Monthly Archives: March 2019

Treasure Coast Jazz Society announces last concert of the season

VERO BEACH – On Saturday, April 6th, Jeff Rupert will be the TC Jazz Society’s 5th and last concert this season at the Vero Heritage at 2:30 p.m.

Jeff Rupert is a Trustee Chair, Pegasus Professor, and Director of Jazz Studies at UCF as well as being a saxophonist, composer, record producer, and recording […]

Mar. 25, 2019|

New Moe the Manatee status to be revealed

FORT PIERCE – The Manatee Observation and Education Center is hosting a public reveal of the newly installed Moe the Manatee statue on Friday, March 29, at 4 p.m. along Moore’s Creek at the Manatee Center, 480 N. Indian River Drive, Fort Pierce, FL.

Affectionately known as Moe II, this replacement statue is the […]

Mar. 25, 2019|

Garden Club of America Day at McKee features Lee LaPointe’s Fleurific! Fanciful and Fun Floral Design!

VERO BEACH – McKee Botanical Garden was host to 101 current and former members of the Garden Club of America clubs. The ladies gathered on March 7 to enjoy a special presentation, to engage with one another over a delicious lunch in the Hall of Giants, and to stroll through McKee’s garden with its […]

Mar. 25, 2019|

Lincoln Park Career Pathways Initiative celebrates first program cohort, now recruiting new students

FORT PIERCE – Residents of Fort Pierce’s Lincoln Park community can take great pride in the accomplishments of the first students completing training offered through the Lincoln Park Career Pathways Initiative at Indian River State College (IRSC). Family, community members, and local dignitaries stood alongside college administrators, faculty, and staff to join with more […]

Mar. 16, 2019|

Kiwanis Scholarship Golf Tournament is a huge success

From left to right, Jerry Rott, Kevin Rott, Michael Giessert and Joe Schebal.

VERO BEACH – One hundred golfers participated in the 33rd annual Kiwanis Scholarship Golf Tournament held this past January 26 at Pointe West. According to event chairman, Matt Hamilton, “It was a great success! This is our most important fundraising event of […]

Mar. 16, 2019|

Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital receives accreditation from College of American Pathologists

VERO BEACH – The Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) has awarded accreditation to Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital based on results of a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s Accreditation Programs.

The facility’s laboratory medical director, Julie Bell, MD, was advised of this national recognition and congratulated for […]

Mar. 13, 2019|

IRSC Swimming and Diving Team extends national winning streak to 45 consecutive wins

FORT PIERCE – The Indian River State College (IRSC) Swimming and Diving Team took possession of two new national titles, broke three national records, and earned multiple individual recognitions at the 2019 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship Swim Meet held at Erie Community College in Buffalo, New York March 6-9.

The […]

Mar. 12, 2019|

Martin County’s Library System and Foundation celebrates its 25th anniversary of Bookmania

JENSEN BEACH – The Library Foundation of Martin County and the Martin County Library System celebrated the 25th anniversary of BookMania!, a free event for the public, on March 1 and 2.

On Friday evening, the foundation’s popular A Literary Affair hosted the BookMania! authors for an evening of fine dining and literary conversation […]

Mar. 10, 2019|

Cultural Council of Indian River County calls for Laurel Award Nominations

VERO BEACH – The Cultural Council of Indian River County is now soliciting nominations for the 23rd annual Laurel Awards to be presented May 8 at Riverside Theater. Since 1996, the Laurel Awards have recognized individuals in the community who have strived to demonstrate support of the arts in a variety of means. Laurel […]

Mar. 4, 2019|