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Posted on: October 7, 2021

COVID-19 testing has returned to New Smyrna Beach City Gym

Aerial photo with directions overlaid pointing to New Smyrna Beach City Gym at 1000 Live Oak St.

The City of New Smyrna Beach in partnership with Nomi Health, a direct healthcare company coordinating COVID-19 testing and vaccination efforts across the country, announce the return of a COVID-19 testing site at New Smyrna Beach City Gym at 1000 Live Oa...

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Posted on: September 30, 2021

Annual Plein Air Paint Out set for Oct. 19-23 in New Smyrna Beach

Painting "North Causeway Bridge" by artist Robert Leedy

Artists will soon converge on New Smyrna Beach for the city’s 11th annual Plein Air Paint Out. The event is set for Oct. 19-23, and will once again be hosted by the Marine Discovery Center and the Artists’ Workshop, Inc., NSB.

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Historic Westside drainage improvements meeting set for Oct. 21

Google Earth image of the City of New Smyrna Beach's Historic Westside neighborhood

With input from our initial public meeting, site observations during rain events, and collection of technical data including survey information to define low areas of probable flooding, the City in coordination with our consultant have developed a plan th...

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Posted on: September 14, 2021

Join the jam at inaugural NSB Cultural Throwdown on Oct. 23

Flyer for New Smyrna Beach Cultural Throwdown on Oct. 23 showing photos of three performing acts

Enjoy free live music by The Love Band, Daniel "Saxman" Fuqua, and Are Friends Electric, spoken word performances by NSB native Eulissa Boyd, culturally diverse food trucks, merchandise vendors, and more when the City of New Smyrna Beach hosts t...

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Posted on: September 19, 2021

Volusia Forever accepting land purchase nominations through Nov. 15

Photo of a swamp-marsh with text "Volusia Forever Program Call for Nominations Deadline Nov. 15&#

A wildly popular conservation program is gearing up to purchase and preserve lands that will benefit humans and wildlife for years to come.

Approved by taxpayers in 2000 and 2020, Volusia Forever finances the acquisition and improvement of environmentally ...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: September 28, 2021

Libraries to offer anti-racism conversation kits through Feb. 28

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Families and individuals can check out anti-racism conversation kits at any of the 14 branches of the Volusia County Public Library beginning Friday. The kits were made possible by a grant from Florida Humanities.

The conversation kits are meant to help me...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

County plans Explore Volusia programs in October

Point-of-view photo of a person rowing a kayak with two others ahead on a lush, green stream.

Learn about Volusia County’s conservation lands and land management practices during free Explore Volusia programs in October. Environmental specialists will lead a variety of outdoor adventures. 

Registration is required; call 386-736-5...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Economic Development Strategic Plan workshop scheduled for Oct. 28

Flyer detailing information about an Oct. 28 Economic Development Strategic Plan Workshop

You're invited to share your input regarding the City of New Smyrna Beach's Economic Development Strategic Plan priorities to encourage a stronger local economy on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Brannon Center at 105 S. Rivers...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

If it's October, it's Breast Cancer Awareness Month in New Smyrna Beach

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From our Police Department donning pink badges to our Fire Department wrapping an engine in pink to our Maintenance Operations Department sporting fresh pink T-shirts in our parks and along our streets, Breast Cancer Awareness Month is enthusiastically ob...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Celebrate Halloween at Oct. 29 Track or Treat event

Flyer of four illustrated children in costumes with text "Halloween Track or Treat" and event

Leisure Services is putting a spooky new spin on a free Halloween favorite this year at "Track or Treat!" Be at the New Smyrna Beach Sports Complex football stadium at 2335 Sunset Dr. on Friday, Oct. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. to show off your cool cos...

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Vendors wanted for Oct. 29 Track or Treat event at NSB Sports Complex

Flyer reading "Vendors needed for Track or Treat October 29, 2021." Call 3864102890 for detail

Our Leisure Services Department is bringing ?? Halloween ?? to the New Smyrna Beach Sports Complex this year at "Track or Treat" on Friday, Oct. 29! Join in the fun and get your business or nonprofit directly engaged with city residents and visi...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Fight the bite and dispose of tires right on Oct. 30

Photo of three loose tires with information on Volusia County Mosquito Control's Tire Amnesty Day

Volusia County Mosquito Control will hold a tire amnesty event from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30, at Volusia County Mosquito Control, 801 South St., New Smyrna Beach. Only residential tires will be accepted, and there is a limit of 20 tires per pers...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Extension offers first-time homebuyer classes

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Are you ready to purchase a home? If so, consider participating in the First-time Homebuyer Program. The University of Florida/Volusia County Extension offers pre-purchase homebuyer workshops that meet the education requirement for those participating in ...

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Posted on: October 8, 2021

2021 State of the City address set for Nov. 2

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Join us on Tuesday, Nov. 2 in the Brannon Center at 105 S. Riverside Dr. when Mayor Russ Owen takes the stage to deliver his 2021 State of the City address covering city finances, public safety, recent ribbon cuttings and events, departmental accomplishme...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

Golf tournament to support NSBHS Barracuda Band on Nov. 13

Flyer for the Matthew J. Krajewski Memorial Golf Tournament. Call 3866904451 for details.

Come out and support the New Smyrna Beach High School Barracuda Band at the Matthew J. Krajewski Memorial Golf Tournament on Saturday, Nov. 13 at Hidden Lakes Golf Club located at 35 Fairgreen Ave. Entry fees of $75 per player and $275 per foursome covers...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Two NSB artists to be featured in Nov. 16 Naturally Volusia ECHO exhibit

Detail of Cathy Berse's painting Down River 18 by 22 inches oil on canvas

Meet the artists behind the new exhibit in the Ocean Center’s ECHO (ecological, cultural, heritage and outdoor) Gallery from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the Ocean Center, 101 N. Atlantic Ave., Daytona Beach. The artists will be available ...

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City of NSB News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

New Buena Vista Park pier on track for completion in mid-to-late October

Aerial photo of construction at Buena Vista Park pier on a clear, sunny day

It's good news for local anglers today as construction of a new fishing pier at Buena Vista Park, located at 550 North Causeway, reached 87% substantial completion while crews continue to make progress towards its reopening in mid-to-late October...

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Posted on: October 5, 2021

Streetscape project brings new fence to Historic Westside's Heritage House

Before-after photo showing the Heritage House's old wood fence at left, new vinyl fence at right

The Mary S. Harrell Black Heritage Museum's Heritage House is the latest local landmark to benefit from a new Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) streetscape project as its aging wooden fence was recently replaced with a brand new vinyl one.

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

New Smyrna Beach still a sanctuary for monarch butterflies

Photo of a raised community garden plot filled with milkweed and nectar plants

As part of our ongoing commitment to being certified as a Monarch City USA, two raised plots in the city's community garden at 505 Mary Ave. have been replanted with milkweed and nectar plants, which monarch butterflies rely on for food and shelter during...

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Posted on: October 6, 2021

Three questions with new Marina Manager Jim Egan

Photo of a smiling Marina Manager Jim Egan standing on the beach in a black T-shirt

The City of New Smyrna Beach recently welcomed aboard Jim Egan as its new Marina Manager. We asked him three questions. ??

Q: Tell us about yourself! What’s your superhero origin story?

A: After serving seven years in the U.S. Marine Corp...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Take an 18-hole video tour of historic New Smyrna Golf Club

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Designed by world famous golf course designer Donald Ross in 1948 and first opened for play in 1953, our historic New Smyrna Golf Club located at 1000 Wayne Ave. is a haven for both local and visiting golfers alike. Excellent year-round conditions and rec...

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