MCSO sting: Clerks at 5 stores accused of selling alcohol to minors

From WPBF: “Martin County authorities said an undercover sting operation caught several convenience stores selling alcohol to minors. Clerks at STP Discount Beverage, Texaco on Mapp Road, A-1 Discount Beverage, Rightway and Ocean Food Mart … Click here to read more

President Obama expected to stay at Palm City’s Floridian Golf Club this weekend

President Obama will be vacationing in South Florida this weekend, sources have confirmed for WPBF 25 News. The White House has not confirmed the trip, but the president is expected to stay at the Floridian National Golf Club in Palm City. The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a Temporary Flight Restriction for the Palm City area for Saturday and Sunday.The TFR is for at least a 10-mile radius, a size usually reserved … Click here to read more

MCSO: JB High School student duped other boys into sending nude photos

From WPBF: “A male student at Jensen Beach High School pretended to be a girl on a popular cellphone app to entice other boys at school to send him nude photos, according to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office. The allegations surfaced after a boy told his parents that the leader of a school club … Click here to read more

WPBF: Commissioners vote to allocate $1.4M to fight All Aboard Florida

From WPBF: “Martin County commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to allocate $1.4-million from reserve funds to fight All Aboard Florida… AAF replied: ‘…We remain open to exploring a future station in the Treasure Coast that would bring direct economic benefits to area residents and visitors.’” … Click here to read more

Migrants taken into custody along Jupiter Island

Martin County Sheriff’s Office deputies spent the early morning hours yesterday locating 11 illegal immigrants that landed onshore in the area of Jupiter Island. WPBF reports that local police and sheriff’s deputies from Palm Beach and Martin Counties joined in the search for more migrants seen running from the beach near the county line. … Click here to read more

WPBF: Senator Rubio meets his Indian River Lagoon critics at Stuart City Hall

After criticizing him for more than a year, Indian River Lagoon activists come face-to-face with Sen. Marco Rubio as he arrived at Stuart City Hall. “Where have you been for the past 13 months?” called out one protester. … Click here to read more

Tiger: ‘I’m damn good at video games’

WPBF reports that while Jupiter Island’s Tiger Woods is recuperating from back surgery, he has perfected a new hobby: “I’m damn good at video games,” he joked. … Click here to read more

JB High students sue school board after missing prom: Teens’ breathalyzer results are negative

WPBF reports that a group of Treasure Coast teenagers are suing their local school board after being forced to miss their prom at Jensen Beach High School. The lawsuit will be filed in federal court this week. … Click here to read more

WPBF Video: Soldier stationed in Afghanistan watches birth of son at Martin Memorial via Skype

Daniel Rasik serves in the 10th Mountain Division for the U.S. Army in Afghanistan, and thanks to doctors at Martin Memorial Medical Center in Stuart, Rasik was able to witness the birth of his son, live via Skype. … Click here to read more

WPBF: Disabled Navy veteran in Hobe Sound told service dog is violation of POA regulations

Disabled Navy veteran Nick Spagnolo of Hobe Sound got his service dog Scarlett last November. Shortly after, his Property Owners Association told Spagnolo the dog cannot stay. Jamestown Property Owners Association has sent Spagnolo numerous letters telling him Scarlett is a violation of the POA regulations. … Click here to read more

Police say Olivia Newton-John’s home is site of possible suicide

WPBF 25 News’ Ted White reported that Pariseleti Construction was making repairs to the home which, according to at least one published report this month, was about to be sold to Rosie O’Donnell, who just sold her Miami Beach home this summer for more than $12 million. … Click here to read more