Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Community News

County to hold workshops for business vendors Volusia County’s Purchasing and Contracts Division will hold two workshops for vendors who want to learn how to...

Phone call appointments available for rent and utility assistance

Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division is offering two programs that can provide relief to families and individuals negatively impacted by the coronavirus through loss...

May 21 meeting to focus on MLK roadwork

Roadwork on a stretch of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard from Orange Avenue to the International...

BREAKING NEWS: Sources say retired judge named B-CU’s interim president

Dr. Edison Jackson will retire as Bethune-Cookman’s president. Hubert L. Grimes was named interim president, sources told the Daytona Times Wednesday night. BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA...

20 Votran drivers earn safe driving award from National Safety Council

The National Safety Council (NSC) presents awards each year to transit drivers across the country. The criteria includes a minimum of 15 years or...

Volusia Flagler YMCA hosts open house at Midtown center

FROM STAFF REPORTS The Volusia Flagler Family YMCA and the City of Daytona Beach hosted an open house on July 30 at the Midtown Cultural...

Looking ahead to Kwanzaa

Museums gearing up for African holiday BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES

Judge’s ruling for felons brings hope, uncertainty

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Last week, U.S. Judge Robert Hinkle overruled Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ executive order that...

Women’s film festival to focus on image, diversity

A young Black girl in South Los Angeles experiences a series of events that intersects racism and sexism during a Fourth...

Volusia delays school start date

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES The Volusia County School District voted to push back the start date of the 2020-21 school year to Aug. 31 during...