Local Teens Working to Stop Domestic Violence

Hey friends! When Harrison emailed me about his Ponte Vedra High School club that's all about local teens working to stop domestic violence, I instantly knew I needed to share this with you. There are many worthy community opportunities in St. Augustine but nothing so important as home being a safe place for all family members. Help raise awareness by sharing! Help provide safety by supporting and show you care by attending. More from Harrison below... ~Allie O. My name is Harrison Snowden, and I’m a junior at Ponte Vedra High School. I’m also the co-president of the … [Read more...]

Trump to Visit St. Augustine Monday

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As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? Presidential Candidate Donald Trump is coming to St. Augustine October 24. So you've probably heard by now... Presidential candidate Donald Trump will be in St. Augustine on Monday, October 24. Love him or hate him, you'll want to know the scoop so you can avoid the traffic! Here's the scoop from News4Jax: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will hold a … [Read more...]

In the News: Ikea is coming!

As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? The buzz right now is not about St. Augustine... it's about what's coming to Jacksonville. Everybody is talking about IKEA!!! There are currently 4 Ikea stores in Florida: Orlando Tampa Ft. Lauderdale Miami Ikea just announced that their 5th Florida store will be coming to Jacksonville and I can't wait! I went to the Orlando store for the first time last … [Read more...]

In the News: History Channel’s 8 Things About St. Augustine

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As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? The History Channel featured us in a trivia-type post. Will YOU know all the answers? Read more below... 8 Things You May Not Know About St. Augustine, Florida {excerpts} ...explore some illuminating facts about the oldest continually occupied settlement of European origin in the continental United States, which pre-dated Jamestown and Plymouth by decades. 1. All … [Read more...]

In the News: King & Queen of Spain are Coming!!!

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As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? The King & Queen of Spain are coming to St. Augustine to celebrate our Spanish roots & 450th Birthday! Read more below... King and Queen of Spain to attend 450th Celebration of St. Augustine {excerpt} ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The king and queen of Spain are coming to St. Augustine for the 450th commemoration. King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain are scheduled … [Read more...]

In the News: Dressing Downton comes to St. Augustine!

As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. Have you heard the latest?!? Our very own Lightner Museum will be hosting the "Dressing Downton" exhibit! Exquisite costumes from the hit Masterpiece series Downton Abbey® now on tour! Downton fans, rejoice! 36 costumes from PBS' series Downton Abbey are on tour and coming to St. Augustine's Lightner Museum October 2017 - January 2018. If you can't wait that long to fangirl squeal, you can … [Read more...]

April 1, 2015: Air B&B Meets Historic St Augustine

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As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. In this one, Air B&B announces its first partnership with the medical community!! St. Augustine’s Spanish Military Hospital takes a step forward in creating history with eyes on successes of the past. Air B&B Meets Historic St Augustine: Immersion Experience at the Spanish Military Hospital As the stabilizing economy sees St. Augustine’s tourism increase, The Spanish Military Hospital … [Read more...]

Budget Travel: St Augustine Home to Most Beautiful Church!

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As all the locals know, St. Augustine is a great place to live. In this part of my site, I share news articles from around the nation where our fair city has been featured. In this one, Budget Travel proclaims St. Augustine's Memorial Presbyterian one of "America's Most Beautiful Churches". VACATION IDEAS: America's Most Beautiful Churches {excerpt} From a Romanesque-Byzantine cathedral in New York to a modern wood-and-glass chapel on the Pacific coast in California, these elaborate churches will take your breath away. ... The design of Memorial Presbyterian … [Read more...]