Archives for January 2013

St. Johns County Hosts Free Super Community Collection Day for Collection of Residential Household Hazardous and E-waste

The St. Johns County Solid Waste Management Department will host a free Super Community Collection Day from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, February 9 at Trout Creek Park, 6795 Collier Rd. Orangedale, 32092. County residents are encouraged to bring household hazardous waste, electronics, and tires for disposal. Household Hazardous waste items acceptable for […]

The Green Minute: Make Your Kids Energy Efficiency Masters

For today’s Green Minute, we are focusing on a few very simple tips that can help your children become energy efficiency “masters.” From our good friends at the Alliance to Save Energy, these tips are about getting your children involved in your efforts to save electricity. They are easy, fun and save money. Below is […]

Washout by OutPak is Great at Protecting the Envionment

  In this environmentally-conscious world, it is truly amazing to run across companies that are out there doing their absolute best to not only do well by EPA rules and regulations, but also to be those true ‘innovators’ that are lending far more than just a hand when it comes to protecting our environment. These […]

St. Johns County Public Library System – February Calendar of Events

Library System Closing Dates February 18th – Presidents’ Day Anastasia Island Branch Library Events Telephone: (904) 209-3730 Fax: (904) 209-3735 Email: Gentle Stretching Saturday, February 2 @ 10:30 am Friday, February 8 @ 10:30 am This FREE class emphasizes stretching, coordination of breath with movement, and attention to alignment. The class is designed to […]

Sister Hazel to Perform at Ponte Vedra Concert Hall in March

Gainesville based alternative and southern rock band Sister Hazel returns for a second time to perform at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall on Friday, March 8th. Formed in 1993, Sister Hazel named themselves after a local nun in Gainesville who ran a homeless shelter, Sister Hazel Williams. Through their independent record label Croakin’ Poets, Sister […]

Victoria Justice Embarks on ‘Here’s 2 Us Tour’

Columbia Records/Nickelodeon star Victoria Justice announced on Ryan Seacrest today that she will be hitting the road beginning in June 2013 for the “Here’s 2 Us Tour.” Fans will be able to see the music and TV sensation performing in over 30 cities across the US, including stops in Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston and Atlanta, […]

St. Johns County Library System Welcomes Novelist Alex Grecian for Special Literary Discussion

The St. Johns County Public Library System is pleased to invite residents to a special evening of Victorian Mystery led by novelist Alex Grecian from 6 – 8 p.m. on Saturday, February 23 at the St. Johns County Administration Auditorium, 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine. As the author of The Yard, the 2013 St. […]

Most Special Sighthounds and Scenthounds

  Man’s best friend hasn’t changed a bit over time. And when it comes to the hunter, this special canine is the one who, more often than not, does all the work while us humans sit back, watch and wait. You gotta give them credit for being as loyal as they are. (The dogs, not […]


National concert industry publication Pollstar has named the St. Augustine Amphitheatre #43 on its list of the hundred top Amphitheatre Venues Worldwide, based on ticket sales reported to Pollstar for shows played between January 1, 2012 and December 31, 2012. The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is joined on the list by prestigious venues worldwide including Red […]


The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall is proud to celebrate its 2 Year Anniversary with an open house on Tuesday, February 12 from 6 to 8pm. The Ponte Vedra Concert Hall open house will feature live entertainment by area jazz band Tropic of Cancer, complimentary food samples from area Ponte Vedra and St. Johns County restaurants, […]