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Mark Foxworth to serve as City of Fernandina Beach Chief of Police

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release Submitted by Mary Hamburg Digital Communications Specialist www.fbfl.us April 23,…

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Nassau County Insider April 23, 2021 Take Back Day addresses a crucial public safety and public…

Pact granting Seminoles exclusive control of Florida sports gaming “imminent”

The Center Square By John Haughey April 23, 2021 (The Center Square) – Florida Gov. Ron…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – City projects updates: airport, beach walkovers, and more . .

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach April 23, 2021 Earlier this month, I offered a…

Earth Day – “Protect our Planet”

Nassau County Insider Press Release April 22, 2021 It’s hard to imagine a time where there…

Missing man found safe by K9 team

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Press Release April 22, 2021 Editor’s Note:  To read previous press release…

Carriers: No-fault repeal will increase

The Center Square By John Haughey April 22, 2021 (The Center Square) – Doing away with…

Fernandina Beach Police Officer Brian Evatt celebrates 13 years of service

Fernandina Beach Police Department April 22, 2021     This is Officer Brian Evatt. Several days…

The Annual St Marys River Cleanup scheduled for April 24 needs volunteers!

Press Release April 22, 2021 In celebration of Earth Day the St Marys Riverkeeper and Keep…

Nassau County lagging far behind state in vaccination rates of residents under 55

Nassau County Emergency Management April 21, 2021   “Do not relax your infection control measures.” Nassau…

Florida Department of Health April 21 – Nassau County records Coronavirus Daily total of 12

Florida Department of Health April 21, 2021

Meridian Waste announces winners of second annual Earth Day Coloring Contest

Meridian Waste Press Release April 21, 2021 BRIGHTENING THE WORLD FOR EARTH DAY Meridian Waste, an…

Barnabas announces upcoming food distributions

Barnabas Center Nassau Contact: Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager Email: [email protected] www.BarnabasNassau.org April 21, 2021 As the…

Your help is needed to locate “Missing Endangered Person”

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office April 20, 2021

Nassau County Not-for-Profit Funding Requests

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Sabrina Robertson Public Information Officer (904) 530-6010 [email protected] Nassau County, Florida, April 16,…

Number of COVID-19 vaccinated Nassau County residents creeps up

Florida Department of Health April 20, 2021 Editor’s Note: The challenge before us now is not…

Nassau County FBLA State Competition success led by First Place West Nasau High School Team

Nassau County School District Press Release Submitted by Brent Lemmond April 20. 2021 While most Nassau…

You are invited to the Grand Opening of the Museum’s new exhibits on May 1

April 20, 2021

New Florida anti-riot law certain to draw lawsuits, “Anti, Anti-Riot Law” protests

The Center Square By John Haughey April 20, 2021 (The Center Square) – Less than four…

Shrimp Fest celebrated this year via window painting on downtown shops

PRESS RELEASE Submitted by Lisa Finkelstein, Executive Director Fernandina Beach Main Street April 20, 2021 A…

History Museum Brown Bag Lunch on May 3

Over 800 vehicles unload at City of Fernandina Beach Recycle Event

April 20, 2021

1 bar, 2 restaurants don’t make a city – An opinion

By Faith Ross City Resident and Former Musician April 19, 2021 Editor’s Note: Faith Ross is…

YMCA launches “Virtual Platform” to extend full suite of fitness offerings to member at home

YMCA Press Release April 19, 2021 The virtual Y will give members access to their favorite…

The business of golf – “It took 7 nights of sleeping in his car . . .”

By Alan Prescott April 19, 2021 Excerpts from the previous articles and links: “The business of…

Nassau County Emergency Management applauds pandemic response volunteers during National Volunteer Week

OneNassau Press Release Submitted by Martha L. Oberdorfer, MPH, FPEM E-Mail [email protected] April 19, 2021 April…

COVID-19 testing at South 8th Street Baptist Church – Monday, 4:30 – 6:00

Nassau County Emergency Management April 18, 2021

Shady Ladies Art Studios and Gallery holds grand re-opening

Shady Ladies Press Release April 18, 2021 Rain threatened but did not dampen the energy at…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Stephen Mintz April 17, 2021 Editor’s Note: Stephen H. Mintz, MD is a retired pediatrician,…

Don’t open your door to grandparent scams

April 13, 2021 ByEmily Wu Attorney, Federal Trade Commission When it comes to scammers, nothing is…

Florida Outdoor Recreation Survey

Nassau County Insider April 17, 2021 The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Office of Greenways and…

Beach Ambassadors seek to grow volunteers

Beach Ambassadors Press Release By Shari Roan April 16, 2021 The beaches are among Florida’s most…

Final Chance at AMC Theatre Tent – “Walk up COVID-19” 1st dose vaccine available from 1:30 to 7:00 today! First come, first served

Information from Nassau County Emergency Management April 16, 2021   According to Nassau County Emergency Management,…

The business of golf – A message of thanks

By Alan Prescott April 16, 2021 “Perhaps the most knowledgeable, capable, and communicative golf course manager…

Police Chief Jim Hurley delivers message to the community

City of Fernandina Beach Police Department April 16, 2021 Editor’s Note: Fernandina Beach Police Chief Jim…

Proposed Florida vote-by-mail restrictions scaled back, but opponents not swayed

The Center Square By John Haughey April 16, 2021 A key Senate panel Wednesday amended a…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – “A renewed effort to reinvision City Parks and Recreation . . .”

By Dale Martin City Manager City of Fernandina Beach April 16, 2021 In 2015, with State…

Nassau County Clerk releases “2020 Popular Annual Financial Report”

Clerk of Circuit Court & Comptroller John Crawford, Clerk Press Release www.nassauclerk.org April 15, 2021 Nassau…

Amelia Lifelong Learning Spring 2021 Classes

Amelia Lifelong Learning Press Release More Information Call 904-297-8564 (leave message) April 15, 2021 There’s still…

Clean out the garage! City’s recycle event Saturday, April 17

City of Fernandina Beach Recycle Event April 15, 2021 Event by City of Fernandina Beach Government…

Scammers target loved ones of COVID-19 victims

April 13, 2021 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Government imposters…

Deadline for City Non-Profit funding requests: May 5, 2021

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release News Contact: Mary Hamburg City of Fernandina Beach 204 Ash…

Florida Department of Health – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus report shows 17 cases

Florida Department of Health April 14, 2021

Field trip by Amelia Island Bird Club to Fort Clinch – Saturday, April 24

Amelia Island Bird Club Contact: Bill George 612-709-4998 April 14, 2021 Spring Migration has started but…

Donations and Drafts for Nassau Habitat for Humanity, Inc

Habitat for Humanity Press Release Debby Ruble Affiliate Manager Jadera Kraus Assistant Affiliate Manager April 14,…

Nassau Humane Society to hold first “Hound Hike”

Nassau Humane Society Press Release Contact: Executive Director Debbie Chissel 904-321-1647 April 14, 2021 The Nassau…

Florida online sales tax bill arrives on DeSantis’ desk

The Center Square By John Haughey April 14, 2021   Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, center, speaks…

Real progress in addressing public facility deficiencies requires follow though

Citizens for a Better Nassau Press Release April 13, 2021 From 2018-2020, the Nassau County Board…

Remove food attractants to reduce conflicts with bears

Media Release April 13, 2021   As spring temperatures warm, bears are becoming more active, increasing…

Mercurio is new Amelia Island DAR member

Daughters of the American Revolution Press Release Submitted by Cara Curtin April 13,  2021   Elizabeth…

Nassau County Sheriff promotes deputies

Nassau County Sheriff’s Office Press Release April 13, 2021

Amelia Island Tree Conservancy and the City of Fernandina Beach dedicate “Volunteers Grove” – April 22

City of Fernandina Beach April 13, 2021 On April 22, 2021 at 10:00am – Earth Day…

The 2021 Special Mail Ballot Election deadline is today! – Tuesday, April 13

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release Contact: City Clerk Caroline Best (904) 310-3115 www.fbfl.us   Date:…

Two plans, one inevitability: Florida to expand nation’s largest school choice program

The Center Square By John Haughey April 13, 2021 (The Center Square) – Florida’s Republican-dominated Legislature…

Looking for treasure on Amelia Island

By Kathleen Hardee Arsenault April 12, 2021 ” . . . reported by the Jacksonville Journal…

Pre Derby Tea Party at the Museum April 25

April 12, 2021

Amelia Community Theatre opens “Comedy of Manners” on April 16

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release By Linda McClane April 12, 2021   Amelia Community Theatre continues…

Florida Department of Health April 11 – Weekend Nassau County Daily Coronavirus cases at 4 on Saturday, 2 on Sunday

Florida Department of Health April 12, 2021  

City’s annual waste/recycle and food drive event takes place April 17

City of Fernandina Beach Submitted by Mary Hamburg www.fbfl.us April 11, 2021 The City of Fernandina…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Bill Birdsong April 10, 2021   Editor’s Note: William Birdsong was born in Jacksonville, Florida…

Arts in the Park at Crooked River State Park – Sunday

April 10, 2021

Building Bridges to Better Health

Press Release Nassau County Health Department April 10, 2021 Contact: Mary von Mohr [email protected] 904-557-9133 Fernandina…

Celebrate Gopher Tortoise Day year-round with a tortoise friendly yard

April 10, 2021 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) invites you to celebrate Gopher…

Former Charter Review Committee issues statement on City’s special election mail ballot

By Arlene Filkoff Chair of Charter Review Committee April 9, 2021 We understand that there is…

The business of golf – “The Evening School of Golf”

By Alan Prescott April 9, 2021 Excerpt from the previous articles and links: “The business of…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – “So what projects are in the pipeline for the remainder of this fiscal year?”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach April 8, 2021 With the end of March now…

Council on Aging relaunches “Caregiver Support Group” on April 20

Nassau County Council on Aging Press Release Submitted by Liz Dunn April 8, 2021 Caregivers are…

Nassau County Community Band and Island Art Association team up for Saturday’s Artwalk

Island Art Association Press Release Submitted by Marla McDaniel April 8, 2021        …

Metal detector operator extraordinaire finds local treasures

By Chip Kirkpatrick April 7, 2021 Editor’s Note: Local resident Chip Kirkpatrick a metal detector operator…

Barnabas celebrates” National Volunteer Month”

Barnabas Center Nassau Press Release Submitted by Alexandra Winsor April 7, 2021 Now more than ever,…

Boys & Girls Clubs name “Youth of the Month” for March

Boys & Girls Clubs of Nassau County Press Release Submitted by Andrew Schmidt April 6, 2021…

The business of golf – ” . . . when your golf game is good, your business is bad”

By Alan Prescott April 7, 2021 Excerpt from the previous articles and links: “The business of…

Fernandina “Beach Rangers” ready to begin their third season

Fernandina Beach Police Department April 6, 2021

Amelia Island DAR taps two as “Woman in American History”

Daughters of the American Revolution Amelia Island Chapter Submitted by Cara Curtin April 6, 2021  …

Art benefit for veterans: April 10