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On Your Side

Trash covered ditch angers Southside residents

Trash covered ditch angers Southside residentsJacksonville is not only the largest city in square miles, it also has miles and miles of drainage ditches to maintain and that usually generates complaints from area residents.
  • On Your Side
  • 3 weeks ago
Crime

Veteran's car stolen while children watch

Veteran's car stolen while children watchShe's a mother of four and she is a six-year veteran of the United States Army. On Dec. 17, according to a police report, Porsha Wates' car was stolen. David Williams reports.
  • Crime
  • 1 month ago
On Your Side

Pet abandoned by owner becomes community concern

Pet abandoned by owner becomes community concernWhen pets are abandoned they often become a neighborhood problem. Elizabeth Brantley knows firsthand, it has happened in her Ortega Hills community.
  • On Your Side
  • 1 month ago
On Your Side

Retired bookkeeper gets calls about school's debt

Retired bookkeeper gets calls about school's debtKaren Fazzari retired from Highlands Middle School as a bookkeeper in 2011 and now she's getting calls from a bill collector about a debt the school owes.
  • On Your Side
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
On Your Side

Buying flowers online is convenient but may be full of surprises

Buying flowers online is convenient but may be full of surprisesIn November Hewie and Rhonda Strickland buried a loved one in a West Jacksonville cemetery and now they regret the flowers they ordered from an online florist.
  • On Your Side
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Affordable Care Act

Price hike possible for Affordable Care Act coverage

Price hike possible for Affordable Care Act coveragePatricia Lovell, 59, is a certified nursing assistant. Last year, she enrolled in Obamacare and dropped the coverage after her income changed. Ken Amaro reports.
  • Affordable Care Act
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Man claims he was fondled at substance abuse program

Man claims he was fondled at substance abuse programJon, 26, is one of many clients in the River Region substance abuse program. He says he was sexually assaulted by a guard there last month.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Strong gusts trigger roofing complaint

Strong gusts trigger roofing complaintResidents at an apartment complex on Jacksonville's Eastside were shocked to find contractors on the roof in the midst of windy conditions. Gusts were blowing debris everywhere.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Local woman puts healthcare on hold

Local woman puts healthcare on holdThe Affordable Care Act marketplaces are taking applications. But not everyone's convinced they'll be enrolled, despite their best efforts. On Your Side, Ken Amaro reports.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
On Your Side

Handyman ruins remodeling job, family's holiday spirit

Handyman ruins remodeling job, family's holiday spiritShoddy workmanship on a Green Cove Springs home has left one family angry and looking for a solution. On Your Side's Ken Amaro reports.
  • On Your Side
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Family: Speeding golf cart hits dog

Family: Speeding golf cart hits dogA family's 7-year-old Australian Shepherd Sheila is recovering after being hit by a car. The family claims a speeding golf cart is to blame. Ken Amaro reports.
  • Crime
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Renter faces eviction over owner's unpaid HOA fees

Renter faces eviction over owner's unpaid HOA feesA local woman renting a home with a homeowners' association faces eviction because her landlord's HOA fees are overdue. Ken Amaro reports.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Local

Wait time at Jax VA clinic rated 'worst' in system

Wait time at Jax VA clinic rated 'worst' in systemThe VA opened Jacksonville's new outpatient clinic Spring 2013 and it is already at capacity. Veterans who use it said it is outstanding, but don't ask how long it takes to see a doctor. Ken Amaro reports.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

Homeowner can't get out of driveway

Homeowner can't get out of drivewayA city street repair project has made it impossible for them to drive their car out of their garage.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Local

Roofers remove wrong roof

Roofers remove wrong roofPatricia Hartle came home Monday and a roofing company had removed her roof accidentally -- the same roof she had replaced in 2006. On Your Side, Ken Amaro explores how far you can go if wronged by a company.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Woman trying to return bucket of change

Woman trying to return bucket of changeA Jacksonville mom stopped to help a woman on the side of the road this weekend. That woman left a tin full of money behind. David Williams tries to track that woman down.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Burial plot problem stumps funeral home director

Burial plot problem stumps funeral home directorA local funeral home director was puzzled after purchasing two burial plots. The cemetery had been bought and he couldn't get copies of the records of his transaction. On Your Side, David Williams looked into it.
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Report: Uber charging uber prices

Report: Uber charging uber pricesA 32-mile trip using Uber ended up costing Jay Mellon $417.11 to go from downtown Jacksonville to 1st Street in Jacksonville Beach after the Georgia-Florida game. Katie Jeffries reports.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

'Late' Connexion ride triggers JTA complaint

'Late' Connexion ride triggers JTA complaintPatricia Harp is visually-impaired. But when it comes to customer service, her vision is 20/20, particularly with the Jacksonville Transportation Authority. On Your Side, Ken Amaro reports.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

On Your Side, Top 10 Scams to Avoid

On Your Side, Top 10 Scams to AvoidTechnology is good, but used the wrong way it can bebad. The Internet Crime Complaint Center says in 2013 Americans lost $781 million to online scams, and Florida ranks second in these complaints. Here are Ken Amaro's top 10 scams.
  • Crime
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Unpaid fees cost local man his home

Unpaid fees cost local man his homeIt sounds crazy but when John Shaffer failed to pay the maintenance fee for a road that's not even in his subdivision, it ended up costing him his home. On Your Side, Ken Amaro reports.
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Local small business owner says watch out for this scam

Local small business owner says watch out for this scamLocal business owner scammed by someone using his own credit card machine
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  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Man pledges to help couple facing eviction

Man pledges to help couple facing evictionDouglas and Mabel Hamilton, married 41 years, have lived in the same home at the same location for 28 years, but now they have to move. When John Brooks saw the Hamiltons' story, he was moved. Ken Amaro reports.
  • Local
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Who owns the home?

Who owns the home?Six years after the city helped pay for repairs to a local woman's home, she discovered the city has a lien against her home.
  • Local
  • 3 months ago