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Five Spots for the Best Ribs

There’s nothing better than a juicy slab of fall-off-the-bone ribs. Here are the top 5 spots in Volusia County offering tender ribs to get stuck on! The Best Places to Find Ribs Around Daytona Beach 1. FINGER LICKIN’ BBQ & WINGS – NSB Located in New Smyrna Beach, Finger Lickin’ BBQ and Wings serves up home-cooked meals in a humble atmosphere. Forget all the fancy … Continue reading Five Spots for the Best Ribs

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Motorcycle Safety Update

Bike Week Motorcycle Safety As Bike Week continues in Volusia County, the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to conduct high-visibility traffic enforcement operations to reduce crashes, speeding, careless driving and red light violations. Extra deputies are working overtime with funding from a yearlong FDOT Motorcycle Safety High Visibility Awareness Grant, which launched last fall and continues through the next several months. They’ve placed copies … Continue reading Motorcycle Safety Update

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Summer Camp Scholarships Available

Summer camp scholarships are available to income-eligible children through Volusia County’s Community Assistance Division. Families with children who are entering grades 1-6 and are between the ages of 5 and 12 may apply for scholarships. Students up to 17 years old who will be attending approved special needs camps are also are eligible. Scholarship awards are based on income-eligibility and will be awarded according to … Continue reading Summer Camp Scholarships Available

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Daytona Bike Week 2019

March 8 – 17, 2019 Throughout Daytona Beach/Volusia County Dubbed the “World’s Largest Motorcycle Event,” Bike Week is a 10-day Daytona Beach area event filled with high-octane street festivals, concerts, motorcycle races, bike shows, rallies, manufacturer showcases, live music daily at iconic venues like Destination Daytona, Iron Horse Saloon, Main Street Station, Full Moon Saloon, Boot Hill Saloon, Bank and Blues and much more!  Established more than seven … Continue reading Daytona Bike Week 2019

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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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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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4th Annual ArtsWeek Volusia

February 25, 2019 – March 2, 2019 Celebrate arts and culture during 4th Annual ArtsWeek Volusia, a showcase of the many arts and cultural institutions in Volusia County. The event includes art openings, music events, theater, film and more!  Home to nationally recognized museums, visits from world-class symphony orchestras, numerous theaters and state-of-the-art performance venues; Volusia County possesses a dynamic arts infrastructure. Share #ArtsWeekVolusia on social media! For … Continue reading 4th Annual ArtsWeek Volusia

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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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Godspell Musical Coming To Museum Of Arts And Sciences In Daytona Beach

Positively Florida Theater Company will present the classic musical play, Godspell, at the Museum of Arts and Sciences (MOAS), 352 S. Nova Road, Daytona Beach, March 21-24, 2019. Godspell, with music by Academy Award winner Stephen Schwartz, tells the story of Jesus and his followers set in contemporary times. Based on parables and stories in the book of Matthew and other gospels, Godspell reveals in … Continue reading Godspell Musical Coming To Museum Of Arts And Sciences In Daytona Beach