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Stephanie LaBaff


Late-night legend Leno adds levity to Riverside gala

Laughter was the name of the game last Tuesday evening when comedian Jay Leno stepped onto the Stark


Arce triumphs in Vero’s Top Chef Challenge Finale

And the winner is … Last Monday evening the four finalists chosen during the Top Chef Qualifier

Real Estate

Palm Island Plantation townhome evokes carefree lifestyle

The newly constructed three-bedroom, three-bath courtyard home at 25 Plumbago Lane in Palm Island Pl


Citrus reopens: New dishes, new digs, new shorter name

We’ve all heard the proverbial saying, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Instead of


Stellar fundraising efforts help Children’s Home Society

The stars shone a little bit brighter at the sixth annual Reach for the Stars Gala to benefit the Ch


Boathouse groundbreaking shows Vero ‘rowing is growing’

Members of Vero Beach Rowing swapped their oars for shovels last Wednesday afternoon at a Groundbrea


Childcare Resources: Good as gold on silver anniversary

Childcare Resources of Indian River celebrated its silver jubilee last Monday evening during a 25th


10,000 get their fill at ‘ShrimpFest & Brew Hullabaloo’

Riverview Park in Sebastian overflowed with an estimated 10,000 people last weekend during the fourt


Art/craft mediums well served at ‘Under the Oaks’

Members of the Vero Beach Art Club painted a picture-perfect weekend for their 68th annual Under the


Raising the woof at ‘Cause for Paws’ fundraiser

Humans and canines alike had a doggone good time last Tuesday evening as pet patrons gathered at Oak


Chillin’ in the air at Habitat’s Jamaican Me Crazy Fest

The Caribbean sound of steel drums lured guests into the Sun Aviation hangar last Saturday evening f


Crossover Mission’s full-court press turns lives around

The Crossover Mission Fifth Anniversary Celebration at the Grand Harbor Golf Club was a slam dunk la