CHILD PASSENGER SAFETY WEEK

“Child Passenger Safety Week” begins this week. Recognized by Governor Rick Scott, the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reminds us to protect our most precious cargo. Last year 1,165 children were wearing no safety restraints when they were injured in an auto accident. Injuries that could have been prevented in or at…

FATAL BICYCLE ACCIDENT CLAIMS THE LIFE OF AN OUTSTANDING TEEN

A bicycle accident has claimed the life of an outstanding 17 year old young man on Palm Valley Road. Christian Meier was struck by a Toyota Corolla as he crossed the road. Christian died from injuries sustained in the accident at Baptist Beaches Hospital. Christian Meier was a decorated member of the Navy Junior ROTC…

MUHAMMED ALI “THE GREATEST”

Muhammed Ali, the three-time World Heavyweight Champion Boxer passed away surrounded by his family at the age of 74. Loved and admired around the world condolences went out to his family and friends from those he loved and even those he defeated in the ring. George Foreman tweeted “It’s been said it was Rope a…

FOOD SAFETY RECALL INCLUDES GRANOLA PRODUCTS

A serious Recall has been issued by several companies including Quaker Oats, Kashi and Treehouse. Treehouse distributes products under a variety of names including Great value brand sold at Walmart. The recall includes granola, granola bars, sunflower seeds and almonds. The products may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Listeria can cause serious and sometimes fatal…

FATAL HIT-AND-RUN ACCIDENT KILLS THREE

Fatal Hit-and-run accident on Jacksonville’s Northside. The hit-and-run driver in the accident left three young adults to die at the scene.The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is requesting your help if you have any information. The fatal accident occurred around 2:04 a.m. on the morning of March 6th on Duval Station Road and North Main Street. The victims were all…

DEFECTIVE FOOD PRODUCT RECALL-MAY CAUSE SERIOUS INJURIES

A serious Defective Food Product Recall has been issued by Nestle’ serious injuries may result if this product is consumed. Pizza and popular frozen meals are included in this recall many of your friends and family members may be storing in their freezer. Please share this recall. The products that have been recalled include several varieties of…