Category Archives: Indian River County

Personal Story of Action

United Against Poverty manager speaks of her path to her present Jobless and homeless, single mother Jane McNulty Snead turned to United Against Poverty for a better future. A 2016 ...

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Democrats Deliver Statement on Marjorie Taylor Greene Visit

STATEMENT BY THE INDIAN RIVER COUNTY DEMOCRATIC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE   April 23, 2021     The Democratic Executive Committee does not understand why Marjorie Taylor Greene is in our community.  ...

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Five Local Scholars Recognized by DWC

DWC awards five scholarships For 33 years, the Democratic Women’s Club of Indian River County has recognized exceptional local seniors with scholarships. This year’s five scholars, all students at Vero ...

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Indian River County Commissioners Poised to Pass Resolution Supporting Dr. Martin Luther King Park, Historic Museum and Cultural Center

 A RESOLUTION OF THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY SUPPORTING THE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. PARK, HISTORIC MUSEUM AND CULTURAL CENTER   WHEREAS, Dr. Martin Luther ...

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Memorial Island Vero Beach Florida

Storm Water Utility a Must for City of Vero Beach

DWC Hears from Experts on the Need for a Storm Water Utility Storm water – “it’s not the most sexy subject” but an important one, Jean Catchpole told members of ...

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Democrats Sponsor a Food Drive on the Martin Luther King Day of Service

Democratic Groups Come Together to Honor Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy   On January 18, 2021, in honor of Martin Luther King Day, the Democrats of Indian River participated in ...

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Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King

The Wisdom of Martin Luther King Today and Every Day Today, let us celebrate the peace, wisdom and justice that Dr. Martin Luther King shared with us during his lifetime ...

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CARES Act Money

Federal funds available in IRC to help people affected by the pandemic In March Indian River County was made available $28 million in federal CARES Act funding. The CARES Act is ...

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Grumpy Al is Cautiously Optimistic

Vote by Mail and Early Voting Making Me Cautiously Optimistic…. There is much news about voting this week that has lifted my spirits, but also makes me cautious about being ...

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Voter Suppression is Making Al Griffiths Mad

The Republicans are Trying to Suppress Your Vote The dirty tricks part of the upcoming election is upon us and it really makes me grumpy.  Daily Trump continues his disinformation ...

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