Martin County’s US Congressman Brian Mast: ‘Why I have tears every Memorial Day’

US Representative Brian Mast (18th District) served in the U.S. Army from 2000 to 2011, and asks on Memorial Day to “please join me in memory of the absolute best men and women that each of us has ever known and in celebration of the freedom they sacrificed to protect … Click here to read more

To stop toxic algae, 10-year-old Stuart boy flies to D.C. to demand action

From New Times: “Since January, toxic algae has polluted the waterways near 10-year-old Jack Benson’s home in Stuart. Frustrated with how adults were handling it, the soon-to-be fifth grader flew to Washington, D.C., to speak to Congress … Click here to read more

Former page recalls the scandal surrounding Mark Foley, Martin’s resigned US Congressman

Poltico recently published a report on the scandal that took down Mark Foley (R- FL 16), who served the Treasure Coast from 1995 until 2006. Foley resigned from Congress in 2006, acting on a request by the Republican Leadership after allegations surface that he had sent suggestive emails and sexually explicit instant messages to teenage boys … Click here to read more