Author: Alexter Albury

jeff dodd st augustine high school

Arts and Culture, People

Making Music at St. Augustine High School with Jeff Dodd

With more than 30 years as an educator at the high school, Jeff is passing on his love of music to his students.

chris ranung of iatse florida

Arts and Culture, People

Supporting the Silver Screen in Florida with Chris Ranung

Chris Ranung’s incredible dedication to Florida’s film industry is as grand as the crowd-drawing stars on the silver screen.

the augustine recovery center's lauren and jason chane


Advocating for Recovery with Lauren and Jason Chane of The Augustine Recovery Center

This couple changes the world one person at a time by loosening addiction’s grip and by giving hope.

Family, Living

Get St. Augustine Summer Fun Delivered with Drifters and Barney’s

With the right equipment, St. Augustine locals can enjoy a very rejuvenating and exciting staycation on the city’s beautiful beaches. So sit back and enjoy the sun, because these local services deliver right to you.

dr beverly carmichael and robin cooper of the women of vision fund at flagler college

Living, People

The Faces Behind Flagler College’s Women of Vision Fund

To shape and empower lives takes vision and resolve – two attributes abundantly shared by Dr. Beverly Carmichael and Robin Cooper.

dr g robert baringer epic behavioral healthcare


Changing Lives at EPIC Behavioral Healthcare with Dr. G. Robert Baringer

Over four decades of compassion and medical professionalism have given Dr. George Robert Baringer fulfillment and purpose within the community.

melissa nelson poses in her united way office


Melissa Nelson Advocates for St. Johns County at the United Way

Meeting the needs of the community is the shared pride of the United Way and the organization's leading member, Melissa Nelson.

jason relph owner of the golden gypsy stands in his shop

Business, Community, People

An Experiential Art: Jason Relph of The Golden Gypsy

An adventurer, an artist, and an environmentalist – Jason Relph creatively channels all of these things in his life and business.

Jennifer tesori sartiano stands in a boys' room at st augustine youth services

Community, People

Jennifer Tesori Sartiano Invests in the Next Generation at St. Augustine Youth Services

Great communities grow with the dreams of their youth. This advocate understands and diligently strives to nurture young minds.

kristin pidcock poses at limelight theatre in st augustine

Community, Featured, People

A Role to Play in Changing the World: Kristin Pidcock of Limelight Theatre

With a smile as bright as the stage lights on opening night, Kristin Pidcock beautifully seams together her loves of family and theater.

king family poses at crescent beach baptist church

Arts and Culture, Music, People

Loving Harmony: Crescent Beach Baptist’s King Family Musicians

Harmonized pitches and beautiful voices bring life and depth to music. For the King family, however, it’s the added harmony of faith and love that makes their music so special.

Community, People

Growing into Business: Jon Veniard of Cultivate Tea & Spice Co.

From the fiery bite of Datil peppers to the palate-soothing flavor of peppermint, Jon Veniard of Cultivate Tea and Spice Co. blends an array of aromatic ingredients to deliver incredibly flavorful tastes.

first coast bmx owner anthony sargent stands on the track

Featured, People

BMX Factor: Anthony Sargent of First Coast BMX

From catching air in his 1980s childhood to now training his own son on the track, Anthony Sargent brings passion and an expert hand to First Coast BMX.

Business, Featured, People

Of Wood & Steel: The Master Craftsmen of Moonshine Wood & Steel

From the sawdust-covered floors of their fathers' workshops to the workbench of their own burgeoning business, Jesse LaPrees and David Woodside are artists of wood and steel.

norberto jaramillo of la cocina st augustine

Featured, Food, Latest, People

Dishing Up a Delicious Heritage: La Cocina’s Norberto Jaramillo

Delivering sensational Latin cuisine through La Cocina International Restaurant is Chef Norberto Jaramillo’s central focus. His years of experience and his culinary expertise result in a captivating harmony of exquisite taste and stunning presentation.