Publisher’s Note


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Current Issue, Publisher's Note

In case you haven’t heard, the magazine you are holding in your hands — or reading online — has been named best overall magazine in its class in the state of Florida.
The Florida Magazine Association bestowed the award to Space Coast Living in August at its annual Charlie Awards dinner highlighting the best in magazine publishing. Our annual welcome, relocation and tourist guide, Discover the Space Coast, was also named best tourism publication in Florida in its class.


Bold idea also launched Space Coast

Publisher's Note

It began with a bold idea.
Speaking before a joint session of Congress on May 25, 1961, President John F. Kennedy announced the ambitious goal of sending an American to the moon by the end of the decade. The announcement came just six weeks after Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space and four years after the Soviet Union shocked and embarrassed the United States by launching Sputnik, the Earth’s first artificial satellite.


Coasts are kissing cousins

Publisher's Note
A simple wooden sign greets visitors to Melbourne Village. Villager Mabel Saunders so enjoyed bidding hello to neighbors that the sign was erected in her memory. ROB DOWNEY When we acquired Space Coast Living last year, it seemed to make...

Earning a place on your coffee table

Publisher's Note
It’s been a whirlwind few months since our company, Indian River Media Group, purchased this magazine. Since then, we’ve worked feverishly to relaunch Space Coast Living, keeping many of its fine attributes while adding a few of our own. By...