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‘Median makeover’ artist works to create welcoming landscape

The first impression of a town is often gleaned through its landscape, and that includes roadway med

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Details sought on visitors’ use of spoil islands

As the boat’s crew approached that first island off Sebastian and climbed ashore, they had no idea

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Suspect in animal cruelty may face stiffer penalty if convicted

A Satellite Beach dog groomer is now out on bond and has pleaded not guilty to abusing a German Shep

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Fire displaces Indialantic family

The garage of an Indialantic house was ravaged by flames last week, leaving the family who lived the

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Obscure land-use policy cooks couple’s in-home bakery plan

A little-used Brevard County density policy for the South Beaches area has shut the oven door on a M

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‘Beachside Blitz’ puts disobedient drivers on notice

Maybe you didn’t notice the man in the big straw hat, standing near State Road A1A and Eau Gallie

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Mars stars: Student teams impress with Red Planet ‘missions’

Imagine a group of researchers living in a 12-room biodome on Mars. Their base is constructed in a l

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Sidewalk, but not stoplight, eyed for A1A near site of fatality

The solution may not be the stoplight at Roosevelt Avenue that Chabad of the Space & Treasure Co

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Sheriff seeks millions to hire, retain deputies

Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey has issued a $3.2 million challenge to the County Commission to hi

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School ‘threat’ kept scores of students home

The Feb. 13 security scare at beachside schools prompted scores of concerned parents to keep their c

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County volunteers recruited for horseshoe crab research

Horseshoe crabs – those dark helmets with spindly legs and a sharp tail you sometimes see lying in

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Service dog’s mystery injury worries owner

A freak incident involving the service dog of a visiting disabled Army veteran has resulted in the G