The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on December 5, 1997 · Page 25
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 25

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THE PALM BEACH POST FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5, 1997 3B Pilots to honor the Lost Patrol with fly-by salute 4 "i-irn, kNctfttilake Blvd. Shopping r " i sites Ttw . 1L Orange Blvd. "-'.T Persirriton Blvd. Orange & rove Blvd. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, in the "missing man" formation the traditional aviator salute to a fallen comrade. well as land," he said. j ' "I would hope that someday someone could recover those airplanes. Whether they do or not I don't know." J ; , The memorial program begins at 2 p.m. at the airport Navy Park is under the control tower at the end of Lee Wagener Boule-: vard. Call the historical association at (954) 3594400 for Like others with an interest in Flight 19, Dorman has his own theory. He believes a combination of bad weather and a shortage of fuel led to the disappearance. "I've flown in the Devil's Triangle many a time, but I've never had anything mysterious happen as other pilots have talked about I can tell you this, bad weather can rip an airplane apart at sea as all ? Okeechobee Blvd. Southern Blvd. LIN LAWSONStaff Artist The disappearance of the patrol 52 years ago popularized the Bermuda Triangle. By Chuck McGinness Palm Beach Post Staff Writer Wayne Dorman was 6 when a squadron of five World War II torpedo bombers flew east from Fort Lauderdale on a training exercise, never to be heard from again. Today, Dorman, a suburban Boynton Beach pilot, will take part in a memorial fly-by ceremony for the 14 crewmen of the Lost Patrol, whose disappearance 52 years ago popularized the mystery of the Bermuda Triangle. During the program, Dorman, West Palm Beach pilot Scott Groh and three buddies from Ocala will pass over Navy Park, on the west side of Fort people will be able to see them without leaving the tent It should be quite interesting," McElhiney said. Dorman, 58, took on the task of rounding up four pilots with World War II-era planes to join him. The five will be flying North America AT-6 trainers, which are replicas similar to the torpedo bombers of the Lost Patrol. Of the 15,000 AT-6s built during the war, only about 400 of the warbirds known as "pilot-makers" for their tricky maneuverability are left. "It's not that easy of an airplane to fly. If the training pilots didn't wash out in that plane, they went on to become fighter pilots and bomber pilots," Dorman said. Dorman, who lives at the Willis Gliderport off U.S. 441, bought his plane five years ago in Abilene, Texas, and flew it home. Built in 1943, the plane is worth about $125,000. Plans in for 4 plazas Tm sure Doman 111 have some emotional feelings about it That will be short-lived because I'll be flying and I have to watch what I'm doing," he said. The Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Historical Association conducts an event each year to remember Flight 19 and other servicemen who died in combat This is the first year the fly-by was added as a special honor, said President Allan McElhiney. "They're going to be in a location when they fly where the ft rvxmn in Acreage By Matt Mossman Palm Beach Post Staff Writer THE ACREAGE Looking for a pay phone in the Acreage? Good luck. In some areas, its a rv OiACuiu Retractable Awnings V J5.-8 Guardian glass 561-776-49971 20-minute drive while speed jng to the nearest one. " The Acreage isn't convenient .p consumers. No variety stores, ;gas stations, or pastry shops nothing that might offer a pay WiVMlM Willi 4! ; phone. . But that's about to change, ; Commercial development plans might sprout as many as four new .shopping sites in or near The Acreage. I The latest to hit the county ; planning office is a 2.8-acre site at ; Seminole Pratt-Whitney and Jforthlake Boulevard. Its owners, ratt Road Associates, asked the county to change the land-use ".designation from rural to com itl.Qs'n-;T'i!iX3SlM'i 'CD Tnercial. ! . The owners want to use the ' -site for 42,000 square feet of retail shops. That's enough room for a Igas station, or a small grocery ; store or several smaller shops, ; county planners estimate. ;t-. If approved, that development 2 DAYS ONLY! would join two other strip malls on Seminole Pratt-Whitney Road. At Orange Boulevard, a Publix is "planned as the major tenant on a 24-acre shopping site. Just south of Orange, a Winn-Dixie-anchored strip mall is under nrn savetavo construction on 10 acres of the Callery-Judge Groves, about a half-mile north of Sycamore MENS SP0RTC0ATS. DRESS SLACKS, DRESS SHIRTS & NECKWEAR Reg. 12.99-99.99. 'Eicludts G'eal vilje metchindise 1 Sjnubett' goll slacks 2 fop $20 MENS ROBERT ALAN SWISS ARMY SHORT Of 15 99 ea. Drive. save3C MISSES, PETITE I POSITIVELY PLUS HOLIDAY DRESSING Reg. 19 99-44 99. 29.99 MISSES ft PETITE SWEATER COATS Reg. 39 99. 29.99 MISSES ft PETITE ACTIVE SETS Reg. 39 99 & 49 99 i ... ,, I save25 ENTIRE STOCK CAPEZIO HANDBAGS Reg. 39.99. Zfor$30 TEMPTATIONS SHOES ' Reg. 21 99-24.99 or 16.99 ta. save30 WEST COAST FOOTWEAR Reg. 24.99-39 99 Sale 17.49-27.99. The fourth commercial development in the area was ap proved at Northlake Boulevard land the future extension of State 'Road 7. That's in West Palm Beach, close to The Acreage border. That site will have a ; Publix and some retail shops, and MENS ROBERT ALAN i HAGGAR LONG SLEEVE PLAID SHIRTS Reg. 21.99 & 37 99. ; there also are plans for a bank save30 ENTIRE STOCK MAIDENF0RM BRAS Reg. 15 00-26 00 save-ta7o nnn ; and gas station. saveouTo These three developments OCR ENTIRE STOCK MENS ACTIVEWEAR Reg 14 99-44 99. ;are further along than the site at i3Q saveouo ENTIRE STOCK ANNIE', EASY STREET i HUSHPUPPIES SHOES Reg 29 99-39 99 Sale 22.49-29.99. save$7 ENTIRE STOCK NIKE SHOES Reg 44 99-69 99. Sale 37.99-62.99. MISSES, PETITE i POSITIVELY PLUS CAREER BLOUSES Reg. 16.99-39.99. i25 Seminole Pratt-Whitney and ,' Northlake. County planners sent !the details to the Indian Trail improvement District this week save 070 ENTIRE STOCK SHAPEWEAR Reg. 10 00-42.00 nnn nnn ssveouo MENS FURNISHINGS, ACCESSORIES GIFTS Reg 4 99-55 99. 'Excludes Great Value merchandise & Mens Fragrances S3V3OU0 ' for comments. Indian I rail is the -only formal authority in The 0 saveuu7o MISSES & PETITE CASUAL CARDIGANS i LONG SLEEVE SWEATERS Reg. 24 99-29.99. ENTIRE STOCK WARM SLEEPWEAR ( ROBES Reg. 24 99-49 99. nnn JUNIOR BOYFRIEND SWEATERS Reg. 29 99. saveauo nnn nnn S3V8OU70 ENTIRE STOCK FRAMES t ALBUMS Reg. 5 99-29.99. save ou 70 savetU7o UPDATED & PETITE LONG SLEEVE WOVEN TOPS Reg. 24.99-29.99. save30 JUNIOR SOLID TWILL ft PLAID STRETCH PANTS Reg. 29 99. ENTIRE STOCK LAMPS ft LIGHTING Reg. 19 99-139 99. saveaino SELECTED LADIES WATCHES Reg. 19 99-34 99. 'Eirludes Anne Klem H In Cluborne Guess 4 fttebok S3VS3Q ACCENT' JEWELRY HAIR ACCESSORIES Reg 4.99-19 99 Acreage. ! "I need to see a plan before I saying anything and making and ; recommendations," Indian Trail i Manager John Bonde said. jMoffitt could ibe fined and i jlose her seat Ion city panel 19.99 nnn MISSES, PETITE ft POSITIVELY PLUS HOLIDAY SWEATERS Reg. 24 99-44.99. saveouo YOUNG MENS NOVELTY JEANS Reg. 29 99 ENTIRE STOCK THROWS ft PILLOWS Reg 5 99-54 99 savei nrn 19. SaV8O70 savatiro MISSES, PETITE i POSITIVELY PLUS UPDATE0 RELATED SEPARATES Reg 24 99-39 99 ea. pc. YOUNG MENS CORDUROY PANTS Reg 29 99. ENTIRE STOCK MINIBAGS Reg. 14.99-21 99. 20 PC. DINNERWARE SETS Reg. 49 99-89 99 'Excludes Ftstava( 19.99 MISSES. JUNI0R CORDUROY ITtT PETITE S . rpnsiTivriv pi m PANTS fll ATWKi 1T0CKMEN8 Reg. 34.99. t W Frof ii drs - nv t 'irtment. bci' -T --SWEATERS R i.t""T"0TEJWEB 49 99. tiV,l, a 49 99- "ft i' o km, i r - t ' I '3 1. 4y , - -, . FROM10-2 BRINCiVOUR CAMERA! SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6TH til iw'iV X Vv VIRTUAL (J!0'",' W X PETS Wrv-; L SUNSHINE From IB i police chief as soon as Hurley and jthe Rev. William Burrs were : sworn in on March 19. I Bailey said there was not ! enough evidence to let the jury consider a guilty verdict. A con-jviction would have carried a fine I of up to $500 and up to 60 days in ;jail, although jail time was un-: likely. j Bailey also acquitted Moffitt , of committing a crime by meeting 'with Hurley four days before ; Hurley took office. Although ! courts have ruled that the Sun-jshine Law applies to 'councilmembers-elect, those rul-Jings did not come in criminal leases. I Without criminal precedent, ; Bailey said he had to acquit Moffitt. Hurley was not indicted, j But the precedent does apply !to the noncriminal charge of unintentionally breaking the law, ; Bailey ruled. ; Lubin unsuccessfully argued that the case was "quasi-criminal" and should also be dismissed. '. Although Moffitt can't go to jail, she could still be fined up to ;$500, suffer humiliation and lose ;her council seat, Lubin said. Even if Bailey eventually rules ' Moffitt unintentionally broke the : law, it is unlikely the governor will remove her from office. . -! M,,, BEALILS Open Monday - Saturday 9-10, Sunday 9-7 Visit our internet site & on-line catalog at: www.beallsflorida.com DEPARTME NJt. SJjO R E JUPITER PORT ST. LUCIE ROYAL PALM BEACH LAKE WORTH STUART - Shoppes at Jupiter Town Center Southern Center Woodlake Plaza Cove Center U.S. Hwy 1 & INDIATOWN Rd. 10135 S. U.S. Highway 1 U.S. Hwy 441 & Southern Blvd. UkeWorthRoad Cove Road s Federal Hwy 5 561-747-4242 561-335-4542 561-790-1691 561-641-7883 561-223-8205 r

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