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Fake documents trick business owners

They arrive in the mail looking like official government documents, but beware it could be a scam.

Jax among best cities for non-college grads

A real estate group named Jacksonville among the top ten American cities for people who don't have a college degree. The only Florida city to make the list, it tied for seventh place with Las Vegas, Nevada. 

Fundraiser for couple robbed having baby

The community came together Wednesday and held a fundraiser for Aaron and Janine Harris, whose Westside home was robbed earlier this month while the young couple was at the hospital bringing a new baby into the world.

Local company to 'Pay It Forward' after burglary

A local real estate company is hoping to turn a crime against a youth pastor, his wife and newborn son into a chance for the entire community to "Pay It Forward."

Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer Isaiah Fields

JSO honors Officer of the Year, others

Several officers and local leaders were recognized Thursday during the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office's 2015 “Of the Year” awards.

New food pantry opens in Mayport

A new facility will serve people in five beaches ZIP codes who cannot afford to feed their families.

Jacksonville native a positive role model

Jacksonville native Carla Harris shares an inspiring story of success and giving with Channel 4's Mary Baer and talks about her involvement with St. Vincent's HealthCare's first annual "The Mary Awards" to honor local…

St. Johns Country Day School invites families to celebration

The First Coast community is invited to a day of family fun at St. Johns Country Day School

Volunteers turn out to honor MLK Day

In Jacksonville, 400 volunteers gave up their day off from school and work to make a difference on Monday at Ed White High School as part of City Year Jacksonville's Martin Luther King Jr. Day efforts.

Survey guages teen use of alcohol, drugs

Fewer teenagers in Northeast Florida are binge drinking and smoking, but they are still turning to prescription drugs to get high, a new survey finds.

2015 Black History Month calendar unveiled

The city's Black History Month calendar has become a tradition -- each year paying tribute to African Americans with ties to Jacksonville from the past, present and future.

National AMBER Alert Awareness Day

National AMBER Alert Awareness Day recognized 30,000 citizens that signed up to receive Florida AMBER Alerts by email.

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Memorable Birthdays

  • Morning Show Recognizes First Birthdays

    Every day on the morning show, Channel 4 features babies on their first birthday. Learn how to send the photos and when to watch.

    Milestone birthdays

    Channel 4 also honors significant birthdays, whether it be a centennial or beyond, a sweet 16, or something in between.  Here's an outlet to celebrate those milestones by submitting their photo, birth date, and a sentence or two about the person being honored.


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