Jacksonville Landing

Sleiman Enterprises

The downtown riverfront may soon be seeing a big change.

A new proposal from Jacksonville Landing owner Toney Sleiman would tear down the landmark building, and put two mixed-use structures in its place featuring apartments, restaurants, shopping and possibly a hotel.

Comedy, storefront art, and one big country music concert are what's happening this weekend on the First Coast.

Lindsey Kilbride / WJCT

One Spark is a festival for creators to get funding for their projects, but as one local business can attest, being a One Spark creator isn't all about dollars and cents.

One of barhopping events and men's lifestyle website Thrillist's Miami-based writers posted this list of attractions they say make Jacksonville worth visiting.

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Full redevelopment could be in store for one of Jacksonville’s best known waterfront venues, and the Bold City isn’t the only metro hoping to capitalize on a waterfront business revival.

City of Jacksonville

Jacksonville Landing owner Toney Sleiman and Mayor Alvin Brown both want to build an entirely new plaza at the waterfront location.

The Central Florida Water Initiative, Toney Sleiman, and a freeze watch are in the headlines today.

The Jacksonville Landing, Governor Rick Scott, and Rep. Alan Grayson are in the headlines today.

Fifth World Art / Flickr

A public workshop is set for tonight looking at the future of The Jacksonville Landing.

Bail set for JIA bomb hoax suspect, the Klan writes to city school board members, and a possible rash of attempted child abductions are in the headlines this morning.

Creator Series: One Spark How-To Guide

Apr 17, 2013
Rebecca Farmer

Elton Rivas is the co-creator of the One Spark Festival. Last week I sat down with him and learned “how to One Spark.” Rivas told me he was excited about how this will transform Jacksonville.

“I think honestly we are most excited about the things we don’t know [are] going to happen," says Rivas. "We have heard some rumblings of some really cool stuff to put on during One Spark. We are just really excited to see this come to life and see what our community can be.”

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