Cool Season Gardening: Growing Chinese Cabbage, Borage in Florida

GARDEN TALK: Chinese cabbage is a cool season vegetable which means it should be grown here from fall to early spring. The leaves of the herb, borage, can be eaten raw or sautéed like spinach or added to cheese, fish, or poultry dishes. Read Florida gardening tips from the Nassau County Extension.

Funding New Downtown Fernandina Beach Library

Proponents of a new library in downtown Fernandina Beach are attempting to turn the page in securing funds for the grand project — following several political setbacks.

Beautiful Budweiser Clydesdale Horses Coming to Fernandina

A well-known symbol of Budweiser, the Clydesdale horses will visit Fernandina on November 16, 2012.

Amelia Island Events November and December 2012

Besides 2012’s holiday season events, check out other Amelia Island events happening in November and December around the Fernandina Beach area. Saturdays, visit two Farmers’ markets (Amelia Farmers Market at Omni Amelia Island Plantation and Amelia Marketplace in downtown Fernandina).

Fernandina City Government Should Open Arms To Entrepreneurial Investors

The makeover of the Old Dinghy Club building on the Fernandina Beach waterfront rivals the work of a Beverly Hills plastic surgeon. The final product, The Salty Pelican Bar & Grill, is something that is good and appealing for downtown Fernandina Beach. Entrepreneurs Al Waldis and T.J. Pelletier invested private money into a dream endeavor that has success written all over it. Fernandina Beach needs more projects like this.