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Judge, officers to speak at forum Saturday
A follow up Law Enforcement & Community Relations forum is scheduled May 14 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Midtown Cultural & Educational Center, 925 George W. Engram Blvd., Daytona Beach.

Members of the Daytona Beach Police Department and local leaders in the educational and judicial systems will discuss policing, equality and how to strengthen the community during this free event.

Dr. Randy Nelson, a criminal justice professor at Bethune-Cookman University, will be one of the featured speakers. Other speakers include Daytona Beach Police Chief Mike Chitwood, Captain Jakari Young and Volusia County Judge Dawn P. Fields.

The forum is sponsored by the City of Daytona Beach, Daytona Beach Police Department, community activist Johnnie Ponder, Midtown Association Neighborhood Watch, Save Our Neighborhoods, Islamic Center of Daytona Beach, VITAS Healthcare, and Daytona Express.

For more information, contact Charles Bryant, Daytona Beach’s Redevelopment Project Manager at 386-671-8185.

Dermatologist to present seminar Monday
A seminar titled “Healthy & Beautiful Skin…. Looking Terrific at Menopause and Beyond’’ takes place May 16 at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach, France Tower, Meeting Room E. The session is from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

It will be presented by Dr. Michelle Foley, a board certified dermatologist.

A light dinner will be served.

RSVP to 386-238-2254 or email


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