Shirley Kabet

Veterans Wanted

After last week’s Veterans’ Picnic, there have been questions from some of the newer residents about how to join. The Vets meet, usually on the Veranda, the first Monday of the month, at 9:00.  Al Zwerk is the man to see to pay your yearly dues of $10, call Al at 863-386-0394.  All Services are…

Veterans’ Picnic

The weather cooperated and the Tanglewood Veterans enjoyed a fine day for a chicken picnic.  Over 70 residents came together to eat chicken tenders, cole slaw and potato salad, catered by Publix. For some of these seniors, it was nearly the first time they’d been out in the sunshine with friends in over a year. …

Vaccination Clinic Helps 100

Some people were disappointed that the Covid-19 vaccine wasn’t the one-shot Johnson & Johnson, but the Pfizer instead.  Well, you get what’s offered.  There was some problem with the delivery of the J&J, so the other vaccine was substituted. It’s reputed to have a higher efficiency rate anyway. But the mini-clinic was run very well. …

Medicare Alphabet Soup

(Editor’s Note:  This column was submitted by Sharon Weatherhead, a Tanglewood resident.  She is an independent Medicare insurance agent.) Let’s review some of the popular Medicare acronyms. This will help you make better sense of what type of Medicare coverage is available. PDP – is a stand-alone prescription drug plan which provides coverage for Medicare…

2021 Tree of Honorees

Tanglewood is proud to announce the newest “leaves” on the Tree of Honor!  Each of these residents proved her or himself to be Above and Beyond worthy of recognition. First:  Phil and Anna May Chafe   The Chafes moved into Tanglewood and got to work immediately.  Phil became known as the go-to guy for Coffee…

Maryland Fried Chicken

The newest expansion of the Maryland Fried Chicken restaurant has landed close by, at 3750 US 27 North, that’s in the Fairmount Cinema Square next to B Lov-lee.  For take out, call ahead to 863 658 2912. They have a large menu, beyond the fried chicken they’re known for. You can order anything from one…