Saturday, June 6, 2020

HITTING US HARD

Poor access to primary care called a factor for high numbers of Blacks getting virus. BY ANDREAS BUTELR DAYTONA TIMES The COVID-19 pandemic continues as the number...

Campbell Middle, Atlantic High, Black Male Explorers win Brain Bowl competition

The Daytona Beach Community Section of the National Council of Negro Women recently staged its 14th annual NCNW Black History Brain Bowl at Bethune-Cookman...

‘NECESSARY STEPS’

Coronavirus leads to city curfew, statewide order BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues as confirmed cases and death tolls continue to rise worldwide. The...

Ocean Center serving as distribution hub for equipment in coronavirus fight

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES In normal times, it plays host to dozens of trade shows, conferences, concerts, competitions and sporting events. But these aren’t normal...

Pastor of Tampa church that held two large Sunday services arrested

BY TONY MARRERO TAMPA BAY TIMES/TNS The pastor of a Tampa megachurch who held two services on Sunday for scores of worshippers was arrested Monday for...

ALREADY HURTING

From hotels to soul food spots, area businesses are losing customers and revenue because of the coronavirus. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has...

B-CU gets financial boost from state legislators

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Florida’s three private historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are getting some much needed financial support. The Florida Legislature has designated $33...

Free meals available next week for students in public schools

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Volusia and Flagler County school districts have announced that free meals - breakfast and lunch – will be available March...

Summer camp scholarships available

Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children through Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division. Families with children who are entering grades 1-6 and are between...

Bike Week in Black community comes to an early halt

BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF On March 13, Daytona Beach Mayor announced that the city had revoked Bike Week permits. While the traffic and activity slowed in...