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A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting

| May 4, 2016

A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting

Gregory J. Marr was arrested after shooting his gun in the canal off Chelsea Court in Palm Coast and allegedly pointing it at his

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Quarter-Size Hail Strafes Flagler in Morning Storm

| May 4, 2016

Quarter-Size Hail Strafes Flagler in Morning Storm

Hail fell across Bunnell and parts of Palm Coast between 8:15 and 8:30 a.m., the weather service reports. Some resident reported hail the size

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Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover

| May 4, 2016

Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover

The Flagler Auditorium is in line to get five successive $500,000 grants that the auditorium board and the district would match, enabling the transformation

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Flagler Schools Seeks to Be 1st in Florida To Use Concussion-Alert Football Helmets District-Wide

| May 3, 2016

Flagler Schools Seeks to Be 1st in Florida To Use Concussion-Alert Football Helmets District-Wide

The helmets, which would cost $500 each, would alert coaches and trainers in real time of the severity of collisions players sustain to the

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Flagler County Quietly Scraps Plan for 3 New Emergency Communications Towers, For Now

| May 3, 2016

Flagler County Quietly Scraps Plan for 3 New Emergency Communications Towers, For Now

After the Flagler County Commission voted down a planned 350-foot tower on John Anderson Highway, NexTower, which would have built three towers, pulled out

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Florida’s Death Penalty Alive and Willed as Guzman Is Sentenced to Die For 3rd Time in Daytona

| May 3, 2016

Florida’s Death Penalty Alive and Willed as Guzman Is Sentenced to Die For 3rd Time in Daytona

A jury in Daytona Beach today voted 11-1 to recommend death for James "Chico" Guzman in the hacking to death of David Colvin,

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Flagler Firefighter Among Targets of Car Thieves and Burglars in Palm Coast’s R and P’s

| May 2, 2016

Flagler Firefighter Among Targets of Car Thieves and Burglars in Palm Coast’s R and P’s

Palm Coast's R and P Sections were the target of four car thefts and almost a dozen burglaries between Sunday and Monday, including two

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County Floats Consolidation of Fire Services And Finally Agree to Meet With Palm Coast

| May 2, 2016

County Floats Consolidation of Fire Services And Finally Agree to Meet With Palm Coast

At a long-awaited workshop this afternoon Flagler County responded to Palm Coast's pressing for a new way to deliver ambulance services, but by countering

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Its Elections Equipment “Old Enough to Vote,” County Approves $545,000 For New Machines

| May 2, 2016

Its Elections Equipment “Old Enough to Vote,” County Approves $545,000 For New Machines

The new voting machines will not be in use before the 2018 municipal elections, however, as the supervisor of elections office will need time

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Jacksonville Symphony Plays to Palm Coast Arts Foundation Overture, 12 Years in Making

| May 1, 2016

Jacksonville Symphony Plays to Palm Coast Arts Foundation Overture, 12 Years in Making

The Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra played to close to 1,200 people Sunday evening at the Palm Coast Arts Foundation's new home in Town Center, an

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Probationer Arrested After Attempted Burglary in Palm Coast’s B-Section, Fleeing From Cops

| April 30, 2016

Probationer Arrested After Attempted Burglary in Palm Coast’s B-Section, Fleeing From Cops

Maurice Godwin, 35, was allegedly burglarizing a house at 1 Bird Haven Place in Palm Coast when the homeowner surprised him and Godwin fled,

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Flagler’s Emergency Operations Center at 10 Years: A Few Fires, 5 Managers, Zero Hurricanes

| April 30, 2016

Flagler’s Emergency Operations Center at 10 Years: A Few Fires, 5 Managers, Zero Hurricanes

The Emergency Operations Center was part of a $90 million public building spree at the height of the housing boom, just before it all

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Florida Republicans Try to Come to Terms With The Donald, #NeverTrump Notwithstanding

| May 4, 2016

Florida Republicans Try to Come to Terms With The Donald, #NeverTrump Notwithstanding

Shortly after Trump's victory Tuesday, Republican Party of Florida Chairman Blaise Ingoglia issued a statement calling on the party to get over a contentious primary that once included U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida and

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Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Crime and Incident Reports

| May 4, 2016

Today’s Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Crime and Incident Reports

Palm Coast and Flagler County jail bookings, day and night shift commanders' crime and incident reports investigated by Sheriff's deputies and archive.

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Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz Out

| May 4, 2016

Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz Out

The three candidates for election supervisor--incumbent Kaiti Lenhart and challengers Kimble Medley and Abra Seay--square off for the first time at a Republican Club forum, Ted Cruz says goodbye.

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Road Clears for Charlie Crist’s Election to Congress as Opponent Drops Out for Another Race

| May 3, 2016

Road Clears for Charlie Crist’s Election to Congress as Opponent Drops Out for Another Race

Eric Lynn, a former Pentagon official who was battling Crist in the Democratic primary in the newly redrawn Congressional District 13, issued a statement saying he will run for a legislative seat being vacated by

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Tuesday Briefing: School Board Talks Football Helmets, Palm Coast Priorities, Talent Show Auditions

| May 3, 2016

Tuesday Briefing: School Board Talks Football Helmets, Palm Coast Priorities, Talent Show Auditions

The school board is considering football helmets that alert coaches of repeated head crashes, the Palm Coast City Council will adopt yet another set of priorities, it's talent show audition time, and congratulations to Leicester

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Speculation of Donald Trump-Rick Scott Ticket Increases As Governor Tours Nation

| May 2, 2016

Speculation of Donald Trump-Rick Scott Ticket Increases As Governor Tours Nation

Trump encouraged the rumors when he praised three governors as possible contenders--Rick Scott, Chris Christie and John Kasich. Scott has kept up a rigorous travel schedule to raise his national profile.

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Monday Briefing: EMS Ping-Pong, Flagler Edition, New Vote-Counting Machines, Peace Run, The Somme in Poems

| May 2, 2016

Monday Briefing: EMS Ping-Pong, Flagler Edition, New Vote-Counting Machines, Peace Run, The Somme in Poems

The County Commission responds to Palm Coast's EMS obsession with a proposal of its own, the peace run comes to Palm Coast City Hall, the supervisor of elections gets to buy new vote-counting machines, the

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Trump’s Dangerous America First Campaign

| April 30, 2016

Trump’s Dangerous America First Campaign

Trump holds his own supporters in the greatest contempt as he stokes and manipulates their rage, rooted in frustration with stagnant wages and fear of the unknown. Trump’s inflammatory rhetoric has helped to take fears

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A New Way to Keep an Eye on Who Represents You in Congress

| April 30, 2016

A New Way to Keep an Eye on Who Represents You in Congress

The project adds pages for each elected official, where you can find their latest votes, legislation they support and statistics about their voting. As we move forward we want to add much more data to

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No, Pat Mooney, Immigrants Aren’t Cattle

| April 29, 2016

No, Pat Mooney, Immigrants Aren’t Cattle

Republican candidate Pat Mooney, running for the congressional seat that includes Flagler, managed to compare all Syrians to terrorists, all tourists and immigrants to cattle, and called for foreigners to be "chipped" and tracked the

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Weekend Briefing: Sex, Drugs, Rock n Roll at CRT, Jax Pops and PCAF, Domestic Violence 5K, Ben & Jerry’s Comes to St. Augustine

| April 29, 2016

Weekend Briefing: Sex, Drugs, Rock n Roll at CRT, Jax Pops and PCAF, Domestic Violence 5K, Ben & Jerry’s Comes to St. Augustine

Local stages will be rich with plays and musicals this weekend--"Sex Drugs, Rock n Roll" at City Rep, "Into the Woods" at the Playhouse, "Spelling Bee" at Matanzas, and of course the Palm Coast Arts

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Lawmakers Are Reducing Florida’s Public Schools To Factories of Failure and Inequity

| April 28, 2016

Lawmakers Are Reducing Florida’s Public Schools To Factories of Failure and Inequity

Time to take a good look at whether the changes we’ve endured — mass privatization, real-dollar funding decreases, high-stakes testing, and loss of local school board authority — gets us closer to carrying out our

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Culture Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover

Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover

The Flagler Auditorium is in line to get five successive $500,000 grants that the auditorium board and the district would match, enabling the transformation of the 25-year-old facility, including a lobby three times

May 4, 2016 / More »
Flagler 911 A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting

A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting

Gregory J. Marr was arrested after shooting his gun in the canal off Chelsea Court in Palm Coast and allegedly pointing it at his wife, whom he'd been unable to reach after a

May 4, 2016 / More »
Rights & Liberties Florida’s Death Penalty Alive and Willed as Guzman Is Sentenced to Die For 3rd Time in Daytona

Florida’s Death Penalty Alive and Willed as Guzman Is Sentenced to Die For 3rd Time in Daytona

A jury in Daytona Beach today voted 11-1 to recommend death for James "Chico" Guzman in the hacking to death of David Colvin, 48, at a motel on Ridgewood Avenue on Aug.

May 3, 2016 / More »
The Live Wire Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz Out

Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz Out

The three candidates for election supervisor--incumbent Kaiti Lenhart and challengers Kimble Medley and Abra Seay--square off for the first time at a Republican Club forum, Ted Cruz says goodbye.

May 4, 2016 / More »
Pierre Tristam Does Arabic Offend You?

Does Arabic Offend You?

When a traveler's stupidity and racism lead to a fellow-traveler being searched, interrogated and kicked off a plane for speaking Arabic, not only do we all have a problem. We are the problem.

Apr 22, 2016 / More »
Nancy Smith Homeschooling: Not So Eccentric Anymore

Homeschooling: Not So Eccentric Anymore

The number of American K–12 children educated at home increased from 1.09 million in 2003 to 1.77 million in 2012. That means they make up 3.4 percent of the nation’s school population.

Apr 26, 2016 / More »
Project Syndicate Trump’s Dangerous America First Campaign

Trump’s Dangerous America First Campaign

Trump holds his own supporters in the greatest contempt as he stokes and manipulates their rage, rooted in frustration with stagnant wages and fear of the unknown. Trump’s inflammatory rhetoric has helped to

Apr 30, 2016 / More »
Guest Columns Lawmakers Are Reducing Florida’s Public Schools To Factories of Failure and Inequity

Lawmakers Are Reducing Florida’s Public Schools To Factories of Failure and Inequity

Time to take a good look at whether the changes we’ve endured — mass privatization, real-dollar funding decreases, high-stakes testing, and loss of local school board authority — gets us closer to carrying

Apr 28, 2016 / More »
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Flagler, Palm Coast & Other Local News

A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting »

A Lockdown in Putnam Ripples to Anger in Palm Coast and a Man’s Arrest in Shooting

Gregory J. Marr was arrested after shooting his gun in the canal off Chelsea Court in Palm Coast and allegedly pointing it at his wife, whom he'd been unable to reach after a murder at her health care facility triggered a lockdown.

May 4 2016 / 5 comments / Read More »

Quarter-Size Hail Strafes Flagler in Morning Storm »

Quarter-Size Hail Strafes Flagler in Morning Storm

Hail fell across Bunnell and parts of Palm Coast between 8:15 and 8:30 a.m., the weather service reports. Some resident reported hail the size of half dollars.

May 4 2016 / No comment / Read More »

Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover »

Flagler Auditorium Sees $500,000 Grant As 1st Step to $5 Million Capital Makeover

The Flagler Auditorium is in line to get five successive $500,000 grants that the auditorium board and the district would match, enabling the transformation of the 25-year-old facility, including a lobby three times bigger than its current size.

May 4 2016 / No comment / Read More »
The Live Wire

Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz Out »

Wednesday Briefing: Election Supervisors Square Off, Code Enforcement Board Enforces, Cruz OutThe three candidates for election supervisor--incumbent Kaiti Lenhart and challengers Kimble Medley and Abra Seay--square off for the first time at a Republican Club forum,

May 4 2016 / No comment / Read More »
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