In the Community

The Jacksonville community is thriving and constantly growing, and a new generation of Jacksonville residents is helping to shape the city for years to come. Here, we profile some of the people and organizations that are making a difference in our community.

In the Community

The Jacksonville community is thriving and constantly growing, and a new generation of Jacksonville residents is helping to shape the city for years to come. Here, we profile some of the people and organizations that are making a difference in our community.
The Campaign Wackness by Matt Killen

“The Campaign Wackness” by Matthew Killen

Guest contribution from Matthew KillenThe 2016 Presidential election price tag was just under seven billion dollars and all I got were these stupid selfies.Naturally,...
GrayRobinson

SPONSORED: GrayRobinson Helps Jacksonville Entrepreneurs Get Started on Their Business Dreams

GrayRobinson is a full-service corporate law firm with 300 attorneys and consultants throughout 13 offices across Florida. Our attorneys provide legal services for Fortune...
Keandre Curry

Local Author Keandre Curry Shines Light on Inequity in Minority Communities

Having grown up as a Navy kid, constantly moving from city to city, local author and motivational speaker Keandre Curry has seen the realities...

Stronger Than Stigma Partners with Local Comics for Meaningful Night of...

Want to enjoy some laughs on a Sunday night while also supporting the fight to end the stigma surrounding mental health issues? Stronger Than Stigma,...
Downtown Jacksonville at night

Embrace Downtown Revitalization, or Get Out of the Way

It’s clear to anyone who’s paying attention that downtown Jacksonville is finally making a comeback.After decades of dormancy, the oft-troubled core of our city...
Anthony Smith - Beautiful Basilisk

Check Out Anthony Smith’s Newest Photoshoot

In our recent summer issue, we included a profile of up-and-coming local photographer Anthony Smith.In that article we highlighted Smith's first gallery exhibit, Freedom...
Confederate monument in Hemming Park

Is It Time to Remove the Confederate Monument from Hemming Park?

As you’ve probably figured out by now, we’re big fans of the city’s history.We support the preservation of Jacksonville’s historical structures, and of stories...
7 Eleven in Downtown Jacksonville Church District

“Living on the Edge”

Living Downtown in the Church District can be a lot like living in the middle of nowhere.The closest grocery store is a far walk,...
Main Street Park

Rethinking Homelessness in Jacksonville’s Urban Core

If you ask most Jacksonville residents about how homelessness affects their city, they'll probably start telling you about downtown and the surrounding areas.Indeed, the highest...
ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Anthony Smith

ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: Anthony Smith

When Anthony Smith was younger, he found himself seeing things that others didn't.Specifically, he noticed subtleties that only seasoned photographers would pick up on:...

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