St. Gerard Campus aims to assist and educate pregnant teenagers and unwed mothers, and it may be getting a new science lab courtesy of a $30,000 Meninak Club of Jacksonville donation.
By Sam Burroughs on September 4th, 2013 | Last updated: September 4, 2013 at 11:46 am
St. Johns County 2014 tax rate stays flat – The St. Johns County Commission unanimously approved a $604.7 million budget and a property tax rate of 7.2551 mills. With no increase to the current tax rate, the county is estimated to […]
By Jeanna Arroyo on August 28th, 2013 | Last updated: August 28, 2013 at 10:32 am
No raises for Orange’s 12,000 teachers amid union-district stalemate – A deal isn’t close on promised raises for teachers in nation’s 10th largest district after months of discussions between union president and school district negotiator. Tensions are high after several […]
By Ethan Magoc on July 25th, 2013 | Last updated: October 15, 2013 at 10:43 am
Jeff Gray is a truck driver living in St. Augustine whose hobby has amassed more than 1.4 million YouTube views. He has a simple approach: show up in a public place with a camera and a thorough knowledge of what law enforcement can and cannot ask him to do.
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One reverend, student and professor at the University of Florida shares his story of fulfillment, struggle and compassion.
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By WUFT News on August 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:07 pm
Presidential nominee Mitt Romney fired up a crowd of Northeast Florida supporters with promises of less government and more jobs. Romney made his comments today at a rally at Flagler College in St. Augustine. WJCT’ s Cyd Hoskinson has more.
Nearly five years ago Mark Stephan from suffered a horrific spinal cord injury in a bicycle accident in Chicago. Though he was told he would be a quadriplegic and never walk again, the determined athlete went into six months of intensive therapy with […]
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Despite the rising gas prices, Alachua County spring breakers are not missing out on their traditional 78 mile trip to Crescent Beach. Saint Augustine Visitors and Convention Bureau Spokesman Jay Humphreys says families and high schoolers are flooding the beach […]