Adams Ranch natural beef

From pasture to dinner plate

The Monday after their father’s death Sept. 22, brothers Lee, Mike and Robbie Adams gathered in the Adams Ranch headquarters ready for work, just another day at the office.

battle scene

Heroes fought an unpopular war with Seminoles

Spirits of the old frontier have long since been dispersed in Florida.


The place: Old Fort Park

Garden room

Vero Beach home has fascinating past

Known today as Crescent Moon, the 95-year-old estate in western Vero Beach has been the location of secret liaisons during Prohibition and a fictional tryst between an American journalist and a Nicaraguan Sandinista rebel portrayed in a Hollywood movie.

Southern Ramen

Restaurant serves up down-home dishes

In the Historic Arts District in Downtown Vero Beach restaurant-goers will find a restaurant devoted to southern cuisine and hospitality.


Ballet troupes perform Nutcracker

Remembering childhood dreams of sugar plum fairies or dreaming up a new holiday tradition to treasure, The Nutcracker, with the familiar score by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, very likely is on the list.

Deb Gooch

The Contemporary Painter

Vero Beach artist Deborah Gooch, known for her striking paintings that fuse elements of realism with those of abstract expressionism, started drawing as soon as she could hold a crayon.

Jeff McCullough


Jeff McCullough has had a fascination with knives ever since he was a small child.

Elisabeth Gerard


As her life was progressing, Elisabeth Gerard, who so enjoyed helping her father in his workshop, had no inkling her love of working with wood would come full-circle in sunny South Florida.


Behind the wheels

Most of us may know one mother who seems to have it all together every morning.

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