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Melbourne Community Orchestra seeking new members
MELBOURNE -- A Melbourne-based, all-volunteer orchestra is looking to add members to expand two sections. The Melbourne Community Orchestra, which was named "Orchestra in Residence" for the city of Melbourne in 2008, is currently seeking string and percussion musicians to add to its group. "We have plenty...
Fire lieutenant's son fights for his life
BREVARD -- The summer following high school graduation is supposed to be one of the most exciting times of one's life. As recent graduates celebrate the end of one era, they begin to prepare for their futures, be it starting in the workforce or going away to college. The future of one Brevard County teen,...
911 Public Safety Telecommunications Academy hosts first graduation
MELBOURNE -- July has become synonymous with progress for a local institution. After Brevard Community College transitioned to Eastern Florida State College on July 1, the newly named school hosted its first graduation ceremony. Fourteen 911 Public Safety Telecommunications Academy students became the fir...
The art of surfing
Local artists Stacey Reed of Palm Bay and Ashley Kuvlesky of Satellite Beach show off their unique art piece during Off Center Art Center's gallery opening party Friday, July 5. The multi-media piece included photography, seashells, acrylic paint and surfboards. The exhibit is entitled 'Portraits' and runs through July 31 a...
Eastern Florida State College opens its doors
MELBOURNE -- On July 1, a new era of education in Brevard County began. Brevard County Community College is now Eastern Florida State College, which will be offering new four-year degrees to students in Brevard County and Central Florida, beginning this August. The school'...
'Shreding' cancer with 23 Treez
The band 23 Treez performed at the Shred Cancer event Saturday, July 13 at Captain Hirams in Sebastian. Band members Adam Azar, guitar/vocals; Aaron Azar, bass/vocals; and Mike Longman, drums; entertained the crowd. The event was held to raise needed funds for local surfer Eddie Guilbeau, who was recently diagnosed with Sta...
Nonprofit to use $25,000 grant to help community
MELBOURNE -- A local nonprofit that just received a $25,000 grant to help its community is wasting no time in lending a helping hand. "Kids Helping Kids," an event sponsored by Nerve2Serve Inc. in Melbourne that helps feed children throughout Brevard County, earned a total of 46,957 Facebook votes. The vot...
'Every Day is Veteran's Day' at One Senior Place
MELBOURNE -- Veteran's Day may be several months away, but one local business believes that its community should honor the sacrifices and accomplishments of its heroes each day. On Friday, July 26, One Senior Place will host its inaugural "Every Day is Veteran's Day" event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Because o...
Cupcakes for a cause
Carlia Alderman of Carlia's Cakery on Merritt Island offers cupcakes to guests of the Cupcakes to Cherish event Saturday, July 13. The event was held to raise funds and awareness for Cherishing the Journey, an organization that offers pregnancy and post-natal support for parents, whose babies have a negative prenatal diagno...
Wuesthoff Health Systems recognized by American Heart Association
BREVARD -- Wuesthoff Health systems was named a Gold-Level, Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association last month for its commitment to helping employees eat better and move more. "Physical activity and employee wellness are important p...
Cake for a cause
Cecelia Sperry of Viera, who is the nanny for Grayson Kozik, 2, and Hayden, 4, attended the Cupcakes to Cherish event Saturday, July 13, along with her husband, Stieven. The event was held to raise funds and awareness for Cherishing the Journey, an organization that offers pregnancy and post-natal support for parents, whose...
County issues sweeping curfew check
BREVARD -- In an effort to curb the summer crime rate, local authorities contributed in a curfew sweep across the county for juvenile offenders on Wednesday, July 10. The countywide sweep involved officers from the Palm Bay Police Department, Brevard County Sheriff's...
Look what I can do!
Jordan Jones, 17, of Palm Bay performs a trick during the City of Palm Bay's Splashes and Sparks July 4 celebration. The event was held at the fairgrounds, adjacent to the Brevard Community College Palm Bay campus, and featured skate and bike contests, organized by Graffiti Skate Park....
Pet of the week
A 7-year-old Dalmatian, 'Keekoh' is the active pup of Annie Caza of Indialantic. Some of Keekoh's favorite things to do are run with her mom, explore the dog beach and chase her favorite toy, the Kong. ...

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