R.D. Thomas of Bassinger says he sold whole raccoons to a meat market in Belle Glade, and some of the fur went to Russia for hats.
Heathcote leader Gloria Moore says the woman rushed to the gardens to keep a city bulldozer away, even though her hair was still in curlers.
A Vero Beach man reminisces fondly about the neighborhood east of the railroad tracks where he grew up.
Journalist and author Jeff Klinkenberg took two tuba players to Gatorland to test a theory that alligators respond enthusiastically to one particular musical note.
Pat Smith of Vero Beach said she and other kids would sometimes hold on to a turtle and get a free ride. Her family's pool was also a popular site for full-immersion baptisms.