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Breastfeeding Awareness Month

Aug 31, 2015

Do you know enough about breastfeeding? August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, Karyn Boyd, Jessica Fox and Ashley Scent inform us about what you need to know about breastfeeding.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the recovery of treasure off the Treasure Coast.  On July 30 and 31, a salvage crew found more than 350 gold coins worth $4.5 million off Wabasso in Indian River County.   The coins were from 11 ships carrying gold, silver and jewels to Spain.  The fleet was destroyed in a hurricane exactly 300 years before.

Erika Update

Aug 28, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Rosemary Knight, President of the Pineapple Playhouse in Fort Pierce.

Now in their 43rd season, the Pineapple Playhouse is St. Lucie County’s oldest not-for-profit theater.

For more information on the Pineapple Playhouse click here:

Parent University is Saturday, Aug. 29 from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Martin County High School.  Find out more by clicking  HERE.

Keeping an Eye on Tropical Storm Erika

Aug 25, 2015

  As we keep an eye on Tropical Storm Erika you should review your hurricane plan.  To find out more about how to put a plan together click HERE. If you wonder what supplies you should have on hand, you can find out more by clicking HERE.  You can follow the progress of Erika with the Florida Public Radio Emergency Network by clicking HERE.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about toxic marine bacteria.  They are something to add to the list of hazards along our stretch of Florida, along with lightning, rip currents and sharks.  In July, a Port St.

Drew Mello talks David Vaina with Treasure Coast Food Bank, the largest hunger relief agency on the Treasure Coast.

Throughout September, TCFB will observe Hunger Action Month – a nationwide initiative designed to mobilize the public to take action on the issue of hunger and join the movement to help end hunger.

For more information on the Treasure Coast Food Bank click here:

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