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Junior League Continues Support of Women

Junior League Continues Support of Women

The Junior League of Jacksonville turned in a centennial of service in 2023, marking the occasion with a 100th Anniversary Gala at the Garden Club of Jacksonville Saturday, April 13, 2024. Attendees, including dozens of the organization’s past presidents, gathered to enjoy the evening’s elegant offerings of a plated meal, open bar, silent auction and […]

A Serving of Philanthropy

A Serving of Philanthropy

More than 800 tickets were purchased for the 38th Annual Celebrity Chefs Tasting Luncheon and Silent Auction, hosted by the Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary of Jacksonville, on Thursday, April 4. The event was held at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. It is one of the largest annual fundraising events for the Salvation Army of Northeast […]

A Century of Unity

A Century of Unity

The United Way of Northeast Florida and CSX presented Uniting for Tomorrow: A Community Concert Celebration April 13 at James Weldon Johnson Park, featuring live music throughout the decades in honor of United Way’s 100th anniversary of impact in Northeast Florida. The event, held at the location of the first-ever United Way rally in April […]

MOCA takes a walk on the wild side

MOCA takes a walk on the wild side

The Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville (MOCA) celebrated its 100th anniversary with a Centennial Gala themed for its latest exhibition, A Walk on the Wild Side. Held April 6 at the museum, the event brought the spirit of the ‘70s alive with music, art, dancing and artful moments that celebrated the beauty MOCA has brought […]

Master Facility Plan Sparks Concern for DCPS Parents

Master Facility Plan Sparks Concern for DCPS Parents

Communities across Jacksonville are still reeling from a Duval County Public School (DCPS) Master Facility Plan (MFP) proposal that would ultimately see extensive school closures throughout the county. “I think shock is the first thing that anyone who read that list felt,” said Tacoma Perry from the Fishweir Elementary PTA. The list Perry referred to […]

Loyal to Local: Southern Style Bread Pudding

Loyal to Local: Southern Style Bread Pudding

The Riverside Arts Market (RAM), now in its 15th year, is a weekly makers and farmers market hosted by Riverside Avondale Preservation (RAP) on Saturdays, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rain or shine. Each week more than 100 small business owners gather under the canopy of the Fuller Warren Bridge to sell their products […]

Lagers and Lions Toast San Marco Beer Fest

Lagers and Lions Toast San Marco Beer Fest

The 3rd Annual San Marco Beer Fest, hosted by the San Marco Merchants Association and Aardwolf Brewing, drew hundreds of festivalgoers to Balis Park March 9. More than 25 local breweries sampled craft beers and alcohol-free tastings alongside food vendors and local restaurant fare. Onsite boutiques and a vendors’ market offered shopping and browsing options […]

$2.2M Raised for American Heart Association

$2.2M Raised for American Heart Association

The 2024 Heart of the First Coast Heart Ball, made possible by Life is Why sponsor Florida Blue, raised a record-breaking $2.2 million to fuel the American Heart Association’s (AHA) mission advancements across Northeast Florida. Pat and Inger Geraghty served as the chairpersons for the March 2, 2024, event, alongside the AHA’s Executive Leadership Cabinet […]

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