Historic City News spoke with Gary Peterson who has been executive director of Home Again St Johns for less than a year — a position he accepted knowing the local non-profit has spent over eight years trying to transform hopes and dreams into realities on its mission to provide our homeless population the dignity and care they deserve to get Continue Reading →
The City of St. Augustine announced to Historic City News that applications are available for the 2016 Neighborhood Grant Program. The deadline for applications is Monday, March 21. Applications are evaluated by a committee of city staff members which presents a package of recommended projects and funding for each to the city manager.
School grades released to Historic City News today show that the St. Johns County School District has maintained its ranking as one of the top performing districts in the state. St. Johns County had 28 “A” schools, four “B” schools, and two “C” schools.
Debbie Delgado 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.
An emergency 9-1-1 operator received a shocking call early Tuesday morning from a 35-year-old St Johns County man who had gone to a room at the Super 8 Motel, located at SR-16 and I95, supposedly to meet a female escort advertising on an Internet classified website, like Back Page or Craig’s List.
Forget Iowa and New Hampshire — they are just guessing until St Augustine and St Johns County ballots are tabulated in the upcoming March 15th Presidential Preference Primary Election.
Why should well-heeled restaurateurs be allowed to use local government to run their competitors out of business? Shouldn’t the marketplace decide whether or not patrons choose to grab something quick to eat at a food truck, or sit down to eat in a traditional brick-and-mortar restaurant?
Mary K. Herron reported to Historic City News that the Florida Agricultural Museum will hold the 6th Annual Hot N’ Spicy Festival this Saturday, February 13th, from 11:00 a.m. til 4:30 p.m. at the museum facility located at 7900 Old Kings Road North in Palm Coast.