May 2018 Posts

Legionnaires, Dr. “No”, & A Pair Of Insomniacs Part Of Wacky Commission Rezoning Session

Fernandina Beach City Commissioners Dr. Ronald “Chip” Ross (aka Dr. No), turtle-guy Len Kreger, island newcomer and commissioner wannabe, Michael Lednovich, and a pair of vocal local insomniacs say they know better than the property owners about what should be done with their property.  

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Will $47K Define Nassau County’s Real Image? Is It Sprawl Ya’ll, Swamp Ape, or Naked Folks?

Nassau County is paying Jacksonville marketing and advertising agency Burdette Ketchum ( $45,000 plus $2,000 in travel expenses to come up with a logo, seal and tag line in an effort to rebrand itself. The campaign is designed to make the county more appealing and encourage folks to move, visit, and do business here.

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Swamp Ape, Swine Herding, Jerry Jeff Walker Are All Part Of St. Johns Houseboat Excursion

The Lady St. John

A little over a month ago two good friends and I, along with my apprehensive wife, Linda, attempted to answer an age-old question: Will four and a half cases of beer, 12 bottles of wine and a quart of Vodka be enough for three and a half days floating down the St. Johns River on a houseboat?

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Was Oil Discovered In Amelia Island’s Waters? Will The City Marina Harbor Mud Wrestling?

Is Amelia Island soon to become a petroleum boomtown of explosive growth due to massive oil deposits recently discovered in its offshore waters?  Is the Fernandina Beach Marina to become a mud wrestling venue? Did a Russian foreign exchange student meddle in a local high school’s student council election?

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