Monday, March 30, 2020

One million steps toward learning

Local leaders give students handshakes and words of encouragement on first day of school as part of the Million Father March BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The...

How do you help a baby learn? Word by word

BY SARA NEUFELD THE HECHINGER REPORT (TNS) On the third-floor hospital maternity ward at the University of Chicago Medical Center, Bionka Burkhalter had just given birth...

Briefs

City seeks volunteers for Light Up Midtown Volunteers are needed for the Light Up Midtown festivities scheduled for Dec. 1, 8, 15 and 22 in...

DeLand commissioner to speak at NAACP banquet in Deltona

The West Volusia Branch of the NAACP will host the 25th annual Freedom Fund  Banquet at 6:30 p.m. Friday June 5, at New Hope...

No time to play

Butts, III returns to city BY JAMES HARPER DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Standing at the podium at Bethune-Cookman University’s Performing Arts Center (PAC), Rev. Dr. Calvin O. Butts...

Thomas retires after 38 years with the city

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES After nearly four decades of service to the City of Daytona Beach, Jennifer Thomas will not be prepping for her...

Megabus now making stops in Daytona

Local residents are pleased to have an alternate transportation service BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For local residents looking for another mode of travel out of town,...

County seeking agencies for summer food program

Volusia County’s Human Services Office is seeking agencies to participate in the Summer Food Service Program, which will run from June 4 through Aug....

‘Doo Day,’ and why positive Black events are important

February 17 was supposed to be a day of fun in the sun, community unity and nonviolence....

Palm Coast giving away trees to those impacted by tornado

To assist residents who were directly impacted by the Dec. 14, 2013, tornado, the City of Palm Coast will have a free Starlight Tornado...