Here's what I found interesting in this morning's news.
A- TC Palm: Urban gardening in Stuart.
STUART — Stuart residents won't be raising chickens or feeling like one behind the wheel under a couple of proposals the City Commission discussed at its meeting Monday evening.B- TC Palm: $760 for a pair of shoes?
While they won't be raising chickens, residents likely will be growing more fruits and vegetables under the new urban-farming ordinance. It allows community gardening in most areas, including vacant lots, group homes and parks. Enthusiasm for collective gardens sprouted from the highly successful Stuart Community Garden, established last year in East Stuart.
PORT ST. LUCIE — An 18-year-old man and four younger teens were arrested Friday in connection with an elaborate heist in which another teen was robbed of his $760 Nike Foamposite shoes, according to records obtained Monday and a police spokesman.C- CBS4: The latest on the shooting involving Rick Ross on Las Olas.
A 16-year-old boy identified as the victim told Port St. Lucie police he went to the Southwest Oxford Terrace home of another juvenile after school.
The victim said once he got there, a 17-year-old boy came in the garage and hit him in the head and chest. The teen assailant, according to the victim, said he had a gun and demanded his $760 Nike Foamposite shoes. The teen assailant knocked him to the ground, stole his footwear and ran.
D- CBS4: Life in South Florida.
CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald is reporting that her father, 78-year-old Bartolo Gelsomino, became angry when his 70-year-old wife Ana Gelsomino refused to cook him a hamburger and then stabbed her to death and covered up the crime by staging a burglary to their home.E- WPLG: Karma.
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. - A man who was trying to get away from police after robbing an elderly woman Monday afternoon died after he crashed his car into a minivan, police said.F- WSVN: Video, Lambos on MIA's runways.
According to investigators, the suspect robbed the woman of her purse in the 600 block of 17th Avenue.