Save the Manatee Golf Tournament

Saturday, May 1 @ at 8 AM Hidden Lakes Golf Club, 35 Fairgreen Ave, New Smyrna Beach, 32168 Golfers: Tee Off For Manatees Saturday, May 1, 2021, 8:00 a.m. Shotgun Start 18 Hole, 4 Person Scramble $75 per golfer ($300 per foursome) includes: 18 Holes of golf with cart at Hidden Lakes. Golfer goody bags. Lunch after the tournament with BBQ and vegetarian options. Awesome … Continue reading Save the Manatee Golf Tournament

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Events Happening this Weekend in Volusia County (Apr 16 – 18)

This information is evolving and will be updated as more info and events become available. Information has been provided by the city, county or by individual event pages. If you have any questions, please direct them to the organizers of the events. FRIDAY, April 16 Rock the Beach – Spring Tribute Series 4/16, 4/30 and 5/8 from 7 – 11:30 PM @ The Hard Rock … Continue reading Events Happening this Weekend in Volusia County (Apr 16 – 18)

New Smyrna Beach Food Festival

Make dinner plans for Thursday night from 5 – 9 PM on Flagler Avenue for the New Smyrna Beach Food Festival! Thursday, April 15 @ 5 – 9 PM along Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach During this closed street event, you can walk the street and taste different menu offerings from local restaurants around the area! There will also be vendors selling handmade crafts, clothing, … Continue reading New Smyrna Beach Food Festival

Top 5 Brunch Spots in Volusia County

Spring has sprung and there is nothing better than to enjoy the beautiful weather at your favorite brunch spot with bottomless mimosas or Bloody Marys and delectable dishes! These top 5 places are where locals love to go to get their brunch on!  Each place featured below was voted as the BEST by ECC Facebook Fans. Be sure to “Like” our page to participate next month.  Ask … Continue reading Top 5 Brunch Spots in Volusia County

Aging on Stage is Not for Amateurs

I have been an actress at the Little Theatre of NSB since 1987. I was a young, fit, energetic woman when I made my debut on this stage. I have been in numerous plays throughout the years, playing lead roles and memorizing tons of lines with little effort.  As the years go by, I find acting roles for my age group become more challenging. I … Continue reading Aging on Stage is Not for Amateurs

After Brick Pollitt (Steven Reece) injures himself while drunkenly revisiting his high school sports-star days, he and his tempestuous wife, Maggie (Cassandra Small), visit his family's Mississippi plantation for the 65th birthday of his hot-tempered father, Big Daddy. PHOTO CREDIT: Mike Kitaif

“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams

WHO: The Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach WHAT: “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams WHEN: 7:30 PM April 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 and 2:00 PM April 11 and 18, 2021 WHERE: The Little Theatre, 726 E. Third Ave., New Smyrna Beach TICKETS: $20 adults, $19 seniors, $10 students BOX OFFICE: Purchase tickets online at http://www.nsbplayers.org or by phone at 386-423-1246. … Continue reading “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams

New Alert for Local Scam using Uber Drivers

In a new twist on a common crime, scam artists are now sending Uber drivers or other couriers straight to their victims’ homes to pick up thousands of dollars in cash. Alert issued as scammers hire Uber drivers to pick up cash from victims; Sheriff Chitwood offers $25K  The Volusia Sheriff’s Office has seen three similar cases over the past month, and a fourth was … Continue reading New Alert for Local Scam using Uber Drivers

Fight the Bite – Dispose of Tires Right

Volusia County Mosquito Control will hold two tire amnesty events: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 9, at Osteen Road and Bridge, 200 State Road 415 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 10, at Volusia County Mosquito Control, 801 South St., New Smyrna Beach Only residential tires will be accepted, and there is a limit of 20 tires per person. There is no … Continue reading Fight the Bite – Dispose of Tires Right

Volusia Locals Want Traffic Solutions

As the warmer weather, sunny skies and white sand beaches appeal to people from central Florida and surrounding states, Volusia residents are asking for traffic to be addressed. Locals are taking to social media platforms to complain about traffic, particularly residents living in the coastal communities. Comments include: “traffic and growth are ridiculous”, “total gridlock”, “traffic is a disaster” and “concern that emergency vehicles can … Continue reading Volusia Locals Want Traffic Solutions

County Residents Receive Sexual Predator Alert in Error

This afternoon, many Volusia County residents received a text alert in error notifying them of a sexual predator who moved within 1,000 feet of their residence. This alert went to users across Volusia County instead of only those within the defined radius of the address. A follow-up text alert was just sent correcting the error, and clarifying information has also been posted on the Sheriff’s Office Twitter and Facebook accounts. The … Continue reading County Residents Receive Sexual Predator Alert in Error