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Motorcyclist killed in Rockledge wreck on U.S. 1
Rockledge police are investigating a fatal wreck that occurred about 4 p.m. Friday on U.S. 1. The crash left a motorcyclist dead near U.S. 1 and Barton Avenue in front of Rockledge Regional Medical Center, according to Deputy Chief Donna Seyferth with Rockledge Police Department.
West Melbourne man fatally struck trying to cross US-1 in Brevard, troopers say
A 54-year-old West Melbourne man died Saturday night after he was hit by a car while trying to cross U.S. Route 1 in Brevard County, according to Florida Highway Patrol. James Newman was not in the crosswalk when he walked directly into the path of a 2004 Toyota 4-door car near the intersection of B
Cocoa/Rockledge Holiday Parade Set Saturday, Watch Live On Space Coast Daily TV
BREVARD COUNTY • ROCKLEDGE, FLORIDA – The Annual Cocoa–Rockledge Holiday Parade will be held on Saturday, December 8. This year’s theme is Candy Factory Holiday, as voted on by the public. The parade will leave from Rockledge High School at 3 p.m., go north on Florida Avenue, wind through Historic C
FDLE investigation finds Brevard school officials manipulated process for hiring lobbying firm
State law enforcement officials have been investigating the Brevard County school district for more than a year, unbeknownst to the public, and found that leaders in the district manipulated the process for hiring a lobbying firm.
Brevard County girl killed in house fire
MIMS, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - Pictures of a devastating and deadly fire show huge flames taking over a house on Brockett Road in Mims. Seven people were trapped inside, including three children.
Guardian 'Angel' stolen from yard of Rockledge couple
It was a concrete statue of an angel given to Betty Goodson as a message of comfort and hope after her husband suffered a stroke just over a decade ago. The three-foot tall angel stood like a heavenly sentry, surviving hurricanes, the bruising Florida heat and even the threat of flooding that bubble
Hazardous weather outlook in place for Space, Treasure Coasts
A hazardous weather outlook for waters from the Sebastian Inlet to to the Jupiter Inlet is in place and expected to remain so tonight, according to the National Weather Service in Melbourne.
Thieves Spent Hours Harvesting $15,000 of Garlic in Weird Farm Heist
Garlic farmer Leah McLeod heard her dogs barking during the night a few weeks ago but thought nothing of it. The next day, the entire crop at her farm in Cockatoo, 70 kilometres east of Melbourne, was gone. Between 300 and 400 kilograms of organic Australian and Italian garlic, valued at anywhere be
Rough weather expected to roll through Brevard ahead of cold front
A line of intense thunderstorms was expected to sweep across the Space Coast on Sunday, bringing heavy rains, followed by cooler temperatures. There was also the possibility of an isolated tornado - primarily in northern Brevard - forming with the storm's passage.
Brick thrown from car on Melbourne freeway
Footage has been released showing a woman who was a passenger in a car hurling a brick towards another car on Melbourne's Monash Freeway. Police say three women in their early 20s, were in a sedan on the Monash Freeway between Hallam and Narre Warren, when a stolen gold Toyota Echo drove up next to
Person pronounced dead after wreck in Micco
MICCO -The Florida Highway Patrol said a pedestrian died after a wreck that happen on U.S. 1 in Micco just after 7 p.m. Saturday. The pedestrian was between hit near the bridge that divides Indian River and Brevard Counties.
Bicyclist, 28, Dies In Overnight Crash Involving A Pickup Truck on US-1 Near Sharpes
crash happened around 1:22 a.m. BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Florida Highway Patrol responded to a fatal crash involving a bicyclist and pickup truck on US-1 and Pam Lem St. near Sharpes early Saturday morning.
Yes, you need to see this Cocoa Beach event
I am sure every city has some great events scheduled for December to celebrate Christmas and the Holidays...street parades, boat parades, breakfast with Santa, themed 5k runs...and many more...Cocoa Beach has these on their schedule and plus a couple of unique ones worth checking out.
Pedestrian struck, killed by car in Brevard County, FHP says
A pedestrian was killed Saturday night after being struck by a car in south Brevard County, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The crash was reported about 7:05 p.m. at Baldwin Drive and U.S.1, just south of Micco. Troopers said the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Man's body is pulled from the Yarra River in the heart of Melbourne's CBD
A man's body was found in the Yarra River on Sunday morning. Emergency services were called to the scene, near Southgate Avenue, just after 9am. Police were seen with paramedics, firefighters and divers at the busy strip of Southbank.
Bicyclist struck and killed in Brevard County crash, troopers say
A bicyclist was killed in a fatal crash in Brevard County early Sunday morning after a vehicle struck the rider from behind, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Justin Michael Hold, of Land’O Lakes, was traveling southbound on U.S. 1 in the inside lane around 1 a.m. when Joseph John Lento, of T
All I want for Christmas is a squeaky toy
When Christmas morning rolls along, Janet Monaco’s three dogs and two cats will find Santa left them a pile of squeaky toys, catnip and collars under the tree, just as he does every year.
Port St. Lucie toddler recovering from dog bite suffered in West Melbourne
PORT ST. LUCIE — A toddler from Port St. Lucie visiting Brevard County was attacked by a dog Wednesday, according to Brevard County Fire Rescue and WPTV Newschannel 5. Paramedics went to a home on American Drive in West Melbourne about 4:22 p.m. for the call, Fire Rescue said. The girl was taken by
SpaceX rocket still floating in Atlantic Ocean after botched ground landing
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A SpaceX rocket booster is still floating in the ocean after the Falcon 9 missed its intended ground target and splash-landed following Wednesday's launch from Cape Canaveral.
How Lockheed Martin got tangled in a bizarre lawsuit over a former employee — and her death
The relationship ended as quickly as it started: They were together by Valentine’s Day and married the next month. By July, she was dead. Now, the cause of the Cocoa woman’s suicide and her husband’s alleged role in it are all at the heart of an unusual federal lawsuit against defense and aerospace