PALM BAY — St. Vincent de Paul, a ministry of Our Lady Of Grace Church in Palm Bay, recently received a $5,000 grant to help those in poverty in Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY — Florida Institute of Technology recently partnered with Palm Bay Magnet High School (PBMHS) to bring students the opportunity to apply for dual enrollment in the Pirates to Panthers (P2P) Academy.
PALM BAY — After rumors surfaced that the area’s only public skating rink would be torn down, the city of Palm Bay has agreed to work with volunteers to repair some of the damage and reopen the facility.
PALM BAY — During a preschool graduation ceremony more than a decade ago at Berri Patch in Palm Bay, 4- and 5-year-olds were asked what they want to be when they grow up.
PALM BAY — Mayor William Capote cited his commitment to prioritizing jobs, infrastructure and Palm Bay’s overall health during a State of the City address on Feb. 15.
BREVARD COUNTY – For many people, taking the time to design and craft a unique project is a rewarding activity. Not only is the experience of creation rewarding, but so too is sharing that creation with others.
PALM BAY — Get your taste buds ready for the second annual Palm Bay Chili Cook-Off featuring live entertainment, a kids zone, car show, vendors and, of course, lots of chili.
PALM BAY – Driving down Malabar Road the first weekend in February, passersby can’t help but notice the amusement rides and crowds surrounding Our Lady of Grace Church.
BREVARD COUNTY— When you walk into a Planet Fitness gym, one of the most noticeable signs inside declares you’ve stepped into a “Judgement-Free” zone.
BREVARD COUNTY— When beloved Palm Bay coach Tim Hooper was diagnosed with esophageal cancer last March, the community came together to rally behind him in support.
BREVARD COUNTY – Eastern Florida State College Associate Professor Susan Houts has received the prestigious Distinguished Educator Recognition Award for 2017.
PALM BAY – People who facilitate library educational groups can be very influential, not only because they share their knowledge, but because they bring people together.
BREVARD COUNTY – Nothing tests the trials of friendship like the passing of years, and for two women, their friendship was rekindled 43 years later while singing together in the Brevard Community Chorus.
BREVARD COUNTY – Traffic flowed on the newest segment of the St. Johns Heritage Parkway on the morning of Nov. 2, a milestone credited to the cooperative efforts of dozens of local agencies and, in large part, to the steadfast support of former Brevard County Commissioner Andy Anderson.
BREVARD COUNTY – It was just an average day in September for a Palm Bay utilities crew inserting a meter in a residential home, when an accident occurred and speedy action saved the life of a contractor.
BREVARD COUNTY – When it comes to service, the Boy Scouts of America are no strangers to volunteering their time to helping make the community a better place.
BREVARD COUNTY – In the aftermath of Hurricane Irma and Maria's devastating strikes on Puerto Rico, now is as important a time as any to celebrate Puerto Rican culture - which is exactly what Samuel C. Lopez has been doing for 21 years.
MALABAR – Florida is home to some of the best golf courses on the East Coast, and with beautiful weather year-round it makes for a great way to raise money for a cause.
PALM BAY – A new event set to take place at Franklin T. DeGroodt Memorial Library will expand the county library system’s current offerings to seniors with dementia.
PALM BAY – When thousands of Brevard residents were left without power and were on a boil water notice for days, one Palm Bay resident saw a dire need in the community and took action.
PALM BAY – When cancer strikes a family pet, it can be costly and heartbreaking. Helping with costs and moral support, The Magic Bullet Fund is an organization dedicated to assisting the families of dogs with cancer.
PALM BAY – Russell “Rusty” Nail was sworn in as the Palm Bay Fire Department’s newest fire chief during an Aug. 15 city council meeting.
PALM BAY – An autism support group is hosting a day of family fun for all involving games, music and food at Space Coast Harley-Davidson as a way to bring awareness and support for local families in Brevard County.
Experience is the mother of education, and there’s no better way to gain new experiences than to travel. Later this year, Palm Bay resident and University of Miami master’s student Lindsay Mayers will travel to Thailand for a study-abroad opportunity. A microbiology major, Ms. Mayers is trav…
PALM BAY – With school out for the summer, it’s not uncommon to see an increase in kids hanging out, which is why the Palm Bay Police Department has created a new summer enforcement strategy to keep the streets safe.
BREVARD COUNTY— Law enforcement plays a critical role in society and those in charge are under great responsibility to the law and to the people. However, after a long career in law enforcement, some decide to move on.
BREVARD COUNTY – With all the new technology that is available and the steadily increasing speed at which technology evolves, sending a manned spaceflight to Mars is looking better all the time.
BREVARD COUNTY— The Melbourne Police Department recently announced that its investigation into the death of a Sebastian Police Department K-9 officer would be forwarded to the State Attorney's Office, where a filing decision is anticipated.
BREVARD COUNTY – On May 5, TD Bank presented local nonprofit Promise in Brevard with a check for $18,000 as part of its annual “Bring Change” campaign.
BREVARD COUNTY – An upcoming class at Turkey Creek Sanctuary will dig into Florida’s past while introducing participants the tools they need to begin learning how to find and collect fossils.
BREVARD COUNTY – As summer break kicks off, the South Brevard Historical Society is gearing up to roll out a new project that will provide educational tools for use in classrooms and youth groups during the next academic year.
PALM BAY– The seventh annual presentation of a unique 5K event will offer runners and walkers an opportunity to get in touch with the land - farmland, that is.
BREVARD COUNTY— A uniquely challenging golf course awaits participants for The Majors Golf Club’s inaugural open championship, which is scheduled for Friday, April 21 in Palm Bay.
BREVARD COUNTY – County residents up for some slam-dunking, street-basketball fun will have the opportunity to be entertained and inspired by the internationally known Court Kingz, who will make a stop at the Space Coast at the end of this month.