Friday, April 23, 2021

Bike Week coming with safety measures amidst pandemic

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Bike Week 2021 is on its way. The event is scheduled for March 5 to 16 and typically brings 500,000 bikers...

Winter storms lead to changes in vaccination schedule at fairgrounds

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Winter storms that continue to pummel much of the country have caused additional changes to upcoming vaccination events at the...

A TIME TO OBSERVE AND LEARN

Black history events will include tribute to local lynching victims. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Many of the local Black History Month events are being held virtually...

County seeking sites for summer food program

Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division is seeking sites to serve children in the 2021 summer food program, which will run from June 7 through...

Boys & Girls Club members participate in Youth of the Year contest

DELAND – On Feb. 6, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Volusia/Flagler Counties (BGCVFC) held its Youth of the Year (YOY) competition. Out of safety...

Volusia transitions to Sharecare for COVID-19 vaccine appointments

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Effective for COVID-19 vaccine events the week of Feb. 15, the County of Volusia will transition to the state-wide preregistration...

Volusia County Farm Bureau to host youth speech contest

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County Farm Bureau is inviting young people to show their talents and earn some cash. Each year, Farm...

Votran seeking public feedback through survey

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Did you know that you can help shape the county’s public transportation needs? Votran is working on major updates to...

HONORING AREA HISTORY MAKERS

Municipalities celebrate local Black history with banners BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES It’s Black History Month! And although we should always recognize the achievements, accomplishments, lives and...

County transitions to new e-procurement system

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Volusia County’s Purchasing and Contracts Division will complete its transition to the Negometrix electronic procurement system on March 1. Effective that...