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This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about Gifford, the racially diverse community north of Vero Beach.  Next Monday, January 16, Gifford will put on a Martin Luther King Day parade up Old Dixie Highway from 37th Street to 45th Street starting at 10 a.m.  Of Gifford’s 7,500 residents, more than half are African Americans.  Many families have lived there for generations.  Progress is being made on a Gifford Neighborhood Plan adopted by Indian River County and supported by the Progressive Civic League of Gifford to upgrade streets, sidewalks, drainage, playgrounds and housing. 

Helping HANDS

Jan 6, 2017

Drew Mello talks with Sydney Liebman Director of Fund Development for HANDS of St. Lucie County.

HANDS provides primary healthcare services to low-income, uninsured, adult residents of St. Lucie County.

On Saturday, January 14, Hands of St. Lucie County will be having a “Rockin’ Hoola Luau” fundraiser at Fort Pierce Elks Lodge #1520 on 5th street.

For more information on HANDS click here:

Skywatch 1-6-2017

Jan 6, 2017


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Jan 4, 2017


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Jan 3, 2017


Biggest boat show

Jan 2, 2017

This is Paul Janensch with a Treasure Coast Essay about the Stuart Boat Show.  It’s less than two weeks away.  It started in the mid-70s and is now the largest boat show on the Treasure Coast.  Hundreds of boats, in-water and on the land.  Ocean-going yachts, cruisers, center consoles, speedboats, fishing boats, pontoon boats – ranging in size from 12 feet to 80 feet.  Plus personal watercraft, marine electronics, outboard motors, inboard engines, safety equipment, boat lifts, fishing gear, music, food and drinks.  When: January 13, 14 and 15.  Where: Northwest Dixie Highway on the St.

Skywatch 1-2-2017

Jan 2, 2017


Drew Mello talks with Tom Servinsky, conductor and artistic director of the Academy Orchestra and the Treasure Coast Youth Symphony.

On Sunday, January 8, at 4 and 8 p.m. the Academy Orchestra will team up McCartney Mania to present a tribute to the music of the Beatles at the Lyric Theater in Stuart.

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