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Swartz: Thanksgiving made special by visit with 'Wild West' family

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful for family. This year, I’m particularly grateful that I got to meet a descendant of my Wild West relatives. 704 more words


Florida: St. Lucie County

St. Lucie County (pop. 277,789) is south of Indian River County. Its population in 1970 was 50,836.

The county seat of St. Lucie County is the city of Fort Pierce (pop. 187 more words


Big issues for Martin County in 2016 legislative session: water and sand

Two members of Martin County’s legislative delegation listened for hours last week while more than 30 residents buttered them up, begged for money, griped about the Florida legislature’s recent bad decisions and brought wish lists for 2016. 610 more words


Save the Halpatiokee Nature Trails! Move the Bridge! Stop destroying us!

Many kudos to Shari Anchor who leads us in this fight to save this important piece of land.


The story of the Port St. Lucie Crosstown Parkway Bridge tells how we lose Florida’s natural beauty, resources and ecosystems, even if they exist in our preserve state parks. 813 more words


Lawsuits meant to silence questions about development in Martin don't pass smell test

It was skunk week in Martin County. Not to malign Florida’s real skunks, but their human imitators left an odiferous trail countywide last week. On the hit list: A respected environmental group, Martin County government and residents who have fought developers who don’t want to follow the county’s protective growth rules. 584 more words


FL - Fort Pierce man, 90, goes missing after trip to bank | www.palmbeachpost.com

A 90-year-old Fort Pierce man was reported missing Friday night after he failed to home from a trip to his bank.

James Fitzsimons left his home on St. 29 more words


Judge: Charter School Not Required To Bus Students

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Pointing to choices made by parents, a state judge has ruled that a Southeast Florida school district cannot require a charter school to provide bus transportation to students. 545 more words