An expansive 6,281-acre wooded tract at the northwest corner of Interstate 95 and State Road 442 in Edgewater has been sold for $16 million, which is about $45 million less than what it sold for in 2013 and $100 million less than it sold for in 2006.
Rather than adding a vehicle access ramp at 16th Avenue in New Smyrna Beach, Volusia County Commissioners are giving the green light to re-assess the beach access point for off-beach parking and an ADA-compliant walk-over ramp, which has the potential to resolve multiple issues with one project.
Although not the rolled-back rate, DeLand residents will see a decrease in overall millage rates on their tax rolls next year if all goes well at the second and final public hearing set for Sept. 17.
All Volusia County Schools have either a school guardian or a law enforcement officer, which is especially new for elementary school students this year, but there are a few differences between the two.
Derbyshire Place will soon have a community garden as part of the nonprofit 's expanding services under the direction of Miguel Rodriguez, who took over as interim director five months ago.
Once targeted for either a new middle school or a Publix-anchored shopping center, an undeveloped 60-acre tract at the southeast corner of State Road 442 and Airpark Road will be developed into a 200-lot subdivision instead.
It's a part of Daytona State College many may not know about, but the Southeast Museum of Photography is celebrating 40 years of showcasing the art of photography.
Despite some rumors to the contrary, the West Volusia Hospital Authority is not increasing the millage rate this year, rather it intends to go to the rolled back rate of 2.17, following an increase last year.
Former Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson easily won the at-large seat on the Volusia County Council, garnering about 66 percent of the vote.
Gov. Rick Scott brushed off his primary opponent and can now focus his attention on the general election in November against incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson.
Ron DeSantis, R-Ponte Vedra Beach, who represents Volusia County in Congress, will face Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, a surprise winner in the Democratic primary, for governor of Florida in the November general election.
What started out as a non-profit rescue organization for cats is growing into a tale of of “furever” friends at the Central Florida Animal League of Orange City.
Florida Hospital has selected Erik Nason to serve as the athletic trainer to coordinate care for the 5,000 student athletes at Volusia County Schools.
After months of sometimes heated debate, many meetings and hours of staff time, the cities of Lake Helen and DeLand, along with the I-4 Automall property owners and developers have finally come together with a common plan.
It’s one thing to learn history from a textbook, but it’s quite another to learn by making crafts, like essential pine needle baskets, in the way DeLand’s pioneers did.