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.
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.
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.
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 ― 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 — 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 — 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.
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.
BREVARD COUNTY — Floridians are often accustomed to buckling down for hurricanes, and more often than not, it is other countries that need assistance in the aftermath.
BREVARD COUNTY — Under the fearless direction of Artistic Director and Conductor Aaron Collins, the Space Coast Symphony Orchestra (SCSO) has pushed boundaries to bring innovative and exciting concerts at an affordable price to the community.
BREVARD COUNTY — Each year, thousands of people are diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in the U.S., and while there is no known cure, there are options to treat its symptoms.
SUNTREE – Early October is a time when churches and animal organizations all over the world host events where pet owners can seek divine blessings for their furry friends – or even scaly ones.
VIERA – The Space Coast Symphony Orchestra will be embarking on a new musical “storytime adventure” beginning this weekend when it launches Once Upon an Orchestra, a four-part series designed for children in preschool and kindergarten.
BREVARD COUNTY — Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. had a dream that one day a community would no longer be divided by the color of their skin. It was also Melbourne residents’ dream to honor this civil rights leader, and it only took 32 years to see it fulfilled.
BREVARD COUNTY — After spending a grueling year training under the rigid discipline of The Citadel, one of the nation’s six senior military colleges that’s based in Charleston, South Carolina, Aaron Daninger was prepared to face Recognition Day.
Palm Bay - The Fall eight-week enrichment classes for the Shepherd’s Center of South Brevard begin Oct. 1 with a choice of 12 classes at the Riviera United Church of Christ, 416 Riviera Drive.
MELBOURNE – Approximately 30 Health First associates coordinated a collection to assist those in the Bahamas who were devastated by Hurricane Dorian. With more than 9,000 Health First associates, 40,348 items were donated over a two-day period across various drop-off locations across the system.
MELBOURNE – MultiVerse Global officially closed on the Space Coast Town Centre, an upscale mixed-use development located at the junction of St. Johns Heritage Parkway, U.S. Highway 192, and I-95.
MELBOURNE – Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center nurse Laura Suazo gave birth to baby Penelope at the hospital during Hurricane Dorian.
MELBOURNE – In honor of National All Star Cheer & Dance Day Saturday, Sept. 14, one local dance studio is inviting residents to celebrate some major milestones.
BREVARD COUNTY — This year the Brevard Zoo is celebrating its 25th anniversary in a big way; from the opening of a new zoo section called ‘Rainforest Revealed’ to an ambitious new project that has taken years to get the ball rolling: a world-class aquarium right here in Brevard.
BREVARD COUNTY — It’s the subtle things in life that can really pull off a beautiful piece of work. When people walk up to a building, the path to the front door is like a calling card for your home or business.
MELBOURNE – The Melbourne Regional Chamber (MRC) Nonprofit Council held a newly created conference, “Meet the Money (Learn the Secrets to Getting Fully Funded)” to support, build and recognize the exceptional services provided by nonprofit organizations throughout the Space Coast and beyond.
MELBOURNE ― East Central Florida’s Public Safety personnel will be honored for their acts of heroism at the Melbourne Regional Chamber’s 11th Annual Valor Awards Banquet on Thursday, Aug. 22 at the Hilton Melbourne Rialto Place. The program, which is open to the public, starts at 6 p.m. The …
MELBOURNE – Launch Federal Credit Union is hosting a “Banking & Brews” event at Hell ‘n Blazes Brewing Company in Downtown Melbourne on Thursday, Aug. 29 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Lending professionals from Launch will be on hand to answer questions about home buying, how to apply for a mortga…
MELBOURNE - Senior residents of Trinity Towers are still struggling to recover a bus route that used to drop them off inside the Melbourne Shopping Center, on Hibiscus and Babcock.
BREVARD COUNTY — Education is a tool in which to sharpen young minds for a successful future, no matter what field students decide to pursue.
MELBOURNE ― For the first half of 2019, Orlando Melbourne International Airport has reported an 8.8% increase in passengers compared to 2018. Airport officials attribute this largely to American Airlines’ new nonstop flights to Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia. Travelers are also learning …
BREVARD COUNTY — A partnership between the Brevard Achievement Center, Codecraft Works and Vocational Rehabilitation has yielded an opportunity for teenagers with disabilities a chance to be successful in the field of IT upon graduation.
MELBOURNE ― The Backyard, a local family owned and operated games facility, will be debuting its newest activity, Axe Throwing, to the public on Aug. 16.
BREVARD COUNTY – For many families, going back to school also means going back to dance – an extracurricular activity that has long been known as one of the most popular for children and teens.
MELBOURNE ― Residents, worried over the condition of Melbourne drinking water, packed into city hall on Tuesday, July 30 to voice questions to State Representative Randy Fine (R-Palm Bay) and county water experts.
MELBOURNE ― Ginny Whitley is the new Major Gifts Officer for Brevard Rescue Mission. Ms. Whitley will be responsible for maintaining donor engagement as the nonprofit embarks on a significant expansion effort providing additional homes for the homeless women with children they serve.
MELBOURNE ― Congressman Bill Posey has announced he will be hosting a Federal Contracting Conference on Aug. 14. This is the chance for government contractors to have one-on-one meetings with procurement representatives from Washington D.C. and Central Florida to explore new contracting oppo…
MELBOURNE ― Brevard Family Partnership, in partnership with Community Credit Union, Gator Automotive Group and Crosswinds Youth Services announced "The Road to Autonomy", a car loan program for youth exiting foster care.
BREVARD COUNTY – A group of local activists and Brevard County residents gathered at the Eau Gallie Square Park in Melbourne, on July 23, in a public demonstration of solidarity with the people of Puerto Rico’s protests demanding the resignation of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló.
BREVARD COUNTY — While many students are getting ready for another school year to begin, others less fortunate are looking to depend on the generosity of nonprofits to fill in their needs.
BREVARD COUNTY — A community thrives when people come together, and downtown is the perfect place to meet with friends and support local businesses.
MELBOURNE – A group of Trinity Towers residents have been making complaints for several weeks regarding a bus route change at the Melbourne Shopping Center on Hibiscus and Babcock avenues.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Families threatened with situations of domestic or sexual violence often find themselves paralyzed by the fear of where to turn in those times of need.
MELBOURNE ― League of Women Voters of the Space Coast calls on members of the Brevard community to join together for a commemoration of the 54th Anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act at a candle-lit vigil scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 6, the anniversary of the VRA. The VRA Vigil will be he…
MELBOURNE ― Tractor Supply Company is hosting a pet treat tasting event in Melbourne on Saturday, Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. This event will give pets the chance to sample a variety of pet treats available at Tractor Supply Company.
MELBOURNE ― Brevard’s expectant mothers will now have an enhanced experience when they choose the Birthing Care Centers at Health First’s Cape Canaveral Hospital and Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center.
BREVARD COUNTY – Firefighters and EMTs will soon come together to light up the runway in one of Brevard’s hottest summer events: a showcase featuring men and women who work to save people’s lives, all to help a local organization continue its mission to save animals lives.