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Education
11:47 am
Thu June 28, 2012

Problems facing education to be discussed at national assembly.

Florida educators are among 10,000 planning to gather in Washington D.C. for the 150th annual National Education Association Representative Assembly. We hear from Andy Ford, President of the Florida Education Association.

Senior Citizen Scams
11:41 am
Thu June 28, 2012

It seems we hear of new scams aimed at our senior citizens every day.

Seniors in Palm Beach County are taking to the stage to alert their peers to some of scams to which seniors often fall prey.

National HIV testing day
11:24 am
Tue June 26, 2012

Wednesday June 27 is National HIV testing day.

Free testing will be available at the Martin County Health Dept. on Willoughby Blvd. in Stuart from 9 a.m. till 3:00 p.m..  Find our more here.  Testing in Indian River County will be offered at the Schumann Center of the IRSC campus in Vero Beach from 10 a.m. till 1 p.m..  Click here for more information.  In St. Lucie County testing will be done during a block party at Dreamland park in Ft. Pierce from noon till 7 p.m.

Mosquito Awareness Week
11:17 am
Mon June 25, 2012

National Mosquito Control Awareness Week

The warm winter has created conditions which allow for mosquito breeding.  We look at one of the efforts to control the pests, the Bear Point Mosquito impoundment.

News
2:44 pm
Thu June 21, 2012

Amateur Radio Field Day weekend

Local amateur radio clubs along the Treasure Coast  will come together to present an Emergency Preparedness Expo and Training Exercise on Saturday, June 23 and Sunday, June 24 in conjunction with the annual American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day.  The American Radio Relay League Field Day event  is focused on setting up temporary portable stations, running on emergency power, stay-at-home and mobile units are allowed to participate.  The Public is also invited and encouraged to come out and see what amateur radio is all about.

News
3:10 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Today is the first day of summer, that means the heat index will be back in the daily forecast.

What is the heat index and how is it calculated?

Yellow Dot
3:25 pm
Tue June 19, 2012

Yellow Dots can save your life

Pick up your yellow dot information packet at any St. Lucie County fire station or the Red Cross.  Placing the yellow dot on your rear window lets rescue workers know your medical information is in the trunk.

Hurricane Preparedness Seminar
10:35 am
Mon June 18, 2012

The Annual Event You Don’t Want to Miss: Hurricane Preparedness Seminar

earthobservatory.nasa.gov

  

Hurricane Preparedness Seminar

Martin County – June 23, 2012 from 10am to 2pm

Indian River State College Wolf Center

2400 SE Salerno Road, Stuart, FL 34997

 

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News
8:54 am
Mon June 18, 2012

A scanner replaces strip searches at the St. Lucie County Jail

The full body scanner has already revealed contraband some bound for a stint in the St. Lucie County jail tried to hide in a body cavity.

News
8:18 am
Thu June 14, 2012

How to properly display the American flag.

Today is Flag Day, we talk with Frank Howard of the American Legion Post 318 in Port St Lucie.  If you'd like to read the flag code click here

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