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A colorized photo shows the orginial Continental Hotel. (photo submitted)
Workers make repairs to the Jacksonville Beach Pier.

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The cost of power is going down for Beaches Energy customers.
On Feb. 5, the Jacksonville Beach City Council approved changes to its utility’s billing costs.

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Holy Comforters

The U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Coast Guard have officially announced dates for 2018 Fleet Week New York (FWNY).


Divers and lionfish hunters: Do you have what it takes to become a Reef Ranger?

At its February meeting in Tallahassee, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) approved a measure to extend the spawning season closure for permit inside the Special Permit Zon

As commercial fishermen and women begin to purchase their spiny lobster trap tags, this is a reminder that the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has waived the $1 per trap spi

Runners gathered on the beach recently for the annual Winter Beach Run.


Ernesto G. Alfaro, 77, of Atlantic Beach, died February 8, 2018. Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home, (904)249-1100.

Lois Fahringer, age 82 of Jacksonville Beach, Florida, gave her soul to the Lord on February 7, 2018.

It is with broken hearts and great sadness that we announce the passing of our brother, John Lawrence "Larry" Caldwell, on Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at the home of his fiancé in Spotsylvania, Virg


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