Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Grant to help Halifax Humane Society save more animals’ lives

Halifax Humane Society (HHS) has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). The grant will...

Elections for Human Services Advisory Board set

Volusia County Community Assistance will conduct five public meetings where community members will elect one person at each meeting to represent low-income people in...

Embry-Riddle ranks high among nation’s aerospace programs

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES For the fourth year in a row,  Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus has claimed the nation’s No. 1 spot...

Daytona commission approves tentative budget

Daytona Beach’s City Commission voted unanimously at their Sept. 9 meeting to approve a tentative budget for next fiscal year that includes a reduction...

Virus puts the brakes on Biketoberfest

Event has been a moneymaker for Black businesses  BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect everyone financially, including here locally. The virus has now...

Daytona library closed after attack on employee

Burman P. Bedford, 55, has been charged with attacking an employee at the Daytona Beach Regional Library on Tuesday. He is accused of attacking...

Mr. & Ms. Mentoring hosts back-to-school event for at-risk kids

A back-to-school event was held on Aug. 31 by Mr. & Ms. Mentoring, a nonprofit mental health intervention program for atrisk youth, at the...

Airport runway closure to cause flight pattern change

As part of the Daytona Beach International Airport’s taxiway rehabilitation project, the airport’s main air carrier runway closed from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m....

THE HOME STRETCH

Some city and county races will be decided on Tuesday as area residents head to the polls. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The 2020 primary election is...

Volusia extends summer food program

With the delayed start of the school year, Volusia County’s Human Services Office is extending its Summer Food Service Program through Aug. 21. Thirty-two...