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#FloridaManChallenge: What trouble did Florida Man get into on your birthday?
ORLANDO, Fla. - A new trend is taking social media by storm and, of course, Florida Man is right at the center of it. [STRANGE FLORIDA: Florida man learns hard way he stole laxatives, not opioids | Florida man jailed for attacking man in 'Minions' costume]
Swim advisory issued in Wilbur-by-the-Sea
A swim advisory has been issued for the beach area at Toronita Avenue in Wilbur-by-the-Sea, health officials announced Thursday. The advisory came as a result of recent water sampling conducted in the area, which showed a high level of bacteria, according to the Florida Department of Health in Volus
Mitigation program aims to help people in Volusia County prepare for hurricane season
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - A wind hazard mitigation program is aimed to helped people in Volusia County as they prepare for hurricane season. The program can help homeowners with covering the following:
4 children struck by car, injured on Volusia beach
ORMOND-BY-THE-SEA — As the tide inched closer, a family of six decided to start packing it in, getting ready to leave the beach during a chilly, windy afternoon. The only other people around were two kite surfers who were more than 100 yards from shore.
Invasion Of Tiny Poisonous Toads Alarms Florida Community
PALM BEACH GARDENS (CBSMiami) — A Florida community is up in arms and uneasy after their neighborhood is swamped by tiny poisonous toads that seem to have come out of nowhere.
Development taking shape at I-95 interchange
The Edgewater Planning and Zoning Board unanimously recommended March 13 approval of the latest proposed development at the Interstate 95 and State Road 442 interchange. However, the developer of the Ocean Gate Commerce Center had not provided the square footage of buildings there, a requirement for
Florida teenagers arrested after breaking into car
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Four teenage boys were arrested last Saturday for breaking into a Fort Myers man's car. Around 12:55 a.m. March 16, Eric Roberts heard his car alarm going off on River Trent Drive and ran outside to see 15-year-old Ashton Zimmerman, 16-year-old Tristan Zimmerman, 18-year-old Savio
Deputies: Volusia pool builder faces fraud investigation
A pool builder with addresses in Edgewater and Port Orange is under investigation after several of his customers complained that he took their money and never installed their pools, officials said.
Neo-Nazi Allegedly Kidnapped, Raped Black Woman At Gunpoint in Florida
A 37-year-old Florida man with known ties to a neo-Nazi organization allegedly kidnapped a black woman and raped her. Joshua Edwards, a member of the Aryan Nation, was arrested on Tuesday, in Escambia County, Florida, on charges of armed carjacking, kidnapping and sexual battery, according to the po
Florida House panel approves arming teachers
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - A Florida House committee has passed a broad school safety bill that would expand an existing guardian program to allow classroom teachers to volunteer to carry weapons on campus if local school boards approve.
Free saltwater, freshwater fishing days ahead in Florida
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Mark your calendars!. Free fishing dates are here. To legally fish, one must have a fishing license, but on these days anglers can reel in dinner without one.
Volusia County moving forward with plan to keep pets away from abusers
DELAND, Fla. - Volusia County is the latest Florida county to move forward with a database that will keep pets out of the hands of convicted abusers. The registry in Volusia would allow someone to pull up the potential owner's information and prevent abusers from owning a pet.
Suspect in 2 Daytona killings was 'on drugs,' says he's not 'homicidal'
DAYTONA BEACH — A former Bethune-Cookman University student accused in the December shooting deaths of two friends in a Daytona Beach apartment said he was high the day his former roommate and another man were killed but wouldn't give any details about what happened.
Spring fair in Port Orange March 28-31
Port Orange Community Trust will host the third annual Spring Fair & Food Festival March 28-31 at Port Orange City Center. Admission, parking and much of the entertainment is free.
MARK LANE: Ahead of moon landing's 50th, local role recalled
This July will be the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing. You may have noticed the wave of books and movies tied to the event. I was at a forum at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University this week that talked about the local contribution to that achievement.
Residents question Volusia sales tax hike at NSB town hall
NEW SMYRNA BEACH — A simple question that’s generating all manner of complicated avenues of debate will land in the mailboxes of 399,000 Volusia County residents shortly after May 1.
Burglary Suspect Fleeing Cops Crashes Car on A1A and Adds Auto Theft To His Charges
Flagler Beach police had gotten reports about a gold Chevy and its occupant as if casing properties at the south end of town Tuesday morning. Sgt. David Arcieri located on South Central. As the occupant of the other vehicle saw the officer, he gunned it through the residential street. Arcieri follow
Man shot in Daytona Beach during fight over woman, car, police say
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Two men in a relationship with the same woman were involved in a shooting Tuesday night during a fight in Daytona Beach, police said. The shooting was reported around 8:15 p.m. at The Liquor Store on Orange Avenue.
DBPD Makes Arrest In Liquor Store Shooting
Daytona Beach, FL – An argument over a vehicle and a woman leads to one man shot in the back and another in handcuffs. That’s the word from the Daytona Beach Police Department following last night’s (March 19th) incident at The Liquor Store on 952 Orange Avenue. That’s just east of Tuscawilla Park.
Man Accused of Sending Pipe Bombs to CNN and Trump Critics Pleads Guilty in NYC
The man who authorities say sent pipe bombs across the country targeting CNN and critics of President Donald Trump pleaded guilty in a lower Manhattan courtroom Thursday. Cesar Sayoc, 56, faces a total of 30 different federal charges including using a weapon of mass destruction and the interstate tr