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

14+ auto burglaries: Dolphin Bar, Pineapple Park in JB, Hutchinson Island Publix, Sailfish Splash

“The Martin County Sheriff’s Office has responded to at least 14 auto burglaries tonight at the following areas: Dolphin Bar, and Pineapple Park in Jensen Beach, Publix on Hutchinson Island, and Sailfish Splash in Stuart … Click here to read more

‘Captives in our own parks’ as Martin Commission chair loses temper on dais

As citizens and commissioners commented on the controversial new advertising policy for parks and public properties, current Martin County Commission chair Ed Ciampi (and candidate for Clerk of Court in the upcoming 2012 election) lost his temper on the dais as he defended his vote on Martin’s new, expensive, taxpayer-funded water park. Many feel that the expenditures for the water complex could be better spent in these times of economic uncertainty for Martin residents. … Click here to read more