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Space Coast Area Transit promotes 321Transit app for bus riders, offers free fares Thursday

With new app, riders can view any bus on its route with real-time arrival information and use contactless mobile ticketing.

Gunmaker Dark Storm Industries relocating from New York to Titusville, bringing 50 jobs

Dark Storm plans to bring 50 jobs to Titusville, after Brevard County and city governing boards combined to approve $1.08 million in economic incentives

Melbourne Square mall owner Washington Prime files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

The company, which spun off from the nation's largest mall operator, Simon Property Group in 2014, currently has 102 shopping centers,

FPL warns of phone, email scams targeting utility customers, threatening shutoff of power

Scammers call people, and threaten to shut off a customer's power or water service, unless customer pays bill using a gift card or payment app.

Condominium's authority to pass special assessments found in governing documents

Often the governing documents give condominium boards broad authority to pass special assessments as needed.

Space Coast tourism roars back from COVID-19 slump, even with cruise ships still idle

Revenue from Brevard County's 5% tourist development tax on hotel rooms and other short-term rentals in March/April time frame set record

Carnival's Mardi Gras to start sailing from Port Canaveral on July 31, followed by Magic

The Mardi Gras is Carnival's largest ship, and the first Carnival ship powered by liquefied natural gas.

Robison named president by the principals of Lightle Becker Robison

He is a partner in the commercial property real estate firm, which serves clients in Florida, Georgia and Alabama.

First-ever fueling of cruise ship in North America with liquefied natural gas occurs at Port Canaveral

Carnival's Mardi Gras can hold 3,600 cubic meters of liquefied natural gas — enough fuel for a 14-day cruise with passengers.

Royal Caribbean's return to cruising includes two ships sailing from Port Canaveral

Norwegian's first ship sailing from Port Canaveral will be the Escape, offering seven-night itineraries to the Caribbean, beginning Nov. 13.

Carnival to require first passengers to have COVID-19 vaccines when its cruises restart in July

It the policy remains in effect for Florida sailings, it would put cruise giant at odds with Gov. Ron DeSantis, who opposes "vaccine passports."

USSSA baseball, softball events boost economic activity in Viera, along Space Coast

Office of Tourism Executive Director Peter Cranis estimates events at Space Coast Complex bring in $22M to $26M a year in economic benefits to Brevard

Carnival's Mardi Gras: Space Coast welcomes ship at Port Canaveral, hoping sailings resume soon

Crowds of spectators lined the shore at Jetty Park and Port Canaveral to welcome the Mardi Gras cruise ship. Some onlookers arrived as early as 4 a.m.

Those peer-to-peer payment apps: Which one's the best deal for your needs?

Don't discount the convenience of moving money via easy-to-use peer-to-peer payment apps. Take a look at popular choices PayPal, Venmo and Zelle.
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