Monthly Archives: August 2012

Jupiter-bound spacecraft set for key maneuver

PASADENA (AP) — A Jupiter-bound spacecraft is set to fire its engine for an important maneuver intended to bring it back toward Earth. The engine burn Thursday afternoon is the first of two maneuvers planned to set up NASA’s Juno … Continue reading

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Sunny, Rip Currents For East Central Florida

RECALLS: Fresh Express Salad Recall for Listeria Dole Bagged Salads Recalled for Listeria LG and Kenmore Gas Dryer Recall for Fire Hazard CareBears Pacifiers Recalled for Choking Hazard GM, Isuzu Recall 250,000 SUVs For Fire Hazard Repair Kit Recall on … Continue reading

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Jupiter-bound spacecraft makes key maneuver

Associated Press This undated image released by NASA shows an artist rendering of the Juno spacecraft circling Jupiter. The spacecraft planned to fire its engine on Aug. 30, 2012, the first of two engine burns to set it up for … Continue reading

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Carol Saunders: Celebrity Bartender Tiki Bash helps American Cancer Society

It was a breezy, warm day Aug. 15 when a huge group of local residents gathered on the picturesque Jupiter Inlet at Jim Burg’s Square Grouper for the “Celebrity Bartender Tiki Bash” to benefit the American Cancer Society. Burg, 44, … Continue reading

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Jupiter Clinches Playoff Berth

August 30, 2012 – Florida State League (FSL) Jupiter Hammerheads JUPITER, FL – For the first time since the 2003 season, the Jupiter Hammerheads have made the playoffs. The Hammerheads’ 2-1 victory last night over the St. Lucie Mets, coupled … Continue reading

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Two Palm Beach Cardinals Named Post-Season All-Stars

August 28, 2012 – Florida State League (FSL) Palm Beach Cardinals Jupiter, Fla.- Florida State League president Chuck Murphy announced on Monday that Palm Beach Cardinals second baseman Starlin Rodriguez and outfielder Mike O’Neill were selected to the 2012 Florida … Continue reading

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Gov. Scott to address update on Isaac

PLANTATION, Fla. — Gov. Rick Scott will address preparations being made for Tropical Storm Isaac. Scott is holding a media briefing Saturday morning at the Emergency Operations Center in Plantation in Broward County. Forecasters issued a hurricane warning for all … Continue reading

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New Jupiter councilman called a concensus builder

Tom McCarthy is scheduled to return Tuesday to the town council seat he left a decade ago. “I’ve always wanted to help my community. I like to stay involved,” said the 78-year-old Palm Beach County native. The civil engineer was … Continue reading

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Jupiter Pointe Paddling celebrates first anniversary

JUPITER — There is a place in Tequesta that will make you feel like you have arrived in paradise. The clear turquoise blue water rushes in from the Gulf Stream at high tide, runs past the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse, flows … Continue reading

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In sign that worst is over, South Florida home prices rose again in June

South Florida’s housing market continued to bounce back in June, buoying hopes that the painful real estate crash finally has ended. Home prices in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties rose 4.4 percent from a year ago, the largest annual … Continue reading

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