Safari Ltd.

The Jacksonville-based toy company Safari Ltd. is planning to open its first retail store, called Toytopia, at the Nocatee Town Center in St. Johns County. 

Barbara Haws

Jacksonville resident Donald Haws was just three weeks shy of his 89th birthday when he succumbed to COVID-19. His daughter Barbara, who contracted the virus while caring for him, said her dad was one of the first patients in Duval County to die of the virus.

Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Skinner Bros. Realty and The PARC Group are adding more retail space at Nocatee Town Center.

Ben & Jerry's Location Will Open At Nocatee Town Center

Oct 7, 2019
Ben & Jerry's
Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Skinner Bros. Realty, along with The PARC Group, has announced that Ben & Jerry’s ice cream will open in the expansion of Nocatee Town Center. 

Baptist HealthPlace To Open In Nocatee Next Summer

Jul 15, 2019
Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Baptist HealthPlace announced Thursday it will open a health and wellness center at Nocatee in St. Johns County by summer 2020.

Via Jacksonville Daily Record

Northeast Florida’s competition among natural foods grocers will heat up next year as Publix Super Markets Inc. opens its first Northeast Florida GreenWise Market in Nocatee.

aerial photo of the site of the future ER
Jacksonville Daily Record

Baptist Health Properties Inc. plans a new stand-alone ER and a new primary care center.

Business Brief: 3 Grocery Stores Coming Soon To Northeast Florida

Oct 26, 2018
GreenWise Market exterior
Jacksonville Daily Record

The Jacksonville area is soon getting another Whole Foods store out at the beaches. That’s as the company last week rolled out curb-side grocery pickup at its Mandarin location, in addition to the delivery service it recently started offering.

And Whole Foods isn’t the only grocery chain expanding in Jacksonville.

Via Jacksonville Daily Record

VanTrust Real Estate LLC is preparing to build the first Park Place office building toward its eventual 675,000-square-foot, 60-acre business park in Nocatee.

plane on runway
Northeast Florida Regional Airport via Facebook

Starting in the spring, the regional airport in St. Augustine will once again offer direct flights to Philadelphia.

The service is resuming as airlines are taking note of the explosive population growth in St. Johns County.

The Nocatee development in the Northern part of the county is one of the fastest-growing areas of the country, and county spokesman Michael Ryan says airlines are taking note.

“For many years, we did not have any passenger flights out of St. Johns County. We had to travel to Jacksonville, Daytona or Orlando,” he said.

New County Road 210/US 1 Overpass Opens

Nov 11, 2014
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A new overpass on St. Johns County Road 210 opened to the public Tuesday.

Kevin Meerschaert


Governor Rick Scott joined St. Johns County officials on Monday to cut the ribbon on the new corporate headquarters for Advanced Disposal in Nocatee. The company is expanding and will eventually bring an additional 85 jobs to the area.

Advanced Disposal also considered downtown Jacksonville, Atlanta, Milwaukee and Charlotte as relocation sites.

Chairman and CEO Charlie Appleby says the Nocatee location was a great fit for the needs of the company.