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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

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MDC’s January Lecture Features Right Whales

North Atlantic Right Whales will be the featured topic at the Marine Discovery Center’s January 2020 monthly lecture series this week. This endangered species may be spotted from the shorelines of Central Florida during the winter months as whale mothers give birth to calves during this time.  Julie Albert, who oversees the North Atlantic Right Whale Conservation Program for the Marine Resources Council, will provide … Continue reading MDC’s January Lecture Features Right Whales

Ribbon cutting celebration for new Pettis Park playground

Photo: Mature live oak trees shade and Spanish moss shade the new playground in this photo taken on Jan. 14, 2020. (City of New Smyrna Beach) Project represents city’s fourth major playground upgrade since 2019 Join the party on Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 3 p.m. when the City of New Smyrna Beach will host a ribbon cutting celebration to commemorate completion of a new playground … Continue reading Ribbon cutting celebration for new Pettis Park playground

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!”

Local Workshop for Women Leaders in Business

Are you a leader who is eager to uplift every member of your team so everyone is able to reach their dreams? Imagine a, “Done For You” solution including a 2020 kick-off workshop, access to a private Facebook social learning group uniquely customized to your team and marketing content that is created and managed for you, so you don’t have to worry about it. By understanding … Continue reading Local Workshop for Women Leaders in Business

The Best Gift a Child Can Receive

As a child, when the Christmas holidays come around, it’s normal to be focused on what you are going to find under the tree. I know, I could barely sleep on Christmas Eve, as the height of anticipation was overwhelming.  I will never forget when I started to realize that it wasn’t all about the getting, but more about the excitement that came from the … Continue reading The Best Gift a Child Can Receive

The Hub on Canal Events, Workshops and Classes

Events, Workshops and Classes at The Hub on Canal – January 2020  A Celestial Odyssey – The Hub on Canal’s Third Annual An Affair of the HeART Gala  Saturday, March 14, 2020, 6:30pm  Tickets available online January 2 for Members, January 6 for non-members  The Hub on Canal’s annual gala fundraising event, An Affair of the HeART, is back for its third year on Saturday, … Continue reading The Hub on Canal Events, Workshops and Classes