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Manatees Making Their Presence Felt On Volusia Beaches

Manatees Making Their Presence Felt On Volusia Beaches

Daytona Beach, FL – If you happen to go to a Volusia County beach and see groups of manatees mating around the breakwater, there’s probably no need to worry or to call 911 for help. That’s the word from Volusia County Beach Safety and Ocean Rescue after they’ve fielded at least 5 911 calls in […]

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Daytona Beach Man Charged With Abusing Bedridden Brother

Daytona Beach Man Charged With Abusing Bedridden Brother

Daytona Beach, FL – A Daytona Beach man is free on $5,000 bond after investigators say he neglected and abused his bedridden brother. 60-year-old Edward A. Sutton of Linda Lane was arrested around Noon Wednesday at his home and charged with 1 count of neglect of a disabled adult. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says […]

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Man Taken To Hospital After He Was Shot In South Bunnell

Man Taken To Hospital After He Was Shot In South Bunnell

Bunnell, FL – Bunnell police are investigating after a man was shot in the leg and had to be taken to the hospital. The shooting reportedly took place around 8pm Wednesday near Martin Luther King Boulevard and South Cherry Street. The man’s injuries aren’t believed to be serious and police say they know who the […]

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Child Unhurt After Bullet Goes Through Wall At Beachside Hotel

Child Unhurt After Bullet Goes Through Wall At Beachside Hotel

Daytona Beach, FL – A 12-year-old Kentucky boy is not hurt after a Georgia man staying at a beachside hotel shot a bullet through a wall in his hotel room. The Daytona Beach Police Department says it happened just before 10am Thursday at the Wyndham Ocean Walk Hotel on 300 North Atlantic Avenue. First responders […]

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Police Try To ID Man Hit And Killed On US 1 In Edgewater

Police Try To ID Man Hit And Killed On US 1 In Edgewater

Edgewater, FL – Edgewater authorities are looking for the public’s help to identify a man who was hit and killed last night on US 1. That happened around 9pm north of the intersection with Boston Avenue. The vehicle that hit him was going northbound in the outside lane. The victim was airlifted to Halifax Medical […]

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Daytona Beach Police Looking For Indigo Lakes Burglary Suspects

Daytona Beach Police Looking For Indigo Lakes Burglary Suspects

Daytona Beach, FL – Police in Daytona Beach are looking for the suspects seen in security camera photos who police say burglarized several homes in the Indigo Lakes subdivision early Wednesday morning. The suspects are in their teens and described as young black males. They may have been in a black SUV and/or a silver […]

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Child Clowns To Perform At Port Orange Library

Child Clowns To Perform At Port Orange Library

Port Orange, FL -The Fan-Tastic Clown-Tastics will kick off International Clowns Weekwith a free performance at 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the Port OrangeRegional Library, 1005 City Center Circle.The troupe of 10 local children, ages 8 to 12, recently completed aweeklong clown camp at the library, learning the clowning basics inpreparation for their 45-minute show.Under […]

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Health Insurance Navigators Offer Assistance At Public Libraries

Health Insurance Navigators Offer Assistance At Public Libraries

Volusia County, FL - The next open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplaceruns from Nov. 15 to Feb. 15, but individuals can enroll now if theyhave experienced certain changes in status, including:●       Got married●       Had a baby or adopted a child●       Had a change in immigration status●     […]

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Port Orange Library To Host Alzheimer’s Workshop

Port Orange Library To Host Alzheimer’s Workshop

Port Orange, FL - Learn about “Memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease”during a free workshop from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Aug. 6, at thePort Orange Regional Library.Danny Anez, associate director of programs for the Alzheimer’sAssociation of Central and North Florida, will discuss:●       Symptoms and effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other types ofdementia●   […]

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Master Gardeners Plan Plant Clinics

Master Gardeners Plan Plant Clinics

Volusia County, FL - Volusia County’s master gardeners will make their rounds in August,sharing research-based information about Florida lawns and gardens.Residents may bring their questions and sick plants to these freeclinics:●       10 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 4, at the Ormond Beach RegionalLibrary, 30 S. Beach St., Ormond Beach●       1 to 2 […]

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Funds Available To Fortify Homes Against The Wind

Funds Available To Fortify Homes Against The Wind

Volusia County, FL - Is your home ready for hurricane season? If you meet income-eligibilityrequirements and need upgrades to improve your home’s wind resistance,you may qualify for Volusia County’s Wind Hazard Mitigation Program.The program can pay for hurricane coverings for windows and doors,gable-end tie-downs and upgraded garage doors. The maximum award perhousehold is $10,000.Funding can be […]

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Port Orange Library Plans Book Sale

Port Orange Library Plans Book Sale

Port Orange, FL - The Friends of the Library will sponsor a book sale at the Port Orange Regional Library from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9.Hardcover and paperback books, children’s books, audio books, puzzles, magazines and movies will be sold.The friends group welcomes donations of reading […]

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Overdue Bill Ends Off-Duty Police Details At Daytona Restaurant

Overdue Bill Ends Off-Duty Police Details At Daytona Restaurant

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach Police Department says they won’t provide any more security for a fast food restaurant on State Road A1A until the owners cough up $9,000. DBPD claims the restaurant – a Burger King that’s on the other side of Ocean Walk Shoppes – hasn’t paid for off-duty officers to […]

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Police: Beware Of Scammers Posing As Cops Or Judges

Police: Beware Of Scammers Posing As Cops Or Judges

Daytona Beach, FL – Investigators are on the case after Daytona Beach police say someone’s trying to hide behind a badge or a gavel and take money from unsuspecting people. The Daytona Beach Police Department says they’ve received reports of at least 6 calls from people in the past 6 weeks saying that someone tried […]

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DeLand Man Charged With Taking 7-Year-Old Boy’s Pitbull

DeLand Man Charged With Taking 7-Year-Old Boy’s Pitbull

DeLand, FL – A 26-year-old DeLand man is charged after the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says he’s the man who stole an 8-month old pitbull from a 7-year-old boy over the weekend. Anthony C. Hill of South High Street was arrested around 1:45pm Wednesday at Captain D’s Seafood Restaurant in DeLand. VCSO spokesman Brandon Haught […]

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State Attorney Won’t File Charges In Rails To Trails Dispute

State Attorney Won’t File Charges In Rails To Trails Dispute

DeLand, FL – The State Attorney’s Office says they won’t file criminal charges against numerous Florida Department of Transportation and Volusia County employess – including 4 Volusia County Council members – in a dispute over the Rails to Trails project in Osteen. RJ Larizza’s office announced on Wednesday that “no criminal activity was identified” after […]

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Port Orange Teenager Hospitalized After Barracuda Attack

Port Orange Teenager Hospitalized After Barracuda Attack

Daytona Beach, FL – A Port Orange teenager is on the mend after an off-shore fishing trip ended with one of the fish attacking him. 13-year-old Parker King needed surgery after a 5-foot barracuda caused serious wounds to his chest and arm. The boy was transported to Halifax Medical Center after the attack took place […]

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VCSO Finds Missing Ormond Beach Woman In Palm Coast

VCSO Finds Missing Ormond Beach Woman In Palm Coast

UPDATE (07-23-14): VCSO says missing Ormond Beach woman Kathleen Walsh has been found safe and sound in Palm Coast today. Earlier reporting below. Ormond Beach, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office is trying to find a 62-year-old Ormond Beach woman who hasn’t been seen since Sunday. The son of Kathleen Walsh called deputies for […]

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