Florida’s Seaports Open And Ready To Help Solve Supply Chain Crisis

— Steve’s Marketplace — Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace. Gov. Ron DeSantis has been called a lot of things, especially by the ever-critical state/national media. Things like reckless, irresponsible, a diehard Trump supporter.  But never Santa Claus. This could apparently change.  Appearing at JAXPORT […]

Fernandina’s October Scaled-Down Shrimp Festival Was A Pumpkin-Smashing Success

Let’s hold the original Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival in May, plus abbreviated Shrimp Festival “version 2.0” in October.

Flocking South — High-Tech Businesses And Households Moving To Florida

Wall Street darling, Cathie Wood, is moving Ark Invest from New York to Florida.

Restaurant Industry Woes May Not Be Temporary

PLATEFULS OF CONCERNS — Severe staffing shortages, food costs mushrooming, and keen culinary competition. Restaurants face many challenges.

Inflationary Trends Irrefutable, Consumer Sentiment At 10-Year Low

Consumer prices rose by an absurd 5.3 percent in August. This year-over-year increase in the CPI is the highest in 13 years.

Blue State Residents Relocating To Red States Like Florida

If an area where people are moving is built on conservative values, it’s reasonable to think newcomers would want to adopt similar policies.

Back To School In Florida

“In Florida, there will be no lockdowns, there will be no school closures, there will be no restrictions and no mandates,” says Governor Ron DeSantis.

Is Brett’s Final Sunset Coming At Current Location?

City of Fernandina Beach may condemn the pier holding popular restaurant, Brett’s Waterway Cafe.