The EDGEfest 2020 Season Begins with the Classic Car Show!

The calendar has just flipped over to 2020 and EDGEfest has a year’s worth of fun lined up! The first EDGEfest event of the year is the Classic Car Show on Saturday, January 18, 2020 from noon until 3 p.m. at Hawks Park (1108 South Ridgewood Avenue). There will be something for everyone including all the cool classics from the East Coast Cruisers Car Club as … Continue reading The EDGEfest 2020 Season Begins with the Classic Car Show!

Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

Florida artists are invited to submit two and three-dimensional works of art for possible display in Daytona Beach Regional Airport’s terminal, which is undergoing major renovations. The Volusia County Council has allocated $65,000 for the purchase or commissioning of artwork to be displayed in six designated public areas.The Cultural Council of Volusia County, which oversees the county’s Art in Public Places program, will review proposals and … Continue reading Cultural Council Issues Call for Public Art

County Libraries Expand Hours

TheVolusia County Public Library system will ring in the new year with expanded hours to accommodate the increasing demand for library services. Libraries Offering Longer Hours as of January 2, 2020 The six regional libraries will be open from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. These libraries are: Daytona Beach Regional … Continue reading County Libraries Expand Hours

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Affordable and Reliable Airport Rides Now Available

B’ On Time Concierge is your answer to reliable transportation, especially during the holiday season. There is nothing more hectic than traveling during the holidays, and this local company sets themselves apart from all your other choices. They specialize in scheduled-in-advance rides. What is the concierge difference? Every client will receive a phone call the day before their scheduled pick up, so the driver can … Continue reading Affordable and Reliable Airport Rides Now Available

Two Mares Are Still Critical But Recovering From Starvation

Photos and Video provided by the Volusia Sheriff’s Office Volusia Sheriff Mike Chitwood visited two Arabian horses Tuesday at an undisclosed facility where they are recovering after deputies seized them last week because the horses were found emaciated at their Edgewater home. Volusia Sheriff Checks On Emaciated Horses, Reassures Public The horses were seized Dec. 11 from a home on Clinton Cemetery Road, Edgewater. The … Continue reading Two Mares Are Still Critical But Recovering From Starvation

Edgewater Annual Christmas Parade

The holiday season has arrived! Edgewater has been holding its annual Christmas Parade on the second Saturday of December for as long as anyone can remember. This year’s parade is on Saturday, December 14, 2019 and begins at 10:00 a.m. It is a great family event that all ages can enjoy. It begins with a Color Guard escorting the parade as it winds its way … Continue reading Edgewater Annual Christmas Parade

W.I.N.E. December Networking Event

Women Into Networking Every day…W.I.N.E. On Monday, December 9, 2019, the ECC Ladies held an exclusive networking event for women at Half Wall Brewery in New Smyrna Beach. Admission to the event included: Complimentary appetizers from the chefs at Half Wall Drink Specials  A chance to Win Fabulous Prizes  Opportunity to Network with other Professional Women in the Area  Music by DJ Jukebox Bully 5 Minute Mini Massages … Continue reading W.I.N.E. December Networking Event

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EdgeFest Backyard BBQ Contest

Fall temperatures are on the way. Cooler temperatures or not, November is a great time for BBQ. Whether you like to cook BBQ, eat BBQ or both then this is the event for you! Saturday, November 23 @ 4 PM – Hawks Park You are invited join the city of Edgewater on Saturday, November 23, 2019, from noon until 4:00 PM at Hawks Park (1108 … Continue reading EdgeFest Backyard BBQ Contest

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Volusia Libraries Waive Fines for Food

Here’s a novel way to pay off your library fines! Volusia County’s public library branches will accept food for fines from November 17 through 30. Patrons with late fees will receive a $1 reduction of overdue fines up to $25 for each undamaged, unexpired boxed or canned nonperishable food item they bring to the library. Donated food will be used to refill local food banks … Continue reading Volusia Libraries Waive Fines for Food

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2019 Volusia County Holiday Parades

Parades are in order of date and time, and not categorized by area. TOMOKA BOAT PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 6 – 9 PM  Route: visible from the River Grille, Ormond Beach.  SANTA PAWS PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 6 PM Route: Along Flagler Avenue CHRISTMAS CRAZY CAR PARADE FRI, DEC 6 @ 7 PM Route: Along Flagler Avenue HOLLY HILL  SAT, DEC 7 @ 10 … Continue reading 2019 Volusia County Holiday Parades