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Masks for sale to benefit Nassau Humane Society – May 26

Nassau Humane Society May 25, 2020 If you’ve been looking for a mask and would like…

Remembering Decoration Day on Memorial Day: a reflection

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm May 24, 2020 Editor’s Note:  Since this piece, written by Suanne…

On top of COVID-19 a busy hurricane season predicted

Nassau County Emergency Management May 22, 2020 Busy Atlantic hurricane season predicted for the 2020 Atlantic…

Tumbleweed invading beach dunes

By Justina Dacey UF/IFAS Nassau May 19, 2020 When I hear the word tumbleweed, an image…

Fort Clinch State Park on Memorial Day Weekend – Go early!

Photo by Dan Lehmann May 24, 2020 Editor’s Note: If you want to visit Fort Clinch…

Florida Dept of Health May 23 – Another staff member with Coronavirus at Lakeside of Amelia

May 23, 2020 Editor’s Note: The Florida Dept of Health updated its Coronavirus Health Facility report…

Center for Disease Control Guidelines

Center for Disease Control Guidelines May 23, 2020 Editor’s Note:  During this busy Memorial Day Weekend,…

Marine Corps League to host Memorial Day ceremony in Fernandina Beach – 11:00 a.m. Monday

City of Fernandina Beach Mary 22, 2020   This year’s ceremony is being hosted by the…

Langley reports to BOCC on tourism decline during the pandemic

By Cindy Jackson Reporter May 22, 2020 Said Langley, “the only time things have been worse…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – “. . . . where the City stands financially for the current year”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach May 22, 2020 While a preponderance of recent (and…

Airbnb issues safety and anti-party warning as Northeast Florida Vacation Rentals reopen

Airbnb Media Release Sam Randall May 21, 2020 Jacksonville – Airbnb is working to support its…

Florida Dept of Economic Opportunity provides reemployment assistance update

Florida Dept of Economic Opportunity Press Release May 21, 2020 Today, the Florida Department of Economic…

“The Center Square” reports: “Additional COVID-19 data questions arise after Florida dashboard manager’s firing” – DeSantis responds

By John Haughey The Center Square Published May 20, 2020 Editor’s Note:  On Tuesday, the Fernandina…

Limited number of free Covid tests, Hep A vaccines, available May 21

Florida Today reports “Florida scientist was fired for “refusing to manipulate” COVID-19 Florida Health Dept Data, she said

Florida Today By Alessandro Marazzi Sassoon Published May 19, 2020 | Updated 1:56 p.m. ET May…

Florida’s public universities to plan for campus reopenings this fall

By John Haughey The Center Square May 19, 2020 (The Center Square) – A State University…

Nassau County fast tracks proposal for Vacation Rentals in hopes of reopening by Memorial Day weekend

By Cindy Jackson Reporter May 19, 2020   With the official start of tourist season commencing…

Citizens for a Better Nassau question Nassau County Board of Commission decision to proceed with $875,000 Kings Ferry land purchase

Citizens For a Better Nassau By Stewart E Nazzaro May 18, 2020 Leadership or gamesmanship during…

Fernandina Observer celebrates its 8th anniversary

May 17, 2020 This month, the Fernandina Observer is celebrating its 8th year of bringing news…

Wildlife rescue on Summer Beach

By Hal Snyder May 17, 2020 On Sunday May 17, a injured Common Loon was sighted…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Ed Richtsteig May 17, 2020 Editor’s Note: Ed Richtsteig moved from Batavia, Illinois and is…