Jupiter Island’s Nathaniel Reed honored as ‘2013 Bob Graham Center Citizen of the Year’

As Nathaniel Reed fast approaches his 80th birthday in July, not even recent surgery on his leg to remove skin cancer can slow him from his mission to save the Everglades. “Rather than retire to playing bad golf and gin rummy, I stay in the harness and just love it,” he told the Gainesville Sun. … Click here to read more

Negron (R-Stuart) wants annual vehicle registration fees cut: ‘No. 1 issue at home’

The Gainesville Sun reports on an array of legislation that will impact motorists: “Few things affect Floridians’ lives as much their vehicles, and by the time state lawmakers finish their session early next month, they could significantly alter that relationship.” … Click here to read more

Comprehensive energy policy needed, essential for Florida

“… For us in Florida, this isn’t merely an academic exercise. As a state that consumes more energy than it produces, Florida is often at the mercy of policies established elsewhere.” … Click here to read more