BCC to bail out Sailfish Splash, demolish old JB Library, okay $574K for 3 bathrooms at MC Golf

From Ginny Sherlock, renowned local attorney, civic activist, and former Associated Press editor: “The last meeting of the Martin County Board of County Commissioners during 2017 should be short and not-too-sweet on Tuesday as citizen-advocates and fiscal conservatives … Click here to read more

PBPost: Halpatiokee Bridge would cross, despoil land bought for preservation

Award-winning Palm Beach Post blogger Sally Swartz on the proposed Halpatiokee Bridge: “With both the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon suffering the effects of many previous bad decisions, decision-makers should take a last look at a pristine paradise before they sign off on destroying it.” … Click here to read more

Never forget those who served and sacrificed: Veterans bring Traveling Memorial to Stuart

The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1041 and the Martin County Veterans Council are bringing The Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall, “Reflections on Vietnam,” to Martin County, October 25 to 28. The event will be at Halpatiokee Park in Stuart, and is free and open to the public. Never forget those who served and sacrificed. For the complete schedule: … Click here to read more