St. Lucie County judge sued by former rival
Provided by: WPTV Local News
... and battery against Smith, stemming from an Aug. 2 altercation between the two outside a polling place at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center. Police responded to the scene, but neither men were arrested and records show witness accounts were ...
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:00:16 GMT

Wounded military veteran receives mortgage-free home
Provided by: WPBF
William Newton and his service dog, Lola, arrived at a gated community in Port St. Lucie on Thursday to begin a new chapter in their lives. The 22-year-old former U.S. Army specialist was there to receive his slice of American pie in the form a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 02:38:55 GMT

Fitch Rates St. Lucie County School Board COPS 'A+'; Outlook Stable
Provided by: Information Technology
... a year round 2013 population of 286,832. Encompassing 76.7 square miles, the largest city in the county is Port St. Lucie (Fitch rated 'AA' with Stable Outlook) with a population of 164,000. The district benefits from a strong and knowledgeable ...
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:42:57 GMT

The dangers of a traffic stop for police
Provided by: WPTV Local News
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Twenty five years in law enforcement and Port St. Lucie Master Sergeant Steve Helseth still says a traffic stop can be unpredictable.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:05:57 GMT

Mets add six prospects to 40-man roster, remove Jeff Walters
Provided by: Rising Apple
Feb 17, 2014; Port St Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard during todays first official day of spring training at Tradition Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports The moves had to be made in advance of the Rule 5 deadline, and will protect the six above players from being selected.
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:19:28 GMT

Live Sex Shows Force Steam-Cleaning Of University Of Newcastle Library
Provided by: Switched
... else in women's hair. It wasn't glue. Read the whole story here. A man accused of publicly masturbating in Port St. Lucie, Fla. told cops he was just scratching at a rash. Cops believed him, because he pulled down his pants and showed them. Read the ...
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:13:30 GMT

VGTI Florida To Collaborate With TapImmune Inc. To Advance Targeted ...
Provided by: BioSpace
VGTI Florida To Collaborate With TapImmune Inc. To Advance Targeted Breast And Ovarian Cancer Vaccines Into Phase 2 Clinical Trials VGTI Florida to coordinate cancer study design and trial sites selection PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla.-- --The Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida , a leading, non-profit biomedical research institute, today announced a new collaborative research agreement with TapImmune, Inc. , forming a partnership to advance TapImmune's proprietary, targeted cancer vaccines into mid-stage, Phase II human clinical trials for the treatment of breast and ovarian cancers.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Plea deal reached in Vero murder case
Provided by: WPTV Local News
A Port St. Lucie man is agreeing to a plea deal in his first-degree murder case in Indian River County, according to court officials. James Weaver, 40, of the 300 block of Northwest Billiar Avenue, Port St. Lucie, was arrested this August in connection with the death of Daniel Stevens, 27, at the Vero's Motel on U.S. 1 during August 2013.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:37:47 GMT

Treasure Coast couple battles state test
Provided by: WPTV Local News
... Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) and has to repeat third grade at Imagine School-Nau Campus in Port St. Lucie. "We're still dealing with this," says mom Desiree D'Amato. The controversial FCAT is now history in Florida. A new test will ...
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:58:50 GMT

Road rage incident leads to Facebook threats
Provided by: WPBF
A road rage incident involving an alleged red-light runner led to a public Facebook shaming and threats against the driver. Fort Pierce police began investigating the complaint from a woman who said a man on a motorcycle became enraged Monday in Port St. Lucie when she drove through a yellow light.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:24:54 GMT

Jacket and sweater weather arrive
Provided by: WPTV Local News
With temperatures dipping into the 40s, a lot of South Floridians are looking in their closets to see if they have something to wear to ward off the chill. The owner of Boomerang Consignments in Port St. Lucie says they've been swamped the past few weeks with people looking for cold weather gear.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 22:17:52 GMT

VGTI Florida to Collaborate with TapImmune to Advance Targeted Breast ...
Provided by: Freshnews
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- -- The Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida , a leading, non-profit biomedical research institute, today announced a new collaborative research agreement with TapImmune, Inc. , forming a partnership to advance TapImmune's proprietary, targeted cancer vaccines into mid-stage, Phase II human clinical trials for the treatment of breast and ovarian cancers.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:57:56 GMT

Sandy Alderson, and others, like Wilmer Flores
Provided by: Metsblog.com
Wilmer Flores is again impressing people with how he's working on his agility and fitness during the team's off-season conditioning program in Port St. Lucie, according to reporter Andy Martino . Martino later added that he's never heard similar compliments about Ruben Tejada , who attended to the clinic last winter .
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:28:08 GMT

Port St. Lucie woman dies in Osceola crash
Provided by: WPTV Local News
An 18-year-old Port St. Lucie resident died in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 441 on Monday afternoon, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report. Sierra Rasmussen was traveling north on the highway about 2:10 p.m. when for unknown reasons she lost control of her 2003 Dodge pickup.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:03:45 GMT

Port St. Lucie woman killed in Osceola County crash
Provided by: Orlando Homicide Report
An 18-year-old woman is dead after she lost control of her truck and crashed into a tree in Osceola County, troopers say. The woman was identified as Sierra Rasmussen of Port St. Lucie.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:21:58 GMT

Police: Drugs, weapons, ammunition & cash seized from PSL home
Provided by: WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Port St. Lucie Police, SWAT and Special Investigative Unit Detectives took five people into custody from a suspected drug house on Friday. According to police, investigators obtained evidence of ongoing drug activity at a home in the 1200 block of SW Jaqueline Avenue.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 21:07:00 GMT

Five arrested in Port St. Lucie drug bust
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Port St. Lucie Police and SWAT team members made several arrests and seized firearms, cocaine, heroin, prescription pills and marijuana from a suspected drug house on SW Jaqueline Avenue.
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:33:32 GMT

Rancher's dog hitches ride on ambulance
Provided by: The Courier
... man stole a chain saw by sticking it down his pants. Surveillance video from Treasure Coast Lawn Equipment in Port St. Lucie shows the man putting the tool worth more than $600 down his pants on Oct. 28. Police told Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers ...
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:22:02 GMT