Local Interest

IRSC Planetarium launches a new season of shows

The IRSC Hallstrom Planetarium features a 360-degree immersive digital OmniStar projection system and a state-of-the-art Spitz automated planetarium projector.
Credit: IRSC
FORT PIERCE — The Hallstrom Planetarium at Indian River State College is ready to launch “A Year Full of Stars” with a season of planetarium shows in the “Starlight Series,” continue the popular “KIDS SPACE” […]

Aug. 29, 2018|

Surf soccer camp held in Port St. Lucie

PORT ST. LUCIE – Last week, 27 local children attended Surf Soccer Camp. The camp was hosted by the semi-professional South Florida Surf soccer team, which is sponsored by Colorado Pawn and Jewelry. The Surf competed in its inaugural season this year.

An awards ceremony was held Friday, August 5, during which attendees received Surf […]

Aug. 9, 2016|

New craft brewery taproom to open June 23

VERO BEACH – A new craft brewery, Walking Tree Brewery, will be opening its taproom beginning June 23 and hosting a grand opening celebration July 16 from 2 to 8 p.m.

Business partners Alan Dritenbas, 33, and Mike Malone, 35, Vero Beach and Fort Pierce natives, started home brewing beer and entering competitions five years […]

Jun. 20, 2016|

Jim Kruger receives Excellence in Nursing Award

PORT ST. LUCIE – On May 16, the Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) presented the 2015 HCA Awards of Distinction to recipients at a ceremony in Nashville, Tenn. The HCA Awards of Distinction include the First Humanitarian Award, the HCA Innovators Award and the HCA Excellence in Nursing Award, and are the highest honors […]

May. 23, 2016|

Area offices announce new agents

FT. PIERCE –Real Estate Agent Ethan McAuliffe has joined Coldwell Banker Paradise. Ethan McAuliffe has lived on Florida’s Treasure Coast for 18 years, and is originally from Trumbull, CT. He loves the beautiful weather, access to the ocean and reasonable cost of living that the Treasure Coast has to offer. He holds a Bachelor […]

Apr. 9, 2016|

$3 million capital campaign paved way for improvements

After more than five months of renovation, the 90-year-old has reopened. An extensive facelift has taken place with all new seating in the orchestra section, new walls, and a completely remodeled lobby. “Every improvement we’ve made was to help make The Lyric a more comfortable and elegant facility,” said Executive Director John Loesser. “For […]

Nov. 18, 2014|