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Man Wearing Large Orange Hat Robs CVS

Man Wearing Large Orange Hat Robs CVS

On April 29, at 8:16 p.m., JSO was dispatched to the CVS at 9118 Atlantic Boulevard in reference to a robbery.

First Coast News Launches "Hot Man Madness"

First Coast News Launches "Hot Man Madness"

College basketball season has officially ended - ladies - it’s time to take back the remote! Why, you ask? Could it be a new Reality TV show? Priorities people! It’s “Hot Man Madness!”

Companies Giving More Holiday Parties and Perks This Year

Companies Giving More Holiday Parties and Perks This Year

The economic scrooge may be loosening its grip on holiday cheer in the office as employers indicate their intent to offer more holiday perks (bonuses, parties, gifts) than last year. The nationwide CareerBuilder survey was conducted between August 17 and September 2, 2010 and included more than 3,600 workers and more than 2,600 employers.

Any Info on a Wreck on the Southside on Gate Parkway?

Community member is looking for any information on a wreck on the Southside on Gate Parkway. They were awakened at about 2:30 A.M., Monday October 25th, to the sound of cars revving engines and drag racing on Gate Parkway. They are also reporting long brake lines at the scene feeling it could be the same cars they heard. There are flowers on the side of the road where the wreck took place.  If you have any details please post a comment below.

UPDATE: 

On October 22, 2010 at 2:05 a.m. two vehicles were traveling westbound in the 8500 block of Gate Parkway West going around a curve at a high rate of speed. 

Both vehicles lost control striking separate light poles a short distance apart.  The listed driver of one of the vehicles was pronounced deceased at the scene. 

Haunt Nights: Northeast Florida’s Newest Haunted Attraction at the Adventure Landing Jax Beach

Adventure Landing has announced that they will be hosting a multi-day haunted event called HAUNT NIGHTS.  Haunt Nights is Northeast Florida’s newest haunted attraction and will debut at the Adventure Landing’s Jacksonville Beach location on Friday, October 9th.  Haunt Nights will continue on select dates through October 31.  A complete operating schedule is available by clicking this link:  http://www.hauntnights.com/schedule.html.

Haunt Nights features two unique attractions:

Make A Scene Downtown! Rocky Horror Picture Show & Street Festival

The City of Jacksonville presents the campy cult classic, Rocky Horror Picture Show, at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts on Friday, Oct. 22 at midnight. Rocky Horror enthusiasts will come alive when the street festival kicks off at 8 p.m. on the Northbank Riverwalk directly behind the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.  The Rocky Horror Tribute Band, a costume contest, food, beverages, activities and fun will all be part of this “strange journey.” Theater doors open at 11 p.m.