Local News for Palm Coast, Florida

04/02/2020

Coronavirus: Palm Coast Parks & Recreation staff reach out to local seniors

PALM COAST— Palm Coast Parks & Recreation initiated a new program called Adopt-a-Senior as another means engaging with the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.[gh:hr style=”clear: both;”/][gh:h3]The News-Journal is providing this important health information for free. Help support our journalism.[gh:a href=”https://www.news-journalonline.com/subscribenow” target=”_blank”] SUBSCRIBE HERE[/gh:a].[/gh:h3][gh:hr style=”clear: both;”/]Staff members are making wellness […] Read the rest of the READ MORE.
04/02/2020

Sheriff Prepares Shift to Enforcement of Quarantine and Stay-Home Orders Amid Questions; Restrictions in Effect Friday

What will enforcement of mandatory stay-home orders look like in Palm Coast and Flagler, for residents and coronavirus-infected individuals? Sheriff Rick Staly and Emergency Management Chief Jonathan Lord have been pouring over the orders in preparation. The post Sheriff Prepares Shift to Enforcement of Quarantine and Stay-Home Orders Amid Questions; Restrictions in Effect Friday appeared READ MORE.
04/01/2020

Coronavirus: 200 employees furloughed as Palm Coast resort absorbs COVID-19’s brunt

PALM COAST — Coronavirus’ deepening strain on the economy took its toll on one of Flagler County’s biggest employers this week.The Hammock Beach Golf Resort and Spa, an oceanfront luxury hotel property in unincorporated Palm Coast, closed its vacation rentals operations, a move that leaves at least 200 employees out of work.Company officials at the READ MORE.