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Power Pole Replacement Will Close Portion Of Riverside Drive

Power Pole Replacement Will Close Portion Of Riverside Drive

Daytona Beach, FL-Power pole replacement will close a stretch of Riverside Drive in Daytona Beach next week. The roadway will be closed Monday through Wednesday from 830am to 330pm between 11th and 12th Street then 11th between Riverside Drive and Daytona Avenue. Dates affected are April 28-30th each day. Detour signs will be in place. […]

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Master Gardener To Speak At DeBary Hall

Master Gardener To Speak At DeBary Hall

Volusia County, FL-Master gardener to speak at DeBary Hall Learn how to tend your Florida garden during a free lecture series at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd. Howard Jeffries, a master gardener with the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension, will address these topics: ●       Pest control in the lawn and […]

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Legal Advice Clinic To Be Offered In Ormond Beach

Legal Advice Clinic To Be Offered In Ormond Beach

Ormond Beach, FL-Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida (CLSMF) will be holding its first clinic for residents on Thursday, May 1, 2014.  Following the initial clinic, CLSMF will hold a clinic on the firstThursday of each month.  The clinics will be held in Conference Room 103 in City Hall located at 22 S. Beach Street.  Conference Room 103 […]

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Join Book Discussion Group At DeLand Library

Join Book Discussion Group At DeLand Library

DeLand, FL-Area readers can share their opinions about “Hotel on the Corner ofBitter and Sweet” during two book discussion group meetings at 10 a.m.May 14 and 5:30 p.m. May 15 at the DeLand Regional Library.In this 2009 novel, author Jamie Ford chronicles the losses of old ageand the bewilderment of youth as he looks back on the internment ofJapanese-Americans […]

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DeLand Craft Program Turns Recycled Books Into Wreaths

DeLand Craft Program Turns Recycled Books Into Wreaths

DeLand, FL-Adults can transform a recycled book into a decorative wreath during a free craft program at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, at the DeLand Regional Library, 130 E. Howry Ave.Arts and crafts teacher Danette Olday will lead participants in the creation of one wreath to be taken home. Materials will be provided, and there is […]

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Thousands Gather In Daytona For Annual Easter Beach Run

Thousands Gather In Daytona For Annual Easter Beach Run

Daytona Beach, FL – An Easter tradition is alive and well in Daytona Beach. Daytona Beach firefighters were in full gear on the sand Saturday morning, joining thousands of others in the 47th annual Easter Beach Run at the Daytona Beach Pier. “This is Daytona Beach Fire Department’s way of bringing awareness to the profession […]

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‘Feed A Mouth, Get A Tree, Grow A Community’ At Palm Coast Arbor Day

‘Feed A Mouth, Get A Tree, Grow A Community’ At Palm Coast Arbor Day

Palm Coast, FL – Palm Coast’s love of trees and commitment to environmental sustainability will be celebrated at Arbor Day 2014 on Saturday, May 3 – a day-long event featuring a tree give-away, butterfly release and tent, food drive, pet food drive, run/walk, exhibits and fun activities for all ages. Arbor Day 2014 will be 9 a.m. to […]

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Turtle Day Set To Celebrate Sea Turtle & Seabird Rehabilitation

Turtle Day Set To Celebrate Sea Turtle & Seabird Rehabilitation

Ponce Inlet, FL – Get acquainted with endangered sea turtles and other marine life during the 12th annual Turtle Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 19, at the Marine Science Center, 100 Lighthouse Drive, Ponce Inlet. Attendees can meet glove-trained birds of prey and get their hands wet in the 14,000-gallon stingray touch […]

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VCSO To Honor More Than 200 Volunteers

VCSO To Honor More Than 200 Volunteers

Daytona Beach Shores, FL-Volunteerism is one of the many things that make this country great. And that volunteer spirit is alive and well at the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office, where approximately 215 residents volunteer their time in service to law enforcement and the citizens of Volusia County. They work in virtually every area of the Sheriff’s […]

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Local Jewish Residents Celebrate Passover This Evening

Local Jewish Residents Celebrate Passover This Evening

Tonight at sundown marks the beginning of the first night of passover, the holiday where the Jewish people were freed from slavery thousands of years ago from the Egyptians by God’s hand, according to the old testament.  Hundreds of local Jewish residents will be celebrating the traditional seder this evening at The Chabad Lubavitch location […]

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