Local News for Vero Beach, Florida


Water Aerobics

Event date: January 31, 2020 Event Time: 10:30 AM – 11:30 AMLocation: Vero Beach, FL 32961Description:All participants of Water Aerobics are required to have a facility use card to participate in classes. Facility use cards can be purchased at the front desk. Read the article on covb.org READ MORE.

Vero Beach Lifeguards: 2019 sees record beach visits

Beach attendance in 2019 was the highest recorded, according to the Vero Beach Lifeguard Association. Attendance increased by 2,432 over the previous year, bringing the total 2019 beach visits to 841,413. The association began tracking visit statistics in 2012, including South, Humiston and Jaycee Parks. While attendance increased last year, the number of first responder READ MORE.

Randy Gori, 47, of Orchid Island slain in Illinois robbery

When tragedy took a husband and father in Edwardsville, Ill., it also deprived the 32963 barrier island community of an extremely generous, thoughtful, and down to earth part-time resident. Powerhouse personal-injury attorney Randy Lee Gori was brutally murdered in his Illinois home on Jan. 4, and according to reports, died saving the lives of his READ MORE.

Federal judge reprimands School Board’s hired attorney

A federal judge on Friday reprimanded county School Board attorney Suzanne D’Agresta for writing and submitting an unauthorized desegregation “progress” report, and sharply criticized her for refusing to include in the report input from the NAACP and the school district’s Equity Committee. U.S District Judge Kathleen Williams, who oversees the school district’s compliance with a READ MORE.