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Grocery store, Jimmy Buffet-owned eatery coming to LPGA

DAYTONA BEACH — The development hot streak along LPGA Boulevard continues with the news this week of a grocery store and a Jimmy Buffett-owned restaurant coming to the area.  Both are part of a commercial center that could open as soon as summer next year…

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Specialty grocer coming to Daytona at LPGA and Williamson

DAYTONA BEACH — A specialty grocer is coming to the red-hot LPGA Boulevard corridor, but its identity remains a mystery. Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. announced that it has agreed to sell a 9-acre parcel of land at the northeast corner of LPGA and Williamson boulevards to a…

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Stand-alone Dunkin’ Donuts store planned for LPGA Boulevard

DAYTONA BEACH — The LPGA Boulevard corridor, which has become a hotbed of commercial and residential development, just became even hotter. A family that own several Dunkin’ Donut franchise stores locally has snapped up a site along the increasingly busy thoroughfare for a future stand-alone…

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Hendrick to sell Daytona Beach Honda to Yeomans

DAYTONA BEACH — A partnership group that includes veteran auto dealers Gary Yeomans and Terry Taylor has agreed to purchase the Hendrick Honda Daytona dealership on North Nova Road. Yeomans confirmed that his group is in the process of acquiring the Honda dealership from Charlotte,…

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Super-sized Buc-ee’s to put 1st Florida gas station in Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH — A Texas-based operator of super-sized gas station-convenience stores will put its first Florida outlet in Daytona Beach, with plans to include 120 gas pumps and a store the size of a supermarket. Consolidated-Tomoka Land Co. announced that it has a contract to…

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B.Braun to add distribution center

DAYTONA BEACH — A Kansas City, Missouri, developer has acquired 28 acres of undeveloped land in Daytona Beach with plans to build a distribution center for medical and pharmaceutical device manufacturer. B.Braun, which is based in Germany, is the same company that recently took over…

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Fins up in Daytona: Latitude Margaritaville breaks ground

DAYTONA BEACH — Jimmy Buffett wasn’t there, but that didn’t squelch the giddiness of local elected officials and business leaders who turned out Tuesday to help break ground for a planned community here inspired by the singer/songwriter’s music and laid-back Key West lifestyle. “This is…

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Boom To Grow: Volusia, Flagler among nation’s fastest-growing areas

If it seems more crowded in local stores and on the roadways in Flagler and Volusia counties, it is. According to just-released data by the U.S. Census Bureau, the two counties are among the nation’s fastest-growing, with a combined population increase of 14,296 between July 1,…

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JetBlue drives increased traffic at Daytona airport

DAYTONA BEACH — In January of last year, hundreds of area leaders and residents filled the main terminal at Daytona Beach International Airport to welcome JetBlue’s inaugural arriving flight here from New York. Since the launch of JetBlue Airway’s daily nonstop New York-Daytona Beach flights,…

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Daytona leaders celebrate Jimmy Buffett community

DAYTONA BEACH – Plans for a 55-and-older Margaritaville-themed community are barely off the drawing board, but the spirit of the Jimmy Buffett song that inspired the project was evident in a welcome celebration on Thursday at LPGA International Golf Club. The invitation-only party marked this…

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