Archive | July 6, 2011

Washington Post | Space Coast: Communities around Kennedy Space Center bracing for end of shuttle

By The Associated Press Published: 4 July 2011 CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Workers at the Kennedy Space Center always knew the end of the shuttle program would bring hard times to Florida’s Space Coast. They just couldn’t predict how much pain. Some 7,000 jobs are being cut, and potential replacement positions evaporated last year when […]