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Volusia Charter Review Commission submits final report

Volusia Charter Review Commission submits final report

Volusia County’s Charter Review Commission submitted its final report to Volusia County Council members on June 3. The report includes three proposed amendments to the county’s Home Rule Charter: •Modification of legislative procedures to conform to law; and repeal of superseded or obsolete provisions •Authorization for payment of in-county expenses of County Council members •Designation […]

77 sites participating in summer food program

77 sites participating in summer food program

Volusia County’s Human Services Office is sponsoring a Summer Food Service Program for children at 77 sites through Aug. 12. The program, funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, provides nutritionally balanced meals during summer vacation when school breakfasts and lunches are not available. All children 18 and younger are eligible for meals at no […]

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority presents 2016 Debutante Cotillion

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority presents 2016 Debutante Cotillion

The Gamma Mu Omega chapter of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority staged its biennial Debutante Cotillion presentation on June 4 at the Museum of Arts and Sciences. Seven young ladies made their debut to society. They are Sadejah Stalling, Jasmine Davis, Teren Culver, Maliaka Jackson, Brittany Norris, Nikiya John and Leslie Collins. The event was […]

County funds available for children’s and community programs

County funds available for children’s and community programs

Contingency grant funds are available for fiscal year 2016-2017 programs in Volusia County that serve children and the community. A mandatory workshop to review the application will be conducted at 9 a.m. Friday, June 17, in the Easter Seals conference room, 1219 Dunn Ave., Daytona Beach. Applicant organizations must be incorporated in the state and […]

Instructor to discuss early 20th-century immigration

Instructor to discuss early 20th-century immigration

Kim Nelson, a humanities instructor at Seminole State College, will share her research on the passage of millions of European immigrants through Ellis Island during a free program at 2 p.m. July 2 at DeBary Hall Historic Site, 198 Sunrise Blvd., DeBary. Nelson used her research to write “Stitching: A Novel of Love and Immigration,” […]

Focus

Focus

Free Social Security session scheduled at library Learn how to access your personal Social Security information during a free presentation at 5:30 p.m. June 14 at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave. Bianca Taylor, a public affairs specialist with the Orlando Social Security Administration office, will explain how to […]

Community

Community

Physiatrist to speak to Parkinson’s group Dr. Carolyn Geis, a physiatrist, will present “Keeping your Stride with Parkinson’s’’ from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach. Dr. Geis is the director of neuroscience for Halifax Health and medical director for […]

Registration opens for Flagler’s Senior Games

Registration opens for Flagler’s Senior Games

Active adults ages 50 and up can now sign up for the third annual Palm Coast & the Flagler Beaches Senior Games, which offers competition in 14 sports. The games, presented by Cora Health Services Inc., will be held Sept. 10 to 18. The Seniors Games are open to men and women competing against other […]

Summer program options for kids  still available

Summer program options for kids still available

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES With the school year officially set to end next week, parents are looking for things for their kids to do during the summer. Have no fear. There are summer camps and programs still available. Summer camps and programs are designed to provide constructive activities for the youth and could ease […]

Strapp golf tournament  set for Saturday

Strapp golf tournament set for Saturday

The 13th Annual Elisha J. Strapp Golf Scholarship Tournament hosted by the Greater Friendship Scholarship Ministry will be held June 4 at the LPGA International Golf Course, 1000 Champions Drive, Daytona Beach. Celebrating 13 years, the community and education 2016 tournament honorees will be Daytona Beach Mayor Derrick L. Henry and City Manager James Chisholm. […]