Brevard Business News

Florida’s Space Coast is a Premier Destination for Tourists, Features Thriving Economy with World’s Top Cruise Port at Port Canaveral

PETER CRANIS: Our Spring Marketing Campaign has been working hard for us since mid-January and will continue as we come into peak season. We purposely wanted to launch the unprecedented $1.6 million campaign in mid-January, as we knew that many other destinations would be out there marketing to consumers following a long hiatus due to COVID. […]

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Brevard Heart Foundation ‘Heart of a Hero’ Awards Gala Set for Friday, March 24

Healthcare is one of the leading industries in Brevard County, and many of these unsung heroes go without recognition of the dedication and compassion they bring to their patients on a daily basis. Brevard Heart Foundation is changing that as it will be honoring and celebrating 15 awardees from the Space Coast at its second Annual Heart of a Hero Awards Gala on March 24 at the Hilton Melbourne at Rialto Place. […]

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OBITUARY: Decorated World War II Veteran Otis Marion Christensen Passes Away at 98 March 14

Otis Marion Christensen, 98, of Titusville Florida, passed away peacefully at his home on March 14, 2023. At the age of 18, Otis was drafted into the United States Army in 1943 during World War II and served in the 3rd Infantry. He received numerous medals for his service, including two purple hearts. When Otis returned from the war in 1946, he decided to start a nursery business.