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  1. Photos: Delegates from 24 countries tour Florida Tech, BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Florida Today

    The Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation & Entrepreneurship brought a delegation of more than 50 representatives from 24 different countries to tour parts of Brevard County on Tuesday. In partnership with the Economic Development Commission of Florida's Space Coast, delegrates stopped at the Florida Institute of Technology, where they visited the Center for Advanced Manufacturing and Innovative Design in Palm Bay.

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  2. Carjacking suspect caught in West MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Florida Today

    A shopper fought back against a felon who attempted to steal her vehicle and steal her purse at Hammock Landing Tuesday night, West Melbourne police said. Dwayne Jermaine Walker, 28, of the 1800 block of Tamworth Street, Palm Bay was charged with carjacking without a firearm, robbery by sudden snatching, battery, resisting an officer without violence, possession of drug paraphernalia and a probation violation.

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  3. Photos: Health First staff buys gifts for needy kids at Toys 'R' UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Florida Today

    Health First's Gina Kent brings some of toys she found to the register.Health First partnered with the South Brevard Sharing Center for the 5th year to fulfill the Christmas "Wish List" of over 600 children in Brevard County. On Tuesday morning, staffers shopped at the Toys "R" Us in West Melbourne as part of the Sharing Center's "Children Without Christmas Toy Drive".

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  4. West Melbourne robber rebuffed by clerk, police reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Florida Today

    West Melbourne police continue to search for a man who held a store clerk at knifepoint but fled after she refused to comply with his demands for cash. The clerk was not injured.

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  5. Police: Man stabs, then slashes victim in face in Melbourne homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Florida Today

    Law enforcement were dispatched to the hospital around 11:30 p.m. Sunday, where they say the man had lacerations on his face. A homeless man living in the Melbourne area was arrested early Monday after police say he stabbed a man in the side and slashed his face with a box cutter-like knife before being caught stealing a bike less than a mile away.

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  6. Merritt Island woman donates to Reaching Out fund in honor of parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Florida Today

    Catherine Chittick said her parents were fond of supporting children's charities, and she wants to follow in their footsteps. Joseph and Garland Gerber never lived in Brevard, but the kindness and generosity of these Indiana residents is forever remembered by their daughter, Catherine Chittick of Cocoa Beach.

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  7. Motorcyclist dies in Melbourne crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Florida Today

    A person on a motorcycle was killed Friday afternoon in a collision with a van, the police traffic unit said. The motorcyclist was traveling west on Dow and may have been driving too fast, police said.

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  8. 's Latest Business BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Florida Today

    Brevard County's newest Dollar General store opens at 8 a.m. in Cocoa, with free gifts to the first 200 customers. There also will be free food at the opening.

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  9. 25 Brevard schools named Schools of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Florida Today

    To be considered a School of Excellence, schools must received either an "A" or B" grade from the FDOE for the past three years. A classroom at Roy Allen Elementary School in Melbourne.

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  10. Amid surge of closures, it's survival of the fittest for local thrift storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Florida Today

    As big stores like Macy's and even Target close stores nationwide, local thrift stores are feeling the shift in retail habits too. As consumer habits change and more and more brick and mortar stores close, will thrift stores make the cut? Video by Jessica Saggio, FLORIDA TODAY The store, located on Garden Street in Titusville, was doing well despite a stagnant economy.

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  11. Brevard-Melbourne deal includes fixing notoriously rough Babcock StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | Florida Today

    The section of Babcock Street in Melbourne between Apollo Boulevard and Hibiscus Boulevard will be reconstructed as part of a deal between the city and Brevard County. The notoriously rough ride along sections of Babcock Street in Melbourne will be smoothed out as part of a deal between the city and Brevard County.

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  12. Work on Melbourne twin 100-foot condominium towers could start in springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Florida Today

    Rebranded as Paramount Condominiums, this revised riverfront project is slated for 2.9 acres off U.S. 1 just north of Hibiscus Boulevard. MELBOURNE - If all goes well, construction of twin 100-foot condominium towers just north of downtown Melbourne may begin in spring, said Maurice Kodsi, founder of Tricon Development of Brevard.

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  13. Parades could tie up weekend traffic in Palm Bay, Melbourne, Merritt IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Florida Today

    The Bible on Parade in Melbourne and the Holiday Light Parade in Palm Bay will tie up roads in those areas. A huge escort of hundreds of motorcyclists and others driving cars and trucks began at the Cocoa campus of Eastern Florida State College to bring the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall to Wickham Park in Melbourne for the 30th annual Florida Vietnam and All Veterans Reunion this week, which takes place until May 7. The 300 foot wall is 3/5 the size of the one in Washington, D.C. Debbie Arnold of Melbourne waves to the escort every year as they pass south Rockledge.

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  14. W. Melbourne man accused of luring girl to garage, sexually abusing herRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Florida Today

    Raul Martinez-Sanchez, 67, had been illegally staying in a garage at a home in the first block of McClain Drive. That's where a 14-year-old girl said the man talked her into joining him for some beer, police said.

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  15. Brevard serial burglar connected to nearly 100 break-ins, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Florida Today

    Palm Bay police arrested a homeless man, connecting him to 28 burglaries in Palm Bay and about 100 across Brevard. Marlon Smiley, 36, of Palm Bay, charges: Driving while license suspended with knowledge; out-of-county arrest warrant; fail to register mtr veh.

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  16. Concealed camera found in Melbourne bar restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Florida Today

    The complaint was filed at Bunky's Raw Bar in the 2300 block of North State Road A1A on Saturday. An employee walked into a restroom used solely by employees and vendors, she told police.

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  17. Stolen car chase ends in central BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | Florida Today

    The Brevard County Sheriff's Office took suspects into custody who had been in a stolen vehicle and driving erratically through central Brevard County shortly before noon Wednesday. The pursuit ended in the Cocoa area, Sheriff's spokesman Tod Goodyear said.

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  18. Merritt Island man charged with attempted murder in CocoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Florida Today

    A 29-year-old man was arrested after police say he and an accomplice shot another man eight times in Cocoa. After a Cocoa man was shot eight times on Peachtree Street earlier this month, police made an arrest Tuesday afternoon.

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  19. What gives: A roundup of 'Giving Tuesday' on the Space CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Florida Today

    Deb Peterson was making a donation the the Hospice of Health First, in memory of her mother who recently passed away and Hospice of Health First was very helpful. She was sitting with Sheila Wilson, a volunteer coordinator with Hospice of Health First and therapy dog Parlsey.

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  20. Walmart grocery pick-up to expand, a must try for busy momsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Florida Today

    Walmart, in an effort to keep up with a shift to online grocery shopping, has a relatively new service here in Brevard County that could shake up your routine for the better. The superstore chain added a service called Walmart grocery pick-up in October 2016 to select stores.

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