Provided by Wildcrafters Tea & Kava Bar

What’s being billed as Jacksonville’s first booze-free bar is opening Wednesday near Five Points.

Riverside Avenue's Former Fire Station No. 5 Is Up For Bid

Nov 14, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

Anyone interested in buying the vacant Fire Station No. 5 building in Brooklyn has 30 days to bid on it.

Derby House Diner's Facebook page

The Derby House Diner in Five Points has closed.

Sun-Ray Cinema Plans 2nd Theater At Former Mandarin Kmart

Oct 2, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

Sun-Ray Cinema, the independent Five Points movie theater, announced plans to expand into the former Kmart space at 9600 San Jose Blvd. in Mandarin.

Vacant Unity Plaza Retail Space At 220 Riverside Is Sold

Aug 19, 2019
2018 file photo of Unity Plaza at 220 Riverside.
Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

The vacant Unity Plaza retail space at 220 Riverside is under new ownership.

Business Brief: City Officials Propose Buying Old Fire House No. 5 Property

Jul 22, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

City officials want to purchase the old Fire Station No. 5 property on Riverside Avenue from Fidelity National Financial Inc.

Property owner-developer Edward Skinner Jones wants to demolish and rebuild a structure in the Shoppes of Avondale and open the area’s third Southern Grounds & Co. coffee shop.

Zoning Exception Approved For Jazzy’s On To Serve Alcohol, Have Sidewalk Seating

Apr 9, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

The Jacksonville Planning Commission approved a zoning exception Thursday to allow Jazzy’s Restaurant and Lounge at 901 King St. to serve alcohol and have sidewalk seating on King Street.

Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

The Cummer Museum Of Art and Gardens will be able to put a stronger emphasis on its gardens thanks to a $1.5 million endowment.

Planning Commission Recommends Approval For 19 New Riverside Homes

Jan 7, 2019
Via Jacksonville Daily Record

The Jacksonville Planning Commission has recommended approval for 19 new homes proposed on College Street.

Redevelopment Plan Scrapped For CenterState Bank Property On King Street In Riverside

Dec 28, 2018
exterior of bank
Jacksonville Daily Record

Plans for the redevelopment of the CenterState Bank property at 1232 King St. appear to be delayed.

The Riverside Avondale Preservation newsletter reports the proposed redevelopment plans from the potential purchaser are scrapped.

The Derby On Park in Five Points is closing Sunday, December 30.

Construction On Vista Brooklyn Apartments To Begin Soon

Nov 27, 2018
Via The Jacksonville Daily Record

Construction of the Vista Brooklyn high-rise apartment project will begin in the next two months after developers secured a mortgage for the property.

Circe LeNoble / WJCT

If you’ve listened to a StoryCorps segment on Morning Edition, you might wish you could preserve a bit of your own past as well. And now you can in Jacksonville.

Jacksonville Daily Record

Five Points Tavern and Dahlia’s Pour House are on tap for new uses.