St. Lucie County primary tallies closely mirror statewide results
Decision comes on the heels of mushrooming numbers of Covid-19 cases and warning bells on every side
City accepts developer’s traffic calming measures and plan to keep last eastern leg of Becker Road at two lanes
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY – March 17 was the Florida presidential primary Election Day.
TREASURE COAST – On March 17, in response to the spread of COVID-19, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued an executive order requiring all bars and nightclubs to close for 30 days, beginning at 5 p.m. on March 17. The order also encouraged restaurants to expand takeout and delivery services.
TREASURE COAST – Many stores on the Treasure Coast have set special hours for seniors and others at risk to shop during the COVID-19 crisis. All information can change on a moment’s notice, so you should call ahead or check the store’s website before venturing out.
St. Lucie County students from kindergarten to 12th grade switching to online learning amid COVID-19 pandemic
Port St. Lucie officials approve resolutions enabling virtual public meetings and a potential curfew amid pandemic
Fort Pierce Commission decides to change City Code to only require four-fifths vote on Planning Board denials
The Local Planning Agency recommends 40 feet for commercial applications in light industrial sectors
Fort Pierce Planning Board recommends new veterans-focused assisted living facility near Lawnwood Regional
St. Lucie County residents ask commissioners for property tax relief after January reassessments
TREASURE COAST – Living in Florida means living with water. Living so closely with water, whether a backyard pool or ocean beaches, means teaching children from a young age how to be safe in and around it.
Superintendent E. Wayne Gent introduces public information page on millage increase proceeds for education
Fort Pierce officials say Citizens Oversight Committee satisfied that current projects meet surtax criteria
Fourth-quarter report highlighted current and completed infrastructure projects while revealing glitches
Port St. Lucie and Martin County ask the Turnpike Enterprise to suspend tolls between Palm City and Becker Road
ST. LUCIE COUNTY – Friday Fest kicks off the festivities this weekend in Fort Pierce’s Marina Square on March 6, from 5:30 p.m. until 9 p.m. This free monthly event is the perfect opportunity to get out and enjoy the downtown Fort Pierce area. Food will be available for purchase from onsite …
District launches new state-mandated courses on mental health, substance abuse and child-trafficking prevention
Applications will be accepted through April 13
Calling All Anglers
PORT ST. LUCIE – Local resident Marcelina Markar has been selected as CAREGiver of the Year by the Home Instead Senior Care office serving St. Lucie and Martin Counties. She is being recognized because of her commitment and service to her clients.
TREASURE COAST - The U.S. Constitution requires that an accurate count of the population, called a census, take place once every 10 years. The 24th census begins March 12.
Activist Rick Reed receives settlement in Free Speech suit filed last year against Commissioner Jeremiah Johnson
St. Lucie County Commissioners open the floodgates of frustration over canal and reservoir delays
Port St. Lucie homeowners ask City Council for relief over noise augmented by Crosstown Parkway extension
Treasure Coast Food Bank is ensuring that more than 600 kids in St. Lucie County eat a hot, nutritious evening meal through its After-School Meals Program.
After Turnpike presentation, St. Lucie Commissioners reminded officials about ongoing expansion of Midway
High-density zoning request leads to broader discussion on future traffic planning for strategic north-south corridor
Project Easter Smile Scheduled for March 13
PORT ST. LUCIE – We invite you to join us Saturday, February 29th and March 1st for the Port Saint Lucie Seafood Festival.
FORT PIERCE – For the third consecutive year, Fairwinds Golf Course and St. Lucie County are proud to be partnering with PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) to help disabled veterans through the game of golf.
PORT ST. LUCIE - The Friends of the Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens proudly announce and invite you to our 10th Anniversary Gala Celebration “Moonraker 2020 at The Gardens”. The event will be held at the Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens, Saturday, March 28, 2020 from 6pm to 10pm. Ticket are…
New! free admission to the festival all three days
ST. LUCIE COUNTY -- The St. Lucie County Fair Association announces the selection of Christine Iannotti as the new manager of the St. Lucie County Fair. Christine has been working closely with retiring Jeanne Keaton since October in preparation for the transition. Keaton is retiring after se…
Spanish Lakes Country Club Village (SLCCV) held an unprecedented 85 years of age and older Tennis Exhibition at their tennis courts in Fort Pierce on Thursday, Feb 13th at 3:30PM. The players ranged in age from 85 to 89 years of age, and they put on an exhibition that was thoroughly enjoyed …
ST. LUCIE COUNTY – The Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie announces the launch of a wellbeing survey, as part of a larger Community Health Assessment (CHA) conducted every 3-5 years to identify strategies to improve community health.
Council members accept partial interchange for Crosstown Parkway but reject both options for Port St. Lucie Boulevard
Fort Pierce Planning Board backs new zoning for King property and Comp Plan changes for Downtown
St. Lucie Public Schools honored four employees with its top awards during its Night of the Stars gala
ST. LUCIE COUNTY – St. Lucie County’s Infrastructure Surtax Citizens Oversight Committee recently submitted its first Annual Report to the Board of County Commissioners detailing the work that staff has completed relating to the half-cent sales tax during the 2018-2019 Fiscal Year.
FORT PIERCE - Looking for a weekend of fun and excitement? Look no further than the Treasure Coast Pirate Fest. Located at Veterans Memorial Park in historic Fort Pierce, this 3-day event draws a huge crowd each year and has been referred to by many as one of the most historically accurate p…
City Commission divided on whether new portability of impact fee credits would lead to more affordable housing
Fort Pierce Community Redevelopment Agency Advisory Committee says ordinance needed to control panhandling
Renaissance St. Lucie K-8 and St. Lucie Schools now have legal dispute over student cap and unofficial students
PORT ST. LUCIE - Mayor Greg Oravec welcomed a crowd of more than 80 people to the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Alzheimer Community Care Center being built at Grace Lutheran Church on Cashmere Blvd. in St. Lucie West. Mayor Oravec expressed his gratitude to Board Members from Alzheimer…
FORT PIERCE – The St. Lucie County Tourism Office and the City of Fort Pierce partnered to construct and install a perfectly framed photo opportunity at Jetty Park on Seaway Drive in Fort Pierce. The 8 foot by 5 foot colorful photo frame now lets visitors and locals alike snap a photo with a…
Duce is very, very sweet, super affectionate and over the top happy. He loves to be pet, is very smart, fun loving and very active - all the better to enjoy your life together. He would prefer to bean only child, no other pet residents. Let the "happyfest" begin with Duce in your life. How c…
Antonio is a two-year old neutered male ten-pound white and gray mixed breed cat. He came to the Humane Society as a stray in February. Antonio may look tough, but don’t let his ruggedly handsome looks fool you. He is a marshmallow underneath the bravado. He loves petting and neck scratches,…
Ellie is a four-year old spayed female black tabby mixed breed cat who came back to the Humane Society in October. Ellie enjoys visitors; although she’s not a lap cat, she loves to be close to you. Ellie enjoys being petted and brushed, and she will roll over to get a belly rub. Ellie watche…