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DIS Adds Fifth Third Bank As Official Bank

DIS Adds Fifth Third Bank As Official Bank

Daytona Beach, FL-Daytona International Speedway has an official bank naming Fifth Third Bank today as the bank of the “World Center of Racing”. The announcement means Fifth Third’s ATMs will be featured in the Daytona Rising overhaul currently underway at the track. The ATMs are expected to be in place in 2016. The announcement was […]

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Deputies Say Port Orange Woman Charged DUI Had Kid In Car

Deputies Say Port Orange Woman Charged DUI Had Kid In Car

Volusia County, FL-A Port Orange woman charged with DUI had a 7-year-old in the vehicle. A deputy spotted the vehicle driven by 46-year-old Stephanie McConnaughey on US 1 SB in Oak Hill on Saturday at around 10:30 PM. The deputy clocked the vehicle speeding at one point at 68 MPH in a 55 MPH zone […]

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Volusia Considering $2.7 Million Purchase For Off-Beach Parking

Volusia Considering $2.7 Million Purchase For Off-Beach Parking

DeLand, FL – The Volusia County Council could snap up another beachside property this week in the county’s quest to get more off-beach parking and possibly help create an extension for the Daytona Beach Boardwalk. $2.7 million is the asking price for the Sun & Surf Motel at 726 North Atlantic Avenue in Daytona Beach. […]

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Trial For Accused Deltona Triple Murderer Pushed To 2016

Trial For Accused Deltona Triple Murderer Pushed To 2016

DeLand, FL – The trial of the Deltona man charged in the presumed murders of his wife and 2 step-kids won’t start until 2016. 7th Circuit Judge Raul Zambrano pushed the start of Luis Toledo’s trial back nearly 4 months following a hearing Monday afternoon at the Volusia County Courthouse. Zambrano’s decision to push the […]

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No Foul Play Suspected In Death Of Woman Found In Stranger’s Car

No Foul Play Suspected In Death Of Woman Found In Stranger’s Car

Daytona Beach, FL – A preliminary autopsy report in the case of a 30-year-old woman found dead and buckled in another woman’s vehicle over the weekend shows no signs of foul play. That’s the word from the Daytona Beach Police Department as investigators try to figure out how Tarah Minchew died and how she ended […]

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Rocket Explosion Debris Could Wash Up In Volusia & Flagler

Rocket Explosion Debris Could Wash Up In Volusia & Flagler

New Smyrna Beach, FL – Beachgoers in Volusia and Flagler need to keep an eye out for debris from Sunday’s failed SpaceX launch. Authorities are urging anyone who runs into suspected debris from the Falcon 9 rocket that exploded soon after launch to call for help immediately and not to touch or go near it. […]

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Community

Kiwanis Club Of Flagler County Donates $250 To Flagler Sheriff’s PAL

Kiwanis Club Of Flagler County Donates $250 To Flagler Sheriff’s PAL

Flagler County, FL-Kiwanis Club of Flagler County presented a check for $250.00 to the Flagler Sheriff’s Police Athletic League (P.A.L.) to show their support for P.A.L. In addition, members of the Kiwanis Club of Flagler County will be volunteering their time and working with P.A.L. during the summer camp bicycle safety days. The Flagler Sheriff’s […]

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July Happenings In The NSB Waterfront LOOP

July Happenings In The NSB Waterfront LOOP

New Smyrna Beach, FL- July happenings in the NSB Waterfront LOOP JAM at Summer Concert Series July 2 The free Summer Concert Series will feature Jeremy and Andrea Mix playing variety music from 6:30 – 7:45 p.m., Thursday, July 2, in Old Fort Park.  In the event of rain, the concert will be rescheduled.  Weekly concerts continue through July 30.  The […]

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UCF Graduate To Sing National Anthem For Subway Firecracker 250

UCF Graduate To Sing National Anthem For Subway Firecracker 250

Daytona Beach,FL –Candace Walker, a 28-year-old elementary school teacher from Orlando, won the Straightaway To Stardom singing competition on Saturday night at Daytona International Speedway. Walker, a graduate of the University of Central Florida, bested eight other finalists with her performance of the National Anthem and will sing the National Anthem for the Subway Firecracker 250 Powered By […]

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Volusia County Library System Introduces 3-D Printers

Volusia County Library System Introduces 3-D Printers

Volusia County, FL- Digital technology is moving at warp speed, and the Volusia County Public Library system is keeping pace with the community’s ever-changing needs. The library system recently received four 3-D printers through a competitive grant process from 3D Systems, one of the largest 3D printing companies in the United States. The printers, which […]

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Manatee All Children’s Playground In NSB Closed For The Summer

Manatee All Children’s Playground In NSB Closed For The Summer

New Smyrna Beach, FL-Construction of a new, accessible playground in Riverside Park got underway this week in New Smyrna Beach. Demolition of the current playground began Monday, June 22. The new playground is expected to open at the end of August, according to Faith Miller, New Smyrna Beach maintenance operations manager. “We’ll be replacing this […]

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Learn About Benefits Of Essential Oils At Port Orange Library

Learn About Benefits Of Essential Oils At Port Orange Library

Port Orange, FL- Robert Stewart and Registered Nurse Linda Stewart of Doterra Wellness Advocates will explain the health benefits of essential oils at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 14, at the Port Orange Regional Library, 1005 City Center Circle. Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers and other parts of plants. […]

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Elderly Guard In Coma Following Attack By Daytona Man

Elderly Guard In Coma Following Attack By Daytona Man

Daytona Beach, FL – An elderly Daytona Beach apartment security guard is fighting for his life after police say he was severely beaten while confronting a resident about smoking marijuana on the property. Jason D. Maduro – a 42-year-old resident of the Mount Carmel Apartments on North Lincoln Street in Daytona Beach – was arrested […]

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DBPD: Man Stabbed While Dancing With Woman At Club

DBPD: Man Stabbed While Dancing With Woman At Club

Daytona Beach, FL – Investigators arrest a 45-year-old Edgewater man for allegedly stabbing another man at a Daytona Beach nightclub. Russell Verhey of Lime Tree Drive was taken into custody around 3:30am Sunday at his home, nearly 3 hours after paramedics took the 23-year-old victim to Halifax Health Medical Center from Razzle’s nightclub on Seabreeze […]

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Flagler Authorities Looking For Lowe’s Shoplifting Suspect

Flagler Authorities Looking For Lowe’s Shoplifting Suspect

Palm Coast, FL-Investigators in Flagler County are looking for the public’s help to identify a shoplifting suspect who tried to steal items from Lowe’s on Tuesday, June 23. The store’s loss prevention manager saw the suspect taking items from the flooring department and putting them in a black and white striped purse. The woman left […]

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Glenwood Grocery Near DeLand Robbed

Glenwood Grocery Near DeLand Robbed

DeLand, FL-Deputies are investigating after the Glenwood Grocery  was robbed on North Spring Garden Avenue near DeLand Sunday afternoon. The clerk told investigators the suspect had a t-shirt concealing his face and the employee feared he had a gun. The robber demanded money and the clerk handed over an undetermined amount of cash. Deputies with […]

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Ormond Beach Home Burns Twice In Just Over 24 Hours

Ormond Beach Home Burns Twice In Just Over 24 Hours

Ormond Beach, FL – Two fires in just over 24 hours under investigation at the same address in Ormond Beach. A fire was reported Saturday at 1718 Evergreen Street in Ormond Beach at 430AM. Then crews were called to a fire at the same address just before 230 Monday morning. The State Fire Marshal is […]

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Teen Charged With Stealing VCSO Patrol Car

Teen Charged With Stealing VCSO Patrol Car

DeLand, FL – Deputies have charged a 17-year-old with stealing a vehicle near DeLand and then stealing a VCSO patrol car after his arrest. VCSO spokesman Gary Davidson says Hezekiah Perry is charged with stealing a pickup truck that was left running Saturday outside a home on South Montgomery Street Saturday near DeLand. The suspect […]

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