BREVARD COUNTY ― This year marks the ninth year that America’s Adopt A Soldier will reach out to America to ask for cards of thanks to share with our nation’s service members who are deployed and veterans who are in state veterans homes and hospitals.
TITUSVILLE — Parrish Medical Center is offering free support groups for community members living with various health issues. See the upcoming December 2019 support groups listed below:
COCOA ― The walls were raised at the second of six planned Habitat for Humanity of Brevard homes in its first Female Veteran Village on Thursday, Oct. 24. Lisa, (last name withheld) a Habitat homeowner and U.S. Navy veteran, is the second homeowner to join the community and was joined by loc…
BREVARD COUNTY ― On Nov. 4, Eastern Florida State College was named as one of 150 community colleges in the nation eligible to compete for the $1M Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence.
BREVARD COUNTY ― If you’ve ever skipped a workout or just didn’t have time to go to the gym, you’re definitely not alone. It happens to a lot of us – even the most dedicated gym-goers.
BREVARD COUNTY – Space Coast Ballet Company (SCBC) and Brevard Symphony Orchestra (BSO) are thrilled to announce they are back together again! The family holiday tradition of Space Coast Ballet Company’s 17 year running annual production of the Nutcracker Ballet, will be accompanied by the B…
MELBOURNE ― The 30th annual "Bibles on Parade" will take costumed characters and spectators back to Bible times depicting the 66 books of the Bible with banners, floats, musical presentations and storytellers that proclaim the story about Jesus on the city streets.
BREVARD COUNTY — Servicemen and women who have dedicated their lives to protect our freedom have found a final resting place at the Cape Canaveral National Cemetery.
MELBOURNE ― When comedian Steven Wright appeared on the "The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson" in 1982 at age 26, he didn't know where the rest of his career would take him.
BREVARD COUNTY — Timothy Duquette spent his afternoon warming up with his personal trainer Coach Joe Luther at Anytime Fitness just like any other Wednesday, except this time, there was excitement building in the air.
SATELLITE BEACH ― The city of Satellite Beach city council voted 4-1 Wednesday, Nov. 6 to approve the conceptional rezoning for the construction of a new four-star hotel at the corner of State Road A1A and Sheerwater Parkway. The site once housed military families from Patrick Air Force Base.
BREVARD COUNTY — Residents and visitors can get a sneak peek at a spectacular performance to be put on by the Melbourne City Ballet Theatre later this December during a benefit gala at Greenwood Place.
BREVARD COUNTY — Volunteering isn’t just a great way to give back to the community, it can help foster relationships and make residents feel more engaged with local decision making.
BREVARD COUNTY — Shopping for the holiday season just got a little easier – Suntree United Methodist Church (SUMC) is bringing back its annual “Giant Christmas Bazaar” this weekend.
BREVARD COUNTY ― The Brevard County School Board voted 5-0 Tuesday to approve a contract for teachers that includes significant raises and improved work conditions in 2019-2020.
VIERA – An event this week will provide support and recognition to local residents who help maintain the health and well-being of senior family members.
BREVARD COUNTY - On Saturday, Nov. 16, the city of Palm Bay will hold a ceremony to officially rename West Oaks Park for former police chief Lynne Nungesser, who worked for the City of Palm Bay for for more than 40 years. Ms. Nungesser was the first female police commander in county history.
COCOA BEACH ― The Studios of Cocoa Beach, located at 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach, will hold an opening reception for “Therefore I Create…III”, their annual Members Show on Friday, Nov. 29 from 6-9 p.m. Resident artists will display the best of their current work and compet…
MELBOURNE ― The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) of Brevard is hosting a Pop-Up Adoption event at Wickham Park Community Center in Melbourne on Saturday, Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The adoption fee for all pets on this special day only is just $20. In addition to pe…
BREVARD COUNTY - The City of Melbourne honored volunteer board members for their years of service to the city during a special ceremony held Thursday, Oct. 24 at the Grand Manor in Melbourne. The city's annual board reception provides an opportunity for the Mayor and City Council to recogniz…
BREVARD COUNTY — Each fall, the Zonta Club of Melbourne highlights a piece of Brevard as part of its ornament collection, treasuring historic buildings that many residents have grown up visiting.
BREVARD COUNTY — Students belonging to the Cocoa High Chorus experienced a once-in-a-lifetime trip to New York to commemorate 9/11 while singing at Carnegie Hall.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Texas Roadhouse invites veterans and active members of U.S. military across the country to enjoy a free lunch on Monday, November 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. For the eighth year, every Texas Roadhouse location across the country will participate in the free lunch event to hono…
BREVARD COUNTY — When J.K. Rowling received dozens of rejections for her first manuscript of “Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone,” she didn’t give up her dream to become an established author.
BREVARD COUNTY — All too often, pieces of history are lost to time due to deterioration, destruction, or simply going missing; having a piece of history is something that is a rare treat indeed.
BREVARD COUNTY — When an older gentleman walked in to Carlin Parker’s UPS store on Malabar Road, ready to mail a check for $39,900, he had no idea that he was a would-be victim of a scam attempt.
BREVARD COUNTY — In recent times, there has been a growing effort to focus on space exploration from not only NASA, but also private entities like SpaceX and Virgin Galactic.
BREVARD COUNTY — Each fall, the Native Rhythms Festival returns to Wickham Park as part of an ongoing historic and moving event to better educate the public during Native American Heritage Month.
BREVARD COUNTY — In medicine, there’s one piece of advice that will always ring true: prevention is more important than hindsight— and that’s especially true when dealing with cancer.
SUNTREE – Though mental health issues are pervasive, residents often encounter a wide range of barriers to obtaining treatment, including stigma, lack of insurance or a shortage of providers.
SUNTREE – The weather in Brevard may be warm, but residents pining for a more dramatic autumn vibe or an international getaway will soon have the opportunity to invoke a change of setting through music.
BREVARD COUNTY — Seniors will not want to miss out on one of the last free health expos of the year, which will include giveaways, doctor panels, flu shots and many more fun vendors to boost seniors’ lifestyles.
BREVARD COUNTY — Community members gathered for a ‘Gnarly 90’s Lip Sync Battle’ that not only fostered unforgettable memories, it also raised $54,000 toward aiding Brevard County’s child welfare system.
BREVARD COUNTY — While the Space Coast has (fortunately) fared well thus far in terms of a direct hit, Hurricane Season in the Atlantic isn’t over just yet.
BREVARD COUNTY — Residents looking to satisfy their cravings for a horror-filled Halloween season should look no further than the Picture Show Panic’s inaugural Horror Film Festival this weekend.
PALM BAY — Residents, tourists and commuters alike have something to look forward to in the coming years of driving the run-down roads of Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY — In an effort to better understand the plight of immigrants crossing the Mexican border, the Brevard chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) hosted a panel in partnership with the Space Coast Progressive Alliance.
BREVARD COUNTY — Being diagnosed with cancer instantly changes your life, but it doesn’t mean you have to go through your battle alone. The residents of the Indian River Colony Club (IRCC) have spent the past month raising funds toward breast cancer research.
MELBOURNE – For the last seven years, local author Jaimie Engle has been self-publishing children’s novels and other works, all while teaching herself how to become a successful authorpreneur.
SATELLITE BEACH – The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will offer some frightful fun this weekend with a chilling new program of music and entertainment.