Utility’s bond covenants forcing FPUA to resume disconnects and collection of delinquent debt
Long-time Hometown News employee Lora Lee Uber suffered three heart attacks in August.
TREASURE COAST ―The Treasure Coast Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Oct. 31 raised more than $43,000.
Port St. Lucie officials hope controlling 20-acre site will finally bring 20-year dream of a downtown to life
VERO BEACH ― The Vero Beach City Council has approved a proposal from City Manager Monte Falls to reallocate $182,124 in CARES Act funds to support food delivery programs through the Treasure Coast Food Bank and the Senior Resource Association.
VERO BEACH ― For the first time since the onset of the pandemic, Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge is resuming meet-and-greets with park staff. Refuge Ranger Eddie Perri says the timing is perfect, as the famous snowbirds known as the Great White Pelicans have just returned to town, pr…
INDIAN RIVER COUNTY ― On the recommendation of County Administrator Jason Brown, the Indian River County Commissioners on Nov. 10 approved a revised spending plan for COVID-19 funding received under the CARES Act.
Arts & Entertainment
FRIDAY, NOV. 27
VERO BEACH ― The St. Helen’s Harvest Festival, a Vero Beach tradition since 1965, needs to pause this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Harvest Festival is an annual community event that supports the parish and St. Helen Catholic School.
SUNDAY, NOV . 22
VERO BEACH - On Fri., Nov. 20 at 7 p.m., opera stars Mary Anne Kruger and Amy Cofield will perform some of opera's greatest arias with the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra at an outdoor drive-in concert at Pathway Church in Vero Beach.
FRIDAY, NOV. 20
SEBASTIAN - The Indian River County Board of County Commissioners has approved funding for repairs and improvements at the North County Aquatic Center in Sebastian.
VERO BEACH - On Jan. 15, an accident at the intersection of Indian River Blvd. and the Barber Bridge in Vero Beach took the life of Grace Rett, an athlete on the College of the Holy Cross Women's rowing team in Massachusetts.
VERO BEACH - According to the Vero Beach Lifeguard Association, local beaches are experiencing an attendance boom. The VBLA estimates 841,413 people visited the city’s three lifeguarded beaches at Jaycee, Humiston and South Beach parks during 2019.