Archives for December 2009

You Can Win a Trip to Mardi Gras 2010

Jacksonville, Fl – Woody’s Bar-B-Q™ is hosting a ‘Big Spender’ contest during December and January, awarding a Mardi Gras grand prize trip for two to New Orleans. It’s part of Woody’s 30th Anniversary celebration. At participating Woody’s Bar-B-Q™ restaurants, patrons turn in their dining receipts from December 1st through January 21, 2010. If you’re a […]

Local Jacksonville Favorite is Expanding Operations Despite Current Economic Condition

Jacksonville, FL. – For over 40 years, Orange Tree Hot Dogs has been a mainstay restaurant in the Jacksonville area and a favorite quick serve eatery for many Jacksonville natives. The restaurant has managed to not only stay in business, but expand in a shrinking economy because of their reputation for a clean, inexpensive, efficient, […]

Bringing in the New Year In the Oldest City in America

New Year’s Eve revelers looking for an innovative way to greet 2010 will find fun, laughs and memorable excursions in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches. From fireworks at the beach to balloon drops for kids, this is the place for celebrating the New Year’s arrival. For example: Beach Blast Off at St. Augustine […]

The Miracle Kitty From Spring Hill, Florida

“Giggle-Blizzard may really have nine lives. The cat disappeared from his Spring Hill home Nov. 15. Eleven days later, on Thanksgiving Day, owner Tracie Steger heard a faint meow on her front porch. Giggle-Blizzard was home – but with broken hind legs.” Non-cat lovers always chide cat owners that independent-minded felines will never develop […]

St. Augustine One of the Best Places in America for Holiday Cheer

The American Automobile Association (AAA) has selected St. Augustine as one of the twelve best locations in the United States and Canada to experience holiday cheer. The only Florida destination on the prestigious list, St. Augustine was selected for its annual Nights of Lights celebration. The Top 12 destinations were selected on the basis of […]

‘Fall in Love for a 2nd Honeymoon’ Exquisite Historic Inns Lure Lovers to Rekindle Romance

St. Augustine, Florida (December 2009) America’s ‘Oldest City’ is sizzling with Romance and the 5 Inns of Elegance are opening their doors and hearts to 2nd Honeymooners throughout January and February, 2010. Enjoy a 2nd honeymoon, renew your vows, toast an anniversary or just fall in love again. The bed & breakfasts (circa 1791 – […]

Orlando Cigar Company Offers Tiger Woods Endorsement Deal

“Orlando-based Corona Cigar Co. said it is offering the embattled golfer a $100,000 endorsement deal. That means the company is willing to have its name attached to a guy who isn’t even playing golf right now, so he can clean up his act and save his family.” Allison Walker/ Sometimes a cigar is just a […]

Oldest City in America Introducing Newest Technology

Old City Web Services and SAGPS Adventure Tours are revolutionizing the way people discover the Oldest City with the St. Augustine iPhone App featuring the Shivers and Awe Tour available on iTunes and powered by GeoQuest Technologies, Inc. St. Augustine – The Nation’s Oldest City is stepping into modern times with the new St. Augustine […]

Woman Assaults Disabled Lover With Raw Steak

“A central Florida woman allegedly slapped the taste out of the mouth of her boyfriend with a steak because he didn’t want to taste her buns, police claim.   Elsie Egan, 53, was arrested late Tuesday night and charged with abuse of a disabled adult. The unnamed victim told police Egan repeatedly hit him with the […]

“A Christmas Carol” to the Regatta of Lights on the Matanzas Bay

Friday: December 11 DISNEY’S “A CHRISTMAS CAROL” AND SANTA AT IMAX THEATER Bring the kids to watch Disney’s “A Christmas Carol,” starring Jim Carrey as Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet-to-Come on the BIG IMAX Screen at World Golf Hall of Fame – and see Santa through December 19. For […]