BREVARD COUNTY Anthony Zorbaugh, Executive Director of The Source, a Christian Outreach Ministry that serves the homeless and needy in Indian River County, works tirelessly to help change the lives of his clients. His beliefs, and ultimately the programs and services offered to his clients, …
BREVARD COUNTY ― On Monday, Aug. 2 the board of directors for Space Coast Pride (SCP) decided to cancel their upcoming Pride Parade and Festival. The event was originally supposed to take place Sept. 25 and was to be held for the first time in downtown Melbourne.
BREVARD COUNTY ― A significant uptick in the number of COVID-19 cases in Brevard County has prompted an urgent appeal from area health officials for non-vaccinated residents to get vaccinated and for the community as a whole to exercise personal safety measures such as social distancing, fre…
STATEWIDE — U.S. Congressman Bill Posey and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio have reintroduced the Flood Insurance Rate Map Interagency Technology (FIRM IT) Act, aimed at helping coastal communities across Florida and the country who rely on accurate floodplain mapping as part of the National Flood …
BREVARD COUNTY — Literature, learning, and information was only too recently (and in some countries, to date), inaccessible to the common folk. In our not-too-distant past, information was relegated to the few and the privileged.
BREVARD COUNTY – The Brevard Schools Foundation’s Supply Zone for Teachers is set to provide school supplies to those in need as it hosts its 19th annual “Back to School Blast-Off” event on Saturday, July 31 at Clearlake Middle School in Cocoa.
STATEWIDE — Attorney General Ashley Moody announced on July 21 a historic $26 B nationwide agreements that will help bring desperately needed relief to Americans and Floridians who are struggling with opioid addiction. The agreements follow years of aggressive litigation efforts led by Attor…
SATELLITE BEACH — A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation (CFA) is inviting the public to submit comments about the Satellite Beach Police Department.
CAPE CANAVERAL — NASA and Boeing are continuing preparations ahead of Starliner’s second un-crewed flight to prove the system can safely carry astronauts to and from the International Space Station.
BREVARD COUNTY — Brevard County school children worked with Congressman Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) to create and introduce a U.S. House Resolution to promote acts of kindness throughout the nation by recognizing the national kindness symbol.
BREVARD COUNTY — NASA Administrator Bill Nelson has named Vanessa Wyche director of the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston and Janet Petro director of Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
BREVARD COUNTY — Glitz, glamour and casino-style games await guests of the second annual Diamond Royale fundraising event which will benefit Promise in Brevard.
BREVARD COUNTY — The East Central Florida Regional Planning Council (ECFPC) is working to engage residents in the region in a survey entitled 'How Did We Grow?'
BREVARD COUNTY — There wasn’t a dry eye in the house as 19 of Promise in Brevard’s residents with special needs took center stage to share their inspirational stories and walk the catwalk during the third-annual Promise Runway of Dreams Fashion Show & Luncheon.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Established in 1995 as a nonprofit dedicated to assisting low-income students, the Take Stock in Children of Florida (TSIC) program is looking for mentoring opportunities to grow its scope of assisting Brevard County Public Schools (BPS) middle-school and high school students.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Supply Zone for Teachers will host the 19th Annual Back-to-School Blast-Off on Saturday, July 31st from 9 a.m. until noon or until supplies run out.
BREVARD COUNTY — Allegiant Air has announced new nonstop service from Melbourne Orlando International Airport (MLB) to three new destinations: Pittsburgh, Pa.; Nashville, Tenn. and Concord, N.C.
STATEWIDE — The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Department of the Air Force have signed an agreement aimed at eliminating red tape while protecting public safety during commercial space activities at ranges operated by the U.S. Space Force.
STATEWIDE — Governor Ron DeSantis has signed into law a bill that cracks down on the owners of derelict vessels and makes its easier for law enforcement to remove abandoned boats from coastal waters.
STATEWIDE — Florida farmers, ranchers and forest owners have until Sept. 1 to apply for 2022 financial and technical assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
STATEWIDE — The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s (DBPR) Division of Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco has released the results of its public drawing for quota alcoholic beverage licenses available from the 2020 entry period.
STATEWIDE — Florida was showing improvement on children living in poverty and children living with employed parents immediately before the COVID-19 pandemic but The 2021 KIDS COUNT® Data Book Shows that children and families in the state have been greatly impacted by the pandemic’s toll on e…
STATEWIDE — The state of Florida has the 4th highest number of shelter pet deaths in the country, according to data compiled by Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization.
STATEWIDE — University of Florida scientists and extension faculty at UF’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) are reminding Florida residents and visitors to be mindful of sea turtle nests on the beach over the summer months.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Aging Matters in Brevard partnered with Florida Power and Light (FPL) on Wednesday, June 30 to distribute hurricane relief meals to seniors.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Four Brevard County students were the recipients of the 2021 Space Coast Pride Randall D. Kelly/Kelli Randell Memorial Scholarship.
STATEWIDE — The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), along with its highway safety partners statewide, are urging motorists to eliminate distractions while driving this summer.
STATEWIDE — Florida is among 6 states that will receive a share of a $2-million dollars settlement from a French medical device manufacture accused of paying kickbacks to doctors.
MELBOURNE — Warming seas are driving many species of marine life to migrate north, out of the tropics, to higher latitudes where the water is cooler.
STATEWIDE — A bill recently passed by the Florida Legislature that is intended to spur regulatory reforms and increase service efficiencies for businesses is now law.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Brevard Schools Foundation's Take Stock in Children' (TSIC) program is actively seeking mentors to serve middle and high school students in the Titusville area.
BREVARD COUNTY — The Brevard Symphony Orchestra (BSO) has announced that single tickets for its second Summer Evenings Series are now available.
BREVARD COUNTY — In an effort toward Florida Power & Light Company’s “30-by-30” plan to install 30 million solar panels by 2030, the company held a ribbon cutting ceremony for its newest FPL Discovery Solar Energy Center in June.
BREVARD COUNTY — Nonprofit organizations like Promise in Brevard are making a positive impact in our community by providing residents with special needs the opportunity to reach their highest potential.
BREVARD COUNTY ― Local resident, Kyla Williams, has been selected out of nine finalists from Patrick Air Force Base Youth Program to be named Southeast Military Youth of the Year.
The Satellite Beach Woman's Club awarded a $1,000.00 scholarship to Lauren Thiem of Satellite High School. Pictured are Lauren, her parents Jenny and John Thiem and Satellite Beach Woman's Club President Ilene Herr (R) at the June 14 Club luncheon. Lauren will attend the University of North …
STATEWIDE — The Federal District Court in Tampa has temporarily blocked the Centers for Disease Control's 'conditional sailing order' clearing the way for cruise liners to set out again from Florida ports.
STATEWIDE — The Florida Department of Transportation has been recognized by the American Council of Engineering Companies of Florida (ACEC-FL) with 7 Outstanding Project Awards.