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At Tradition Field, Tommy Bowes is the tradition What’s fueling
new clash over
BY ALAN SNEL | Correspondent Head groundskeeper Tommy Bowes keeps gas-tax funds
the Tradition Field diamond glittering.
He’s the Big Man on Cam- BY DEBBIE CARSON | Staff Writer
pus at the New York Mets’ PHOTO: ALAN SNEL [email protected]
spring training home in St.
Lucie West, shaking hands Drivers might not notice the
with Mets majority owner battle brewing between the elected
Fred Wilpon, shooting the leaders of the City of Port St. Lucie
breeze with star third base- and the administrative staff of St.
man David Wright and swap- Lucie County – at least, not when
ping stories about growing they fuel up. But they might no-
tomatoes in a bullpen with tice when they’re driving on pot-
former Mets coach Joe Pig- hole-riddled roads and unlit streets
natano. without sidewalks.
And this week, Tommy At issue is how much of the 11
Bowes – a New Yorker him- cents of gas tax collected at the
self – is greeting Mets fans pump should go to each govern-
with his trademark smile and ment. The revenues are split among
quick story-telling humor St. Lucie County, Port St. Lucie, Fort
in between his work as head Pierce and St. Lucie Village – cur-
groundskeeper at the Tradi-
tion Field complex. rently based on how much money
each government spends on road
The 61-year-old Bowes is and maintenance projects and pro-
marking his 30th year with grams. The more the government
St. Lucie County this spring spends, the more gas-tax funds it
training and the scope of receives.
the time span is so big that
the former Long Islander St. Lucie County staff are again
remembers generations of seeking a larger share of the rev-
Mets fans who migrate every enues; Port St. Lucie receives the
February and March from lion’s share of the funds given its
metro New York City to Port ability to secure bonds and other
St. Lucie. monies for several big-ticket proj-
Bowes, wearing a blue-
and-orange Mets shorts with CONTINUED ON PAGE A7
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Citizens budget advisory committee, take two? Maybe
BY PATRICK McCALLISTER | Correspondent a plan to create a budget advisory Martin is the longest-serving Greg Oravec was the assistant city
committee, despite the vice may- member on the council. She’s manager. One of the new council
The Port St. Lucie City Coun- or’s hesitancy. been on the council since 2010, members was on that budget ad-
cil hopes that citizens can help it the last time the city briefly had visory committee: Stephanie Mor-
make more sense of dollars and “I don’t want to repeat what we a budget advisory committee.
cents. At its last regular meeting did before,” Shannon Martin said At the time, Mayor gan.
the council moved forward with at the Feb. 13 meeting.
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“I think it’s time we quit looking back and BY DEBBIE CARSON | Staff Writer A Walmart Neighborhood Market like this one in St. Lucie West will soon be up and running on SW Port St. Lucie
start looking forward,” she said at the meet- [email protected]
ing. Boulevard. Walmart plans to hire as many as 95 people for the new store. PHOTO: MITCH KLOORFAIN
Not quite a year later, a second Walmart
At a workshop meeting in December, the Neighborhood Market is moving to Port management team. A temporary hiring full- and part-time associates, according to
council discussed creating a number of citi- St. Lucie, following the opening of the first center has been set up 2.5 miles away at Horan.
zen advisory committees. The budget advi- one in St. Lucie West. The new one will be 153 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. Applicants can
sory committee was among them. It’s some- five miles south on SW Port St. Lucie Bou- use the on-site kiosks to fill out applica- Walmart will offer a job to any eligible
thing of a resurrection of a campaign plank levard. tions. The center is open 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. U.S. veteran honorably discharged from
Oravec touted in his 2014 mayoral run. daily. active duty since the Veterans Welcome
Store Manager Tom Horan said the pur- Home Commitment began on Memori-
Oravec failed to get the council to re- pose of the neighborhood-scaled stores are Applicants can also apply online at al Day 2013. Since that time, more than
vive the committee in 2015. The other four to “really get in touch” with the nearby res- http://careers.walmart.com. 120,000 veterans nationwide have found
members of the council, including Martin, idents, to take care of them. positions with Walmart. Interested veter-
rejected the proposal. Three of those mem- The majority of new associates will be- ans can find out more at http://Walmart-
bers are now gone. “We look forward to bringing Port St. gin work in March to help prepare the store CareersWithAMission.com.
Lucie its second Neighborhood Market,” for its grand opening. The store needs both
Back in 2015, the mayor created his own said Horan.
informal budget advisory group by adver-
tising for resumes on Facebook. It was a Neighborhood markets offer a full gro-
contentious move that angered other coun- cery, including deli, bakery and freezer
cil members at the time. At the December section, a small selection of housewares,
workshop, Oravec said he still supported and a pharmacy complete with a drive-th-
reviving a budget advisory committee, but ru. From there, some markets are equipped
had concerns about one making sweeping with a liquor store; others have a gas sta-
recommendations from a lack of under- tion.
standing city government.
In the case of the new market, a gas sta-
At the recent meeting, Oravec said the tion will be included, not a liquor store.
times helped shape the previous commit-
tee. “Research shows what is needed,” Horan
said, explaining that what the area calls for
“In my experience, not every budget helps dictate what the store will have.
advisory committee is like the one we had
during the depression,” Oravec said. In order for the store to run smoothly,
Horan is in the process of reviewing ap-
The mayor maintains that while the na- plications and plans to hire as many as
95 people, including supervisors and the
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TOMMY BOWES Coast and St. Lucie County. How many peo- YEAH, WRIGHT!
ple want to come from New York if the place
CONTINUED FROM PAGE A1 looks like crap? I want the fans to feel proud New York Mets third baseman and captain David Wright has a laugh with Dave Racaniello at the start of the first
when they come here,” Bowes said.
a black Major League Baseball shirt this day, full-squad workouts to begin spring training last Sunday at Tradition Field. PHOTO: MITCH KLOORFAIN
said he became teary-eyed when his old “They’ll say, ‘Hey Whitey, the fields look
ninth-grade history teacher visited the Mets great.’ We get a lot of compliments,” Bow- employee moved to Port St. Lucie in 1982. “He’s the glue who keeps it all together,”
spring complex to see him – especially when es said. Indeed, the Tradition Field turf and Five years later, he began his job with St. said Ed Matthews, St. Lucie County parks,
Bowes readily confesses he wasn’t the great- green color are considered among the best Lucie County and works closely with Mets recreation and facilities director who is no
est student back in Suffolk County. in the Grapefruit League. coaches and players on making sure the relation to the former Braves slugging Hall-
mounds are the right height, the clay dirt of-Famer third baseman who goes by the
“He came to watch a game and all of a sud- Bowes has been greeting Mets fans since has the correct texture, and the grass has the same name.
den we’re reminiscing about school,” said the 7,000-seat stadium opened in 1988, after right cut.
the Mets trained in St. Petersburg. He has a “He’s the orchestra leader.”
Bowes, now white-haired with a trimmed
mustache. bagful of zany stories, includ-
ing several that focus on Mets
Bowes may not have scored A’s in social pitchers and neighboring
studies, but he’s the Doctor of Green Grass wildlife – and a combination
at Tradition Field and its eight practice fields, of both.
where lush emerald turf and red clay are the
elixirs for the winter-weary northerners hun- “The stadium was first built
gry for the spring-training games that start in 1987 and there were no par-
this week. The Mets’ first game at Tradition ty decks in the stadium. Just
Field is at 1:10 p.m. Saturday when they host woods around everything. I
the Washington Nationals. told Darryl Strawberry if you
see a hose lying in the outfield,
It means a lot to Bowes that the it’s not a hose. It’s a snake,”
groundskeeping handiwork of his eight-man Bowes said. “We had bobcats,
staff helps rejuvenate so many New Yorkers wild hogs, boars out here.”
who are sick of shoveling snow and wearing In fact, he said that he and former Mets
layers of clothing. pitcher and coach Bob Apodaca even sight-
ed a panther while they drove to the ballpark
“I’ve made friends with many families. one early morning about 20 years ago.
I’ve seen the kids grow up here. I’ve also seen There was the time former southpaw
the losses,” said Bowes, referring to former pitcher Sid Fernandez was doing his running
longtime Mets fans such as super rooter Pat when he stumbled upon a female wild boar.
Lowe. She was known for wearing her many “As they’re running through the area back
Mets souvenir pins on her hat and attending of the stadium I hear screams. They ran by a
Mets spring training games since 1982 be- sow and her three babies. I hear Sid Fernan-
fore she died. dez screaming, ‘There’s a monster! There’s
a monster out here,’” Bowes recalled with a
Bowes said he takes his job personally healthy chortle.
because fans plan vacations around visiting Then, there was former Mets hurler Turk
what he considers is his “home.” Wendell, who killed a wild turkey at nearby
hunting lands and requested the food staff at
“This is one of the jewels of the Treasure the Mets spring complex clean and prepare
the bird for some meals. “(Former Mets Gen-
eral Manager) Steve Phillips said, ‘Last year it
was fish. Now it’s a turkey,’” Bowes remem-
As steward of the Mets’ spring training
turf, Bowes has an organic connection to
the MLB club because his dad owned a bar
in Queens on Northern Boulevard and used
to take young Tommy to Mets games at Shea
Stadium in Flushing.
The former Suffolk County parks and rec
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SCHOOL RESOLUTION where all the focus should be. the elementary schools. We only count increased from an 82.3 percent gradu-
“I would suggest that we look at the el- them as lost in high schools.” ation rate in the 2014-15 school year to
CONTINUED FROM PAGE A6 89.2 percent in 2015-16. Treasure Coast
ementary scores that come out (from the Graduation rate is the percentage of High went from 82.7 percent to 91.8 per-
St. Lucie West resident Mark Gotz urged Florida Department of Education) this students who obtain a diploma or GED cent. Port St. Lucie High School made a
the council to adopt the resolution at the summer for the elementary schools that within four years of entering ninth grade. 10.7 percent improvement, going from
recent meeting. He said the district’s 11.3 are in our city,” he said. “That’ll be our The state’s 2015-2016 graduation rate is 70.7 percent to 81.4 percent. The district’s
percent increase in the graduation rate big indicator of what’s going on going for- just shy of 81 percent. St. Lucie’s 2015-16 goal is to surpass a 90 percent graduation
is impressive, but high schools are not ward.” rate is its highest ever. rate.
Gotz added, “We lose our students in St. Lucie West Centennial High School
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Two massage parlors in Port St. Lucie partnership between the city and the
have been closed and two women were county,” said Port St. Lucie Police Chief
arrested on prostitution charges after a John Bolduc in a prepared statement.
call from concerned citizens “When tips from the public
tipped off authorities and are received, law enforce-
prompted an investigation. ment in St. Lucie County re- • Glass patterns • Patio & Sliding
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uqin Yang, 53, from Oriental sage parlors, paid for half-
Asian Spa, located at 357 SE hour massage sessions and
Port St. Lucie Blvd. She was where subsequently prof-
charged with two counts fered sexual acts for addition-
of engaging in prostitution al money, according to the
and was booked into the St. arrest reports of Yang and Li.
Lucie County Jail on a $3,000 ZIUQIN YANG “These types of illegal ac-
bond. tivities bring down the char-
The St. Lucie County acter and sense of security in
Sheriff’s Office arrested Qiuling Li, 47, a community,” said Sheriff Ken Mascara
from Asian Massage, located at 10651 in a prepared statement. “They are often
South U.S. 1. She was charged with one window-dressing for other, more serious
count of permitting prostitution and one criminal enterprises, are seldom report-
count of engaging in prostitution and ed due to the immigration status of those
was booked into the St. Lucie County Jail involved, and cause ill effects to the adja-
on $1,750 bond. cent, legitimate businesses.”
CRIME BLOTTER FEB. 10-16
Luders Croissy, 25, 702 NW Amber Ter- 239 Peters Rd., Fort Pierce; Arresting Agency: 463-6500
race, Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location: 606 Fort Pierce Police Department; Charge(s): Regency Square
SW Saragossa Ave., Port St. Lucie; Arresting Felony Warrant two counts Stolen Property 2426 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart
Agency: Port St. Lucie Police Department; and two counts Fraud.
Charge(s): 3 Felony counts of Possession of Licensed & Insured
a Controlled Substance and misdemeanor Dillon Matthew Finch, 19, 157 NW Berke-
marijuana possession less than 20 grams, ly Ave., Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location: Same;
and misdemeanor warrant. Arresting Agency: St. Lucie County Sheriff’s
Office; Charge(s): Felony Warrants for Mari-
Joel Stephane Germinal, 29, 6443 NW juana possession over 20 grams and Posses-
Fontana St., Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location: sion of drug equipment.
2200 SW Cameo Blvd., Port St. Lucie; Ar-
resting Agency: Port St. Lucie Police De- Genesis Judith Casares, 19, 5862 NW
partment; Charge(s): Felony Driving while Mesa Circle, Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location:
license suspended – habitual offender. Same; Arresting Agency: Port St. Lucie Police
Department; Charge(s): Battery – touch/
Esmeralda Calderon, 34, 1721 SW Cash- strike.
mere Blvd., Port St. Lucie; Arrest Loca-
tion: 900 N Rock Rd., Fort Pierce; Arresting Chad Woodberry, 17, 5815 NW Zenith Dr.,
Agency: St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office; Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location: 900 N Rock
Charge(s): Felony Warrant violation of pro- Rd., Fort Pierce; Arresting Agency: St. Lucie
bation Fraudulent Use of Credit Card. County Sheriff’s Office; Charge(s): Felony
Warrant - Burglary of a dwelling, First degree
Yenitza Maria Roques, 43, 6065 NW Wes- petit theft, and Resisting officer without vio-
ley Rd., Port St. Lucie; Arrest Location: 2500- lence.
‑ Reports compiled through information provided by the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office.
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IN LOVING MEMORY TREASURING LIFE
MARCY HOLDER, 64 old was born on Feb. 27, 1925, in Far Rocka- “T‰easu‰e Coast Hospice
Port St. Lucie way, N.Y., son of the late William and Lillian lifted a weight
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Marcy Holder, 64, of St. Lucie West in Port
St. Lucie, passed away Feb. 14. Marcy was Harold graduated from Far Rockaway With our support, families “Peggy cared for our mom at home
born Dec. 14, 1952, in Pompton Lakes, N.J. High School. He was a combat-wounded can be more confident during a long illness so Mom could be
She grew up in New Jersey before moving veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy. with the family she loved. But in the
to Florida in 1991; Marcy resided in Jupiter He was a sonar operator on the USS Fiske, caregivers and spend more final months when Mom’s condition
before recently settling in Port Saint Lucie. which was torpedoed amidships and sunk quality time together. got worse, her doctor recommended
on Aug. 2, 1944, in the North Atlantic. After Treasure Coast Hospice. They provided
Marcy was full of life, dedicated and pas- six weeks recovering in the hospital, Harold To learn more, call us at expert care for Mom, supported our
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she was always putting others’ needs before Slater, which is currently a floating museum This was the relief we needed to enjoy
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life but her greatest joy was spending time was awarded the Purple Heart after being
with her husband and family, especially her wounded in battle. Serving all, regardless of – Ellen and Peggy
daughter and grandchildren. ability to pay. Margaret’s daughters
After World War II, Harold graduated
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icated husband of 10 years, Gary; children,
Amanda Gendreau (Roger) of Port Saint Harold had a successful career in the in-
Lucie, Ashley Holder and Kyle Holder, both surance business, running his own business
of Jupiter, Fla.; two grandchildren, Noah and for many years. He was a life-long athlete,
Josephine Gendreau; parents Howard and having played for a semi-pro baseball team,
Joan Gordon of Stuart, Fla.; brother, Bobby called the Ramblers, before enlisting in the
Gordon (Debbie) of West Palm Beach, Fla.; Navy. He was a golf enthusiast. Harold also
and nephew and niece, Nicholas and Mel- loved ping pong and billiards.
Harold and his wife, Anastasia, lived and
HAROLD C. NEWMAN, 91 raised their family in Huntington Station,
Port St. Lucie N.Y. They retired to Port St. Lucie in 1990.
They resided part time on Long Pond, in
Harold Carl Newman, 91, of Seasons at the Belgrade Lakes region, Maine, spending
Tradition in Port St. Lucie, died Sunday. Feb. many summers there. Harold and Stacy cel-
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ADVISORY COMMITTEE committee.
CONTINUED FROM PAGE A3 “I would implore
tion went through a recession and pain- you go to one of the
fully slow economic recovery from about
2008 to 2012, Port St. Lucie by any accepted county budget com-
economic measure was going through a de-
pression. mittee meetings,”
“The ship was sinking and you had some she said.
people giving strong opinions on which way
to go,” Oravec continued. The council di-
Martin, however, painted a picture of the rected the city man-
budget advisory committee overreaching its
authority and causing chaos in city depart- ager, Russ Black- Stephanie Morgan.
40% Off burn, to develop
“At this point, I want to make sure we try
Plus FREE INSTALLATION at least to get it right from the start if we’re specific proposals
going to reattempt this,” she said.
40% off any order of $1000 or more. 30% off any order of $700 or more. Not valid with any for what the pro-
other offer. Free installation with any complete unit order of $500 or more. With incoming order, Morgan said Port St. Lucie has a good ex-
at time of purchase only. ample of a functioning, constructive bud- posed budget com-
get advisory committee nearby — St. Lucie
Call for a free in home design consultation and estimate County’s Citizens Budget Development mittee would and
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Bonz has scoop on Miss Sadie’s bridal shower
tuary and food pantry. purple and yellow ribbons,
I figured Miss Sadie could
Hi Dog Buddies! shiny purple balloons, and a
give me some good intel on
This week was a first for me, and Hon- the shower. She’s this delicate table with lotsa people snacks
est-to-Snoopy, it was somethin’ I never little poocheroo, prettiest
thought I’d be doin’. I attended a bridal gold-and-cream colored coat, and this PAWsome cake with
shower! big sailboat ears and bright,
boogly eyes. icing that was shaped just like
I KNOW. I mean, ME a happy bachelor, a
dog-o’-the-world. But it was akshully fun. I “It’s so sweet of you to call, Sadie, even a pink hair ribbon
met a buncha really nice humans and had Mr. B.,” she said. “You are
some good yaps. aware that me and my dear and an icing bone (which I re-
Jackie have been (she batted
So, here’s the Woof: The shower was for her eyes) shall I say, compan- ally, really wanted to slurp but
Miss Sadie Princess (she’s a Chihuahua) ions for 15 years, our whole
and her fiance, Jackie Roo (a Mix). It was lives, really. We were adopted didn’t).
gonna be at Marsh Landing, which is a together, and we’re absolutely
rest-runt in Fellsmere. Instead of regular devoted to each other. Jackie’s There was a buncha peo-
presents like matching water bowls, or just the dearest pooch a girl
fluffy blankets or his-and-hers collars, we could wish for. I can’t wait to ple, too. Sadie’s and Jack-
were asked to bring foodstuffs for The Love become Mrs. Roo. Plus, our
of Paws Senior Pet Sanctuary & Paws Pet humans all said, ‘YOU’VE ie’s Mom, Fawn Wittenrich,
Food Pantry, which I thought was Totally BEEN LIVING TOGETHER
Cool Dog Biscuits. FOR SO LONG, IT’S ABOUT TIME!’” and Dad, Ted Jr., and Libby’s
So I got in touch with a coupla pooch “I’m happy for you both, Miss Sadie,” I nephews, Hunter and Ryder;
lady friends because, first, I knew pret- said. “Now, kindly give me some pointers
ty much zero about bridal showers, and I about your shower. What should I write and Ted Sr. and Cookie, and
wanted to bone up on ’em (Get it? Bone about? It’s way outta my comfort zone.”
up?) so I wouldn’t look like a total doof, their longtime friends Joe and
and, second, to learn more about the sanc- She laughed. “Oh, silly. It’ll be fun! Just
write about the cake. It’s one-of-a-kind. Rosemary Flescher. Joe says
And the decorations. I picked my own col-
the bridal shower reminded
Miss Sadie. him of people wedding vows,
the part about for better or
PHOTO: DENISE RITCHIE worse, richer or poorer, in
sickness and health, which he
ors. And the flowers. And the family and says is sorta like what For the Love of Paws
guests. And, of COURSE, ME. I had my en- does when it helps Senior Citizen humans
semble made special!” and their pets get through difficult times
Next I rang up my friend Libby together.
Pankiewicz, a super sweet senior citizen Some of the other humans were: volun-
yellow Lab who, even though she’s totally teers Cheryl Diedolf and Robin Ware; Nan-
blind, does a fabulous job as For the Love cy Johnson; Wendi and Dave Tabor; Brandy
of Paws’ Official Ambassador and Mascot. Hector and grandson Jared Gomez (he’s 11);
I already knew her human Mom, Cookie, food deliverers Alice and Boyd Arrington;
DISCOUNT OFFICE FURNITURE and Dad, Ted Sr. He’s the Founder. He usta and a bunch more. Behind her paw, Sadie
SAVE! NEW & USED be in law enforcement, partnered with a whispered that Jackie Roo was with his dog
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“Oh, Bonz,” said Libby, “it’s so exciting. The star of the shower was definitely
MON - FRI 9AM - 5:30PM
SAT & SUN 10AM - 3PM For the Love of Paws is a sanctuary for pets Sadie Princess (soon to be) Roo. She was
who hafta be separated from their Senior bee-oo-ti-ful, wearin’ a purple tutu tied
Citizen owners when they’re temporarily around her little tummy with white lace
unable to take care of ’em, cuz they hadda and purple ribbon. She even had purple
go to the hospital, or nursing home. Or, if toenails! At the head table was Sadie and
their human went to Heaven, we find ’em Jackie’s framed engagement portrait, and
a Forever Family. It all started when my hu- a special “throne” just for Sadie. It was
man brother, Ted Jr., and his wife, Jessica, white wicker with purple pillows, lotsa
and my nephews Hunter and Ryder, were yellow and purple flowers plus these cute
rescuing lotsa dogs (cats, too). Jessica al- little white flowers Cookie said were called
ways dreamed of starting For the Love of Baby’s Breath (for some reason). And Sadie
Paws. But, in 2013, before her dream could was sitting right in the middle, big smile,
come true (Libby stopped and wiped her looking like a real princess, with everyone
eyes), Jessica got a terrible disease and gathered around her.
went to Heaven. She was just 32 in people Heading home, I was thinking how
years. We didn’t think we’d ever feel happy much us dogs (and cats) mean to Senior
again. But we all stuck together and start- Citizens, who lotsa times wud be all alone
ed For the Love of Paws in her memory. if they didn’t have us to love ’em. And – no
Now it’s a 5-acre country farm sanctuary Woof! - I was akshully hopin’ I’d get an in-
here in Fellsmere. vite to the wedding.
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• JUST SOUTH OF WALMART “Woof!” I exclaimed. “That’s PAWsome!” We are always looking for pets
Armed with lotsa good background info, with interesting stories. To set
I wasn’t too nervous when I walked into up an interview, email
the party. It was decorated in Sadie’s col- [email protected]
ors, yellow and purple. Purple tablecloths,
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GOOD TO KNOW ABOUT JOE goats chewing on a shrub’s red berries Regular exercise, as it can increase “Because
and was struck by how full of energy the levels of brain-derived neurotrophic patient
CONTINUED FROM PAGE A1 animal was. Kaldi sampled the fruit and factor (BDNF), a protein that influences care should
was consumed by a feeling of elation. He brain function by preventing the death of always
ic community is that the daily ingestion thought the berries were heaven-sent and brain cells. come first”
of up to 400mg of caffeine daily (about 4 took a bunch to the nearest monastery.
cups of 8 ounces each) does not have any The head monk disagreed, condemning Cognitive stimulation and training Ira S. Pearlstine, MD
the berries as the devil’s work and throw- (playing word games, playing bridge or
negative implica- ing them on the fire, giving birth to roast- chess, learning words and phrases from
tions for healthy ed coffee. The year was 850 A.D. another language) can enhance cognitive
adults. However, reserve and provide protection against
Dr. Shafer sounds There are other dietary and lifestyle loss of brain function.
a note of caution choices that are known to help reduce
about this, saying: age-related cognitive decline, including: Dr. Shafer sees patients and conducts
“Some people can research at the Vero Beach Neurology and
be highly sensi- Sticking to a “Mediterranean” diet, Research Institute, located at 1040 37th
tive to caffeine. with its emphasis on fish, seafood, veg- Place, Suite 201, in Vero Beach. The phone
For these people, etables, fruits, nuts, seeds, legumes and number is 772-492-7051.
it can cause mi- whole grains.
anxiety, or cause 12th Annual
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Even for those
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sensitive to caffeine, it can disrupt sleep
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ironically, can have a negative effect on
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the only chance our brains get to recov-
er from the day and get ready for the next 5 Divisions of Play:
day.” As with so many other things, mod- • Ladies • Senior Ladies (aged 60 and over)
eration and timing are key: A cup or two
of coffee in the morning is not going to • Men • Senior Men (aged 60 and over)
affect the sleep patterns of most people. • Legend (age 70 and over)
The origin of coffee is more lore than
fact. A popular story is that an Ethiopian INCLUDES: 2 rounds of golf - Greens Fee and Golf Cart
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do it again.’ So you do it one more time at
home and if the patient pulls it off again it is Remain.
[another] bad test.”
Only then will many insurers finally ap- Concierge
prove an in-lab sleep study. Medicine
The National Heart, Lung & Blood In- Learn more at
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A sleep specialist will then review the
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apnea and how severe it is. He or she will
then use the results to plan treatment.
The most common treatment is a CPAP,
or continuous positive airway pressure ma-
chine, which uses a breathing mask and
“mild air pressure to keep your airways
open while you sleep,” according to the NIH.
Fortunately for patients, CPAP technolo-
gy has improved over the years. Once large
and loud, CPAPs are now sleek and very
nearly silent with much more comfortable
systems to deliver that continuous air flow.
The Sebastian River Sleep Disorder Cen-
ter is located well south and west of the hos-
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9009 One Putt Place in Kingsmill PGA Village: 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom, 2,743-square-foot pool home
offered for $499,000 by Diane Gault, 772-342-7455 of Lang Realty
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PGA Village pool home
awash in ‘casual elegance’
BY SHELLEY KOPPEL | Correspondent to the ensuite bath, there are two large walk-
[email protected] in closets. The master bath is 10-6-by-13-6,
generous enough for two sinks and vanities
As you drive up to the house at 9009 One with marble counters, hers with knee space
Putt Place, you see lovely landscaping and for sitting at the mirror and doing hair or
an extended paver stone drive, with ex- makeup. There is custom cabinetry, and for
tra room for guests to park. That’s always relaxing, a soaker tub and glass-enclosed
a welcoming touch before you even enter shower with jets. The room also has a linen
the house. You pass under an archway to closet within and a bidet.
the front door with its leaded-glass pan-
els. Inside, you step onto Saturnia marble When you return to the entryway, there is
floors, set on the diagonal, which are fea- a formal dining room, 14-by-11, to the right.
tured throughout the home’s living areas. It has an elegant crystal chandelier and
The lovely long view ahead goes to the great sconces. Straight ahead is the great room,
room and to the pool beyond. at 25-by-21 large enough to fill with guests,
To the right of the entryway, there’s a den, but warm enough to make everyone feel
11 feet-by-11 feet, with a built-in desk unit welcome. The kitchen, 15-by-11, has a gas
and bamboo floors. This room and indeed range, unusual for this area, a large pantry,
all the rooms have custom window treat- an abundance of granite countertop space,
ments. A powder room is close by, and then cherry cabinets, pot drawers and, again,
you enter the master suite. The master bed- special window treatments.
room, with its coffered ceiling, is a spacious On the left side of the entry way is a laun-
17-by-17 and opens onto the patio and the dry room with utility sink, storage, a folding
SM spa. The master wing has been expanded 3 counter and closet. There are two bedrooms,
feet to provide even more space. On the way one 12-by-12 and the other 12-by-13. Each
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Coming Up! ‘Mame’
DOGS HAVE THEIR ... IS THE NAME OF
DAY IN THE LYRIC’S THE GAME FOR
‘MUTTS GONE NUTS’ B’WAY MUSICALS
BY SAMANTHA BAITA | Staff Writer Corrine Melancon – seen here on BY SHELLEY KOPPEL
[email protected] Broadway as Donna in ‘Mamma Mia!’ [email protected]
– will play Vera Charles in the Riverside
1 On Sunday, the Lyric is of- Theatre’s upcoming production of ‘Mame.’ Sometimes when things are not so good,
fering “Mutts Gone Nuts,” I sing the words “We need a little Christmas,
a family show which features old PHOTO COURTESY OF CORRINE MELANCON right this very minute.” I don’t always remem-
dogs (and some new dogs) who ber that the upbeat tune is just one of the
have obviously learned new tricks. many wonderful Jerry Herman songs from
Sure to appeal to the many, many “Mame.” Those songs are part of the reason
dog lovers on the Treasure Coast, that it is one of the most beloved of American
this canine cabaret showcases musicals.
leaping Frisbee dogs, high-wire
dogs, a “talking” dog and way With the title song “Mame,” “It’s Today,”
more. “Open a New Window” and “Bosom Buddies,”
All of these talented pooches the show is a happy reminder of the big, brassy
have been adopted from shel- Broadway musical that left us singing.
ters and rescues. The humans in-
volved, Scott and Jane Houghton, “Mame” comes to the Riverside Theatre
had been performing as a comedy March 7-26. Corinne Melancon, who plays
duo since 1985, and began adding Vera Charles, will make her Riverside debut.
dogs to their act in 2005, which The actress spent 11 years on Broadway in
turned out to be a brilliant idea. “Mamma Mia,” and saw Broadway work that
See “Mutts Gone Nuts” at 2 p.m. included “Kiss Me Kate” and “Jekyll & Hyde.”
or 5 p.m.
She spoke recently from a snowy New York
2 The Lyric’s Monday offer- about why she auditioned for this show.
ing, for those who never tire
of Broadway music, is “Hello Jerry: “My agents got me the audition,” she said.
The Music of Jerry Herman,” a re- “It sounded like a role I am right for. I haven’t
vue that spans the amazing career done the show since high school. My high
of Broadway composer Herman. school drama teacher and his wife live in
You’ll hear tunes you know, and
some you might not, from hits CONTINUED ON PAGE B4
CONTINUED ON PAGE B7
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Maltz’s powerful 2017-18 lineup covers all the bases
BY SHELLEY KOPPEL | Staff Writer Tommy Tune. PHOTO COURTESY MALTZ JUPITER THEATRE For a complete change of pace, “Hair-
[email protected] spray” comes to the Maltz stage next Jan.
PHOTO: COURTESY 9-28. The story of Tracy Turnblad and her
It’s always exciting when theaters roll FRANCO LACOSTA mission to dance her way onto national
out their upcoming seasons. The Maltz television won eight Tony Awards. Again,
Jupiter Theatre has just released its 2017- there is great singing and dancing, and
2018 schedule and, as always, there’s this is an ideal show for the family.
something for every taste.
If drama and cling-to-the seat-of-your-
The season opens Oct. 29-Nov. 12 with chair thrills are your thing, consider “An
the comedy “Born Yesterday.” The story, Inspector Calls.” The psychological thrill-
about corruption in high places, involves er has many twists and turns as Inspector
Harry Brock, a tycoon who wants to have Goole tries to discover which member of
a few members of Congress in his pocket. the Briling family killed a young wom-
But he finds his ex-showgirl lady friend, an each denies knowing. “An Inspector
Billie Dawn, an impediment to his social Calls” will be performed Feb. 4-18.
advancement. When he hires a journalist
to “give her some couth,” Billie turns out The regular season ends with an en-
to be Harry’s worst nightmare. Many of chanted evening of theater in “South Pa-
you may remember the fabulous movie cific” from March 6-25. This is another
with Broderick Crawford, Judy Holliday show as timely now as it was when it was
and William Holden; on stage, it’s a great written, with its themes of interracial re-
romp at the theater. lationships and prejudice.
The first musical of the season is “Dis- In addition to the regular season, the
ney’s Newsies, The Musical.” It runs from Maltz will host several special events.
Nov. 28-Dec. 17 and is based on an actual
newsboys’ strike in New York City in 1899. On Aug. 12, the Youth Artists’ Chair
The musical tells the tale of the poor presents “The Diary of Anne Frank.”
newsboys, struggling to take on the New This is a new adaptation of the stage
York media and make a living. There’s a play based on the diary of the young girl
lot of dancing and singing, and this is the whose family is hiding from the Nazis.
perfect holiday entertainment for the This show explores mature themes and
family. will surely spark many conversations.
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A COUNTRY ORIGINAL, CLINT BLACK KEEPS THE FAITH
BY ALAN SCULLEY | Correspondent with me and be in the studio and he’d Clint Black. it on all but three songs on the ‘Taillights’
say ‘Put that guitar down. Get away from album, and that sort of got me on my way.”
To country artist Clint Black, who’ll be it.’ We had that kind of relationship like PHOTO COURTESY
making a two-night stop in Stuart in a brothers, you know, we’d rib each other. OF KEVIN MAZUR Originality had a lot to do with why
couple of weeks, having his own distinc- fans went 10 years before getting a new
tive sound has always been an overriding “So after we were listening to these need to play electric guitar on this album.’ album from Black, who finally ended his
goal for his music. demos, he said ‘You know, I think you And I just looked at him waiting for the record-making absence last fall with the
punch line. And he goes, ‘You’re not going release of his 10th studio album, “On Pur-
It’s one reason he doesn’t listen to much to set the world on fire with your guitar pose.”
current country music, particularly when playing. That’s not what I’m talking about.
he is writing for a new album. But your record will be different.’ So I did Black was not at all idle during the de-
cade that followed the 2005 release of
“The target aside from all of the other “Drinkin’ Songs and Other Logic.” He
obvious ones is to be original, so unless toured regularly and was also busy writing
you want to listen to every ounce of every- music for film and television as well as do-
thing that’s out there so you’ll know you’re ing some acting.
not like anything else, you’re better off, I
think, to stay away,” Black said in a recent But a big reason a new album wasn’t
phone interview. coming was he was trying to sort through
offers from major Nashville labels – only
“I listen to enough of it to know where to find their plan was to have Black record
the boundaries have gotten to, and I don’t songs written by someone else in hopes of
want to go as far as they’ve gone,” he said. having a hit single. As an artist who had
written or co-written virtually every song
Originality was also a big factor in on his albums, that was no small issue
Black’s starting to play electric guitar on and went right to the core of perhaps the
his albums, beginning with the 1997 re- biggest ingredient in Black’s originality –
lease “Nothin’ but the Taillights.” It was his songwriting. And the labels were told
while working on the demos for that al- to expect that Black would insist on cre-
bum that he decided to add electric guitar ative control over his music.
to some of the songs.
“I think what they wanted to do was lis-
“James Stroud, who produced that al-
bum with me, came over to listen to dem- CONTINUED ON PAGE B7
os,” Black said. “James always used to joke
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Abstracts attract: Miller’s ‘Jumping Off Walls’ exhibit
BY ELLEN FISCHER | Columnist Gus Miller. Childhood trips to the big city,
however, left a lasting impression on
Seated amidst his creations in a new ex- PHOTOS: DENISE RITCHIE him.
hibition, one of Vero’s favorite artists, Gus-
tav Miller, reflected on how architecture has Beach Museum of Art. may put you in mind of a child’s recreation “I grew up in Valley Cottage, New
been an inspiration for his art. At the Center for Spiritual Care, there of the Empire State Building from odds and York – it’s a very small town on the
ends in dad’s woodshop – only wittier, and west side of the Hudson River. We
Miller chose the title of his Center for is his 52-inch tall sculpture, “Red Cubed better crafted. were only 60 minutes out of New
Spiritual Care show – Jumping Off Walls Façade,” a square tower composed of red York City,” he says.
– because many of the works are a result cubes of wood with children’s building Miller’s playful use of material, color
of his 25-year fascination with depicting blocks interspersed throughout. The façade and pattern in his buildings suggest that For an imaginative boy, the dis-
buildings and in particular treating their of the building is punctuated at intervals by he spent his youth playing with blocks and tance that separated Gotham from
exterior walls as surfaces for abstract com- tiny windows. pieces of scrap wood, “but no more than his hometown was the difference
positions. most kids,” he says. between mundane reality and ro-
Next to it is “Checkered Building,” which mantic adventure.
The more than two dozen works include
his abstract “Wall” paintings; three scaled- “When you go into New York City
down building sculptures; and a hybrid and you don’t live there, you always
creature that Miller calls a “Carry Back,” the see it with fresh eyes. You see the
subject of six paintings and a sculpture. buildings, and it’s much more im-
pressive than it would be if it was
Miller and his wife, artist Janvier Miller, your place of residence,” Miller says.
have been seasonal beachside residents of
Vero since 1985; their summer home is in He began to use buildings as sub-
Stonington, Conn. Gustaf as well as Janvier ject matter for his art in the 1980s,
show their work in annual summer exhibi- but says that architectural influenc-
tions at Connecticut’s Mystic Museum of es began to creep into his work as early as
Art and the Connecticut Academy of Fine 1964, the year Miller completed his MFA at
Arts. In Florida, Gustaf Miller’s work is in Syracuse University. At that time he found
the Arts on Douglas Gallery in New Smyrna inspiration in abstract artist Frank Stella’s
Beach. Public collections that hold his work wall-sized “pinstripe paintings” of repeat-
include the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston; ing geometric shapes.
Addison Gallery of American Art in Ando- “I was doing grids and horizontal bars in
ver, Mass.; DeCordova Museum and Sculp- my paintings, but I didn’t know that I would
ture Garden in Lincoln, Mass.; and the Vero
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CLINT BLACK thought ‘That is absolutely the last thing I Feb. 25th & 26th 2017
wanted to hear. I’m trying to be authentic
CONTINUED FROM PAGE B5 here, and you’re asking me to throw away • Colors Presentation
my life’s work so you can get me nominated • Battle of Okeechobee Narration
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of each of those record companies who – before the label was closed in 2006. Then
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during the period when he was unsigned.
His 1989 debut album, “Killin’ Time,” be-
came a landmark in country music. Com- The 14 songs he chose for “On Purpose”
mercially, it was a blockbuster, spawning make up an album that sounds like proto-
five number one singles, with “Better Man” typical Clint Black, rooted in classic coun-
and the title song finishing one-two on the try, but with a touch of pop and a bit more
year-end country singles chart. By the time edge. There are a few easy-going rockers
the album finished its run, Black was being (“Still Call It News,” “Beer” and “Making
hailed as a leader of country’s new tradi- You Smile”) and several ballads, including
tionalist movement that was pushing coun- “Right On Time,” “Summertime Song” and
try back toward its rustic traditional roots. “One Way to Live.” Songs like “Time for
That” and “Better and Worse” find a middle
Despite having co-written or written ev- ground, generating a relaxed energy and a
ery song on “Killin’ Time,” whenever it was nice mix between acoustic and electric in-
time for a new album, RCA would pressure strumentation. There’s also a jaunty bluesy
him to record outside songs – and Black duet between Black and his wife of 26 years,
would refuse. actress Lisa Hartman Black in “You Still Get
Finally, Black went to the head of RCA
and asked why the label kept pushing him On his current tour, Black is playing
to record outside songs, despite the success songs from across his career. And Black has
of his own material. no plans to ease up any time soon with his
“I will never forget what he said to me
because it was a crushing blow,” Black said. “I want to keep touring,” he said. “I love
“He said ‘They just want a little taste.’ So all doing the shows and I love having a band.
of that pressure to record outside songs had And if you want to have a band, you’ve got
nothing to do with the quality of my songs. to tour.”
And all it had to do was with some political
relationships and bargaining, like they’re Black will be performing at Stuart’s Lyric
collecting delegates for award shows. I Theatre March 8 and 9.
COMING UP 4 The 27th Annual Downtown Stuart
Art Festival presents more than 200
CONTINUED FROM PAGE B1 local and national artists this Sunday, set up
on the banks of the St. Lucie River in Stuart’s
such as “Hello Dolly,” “Le Cage Aux Folles” downtown. Come enjoy the free event; chat
and more. Show times are 6 p.m. and 8:30 up the artists and their work, poke about in
p.m. the shops, grab a bite eat. Proceeds bene-
fit the Stuart Main Street program. It runs
3 Ayad Akhtar’s Pulitzer Prize-winning from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
drama “Disgraced” concludes its run
at the Maltz Jupiter Theatre this weekend. 5 “Abbamania, The Original” from Lon-
The critically-acclaimed drama boldly fo- don’s West End is playing Saturday at
cuses on timely themes such as Islamopho- 8 p.m. at the Sunrise Theatre in Fort Pierce.
bia and the self-identity of Muslim-Amer- In their time, the Swedish group Abba was
ican citizens. During an Upper East Side said to be the country’s biggest export, and
dinner party between four people with very they’re still among the most significant
different backgrounds, the discussion turns groups in pop music history. Abbamania
to politics and religion, and the mood quick- formed in 1999 and, after a long run at the
ly becomes heated, bringing to the surface Strand Theatre in London, they’ve been
racial and ethnic prejudices that persist to- playing to dancing-in-the-aisles crowds all
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The Children’s Museum of the Treasure
The Maltz Jupiter Theatre is offering lo- PHOTO COURTESY MALTZ JUPITER THEATRE Applicants for the project will be inter- Coast is hosting another fabulous Adults
cal middle- and high-school students the viewed and chosen by a committee. Win- Only Evening on Thursday, March 2 from
chance to produce a powerful historic dra- drama for our students to produce.” ning students will then take on specific 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets are only $20 and
ma. Known as the Youth Artists’ Chair, the roles throughout the summer months include an evening of shopping, mingling
that include producer, director, set design- and adult beverage-ing. As you enter you
Under the guidance of industry profes- project aligns middle- and high-school er, costume designer, lighting designer, will be greeted by live music, hors d’oeu-
sionals at Florida’s largest award-winning students with individual Theatre staff sound designer, properties designer, stage vres and fabulous vendors, and you can
professional regional theatre, the theatre members for one-on-one mentoring and manager, assistant stage manager, mar- swing by the raffle table to enter to win
is inviting students in grades 6-12 to apply guidance during the creation process of keting, press relations, development, car- some great items.
to be part of a free summer mentorship the show. Through the project, students pentry/electrics, run crew and wardrobe.
program to produce a new adaptation of have produced the dramas “Rhinoceros,” The students will then lead three weeks of The Children’s Museum of the Treasure
Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett’s “The Glass Menagerie,” “The Crucible,” rehearsals before mounting the show on Coast is located at 1707 NE Indian River
1955 Tony Award-winning play “The Di- “Hamlet,” “The Laramie Project” and “The stage. Drive in Jensen Beach. For more informa-
ary of Anne Frank,” as adapted by Wendy Good Times are Killing Me” since 2011. tion, call 772-225-7575. – CONTRIBUTED
Kesselman. The show will take place on the The deadline to apply for the project
theatre’s stage on Saturday, Aug. 12. “’The Diary of Anne Frank’ is one of the is March 6, with interviews that will take “Your
most important plays of this century, and place through March 10. Please note: this Full-Service
Adapted from the book “The Diary of a I’m excited to see how our students inter- production explores mature themes. Sub-
Young Girl” by Anne Frank, the play tells pret it,” Rowe said. “The Maltz Jupiter The- mission packets are available by visiting Salon”
the true story of the lives of eight people atre’s mentorship program has become www.jupitertheatre.org/youth-artists-
who spent two years hiding from the Nazis a place where students can spend their chair-program. Hair Stylists • Colorists
in a concealed storage attic. It is based on summer working on a relevant, important Hair Texture & Nail Technicians
the writings from the Dutch language dia- project with their peers.” Those chosen for the role of director All Chemical Services Include Style
ry kept by 13-year-old Anne as she and her and producer will also assist in casting
family hid during the Nazi occupation of the show’s young performers. With cast- Specials*
the Netherlands. The book has since been ing open for local students in grades 6-12,
published in more than 60 languages. open auditions and callbacks for the show • Haircut, Style,
will be held April 23 from noon to 5 p.m. 1 Facial Area Wax
“Though Anne’s diary was written
more than 60 years ago, her story still Students interested in auditioning $40.00
resonates with its universal themes of should come prepared with a one-min-
isolation, loneliness, oppression and ute monologue in the style of the show; • Haircut, Gloss & Style
struggling to find and express one’s own pre-registration highly recommended. For
identity,” said Julie Rowe, director of ed- additional audition information, call (561) $45.00
ucation for the theatre. “This is a new 575-2672.
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