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  1. Pat's Myeloma Beach Party: Patients, experts and mambo in Fernandina BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    Pat's Myeloma Beach Party, a 3-day social and education event for patients and caregivers, will be March 20-22 in Fernandina Beach. The Amelia Island man, 59, suffers from intermittent pain and side effects from chemotherapy.

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  2. St. Marys agrees to water taxi service with Fernandina BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Florida Times-Union

    Water taxi service between St. Marys and Fernandina Beach moved closer to reality Monday as the St. Marys City Council voted to proceed with two years of subsidized boat service between the two cities. St. Marys will waive two years of dock fees to help get the service started, as will Fernandina Beach.

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  3. Around the Region: Faithful Servant Missions Run and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Florida Times-Union

    Hosted by the Jacksonville Bar Association and Jacksonville Area Legal Aid, free legal advice will be available at the "Ask-A-Lawyer" event 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, March 21, at SOS Academy, 6974 Wilson Blvd., Jacksonville. No appointment is necessary.

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  4. Around the Region: Railroad Earth at Slide into Spring Fest and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | The Florida Times-Union

    Railroad Earth is one of four bands scheduled to play at The Slide into Spring Music and Craft Beer Festival, on March 28-29. Scholarship applications from the Clay County Golf Classic presented by Coastal Spine and Pain Center are available for Clay County High School graduates.

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  5. School employees and volunteers could carry guns in Florida schools, House panel decidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Florida Times-Union

    A measure that would allow school employees and volunteers to carry guns on campus was approved by a House committee Wednesday. The legislation received the backing of the House K-12 Subcommittee on a bipartisan, 10-1 vote.

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  6. Bob McNally's Outdoors OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Florida Times-Union

    Two of the heaviest largemouth bass caught in Florida in recent years are reported this week from Kingsley Lake near Camp Blanding. One fish weighed 14 pounds, 14 ounces, the second fish was an eye-popping 15-9.

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  7. Amelia Island Concours celebrates 20th anniversary this weekend as more events join the funRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Florida Times-Union

    The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance comes this weekend, culminating with the annual Sunday classic car show with 325 rolling steel sculptures displayed outside the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island. But the long weekend also includes multiple other events Thursday through Sunday that will combine with the concours to bring thousands of people and millions of dollars to coastal Nassau County.

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  8. Amelia Island Concours celebrates 20th anniversary this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Florida Times-Union

    The 20th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance brings classic automobile auctions, displays, seminars and other events on Thursday through Sunday at and around the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island at 4750 Amelia Island Parkway. The concours' RM Sotheby's auction at 11 a.m. Saturday at the hotel.

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  9. Proposed jail program intends to bridge gap for homeless and mentally illRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Florida Times-Union

    On any given day, the homeless mentally ill wander Jacksonville's downtown streets, many rambling to themselves or to anyone who will listen. It's a pattern Jacksonville Sheriff's Office Jail Director Tara Wildes hopes to break by placing trained Supplemental Security Income processors at the jail.

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  10. Corey, Shirk both face challengers in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    Wesley White, 58, a former prosecutor who ran the Nassau County office during Corey's first term, filed papers in Tallahassee officially making him a candidate. White said he filed this early so he could start raising money and introduce himself to the people in the 4th Judicial Circuit, which make up Clay, Duval and Nassau counties.

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  11. Dining Notes: Savor the deep Southern flavors at Gilbert's UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    Gilbert's Undergound Kitchen is now open for business at 510 S. Eighth St. in Fernandina Beach. Chef Kenny Gilbert has prepared a menu of deep Southern, soulful food, perfect for sharing.

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  12. Around the Region: slinging pies for Big Brothers, Big Sisters and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | The Florida Times-Union

    The public is invited to hear Maryellen Yaugh from BEAM speak about Grace Garden 10 a.m. March 19 at Ribault Garden Club, 705 Second Ave. North, Jacksonville Beach. Grace Garden is a volunteer managed garden that helps provide fresh vegetables to the BEAM community.

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  13. Jacksonville Beach likely to seek grant continuing programs at The Carver CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Jacksonville Beach City Council is expected to proceed Monday with an application seeking federal Community Development Block Grant money for The Carver Center, which offers numerous free programs and activities for poor to moderate-income families and children in the community. Council members will consider the application for about $144,000 in the federal grant money at its 7 p.m. Monday regular meeting at City Hall, 11 Third St. N. If approved, the application for fiscal year 2015-16 will be submitted to the city of Jacksonville, which administers Duval County's block grant program.

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  14. Around the Region: Rib Cook-off and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Florida Times-Union

    The seventh annual Fernandina Beach Rib Cook-Off is Saturday, March 14. Presented by the Parks and Recreation Department, cook-off also includes a Cornhole tournament. First United Methodist Church of Jacksonville presents a performance of Handel's "Dettingen Te Deum" 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 6, at the church, 225 East Duval Street.

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  15. Undercover police drug operation in Nassau nets 20 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    A drug sweep spearheaded by narcotics detectives with the Nassau County Sheriff's Office led to 20 arrests over the past few months, Sheriff Bill Leeper said Tuesday. Dubbed Operation No Trap Zone, the sweep led police to recover various quantities of marijuana, crack cocaine, Xanax, Suboxone, Hydrocodone and drug paraphernalia.

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  16. Jacksonville Beach likely to seek grant continuing programs at The Carver CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Jacksonville Beach City Council is expected to proceed Monday with an application seeking federal Community Development Block Grant money for The Carver Center, which offers numerous free programs and activities for poor to moderate-income families and children in the community. Council members will consider the application for about $144,000 in the federal grant money at its 7 p.m. Monday regular meeting at City Hall, 11 Third St. N. If approved, the application for fiscal year 2015-16 will be submitted to the city of Jacksonville, which administers Duval County's block grant program.

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  17. I Do, I Do: Sun appears on wedding day for couple married in Fernandina BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Florida Times-Union

    As love grew, they became the type of couple who finish each other's sentences and read each other's thoughts. "She's my best friend.

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  18. Dining Notes: What's new and notable on the First Coast food sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Celebrity chef Kenny Gilbert is days away from opening Gilbert's Underground Kitchen , a neighborhood-driven Deep Southern American restaurant located on the north side of the Intracoastal Waterway bridge in Fernandina Beach. "UK" will feature a daily seasonal menu based on the best available local produce.

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  19. Longtime cold case solved with DNA in Fernandina BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Fernandina Beach's only unsolved murder - 56-year-old Janet Marie Robinson in 1987 - has been literally solved from the grave after the man responsible was pulled from his coffin to confirm the case, police said. DNA from Robinson's sexual assault evidence kit was matched only weeks ago to samples from James Lee Hall Jr. after his coffin was exhumed in December at a military cemetery in Denver.

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  20. Fernandina man sentenced after thousands of images and video of child ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A 61-year-old Fernandina Beach man was sentenced to 19 years and and seven months in federal prison for producing and receiving child pornography over the Internet after a November search of his home uncovered at least 12,000 child-pornography files, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. John Dewey Todd also was ordered to serve a 10-year term of supervision upon his prison release, and he must register as a sex offender.

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