Monday, March 30, 2020

ALREADY HURTING

From hotels to soul food spots, area businesses are losing customers and revenue because of the coronavirus. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has...

B-CU gets financial boost from state legislators

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida’s three private historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are getting some much needed financial support. The Florida Legislature has designated $33...

Free meals available next week for students in public schools

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Volusia and Flagler County school districts have announced that free meals - breakfast and lunch – will be available March...

Summer camp scholarships available

Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children through Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division. Families with children who are entering grades 1-6 and are between...

Bike Week in Black community comes to an early halt

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF On March 13, Daytona Beach Mayor announced that the city had revoked Bike Week permits. While the traffic and activity slowed in...

B-CU and Senator Bracy announce state’s investment in HBCUs

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Bethune-Cookman University will be joined by Florida State Sen. Randolph Bracy (D-Ocoee) and host a press conference Friday, March 21...

Volusia issues update on coronavirus safety

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES As the concern over coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) grows in Central Florida, Volusia County and its partner agencies are taking...

Embry-Riddle invites its students to graduate any time or place

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students preparing to graduate have been invited to walk across any Embry-Riddle graduation stage in the world,...

‘SOMETHING TO WATCH’

Despite coronavirus, large crowds are anticipated for the second weekend of Bike Week. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Despite coronavirus concerns, Bike Week in Volusia County is...

Plant sale and vendor fair set for April 4

Volusia County’s master gardeners have been sowing and growing all year to assemble plants ideal for Central Florida’s climate. Locals can purchase these verdant treasures...