VIERA — The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County (DOH-Brevard), in conjunction with Brevard County Emergency Management, is expanding hours for their COVID19 vaccination efforts.
BREVARD COUNTY — If the COVID-19 Pandemic taught the world any lesson, it’s that life shouldn’t be taken for granted and your health and well-being are essential.
MELBOURNE — The City of Melbourne is seeking public input in the development of a Coastal Resiliency Plan that will help prepare for impacts to our coastal areas out to the year 2080.
TITUSVILLE — Parrish Healthcare has announced plans to convert its Health & Fitness center at 2210 Cheney Highway (Hwy 50) in Titusville into an Orthopedic and Sports Performance Center of Excellence.
MELBOURNE ― The Melbourne Police Department (MPD) met for their regular Community Relations Meeting on April 6, continuing an ongoing coordination with community members and residents.
PALM BAY — The City of Palm Bay has partnered with the Small Business Administration (SBA) to conduct a series of free webinars on exporting for small businesses.
SATELLITE BEACH ― At the regular city council meeting for the city of Satellite Beach on April 7, Police Chief Jeff Pearson presented Satellite Beach Police Department (SBPD) awards for 2020.
MELBOURNE — Anyone eligible to receive the Covid-19 vaccine can now make an appointment to receive a vaccination through OMNI Healthcare’s new automated online scheduling.
FLORIDA — A new public service program to help young victims of crime has been launched by the Urban League of Florida and the Florida Attorney General's office.
CAPE CANAVERAL — Human spaceflight continues with the second Crew Dragon rotation mission to the International Space Station set for April 22.
FLORIDA — The Florida Attorney General's Attorney office has filed suit against the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and the Biden administration arguing that the federal shutdown of the nation’s cruise industry is outdated.
BREVARD COUNTY ― In an effort to continue providing for the community in need, Space Coast Pride (SCP) hosted a "Drag Thru Food Drop Off" on April 10.
MELBOURNE ― The Melbourne Arts Festival, presented by Lexus, returns to Wickham Park. Following a brief hiatus, and virtual festival in 2020 due to COVID-19, the festival is back with over 200 artists on display.
CAPE CANAVERAL — Canaveral Fire Rescue will be administering a limited number of COVID-19 vaccinations to eligible Florida residents at drive-thru, appointment-only time slots.
TITUSVILLE - Titusville water customers may notice a change in their drinking water beginning on April 12 when the city begins a chlorine dosing of its water distribution system.
BREVARD COUNTY – Two of Brevard County’s largest health care systems, Health First and Parrish Healthcare, are collaborating to encourage area residents to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
BREVARD COUNTY - The Space Coast Transportation Planning Organization is inviting the public to provide input into their first Transportation Resiliency Master Plan.
MERRITT ISLAND – All traffic on North Courtenay Parkway (State Road 3) over the Canaveral Barge Canal in Brevard County is being shifted to one lane in each direction over the southbound bridge while the northbound bridge is closed so that crews can continue work on replacing the bridges’ lo…
FLORIDA - The number of Florida law enforcement officer killed this year has now risen to 11 and more than half of the deaths are the result of violent attacks on police officers. Only 2 two line-of-duty deaths had occurred during the same time period last year.
FLORIDA – Florida has joined a bipartisan coalition of 44 other states who are calling on eBay, Shopify and Twitter to stop scammers from selling fraudulent COVID-19 vaccination cards on their platforms.
FLORIDA – The Auto Club Group, is urging drivers to focus on the road ahead of them and not on their smartphones in April which is Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
FLORIDA – The Federal Emergency Management Agency has updated its National Flood Insurance Program’s pricing methodology in an effort to create more equitable pricing.
FLORIDA - Florida has joined a 13-state coalition in filing suit against the federal government's effort to limit the ability of states to cut taxes in return for economic aid.
COCOA BEACH - The Studios of Cocoa Beach continues its series of mini solo exhibitions with ceramic art by Katie Morrissey. You can view the exhibition the entire month of April.
MERRITT ISLAND - Kids 8 to 17 will take to the air on April 24th, as the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) chapter 724 host a Young Eagles flight Rally at the Merritt Island Airport.
PALM BAY ― The Greater Palm Bay Chamber of Commerce held a virtual "Chamber Chat" with Kathryn Rudloff, executive director of weVenture's Women's Business Center (WBC).
MELBOURNE ― The Melbourne Police Department will be undergoing a virtual assessment April 20-23 by a team of assessors to achieve their first accreditation in the history of the department.
MIMS ― The firefighters and first responders of the Mims Volunteer Fire Department [MVFD] received new radio equipment through the The Gary Sinise Foundation.
MERRITT ISLAND — Between the continuation of mask wearing and the constant requirement to sanitize, personal protective equipment is a commodity that everyone needs in their lives.
BREVARD COUNTY - OMNI Healthcare CEO and President Dr. Craig Deligdish has announced that OMNI Healthcare has received its allocation of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine from the State of Florida.
FLORIDA - As of March 29 water temperatures off Key West were around 81.5 degrees Fahrenheit, about five degrees above normal. That does not bode well for the 2021 hurricane season, according to the meteorologists at AccuWeather.
PALM BAY - Palm Bay Mayor Rob Medina has joined other mayors across the country for the 10th Anniversary of the Wyland Foundation’s National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation.
BREVARD COUNTY ― On March 23, the Brevard Public Schools (BPS) voted 3-2 to terminate Alison Enright from her position as an intensive reading instructor at Space Coast Junior/Senior High School in Cocoa.
COCOA BEACH - The 2021 Cocoa Beach Air Show will feature the U.S. Air Force’s top two demonstration teams when it returns to Florida’s Space Coast the weekend of April 17 and 18.
COCOA BEACH - The GEICO Skytypers Air Show Team will take flight during the 2021 Cocoa Beach Air Show this month. This will be their first appearance at an air show this year.
MELBOURNE - Anyone eligible to receive the Covid-19 vaccine can now make an appointment to receive the vaccine through OMNI Healthcare’s new automated online scheduling. Online scheduling allows the public and OMNI patients to easily book, or reschedule, their vaccine appointments at any of …
MELBOURNE - Following receipt of a substantial shipment of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine last week, OMNI Healthcare is now accepting walk-ins today through Friday, April 9, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at its Melbourne office located on the second floor of 1344 S. Apollo Boulevard. All Florida resid…