I don’t venture often into downtown Jacksonville for the same reason I rarely visited downtown Atlanta when I resided in that city’s outskirts — crime.
According to Amelia Island Tourism Chief Gil Langley, the month of March with its automotive events that included the Concours d’Elegance, Festivals of Speed and the new Vintage Grand Prix drove a lot of money onto the island. And according to Fernandina Beach City Commissioner Len Kreger it drove some of his constituents nuts with the noise.
If the county’s 14,371 registered Democrats wanted to vote for one of the two leading contenders for Nassau County School Superintendent they’d have to have switched party affiliation and joined the county’s 32,696 registered Republican voters. There are also 12,059 other registered voters ranging from Independents to Green, Ecology, and even a group claiming allegiance to something called the Socialism and Liberation party that would have to had done the same thing.