A couple approached Lawrence and Jodi Frederick four years ago in St. Louis, and asked them to adopt their 11-month old dog.
“He’s crazy,” the man said. Not... | read more |
Riley has a pack of pups that he runs with. The other members of the Disc-Connected K9s team include:
Harley Davidson, 10-year old Border collie
Flash, 10-year old... | read more |
Sometimes a lady just needs to get away with her gal pals and have some plain old girlie fun. Phrases like “let’s do lunch” and “meet me at the nail salon”... | read more |
Henry John Klutho
Henry John Klutho is known as Northeast Florida’s best architect.
Influenced by Frank Lloyd Wright, he’s said to have done more than any man... | read more |
The Limelight Theatre has been entertaining the First Coast community for over twenty years. Founded in 1992 by Anne Kraft and Jena Rahner, the St. Augustine-based... | read more |
Courtney Helen Grile is the new Director of Education at the Limelight Theatre. We asked her a few questions about what she had in store for First Coast kids on the big... | read more |
In his popular TED Talk, author Jeffrey Speck says, “The worst idea we’ve ever had is suburban sprawl…By that I refer to the reorganization of the landscape and... | read more |
For the past several years, one of the First Coast’s most successful urban cultural attractions has been the Riverside Arts Market. Each week it draws thousands of... | read more |
For thousands of years, tall majestic longleaf pines shaded the Florida landscape. After Europeans arrived, they discovered that their wood was strong and termite proof,... | read more |
Burkhalter Wrecking Inc. tears down old buildings to make way for new ones. But the company also prides itself on preserving pieces of the past, according to its... | read more |
Burkhalter Wrecking Inc. is both a demolition company and a salvage yard. When they go in to tear down a building, they first rescue any unique items left behind. These... | read more |
Looking for something educational to do with the kids this summer? Open to the public butterfly gardens can be found all around the First Coast, including at these... | read more |
Butterfly gardens are becoming more popular – not just large ones, such as those at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens and Tree Hill Nature Center, but also in... | read more |
Carpenter Rick Hosmon has worked on old houses since he was very young. He began by helping his father do repairs around the house, and he got his first construction job... | read more |
If you’ve ever owned an old house, you can probably identify with how Jason and Amy Mauro feel about the restoration of their historic St. Augustine home.
“We are... | read more |
Heart & Soul
T’ai Chi originated in China, however historians don’t know for sure who invented it, or when. There are three major theories, all involving interesting and credible... | read more |
The studio is filled with people engaged in a graceful choreographed dance, and I can’t hear a sound.
They’re wearing black cloth-soled slipper shoes, and as they... | read more |
Don’t get caught without these offshore essentials from Strike-Zone Fishing.
1. Female anglers reel in style and comfort in... | read more |
The tracks of a loggerhead turtle are unmistakable. As the sea turtle crawls, it pushes back sand with each flipper stroke, creating a 25-inch-wide double trail of... | read more |
Did you know that Florida is the number one state in the country for saltwater fishing, with 2.4 million anglers? What could be better than a day on the ocean, gentle... | read more |
When Captain Pedro Menendez de Aviles sailed into present day Matanzas Bay in 1565 on a galleon named San Pelayo, he brought with him a fleet of galleons and about 1,000... | read more |
It’s no surprise that St. Augustine is home to much history, but in the wake of the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act, you might discover... | read more |
I am a person who finds it a challenge to truly relax and shut my mind off. However, as my Mom and I enter the hallway of the Spa at World Golf Village, I can feel the... | read more |
All humans need water to sustain physical health. Making up roughly 60 percent of the body, water regulates temperature and flushes out toxins internally.
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When Mariah Goelz walks beneath the canopy of foliage and Spanish moss in Willowbranch Park near her Riverside home, she sees more than a garden of trees and shrubs. She... | read more |
Summer unleashes a crush of social invitations, from dinner parties to date nights, some of which call for more fashion effort than flip-flops and board-shorts. Create a... | read more |
If you think Lily Pulitzer is the only way to wear palm prints, think again. From edgy party dresses to sophisticated shorts sets, iconic Florida fronds rustle in the... | read more |
Hemline swing, hangers clink and Katherine Way’s blue eyes dance, as she shows off her increasingly successful dress collection in her Jacksonville Beach... | read more |
Fresh Local Flavor
Support your local brewers and try some of Engine 15’s brews around town. The can be found at the Enginge 15 Pub at 1500 Beach Blvd. Jacksonville Beach, as well as at... | read more |
Brewed at Engine 15 in Jacksonville Beach, this style of wheat beer is light and refreshing with hints of citrus, making for an awesome summertime ale.
Check out Engine... | read more |
There were 150 farms in St. Johns County a decade ago. Today, 15 remain.
Danny Johns, owner of Blue Sky Farms in Hastings, wants to maintain the green space... | read more |
Almost 100 years ago in a community rich with potato farming tradition, but light on technology, Danny Johns’ great-grandfather pioneered the first horseless farm in... | read more |
Summer is a season for light eating. Dining out, it can be a challenge to find dishes that are both refreshing and satisfying.
If you are looking for something... | read more |
The word “honeymoon” is thought to come from ancient societies that followed the lunar calendar. When a couple wed, they would often spend the first month of married... | read more |