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Fernandina Beach Alcohol Ordinance

In November, Commissioner Eric Childers placed an item on the agenda to allow the serving of alcohol at city facilities. The commissioners agreed to pursue the issue further by a 3-2 vote.

Holiday Pops

Title: Holiday PopsLocation: Ocean Club on AIPDescription: Amelia Residents in Action for the Symphony, (ARIAS) has arranged the entire evening – dinner at the Ocean Club, concert tickets and round trip transportation to the Jacksonville Symphony Orchesta\’s \”Holiday Pops\’ performance…
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Jobs on Amelia Island

Search Amelia does not currently post classified ads, but since it is Thanksgiving Week, I am in a great mood and good jobs are difficult to find, I thought to myself, ‚ÄúSelf, why not?‚Äù So ‚Äì here you are folks…
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New Local Calendar of Events

Don’t miss our new addition to the Search Amelia Web site. We now have a Calendar of Events including local happenings and there is A LOT happening this holiday season – so go ahead

Free Postcards to Our Troops

Contributed by: Melody Dawkins Xerox has partnered with Give2TheTroops, the Boys and Girls Clubs, print shops and other corporations to send millions of postcard messages to our troops. Click Here to send your free postcard.

Humane Society Dog Park to Open

The Nassau Humane Society Dog Park will open next to the shelter near the airport on December 1 in Fernandina Beach. There are four bathing stations, 1.3 acres for the dogs to run on and a swimming pool for them

Annual Alternative Gift Market

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, on the corner of 8th Street and Atlantic is hosting the Eighth Annual Alternative Gift Market. Sales from handmade gifts from organizations like

The Credit Vise is Tightening

By: Nick Deonas The Fed has finally put together a bail out program for the banking industry. Remember the days of the savings and loan fiasco? Remember the RTC, or Resolution Trust, put together by the government to bail them…
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Wellness Coordinator Appointed for Osprey Village

Osprey Village at Amelia Island Plantation, a full-service retirement community, has hired Lynne Starling for the role of Wellness Coordinator. Starling has 20 years experience in the fitness industry with an appropriate background as senior specialist. She will be responsible…
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Contest to Conserve Energy

FPU, Florida Public Utilities, has kicked off an energy conservation contest that will award residential electric customers for reducing energy consumption by implementing energy efficient practices in their homes. “The FPU Energy Conservation Challenge is going to be a fun