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City to honor Lastinger family

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The City of St. Augustine will recognize one of the community’s most generous benefactors of historic preservation when the Adelaide Sanchez Award for Historic Preservation, Restoration, Education and Interpretation is presented May 14 to Allen and Delores Lastinger and the Lastinger Family Foundation.

The award nomination was made by Commissioner Nancy Sikes-Kline and supported unanimously by the entire Commission at its April 9 meeting.

The presentation of the Adelaide Sanchez Award to the Lastinger Family Foundation will be on Monday, May 14 at 4:00pm, just prior to the regular meeting of the St. Augustine City Commission. The presentation will be held in the The Alcazar Room, City Hall, 75 King St. and is open to the public and may be viewed live via Government TV/Comcast channel 3 and online at

The city’s annual Citizenship Awards will be presented just prior to the Adelaide Sanchez Award presentation.

To read more about the recipients and the work of the Lastinger Foundation, see the home page story at


Plaza Concerts

Concerts in the Plaza, St. Augustine’s free summer music series, returns for its 28th season serving up some of the best musical entertainment in northeast Florida.

The series includes 14 weeks of two-hour concerts held every Thursday from The Gazebo in the Plaza de la Constitución starting at 7:00pm from May 31 through Aug. 30. For complete information visit

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