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  1. Exams after Christmas? Flagler, Volusia school officials question state's start dateRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County students could feel like Bob Cratchit next year as they prepare for their final exams in the midst of holiday festivities. Their peers in Flagler County can give them tips for balancing study time with family time: They've ended their first semester in January for years.

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  2. Brighter with each season Holly Hill motel's holiday spectacle shows no signs of slowing downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Every now and then, Nelda Johnson gets "in one of those moods" and thinks she's ready to quit decorating the motel she operates with her husband. But Lowe's was having a sale on Christmas decorations Tuesday, the day before Christmas Eve, and the 63-year-old couldn't resist adding to their collection, which has been growing since 1980 when the couple first started decorating the Twi-Light II Motel.

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  3. Volusia physician assistant who blocked helicopter agrees to stay out of troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A certified physician assistant who was jailed after refusing to move his car from a landing zone as a Volusia County sheriff's helicopter hovered above at the scene of a fatal traffic crash could see his charges dismissed after reaching an agreement with prosecutors. James Lee Allen, 52, a Port Orange resident who works at Urgent Care in Ormond Beach, must attend a restorative justice course as part of the deferred prosecution agreement signed last month.

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  4. Homeless family settled in Ormond Beach house in time for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ORMOND BEACH As the sun comes up Christmas morning, preschoolers Derek and Angel Young will spring out of their beds, bolt down the hallway of their new home and tear into a mountain of wrapped gifts piled in front of a small decorated tree. It's probably going to take a decade or two for the 3-year-old boy and 4-year-old girl to realize how many people it took to make all that possible - including the beds and home.

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  5. Season of GivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ORMOND BEACH Earlier this week Gloria Max wasn't sure how she was going to feed the nearly 200 families who rely on her food pantry for their holiday dinners. Two of her key volunteers, including her husband, Raymond Max, were sick with the flu.

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  6. Volusia volunteers rally to see food gets to familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Earlier this week Gloria Max wasn't sure how she was going to feed the nearly 200 families who rely on her food pantry for their holiday dinners. Two of her key volunteers, including her husband, Raymond Max, were sick with the flu.

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  7. 'How Thankful I Am' Volunteers and donors make holiday special for familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ORMOND BEACH As the sun comes up Christmas morning, preschoolers Derek and Angel Young will spring out of their beds, bolt down the hallway of their new home and tear into a mountain of wrapped gifts piled in front of a small decorated tree. It's probably going to take a decade or two for the 3-year-old boy and 4-year-old girl to realize how many people it took to make all that possible - including the beds and home.

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  8. 1 Million Cups to reconvene Jan. 7Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A weekly entrepreneurs forum that launched last month here is taking a break for the holidays. The next meeting of the 1 Million Cups forum, which is held Wednesdays from 9 to 10 a.m. at Sweet Marlay's Coffee in downtown Daytona Beach, will be on Jan. 7. The presenter for that meeting will be Rebecca Annon Railsback, who will talk about her business, Grassroots Interactive Center, at 431 S. Nova Road in Ormond Beach, which provides interactive play sessions for children and their parents and other services include children's art, music and sensory classes and support groups for caregivers and their children.

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  9. Former Julian's restaurant sold, to be torn downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Local entrepreneur and restaurateur L. Gale Lemerand has bought the closed Julian's Dining Room & Lounge from the Lopez family who built the iconic beachside restaurant in 1967. The 10,000-square-foot, A-frame building at 88 S. Atlantic Ave. in Ormond Beach has been closed for more than two years and will most likely be torn down in early 2015, but the site's future use is still undecided, Lemerand said.

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  10. 'Frozen Chanukah' a hit with kids, parentsRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Hundreds of people celebrated the Jewish Festival of Lights on Sunday with dazzling displays of fire and ice. Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona, an Ormond Beach synagogue, held a "Frozen Chanukah on Ice" event at Daytona International Skateway, formerly the Daytona Ice Arena.

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  11. Sister continues legacy of late brother, a guardian for the homelessRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    When Christy LeCuyer was a little girl, her big brother would strum his guitar and play her a lullaby. When she saw someone standing by himself, she would see her big brother try to make him laugh and then try to include him in his group.

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  12. Holy Dormition marks St. Nicholas feast dayRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Parishioners at Holy Dormition Byzantine Catholic Church had their annual St. Nicholas Covered Dish Dinner on Dec. 7, marking the feast day of its patron saint. The day began with the celebration of the Sunday Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostym, followed by a dinner in the parish center.

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  13. Ormond Beach Hanukkah luncheon celebrates seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Seniors might not have spun the driedel, but they ate plenty of potato pancakes and danced, or at least tapped their feet, to folk classics like "Hava Nagila," Hebrew for "Let us rejoice." Thursday's Hanukkah holiday luncheon at D.B. Pickles, 400 S. Nova Road, was dedicated to 130 Jewish seniors who came from area nursing homes.

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  14. More Volusia suspects arrested in 4-county mailbox theft ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    An Ormond Beach man is being linked to a rash of mailbox thefts after his arrested in DeLand for trying to fraudulently cash a check, police said. The check was stolen from an Ormond Beach resident's mailbox and cashed in DeLand and is another case in mailbox thefts in four counties - including Volusia and Flagler - for the last several months, investigators have said.

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  15. Hanukkah a time for brisketRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    "Every Jewish holiday is a cooking holiday." That was Marcia Bergman's response to my inquiry about whether Hanukkah is the most kitchen-focused occasion of the year in her Ormond Beach home.

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  16. Lifestyle briefs for Dec. 16, 2014Read the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    This Friday, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the Nova Gymnastics Center, 440 N. Nova Road, Ormond Beach, children ages 6 to 12 can enjoy a fun filled evening while their parents have a night out. The fee is $10 per child.

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  17. What's NewRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Lotus Yoga & Fitness has opened at 28 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach. Owner Debbie Yarbrough offers both yoga and spin classes.

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  18. At the center of it all: Mori Hosseini's influence in Volusia, Florida stretches farRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Even on the rare occasions Mori Hosseini is not at the center, someone is there to nudge him in that direction. It was 2007 and Hosseini was hosting one of his many political fundraisers at his Ormond Beach home when someone pulled out a camera.

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  19. Teens organize 'die-in' at Volusia Mall to protest police killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    As thousands of people took to the streets of Washington D.C., New York City and other major cities across the country to protest police killings of minorities, two Volusia County teens organized a "die-in" at the Volusia Mall on Saturday to bring local attention to the issue. As shoppers walked by, the group of 15 young people laid on the floor and held signs with phrases including "I can't breathe," "End police brutality" and "Black lives matter," referencing the recent deaths of Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York, and Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

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  20. Daytona's Midtown holiday celebration promotes health, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    After living in Miami for more than four decades, Samuel Rogers returned to the Midtown home he was born in because that's where his roots are. As the grand marshal of Saturday's Light Up Midtown Parade, the 82-year-old said he was honored to show his pride for the historic African-American neighborhood in the heart of Daytona Beach.

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