November 2014 Posts

Is No Public Discussion of $1.8 Million Lawsuit An Example of Shady Local Government?

secret-meeting-safe-picFrom all the buzz I’ve heard, I’m not the only person surprised that at their last meeting the Fernandina Beach City Commissioners voted Tuesday, November 18 to unanimously approve a $1.8 million settlement of the Water Impact Fee case without a single word of public discussion.

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Fernandina Beach City Commission Meetings Are Getting “Curiouser and Curiouser”

ZJ7jjMDDuring the Tuesday, November 18 Fernandina Beach City Commission meeting I thought I had fallen down Alice’s rabbit hole and landed smack in the middle of the Mad Hatter’s tea party.

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Boating Opportunities On Amelia Island Provide Visitors & Residents Unusual Options

humphrey-bogart-katharine-hepburn-the-african-queen-1951Residents and visitors who want to explore the maze of islands, marshes and rivers that separates our island from the mainland, go fishing, take nature walks, watch birds, dolphins, manatees, wild horses, sunsets or go sunbathing or fishing from a boat have plenty of opportunities as a variety of local enterprises offer a diverse choice of options ranging from driving a boat of your choice, being guided by a seasoned captain on a spiffy19-footer or boarding a large 45-person vessel for a narrated tour.

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Ritz-Carlton’s “Sports Bar” Prices & Vibes “Out Of This World” Says Fat Man From Space

Waiter torso with hamburger on plateThe Fat Man From Space (FMFS) has once again beamed himself down to our island, this time providing his opinion on the upscale Ritz-Carlton’s Eight Sports Bar with the following galactic observations:

I made the trek south and tried the burger at Eight Sports Bar at the Ritz. It was a good enough burger – they managed to get medium rare right when so many can’t – but it came at a Ritz price that wasn’t worth it. Also, if that’s a sports bar, I’m Charles Barkley.

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