John Kasich's new book, "Two Paths, America Divided Or United" describes the 2016 presidential race. Find out more about his visit to the Vero Beach Book Center by clicking HERE.

IRSC honored

May 22, 2017

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about an honor bestowed on Indian River State College.  It was named one of three finalists of distinction for the 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.  The winner was Lake Area Institute in Watertown, South Dakota.  The other finalist was Broward College in Fort Lauderdale.  IRSC will receive a $100,000 award for its achievements.  One is extreme affordability.  Another is making students ready for the next step.  More than 90 percent of the graduates land jobs quickly or continue their education.  I spend time on the campus

Two armored vehicles owned by the St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office can be used as ambulances during storms.

Summer At The Norton

May 19, 2017

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

The Norton’s weekly Art After Dark series takes place on Thursdays from 5 to 9 p.m. featuring gallery talks, art workshops, live music, happy hour, and an ever-changing schedule of activities.

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

You can check the drought index for your county by clicking HERE.  

You can report arson fires to the state by calling 1-800-342-5869.  Find out how to keep your home safe from brush fires by clicking HERE.

The ride begins at Riverside Park in Vero Beach at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.  It will honor five people who have been killed while bicycling in Indian River County, among others.  You can find out more about Vero Cycling, Inc. which is sponsoring the ride by clicking HERE.  The Ride of Silence is an international event, you can find details by clicking HERE.

Indian River County Law Enforcement Memorial

May 15, 2017

Jill Roberts brings us an audio postcard from Monday's Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.

Rowing champs

May 15, 2017

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about our state rowing champions.  Four crews won state championships at the Florida Scholastic Rowing Association’s Sweeps regatta in Sarasota.   Earning state championships were the boys pair from Vero Beach High School Rowing and the girls freshman four from Treasure Coast Rowing Club.  Earning scholastic state championships – awarded to rowers from a high-school team – were the girls varsity-four from Vero Beach and the girls lightweight-eight from Sebastian River.  In earlier competition, a boy rower from Vero Beach was named single-sc