Business

Fuel Price Brief for the Week of Nov 21

Consumers will get a break this holiday weekend as gas prices are not expected to increase further this week after the price of crude oil dropped $3.37 in price last week to settle Friday at $81.51 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Crude prices decreased for the second week in a row, sparing last minute spikes in retail gas prices before Thanksgiving.

St. Johns Town Center Zaxby's To Open Monday, November 22

The new restaurant is located at 4875 Gate Parkway, at St. Johns Town Center. A Southeast favorite for chicken fingers and Buffalo wings, Zaxby’s will operate Monday through Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Sundays from 10:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. The new addition to the Town Center is located near Babies R Us and CVS.

Mike Davidson Ford Holds 3rd Annual Food Drive for City Rescue Mission

Mike Davidson Ford holds its 3rd Annual Food Drive for City Rescue Mission. The Dealership hopes to collect enough canned and non-perishable goods to fill the beds of Three Ford F-150 trucks to feed the homeless during the holidays in Jacksonville. The food drive, in its third year, benefits the City Rescue Mission, a non-profit, faith-based organization located in downtown Jacksonville.  The City Rescue Mission has provided help to the homeless and needy to Northeast Florida since 1946. In addition to providing emergency services for the homeless, CRM offers life-changing programs like the New Day Workforce and LifeBuilders to people get off the streets and back on their feet.

Thanksgiving Holiday Facility Closures Duval

Most city government offices and facilities will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Minding Your Manners

The UNF Alumni Association will be holding an event for all graduating seniors and upperclassmen called  "In Good Taste," a professional etiquette dinner, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the University Center, Board of Trustees Room, Room 1058.

This is a fun-filled evening that guarantees to provide the confidence students need to step out into the workforce and make that first impression. The event includes a free three-course meal and reference guide titled, "Minding Your Manners."

One Ocean Resort Kicks Off the Holiday Season

With Florida full of Fall, One Ocean Resort kicks off the holiday season with spectacular culinary events including the eagerly awaited revealing of the annual Gingerbread House, a festive holiday tea daily and wonderfully spirited holiday meals beginning with Thanksgiving and tempting taste buds through New Years Day.

Complimentary Appetizers for Veterans at BlackFinn Today!

Offer good for anyone with a valid US Military ID

In honor of Veterans Day, all day today BlackFinn American Grille will offer a complimentary appetizer to all military personnel past and present.