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Rocky Johnson – President CCLF

The Idea of the Thing or the Thing Itself? Preservation of historic artifacts is making national headlines at the moment. While the current headlines pertain mostly to war monuments and memorials, the talking points around the arguments certainly reinforce the … Continue reading

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Lighthouse Festival

More details to come. Registration and tickets are set to begin on December 1, 2017.

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August 2017 Newsletter

The latest edition of the Canaveral Beacon is now available now. It includes an article about the Space Collectibles Show & Sale held on August 12, 2017. You will find a few photos from the event. This month’s Volunteer Spotlight … Continue reading

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Florida Lighthouse Association (FLA)

A Few Words about the Florida Lighthouse Association (FLA) Bob Merrilees Former President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation The Florida Lighthouse Association is a nonprofit group of citizen activists dedicated to the preservation of the 30 remaining historic lighthouses that line … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation Announces Opening of New Gift Shop

Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation announced today the new gift shop (Keeper’s Closet) will open December 2.  The Keeper’s Closet is located on the grounds of the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse. The Foundation raised funds with a $6,000 grant from the Florida … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation Membership

A Few Words about CCLF Membership from Bob Merrilees, President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation As I mentioned in our last newsletter, we are making great strides with our tours on Friday and Saturday, each week in educating our community and out-of-town visitors … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation’s Continued Quest

A Few Words from Bob Merrilees President, Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation continues its quest to rebuild the Lighthouse Keepers’ Cottages and to increase access to the Lighthouse. The Air Force and other regulatory and environmental … Continue reading

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Foundation Appreciation for Local Business Support

The Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Foundation is grateful for the continued support from the following businesses that provided door prizes for the Membership/Volunteer Appreciation Event: Andrei’s Restaurant Applebee’s Baja Chowder & Seafood Bonefish Grill Brano’s Italian Grill CCLF Keeper’s Closet Cocoa Village Playhouse … Continue reading

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Keeper’s Closet Manager Update

Keeper’s Closet Manager Our Keeper’s Closet is currently being managed, on an interim basis, by Bev Merrilees. Profits from the Keeper’s Closet continually support the Lighthouse and our goal of rebuilding the keepers homes and the Lighthouse community as it … Continue reading

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Cape Canaveral Lighthouse Begins New Tours

If you missed out on a chance to see the Cape Canaveral Lighthouse up close before the Air Force stopped its free tours more than two years ago, you can put it back on your list of things to do … Continue reading

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