WANTED: Public Feedback On Plans For Seven Amelia Island Beach Parks

See preliminary design plans, give input on Amelia Island’s beach parks: (1) North Beach, (2) Main Beach (3) Seaside Park, (4) Peters Point, (5) Scott Rd. access, (6) Burney Park & (7) South end access.

Amelia Island’s Fourth of July 2022 Fireworks, Patriotic Concerts & Celebrations

It’s America’s biggest summer holiday weekend. Browse highlighted Fourth of July happenings in Fernandina Beach.

Banking On Drive Market, New Owner Acquires Two Amelia Island Hotels

The Amelia Hotel and Ocean Coast Hotel “are situated in one of America’s leading drive-to destination markets, which saw over 1.3 million visitors in 2021.”

Ramifications Of Proposed Amelia Island High-Rise Development On South End

Editor’s note: Contributing columnist, Steve Nicklas, expresses his views and insight on various topics in Marketplace. — Steve’s Marketplace — Life is full of change. And Nassau County is experiencing a centenarian’s lifetime of it.  Our once-rural area is quickly becoming populated, densely in some places. This has ramifications for municipalities, schools, public safety, infrastructure, […]

Seashore Wanderlust — Ready To Explore Cumberland Island, GA?

Take a 45-minute voyage aboard a ferry for a pleasant excursion to reach this largely wild sea island at the Florida-Georgia border.

Right Whale Festival, Free Admission Event At Fernandina’s Main Beach

A fun, family-friendly, educational festival. Celebrate the winter arrival of this critically-endangered species to coastal waters off northeast Florida and Georgia, where whales give birth and nurse calves.

Sea Turtle Nesting Activity Subsides As Fall Arrives At The Florida-Georgia Border

As the calendar turns to September, it’s a surprise to find a new sea turtle nest. Instead, mostly happening this time of year is the emergence of hatchlings.

North Florida Land Trust To Host Two American Beach-Focused Events

Trolley tour of American Beach followed by speakers, jazz music, and food. Fundraising for “Amelia Forever”.