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  1. First baby sloth born at Brevard ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Animal Crazy

    Brevard Zoo recently welcomed the first sloth ever born at the facility. Tango, the zoo's Linnaeus's two-toed sloth, gave birth to the baby, whose sex is unknown at this time, around 5 p.m on Oct. 17. The as-yet-unnamed newborn did not remain with the mother overnight and will be hand-raised.

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  2. Veterans Day deals honor our service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | The Orlando Sentinel

    This weekend we honor our veterans and many Central Florida restaurants and attractions are doing just that by offering special deals for vets, active-duty military and their families as part of Veterans Day. Deals include free or discounted meals, admissions and events.

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  3. 10 tons of dead fish removed from Brevard shores - red tide likely responsibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A volunteer clean up crew carried away 10-tons of dead fish which washed up Monday on the shores of Brevard County, according to a report by Eyewitness News 9 WFTV. The volunteer organization Keep Brevard Beautiful carried five-gallon buckets full of dead fish starting Friday on Melbourne Beach - all of which was transported to a local landfill, WFTV stated. 1 comment

  4. Suspected mail bomber Cesar Sayoc appeared in a scene cut from Michael Moore's 'Fahrenheit 11/9'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Cesar Sayoc , the man suspected of sending a slew of pipe bombs to prominent Democrats, made a brief appearance in a scene cut from Michael Moore's documentary "Fahrenheit 11/9." Moore's documentary on the rise of Donald Trump's presidency premiered to tepid reviews in September, but the director says one scene that didn't make the final cut features Sayoc's now-familiar face.

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  5. From male dancer to mail bomber? Cesar Sayoc toured country with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Former male dancer David Crosby, left, looks at a poster showing Cesar Sayoc, second from bottom and at right on motorcycle next to Crosby, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in Hopkins, Minn. Former male dancer David Crosby, left, looks at a poster showing Cesar Sayoc, second from bottom and at right on motorcycle next to Crosby, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in Hopkins, Minn.

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  6. Want to be a cop in Florida? Capturing gators is part of the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Orlando Homicide Report

    Melbourne Police capture a juvenile alligator and return it to the water. Want to work as a cop in Florida - land of swamps and giant reptiles? Well, sometimes you have to wrangle one for yourself.

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  7. Melbourne-based Harris to merge with L3 technologies in $33.5 billion dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows the StingRay II, a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes manufactured by Harris Corporation of Melbourne. This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office shows the StingRay II, a cellular site simulator used for surveillance purposes manufactured by Harris Corporation of Melbourne.

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  8. People on the move 10/02Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Submit professional appointments, management-level promotions and significant awards for individuals , along with photos as a .jpg attachment, via email to peopleonmove@orlandosentinel.com . Bob Klein , vice president of engineering for the Manned Aircraft Design Center of Excellence at Northrop Grumman Aerospace System, was appointed as a member of the board of trustees at Florida Tech, Melbourne.

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  9. Melbourne airport reopens after student pilot boards passenger plane, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando Melbourne International Airport has reopened after it closed for about five hours Thursday morning, because a student pilot boarded a passenger plane in the airfield's maintenance facility, a spokeswoman said. The incident started at about 2 a.m. when the suspect drove to the curb outside the airport and left his car running, spokeswoman Lori Booker said.

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  10. Rare piglet first of its kind born at Brevard ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Animal Crazy

    A North Sulawesi babirusa piglet named Java, who made his arrival on Saturday, Aug. 4, was the first member of his species to be born at the Brevard Zoo. The piglet is also the first baby born to both his two-year-old mother Piggy and two-year-old father Meru.

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  11. Grab a dozen for National Donut DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Today's the day to grab a dozen or so doughnuts and get to dunking them in your coffee or milk. A number of Central Florida doughnut shops are offering some sweet deals, making it a little easier to do so.

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  12. Florida man faces cruelty charges after leashed dog dragged behind truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A Florida man is accused of dragging a leashed dog behind a truck in a "horrendous" case of animal cruelty in Melbourne. A Florida man is accused of dragging a leashed dog behind a truck in a "horrendous" case of animal cruelty in Melbourne.

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  13. Two stingray pups born at Brevard ZooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Babies happen every day in the world, but the Brevard Zoo is celebrating a first at its facility - the birth of two southern stingray pups on Tuesday. Belle is the proud mother of the babies, whose sexes are unknown at this time.The little ones, named Dallas and Clementine, weighed just under a pound at birth.

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  14. Tornado causes minor damage to Merritt Island homes, meteorologists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A waterspout tornado caused minor damage on a mobile home community on Merritt Island, the National Weather Service in Melbourne said Monday. The tornado moved onshore and over the Banana River in Brevard County about 10:35 a.m., according to NWS forecaster Peggy Glitto.

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  15. Brevard man indicted on federal charges in heroin overdose deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 36-year-old man from Melbourne was indicted Wednesday on federal charges, accused of selling heroin and cocaine to someone who died from an overdose, prosecutors said. Prosecutors said Wiley sold the drugs to a person identified only as S.J. on Jan. 26. The person died after using the drugs, authorities said.

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  16. Melbourne air show organizers pay tribute to fallen Thunderbirds pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Air Force Thunderbirds pilot Maj Stephen Del Bagno, call sign Cajun, who died in a crash on April 4 in Nevada, was memorialized in Melbourne by organizers of the Air & Space Show, where he last performed. A Thunderbird emblem created by the Standard Collective Studio was placed where the nose wheel of his F-16 was parked at the Apex Executive Jet Center when he performed with the team.

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  17. California Tortilla sets downtown opening with burrito giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Fast-casual joint California Tortilla is opening its first Orlando location Wednesday downtown and giving away free food to bring customers in. The Mexican-themed restaurant has been under construction for more than a year in downtown Orlando at 54 W. Church St. and is finally readying to open Wednesday.

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  18. Melbourne woman intentionally peed on officer during DUI arrest, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A Melbourne woman accused of driving drunk with her baby in the back seat is facing additional charges after police say she kicked one officer in the groin and intentionally urinated on another during her arrest. Nichole Nespolini, 40, was arrested Monday afternoon on charges including DUI, battery on a law enforcement officer and child neglect.

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  19. Melbourne police shot man who had gun: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a shooting of a man by the Melbourne Police Department on Wednesday night, according to a report from Spectrum News 13. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a shooting of a man by the Melbourne Police Department on Wednesday night, according to a report from Spectrum News 13. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a shooting of a man by the Melbourne Police Department on Wednesday night, according to a report from Spectrum News 13 . The shooting happened on the 3000 block of St. Armens Circle in the East Bay Plantation neighborhood about 10:30 p.m., the report said.

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  20. Workman quits PSC after sexual misconduct allegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ritch Workman, a former Brevard County lawmaker named this year to the Public Service Commission, quit the PSC on Monday after being accused of sexual misconduct by a Republican state senator. Workman told Gov. Rick Scott 's office on Monday he was resigning, doing so moments after Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto publicly said he touched her inappropriately and made inappropriate comments in 2016.

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