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October 9, 2012
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Early Voting for the Aug. 14, 2012, Primary Election begins Saturday, Aug. 4, and ends Saturday, Aug. 11.

Voters can take advantage of Early Voting at any of the 8 locations throughout Brevard County (Including Melbourne, DeGroodt, and Melbourne Beach Libraries.)

Weekdays 8AM - 6PM
Weekends 8AM - 4PM

As a reminder, voters are encouraged to wear comfortable shoes and  carry water as Early Voting wait times can fluctuate.

For additional information, contact the Elections Office at (321) 633-2124 or visit the website.

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Issue: 1232August 6  |  2012
4th Annual Valor Awards  |  Thursday, August 30  |  6-9PM

Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront  |  2605 North Highway A1A



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Be a part of this year's 4th Annual Valor Awards Banquet where we honor local public safety personnel (Sheriff, Police, Fire and Rescue) in Brevard County for acts of extraordinary valor. 


Multiple awards will be presented to personnel, nominated by their respective Chiefs and Commanders, for among other things, putting themselves in harm's way to protect our citizens.

Awards will be presented in three distinguished categories:  Medal of Valor, Life Saving Award, and Medal of Merit.
Costs: $45 per person, $750 - Corporate Table for 8. 
For more information, contact Cassie Hansen (321) 724-5400, ext. 231,
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If you, too, would like to participate as a sponsor of this event
please contact Stephanie Franklin, (321) 724-5400, ext. 225,
Chamber2040 Social   |  Tuesday, August 14  |  5:30-7:30PM
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Land & Sea Thai Fusion,  630 E. Eau Gallie Blvd.
Indian Harbour Beach 32937


Whether you are 20, 40 or any age in between, you're sure to enjoy the casual and relaxing atmosphere of this networking social. Enjoy complimentary Hors d'oeuvres and a Cash bar, while you connect with other young professionals.


Costs: FREE for Chamber2040 members,

$10 Prospective members.


Please R.S.V.P. online by August 13, 2012

Weekly Calendar 
Thursday, August 9th, 5-7PM - Viera/Suntree Area Business Council Quarterly Social - Football Kickoff Party.  Location:  Tradewinds Restaurant at Duran Golf Club, 7032 Stadium Parkway, Viera 32940.  Games & Prizes, Costume Contests, Beer & Drink Specials, Tailgaters Fare.  Cost:  $5 chamber members, $10 non-members - payable at door; however, an R.S.V.P. is requested at
Tuesday, August 14th, 5:30-7:30pm - 2040 Networking Social.  Location:  Land & Sea Thai Fusion, 630 E. Eau Gallie Blvd., Indian Harbour Beach 32937.  Costs:  FREE for Chamber2040 members, $10 prospective members.  Complimentary Hors d'oeuvres, Cash bar.  Please R.S.V.P. online at  For more information, call (321) 274-5400, ext. 231. 
Wednesday, August 15th, 11:30AM - 1PM - Viera "Food for Thought" Luncheon.  Location:  Melbourne Regional Chamber/Viera, 7720 N. Wickham Road, Suite 113, Viera 32940.  Speaker:  Willam F. McCauslin, Global Innovative Training, LLC (GIT).  Topic:  Capitalizing on Diversity.  Luncheon Sponsor: Jersey Girl Deli. Cost is free for chamber members, $10 non-members.  Please R.S.V.P. online at 

Wednesday, August 8th, 11:30AM - Palm Bay Power Club Meeting.  Location:  The Knowledge Exchange, 5151 Babcock Street, N.E., Palm Bay.  For information, call club president Darby Koller (321) 473-8998.

Thursday, August 9th, 7:45AM -Beach Referral Group Leads Club Meeting.  Location:  Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront, 2605 Hwy. A1A, Melbourne. For information, call club president Alan Kershaw at (321) 750-3233.

Tuesday, August 7th, 8-9:30AM - Small Business Council Meeting.  Location: Melbourne Regional Chamber, 1005 E. Strawbridge Avenue, Melbourne 32901.
Wednesday, August 8th, 11:30AM-1PM - West Melbourne Business Association Meeting.  Location:  Buena Vida Estates, 2129 West New Haven Avenue, Melbourne 32904.
Friday, August 10th, 11AM - SCORE Small Business Counseling (FREE).  Location: Melbourne Regional Chamber, 1005 E. Strawbridge Avenue, Melbourne.  For more information, call (321) 254-2288.


R I B B O N   C U T T I N G S
POSTPONED - This Ribbon Cutting has been postponed - We will advise new date when rescheduled. 
Tuesday, August 7th - Ribbon Cutting - Genewize Life Sciences (Bill Quisenberry, Representative)
(Immediately Following Small Business Committee Meeting)
Event Start Time: 9:30AM
Event End Time :10:00AM
Ribbon Cut Time:  9:45 AM
Location:  Melbourne Regional Chamber, 1005 E. Strawbridge Avenue, Melbourne 32901
Additional Details:   Refreshment samples.
Company Description:  Nutritional Supplements based on Individual DNA.

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Two convenient Locations to Serve Our Members:

1005 E. Strawbridge Avenue, Melbourne, FL 32901
P: (321) 724-5400    |    F: (321) 725-2093
Hours:  Mon-Fri, 9AM - 4PM

7720 N. Wickham Rd., Ste. 113, Melbourne, FL 32940 
P: (321) 622-8998
Hours:  Mon-Thur, 9AM - 3:30PM, Closed on Fridays