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After three years of work, including more than a dozen public meetings, workshops and online surveys, St Augustine’s Historic Preservation Master Plan is finally ready to be adopted.

Spirit Airlines

Another airline is setting up shop at the Jacksonville International Airport (JIA).

Aerial view of downtown Jacksonville.
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Mayor Lenny Curry announced last week that the credit rating agency Fitch had given the City of Jacksonville a historic best AAA credit rating, but what does that mean?

Consultant: Rebrand All Of Northeast Florida As 'Jacksonville'

Sep 19, 2018
Jay Schlichter / Jacksonville Daily Record

The seven-county region should be rebranded and needs to work together to make it “the highest performing economy in the nation,” according to a 62-page marketing and strategic plan titled “Elevate Northeast Florida.”

Westside High Student Critically Injured in Jacksonville Shooting

Sep 19, 2018

A student from Westside High School was shot Wednesday morning while walking to his bus stop. A school bus driver rushed him to a nearby fire station, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

Pinellas County Public Schools

Duval Public Schools Superintendent Diana Greene said at Tuesday’s school board workshop, she’s willing to compromise with the showing of videos teaching students what to do if an active assailant were to come on campus, by not showing them to the youngest students.

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The city of St. Augustine has extended the deadline for people to take an online survey about what a major thoroughfare into the city, King Street, should look like.

Smokey and the Bandit edition Trans Am at a car show
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Locals who want a shot at the Hollywood spotlight can apply to be an extra in a major motion picture shoot coming up on Monday, Sept. 24, in St. Marys, Georgia.

Barrington Development

Renderings for a downtown Jacksonville resort at the site of the never-completed Berkman II have been released.

The Jacksonville Daily Record

SunTrust Bank customers have experienced a third day of difficulties accessing their accounts after a routine technical upgrade Sunday knocked out its digital banking platforms.

Fred Cotten's BBQ Moving To Springfield's 4th & Main

Sep 18, 2018
The Jaxson

Located at 2623 North Main Street, the original Fred Cotten’s opened its doors in 1946, according to our partner, The Jaxson.

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About 50 low income parents trying to go to college and afford daycare at the same time will be getting some financial help.

Via The Jacksonville Daily Record

Ashco Inc. intends to develop a retail building at 725 Skymarks Drive in River City Marketplace.

Following his success in the August primary, Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Gillum says he believes he’ll win Duval County in the general election.

Jacksonville CFO Mike Weinstein Is Retiring

Sep 17, 2018

Mike Weinstein, the city's chief financial officer, is retiring effective Nov. 9. His last day in his office at City Hall will be Sept. 28.