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Shark Bites Teen In New Smyrna Beach

Shark Bites Teen In New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach, FL-Beach Safety officials say a 13-year-old Boca Raton girl was bitten by a shark in the 2400 block of North Atlantic Avenue just after 4:30pm. The girl had a puncture wound to her calf and was bodysurfing when she was bitten. She was treated at the scene and was released. She was […]

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Armed Suspect Sought In Deltona 7-Eleven Robbery

Armed Suspect Sought In Deltona 7-Eleven Robbery

Deltona, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an armed man after a 7-Eleven store in Deltona was robbed on Saturday night. VCSO is investigating after a 911 call came in just before 10pm Saturday to report the robbery at the Providence Boulevard store. Spokesman Gary Davidson says the suspect – who […]

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Ormond Beach Police Looking For Beachside Car Burglar

Ormond Beach Police Looking For Beachside Car Burglar

Ormond Beach, FL – Police are looking for a white man they say was caught on video taking money and other items from at least 1 unlocked vehicle parked at the owner’s beachside residence. The Ormond Beach Police Department released home security video on Friday afternoon showing that robber as he went through a 2011 […]

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2 Arrested & 1 Sought In Robbery Of Daytona Beach KFC

2 Arrested & 1 Sought In Robbery Of Daytona Beach KFC

Daytona Beach, FL – 1 of 2 men charged with stealing a truck and crashing it on top of a car in Daytona Beach earlier this week is now charged with robbing a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in the same city earlier this year. 18-year-old Louis E. Mitchell, Jr. of Jean Street in Daytona Beach […]

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CommScope Inc. Announced As Partner In Daytona Rising Project

CommScope Inc. Announced As Partner In Daytona Rising Project

Daytona Beach, FL – Daytona International Speedway has announced today that CommScope, Inc., will be the first technology partner in supporting the DAYTONA Rising redevelopment program. CommScope, Inc. will be a part of the “We Built Daytona” marketing platform that is designed for partners involved in the construction of the Daytona International Speedway. ComsmScope will […]

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Greyhound Bus Driver Charged In DUI Says He’s Been Canned

Greyhound Bus Driver Charged In DUI Says He’s Been Canned

Orlando, FL – The Greyhound bus driver arrested after passengers said he was swerving all over I-95 in Volusia County says he’s been fired from his job. 59-year-old Richard Campbell was cuffed Sunday night after law enforcement pulled that bus over in Brevard County, just after he had crossed over the Volusia County line. Campbell […]

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Halifax Humane Society Celebrates Pets’ Hard Work With Adoption Special

Halifax Humane Society Celebrates Pets’ Hard Work With Adoption Special

Daytona Beach, FL - This Labor Day weekend, Halifax Humane Society is celebrating the hard work pets perform to improve their owners’ quality of life.  From Friday, August 29 through Monday, September 1, HHS pets can be adopted for just $5, $15, or $50.  HHS will be open regular hours all weekend – 10am-6pm Friday, Saturday, and Monday; 10am-2pm Sunday. Pets […]

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Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center Friends Receives Donation Of Grand Piano

Ormond Beach Performing Arts Center Friends Receives Donation Of Grand Piano

Ormond Beach, FL - When the board of directors for the Ormond Beach Performing Arts Friends organization asked PAC Supervisor Marc Schwartz what acquisition would most benefit the Performing Arts Center, Schwartz immediately replied, “a $50,000 concert grand piano!” Fast forward one year and Ormond Beach resident, Janet Dannehower, notified the board that she was downsizing […]

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Volusia Mall Announces Plans To Support Boy & Girls Club Of America

Volusia Mall Announces Plans To Support Boy & Girls Club Of America

Daytona Bch., FL - Volusia Mall, as part of the CBL Cares platform, announced plans to support Boy & Girls Club of America (BGCA) through the “Give Kids a Winning Chance” program being conducted at CBL malls throughout the country.   This national partnership with Coca-Cola and BGCA will collect sporting equipment, arts and craft supplies, educational […]

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Halifax Health-Hospice To Host 13th Annual 5K Run & Walk

Halifax Health-Hospice To Host 13th Annual 5K Run & Walk

Daytona Bch., FL - Halifax Health – Hospice will host the 13th Annual 5K Run & Walk – Celebrating the Spirit of Caregiving on Sunday, September 14 at the Kenneth W. Parker Amphitheater, 2001 City Center Circle in Port Orange beginning at 7:30 am.  For the fourth consecutive year, the event’s presenting sponsor is Yarbrough Wealth Management Group at Merrill […]

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Halifax Health Launches ER Express

Halifax Health Launches ER Express

Daytona Beach, FL - Halifax Health has launched ER Express –  a convenient, online check-in system that provides reservations for patients with non-life-threatening conditions seeking treatment at its Daytona Beach and Port Orange emergency departments and two Care Now locations in Ormond Beach and Deltona. “Advance, online check-in streamlines the registration process for the patient and […]

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Votran Schedules Changes For Labor Day

Votran Schedules Changes For Labor Day

Volusia County, FL - Votran will operate on a limited service schedule Monday, Sept. 1.Riders are encouraged to plan their travel in advance to avoid possibletravel conflicts.●       West Volusia routes 22, 24 and 60 will not operate. ConnectingSunRail Routes 30, 31, 32 and 33 will not operate as there will be noSunRail service.●      […]

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Prisoner Involved In Work-Release Program On The Run

Prisoner Involved In Work-Release Program On The Run

Daytona Beach, FL – Authorities are seeking a prisoner who apparently took advantage of a work-release program to escape from the Tomoka Correctional Institute near Daytona Beach. TCI officials say 18-year-old Detroy Williams never returned after leaving there around noon Wednesday to apply for a job at a local Goodwill. Williams was in jail for […]

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Strong Rip Currents Expected For Holiday Beachgoers

Strong Rip Currents Expected For Holiday Beachgoers

Volusia County, FL – Volusia Beach Safety Captain Tammy Marris thinks the most important thing to take to the beach this Labor Day holiday weekend is her advice: always swim in front of a lifeguard. With Hurricane Cristobal’s passage offshore earlier this week, strong rip current conditions are expected. Check with a lifeguard before entering […]

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Holly Hill Man Dies, Hit By Vehicle On N. Nova Road

Holly Hill Man Dies, Hit By Vehicle On N. Nova Road

Holly Hill, FL – Police are investigating after an early morning accident killed a pedestrian. The 27-year-old was hit by a vehicle. Police identify the victim as Timothy Weimer of Holly Hill. That happened at North Nova Road and Third Street in Holly Hill. Holly Hill Police Chief Steve Aldrich tells WNDB News the victim was  hit […]

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SunRail Service Resumes After Train Kills Man

SunRail Service Resumes After Train Kills Man

Volusia County, FL – FDOT says it suspended SunRail service throughout Central FL early today due to police activity in Sanford. The service has now resumed. Seminole County authorities say someone was hit and killed by a train on the tracks there overnight. Service was suspended during the investigation. Sanford police say it now appears […]

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Recount To Decide Candidates In VCC At-Large Seat Run-Off

Recount To Decide Candidates In VCC At-Large Seat Run-Off

DeLand, FL – Friday is the day that the state-mandated recount for the Volusia County Council At-Large Representative race begins. It starts at 9am at the Volusia Department of Elections office in DeLand. The recount was ordered after current VCC member Pat Northey beat out Deltona commissioner Webster Barnaby by 153 votes for 2nd place. […]

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Blue Coast Bakers To Create At Least 300 Jobs In Ormond

Blue Coast Bakers To Create At Least 300 Jobs In Ormond

Ormond Beach, FL – At least 300 new jobs are coming after a commercial wholesale bakery and USDA-certified food manufacturing plant buys a location on US 1 in Ormond Beach. Team Volusia announced on Thursday that Blue Coast Bakers has purchased an existing refrigerated warehouse and manufacturing facility at 1899 North US Highway 1 and […]

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