Learn More Bring The Family, It’s Kids Free November in Ajax! The Ethics Commission will select its new member for a three year term beginning January 2016 following the Commission’s review of all submitted applications and interviews of applicants.  Visit Jacksonville! The upcoming vacancy is for an appointment by the Ethics Commission.     The “Hart” Beat to Jacksonville. Jacksonville's Film and Television Industry Celebrates Achievements Mayor Lenny Curry will join members of the Jacksonville City Council, the Mayor’s Advisory Board on Motion Pictures, Television and Commercial Production, the Jacksonville Film

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Mousesavers.ffers various discounts for military, G, Hilton, Costco and AAA. As a result, the north-eastern Florida area prospered economically more than it had under the Spanish. 22 Britain ceded control of the territory back to Spain in 1783, after its defeat in the American Revolutionary War, and the settlement at the Cow Ford continued to grow. Public Open House on County Waterways The Florida Inland Navigation District and the City of Jacksonville a Maritime Management Plan, and the third and final public open house meeting on waterways in dual County will take place on... Experience the

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Tom Coughlin served as the Jaguars head coach from 1995 to 2002. In eight seasons as the head coach, Coughlin complied a 68-60 leading the team to the playoffs in four straight seasons from 1996 to 1999. In 1996, Coughlin lead the second year expansion franchise to the AFC championship game losing to the New England Patriots. In 1999 Coughlin and the Jags went 14-2 in the regular season, losing the AFC championship game to the Tennessee Titans. Former Jaguars owner Wayne Weaver called firing Coughlin one of the biggest mistakes during his tenure owning the Jaguars. Weaver sold the team to

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- A Florida woman stabbed her boyfriend after he ignored her birthday wish, officials said. USA Today reports Crystal Garlin, of Fort Myers, was angry that her boyfriend refused to pay to get her hair and nails done for her birthday last Friday. During a fight between the two, Garlinpulled a knife, officials said. The boyfriend suffered wounds to his hand when he attempted to grab the weapon. According to a police report, Garlinclaims the boyfriend cut his hand while attempting to climb through a broken window. The boyfriend refused medical treatment and would not discuss the incident with

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It was designed to confuse voters with a competing measure that would have stoked the market by allowing for the sale of small-scale solar energy. The organizers of that genuine pro-solar effort failed to collect enough signatures to move forward; it likely will return in 2018. But the pro- utility measure marched onto the ballot, as power companies saw the opportunity to take a pre-emptive strike against a pro-solar effort down the road. The campaign was so dishonest - one insider likened it to political jiu-jitsu - that the state firefighters union withdrew its endorsement just days before

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Oliver was the 13th law enforcement officer to be struck and killed by a vehicle this year and was the sixth officer to die in Florida in 2016. That number ranks Florida sixth in officer fatalities. Georgia is fourth with eight deaths this year, according to the memorial fund's stats. The five states with the most deaths through Dec. 12 were: Texas: 18 Michigan: 7 Officer deaths Numbers from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund are for Jan. 1-Dec. 12 of both years. We've got a goal every year called below 100, to keep the deaths below 100 throughout the country, but that didn't

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Still more hope to lose themselves within the phantasmagorical realms of Walt Disney World and Orlando's theme parks. Enter your postcode to find your legislators. Tan, tropical Florida is smarter and more culturally navvy then her appearance suggests. We come to Florida to let go – of worries and winter, of inhibitions and reality. While many know Florida for beaches and theme parks, few understand this is one of the most populous states in the country, a bellwether for the American experiment. Sponsored by HF Horticultural Sciences Graduate Pupil Club and the Intellectual Property & Technology Law Association

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- The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that Southeast Orthopedic Specialists, a Jacksonville, Florida-based orthopedic medical group, has agreed to pay the government $4.488 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act. The United States contends that it has certain civil claims against Southeast Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) arising from the medical group billing federal health care programs for services that were not medically necessary and reasonable. Specifically, that SOS sought reimbursement for millions of dollars' of health care claims that were questionable,

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Lower.axes, increased economic development, unification of the community, better public spending and effective administration by a more central authority were all cited as reasons for a new consolidated government. Beginning in July, 2017, for the first time the MA is going international as the degree will be offered ... Johns River in 1562 callings it the River of May because he discovered it in May. Jacksonville has the country's tenth-largest Arab population, with a total population of 5,751 according to the 2000 United States Census. 81 82 Jacksonville has Florida's largest Filipino American

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Massey said the idea was very preliminary, but could be a win-win for everybody. In his address to the Neighborhoods, Community Investments and Services Committee on Monday, Massey noted the symphony has been picking up the tab on the $1 fee meant for customers. And with the lease being renegotiated over the summer, the organization has been able to build a surplus this year to extend its season by three weeks. The fees impact, if it goes into effect Jan. 1, wouldnt affect that tickets already sold for events would be grandfathered in. However, it would impact the symphonys budget the following

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