Society of Professional Journalists Sends Representative to Glendale Elementary, Vero Beach, FL.

  Wesley Wright, Center On March 14, 2019 Mr. Wesley Write travelled from Tallahassee to applaud and better understand the Glendale Young Authors, a group comprising six fourth and fifth graders. The group has been meeting every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon since October 2 [except holiday time] and has published three magazines; the third just … Continue reading Society of Professional Journalists Sends Representative to Glendale Elementary, Vero Beach, FL.

Vero Beach FL’s Openly Gay Horace Gifford Led the “Modernist Transformation” of Fire Island, N.Y

Horace Gifford The injustice of Horace Gifford's early death was compounded by the fact that his important contribution to American domestic architecture of the 1960's and 70's has been overlooked by history. — Paul Goldberger, Architecture critic for Vanity Fair and author of Why Architecture Matters. Horace Gifford was born in Vero Beach in 1932 and passed away from … Continue reading Vero Beach FL’s Openly Gay Horace Gifford Led the “Modernist Transformation” of Fire Island, N.Y

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.

“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.

School District of Indian River County, FL Reneges on its Commitment to Cal Ripken – Babe Ruth Baseball.

The Indian River County (IRC) Cal Ripken – Baseball program, a non-profit organization in Indian River County, provides an excellent, fun and educational baseball experience for the youth of Indian River County and the surrounding areas. They teach solid fundamentals of baseball and valuable life lessons that teaches our youth positive values that will help … Continue reading School District of Indian River County, FL Reneges on its Commitment to Cal Ripken – Babe Ruth Baseball.