Flagler County Newswire (Page 9)

Flagler County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Flagler County, FL. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 3,593 in Flagler County, FL

  1. Children come home to flames in Bunnell; father diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A Bunnell man whose children came home and discovered the house on fire died late Saturday, according to the Flagler County Sheriff's Office. A neighbor called 911 about 8:45 p.m. and said the two young children couldn't wake their father at the burning Kentucky Avenue home.

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  2. FDOT: Growth calls for express toll lanes on I-95Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | St. Augustine Record

    ... the average population increase for all six counties in that stretch is estimated to be 61.38 percent, with Flagler County projecting a 108.6-percent increase. St. Johns County is projected to have more than 360,000 residents by 2035. It also said, ...

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  3. Homeless man dresses for a better lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... or riding a bike around the area in a full business suit. He's also a fixture at local government meetings in Flagler County, Flagler Beach, Ormond Beach and other coastal communities. It's a practice he began about four years ago because he took an ...

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  4. Authorities investigating origin, cause of man's death in Flagler fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Two children who escaped a fatal house fire Saturday evening in Bunnell ran to a neighbor's home and tried to find someone to help rescue their father from the burning structure, Flagler County officials said. By the time neighbors arrived to the residence at 40 Kentucky Ave., however, it was engulfed in flames and smoke too strong to make a rescue attempt.

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  5. Man dies in house fire near BunnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | WFTV Orlando

    ... the fire. "The flame appeared to have started in the back of the house," said Capt. Richard Bennett , of Flagler County Fire Rescue. A garage behind the house and a recreational vehicle also caught fire. The home is a total loss, firefighters said. ...

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  6. Things to do MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    1 Light up Palm Coast: Watch for Santa's arrival and take in the Rotary Club of Flagler County's annual Fantasy Lights display at 6 p.m. at Central Park Town Center, 975 Central Ave. in Palm Coast. Admission is free. For more information, call ...

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  7. Things to do SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... . in Daytona Beach. Admission is $8 for adults and free for students at Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county schools. For more information, call 386-226-1927.

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  8. Home builders see positive signs for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... executive officer at the Flagler Home Builders Association, offers the local spin. How confident are Flagler County builders heading into 2016? When I talk to them they are all so slammed and busy I don't think they are even thinking about ...

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  9. County amends tourist grant rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Tourism officials now have more flexibility in the disbursement of grant dollars for special events. Earlier this week, Flagler County commissioners amended the special events grant policy, removing a requirement that limited grants for overnight stays and quality of life events to an 85-to-15 ratio.

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  10. Flagler Beach awards golf leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... agreement, Flagler Golf Management must repair the clubhouse within 180 days. FLAGLER BEACH - This spring, Flagler County will have a new place to play golf. The City Commission voted 4-0 Friday to lease the long-vacant Ocean Palm Golf Club ...

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  11. El Nino increases Florida's risk for deadly tornadoesRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... and preparedness starts at the individual level," said Kevin Guthrie, public safety emergency manager for Flagler County. Flagler officials would prefer their citizens sign up for Code Red, he said, a service that will alert residents when a tornado ...

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  12. Jobless rates dip in Volusia, FlaglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    The unemployment rates in both Volusia and Flagler counties inched lower in October as employers in the combined two-county region added 4,400 jobs, excluding seasonal agricultural positions. Flagler County's jobless rate dipped to 5.9 percent last month, down from 6.9 percent in October of last year - the first time it's been under 6 percent since May 2007, six months before the start of the Great Recession, according to statistics released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.

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  13. Rabies alert issued for East VolusiaRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... Department of Health in Tallahassee. Three cases were reported in Volusia County. None were reported in Flagler County. So far this year, 64 rabies cases had been reported statewide by Oct. 31. Rabies affects the nervous system and is fatal to ...

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  14. Rand elected 2016 chair of Daytona ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Teresa Rand, president and CEO of the Volusia Flagler Family YMCA, has been elected 2016 chair of the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce. Rand will begin her duties as board chair on Jan. 1 but won't be formally installed until the chamber's annual dinner meeting Feb. 9. In her job with the YMCA, Rand oversees six facilities and 500 employees.

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  15. City tells county: We want our money backRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Palm Coast and Flagler County officials both say the other owes them money for the county's communication system, which the city joined in 2009. The city has paid $900,000 and wants it back; the county says the city still owes $600,000 and should pay up.

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  16. Breezy, cloudy day on tap for Volusia-FlaglerRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    A cloudy and breezy day is forecast for your Friday. The National Weather Service is calling for a 30 to 50 percent chance of rain with wind gusts that could reach 25 mph.

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  17. Health supplement firm to expand in FlaglerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Designs for Health, the first company to relocate to the area under the Flagler County Department of Economic Opportunity, is expanding in Palm Coast. County officials revealed the culmination of "Project Protein," which has the nutritional supplement company moving into a building on Commerce Boulevard formerly owned by Palm Coast Data, during a Thursday meeting of the Flagler County Economic Opportunity Advisory Council.

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  18. Teen accused of head-butting mom over food cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Flagler County deputies arrested a Palm Coast teen following reports that he head-butted his mother while trying to swipe her food benefits debit card. James Raposa, 19, of 11 Press Way, was charged Wednesday with aggravated battery in connection with the incident.

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  19. Commissioners consider short-term rental regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Star

    Short-term rentals remained at the forefront of discussion during Tuesday's meeting of the Port St. Joe City Commission, but there was little movement on the issue as the board continues to collect information. According to city attorney Tom Gibson, due to existing zoning in the city's Land Development Regulations , no laws were being broken by those who chose to operate short-term rentals out of homes within the city limits.

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  20. Annual Candlelight Service of Remembrance Scheduled for December 6thRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | PR Log

    ... and illuminated until January 15, 2016. Craig-Flagler Palm Funeral Homes & Memorial Gardens has been serving Flagler County for over 90 years and was established with the express purpose of serving the county and surrounding areas with the most ...

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