Rob Emahiser will talk about the Volunteer Life Saving Corps of Jacksonville Beach. (photo submitted)
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Members of Jacksonville Muay Thai pose for a group photo. (photo submitted)
The BrewHound dog park will feature a covered pavilion. (graphic submitted)
Rendering shows the proposed Margaritaville Hotel on the oceanfront in Jacksonville Beach. (graphic submitted)
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News Stories

Resubmitted plans for 500 Atlantic will be presented at a July 18 Community Development Board meeting at 6 p.m. in Fletcher High School.

Beaches emergency officials are struggling to combat the deadly effects of the rising opioid epidemic. It’s a public health crisis that is sweeping the nation.

The proposed development at 500 Atlantic will go before the Neptune Beach Community Development Board for a hearing on Wednesday, July 18.

The Jacksonville Beach Police Department is investigating a shooting that took place at about 3:30 a.m. July 2.


The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering free hunter safety Internet-completion courses in eight counties, including Duval, during August.

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) awarded $250,000 to five organizations in early 2018 to research and develop innovative methods to remove lionfish from deep-water habita

Hatty Bramlitt with her catch. (photos submitted)

Fishing Palm Valley this time of year is limited to fishing in the early morning, before the sun starts beating down, or late evening.

photo courtesy of Gavin Hart

Summer fishing season is heating up and you’re invited to "Catch a Florida Memory" with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) by participating in any of three fun and exciting


    Leon D'Shawn Bennett, 23, died June 24, 2018. A Celebration of Life was held at Arlington Park Funeral Home Chapel on June 30, 2018.

William Earl Zinn "Bill", 78, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2018. He was born November 16, 1939 in Washington, DC.

Hugh Edward Thompson, Jr., 51, passed away July 6, 2018. He was born in Beaumont, Texas.


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