On July 2, 2019, Nicholas Coppola, MD, CEO of the Mental Health Association of Indian River County, FL (MHA) compassionately addressed the Indian River County (IRC), FL County Commissioners questioning why his organization, advocating for a school violence and suicide prevention program for ten Indian River County schools, received no funding from the Children’s Services … Continue reading Hospital District Wants to Help Fund Student Depression and Suicide Prevention Programs. [Indian River County, FL]
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.
On March 15, 2019 we published an article reporting that as of March 11, 2019, the School District of Indian River County (SDIRC) had received no Allen Norton Blue (ANB) invoices “. . . for which the School Board of Indian River County, Florida, retained you to provide legal services to and on behalf of Dr. … Continue reading Invoices/Payment for $ 50,000 2018 Legal Investigation, School District of Indian River County, FL.
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.