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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- "If you build it they will come."

The line comes from the 1989 sports-fantasy movie "Field of Dreams," starring Kevin Costner. 


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The half decade or so leading to the demise of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on Christmas Day 1991, was a reaffirmation of democracy and an end to the Cold war.

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- For a little more than a decade now, Central Florida's major news outlets have long since become the servant to the master of the microphone and video camera -- Mike Chitwood -- the reality star of law enforcement media theatrics.

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- There are precious few individuals like Bob Tolley, who fire me up, who give give me reason to believe, that there are true stewards in a community who will scratch and claw, if they have to, to speak up when they see a wrong.

County Chair Ed Kelley pushes for passage of Hard Rock Hotel / Headline Surfer"Say you don't know me or recognize my face -- Say you don't care who goes to that kind of place. Knee deep in the hoopla, sinking in your fight -- Too many runaways eating up the night. Marconi plays the mambo, listen to the radio -- Don't you remember? We built this city -- We built this city on rock and roll..." 

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- It's called the MOAB, the acronym for the "Mother of All bombs," and today it was deployed against ISIS jihadists in a remote cave in Afghanistan.

DELAND, Fla. -- As publisher of Headlie Surfer®, I am pleased to announce the addition of Ruth Pierre-Charles as a comunity columnist, and as such bringing a millenial's perspective to news close at home and around the world.

Stanley Escudero and Myron Hammond / Headline SurferPhotos for Headline Surfer / Shown are Stanley Escudero and Myron Hammond, left to right, respectively.
Henry Frederick / Internet News Publisher / Headline SurferBy HENRY FREDERICK
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SANFORD, Fla. -- Are you ready for some football? It's the Super Bowl!

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- I am far stronger than some people give me credit for and I have something no single politician has -- no matter how rich or connected: A gateway to the internet through this media outlet. Though there is one such politician who thinks because he won a primary that he now has a mandate to run roughshod over everyone and every thing that stands in his way.