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Palm Coast’s Christmas tree, electronics recycling event set for Jan. 10 Mark your calendars for Palm Coast’s annual Christmas Tree Recycling Event on Saturday, Jan. 10. Recycle your Christmas tree and receive a free three-gallon evergreen tree in exchange at the City’s eighth annual Christmas Tree Recycling Event. The event will be 8 a.m. to […]

Times publisher featured at F.R.E.S.H. Book Fest

Times publisher featured at F.R.E.S.H. Book Fest

Fourth annual book fair kicks off next week FROM STAFF REPORTS Daytona Times and Florida Courier Publisher Charles W. Cherry II is one of four book authors who will keynote the two-day Fourth Annual F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival, a local literary gathering of approximately 30 published authors and hundreds of book lovers and readers. All events […]

Jan. 3 event to celebrate local icon Jimmy Huger’s 100th birthday

Jan. 3 event to celebrate local icon Jimmy Huger’s 100th birthday

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Civil rights pioneer, Congressional Gold Medal recipient and local icon Jimmy Huger will be celebrating his centennial on Jan. 3 at the Daytona International Speedway 500 Club and helping local students at the same time. The celebration, with about 500 guests, also will be a fundraiser for college scholarships […]

Events

Events

Fruits and vegetables  available at fair Daytona Beach residents are invited to take part in a fresh fruit and vegetable distribution on Dec. 13 at the “Light Up Midtown” Health Fair. The Midtown Redevelopment Area has been designated as a “food desert” by the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County and fits the criteria […]

EVENTS

EVENTS

Dance of the Century A “Dance of the Century,” will be held Dec. 13 from 8 p.m. to midnight at the Dickerson Center, 308 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. The dance will feature the Love Band of Orlando with oldies but goodies from the 1960s through 1970s at this adults-only affair. There will be comedy, […]

Community News

Community News

Deadline is Monday to sign up for Palm Coast parade Organizations and businesses that want to participate in the City of Palm Coast’s Starlight Holiday Parade & Event in December should sign up now. The deadline for entries is Monday, Nov. 10. Participants may register online at www.palmcoastgov.com/starlightparade. Or print out the parade entry form […]

Where to find some treats on Halloween

Where to find some treats on Halloween

Alternatives for neighborhood trick-or-treating are plentiful throughout the Greater Daytona Beach area. Round up the little (and big) monsters and have some fun. • First Baptist Church of South Daytona in partnership with South Daytona Christian Church, is hosting its annual Light the Night event on Oct. 31 from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. at 2197 Kenilworth […]

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Free screenings available locally for the uninsured and underinsured ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease – the second-leading cause of death in women. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the steps to have a plan […]

Harpist to play at church, concert

Harpist to play at church, concert

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Angelica Hairston will be a special guest harpist at the morning service of United Presbyterian Church on Oct. 26 at 11 a.m. The church is at 730 Beville Road. Hairston began playing the violin at age 4 and the harp at age 12. She is currently a student at […]

Community Events

Community Events

Daytona to host free basketball clinic next week The City of Daytona Beach will offer a free basketball clinic on Monday, Oct. 20 through Thursday, Oct. 23. The clinic is open to elementary, middle and high school students whose skills range from recreational to competitive. Coaches from the NBA, Bethune-Cookman University, University of Central Florida, […]