What We Know About the Current Situation at the Indian River, FL. Medical Center. And What We Don’t Know.

WE KNOW THAT A COLLABORATIVE COMMITTEE, CONSISTING OF MEMBERS OF THE  INDIAN RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (IRMC) BOARD OF DIRECTORS, INDIAN RIVER COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT (IRCHD) TRUSTEES AND BOARD MEMBERS OF THE IRMC FOUNDATION (IRMCF), RANKED THE IMPORTANCE OF STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES FOR IRMC.  NO. 1 WAS PATIENT FIRST FOCUS.  NO. 2 WAS TO MAINTAIN AND ENHANCE … Continue reading What We Know About the Current Situation at the Indian River, FL. Medical Center. And What We Don’t Know.

Local Vero Beach, FL Politics, Money and Social Engineering.

Let Cities Work to Determine Their Own Destiny. FROM OUR EARLY EDUCATION WE ARE CONDITIONED TO BELIEVE THAT OUR LOCALLY ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENT US IN MATTERS THAT REFLECT OUR LOCAL LIVING PREFERENCES. CURRENTLY, LOCAL LAND USE AND ZONING LAWS LARGELY CONTROL WHERE WE LIVE, THE VALUE OF OUR HOME AND WHAT IT WILL COST TO … Continue reading Local Vero Beach, FL Politics, Money and Social Engineering.

A Hand UP for Hurricane Irma Survivors

Thousands of low-income families throughout the Treasure Coast are without food due to power outages in the area. To meet the needs of the community and continue to help vulnerable families, United Against Poverty’s Product Partners have committed, for immediate delivery, 25 truckloads of food to provide relief. Each truckload can feed 1,200 families. “Many … Continue reading A Hand UP for Hurricane Irma Survivors

Local Vero Beach, FL Politics, Money and Social Engineering.

            Let Cities Work to Determine Their Own Destiny. FROM OUR EARLY EDUCATION WE ARE CONDITIONED TO BELIEVE THAT OUR LOCALLY ELECTED OFFICIALS REPRESENT US IN MATTERS THAT REFLECT OUR LOCAL LIVING PREFERENCES.  CURRENTLY, LOCAL LAND USE AND ZONING LAWS LARGELY CONTROL WHERE WE LIVE, THE VALUE OF OUR HOME AND … Continue reading Local Vero Beach, FL Politics, Money and Social Engineering.

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.

Hurricane Irma: Indian River County, FL Emergency Operations Center Update.

THE INDIAN RIVER COUNTY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER (EOC) WOULD LIKE TO MAKE YOU AWARE OF THE FOLLOWING: The EOC will conduct the following scheduled media briefings: Thursday, September 7 at 2:00 PM at the EOC briefing room. Friday, September 8, at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM at the EOC briefing room. Saturday, September 9, at … Continue reading Hurricane Irma: Indian River County, FL Emergency Operations Center Update.

Merchon Green: Dismay and Disappointment Over the Indian River County, FL School Board’s First Response to the County’s First Desegregation Order.

It is with dismay and disappointed that the Indian River County School Board's first response in 50 years to the county’s federal desegregation order is assisting the Indian River County School District with litigating away their obligation to the black students of the Indian River County School District. There was no attempting to meet the … Continue reading Merchon Green: Dismay and Disappointment Over the Indian River County, FL School Board’s First Response to the County’s First Desegregation Order.