Former owner of Palm City’s Martin Downs Country Club: Billionaire Glenn Straub’s ex claims revenge

WPBF reports that a civil court battle is underway between [the former owner of Palm City’s Martin Downs Country Club] developer Glenn Straub’s Palm Beach Polo company and his former girlfriend … Click here to read more

73 people treated at Martin Health System ER for possible algae-related illnesses

From WPTV: “In just over three weeks, 73 people were treated in the Martin Health System emergency room for what doctors believe to be algae-related illnesses, according to CEO Rob Lord. ‘Nausea, vomiting, skin rashes, shortness of breath, gout, achy limbs, joints, … Click here to read more

Mast, DeSantis tour St. Lucie River to observe algae emergency

From WPBF: “Rep. Brian Mast, who is running for his second term in Congress, said he invited Republican gubernatorial candidate Ron DeSantis to tour the St. Lucie River to see the algae problems for himself Monday night. … Click here to read more

Local state of emergency declared in Martin County due to algae

From WPBF: Martin County declared a seven-day state of emergency on Tuesday because of toxic algae in the St. Lucie River … Click here to read more

What your reaction to mosquito bites says about you

From WPBF: “You see, not everyone has an allergic reaction to mosquito bites — only those of us who are allergic to those proteins … Click here to read more

Woman hits tree, dies in crash on Jupiter Island

From WPBF: “A woman was killed Saturday night when her car struck a tree in Jupiter Island after 11:30 p.m., according to the Florida Highway Patrol. … Click here to read more

Water managers issue water shortage warning

From WPBF: “Falling water levels and extremely dry conditions that are expected to linger led South Florida Water Management District Governing Board to issue a water shortage warning … Click here to read more

WPBF: Treasure Coast officials to create medical marijuana regulations

“As Florida residents suffering from debilitating diseases and chronic pain celebrate last Tuesday’s win in the fight for legalizing medical marijuana, counties on the Treasure Coast are trying to figure out how to regulate the new amendment … Click here to read more

Jupiter Island police force: ‘The chief must go’

“Officers with the Jupiter Island Public Safety Department have voted unanimously that they have no confidence in their police chief, Bob Garlo. WPBF 25 News spoke to Garlo and he told us he was completely shocked … Click here to read more

WPBF: Teen at center of police sex scandal arrested in Martin County

“A woman at the center of a major sex scandal in California is now behind bars in Martin County after allegedly becoming aggressive with security officers at a Martin county rehab facility … Click here to read more

President Obama coming to Palm City

President Barack Obama is coming to Florida, the White House Office of the Press Secretary reported Friday, according to WPBF. Next Friday evening, the president will travel to Palm City where he will remain through Sunday … Click here to read more