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FCSO: Palm Coast Man Robbing His Neighbors

FCSO: Palm Coast Man Robbing His Neighbors

Palm Coast, FL – A Palm Coast man is held without bond after deputies believe he might be responsible for at least 7 burglaries, some in his own neighborhood. 18-year-old Michael Shawn McRoberts, Jr. of Bunker View Place was arrested Friday morning by the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office. FCSO Deputy Paula Priester says that an […]

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Salt Springs Man Arrested In Seville Stabbing

Salt Springs Man Arrested In Seville Stabbing

Seville, FL – A Salt Springs man is free on bond after deputies say he stabbed another man in a drug deal gone wrong. 27-year-old Ryan Bonanno is charged with aggravated battery after the stabbing occured around 3:30am Friday, according to the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. VCSO say the victim – a 21-year-old Deltona man […]

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VCSO: Woman Stole Over $150,000 Using Company Credit Card

VCSO: Woman Stole Over $150,000 Using Company Credit Card

Daytona Beach, FL – A former employee at Yelvington Jet Aviation in Daytona Beach is now out on $20,000 bail after allegedly spending over $150,000 in company money for personal items. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office arrested 39-year-old Kelly Lynn Beretta of Raeland Lane in Palm Coast Thursday morning on charges of grand theft and […]

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Embry-Riddle Eagles Accepted Provisionally To NCAA Division II

Embry-Riddle Eagles Accepted Provisionally To NCAA Division II

Daytona Beach, FL – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is soaring its way into the NCAA. The Eagles could be full members of Division II by the 2017-18 athletic season after the NCAA D-II Membership Committee announced on Friday that ERAU had been accepted into the membership process. “This next step toward achieving full membership reflects the […]

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Daytona Commissioner Wants State Attorney Recused From Case

Daytona Commissioner Wants State Attorney Recused From Case

Daytona Beach, FL – The Daytona Beach city commissioner accused of improper behavior at a strip club wants State Attorney RJ Larizza to recuse himself from the case. A statement released by Carl Lentz’s attorney says Larizza knows Lentz professionally and thus should not be the one to handle the allegations against his client. Lentz […]

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FCSO: Lightning Strike At Palm Coast Home Leads To Pot Plants

FCSO: Lightning Strike At Palm Coast Home Leads To Pot Plants

Palm Coast, FL – A 45-year-old man is charged with cultivating and possessing marijuana after deputies say they found pot plants in his Palm Coast home after it was struck by lightning. Yulian Leal Rodriguez was arrested around 7:45pm Thursday at his property at 37 Cimmaron Drive, a day after firefighters had to extinguish a […]

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JAG Funds Available For Nonprofits & Cities

JAG Funds Available For Nonprofits & Cities

Volusia County, FL - Volusia County anticipates the award of an Edward Byrne MemorialJustice Assistance Grant (JAG) Countywide from the Florida Department ofLaw Enforcement in the amount of $163,427, of which the county willretain $16,342 for planning, evaluation and administration.The amount available for countywide distribution is $147,085.Applications are being accepted until noon July 25.Eligible programs include law […]

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Learn About Chiropractic Care For Parkinson’s Disease

Learn About Chiropractic Care For Parkinson’s Disease

Daytona Beach, FL - Learn how chiropractic care can reduce postural distortion caused byParkinson’s disease during a free workshop at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July23, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E.Magnolia Ave.Drs. Mindy Weingarten and Terry Kahn, chiropractors at the Port OrangeFamily Chiropractic Center, will explain how abnormal posture, as seenin many patients […]

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Get Ready For Fall Gardening At The Lyonia Environmental Center

Get Ready For Fall Gardening At The Lyonia Environmental Center

Deltona, FL – Joe Sewards will offer fall gardening tips from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 19, at Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona.Sewards, an urban and residential horticulturist with the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension, will show participants which crops grow best in the fall and offer information about planting dates, preparing the […]

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Animal Control Advisory Board Plans Breeder-Permit Workshop

Animal Control Advisory Board Plans Breeder-Permit Workshop

Volusia County, FL - Volusia County’s Animal Control Advisory Board will hold abreeder-permit workshop from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, at theEmergency Operations and Sheriff’s Communications Center, 3825 TigerBay Road, Daytona Beach.Members will review the hobby breeder and mandatory spay/neuterordinances. The public is invited to attend and participate in themeeting.The Animal Control Advisory Board is […]

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Ormond Library Hosts Book Sale

Ormond Library Hosts Book Sale

Ormond Beach, FL – Stock up on good, cheap books during the “Midsummer madness booksale” from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Ormond BeachRegional Library, 30 S. Beach St.The Friends of the Library will sell new and recycled books, videos,DVDs and magazines. All items are “buy two, get one free” of equalor […]

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Omond’s Summer Sounds Concert Series

Omond’s Summer Sounds Concert Series

Ormond Beach, FL - The City of Ormond Beach Leisure Services Department will be presenting its FREE “Summer Sounds” concert series during the month of July.  All performances begin at7:00 p.m. at Rockefeller Gardens which is located along the Halifax River in front of The Casements at 25 Riverside Drive.  Those scheduled to perform are: Friday, July […]

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State Attorney Won’t Prosecute Man For Attacking Elderly Woman

State Attorney Won’t Prosecute Man For Attacking Elderly Woman

Daytona Beach, FL – The State Attorney’s Office won’t prosecute the 19-year-old Daytona Beach man booked for hitting an elderly woman in the head with a rock while robbing her home. Markeise Favors of Jean Street remains at the Volusia County Jail on unrelated charges of cocaine possession and grand theft auto stemming from 2013. […]

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Sandhill Crane Rescued After Hit By Car In Flagler County

Sandhill Crane Rescued After Hit By Car In Flagler County

Bunnell, FL – A sandhill crane was rescued in Flagler County after a car hit it, injuring its leg. The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office says the accident happened on Grand Reserve Drive in Bunnell Friday morning. FCSO Commander Bob Weber says Agricultural and Ranch Deputy Steve Williams went to the scene after they got a […]

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Deal Underway To Clean Up Treasure Island Hotel Property

Deal Underway To Clean Up Treasure Island Hotel Property

Daytona Beach Shores, FL – A Daytona Beach Shores hotel that’s been closed since the 2004 hurricane season may soon be nothing but a concrete shell. The Daytona Beach Shores City Council and the owners of the Treasure Island are working on a deal that would see most of the property cleaned up, possibly in […]

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Officials Urge Water Safety After Deltona Toddler’s Near-Drowning

Officials Urge Water Safety After Deltona Toddler’s Near-Drowning

Daytona Beach, FL – In the wake of a Deltona toddler ending up in critical condition after she nearly drowned in an above-ground pool, health officials from Volusia County and first responders from Daytona Beach are urging residents to be more aware of swimming safety, especially for kids. Officials from the Volusia County Department of […]

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More Middle And Elementary Schools Here Earn A’s This Year

More Middle And Elementary Schools Here Earn A’s This Year

Volusia County, FL – Grades are out for Florida’s traditional elementary and middle schools and Volusia County saw more earning A’s. The 2014 grades scored 14 elementary and middle schools here an A. That’s up from 11 schools last year. Average of total points scored for elementary schools was 492.3 up from 489.7 last year. […]

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Guns & Bikes Taken From Motorcycle Shop Of DeLand Mayor Candidate

Guns & Bikes Taken From Motorcycle Shop Of DeLand Mayor Candidate

DeLand, FL – One of the people running for mayor of DeLand had to leave a campaign appearance after someone robbed his motorcycle shop. Those burglars, according to DeLand police, took at least 6 rifles and 2 mini-bikes from Pompano Pat’s Motorcycles on South Woodland Boulevard Wednesday night. Pat Johnson – the owner of that […]

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