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Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Florida Power & Light Company has announced its plans to begin offering direct relief to customers significantly behind on their FPL bills due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and to those customers who have diligently paid their bills but still have a deposit with the company.Residential and small business customers may be eligible for a bill credit of up to $200 based on the status of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, September 11, 2020
The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) named Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) Chief Executive Officer Nathaniel P. Ford Sr. the Outstanding Public Transportation Manager for 2020. The APTA Awards program recognizes excellence in the public transportation industry in North America. “This is a tremendous honor and one I accept on behalf of the nearly 800 JTA employees who ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, September 09, 2020
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s (JTA) Nassau Express Select will resume operations on Monday, July 6, 2020, as the service also expands to customers in Baker and St. Johns counties.These premium commuter shuttle services offer executive-style seating, complimentary Wi-Fi and direct connections to the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center at LaVilla (JRTC) from the surrounding ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, September 09, 2020
Colden Company Awarded Third Place in Channel Futures MSP of the Year  SEPTEMBER 8, 2020: Colden Company has been named as one of the world’s premier managed service providers on the prestigious 2020 annual Channel Futures MSP 501 rankings, placing third for the prestigious MSP of the Year Award among all international and domestic competition.  The MSP of the Year award is a coveted award ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, September 03, 2020
Grumpy’s Restaurant Kickstarts Franchise Expansion Amid PandemicBeloved Jacksonville diner announces second franchise deal in two months  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – With business booming at its original Orange Park location, Grumpy’s Restaurant has been taking strides in its franchise expansion efforts throughout the pandemic. The beloved award-winning diner concept has now signed for its first two ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Monday, August 31, 2020
Local residents and business partners Alayna Brewer and Jamie Umberger have opened Southern Vibes Tasting Room and Wine Cellar. The neighborhood food and beverage establishment features beginning to advanced wine enthusiasts with an opportunity to experience a wide variety of boutique and exclusive wines from around the globe along with locally produced craft beers, hard ciders, and small plate ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Education, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article
Friday, August 21, 2020
Cody Culpepper will manage the dock at the St. Augustine location                                                                                                                                 Jacksonville, Fla., Aug. 20, 2020 – Freedom Boat Club has added a new club manager to its team. Cody Culpepper has been named the dock manager for the boat club’s location at Camachee Cove Marina in St. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 18, 2020
The Princeton Review’s newest guidebook, “The Best 386 Colleges,” has again included Flagler College among the best American four-year schools. Flagler has also been included in the “Best Southeastern” colleges category.  The Princeton Review’s annual guidebooks have featured Flagler since 2003. Last year, U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Best Colleges guide ranked Flagler fourth for the Best ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
ST. AUGUSTINE, FL – The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum proudly announces the opening of a new exhibit, “Guardians of the First Coast: Building Readiness for World War II,” on August 1, 2020. This exhibition, housed in the Museum’s 1941 Coastal Lookout Building, honors the brave men and women who defended our coast as World War II began.  The exhibit showcases firsthand stories, ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, June 18, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Jorge Herrera, 904-826-8643, jherrera@flagler.eduSt. Augustine, Fla. - Nonprofit professionals and volunteers who want to create a positive impact on the community can now earn a Certificate in Nonprofit Management through Flagler College’s Adult and Continuing Education (ACE) program.Nationwide, the nonprofit sector is facing staffing challenges. Florida has more ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, May 18, 2020
                                                                                                               Kara Pound Old City Public Relationskara@oldcitypr.com386-237-4500 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  MASTERCRAFT BUILDER GROUP ANNOUNCES THE OPENING OF TWO MODEL HOMES IN SILVERLEAF VILLAGE, ST. JOHNS COUNTY’S PREMIER MASTER-PLANNED COMMUNITY  ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Florida (May 18, 2020) – ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Kara PoundOld City Public Relationskara@oldcitypr.com386-237-4500  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  MASTERCRAFT BUILDER GROUP ANNOUNCES PHASE II OF MADEIRA COMMUNITYLocal homebuilder is the exclusive builder in one of Northeast Florida’s most desirable communities  ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Florida (April 29, 2020) – With five brand new, customizable floor plans and 131 homesites, MasterCraft Builder Group ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, December 09, 2019
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL – St. Johns County is the new home for BM Interactive Group, LLC, a user experience studio that partners with companies to help solve their User Experience (UX), User Research, Accessibility, Product Design, and Development needs! BMI helps companies humanize their technology through design by simplifying and improving how their customers use their website, software, ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release