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Stephanie LaBaff


Patriotism pervades a moving Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans and current members serving in the United States Armed Forces were honored during the Veter

Real Estate

Orchid Island home offers ‘ultimate privacy and security’

The owners of the charming 3-bedroom, 4.5-bath courtyard home at 940 Orchid Point Way fell in love w


Samaritan Center bowled over by soup-er duper support

For almost three decades, venues around Vero Beach have overflowed with bubbling vats of soup donate

Real Estate

Upgraded Lake Sapphire home comes with saltwater pool

Joel and Angela Kappes say Lake Sapphire is more than just a neighborhood. Since purchasing their fo


Thanksgiving options for those who don’t feel like cooking

Whether your gathering will be larger or smaller than usual, there’s still plenty to be grateful f


Open season: Island establishments are returning to business

A pandemic can’t keep some island establishments down. One long-time favorite, the Havana Night


Tricked-out cars are a treat at mobile Halloween parade

In light of the pandemic, the City of Vero Beach Recreation Department introduced something new this

Real Estate

Riverfront Bethel Isle home comes with dock, 2 boatlifts

The Indian River Lagoon is at the center of the design of the 4-bedroom, 4.5-half bath, riverfront h

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South of bridge, a Community Sailing Center?

After a decade of launching its sailboats onto the lagoon from alongside the city’s wastewater tre


Mental Health team’s promise: ‘We’re here for you’

Social distancing and mask-wearing have been proven as methods to help prevent the spread of COVID-1


Making ‘rides’ against breast cancer at Pink Car Parade

A convoy of cars, trucks and jeeps bedecked in shades of pink circled the wagons in the fight agains

Real Estate

Enjoy elegant waterfront living in Grand Harbor’s River Village

Pete and Sally Lake stumbled upon River Village at Grand Harbor quite by accident. While visiting hi