Shirley Kabet

Good News for Dog People

Remember Doggy Bags?This information is taken from the Highlands News-Sun, Friday June 15.  The by-line is Suzanne Sigmund. Mz. Sigmund was researching the restaurants in Highlands County that allowed patrons to bring their dogs.  We’re not referring to  service animals here, but regular pets.  She found several restaurants in Sebring that allow dogs in their…

Winners and Losers at Sevens

A nice sized crowd came out of the heat to play Sevens on Monday, June 11.  This simple card/dice/poker chip game has really caught on with the summer residents.  An initial investment of $2 yields a couple hours of fun and frustration, plus an ice cream bar afterwards.  The next scheduled Sevens game is on…

Update on July 4

Hurray for the Red White, and Blue!  If there is a retirement community anywhere in Florida with more rah-rah patriotic spirit than Tanglewood I do not know where it is.  Be proud! The traditional Golf Cart Parade will start out from the Clubhouse at 9 AM.  Veterans – we want you up front. As you…

Who Likes Fried Chicken?

Who doesn’t like fried chicken?  Especially on the Fourth of July?  Well, listen up!  The Pot Luck just got better! Hometown America has graciously agreed to furnish the fried chicken for the evening Pot Luck!  Thank you Tammy!  The rest of us will provide the salads, baked beans, rolls, green bean casseroles, veggies, and desserts.  If…

TWRT Announces Its Summer Contest(s)

While you’re just sitting around waiting for the rain to stop, you may as well be doing something fun and productive.  For example, playing one of our two summer games. Game Number One:  Find the little icon.  We’ve run this contest the past two years, and it’s really quite easy.  You will be looking through…

Outdoor Banners – You Want One? Sure!

Show Your PrideGary Walker and the Outdoor Decorating Committee are once again taking orders for the outdoor banners that hang all over the community.  You can see around the Circle banners dedicated to individual servicemen and women, as well as all the branches of the Armed Forces. These flags are two-sided and weather resistant.  You…

Why We Are Here

Thursday, April 19.  These stats are from today’s newspaper: Boston;  High,  44 – Low  37  Rain Buffalo;  High 36 – Low 29  Snow Chicago;  High 46 –  Low 30  Sunny Columbus Ohio;  High 48 – Low  32  Snow Hartford Ct;  High 44 – Low 33  Rain Philadelphia;  High 56 – Low 66  Rain Milwaukee;  High…

Bongo’s

There’s a new Latin Ameican restaurant in town.  The menu changes daily. The real Cuban sandwich was delicious, the price starts around $6.99 and up. They use a lot of local produce and meats. They also have char broiled pork chops with sherry wine sauce and a coconut mahi mahi with bay scallops. Check out…

TMAC Minutes, March 2018

The TMAC meeting was called to order by Chair, Bruce Eberly at 3:00 p.m. in the Tanglewood Club House.  The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance and prayer.  Estimated number in the audience was 15. Roll Call was taken by the secretary, Donna Scorse.  There was a legal quorum. Minutes from February’s meeting were…