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David Scheimreif waited for more than a year while his disability claim sat in limbo, along with hundreds of thousands of others, at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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MELBOURNE, Fla. -- For years, surprised local motorists have caught fleeting glimpses of a psychedelic Saturday-morning-cartoon van with eye-popping turquoise and lime-green paint, orange wheels and a yellow MELBOURNE, Fla.
Shirley Fulton has such a good heart that even though she already sends the Salvation Army a generous gift during the holidays, she always drops in some bills at any of the Salvation Army red kettles she comes upon during her daily routine.
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When it comes to Christmas trees, here's a quick way to measure for freshness: Grab a fist-full of branches near the middle of the tree and slide your hand out.
The holidays are upon us, Brevard, so to keep things merry and cheery, here's a roundup of things to do this week.
Melbourne High student Kylie Lan Tumiatti is traveling to Sweden to participate in Nobel Prize festivities next week.
Someone found a body in the woods near Hibiscus Boulevard and Gateway Drive Thursday evening, according to West Melbourne Police Sgt.
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Rare-earth magnets: Buckyballs and other rare-earth magnets are great for science experiments and magic tricks, but can be extremely dangerous if swallowed.
Dave Chappelle will bring his standup act to the King Center in Melbourne on Dec. 18. And if you plan on heckling him, beware.
Just before Thanksgiving, 14-year-old Christin Rivas got six rare-earth magnets from a friend at church, thinking she could "freak out" her classmates by using them for tricks.
Sunday's article in FLORIDA TODAY's Business section about the Goodwill Industries store that is being built in West Melbourne using nearly all products made in the USA was excellent.
It's four acres of prime-location riverfront property, where Melbourne officials see a swanky hotel, bustling restaurant, or a gathering hub for a park along the Indian River Lagoon on the drawing board.
Martinis and Mistletoe, the annual holiday extravaganza hosted by the Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida, has become a must-do event for many local businesspeople.