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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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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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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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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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Stetson Men’s Soccer Coach Dies At The Age Of 54

Stetson Men’s Soccer Coach Dies At The Age Of 54

DeLand, FL – Stetson University is in mourning after the leader of their Men’s Soccer program died over the weekend. T. Logan Fleck was 54 years old and about to begin his 8th year as the head coach of the Hatters’ Men’s Soccer program, according to a press release issued by the Hatters’ Athletic Department […]

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Bomb Squad Gives “All-Clear” At Ormond Beach Mini-Golf Course

Bomb Squad Gives “All-Clear” At Ormond Beach Mini-Golf Course

Ormond Beach, FL – Authorities have sounded the all-clear after a suspicious device at a mini-golf course leads to a visit from the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office bomb squad. The Ormond Beach Police Department says a grayish-white PVC pipe that was capped on both ends was found under a Coke machine at the Pirates’ Cove […]

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Port Orange Posts Ad For Interim City Manager

Port Orange Posts Ad For Interim City Manager

Port Orange, FL – The City of Port Orange wants to hire an interim City Manager to replace the person who will become the interim City Manager once Greg Kisela leaves at the end of the month. City officials posted an advertisement last week saying they want to hire someone who can fill Kisela’s role […]

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DBPD: Female Robbed TD Bank On West ISB

DBPD: Female Robbed TD Bank On West ISB

Daytona Beach, FL – Police are looking for help to find a woman who robbed a Daytona Beach bank on Saturday morning. The Daytona Beach Police Department says it happened around 9:30am Saturday at the TD Bank branch on 1060 West International Speedway Boulevard. DBPD Sergeant John Creamer says the robber – believed to be […]

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Police Look For Suspect In Deadly Daytona Beach Bar Shooting

Police Look For Suspect In Deadly Daytona Beach Bar Shooting

Daytona Beach, FL – Police in Daytona Beach are looking for 23-year-old Ian Maddox in the deadly Sunday morning shooting outside a Mason Avenue bar. One man died and two were wounded. Maddox Previous reporting below: Investigators are looking for witnesses and clues after a 27-year-old man died and 2 others were hurt following a […]

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Registered Sex Predator Charged With Molesting Daytona Girl

Registered Sex Predator Charged With Molesting Daytona Girl

Daytona Beach, FL – A registered sexual predator is held without bond after a young girl tells police he grabbed her private parts as she slept. 42-year-old Meshac M. Abentego was arrested around 6:30pm Thursday by the Daytona Beach Police Department on a charge of lewd and lascivious molestation. The mother of the victim – […]

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