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New $1.6 Million MOAS Planetarium Opens This Weekend

New $1.6 Million MOAS Planetarium Opens This Weekend

Daytona Beach, FL – The stars will be on display in a new way starting this weekend in Daytona Beach. The Museum of Arts & Sciences on South Nova Road officially unveiled their new $1.6 million dollar planetarium at the front of the museum building during a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday morning. The special event also […]

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Person Sought In Zoom Air Burglary At Tuscawilla Park

Person Sought In Zoom Air Burglary At Tuscawilla Park

Daytona Beach, FL – Detectives are trying to find someone they’re calling a person of interest in a burglary of the company which runs zip lines across Tuscawilla Park earlier this month. The Daytona Beach Police Department released photos Thursday of the person they’re looking for in the August 14th burglary at Zoom Air Treetop […]

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$2.6 Million In Road Upgrades Approved For Trader Joe’s

$2.6 Million In Road Upgrades Approved For Trader Joe’s

DeLand, FL – The Volusia County Council OK’s $2.6 million in road improvements as part of the over $80 million dollar construction project to create a Trader Joe’s distribution center in the county. VCC members unanimously approved a plan during their regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday to extend Mason Avenue and make other road improvements […]

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Palm Coast Man Booked For Stealing Van From Employer

Palm Coast Man Booked For Stealing Van From Employer

  Palm Coast, FL – A Palm Coast man faces charges in 2 counties after deputies say he stole a van from his employer and used his employer to solicit business on his own. 40-year-old Travis Heidinger was arrested in Volusia County on Monday after they found him and the van, which belongs to Verdego, […]

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Homeless People Charged With Robbing Tourist In Daytona

Homeless People Charged With Robbing Tourist In Daytona

Daytona Beach, FL – A pair of homeless people are cuffed and booked after they allegedly robbed a tourist with a gun and made her drive them around Daytona Beach. 37-year-old Leona Kight and 52-year-old Kenneth Shaffer were arrested earlier this week by Daytona Beach police near the corner of East International Speedway Boulevard and […]

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FCSO: Elderly Couple Lost $2,000 In Sweepstakes Scam

FCSO: Elderly Couple Lost $2,000 In Sweepstakes Scam

Flagler County, FL – Deputies say an elderly Flagler couple had $2,000 taken from them by scammers claiming the couple had won millions of dollars. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office says the scammers told the couple recently that they had won a $2.5 million dollar award through the Publishers Clearing House. From there, the scammers […]

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Paid  Construction Internships Now Offered At 4 Volusia High Schools

Paid Construction Internships Now Offered At 4 Volusia High Schools

DeLand, FL – The Volusia Building Industry Association and Volusia County Schools announce a new student summer internship program aimed at placing juniors and seniors in high school into paid internships in the local construction industry. This new partnership will lead to an expansion of existing nationally recognized career and technical programs within the school […]

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State ALS Chapter Asking Ice Bucket People To Donate To Them

State ALS Chapter Asking Ice Bucket People To Donate To Them

Daytona Beach, FL – The “ice bucket” phenomenon sweeping through social media has resulted in millions of dollars trickling in from all corners of the United States in the fight against Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, better known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. But only a small fraction of those millions are going to help Floridians […]

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Votran Rider Appreciation Day At Jackie Robinson Ballpark

Votran Rider Appreciation Day At Jackie Robinson Ballpark

Daytona Beach, FL - To celebrate nearly 40 years of service and show appreciation to itsloyal riders, Votran is offering free entry into Jackie RobinsonBallpark August 29 to riders who show a Votran bus pass at the gate.During Votran Rider Appreciation Day, fixed-route buses will be ondisplay and all Cubs fans will have a chance to win prizes. […]

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Port Orange Library Hosts Credit Workshop

Port Orange Library Hosts Credit Workshop

Port Orange, FL - Personal bankers Cody Mills and Matt Rinaldi will lead a financial empowerment workshop at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle.They will provide an overview of credit, discuss how to establish good credit, and present information on identity theft.Reservations are not required for this free […]

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Deltona Library Hosts ‘Couponing 101’ Workshop

Deltona Library Hosts ‘Couponing 101’ Workshop

Deltona, FL - Coupon pro Mary Edwards will share tips, strategies and formulas forsaving money at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Deltona RegionalLibrary, 2150 Eustace Ave.Edwards lives in Central Florida with her husband and young children.Her goal is to help families save money and stay on or below theirpersonal budget.Reservations are not required for the […]

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FHP’s Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign Starts This Week

FHP’s Drive Sober Or Get Pulled Over Campaign Starts This Week

The Florida Highway Patrol will concentrate its enforcement efforts on drunk driving over the next two weeks as part of the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign that begins today and runs through Labor Day on Sept. 1. The Patrol will join law enforcement and highway safety agencies across the nation to remove […]

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Deltona Man Admits He Used Weed Whacker To Discipline Boy

Deltona Man Admits He Used Weed Whacker To Discipline Boy

Deltona, FL – The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office arrests a Deltona man who admitted to disciplining a 6-year-old boy with a weed whacker. 25-year-old Montrell A. Brundidge is free on bond following his arrest around 6pm Monday at his Quail Drive home. VCSO says it all started when a 24-year-old woman went to their Deltona […]

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Jury Convicts Flagler Man Claming “Sexsomnia” Made Him Molest Girl

Jury Convicts Flagler Man Claming “Sexsomnia” Made Him Molest Girl

Bunnell, FL – A Flagler County man who says he suffers from “sexsomnia” could get life behind bars for sexually molesting a child. A jury of 5 men and a woman deliberated for 90 minutes before finding Caleb N. Ruh guilty on Wednesday of lewd and lascivious molestation of a child. Prosecutors say Ruh’s defense […]

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Holly Hill Man Convicted In 16 Minutes Of Raping A Woman

Holly Hill Man Convicted In 16 Minutes Of Raping A Woman

Daytona Beach, FL – A Holly Hill man faces prison for the rest of his life after a Volusia County jury took just 16 minutes to find him guilty of raping a woman. Kenneth D. Bronson of Alta Drive was convicted Wednesday morning following a 2-day trial presided by 7th Circuit Judge R. Michael Hutcheson. […]

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South Daytona Doctor Charged With Fondling Female Patients

South Daytona Doctor Charged With Fondling Female Patients

South Daytona, FL – A South Daytona doctor has been charged by the State Attorney’s Office for allegedly fondling 2 female patients at his Beville Road office. Dr. Indravadan P. Shah – whose address is listed on John Anderson Drive in Ormond Beach – faces 2 battery charges, according to a press release sent Wednesday […]

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Governor To Speak About $255 Million Daytona I-95 Project

Governor To Speak About $255 Million Daytona I-95 Project

Daytona Beach, FL – Florida’s Governor will be in Daytona Beach to talk about the proposed $255 million dollar construction project impacting both of Volusia County’s interstates. Rick Scott will hold a press conference alongside Florida Department of Transportation officials at 2pm Thursday from the board room of the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce building […]

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400+ Volusia Students Taking Part In New Free Suppers Program

400+ Volusia Students Taking Part In New Free Suppers Program

Daytona Beach, FL – At least 400 students at 3 public schools in East Volusia will get the chance to get free suppers every school day starting next month. On September 15th, Volusia County Schools is starting a new pilot program called the Afterschool Nutrition Program, which is a sub-component of the Child Care Food […]

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