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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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Daytona Beach Bandshell Concert Series

Weekly FREE concerts at the beach in Daytona! The Oceanfront Bandshell Entertainment Series in its 11th year, takes place on Friday nights with additional entertainment on Memorial Day, 4th of July, and Labor Day weekends. This historic amphitheater is located inside of the Ritchey Plaza on the Northern end of the Boardwalk amusements area and overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun … Continue reading Daytona Beach Bandshell Concert Series

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Memorial Day Ceremonies in Volusia

Memorial Day in Port Orange The City of Port Orange will hold their annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 27th at 10 a.m. located at the City Center Veteran’s Park, 1000 City Center Circle, Port Orange, FL. The VFW Post 3282 will host the ceremony, which will feature a display of colors, speeches and a 21- gun salute. For more information, please call (386) … Continue reading Memorial Day Ceremonies in Volusia

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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

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Homemade Rainbow Biscotti

Turn an ordinary Italian cookie into a fun & happy brunch conversation treat with these Rainbow Biscotti! Crunchy, twice-baked, and perfect for coffee- and tea-dipping, these funfetti cookies are full of sprinkles & made with love! Ingredients for Rainbow Biscotti: 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons butter softened 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1/3 cup brown sugar 2 large … Continue reading Homemade Rainbow Biscotti

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Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip

This creamy dip is subtly infused with garlic and parmesan making for one heck of a tasty dip because let’s face it, garlic and parm go good on pretty much anything. Ingredients for Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip Butter for the pan 6 ounces cream cheese slightly softened 1/2 cup jarred marinated artichoke hearts drained and chopped 1/4 cup mayo 1/4 cup heavy whipping cream … Continue reading Baked Garlic Parmesan Artichoke Dip

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Summer Adventure Camps at NSB’s Marine Discovery Center

*Photo provided by the Marine Discovery Center On May 31, 2019, Volusia students will officially be out for summer. The Marine Discovery Center (MDC), located in New Smyrna Beach, has lined up kid-friendly Summer Adventure Camps. The camps are designed for children, 16 and under, “to experience the water through the hands-on, feet- wet programs.” Kids’ Summer Camps in New Smyrna Beach All summer programs … Continue reading Summer Adventure Camps at NSB’s Marine Discovery Center

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