Sunday, May 31, 2020

County seeks agencies to host summer food sites

Volusia County’s Human Services Office is seeking agencies to participate in the Summer Food Service Program, which will run for 10 weeks from June...

Harp concert uplifts seniors

BY THE DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Phone calls got it all done. One came to Daytona Beach Zone 3 City Commissioner Quanita May from a friend,...

Facility manager at Flagler center receives leadership award

Elijah Emanuel, facility manager for the Carver Center in Flagler County, has been named the 2017 Northeast Florida Community Action Agency’s “Outstanding Community Leadership...

Suicide rate declines in Volusia, but remains higher than state

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Suicide is on the decline in Volusia County but rates remain consistently higher than the state’s, according to a report...

Time to hook Black women up

Senator-elect Doug Jones (D-AL) did not have to win his battle against accused sexual molester and Republican candidate Roy Moore in the epic battle...

Keeping the dream alive together

Joint countywide MLK observance will include free program at B-CU BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Over the years, cities in Volusia County have hosted their own observances...

Engineer and diver shares history with ERAU students

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU) got a rare treat on Monday. Erik Denson, a NASA electric engineer, accomplished underwater...

‘WE MUST GET PREPARED’

Workshop to teach residents how to survive an active-shooter situation BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES In light of all the mass shootings that have occurred and...

Health officials: Tuesday a good day for HIV testing

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Local health organizations are encouraging local residents to get tested during National HIV Testing Day on Tuesday, June 27. The Florida Department...

Daytona gets mixed grades in Florida NAACP report card

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The City of Daytona Beach received an “A’’ for employment diversity but an overall grade of an F in a report...