Brevard County

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Gearing Up for 2014 Special Olympics


Area Softball Team Heading to National Competition In 2010, a Special Olympics Unified Softball Team was formed in Brevard County. Little did they know, four years later they would be going to the 2014 Special Olympics National Games in New Jersey….

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Northrop Grumman Selects Brevard County for Expansion

Blog, News

The Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast announced that Northrop Grumman Corporation has selected Brevard County for a significant expansion that could add 1,800 jobs at full program capacity at an average annual salary of $100,000. The project, known…

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No Waste in this Space


Waste Management Converting Trash to Energy By Carl Kotala   Waste Management, which serves 20 million customers throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico – including Brevard County – is producing enough renewable energy to power 1.2 million homes…

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Eckerd: the First Name in Second Chances


Few traumas can compare to the trauma a child faces when he or she is removed from his or her biological family. But for hundreds of kids each year in Brevard County, there is no other choice for the child’s…

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100 Most Powerful People on the Space Coast

Business, Profiles

What makes a powerful person, powerful?  Many agree with the timeless 17th Century maxim, “Knowledge is power.”  But someone else observed, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know, that makes the difference,” and certainly power is often defined…