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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon November 12, 2012

Honoring a young philanthropist

She has been named a Philanthropist of the Year, and she is only 12.  I’m talking about Lauren Weaver of Vero Beach.  Lauren is one of five award recipients and 16 other honorees who will be recognized by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Indian River Chapter.  The event will be at 5:30 Tuesday at Riverside Theater.  Lauren will receive the chapter’s first Outstanding Youth Philanthropist of the Year award.  She began helping the homeless five years ago.  With $25 from her own savings, Lauren bought Christmas gifts for a homeless man she met in Pocohontas Park in downtown Vero Be

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Floridays
12:00 am
Wed November 7, 2012

Retired Jupiter dairy man says happy herds give better milk

Judson Minear, now of Palm City,  remembers a sign at the dairy that advised workers to talk to the cows "as they would their wife." 

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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon November 5, 2012

Mustering Navy SEALS

Next Saturday and Sunday, you can mingle with SEALS, as Paul Janensch explains in this Treasure Coast Essay.

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Floridays
3:19 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Raising goats a peaceful occupation for Treasure Coast woman

Darlene Dollins' goats are similar to lap dogs in size and personality.
Janie Gould

Darlene Dollins has a herd of Nigerian dwarf goats on her farm in Indian River County, and sells soap that she makes from their milk.

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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:56 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Hibiscus Children’s Center Annual Support Campaign

This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Tom Maher, CEO of Hibiscus Children’s Center.

The center’s mission is to provide safety for abused, abandoned and neglected children through prevention, residential, shelter and recovery programs.

The Hibiscus Annual Support Campaign is now underway.

For more information visit: www.hibiscuschildrenscenter.org

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