Two Poems by Areana, a Fifth Grader at Glendale Elementary School, Vero Beach, FL.

I went to the store to buy a lime. I knew each lime would cost a dime. The limes I saw looked very new. And when I saw them I knew what to do. I went home to put them on my bed,  while I let my silly thoughts go to my head. I had … Continue reading Two Poems by Areana, a Fifth Grader at Glendale Elementary School, Vero Beach, FL.

“Politics Do Not Belong in our Schools Especially in the Current Divisive Climate.”

"Nonpartisan elections by definition preclude the recruitment of candidates for school board by their political parties." (The Politics of School Board Elections by Joseph H. Cronin; The Phi Delta Kappan.) "Politics do not belong in our schools especially in the current divisive climate. The school board's main concerns should be our children's education not a political … Continue reading “Politics Do Not Belong in our Schools Especially in the Current Divisive Climate.”

U. S. Legislative HR 4092 AG ACT no es bueno para Fellsmere, FL.

Según la Asociación de Trabajadores Agrícolas de Florida (FWAF), Fellsmere, Florida, se encuentra entre las ubicaciones de Florida con la mayor cantidad de hispanos de descendientes de mexicanos. A nivel de condado, hay más personas que hablan español en Miami-Dade FWAF es una organización de membresía con raíces en las comunidades hispanas, haitianas y afroamericanas … Continue reading U. S. Legislative HR 4092 AG ACT no es bueno para Fellsmere, FL.

U. S. Legislative HR 4092 AG ACT is Not Good for Fellsmere, FL.

According to the Farmworker Association of Florida (FWAF), Fellsmere, Florida is among Florida locations with the most amount of Hispanic of Mexican descendents. At a the County level there are more Spanish speaking people in Miami-Dade. FWAF is a membership organization with roots in  the Hispanic, Haitian, and African-American communities across Central and South Florida. … Continue reading U. S. Legislative HR 4092 AG ACT is Not Good for Fellsmere, FL.

National Press Club Outraged by Reports on Missing Saudi Journalist.

National Press Club leaders expressed profound concern on October 6, 2018 about the continued disappearance of a Saudi journalist and especially about reports he may have been killed by Saudi government personnel. Jamal Khashoggi, a columnist for The Washington Post and a former editor-in-chief of the Saudi newspaper Al-Watan, visited the Saudi consulate in Istanbul … Continue reading National Press Club Outraged by Reports on Missing Saudi Journalist.

Vero Communiqué Achieves the GuideStar 2018 Gold Seal of Transparency.

Achieving a Gold Seal of Transparency indicates that Vero Communiqué, as a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit, has updated its GuideStar Nonprofit Profile by providing specific information about its organization. The Seal level (Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum) is determined by how much information an organization has shared. It is not a rating or endorsement by … Continue reading Vero Communiqué Achieves the GuideStar 2018 Gold Seal of Transparency.

Sherry Nist Corey: Opinion on Vero Beach, FL With Unpleasant Beachside Parking Meters.

Parking meters are an eyesore, complicated machines for many and completely unnecessary ANYWHERE in Vero. If the proponents intent is to provide doorstep parking on demand for their customers, meters will NOT provide such. Meters do not give any business "reserved parking spaces". Meters are a regressive tax on customers (AND Beachside businesses) and will … Continue reading Sherry Nist Corey: Opinion on Vero Beach, FL With Unpleasant Beachside Parking Meters.