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2:16 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

The NAACP and the Ft. Pierce Police Department partner on minority recruitment

The President of the St. Lucie County Chapter of the NAACP received a $500 check for helping to recruit new Ft. Pierce Police Officer Denesh Mathura.

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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon November 10, 2014

A female Highwayman

  What should we call a female artist recognized as one of the 26 Highwaymen?  A Highway Woman?  A Highway Person?   Strange as it may sound, let's just refer to her as a Female Highwayman.  Her name is Mary Ann Carroll.  She is 73 and for 65 years has lived in Fort Pierce, home base for the African American painters famous for their vivid Florida landscapes usually rendered in oil on Upson board and framed with crown molding.  They often sold their paintings from their cars parked on the side of a highway.  In the 1950s their work sold for $10 to $15.  People loved the stately palms, shimm

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:14 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Festival of Trees

Drew Mello talks with Paula Hundt from Tykes & Teens, a Martin County non-profit that provides counseling to children including victims of sexual abuse and domestic violence.

Tykes & Teens will be having their 7th Annual Festival of Trees the week of November 17-22, at the Courthouse Cultural Center on East Ocean Blvd. in Stuart.

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5:54 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Vero Beach's All Aboard Florida Meeting

Treasure Coast meetings about the rail line proposed to connect Orlando and Miami have wrapped up.  You can find out more about the information presented at the meeting here.

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11:11 pm
Tue November 4, 2014

Martin County Preparing For Ebola

Picture of Deputy Nelson in a hazmat suit

Martin County sheriff William Snyder and Fire Rescue Chief Joseph Ferrara talk about the importance of training first responders  and  deputies on how to wear the proper gear to protect themselves in case there is an outbreak of Ebola. 

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Announcement
4:45 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

‘Car Talk’ co-host Tom Magliozzi has died

Tom Magliozzi, one of public radio's most popular personalities, died on Monday of complications from Alzheimer's disease. He was 77 years old.

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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Is the dolphin virus coming?

  Let’s keep our fingers – or our flippers – crossed.  So far this year, only a few dolphins infected with a deadly virus have ventured down the Indian River Lagoon as far as Vero Beach.  That is what I was told by Adam Schaefer, an epidemiologist at Florida Atlantic University’s Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute north of Fort Pierce.   But this past summer, enough dolphins in the northern part of the lagoon showed signs of the virus to worry scientists.  Lesions were on the dolphins’ skin.  They were skinny, swam erratically and made coughing sounds through their blow holes.  The virus

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:00 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

A center for creative expression

Drew Mello talks with Holly Theuns from Art Mundo in Fort Pierce.

Art Mundo will have their 2015 Calendart Gala Fundraiser on Saturday, November 8th, at the Fort Pierce Yacht Club.

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12:57 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Amendment 3

Proposed amendment would who would appoint State Supreme Court Justices in an election year

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10:21 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Looking for ghosts this Halloween?

Here's where you may find them.

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