Bert Livingston and Gary Bunch, members of The Grateful Undead, work out at Baptist Medical Center Beaches Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center.
Crazy Daysies will perform at this year’s Seawalk Music Festival.
Ponte Vedra girls basketball head coach Jim Piggott talks with the team during a recent practice. (photo by David Rosenblum)
Attendees listen to a presenter while a sea turtle swims nearby at one of the previous Jacksonville Science Festival events. (photo via
Mike Spencer shows some of the honors he has been awarded. (photo by Eleanor Snite)
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The Jacksonville Beach Police Department has received information that criminals are attempting to steal money by telephone.

Discovery School is proposing to modify its plans for the school site at 102 15th St. S.

Mission House will celebrate its 20th anniversary on Saturday with an open house for the community where it will recognize those who have supported the organization during the last two decades.


The old adage “Hope Springs Eternal” has never been more true than with the 2017 Ponte Vedra Sharks baseball team.

Local nurse Kendall Loewendick takes a much-deserved day off to fish with Zach Wycoff, Chuck Wycoff and Capt. John Eggers. (photo submitted)

Many of the nearshore charter captains are reporting that sandbar sharks have been very thick in and around the Mayport Inlet.

Runners and walkers alike are invited to participate in the 2017 5K Run for Peace that begins at 8 a.m.  Saturday, April 8, at the St. Augustine Pier, located at 350 A1A Beach Blvd.


Phyllis Perry Bennett, 76, of Jacksonville, died February 18, 2017. Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home, (904)249-1100.

Eleanor J. Cook, 83, of Ponte Vedra Beach, died February 18, 2017.  Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home, (904)249-1100.

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