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State Road 200/A1A median closure

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FDOT crews will close the existing median crossover on State Road 200 and the left turn lanes at License Road/Eric Oliver Way Monday in order to construct the new left turn only configuration, according to a news release.

Simmons Road park construction underway

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Plans for a park on Simmons Road that will be accessible to those with physical disabilities as well as on the autism spectrum are moving forward, but one person whose property abuts the park says

Hilliard woman killed by NCSO deputy

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A 48 year-old woman in Hilliard who said she was suicidal, and in possession of a rifle, was killed by a Nassau County Sheriff’s Office deputy Tuesday night after allegedly pointing the weapon at him. The woman’s name was not released by the NCSO.

Historic house sold

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The historic Fairbanks bed-and-breakfast property in Fernandina Beach has been sold for $1.93 million, according to Theresa Hamilton of Fairbanks House Inc.

Byrd wants to keep economic train going

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State Rep. Cord Byrd, R-Neptune Beach, believes the state is in a good place economically and wants to continue his work with another term in the state’s House of Representatives, and possibly beyond.

Second Hand Rosie offers first-class goods

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Second Hand Rosie began as a lifelong dream of Rosanna Psulkowski. “Rosie,” as most people know her, had just recently become an empty nester after the youngest of her six children finally left for college. Now that they were out of the house pursuing their goals, Psulkowski decided it was time to pursue some of her own passions.