Arkansas Lawmaker Wants to Bring Back Journalism Class Requirement in Public Schools.

Reported by Marine Glisovic / KATV / Tuesday, January 22nd 2019 Last year Arkansas lawmakers voted to remove a requirement that Arkansas public schools were required to offer journalism classes as an elective, calling it a mandate. Arkansas State Rep. Julie Mayberry, R-Hensley has filed legislation requiring all Arkansas public schools to offer journalism as an elective. It's … Continue reading Arkansas Lawmaker Wants to Bring Back Journalism Class Requirement in Public Schools.

Should We Have a School Dress Code For Parents?

Gina Vivinetto wrote in TODAY Style on 1/25/19, that “A Memphis, Tennessee, lawmaker is gaining attention across the country for proposing a new school dress code — but this time, it's for the parents. State representative Antonio Parkinson said that after talking with school leaders, educators and other constituents, he'd heard enough ‘horror stories’ about the way … Continue reading Should We Have a School Dress Code For Parents?

“Ride Poverty Out of Town,” a Premier Cycling Tour of The Iconic Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway.

If you like to bike, support “Ride Poverty Out of Town,” a premier cycling tour of the iconic Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway. Your support benefits United Against Poverty of Indian River County, FL. Saturday, February 23, 2019 Ride Start: 8:00 a.m. Starting Location: South Beach Park in Vero Beach Splash Party: 4 p.m. … Continue reading “Ride Poverty Out of Town,” a Premier Cycling Tour of The Iconic Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway.

Russell Baker, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies.

January 27, 2019 | By Joe Motheral | joegm35@aol.com A past member of the National Press Club, Russell Baker, 93, passed away on January 21 at his home in Leesburg, VA, attended by close family members. Baker grew up in Loudoun County. After graduating from Johns Hopkins University he began his career as a journalist. … Continue reading Russell Baker, Pulitzer-Winning Columnist, Dies.

Vero Communiqué Board Member Meets Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the Largest of the Big Four American Banks.

  Vero Communiqué Board Member Sergio Mota, formerly of Sebastian, Florida, now living in Bronx, NYC, was given an opportunity to meet Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the largest of the big four American banks. Mr. Mota is a pre-law senior and political science major at Hunter College in NYC. As a participant of … Continue reading Vero Communiqué Board Member Meets Jamie Dimon, Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the Largest of the Big Four American Banks.

School District of Indian River County, FL Reneges on its Commitment to Cal Ripken – Babe Ruth Baseball.

The Indian River County (IRC) Cal Ripken – Baseball program, a non-profit organization in Indian River County, provides an excellent, fun and educational baseball experience for the youth of Indian River County and the surrounding areas. They teach solid fundamentals of baseball and valuable life lessons that teaches our youth positive values that will help … Continue reading School District of Indian River County, FL Reneges on its Commitment to Cal Ripken – Babe Ruth Baseball.

Neville W. Cramer: “A New Comprehensive Immigration Reform.”

  Neville W. Cramer, United States Department of Justice, Immigration and Naturalization Service, Special Agent-in-Charge (Retired), Port St. Lucie, Florida. This was originally posted by Vero Communiqué on July 2, 2017. Dear Tom, Due to the upcoming debates over "Immigration Reform," I wanted to forward you an editorial that I wrote ten years ago [ now … Continue reading Neville W. Cramer: “A New Comprehensive Immigration Reform.”