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What’s In The Stars

Aries (March 21 to April 19) Regarding your upcoming challenges, the Aries Lamb should very quickly size things up and allow you to make the best possible use of whatever resources you have. Taurus (April 20 to May 20) You rarely blame others for missteps that worked against you. This time you need to lay […]

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Beware of Urgent Phone Calls

Imagine this: Your grandmother or grandfather receives a call from someone who sounds like you, advising them you’re in legal trouble and need thousands of dollars right away. The caller says you need that money to get released from jail, or pay a fine for an accident you were involved in. The caller warns: Don’t […]

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Mom And Memory

by Peggy Goldtrap Remember the good old days? Weren’t they great? Saner? Safer? Remember when neighbors would leave the doors to their homes unlocked? Remember when most children said yes ma’am, no ma’am, and school began with a salute to the flag and even, the Lord’s Prayer? Peace and happiness reigned upon the whole country— […]

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Social Security’s Online Services

by Nick Moulton, Social Security District Manager in Port Orange There’s probably been a time in your life when you’ve wondered, “Can I do this online instead of visiting a Social Security office?” The answer is more than likely yes, and you can find more information about our online services at www.ssa.gov/onlineservices Online, you can […]

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Why Does My Dog Bite?

by Barry KuKes My recently departed dog Bear would bite on occasion when prompted. We did not want him to bite, and he was fine with my wife and me and our other dogs, but if you came into his yard uninvited and unaccompanied, you were doomed. We did our best to protect him from […]

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Don’t Be Fooled By ‘Prince Charming’— He (Or She’s) Really A Scammer

This week I want to talk about romance or sweetheart scams, which unfortunately occur when imposters pretend to be seeking love on social media, dating sites, or even in person, but their real love is swindling victims out of their money. This type of scam happens when the imposter smoothly seeks to build an emotional […]

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Ragdoll’s Gift

by Jason Goldtrap In 1990, my parents were living in a condo in Madison, Tennessee, a suburb of Nashville. Family connection has always been strong among my brothers and sister. We cherish our moments together, so we always gather for holidays. My mother enjoys holiday decorating and that year she’d gone all out with little […]

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Sit A Spell And Remember…

Once in a while, a child decides to ask how it was in the old days. The parent has to sit a spell and try to recall something worth talking about. It could be about finding the chalk, drawing the game plan on someone’s sidewalk, and having the neighbor kids come over for a game […]

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Documentary Stamps On Transfers Of Real Property

When a deed is recorded in the public records, documentary stamps are due. If there is no consideration, minimal documentary stamps are $70. But the term ‘consideration’ includes much more than money itself. The State of Florida Department of Revenue has a staff whose sole job is to search the public records for transactions that […]

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What’s In The Stars

Aries (March 21 to April 19) With change, don’t be surprised to find new facts emerging that could put another slant on a situation and offer you another choice. Think it through—then decide. Taurus (April 20 to May 20) There could be lingering problems from a previous matter that involved a decision you felt you […]

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