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  1. North Florida roadways to become 'pay for play'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    With fuel prices somewhat stabilized and vehicles becoming more fuel efficient with each model year, St. Johns County commuters to the Jacksonville area might be saving a little change these days. From the view of the Florida Department of Transportation, there really isn't any other option if motorists want timely action.

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  2. Business in 2014: Hire a millennial, learn social media, or dieRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    When the social media gurus started pounding the drums several years back about the power of the medium to attract business and make sales, I will admit I wondered if this were a big wave of hype, a way for marketing types to make money from businesses who, at the time, were dying to attract any customer with a pulse. I didn't downplay social media - nobody in the news business could possibly ignore new communication tools and hope to survive.

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  3. Identity released of Orlando bicyclist killed Monday on U.S. 1 in St. Johns CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A 53-year-old bicyclist hit by a motorist on U.S. 1 was killed Monday night in St. Johns County. Bruce Lyndell Johnson of Orlando was peddling southbound on the other side of U.S. 1 about 9:50 p.m. near Brainard Drive when he was hit, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  4. Kazakh women's visit to Nocatee help get beyond images of 'Borat' and 'Mean Girls'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Financial News & Daily Record

    Two years ago, Ray spent a semester at Kazakhstan's Kazakh Economic University. The director of marketing for The PARC Group taught at the school's English club and shared insights into American culture.

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  5. Bicycle rider crashes into oncoming car and killedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Historic City News

    ... gs at the time of the crash. No charges have been filed at this time. Johnson was stabilized at the scene by St Johns County emergency medical personnel and transported to Flagler hospital; where he was pronounced dead. 1 comment

  6. County withdraws offer to Veterans AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Historic City News

    The contentious relationship between the US Veterans Administration and St Johns County continues with the county withdrawing one option from consideration after Historic City News learned that there has been no response from the government agency regarding their local Community Based Outpatient Clinic. According to a letter from St Johns County Administrator Michael D. Wanchick to VA Contracting Officer Tammiko Newell in Washington, DC, the county expressed interest in providing interim space for the Community Based Outpatient Clinic in the new Health and Human Services Building on San Sebastian View.

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  7. Giant peace sign formed in HastingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    More than 125 people gathered Sept. 20 in the Al Wilkie Field in Hastings to celebrate International Day of Peace.

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  8. Pedro Menendez senior learns more about the Oldest CityRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    It's common to be a hard worker in the senior year of high school, but Pedro Menendez High School senior Ben Damus gives it a whole new meaning. 450th Youth Ambassador Ben Damus does it all.

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  9. Local briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    A team of assessors from the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation will arrive Nov. 5 for three days to examine all aspects of the St. Augustine Beach Police Department's policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. As part of the on-site assessment in November, agency members and the general public are invited to offer comments to the assessment team.

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  10. As Real estate sales slowed nationally, St. Johns County activity remained steadyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    Although pending sales of homes slowed across the country in August, local real estate professionals aren't seeing troubling signs in the St. Johns County market. A release Monday from the National Association of Realtors said pending home sales slowed in August but were still at the second-highest level over the past year.

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  11. Pedestrian hit on U.S. 1 SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    St. Johns County Fire Rescue is on the scene of a pedestrian hit by a vehicle at the 3700 block of U.S. 1 South.

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  12. Board of County Commission Regular Meeting ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2014 | Historic City News

    The St. Johns County Board of County Commission Meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays each month commencing at 9:00 am in the St. Johns County Auditorium located at 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, FL. The Board reserves the right to cancel and or change the meeting schedule as needed.

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  13. New Health Planning council CEO settling into her new roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    With less than a month on the job, Deanna McDonald is still growing into her new role as CEO of the Health Planning Council of Northeast Florida - as well as the corner office she occupies in the organization's headquarters on Forsyth Street. "I could probably use some artwork on the walls, right?" McDonald joked a recent sit-down with the Business Journal.

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  14. Music by the Sea extends concert season for one more weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Augustine Record

    ... President. "The Civic Association was thrilled to work with both the City of St Augustine Beach and St Johns County Parks to make this concert happen. We wanted to say thank you to our patrons for the record breaking year we experienced this summer" ...

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  15. TPO Draft Cost Feasible Plan Public MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Historic City News

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public meeting has been scheduled with St. Johns County Commissioner Rachael Bennett and City Commissioner Nancy Sikes-Kline, both members of the Transportation Planning Organization. The meeting will be held on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. in the St. Johns County Administration Building, Executive Conference Room, 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, FL 32084.

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  16. Vilano Beach Overlay District Public WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Historic City News

    St. Johns County will be holding a public meeting/workshop regarding various amendments to the St. Johns County Comprehensive Plan and the Land Development Code on October 6th, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. in the first floor conference room of the Permit Center building at 4040 Lewis Speedway, St. Augustine, FL 32084. The discussion will cover subject matter regarding amendments to the Transfer of Development Rights policy within the Vilano Beach Overlay District.

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  17. CorrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | St. Augustine Record

    In a Sept. 23 story about a transportation public meeting, some information presented was outdated, according to North Florida Transportation Planning Organization.

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  18. Identity of man in submerged vehicle releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | St. Augustine Record

    The individual has been identified as 18-year-old St. Johns County resident Jahvaun De'Andre Carriere, according to Cmdr. Chuck Mulligan of the Sheriff's Office.

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  19. Local attorneys McGillin, Schmidt-Alpers among six finalists for 7th Circuit judgeshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | St. Augustine Record

    The list was released Thursday and has been submitted to Gov. Rick Scott. He will choose the new judge from that list.

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  20. Man found dead in car submerged in St. Johns County retention pond identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Florida Times-Union

    A man was found dead inside a car Saturday afternoon in a retention pond in St. Johns County, according to the Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to the 1200 block of Roberts Road about 1 p.m. Saturday after reports that a vehicle was submerged in a retention pond, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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