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  1. Black History Month calendar of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Storytime , 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, St. Johns Town Center, 10280 Midtown Parkway. Features "Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain" by Verna Aardema, a rhythmic story of the African plains.

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  2. Black History Month calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    "42," 6 p.m., Pablo Creek Regional Library, 13295 Beach Blvd. The story of Jackie Robinson and his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers to become the first African-American player to break the baseball color barrier. 992-7101 or jaxpubliclibrary.org.

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  3. Preserving Amelia Island's history is topic of Feb. 5 seminar and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    An exhibit on Amelia Island's history assembled by Fernandina Beach High School students will officially open at 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 5, at the Amelia Island Museum of History at 233 S. 3rd St. in Fernandina Beach. Called "The Island and You: Preserving Amelia Island's History," the Gas Light Gallery Exhibition celebrates the importance of historic preservation.

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  4. Alzheimer's Disease seminar set for Tuesday at Nassau County Council on AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A discussion about "Surviving the Cost of Alzheimer's Disease" will be presented at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, at the Nassau County Council on Aging at 1367 S. 18th St. in Fernandina Beach. The presentation offers information about preparing for the possibility of the disease, a better understanding of it and its effects, and how to plan for the potential financial impact.

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  5. Preliminary agreement could see Fernandina's fired human resources director return to jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A preliminary agreement that could put Fernandina Beach's former human resources director back to work has been reached 14 months after she sued the city saying her firing violated Florida's Whistle-blower's Act when she voiced concerns about the fire department. But while attorneys for both sides have asked that the lawsuit be removed from next month's trial calendar, the settlement that would give Robin Marley her job back must still be approved by the City Commission.

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  6. Sales tax for pensions wouldn't send any money to the Beaches or BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    At the Beaches, mayors watching the city of Jacksonville try to get a half-cent sales tax for its massive pension debt are asking what the Beaches would get out of the sales tax. In terms of the legislation itself, the three Beaches cities would get nothing.

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  7. Beard House invites celebrity chef Kenny Gilbert to present Southern fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    When celebrity chef Kenny Gilbert touches down in New York this week, he's bringing all of his skills and a bit of Southern flair with him. Gilbert, who appeared on Bravo's "Top Chef" season 7, is preparing an alligator reception when he cooks for gourmands at the prestigious James Beard House on Saturday.

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  8. Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Cold Noses, the Times-Union's weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more information go to jacksonville.com/coldnoses.

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  9. A Confederate in the Capitol? Bills would remove general's statue in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    The state House Appropriations Committee on Thursday approved a measure that would remove a statue of a Confederate general born in Florida from the U.S. Capitol, but made a change in the legislation that opened up a potential conflict with the Senate version. The revised House bill would remove Gen.

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  10. Union leaders tell Duval lawmakers they support pension bill for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Jacksonville police and fire union leaders support Mayor Lenny Curry's pension bill as currently written, but they told local lawmakers Thursday that their support could fade depending on how the measure is amended in the future. Kerri Stewart, Curry's chief of staff, traveled to the Capitol to provide an overview of the pension legislation during a meeting of the Duval County Legislative Delegation.

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  11. Comedian with Cars: Jerry Seinfeld to sell 3 of his Porsches in March on Amelia IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Photos provided by Bonhams Comedian Jerry Seinfeld will sell three Porsches from his collection: a blue 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder , a yellow 1974 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.0 IROC RSR race car and a green 1958 Porsche 356 A 1500 GS/GT Carrera Speedster. This 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder, similar to the one James Dean died in more than 60 years ago, has an estimated net worth between $5 million and $6 million.

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  12. Bob McNally's outdoors outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Redfish continue to offer some of the best local fishing, chiefly in smaller tidal creeks feeding the lower estuaries and rivers from Fernandina Beach south through St. Augustine and Daytona Beach. Capt.

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  13. Hello Newman - I'm selling three of my Porsches in March on Amelia IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Jerry Seinfeld, famous for a TV show about nothing and his current web series about comedians in cars getting coffee, is parting ways with three of his classic Porsches. And he'll be doing that at one of the five classic car auctions being held at or around the 21st annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on the second weekend of March.

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  14. Home and Garden calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Jacksonville Farmers Market , dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. Beaver St. Features local, organic, ethnic and specialty produce, along with other foods and agricultural products. 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com.

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  15. Amelia Island businesses, employees and non-profits recieve chamber awards at galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    The top businesses, employees and non-profit groups received awards recently during the Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach-Yulee Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner gala at the Omni Amelia Island Plantation. The Chairman's Award went to Marisol Triana at the Hola! Cuban Cafe.

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  16. Family Support Service's next Breakfast Learning Series discusses Barnabas center on Jan. 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    A discussion of the programs offered by Barnabas, which helps Nassau County residents in crisis, is the topic of the next Family Support Services of North Florida's Breakfast Learning Series at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the FSS Yulee office at 96016 Lofton Square Court. Barnabas offers nutritional programs, medical and dental services, a food pantry, crisis assistance and new women's health initiative from offices in Fernandina Beach and Callahan.

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  17. Congressional candidate Brandon Patty endorsed by Northeast Florida state senatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Brandon Patty, a former aide to Gov. Jeb Bush who has been involved in several high profile Northeast Florida campaigns, is the latest Republican to announce intentions to replace U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis in Congress. Patty is also out of the gate early with some high-profile endorsements.

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  18. Bookmarks: Appearances, releases, contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Laura Lee Smith's "Heart of Palm" has been selected for this year's One Book One Putnam, two months of reading and related events designed to get Putnam County residents reading and discussing one book. Smith will discuss and sign her book at noon Wednesday at the Crescent City Library, 610 Summit St. Local photographer Ann Ford Nermoe discusses her book, "Images of a Golden Isle: Saint Simons Island," at The Literary Guild of St. Simons Island's "Coffee with the Author" at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Casino, 550 Beachview Drive, St. Simons.

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  19. Dining Notes: Openings, closings and deals on meals in JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    You can find The Patio Place at 416 Ash St., at the corner of Fifth Street in Fernandina Beach. Owner/operator/chef Amy Petroy is focusing on providing the best fresh, locally sourced, globally influenced cuisine.

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  20. Clemson's lone national title team in 1981 was dotted with players from the First CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Florida Times-Union

    Photos by Bob [email protected] Rembert, a linebacker on the 1981 team displays his Orange Bowl ring from that year while teammate Parete, a freshman quarterback, shows his national championship ring. Clemson coach Danny Ford takes a victory ride on the shoulders of team members as wide receiver Jeff Stockstill of Fernandina Beach celebrates after the Tigers beat Nebraska 22-15 in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 1, 1981.

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