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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Lee County legislators call on federal government to honor pledge to repair dike on Lake Okeechobee.As billions of gallons of murky brackish water floods through the Caloosahatche
Lee County legislators call on federal government to honor pledge to repair dike on Lake Okeechobee.
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 20 minutes ago
As billions of gallons of murky brackish water floods through the Caloosahatchee Estuary and scores of dead and dying sea life wash onto Southwest Florida beaches, members of the Lee County Legislative Delegation demanded the federal government take... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Florida releases A-to-F grades for more than 3,200 schoolsTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida is finally releasing school grades based on t
Florida releases A-to-F grades for more than 3,200 schools
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 hours ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida is finally releasing school grades based on tests given nearly a year ago. The Florida Department of Education on Friday issued grades for schools that are linked to the state's new high-stakes test. The Florida... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
$220K in unclaimed money in St. Lucie CountyThe St. Lucie County clerk's office said Thursday that more than $220,000 is wa
$220K in unclaimed money in St. Lucie County
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 7 hours ago
The St. Lucie County clerk's office said Thursday that more than $220,000 is waiting to be claimed by residents and companies that have done business with the county in recent years. “The Unclaimed Funds list includes anybody who never cashed their... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Cape battles for parity at state levelWater quality is not the only issue Cape Coral is addressing at the state level
Cape battles for parity at state level
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 hours ago
Water quality is not the only issue Cape Coral is addressing at the state level. Cape Coral Councilmember Jim Burch has made it his mission to see that, as a pre-platted community, Cape Coral and other communities like it obtain the help they need... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Martin County Commissioners call on Rick Scott to declare state of emergencyMARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - The water quality in the St. Lucie River and Indian River
Martin County Commissioners call on Rick Scott to declare state of emergency
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 8 hours ago
MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - The water quality in the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon is becoming poor enough to threaten and entire eco-system and the local economy. Martin County Commissioners announced Thursday they are taking action to minimize... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Protesters target Ag. Commissioner, Army Corps for pumping black water into riversProtesters chanted outside an Economic Development Council of Martin County din
Protesters target Ag. Commissioner, Army Corps for pumping black water into rivers
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 9 hours ago
Protesters chanted outside an Economic Development Council of Martin County dinner, angry the Army Corps of Engineers has resumed maximum practical outflows of water from Lake Okeechobee into estuaries, the Everglades and rivers. And they were... Read more
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Evening Standard
The brave children with plenty to celebrate thanks to your generosityIn the three months since we launched our campaign to raise money for Great Orm
The brave children with plenty to celebrate thanks to your generosity
Evening Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
In the three months since we launched our campaign to raise money for Great Ormond Street Hospital, there is scarcely a human emotion that I have not seen tested close to its capacity. The courage of children. The fortitude of parents. The calm... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
DeGrom eyes long-term deal with MetsMets starter Jacob deGrom told the New York Post he would entertain the idea of
DeGrom eyes long-term deal with Mets
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 hours ago
Mets starter Jacob deGrom told the New York Post he would entertain the idea of signing a long-term deal with the team. The Mets have not agreed to contract extensions with any of their young starters, and deGrom, 27, is not eligible for free agency... Read more
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Vavel
WTA St. Petersburg: Day Four RecapPhoto: St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Official Website 18-year-old Daria Kasatki
WTA St. Petersburg: Day Four Recap
Vavel / Posted 17 hours ago
Photo: St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy Official Website 18-year-old Daria Kasatkina advanced to the quarterfinals after defeating Germany’s Laura Siegemund 6-3, 6-4. Siegemund played a very solid match against seventh seed Kristina Mladenovic in her... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Man wielding machete injures 4 in restaurant attackHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Man wielding machete injures 4 in restaurant attack
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Kanye West peeves Taylor Swift's fans -- againHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Kanye West peeves Taylor Swift's fans -- again
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Barry Manilow ill, postpones concertsHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Barry Manilow ill, postpones concerts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Winds, Lake O releases contribute to beached boatsHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Winds, Lake O releases contribute to beached boats
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 17 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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New York Post
David Wright rallies Mets with strange hurdle: 'Now the hunted'PORT ST. LUCIE — This is what sets David Wright apart. He understands the battl
David Wright rallies Mets with strange hurdle: 'Now the hunted'
New York Post / Posted 18 hours ago
PORT ST. LUCIE — This is what sets David Wright apart. He understands the battle ahead. Sure, the Mets have the best starting rotation in the world, but now that they are defending National League champions, the work is just beginning. “The... Read more
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Vavel
Seeds Stunned In RotterdamHenri Kontinen (left) and John Peers crafted one of two seeded upsets in Rotter
Seeds Stunned In Rotterdam
Vavel / Posted 19 hours ago
Henri Kontinen (left) and John Peers crafted one of two seeded upsets in Rotterdam/Photo: ABN Amr World Tennis Tournament Two of the top four seeds were stunned on Thursday at the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament. Brisbane International champions... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Lake O releases to Sanibel beaches: Is the water safe?Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Lake O releases to Sanibel beaches: Is the water safe?
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Titanic II launch pushed back to 2018
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 22 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Plus-sized model Ashley Graham lands Sports Illustrated swimsuit gigHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Plus-sized model Ashley Graham lands Sports Illustrated swimsuit gig
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Female tiger dies in a mating attempt gone wrongHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Female tiger dies in a mating attempt gone wrong
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Buying more land isn’t only answer for lake,...The new year brought record rainfall, and the excess ground water is creating s
POINT OF VIEW Buying more land isn’t only answer for lake,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 23 hours ago
The new year brought record rainfall, and the excess ground water is creating significant challenges for many residents living close to Lake Okeechobee and its nearby watersheds. For all residents — including business owners, homeowners and farmers —... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Meryl Streep faces backlash over 'We're all Africans' commentHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Meryl Streep faces backlash over 'We're all Africans' comment
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Sonic booms rattle Southwest FloridaHusband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and
Sonic booms rattle Southwest Florida
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted yesterday
Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this...Husband and wife never expected their Fitbit would tell them this... A New York husband was stumped as why his wife's Fitbit was acting funny. David Trinidad noticed that the... Read more
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SportingNews
Jacob deGrom open to long-term deal with MetsJacob deGrom will be under the Mets' control through at least the 2020 season,
Jacob deGrom open to long-term deal with Mets
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
Jacob deGrom will be under the Mets' control through at least the 2020 season, but the right-hander is open to a long-term commitment to the team. DeGrom told the New York Post on Wednesday that he's ready to listen if the Mets want to talk about a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Port St. Lucie narcotics investigation leads to two arrestsA Port St. Lucie police narcotics investigation that began in December led to t
Port St. Lucie narcotics investigation leads to two arrests
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
A Port St. Lucie police narcotics investigation that began in December led to two arrests Wednesday. Officers arrested Jack Maxwell, 30, and Gregory Madden, 35, on multiple drug-related charges, among them possession of marijuana with intent to sell... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Fort Pierce man arrested on child porn chargesA 61-year-old Fort Pierce man was arrested today on 10 counts of possession of
Fort Pierce man arrested on child porn charges
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
A 61-year-old Fort Pierce man was arrested today on 10 counts of possession of child pornography and five counts of distribution of child pornography after videos and images were discovered on his computer, the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office... Read more
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CTV News
Bell Helicopter cutting 200 jobs in Mirabel, Que.MONTREAL - Bell Helicopter is laying off an additional 200 employees at its Mir
Bell Helicopter cutting 200 jobs in Mirabel, Que.
CTV News / Posted yesterday
MONTREAL - Bell Helicopter is laying off an additional 200 employees at its Mirabel assembly plant north of Montreal because of ongoing challenges in the aerospace market. The subsidiary of U.S. aerospace company Textron (NYSE:TXT) said the move... Read more
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Vavel
Lucie Safarova Set To Return In Doha11-02-2016 The Czech is set to return in Doha following her battle with bacteri
Lucie Safarova Set To Return In Doha
Vavel / Posted yesterday
11-02-2016 The Czech is set to return in Doha following her battle with bacterial infection that had kept her out of most of the start of this season. Safarova set to start her season in Doha | Photo courtesy of:... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Water releases: Gov. Scott asks Corps to take 'immediate action'Governor Rick Scott is requesting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 'take immedi
Water releases: Gov. Scott asks Corps to take 'immediate action'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
Governor Rick Scott is requesting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 'take immediate action' to relieve flooding of the Everglades Water Conservation areas and the releases of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Gov. Rick Scott asks for U.S. Corps of Engineers’ help in Lake Okeechobee water releasesFlorida Gov. Rick Scott today asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to take qu
Gov. Rick Scott asks for U.S. Corps of Engineers’ help in Lake Okeechobee water releases
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Florida Gov. Rick Scott today asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to take quick action to relieve flooding of the Everglades Water Conservation Areas and the releases of water from Lake Okeechobee to the Caloosahatchee and St. Lucie Estuaries. In... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Officers get recognition for saving family holidayPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - While Christmas was more than month ago, a woman in Port
Officers get recognition for saving family holiday
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - While Christmas was more than month ago, a woman in Port St. Lucie Wednesday finally got to finally meet her Secret Santas, who pitched in during her family’s time of need. Using a pair of hedge trimmers, burglars got into... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Health Department puts out advisory for North Fork of St. Lucie RiverST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla-- A new health advisory is now in effect for parts of the
Health Department puts out advisory for North Fork of St. Lucie River
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted yesterday
ST. LUCIE COUNTY, Fla-- A new health advisory is now in effect for parts of the St. Lucie River in St. Lucie County. The St. Lucie County Health Department says the North Fork area has high levels of fecal bacteria and people should avoid... Read more
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examiner.com
Bencic's efforts pay off at St. Petersburg tournamentThis was a first for both players in appearances and matching. Though they didn
Bencic's efforts pay off at St. Petersburg tournament
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
This was a first for both players in appearances and matching. Though they didn’t meet one another in last weekend’s Fed Cup group play, Bencic and her Swiss team did come out victorious. The teen won her two singles matches in straight sets with the... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announcedHershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record fo
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announced
Oakland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Hershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record for his "Iriving Berlin" show, which is at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts through Sunday, and it's already been announced that he will be back in June with... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announcedHershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record fo
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announced
The Fremont Argus / Posted yesterday
Hershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record for his "Iriving Berlin" show, which is at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts through Sunday, and it's already been announced that he will be back in June with... Read more
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The Daily Review
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announcedHershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record fo
TheatreWorks: A packed 2016-17 season is announced
The Daily Review / Posted yesterday
Hershey Felder is continuing to break his own TheatreWorks box-office record for his "Iriving Berlin" show, which is at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts through Sunday, and it's already been announced that he will be back in June with... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What this bodybuilder does in the middle of her lift is truly disgustingThe woman was attempting a powerlift and had previously performed a little danc
What this bodybuilder does in the middle of her lift is truly disgusting
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
The woman was attempting a powerlift and had previously performed a little dance in front of her audience in an attempt to psych herself up. In the video, she then grabs hold of the barbell and begins her lift. But as she reaches the halfway point,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Embarrassing moment female powerlifter throws up over judges in the front row during weightlifting competition Lady performs little dance
Embarrassing moment female powerlifter throws up over judges
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in the front row during weightlifting competition Lady performs little dance in front of weights before grabbing hold of them She then lifts them into the air and suddenly projectile... Read more
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Philly.com
A fighting chance to survive a gunshotIn truth, bystanders themselves can be first responders, because they're usuall
A fighting chance to survive a gunshot
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
In truth, bystanders themselves can be first responders, because they're usually first on the scene. Whether they know what to do for a victim of a penetrating injury from a bullet (or a knife) can make the difference in whether that person lives or... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Learning about building site safety Ivor Goodsite of St Modwen Homes talks with children at Locking Primary Schoo
Learning about building site safety
Weston Mercury / Posted yesterday
Ivor Goodsite of St Modwen Homes talks with children at Locking Primary School about safety and building sites, Andrew Kiethy, Paul Clarke, Luke Winter and Lisa Gorski and Lucie Sissons of St Modwens 29,01,2016 -... Read more
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BBC News
France school bus crash: Two children killed in Doubs - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
France school bus crash: Two children killed in Doubs
BBC News / Posted yesterday
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America France school bus crash: Two... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Weather Alert Detail | WFTVLast Updated: 03:47 AM. Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 EST Until 09:00 AM. Thursday, F
Weather Alert Detail | WFTV
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Last Updated: 03:47 AM. Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 EST Until 09:00 AM. Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 FLZ045>047-053-054-058-059-064-144-147-111400- /O.CON.KMLB.FR.Y.0002.160211T0800Z-160211T1400Z/ ORANGE-SEMINOLE-SOUTHERN BREVARD COUNTY-OSCEOLA-INDIAN RIVER-... Read more
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New York Post
Jacob deGrom to Mets: I'm 'willing' to do long-term dealPORT ST. LUCIE — The deGrom door is open. Last week Sandy Alderson said there
Jacob deGrom to Mets: I'm 'willing' to do long-term deal
New York Post / Posted yesterday
PORT ST. LUCIE — The deGrom door is open. Last week Sandy Alderson said there was a chance the Mets could lock up all of their young starters. Though Matt Harvey may be impossible to keep for a variety of reasons, Jacob deGrom made it clear... Read more
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Vavel
WTA St. Petersburg: Day Three Recap11-02-2016 Seventh seed Kristina Mladenovic lost her opening match, while Ana I
WTA St. Petersburg: Day Three Recap
Vavel / Posted yesterday
11-02-2016 Seventh seed Kristina Mladenovic lost her opening match, while Ana Ivanovic and Roberta Vinci scored wins to get through to the quarterfinals. Ana Ivanovic/Photo: St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy The third... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Project aims to examine microplastics in waterwaysFlorida Master Naturalists Cheryl McCormick and Bob Calhoun are searching St. L
Project aims to examine microplastics in waterways
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
Florida Master Naturalists Cheryl McCormick and Bob Calhoun are searching St. Lucie County waterways for an almost invisible threat — microplastics that become toxic food for all types of marine life. It’s an effort that began last year after Maia... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Officers rewarded for saving family's ChristmasA group of Port St. Lucie police officers were recognized at City Hall Wednesda
Officers rewarded for saving family's Christmas
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted yesterday
A group of Port St. Lucie police officers were recognized at City Hall Wednesday for saving a local family's Christmas. When the officers responded to a home burglary in December, they discovered the house had been ransacked -- and several Christmas... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concernCaptain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday a
Lake Okeechobee water releases raise concern
Naples Daily News / Posted yesterday
Captain Frank Ventimiglia said the kids on his charter fishing trip Wednesday afternoon caught no fish. But they had seen a dead dolphin float by, he said over the phone. They were on a boat somewhere near Pine Island Sound. "This is a total... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Bacteria found in North Fork of St. Lucie RiverThe St. Lucie County Health Department has issued an advisory telling people to
Bacteria found in North Fork of St. Lucie River
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted yesterday
The St. Lucie County Health Department has issued an advisory telling people to avoid contact with water from the North Fork of the St. Lucie River because of higher than normal levels of enteric bacteria. Enteric bacteria is found in the intestinal... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Port St. Lucie police: Girl, 11, injured when bike, car crashAn 11-year-old girl was rushed to a hospital Wednesday afternoon after she was
Port St. Lucie police: Girl, 11, injured when bike, car crash
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
An 11-year-old girl was rushed to a hospital Wednesday afternoon after she was struck by a vehicle while riding her bicycle, Port St. Lucie police said. The girl’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Officers investigate a Port St.... Read more
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FOX News
Frequent formaldehyde exposure may put funeral directors at increased risk of ALSResearchers have discovered a link between formaldehyde exposure and an increas
Frequent formaldehyde exposure may put funeral directors at increased risk of ALS
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Researchers have discovered a link between formaldehyde exposure and an increased risk of developing amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), specifically for male funeral directors. In the July issue of the Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery &... Read more
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