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The Palm Beach Post
Man accused of lighting bouncer on fire captured after 10 monthsThe man who lit a bouncer on fire in Port St. Lucie has been arrested in Puerto
Man accused of lighting bouncer on fire captured after 10 months
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 37 minutes ago
The man who lit a bouncer on fire in Port St. Lucie has been arrested in Puerto Rico after being on the run for 10 months, officials say. Ivan Louis Rodriguez, 46, was arrested for first-degree attempted murder in connection with an April 2015... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Arrests made in burning of Neely's Grog House bouncerPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Police have announced the arrests of three people in con
Arrests made in burning of Neely's Grog House bouncer
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 3 hours ago
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Police have announced the arrests of three people in connection with the burning of a bar bouncer in Port St. Lucie. Last year Brian Johnston suffered serious burns to his face and chest after police say a man poured gasoline... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
High School Hoops State Tournament Schedule(WJHG/WECP) - Here are the games featuring local teams in the FHSAA Boys and G
High School Hoops State Tournament Schedule
WJHG Panama City / Posted 16 hours ago
(WJHG/WECP) - Here are the games featuring local teams in the FHSAA Boys and Girls State Basketball Championships set to take place this week. Girls Regional Semifinals - Tuesday, 7 PM local time. -Niceville at Leon Choctawhatchee at Fort Walton... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Winning Fantasy 5 ticket purchased in TampaTALLAHASSEE – Two “Fantasy 5” players selected all five winning numbers to each
Winning Fantasy 5 ticket purchased in Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
TALLAHASSEE – Two “Fantasy 5” players selected all five winning numbers to each take home a jackpot of$140,623.59. The Florida Lottery said Saturday that the winning tickets were purchased in Port St. Lucie and Tampa. A total of 366 tickets... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Feb. 5State tournament at Eastern Florida State College, Melbourne Class 3A semifina
Feb. 5
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
State tournament at Eastern Florida State College, Melbourne Class 3A semifinals Land O'Lakes 2, Ponte Vedra 1, PKs Plantation American Heritage 2, Merritt Island 0 St. Johns Country Day 4, Lakeland Christian 0 Jacksonville Bolles 5, American... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Theda Lucenne Ray Carmichael, 91, of Fort Pierce, Fla., passed away on February 2, 2016, surrounded by fami
Theda Lucenne Ray Carmichael
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
, 91, of Fort Pierce, Fla., passed away on February 2, 2016, surrounded by family. She was born in Parkersburg, the daughter of late Ines and Raymond Ray. On September 12, 1942, she married the late Lawrence Edward... Read more
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SportsFan
AFL top-up ruling lacks sense: Port chiefNo top-up players for four AFL clubs Photo Source: AAP Port Adelaide say the
AFL top-up ruling lacks sense: Port chief
SportsFan / Posted 3 days ago
No top-up players for four AFL clubs Photo Source: AAP Port Adelaide say the AFL's ruling that prevents it and three other clubs signing top-up recruits to replace banned former Essendon players lacks sense. Port believe the AFL decision was based... Read more
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New York Post
Mets' Neil Walker is Darrelle Revis-partnering athletic freakPORT ST. LUCIE — This is the kind of athlete the Mets have in new second basema
Mets' Neil Walker is Darrelle Revis-partnering athletic freak
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
PORT ST. LUCIE — This is the kind of athlete the Mets have in new second baseman Neil Walker. At Pine-Richland High School in Gibsonia, Pa., just north of Pittsburgh, Walker was a star receiver and had offers from Division I schools to play... Read more
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New York Post
Mets' new bullpen addition is here to save Jeurys FamiliaPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Antonio Bastardo is one serious man. And that is exactl
Mets' new bullpen addition is here to save Jeurys Familia
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Antonio Bastardo is one serious man. And that is exactly the attitude the Mets need to clean up their eighth-inning bullpen woes. Bastardo does not want manager Terry Collins to have to extend closer Jeurys Familia by... Read more
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The Star
Thankful for flooding supportAs principal at Port St. Joe Elementary School, I want to take this opportunity
Thankful for flooding support
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
As principal at Port St. Joe Elementary School, I want to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals and organizations that donated various items to the children of Howard Creek... Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:24 PM Dear Editor,As... Read more
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The Star
Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Residents celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and legacy last mon
Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Residents celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday and legacy last month with a series of events held across Gulf County.Events included youth storytelling time at the Corinne Costin Gibson Memorial Public Library in Port St. Joe and the... Read more
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The Star
Library representatives attend Prime Time training Three individuals representing Northwest Regional Library System participated
Library representatives attend Prime Time training
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Three individuals representing Northwest Regional Library System participated in a training workshop in New Orleans for the Prime Time Family Reading Time literacy project sponsored by the Louisiana... Read more
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The Star
Orthopedic Surgeon joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Port St. Joe Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:33 PM Board-certified orthopedic and sports medici
Orthopedic Surgeon joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in Port St. Joe
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 12:33 PM Board-certified orthopedic and sports medicine surgeon, Jerome Enad, MD, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group in Port St. Joe.Dr. Enad has special... Read more
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The Star
Port St. Joe boys fall in bizarre fashionThe season ended in bizarre fashion for the Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School bo
Port St. Joe boys fall in bizarre fashion
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The season ended in bizarre fashion for the Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School boys’ soccer team.On Jan. 18, the Tiger Sharks opened District 2-1A tournament play against Tallahassee John Paul II at Tallahassee Maclay High School.The teams battled on... Read more
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The Star
PSJ girls advance to regionalThe Port St. Joe Jr/Sr. High School girls’ basketball team reached the district
PSJ girls advance to regional
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The Port St. Joe Jr/Sr. High School girls’ basketball team reached the district 1-2A championship game last week to advance to region 1-1A playoffs.The Lady Tiger Sharks started the tournament hosting Vernon on Jan. 26. PSJ jumped out to a 42-14 lead... Read more
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The Star
PSJES honor rollThese students at Port St. Joe Elementary School made the honor roll for the se
PSJES honor roll
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
These students at Port St. Joe Elementary School made the honor roll for the second semester.Kindergarten, all A’s: Brandon Aldona, Zayden Bryant, Braden Cathey, Cohen Dugger, Lillian Earley, Evan Fogles, Braden Griffin, Dakota Hebert, Chase Hemanes,... Read more
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The Star
Kaitlyn Noel Guillotte “KG” obituaryKaitlyn Noel Guillotte "KG", was born Nov. 26, 1990 and passed away Tuesday, Ja
Kaitlyn Noel Guillotte “KG” obituary
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Kaitlyn Noel Guillotte "KG", was born Nov. 26, 1990 and passed away Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016.She leaves to cherish her memory her parents, Darren and Deborah Guillotte; her brother, Christopher Sean Guillotte; Maternal Grandparents, Charles H. and... Read more
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The Star
Black History soul food festThe community-wide annual Black History Month Soul Food Fest will be held at 6
Black History soul food fest
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The community-wide annual Black History Month Soul Food Fest will be held at 6 p.m. ET Friday, Feb. 19 at the Washington Gym in Port St. Joe.We welcome the community to come out and share in this annual historical celebration. We thank you for your... Read more
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The Star
PSJES students recognized at science fairTwo sixth-grade students from Port St. Joe Elementary School were recognized fo
PSJES students recognized at science fair
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Two sixth-grade students from Port St. Joe Elementary School were recognized for their participation at the Three Rivers Regional Science Fair held earlier this month in Panama City. Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 11:56 AM Two sixth-grade students from... Read more
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The Star
Boulanger is PSJHS student artist for FebruaryThe Student Artist of the Month at Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School is Taylor B
Boulanger is PSJHS student artist for February
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The Student Artist of the Month at Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School is Taylor Boulanger.Boulanger said her experience with art began in the fourth grade while she was a student at Western Elementary School in Connecticut. A class project required her... Read more
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The Star
Paulette Rogers obituaryPaulette Rogers of Port St. Joe went home to her heavenly Father Sunday, Jan. 3
Paulette Rogers obituary
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Paulette Rogers of Port St. Joe went home to her heavenly Father Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016.She was born November 16, 1929 in Washington County, Florida to Allie and John B. Griffin.Her life was defined by her love for her family, her church and church... Read more
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The Star
Joyce Roseanna Nieciecki obituaryJoyce Roseanna Nieciecki, age 66, passed away at Covenant Hospice, on January 3
Joyce Roseanna Nieciecki obituary
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Joyce Roseanna Nieciecki, age 66, passed away at Covenant Hospice, on January 31, 2016 in Panama City, FL after a long illness. She was born in Biloxi, MS on Nov 14th 1949 to Tommie Lee and Martha Lee Clemens.She graduated from Port St. Joe High... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Brothers arrested after flakka bust, Port St. Lucie Police sayTwo brothers are under arrest after Port St. Lucie police say they executed a s
Brothers arrested after flakka bust, Port St. Lucie Police say
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 days ago
Two brothers are under arrest after Port St. Lucie police say they executed a search warrant and found flakka at a home in the city. Police say they made the bust at 693 SW Nichols Terrace Wednesday. In addition to flakka, which police say was... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Teen faces judge in toddler's death; DCF investigatingA 15-year-old suspected of beating his 21-month-old sister to death after she w
Teen faces judge in toddler's death; DCF investigating
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
A 15-year-old suspected of beating his 21-month-old sister to death after she was left in his care, could learn Friday whether the state will pursue adult charges in his case. News 6 partner Florida Today said the homicide case has also left the... Read more
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Island Packet
‘Don’t take your eyes off your children’As 3-year-old Vincent Zou’s parents were preparing a Chinese hot pot dish in th
‘Don’t take your eyes off your children’
Island Packet / Posted 4 days ago
As 3-year-old Vincent Zou’s parents were preparing a Chinese hot pot dish in their Miramar home, his father put a pot of boiling water on the kitchen island. Little Vincent was playing nearby and accidentally tipped the pot, bringing hot water... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Two men in custody, Flakka seized in Port St. Lucie drug bustTwo men were arrested with Flakka being seized as part of a drug investigation
Two men in custody, Flakka seized in Port St. Lucie drug bust
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Two men were arrested with Flakka being seized as part of a drug investigation by the Port St. Lucie Police Special Investigations Unit on Wednesday. Robert Szika, 40, was arrested and charged with possession of synthetic narcotics with intent to... Read more
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The Star
Salt Air Farmer’s Market opens season SaturdayKicking off its ninth season, the Salt Air Farmer’s Market will return from 9 a
Salt Air Farmer’s Market opens season Saturday
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Kicking off its ninth season, the Salt Air Farmer’s Market will return from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. ET Saturday, Feb. 6 at Port St. Joe’s City Commons Park. Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 8:21 AM Kicking off its ninth season, the Salt Air Farmer’s Market will... Read more
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The Star
Friends of Library host Valentine’s dancePrepare to dance the night away in the name of literacy.Following a successful
Friends of Library host Valentine’s dance
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Prepare to dance the night away in the name of literacy.Following a successful kick-off last year, the Dancing for Books Committee will host its second Valentine’s Day Dinner event at 6:30 p.m. ET Saturday, Feb. 13 at the Centennial Building.Raising... Read more
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The Star
PSJ alumni claim win over varsityThe Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School varsity baseball team played its annual ga
PSJ alumni claim win over varsity
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School varsity baseball team played its annual game against former PSJ baseball players last Saturday. The alumni squad won 10-4 in 7 innings. Leading hitters for varsity were Bryce Resister going 2 for 3 with a RBI,... Read more
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The Star
Books-to-Go expands with phase 2The next strange-looking box you see just may contain an adventure.After a succ
Books-to-Go expands with phase 2
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
The next strange-looking box you see just may contain an adventure.After a successful launch in 2014, the Gulf County Library is expanding its Books-to-Go program, unleashing a slew of new “little libraries” into the community, and bringing the total... Read more
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The Star
Armed robber apprehended in PSJA man was arrested Monday following an armed robbery at the Haughty Heron in Po
Armed robber apprehended in PSJ
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
A man was arrested Monday following an armed robbery at the Haughty Heron in Port St. Joe.According to reports from the Port St. Joe Police Department, Jarrod Bennett, 41, allegedly entered the Haughty Heron and used a knife to threaten the on-duty... Read more
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The Star
Winter Bay Day returns SaturdayBreak out the kayak, the walking shoes and the binoculars … Bay Day is coming.T
Winter Bay Day returns Saturday
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Break out the kayak, the walking shoes and the binoculars … Bay Day is coming.The St. Joseph Bay State Buffer Preserve in Port St. Joe will hold its bi-annual Bay Day celebration Saturday and members of the community are invited to participate in a... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
St. Lucie County's Tradition Field is in need of $2.8 million worth of repair workPORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - . A newly released report from the county lists the ite
St. Lucie County's Tradition Field is in need of $2.8 million worth of repair work
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 days ago
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - . A newly released report from the county lists the items in need of repair, including some of the batting tunnels, an elevator and asphalt in... Read more
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The Star
PSJ Mayor proclaims February Black History MonthDuring Tuesday’s meeting of the Port St. Joe City Commission Mayor Bo Patterson
PSJ Mayor proclaims February Black History Month
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
During Tuesday’s meeting of the Port St. Joe City Commission Mayor Bo Patterson read and signed a proclamation formally announcing the month of February as Black History Month within the city. Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 7:54 AM During Tuesday’s meeting... Read more
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The Star
Piggly Wiggly planning expansionAn expansion of Duren’s Piggly Wiggly in Port St. Joe will soon allow the store
Piggly Wiggly planning expansion
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
An expansion of Duren’s Piggly Wiggly in Port St. Joe will soon allow the store to bolster its current services and add new ones.The goal of the store’s addition, led by store manager John Clarrey, is to add space allowing the Piggly Wiggly to expand... Read more
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The Star
Commissioners focused on North PSJ water linesNew water lines are still on the horizon for North Port St. Joe.During Tuesday’
Commissioners focused on North PSJ water lines
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
New water lines are still on the horizon for North Port St. Joe.During Tuesday’s meeting of the Port St. Joe City Commission, Bruce Ballister of the Apalachee Regional Planning Council held a first public hearing on a Community Development Block... Read more
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The Star
Gulf County Sheriff’s Office law enforcement summary Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 7:50 AM Jan. 25-31, 2016On Monday, Jan. 25, Deputy M.
Gulf County Sheriff’s Office law enforcement summary
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Feb. 4, 2016 at 7:50 AM Jan. 25-31, 2016On Monday, Jan. 25, Deputy M. Peek responded to the 4000 block of Cape San Blas Road in reference to the theft of a trailer. The complainant... Read more
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The Star
Sheriff Mike Harrison seeks reelectionPage 2 of 2 - Sheriff Harrison is committed to keeping the public informed. Wee
Sheriff Mike Harrison seeks reelection
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Page 2 of 2 - Sheriff Harrison is committed to keeping the public informed. Weekly law enforcement summaries and frequent press releases are provided to the citizens through the Sheriff's webpage, social media accounts and local media outlets. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Students Left to Study Under Trees After School Roof Blows OffStudents at Majali Technical High School near Port St Johns have been studying
Students Left to Study Under Trees After School Roof Blows Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Students at Majali Technical High School near Port St Johns have been studying under trees since last year when the roof blew off their classrooms. Strong winds in November blew the zinc roof off part of the school in Majola, one and a half hours... Read more
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FOX News
Suspected hit-run driver caught in Florida after her car called the copsPolice caught a driver linked to an alleged hit-and-run in Florida after her ow
Suspected hit-run driver caught in Florida after her car called the cops
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
Police caught a driver linked to an alleged hit-and-run in Florida after her own vehicle called the cops, local media reported. Investigators received an automated call from the Ford's emergency response system, offering to let them speak with the... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
House passes bills to allow open gun carry, campus gun carryTALLAHASSEE – The Florida House passed bills Wednesday that would let people wi
House passes bills to allow open gun carry, campus gun carry
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
TALLAHASSEE – The Florida House passed bills Wednesday that would let people with concealed weapons permits openly carry their guns and bring them onto state college campuses, as well as allow lawmakers to carry concealed weapons on their chamber’s... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Bystanders, Port St. Lucie police save man in submerged carQuick thinking by Port St. Lucie Police detectives and 2 good Samaritans saved
Bystanders, Port St. Lucie police save man in submerged car
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 5 days ago
Quick thinking by Port St. Lucie Police detectives and 2 good Samaritans saved a driver who crashed into a pond near the Port St. Lucie City Hall, according to police. As 77-year-old Harriet Toirac was turning west on Port St. Lucie Boulevard... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
4 highlights from the Mets' 2016 spring training schedulePitchers and catchers are set to report to Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Feb. 17, an
4 highlights from the Mets' 2016 spring training schedule
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
Pitchers and catchers are set to report to Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Feb. 17, and the Mets are slated to kick off their Grapefruit League schedule about two weeks after that. The Mets' preseason slate is not without intrigue, so here are four spring... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Port St. Lucie police: Two men, detectives pull man from pond...Two men passing by and three detectives helped to pull a car out of the pond in
Port St. Lucie police: Two men, detectives pull man from pond...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
Two men passing by and three detectives helped to pull a car out of the pond in front of Port St. Lucie City Hall on Wednesday morning, city police said. The crash occurred at 10 a.m. when Harriet Toirac, 77, was traveling south on SE Airoso... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Viewer video: Good Samaritans rescue driver after car crashes into pond in Port St. LucieCrews responded Wednesday after a car crashed into a pond in front of City Hall
Viewer video: Good Samaritans rescue driver after car crashes into pond in Port St. Lucie
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 5 days ago
Crews responded Wednesday after a car crashed into a pond in front of City Hall following a two-car crash, according to Port St. Lucie police. The incident happened around 10 a.m. at Airoso and Port St. Lucie boulevards. According to a release, a... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Mets' Zack Wheeler seeking 'greatness' upon return from Tommy John surgeryWheeler is already at the Mets' minor-league complex in Port St. Lucie, Fla., a
Mets' Zack Wheeler seeking 'greatness' upon return from Tommy John surgery
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
Wheeler is already at the Mets' minor-league complex in Port St. Lucie, Fla., and has begun throwing on flat ground at 90 feet, per the report. Wheeler said the Mets have slowed down his rehabilitation and are now hoping to have him back in July, 15... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Neil Walker: Facing Mets staff is like 'facing 4 or 5 Gerrit Coles'Neil Walker knows first-hand how tough it can be to go up against the Mets' pit
Neil Walker: Facing Mets staff is like 'facing 4 or 5 Gerrit Coles'
Staten Island Advance / Posted 6 days ago
Neil Walker knows first-hand how tough it can be to go up against the Mets' pitching staff. In five games against New York last season, Walker batted .095 (2-for-21) and struck out four times as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates. "To describe it... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Villagers in N2 toll road path set for new battleVillagers opposed to plans for an N2 toll road through Pondoland are threatenin
Villagers in N2 toll road path set for new battle
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Villagers opposed to plans for an N2 toll road through Pondoland are threatening to go back to court if the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral) continues with the project. This follows a Daily Dispatch report last week which stated that the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando City notebook: Estrela signs in Cyprus, PDL in The VillagesEstrela, who was waived on Friday, has signed a 2.5-year deal with Apoel in Cyp
Orlando City notebook: Estrela signs in Cyprus, PDL in The Villages
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Estrela, who was waived on Friday, has signed a 2.5-year deal with Apoel in Cyprus. Apoel currently sits in second place in the top division. The Portugal under-20 midfielder never made an MLS appearance with Orlando City, but will now try to spark... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Damen vessel launches at Krasnoye Sormove ShipyardOffshore staff This is the lead vessel of a series of three TSHDs 1000 being b
Damen vessel launches at Krasnoye Sormove Shipyard
Offshore Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
Offshore staff This is the lead vessel of a series of three TSHDs 1000 being built for Rosmorport. The TSHDs are scheduled for delivery this year, with the other two dredgers to be named Kronshlot and Kadosh, respectively. The dredger is 62.6 m... Read more
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