Brevard beaches staying open for now

Brevard County officials have been struggling with a decision like many other local governments in Florida: Do we close down the beaches or leave them open?

ULA successfully launches Atlas V

The United Launch Alliance (ULA) launched its Atlas V rocket on Thursday from Cape Canaveral. Some upcoming missions are in jeopardy or delayed due to coronavirus concerns.

Beach businesses concerned about coronavirus

Business across the state are taking a hit from coronavirus concerns, but it is especially difficult in beach communities that rely on tourists and day trippers. Still, the state is leaving it up to each city to decide whether to implement orders to close down.

Norwegian Cruise Lines suspend sailings through April 11

Norwegian Cruise Lines has announced a suspension of sailings through April 11. One of those cruises was scheduled to depart from Port Canaveral on Friday, but passengers were asked to disembark. Disney and Royal Caribbean had already announced suspensions.

Coronavirus impacting blood donations

Blood banks in Central Florida and all over the country are seeing a decrease in donations. They say the coronavirus is very close to creating a blood shortage crisis.

Florida Tech closes graduation to families

At least one Central Florida university is changing its graduation ceremony plans due to concerns over the coronavirus. Florida Tech University is moving to a smaller venue and closing its ceremony to only allow graduates to attend.