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Daytona Beach, Florida is located in Volusia County. Zip codes in Daytona Beach, FL include 32119, 32121, and 32122. The median home price in Daytona Beach is $109,900 which is roughly $75/per square foot. More Daytona Beach information.

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1 hr ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

At Your Service - Service Groups for Monday, Sept. 15, 2014

The At Your Service column appears in The News-Journal on Mondays. Featured this week are service groups in Volusia and Flagler counties. AARP: 55 Alive Mature Driving, Tax-Aid, Medigap programs, driver's safety programs and more.

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6 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Inmate work crews provide six-figure savings for local municipalities

Local cities use a reliably hard-working labor force for a low cost - and all of them go home to the same big house each day after work. Tomoka Correctional Institution, a state prison west of Daytona Beach, dispatches inmates to handle mowing and landscaping throughout that city as well as three other municipalities - Palm Coast, DeLand and Holly Hill.

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10 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Palm Coast man killed in single-vehicle crash

A Palm Coast man was killed early Sunday morning in a single vehicle crash as he was exiting Interstate 95 for Palm Coast Parkway. Kenneth Eurgene Yarborough, 53, was traveling north on I-95 at 2:39 a.m. when he lost control of his Nissan Altima on the exit ramp leading to Palm Coast Parkway, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Capital Soup

Daytona State offers Fall Open Houses, Showcases

Fall is traditionally the season for high school seniors and juniors to start making their college selections. It's also a time, as the new year approaches, for anyone to consider a college education, ways to advance a career or re-tool for a new job.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Winners: Best Friends & Best Costumes

Humane societies and animal advocacy groups in Volusia and Flagler counties teamed up with PetSmart this weekend for an adoption event offering more than 100 dogs, cats and even rabbits. PetSmart Charities is the largest funder of animal welfare in North America.

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Reno Air Races Draw New Kind Of Aircraft: Drones

A new kind of aircraft is competing for the first time at this week's National Championship Air Races in Reno: drones. More than 200,000 people are expected to attend the annual air races, which ends a five-day run Sunday.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

DeLand hotel on track to open early next year

As construction continues on the first new hotel in west Volusia County in more than a decade, business leaders hope a new 94-room Hampton Inn & Suites on the northern end of DeLand will help a hotel room supply crunch that is set to get worse in the coming years. The hotel, located just south of the DeLand Wal-Mart Supercenter in the north end of town, is on track to open early next year.

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Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

Par Petroleum Corporation Announces Retirement of Chief Operating Officer, Election of Curt Anastasio as Vice Chair and Addition of William Pate to the Board )--Par Petroleum Corporation today announced the retirement of Par's Chief Operating Officer, Peter Coxon.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

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Fitch Affirms Halifax Health's (FL) Rev Bonds at 'BBB'; Outlook to Stable

The bonds are secured by a pledge of gross revenues, property, and all other collateral held by or pledged to the master trustee excluding ad valorem tax revenue. The series 2008 bonds are additionally secured by the LOC.

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Embry-Riddle students get hands-on experience with NASA

It wasn't an ordinary boat ride for Jonathan Jaworski. It was a rare chance for the Embry-Riddle freshman to show NASA astronauts what he's been working on in the college classroom.

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Scattered showers and storms this afternoon

PROBLEMS BEFORE THEY LEAVE THE FACTORY AND ARE SOLD TO THE DEALERS. LET'S TURN BACK TO THE FIRST ALERT FORECAST.

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Wreck snarls traffic on I-95 near Ormond Beach

A crash on northbound I-95 on Friday morning in Ormond Beach shut down both outside lanes, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The accident occurred just after 8 a.m., but no injuries were reported on the FHP's website.

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Motorcyclist seriously injured in wreck with deputy near DeLand, officials say

A motorcyclist was seriously injured Thursday night in a collision near DeLand with a Volusia County sheriff's deputy who was deemed at fault, officials said. Deputy Miguel Roman, 25, was attempting to travel north on State Road 11 from a private driveway in a marked patrol SUV about 7 p.m. when he made a right turn into the path of the motorcyclist, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Hotel group opposes plan to attract USSSA to Daytona

A local lodging association that represents about 100 hotels came out Thursday against a $20 million plan to attract a national amateur sports association to Daytona Beach, even as a small group of hoteliers forge ahead with the proposal. Bob Davis, president and CEO of the Hotel & Lodging Association of Volusia County, said Thursday that the proposal to use bed-tax revenues to build a facility for the United States Specialty Sports Association with ball fields and a headquarters in Daytona Beach is “a lousy deal.” “We will not support it,” Davis said.

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Husband of woman charged in South Daytona fatal DUI wreck seeks help with legal fees

The husband of the Ormond Beach woman facing multiple charges in a fatal DUI wreck is asking for help via a crowd-funding website with the hopes of raising $7,000 for his wife's legal defense. In a letter directed at alumni of Father Lopez Catholic High School in Daytona Beach, where Bob Arcuri worked as a teacher, Arcuri implores his former students for assistance in raising money to cover Jody Arcuri's legal fees.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Treatment center may take on rape crisis services in Volusia, Flagler

A Daytona Beach nonprofit that provides drug abuse and mental health recovery services may add a rape crisis program to its mission as the community grapples with the closure of the Children's Advocacy Center of Volusia and Flagler. During a meeting at the Florida Department of Health in Volusia County on Thursday, Stewart Marchman Behavioral Healthcare CEO Chet Bell said his nonprofit may apply for certification to become a Rape Crisis Center that would be funded through state grants.

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Firefighters, officials, residents honor 9/11 victims in Daytona Beach, Palm Coast events

By Eileen Zaffiro-Kean and Tony Holt eileen.zaffiro-kean@news-jrnl.com tony.holt@news-jrnl.com 11.09.14 EST Firefighters, local officials and residents paying respect to the tragedy's victims gathered in front of the Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort Thursday morning to commemorate the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York City.

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Looking for a buddy? Check out Adoption Weekend at Daytona Beach PetSmart

Humane societies and animal advocacy groups in Volusia and Flagler counties are teaming up with PetSmart this weekend for an adoption event offering more than 100 dogs, cats and even rabbits. The local version of the chain pet store's National Adoption Weekend will run 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Daytona Beach store at 1900 W. International Speedway Blvd. All of the pets available for adoption are spayed or neutered and current on vaccinations, organizers said.

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Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Aerospace Engineering...

1 in the nation and honors the university for continued excellence in undergraduate engineering. has climbed to the No.

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Fake Navy SEAL relied on the kindness of strangers

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- A fake Navy SEAL whose sob story earned him free food, lodging and a $500 loan in Florida was revealed when he broke his leg and helpers saw his license.

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