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Will lawmakers spend the money to buy sugar land for Everglades restoration?

Did Floridians pushing lawmakers to buy U.S. Sugar Corp. land south of Lake Okeechobee got a boost from a University of Florida study last week? 422 more words


Time for @PAKymWorthy to step down, @onetoughnerd

Cop Who Shot and Killed Sleeping 7-Year-Old Girl No Longer Facing Any Charges « ALTERNATIVE MEDIA SYNDICATE

The prosecution noted that even having his finger on the trigger of his submachine gun was improper. 485 more words

TCoast governments, private groups line up against All Aboard Florida

Last week, two Treasure Coast governments pledged cash to fight All Aboard Florida, and a private group revealed new plans.

At Tuesday meetings in Martin and Indian River counties, commissioners said they’ll spend a total of $4.2 million to battle the Miami-to-Orlando high speed passenger rail service. 597 more words


Just who is the One Florida Foundation?

In the world of water politics, people are not always who they seem to be. On the Treasure Coast, One Florida Foundation Inc. (OFF) isn’t exactly the “clean water advocacy” group it claims to be, either. 721 more words


Taste of Little Italy in Traditions, Port Saint Lucie !

Do you enjoy immersing yourself in different cultures? If so, then the Taste of Little Italy being held in Tradition is meant for you! From Friday, January 23 to Sunday, January 25 you have the opportunity to walk through Tradition and enjoy plenty of entertainment, rides and activities, and delicious food. 104 more words

Port St. Lucie tries new route to get bridge through Savannas Preserve

In a holiday twist, the fate of the controversial bridge across the Halpatiokee Trails section of Savannas Preserve State Park now lies with a federal agency that once said the route is the “most ecologically damaging” Port St. 637 more words


Martin gets early 'Christmas gift' for clean water storage

Martin County Commissioner Sarah Heard calls it “the best Christmas present ever” — 1,800 acres of farm land in western Martin. The drained pasture land will be restored to natural wetlands, to store and clean water before it flows to the St. 566 more words