Monthly Archives: September 2018

IRSC establishes innovative criminal justice program, partnering with Martin County Sheriff’s Office

FORT PIERCE — Indian River State College on Tuesday announced the establishment of the Institute for Cold Case Investigation an applied-learning initiative that gives students enrolled in its Criminal Justice bachelor’s degree program real-world experience as they work with local law enforcement agencies toward resolutions on open, unsolved criminal investigations. The Institute is the […]

Sep. 24, 2018|

Moonshot Moment Bookmobile spreads child literacy to communities in need

Two girls enjoy the Moonshot Moment Bookmobile stopping by in Fellsmere.

VERO BEACH — This summer, children clamored for their chance to step into the Moonshot Moment Bookmobile as it rolled into the Dasie Hope Center for its first stop. Now in its third year of delivering literacy opportunities to where they are needed […]

Sep. 20, 2018|

Real Stone & Granite partners with the Gary Sinise Foundation to build veteran home

JUPITER — The Gary Sinise Foundation’s R.I.S.E. program provides specially adapted smart homes, home modifications, mobility devices, and adapted vehicles to severely wounded veterans and their families. The Foundation has a new collaboration with the Natural Stone Institute and their members. Real Stone & Granite, a member of the Natural Stone Institute is providing […]

Sep. 19, 2018|

Sunrise Theatre Playbill Arrives

FORT PIERCE — The annual Sunrise Theatre playbill has arrived, offering a complete guide to the upcoming shows at the largest performing arts center on the Treasure Coast.

The playbill, produced by the theater in cooperation with Indian River Magazine, contains summaries of dozens of shows scheduled for the season, including the Righteous Brothers […]

Sep. 17, 2018|

Law partners announce new acquisition Kmetz, Elwell, Graham & Associates, PLLC

From the left to right in the back row Stephanie Freetly, Ralph Beach III, James McGuigan, Sherri Kolodziejczak join their new partners with Patrick Graham, A.J. Brackins, Brian Elwell, Michael Kmetz in the front row.
Credit: Nicolas Ellis, Adams Media Group

VERO BEACH — Kmetz, Nuttall, Elwell, Graham, PLLC, is proud to announce the […]

Sep. 17, 2018|

Riverside Theatre begins another series of Backstage Access classes

An adult class gathers for Riverside Theatre’s production of Million Dollar Quartet.
Credit: Riverside Theatre

VERO BEACH – With the persistent success of Backstage Access classes, Riverside Theatre continues the series of adult courses that take a closer look at the professional productions being presented at the Theatre.

“Along with all the great programming we have […]

Sep. 17, 2018|

Tricore Partners celebrates First Responders with Appreciation Event

Credit: Tri-core Partners


PORT ST. LUCIE — Tri-core Partners will be saluting First Responders for their dedication and service to the community and invites all EMS, Police, Firefighters and Health Care Professionals to their model center for an appreciation event to celebrate. The event will be held Saturday Sept. 22nd until Sunday Sept. 23rd […]

Sep. 11, 2018|

Indian River County Chamber of Commerce offers leadership program

VERO BEACH — Leadership Indian River County is a community leadership program offered by the Indian River County Chamber of Commerce starting in January 2019. Applications for the program are due November 19, 2018. The 7-session training program will bring together a cross-section of the community, representing our social, economic and geographic diverse population […]

Sep. 11, 2018|

Leonard Villafranco recognized by American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys

PORT ST LUCIE — Leonard Villafranco, managing partner at the law office of Villafranco & Garcia is an Executive Member of the American Association of Premier DUI Attorneys. The designation was merited from his skills, knowledge, training tools, resources and strategies that are needed for winning DUI cases.

The American Association of […]

Sep. 10, 2018|

Indian River State College offers trips to study abroad for 2019

FORT PIERCE — Experiences of a lifetime await students and community members who travel the world through Indian River State College Study Abroad. Indian River State College will offer eight fascinating trips during 2019, with the opportunity for participants to earn college credits related to each trip’s area of emphasis. The new […]

Sep. 7, 2018|