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Fate Of New Beachside Hotel Being Debated In Flagler County

Fate Of New Beachside Hotel Being Debated In Flagler County

Bunnell, FL – The fate of a beachside hotel proposal in Flagler County could be decided early next week. The Flagler County Commission is set to vote on that nearly 200-room hotel proposed by Salamander Hotels during their meeting Monday night. The hotel – if approved – would replace the lodge at the Ocean Hammock […]

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Flagler Man Dies After Hunting Accident In Flagler Beach

Flagler Man Dies After Hunting Accident In Flagler Beach

Flagler Beach, FL – A 45-year-old man is dead after deputies say he accidentally killed himself while hunting in Flagler Beach Thursday night. Andrew Brendel was trying to get rid of hogs near his mother’s home on Sugar Mill Lane South when he accidentally tripped and shot himself in the abdomen with a .22 caliber […]

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DeLand Police Create Online Neighborhoods For Residents

DeLand Police Create Online Neighborhoods For Residents

DeLand, FL – Any resident living in DeLand can now sign up for a free service that police say can keep them safe from crime while strengthening their ties to the neighborhood they live in. The DeLand Police Department has set up 14 private social networks – each one corresponding to a specific part of […]

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Palm Coast’s Oldest Park Shuts Down For $4.2 Million Renovation

Palm Coast’s Oldest Park Shuts Down For $4.2 Million Renovation

Palm Coast, FL – Palm Coast’s oldest park will be out of commission for the next year or so as it undergoes a massive renovation. James F. Holland Memorial Park will be closed as of Monday (February 2nd) so that workers can enlarge the playground, re-do the city’s only dog park and add new playing […]

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Thousands Expected When QuiltWeek Comes To Daytona In 2016

Thousands Expected When QuiltWeek Comes To Daytona In 2016

Daytona Beach, FL – The largest quilting membership organization in the world is making its way to Daytona Beach starting in 2016. The American Quilter’s Society and the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach is expecting around 15,000 people – the vast majority of them women – in town when AQS QuiltWeek begins just after the […]

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I-95 Briefly Shut Down Following Motorcycle Wreck In Ormond

I-95 Briefly Shut Down Following Motorcycle Wreck In Ormond

Ormond Beach, FL – A motorcyclist was airlifted to the hospital and another went by ground ambulance in a wreck that snarled traffic on Interstate 95. The Florida Highway Patrol says it happened just after 3pm Friday in the southbound lanes near Mile Marker 275 in Ormond Beach. That’s near the Flagler County line, just […]

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County Firefighters Raise $1600 For 10-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle In Osceola Co.

County Firefighters Raise $1600 For 10-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle In Osceola Co.

Volusia County, FL – The Volusia Firefighter Charities have raised just over $1600 to help the daughter of a firefighter who was hit by a vehicle. 10-year-old Aubrey Clark is the daughter of an Osceola County firefighter. She and a friend were hit by a vehicle in Ocoee earlier this month as they rode bicycles. Aubrey’s […]

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Military & First Responders Share Expertise With Students

Military & First Responders Share Expertise With Students

Orange City, FL – At 8:15 a.m. on Friday, January 30, University High School will host the 9th Annual EMS/Military Expo highlighting more than 35 federal, state and local agencies.  University High juniors and seniors will attend and students from area high schools have been invited (DeLand, Deltona, New Smyrna Beach and Pine Ridge).  These […]

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Volusia Holds 42nd All-County Band & Orchestra Music Festival

Volusia Holds 42nd All-County Band & Orchestra Music Festival

DeLand, FL – —Volusia County Schools will hold its 42nd Annual All-County Band and Orchestra Music Festival on Saturday, January 31, in the auditorium at DeLand High School, 800 N. Hill Ave., featuring middle and high school instrumental music students.  The orchestra concert will be held at 1 p.m. and the band concert will be held […]

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Registration Open For REEL In The FUN Kids Fishing Tournament

Registration Open For REEL In The FUN Kids Fishing Tournament

Ormond Beach, FL – On Saturday, February 28th, the City of Ormond Beach will be hosting a FREE kids catch and release fishing tournament, REEL in the FUN, at Central Park I, 601 Fleming Avenue. Prior registration is required to participate in the tournament which is limited to Ormond Beach residents.  The tournament is open to the […]

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February Happenings In The NSB Waterfront LOOP

February Happenings In The NSB Waterfront LOOP

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Here is a list of events happening in the New Smyrna Beach Waterfront LOOP in February. 1st Saturday Art Stroll/Gallery Walk February 7 Stroll the Canal Street Historic District Saturday, February 7, during the monthly 1stSaturday Art Stroll and Gallery Walk in the NSB Waterfront LOOP. On the first Saturdayeach […]

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Volusia County Sheriff’s Office To Host Coffee With A Cop In DeLeon Springs

Volusia County Sheriff’s Office To Host Coffee With A Cop In DeLeon Springs

Volusia County, FL – The fourth in a series, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office will be taking its Coffee With A Cop program to DeLeon Springs next week. Part of a national initiative, Coffee With A Cop brings residents and law enforcement together in a relaxed, informal setting to discuss public safety issues over a hot […]

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Flagler County Sheriff Pushing Pay Increase For Deputies

Flagler County Sheriff Pushing Pay Increase For Deputies

Bunnell, FL – Flagler County deputies could be in line for a big pay raise by next October. Flagler County Sheriff Jim Manfre is asking the Flagler County Commission to approve a 5% wage increase for his deputies and other employees, their first serious raise in 6 years. FCSO deputies did receive a 1% raise […]

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Daytona Beach Man Arrested For Child Pornography

Daytona Beach Man Arrested For Child Pornography

Daytona Beach, FL – A WNDB employee has been terminated after his arrest on multiple charges of possession of child pornography. 25-year-old Chand Worob of Daytona Beach was held on $200,000 bond on 20 felony counts at the Volusia County Jail. His first appearance in front of the judge was on Friday afternoon and he […]

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Edgewater Woman Charged With Puppy Drowning Arrested Again

Edgewater Woman Charged With Puppy Drowning Arrested Again

Grand Island, NE-The Edgewater woman charged in Nebraska with allegedly drowning a puppy so she could get on a flight has been arrested again. 56-year-old Cynthia Anderson was leaving jail after posting bond. She had been held on a felony animal cruelty count and was leaving when she was arrested on a theft warrant out […]

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Plans For New Orange Avenue High-Rise Bridge Unveiled

Plans For New Orange Avenue High-Rise Bridge Unveiled

Daytona Beach, FL – The nearly $50 million dollar project to replace the Orange Avenue drawbridge with a high-rise bridge is set to begin sometime this fall. Volusia County officials held a public meeting Thursday night at the News-Journal Center to unveil the full details of what will become not only the Halifax area’s 4th […]

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Palm Coast Girl Tells Deputies Man Tried To Kidnap Her

Palm Coast Girl Tells Deputies Man Tried To Kidnap Her

Palm Coast, FL – Deputies want your help to find a man who they believe tried to kidnap an 8th grade girl as she walked home from school. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office says they were called out to the area of Pine Lakes Parkway and Brushwood Lane in Palm Coast late Thursday afternoon to […]

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DBPD: Man Offered Snacks & Cigarettes In Exchange For Sex

DBPD: Man Offered Snacks & Cigarettes In Exchange For Sex

Daytona Beach, FL – A Daytona Beach man who allegedly tried to pay for sex with snacks and cigarettes is among the 18 people arrested in the latest undercover prostitution operation by the Daytona Beach Police Department. 41-year-old Jonathan S. Oliva of Edith Drive left Volusia County Jail after posting $250 bond on the solicitation […]

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