Southside Jacksonville

Fireworks are pictured being launched from the Acosta Bridge in Downtown Jacksonville on Nov. 30, 2019.

This year the city of Jacksonville is expanding its fireworks show to six locations around town.

The Party Shop

At its height, The Party Shop employed more than 100 people and its products were staples at birthday parties and Halloween bashes across Jacksonville.

280-Unit Apartment Project Proposed Along Philips Highway

Dec 2, 2019
Jacksonville Daily Record

England-Thims & Miller Inc. filed civil engineering plans with the St. Johns River Water Management District and the city for Stanmore Wells Creek.

Jacksonville Daily Record

The city approved a permit Monday for Material Handling Systems Inc. to install an almost $30.7 million conveyor system at the United Parcel Service Inc. distribution center under development in South Jacksonville.

Chef Kenny Gilbert's Facebook page

Chef Kenny Gilbert has closed his Gilbert’s Social restaurant at 4021 Southside Blvd.

The St. Johns Riverkeeper, Lisa Rinaman (right), speaking with Donna Lerrin.
Brendan Rivers / WJCT News

The St. Johns Riverkeeper is lending support to a group of residents who oppose the rezoning of more than 5,300 acres of timberland on Jacksonville’s Southside to allow for future development.

Estuary LLC's attorney, Paul Harden, speaks to residents at the Southeast Regional Library.
Brendan Rivers / WJCT News

A zoning workshop on Jacksonville’s Southside got heated Wednesday night as residents voiced their concerns over 5,300 acres of timberland that could be rezoned to allow for development.

Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

A park project that has been in the making since 2002 has finally opened in the Tinseltown area on Jacksonville’s Southside.


Competition among Southside area movie theaters will soon be increasing.

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An effort between the Jacksonville’s Sheriff’s Office and local hotels could help improve the safety of hotels and motels.

Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

After years of delays, construction of a city park that was started but never completed is about to get underway.

CAN Community Health

A new HIV clinic is open on Jacksonville’s Southside.

Via The Jacksonville Daily Record

Retail follows rooftops, and that’s what’s happening with eTown.