Endangered Bird Dodges Extinction With Help of Yulee’s White Oak Conservation

Located in Nassau County, Florida, White Oak Conservation plays pivotal role in recovery of one of North America’s most endangered birds.

Limited Supply, Unquenchable Demand — Real Estate Market Is Alive And Well

“In my 40-plus years in the real estate and appraisal industry, I have never experienced a real estate market like the current one.” MIKE HICKOX, PROPERTY APPRAISER

On The River: Old Town Fernandina Cannon Firing Demonstration

Watch Fort Clinch living history reenactors fire cannons at historic Fernandina Plaza, a free admission event.

New Nassau County Extension Office In Yulee

The County’s new UF/IFAS “Rebecca L. Jordi Cooperative Extension Office” is located at 85831 Miner Road.

Three Nassau County Commissioners Boldly Reject Proposed Settlement With Riverstone Properties

The Nassau County Commission spurned 11 proposed high-rise condominiums on the south end of Amelia Island.

Ramifications Of Proposed Amelia Island High-Rise Development On South End

Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace. — Steve’s Marketplace — Life is full of change. And Nassau County is experiencing a centenarian’s lifetime of it.  Our once-rural area is quickly becoming populated, densely in some places. This has ramifications for municipalities, schools, public safety, infrastructure, […]

A Look At Fernandina’s New River Walkway, Waterfront Stabilization Project

As the summer of 2022 approaches, the Amelia River Waterfront Stabilization Project (Phase 1) is nearing completion. The project features a new seawall and walkway in downtown Fernandina Beach. Construction work began back in September 2021. The seawall/walkway runs parallel to the riverbank on the southern section of the Fernandina Harbor Marina. The river walk […]

Signs Of Economic Vitality Abound In Nassau County

— Steve’s Marketplace — Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace. After the relentless pounding of a two-year pandemic, Nassau County is back with vigor, hardly bruised or battered. It’s practically healthy enough to be featured in a fitness magazine.  Actually, our area is featured each […]