Farm City Luncheon 2022 dives into Martin County aquaculture, brings together business, ag, environment and community
Aquaculture is big business in Florida, accounting for more than $200 million in annual revenue and making Florida one of the top producers in the nation for this branch of agriculture. Guests at the 2022 One Martin Farm-City luncheon on Nov. 17 learned about the innovative ways that the Florida aquaculture community is farming the seas, its growing promise to address an increasing global demand for food, and its local economic impact...Read More>>
"I Love You The Whole Wide World" Debuts at G. Alan Fine Jewelry & Coin
Wednesday, Dec. 7 from 5:30 – 7 p.m., join G. Alan’s Fine Jewelry and Coin and Sandee’s TWW World, LLC at the introduction of “I Love You The Whole Wide World,” a vision of merchandise created and sold for the purpose of expressing your love while providing funds for children’s and animal charities. Featured items will include jewelry, teddy bears, and Christmas ornaments, plus a sneak peek of items and inventory which will be offered in 2023. A portion of every sale will be donated to a nonprofit. The Open House preview will take place at G. Alan’s Fine Jewelry and Coin at 909 West Midway Road, Fort Pierce and is open to the public...Read More>>
Clerk seeks Valentine's Day wedding ceremony reservations
Reservations are now being accepted for a Valentine's Day wedding ceremony performed by Clerk Michelle R. Miller, uniting multiple couples in marriage at Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens on Feb. 14, 2023, at 5 p.m.
Couples must obtain a marriage license between December 16, 2022, and February 10, 2023, to participate in the group wedding ceremony. Standard marriage license fees will apply; however, the $30 ceremony fee will be waived for all couples participating in this unique, one-time event...Read More>>
23 institutions selected to participate in AAC&U Institute on ePortfolios
The American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) announced today the 23 institutions selected to participate in the third annual Institute on ePortfolios. The Institute provides a yearlong engagement opportunity for campus teams seeking to actualize an ambitious strategy to broaden student and faculty/staff engagement with ePortfolios. The ePortfolio Institute engages campuses directly throughout the 2023 calendar year as participants’ ePortfolio implementation plans are put into practice...Read More
Helping People Succeed’s
2023 Art for Living calendars now on sale
It’s the time of year when Helping People Succeed distributes its popular Art for Living Calendar for residents and visitors at local businesses, including Barnes & Noble Book Store in Jensen Beach. Looking for that perfect gift? Helping People Succeed's 2023 Art for Living Calendar reflects the beauty found right here on the Treasure Coast. Each month is represented by the work of a talented local artist. Calendars sell for $25 each...Read More
Florida rest stops serviced by adults with disabilities
If you drive in Florida, especially on state roads like I-95, you have seen and probably used one of those rest stops along the highway. It’s where drivers and truckers can take a bathroom break, rest a bit, stretch their legs, and have a snack.
Finding workers to keep them clean and functioning can be a challenge. But thanks to Florida’s innovative thinking and willingness to partner with non-profit groups, we all get to enjoy the benefits...Read More