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Ensuring A Secret Ballot For The Blind

Mar 10, 2016

Members of the Federation of the Blind test St. Lucie County's adaptive voting machine.

Go Mets!

Mar 7, 2016

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the New York Mets.  They are back in Port St.

Drew Mello talks with Rich Votapka with the Indian River County Historical Society. The society is a private non-profit with a simple mission statement - to save, preserve and restore the historical and environmental resources of Indian River County.

On Friday, March 11, the historical society will present “The Teddy Roosevelt Show” at the Performing Arts Center at Sebastian River High School.

For more information on the Indian River County Historical Society click here:

The declaration covers St. Lucie, Martin and Lee Counties.  You can read the declaration HERE.  The questionnaire from the Florida Dept. of Economic Opportunity is HERE.

Overdue medal

Feb 29, 2016

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about a Marine veteran who finally received his medal.  Sylvester McIntosh, 68, of Wabasso, was presented with the Silver Star – our country’s third highest combat award – on January 30th at the Veterans Memorial Island Sanctuary in Vero Beach.  This was lmost 50 years after he earned it.  In 1967, Corporal McIntosh was a young squad leader in Vietnam.  His unit came under heavy enemy fire.  He carried three of his buddies out of the kill zone before collapsing from a chest wound.  Paperwork for a medal to the corporal got lost.  In recent

Drew Mello talks with Bill West, CEO & Development Director at Molly’s House in Stuart.

Molly’s House provides affordable, temporary housing to patients and their families during crises requiring medical treatment on the Treasure Coast.

The 6th Annual Molly’s House Polo Classic will take place on Saturday, March 5 at the Port Mayaca Polo Club.

For more information on Molly’s House click here:

Music students in the four-county area, as well as northern Palm Beach and south Brevard counties are invited to audition for public radio station WQCS / 88.9 FM's popular Young Musicians Spotlight, a one-hour radio special featuring the talent of young musicians.

The auditions will be Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Saturday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the WQCS Studios on the Main Campus of Indian River State College, 3209 Virginia Avenue in Fort Pierce. The auditions are the first step to a performance on the station's locally-produced music special.

More Unsettled Weather

Feb 24, 2016

  Florida Public Radio Emergency Network Meteorologist, Jeff Huffman, says you can blame our spate of unsettled weather on the El Nino weather pattern.

Mother Whale

Feb 22, 2016

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about a surprise visit by a pair of whales.  Little did I know, while eating lunch at a waterside restaurant in Sebastian on February 8th, that a North Atlantic right whale -- that’s R-I-G-H-T --and her calf had entered Sebastian Inlet across the Indian River Lagoon.  But many others knew about it.

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