Vero Communiqué Welcomes the Indian River County, FL Spanish Speaking Community.

On August 8, 2018 Vero Communiqué published an article about how we think we can provide a service to the Spanish speaking community by periodically providing insight and reporting on key issues. The support we received on our article since then has been overwhelming.  We continue to receive likes and shares on our Vero Communiqué … Continue reading Vero Communiqué Welcomes the Indian River County, FL Spanish Speaking Community.

Indian River County, FL is Unique in the U.S. for Having its Own “Census Bureau” for Florida Scrub Jays.

While the Decennial U.S. Census figures are based on actual counts of persons dwelling in U.S. residential structures, the Indian River County Conservation Lands Program conducts their own census on actual counts of Florida Scrub Jays dwelling in their own residential territories. Dr. Ron S. Jarmin is performing the non-exclusive functions and duties of the … Continue reading Indian River County, FL is Unique in the U.S. for Having its Own “Census Bureau” for Florida Scrub Jays.

Susan Mehiel: Parks, Trains and the Truth

Free Bing Image of Vero Beach, FL City Councilor Dr. Val Zudans After fighting for years to stop the trains against deep pocket corporations and elected officials with self-serving interests, we couldn’t help but view the last debacle facing Vero Beach with a jaundiced eye. With little notice in mid-May, Vero Beach City Councilman Dr. … Continue reading Susan Mehiel: Parks, Trains and the Truth

Why Did Three Vero Beach, FL City Council Members Think They Could Vote to Lease River House to a Brewery?

Perhaps because: COVB Code of Ordinances Sec. 54-4. - Concessions. Licenses for concessions for the sale of food, drinks, and sale or rental of merchandise at city-owned facilities may be granted by the city council by resolution. However, COVB Charter Section 5.05. - Limitation on alienation of city-owned real property.  (a)  Except as provided in … Continue reading Why Did Three Vero Beach, FL City Council Members Think They Could Vote to Lease River House to a Brewery?

2018 Vero Beach, FL International Music Festival: July 11 – 14!

Mike Block: Mike Block String Camp Hello Treasure Coast Music Fans! I'm excited to let you know that the 2018 Vero Beach International Music Festival will be presenting three FREE performances next week, July 11, 13, and 14, in McAfee Hall at the First Presbyterian Church of Vero Beach. Our three concerts will feature a stellar line-up … Continue reading 2018 Vero Beach, FL International Music Festival: July 11 – 14!

Does River House in MacWilliam Park, Vero Beach, FL Deserve Such a Lack of Respect?

Vero Beach Mayor Harry Howle and City Councilman Val Zudans are advocating for the inclusion of commercial development, Orchid Island Brewery, in MacWilliam Park and leasing the River House to the Orchid Island Brewery. At the May 15 City Council meeting, without any backup information, Councilman Val Zudans slipped onto the May 15 Council agenda an … Continue reading Does River House in MacWilliam Park, Vero Beach, FL Deserve Such a Lack of Respect?

Sherry Nist Corey: Vero Beach, FL Lifeguard Association (VBLA). Life Saving & Public Safety in Need of a New “House of Refuge”

Architectural Drawing of Humiston Park, VBLA “House of Refuge”   Any one out there want to be the hero to Vero Beach residents, visitors & our very hard working public safety organization that protects our beaches 365 days of the year?  The Vero Beach Lifeguard Association (VBLA) is in dire need of a new structure, a … Continue reading Sherry Nist Corey: Vero Beach, FL Lifeguard Association (VBLA). Life Saving & Public Safety in Need of a New “House of Refuge”