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Local man seeks donated supplies to aid victims of Florence

A Martin County businessman is heading to North Carolina next week to bring much-needed supplies to aid hurricane victims. “I just wanted to send something from Florida with love,” says Casey Cass, who owns Casco Tools of Stuart. “This is becoming a community effort, and […]

Still wrestling with which candidate to choose for District 4?

Still wrestling with which candidate to choose for District 4? With the river running green, it seems some voters feel they have no choice in the District 4 County Commission race except to choose Sarah Heard, whose reputation is to protect the environment. That’s not […]

Tuesday’s vote still perplexes many Hobe Sounders

You would think that all Hobe Sound residents would be eager to create their own town. After all, as a town, they would get around $3 million a year back in taxes that they already pay – more than enough to cover administrative costs and […]

The important question to ask ourselves

Twisting facts to fit a particular narrative is prevalent in Martin County. No one is more adept at that practice than former county commissioner Maggy Hurchalla, who lauds her protege, Commissioner Sarah Heard ,as the only environmentally minded and fiscally conservative candidate in the District […]

Another denial dashes Hurchalla’s hope for a mistrial

Environmental activist Maggy Hurchalla can no longer hope for a mistrial. The Fourth District Court of Appeal rejected Hurchalla’s complaints July 3 about the foreman of the Martin County jury that awarded $4.3 million to Lake Point Restoration for Hurchalla’s interference in its contracts with […]