Category : Florida

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

Local youth sports making a slow return

BY ANDREAS BUTLER DAYTONA TIMES Youth sports are trying to make a comeback. Last month, the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) in Florida started back competition. Local AAU clubs like the New Wave girls’ basketball program in Daytona, which fields a high...

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

CARES Act funds available for nonprofits

The Ormond Beach Tennis Center located at 38 E. Granada Boulevard, next to The Casements, reopened on Monday. The center is a fee use based facility. It operates on a 24-hour advance reservation basis only. No walkon play is permitted. Hours of opera...

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

Volusia teachers can apply for Farm Bureau grants

The Volusia County Farm Bureau has $2,000 set aside for mini grants up to $200 each. Grants are available for Volusia County educators, grades K-12. The Farm Bureau offers the the mini-grant program to help Volusia teachers put together agriculture a...

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

Libraries introduce online book club

With in-person book clubs on hold, the Volusia County Public Library system has a free, online book club that will allow residents to share their thoughts will fellow readers. The first selection is “The Burglar” by New York Times bestselling author...

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

One more reason we need Justice Ginsberg

By the time you read this, it will no longer be breaking news that one of the cancers which has plagued Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsberg, has returned. Thankfully, she has declared her intention to remain on the court and, prayerfully, her...

Southeast / Florida - 5 days ago

The economy and the Senate continue to stumble

On the same day we learned that the U.S. economy contracted by 9.5 percent in the second quarter of this year, the United States Senate adjourned and went home, even though the economic contraction is the largest since growth data has been collected....

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

CHILDREN WITH A VISION 21st BOOK BAG DISTRIBUTION

CHILDREN WITH A VISION 21st BOOK BAG DISTRIBUTION &          Children With A Vision hosted its 21st Annual Back To School Drive-Through Book Bag Giveaway. The event was held on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at Ragan Park Community Center. Mrs. Tonya L...