• 1936 Dusenberg SJN Wins Top Award at 2013 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance
    Amelia Concours,  Spring

    Collector Autos Worth $55 Million Sold in 2 Days on Amelia Island, Florida

    It was a duesy of a weekend on Amelia Island. See scenes of the 18th Annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance 2013 at the seaside setting of Golf Club of Amelia, Summer Beach, adjacent to The Amelia Island Ritz-Carlton. Sensational collector cars were showcased on this tiny barrier island in northeast Florida, bursting at its shores with automotive enthusiasts. This event of global appeal brings investors of rare collector cars, motorheads, automotive experts, top industry journalists, and car lovers in general. The top single sale on Amelia Island over the weekend was a 1935 Duesenberg Model SJ Convertible Coupe that sold…

  • Ford’s GT40 “centerpiece” of 2013 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance.
    Spring

    TOP POSH EVENT: Highlights of Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance March 2013

    Amelia Island in northeast Florida hosts an elite event each March not to be missed, even if you're not a car buff. It's a time of glamour, glitz and gleaming chrome. There will be more treasure than the pirates (who once roamed Amelia Island’s shores) could have ever imagined. A single automobile can surpass the value of a high-end oceanfront property on this tiny resort island during the March weekend, at the Amelia Concours d’Elegance.

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    FLORIDA GARDENING WORKSHOP: Make Rain Barrel, Take Home & Install

    NASSAU COUNTY, FLORIDA GARDENING: Participate in a "make and take" session. Features making a water conserving rain barrel for your yard. Discussed will be the merits of water conservation and the ease of using rain water for gardening. This class will provide rain barrels which will be fitted for use in residential landscape homes.

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    Marketplace

    NASSAU COUNTY PARENTS: Learn About College Financial Aid February 24

    Sometimes, students and their families have to be educated about higher education. "College Goal Sunday," the statewide event involves informative sessions and assistance with filling out federal financial-aid forms. Help is here and near for high school seniors and their parents at the Florida State College Nassau Center campus in Yulee on Feb. 24, 2013 from 1 to 4 pm.