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BCSO Corrections Deputy Arrested in Orange County for Robbery with a Firearm

Brevard County Sheriff’s Corrections Deputy Amony Robillard was arrested early this morning by the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office after detectives with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office obtained an arrest warrant for the charges of Robbery with a Firearm, False Imprisonment and Extortion. […]

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President Joe Biden Releases Statement About COVID-19 Omicron Variant

On Friday, I was briefed by my chief medical advisor, Dr. Tony Fauci, and the members of our COVID response team, about the Omicron variant, which is spreading through Southern Africa. As a precautionary measure until we have more information, I am ordering additional air travel restrictions from South Africa and seven other countries. These new restrictions will take effect on November 29. […]

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Candlelight Shopping in Downtown Melbourne Set for Each Saturday Between Thanksgiving and Christmas

Get in the holiday spirit by visiting Downtown Melbourne for its annual Candlelight Shopping each Saturday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. between Thanksgiving and Christmas, including November 27, December 4, December 11 and December 18. […]

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BREVARD HISTORY: Archibald Mefford Elected Titusville Police Department’s First Chief in 1923

The Titusville Police Department’s first Chief of Police, Archibald J. Mefford was born on September 13, 1890, in Stephenville, Texas. Mefford would have been 33 years old when he was elected for his first term in 1923 as Police Chief in Titusville. […]

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Cocoa Fire Department Swears-In Two New Firefighters in Front of Family and Friends

Cocoa Fire Department held a swearing-in ceremony for two new firefighters. In front of their families and a group of their new fire rescue family, the men swore their commitment to their community and career. […]

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Recreational Harvest Season For Snook Closes on Dec. 1 in Gulf State and Federal Waters

The recreational harvest season for snook closes Dec. 1 in Gulf state and federal waters, including Monroe County and Everglades National Park, and will remain closed through Feb. 28, 2022, reopening to harvest March 1, 2022. […]

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Gov. Ron DeSantis Responds to Biden’s Decision to Remove FARC from List of Foreign Terrorist Organizations

Governor Ron DeSantis responded to President Biden’s reckless decision to remove the radically communist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) from the United States list of foreign terrorist organizations. […]

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Merritt Island Coach Hurlie Brown Discusses Friday’s Big Regional Final vs. Satellite Prep Football Match-Up

The Merritt Island Mustangs will take on the Satellite Scorpions in the Class 5A Regional Final round of the 2021 FHSAA playoffs on Friday night at the O-Dome – and you can catch all the action LIVE on Space Coast Daily TV, with Brevard’s best and most experienced sports announcers – the Friday Night Locker Room’s Steve Wilson and Orville Susong – on the call. […]

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Cocoa Police Officer Amanda Torello Goes Above and Beyond to Assist Victim of Domestic Violence

Cocoa Police Officer Amanda Torello responded to a call from a woman requesting help regarding a domestic violence situation involving a former live-in boyfriend. The woman is a single mother of a 6-month-old. […]

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Lee Wenner Park and Boat Ramps in Cocoa Will Be Closed on Nov. 27 and 28 for Space Coast Marathon

Lee Wenner Park, located at 300 Riveredge Boulevard in Cocoa, including boat ramps will be closed starting 2 a.m. on Saturday, November 27, and extending through 1 p.m. on Sunday, November 28 for the Space Coast Marathon & Half Marathon will be taking place in Cocoa Village. […]

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WATCH: Sharing Center of Central Brevard, Community Leaders Host Thanksgiving Lunch for Those in Need

The Sharing Center of Central Brevard, located at 113 Aurora Street in Cocoa, held Thanksgiving lunch for those in need and local community leaders and elected officials were on hand to assist the effort. Pat Johnson from the Sharing Center talked with the Friday Night Locker Room’s Steve Wilson about the importance of giving back to the community in this very special Thanksgiving Day report. […]

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Ground Breaking for Upscale Cirrus Multi-Family Apartments on State Road 524 Set Dec. 1

: A groundbreaking ceremony for the new upscale Cirrus apartment complex in north Cocoa will be held on Dec. 1 at 4:30 p.m. The 280 unit complex will be centrally located off of State Road 524 near U.S. Hwy. 1 and State Road 528, will offer studio to three-bedroom units, and is the first high-end apartment complex in the Cocoa community. […]

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St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care, Courtenay Springs Village Renovate Hospice Care Center in Merritt Island

St. Francis Reflections Lifestage Care, in partnership with Courtenay Springs Village, opened a newly renovated hospice care center this month. The in-patient unit will bring hospice and respite care closer to home for all residents of central Brevard, Merritt Island, and the beaches. […]

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