Rip Currents Take Lives in Northeast Florida

BEWARE RIP CURRENTS: A dream day at the seashore can quickly turn into a nightmare. Always enter the ocean near lifeguard stations.

Nassau’s Free Gardening Classes & Clinics, June 2015

FREE “Troubleshooting Lawn Problems” class and a free clinic to solve your plant problems. Also learn about the benefits of bats. June’s gardening sessions at the Nassau County Extension.

Wild Amelia Nature Festival

The Wild Amelia Nature Festival happens in May each year and kicks off with a release of rehabbed sea turtles at Main Beach in Fernandina.

Bike, Hike, Run: 6.2 Mile Amelia Island Trail

Bike riding has become one of the most popular leisure and fitness activities on Amelia Island enjoyed by visitors and residents alike.

NOT SHRIMPY: Fernandina’s Biggest Event Is Economic Boom

There was nothing skimpy or shrimpy about the throngs of people who crowded the downtown streets in Fernandina Beach for the 52nd Annual Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival. Abundant blue skies and pleasant temperatures attracted a boatload of people this year.

Do “Mosquito Plants” Really Repel? Does Garlic Kill Aphids?

GARDEN TALK: Best ways to repel mosquitoes, garlic in the garden, and learn about bats (opportunity to build a bat house).

Real Estate Technology: House Hunting Online

Zillow is to real estate what Google is to search –- No. 1 online. Reportedly, 4 out of 5 homes in the U.S. have been viewed on Zillow. How accurate are “Zestimates”?