Author archives: Sam

  • 30a Television launches their 1st Annual Summer Video Contest

    Jun 12, 14 • 438 Views • Art/History/CultureComments Off on 30a Television launches their 1st Annual Summer Video Contest

    30a Television launches their 1st Annual Summer Video Contest SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL, June 12, 2014 — Entrants are invited to upload their best summer video at www.30a.tv for inclusion in the contest, which will be open until September 1st 2014. The...

  • St. Johns County Receives Certified Local Government Designation

    Jun 12, 14 • 437 Views • GovernmentComments Off on St. Johns County Receives Certified Local Government Designation

    St. Johns County Receives Certified Local Government Designation TALLAHASSEE—Secretary of State Ken Detzner announced today that St. Johns County has been designated a Florida Certified Local Government (CLG), effective May 5, 2014. The CLG Program is a...

  • Scotts LawnService Launches Ortho Mosquito Control Service so Floridians Can Take Back Their Yards

    Jun 12, 14 • 1031 Views • EnvironmentComments Off on Scotts LawnService Launches Ortho Mosquito Control Service so Floridians Can Take Back Their Yards

    Scotts LawnService Launches Ortho Mosquito Control Service so Floridians Can Take Back Their Yards Tampa, Jacksonville, Orlando, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers residents offered service to eliminate pesky and dangerous pests ORLANDO – Scotts LawnService is...

  • Wild Waters at Silver Springs State Park Opens for Summer

    Jun 12, 14 • 500 Views • Environment, EventsComments Off on Wild Waters at Silver Springs State Park Opens for Summer

    WILD WATERS AT SILVER SPRINGS STATE PARK OPENS FOR SUMMER Certain features of the water attraction, including the wave pool, are now open for public recreation. OCALA – Wild Waters Waterpark at Silver Springs State Park is officially open for summer. After...

  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Sen. Nelson on situation in Iraq

    Jun 12, 14 • 708 Views • Foreign Affairs, Government, Statement ReleaseComments Off on MEDIA ADVISORY: Sen. Nelson on situation in Iraq

    Eds., producers note:  Here’s a link to broadcast-quality audio and video of a longer comment running approximately 35 seconds. FOLLOWING IS SEN. NELSON’S STATEMENT ON THE SITUATION IN IRAQ Eds., reporters note:  The senator’s been asked for his...

  • Florida Realtor

    Realtors®’ Environmental Award Deadline Looms

    Jun 12, 14 • 574 Views • Awards & Recognition, BusinessComments Off on Realtors®’ Environmental Award Deadline Looms

    Realtors®’ Environmental Award Deadline Looms ORLANDO, Fla., June 12, 2014 — Want to recognize an environmentally conscious Florida builder or developer, one whose projects prove that responsible growth and environmental protection can co-exist? Then...

  • Senator Don Gaetz Reports

    Jun 12, 14 • 621 Views • Florida Senate, GovernmentComments Off on Senator Don Gaetz Reports

    SENATOR DON GAETZ REPORTS: FLORIDA PREPAID CONTRACTS FOR NEWBORNS DROP $20,000, CERTAIN REFUNDS AVAILABLE FOR CURRENT CONTRACTS Dear Neighbor, As part of the Work Plan Florida 2014 joint legislative agenda, the House and Senate passed, and Governor Scott...

  • Rep Perry Thurston: Investigate Fair Districts Foul Play

    Jun 12, 14 • 552 Views • BusinessComments Off on Rep Perry Thurston: Investigate Fair Districts Foul Play

    Rep Perry Thurston: Investigate Fair Districts Foul Play Fort Lauderdale – Representative Perry Thurston called on Pam Bondi Thursday to investigate the potentially criminal activity that has come to light during the Fair Districts trial in Tallahassee....

  • DSC education alums among nominees for 1st Year Teacher award

    Jun 12, 14 • 410 Views • Awards & Recognition, Higher EducationComments Off on DSC education alums among nominees for 1st Year Teacher award

    DSC education alums among nominees for 1st Year Teacher award DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (June 12, 2014) – As k-12 schools close for the summer, four Daytona State College alumnae have special reasons to celebrate a great year – as First Year Teacher nominees...

  • Governor Scott Signs Legislation Honoring Florida Veterans

    Jun 12, 14 • 493 Views • Government, Legislation, Veterans Affairs/MilitaryComments Off on Governor Scott Signs Legislation Honoring Florida Veterans

    Governor Scott Signs Legislation Honoring Florida Veterans  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced he has signed House Bill 559, which further honors and recognizes Florida’s veterans for their service and sacrifice. House Bill 559...