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30 min ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

At Your Service - Hot Lines for Sept. 1, 2014

The At Your Service column appears on Mondays in The News-Journal. Featured this week are hotlines and volunteer opportunities in Volusia and Flagler counties. Alcoholics Anonymous Services: Information and assistance, 888-756-2930; 800-508-2512 ; 386-756-2930 or aadaytona.org for Volusia County and 386-445-4357 for Flagler County. ... (more)

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Related Topix: Volusia County, FL, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Caution: Road Work Ahead for Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Here's a partial list of road work causing lane closings and detours in Volusia and Flagler counties. Granada Boulevard, Ormond Beach: Milling and resurfacing from Perrott Drive to Tymber Creek Road through November.

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Related Topix: Volusia County, FL, Ormond Beach, FL, Daytona Beach, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Flagler School Board to weigh student grade progression updates

Flagler County School Board members will consider changes to the plan that outlines student progression from one grade to another during a regular board meeting Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Flagler Chamber holds first cash mob event

It may not have been the largest crowd taking part in the Flagler County Chamber of Commerce's inaugural Cash Mob event, but it was an enthusiastic one.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Bunnell, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Volunteers help turtle hatchlings find their way

Hatching on a beach near you, baby sea turtles are crawling out of nests along Flagler County beaches.

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Related Topix: Volusia County, FL, St Johns County, FL, Flagler Beach, FL

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Firefighters union loses fight over contract dispute

The firefighters union and city administrators have sparred for months over a particular section of the employment contract between the two and on Friday the City Council heard arguments from both sides and unanimously agreed with the latter.

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Related Topix: Palm Coast, FL

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Extra FCSO patrols planned for holiday weekend

Extra Flagler County sheriff's deputies will be on the roads and waterways this long holiday weekend looking for impaired drivers.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Deputies: Palm Coast man threatens to kill girlfriend, family

A Palm Coast man is accused of holding a knife to his girlfriend's neck and chest and threatening to kill her and her family, according to a Flagler County sheriff's report.

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Related Topix: Palm Coast, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Ormond-by-the-Sea mom cleared of child abuse charge

A single mother arrested in April on accusations she physically abused her then 6-year-old autistic son will not be prosecuted.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Family, Kids, Beverly Beach, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Flagler Beach restaurant closes week after 12th anniversaryFLAGLER...

Blue at the Topaz, a beachside restaurant known for upscale offerings such as mahi mahi almondine and wasabi salmon, has closed one week after celebrating its 12-year anniversary.

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Related Topix: Flagler Beach, FL

Historic City News

Defense Department aids over-militarization of local police

Have you been paying attention to the trend of local police forces to become more militarized? In St Johns, Putnam, Clay and Flagler County, law enforcement agencies have received military-grade equipment through the Defense Department's 1033 Program and the number of SWAT raids has skyrocketed.

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Schools will pick up more of costs Daytona State College officials...

Daytona State College officials have agreed to continue sharing the dual enrollment tab with Volusia and Flagler county school districts, but they will pay a considerably smaller chunk than they did a year ago.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Volusia County, FL, Osceola County, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Saving the Shoreline A plan to shore up 2.6 miles of oceanfront along ...

A plan to shore up 2.6 miles of oceanfront along State Road A1A in Flagler Beach won a key federal panel's unanimous support in Washington, D.C., this week.

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Related Topix: Flagler Beach, FL, US News, US Politics, Representative Ron DeSantis, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Democrat, Bill Nelson

WTLV

Citizens Property Insurance proposes decrease in rates

Citizens Property Insurance proposes decrease in rates TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Relief for some Florida residents.

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Related Topix: Tallahassee, FL, Duval County, FL

Capital Soup

Daytona State faculty to host free workshops

Dr. Heather Eaton, English professor, health coach and nutrition specialist, will present the first workshop, "Mindful Eating: Healing Your Relationship with Food, Cultivating Healthy Weight and Preventing Disease through Awareness Practices and Acupuncture," on Thursday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Health, Acupuncture, Daytona Beach, FL, Theater, Arts, Volusia County, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Flagler library renovations will affect access Palm Coast a " Flagler...

Flagler County officials expect minor service interruptions at the main branch of the library in Palm Coast as renovation projects get underway.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Palm Coast, FL, Computers

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Inconclusive vote sets stage for runoffs Nov. 4 Palm Coast a " There...

There were two hard-fought races, but no victors. The field, however, has gone from seven candidates to four.

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Related Topix: Palm Coast, FL

Mon Aug 25, 2014

News 4 Jax

Police department using body cameras

Since the shooting of Michael Brown a lot of people are calling for law enforcement to wear body cameras that would record interactions between police and citizens.

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Related Topix: Palm Coast, FL

Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Election day a " it's time to vote Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7...

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Volusia and Flagler counties, giving voters a chance to shape elections at the federal, state and local levels.

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Related Topix: Volusia County, FL, Palm Coast, FL, Deland, FL

St. Augustine Record

Beach clean up part of international volunteer program

Friends of A1A volunteers will comb seven beach access locations in Flagler County for trash and litter from 8 a.m. to noon Sept.

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Related Topix: Flagler Beach, FL, Marineland, FL, Beverly Beach, FL

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