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Sales tax holidays offer tax savings for Florida families

Sales tax holidays offer tax savings for Florida families

Sales tax holidays offer tax savings for Florida families Back-to-school sales tax holiday, lower business rent tax, tax relief for hurricane preparation and recovery passed  The Florida Senate recently passed House Bill 7123, Taxation. The legislation will deliver broad-based tax relief to families and businesses across the state with a focus on sales tax holidays that offer tax savings for Florida families preparing for the upcoming 2019 hurricane season and the 2019-2020 school year,...

Here’s why I support Recycle Brevard — and hope you’ll want to be part of it, too

Here’s why I support Recycle Brevard — and hope you’ll want to be part of it, too

Here’s why I support Recycle Brevard — and hope you’ll want to be part of it, too I’ve been volunteering now with Recycle Brevard for more than five years. During that time it’s become clear to me that very few people realize just who Recycle Brevard  really is and, more particularly, what Recycle Brevard does. That fact was brought home in a big way during the recent back-and-forth on the ever-changing list of acceptable recyclable items through the county’s contract with Waste Management. I...

Animal Sanctuary in Cocoa for neglected, forgotten animals: Money needed for phase 3

Animal Sanctuary in Cocoa for neglected, forgotten animals: Money needed for phase 3

Animal Sanctuary in Cocoa for neglected, forgotten animals: Money needed for phase 3Sanctuary will have veterinary clinic, cat cottage, barn, dog bungalows. A Brevard County woman's love for animals has led her to take on a big project: opening a sanctuary for hundreds of animals of all sizes. Katherine Johnson, founder of Friends for Animals Sanctuary, said they are dogs and cats that have a hard time finding a new home because of their behavior, or maybe because some people don't find them...

Netflix’s New Year’s Eve countdown helps parents tuck in kids early

Netflix’s New Year’s Eve countdown helps parents tuck in kids early

Netflix’s New Year’s Eve countdown helps parents tuck in kids earlyNetflix is bringing back its family friendly collection of New Year's countdown videos, and you can start watching them today. If you're unfamiliar with the annual tradition, Netflix releases a series of short videos featuring kids' favorite characters so the younger members of the household can celebrate the turn of a new year, too. Parents love that the videos can be played ANY TIME of the day. This means kids still get a...