Archive for March, 2011

Collision at IGP and US-1 sends four to hospital

| March 31, 2011
Collision at IGP and US-1 sends four to hospital

FHP Lieutenant Bill Leeper reported to Historic City News that a two-car collision involving a Sheriff’s SUV occurred late this afternoon at around 4:25 p.m.

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The Bar: disciplined-suspended-disbarred

| March 31, 2011
The Bar: disciplined-suspended-disbarred

A Jacksonville attorney who has been licensed for over ten years has been suspended for 91 days following a February 8th court order; joining a list of 26 attorneys being disbarred or suspended as reported to Historic City News today.

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Humane Society sponsors one-day dog classes

| March 31, 2011
Humane Society sponsors one-day dog classes

The St. Augustine Humane Society notified Historic City News that they will sponsor a series of dog training classes during the coming two months.

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Additional charges for accused graffiti vandal

| March 31, 2011
Additional charges for accused graffiti vandal

Community Affairs Officer Barbara Stevens reported to Historic City News that over the course of the past two months, the St. Augustine Police Department has successfully linked 18 year-old Hudson Patrick Crace to additional graffiti vandalism.

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Sheriff searches for Fredrick Michael Lawrence

| March 31, 2011
Sheriff searches for Fredrick Michael Lawrence

Historic City News has learned that an arrest warrant was obtained late yesterday afternoon for a St. Johns County man who is accused of stealing two necklaces from an outlet mall jewelry store on Saturday and is implicated in other area crimes.

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Guest Column: Senior Citizen Scams

| March 31, 2011
Guest Column: Senior Citizen Scams

The numbers are staggering. $40 billion dollars! That is the estimated amount scammed illegally from some 25 million senior citizens across the country in just one year according to the Federal Trade Commission.

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Lecture contrasts Gandhi and Bin Laden

| March 31, 2011
Lecture contrasts Gandhi and Bin Laden

Flagler College Coordinator of Public Information, Priscilla N. Proctor, invites Historic City News readers to attend the concluding presentation of the Community Lecture Series entitled, “Gandhi and Bin Laden – Religion at the Extremes”.

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Government closest to people governs best

| March 31, 2011
Government closest to people governs best

Today, the Florida Association of Counties, the Florida League of Cities and the Florida School Boards Association notified Historic City News that they are collectively launching a new grassroots movement urging Tallahassee politicians to keep in mind that government closest to people, governs best.

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Guest Column: The REAL cost to taxpayers

| March 31, 2011
Guest Column: The REAL cost to taxpayers

The Commissioners Albatross Bruce A. Maguire St. Augustine, FL

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Slavin taken away by US Marshal Service

| March 30, 2011
Slavin taken away by US Marshal Service

Historic City News has learned that Edward A. Slavin, Jr., was taken into custody by officers with the U.S. Marshal Service at about 1:00 p.m. today in connection with an outstanding criminal warrant issued by the Supreme Court of Tennessee.

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