BREAKING POLITICAL NEWS: Ormond Beach's Fred Costello to run for Congress

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Fred Costello is running for the 6th Congressional seat in the mid-term elections this year with incumbent Ron DeSantis' expected candidacy for governor.

Costello, 67, a former state representative who also was mayor of Ormond Beach, will formally launch his campaign for Congress during a series of events this Saturday, beginning in Rockefeller Park at the Casements in Ormond Beach. Additional campaign launch rallies are planned the same day at Heroes Memorial Park in Palm Coast, Faver-Dykes State Park in St. Johns County, Deltona Veterans Memorial Park and the Historic Railroad Museum in Mount Dora.

Headline Surfer is working on a comprehensive story, but wanted to get this news alert out to the voting public.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.