VOYAGES — Unusual Vessels Navigate To Fernandina Beach

It’s been quite an unusual several months of extraordinary vessels visiting Fernandina since the pandemic emerged.

VOYAGES — Hurricane Season Delays Removal Of Massive Shipwreck

An engineering marvel at the Port of Fernandina, the VB 10,000 is the answer to removing Georgia’s massive shipwreck.

Movie Theaters Open in Fernandina & Yulee With Pandemic Protocols

One of the last types of businesses to open back up since COVID-19 shut down the economy, two local movie theaters have reopened.

Joan Bean’s Doorway To Dance

Joan Bean led a full life and made a lasting impression on those she met along the way. An outdoor community send off (with social distancing) for Ms. Bean is planned.

Amelia Island Beaches Remain Closed

With the surprising news out of Jacksonville that beaches were reopening, local residents awaited the outcome of a Nassau County meeting about Amelia Island’s beaches.

Island Life, Without The Beach

A large part of island activity revolves around the beach and tourism. But the seashore is closed and tourists have vanished in the new reality of pandemic life.

New Hotels On The Rise

Amelia Island has experienced rising numbers of visitors for many consecutive years. Along with traveler growth, well-known hotel brands are expanding their presence in the local marketplace.

Welcome Back To Fernandina Harbor Marina

MARINA OPEN! Boating activity has resumed at the riverfront in downtown Fernandina Beach, with repairs to the southern basin complete.