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Celebrating ()5 }'car, In The Tampa Bar -\rea SUI SEE STORY ON PAGE 3 TAMPA'S CHIEF OF POLICE MEETS WITH EDITORIAL BOARD Jane Castor, seated, Chief of the Tampa Police Department, visited with the Sentinel Editorial Board on Wednesday morning. The Chief shared several statistics and offered her goals for the department. As the new chief, her goal is to further reduce crime in 2010 and to improve community partnerships. She also talked about the importance of having a diversified department that mirrors the community. Joining Chief Castor, from left, C. Blythe Andrews, Ill, President of the Sentinel; Gwen Hayes, Editor, Iris Holton, City Editor; businessman Wilbert Malphus, S. Kay Andrews, Publisher; Atty. Warren Hope Dawson. In attendance, but not present for the picture were retired businessman, Rubin Padgett and the Cityis Poet Laureate, James Tokley. (Photography by BRUNSON) Body Identified As Missing Millionaire SEE PAGE 10 Relative Calls liang Affiliation False SEE PAGE .11 --. -_;-_: -_, ; After School Program Plans Grand Opening SEE PAGE 11 Student Needs Help With Trip SEE PAGE 3 "' :


ocal Men Of Vision Excel At State Fair's Inaugural wa11 leadershiP Breakfast or Fame Honorees Chosen u. c en w ;:) I Shown in this photograph from left to right are: Attorney Corey Person, Leadership Breakfast Co-Chairman, Wlldens Cajuste, who captured the first prize in the Oratorical Contest, James Eliassaint, 4th place winner in the Oratorical Contest, and Ross Anderson, who received the Unsung Hero Award. BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor c a: Two young men who are u. members of the Men ofVision Mentoring Program took part in the 30th Annual TOBA (Tampa Organization of Black C Affairs) Leadership Breakfast. ffi Their teacher and advisor, Ross Anderson was surft prised when the two students w > w c w :I: en :::i m ;:) Q. z w ...J ...J ;:) m ...J w z z w en I a: 0 ...J u.. placed in the event. However, he was even more surprised when he was chosen as the recipient of the Unsung Hero Award. The three appeared at the annual leader ship breakfast on January 1 8th, where Wildens delivered his essay on the theme, "Materialism and Consumerism: It's Causes, Consequences, and FUture Im-. Did You Know That. .... Medicaid Provides Coverage for Denture Patients, Including Annual Relining-& Surgery In For Your Dentures? Call And Schedule Your Appointment Today!!! (813) 623-1014 pact on Black Youth." The event marked the 28th Annual Youth Heritage Ora torical Scholarship Competi tion. Twenty-two middle and high school students from throughout the bay area took part in the competition. Wildens Cajuste is a 7th grade student at Van Buren Middle School. He plans to attend Florida State University where he will major in Pre Medicine. A portion of Wildens' winning speech follows: "Materialism and consumerism, what has happened to us? We have become obsessed with things .... "We can live in government subsidized housing and wear clothing reflective of name brands and we feel successful. Parents on food stamps will buy 100 dollar shirts ... Our priorities are off. We do riotfocus upon education or morality, our focus is on things. ;'We no longer think, weLallow --the media to think for us, thusly we are suffering." : place prize went to Abdulahad AlShaiir, the second to Jasmine Gued, the fourth place \:\'inner was James Eliassaint. Eliassaint is a wth grade student at Tampa Bay Technical Vocational High School. He plans to attend Florida State University as a business major, won$200. Anderson stated that he was honored by the presentation of the award and very proud of the young men. Anderson is the founder. of mentoring program, Men of Vision. The program is now operating on Hillsborough County school campuses. C. BLYTHE ANDREWS, JR. WINTONSTAYLOR REV. DR. A. LEON LOWRY The Florida State Fair Advi On Thursday, February 4' \ the Florida State Fair will ho t a ceremony for the presentation of its Inaugural Wall of Fame. The event will take place at 10:45 a.m., in th e Family Theater at the fairgrounds ory Committe s l e t d th top 5 candidates and th publi voted fo n ,candid ates in ach category. .. The six honorees chosen are outstanding African Amer ican and Hispanic individuals who have exemplifie d a commitment to excellence and en hancing Tampa or Florida s rich heritage and culture within their respective com munities. The African Am rican hon orees are: th e l a t e C. Blythe Andrews, Jr., the late Rev. Dr. Alfonso Leon Lowry, Sr., and th e l a t e Mrs. Felecia Ann Wintons Taylor. The Hispanic honorees are: Ms. Matilda Garcia, Richard Gonzmart and for mer Florida Governor Bob Martinez. Citv Council Honors Step Team Coaches of the 12 and under step team are Coach Arthur, Coach Hope and. Coach Donna. Step team members (12 and under) shown here are: Nataiya Barton, Ayanna Green, Ashley Jones, Briyanna Lynn, Teliah Lewis, Jaciah Woods, Tyyanna 'Otrope, Leevesha J .ackson, Erykah "Nana" .Day, Na'Razba Barton, Parlaysia Peake, Jainez Peake, Jhoanny "Poot" Alonzo, Edderia Anderson, jay'le Brown, Paris Metesil,Sea:ri'a'Woods and Rickeemie Graham. thursday morning, the Tampa Council honored the Unity Copeland Park Saints 12-year-old step team, and the Unity Soul Steppers, 15-year-old team. Both teams placed first illl competition in November. The Soul Steppers are national champions: City Coun cilwoman Gwendolyn Miller presented the group witl:!. a commendation from the City. II


Features Former TECO Emplovee Appeals Decision In Civil Suit Valerie Batchelor had been an employee of Tampa E l ectric Company for 1 4 years. She began having problems with the manage ment o f t h e com pa n y in 2006 a n d in 2007, fil e d a civi l l aws u i t agains t TECO f o r di sc rim i n a ti o n r e t alia t io n a nd h os til e e nvir o nm e nt. .. 1 .. '' On J a nu ary 21, 2010, Judge James Moody d enie d h er claim s, with th e ex ce pti on o f th e re t alia ti o n allegatio n "It t oo k TECO six m o nth s t o ge t m e r e l ease d with o ut ca u se afte r I file d m y compla int. I w e nt thro ugh th e pro c ess fir s t contactin g the EEOC, then later the NAACP. I got no help from either or ganization. Batchelor said aft e r she filed the suit, she was under the constant pressure of write-ups that e v entually caused her to filed a retalia tion allegation against TECO. "On September 29, 2006 with the presentation of a 6-month action plan, I was given a photo of a noose with the message, 'What do you choose?' VALERIE BATCHELOR Wh e n I compl a ined about th e ph o to, they saw it a s n o t b e in g r ac i a l eve n thou g h I did In th e e nd th e judge agr ee d with T ECO." Batchelor sa id she repr e sented her s elf the first time because she couldn t' find an attorney. She said she s now having problems finding an attorney to handle her ap peal I was denied a promotion because they said a form was displaced. They also referred me to a psychiatrist because of a joke I made to another employee about painting your toes." Batchelor said she was never given a chance to respond to the write-ups. -I though t they were done wit ho ut cau se first of all, and I was n eve r giY en an oppor tuni t y t o d e f e nd myself." Bat.chelor is a l so allegi n g T ECO r e l ease d h e r m e di cal info rm a tion to th e publi c in vio l a ti o n of th e H eal th Infor m a ti o n Prot e ction Act ( HIPA). In m y original c ivil s uit I was see kin g d a m ages in e x cess of $3 million. I n eve r ex pec t e d to g et th a t mu c h m o n ey, but I did th a t b ase d o n prin c iple. It was n eve r a bout the m o ney. It was a bout e xp o sin g T ECO a nd their labor pra ctic e s Th e c omplaint i s s till b eing investigated b y th e NAACP. TECO spokesman Rick Morera, said they normall y don t discuss cases involving former employees, but the y were pleased with the court's decision. They validated and agreed with our position in the case." Reporter Leon B. Crews can be reached at (813) 248-0724, or emailed at lcrews@flsentinel.com. Countv OHic. ial wants To Avoid Cuts To Vital Programs BY LEON B. CREWS Sentinel StaffWriter On Wednesday, the Board of County Commissioners started work on next year's fiscal budget with hopes of saving popular services from budget cuts Hillsborough County budgets on a two-year-cycle, and county administrators have tentatively balance the fiscal 2011 budget, but won t adopt a finished produce until September The proposed budget they will be working with now in cludes about $20 million in cuts to county departments and non-profit organizations that serve the sick, poor, eld erly and children. Assistant County Administrator and Director of County Management Services, Eric Johnson, said the public has spoken out about cuts they don t want. "When we revisit the budget and have more public hearings we'll look at how we can resist making cuts in vital services. Right now we ve targeted Aging Services Animal Services, Code Enforcement and Zoning as the areas that will experience cuts." Johnso n said they need all of the county departments to find ways to reduce the cost of providing services. "Until we get to June, the focus has to be on cutting costs. We have four months to cut costs and keep the services going To Be Printed FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12th Deadline: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th 3 P.M. NO EXCEPTIONS! COST: 50 PER WORD PHOTOS $10 & UP ..... c m CJ) Student Needs Help To Visit Foreign Countries 0 m tD :0 c > BY IRIS B. HOLTON S entinel City Editor Ever y year, s tu de nt s from throu g h out th e U nited Sta tes are c h ose n t o parti cipa t e in th e People to People Student Ambassador Program. T his yea r Devin Parham has b ee n select e d and n eeds fi n a n c i a l ass i s t a nce t o p a rti c i -.. p a te. Devin h o p es th a t m e m b e r s o f th e communi ty will h elp him in thi s e nd eav or Th e t o t a l cost of th e trip i s $6,ooo. I a m exc it e d t o b e awarde d thi s lif e-c h a n ging o p p o rtunity t o t rave l out side th e U nit e d S t a t es with oth e r s tu d e nt s and train e d adult l e ad e rs. Thi s i s a ple a s ur e a nd a privil e g e for m e to represent m y c ountry. While Devin has the s up port of m y famil y and every on e sees this as a great opportunity for him, h e still needs help from the commu nity to make this reality Devin is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Stacey (Valencia) Parham, and the grandson of Ms. Virginia Parham. The People to People Student Ambassador Program was launched by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1956. The DEVIN PA.RHAM r progr a m offe r s tud cnts n n o pp o rtunity to trav I t o desti n atio n s throu g h o ut th e world t o fost e r friends hips, gnin n uniqu e experie nce of the p e o ple, pla ces, and o th e r activities in th e world. ...., 1\) 0 ..... 0 Upo n foundin g th e pro gram President Eisenhower s aid I hav e lon g beli e ved a s man y b e for e m e that peaceful r e l a tion s b e-r tw e en nations r e quir e mutu a l respect b e tween individual s." 6 Eight U. S. Pr e sident s hav e )> served as the honorary chair -man of People to P e ople Inter -z national. -i Anyone wishing to help Devin can make donations can send a check to: Devin aJ c: Parham, P. 0. 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0 N > a: FLORIDA SENTINEL BULLETIN P uo li sneo Ever; T .es.:a, anc FrlCay 8) C:: FLORIDA SENTINEL BULLETIN PUBLISHING Co., CD w 1.1embr o! Natrona! New spaper Puols. 1ers Assoc r at ;or r NI\PA t LL ar1d A ma l gamated P uol r sne r s Inc New Yor r c > <; 1990 9 4 C P Time;;,Jnternat ronal O POSTMASTER : Send A ddress C h a nge To: (j) Flori da Sentinel Bulletin, W P O Box 3363 Tampa FL 33601 => Period ic a l Postage Pard At Tampa FL It was Daniello The lion's Den W W Andrews 1874-1931 ( 1919 ) C Blythe Andrews 1901-1977 (1945) Founders C BLYTHE ANDREWS JR. CHAIRMAN S KAY ANDREWS PUBUSHER C BLYTHE ANDREWS Ill PRESIDENT/CONTROLLER GWEN HAYES EDITOR IRIS HOLTON CITY EDITOR BETTY DAWKINS ADVERTISING DIRECTOR HAROLD ADAMS CIRCULATION MANAGER TOYNETTA COBB, PRODUCTION MANAGER LAVORA EDWARDS CLASSIFIED MANAGER Subscriptions-$44 00 -6 Month s Both Edit rons $87 00-Per Year B oth E dit io ns Optnr o n s expressed on ed r t onal pages of thrs newspaper by Columnist s or G u est Wnte rs do no t necessanly ref le ct the edrtoriar s ta nce of The Florida Sentinel Bulletin or the Pubhsher leave K-To-3 Class Size limits Alone F rankly, we are tired of attempts to tamper with the class-size amendment, which was approved by vote:: ers in 2002. However, during economic challenges, it LL now appears that certain legislators (who just HAPPEN to be Republican) as well as the governor himself, not to < mention a gaggle of born-again educators, are willing to sacrifice our children's educational progress, in order to 0 balance the state budget, one niore time! (J) Well, we don't believe our children's education should w :J be sacrificed in order to balance a budget, especially when tons of research weigh in favor of the argument ij: that children learn better in smaller classes with compeW tent teachers. iij Is anybody listening, at all? After seven years to fully 0 implement the 2002 class-size legislation, we find diffiW culty believing some Republicans continue to say school J: (J) systems still need to pack students in classes like sar-::::J dines. To the_ contrary, now is the time for everyone to use creativity to solve this classroom problem. Si,nce preD.. kindergarten through third grade are foundation years Z of a child's education, we suggest these years be required i= to meet the limit of 18 students per classroom. w ..J The day Republican and renegade Democratic legisla-5 tors move to limit the size of the prison population, is the m day we will reconsider tampering with Florida's class..:. size amendment. Until that time, leave Pre-K to 3rd Grade class-size limits alone. Our children need room to i= learn. z w en < c I Crassed-Eved In Canuress I L as t Friday. President Barack Obama Yisited \\ith so me 140 Repub lican l egislators and their g u es t s at a Repu b l ican re treat. It was Obama against a room full of hungry meat eat in g anti-Obama R ep ubli cans. It was lik e th e Biblical story of Daniel in th e Lion's Den. It co uld also be compared to David and Goliath. For all practical purpose s, Pres. Obama was all a l o n e aga in s t a gang determined to embarr ass him b efo r e a n a ti o n a l t e l evis ion audience. When the event was over it could be said that Pres. Obama came, he saw, h e met the challenge he conquered it. Pres. Obama came to the retreat armed with a bushel of facts, a sack full of confi dence and the ability to articulate like few others can. Depending on the situation, Mr. Obama was charming, funny, scolding, and conciliatory and a college profes-Yesterday was the begin ning of Black History Month, as if our history could a: 0 ..J u.. be told in 28 or 29 (LEAP YEAR) days. My colleagues and I always joke about "dust ing offour suitcases and talk-yes, we're going to say it for the umpteenth time. We ing as fast as we can before the impressed by President Bara<* month ends." to Tampa, and by his announcement to brlng more than.-"---we"snou ld celea billion dollars to the. state of Florida, a rapid transit system. We do not care if we were the only ones clapping. Our state's request, progress and readiness to begm such a project were no doubt, responsible for our sele<;tion. However, we do understand why some citizens could protest President Obama's recent fiscal :kindness. Even more so, we are puzzled as to how voters could criticize President Obama for practically everything that he does or says. Certain elements of Congress have loudly let it be known that anything beginning with "O" (except for maybe "Oatmeal") will not get off the Congressional floor. Indeed, Vice President Biden was so incensed; he publicly stated that, in all his life, he had never seen a straight 6o vote in the Senate until Obama became president. Therefore, is there any question as to why the Obama administration has found gridlock, at the Capitol? Now that Conservative-Republicans (and back-stabbing Democrats) have a clear majority, will it not be nearly im-"'t possible for the Obama administration to pass even a w tooth-pick through Congress? The question we aSk is C!J "When will the public stop blaming President Obama and begin questioning the senate's party-line 6o vote?" brate our heritage and our his tory everyday because 1 : we touch birth (incu bator) to death (casket-lower ing device) on a daily basis has been influenced by a person of calor. In fact, you're reading this newspaper because of varia tions to the printing press made by A. W. Lavalette in 1878 and an assembled com position printing process de veloped by Charles A Bankhead. Just think, making a bologna sandwich or grilling a steak becomes a Black history lesson when you consider that bread is mass-produced and lunch meats e cured because of the ingenuity of two Blacks by the sor. It was clear th at Pres. Obama unnerY ed hi s h os ts and host esses. T h e Pre sid t'nt acc u sed Republicans of being obstructionis t s w h o at t e mpted t o d erail t'\ t'l') thing h e had tried to do for th e American people. Th e Pr esident admittt.'d that h e h ad in corporated Republican ideas into hi s polici es w h e n eve r they were a good fit. Mos t imp o rt a ntly, th e Pre s id e nt invit e d both hi s party and the R ep ubli ca n s t o s t op campa i gn ing, to s top sco rin g points and to b e ca reful 6f what parties say about eac h other b eca use it makes it eve n more difficult for par ties to work tog ethe r to do the business of the Americ a n people He reminded them that America was tired of the par tisan bickering and expected more cooperation between parties. Pres. Obama re minded them that the blems facing America were not Democratic or Republiname of Joseph Lee and lloyd Hall, respectively. Furthermore, meat tender izer and worchestershire sauce for your steak and charcoal briquettes for the grill were in vented by George Washington Carver. Those of you who have lawns to take care of use water sprin klers and water sprinkler sys tems invented by Black men, J. W. Sinith 'and Elijah McCoy respectively. If you mow your lawn yourself, you can thank J. W. Burr for in venting the lawnmower and D. Johnson for creating the grass catcher attached to the mower. As you drive off to work, re member the car s gear shift was invented by Robert Spikes, the eclr' s combustion engine was invented by Joseph Gammel, and the universal joint was invented by Tony Helm; or, if you're riding a bicycle these days, the bicycle frame was invented by R. Johnson. The traffic lights, street sweeper and trolley car you pass on your way to can hut nf lw fmwnt'i.l and at t i lnnkt d in. Prts. Obnmu im i!t'd Rt publicans to w ork with l k mocrab to rt'for m healthc art' to crea!l' jobs, to turn tlw t'i.'OIHHny around, to end the war-s, t o find our own so u n.e of l'nt'r!!._v. to t.'Xt'rcist' dimate contro l and t o s t abi lize Anwri cn's posi t ion ns th e top n atio n in tlw wor ld. As J. J. from Good Times used to say President Obama was 'dynami t e.' Eve n Republi cans praist.'d him as mu c h as th ey co uld without doing a public e n dorse ment of him The y co uldn 't h e lp but fee l that Pres. Obnmn's invasion of the Lion's Den wus a goo d first s t ep. Hopefully, th e r e will b e more seri o u s di a l og u e be tween the President a nd t h e R e publican Party. Hop efully, more Democr ats will b e brought into these di sc u ssions on r ea l .issues that af f ect th e liv es of th e Am e ric a n p e ople. L e t u s all hope that this is an indication that Pres. Obama will be able to transform the party discord that hinders r e al progress in Washington, D. C. work were invented by Black men, as well. As you reach to adjust th e thermostat in your office or home, remember th e air-con ditioning unit and thermostat were invented by Frederick Jones and a heating system was developed by David N. Crostwaith, Jr. Your com puter and internet were devel oped or improved, or greatly influenced by Blacks, whose names have been obscured by corporate patent rights. In deed, more recent inventions by Blacks after the 1930's have been patented in the name of governments or corporations for whom the inventors worked. In medicine, Dr. Percy Julian, a research chemist whose work with steroids re sulted in treatments for asthma, arthritis and glau. coma, also improved the fire extinguisher. Dr. Louis T. Wright developed the antibi otic, aureomycin and Dr. Jane Cook Wright-Jones developed cancer chemother apy. Heart pacemakers, x-ray machines, and lasers have alS() been invented by Blacks. So, you a day in your life never passes without it being influenced by Black hist01:ical inventions. Consider, what you have just read is only the tip of an iceberg of inventions by men and women who look like yo u and me. Harambee!


Read All About It! HOROSCOPES Today's Birthday --The nex t year y o u \'illleam m ore t han y o u th o ught pos s ible abou t c hange. H y r emai nin g flexi ble thro ughou t t he pro cess, you can abso r b t h i s \' i t h g r ace I f you exp a nd y o u r low t o rip ple o ut t o o th e r s, it will com e bac k t o you e x pone ntially. Aquarius (Jan. 20-Feb. 18) --T h e o nly thin g th a t s l o w s y o u d own i s ge tti n g you r ideas int o a f orma t o th ers ca n u se. Th i s h a pp e n s whe n you r earr a nge th e d e t a il s until t hey fee l jus t rig ht. Pisces (Feb. 19-March 20) --Gro up effo rts t hriv e t od a y becau se eve ryon e i s on t h e s a m e pag e con ce rning p r a c ti ca l i ss u e s T o day you r e ally f ee l lik e y o u r e w h e r e y o u b e l o ng. Aries (March 21-April 19) T ake tim e t oda y t o con s i d e r th e d es ir es of others, a s well as y o ur 0\\11 G e t cr e a tiv e a t w or k by bou n c i n g idea s off each gro up m e m b e r and ge tting their r es po n s e s Taurus (April 20-May 20) --C h o o se your ba ttl e s car efully con side rin g b b th Immedi a t e g r a tifi catio n a nd l o n g e r t e rm b e n efits C h a n g e your tun e t o s uit t h e t e mp o o f th e m o m e nt. Gemini (May 21-June 21) --Excit e m e nt o n th e h o m e f r o nt s pill s ove r int o th e ca r ee r a r e na. C r e ativ e u s e o f tim e allo w s you t o ac comm o d a t e f a mil y a nd work Cancer (June 22-July 22) -S h a r e your w o rd s a nd f ee lin gs gen e r o u s ly. Who kn ows ? Th e feed b ack y o u r e c eive c ould g ive you a b oo s t ove r a hu ge o b s tacl e Leo (July 23-Aug. 22) Y o ur mind and h e art b a ttl e for control. Y o u want t o side with h e art o f cour s e H o w eve r p owe r r es t s in l og i c f o r you t o day. Virgo (Aug. 23-Sept. 22) --Y o u a nd a partn e r o v e r co m e a p e r ce ived dis a g r ee m e nt o n a fund a m e ntal i ss u e Y o u w e r e jus t u sing dif f e r e nt word s t o de sc ribe th e sa m e f ee lin g Libra (Sept. 23-0ct. 22) -Dr e am s can pro vid e po etry a nd m e t a phor for a ctio n s Loo k for d o ubl e m e aning s in r ecalle d im age s, a nd a llow your s ub c onsci o u s to flavor your d ecis ion s Scorpio (Oct. 23-Nov. 21) -Cash flow (or lack of it) cra mp s your styl e How e ver y ou h ave plenty of littl e proj ec t s that don't r e quir e mon e y today. Focus on thos e Sagittarius (Nov. 22-Dec. 21) -Nothing s u c c ee d s lik e s u c c ess Your only limit today is your capacity to r e main flexible under dure s s Bring in an expert to sort out a f e w d e tail s Capricorn (Dec. 22-Jan. 19) --If you have plans to h e ad off into the s unset, you're on the right track This could mean business trav el, or me e ting your partner for a lov e l y r e nd e zvous. SOAP OPERA SPOilERS All My Children Greenlee gets a surprise when she finally finds Ryan; Erica goes public with her relationship with Ryan; Tad assures Liza there's noth ing going on between him and Krystal Greenlee's out for revenge; Tad and Jake wonder what David's up to; Scott has reservations about working with Annie. As The World Turns Molly notices blood on Holden's clothes; Reid fakes interest in Katie to get a rise out of Henry ; Luke wants to lean on Noah. Lucinda hires a PI to look for Damian ; Liberty wants to meet up with Carly in New York; Molly presses Holden for the truth. The Bold And The Beautiful Sandy awaits confirmation of the identity of her attacker; SteffY gives Katie a warning about her alleged attempt to oust her; Hope ar rives at Graham's apartment to find a p3.!t)'; Rick fills Katie and Steffy in on Graham's reputation with women in Europe. Bridget vents to Whip about her thoughts and feelings regarding Sandy; Brooke fran tically searches for Hope; Sandy finally .learns the identity of her at tacker and rushes off to confront him, with Nick and the police in tow Days Of Our Lives Carly witnesses sexual tension between Nathan and Melanie; Car oline and Ciara in on a warm moment between Bo and Carly; Hope questions Vivian about her interest in i l\:felanie: Chad learns that his Vancouver trip is canceled. Vivian aJ,lP Gus plot how to end Melanie's life; Victor witnesses Justin and Hope hugging; Bo invites Carly to move in; Nathan makes a mistake in the operating room; Arianna worries she won't be able to be Melanie's her maid of honor. General Hospital Sam takes action to help Sonny; Luke fears there could be trouble ahead for Lulu; Michael tells Kristina he's the one who killed Claudia. Dante takes his anger out on Olivia; Jax comes clean with Carly; Alexis unwittingly adds to Michael's dilemma One Life To Life John and Brody make a bold move; Schuyler gets cold feet about following through with Stacy's plan; Jessica struggles in vain to fight the effects of Mitch's evil plan. Schuyler plans to put an end to all the lies; Marty takes the fall for John. The Young And The Restless Chloe is stunned by the change in Billy; Lily finally faces her mor tality. Kevin gives Ryder a generous gift; Michael receives shocking news about pPen. Pictures From The Past Faces In Public Places This lovely face shown in a public place is Mrs. l\lary Sanders Thurmond. She is a waitress at the Rogers Dining Room on CentraJ Avenue. She likes the work and said it is nice to be able to meet and help people. She is a former student of Middleton and a member of New Salem P. B. Church. In this 1983 photo is Universal 0. E. S. Queen, Dorothy West. True beauties, Shirley Carr and Harriet Lindsey show how lovely you can look Ch.rist:mas time. (. -l c m (/) 0 m I]] :IJ c )> :IJ -< P\) P\) 0 ..... 0 r-0 :IJ c )> (/) m z ::! z m r-1 I]] c: r r-z "'D c: m r-(i) ::t m c m < m c: m (/) c z c ., :!! c


0 Black HistoQJ Celebrations Citv Emplovees Plan Black Historv Celebration ::> a: m w > < c (/) w ::> MS. VERONICA MARTIN ... Keynote Speaker Th e 22"d Annu al City o f T a mp a Blac k History Celebra tion will honor America' s mo s t important re s ource the family. Hosted b y th e City of Tampa Black History Commit tee, Inc. (COTBHC), this y ear s celebration will take place on VVednesday,February17 2010 at the Tampa Convention Center, Ballroom B at 11 a.m. The Tampa Convention Center is City shown in this photograph from left to right on the front row: Linda Williams, .Secretary; Frank Cnun, President; Lenoir Russell, Vice President; Gregory Hart, Treasurer; and Tonja Brickhosue, Advisor. Shown on the second row a .re: Fire Chi f Tom Forward; Celeste Gibbons-Peoples; Regina Locke-DePass; Debbie Mercer, Assistant Treasurer; Janelle McGregor; Jasmin Arenas; and City Clerk, Shirley Foxx-Knowles. Shown on the third row are: Harold Scott, Oeea Lattimore, Chauncla Willis, LaChone Dock, Wanda Thompson, and Mark Wtlfalk. Shown on the back row are: Robert Scott, Jevon Harvin, and Roxanne Williams. located at 333 South Franklin C Street. a: The program, "With C Open Arms: Reconnect-Z ing the Family," promises < to entertain and enlighten. City Council Chair ProC Tern Gwen Miller will join ffi Mayor Pam Iorio on the ::> program Ms. Veronica Martin, Vice President of VVomen's and Children s Ser vices at Tampa General Hospi tal will deliver the keynote address. Ms. Erica Riggins, Bay News 9 Anchor, will serve as Mistress of Ceremony. Three of the City of Tampa employe es that won the COTBHC Talent Search, Thomas Hester, Jeffery Hill, and Bridgett Gordon, along with her daughter, Andrea Gordon, will perform during the ceremony. Also fea tured on the program is rising star, Jasmine Parker, daughter of City of Tampa em ployee Sheila Parker. The other two winners of the COTBHC talent search, City employees Roger Gib-son and Andre James, will perform at a COTBHC event later in the year. The Rampello Downtown Partnership School Jazz En semble and students from Eisenhower Middl e School will perform prior to the start of the program. The event is free and open to the public. Parking is avail able for a fee in the Conv e n tion Center Garage. COTBHC is a non profit organization. For more information about the program pl e a se contact Frank Crum a t (813 ) 274 7032, or e mail frank.crum @ tamp aiQv .n e t ; or Ms. Lenoir Russell a t (813) 274 7980 or at l e noir.Ru s sell @tampa"ov. n e t > a: w > w Bav Historv Center Celebrates Black Historv Month c w :I: (/) ::::i m ::> a. z t= w ...J ...J ::> m I ...J w z t= z w (/) < c a: 0 ...J Black History Month at the Tampa Bay History Center kicked off on February 1 s t with the opening of Shades of Greatness: Art Inspired by Negro Leagues Baseball. On loan from the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, this multimedia collection of artwork high lights an often-overlooked part of baseball history. The e x hibit also includ e s objects and photos of Tampa a nd Florida Negro League teams and players from various pri vate collections as well as the Tampa Bay History Center's collection. The exhibit will be on dis play until April 25th, 2010 in the Third Floor Gallery and is included in the History Cen ter s general admission price. On February 14th, the His-HE OFFICIAL SPONSOR Of 1 American Cancer Society Have You Been Touched By Cancer? Come find ol!tpow tq in the fight against canceJ In the East Tampa community! Tuesday, February 9 6 pm 1103 N. 22nd Street Hwy 60 & 22nd near Ybor The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of East Tampa & our honorary chairs, Mr. & Mrs. Lesley .. Les .. Miller, Jr. Invite you a _nd a guest to attend our 2010 Kick Off Party. Kindly RSVP to 813.319.5921 Thank you to our ZOlO Sponsor. ;; I IJl,'ll :nt' ',J"ol: vv\v \ v .re layfo rli fe .org/ easttan1pafl -----------------------------------------------DR. RAYMOND DOSWELL ... Vice President of Curatorial Services of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum tory Center welcomes Dr. Canter Brown, Jr., Profe ssor of History at Ft. Vall e y State University in Georgia, for a lecture -The Flowering of Tampa's .,., American Community at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century. His presentation will focus on Tampa between the years 1898 and 1905 when Tampa s African American population began to grow in number. Fol lowing his presentation, Dr. Brown will hold a book sign ing for his new publication, The Varieties ofWomen's Experiences: Portraits of Southern Women in the Post-Civil War Century. The event will take place in the His tory Center' s TECO Hall at 2 p.m and i s f ree and open to th e public. On F e bru ary 18t h a t 10:30 a. m., th e Hist ory Cen ter's This photograph featuririgbaseball great' Satchell Page i s part .. Jt.Jli e!>all "T/J.e ?f Greatness: Art lnsptred by Negro League!f Baseball" exh1btt, featuring Dr. will b e i n Tampa until February 19'h as_ part of the Hi.tqrr at the Hillsborough Cotihty Publicf:.ibrary in doWntown Tampa; ..,. J / ., Book Group will ihe M't o dishall and is free and open to the cuss The Odyssey of an public. African Slave, by Sitiki, a On February 20th at 3 p.m powerful narrative of the life the History Center welcomes of an African-born slave re-Dr. Raymond Doswell, cently published by University Vice President of Curatorial Press of Florida. Services of the Negro Leagues The book group discussion Baseball Museum in Kansas will be followed by a visit from City, Missouri. the book's editor, Patricia Dr. Doswell will discuss Griffin, on February 2151 at 3 the History Center's traveling p.m. as part of the Florida exhibit, Shades of Great-Conversations Lecture Series. ness, and how the exhibit reFlorida Conversations is cofleets the history and social sponsored by the University of thread of the Negro League s South Florida Librarie s from roughly 1920 through Florida Studies Center and the 1960. T a mpa Bay His tory Center. Dr. Doswell' s lecture will Th e lectur e will t ake plac e t a k e place in TECO Hall a nd i s i n th e Hi s tory Cent e r 's TEC b free a nd o pe n to th e publi c


BY IRIS B. IIOI.TO:\ Sentinel City Editor Th e fJi Charlene Edwards lloneywcll was h eld on Frida\ .. LtnuarY --' 1\) 0 :2c{, p.m .. at th e Tampa Th ea t er. Th e e \ent wa s well attended by h e r family fri e nd s, so rority s isters, a nd judic ial peers. William J. Schifino. Jr .. B oard CJf Gu-.trnuro.; \ km hlr. Florida Bar: Ke\'in J. :\apper. l'rL,idltlt. F Ltkr:d B a r .-\ssociatiun 'Ltmpa I-tt\ Chapter: the Honorable \\'illiam P. Le\'ens, d e nt. .J. Cliffo rd Cheatwood. :\me rican Inn of Court: Kenneth G. Turkel, Pre side nt. Hill s borough County Bar Associat i o n ; Henry G. Gyden, V i ce Pr eside nt Geo r ge Edgecomb Bar Asso ciatio n ; Kelly Chanhau, Pr es id e nt of the Hillsbor ough Associa tion for Women Lawy e rs; Michael L. Broadus, Freel G. Mirtnis, Sr. Bar Association; James D. Thaler, Jr., Pres id ent, St. P e t e r sburg Bar Associa tion; Donald S. Crowell, Pr es id e nt-El ec t, Clearwater Bar Association; Michael J. Stirrup, Treasurer, I ssac Anderson, Jr. Bar Associa tion; and Gwendolyn Hodge, of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. her addrl'ss. c; Judge llorlt'ywdl stall'd Th e program b ega n with th e Op e ning of the Court, f ollow e d b y th e p os tin g of th e colors. Rev. Arthur T. .Jones, of Bibl e-Based Fel low ship Church of Carroll wood l e d the Invo ca tion. Chief Judge Anne C. Conway, of the United States District C ourt, Presid e d and made the Opening Remarks and introductions of.Justices in attendance. I hat her road tu sucnss was n o t tas\ and she had her share of ohstarll's to hl'ar I hnnn r her path to S\ll'l l'Ss was to stay focused and to hack up when lift knocked lll'r down. As she neared lhL' tml of her s p ee ch. Judge Honeywell said. "May God me the wisdom of Solomon, the patiLnce of Job, and the of Sampson as I embark on th e new phast' of my career." Th e Pledge of was led b y Joshua and Joseph Dent. Boy Scout Troop 100, of Academy Prep Leonard H. Gilbert, of the American Bar Association and former member of the Standing Committe e on the Federal Judiciary, along with Benjamin H. Hill, III, of Hill, Ward & Henderson, P. A., also made remarks. After the presentations, Martin L. Garcia, former member of the Florida Mid dle District and Federal Judicial Nominating Commission made the Presentation of Credentials. Judge Charlene Honeywell is shown being sworn into office by Presiding Chief Judge Anne C. Conway, of the United States District Court. Major Gerald Honeywell holds the bible for his wife during the ceremony. (Photography by BRUNSON). of Tampa, post e d th e Corey Edwards was the 5 soloist for the occasion and ::C Rev. Jones gave the benediction. Presentations were made to Judge Honeywell by : local Bar and civic leaders This was followed by the Administration of the Oath of Office in which Judge Honeywell's husband, Gerald, held the Bible. She was enrobed by her mother, The reception was held at the Stetson University Col lege of Law, Tampa Law Center. Head Start/ Early Head Start Now Accepting Applications Hillsborough County Hillsborough County Head Start/Early Head Start is a proud recipient of Federal Stimulus Funds for program expansion to serve 400 additional infants, toddlers, children and expectant mothers. You may be eligible for this program if you: Are employed at least 25 hours per week or enrolled in school/job training full time Are homeless Are a military family Receive public assistance (SSI, TANF or Subsidized Olild Care) Meet the Federal Poverty Guidelines for income Have a child who has been diagnosed with an impairment affecting the child's ability to learn .Additionally, eligibility for Head Start program: Have a child who was 3 years old before September 1, 2009 Additionally, eligibility for Early Head Start program: Have a child between 6 weeks and 23 months Additionally, eligibility for Expectant Parent Program: Are a pregnant mother In her 1st or 2nd trimester. ...... METROPOLITAN MNST1tiES ..... Build a family, build a community: Success starts with Head Start FREE Child Care Applications can be downloaded at www .hillsboroughcounty.Qrg/ headst:art/ For frlore Information on enrolling, call 813-272-5140 (fTY 813-301-7173) "Transportation Not Provided" HUisborouOh County Head Start/Earty Head Start is a federally funded program, operated by the Hillsborough County Board of County Commissioners Department of Children's Services. Funds for a two-year expansion effort (2009/2010-2010/2011) are provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Pd.. Hillsborough County Head Start/Early Head Start has partnered with Easter Seals, Hillsborough CoUnty Public Schools, Lutheran Services Florida, Metlopolitan Ministries and Tampa Metropolitan YMCA to provide these expanded services. In accordance with the Americans wltb Dlsabilties Ad, this agency does not discriminate based on disability. c )> en m z ::j z m r-1 m c rrm ::j z "D c m c en ::::t m c m < m ::c -< -t c m en c )> z c :!! c


Local Nl.......,....,.................,.........,.. >ct ::::> ct CD w u.. c en w ::::> 1-REDMAN REDMAN Happy birthday, Redman. From, your family We miss you so much and can't wait to see you soon, 2011 hah, hah. Love always, Mom. God Blessed You To See Another Year DERRICK And LATASA Happy birthday to my pre cious love, Latasa. From your one and only, Derrick, a.k.a., Curveball. Love you. ANITA 'PEACHES' BLAKLEY Happy birthday wishes go Ms. Peaches on Feb. 3 she will be the big 4-3! We love you! Hubby (Jamel), kids (Relle, Derrell, Rani and Cara), grandsons (Kin I and Messiah), and I s.ister, Tamara Highto r. i Busch Blvd. Tampa. FL 33617 Phone: (813) 914-7012 Tues. 3 P.ll. To 7 P.M. Wed. -sat. 11 A.M. to 7 P.M. rve Got That Magic Going On JOYCE WILLIAMS Happy birthday Joyce. Always your friend. Enjoy. Crime watch Meeting Green Ridge and Delaney Creek Estates Neighborhood Crime Watch Meeting will be held Tuesday, February 2, 2010, 6:30 p. m. 7:30 p. m. at Winston Park, 7605 Destin Dr., Tampa, 33619. Middleton Alumni Association The Middleton High School Alumni Association will meet bi-monthly in 2010. The next meeting is scheduled for March 6, 2010, 11 a. m. at the Police Sector Station on 22nd St. Please come and bring your ideas. New members are welcome. Calvin Simmons is president. "The Voice of Our Cqmmunity Speaking for Itself' Sandbox Talk BY JULIA JACKSON Tampa Bay youth speak out about the curthqunk in Haiti and how it nffects us toduy. NYLABROOKS 12, Young Middle Magnet School "It's very sad; it's a very poor country, just the thought of the massive deaths. They need a lot of help. I would like to donate money and clothes." NARDINA BAKER -121 Ferrell Middle School "I am sorry that they don't have anything: no school, no shelter, no food. We should try to get them some clothes and President Obama should send them some money. I wish we as Americans can come togeth er, and not just say they will help, but actually help with rebuilding their city." AISHAMONROE 12, Ferrell Middle School "I have a friend who's from Haiti and she said how all her family lost their homes. I feel very sorry for the people. I wish that we -could send money to help the people." CYAN MIDDLETON 12, Young Middle Magnet school "It's sad because that' the only homes they had. I would like to raise money with a fundraiser. I would like to see President Obama help the Haitian people. We all need to pray for them." "It could happen to us. We should pray for them, send them some food and help rebuild their homes. President Obama needs to go and visit them!" ASIA JAMES 14, Adams School "The. people should be a1lowed to come to the USA I know they are very poor. President Obama should send them food and money. I want to continue to pray from them. 'Pleas.e USA, we should all come and help the Haillil? people."


Holiday Brunch av Planned The National Sorority o f Phi Delta Kapp a, Inc Alpha Omicron s upp o rt for wonH'n and c i sio n aftir ming a woman's aJ Chap t e r he l d its 14' h annual Christmas Brunch a t th e Tampa \lar-worrH: ns r ep r oductiw rights.right to choose. plstJ't'cipien t s riott. Plann e d P are nth ood of S o uth-of th e "Ch o ire :\w ard" ha\'t i n -)> Pr og r am participan ts were: Toni Gibson, Essie D. Roberson wes t an d C e ntral Florida a n elud ed d1iefFinnncin l Offkcr :C ( Pr esiden t), Erika Jester, Antonay Davis, Alex Thornton, n ounced it s se lecti o n of s tat e Alex Sink, former Ta mp a ; Ozie Brown and Ethel Bryant. (Photos by James McAllis-Senator Arthenia Joyner Sandy Freednum, "-> ter) (0-Tamp a) for it s pres ti g iou s and form e r U ni\' c rsity of South Maurice Jackson sang a solo. Grace was by Ethel Bryant. Brunch gueSts included the Newby Family: Matalie Martinez, Jason Martinez, Alyssa Newby, Dennis Newby, Makayla Newby Martinez, and Betty and Dennis Newby. "Choice A w a rd... Florida President Betty Cas-o "You hm e been a cham-tor, and Co1_1gresswomnn pio n of \vomen' s right s in the Kathy Castor. Florida Legislature, and we are The award was given to SENATOR ARTHENIA so grateful to you," wrote Pres-JOYNER Senator Joyner at the ident/CEO Barbara A. Plann e d Parenthood lun cheon Zdravecky to Senator Awarded annually to com-on January 281 h at Maestro's Joyner in a letter announcing memorate the anniversary of Restaurant in downtown the honor. "Roe v. Wade," the land-Tampa. local Business Celebrates 16 Years This month, Mona Lisa Monument Company is celebrating 16 y ears of business and 5 years of being in the same location, 3202 E. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd The family-owned business offers its customers a relaxed approach, "whic h allows each of our customers the freedom to select a quality memorial prod uct and proceed at a comfort able pace," states Teryl R. Aikens, owner. "We take the craftsmanship of our profession very serious, "he continued. ., r-0 ::0 en m The business celebrated throughout January. (Information provided by Julia Jackson) z Teryl R. Aikens, (2nd from right), with his wife, Rosalinde and m sons, Aaron and Austin r;"" City of 'It-:: (}3fack.}fistoryC m c: r r-., c: m r-u; ::t m c m < m -t c: m en c ,.. z c ., ::0 6


0 Local N > a: < :J a: Bodv Identified As Missing Millionaire CD UJ u. BY IRIS B Sentine l City Editor Last Thur:-.da;;. a t about > < c en ;'):JO p .m., Ia\, enforcement per so nn e l di:-.co\ered theremains of a body buried b e -c a: LL c z < c en w ::J > a: w > w c w :I: en ::::i m ::J a. z i= w .J .J ::J m ....:. w z i= z w en < c hind a home at 5802 S t a t e R oa d 6o, in Plant City T h e find was th e c ulmi natio n of three d ays o f digging o n th e prop e rty. Afte r i ts disc overy, th e hody was tr a n s p o rt e d t o th e Hillsb o rough Count y M e d ical Examin e r 's Office. Th e man h as s inc e been ide nti fied throu gh fingerprints a s that of 43y ear-old Abraham Shakespeare. The cause of death had not been determined as of press time. ABRAHAM SHAKESPEARE ... Missing since April 2009 His body was buried about 5 feet deep. A concrete slab that measured 30 feet by 30 feet had been poured over his grave. a: 0 .J LL on Your Tu Preparauon Shakespea re's and friL'lllb told pnlicl' lh in thL' Ltkeland arL'a i n L 'arh : \ pril. :2llUl). ill' a repurt .. 'd missing t o the Polk Count\ Sheriffs Office NO\ ember l). :ioog .. -\ ss.oon rew ard h a d bee n offe r ed for inf o rm atio n l eading t o his whe reab outs The Search Th e Hills b o r o u g h County Sh eriffs Office r eceive d in formation f rom th e Polk County Sh e riffs Offic e that evidence pertaining to Shakespeare ma y be at th e home on State Road 6o, near Farkas Road. Earlier last week the two law enforcement agencies converged on the property and began to search for clues in the missing person's case. Ms. Debbie Carter, spokesperson for the Hills borough County Sheriffs Of fice said that although the Hillsborough County Sher iffs Office will conduct the death investigation they will continue to work with the Polk County Sheriffs Office during the investigation. The Property The property where Shakespeare's body was found r e portedly b e longs to Shar Krasniqi, the alleged boyfriend of 37-year-old Dorice "Dee Dee" Donegan Moore, who has been identified by Polk County of ficials as a "person of inter est" in their missing person's investigation. It is also the location of the law office of Attorney Howard Stitzel, who had reportedly represented Shakespeare in a child support case. Lotto Winner Sued On November 15, 2006, Shakespeare, who was a truck driver at the time, and Michael Ford, a former co wqrker, stopped at a Frost proof convenience store. Shakespeare asked Ford t o p1J.rchase. two lotto quick OFFICER TROY YOUNG ... Arrested pick tick e ts. Shakespeare said he reimbursed Ford for the tickets. One of the tick e ts was worth $31 million. Ford claimed that Shakespeare had taken the tickets from his wallet and file d a lawsuit. But, the jury ruled in favor of Shakespeare in October 2007. He took a lump sum of $17 million Person Of Interest At som e point in 2007, Shakespeare was report edly approached by Dorice "Dee Dee" Donegan Moore, who told him she wanted to write a book about him. In early January, Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd s aid he beli e v e s Shakespeare has met with foul play. He called Moore a "person of interest" in the case. Police said Moore began using Shakespeare's cell phone in April 2009 to text Shakespeare's relatives and friends in an effort to have them believe it was Shakespeare attempting to contact them. In addition, Moore is suspected of having offered to give away a home worth approximately $2oo,ooo.oo in exchange for making a false report to law enforcement regarding an alleged recent sighting of Shakespeare. Detectives further said Moore paid one of Shakespeare's relatives 3808 N. 15th lCeraer Of lllleJ For All Your Seafood Delights, Catlin Your Order To Avoid The Wait! 813.247.5128 ATM Machine On Premises DORICE DEE" MOORE .. Person of Interest $s.ooo.oo to hand d elive r a birthday card containing cash to Shakespeare's moth e r sugg e sting that the card was from h e r s on Police said Moore has since reportedly stopped co op e rating in th e investiga tion. Officer Arrested Earli e r this week, th e Polk County Sheriffs Offic e arrested a Lakeland polic e officer accused of providing confidenti a l information gathered from law enforce ment data bases to Moore. Troy McKay Young, 4 2 was arrested on .January 25111 and charg e d with Un lawful Comp e nsation, a 2"" degree felony and Misus e of Confidential Information, which is a misd e meanor Young is alleged to have been compensated in ex change for the information Police said he was given $200 in cash and a round trip ticket. Young reportedly met Moore in August 2009 through a mutual acquain.: tance. Moore told detec tives she wanted to write a story about Shakespeare and wanted Young to cor roborate the information, police said. Young, a 19-year veteran with the Lakeland Po lice Department, has been suspended with pay pending the outcome of an investiga tion. Young was released after posting a $s,soo.oo surety bond. "The Voice of Our Community Speaking for Itself' 13) 248-192


(/) 0 Relative Of Alleged Gang west Tampa/lincoln Said Storv "" ; Sentinel Staff\Vritcr gan g Las t week, Attorney General Bill McCollum annou n ced that three Plant City ga n g members were convicted of conspiracy to commit racke t ee rin g Ide ntified as-members of th e West Side Gang were Sylvester Jr., 19, Christopher Davis, 21, a nd Nathaniel George. Each faces up to 30 y ears when the y are se ntenced February 1 2th. The Plant City Police Depart ment reported that Dunson, Davis, a nd George trafficked in narcotics and was known for committing robberies. Dunson, Davis, and George were among seven co defendants arrested in 2008 after an investigation b y Plant City police and the Florida De partment of Law Enforcement. Ramona Vickers, aunt of Sylvester Dunson, Jr., said the whole thing is a big lie "F irst of all, there is no gang. My nephew Davis and George knew each other but they didn t attend the satne school, live in the same area, or associate with each other. I satin court during the trial SYLVESTER, DUNSON, JR. ..... his aunt said there is no gang in Plant City. and not once did I hear evi dence that any of them were a part of a gang. Vickers said the bigge st travesty of all is that they were all convicted b y an a ll -w hit e jury. "How is it fair that three young black men are convicted by a group of white people who see them as criminals simply because they may look like it or talk like it? "My nephew has been in trouble before, but nothing like this. There is no conspiracy and he 's not a member of a Vickers said Sylvester wa:-; actually in a jun:nik camp when a lot of the crimes w ere b e ing committed. -T h e evidence I h eard in court pointed t o th e oth e r boys, not my n e phew. r think they inv e nt e d th e gang to justify arres ting th e m They said they were members of the Black Mob because of a tatt. oo the y saw on one of the boys. If that's not bad enough they had already been pun ished for the charges they were arrested on. They were all un justly convicted and somebody needs to step up and help these three young m en." Vickers said she has con tacted the Tampa-Hillsbo rough NAACP branch and they are inv estigat ing to see if ther e were any civil rights violations during the trial or in the makeup of the jury. Dunson, Davis, and George are the first defen dants from the alleged gang to go to triaL Three others have pleaded guilty and have been sentenced to various prison terms ranging from five to 10 years. Four others are in cus tody awaiting trial. After School learning Lab oners Reading camp BY IRIS B. HOLTON Sentinel City Editor On Sat).lrday, February 6th, a local organization will host the grand opening of its new After School Learning Lab. The center will be located at the UniSquare near the old Navy store in the west wing. The grand' opening will take place from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Ms. Wanda De La Rosa, Executive Director of It' s All About Kids said the new facil ity will offer a variety of serv ices a Boot Camp Reading for youngsters in grades k-12. The reading ciunp being used is the SRI with the Lexile Framework for reading tech nology. The prograni matches the child's level of reading and matches it the child's needs. The center will monitor progress, set reading goals, and match readers to books. Other programs being of (ered at the center includes a tutoring and homework assis timce progrant an after school progrant with extended hours from 2 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. --Monday-throughFriday ; with WANDA DE LA ROSA Executive Director oflt's AD About Kids, Inc. scheduled events on Saturday; arts & crafts, etiquette and manners classes, a computer learning lab, a learnin,gjipg.ry, a hands on audio and media center, and parent training clinics. On line registration for the program began on Monday, February tst. The first so youngsters to register will rea free prize. Ms. De La Rosa said, "A year from now it will not mat-ter what kind of house you lived in, the car you drove in, the ring you wear on your fin ger, and or what your clothes were like! But, the world may be a little better because you made a difference in a child's life." Ms. De La Rosa further stated that space is limited and she encourages parents to act quickly. Call (813) 269-4402 or e-mail us at info@itsal laboutkids org. According to the Hillsbor ough County Supervisor of Elections Office, last Tuesday 's voter turnout was a low 6.7%. Only 3,277 of the 48,754 eligi ble voters went to the polls. Voters in District 58 must return to the polls again on Feb ruary 23rd to select the person who will replace Michael Sconti. Sconti accepted a federal position, which left his seat vacant. Janet Cruz emerged as the Democratic candidate and she will go up against Republican Hunter Chamberlain. (Pho tos by Julia Jackson) Your Valentine's Day Photo And Names In Our Special Edition Photo Albums And Wall Pbotos On OUr FaCebook Page. $10.00 Per Photo (No Woning) Deadli.ne: FRIDAY. FEBRUARY 5th 3 P.M. For More Info Call Betty Or LaVora {813) 248-1921


Old School oav At Street Festival :::l a: CD w u.. R&B artists Lakesid e was th e featured guest on Saturday, January 1 7 2010 for Old Sch oo l Day at the Tampa Ba y Black H eritage Fe s tival at Al Lopez Park. (Pho tos b y Lomax Mcintyre) 0 CJ) w :::l 1-N ,.... w 3602 7th *Tampa, FL 241-.2301 or 247-3719 Keys Made 79 And Up' e Latex Flat White Paint.. ........... $5.99 gal. Oil Outside White Painl. ........ $14.90 gal fccn ....................... $3.49 ea. 3" Brushes. ................................ 99 ea LIMIT 2 WITH AD Gaynelle Dixon and LaVerne Latson at the festival. Manny O'Bryant and Diainond H oward at AI Lopez Park. Sammecia L. Bagley and Tasha Ratliff. .... Black Heritage Festival leadershiP luncheon The 2010 Blac k Heritage Festival Leadership Luncheon was held on W ed n esday. January 20th at the Univer ity Area Community Center Comple..x. Anna Robinson Lindsey was the mistress of ceremony for the mid-day event. T h e speaker of the hour was Dr. Charles Sherrod, a professor at A lbany State U n iversity. Also on the p rogram were : Javaris Gooding-Butts, saxophonist; Julian Garcia, Jr., Executive Director, Univer sity Area Community Development Corporation, Inc.; Ruby Jackson, c o-chair, Tampa Anna Robinson Lindsey was the program's mistress of Bay Black Heritage Festival, Inc.; D r Samue l Wright, Sr. Found r Tampa Ba y Black H e ritag F tival; R v. C level and J ennings r in ocation and blessing; Lay h a Walton, liturgi l dance; Jua n Vi n nt, k yboard; Phyllis Tolliv r F s tivnl Plannin Committee; Rev. Calvin Calli ns, m icp,l tribut ; W alte r W. N i es, MP Director <>ffi e of H alth Eq ui ty, H illsborou g h County Health Dept.', who introduced t h e speaker; a n d Ken Anthony, Past C h air, T BBH F, s peci a l appreciation (Photos by Julia Jackson) Les Miller attended the luncheon. Saxophonist Javaris-Butts provided entertainment. Representing the USF Upward Bound Program: Raymond Cabrera, Simone Riddick, Eric Styles, Carrie Blaustein and Sharman McRae, Director of the Upward Bound Program.


entertainment Bevonce Takes Six Grammvs, Makes Historv BEYONC E It's a tribute to the Grammys' success at becom ing more a musical spectacle than an awards show that on the night she made history, Beyonce was just another face in the crowd Pop's reigning di\'a earned six Grammys on Sunday, m o r e than any \voman on a si ngl e night of th e 52-yearold awards show. Her anthem Singl e Ladies (Put a Ring On It)" was song of the year But s h e didn't come onstage to accep t that -her collaborators said s h e was prepping for a performance -and four of her other awards came during the non-televised pre-show. Beyonce was low-key dur ing her one time onstage to accept her sixth trophy of he night, for best female pop vocal on the ballad "Halo." She offered thanks to her fans for their support. Singer Ena James Hospitalized With Infection RIVERSIDE, CA --Etta James' son says the 72-year-old R&B singer is hospitalized m Southern California with a serious infection but he expects her to be released soon. Don to James says his mother has been at Rivers.ide Community -Hospital for about a week and is recovering from sepsis caused by a urinary tract infection. He says James, who lives in Woodcrest, entered a treatment program about a month ago to shake a dependency on painkillers and over-the-counter medicine. She was transferred to another facility and then the hospital when her physical condition worsened. Master P lil wavne.for Not Running With Tile Saints MASTERP It seems that Master P has some issues with his young homey Lil Wayne. As previously reported, the Young Money leader expressed his opinion that he thought his hometown New Orleans Saints would lose to Brent Favre and the .Minnesota Vikings. Obviously that wasn't the case last week as fumbles and turnovers proved to be their downfall. Well P has allegedly written a blog expressing his thoughtS and his disappointment in Wayne's choice. Black Eved Peas Sued For Copyright Infringement BLACK EYED PEAS A copyright infringement lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court by Plaintiffs Ebony Latrice Batts, a.k.a. Phoenix Phenom, and Manfred Mohr, against will.i.am (William Adams Jr.), Fergie (Stacy Ann Ferguson), Apl.De.Ap (Alan Pineada Lindo), and Taboo (Jaime Gomez), all individually and collectively as the music group the Black Eyed Peas. The Complaint alleges that sometime between January and March of 2009, the Black Eyed Peas intentionally and willfully copied Boom Dynamite when they co-wrote and recorded "Boom Boom Pow." As a result, "Boom Boom Pow, "as a whole, is substantially similar to "Boom Dynamite," and the "hook" portions of both songs are strikingly similar. The Complaint also alleges that approximately one year after the plaintiffs submitted "Boom Dynamite" to Interscope and one year after "Boom Dynamite" was released, the Black Eyed Peas released the song "Boor:n Boom Pow" as the first single off the group's fifth studio album, entitled TheE:N.D. Game Responds To lila's Paternitv Allegations GAME vs. TIIA TEQUILA "I don't know her ... Reality TV star Tila Tequila stirred up controversy after professing to the world that rapper Game was the father of her unborn child. As previously reported Tequila posted Tweets on her Twitter addressing Game as the man who got her pregnant and saying that he would take her shopping for baby clothes. Now obviously fed up with the controversy Game is respondiiig. Diddv, Queen latifah To Host BET Concen For Haiti NEW YORK --Sean "Diddy" Combs, Queen Latifah and Pharrell are se t to ho s t a two-hour concert and t e lethon to b e nefit Haiti on Feb. s. Wyclef Jean, Chris Brown and Ul Wayne \-viii p erform. The concert is titl ed SOS Saving OurSelves H elp j01 Haiti ." It will b e held at the American Airlines Arena in Miami and will air live on BET, MTV, VH1 and Centric at 8 p.m. EST. Proceeds will aid organizations including Yele Haiti, CARE, Project Medishare and Children's Safe Drinking Water. Othe r performer" i' t'1l BET concert include Mary J. Blige, Drake, Justin Bieber, Keri Hilson, Robin Thicke and Monica. Last week 's broadcast network Haiti telethon raised $66 million. Michael Jackson, leonard Cohen Win Special Grammvs LOS ANGELES -Michael Jackson won yet another posthumous honor on Saturday, joining six other musicians including Leonard Cohen and Loretta Lynn who received Grammy awards for lifetime achievement. But Jackson's family, whose members rarely turn down an opportunity to share his spotlight, did not attend the ceremony at the Wilshire Ebell Theater, despite speculation that some of his children might accept tHe statuette on his behalf. 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"I think I won all t he games after that b ecause that's t o tall y rud e Williams plo pp e d on h e r back a t Rod Lave r Arena afte r capturing her fifth A ustr alia n Op e n title, breaking h e r se qu e nc e of v ictori e s in thi s major in each odd-numb e r e d y ear s ince 2003. It also g ave h e r more Australia n titles th a n a n y w oman i n th e Ope n e r a a nd a ll o w e d h e r to m a t c h Billie Jean King' s ca r ee r t o tal o f 1 2 majors in s ingl es. Zl-----------------------------------------4( c en w ;::::) .... fi: w Gi Justice Dept: Obama Administration Mav Take Action On BCS c 1.---,----. Hatch's request and other materials to determine whether to open an investigation into whether the BCS violates antitrust laws. w :I: en ::::il-1111!11111 m ;::::) 0. z ffi ...J ...J ;::::) m ...:. w z i= z w en c a: 0 ...J u.. 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Those six conferences also receive more money than the other conferences, although the BCS announced this week that the ones that don t have automatic bids will receive a record $24 million from this year s bowl games. LeBron James Fined $251 For Kicking Water Bottle LEBRON JAMES The N B A h as hit LeBron Jame s with a $25,000 fine after Wednesday night' s gam e w h e r e h e kicke d a wate r bottle into the crowd. Now this s eems a little excessive when you have bailer s pulling g a t s on e a ch other like the y g an g banging but h ey it 's the NBA. Th e in c id ent happe n e d at th e e nd of th e fir s t qu a rt e r in the Cavs' win over the Minn es ot a Timb e rwol ves. NBA E xecutive Vic e President Stu Jackson fined James $25,000 on Thursday for the incident. James apparently became upset about not getting a call on a drive to the basket and was hit with a technical foul for complaining to referees with 12.4 seconds left in the quarter Coach Mike Brown took James out the game to cool him down and when LeBron came to the bench be kicked the bottle, which sprayed several fans with water behind the bench. Sending anything into. the stands is against the rules and Jam.es would have been ejected from the game if the officials saw him do it. Mavweather, Moslev To Fight On Mav 1 :\ccon lin g t o a with knowledge o f the ne gotiati o n s a v e rb a l agreement ha s b e L 'Il r e ach e d f o r W13A w e lt e rw e ight champio n Sugar S h a n e Mosley (46-5, 3 9 KOs ) to def e nd his b elt ag ain s t F loyd Ma-weuth er Jr. (40-0, 2 5 KOs) on May 1 i n Las V e gas. 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c Sports Tavlor wants To Plav Again In 2010 JASON TAYLOR MIAMI --NFL active sack s leader Jason Taylor says he want s to play in 2010 and hopes to remain with the Miami Dolphins, but co n ce d es h e mi g h t n o t hL w ante d back. : \ s i.\-tim e Pro Bowl pic k Taylor h as s p e nt 1 2 of his 1 3 season s with the D o lphin s. H e wa s e .\il e d t o th e R e dskin s in 2008. th e n r eturne d t o l'vlia mi in 2009 with a one-year contr act. He h a d se v e n sack s, an inte r c eption and force d thre e fumbl e s this s eason and at 35 he wants to continue his career. The Dolphins are in the market for an upgrade at linebacker and haven t said whether they want Taylor or 32-year-old Joey Porter back. Sen.-Elect Brown Calls Out Obama For Hoops SCOTT BROWN CHICOPEE, Mass. -Sen.-elect Scott Brown says if President Barack Obama wants to reach out to this particular Republican h e can do it on the White House bask e tball court. The newly elected successor to Sen. Edward M. Kennedy has been telling everyone from his election night victory party c rowd to comedia n Jay Leno he's pining for a game again s t the hoops-crazy pre sident. As h e kicked off a threeday Massachusetts thankyou tour on Friday, Brown joked that if Obama is seri ous about courting the GOP, the Democrat can speak with him over a friendly game. Rams' Jackson Accused 01 Beating Girlfriend In Vegas last Year STEVEN JACKSON ST. LOUIS --Media reports say St. Louis Rams running back StevenJackson has been accus e d of beating a girlfriend who was nine months pregnant with the couple s child at his Las Vegas home last y ear. Supriya Harris of Mableton, Ga., filed a com plaint with LaS Vegas police this week saying the twotime Pro Bowl running back repeatedly pushed her to the ground in March 2009 and bloodied her hip. Las Vegas police spokes woman Barbara Morgan said authorities have not been J n contact with Jackson, nor is an acti v e in v estigation under w a y She said the police report made in LaPlace La. had not yet been provided to Las V egas police In the report Harris said Jackson flung her against a door until Jackson's nephew interceded. She told police Jackson later urg ed her to s a y spe was injured during a fall in the shower McKinnie Dismissed From NFC Pro Bowl Squad BRYANT MCKINNIE FORT LAU D ERDA L E -M inn es ot a V ikin gs offe n s ive t ackle Bryant McKinnie w as b ee n di s mi sse d fro m th e NFC Pro Bowl team f o r unexcus e d abs e nces. Th e NFL said McKinnie mis se d pra cti ce Frida y and S a turd ay and i s subje c t to a fine. Hi s agent didn' t r es pond to m es sag e s s ee kin g comment. warner Retires After 12 Seasons In Kurt Warner's last home game as a Cardinal, he threw five touchdown passes in a stirring wildcard win over the Packers. 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o Funera Memoriams ---Ray Williams : MR. VON LEE ECHOlS Mr. Von Lee Echols of Las Vegas, Nevada, passed away January 22, 2010. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 4, 2010, at 11 a m. at 34th Street Church of God, 3000 North 34th Street, Tampa, Reverend Dr. Thomas Scott, pastor, with Apostle Tumba Kanyinda, officiating, and > B ishop James Higgins, eulogist. Interment will follow a t ii: Florida National Cemetery in LL B ushnell FL. c Mr. Von Lee Echols was a Z native o f Burlington, New < Jersey, and a resident of Tampa for fiv e years H e a t e tended Roosevelt H igh ffi School in San Antonio, ::l Texas, and was a member of .,_ Greater Love Christian Cen> ter i n Plant City, FL. ffi Von Lee Echols was pre> ceded in death by: his grandW parents, _James L. and fil Mariah G. Echols and George J: Green; uncles, George W Echols and Larry N. Echols. ffi He leaves to cherish his ::l memory: his wife, Tamara 4. Echols; daughter, Tamaya z (Brian) Bray; son, Von Bills; j: grandchildren, Amauri, and Arianna Bray; ..J mother, Leevonia Green ffi (Joseph Wright); father, Bishop B. Franklin (Dr. Maslit salena) Echols; brother, BenZ G. (Victoria) Echols; i= sister, Lyvonia B. Green (fi.ffi ance, Charles); granden mother, Mildred Green; < am:tts Mildred (Otis) King, C Ernestine Best, Doris Tilla: man, Anna M. (Earl) Carlton g and .Toni Echols; uncles, LL James ( Jeanni e ) Echols, Clarence Green, Melvin (Arthur Mae) Echols, Jose p h Echols and Terry (Carolyn) Echols; great aunts, Alice Green and Sugar Williams; close friends, Renardo Epps and and a host of other relatives and friends. THERE IS NO WAKE OR Arrangements entrusted to RayWllliams Funeral Home, Rhodes & Northern, Owners. CORRECTION MR. BENNIE In Friday's Fti.iteral Notice for Mr. Bennie Wtlliams, Jr., his wife, Mrs. Marie Wtlliams, was inadvertently co omitted in the list of sur,... vivors. Ray Wtlliams Funeral Home apologizes for < this error. a. Thankyou. liN MEMORIAM I JAMES 'BRO' PRESSLEY February 2 2009 We miss you daddy, with all our hearts And hate the fact that we're apart. Our love is a bond that can' t be broken. But God chose you as one of His tokens. Love, your children and family. BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM MICHEAL WILLIAMS Happy birthday to our father, a fallen soldier, who will never be forgotten. He' s been peacefully joined with our mother, father and son. Love, your daughter, son and family BIRTHDAY MEMORIAM CHRISTOPHER RYAN JAMFS 'CJ' January 31, 1986-November 28, 2008 On January 31st we will celebrated your birthday. We miss you more with each passing day Until w e meet again, you will forever be in our hearts. We love you eternally. Dad, mom, Larseh, Ernesto, Cassandra and sons, Chris andJaylin. IN LOVING MEMORY OF MR.HORSLY SHORTER, SR. February 2, 2009 It's been one year since your departure to your eternal rest. You are dearly missed and will forever be in our hearts. We love you, always! Yo u r famil y. IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR DAD MR. WAYMONN. ROSE, SR. 1/1/44-2/2/09 It's been a year since you've been gone. You are sadly missed, but never forgotten. We will forever love and cherish each moment we had with you. Love forever, the Rose and Jackson family. DEATH LIST AIKE NS FUNE RAL HOM E Joyce Cobb, Tampa. Thec:fu? W ilburn, Tampa. HARMON FUNERAL HOME Mrs. Lucille Bell, Tampa Harvey Broadnax. Mr. Alvin K. "A. K." Burney, Tampa. .... Mrs. Bytha Facion, Tampa. Mr. Robert Kelly, Sr., Tampa. Richard Smith. RAY WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME Mrs. Dorothy Campbell, 1701 W. Palmetto Street. Mr. Von Lee Echols, Las Vegas, Nevada. STONE' S MEMORIAL FUNE RAL H O ME Mr. Mi c hael Hargrove Sr. Brandon. WILSON FUNERAL HOME Mr. Frederick Charles Bowles Tampa. Herbert Dula, Tampa. Mi ch emana Pierre, Tampa. Nationa News Black Woman Wins Miss America-Crown L\S VEGAS ---A 22-) ar-o ld \ irginia woman who aid he once thought her only talent was singing is the nation s newe t Mi America, emerging from a field of 53 ontestants picked for their beauty, compassion and interview avvy. Caressa Cameron, a broad cast journalism student a t Vir ginia Commonwealth Uni versity, now plans a second year away from college as she travels extensively to raise money for charity and carry the 89-year-old pageant's crown. "I hop e to gain inspiration, I hope to gain momentum so that when this 365 days is over, I can shoot through the moon." Cameron, the first black Miss America since Ericka CARESSA CAMERON Dunlap in 2005, ay wants to get a master' d eg r and eventually become a n e w anchor. Obamas latest Speech Seen Bv 48 Million Americans PRES. BARACK OBAMA LOS ANGELES---President Barack Obama's t e l ev i s i o n r a tin gs m ay b e th e lat es t indi ca ti o n tha t hi s p o pul a rity i s s lip ping, d espite hi s mo ve to pu s h job crea tion to the top of hi s pol icy ag enda Just ov e r 48 million Am e ri cans tuned in to the telecast of his State of the Union speech on Wednesday Tuskegee Airman lee Archer Dead At90 NEW YORK---Retired Air Force Lt. Colonel Lee A Archer, a Tuskegee Airman considered tq be the only black ace pilot who also broke racial barriers as an executive at a major U.S. company and founder of a venture capital firm, died Wednesday in New York City He was 90. Hi s son, Roy Archer, said his fath e r died at Cornell Uni ve r s ity M e di ca l Center in Man h atta n A c a use of d eath w as not immediate l y d e t e rmined. COL. LEE A. ARCHER Accused Cop Killer Complains 01 Police Harassment... Beus For Execudon ASHFORD THOMPSON Ashford Thompson i s hav ing a hard time right now. Th e accused co p killer of Twi n sburg, Ohio police office r Joshua Mildarian wept in court as he explained to the judge that he couldn't get a fair trial. Describing his life in jail since the 2008 murder, Thompson, 24, explained to the judge "harassment" that he's had to deal with behind bars, including not receiving mail and having his bed sheets taken away. "Just execut e me ... I'm tired of it. I'm at the end of m y rope. What ca n I d o? Thompson told the jud ge Prosecu tors are seeki n g t h e death penalty in the case.


Crime Burularv Call leads To Arrests For Animal Crueltv ANGEl NEGRON Last Thursday, Tampa Police were called to a house in Grant Park to investigate a possible burglary. However, when they arrived, they found animals living in what they described as deplorable conditions. Animal services came to the home in the 3700 block of 51st Street and removed 10 4 rabbits, a ferret LADARIAN TAYLOR and a bird. All of the animals were extremely hungry and dehydrated. Angel Negron, 22 and Ladarian Taylor, 26, were charged with 10 counts of animal cruelty and 16 counts of confining animals without food or water. Negron is being held on a $26,ooo bond and Taylor's bond is $23,500. Former Citv Clerk Enters Intervention Program DEBORAH HAUGABOOK ST. PETERSBURG -Former Pinellas County Clerk' s Office employee, Deborah Haugabook, has been accepted into a pretrial intervention program Haugabook, 49, confessed to stealing more than $ 8 ,ooo meant for jurors la s t summer. She was charged with grand theft. Under the terms of the intervention program, Haugabook will have to serve a probationary period, do community service and pay for court costs. If she is successful, the charge will be dismissed. Haugabook resigned days after telling her supervisors about the theft of $8,738. She told officials she took the funds because she was having financial difficulties and was facing home She paid back the rilotiey in September. 4. attitude towards us. 37, 42, 73 The Voice of Our Community Speaking for Itself, Teenagers Arrested After Pursuit Crash MICHAEL WIUJAMS Undercov e r St Pet e rsburg Police units followed a recently reported stol e n vehi cle Friday night from their jurisdiction into Tampa. The stolen vehicle was dri ven to Tampa International Airport. As the suspects left the property, two officers got into position to attempt a box-in maneuver One officer struck a raised curbed median that sent him into the other police unit rendering them both inopera tive. Both officers received minor injuries. A third officer pursued the stolen vehicle to a point where the driver, identified as Roshawn Davis, 14 intentionally rammed the police cruiser causing the stolen vehicle to spin and crash into the mangroves. along with Michael Williams, 18, were arrested and charged with auto burglary and grand theft auto. FuoiUve Arrested After 18Years MICHAEL CHERRY SARASOTAThe Sarasota County Sheriff's Office reports that a convicted sex offender who has been on the run for 18 years has been arrested in Washington, D.C. Michael Cherry, 47, was convicted of a lewd lascivi ous or indecent assault on a 14-year-old girl. He was sen tenced to five years probation but fled in 1992. Cherry was found hiding under a bed and lied about who he was before admitting he was a wanted man. Counhouse Capers DAVIE CORBERAN, 5 7, domestic battery by strangulation STACEY GORDON, 22, scheme to defraud, aggravated battery JEFFERY COSBY, 39, grand theft 3rd degree MARION MITCHELL,so, possession of cocaine ISAAC BRANTON, 19 false imprisonment of a child CLINT FOSTER, 33, delivery of cocaine WARREN DAWSON 221-180 14&1 TIIDPI Park Plaza @ labraSU All. & Sclll St. -.. .... :':: :: :"' .... :::: .. : s : .. .-: :"'" ... : "':: ::: .. : : .. : .. :. ::: .. : ,: .. :t 1: .. ; :: s: .. :: .: .. ==:: .. .. ::: .. : 4 :; : ... :-: :;:::' .. :; ., r-0 ::0 C/) m z m r-1 m c: r r-z "0 c: m r-u; % m c m < m m C/) c )> z c ., c


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NEWKIRK; and UNKNOWN TENANTS/SPOUSES/OWNERS IN POSSESSION, (Defendants) NOTICE OF SALE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that pursuant to a Final Judgment entered in the above-styled cause in the Circuit Court of Hillsborough County Florida I will sell the property situated in Hillsborough County Florida described as; Lot 7 and Lot 8 Block 6 AND the West Y2 of vacated Fulton Street abutting thereof BAY BRIDGE REVISED, according to the plat thereof, as recorded in Plat Book 10 Page 30 of the Public Records of Hillsborough County Florida The Real Property or its address is commonly known as 4905 and 4909 Price Avenue, Tampa Florida At public sale to the highest and best bidder for cash on the 2nd Floor, Rooms 201/202, in the George E. Edgecomb Courthouse at 800 E Twiggs Street Tampa Florida 33602 at 2 :00P. M on February 9, 2010 IF THIS PROPERTY IS SOLD AT PUBLIC AUCTION, THERE MAY BE AD DITIONAL MONEY FROM THE SALE AFTER PAYMENT OF PERSONS WHO ARE ENTITLED TO BE PAID FROM THE SALE PROCEEDS PURSUANT TO THIS FINAL JUDGMENT. IF YOU ARE A SUBORDINATE LIENHOLDER CLAIMING A RIGHT TO FUNDS REMAINING AFTER THE SALE, YOU MUST FILE A CLAIM WITH THE CLERK NO LATER THAN 60 DAYS AFTER THE SALE IF YOU FAIL TO FILE A CLAIM, YOU WILL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY REMAINING FUNDS IF YOU ARE THE PROPERTY OWNER, YOU MAY CLAIM THESE FUNDS YOURSELF. YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE A LAWYER OR ANY OTHER REPRESENTATION AND YOU DO NOT HAVE TO ASSIGN YOUR RIGHTS TO ANYONE ELSE IN ORDER FOR YOU TO CLAIM ANY MONEY TO WHICH YOU ARE ENTITLED. PLEASE CHECK WITH THE CLERK OF THE COURT, LOCATED AT THE GEORGE E. EDGECOMB COURTHOUSE, located at 800 E. TWIGGS STREET, TAMPA, FLORIDA 33602 (813) 276-8100, WITHIN TEN (10) DAYS AFTER THE SALE TO SEE IF THERE IS ADDITIONAL MONEY FROM THE FORECLOSURE SALE THAT THE CLERK HAS IN THE REGISTRY OF THE COURT. !F YOU DECIDE TO SELL YOUR HOME OR HIRE SOMEONE TO HELP YOU CLAIM THE ADDITIONAL MONEY, YOU SJiOULD READ VERY CAREFUUY ALL PAPERS YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SIGN, ASK SOMEONE ELSE, PREFERABLY AN ATTORNEY WHO IS NOT RELATED TO THE PERSON OFFERING TO HELP YOU, TO MAKE SURE THAT YOU UNDERSTAND WHAT YOU ARE SIGNING AND THAT YOU ARE NOT TRANSFERRING YOUR PROPERTY OR THE EQUITY IN YOUR PROPERTY WITHOUT THE PROPER INFORMATION. IF YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO PAY AN ATTORNEY, YOU MAY CONTACT BAY AREA LEGAL SERVICES, INC., LEGAL INFORMATION CENTER, GEORGE E. EDGECOMB COURTHOUSE, ROOM 203, 800 E. TWIGGS STREET, TAMPA, FL 33602; (813) 864-2280, TO SEE IF YOU QUAUFY FINANCIALLY FOR THEIR IF THEY CANNOT ASSIST YOU, THEY MAY BE ABLE TO REFER YOU TO A LOCAL BAR REFERRAL AGENCY OR SUGGEST OTHER OPTIONS. IF YOU CHOOSE TO CONTACT THE LEGAL AID SERVICE OF BROWARD COUNTY FOR AS. SISTANCE, YOU SHOULD DO SO AS SOON AS POSSIBLE AFTER RE CEIPT OF THIS NOTICE. ATTN: PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES. If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodations In order to participate In this proceeding, you are &!"titled, at no coat to you, to the provision of certain asalstance. Please contact the Clerk of Circuit Court, Circuit Civil Division, Room 605, George E. Edgecomb Courthouse, 800 E. 1Wiggs St., Tampa, FL 33602; telephone (813) 272-7040, within two (2) working days Ot your receipt of this Notlc8; if you are he8ring Impaired, call1-800-955-8771; If you voice Impaired, call1-800-955-8770. Dated this 2mb day of January 201 o. PAT FRANK CLERK OF THE CIRCUIT COURT By: lsi AUOLA CARDINEZ DEPUTY CLERK NOTICE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Hillsborough Community Col lege is accepting sealed pro posals for the following : RFP # 2519-10 Security Services College-wide Due Date : 03 / 01/2010 before 1 :00 p.m. For more information, please visit our website at: www hccfl edu / dao / admin-and-fi nance / departments/purchasing.aspx Click on Current Solicitations Barbers Needed For Busy, Growing Estab lishment! Supreme Styles Barber Shop 8643 N. Nebraska Avenue (813) 443-5741 Waterside Island Condo For Sale 1 Bedroom/1 Bath Gated Community Fishing, Gym, Spa Pool, Racquet Ball $29,500 {813) 447-7674 1708 East ldell Street 4 Bedrooms/2 Baths 1704 E. 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