The Neighbors of Suntree women’s civic group of more than 300 members focuses on helping Brevard through financial support of a host of community service organizations. “Being part of Neighbors of Suntree is like being with family,” said vice president June Mikell.
Beautifully imperfect knitted blankets and shawls are gifted to Hospice of Health First through Love Stitches, a group of volunteers who painstakingly create the items. T […]
Members of the 45th Space Wing and its mission partners, Junior Enlisted Officer Corp cadets, and other supporters of local military veterans gathered at Wickham Senior Center in Melbourne, Fla., at 2:30 a.m. to honor World War II, Vietnam and Korean War veterans Oct. 17. […]
Colombian native and former United States Army paratrooper Javier Molinares knew the struggle it can be to learn a new language, so with the help of Blanca Garcia, Brevard County Public Schools liaison for English as a Second language students, Molinares in 2013 started the Brevard Hispanic Center to help adults get a better grasp of English. […]
Longtime public servant Tim Deratany has seen incredible changes and growth since arriving in Brevard County from Michigan in 1947 at the age of eight. For the past 50 years, Deratany has been making a positive impact on the Space Coast as the mayor of Indialantic, a member of the Florida House of Representatives and the Florida Senate, as a successful businessman, and most recently, a member of the Space Coast Tourist Development Council. […]
Sandra Pelham created a program within her own community that helps children receive education and meals during the summer break. She founded the “Community Read and Feed” program for those children that may not have many options in the summertime. The Community Read and Feed Program is a summer program for children who arrive at a facility, read books and are provided a meal. […]