Around Town

Sept. 27, 2019

Downtown Melbourne Is Growing

Has anyone else noticed how the skyline of downtown Melbourne has been changing? It is especially noticeable as you are coming from beachside over to the mainland. The $31 million Highline project, which is an 8-story apartment complex scheduled to open for tenants in early May, is currently the most ...

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Aug. 29, 2019

Hurricane Checklist & Hacks from the Locals!

HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS CHECKLIST

With Hurricane Season upon us it is always good to have your plan of action and checklist in place!   Those of us who endured the 2004 Season of Hurricane's along the Space Coast, we remember all too well that Hurricane Season is not all about ...

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Aug. 28, 2019

New Exhibits Coming to Brevard Zoo!

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! Well, actually just lions and bears for now. Brevard Zoo recently announced plans to add a lion exhibit to their Expedition Africa loop. Coming in 2021, the exhibit will provide excellent viewing for the public as well as a diverse and rewarding home ...

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Aug. 23, 2019

Space Coast News

Lockheed Martin recently celebrated the move of their Fleet Ballistic Missile (FBM) Headquarters from Sunnyvale, California to Brevard County. This is just one step in Lockheed Martin's larger plan to move more than 300 jobs to the Space Coast. This move allows Lockheed Martin to continue their partnership with ...

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Aug. 16, 2019

4 Tips for Staying Healthy As We Head Back to School

4 Tips for Staying Healthy As We Head Back to School

Can you believe that school has begun in Brevard County, meaning that summer is unofficially over? Luckily, we can still enjoy the beach and pool, but we do have to make sure our kids are headed back to school ...

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Aug. 3, 2019

Brevard County Schools 2019-2020 Calendar

Brevard Public Schools 2019 -2020 Calendar at a glance

August 2 (Friday)……………………………...Preplanning Begins - Teachers Report

August 12 (Monday)………………………......First Day of School for Students

August 23 (Friday)…………………………….First Early Release Day

September 2 (Monday)……………………….Labor Day/Holiday for ALL

October 14 (Monday)…………………………Teacher Work Day ...

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Aug. 3, 2019

"Road to Space" To Be Built on the Space Coast

More great news for the Space Coast!

Blue Origin is once again investing in the Space Coast. The Jeff Bezos-led company has plans to spend over $1 billion to transform old and new infrastructure into gateways for its upcoming New Glenn rocket, which is planned to launch from Cape Canaveral ...

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July 5, 2019

Boeing is Moving Its Space and Launch Headquarters to Brevard County!

The Boeing Company recently announced that it will move its headquarters from Arlington, Virginia to Titusville, Florida. The move is expected to begin later this summer into an existing Boeing facility in Titusville. By placing its Space and Launch headquarters on the Space Coast, the company says that it expects ...

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June 22, 2019

Orlando Melbourne International Airport getting new flights!

Orlando Melbourne International Airport just announced American Airlines' new daily nonstop service between Melbourne and Philadelphia. This flight will begin on December 19th, just in time for holiday travel. This nonstop service to and from Melbourne will join another recent nonstop flight to Washington DC (Reagan National Airport). Great news ...

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June 22, 2019

Port Canaveral Making Top Lists for Cruising!

Lots of great news for Brevard County tourism!

Port Canaveral was recently named "Best Cruise Port" by Global Traveler Magazine and was presented with a 2019 Leisure Lifestyle Award. Global Traveler conducted a survey of its readers from October 2018 to January 2019, asking about their favorite cruise port, and ...

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