Monthly Archives: May 2018

George Takei Named 2018 VBWFF Life Worth Living Award Recipient

VERO BEACH — The Vero Beach Wine + Film Festival, hailed as “The New Summer Sundance” by the Huffington Post, today proudly announced that Hollywood icon George Takei will be named the recipient of the VBWFF 2018 Life World Living Legend Award. The award will be presented to Takei on June 8th at 6:30 […]

May. 28, 2018|

Mental Health Association Executive Director Announces Plans for Retirement

VERO BEACH — Dr. Robert J. Brugnoli, Ph.D., executive director of the Mental Health Association in Indian River County, will retire from the organization at the end of 2018.

“I’m really happy with what we have been able to build at the MHA,” says Dr. Brugnoli. “I’m proud that we have become a leader […]

May. 28, 2018|

St. Lucie Battery & Tire Supports BGC

St. Lucie County — St. Lucie Battery & Tire, a strategic partner with the Boys & Girls Club of St. Lucie County, supported the Clubs recent Seafood Festival as the T-shirt sponsor. Thousands of local people attended the Festival, held at the Port St. Lucie Civic Center.

“The Boys & Girls Clubs is a […]

May. 21, 2018|

Adams Media Group Celebrates One-Year Anniversary and Office Expansion with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

VERO BEACH — This month marks Adams Media Group’s first official year in business. To celebrate this very important milestone as well as its recent expansion, the agency hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its newly renovated office on Ocean Drive in Vero Beach on Thursday, May 17, 2018. The expansion project, which has […]

May. 21, 2018|

Real Stone & Granite Receives MIA Accreditation

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — Real Stone & Granite, the area’s top custom fabricator of granite and marble, has earned the coveted designation of Accredited Natural Stone Fabricator by MIA+BSI: The Natural Stone Institute. Accredited Natural Stone Fabricators are companies that fabricate and install natural dimension stone. “It is a testament to the hard work […]

May. 15, 2018|

The Cake Lady Cupcake Camp

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May. 15, 2018|

The ARC of Martin County has a Great Idea for Father’s Day Weekend

MARTIN COUNTY — Treat Dad to a fun day of fishing in the ARC’ 5th Annual KDW Fishing Tournament on Saturday June 16th, 2018. You will be supporting a worthy cause that assists and supports children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Visit us at to register or call 772-283-2525.

ARC (Advocates for […]

May. 15, 2018|

IRSC Named Top Ten National Finalist for 2019 Aspen Prize For Community College Excellence

FORT PIERCE — Indian River State College (IRSC) was named today as a top-ten national finalist for the prestigious Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges. This marks the third time IRSC has been selected as a top ten finalist. In 2017, […]

May. 15, 2018|

Villafranco & Garcia Launch New Domain, Updated Website

ST. LUCIE COUNTY- Villafranco and Garcia, a local personal injury law firm, have announced a new domain name and updated website for their practice. The law office, located in Port St. Lucie serves the entire Treasure Coast.

The new domain is Updates on the website include new graphics, new contact […]

May. 14, 2018|

Assistant to serve as Sunrise interim director

FORT PIERCE — Sharon Engle, the longtime assistant to the director at the Sunrise Theatre, will serve as the theater’s interim director while a search is conducted to replace John Wilkes, Fort Pierce City Manager Nick Mimms said today.

Mimms on April 23 presented Wilkes, 65, a letter of termination from his $128,000-year-job effective […]

May. 7, 2018|