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City Commission Rejects Turtle Protection Proposal

City Commission Rejects Turtle Protection Proposal

The City of Fernandina Beach loves the sea turtles that nest on its shores. But it appears love has limits. At the meeting Tuesday, commissioners rejected a proposal to restrict outdoor lighting and penalize violators who would shine their lights without special bulbs...
Shrimp Festival – Street Closures

Shrimp Festival – Street Closures

Judie Mackie sends the following report on street closures and preparations for Shrimp Festival: As historic Fernandina Beach prepares for the 54th Annual Isle of Eight Flag’s Shrimp Festival, presented by Baptist Medical Center-Nassau, there are street and parking...
Cleaning Up for Mother Earth

Cleaning Up for Mother Earth

Hundreds of city and county residents cleaned the garage Saturday and demonstrated support for the environment through the responsible disposal of hazardous materials. It was Earth Day. Cars piled with paint cans, paper, televisions, tires, batteries, cell phones,...
Who, What, When, Where, and WHY???

Who, What, When, Where, and WHY???

By Dale Martin In many ways similar to the town in Connecticut that I served prior to Fernandina Beach, I am somewhat physically isolated from my professional peers. Other than Nassau County’s Mr. Ted Selby and Ms. Shanea Jones, I have had no opportunity to interact...