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Amelia Island revealed . . .

Hal and Kirsten Snyder www.moonbeampublishing.com May 15, 2021 Editor’s Note: The Snyder husband and wife team…

Community Hospice & Palliative Care Celebrates National Pet Month

Press Release Michelle Cardinal, Public Relations Community Hospice & Palliative Care E-Mail: [email protected]  May 10, 2021…

Shark interactions while fishing the focus of FWC discussion

Media Release May 15, 2021     At its May meeting, the Florida Fish and Wildlife…

Keep Nassau Beautiful Recognized for Outstanding Urban Forestry Program

Media Release May 15, 2021   Nassau County, Florida, May 12, 2021. – One of the…

FSCJ to Host In-Person “Paying for College” Event for Students Interested in Taking Summer or Fall Classes

Media Release May 15, 2021 Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) will host an in-person event,…

Nassau County Road & Lane Closures: Week of May 15-21, 2021

          State Road A1A at Chester Road Daytime lane closures Saturday from…

BREAKING NEWS: Gasoline now available at Fernandina Harbor Marina

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 14, 2021 Fernandina Beach City Manager…

Florida Department of Health May 14 – Nassau County Coronavirus daily total at 11

Florida Department of Health May 14, 2021

County Recycling Bins at Bailey Road To Be Relocated

Press Release Sabrina Robertson Public Information Officer (904) 530-6010 [email protected] Nassau County, Florida, May 14, 2021…

Leadership Nassau Class 21 Applications Available

Media Release Nassau County Chamber of Commerce Regina Duncan [email protected] Nassau County, FL (May 11, 2021)…

National Public Works Week

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager May 14, 2021   At the…

Fernandina Beach Market Place offerings for Saturday May 15

Fernandina Beach Market Place/Farmers’ Market Press Release Submitted by Judi Mackle May 14, 2021 The Fernandina…

Amelia Island revealed . . . Copy

By Kirsten and Hal Snyder August 16, 2020 “An unusual number of Swallow-tailed Kites have been…

Experimental Aircraft Association to hold “Flying Start” informational program – Saturday, May 15

Experimental Aircraft Association Press Release Contact: Tom Piscitello [email protected] May 14, 2021 Those who have ever…

May Third on Third speaker Frank Ofeldt to discuss “Fort Clinch, Fernandina and the Civil War” – May 21

Amelia Island Museum of History Submitted by Summer Bias Curator May 14, 2021

Lifeguard towers staffed on weekends only – Red flag warnings today

          City of Fernandina Beach May 14, 2021 Summer is almost here!…

2020 – A look back photo exhibit part of Marriott Grand Opening May 24, 25

Amelia Island Plantation Artist’s Guild & Gallery Press Release Contact: Dickie Anderson [email protected] May 14, 2021…

Fernandina Observer celebrates its 9th year delivering news and information

By Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter-News Analyst May 13, 2021 April showers bring may flowers. And Mayflowers…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin ” . . . more communication platforms . . . yet communication continues to be problematic.”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach May 14, 2021 I was approached by an area…

Gov. DeSantis signs sea level rise and flooding package

FloridaPolitics.com May 13, 2021     Mitigation grants were among DeSantis’ and House leadership’s top priorities.…

Nassau County reports progress on Pages Dairy Road

Nassau County Insider May 13, 2021 The project manager for England, Thims & Miller sent us…

The business of golf – Golf Club manufacturers focus on increasing sales and profits

By Alan Prescott May 13, 2021 ” . . . the owner of the Karsten Manufacturing…

Celebrate the model home village Grand Opening at Tributary – May 22

Greenpointe Developers Press Release May 12, 2021 Six new decorated model homes by Dream Finders Homes,…

Florida Department of Health May 13 – Nassau County records 9 Coronavirus cases for daily total

Florida Department of Health May 13, 2021

The Amelia Island Foundation donates to support Barnabas Programs

Barnbas Center Press Release www.BarnabasNassau.org May 13, 2021   Maurie Dugger from the Amelia Island Foundation…

Amelia Lifelong Learning – Late Spring 2021 Classes

Amelia Lifelong Learning Press Release Contact # for message: 904-297-8564 May 13, 2021 Amelia Lifelong Learning…

Florida legislation heads to court

The Center Square By John Haughey May 12, 2021 (The Center Square) – Florida lawmakers passed…

Ernie Albert Library – So many books!

City of Fernandina Beach May 14, 2021         When was the last time…

New Florida law preempts ‘unwritten’ local gun policies

The Center Square By John Haughey May 12, 2021 (The Center Square) – With a lawsuit…

Simmons Road Park – “Puttings things in perspective”

By Benjamin C. Morrison May 12, 2021     From time to time, I see an…

Florida Department of Health May 12 – Nassau County daily Coronavirus total at 14

Florida Department of Health May 12, 2021

19 new cases of COVID-19 last week – Nassau County Emergency Management encourages vaccinations

Nassau County Emergency Management May 12, 2021   70 new cases of CoViD-19 among Nassau residents…

May is Mental Health First Aid Month

Nassau County Insider May 12, 2021 At the meeting held on Monday, May 10, 2021, the…

FWC Releases 2020 Boating Accident Statistical Report

Media Release May 12, 2021 With the release of the 2020 Boating Accident Statistical Report, the…

Northeast Florida COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan approved

Northeast Florida COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan Press Release May 12, 2021 Jacksonville, FL – The Northeast…

Commissioner proposes community garden for 8th & Lime Streets city-owned property

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 11, 2021 Does Fernandina Beach need…

Florida Department of Health May 11 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus total at 7

Florida Department of Health May 11, 2021

Tall Ship “Nao Santa Maria” 1st visit to Fernandina Beach – June 1 – 7

St Marys Tall Ship Alliance, Inc. Press Release Contact: James Crawford [email protected] May 11, 2021 St.…

Peter and the Wolf – A family concert to be held May 22

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Press Release Contact: Eric Sakurai [email protected] May 11, 2021 On Saturday,…

St Marys Riverkeeper and UNF work to create a “Living Shoreline” on Old Town Fernandina

St Marys Riverkeeper Press Release May 11, 2021 Volunteers from the St. Marys Riverkeeper joined students…

Disposal of Hazardous Waste Items in Nassau County

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager May 11, 2021   5/11/21 @…

Florida suit challenging federal cruise-liner rules on deck Wednesday

The Center Square By John Haughey May 11, 2021 (The Center Square) – Alaska and Texas…

Job Opportunities for Nassau County: Animal control, Planner II, and Veterinary Tech

Nassau County Insider May 11, 2021 5/4/21 @ 2:20 p.m. – The Board of County Commissioners…

Island voices, speaking in poetry

By Anne H. Oman May 10, 2021 ‘I’ve been writing poetry since I was a little…

Center for Disease Control Vaccine Tracker

CDC May 10, 2021 Nassau County:

Florida Department of Health May 10 – Nassau County Daily Total of Coronavirus at 7

Florida Department of Health May 10, 2021  

Limited Parking at Peters Point and Scott Road Beach Front Parks Due to 2021 Concours d’Elegance

Media Release Office of the Nassau County Manager May 8, 2021 Nassau County, Florida, May 7,…

FSCJ Offering Support Initiatives to Help Students Apply, Enroll and Pay for College

Media Release May 10, 2021     JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ)…

Nassau County’s vaccine summary

Florida Department of Health May 10, 2021

Give where you live and help “Load up the Barnabas Food Bank”

Keller Williams Realty – Amelia Island Press Release Contact: Marianna McIntyre [email protected] May 10, 2021 Thursday,…

In memory of a new friend – Philip (Clay) Daniel

By Alan Prescott May 10, 2021 Editor’s Note: Today, the Fernandina Beach Municipal Golf Course is…

Charles Albert honored at Veterans’ Memorial Park

Veterans Council of Nassau County Press Release Submitted by Cara Curtin May 5, 2021    …

Help keep Fernandina Beach trash under control

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 10, 2021   Despite public service…

Railroad approves opening Alachua Street crossing in Fernandina Beach

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 8, 2021 In his Friday Notes…

Florida Department of Health May 9 – Weekend Coronavirus daily totals Sat-9 and Sunday-9, one additional death

Florida Department of Health May 9, 2021

FWC launches the new Florida Fishing Pier Finder

Media Release May 8, 2021 Are you looking for a place to fish from shore? Check…

A short history of Mother’s Day

The Fernandina Observer wishes all Mothers a happy and relaxing Mother’s Day 2021! The brief history…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephan R. Leimberg April 27, 2021 Editor’s note: A native of Wildwood, New Jersey (another…

32nd annual Wolfson Children’s Hospital Bass Tournament in Palatka May 15

Saturday May 15, 2021 • at Safe Light Palatka City Dock and Boat Ramp & Riverfront…

“Peace Officers Memorial Day”

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release May 8, 2021   Peace Officers Memorial Day pays tribute…

Law Enforcement holds “Torch Run” for Special Olympics

City of Fernandina Beach May 8, 2021

Nassau County road & lane closures: week of May 8-14, 2021

I-95 at St. Mary’s River Daytime northbound lane closures Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.…

FBCC votes 3-2 authorizing $100K for Vision 2045

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 7, 2021   The City of…

North Florida Land Trust has joined the South Atlantic Salt Marsh Initiative

North Florida Land Trust Press Release May 6, 2021 Dozens of organizations have come together to…

Amelia Island Foundation presents checks to three non-profit organizations

Amelia Island Foundation Press Release May 7, 2021     The Amelia Island Foundation is pleased…

City of Fernandina Beach receives 19ths national recognition as “Tree City USA”

City of Fernandina Beach May 7, 2021 The City of Fernandina Beach has received its 19th…

Local government report calls on Florida lawmakers to standardize local elections

The Center Square By John Haughey May 7, 2021 (The Center Square) – Local governments should…

Weekly comments by Dale Martin – “The City is not immune to the labor challenges . . .”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach May 7, 2021 As you get around town, by…

Fernandina Beach Noise Ordnance: The Adventure Continues

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst May 6, 2021 The adventure continues.  Just…

City of Fernandina Beach announces death of golf course employee

Fernandina Beach Golf Course May 6, 2021     For those in our golf family, we…

Florida Department of Health May 6 – Nassau County Daily totals show 12 Coronavirus cases

Florida Department of Health May 6, 2021

Crist launches bid to unseat DeSantis in 2022

The Center Square By John Haughey May 6, 2021 (The Center Square) – Gov. Ron DeSantis…

The business of golf – The golf club market opens up

By Alan Prescott May 6, 2021 Links to previous articles: “The business of golf – It…

Nassau County Health Officials Issue Rabies Alert

May 6, 2021 Contact: Michael Godwin [email protected] 904-875-6100 Nassau County – The Nassau County Health Department…

Updated Vaccination rates in Nassau County

Florida Department of Health May 6, 2021