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Sea Turtle Nesting Is Focus Of October Public Lecture at Marine Discovery Center

The 2019 sea turtle nesting season in Volusia County and Canaveral National Seashore will be the featured topic at the Marine Discovery Center’s October monthly lecture series. Kristen Kneifl, Canaveral National Seashore Chief of Resource Management, Volusia County Sea Turtle Conservation Plan Field Manager Sami McCorkle, and Jaymie Reneker, biologist with Ecological Associates, Inc., will co-present the update on this year’s record nesting season on … Continue reading Sea Turtle Nesting Is Focus Of October Public Lecture at Marine Discovery Center

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New & Improved Chisholm Elementary

A Result of Voter Approved Half-Cent Sales Tax Families with students that attend Chisholm Elementary, located at 557 Ronnoc Lane in New Smyrna Beach, are having an exciting school year. Students have moved from the original school building, first opened in 1954, into a brand new state-of-the-art school. The $20.8 million project began in June 2018 and was recently completed late summer 2019. The students … Continue reading New & Improved Chisholm Elementary

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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

INSIDE LOOK: Seaside Cryotherapy and Oxygen Bar

The Coolest Place In Town! Owners: Jeff and Arielle VanEck // www.SeasideCryotherapy.com // New Smyrna Beach & Ormond Beach Interview by: Tiffany Evers // Photos by: Kelsey Walters Alternative medicine is becoming more and more popular and new technology is giving companies the ability to easily offer these services to their clients. This statement couldn’t be truer for Seaside Cryotherapy and Oxygen Bar, which now … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: Seaside Cryotherapy and Oxygen Bar

Prince of Peace Octoberfest

FREE ADMISSION! Discount Wristbands are Available HERE and at the Parish Hall October 7-11 from 10am-4pm Since 1968, the Prince Of Peace Octoberfest has been delighting the citizens of Ormond Beach and surrounding areas with thrilling rides, amazing talent, fair food favorites, and the best in local and regional entertainment. Wide selection of craft and premium beers served in the Midway Entertainment Tent 2019 DATES AND TIMES: … Continue reading Prince of Peace Octoberfest

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Mondays with the Mayor

Come share your thoughts and ideas with Mayor Partington in the kick-off event for the new series “Mondays with the Mayor” on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 5 PM. Mondays with the Mayor Kicks off in Ormond Beach October 21 This month, we are especially proud to have the support of both Ormond Beach Starbucks locations officially converting to alternative material straws in support of … Continue reading Mondays with the Mayor

City of NSB to Break Ground on City Hall Annex Project

The city of New Smyrna Beach will host a groundbreaking ceremony for its City Hall Annex project at 214 Sams Ave. on Thursday, Oct. 10 at 5:30 p.m. NSB Breaks Ground on City Hall Annex THURSDAY The project involves renovation of the “weeping mortar” building just north of NSB’s historic city hall located at 210 Sams Ave. and finishing the adjacent vacant lot currently used … Continue reading City of NSB to Break Ground on City Hall Annex Project

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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

Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!

The temperatures have finally dropped below 90 degrees and we are getting in the fall state of mind. October 26 @ 5 – 9 PM: Hawks Park Soccer Complex The annual EdgeFest Fall Festival is planned for Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Hawks Park Soccer Complex (148 West Turgot Avenue, behind the Southeast Volusia Family YMCA). The YMCA will … Continue reading Get your Fall Fun on at the Annual EdgeFest Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat!