This weekend, Treasure Coast Amateur Radio Clubs are participating  in the amateur radio ‘Field Day’ exercise going on around the Country.  As Joe Lenartiene tells us, Ham radio functions completely independent of the Internet or cell phone infrastructure, can interface with tablets or smartphones, and can be set up almost anywhere in minutes

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season.  It began June 1st and ends November 30th.  The experts say this will be one of the quietest hurricane seasons in decades.  A normal season has six hurricanes.  Forecasters predict about half that many this year.  But do not get complacent.  In 1992, Hurricane Andrew clobbered Florida during an otherwise slow hurricane season.  Are your hurricane shutters and roof in good shape?  Have you assembled an emergency kit?  Water and canned goods, a manual can opener, a flashlight and extra batteries, your

The Hunting Ground

Jun 19, 2015

Drew Mello talks with Mindi Fetterman the founder and director of The Inner Truth Project which serves the needs of adult survivors of rape, childhood sexual abuse or sexual violence. 

On Saturday, June 27, The Inner Truth Project will host a screening of The Hunting Ground, a new documentary about sexual violence on college campuses. Following the screening there will be a panel discussion with representatives from area colleges.

For more information on The Inner Truth Project click here:

Summer Fertilizer Bans

Jun 15, 2015

Dianne Hughes, Martin County Senior Ecosystem Specialist, discusses the fertilizer ban in Martin County.

For information on the fertilizer ban in Martin County click here 

For information on the fertilizer ban in St. Lucie County click here

For information on the fertilizer ban in Indian River County click here

Sharks to cheer for

Jun 15, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about Sharks to cheer for.  No, not the sleek predators of the deep.