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Marketplace Spring

Are Fernandina Beach City Officials Representing Residents?

Fernandina Beach residents have been left to wonder if city officials are representing them. Time and again, city officials – both elected and unelected – make dodgy decisions threatening our idyllic lifestyle here.

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Fernandina Forefathers Displayed Foresight

Fernandina Beach is “a delightful town with historic flavor, industrial grit and a gift-box assortment of amenities. It is something to behold — tourists flock here for that reason.”

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Signs of the Times: Fernandina Businesses Close Doors

New signs decorated the storefront windows of two businesses on Centre Street in Fernandina Beach this past week. Fernandina General Store and Indigo Alley are two historic Centre Street businesses that have closed. Many small businesses are struggling to stay alive right now.

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Amelia Island Plantation’s Deep-Pocketed Knight

The Omni Amelia Island Plantation and the Sawgrass Marriott Resort are heading in somewhat different directions. Both are premier destinations that fell on hard times, but only the Plantation has truly regained its footing.