DAYTONA TIMES RECOMMENDATION-Percy Williamson for Florida House District 26

Editor’s note – This is the first of a series of recommendations that the Daytona Times staff will make for upcoming elections. BY THE DAYTONA...

Black candidates discuss platforms, pick up checks

Collins brings donors, contenders together BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF On Tuesday, three African-American candidates for political office spoke with a small room full of financial...

Williamson to run for Florida House seat

Wants to build on local successes BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For Florida House of Representatives District 26 Democratic candidate Percy Williamson, a Daytona Beach native, a...

Ready for some laughs? This show is definitely for you

Community activist/promoter Loyce Nottage Allen shares that so much is going on in the world and in the community, and no one is laughing...

Superintendents say funds may not cover resource officers

BY LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A new report from Florida’s school superintendents warns that despite a nearly $100 million increase in...

Improved Joe Harris Park to reopen to the public Saturday

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES After months of renovations, a popular park in Daytona’s Black community will be open to the public again. The City of...

‘Still have a long way to go’

Local residents reflect on MLK’s impact 50 years after his death. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES April 4 marks the 50th anniversary of the death of civil...

ICE reported to use Facebook to track immigrants wanted for deportation

BY TATIANA SANCHEZ MERCURY NEWS U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement used Facebook data to track down undocumented immigrants targeted for deportation, according to a report by...

Black Press honors Harris as Newsmaker of the Year

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris (D-Calif.) received the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) 2018 Newsmaker of the Year Award last...

Governor signs Bethune statue bill into law

THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott on Monday signed a bill into law that calls for placing a statue of...

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