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      Commissioner’s Update

      Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse                           the only unit of the national conservation lands east of the   and programs to over 75,000 visitors annually, enjoyed by

      Outstanding Natural Area                           Mississippi River and the only site managed by the Bureau   students and ecotourists from around the globe. Another
                                                         of Land Management’s Eastern States. A celebration on May
                                                                                                           of the featured structures is the Tindall house, Palm Beach
                                                         8 honored the 10th anniversary of this designation.  County’s oldest known residence. A walk along the hardened
      By Commissioner                                      The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area   trail and boardwalk will take you through native and restored
      Hal Valeche                                        (JILONA) preserves over 5,000 years of Florida history,   Florida coastal habitats and tropical hardwood hammocks.
        T he   Ju pi t e r   In l e t                    Native American heritage, early river pioneer settlements,     The Florida Department of Environmental Protection
      Lighthouse is an iconic                            U.S. Lighthouse Service era, and World War II. The 156-foot   Greenways and Trails and the Florida Parks Service report
      symbol of the town as well                         lighthouse is the oldest existing structure in Palm Beach   that outdoor recreation is a major economic driver in this
      as an identifying feature                          County, dating from 1860, and continues as an active U.S.   state, employing more than information technology and
      in northern Palm Beach                             Coast Guard aid to maritime navigation.           aviation/aerospace industries combined. This industry
      County, and there is not a                           Sitting at the convergence of the Indian and Loxahatchee   contributes $58.6 billion annually for our economy and
      festival  around  where an                         Rivers, JILONA bears archaeological evidence of continuous   generates $3.5 billion in state and local tax revenue.
      artist has not depicted the                        Native American habitation from 3000 B.C. until 1763 A.D.     The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse Outstanding Natural Area
      majestic red brick edifice in                      The site earned a place on the National Register of Historic   is a unique and historically significant site, contributing an
      a painting or photograph.                          Places in 1973. It is home to four sensitive habitats and 26   annual local economic impact of more than $5 million. I
        This historical beacon of light  and  the surrounding   special status species.                    encourage you to visit and enjoy this jewel in North County.
      126 acres of natural lands on which it sits holds the proud     Through  a  partnership  with  the  Loxahatchee  River     As always, please contact me if I can be of assistance at
      designation as one of only three outstanding natural areas   Historical Society, JILONA offers interpretive exhibits, tours,   (561) 355-2201 or by email at
      in the entire United States. Designated by Congress in
      2008 to protect, conserve, and enhance the unique and
      nationally significant historical, natural, cultural, scientific,   It’s The Law!
      educational, scenic, and recreational values of the federal
      land surrounding the lighthouse for the benefit of present
      and future generations of people in the United States. It is   Did You Know That, In                 than one-half of the assets.
                                                           Florida…                                          A life insurance policy payable to a specific beneficiary
                                                                                                           is not a probate asset unless the policy is payable to the
      The Singles Scene from page 5                                                                        decedent’s estate. Otherwise, the life insurance proceeds pass
                                                           By Adam S. Gumson,                              directly to that beneficiary “outside of probate” (so no formal
      as ever! Revolution Dating’s “summer program for single   Esq.                                       court proceeding is necessary).
      adults” has been a huge success and is still in full bloom. The     Oral wills  are                    Shared parental responsibility means that both parents
      photos show just a glimpse of the events they have hosted   not recognized. A will                   are supposed to confer with each other about major decisions
      for their summer programs which including Paint and Wine   must be in writing and                    involving their child/children (i.e., on matters such as
      classes, Paddle Board and Kayak events, Toga Parties, Escape   witnessed with a number               education, religion or nonemergency medical needs).
      Rooms, and much more. There is no reason to spend the   of prescribed formalities                      Jupiter Law Center is a private neighborhood law firm
      summer alone when you have Revolution as your resource   in order to be accepted                     located in the Jupiter Creek Professional Center, 1102 W.
      for exclusive and upscale dating and events. The Summer   by the court. Hint: Don’t                  Indiantown Road, Suite 7, Jupiter, (561) 744 - 4600, www.
      of Love is alive and thriving and love is in the air for all   let the testator/testatrix   The firm provides peace of mind by
      ages and the smiles tell a lovely story! Simply “just say no”   (the person signing the              solving problems with integrity and compassion in the areas
      to online dating and make your appointment to meet with   will) sign outside of the                  of estate planning (wills and trusts, powers of attorney, health
      Kelly and her team of Cupids! Due to the huge rise in taken   presence of the witnesses and/or notary!  care surrogates, living wills, probate estates, succession
      and engaged couples, the club is in very high demand this     In a divorce, the process of dividing the real and   planning, contracts and purchase/sale agreements), family
      summer! Appointments are filling up quickly! Call the main   personal property that has been acquired during the   law (divorce, paternity, child support and time sharing,
      hotline now at 561-630-XOXO (9696)! You could be next!   marriage is called equitable distribution. Since equitable   alimony, property distribution, modifications, collaborative
      Have no fear, your summer                            means fair, the distribution of the property does not always   law, pre/post nuptial agreements) and real estate (community
      LOVE is waiting for you!                             result in a 50/50 division because there are numerous   association law, residential and commercial transactions,
                                                           reasons why one party or the other would get more or less   deeds, closings).

                               Connections are always
                               made when you are meeting
      This intimate Paint and Wine   like-minded singles!
      event was fun and flirty!  #SayNOtoOnlineDating


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      Amateur painters and talented clients showed off their creativity
      at this interactive class.                                    Your Money Isn’t.

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                                                                                                                         P I S   r e
                                                                         Financial Advisor
                                                                         1851 W Indiantown Rd Ste 106
                                                                         Jupiter, FL 33458
      Revolution Dating members know that everything is better           561-748-7600
      in TWOs!
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