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COVID-19 soars, but no back-to-school mandates permitted

As COVID-19 spikes in Indian River County, it’s up to individual students and educators to protect

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Vero Beach Bridge Center again open for face-to-face card games

The Vero Beach Bridge Center, one of the top duplicate bridge clubs in North America, reopened July

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No plan for facemasks in schools despite 600-percent increase in COVID-19 cases here

The month-long spike in COVID-19 cases in Indian River County apparently has been too mild for state

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Fall enrollment up at Beachland Elementary School

Beachland Elementary School anticipates welcoming an additional 34 students when the new school year

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School Department to closely screen curriculum for inappropriate lessons

The Florida Board of Education’s last-minute approval of Amplify Education’s K-5 English Languag

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Ballroom dancing comes to the island with Friday soirees at Bethel Creek House

Vero Beach’s popular Friday evening ballroom and country dances have moved to the elegant wood flo

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Brightline contractors step up work on bridges and crossings for high-speed rail

Brightline contractors have moved more construction equipment and materials into Indian River County

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State OKs non-controversial curriculum in time for school district deadline

The school district’s three-month-long contretemps over the elementary school English curriculum f

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School district is joining forces with Foundation

The school district has partnered with the Education Foundation of Indian River County to try to tap

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Effort underway to push state to approve alternate K-5 curriculum

The Florida Board of Education has until Tuesday, July 6 to approve the K-5 English Language Arts cu

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COVID-19 plan for coming school year: No vaccine requirement, masks optional

Public school students will not be required to be immunized against COVID-19 for the upcoming school

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School Board facing contentious curriculum issue as deadline nears

The School Board seemed poised to approve two K-5 English Language Arts curriculums for the 2021-202