No Bull, No Fluff, No Smudges
Your news source for
Flagler, Florida and Beyond

Flagler, Palm Coast & Other Local News

Abnormally Dry Conditions Prompt Call for More Water Conservation in Palm Coast

| March 25, 2017

Abnormally Dry Conditions Prompt Call for More Water Conservation in Palm Coast

Because of the new Water Shortage Warning Order, the city reminds citizens of some water restrictions, as well as offer tips for reducing water

No comment / Read More »

Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce

| March 24, 2017

Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce

The 1951 play by France's Jean Anouilh is a bitterly funny send-up of middle class pretensions and expectations, and another daring experiment by Palm

No comment / Read More »

2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive

| March 24, 2017

2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive

Brandon Quaid Still, 25, faces domestic assault and false imprisonment charges, and is wanted on a warrant from Texas, where he's previously been charged

8 comments / Read More »

At least 4 Homes Evacuated in Mondex; Half-Dozen Agencies Battling 40-Acre Blaze

| March 24, 2017

At least 4 Homes Evacuated in Mondex; Half-Dozen Agencies Battling 40-Acre Blaze

A fire that started in an abandoned trailer in the Mondex spread quickly and forced evacuations, and was only 50 percent contained in mid

7 comments / Read More »

Flagler Unemployment Down to 5.3% As 1,150 More Local Residents Gain Jobs in 2 Months

| March 24, 2017

Flagler Unemployment Down to 5.3% As 1,150 More Local Residents Gain Jobs in 2 Months

Flagler County's unemployment in February fell sharply again, to 5.3 percent from 6 percent the previous month, even as the labor force in the

5 comments / Read More »

Renner Seizes Reins for Flagler After Hutson’s Striking Disregard on Vacation Rentals

| March 23, 2017

Renner Seizes Reins for Flagler After Hutson’s Striking Disregard on Vacation Rentals

Rep. Paul Renner and County Commissioner Greg Hansen are organizing a town hall meeting in the Hammock Saturday, hoping to rally support against a

14 comments / Read More »

After 11 Years, Flagler Beach’s First Fridays Events Get Their First Written Policy

| March 23, 2017

After 11 Years, Flagler Beach’s First Fridays Events Get Their First Written Policy

The proposed four-page policy formalizes what had been verbally agreed to, or assumed, over the years, but doesn't change the focus on favoring local

1 comment / Read More »

Palm Coast’s Kory Jones, 22, Arrested on 1st-Degree Arson Charge Out of Pasco County

| March 23, 2017

Palm Coast’s Kory Jones, 22, Arrested on 1st-Degree Arson Charge Out of Pasco County

Kory Jones, a Matanzas High graduate, was arrested on Palm Coast's Hargrove Grade in connection with an alleged attempt to explode a propane container

5 comments / Read More »

David Dalecki, 49, Dies In 2-Vehicle Crash On I-95 Near Palm Coast’s Weigh Station

| March 22, 2017

David Dalecki, 49, Dies In 2-Vehicle Crash On I-95 Near Palm Coast’s Weigh Station

Dalecki is the husband of Cindy Dalecki, the owner of Marketing 2 Go in Palm Coast, the president of the Flagler Beach Rotary, and

23 comments / Read More »

In Courthouse Parking Lot, Sheriff’s Deputies Peacefully End Another Suicide-By-Cop Crisis

| March 22, 2017

In Courthouse Parking Lot, Sheriff’s Deputies Peacefully End Another Suicide-By-Cop Crisis

For the second time in 18 months, Flagler sheriff's deputies peacefully defused a suicide-by-cop confrontation, this one involving 21-year-old Darnell Hyppolite at the Flagler

8 comments / Read More »

7-3 Vote Loses Flagler Another Round on Vacation Rentals In Hurried Senate Hearing

| March 21, 2017

7-3 Vote Loses Flagler Another Round on Vacation Rentals In Hurried Senate Hearing

Flagler County government's attempt to protect its vacation-rental regulations took another turn for the worse as a Senate committee today voted to advance a

14 comments / Read More »

Sheriff Staly Considering Relaxing Chase Policy After His Involvement in Weekend Incident

| March 21, 2017

Sheriff Staly Considering Relaxing Chase Policy After His Involvement in Weekend Incident

Sheriff Rick Staly had started to chase a Camaro on I-95 Friday but it blew past him too fast, so he ordered stop sticks

15 comments / Read More »
Florida & Beyond, and All Opinions

GOP Rep. Cary Pigman, Chairman of House Health Subcommittee, Arrested for Drunk Driving

| March 25, 2017

GOP Rep. Cary Pigman, Chairman of House Health Subcommittee, Arrested for Drunk Driving

With a blood-alcohol level nearly double the legal limit, state Rep. Cary Pigman was charged with drunken driving after a traffic stop on Florida's Turnpike several hours after a House session Thursday.

1 comment / Read More »

Bill Vastly Diminishing Separation of Church and School Passes Florida Senate, 23-13

| March 24, 2017

Bill Vastly Diminishing Separation of Church and School Passes Florida Senate, 23-13

The proposal would allow religious speakers and messaging at school-sponsored events, and would allow students to engage in organized prayer groups during the school day and with the participation--though not the sponsorship--of school personnel.

9 comments / Read More »

Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown Madness

| March 24, 2017

Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown Madness

City Repertory Theatre stages a new production of a great French farce of a play, Surf Series in Flagler Beach, Cracker Day at County Fairgrounds, Renner twon hall on vacation rentals in the Hammock, and

No comment / Read More »

GOP Plan Scraps Individual Mandate Only to Create New, 30% Penalty For Laggards

| March 23, 2017

GOP Plan Scraps Individual Mandate Only to Create New, 30% Penalty For Laggards

The GOP approach is called a “continuous coverage” penalty. It increases premiums for people who buy insurance if they have gone 63 consecutive days without a policy during the past 12 months.

9 comments / Read More »

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

| March 23, 2017

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.

12 comments / Read More »

Thursday Briefing: New First Friday Policy, AAUW’s Successful Women, The Pencil

| March 23, 2017

Thursday Briefing: New First Friday Policy, AAUW’s Successful Women, The Pencil

Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland, Flagler County Supervisor of Elections Kaiti Lenhart and County Engineer Faith al-Khatib are among the panelists at an AAUW event at DSC, Flagler Beach codifies First Friday.

No comment / Read More »

No, Attorney General Sessions, Pot Is Not “Only Slightly Less Awful” Than Heroin

| March 22, 2017

No, Attorney General Sessions, Pot Is Not “Only Slightly Less Awful” Than Heroin

Pot is a relatively mild and harmless drug compared to deadly, addictive heroin. Treating users like criminals is a threat to their safety — and so is perpetuating the lie that some drugs are no

10 comments / Read More »

Lawmakers’ Letters to Constituents on Health Care Are Full of Lies and Misinformation

| March 22, 2017

Lawmakers’ Letters to Constituents on Health Care Are Full of Lies and Misinformation

As the GOP tries to rewrite--or "repeal and replace--the Affordable Care Act, lawmakers in both parties are incorrectly citing statistics, making false claims and leaving out important context in letters to constituents.

10 comments / Read More »

Wednesday Briefing: Bob Cuff, Scout’s Hero, Guns in the Courthouse, Kasparov on Trump, McCarthyism

| March 22, 2017

Wednesday Briefing: Bob Cuff, Scout’s Hero, Guns in the Courthouse, Kasparov on Trump, McCarthyism

Palm Coast City Councilman Bob Cuff is honored by the Boy Scout Council, the Legislature takes up a bill that would allow carrying guns in courthouses, McCarthyism explained.

No comment / Read More »

Ousted In Cop Case, Prosecutor Who Won’t Seek Death Penalty Challenges Scott

| March 21, 2017

Ousted In Cop Case, Prosecutor Who Won’t Seek Death Penalty Challenges Scott

State Attorney Aramis Ayala is accusing Gov. Scott of abusing his authority by ousting her as prosecutor in the case of alleged cop-killer Markeith Loyd.

14 comments / Read More »

Tuesday Briefing: Vacation Rentals, Superintendent Search, Food Truck Tuesday, Patriot Award, Philip Roth

| March 21, 2017

Tuesday Briefing: Vacation Rentals, Superintendent Search, Food Truck Tuesday, Patriot Award, Philip Roth

Palm Coast Fire Chief Mike Beadle, Deputy Chief Jerry Forte, and Battalion Chief Ron Petrillo get a Patriot Award, the school board looks over applicants for superintendent, vacation rentals are up for another Senate hearing.

No comment / Read More »

Flagler Tourism “Promotions” Slush Fund Jumps 76% in 3 Years, And We’re Counting Pennies For Beach Repairs?

| March 20, 2017

Flagler Tourism “Promotions” Slush Fund Jumps 76% in 3 Years, And We’re Counting Pennies For Beach Repairs?

Paying for critical repairs to Flagler County's beaches is hostages to a tourism budget's scandalous and unaccountable promotions spending, which the county administration wants to increase despite the emergency.

29 comments / Read More »
Culture Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce

Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce

The 1951 play by France's Jean Anouilh is a bitterly funny send-up of middle class pretensions and expectations, and another daring experiment by Palm Coast's City Repertory Theatre.

Mar 24, 2017 / More »
Flagler 911 2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive

2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive

Brandon Quaid Still, 25, faces domestic assault and false imprisonment charges, and is wanted on a warrant from Texas, where he's previously been charged with child endangerment and domestic violence.

Mar 24, 2017 / More »
Rights & Liberties A 2-for-1 for Racists: Post Hateful Fliers, and Revel in the News Coverage

A 2-for-1 for Racists: Post Hateful Fliers, and Revel in the News Coverage

Nationalism evident since Trump's rise--calls for mass deportations, Muslim bans, economic nationalism--intensified intense media coverage of emboldened white supremacists, attention the groups seem to be enjoying.

Mar 25, 2017 / More »
The Live Wire Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown Madness

Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown Madness

City Repertory Theatre stages a new production of a great French farce of a play, Surf Series in Flagler Beach, Cracker Day at County Fairgrounds, Renner twon hall on vacation rentals in the

Mar 24, 2017 / More »
Pierre Tristam Flagler Tourism “Promotions” Slush Fund Jumps 76% in 3 Years, And We’re Counting Pennies For Beach Repairs?

Flagler Tourism “Promotions” Slush Fund Jumps 76% in 3 Years, And We’re Counting Pennies For Beach Repairs?

Paying for critical repairs to Flagler County's beaches is hostages to a tourism budget's scandalous and unaccountable promotions spending, which the county administration wants to increase despite the emergency.

Mar 20, 2017 / More »
Nancy Smith On the Sad Prospect of CFO Jeff Atwater, Rare Government Royalty, Leaving Tallahassee

On the Sad Prospect of CFO Jeff Atwater, Rare Government Royalty, Leaving Tallahassee

It's going to feel strange without Jeff Atwater's steady hand and keen mind in the Florida Capitol, writes Nancy Smith of a the state's Chief Financial Officer, who is resigning to take a

Feb 21, 2017 / 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 No, Attorney General Sessions, Pot Is Not “Only Slightly Less Awful” Than Heroin

No, Attorney General Sessions, Pot Is Not “Only Slightly Less Awful” Than Heroin

Pot is a relatively mild and harmless drug compared to deadly, addictive heroin. Treating users like criminals is a threat to their safety — and so is perpetuating the lie that some drugs

Mar 22, 2017 / More »
Loading

ADVERTISEMENTS

suppert flaglerlive flagler live palm coast flagler county news pierre tristam florida
news service of florida

Subscribe to FlaglerLive

Get immediate notification of new stories.

Advertisement
Flagler, Palm Coast & Other Local News

Abnormally Dry Conditions Prompt Call for More Water Conservation in Palm Coast »

Abnormally Dry Conditions Prompt Call for More Water Conservation in Palm Coast

Because of the new Water Shortage Warning Order, the city reminds citizens of some water restrictions, as well as offer tips for reducing water use during this time of potential prolonged drought.

Mar 25 2017 / No comment / Read More »

Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce »

Wit as Weapon In “Waltz of the Toreadors,” City Repertory Theatre’s French-Accented Farce

The 1951 play by France's Jean Anouilh is a bitterly funny send-up of middle class pretensions and expectations, and another daring experiment by Palm Coast's City Repertory Theatre.

Mar 24 2017 / No comment / Read More »

2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive »

2-Year-Old Child Rescued, Father Arrested After 4 1/2-Hour Emergency on Parkview Drive

Brandon Quaid Still, 25, faces domestic assault and false imprisonment charges, and is wanted on a warrant from Texas, where he's previously been charged with child endangerment and domestic violence.

Mar 24 2017 / 8 comments / Read More »
The Live Wire

Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown Madness »

Weekend Briefing: Cracker Day, Renner Town Hall, Waltz of Toreadors, Ten Tenors Return, Surf Series, Motown MadnessCity Repertory Theatre stages a new production of a great French farce of a play, Surf Series in Flagler Beach, Cracker Day at County Fairgrounds,

Mar 24 2017 / No comment / Read More »
Advertisement 300x250 ad code [Main page above the photo gallery]
Log in | FlaglerLive, P.O. Box 354263, Palm Coast, FL 32135-4263 | 386/586-0257

FlaglerLive.com