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Titusville

(tī`təsvĭl), city (1990 pop. 39,394), seat of Brevard co., E Fla., on Indian River (a lagoon); inc. 1886. It is a growing, regional trade center. The construction in the 1950s of the space center on nearby Cape CanaveralCape Canaveral
, low, sandy promontory extending E into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island, E Fla., separated from Merritt Island by the Banana River, a lagoon; named (1963) Cape Kennedy in memory of President John F. Kennedy, it reverted to its original name in 1973.
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 brought tourism and commercial enterprises to the "Space Coast," but aerospace no longer thoroughly dominates the economy. The Astronaut Hall of Fame is there.
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A young Titusville, Florida, boy named Mason was rescued Wednesday night by an off-duty firefighter after he managed to get stuck inside a toy claw vending machine.
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Best known simply as the Titusville Pier, this first-class decked and fully railed 540-foot facility is a destination for old salt regulars and anyone looking for a relaxed and safe haven for some nighttime shrimping and fishing.
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Eunice Maida Fray, 90TITUSVILLE, FL - Eunice Maida Fray, 90, of Titusville went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 10, 2014 while surrounded by her loving family.
Hamlin's visit to Titusville Presbyterian, which, along with the pot-luck dinner, is free and open to the public, will kick-off a four-part Sunday sermon series on praying through the season of Advent, which also will begin December 1 and will run Sundays at 10:30 a.
Titusville, around 40 miles outside of Orlando, depends heavily upon Nasa as a direct employer.
ORNHA--a portion of the eastern US state encompassing 708 square miles (1,833 square kilometers) and including 34 municipalities--is home to Oil Creek, just outside of Titusville.
Ask Tim McCord, health-physical education department chair for the Titusville Area School District in Pennsylvania to explain how heart rate technology is enhancing his school's physical education program and he'll tell you that the program has been taken to a whole new plateau.
In between, the reader will learn not only about the drilling of the first oil well in Titusville and the strategies of the generals at Gettysburg, but also about how Punxsutawney Phil became a season forecaster, how the Slinky was invented, and how Penn State came to have the Nittany Lion as its mascot.
It has been good and great," said Thomas, a Titusville, Fla.
As of May 15, 2002, a total of 13 presumptive cases of saxitoxin poisoning were reported in Florida residents who are pufferfish caught in waters near Titusville, Florida.