Celebrate the end of the school year at the EdgeFest Summer Splash Party!

The last day of school for our local students is Friday, May 31, 2019.  What better way to celebrate the end of a busy school year than with a pool party?  The EdgeFest School’s Out Summer Splash Party is just that and more.  There will be music, games and some cool treats to eat.  All the fun takes place at the Southeast Volusia Family YMCA … Continue reading Celebrate the end of the school year at the EdgeFest Summer Splash Party!

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Take My Money

By Katie Swiss Britt Online shopping is amazing and dangerous. It’s so comfy. You can fully spree your butt off all while wearing no pants. That would not fly at the mall. Please wear clothes to the mall or you will most likely get picked up by the folks in blue. You don’t have to empty the bank account to get some great stuff. Amazon, … Continue reading Take My Money

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Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

Summertime means a big, juicy burger. Sometimes it’s just too hot to fire up the grill at home, so here are the local spots in Volusia county that know how to serve up an incredible burger. *Voting was based on the best restaurant, not the featured burger. ** Burger prices and availability are subject to change. Call or check menu. Best Burger Spots in Volusia … Continue reading Where to Find the Best Burger in Volusia County

Right Coast Wahine: Horseback Riding

This month I decided to try something a little out of my element. Instead of packing up my surfboard and putting on my bathing suit, I grabbed my jeans and Adidas, and for the first time in four years, went horseback riding. I had an amazing time and here’s my adventure. When we first arrived at the horse stalls we had to sign in and … Continue reading Right Coast Wahine: Horseback Riding

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Adventures of a Modern Pirate: May 2019

I could not wash away the images of a large band of pirates launching massive cannon balls down upon penny-loafer-and-Rolex-wearing developers. With all the beauty I was surrounded by, my mind could not comprehend how anyone could bring themselves to develop land that was as pristine as what I was enjoying.  But as my uncle said, “It is the way of the world. Put large … Continue reading Adventures of a Modern Pirate: May 2019

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Kids Can Enjoy Movies All Summer

Local movie theaters are offering free or very cheap options to keep kids entertained all summer long, and parents are rejoicing! Cobb Theatres FREE Kids Summer Movie Escape Visit the Cobb Theatres for free kid movies at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday this Summer. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. and only same day ticketing is available for this summer movie series. Cobb Daytona … Continue reading Kids Can Enjoy Movies All Summer

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Atlantic Hurricane Season: June 1 – November 30

The Atlantic Hurricane Season starts on June 1st! Citizens are encouraged to be prepared for the first 72 hours after an event. Storms or natural disasters can have the ability to knock your power out for an extended period. During an outage, portable generators can offer temporary power, but there are potential risks associated with the use of these generators. Be sure to follow these … Continue reading Atlantic Hurricane Season: June 1 – November 30

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TASTE THE RAINBOW

It’s official…fashion has gone over the rainbow. Rainbows have been popping up all over the catwalks and even in my Instagram feed. This 70s retro style trend has gonefull spectrum from rainbow knits, tees, dresses and accessories, even shoes. This spring and summer, brighten up your look with help from the rainbow. GET THE LOOK Rainbow knit crop top & sunglasses @MoxieVintage // Leopard bottoms … Continue reading TASTE THE RAINBOW

Time to Walk the Plank

Pirate and Treasure Museum, St. Augustine  Avast ye, matey! Did ya hear? Pirates have invaded St. Augustine!  Things to Do for Families in St. Augustine After commandeering Key West for five years, a band of pirates have made their home in historic St. Augustine at the Pirate and Treasure Museum. Situated along the water and across from the famed fort, Castillo de San Marcos, this … Continue reading Time to Walk the Plank

W.I.N.E. May Networking Event

Women Into Networking Every day…W.I.N.E. On Monday, May 20, 2019, the ECC Ladies held an exclusive networking event for women at Bistro 424 in Venetian Bay. Admission to the event included:– Complimentary appetizers from the chef at Bistro 424 – Drink Specials – A chance to Win Fabulous Prizes – Opportunity to Network with other Professional Women in the Area – Music by DJ Jukebox … Continue reading W.I.N.E. May Networking Event