BREVARD COUNTY — Drivers who frequent State Road 528 have probably noticed the increase in construction along the expressway, as Virgin Trains USA works to build tracks connecting Orlando International Airport Terminal C to Miami.
BREVARD COUNTY — Sometimes life throws you more than you can handle. Bills overwhelm you, an accident leaves you in debt or perhaps it’s difficult to say no to impulsive buying. Whatever the outcome, Set 4 Increase LLC is here to give you the peace of mind you deserve.
BREVARD COUNTY — Pet owners would often do anything for their companions, including go into debt if it means getting treatment when their cat or dog is diagnosed with cancer.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Florida Department of Health is strongly encouraging all unvaccinated residents to get their flu shot as soon as possible. Flu vaccination is the best way to prevent the flu and its potentially serious complications.
COCOA BEACH ― The Studios of Cocoa Beach in downtown Cocoa Beach is offering a one day class “Getting Started in Watercolors” for beginners to intermediate artists on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The class will be taught by Ed Carlson, an award winning local artist with extensive t…
MELBOURNE – The Seaside Piecemakers Quilt Guild of Melbourne will hold its biennial Quilt Show on Friday, Feb. 7, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday, Feb. 8, from 9a.m. To 4 p.m. The Guild’s quilt show will take place at the Wickham Park Community Center, 2815 Leisure Way, Melbourne. Ticket…
PALM BAY ― On Friday, Jan. 17, officers from the Palm Bay Police Department invite community members for 2020's first Coffee with a Cop. The event will take place from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m at the McDonald's inside the Walmart, located at 1040 Malabar Road SE in Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY — On January 11, Human Trafficking Awareness Day, members of the Space Coast Human Trafficking Task Force, of which Zonta Club of Melbourne has a leadership role, dressed in blue, the designated color to bring awareness of human trafficking.
BREVARD COUNTY — Last December, the St. Johns River Water Management District announced the expansion of Buck Lake Conservation Area in Mims by approximately 29 acres.
CAPE CANAVERAL — As part of continued efforts to enhance the community’s cultural landscape, the City of Cape Canaveral is initiating the second public mural project of its Civic Scenery Program. This project will entail the installation of outdoor murals on the three ball field structures l…
PALM BAY — Mary Anne McMillen became the president of the board of the Shepherd’s Center of South Brevard based in Palm Bay, replacing Gerald “Russ” Livermore on Jan. 1.
BREVARD COUNTY — Riverside Presbyterian Church, aka “The Music Church,” is offering up an exciting concert for the New Year. Swingtime will perform “Big Band Greatest Hits” as part of the popular Dr. Vernon Boushell concert series.
BREVARD COUNTY — Young musicians who are passionate about their craft are encouraged to audition for the 11th annual “Brevard’s Got Music Talent” competition hosted by the Creative Arts Foundation of Brevard.
BREVARD COUNTY — Residents looking to get active in the new year can help their municipality earn the title of “Most Fit City of 2020” by participating in the fourth annual Health First Mayor’s Fitness Challenge.
WEST MELBOURNE – On a brilliantly sunny December afternoon, Andrea D’Angelo and Scott Traynor were discussing the early success of Lasting Décor.
BREVARD COUNTY – The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) issued a rabies alert for the area of Palm Bay 32907. This is in response to a stray cat that tested positive on Jan. 7, 2020.
BREVARD COUNTY ― The Florida Department of Transportation is designing plans to construct a new traffic signal on Eau Gallie Boulevard (State Road 518) at Turtle Mound Road in Melbourne. This safety project also includes the extension of the right and left turn lanes onto Turtle Mound Road, …
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BREVARD COUNTY — With a new year upon us, it is time to reflect on the kind of person we’d like to be and try our best to stick to those resolutions.
BREVARD COUNTY — For years, Father Rob Goodridge, rector of St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church in Titusville, has been praying for someone to build a prayer labyrinth for his parishioners.
BREVARD — On Dec. 18, the Brevard Adult Education celebrated its Fall graduation honoring 68 students excelling in its High school diploma, GED, ESOL and its first Automotive Service Technology and Pre-Apprenticeship programs.
COCOA BEACH – The Studios of Cocoa Beach introduces its January Artist of the Month, Tiffany Allen. Tiffany draws realistic images of animals, birds, fish and nature using graphite and charcoal pencil.
PALM BAY ― The 2019 Health First Palm Bay Hospital Holiday Light Parade was held on Saturday, Dec. 7 in Palm Bay. There were over 90 different entries in the parade this year. The judges' scores have been tabulated and the winners were chosen.
BREVARD COUNTY — As a community outlet, it’s important to bring our readers a wide coverage of local news from Titusville to Palm Bay. We love to hear your stories and to share news that may impact our businesses, nonprofits and readers.
TITUSVILLE ― Jess Parrish Medical Foundation’s annual benefit gala Treasure Island was a tremendous success, raising more than $129,000 in net proceeds to benefit The Children’s Center. Presented by the law firm of GrayRobinson, P.A., and Laura and William Boyles, the event was held Oct. 12 …
BREVARD COUNTY - The Eastern Florida State College Foundation has received a $4,500 grant from an anonymous donor through the Community Foundation for Brevard.
BREVARD ― The Clean Waterways Act, sponsored by Senator Debbie Mayfield (Indialantic – R), has passed the Senate Committee on Community Affairs. This comprehensive legislation incorporates recommendations from the Blue-Green Algae Task Force to expedite improvements and restoration of Florid…
BREVARD COUNTY — Special Olympics Athlete Timothy Duquette has another gold medal to add to his collection and an exciting accomplishment to share with the world.
BREVARD COUNTY — With Christmas just around the corner and the time for shopping coming quickly to a close, you might find just what you’re looking for in a Hallmark store.
BREVARD COUNTY — Nonprofits have long been a critical aspect of communities, serving those in need of housing and nutrition to mental health and more.
BREVARD COUNTY — While most residents are enjoying a low unemployment rate in the county, finding a means to earn money can still be difficult for those recovering from substance use.
TITUSVILLE ― The holidays are fast approaching and one thing is common among humans and shelter pets...they just want to be with family. Because of this desire, the SPCA of Brevard announces its third annual Home for the Holidays Fostering Initiative, which asks the community to foster a she…
TITUSVILLE ― The Downtown Art Gallery in historic downtown Titusville has chosen Jim Boland as its January Spotlight Artist. An exhibit of his wildlife photography will be on display all month at this fine art gallery featuring local artists..
PALM BAY ― Tizmal’s Treats, a small ice cream and bakery, was the target of vandalism on Nov. 26 when an unknown person scripted graffiti-style words in spray paint, unmistakably homophobic in nature, across the shop's front windows.
BREVARD COUNTY ― After a decisive victory regarding pay raises for Brevard Public School teachers, which was often marked with heated bargaining sessions over competitive wages, a substitute teacher crisis has officials looking outside the box, and to each other, for solutions.
PALM BAY – The Palm Bay Parks and Recreation department has announced the closing of playgrounds at four city parks. The playgrounds were found to be outdated and beyond their useful lifespan following inspection by Parks staff. The findings were also confirmed by Advanced Recreational Conce…
Viera, FL – The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) issued a rabies alert for the area of Alma Blvd and Clarence Court, Merritt Island. This is in response to an adopted stray cat that tested positive on 12/15/2019.
Palm Bay ― The City of Palm Bay Utilities Department anticipates a Precautionary Boil Water Notice in the Northeast area of Palm Bay on Monday, December 16, 2019. Maintenance activity being done in the area will require water service to be shut down temporarily. The shutdown will impact 236 …
MELBOURNE ― Dollar General’s newest store at 1350 Aurora Road in Melbourne is now open. In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday essentials at low prices.
MERRRIT ISLAND ― First Choice Healthcare Solutions, a physician-driven, patient-centric healthcare delivery platform providing a full life cycle of Orthopaedic and Spine care for patients through diagnosis, treatment, and recovery, today announced the opening of the Company’s seventh therapy…