East Coast's tomato operations for sale
Mulberry, Fla.-based East Coast plans to sell its farms and packing operations as well as other property including a motel and luxury condominiums in a series of sealed bid offerings.
Sun May 19, 2013
90-year-old paramedic responds to emergencies in Stuart and in New York
HOBIE HILER/SPECIAL TO TREASURE COAST NEWSPAPERS Stuart Fire Rescue paramedic Ben Jones, 90, talks with Fire Medic Nghiem Vu as they go over new protocol for medical procedures at Stuart Fire Rescue Station 2 in Stuart on Friday.
Fri May 17, 2013
Safe Boating week to highlight focus enjoying accident-free waterways
FILE PHOTO A marine patrol unit with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission responds to a capsized vessel in October off Marathon in the Florida Keys.
Thu May 16, 2013
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Good Samaritan is alleged purse snatcher
STUART, Fla. - Billy Johnson's job at the Treasure Coast Hospice Thrift Shop has always been calm.
Tue May 14, 2013
Sports Briefs: May 14
Olympic distance runner Jeff Galloway will be at Fleet Feet Stuart on June 8 to meet local runners and talk about his run-walk training method that many area runner use.
Ideas to ease congestion on Palm City Road include roundabouts,...
Motorists may no longer be able to turn right from U.S. 1 onto Palm City Road if state and Martin County officials approve a plan presented to Stuart city commissioners Monday night.
Historical Vignettes: Stan and Bill's Blue Goose and Pink Pony
The establishment that would eventually be known as the "Blue Goose" was situated on a relatively undeveloped section of the highway north of Stuart on land once owned by Lilly Sherman before purchase by the Wilkinsons and later, George Fuller.
Budget cuts force St. Lucie to cancel contract with operators of alternative Delaware Avenue School
St. Lucie County Assistant Superintendent Bill Tomlinson met with employees of the Delaware Avenue School two Fridays ago to announce that for budgetary reasons, the county was terminating its contract with Helping People Succeed, the Stuart-based nonprofit that runs the school.
PaddleFest unites paddling community, celebrates local environmental heroes
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com Representatives from PaddleBoardHero.com, Coastal Paddleboarding, Dolphin Ecology Project, Florida Oceanographic Society, RiverKidz and The Lucky Dogs Band invite you to attend the inaugural PaddleFest on Memorial Day, May ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
Former Port St. Lucie arcade owner files to run against Negron
Brandon Cannon is a 26-year-old father of two who a week ago decided he is running against Sen.
Adopted teen offers 'comforts' to children in local foster care
A successful adoption and 11 years later, this outgoing Stuart teenager is doing what she can to make sure other children enter care with something she didn't -- a little comfort.
Einstein Bro. Bagels opens new location
The new store is located at 1981 S.E. Federal Highway in Stuart and brings Einstein Bros' total number of stores in the state to 77.
Local tennis directors to head Martin County tennis program
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com - When the opportunity arose for someone to take over the tennis program with Martin County Parks & Recreation, Deanna Kernan and Karin DeCoste jumped at the chance.
Treasure Coast Fishing Report: May 13
Jeanne Middleton of Middleton's Fish Camp at Blue Cypress Lake said the fishing has been good, led by bass hitting early in the morning, and again just before dusk.
Sun May 12, 2013
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Mary's Shelter helps pregnant women
STUART, Fla. - Tierney Mackey is 21 years old, and 28 weeks pregnant. "I read to her every night, she likes it a lot," said Mackey, of communicating with her unborn baby.
Sat May 11, 2013
"Banner year' or near disaster: How the Indian River Lagoon fared in the 2013 Legislature
FILE PHOTO Terns, gulls and pelicans gather on a dry high-point of the sand bar at the crossroads of the St.
Treasure Coast Fishing Report: May 11, 2013
Steve Parsons of Wabasso Tackle said the weekend weather forecast is set up to indicate good chances for bottom fishing.
What a weekend in Martin County: May 10-12
Talk about a special delivery: On May 11, besides delivering mail, letter carriers with the U.S. Postal Service will collect food donations as part of Stamp Out Hunger food drive, the largest single-day food collection effort in the nation.
Fri May 10, 2013
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Jahwann McIntyre returns home
PORT ST. LUCIE, STUART, Fla. - Martin County firefighter Jahwann McIntyre has been waiting for what seems a long time to see his "brothers" again.
Martin County felony arrests: May 10, 2013
John Decker, 29, 3200 block of Southeast Evergreen Avenue, Stuart, grand theft; dealing in stolen property; giving false information to a secondhand dealer Lester Hernandez, 19, 2600 block of Southeast Carroll Street, Stuart, possession of a firearm or ammunition by a convicted felon; robbery