Search your name: FBI didn’t inform some Floridians they were on ISIS kill list

(Source: Circa News)

From Circa News: “To date, the terror group that goes by the acronym ISIS has published on encrypted web sites several hit lists naming more than 15,000 people it would like to see killed by sleeper cells or lone wolves in New York, Texas, Florida and California.The lists aren’t public but Circa News obtained copies … Click here to read more

Local State of Emergency declared in Martin County; Commissioners urge Governor to act

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The Martin County Board of County Commission stands with citizens who are demanding swift action about the impacts associated with the damaging freshwater discharges from Lake Okeechobee to the St. Lucie Estuary. Commissioners have proceeded with declaring a local State of Emergency … Click here to read more

WPTV: Fed up residents speak out at Martin County algae meeting

As part of the disaster declaration, the county is going to ask the Army Corps of Engineers to immediately close the St. Lucie Lock and Dam, where billions of gallons of freshwater from Lake Okeechobee has entered the Indian River Lagoon. (Source: WPTV)

“Martin County Commissioners Tuesday voted to draft a declaration of disaster in the wake of massive algae blooms fouling the Indian River Lagoon. At an emergency meeting Tuesday morning, multiple residents passionately spoke about losing patience over the crisis … Click here to read more

Maggy Hurchalla: Don’t dismiss dangers of green slime in our waterways

(Source: Martin County Sheriff's Office)

From Maggy Hurchalla, a 20-year Martin County Commissioner, an active member of numerous Governor Commissions on the Everglades, water and planning, a lifelong advocate for wetlands preservation, a winner of national, state and local environmental and conservation awards regarding wetlands, land planning, water studies. She is a resident of Rocky Point … Click here to read more

Martin County establishes hotline for beach conditions information

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Know before you go. Martin County has established a hotline for the public to obtain information on water conditions at local beaches. Call 772-320-3112 to obtain daily information on beach conditions. … Click here to read more

County Commissioners call emergency meeting to discuss local water conditions 9:00 a.m. tomorrow

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The Martin County Board of County Commissioners has called an emergency meeting tomorrow to discuss water conditions in the St. Lucie River and other local water bodies. The meeting will be held tomorrow, June 28 at County Commission Chambers, 2401 SE Monterey Road in Stuart. … Click here to read more

Jupiter Island, Seven Lakes Ranch in CO: Golfer Greg Norman lists two properties for $55M each

(Source: The Real Deal)

“The Shark says 55 is his lucky number. $55 million is the asking price on each of two properties the Great White Shark has put on the market in Colorado and Jupiter Island,” according to The Real Deal … Click here to read more

Double red flags: Martin County Sheriff’s deputies clear beaches, warn of dangers of toxic algae

(Source: Martin County Sheriff's Office)

Martin County Sheriff’s Community Oriented Policing deputies are making contact with hundreds of beach goers today, warning them of the dangers of the toxic algae laden waters rolling up on beaches. Waves mixed with green slime are coating the beaches with algae. … Click here to read more

Martin County: Don’t touch blue-green algae

(Source: WPTV)

WPTV reports: “The Florida Department of Health in Martin County is reminding people to avoid contact with visible blue-green algae in any body of water. Recent test results from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) have confirmed the presence of the toxin, microcystin … Click here to read more

Celine prepares for anticipated live concert dates in Europe

Celine, 48, chose a relaxed look for her day out in Paris. (Source: The Daily Mail)

From The Daily Mail: “Jupiter Island homeowner, megastar Celine Dion has been determined to continue her commitments this year despite the sad loss of her husband at the age of 73 on January 13 following a long battle with throat cancer. Her brother Daniel died just days later. The star broke down on stage at her residency show at The Colosseum … Click here to read more

FPL rate case: Customer service charge could increase 27 percent

(Source: The Palm Beach Post)

From The Palm Beach Post: “Florida Power & Light Co.’s $1.33 billion rate increase will come totally from its customers, and the company is seeking to raise various fees as well as the amount it charges for electricity to accomplish that … Click here to read more