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  1. First ViaAir flight lands in St. AugustineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM Ed Wuellner, executive director of the St. Augustine St. Johns County airport authority, greets his wife Kim Wuellner with flowers as she gets off the first ViaAir flight from Charlotte to land at the Northeast Florida Regional Airport in St. Augustine on Friday, December 19, 2014. Kim Wuellner drove to Charlotte to take the inaugural flight.

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  2. Empty Stocking Fund: Elderly couple has little but loveRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    For an elderly St. Johns County couple, Christmas will be filled with love, but physical ailments and financial burdens will limit festivities. The couple has been living in a small apartment, but will move to a mobile home soon where the rent is cheaper.

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  3. Construction theft rises as home building picks upRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTLV

    St. Johns County, Fla. -- Construction theft is on increase as home building on the First Coast is returning to levels it has not seen in years.

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  4. Cold Noses: Adoptable Pets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Cold Noses, the Times-Union's weekly pet column, features pets available for adoption at local government-run shelters. For more information and photos of all the animals featured, go to Jacksonville.com/coldnoses.

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  5. St. Johns woman missing, was last seen with registered sex offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A St. Johns County woman last known to live with a registered sex offender has been reported missing by her family who learned the offender's ankle bracelet was cut off, the Sheriff's Office said Friday. Betty Jean Herring, 57, of St. Augustine was last heard from Monday night by her son, Bobby Lewis, 36. The Sheriff's Office said Herring was living with her boyfriend, 43-year-old Joseph Raymond Tavernia of the 4800 block of County Road 208.

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  6. Missing woman possibly with missing sex offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTLV

    ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- Authorities are asking for public's help in located a missing 57-year-old St. Augustine woman with known medical issues.

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  7. Unemployment rate for St. Johns County down again in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    As the unemployment rate in Florida continues its steady decline, St. Johns County has remained one of the state's best places for job seekers. According to data released Friday by the U.S. Department of Labor, St. Johns County had an unemployment rate of 4.7 percent in November, not seasonally adjusted.

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  8. Rick's Family and Friends annual Christmas celebration mealRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Historic City News

    ... Finding a place to hold this year's event was a challenge; but, according to Sergeant Chris Parker with the St Johns County Sheriff's Office, the Christmas Day dinner and fellowship was blessed with the opportunity to use the Mark W. Lance Armory at ...

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  9. Number of A-rated, B-rated high schools declines; Duval NE Florida raise grad ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Suzanne Patterson , school counselor, helps Kyla Waye sign up for the ACT exam at Robert E. Lee High, December 18, 2014, in Jacksonville, Florida. Suzanne Patterson has moved from her role as graduation coach to guidance counselor at Lee High.

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  10. St. Johns County Offices Closed - ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Historic City News

    Letter: From the only conservative writer at the Flagler Gargoyle Hannah Bleau Flagler College Class of '14 Dear HCN Editor and Flagler Gargoyle readers: What are we supposed to walk away with as we graduate from college? An increased sense of self? Greater critical thinking skills? A more opened mind? That's what the promise is. [] A Different Kind of Christmas Story Malea Guiriba, Feature Writer Special to Historic City News You know someone, somewhere always has to begin a Christmas story with, "Yes, Virginia - there is a Santa Claus."

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  11. CorrectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    Rabbi Mendel Sharfstein of the Center for Jewish Life-Chabab of St. Johns County's name was misspelled in Thursday's edition of The St. Augustine Record. Sharfstein celebrated the lighting of the Menorah candle in front of the World Golf Hall of Fame Tower on Wednesday night.

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  12. Around the Region: "Box of Love," Winterfest and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    St. Johns County Day School in Orange Park put together boxes of small gifts, called "Box of Love," to 24 children in the Quigley House, Clay County's nonprofit emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence. The City of Atlantic Beach has put out a call for artists who wish to participate in the 12th annual Arts in the Park on April 25. The Johansen Park event is a juried event and space is limited.

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  13. St. Augustine recognizes the homeless who died in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    The homeless of St. Augustine came to First United Methodist Church by the dozens Thursday night for the Annual Candlelight Vigil and Memorial Service. Everyone from the young and old to furry friends gathered in the parking lot of the church in memory of the homeless in St. Johns County who died in 2014.

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  14. St. Johns County residents among latest SJR State graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM St. Augustine residents and St. Johns River State College students Kevin Kopin, Steven Brown, Gloria Ellithorpe and Vanessa Roth talk in a hallway of the Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts on the state college's Orange Park campus before the start of fall commencement on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. PETER.WILLOTT@STAUGUSTINE.COM Graduating St. Johns River State College students march into the Thrasher-Horne Center for the Arts on the school's Orange Park campus at the start of fall commencement on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014.

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  15. Empty Stocking Fund: Single mom struggles to keep upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    Rising prices of food and other necessities impact everyone, but for one single mom in St. Augustine, making ends meet is particularly tough this year. A working mother with two children, the woman already lives paycheck to paycheck, but her employer has recently cut everyone's hours making the struggle to survive more challenging.

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  16. Church delivers baskets to familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    New St. James Missionary Baptist Church presented Thanksgiving baskets to several families in the St. Johns County community. Members of the church gathered at the N.T. Walter Resource Center and boxed the items to be presented, which included everything to make a complete Thanksgiving dinner.

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  17. St. Johns County School District launches app for students, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Augustine Record

    The St. Johns County School District has launched an app that will provide parents and students access to information and resources. MySJCSD provides a mobile-friendly version of the information most frequently accessed on the school district's website.

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  18. Duval man charged with embezzling $500,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTLV

    ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- A two-month long investigation ended Wednesday with the arrest of a Duval County man accused of stealing more than half a Duval man charged with embezzling $500,000 ST.

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  19. Door to door scam alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News 4 Jax

    VIDEO: A door to door scam alert in St. Johns County warning residents that a man i s walking neighborhoods knocking on doors asking for your donation towards The Patriot Project. The problem is that it's all fake and authorities advise to check the website before opening your checkbook.

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  20. Duval school grades upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News 4 Jax

    SCHEDULED TO BEGIN JANUARY 20TH. SCHOOL GRADES ARE NOW OUT IN DUVALL COUNTY SHOWS IMPROVEMENT WITH TWO SCHOOLS IN PARTICULAR POSTING SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENT.

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