Omni Hotels & Resorts expects to take over full ownership and operation of Amelia Island Plantation in northeast Florida sometime this fall.
Coastal Living magazine features “The Best Little Beach Towns” . Fernandina Beach (on Amelia Island) is in the top 10.
As of August 17, 2010, 191 sea turtle nests have been marked on Amelia Island, Florida (almost all are loggerhead nests).
The Florida House Inn is beginning another phase in its long history, with a new owner planning to reopen its doors in December 2010.