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  1. VMA to offer tips on getting most out of trade showsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The VMA manufacturing alliance will be holding a workshop next week on how exhibitors can get the most out of participating in trade shows, such as the VMA's ninth annual Manufacturers Showcase this fall. The workshop on July 15, from 8:45 to 10 a.m., will be at Raydon Corp., 1420 Hockney Court, on the east side of Williamson Boulevard, in Port Orange.

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  2. Halifax hospital board agrees not to raise taxesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Residents of the Halifax Health hospital district won't see their property tax bills go up to treat indigent patients. The 678-bed public hospital system's Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Monday night not to exceed the rolled-back rate, which would produce the same revenue as the current rate using new assessments of the same properties.

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  3. Four picked as finalists for GrowFL listRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 5 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Four Volusia-Flagler area companies have been named finalists for GrowFL'S “2015 Florida Companies to Watch” list. The companies - Coastal Cloud in Palm Coast; Dredging & Marine Consultants in Port Orange; First Response Disaster Team in Edgewater; and Synergy Billing in Daytona Beach - are among 101 nominees that will be further evaluated for the final list of 50 winners.

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  4. Culver's opens first Volusia-Flagler area restaurantRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Culver's restaurant has opened in Port Orange at 1744 Dunlawton Ave., just west of Yorktowne Boulevard. The eatery, owned by local franchisees Gary and Kari Strom, is the first in the Volusia-Flagler area for the Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin-based chain.

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  5. Happy howls as craft beer growlers become legal in FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    For his 38th birthday, Jason Budde showed up when the doors opened at the Tomoka Brewing Co. at 11 a.m. Wednesday for a treat that had just become legal.

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  6. Local firms named finalists for GrowFL listRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Four Volusia-Flagler area companies have been named finalists for GrowFL's "2015 Florida Companies to Watch" list. The companies - Coastal Cloud in Palm Coast; Dredging & Marine Consultants in Port Orange; First Response Disaster Team in Edgewater; and Synergy Billing in Daytona Beach - are among 101 nominees that will be further evaluated for the final list of 50. The list will be released in late August.

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  7. Police: Lightning killed man on roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The 25-year-old man killed while working on a residential roof during a storm was electrocuted, police said Wednesday. An autopsy confirmed Steven Lee Gang, a transient from Orange City, was fatally struck by lightning while working Friday afternoon on the roof of a home in the 1600 block of Arash Circle in the Water's Edge subdivision, Port Orange police Lt.

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  8. Bus routes delayed, canceled over holidayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Riders of Votran bus services could experience delays Thursday through Saturday and schedules will change on the July 4 holiday, Volusia County officials said. The shifts and delays are due to traffic-pattern changes from the racing schedule.

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  9. Could your recipe make history?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Recipes are wanted for a cookbook with the working title, "A Taste of Ormond History." But don't let the specifics implied by the name keep you from sharing the secrets to your favorite dish, even if it's decidedly modern and you live in, say, Port Orange.

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  10. Rod Perry makes cut at national PGA tourneyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Rod Perry shot 1-over 71 on Monday at the Philadelphia Cricket Club to easily survive the 36-hole cut at the PGA of America's Professional National Championship.Perry, 3 over through two days of the 72-hole event, is 10 behind leader Ben Polland, who has a commanding four-shot lead, but just three shots outside the top 20, which would earn a berth in this year's PGA Championship.Perry, head pro at Crane Lakes Golf Club in Port Orange, had a birdie and two bogeys in Monday's play.More information: PGA.com.

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  11. Perry opens with 74 at PGA tourneyRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Bogeys on two of the final three holes sent Rod Perry to a 2-over-par 74 Sunday in the opening round of the national championship for PGA of America professionals. He's tied for 56th in the field of 312.Perry, head pro at Port Orange's Crane Lakes and the 2013 national champ, was even par with a pair of birdies and bogeys through 15 holes before making bogey on the par-4 seventh hole and the par-3 ninth at the Philadelphia Cricket Club.Perry shot his 74 on the Militia Hill Course.

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  12. Official: Lightning may have killed 25-year-old man on Port Orange roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A 25-year-old man working on a roof was killed Friday and witnesses say they believe lightning may have struck the victim, according to a city official. Steven Lee Gang of Orange City was working on a roof in the Water's Edge subdivision of southern Port Orange when he was possibly struck about 4:30 p.m. Friday, said Ken Burgman, deputy director of Port Orange fire services.

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  13. Woman arrested in Port Orange Walmart purse snatchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A woman who Port Orange investigators said snatched a purse at Walmart has been arrested, police officials said. The suspect was identified as Laura A. Murphy of New Smyrna Beach, said Lt.

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  14. Don Bell tied for 41st at U.S. Senior OpenRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Port Orange's Don Bell, making his first start in a USGA professional event, shot a 1-over 71 to sit in a tie for 41st place after Thursday's first round of the U.S. Senior Open. Starting on the 10th hole, he had birdies on his third and sixth holes for a 2-under start, but he bogeyed the seventh and made the turn at 1 over.

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  15. Commercial site put up for saleRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The first Wawa convenience store and gas station in Volusia and Flagler counties opened June 12 and the landlord is already looking to sell the 1.8 acres and 6,000-square-foot store at 1031 Dunlawton Ave. Maitland-based Equinox Development Properties is asking more than $4.7 million, according to LoopNet.com, an online commercial real estate site. The sale does not impact the store operations other than to whom Wawa sends the rent check.

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  16. Money from cities, new sales tax sought to pay for Volusia homeless shelterRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A group of local leaders decided Thursday to pursue both city government dollars and sales tax money to fund the $1.6 million annual operating budget of a comprehensive homeless shelter proposed to be built west of Daytona Beach. Under the proposal, most of Volusia County's cities will have to agree to send their money to the 250-bed shelter for at least the next five years.

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  17. Citation thrown out against Port Orange officer who ran over, killed manRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    An internal affairs investigation is clear when it states that Port Orange police Officer Silvio Portillo was driving the patrol car that struck and killed a man riding a scooter last year. But the Florida Highway Patrol could not legally prove that fact during a hearing Thursday and a judge dismissed a careless driving citation against the officer.

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  18. Port Orange golfer Don Bell tees it up for the U.S. Senior OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    How seriously is Don Bell taking the U.S. Senior Open? When the Port Orange realtor - and decorated golfer - left for California this past weekend, he left his phone at home. That's right, a realtor without a phone.

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  19. Creatively flavorful food vies with beers for lead at Tomoka BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County reporter Chris Graham and his girlfriend, Carolyn, went for a date at Tomoka Brewing Company at the corner of Clyde Morris Boulevard and Herbert Street in Port Orange. Tomoka Brewing Company WHERE: 4647 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Port Orange HOURS: 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday, noon-11 p.m. Sunday MISC.: Beer and wine available PHONE: 386-256-4979 WEBSITE: tomokabrewingco.com For those familiar with the Tomoka Brewing Company's quaint Ormond Beach location , the Port Orange location is completely different.

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  20. Plan expected to save Volusia schools $2.2 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Volusia County Schools Superintendent Tom Russell announced a shuffling of central office positions that's expected to save the district $2.2 million next year. Russell detailed the changes, which include eliminating 32 positions at the district office, during Tuesday night's regular school board meeting.

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