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Past articles by Anthony:

Dear Santa, my family needs a kitchen: Anthony Westbury recalls his favorite columns

As columnist Anthony Westbury nears retirement, he recalls the stories of two young boys in our community. → Read More

After three decades in the news business, it's time to say goodbye

Columnist Anthony Westbury hangs up his notebook after 29 years. → Read More

Meet three of my favorite feisty women: Anthony Westbury recalls his favorite columns

Retiring columnist Anthony Westbury recalls a burlesque queen, a can-do wildlife rehabilitator and one tough painter. → Read More

Of nudists and bad spelling: Anthony Westbury recalls some of his favorite columns

St. Lucie County columnist Anthony Westbury recalls his gig as a nudist counter, and the history behind Port St. Lucie's erroneous street signs. → Read More

Families of five killed in fiery Black Friday wreck share their grief

City and law enforcement officials shared their condolences to the families of the five people who died in a fiery crash Nov. 23. → Read More

Women change the face of philanthropy on Treasure Coast

Impact 100 philanthropic groups are becoming popular across the U.S. and Treasure Coast. → Read More

Demolition of Fort Pierce hotel recalls era of spending folly in Fort Pierce

Fort Pierce embraced its history, but often without regard for the cost. → Read More

After three decades, a mental health champion retires — but much work remains in Florida

John Romano reflects on his 30 years of work in the mental health field, and ahead to what still needs to be done in Florida. → Read More

Prosperity is on the horizon in St. Lucie County ... let's not foul it up

Giving thanks for family, friends, Fort Pierce, and even my job ... but not Black Friday. → Read More

Khalil Mack's 'home team' lost bid for Port of Fort Pierce — so why are they smiling?

"Home team" lost out to Broward shipyard, failing in its effort to operate a mega-yacht refit facility at Port of Fort Pierce. → Read More

Mayor Minsky was the perfect match for Port St. Lucie

Pugnacious, in-your-face New Yorker epitomized many qualities of his constituents. → Read More

Blue wave in St. Lucie? More like a strong swell

County voters seem to have rediscovered their Democratic roots → Read More

Here are some fresh ideas for Tradition's jobs corridor

PSL enlists Urban land Institute experts to draw up blueprint for next 10 to 15 years. → Read More

Treasure Coast Food Bank cooking up a new future with commercial plant

The nonprofit's new commercial kitchen facilities will allow job training and fresher food for those in need. → Read More

It's a tough choice for mega-yacht operator at Fort Pierce port

Two highly qualified firms vying to be awarded mega-yacht refit contract. → Read More

Humane society responds to shelter critics

Board chair of Humane Society of St. Lucie County explains funding problems. → Read More

Can Fort Pierce snag a Brightline station?

The Sunrise City has acreage for sale near the railroad tracks. That may tempt the rail company to build a train stop in the city. → Read More

Lawnwood trauma center a major asset

One of the biggest surprises about the trauma center, open for three months, is how many cases they are handling. → Read More

'Deplorable' conditions puts Humane Society shelter animals at risk in St. Lucie County

St. Lucie County Humane Society facing financial woes. Two funders decide to restrict payments until sustainable plan can be agreed upon. → Read More

Are mom-and-pop eateries becoming an endangered species?

Three popular Fort Pierce restaurants simultaneously see change of owner or operator. What's going on? → Read More