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  1. Tracking your SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WESH-TV

    ... AND CONTINUE TO FIGHT THAT HORRIBLE, HORRIBLE THING. OUTSIDE RIGHT NOW, NOT SO HORRIBLE. WE TAKE YOU OUT TO BREVARD COUNTY, A LIVE LOOK FROM OUR MELBOURNE SKY CAM. BOY, OH, BOY, WHAT A NICE START TO THE DAY. THE SUNRISE WILL BE SPECTACULAR, HARDLY A ...

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  2. All Aboard Florida's New Financing Kept Suspiciously Secret, Attorney SaysRead the original story

    Friday | Sunshine State News

    ... AAF is pushing for immediate approval. In fact, the first critical vote is next week, Oct. 21, when the Brevard County Commission is scheduled to meet and vote on the Brevard PAB. Said Ryan, "The PAB approach is a disservice to Florida citizens. So ...

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  3. Lake County man arrested in slaying of woman found in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 44-year-old Leesburg man was arrested in the slaying of a 24-year-old woman found dead in the Indian River near Titusville. Brevard County Sheriff's investigators believe Lance David Berning picked up Jennifer Hedges as a prostitute on a street in Titusville and drove her to a remote area to have sex.

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  4. Michael Dunn to spend life in prison for murdering Marietta teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Examiner.com

    ... into a local hotel, and learned via a television news report that Davis died. Dunn then drove to his home in Brevard County, without calling authorities. He was arrested the next day at his home. Earlier this year, Robin Lemonidis, Dunn's attorney, ...

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  5. SO: Man arrested in case of woman beaten, dumped in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WESH-TV

    ... OF TITUSVILLE. HE WAS IN TITUSVILLE, EVIDENTLY PICKED HER UP ON THE STREET, TOOK HER TO A LOCATION IN NORTH BREVARD COUNTY WHERE THEY ENGAGED IN SEXUAL ENCOUNTER. AT SOME POINT THAT BECAME VIOLENT. IT ENDED UP WITH HIM TAKING HER LIFE. HE DROVE HER ...

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  6. Michael Dunn sentenced to life plus 105 years in Jordan Davis murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Examiner.com

    ... on November 23, 2012, in Jacksonville, Florida, by Michael David Dunn, a 45-year-old software developer from Brevard County who was visiting the city for his son's wedding. The incident began when Dunn asked Davis and his companions to turn down the ...

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  7. Leesburg man charged in death of woman whose body was found in Indian RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WFTV Orlando

    Deputies have made an arrest in the death of a woman whose body was found in the Indian River last week. Lance Berning, 44, of Leesburg , was arrested Friday and charged with first-degree murder in the death of Jennifer Hedges, 24, according to Brevard County sheriff's investigators.

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  8. All Aboard Florida funding plan up for vote next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Business Journal

    The Brevard County Commission is set to vote on an agreement next week that would help the $2.5 billion Miami-to-Orlando passenger rail secure funds to build the Central Florida portion of the project.

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  9. Arrest made in woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Click Orlando

    An arrest has been made in the death of a woman whose body was found floating in the Indian River near Titusville, according to the Brevard County Sheriff's Office. The body of Jennifer Hedges, 24, was found last Thursday by a boater.

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  10. Alan James Yost Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... (Virginia) Yost Jr., Brian (Pam) Yost and Kirk (Liz) Yost; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild, all of Brevard County, FL. He was preceded in death by his parents. He was blessed with 13 brothers and sisters (seven who preceded him) and ...

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  11. On Native GroundCLASS Warfare? Only When the Poor Fight BackRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... across your skin. The Oct. 14-24 Sandsational "Art of Sand" festival in Veria, Fla., is sponsored by the Brevard County Alliance, a non-profit booster of the arts on Florida's Space Coast. AR Photo: Ted Manna As he meticulously shaped a signature ...

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  12. BC-FL--Medical Marijuana-Debate,ADVISORY, FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WBNS

    Members of the news media are invited to attend the debate between supporters and opponents of Amendment 2. The debate will be held at the WESH 2 Studios, 1021 N. Wymore Road, Winter Park, at 7p.m. Wednesday. Participants include John Morgan, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri, Dr. Stephanie Haridopolos, a family practitioner from Brevard County and Dr. Clifford A. Selsky, a pediatrician from Winter Springs Media crews must pre-register to attend.

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  13. Jess Parrish Medical Foundation to Host Annual Gala "Latin Fusion...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | WFTV Orlando

    ... counseling services, financial assistance, career guidance, victim advocacy, and a safe house in North Brevard County. "It is our privilege to be the presenting sponsor of this great event for the third year in a row. We believe in continuing the ...

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  14. Cooler air moving into Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Click Orlando

    ... e first part of the day," Bridges said. "For the afternoon drive, some heavy rain will be sticking around for Brevard County." "Central Florida will be dry through the weekend, with highs in the mid-80s for Saturday and Sunday," Bridges said.

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  15. Brevard leaders decide which schools could close pending sales tax voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WFTV Orlando

    Brevard County school leaders have identified 12 potential schools that are at risk of closing if voters reject a half-cent sales tax next month. At a school board meeting Tuesday night, district leaders listed two groups of 12 elementary schools that could close: six are in the South Beaches area and the other six are in the North Beaches and Merritt Island area.

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  16. Some Brevard County schools could close over sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WESH-TV

    ... are geographically near each other, to determine if we close one how would it impact the other schools," said Brevard County Schools spokeswoman Michelle Irwin. That's a change from last year, when three schools closed after the public rejected a ...

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  17. Some Brevard County schools could be closed soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | WESH-TV

    COMING UP IN A COUPLE MINUTES. BACK TO YOU. BREVARD COUNTY SCHOOLS ON A POTENTIAL CLOSURE LIST WILL START TO EMERGE TONIGHT AS THE SCHOOL BOARD PREPARES FOR AN IMPORTANT TAX VOTE.

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  18. Ar EditorialBOEHNER: a Sluggish Clog in a Dumb MachineRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... And nothing could be more appropriate, perhaps, than doing so here in the Sunshine State. Last week, two Brevard County towns, Rockledge and Satellite Beach, approved similar agreements, with Cocoa Village and Cocoa Beach slated to follow, all ...

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  19. Weekly 5: Arkansas dealer ordered to pay up in consignment disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Boating Industry

    ... consumers, but never paid them the money they were owed after the sales, the state attorney general said. Brevard County, Florida, has agreed to offer an unnamed boat company tax incentives to move into the former Sea Ray Merritt Island facility . ...

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  20. County considers charging businesses to use boat rampsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Click Orlando

    PUBLIC BOAT RAMPS IN BREVARD COUNTY COULD SOON BE A LITTLE LESS CROWDED. THAT'S BECAUSE COUNTY OFFICIALS ARE CONSIDERING CHARGING BUSINESSES THAT RENT OUT CANOES AND KAYAKS A FEE TO OPERATE.

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