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Carl Nelson’s Signature on the Moon Helps Define Him! – by Mike McClain

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Sensational Seniors – December 2017/January 2018

This December “Sensational Seniors” article features well-known and involved former Jacksonville citizen, Carl Nelson, whose 36-year career with Hughes Aircraft […]

Bank on a Merry Beekman Christmas

December 4th, 2017|0 Comments

When Historic Jacksonville, Inc. opens the historic Beekman Bank Museum for “Behind the Counter” tours during Jacksonville’s Victorian Christmas celebration over the first three weekends […]

Color Historic Jacksonville

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

In her Preface to Color Historic Jacksonville, local artist Anne Brooke says, “Living in Jacksonville for 24 years gives me a special vision of the […]

CASA Giving Tree Program in Jacksonville

December 4th, 2017|0 Comments

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children) provide a powerful voice for abused and neglected children. In 2016, 178 CASA volunteers served as the voice […]

Tis the Season for a Safety Check – by Devin Hull, Jacksonville Fire Chief

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

This fall and winter, before lighting your fireplace or wood stove, have it inspected and/or cleaned. Inspections should also include the chimney and flues, due […]

Angels Adorn the Walls at GoodBean

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Visitors and locals are invited to stop in to GoodBean Coffee and admire the selection of artwork hanging for their 5th-annual “Angel Art Show.”

Inspired by […]

Featured Columns

The Simple Elegance of an Unconventional Quilt – by Margaret Barnes

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Speaking of Antiquing – December 2017/January 2018

This the time of year when the coziness of a quilt is most appreciated. As the days and nights […]

It Shall Not Bee for Jacksonville, At Least Not for the Time Beeing – by Kenda Swartz Pepper

November 30th, 2017|1 Comment

Love Thy Pollineighbor – December 2017/January 2018

On Tuesday, October 17, roughly one year from beginning the process of working toward Jacksonville’s Bee City certification, the […]

5 Real Estate Myths Busted – by Graham Farran

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Let’s Talk Real Estate – December 2017/January 2018

#1. My House is Worth!—There are only two people that ultimately determine what a house is worth—the buyer […]

Celebrate Christmas Tradition at Hanley Farm – by Pam Sasseen

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Focus on Hanley Farm – December 2017/January 2018

We credit Germany with starting the Christmas tree tradition as we now know it in the 16th century, […]

State of the Art Presence, December 2017/January 2018 – by Hannah West

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Grand Re-Opening!—Art Presence Art Center announces its Grand Re-Opening in December. A big thank you goes to the volunteers who helped us prepare the walls: […]

Recipe for a Joy-Full Life – by Louise Lavergne

October 27th, 2017|Comments Off on Recipe for a Joy-Full Life – by Louise Lavergne

Joyfull Living – November 2017

Since a big part of our Thanksgiving celebration is geared around food preparation, I thought I’d share a tried and true […]

Publisher Unplugged

My View – by Guest Columnist, Santa Claus

December 2017 January 2018 I'm most grateful for the opportunity to fill in for your publisher, Mr. Parker, who allowed me a chance to let you in on a little secret! As you may have [...]

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