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Right Under Our Feet…We Just Didn’t Know

CITY OF ST. AUGUSTINE ARCHEOLOGIST CARL HALBIRTAND DR. KATHLEEN DEAGAN By Lura Readle Scarpitti Photos by Kate Gardiner The world of an archeological dig is a hard to describe if you haven’t experienced one: there’s the “swoosh, swoosh, swoosh” of the …

Down in the Dirt

Down in the Dirt

Revolution Race Team LETTI BOZARD’S “OTHER” PERSONA By Kara Pound Photos by Mark Cubbedge She’s really a popular figure around the place.” That’s something that you hear a lot about Letti Bozard. The successful businesswoman has her hands in a lot of c …

Michael Jordan Music

Like Water For Music: A St. Augustine Guitar Virtuoso

Watch Michael Jordan play guitar above, or see him at Stogies on Sundays starting @ 9 p.m. By J.B. Birney Photos by Tucker Joenz About the late guitar guru Michael Hedges, Pete Townshend said, “I feel I can always hear his heart when he plays.” This li …


Marty Balin Music

The Impact of a Lifetime

Marty Balin’s Many Incarnations By Susan Johnson He grew up in the projects of Richmond, California, just outside of San Francisco, and can’t remember a time when he wasn’t singing or dancing or making music of some kind. “I was always singing. When my …

Watering the Dream

A View with a Home: Watering a Dream

By OCL Staff Photos by Justin Itnyre Love of the water — that’s what led Keith and Connie Werninck to build their dream home along a beautiful stretch of the Intracoastal Waterway. Its 10,000 square feet exemplify coastal living. Breathtaking views of …

Chocolate Truffle Cake

Chocolate Truffle Cake

By Chef Sherry Gaynor Photos by Tammy Harrow Twenty years ago, I made my brother-in-law’s groom’s cake from this recipe, and for 20 years, each time I visit, the cake is requested. It’s a crowd-pleaser and appeases even our gluten-free friends. It scal …


Latest Old City Life News

Row 32 North Finish Line

Row 32 North Paddled Across the Atlantic!!

After 79 days 8 hours and 38 minutes we are happy to announce that Team Row 32 North, Kurt & John Schwartz have crossed the finish line of the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge 2016. CONGRATULATIONS! Total weight loss: 80 pounds Photo credit: Ted …

Zoom Zoom Zoom – Revolution Racing: From the Editor

Just over a year and a half ago, I was walking around a festival at Francis Field one night and stumbled upon, almost quite literally, a race car with the “Bozard” logo emblazoned on the hood. As most race car aficionados know, that’s the spot reserved …

Bulla Cabana at the Lost Art Gallery

WHEN: March 3 & 4 WHERE: Lost Art Gallery 210 St. George Street St. Augustine, FL 32084 904-827-9800 WHAT: Lost Art Gallery presents “Bulla Cubana”, a celebration of art, music and dance benefiting St. Augustine’s Sister City, Baracoa Cuba. Baracoa …

Vilano Bridge 5K

Vilano Bridge 5K Walk/Run 2017

Lace up your shoes and get ready for the 21st annual Vilano Bridge 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run on Sat., March 18 at 8:00am. You won’t get better views and we have a great after-party planned with music, food, finisher awards, family games and great …

January 2017 Row 32 North

The Good with the Bad: Row 32 North January Update

After a month on the Atlantic, we are now approaching halfway point on this journey. This trip has certainly held true to expectations — we have experienced the full remit of emotions, physical discomforts and ocean tomfoolery. It’s unbelievable to think a month has gone by and we have another 4-5 weeks to go.

Downtown Wedding Finery

Fashion Revisted

Downtown Abbey Comes to Town By Elizabeth Graham From modern, innovative, fashionforward styles to classic, opulent, tailored, vintage attire — the Lightner Museum finds itself in the center of the fashion world once again. Last September, the historic …

Row 32 North Talisker Whiskey Atlantic Challenge

Row 32 North December Update

By David Seigerman | Reposted from the HFWYG Podcast: Episode 1 On December 21, 1968, NASA launched Apollo 8, its second manned spaceflight mission and the first in human history to orbit the moon. Over the course of the six-day mission, millions of pe …

Brave the Shave for Children's Cancer Research

Brave the Shave for Childhood Cancer Research

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a volunteer-powered organization dedicated to raising money for children’s cancer research, will host one of its signature head-shaving events at Meehan’s Irish Pub on January 29, 2017, where more than 30 will shave their heads in solidarity with kids with cancer and raise money for lifesaving research.

Imagine Fine Art Printing

What Can You Imagine?

Local Print Shop Can Make It A Reality By Kara Pound With a brand new location on South Dixie Highway, Tom Brock’s Imagine Fine Art Printing has become the go-to locale for fine art printing services for artists, businesses and photographers. Establish …

Abbey Road Boutique

Abbey Road Boutique

Ease on Down the Road By Kara Pound Photo by Tucker Joenz A few years ago, Anne and Jeff Rhoden began traveling to local festivals to showcase their beach-inspired clothing lines; SeaBabes Apparel for women, Trinity Surf for men, and Sea Wees for infan …