All I Know Inc.

All I Know, Inc. offers second chances to residents of Jacksonville. The organization has served as a provider for opportunity of positive life choices and inspiration since 2013. CEO and President Claresa Baggs started the organization with aspirations to reach and teach those of underprivileged communities how to lead better lives. Although the foundation of…

Rethreaded

Rethreaded has set out on a mission to renew hope, reignite dreams and release potential for survivors of human trafficking locally and globally through business. The organization has been catering to victims of sexual abuse since 2012. It was founded by Kristin Keen; who started the organization to give women a second chance at leading…

First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross

THE MOST INTERESTING PERSON I’VE INTERVIEWED THIS MONTH Jacksonville author Michael Wiley used to live in Chicago.  His first series of crime novels were based in the Windy City, but now, Wiley explores Northeast Florida’s fascinating complexities in his writing.   He’s done it again with his new thriller, Monument Road. Reviews are glowing for…

PEMCO Expands Jacksonville Team with Three New Hires

Progressive Employer Management Company (PEMCO), a Professional Employer Organization (PEO), has added three new business consultants to the experienced staff in its Jacksonville office. Dede Ebelt, Chad Blenden, and Heidi Segona will help support the local business community with human resources, payroll administration, workers’ compensation, and risk management services. “Jacksonville is home to prominent corporations…

Cassidy Lee

You might recognize Cassidy Lee, a 21-year-old Jacksonville native, from the Duval Divas or as the lead singer of South of Savannah. She plays everywhere from Whiskey Jax (both locations) to Mudville Grill to Farmer’s Markets out in the middle of nowhere to opening for the Red Jumpsuit Apparatus at Jack Rabbits last year. Hopping…

Hope Springs Florida is now open!

The dream of Ann and Joe Rodgers is finally a reality at their home in San Marco.  Vacation respite care, especially for children with autism, is available at an affordable cost.  These families encounter difficulties that neurotypical families do not have to deal with, and most of them do not have a way to unwind…

The Big Ticket 2017

The Lumineers SET LIST Submarines Flowers in Your Hair Ho Hey Cleopatra Gun Song Dead Sea Charlie Boy Slow It Down Sleep on the Floor Angela Ophelia Big Parade My Eyes Patience Walls (Circus) Stubborn Love New Politics SET LIST Everywhere I Go (Kings & Queens) Dignity Fall Into These Arms West End Kids Color…