Local News for Port Orange, Florida

04/17/2020

1995 time capsule to be opened

1995 time capsule to be opened If you were opening a time capsule from 1995, what would you expect to find? Newspapers, magazines, a video of “Forrest Gump”? Certainly not a thumb drive. Volusia County officials will find out when they open an Earth Day time capsule that was planted outside the Thomas C. Kelly READ MORE.
04/15/2020

Panel discussion Friday on COVID-19 business assistance

Volusia County will be hosting a panel discussion to provide information to the community about financial assistance that’s available to businesses that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. The time, date and location are as follows: Time:                 10 a.m. Date:                  Friday, April 17, 2020 Location:            Volusia County Emergency Operations Center, 3825 Tiger Bay READ MORE.
04/14/2020

Wrap-up from Tuesday’s COVID-19 briefing

Volusia County officials found rays of hope and reasons for optimism during an approximately two-and-a-half-hour briefing Tuesday with the County Council on the county’s continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Council members were told Tuesday that there are slight signs of a levelling off of new cases and protective gear and hospital beds appear to READ MORE.