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St. Lucie County literacy organization will hold grand reopening and dedication ceremony Feb. 26 in new location

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ST. LUCIE COUNTY — In a live broadcast from Lincoln Park Academy on Saturday, February 9, 2019, St. Lucie Public Schools and the Education Foundation of St. Lucie County announced this year’s line-up of educational superstars. Makeda-Ione Brome took top honors as St. Lucie County’s Teacher o…

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City staff insisted on dual sound engineers for Port St. Lucie Boulevard location due to complaints on U.S. 1 facility

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The Jensen Beach High School Falcons Varsity Basketball Team won their home non-conference game against the Lincoln Park Academy Greyhounds with a final score of 67-33 on Tuesday, January 21.

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TREASURE COAST – Airbnb, an online “accommodation marketplace” that links travelers with private homes for short-term lodging, released a 2018 report showing that Florida hosts earned $810 million in income while welcoming approximately 4.5 million guests to the state.

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FORT PIERCE – The City Commission honored Deputy Police Chief Frank Amandro Jan. 22 for 25 years of public service with the Fort Pierce Police Department.

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ST. LUCIE COUNTY – United Way of St. Lucie County announced that 51percent of households in St. Lucie County struggle to pay for basic needs such as housing, child care, food, transportation, health care, and technology. Statewide 46 percent of households face the same financial challenges.

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FORT PIERCE – Although the bulk of the St. Lucie County Tourist Development Tax goes to the debt, operation and maintenance of First Data Field in St. Lucie West, the mayors of both Fort Pierce and Port St. Lucie say it’s time to better divvy up the fifth cent of the five-cent tax levied on …

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TREASURE COAST – High school students in Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee counties are invited to participate in the annual Creative Writing Contest hosted by the English/Communications/Modern Languages Department at Indian River State College (IRSC). The deadline to submit ent…

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FORT PIERCE – Fort Pierce residents and visitors are invited to spend a Saturday morning beautifying the city by volunteering at the Great American Cleanup, onMarch 2, from 8 a.m. To noon.

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FORT PIERCE - Looking for a weekend of fun and excitement? Look no further than the Treasure Coast Pirate Fest. Located at Veterans Memorial Park in historic Fort Pierce, this event draws a huge crowd each year and has been referred to by many as one of the most historically accurate pirate …

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FORT PIERCE - Looking for a weekend of fun and excitement? Look no further than the Treasure Coast Pirate Fest. Located at Veterans Memorial Park in historic Fort Pierce, this event draws a huge crowd each year and has been referred to by many as one of the most historically accurate pirate …

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TREASURE COAST - CareerSource Research Coast, which tracks employment for Indian River, Martin, and St. Lucie counties, reports that the region’s unemployment rate at the end of 2018 was 3.8 percent, down 0.5 percent from the 4.3 percent that closed 2017.

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The Port St. Lucie High School Drama Department presented their 30th Anniversary Winter Musical,  Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ for eleven sold out performances, at the Port St. Lucie High School Auditorium in Port St. Lucie from Thursday, January 24 through Sunday, February 3. For more in…

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FORT PIERCE – The members of the Treasure Coast Wine & Ale Trail donated the proceeds from the organizations first-ever festival last November to the St. Lucie County Tourism Division during the Jan. 22 County Commission meeting.

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TREASURE COAST – The public is invited to join Slow Food Gold & Treasure Coast as we hold our 8th Annual U-Drive Farm Tour on Saturday, Feb. 16. Join them for a full-day tour of small-scale, sustainable farms in Indian River, Martin and St. Lucie counties.

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PORT ST. LUCIE – The City Council voted unanimously Jan. 22 to approve a 10-year infrastructure project matrix utilizing revenue from the new half-cent sales tax that will now have the city borrowing against its own reserves to complete the projects in a timelier manner.

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FORT PIERCE – The City Commission spent hours Jan. 22 debating the pros and cons of a major site plan amendment to the Harbour Isle development to permit the construction of a 11,050-square-foot shopping plaza on Seaway Drive that commissioners and residents alike fear will worsen traffic on…

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TREASURE COAST - Nonprofits, businesses, politicians, and local government workers united to feed furloughed federal employees. Others provided financial assistance and even free massages.

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The annual ‘Taste of Little Italy’ festival was held at Tradition in Port St. Lucie on Saturday, Jan. 26 and Sunday, Jan. 27 offering great food, music, shopping, and a kid’s zone.

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‘Groovin’ & Tastin’, the fifth annual Sunrise City’s Beer, Wine and Spirits Fest, was held on the top floor of the downtown Fort Pierce parking garage on Sunday, January 26. Proceeds from the event benefit the ‘Recycling in the Key of E’ instrument donation program.

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PORT ST. LUCIE – Middle School advanced math and algebra teacher Gretchan Davenport will get her feet wet in West Africa teaching in the global classroom this spring as one of only 76 U.S. citizens this school year receiving the all-expenses-paid experience in different parts of the world as…

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In celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the City of Port St. Lucie Parks & Recreation Department and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Committee of St. Lucie County hosted Family Fun Day at Whispering Pines Park in Port St. Lucie. The Event kicked…

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The Martin County High School Tigers Varsity Basketball Team defeated the Fort Pierce Central High School Cobras at home in their Thursday, January 17 non-conference game with a final score of 75-66.

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The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Grand Parade and Festival, a celebration of his life and legacy, travels down Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to Lawnwood Stadium in Fort Pierce on Monday, Jan. 21.

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ST. LUCIE COUNTY -- Like many other Americans, governmental, civic and business leaders often take time at the start of a new year to look back upon the old year to express their thanksgiving for past accomplishments and make resolutions for the future. Follow along as we hear their hopes an…

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PORT ST. LUCIE -- For nearly two years the City Council has complained the Arts in Public Places Ordinance needed updating, but even after appointing a Public Art Advisory Board and multiple discussions, the Board couldn’t come to a consensus on the revisions proposed by staff Dec. 10. After…

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FORT PIERCE -- Despite pleas by Aero Shade Technology’s attorney to put the aviation-manufacturing company on a tighter leash, the St. Lucie County Commission voted unanimously Dec. 18 to reject a request to reinstate the lease it canceled in October.

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OKEECHOBEE - Dreams of Okeechobee becoming an annual music festival destination took a hit recently when organizers announced there would be no 2019 festival. While hopes remain that the blockbuster four-day event might return in 2020, those prospects now appear dim.

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FORT PIERCE -- With more downtown residents expected in the future, the growth of the port and a possible train station in the works, city officials say the dismal dumpster scenario must be addressed in order to keep garbage from inundating the central business district.

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PORT ST. LUCIE -- A diminished City Council approved the final wording Dec. 3 for the 2019 National Citizen Survey that will be sent out to a cross-section of city residents next January.

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TREASURE COAST - With most college applications soon due, career coaching specialist Hafeez Lakhani, founder of Lakhani Coaching, has shared tips to help high school seniors and their parents navigate the highly stressful final month before most college applications are due.

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Commissioners vote unanimously for native son to take over fledgling Legal Department

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TREASURE COAST - With thousands of seasonal visitors about to descend on the Treasure Coast, now is a good time to remind friends and family what cannot be flushed down the toilet or poured into drains.

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City Commission approves zoning change despite Planning Board fears of encouraging medical marijuana

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Development woes continue as Vitalia homeowners win roadway victory while Estates residents fail to postpone The Preserve site plan

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The ‘Youth of the Year’ Celebration and Annual Board Meeting was hosted by the Boys and Girls Club of  St. Lucie County at the PGA Village Verano on Wednesday, February, 2.

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The 40th Annual Greek Festival was held at St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Pierce from Friday through Sunday, February 8-10th.