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Ticket Tracker: Buckingham, Leno, Cold War Kids, Todrick Hall

Former Fleetwood Mac leader Lindsey Buckingham and former late-night TV host Jay Leno have booked upcoming shows in the Jacksonville area.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Jay Leno, Religion, Fleetwood Mac, Jacksonville, Lindsey Buckingham, Florida Times-Union, Todrick Hall


Sandpiper Lodging Trust Announces Acquisition Of A Suburban Extended Stay Hotel In North Carolina

Sandpiper Lodging Trust (“SLT”) is pleased to announce its acquisition of a Suburban Extended Stay hotel located in Jacksonville, N.C. The property is a 117-room, economy extended stay hotel located near Camp Lejeune. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Tags: Travel, North Carolina, Jacksonville, Camp Lejeune, Sandpiper Lodging Trust Announces Acquisition, Sandpiper Lodging Trust


Jacksonville apartment property website wins Webby honor

A website built for an apartment property in Florida was one of three in the world to be awarded as a 2021 Webby Honoree at the International Academy of Digital Arts and Science's 25th Annual Webby Awards.
Tags: Florida, Technology, Renting, Marketing, Radio, Apartments, Agent, Websites, Jacksonville, CRM, Fl, Brokerage, Select, Virtual Tours, International Academy of Digital Arts, Luxury Property


Tedeschi Trucks show the 'gig chops' are ready at Jacksonville concert

Concert review: Tedeschi Trucks showed no signs of rust at Friday's tour-opening concert at Daily's Place in Jacksonville. They play again Saturday.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Florida Times-Union, Tedeschi Trucks


Ticket Tracker: King Crimson, Bonamassa, Little Big Town, Counting Crows, EW&F

Country act Little Big Town, bluesman Joe Bonamassa, funk masters Earth, Wind & Fire and hitmakers Counting Crows book shows in the Jacksonville area.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Little Big Town, Joe Bonamassa, Florida Times-Union


Florida Reverses Course On Bridge’s Pride Month Rainbow Lights After Backlash

Jacksonville's Acosta Bridge was allowed to shine bright for LGBTQ rights one day after officials rejected the display.
Tags: News, Jacksonville, Acosta Bridge, Florida Reverses Course On Bridge


Fla. Rep. Demings will run for Rubio’s Senate seat

By Veronica Straqualursi | CNN Democratic Rep. Val Demings on Wednesday officially announced she’s running for US Senate in 2022 as the party looks to unseat incumbent GOP Sen. Marco Rubio in a pivotal race. Her candidacy provides Democrats with a high-profile candidate as they hope to challenge Rubio, who’s serving in his second term and is a widely known, well-funded opponent. Democrats hold their primary next August. If she prevails in the primary, Demings would face a tough general election ...
Tags: Florida, Congress, Senate, Sport, Joe Biden, Cnn, Soccer, Democrats, Gop, United States, House, Marco Rubio, US Senate, Miami, Nancy Pelosi, Donald Trump


Florida to allow rainbow lights on city bridge for Pride Month after backlash

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) on Wednesday said it will allow Jacksonville’s Acosta Bridge to display rainbow lights...
Tags: Florida, Jacksonville, Florida Department of Transportation FDOT, Acosta Bridge


Florida Reverses Itself, Will Allow Rainbow Bridge Lighting

Florida has reversed itself and now says a downtown Jacksonville bridge can be decorated in rainbow lights to celebrate gay rights.
Tags: Florida, Jacksonville


Homes With High Flood Risk Are Selling for Nearly $50,000 More Than Low-Risk Homes as Pandemic Buyers Chase Waterfront Properties

The typical home with high flood risk sold for $402,010 in the first quarter–a 14% premium over the typical home with low flood risk Seattle, WA – June 9, 2021 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — The median sale price of homes with high flood risk was $402,010 in the first quarter of 2021, compared with $353,783 for homes with low flood risk, according to a new report from Redfin (www.redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. That means high-risk homes sold for a record 13.6% premi...
Tags: Florida, Real Estate, News, Radio, Canada, Seattle, Jacksonville, Redfin, Atlantic Ocean, Real Estate News, Bokhari, Redfin Redfin, Heather Kruayai, Kruayai


Slimmed-down Tedeschi Trucks returns to the stage Friday in Jacksonville

Jacksonville's Tedeschi Trucks Band is slimming down for a summer tour that opens Friday at Daily's Place, playing most shows with half the band.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Florida Times-Union, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Tedeschi Trucks, Daily s Place


Out of Town Movers Reshuffling to Larger, More Affordable Homes

– Scorching hot housing market giving additional buying power to sellers – The average long-distance mover relocated to a ZIP code with home values nearly $27,000 lower than where they came from last year – U.S. movers in 2020 relocated to ZIP codes with homes 33 square feet larger than where they came from, on average – Fast-rising home values and new location options helped movers cash in and find more affordable locales Seattle, WA – June 8, 2021 (PRNewswire) Americans who made ou...
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Ticket Tracker: Darius Rucker, 3 Doors Down, Brett Young

New concerts announced this week for the Jacksonville area include Darius Rucker, Acoustic Alchemy, 3 Doors Down, Brett Young and Kathleen Madigan.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Darius Rucker, Florida Times-Union, Brett Young, Kathleen Madigan, Darius Rucker Acoustic Alchemy


Jacksonville Officer Arrested on DUI Charges, Faces Firing

Officials say an officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office was arrested on DUI charges and faces suspension from his job.
Tags: Jacksonville, Jacksonville Sheriff 's Office


Florida governor banned transgender girls from competing in girls' sports on first day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference in December 2020 at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida. AP Photo/Chris O'Meara FL Gov. DeSantis signed a bill banning transgender girls from participating in girls' school sports. The Fairness in Women's Sports Act designates teams "on the basis of students' biological sex at birth." DeSantis signed the bill on the first day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month, which celebrates the LGBTQ+ community. See more stories on Insid...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Senate, Trends, Transgender, Gop, Lgbtq, Smith, Jacksonville, Orlando, Democratic, Laura, Fl, Tampa Florida, Ron DeSantis, Chris O Meara


Missing Autistic Boy Visiting Family Found Dead in Pond

A missing 4-year-old autistic boy who was visiting Jacksonville with his family from New York was found dead in a retention pond.
Tags: New York, Jacksonville, Pond


NFL insider notes: Urban Meyer's new culture in Jacksonville has an old look to it, plus Julio Jones latest

Newly hired executive Karim Kassam is out in Jacksonville and he might not be the last
Tags: NFL, Meyer, Jacksonville, Julio Jones, Karim Kassam


Tim Tebow 'Has Improved' Since Making TE Debut With Jaguars

Tim Tebow caught touchdown passes from Trevor Lawrence and Gardner Minshew during Jacksonville's first open practice of the offseason.
Tags: Tim Tebow, Jacksonville, Jaguars, Gardner Minshew, Trevor Lawrence


Concerts are back! Here are 10 to look forward to this summer in Jacksonville.

Ready to blast away your pandemic blues? Here are 10 concerts coming to the Jacksonville area this summer that ought to do the trick.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Florida Times-Union


Bubble Watch: Inland Empire 4th riskiest US housing market

“Bubble Watch” digs into trends that may indicate economic and/or real estate market troubles ahead. Buzz: The Inland Empire is the nation’s fourth “frothiest” housing market while the rest of California looks far less bubble-ish. Source: The Bubble Watch Index is my trusty spreadsheet’s analysis of April homebuying data from Zillow and Realtor.com covering 47 big markets. This “bubble watch” scorecard is based on average rankings for overvaluation (listing prices vs. values); overheating (lis...
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Papa John's is giving away 10,000 slices of pizza to celebrate Bitcoin Pizza Day. The fast-food chain explained the reasoning behind the giveaway.

The first 50 customers who walk into each Jacksonville Papa John's location and ask for the Bitcoin Pizza Deal will get a free, bitcoin-inspired large pizza. Papa John's Pizza. Papa John's is giving away 10,000 pizzas to commemorate Bitcoin Pizza Day. The day's origins trace back to a purchase of Papa John's pizza made by Laszlo Hanyecz. The chain's SVP told Insider its giveaway was an extension of its connection to the bitcoin story. See more stories on Insider...
Tags: Finance, US, Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, Retail, John, Jacksonville, Cryptocurrency, Anthony Pompliano, SVP, Pompliano, Laszlo Hanyecz, Shalini Nagarajan, Weekend BI UK, Tola Onanuga


Papa John's is giving away 10,000 slices of pizza to celebrate Bitcoin Pizza Day. The fast-food chain explained the reason behind the giveaway.

The first 50 customers who walk into each Jacksonville Papa John's location and ask for the Bitcoin Pizza Deal will get a free, bitcoin-inspired large pizza. Papa John's Pizza. Papa John's is giving away 10,000 slices to commemorate Bitcoin Pizza Day. The day's origins trace back to a purchase of Papa John's pizza made by Laszlo Hanyecz. The chain's SVP told Insider its giveaway was an extension of its connection to the bitcoin story. See more stories on Insider...
Tags: Finance, US, Trends, Markets, Bitcoin, Retail, John, Jacksonville, Cryptocurrency, Anthony Pompliano, SVP, Pompliano, Laszlo Hanyecz, Shalini Nagarajan, Weekend BI UK, Tola Onanuga


Ticket Tracker: 311, Alice Cooper, Postmodern Jukebox book shows

A bunch of new concerts announced this week for the Jacksonville area, including 311, Alice Cooper, Postmodern Jukebox and Tom Segura.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Alice Cooper, Florida Times-Union, Tom Segura, Alice Cooper Postmodern Jukebox


Jacksonville-area concert venues busily booking shows; Jonas Brothers, Lady A, Alice Cooper, Pat Benatar, 311 coming

Lady A, Jonas Brothers, Alice Cooper, 311, Pat Benatar coming as Jacksonville-area venues start filling concert calendars        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Florida Times-Union, Pat Benatar, Jonas Brothers Lady A Alice Cooper Pat Benatar, Jonas Brothers Alice Cooper


For Low-Tax States, Four People Move In For Every One Person Who Leaves

The trend is reversed in high-tax states, where an average of 2.5 people leave for every one person who moves in Seattle, WA – May 18, 2021 (PRNewswire) (NASDAQ: RDFN) — For states with the lowest taxes, an average of four people moved in from other parts of the country for every one person who left over the last eight years, according to a new report from Redfin (redfin.com), the technology-powered real estate brokerage. The trend is reversed in high-tax states, where an average of 2.5 peopl...
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Record Growth Drives Typical Home Values Up 11.6% Over Last Year

– Persistent double-digit price appreciation evokes 2007, but underlying forces show this is not a bubble – Home value appreciation breaks new records with fastest monthly growth since 1996 – The share of houses sold above list is twice that of 2020, but lower than you might expect – Rents are roaring back with record monthly growth, pulling high above COVID-19 hole Seattle, WA – May 18, 2021 (PRNewswire) Seemingly endless demand and low supply have driven record-breaking home value ...
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Green Day going ahead with Jacksonville stadium show, Motley Crue postpones for a year

One of the big rock concerts scheduled for Jacksonville's TIAA Bank Field this summer is still on, while another has been pushed back to 2022.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Religion, Jacksonville, Motley Crue, Florida Times-Union, TIAA Bank Field


Rising tides: Northeast Florida's music scene bounces back

The live music industry suffered badly from the pandemic but is making a comeback. Jacksonville-area venues and musicians are leading the way.        [Author: Florida Times-Union]
Tags: Florida, Religion, Jacksonville, Florida Times-Union


Jacksonville Coach Explains Exactly Why Tim Tebow Deserves Chance At Tight End

The Jaguars must make a decision on the former Heisman Trophy winner “pretty soon,” Meyer said.
Tags: News, Meyer, Jacksonville, Jaguars


Rams to open season with Bears and fans at SoFi Stadium

For more than a year, Rams fans have wondered when they’ll finally be able to attend games at the team’s new home in Inglewood. The wondering, if not the wait, is over. The Rams will host the Chargers in a preseason opener between SoFi Stadium’s co-tenants in August, and will face the Chicago Bears in a Sunday night game at SoFi in their regular-season opener Sept. 12. Customers could fill most of the 70,240 seats for those games, COVID-19 conditions permitting. When the NFL announced its 2021 s...
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