Sherry Nist Corey: Opinion on Vero Beach, FL With Unpleasant Beachside Parking Meters.

Parking meters are an eyesore, complicated machines for many and completely unnecessary ANYWHERE in Vero. If the proponents intent is to provide doorstep parking on demand for their customers, meters will NOT provide such. Meters do not give any business "reserved parking spaces". Meters are a regressive tax on customers (AND Beachside businesses) and will … Continue reading Sherry Nist Corey: Opinion on Vero Beach, FL With Unpleasant Beachside Parking Meters.

Who’s on First With Respect to the Sale of the Historic Vero Beach, FL Dodgertown Golf Course?

On September 4, 2018 at 11:51 a.m. Mr. Joseph Paladin, at a Special Call meeting of the Indian River County Commissioners regarding the County's offer to purchase the 37 acre Dodgertown Golf Course, during public comment, said: "I think sometimes there are things more important than development, and that's coming from a developer." Then at … Continue reading Who’s on First With Respect to the Sale of the Historic Vero Beach, FL Dodgertown Golf Course?

A Cordial Q & A Between Dr. Mark Rendell, Superintendent of the School District of Indian River County, FL and Vero Beach Resident Stacey Klim.

On September 18, 2018 Vero Beach resident Stacey Klim met with Superintendent Dr. Mark Rendell regarding her questions and comments on the School District of Indian River County budget.  We wanted to share her exchange with Dr. Rendell and his response to her questions. Free Bing Image of Dr. Mark Rendell For those of you … Continue reading A Cordial Q & A Between Dr. Mark Rendell, Superintendent of the School District of Indian River County, FL and Vero Beach Resident Stacey Klim.

Doesn’t it Seem Odd Two Disqualified Candidates for Vero Beach, FL City Council Would Separately Commit the Exact Same Error?

~  Vero Beach Canvassing Board Meeting on September 20, 2018. ~ On September 11, City Council candidates Linda Hillman and Brian Heady were both disqualified. On September 17, Linda Hillman filed a lawsuit against the City of Vero Beach claiming her disqualification was unjustified and had been handled improperly. The suit was filed against the … Continue reading Doesn’t it Seem Odd Two Disqualified Candidates for Vero Beach, FL City Council Would Separately Commit the Exact Same Error?

Creación de Dios: aves fabulosas y hermosos refranes

"La bondad está en nuestro poder incluso cuando la afición no lo es". - Henry James - NO PODRÍAMOS AYUDAR, PERO COMPARTIMOS ESTO CON USTED.  Recibimos esto en un formulario de correo electrónico de un lector dedicado que siempre está al tanto de lo que estamos haciendo y nos da información e ideas. Solo toma … Continue reading Creación de Dios: aves fabulosas y hermosos refranes

Why Did The New York Times Grant Anonymity to the Op-Ed Writer?

    WHO WROTE THE OP-ED? Why did the opinion side of The New York Times get it, and did they consider handing it over to the reporting side? Why did the paper decide to grant anonymity? These are just a few of the questions dominating  political and media conversations this morning, after The New … Continue reading Why Did The New York Times Grant Anonymity to the Op-Ed Writer?

Charter Schools: “I Think it’s a Very Stable Business, Very Recession-Resistant…It’s a Very High-Demand Product.”

Charter schools provide wealthy investors with a 39 percent tax credit that more than doubles the return on these investments within just seven years. As NY Daily News reporter Juan Gonzalez reported for Democracy Now!, “this is a tax credit on money that they’re lending, so they’re collecting interest on the loans, as well as getting … Continue reading Charter Schools: “I Think it’s a Very Stable Business, Very Recession-Resistant…It’s a Very High-Demand Product.”