Field of Dreams looks toward ninth Opening Day

Field of Dreams looks toward ninth Opening Day

Opening day for Field of Dreams this year will be Saturday, Feb. 2 with the first game at 9 a.m. at Aberdeen Park. More »

Love Me True Rescue fulfills childhood dream, serves community

Love Me True Rescue fulfills childhood dream, serves community

Lisa DiDonato opened Love Me True Rescue, reflecting her love of felines and Elvis Presley in April 2018. More »

Society of St. Andrew seeks volunteers passionate about stopping hunger

Society of St. Andrew seeks volunteers passionate about stopping hunger

Gleaning is the act of collecting leftover crops from farmers’ fields after they have been commercially harvested and sharing them with nearby feeding agencies. More »

Back in Time with Brett: John Henry Jacks House, Part 2

Back in Time with Brett: John Henry Jacks House, Part 2

The Jacks residence “reflects the folk or cracker building tradition,” a style popular throughout the South during the 19th century. More »

 

Reimagined DONNA Marathon weekend returns Feb. 8 – 10

By NewsLine Staff
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This weekend, Feb. 8 – 11, join Donna Deegan and thousands of runners, walkers and spectators as they experience a reimagined DONNA Marathon Weekend with its start and finish in the heart of Neptune Beach and Atlantic Beach. With Beaches Town Center now the epicenter of weekend events, locals and visitors have choices to shop, dine, relax and now race! Listed as Women’s Running Magazine’s “favorite charity race,” 26.2 with DONNA The National Marathon to Finish Breast Cancer is the only marathon in the country dedicated to breast cancer research and care.

Golf Tips from T Shot Ranch

By Janie C. Farina, LPGA
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Home, Home on the Range…

“O give me a home where the buffaloes roam
Where the deer and the antelope play
Where seldom is heard a discouraging word
And the skies are not cloudy all day”

~Lyrics by Bill Staines

Field of Dreams looks toward ninth Opening Day

By Martie Thompson
editor@floridanewsline.com

“Special things really do happen between the white lines.” So says George Vancore, lead umpire for the Field of Dreams Baseball League, a voluntary organization that provides a safe ADA certified facility where special needs children of all ages (kindergarten through 12th grade) can play baseball for free and be an active part of a thriving athletic association.  

Love Me True Rescue fulfills childhood dream, serves community

By Martie Thompson
editor@floridanewsline.com

Lifelong animal lover Lisa DiDonato‘s future was influenced greatly by what she saw when volunteering at an animal shelter in her home state of New Jersey. Cats were in cages and a dog that she was particularly attached to had to be euthanized. When the opportunity arose for her to run her own animal shelter, she knew she didn’t want to repeat either of these scenarios.

Society of St. Andrew seeks volunteers passionate about stopping hunger

By Martie Thompson
editor@floridanewsline.com

Gleaning is the act of collecting leftover crops from farmers’ fields after they have been commercially harvested. The Society of St. Andrew is a national non-profit founded in 1979 that takes this biblical principle to heart and mobilizes volunteers to dig up or pick the good vegetables or fruit remaining after harvest and then share it with nearby feeding agencies.