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Port Orange, Florida is located in Volusia County. Zip codes in Port Orange, FL include 32128, 32127, and 32123. The median home price in Port Orange is $179,900 which is roughly $96/per square foot. More Port Orange information.

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18 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

2nd woman sues South Daytona doctor accused of groping patients

A second woman has filed a lawsuit against a South Daytona doctor accusing him of groping her and trying to pull down her pants during an office visit. Shannon Ferguson, 27, of Port Orange, has filed the lawsuit accusing Dr. Indravadan Shah of battery and inflicting emotional distress during an appointment at his office at Volusia Primary Care, 667 Beville Road.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Halifax Health board approves budget, tax rate

Residents of the Halifax Health taxing district will pay the same tax rate next fiscal year. The public hospital system's Board of Commissioners voted 5-2 Monday to adopt a tax rate of $1 per $1,000 of assessed value.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Port Orange man driving motorcycle drunk hitting Ohio couple gets 4 years prison

A Port Orange motorcyclist who struck a couple from Ohio two years ago on Atlantic Avenue in Daytona Beach Shores during Bikertoberfest was sentenced to four years in prison Monday for driving drunk when the accident happened, prosecutors said. Not only was Michael Beard, 47, driving his motorcycle while drunk in October 2012, but it was his fourth offense.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Woman-owned Roadside Tavern emphasizes safe setting

Patricia “Patti” Miracle isn't just any bar owner here. Miracle, the owner of Roadside Tavern, said her goal when she bought the former Bootsie's Hideway at 3400 S. Nova Road in Port Orange three years ago was to create a female-friendly bar where her customers could relax and socialize in a safe environment.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Man accused of trying to burn down Port Orange girlfriend's house

A Port Orange man has been charged with torching the house of his live-in girlfriend after the pair argued, police said. Robert Hall, 56, was charged with arson to a dwelling after police said he burned the residence of Stacey Algieri at the 5200 block of Sydney Street in Port Orange.

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WFTV Orlando

Daytona Beach police officer arrested, charged with battery, making threats

The Daytona Beach Police Department confirmed one of its officers is on paid leave after being arrested over the weekend. Officials say Officer Sarah Martin was arrested by the Port Orange Police Department Saturday.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Business Wire

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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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Owners of Gaff's Quality Meat to move next year

The city has issued construction permits for a commercial building that will be the new home of Gaff's Quality Meat. The 7,515-square-foot building at 5130 S. Clyde Morris Blvd. in Port Orange is expected by be completed by the end of February and will have two units.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

NBC Dallas

'Felony Lane Gang' Indictments Include North Texans

Two North Texans are part of a group of 16 men and women facing federal charges accused of being part of the so-called "Felony Lane Gang." The group is suspected of breaking into vehicles and stealing purses, wallets, bank checks, bank cards, drivers' licenses and other personal identifying information.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

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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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Journal Readers Choice WinnersThu, 11 Sep 2014 11:03:00 EDT

News-Journal Readers Choice winners in attendence received their official winning certificates from The News-Journal's advertising director, Bob Geiger, and had their photo taken with the newspaper's publisher, Bill Offill, at the Stonewood Grill & Tavern in Port Orange Wednesday, Sept. 10. - See more at: http://www.news-journalevents.com/promos/news-journal.htm News-Journal Readers Choice winners in attendence received their official winning certificates from The News-Journal's advertising director, Bob Geiger, and had their photo taken with the newspaper's publisher, Bill Offill, at the Stonewood Grill & Tavern in Port Orange Wednesday, Sept.

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WESH-TV

Central Florida remembering 9/11

Thursday marked 13 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks on America, and local residents will mark the anniversary with several ceremonies across Central Florida. Nearly 3,000 flags were placed on display at the Valencia College in Osceola County.

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Florida Baptist Witness

Florida Focus: Announcements from Baptist churches around the state

Elim Baptist Church in Fort White will celebrate its 157th anniversary on Sept. 21. Former pastor O.E. Boals will speak in the 11 a.m. service, which will be followed by dinner on the grounds.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Small plane crash-lands in trees in Port Orange

Two people aboard a small plane suffered only minor injuries when it crashed in some trees Wednesday night in Port Orange, officials said. Volusia County sheriff's dispatchers said it was not immediately clear what caused the plane to go down, but the two people in it did not have to be transported to a hospital.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Halifax Health board wants to update strategic plan

The Halifax Health Board of Commissioners is updating the strategic plan for the public hospital system to outline how it will navigate a changing health care landscape. The board also wants to evaluate the performance of Halifax Health CEO Jeff Feasel by the end of the calendar year, Chairman John Johnson said after Monday's board meeting.

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Sentinel School Zone

Financial literacy class in high school: Senator will push again to make it a graduation requirement

Senator Dorothy Hukill, R-Port Orange, said today she will try again in the coming year to make sure Florida students don't leave high school without taking a money management class. Hukill pushed unsuccessfully this year to make a semester-long financial literacy course a graduation requirement.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Port Orange family arrested in attack over stolen marijuana plant

A teenager was repeatedly punched in the face by a 44-year-old-man who accused him of stealing a marijuana plant from the suspect's property, according to a Port Orange police arrest report. While 18-year-old Jordan Lanphear was attacked by suspect George Welbourne inside an enclosed backyard shed earlier this week, Welbourne's girlfriend Michelle Stumbo, 46, and her three children, looked on, the report states.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Port Orange teacher tapped for national role

Volusia County teacher Jeanne Wright was selected to serve as a facilitator for a national online community where teachers, parents and other stakeholders can share ideas and resources. Wright, who teaches first grade at Cypress Creek Elementary in Port Orange, will be a facilitator for the National Education Association Great Public Schools Network.

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The Miami Herald

Miami-Dade gun runner convicted of murdering government witness

The defense attorney for Andres Campo tried to suggest that another bad guy in his client's ring of gun runners murdered a government witness who planned to rat them all out three years ago. "There was a lot of evidence that [Campo] was smuggling these guns - but murder?" attorney Allen Kaufman told jurors during his client's federal trial in Miami.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Florida Plein Air artists to participate in National Arts in Education Week

As part of Flagler County's celebration of the National Arts in Education Week, Ocean Art Gallery will have three of its award-winning plein air artists provide demonstrations of their special artistic techniques in Flagler Beach.

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