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Big Screen Inspiration For Your Home

by Meaghan Branham
As awards season winds down with the Academy Awards, so does my annual mad rush to watch as many of the year’s critically-acclaimed movies as humanly possible. It’s a process I’ve gone through every year since I was about 12 (and not actually allowed to watch most of the nominees); an attempt to […]

Soup’s On

By Deb Kemps
The temperatures won’t exceed the 40s today, and for a Florida native, that is seriously cold weather.  My very first reaction when I had heard we were getting a cold front was, “I am making soup.” I love soup; it is comfort food for me. Does anyone else get comfort from a bowl […]

Spain: History, Culture & Amazing Food

By Kathryn Varnes
We took our most recent trip late last spring, which is a wonderful time to go, as summers are very hot and there are lots of tourists.  We began our trip in Madrid, one of our very favorite cities, and stayed at an historic hotel in the city center.
The heartbeat of Madrid is […]

The Better a Product Smells

By Judy Piersall 
I came of age in the days when sunbathing was the norm. We would go to the roof of our three-story sorority house, getting as close to the sun as we could, and lay on silver reflective blankets. If we didn’t have baby oil, Crisco would do. Could we have been more stupid? […]

From the Editor | March 2018

Spring has sprung, the bougainvilleas are in bloom, and SpaceCoast Living is showing signs of growth in the warm Florida sunshine, too. I am pleased to announce that we have a new Managing Editor for SpaceCoast Living, Mallorie Ann Ingram. She’s already a familiar face around Brevard County representing SpaceCoast Living Magazine at events, and […]

Spring 2018 Trends to Watch

By Jenny Norman
Who’s ready for spring? Wow, this winter sure proved to be a very chilly one for the Space Coast! Although the cooler temps were a much appreciated break from the sweltering heat and we did have those great sweater weather and boot days, many of us are ready to flaunt our spring duds […]

Community | Viera Charter School Book Signing

By Mallorie Ann Ingram | Photography by B. Shelton Witmer
What do writing, math and literary talent all have in common? They each spell out the name Taryn Souders, and students at Viera Charter School were able to hear firsthand from this author during book club one February day.
This author’s unique journey makes her stand out, […]

The New Lexus RXL Crossover

By Steven Hicks
What’s this? An article on a vehicle in SpaceCoast LIVING? Well, sure! We do our research. We know that a large majority of our readers drive, and many drive their children or grandchildren regularly. So when Lexus of Melbourne tells us they have a new three-row crossover, we’re thinking some of you might […]

Favored Floors: What’s Hot and What Homeowners Want | Great Southeast Flooring America

The right floor choice can really tie your room décor together, open up an otherwise small space or create a sense of coziness in large room. It can provide a feeling of luxury or comfort. But what’s the right choice?
Nelson Green is a longtime businessman in Brevard County whose family has been providing flooring options […]

100 Years of Hole-In-Ones at Rockledge Country Club

by Ryan Randall

Centrally located in Brevard County, no more than five minutes from I-95 and just 10 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean lay a picturesque clubhouse and historic golf course, but beyond the brick and mortar is an institution that has achieved great success over the years by diversifying its portfolio. For Rockledge Country […]

Blinds Of All Kinds Shares Advantages of Getting a Consultation

Imagine trying to navigate the streets of a foreign country without a map, or starting a new job without any training at all. Sure, eventually you just might get the hang of it, but only after a lot of time, effort, stress and costly mistakes. Everyone needs a little guidance when trying something new, and […]

Meg O’Malley’s Carries on the Tradition of St. Patrick’s Day in Brevard

The day starts with an Irish breakfast, and as Scotty Marathas, co-owner of Meg’s, tells us, “From that point, we have Irish dancers, bagpipes, all your traditional Irish food, inside and out. Plenty of green beer and Guinness.” There is Irish entertainment throughout the day and then, in the evening, the streets are closed for […]

Brevard Public Schools | Teachers of the Year

2017-18 Tom Bishop Award | Brandon Jenkins
Director of Bands Brandon T. Jenkins has been at Heritage High in Palm Bay during his five years with BPS. Since Jenkins assumed leadership of the band program, it has more than quadrupled in size with approximately 130 current members. Jenkins received the 2017-18 Tom Bishop Award from the Florida […]

Business Spotlight | BSS Exteriors

The company was founded in 1985 by Colleen and Edward Barneman. With Colleen’s background in accounting, and Edward’s hard work ethic and business leadership, the company enjoyed many successes throughout the 80s and 90s working with some of the biggest and best builders in the area. In the early 2000s, the direction of the company […]

A Unique Approach to Custom Home Building | Joyal Homes

By Mallorie Ann Ingram
How far would you go to have a home-building process like no other? If you’re in the Space Coast area, this experience  is right around the corner. Joyal Homes’ team of dedicated and talented individuals are focused on making this stage of life an exciting one. After all, choosing a builder can […]

Crane Creek Landings by MAI Design Build

MAI Design Build has been the architectural design build team of choice in Brevard County since 1985. More than 30 years ago, Dave Menzel began building a reputation of excellence by delivering quality design services along with in-house engineering, space planning and interior design. MAI’s team of industry professionals guide their clients seamlessly and expertly […]

One Last Question | A1A Outdoors

Summer and fall months provide an unparalleled bayside experience in the evening. When the sun goes down, the bioluminescence comes out! Paddle around in water that literally glows in the dark, from A1A’s exclusive waterfront park access at Banana River Park in Cape Canaveral.
SpaceCoast Living talked to Dave Lane at A1A Outdoors, a family-operated business […]

Parrish Cancer Center Welcomes Oncology Physician

TITUSVILLE, FLA. (February 16, 2018)—Parrish Cancer Center welcomes Dr. Cecil O. Robertson as its newest board-certified physician in medical oncology and hematology.

Cecil Robertson, M.D, received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Harlem Hospital Center, a program affiliated with […]

The Viera Company chosen for the 2018 Corporate Impact of the Year Award – Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce

The Viera Company has been chosen as the 2018 winner of the Corporate Impact of the Year Award presented by the Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Viera, Fla. – Feb. 14, 2018 – The Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce chooses to recognize one company each year that demonstrates a focus on a broad range of economic […]

16th Annual Caring Hearts Benefit “25 Years of Caring”

@ the home of Ed and Jeanne André
Indialantic, FL
Saturday, April 14, 2018, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

On April 14, the Cancer Care Centers of Brevard Foundation will celebrate the 16th Annual Caring Hearts Benefit with the purpose of assisting local cancer patients undergoing treatments by paying for their basic living expenses so they may place […]