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Free concert to feature B-CU Gospel Choir

Free concert to feature B-CU Gospel Choir

The community is invited to a free concert featuring the Bethune-Cookman University Inspirational Gospel Choir at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21, at Tomoka Christian Church, 1450 Hand Ave., Ormond Beach. An optional meal of a grilled hamburger or cheeseburger, chips or salad, drink, and cookie will be offered for $6 beginning at 5:30 p.m. […]

New Smyrna Church planning Soul Food Festival

New Smyrna Church planning Soul Food Festival

The Allen Chapel AME Church of New Smyrna Beach will celebrate its 126 years of ministry during a Soul Food Festival on Saturday, Nov. 5. The menu will include chicken, ribs, oxtails, fish, neck bones and rice, collard greens lima beans, squash, cabbage and more. Dinners will be sold for $15. Live music will be […]

College to host public safety job fair on Oct. 21

College to host public safety job fair on Oct. 21

Daytona State College’s School of Emergency Services will host one of Florida’s largest public safety job fairs featuring recruiters for firefighters, law enforcement, corrections, emergency medical services, EVAC and more on Friday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Daytona State’s Advanced Technology College. More than 60 agency representatives will be on hand […]

NAACP to host candidates event at Stewart Memorial

NAACP to host candidates event at Stewart Memorial

The  Volusia  County-Daytona  Beach  NAACP,  in  partnership  with Stewart Memorial United Methodist Church and the Minority Elected Officials of Volusia County will hold a “Meet the Candidates” night on Wednesday, Oct. 26. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at  Stewart  Memorial  United  Methodist Church,  317  N.  Dr.  Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd., Daytona Beach. […]

Carter’s foundation plans Pink Walk/Run

Carter’s foundation plans Pink Walk/Run

Vince Carter’s Embassy of Hope Foundation will present its Sixth Annual Vince Carter’s Pink Walk/ Run on Saturday, Oct. 22. Registration check-in will begin at Vince Carter’s Restaurant at 8 a.m. with the walk/run beginning at 9. Proceeds will benefit area hospital mammogram programs and the Embassy of Hope Foundation. The route will be round-trip […]

Stetson to address poverty and homelessness at conference

Stetson to address poverty and homelessness at conference

Stetson University is presenting its 2016 Poverty and Homelessness Conference on Oct. 21 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at its Rinker Field House, 421 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand. The keynote speaker at the conference will be Dr. Dana Godek, director of Federal and State Programs with the School District of Palm Beach County. The third […]

International Festival to feature plenty of ethnic cuisine 

International Festival to feature plenty of ethnic cuisine 

Food is always a major part of the Palm Coast International Festival – and this year is no exception. From pierogis, beef sticks and burgers to kebabs, pizza, gelato and ciabatta pork, festivalgoers can sample flavors from around the world. The International Festival will be noon to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Central Park […]

Libraries to offer nutrition classes

Libraries to offer nutrition classes

Discover ways to eat healthier during five free programs at the Volusia County Public Library system in October. Sara Levasseur of the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension will explain how to nourish your brain at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. […]

Weekend of blues returns to Daytona Oct. 7-9

Weekend of blues returns to Daytona Oct. 7-9

The Seventh Annual Daytona Blues Festival is set for Oct. 7, 8 and 9 at Jackie Robinson Ballpark in Daytona Beach. The Friday lineup will be a showcase of women in blues. Vocalist and saxophonist Vanessa Collier opens the festival and is followed by Long Tall Deb, featuring Colin John.  Katy Guillen and The Girls […]

Community News

Community News

Tobacco Free Florida partnership event set for Sept. 26 The Tobacco Free Florida – Volusia County Partnership will meet at 4 p.m. Sept. 26 to review current tobacco control policies in cities located in Volusia County. The meeting will be held at the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County, 1845 Holsonback Road, Daytona Beach. […]