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Lost and Found
BIG REWARD! Lost in Feb. 2017, off Scenic Ct., Cheshire. Besenji, female, 43 lbs. "Sondrine" 203-592-6457

Automotive

Automobiles
WLFD - New Stainless Steel Exhaust system for 2009 Dodge Challenger, 200 miles on it, complete with 4 mufflers, $2,500. 1995 Ford Thunderbird, $2000, 2004 Jeep Wrangler, $2000, Suzuki motorcycle $1200, 203-430-1623

Automobiles
MERIDEN - 2003 Ford Taurus, dependable, runs and looks great, fully loaded. $1,499. 860-309-6380.

Autos Wanted
CASH PAID - For any Toyota any condition, running or not, crashed okay. Will consider other makes and models. (203) 600-4431.

Featured Automotive Dealers

Jobs

Help Wanted
Large greenhouse growing operation looking for repair & construction apprentice. Must have a strong mechanical aptitude & the ability to work independently while following instruction. FT position-will train the right candidate. Apply in person-ask for Phil. Geremia Greenhouse 415 Barnes Road Wallingford, CT 06492

Help Wanted
Managing Director RJ Media Group is a 5th generation, family owned media company operating in Central Connecticut and Southeastern Connecticut/Southern Rhode Island. We publish 2 daily newspapers, 7 community weeklies, 2 websites and employ 125 people in two locations. We are seeking a dynamic leader who is motivated to play a key role shaping the newest division of our company, HOMEBASE Digital. HOMEBASE will be a full-service digital agency, offering marketing solutions that fuel business growth in our communities. This leader on our senior management team will help build our strategic plan for HOMEBASE and then execute the strategy. He/she will be actively involved in sales and fulfillment as they build out the team to align with our growth. For a seasoned digital media executive with an entrepreneurial mindset who wants to be a part of a fast-moving company focused on growth, without the corporate grind, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! The Managing Director will be responsible for leading the agency team, including revenue generation, post-sale fulfillment, training, market research, customer service, vendor review/selection and the P&L. He/she will assist and coach the sales force in effectively selling digital media campaigns. The Managing Director will also proactively identify new digital sales opportunities as well as ensure optimum advertiser performance with online campaigns. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Create the annual HOMEBASE Digital revenue and expense budgets. Lead marketing efforts for HOMEBASE Digital to increase brand awareness in support of sales goals. Maintain awareness of local competitors in the marketplace, always striving to improve the competitive position of HOMEBASE Digital. Manage direct and indirect reports to achieve revenue/expense budgets and other goals. Stay abreast of regional and national trends via involvement in industry associations and other relevant groups. Attend community and professional events as necessary. SALES FUNCTIONS Lead revenue generation activities at the senior level, prospect for new business and work through the sales process to close business. Develop & sell HOMEBASE products and programs, demonstrating value to new and existing customers. Ensure HOMEBASE Digital media consultants meet or exceed monthly digital sales goals, anticipating any challenges, and working with sales team and other sales management to determine strategies to overcome possible shortfalls. Provide support, coaching, training and digital product information to sales team. FULFILLMENT FUNCTIONS Maintain a customer-first environment with a proactive commitment to internal and external customer service. Manage campaign performance and advertiser satisfaction throughout the campaign. Manage retention efforts to ensure customers are not lost while acquiring new accounts. Maintain awareness of trends in campaign fulfillment and adjust HOMEBASE Digital fulfillment structure to meet changes in sales volume and industry advances. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS College degree required. Five years digital media management experience, with social media skills required. Computer skills required, including strong proficiency in Microsoft Office. PERSONAL PROFILE Comfortable with a player/coach position, especially in the early stages. Possess high degree of business and personal integrity. Ability to drive others to achieve desired performance objectives. Technologically savvy with a keen interest in all things digital. Ability to manage and interpret data. Results oriented with an understanding of profit & loss, ROI & pricing sensitivity. Organized, efficient and able to meet deadlines. Ability to work cooperatively with coworkers and managers. Must possess a valid driver's license and reliable transportation. Good verbal and written communication skills, including spelling, punctuation and grammar. If this sounds like your next job, email resume, cover letter & salary requirements to Liz White at lwhite@rjmediagroup.com. RJ Media Group is an EOE

Help Wanted
WLFD-WANTED-Person for driveway snow removal, snow blowers only - No plows, must be ins. 203-265-0342

Legals

Legal Notices
LEGAL NOTICE DURHAM-MIDDLEFIELD INTERLOCAL AGREEMENT ADVISORY BOARD The Durham-Middlefield Interlocal Agreement Advisory Board will hold a public hearing on Thursday, December 28, 2017at 8:00 p.m. in the Durham Public Library Meeting Room, 7 Maple Avenue on proposed Rules of Operation for the Durham-Middlefield Transfer Station. At this hearing interested persons may appear and be heard and written communications will be received. A copy of the proposed rules is on file in the Offices of the Town Clerk, Durham and Middlefield for public inspection and is posted on the Town of Durham and the Town of Middlefield web sites. Dated in Durham/Middlefield Connecticut this 15th day of December 2017. Durham-Middlefield Interlocal Advisory Board 78322 Dom DeVecchio, Chairman

Legal Notices
TOWN OF NORTH HAVEN ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the North Haven Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., at the Mildred A. Wakeley Community & Recreation Center, 7 Linsley Street, in Room #1 at which time and place opportunity will be given to those who wish to be heard relative to the following applications: 1. #17-13 Application of Erik Scaranuzzo, Applicant & Owner, relative to 2350 Ridge Road, (Map 77, Lot 42), per Section 8.13.2.5.4, re- questing a variance to locate a storage building in front of the rear building line of a house. R-40 Zoning District. 2. #17-14 Application of John Paul Garcia, Applicant, Suzanne Hopkins, Owner, relative to 8 Justine Drive, (Map 19, Lot 35), per Section 2.1.1.9, requesting a side yard varience of 14' to permit a side yard setback of 11' where 25' is required. R-40 Zoning District. 3. #17-15 Application of Cumberland Farms, Inc., Applicant, Prime Bank, Own- er, relative to 146 Washington Avenue, (Map 73, Lot 34) and 5 Monroe Street (Map 73, Lot 35), per Section 8.5.3.4 (2), requesting a variance of 61.2' to permit a driveway 88.8' from a street inter- section where 150' is required from Washington Avenue to the Monroe Street driveway; and re- questing a variance of 69.5' to permit a driveway, 80.5' from a street intersection where 150' is required from Monroe Street to the southerly Washington Avenue driveway; and requesting a var- iance of 27.2' to permit a drive way 122.8' from a street intersec- tion where 150' is required from Blakeslee Avenue to the northerly Washington Avenue driveway. Al- so, per Section, 8.11.3, request- ing a variance of 2.2' to permit an automobile service station 497.8' from a park/playground where 500' is required. CB-20 Zoning District. 4. #17-17 Application of Washington Auto Land, LLC, Applicant & Owner, relative to 499 Washington Ave- nue, (Map 95, Lot 8), per Section 8.11.4.1, requesting a lot area variance of 963 square feet to permit a lot area of 99,037 square feet where 100,000 square feet is required for automotive sales; and per Section 8.11.4.2., re- questing a lot width variance of 50' to permit a lot width of 200' where 250' is required for auto- motive sales. IL-30 Zoning District. Donald Clark, Secretary 78483

Legal Notices
NOTICE OF SPECIAL TOWN MEETING TOWN OF NORTH HAVEN DECEMBER 21, 2017 A special town meeting of the electors and citizens qualified to vote in town meetings of the Town of North Haven, Connecticut, will be held in the upstairs conference room #1 of the North Haven Town Hall, 18 Church Street, North Haven, Connecticut, on Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 5:00 P.M. for the following purposes: 1. To consider, discuss and act upon the recommendations of the Board of Finance and the Board of Selectmen: (a) To appropriate $2,000,000 for the milling and paving of Town roadways. The project shall consist of milling and removal of waste materials, paving and materials, installation of manholes and drainage risers, traffic protection, including signage and police and flag personnel. The appropriation may be spent for design, demolition and construction costs, equipment, furnishings, materials, site improvements, survey costs, architects' fees, engineering fees, other consultants' fees, legal fees, net temporary interest and other financing costs, and other expenses related to the project. (b) To issue bonds or notes of the Town in an amount not to exceed $2,000,000; to provide that the amount of bonds or notes authorized to be issued shall be reduced by any grants received for the project; (c) To issue temporary notes of the Town in amount not to exceed $2,000,000 in anticipation of such bonds or notes; (d) To determine or authorize the First Selectman and the Treasurer of the Town to determine the amounts, dates, interest rates, maturities, redemption provisions, form and other details of the bonds or notes; and to perform all other acts which are necessary or appropriate to issue the bonds or notes; (e) To take such action to allow temporary advances of available funds which the Town reasonably expects will be reimbursed from the proceeds of borrowings; and to authorize the First Selectman and the Treasurer to bind the Town pursuant to such representations and covenants as they deem necessary or advisable in order to maintain the continued exemption from federal income taxation of interest on the bonds or notes authorized by the resolution if issued on a tax-exempt basis, including covenants to pay rebates of investment earnings to the United States in future years; (f) To authorize the First Selectman and the Treasurer to make representations and enter into written agreements for the benefit of holders of the bonds or notes to provide secondary market disclosure information, which agreements may include such terms as they deem advisable or appropriate in order to comply with applicable laws or rules pertaining to the sale or purchase of such bonds or notes; (g) To authorize the First Selectman, the Treasurer and other proper officers of the Town to take all other action which is necessary or desirable to complete the project and to issue bonds or notes to finance the aforesaid appropriation. Dated at North Haven, Connecticut, this 7th day of December, 2017. BOARD OF SELECTMEN: Michael J. Freda, William J. Pieper, Sally J. Buemi 78758

Legal Notices
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CT LEGAL NOTICE The Wallingford Planning and Zoning Commission, at their meeting of Monday, December 11, 2017, voted to take the following action: They voted to approve: 1. Site plan for a 703 sq.ft. accessory apart- ment for

Probate Notices
STATE OF MAINE Penobscot County Probate Court 97 Hammond Street Bangor, Maine 04401-4996 Docket A-2017-019 NOTICE: PETITION FOR TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS LEGAL NOTICE TO: Hiram Castro NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT: 1. Pursuant to 18-A MRSA §9-204, Laura Vina Pelletier, 1473 Hudson Road, Glenburn, Maine 04401, has petitioned to terminate your parental rights in regard to Melaney Alexis Castro, born November 26, 2010. 2. The court finds that Hiram Castro cannot with due diligence be served by any of the prescribed methods of service and his whereabouts are unknown and cannot be ascertained by reasonable and due diligence. 3. A hearing on the Petition for Termination of Parental Rights of Hiram Castro will be held on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Penobscot County Probate Court, 97 Hammond Street, Bangor, ME 04401-4996 for Hiram Castro and petitioner to appear and be heard. 4. An Order terminating Hiram Castro's parental rights will divest Hiram Castro of all legal rights, powers, privileges, immunities, duties and obligations to each other as parent and child, except inheritance rights, and would divest Hiram Castro of all right s to receive notice of, participate in or object to adoption proceedings. 5. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Hiram Castro appear and defend the cause and file a written response to the Petition by delivering it in person or by mailing it to: Register of Probate, 97 Hammond Street, Bangor, ME 04401-4996, and by mailing it to Petitioner at her address on or before January 9, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. 6. Hiram Castro is entitled to legal counsel in these proceedings. If Hiram Castro wants an attorney, but is unable to afford one, he should contact the Probate Court at (207)942-8769 as soon as possible to request appointed counsel. WARNING to HIRAM CASTRO: If you fail to file a response wihin the time stated above, or if after you file a response, you fail to appear at hearing, a judgment may, in your absence, be entered against you for the relief requested. It is further ORDERED that this Order be published in the Record Journal, a newspaper published at Meriden, Connectiicut, once a week, for three (3) successive weeks. Dated: November 30, 2017 /s/M. Ray Bradford, Jr. Judge of Probate Dated: November 30, 2017 A true copy of the original. Attest: /s/Renee M. Stupak Register of Probate Publication: December 8, 15, 22, 2017

Probate Notices
WALLINGFORD NOTICE TO CREDITORS ESTATE OF Julie A. Butler, AKA Julie Ann Butler, (17-00568) The HON. PHILIP A. WRIGHT, Jr., Judge of the Court of Probate, District of Wallingford Probate Court, by decree dated December 11, 2017, ordered that all claims must be presented to the fiduciary at the address below. Failure to promptly present any such claim may result in the loss of rights to recover on such claim. MARY REDMAN, Clerk The fiduciary is: Jeffrey Butler c/o Richard H. Gee, Jr., Esq., 339 Main Street P O Box 4102 Yalesville, CT 06492 79144

Merchandise

Appliances
MERIDEN - Large front loading washer for sale, $100 runs well. Call 203-903-6427

Appliances
AFFORDABLE - Used Dryers, washers, fridges, stoves, repairs available. Wallingford, 475-201-9001.

Furniture
WLFD - In time for entertaining. Solid wood dining table & 4 chairs. excellent condition, 58x38 plus lrg. leaf. two tone stain $300. 203-269-8078

Misc For Sale
WALLINGFORD - Kirby Vacuum with accessories $1,200 call Eugene 203-430-1623

Misc For Sale
The Record Journal will be happy to accept your free ad by mail only. You can place a free ad for stuff given away for free; lost and found pets or items; for "1" item of merchandise, for less than $100. Ads will run for 7 days. Items for sale cannot be repeated. Ads will be published at the discretion of the publisher when space allows. Please mail your ad to: The Record Journal, 500 South Broad St., Meriden, CT 06450.

Misc For Sale
MERIDEN - 7 foot Slate Pool Table. Includes dust cover, cue sticks, and wall mount rack. $500. For more info call: 203-530-5164

Music Instrum Instru
Violin / Viola Lessons in Plantsville (Southington) Call Lindsey: (860) 378-7944

Music Instrum Instru
Music By Roberta Perform + Instruct Voice lessons - all ages +levels,piano beginner-interm. (203) 630-9295.

Snowblowers Thrower
WALLINGFORD - Snow Blower, 6 speed, Craftman, 9 Horsepower, tecumseh engine, Electric Start, $450. 203-269-3837

SportingGoods Health
PISTOL PERMIT Certification, small groups or private classes, 1 session only, $120. (203) 415-1144

Wanted to Buy
DEE'S ANTIQUES Buying Collectibles, Jewelry & Silver. China, Glass, Military, Musical. Anything old & unusual. Single item to an estate. 203-235-8431.

Wanted to Buy
AARON'S BUYING Old Machinist Tools, Lathes, Bench Tools Hand Tools, Much More. (203) 525-0608

Wanted to Buy
ANTIQUES - Always buying old; Toys, military, jewelry, art, watches, musical instruments, signs, arcade games, cameras, pre 1970 sports memorabilia, plus more. One item or entire estate contents. Call 860-718-5132.

Wanted to Buy
ALWAYS BUYING CASH PAID Vintage Electronics, Musical Instruments, Amps, Ham Equipment, HiFi, Radios, CB, Guitars, Audio Equipment, Antiques. 860-707-9350

Wanted to Buy
***NEED EXTRA CASH?*** Always buying coins, gold, silver, antiques, collectibles, estate & broken or unwanted jewelry. Live auction & estate services avail. Rick's Antiques & Coins, 428 N. Colony Rd., Rt. 5, Wlfd. 203-269-9888. www.ricksantiques andcoins.com

Wanted to Buy
1,2,3 Items or an Estate CA$H Todd Shamock 203-494-1695 ESTATE SALE SERVICE Costume Jewelry, Antiques, paintings, Meriden-made items.

Wanted to Buy
1-2 ITEMS Silverware, China, Glass. Furniture, 50's Items. Whole Estates 203 238-3499

Wanted to Buy
ALL CASH FOR MILITARY ITEMS 203-237-6575

WoodFuel Htng Equip
FALL SPECIAL Tree Length Firewood 203-238-2149

WoodFuel Htng Equip
SEASONED FIREWOOD Approximately 18" long, full cord, $200. 1/2 cord, $125.00 203-294-1775 lavignestreeservicellc.com

WoodFuel Htng Equip
CLEANEST SEASONED FIREWOOD IN CT, $200/cord del. Discounts over 4/ picked up. Special order hickory & cherry. Call Mike (203) 631-2211

Pets

Pets for Sale
English & French Bulldogs $850+; Yorkie Maltese, Shih-tzu, Mini Schnauzer $650+; Labs, Rotties; $550+; Dobermans $950+; (860) 828-7442

Pets for Sale
They're here! CHRISTMAS PUPPIES! Purebred Maltese, male and Female available, $900 ea. 860.259.8233

Real Estate

Apartments for Rent
Ask About SPECIALS - 1 BD apartments $800 /mo. Free Heat, HW & Elec. Ask about our pet policy. Newly renovated! Sec. dep. req. 203-639-4868

Apartments for Rent
NEW HAVEN - 5 rooms, 2 BR, first floor, freshly painted, off street parking, no utilities except water, 650 credit score or greater, lease & security, $1100/mo. 203-239-7657

Apartments for Rent
PLANTSVILLE - Near I-84, 1.5 rm eff. apt., $160wk incl. heat, HW, AC, appli, Sec. dep., refs. req'd. smoke free (860) 620-0025.

Apartments for Rent
A PUBLISHER'S NOTICE All Real Estate advertised in this newspaper is subject to the State and Federal Fair Housing Acts which make it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation, or discrimination, or any intention to make any such preference or limitation, based on race, color, religion, sex, familial status, national origin, handicap, ancestry, marital status, age, lawful source of income and sexual orientation. This newspaper will not knowingly accept any advertising for real estate which is in violation of the law.

Apartments for Rent
WLFD-Centally located 2nd fl, 2 BD, carpeting, front & back porches, hkups, basement, gas heat, stove/refrig, no pets, sec. $895.00 860-575-4915

Apartments for Rent
MERIDEN - 2BR, 2nd fl. $900/mo +1 mo sec. no smoke/pets. Back-ground/credit check fee $45 Sec. 8 or rent asst. welcome. Call Mark 203-213-2075

Apartments for Rent
MERIDEN - 1 BR, 4 rms, Parker Ave, quiet location, off st prkg. No pets/smkg. $800. 203-213-3124

Condos For Sale
WALLINGFORD - 3 BR, 1.5 bath, wheelchair accessible condo for sale by owner 203-265-6841

Rooms For Rent
Meadowstone Motel Off I-91. NEWLY UPDATED ROOMS! Daily. Weekly. $175 weekly & up + sec. On Bus Line. FREE WI-FI . 203-239-5333

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Services

Attics and Basements
GARY Wodatch Demolition Svs Sheds, pools, decks, garages, debris removal. Quick, courteous svc. All calls returned. Ins. #566326. Cell, 860-558-5430

Carpentry
REPAIRS or REPLACEMENT of doors & windows, decks, porches, railings, stairs. I can fix it or replace it. Work done by owner. Exp. Lic#578107+Ins. 203.238.1449 marceljcharpentier.com

Cleaning Services
Renata's Cleaning Service with Passion, Commercial/ Residential Ins. 860-828-1338 or 860-796-5222

Electrical Services
All Systems Electric LLC Electrical Wiring & More! Generators, Security & Fire Alarms, Data Wiring, Roof De-Icing FREE ESTIMATES! CT# 0187714-E1 Visit us at www.ase-ct.com 860-436-4957

Electrical Services
T.E.C. Electrical Service LLC All Phases of Electrical Work 24 hr. Emergency Service Small Jobs Welcome 203-237-2122

Fencing
CORNERSTONE Fence & Ornamental Gates. All types of fence. Res/Comm. AFA Cert. Ins'd. Call John Uvino 203-237-4283. CT Reg #601060.

Gutters
GUTTERS PLUS 25+ yrs exp. Call today for free est. 203-440-3535 Ct. Reg. #578887

Handypersons
Remodeling, Carpentry, plumbing, odd jobs. Family run for 60 yrs! CT#640689 Home Doctor 203.427.7828

Home Improvement
CORNERSTONE Fence & Ornamental Gates. All types of fence. Res/Comm. AFA Cert. Ins'd. Call John Uvino 203-237-4283. CT Reg #601060.

Junk Removal
ED'S JUNK REMOVAL WE HAVE DUMP TRUCK Reg. Ins. Free on-site est. Attics, bsemts, garages, appl. & more. Any Questions? Ed (203) 494-1526

Junk Removal
WE REMOVE Furniture, appliances, entire contents of: homes, sheds, estates, attics, basements, garages & more. *FALL YardClean-ups* FREE ESTIMATES LIC & INS. 203-535-9817 or 860-575-8218

Landscaping
A & A FALL CLEANUPS Hedge, tree, shrub, debris removal/trim Attics & bsm'ts cleaned. Jim 203-237-6638

Landscaping
Gary Wodatch Landscaping. Hedge/tree trimming. Trim overgrown properties. Calls returned. #620397 860-558-5430

Landscaping
JT'S LANDSCAPING LLC-Fall Cleanups Gutters Ceaned SNOW REMOVAL #616311- Lic. & Ins. 203-213-6528

Landscaping
IF YOU Mention This Ad FALL Yard Clean-Ups Brush, branches, leaves, storm damage **JUNK REMOVAL** Appl's, Furniture, Junk, Debris, etc WE CAN REMOVE ANYTHING Entire house to 1 item removed! FREE ESTIMATES Sr. Citizen Discount LIC & INS. 203-535-9817 or 860-575-8218

Landscaping
J & M Landscapes Complete lawn care. Mulch & Stone delivery. Shed stone found. Stump grinding. Gutter clean-outs. Snow Plow Service. Free quote. 860-349-8135.

Landscaping
Fall Cleanups, Tree Work & much more! A & A Lawn Maint. 860-719-3953.

Masonry
ALEX MASONRY 30 yrs. exp. Patios, Ret. Walls, Steps, Brick, Stone, Chimneys. #580443. 203-232-0257 or 203-596-0652

Painting and
CHRIS GOSSELIN'S Painting Services, Int. & Ext.; gutter cleaning. Assoc. with www. marceljcharpentier.com carpentry. Lic.& Ins., #0625909 860-817-0656

Plumbing
George J Mack & Sons Servicing the Meriden area since 1922. Toilet, faucet, sink & drain repairs. Water heater replacements. 15% Sr citizen disc. Member of BBB. 203-238-2820

Plumbing
Plumbing & Heating Contractor. Over 15 yrs. exp.. Whole house plumbing. Boilers, gas, oil. Will beat most competitors. Lic. & Ins.. Call 203-980-7740

Roofing
Siding.Roofing.Windows Decks.Sunrooms.Add' CT Reg#516790. 203-237-0350 Fiderio & Sons www. fiderio.com

Roofing
Roofing, siding, windows, decks & remodeling. 203-639-0032 info@ gonzalez constructionllc.comFully Lic & Ins Reg #577319

Roofing
Roofing. Siding. Windows. More. Free Est's. Ins. # 604200. Member BBB. Harmony.(860) 645-8899

Roofing
Veteran Owned Roofing, Siding, Remod., Windows & More. Free est. Fully Lic/Ins. #1169536 203-631-1717

Siding
Roofing. Siding. Windows. More. Free Est's. Ins. # 604200. Member BBB. Harmony.(860)645-8899

Snow Plowing
SALT $135 Yard; Sand /Salt 7:2 dot mix $75. Yard PU; 100% calcium chloride $20. 50 lb bag. Mag chloride $17. 50 lb bag. Pallet prices avail. 24/7. 203-238-9846

Tree Services
Gary Wodatch LLC TREE REMOVAL All calls returned. CT#620397 Quick courteous service. Office 203-235-7723 Cell 860-558-5430

Tag Sales

Tag Sale
MERIDEN ESTATE SALE - 193 Highland Ave. Contents of house, antiques, tools, etc. Fri., Sat., 9-4.

Tag Sale
WAREHOUSE SALE-8 George St, WLFD, Dec 15-17, 9-3, perfect for handyman, tools, power equip, pool table, furn, lots of misc

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