Sunday, March 29, 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...

Area hospitals halt most visitations

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Halifax Health has implemented a new visitation policy for its Daytona Beach, Port Orange and Deltona hospitals in response to...

Volusia extends deadline for Section 8 applicants

Volusia County residents who applied for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program through the county are asked to contact the county’s Community Assistance...

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...

SHUTTING IT DOWN

Local and state officials are making tough decisions about the coronavirus, some that aren’t setting well with business owners. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The COVID-19 (coronavirus)...

Midtown activities shut down early

BIKE WEEK 2020 Bikers make their way down Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard on Friday, March 13. Effective Saturday morning, the City of Daytona Beach revoked...

Public housing residents don’t have to worry right now about evictions

BY ALEXIA MCKAY DAYTONA TIMES The Housing Authority of the City of Daytona Beach has issued an announcement meant to calm the concerns of public housing...

Jail safer than outside world, US says as release bids mount

BY CHRISTIAN BERTHELSEN AND CHRIS DOLMETSCH BLOOMBERG NEWS/TNS Jail and prison inmates across the U.S. are asking judges to release them from custody because of the risk...

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...

A GOOD RUN

Silver Dollar Motorcycle Club founding member reflects on club’s glory days BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For as long Bike Week has existed in Daytona Beach, motorcycles...