the country is ripping itself asunder, perhaps irreparably. Sure, there’s Donald Trump, a corporeal incarnation of malice, narcissism, self-delusion, mendacity and graft, helped into office by a meddling foreign government and the racism of many of his supporters. But it’s more than that. It’s also the widening gap between rich and poor – U.S. income inequality ranks among the highest in developed countries – and a social safety net that is threatened while the wealthiest are showered with tax benefits, something of a parallel to the waning days of the ancien régime. There are the increasingly authoritarian proclivities of the ruling party and its leader (and its subservient propaganda outlets). There are naked legislative and congressional gerrymanders that render urban minority votes less meaningful than rural white ones. (And, for that matter, there’s the U.S. Senate, where twothirds of the nation’s citizens will be represented by less than one-third of senators by 2040, as more people migrate to the biggest states.) There’s the self-segregation of social media, amplifying enmity and reinforcing beliefs we already hold, whatever the reality. There’s the rise of the alt-right and white supremacist groups. And there’s the zero-sum mentality permeating our politics. All of that, of course, ignores two existential threats to both the country and the planet: the administration’s refusal to act on climate change at the behest of its fossil-fuels backers, and its saberrattling with a nuclear-armed North Korea. None of this bodes well, considering that this anxious undercurrent exists amid a growing economy that has added jobs every month for almost eight years. (Side note: Whenever Trump brags about the economy, remember it’s a classic case of being born on third base and thinking you hit a triple.) Imagine
what happens when that inevitably goes south. The rearview of 2017 is indeed unsettling. But America has survived over the last 23 decades – two world wars, one civil war, the Great Depression, the Cold War. It’s survived the corruption of Richard Nixon and the incompetence of George W. Bush, the fecklessness of James Buchanan and the genocide of Andrew Jackson. And the republic will also survive the presidency of Donald J. Trump. But only if we can keep it. “The brevity of [Franklin’s] response,” the late historian Richard Beeman once wrote, “should not cause us to undervalue its essential meaning: Democratic republics are not merely founded upon the consent of the people, they are also absolutely dependent upon the active and informed involvement of the people for their continued good health.” For all the perfidy and avarice and chaos of the present regime, 2017 also gave hope for the New Year. We saw it in the Women’s March, in the protests of the Muslim ban at airports across the country, in the mass demonstrations against racism and white supremacy, in the swell of activism that prevented the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, in the rise of the resistance, in the increasing outspokenness of the religious left, in the elections in Virginia and Alabama and elsewhere – all examples of that “active and informed involvement of the people” pushing back at encroachments on democratic norms and basic human decency. What Franklin was saying 230 years ago was that the republic can only be maintained with perpetual vigilance, lest it devolve into despotism. The first year of the Trump administration has only underlined his point. The second year of the Trump administration will be no different. It’s up to us to resist the White House’s racial revanchism. It’s up to us to counter fiction with fact, to demand reality-based policymaking. And, most important, it’s up to us to defeat those politicians who, because they want to ban abortion or shower their benefactors with tax goodies or start another war in the Middle East, tolerate or facilitate the president’s abuses of power. This is a time for resolutions, so this is mine for 2018: Throw the bums out, and keep the damn republic. @jeffreybillman on Twitter firstname.lastname@example.org
Florida health officials will offer an HIV prevention drug in 2018, Disney World adjusts its policies in the wake of the Las Vegas attack and other things you may have missed in the last week Florida health officials will offer HIV prevention drug for free by end of 2018: As part of its efforts to reduce new HIV infections, the Florida Department of Health began rolling out a statewide PrEP initiative in October. All 67 county health departments should have PrEP available by the end of 2018, according to officials. Patients who need the prevention drug will be evaluated clinically and provided access to medication based on their eligibility requirements. The department’s PrEP initiative for patients includes testing for HIV, hepatitis C and liver function; education on the drug; prescription of PrEP medications and a three-month followup.
Disney World adjusts housekeeping policy in wake of Las Vegas attack: Over the years, Disney has been known to go to extremes in terms of guest safety. Now, in their latest move, precipitated by the Las Vegas shootings at Mandalay Bay, the resort has begun removing all “Do Not Disturb” signs and replacing them with “Room Occupied” signs. Also noted on the signs is language that states “staff reserve the right to enter your room for any purposes including, but not limited to, performing maintenance and repairs or checking on the safety and security of guests and property.”
Trump was supposed to be ‘back at work’ last week, but he was golfing in Florida: On Christmas Day, President Trump tweeted to his more than 45 million followers wishing them a “great Christmas” and saying “tomorrow it’s back to work in order to Make America Great Again.” Tomorrow came and went, however, as did the following day, with Trump sharpening his golf game at Mar-a-Lago. The outings marked his 85th and 86th days at a Trump golf property, meaning he’s spent roughly a quarter of his time as president on the unforgiving greens instead of in the Oval Office.
Florida lawmaker says Department of Justice is ‘kind of off the rails’: It was supposed to be just another interview, but comments by Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Naples, went above and beyond the typical and entered the realm of sound-bite hell last week. When questioned by MSNBC host Hallie Jackson on President Trump’s most recent tweet about the FBI, Rooney replied, “I’m very concerned that [the Department of Justice] and the FBI, what do you want to call it, Deep State or what, are kind of off the rails.” Jackson seemed stunned, but Rooney doubled (and quadrupled) down on his opinion that Congress needs to “purge the DOJ.”
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No room for your kiN Central Florida lawmakers are frustrated over the lack of housing as Puerto Rican evacuees arrive in Orlando daily By Mon ivette Cor d ei r o
ore than 100 days after Hurricane Maria’s apocalyptic winds tore through Puerto Rico leaving floods, collapsed houses and bodies in its wake, the island remains shrouded in darkness. Half of the 3.4 million U.S. citizens in the American territory are living without power, three months after Maria made landfall on Sept. 20 and destroyed the island’s electrical grid – and many will likely remain that way until May, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. In the most dire cases, no electricity means no access to clean drinking water, no schools, no jobs, no medicine – no hope that things will return to normal anytime soon. As Puerto Rico’s situation continues to deteriorate, hundreds of thousands of people have escaped to Florida for a respite from the despair. Instead, they’ve fled headfirst into our state’s dreadful affordable housing crisis. The Orlando metro area ranks third in the nation for its lack of affordable rentals, with 18 affordable units available for every 100 extremely low-income families, according to a National Low Income Housing Coalition study. Local officials and nonprofits have been scrambling to accommodate evacuees who haven’t been able
formally request an extension of FEMA’s hotel voucher program so hurricane victims could continue receiving help. The Transitional Shelter Assistance (TSA) program pays for a short-term stay at participating motels and hotels while evacuees look for permanent housing. “We know you are diligently working on recovery efforts in Puerto Rico, but we must also coordinate with your government for relief services needed in Florida,” the letter said. “It has become apparent that in order for us to get financial assistance from the federal government, specific requests for that assistance must be made by your government on behalf of those residents of Puerto Rico now residing in Florida.” The program is set to expire for Puerto Rican evacuees on Jan. 13. State lawmakers asked Rosselló to request six more months from FEMA. Instead, he only asked for 60 days. “The government of Puerto Rico, while enduring a lengthy and arduous recovery effort at home, is committed to providing and facilitating federal assistance to its temporarily displaced residents,” said José Marrero, the governor’s representative to FEMA. FEMA spokesperson Daniel Llargués said last week the governor’s request for a TSA extension was “still under review” by the federal agency. State legislators also wanted Rosselló to ask FEMA to expand the use of the Direct Lease program to Florida. The move would allow Puerto Rican evacuees to receive federal financial aid for short-term vacant rentals for at least 18 months until they return to the island or find permanent housing here. The program has been active in the commonwealth since October. That request was apparently ignored because two days later, on Dec. 20, a bipartisan group of Congress members from Florida sent a letter to FEMA administrator William Long asking for the agency to directly authorize the program for the host state instead of waiting for Puerto Rico. “Florida’s local and state governments lack a sufficient supply of housing to accommodate the recent, and anticipated, arrival of evacuees,” the letter said. “Puerto Rican evacuees in Florida need housing. Florida needs assistance to support the housing needs of the Puerto Rican evacuees.” Llargués says Florida officials don’t have the power to request the Direct Lease program for evacuees in their state – the Puerto Rican governor must choose to expand it. Orlando Weekly reached out to the Puerto Rican government to ask why it wouldn’t expand the
to stay with family members, getting them into hotels and temporary lodgings as they wait for relief. As of last Thursday, 283,000 people had arrived in Florida from Puerto Rico through airports in Orlando, Tampa and Miami, according to the state division of emergency management. Now dealing with the third month of Maria migration, Central Florida lawmakers remain frustrated over housing options for evacuees. The situation came to a head last month after exasperated legislators sent letters to FEMA and the Puerto Rican government “uproot my life and my kids, come here, find urging them to expand housing aid a place to live, get jobs for myself and my for evacuees or risk them becoming husband, place my kids in school — homeless. what part of that sounds temporary?” “If just one family becomes homeless due to lack of action by the federal government or those officials making decisions in Puerto Rico, it is one family Direct Lease program for evacuees in Florida but did not too many,” said state Sen. Victor Torres, D-Orlando, in receive a response by press time. Unlike Democratic lawmakers, Gov. Rick Scott a statement. In a Dec. 18 letter, Torres and other Democratic law- and other top state leaders have not publicly presmakers pushed for Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló to sured Rosselló for his help on housing evacuees in the CONTINUED ON PaGe 13
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Sunshine State. Scott’s office says the governor is focused on helping the island and Puerto Rican evacuees. “Since Oct. 3, more than 34,000 individuals have visited airport multi-agency resource centers, which were opened at the direction of Gov. Scott,” said spokesperson Kerri Wyland in a statement. “We are hopeful FEMA and Governor Rosselló will find a solution to help all those displaced by Hurricane Maria.” At a task force meeting on the issue last week, U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, said Congress members were requesting a waiver from FEMA so funding would come directly to the state. “Truth be told, there’s a little tension with Puerto Rico because they don’t want to encourage people to leave, but they know that we need it,” Soto said.
hat tension has even extended past housing toward the education system. In the three months after Maria, 10,324 Puerto Rican students enrolled in Florida public school districts, according to a December survey from the Center for Puerto Rican Studies at Hunter College. Almost half of those students ended up in two school districts – Orange County (2,590) and Osceola County (1,960). Florida Education Commissioner Pam Stewart announced in November that she was working with her counterpart on the island on a plan that would allow high-school students who evacuated to graduate on time with Puerto Rican diplomas instead of trying to meet state graduation requirements for a Florida diploma. But in a Dec. 22 letter from the Orange and Osceola school superintendents, the two districts said they hadn’t seen a response from the Puerto Rican education department regarding diplomas. “Time is running out to find a solution for these students,” the letter says. State Rep. Amy Mercado, who signed onto the Dec. 18 letter, says federal and state officials are “dragging their feet” in addressing the pending housing crisis that evacuees will face. “It’s incredibly frustrating,” the Orlando Democrat says. “What’s going to happen is when all of these things expire, it becomes Orange County’s problem, Osceola County’s problem – period. And the locals don’t have the capacity to handle it.” Mercado says part of the problem is
the perception of how long Puerto Rican evacuees will stay. Some state leaders believe the situation is temporary and that evacuees will return to the island once conditions improve. “If I’m going to uproot my life, my kids from an area in Puerto Rico that still doesn’t have power to come here and find a place to live, get jobs for myself and my husband, place my kids in school – what part of that sounds temporary?” Mercado asks. “This problem doesn’t have a 60-day window or 180-day window. [The evacuees] might be here maybe two years, five years or permanently. It’s not going to be temporary.” On the other side of the aisle, state Rep. Rene Plasencia, R-Orlando, also thinks most evacuees will end up calling Florida home. “I, too, believe that the vast majority of people who have come here don’t want to go back to Puerto Rico,” Plasencia said at a task force meeting last week. “I think the majority will stay here and find a way to get to a certain area probably within close proximity to Central Florida where they can have jobs, where they can get affordable housing.” Central Florida lawmakers from both parties have proposed a number of solutions to fix the area’s affordable housing shortage. State Rep. Bob Cortes, R-Altamonte Springs, has sponsored a bill to streamline the permitting process for affordable housing developers by banning municipal impact fees. Mercado, Torres and other Democratic lawmakers have rallied against stopping the Florida Legislature from raiding millions every year from the Sadowski Affordable Housing Trust Funds collected from real estate transactions for other projects. Already Gov. Scott has suggested diverting $92 million in his proposed 2018-2019 budget to plug other financial holes. Orlando’s housing crisis, though, can’t be fixed overnight with either of these proposals. Plasencia encouraged local officials at last week’s task force meeting to steer evacuees to other places, like Marion County, where some jobs and housing may be more readily available. “Our ability to provide affordable housing is something that is going to happen over the next two to five years, not over the next two to five months,” he said. “We need to look at options to help people now, and those options may not be in this immediate area.” email@example.com orlandoweekly.com
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[ arts + culture ]
Body text(s) Three books that investigate the terrors and pleasures of the corporeal By Ryan Rivas
(Coffee House, April 2017). The book recounts Luiselli’s experience as a volunteer interpreter for migrant children arriving in the U.S. Her job is to ask these freshly traumatized children 40 questions designed by lawyers to determine whether or not they might qualify for asylum. Though 100 percent real, the formality of this process reads like absurdist fiction. Imagine the difficulty of interpreting a 5-year-old’s response to “Do you feel safe?”
ow much of 2017 did you spend scrolling through newsfeeds until your eyes felt like they would shrivel and fall from your skull? Being prone to despair, I found solace in literature. When overwhelmed by news, think pieces and dezinformatsiya, literature speaks to us through a back channel. Its slowness and deeply considered language helps form our finer feelings and better process the world. In Martin MacInnes’ Infinite Ground (Melville House, October 2017), an unnamed inspector in an unnamed Latin American city suspects the missing person he’s after (Carlos) has literally disintegrated. Following a trail of fabulist microbiological clues from the office of the unnamed corporation where Carlos worked to the outlying rainforest, the inspector finds no less artifice in his ecotourism than he did in the city (where the corporation hires actor-workers to improve productivity). He is ostensibly looking for Carlos when the Lynchian storyline unravels and the inspector becomes absorbed, quite viscerally, in the nature around him. But is it real? One chapter late in the book simply lists “suspicions, rumors, links” about “what happened to Carlos.” One rather convincing theory suggests the whole investigation is a delusion. Against this backdrop of bleak assumptions – human hubris, colonialism – MacInnes creates rich patterns, themes and repetitions that make the book feel like its own self-contained ecosystem. I was both delighted and alarmed to be immersed in the story’s narrative confusion, the logic of which felt all too real. Another fiction through which we might digest reality, specifically our national reckoning with toxic masculinity, is Carmen Maria Machado’s Her Body and Other Parties (Graywolf, October 2017), a blend of horror, erotica and fairytale that makes for an original, stylistically cohesive, steadfastly queer book of stories. Machado artfully employs the surreal to reflect the psyches of victimized women, as in “Difficult at Parties,” in which the narrator recovering from a sexual assault hears the thoughts of porn actors; or the ways women are minimized, as in “Real Women Have Bodies,” in which the world’s women are disappearing into thin air; or the “womanly” stereotypes imposed on women, as in “The Husband Stitch,” a spirited twist on an old cautionary tale that … actually, just Google it. In these stories, the body is the central site of not only trauma, but pleasure. In “Inventory,” for example, a deadly pandemic takes a backseat to the narrator’s sexual conquests and desire to connect with humanity, even as it falls apart. Deadpan delivery of lines like “The moral of that story, I think, is that being poor will kill you” create surprising moments of dark-comic relief, which is helpful when gazing into the cracked mirror of society. And overall, these characters are not defined by trauma, but perseverance. And sometimes the shroud of metaphor must be shed altogether. Sometimes a book must frankly remind us that the border-jumping Mexicans we’re told to fear are often Honduran, Guatemalan and Salvadoran children putting life and literal limb on the line to escape countries U.S. policy helped destabilize. That’s the headline through which we enter the humanity of Valeria Luiselli’s Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions
and the pressure of knowing the wrong answer could cost them so much. Luiselli thinks of her own children and their privilege, expresses fears and frustrations and even guilt over the way the country of her birth (Mexico) treats migrants just like the U.S. does, as unwanted criminals. She finds some redemption in her college students, who she engages to help local migrants succeed in a new and frightening country, and in Manu, a Honduran migrant whose story is still uncertain but closer to a happy ending than most. The toll 2017 took on my mind is nothing compared to the renewed attack on the bodies of my fellow (and aspiring) citizens. These three books, with their focus on bodies in various states of danger, remind us contemporary literature can be an escape without being escapist, that we read to think deeply about the world around us, and hopefully, after putting the book down, we’re moved to act. firstname.lastname@example.org Valeria luiselli
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BY SETH KUBERSKY IngrId Hansen In Interstellar elder | Photo by Laura Dittmann
Did the ambivalent tone of last
week’s eulogy for the “best worst year ever” leave a bitter taste in your mouth? Let’s rinse 2017 away with an optimistic look at upcoming arts and attractions I’m anticipating in the year ahead. First and foremost on my 2018 cultural calendar is the Orlando Fringe Festival, which returns to Loch Haven on May 15-28. This year’s Fest will feature fresh faces both on stage (since several perennial performers weren’t selected in the lottery) and behind the scenes, under new executive director Alauna Friskics. To tide Fringe fans over until spring, this week’s Winter Mini-Fest (Jan. 3-7) brings 25 artists from around the world to town for five days of award-winning encores (including top critics’ picks There Ain’t No More: Death of a Folksinger, Black in the Box and La Reina Yolanda) along with previously unseen productions like The Legend of White Creek by the Coldharts, Kitt Pedersen’s Interstellar Elder and Mike Delamont’s Husky Panda. Then on March 5, Tymisha Harris returns to her acclaimed off-Broadway role as Josephine Baker for the Fab Fringe fundraiser at Plaza Live; tickets start at $35 and go on sale to the public on Jan. 15 at orlandofringe.org. Beyond the Fringe, I’m looking forward to making amends for missing out on many productions at the mainstream venues in 2017, thanks to a strong slate of shows on the major theaters’ 2018 schedules. Orlando Shakes kicks off the year this Friday with Native Gardens, a topical culture-clash comedy by Karen Zacarías, and continues in February with a stage adaptation of the audience-pleasing film Shakespeare in Love. Shakes’ spring allfemale Timon of Athens was sadly canceled due to budget cuts, but I’m eager to see if their fall production of In the Heights can match GOAT’s superb 2015 version.
Plenty of exciting plays are coming to Orlando in 2018, but it looks like a relatively quiet year ahead in the theme parks On the Broadway in Orlando front, tours of Waitress and Something Rotten are arriving at the Dr. Phillips Center in March and April with positive buzz, and Mad Cow is producing the local premiere of the Tony-winning Fun Home in June. But the show I’m most eager to see is Beth Marshall’s production of The Lieutenant of Inishmore at the Garden Theatre in February. I fell in love with the original New York version of Martin McDonagh’s pitch-black comedy, and can’t wait to see how Winter Garden audiences react to the graphic gore and gallows humor. At the same time, I’m going to try to keep exploring the outskirts of Orlando theater, keeping an eye out for performers who cross the boundaries between art forms. For example, late last year I attended the Enzian premiere of Merry Christmas Headphone Jack, a microbudget feature shot in Winter Park by UCF film school alums Chris Nolte and Brandon Wane. Local writer-actor Corey Volence stars as a haggard historical guide saddled with showing bickering tourists (Chaz Krivan and Ashleigh Ann Gardner) around Park Avenue. Though flawed, the movie captures our area’s “weird Florida” vibe with some inspired improvisation mocking Orlando’s artificial history; I wish them luck in their 2018 film festival submissions.
Heading down I-4, 2018 is looking to be a relatively quiet year at the theme parks, sandwiched between 2017’s dueling debuts of Pandora and Volcano Bay and the one-two punch of Harry Potter and Star Wars set for 2019. Universal Orlando’s major new attraction for the year is Fast & Furious: Supercharged, which could soon start “technical rehearsals” ahead of its spring opening on the site of Universal Studios Florida’s demolished Disaster ride. And I’m hoping that a yet-unannounced projection show will return to Hogwarts Castle this summer, based on the success of the Christmas version. But I’m most attracted to the resort’s ultramodern Aventura Hotel, whose rooftop bar (the first at Universal) promises craft cocktails with a world-class view of Krakatau’s volcanic eruptions when it opens in August. From the construction of Guardians of the Galaxy and Ratatouille rides in Epcot to Skyliner gondola cables being strung above the resort, progress on major projects will accelerate across Walt Disney World in 2018. But the only significant addition that will actually get done this year is Toy Story Land, which opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer. The Pixar-packed expansion’s familyfriendly Slinky Dog Dash looks like a fun stepping stone between the Barnstormer big-kid coasters; I’ll be waiting in line for the Alien Swirling Saucers, a Little Green Men-inspired adaptation of the awesome Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree spinner found in California’s Cars Land. Afterwards, you might find me at the Edison, Disney Springs’ long-awaited steampunk nightspot; with an immersive environment and live cabaret acts, it could provide the kind of adults-only entertainment that Disney’s been missing since the Adventurers Club closed. email@example.com
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Pros of Protein Orlando Meats provides a sanctum for the carnivore By Faiyaz Kara
tomato, onion and the like compromising the integrity of first met Edgar Massoni, owner and proprietor of the French bread. Rather, added flavor comes courtesy of Orlando Meats, a couple of years back at the Audubon a smear of bacon XO sauce, garlic aioli and melted provoPark Community Market. I needed goat, and he happily obliged with meat that was local, pasture-raised, and free lone. Needless to say, it’s a bloody-good and bloody-juicy medium-rare burger. of hormones, antibiotics and fur. But in all honesty, I’m a bigger fan of Orlando Meats’ Now, at his slick and gleaming butcher-eatery, goat can in-house sausages – the currywurst pork be easily had along with a bevy of other sausage ($10) with purple sauerkraut, meats, offal, bone broths and animal fats. for example, or the chicken nugget dog Head butcher Raul Rubero is big on spotOrLaNDO MEaTS ($10) on a New England roll served with lighting lesser-known and interesting cuts 728 Virginia Drive Sichuan sauce. My fave might be the roll of carne like the Denver steak, Scotch 407-598-0700 nested with twin smoked venison ($13) tender, coulotte, baseball steak, lamb neck orlandomeats.com sausages with crunchy bits (fry flecks) chop, lamb belly, pork trotters, pig head $$ and an aioli made with Lineage Coffee’s and such, and they look irresistible in the 431 espresso roast. display case. When they’re deployed in the Chips fried in beef tallow came with all the aforemenkitchen for purposes of serving in the restaurant, you can tioned orders, and the flavor is noticeable. McDonald’s knock the execution, but you can’t knock the meat. Massoni sources from within a 250-mile radius and used to fry their potatoes in beef tallow right up until the has forged relationships with farmers and ranchers from time I stopped frequenting the Golden Arches – around 1990. You can purchase tallow at Orlando Meats for home Weirsdale to Avon Park. The beef is procured from Cowart use, though I’m sure the American Heart Association Ranch and, for the purist, the burger ($12) fashioned from Cowart’s grass-fed beef is one to relish. The heavy would advise you against it. The Shanghai Carnival ($12) has tempura-fried morsels massing of the finely ground patty gives it undeniable of chicken, but the somewhat dry nuggets gave us little to heft, and you won’t find any added weight from lettuce,
celebrate. Even with that Sichuan sauce. The French fries, however, were gone in minutes (see note about tallow above) as was the cole slaw, which I’ve become addicted to. I’ve popped in during the morning hours to sample their doughnuts ($2) – I’m partial to the Thai tea and chocolate wallpaper paste – as well as their breakfast burger ($12) – it’s got cheesy eggs on top and comes with home fries. Massoni even makes it a point to have a meatless option or two on the ever-changing menu. Sure, they may not be at the level of, say, a Sanctum Café, but for a place called “Orlando Meats,” the veg options really don’t need to be beefed up any.
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the french 75 By Jessica Bryce young
very January, the health resolutions kick in: eat better, exercise more, maybe stop drinking alcohol altogether. But you know what Oscar Wilde (everyone’s ideal life coach) said: “Everything in moderation, including moderation.” I’ve learned not to get twisted up trying to completely change my life on Jan. 1 – that’s an effort doomed to failure. Instead, I try making small changes to existing habits. Who knows, maybe they’ll stick if they aren’t too onerous. And if one of your resolutions is to nourish your body a bit better, drinking kombucha falls in the “can’t hurt, might help” category. Proponents say it strengthens the digestive system and liver, among other claims – and if you drink on a regular basis, taking care of your liver is a thing you should think about.
So, in honor of that new-year-new-you impulse that flickers in all of us, I remixed a classic cocktail into a still-delicious, stillspirited beverage, with the added benefit of (maybe) helping your insides. Kombucha’s tang makes it a natural for sour drinks like the margarita, the whiskey sour – or the lemon-twisted, amped-up champagne cocktail called the French 75. The remixed version, subbing in kombucha for the Champagne, carries less alcohol than the classic, but more flavor, and not all of it from sugar: cutting in some Aperol with the gin sweetens the drink and gives it a rosy hue. Perfect for those rose-colored glasses we all don at the start of a new year. firstname.lastname@example.org
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2 ounces Champagne 1/2 ounce lemon juice 1 ounce gin 1/4 ounce simple syrup
In an ice-filled shaker, combine lemon juice, gin and simple syrup. Shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled Champagne flute, top with Champagne, and garnish with lemon peel.
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2 ounces plain or ginger kombucha 1/2 ounce Aperol 1/2 ounce gin 1/4 ounce simple syrup 3 dashes blood-orange bitters
In an ice-filled mixing glass, combine Aperol, gin and simple syrup. Stir, then strain into a chilled flute, top with kombucha and bitters, and garnish with citrus peel of your choice (I used pomelo).
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Pan-Latin restaurant spins a bit of Asian influence into the mix with stellar wokfried rice, but arepas are king here. The pabellón criollo arepa holds the holy trinity of shredded beef, black beans and sweet plantains, along with plenty of white cheese. Pass on the goopy tostones dishes and get your fill of the picanha with a wondrous fat cap. Milkshakes are towering and ridiculous, but so is the torta tres leches served with a vanilla ice cream cone and a syringe of condensed milk. Be still my beating (for now) heart. 7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd., 407-723-8351; $$
too much sAuce
This Mills Park spot gives patrons the option to build their own bowls or choose from a list of signature combinations. The Luau Pork bowl should be topped with a fried egg and scarfed for a Big Islandinspired brunch. Swig Stubborn craft pop from the soda fountain and try a flight of hot sauces from the 11 on offer – carrying planks are provided to make the trek from table to bar easier. 1430 N. Mills Ave., 407-270-7747; $
This Maitland mainstay has been around for nearly three decades but it’s better than ever, thanks to creative and artistically plated dishes courtesy of executive chef Patrick Tramontana. Long-stem artichokes wrapped in crispy prosciutto and stuffed with goat cheese are as magnificent to eat as they are to behold. Entrée masterpieces include the braised lamb shank served with Parmesan-sweet pea risotto and oak wood-grilled mutton snapper with mushroom risotto and basil-pesto crème fraîche. Be sure to stop by the downstairs gourmet market on your way out. 611 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland, 407-645-5523; $$$
BBB tofu house
Soondubu, the fiery Korean soup of pillowy silken tofu, is BBB’s raison d’etre, and you won’t find a better bowl of it anywhere else in the city. Reddened and rippling with fumes from chili powder and paste, the heady broth is simply magical. Seven soups ranging from
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“original beef” to seafood to kimchi are offered, though ordering any of their combo meals (you’ll do well to get the galbi) will score you a bowl of the house soondubu with shrimp, clams and squid. Don’t overlook the bibimbap or the Korean seafood pancake – both are spectacular. Closed Wednesdays. 5140 W. Colonial Drive, 407-723-8299; $$
orAnGe county BreWers/orlAndo PiZZA And WinG co.
The downtown core’s sole craft brewery sets the bar high with a nice selection of beers (try the Green Tea IPA and Perculator Milk Stout) alongside a worthy offering of Neapolitan-style pizzas and some of the best smoked jumbo chicken wings offered in the city. Open daily. 131 N. Orange Ave., 407-914-2831; $$
the smilinG Bison
Orlandoans have been migrating north for a taste of the Smiling Bison’s stellar fare ever since the Bennett Road location shuttered last year. It’s a beautiful space with some beautiful dishes being rendered by chef-owner Josh Oakley. The bison burger, duck-lovers pizza, and house-made sausages are all can’t-miss items, but comfort can be found in the chicken pot pie, Cincinnati 5-Way, and grouper cheeks served in a buttery New England roll. Creative quaffs play right into Sanford’s rep as a cocktail town. Closed Sundays and Mondays. 107 S. Magnolia Ave., Sanford, 407-915-6086; $$$
Proprietor and pizzaiolo Joe Roberti takes great pride in his dough and in-house fermenting approach, which results in a crust that’s thin and bubbly, crisp yet yielding and, above all, flavorful. No matter the pie – simple margherita, or comforting short rib with caramelized onions, or fanciful foie gras – you won’t be disappointed. Closed Sundays. 2751 Chickasaw Trail, 407-634-0041; $$
Some mighty fine kebabs can be had at this Persian market and eatery in Longwood. Of note are ground beef koobideh kebabs, chicken kebabs fashioned from thigh and breast meat, and ghormeh sabzi, an herbaceous stew. Peruse the shelves of spices, oils and pickles, then make your way to the freezers for frozen desserts (get a tub of faloodeh and bastani), cheeses and beverages while you wait. A display case of sweets is hard to overlook – grab a few Persian cream puffs to take home. Open daily. 185 S. Ronald Reagan Blvd., Longwood, 407-951-8084; $
teAk neiGhBorhood Grill mAitlAnd The Maitland outpost offers a menu identical to the MetroWest original, though execution here needs a bit of work. Still, you can gorge on a wide
selection of hefty burgers, including such monstrosities as the cronut burger with a half-pound of meat and maple-pepper bacon, or the “Teak Challenge” – a twopounder with 27 slices of cheese, 24 slices of bacon and so much more. Open daily. 901 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland, 407335-4835; $$
You’ll be, ahem, hard-pressed to find a better sandwich than the ones served up at the Longwood outpost of Tampa’s AJ’s Press. Mexican bolillo and telera rolls are weighty enough to hold the porky mélange of smoky ham, smokier Cantimpalo chorizo, and slow-roasted pork in the Cuban; a less filling ham and cheese option is just as solid. Our fave: a beer-braised brisket sammie with pickled jalapenos. Closed Sundays. 182 W. State Road 434, Longwood, 407-790-7020; $$
Cajun and Crescent City eats come to South Eola. From the gumbo to the smoked trout beignets, the food here is nomworthy of NOLA. Po’boys are fashioned from bread shipped in from Gambino’s in Metairie (get ’em with a side of chicken and sausage jambalaya); the shrimp and grits are damn-near perfect; and the Cedar Key clams in a white wine sauce with pancetta are worth getting extra bread for. The banana bread pudding will put you under its spell. Open daily. 101 S. Eola Drive, 407-843-9676; $$
turkish BAr And Grill Stellar Turkish fare, be it doner kebabs, chicken shish or lamb adana, truly impresses, as do lamb chops and less meaty fare like stuffed white cabbage braced with mint, parsley and garlic and filled with ground beef and rice. Spinach and feta pide – as doughy and delectable a flatbread as you ever will eat – is a must, as is ending with the best kunefe in town. Open daily. 260 Douglas Ave., Altamonte Springs, 407-869-5555; $$$
Those with a sense of the adventurous will dive headlong into the seafoodheavy options at this West Colonial Chinese restaurant. There are live critters like crystal crab, lobster, baby pomfret, striped bass, eel and more for the taking, as well as plenty of Hong Kong-style fare. Baby eggplant in a spicy garlic sauce is absolutely luxuriant. The menu is vast, but if you’re in a group, consider sharing a pricey portion of geoduck sashimi. Open daily. 5210 W. Colonial Drive, 407-270-8810; $$$
There’s better straight-up Mexican food to be had in this city, though Mesa21’s lakeside view and patio seating is unparalleled. No dishes are particularly noteworthy; most items fall in the “meh” category. A full cocktail bar – and that view – draws the happy hour crowd in. Open daily. 1414 N. Orange Ave., 407-930-8000; $$$
oh my Gyro!
Family-run eatery in Longwood follows in the cart tracks of NYC’s Halal Guys offering platters of yellow turmerictinged rice with chicken, gyro, and falafel along with pita bits, salad, and a drizzle of requisite white sauce (an infernal red sauce is also offered on the side). One thing OMG! has that its halal cart brethren don’t: a selection of below-the-fold Indian fare, including a killer mango lassi. Closed Sundays. 1150 W. State Road 434, Longwood, 407-960-4496; $
Zeytin turkish cuisine
It’s a hit and miss affair at this Turkish resto situated in the shabbier sector of College Park, but there are dishes that make it worth the visit. Doughy lavash with a racy ezme salad, for one, and a stellar pide (flatbread) stuffed with plush roasted beef. Kebabs like the chicken and lamb shish are worth a look, but prices force you to think twice. Pass on the moussaka. End with kunefe and a demitasse of Turkish coffee. 4439 Edgewater Drive, 407-988-3330; $$$
nine sPices hotPot
At this MetroWest hotpot house, a conveyor belt transports ingredients among tables for gluttonous all-youcan-eaters. There are six soup bases to choose from (the spicy veers is infernal), a dozen or so sauces and condiments, and more than 50 potdunking meats and veggies. Fine dining it’s not, but if you haven’t eaten for a day or so, this is just the place for you. Open daily. 5320 S. Kirkman Road, 407-704-1033; $$
This three-story floating fortress is the best place for seafood in Disney Springs, though the prices may have you abandoning ship. Still, the palatable fare – lobster corn dogs, fried green tomato crab cakes, striped bass en papillote, and delightful seafood boils – make the prices easier to stomach. Strawberry shortcake and a chocolatebourbon tart with candied bacon also help. Some rooms can be louder than others, so don’t hesitate to request a quieter spot if desired. 1670 Buena Vista Drive, 407-934-2628; $$$$
The fare coming out of the kitchen of this lakeside bar/restaurant isn’t just a notch above its Julie’s Waterfront days, but downright impressive. Korean pork belly with house kimchi, sesame-crusted ahi tuna with seaweed salad, and tuna poké bring an undeniable Asian bent to the menu, but fish camp classics like blackened catfish and stellar fish (haddock) and chips are worth consideration. The cheeseburger is a knockout. Open daily. 4201 S. Orange Ave., 407-866-0468; $$ n
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An odd ShApe The Shape of Water is an original but ungainly creation By C ameron m eier
he Shape of Water has the most intriguing title of strange aquatic creature arrives at the lab. Treated by most any film this year. Though poetic, the name makes employees as an animal worthy of the electric cattle prod, little sense, of course, as water has no shape. It finds the beast actually possesses the ability to reason, feel compassion, grasp basic language and even potentially heal. form only when observed in a container. That container, in this case, is writer-director Guillermo But Elisa, perhaps owing to her own identity as an outcast, del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth, The Devil’s Backbone), who is the only one who realizes this. And, over time, she sees has taken a potentially magical subject and forced it into something else in him: a friend worthy of her love. The story is both simple and profound, though the shapes that are beautiful but also occasionally awkward. screenplay (co-written with Vanessa Taylor) often strays Though his new adult fairy tale deserves admiration, it never flows as freely or gracefully as it should but is from that simplicity and occasionally embraces silliness instead – to carry the water metaphor further – dammed instead of profundity. (Think Creature From the Black up structurally and thematically. It has moments of origi- Lagoon meets Stanley Kubrick.) The usually brilliant nality, humor and grace, but the movie also contains Michael Shannon is not at his best, though he fully embodheavy-handed scenes that seem to exist only to satisfy del ies the evil of his character, who – in a subplot that is Toro’s fetishes for crude violence and sexuality. This is not not entirely successful – is determined to destroy the beast instead of letting him fall into the your father’s fish film. clutches of Soviet spies. (Cold War paraFor all the sumptuous style and lush noia is prevalent and allows for some of visuals, The Shape of Water is, at its heart, The Shape of WaTer the film’s lighter moments.) Surprisingly, a simple fish-out-of-water story, both Michael Stuhlbarg, as a sympathetic scifiguratively and literally. Sally Hawkins Open in wide release entist, is stronger than Shannon. But it’s plays Elisa, a mute woman who works Hawkins and Jenkins who power the film as a custodian in a top-secret governand make its absurd moments believable. ment laboratory. Her lonely, quiet life Don’t be surprised if they receive Oscar consists of little but waking up, boiling nominations for actress and supporting an egg, masturbating in the buff, cleaning bathrooms and spending time with her only friends: co- actor, respectively, along with Nigel Churcher and Paul worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) and next-door neighbor Austerberry for art direction/production design. “The way he looks at me, he doesn’t know what I lack Giles (Richard Jenkins). This is America in the early 1960s, so Zelda (poor and black) and Giles (an unemployed, and or how I am incomplete,” Elisa tells Giles. “He sees me for presumably gay, artist) also lead lives of lowered expecta- what I am, as I am. He’s happy to see me every time, every tions. Together the three eke out an isolated existence on day.” We should all be so lucky. the edges of society. Their unexceptional world is suddenly shattered when a email@example.com
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ON SCREENS iN OrlandO
By St eve Schn eid er
o are movies, like, still a thing? Not if you listen to outlets like Forbes, which are responding to the relative underperformance of The Last Jedi by declaring that no one is ever going to see a Star Wars film ever again – and that the American public might be over moviegoing in general, ready to redirect its leisure-time energies into … I dunno, bear-baiting or some shit. Personally, I always take it with a grain of salt when I read about the death of a medium in another dying medium. Maybe Star Wars flicks are simply like sex within marriage: fun every once in a blue moon, but nothing you’re going to want to do every Christmas. Then again, they did call it The Last Jedi, so way to CYA, Disney.
OPeninG thiS WeeK: Hostiles Christian Bale is out in front as a captain in the U.S. Cavalry whose prejudice against Native Americans is eroded when he has to escort a Cheyenne war chief back home to die. Sounds heavy all right, although he does his best to lighten the mood by telling his best jokes about Elizabeth Warren. (R) Insidious: The Last Key Title be damned, I don’t expect this fourth installment in the Insidious franchise to be the last anything – not as long as January is still a viable burial ground for crap horror. The Last Key is actually the second prequel to the first two Insidious pictures; I hope you got that, because there’s going to be a test (and if you pass, we tear up your driver’s license). The plot takes us deeper into the su-
pernatural nether realm called the Further – now forevermore to be known as the Sunken Place for honkies. (PG-13) I, Tonya Welcome to the world of ’90s popcultural reclamation, where all our past villains become heroes. In a feat of retconning almost equal to Monica Lewinsky’s #metoo moment, filmmaker Craig Gillespie’s Tonya Harding apologia is being hailed for making us consider that conspiring to maim your chief rival might be a pretty reasonable reaction to a lousy childhood. Somebody please tell me James Franco isn’t brushing up on his Morton Downey Jr. impression this very minute. (R) ALSO PLAyinG Molly’s Game The obscene and decadent white man’s pastime of underground poker playing (yeah, I’m kind of on the fence about it) may prove the undoing of Jessica Chastain when her activities are discovered by the FBI. For the first time, Aaron Sorkin directs from one of his own scripts. I’d say to expect a certain earnestness, but as you may have surmised, I’m not a betting man. (R) Tiger Zinda Hai By the time you read this, actor Salman Khan’s latest action vehicle may have become India’s top-grossing Hindi-language export of 2017. In the story, Khan plays an Indian secret agent who has to team up for a dangerous mission with his Pakistani wife, who’s in the same line of work as him. The two got hitched in 2014’s Ek tha Tiger … who I could have sworn was the hype man for Del tha Funky Homosapien. Shows what I know! (NR) orlandoweekly.com
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PHOTOS BY DANIELLE PETROSA SADIE with Algae Guck, J.A.S.O.N. 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7 Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road stardustie.com $5 suggested donation
Five-year-old Sadie and her “skull rock” just might be the future of electro punk. Feel old yet? BY MATTHEW MOYER
ids can ask for some pretty wild stuff for Xmas, but 5-year-old Columbus, Ohio, resident Sadie (no last name, please; think Sade and Prince and Sylvester) asked her parents for musical equipment in 2016. Luckily for the music world, she found that Santa had left her a Volca Beats drum machine and a Volca bass synth under the tree. And unlike this writer’s childhood ambitions to be a professional wrestling manager and/or mad scientist, Sadie actually threw herself into learning to use these instruments with the healthy sense of disregard for conventions and musical rules that only a child (or Martin Rev) can possess. By February of 2017, Sadie was prepared to play her first show, opening for two out-of-town techno musicians at a neighborhood venue, Cafe Bourbon Street. And was she ever ready. In the period of just over a month, Sadie had found her sound, which she ominously dubbed “skull rock.” It surely ain’t Kidz
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Bop. Based on what we’ve seen and heard, “skull rock” is like early, raucous Suicide and the Screamers and Little Annie Anxiety and Le Tigre unconsciously stripped to the barest essentials and collaged together in a rush of pure adrenaline and enthusiasm. Sadie’s up there alone when she plays, just her and her electronics and usually a leather jacket, belting out songs like “Nightmare Moon” and “Night of Doom.” And it’s a glorious thing to see. Kids have made their mark in the DIY musical underground before, from teenage first-wave U.K. punks Eater to preteen Madison, Wisconsin band Old Skull, to 1980s tween NYC post-punker Chandra and even 7-year-old Simon Fair Timony leading the Stinky Puffs in the early ’90s (which at one point included the rhythm section of Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic). Sadie is a whole new type of punk mutant – she’s doing everything herself and ferociously commanding a spotlight when girls that age are usually told to be “nice” and “not bossy.” It’s inspiring as hell. This week, Sadie plays her first Florida show at Stardust as part and parcel of a family vacation to (honestly, where else) Disney. It’s a one-off daytime affair, so feel free to bring your own kids along. Gainesville’s swamp-synth maestro Algae Guck and Orlando’s inimitable Jason Kimmins (aka J.A.S.O.N.) fittingly open.
The Wailers Reggae legends the Wailers – best known for counting Bob Marley (yup)
OW: What made you want to play music? Sadie: Well, because I saw people doing it and I thought it
amongst their ranks – present a masterclass in roots reggae. Not to be missed.
would be really fun and, like, it would make me super good.
7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 3, at the Social, $25
What is skull rock?
Well, like, I saw it in a TV show and I would describe it like a rock that’s shaped like a skull that has like little eyes and a, like, a mouth.
Punky (of course) side project of Less Than Jake’s bass player Roger Lima is sure to take Sanford by storm.
So it was on a TV show?
8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4, at the Stranded
Yeah, that was shaped like a skull. It’s Jake and the Never Land Pirates.
Sailor Pub, Sanford, $15
And you knew music was called rock, too …
Detroit soul hero Lavette has been
making thrilling music since the 1960s and will revisit songs from a career that
Are you looking forward more to Disney or playing the show? And you can be honest.
Both. There’s not one more than the other. I like both so much. Just say like, it’s in the middle for one of them and so the other is right in the same spot too. Were you nervous at all the first time you played live?
I wasn’t because my friend, Uncle Ichie, helped me get my wiggles out. He made me run around and shake myself around and kick some rocks.
stretches from Atlantic to Anti Records in an intimate piano/voice configuration.
“My songs are about, like, what I know, and I get my music from thinking very hard.”
8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 5, at Plaza Live, $29.50$39.50
Suno Deko Elegant astral projector Suno Deko materializes in Will’s Pub for a night of melancholy, transcendent orchestral pop
And after you did that you weren’t nervous at all?
in the heavy company of Lush Agave and
Yeah. I played a game kicking rocks.
Absolute Fantasy. 9 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, at Will’s Pub, $10
And then what was the show like?
I was … proud.
Free daytime show, in the LIBRARY no
What are your songs about?
less, from this hard-touring, Vermont-based
Well, my songs are about, like, what I know, and I get my music from thinking very hard.
folk duo. 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 7, at Orlando Public Library, free
Beside this show what else do you have planned for music in 2018?
Doing very rock & roll stuff like being so crazy. Like, I’m gonna jump around and dance so hard and do the best I can to make rock & roll music.
Free show downtown (you read that right) with a lineup of newer local guitarslingers, featuring Everything Etc., the
Anything else you want to say?
Dunies and Rocko English.
The music is fun. I love playing music. And someday I bet I’m going to be famous. And if anyone else plays music, I bet they’re going to be famous too.
8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 8, at 64 North, free
Follow Sadie on Soundcloud at soundcloud.com/user65389868 or on Instagram at @sadie_official.
Max Bemis’ emo punk heroes. The band will
Say Anything Night one of a two-night stand from take on not one, but three entire albums from start to finish in the course of these
shows. 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 9, at the Beacham, $22-$28
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Thursday, Jan. 4
Henry Rollins EVENTS
Hardcore man-of-letters Henry Rollins returns to Central Florida this week with his Travel Slideshow. During Rollins’ extensive travels and decades’ worth of performances he documented his experiences, and he brings his vast collection of photos to share the stories and anecdotes behind them with his trademark eye for (ahem) detail, introspection, opinion and, most of all, humor. Based on the previews and snippets of the Travel Slideshow, Rollins has built upon what he started many years ago with his hard-edged brand of spoken word. He’s now transcended his Black Flag roots and is on par with storytellers and humorists like Mark Twain, Dick Gregory and George Carlin. His travelogue takes you from the Plaza to Timbuktu, Tibet and all seven continents, including Antarctica – now that’s punk rock! As Rollins puts it, “It’s like an adventure film, but one frame at a time.” – Kyle Eagle 8 p.m. | The Plaza Live, 425 N. Bumby Ave. | 877-435-9849 | plazaliveorlando.org | $29.50-$174.50
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Four (count ’em) of the finest young, feral hardcore punk practitioners touring this soon after the holidays makes this early Stardust show worthy of a spotlight. But when one of those bands is Washington, D.C.’s Red Death, appropriate notches have been kicked up. The band has moved beyond its hardcore roots, delving enthusiastically into a retro-futuristic thrash sound redolent of crossover bands like DRI and the West Coast pit-diving of Exodus and Testament, with all the attendant solos and screams of “Yow!” that punctuate songs. It’ll be fun. Also come early for locals Flamethrower; they’re making the live rounds again and a recent set at Lou’s was vicious and pretty deranged. – Matthew Moyer
In recent years, this Atlanta guitar slinger has been busy as the righthand gun of the one and only J.D. Wilkes in excellent bands like the Legendary Shack Shakers and the Dirt Daubers. On his own, Hamdallah doesn’t have much recorded work out there – just a 2014 debut EP and a 2016 7-inch – but it’s solid material. He’s got a garage-built sound cranked with blues, rock and punk, a rocket fired straight out from the underside of the American roots. It’s no wonder the Colonel enlisted him in the first place, and this is the chance to see Hamdallah step into the spotlight as his own man. It’ll also be the sendoff for hometown rock & roll heroes the Woolly Bushmen before they conquer the West Coast, so go wish them well. – Bao Le-Huu
with Nosebleed, Enforced, D.O.M., Flamethrower | 8 p.m. | Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road | 407-623-3393 | stardustie.com | $6-$8
with the Woolly Bushmen, Johnny Mile & the Kilometers, DJ Mezcalculation | 9 p.m. | Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave. | willspub.org | $7
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Friday, Jan. 5
Culture Pop: Women of the Research Studio ART
It’s the Maitland museum’s traditional Friday-night party to mark the opening of a new exhibition in its galleries, and this one brings in the New Year with a roar. Women of the Research Studio celebrates the history of its female fellows and artists in residence, from Mina Citron (1896-1991) and Jan Gelb (1906-78) to contemporary mixed-media artists Nikki Painter and Elisabeth Condon, both members of the newly reinvigorated 2017 Artists-in-Residence program. As always at Culture Pop, there’ll be food, drink, music, readings, artist demonstrations and pop-up installations throughout the beautiful grounds of the Maitland art complex. – Jessica Bryce Young 6-9 p.m. | Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland | 407-539-2181 | artandhistory.org | $7-$10
‘EVERYTHING GARDEN,’ BY NIKKI PAINTER
Monday, Jan. 8
The Coldharts: Edgar Allan THEATER
Brooklyn-based performers Katie Hartman and Nick Ryan – better known as the Coldharts – blew Orlando Fringe audiences away last spring with their perverse punk-rock opera The Unrepentant Necrophile, and this week they bring their acclaimed one-woman play, The Legend of White Creek, to the Winter Mini-Fringe. But if you want to know why Orlando originally embraced the duo, you don’t want to miss their reprise of Edgar Allan, which won the Best Show Critics’ Choice award at the 2016 festival. This macabre mini-musical imagines a prepubescent Poe pitted against his boarding-school rival in a deadly battle of wits, with an ironic ending worthy of The Cask of Amontillado. Our reviewer called Hartman’s performance “haunting,” and the intimate Timucua stage should be an ideal setting to see this “quirky, creepy charmer.” – Seth Kubersky 7 p.m. | Timucua White House, 2000 S. Summerlin Ave. | timucua.com | $10-$20 suggested donation
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Tuesday, Jan. 9
It’s true we write a lot about Elizabeth Baker’s various shows, but in our defense she is involved in so many solo and group projects that she seems to put on a different performance every time. Baker and Erich Barganier are touring in support of their new album, …and darkness was upon the face of the deep, which braids together “African-American slave songs, critiques of the American penal system and ruminations of technological dependence” into a sinuous, kinetic helix using experimental electronics, mandolin, toy pianos, miked movement and voice. They’ll be joined at Avalon’s monthly creative-music salon by Preston Beebe, a Montreal-based composer and percussionist, and local musician Steven Head will perform in an electronic/ modular synth/live coding trio with Baker and Barganier to wrap up the evening. – JBY
1994’s Ed Wood, a rollicking cinematic love note to the up-to-that-point reviled and forgotten filmmaker, is not only the fullest flowering of the Johnny Depp–Tim Burton creative symbiosis, but Burton’s finest film. Period. Some may argue that point, but some have also argued erroneously that Wood’s 1959 opus Plan 9 From Outer Space is unwatchable, so whatever. Focusing on the uproariously on-the-fly filming of Wood’s misunderstood science fiction masterpiece, Plan 9, the movie is by turns hilarious, tender and downright inspiring. Why this film succeeds so wondrously comes largely down to the unbelievable ensemble cast, a mix of big-timers and the usual Burton regulars. Johnny Depp as a scenery-chewing Wood and Martin Landau as Bela Lugosi are revelatory, and their friendship forms the heart of the film, but a then-ascendant Bill Murray as Bunny Breckinridge, George “the Animal” Steele as Tor Johnson and Lisa Marie straight-up channeling Vampira make the film absolutely essential watching. The film’s subtle messaging about the importance of DIY creativity and the lifeline that is falling in with a bunch of likeminded outsiders who support each other and you, make this an increasingly timely piece of work. – MM
with Steven Head and Preston Beebe | 7 p.m. | The Gallery at Avalon Island, 39 S. Magnolia Ave. | avalongallery.org | free
9:30 p.m. | Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland | 407-629-1088 | enzian.org | $8
Cult Classics: Ed Wood
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MuSiC wedneSday, Jan. 3 408, Kinky Rhino, Silent Echoes, Bear in the Woods 8 pm; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $5-$7. Eugene Snowden’s Ten Pints of Truth 10 pm; Lil Indies, 1036 n. Mills ave.; free. Reggae night with Hor!zen and DJ Red I 10 pm; The Caboose, 1827 n. Orange ave.; free; 407-898-7733. The Strange Trip 10:30 pm; Tanqueray’s, 100 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-649-8540. The Wailers, Zander Waves, DJ Red I 7 pm; The Social, 54 n. Orange ave.; $25; 407-246-1419.
ThurSday, Jan. 4 Donna the Buffalo 7 pm; The Social, 54 n. Orange ave.; $17-$20; 407-246-1419. Joe Marcinek Band (Grateful Dead Tribute) 8 pm; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $10-$12.
Bettye Lavette Friday at the Plaza Live
Leisure Chief 10:30 pm; Tanqueray’s, 100 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-649-8540. Raleigh Estes and Friends 8 pm; Muldoon’s Saloon, 7439 aloma ave., Winter Park; free; 407-657-9980.
Kulture Shock Friday, 10 pm; Bombshell’s Tavern, 5405 Edgewater Drive; free; 407-730-3999.
Red Death, nosebleed, Enforced, D.O.M., Flamethrower 8 pm; Stardust Video and Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; $8; 407-623-3393.
Late night Swim 11:59 pm; Backbooth, 37 W. Pine St.; $3; 407-999-2570.
Rehasher, Caffiends, Boy Muscle 7 pm; The Stranded Sailor Pub, 418 Sanford ave., Sanford; $15; 321-362-8153. Ritual 10 pm; Vinyl arts Bar, 75 E. Colonial Drive; free.
La Sonora Ponceña 8:30 pm; House of Blues, Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista; $37.25; 407-934-2583.
Pictures of Vernon, Expert Timing, Cool Grandma, Trendy Dog With Sunglasses 9 pm; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; $5 suggested donation; 407-423-3060.
Mo’Mo Browne 8:30 pm; Roque Pub, 3076 Curry Ford Road; free; 407-985-3778.
Robb Banks 7 pm; Backbooth, 37 W. Pine St.; $20; 407-999-2570.
Music in the Library: Duo Beaux Arts 2 pm; classical pianists Dr. Catherine Lan and Professor Tao Lin present a piano recital. Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323; ocls.info.
Songwriter Showcase: Elizabeth Ward, Kyle Keller, Sean Holcomb 8 pm; Barley and Vine Biergarten, 2406 E. Washington St.; contact for price.
Slippery When Wet (Bon Jovi Tribute) 7:30 pm; House of Blues, Disney Springs, Lake Buena Vista; $8.75; 407-934-2583.
Thursday Jazz Jams 8 pm; austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364.
The Woolly Bushmen, Rod Hamdallah, Johnny Mile & the Kilometers, DJ Mezcalculation 9 pm; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $7.
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SaTurday, Jan. 6
Bettye Lavette 7 pm; The Plaza Live, 425 n. Bumby ave.; $29.50-$39.50; 407-228-1220.
Bonnie x Clyde 10 pm; Gilt nightclub, 740 Bennett Road; $10-$30; 407-504-7699.
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Hip-Hop 4 Life Tribute to Mex One: Rubox, Wordsworth, DJ Felix, E-Turn, Madd Illz, BMF 7 pm; The Social, 54 n. Orange ave.; $10; 407-246-1419.
Smokin’ Torpedoes Saturday, 8 pm; Sanford Brewing Company, 400 S. Sanford ave., Sanford; free; 407-732-6419. Suno Deko, Lush Agave, Absolute Fantasy 9 pm; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $10. Swift Knuckle Solution, Some Kind of nightmare, Skatter Brainz, Grave Return, the Filthy Dix 9 pm; Uncle Lou’s Entertainment Hall, 1016 n. Mills ave.; $2; 407-270-9104.
A Clockwork Orange Savage garten Comedy Show new year, new comedy showcases. Or just new names for old ones. This Wednesday, Lorraine Cornillie plays host to 13 local comedians kicking off 2018 on the Barley & Vine stage. Get there early to grab a seat at the bar and enjoy full access to the Vine’s extensive selection of craft brews. Or just hang out on the patio and tell people they had a good set even if you didn’t see it. 9 p.m. Wednesday; Barley & Vine Biergarten, 2406 E. Washington St.; free; facebook.com/barleyandvineorlando. happy hour with Crosstown Sounds The newest addition to the Milk District, the Iron Cow, begins to fill out its 2018 entertainment schedule, bringing plenty of experience from Sandwich Bar and Crooked Bayou. Crosstown Sounds devotes Friday happy hours to rare-groove funk, soul, jazz and house. Expect weekly drink specials and friendly vibes. 6 p.m. Friday; Iron Cow, 2438 E. Robinson St.; free; ironcowcafe.com.
hip-hop 4 life David “MexOne” alvarado passed away in September, leaving behind a huge impact in the hip-hop scene after helping start the BBoy Spot, one of the first hip-hop community centers in the world. This week, a cadre of local hip-hop heavyweights – BMF, Rubox, E-Turn, Madd Illz, etc. – pay tribute to the man with a night of beats, rhymes, dancing and art. all proceeds benefit alvarado’s family, so dig deep. 7 p.m. Saturday; The Social, 54 n. Orange ave.; $10 suggested donation; thesocial.org.
uncomfortable Brunch: A Clockwork Orange Uncomfortable Brunch takes the phrase “new Year, new You” to a new level with their first screening of 2018. Stanley Kubrick’s film adaptation of anthony Burgess’ novel about a hedonistic young punk who gets reconditioned by an experimental process is far from obscure, but it should still make you uncomfortable. Daytime drinking and a brunch buffet, less so. 1 p.m. Sunday; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $10-$12; uncomfortablebrunch. com.
The Killers Jan. 24 at Hard Rock Live Say Anything, Jan. 10 at the Beacham Shakira, Jan. 9 at amway Center The Zombies, Jan. 10 at the Plaza Live The Moody Blues, Jan. 12 at CFE arena Book of Love, Jan. 14 at the Social Lee Scratch Perry, Jan. 16 at the Social Miranda Lambert, Jan. 19 at amway Center Jackson Browne, Jan. 23 at the Dr. Phillips Center The Killers, Jan. 24 at Hard Rock Live
They Might Be Giants, Jan. 25 at the Beacham
Riverdance, Jan. 2628 at the Dr. Phillips Center
Excision, Feb. 11 at
Feb. 7-8 at the Dr. Phillips Center
House of Blues
Jason Mraz, March 13 at the Dr. Phillips Center Dead Boys, March 23 at Will’s Pub
13 at the Social
Alice Cooper, March 24 at Hard Rock Live
Gordon Lightfoot, Feb. 14 at Plaza Live
Betty Who, March 29 at the Social
Lights, Feb. 21 at the Beacham
OMD, april 12 at the Beacham
KRS-One, Feb. 24 at the abbey
Pink, april 24 at amway Center
Rodriguez, Feb. 25 at the Plaza Live
Ministry, april 26 at Hard Rock Live
Andrea Gibson, March 1 at the Social
Clean Bandit, april 28 at the Beacham
Lana Del Rey, Feb. 2 at amway Center
Coast Modern, March 1 at the Social
yanni, april 30 at the Dr. Phillips Center
Adam Ant, Feb. 3 at the Beacham
Fleet Foxes, March 3 at House of Blues
Sam Smith, July 11 at amway Center
John Moreland, Feb. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Jan. 26 at the Beacham World/Inferno Friendship Society, Jan. 27 at the Social Trevor noah, Jan. 27, at Bob Carr Theater Vice President Joe Biden, Jan. 29 at the Dr. Phillips Center
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Brunch With your Pup e V e n TS
January may be the coldest month of the year in Orlando historically, but the forecast for this Sunday calls for a more than comfortable high of 75 degrees. Take advantage of the weather and bring your pupper to the Mennello’s first outdoor brunch of the year. Treat yourself to waffles, quiches and mimosas while your dog gets pampered with turkey meatballs, roasted chicken hearts or lamb sausage. Sign up for a membership and you’ll get all the mimosas or Yuengling you and the dog can stand. Just don’t encourage Fido to become an art critic by lifting his leg at any of the artwork in the sculpture garden. – Thaddeus McCollum 10 a.m.-noon | Mennello Museum of american art, 900 E. Princeton St. | 407-246-4278 | mennellomuseum.org | $30
Sunday, Jan. 7 Ancient Sun 10:30 pm; Tanqueray’s, 100 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-649-8540. Hungrytown 2 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7498. Sadie, Jason, Algae Guck 6 pm; Stardust Video and Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road; contact for price; 407-623-3393.
Lily Winwood & Weston Harris Hill 9 pm; Lil Indies, 1036 n. Mills ave.; free. Open Mic Hip-Hop 9:30 pm; austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364. Open Mic Mondays 6:30 pm; West End Trading Company, 202 S. Sanford ave., Sanford; free; 407-322-7475.
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Monday, Jan. 8 Baker-Barganier Duo with Steven Head, Preston Beebe 7 pm; The Gallery at avalon Island, 39 S. Magnolia ave.; free. Everything Etc., Rocko English, Dunies 8 pm; 64 north, 64 n. Orange ave.; free; 321-245-7730.
Say Anything, Tim Kasher, Backwards Dancer 6:30 pm; The Beacham, 46 n. Orange ave.; $22-$28; 407-648-8363. Singer-Songwriter Open Mic 7:30 pm; austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364. orlandoweekly.com
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THEWEEK FilM Cult Classics: Ed Wood Tim Burton directs alleged wife-beater Johnny Depp in this biopic about a pioneering Hollywood outcast. Tuesday, 9:30 pm; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando ave., Maitland; $8; 407-629-0054; enzian.org. uncomfortable Brunch Presents: A Clockwork Orange Uncomfortable Brunch takes inspiration from the phrase “new Year, new You” and screens Stanley Kubrick’s classic science fiction film about human conditioning. Sunday, 1 pm; Will’s Pub, 1042 n. Mills ave.; $10-$12; willspub.org.
TheaTer The Coldharts: Edgar Allan U.S. and Canada Fringe Festival audience favorites bring this modern classic piece of theater to the Timucua stage for one night only. Monday, 7:30 pm; Timucua White House, 2000 S. Summerlin ave.; donations encouraged; 407-595-2713; timucua.com. Native Gardens a hilarious new comedy of good intentions and bad manners, revolving around a neighborly dispute over a fence line. Wednesday-Friday, 7:30 pm, Saturday, 2 & 7:30 pm, Sunday, 2 pm; Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, 812 E. Rollins St.; $25-$50; orlandoshakes.org. Orlando Fringe Winter Mini Fest a five-day mini version of Fringe, with productions from a variety of companies and performers. Wednesday-Sunday; Loch Haven Park, 777 E. Princeton St.; $3-$15; 407-246-2283; orlandofringe.org.
CoMedy Drunken Monkey Open Mic Comedy open mic. Fridays, 8 pm; Drunken Monkey Coffee Bar, 444 n. Bumby ave.; free; 407-893-4994; drunkenmonkeycoffee.com. Hourglass Comedy Showcase Wednesday, 9-11 pm; The Hourglass Brewery, 480 S. Ronald Reagan Blvd., Longwood; free; 407-262-0056. Jack’s Open Mic Comedy night Open mic comedy night hosted by Myke Herlihy. Tuesdays, Thursdays, 9 pm; Jack’s Pub & Grub, 5494 Central Florida Parkway; free; 407-787-3886.
Open Mic Comedy With Craig norberg Comedy open mic for aspiring comedians. Sundays, 8 pm; austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364; austinscoffee.com. Other Bar Open Mic with Ken Miller Comedy open mic with rotating hosts. Mondays, 8 pm; The Other Bar, 18 Wall St.; free; 407-843-8595. Shit Sandwich Probably the best comedy showcase in town. Show up early to grab a good seat. Saturday, 9 pm; Bull and Bush, 2408 E. Robinson St.; free; 407-896-7546. Shit Soup Wednesday, 9-11 pm; Bull and Bush, 2408 E. Robinson St.; free; 407-896-7546.
danCe First Friday Salsa Dance to salsa, bachata, merengue and more after a complimentary dance lesson. Friday, 7:45 pm; The Balcony, 189 S. Orange ave.; $10; 407-730-9547; facebook.com/salsadowntownorlando.
1st Thursdays: The Art of the Selfie Multimedia exhibit exploring how selfies relate to past art masterpieces. Thursday, 6-9 pm; Orlando Museum of art, 2416 n. Mills ave.; $15; 407-896-4231; omart.org. Culture Pop! Women of the Research Studio Meet the featured artists, listen to music from OMG It’s Becky, visit artist studios and classrooms, and enjoy pop-up exhibitions and more. Friday, 6-9 pm; art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood ave., Maitland; $7-$10; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org. Nature Connects Sean Kenney uses more than 450,000 LEGO bricks to build 16 plant, animal and insect sculptures integrated throughout the 50-acre garden. Opens Saturday, 9 am, through april 22; Harry P. Leu Gardens, 1920 n. Forest ave.; $5-$10; 407-246-2620; leugardens.org. Women of the Research Studio: Past & Present Exhibition honoring the legacy of female artists visiting the a&H’s Maitland art Center. Opens Friday, through Feb. 18; art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood ave., Maitland; $6; 407-539-2181; artandhistory.org. ConTinuing ThiS week
Open Mic Comedy Open mic comedy in the piano bar. Wednesdays, 8 pm; Parliament House, 410 n. Orange Blossom Trail; free; 407-425-7571; parliamenthouse.com.
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$200 and under Art Show Group show with art priced under two Benjamins, perfect for picking up a gift for the holidays.
Through Jan. 13; Cityarts Factory, 29 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-648-7060. Biblia Sacra: Dalí and His Bible Unique exhibition of 105 images created by Salvador Dalí depicting his interpretations of verses and events from the Bible. Through Jan. 25; Baterby’s art Gallery, 6848 Stapoint Court, Winter Park; $5-$50; 888-682-9995; baterbys.com. Dan Biferie: The Art of Learning Photography representing objects and qualities which are perceived and experienced. Through Jan. 14; Museum of art DeLand – Downtown, 100 n. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; $5; 386-734-4371; moartdeland.org. Downtown Salon Show a unique opportunity to discover new artists and revisit previously exhibited works. Through Jan. 27; Snap Downtown, 420 E. Church St.; free; 407-286-2185; snaporlando.com. Everyone Likes a Different Sandwich a solo show from graffiti artist Halsi. Through Jan. 13; Redefine Gallery, 29 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-648-7060. FAVO Artists Open House In a renovated space that was once a motel, 26 full-time artists open their studios to the public. Enjoy musicians and food trucks. Friday, 5-9 pm; Faith arts Village Orlando, 221 E. Colonial Drive; free; 407-222-1231; faithartsvillage.com. Friends Take Road Trips new works from Halsi and James Fahye themed around a road trip through Florida. Through Jan. 11; Gallery Eola, 818 E. Washington St.; free; galleryeola.com. Gallery Talks Informational talks hosted by museum curators. Wednesday, 1:30-2 pm; Orlando Museum of art, 2416 n. Mills ave.; $15; 321-363-4406; omart.org. Island Objects: Art and Adaptation in Micronesia Collection of archaeological materials and historical items from the Pacific Islands of Micronesia dating from the 1800s to present day. Through april 15; albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens, 633 Osceola ave., Winter Park; $10; 407-647-6294; polasek.org. J. Hyde Crawford and Anthony Tortora Collection The J. Hyde Crawford gift of art is the single most important collection the Orlando Museum of art has received in its history. Through Feb. 12; Orlando Museum of art, 2416 n. Mills ave.; $15; 407-896-4231; omart.org. The Lake: A Documentary Exploring the Land and People of Lake Apopka This newest collaboration between Crealdé School of art and the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation offers a contemporary and historic window into the culture and landscape of Central Florida’s Lake apopka. Through Jan. 13;
THEWEEK Crealdé School of art, 600 St. andrews Blvd., Winter Park; free; 407-671-1886; crealde.org. Mystery Sketch Theater a monthly live figure drawing session with models dressed up as superheroes, burlesque performers, retro housewives or other pop culture outfits. Thursday, 8 pm; The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.; $5 suggested donation; 407-423-3060. nora’s Sugar Pop: A Sweet Art Show a monthly pop up art show spotlighting favorite local artists. Tuesday, 5-7 pm; nora’s Sugar Shack, 636 Virginia Drive; free; 407-447-5885; noraswinecigars.com. Patrick Boyd: Man With a Holo Camera Collection of holographs by award-winning photographer Patrick Boyd. Through Jan. 14; Museum of art DeLand – Downtown, 100 n. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; $5; 386-734-4371; moartdeland.org. People and Places This exhibition features paintings and sculptures spanning a period of over 200 years, exploring themes of portraiture and landscape. Through Feb. 11; Orlando Museum of art, 2416 n. Mills ave.; $15; 407-896-4231; omart.org. Pollination! Group art show with images of bats, bees, butterflies, birds and other pollinators. Through Feb. 4; Dandelion Communitea Cafe, 618 n. Thornton ave.; free; 407-3621864; dandelioncommunitea.com. Quiet Revolution: A Survey of the Art of Theo Wujcik In this survey, the analytical and the formal are rejected and strange new kinds of historicism, primitivism and expressionism are embraced. Through Jan. 7; Museum of art DeLand, 600 n. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; $5; 386-734-4371; moartdeland.org. Selections From the Permanent Collection: Paintings, Drawings, Graphics & Sculpture Some of the more recent donations to the museum’s permanent collection. Through Sunday; Museum of art DeLand, 600 n. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; $5; 386-734-4371. Space Oddities: Bowie Sottsass Memphis The most comprehensive exhibition of work by the Italian design group Memphis ever shown in a museum, including several pieces from David Bowie’s personal collection. Ongoing; Modernism Museum Mount Dora, 145 E. Fourth ave., Mount Dora; $8; 352-385-0034; modernismmuseum.org. Steady Observation: The Intersection of Scientific Inquiry, Art and Life Exhibit featuring works that form deep connections with the
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THEWEEK environment, and the structures and systems that affect the natural world. Through Jan. 7; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; $20.95; 407-514-2000; osc.org. Time & Thought american art from the collection of the Cornell Fine arts Museum. Through Jan. 7; Mennello Museum of american art, 900 E. Princeton St.; $5; 407-246-4278; mennellomuseum.com. A Trek From North to South The artwork presented in this gallery reveals the symbolism, artistic techniques, and styles of many of the ancient peoples of the americas. Through Feb. 11; Orlando Museum of art, 2416 n. Mills ave.; $15; 407-896-4231; omart.org. Truths, Interpretations & Other Ways of Seeing new show featuring the works of anna Cruz, adam Lavigne, Brian Phillips, Scott White, Elizabeth allen-Canon and Justin Luper. Through Jan. 13; The Gallery at avalon Island, 39 S. Magnolia ave.; free; avalongallery.org.
eVenTS Brunch With your Pup Enjoy waffles, quiche and more while your pup snacks on their own catered buffet. Sunday, 10 am; Mennello Museum of american art, 900 E. Princeton St.; $30; 407-246-4278; mennellomuseum.com. Henry Rollins Travel Slideshow Punk godfather Henry Rollins shows images from his travels and tells stories about them. Thursday, 8 pm; The Plaza Live, 425 n. Bumby ave.; $29.50$49.50; 407-228-1220; plazaliveorlando.com. Knit and Crochet night Socialize with other fiber artists in a relaxed environment. all ages and levels are welcome. Thursday, 5:30-7:30 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323; ocls.info. Mecum Collector Car Show & Auction Mecum Kissimmee is the world’s largest collector car auction. Parts of the sale will be televised live on nBC Sports network. Opens Friday, through Jan. 14, 10 am; Osceola Heritage Park, 1875 Silver Spur Lane, Kissimmee; $30; 321-697-3333; ohpark.com. Vegan Prom This adult prom features an all-vegan dinner and dessert. Saturday Jan. 6, 7 pm; The american Legion, 1912a Lee Road; $50; 407-760-2052; facebook.com/veganpromcentralflorida.
learning Cuisine Corner: Tranquil Moments Relax after the holidays and celebrate Hot Tea Month with 40
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a cup of stress relief tea. Registration required. Thursday, 6:30 pm; Windermere Library, 530 Main St., Windermere; free; 407-835-7323. Get Organized Learn the steps to tackle your organizing projects and reduce the clutter, chaos and stress in your life. Saturday, 11 am; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323; ocls.info. TEDx Eustis a day filled with brilliant speakers, thought-provoking video and mindblowing conversation. a unique gathering that will unleash new ideas, inspire and inform. Breakfast, lunch, all speakers and entertainment included. Friday, 8:30 am-3:30 pm; Historic State Theatre, 109 n. Bay St., Eustis; $75; 407-376-2086; tedxeustis.com.
CiViCS Awake the State a yearly event held at the start of the Florida Legislative session, discussing what bills are currently up for debate. Tuesday, noon; Orlando Office of U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, 201 S. Orange ave.; free; 407-254-2573; rubio.senate.gov. Sunshine State Marijuana Policy Conference The Central Florida chapter of nORML hosts an all-day policy conference focused on the future of marijuana in Florida. Saturday, 9 am-5 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; contact for price; 407-835-7323; cflnorml.org.
liTerary Diverse Word Spoken word open mic. Tuesdays, 8 pm; Dandelion Communitea Cafe, 618 n. Thornton ave.; free; 407-3621864; dandelioncommunitea.com. Screenwriting 101 Jennie Jarvis walks you through the basics of what it takes to write a feature film. Saturday, 3 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323; ocls.info. Wednesday Open Words Poetry and spoken word open mic. Wednesdays, 8:30 pm; austin’s Coffee, 929 W. Fairbanks ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364; austinscoffee.com.
SporTS Orlando Magic vs. Cleveland Cavaliers nBa basketball. Saturday, 7 pm; amway Center, 400 W. Church St.; $14.25-$637.25; 800-745-3000; amwaycenter.com. Orlando Magic vs. Houston Rockets nBa basketball. Wednesday, 7 pm; amway Center, 400 W. Church St.; $14.25-$637.25; 800-745-3000; amwaycenter.com. Orlando Solar Bears vs. Jacksonville Icemen Ice hockey. Sunday, 1:30 pm; amway Center, 400 W. Church St.; contact for price; 800-745-3000; amwaycenter.com. n
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I married my high-school sweetheart at 17, had a baby, together a few years, mental illness and subsequent infidelity led to things ending. My ex-husband remarried, divorced again, and is now in another LTR. I’m in a LTR for a decade with my current partner (CP), we have a few kids, and I’m so in love with him it terrifies me. My ex frequently makes sexual remarks to me, low-key flirts. I feel an animal attraction in the moment. Whatever. I don’t want to be with him, my relationship with CP is solid AF, and I get amazing fucking at home from a man far more skilled. CP knows about ex-husband’s remarks and one actual physical advance. CP has offered to talk to my ex. I told him nah, I’ll deal with it and make it stop. I talked to my ex-husband today, and he said: “I’m sorry, it’s just teasing, I won’t make an actual move ever again, but you’re the only woman I ever just look at and get immediately hard for, and it’s only a few more years before our kid is fully grown and we don’t see each other anymore. So humor me because you know we both enjoy it.” And it’s true that I do enjoy it. But how harmful is it to engage in flirty banter without any touching, nudity or worse? I hate having secrets, as I feel they are barriers to intimacy, but I’m a 30-something mom and it is so fucking unbearably sexy to be made to feel so desirable even after all that shit between us and it’ll never, ever happen because hell no I’m not sleeping with my ex-hubby, but knowing this man will never get a whiff of my pussy again but can’t help but beg for it with his eyes gives me a sense of power like I’ve never fucking felt before, but even so I don’t want to be a terrible person for hiding this from my CP because I don’t like having secrets from him but this is just one that turns me on to no end but I should nip this in the bud and put a stop to it yesterday because it’s wrong, right? Secret Longings Utterly Titillating
when you get home and there’s nothing wrong with that, right? I’ve been with my girlfriend, “J,” for two years. Her best friend, “M,” is a gay man she’s known since high school. M and I have hung out many times. He seems cool, but lately I’ve been wondering if he and J are fucking behind my back. For starters, J and I rarely have sex anymore. Even a kiss on the cheek happens less than once a week. Meanwhile, J’s Facebook feed has pictures of M grabbing her tits outside a gay club in front of her sister. She told me he’s spent the night in her room, even though he lives only a few miles away. I’ve also recently found out that although M has a strong preference for men, he considers himself bisexual. I understand that everyone loves tits, even if they’re not turned on by them, and gay men can sleep with a girl and actually just … sleep. I also know that her antidepressants can kill sex drive. All three things at once feel like more than just coincidence, though. At the very least, the PDAs seem disrespectful. At worst, I’m a blind fool who’s been replaced. Am I insecure or is there something to these worries? You Pick The Acronym I Gotta Get To Work Your girlfriend’s best friend isn’t gay, YPTAIGGTW, he’s bisexual – so, yeah, it’s entirely possible M is fucking your girlfriend, since fucking girls is something bisexual guys do and, according to one study, they’re better at it. (Australian women who had been with both bi and straight guys ranked their bi male partners as more attentive lovers, more emotionally available and better dads, according to the results of a study published in 2016.) But while we can’t know for sure whether M is fucking J, YPTAIGGTW, we do know who she isn’t fucking: you. If the sex is rare and a kiss – on the cheek – is a once-a-week occurrence, it’s time to pull the plug. Yes, antidepressants can be a libido killer. They can also be a dodge. If your girlfriend doesn’t regard the lack of sex as a problem and isn’t working on a fix – if she’s prioritizing partying with her bisexual bestie over talking to her doc and adjusting her meds, if she hasn’t offered you some sort of accommodation/outlet/work-around for the lack of sex – trust your gut and get out.
I love a good run-on sentence – grammar fetishists are going to get off on diagramming that doozy you closed with – so I’m going to give it a shot, too: I don’t see the harm in enjoying your ex-husband’s flirtations so long as you’re certain you’ll never, ever take him up on his standing offer, but you are playing with fire here, SLUT, so pull on a pair of asbestos panties when you know you’ll be seeing your ex-hubby, and I don’t think you should feel bad about this secret because while honesty is great generally and while the keeping of secrets is frowned upon by advice professionals reflexively, SLUT, a little mystery, a little distance, a little erotic autonomy keeps our sex lives with long-term partners hot – even monogamous relationships – so instead of seeing this secret as a barrier to intimacy, SLUT, remind yourself that the erotic charge you get from your exhubby – the way he makes you feel desirable – benefits your CP, because he’s the one who will be getting a big, fat whiff of your pussy 42
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I say I’m uncomfortable with the extremely transgressive territory he wants to explore, he says, “I’m your master and you take my orders.” I think this is shitty form – the bottom should always set the limits. When we’re in play, he says that I chose him as my top precisely because I wanted to see how far I could go and that it’s his job to push me out of my comfort zone. I think he’s twisting my words. Arguing over limits mid-scene makes us both frustrated and angry. I’m not in any physical danger, but his requests (if carried out) could ruin some of my existing relationships. Did I blow it by not giving him a list of my hard limits in advance of becoming his sub? Or is he just a shitty, inconsiderate top trying to take advantage of a novice? After play, he checks in to see if I’m OK, which on the surface looks like great form – aftercare and all – but this also feels manipulative. How can I pull things back to where I’m comfortable? Do I run from the scene – or just this guy? Tired Of Overreaching From A Shitty Top A top who reopens negotiations about limits and what’s on the BDSM menu during a scene – a time when the sub will feel tremendous pressure to, well, submit – is not a top you can trust. The same goes for a top who makes demands that, if obeyed, could ruin their sub’s relationships with family, friends, other partners, etc. Run from this guy, TOOFAST, but not from the scene. There are better tops out there. Go find one. savagelovecast.com email@example.com ITMFA.org
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Legal, Public Notices IN THE CIRCUIT COURT FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA, PROBATE DIVISION IN RE: ESTATE OF CONNIE SUE PERDUE, Deceased. File No. 2017-CP-3558-O NOTICE TO CREDITORS The administration of the estate of Connie Sue Perdue, deceased, whose date of death was August 23, 2017, is pending in the Circuit Court for Orange County, Florida, Probate Division, the address of which is 425 N. Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801. The names and addresses of the personal representative and the personal representative’s attorney are set forth below. All creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate on whom a copy of this notice is required to be served must file their claims with this court ON OR BEFORE THE LATER OF 3 MONTHS AFTER THE TIME OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE OR 30 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF SERVICE OF A COPY OF THIS NOTICE ON THEM. All other creditors of the decedent and other persons having claims or demands against decedent’s estate must file their claims with this court WITHIN 3 MONTHS AFTER THE DATE OF THE FIRST PUBLICATION OF THIS NOTICE. ALL CLAIMS NOT FILED WITHIN THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH IN FLORIDA STATUTES SECTION 733.702 WILL BE FOREVER BARRED. NOTWITHSTANDING THE TIME PERIODS SET FORTH ABOVE, ANY CLAIM FILED TWO (2) YEARS OR MORE AFTER THE DECEDENT’S DATE OF DEATH IS BARRED. The date of first publication of this notice is 12/27/17. Attorney for Personal Representative: Russell G. Marlowe, Esq., Attorney, Florida Bar Number: 748889, RUSSELL G MARLOWE PA, 8630 Government Drive, Suite 102, New Port Richey, Florida 34654, Telephone: (727) 847-0055, Fax: (727) 815-0044, EMail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Secondary E-Mail: N/A. Personal Representative: Joel Elizabeth Marano, 3811 Kingsley Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32839. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO. P15-DP- 164 IN THE INTEREST OF: J. O., a male child SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS AND GUARDIANSHIP, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: Jose A. Santos Rios (a.k.a. Joe Santos), 19400 SE Hwy 42, Umatilla, FL 32784 A Petition for Termination of
Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this Court regarding the above referenced children. You are to appear before Melissa D. Souto, Circuit Judge, on the 13th day of February, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Seminole Juvenile Justice Center, 190 Eslinger Way, Sanford, FL 32773, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD. IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. The mother/father are hereby advised, pursuant to §39.802(4)(d) and §63.082(6) (g), Florida Statutes, that a parent whose rights have not yet been terminated has the right to seek a private adoptive placement for the child and to participate in a private adoption plan, through an adoption entity as defined in §63.032(3), Florida Statutes. Pleadings shall be copied to: Hannah M. Crume, Esquire, State of Florida, Department of Children and Families, Children’s Legal Services, 2921 S. Orlando Drive, Ste. 150, Sanford, FL 32773 (407-328- 5656). If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation to participate in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator, Court Administration, at 301 North Park Avenue, Sanford, Florida, Telephone 407665-4227, at least 7 days before your scheduled Court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days. If hearing impaired, call 711. Witness my hand and seal of this court at Sanford, Seminole County Florida on this 28th day of December, 2017. Grant Maloy, Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller BY: /s/ Deputy Clerk, Court Seal. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO. P15-DP- 164 IN THE INTEREST OF: B. G. O., a male child, J. O., a male child SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS AND GUARDIANSHIP, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: Sofia Olvera, 1105 Johnson Street, Apt B. Leesburg, FL 34748 A Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this Court regarding the above referenced children. You are to appear before Melissa D. Souto, Circuit Judge, on the
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13th day of February, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. at the Seminole Juvenile Justice Center, 190 Eslinger Way, Sanford, FL 32773, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD. IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. The mother/father are hereby advised, pursuant to §39.802(4)(d) and §63.082(6) (g), Florida Statutes, that a parent whose rights have not yet been terminated has the right to seek a private adoptive placement for the child and to participate in a private adoption plan, through an adoption entity as defined in §63.032(3), Florida Statutes. Pleadings shall be copied to: Hannah M. Crume, Esquire, State of Florida, Department of Children and Families, Children’s Legal Services, 2921 S. Orlando Drive, Ste. 150, Sanford, FL 32773 (407-328- 5656). If you are a person with disability who needs any accommodation to participate in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to provision of certain assistance. Please contact the ADA Coordinator, Court Administration, at 301 North Park Avenue,
Sanford, Florida, Telephone 407665-4227, at least 7 days before your scheduled Court appearance, or immediately upon receiving this notification if the time before the scheduled appearance is less than 7 days. If hearing impaired, call 711. Witness my hand and seal of this court at Sanford, Seminole County Florida on this 28th day of December, 2017. Grant Maloy, Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller BY: /s/ Deputy Clerk, Court Seal. IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE EIGHTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA, JUVENILE DIVISION CASE NO. B15-0063- DP IN THE INTEREST OF:T.C.T. Jr., a male child DOB: 02/21/06, T.Z.T., a female child DOB: 11/16/04 SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS, STATE OF FLORIDA TO:Shadaie Dennis, address unknown WHEREAS, a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this court regarding the above referenced child(ren); you are hereby commanded to appear before the Honorable Kenneth R. Lester on January 8, 2018 at 1:30p.m., at the Seminole County Juvenile Justice Center, at 190 Eslinger Way, Sanford, Florida 32773, for a TERMINATION OF
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PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY and MANIFEST BEST INTEREST HEARING. You must appear on the date and times specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD(REN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD(REN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. “PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 39.802(4) (d) AND 63.082(6)(g), FLORIDA STATUTES, YOU ARE HEREBY INFORMED OF THE AVAILABILITY OF PRIVATE PLACEMENT WITH AN ADOPTION ENTITY, AS DEFINED IN SECTION 63.032(3), FLORIDA STATUTES.” Pleadings shall be copied to Rebekah S. Taylor, Senior Attorney for the Children’s Legal Services, 2921 S. Orlando Drive, Suite 150, Sanford, Florida 32773. WITNESS my hand at the Clerk of said Court and the Seal, this 4th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Rebekah Taylor, Esquire, Senior Attorney, State of Florida Department of Children and Families Children’s Legal Services, 2921 S. Orlando Drive, Suite 150, Sanford, Florida 32773, 407-328- 5656 GRANT MALOY CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ (Court Seal).
Legal, Public Notices IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA DIVISION: 03/Shea/Pine Hills CASE NO.: DP17-379 IN THE INTEREST OF: C. W., a male child, DOB: 07/25/2003 SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS STATE OF FLORIDA To: Thomas Ryktarczyk, Address unknown. WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this court regarding the above-referenced child(ren), a copy of which is attached. You are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy R. Shea on 19th day of January, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS/THESE CHILD(REN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MIGHT LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD(REN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6)(g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 4th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Kirsten Teany, Esq.. Florida Bar No.: 981540, State of Florida, Children’s Legal Services, 822 S. Kirkman Road, Suite 200, Orlando, FL 32811, (407) 563-2380. Kirsten.teany@ myflfamilies.com. By: (Signed) Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA DIVISION: 03/Shea/Pine Hills CASE NO.: DP17-379 IN THE INTEREST OF: C. W., a male child, DOB: 07/25/2003 SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS STATE OF FLORIDA To: Latithia McLain, Address unknown. WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this court
regarding the above-referenced child(ren), a copy of which is attached. You are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy R. Shea on 19th day of January, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS/THESE CHILD(REN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MIGHT LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD(REN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6)(g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes. WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 4th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Kirsten Teany, Esq.. Florida Bar No.: 981540, State of Florida, Children’s Legal Services, 822 S. Kirkman Road, Suite 200, Orlando, FL 32811, (407) 563-2380. Kirsten.teany@ myflfamilies.com. By: (Signed) Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA DIVISION: 03/Shea/Westgate CASE NO.: DP16-48 In the Interest of: T.D., a female child, DOB: 02/02/2005, T.D., a female child, DOB: 11/10/2007, J.D., a male child, DOB: 09/26/2008, J.D., a male child, DOB: 11/29/2010 MINOR CHILDREN SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: JAMES DEES, Address Unknown, WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this court regarding the above-referenced child(ren), a copy of which is attached. You are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy R. Shea, on 18th day of January, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD(REN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MIGHT
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LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD(REN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6)(g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes. WITNESS my hand and seal of this court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 12th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Layali Salem, Esq., Florida Bar #0111746, Children’s Legal Services, State of Florida, 882 S. Kirkman Road, Suite 200, Orlando, Florida 32811, (407) 563-2380, Layali.email@example.com CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA DIVISION: 03/Shea/Westgate CASE NO.: DP16-48 In the Interest of: T.D., a female child, DOB: 02/02/2005, T.D., a female child, DOB: 11/10/2007, J.D., a male child, DOB: 09/26/2008, J.D., a male child, DOB: 11/29/2010 MINOR CHILDREN SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF ADVISORY HEARING FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: Talena Ervin Dees,, Address Unknown, WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this court regarding the above-referenced child(ren), a copy of which is attached. You are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy R. Shea, on 18th day of January, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD(REN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED, YOU MIGHT LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD(REN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6)(g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes. WITNESS my hand and seal of this court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 12th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Layali Salem, Esq., Florida Bar #0111746, Children’s Legal Services, State of Florida, 882 S. Kirkman Road, Suite 200, Orlando, Florida 32811, (407) 563-2380,
Layali.firstname.lastname@example.org CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION: 3/Shea CASE NO.: 17-DP- 443 IN THE INTEREST OF: L.L., DOB: 07/19/2016, Minor Child. SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF TPR ADVISORY HEARING, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: UNKNOWN FATHER, Address Unknown. WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this Court regarding the above-referenced child, a copy of which is attached; you are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy Shea, at 9:45 a.m., on the 2nd day of February, 2018, at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD (THESE CHILDREN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD (OR CHILDREN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. “Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6) (g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes.” WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 13th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Kelley Galvin, Attorney for the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families, 400 West Robinson Street, Suite N211, Orlando, Florida 32801, (407) 317-7643 -Telephone, (407) 317-7126-Fax. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, IN AND FOR ORANGE COUNTY, FLORIDA JUVENILE DIVISION: 3/Shea CASE NO.: 15-DP- 599 IN THE INTEREST OF: L.H., DOB: 10/15/2012, Minor Child. SUMMONS AND NOTICE OF TPR ADVISORY HEARING, STATE OF FLORIDA TO: JADE HENNING, Address Unknown. WHEREAS a Petition for Termination of Parental Rights under oath has been filed in this Court regarding the above-referenced
child, a copy of which is attached; you are hereby commanded to appear before Judge Timothy Shea, at 9:30 a.m., on the 19th day of March, 2018, at the Juvenile Justice Center, 2000 East Michigan Street, Orlando, Florida 32806, for a TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS ADVISORY HEARING. You must appear on the date and at the time specified. FAILURE TO PERSONALLY APPEAR AT THIS ADVISORY HEARING CONSTITUTES CONSENT TO THE TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS TO THIS CHILD (THESE CHILDREN). IF YOU FAIL TO APPEAR ON THE DATE AND TIME SPECIFIED YOU MAY LOSE ALL LEGAL RIGHTS AS A PARENT TO THE CHILD (OR CHILDREN) NAMED IN THE PETITION ATTACHED TO THIS NOTICE. “Pursuant to Sections 39.802(4)(d) and 63.082(6)(g), Florida Statutes, you are hereby informed of the availability of private placement with an adoption entity, as defined in Section 63.032(3), Florida Statutes.” WITNESS my hand and seal of this Court at Orlando, Orange County, Florida this 13th day of December, 2017. This summons has been issued at the request of: Kelley Galvin, Attorney for the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families, 400 West Robinson Street, Suite N211, Orlando, Florida 32801, (407) 317-7643 -Telephone, (407) 317-7126-Fax. CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: /s/ Deputy Clerk (Court Seal). Notice is hereby given that Extra Space Storage will sell at public auction, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at location indicated: 540 Cypress Parkway, Poinciana, FL 34759 (863) 2400879 on 1/16/18 @ 3:30 pm: Joy Hajek 1006 household goods, Nichelle Womble 1002 household goods, Dana Mack 126 household goods, Jacob Jones 3020 small household goods and boxes, Oliver Urena 3002 household goods Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the time of sale. All goods are sold as is and must be removed at the time of purchase. Extra Space Storage reserves the right to bid. Sale is subject to adjournment. Thank You, Extra Space Storage. Notice is hereby given that Extra Space Storage will sell at public auction, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at location indicated: 1751 Fortune Rd Kissimmee FL 34744, 407-414- 5303 on 1/16/18 @ 9:30 am: Mariely Brown 2027 Mattress, Boxes, Table, Emely Minaya 3111 washer, dryer, dining table, 2 tv’s, Christian Almodovar
3083 Household goods, Boxes, Shakima Parker 3009 personnel items for hurricane, clothes and boxes, Jomar Marie Rivera Salichs 2082 household goods, furniture. Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the above referenced facility in order to complete the transaction. Extra Space Storage may refuse any bid and may rescind any purchase up until the winning bidder takes possession of the personal property. NOTICE is hereby given that the undersigned, Rebel Rock Capital, LLC, of 8131 Vineland Ave #144, Orlando FL, 32821 pursuant to the requirements of the Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations, is hereby advertising the following fictitious name: Rebel Rock Wealth It is the intent of the undersigned to register “Rebel Rock Wealth” with the Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations. Dated: 12/27/17 NOTICE OF PUBLIC AUCTION FOR MONIES DUE ON STORAGE LOCKERS LOCATED AT UHAUL COMPANY FACILITIES. STORAGE LOCATIONS AND TIMES ARE LISTED BELOW. ALL GOODS SOLD ARE HOUSEHOLD CONTENTS, MISCELLANEOUS OR RECOVERED GOODS. ALL AUCTIONS ARE HELD TO SATISFY OWNER’S LIEN FOR RENT AND FEES IN ACCORDANCE WITH FLORIDA STATUTES, SELF STORAGE ACT, SECTIONS 83.806 AND 83.807, STARTS AT 8 am and RUNS CONTINUOUSLY. Uhaul Ctr Kirkman-600 S Kirkman Rd-Orlando 2/7/18 5008 Shyrl Williams 3003 Frederick Dauley 2111 Carla Holmes 3066 Cindy Bostick 6010 Maria Hurtado 8005 Nordia Johnson 6038 Carla Holmes 3107 Larry Patterson 3065 Nicolas Cardona 3037 Shabiki Dann 2098 Pedro Jimenez 6048 Melissa Miller 6042 John Chameli 5020 Crusaders for Christ 1060 Amy Dorf 8014 Amoy Sandiford Uhaul Ctr Orange Ave-3500 S Orange Ave-Orlando 2/7/18 1070 Dean Mosley 1524 Corey Williams 1815 Melanie Santiago 2143 Gianesse Figueroa 1116 W Bruce Delvalle 1062 Brian Margolis 1523 Jossy Casique 1401 Krysta Goold 1203 Lorraine Bentley 1528 Nelson Adelson 1041Jerome Williams 1433 Delrico Roberson Uhaul Ctr Baldwin Park- 4001 E Colonial Drive-Orlando 2/7/18 Jose Latorre C156 Justin Eaddy C168 Christyna Mcbrayer A109 Raven Dugandzic C130 Roxanne Razzani C200-01 William Rams B118 Timothy Bell C118 Michael Sutton D232 Orlando Ojeda B198 Raul Altamirano C151 Aaron Eugene D199 Syntisha Mcclendon C169 Mahalah Roslie F104 Govanni Estremera D164 Joshua Astacio B143-45 Jacquese Wood-
ruff C149 Frank Anderson Uhaul Ctr Goldenrod-508 N Goldenrod Rd-Orlando 2/7/18 634 Sherri Cox 703 Mariano Rivera 109-11 Nina Jones 241 Vanessa Baez 120 Aaron Roberson 739 Roshane Hayes 641-44 Daryl Woods 107 James Strong 332Michael Norberg 512 Mohammed Ahmad 533 Mohammed Ahmad 539 Sandra Wadsen 705 Anthony Brimhall Uhaul Ctr Alafaya-11815 E Colonial Drive-Orlando 2/7/18 1021 Lynndesnise Kinnally 1425 Sherri Rhoden 1519 Mariah Woessner 1905 Dieudonne mbuy 1237 Rose Loftus 1113 Sacha Comrie 1521 Xavier Gonzalez 1429 Carlos Longmire 1611 Stephanie Barton. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE NEW GENERATION TOWING AND RECOVERY, LLC. gives Notice of Foreclosure of Lien and intent to sell these vehicles on following dates and locations at 10:00 a.m. pursuant to subsection 713.78 of the Florida Statutes. NEW GENERATION TOWING AND RECOVERY, LLC. reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. Location: 4412 Allan St, Kissimmee, FL 34746 January 15, 2018 WBAEV53414KM36379 2004 BMW 1HGCG667XXA079280 1999 HONDA 1N4AL11D22C169821 2002 NISSAN 2T1BR32E95C429563 2005 TOYOTA JHMEJ6579VS012976 1997 HONDA 19UYA1248VL024639 1997 ACURA 1FTHE24Y3PHA13126 1993 FORD 1GNDS13S152334569 2005 CHEVROLET 2B4FP2537WR849123 1998 DODGE JN1CA31D5YT728052 2000 NISSAN 1HGCE1820VA006409 1997 HONDA Location: 9881 Recycle Center Rd, Orlando, FL 32824 January 15, 2018 1FAFP44694F201674 2004 FORD 1HGCG6672XA099653 1999 HONDA KL5JD66Z77K567506 2007 SUZUKI 1FAFP40614F172483 2004 FORD 1GBJG31KXSF186488 1995 CHEVROLET 3N1AB61E38L728652 2008 NISSAN JHMCG6655YC015195 2000 HONDA 1N4AL21E37N472388 2007 NISSAN 1G4HP52K7VH475482 1997 BUICK 1GNDM19WXXB136841 1999 CHEVROLET JA4LS21H82J057092 2002 MITSUBISHI 4T1BG22K3XU600492
1999 TOYOTA 1YVFP84C345N53155 2004 MAZDA Location: 10850 Cosmonaut Blvd, Orlando, FL 32824 January 15, 2018 3B7HF13Z3XG192358 1999 DODGE January 18, 2018 1N4AL21E28N440811 2008 NISSAN NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Notice is hereby given that Extra Space Storage will sell at public auction, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at location indicated: January 19th, 2018 at 9:30AM at 1101 Marshall Farms Rd. Ocoee, Fl. 34761 (407) 516-7221: #B163- Nydia Ortiz- Furniture #D250- Howard Kinchelow- Furniture and boxes #H467-Jeffrey Rego- Households items #E342- Gary Smith- House hold items, furniture, nic, nacks, cloths, some tools, etc #A002Mark Godley- Borgat Custom Chopper and household items #C183- Josephine DucreayHousehold goods #E308- Sherry Strickland- Household goods and furniture #A066- James Williams -Furniture #Katrina Nelsonhousehold goods. Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the above referenced facility in order to complete the transaction. Extra Space Storage may refuse any bid and may rescind any purchase up until the winning bidder takes possession of the personal property. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Notice is hereby given that Extra Space Storage will sell at public auction at the storage facilities listed below, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at the following locations: January 24th, 2018 at the times and locations listed below. The personal goods stored therein by the following: 9:30 A.M at the Extra Space Storage facility located at: 11071 University Blvd. Orlando, FL 32817 (321) 320-4055 #4012 Jahmal Dee- vehicle parts #2332 Kimani Auguste- 2 twins beds 2 dressers Tv stand desk 10:30a.m at the Extra Space Storage facility located at: 11971 Lake Underhill Rd. Orlando, Fl. 32825 (407) 380-0046 #1349 Ernest Harris- Household Goods #1302 Rosie Dennis-chair, mattress, table, computer/monitor, tv, bags, books, totes, toys, toilet paper, paper towels, pillows, vacuum, bed sheets, carpet, wine fridge, dolly. Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the above referenced facility in order to complete the transaction. Extra Space Storage may refuse any bid and may rescind any purchase up
until the winning bidder takes possession of the personal property. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Notice is hereby given that Extra Space Storage will sell at public auction, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at the following locations: January 24, 2018 at the times and locations listed below. The personal goods stored therein by the following: 4:30p.m. at the Extra Space Storage facility located at: 13125 S. John Young Parkway Orlando, FL. 32837 (407)516- 7005 #00408 -Ralph Martinez- Boxes, personal items, #00963 -Daniel Cherry - Household Items, #00115 -Ingrid Acevedo- Home items, #01050 -Jeremy Ault- Clothing items, #01121- Anabel NazarioHousehold Items, #00437-Jessica Buechler- Home Items, #1075A -Angelica Rivera- 2 kid mattress and clothes, #01097- Jerry Joseph- Household items. 1:30p.m. at the Extra Space Storage facility located at: 5753 Hoffner Avenue Orlando, FL 32822 (407) 212-5890 #1080Reed Kirk Walter- Household goods, #1040-Holly Coleman Zakaib- Household goods, #4000-Johnson Davis- Household goods, #6009-Melissa Oconnell - Office Supplies, #3013-Wendolynn Romero- household goods, #1251-Leslie FleuryHouse hold goods, #5021-Jefferey Bailey- Household goods, #1074- Chardleene Menendez - household goods, #5005-Tiffany Gracia- household goods, #4006-Marie Benilla Guss household goods, #6012-Jacqueline Guzman - Household goods, #1029E-Jose Mercado- household goods, #5019-Wilfredo SantiagoHousehold goods, #5030-Charles Wilson Shadix- household goods, #1023- Jared Gomez- household goods, #8008- Aracelis Pizarrohousehold goods, #5031- Ramon Rivera Jr- household goods, #1221- Ramon Vigoa - household goods, #8003-Luke Vopat- household goods, #1029D-Daniel Pinales - House hold goods, #5023-Robert Spence- House hold goods. Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the above referenced facility in order to complete the transaction. Extra Space Storage may refuse any bid and may rescind any purchase up until the winning bidder takes possession of the personal property. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE OF PERSONAL PROPERTY Notice is hereby given that Mindful Storage will sell at public auction, to satisfy the lien of the owner, personal property described below belonging to those individuals listed below at the following times and locations: January 16th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mindful
Storage facility located at: 900 Cypress Pkwy. Kissimmee, Fl. 34759 (321) 732-6032 732-6032 The personal goods stored therein by the following: #2089- Households, #D246 -Households, #A116- Households, #1107Households, #2148 - Households, #1170- Boxes, #2217- Households, #H224 -Households, #H216 -Furniture, #B106 -Households, #2089 -Households, #G201Households, #D218- Households, #1192- Households, #G207- Stuff, #2127- Furniture, #J204 -Boxes, #2106 -Boxes, #K212 -Furniture, #C112- Households, #C104Households, #2042- Households, #1122- Households, #K215-Furniture Purchases must be made with cash only and paid at the above referenced facility in order to complete the transaction. Mindful Storage may refuse any bid and may rescind any purchase up until the winning bidder takes possession of the personal property. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: Pursuant to Florida Statute 713.78 on FEBRUARY 4, 2018 at 8am, Mike’s Towing, 3141 Sharpe Rd., Apopka, FL will sell the following vehicle(s): 2004 FORD VIN #1FAFP406X4F155990 Seller reserves the right to bid and to refuse any/all bids. Sold as is, no warranty. Terms Cash. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: Pursuant to Florida Statute 713.78 on JANUARY 27, 2018 at 8am, Mike’s Towing, 3141 Sharpe Rd., Apopka, FL will sell the following vehicle(s): 2001 MITSIBISHI VIN #4A3AC54H51E103621. Seller reserves the right to bid and to refuse any/all bids. Sold as is, no warranty. Terms Cash. NOTICE OF PUBLIC SALE: Pursuant to Florida Statute 713.78 on JANUARY 31, 2018 at 8am, Mike’s Towing, 3141 Sharpe Rd., Apopka, FL will sell the following vehicle(s): 2008 DODGE VIN #1D8GT28K38W208942 AND 1998 MERCEDES VIN #WDBJF70F0WA686154. Seller reserves the right to bid and to refuse any/all bids. Sold as is, no warranty. Terms Cash.
Gardner Street, Winter Park, FL. 32792 Constellation Towing & Recovery LLC NOTICE OF SALE Vehicles will be sold as is, no warranty. Seller reserves the right to refuse any bid. Terms of bids are cash only. Buyer must have funds on hand at time of sale. 2014 CHEVROLET VIN# 2G1FA1E39E9283343 To be sold at auction at 8:00AM on January 24th, 2018, at 2500 N. Forsyth rd, Orlando Fl 32807. Around The Clock Towing inc. Notice of Sale Name – Property – Unit # Maximo Casilla - Dresser, vacuums, tarp, microwave, misc household and personal materials – 044 Sebastian Sallaberry - Boxes, microwave, shelf, milk crates, save a lot bag, misc household and personal items – 081h, Maximo Casilla - Tires, dresser, boxes, wire mesh, vacuum, misc household, personal, and building materials. 116 Rosa E Jimenez – Handicap chair, mattress, bookcase, flower painting, misc household and personal items. – 138, John F Sanford Jr. - Shirts, tools, tackle boxes, mattress, boxes, plastic bins, misc household and personal items. – 151 Tom Schultz - Mattress, bags, wood boxes, tackle boxes, trash can, misc household and personal items. – 161 Nelson Pina - Car parts, tools, misc household, personal, and shop items, cords. – 258, Hector Marquez - Boxes and a trash bag filled with stuff. – 298, Tibisay McBride - Boxes, stuffed parrot, milk crates, headboard, misc household and personal items. – 378h. Ample Storage, 6493 E Colonial Dr, Orlando FL 32807, has possessory lien on all goods stored in the prospective units above. All these items of personal property are being sold pursuant to the asserting of the lien on 1/12/2018 at 1:00PM in order to collect the amount due from you. The sale will take place at 6493 E Colonial Dr, Orlando FL 32807.
NOTICE OF SALE Vehicles will be sold as is, no warranty. Seller reserves the right to refuse any bid. Terms of bids are cash only. Buyer must have funds on hand at time of sale: 1996 Saturn VIN# 1G8ZK5271TZ144546 1999 Ford VIN# 1FMRU17L9XLB07084 2002 Ford VIN# 1FAFP53U92G283256 2000 Chrysler VIN# 1C4GP44G8YB584298 2004 Chrysler VIN#1C3EL56R64N362217 To be sold at auction at 8:00 a.m. on January 17, 2018 at 7301
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