• News for Press Release

  • Thursday, December 13, 2018
    St. Augustine, FL - The World Golf Village Renaissance Resort, St. Augustine, home to the St. Johns County School District’s Project SEARCH site was honored as an exceptional employer for adults with disabilities by Florida Ability Works. Byron Pennington, Project SEARCH instructor, represented the hotel and school district at the ceremony on October 4 in Tallahassee, which was hosted by the ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    St. Johns County, Fl – St. Johns County is hosting its Annual Christmas “Tree-cycling”Program for those who wish to recycle Christmas trees after the holiday. Residents are encouraged to bring Christmas trees Wednesday, January 2 to Friday, January 4 between 2 and 6:00 p.m. and on Saturdays, January 5 and January 12 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to the following locations: • Ron Parker Park – 607 Old ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    St. Augustine Beach, FL. - The City of St Augustine Beach will hold a special commission meeting on December 17, 2018, at 5:00pm in the Commission Meeting Room at City Hall (2200 A1A S, St Augustine Beach, FL 32080). This is a public meeting and the public is invited to attend. Business owners in the City of St Augustine Beach are requested to attend. The topic of discussion is Pay-to-Park Mobile ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 05, 2018
    St. Johns County, FL – St. Johns County Solid Waste is hosting a Super Community Collection Event from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, December 8 at the Anastasia Square Shopping Center, 1935 A1A South, for residents to safely dispose of household hazardous waste, electronics, and tires (limit 10 per household) free of charge. Items such as paint, motor oil, gasoline, fluorescent bulbs, wax, car ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 04, 2018
    Starting December 1st, vote for your favorite holiday lights display in the annual Light Up The Night! contest. It’s all part of the Nights of Lights 25-year milestone celebration in St. Augustine. Nights of Lights has been voted one of the Top 10 “Best Places to See Holiday Lights in the World” by National Geographic. Help us to decide which three businesses will win cash and prizes for having ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 04, 2018
    Luminary Night takes place from 6 PM to 9 PM on Wednesday, December 5 at the  St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum. This event is free and open to the public with a suggested donation of a non-perishable food item, which will be donated to the food bank at the Christian Service Center of St Augustine.Brendan Burke,Associate Director of Lighthouse Archaeology, will speaking about the ...read more
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    Monday, December 03, 2018
    What could be better than spending the holidays at the beach? We are so excited to be accepting reservations for dates after December 22nd, 2018! Book with us here! Bit.ly/EmbassySuitesStAugustineBeach
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    Friday, November 30, 2018
    The CHARACTER COUNTS! Steering Committee is calling all walkers, runners and fitness enthusiasts to participate in the CHARACTER COUNTS! 6 Pillars 6K/3K Run/Walk on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 9 a.m. The run/walk will begin and end at Palencia Elementary School located at 355 Palencia Village Drive, St. Augustine.  Walkers and runners will enjoy a course running through the neighborhoods of ...read more
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    Friday, November 30, 2018
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida, and PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida (November 28, 2018) – The World Golf Foundation Board of Directors announced today that Greg McLaughlin will assume the combined roles and responsibilities of World Golf Foundation Chief Executive Officer & President of The First Tee. McLaughlin most recently served as President of PGA TOUR Champions, since January 2015; prior to his role at ...read more
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    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    Don't miss the first annual snorkel with Santa and his mermaids at the St. Augustine Aquarium on Friday and Saturday nights in December until 8:00pm!  Come see it snowNights of Lights under the seaSnorkle with mermaidsUnderwater tree decoratingDiving SantaOrnament makingHot chocolate stationStory time with Mrs. ClausePhotos with Santa & more! Visit  www.saaquarium.com or call (904) 429-9777 | ...read more
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    Thursday, November 29, 2018
    St. Augustine, FL - The Shark Meet & Greet Experience of the St. Augustine Aquarium enables guests to feed, touch, and learn about sharks! "The more guests have the opprotunity to learn about sharks, the greater the conservation impacts can be!" says Mike Feldner, Lead Aquarist at the St. Augustine Aquarium.  Many guests are astounded by the way the skin feels on the sharks "WOW," says a ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 28, 2018
    Ponte Vedra, Fla. – November 20, 2018 – Flagler Hospital is pleased to announce its plan to begin construction of the Flagler Health Village at Nocatee, which will be located on a 4 acre property adjacent to the Nocatee Town Center. Slated to open in Summer 2020, the health village includes dedicated green space for healthy lifestyle & arts activities, a community education and partnership center, ...read more
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    Monday, November 26, 2018
    Freedom Boat Club in Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach and St. Augustine were once again honored at the company’s Franchise Conference Awards. The awards ceremony was recently held in Sarasota, FL. Lisa Almeida and Kevin Seelig, owners and partners of the Freedom Boat Club franchise in Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach and St. Augustine, received recognition for being among the top five of the ...read more
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    Monday, November 26, 2018
    December 1 - PAL Day Enjoy free admission for active military and free or discounted admission for their families at many St. Augustine area attractions in appreciation of their service. Sponsored by the Greater Jacksonville Area USO, the event also features a free lunch provided by the St. Augustine Elks Lodge. 1420 A1A South, St. Augustine 904-778-2821 www.jaxuso.org Visit St. Augustine posted ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 21, 2018
    Spectrum thrift store will be having a draw your discount sale on Black Friday. Save anywhere between 20%and 50% off already low prices. 
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    Tuesday, November 20, 2018
    For 27 years, The Trade Winds Lounge has been hosting an annual auction to benefit the kids served by St. Augustine Youth Services (SAYS). Janet Leonard’s parents, Duke and Toni Leonard, owned the iconic downtown bar since the 60’s and it continues to be THE place in St. Augustine to hear live music. Janet Leonard, current owner of the Trade Winds has this to say about SAYS, “My family and the ...read more
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    Saturday, November 17, 2018
    Yesterday we had our Ribbon Cutting and Open House Event here at MedOne Urgent Care on 841 S Ponce De Leon Blvd. The Mayor, Nancy Shaver, as we as Chamber of Commerce reps were present and we thank them for sharing with us. WE are a facility that expands the role of typical Urgent Care. We like to say "We are the True Alternative to the ER". Why?  Because, I am a Board Certified Emergency room ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 07, 2018
    For every ticket pre-sold on the website, Old Town Trolley Tours will donate $1.00 back to INK! (Investing In Kids). 100% of the proceeds goes towards innovative programs and classroom resources promoting the academic success of our local public school students! Experience St. Augustine's 25th Annual Nights of Lights in the cozy comfort of Old Town Trolleys. Guests of all ages will delight as St. ...read more
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