For the first time in nearly 50 years, Duval County leaped left, voting for Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. President Donald Trump comfortably carried the rest of the state, with over 51% of the vote.
Despite Duval - dubbed Blueval - voters supporting a Biden/Harris ticket, down-ballot candidates elected to office were mostly Republican.
Six-Day Marathon Fundraiser
Michael Freed, a Jacksonville lawyer, is running six consecutive marathons to help Jacksonville Area Legal Aid. The multi-marathon fundraiser kicks off on November 16 at the Tallahassee courthouse and finishes at the Duval County Courthouse on November 21.
Cowford Chop Shop
Downtown Jacksonville’s Cowford Chophouse is adapting and innovating as the pandemic continues. It recently launched the Cowford Chop Shop, a fresh meat program for guests to purchase various high-quality and exclusive meat cuts.
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