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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.
MELBOURNE ― At the July 9 City Council meeting, Mayor Kathy Meehan recognized the 50th anniversary of the vote to create the City of Melbourne in a proclamation encouraging residents to learn about the history of Eau Gallie and Melbourne and to celebrate this important milestone.
MELBOURNE ― Kristina Ortiz of Lynn University has been named the 2018-19 Sunshine State Conference Woman of the Year. The All-American becomes the third Fighting Knight to win the award.
BREVARD COUNTY — Feelin' Saucy Pizzeria is a brand new restaurant that delivers food with an attitude. The menu boasts of sweet and savory New England flavors that will have diners coming back for more.
MELBOURNE – The Aldrin Family Foundation announced its ShareSpace Education has named 50 global recipients of its new Giant Moon Map program.
MELBOURNE - The City of Melbourne is seeking applicants interested in serving on the Historic and Architectural Review Board. Melbourne residency is preferred but is not required.
BREVARD COUNTY — An important skill of any business seeking funds is grant writing, which can aid nonprofits, churches and schools with limited resources.
BREVARD COUNTY - On Wednesday, June 12, in tribute to the victims of the 2016 Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Twisted Rooster and Space Coast Pride held a memorial night of remembrance.
BREVARD COUNTY — The cities of Melbourne and Palm Bay recently finished building two houses for low-income families with the assistance of Macedonia Community Development Corporation of South Brevard.
MELBOURNE – The Space Coast Women In Defense announced the recipients of the 2019 STEM Scholarship awards. SCWID established a scholarship program to encourage women in Brevard County to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States and STEM (Scie…
MELBOURNE – Melbourne City Manager Shannon Lewis was elected to serve as president of the Florida City and County Management Association Board of Directors during the association’s annual conference last week in Orlando. FCCMA is Florida’s professional association for practicing public admin…
BREVARD COUNTY – "Some focus on darkness, some focus on light. What you choose to see will change your life," Ron Lewis writes in his book "Missing Pieces," which encapsulates his own philosophy of life.
MELBOURNE – Orlando Melbourne International Airport announced that American Airlines is increasing its weekend flights to and from Philadelphia International Airport beginning Dec. 19.
MELBOURNE - With Mark Housman’s direction, the 11,900 square foot building on 1.75 acres located in the Lake Ibis Commerce Park in West Melbourne was designed, planned and built by MEC Construction with the assistance of Chase Bank, CPA Business Advisors and Brevard Legal.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Wickham Park Senior Center has been offering seniors a wide scope of programs that promotes healthy living, the arts, travel, recreation, computer classes and more.
MELBOURNE - On Saturday, June 15, the Melbourne Auditorium will house the inaugural IndieCon convention, a showcase of some of the areas independent authors, musicians, artists and talents of Brevard County and surrounding Florida areas.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Continental Flambé has been serving patrons of Downtown Melbourne for a number of years, and although ownership has changed hands within the past two years, the Ortiz brothers have kept its menu faithful to what diners enjoy most.
BREVARD COUNTY — On May 29, eight Eau Gallie High School students gathered in the school’s aviation hangar during their lunch period to meet an astronaut, except Astronaut Winston Scott wasn’t just hanging out for a casual visit.