Editor’s Note: Catch up on the news you missed and the things we thought were noteworthy around town, around the world, and in the sports scene! Be on the lookout for more posts like these every Monday. Boom.
If you are not already aware, Jacksonville was nearly destroyed by a fire in 1901. We are bigger and better than ever, and it is hard to believe that the Historic City of Jacksonville has been completely devastated four times since 1846. Check out how our beloved city has been nearly annihilated four separate times over the years.
JIA ranks among the top ten best airports in North America for service quality
EverBank may receive state money for renovations. We like the sound of that!
Two sperm whales washed onto beach at Anastasia Island State Park
St. Johns Marine Patrol earns top state award
Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, Atlantic Beach Pub allowed to fly Irish Flag
A day in the life of the OCEARCH team
Around The World
Close to 2,800 dead pigs have washed up from the Shanghai River. The river is a drinking source for more than 20 million Shanghai residents.
Could there be life in an Antarctic lake?