Martin County Fairgrounds plans to move west: Lease agreement being drawn up

From WPTV: “Martin County Commissioners took the first step Tuesday night allowing the county fairgrounds to move out west. By a 3-2 vote, the commission agreed to draw up a lease agreement with the Martin County Fair Association for a 107-acre site east of the Indiantown Airport … Click here to read more

Stuart dermatologist dies in windsurfing crash

From CBS: “68-year-old Dr. Thomas Connelly was severely injured on Friday and later died from his injuries. The collision happened about half a mile north of the Stuart causeway. According to his office’s website, he had treated over 80,000 cases of skin cancer … Click here to read more

Jupiter Island’s Tiger not ‘tournament ready,’ will miss Masters

From TigerWoods.com: “Unfortunately, I won’t be competing in this year’s Masters. I did about everything I could to play, but my back rehabilitation didn’t allow me the time to get tournament ready. I’m especially upset because it’s a special anniversary for me that’s filled with a lot of great memories. I can’t believe it’s been 20 years since I won my first green jacket … Click here to read more

Tiger Woods‘ ex- wife Elin Nordegren busted again

“Elin Nordegren was picked up doing 57 mph in a 35 mph zone on the 1100 block of US 1 in Riviera Beach at 9:40 in the morning, driving a white Escalade and the cop picked her up on March 9 after catching her speeding on the radar,” according to Jose Lambiet’s Gossip Extra. “She was issued a $281 … Click here to read more

Former Mets executive is new CEO of Brightline

“The company announced today that Dave Howard, a veteran executive from the sports and entertainment industry, has joined Brightline’s leadership team as Chief Executive Officer … Click here to read more

Tiger Woods’ possible playing schedule will be determined after his back is reassessed

“Jupiter Islander Tiger Woods announced Friday that due to ongoing back spasms, similar to what he experienced in Dubai, he will be unable to compete in the Genesis Open and The Honda Classic. ‘My doctors have advised me not to play … Click here to read more

Jupiter Island’s Tiger heads for Omega Dubai Desert Classic after missed cut at Torrey Pines

From The National: “The former world No 1 missed the cut at the Farmers Insurance Open on Friday – his first PGA Tour appearance in 17 months. The American golfer’s next stop? Dubai … Click here to read more

From Tiger’s blog: Prez-elect Trump; ‘Make Tiger Great Again;’ advice at Hobe Sound’s Medalist

: “I recently played with President-elect Donald Trump. What most impressed me was how far he hits the ball at 70 years old. He takes a pretty good lash. Our discussion topics were wide-ranging; it was fun … Click here to read more

Greg Norman’s Shark Tank: Jupiter Island golf legend looks for next great sports entrepreneur

“Greg Norman and his team of investors are on a nationwide search to discover the next successful entrepreneurs, inventors, creators and innovators in sport. If selected, applicants will have the opportunity to present to Norman and his panel … Click here to read more

JI’s Tiger ranked No.7 on Forbes first-ever list of America’s Wealthiest Celebrities

[This story appears in the December 30, 2016 issue of Forbes.] “Golfer Tiger Woods ranked No. 7 on Forbes first-ever list of America’s Wealthiest Celebrities with an estimated net worth of $740 million. Woods has several major assets to his name. His biggest physical asset is his $60 million, 10-acre property he bought in 2007 in Jupiter Island … Click here to read more

Jupiter Islander Tiger Woods introduces the world to ‘Mac Daddy Santa’ in bizarre social media post

From The NY Daily News: “Tiger Woods, who finally made his return to professional golf this month, posted a shirtless, ‘Santa’ picture of himself — with white goatee, of course — on his Twitter feed … Click here to read more