By a vote of 3 to 2, the Brevard County School Board decided to institute a 30-day mask policy to combat the rising number of COVID-19 cases following an emergency meeting Aug. 30. The policy goes into effect immediately.

Charleys Philly Steaks is coming to the Viera Walmart. The company has created a facebook page made specifically for its new store and has advertised that the new Walmart location at 8500 N Wickham Road is "coming soon."

OMNI Healthcare is accepting walk-ins for the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and booster shots at its mass vaccination clinic located on the second floor of 1344 South Apollo Blvd. in Melbourne. No appointment is necessary. Hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. OMNI is also adminis…

A Hunter Safety class will be held in person at the UF/IFAS Extension Office in Cocoa 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 28. This class is for students who have completed the online portion of the course.Students will receive the classroom portion, written exam, and shooting qualification to…

Viera roads are about to get more crowded as thousands of students and teachers return to school. Early mornings and afternoons will be more congested around Viera Blvd. (Manatee Elementary), Stadium Pkwy. (Viera High, Viera Elementary, Viera Charter), Lake Andrew Dr. (Quest Elementary) and …

Melbourne, FL – OMNI Healthcare President and CEO Dr. Craig Deligdish  discussed the recent Covid-19 surge at a press conference today at the OMNI Healthcare headquarters in Melbourne. Deligdish answered questions regarding the recent surge, the Delta variant, current treatments and challeng…

More than a year after the Disney Dream became the last cruise ship to sail from Port Canaveral before COVID-19 shut down the industry, the ship is set to depart the Port today on a test cruise. 

For the past 27 years, RCLCO has conducted a national survey identifying the top-selling Master Planned Communities (MPCs) in the country. Earlier this month, they released their mid-year 2021 results, which ranked Viera, 18th in the nation. The rankings are based on new-homes sales, with fe…

As construction moves forward on a rail bridge over I-95 along the corridor between Cocoa and Orlando International Airport, many are wondering if Brightline’s high-speed rail extension will make a stop on the Space Coast.

At this morning’s school board meeting, Superintendent Mark Mullins presented his Superintendent Report which showed the performance rates and attendance of different student demographics over the last five years. Demographics such as race/ethnicity, English Language Learners, students with …

Construction on the Viera Costco off I-95 at Pineda Causeway is in full swing today despite the weather. The membership-only big-box retailer is expected to open in the fall of this year, according to a company representative.

Melbourne, FL – Dr. Katherine M. Cobb has been named to the Board of Trustees of Stetson University. Dr. Cobb is President of Melbourne-based Holy Trinity Episcopal Academy, a dual campus private school of approximately 900 students, which was recently named in the top 1-percent of K-12 priv…