Day: June 2, 2018

HBCA of Brevard to Host Housing and Economy Event, NAHB’s Chief Economist Dr. Robert Dietz Keynote Speaker

For the first time in Brevard, the Home Builders & Contractors Association is hosting “Housing and the Economy” on Tuesday, July 17 at 8:30 a.m. Guest speaker Robert Dietz, Ph.D., Chief Economist and Senior Vice President for Economics and Housing Policy for the National Association of Home Builders, will provide an overview of current economic and housing conditions with an eye on residential construction impacts.

Governors Highway Safety Association Report: Drug Impaired Drivers Now Kill More Than Drunk Drivers

According to a new report, some 22.3 percent of fatally injured motorists who were tested for drugs tested positive for marijuana in 2016, a figure that researchers at the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) say has “increased substantially” in recent years as states have legalized the drug for recreational or medicinal use.

IMAGE OF THE DAY: BCSO Deputy Andrew Johnson Shows Some Local Youth How to Throw a Perfect Spiral

On Thursday, a local resident posted a picture on Facebook of Brevard County Deputy Sheriff Andrew Johnson tossing a football with some of our younger citizens who were enjoying their summer vacation.

WATCH: Adventure HQ in Melbourne Celebrates Their One-Year Anniversary Saturday

Located in Palm Shores, Florida, Adventure HQ is the most action-packed center on the Space Coast. Owned by Space Coast residents, the Pawley family, Adventure HQ is a place where climbers, OCR competitors, cross-fitters, action sport athletes, families, friends and businesses can get together to enjoy unique, world-class facilities.