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Recent articles by Teresa:

Huey Magoo's opens first Northeast Florida restaurant in Jacksonville Beach, more to come

Much anticipated, Huey Magoo's has opened the first of about 10 of its popular chicken tender restaurants planned for the greater Jacksonville area. → Read More

Culver's brings more signature ButterBurgers and fresh frozen custard to Jacksonville

Culver's has staked its claim in Northeast Florida with six restaurants either open or under construction in the Jacksonville area. → Read More

After 10 years, M Shack set to close Atlantic Beach restaurant

In 2011, M Shack launched its burger-and-shake concept in Atlantic Beach. The restaurant is set to close, leaving two locations in Northeast Florida. → Read More

Bold Bean Coffee Roasters to close one of its Jacksonville cafes by the end of September

Plans call for September to see the closure of Bold Bean Coffee Roasters in historic San Marco. The cafe plans to close by the end of September. → Read More

Construction starting soon on Jax Beach Town Center at the old Campeche Bay Cantina site

The developer of the planned Jax Beach Town Center says construction is set to begin on the multi-million dollar project in Jacksonville Beach. → Read More

Roy's, bagels, Dreamette and more: Jacksonville-area restaurant openings, closings in June

Jacksonville-area restaurant-goers lost a longtime Hawaiian fusion eatery, gained an iconic ice cream shop and got real New York-style bagels in June. → Read More

Jacksonville-area restaurants, hotels host job fairs as businesses try to get back to normal

Job fairs for Northeast Florida hotels and restaurants will be May 18 as businesses are rehiring now that COVID-19 restrictions have loosened. → Read More

Jacksonville police investigating fatal shooting near Terry Parker High School

Jacksonville police are investigating a deadly shooting about three blocks away from Terry Parker High School in the Arlingwood neighborhood. → Read More

Jacksonville Community Council Inc. returns after five-year hiatus

The nonprofit Jacksonville Community Council Inc. has ended a five-year hiatus and resumed efforts to help find solutions to the city's challenges. → Read More

Chipotle opens 10th Jacksonville-area restaurant at Roosevelt Square

Jacksonville gets its 10th Chipotle Mexican Grill at Roosevelt Square, which is being redeveloped into Ortega Park on the city's Westside. → Read More

Jacksonville's Civilized Coffee teams up with billionaire Mark Cuban on new line of coffee

Jacksonville specialty coffee roaster Civilized Coffee and entrepreneur Mark Cuban have partnered on a new coffee line. → Read More

Party on with classic movies, creative cocktails at Ida Claire's movie night

Southern comfort food restaurant Ida Claire has resumed its popular Movie Night on the Patio at its Jacksonville restaurant at St. Johns Town Center. → Read More

Pi Day: Here's how to get a pizza for just $3.14 at Blaze Pizza

Blaze Pizza fans can get an 11-inch pizza for $3.14 as the restaurant extends its Pi Day celebration beginning March 14. → Read More

Jacksonville's inaugural Taco & Tequila Festival is coming May 2

Jacksonville's inaugural Taco & Tequila Festival is set for May 2 on the North Bank of the St. Johns River under the Fuller Warren Bridge. → Read More

After 38 years, Sonny's BBQ closes on Jacksonville's Southside

Customers craving barbeque for lunch at Sonny's BBQ on University Boulevard in Jacksonville found it permanently closed Tuesday. → Read More

Publix to anchor new Wildlight shopping center in Nassau County

Publix and developers say the supermarket will anchor the new Crossings at Wildlight shopping center 20 miles north of Jacksonville in Nassau County. → Read More

Police investigating death of Jacksonville football star; mother unsure what happened to Louis Nix

Jacksonville police are investigating the death of former Texans and Fighting Irish defensive lineman Louis Nix. His car was towed from a pond. → Read More

Ember & Iron restaurant brings live-fire, hearth cuisine to St. Johns

Ember & Iron, a new restaurant showcasing live, fire-grilled and hearth cooked cuisine, opened Monday in St. Johns south of Jacksonville. → Read More

Japanese mochi donuts shop planning first Northeast Florida shop at Town Center

Dochi, a craft Japanese mochi donut chain plans to open its first Northeast Florida store this summer in Jacksonville near St. Johns Town Center. → Read More

Jacksonville-area restaurants serve up sweet Valentine's Day specials

Valentine's weekend will be filled with sweet dinner specials at Jacksonville-area restaurants. → Read More