Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 5:22pm. 41 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Saturday, May 18th, 10:00am-5:00pm, Sunday, May 19th, 10:00am-4:00pm
Where: Volusia County Fairgrounds, 3150 E New York Ave, Deland
What: This large craft fair includes award-winning craftspeople from across the country, exhibiting and selling, unique and one-of a-kind items and gifts. Some of the items available at this inviting event are: Victorian, folk art, primitive, and southwestern, furniture, wood items, toys, dolls, bears, clothing & accessories, jewelry, homemade fudge, Christmas items, and much more. Admission is only $6 for adults and children 12 and under are free. There is also a “buy one, get one” coupon for admission on the fair’s website. With something for everyone, this promises to be an exciting event this weekend. For…
Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 5:20pm. 63 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Saturday, May 18th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Where: Ponce Inlet Lighthouse, 4931 S. Peninsula Drive, Ponce Inlet
What: Since 1977, museums around the world have participated in this event; a day to raise awareness on the importance of museums in the development of society. This year the theme for this designated day is Memory and Creativity equals Social Change. Find out what it took for local volunteers, beginning in 1972, to transform an old abandoned light station into the National Historic Landmark that it is today. Join the fun and tour the grounds, climb the tower and hear about Lighthouse history. Educational and entertaining workshops will be offered. Activities are included in the cost of regular admission, and no advance reservations are…
Monday, May 13th, 2013 at 4:06pm. 47 Views, 0 Comments.
When: Sunday, May 19th, 6:00pm
Where: Kenneth W. Parker Amphitheater, 2001 City Center Circle
What: In celebration of the City’s Centennial, the Parks and Recreation Department has scheduled a series of free concerts. This Sunday night, enjoy the dance music of "The Sound." In addition to the live music, there will be gourmet food trucks and a kid zone. Don’t miss out on this great free, family event in Port Orange. All performances are subject to change. For more information, call 386-506-5936.
Thursday, May 9th, 2013 at 11:21am. 977 Views, 0 Comments.
There are many reasons to call Port Orange home, but one reason that continues to draw families is an array of excellent local schools, lead by the award-winning Spruce Creek High School. And for the 9th time since 2000, Spruce Creek has been recognized by Newsweek magazine as being of the the best high schools in the nation. Further, this popular Port Orange school, which houses an International Baccalaureate program, was named one of America’s Most Challenging High Schools by the Washington Post.
The Newsweek rankings are based on graduation and college acceptance rates; the number and passing rate for Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced International Certificate of Education tests; scores on college admissions tests and…
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 8:58am. 63 Views, 0 Comments.
Kevin just posted another home sale in Plantation Bay as we continue our blistering pace in 2013. 1011 Hampstead is a beautiful three bedroom, two bath home that offers nearly 2400 sq. ft. of living space for the new owner to spread out in comfort. This Rinek built home features a leaded-glass double door entry, a wide-open great room, corner gas fireplace, fiber optic theater lighting, and more. The new owner loves the beautiful aesthetics of this home including columns that accent a formal dining room and crown molding which present a luxurious feel in this great family home. An ample kitchen with center island boasts wood cabinetry, granite counters, drop sink, gas, five burner range, and oversized pantry which will surely please the chef of the…
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 8:57am. 51 Views, 0 Comments.
Kevin just sold another Port Orange home in Coquina Cove. This modern home was built in 2009 and offers unparalleled room for the new owners with 5 full bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. The ample kitchen boasts wood cabinetry, granite counters, stainless appliances, tile floors, and more, so that the chef of the house can create and entertain. With one bedroom and one full bathroom located downstairs, and four spacious bedrooms and two baths, including the master, located upstairs, there will be plenty of space for the new owners to relax in comfort. Coquina Cove is an ultra-convenient neighborhood that places you in close proximity to Palmer Chiropractic, Port Orange parks, The Pavilion, medical facilities, I-95, and much more. Call us today to explore…
Wednesday, May 8th, 2013 at 8:51am. 218 Views, 0 Comments.
Tonight's the night many Port Orange locals have been waiting for. Starting at 4:00 pm, Panheads Pizzeria will open its doors at their new location at 4085 S. Ridgewood Avenue. A New Smyrna Beach favorite for years, Panheads Pizzeria serves a unique and delicious mix of pizza, pasta dishes, and salads. Consisting of the freshest ingredients and produce, Panheads uses a traditional family recipe to create amazing pizzas such as “Flirting with Disaster”, which is topped with smoked BBQ pork, cheddar cheese, southern slaw, and South Carolina drizzle. Other specialty pizzas you will find here include “Freebird”, “Whole Lotta Love”, and “Simple Man”, for those who want an extraordinary take on traditional cheese pizza. You may be overwhelmed by…
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 3:17pm. 457 Views, 0 Comments.
Showcasing the quality of both our local school system and the excellent families that reside in Port Orange, Meryl Liu, a Cypress Creek Elementary student, was named the “Doodle 4 Google” state winner for Florida. This national art competition is open to all K-12 students in the United States and asks them to create their own Google doodle. This year’s theme was “My Best Day Ever.” Here is her drawing depicting a child surrounded by endangered birds, with the following caption:
“My best day ever would be that I could spend a day in the forest with all the endangered birds. I want to study them in order to save them so that they would flourish throughout the planet, and others can enjoy their best days with these beautiful…
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 2:40pm. 77 Views, 0 Comments.
Get ready to rock and roll as the world famous Hard Rock is coming to the “World’s Most Famous Beach.” Hard Rock International made the announcement late last week, detailing the 375,000-square foot complex that will sprawl along a prime oceanfront location on State Road A1A in Daytona Beach.
Slated to open in 2016, the massive development will feature 100 condominium units, 250 hotel rooms, a signature Hard Rock Cafe and all the Hard Rock brand signatures from Rock Star Suites to Vibe managers, a RockSpa, Sleep Like a Rock linens and even a recording studio for guests to use during their stay. The resort will also feature a pool with a bar and grill, ballroom, and meeting spaces.
The new business is expected to bring around 300 jobs to…
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 at 8:37am. 52 Views, 0 Comments.
This 3/3.5 home sprawls over nearly 3,600 sq. ft. of living space and features breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean, with a wealth of amenities inside. The two-story home features a built-in elevator, spacious balcony that overlooks the screened pool area and coastline in the distance, and plenty of living and storage space throughout. The new owner will enjoy an ample kitchen upgraded with dark granite countertops, maple wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances including a gas range, a nook, and recessed lighting abound. Other amenities include a recently added metal roof, built-in bar with refrigeration, coffer ceilings with many recessed lighting fixtures, 2 parallel single-car garages, central vac, an alarm system, and much more. This majestic…