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      Happenings from page 8                             of children and their families,” through
      Treasure Coast Fashion Night                       the performing arts.
                                                           “My goal in life is to help other people
      Brings Big City Flavor To                          build their confidence,” says cosmetic
                                                         surgeon Dr. Avron Lipshitz, one of the
      Stuart                                             show’s sponsors. “StarStruck does this
                                                         for students and parents all over our
        Flagler Place in downtown Stuart will evoke big city fashion   community, so I am proud to support
      at this year’s Treasure Coast Fashion Night (TCFN) on Nov.   StarStruck and give back.”
      16. The charitable event will benefit StarStruck Academy and     Lipshitz, who owns Athena Plastic                Billy Stiger, JD Lewis, Jr. and Stephen
      Theatre. Sponsors include Athena Plastic Surgery, Dr. Sohl’s   Surgery in Stuart, should know. His  Erin and Elizabeth Weinberg at  Leighton at Treasure Coast Fashion Night
      Implant and Cosmetic Dentistry and Engel and Völkers.  waking  hours  are  spent creating  Treasure Coast Fashion Night 2016  2016
        Inspired by New York Fashion Week, models clad in the   confidence by helping his clients present
      latest designs by bespoke menswear designer, Catou Wear, and   their best selves to the world.       gives young people a platform to develop character, confidence
      resort wear by Joanne Snodgrass of Nouvelle Palm Beach, will     Event sponsor Dr. Michael Sohl of Implant and Cosmetic   and direction so they may enthusiastically contribute to the future
      showcase the latest “must-haves” for the sharp-dressed Treasure   Dentistry in Stuart specializes in creating beautiful smiles; he   of Martin County.”
      Coast man and woman.                               also knows the importance of helping young people put their     Catou Wear has shown in New York and Paris Fashion Week
        The runway walks will be complemented by a student   best foot forward in life.                    and specialized in men’s tailored suits. Nouvelle Palm Beach
      performance from StarStruck Academy and Theatre. Fitting,     “Supporting the Treasure Coast Fashion Night event to benefit   won designer of the year in Phoenix Fashion week and has had
      since this year’s Treasure Coast Fashion Night will benefit the   StarStruck is one of the unique ways that we are involved with   its Kimini accessory featured on the Today Show and QVC.
      nonprofit center, the mission of which is to “enhance the lives   our local community,” Sohl said. “The StarStruck organization     This season’s hottest collection from not-yet-announced New
                                                                                                           York City designer will also be unveiled on the catwalk. Stay
       Treasure Coast Outdoors                                                                             tuned to Treasure Coast Fashion Night’s Facebook page for
                                                                                                           updates.
                                                                                                             Tickets are available but limited and may be purchased at
      By Jim Weix                                        Fund president said Dillon played a role in the deployment of   www.tcfashionnights.com or the Treasure Coast Fashion Night
        The Martin County                                many artificial reefs along the Treasure Coast.   Facebook page. Ticket prices are: $60 for front row ($75 at the
      Artificial Reef Fund (MCAC)                          Editor’s note: Jim Weix is an avid hunter, angler, and   door), $50 for preferred ($60 at the door), and $25 for general
      added the newest artificial                        conservationist, as                               admission.
      reef to Martin County. The                         well as an outdoor                                  Tickets may also be purchased at: Athena Plastic Surgery at
      tugboat they sank, known as                        writer.  Jim  was                                 903 S.E. Monterey Commons Blvd.; Dr. Michael Sohl Implant
      the Penobscot, is their latest                     recently inducted                                 and Cosmetic Dentistry, 853 S.E. Monterey Commons Blvd.;
      addition to more than a mile                       into the Wisconsin                                or StarStruck Academy and Theatre, 2101 S. Kanner Highway.
      of reefs they’ve created.                          W aterfowl                                          Msebenzi Masondo, real estate advisor with event sponsor
        The tugboat is now part of                       Association’s Hall                                Engel & Völkers, promises “an event unlike any other seen on
      a mile long stretch of artificial                  of Fame for his work                              the Treasure Coast.”
      reefs that the MCAC has been                       in helping restore                                  Patrons of a previous Fashion Night event said they felt
      building for 16 years. MCAC scuttled the 60-foot-tall boat and   thousands of acres                  transported for the evening to New York City, Masondo said.
      let it fill with water to allow it to sink naturally.  of wetlands. He is                            “We will have fun and we are raising money, so I hope a lot of
        Ted and Lynne Glasrud were the primary donors for the   a Broker Associate                         people attend!” Use #TCFN on social media to follow the event.
      project and named the reef the Brause Girls Reef for their   with  The Keyes                         Mark Your Calendars:
      three granddaughters Jessica, Madison, and Allison Brause.   Company. He can                         Treasure Coast Fashion Night, Friday, Nov. 16
      Previously the Glasruds donated the funds to deploy the   be reached at (772)                        VIP Cocktail Hour, 7 to 8 p.m.
      Glasrud Reef.                                      341-2941 or by                                    Fashion Show, 8 to 10 p.m.
        This new reef also honors the late diver Kerry Dillon. A plague   email:  jimweix@                 Flagler Place
      will be mounted on the lower bridge. John Burke, MCAC Reef   jimweix.com.                            201 S.W. Flagler Ave., Stuart

        Pet Matters


        For The Love Of Animals                          sick Yorkie and the injured kitten did not survive, despite our best     Furry Friends is all
                                                                                                            This is what
                                                         efforts. This is the reality of what we do every single day, no matter
        by Pat Deshong, President of                     how hard we try to turn an uncertain future into a happy ending for   about…rescuing,
        Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic                   each furry life that comes through our doors.    rehabilitating, and
        & Ranch                                             Now, more than ever, we need your help. Whatever the reason   giving homeless
           "For the Love of Animals"                     (spay/neuter laws going unheeded, personal schedules no longer   companion animals
        features real stories happening                  accommodating furry family members, Fluffy or Scruffy not invited   their best future…
        at Furry Friends in Jupiter. We                  along for a move to a new state, etc.) the spaces between our shelter   no matter how long
        are The Humane Society of                        walls are filled with hopeful eyes yearning for homes, laps, and love   it takes to find it.
        Greater Jupiter/Tequesta and the                 to call their own.                               We have many  Mr. Big and Star saved by Furry Friends
        only no-kill shelter open to the                    Please consider adopting from Furry Friends and truly saving   wonderful dogs and  from the streets of Broward County and
        public in northern Palm Beach                    a life. And if you are unable to adopt, we appeal to you to donate,   cats in our shelter  from euthanasia
        County. We’ve been rescuing,                     volunteer or foster for our organization. We need you. Most of all,   and invite you to
        rehabilitating, re-homing and                    our furry friends need you.                      come visit us six days a week.  Our hours are Monday through
        providing a safe harbor for                                                                       Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
        the homeless animals in our                                                                          Furry Friends depends on the generous support from donors
        community for more than 30                                                                        like you.  Without Furry Friends, the future of the many animals
        years. Our not for profit 501c3 organization consists of our Jupiter                              we save would be uncertain.  Thank you for donating and helping
        based adoption center, veterinary clinic (open to the public), thrift                             us continue our animal saving mission.
        storee, and Palm City ranch.
           This month’s Pet Matters is about sharing a day in the life of                                  Ways to donate (tax ID #59-2111273):
        saving lives. No two days are ever the same and many are more                                      1.  Mail a check made payable to Furry Friends to 401
        difficult than the one before.                                                                         Maplewood Drive, Ste. 8, Jupiter, FL 33458.
           The animal rescue appeals we receive are never-ending and it’s                                  2.  Visit www.furryfriendsadoption.org
        easy for our spirits to dampen when we hear the plight of countless                                3.  Call  us with your credit card information  at
        animals in need. But we are steadfast in our mission to help as                                        561.747.5311 ext. 1
        many as we can. We know, in most instances, that their options are                                   “Your donation creates the possibilities to make
        severely limited and the clock is ticking.                                                         miracles happen for our Furry Friends”
           Wednesday, September 12, while not unprecedented in terms of
        our responsive action, certainly stood out as a day for orchestrating   These two pups are safe from Hurricane Florence
        plans, impacting geographies, and making difficult decisions.   and available for adoption at Furry Friends         Visit our ADOPTION CENTER
        Throughout the day, we:
           • Pulled a critically sick Yorkie from a high-kill shelter in Miami.   Sponsors and Vendors still being          401 Maplewood Drive, Ste. 10
           • Made room at our ranch in Palm City for several large dogs           accepted for our 4th Annual           Adopt a Furry Friend and save 20% off our
        from Horry County, South Carolina, due to the threat of impending         Hang 20 Surf Dog Classic                 already low priced adoption fees
        Hurricane Florence.                                                                                                  We have puppies and kittens!
           • Took in a severely injured kitten from Jupiter, whose crushed                                                    Expires October 31, 2018
        spine rendered her back legs limp and useless.
           • Worked with a rescue partner to save two nine-year-old Yorkies                                             Visit our THRIFT STORE
        from a homeless woman in Broward County. The homeless owner                                                      615 W. Indiantown Road
        was threatening to leave her life-long pets on the streets because a                                Furniture, Art, Household Goods, Clothes, Shoes & More!
        local shelter told her they would euthanize them upon admittance.
        While she knew the streets were a terrible choice, she felt they might                                     Buy one item, get one 50% off
        at least get a chance at help from someone versus facing certain                                               (Excludes furniture and artwork)
        death.                                                                                                          Expires October 31, 2018
           All of this happened in one day, in addition to us servicing 73
        clients at our full-service veterinary clinic and caring for our almost                                       Visit our VETERINARY CLINIC
        250 shelter dogs and cats, located at our Jupiter Adoption Center,                                             401 Maplewood Drive, Ste. 8
 Did you know we are building a new adoption center & veterinary hospital in Jupiter? We’re asking for your financial   Palm City Ranch, or in our foster program.  Wyndham Grand Jupiter at   $20 office exam fee ($28 savings)
 support as we make plans to better serve the community and the many homeless animals needing loving forever homes.      For the two Yorkies from Broward County and the dogs we   Harbourside Place  For more Hang 20 Surf Dog    We sell Canna Pet! $59.95 for 10 ML bottle (regularly
 Visit our website at www.furryfriendsadoption.org for more details.  rescued from the path of Hurricane Florence, they are now safe in   122 Soundings Avenue,   Classic information, visit www.
        our care. They have been checked medically by our Furry Friends   Jupiter, FL  33477  furryfriendsadoption.org  $79.95... you save $20!) Offer expires October 31, 2018
        veterinarians and are available for adoption. Sadly, the critically
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