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  1. Permit activity slips in first quarter, but optimism not dimmedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... bought up the older subdivisions and there aren't enough lots." Jim Mather, vice president of Paytas Homes in Port Orange, agreed. He said a shortage of lots is the key holdup to higher residential permit numbers. He said his company is fortunate to ...

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  2. Port Orange man, brothers make way to base camp amid aftershocks; Death toll tops 2,500Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Staff and Wire Reports A Port Orange man and his two brothers in Nepal to climb Mount Everest survived the 7.8-magnitude earthquake and are now trying to make their way to base camp, according to a girlfriend of one of the brothers. Jim Reardon, a financial adviser in Port Orange, left April 17 to hike the Mount Everest Base Camp trek with his brothers Mike and Steve.

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  3. Developer buys Port Orange propertyRead the original story

    Friday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Emerson International Inc. has bought 174.5 acres of cleared and wooded vacant property along the north and south sides of Town West Boulevard intended for residential development. The Altamonte Springs-based residential and commercial developer paid $2.11 million for the land, according to Volusia County property records.

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  4. Legislature passes amusement-game billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the games and redemption counters. It still has video games that do not dispense prizes. Sen. Dorothy Hukill, R-Port Orange, cast the lone vote against the legislation. Hukill's office did not respond to a request for comment.

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  5. Internet Firms Oppose Florida RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | NewsFactor

    ... of these have actual monetary value and some have incredible sentimental value," sponsor Sen. Dorothy Hukill, R-Port Orange, told the Senate Fiscal Policy Committee. Travis Hayes, a Naples estate planning attorney, said the bill "just extends the ...

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  6. ReceptionistRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Monster.com

    ... Clerical Schedule: Part Time Internal Use Only: CB, MN Job Key: Field Support Job Summary Part Time Emeritus at Port Orange - 1675 Dunlawton Avenue Port Orange, FL 32127 Job # 032738 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale ...

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  7. United Way honors top volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... of work that we do." This year's event featured a new award category: employee campaign coordinator of the year. Port Orange Publix employee Brianna Jones helped coordinate a workplace fundraising drive to contribute to United Way's annual giving ...

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  8. State track contenders run for region honors ThursdayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Lyman; and Seminole high jumper Raymond Nellom (6-8). Colonial triple jumper Armani Wallace (49-5 ) and Port Orange Spruce Creek long jumper Jeffrey Spence (24-6) also own leading 4A marks. Orange City University ninth grader Lorenzo Lingard, ...

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  9. Speeding Cop Strikes, Kills Scooter Rider: Gets Cited for Careless Driving, Suspended for 120 HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    Silvio Portillo, a Port Orange, Florida, police officer, was going 15 miles over the speed limit while responding to a non-priority call when he struck and killed Andrew McIlvain in December, according to internal affairs investigators who handed him a 10 shift, 120 hour suspension. He was also cited for careless driving by the highway patrol.

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  10. Port Orange officer who struck, killed scooter rider, cited for careless drivingRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A Port Orange policeman who struck and killed a man on a scooter was driving 15 miles faster than the posted speed limit on his way to a nonpriority call, an internal affairs investigation released Tuesday by police shows. As a result, Officer Silvio Portillo was cited for careless driving by the Florida Highway patrol and he was suspended for 10 shifts, or 120 hours, the investigation shows.

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  11. Music fills the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... tables, and securing corporate and individual sponsorships for trophies. "It's a community thing," said Hoag. "Port Orange is known for its community involvement - it's very proactive." The only elementary school participant included Champion and ...

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  12. 8th-seed Titans oust top-seed Lake BrantleyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... itans advance to a Wednesday night semifinal at Conrad Park in DeLand. They will face the winner of a DeLand vs. Port Orange Spruce Creek game, which was rained out Monday and moved to Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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  13. Internet companies oppose Florida proposals to regulate webRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... of these have actual monetary value and some have incredible sentimental value," sponsor Sen. Dorothy Hukill , R-Port Orange, told the Senate Fiscal Policy Committee . Travis Hayes , a Naples estate planning attorney, said the bill "just extends the ...

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  14. Hamilton, O'NeillRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Wenatchee World

    ... of Bill and Dianne Hamilton of Wenatchee. He is the son of William O'Neill of Aiken, Ga., and Deborah O'Neill of Port Orange, Fla. For as little as 27 cents a day, you can have complete access to all the local news, photos and video content from ...

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  15. Homes comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Paul Rechichar, owner of Platinum Building & Remodeling in Port Orange, has purchased the last available vacant single-family house lots in the Portofino Estates subdivision of New Smyrna Beach's Venetian Bay community. Rechichar, doing business as Platinum Lakes LLC, paid $2.8 million for 28 ready-to-build estate lots from The Johnson Group Inc., according to Volusia County property records.

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  16. Port Orange to discuss cost options for course renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Golfers who use the Cypress Head Golf Course could soon see some vast improvements, but the extent of those upgrades depends on how much the City Council decides to spend at its meeting Tuesday night. To renovate the course's greens, tees, bunkers, driving range and short game area, the city would need to approve spending $778,217, according to an agenda item.

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  17. New Smyrna's Sky Fest wraps up another successful runRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... a 3,000-pound golf cart made from the cowling of a Boeing 747. The two-story golf cart is the creation of Port Orange pilot Paul Holmes to share his love of aviation. Holmes offered rides to groups of bystanders Sunday who appeared dumbfounded by ...

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  18. Seeding in 8A-2 baseball guarantees littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    If Lake Brantley can get out of its district, recent history says a trip to the state tournament is almost guaranteed. Baseball district tournaments begin Monday and the Patriots are seeded first in one of the toughest: Class 8A, District 2. Two of the last three 8A state champions have been from District 2 - Lake Brantley and Port Orange Spruce Creek - and DeLand made it to the state final four last year.

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  19. Ormond to vote on condosRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Commissioners Tuesday will vote on a zoning change that would allow for a 286-unit condominium complex at the site of a former hospital. Last year, Port Orange developer Buddy LaCour filed paperwork with the city to build Renaissance Village of Ormond Beach on the site of the former Ormond Memorial hospital on Sterthaus Drive after it was imploded in 2012.

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  20. Developer relishes putting stamp on areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... to opening a riverboat restaurant on the Halifax River, LaCour and his partners are making their mark on Port Orange. In addition to LaCour and his partners' plans to develop a mixed-use complex in the city's Riverwalk district that would include ...

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