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Northeast Florida spelling champ stumbles on 'palagonite' after making national top 10Spelling Bee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, w
Northeast Florida spelling champ stumbles on 'palagonite' after making national top 10
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Spelling Bee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, with more information and finalist biographies available on spellingbee.com. Times-Union writer Joe Daraskevich contributed to this report. Dan Scanlan: (904) 3... Read more
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Northeast Florida spelling champ in top 10 after 'tough' early rounds of Scripps National Spelling BeeBee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, with more
Northeast Florida spelling champ in top 10 after 'tough' early rounds of Scripps National Spelling Bee
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 hours ago
Bee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, with more information available on spellingbee.com. The Times-Union and Jacksonville.com will update the spelling bee results as they become available. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Northeast Florida spelling champ is 1 of final 10 at tonight's Scripps National Spelling Bee finalsBee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, with more
Northeast Florida spelling champ is 1 of final 10 at tonight's Scripps National Spelling Bee finals
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 hours ago
Bee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program, with more information available on spellingbee.com. The Times-Union and Jacksonville.com will update the spelling bee results as they become available. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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St. Johns County spelling bee champion heads into national spelling bee finals after acing preliminary roundsgrade. Eight are from Florida and two from Georgia. The Scripps National Spell
St. Johns County spelling bee champion heads into national spelling bee finals after acing preliminary rounds
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
grade. Eight are from Florida and two from Georgia. The Scripps National Spelling Bee is the nation’s largest and longest-running educational program. To track the progress of the contestants, go to spellingbee.com. Dan Scanlan: (904)... Read more
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Orange Park man arrested after baseball bat and gasoline used in April domestic attackwith serious injuries. Prevatt was tracked down Monday as he received treatmen
Orange Park man arrested after baseball bat and gasoline used in April domestic attack
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
with serious injuries. Prevatt was tracked down Monday as he received treatment for his injury at a Southside Jacksonville nursing home, and arrested by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office on the Clay County warrant. Dan Scanlan: (904... Read more
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Sunday's police-involved shooting sparks concern from Jacksonville civil rights groupsgroup also is calling for the deployment of body cams on some police officers,
Sunday's police-involved shooting sparks concern from Jacksonville civil rights groups
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
group also is calling for the deployment of body cams on some police officers, adding that Sunday’s police shooting was a “classic case where police body cams could have provided much needed and valuable footage.” Dan Scanlan: (9... Read more
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Pod Rods: Italian and Swedish concepts; school bus racing; and farewell to an electric Cadillac— 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant, located at 9743 Old St. Augustine Road
Pod Rods: Italian and Swedish concepts; school bus racing; and farewell to an electric Cadillac
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
— 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant, located at 9743 Old St. Augustine Road. Send information on automotive and motorcycle events to dan.scanlan@jacksonville.com or Dan Scanlan, Florida Times-Union, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville... Read more
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State conducting dual investigations into death of 6-month-old at unlicensed Jacksonville day care24, 2013, death of Steven Spurlock, a 2-year-old who drowned in her Kiddie Heav
State conducting dual investigations into death of 6-month-old at unlicensed Jacksonville day care
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
24, 2013, death of Steven Spurlock, a 2-year-old who drowned in her Kiddie Heaven facility in her home on Ireland Drive. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4549 CHILD-CARE INFORMATION AND RESOURCES ■ In 2015 Duval County had 27 reported unlicensed child... Read more
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Jacksonville police investigate baby's death at unlicensed day carenever realized a day care was in that house. One said there was lots of traffic
Jacksonville police investigate baby's death at unlicensed day care
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
never realized a day care was in that house. One said there was lots of traffic in the mornings but never thought anything about it. Another neighbor said he had suspicions and is saddened. "One word — shocking," he said. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Jacksonville police investigate Mandarin deathconducting the investigation. Police were called about 4 p.m. to the home off
Jacksonville police investigate Mandarin death
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
conducting the investigation. Police were called about 4 p.m. to the home off Sunbeam Road. There are some indications that it may involve a child. The Times-Union will update with new information as it becomes available. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Jacksonville man, 19, arrested in Monday shooting death during robbery attemptwas shot but believe the reason he was there was because "that's what he did at
Jacksonville man, 19, arrested in Monday shooting death during robbery attempt
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
was shot but believe the reason he was there was because "that's what he did at times was sell drugs in the area." Police are still looking for other people who were in the Taurus the night of the shooting, Gallaher said. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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St. Augustine Beach man critical after Tuesday-evening lightning strikeLilley of Pennsylvania called her friend's injury a "freak accident," saying Sh
St. Augustine Beach man critical after Tuesday-evening lightning strike
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Lilley of Pennsylvania called her friend's injury a "freak accident," saying Shimer was hit in the head by lightning. "Things are looking all right for now, but any and all prayers or good juju is appreciated," she wrote. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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St. Augustine Beach man critical after Tuesday night lightning strikeLilley of Pennsylvania called her friend's injury a "freak accident," saying Sh
St. Augustine Beach man critical after Tuesday night lightning strike
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Lilley of Pennsylvania called her friend's injury a "freak accident," saying Shimer was hit in the head by lightning. "Things are looking all right for now, but any and all prayers or good juju is appreciated," she wrote. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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The USS Stark and the 37 dead from the 1987 Iraqi attack are remembered at Mayportwith the reading of the names of the dead shipmates as Sellers tolled the ship’
The USS Stark and the 37 dead from the 1987 Iraqi attack are remembered at Mayport
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
with the reading of the names of the dead shipmates as Sellers tolled the ship’s bell, then family members placed wreathes on the memorial plaque. Just before it began to rain, a rifle salute fired as taps was played. Dan Scanlan: (904)... Read more
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The USS Stark and the 37 dead from the 1987 Iraqi attack to be remembered at Mayport Tuesdayfallen planned to attend Tuesday’s service featuring accounts of some of the ev
The USS Stark and the 37 dead from the 1987 Iraqi attack to be remembered at Mayport Tuesday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
fallen planned to attend Tuesday’s service featuring accounts of some of the events that occurred following the attack on board the ship and at Mayport. The Times-Union and Jacksonvile.com will have more on the memorial. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Pod Rods: a hydrogen supercar, 10 speeds for the Camaro, and lots of car shows this springCruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Roa
Pod Rods: a hydrogen supercar, 10 speeds for the Camaro, and lots of car shows this spring
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Cruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Road. Send information on automotive and motorcycle events to dan.scanlan@jacksonville.com or Dan Scanlan, Florida Times-Union, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville... Read more
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Vietnam's Sky Soldiers remembered with new memorial at Jacksonville National Cemeteryplans to install the next one at Tallahassee’s veterans cemetery, then Miami an
Vietnam's Sky Soldiers remembered with new memorial at Jacksonville National Cemetery
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
plans to install the next one at Tallahassee’s veterans cemetery, then Miami and Fort Lauderdale over the next two years. Donations can be made at OperationHonorRoll.com floridaskysoldiers.com/donate-memorial.htm. Dan Scanlan: (9... Read more
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Concerns raised over safety during stairwell repairs at Eureka Gardenof thing is still taking place,” Griffin said. “Major repercussions should come
Concerns raised over safety during stairwell repairs at Eureka Garden
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
of thing is still taking place,” Griffin said. “Major repercussions should come from this because we are literally putting people’s lives in danger.” Times-Union Staff Writer Dan Scanlan contributed to this report. Sebastian Kitchen: (904) 359-... Read more
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Jacksonville man arrested following day-long SWAT investigation into Countryside Village shooting incident“full SWAT call out” occurred, Bujeda said. Because of the SWAT investigation,
Jacksonville man arrested following day-long SWAT investigation into Countryside Village shooting incident
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
“full SWAT call out” occurred, Bujeda said. Because of the SWAT investigation, students who live in the trailer park were not allowed to walk or be bussed home at dismissal time, according to Duval County Public Schools. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Pod Rods: Green Cove Dragway is dark this weekend; Great Race and Main Street Cruise combine in 2017;Street Cruise after city officials pledged their support to organizers. Check o
Pod Rods: Green Cove Dragway is dark this weekend; Great Race and Main Street Cruise combine in 2017;
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
Street Cruise after city officials pledged their support to organizers. Check out our full story with lots of photos and Dan Scanlan’s 2014 Great Race ride from Savannah to Jacksonville in a classic Ford Phaeton at:... Read more
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New captain at the helm of Naval Hospital JacksonvilleHe became captain in 2012, and recently completed deployment to Afghanistan bef
New captain at the helm of Naval Hospital Jacksonville
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
He became captain in 2012, and recently completed deployment to Afghanistan before reporting as the Executive Officer at Naval Hospital Bremerton. Married to Margaret Gaglione, who is a doctor, they have four children. Dan Scanlan: (904) 35... Read more
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Arrest made in death of Jacksonville man killed in Novembersecond-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and the
Arrest made in death of Jacksonville man killed in November
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
second-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and the US Marshals Service began searching as did the Sheriff's Office. Mitchell was found on Wednesday and arrested without incident, Gallaher said. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Jacksonville police announce murder arrest on Fridayin a murder investigation during a 2 p.m. news conference. Police have not rele
Jacksonville police announce murder arrest on Friday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
in a murder investigation during a 2 p.m. news conference. Police have not released the identity of the suspect yet. But the Times-Union and Jacksonville.com will have more on the case and arrest after the news conference. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Jacksonville woman shot by toddler son faces mandates from State Attorney in lieu of chargeactively supported gun ownership and even boasted about her young boy even know
Jacksonville woman shot by toddler son faces mandates from State Attorney in lieu of charge
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
actively supported gun ownership and even boasted about her young boy even knowing how to handle a weapon. Gilt was licensed and lawfully permitted to carry the gun that slid to the floor, the State Attorney’s Office said. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Great Race and Main Street Cruise combine for June 2017 eventsaid the Main Street Cruise organizers already have a tentative agreement with
Great Race and Main Street Cruise combine for June 2017 event
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 20 days ago
said the Main Street Cruise organizers already have a tentative agreement with a local company to host the big party, plus sponsorship possibilities and an agreement for portable toilets. Excess funds would go to charity. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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61 Jacksonville police officers honored for giving their lives in dutya Sheriff’s Office honor guard rifle salute and police helicopters soaring past
61 Jacksonville police officers honored for giving their lives in duty
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
a Sheriff’s Office honor guard rifle salute and police helicopters soaring past overhead in a “Missing Man” formation. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4549 POLICE MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS IN FLORIDA: The Florida Sheriffs Association honored all of the... Read more
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Students make their own art among the Cummer's masterpieces during this week's Very Special Artsan awesome opportunity for these children to experience hands-on activities,” s
Students make their own art among the Cummer's masterpieces during this week's Very Special Arts
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 23 days ago
an awesome opportunity for these children to experience hands-on activities,” she said. Artwork done by some students will be displayed at the museum, while some of it will be reproduced on event banners and T-shirts. Dan Scanlan: (904) 3... Read more
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Pod Rods: Teens talk texting danger in award-winning spot; BMW's new racing wheelchair; and ride with the Ford GTCruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Roa
Pod Rods: Teens talk texting danger in award-winning spot; BMW's new racing wheelchair; and ride with the Ford GT
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
Cruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Road. Send information on automotive and motorcycle events to dan.scanlan@jacksonville.com or Dan Scanlan, Florida Times-Union, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville... Read more
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Fast track to U.S. citizenship clears way for potential West Point appointmentto become a citizen and she did the process right,” Santiago added. “... These
Fast track to U.S. citizenship clears way for potential West Point appointment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
to become a citizen and she did the process right,” Santiago added. “... These are the moments when we show the greatness of this country and what it means to be a U.S. citizen. This is changing her son’s life and hers.” Dan Scanlan: (904) 359... Read more
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Fast track to U.S. citzenship clears way for potential West Point appointmentto become a citizen and she did the process right," Santiago added. " ... These
Fast track to U.S. citzenship clears way for potential West Point appointment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
to become a citizen and she did the process right," Santiago added. " ... These are the moments when we show the greatness of this country and what it means to be a U.S. citzien. This is changing her son's life and her's." Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Historic restored 19th-century Jacksonville schoolhouse dedicated Saturdayp.m. Saturdays and for scheduled tours. Admission is free. The city’s historica
Historic restored 19th-century Jacksonville schoolhouse dedicated Saturday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
p.m. Saturdays and for scheduled tours. Admission is free. The city’s historical park is open daily during daylight hours. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4549 SATURDAY’S ST. JOSEPH’S MISSION SCHOOLHOUSE DEDICATION 10 a.m. — Grand-opening remarks. 10:35... Read more
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Jacksonville police respond to 10th deadly shooting in 32209 ZIP code.or heard. But Burns said they have no description of the shooter or shooters ri
Jacksonville police respond to 10th deadly shooting in 32209 ZIP code.
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
or heard. But Burns said they have no description of the shooter or shooters right now. Police are asking anyone with information to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (904) 630-0500, or call Crime Stoppers at (866) 845-8477 Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Catholics and more mourn the deaths of 2 who lived to serve, but remember how bright their lights burnedwill be accepted in her memory to benefit the work of her religious community a
Catholics and more mourn the deaths of 2 who lived to serve, but remember how bright their lights burned
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
will be accepted in her memory to benefit the work of her religious community and to rebuild their mission school in Playa Prietacan, Ecuador. They can be made to the Home of the Mother, care of Assumption Catholic Church. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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Veteran CBS newsman gives words of wisdom and humor to Jacksonville studentswas a kid in Media, Pa. "I see the little latchkey kid with the key. That keep
Veteran CBS newsman gives words of wisdom and humor to Jacksonville students
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
was a kid in Media, Pa. "I see the little latchkey kid with the key. That keeps me humble," he said. "I know where I came from and I know who my people are and my roots. I live in that world, but that doesn't define me." Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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Pod Rods: Leno drives Chinese, lots of car shows, and Mercedes-Benz's luxury yachtCruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Roa
Pod Rods: Leno drives Chinese, lots of car shows, and Mercedes-Benz's luxury yacht
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
Cruise-in - 4 p.m. every Friday at the restaurant at 9743 Old St. Augustine Road. Send information on automotive and motorcycle events to dan.scanlan@jacksonville.com or Dan Scanlan, Florida Times-Union, 1 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville... Read more
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Cartholics and more mourn the deaths of 2 who lived to serve, but remember how bright their lights burnedwill be accepted in her memory to benefit the work of her religious community a
Cartholics and more mourn the deaths of 2 who lived to serve, but remember how bright their lights burned
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
will be accepted in her memory to benefit the work of her religious community and to rebuild their mission school in Playa Prietacan, Ecuador. They can be made to the Home of the Mother, care of Assumption Catholic Church. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-4... Read more
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$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boyhe may do it again,” “And in that other instance, he may not release his captiv
$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
he may do it again,” “And in that other instance, he may not release his captive.” Anyone with information in the case can contact the FBI tip line at (800) 225-5325 (CALL FBI) or Crime Stoppers at (866) 845-8477(TIPS). Dan Scanlan: (904) 359... Read more
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$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boywhat Bryan went through.” Anyone with information in the case can contact the
$50,000 FBI reward offered as investigators ask for public's help in finding abductor of Madison boy
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 1 months ago
what Bryan went through.” Anyone with information in the case can contact the FBI tip line at (800) 225-5325 (CALL FBI), the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office at (904) 630-0500 or Crime Stoppers at (866) 845-8477(TIPS). Dan Scanlan: (904)... Read more
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Suspect in St. Augustine priest's case says he will be forgiven after he's charged with murder; autopsy shows bullet wounds to bodyjail or imprisoned,” Estévez said. The diocese has set up a web page at dosafl
Suspect in St. Augustine priest's case says he will be forgiven after he's charged with murder; autopsy shows bullet wounds to body
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jail or imprisoned,” Estévez said. The diocese has set up a web page at dosafl.com/fatherrene dedicated to Robert with photos and a way for the public to send prayers and messages. Funeral services have not been planned. Dan Scanlan: (904) 359-... Read more
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