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2 Hurt, 1 Charged Following Machete Attack In Daytona

2 Hurt, 1 Charged Following Machete Attack In Daytona

Daytona Beach, FL – A family fight apparently led to 2 people taking machete wounds and another under arrest for attacking them. The Daytona Beach Police Department arrested 24-year-old Aisha Gillis on a pair of aggravated battery charges soon after officers were called out to the home on 221 Garden Street around 3:20pm Labor Day. […]

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VCSO: Deltona Man Fired At Deputies During Stand-Off

VCSO: Deltona Man Fired At Deputies During Stand-Off

Deltona, FL – A Deltona man faces a slew of charges for being drunk when he fired a shotgun at least 2 times during a 4 hour stand-off with deputies. 28-year-old Timothy Marker is locked up at the Volusia County Jail after he surrendered to them peacefully around 6pm Sunday, 4 hours after the Volusia […]

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US 1 Briefly Shut Down Following Daytona Hotel Fire

US 1 Briefly Shut Down Following Daytona Hotel Fire

Daytona Beach, FL – Both sides of US 1 were shut down for a brief time after fire broke out at a Daytona Beach hotel, destroying a hotel room in the process. The Daytona Beach Fire Department was called out to the Regency Hotel on 619 North Ridgewood Avenue around 8:40am on Labor Day. DBFD […]

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Trial Date Set For Former WCA Teacher On Child Porn Charges

Trial Date Set For Former WCA Teacher On Child Porn Charges

Orlando, FL – The trial of the former Warner Christian Academy teacher charged with having and making child pornography will begin later this year. A United States Department of Justice spokesman tells WNDB News that 43-year-old Matthew Graziotti’s trial is scheduled to start on November 3rd. Prior to that, Graziotti should be back in court […]

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Wanted Man Escapes From DBPD While In Handcuffs

Wanted Man Escapes From DBPD While In Handcuffs

Daytona Beach, FL – A wanted man manages to run away from Daytona Beach police while his arms were handcuffed behind his back. 18-year-old Dontavious J. Williams of East Normandy Boulevard in Deltona remains at large after a Daytona Beach Police Department officer had him in custody early Saturday morning at the Southside Inn on […]

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Ohio Man Dead After Bouncer Throws Him Out Of Daytona Bar

Ohio Man Dead After Bouncer Throws Him Out Of Daytona Bar

Daytona Beach, FL – A man authorities say was working as a Daytona Beach bar bouncer is held without bond after a man he allegedly tossed out of that bar ends up dead. 38-year-old James M. O’Brien of Pergola Place in Ormond Beach is held on a probation violation at the Volusia County Jail as […]

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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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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. […]

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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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Holly Hill Police Arrest Machete Attack Suspect

Holly Hill Police Arrest Machete Attack Suspect

UPDATE (08-31-14): Holly Hill authorities say they’ve taken 42-year-old Alexis Adalid Granado Quintero into custody in the Saturday night machete attack that left the victim hospitalized. Police say he’s being held on no bond. Earlier reporting below. Holly Hill, FL – A machete attack Saturday night in Holly Hill landed the victim in the hospital and […]

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Northey & Cusack To Meet In VCC At-Large Run-Off

Northey & Cusack To Meet In VCC At-Large Run-Off

DeLand, FL – It’ll be 2 Democrats facing off in November for the right to hold the At-Large seat on the Volusia County Council. Over 3 days and nights after the initial results of the August 26th primary election in Volusia County were released, Volusia County Supervisor of Elections Ann McFall announced on Saturday morning […]

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2 Dead, 6 Hurt In Interstate 95 Accident Near Ormond

2 Dead, 6 Hurt In Interstate 95 Accident Near Ormond

Ormond Beach, FL – 2 people are dead and 6 others – including a baby and a 2-year-old – are hurt following an early-morning collision between a passenger van and a semi truck in Volusia County. The Florida Highway Patrol says 63-year-old Angel Rafael Benitez and 28-year-old Angela Maria Benitez – both of Westbury, New […]

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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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