Wild Song Birds — Bathing Beauties Seen On Amelia Island, Florida

Love birds and gardening? Providing water and planting natives will encourage wild birds to visit yards and help them survive.

RETROSPECT — A Look Back At Last Eight Hurricane Seasons

As we usher in the Christmas holiday season each year when the calendar turns from November to December, we also welcome the end of Atlantic hurricane season. As noted by Nassau County Emergency Management on the very last day of hurricane season, Nov. 30, 2023 (via a Facebook post), “Who’s celebrating?”  When a hurricane season […]

Cumberland’s Hog Control Gets Fed Funds While Removal Of Horses Still Uncertain

Hog control at Cumberland Island National Seashore gained federal funding this year, while the plight of the island’s horses gained national media attention.

Higher School Taxes Are Here To Stay In Nassau County, Florida

Local school taxes have spiked like the summer heat index.

HOLIDAY CHEER — Enjoy Fernandina’s Downtown Glow, Festive Parades & Other Merry Events

Christmas tree lightings, holiday parades, Black Friday Pajama Party, Dickens on Centre festivities, New Year’s Eve “Shrimp Drop” and fireworks at Fernandina Harbor.

Downtown Fernandina’s “Dickens On Centre” Christmas Street Festival

Stage performances, roaming costumed characters, festive parades, evening 3D drone light show (happening three nights).

Two National Parks Within Easy Reach of Amelia Island, Florida

Visit Kingsley Plantation within the Timucuan Ecological Historic Preserve and Cumberland Island National Seashore.

Annual Veterans Day Parade 2023 In Downtown Fernandina

The American Legion Post 54 of Fernandina Beach is once again presenting the Veterans Day parade downtown. The parade is scheduled for Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 11 a.m. Downtown Fernandina Parade Route The traditional parade route will be followed, from Central Park along Ash Street, turning onto 2nd and then heading east on Centre Street […]