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.
This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about an auction of memorabilia collected over the years by movie and TV star Burt Reynolds of Hobe Sound. The auction was conducted earlier this month in Las Vegas. The 650 items from Reynolds’ life and career included the 1977 Pontiac Trans Am used to promote “Smokey and the Bandit,” the 18-karat gold antique pocket watch given to him by Sally Field when they were dating, clothing worn in his movies, awards for his acting in Hollywood and for his football playing at Palm Beach High School, and boxing gloves signed by Muhammad Ali. Reyno
This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about our hurricane-free hurricane season that ended November 30. We lucked out again. For the ninth year in a row, Florida was not hit by a hurricane. Not since record-keeping began in 1878, has Florida gone so long without a hurricane. Florida is supposed to be the U.S. hurricane capital, but a direct hurricane hit on the state has not occurred since Wilma in 2005. Only one major storm hit the Continental U.S.