A Night of Glamour & Gore

Saturday, October 26 from 7 – 11 PM Georgia Avenue, DeLand, FL 32720 Join us for a night of Glamour & Gore on Georgia Avenue – the biggest costume party in Volusia County! More than $1k in costume prizes to be awarded. Live music with JCMD at Cafe DaVinci and good times on Georgia Avenue. Unlimited admission to the Haunted Hollow (Haunted House) will be … Continue reading A Night of Glamour & Gore

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Take Time Saturday to Drop Off Unwanted Medicines

The Volusia Sheriff’s Office is collecting your unwanted, unused prescription medication at their five district offices Saturday (Oct. 26) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.  Sheriff’s Office Will Collect Prescription Drugs at District Offices Vape pens or other e-cigarette devices can also be dropped off – only after the batteries are removed from the devices. If the consumer … Continue reading Take Time Saturday to Drop Off Unwanted Medicines

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Boycott Bottled Water: Nestlé Seeks Permit To Get Free Spring Water

*The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the East Coast Current. In America, the free market is a powerful force. The “invisible hand” is at work in every corner of our lives, and the choices we make on a daily basis can shift the fortunes of entire industries. In an era where … Continue reading Boycott Bottled Water: Nestlé Seeks Permit To Get Free Spring Water

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Ormond Beach Civil Air Patrol Cadets Honored

Two cadets from the Ormond Beach Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) were honored recently by the CAP’s Florida Wing Commander. Cadet Captain Grayson Bertaina was presented with the Amelia Earhart Award. This award is the second milestone of the Cadet Program, which is earned after receipt of the General Billy Mitchell Award and the completion of the first 11 achievements of the … Continue reading Ormond Beach Civil Air Patrol Cadets Honored

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Fall Home Show

The News-Journal’s annual Fall Home Show will be Friday, Oct. 25 through Sunday, Oct. 27. Location: Daytona Beach Ocean Center 101 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 Exhibitors: This year’s home show provides attendees with a variety of exhibitors to help jump start their home improvement. Guests can enjoy trendy presentations on stage daily, browse cool art in the Arts and Crafts Zone, and bring the … Continue reading Fall Home Show

Enchanted Forest

The Enchanted Forest is a non-scary hayride in Reed Canal Park. It features the local drama clubs from Spruce Creek, Atlantic, Seabreeze and Mainland High Schools and Orbit Performing Arts Academy who put on short skits with positive messages. The ride takes about 1 hour. We also have other activities in the park such as face painting, a petting zoo, the playground and refreshments for … Continue reading Enchanted Forest

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Haunted Hollow Experience

October 23, 2019 – November 2, 2019 Admission: $8-$10 Address: Artisan Alley Garage DeLand, FL Dare to be scared (or not) this Halloween season! Happening at Artisan Alley Garage in Downtown DeLand, Haunted Hollow brings 11 nights of an epic haunted house experience for adults with a milder side for younger children. Weeknights from 6 to 10 p.m. and weekend, 6 to 10 p.m.   Tickets: Visit EventBrite.com for tickets. … Continue reading Haunted Hollow Experience

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Kicks 4 Guns: Turn In Unwanted Firearms for Gift Cards

Volusia Sheriff’s Office Hosts Annual Event – No ID Required, and No Questions Asked If you’ve got an unwanted gun and aren’t sure how to safely get rid of it, here’s your chance: The Volusia Sheriff’s Office is rounding up unwanted firearms Thursday (Oct. 24) in Deltona in exchange for a $50 Walmart gift card.   Central Florida’s Kicks 4 Guns is a crime-fighting program that aims … Continue reading Kicks 4 Guns: Turn In Unwanted Firearms for Gift Cards

Sea Squirts

The Sea Squirts Program introduces marine life to children ages 2-5 years. Adults will accompany their children to the program. Activities may include examinations of species both skeletal and alive, arts and crafts, stories, audio visual presentations, and games. Reservations must be made in advance so we can prepare materials for arts and crafts. Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance to receive a … Continue reading Sea Squirts