Local gymnast goes to Nationals

Local gymnast goes to Nationals

At her first time at nationals, St. Johns resident Jenna Mulligan placed fifth on floor exercise, eighth on balance beam and 13th on vault, for an overall ranking of 39th in the U.S. More »

Kayaking around Florida (and contributing to a good cause)

Kayaking around Florida (and contributing to a good cause)

Former U.S. Marine Esteban Blyar finished the journey of a lifetime when he pulled his kayak ashore in mid-May after a 61-day kayaking trip around the coast of Florida on the Florida Circumnavigational Saltwater Paddling Trail. More »

New Steinway at Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach

New Steinway at Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach

The success of Play Academy of Arts (PLAY), a holistic approach to music at the Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach, has resulted in a fourth piano to be added to the Center. More »


First Coast NewsLine

Get to Know … Mary Boushie

By David Aaro

For all you cat lovers out there, meet a Ponte Vedra resident who has helped rescue, rehabilitate and find homes for hundreds of felines, some abandoned as adults and others born to abandoned cats in the beach communities. Mary Boushie has owned Katz 4 Keeps, a 501 (c ) (3) non-profit organization in Ponte Vedra since 2008.

St. Johns student produces anti-poo PSA

Jeremy Nalley, a northwest St. Johns County resident and student at the Art Institute, recently produced a public service announcement video encouraging pet owners to pick up after their animals. Using neighbors and family members as actors, Nalley created the anti-poo PSA titled, “It’s Your Pup, Pick it Up!”

The Lightner Museum: Extraordinary collections

By Ben Samples, OneTankMedia

Stuffed lions, marble sculptures, Victorian art … and shrunken heads.

Welcome to the Lightner Museum.

Florida NewsLine is now available on Apple News

Apple News

Readers now have one more way to access stories about the news, features and people in your community. Florida NewsLine is now available on Apple News.

While Mandarin NewsLine, The CreekLine, Ponte Vedra NewsLine and Southside NewsLine are published monthly in print, our goal is to publish new content online as soon as it is available. Sometimes updates will appear daily, or even hourly. For iPhone users, Apple News can help keep you up to date on the latest from your community newspaper.

Open this link on iOS: Florida NewsLine

Southside NewsLine Advertising Delivers: A spontaneous testimonial from an advertiser

Ever wonder if advertising in our community newspapers works? Listen to this voicemail (used with permission) from one of our Southside NewsLine advertisers.