Drew Mello talks with Louise Murtaugh, Executive Director of Celebrities Fore Kids, a non-profit organization that provides financial support to South Florida families who have children battling cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.

CFK’s 17th Annual Celebrities Fore Kids Golf Classic will take place on November 29 & 30.  The Pre-Tournament Kick-off party will be held on Sunday the 29 at Admiral’s Cove Golf Club in Jupiter. The Golf Classic will be held on Monday, the 30 at Jonathan’s Landing.

If you're traveling on the road for the holidays, you might plan on taking advantage of your vehicle's Bluetooth device to make a phone call or to listen to music.  This may seem like the safer option while driving, but researchers with the AAA Foundation say that's just not true.

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AAA Distracted Driving

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about road maintenance.  We are falling behind, according to a study by Treasure Coast Newspapers and  Potholes, cracks, bumps, ruts, grooves.  They are a nuisance.  They can damage tires and suspensions.  Sometimes they are dangerous.  Neighborhood streets are often in the worst shape because connector roads are the top priority.  Roads in Vero Beach and Port St.

Drew Mello talks with Terry Davis with Bluebird Educational Foundation. The St. Lucie County non-profit provides musical instruments to needy students as well as educational workshops and music scholarships.

On Friday, November 20 renowned Afro-Cuban percussionist Sammy Figueroa will conduct a master class with Lincoln Park Academy band students followed by a performance at the Sunrise Theatre.

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Publix donates a $120,000 refrigerated truck filled with food to the Treasure Coast Food Bank just in time for the Holidays. You can find out more about how you can help by clicking HERE.

Happy Veterans Day

Nov 11, 2015

The Martin County Veterans Services office has a shuttle bus that transports veterans to the VA Medical Center in West Palm Beach. 

“On Your Feet!”

Nov 9, 2015

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the new musical based on the life of our own Gloria and Emilio Estefan.  It’s called “On Your Feet!” from the title of one of their hit songs in the show -- the rags-to-riches story of the Cuban American pop singer and her husband and manager.  It opened on Brodway Thursday, November 5th.

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

Tykes & Teens will be having their 8th Annual Festival of Trees & Lights the week of November 16-21, at Flagler Place in downtown Stuart.

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What to do if you see an alligator?

Nov 5, 2015

People come across alligators very frequently living in Florida, but do you understand the "do's and don'ts" when you see one? 

The drill will take place primarily at Witham Field and Martin Health Systems hospitals.