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A Blast From The Past: 1990s Downtown Jacksonville

Downtown Jacksonville has come a long way over the last twenty years. Today, we go back in time and take a look at the streets of Downtown's Northbank during the early 1990s.

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Khan's Jacksonville Shipyards Plans Revealed

Shahid Khan's plans for the Jacksonville Shipyards have been released. Here are several renderings of the ambitious proposal.

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40 Places Code Enforcement Wants to Demolish

Recently, the Jacksonville City Council passed a bill that allows demolitions just because a structure is vacant, boarded, has unpaid code liens or without power for two years. Naturally, Municipal Code Compliance has wasted no time getting the demolition process started. Bidding for the demolition of 40 buildings are already underway. You'll be…

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A Sneak Peak Inside the new UF Health North

UF Health North, Jacksonville's latest major medical center, opens its doors this week. Here's a sneak peak inside the 210,000-square-foot state-of-the-art medical center.

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7 More Places to Live in the Southside

From apartments to waterfront condos, a multifamily housing boom continues throughout Southeast Jacksonville. Check out these brand new places to live.

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Jacksonville Urban Legends and Folklore

Folklore is the unofficial culture of a community, passed along through word of mouth and other back channels. Folklore is often indelibly tied to place, and is a large part of what makes home feel like home. Here are a few common bits of lore from Jacksonville and the First Coast. How many do you recognize?

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Jax Isn't the Only One! 60 Years of Urban Change

Historically, Jacksonville is a great case study of how to kill a downtown, displace long-time residents, destroy established communities and historic building stock. However, 60 Years of Urban Change, a recent study by the University of Oklahoma Institute for Quality Communities, suggests we're not alone. Here's a brief glimpse of Jacksonville's…

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Jacksonville vs Milwaukee

This Great Lakes port city has reversed its downtown fortunes and is now growing again. Why can't Jacksonville?

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15 Things You Need To Know About Dating In Jax

Jacksonville sweethearts have style and game.

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9 REAL Town Centers to Visit in the First Coast

Here are nine authentic neighborhood town centers outside of downtown that prove there's more to Jacksonville and the First Coast than the typical suburban shopping mall.


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Jax Hole in the Wall Restaurants, Part 9

Five more "hole in the wall" Jacksonville restaurants to try.


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