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3:02 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Treasure Coast Hospice presents 'Swinging on the Grapevine'

Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks with Deb Hurd, from Treasure Coast Hospice and Cheryl Arroyave, who is co-chairing their upcoming Swinging on the Grapevine' fundraiser. The annual wine tasting will be at Sailfish Point Country Club in Stuart on Sunday, March 8th. Treasure Coast Hospice provides compassionate, high quality care to patients with life limiting illness and those who share their lives, regardless of ability to pay.

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WQCS Local
2:32 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Mother and Daughter Share Memories of Growing up in Historically Black Community

Gifford, FL – Johnny Ross, 77, and her daughter, Fran Ross, 54, came of age during different eras, but have the same family-centered values.

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WQCS Local
2:20 am
Fri February 27, 2009

Stockbroker was First White Teacher at School in Mississippi Delta

Vero Beach, FL – David Beckwith has written a book about teaching school during the explosive first year of full-scale integration in Mississippi.

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WQCS Local
9:02 am
Thu February 26, 2009

The history of African American Businesses in Martin County

Treasure Coast – Audria Moore, one of the authors of a book on African American History on the Treasure Coast shares with us some of the history of the Martin County African American business community.

WQCS Local
9:00 am
Thu February 26, 2009

Martin County African American Businesses Web Extra

Treasure Coast – Audria Moore tells us about some of the businesses which have been in business in Martin County for decades and their impact on the community.

WQCS Local
11:03 am
Tue February 24, 2009

How we cast our ballots has changed over the years.

Ft. Pierce – St. Lucie County did away with punch card voting in the mid 90's. Chads were not new to Supervisor of elections Gertrude Walker when they caught the nation's attention during the 2000 Presidential election.

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WQCS Local
10:22 am
Tue February 24, 2009

St. Lucie County Supervisor of Elections Gertrude Walker is the first African American to hold a St Lucie County elected office.

Ft. Pierce – Gertrude Walker reflects on the history of African Americans in the political process.

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WQCS Local
10:05 am
Mon February 23, 2009

Two fundraisers to benefit ARC of Indian River County

Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks with Linda Hengerer; she will be co-chairing two charity events to benefit ARC of Indian River County. ARC provides support and services to persons with disabilities, enabling individuals to lead self determined lives.

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WQCS Local
1:28 am
Fri February 20, 2009

House of Hope Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks with Diane Tomasik, Communications Director for House of Hope. They'll be celebrating their 25th anniversary this year with a series of events. Since its founding in 1984, House of Hope has provided basic human needs for people struggling through difficult times.

For more information on House of Hope, call 772-286-HOPE (4673) or visit them online at www.hohmartin.org

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WQCS Local
3:06 am
Thu February 19, 2009

Governor Crist urges state officials to spend stimulus money now.

Tallahassee – Governor Crist is asking the state's department heads to spend the state's portion of stimulus money.

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