Weekend: Friday, Mostly sunny with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then partly cloudy with chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds 5 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. Chance of rain 40 percent. Heat index readings 103 to 107. Saturday: Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Sunday: Partly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Chance of rain 50 percent. Nights throughout the weekend will see temperatures in the mid 70s. Details here.
Drought Index is at 115.
Today’s tides: at the beaches, at the Intracoastal Waterway.
Today’s document from the National Archives.
The OED’s Word of the Day: gambit, n..
The Live Community Calendar
Today’s jail bookings.
Today’s Briefing: Quick Links
- First Light
- In Flagler and Palm Coast
- Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Crime Reports
- In State Government
- In Coming Days in Flagler, Palm Coast and Beyond
- The Day’s Best Reads
- Fact-Checking the Knaves
- Palm Coast Construction and Development
- Local Road and Interstate Construction
- Cultural Coda
Note: all government meetings noticed below are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated. Many can be heard or seen live through each agency’s website.
The Sheriff’s daily incident reports and jail bookings are posted here.
Free For All Fridays on WNZf, 9 a.m.: Host David Ayres welcomes Palm Coast Mayor Milissa Holland, who will talk about shopping local and her new job at Coastal Cloud, the Hammock cloud-based tech company with a very broad reach across the nation, Trish Giaccone of the Family Life Center, and Mark Strobridge of the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office, who will talk about how first responders handle the initial contact when responding to incidents of domestic abuse, all starting with a commentary by FlaglerLive Editor Pierre Tristam on SunRail.
In Court: Twyla S. Irving, a 50-year-old Palm Coast resident, is sentenced in Flagler County Circuit Court on a third-degree felony charge of public assistance fraud after pleading guilty to food stamps fraud. Irving illegally received $8,522 in food stamps in 2011 and again between 2012 and 2015 by not reporting or under-reporting earnings at Home Helpers, Cracker Barrel and CVS. 1:30 p.m. before Circuit Judge Dennis Craig, Courtroom 401 at the Flagler County courthouse.
First Friday at Veterans Park in Flagler Beach starting at 6 p.m., with live music by Sgt. Rock, vendors, games for children and food.
Saturday: “Work,” a new show sponsored by the Gargiulo Art Foundation, opens with a free reception at the Flagler County Art League at 6 p.m. at City Walk 160 Cypress Point Parkway, Suite 207C, Palm Coast. For more information call the Gargiulo Art Foundation at 386/446-0617 or visit flaglercountyartleague.org. Seven professional artists are featured in the show: Photographer Charlie Badalati, Fabric Artist Carol Baker and painters, Tom Gargiulo, Diana Gilson, Betty Jo Sansbury, JJ Graham and Petra Iston. All works were created on 12 inch square stretched canvas. The opening reception affords visitors a chance to meet the artists. On August 8, there will be an artists’ panel at 6 p.m. and a closing ceremony from 7 to 8 p.m. with audience participation. All events are open to the public and are free of charge. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. 1 p.m. Saturdays. All proceeds benefit the Flagler County Art League and the Guargiulo Art Foundation’s Art in Public Places program.
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— Arts & Letters Daily (@aldaily) July 1, 2017
The following is an update of ongoing permitting, construction and development projects in Palm Coast, through June 24 (the city administration’s full week in review is here):
Edward Luce On the Retreat of Western Liberalism in the Trump Era
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