2019 News and Announcements

Proposed Hub Targets Coworkers, Collaborators
St. Augustine Record, December 30, 2019

Jax Tech Entrepreneur to Launch $6.5 Million St. Johns County Innovation Hub
Jacksonville Business Journal, December 20, 2019

Massive Swimming/Tennis Facility in the Works for Nocatee
Jacksonville Business Journal, December 12, 2019

‘Floribbean’ Concept Working Towards Opening Restaurant in St. Johns County
Jacksonville Business Journal, December 12, 2019

St. Augustine Named One of Best Places to Celebrate Christmas
St. Augustine Record, December 11, 2019

Planet Swim Closes on Loan for Nocatee Center
Financial News & Daily Record, December 11, 2019

Canopy Road Cafe Plans to Open Two Area Restaurants
Financial News & Daily Record, December 9, 2019

Governor Speeds up Bridge Construction
St. Augustine Record, November 7, 2019

Whitney Laboratory Closing in on Capital Campaign for Expansion
St. Augustine Record, November 6, 2019

St. Augustine Fish Camp Coming in January
Financial News & Daily Record, November 5, 2019

St. Johns County Notes: First Watch, Wendy's, Peterbrooke and AutoZone Adding Stores
Financial News & Daily Record, November 4, 2019

The Pavilion at Durbin Park Adding Retailers
Financial News & Daily Record, October 31, 2019

Durbin Creek Crossing in Review for St. Johns County
Financial News & Daily Record, October 30, 2019

Helow Properties Preparing St. Johns Property for up to 3,500 Residential Units
Financial News & Daily Record, October 24, 2019

St. Augustine Fish Camp Aims to Bring the Restaurant's Established Brand to the Ancient City
St. Augustine Record, October 24, 2019

St. Johns County Unemployment Rate at 2.4%, Below State Rate of 3.2%
St. Augustine Record, October 18, 2019

National Developer to Bring Medical Office Building to Beachwalk in St. Johns County
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 18, 2019

The Back 40 Urban Café Adding Third St. Johns Location
Financial News & Daily Record, October 17, 2019

As Earth Fare Opens First St. Johns County Store, Here Are Their Plans for Future Expansions
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 16, 2019

Earth Fare Opens in the Shoppes at St. Johns Parkway
Financial News & Daily Record, October 16, 2019

Jacksonville Eateries Target Local Growing Population to Launch Franchises in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, October 11, 2019

Construction to Start in First Quarter for Greenwise Market
Financial News & Daily Record, October 11, 2019

Mega-Kennel Planned for St. Johns County as K-9s for Warriors Expands Across Country
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 9, 2019

Success of Embassy Suites Shows Pent-Up Demand for High-End Hotels in St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, October 6, 2019

BJ’s Considering Location in St. Johns County
Jacksonville Business Journal, October 4, 2019

Ben & Jerry’s Coming to Nocatee Town Center
Financial News & Daily Record, October 4, 2019

New City Gate Spirits Distillery Adds to Taste of St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, October 2, 2019

GreenWise Plans 2021 Store Opening in World Commerce Center
Financial News & Daily Record, October 1, 2019

Vested Metals: A Bright and Shiny Business Success Story
St. Augustine Record, September 28, 2019

Fountains at St. Johns Will Mix Medical, Retail
Financial News & Daily Record, September 26, 2019

Hotels Head Toward Completion Across St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, September 25, 2019

St. Johns County Developer to Make Regional Medical Draw
Jacksonville Business Journal, September 25, 2019

St. Johns County Sees Business Growth
St. Augustine Record, September 22, 2019

It’s Been Another Strong Summer Building Season in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, September 22, 2019

Growing Gastronomical Landscape of St. Augustine Attracts Top Chefs, Food Concepts
St. Augustine Record, September 14, 2019

Flagler College Ranked Fourth Best Regional College in the South
St. Augustine Record, September 9, 2019

Multi-Tenant Retail Project Planned for Site of Former Local Hero's Bar
St. Augustine Record, August 28, 2019

Rulon International Completes Plant Expansion
St. Augustine Record, August 22, 2019

Visit Florida: St. Johns County Ahead in the Tourism Game
St. Augustine Record, August 22, 2019

Three St. Johns County Companies Recognized as Part of 2019 Inc. 5000: The Most Successful Companies in America
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NTE Energy Named to Inc. 5,000
St. Augustine Record, August 17, 2019

Centerline Named a ‘Florida Company to Watch’
St. Augustine Record, August 17, 2019

St. Johns County Adds More Than 2,000 Jobs in 12 Months
St. Augustine Record, August 16, 2019

Estimate: Florida Growing to 22 Million Residents by 2022
St. Augustine Record, July 27, 2019

Plans for 2nd Phase of Durbin Park Include Hotels, Offices, Health Center and More Retail
St. Augustine Record, July 22, 2019

Baptist’s Nocatee Center Opening in 2020
St. Augustine Record, July 16, 2019

Durbin Park's Second Phase Proposes an Urban Village Concept
Financial News & Daily Record, July 15, 2019

Baptist Healthplace at Nocatee Plans to Open by Summer 2020
Financial News & Daily Record, July 15, 2019

More Development Proposed for S.R. A1A in Ponte Vedra Beach
St. Augustine Record, July 14, 2019

PGA Tour Building Earns Silver Shovel Award
St. Augustine Record, July 13, 2019

School District Earns A Rating
St. Augustine Record, July 12, 2019

Thousands of Homes Proposed for Southern St. Johns County
Financial News & Daily Record, July 11, 2019

Sleiman Enterprises Eyes New Front Door to St. Johns County
Jacksonville Business Journal, July 10, 2019

Major Development Proposed in St. Johns County near SR 207, I-95
St. Augustine Record, July 9, 2019

St. Augustine Concert Venue The Amp Ranked 3rd in the World
St. Augustine Record, July 8, 2019

Sleiman Plans Villages of Ponte Vedra
Financial News & Daily Record, July 8, 2019

St. Johns County School District Once Again Tops State in Many FSA Scores
St. Augustine Record, July 4, 2019

Commercial Development Grows in Scope and Scale in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, July 6, 2019

PGA TOUR Expansion Project in St. Johns County Recognized as Part of Florida’s 2019 Silver Shovel Award
St. Johns County Press Release, July 2019

New State Law Prioritizes Technical Training for Skilled Trades, Creating Pipeline of Talent
St. Augustine Record, June 30, 2019

Why an Investment Firm Chose Ponte Vedra over Atlanta
Jacksonville Business Journal, June 25, 2019

Flagler Health+ Announces Plans for Durbin Park
Flagler Health+ Press Release, June 24, 2019

Job Growth Keeps St. Johns County's Unemployment Rate Low in May
St. Augustine Record, June 21, 2019

Georgia-Based Investment Advisor Moves HQ to Ponte Vedra
Jacksonville Business Journal, June 21, 2019

Flagler Health+ Ribbon Cutting for New Primary Care and Pediatrics Location in Palencia
Ponte Vedra Recorder, June 20, 2019

Analysis: St. Johns County Has Fastest Growing Local Economy in Florida
Florida Business Daily, June 15, 2019

St. Augustine Racks up Another Accolade
St. Augustine Record, June 15, 2019

Culver's Sets Opening Date for Middleburg Restaurant, Selects Sites for Two More Locations
Financial News & Daily Record, June 11, 2019

By the Numbers: St. Johns Ranks the Richest of Florida Counties
The Center Square – Florida, June 10, 2019

Plans for Warehouse Expansion Move Forward
St. Augustine Record, June 7, 2019

Spec Offices to Be Built in Northern St. Johns County Will Fill Growing Need
St. Augustine Record, June 4, 2019

Graham & Co. Designing 500,000-Square-Foot Warehouse in St. Johns County
Financial News & Daily Record, June 4, 2019

St. Augustine Lauded as No. 1 Foodie Town by Southern Living
St. Augustine Record, May 28, 2019

County Recognized by Travel Sites Ahead of Holiday Weekend
St. Augustine Record, May 24, 2019

Earth Fare Announces St. Johns County Store
Financial News & Daily Record, May 23, 2019

St. Johns County Unemployment Rate Sinks to 2.4 Percent
St. Augustine Record, May 17, 2019

Home Building at Solid Pace in County
St. Augustine Record, May 15, 2019

GreenWise Near World Golf Village Taking Steps
Financial News & Daily Record, May 15, 2019

Solar Stik Announces Opening of New Research & Development Facility
EIN Presswire, May 3, 2019

Small Business Week: Manufacturers, Craftsmen are Part of County’s Economic Engine
St. Augustine Record, May 6, 2019

Northrop Grumman Awarded $3.2 Billion Multi-Year Contract for 24 E-2D Aircraft
St. Augustine Record, May 2, 2019

4 SJC High Schools Show up in Florida's Top 100, with PVHS Ranked Highest
St. Augustine Record, May 1, 2019

Bozard Fuels up Plans for Auto-Themed Restaurant Within Dealership
St. Augustine Record, April 29, 2019

Workstarter Program Gives Recent Grads the Chance to Try out Careers
St. Augustine Record, April 26, 2019

Worth the Drive: Some of St. Johns County's Hidden Gems Are a Bit off the Beaten Path
St. Augustine Record, April 19, 2019

St. Johns County Was Eighth-Fastest Growing County in US Last Year
St. Augustine Record, April 19, 2019

First Watch, Clean Juice to Open in Nocatee Town Center
Financial News & Daily Record, April 17, 2019

Device Designed by University of St. Augustine Professors Helps Amputees Learn to Run Outside
St. Augustine Record, April 17, 2019

Second Publix GreenWise Confirmed for St. Johns County
Financial News & Daily Record, April 5, 2019

Panera Bread to Open in Nocatee
Financial News & Daily Record, March 29, 2019

No. 1 Again: St. Johns County Tops Florida County Health Rankings
St. Augustine Record, March 19, 2019

St. Johns Healthiest County in Florida for Eighth Straight Year
Jacksonville.com, March 19, 2019

Two More Franchise Hotels on Tap for U.S. 1 in St. Augustine
St. Augustine Record, March 12, 2019

36 Hours in St. Augustine
The New York Times, March 7, 2019

More Seats, New Beer and 'Amp'-ed up Identity for St. Augustine Venue
Jacksonville Business Journal, March 7, 2019

Record Editorial: One More 'Best,' This Time for the County
St. Augustine Record, March 6, 2019

The Hyppo CEO Talks Landmark Deal with Publix, Brand Expansion
Financial News & Daily Record, March 5, 2019

This Florida Beach is Again Named Best Beach in America by TripAdvisor
St. Augustine Record, February 26, 2019

Publix to Open First Northeast Florida GreenWise Market in Nocatee
Financial News & Daily Record, February 21, 2019

Coming Down the Pike: S.R. 207 Catching up with SR 16 in Commercial Development
St. Augustine Record, February 20, 2019

Reshaping S.R. 207
St. Augustine Record, February 20, 2019

Hot Spot for Shipping
St. Augustine Record, February 3, 2019

St. Augustine Industrial Park Sees Growing Interest for Warehouses
St. Augustine Record, February 2, 2019

As Commercial Development Booms in St. Johns County, Balance in Offerings Becomes Important
St. Augustine Record, February 1, 2019

How Economically Competitive is St. Johns County?
St. Augustine Record, January 29, 2019

What Do Florida's ‘A’ School Districts Have in Common? Data Tells the Story
St. Augustine Record, January 27, 2019

Road Map to the Future: From Autonomous Cars to Parking Space Finders, Technology Will Improve Traffic in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, January 23, 2019

PGA Tour Approved for Ponte Vedra Beach Headquarters
Financial News & Daily Record, January 22, 2019

‘Pitch Factory’ Gives St. Johns Entrepreneurs the Tools Needed to Scale Business
St. Augustine Record, January 22, 2019

Youth Athletic Facilities in Demand in Growing Northern St. Johns
St. Augustine Record, January 20, 2019

County Sees Potential for Sports Tourism Growth
St. Augustine Record, January 20, 2019

County’s Unemployment Hot Streak Holds in 2018
St. Augustine Record, January 18, 2019

Barrera Outlines School Board Goals, Initiatives
Ponte Vedra Recorder, January 17, 2019

Travel Center Approved for SR 207
St. Augustine Record, January 16, 2019

2018 Was Solid, Not Wild Year in Northeast Florida Real Estate
St. Augustine Record, January 15, 2019

Vertical Construction of PGA Tour Global Home to Begin by the Players Championship
Ponte Vedra Recorder, January 10, 2019

Adult Communities Rise in Popularity in St. Johns County
St. Augustine Record, January 5, 2019

Recent Flagler Grads Have Found Followings After Opening Unique Concept Businesses on Anastasia Boulevard
St. Augustine Record, January 1, 2019