There is a word that defines someone who tries to get an advantage for themselves from a situation without thinking about what is right — that person is referred to as an “opportunist”. The word is often used to describe politicians, and it is not considered a desirable trait.
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St. Johns CountyBoard of County CommissionersConcurrency WorkshopTuesday, December 10, 2013 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of St. Johns County, Florida will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. in Conference Room 1 at the Permit Center, 4040 Lewis Speedway, St. Augustine, FL 32084. The purpose […]
A December to Rememberpresented by Community First Credit Union Friday, November 29, 2013 – Sunday, December 22, 2013 Community First Credit Union and the St. Johns County Cultural Events Division are teaming up to present a series of family-friendly winter and holiday season events. The series features fun, free and ticketed events for the community […]
AGENDARegular Meeting of the St. Johns CountyPLANNING AND ZONING AGENCYThursday, December 5, 2013 Please be advised that the regularly scheduled public meeting of the St. Johns County Planning and Zoning Agency will be held on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. in the County Auditorium at the St. Johns County Administrative Complex located at […]
St. Johns County Board of County Commission Regular Meeting Schedule 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 […]
PUBLIC NOTICE OF NEGOTIATION MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, PURSUANT to Section 286.011, Florida Statutes, representatives of the Collective Bargaining Team of St. Johns County and representatives of the International Association of Firefighters Local #3865 will meet in public session for the purpose of collective bargaining contract negotiations. The following meetings have been scheduled: Thursday, November […]
NOTICE OF SPECIAL TRAININGOF THE ST. JOHNS COUNTYBOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Monday, December 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Board of County Commissioners of St. Johns County, Florida will hold a special training on Monday, December 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. in the Cordova Conference Room at the County Administration […]
Due to the holidays, the Tourist Development Council meeting scheduled for Monday, November 18, 2013 is rescheduled for Monday, December 2, 2013. The meeting scheduled for Monday, December 16, 2013 is cancelled.
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.
Janet Leonard, owner of the Trade Winds Tropical Lounge has invited all Historic City News readers to participate tomorrow, Sunday November 24, for an evening of live music and entertainment featuring a charity auction to benefit St Augustine Youth Services; home for abused children.
The Saint Augustine Tea Party will hold an open meeting on November 26th featuring special guest speaker, Jeff Gray; a noted free speech advocate and Internet publisher whose work has focused on the rights guaranteed under the First Amendment to ordinary citizens who demand accountability in government.
@CaitlinDeLand Thank you, we are fortunate to have great people working for the SJCSD! Source Link
SJCSD: RT @staugrecord: Superintendent no longer possible candidate for lieutenant governor http://t.co/ZndmwH6y3F
RT @staugrecord: Superintendent no longer possible candidate for lieutenant governor http://t.co/ZndmwH6y3F Source Link
Letter: Asked to be removed from consideration Joseph G. Joyner, Ed. D. Superintendent of Schools St Johns County, FL Dear Editor: The priorities in my life are now, and always have been, faith, family and personal/professional—in that order. Although my selfish nature often belies these priorities, I strive to adhere to this value system.
SJCSD: The Superintendent's Weekly Review #SWR is now posted online at http://t.co/rjmDJtxLNA. Click to read Dr. Joyner's Thanksgiving message.
The Superintendent’s Weekly Review #SWR is now posted online at http://t.co/rjmDJtxLNA. Click to read Dr. Joyner’s Thanksgiving message. Source Link
Historic City News reminds readers that more than half of automobile collisions occur within 5 miles of home; presenting special hazards for drivers on divided highways, like Anastasia Boulevard, that cut through residential areas. Patrons of the St Augustine Amphitheatre contribute to the risk of other local and through traffic — requiring added caution, especially […]
Letter: Thanks for supporting Nation’s Oldest Port Kathy Fleming, Executive Director St Augustine Lighthouse and Museum Dear Editor: Wednesday, the St. Augustine city commission passed a resolution supporting the Nation’s Oldest Port National Heritage Area project; which celebrates the maritime heritage and culture of Northeast Florida.
Traffic Homicide Investigators with the Sheriff’s Office are continuing to investigate a fatal hit and run crash that occurred Saturday evening at 8:30 p.m. on Kenton Morrison Rd., just north of Four Mile Rd. and evidence from the crash has been reported to Historic City News.
On Saturday, the Youth Services Unit of the St Johns County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the PACT Prevention Coalition, conducted another alcohol compliance operation; this time targeting the northwest part of the county according to an after-action report received by Historic City News this week.
Historic City News was notified that this Saturday, November 23rd, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Fort Mose Historic State Park, the Fort Mose Historical Society, and Florida Living History, Inc., will present the latest edition of their “Experience Fort Mose” Series.
Youth Resource deputies responded to a report of a student with a firearm on the St Augustine High School campus this afternoon, according to information obtained by Historic City News local reporters.