March 2019 Around Town

JA Business Hall of Fame The Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame will be inducting Lynda Weatherman of EDC of Florida’s Space Coast and Bryan and Donna Scott of Barnlight Electric and Playalinda Brewing. March 2 at the Hilton Rialto in Melbourne from 5:30-9 p.m. Ticket information at 321.777.0982 or JASpaceCoast.org. All-Volunteer Leadership Team to Steer … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

LEAD Brevard’s 2019 Leadership Awards LEAD Brevard has announced the 2019 “Top 12” 4 Under 40 Finalists who are featured during the Leadership Awards event. The final 4 Under 40 recipients will be revealed Friday, Feb. 8, at the Space Coast Convention Center, (Holiday Inn Express & Suites)—301 Tucker Lane in Cocoa—beginning at 6 p.m.  LEAD Brevard … Continued

January 2019 Around Town

Melbourne International Airport to Construct Noise Barrier with Grant Money As part of the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund, the Melbourne Airport Authority has been awarded $4 million to design and construct an enclosure structure at the Orlando Melbourne International Airport to serve as a noise barrier for aircraft engine testing. Residents in the surrounding neighborhoods are … Continued

November 2018 Around Town

Salute to Brevard Hosted by The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex will host Salute to Brevard through Nov. 4. During the two-week celebration, the visitor complex shows appreciation for Brevard residents by offering a 67 percent discount on admission for up to six people. To receive the discount associated with Salute … Continued

July 2018 Around Town

Summer Art Camps at Seaside Garden Studio & Gallery Seaside Garden Studio & Gallery offers afternoon art camps May through July for kids ages 5-14. Each year, children across Brevard can take part in painting with acrylics, watercolors and pastels, plus drawing, collage, jewelry making, working with wire, shells, wood, clay and more at this … Continued

June 2018 Around Town

Stephen C. Houser Joins FSI Financial Advisor Council Local financial advisor Stephen C. Houser, certified public accountant, certified financial planner, of Houser Financial Group has joined the Financial Advisor Council of the Financial Services Institute in Washington, D.C. FSI advocates for Main Street Americans’ access to objective, affordable financial advice, delivered by a growing network … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

Port Canaveral Opens Expanded Parking Lot for the Cove With a ceremonial ribbon-cutting, Port Canaveral officially opened the highly anticipated expanded parking lot at the Cove on the Port’s south side. The approximate 160,000-square-foot newly paved lot, located between Glen Cheek Drive and Mullet Road, boasts an additional 337 parking spaces, an approximate 150 percent increase … Continued

April 2018 Around Town

The people have spoken! The 33rd Annual Chowder Cook-Off with a Twist was held on Friday, February 2 in Port Canaveral’s Cruise Terminal 1, and the results are in from both the judges and attendees naming the Best Chowder and Best Twist on the Space Coast.

March 2018 Around Town

Island Paint and Decorating, operating with The East Coast Cabinet Company, recently announced the launch of Brevard County’s first end-to-end design and remodeling service, Pullman West. Pullman West brings together the talents of owners Billy and Terri Pentz to provide an unparalleled showroom experience for consultation and design services for both new home construction and renovations.

February 2018 Around Town

The Business Recognition Committee (BRC) of the Cocoa Beach Regional Chamber of Commerce presented its Business Champion of the Year Awards to five area companies at its 29th Annual Awards Ceremony at the Hilton Cocoa Beach Oceanfront.