Sunrise Humane Society to become Fort Pierce Animal Care and Adoption Center

FORT PIERCE— It’s been less than a year and a half since Sunrise Humane Society opened its doors on Savannah Road, and it’s become so financially distressed that the city is going to take over animal shelter operations. The City Commission Monday unanimously agreed to terminate its contract with the nonprofit, effective Tuesday. “We have … Read more

PREVIEW: Panthers host Hurricanes for preseason matchup in Sunrise

SUNRISE, Fla. — The Florida Panthers will take the ice for the first time at home in 2022-23 when they host the Carolina Hurricanes for a preseason tilt at FLA Live Arena on Thursday. With all proceeds benefitting youth hockey in South Florida, tickets for the game are just $15 and can be purchased by … Read more

Bald eagle hit on Sunrise Highway has two broken wings, will never fly again and may have to be euthanized

A bald eagle found Thursday morning on the side of Sunrise Highway in Shirley after being hit by a driver has two broken wings and will never fly again — and may need to be euthanized, according to a wildlife rehabilitator in East Norwich. “This might not be a happy ending for this bird,” the … Read more