Tiger Woods ‘checks into Jupiter rehab to keep shared custody of his two children’

From The Daily Mail: “The Jupiter Island golfer is said to have booked out the entire male inpatient unit at The Jupiter Medical Center for 28 days to be treated for ‘pain killer addiction’ … Click here to read more

WPTV: Stuart gunman in custody after standoff

“It was a tense afternoon in a quiet Stuart neighborhood when police, with their weapons drawn, responded to a hostage situation near the 1600 block of Palm Beach Road. Police said Patrick Rogan was holding his girlfriend against her will. Records reveal Rogan has served more than a decade for manufacturing and selling meth … Click here to read more

MCSO: At least three residential burglaries in Palm City, smashed windows, sliders, front doors

“Detectives have released a photo of the vehicle suspected in at least one of three residential burglaries that occurred in Palm City. Video obtained from a home in the area shows this newer model Hyundai Sonata prowling through the area prior to the burglary. … Click here to read more

Martin County’s new direction? Be aware that quality of life and pocketbooks will be affected

From Maggy Hurchalla, a lifelong environmental advocate and past 20-year Martin County Commissioner, a winner of national, state and local environmental and conservation awards regarding wetlands, land planning, and water studies: “Martin County is different because its residents have been willing to get involved. For those who care, this is the time to get involved … Click here to read more

BCC spending frenzy on tap for Tuesday, June 13

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “The Martin County Commission is being asked on Tuesday to turn taxpayers upside down and shake them until their pockets are totally empty. Commissioners will review a proposed ordinance implementing a 1% local sales tax increase to raise millions of dollars to be spent on whatever pet projects Commissioners choose … Click here to read more

ACLU’s Tainted Waters: Algae bloom report shows state endangered public health

“In the wake of the 2016 outbreak of toxic algae in the St. Lucie River and Estuary and along Florida’s Treasure Coast, the ACLU of Florida was asked by members in the region and several environmental organizations to investigate the state’s record of transparency with regard to the dissemination of information about the potential grave danger to the public health posed by the algae flow … Click here to read more

CBS: U.S. Rep Mast hosts town hall, defends health care vote

“The voters asked for another town hall, and Congressman Brian Mast responded. More than 300 constituents attended a standing-room only meeting tonight to address concerns and clear up some rumors surrounding how he got elected … Click here to read more

UPI: At least 12 cases of dog flu reported in Florida

“At least 12 cases of dog flu have been reported in Florida, the first time the influenza has been confirmed in the state … Click here to read more

Martin County Commissioner Sarah Heard provides agenda summary of May 23 BCC meeting

“May 23, 2017 BCC agenda summary from Commissioner Sarah Heard: 6C Public hearing to consider transmittal of CPA 17-10, Sanitary Sewer Services … Click here to read more

Dashcam video of Tiger Wood’s arrest, photos of car damage

From The Miami Herald: “Woods was arrested early on Memorial Day and charged with DUI after police found his idling $222,000 car on a major Jupiter road with Woods asleep at the wheel. Woods said he was headed home to Jupiter Island, which is about eight miles north of where he was. His car, however, was facing in the wrong direction … Click here to read more

Tiger Woods’ police report: ‘Asleep at wheel, completely out of it, failed field sobriety test’

“Tiger Woods was asleep at the wheel in a stopped car at 2:03 AM — about 8 miles from his Jupiter Island house — when cops came upon him before his arrest, and he was completely out of it. According to the police report, obtained by TMZ Sports, Woods was in his 2015 Mercedes … Click here to read more