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Entries from December 2012

Happy New Year!

December 31st, 2012 · Leave a Comment

From all of us here at WhatsUpJacksonville, we wish you and yours the happiest of holidays and a prosperous new year! We are looking forward to exciting new adventures in 2013 and we wish you great success in the coming year. Happy New Year!

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ExecGolf Membership Offers Yearlong Access to Region’s Finest Courses

December 28th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Golfers in Northeast Florida have the ideal opportunity to renew their acquaintances with many of the area’s best trees, sand and water through the ExecGolf Membership, Florida’s premier annual multi-course discount membership program.

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NAIOP of Northeast Florida Recaps 2012, Looks Ahead to 2013

December 27th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

NAIOP of Northeast Florida, the regions commercial real estate authority and trade association, recently hosted its annual meeting and holiday party at Epping Forest Yacht Club, where the 2013 Board of Directors and Committee Chairs were installed, including incoming President Traci Jenks and President-Elect Wyman Duggan.

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Builders Care Featured in “The Goodall Family Story,” Premiering Jan. 19 at the Florida Theatre

December 26th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Mark your calendars! The work of Builders Care, the charitable arm of the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA), will be showcased in a new Building a Difference double feature documentary, “The Goodall Family Story,” premiering on Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Florida Theatre. The two-part documentary will chronicle the story of Kenny and Karen Goodall and their six children. This Jacksonville family is one of thousands of people Builders Care has helped during its 10-year history.

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Holiday Lights!

December 21st, 2012 · Leave a Comment

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and holiday light displays have Northeast Florida all aglow. We've compiled a list of "must-see" holiday lights displays. Here are a few of our favorites.

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JAX Chamber and JAXUSA Partnership Year in Review

December 20th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

As part of its comprehensive commitment to economic development, the JAX Chamber and its economic development division, JAXUSA Partnership, helped strengthen the region with announcements of approximately 3,000 new jobs, the retention of more than 1,000 existing jobs and more than $200 million in capital investment.

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Community First Credit Union Donates Christmas Stockings for Children to The Salvation Army

December 19th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Community First Credit Union recently collected toys and treats to stuff nearly 200 stockings for children to be distributed by The Salvation Army of Northeast Florida.

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Northeast Florida Builders Association Celebrates the Holidays with Charitable Giving

December 18th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Denise Patricolo Sheriff John Rutherford and Barbara Moore

Members of the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) and its Sales and Marketing Council (SMC) showed their generous giving spirit by taking part in charitable activities to benefit local children during the …

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Prudential Network Realty Giving Back and Making Holidays More Special for Children and Families

December 14th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Prudential Network Realty is as serious about giving back to the community as it is dedicated to supporting the real estate needs of communities across the First Coast. As part of this mission, the team at the Avondale and San Marco branch offices are lending their support to Holiday Helpers, a nonprofit organization committed to making the holidays special for children directly affected by or infected with HIV or AIDS. Prudential Network Realty purchased holiday gifts for several children attending the organization’s holiday party.

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Local, State and National Speakers Share Insight into the Future of Energy in the JAX Region and U.S.

December 13th, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Leading business and civic leaders examined regional, state and federal energy issues during an Energy Policy forum today hosted by JAX Chamber in partnership with the Consumer Energy Alliance - Florida. The program featured two panel discussions, one from a federal perspective and the other from a regional perspective.

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