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Jacksonville's maritime museum to close after 28 yearsAfter sailing sometimes rocky seas for 28 years as the home of Jacksonville’s m
Jacksonville's maritime museum to close after 28 years
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 hours ago
After sailing sometimes rocky seas for 28 years as the home of Jacksonville’s maritime history, the Jacksonville Maritime Heritage Society’s Jacksonville Landing museum will permanently close on New Year’s Eve. Even as the society board voted... Read more
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Jacksonville ministry raising money to build Eureka Garden's playgroundTwo months after Jacksonville’s new sheriff said he heard Eureka Gardens apartm
Jacksonville ministry raising money to build Eureka Garden's playground
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Two months after Jacksonville’s new sheriff said he heard Eureka Gardens apartment complex parents complain that their children “Don’t come outside and play” during his first crime prevention walk there, a local ministry has begun a fund-raising... Read more
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Pod Rods: a new smart car and Jaguar SUV; crossing the Golden Gate Bridge to remember an IndyCar driver; and a wild motorcycleA tiny convertible and a Jaguar SUV are coming to Frankfurt; the new Corvette C
Pod Rods: a new smart car and Jaguar SUV; crossing the Golden Gate Bridge to remember an IndyCar driver; and a wild motorcycle
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
A tiny convertible and a Jaguar SUV are coming to Frankfurt; the new Corvette C7-design Daytona Prototype comes to video games; and a touching tribute to the late Justin Wilson on the Golden Gate Bridge. It’s all in Pod Rods on Jacksonville.com,... Read more
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2 dead in St. Johns County shooting; suspect caught in another county late ThursdayAn estranged husband broke into his wife’s home Thursday in a subdivision just
2 dead in St. Johns County shooting; suspect caught in another county late Thursday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
An estranged husband broke into his wife’s home Thursday in a subdivision just west of St. Augustine’s World Golf Village and shot her and a friend to death, according to the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office. James Colley Jr., 35, was arrested late... Read more
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2 dead in St. Johns County shooting; search continues for suspectAn estranged husband broke into his wife’s home Thursday in a subdivision west
2 dead in St. Johns County shooting; search continues for suspect
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
An estranged husband broke into his wife’s home Thursday in a subdivision west of St. Augustine’s World Golf Village and shot her and a friend to death, according to the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office is looking for James... Read more
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Law & Order: Police identify 3 recent homicide victimsPolice have released the names of three people killed last week in Jacksonville
Law & Order: Police identify 3 recent homicide victims
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Police have released the names of three people killed last week in Jacksonville. On Aug. 18, Daniel Herschberger, 34, died in a fist fight at the Heron Walk Apartments at 7400 Powers Ave. Police said he fought with a roommate about 8 p.m. Police are... Read more
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Body confirmed to be missing Jacksonville woman from 1993; husband arrested in N.C.For almost 22 years, they waited and wondered what had happened to their 23-yea
Body confirmed to be missing Jacksonville woman from 1993; husband arrested in N.C.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
For almost 22 years, they waited and wondered what had happened to their 23-year-old daughter and sister missing from her North Jacksonville home after her purse and her car were found near the airport. But when DNA tests identified skeletal remains... Read more
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Jacksonville woman's disappearance in 1993 solvedA 22-year-old cold case murder may have been solved after DNA tests on a body f
Jacksonville woman's disappearance in 1993 solved
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
A 22-year-old cold case murder may have been solved after DNA tests on a body found buried behind a Dolphin Road home in December identified it as Bonnie Haim, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. Armed with that evidence, husband Michael... Read more
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Jacksonville woman's death, disappearance in 1993 solvedA body found buried behind a Dolphin Road home in December has been identified
Jacksonville woman's death, disappearance in 1993 solved
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
A body found buried behind a Dolphin Road home in December has been identified as Bonnie Haim, who disappeared in 1993. Her husband, Michael Haim, has been arrested in North Carolina, the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office announced Tuesday. Workers... Read more
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Jacksonville pastor, reformed felon among group 'quenching the violence' SaturdayWhen Jarmand LeCount was killed May 5, 2003, in Jacksonville, his father said i
Jacksonville pastor, reformed felon among group 'quenching the violence' Saturday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
When Jarmand LeCount was killed May 5, 2003, in Jacksonville, his father said it was hard to lose a loved one and not “want to do something about it.” LeCount tried to rob two men, who shot him in what the Sheriff’s Office said was ruled a... Read more
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St. Augustine police search ends with capture of 3 after fatal shooting TuesdaySix schools had to be put on lock-down as three people wanted in a Tuesday-nigh
St. Augustine police search ends with capture of 3 after fatal shooting Tuesday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
Six schools had to be put on lock-down as three people wanted in a Tuesday-night shooting death in St. Augustine were captured, according to St. Johns County authorities. Sheriff’s Office spokesman Kevin Kelshaw confirmed their capture just after... Read more
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Jacksonville boy found near Miami after family member's death is being examined under Baker ActA 14-year-old boy who went missing with his family’s Volvo after a family membe
Jacksonville boy found near Miami after family member's death is being examined under Baker Act
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
A 14-year-old boy who went missing with his family’s Volvo after a family member was found dead in his Arlington home Tuesday was found 342 miles away in Sunny Isles Beach just north of Miami, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. But all... Read more
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Jacksonville man killed in trying to cross Beach Blvd.A predawn accident Wednesday left one man dead after a car hit him as he was cr
Jacksonville man killed in trying to cross Beach Blvd.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
A predawn accident Wednesday left one man dead after a car hit him as he was crossing Beach Boulevard at Palmer Terrace in the St. Nicholas area, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. The unidentified man had parked his car in a lot in the... Read more
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One killed in pre-dawn accident at Beach Blvd. at Palmer TerraceA predawn accident left one man dead after a car hit him as he was crossing Bea
One killed in pre-dawn accident at Beach Blvd. at Palmer Terrace
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A predawn accident left one man dead after a car hit him as he was crossing Beach Boulevard at Palmer Terrace in the St. Nicholas area, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. The man had parked his car in a lot in the 3100 block of Beach... Read more
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Beach Blvd. at Palmer Terrace shut down after traffic accident that killed 1An unidentified pedestrian was killed at 6:40 a.m. when a westbound car hit him
Beach Blvd. at Palmer Terrace shut down after traffic accident that killed 1
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
An unidentified pedestrian was killed at 6:40 a.m. when a westbound car hit him in the 3100 block of Beach Boulevard, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Traffic homicide investigators are on scene with the body, covered with a pink... Read more
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No charges against Lake City public defender in toddler daughter's death after being left in carA Columbia County public defender will not be charged in the May 13 death of hi
No charges against Lake City public defender in toddler daughter's death after being left in car
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A Columbia County public defender will not be charged in the May 13 death of his 16-month-old daughter after she was mistakenly left all day in a hot car in Lake City, according to the Gainesville-based prosecutor assigned to the case by the... Read more
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Man in officer-involved shooting in Baldwin behind bars in armed robberyA 26-year-old felon arrested after a Monday chase and police-involved shooting
Man in officer-involved shooting in Baldwin behind bars in armed robbery
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A 26-year-old felon arrested after a Monday chase and police-involved shooting in Baldwin remains behind bars on an armed-robbery charge five days after a Rowe’s IGA store in the same town was robbed at gunpoint, according to the Jacksonville... Read more
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Armed robbery suspect in custody after police-involved shooting in BaldwinThe apprehension of a person in Baldwin concluded a police-involved shooting Mo
Armed robbery suspect in custody after police-involved shooting in Baldwin
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
The apprehension of a person in Baldwin concluded a police-involved shooting Monday afternoon that had blocked off sections of the town in western Duval County. No one was reported as injured. Police were searching for a man wanted in an armed... Read more
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Police-involved incident concluded in Baldwin after man is apparently apprehended MondayThe apprehension of a person in Baldwin apparently concluded a police-involved
Police-involved incident concluded in Baldwin after man is apparently apprehended Monday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
The apprehension of a person in Baldwin apparently concluded a police-involved case Monday afternoon that had blocked off a sections of the town in western Duval County. The Sheriff’s Office and Florida Highway Patrol blocked off a number of... Read more
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Fernandina Beach welcomes new fire chief after a year of issues in department and cityA new leader is coming in to head up the Fernandina Beach Fire Department five
Fernandina Beach welcomes new fire chief after a year of issues in department and city
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
A new leader is coming in to head up the Fernandina Beach Fire Department five months after the previous chief was demoted following issues that also affected city government. Harvey “Ty” Silcox, 49, said he is well aware of what’s happened in the... Read more
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Union takes home 13 awards at state-wide jounalism conference amid bomb scareMIAMI | The Florida Times-Union received 13 awards Saturday at the annual Flori
Union takes home 13 awards at state-wide jounalism conference amid bomb scare
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
MIAMI | The Florida Times-Union received 13 awards Saturday at the annual Florida Society of Professional Journalists conference, including five first-place acknowledgements for writing, photography and online presentations. A bomb threat... Read more
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Middleburg father grieves news of death of son in Columbia County prison cellA 35-year-old Jacksonville man serving life in prison for his part in the 2011
Middleburg father grieves news of death of son in Columbia County prison cell
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
A 35-year-old Jacksonville man serving life in prison for his part in the 2011 murder of a Southside hotel employee was killed in his Florida prison cell Thursday, according to the state Department of Corrections. The news of Craig Eugene Roback’s... Read more
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Father grieves news of death of son in Columbia County priosn cellA 35-year-old Jacksonville man sentenced to life in prison in 2011 for his part
Father grieves news of death of son in Columbia County priosn cell
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
A 35-year-old Jacksonville man sentenced to life in prison in 2011 for his part in the brutal murder of a Southside hotel employee was killed in his Florida prison cell on Thursday, according to the state Department of Corrections. The news of Craig... Read more
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Jacksonville Beach girls surf camp receives donated trailer to replace stolen oneA trailer full of surf boards stolen on Aug. 4 from Jacksonville Beach’s Saltwa
Jacksonville Beach girls surf camp receives donated trailer to replace stolen one
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
A trailer full of surf boards stolen on Aug. 4 from Jacksonville Beach’s Saltwater Cowgirls has yet to be found. But the camp received a surprise Wednesday — a donation of a new trailer. Thirty surfboards, eight wet suits, 40 surfboard leashes and... Read more
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Arlington girl, 8, undergoes surgery after attack, sexual assault that left her 'unrecognizable'The 8-year-old girl assaulted Monday in some woods off University Boulevard Nor
Arlington girl, 8, undergoes surgery after attack, sexual assault that left her 'unrecognizable'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
The 8-year-old girl assaulted Monday in some woods off University Boulevard North underwent three hours of emergency surgery to repair injuries to her lower body, then more to repair damage to her eyes, ears and nose, according to a friend of the... Read more
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Palm Coast couple arrested in Putnam County with meth lab next to baby; 1 of 2 meth arrests thereAuthorities arrested a Palm Coast couple early Monday on charges of possession
Palm Coast couple arrested in Putnam County with meth lab next to baby; 1 of 2 meth arrests there
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
Authorities arrested a Palm Coast couple early Monday on charges of possession of methamphetamine after investigators found a baby in their car with a bag of the drug and portable meth lab container next to the child, according to the Putnam County... Read more
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Palm Coast Couple arrested in Putnam County with meth lab next to baby; one of two meth arrests thereA Palm Coast couple was arrested early Monday on charges of possession of metha
Palm Coast Couple arrested in Putnam County with meth lab next to baby; one of two meth arrests there
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
A Palm Coast couple was arrested early Monday on charges of possession of methamphetamine after investigators found a baby in a car in Interlachen with a bag of the drug and portable meth lab container next to the child, according to the Putnam... Read more
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Wolfson Children's Hospital employee charged with unlawful sexual contact with teenA 35-year-old Wolfson Children’s Hospital employee has been suspended after bei
Wolfson Children's Hospital employee charged with unlawful sexual contact with teen
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
A 35-year-old Wolfson Children’s Hospital employee has been suspended after being charged with unlawful sexual activity of a victim age 16 or 17. Seth Michael Branch of Hampton Glen Road in Mandarin was booked into the Duval County jail Thursday on... Read more
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Saltwater Cowgirls keep surfing despite theft of trailer, surfboards and gearTheir dream to teach girls how to surf hit the waves nine years ago. But Jacks
Saltwater Cowgirls keep surfing despite theft of trailer, surfboards and gear
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 days ago
Their dream to teach girls how to surf hit the waves nine years ago. But Jacksonville Beach’s Saltwater Cowgirls surf camps got axed when their trailer, 30 surfboards, eight wet suits, 40 surfboard leashes and other gear were stolen Tuesday. The... Read more
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14 Jacksonville women honored for what they did with the rights under the 1965 Voting Rights ActIt was ground-breaking legislation when President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed
14 Jacksonville women honored for what they did with the rights under the 1965 Voting Rights Act
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
It was ground-breaking legislation when President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed it into law Aug. 6, 1965, designed to overcome the legal barriers that African-Americans and other minorities had faced when trying to vote like every other... Read more
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One City session gives big shot to troubled city youth just before classes beginOrganizers of another newly announced program for at-risk youth say what makes
One City session gives big shot to troubled city youth just before classes begin
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 25 days ago
Organizers of another newly announced program for at-risk youth say what makes “One City/One Jacksonville Leadership Week” unique is the people this group will relate with Aug. 17 to 21. As the 100 sixth- through 12-grade boys attend the conference,... Read more
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Riverside rape-attempt suspect arrested after being scared off by neighbor with gunPolice arrested a 57-year-old Riverside man Sunday on sexual battery and other
Riverside rape-attempt suspect arrested after being scared off by neighbor with gun
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
Police arrested a 57-year-old Riverside man Sunday on sexual battery and other charges after a woman he allegedly beat so severely during an apparent rape attempt that her eyes were almost swollen shut, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s... Read more
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Riverside man arrested after being scared off by neighbor with gunA 57-year-old Riverside man was arrested early Sunday for sexual battery and ot
Riverside man arrested after being scared off by neighbor with gun
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
A 57-year-old Riverside man was arrested early Sunday for sexual battery and other charges after a woman was beaten so severely during an apparent rape attempt that her eyes were almost swollen shut, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s... Read more
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Kidnapped South Florida toddler found safe near Palatka after landlady sees CNN reportA 3-year-old toddler reported kidnapped more than a year ago in South Florida w
Kidnapped South Florida toddler found safe near Palatka after landlady sees CNN report
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
A 3-year-old toddler reported kidnapped more than a year ago in South Florida was found safe Monday about 280 miles away in Palatka, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. Lilly Abigail Baumann is back with her father, Robert Baumann,... Read more
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Kidnapped South Florida child found safe near PalatkaA 3-year-old toddler reportedly kidnapped more than a year ago in South Florida
Kidnapped South Florida child found safe near Palatka
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
A 3-year-old toddler reportedly kidnapped more than a year ago in South Florida was found safe on Monday more than 280 miles away in Palatka, according to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office. Now Lilly Abigail Baumann is back with her father, Robert... Read more
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Union wins IAMC silver for 2014 Amelia Island Concours coverageThe Florida Times-Union won a Silver Medallion in the 24th annual International
Union wins IAMC silver for 2014 Amelia Island Concours coverage
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
The Florida Times-Union won a Silver Medallion in the 24th annual International Automotive Media Competition on Sunday for its 2014 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance coverage. The awards were announced during last weekend’s Concours d’Elegance of... Read more
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Blood bank merger will save costs and improve services across 90 percent of FloridaFriday’s merger of Jacksonville’s The Blood Alliance and OneBlood means that tw
Blood bank merger will save costs and improve services across 90 percent of Florida
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
Friday’s merger of Jacksonville’s The Blood Alliance and OneBlood means that two of Florida’s independent non-profit blood centers will now together serve about 90 percent of the state’s blood donation needs. But as the two agencies work over the... Read more
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Saturday auction of abandoned bank box contents features baseball cards to gold coinsThere are toy cars and baseball cards; pearl necklaces and silver dinnerware; e
Saturday auction of abandoned bank box contents features baseball cards to gold coins
The Florida Times-Union / Posted a month ago
There are toy cars and baseball cards; pearl necklaces and silver dinnerware; even Beanie Babies and Pokemon collectibles. And when the doors open Saturday morning on Florida’s Unclaimed Property Auction, there are also a lot of gold Krugerrands... Read more
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Baseball cards to gold coins - state auction set for Saturday in Jacksonville on abandoned bank box contentsThere are toy cars and baseball cards; pearl necklaces and silver dinnerware; e
Baseball cards to gold coins - state auction set for Saturday in Jacksonville on abandoned bank box contents
The Florida Times-Union / Posted a month ago
There are toy cars and baseball cards; pearl necklaces and silver dinnerware; even Beanie Babies and Pokemon collectibles. And when the doors open Saturday morning on Florida’s Unclaimed Property Auction, there are also a lot of gold Krugerrands... Read more

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