Lack of a smoke detector led to the death of a 66-year-old man in a Jacksonville Beach home fire Feb. 2, just four months after city firefighters installed smoke alarms in the home.
The artist/musician lineup for the 2019 Springing the Blues Festival has been announced, with the annual event to be held April 5 through April 7 in Jacksonville Beach.
A coffeehouse, a magazine publisher and a microbrewery with a small tasting room will open at Shetter Avenue and 6th Street South.
It is unclear what savings Jacksonville Beach taxpayers might actually realize if the county takes over fire protection services for the Beach city, according to a preliminary draft.
By Kathleen Bailey, Editor
The U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard officially announced dates for 2019 Fleet Week New York (FWNY) Jan. 30.
The Ponte Vedra High School Swim and Dive season has come to a close with an outstanding showing at the 2A Florida State Championships. Coming off the District win for the Boys and Girls teams and
Capt. Brandon Ingalls lands a catch.
Registration for flag football, ages 5 to 7 and 8 to 12, is now open in Atlantic Beach.
Preston Robertson will become the president and CEO of the Florida Wildlife Federation (FWF) in February following Manley Fuller’s 32-year tenure.
Hundreds of supporters have already signed up to climb up 36 flights of stairs at the Bank of America Tower during the American Lung Association’s Fight For Air Climb on Saturday, Feb.
WINFERD EUGENE STRICKLAND, SR.
August 28, 1927 - February 13, 2019
ROBERT E. KURTZKE SR.
Jack M. Eisenhower, II, (63) passed away on January 21, 2019. He was born on May 28, 1955, in Mill Hall, Pennsylvania, to high school sweethearts Jack Eisenhower and Janice Bower.
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