People

Volunteers form a ‘United’ front for Day of Caring

The United Way of Indian River County joined forces with more than 1,000 volunteers last Saturday mo

People

Pineapple Party gets juices flowing at Hallstrom

Organizers of the third annual Pineapple Party at the historic Hallstrom Farmstead didn’t let last

People

‘Float Hope’ kids lap up chance to display swim skills

Members of the Treasure Coast Swim Club, sponsored by the nonprofit Float Hope of Indian River Count

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New charter schools blocked from coming here

The School Board, after a two-year legal battle that cost it $50,000, has succeeded in blocking Some

People

Vero Heritage’s ‘Evening in Paris’: C’est magnifique!

Guests enjoyed An Evening in Paris sans the hassle of a transatlantic flight at a soiree last Wednes

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Driver gets 11 years for fatal Jungle Trail crash

Just minutes after Zackary Hillegass was cut from his overturned SUV after it crashed on the Jungle

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A toast to a visionary: Hulk of old power plant becomes stunning brewery

The raising of pints to Michael Rechter as American Icon Brewery opened for business this week in Ve

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U.S. Civil Rights Office opens probe of school district

The U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights has opened an investigation into whethe

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Vero doctor accused of big-time drug trafficking

A well-known Vero Beach doctor was behind bars this week days after federal agents filed a complaint

Health

Java ’nother! Study links coffee to longer life

Various health benefits of coffee drinking have been widely reported in recent years, including coff

Arts

Coming Up: Riverside is ‘Hank Williams’ country

Although he couldn’t read music, and died at only 29, Hank Williams is considered one of the most

Arts

Bespoken for: Sawyer creates wondrous wall art

Artist Thomasina Sawyer likes to say that good things happen for her “by mistake.” Take, for exa