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New Location fo Habitat for Humanity ReStore

New Location fo Habitat for Humanity ReStore

The Habitat for Humanity ReStore has moved!  The store is now located just off of SR 16, ¼ mile west of Four Mile Road, at 2745 Industry Center Road #8, St. Augustine.  Donations have been accumulating and the store is packed with great bargains such as furniture, building materials, appliances and all kinds of household items.  Proceeds from the sale of these items goes toward building decent, affordable homes for families in need in St. Johns County.

First Florida Credit Union Selects Manager of New Branch

First Florida Credit Union Selects Manager of New Branch

Jonathan Wright was recently named branch manager of the new First Florida Credit Union branch located at 1950 County Road 210 West, St. Johns. 

Wright, who has managed First Florida’s Southpoint branch for over two years, has previous experience in the financial industry. Additionally, he has honorably served in the United States Marine Corps.  Wright is an established resident of St. Johns County and a leader of a local Boy Scouts of America troop.  “I love living in St. Johns County because of its great schools, family-oriented atmosphere, and strong sense of community,” said Wright. 

Winn-Dixie Expands Fuelperks! Program to Help Motorists Fight Rising Gas Prices

Winn-Dixie Expands Fuelperks! Program to Help Motorists Fight Rising Gas Prices

Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc., is expanding the discounts earned through its fuelperks! program, beginning tomorrow (April 13), by lifting previous one-item limit restrictions on Bonus fuelperks! rewards items. This means if a customer purchases three of any particular Bonus fuelperks! rewards item that earns a 5-cent-per-gallon discount, he or she will now earn a 15-cent-per-gallon discount for that transaction rather than only a 5-cent-per-gallon discount.

New Swim & Fitness Center Opens at Palencia

New Swim & Fitness Center Opens at Palencia

ICI Homes recently hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony for a brand the new Swim & Fitness Center located at Palencia, a private community located in St Augustine.

David Haas, ICI’s chief development officer, said ICI Homes constructed the 9,050 square foot facility which houses state of the art fitness equipment, group exercise area and an outdoor swim facility built to the accredited standards for aspiring athletes wishing to qualify for national competition.

Groupon: $10 for Two Tickets to Jacksonville RollerGirls Home Opener

Groupon: $10 for Two Tickets to Jacksonville RollerGirls Home Opener

Like learning to use chopsticks, roller skating takes patience, dedication, and a particularly dexterous set of toes. Watch people show off how flexible their feet are with today's Groupon: for $10, you get two tickets to the Jacksonville RollerGirls home opening double-header at the University of North Florida Arena on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m.

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Free Breakfast on FCAT Day!

Free Breakfast on FCAT Day!

JACKSONVILLE -- For the second consecutive year more than 800 McDonald's restaurants in Florida will serve students taking Florida's Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT) a free breakfast.

The free breakfast includes an Egg McMuffin, choice of a 1% Low Fat White Milk Jug milk or a small orange juice, and a package of Apple Dippers.

So before the FCAT on Monday April 11th, head to McDonald's.

The offer will runs from 6 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.

Modern Day Milkman Comes to Town - Propane Tanks Delivered To You

Modern Day Milkman Comes to Town - Propane Tanks Delivered To You

Shane Sheffield and Todd Knowles consider themselves grill masters. But, they both had the same issue - empty propane tanks interrupting their grilling time.

Their frustration became a business idea...what if someone would come to their home to remove their empty propane tank and deliver a fresh tank? And, so Tank Swap Taxi was born!