Monday, July 13, 2020

Putting baking skills to the test

Local chef competes on Food Network’s new desserts competition show BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES On most days, Andra Chisholm can be found creating mouthwatering desserts in...

Pastor Frank Russ remembered as a kind man, lover of nature

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES A celebration of life for Pastor Frank Russ was held April 18 at Living Faith World Ministries. He died on...

Volusia cities’ improvement coalition hosting environmental conference

COMPILED BY DAYTONA TIMES STAFF An Environmental Justice Conference geared toward non-profit organizations, governments, community stakeholders, students, scholars, artists and environmental health professionals is scheduled...
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Area events plentiful for observance of MLK’s life, legacy

DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HOLIDAY 2020 BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Hundreds of residents marched and worshiped together at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day...

Frying your turkey? County has these safety tips

DAYTONA TIMES STAFF Volusia County Fire Rescue issued a statement this week urging those who plan to fry their turkeys to be aware of the...

TAKING THEM SERIOUSLY

School shootings and threats have communities on edge and at odds BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Residents, parents, retired educators, retired law enforcement and more flocked the...

A winning smile

Aric Almirola takes a selfie with a fan on Saturday at the Daytona International Speedway. Almirola, who was born in Fort Walton Beach, won...

Scientist wows kids with space talk

BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Mainland High School students got a lesson on science and space Monday that they likely won’t soon forget. Dr. Firouz Naderi,...

County jail workers ex-inmate test positive for virus

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Two employees and a former inmate at the Volusia County Branch Jail have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the first...

2015 local focus: Lack of jobs, diversity

Leaders discuss issues impacting county during Jan. 5 summit BY ASHLEY D. THOMAS DAYTONA TIMES Communication with the city, high unemployment, education and a lack of diversity...