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March Fishing Guide

Text & Photos by Patrick “Tupat” Eichstaedt // @TheRealTupat  A guide to fishing in Coastal Volusia County in March As we move into the spring season, the fishing will keep getting better. The weather patterns this past month have been very up and down, making it hard for a consistent bite. There were a few days that fish were everywhere but nothing wanted to eat. On … Continue reading March Fishing Guide

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The Hub and Our Heroes Event

Three years ago, The Hub on Canal launched the Veterans in Art (VIA) program, enabling wounded warriors and disabled veterans to participate in art and music programs free of charge. On May 26, 2019 the Hub on Canal will host a music and food night to raise awareness about the benefits of music in veterans recovery and gain financial support for the program. All proceeds … Continue reading The Hub and Our Heroes Event

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Things are Getting Spicy – 1 Year in Business Anniversary Bash

The NSB Spice House is going all out to celebrate one year in business with an anniversary bash open to the public on Thursday, March 14 from 5 – 7 p.m. Mark your calendars and join the owners, along with the Southeast Volusia Chamber of Commerce, for their official ribbon cutting. The event will include complimentary wine, a Bloody Mary bar, tasty treats from local … Continue reading Things are Getting Spicy – 1 Year in Business Anniversary Bash

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County Seeks Agencies For Summer Food Program

Volusia County’s Human Services Office is seeking agencies to participate in the Summer Food Service Program, which will run for 10 weeks from June 3 through August 9, 2019. The federally funded program provides meals and snacks to all children ages 18 and younger in geographical areas where at least 50 percent of the children are eligible for free or reduced-price school meals. It was … Continue reading County Seeks Agencies For Summer Food Program

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Community Grows in NSB Garden

New Smyrna Beach Community Garden Mary Avenue Park, 505 Mary Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL 2019 Spring Garden Plots Available – First come, first served The garden has grown to a total of 36 garden plots. Garden plots are assigned on a first come first served basis, and existing gardeners are eligible to renew their six (6) month lease for the new season. 2019 Spring Season … Continue reading Community Grows in NSB Garden

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Gumbo Festival

March 2, 2019 @ 12 – 6 PM Flagler Avenue, New Smyrna Beach Celebrate Mardi Gras with a NOLA favorite, GUMBO!  Join the party at the New Smyrna Beach Gumbo Festival Saturday, March 2 from 12 to 6 PM on Flagler Avenue for the great Gumbo Cook-Off. The festival features over 15 gumbos from local restaurants, which participants can enjoy and then vote on their … Continue reading Gumbo Festival

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Developing Volusia’s Off Beach Parking

Volusia County to Open Several Off Beach Parking Lots Opportunities to park, explore and enjoy Volusia’s beaches are being developed along the county’s coastline. Plans for new off beach parking lots are giving residents and visitors the option to drive on the beach or park and walk. The new parking lots include accessible beach walkovers and offer other amenities like picnic areas, shade, outdoor showers, … Continue reading Developing Volusia’s Off Beach Parking

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The Hub Announces Student Film Festival

Film Festival Highlights Student Finalists in Volusia County High Schools The Hub on Canal, Inc. today announced the public viewing for The 3rd Annual Hub on Canal Student Film Festival on Sunday, February 24 from 1-4 pm. As part of its collaboration with Volusia County Schools, The Hub on Canal will be showcasing student films and student movie posters from ten high schools throughout Volusia … Continue reading The Hub Announces Student Film Festival

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First Time Home Buyer Seminar

Are you ready to purchase your first home, but aren’t sure where to start? Join Donna Snow, Regions Bank Mortgage Loan Originator, for a First Time Home Buyer Seminar to get all of your questions answered. The free 1.5 hour seminar will help you decide if you are ready to buy and if this is the right time for you. Donna will cover different kinds … Continue reading First Time Home Buyer Seminar