Living

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 …


Sea Shell Coasters

2016 Holiday Gift Guide

You’ve just learned the benefits shopping local provides to the community. The Old City Gift Guide gives you an idea of what our local shops and boutiques have to offer. Click on an image or the link below to visit the vendors website and #shoplocal!! …


Brian Hornung

Southern Anastasia Island

By Brian Hornung I was a surfer LONG before I was a homeowner, and being a surfer on the East Coast means you have twisted affinity for hurricane season. As we all know it’s a double edged sword. While someone somewhere is enjoying the hurricane genera …



Lost…but not forgotten

Lost Skills Workshops Return By Kara Pound Photos by Tucker Joenz In Michael Pollan’s book “Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation,” he writes, “I am a little less dependent, and a little more self-reliant than I used to be.” This one line has pro …


Beach Haven Heaven

Beach Haven Heaven

The new-ish subdivision located halfway between St. Augustine Beach and Flagler Beach and halfway between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal is aptly named Beach Haven; serving as both a haven and home for one of its first residents, David and Jua …


Sea Colony Serenity

Sea Colony Serenity: Beach Retreat

The Wallace Residence – St. Augustine Beach | A Surfside Escape By Catherine Calabria Photos by Justin Itnyre Real estate agents know for sure that the old adage, “Location, location, location,” is a real truism. If you are a realtor and can live anywh …


Powell Residence Courtyard

Seeking Solitude: The Powell Residence

In the Center of it All By Catherine Calabria Photos by Justin Itnyre David and Libby Powell, of Powell Heating and Air, have been living in their Spanish-Revival style turn-key house at 43 Cordova Street for about a year. Moving to town from their rur …


50 East Park Ave

Cracker Modern Comes to Town

Elevating Your View: 50 East Park Ave. By Irene Arriola Photos by Justin Itnyre Randy and Ann Roark first fell in love with the property at 50 East Park Avenue back in the 70s when they used to visit dear friends down the street.  Exacting a promise th …