Saturday, September 26, 2020

Obamacare plan rates to increase 3.1 percent

BY NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s top insurance regulator on Friday announced approval of a statewide average 3.1 percent rate increase for health insurance plans...

Grant to help Halifax Humane Society save more animals’ lives

Halifax Humane Society (HHS) has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). The grant will...

Prep football is back; public schools begin play

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES After a long wait, high school football is officially back as most local prep squads hit the gridiron this week. There are...

DeSantis ‘there will be flooding’

September 15, 2020 NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE --- Gov. Ron DeSantis warned that Hurricane Sally, after bringing massive rains and storm surge in the western...

HISTORIC NASA MISSION

Black woman to join International Space Station crew  BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Astronaut Jeanette Epps is getting ready to shatter a long-standing glass ceiling...

Black woman to join International Space Station crew

BY MURI ASSUNCAO NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS Astronaut Jeanette Epps is getting ready to shatter a long-standing glass ceiling on her way to the International Space...

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...

Why Breonna Taylor on the cover of O is a big deal

BY CHRISTEN A. JOHNSON CHICAGO TRIBUNE/TNS For the first time in 20 years, O, the Oprah Magazine is having someone other than Oprah Winfrey on the...

How to prepare for purchasing and closing on a home

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Once you’ve found the right property, learn what you can expect ahead of the actual purchase and closing. You’ve reviewed your...

Study: Blacks in U.S. poorer today than five years ago

BY STACY M. BROWN NNPA NEWSWIRE African Americans were more likely to be unemployed than Americans overall in 2018 than they were in 2013,  according to...