Monthly Archives: April 2019

St. Lucie Medical Center now offers advanced robotic surgery

Port St. Lucie – St. Lucie Medical Center is excited to announce its new advanced robotic surgical system — the da Vinci Xi. This equipment is the latest in robotic surgical treatments designed to provide surgeons with precision, increased dexterity and control with a minimally invasive approach to complex procedures.

“We are proud to be […]

Apr. 18, 2019|

Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital has been awarded an Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement

VERO BEACH – Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement. The advanced certification is for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers seeking to elevate the quality, consistency, and safety of their […]

Apr. 17, 2019|

Navy SEAL Museum, Schumacher Automotive Group, and community partners donate vehicle to Medal of Honor recipient

West Palm Beach­ – On Monday April 22, 2019, Schumacher Automotive Group, together with community partners Hulett Environmental Services, Anderson Construction, and the National Navy SEAL Museum, will honor Medal of Honor recipient, retired United States Navy SEAL, Britt K. Slabinksi, with a gift of a 2019 black Chevy Silverado LT 4×4.

U.S. Navy […]

Apr. 16, 2019|

Post Insurance celebrates 40 years in Port St. Lucie

PORT ST. LUCIE – In 1979 it took days or weeks to communicate via traditional mail, computers were still considered futuristic, and Kathy Post watched her dad roll his desk and rotary dial telephone next to the piano in their living room to start Post Insurance. 40 years later, communication happens instantly, computers fit […]

Apr. 12, 2019|

IRSC Foundation awards four Endowed Teaching Chairs

FORT PIERCE – Four exceptional Indian River State College (IRSC) professors were surprised with Endowed Teaching Chairs from the Indian River State College Foundation in recognition of their outstanding work at IRSC and to support new initiatives benefiting students and the community.

The recipients are Ms. Kendra Auberry, Assistant Professor/Librarian, Pruitt Campus with the John […]

Apr. 10, 2019|

Dale Sorensen Real Estate announces 3rd Annual Vero Beach Easter Parade

VERO BEACH – Get your Easter bonnets dusted off and your baskets ready. Dale Sorensen Real Estate, Inc. (DSRE), has announced the date for the 3rd Annual Vero Beach Easter Parade presented by Bill and Mary Ann Becker. The popular event will be held on Thursday, April 18 on Ocean Drive. The event will […]

Apr. 9, 2019|

IMG Citrus adds 4,000 acre grove to portfolio

The Sallin Family, from left to right, Melanie Ressler, CFO; Michel Sallin, President; and Veronique Sallin, Vice President

VERO BEACH – IMG Citrus, a family-owned, vertically-integrated citrus grower, packer, and shipper in Vero Beach, FL, announced the acquisition of one of the largest grapefruit groves in St. Lucie County. The 4,000-acre grove increases their control […]

Apr. 8, 2019|

2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence awarded to Florida’s Indian River State College and Miami Dade College

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Aspen Institute’s College Excellence Program announced today that Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, and Florida and Miami Dade College (in Miami) are the winners of the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s signature recognition of high achievement and performance among America’s community colleges.

The $1 million […]

Apr. 3, 2019|

EDC announces semi-finalists for the 7th annual Pete Hegener Leadership Award

PORT ST. LUCIE – The Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County (EDC) is pleased to announce the semi-finalists for the prestigious Pete Hegener Leadership Award: Amy Brunjes, Florida Power & Light; Rob Lord Jr., Cleveland Clinic Martin Health; Joey Miller, St. Lucie Battery & Tire; Tammy Roncaglione, CenterState Bank; Upendo Shabazz, Allegany Franciscan […]

Apr. 3, 2019|

Mark Satterlee joins Treasure Coast Food Bank’s Board of Directors

FORT PIERCE – Treasure Coast Food Bank is pleased to announce that Mark Satterlee has been named to its Board of Directors. Satterlee, a Deputy County Administrator for St. Lucie County, has been a longtime supporter of Treasure Coast Food Bank.

“We’re pleased to welcome Mark to the Board, and look forward to his […]

Apr. 3, 2019|