Spring spotlight tour: Vero Beach success may come down to fine line
The lack of returning starters on defense has overshadowed what is perhaps the biggest need of the Vero Beach High School football team this spring.
Friday May 17
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Hurt pit bulls, drugs found
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, Fla. - Three injured pit bulls and a puppy suspected of being used in illegal dog fighting have been rescued, according to the Indian River County Sheriff's Office.
Wed May 15, 2013
Vero Beach Elks Club inducts 14 new members
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com The Benevoloent and Protective Order of Elks is a nationwide organization whose members represent America's finest citizens who help each other to become better Americans and humanitarians.
Tue May 14, 2013
Celebrating Women's Health Week with a health fair
This story is contributed by a member of the Treasure Coast community and is neither endorsed nor affiliated with TCPalm.com - The Treasure Coast Community Health is Celebrating Women's Health Week with a health fair on May 16 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 1555 US Hwy 1 in the Indian River Plaza in Vero Beach.
Riverside Racquet Complex offering tennis round robins
Adult round robin play is an on-going program that attracts tennis players from the Vero Beach area.
Mon May 13, 2013
Vero Beach Council to consider septic system ordinance
Residents with older septic tanks might face new restrictions when replacing their systems, while new homes could be required to be on the city's sewer system.
Woman's claim of child's kidnapping at gunpoint in Vero Beach is fake
Law enforcement agencies responded in force when a woman claimed a child had been snatched from her at gunpoint Friday, only learning later the story was made up.
How to Invest Your IRA In Your Future Retirement Home
According to the Employment Benefit Research Institute , 49% of Americans are either "not too confident" or "not at all confident" about achieving a comfortable retirement.
Sun May 12, 2013
The week ahead: Activities in Indian River County and surrounding areas
It appears as if it is going to be a quiet week this week in Vero Beach and all of its surrounding areas.
Family Fun: Give mom a garden-filled day
Botanical Gardens in Vero Beach knows how important moms are. That's why they are offering free admission to all mothers today with the purchase of one adult ticket.
Treasure Coast book news May 12, 2013
BunchaBooks Book Club: Brackett Library, IRSC Mueller Campus, 6155 College Lane, Vero Beach, 5 p.m., Wednesdays.
Sat May 11, 2013
Post Office Food Drive In Vero Beach Florida On 5/11/2013
Every year the post office collects food from their customers to help feed the needed.
Legislature scorecard: How Treasure Coast lawmakers' bills fared this session
Treasure Coast lawmakers have successfully made cases for speedier death row appeals, better protection for babies who survive abortions, fairer coverage for cancer patients and fewer drones buzzing overhead.
Fri May 10, 2013
Blockbuster in Vero Beach to close its doors after 21 years
While most of the Blockbuster closings around the nation in recent years were initiated by corporate headquarters, this decision came from store owner Chas Averbook.
Vero Beach store owner charged with selling synthetic marijuana
A Sunoco convenience store owner was charged Wednesday for selling synthetic marijuana, the Indian River County Sheriff's Office said.
Dispelling the Myths of the Indian River Lagoon May 8
Dr. R. Grant Gilmore will dispel some of the myths of the Indian River Lagoon on Wednesday, May 8, at 6 p.m. at the Oxbow Eco-Center. - Dr.
What a weekend in Indian River County: May 10-12
Talk about a special delivery: On May 11, besides delivering mail, letter carriers with the U.S. Postal Service will collect food donations as part of the Stamp Out Hunger food drive, the largest single-day food collection effort in the nation.
McKee celebrates educators with $1 admission on May 11
Located on an 18-acre tropical hammock, McKee Botanical Garden is home to a diverse collection of more than 10,000 native and tropical plants as well as 100 species of waterlilies.
Thu May 09, 2013
Six attorneys being interview for Indian River County attorney upcoming opening
Indian River County commissioners are individually interviewing the following six applicants, listed in alphabetical order, to succeed the retiring County Attorney Alan Polackwich: Bill DeBraal: Vero Beach resident, currently Polackwich's deputy attorney; with the county since 2003, previously working under former County Attorney Will Collins.