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Bringing back a thriving community because of NAS JAX Airshow

Bringing back a thriving community because of NAS JAX AirshowOwners of a small strip of businesses across the street from NAS JAX hopes this weekend's airshow brings them back to a time when things were a lot busier.
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  • 11 hours, 11 minutes ago
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St. Johns County sergeant arrested on kidnapping charge

St. Johns County sergeant arrested on kidnapping chargeAuthorities issue Amber Alert after well-known law enforcement officer breaks court order and takes her son, 6.
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  • 12 hours, 57 minutes ago
Education

Kids miss school, police arrest Duval parents

Kids miss school, police arrest Duval parentsOne child, now 9, has missed 239 school days since 2011 and has been held back twice.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
People

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged Philippines

Local missionaries continue to help typhoon ravaged PhilippinesFirst Coast News caught back up with Les Tilka to learn more about how the rebuilding efforts are coming in the island nation.
  • People
  • 17 hours, 5 minutes ago
Politics

Candidates face off in final Gubernatorial Debate

Candidates face off in final Gubernatorial DebateIn case you are just waking up to this year's governor's race in Florida. Here's the headline in shorthand: Charlie Crist and Rick Scott don't seem to like each other much. And they proved in once again Tuesday night in Jacksonville in the last debate...
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Woman shoots man in Northside parking lot: JSO

Woman shoots man in Northside parking lot: JSOA dispute in a Northside parking lot between a man and a woman turned violent Wednesday afternoon.
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  • 12 hours, 5 minutes ago
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$101K monument to honor current Nassau judge meets opposition

$101K monument to honor current Nassau judge meets oppositionA project that will cost over 100-thousand dollars passes the Nassau County Commission in 15 seconds, according to the only commissioner who voted against it. The money was approved to add new signs and monuments to the courthouse in honor of long-time Judge Robert M....
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  • 5 days, 5 hours ago
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JSO: Stray bullet breaks teen's leg

JSO: Stray bullet breaks teen's legA teen was shot in the leg by an apparent stray bullet Friday night, police say.
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  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
Local

3-year-old boy hit by car while riding bike in Orange Park

3-year-old boy hit by car while riding bike in Orange ParkA child who was riding a bicycle in Orange Park is in life-threatening condition after being hit by a car Friday night.
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  • 5 days, 7 hours ago
Crime

Jacksonville man jailed on child porn charges

Jacksonville man jailed on child porn chargesProsecutors allege Foreman had a video on his computer showing a toddler being sexually assaulted.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Local

Dad accused of killing 2 kids, self wanted new life

Dad accused of killing 2 kids, self wanted new lifeA stay-at-home dad in nasty divorce with his wife shot their three children Friday, killing two of them before fatally shooting himself inside the family's Florida home, authorities said.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
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Man gets life for pastor's murder

Man gets life for pastor's murderA Jacksonville man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for the 2013 murder of a local pastor.
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  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Health

New mental health first aid class in Yulee

New mental health first aid class in YuleeA new program in Yulee is tackling an illness that claims the life of 22 veterans per day, according to the Department of Veterans Affairs. The launch of the Mental Health First Aid class comes at a delicate time for a community that recently had a murder-suicide by a...
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  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Downtown Jacksonville

Baker County hospital prepares for Ebola

Baker County hospital prepares for EbolaEven though it is small and only has 25 beds, Ed Fraser hospital is prepared for the deadly virus Ebola
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Health

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprising

Local Doctor: Ebola scares not surprisingThursday's Ebola scare at Memorial Hospital is the second one in a week in Jacksonville.
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Food

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfish

Chef discusses the invasive, delicious lionfishUSA TODAY Network talks with chef Tim Tibbitts about lionfish, a non-native fish that's taking over the Atlantic Ocean, in our new audio series, "Something to Chew On."
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  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Health

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurse

Frontier expands search for people who flew with Ebola-infected nurseFlorida governor Rick Scott Thursday called on Frontier Airlines to contact more passengers who flew on the same plane as a woman diagnosed with Ebola.
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  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
Crime

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victim

Deputies: Interlachen body ID'd as murder victimThe victim was last seen by family near 6th Way, just outside Interlachen, Dec. 23, 2013, deputies said.
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  • 6 days, 14 hours ago