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Entries from December 2015

New Year’s Eve Celebrations in St. Augustine

December 31st, 2015 · Leave a Comment


St. Augustine will be host to Beach Blast-Off on New Year’s Eve from 5 to 10 p.m. by the St. Johns County Pier.

Beach Blast-Off 2015-16 at St. Augustine Beach Pier Park is a full-day New Year’s extravaganza. With …

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Jacksonville Rental Data Analysis: Second Most Affordable of Most Populous Florida Cities

December 30th, 2015 · Leave a Comment


Zumper recently published  a Florida Rent Report that analyzed more than 10,000 active listings in November 2015 across 60 cities, highlighting the most affordable cities and fastest growing metro areas in Florida.

The report stated that as one of the …

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Limited opportunities available to purchase a piece of Jacksonville history

December 29th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

John Gorrie School -- Gordon's Castle

The John Gorrie a condominium

A very limited number of homes remain available for sale at the historic and fully-renovated John Gorrie a condominium, located in popular Riverside where property costs are on the rise. A Federal Housing Administration …

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29th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast on Jan. 15

December 28th, 2015 · Leave a Comment


Attend the 29th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast on Friday, Jan. 15, at the Prime F. Osborn Convention Center to hear influential speakers and live music.

Doors open at 7 a.m. and the event will begin at 8 a.m.…

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Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Jacksonville Landing

December 27th, 2015 · Leave a Comment


Ring in 2016 with live music and fireworks at The Jacksonville Landing on New Year’s Eve.  Entertainment will begin a 4 p.m. and guests must be 21 or older to attend this free celebration.

Entertainment includes:

– Live music on …

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JAX Chamber Foundation Seeks Year-End Donations to Continue to Serve Jacksonville

December 26th, 2015 · Leave a Comment


The Jacksonville Chamber Foundation, a 501(c)(3) organization that serves Northeast Florida by funding workforce development, community leadership and entrepreneurial education programs in support of long-term regional prosperity, is seeking year-end donations to continue to serve the Jacksonville community through …

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Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays from WhatsUpJacksonville.com!

December 25th, 2015 · Leave a Comment


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Grant a Dream

December 24th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Dreams Come True has been fulfilling dreams for local children and families battling life-threatening illnesses since 1984.

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Do you have a Jacksonville Public Library card?

December 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment


The Jacksonville Public Library (JPL) offers a variety of classes, programs and resources year-round for all ages with your library card! Do you have one?

For information about all that your FREE library card can offer you and how to …

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Adventure Landing Hosts 5th Annual WinterFEST

December 22nd, 2015 · Leave a Comment


Visit Adventure Landing through Jan. 10 for its 5th Annual Jax Beach WinterFEST.

Enjoy a variety of winter activities and holiday fun including:

  • Outdoor ice skating rink and skate rental
  • Nightly snowfalls
  • The Alpine Racer 130-foot long Ice Slide

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