When Boring Becomes Extradordinary

Arts & Community

  By Allysar Hassan As a little girl, Carmen Beecher would walk to the nearest drug store in Dundee, FL, put 25 cents on the counter and order a banana split. The druggist would take his apron off and cross…


In Sickness and In Health


  When Theresa Williams was diagnosed with breast cancer the week of her 50th birthday, husband Mike’s initial reaction was anger. “Of course you wonder-why her?” Mike remembers. “I was angry, how could this happen to my lovely wife, someone…


Healing & Hope


Millions of women are surviving breast cancer today thanks to early detection, advances in treatment and increased awareness. To celebrate survivors and inspire those women who are newly diagnosed, photographer Ray Baldino captured elegant portraits of breast cancer survivors. His…


Breast Cancer Survivor: Virginia Hatcher


Virginia Hatcher, 35 “Someone sent me a quote when I was diagnosed that I have carried with me every day since then.  ‘What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us,’…


Finding a Voice

People & Business

No one understands better than Dr. Stephanie Haridopolos that to an outsider she has the “perfect” life. She’s married to Senate President Mike Haridopolos, has three beautiful children and is a successful family physician in Melbourne. But since disclosing her…


Definite Results? No Sweat!


You look in the mirror and know exactly which areas of Your body you want to improve. with fervor, You join a gym or hire  a personal trainer to help You make these improvements. some time into Your contract, You…


7 Things to do on Labor Day Weekend!


You work hard, it is time to celebrate!   Central Florida and Brevard’s Space Coast is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a special holiday devoted to hard working American’s!     Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex: At Kennedy Center…


Kennedy Space Center Celebrates 50th Anniversary!


Kennedy Space Center Celebrates 50th Anniversary Year with Special Tours and Offers     NASA is offering visitors rare access to several key areas of Kennedy Space Center during its 50th anniversary year to enhance a popular destination that already…


Swim, Jump, Splash!


By: Allysar Hassan Summer is coming to an end, but before the chaos erupts and your shopping cart is colliding with others in a panicked sprint for school supplies, a relaxing getaway to a Blue Springs park may be just…