Category : Island Issues

Drinking & Driving is Cheaper in Georgia

Drinking & Driving is Cheaper in Georgia

To save a few bucks on liquids the less than 20 mile drive North from Amelia Island to the Georgia state line may be in order as gasoline, wine and...

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Impact Fee “Impact” = Empty Store Fronts

During a conversation at the Centre St. Amelia Island Coffee Shop the other day an acquaintance and life-long island resident told me that he counted...

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“Going Postal” 100 Years Ago Was a Family Travel Bargain

“Going Postal” 100 Years Ago Was a Family Travel Bargain

In 1914 if junior wanted to visit granny and granddad, you could just drop him off at the local post office, slap down a little less than 20 cents,...

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‘Abandon All Hope, Ye Who Enter Here’  With Wheelchairs, Walkers & High Heels

‘Abandon All Hope, Ye Who Enter Here’ With Wheelchairs, Walkers & High Heels

Miller Time: To prove a point our newest city commissioner and Palace Saloon barkeep Johnny Miller took off in a wheelchair the other day to try and...

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Eatery Serving Edible Family Heirlooms

Drinking, Dancing & Dining: First Coast Highway’s Wines by Steve and Horizons have teamed up to host a $40 per person (not including tax...

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