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Sharks to cheer for

Jun 15, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about Sharks to cheer for.  No, not the sleek predators of the deep.

Transforming The Norton

Jun 12, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Scott Bernarde, Director of Communications for the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach.

The Norton’s primary summer exhibition, Going Places, addresses the design of iconic 20th century vehicles, the history of transportation and its impact on our lives. Going Places will be on display from June 25 through January 10 of next year.

The Norton will be offering free admission to all Florida residents on Thursdays through September 3. Palm Beach County residents can experience the Norton for free on Saturdays year round.

Find out if there is a pet-friendly shelter near you by clicking HERE.

June 7th is Cancer Survivor's Day

Jun 8, 2015

Stephen Spencer, Lin Reading and Greg Burton talk about their experience with cancer and how they were able to overcome their illness.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about dangerous rip currents along our beaches.  Rough surf generated by strong winds from the east have presented a serious threat to beach-goers in Indian River, St.

Okeechobee at 100

Jun 5, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Sharie Turgeon, Executive Director of Okeechobee Main Street.

The city of Okeechobee is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year with a series of yearlong celebrations including a Centennial Birthday Bash on Saturday, June 13 at Sacred Heart Facilities and Field.

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Meals On Wheels Helps Indian River County Residents

Jun 3, 2015

WQCS Intern Leti Landrau visits Meals on Wheels.  You can find a Meals on Wheels program near you by clicking on the county below.

Brevard County

Indian River County

St. Lucie County

Martin County

Palm Beach County

The Treasure Coast Food Bank will provide free meals for hundreds of Treasure Coast Children this summer.  You can find open summer feeding programs near you by clicking HERE.

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Scientists at FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute determine dolphins have social networks.  Read the study by clicking HERE.

World’s best beach

Jun 1, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay taking issue with the 2015 list of the top 10 U.S. beaches from Dr. Beach.  His real name is Stephen Leatherman, a coastal expert and professor at Florida International University.  Number one this year is Waimanalo Bay in Hawaii.  Never heard of it.  Florida had the most beaches listed, with four.  They are a county park beach in Bonita Springs and state park beaches at St. George Island, Key Biscayne and Naples.  What about our beach?  If Dr.

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