Voter Education Forum Explores Current Issues

Sep 15, 2015

The forum will be held Thursday, Sept. 17  from  


  6:00-8:00 p.m. at the 10th Street Recreation Center in Stuart.

Our own tennis star

Sep 14, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about tennis pro Mardy Fish, formerly of Vero Beach and once ranked Number 7 in the world.  Fish, 33, had said he would retire at the U.S.

Nobody likes to spend a day at the beach among trash.  Not to mention, it can be harmful to marine and wild life.  That's why people all over the globe come together each year in an effort to clean up beaches and waterways.  

The Keep Martin Beautiful 2015 International Coastal Cleanup will take place Saturday, September 19, from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

To pre-register for the event:

Call:  772-781-1222


New Deadly Drug

Sep 10, 2015

A new designer drug is proving deadly in Florida.

Kenrick Thomas talks with Indian River County Sheriff, Deryl Loar about the rise of Flakka on the streets.

  Ft. Pierce Resident CeeCee Ross Lyles was a flight attendant on Flight 93 when it crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania on Sept. 11, 2001.  The site is now a national park.  You can find out more by clicking HERE.

Sept. 11 Remembrance Service Set for Port St. Lucie

Sep 8, 2015

The service is scheduled for Friday, Sept 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Civic Center at U.S. 1 and Walton Road.  Residents may also donate to a display for the Civic Center lobby.  You can contribute items by contacting Natalie Neil  at or (772) 807-4489.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about blowing up explosives in the Atlantic a mile and a half out from southern Indian River County.  Everything went well, thank goodness.  The detonation of nine devices by federal contractors occurred on August 25 and 26.  They set up a restricted zone around the detonation area.  No boats allowed inside.  The bombs and other munitions were left over from World War II when the coast from Vero Beach to Jensen Beach was a training ground for the Navy’s underwater demolition teams, or “frog men,” the precursors of the SEALS.  The UDT-SEAL Mu

Drew Mello talks with Melissa DePriest, program director for the Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning at Indian River State College.

The institute will also be hosting a series of five open houses at IRSC Campuses in Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie and Okeechobee counties the week of September 28th.

To RSVP for one of the upcoming open houses or for more information about The Fielden Institute for Lifelong Learning at IRSC click here:

The Florida Storms app is available now to iPhone users, an android version is expected by the middle of the month.  You can track the weather and listen to WQCS!

Beware of Credit Card Skimmers At The Gas Pump

Sep 2, 2015

Looking for security tape on the pump may help keep you from becoming a victim.  Also try to use a pump close to the gas station building and never use a debit card.