East Lake Woodlands
www.eastlakewoodlands.com Official Publication For East Lake Woodlands
YOU NEED TO
4. Following is the wording as it will appear on
1. The ballot will be by mail. Ballots will be the ballot:
mailed by the Pinellas County Supervisor of Elec- "Shall the unincorporated area generally known
tions office on or about February 18, 2009. The as the East Lake Woodlands Subdivision, the
envelope will measure approximately 12" x 7". Shoppes of Boot Ranch, the East Lake Woodlands
You must return your completed ballot by mail or Shopping Center and the Lockheed Martin Prop-
personal delivery to the Supervisor of Elections erty, as described in Ordinance 2009-02 of the
office prior to 7:00 pm on March 10, 2009. City of Oldsmar, be annexed into the City of
2. All registered voters in the two precincts
covering East Lake Woodlands are eligible to ____ For annexation of property described in
Permit No. 2397
vote. If you are not currently registered, the last ordinance number 2009-02 of the City of Oldsmar.
day to register is February 9, 2009. Further
information on registration can be obtained from ____ Against annexation of property described in
the county website at votepinellas.com. ordinance number 2009-02 of the City of Oldsmar.
Judy and Preston
3. Pinellas County will supervise the counting AGAIN, REMEMBER TO VOTE! YOU WILL HAVE NO
of ballots and results should be available RIGHT TO COMPLAIN ABOUT THE OUTCOME OF
(probably on television) after 7:00 pm on THE REFERENDUM IF YOU DON’T VOTE!
East Lake Woodlands
March 10, 2009.
A SIMPLE MAJORITY OF If you require any further information on the vot-
THOSE PERSONS VOTING ing procedures, please call the Pinellas County
WILL DECIDE THE OUTCOME Supervisor of Elections office.
OF THE ELECTION. MAKE
SURE YOUR VOTE COUNTS!
Pets of the Month............2
Judy Fosbrook Community Patrol. & New Secutiry Faces.........3
Norm Road Report....... .........................................4
President, ELW Community Association
and more articles throughout.
2 East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009
East Lake Woodlands
Heron From The Editor
Its good ol' 'antioxidant' time again and I am ready
Special Pets In Need
February - 2009 Vol. 8 #5 even though the body says I've been there already. ID: 4162819
Simply put - chocolate time - in heart shaped boxes.
Publisher Come on guys get with it - Valentine's Day is right around
Judy Fosbrook the corner and this year its on a Saturday so you have all
email@example.com day to be special and do special things for the one you
love. More on that later but it is important-perhaps more
Editor than you think.
Charlie Barnett February kicks off many things from the first full month
for our new President to Ground Hog Day (2/2), Mardi
firstname.lastname@example.org Gras (its already begun but Fat Tues concludes it on
Designer 2/24), and it’s Black History month. George Washington
and Abraham Lincoln have their birthdays in Feb. It's also ID: 262491
Mary Fletcher two or three days shorter than normal just to keep us RJ is a 1 year old Domestic Short Haired Cat Frosty is a beautiful 4 year old
781-5949 for ad rates hustling on our tax returns trying to beat that deadline. He's a little sweetheart with a great purr-sonality. Domestic Short Haired cat. He is very
email@example.com It has been busy in East Lake Woodlands with the He is a "special needs" kitty because his back friendly, loves to sit or lie down beside
Annexation issue facing each of us. You should have legs didn’t work very well and was under medical you or on your lap. He loves to play with
Manager received a special issue of the ELW HERON explaining care for about eight months while he gained the his toys or just bask in the sun. He needs
Bernadette Massaro the board of directors decision to recommend a vote ability to walk. Now he can get around but his to go to a home that has older children
against the proposal as written. You should also be in movements are awkward and he needs a litter and no other cats. He is just an
firstname.lastname@example.org possession of a mail-in ballot on or about February18. box with low sides. He loves to play, explore, and affectionate, great cat. Everyone who has
1-877-626-2435 The mail-in format is the only method being used in our be around people. RJ loves kittens and he can come in contact with Frosty at the shelter
precincts for this special election so keep your eyes open go home with other cats and kittens, dogs and loves him.
for it in your mail. Additional important dates for the children as long as they know to be gentle with
Total Circulation month are: Feb 5 - Associations President's Meeting and him.
4,400 Feb 10 and Feb 12 - additional meetings regarding the
Annexation Issue being held by the City of Oldsmar. Zeda is a super sweet, 1 1/2 year old Boxer/Pit Bull Mix that
Mailed to all homes in East is very active and needs a family that can give her the exercise
The annexation issue has certainly stirred up the she needs. She will chase down the tennis ball as fast as you
Lake Woodlands and leadership skills of many of our residents. Soon we will
available online. throw it Zeda is very attentive toward other dogs around her
be holding our own election for new board members for and acts playful. She does prefer to be the top dog however, so
www.eastlakewoodlands.com the East Lake Community Association and maybe you she would be happiest as the only dog in her new home or with
have decided now is a good time to exercise your interest a very passive canine housemate. Be sure to bring in whom-
The Heron assumes no
in serving and improving your community - or perhaps ever you have at home so they can meet first. Zeda knows her
responsibility for the advertis- your neighbor has and could use your encouragement. basic commands and is house trained.
ing contents of its publication. We will be inviting interested people to come forward
No endorsement of any shortly. A02916133
product or service is made by Well spring is springing, flowers are flippin, and weeds
the Heron and none should be are a wandering, and the pollen is pollinating. Keep your Brock is a very sweet, handsome Pit Bull Terrier &
inferred. We reserve the right eyes open for your mail-in election ballot. Remember we Dogue de Bourdeaux Mix about 2 years old. Brock is a big
to reject any advertisement recommend you vote against annexation. We can go ham that loves to smile at you. When he knows you are
that we believe would not thru this again but we cannot 'de-annex' once we pass it. heading in his direction, he nearly turns himself inside out
benefit the residents of East And finally, remember those you love on Valentine's Day. with excitement. He is very affectionate and thrives on
Lake Woodlands. We do not It was on that day that the little lite bulb said to the other human companionship. His silly antics will keep you
knowingly accept objection- little lite bulb, "I love you - a whole watt". laughing. He is very well behaved and would benefit
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East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009 3
Community Patrol New Faces of Security
Our Community Patrol Officers con-
tinue to report the number of inci- Julie Hannan
dents requiring their attention remain Julie, one of our rising stars, comes to us fresh out of
relatively low. Majority of calls from the US Air Force Military Police. She was born in Dallas,
residents requesting assistance were TX and raised in the Tampa Bay area. She is a Criminal
for noise, vandalism, and suspicious Justice major and on schedule to receive her Bach-
vehicles. There was one incident elor degree next year.
relating to a purse stolen from a ve- She received her Florida Security Officer license in
hicle. That was reported to Sheriff's 2008 and joined us in Dec. She has "found the place I
Department. want to be". We are glad of that and happy to have
The patrol officers and residents continue to report her.
coyote sightings throughout East Lake Woodlands.
These animals are a threat to dogs and cats. Residents
are encouraged to be especially watchful when a pet
is outside , particularly at night. There was one report
of a resident providing food for a coyote. That is a no- Ken Holmes
no!!!! If you see a coyote, call County Animal Services After 15 yrs in the Transportation industry, Ken decided
at 582-2600 for their assistance. to "stop calculating fuel costs", and start doing more
Sheriffs Deputies surveillance of East Lake Wood- fulfilling tasks.
lands roadways for speeding and stop sign violations He quickly settled on security and acquired a Florida
continues to be effective. Highest speed cited was 46 Security license. His first assignment was here at ELW on
mph in 30 mph zone. Deputies are very flexible with New Year’s Eve.
reference to areas they monitor. If there is a particular Ken, an amateur artist, resides in New Port Richey. A
area in the community you note drivers continually very personable fellow, Ken will always offer a kind or
speeding, please identify that area to Community helpful word when you pass thru the gatehouse.
Patrol. That information will be provided to Deputies for
The Controlled Access Committee meets the 2nd
Tuesday of each month at the office of Management
and Associates. We discuss the previous months activ- St. Petersburg Museum of History to Host Writer’s Round Table
ity relating to security. Attendees are representatives Outdoor lovers, history buffs and writers will want to mark their calendars for Saturday, February 7,
of Management and Associates, Allied Barton(Security 2009 from 2-4 p.m. That’s when four of Florida’s most popular writers: Johnny Molloy, Tim Ohr, Terry
Company), Community Patrol, Sheriff's Department Tomalin and Gary R. Mormino will gather at the Museum of History to answer your questions about
and four residents of East Lake Woodlands who are the best ways to appreciate Florida’s vast array of trails, waterways, woods and swamps, not to
members of the committee. If you have an input for mention their historical and ecological importantance.
the committee, please call Management and Associ- St. Petersburg Museum of History, 335 2nd Ave. N.E. www.spmoh.org or 727-894-1052.Open
ates. Your comments are appreciated. Tue.-Sat. 10AM-5PM. Sunday-1PM-5PM. Closed on Mondays. Admission $12 adults, $9 seniors, $9
College Students with ID, The Mission of the St. Petersburg Museum of History is to collect, preserve
and communicate the history and heritage of Florida with emphasis on St. Petersburg and the Pinellas
Don Edwards Peninsula.
4 East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009
Roads Report Looking Good
by Nancy Gromatzky, owner Back Stage Hair Designers
Finally winter (as we know it) has
arrived. Cool air and no rain is all we SHINE & MANAGEABILITY are 2 of the most important characteristics your hair
get. Pity those up north with minus should have... But that's "if" you want your hair to be truly gorgeous.
temps and lots of snow while we Shine and manageability are almost more important than a great hair cut or a
bask in 40s,50s and 60s. beautiful hair coloring. Do you remember all those commercials on TV? The
This year we do not plan to mill model shakes her long hair. And what gets your attention? Do you remember
and pave our roads but apply the cut? Do you remember the color? Maybe yes... Maybe no. One thing I'm
asphalt restoration to soften our sure is burned in your mind is that incredible shine. You don't want your hair to
blacktop. So far we have kept up
look dry, dull, lifeless. You want that shine and manageability too.
with the potholes (one left) but we
cannot judge the drainage due to A wide array of conditioning products are now available. Conditioners are
lack of rainfall. sometimes prescribed alone or in a combination with others. Some products
Let me know if you see anything that needs my are made for a topical application, while others are designed for deeper penetration. As a consumer,
attention. you hear manufacturers telling you that you need this or that you need that and in reality most
Have you noticed the increase in speeding and consumers find the whole topic of conditioners very confusing. You find yourselves asking," Can a
ignoring stop signs lately? Do we need more polic- conditioner benefit my hair?"" What's the difference between one conditioner and another?" "How do
ing or are we adult enough to obey the signs by you use a conditioner for the best possible result?" The questions can go on and on. Well today I
ourselves? Thanks to those of you that are picking up hope I can help you get a basic understanding of conditioners and their potential.
the roadways next to homes and homeowner asso- So let's begin. There are mainly 3 categories of conditioners. There are detanglers, moisturizers,
ciations. and proteins.
Do not forget to vote on the proposed annexation • Detanglers are for those individuals whose hair is in relatively good condition. You want control,
by Oldsmar. A majority of registered voters will
manageability without weight, comb-ability and shine. These conditioners usually come as a lotion
decide the issue.
and usually are used after every shampoo.
Norm Gilsdorf • Moisturizers are usually a much heavier cream. Against popular belief, most individuals do not
need a moisturizer, particularly here in Florida. However, they are very helpful to individuals with
Chair Roads email@example.com
coarse, thick hair and to those who use very hot implements on a regular basis. Moisturizers are
much heavier than detanglers. They will weigh the hair down and keep it pliable. They can be pre-
Video Stuff Exhibit Opens scribed to be used occasionally or after every shampoo. They will keep the hair from becoming dry
Starting on February 3rd, the and brittle.
exhibition, “Video Stuff - Elec- • Proteins are usually a liquid and are made to repair damaged hair. They can go into the hair
tronic Gaming Through The strand and literally replace missing hair molecules. Some protein molecules will also work as a
Years”, will open at the Dunedin bandage to cover over the damaged area. Proteins make the hair very strong, and are usually
Historical Museum. The Museum recommended along with a moisturizer. This will provide both pliability and strength.
is the first museum in the state to As you can see, you can now restore damaged hair, manage unruly hair and create shine beyond
receive this exciting new travel- expectations. So make your appointment today. Talk to your stylist, and have them prescribe the
ing exhibit from the Orange correct products for your individual conditioning needs. You'll not only have shine and manageability,
County Regional History Center but ...You'll be Looking Good.
Director Vinnie Luisi said that the
Museum was chosen as the first 360, you’ll have the chance to the visitor forward to the more include a game area where
site for this exhibit due to the excellent ratings received throughout learn and play with some of the familiar pinball games of today. children and adults will have a
the state and their good working relationship with the History classics. Included in the history The exhibit will also offer a look hands-on opportunity to try
Center. of these modern playthings will at the technological evolution some of the early video
The exhibit, “Video Stuff”, takes you through the history of video be the history of the electronic highlighting the dramatic machines .
games. Starting with Pong and winding up at the Wii and Xbox pinball machine that will take changes in size versus power The Museum is open Tues-
marking key developments in day through Saturday from 10
game and console technology am to 4 pm. For special
and illustrating the relevance activities and group informa-
and sociological influences of tion please contact the
these toys. The exhibit will Museum at (727) 736-1176.
Kutchins & Associates
Bryan Kutchins Bryan Kutchins
In Oldsmar over 20 Years • City Attorney 1988-1996
3974 Tampa Rd. • Suite A Oldsmar
(813) 855-4663 Fax (813) 855-4893
East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009 5
Choosing A Contractor: Not An Easy Job EAST LAKE WOODLANDS
By Randy Arthur President Arthur Air Conditioning
Community Patrol Report LAST YEAR
Owning your own home is rewarding in many ways, but it’s no picnic in Dec8-2007
some other ways. Every home, whether it’s a large single-family dwelling or a
Community Patrol# 785-7384 to Jan. 8
small condo, needs repairs from time to time. Every system needs preventive Dec.10-08 to Jan. 14-09
maintenance. And eventually the remodeling bug will bite, and you will want
to do something to spruce up the looks of your home. All of these things Medical Emergency calls 9 9
require finding qualified professional help, unless you are a certified jack of Fire Emergency calls 1 1
all trades (and they are few and far between. Just ask your spouse.)
But it’s easy for me to say "get bids from licensed contractors, check references and then make Complaint Calls 27 24
your best decision." It’s a lot harder when you, the homeowner, are the one who has to do all this (noise, speeders, solicitors,
with limited information and no knowledge of the trade. Contractors who promise to show up for domestic disputes, trespass,
bidding and then disappear are common. Contractors who never return phone calls are common. fireworks, motorcycles,
Contractors who promise to do work and don’t issue a written proposal are common.
Short of giving up on the whole project, what can you do? Here are a few suggestions to reduce
the hair-pulling experience of maintenance and remodeling: Parking Violations 279 172
1. Ask friends and family whose homes you admire for references in specific building trades. Call Alarm calls/911 hang up 0 1
contractors whom they recommend (but don’t stop there; ask for at least two other references.) Irrigation calls 3 8
Another good source of references: licensed tradesmen who have already done respectable work Vacant House checks 8 3
for you, and whom you like.
2. Look for the contractor’s license number on every piece of paper he hands you: a business Motor Vehicle/ Pedestrian Accidents 2 3
card, a proposal, advertising. Is his truck lettered? It should have his contractor’s license number Misdemeanor Crimes reported 9 20
on it. I don’t know a single licensed contractor who can’t recite his license number by heart. It’s a (vandalism to mailboxes, gates,
felony to do work for which one is not licensed. grass damage, stolen bikes,
3. You’ve heard it before, because it’s true: get everything in writing ahead of time. Exactly what
equipment does he propose to install, where, what color, what size, when and with what war-
ranty? Read that warranty ahead of time. Can you drive a truck through its loopholes? Don’t pay Felony Crimes Reported 0 1
until you get a signed, dated warranty! Grand/petit thefts 3 1
Experienced homeowners, and contractors as well, will be the first to tell you to expect the Miscellaneous 3 2
unexpected. People are human, and even the best craftsmen make honest mistakes. The finest (Barking dogs,resident welfare checks)
contractor in the world can’t guarantee that nothing will go wrong. The characteristic that sepa-
rates the good from the not-so-good is, How does this contractor handle the occasional slipup?
He should make good on all promises just as quickly as possible. That’s when you’ll be glad you Patrol Officers responded to 65 calls 78 CALLS
chose a contractor who returns phone calls, for example. 12 hrs. during
Call me at 727-535-5817 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’re having a problem The Sheriff monitored 33 hours Dec., 2007
choosing a contractor in any specialty. I may be able to give you some tips, and it’s always a during Dec. ‘08. 16 Citations
pleasure to help my East Lake neighbors. Plus 6 hours of Presence/Visibility. 4 Warnings
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All Mobile Collection • Grass blades are folded in half on 30 percent of the
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In an effort to conserve water during the ongoing • Grass blades are blue-gray
Saturdays from 9 AM drought, the Southwest Florida Water Management • A footprint remains on the lawn for several minutes
to 2 PM. District is encouraging residents who irrigate their lawns after walking on it
The next collection to "skip a week" during the cooler months of December, The region is experiencing the effects of a three-year
date in the East Lake area is February 7 January and February. drought and October through May is Florida’s dry
at the Dunedin High School and April 11 According to research by the University of Florida, season. All 16 counties within the District are under
grass doesn't need to be watered as often during the one-day-per-week lawn watering restrictions through
at the Palm Harbor University High cooler months. In fact, three-quarters of an inch of water Feb. 27, 2009. In addition, tightened restrictions are
School. Items to bring include TVs, VCRs, every 10–14 days is sufficient. currently in affect for all of Hillsborough, Pasco and
cell phones, computers, copiers, digital "The cooler months are a good time to train lawns to Pinellas counties through June 30, 2009.
cameras, fax machines, microwave need less water," said Sylvia Durell, Florida-friendly Skipping a week of irrigation will help conserve
ovens, monitors, printers, and printer landscaping project manager. "Using less water will drinking water supplies. Following this skip-a-week
encourage deeper grass and plant roots, which makes plan saves water that the public needs for other critical
cartridges. Chemicals include fluores- them more drought-tolerant." uses during the dry season.
cent bulbs and other mercury contain- Over-watering can also encourage disease and pests. For more water conservation tips, information about
ing devices, pool chemicals, solvents, Homeowners can determine when their grass needs the drought and the current water restrictions, please
and household batteries. water when: visit the District's web site at WaterMatters.org/drought.
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13th Annual Neuter-A-Thon Election History In America and Pinellas
Currently on display in the main exhibit hall at the Dunedin Historical
THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF PINELLAS has started taking appointments for the 13th Annual Neuter-A- Museum is a comprehensive collection of items about American
political elections. Visitors will see photos, artifacts, posters and
Thon which will be held on Saturday, February 21, 2009. This is the time to schedule the low-cost
special items related to our American Presidential Election Campaigns.
neuter for your cat(s)!
Part of the material is from the private collection of Rob DiSpirito,
Pet overpopulation leads to homeless, neglected, abused and unwanted pets. The Humane Society Dunedin’s City Manager. Besides campaign posters, Rob collected
of Pinellas encourages all pet owners to neuter or spay their pets to help with the overpopulation campaign pins, special items such as clocks and watches, political
problems not only in our area, but nationwide. If you have an intact male cat, know someone who hats, and a rare Halloween political mask. Original material as far
does, or have a roaming one, please bring him in for this year’s Neuter-A-Thon. back as Abraham Lincoln’s 1860 election campaign will be on display
Pre-registration is required to participate in our Neuter-A-Thon. All appointments are to be sched- The exhibit has a special section on local Florida and Pinellas
uled in person. Appointments will be set on a first come, first serve basis and limited to the first 500. County history as well. Included in this area will be an original Palm
Owners are required to fill out an application, sign consent form, provide a valid ID and pay for Beach voting machine with the original "hanging chads" that were
services prior to February 18, 2009. Feline neuters will be $15. All participants MUST have proof of notorious in the George W. Bush/Al Gore election in 2000. Bill
a current Rabies Vaccine and a County License for all residents of Pinellas County. If needed, the Coleman donated this original ballot machine to the Museum after he
Rabies Vaccine will be administered for $2 and a license for $10. You can also elect to have a won it in an auction. A presentation on Pinellas County includes
original artifacts on loan from the Pinellas County Heritage Village
microchip implanted during this procedure for $15. Museum. Special focus is on the historic election which split Pinellas
The Humane Society of Pinellas’ Sterling & Calvin Medical Center is located from Hillsborough County in 1911.
at 3040 State Rd. 590 in Clearwater. Remember to register in person In celebration of the 200th birthday in February of Abraham Lincoln,
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 11-5:30, Friday 11-7, Saturday & Sunday there will be an area dedicated to his election campaigns.
10-4. Feel free to call with any questions at 727-797-7722 x 222. For more information or group reservations, contact the Museum
at (727) 736-1176.
East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009 11
Collectible Bits & Pieces Aviation Enthusiasts Meet
By Paul J. H. Leaser, ELW Resident Collectible Bits & Pieces writer, Paul Leaser is shown here with Colonel Doughas Campbell, protrayed
by noted Tampa actor, Michael Norton at a recent Aviation dinner sponsored by the Top of the Bay
Zonta Club and the Florida Aviation Historical Society. Paul exhibited some of his vast collection of
Of Men Of Valor World War I and II wings, badges and other war related items.
Meet Rudy Augarten, Soldier of Fortune, Over 40 aviation enthusiasts, Ninety-nines and guests enjoyed the buffet dinner at the ELW Country
Captain, USAF, etc, etc, etc. Club. Michael portrayed Colonel Campbell and told of his flying feats in World War I that made him
He not only flew British Spitfires and American the first US Flying Ace.
P-53 Mustangs and even German Florida Aviation member, Bob Walker, brought a
replica of the Falkner D-7, that was flown in World
Messerschmitts, but also fought in them. War I, for display.
In a letter from Rudy
Augarten to Harry Block,
historian and collector he
said, “In World War II, I flew
a P-47 Thunderbolt with the
406 Squadron of the 371
Fighter Group that was part
of the 9th Air Force, com-
manded by General Hoyt
Vandenberg. I later joined the
Israeli Air Force in 1948 and
Copy of an oil painting by Roy Ginnel, Strange Encounter
fought in the War of Indepen-
dence. I had flown the ME-109, the Spitfire, and the F-51 (Mustang) in the IAF.
I had 2 victories in the American Air Force and 4 1/2 in the Israeli Air Force for
a total of 6 1/2. As a result, I was admitted to the American Fighter Aces Asso-
This barely skims the amazing exploits of this versatile pilot.
12 East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009
Finally Help For Our Injured Veterans Taking Control of the College Funding
By Allan M. Spiegel, MD
In November, 2008, I established the Healing Heroes
Network, a nationwide 501c3 charity providing medical, Start Your New Year Using These Tips
psychological, and rehabilitative services for veterans To Ensure A Brighter College Future!
whose post-combat traumatic injuries and PTSD are not By Suzanne Fusari, Funding Solutions for College
resolved by Veteran's Administration services.
Healing traumatic wounds may be difficult due to swell- Here is your gentle reminder that we are yet another year closer to
ing, blood flow disruption, and reduced oxygen delivery. your high school student becoming a college student! With the start
Wounds may or may not be visable and therefore is not an of a New Year, we would like to offer you some tried-and-true strate-
accurate indicator of internal damage-the victim of a gies for getting yourself successfully involved in the process of maximizing your college
concussive roadside bomb blast or repeated explosions may have no funding circumstances. The simple truth is that once you are involved in the process,
external damage. you will have a better idea of where you stand …and the risk of unpleasant surprises is
Traumatic brain injury is one of the most debilitating injuries one can considerably diminished.
sustain. Brain damage occurs when the softer brain tissue impacts the COMPLETE THOSE FORMS
inside of the skull, causing swelling and obstructed blood flow. Many injured The FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be submitted as early as
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The effects of traumatic brain injury can include: FILE YOUR TAXES EARLY
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As a neurologist, I found that veteran patients treated with Hyperbaric exactly how much money you’re going to need for college. The Expected Family Contri-
Oxygen Therapy for traumatic injuries and PTSD improved dramatically. bution (EFC) is the most important detail. This is the total amount that the federal
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valuable service to the injured military personnel. reputable and trustworthy consultant in their field. How is it any different from the
These veterans put their lives on the line for our country, and they deserve investment you are making with your child’s education? Your child’s education is an
to receive the best treatment for their resulting conditions. Healing Heroes enormous investment. Be sure that you put your trust in the hands of a college funding
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pay any amounts above and beyond what is not covered by the US Depart- could cost you thousands of dollars, and how to reposition your assets in a way that
ment of Veterans Affairs. In my efforts to assist the veterans, I have encoun- can benefit you greatly to maximize your potential aid awards. Getting your child into
tered other proven and successful treatments for these injured warriors that the right school and the school of his//her choice is not an easy endeavor. We all know
are not currently covered by existing veterans benefit programs. Some of that it’s really different from when we all went to college! It’s more competitive than ever
these services include chiropractic, massage therapy, and others. I would and you have to do a lot more to make sure that your child stands out from the crowd.
like to encourage other providers to join a network of nationwide caregivers Your college funding expert can show you and your child ways to maximize the posi-
through this organization, to provide these services without cost to deserving tives and offer advice on how to present your child in the best light.
If you are able to provide services to our injured military personnel and
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East Lake Woodlands Heron - February - 2009 13
"It’s not easy being Green"! New Art Exhibit At St. Petersburg Museum
by Sally Giar, Decorating Den
The St. Petersburg Museum of History will She’s been recognized for teaching oil painting at
So says world famous Muppet, Kermit the Frog! host an art exhibition of the works of the prestigious Ringling School of Art and at St.
But, actually in today’s environment, with so many Violetta Shutmeyzen Chandler, Russian Petersburg College. Last year her admission into
products and design options available, being "green" American Impressionist. A total of 30 the "International Biennial of Contemporary Art"
can be a relatively easy and environmental beautiful original works of Art, covering specific resulted in her invitation to participate in the
design option. locations in and around St. Petersburg, 2007 exhibition in Florence, Italy. In addition to
From paint, lighting, accessories, fabrics, furniture Florida will be on display. The exhibition is painting in Russia, Italy, and the United States
and wall coverings, becoming eco-friendly has entitled, "The Russian Connection: Scenes she is planning an extended trip to the Caribbean
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Preparing For Your Tax Preparer Resolve to Get Your Home Documents Organized
What do you really need to have? By Edie Becker Prudential Tropical Realty
by Donna A. Sheehy, CFP® Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.
It’s that time of year many may be dreading – tax season. Whether a tax As a homeowner, you begin to accumulate all sorts of records and papers the moment you
advisor prepares your taxes or you handle them yourself, it’s always a made the offer on your home. Loan documents, inspection reports, title insurance policy, home
good idea to organize the necessary documents before- improvement receipts, appliance warranties are just a few of documents that you may at one
hand. Use this checklist to determine what you’ll need to time or another need. Would you be readily able to locate these items? Are
prepare your 2008 taxes. And, if you haven’t done so they filed away or in different junk drawers around the house? Knowing where
already, contact me at 727-943-8813 or by visiting these items are can save you a lot of time and even money in the long run.
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many benefits of year-round tax planning so April 15 sive. You can purchase an accordion file and label each flap with a different
won’t seem as daunting in the future. category. Then use the following tips as a guide to get started.
Employment and income records Contracts and Legal Papers
•2008 W-2 forms for each employer Keep all the papers signed and/or given to you at the closing together in one place, preferably
•Pension and annuity statements in a safe deposit box. These documents include the deed, settlement statement, appraisal,
• Alimony received disclosures, mortgage note, inspections and any other reports, and title insurance policy. You
• Partnership and trust income will need these records again if you decide to refinance or sell your home.
• Scholarship and fellowship awards Insurance Policies
• State and local income tax files Keep a copy of all insurance policies relating to your property together. This may include
Self-employment records homeowners, flood and hurricane policies. With these documents, keep a list of insurance
• K-1 forms on all partnerships agents or companies and copies of correspondence related to claims.
• Receipts and documentation for business-related expenses Purchase and House Data
Homeowner records It’s also a good idea to keep a copy of the original listing of your house, comparable market
• Form 1098 for mortgage interest analysis, floor plans, blueprints, and historical information. If you own a newly built home,
• Form 1099-S if you’ve sold your home or other real estate keep a list of contractors and material suppliers as well.
• Second mortgage interest Property Taxes
•Real estate taxes Keep your tax bills and record of payment for as long as you own the home and possibly even
• Moving expenses longer. You may need these items if your tax returns are ever audited.
Financial assets Home Maintenance and Improvements
• Interest income statements Records in this category include receipts for repairs or replacement expenses, names of
• Dividend income statements contractors, contracts, and a log of maintenance tasks.
• Broker transaction proceeds Warranties, Manuals and Receipts
• Tax refunds These documents provide you with a proof of purchase date and determine service and parts
• Unemployment compensation guaranteed. In addition, the manuals usually provide care information so you can help ensure
• Retirement plan distributions your household appliances are being properly maintained. You should keep your warranties,
Financial liabilities and expenses manuals and receipts for these items for as long as you own the appliances.
• Student loan interest Home Inventory
• Medical savings accounts If you were ever to lose any of your possessions due to fire, burglary, or vandalism, having a
• Charitable donations home inventory can help you avoid a lot of heartache and make it easier when filing an
• Adoption expenses insurance claim. Start with a sheet a paper for each room in the house. Go around the room
• Alimony paid and list every item. Don’t forget the attic, basement or other storage places. For each item,
• Childcare expenses write the original cost, purchase date, replacement cost, model number, brand name, where
• Education expenses purchased, and a general description. You can also use a computer software system so that
• Investment expenses you have an electronic copy. Besides a written inventory, take photos or video of each room for
Other documentation visual documentation. It is also a good idea to arrange valuable collections, silver, jewelry, etc.
• IRA, Keogh, SEP and other retirement plan contributions and take close up photos. Keep a copy in your home files and the originals in a fireproof safe
• Income from other sources, such as real estate, rentals, etc. or safe deposit box. Make sure you update your home inventory photos and list at least once a
• 2007 tax return year.
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Losing Weight Now Is The Best Time Ever To Remodel
by Arnie Probeyahn, Trainer Elite Body Concepts by John Marzulli, Owner of Emerald Contractors
If losing weight is a goal for you this year and you I have been in the building and remodeling business for almost 35 years. I have
seem to be having a tough time in that endeavour been through 5 major recessions and 3 or 4 minor ones. I’ve seen interest rates at
you need to re-evaluate your eating habits. You 18%, the banking industry collapse and restructure, the Savings and Loan industry
can have a great exercise routine and be in "good (as it once existed) become extinct, the dollar devalue, gas lines at the pump in
shape" and still not be losing the weight you want 1974, stagflation, deflation and inflation. If you listen to the news, read the paper
and Internet, listen to the pundits and politicians; you hear more doom and gloom.
to lose. This is always a tricky area because if I
Don’t believe everything you read or hear! Our mothers told us that and they were
ask 100 people if they eat good, 90 of them would right!
say yes and almost all of them would be wrong. Sad but true. I will grant you that not everything is rosy. However, there are certain parallels to previous economic
Eating right is simply eating balanced. You can make good food downturns plus new global developments, which makes this the best time ever to build or remodel.
choices and still not be eating enough and if fat loss is your goal First: We have unprecedented stability in the cost of materials and labor. In previous years,we would
then you need to take in adequate amounts of protein, carbs and see price increases every 6 months. For the foreseeable future, I see stability in these areas.
fats. Fat loss is not about doing a 1000 crunches, walking on a Second: The most recent cuts in interest rates translates to some of the lowest cost mortgage money
treadmill and eating a piece of chicken. It takes a willingness to available.
stay on a balanced eating program and a consistent exercise Third: The equity in your home is real! The crazy inflation in home prices is over. Instead of "mythi-
regiment to have quality results. There are plenty of books and cal" equity, we now have real equity. This means if you borrow or invest to improve your condition
(whatever that may be) you will be doing so with the assurance of long-term stability.
information on the internet with instruction on weight loss but if you
Fourth: There is some relief already in property tax reform and hopefully more to come.
are wrestling with all that and you want results, get together with a Given all these positive factors, if you have been contemplating remodeling or building, now is the
fitness professional and let that person instruct and guide you time to dust off those ideas and go for it!
toward achieving your goals.
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Kitchen with wood
cabinets & pullout
Heritage Springs 3/2/2 home has a chef’s kitchen shelves overlooks
Heritage Springs This 2/2/2 attached villa is an end unit family room, enclosed lanai with spa. $249,900
w/granite counters & backsplash, wood flooring throughout, w/wood cabinets in the kitchen, large living & dining rooms,
soaring ceilings, pool w/pavers and tranquil setting of pond & master w/two walk-in closets, great lanai w/a view of the pond.
forest plus many more upgrades & extras! $339,900 $179,900
Heritage Springs This 3/2/3
Your home has the formal living & dining
East Lake Woodlands Realtor rooms w/tile flooring. Kitchen w/wood
cabinets, crown molding, pullout shelves
& granite counters overlooks family
e-mail: email@example.com room. The enclosed lanai has tile floors
Call Alex Stavro: 510-5558
and a tranquil view of the golf course.