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Today In History Dramatic arrest caught on camera in Fort Pierce

BY staff report  9:46 PM, Oct 4, 2007
FORT PIERCE, Florida 15 year old Shelwanda Riley, is facing a felony battery charge from a curfew violation incident in which city police officer Dan Gilroy slammed her against his hood and then struck and pepper sprayed her after she bit him. 451 more words
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St. Lucie County officials defer All Aboard Florida vote on crossing agreements

The St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners begrudgingly deferred a vote on a crossing agreement with All Aboard Florida this morning that county staffers had recommended they oppose. 504 more words

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Is reprieve from bridge building for Savannas State Park temporary?

When Paul Milette was a Palm Beach Post photographer, we worked together on stories about Treasure Coast rivers, parks and wildlife.

So when I saw a Facebook invitation to join Milette — now with Florida State Parks and known as “Ranger Paul” — on a hike through the Halpatiokee section of Savannas Preserve State Park, I signed up. 655 more words


St. Lucie bridge opponents seek help from Gov. Scott

A few weeks ago, Gov. Rick Scott told Treasure Coast residents he believes Florida’s rivers — including the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon — should be protected. 691 more words