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Vet Calls 911 After Being Left In Closed Orange City VA Clinic

Vet Calls 911 After Being Left In Closed Orange City VA Clinic

Orange City, FL – A former United States Marine calls for help after he says workers at a Veterans Administration outpatient clinic left him inside when they closed for the night. Jeffrey Duck called 911 for help on Monday from the VA Outpatient Clinic on South Volusia Avenue in Orange City. During the call, he […]

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Elderly Women Robbed At Gunpoint In Walmart Parking Lot

Elderly Women Robbed At Gunpoint In Walmart Parking Lot

Holly Hill, FL – Police are looking for a man and woman after they robbed 2 elderly women at gunpoint in the parking lot of a Walmart. The Holly Hill Police Department says it happened around 4:15pm Tuesday at the Walmart location on 1905 North Nova Road. HHPD Chief Steve Aldrich says they haven’t been […]

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DBPD: Man Attacks Girlfriend & Cop, Set Home On Fire

DBPD: Man Attacks Girlfriend & Cop, Set Home On Fire

Daytona Beach, FL – A 23-year-old man is held without bond after Daytona Beach police say he attacked his girlfriend and a police officer while trying to set his home on fire. Randall G. Leatham faces numerous charges – including 2 counts of criminal mischief, battery on an officer, felony domestic battery and 1st degree […]

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VCSO: Pitbull Stolen From DeLand Owner During Walk

VCSO: Pitbull Stolen From DeLand Owner During Walk

DeLand, FL – Deputies are trying to track down an 8-month old pitbull after it was apparently stolen while out on a walk with a 7-year-old boy. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says the boy’s father – 44-year-old Anthony Cavallero, Sr. – called them for help around 10:30am Sunday from his home on South Montgomery […]

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2 In Custody For Running Marijuana Grow House In Deltona

2 In Custody For Running Marijuana Grow House In Deltona

Deltona, FL – A pair of Cuban immigrants are sitting in jail after authorities say they ran a marijuana grow operation at a home in Deltona. 30-year-old Carlos Yunier Valle and 29-year-old Yusset Molerio Garcia – both of Freeport Drive in Deltona – were arrested on Monday by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. Each man […]

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National Guard Considering Move From Daytona To Flagler

National Guard Considering Move From Daytona To Flagler

Palm Coast, FL – Flagler County is on the verge of inking a deal that would see the National Guard pull up its stakes in Daytona Beach and relocate to a 19,000 square foot facility at the Flagler County Airport. The Flagler County Commission will go over the terms of that deal during their regularly […]

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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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4-H Sponsors Summer Camps

4-H Sponsors Summer Camps

Volusia County, FL - Volusia County 4-H will sponsor career and art camps to help keep kids active and involved while they wait for school to start.The career camp will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 4 through 8. Teens from 13 to 18 will design business cards, write resumes, practice interview skills, and learn […]

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Libraries Host ‘Medicare 101’ Programs

Libraries Host ‘Medicare 101’ Programs

Volusia County, FL - Residents who are enrolled in Medicare or will qualify within the nextfew months are invited to free “Medicare 101” programs at threepublic libraries in August.The programs will be presented by the nonprofit organization SHINE(Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders).  A representative willexplain what is covered under Medicare, how individual parts differ fromMedicare […]

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June Home Sales Here Hit 5 Year High Again

June Home Sales Here Hit 5 Year High Again

Daytona Beach, FL – Figures from the June MLS here show sales of single family homes hit a five year high mark. 454 existing single family homes sold in June eclipsing the high mark of 417 in May 2014. In June of last year, 310 homes sold. The median sale price last month was $150,200. […]

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NSB Police Trying To Find Man Who Attacked Woman

NSB Police Trying To Find Man Who Attacked Woman

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Detectives are looking for clues after a woman called 911 to say she was sexually battered. The New Smyrna Beach Police Department says they were notified of the alleged attack around 12:49am Sunday. The victim told police she was on the 400 block of South Peninsula Avenue when a man […]

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Volusia County Opens Upgraded Toronita Avenue Beach Facility

Volusia County Opens Upgraded Toronita Avenue Beach Facility

Wilbur-by-the-Sea, FL – The new off-beach parking facility at Toronita Avenue will officially be open for business today. The Volusia County Council will cut the ribbon for the recently enlarged and enhanced parking lot in a ceremony taking place at 9am Tuesday. “This project exemplifies the county’s effort to continue to provide beach access while […]

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Tropical Depression Forms Off South American Coast

Tropical Depression Forms Off South American Coast

Miami, FL – The second tropical depression of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season has formed and is on its way to the Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center in Miami issued an advisory around 4pm Monday on the yet-to-be-named storm, which grew from a tropical low and is now packing sustained winds of around 35 miles […]

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VCSO: Burglars Who Prompted Deltona Kids To Call 911 Caught

VCSO: Burglars Who Prompted Deltona Kids To Call 911 Caught

Deltona, FL – 4 men are now in custody after the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says they burglarized at least 2 Deltona homes, including the one last week where 2 kids hid in a closet and called 911 for help. 20-year-old Javonte Porter and 18-year-old Kenneth Beauford were each booked Monday at the Volusia County […]

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New Smyrna & Daytona Tops In Nationwide Hotel Survey

New Smyrna & Daytona Tops In Nationwide Hotel Survey

Daytona Beach, FL – 2 Volusia County cities came in #1 and #2 in a recent nationwide study that analyzed what tourists thought about 30 of the most popular beach destinations in the United States. The “Summer Satisfaction Survey” – conducted by Reservation Counter, the largest online hotel booking affiliate of Expedia – had New […]

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