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Answers sought after toxins found in soil of NW Jacksonville neighborhood

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Community members are demanding answers from the city after toxins were found in the soil of their Northwest Jacksonville neighborhood. News4Jax has covered the story of residents at Fairway Oaks fighting to get repairs to what they call poorly-built homes. The community was bu

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-03-18 02:05:35

Evacuations lifted as Nassau County fire fully contained

NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. - Several agencies including Nassau County Fire Rescue and Jacksonville Fire Rescue responded to reports of a brush fire in Nassau County, Saturday evening. The fire was reported in the area of State Road 200 near Amelia Concourse and is said to be about 30 acres, according to t

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-03-18 01:23:10

Jacksonville fire rescue responding to 30-acre brush fire in Nassauville

The Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department said crews from the Northside are assisting Nassau County with a 30-acre brush fire on Old Nassauville Road. The brush fire in Nassau County started southeast of Yulee on Saturday, according to the First Alert Weather Doppler. As of 8:45 p.m., the fire is

FOX30JAX.COM - 2018-03-18 00:55:38

Recapping the Giants' first week of free agency

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 10: Nate Solder #77 of the New England Patriots warms up before the 2014 AFC Divisional Playoffs game against the Baltimore Ravens at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images) Photo Credit: Getty Images / Jim Rogash A l

NEWSDAY - 2018-03-18 00:21:00

Ryan Jensen gets biggest center contract, 49ers' Weston Richburg now 3rd

When the San Francisco 49ers signed center Weston Richburg shortly after free agency opened, he became the second-highest-paid center in the league from an average-per-year perspective. Without considering the full structure of the deal (incentives and all of that which are still up in the air for b

NINERS NATION - 2018-03-18 00:20:02

Neighbors rally over environmental worries from old Northwest Jacksonville dump

People living around a former dumpsite in Northwest Jacksonville rallied Saturday to show frustration with a lack of explanation by city officials about apparent preparations to remediate decades-old pollution. "We need justice. Is this justice that they're doing to us now?" Nathaniel Borden, presid

FLORIDA TIMES-UNION - 2018-03-18 00:04:12

Area students showcase skills at Trades Day

As area high school students put their skills to the test during Saturday's 12th Annual Trades Day, their instructors watched knowing the event was more than a competition. The students were showcasing skills much needed in the workforce. "Several years ago we had a student hired on the spot," said

JDNEWS.COM - 2018-03-17 22:56:40

Jacksonville players team up for teen suicide prevention

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - 56 teams came together to play in the honor of a Bolles School's basketball player who died last year. Patrick Henold killed himself. His friends say they don't know why, but they are talking about the tragedy and hoping to break the silence about suicide in order to save lives.

NEWS4JAX.COM - 2018-03-17 22:30:20