Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Literary spotlight: What to read while you wait

BY DONNA M. GRAY-BANKS SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES As we continue to live safe and stay in place, here are more authors and their books...

Olympics history: Have the games been postponed before?

BY CHUCK SCHILKEN LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS The International Olympic Committee took the extraordinary step Tuesday of postponing the 2020 Tokyo Games, which were scheduled to start...

County urging boaters to watch out for manatees

The number of manatees killed by boat strikes is on the rise in Florida. According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission,...

Halifax Health to host block party in New Smyrna

A New Smyrna Beach block party presented by Halifax Health is scheduled for Saturday, July 20 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Pfizer and sickle cell advocates address disease

Lori Luck, global medical director for Pfizer Rare Disease, joined Beverley Frances-Gibson, president and CEO of the SCD Association of...

Allen Chapel’s annual food feast set for March 23

DAYTONA BEACH – The annual “A Taste of Allen Food Feast” will be held March 23 in the parking lot of the...

Local events

Allen Chapel to celebrate Family and Friends Day The Allen Chapel AME Church will celebrate its annual Family and Friends Day with several events. The...

Facebook’s Messenger Kids sparks privacy concerns

Parents grapple with decision to allow children to use app BY QUEENIE WONG MERCURY NEWS/TNS Torn between the benefits and drawbacks of social media, Leigh Turberville Harrell...

Henry files bill to fund shelter in Daytona

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES TALLAHASSEE – State Representative Patrick Henry has filed bill HB 2389, which would provide appropriation funding for the Daytona Beach...

Church names top chefs

Allen Chapel AME Church has announced the winners of its Top Chef competition, which was held on Nov. 11. Ebony Dixon won in the appetizers...