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Dunn deal: Surprise for new homeowner By Michael Murillo mmurillo@lakerlutznews.com

Mary Maldonado stepped into a driveway in Dade City on Nov. 7 expecting to take a few photos in front of a home she was preparing to buy. She got a lot more than she bargained for. Maldonado arrived with her infant son, Leonni, and was greeted by Warrick Dunn, former NFL player and philanthropist. His charity, Homes for the Holidays, helps single parents realize their dreams of owning a home. Partnering with Habitat for Humanity of East and Central Pasco County, who helped Maldonado through the home-buying process and set her up with an advantageous loan, Dunn wel-

comed her into a fully furnished home with a well-stocked kitchen. From living room furniture to a bedroom set for Leonni, the home was move-in ready. She signed the ownership paperwork, received her keys, and accepted a ceremonial check for $5,000, which went toward her mortgage, courtesy of Homes for the Holidays. Not bad for a Friday morning. “Seeing the house and everything, it definitely paid off,” Maldonado said. “It’s very exciting.” It also was Maldonado’s hard work that paid off to get to this MICHAEL MURILLO/STAFF PHOTO point. As part of Habitat for Humanity’s homebuyer program, Warrick Dunn greeted Mary Maldonado and her son, Leonni, at she had to put in 400 hours of vol- the driveway of the house she was preparing to buy. He surprised her with a fully furnished home, a fully stocked kitchen,

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Bill Garrison, commander of American Legion Post 108, marches through Lutz Cemetery, surveying gravestones of military veterans to decorate with an American flag in honor of Veterans Day.

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The four men came to Lutz Cemetery on a Saturday morning, with a cool breeze stirring the trees, and the sun shining brightly in the clear blue sky. They got to work quickly, each grabbing a supply of American flags and staking out a segment of the cemetery.

The men — Bill Garrison, Ray Mason, Richard Fernandez and Jim Evans — worked their way through the rows of gravestones, looking for those marking the final resting place of men and women who served to protect American freedom. While Garrison, Mason and Fernandez surveyed areas closer to U.S. 41, Evans checked out the rear section of the cemetery. Each time they found a veteran’s

gravestone, they solemnly planted a flag at the edge of the gravestone. Marking the grave with a flag is an act of remembrance, and of respect. It’s something members of American Legion Post 108 do at Lutz Cemetery every Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Veterans Day. The flags remain until a day after Veterans Day, when the men come back to recover them. The flags honor veterans from World War I,World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam War.There’s even a grave of a Civil War soldier and another of a Spanish-American War soldier a soldier, Mason said. See FLAGS, page 7A

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He showed up around 6:30 a.m., just as the sun was starting to rise above the horizon. His place was in a side parking lot at Bridgeway Church, located on Wells Road in Wesley Chapel, and he came ready for the day. Nick Burgess put signs up around his pickup truck, touting his older brother Danny Burgess, who was running for Florida House District 38. Nick was staying until polls closed at 7 p.m., and he had brought enough food to tide him over until then, and a restroom just inside the church to help get him through the long day. Burgess was happy to be there, however. He wanted to show support for his brother, who was facing Beverly Ledbetter in the race to replace Will Weatherford in Tallahassee.And he has supported him from the beginning, especially when Danny told

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Nick Burgess promoted his older brother Danny to voters all day Election Day from the bed of his pickup truck at Bridgeway Church in Wesley Chapel. Danny Burgess won his first state House election with 60 percent of the vote.

his family for the first time that he was going to run. “I’m behind you 100 percent,” Nick told Danny.“The whole family is.That’s what it takes.” The community was behind Danny Burgess as well, giving him 60 percent of the vote and a rather seamless journey from when he was an 18-year-old Zephyrhills City Council member, to the 28-year-old man he is now representing eastern Pasco County in the state House.To do that, however, he had to get past retired educator Beverly Ledbetter, who felt there was a lot she could do in the Legislature. But if nothing else, she wanted to make sure voters had a choice. “I was excited by the fact that many people, for the first time, were getting involved in the political process,” Ledbetter said. “They were walking neighborhoods, putting up signs, and making phone calls.That is an See ELECTION, page 7A


Politicians talk local, but don’t spend local By Michael Hinman

Pasco — including Wesley Chapel — does not have any commercial mailing operation that I was aware of, and that comprises the bulk of my out-ofdistrict purchases.” Pasco County Commission-District 2 Local Spend Since the end of the primary, Mike Moore $55,348 Ledbetter spent just $1,800 of Erika Remsberg $4,076 the more than $28,000 she received locally, according to an Pasco County Commission-District 4 analysis of campaign finance Mike Wells Jr. $22,127 records by The Laker/Lutz News. Henry Wilson Jr. $11,637 She paid nearly $15,600 to Sonic Print in Tampa in the last reportFlorida House-District 38 ing period alone, for what were Danny Burgess $35,382 described as mailers. Another Beverly Ledbetter $3,049 $440 went to a company called Parkway Strategies in Tallahassee * Since Nov. 1, 2013 for what the campaign said was “strategic communications.” Although his local spending was much Point to Point’s owner Denny Esber. He saw better than Ledbetter’s, Danny Burgess about $10,000 worth of work this election — who eventually would win the House cycle from candidates like Moore and forseat — was still behind all four county com- mer county commissioner Henry Wilson Jr. mission candidates tracked. He spent more But there was still more he and other busithan $35,000 locally, but sent $96,000 away. ness owners missed out on. Not having services available locally “With jobs like this, the money comes shows the need for such services to be de- back and then I can re-spend that money in veloped, Ledbetter said. But there are still this community,” Esber said. “It just keeps many services available locally which candi- going and going and going and going.” dates looked outside of Pasco for, especially A lot of money leaves the county for adprinting.And companies like Point to Point vertising and consulting. In the last two Printing in Land O’ Lakes feel it when weeks of his campaign, Burgess spent money isn’t spent here. $61,500. However, just $4,000 of that — less “There are plenty of people here,” said than 7 percent — stayed local. Instead, near-

ly $57,000 was paid to a pair of Jensen Beach companies for advertising. But the commission races weren’t much different. Moore only kept 34 percent of his %Local spending local, but his oppo33.8 nent — Erika Remsberg — 38.6 didn’t do much better at 39 percent. Since the end of February, both candidates sent $115,000 28.7 out of the county, some $30,000 29.1 more than what they wanted taxpayers to pay them each year in salary as a commissioner. 26.9 “First, I was disappointed my 9.5 local spending amount was so low,” Remsberg said in an email. “Must be because the Tarpon union printer I used was just over the border. Secondly, I think reporting the amounts donated is more important than the percentages.” Twice in October, Moore spent more than $20,000, but less than 6 percent remained local. Instead, he spent $37,323 with Majority Strategies in Ponte Vedra for advertising, and nearly $3,000 with Allegra Marketing in Tampa for printing. Even food preparation was not something Moore could find locally, spending $2,224 for food at a fundraiser supplied by Catering by the Family in Tampa. Moore did not respond to a request for comment.

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Ever wonder how much $324,000 can buy? It could supply ribs and sides for 25 families at Hungry Harry’s Family Bar-B-Que for an entire year. It could feed a complete Thanksgiving dinner from Publix to nearly every person living in Wesley Chapel and Land O’ Lakes. It could hire 15 people for an entire year at $10 an hour, with enough money left over to add a part-timer at the same rate. In three local political races that ended Nov. 4, six candidates spent $324,000 — to people and businesses outside of Pasco County. In fact, of the more than $455,000 these Pasco County Commission and state House candidates spent since Nov. 1, 2013, only 29 percent of it stayed local. Beverly Ledbetter, who ran as a Democrat for Florida House District 38, had the worst local campaign spending, with less than 10 percent remaining in Pasco County. However, when it came to total dollars, new Pasco County commissioner Mike Moore sent the most money outside the county — nearly $109,000, or 66 percent of his expenditures. “Our campaign bought local services when available, such as some printing supplies and materials,” Ledbetter told The Laker/Lutz News in an email.“I used a local Dade City printer for some work, and a local company for the T-shirts. Unfortunately, East

Election 2014: Voters speak out on issues, candidates By B.C. Manion bcmanion@lakerlutznews.com

It’s a success, at least that’s what Pasco County elections supervisor Brian Corley is calling the Nov. 4 election. More than 162,000 people turned out to vote in the mid-term elections, representing more than 53 percent of registered voters. That beat the 47 percent turnout in the 2010 mid-term election. While votes were still out, and election officials were anxiously waiting to start counting, some voters shared their voting experience, and what issues brought them to the polls. Tommy Seal, 40, of Zephyrhills, accompanied his 18-year-old son, Isaiah Seal, to Alice Hall Community Center in Zephyrhills to cast their ballots. For Isaiah, this was his first time at the ballot box. Both said they were supporting Rick Scott for governor. “He’s done some good things for the

state,” the older Seal said.“He’s helped improve the economy.” However, the two were in disagreement with Amendment 2, the constitutional amendment that would legalize medicinal marijuana — but not in the way one might think. Tommy Seal voted for it. His son didn’t. “Honestly, if you’re in pain, every opportunity to help you, I think, should be available to help you,” the older Seal said. “There’s already problems with drug dealing in Florida,” his son said.“I thought it wouldn’t be wise to support it.” David Sanchez, 59, of Wesley Chapel, took his parents to Alice Hall so they could vote. He’d already voted earlier himself. Unlike the Seals, Sanchez cast his vote for Charlie Crist, and threw his support behind Amendment 2. “I’m a lifelong Democrat,” Sanchez said. “The Republicans never did anything for me.” His reasons for supporting medical marijuana were personal.

“I have two sisters that died from cancer,” he said,“They both suffered.They both looked like concentration camp survivors.” Lauren Butts, 28, of Zephyrhills, went to the polling place to show her support for Danny Burgess, who was running for the state House District 38 seat. “I’ve known him my whole life,” she said. “I wouldn’t trust any candidate more than I trust him.” Dani Stoughtenger, 19, of Zephyrhills, wanted to be sure to make her voice heard. “I’m liberal,” she said.“I voted for Charlie Crist. I voted yes on Amendment 2. I voted for Danny Burgess.” Burgess, however, identifies as a conservative Republican. “He is in the community,” Stoughtenger added.“He’s always been a part of the community. They’re a great family here in the Zephyrhills area. My family is actually friends with the Burgess family.” J.J. Battle, 43, of Wesley Chapel, said he came out to support Crist.

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When Wesley Chapel High School decided to launch an auto mechanics class just for girls, instructor Jeff Corliss thought that maybe 10 to 20 girls would sign up. Instead, so many females expressed an interest that the school set up two sections of the class. “It kind of spread like wildfire through word of mouth,” said Corliss, who leads the school’s Academy of Automotive Technology. He and Brad Odell, the school’s other automotive instructor, teach the two all-female auto mechanics classes. “I’m teaching the same things as I would teach the boys in auto I, but I put a different spin on it,” Corliss said. The emphasis of the class, also known as the Lady Wildcat Pit Crew, is on how to handle roadside emergencies, how to maintain a car at home, and how to choose a new or used car, he said. The girls recently learned how to do an oil change. On Nov. 5, they practiced what they had learned by doing an oil change on a car that belongs to Corliss’ wife. As the students prepared to do the oil change, the girls did the routine checks that are done at a garage when a car comes in for an oil change. They checked the fluid levels, the belts, the tire pressure and tread. As they went along, Corliss stopped them occasionally to share some tips.When filling a coolant reservoir, for instance, Corliss recommends turning the coolant bottle sideways, instead of tilting it forward, to prevent unwanted spills. He also offered reminders about signs of wear on belts and tire tread. The girls appeared to be taking everything in. They weren’t afraid to get their hands dirty, either. Corliss hopes the class will give the girls information they can use for life. He wants them to know what to do if they wind up stranded by the side of the road. He also wants to equip them with knowledge to help them when they’re having their car repaired, or they’re purchasing a new or used car. “I was young the first time I went to a

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Students in the auto I at Wesley Chapel High School say that enjoy learning about the basic maintenance of cars because they want to be better equipped when they shop for cars or have one repaired. Some taking part in the class are, from left, Bridget Robinson, Rayah Reitnauer, Caitlyn Gaffney, Brittany Buchanan, Savannah Sweet and Clarissa Hagen.

car dealership, and I probably got taken advantage of just as much as anybody else,” Corliss said. To help counter that, he plans to invite a used car manager and a new car manager to come to the school to present lessons on the ins and outs of buying a car. “What should you be looking at? What kind of repairs will this car need? Is it worth the asking price?” Corliss said.“When I go looking at a used car, I already know what it’s going to cost to fix it. I’ve got that as a bargaining chip. I want to give that to the kids, too.” At a repair shop, he said, it’s easy to be intimidated by a lack of knowledge. He offers this advice:“I would ask to see the part and have them explain to you why you need to spend that money. Don’t just take their

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word for it.” “Have them explain in detail,” Corliss added. Be wary of people who use vague terms and who can’t explain why a part no longer works. In some cases, it’s worth getting a second opinion, even if that requires paying for another diagnostic test.“Have them explain in detail, what does that actually mean?” he said. The girls usually are in class three days a week, and are in the shop two days a week. If something especially interesting is going on in the shop, Corliss said he has the flexibility to rearrange his class schedule so the girls can take a look. For many of the girls, the class may be their only exposure to the world of auto mechanics. But for others, it could be the start of a new career path.

“If they want to use this as jumping-off point they can,” Corliss said.“They can move on through the rest of the academy.” Rebecca Jarke, the assistant principal who oversees the academy, said she’s happy that the school has launched this class. “On so many levels, it’s just empowering for girls,” Jarke said. After taking the class, the girls will be better equipped to go to a repair garage or a car dealership and “talk the talk,” Jarke said, because they’ve had a chance to develop knowledge. “It’s a safe learning environment,” she said.“It levels the playing field for them to be able to ask questions, and learn the skills necessary to be able to talk about cars and have those conversations without feeling intimidated.” The class also may enable some students to discover a career path they may not have otherwise considered, Jarke said. Students give the class good marks. Caitlyn Gaffney, 16, said she wanted to take the class to learn basic car knowledge skills. “I figured I could come here and learn the skills I needed, in case I were to break down on the side of the road,” she said. She feels confident she’ll learn that in her class. “Mr. Corliss, he’s a pretty good teacher,” Gaffney said. Brianna Proctor, 16, said she’s learned quite a bit in the class, and is gaining confidence in her knowledge. “I didn’t know about cars before,” she said. People always think boys know more about cars than girls, Proctor said.With what she is learning, however, she thinks she may be able to work on her own car one day. Freshman Abigail Monticco said her grandfather used to work for Ford, so she had a natural interest in the class.The class was appealing, she said, because she wants to know the basics. She also likes the idea of being able to know whether someone is trying to rip her off. Beyond all that, the 14-year-old said she enjoys the other students in the class and the feeling of family they share. “It’s fun,” Monticco said. “We all love Corliss.”

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Tech Guy To Go will host a Family Internet Safety class Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m., at 18125 U.S. 41, Suite 101, in Lutz.This is a hands-on class with web filtering and activity monitoring tools.Admission is free.There are only eight seats available. For information or to register, call Mike Sawyer at (813) 909-9253.

Fall craft fair The social club of the Groves Golf and Country Club, 7924 Melogold Circle in Land O’ Lakes, will have a fall craft fair Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the ballroom. There will also be a Corvette car show. For fair information, call Donna Hartwick at (813) 996-3470. For car show information, call Rich Unger at (813) 996-2832.

‘SHREK: THE MUSICAL’

Arts in Motion Community Youth Theatre & Art Education will present “Shrek:The Musical” Nov. 14 through Nov. 16 at Pasco Middle School, 13925 14th St., in Dade City. The performance will feature 50 local children in kindergarten through 12th grade.Tickets are $7 for students, $12 for seniors, and $15 for adults. For information and tickets, visit ArtsInMotionPasco.org.

Holiday bazaar Club Connerton, 21100 Fountain Garden Way in Land O’ Lakes, will host a holiday bazaar Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be local crafters, artists and vendors. Admission is free. For information, call (813) 996-5800.

HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE

Christian Social Services, 5514 Land O’ Lakes Blvd., in Land O’ Lakes is hosting a holiday open house Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.There will be treats, sales, and a free drawing for a hot air balloon ride. For information, call (813) 995-0088.

COMPOST WORKSHOP

Pasco County Extension Service will have a compost workshop Nov. 15 at 10 a.m., at Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, 10500 Wilderness Blvd., in New Port Richey.The cost is $25 and covers classroom instruction and a composting bin.There is a parking fee of $2. For information, call (352) 518-0470.

SPOTLIGHT ON PASCO

Gulfside Hospice & Pasco Palliative Care is hosting its annual Spotlight on Pasco Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Gulf View Square Mall, 9409 U.S. 19 in Port Richey. There will be musical tributes, a karate demonstration, cheerleading performances, a Home Depot workshop, vendors, door prizes and more.Admission is free. For information, call (727) 992-7449.

SYMPHONY IN LIGHTS

The Shops at Wiregrass, 28211 Paseo Drive in Wesley Chapel, will premiere Symphony in Lights Nov. 15 at 5 p.m., with the tree lighting, Santa’s arrival and snow. Shows will run nightly on the hour, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., through Dec. 31. For information, visit TheShopsAtWiregrass.com.

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Big Brothers Big Sisters will have a Big Clays for Kids fundraiser Nov. 15 at Tampa Bay Sporting Clays, 10514 Ehren Cutoff in Land O’ Lakes. Registration is at 9 a.m.The cost is $100 per individual. For information or to register, visit BBBSFl.org.

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Bay City Flyers will host “Fighter Town USA” Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Area 52 Flying Field, 22500 State Road 52 in Land O’ Lakes.The show is open to all warbird and military remote control aircraft.The landing fee is $10.The kitchen opens for lunch at 11 a.m.The cost for spectators is $3 per car. For information, call Bruce Horvath at (727) 669-9012 or (813) 495-9012.

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Metropolitan Ministries’ Central Pasco donation tent, 21010 State Road 54 in Lutz, will open Nov. 17 to accept donations of nonperishable food, new toys and monetary gifts to help the poor and homeless in Pasco and neighboring counties.There will be a tent blessing Nov. 16 at 5 p.m. For information, call (813) 9484522.

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The Land O’ Lakes Garden Club will meet Nov. 18 at 10:30 a.m., at the Land O’ Lakes Community Center, 5401 Land O’ Lakes Blvd.The guest speaker will be Jonnie Spitler, Pasco County master gardener, on the topic of “Backyard Bird Habitat, Gardening for Birds.” For information, call Marie Woody at (813) 961-2697.

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The Land O’ Lakes Library, 2818 Collier Parkway, will offer the AARP Smart Driver class Nov. 18 for drivers ages 50 and older. The cost is $15 for AARP members, and $20 for non-members. Registration is required. For information and class time, call Bev Cogdill at (813) 907-3908.

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Cole Bros. Circus of the Stars will perform Nov. 19 and Nov. 20 at Lakeland Sun ‘n Fun, 4175 Medulla Road. Performances are at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., both days.Advance tickets start at $16.Admission is free for children younger than 13. For information and tickets, call (800) 796-5672, or visit GoToTheCircus.com.

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WILDFLOWER PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW

The Pasco Arts Council will present “Selected Florida Wildflowers,” by photographer Anne-Marie Prokopiak at the Pasco County Government Center, 8731 Citizens Drive in New Port Richey, through Nov. 21. Prints of the photos will be available for purchase. For information, call (727) 845-7322.

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Regal Railways will host a Model Train Show & Sale Nov. 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 5850 K of C Drive in Port Richey.There will be more than 60 vendors and a model train layout. Lunch will be available for purchase.Admission is $5 for adults. Children 12 and younger are free. For information, call (727) 244-1341, or visit RegalRailways.com.

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The Florida Orchestra will offer free classical kids tickets for children 18 years and younger to attend the Tampa Bay Times Masterworks concerts, with the purchase of one-full price adult ticket. New World Symphony is scheduled for Dec. 5 through Dec. 7. For information, locations and tickets, call (727) 892-3337.

EMBROIDERY EXHIBITION

The Gulfview Chapter of The Embroiders’ Guild of America will have an embroidery exhibit through Dec. 16 at Rao Musunuru Art Gallery, at the Pasco-Hernando State College campus, 10230 Ridge Road in New Port Richey. Hours are 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. For information, call Betty Brandt at (727) 8563643.

LOCAL RUNNING CLUB

Mentmore Running Group is seeking local runners of all levels to join.The free group runs Monday through Friday at 5 a.m., and 8 p.m., and Saturdays at 6:30 a.m. It starts and finishes behind Wells Fargo, 18975 State Road 54 in Lutz, at Mentmore Boulevard. There will be monthly field trips, couch-to5-kilometer training, fitness and camaraderie. Strollers are welcome. For information, email Monica Del Re at mdelre@gmail.com.

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Wesley Chapel Cadet Squadron of Civil Air Patrol, located at the North Tampa Aero Park just off Wesley Chapel Boulevard, meets Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m., next to the airport hangar. Cadets range from 12 to 21 years old. For information and a schedule of activities, visit WesleyChapelCAP.com.

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While Habitat for Humanity provides a no-down payment, interest-free loan, applicants need to meet certain criteria to be eligible. They must have a need for affordable housing and have been at their current employer for at least one year. And while they don’t need perfect credit or a specific credit score, applicants must demonstrate that they have a history of taking responsibility for their debts. “Not everyone qualifies,” explained Stephanie Black, director of development and public relations at Habitat for Humanity.“We’re not doing them any favors by putting them into a home that they can’t afford.” As a result of the screening process, volunteer work and classes, default rates are very low. This was the 140th event for Homes for

the Holidays, and Dunn — a former Tampa Bay Buccaneer — has been to almost all of them in the charity’s 17 years. For Maldonado’s celebration, he had to drive in from Atlanta. But he believes it’s important to attend each one while he can. “For me, it’s the experience,” Dunn said. “Getting those expressions and how they react.” Sometimes the reactions come later, after the presentation and when the new homeowner can sit in their house and realize it really belongs to them. While he often has to travel to attend the events — Homes for the Holidays has helped families in a dozen cities and plans to keep growing — Dunn pays for all his travel expenses out of his own pocket. Dunn’s charity honors his mother, Betty Smothers, who died before realizing her

own dream of home ownership. Now his charity helps single families realize that dream, and Dunn said he witnessed the true importance of charity’s work after he saw the first event covered on television. “When I went home and I watched the news, then it really hit me, the impact that I had that day,” he said.“Now I really understand the impact on the community.” Habitat for Humanity’s impact is seen in new homeowners like Maldonado and those who are going through the process of buying a home. And completing that process results in a great deal of satisfaction for both the homeowner, and Habitat for Humanity’s employees as well. “I love it,” Sadler said.“To see the smile on the family’s faces, to get to know the kids and the family, it’s an honor and a privilege to work for Habitat for Humanity.”

FLAGS, from page 1A The ritual of remembering men and women who served has been going on for close to 30 years, said Mason, the post’s adjutant. Each time, they post about 200 flags.“We used to do more cemeteries, but membership dwindled,” said Garrison, the post commander. As World War II veterans die, the post’s membership has declined. Now, the post — which draws its members from Lutz and Land O’ Lakes — has 97 members, Garrison said. There are around 200 veterans buried in Lutz Cemetery, he said. “There’s a lot of sacrifice here,” said Garrison, who served in the U.S.Air Force as a code breaker. Fernandez, a past commander and the current financial officer for the post who served in the U.S. Coast Guard, said he takes part in the flag postings to honor those who have courageously served this country. “Unfortunately they don’t get the honor and respect that they deserve,” Fernandez said. Respect for veterans has improved, however, said Mason, who served in the U.S. Navy. “Every once in awhile I wear my hat out, and I can’t believe the number of people who come up and say,‘Thank you for your service,’” he said. That’s a far different response than the one he received when he first finished military service. “When I got out in ’65, everybody was against the war, all of that anti-Vietnam stuff,” said Mason, who did not serve in Vietnam. He was surprised by the negative reception.

ELECTION, from page 1A accomplishment.” While Ledbetter felt she had local support from a dedicated group of people, one place she didn’t get much help from was the Democratic Party — at either the state or local level. Burgess picked up more than $23,000 in support from the Republican machine, while the other major party chipped in just a little more than $2,000 to Ledbetter’s campaign. “You have to have money to actually get your message out,” Ledbetter said.“Besides your newspaper, none of the other major

Jim Evans posts flags along a trio of gravestones of military veterans at Lutz Cemetery. He cares deeply about honoring the men and women who have fought to preserve the freedoms that Americans enjoy.

Ray Mason says it’s important to honor veterans who made sacrifices in their personal lives to protect American freedoms.

But the heat can be brutal during the Memorial Day and Fourth of July postings, or sometimes it’s pouring rain. “There have been times after a heavy rain where you almost sink,” Garrison said. “We slop through the mess.” On the upside, though,“there’s no problem with putting them (the flags) in,” he added. After they post the flags and complete their sweep, the men conclude by playing “Taps,” — a final tribute for those who served.

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The Health & Wellness Center at Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel, 2700 Healing Way, will host Dr. Martin Britos-Bay on the topic of new tests for detecting lung cancer Nov. 18 at noon. Topics will include information on lowdose computed tomography screening. A free lunch will be provided. To make a reservation, call (813) 929-5432, or visit FHWesleyChapel.org.

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Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point will host a presentation on “Osteoarthritis: New Advances from Supplements to Surgery” Nov. 18 at 3 p.m., at the Rao Musunuru M.D. Conference Center, 14100 Fivay Road in Hudson. Dr. Juan Raposo will discuss current treatments. Admission is free. Refreshments will be served. For information or reservations, call (727) 869-5498.

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The Medical Center of Trinity will offer the American Cancer Society’s “Look Good…Feel Better” program Nov. 19 at 2 p.m., at its Medical Arts building, 9332 State Road 54, Suite 402. The program includes educational information as well as wigs, hats, turbans and prostheses. For information or to RSVP, call (727) 8345630.

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The Crisis Center of Tampa Bay has launched a toll-free help line to provide emotional support and resource referral to veterans in a five-county area. The service covers Hillsborough, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk and Manatee counties. The hotline is staffed by veterans. Any veteran needing help or information can call (844) 693-5838 between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday through Friday. After-hours and weekend calls will be answered by crisis specialists in the Crisis Center’s 2-1-1 call center.

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WRHS HOSTS BOOK FAIR, FUNDRAISER The Wiregrass Ranch High School Art Department will host a book fair and fundraiser at Barnes & Noble at The Shops at Wiregrass in Wesley Chapel Nov. 20 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event will include drama improvisations, music ensembles, a balloon artist, face painting, free gift-wrapping, story telling and raffles. To support the school online, visit BN.com/bookfairs Nov. 20 to Nov. 23 and use the code 114653098 at checkout.

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New LEAPS Academy in Wesley Chapel will host its first Fall Harvest Fundraiser Gala Nov. 21 at 7 p.m., at Quail Hollow Golf & Country Club, 6225 Old Pasco Road in Wesley Chapel. There will be food, entertainment, door prizes, raffles and a cash bar.Tickets are $50. For information and tickets, call Sam Natale at (813) 469-6936, email samnat225@gmail.com or deb.newleaps@gmail.com.

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The Florida State Poets Association is looking for middle and high school students to enter its 25th annual Student Poetry Contest. The contest offers cash awards in both the junior and senior divisions. Winning poems will be published in FSPA’s annual anthology and entered in the national Manningham Trust Student Contest. Poems must be postmarked by Dec. 1. Requirement and details can be found at FloridaStatePoetsAssociation.org.

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The Pasco-Hernando State College Foundation recently received a $10,000 grant from the Wells Fargo Foundation to support its Concept College program. Concept College is an outreach program for high school students who are economically disadvantaged, minorities, teen parents, disabled, migrant, retrieved dropouts, or otherwise non-traditional. The program is coordinated with Pasco and Hernando County school districts to identify at-risk students. For information on the PHSC Foundation or Concept College, call (727) 816-3410, or visit PHSC.edu/foundation.

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Each year, high school football teams enter the season with specific goals. Some achieve them, and others fall short. For Sunlake High School, the goal since the school’s inception has been to claim a district title. And every year they’ve fallen short of that goal. Until this year. The Seahawks survived a three-way tiebreaker on Nov. 3 that had teams playing one quarter of football against each other to determine a winner.As a result, they’ll enter the playoffs with the title of district champion of Class 6A-District 6, an accomplishment that’s not lost on head coach Bill Browning. “It’s very gratifying.The kids worked very hard for it,” said Browning, who has been with the school since it opened in 2007. Back then, the team was essentially a junior varsity squad, he said, and were out-matched at every turn. But over the years, Browning and his staff have built a successful program, finally claiming that elusive district title this season. As a result, Browning let himself enjoy the moment. For a few hours, anyway. By the next morning, it was on to game preparations, and getting his team prepared for the games in front of them. “You meet one challenge and then you go on to the next challenge,” he said.“That’s the competitive nature.” The challenge in the playoffs will be a home tilt against Vanguard High School on Nov. 14. Located in Ocala, the Knights don’t seem too formidable on paper.They’re just 4-5 on the season, and claimed a playoff spot as runner-up in District 5 with a 2-2 record. They were 1-4 on the road, and gave up an average of nearly 47 points in their five losses. But Browning and the Seahawks won’t make any assumptions with regard to Vanguard.They’ve faced them in the playoffs before, winning a close contest, and know that any team that makes the postseason has talent. To be successful, Sunlake will rely on the players like Naejaun Jackson, a running back and receiver who has given the offense a spark in the second half of the season. Browning described Jackson as the “lightning” to running back Nathan Johnson’s “thunder.” While the experience of entering the playoffs as a district champion is a new experience for Sunlake, it’s nothing new for Browning.A high school coach for 25 years,

Nov. 14 • Vanguard at Sunlake, 7:30 p.m. • Zephyrhills at Suwannee, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 If Sunlake (8-2) wins, Seahawks take on winner of Mitchell (6-4) at Gainesville (5-5). If Zephyrhills (8-2) wins, Bulldogs take on winner of North Marion (8-2) at South Sumter (10-0).

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Sunlake High School junior Nick Valdes, left, and the rest of the Seahawks hope to make the most of their first playoff berth as district champions.

he also earned district titles for Springstead High School and Hernando High School before taking the job to start the Seahawks’ program from scratch. But this one is special, in part because his biggest fan isn’t here to watch the games anymore. His father, Maurice, passed away this past summer at age 95. During his son’s tenure the older Browning attended every Sunlake football game. In the last contest he saw, the spring classic game, Browning’s father saw the team that would eventually earn the school its first district title. And his assessment of his son’s team at the time? “After the classic, his words to me were, ‘You’ve got your work cut out for you,’” Browning recalled. After a lot of hard work, Sunlake is not only a district champion for the first time, but a playoff host as well. Browning hopes those advantages will help the team go farther this year than during previous campaigns. “The farthest we’ve gotten is the second

round in the playoffs,” Browning said.‘That’s our goal now, to go farther than any Sunlake team has.” While Sunlake has been able to console themselves with playoff runs while they sought a district title, it was a different story for Zephyrhills High School. But they snapped an eight-year playoff drought with their own tie-breaker game, and will head to the playoffs as the Class 5A-District 7 runner-up. While the Bulldogs can be proud of accomplishing a major goal for 2014, there’s just one problem:The actual playoffs haven’t even started yet. So now what? “You feel really good for a short time, but you know you’ve got to get back to work and start over,” Zephyrhills coach Reggie Roberts said.“Our objective is not just to get there. It’s to perform once we get to the playoffs.” Soon after he was drenched in a celebratory bath from the water cooler, Roberts already was thinking of the Bulldogs’ playoff strategy.

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6A-6 FOOTBALL STANDINGS Team W L T ySunlake 8 2 0 zMitchell 6 4 0 Springstead 6 4 0 Land O’ Lakes 4 6 0 Fivay 2 8 0

PF 267 229 131 275 219

PA 62 196 95 269 322

5A-7 FOOTBALL STANDINGS Team W L T yRiver Ridge 9 1 0 zGulf 8 2 0 Hudson 6 4 0 Wesley Chapel 2 8 0 Ridgewood 2 8 0 Anclote 0 10 0

PF 336 330 288 151 157 113

PA 143 275 273 309 317 351

5A-6 FOOTBALL STANDINGS Team W L T ySouth Sumter 10 0 0 zZephyrhills 8 2 0 Pasco 6 4 0 Nature Coast Tech 6 4 0 Central 2 8 0 Hernando 3 6 0 Weeki Wachee 1 9 0

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FRIDAY, NOV. 7 Football Freedom 18, Riverview 13 Jefferson 33, Steinbrenner 19 Lecanto 32, Land O’ Lakes 27 River Ridge 28, Pasco 25 Wiregrass Ranch 13, Wesley Chapel 10 Zephyrhills 22, Sunlake 7 MONDAY, NOV. 10 Boys Soccer Gaither at Steinbrenner, 6 p.m. Girls Soccer Gaither at Steinbrenner, 8 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 12 Girls Basketball Steinbrenner at Riverview, 7 p.m. Boys Soccer Anclote at Pasco, 6 p.m. Sickles at Freedom, 6 p.m. Steinbrenner at Durant, 7 p.m. Sunlake at Wesley Chapel, 7:30 p.m. Wiregrass Ranch at Land O’ Lakes, 7:30 p.m. THURSDAY, NOV. 13 Boys Soccer Citrus Park Christian at Sunlake, 6 p.m. Jefferson at Steinbrenner, 6 p.m. Wiregrass Ranch at Gaither, 6 p.m. Girls Soccer Jefferson at Steinbrenner, 8 p.m. FRIDAY, NOV. 14 Football Gulf at Lakewood, 7:30 p.m. Mitchell at Gainesville, 7:30 p.m. North Marion at South Sumter, 7:30 p.m. Plant City at Sickles, 7:30 p.m. Tampa Bay Tech at Durant, 7:30 p.m. Tarpon Springs at River Ridge, 7:30 p.m. Vanguard at Sunlake, 7:30 p.m. Zephyrhills at Suwannee, 7:30 p.m. Jefferson at Steinbrenner, 7 p.m.

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SUNLAKE VOLLEYBALL WINS REGIONAL TOURNAMENT

The Sunlake Seahawks volleyball team made the playoffs for the first time in school history, but they didn’t stop there. Their first regional tournament was a success, defeating Weeki Wachee and Hernando to reach the finals.There, they defeated Bellevue in a tough five-set match on Nov. 8 to claim the regional title and move on to the state semifinals. The Seahawks (25-5) face Merritt Island (23-7) on Nov. 13. If they win, it’s on to the Class 5A state championship the next day, where they’d face the winner of Jacksonville’s Bishop Kenny and Tampa’s Robinson.

CLAY SHOOTING, HOCKEY FUNDRAISERS IN NOVEMBER

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Tampa Bay will host two fundraisers in November. There will be a clay shooting competition Nov. 15 at Tampa Bay Sporting Clays, 10514 Ehren Cutoff in Land O’ Lakes. The event begins at 9 a.m., and the cost is $100 per individual or $400 for a team of four.To register, visit BBBSFl.org. There will be a hockey tournament Nov. 28 to Nov. 30 at Tampa Bay Skating Academy, 255 Forest Lakes Blvd., in Oldsmar. Goalies must be at least 45 years old and other players must be at least 50 years old. The cost is $75 per player. To register, visit GoalsForCause.Kintera.org.

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And Zephyrhills isn’t expecting a warm welcome in their return to the postseason. Their first match-up will be Nov. 14 at Live Oak to face Suwannee High School, a team that didn’t need any tiebreakers to qualify for the playoffs. With a perfect 9-0 overall record headed into their final regular season game, Suwannee dominated District 5 with a 6-0 mark.The Bulldogs finished at 9-1 after a 42-14 loss to Columbia High School from Lake City. The team — also nicknamed the Bulldogs — has held opponents to seven points or less four separate times, while being held under 30 themselves just once. The key to the Zephyrhills’ success, according to Roberts, will be not changing things just because it’s the playoffs. From coaching to practice to execution, he wants his team to utilize the same strengths that helped them reach the postseason. “We have to go with what got us there, and we have to do what we’ve done all year long,” he said. “We have to play consistent football on both sides of the ball.” Roberts knows first-hand the importance of ending the season strong. As an all-state linebacker for Zephyrhills, he made the playoffs in his senior season back in 1989. His defensive coordinator, Booker Pickett, also was on that team. But they lost their playoff game, a match-up Roberts still remembers well and thinks they could have won. He doesn’t want his team ending their year with a feeling that they could have done more in the postseason, and his focus is on getting them as prepared as possible to be successful. But Roberts also wants them to enjoy the moment the way he did when he played in the postseason, and appreciate the special atmosphere. “The crowd, it was so packed there was no room to sit,” Roberts recalled. “It was tremendous. It was like a college atmosphere. It was great small-town football. “That’s why you want to get there. To create those memories.” winter soccer league. The league is open to boys and girls in north Hillsborough and Pasco counties from ages 5-19. Each team will have one practice day per week, and a game on Saturdays. Practices and games will be at the Land O’ Lakes Recreation Complex, 3032 Collier Parkway. To register, visit GTBFC.com. For information, call Frank Coorey at (727) 423-8886, or email fcoorey@verizon.net.

YOUTH TENNIS CLASSES AT LAKE PADGETT ESTATES

Tennis 4 u/Tennis Para Ti will begin new youth entry-level tennis classes starting in November. The classes are in addition to the group’s existing ranked junior and adults training, and will be at Lake Padgett Estates Athletic Complex, 4533 Savannah Way in Land O’ Lakes. The classes will be Wednesdays at 4:15 p.m., for ages 5-7, and at 5 p.m., for ages 810.The four-week schedule costs $35 to $40 for residents of Lake Padgett Estates, and $45 to $50 for non-residents. For information, call coach Jeanette Marcus at (813) 417-0061, or email jmarcusddm@gmail.com.

ZEPHYRHILLS SWIM TEAM GOLF TOURNEY

The Zephyrhills High School swim team will host a golf tournament Nov. 15 at the Silverado Golf & Country Club, 36841 Clubhouse Drive in Zephyrhills. The event will benefit the team and the Taylor Sanders Cerebral Palsy Foundation. Sanders is a Zephyrhills swimmer with the disease. The cost is $65 per person, or a foursome for $240.The cost includes golf, cart and a barbecue lunch. Shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. For information, call Vanessa Sanders at (813) 546-2756, email dickeys294mkt@gmail.com or visit GolfSilverado.com.


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Honorary Land O’ Lakes mayor Terri Dusek, left, had the honor of painting the window shutters as others worked on painting the exterior of the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce building at 2810 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. Joining them were six employees from a local Home Depot store, who assisted with carpentry, painting and landscaping tasks.

True (tropical) blue Helen Rodriguez prepares to dab on the new color paint for the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce road sign. Beige was replaced with a tropical blue.

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olunteers, including several people from Home Depot on North Dale Mabry Highway, came out to the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce recently to help spruce up their headquarters along Land O’ Lakes Boulevard.

The biggest change people will see is a new color.The beige, which caused a lot of people to overlook the office over the years, was replaced with a tropical blue. Even some of the landscaping was touched up a bit to add some more color, creating a vibrant new look for the chamber.

It took teamwork by volunteers who participated in the work party at the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce building on Land O’ Lakes Boulevard.

Volunteers like Pasco County Schools staff member Helen Rodriguez of Land O’ Lakes, top, and Home Depot employee Larry Andrews of Tampa, helped to not only give the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce’s sign a new coat of paint, but also to complement it with flowers and mulch.

A gust of wind sweeps hair over Charlene Ierna’s face as she works on rolling paint above the boardroom windows outside of the Central Pasco Chamber of Commerce building. Tropical colors have replaced the bland beige paint.


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The most expensive single-family home sold in October was for $710,000 at 5952 Thomas Circle in Land O’ Lakes.

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PASCO HOME SALES DROP IN OCTOBER Home sales in Pasco County were down quite a bit in October, but median sales are on the rise. An unofficial analysis of home sales by The Laker/Lutz News through the Pasco County Property Appraiser’s office showed 771 residential properties changing hands through the traditional warranty deed method last month, totaling $100.1 million. That was down from 1,016 properties sold the year before for $121.1 million. Yet, both the medial price and the average square foot price were on the rise for homes in Pasco. The median grew from $90,000 last year to $105,000 this year, while home prices themselves rose from $71 per square foot, to $81. Distressed sales, typically created by foreclosures, also rose from the previous year by 43 percent, with $16.7 million changing hands through the certificate of title process, compared to $8.9 million in 2013. However, the median price of those sales also rose from $32,100 to $43,050. Square foot prices expanded from $35 to $44. Pasco sold 79 mobile homes in October at a median price of $36,500, or $39 per square foot.At the same time, 28 condominiums were sold at a median price of $44,000, or $52 per square foot. Both are down from October 2013 numbers where 101 mobile homes and 64 condos sold. The mobile homes had a median price then of $44,750, or $39 per square foot, while the median price for the condos were $45,000, or $54 per square foot.

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The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce is now accepting reservation packages for the 2015 Kumquat Festival, set to take place Jan. 31. Packages start at $500, and include logos and links on the KumquatFestival.org website, as well as booth space at the festival. Premier packages, which run from $1,000 to $5,000, include additional features. The event is expected to draw 45,000 people from Florida, who live here seasonally, and who are visiting. For information, call John Moors at (352) 567-3769, or email jmoors@dadecitychamber.org.

CAREERSOURCE JOB FAIR ATTRACTS 315 PEOPLE

More than 300 people decided to “race to work,” taking part in a job fair through CareerSource Pasco Hernando. RACE to Work — the Reemployment Assistance Community Event — attracted 315 job-seekers and 50 employers according to a release. It took place at three sites in Dade City, New Port Richey and Spring Hill, and was designed to help pair people who have received or exhausted unemployment benefits, with employers with job openings. Employers taking part included Target, Alumni Guard, Toys R Us, Communication Concepts and Sparton Electronics, as well as the county’s largest employer, Pasco County Schools.

Each industry was looking to hire up to 70 new employees for both seasonal and permanent positions. For more information on the organization, visit CareerSourcePascoHernando.com, or call Sunnye Fredia at (352) 247-0761.

DADE CITY BUSINESS EXPO

The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce will host its 2014 Community & Business Expo Nov. 13 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at the Pasco County Fairground’s Dan Cannon Auditorium, on State Road 52, in Dade City. For information, call John Moors at (352) 567-3769, or email him at jmoors@dadecitychamber.org.

OPEN HOUSE FOR RESTORED HOPE

Restored Hope will host a community open house Nov. 14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at 13703 17th St., in Dade City. Restored Hope is a Christian organization that helps people in need or at risk in the community by providing food, and the means to become self-sufficient. To RSVP, call (325) 437-4815.

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The East Pasco Networking Group has scheduled several speakers for the coming months.The group meets every other week at the Village Inn at 5214 Gall Blvd., in Zephyrhills. Networking begins at 8 a.m., with the meeting starting at 8:30 a.m. Upcoming speakers include: • Vicki Jones, manager of Palm Tree Acres, and author Madonna Wise, Nov. 25 • Scott Lindner, pastor of Atonement Lutheran Church, Dec. 9 • Michael Smith, pastor of Fair Haven Baptist Church and principal of Zephyrhills Christian Academy

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it for regular meetings every Tuesday from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m., at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 2348 Collier Parkway, Land O’ Lakes. The group has annual dues of $60, and there is a minimum attendance requirement of two meetings per month. For information, call (813) 833-4737, or visit CBNTampa.com.

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Business Link, a monthly small business gathering hosted by the San Antonio Citizens Federal Credit Union, meets the second Wednesday of each month beginning at 7:30 a.m. The meeting is designed to provide a networking and information-sharing platform for the business community. For locations, details and to reserve a seat, email rgaddis@sacfcu.org, or call (352) 588-2732, ext. 1237.

VENDORS SOUGHT FOR BUSINESS EXPO

The Greater Dade City Chamber of Commerce is looking for vendors for its upcoming Community Business Expo, which will take place Nov. 13 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Dan Cannon Auditorium, 36722 State Road 52, in Dade City. Vendor fees begin at $50 for chamber members, with bundle fees available for $150, which includes space at the expo plus a year membership with the chamber. Sponsorship opportunities are available for $500. For information, call John Moors or Melody Floyd at (352) 567-3769, or email them at jmoors@dadecitychamber.org, or mfloyd@dadecitychamber.org.

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LEGAL NOTICE

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Tropical Village 1532 Land O’ Lakes Blvd. Across from WalMart on U.S. 41

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$28,500

208-206-2070

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Wesley Chapel

5806 Old Pasco Rd. Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

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LAKE HERON VILLA 3br/2ba/1cg end unit need to see $130,000. Call Karen Hernandez 918-5765

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