321 Escape to Debut Florida’s First Escape Room Just for Kids

 
Melbourne, FL November 2017: 321 Escape, a new local, family owned, and operated escape room, will be opening its newest room, Quest for the Sword, to the public on November 30th, 2017 at a joint ribbon cutting for 321 Escape and The Backyard. This room is Florida’s first escape room designed just for kids!
 
Escape Rooms […]

Space Coast Area Transit Participates in Central Florida Mobility Week

 

October 28-November 3, 2017
Brevard County, FL – What moves you and how do you get from here, to there? Space Coast Area Transit, along with the Space Coast TPO and ReThink Your Commute, are set to celebrate the second annual Mobility Week, October 28 to November 3, 2017. Sponsored by the District 5 Florida Department […]

FirstWave Financial WealthCoach™ Team Expands with New Team Member

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Satellite Beach, FL 32937 · (321) 773-7773

 

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 Jamie B. Ostrander FIRSTWAVE FINANCIAL
WealthCoach™ Team Expands with New Team Member
 

SATELLITE BEACH, FL — October 17, 2017. FirstWave Financial is proud to welcome the newest addition to their team, Jamie B. Ostrander. Ostrander joins Laura Chiesman and Robert DeVries as one of FirstWave’s WealthCoaches.

As […]

SpaceCoast Living’s Toy Drive Event | Todd the Pizza Planet Truck, Giving and a Movie

December 10th
2 p.m. @ Church at Viera
SpaceCoast Living is hosting a toy drive at the Church of Viera on December 10. There will be an airing of Toy Story, with admission to the event being a toy or a monetary donation. The doors open at 2 p.m., and the movie starts at 2:30 p.m.. The […]

Parrish Medical Group Welcomes Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon William Jennings Near, MD

 

PORT ST. JOHN, PORT CANAVERAL, MELBOURNE & TITUSVILLE, FLA. (October 25, 2017)— Parrish Medical Group, with offices in Titusville, Port St. John, Port Canaveral and Suntree/Melbourne, welcomes William Jennings Near, MD as its newest board-certified orthopedic surgeon.

Dr. Near has practiced orthopedic medicine in Nebraska, Florida and, most recently, at Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington, Ohio.

His general […]

Island Animal Hospital at Viera Expands Facility, Plans Grand Opening

October 24, 2017 Viera, FL. Island Animal Hospital has completed an expansion of their facility with a larger reception area and new treatment areas.  Guests are welcome to attend Island Animal Hospital at Viera’s open house event, taking place on October 26th, 2017. Island Animal Hospital at Viera is located near Publix in the Stadium […]

Going the Extra Mile

Trying to find help in a huge, warehouse-style home improvement store can feel like wandering through no man’s land. Typically, it’s up to you to sort through the many products, and decipher sometimes technical or industry specific language. Just when you’ve found a product you might be interested in, you can’t find a salesperson for […]

Parrish Healthcare Center at Port Canaveral Now Open

New Facility Provides Occupational Medicine, Primary Care and Other Services

TITUSVILLE, FLA. (August 30, 2017) —Parrish Healthcare has opened a new healthcare facility at Port Canaveral that will provide a primary care/walk-in clinic as well as occupational medicine services, workers’ compensation care, diagnostics, physical therapy, industrial rehabilitation and sleep disorder services. The center is open from […]

Health First Opens Bone Wellness Center

MELBOURNE, FL (August 28, 2017) – Health First is pleased to announce the opening of the Bone Wellness Center, located at 205 E. NASA Blvd., Melbourne. The Bone Wellness Center offers a comprehensive program to evaluate, educate and support patients in treatment decisions related to low bone mass, osteoporosis and related fractures. This includes appointment […]

Achieve Beautiful Skin is hosting their 5th annual Bras for a Cause

Viera, Fla. (August 3, 2017) – Achieve Beautiful Skin, a Viera-based medi-spa, is hosting their 5th annual Bras for a Cause on Thursday, September 21 at Suntree Country Club from 6 to 9 p.m., featuring local male community leaders showing off their best bra-related fashion!

This is a new addition to this year’s Bras for a […]

Ride with Jim Transit Event Announced for August 30th in Titusville

Brevard County, FL – Space Coast Area Transit announced a new Ride with Jim quarterly transit event, the first of which takes place in Titusville on August 30, 2017. Ride with Jim provides the general public and transit advocates an opportunity to share coffee & conversation with those who help shape Brevard County’s Transit System.

Co-sponsored by Bagel 13, the morning […]

Health First Valve Team Performs 100 TAVR procedures

Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center’s Hybrid Operating Room (OR) Serves as Setting for Open-Heart Surgery Alternative

MELBOURNE, Fla.(August 16, 2017) – Two years after successfully completing its first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR), the Health First Valve team is celebrating performing its 100th procedure.

The minimally invasive procedure provides critically ill aortic stenosis (AS) patients an […]

Laura Chiesman Appointed to EDC Board

Satellite Beach, Fl— July 28, 2017. FirstWave Financial has announced that their President, Laura Chiesman, has been appointed to the Economic Development Commission Board.

This appointment comes as another step in a long partnership between FirstWave and the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast, with Founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Tom Kirk, […]

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One Family, One Mission: To Serve Many

Mother’s Day Brunch Gives Back to the Community

Bring a box of diapers in and Moms eat free on Mother’s Day, May 14th!
Viera, FL (April 28, 2017) – Pizza Gallery and Grill will be supporting Pregnancy Resources during the month of May through the “4th Annual Diaper Drive in honor of Mother’s Day” event on May 14th.

On Mother’s Day, from 10 a.m. to […]

Brevard Moms

Jody Bargetti
Profession: Mom & Emergency Room Nurse
Jody Bargetti, originally from Massachusetts, is a single mom with three kids: 16-year-old Safina, 13-year-old Aaron, and 6-year-old Ava. Safina is a sophomore at Viera High. Aaron goes to McNair Magnet School in Rockledge, and “my little one goes to Suntree Elementary,” Bargetti says. An emergency room nurse at […]

Special Olympics

Walk on Water Equestrian
Special Olympics equestrian riders based in Brevard County will soon be saddling up to practice for the games in a new arena.

Walk on Water, a Merritt Island non-profit organization that provides a variety of animal therapies and riding instruction, was recently selected by Special Olympics Florida-Brevard County to be the official […]

Wellness Center

SCL: This is a beautiful facility. How do area companies and their personnel take advantage of Pro-Health & Fitness Centers?

Jon Williams: We take pride in getting our communities moving, exercising and living a healthy lifestyle. We also understand the importance of Brevard County’s workforce to be the best they can be in their place of […]

The 5 Stages of Financial Life

As we go through life we are not only on a personal journey, but a financial journey as well. Throughout the different stages of our lives, we experience different financial situations that require us to assess where we are and the progress that we have made. This allows us to feel confident that we have […]