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Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy

  Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy   After years of exposing the controversial American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)—the nation’s largest, secretive corporate spin machine and right-wing policy incubator–Matthew Charles Cardinale, the Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, became so fed up, he decided to form a progressive, grassroots, transparent alternative: SMART […]

Constitutional Rights Documentary Examines Why America’s Cops Are Running Amok

Peace Officer Film Review by Kam Williams Constitutional Rights Documentary Examines Why America’s Cops Are Running Amok   William “Dub” Lawrence is the former sheriff of Davis County, Utah where he created and trained the state’s very first SWAT team several decades ago. However, he came to regret having ever founded that tactical unit  in […]

Benefits of Cooperation and Working Together

  St. Johns County Administrator and Sheriff Address New County Commissioners to Discuss Benefits of Cooperation and Working Together   St. Johns County, Florida – St. Johns County Administrator, Michael D. Wanchick, and St. Johns County Sheriff, David P. Shoar, appeared before an audience of new County Commissioners from throughout Florida on Thursday to discuss […]

Cyndi Stevenson to run for Florida Legislature

Cyndi Stevenson to run for Florida Legislature Files for House District 17 (St. Augustine)  St. Johns County Commissioner Cyndi Stevenson today filed to run for Florida House District 17.  “Once it became clear that Senator Thrasher would become FSU’s president and that Representative Renuart would run to succeed him, my phone began ringing with friends […]

Masters Drive and Evergreen Avenue Intersection Closed October 7

  Due to Urgent Sewer Pipe Repairs St. Johns County, FL. – The St. Augustine Utility Department will be performing emergency service to repair the sewer pipe in the intersection of Masters Drive and Evergreen Avenue between 7 a.m.–6 p.m. on Monday, October 7. The intersection will be closed during this time. South-bound traffic on Masters Street […]

No Weed, Just Weeds ~City of Arlington SWAT Raid on Peaceful Organic Farmers

City of Arlington SWAT Raid on Peaceful Organic Farmers is a Big Budget Bust  “No Weed, Just Weeds” The Garden of Eden is a conscious community located on a 3.5 acre space in Kennedale, Texas (DFW metroplex). They are dedicated to living sustainably by raising fresh food, utilizing earthen materials for building projects, and facilitating […]

St. Johns County Airport Rescue Drill on June 12

St. Johns County Fire Rescue will join the St. Augustine Airport, The St. Johns County Airport Authority, the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Office and Northrop Grumman in a joint Airport Rescue Drill scheduled for the Morning of Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 10:00 am at the St. Augustine Airport. Responders will be faced with an […]

Comprehensive Plan Amendment Request for Switzerland Property Withdrawn and Associated Lawsuit Dismissed

The applicant requesting a Comprehensive Plan amendment for a residential development in a portion of St. Johns County know as Switzerland, Fla., withdrew the application and, jointly with St. Johns County, filed a notice of voluntary dismissal for the associated lawsuit on June 5. County officials are very pleased and appreciative that the application has […]

St. Johns County Provides Sandbags to Residents to Prevent Potential Flooding from Tropical Storm Andrea

St. Johns County Road and Bridge Department is setting up sandbag locations for the public at four locations listed below in preparation for tropical storm Andrea. Residents must provide their own transportation and can obtain sandbags until 5:30 p.m. today. There is a maximum allocation of 50-bags per person. ·   Palm Valley—under the Palm Valley bridge […]