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…
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 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, …
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.
BREVARD COUNTY — Green Gables at Historic Riverview Village has been building a name for itself over the year as the nonprofit has been raising funds to save itself from demolition.
BREVARD COUNTY – On Nov. 25, Supervisor of Elections Lori Scott announced applications for the 2020 Florida Supervisors of Elections (FSE) Scholarship are now being accepted at all four administrative Election Office locations: Titusville, Viera, Melbourne, and Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY — Satellite High School students are so passionate about music, they have gone above and beyond to present their skills to the public in impressive ways.
MELBOURNE ― Rock Paper Simple is proud to announce they will be hosting The Galactic Fundraiser on December 20, featuring a private showing of the new Star Wars movie “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.”
MELBOURNE ― Blocked drains can ruin your holiday festivities. While it may seem practical and harmless to get rid of fats, oils and grease (FOG) by rinsing it off your dishes or pouring it down the kitchen sink, doing so can lead to huge problems and expensive repairs down the road. Oils and…
MELBOURNE ― The Adagio Sax Quartet returns for its annual holiday concert in a program of traditional Christmas carols and modern holiday tunes. The event will be held Sunday, Dec. 8, at 3 p.m., at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, located at 1903 Croton Road, in Melbourne. The concert is free. …
MELBOURNE — In what is described as the most comprehensive assessment of research universities worldwide, Florida Tech has been recognized in the 2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Global Universities.
MELBOURNE ― On Nov.18, the city of Melbourne will be temporarily placing dumpsters at the Joseph N. Davis Community Center (2547 Grant Street) that residents may use to dispose of large items, such as damaged fencing, furniture and old tires. The dumpsters will be available for use until Dec. 17.
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.