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Group of crime fighters aim to take back the streets
FORT PIERCE -- Ever since Nedd 'Preacher' Childress helplessly watched his son take the wrong path to a life sentence in prison, he's vowed to help prevent others from doing the same thing. In the wake of the escalating violence taking place in the city, the newly formed Fort Pierce Guardian Angel...
Investigation into shootings continues
FORT PIERCE -- The St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office continues to investigate the shootings that took place July 21 in Fort Pierce and the unincorporated area just north of Fort Pierce. Three were fatally shot and two wounded, apparently all by the same person who killed himself. "We still need the public's help with this inve...
Summer Splash a hit with kids, canines
Robert Tucker of Stuart, vice president, owner and trainer at Canine Connections and Complete Professional Dog Training K9 Connection, orders Kilo the 3 year old Belgian Malinois to attack John Bowman of Port St. Lucie during a K9 bite demonstration at the Canine Companions U.S.A. Summer Splash at Memorial Park ...
Art classes bring out creative side of those with autism
TREASURE COAST -- Most of the time, children on the autism spectrum are misunderstood. There's never enough time, resources or patience to give these special children the quality of care they deserve. They sometimes get lost in the shuffle between special education classes and mainstream classroom...
City, employees hosting toy drive to benefit sick children
PORT ST. LUCIE -- The city of Port St. Lucie and its employees are hosting a Summer Sunshine Toy Drive to benefit seriously ill children. The children are being treated at PATCHES, which is a pediatric nursing center serving the community. PATCHES provides daytime medical care for children with extreme medical conditions. Sadl...
Talking a walk on the wild side
Tim Brown, director of education with the Treasure Coast Wildlife Center, visits the RiverBend Learning Center, in Port St. Lucie on Wednesday, July 17, bringing with him the rare opportunity for the young campers to see some of the creatures the wildlife center has rescued....
Home foreclosure auctions going online Sept. 3
ST. LUCIE COUNTY -- Bidders from around the world will soon be able to purchase foreclosed properties in St. Lucie County. Starting Sept. 3, the St. Lucie County Clerk's office will begin conducting foreclosure sales online. The new process will allow bidders to submit deposits electronically and view upcoming auctions, biddin...
Company awarded federal funds to clean up contaminated site
FORT PIERCE -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will award $1.3 million in supplemental funding to help clean up contaminated Brownfields properties. The Revolving Loan Funding will help four communities in the southeast carry out cleanup and redevelopment projects. These projects will help communities create jobs whil...
A whole lot of good clean fun
Sixteen year old volunteers Santiago and Nicholas Saaverda, of Port St. Lucie and Kevin Seidel, 12, from Fort Pierce, give a bath to Lucky, the 14 year old Australian shepherd....
Representative to serve on Senate Select Committee
TREASURE COAST - Will Weatherford, Speaker of Florida House of Representatives, has designated Representative Larry Lee, Jr. of District 84, along with Representatives Gayle Harrell, MaryLynn Magar, and Debbie Mayfield, to serve as a liaison to the newly-formed Florida Senate panel led by Senator Joe Negron of Stuart. "I am pl...
Time to wash the dogs
David Schwartz and Jaclyn Williams, both of Fort Pierce, give Jules, a one year old shih tzu, a bath, while her owner, Greg Clem of Port. St. Lucie, assists....
Website focuses on lagoon water quality data
TREASURE COAST -- FAU's Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute has launched a new website to provide real-time water measurements concerning the Indian River Lagoon. The information comes from the first of Harbor Branch's Land/Ocean Biogeochemical Observatory units placed in the lagoon to measure important environmental paramet...
Center welcomes new director
ST. LUCIE COUNTY -- Veronica Kolibab, has been transferred from Indian River County to Saint Lucie County as the director of special events. Ms. Kolibab has lived in Port St. Lucie since 1985. She has been an independent business owner and an active member of the community including participation in Chambers, Community Events...
Need to know
City collecting toys Summer Sunshine toy drive: City of Port St. Lucie employees are collecting toys to help children being treated at PATCHES, a pediatric nursing center that provides daytime medical care for children with serious medical conditions in our area. There is a list of children designated by age and gender waiting at City Hall; to donate a toy, please vi...

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