2016 Could Be “Really Big Year” For Sea Turtles

If Amelia Island’s sea turtle nesting trend continues throughout the season, 2016 may be a record breaker for this northeast Florida barrier island.

Yard Watering Restrictions, Drought Tolerant & Native Plants

Lawn and garden watering restrictions apply whether you get water from public utilities or private wells. What are the regulated days to water and how much? Nassau County, Florida Extension watering tips.

“Brexit” Bang, Empowered By Populist Movement

This rivals the most-publicized breakups of all time. Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman. Yugoslavia. And now the United Kingdom is breaking apart from the European Union. The biggest, grandest breakup yet. And by far the most costly, with the most implications.

Fernandina Beach 4th of July 2016 Events

Enjoy an “Old-Fashioned Fourth of July,” downtown on Monday 7/4/16 at the riverfront in historic Fernandina Beach featuring music and fireworks. Reenanctors bring Fort Clinch to life during holiday weekend, July 2-3, 2016.

Nassau’s New Wildlight Community To Feature STEM School

A new community of the future has broken ground in 2016 in Nassau County, Florida.

New Stores Opening Summer 2016

“Yulee and Amelia Island residents deserve great stores near them,” according to Sleiman Enterprises. “Nassau County is growing rapidly.” Ulta Cosmetics and Tropical Smoothie are newcomers to Nassau with first store openings in summer 2016.