Ormond Beach

Alfie's Restaurant in Ormond Beach grateful to community for celebrating its recent anniversary Henry Frederick Tue, 09/29/2015 - 08:55

ORMOND-BY-THE-SEA, Fla. -- Betty and Bud Evans opened the original Alfie’s Restaurant in Jamestown, NY, way back in 1969.


Adult son of State Rep. Dave Hood found dead in neighbor's pool in Ormond Beach in apparent drowning Henry Frederick Thu, 05/29/2014 - 20:50

ORMOND BEACH -- The 26-year-old son of State Rep. David Hood was found dead in a neighbor's pool in Ormond Beach, the apparent victim of a drowning, according to statements from the family and police.

The body of Clay Hood was discovered this morning in a neighbor's pool, according to police.

Two Sunoco gas stations coming to Ormond Beach Henry Frederick Thu, 04/04/2013 - 01:02

ORMOND BEACH — The City Commission has given the green light to the building of two new Sunoco gas stations: A 12-pump gas and serve at 3 N. Yonge St., also known as US 1, and the other, a 16-pump facility on Granada Boulevard near I-95.

Tony Ledbetter of Ormond Beach named to key Florida Republican leadership post Henry Frederick Sun, 01/06/2013 - 09:50

ORLANDO, Fla -- Pledging to his GOP colleagues that he would be a "conservative voice" for the party, Tony Ledbetter, chairman of the Republican Executive Committee of Volusia County, was elected Congressional District 6 chairman for the Republican Party of Florida at its annual meeting this weekend at the Rosen Centre Hotel. 

Ormond Beach to celebrate National Night Out against crime and drugs Henry Frederick Tue, 07/31/2012 - 18:54

ORMOND BEACH -- On Tuesday, neighborhoods throughout Ormond Beach are being invited to join forces with thousands of others in communities nationwide for the “Annual National Night Out” crime and drug abuse prevention event.

National Night Out, sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch and co-sponsored locally by the Ormond Beach Police Department, the Ormond Beach Police Athletic League, and the Department of Leisure Services, will involve over 9,800 communities from all 50 states, U.S. territories, Canadian cities and military bases around the world.

Ormond Beach's Bill Partington wants to hear from you in 'Mondays with the Mayor' Henry Frederick Fri, 01/03/2020 - 17:41
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ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -- Come share your thoughts and ideas with Ormond Beach Mayor Bill Partington in the event series "Mondays with the Mayor” on Monday, Jan. 6, at 5 p.m. at the Ormond Garage,. 48 W. Granada Blvd.

The Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach helps bring Christmas cheer to 40 residents at assisted living facility Sera King Sun, 12/29/2019 - 21:52
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ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -- The Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach happily adopted 40 residents at the Gold Choice Assisted Living Facility this Christmas for its December Service Project. 

Votran to provide limited holiday service on Christmas, New Year’s in Volusia County Sera King Tue, 12/24/2019 - 06:16

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Votran will operate on a limited service schedule on Christmas and New Year's in Volusia County for those who rely on the public buses to get to and from work, for shopping or other essential needs.

Downtown Ormond Beach Rotary members clean up Granada Boulevard Sera King Mon, 12/23/2019 - 08:30

ORMOND BEACH, Fla. -- The Rotary Club of Downtown Ormond Beach recently completed its quarterly cleanup of Granada Boulevard, between U.S. 1 and Nova Road, as part of the Adopt-A-Highway program. 

Vanacore Homes of Ormond Beach adds Gabriela Uhlar to its sales team Sera King Fri, 12/13/2019 - 12:42
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ORMOND BEACH, Fla. – Volusia County natives and brothers Scott and Todd Vanacore, owners of Vanacore Homes, have welcomed Gabriela Uhlar to their sales team. 

“Gabriela is a certified residential contractor so we are confident her skills will be an asset to her clients,” Todd Vanacor said. “She has been working in the building and construction field since 1980.