11 hrs ago
Health briefs for March 13
The exhibit features a 12-foot-high, 10-foot-long walk through a pink, inflatable reproduction of the human colon.
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15 hrs ago
Letter: Muck is a symptom, not cause of lagoon woes
In his Sunday column, "For lagoon pollution, better safe than sorry," Public Interest Editor Matt Reed wrote: "Combined with costly muck-dredging projects and overhauls to city water-treatment systems, the lawn-feeding restrictions could help Brevard County's signature waterway recover."
15 hrs ago
Hospital executive an ally of staff
Retired Air Force Col. Stephen Niles has a new role in Brevard County as chief medical officer for Wuesthoff Health System, including its hospitals in Rockledge and Melbourne.
15 hrs ago
Auto parts shops come to Brevard
National retailer O'Reilly Auto Parts is continuing its drive across Florida, planning to open its first Brevard County stores by this summer.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Farmers markets offer locally grown, natural products
On Thursdays, look for longtime city residents Wanda and Larry Schultz at the Rockledge Farmers Market in Levitt Park.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Pink Team prepares for upcoming FIRST Robotics competition
While building their robot for the FIRST Robotics competition, local students on The Pink Team ran into a problem: The ball the machine was designed to throw keptslipping off the flywheel.
Business Spotlight: Brimskins
Owner: Jay "Jbon" Bonadio Jr. Contact: Call 321-632-6666 or email email@example.com.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Things to do in Brevard on Saturday
Here are your things to do in Brevard on Wednesday, March 5, 2014: Want to be in this calendar? Submit events at least two weeks in advance to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Facebook post of manatee "Cannonball" Leads to guilty pleas
A Rockledge man and an Alabama man pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday for harassing manatees, in a March 2012 incident in which the Alabama man "cannonballed" from a Cocoa Beach dock onto a manatee and her calf, and a video of the incident was later posted on Facebook.
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Backyard ponds bring resort feel
Sonny Alansky feeds the koi in his pond in Rockledge, Fla. It measures roughly 37 feet in diameter and has three waterfalls.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Police: Man molested boy at church
Police: Man molested boy at church on firstcoastnews.com: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/crime/2014/03/06/man-molested-boy-at-church/6114019/ Officials said a 12-year-old boy was alone in the church's sound room when he was approached by Berch.
receives Spirit of Excellence award
FLORIDA TODAY was honored with the Bob Lay Spirit of Excellence award Wednesday as Aging Matters in Brevard hosted its annual meeting at Martin Anderson Senior Center in Rockledge.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Man accused of sexually assaulting juveniles at Brevard church
THE CHIEF SAYS IT SHOWS THE TWO AGENCIES NEED TO WORK CLOSER TOGETHER. A MAN IS UNDER ARREST, ACCUSED OF SEXUALLY ATTACKING TWO CHILDREN AT A CHURCH AND POLICE ARE ASKING TONIGHT IF THERE COULD BE MORE VICTIMS.
Letter: Patient gives high marks to Parrish Medical Center
The next time you speak critically of Parrish Medical Center in Titusville, please choose your words carefully.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Town Talk
Advice: Nothing nice to say? Then zip it
ROCKLEDGE, Fla. -- Honesty is the best policy. Or so they say. But when it comes to offering up opinions about appearances, I have to mostly disagree.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Mason's Tavern and Grille opens in former Vintage 56's Rockledge location
Another patron has joined the Barton Boulevard plaza in Rockledge. Mason's Tavern and Grille recently opened for business, taking over the space once filled by the Local Joint and before that, Vintage 56. According to Mason's website, the tavern is "where Man Cave meets restaurant" and if you're hungry for "man food," this is where to go.
'Zoo Sue' Schmitt made a dream a reality
Sue Schmitt, a Brevard County commissioner from 1982 to 1994 for District 4, was one of thetop supporters of the Brevard Zoo, earning her the nickname "Zoo Sue."
Sat Mar 01, 2014
LEAD Brevard selects its 4 under 40 winners
A lawyer, a man of faith, an employment-program specialist and a physician's assistant were honored Friday night at the 10th annual 4 Under 40 awards ceremony put on by LEAD Brevard.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Hairless Barbies aim to encourage cancer patients
Here's the Reds lineup for the second game of the spring, a 3:05 p.m. ET tilt against Cleveland.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
GOP candidate turns 'no party'
One of the nine announced Republican candidates for Brevard County Commission in District 4 has dropped out of GOP, and will run as a "no-party affiliation" candidate.