Don’t Raise Property Taxes Says Local Watchdog Group

Holding the line on county/city spending during a difficult period filled with uncertainty makes sense.

$2.2 Million To Help Nassau County’s Small Businesses

Nassau County, Florida will receive a total of $15 million CARES funds to defray coronavirus costs. $2.2 million is for local small businesses.

Masked Frustration With Evolving Restrictions

Start-and-stop coronavirus restrictions are frustrating and confusing, especially for Florida’s bars, restaurants, salons and gyms.

Tourism Revived With The Reopening Of State’s Economy

Florida and Georgia received national attention for reopening their economies sooner than other states.

Financial Boost For Businesses And Economic Activity

The Republican National Convention is reportedly coming to Jacksonville, scheduled for Aug. 24-27, and would bring national attention to our area.

Florida’s Adept Handling Of Pandemic

Indecision by other governors will likely prove inferior to what Governor DeSantis has done for Florida, or Kemp for Georgia.

Local Appetite To Dine At Restaurants

Restaurants were permitted to reopen Monday, by state decree, and they got off to a promising start despite the restrictive dining environment.

It’s Time To Open Beaches and Economy

Amelia Island faces a dilemma. The island has a tourism-based economy, with no tourists. 2,700 people from the local tourism industry have been suddenly cast to the unemployment lines.