Edwin Binney's great-granddaughter, Sally Chapman, tells the story.

No one's sure how Vero got its name

Apr 12, 2007

But it might have been derived from the pen name of a letter writer to an early newspaper. The  person signed letters as Veritas, which is the Latin word for truth. Pam Cooper of the Indian River County Library is investigating that and other possibilities, some of which she has debunked.

Harbor Branch site 'looked like Sahara' at first

Feb 3, 2007

That's what the old mining site north of Fort Pierce looked like the first time Marilyn Link flew over it.