Resale shop to host grand opening
The Halifax Health -- Hospice Resale Shop will host a grand opening from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Countryside Shopping Center, 3830-A S. Nova Road, Port Orange.
There will be 20 percent discount storewide, and light refreshments.
For more information, call (386) 761-6045.
Molina brothers open training facility
Molina Impact Training , owned by baseball-playing brothers Bengie, Yadier and Jose Molina, has opened at 4431 C Eastport Parkway, Port Orange.
This new business, a direct result of the DRCC Brawl at the Beach Softball Tournament, has hired three employees to run an 8,000 square foot training facility. Initially for baseball, the facility will also offer individualized instruction, and eventually softball and other sports.
The Molina brothers are the only brother trio to all win separate World Series rings as catchers.
For more information, call (386) 341-0261.
Lecture series for novice inventors: From Innovation to success
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University will host a series of four evening lectures by local inventor Dr. James Cairns. Sponsored by the school's College of Engineering, the lectures will be Feb. 8, 20 and 28, and March 6 in the Willie Miller Instructional Center Auditorium at 600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd., Daytona Beach. They are free and open to the public.
The lectures will cover the overall process of inventing, from initial idea to commercialized product, including intellectual property considerations, finding financing, and starting an invention-based business.
Dr. Cairns is a serial entrepreneur who founded Ocean Design Inc. now Teledyne Oil and Gas, the world's leader in subsea electrical and fiber optic interconnect systems.
Each lecture will last an hour and will be followed by questions and discussion.
Beyond the Casey Anthony case: A behind-the-scenes look
A murder case that attracted worldwide attention, Orlando's Casey Anthony case is still attracting attention today.
Dr. Allen Moore, public information officer for the Orange County Corrections Department, will discuss his role in the case during the next meeting of the Volusia County Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association.
The meeting will be Feb. 12 in the Volusia Room of the Daytona Beach International Airport, 700 Catalina Drive. Networking will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the lunch program will start at noon.
To register for the luncheon, visit fpravf.org or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. The registration fee, which includes lunch, is $18 for students, $20 for members and $25 for non-members.
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