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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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Citrus Spinach & Rice Salad

Ingredients: 2 cups instant brown rice, uncooked 1 pkg. (6 oz.) baby spinach leaves 1 large orange, peeled, sectioned OR 1 can of mandarin oranges 1/4 cup red onion slices 1/2 cup Light Catalina Low Fat Dressing Directions: Prepare rice…
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Suspect Gouging At The Pumps, Who Do You Call?

By: Nick Deonas With the ever rising cost of fuel today we seem to be constantly talking about how fast prices will rise at the filling stations. Just before and right after hurricane it seemed to be the green light…
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The Godfather

It is easy to make the connection between this drink and The Godfather series of movies. What else could you name a drink of

Free Jazz Concert

Sunday, Oct 5, 2008 2:00 – 5:00 PM at Amelia Park (Behind the YMCA) Jazz Festival to Award Scholarship The Amelia Island Jazz Festival Board of Directors has decided to award a

Pirate Party Sneak Preview

Tickets available online at: www.FernandinaPirates.com Open to the public The Fernandina Pirates Club 35 Anniversary Ball Live music by: Blistur This will sell out – get your tickets NOW! Costumes Required

Things-to-Do in Fernandina Beach

October 4, 2008 – Amelia Island is hosting the Atlantic Coast Triathlon, giving visitors and residents a chance to swim, bike and run through the incredible scenery that has made Amelia one of the country’s top five favorite island destinations.

Things We Didn’t Already Know, but Should

I’ve been using aluminum foil for more years than I care to remember. Great stuff, but sometimes it can be a pain. You know, like when you are in the middle of doing something and you try to pull some…
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Low Country Boil Amelia Island Style

By: Jamie D. Low county boils are very popular in the fall here on Amelia Island. As the nights are getting cooler and the shrimp remain plentiful, the 2008 season is shaping up nicely. This is a fun meal to…
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What to do This Friday Night

October 3, 2008 – The Historic Fernandina Business Association is proud to present SOUNDS ON CENTRE. This free community concert is held the First

Blueberry Creamsicle

I found this recipe while visiting the OVAL Vodka Website. I also found out they are sponsoring a cocktail recipe contest