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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

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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!”

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

W.I.N.E. December Networking Event

Women Into Networking Every day…W.I.N.E. On Monday, December 9, 2019, the ECC Ladies held an exclusive networking event for women at Half Wall Brewery in New Smyrna Beach. Admission to the event included: Complimentary appetizers from the chefs at Half Wall Drink Specials  A chance to Win Fabulous Prizes  Opportunity to Network with other Professional Women in the Area  Music by DJ Jukebox Bully 5 Minute Mini Massages … Continue reading W.I.N.E. December Networking Event

Girls Night Out!

Girls Night Out: Shop, Stroll and Dine! December 5 @ 5 – 9 PM along Canal Street, New Smyrna Beach A Shopping Event filled with fun activities, live music along Canal Street, special collector’s item tote bag with artist rendering, opportunities to create mementos, raffles, gift wrapping, and in-store specials provided by Canal Street merchants. Gather your girls, then get ready to Shop The Night … Continue reading Girls Night Out!