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March 2017

First Coast Opera is busy group

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  Saint Augustine-based First Coast Opera (FCO), northeast Florida’s only professional opera company, announces a series of upcoming events. First the organization is providing two free master classes for aspiring [Read More]

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Community news: 5K run, concert set

VILANO EVENTS The Viliano 5K run/walk over the Vilano Bridge begins at 8 a.m. March 18. Also planned that day is the silent auction with a variety of spectacular items from San Sebastian Winery, Ancient City Brewing, Franscenes, Edibles by Elaine, [Read More]

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lots happening at the lighthouse

The St. Augustine Lighhouse announces a series of upcoming events beginning with Night Fest and the Lighthouse 5K (4:30 p.m.) and Fun Run (5:30 p.m. ) March 4. This family-oriented event continues from 4 to 8 p.m. Highlights include climbing the [Read More]

March 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lend a hand to North Beaches residents

A message from the North Shores Improvement Association: “It has been almost 5 months since the hurricane and many of us are either just getting back into our homes or are still displaced. Since closing down the donation centers around town, [Read More]

March 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Putnam speaks to agriculture gathering

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam was featured as keynote speaker at the St. Johns County Chamber of Commerce Economic Development Council’s (EDC) quarterly breakfast on Feb.24. The agriculture focused [Read More]

March 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Potholder memories

  By SALLY COWAN I remember making potholders as a child.  I loved the colors and I would try and match them to the colors in my mother’s kitchen.  But where did potholders come from?  They weren’t mentioned before the 1900’s.  [Read More]

March 2, 2017 // 0 Comments