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Beauty and the Sweets Fundraiser Fashion Show

Pepper’s Boutique has teamed up with Paradise Properties of NSB for another fundraiser fashion show to help raise money for the Cudas UnHooked Scholarship Program. February 26 @ 5:30 PM – Paradise Properties of NSB The event, titled Beauty and the Sweets, will take place at 5:30 p.m. on February 26, 2020 at Paradise Properties of NSB, located at 314 Flagler Avenue. Tickets are $10 … Continue reading Beauty and the Sweets Fundraiser Fashion Show

Lucky’s Market Finds Success in Ormond Beach but the City Must Seek New Opportunities Following the Announcement of Statewide Closures

Lucky’s Market announced yesterday that they will be closing all of their Florida store locations by February 12th, including the Ormond Beach store. The announcement follows Lucky’s primary backer, Kroger, disclosing plans to divest its ownership share in December and is not a reflection of the Ormond Beach store’s individual performance. Lucky’s Market considered the Ormond Beach store to be a very successful location, exceeding … Continue reading Lucky’s Market Finds Success in Ormond Beach but the City Must Seek New Opportunities Following the Announcement of Statewide Closures

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NSB Housing Authority – 70 Years Serving The Community

According to the National Low Income Housing Coalition, an advocacy group for low income families in the United States, average monthly fair market rent in Volusia county is $850 for a one-bedroom and $1475 for a three- bedroom. As one can imagine, homes in desirable locations, like beachside and walkable neighborhoods, rent averages are much higher. Low Income Housing Essential in New Smyrna Beach Area … Continue reading NSB Housing Authority – 70 Years Serving The Community

Detour and Traffic Shift Planned for Canal Street at U.S. 1

Canal Street just east of U.S. 1 will be closed nightly starting Monday, Jan. 20, – Thursday, Jan. 24 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. The closure is needed to prepare the roadway for a traffic shift, and for construction activities along Canal Street. Electronic message boards and other signage will be used to direct traffic around the closure using the following detour routes (see detour map): Drivers traveling … Continue reading Detour and Traffic Shift Planned for Canal Street at U.S. 1

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NSB Little Theatre to stage local play as part of Big Read program

Little Theatre to present local stage play as part of NEA Big Read program The Little Theatre of New Smyrna Beach is putting on five upcoming performances of an original play as part of Volusia County’s NEA Big Read program. “Without Shoes” was written by Karen Poulsen – a local resident and activity project manager with Volusia County Library Services. Showtimes and Schedule The play … Continue reading NSB Little Theatre to stage local play as part of Big Read program

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Momma taught us, “Don’t get in a car with strangers!”

B’ On Time Concierge Scheduled Rides of NSB agrees. All of B’ On Time drivers live in NSB or Edgewater, and your assigned driver calls you the day prior and introduces themselves. Uber/Lyft in contrast does not interview their drivers, they only require their drivers prove they have current minimal insurance and driver’s license to join. Jeffrey, B’ On Time owner, personally selects only the … Continue reading Momma taught us, “Don’t get in a car with strangers!”

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