Saturday, August 8, 2020

Free walk-up testing continues in Volusia

Here’s where the drive-up and walk-up testing sites are located in Volusia County. This information is provided by the Volusia County Government. • Free walk-up...

County libraries offer ‘Lit Kits to Go’

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES Studies show that easy access to books during the summer can reduce a loss in reading skills from one school...

Summer food program kicked off with grab-and-go meals

Volusia County’s summer food service program is underway. The county’s Human Services Office is sponsoring a Summer Food Program through Aug. 14 to provide...

County earmarks $8 million for COVID-19 rent, mortgage and food aid

Volusia County rolled out two new programs Tuesday to help local residents suffering financial impacts from the COVID-19 crisis, earmarking $5 million for emergency...

Volusia homeowners can apply for mortgage help

Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division is accepting applications from homeowners who have been financially impacted by COVID-19. Mortgage assistance may be provided to eligible households...

Volusia to offer $3,000 grants to local small businesses to offset COVID-19 impacts

Volusia County opened the application window on Thursday, May 14, on a $10 million grant program to help small businesses recover financially from the...

Virus can’t stop Mr. Corbitt’s 101st birthday

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES On Wednesday afternoon, Jessie Corbitt, age 101, had a unique birthday celebration amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr. Corbitt was saluted with a...

Daytonans take care of each other in the wake of COVID-19

Daytona Times photojournalist Duane C. Fernandez Sr., was out and about in Daytona Beach. Here are a few photos this week of small local...

Operation Relaunch Volusia is under way

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER As the number of new coronavirus cases in Florida and locally continue to decline, Volusia County is readying a plan...

Volusia issues update on WIC services

SPECIAL TO THE DAYTONA TIMES The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia)’s WIC program continues to welcome families. In order to limit exposure and...