Local News, Jupiter, FL – Oct 15th, 2012 – The Jupiter Lighthouse was lit in honorary blue for two days in respect for Jupiter motorcycle police officer accidentally killed while escorting President Barack Obama through Palm Beach County. The President called the deceased officer’s family to pay respect. The funeral caused delays for hours across large parts of the county.
ABOUT JUPITER –
Jupiter Florida is a seaside town in northern Palm Beach County (95%) and southern Martin County (5%). It borders the Village of Tequesta and Town of Jupiter Inlet Colony to the north and the Town of Juno Beach and City of Palm Beach Gardens to the south. Jupiter is ranked Top 15 on America’s Happiest Seaside Towns by Coastal Living.
Population: 56,000 (2011)
School District: Jupiter, Palm Beach County