Author: Plythe

Plythe Freedman holds a MA in Youth Ministry from Columbia Theological Seminary. She is a mother of two. Her passion for small businesses and her community has been displayed through her many hours of volunteering and meeting with city officials to assist in promoting Fort Pierce. She is also a former board member of Grace Way Village, a non profit organization that helps clothe and feed disadvantaged children. She is a former member of the Chamber of Commerce and a former Royal Palms member. She served on the RDC advisory board at Suncoast Mental Health Center. And She was appointed by a City Commissioner to serve on the CRA Advisory Committee as the chair. She worked with Frontline For Kids as their public relations specialist and had her own column in the Lincoln Park Main Street Showcase. Plythe's goal is to promote Fort Pierce as a destination for families to visit, live, work and play.

Small Businesses are the heart beat of America. It’s what we “stand” for, “The Great American Dream” right? It requires sacrifice, hard work and risk-taking. Well, as I watch my clients and other small businesses downsize or fold up shop, I get very emotional. I’m seeing the starter business that was just getting up and running, or a long time business that is now considered NON ESSENTIAL during this COVID-19 Pandemic just close down. However, it is teaching us about what is truly important as we work from home, and educate our children from home. We still are the heartbeat…

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This locally owned and operated Red Wing® store provides the Fort Pierce area with the highest-quality work footwear, accessories and care products. All of the employees are Red Wing® Certified Fit and Product Specialists who will measure your feet, discuss your safety and environmental conditions and provide a quick digital foot scan to identify arch type, foot size and underfoot pressure points. They will then use this data to select the ideal purpose-built footwear for you and your work environment, while suggesting an optional custom footbed to optimize all-day comfort. This hometown store is equally eager to please with comprehensive care after…

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George LeStrange Preserve is one of my favorite trails to hike/run. For one: There is an almost EXACT 1 mile loop around the lake. This makes it easier for us to know how much walking or running we’ve done. And two: Its location is right on the way from Indian River Estates or South Beach (I’ve lived at both in the last year) to PAL where I coach Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays out by Cracker Barrel. And for three: There’s side trails all over to explore. They even go all the way out passed I-95 (links up with FP Mountain Bike…

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Locals will tell you to head straight to Cobb’s Landing to experience the most unique waterfront restaurant in town. Inside, you’ll find a casual atmosphere and a that will make you feel right at home and our patio overlooking the Fort Pierce City Marina is a perfect place to enjoy ice cold cocktail. Our menu is the most diverse in town, offering creative selections of Fresh Local Fish and Seafood, 100% Natural Black Angus Beef and Locally Grown Produce. We offer an extensive craft beer selection with over 25 beers on tap and have live music almost every day of…

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South Florida Tattoo and Piercing has been in business since 1992. It was originally founded by Rocky Fusco but for the past 2 years owners Dominic and DJ Johnson have kept the shop up to date. They support our veterans, LEO, Fire Rescue, Medical Staff and all Service Providers. Misfitted Novelties has a wide range of Misfitted Items for your shopping pleasure. T-Shirts, Custom Printed Coffee Mugs, Plates, Beer Glasses and more. They can custom print from 1 to 100. We also do Vinyl Stickers in a wide variety of colors. Want a slogan for your car? They can do…

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MURPHY MEDIA DISTRIBUTION ENTERS INTO DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH FLORIDA BASED PRODUCTION COMPANY Los Angeles-California-September 7, 2018 – Ray Murphy Jr. of Los Angeles based distributor Murphy Media Distribution along with his business partner Buck Kolkmeyer have been quietly acquiring, developing and producing projects for both the big and small screens. Their newest is an episodic detective drama produced by Ray Murphy Jr. in association with Black Triad Entertainment, a Florida based production company entitled “LAWLESS”. “The storyline of this series shrinks and expands from moment to moment turning on itself like a multifaceted roller coaster ride” says Murphy. Based in…

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In the past few weeks I’ve been campaigning on social media, “When in Fort Pierce, Experience Fort Pierce”. This town has some of the best kept secrets. And if you are a pet owner and a dog lover, then Fort Pierce, Florida is particularly accommodating to all animals. In fact, you can even take a horseback riding tour on the South Hutchinson Island beach. The residents here love their furry friends as well as the sea life creatures and farm animals. Fort Pierce is rich in history and art culture with a variety of nature trails, preserves, ranches, state parks,…

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CAREFREE Boat Club is truly boating without owning or the responsibilities of insurance, maintenance, storage fees or having to trailer. They offer 2019 fleet of vessels including, pontoon boats, offshore fishing, and inshore leisure boats and more. The membership includes free classroom and water training, unlimited usage from a large fleet of 2019 boats, online reservations, use of boats across the country and a friendly experienced staff. CAREFREE Boat Club is located at the Harbortown Marina and included in your membership of the boat club is access to all the amenities of Harbortown Marina. This encompasses private bathrooms, shower stalls, a…

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The St Lucie Historical Society and the Bud Adams – Cobb Cultural Center are located in the upstairs of the PP Cobb Building. The Adams Cultural Center features maps, vintage photos, drawings based on archeological findings, and other interactive materials. Come in and experience the amazing history depicting life on the Indian River. The Cobbs Cultural Center is free of charge but ask for donations. Open Friday & Saturday starting October 1 10am- 2pm Any group interested in using the space for meetings, please call 772-462-1795 Click the link to go to the St. Lucie Historical Society website:

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Salty’s Water Sports and Boat Rental is locally owned/operated and offers a one stop[review][review] shop for water fun including jet skis rentals, boat rentals, paddle boards, kayaks, dolphin tours, and custom tours. A captain service is available and they are fully insured and licensed. Call for pricing and to reserve your water adventure on the Treasure Coast. Located in several convenient places. 601 Seaway Drive Ste 1 Fort Pierce Fl 34949 125 Fisherman’s Wharf Fort Pierce FL 34950 772-448-4516 Now located in Sebastian Capt’n Butcher’s Grille, Bar & Marina 1730 Indian River Dr Sebastian https://saltyswatersports.com/ Click the coin to go to the…

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