Halifax Humane Society fur ball

Halifax Humane Society’s 10th Annual Fur Ball

When: Thursday December 12 from  7 – 11 pm Where: Ocean Center 101 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 Tickets:  $75 for General Admission. $125 VIP ticket  $125 VIP ticket includes hors de oeuvres, passed Champagne, entertainment, and music performed by Two Guys With Horns Seating is limited – Sold Out in 2018! Sponsorships and Table Opportunities still available! Spend an evening at the Masquerade Ball to benefit … Continue reading Halifax Humane Society’s 10th Annual Fur Ball

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Volusia County News: Republican ‘census’ form should not be confused with U.S. Census Bureau questionnaire

The Republican National Committee has mailed “2019 Congressional District Census” forms to local residents. The form mimics the look of the federal census form, but it has key differences. For example, it asks if the responder will support Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election and if the Democrat Party “is promoting a Big-Government Socialist agenda for America.” It also asks for a donation and … Continue reading Volusia County News: Republican ‘census’ form should not be confused with U.S. Census Bureau questionnaire

Biketoberfest Ruff Ride Poker Run

October 17 from 12 PM – 5 PM @ Halifax Humane Society, 2364 LPGA Blvd., Daytona Beach FL 32124 Come join us for the Biketoberfest Ruff Ride! Sponsored by Politis & Matovina and Southern Biker Register online and save $5.00! $25 advance registration, $30 on-site at Halifax Humane Society Includes a limited-edition t-shirt, one poker hand, barbeque dinner, and a drink at the Iron Horse … Continue reading Biketoberfest Ruff Ride Poker Run

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Fall Cycle Scene at Daytona Speedway

October 17 – 20 @ Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach FL 32114 Get ready for the roar of motorcycles as two-wheeled racing action returns to Daytona International Speedway during Fall Cycle Scene! Enjoy free live entertainment, vendor displays, exciting motorcycle racing and so much more at this October celebration of bikes! 1-800-PIT-SHOPwww.DaytonaInternationalSpeedway.com Continue reading Fall Cycle Scene at Daytona Speedway

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Operation Green Light

Is your license suspended? Volusia County is offering an opportunity to save money and get back on the road. Volusia County customers with suspended driver’s licenses will have the opportunity to pay overdue court obligations while saving up to 40 percent in additional fees to get their license back. Saturday, October 12 @ The Clerk of the Circuit Court On Saturday, October 12, the Clerk … Continue reading Operation Green Light

Biketoberfest Roars into Town Oct. 17 – 20

Join the city of Daytona Beach as they celebrate a full-throttle lifestyle born on two wheels. Biketoberfest 2019 Return to Daytona Beach October 17 through 20 Biketoberfest celebrates the adventure and the spirit of today’s motorcycle enthusiast. More than 125,000 motorcycle enthusiasts come together each year to enjoy beautiful Florida weather, live music, motorcycle racing at Daytona International Speedway, and miles of scenic rides along … Continue reading Biketoberfest Roars into Town Oct. 17 – 20

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Florida Under Public Health Emergency

Florida Surgeon General Dr. Scott Rivkees recently declared a Public Health Emergency to address the increase in hepatitis A cases in Florida due to the current national outbreak. State of Florida under Public Health Emergency for Hepatisis A Since 2018, there have been more than 22,000 cases of hepatitis A in the U.S. and more than 2,500 cases in Florida. Despite the recent rise in … Continue reading Florida Under Public Health Emergency

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Ask A Local: Best Pumpkin Patch in the Area

Fall is officially here in Florida, which doesn’t mean that much has changed thanks to our balmy weather, except now we have pumpkins! Here are the favorite spots the locals head to pick the perfect pumpkin for Halloween. Best Local Pumpkin Patches FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH 305 Dunlawton Ave, Port Orange (386) 767-6161 FirstChurchPO.org/PumpkinPatch FB: FirstChurchPO // Insta: @FirstChurchPO Pumpkin patch opens Oct 6 Mon … Continue reading Ask A Local: Best Pumpkin Patch in the Area

Libraries Schedule Healthy Living Programs

Pick up some health tips and get moving at your local library in October, which is Health Happens in Libraries Month. The Volusia County Public Library system has planned nearly 100 programs to help adults and children improve their health. Daytona Beach Regional Library 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach 386-257-6036 ADULT PROGRAMS Celebrate Health Happens Month with these documentaries: “Worried Sick”: 2 p.m. Oct. … Continue reading Libraries Schedule Healthy Living Programs

Resiliency is Key to Florida’s Water Crisis

Featured photo by Max Bressan Florida’s coastal communities are experiencing an ecological water crisis. Locals who live along the coastlines know paradise is in trouble. Among the threats: toxic blue algae and red tide, aging septic systems threaten vulnerable inland waterways; polluted discharges from Lake Okeechobee, offshore drilling and unchecked development and repeated lack of government funding. Florida stands at a historic environmental crossroads.  Impacts … Continue reading Resiliency is Key to Florida’s Water Crisis