GM announce for new Vero hotel

Jacqui Loring has been appointed as the general manager of The Staybridge Suites-Vero Beach. The newly built hotel features 109-all suite extended stay guestrooms, fitness center, large outdoor patio and open lobby seating.
Aug. 12, 2019|

Three IRSC District Board of Trustee Members Reappointed by Governor

FORT PIERCE — Three Indian River State College District Board of Trustee Members, Vicki Davis of Stuart, Tony George of Stuart, and Sandy Krischke of Fort Pierce, have been reappointed by Governor Rick Scott to continue their service as members of the IRSC Board.

Davis, 65, serves as Supervisor of Elections for Martin County and […]

Apr. 19, 2018|

The Emerson Center Presents Save The Chimps

FORT PIERCE- Close to home in nearby Fort Pierce, a private enclave exists as home for more than 250 chimpanzees. Living on enriched island habitats with trees, hills, climbing structures, and platforms, these deserving animals are our neighbors at Save The Chimps, the world’s largest chimpanzee sanctuary. Their unique home and the intriguing non-profit […]

Apr. 3, 2017|

Free Florida Humanities Series unveiled

VERO BEACH – The Emerson Center is preparing for the October debut of its six-show 2016-17 Florida Humanities Series, a decade-old series that has become a favorite on the Treasure Coast’s entertainment scene. Again this year, the programs will be free, thanks to the support of Marine Bank and Trust and a grant from […]

Sep. 27, 2016|

Organization receives 2016 National Main Street Accreditation

VERO BEACH – Main Street Vero Beach has been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street Center.

According to Elaine Jones, Executive Director of Main Street Vero Beach (MSVB), Main Streets are important because “Downtowns keep profits local, they support family owned businesses […]

Aug. 28, 2016|

Local businesses urged to report damages due to algae

Concerned citizens rallied together July 2 to take this photo and bring attention to the affects of algae blooms on local wildlife and industries. Photo courtesy C4CW (Citizens for Clean Water).


MARTIN, ST. LUCIE, AND PALM BEACH COUNTIES – In response to the increased number of algae blooms caused by Lake Okeechobee discharges, the Florida […]

Jul. 5, 2016|

Newest employees welcomed

MARTIN AND ST. LUCIE COUNTIES – Treasure Coast Hospice has hired eight new employees. Photographed from left to right are Doncella Ellingson, RN MHH; Bonnie Wilcher, LPN Crisis Care; Stephanie Edwards, RN Admissions; IKyll Junco, RN Admissions; Carolyn Arnell, RN MHH; Katrina Gross, RN SLHH; Christine Hale, Sr. Gift Processor; and Cheryl Hibbard, RN […]

May. 2, 2016|

Natural beef now available locally, rollout at Whole Foods planned


FORT PIERCE, Feb. 9, 2016 — While Adams Ranch has always been known for its world-class cattle, Treasure Coast residents have rarely been able to sample its beef.

That’s because as a cow-calf operation, cattle are bred at one of the family ranches, with calves sold and eventually shipped to feedlots in […]

Feb. 9, 2016|