Community In St. Augustine

Stay in-the-know about what’s happening in the St. Augustine community with these local news briefs, press releases and business updates and company announcements from local organizations in St. Johns County.  

Business, Community

NEW FOOD TRUCK CO-OP OPENS TO ST. JOHNS COUNTY BUSINESSES

The new community asset, St. Augustine Food Truck Co-Op, is open to new members.

Community

LOCAL TEACHER BUILDS VERTICAL SKATE RAMP FOR COMMUNITY KIDS

Brennan Gagnon will open his residential vert ramp to children of West Augustine.

Community, Things to Do

Celebrate Easter 2021 in St. Augustine

There are many ways to celebrate Easter this year, from services on the beach to Easter egg hunts for the kids.

Community

PIE IN THE SKY PARTNERS WITH ISLAND DOCTORS TO FUND SENIORS

Nonprofit organization partners with local medical facility to provide for seniors in need.

FLORIDA NONPROFIT HELPS YOUTH ATHLETES REDUCE PLASTIC POLLUTION IN ST. AUGUSTINE

Community

Florida Nonprofit Helps Youth Athletes Reduce Plastic Pollution in St. Augustine

Imagine a greener world with less plastic pollution.This is what local nonprofit Beaches Go Green (BGG) hopes to inspire through their Reusable Bottles for Sports program.

Community

COUPLES IN ST. AUGUSTINE ARE OPTING FOR INTIMATE WEDDING PACKAGES DURING PANDEMIC

The Treasury Venue Collection offers newly curated wedding packages to meet demand.

Arts and Culture, Community

Young Women in St. Augustine make history as the first female Eagle Scouts nationwide

The inaugural class of female Eagle Scouts honored by The Boy Scouts of America North Florida Council during Women’s History Month.

Community

15 Influential Black Leaders in St. Augustine Improving Our Community

Take a closer look at the stories of some of the Black leaders in our community who are using their talents to make our city a better place to live.

Career Readiness Academy at Kookaburra Roastery

Community

LOCAL NONPROFIT SUPPORTS CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE + FOSTER FAMILIES

Fostering Connections St. Johns offers career readiness + other services for children in foster care.

Community, Things to Do

CONCERTS FOR A CAUSE ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL EVENT IN ST. AUGUSTINE WITH RODNEY ATKINS

Country musician to perform at Tringali Barn on March 5th to raise funds for INK!

Community, Food

New Book Features Recipes From Local St. Augustine Restaurants

Local author publishes first edition of book featuring vegetarian recipes from St. Augustine restaurants, food trucks, and bed and breakfasts.

Business, Community, People

Stories of Pandemic Pivots in St. Augustine

In the wake of the pandemic, we have all had to adjust and learn how to navigate these uncharted waters. Learn what these businesses did to keep their companies afloat.

Buses Line up in St. Johns County

Community

Showing Appreciation for St. Augustine Bus Operators During the Pandemic

Waffle House donates 500 breakfast sandwiches to bus operators and staff to say, “Thank You!”

Balloon Night at St. Francis Shelter Port in the Storm Light Up The Night Event

Community

Light Up the Night Balloon Glow Gala held in St. Augustine

40 Businesses and Individuals Supported St. Francis House/Port in the Storm “Light Up the Night Balloon Glow Gala”

Epic-Cure Food Truck

Community

St. Augustine Community Comes Together to Help Epic-Cure Get Refrigerated Truck

Local Rotary Clubs and renowned philanthropic organizations donate to Epic-Cure for rural food program truck.

Alicia Ali Pressel teaches at Creekside High School - photo

Community

Finalists for INK! Teacher of the Year awards named in St. Augustine

INK! names three finalists for St. Johns County 2020-2021 Teacher of the Year award.

Vincent Johnson, MBA, has joined Flagler Health+ as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.

Community

Flagler Health+ Names New Enterprise-Wide Operations Chief

Flagler Health+, an extension of Flagler Hospital, has named Vincent Johnson as their new Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer