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Melbourne Orlando International Airport Shows Off Improvements

If you haven’t been at the Melbourne-Orlando International Airport recently, you might not recognize it. The airport hosted a ribbon-cutting event recently for the new Terminal Renovation & Expansion Project. $72 million worth of upgrades are now in place to enhance the traveling experience for passengers, including the addition of 86,000 square feet of new […]

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Cool Today But A Warm Up is Coming

Although most of us here in Brevard County are on the milder end of it, last night was another chilly one, and this morning is another cool one in much of Central Florida. Today will remain cool, as forecasters are calling for our highs today to top off only in the mid-60’s in most areas. […]

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Arrests Made in Brevard Elder Abuse Case

An investigation into elder abuse in Brevard County has resulted in the arrests of two employees of a Rockledge senior living facility. The two…. an employee who is accused of the abuse, and his boss who is accused of trying to cover it up… were arrested following an investigation that was begun when the victim’s […]

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NASA Eying Nuclear Rockets

A project is underway that would use nuclear power to take astronauts to Mars. NASA says nuclear thermal rocket engines would be more efficient than using conventional chemical propulsion for such deep space missions… or travel beyond the moon’s orbit. Now, NASA has earmarked $110 million of its annual budget for the development of the […]

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Charges ‘ Recommended ‘ in Shark Hammer Attack

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission is now recommending that charges be against a man who was caught on video in Brevard County, beating a shark with a hammer. The video was taken last month in Indian Harbor Beach. In it, a fisherman who caught what appeared to be a five-foot shark, clubbed it to […]

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Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Barefoot Bay

Someone in our area is a lot better off financially after a winning Fantasy 5 lottery ticket was sold in Barefoot Bay. The ticket was sold at the Barefoot Bay Food Store according to the Florida Lottery. The lottery say the total prize is $34,860, but there were five winners who will share it. The […]

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More Starlink Satellites Launched Into Orbit

SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket early this morning, taking another 56 Starlink satellites into orbit from Cape Canaveral. Liftoff took place at 4:32am, the 56 Starlink satellites were successfully place in orbit, and the rocket’s first stage made another successful landing on a drone ship in the Atlantic Ocean. The satellites now join more […]

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1 Dead / 1 Injured in Melbourne Beach Shooting

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office announced on Wednesday that a man was shot dead after he fired a shot at the county SWAT team during a search warrant for illegal drugs. It all happened along the 7000 block of A1A in Melbourne Beach, where a woman was injured during the shooting and had to be […]

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NASA Remembers

NASA’S DAY OF REMEMBERANCE WILL PAY TRIBUTE TO CREWS WHO PAID THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE “WHILE FURTHERING THE CAUSE OF EXPLORATION AND DISCOVERY.”

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Bobbitt to Run in District 1

The Executive Director of Keep Brevard Beautiful, Bryan Bobbitt, has filed the necessary paperwork to run as a Democrat for the District 1 County Commission seat. Bobbitt now joins two others who have announced intentions to run for the seat that will become available in 2024. Dwight Seigler, a Mims community activist, and Robert Jordan, […]

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