BREVARD COUNTY — Teenagers with an interest in wildlife, outreach or even marketing have an opportunity to volunteer with the Brevard Zoo.
CAPE CANAVERAL - The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation (CCLF) will hold a fundraiser on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 6-8:30 p.m. at the American Muscle Car Museum, located at 3500 Sarno Rd., according to a release from the foundation.
ROCKLEDGE - The City of Rockledge will host its Inaugural Rocktober 5K on Oct. 1 with the race beginning at 7:30 a.m. and ending at its Civic Hub, located off Barton Blvd, adjacent to City Hall, according to the event’s Run Signup page.
BREVARD COUNTY - Hundreds of athletes participated in a wide variety of athletic competition this past weekend as the International Beach Games, which were presented by the Sunshine State Games, were held throughout Brevard.
BREVARD COUNTY - Earlier this month, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced a focus on job creation on Florida’s east coast. Known for a focus in aviation and aerospace, the area from Flagler to Martin counties has a history of being the home to many large companies that have a national f…
MELBOURNE BEACH— Kids from 8 to 80 are in for a special treat this Halloween season. On October 8th the Sea Turtle Conservancy (STC) will host Creature Fest, a family-friendly event aimed at celebrating animal diversity, ecology, and conservation with an All Hallows’ Eve twist.
BREVARD — The kids are back in school, vacations live on in our memories, and fall is in the air. With that, Titusville’s Grand Dame, The Pritchard House, once again opens her doors to the season of festivities.
TITUSVILLE - The Titusville Police Department will host their National Night Out event on Tuesday, Oct. 4 from 5:30-8 p.m. at Titus Landing, located at 2540 S. Washington Ave., according to a release from the City of Titusville.
PALM BAY - At a ceremony on Monday, the formerly-named Oakwood Park, located at 490 Koutnik Road, Southeast, was officially renamed as Patrick Woodard Memorial Park.
MELBOURNE - A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Sept. 14 for the Melbourne Police Department’s Joseph Pellicano Law Enforcement Center at 250 W. NASA Blvd., near the intersection with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
MELBOURNE - Musical enthusiasts have an opportunity to attend Brass & Rhythm Day on Sunday, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Florida Tech, according to a release from the school.
BREVARD — Ham Radio. What is it? What is used for? Why do we use it? Although Ham Radio has been active for well over 100 years, nowadays, the culture seems to be hiding in plain sight. The showy modern modes of communication certainly serve their purpose, and although we love (hate) new tec…
BREVARD — September marks the official start of the musical theater season and, although we're miles away from the Great White Way in New York, there's no reason to pout in our neck o' the woods. Brevard County boasts three nonprofit community theater venues that have been staging stellar pe…
In celebration of Banned Book Week being Sept. 18-24, Hello Again Books is hosting a Banned Book Essay Contest, sponsored by the law firm, Goldman, Monaghan, Thakkar, & Bettin, P.A. The contest is free to enter and open to all Brevard County high school students, and the grand prize is $…
TITUSVILLE - Carter Kurtz of Titusville has received a unique opportunity for flight training, thanks to EAA Chapter 724 of Merritt Island and the Ray Scholarship program administered by the Experimental Aircraft Association in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
PALM BAY- The City of Palm Bay has been awarded a grant from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) Agency in the amount of $60,000 for the Palm Bay Castaway Point Park Restoration and Enhancement Project, which includes repairs to the north and south pier boardwalks, upgr…
COCOA BEACH - A new artistic tradition is set to begin this weekend in Brevard as the first installment of the Space Coast Mural Festival will be held in the area of State Road A1A and Minutemen Causeway in Cocoa Beach.
MELBOURNE - Florida Tech’s downtown Melbourne mural “Ad Astra,” which was originally painted by Christopher Maslow in 2016, has recently received a restoration by the artist, according to a release from the school.
WEST MELBOURNE - A father and his two sons recently took the time to refurbish and donate a motorized wheelchair to a Titusville woman living with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), according to a release from One Senior Place.
EAU GALLIE - Halloween this year is getting a whole lot fluffier. Eau Gallie Arts District (EGAD) is hosting its first-ever “Mutt Strut” costume event aimed at helping rescued dogs find forever homes on Friday, Oct. 7, 2022 from 6-8 p.m. in Eau Gallie Square. Proceeds from the event go to su…
BREVARD COUNTY - The Space Coast chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association is celebrating in a big way this month. Their annual PR Pro and Communicator of the Year Awards ceremony, held this year at Hilton Garden Inn Cocoa Beach Oceanfront on Sept. 20, 2022, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. will…
ROCKLEDGE - A groundbreaking was held on Sept. 9 for construction of a new Brevard County Emergency Operations Center at a site adjacent to the current building off Huntington Lane in Rockledge.
COCOA VILLAGE - The 22nd Bark Brew Fest will be held at the Dirty Oar Beer Company at 329 King St. in Cocoa Village on Saturday, Oct. 15 from 5-7 p.m.
SUNTREE — Mia Delacruz has the magic touch. When you step into Simply Paris, a furniture and home décor store, her decorative talent speaks for itself.
PALM BAY - The City of Palm Bay will hear proposals from 14 applicants that submitted proposals for $5 million in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds at a meeting on Sept. 22 at 6 p.m. in the City Council chambers, according to a release from the City.
MERRITT ISLAND - The Brevard Veterans Memorial Center, located off 400 S. Sykes Creek Pkwy. in Merritt Island, will host the “Remembering 9/11, 21 Years Later” ceremony beginning at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11.
MELBOURNE - It’s not often that the founding members of a band with a history spanning more than 50 years are still at the helm. Countless member changes are often the hallmark of a band with decades of longevity. But, it’s also not often that a Grammy-award winning band named America forms …
BREVARD COUNTY - Steve Wilson and Orville Susong have begun their 21st year with The Friday Night Locker Room, a broadcasting entity that initially broadcast sporting events over the radio but has since evolved to a renowned group that broadcasts both sports and community events through Facebook.
PALM BAY - The Palm Bay Recreation Department offers a wide variety of classes, sports, events, and activities aimed at the senior population of Palm Bay. Palm Bay is also home to the Greater Palm Bay Senior Center where seniors can enjoy additional activities, classes, games, trips, and man…
BREVARD COUNTY - Everyday in stores across the country and locally on the Space Coast, Goodwill Industries is working toward their mission of “building lives that work.” While best known for their retail locations that provide access to gently used goods at a heavily discounted price, 91.3% …
BREVARD COUNTY — Having once answered the call to serve our proud nation, some veterans now find themselves at risk or on the streets struggling to meet their own basic needs.
MELBOURNE - The City of Melbourne will once again take part in the International Coastal Cleanup on Sept. 17 from 8 a.m.-11 a.m. at two locations in the City, according to a release.
PORT CANAVERAL – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Port Security Grant Program (PSGP) has awarded $1,941,285 in federal grant funding for several projects at Port Canaveral to protect the Port’s critical infrastructure from terrorism …
STATEWIDE - The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is seeking public input on revisions to the gopher tortoise permitting guidelines. The initial guidelines were approved in 2008, followed by several revisions over the years.
The 10th annual Reach for the Stars Gala, hosted by the Take Stock in Children program, will be held on Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn, located at 2080 N. Atlantic Ave. in Cocoa Beach, according to a release from the Brevard Schools Foundation.
ROCKLEDGE - The City of Rockledge will once again hold its annual Sept. 11 remembrance ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. at the Rockledge Civic Hub, located at 530 Barton Blvd, according to a release from the City.
COCOA BEACH - Join the Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce for the 34th Annual Business Champion of the Year Awards on Friday, September 16, at the Space Coast Association of Realtors, 2950 Pineda Plaza Way.