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Mary Schenkel


Museum’s Art Zone: A multi-sensory masterpiece for kids

With the official opening of the Art Zone at the Vero Beach Museum of Art held on Jan. 24, a din of


Child Advocate of Year honor to Grand Harbor group

Members of the Grand Harbor Community Outreach Program gathered at the lovely St. Andrews Island hom


Author ‘dazzles’ Patron Producers with Broadway tales

Riverside Theatre’s Patron Producers were treated to a cocktail reception and intimate conversatio


‘Transforming Landscapes’ champions native planting

An audience of environmentally conscious residents packed the Emerson Center Jan. 19 evening for the


Quail Valley Gala goes over the top for children’s charities

Quail Valley Charities Events capped off this year’s hugely successful fundraising endeavor with a


Running into serious money for Quail Valley Charities

Runners were out bright and early last Saturday morning for the Quail Valley Charities Events 5K and


Volunteer judges rule at Indian River Science Fair!

Each year, eager young minds delve into the unknown, working on projects ranging from animal and pla


Attention on intentions at the Resolution Run 5K

Hundreds gathered at Riverside Park in front of the Vero Beach Museum of Art on New Year’s morning


ELC envisions unique campus as must-visit destination

Molly Steinwald, executive director of the Environmental Learning Center, hopes to position the ELC


Childcare Resources program graduates 12 early educators

As their proud families, co-workers and friends looked on, 12 local preschool teachers were awarded


Endicotts’ Lucia Celebration quite enlightening

Windsor residents Mona and Brad Endicott invited friends to join them last Tuesday evening for their


Toy joy story as needy youngsters ‘Shop with a Cop’

Men and women representing all of the county’s law enforcement agencies, plus members of Florida F