"Talipariti Hibiscus," a bright, lemon yellow hibiscus native to Japan, is one flower that Gardening Columnist Lee McDonald would like to try planting in the Beaches area soon. (photo submitted)
The new Atlantic Beach Public Safety Building. (photo by Chelsea Wiggs)
This rendering shows a possible design for a new high-end restaurant to go into the former J. Johnson Gallery site. (graphic provided)
This oil painting is titled “Sweeter than Honey.”
Gov. Rick Scott visited Angie's Subs in Jacksonville Beach. (photo by Chelsea Wiggs)
Sarah DosSantos, Delaney Porazinski, Ramey Neace and Jacob Valenzuela. (photo submitted)

News Stories

St. Johns County – Due to utility and drainage improvements, County Road 210 will experience temporary night closures between Alternate CR 210 and Valley Ridge Boulevard from 7 p.m.

AB Preservation will host a town hall meeting Thursday, June 29, from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

New water meters are being installed throughout Jacksonville Beach. Door hangers announcing the change will be posted at properties prior to the work being done.

The community will get a chance to weigh in on proposed changes to a revised special events policy for Jacksonville Beach.

Sports

The North American Soccer League game between Jacksonville Armada FC and Puerto Rico FC originally scheduled for June 26 was postponed due to inclement weather and concerns for player safety.

Celebrate the Fourth of July with bay scallops. State waters from the westernmost point of St.

Ponte Vedra's Sophie Membrino tackled World Golf's King & Bear course and St.

Jay Monahan

Visitors to The Players Championship last month were impressed with all the changes on the course that have been made over the past year. But there were other changes that weren’t as visible.

Obituaries

Yvonne M. Burke, age 82, of Jacksonville Beach, Florida died June 22, 2017. A Celebration of life will be held June 28, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.

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