Honors

Dr. Rosato receives honor for decade of service to FSU College of Medicine

VERO BEACH — Dr. Ralph M. Rosato of Vero Beach was recently honored by Florida State University College of Medicine, Fort Pierce Regional Campus for providing 10 years of service as a Clinical Professor educating medical students.

Dr. Rosato established his practice in Vero Beach in 1998. He is a board certified plastic and reconstructive […]

Oct. 22, 2018|

Treasure Coast Food Bank named a Best Place to Work

Judith Cruz, president and CEO of Treasure Coast Food Bank, and Pete Tesch, board member of Treasure Coast Food Bank, display the Best Places to Work award.

FORT PIERCE — For the second consecutive year, Treasure Coast Food Bank was honored to be named to the list of Best Places to Work in St. […]

Nov. 9, 2017|

Florida’s Indian River State College Named One of Top Three Community Colleges in America by Aspen Institute

Washington, DC – The Aspen Institute announced today that Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, Florida is a Finalist-with-Distinction of the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the nation’s preeminent recognition of high achievement and performance in America’s community colleges and a benchmark for community college reform.

Awarded every two years since […]

Mar. 20, 2017|

Timothy Girard Named 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year

VERO BEACH- Exemplifying the innovation, drive and persistence of a successful entrepreneur, Timothy Girard of Vero Beach and Girard Equipment will be recognized with the Dan K. Richardson Entrepreneurship Program’s 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

Announcement of the award will be the highlight of the Entrepreneur of the Year Award dinner held […]

Feb. 20, 2017|

Clint Rabant named Associate of the Year

MARTIN COUNTY – At the annual Martin Health System associate celebration on May 17, Clint Rabant, field technician for information technology, was honored as the Associate of the Year.

Clint was chosen for this recognition because he is consistently focused on finding ways to make the jobs of his fellow associates easier so they can […]

Jun. 20, 2016|

Bud Adams’ lifelong contributions recognized

Bud Adams and Fl. House Rep. Larry Lee Jr. at Saturday’s ceremony. 

FORT PIERCE – Bud Adams’ lifelong legacy of loving and protecting Florida natural habitat received recognition by the Pegasus Foundation and Treasured Lands Foundation Saturday, March 26.
“Conservationists and nature lovers around the state and across the country have been inspired by the example […]

Mar. 24, 2016|

Port St. Lucie nurse receives national award

St. Lucie Medical Center nurse Barbara Edwards was one of five employees recognized nationally during HCA’s Awards of Distinction ceremony held in Nashville June 8.

Edwards, a medical surgical nurse, received HCA’s Excellence in Nursing Award, which was established this year to honor outstanding HCA nurses who demonstrate excellence in professional mentoring and compassionate care.

The […]

Jun. 9, 2015|

Fort Pierce Citrus Grower Named to Citrus Hall of Fame

Hilliard Groves owner Buddy Johnson feted for service

FORT PIERCE — Third-generation citrus grower Sherwood “Buddy” Johnson was inducted into the Florida Citrus Hall of Fame at Florida Southern College on March 6.

Johnson, accompanied by his family, spoke to the audience about how he went from a small boy planting trees in his father’s groves […]

May. 6, 2015|