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Mary Schenkel

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Garden of speedin’: McKee makes vroom for motorcars

Vibrantly colored sports cars dotted the landscape of McKee Botanical Garden last Saturday during th

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Everyone’s heart in right place at UP Valentine Ball

Cupid shot an early arrow last Saturday evening at the sixth annual Valentine Ball, finding its mark

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‘Building brains’: Early education extolled at Starfest

Roughly 400 proponents of early childhood education packed the Quail Valley River Club dining room l

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Gratitude and can-do attitude propel Haiti Partners

Supporters of Haiti Partners gathered at Costa d’Este last Friday afternoon for its annual Stories

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Planting seeds for ‘Sustainable Future’ at Audubon forum

Following on the heels of last year’s successful inaugural event, the Pelican Island Audubon Socie

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A toast to ‘amazing’ John’s Island Foundation donors

Roughly 400 supporters of the John’s Island Foundation were feted last Wednesday evening at a cock

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Channeling television nostalgia at ‘Golden Age’ gala

Guests at last Friday evening’s Vero Beach Museum of Art Gala harkened back to a simpler time for

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‘Snow Ball’ fetes Gifford youths believing and achieving

Eloquent ambassadors of the Gifford Youth Achievement Center charmed guests at the GYAC Snow Ball la

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Gala fetes Quail Valley Charities’ fundraising success

Quail Valley Charities capped off another successful fundraising season with its Grand Gala Saturday

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A ‘Moving’ birthday tribute to Laura (Riding) Jackson

Supporters of the Laura (Riding) Jackson Foundation hosted ‘Laura’s Birthday Bash’ last Saturd

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‘Impact Day’: Proof positive of life-changing success

Indian River Impact 100 members and prospective members gathered last Wednesday afternoon at Norther

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Waves of talent lift Vero’s ‘Art by the Sea Exhibition’

Hundreds of artists, art lovers and collectors descended upon the Vero Beach Museum of Art last Frid