What should I do with my old computer?

by: Steven Aldrich ~ First Coast Computer Services When we buy new computers (or any technology for that matter) we are left with the old device to dispose of. In St Johns County, you are not supposed to put it in the trash, or the recycling for normal pickup. St...

5 Reasons to Stop Avoiding Estate Planning

by: Julie Ickes, J.D., LL.M. ~ Jackson Law Group With the new year around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what you have been avoiding and go ahead and tackle it. Estate planning is typically one of those things we avoid because it is uncomfortable....

Consider Some New Year’s Financial Resolutions

Information provided by Edward Jones As the year winds down, you may want to look ahead to see which areas of your life you can improve in 2019. Perhaps you’ll decide to exercise more, eat healthier foods, reconnect with old friends or volunteer at a school or...

VA Loans: Not JUST for your first home

by: Gaye Jones ~ AnnieMac Home Mortgage There is nothing more satisfying than helping those that serve to own their own home! Over the years I have found that many veterans did not realize they could use their VA Entitlement more than once. They can also, in many...

Fortune Telling for the New Year

by: Diane Vespucci ~ Re/Max Realty I am always surprised by what the year brings. Tucked somewhere in a normal, mundane week lies some surprise, maybe nice, maybe nasty. It keeps me thankful when it’s good, and often grateful for life after the bad. So despite palm...

Why Your Home May Not Be Selling, Even in a Seller’s Market

by: Michael Turwitt ~ Xcellence Realty Price and condition make a big difference, but other factors can also slow your home sale. Even in a seller’s market some homes linger on the market for many weeks or months, while the homes around them go into contract within...

First Coast Card Club and Newcomers Club to January Events

First Coast Card Club Playing Dates Saturday, January 5th. Lunch/Cards. Mexican Rest., Ponte Vedra Beach. 12:30P. RSVP Required. Tuesday, January 8th. Main Library, 1960 N. Ponce De Leon Blvd., St. Augustine. 1P. Refreshments. Tuesday, January 15th. Coffee Cafe. St....

Gamer’s Thumb

by: Rob Stanborough PT, DPT, MHSc, MTC, CMTPT, FAAOMPT I’ve written about Wii-itis, which is another name and cause for Tennis elbow or lateral epicondylitis. There is also a Gamer’s Thumb, otherwise known as de Quervain’s Tenosynovitis. It is a real problem and I’m...

God Talk – an Endangered Species

Fr. Nicholas A. Marziani, Jr., D.Min.   It gives new – and ominous – meaning to the phrase, “talking past each other.”   Actually, it’s even worse than that. We’re not simply talking past each other when it comes to just about anything having to do with speaking about...

Beach Blast Off to kick off new year

(St. Augustine Beach, Fla.) - Kick off 2019 in seaside style at this special St. Augustine Beach event! Beach Blast Off has been voted the No. 1 Family New Year’s Event in Florida. You’ll have a blast with numerous food and beverage options, live music, a Kids’ Zone,...

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