Jill Roberts

News and Public Affairs

Archeology Day will be presented Saturday Jan, 19 the Richardson Center on IRSC's Meuller Campus from 10 a.m. till noon.  Admission is free.  Find out more by clicking HERE.

With too many activities to pack into one week, St. Lucie County Shedules Martin Luther King commemorateive activities.  To see a schedule, click HERE.

See Indian River County Events by clicking HERE.

Martin County Events can be found by clicking HERE.

St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken Mascara and St. Lucie County School Superintendant Wayne Gent discuss school safety for the first part of the current School Year.

During a stop in Stuart, Florida's new governor, Ron DeSantis, announced clean water policies and called for the resignation of each member of the board of the South Florida Water Management District.

Cleveland Clinic officials visit the Treasure Coast to announce affiliations with Martin Health Systems and Indian River Memorial Hospital.

Dec. 1 is World AIDS Day.  Find out about activities and testing opportunities in your area.

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Three-year-old Preslie is in stable condition after being shot in the head early Sunday morning during a road rage incident.  Police are looking for a dark sedan, possibly a BMW in connection with this incident.  There is a five thousand dollar reward.  To pass on a tip, call Port St. Lucie Police Detective Aisha Hardison at 772-871-7324 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273-TIPS (8477).

Jill Roberts talks with Dr. Dina Rose, a sociologist who is author of the book, "It's Not About the Broccoli:  Three Habits to Teach Your Kids for a Lifetime of Health Eating," about dealing with the sugar rush that comes from Halloween candy.

Vice President Mike Pence spent about two hours in Vero Beach Thursday evening.  He attended a fundraiser for Rick Scott's senate campaign.

There are lots of amendments on the ballot for the November 6 election.  Amendment 13 is phrased like this: Ends Dog Racing Phases out commercial dog racing in connection with wagering by 2020. Other gaming activities are not affected.

The 14th annual Ghosts of Ft. Pierce's Past Walking Tour features new faces.  Main Street Ft. Pierce brings the past to life Oct. 24 & 25.  Find out who will be featured and how you can make your reservation by clicking HERE. OR CALL 772-466-3880.

The new body cameras worn by Ft. Pierce Police officers will be automatically activated when a weapon is drawn.  The action will active the cameras worn by all officers who are in the general area of the incident.

Dads, stepdads, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, foster fathers and all male role models are encouraged to take children to school Wednesday, Sept. 26.  Find out more by clicking HERE.

Heat indexes on the Treasure Coast have topped the 100 degree mark all week.  Here's some advice on keeping cool and a reminder to always "look before you lock."  For more information on dealing with hot weather click HERE.  To find out more about children and vehicle safety from Kids and Cars click HERE.

Voters in November will decide if St. Lucie County can add a half-cent to the sales tax to be used for roads, sidewalks and water quality.  It would sunset after 10 years.

 Find out more by clicking HERE.

Information meetings will be held Wed. Sept. 26 at the Fenn Center in Ft. Pierce or Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Port St. Lucie Community Center.  Both meetings are from 5-8 p.m..

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