We've moved! Well, just for this episode...past guest Dave Rich from Pappagallo's is our host for this episode, featuring the Port Commissioner Wayne Justice in Port Canaveral. In this episode, Commissioner Justice talks about holding the "nuclear football" for President H.W. Bush and how the Port is transforming for even more growth in the future!
"To Write Love On Her Arms" is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. And their headquarters are right here in Downtown Melbourne. Founded by Jamie Tworkowski, let's find out how it all started.
The voice of local politics in Brevard, Bill and Jorge have been a team together for many years...but how did they get their start? Let's find out about their "Brevard Story" and talk local issues
The President of the Melbourne Regional Chamber, Michael Ayers is our latest guest on "Dinner and Drinks" and on this episode we learn how the chamber helps small businesses and the full growth Melbourne is going towards
In business since the mid-1970's, Wesche Jewelers has been a part of the Brevard Community and has probably fitted someone in your life with some pretty jewelry! So what's Wesche Jewelers' story? And how can you quickly learn about buying the right piece? We find out in this new episode!
In the history of "Brevard County" one voice stands out above the rest (myself included), because for many decades you've had Mike Lowe in your cars and a part of our lives. Just like you, I grew up hearing Mike on your favorite radio station...and for one night he came out to hang with me!
The Brevard County tie with Florida Tech goes back to the 1950's and my tie to the Panthers reaches back to 2000 when my mom first started working on campus. Our guest this week is the President of Florida Tech Dr. Dwayne McCay AND his wife Mary Helen McCay (who by the way trained to fly on shuttle Challenger!).
My guest today is Robert Johnston, a graduate of Satellite High and a personal friend of mine back in Satellite. We both wrestled and graduated together. Robert then joined the Marine's and served his country with honor, however today he's still protecting our country. How you might ask? Well, you know that whole "Russia" thing...he, and his company, are the ones that figured it out! It's an amazing tale and you get to hear it stra... Read more
What's the status of our lagoon? It seems like every few months an algae bloom or fish die-off pollutes our air...so who's doing something about it? The answer is the Marine Resource Council, and Steve Sharkey sat down with us to talk about the health of our Indian River Lagoon.
This father/son law firm in Palm Bay has been a part of our Brevard County community since the 1980's. So on the latest episode of "Dinner and Drinks" we sat down to learn how Alpizar Law started, how the father/son team was formed, and how they both help the community both in Palm Bay and beachside.
On the latest episode of "Dinner and Drinks" Vice President of Marketing of The Viera Company, and family who's owned the land in Viera since the 1940's, Lauri Duda sat down to tell me how the idea of Viera started and where we can see it going in the future. This was such a cool experience with Lauri and she is now one of my favorite people!
You've watched his coverage of all things rockets, you've seen him on Spectrum News 13 for many years now...but what brought Greg Pallone to Brevard? How did he become our "Go-To" guy for rocket launches? That and the future of space flight is all discussed on episode 7
Owner of Satellite Beach's "Pappagallo's" has a long tie to my family, and I wanted to share his story with you. Also, I've now been craving a stomboli for the past week.
Jayvo Scott is many things; father, artist, boyfriend, actor, son, entrepreneur, and many more. The one thing I know best about him? He's also an uplifting spirit should you feel down. Let's get to know Jayvo Scott and the history he and his family have made in Brevard County
For close to 20 years, Mindy has been on your radio every weekday morning. Getting you through the morning drive or hearing her in your doctors office, I find out Mindy's "Brevard County" story and ask her what it's like being a woman in radio.
Friends since high school, Kyle and I go way back to the early 2000's! Kyle has one of the best stories in Brevard and he's one of the few people I know that is truly a Brevard County native. He was born here in Melbourne, went to school beachside, even got his MBA from F.I.T! Just off the Downtown Melbourne Food & Wine Festival we talk to Kyle about the direction of Downtown Melbourne, local politics, and we make fun of each othe... Read more
Throughout his life, and career, there's one person Wingnut will continuously brag about. And that's his mom! On Halloween night, she sat down with him to talk about her Brevard County story; how she came to Cocoa Beach in the 70's for Spring Break, her career at F.I.T, and now her future into retirement. She's the light of his life, come get to know the woman who makes Wingnut strive for greater things.
Owner of our host location, Ole Fire Grill, Todd Spindler sits down for the first episode of "Dinner And Drinks". How did this taco spot come to be? What's the future for nightlife in Downtown Melbourne? What was Lester Holt from MSNBC doing in Ole Fire Grill? We find out all those answers and eat some amazing food.