Jill Roberts talks with Indian River County Supervisor of Elections Leslie Swan about some confusion in residents who received mail about registering to vote.  In many cases you can check your voter registration information on line from your county's elections supervisor.

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St. Lucie County                                  Palm Beach County

The EZ Exchange Zone can be used as a meeting place for internet buyers and sellers.  It's also a good place for parents to who share child custody to meet when they pick-up their children.

The post-secondary academy is for students with developmental disabilities.  Find out more about the program by clicking HERE.

Down-to-earth diva

Oct 12, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the return of diva Deborah Voigt to Vero Beach.  The dramatic soprano will host the first Deborah Voigt/Vero Beach Opera Foundation International Vocal Competition for young opera singers March 24, 25 and 26.  On March 23, opera lovers can spend “An Evening with Deborah Voigt.”   She has sung with Vero Beach Opera in the past and owned a condo on North Hutchinson Island.  She ducked out just before a hurricane hit her building.  Voigt, 55, will serve as a juror and present the awards.  For more about the event, go to the Vero Beach Op

Chimps Kitchen

Oct 9, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Jen Feuerstein Sanctuary Director of Save the Chimps in Ft. Pierce.

Home to over 250 chimpanzees, Save the Chimps is the world’s largest sanctuary for rescued Chimpanzees.

The 7th Annual Chimps Kitchen fundraiser will take place on Thursday, November 5 at the Vero Beach Hotel & Spa.

For more information on Save the Chimps click here:

Please join WQCS in welcoming Bryan Lane, as the new WQCS station manager at the WQCS Open House on Saturday, November 21 from 10am – 2pm.  You will have the opportunity to tour the station, meet Bryan Lane, Drew Mello, Jill Roberts and the rest of the WQCS staff.  The first 50 guests will receive a gift and light refreshments will be served.

If you live in the city of Stuart, the you may be eligible for rebates on upgrades made to your home.  Find out more about the program by clicking HERE.


This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the part our own Gloria Estefan played in warming up the crowd for Pope Francis.  It was at Madison Square Garden on Friday, September 25, preceding the Pope’s Mass.  The Cuban-American singer and her husband Emilio own the Costa d’Este Beach Resort in Vero Beach and live nearby on the oceanfront.  Among the other stars performing in the big arena were Jennifer Hudson and Harry Connick Jr.  Estefan sang “Mas Alla,” Spanish for “Beyond.”  “Nervous?  Of course!” she told Entertainment Tonight.

Drew Mello talks with Scott Bernarde, Director of Communications for the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach.

The Norton’s new exhibition season opens on Thursday, Oct. 15 with This Place: Israel Through Photography’s Lens.

For more information on the Norton Museum of Art click here:

Hurricane Joaquin

Sep 30, 2015

It won't come here, but we will still fell effects, both good and bad, from the storm