Monthly Archives: October 2018

Vero Beach Theatre Guild to perform Sherlock Holmes comic drama

Eric Jones, Eleanor Dixon, Jason Avery, Martha Kelly in rehearsal at the Vero Beach Theatre Guild.
Credit: Vero Beach Theatre Guild
VERO BEACH — The Vero Beach Theatre Guild will perform Olivier Award- winning playwright Ken Ludwig’s “The Games Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays” on Nov. 6 through 18, 2018.

The play takes place in […]

Oct. 30, 2018|

Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach hosts successful Chili Challenge

The Source with their award for Peoples Choice.
Credit: Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach

VERO BEACH — On Oct. 27th, 2018 Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach hosted the Centennial Chili Challenge, Part of the Vero 100 Centennial Celebration. There were 22 entries with 10 gallons of chili for 5 different categories of 1st place; all judged by […]

Oct. 29, 2018|

Director of Indian River Charter High School awarded Pioneer Award

Cynthia Aversa with her 2018 Charter School Champion Pioneer Award, standing with Amy Banov, who was awarded as Champion Governing Board Member.
Credits: Indian River Charter High School

VERO BEACH — Indian River Charter High School is proud to announce that Cynthia Aversa, Director of Indian River Charter High School, has been awarded a […]

Oct. 29, 2018|

Sunrise Rotary announces winner of the Dritenbas Environment Scholarship

VERO BEACH — Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach awarded its 2nd annual environmental scholarship this October, named after the late Sunrise Rotary member Paul Dritenbas. Paul was a champion for the Indian River Lagoon. He established the Lagoon Oyster Mat project and designed buoys that withstand storm surges, which currently mark and protect submerged sea […]

Oct. 29, 2018|

New Vision Eye Center sponsors Richard DeSocio at The Florida Senior Games

VERO BEACH – New Vision Eye Center is pleased to announce their sponsorship of patient Richard DeSocio in the Florida Senior Games. Quarterfinal qualifiers for the games will be held Oct. 28, 2018 in Jensen Beach, Florida where DeSocio will be dusting off his discus and shot put from high school to compete in […]

Oct. 25, 2018|

Small Business Survey reveals concerns in workforce quality and government regulations

TALLAHASSEE — As Florida job creators prepare to cast their vote for Florida’s next Governor, they are no doubt looking at which candidate will help strengthen Florida’s workforce and tackle government regulations – top concerns of business leaders on the Florida Chamber of Commerce’s Fourth Quarter Small Business Index Survey.

For the eighth quarter […]

Oct. 22, 2018|

Dr. Rosato receives honor for decade of service to FSU College of Medicine

VERO BEACH — Dr. Ralph M. Rosato of Vero Beach was recently honored by Florida State University College of Medicine, Fort Pierce Regional Campus for providing 10 years of service as a Clinical Professor educating medical students.

Dr. Rosato established his practice in Vero Beach in 1998. He is a board certified plastic and reconstructive […]

Oct. 22, 2018|

Artist Suzy Mellott to be featured in November at the Center for Spiritual Care

VERO BEACH — The Center for Spiritual Care is proud to start the season with Artist Suzy Mellott. There will be a reception during First Friday, Nov. 2 Gallery Stroll from 5:30 until 7 p.m.

A tax Certified Public Accountant in a former life, Suzy Mellott has always been an artist at heart. She […]

Oct. 22, 2018|

The Great Duck Derby successfully raises funds for Treasure Coast Community Health

VERO BEACH — Treasure Coast Community Health’s Sixth Annual Great Duck Derby fundraiser went swimmingly, drawing a huge crowd. The community-favorite maritime event took place on the sandy beaches of Captain Hiram’s on Sunday, Oct. 14. Hundreds of attendees enjoyed a day in the sun and sand while sporting every kind of duck attire […]

Oct. 22, 2018|

Mental Health Association names Dr. Nicholas Coppola, as new CEO

VERO BEACH — The Mental Health Association in Indian River County is proud to announce the appointment of its new Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Nicholas Coppola will begin his new chapter at the Mental Health Association on Jan. 1, 2019.

The selection of Dr. Coppola comes after a two-month national search with the Mental Health […]

Oct. 16, 2018|