BREVARD COUNTY – One of the most important ecological aspects of Florida (and especially Brevard County) are our beaches.
BREVARD COUNTY — In light of the recent tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Feb. 14, there has been an ongoing conversation between lawmakers and law enforcement to school administrators and students about gun violence in schools.
BREVARD COUNTY— Each year, chicks, ducklings and bunnies are bought as gifts for families to celebrate Easter but also each year, hundreds of these animals end up abandoned or given away shortly after the holiday.
BREVARD COUNTY – As a pedestrian or bicyclist, crossing a hectic street or a stoplight crosswalk can be a harrowing experience.
BREVARD COUNTY - Brevard Public Schools has earned a solid credit rating from Moody’s Investor’s Service, which cited the district’s healthy finances and declining debt.
BREVARD COUNTY – Those interested in a rewarding, fun, fast-paced career in Culinary Management are encouraged to apply for the upcoming class, beginning March 5 during Eastern Florida State College's Spring 2018 six-week term.
BREVARD COUNTY – The Supply Zone for Teachers received a donation of 500 new books from Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women on Feb. 6.
Attention, Brevard County nonprofits, organizations, community clubs, support groups, studios, galleries, museums, theaters, entertainment facilities and more:
BREVARD COUNTY— “Dream” is a word in which for some people their ideas never amount to much more than that, but for one woman, her dream of seeing a community built to help neglected children has finally come to fruition 10 years later.
BREVARD COUNTY – Brevard Schools Foundation announced that The Boeing Company is the recipient of the prestigious 2018 Milestone Award. This award of distinction is presented to organizations who have donated in excess of $1 million to support Brevard Public Schools through the Brevard Schoo…
BREVARD COUNTY – Brevard Schools Foundation is the recipient of a specialized grant from The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] that will fund “FUSEing K-12 STEAM for Tomorrow’s Innovators,” a project that emphasizes science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics academic integration along w…
BREVARD COUNTY - Housing prices in Brevard County soared nearly 20 percent in December as compared to a year ago, according to housing data released by Florida Realtors.
BRADENTON – Throughout October, also known as “Breast Cancer Awareness Month,” Bealls Stores partnered with the American Cancer Society during the “Making Strides against Breast Cancer” campaign for the fourth straight year.
PALM BAY - The Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville region was the biggest gainer in the Milken Institute's annual index of "Best-Performing Cities" in the United States, rising 90 places to No. 63.
BREVARD COUNTY – In the initial days of each New Year, people often make lists of resolutions and goals for the year, to help self-improvement, to achieve new heights, or even just to make little changes.
BREVARD COUNTY – If exercising more often or losing weight is one of your New Year’s resolutions, then the “Health First Mayor’s Fitness Challenge” may be just what you’re looking for.
BREVARD COUNTY - After a two-month downturn likely caused by Hurricane Irma, Brevard County home sales rebounded during November, according to housing data released by Florida Realtors.
BREVARD COUNTY – The Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast and Eastern Florida State College have announced the dates for the next Manufacturing Skills Standards Council Certified Production Technician Course in Brevard County.
BREVARD COUNTY – Having the correct training in an emergency situation can be the difference between life or death, and for one Viera High School student, the correct training and tools saved her life.
BREVARD COUNTY - The Space Coast Licensed Roofer’s Association presented Publix Supermarkets with a check for $16,800 to provide about 300 needy families with holiday meals.
BREVARD COUNTY – One of the most important aspects of living well is to have a strong foundation in education, so that challenges may be met with knowledge properly honed to meet the needs of each situation. Metaphorically speaking, knowledge, provided by education, is the toolkit by which t…
BREVARD COUNTY – Some of us don’t give Christmas a second thought until we see holiday items available in stores but one young girl spent her whole year collecting money for a special cause.
BREVARD COUNTY – It’s a tradition collectors have waited all year for and something Brevard County natives may not want to miss – the Zonta Club of Melbourne’s latest Historic Brevard Ornament is here.
INDIALANTIC – Living in a connected world through social media and 24-hour news can often show too many negative things happening daily, yet local teens have banded together to spread a little positivity.
BREVARD COUNTY – Melbourne has joined the line-up of locations for Enhanced Resource Centers (ERC), one of the fastest-growing contact centers in the United States. The new location on John Rodes Boulevard is anticipating bringing 400 news jobs to the Space Coast, with full employment expect…
BRADENTON/SARASOTA – For the third year, Bealls Stores has partnered with The Salvation Army during the annual “Angel Tree” program, designed to support The Salvation Army and help struggling families provide Christmas presents for their children. Customers will be able to donate new, unwrap…
ROCKLEDGE – Helical Communictions Technology (HCT), a Rockledge-based research, design and manufacturer of deployable space-based and ground station antennas, recently received notification that the patent for their Deployable Quadrifilar Helical Antenna design was approved and awarded by th…
BREVARD COUNTY – When it comes to continuing education after high school, choosing a college or university can be one of the most important decisions a student makes.
MELBOURNE – Burlington Stores, Inc., through its partnership with AdoptAClassroom.org, donated $10,000 to University Park Elementary School in celebration of its new store in Melbourne.
ROCKLEDGE – LEAD Brevard has announced the 2018 LEAD Brevard Leadership Awards’, featuring the 14th annual 4 Under 40 Recognition, will be on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 at the Space Coast Convention Center, (Holiday Inn Express & Suites) 301 Tucker Lane, Cocoa.
PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE - Congressman Bill Posey, the U.S. representative for Florida's 8th congressional district, will present the dog tags of fallen U.S. Air Force Vietnam War rescue hero Col. Richard A. Kibbey to his family in a ceremony hosted by the Air Force Reserve's 920th Rescue Wing…
BREVARD COUNTY – The Indian River Lagoon is a hot spot for scientific research and conservation efforts, and there are lots of people and organizations helping to keep the lagoon alive as a natural sanctuary for flora and fauna.
BREVARD COUNTY – With Halloween around the corner, kids are just itching to get in their costumes and go door-to-door to fill their bags with candy.
BREVARD COUNTY – With opportunities like pursuing science at Florida Institute of Technology, working with NASA at the Kennedy Space Center, or even conducting research at the Barrier Island Center, it’s vitally important that Brevard schools provide the best foundation for their students’ future.
After participating in last year’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk as a Bronze sponsor, The Viera Company decided to join forces with the American Cancer Society again this year as a Silver sponsor for the annual event.
MELBOURNE – In its first nine months, WILD Florida Rescue, a nonprofit service, has traveled more than 25,000 miles across Brevard County to help more than 900 injured or trapped wild animals.
BREVARD COUNTY – With Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period now available through Dec. 7, navigating through the many insurance policies and health care plans can be tricky, and sometimes downright frustrating.
BRADENTON/SARASOTA – Bealls Stores recently announced a month-long, statewide partnership with the American Cancer Society during the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer campaign that runs throughout “Breast Cancer Awareness Month,” Oct. 1-Oct. 31.
The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard) urges residents to take caution with local “fish kills,” a sudden appearance of dead fish in a lake, river or pond, possibly due to heavy rainfall associated with Hurricane Irma.
BREVARD COUNTY – Cancer is one of the scariest prognosis a doctor can give, and with October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Florida Department of Health encourages women to receive regular screenings.
BREVARD COUNTY – One of the most enticing aspects of Florida gardening is that we have a nearly ideal habitat for most plants: the sun is always shining, the breeze is rarely strong, and here in Brevard, there’s plenty of rain to keep most plants stable and secure.
BREVARD COUNTY – After an exciting night of pageantry at the Melbourne Hilton Rialto Place on Sept. 29, Miss Azhia Li Kincade was crowned as the 2017 Miss Space Coast Pride to a room full of cheers.
BREVARD COUNTY – In an effort to bring residents up to speed on what is going on around the county, the Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce hosted a unique event involving local and state leaders.
Bealls Inc., headquartered in Bradenton, Florida, and employing more than 10,000 associates in the areas impacted by the recent hurricanes, announced a company-wide effort to contribute funds for hurricane victims.
BREVARD COUNTY – Schools have long been at the forefront of health and exercise discussions, and now "green practices" are on the table, too.