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Nassau County Council on Aging can help seniors with past-due electric bills and air-conditioner needs

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn June 24, 2021 If you…

Nassau County residents warned – New COVID-19 variant should be taken seriously

June 24, 2021 In a text message sent by Nassau County Emergency Management, residents are warned…

Rip Currents kill 100 people annually – Know your options!

Nassau County Insider June 23, 2021 Sunday, June 20th was the first day of summer. As…

Community Vigil to be held Friday, June 25 in honor of plane crash victims

City of Fernandina Beach June 23, 2021 On Friday June 18th, a tragic aircraft accident took…

The business of golf – A logical discussion concerning Fernandina Beach Golf Course

By Alan Prescott June 23, 2021 Within the last 10 days, I have received a response…

Free Movie Night! – June 26

From The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager June 23, 2021   6/22/21 @…

Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop to be held at Crooked River State Park – July 9

June 23, 2021

Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit to host outreach event at Fernandina Harbor Marina – June 26

City of Fernandina Beach June 23, 2021     The Coast Guard Maritime Force Protection Unit…

Keep Nassau Beautiful is a Keep Florida Beautiful Award Recipient

MEDIA RELEASE Lynda Bell, Executive Director Keep Nassau Beautiful, Inc. 904-261-0165 [email protected] Nassau County, Florida, June…

Nassau County Emergency Management warns community of COVID-19 & Delta Variant – N C Positivity rate over 6%, one dead

Nassau County Emergency Management CoViD-19 Update June 22, 2021   Nassau County’s “Positivity Rate” (percent of…

“Wild Amelia Highway Clean Up” to take place June 27 at 8:00 a.m.

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: [email protected] June 22, 2021 Sunday, June 27th, 8:00 am. Come out…

How to spot a government impersonator scam

June 22, 2021 by Lisa Lake Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Scammers often disguise themselves as people…

Summer House Realty donates $58,000 to non-profit

Summer House Realty Press Release June 22, 2021 Summer House Realty donates more than $58,000 to…

Timucuan Parks Foundation and JaxParks offer summer volunteer opportunities in the parks

Timucuan Parks Foundation Press Release June 22, 2021 Next volunteer cleanup is June 23 at Losco…

City’s 2045 Vision Plan Workshop to be held June 23 at Central Park

City of Fernandina Beach June 22, 2021 We want your input to shape the future of…

City provides shade at Buccaneer Field

City of Fernandina Beach June 21, 2021

Child assault incident near Miner Road in Yulee – Your help is needed

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office June 21, 2021

FDOT and Safety Partners urge motorist to eliminate distractions during summer months

FDOT Press Release June 21, 2021 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), along…

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare’s Project T.A.L.K.S. receives full support and funding in the Florida Leads Budget

Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare Press Release Submitted by Laureen Pagel, Ph.D., CEO June 21, 2021  …

WestRock donates $5,000 to Friends of the Library to support of Tech Center

Friends of the Library Press Release Hope Foley Communications Chair June 21, 2021   Fernandina Beach,…

COVID-19 Weekly Situation Report from June 11 – June 17 shows 77 new cases

June 22, 2021

Fernandina Beach seeks input from citizens on Vision 2045

Media Release Submitted by Kelly Gibson Fernandina Beach Planning Director June 18, 2021 Envisioning Our Future:…

Wildlight announces award-winning homebuilders for Phase 2 of Forest Park Neighborhood

Media Release June 20, 2021 WILDLIGHT, FLA. – June 16, 2021 – Raydient Places + Properties announced today that PulteGroup,…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By John Bond June 19, 2021 Editor’s Note: Since 1984, John’s home base has been Denver,…

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity announces additional $175 million available through “Rebuild Florida Mitigation”

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Press Release June 17, 2021 Today, the Florida Department of Economic…

City of Fernandina Beach recognizes Annette Perry for 22 years of service

City of Fernandina Beach June 18, 2021       This is Annette Perry. Today Annette…

Calling all artists!

Island Art Association June 18, 2021

FDOT Projects Receive Recognition from American Council of Engineering Companies of Florida

Florida Department of Transportion Press Release June 18, 2021 Today, the Florida Department of Transportation received…

City of Fernandina Beach names new Deputy Police Chief

Fernandina Beach Police Department Mark Foxworth, Chief of Police June 18, 2021     The City…

City’s Residential Garbage and Recycling delayed

City of Fernandina Beach July 17, 2021 Waste Management/The Advanced Disposal crew is short-staffed this week…

Elm Street Sportsman Association dedicates Memorial Bench to Charles Albert – June 19

June 17, 2021

Tuesday afternoon storm causes damage at Bosque Bello Cemetery

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release June 16, 2021</strong Unfortunately, we experienced major storm damage at…

10 questions posed to Nan Voit on her retirement as Parks and Recreation Director for the City of Fernandina Beach

City of Fernandina Beach June 16, 2021 Editor’s Note: We thank Nan Voit and wish her…

City of Fernandina Beach PEG Committee to launch event for city cable channel

June 15, 2021 City of Fernandina Beach Judie Mackie Pirate Communication June 15, 2021 Who: The…

Low cost spay/neuter vouchers available

Nassau County Insider June 15, 2021 To reduce the number of unintended dog and cat litters…

The “Invader Raiders” tackle invasive plants at city parks – More volunteers needed

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release – June 15, 2021     “The Invader Raiders,” a…

NassauTransit Island Hopper revises schedule

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release June 15, 2021 The Island Hopper, a public transportation…

Utility Billing alerts debit and credit card paying customers to re-register

City of Fernandina Beach June 14, 2021   Do you pay your utility bills through the…

The business of golf – “Start a program of improvement and let the public know.”

By Alan Prescott June 14, 2021 “The Federal government has recently awarded the City of Fernandina…

Stand up to cyberbullying

June 14, 2021 by Jim Kreidler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Pride Month is about connecting with…

Looking for work? Avoid job scams

June 14, 2021 by Emily Wu, Attorney, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC If you’re looking for…

DeSantis criticizes Fauci, CDC, NIH

The Center Square By John Haughey June 14, 2021   (The Center Square) – Florida Gov.…

CLAM Committee Members Appointed

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager June 14, 2021 In January 2021,…

Upcoming City of Fernandina Beach meetings

City of Fernandina Beach June 14, 2021

Florida Department of Health weekly COVID-19 results – June 4 – 10

Florida Department of Health June 13, 2021 Editor’s Note:  The Florida Department of Health closed its…

13 year old bitten by shark at Seaside Park

Fernandina Beach Fire/Rescue Press Release Ty Silcox, Fire Chief www.fbfl.us June 13, 2021 At approximately 2:26…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Hal and Kirsten Snyder http://www.moonbeampublishing.org June 12, 2021 Editor’s Note: The Snyder husband and wife…

Your guide to protecting your privacy online

June 12, 2021 by Maneesha Mithal Associate Director, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, FTC The…

Amazon Flex didn’t deliver as promised, and now must pay

June 12, 2021 by Jim Kreidler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Were you an Amazon Flex driver…

Amelia Island Tourism Making Rapid Rebound

Media Release Amelia Island Convention & Visitor Bureau June 12, 2021   AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. (June…

Nassau County road & lane closures: week of June 12-18, 2021

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

Free “Movie Night in the Park” at Yulee Athletic Field sponsored by Nasssau County Recreation

Nassau County Insider June 11, 2021     This event will take place on Saturday, June…

Nassau Humane Society Cattery reopens, cat adoptions resume

Nassau Humane Society Press Release June 10, 2021 “As a precaution, Nassau Humane’s intake department is…

Northeast Florida Parade of Homes Honors TrailMark and Tributary Model Homes

Media Release June 11, 2021   JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (June 2, 2021) – GreenPointe Developers, LLC, proudly…

Florida Board of Education officially bans critical race theory from state classrooms

The Center Square By John Haughey June 11, 2021 “Duval County School Board member Lori Hershey,…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – The third home value; taxable value

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach June 10, 2021 I concluded my introductory budget article…

Boys & Girls Clubs members achieve academic honors

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Andrew Schmidt, Senior Director of Development and Marketing [email protected]

Barnabas Center announces retirement of Wanda Lanier, and welcomes new CEO Jamie Reynolds

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org June 10, 2021 The Barnabas Center…

Proposed rule bans critical race theory in Florida schools

The Center Square By John Haughey June 10, 2021 (The Center Square) – The Florida Board…

City Signups for Tennis Clinics underway

City of Fernandina Beach June 10, 2021

City installs audible pedestrian crossing feature at 8th & Beech to help visually impaired

City of Fernandina Beach June 9, 2021     In response to a request from a…

Nassau BOCC proclaims “Code Enforcement Appreciation Week”

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager June 8, 2021   6/7/21 @…

What’s happening at the Cummer Museum this summer

Media Release Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens 829 Riverside Avenue Jacksonville, Florida 32204 Phone: 904.356.6857

More money is coming to families…and scammers are ready

June 9, 2021 by Lisa Lake Consumer Education Specialist, FTC As part of the American Rescue…

City of Jacksonville with help from the North Florida Land Trust could soon acquire the first property for the McCoys Creek Restoration Project and the Emerald Trail

  North Florida Land Trust Media Release June 10, 2021 Jacksonville, Fla., June 9, 2021 –…

Barnabas awarded grant from the partnership for mental health

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org June 7, 2021 Barnabas Center was…

Nassau County Overview of Coronavirus cases

June 8, 2021 Editor’s note: Since the beginning of the Memorial Day Weekend, we have been…

Nassau County Property Appraiser says home values in Nassau County are soaring to record levels

Nassau County Property Appraiser’s Office Michael Hickox, property appraiser Press Release June 8, 2021 Home values…

“Men on Boats” opens at Amelia Community Theatre

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClane June 7, 2021 Tickets for in-person or…

Barnabas announces upcoming food distributions

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.BarnabasNassau.org June 7, 2021 As the major…

Fernandina Beach Police Department – Why our officers joined the force . . .

City of Fernandina Beach June 7, 2021 During a recent meeting of the Nassau Racial Equality…

Scammers cash in on confusion over vaccine verification methods

June 4, 2021 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC More than a…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By John Royall June 5, 2021 Editor’s Note: We thank John Royall who was on  Amelia…

Need-to-know tips for beginner boaters

Media Release June 5, 2021 With summer drawing near, it’s no secret that anglers want to…