Living History Day

February 15 from 10 AM – 3 PM @ DeBary Hall Historic Site History will come to life as DeBary Hall Historic Site hosts its third annual Living History Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15. The 37th Alabama Regiment Company H, a Civil War re-enactment group, will set up a camp and medical tent. They will offer presentations on Civil War … Continue reading Living History Day

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INSIDE LOOK: The Florida Local

Q&A with Co-Owners Alonda McCarty & Chelsea Preston Interview by Tiffany Evers // Photos by Kelsey Walters Q: When did you open your doors? A: June 2019 Q: What exactly is The Florida Local? A: The Florida Local is a happy little sip and shop artisan market and specialty coffee bar focused on selling Florida-made products and brands. We represent over 50 different artisans from … Continue reading INSIDE LOOK: The Florida Local

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One Person in the World

With over 7.7 billion people in the world, how could so many believe that there is just one person meant for them? One true love. One soulmate. Two people that find each other, through serendipity, and promise to love only that person for the rest of their lives. We may spend years searching for that one love. Some are fortunate to find him/her early in … Continue reading One Person in the World

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Taking the First Step

Daytona Beach Shelter Opens for Single Homeless The First Step Shelter (FSS), a 15,00-square-foot facility located at 3889 W. International Speedway Boulevard in Daytona Beach, opened its doors in December 2019 to the single-adult homeless community of Volusia County. The shelter has two dorms that can temporarily house 120 men and women. There are seven staff members who can help new residents in all aspects … Continue reading Taking the First Step

Off The Beaten Path Florida Arts Tours

Off The Beaten Path Florida Arts Tours are grass roots events created by a federation of practicing artists and community patrons with shared purpose and vision. The tours showcase and increase awareness and appreciation of Central Florida’s finest professional and emerging artists, as well as cultural institutions that are “off the beaten path.” Free Self-Guided Studio Tours in Volusia County The tours are free and … Continue reading Off The Beaten Path Florida Arts Tours

Local Author Publishes New Novel

Savage House is a story of whit, and ultimately making your own luck, even when dealt an unsteady hand. After vacationing in the Caribbean, August returns home to find his landlady’s fortune has gone missing, and the only lead he can sniff out is a relative. August quickly snoops around and discovers the relative is in trouble with the LasVegas mafia. It is pay or die. … Continue reading Local Author Publishes New Novel

February Fishing Guide

Text & Photos by Patrick “Tupat” Eichstaedt // @TheRealTupat Powered by: Off The Hook at Inlet Harbor & Tupat’s Hawaiian Seasonings and Poke Sauce With 2020 already in motion and the clear vision in the backwaters of Bethune Beach, the fishing has started off super hot! Although we have had a few up and down weather days, the bite has been strong and the redfish have started to school up. The big trout are starting … Continue reading February Fishing Guide

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DAYTONA Speedweeks & DAYTONA 500 2020

Address: 1801 West International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114 Dates: Feb. 8 – 16, 2020 DAYTONA Speedweeks Presented By AdventHealth officially kicks off the NASCAR season with an action-packed schedule of races across several different racing series — all at the “World Center of Racing” Lucas Oil 200 Driven by General Tire, February 8 Busch Clash At DAYTONA, February 9 Daytona 500 Qualifying Presented by Kroger, February … Continue reading DAYTONA Speedweeks & DAYTONA 500 2020


Sat Jan 25th, 11:00am – 1:00pm @ Ormond Memorial Art Museum & Gardens, 78 E Granada Blvd, Ormond Beach, FL 32176 Save the date and join us for Dogapalooza 2020, presented by AdventHealth Hospice Care. We are excited to see our furry, four-legged friends again for our annual event. We are bringing back the favorites: Canine Costume Contest Pawsitive Change Photo Booth pup-friendly activities plus food and … Continue reading Dogapalooza