VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — State officials say visitors defecating on a group of small islands near Florida’s east coast has become a problem.
Police: Woman killed in car wreck that ended in canal
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida woman died after her SUV went into a canal and overturned.
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Man accused of driving unregistered ATV, running over dog
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man driving an unregistered ATV was arrested after striking and killing a dog.
BEAUMONT, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in Mississippi say a traffic stop has led to the arrest of a man wanted in Florida on molestation charges.
WDAM-TV reports 41-year-old Yoel Benitez was ...
Incumbent Republican US Rep. Bill Posey wins 6th term in Florida representing cities of Melbourne and Vero Beach
MIAMI (AP) — Incumbent Republican US Rep. Bill Posey wins 6th term in Florida representing cities of Melbourne and Vero Beach .
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ Orchid Island Capital Inc. (ORC) on Thursday reported a third-quarter loss of $3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
The Vero Beach, Florida-based company said it had a loss of 6 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ Armour Residential REIT Inc. (ARR) on Wednesday reported third-quarter profit of $47.7 million.
The Vero Beach, Florida-based company said it had net income of $1.02 per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 64 cents per share.
The real ...
Florida woman accused of spraying dogs with ant killer
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida woman sprayed her neighbor’s two dogs with ant killer.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Air Force explosive experts removed a World War II-era artillery rocket that was being used as a garden decoration in a Florida neighborhood.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ Orchid Island Capital Inc. (ORC) on Thursday reported second-quarter net income of $1.3 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
On a per-share basis, the Vero Beach, Florida-based company said it had net income of 3 cents. Earnings, ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ Armour Residential REIT Inc. (ARR) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $13.6 million.
The Vero Beach, Florida-based company said it had profit of 22 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 65 cents per share.
The real ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man told the officer who pulled him over that he was taking swigs of bourbon only when he stopped at traffic lights and stop signs — so he wasn’t drinking and driving.
Indian River County Sheriff’s deputies still arrested 69-year-old Earle Stevens Jr. on ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida deputy at a high school for a training session accidentally shot himself in the hand.
A statement from Indian River County Sheriff’s Maj. Eric Flowers says the deputy was trying to clear his weapon when it discharged on Friday morning. A ...
MIAMI (AP) — President Donald Trump has nominated a Miami-Dade Circuit Court judge to be the next U.S. attorney for South Florida.
The White House said in a news release Thursday that Judge Ariana Fajardo Orshan was the president’s choice to be the top federal prosecutor in a sprawling ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A toxicology report says the inmate found dead at a Florida jail last month overdosed on kratom.
Forty-two-year-old Zacharriah Zimmer was found unresponsive in his cell at the Indian River County Jail on April 4. TCPalm.com reports that staff performed CPR until ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A bird strike caused $1 million damage to the engine of a Blue Angels jet at an air show in Florida.
Vero Beach Air Show spokeswoman Catherine Caddell tells
NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — A real estate developer from Florida has been sentenced to over 7 years in prison at a federal court hearing in Connecticut.
Seventy-five-year-old John DiMenna of Vero Beach, Florida operated an extensive real estate investment scheme that defrauded investors and ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Deputies in Florida say an inmate who was found unresponsive in a cell was pronounced dead.
News outlets report that the 42-year-old inmate at the Indian River County Jail was found unresponsive in his cell Wednesday morning.
Sheriff’s Office spokesman Maj. ...
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The search for a suspect in the killing of a Florida woman has led police to a van outside a mall with a man’s body inside.
Local media outlets reported Monday that police believe the body is that of Pedro Torres, who was wanted for the slaying of his wife Vicky Torres ...
Florida woman charged after fighting dogs found, euthanized
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman has been charged with unlawful confinement of animals after law enforcement found neglected fighting dogs at her home.
SUV’s accelerator sticks at speeds up to 100 mph in Florida
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Florida state troopers managed to stop an SUV with a stuck accelerator after it traveled about 50 miles (80 kilometers) on Interstate 95 at speeds up to 100 mph (160 kph).
A Florida Highway Patrol report says 28-year-old Joseph Cooper called 911 Monday afternoon ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida firefighter who is seven-months pregnant is being told by her bosses that she will have to carry out her regular duties until she gives birth.
Firefighter-paramedic Nicole Morris told
Death of Florida toddler ruled as accidental drowning
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The death of a 2-year-old girl who was found unconscious in a backyard pool has been ruled an accidental drowning.
Indian River County Sheriff Deryl Loar
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman was arrested after police say she left her child in a car while she shoplifted items from a market.
The Miami Herald reports that 30-year-old Sarah Wilmoth was arrested Jan. 13 after ...
- Globe NewswireARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Quarter Ended December 31, 2018February 14, 2019
- Globe NewswireOrchid Island Capital Announces February 2019 Monthly Dividend and January 31, 2019 RMBS Portfolio CharacteristicsFebruary 13, 2019
- Business WireARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2018 Webcast Scheduled for February 15, 2019February 13, 2019
- Business WireNHI Purchases Vero Beach Senior Living Facility For $38 MillionFebruary 4, 2019
City of Life 66, Citrus Park Christian 37
Donahue Academy 34, Vero Beach Master’s Academy 14
Apopka 54, Sanford Seminole 21
Atlantic Community 29, Plantation 14
Boone 28, Flagler Palm Coast ...
Faces of Faith: A calling to create music for worship
Background: He was born and raised in Hinsdale, a small town Cattaraugus County. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in music and organ as a scholarship student at Syracuse University. He’s retired after a long career, playing and teaching organ and leading church ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a woman tried to sneak more than $1,800 worth of electronics through a Florida Walmart’s self-checkout by switching the items’ price tags with those from clearance items.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Trappers have captured a 12-foot (3-meter) alligator on a Florida beach.
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VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Florida doctor accused of stealing a patient’s cellphone is now facing drug trafficking charges.
The Palm Beach Post reports ...
Missing swimmer identified as 32-year-old Florida man
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who disappeared while swimming in the ocean has been identified.
News outlets report 32-year-old Johnnie Thomas was identified Thursday as the man who went missing Wednesday afternoon.
Witnesses told police that Thomas began having difficulties ...
Developer pleads guilty in $28M scheme defrauding investors
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A 74-year-old real estate developer from Florida has pleaded guilty to defrauding investors out of millions of dollars in a scheme involving hotel and apartment building projects in Fairfield County.
John DiMenna of Vero Beach, Florida, faces up to 50 years in ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida sheriff’s deputy shot and killed a 62-year-old woman who lunged at him with a butcher knife after threatening suicide inside her home.
Indian River County Sheriff Deryl Loar told news outlets Thursday that the deputy acted in self-defense ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff’s deputy has been fired after authorities say he took partially naked photos of himself while on duty at a county courthouse.
Indian River County spokesman Eric Flowers said in a news release that Lt. Macen LeVan was fired July 19.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida teen has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for fatally shooting and robbing a drug dealer.
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Wednesday’s wild weather put the damper on the plans for thousands of golf enthusiasts, with the day’s Augusta National activities being called off due to the threat of another round of thunderstorms, similar to what battered much of the South on Monday.
Patrons at the Masters faced a ...
GIFFORD, Fla. (AP) — A man and his son are in custody after a shootout with authorities serving a search warrant in a suspected central Florida “drug house” left a woman dead, officials said Monday.
Indian River County Sheriff Deryl Loar described Andrew Coffee III, 37, and his son, Andrew ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say an Illinois boy is dead after his father accidentally backed over him with an SUV in central Florida.
Treasure Coast Newspapers (https://goo.gl/0zmIGB ) reports that the Hampshire, Illinois, family had been at CW ...
Deputy resigns, 2 others suspended following investigation
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a central Florida deputy has resigned and two others have been disciplined following an excessive force investigation.
Treasure Coast Newspapers (https://goo.gl/a5Mwou ) reports this week that Roger Jones resigned ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say a teen surfing off a central Florida beach needed surgery after a shark bit him on the wrist.
Treasure Coast Newspapers (https://goo.gl/43rciG ) reports that the 14-year-old boy was bitten Sunday ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man and his son are charged with trying to hire a homeless man to murder the older man’s mother.
The Treasure Coast Newspapers reported Wednesday (goo.gl/QxIxOu) that the pair sought out homeless men using free wireless ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A central Florida woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for a drunken driving crash that killed a teenage bicyclist.
Treasure Coast Newspapers (https://goo.gl/3mrY6r ) reports that 23-year-old Jamie Williams was ...
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A felon serving time in the Indian River County Jail voted by mail in the Nov. 8 election because Florida’s cumbersome system for purging felons from the voter registration rolls had not yet caught up with him.
A Treasure Coast Newspapers investigation found ...
Deputy: Kids hurt after jumping out of fleeing vehicle
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A driver is accused of ordering two children to jump out of her speeding vehicle as she fled an Indian River County sheriff’s deputy.
A Treasure Coast Newspapers report says (http://bit.ly/2eC48m3) the 12-year-old girl and 10-year-old boy were injured Monday night ...
Brinks truck driver arrested for stealing $31K from ATMs
MANGONIA PARK, Fla. (AP) — A Brinks Security truck driver who delivered cash to ATMs has been arrested on suspicion of stealing more than $31,000.
The Palm Beach Post reports (http://pbpo.st/2diMrMC ) that 26-year-old La Que Jefferson of Vero Beach is ...
There were a few surprises in Week 2, as Oxbridge Academy knocked off its second straight state-ranked team, and Palm Beach Lakes edged Glades Central to improve to 2-0.
Vero Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who exposed himself in public to two girls.
The incident occurred Monday as the girls left the beach