Sunday, January 24, 2021

Google workers unionize, a watershed in Silicon Valley activism

BY SUHAUNA HUSSAIN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS Google employees announced the creation of a union on Jan. 4 that includes hundreds of workers, marking the culmination of...

Virtual F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival set for Jan. 8 and 9

The F.R.E.S.H. Book Festival 2021 Virtual and International is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 8, and Saturday, Jan. 9. The event will take place from...

More free groceries

Local churches and organizations continue to help residents in need of groceries. Numerous cars lined up at the Daytona International Speedway on Wednesday to...

Turkey Run 2020

The 47th Annual Daytona Turkey Run was held Nov. 26-29 at the Daytona International Speedway. Masks were encouraged but not mandatory at the annual...

BIDEN BEATS TRUMP; HARRIS TO BECOME THE FIRST WOMAN VP

BY THE FLORIDA COURIER STAFF After a hard-fought election, Joe Biden, 77, will become the 46th president of the United States. On Saturday, he picked up...

Volusia council approves contracts with firefighters and deputies

On Oct. 20, the Volusia County Council unanimously approved collective bargaining agreements on Oct. 20 with the two public safety unions that represent county...

NASCAR releases schedule; Daytona 500 set for Feb. 14

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The date for the 63rd  annual Daytona 500 is set for Feb. 14, 2021. It will mark the 40th straight...

TSA Precheck enrollment event scheduled at airport next month

A TSA Precheck enrollment event is coming to Daytona Beach International Airport (DAB) from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Monday...

Tributes pour in for ‘Black Panther’ star Chadwick Boseman

BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS The unexpected death of actor Chadwick Boseman is sending shockwaves through social media platforms as fans and stars pay...

War with Iran is ill-advised, thoughtless

  Last week, the U.S House of Representatives passed a resolution to force President Trump to come to Congress for authorization before taking further military...