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Donate shoes to local students

Students skip school, embarrassed their shoes are torn or too small.  During the July's Positively Jax event, you can help.

Kicks for Kids details, drop off locations |


Expert offers bedwetting solutions

Bedwetting can be embarrassing for a child. When do you need to talk to a doctor? We're getting the answer to that question plus some solutions from a local expert.

Culinary Nunnsense Mojo chicken

Recipe: Richard's Mojo chicken

On this episode of Culinary Nunnsense we are adding some island flavor to your bland old chicken and we are heading back out to the BBQ grill.

Tax-free shopping for school supplies

Back-to-school tax holiday continues Sat.

Florida's annual back-to-school sales tax holiday runs through Sunday and features higher limits on exemptions. Computers and accessories are also now included on the tax-free list.


Back To School Fest Saturday

The Seventh Annual Back to School Fest will be held Saturday, featuring free backpacks and school supplies, a Wal-Mart fashion show, school physical, haircuts and vision screenings.


New businesses for Springfield

New life is on it's way to the historic district of Springfield after announcements of several new retail shops coming to the area.


Deadly pain pills

46 people a day die from overdoses of opioids—prescription painkillers like OxyContin, Percocet and Vicodin. Recently the FDA approved a new version. Consumer Reports is  calling on the government to reconsider.


Making money off your miles

Check the fine print before you sell or you could end paying the price.


Should you buy a medical alert system?

You’ve probably seen the ads on TV and in magazines: How do you get help in a
medical emergency when you’re alone at home?


Warning for eBay shoppers

If you use online auction sites, be aware of this common scam.


Extra hour for low-performing schools

Fifty-two elementary schools in Duval County will now extend their school day by one hour in the coming school year. Dismissal at these schools will change to 4 p.m. every day.

RELATED: Parents sound off on change |


Zookeeper for a day

You've probably been to the zoo with your family and friends, but have you ever wondered what it's like to be a zookeeper? Channel 4's Crystal Moyer steps into their shoes for a day.


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Photos: Have you seen these fugitives?

Capturing Jacksonville's wanted suspects is a tough task, so The Local Station is trying to help with the Wheel of Justice.  Every Thursday morning, the wheel spins and a wanted fugitive is profiled. Online, we feature all the fugitives on the wheel.

1st Birthday

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.