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3:57 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

25th Fall Fundraiser For Melbourne Center For Personal Growth Operated By AMIkids

In this edition of Coastal Connection, Nichole Barnes, director of case management and fall fundraising coordinator at The Melbourne Center for Personal Growth, operated by AMIkids-Space Coast, talks about their 25th Fall Fundraiser. The event takes place on Nov. 3 at the Viera Community Center from 1 to 3 p.m.

Events
2:11 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

The Usual Suspects Bring Blues And More To The Panthereum

The Usual Suspects will take the stage at Florida Tech’s outdoor Panthereum when WFIT and the City of Melbourne present a free concert Sunday, October 20 from 3 until 6 p.m.

The Usual Suspects are anything but "usual." The band is tight, precise and all business...high energy "blues and more." The Usual Suspects include Rick Fincke, guitars and vocals; JT Burley, bass and vocals; and WFIT's own senior underwriter, George Wilson, on drums.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair or enjoy the new seating at the handicapped accessible Panthereum this Sunday, October 20.

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Podcasts
2:08 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

The Havenly Affair 2013 - Vroom!

In this episode of Coastal Connection, Carol Colombo and Mary Dru Bowman of The Haven for Children introduce Vroom! - The Havenly Affair 2013. The charity event will be held on Thursday, Oct. 19 and will feature selections of a never-before-seen private collection of Ferraris and Aston-Martin, ranging from vintage race cars to modern supercars.

The event will benefit The Haven for Children, a charity that strives to meet the needs of neglected, abused and abandoned children in Brevard County and East Central Florida by assuring the highest quality of care for the children and the program’s continued success.

Station Announcement
1:06 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Coming Up On Sound Waves

Fri, Oct. 25, noon - Taking Back Sunday

Celebrate Florida Tech Homecoming with a rare special radio session with Taking Back Sunday! The band will join us in our studio to kick off homecoming weekend with a big free show in Downtown Melbourne.

Listen to Sound Waves with every week day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on WFIT!

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Environment and Science
11:02 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Slideshow: Expeditions Team Up For Conservation Paddle

Joe Guthrie, Mallory Dimmit, Justin Riney and Carlton Ward Jr. with their gear loaded up, ready to launch into upper Fisheating Creek.
Carlton Ward Jr. CarltonWard.com

The Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition team recently came together with Expedition Florida 500's Justin Riney to paddle the length of Fisheating Creek - a tributary to Lake Okeechobee and the Everglades - in an effo

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