Glioblastoma in 34982, 34983 and 34952 Zip Codes.

In February 2019 The Florida Department of Health (FDOH) released a "St. Lucie County Cancer Assessment." FDOH's cancer assessment was undertaken to address community concerns, initially comprised of a local glioblastoma support group.  While questioning the number of glioblastoma cases reported to be occurring, concerned citizens specifically questioned if there were higher rates of glioblastoma among … Continue reading Glioblastoma in 34982, 34983 and 34952 Zip Codes.

How Pollution Effects Manatees in the Indian River Lagoon, FL.

Manatees Dying in Droves on Both Coasts of FL / WIRED By: Carley, Fifth Grade, Glendale Elementary, Vero Beach, FL. Manatees in the Indian River Lagoon are dying off slowly because of the pollution. Pollution can cause harm to most animals because it makes algae and algae can kill almost all sea animals. Algae will … Continue reading How Pollution Effects Manatees in the Indian River Lagoon, FL.

United Against Poverty, Indian River County, FL is Not a Food Pantry.

The reason United Against Poverty (UP) is not a food pantry is because it challenges the system that creates hunger in the first place.  It serves those in poverty by providing an array of interconnected services in crisis care, case management, transformative education, food and household subsidy, employment training and placement, personal empowerment training and … Continue reading United Against Poverty, Indian River County, FL is Not a Food Pantry.

Glendale Elementary “Young Authors” Recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists. Vero Beach, FL.

    "The Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ), formerly known as Sigma Delta Chi, is the oldest organization representing journalists in the United States. SPJ has nearly 300 chapters across the United States that bring educational programming to local areas and offer regular contact with other media professionals. Its membership base is more than 9,000 members of the media." SPJ discovered … Continue reading Glendale Elementary “Young Authors” Recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists. Vero Beach, FL.

Claudia Wahl: What is the Policy Regarding Preparation of the Indian River County, FL School Board Agenda?

From: Claudia Wahl Sent: Thursday, January 31, 2019 2:01 PM To: Laura.Zorc@indianriverschools.org; Tiffany.Justice@indianriverschools.org; Schiff, Mara; Barenborg, Teri; jacqueline.rosario@indianriverschools.org Subject: School Board Policy Dear Chair Laura Zorc, I am asking for confirmation if the following is policy regarding the preparation of the Agenda. 1)      Is it the responsibility of the superintendent AND the School Board chair … Continue reading Claudia Wahl: What is the Policy Regarding Preparation of the Indian River County, FL School Board Agenda?

“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.

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.