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100,000+ Pounds Of Food Collected For “Feed The Need”

100,000+ Pounds Of Food Collected For “Feed The Need”

DeLand, FL – Volusia County employees and those who work for all of its city governments helped set a new food collection record this holiday season. County officials announced on Friday that over 110,000 pounds of food were collected during the 4th annual “Feed the Need” public employee food drive. The food drive took place […]

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Daytona Man Arrested For Cashing Check Stolen From Mailbox

Daytona Man Arrested For Cashing Check Stolen From Mailbox

DeLand, FL – Police have arrested another man who they think may be involved in an organized mail theft ring responsible for stealing over $40,000 from its victims. The DeLand Police Department took 48-year-old Bruce C. Robb of Daytona Beach into custody on Friday, less than a day after a judge signed an arrest warrant […]

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Volusia & Flagler Unemployment Rates Fall Slightly

Volusia & Flagler Unemployment Rates Fall Slightly

Daytona Beach, FL – Volusia and Flagler’s unemployment rates fall slightly in the latest state economic report. That Florida Department of Economic Opportunity report – released on Friday – has Volusia’s unemployment rate for November 2014 at 5.6% and Flagler’s at 8.1%. That’s a drop of 1/10th of a point for both counties compared to […]

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Kid Rock To Headline 2015 Daytona 500 Pre-Race Show

Kid Rock To Headline 2015 Daytona 500 Pre-Race Show

Daytona Beach, FL – Kid Rock will headline the pre-race show at the 2015 Daytona 500. DIS made the announcement today. He joins previous big name acts including Bon Jovi, Zac Brown Band and Tim McGraw who have played the event. The 57th Daytona 500 is Sunday, February 22 at 1pm. “We’re thrilled to have […]

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Daytona Beach FD Celebrates Toy Drive Success

Daytona Beach FD Celebrates Toy Drive Success

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach Fire Department’s 2014 Toy Drive wraps up and will bring joy to some area needy kids. The event benefits the Early Learning Coalition of Flagler and Volusia Counties. The Toy Drive ran this year from November 1st to December 16th. Fire Chief Dru Driscoll said “This just shows […]

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Police Looking For BCU Computer Theft Suspects

Police Looking For BCU Computer Theft Suspects

Daytona Beach, FL – Police are looking for two suspects they say stole 26 computers from Bethune Cookman University last month. The pair took the computers from a storage unit on campus. Two men seen with flashlights in security photos released this week. The men were driving a silver colored SUV. The complete report and […]

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Holiday Closures, Changes & Events

Holiday Closures, Changes & Events

Port Orange, FL – Port Orange City Hall and other offices will be closed on Thursday, December 25, 2014 for the Christmas Holiday.  In addition, City buildings and offices will be closed Thursday, January 1, 2015 on New Year’s Day. Collection services that fall on these holidays will be on Saturday, December 27, 2014 and […]

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Nova Rec Offers Parents A Night Out

Nova Rec Offers Parents A Night Out

Ormond Beach, FL – On Friday, December 19th, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., at the Nova Gymnastics Center, located at 440 N. Nova Road, children ages 6 – 12 can enjoy a fun filled evening while their parents have night out.  The fee is $10.00 per child and space is limited so register now! Parents call it […]

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Santa On Patrol

Santa On Patrol

Location: Ormond Beach City Wide Date and Time: December 13th to December 23rd, 2014 Santa Claus is coming to town. The Ormond Beach Police Department is happy to present Santa on Patrol. The mission of the program is to spread some cheer to the citizens of Ormond Beach this holiday season. Santa will be trading […]

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Ormond Beach Police Running Holiday DUI Campaign

Ormond Beach Police Running Holiday DUI Campaign

Ormond Beach, FL – Ormond Beach police are spending the remainder of 2014 running an operation aimed at stopping impaired drivers. The Ormond Beach Police Department started their “Holiday Season DUI Crackdown” on December 10th and will keep it in place until New Year’s Day. OBPD Officer Keith Walker says they’ll be paying overtime for […]

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DBPD Hosting Coffee With A Cop At Starbucks

DBPD Hosting Coffee With A Cop At Starbucks

Daytona Beach, FL – On December 15, officers from the Daytona Beach Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships and drink coffee. All community members are invited to attend. The event begins at 8am at the Starbucks on 110 South Ocean Avenue. Coffee […]

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U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds To Perform Flyover For 57th Annual DAYTONA 500

U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds To Perform Flyover For 57th Annual DAYTONA 500

Daytona Beach, FL – For the fifth straight year, the world-renowned U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will provide the flyover for the 57th annual DAYTONA 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season opener onSunday, Feb. 22. The Thunderbirds, officially known as the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, will fly their signature “Delta” formation over the “World Center […]

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Southern Oregon & Marian Clash In Daytona For NAIA Title

Southern Oregon & Marian Clash In Daytona For NAIA Title

Daytona Beach, FL – Thousands of people are expected to fill Daytona Beach’s Municipal Stadium Friday afternoon to see the crowning of a college football champion. The Southern Oregon University Raiders and the Marian University Knights will kick-off at 3pm Friday for the 59th Annual NAIA Football National Championship, a game which will be broadcast […]

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Pat Northey Departs After 20 Years On Volusia County Council

Pat Northey Departs After 20 Years On Volusia County Council

DeLand, FL – One of Volusia County’s most familiar faces – especially in local politics – steps aside to make way for some new blood. District 5 Representative Pat Northey – shown above during the groundbreaking of Andy Romano Beachfront Park in Ormond Beach – was the star of the show during the morning session […]

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Holly Hill Man Arrested For Molesting 2 Teenage Girls

Holly Hill Man Arrested For Molesting 2 Teenage Girls

Dade City, FL – A Holly Hill man wanted for molesting a pair of teenage girls is found on the other side of the state. 31-year-old Larry Eugene Lee was arrested Thursday in Pasco County, according to a notice from the Daytona Beach Police Department. Lee was taken into custody in Dade City exactly 2 […]

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Another Arrest Made By VCSO In Organized Mail Theft Ring

Another Arrest Made By VCSO In Organized Mail Theft Ring

Daytona Beach, FL – Authorities have taken another man into custody in their investigation of an organized mail theft ring that’s allegedly taken over $40,000 from victims in 4 Central Florida counties, including Volusia and Flagler. 31-year-old Robert Farnell was arrested on Thursday by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office and held without bond at the […]

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Oak Hill Man Arrested For Threatening A Driver With A Gun

Oak Hill Man Arrested For Threatening A Driver With A Gun

Oak Hill, FL – An 18-year-old Oak Hill man remains behind bars after deputies say he threatened another driver with a gun while both men were allegedly road raging. Jeremy C. Cagle was arrested around 4pm Tuesday by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office at his Hann Street home, soon after another Oak Hill resident – […]

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Man Dead & Deltona Woman Hurt In SR 46 Head-On Crash

Man Dead & Deltona Woman Hurt In SR 46 Head-On Crash

Sanford, FL – A Sanford man is dead and a Deltona woman is in serious condition following a head-on collision on State Road 46 Wednesday night. The Florida Highway Patrol says Duglis Daw died at Central Florida Regional Hospital soon after that crash, which happened just after 7pm on SR 46 and Ross Lake Lane, […]

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