| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is re-introducing a ticket option that allows admission for four Florida residents for $99. To purchase the Florida Resident $99 Four-Pack, guests must use a printed coupon available online here: http://www....
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:10 AM
There are plenty of no-nos at the pristine beaches of Canaveral National Seashore in Brevard County. But that's part of what keeps the 23 miles of pure Florida so unique.
No cars on the beach, no places from which to rent rafts or buy sodas, no pier...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:08 AM
If there's a convenient, get-there-easily beach for Central Floridians, that has to be Alan Shepard Beach Park at Cocoa Beach. Named after the first American astronaut sent into space, this five-acre beach has long been a favorite site to view space...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Days after Eric Hough adopted a pit bull, he took him to Yosemite, unhooked his leash and walked about 50 yards away. Then he turned toward his pet and asked him a question: did he want to go off on his own or stay with him?
“He just got a huge...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Get in free at U.S. National Parks on Saturday, Sept. 29, as part of the park system's free entrance program. The park service is waiving fees to over 100 parks around the country to celebrate National Public Lands Day.
Parks on the Florida list:...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Convicted felon Christopher J. Brooks, 27, was sentenced to three years in prison on a firearm conviction.He was already on probation for vandalizing a synagogue in Virginia, has been sentenced to prison in the case, reports Florida Today in Melbourne....
| Aug 16, 2012
| 4:32 AM
Matthew Plymale, 33, Brevard County Sheriff's deputy, was fired after investigators allegedly found two rooms full of paintball masks, guns and other supplies at Plymale's Palm Bay home, reports WFTV ABC News-9 in Orlando
A paintball enthusiast,...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 6:28 AM
Kyle Powell, 18, of Palm Bay, is accused of entering two separate offices while serving as a juror at the Brevard County Courthouse and sealing an iPhone and about $227, reports Florida Today in Melbourne.
He was on a break at the time.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 3:47 AM
While "patients" lined up outside Professional Pain Center, dropped their used needles in nearby parking lots and sold their prescription pills across the street, federal agents were watching and quietly building a case against the Longwood pain clinic....
| May 22, 2013
| 7:18 AM
The Seminole County school district -- and neighboring Brevard County's -- are "academically high performing," based on Florida's annual designation.
Both have earned the title in previous years. Seminole, in fact, has been so-named for six...
| Jan 19, 2013
It was typically quiet on my visit last week to Cocoa Village, a quaint district of antiques shops and eateries in Brevard County, but expect the place to be more rowdy next month — at least briefly.
On Feb. 9, the area tucked between State Road...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 5:15 AM
When the Reddick woman arrived home and drove onto her driveway she felt a large “bump,” reports the Ocala Star-Banner.
That because some banditos had lifted 300-square-feet of brick pavers from her driveway Tuesday.
So, hold unto your hat...