Monthly Archives: November 2018

Tony Bennett to return to Sunrise Theatre

FORT PIERCE — Crooner Tony Bennett will return to the Sunrise Theatre in March, the theater announced today.

Bennett’s performance, with daughter Antonia Bennett, is scheduled for 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 27.

The 92-year-old Bennett performed two times previously at the theater, in 2012 and 2016.

For tickets, call 772.461.4775 or visit

A jazz vocalist […]

Nov. 28, 2018|

Lord stays at Martin Health while new president announced for IRMC

Robert Lord remains the president of Martin Health System.

CLEVELAND — Cleveland Clinic, on the brink of finalizing deals to take over Martin Health System in Stuart and the Indian River Medical Center in Vero Beach, announced a new regional leadership structure in Florida today that appoints a Cleveland Clinic physician as president […]

Nov. 28, 2018|

The 8th Annual Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest set for February

VERO BEACH — The 8th Annual Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest will be Saturday Feb. 16th on Royal Palm Pointe. Sunrise Rotary Vero Beach hosts this fundraiser each year to raise money for all the local charities they support.

In 2018, over 14,000 people made their way to the festival. Co-chairs of the […]

Nov. 28, 2018|

Local auditions to be held for musical comedy

Credit: Vero Beach Theatre Guild
VERO BEACH – The Vero Beach Theatre Guild, the 61-year-old Community Theatre, is holding auditions for eight men and eight women ages 18-70 to appear in the musical comedy “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” with book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbert and music […]

Nov. 28, 2018|

St. Lucie Battery and Tire earns Spirit of Philanthropy Award

Front: Leah Miller, Joey Miller, Jackson Miller
Back: Evan Miller, Marissa Martinez, Marlene Miller, Doug Miller, Darlene Duckworth, Mickey Miller, Bob Duckworth, Kelly Miller, Caleb Miller, Matthew Miller
Credit: Melissa Winstead of St. Lucie Habitat for Humanity.

FORT PIERCE – It is with great pride and excitement that St. Lucie Habitat for Humanity and […]

Nov. 23, 2018|

United Against Poverty announces a campaign to retrofit their new center in Indian River County

VERO BEACH — On Nov. 7, United Against Poverty’s Campaign Cabinet hosted a Campaign Kickoff for Phase II of their Lifting Lives Out Of Poverty Capital Campaign. United Against Poverty, or UP, announced their progress towards the retrofit and improvement of a 46,000 square foot former citrus packing house in the historic district of […]

Nov. 19, 2018|

Technology poised to change the future of sustainable resources

Dr. Brian Gallagher the founder of Ecotonics.
VERO BEACH — Dr. Brian Gallagher, founder of Ecotonics, LLC, a research and development firm located in Vero Beach, Florida, has just announced the approval of a new patent for technology poised to change the future of sustainable resources.

The new patent, US 9,932,552 B2, issued by the […]

Nov. 19, 2018|

Moonshot Radio features local early childhood education champions

Kerry Bartlett and Dr. Nivea L. Torres were featured on the premiere episode of Moonshot Radio.
Credit: Shannon Maitland

VERO BEACH – The Moonshot Radio has launched in Vero Beach. In collaboration with the Moonshot Literacy Moment of Indian River County, Planet Vero, and PNC’s Grow Up Great initiative, Kindergarten Readiness Collaborative […]

Nov. 12, 2018|

Center for Spiritual Care features artist Rita Barone

A work of art by Rita Barone provided by the Center for Spiritual Care.
Credit: The Center for Spiritual Care

VERO BEACH — The Center for Spiritual Care will be featuring artist Rita Barone. Known as a rising star on the local art scene, Rita Barone will have her art exhibited this December.

The […]

Nov. 12, 2018|

ITS Fiber honored with 2018 Calix Innovation Award

Credit: ITS Fiber
LAS VEGAS — Calix, Inc. recently announced the winners of the 2018 Calix Innovation Awards. Local Treasure Coast firm, ITS Fiber was presented with The Calix Innovation Award for Innovations in Subscriber Experience, their second Innovation Award from the leading global communications software provider, Calix. ITS Fiber was also honored in […]

Nov. 8, 2018|