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City commission continues Arthur I. Jacobs’ lobbying contract on 5 – 0 vote

Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger Arthur I. “Buddy” Jacobs of Jacobs Scholz and Associates, will continue…

On 4 -1 vote, city commission approves 10.39% increased in operating millage rate and final budget

Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger In less than 15 minutes, the Fernandina Beach city commission heard…

Pat K. Gass candidate for city commission Group 5 – What is the biggest threat facing the city?

Submitted by Pat K. Gass What do you see as the biggest threat facing the city…

John Campbell Elwell Candidate City Commission Group 5 – What is the biggest threat facing the city?

Submitted by John Campbell Elwell What do you see as the biggest threat facing the city…

Ed Boner candidate for Group 4 – What is the biggest threat facing the city?

Submitted by Ed Boner, Candidate Group 4 What do you see as the biggest threat facing…

Tim Poynter Candidate Group 4 – What is the biggest threat facing the city?

 Submitted by Tim Poynter, Candidate Group 4 What do you see as the biggest threat facing…

Local man attacked inside apartment

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release Submitted by James T. Hurley, Chief of Police A local…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

Submitted by David Lee Roberts Editor’s Note: David Lee Roberts grew up in Fernandina Beach, and…

International Coastal Beach Clean – Volunteers focus on Seaside Park beaches and American Beach

Submitted by Len Kreger As Wild Amelia volunteers were working to clean beaches around Fort Clinch,…

Wild Amelia Festival volunteers participate in 27th annual International Coastal Cleanup Day

Submitted by Kathy Brooks Wild Amelia Nature Festival volunteers joined the worldwide effort to clean up…

Amelia Island Market Place – More vendors more customers

Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger Up and running for a second week, the Amelia Island Market…

Amelia Island Blues Festival in full swing through Sunday Sept 16

Photos courtesy of Sandy Price Beginning at noon on  Saturday and Sunday (15 – 16), the…

Pye’s Pawn opens on South 14th Street

Submitted by Gerry Clare New on the retail scene is Pye’s Pawn, which opened September 1st, …

Fort Clinch State Park welcomes new park manager

Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger Ben Faure, new Park Manager of Fort Clinch State Park didn’t…

Sandpiper & Ocean Villas Condominiums withdraw annexation request

Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger In a tersely worded e-mail,  Tom Gambino, board member of Sandpiper…

Tim Poynter, candidate for city commission Group 4 answers how he would support improve communication

Submitted by Tim Poynter Candidate for City Commission, Group 4 Question 1: How would you support…

Ed Boner candidate for city commission Group 4 was asked how he would support improved communications

Candidate Ed Boner, Group 4 declined to have Fernandina Observer publish his answers. Editor’s Note:  Over…

John Campbell Elwell candidate for city commission Group 5 answers how he would support improved communications

Submitted by John  Campbell Elwell Candidate for City Commission, Group 5 Question 1: How would you…

Pat K. Gass, candidate for city commission Group 5 answers how she would support improved communications

Submitted by Pat K. Gass Candidate for City Commission Group 5 1.  How would you personally…

Expanded recycling for city residents starting in October

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release Submitted by Jeremiah Glisson On July 3, 2012 the City…

Amelia Island revealed . .

Submitted by Don Wiest Don Wiest is a full time Amelia Island resident.  A native of…