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Treasure Coast Happenings
12:08 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Stamp Out Hunger food drive

Drew Mello talks with Rhonda Blakey from Treasure Coast Food Bank, the largest hunger relief agency on the Treasure Coast.

On Saturday, May 10, this year’s National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive will take place.

For more information visit:

http://www.stophunger.org

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News
5:18 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Learn to Read Lips

Find out how you can become a part of the lip reading class  from the Treasure Coast Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of America.

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9:59 am
Wed April 23, 2014

ORCA launches a two year test of canal water entering the Indian River Lagoon

The $500,000 study is funded by Scott's Miracle-Gro and aims to identify the cause of the most serious pollution in the lagoon.

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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon April 21, 2014

Therapy using horses

Humans and horses began to bond more than 4,000 years ago.  That special relationship continues today – even though the horseless carriage has mostly replaced the horse for going from here to there.  Consider the programs of the Florida Equestrian Foundation at Scarlett Stables in Fellsmere in Indian River County.  The foundation provides horse-assisted therapy to children with autism, veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, seniors having difficulty adjusting to their limitations and people of all ages with emotional problems that produce anger, over-eating or other negative behavio

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Treasure Coast Happenings
10:59 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Helping bring families together at mealtime

Drew Mello talks with Jan Autin and Karen Cartwright with Family Meals Inc., a non-profit organization that provides ingredients for families to prepare meals in their own homes.

Family Meals will be having a McCartney Mania fundraising show on Friday, April 25 at the Sunrise Black Box Theater in Fort Pierce.

For more information visit: http://www.familymealsinc.org

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10:55 am
Thu April 17, 2014

The Indian River County Sheriff's Office opens the new Forensic Services Building

The new facility features state-of-the-art equipment and, just as importantly, elbow room.

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3:59 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Confirming when Vero Man called Vero home

You can help at the Vero Man dig site find out more here.

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Treasure Coast Essay
7:20 am
Mon April 14, 2014

Troop 772’s big day

On April 3rd, 11 members of Fort Pierce Boy Scout Troop 772, looking spiffy in their tan uniforms, led the Pledge of Allegiance at the daily opening of the Florida legislative session in Tallahassee.  As the scouts left the chamber, they received a thunderous round of applause and high fives.  Earlier they met with State Representative Larry Lee of Fort Pierce and Lieutenant Governor Carlos Lopez-Cantera.  According to Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers, Lee asked them what they want him to fight for in the Legislature.  Deshawn Mills, 13, said, “Not so many shootings.”  Troop 772 – the area

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Treasure Coast Happenings
1:59 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Teaching safe parenting

Drew Mello talks with Courtney Gurtowski with CASTLE.

The Treasure Coast agency strives to strengthen families and prevent child abuse.

Their annual STOMP OUT child abuse 5K run/walk will take place on Saturday, April 26th

at Mets stadium.

For more information visit: www.castletc.org

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