Greek Festival, Changing of the Guard to Wild Dreams at Marineland

Saturday and Sunday: October 10-11 12th ANNUAL GREEK FESTIVAL Join in a fun-filled weekend showcasing St. Augustine’s Greek heritage where everyone can be Greek for the weekend. Enjoy a delicious assortment of Greek foods, pastries and beverages or stock up on imported Greek foods from the Bakaliko. Sip on Greek beers and wines at the […]

Fall is Filled With New Discoveries in St. Augustine

Fall is a special time in this part of Florida – the sky takes on a deeper shade of blue, the sea breeze seems even fresher, and the beach sand sparkles in the warm autumn sun. For visitors, fall is a time of new discoveries in the oldest city, new challenges on some of the […]

K. C. Petroleum, Inc Becomes the Golf Sponsor to Provide Senior Nutrition

LEADER IN PETROLEUM INDUSTRY STEPS UP FOR MEALS ON WHEELS The 19th Annual Cathedral Foundation Golf Classic to Benefit Meals on Wheels will be held at Amelia Island Plantation’s gorgeous and prestigious Long Point golf course on Tuesday, November 3, 2009. K.C. Petroleum, a leader in the petroleum industry, has signed on to be the […]

Traditional and Exotic Gourmet Spices, Cooking Herbs and Seasonings From Around The World


The Spice and Tea Exchange of St. Augustine We combine traditional and exotic gourmet spices, cooking herbs and seasonings from around the world. Be adventurous as you explore the finest in savory spices, sea salts, gourmet teas, sugars and seasonings. Our store has a huge selection of chili powders, cheese powders, paprikas, smoked powder and […]

A Haunted Experience, Art, Fish and Changing of the Guard


FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK Enjoy the latest exhibits, music, entertainment and refreshments at over 20 participating galleries in St. Augustine. At 6 p.m., Jonathan Easter, choirmaster at St. Paul’s By-the-Sea Episcopal Church, will present a free organ recital at the Cathedral Basilica.  Artist Tim Peterson will introduce his latest series of hand-painted St. Augustine Christmas […]

An Innovative “Getaway Card” Offers Outstanding Discounts


ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.  – An innovative “Getaway Card” now offers outstanding discounts for visitors to St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra & The Beaches.  Available for easy download from My Getaway Card, the free card provides discounts on nearly every feature that makes the destination so popular – including entertaining attractions, world-class golf, accommodations for every taste […]

Two Million Lights Shining Bright in St. Augustine

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The City of St. Augustine will begin its annual Nights of Lights celebration during the Nights of Lights Light-up Night on November 21, 2009.  At 6:30 p.m., St. Augustine Mayor Joe Boles, along with several past St. Augustine mayors, will “Flip the Switch” that will turn on more than two million tiny white lights lining […]

New Line of High-Quality Reusable Bags at Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Winn-Dixie Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:WINN) introduced a new line of high-quality reusable bags today that make it easy for customers to go green fashionably. The eco-friendly bags, made from 95 percent recycled material, come in four trendy designs featuring fresh, high-color graphics. The bags will retail for $1.50 each and […]

Greece Returns to St. Augustine For The 12th Annual Greek Festival

The exotic sights and sounds of Greece return to St. Augustine when the 12th Annual Greek Festival takes place October 9-11 at the city’s Special Events Field.  Featuring food, music, dancing and fun, the festival provides a total immersion into Greek culture – in the bright Florida sun.               Hosted by the Holy Trinity […]

County Commission’s Budget Includes a $47 Million Decrease

The St. Johns County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday night adopted the final fiscal year 2010 budget of $611 million, a $47 million decrease from 2009 and a $122 million decrease since 2007. Adoption of the final budget was the culmination of a lengthy process, which included unprecedented community outreach and public input over […]