Something Just Doesn’t Seem to Add Up. Treasure Coast Compassionate Care, Vero Beach, FL.

Treasure Coast Compassionate Care seems highly regarded. It indicates on its website that it provides "non-medical companion / homemaker services to seniors, those recovering from surgery, new and expectant mothers, and others. Options include 24 hour live-in care or hourly care." Recent On-line recommendations: JULY 17, 2017 By Sally I am a current client of … Continue reading Something Just Doesn’t Seem to Add Up. Treasure Coast Compassionate Care, Vero Beach, FL.

Bill Britton: “Power and Sexual Harassment.”

Illustration: David and Bathsheba (Flemish tapestry) Some claim that the decline of our national morality began with Bill Clinton. His rendezvous with Monica  Lewinski was certainly a headline-grabber and indicated a moral lapse unbefitting an American President. But one only need look back a few generations to find more-recent examples of Presidential indiscretions: e.g., Eisenhower … Continue reading Bill Britton: “Power and Sexual Harassment.”

A Report on the Achievements of Indian River County, FL’s K-5 Elementary School Education.

On November 9, 2017 The Learning Alliance of Indian River County (LAIRC) held an "Annual Moonshot Moment Day of Service" at the Oak Harbor Club, Vero Beach. The Learning Alliance, a 501(3)c non-profit organization founded in 2009, is committed to improving education for all Indian River County, FL children. Their vision is a future where children … Continue reading A Report on the Achievements of Indian River County, FL’s K-5 Elementary School Education.

Is it a Coincidence These Properties Along Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL are all for Sale at the Same Time? Could There be a Conspiracy Theory?

View of the east side of Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL looking south. While the above photo is looking south,  as you walk north on the east side of Ocean Drive, just after the Village Spires Condominiums, you enter a lovely beachside residential neighborhood that extends to the Jaycee Park Boardwalk. There are eight residential … Continue reading Is it a Coincidence These Properties Along Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL are all for Sale at the Same Time? Could There be a Conspiracy Theory?

Did You Know There is a Gifford, FL Youth Orchestra?

Plato said: "Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything." The slogan of the Gifford Youth Orchestra is: “More Violins – Less Violence – Better Tomorrows.” The moto is: "Each one Teach one." The Teen … Continue reading Did You Know There is a Gifford, FL Youth Orchestra?

Vero Beach…Then & Now ~ By Otis G. Pike

Representative Otis G. Pike, a Long Island Democrat and chairman of the House Select Committee on Intelligence, in 1975. Credit: George Tames/The New York Times. On September 12, 2017 we published remarks made by Mrs. Leonor Gonzalez to an overflow gathering at The Moorings Yacht Club Speaker Series on March 23, 2009 about the history … Continue reading Vero Beach…Then & Now ~ By Otis G. Pike

Mrs. Leonor Gonzalez’ History of The Moorings, Vero Beach, Florida.

Mrs. Leonor Gonzalez (circa 1999).  Photograph by Michael Forester THE FOLLOWING ARE REMARKS MADE BY MRS. LEONOR GONZALEZ TO AN OVERFLOW GATHERING AT THE MOORINGS' YACHT CLUB SPEAKER SERIES ON MONDAY, MARCH 23, 2009. When Don Russell asked me to talk about the early days of the development of The Moorings, I told him I … Continue reading Mrs. Leonor Gonzalez’ History of The Moorings, Vero Beach, Florida.