The Scoop

New Housing Development Budding at Stage Pass – by Whitman Parker

August 19th, 2016|2 Comments


A new upscale housing development at the entrance to historic Jacksonville now presents a unique opportunity for those […]

2016 City Council Race is On!

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

In the November General Election, Jacksonville voters will elect three City Councilors and a Mayor. Three candidates have filed to run for City Council. Just […]

Get A Taste of Scotland in Jacksonville

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

On October 22, at 6:00pm in the US Bank Ballroom, 100 lucky guests will be treated to an amazing evening comprised of dinner, prepared by […]

Ray’s Joins Jacksonville Community Center to Help Build the Dream – by David Doi

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Community Center Communiqué – September 2016

The Jacksonville Community Center train is leaving the station: The City Planning Commission and HARC have given their unanimous approval […]

Life Comes Full Circle at the Farmers Market

August 25th, 2016|1 Comment

A change is coming to the Jacksonville Farmer’s Market as former market founder and owner Ken Snoke retakes the reigns of the market he founded […]

Victorian Christmas Volunteers Needed

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

“Yes, we know it is about 100 degrees, but we are getting in the Christmas Spirit now,” says Sandra Flowers, who’s helping organize Jacksonville’s 2016 […]

Featured Columns

Home prices increase by over 66% – but will they continue to increase? – by Graham Farran

August 31st, 2016|0 Comments

Let’s Talk Real Estate – September 2016

Being so involved in real estate, we look at sales numbers and home values every month, quarter and year. […]

A Message from the Universe – by Louise Lavergne

August 31st, 2016|0 Comments

Joyfull Living – September 2016

At the beginning of the year, I wrote this would be a year for transformation and change. Like it or not, […]

Losing My Marbles! – by Margaret Barnes

August 31st, 2016|0 Comments

Speaking of Antiquing – September 2016

Marble collecting can be fun, interesting and exciting. Generally, you wouldn’t think too much about a bag […]

When Less is More: Tips for Garden Watering – by Rhonda Nowak

August 31st, 2016|0 Comments

The Literary Gardener – September 2016

“Water is the vehicle of Nature.” ~Leonardo da Vinci, “Codex Atlanticus” c.a. 1600

The great “Renaissance Man,” Leonardo da Vinci, was […]

Are Home Inspections Important? – by Sandy J. Brown

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Jacksonville Review – September 2016

Buying a home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. A home inspection is […]

Ah. . . Politics! – by Mayor Paul Becker

August 25th, 2016|0 Comments

A Few Minutes With the Mayor – September 2016

Here comes September. “Where did the summer go?” is a common question dating back long before our […]

Publisher Unplugged

Let’s Re-Elect Mayor Becker! – by Whitman Parker

My View - October 2016 For reasons outlined here, I wholeheartedly endorse Mayor Becker and ask that you join me in re-electing him. In this election cycle, the mayor’s seat and three council seats are [...]

September 28th, 2016|