Neighbor to Neighbor newspaper October 2011 : Page 1

 LOCAL NEWS Vol 12 Issue 10 Proudly Serving Orange Park, Argyle/OakLeaf, Fleming Island, Middleburg, Green Cove Springs, Penney Farms & Keystone Heights Since January 2000 NEIGHBOR  CROSSWORD  SUDOKU  HOROSCOPES  COMMUNITY CALENDAR  SCHOOL NEWS  GARDENING FREE 904.278.7256 Two Time State Award Winning Newspaper with the Best of Clay County Living October 2011 email us at FIND INSIDE THIS EDITION Council on Aging Spring House Expansion Ann Williamson Staff Writer True Gold Mines of Our Culture GREEN COVE SPRING, FL -Offi cial ground-breaking ceremonies for the massive Clay County Coun-cil on Aging facility, and related activities, were held on Tuesday, September 27 at their location on the corner of Walnut and Pine streets in Green Cove Springs. Lots of Festivals in October Check Out the Calendar! Somer Thompson Memorial Halloween Trick or Treat at Moosehaven Monday, October 31st 6:00 – 8:00pm Moosehaven Campus Moosehaven will host the Somer Thompson Memorial Halloween Trick or Treat on Monday, October 31st from 6:00 – 8:00pm. This will be the fi fth year for this event and it keeps growing each year. This year, in addition to our Spook House, we will offer The Haunted Hospital, for those who enjoy a good scare. We will sell con-cessions for a nominal charge but Trick or Treating, the Spook House and the Haunted Hospital are free. Come and have fun! Moosehaven’s "Heart of the Com-munity" events offer safe, family-friendly activities for all ages. During these events, we open our doors and our hearts to people of the community to see and enjoy our beautiful campus. Come meet our residents and fi nd out what Moosehaven and our wonderful fraternity is all about. JAGUARS SCHEDULE PAGE 24 A Heart Of The Community Event CCSO Receives NTCP page 19 CALENDAR PAGE 9 CROSSWORD PAGE 14 H S FOOTBALL SCORES PAGE 25 SUDOKU PAGE 18 SOUL FOOD FEST PAGE 26 “Fall Back” Set you Clocks back on Nov 2 ___ Ann Williamson/staff Action shot of the fi rst dirt being turned by community leaders for Spring House at the corner of Cy-press and Walnut Streets in Green Cove Springs. Once completed, the Clay County Council on Aging will occupy the entire city block. Dorothy Ann Carlton, President, Board of Directors for the Council on Aging used a quote from the late educator Abraham Joshua Herschel to sum up the reason for the ground-breaking experience as she wel-comed the large crowd: “A test of a people is how it behaves toward the old. It is easy to love children. Even tyrants and dictators make a point of being fond of children. But the affection and care for the old, the incur-able, the helpless are the true gold mines of a culture.” The new construction will take in property west to Cypress Street, and north to Palmer Street, with the new facility occupying an entire city block once it is completed. The program began at 11 a.m. in front of the Council on Aging headquarters on Walnut Continued on page 26 gress where she placed 3rd. BENNETT BUILDINGS OF ORANGE PARK *Storage *Gazebos *Carports NO CREDIT CHECK Student pick of the month Congratulations to Danielle Dempsey. She is pictured holding the trophy's she won dur-ing the summer compet-ing at the State 4H & FFA Conventions talent showcases. She is currently a Se-nior at Middleburg High School. During the summer she competed by singing in the Tal-ent Show's at both the 83rd Florida FFA State Convention where she placed 2nd and 4-H 904-298-1122 1238 Blanding Blvd. Apply by phone Para seguro de vida, llame a un buen vecino . Almeta L. Monroe Ins Agcy Inc 3521 U S Hwy 17, Unit A Orange Park, FL 32003 The right shoe and arch support makes a difference! FOOT PAIN? WE CAN HELP. (904) 269-5200 Fax: 904-269-5111 Llámeme y le ayudaré a elegir el seguro de vida adecuado para usted y su familia. Como un buen vecino, State Farm está ahí. ™  True State Farm ™ custom arch supports using 3D Cad/Cam technology.  Wide selection of walking and casual dress shoes.  OTC arch supports and other accomodative devices.  Certifi ed Pedorthist on staff & Medicare accredited. 2176 Park Ave. Orange Park, FL State Farm ® State Farm Life Insurance Company (Not licensed in MA, NY or WI), State Farm Life and Accident Assurance Company (Licensed in NY and WI) -Bloomington, IL 904-269-1100 Check us out on-line Smart phone QR Code

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