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  1. Jacksonville boy's Friday death in Port Orange traced to stolen gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Florida Times-Union

    Christopher Jerad Ezra Scurry, Jr. of Jacksonville, who accidentally shot and killed himself on July 15 while visiting family in Port Orange, according to police. An online fundraiser has received more than half of the $6,000 in donations to pay funeral costs for an 8-year-old Jacksonville boy who accidentally shot and killed himself with a stolen gun on Friday in Port Orange.

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  2. Gift cards for Father's Day? You can do so much better for outdoorsmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bob McNally For The Times-Union A great Father's Day gift for dad is to simply take him fishing. Father's Day is a couple weeks away, and rather than giving the old boy an ugly tie , more golf balls , or a gift certificate , here are some thoughts on what might make him smile on the dawn of his annual family-appreciation ritual.

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  3. My how things have changed over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Now they are practically fashion statements. a- Ditto for girls' skirts. Anything above the knee was a no-no.

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  4. Authorities identify pilot, 20, who was lone occupant in Putnam crash landingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 20-year-old Daytona Beach pilot survived a crash landing in Putnam County Monday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Abdulaziz Fawzi Qoutrah told authorities the Cessna 152 fixed-wing airplane he was flying had engine failure during a flight from Ormond Beach to Gainesville, according to the Highway Patrol.

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  5. First First Coast Wawa store inches toward realityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Wawa is getting closer to opening its first convenience store in Northeast Florida. An application has been filed for a building permit that would put the store and gas station at Beach Boulevard and Central Parkway, about one mile east of Interstate 295.

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  6. Pair of family duos to receive degrees together at Edward Waters ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Provided by Edward Waters College A pair of mother-daughter duos will graduate from Edward Waters College on Saturday: Joyce Truett and her daughter Tiffany Nealy, Tarayla Slaughter and her mom Terrilyn Smith. "I don't think that I've really grasped what's about to happen.

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  7. Daytona-based iGun shows off technology aimed at making guns saferRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    His family is renowned for its premier line of shotguns treasured by law enforcement, hunters and the military. Mossberg already has spent more than a decade working to develop - and someday bring to the market - a firearm that the wrong person cannot fire.

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  8. Audio: 911 log details last moments of Frank Sinatra Jr.'s life in Daytona BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Hilton Garden Inn manager found Frank Sinatra Jr. unresponsive and not breathing after the entertainer failed to answer a knock at his hotel door notifying the entertainer it was time to leave for a soundcheck. The front desk clerk in Daytona Beach, Florida, called 911 on Wednesday afternoon, telling the dispatcher an "elderly male" was likely having a "cardiac problem."

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  9. Sinatra Family: Frank Sinatra Jr. has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Frank Sinatra Jr., who carried on his famous father's legacy with his own music career, has died. He was 72. The Sinatra family said in a statement to The Associated Press that Sinatra died unexpectedly Wednesday of cardiac arrest while on tour in Daytona Beach, Florida.

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  10. Northeast Florida Road and Lane ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    *Note: No lane closures are scheduled on southbound I-95 Friday through Sunday, March 4-6 for Daytona Beach Bike Week activities. I-95 southbound access road to Atlantic Boulevard Continuous road closure for roadway construction.

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  11. Wawa plans up to 25 convenience stores in the Jacksonville areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Wawa, a convenience store and gas station chain with a big following, is planning to move into the Jacksonville area in the next year or two. Wawa, a convenience store and gas station chain with a big following, is planning to move into the Jacksonville area in the next year or two.

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  12. Authorities believe missing 3-year-old from Palm Coast may be with mother and escaped inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 3-year-old Palm Coast boy has been declared a missing child as authorities search for the boy's mother and her boyfriend, who is a state prisoner who escaped from a work-release center Friday, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. Xander Quigley has been entered into the Florida Crime Information Center and National Crime Information Center as a missing child, according to the Sheriff's Office, and investigators have obtained a warrant for Gary Bullock Jr., 24, on charges of escape, destruction of an electronic monitor and criminal mischief.

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  13. Book review: 'Mary McLeod Bethune: Bringing Social Justice to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bethune-Cookman University professor Ashley N. Robertson has written a brief biography of a woman whose life is Lincolnesque in its trajectory - evincing energy, focus and love for humanity to rise from the most humble of origins to a position of national and international esteem. Known in her day as the "First Lady of Negro America," Mary McLeod Bethune's childhood in South Carolina could scarcely have been less promising.

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  14. Former New Smyrna mayor bows out of congressional race, blames 'carpetbagger' opponentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    We won't try to guess again who former New Smyrna Beach Mayor Adam Barringer was speaking about when he announced today he was no longer running for Congress. But we will point out that Brandon Patty got into the race last week and seems to be making a play for voters in the northern portion of District 6. Former New Smyrna Beach Mayor Adam Barringer said he won't run for Congress anymore because he he doesn't want a "'carpetbagger' to come in and steal the election."

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  15. High-speed chase ends in St. Johns CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Officials tell Times-Union news partner First Coast News that a former Flagler County deputy is responsible for a multi-county chase that ended with the use of stop sticks along Interstate 95 in St. Johns County Thursday evening. Law enforcement officials say Daniel Ruddell, 45, was allegedly involved in an armed robbery Thursday afternoon at a Circle K convenience store along LPGA Blvd. in Daytona Beach before heading north on I-95.

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  16. Call Box: Marco Polo didn't stick around long in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    This promotional poster of Marco Polo Park, which was between Jacksonville and Daytona Beach, depicts the defunct park's Oriental themes. Dear Call Box: When my wife and I first moved to Jacksonville, we took a trip to Orlando and on the way down to Interstate 95, we ran across an amusement park.

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  17. Call Box: Marco Polo didn't stick around long in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    This promotional poster of Marco Polo Park, which was between Jacksonville and Daytona Beach, depicts the defunct park's Oriental themes. Dear Call Box: When my wife and I first moved to Jacksonville, we took a trip to Orlando and on the way down to Interstate 95, we ran across an amusement park.

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  18. Oviedo headed to Mandarin for playoffs as injunction deniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Mustangs will host Oviedo in the Region 1-8A quarterfinals after a judge in Volusia County denied an injunction filed by the parent of an Orange City University player Friday at 2:30 p.m., just five hours before kickoff. The Daytona Beach News Journal and Orlando Sentinel both covered the injunction hearing and reported on it.

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  19. Bethune-Cookman to honor Gov. Rick Scott, but not everyone agreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bethune-Cookman University, a private historically black college in Daytona Beach, had a good legislative year in 2015. The school says it has received about $15 million in additional funding during Gov. Rick Scott's tenure, and he spared B-CU along with all of the state's black colleges this year from his veto pen even as he slashed spending in dozens of other areas despite objections from legislators.

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  20. Couple found dead after apparent murder-suicide in Volusia CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A man and woman were found dead Wednesday in a residence in DeLeon Springs after an apparent murder-suicide, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. Authorities responded to a residence in DeLeon Springs, a small community west of Daytona Beach, around 6:20 p.m. Wednesday to check on an elderly couple following an alert from the couple's son, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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