This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the top Treasure Coast news stories in 2014. Number 1 for the entire Treasure Coast was the mostly negative reaction to All Aboard Florida’s plan for a high-speed passenger train service between Miami and Orlando, The Federal Railroad Administration held three meetings on the Treasure Coast. More than 17 hundred attended. Almost all who spoke opposed the $2 billion project. In Indian River County, the sale of the Vero Beach electric utility to Florida Power & Light was jeopardized.
This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about a “hot spot,” where stockbrokers with troubled regulatory records are clustered. The Wall Street Journal identified this hot spot as the Treasure Coast. That’s not quite accurate. This hot spot – one of 16 in the U.S.