Indian River County Science Fair Celebrates 25 Years

Jan 30, 2017

Find out more about the science fair and find out when you can look at the projects at the Education Foundation of Indian River County's website by clicking HERE.

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the four cities in our area that made the 2016 list of the 100 most popular places in the U.S. to retire.  It was based on how many times reviews of cities were visited on  The four places are – Number 64, Stuart: extremely charming, lovely downtown, ample coastline.  Number 87. Vero Beach: a barrier island with a resort feel, and a large downtown on the mainland.  Number 90. Port St.

Drew Mello talks with Dr. Zack Jud, Director of Education for the Florida Oceanographic Society.

The society’s Coastal Lecture Series is underway and continues through April at the Blake Library in Stuart. Admission is free.

For more information on the lecture series click here:

Main Street Ft. Pierce offers historical tours of Ft. Pierce by trolley.  The tours are offered on a variety of dates and times.  Find out more by clicking HERE.

Korean "Meat Dogs" Arrive In Indian River County

Jan 23, 2017

You can find out more about the Korean dogs by visiting the Facebook page of the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County.  Click HERE. There's more information at the Facebook page of the Humane Society International.  Click HERE.  

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about a good way to celebrate the 12 days of Christmas.  Each day from December 25 to January 5, Treasure Coast Newspapers told readers about an Indian River Lagoon project requiring financial support   On the 12th day of Christmas, the Friends of the Spoil Islands said it is seeking donations to buy two all-terrain wheelchairs so the disabled can visit the islands.  On the first day of Christmas, the Ocean Research & Conservation Association said it wants to acquire a gizmo to trace the sources of pollutants.  Other organizations with

Drew Mello talks John Nelson from Audubon of Martin County and the host of Audubon Moment heard here on WQCS.

The next Audubon Field Academy will take place on January 28 and 29th.

For more information on Audubon of Martin County click here