MCSO active warrant: Brutal serial rapist linked to Treasure Coast, Jensen Beach

From The Martin County Sheriff’s Office: “An accused rapist from New York pleaded guilty this month to a string of violent and disturbing rapes of unconscious women he admitted to drugging before raping. 32-year old Cameron McDermott pleaded guilty to assaults that investigators say he videotaped and meticulously filed away on his home computer … Click here to read more

Census Bureau: Florida passes New York to become the nation’s third most populous state

By adding an average of 803 new residents each day between July 1, 2013 and July 1, 2014, Florida passed New York to become the nation’s third most populous state, according to U.S. Census Bureau state population estimates released today. Florida’s population grew by 293,000 over this period, reaching 19.9 million. The population of New York increased by 51,000 to 19.7 million. … Click here to read more

Hobe Grove developers intent on keeping huge project alive

TCPalm’s Eve Samples: If you thought last year’s elections were a death knell for Hobe Grove, the mega-development proposed for a rural area west of Hobe Sound, don’t send flowers to the funeral home just yet. The New York-based company behind the project is intent on keeping it alive. … Click here to read more