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Daniel celebrates 135 years of service to youth

Daniel celebrates 135 years  of service to youth

Daniel, founded in 1884, is the state‚Äôs oldest child-serving agency. The nonprofit recently hosted its 135th anniversary celebration on Oct. 17 at the Haskell Company headquarters on the banks of the St. Johns River. With more than 100 Daniel supporters and philanthropic community members gathering to celebrate the importance of their role in Northeast Florida, […]

Ortega River Club holds mortgage burning ceremony

Ortega River Club holds mortgage burning ceremony

The Ortega River Club, the second oldest private club in Jacksonville after the Florida Yacht Club, has nearly as many names as a cat has lives. Under its current identity, members celebrated a mortgage burning April 14 at the club on 4165 Lakeside Drive. Originally organized as the Germania Club in 1903, the certificate of […]