Fernandina City Hall is about as efficient as a ‘Mobile Park Home Owner’s Association’.
It’s sad that the media, that were once the American public’s watchdogs, have morphed into “politically correct bullies”.
The only respite is that every few years there comes another talentless idiot that captivates the media attention. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are just the current flavor of idiocracy.
Rather than being a gateway to the downtown 8th Street has decayed into a gauntlet of rundown buildings and empty sites.
Yes the occasion can be festive, but the message in a commencement speech should convey the truth.
Williams became downright indignant when Mayor Ed Boner rightly asked him how the money is being spent
Dave Scott’s blog this week talks about local police departments, outrageous retirement packages, treasure hunting, Atlanta and more.
And why do they want me to look at pictures of their cat, show me what they are eating for lunch, and insist I forward a religious or political message to others?
When studying empire building, it becomes rapidly clear that there is no distinct line between republic and empire. It’s more or less a natural progression.
Entrepreneurs shake off Fernandina’s restrictive and arbitrary impact fees as a rash of new businesses sprout up downtown
Musings, opinions, observations, questions, and random thoughts on island life, Fernandina Beach and more
Before six-packs, beer was drank in a bar and folks who wanted to take it home filled a small pail called a “growler” to carry it.
City Manager Joe Gerrity was mayor when the fees were imposed and has been suspiciously silent during the controversy
The fact that our city streets are not negotiable in a wheelchair is worsened by injuries and more lawsuits that will inevitably come to our little town
Another interesting piece by local author Dave Scott who has a knack for seeing more than the casual observer.