By A Treasure Coast essay by Paul Janensch
By Treasure Coast Happenings with Drew Mello
Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Andrea Hill, marketing director for the Brevard Zoo.
The zoo's latest attraction - Treetop Trek Aerial Adventures has just opened.
To learn more, visit www.brevardzoo.org.
By Jill Roberts
Ft. Pierce – See the videos and find out more about the program here
Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Lindsay Nickerson and Melinda Stevens-Brault, co-chairs of the Martin Memorial LifeSavers.
The LifeSavers are local philanthropists who raise funds for infant, pediatric and family programs at the hospital through their annual Goombay Bash.
This year's bash will take place on Saturday, July 16 at Fair Wind Air Charter at Witham Field in Stuart.
By Paul Janensch
Palm City – Find out how to care for that "wascally wabbit at Bunfest at the The Humane Society of The Treasure Coast and BunFest. It's from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. at the Humane Society at 4100 SW Leighton Farm Ave. in Palm City.
Treasure Coast Happenings with Drew Mello
Fort Pierce, FL – This week on Treasure Coast Happenings, Drew Mello talks with Vicki Hoyos, executive director, for Harvest Food & Outreach Center in St. Lucie County.
The center's Summer Read and Feed Program is underway. It offers a holistic approach to battling summer food insecurity in households with school aged children.
For more information or to get involved visit: www.harvestfoodoutreach.org
By Valerie Alker
Fort Myers, FL – The impact of this year's budget cutting is still being absorbed. Layoffs of veteran staffers in various state agencies have been announced.
But in some communities there is concern that government downsizing will adversely impact the quality of life for everyone. Valerie Alker reports from Arcadia, in rural Desoto County.
Vero Beach – One dog helps a man in a wheelchair, another assists a deaf woman, both are more than just a pet to their owners. You can find out more about Dogs For Life in Vero Beach.