Friday, July 3, 2020

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...

$4 million allocated for home-based businesses, protective equipment

“It’s an exciting program for us because we get to partner again with some stakeholders in the community.” HELGA VAN ECKERT County economic development director SPECIAL...

A FOCUS ON VOTING

A few weeks are left for new voters to register for the August primary. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The primary election is creeping up on us...

Free COVID-19 testing still available

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Local health officials are urging residents to remember that we’re still in a COVID-19 pandemic despite reopenings. On Wednesday, Volusia County had...

Funds available for homeless assistance

Volusia County has received nearly $450,000 in federal funds that are available to nonprofit organizations that are working to lessen the impacts of COVID-19...

Free school shots available

Before a child can enroll in Volusia County schools, parents and guardians must provide proof of immunizations for a child entering kindergarten or seventh...

Summer camp scholarships available

Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children through Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division. Families with children who are entering grades 1-6 and are between...

Volusia County government offices reopen

Volusia County’s offices reopened to the public on Monday. The reopening includes county administrative offices, libraries and various other programs and facilities. Residents visiting county...

Volusia libraries to reopen with limited hours

All 14 branches of the Volusia County Public Library will reopen on Monday, June 1, with limited hours and capacity. Here is the information on the...

Volusia allocates COVID-19 funds for cities and non-profits

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES On Tuesday, the Volusia County Council approved a $2.5 million grant program to assist non-profit agencies in the county that...