Sun Sentinel: Former Martin Downs Country Club owner under criminal investigation

“The former owner of the Martin Downs Country Club in Palm City, Wellington mega-developer and president of the Palm Beach Polo & Country Club, Glenn Straub, is under criminal investigation, according to the Broward State Attorney’s Office. Straub has a litigious reputation with a trail of lawsuits to his name, records show … Click here to read more

ABC News: Atlantic City’s Revel Casino sold for $82M to former Martin Downs CC owner

“Three years to the day after Atlantic City’s $2.4 billion Revel casino opened — and seven months to the day after it closed — a bankruptcy court judge approved its sale to Florida developer Glenn Straub [former owner of Palm City’s Martin Downs Country Club] for about 4 cents on the dollar … Click here to read more

WSJ: Judge approves $95.4M sale of Revel Casino to former owner of Martin Downs Country Club

The Wall Street Journal reports that a bankruptcy judge approved the sale of Atlantic City, N.J.’s Revel Casino Hotel to Florida real-estate developer Glenn Straub [a former owner of Martin Downs Country Club in Palm City] for $95.4 million, after Mr. Straub took the unusual step of objecting to a deal with himself … Click here to read more

Former Martin Downs County Club owner offers $90 million for Atlantic City’s Revel Casino

NJBiz reports: “A Florida developer [Glen Straub, a former owner of Martin Downs County Club] has offered $90 million to buy Revel Casino Hotel, the failed $2.4 billion megaresort in Atlantic City that closed last week after failing to ever turn a profit. It’s not clear if Straub intends to reopen Revel as a casino … Click here to read more

In Palm City, Gov. Scott unveils environmental plan

The Tampa Bay Times reports that Gov. Rick Scott unveiled a plan for how he will improve Florida’s environment if voters give him four more years in office. Speaking before Monday’s Martin County Chamber of Commerce breakfast meeting at Martin Downs Golf Club in Palm City … Click here to read more