Category: Brevard News

Rep. Bill Posey Calls on HHS Secretary to Grow National Stockpile of Important Pharmaceuticals

Last week, U.S. Representative Bill Posey (R-Rockledge) and U.S. Representative David Trone (D-MD) led a letter, along with several of their House colleagues, calling on HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra to leverage domestic manufacturing capabilities and new technologies to protect American patients and stave off over-dependence on China and other foreign powers for important pharmaceuticals. […]

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WATCH: Wuesthoff Brevard Hospice, Palliative Care at The Jay Pallai Center at Wasdin Woods Provide the Best End of Life Care

Imagine sitting in your doctor’s office or lying in your hospital bed and being told you had less than six months left to live. What do you do? Call someone you love. Take that “bucket list” trip. Ask for a second opinion. Or wait for the inevitable. I am not even sure what I would do. […]

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Boeing Starliner Set to Launch on Atlas V from Cape Canaveral Space Force Station Aug. 3

NASA’s Boeing Orbital Flight Test-2 (OFT-2) mission to the International Space Station, the second uncrewed flight for Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft as part of the agency’s Commercial Crew Program, is targeted to launch at 1:20 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, Aug. 3. […]

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Florida Tech Summer Commencement Included Students From 35 Countries, 37 U.S. States

Hundreds of Florida Tech students crossed the stage at the Charles and Ruth Clemente Center Saturday as Florida Tech held its summer commencement. […]

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Florida Tech’s Trey Schaneville, George Nehma Named to Basketball Coaches’ Honors Court

The National Association of Basketball Coaches announced its 2020-21 NABC Honors Court, and Florida Tech men’s basketball’s George Nehma and Trey Schaneville were recognized for their excellence in the classroom during the past academic year. […]

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U.S. Senate Confirms Vo Schaus as NASA Chief Financial Officer, Looks Forward to Returing to the Moon

The following are statements from Margaret Vo Schaus, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson, and Deputy Administrator Pam Melroy on Friday’s U.S. Senate confirmation of Vo Schaus as NASA’s chief financial officer. […]

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OBITUARY: 62-Year Satellite Beach Resident Marilyn Ann Vescio Passes Away at 88 on July 27

Marilyn Ann Vescio, age 88 of Satellite Beach, Florida passed away July 27, 2021. She was born in Fulton, New York on April 6, 1933. In 1959, Marilyn relocated to Satellite Beach with her late husband Vincent. […]

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Apollo 15 Celebrates 50th Anniversary – ‘Never Been on a Ride like this Before’

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 15 mission. On July 26, 1971, David R. Scott (Commander), James B. Irwin (Lunar Module Pilot) and Alfred M. Worden (Command Module Pilot) launched from Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Complex 39A. […]

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Brevard Sheriff’s Office ‘Chain Gang’ Pitches in to Clean Up Homeless Camp, Dumping Ground Under Sykes Creek Bridge

The Brevard County Sheriff’s Office was notified by several citizens that what started as a homeless camp under the Sykes Creek Parkway Bridge had turned into an unsightly dumping ground that was literally filled with garbage and debris. […]

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VIDEO OF THE DAY: Carnival Cruise Lines’ Mardi Gras Departure From Port Canaveral is Watershed Event

Passengers are continuing to board Carnival Cruise Lines Mardi Gras cruise ship today from Port Canaveral as the massive vessel prepares to disembark at 6 p.m. ET. […]

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WATCH: Obloy Family Ranch in Merritt Island Renamed Romelia Farms Wildlife Sanctuary With New Ownership

The new owners of Romelia Farms Wildlife Sanctuary, formerly known as the Obloy Family Ranch, are excited to give visitors the familiar experience they have been accustomed too, but have plans to bring their own flare to the one-of-a kind experience with the adorable animals the community loves. […]

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Studios of Cocoa Beach to Host ‘Beautiful Brevard’ Exhibition for the Month of August

The Studios of Cocoa Beach will host an exhibition on ‘Beautiful Brevard’ for the month of August 2021 at the gallery, 165 Minuteman Causeway in downtown Cocoa Beach. […]

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Eastern Florida State Adds Composites Center to Support Pentagon, High-Tech Innovation

Eastern Florida State College has been designated as a new national Advanced Composites Learning Center to train technicians in support of Pentagon and Space Coast high-tech initiatives. […]

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