Fernandina’s Main Beach Boardwalk Project Begins After Labor Day

About half of the boardwalk will be removed after Labor Day 2013 and construction of new one will begin.

Nassau County Business Growth Hormone: Private Capital Infusion

An injection of private capital into Nassau County, Florida has invigorated retail businesses here — as if they had received a growth hormone. In this case, the ingested steroid is BGH, or “Business Growth Hormone.” And the side effects are positive – record tourism, booming retail sales, a brighter outlook.

Florida Gardening: Beautiful Blue Plumbago. Toxic Water Hemlock

What is “the most violently toxic plant growing naturally in North America?” It’s here in Egans Creek Greenway, learn more about water hemlock. Beautiful flowing plant, plumbago, is an excellent choice for northeast Florida gardens, loved by hummingbirds and butterflies, with few diseases or insect issues.

Efforts To Save Fernandina’s Historic Post Office

Historic Centre Street’s “old” post office in downtown Fernandina was slated to close August 10, 2013. However, appeals were filed with the Postal Regulatory Commission. The Italian Renaissance Revival-style building, circa 1912, is in need of major renovation.