Category Archives: May 2011

Reality Check Foundation and Matt’s Casbah host Colonel McKnight, Larry Lawton and JROTC Cadets

On Monday, May 16th at 6pm outgoing JROTC Cadets, their families and Commanders from the area schools had  a sit down dinner with Colonel Danny McKnight from Black Hawk Down and Larry Lawton from the Reality Check Program. Matt Nugnes renowned chef and owner of Matt’s Casbah a downtown Melbourne restaurant in Brevard County hosted […] Read the Rest…

THE ROTARY CLUB OF PALM BAY WORKS TO SAVE THE YOUTH OF TODAY

The Reality Check Program based in Palm Bay, Florida and the Rotary of Palm Bay has partnered to help teens throughout Palm Bay.   The Rotary is an international organization that gives back to the community with the motto of “Service Above Self”.   The Rotary Club of Palm Bay adopts an outreach program every year to […] Read the Rest…

EX-CONVICT HELPS TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS

EX-CONVICT HELPS TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS A Goodfella Becomes a Good Guy Larry Lawton spent 11 years in the toughest federal prisons in the country.  He was abused by guards and spent 11 straight months in the “hole”.  Lawton was convicted of racketeering in connection with organized crime and jewelry robberies.  Larry now tells teens, […] Read the Rest…

Ret. Colonel Danny McKnight from Blackhawk Down and Larry Lawton from the Reality Check Program will host Brevard JROTC Cadets at Matt’s Casbah

On May 16, 2011 Retired Colonel Danny McKnight from Blackhawk Down and Larry Lawton from Lawton911 and the Reality Check Program will host a select group of outgoing JROTC Cadets from Brevard area high schools. A full dress dinner hosted by Matt’s Casbah in downtown Melbourne will be at 6pm on May 16, 2011.  The Cadets will be […] Read the Rest…

Drive-by shooting in Cocoa sends three men to hospitals – Solution and Ideas – Wake-up Cocoa

When you read the article below you will wonder, what is the problem with Cocoa?  People should really think long and hard about this.  If you ask officials (not to be named) they will say they have issues because they are on the 520 corridor from Orlando.  BULL….!! Do you buy that for one second?  […] Read the Rest…

What is the Community Champion Award?

The Reality Check Foundation provides an award called the Community Champion Award.  What this award does is recognize a person between the ages of 20 and 45 who gives back to the community outside their regular job.  This award is generously sponsored by TD Bank. Click Here for a nomination form The person can be […] Read the Rest…