Man linked to multiple auto burglaries captured in the act at Willoughby Cove

From The Martin County Sheriff’s Office: “A man recently released from a Florida prison is back in jail after his streak of auto burglaries came to a halt in the Willoughby Cove Community. Surveillance teams were already on the ground following a week of crimes in Martin’s Crossing, Hibiscus Park and communities in Hobe Sound. … Click here to read more

MCSO: South Florida crooks continue to zero in on Martin County

From The Martin County Sheriffs Office: Grand Theft Auto, Driving with a Suspended License, and Operating a Vehicle without a Valid Driving License:  those are the outstanding warrants 20-year Anthony Dodaj had out of Broward County before he blew into Martin County Sunday night … Click here to read more

Congressman Brian Mast and family in Wednesday’s Amtrak train collision in Virginia

From US Congressman Brian Mast (R-FL18, Treasure Coast): “Today I was traveling with my two boys on an Amtrak train in Virginia when our train collided with a truck at an at-grade road crossing. My family and I are okay, but … Click here to read more

Gravesites Tour: The dead celebrities of South Florida – the famous and the infamous

Martin County cemeteries, Forest Hills in Palm City and Riverside Memorial on County Line Road in Tequesta, are the final resting places of several celebrities including Anthony Newley, Perry Como, Mike Douglas, and Gary Carter. From The Palm Beach Post’s “Gravesite Tour: The dead celebrities of South Florida … Click here to read more

Renowned scientist’s claim: Human-chimpanzee hybrid born in FL lab, killed by panicked doctors

From The Mirror: “A renowned scientist has made a sensational claim that almost 100 years ago, a human-chimp hybrid was created in a lab in the US – before later being killed by panicked doctors. Evolutionary psychologist Gordon Gallup claims his former university professor confirmed that a successful ‘humanzee’ experiment occurred in Orange Park in the 1920s. … Click here to read more

‘Super Blue Blood Moon’ coming Jan. 31

“The Jan. 31 full moon is special for three reasons: it’s the third in a series of ‘supermoons,’ when the Moon is closer to Earth in its orbit and about 14 percent brighter than usual. It’s also the second full moon of the month, known as a ‘blue moon.’ The super blue moon will pass through Earth’s shadow to give viewers in the right location a total lunar eclipse. While the Moon is in the Earth’s shadow it will take on a reddish tint, known as a ‘blood moon’ … Click here to read more

Florida is the worst state in the nation in every way, new rankings say

From The Miami Herald: “Florida ranks dead last when it comes to rating the best states in the nation. Michigan ranks No. 1, the very best state in the union. Let that sink in for awhile … Click here to read more

Press release from U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL): Chief of Staff fired over ‘improper conduct’

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has released the following statement: “Yesterday afternoon, I was made aware, for the first time, of allegations of improper conduct by my Chief of Staff [Clint Reed] while under the employment of my office … Click here to read more

MCSO auto burglary alerts in Martins Crossing, Osprey Cove, Quail Ridge, Mariner Village

From MCSO: “The Martin County Sheriff’s Office responded to a number of auto burglaries that occurred in the Martins Crossing development located in Stuart. This follows reports of similar auto burglaries that occurred on January 25th in Osprey Cove and in Quail Ridge, and in Mariner Village on January 26th … Click here to read more

MCSO detectives seek information in home invasion robbery on Links Rd, Jupiter Island

UPDATE: “The Martin County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects who brazenly broke into a home on Jupiter Island while the family was sleeping, and held them at gunpoint as they stole thousands of dollars in property. The family’s external home security cameras captured the two suspects as they entered and exited the home along Links Road around 4:00am … Click here to read more

Unsure if you still believe in Jupiter Islander Tiger Woods? Answer these 11 questions to find out

From Golf.com: “Are you an ardent Tiger believer or do you believe that he should call it quits, riding his E-Z-GO into the Jupiter Island sunset? … Click here to read more