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IRC Residents Demand Return of Donations from James O’Keefe Project Veritas Fundraiser

Local Residents Lori Baker and Sheila Matthews are demanding the return of contributions from a fundraiser for James O’Keefe and Project Veritas held in December 2022 here in Indian River County, Florida. The demand comes as O’Keefe has been stripped of his power by Project Veritas’s board due to various unfounded allegations against him, that […]

Moms for Liberty – IR, FL Files Complaint with Indian River Schools Against Board Member Barenborg

Moms for Liberty – Indian River, FL announced on February 3rd, 2023, they had filed a complaint with the School District of Indian River County against School Board Vice Chairman Teri Barenborg. The complaint alleges Barenborg violated School Policy PO-1129(C)) which says “no employee, officer, or agent shall make use of materials, equipment, or facilities […]

George Colon Asks Residents to Support Creation of Sober Home Registry

Recovery advocate George Colon is asking all Indian River County Residents to attend the Indian River County Board of County Commissioners Meeting on January 31st, 2023. Colon is asking residents to speak during public input and ask the County Commissioners to vote to create an ordinance to allow the creation of a Sober Home Registry. […]

Moms for Liberty – Indian River, FL Chairman Jennifer Pippin Spoke at Legislative Delegation Meeting

At the Indian River County Delegation Meeting Held on January 12th, 2023, Moms for Liberty – Indian River, FL Chairman Jennifer Pippin spoke on the behalf of the Indian River County Chapter of Moms for Liberty. Pippin currently serves as one of four parents volunteering on a committee for the Florida Department of Education Library […]

2023 IRC Legislative Delegation Meeting: Many Address IRC State Legislators

On January 12th, 2023, Indian River County held their annual Legislative Delegation meeting. Legislative Delegations are public meetings that give Governmental Bodies, Organizations and local citizens the opportunity to address the State Legislators of a specific Legislative Delegation. Indian River County’s Legislative Delegation consists of State Senator Erin Grall (R-Vero Beach) and State Representative Robert […]

Convention of States to Host Town Hall in Indian River County Jan 21st, 2023

Convention of States will be holding a Town Hall at the Main Indian River County Library on January 21st, 2023. The Town Hall will start at 2:00PM and end at around 3:00PM. Address for the Main Indian River County Library is 1600 21st Street, Vero Beach, FL 32960. Indian River News will be livestreaming the […]

IRC Resident Encourages Taking in Ukrainian Refugees

Indian River News recently had the chance to sit with local Indian River County Farmer Brian Quant, who has taken in 9 refugees from Ukraine, due to the war Ukraine is fighting on its own soil against Russia since February 2022. Quant is a friend of local talk host Rhett Palmer. Palmer is an affiliate […]

James O’Keefe Fundraiser Held at Sea Oaks Country Club

James O’Keefe spoke at a fundraiser held at Sea Oaks Country Club in Unincorporated Vero Beach Florida on December 1st, 2022. O’Keefe told the story of how he got started as an investigative journalist and the highlights of the investigative journalism from he and his organization Project Veritas. O’Keefe also highlighted the return of Project […]

Jackie Rosario To Make 2nd Appearance On Newsmax

Indian River County, Florida School Board Member Jackie Rosario will be making a 2nd appearance on Newsmax show National Report. She will be on the show between 9:10AM and 9:15AM. Indian River News will be publishing the interview as soon as Rosario sends over the interview. Rosario was on both Fox News and Newsmax on […]

Jackie Rosario to Appear on Newsmax November 10th, 2022 at 9:45PM

Indian River County School Board Member Jackie Rosario will be appearing on Newsmax November 10th, 2022 at 9:45PM. Rosario earlier on November 10th, 2022 had appeared on Fox and Friends.