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1 hr ago | Historic City News

Dems will host non-partisan candidates

The St. Johns Democratic Party reported to Historic City News that invitations have been extended for an open meet-and-greet forum for candidates in the Primary and General Elections whose contests are non-partisan; such as Circuit Court Judge, Mosquito Control Board, Airport Authority, and City Commission.

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5 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Truck accident shuts down I-95 southbound at 207 Monday night

Some of the thousands of empty soda cans strewn all over I-95 southbound after Monday night's truck accident on the Florida 207 overpass.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

News 4 Jax

Accident closes southbound I-95 at SR 207

The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office is on the scene of a crash on Interstate 95 involving two tractor-trailers.

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News 4 Jax

Denver Cook

Government Priorities need to be reset to match community/family priorities placing Education, Infrastructure and Public Safety FIRST.

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News 4 Jax

Man accused of capital sexual battery of child

A 57-year-old St. Johns County man was arrested Friday on charges of capital sexual battery and sexual battery on a victim between the ages of 12 and 18. He is charged with committing sexual battery on a child younger than 12 and again on that same child while older than 12. Detectives began the investigation last Thursday after the victim, now in ... (more)

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Business Journal

F&G Construction building $2.1 million Nocatee fire station

F&G Construction General Contractors Inc. is building a $2.1 million fire station at Nocatee in St. Johns County.

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Related Topix: Nocatee, FL

Historic City News

Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of the party

Floridians face a Monday 5:00 p.m. deadline to register to vote in the August 26 Primary Election; an election in which many St Johns County voters will decide the outcome some important election contests.

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Related Topix: St. Augustine, FL

Historic City News

Republican Assembly holds annual convention

At the invitation of Assembly president, Eric West, Historic City News editor Michael Gold attended Saturday's annual convention of the St. Johns County Republican Assembly.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Ron DeSantis, US News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Examiner.com

Afghanistan Veteran Receives New Home

Homes For Our Troops held their 3rd key ceremony in St. Johns County since 2011.

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Related Topix: St. Augustine, FL, US Military, US Marine Corps, US Politics, Representative Ron DeSantis, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

News 4 Jax

Kelly Dawn Barrera

Family: I have been happily married 27 years to Gil Barrera. We have a 23 year-old son and a 19 year-old daughter.

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Related Topix: Davis College

Jacksonville Jaguars

Camp Battles: Wide Receiver

A total of 13 training camp practice sessions will be open to the public for viewing over the first 20 days including the scrimmage inside EverBank Field on Saturday, August 2. PRACTICE IS FREE TO ATTEND BUT FANS MUST REGISTER BELOW AND SHOW PROOF OF THE RSVP AT THE ENTRANCE BEFORE ENTERING.

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Related Topix: Arts, Painting

Sat Jul 26, 2014

St. Augustine Record

St. Johns County commission candidates against sales tax increase

Primary candidates for two St. Johns County Commission seats had different ideas about how the county's finances could be improved.

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Click Orlando

Cops: Man sets breezeway on fire

South Daytona police say a man who tried to set an apartment building on fire is now in the hospital.

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Related Topix: South Daytona, FL

WESH-TV

Police: Arsonist hurt while starting apartment fire

The fire erupted around 9:42 a.m., when a man -- who police have identified as Arthur Lee Avery -- beat on the apartment door at 1685 South Ridgewood Ave., reportedly yelling for someone named Dred.

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Related Topix: Fire, South Daytona, FL

St. Augustine Record

Feeding the meters, community through Farm to Family

One of three Farm to Family collection boxes in St. Augustine is located in the Starving Artist Gallery on Cuna Street.

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Related Topix: St. Augustine, FL, Family, Kids

Historic City News

FDOT road repairs and maintenance report

Laurie Sanderson reported the following St Augustine and St Johns County locations to Historic City News where the Florida Department of Transportation will be conducting roadwork that is expected to have an impact on driving, beginning this morning and continuing through the coming week.

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Related Topix: St. Augustine, FL

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Fact Check: Religious song by Diamond Rio wasn't censored as much as it was ignored

A post on Facebook and various blogs claim that radio stations around the country didn't play the song "In God We Still Trust" by the group Diamond Rio because Congress and President Barack Obama said it offends too many people and should be banned.

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Related Topix: Diamond Rio, Country, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

News 4 Jax

St Johns County Marine closes lifeguard towers

FULL FORECAST COMING UP IN ABOUT 8 MINUTES. THANK YOU JOHN. BECAUSE OF THE STORM SAINT JNS COUNTY MARINE RESCUE CLOSED ALL LIFE GUARD TOWERS FOR THE REST OF THE DAY.

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Related Topix: Weather

News 4 Jax

Big rigs crash, cause I-95 backup

Two tractor-trailers were involved in a crash in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95, just north of International Golf Parkway, on Friday afternoon.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Chase-JAXUSA survey finds Northeast Florida optimism

The 2014 Chase-JAXUSA Partnership Pulse of the Consumer Survey, presented today, finds that two-thirds of Northeast Floridians are optimistic that the local economy and job market are stable or improving.

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Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government

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