St. Lucie Voice

County official seeks reforms to cut inmate population

Rising costs at the crowded and crumbling St. Lucie County Jail prompted County Administrator Howard

St. Lucie Voice

Shoplift suspects sought

Two females walked into the Old Navy in Tradition earlier this month and walked out with nearly $200

St. Lucie Voice

Atala butterflies: Catch sight of their beauty … if you can

They were once thought extinct, but the Florida Atala butterfly is making a comeback. The rare, beau

St. Lucie Voice

New tax would cover sand replacement

Real estate owners from Normandy Beach to the Martin County line can expect to pay a new property ta

St. Lucie Voice

Aussie biotech firm eyes VGTI space in Cleveland Clinic deal

Australian biotech researcher Vaxine Ltd. would relocate its headquarters to the former Vaccine &

St. Lucie Voice

St. Lucie West, Tradition schools make grade

With the exception of one, schools in St. Lucie West and Tradition held their own this last school y

Melbourne Beachsider

Some sound off on firefighters’ siren

In response to noise complaints, the Indian Harbour Beach Volunteer Fire Department is considering l

Melbourne Beachsider

50 years on, Apollo 11 still dear to beachsiders’ hearts

As the nation prepares to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on July 20, m

Melbourne Beachsider

Healthy and healed, turtle returns to sea

A young green sea turtle – tired and covered in barnacles – had trouble staying under water so s

Melbourne Beachsider

Landowners smitten with red beetles

Okeechobee landowner David Bockoras traveled to his local University of Florida Agricultural Extensi

Melbourne Beachsider

Teamwork helps cops nab elusive shoplifting suspect

Cooperation between Melbourne police and beachside law enforcement agencies July 8 helped arrest a s

St. Lucie Voice

County joins opposition to composting facility

The St. Lucie County commissioners are taking sides against a proposed biosolid processing facility