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The tourism board for southeast Volusia County will hold a special meeting at Tuesday to hear presentations from groups seeking funding for tourism events in the coming fiscal year.
A teenage boy from Port Orange received more than 20 staples and 17 stitches in his arm after a barracuda jumped into his father's boat and started thrashing.
The Florida College System Foundation this week awarded the Daytona State College Foundation nearly $36,000 in scholarship funding aimed to help first-generation college students and those pursuing nursing or allied health careers.
So many people are using the SunRail station in DeBary that commuter-train officials are looking at expanding the parking lot.
Two senior citizens were confronted by a gunman in a Volusia County Walmart Neighborhood Market parking lot and told to hand over their purses.
The view just after sunrise at Daytona Beach Shores and the Halifax River Wednesday, which will be hot with another chance for afternoon storms in Volusia and Flagler counties.
State lawmakers touted a budget that included $500 million in tax cuts and $574.8 million more in education spending this past spring but Volusia County property owners can expect to pay more for their schools this year.
Volusia County deputies arrested three people Tuesday in connection to the DeLand-area armed burglary of an older couple that occurred in May, officials said.
A Florida father who beat his 11-year-old son's alleged molester unconscious before calling 911 told a CNN affiliate that his son is a hero and that the youngster is the only reason the man is alive.
A pet pit bull was taken right out of the hands of a 7-year-old boy by a thief Sunday morning, and a reward is now being offered for its safe return.
Cask & Larder's "monastery-to-mouth" Belgian Beer Dinner takes inspiration from Belgium's famed monk brewers by pairing in-house cicerone Ron Raike's sudsy creations with Southern-inspired dishes - we're talking duck carpaccio, white gumbo and veal belly, to name just a few.
It's been a bit lonely for Jamie Krzeminski, who has been riding his bicycle from his home near Mead Botanical Garden to work in downtown Orlando for a dozen years.
Volusia County sheriff's deputies say the pit bull Red was stolen from an 8-year-old boy while they were walking near DeLand.Provided by Anthony Cavallero Deputies continue to investigate a case where a Volusia County boy's dog was snatched away while he was out walking it, a sheriff's spokesman said.
An infusion of tax dollars ensures a long-running event honoring Hispanic culture will go forward in Deltona, but the decision to support the Latin Arts and Music Festival followed a spirited debate over helping one group while denying another.
For the past several weeks, top officials at Halifax Urban Ministries have been struggling with the loss of an $80,000 federal grant that covered a third of the annual costs for their homeless family shelter.
The view just after sunrise over Daytona Beach Shores and the Halifax River Monday, another hot day with a strong chance of afternoon showers in Volusia and Flagler counties.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 08:22 am
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