Author: Maria Sonnenberg

Todd Erickson Holds Guinness Book of World Records For Longest Recorded Hit Softball – 576 Feet

Not many of us can say we hit a ball further than former Major League baseball player Jose Canseco, four-time winner of the Silver Slugger Award and an athlete that averaged 40 home runs for every 162 games. Todd Erickson can.

Chickens are Sizzling Hot, Not Just for Farms Anymore as They Join Ranks of Suburban Pets

Chickens…they’re not just for farms anymore. Poultry has arrived in the backyard as chickens have joined the ranks of suburban pets. One of the most popular programs offered by Brevard County 4-H is the Poultry Project, and most of the kids participating in it live in the “burbs” with its tiny backyards.

Greg Shaw Among World’s Top Stars in Sled Hockey, Earned Two Gold Medals at Paralympics Games

AS A MEMBER OF THE USA National Sled Hockey Team, Greg Shaw of Merritt Island earned a gold medal at the Paralympics games in Vancouver, Canada, in 2010, as well as in 2014 in Sochi, Russia. Shaw also skated off with two gold medals at the World Sled Hockey Championships in 2008 and 2012.

Jarrett Walker, International Consultant in Public Transit, To Speak at Florida Tech Today

Back in the 60s, Bob Dylan told us that “the times they are a-changin.” Half a century-plus later, the line remains true, particularly when you consider Brevard County traffic as mushrooming development continues to add snarl to the commute routine.