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If you have been inside a Protestant church, you know the second most important part of the building after the sanctuary is the social or fellowship hall. That is THE place for coffee, donuts, …

The largest petanque club in the United States is suddenly looking for a new home in Fernandina Beach. Next week, the Amelia Island Boules Club and its 153 members will be kicked out of its …

A group of Fernandina Beach residents, city and county officials, and nonprofit organizations have joined forces to protect people at risk for heat-related illness this summer. The local Extreme Heat …

I am not an early riser, but I am glad for those who are. I admire those who are not only up but OUT, enjoying sunrises over the ocean and general natural splendor. One of the people I am grateful …

Last year, a Tampa Bay woman suffered a traumatic brain injury after being struck in the back of the head by a firework. In Fort Lauderdale, a teenager lost parts of several fingers while handling a …

Amelia Island is blessed with many volunteer groups protecting its heritage trees and beaches and ensuring turtles are kept in the dark. In addition to the environment, citizens are …

Fernandina Beach is a parade-loving town! There will be a new parade in town on June 29, a Christian Heritage parade. As a Christian, I wondered what it was about. I looked …

On Tuesday, residents of the Highland Dunes Homeowners Association, a subdivision of 40 homes, gathered at the entrance at Stanley Street and Highland Dunes Way to observe the planting of a flag …

The Coalition for the Homeless of Nassau County has a mobile RV that offers showers, laundry, a restroom, food and drinks and other resources. Here is the RV’s June schedule: Yulee Baptist, 463056 …

Nassau County Council on Aging (NCCOA)  has received a gift of $4.9 million from Tom and Julie Wood Family Foundation to support, enhance and create …

Storm season is underway, and now hundreds of the most vulnerable in our community are …

I spotted several manatees in the Amelia River. It is spring, and the West Indian manatee is on the move in Florida. It is common to see manatees in our region, especially …

The Florida Department of Transportation notified the city of Fernandina Beach Thursday that it will begin demolishing the walkway on Atlantic Avenue from Eighth to 10th streets, …

By Dylan Bailey If you’re a coffee connoisseur, there’s a new coffee shop on the horizon. Holy Grounds Coffee House is not just another charming cafe – it's a ministry dedicated to fostering …

By Lyn Panone On April 23, 2023, Nassau County Commissioners Martin, Huppman, Gray and Farmer agreed to give Riverstone the green light to build 11 condominium towers, at least 85 feet high, next to …

This year’s 3rd annual Barnabas Center Fashion Show Honoring Hometown Heroes, which takes place on Monday, Feb. 26, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Host Sponsor Mocama Beer Company, is officially sold out. The …

The Amelia returns in 2024 with a week-long celebration of motoring excellence. Attendees will enjoy activities across Amelia Island , including opportunities to get behind the wheel of enthusiast …

The Friends of the Fernandina Beach Library’s Spring Book Sale will be held March 20-23 at the Peck Center Gym, 510 S. 10th St, Fernandina Beach. Thousands of books will be on sale, all sorted into …

By Candis Whitney   Did you know that there are more than 25 environmental/conservation organizations in Nassau County working to protect and preserve our beaches, rivers, maritime forests, heritage …

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