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COVID-19 testing Feb 10 at Journey Church

Florida Department of Health February 9, 2021

The business of golf – “The Ultimate Golf Club Testing Facility”

By Alan Prescott February 9, 2021 Today, my discussion is two-fold. The first part concerns the…

Valentine’s Day at Amelia Musical Playhouse

Amelia Musical Playhouse Press Release February 09, 2021

Nassau County Health Department continues to increase numbers of vaccinations administered

Nassau County Insider February 8, 2021 On Friday, February 5th, 350 individuals received their second dose…

Opening February 12 at ACT = “Those Who Fall in Love Like Anchors Dropped upon the Ocean Floor”

Amelia Community Theatre Press Release Submitted by Linda McClane February 8, 2021 “Someone in love, they…

It’s time for “Not-for Profit Funding Requests” to be submitted to Nassau County

Nassau County Insider Sabrina Robertson Public Information Officer February 8, 2021 Nassau County has begun the…

Scammers are scheming as HealthCare.gov reopens

February 8, 2021 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC The Coronavirus pandemic has…

Social media is no place for COVID-19 vaccination cards

February 8, 2021 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC Some of…

More rescue dogs from Puerto Rico available for adoption at Nassau Humane Society

Nassau Humane Society Press Release CONTACT: Debbie Chissel NHS Director [email protected] Feb. 8, 2021 Just in…

Rayonier Advanced Materials joins list of sponsors for Community Photo Project

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release February 7, 2021 The Plantation Artists’ Guild and Gallery…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Steve Mintz February 6, 2021 Editor’s Note: Stephen H. Mintz, MD is a retired pediatrician,…

Identity Theft Awareness Week starts today

February 6, 2021 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC The challenges…

The top frauds of 2020

February 6, 2021 by Monica Vaca Associate Director, Division of Consumer Response and Operations, FTC  …

DeSantis applauds U S Dept of Housing & Urban Development for issuing additional mitigation fund to Northwest Florida

Florida Department of Economic Development Press Release February 6, 2021 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor DeSantis…

Nassau County Road and Lane Closures February 6-12, 2021

Atlantic Avenue at Fletcher Avenue  Daytime eastbound lane closures through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4…

Bryant Academy “Grand School Reunion” – Saturday, Feb 20

Bryant Academy Reunion Press Release Submitted by Glenda Ominira Simmons Jenkins February 5, 2021

Wolfson Children’s Challenge: Virtual Edition turns into a month-long celebration of hope

Press Release February 5, 2021   Jacksonville, Florida, February 3, 2021 – Hundreds of families and…

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival announces free concert – New York Philharmonic String Quartet – Feb 14

Amelia Island Chamber Music Press Release February 3, 2021 New York Philharmonic String Quartet with Pianist…

Nassau County students win at Future Business Leaders of America District IV competition

Nassau County School District Submitted by Brent Lemond Adult Ed. Dropout Prevention / Career Ed February…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – ” . . . staff deserves recognition for their professionalism and dedication.”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach February 5, 2021 Earlier this week, I received this…

Fernandina Beach Farmers’ Market offers a variety of fresh produce, seafood and more

Fernandina Market Place Press Release Submitted by Judie Mackie February 4, 2021 The Fernandina Beach Market…

Florida Department of Health Feb 4 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus total at 26

Florida Department of Health February 4, 2021 Nassau County Emergency Management: FDOH reported 389 new test…

Friends of the Fernandina Library to hold virtual Annual Meeting – Feb 25

Friends of the Library Announce Virtual Annual Meeting Submitted by Hope Foley Communications Chair February 4,…

Rotarians to take shifts at COVID-19 Call Center

By Regan Westra Amelia Island Rotary Sunrise February 4, 2021 ” For 35 years or more,…

The business of golf – Par 3 Executive Course

By Alan Prescott February 3, 2021 “Today, I will suggest the first developmental suggestion for Fernandina…

The business of golf – More on the benefits of a Par 3 Executive Course for Fernandina Beach Municipal Golf Course

By Alan Prescott February 3, 2021 “I don’t know of any Executive (Par-3) golf course that…

Florida Department of Health Feb 3 – Nassau County Coronavirus daily total at 35

Florida Department of Health February 3, 2021  

Joy to the Children thanks community

Joy to the Children Press Release Submitted by Loyd Pakradooni February 3, 2021 The year 2020…

Take Stock in Children of Nassau Hosting “Home Grown Virtual Gala” – March 13

Take Stock in Children Press Release Contact Information: Robin C. Lentz, Executive Director [email protected] www.takestocknassau.org February…

Nassau County “Service in Action” shows government cooperation with traffic cabinet wind test

Nassau County Insider Sabrina Robertson Public Information Officer February 2, 2021 This is the first video…

City Commission to hold workshop: waterfront park, capital improvements, Ocean Hwy & Port Authority – Feb 2 at 5:00 p.m.

City of Fernandina Beach February 2, 2021         As decided at the January…

City of Fernandina Beach Re-Opens Runway 4-22 Ahead of Schedule and Below Budget

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release February 1, 2021   (Fernandina Beach, FL, January 2021): The…

Nassau County Emergency Management provides update on State of Florida “ShareCare COVID Vaccine Registration”

Nassau County Emergency Management February 1, 2021 Waitlist UPDATE: Our team is aware of, and continuously…

Wild Amelia Virtual Wild Nites features White Oak’s director of conservation

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne [email protected] February 1, 2021 Wild Amelia is pleased to…

The business of golf – “Comments . . . a broad spectrum of ideas and a few criticisms”

By Alan Prescott February 1, 2021 Today’s discussion is an attempt to integrate all of the…

Chasing down a CoViD-19 vaccination?

Nassau County Emergency Management Services published in The County Insider January 29, 2021 The Department of…

New Google Maps link locates City of Fernandina Beach Memorial Benches

City of Fernandina Beach February 1, 2021     The Parks and Recreation Department created a…

2nd Annual “Sip and Shop” to be held Friday, February 12, 2021

Press Release January 31, 2021 Fernandina Beach Main Street will hold its 2nd Annual Sip and…

Community Hospice and Palliative Care to host multiple free support sessions during February

Community Hospice and Palliative Care Press Release [email protected] January 31, 2021  Understanding Grief: A Virtual Program…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Anne Sparkle January 30, 2021   Editor’s Note: Annie Sparkle and her husband Warren came…

FWC: Conservation Remains Priority in Governor’s Budget

January 29, 2021 Media Release Yesterday, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) Executive Director Eric…

Nassau County road and lane closures: week of January 30 – February 5, 2021

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

8th Grade Career Shadow Day 2021 set for February 19

Nassau County School District Submitted by Brent Lemond Director of Career and Adult Education January 29,…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – Goal Setting Workshop – ” . . . Amelia River waterfront once again . . .”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach January 29, 2021 The City Commission gathered for its…

January 31st is American Beach Day in Nassau County

From The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager January 28, 2021 1/28/21 @ 10:00…

FTC cases returned $483 million to people in 2020

January 28, 2021 by Bridget Small Consumer Education Specialist, FTC You may know the FTC for…

Sweet Valentine’s Day Packages Create Season of Romance on Amelia Island

January 29, 2021 Media Release AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2021) – Couples will enjoy a…

The Re-Development of Fernandina Beach Municipal Golf Course – Part 1

By Alan Prescott January 28, 2021 When I first found out about your golf course, I…

2021 Shrimp Festival cancelled

2021 Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival A Letter to the Community Harry Harrison, Chairman January…

Upcoming food distributions

Barnabas Nassau Alexandra Winsor Communications Manager [email protected] www.BarnabasNassau.org January 27, 2021 As the major safety net…

Will Hardee Road storm drain repairs to begin February 8

Nassau County Road & Bridge Department Contact: David Hearn e-mail: [email protected] January 27, 2021 The Nassau…

COVID-19 testing sites for February

Nassau County Emergency Management January 27 2021

Rising seas and sinking jobs – An opinion

By Amy Anderson January 27, 2021 1 Resiliency When we presented our waterfront proposal to the…

An opinion/information – Waterfront Plan

By Chip Ross Fernandina Beach City Commissioner January 26, 2021 As a City Commissioner, I receive…

Barnabas offers dental services in Hillard

Barnabas Center Nassau By Alexandra Winsor, Communications Manager www.barnabasnassau.org January 26, 2021       Barnabas…

TEDxFSCJ to Host “Community Justice: From Trauma to Connection” Adventure Event

Media Release January 26, 2021 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Join TEDxFSCJ for an upcoming virtual adventure event,…

Amelia Island DAR Scholarships – Applications available

Amelia Island Daughters of the American Revolution January 25, 2021 Applications for the 2021 Amelia Island…

The business of golf – Top Tracer

By Alan Prescott January 25, 2021 “Lack of funding is a MAJOR factor in golf course…

Sgt Hepler honored for 20 years of service

City of Fernandina Beach Police Department January 25, 2021 This is Sergeant Jon Hepler. Today is…

Scam “US Trading Commission” website is not the FTC

January 25, 2021 by Seena Gressin Attorney, Division of Consumer & Business Education, FTC It’s often…

What to know about the second round of Economic Impact Payment (EIP) checks and cards

January 25, 2021 by Cristina Miranda Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC The US Department…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Gary Whitmore January 23, 2021   Editor’s Note: Originally from western NY state, the Whitmores…

Fernandina Beach M S Support Group meets on second Tuesday of each month

Fernandina Beach MS Support Group Jim Montgomery [email protected] January 22, 2021

Cracking down on ticket bots that leave you out in the cold

January 23, 2021 by Alvaro Puig Consumer Education Specialist, FTC For most of us, it’s been…

Nassau County Road & Lane Closures: Week of January 23-29, 2021

State Road A1A from Barnwell Road to O’Neill Scott Road Nighttime eastbound lane closure Tuesday from…

The business of golf – “The Death of a Golf Course”

By Alan Prescott January 22, 2021 ” . . . running a facility like yours is…

University of Florida/IFAS offers Medicare consultations

University of Florida/IFAS Press Release By Anne Sparkle January 21, 2021 Medicare can be a confusing…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – Waterfront development a top priority for commissions: past and present

By Dale Martin City Manager January 21, 2021 For many years, if not decades, Fernandina Beach…

Rayonier Advance Materials’ Fernandina Plant marks “10 Million Ton Milestone”

Rayonier Advanced Materials Press Release January 21, 2021 (Fernandina Beach, FL – Thursday, January 21, 2021)…

Take part in the 14th Street Bicycle and Safety Survey

City of Fernandina Beach January 21, 2021 Do you frequently travel along 14th Street in #Fernandina…

All First round winners of COVID-19 vaccination contacted – Arranging appointments another matter

By Susan Hardee Steger January 20, 2021   After 975 winners of the first round of…

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival announces new executive director

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival Press Release www.AICMF.com January 20, 2021 Serving as the Amelia Island…

Nassau County Emergency Management COVID-19 waitlist random selection to continue today

Nassau County Insider By Nassau County Emergency Management Press Release January 20, 2021 “The notification process…

New County Commissioners have a chance to right the errors of our past

Citizens for a Better Nassau County By Bill Gingrich January 20 2021   In November, Nassau…

FSCJ to Host Virtual Form Your Future: FAFSA Ready, Set, Go!

Media Release January 21, 2021   JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ), in…