Monday, January 18, 2021

Christmas parade on the river

The annual Daytona Beach Christmas Boat Parade was held on Dec. 5 at 6 p.m. The community event on the Halifax River is presented...

COVID IN THE COMMUNITY

Daytona resident, health official and business owners are urging local Blacks to take the virus seriously. Editor’s note: This is one in a series of...

CHIEF: HELP STOP THE VIOLENCE

Recent shootings in Daytona Beach lead to increased law enforcement action. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Daytona Beach’s new police chief urged residents to help fight...

How to shop small and give back this holiday season

FAMILY FEATURES This year has been tough for many. Despite the challenges, acts of compassion and generosity can bring together the global community. With this...

A Thanksgiving blessing

Two churches on Derbyshire Road in Daytona Beach were a blessing to local residents on Tuesday, giving away turkeys and other food to help...

Daytonans collaborate to produce, market Bethune movie

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Two hometown natives are putting together a high level, experienced team of Hollywood film producers to make a film about...

Free food distribution in Daytona

Members of the Daytona Beach Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority prepare food items for a Friday morning drive-up giveaway at New Life...

Plenty of thanks for veterans during Barracks of Hope event

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Wednesday was Veterans Day and few in-person celebrations took place locally because of COVID-19, but one was quite special. A flag dedication...

Chitwood: ‘He deserves this’

Young takes over as Daytona’s first Black police chief BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES It’s now Daytona Beach Police Chief Jakari Young. Young, 42, assumed the position after...

Young sworn in as Daytona’s first Black police chief

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Hundreds of people showed up on Friday for the swearing-in ceremony of Daytona Beach Police Chief Jakari Young. The ceremony, held...