Divorce for former governor of FL, now U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist

(Source: Jose Lambiet, Gossip Extra)

From Jose Lambiet, Gossip Extra: “U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist has been a Republican, an Independent, a Democrat and now he’s about to be divorced, again … Click here to read more

Library’s BookMania! event returns March 4

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BookMania!, the most prestigious literary event on the Treasure Coast, will return for its 23rd year on March 4, 2017 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Jensen Beach High School, 2875 NW Goldenrod Road. Authors will participate in one of multiple panel discussions, including Young Adult, Historical Fiction, and Health & Wellness … Click here to read more

Reality check: Martin County Commissioner Smith’s alternative promises

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From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “At Tuesday’s Board of County Commissioners meeting, Doug Smith managed to turn a reasonable proposal into another opportunity to advance Big Sugar’s agenda … Click here to read more

Martin County judge rules TV interview with alleged face eating murder suspect can be released

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From NBC: “A Martin County judge ruled Wednesday that an interview with a college student who allegedly killed a couple inside their home and ate part of a victim’s face can be given to the media … Click here to read more

Witham Field in Stuart getting more traffic with Palm Beach County flight restrictions

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“There’s more air traffic going into a Stuart airport thanks to Presidential Temporary Flight Restrictions in place whenever President Donald Trump comes to town,” according to WPTV. “Witham Field Airport Manager George Stokus says with the TFR in place in Palm Beach County, he estimates his airport is getting at least 100 more aircraft than normal this time of year … Click here to read more

EXCLUSIVE — Jupiter Island homeowner Celine Dion’s old Admiral’s Cove mansion on sale for $7M

(Source: Jose Lambiet's Gossip Extra)

From Jose Lambiet’s Gossip Extra: “Her voice might be crystal-clear when she performs My Heart Will Go On, but Celine Dion‘s lack of real estate savoir faire is on display yet again in Jupiter. And that could make a happy camper out of someone on the market for a mansion under $10 million … Click here to read more

Kudos to caged tiger protesters at Fairgrounds

The Nergers are currently employed by John Cuneo’s notorious Hawthorn Corporation, a shadowy group with a history of severe animal abuse that leases exotic animal acts to traveling circuses. Hawthorn has racked up over $272,000 in federal fines and had their USDA license suspended twice for over 100 Animal Welfare Act violations. (Source:

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “Kudos to Ashley Geiger for organizing the protest at the Martin County Fairgrounds yesterday against the cruel treatment of tigers on display at the Martin County Fair. The tigers are kept in very small cages, unable to move around freely, when they are not being jabbed and poked in the throat and face to make them perform feats for the ‘entertainment’ of humans … Click here to read more

‘Sexy Beaches:’ FL legislature’s public relations war on tourism marketing, business development

(Source: Miami Herald)

From The Miami Herald: “What started out as a disagreement over taxpayers footing the bill for a version of Pitbull’s ‘Sexy Beaches’ video is now turning into a full-blown public relations war between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and the GOP-controlled Florida House. … Click here to read more

Health risks associated with drifting smoke from wildfires in Martin County

(Source: Martin County Sheriff's Office)

The Florida Department of Health is urging residents to take precautions against drifting smoke associated with fires burning in Martin County. Drifting smoke can cause … Click here to read more

Incident at Martin County Fair: Witnesses claim tiger escape panic, protest planned

(Source: WPTV)

From WPTV: “Did a tiger get loose at the Martin County Fair? Some people who watched Wednesday night’s tiger show say ‘yes’ and shared their fear on Facebook. But the tiger’s trainer denies … Click here to read more

Brush fires in Martin County: IRSC closed, power failures, visibility impaired

(Source: WPTV)

From WPTV: “Martin County firefighters were dispatched to four brush fires Wednesday afternoon. As of 3:30 p.m. one had burned 45 acres near Kanner Highway & Pratt Whitney Road, according to the Florida Forest Service. Firefighters were also sent … Click here to read more