Local observances focus on the past and the future

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Festivals, ceremonies and workshops celebrating and recollecting the accomplishments of Blacks in Volusia County are at the helm of this...

Embry-Riddle to debut program in aerospace physiology

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES This fall, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will launch a unique undergraduate aerospace physiology program in collaboration with Florida Hospital for students...

Cleaning up the Boulevard

Volunteers take a break from their cleaning task.PHOTOS BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COM Daytona Beach leaders and residents...

Flooding increases in Central Florida as power is restored

BY STEPHEN HUDAK ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS ORLANDO – Surging waters spawned by Hurricane Irma’s heavy rains caused flooding in several parts of Central Florida on Tuesday, even...

Giving thanks for a brand-new house

Habitat for Humanity helps hard-working mom realize dream  of home ownership BY PENNY DICKERSON DAYTONA TIMES The Thanksgiving holiday has taken on a heightened sense of...

Technology and the Civil Rights Movement

Rainbow PUSH Coalition explores the digital divide BY JAZELLE HUNT NNPA NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – If Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were alive and dreaming today, his...

JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION 2017

Local activities include banquet, festival Daytona Beach’s Juneteenth observance started with a banquet on June 14 and ended with a large community festival on Saturday...

‘Phenomenal Princess’ program helps girls with self-esteem, life skills

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES For the past four years, LaKesha Green has been driving from Daytona Beach to Palatka twice a week to help girls...

Earnhardt Jr. breaks with NASCAR; supports peaceful protests

BY GEORGE DIAZ ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS NASCAR dare fire Dale Earnhardt Jr.? NASCAR’s favorite son didn’t double-dare NASCAR officials to do so, but he certainly went against the...

Documentary relives Robinson’s spring training game in Daytona

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF The Halifax Historical Museum will commemorate Jackie Robinson’s history-making 1946 spring training game in Daytona Beach with a gala reception...

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