Fernandina Beach Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Bookmarks: Signings, contests, releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Award-winning Jacksonville Beach author Bruce Thomason launches "Perception of Power," book 3 in the Detective Clay Randall series, at a party from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Books Plus, 1743 S. Eighth St., Fernandina Beach. Local children's author Hank Champion signs his books from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday at San Marco Books, 1971 San Marco Ave., and from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Anastasia Books, 81 King St., St. Augustine, to support his donation efforts for Wolfson Children's Hospital.

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  2. Around the Region: Coney Island Christmas and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Lifeguard chairs across Jacksonville Beach will light up for the first time this year during Deck the Chairs-Light the Beaches celebration 4:30-6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29, at Latham Plaza and Sea Walk Pavilion area in Jacksonville Beach. Celebration includes judging of chair decorations and build, a music performance by B.R.***** and lighting the 26-foot tall tree and 40 lifeguard chairs at 6 p.m. For more information, go to deckthechairs.org.

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

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Crappie fishing reportedly is on fire at Rodman Reservoir, south of Interlachen. The big, clear reservoir is in the midst of a planned drawdown to replenish the lake bottom and improve fishing.

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  4. Bookmarks: Signings, releases, contestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Miami Book Fair International, one of the largest book festivals in the nation, opens Sunday with six nights of readings from noted authors, culminating on the weekend with a street fair featuring more than 450 authors from all genres on and about the campus of Miami Dade College, 300 N.E. Second Ave. See miamibookfair.com for info. Award-winning St. Johns romance author Lena Diaz discusses her craft at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Friends of the Ponte Vedra Library's Book Talk Cafe at the library, 101 Library Blvd. .

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  5. Former Fernandina Beach teacher guilty of sexual battery of student and other chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    A former Fernandina Beach High School teacher and yearbook adviser confronted by his wife and police about a sexual relationship with a student pleaded guilty Friday to multiple sex offenses. Daniel Gregory Wright, 33, of Flora Parke Boulevard in Fernandina Beach is convicted of three counts of custodial sexual battery, 31 counts of possession of photographs/sexual performance by a child, three counts of electronic transfer of Information harmful to minors and one count of tampering with evidence, according to the State Attorney's Office.

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  6. Around the Region: Clay writers meeting and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Hellzapoppin Circus Sideshow Revue comes to Jacksonville Beach 6 p.m. Sunday at Harmonious Monks, 320 N First St. Show features acrobatic and death-defying stunts to rock-n-roll music. Tickets are $13 each.

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  7. Around the Region: Harvest Time at Fort Mose and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Beaches Museum's next "Whistle Talk" is with local author Dan Schafer 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Beaches Museum Dickinson Gallery, 381 Beach Blvd. Schafer is a Professor of History Emeritus at the University of North Florida, and will speak on the Minorcan Odyssey from Greece to what eventually became New Smyrna Beach and other Florida communities. The event is free for museum members and $5 for guests.

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  8. Our oceans are serving as landfillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Since plastics were first put into wide use for consumer products 50 years ago, the amount of ocean-going trash has been increasing astronomically. A 2014 study showed that the world's ocean contained 245,000 tons of plastic, much of it in enormous garbage patches.

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  9. Career Track: On the move in Jacksonville businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Johnson's responsibilities include sales and merchandising activities for the military market. Cohenour will be responsible for operations including sales, income, and profit.

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  10. Memorial to Nassau County's American Revolution veterans unveiled WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    They were Nassau County soldiers or patriots, battling for freedom during the Revolutionary War in what would become the United States. Now their names and deeds during those battles from 1776 to 1783 will be remembered with a new monument erected by the Amelia Island chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.

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  11. Voters approve new city commissioner and ballot questions in Fernandina Beach electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Fernandina Beach voters will be going back to the polls Dec. 8 to select which of the two top vote-getters wins the City Commission Group 4 seat after Tuesday's election saw no clear majority winner among the four candidates. But voters chose Leonard A. Kreger as their Group 5 commissioner and also opted to change the current three-year commission terms to match four-year county, state and national terms.

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  12. Around the Region: Rubber Ducky Regatta and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Cypress Village Art League announces its winter show, "Cook the Goose, Trim the Tree", celebrating the fun and joy of the November through the New Year holiday season 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14, in Egret Hall, 4600 Middleton Park Circle E. Light refreshments, wine and music will be provided. Ribault Garden Club will feature Liz Stewart from Floral Design, Jacksonville Beach, at their 'Fun With Flowers' program 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 705 Second Ave. North, Jacksonville Beach.

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  13. Dining Notes: For Georgia-Florida weekend, let them eat Gator or Bulldog fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    One in particular that caught our attention was Gilbert's UK , where Fernandina Beach Hot Gator Wings and BBQ Gator Rib Quesadillas are on the menu. Who knew Gators had wings? Nashville Hot Chicken is a staple in the Music City, and Captain D's Seafood has capitalized on its Nashville-based heritage to create Nashville Hot Fish.

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

    Oct 30, 2015 | 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 pet news go to jacksonville.com/news/pets.

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  15. State Rep. Janet Adkins asks federal, state officials to investigate Police and Fire Pension FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    State Rep. Janet Adkins wants federal and state officials to investigate the Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension Fund in response to allegations of mismanagement contained in a report issued earlier this week. Adkins, R-Fernandina Beach, announced Friday she wrote letters to the FBI, the U.S. Attorney's Office, the state attorney and the U. S. Securities and Exchange Commission requesting action ranging from investigations to convening a grand jury.

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  16. 'Wings of Freedom Tour' coming to the First CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The tour, which includes the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Nine O Nine" WWII Heavy Bomber, Consolidated B-24 Liberator "Witchcraft" WWII Heavy Bomber and P-51 Mustang fighter, will fly into Fernandina Beach Municipal Airport in Fernandina Beach for a visit Nov. 4-6. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history, according to organizers.

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  17. Jacksonville Journal: Community news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    The Women's Giving Alliance, a Jacksonville-based group of women who pool their philanthropic giving, awarded its latest round of grants to five Northeast Florida organizations that provide mental health services to women and girls. The 2015 grants, totaling $395,000, are part of the Alliance's five-year, research-based focus on funding mental-health services, according to a news release.

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  18. Term length, city elections and lots of candidates face Fernandina Beach voters on Nov. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    But as they make choices among four candidates in Group 4 and two more in Group 5, they will also decide on an issue that went nowhere last fall - whether commissioners' current three-year terms should match four-year county, state and national terms. Fernandina Beach has commission elections every fall.

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  19. Bookmarks: Signings, releases, eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Northeast Florida Royal Palm Literary Awards winners at the recent Florida Writers Association annual conference included: Dahris Clair Memorial Award for Best Screenplay/Stage Play/Teleplay: Marie Vernon and C.J. Godwin , both of St. Augustine, for their screenplay, "Graceland Express," based on Vernon's novel of the same name; Unpublished Mainstream/Literary: C.J. Godwin , first place for "Lie Very Still," Dan Dundon , third place for "Diamond Ridge"; Published Thriller/Suspense: Keith Gockenbach , third place for "Deadly Loop"; Published Middle-Grade Fiction: Heather Hamel , first place for "Within Emerald Forests"; Unpublished Middle-Grade Fiction: Heather Hamel, third place for "Under Sapphire Skies"; Unproduced Screenplay/Stage Play/Teleplay: Marie Vernon and C.J. Godwin, first place for "Graceland Express," Nadine Vaughan-Williams , second place for "Native Land: Lost in the ... (more)

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  20. Bolles hammers Fernandina Beach, ready for RainesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    Bolles tuned up for next week's showdown with Raines with a drubbing of the host Pirates . a Senior Will Mitchell returned a free kick 53 yards for a score and also had a rushing TD, while quarterback Mac Jones passed for 170 yards and two TDs.

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