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1 hr ago | Historic City News
The landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on July 2, 1964, was honored recently when Florida's governor, Rick Scott, extended greetings and best wishes to all residents and visitors who are observing July 2014 as Civil Rights Month.
5 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record
The best-known landmark in St. Augustine, the Castillo de San Marcos, led directly to $42 million in visitor spending last year.
And for now, Flagler College is not looking to buy more property for immediate housing needs, said Daniel Stewart, the college's vice president of student services.
ALEX.SANCHEZ@STAUGUSTINE.COM Members of the St. Augustine Fire Department walk through the halls of Flagler college dorms while training for an active shooter scenario on July 30, 2014.
It's something we hope never happens, but the reality is... it could. Wednesday, Flagler College in Saint Augustine was the practice site for an active shooter drill.
The mission was for police to find the shooter and for rescuers to go in after police, clear the rooms and help the injured.
By my quick estimation, the men who make up St. Augustine melodic rock quartet Telepathic Lines - Rich Diem, Lenny Rutland, Jacob Hamilton and Matt Pius - hold membership in at least 30 other Northeast Florida bands.
Branch is an accomplished African-American artist who works in mixed media to chronicle his experiences as a black man in America.
Flagler College has invited Historic City News readers to be part of the unveiling of the latest addition to its campus, Pollard Hall; the college's communication building located at 31 Cordova Street in St Augustine.
A sale of property at the San Sebastian River is in the works, and a part of the process got approval from the city commission.
Four hundred and forty-nine years ago, in September 1565, Admiral Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles stepped ashore on Matanzas Bay and founded St. Augustine, Florida, the oldest continuously occupied, European city, port, and parish in the continental United States.
The Pilot Club of St. Augustine celebrated 78 years of friendship and service July 20 when members hosted an afternoon tea at the Davis Shores home of Faith Tiberio of St. Augustine and Sherborn, Mass.
Floridians face a Monday 5:00 p.m. deadline to register to vote in the August 26 Primary Election; an election in which many St Johns County voters will decide the outcome some important election contests.
Today, the Saint Augustine Tea Party 's Town Crier committee returned to the streets in the historic district of St. Augustine, Florida to assess public opinion.
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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:10 am
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