Monthly Archives: February 2019

Dyer Chevrolet Fort Pierce partners with St. Lucie Habitat on another affordable home

From the left to right, Jon Dyer, Jamie Alexander, Alisia Menodoza, and Shirley Justus.

FORT PIERCE – As a community partner with St. Lucie Habitat for Humanity, Dyer Chevrolet Fort Pierce has transformed the lives of the Alexander/Justus family and strengthened the St. Lucie County community through the Community Contribution Tax Credit Program, a […]

Feb. 28, 2019|

Education Foundation of St. Lucie appoints 2019 Board of Directors

ST. LUCIE COUNTY – Thom Jones, the President of the Education Foundation, St. Lucie has announced their 2019 Board of Directors and Officers.

Robbi Giaccone was appointed Chair of the Board. Robbi works for Holley Surgical Arts and is a longtime supporter of the Education Foundation and is a dedicated community leader.

Cynthia Pilloni, Vice […]

Feb. 28, 2019|

McKee Botanical Garden to welcome Sexton descendant Karen Tripson for author lecture and book signing

VERO BEACH – Author Karen Tripson has fond memories of her childhood in Vero Beach. Those memories include daily visits to the home of her grandparents, Waldo and Elsebeth Sexton, who lived next door, as well as trips to Waldo’s botanical paradise, McKee Jungle Gardens. Tripson will return to the Garden for a special […]

Feb. 28, 2019|

Big Brothers Big Sisters and Treasure Coast Lexus to present Taste of St. Lucie

FORT PIERCE – The Taste of St. Lucie, presented by Big Brothers Big Sisters and Treasure Coast Lexus, celebrates 19 years of showcasing exceptional culinary talent from all over the county. The food festival will be hosted on the grounds of Treasure Coast Lexus this year, adding new flavor to this beloved event. On […]

Feb. 27, 2019|

Vero Beach Theatre Guild to perform “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum”

VERO BEACH – “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” is Tony-awarded musical romp through ancient Rome, featuring desperate lovers, scheming toga-clad neighbors, and glamorous courtesans, thirteen singers/dancers/comedians/actors in all, converging on stage at the Vero Beach Theatre Guild.

Originally performed on Broadway in 1962, this farcical musical was […]

Feb. 27, 2019|

Seminole Brighton Casino to stage hiring event

BRIGHTON – Seminole Brighton Casino will hold a hiring event on Tuesday, March 12.

There will be two separate hiring sessions in the Bingo Hall – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Positions available are in the areas of finance, security, food & beverage, player’s club, player development, bingo, […]

Feb. 27, 2019|

Friends of Sebastian Inlet State Park to host a Jonathan Dickinson reenactment

VERO BEACH – Mr. George Blythe will bring the fascinating story of Jonathan Dickinson’s trials and tribulations of 1696 to life. A partial list of Jonathan Dickinson’s story includes his shipwreck in South Florida, being captured by the Ais Indians, his journey up the Florida coast to St. Augustine, and his open boat journey […]

Feb. 25, 2019|

Florida Eye Institute announces photo contest to commemorate Vero Beach’s Centennial celebration

VERO BEACH – To commemorate Vero Beach’s Centennial and celebrate 35 years of vision within the community, Florida Eye Institute has unveiled a photo contest called My2020Experience.

“We’re known for helping people experience their very best vision,” states Cindi Green, RN, APR, Director of Marketing & Community Relations for Florida Eye Institute. “A photo contest […]

Feb. 21, 2019|

May Smyth honored at 2019 Kiplinger Luncheon

PALM CITY – The Library Foundation of Martin County and Knight Kiplinger honored May Smyth as the 2019 recipient of the Kiplinger Literacy Award on January 28 at Harbour Ridge Yacht & Country Club in Palm City.

The Literacy Award Luncheon is a highly anticipated annual event as Kiplinger, editor-in-chief of Kiplinger Publications, serves […]

Feb. 18, 2019|

Vero Beach Museum of Art presents Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts & Crafts Movement exhibition

VERO BEACH – The Vero Beach Museum of Art is pleased to present Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts & Crafts Movement, an exhibition organized by the American Federation of Arts and Birmingham Museums Trust, on view from February 9 – May 5, 2019.

In the second half of the nineteenth century, three […]

Feb. 18, 2019|