…about the author.

I am a native Amelia Islander. This blog began as a way to write about a specific environmental concern and find an outlet for, I hope, positive ideas. Eventually the topics became more varied and cover anything from a new restaurant, to tax incentives for green construction.

Thanks for reading!

Edward E. Boner

  • PAB subcommittee listens to public concerns on hazardous materials, potential cruise port
    Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 27, 2015 1:00 p.m.   On January 22, 2015, the Planning Advisory Board (PAB) of the city of Fernandina Beach met as a subcommittee of the whole to consider public … Continue reading →
  • How much $ does a local elected official earn?
    Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 27, 2015 11:14 a.m. Have you ever wondered how the salaries of local elected officials are set in Florida? Determining the compensation of Florida’s county constitutional officers harkens back to … Continue reading →
  • Amelia Island Book Festival presents Carolyn Curry, Ph.D. A compelling speaker with a spell-binding story
    January 27, 2015 6:30 a.m. Amelia Island Book Festival Media Release Marie Fenn 904.647.4221, or Debra Craig 904.624.1665 The Amelia Island Book Festival is proud to present award winning author and a champion of women, Carolyn Curry, Ph.D., as the … Continue reading →
  • Plane Crash near Fernandina Beach Airport
    Submitted by Susan Hardee Steger January 26, 2015 2:38 p.m. A 1973 Cessna 150 piloted by Walter McFadden of Fernandina Beach, crashed  near the Fernandina Beach Airport on Sunday, January 25. A Fernandina Beach police officer was dispatched to Crane Island, … Continue reading →
  • Averting Disaster – An opinion
    Submitted by Faith Ross January 26, 2015 1:00 a.m. On Thursday afternoon, January 22 at 3:30 pm the Planning Advisory Board met with various members of the public concerning the use and storage of certain hazardous materials. However, in my … Continue reading →
  • Fernandina Beach Business and Building Starts: December 2014
    Submitted by Suanne Z. Thamm Reporter – News Analyst January 26, 2015 9:00 a.m.   The Fernandina Observer welcomes the following businesses newly licensed to operate in our city last month.   Business Address Owner Type of Business Lisa’s Home … Continue reading →
  • Tech Advisory Committee holds second meeting on FB Airport Master Plan
      Passero Associates MEDIA RELEASE January 26, 2015 8:32 a.m.  
  • Republican Executive Board – New Year, New Board
    Nassau County Republican Executive Board Media Release Submitted by Cara Curtin CONTACT: Cherie Billings 904.277.2995 January 25, 2015 6:00 p.m. The newly-elected board of the Nassau County Republican Executive Committee held its first meeting of the new year on Thursday, … Continue reading →
  • City of Fernandina Parks and Rec requests your input
    City of Fernandina Beach Press Release Submitted by Adrienne Burke Community Development Director January 25, 2015 2:00 p.m. The City of Fernandina Beach is conducting a needs assessment to determine Parks and Recreation customer needs and priorities. The results will … Continue reading →
  • Amelia Island revealed . . .
    Submitted by Michael Leary January 25, 2015, 1:00 a.m. Editor’s Note:   Michael Leary grew up in Fernandina back in the days when the island was sparsely populated.  As a young boy, he delighted in exploring the woods and waterways of … Continue reading →

Interim Manager Hired CoFB

Dave Lott, a local candidate, was chosen tonight as the interim manager. The position should last for 4 to 6 months until a permanent manager is hired.

Congratulations Dave…!


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