News for Human Interest

Thursday, August 06, 2020
Want to know more about advance directives and advance care planning? Learn what goes into creating a living will and health care surrogate and “walk through” the Honoring Choices Florida document by attending our free webinar. Click any link to register for our August virtual sessions.  Thurs., Aug. 13, 1 - 2 p.m. Click here to register.    Wed., Aug. 19, 10 - 11 a.m.  Click here to ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
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, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
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
Friday, May 08, 2020
Flagler’s Women of Vision awards twelve scholarships  St. Augustine, Fla. - The Women of Vision Advisory Board of Flagler College has recently awarded scholarships to twelve deserving female students for the 2020-2021 academic year. This number increased significantly from the seven scholarships granted in 2019-2020. The value of this year’s awards is $32,000.  “Because of COVID-19, many more ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Flagler ACE program offers 3 online courses risk free  St. Augustine, Fla. - Flagler College Adult and Continuing Education (ACE) program courses are designed to be interesting and stimulating while fostering knowledge sharing and relationship building in the community. On-campus classes are on hiatus for now, but learning, personal growth and professional development can continue online.  To ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
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
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
  Flagler’s ACE program launches 3 free online courses St. Augustine, Fla. - A silver lining to the “Safer at Home” policy is more free time to pursue an interest, hobby or professional development opportunity. To help individuals get started, the Flagler College Adult and Continuing Education program recently launched three free online, self-paced courses available to the public. These ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Human Interest