Must-read: ‘Only in Florida: Battle over water, free speech pits billionaire vs. activist’

From The Tampa Bay Times: “This is a story about free speech, government secrecy and a fight over tens of millions in taxpayer funds. The players include a billionaire who once had a hit man kill his horse, two politicians charged with breaking the Sunshine Law and former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno’s sister … Click here to read more

CNN: Janet Reno, first female US attorney general, dies at 78

“Janet Reno, former US attorney general under President Bill Clinton, died Monday morning following a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, her sister Maggy Hurchalla [nationally known environmentalist and five-time Martin County Commissioner] said. Reno was 78. The nation’s first-ever female attorney general, … Click here to read more

Video: Former Martin County commissioner on ‘The Simpsons’

A familiar Martin County voice was heard during a recent episode of “The Simpsons.” Maggy Hurchalla, the former county commissioner and an environmentalist, co-starred with her sister Janet Reno to play the former U.S. Attorney General, reports TCPalm. A video clip is available on next page … Click here to read more