Monthly Archives: April 2017

Jupiter’s Fullerton Island a diamond in the rough for boaters, wildlife

Fullerton Island is expected to boost local ecotourism, the county’s plan to lure tourists to swim, dive, boat, bicycle, fish, watch sea turtles, hike and enjoy other outdoor activities. Article source: http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/local/jupiter-fullerton-island-diamond-the-rough-for-boaters-wildlife/GYuwjxl8n9W0dBeDoqzgdO/

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Beauty queen of the county

Did you know… 105 cast-iron stairs spiral counterclockwise around a central iron column with three landings. Steps lead to the top of the lighthouse Bricks! The lighthouse is made of brick, double masonry walls, outer conical, tapering from 31.5 inches … Continue reading

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Keeping the Light at Jupiter Inlet

JUPITER, FL – April 26, 2017 – “Lighthouse keeper” might conjure up images of an old sea captain and his family on a remote wind-swept bluff or rocky island in New England, the light in their little tower and attached … Continue reading

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Boat registration discounts head to Scott – News4Jax

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Senate on Wednesday gave final approval to a bill that would expand registration-fee discounts for boat owners who have locator beacons. The issue stems from the July 2015 disappearance of Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, two … Continue reading

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Boat registration discount heads to governor

The News Service of Florida The Senate on Wednesday gave final approval to a bill that would expand registration-fee discounts for boat owners who have locator beacons. The issue stems from the July 2015 disappearance of Austin Stephanos and Perry … Continue reading

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Beauty queen of the county – Palm Beach Post

Did you know… 105 cast-iron stairs spiral counterclockwise around a central iron column with three landings. Steps lead to the top of the lighthouse Bricks! The lighthouse is made of brick, double masonry walls, outer conical, tapering from 31.5 inches … Continue reading

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Courtesy of Sea Star III

Another Sunday, another day on a boat. Well, I’m not complaining, but I don’t have any need for a fishing pole while on this boat ride. Fishing will hopefully come later. The ride, and just being on the water, is … Continue reading

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Jupiter Lighthouse to close for restoration – wptv.com

JUPITER, Fla.- – In less than a week, it’s lights out at the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse and they’ll be out for the month of May. The towering lighthouse is South Florida’s oldest landmark and precious to so many. But to … Continue reading

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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse going dark in May – WPBF.com

JUPITER, Fla. — The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is going dark. The historic landmark will be closed for the entire month of May so repairs can be made. Crews will repair the roof, gallery deck, handrails, and damage to the paint … Continue reading

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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse going dark in May

JUPITER, Fla. — The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse is going dark. The historic landmark will be closed for the entire month of May so repairs can be made. Crews will repair the roof, gallery deck, handrails, and damage to the paint … Continue reading

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