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6:42 pm
Fri April 5, 2013

Vero archeological site a 'fertile crescent' ripe for exploration

It's known as the Vero Man site, believed to contain bones and artifacts from the Ice Age. Susan Grandpierre heads a committee that's working for a full-scale excavation.

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Floridays
2:30 pm
Fri March 22, 2013

Hunting was necessity, not sport, for Fellsmere resident in the 1950s

White-tail deer

He says rural Indian River County yielded deer, gators, otters, turtles and even wild mustard greens that grew along canal banks. 

Floridays
1:27 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Truman's unscheduled stop in Vero Beach had interesting consequences

Truman with aide Clark Clifford in Key West

William Crawford, author of a book about the Intracoastal Waterway, discusses what happened after the presidential yacht ran aground.

Floridays
2:29 pm
Mon March 18, 2013

'Two-legged historic landmark' gives tours of The Breakers in Palm Beach

Ponce with visitors at the Breakers
Credit Janie Gould

James Ponce, 93-year-old Florida native, was honored with that designation after giving hundreds of tours of the historic hostelry.  Henry Flagler built the original Breakers.

Floridays
1:32 pm
Sat March 16, 2013

Man who worked in Fellsmere's sugar mill left with no sweet memories

Even though it was decades ago, the ex-employee avoids eating sugar to this day.

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