Reba K. Williams, a parakeet from Beverly Hills, California, is admired and respected by all who know her. Married to a movie star and then to a roly-poly plastic man she calls "Happy," Reba is sophisticated with expensive jewelry and famous friends. But when she moves to a farm in New England, she finds herself … Continue reading Thomas Hardy, Vero Beach, FL Publishes Children’s Book. The Exclusive Life of a Parakeet.
Two teachers from the Sebastian River Middle School, Sebastian Florida recently said that in last two years things have changed dramatically. “I sometimes can’t tell a boy from a girl and sometimes when I address a boy or girl he/she says his/her name is now a different boy or girl’s name.” LGBTQ+ depression is a … Continue reading We are Advocating for an LGBTQ+ “Safe Space” on the Treasure Coast, FL and in Schools of the District of Indian River County, FL.
Fuamoa By Susannah Vendryes Up in a tall pine tree on top of a grassy hill lies a big, glorious egg. The tree has been bending and twisting in the wind for quite some time now; but the egg is safe. The wind stops abruptly. The tree is no longer dancing with the wind. No … Continue reading Laura (Riding) Jackson Creative Writer, Susannah Vendryes: A Glowing Yellow Egg Rolls Down the Hill.
At the May 14, 2019 meeting of the of School Board of the School District of Indian River County, Board members approved, with a vote a vote of four to one, a License Agreement between the School Board of Indian River County and Vero Beach Little League Baseball, Inc. for Rosewood Magnet School Baseball Fields. … Continue reading Opinion: School Board, Indian River County, FL, Needs to Seriously Reconsider Vero Beach FL Little League Vote.
A Fifth Grader in the Glendale Elementary, Vero Beach, FL Young Authors Club goes to the white board and writes "We need a petition." "Why do we need a petition?" "We need a petition to start recycling." "Let's check it out." Only three and a half hours after her inquiry was made to Vincent Burke, P. E. … Continue reading She Thought She Needed a Recycling Petition. Vero Beach, FL.
I take it you already know of tough and bough and cough and dough? Others may stumble, but not you, on hiccough, thorough, laugh and through. Well done! And now you wish, perhaps, to learn of less familiar traps. Beware of heard, a dreadful word, that looks like beard and sounds like bird. And dead-it's … Continue reading Unattributed Punctuation Poem.
Warren S. Kimber Jr. Warren “Kim” Kimber, Jr. and his wife Bobbie established the Joy Street Foundation to support education at all levels. Of the Young Authors Program, Bobbie Kimber, Foundation Trustee, said "we’ve never seen one like this. It is so new.” “The Foundation wants to recognize what you’ve done and become the first, … Continue reading Vero Communiqué Receives “Unrestricted” Contribution from Joy Street Foundation to Recognize its’ Young Authors Program.
5G pole recently installed on 12th road adjacent to Palms of Vero Apartments, with boxes attached 50 feet from where many are living. One permitted site in process will be located at 39th and 16th St., which puts a pole in front of the Rosewood Magnet School. PARENTS CONCERNED AS FOURTH CHILD DIAGNOSED WITH … Continue reading 5G Poles Already Up in Vero Beach, FL. One Pole Permitted Adjacent to Rosewood Magnet Elementary School.
In a March 20, 2019 letter to Laura Zork, Chairman, Indian River School Board, Attorney H. B. Stivers of the firm Levine & Stivers, LLC wrote that his firm "has been retained to represent Dr. Mark Rendell...to advise and and assist Dr. Rendell concerning the terms and conditions of his employment with the District." At … Continue reading Superintendent Dr. Mark Rendell Retains Legal/Mediation Counsel. [School District of Indian River County, FL]
By: Areana M. Neil [This article was submitted several months ago to Mr. Adam Neil, Editor, TCPalm/Treasure Coast Newspapers. With no response at all, even though Areana sent it herself in a hand written envelope with a cover letter, we are publishing it here.] It was after many school shootings, schools have decided to improve … Continue reading I am a Fifth Grader and Here Are My Concerns About School Safety.