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  1. Commissioners enact Brevard County fertilizer banRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... be good for turf grass, the harm to the lagoon from runoff is virtually unsustainable," said Vince Lamb, of Merritt Island. Many in the audience wore bright-green stickers on their shirts that read: "Protect our lagoon with a strong fertilizer ...

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  2. Top Florida regulator of ALFs gets new job a " working for ALF lobbyRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... discretion has led to inconsistent enforcement. Last month, he noted, AHCA suspended the license of a Merritt Island ALF after staff abandoned the residents, but at a home in Gulf Breeze, staff physically and verbally assaulted residents and were ...

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  3. A-Z of Northeast Florida: I is for IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Matanzas River which is part of the Intracoastal Waterway. Here you will find the St. Augustine Lighthouse . Merritt Island - Two and a half hours south of Jacksonville, here you will find the Kennedy Space Center and The Merritt Island National ...

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  4. 'Haves' ruling the high school tennis scene in BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... Melbourne High boys coach David Kendall said of the area scene. He included his unbeaten Bulldogs, unbeaten Merritt Island and Titusville as some of the best in the CCC, with West Shore among the other top teams. "There's a big dropoff after that." ...

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  5. County commissioners will reconsider more rigid rules on fertilizer tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... phosphates already. Reading University of Florida's research swayed Judy McCluney, a retired psychologist on Merritt Island, in favor of a rainy-season ban and the other stricter rules. Based on UF's studies, she's now convinced that applying the ...

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  6. Matt Reed: Schools shouldn't expect rescue from capitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Florida Today

    Merritt Island, says he would rather see Brevard schools cope with the "sins of the past" than ask the Legislature to raise the local tax rates it controls. In a wide-ranging interview for WEFS-TV and ...

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  7. Health Briefs for March 6Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... for adults who are concerned about memory loss from 2 to 4:30 p.m. March 18 at The Sunflower House, 777 E. Merritt Island Causeway, Suite 201, Merritt Island. The screening is a 30-minute confidential appointment and includes a 15-minute test. The ...

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  8. All Points Logistics Recognized by Avaya Government Solutions as a 2013 Top New Partner of the YearRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | PR.com

    ... LLC (All Points) is a verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Merritt Island, Florida with major operational sites in Huntsville, AL; Houston, TX; and Reston, VA. All Points delivers a variety of services and ...

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  9. Satellite building a lacrosse traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... it comes to traditional high school sports powers, Brevard County has quite a few. There's Cocoa football, Merritt Island volleyball, Melbourne soccer and Holy Trinity cross country. But is a new power emerging? In the first two seasons of ...

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  10. In debut, Strasburg finds off-speed stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... going to dump my other off-speed stuff, but I don't want them to be able to cheat on the fastball as much." Merritt Island graduate Taylor Jordan gave up two runs on five hits in two innings, striking out three in his second outing.

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  11. Brasch WordsPROMISES, Promises: Why Politicians Can Lie by Walter BraschRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    Even from miles away on the Banana River, here on Merritt Island, Fla., the shuttle takeoff spectacle impresses first-timers and old hands both, and if it hadn't been for a little help from one of those launch veterans, I still could have lost the final liftoff of the Space Shuttle Endeavour in the clouds this morning.

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  12. Feast your eyes, ears and tastebuds at IndiafestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Florida Today

    After performing delicate laser eye surgery at the Laser and Eye Clinic on Merritt Island, Dr. Mukesh Aggarwal removed his surgical mask and grinned.

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  13. Traffic normal around three Brevard crashesRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... Patrol. The incidents that no longer block lanes of traffic: * State Road 520 at Newfound Harbor Drive on Merritt Island. * Pineda Causeway at Wickham Road in Melbourne. * Pineda Causeway at Holy Trinity Drive in Melbourne FHP has not responded ...

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  14. Annual TICO airshow takes flight in TitusvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Florida Today

    ... your mind. There is nothing like it." Himself the pilot who is restoring a World War II-era T-6 trainer, the Merritt Island resident will have much to talk about: a tribute to the famed Tuskegee Airmen of World War II, possibly featuring members of ...

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  15. Titusville woman killed in Port St. John DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Florida Today

    A Merritt Island woman faces a DUI manslaughter charge after her Ford Mustang struck a car on U.S. 1 in Port St. John, killing a passenger in that vehicle.

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  16. No urgency in Florida House to fix Indian River Lagoon and other state water issuesRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | TCPalm

    ... "I don't foresee any major changes to water policy this year," said Speaker-designate Steve Crisafulli, R-Merritt Island, in a Tampa Bay Times article . "It's going to take more than a year to solve this problem." Crisafulli, former president of the ...

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  17. Get Ready Merritt Island; the Kitties Are ComingRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | PRWeb

    The stories are true: they are fluffy, furry, cute and cuddly - and they are coming to the Merritt Square Mall! "They" are adoptable cats and they are just waiting to get the chance to woo unsuspecting shoppers with their feline charm, so that they can find the loving homes they deserve.

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  18. February 12, 2014Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... his parents; Richard L. "Dick" and Sheila Brown of Bedford, one sister Johna Jennings and husband Keith of Merritt Island, Fl., one niece Kyndal Jennings of Merritt Island, Fl.; his half brother Scott Hatfield of Bedford; grandmother Geneva M. Brown ...

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  19. Merritt Island man sentenced to 5 years in fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2014 | Florida Today

    A Merritt Island man was sentenced today to 60 months in prison for fraudulently obtaining more than $4.4 million in government contract payments that should have gone to disadvantaged small businesses.

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  20. Merritt Island assisted-living facility slapped with $15,000 fineRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | WFTV Orlando

    Channel 9 first exposed Yan Yan Healthcare on Allen Drive in January after fire crews found no staff inside when they responded to a patient who had fallen.

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