Nease students plan Veterans Day race to benefit K9s for Warriors

Nease students plan Veterans Day race to benefit K9s for Warriors

The Fun Run and 5K for K9s will take place on Nov. 11 — Veterans Day — and raise money and awareness for K9s for Warriors. More »

Ocean of Sound begins 2019 marching season with strong performances

Ocean of Sound begins 2019 marching season with strong performances

After leading the Ocean of Sound to a historic fifth place finish at the FMBC state championship in 2018, band director Jermaine Reynolds created a complex and exciting show for 2019: Odyssey. More »

Miracle on 34th Street is first production of Act II Players

Miracle on 34th Street is first production of Act II Players

The Fine Arts Conservatory will stage its first production, “Miracle on 34th Street,” over the weekend of Nov. 22 at Mandarin United Methodist Church. More »

Creekside High swimmers help others find the perfect match

Creekside High swimmers help others find the perfect match

To date, Be The Match has facilitated more than 92,000 blood stem cell transplants, giving many patients hope for a future. More »

 

Ponte Vedra NewsLine

Ponte Vedra NewsLine

PVNL NOV 2019 LORES

Horseplay provides hippotherapy for kids

By Martie Thompson
editor@floridanewsline.com

Vicky Carregal had worked as a physical therapist specializing in pediatrics for more than 10 years when she was exposed to hippotherapy, which uses a horse’s movements as a therapeutic or rehabilitative treatment. She said she started using this newfound knowledge with three or four children that were already patients of hers and found they started seeing expedited progress: the children became stronger and more mobile.

Get to Know … Chris Schiavo

By Martie Thompson
editor@floridanewsline.com

Making the move with his family to Nocatee from Los Angeles was not the first time that Chris Schiavo followed his heart. He was born and raised in Atlantic City, N.J. before the casinos came to town. He lived with his parents above the family’s grocery store. Eventually he moved away to Philadelphia to go to the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a degree in communications. He held various jobs in media, including working for a small market television station, before following his heart and moving to Los Angeles to try his hand in the entertainment industry. He lived there for nearly 30 years.

Pantry Raiders | Fresh and healthy salad makes the perfect meal

By NewsLine Staff
mail@floridanewsline.com

Weather during the months of September and October can be fickle. As a result, there may be some steamy days left even after summer is long gone. On such days, a light and refreshing meal can be ideal.

Travel | Curious about Clearwater Beach?

By Debi Lander
mail@floridanewsline.com

Travelers head to Florida for sunshine and world-class beaches. We locals enjoy the nearby Jacksonville and Ponte Vedra beaches, but TripAdvisor’s list of Top Beaches for 2019, 2018 and 2016 gives Clearwater Beach on the Gulf Coast the number one ranking. Here’s why you should consider making the four-hour drive, especially off-season.