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NSB Economic Development Plan Update

The recent growth and development in the city of New Smyrna Beach does not go unnoticed. Driving along State Road 44, locals and visitors can observe new residential neighborhoods, like Coastal Woods and Beacon Luxury Apartments. Commercial construction is also ongoing, like the recently the completed Publix expansion and brand new Kid City USA preschool. The city is working to update the Economic Development Plan … Continue reading NSB Economic Development Plan Update

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Fall Home Show

The News-Journal’s annual Fall Home Show will be Friday, Oct. 25 through Sunday, Oct. 27. Location: Daytona Beach Ocean Center 101 N Atlantic Ave, Daytona Beach, FL 32118 Exhibitors: This year’s home show provides attendees with a variety of exhibitors to help jump start their home improvement. Guests can enjoy trendy presentations on stage daily, browse cool art in the Arts and Crafts Zone, and bring the … Continue reading Fall Home Show

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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

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

Beach Street’s New Streetscape

Designs are nearly complete for improvements to three blocks on Beach Street – between Orange Avenue and Bay Street – in downtown Daytona Beach that will create a more pedestrian-oriented place for residents and visitors to enjoy the shopping and dining. Daytona Beach’s Downtown Beach Street gets a Facelift The project will be completed in phases to limit disruption of traffic and business during normal … Continue reading Beach Street’s New Streetscape

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Dunlawton Ave. Construction Expected to Finish in May

Last year, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) began working on a $3.2 million roadway project to make necessary improvements to the bridge over the Halifax River at State Road A1A and Dunlawton Avenue. Dunlawton Bridge Project to End in May Port Orange residents and visitors driving through the area have been impacted by the eastbound lane closure across the bridge since late January. The … Continue reading Dunlawton Ave. Construction Expected to Finish in May

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Spring Home Show

Friday, March 22, and Saturday, March 23, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Ocean Center, Daytona Beach Browse a variety of exhibitors to help jumpstart your home improvement projects.  The News-Journal’s 30th Annual Spring Home Show provides you with a variety of exhibitors to help jump start your home improvement. Enjoy trendy presentations on stage daily, … Continue reading Spring Home Show