Politics

Newt Gingrich in Jacksonville

Thursday, October 28th

11:00 am

(Doors Open at 10:30 am)

Hyatt Regency

225 East Coastline Drive

To RSVP click here

Election Night Tea Party Rally at the Jacksonville Landing, November 2nd

First Coast Tea Party (FCTP), announced they will host an Election Night Tea Party Rally at the Jacksonville Landing, November 2nd, 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 

Patriots from across North East Florida will watch election results live on the Jacksonville Landing big-screen. This free, family friendly event will feature patriotic music, appearances via Skype from Marco Rubio, Star Parker, and Rick Scott.  Ginni Thomas, Founder and Executive Director of Liberty Central, will be the featured keynote speaker at the rally. 

The Jacksonville Journey Oversight Committee Meetings

  • October 28, 2010, 4:00 pm
  • November 18, 2010, 4:00 pm
  • December 16, 2010, 4:00 pm
  • January 20, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • February 17, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • March 17, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • April 21, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • May 19, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • June 16, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • July 21, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • August 18, 2011, 4:00 pm
  • September 15, 2011, 4:00 pm

Diebenow Appointed to the JTA Board

Steven Diebenow has been appointed to the Jacksonville Transportation Authority’s board of directors by Mayor John Peyton. Diebenow will replace Donald P. Hinson who served since 2002, eight years.

Lights On Afterschool Celebrated Locally on Oct. 21

The Jacksonville Children's Commission will celebrate its highly successful TEAM UP and community-based after-school programs and showcase the critical importance of quality programming during out-of-school time by participating in the nationwide 11th Annual Lights On Afterschool celebration. 

Congressman Ander Crenshaw to Discuss Middle East Situation at Etz Chaim Synagogue

Sunday morning, October 24, 2010 at 9:30 am, Congressman Ander Crenshaw, representative of Florida’s Fourth Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives will discuss the current situation in the Middle East at a breakfast in Etz Chaim Synagogue, 10167 San Jose Boulevard in Mandarin.  Congregants and members of the Jewish community of Jacksonville are encouraged to attend this program.  Admission to the breakfast is $10 per person.  Reservations are appreciated by Tuesday, October 19 by contacting the synagogue office at (904) 262-3565 ext. 7.

City Encourages Participation in "Teal Monday" Events, Offers Free Parking at Select Facilities

Mayor John Peyton has proclaimed Monday, Oct. 18, 2010 as “Teal Monday” in support of the Jacksonville Jaguars’ Monday Night Football game against divisional rivals, the Tennessee Titans. To create a fun environment for all to enjoy, the Jaguars and others will host festivities at various locations throughout downtown.