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Recent articles by Monica:

Loxahatchee man files lawsuit to force doctors to treat wife with Ivermectin

A Loxahatchee man filed a lawsuit at Palm Beach County Circuit Court six weeks after his wife was admitted to Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center in a medically induced coma and tethered to a ventilator. → Read More

Brian Laundrie now missing as search continues for fiancée Gabby Petito

The man who has been identified as a person of interest in the disappearance of his fiancée, 22-year-old Gabby Petito, is now missing, according to his family attorney. → Read More

Stuart Police Department experiencing phone, 911 communication issues due to lightning

STUART, Fla. — The Stuart Police Department is experiencing phone and 911 communication issues Monday evening due to lightning. The department asks individuals to call 911 for emergencies in the city. The call will be directed to the Martin County Sheriff's Office. The non-emergency number for Martin County Dispatch center is 772-220-7170. The department said they are working to fix the issue. → Read More

MCSO: Body found in trunk of vehicle involved in chase started in Palm Beach County

Martin County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was found inside the trunk of a pickup truck involved in a high-speed chase that started in Palm Beach County on Friday evening. → Read More

Palm Beach County to require hospitals to report daily COVID-19 statistics

Palm Beach County has issued an emergency directive that requires hospitals to report the county daily statistics of COVID-19. → Read More

City of Port St. Lucie offering free business tax workshop

The City of Port St. Lucie is offering a free business tax workshop to help entrepreneurs and veteran businesses owners to start or expand their businesses. → Read More

Rental assistance still available to St. Lucie County residents

Rental assistance is still available for families residing in Port St. Lucie, Fort Pierce, St. Lucie Village, and other unincorporated areas of St. Lucie County. → Read More

Florida launches new Emergency Rental Assistance Program

The state announced Monday the launch of "OUR Florida," an Emergency Assistance Program that will help Floridians who have suffered due to the pandemic's economic impact on working-class families. → Read More

1 child dead, 1 injured in shooting in Clewiston

A shooting in Clewiston left a 4-year-old dead and a 5 -year-old sibling in critical condition Friday afternoon, according to the Hendry County Sheriff's Office. → Read More

Aaliyah Ramirez: Officials looking for missing Indiana teen who may be in Palm Beach County

Officials in Syracuse, Indiana, are searching for a missing teen they say has been missing for a week and may be in Palm Beach County. → Read More

Plans for Costco move forward in Stuart

Plans for a Costco have passed the next step in its journey to Stuart. → Read More

Crash blocks 2 northbound lanes on I-95 in Martin County

The crash occurred at approximately 6:23 p.m. at Mile Marker 98, near Hobe Sound. → Read More

Crash shuts down part of Federal Highway in Martin County

Officials said the crash occurred at approximately 2:54 p.m. near SE Pettway Street. → Read More

Jordan Johnson: Florida Missing Child Alert issued for 6-year-old Fort Meyers boy

Officials said he may be in the company of Julian Johnson, 31, and they may be traveling in a 2021 black Honda Pilot with Florida tag number KXQL27. → Read More

Montana Breseman: Amber Alert issued for missing 11-year-old Florida girl

Montana Breseman was last seen Monday, April 12, in the area of the 11600 block of Town Center Road in New Port Richey. → Read More

COVID-19 vaccine pop-clinic opens Tuesday in Wellington

The Village will administer 400 doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine starting at 9 a.m. at the Mall at Wellington Green. → Read More

Palm Beach County mask mandate challengers hope Florida Supreme Court will hear case

The fight over Palm Beach County's mask mandate could now go to the state's highest court. → Read More

Cleveland Clinic Florida to begin COVID-19 vaccinations

Cleveland Clinic Florida region announced Tuesday that will begin to scheduled COVID-19 vaccines to eligible individuals on Wednesday, Dec. 30. → Read More

Over 150 Florida hospitals to receive doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine by next week

Governor DeSantis announced Wednesday the initial distribution plan for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine in Florida. → Read More

Paralyzed puppy gets help from physical therapist

A paralyzed rescue puppy got some needed help from a Fort Lauderdale physical therapist, just in time for Thanksgiving. → Read More