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VOL. 25 NO. 9                                                                              SEPTEMBER 2023

      The Treasure Coast’s Premier Food And Spirits Festival Big

      Taste Of Martin County Returns Oct. 10 To Atlantic Aviation

        The Big Taste of Martin County is presented by Publix
      Super Markets Charities, as an annual fundraising event for
      Big Brothers Big Sisters of Palm Beach and Martin Counties
      will be Tuesday, Oct. 10 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Atlantic
      Aviation located at 2501 S.E. Aviation Way.
        The premier food and spirits event returns bigger than ever,
      guests will enjoy culinary treats from local restaurants, craft
      breweries, and taste and sample spirits culminating in an event
      like no other for a good cause. Guests will have the opportunity
      to purchase VIP tables for four people including early access to
      the event beginning at 5 p.m., receive a goodie bag, and extra
      raffle tickets. VIP tables are limited so advance purchase is
      encouraged. This exclusive event will include tastings, a silent
      auction, and guests will participate in the voting process to select
      their favorite menu items from area restaurants.

       Taste Of Martin County on page 3                  Doug Capen, Dan Capen and Jeff Capen      Elsie Stewart, Andy Rose, Susan Majette, Matthew Billitti, Carla Gubernick
       The High-Flying Dirty Flight Suit Party Returns

       To The Stuart Air Show!

        The countdown is on for the exciting 2023 Stuart                            The TD Bank Dirty Flight
      Air Show, one of the Treasure Coast’s largest and most                      Suit Party takes place in the
      anticipated events, returning to Stuart’s Witham Field                      VIP area at Witham Field on
      on Nov. 10 to 12.                                                           Friday, Nov. 10 and includes
        The Stuart Air Show is proud to announce that TD                          front row center seating from
      Bank will once again sponsor the always entertaining                        which to view the military
      TD Bank Dirty Flight Suit Party. This twilight event is a                   jets, breathtaking aerobatics
      must-see for fans of all ages and includes breathtaking                     and fireworks. It includes a
      nightime aerobatics followed by a stunning fireworks   F22 day               fantastic catered menu, open
      display. The Friday night event is the traditional kickoff                   bar and a meet and greet
      to the Veterans Day weekend of exhilarating aviation family fun.            with pilots and performers.
        Dewey Vinaya, president of the Stuart Air Show, is excited to have TD Bank back   Seating is extremely limited,
      as one of its major sponsors. “The Stuart Air Show is the ultimate community event. It   and tickets must be purchased
      doesn’t happen without the incredible support we receive from our corporate partners   online in advance.
      including TD Bank. We love them.”                                             In addition to the Dirty   Aeroshell night
        Trisha Hawthorne is the vice president of TD Bank and is equally elated with the   Flight  Suit Party, General
      partnership. “This is our way to give back on this special occasion to honor and show   Admission tickets to Friday night’s event are also available for purchase starting at just $30.
      appreciation for veterans’ service and sacrifice. At TD, we pride ourselves on showing
      up and supporting the communities in which we live and work.”               Stuart Air Show on page 3
      On The Water For A Cause

      Special Olympics Florida
      Hosts Its Regional Surfing

      Competition At Cocoa Beach

        On July 15, Special Olympics Florida held its Central
      Region Regional Surf Competition at Alan Shepard Park,
      in Cocoa Beach.
        About 35 Special Olympics Florida surfers turned out
      to compete, showing off their skills to their families and other spectators. The weather     Special Olympics Florida
      cooperated, producing terrific waves for the surfers to ride.               provides year-round sports
        The surfers competed for ribbons and a chance to participate in the Special Olympics   training and competition,
      Surfing Championships at Cocoa Beach on Aug. 26. Many thanks to all the coaches   crucial health screenings,
      and volunteers who helped make this happen!                                 and leadership training
                                                                                  programs to Martin County
                                                                                  residents and all Floridians
                                                                                  with intellectual and
                                                                                  developmental disabilities. All programs are offered free of charge and our sports
                                                                                  programs accommodate all ability levels.
                                                                                    We are finishing our summer sports – surfing, stand-up paddleboard, swimming, and
                                                                                  bowling – and are transitioning to our fall sports – powerlifting, softball, gymnastics,
                                                                                  and golf. Special Olympics Florida serves 60,000 athletes statewide. Our Central

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