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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

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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

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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

2019 Art Educators from Volusia Exhibit at ArtHaus

ArtHaus proudly presents the annual 2019 Art Educators from Volusia County Exhibit which will be on display from September 20 through November 8, 2019. These masterful artworks are created in a variety of media by current and retired art teachers in Volusia County in their pursuit of celebrating the creative spirit and the power of artistic self expression.  Everyone is cordially invited to attend the … Continue reading 2019 Art Educators from Volusia Exhibit at ArtHaus

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

Advisories Issued for Potential Tropical Cyclone

We will continue to provide updates as more information becomes available. The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone Nine, centered over the Central Bahamas Elsewhere over the Atlantic basin on this Friday morning, a tropical wave is located midway between the Cabo Verde Islands and the Lesser Antilles, producing a large but disorganized area of cloudiness and showers. Conditions are expected … Continue reading Advisories Issued for Potential Tropical Cyclone

Volusia Dining Days

Volusia Dining Days (September 13 – 22) is a 10-day celebration of culinary excellence for Volusia restaurants. During VDD, participating restaurants offer special three-course menu options and fixed pricing, a great opportunity for residents and visitors alike to indulge in the area’s finest cuisine! No reservations, tickets or passes required. Pricing for the event is $10-$15 for a 2-course lunch, and $20,$25, $30 or $35 … Continue reading Volusia Dining Days