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People

Vero honors its heroes at poignant, powerful ceremony

Memorial Day brought out the best in our community, as thousands of residents gathered at the Vetera

Arts

Photographer Bence perfects his craft in ‘paradise’

When locals think about the old Vero Beach City Power Plant, few of us can say we will miss the indu

Arts

Pottery yarn: The story of Peggy Thomas’ life with clay

Life experiences often shape the future and such is the case with local potter Peggy Thomas, whose s

People

Yes, we kin! ‘Pioneer Dinner’ fetes Hamilton, Mathis clans

Descendants of the Hamilton and Mathis families chatted and reminisced about decades of lineage as t

Arts

Globe-trotting guitarist happy he picked Vero Beach

Photo by Kaila Jones   Greg Reiter has spent most of his life practicing and perfecting t

Arts

Concrete artist’s creativity was ‘Crystal’ clear from get-go

Crystal Ploszay’s path to acclaim as an expert in concrete artistry actually began at a Youth Guid

People

Stouthouse supporters drink in the art at ‘Martini Madness’

An eclectic mix of artists, musicians and supporters of the artists’ residency known as Stouthouse

Arts

Vero Opera’s 30th Anniversary Gala: ‘Best is yet to come’

Opera lovers gathered at Grand Harbor Club recently to celebrate the conclusion of the Vero Beach Op

People

50,000 find Firefighters Fair fine – and swine – and dandy

Mother Nature served up perfect weather for the 39th annual Indian River County Firefighters Fair, w

People

Opera on the River: Lofty, lovely evening benefits CASTLE

The moon shone faintly through an overcast sky as guests arrived for an elegant evening of Opera on

People

Feelin’ groovy at Mental Health Association dance party

The ‘Boss’ was back in town for the recent Party through the Decades fundraiser at the Oak Harbo

People

Goodness, gracious … that’s the Shining Light Garden

Farm-fresh vegetables and the joy of giving were the main topics of conversation during a Spring Din