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Area business owners showcase their designs at hair, fashion show

Area business owners showcase their designs at hair, fashion show

The Out of the Box Hair and Fashion Show was presented Aug. 27 at the Hampton Inn in Daytona Beach. This event featured nine business owners/designers who were able to showcase their creative ability by providing runway ready looks. The featured businesses were Mii Fabulousity, Styles by Jean-Pierre, Twisted Ties, Studio 78, Klassy Kouture, Neo Dasha, House […]

Volusia Walk to End Alzheimer’s set for Sept. 10

Volusia Walk to End Alzheimer’s set for Sept. 10

More than 5.3 million people in the United States are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and in Florida, over half-a-million people are currently diagnosed. In Volusia County, there are just over 17,000 people living with Alzheimer’s. An estimated $236 billion will be spent in America- on care for those with Alzheimer’s and dementia in 2016. By […]

DeLand church to present Zika forum

DeLand church to present Zika forum

DeLand church to present Zika forum Trinity United Methodist in DeLand is hosting an educational forum titled The Zika Virus: Who is at Risk? The forum will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 in the church’s fellowship hall at 306 W. Wisconsin Ave. Learn the signs, symptoms and treatments as well as what is […]

Family suicide prevention training this month

Family suicide prevention training this month

Family suicide prevention training this month The FL LINC (Florida Linking Individuals Needing Care) project in partnership with Stewart-Marchman-Act Behavioral Healthcare is offering a free Family Suicide Prevention training on Monday, Sept. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. The training will be held at the University of Central Florida Daytona Beach campus, Bldg. 140, Room […]

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Federal retirees to meet Sept. 19 in Ormond Beach The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Chapter 2247 in Ormond Beach will present a seminar on federal employee retirement benefits at its Sept. 19 meeting. B. Virginia Comella, a retired federal human resources manager, will be the speaker. The meeting will begin at 11:30 a.m. […]

NASCAR, Daytona community loses ‘special woman’

NASCAR, Daytona community loses ‘special woman’

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF NASCAR matriarch Betty Jane France was remembered this week as a great mother, grandmother, friend, community leader and philanthropist. France died Monday at age 78.  She was the executive vice president and assistant treasurer of NASCAR as well as the chairwoman emeritus of The NASCAR Foundation. A public memorial service […]

A good election day for Henrys

A good election day for Henrys

Daytona siblings get the most votes in their respective races. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For the Henry family, the 2016 primary was a pretty special day. Mayor Derrick Henry was re-elected and his two siblings also made strides in their races. His brother, Daytona Beach Commissioner, Patrick Henry, won the Democratic race for the […]

Keeping an eye on the storm

Keeping an eye on the storm

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Tropical Depression 9 was upgraded to Tropical Storm Hermine on Wednesday afternoon, reaching sustained winds of 40 miles per hour around its center. The storm has been brewing in the Gulf of Mexico most of the week while dropping rain and wind across Florida. It is estimated to be able […]

Embry-Riddle’s free Speakers Series kicks off Sept. 12

Embry-Riddle’s free Speakers Series kicks off Sept. 12

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES From the story of the legendary Wright brothers by Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough, to Florida and Daytona Beach history, cybersecurity, foreign policy challenges and national politics, Embry-Riddle invites the public to attend its fall 2016 Speakers Series. Marc Bernier, special assistant to Embry-Riddle president and host of “The Marc […]

Weather stations provide data in Volusia County

Weather stations provide data in Volusia County

Volusia County Emergency Management officials are reminding residents to be prepared in case a storm threatens the area. “Every family should create a disaster plan and start stocking their disaster supply kits,” Jim Judge, Volusia County’s emergency management director. “After a disaster, emergency workers may not be able to reach everyone right away. In some […]