Category Archives: Press Release

Want to know who stole your identity? Getting your records can help

By Rosario Mendez FTC Consumer Division April 13, 2022 Let’s say you learn that an [...]

Celebrate Gopher Tortoise Day with a tortoise friendly yard

Press Release April 9, 2022 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) invites you [...]

History Museum announces Summer Camp 2022

April 6, 2022 Explore, discover, and learn! Come create your own history with items from the past. [...]

It’s financial literacy month: protect yourself from scammers

By Jim Kreidler April 4, 2022   April kicks off Financial Literacy Month, which is [...]

Spring BearWise tips to reduce conflicts with bears

Press Release April 2,2022   With spring bringing warmer weather, the Florida Fish and Wildlife [...]

Nassau County Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Business Award Winners

Nassau County, FL (March 31, 2022) On Monday, March 28, 2022, more than 430 Chamber [...]

Let’s go fishing! Freshwater license-free weekend is April 2-3

Press Release March 29, 2022     The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) [...]

Celebrate Aviation Day at Fernandina Beach Airport on April 9, 2022

March 30, 2022   The public is invited to attend Aviation Day, April 9, 2022, [...]

National Healthcare Decisions Day Set for April 16

  Press Release March 30, 2022 March 24, 2022 (Jacksonville, Fla.) – Honoring Choices Florida, [...]

FSCJ to Host In-Person Business Speaker Series Event, “Digital Body Language”

Press Release March 30, 2022 Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) will host its next [...]

Baptist Health first in southeast U.S. to implant new device for treating people with atrial fibrillation

  Press Release March 29, 2022 Baptist Heart Specialists lead the way with first use [...]

Baptist Health and Wolfson Children’s introduce free, 24/7 Crisis Text Line for all ages

Press Release March 25, 2022 Mental health support is now at your fingertips Jacksonville, Fla., [...]

2022 Sprouting Project Dinner Series Announced for Omni Amelia Island Resort

March 20, 2022 Press Release AMELIA ISLAND, Fla., March 10, 2022 – Omni Amelia Island Resort unveils the [...]

Join FWC for WildQuest, a scavenger hunt on Florida’s Wildlife Management Areas

Press Release March 20, 2022 In April, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) [...]

Check your home — bat maternity season starts in April

Press Release March 17, 2022     The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) [...]

Tips to safely co-exist with alligators

Press Release March 15, 2022 Signs of spring – balmy weather, blooming flowers and nesting [...]

Rayonier reaction to news of County Attorney’s impending departure

Press Release Alejandro Barbero DIRECTOR, STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS Rayonier March 15, 2022 Rayonier is grateful for [...]

Architect, community worker John Cotner has passed away

Oxley Heard Obituary Notice March 15, 2022 Editor’s Note: We join many individuals, friends, and [...]

Help conserve Florida wildlife as they become more active this spring

Press Release March 14, 2022 Spring is an active season for Florida wildlife and the [...]

Celebrate TrophyCatch’s 10th season with 10 tags & thousands of dollars in prizes!

Media Release March 12, 2022 Florida’s freshwater trophy bass are special – and right now [...]

This NCPW, helps reach every community

March 8, 2022 by Jennifer Leach Associate Director, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC [...]

Report horseshoe crab sightings to FWC for science

Media Release March 5, 2022     It’s almost spring and that means it’s peak [...]

Museum kicks off Women’s History Month with Wednesday Lunch Lecture

Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Wednesday, March 2, at 12pm Susan Martin, Board Member and Docent [...]

Beware of Tree Removal Scheme

Nassau County Press Release Nassau County, Florida, February 25, 2022 – The Board of County [...]

Share your experiences to help stop bogus money-making offers

February 17, 2022 by Rosario Méndez Attorney, Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC Companies [...]

Nassau County begins strategic planning process with Board

Nassau County News February 18, 2022  

Who will save us? A live conversation

JAX PBS February 21, 2022

“Buckets ‘N Boards” Feb. 26 at First Baptist Church

Arts Alive Nassau will host the “Buckets N Boards” comedy percussion show Saturday, February 26th, [...]

Jax PBS Kids Writing Contest Announced

Press Release Jacksonville Public Media February 19, 2022

Nassau County Chamber of Commerce Announces Annual Awards Dinner & Gala

Press release February 14, 2022 Join the Nassau County Chamber of Commerce on Monday, March [...]

Nassau County press release clarifies status of American Beach water & sewer project

  February 14, 2022 This statement is written in response to recent media releases related [...]

Nassau County Road & Lane Closures: Week of February 12-18, 2022

Pages Dairy Road- County Road 200A  Daytime lane closures with flaggers weekdays from 8:30 a.m. [...]

Sen. Marco Rubio’s Staff Hosts Mobile Office Hours in Fernandina Beach on February 16, 2022

Press Release February 11, 2022 United States Senator Marco Rubio has advised that his staff [...]

AMP presents Senior Moments in March

February 9, 2022 A powerful musical romp through various aspects of aging – from the [...]

Tallahassee update as 2022 Session continues …

By Peter Schorsch Sixty Days Newsletter February 9, 3033 [Highlights of the Florida Legiislative Session [...]

Stolen identity? Get help at

February 6, 2022 by Bridget Small Consumer Education Specialist, FTC   When identity theft happens, [...]

Nassau County calls for Not-for-Profit Funding Requests for Fiscal Year 2022/2023

PRESS RELEASE Sabrina Robertson Public Information Officer (904) 530-6010 [email protected] February 4, 2022   Nassau [...]

FSCJ Receives Grant to Establish Veteran Student Success Center

Media Release January 27, 2022   JACKSONVILLE, Fla., — Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) [...]

Amelia Lifelong Learning opens enrollment for spring semester 2022

Amelia Lifelong Learning Media Release January 26, 2022 Amelia Lifelong Learning (ALL) became an [...]

Amelia Island Sets the Table for Annual Restaurant Week, Jan. 21-30

  Media Release January 15, 2022     2022 Line-up of Restaurants, Menus, Special Events [...]

Nassau County road & lane closures: week of January 22-28, 2022

I-95 at Tide Creek Daytime lane closures weekdays from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. and [...]

It’s official: Get free COVID test kits at

January 20, 2022 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC There’s a [...]

Boil Water Advisory for some City water customers on January 24

City of Fernandina Beach Media Release January 21, 2022 On January 24, 2022, there is [...]

With Your Help We Are Kicking Off the 2022 Florida Legislative Session!

2022 brings exciting movement for historic preservation in Florida, and we are kicking off 2022 [...]

Florida Secretary of State Laurel M. Lee Announces This Year’s Florida Main Street Day

Fernandina Beach Main Street Media Release January 21, 2022 Fernandina Beach Main Street has partnered [...]

FSCJ to Host Business Speaker Series Event, “Keeping it Moving in an Uncertain World”

Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) will host its next Business Speaker Series event, “Keeping [...]

FTC names 25 sellers who must stop making unsubstantiated COVID treatment claims

January 20, 2022 by Colleen Tressler Division of Consumer and Business Education, FTC As part [...]

Don’t assume every COVID-19 test site is legit

January 17, 2022 by Ari Lazarus Consumer Education Specialist, FTC If you’ve been looking for [...]

The 2022 Timucuan Science and History Symposium has been postponed until Spring

January 14, 2022 Timucuan Parks Foundation Media Release   Jacksonville, Fla., Jan. 14, 2022 – [...]

FTC Issues Biennial Report to Congress on the National Do Not Call Registry

Media Release January 8, 2022   In FY 2021, the FTC received more than five [...]

FSCJ to Host Human Trafficking Awareness Event January 11

Media Release January 7, 2022 In recognition of National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, Florida State [...]

Baptist Health Nassau welcomes New Year’s baby

Baptist Health Nassau Press Release January 6, 2022      

United against scams

December 28, 2021 by Carol Kando-Pineda Attorney, FTC’s Consumer & Business Education Kwanzaa, which is [...]

Spotted seatrout Central East Management Region season reopens Jan. 1

Media Release December 22, 2021 Spotted seatrout will reopen to recreational harvest Jan. 1 in [...]

Simple Ways to Practice Gratitude this Holiday or New Year!

    Media Release December 24, 2021   We all could use a little more [...]

North Florida Land Trust has acquired Islands for conservation within the Intracoastal Waterway

Media Release December 24, 2021 Jacksonville, Fla., Dec. 20, 2021 – North Florida Land Trust [...]

North Florida Land Trust is one step closer to protecting Little Tiger Island in Nassau County

Media Release December 24, 2021 The nonprofit in partnership with the Florida Fish and Wildlife [...]

FWC approves diamondback terrapin conservation measures

Media Release December 18, 2021     At its December meeting, the Florida Fish and [...]

Northeast Florida Regional Leadership Award Winners Announced

Media Release December 17, 2021 Jacksonville, FL – The Northeast Florida Regional Council (NEFRC) announced [...]

Keep Nassau Beautiful Celebrates 30 Years

Keep Nassau Beautiful 30th Anniversary Celebration Media Release from Lynda Bell, Executive Director Keep Nassau [...]