Thursday, November 26, 2020

Deadlines approaching to apply for Volusia CARES grants

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES With federal authorization expiring soon, the deadlines to apply to Volusia County for COVID-19 financial assistance are rapidly approaching. The county...

LOCAL AND VOCAL

Protesters in Volusia say they will continue to peacefully push for racial equality and justice. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The general election is over, but...

A hot meal for Thanksgiving

Local agencies and churches are giving away holiday food, but the pandemic has called for an adjustment on how it’s done. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES There...

Trump supporters and far-right groups rally in Washington to protest election results

BY MOLLY O'TOOLE LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS WASHINGTON — When the 2020 presidential election was called for Joe Biden and thousands of his supporters gathered at barricades...

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...

Louis McCarthy, contributing Times photographer, dies

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Louis Peter McCarthy, a contributing photographer to the Daytona Times, died on Nov. 6 at age 78. Mr. McCarthy was...

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...

HOPE, OPTIMISM AND CAUTION

Locals react to Biden’s presidency win; Harris making history. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Former Vice President Joe Biden has been declared the winner and will become...

Governor declares state of emergency as tropical storm looms

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A state of emergency was declared Saturday by Gov. Ron DeSantis for eight southern Florida counties because...

Harris faced racism, sexism on way to victory

BY DAVID LIGHTMAN MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU WASHINGTON — Kamala Harris will become the 49th vice president of the United States, the first woman and the first...