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  • There's a Lot of Talent at Atlantic Beach Elementary School...
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    There’s a Lot of Talent at Atlantic Beach Elementary School…

    …and there were 32 acts who took to the stage January 27  to prove it. A sold-out event, the show ran for two hours with an intermission. The warm-up act was the Fletcher High School Step Team, whose experience and great vibe set the tone for the evening.   It was great fun to watch […]

  • Fletcher High Rolls Out The Welcome Mat
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    Fletcher High Rolls Out The Welcome Mat

    On Friday morning January 27 Fletcher High’s PTSA hosted its annual Welcome Breakfast, where it was all about making this year’s area 8th graders and their parents feel comfortable as they begin their high school journey, and showing them why Fletcher is, indeed, the Pride of the Beaches. Prospective Fletcher students and parents from the […]

  • Fletcher High School Holds Annual Welcome Breakfast for Prospective Students This Friday
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    Fletcher High School Holds Annual Welcome Breakfast for Prospective Students This Friday

      On Friday morning, January 27 at 8:00 am students starting 9th grade this fall and their parents are invited to attend the Welcome Breakfast.  This event is organized by Fletcher’s Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) and is all about making prospective students feel comfortable about starting high school and showing them why Fletcher is, […]

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  • Thousands attend Trump rally in Jacksonville
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    Thousands attend Trump rally in Jacksonville

    Thousands packed into the Veterans Memorial Arena in Downtown Jacksonville to take part in a rally to support Donald Trump. The New York businessman is traveling the country in an attempt to woo voters before the November election. By Trump’s own estimate, 16,000 supporters came out in support. The capacity for a concert is 15,000. […]

  • Tropical Storm Earl forms in Caribbean
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    Tropical Storm Earl forms in Caribbean

    The National Hurricane Center in Miami has declared a weather system in the Caribbean Sea as Tropical Storm Earl. Earl is located well away from the beaches, and does not appear to be a threat to our area at this time. Stay with The Beaches Online and Beach News Now for continuing coverage of this […]

  • State of Emergency declared for beaches
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    State of Emergency declared for beaches

    The governor of Florida has declared a state of emergency for our beaches due to incoming Tropical Storm Colin. Duval and St. Johns Counties, along with a handful of others in the state, were placed under that perimeter around 11 a.m. Monday. The declaration allows special protective actions to be taken to ensure the safety […]

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  • We Love Makeup: It's in Our DNA
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    We Love Makeup: It’s in Our DNA

    It’s just one of those things. We’ve loved make up since middle school, and we’ve become quite the connoisseur  with all our years of practice. We do it for ourselves; it’s not about impressing anyone.   We love the process, the experimenting, the texture, the fun.  We’re always looking for something new. So naturally we’re […]

  • Shopping with Friends: A Miss America Comes to Town
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    Shopping with Friends: A Miss America Comes to Town

    Former Miss America and Jacksonville native, Leanza Cornett, recently headed the cast of Nunsense! at Alhambra Theatre.  It ran for five weeks and ended on February 5. While Leanza was here, her young friend Elise Lobb, a local high schooler, model, and terrific golfer, took her to one of her favorite beaches boutiques, Rosie True. […]

  • Love Luscious Long Lashes?
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    Love Luscious Long Lashes?

    Well, let’s be honest. Who doesn’t? Lately we’ve been seeing lots of women sporting some beautiful lashes and everyone’s heard about Latisse.  But eyelash extensions had us intrigued.  When we met The Beaches Online’s newest sponsor Paradise Grooming for Men‘s owners, we couldn’t take our eyes off of theirs.  Really!  So we asked, “Tell us […]

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  • Neptune Beach police debut new vehicle look
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    Neptune Beach police debut new vehicle look

    The Neptune Beach Police Department has debuted a new look for its fleet of vehicles. According to a post on their Facebook page, “the highly contrasting graphics will aid in visibility, which will allow us to better serve our citizens.” Like? Dislike? Let us know!

  • TBO INVESTIGATES: Residents fuming after address change
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    TBO INVESTIGATES: Residents fuming after address change

    An address change is brewing in some parts of Atlantic Beach. Or, is it brewing in Jacksonville? That’s the big question after residents took to Facebook reporting they had received letters from the United States Postal Service indicating their mailing address would change from “Atlantic Beach, FL” to “Jacksonville, FL” on May 1. This impacts […]

  • Suspect wanted for numerous charges in Atlantic Beach
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    Suspect wanted for numerous charges in Atlantic Beach

    Atlantic Beach police have announced they are looking for a man wanted on numerous charges. Henry Brooks, 34, has outstanding warrants for Burglary with a Battery, Aggravated Battery on a Pregnant Person, Domestic Battery w/ prior Conviction, Violation of Injunction, and Resisting Officer without violence. Anyone who has any information in regards to the location of […]

  • Atlantic Beach police looking for suspected thief
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    Atlantic Beach police looking for suspected thief

    The Atlantic Beach Police Department is searching for a suspected thief. According to authorities, this man may have been involved in the theft on a laptop from a home in late March. Anyone with information is urged to call police at (904) 247-5859.  

  • Moonlight Movies returns to Jax Beach
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    Moonlight Movies returns to Jax Beach

    Moonlight Movies returns to the SeaWalk Pavilion beginning April 22, 2016, with the movie Finding Nemo.  This popular family friendly, outdoor movie series combines a movie under the stars, the sound of the ocean, and a sea breeze for a memorable night to share with family and friends. Learn what movies are in the series, movie […]

  • Skate park open house to be held in Jax Beach
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    Skate park open house to be held in Jax Beach

    The City of Jacksonville Beach invites you to a design presentation of the new municipal skate park to be located at South Beach Park.  This Open House will be held on Thursday, April 14, 2016, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the City Hall Council Chambers, 11 North 3rd Street.  A presentation will be […]

  • Warnings flying for Florida coast as Sandy approaches
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    Warnings flying for Florida coast as Sandy approaches

    Tropical storm watches and warnings are flying for the east Florida coast as Hurricane Sandy makes a swipe at the Sunshine State. Sandy’s rapid intensification just before a Cuban landfall has many Floridians on edge. Any western deviation in track could bring hurricane force winds to the coast. At the very minimum, The Beaches will […]

  • Farm-to-Table Dinner: Beaches Style?
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    Farm-to-Table Dinner: Beaches Style?

    Two years ago and again last year, our neighbors to the west, in San Marco, hosted a beautiful Farm-to-Table dinner in one of their lovely parks. Featuring locally sourced foods prepared by their area’s most innovative and adventurous chefs, I covered this dinner. I wandered among the guests and shot photos, listened to the trio playing […]