2024 Amelia Island Book Festival Is Happening February 23rd-24th

Attend Northeast Florida’s annual celebration of reading, writing, books and authors.

2024 Great Backyard Bird Count — Take 15 Minutes To Help Bird Research

The annual citizen science project encourages people to watch and count birds at home or anywhere, then share your observations.

Borrow $25 Million? Or Adopt Strategy Of “Pay As You Go, Stay Out Of Debt”

Will city of Fernandina Beach taxpayers support borrowing $25 million-plus for a sea wall and downtown projects?

Stargazing Event At Fort Clinch State Park In February 2024

Join members of the Northeast Florida Astronomical Society and Friends of Fort Clinch for an evening of celestial exploration.

African Heritage Celebration At Kingsley Plantation In Feb. 2024

Annual event features tour of plantation house and ruins of 25 tabby slave cabins, tabby-making demonstration, African folklore performances, kid’s crafts, & lots more.

Dispute Continues Over Illegal Immigration At Southern Border

Republican and Democrat governors take sides in border battle.

Four Newborn Right Whale Calves Spotted Near FL-GA Border

Aerial survey teams spotted two moms with two newborn calves offshore of Amelia Island, Florida and in the Nassau Sound on Dec. 31, 2023.

Retiree Or Soon To Be? Florida Living Becoming Too Costly For Some

With rising costs, the Florida lifestyle is becoming less affordable.