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Florida Department of Health April 8 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus total at 9

Florida Department of Health April 8, 2021 Nassau County Emergency Management: The number of new CoViD-19…

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        …

FBCC to adopt decibel meters to measure noise

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst April 7, 2021 “How loud is too…

Commissioner Chip Ross: Digging for Dollars from OHPA

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst April 6, 2021 Fernandina Beach City Commissioner…

Metal detector operator extraordinaire finds local treasures

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

Florida Department of Health April 7 – Nassau County Daily total at 4 – Complete Vaccination series given to 20, 000 in Nassau County

Florida Department of Health April 7, 2021

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…

Florida Department of Health April 6 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus cases at 6, one death reported

Florida Department of Health April 6, 2021

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

Starting Point now offers eligible employees up to $100,000 of student loan forgiveness

Starting Point Press Release Submitted by Justin Bradshaw April 6, 2021 Starting Point Behavioral Healthcare is…

Nassau County area COVID-19 testing sites

Florida Department of Health Nassau April 6, 2021  

Full and Part-Time jobs available at the City of Fernandina Beach

City of Fernandina Beach April 6, 2021

New IRS imposter scam targets college students and staff

April 6, 2021 by  Ari Lazarus Consumer Education Specialist, FTC If you’re a college student, faculty,…

Florida Department of Health April 5 – Nassau County Daily Total of Coronavirus at 7

Florida Department of Health April 5, 2021

Elections’ Supervisor offers information on City of Fernandina Beach Mail Ballot Election

By Janet Adkins Nassau County Supervisor of Elections April 5, 2021 The first 75 days as…

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery opens new show: “Visions from the Past” – April 14

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release April 5, 2021            …

Children are now visiting the Fernandina Beach Library Branch

Nassau County Insider April 5, 2021         Youth Librarian, Michelle Forde, did a…

Portions of West 3rd Street in Fernandina Beach closed until Wednesday

City of Fernandina Beach Press Release April 5, 2021   West 3rd Street between Tarpon Ave…

Wild Amelia Virtual Wild Nites Features Julie Albert, MRS Right Whale Program Coordinator – April 13

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne [email protected] April 5, 2021 Wild Amelia is pleased to…

Local author launches Vietnam-era memoir, “The Unopened Letter”

MEDIA RELEASE Giro di Mondo Publishing Services at [email protected] April 5, 2021  AN INTRIGUING READ, AND…

Florida bill would classify online threats as second-degree felony

By John Haughey The Center Square April 5, 2021 Under a social media measure fast-tracking through…

Joint meeting of FBCC + School Board = spirit of cooperation

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst April 4, 2021   The Fernandina Beach…

The business of golf – ” . . . another professional . . . came from Brooklyn. His name was Wiffey Cox.”

By Alan Prescott April 4, 2021 Editor’s Note: This is the second article Alan has written…

Florida Department of Health April 4 – Weekend Coronavirus Daily totals Saturday 11, Sunday 2

Florida Department of Health April 4, 2021  

FWC programs teach youth about conservation, hunting and other outdoor skills

Media Release April 4, 2021     Ocala Outdoor Adventure Camp Kristi Johnson treasures the memories…

Amelia Island revealed . . .

By Carollee Addams April 2, 2021 Editor’s Note: Carollee Addams moved to Fernandina Beach from Naples,…

Easter Greetings to our Readers from the Fernandina Observer!

FSCJ to Host Business Speaker Series Event, “Cybersecurity is Everyone’s Business: Why it Matters to You”

Media Release April 3, 2021   Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) will host its next…

The FWC invites you On a Quest for Wild Florida

Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission MEDIA RELEASE March 31, 2021          …

Nassau County road & lane closures: Week of April 3-9, 2021

FDOT Press Release April 2, 2021 State Road A1A from Blackrock Road to Flora Parke Crossing…

FSCJ Adult Education Programs to Host Virtual Information Sessions

Media Release April 1, 2021 Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ) Adult Education programs will host…

Florida Department of Health April 2 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus total at 12 –

Florida Department of Health April 2, 2021  

Community Photo Project opens April 9 – Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery

Plantation Artists’ Guild & Gallery Press Release Contact: Dickie Anderson [email protected] April 2, 2021 Amelia Island,…

Freshwater license-free fishing Saturday, April 3 and Sunday, April 4

Media Release April 2, 2021   Try your hand at freshwater fishing this weekend on Saturday,…

Florida roads, water projects, Everglades restoration could benefit under Biden plan

By John Haughey The Center Square April 2, 2021 Florida lawmakers will consider three versions of…

Always a great place to stop on by Saturday morning – Fernandina Beach Market Place

Fernandina Beach Market Place Press Release Submitted by Judi Mackie April 2, 2021 The Fernandina Beach…

Enter the 2021 Wild Amelia Photo Contest

Wild Amelia Press Release Contact: Jay Kayne [email protected] April 2, 2021   Looking for an activity…

Lights out, stash the trash. It’s sea turtle nesting season!

Media Release April 2, 2021 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is reminding beachgoers…

Weekly comments from Dale Martin – “I have most enjoyed meeting . . . residents in the communities that I have served.”

By Dale Martin City Manager Fernandina Beach April 2, 2021 I walked into a small building…

City of Fernandina Beach alerts community to garbage pickup delay

City of Fernandina Beach April 2, 2021               Portions of…

Florida Department of Health April 1 – Nassau County daily Coronavirus total 10

Florida Department of Health April 1, 2021

The business of golf – “It takes a village.”

By Alan Prescott April 1, 2021 “The [high school golf ] team played on one of…

Join the City and Keep Nassau Beautiful to cleanup our community!

Keep Nassau Beautiful Press Release April 1, 2021       Join the City and Keep…

Fernandina Beach Police Department recognizes Officer Jarrell Mitchell for five years of service

City of Fernandina Beach Photo courtesy of unseennimages.com April 1, 2021

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager March 31, 2021   3/29/21 @…

FTC Releases Reports on Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Sales and Marketing Expenditures for 2019

Federal Trade Commission Media Release April 1, 2021 Commission Cigarette Report. The amount spent on cigarette…

FY2021-22 will be a challenging budget year for Fernandina Beach

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst April 1, 2021 Fernandina Beach City Commissioners…

The business of golf – An opportunity to give back

By Alan Prescott March 31, 2021 Today, in response to my last article, I received a…

Arts in the Park Festival to be held at Crooked River State Park – Seeking vendors

Friends of Crooked River State Park Press Release Contact: 912-882-5256 March 31, 2021 Location: 6222 Charlie…

Florida Department of Health March 31 – Nassau County daily Coronavirus report at 10

Florida Department of Health March 31, 2021  

Florida bill allowing “Bed Tax” to be used for flood controls faces rising tide of opposition

The Center Square By John Haughey (The Center Square) – A House bill that would allow…

FWC: Manatees are on the move! Go slow, look out below

Media Release April 1, 2021   The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is reminding…

Lofton Square site for COVID-19 vaccinations – Anyone 16+ years of age eligible

Nassau County Emergency Management March 31, 2021 “Anyone 16+ years old can be vaccinated here, and…

Wildlight debuts Artisan Farmers Market on April 3

Media Release – March 30, 2021 WILDLIGHT INVITES COMMUNITY TO FIRST ARTISAN FARMERS MARKET First Wildlight…

GreenPointe Developers announce opening of model home village at Tributary in Nassau County

Media Release March 31, 2021   NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. (March 30, 2021) – GreenPointe Developers, LLC…

City of Fernandina Beach needs Ocean Rescue Lifeguards

City of Fernandina Beach March 31, 2021       Ocean Rescue lifeguards needed! Must be…

Ron DeSantis leads poll of New Hampshire Republicans if Donald Trump sits 2024 out

by Jacob Ogles FloridaPolitics.com March 31, 2021 A polling firm with ties to Southwest Florida released…

City of Fernandina Beach Police Department presents awards

Fernandina Beach Police Department March 30, 2021

Florida Department of Health March 30 – Nassau County Daily Coronavirus cases at 6

Florida Department of Health March 30, 2021

Dune Enhancement Project

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager March 30, 2021   3/30/21 @…

In the line of duty, 11 Florida law enforcement officers have died this year

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody March 30. 2021 TALLAHASSEE, Fla.—Attorney General Ashley Moody today issued a…

Nassau County’s latest vaccination report shows 42,207 doses administered

Florida Department of Health March 30, 2021  

Tickets still available for Midori – April 9

Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival March 30, 2021  “What better way to celebrate the reopening of…

Upcoming April talks at the Amelia Island Museum of History

Nassau County Library System to Host Toddler Easter Egg Hunts

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager March 30, 2021 The Nassau County…

Confused about proposed City Charter amendments?

Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst March 29, 2021   By now, registered…

Nassau County proclaims April as Flood Awareness Month

from The County Insider Office of the Nassau County Manager March 29, 2021   3/25/21 @…

Florida Department of Health March 29 – Nassau County daily Coronavirus reports 3 cases

Florida Department of Health March 29, 2021      

Community Hospice & Palliative Care to host free online support sessions during April

Community Hospice & Palliative Care Press Release March 29, 2021 Community Hospice & Palliative Care is…

Calling all local photographers!

Story & Song Press Release March 29, 2021 Local photographers are invited to submit photos of…