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Homeless Woman Kicks Patrol Vehicle After Jail Ride Denied

Homeless Woman Kicks Patrol Vehicle After Jail Ride Denied

Bunnell, FL – A 34-year-old homeless woman is arrested for kicking a Flagler County Sheriff’s vehicle after deputies initially refused her request to spend the night in jail. Wanda M. Hadley was arrested by the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office just past 11pm Saturday night after they say she was found passed out in the middle […]

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DeLand PD: Woman Attacks Mom & Bites Mom’s Friend

DeLand PD: Woman Attacks Mom & Bites Mom’s Friend

DeLand, FL – A DeLand woman is in the slammer after police say she attacked her mother and bit one of her mother’s friends in the arm after pulling out a knife and hitting her with a 10-foot pole. 32-year-old Hannah R. Pick of South Pine Street was arrested just after 10am Sunday after hiding […]

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Beach Safety: Used Military Flare Washes Up In Ormond-by-the-Sea

Beach Safety: Used Military Flare Washes Up In Ormond-by-the-Sea

Ormond-by-the-Sea, FL – No injuries are reported after a beachgoer sees a used military flare wash ashore in Volusia County. Volusia County Beach Safety & Ocean Rescue says they were called out around 9am Monday to the scene on the 3000 block of Ocean Shore Boulevard in Ormond-by-the-Sea after someone spotted a suspicious “medium-sized” metal cylinder […]

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Deltona Howland Boulevard Winn-Dixie Robbed

Deltona Howland Boulevard Winn-Dixie Robbed

Deltona, FL-Deputies say the suspect who robbed a Deltona Winn-Dixie Saturday night implied he had a weapon, but none was seen. The man entered the store at 2880 Howland Boulevard just before 9:30pm. The suspect walked in and asked for the manager. When the manager came to talk with the man, the suspect ordered him […]

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Sheriff’s Deputy Fatally Shoots Man At Towing Yard In Daytona Beach

Sheriff’s Deputy Fatally Shoots Man At Towing Yard In Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL-Update: VCSO identifies the man fatally shot by a deputy Saturday as 52-year-old Edward P. Miller of Port Orange. Earlier reporting follows: Police were at the scene of a shooting investigation at Fryer’s Towing in Daytona Beach where VCSO spokesman Gary Davidson says a deputy fatally shot a suspect today. The shooting happened […]

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Petition Drive Underway To Put Beach Driving In Voters’ Hands

Petition Drive Underway To Put Beach Driving In Voters’ Hands

Daytona Beach, FL – The head of the Political Action Committee looking to stop Volusia County politicians from being able to reduce beach access to vehicles hopes to have enough signatures by this November to get that issue on the November 2016 ballot. Let Volusia Vote Chairman Greg Gimbert tells WNDB he’s confident that he’ll […]

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FDOT Meeting On Linking Volusia Bike Trails To Brevard

FDOT Meeting On Linking Volusia Bike Trails To Brevard

Edgewater, FL – The Florida Department of Transportation will host a public meeting Tuesday night on a proposal to link bike trails in Volusia & Brevard counties. That metting – which FDOT is calling a Public Information Meeting for the Titusville to Edgewater Bike Loop study – is scheduled for 5pm Tuesday at the Edgewater […]

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Port Orange Library Offers Free Computer Classes

Port Orange Library Offers Free Computer Classes

Port Orange, FL – Adults can pick up new computer skills during free classes at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Upcoming classes include: * Social networking websites: 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2. Take a look at Facebook, Flickr, Shelfari, Twitter, Pinterest and other sites. * Introduction to computers and the […]

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Alzheimer’s Workshop Set To Support Caregivers

Alzheimer’s Workshop Set To Support Caregivers

Daytona Beach, FL – Caregivers need support too! Danny Anez of the Alzheimer’s Association of Central and North Florida will present “Living with Alzheimer’s: A workshop for caregivers” from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island. The free workshop will provide information about the early and middle […]

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Halifax Health – Hospice To Provide Blood Pressure Screenings At Homeless Veterans Stand Down Event

Halifax Health – Hospice To Provide Blood Pressure Screenings At Homeless Veterans Stand Down Event

  WHAT:                                 Halifax Health – Hospice of Volusia/Flagler will provide free blood pressure screenings and giveaways at the 2014 Homeless Veterans Stand Down event sponsored by the Veterans Council of Volusia County andVolusia County. WHEN:         […]

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New Smyrna Beach Library Sponsors Teen Art Contest

New Smyrna Beach Library Sponsors Teen Art Contest

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Middle and high school students are invited to “turn dreams into reality” during a teen art competition at the New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway. Teens are asked to read books and submit works of art – photography or painting/mixed media – inspired by the theme, “Turn Dreams […]

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Symetra Tour Championship Tees Off In Daytona Beach

Symetra Tour Championship Tees Off In Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach, FL – The Symetra Tour – the official road to the Ladies’ Professional Golf Association – closes the 2014 season this week in Daytona Beach. Thursday is when the Symetra Tour Championship presented by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will begin at LPGA International’s Jones Course. “We are excited to bring the Symetra Tour Championship […]

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Daytona Baseball: New Nickname Will Take 2-3 Months

Daytona Baseball: New Nickname Will Take 2-3 Months

Daytona Beach, FL – Those of you waiting for the new nickname of the minor league baseball team formerly known as the Daytona Cubs will be doing so for at least the next 2 to 3 months. That’s how long Big Game Florida – the owners of Daytona Baseball – expects it’ll take to get […]

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Transient Facing 106 Charges For Stealing Checks From Mailboxes

Transient Facing 106 Charges For Stealing Checks From Mailboxes

Daytona Beach, FL – A transient living in hotels and motels around the Ormond Beach area can now call Volusia County Jail home after authorities lay 106 charges against him, mostly for stealing checks from people’s mailboxes and cashing them. 39-year-old Lonnie Creech was arrested Tuesday afternoon at the Daytona Mall by the Daytona Beach […]

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6 Months Straight Of Passenger Traffic Increases At DBIA

6 Months Straight Of Passenger Traffic Increases At DBIA

Daytona Beach, FL – Passenger traffic numbers increased at Daytona Beach International Airport for the 6th month in a row. The latest numbers released on Friday by Volusia County show a 4% bump for August 2014 when compared to August 2013. That’s a 5% drop when compared to last July, however. 55,702 passengers flew in […]

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VCC Unanimously Approves New Houligan’s Sports Grill On ISB

VCC Unanimously Approves New Houligan’s Sports Grill On ISB

Daytona Beach, FL – A contract has been approved by the Volusia County Council to bring a new Houligan’s sports grill on International Speedway Boulevard. The motion for the 30-year lease with a 20 year base term and 2 5-year options was passed by unanimous vote at the VCC meeting on Thursday. The grounds for the approximately […]

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Daytona Man Gets 5 Years In Prison For Sexually Assaulting Dog

Daytona Man Gets 5 Years In Prison For Sexually Assaulting Dog

Daytona Beach, FL – A Daytona Beach man who entered a no contest plea for having sex with his dog repeatedly and leaving her chained in the sun without food and water will spend the next 5 years in state prison. James G. Bull was sentenced Friday by 7th Circuit Judge Leah Case, around a […]

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August 2014 Unemployment Rate Falls Slightly In Volusia & Flagler

August 2014 Unemployment Rate Falls Slightly In Volusia & Flagler

Daytona Beach, FL – Unemployment numbers in Volusia and Flagler counties are flat-lining as the race for the Governor’s Mansion heats up. The latest employment figures released on Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity shows that Volusia’s unemployment rate is 6.5% for August 2014, ranking it 41st highest of the Sunshine State’s 67 […]

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