Local traffic for Friday
CLEARED: 5:16 a.m., FHP reports a hit and run crash on northbound I-95 at mile marker 155 at Fellsmere.
Fellsmere's Operation Hope still looking for toys for older children
Volunteer Veronica Ferraro of Sebastian helps distribute bags of toys during the Operation Hope Christmas Toy Giveaway in Fellsmere in 2012.
Fellsmere wetlands restoration on track for 2015 completion
SAM WOLFE/TREASURE COAST NEWSPAPERS Thousands of acres near the Stick Marsh in Fellsmere are being cleared and a dike is being erected around the Fellsmere Water Management Area.
Fellsmere officials hope to create a better drainage system with stormwater utility
Officials in Fellsmere hope to create a better and more ecological drainage system for streets and businesses that will eventually resolve a number of drainage problems throughout the rural city.
Fellsmere Elementary first-graders help Habitat children
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com - Fellsmere Elementary School first-graders made special angel ornaments for the Indian River Habitat Home Center ReStore's HabiTree to help make sure Habitat homeowner children will have a happy Christmas.
Fellsmere-owned property catches fire Sunday
A passerby reported the fire, which was extinguished quickly by Indian River Fire/Rescue, according to a release from the Fellsmere Police Department.
Citrus growers and packers give back through United Way
Orders can be placed at the United Way Center, 1836 14th Ave., Vero Beach, Tuesday thru Friday, Dec. 3 to Dec. 6 and and Monday thru Thursday Dec. to Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sales were available at bank parking lots in previous years but all orders are now processed through the United Way office.
Community rallies to help with Operation Hope Thanksgiving giveaway
The founder and president of Operation Hope in Fellsmere only had 140 turkeys for the giveaway as of Friday morning.
Letter: Public support helps Our Father's Table Soup Kitchen make big difference
We at Our Father's Table Soup Kitchen in Gifford were very happy to read about the outpouring of community support for Our Lord's Table Soup Kitchen in Fellsmere.