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10 September

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rapid Fire. Tell Us a Little About Yourself: I grew up down the road in Green Cove Springs after being “chosen” adopted by my parents. Small town living is the best and everyone knows your name, and if you did wrong, Mom knew it before I got home! My first career, as a Lab Technologist […]

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03 August

Reading Time: 2 minutes Meet Walt Bunso Contributing Writer Cathy Curtis He’s “the guy” in surfing and paddle-board circles. For those that ride the waves and spend hours with their boards, things are personal. So who do you go to? Who do you trust with “your baby”? That would be the beach’s own Walt Bunso. At 64 he is […]

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08 April

Reading Time: 2 minutes How long have you lived at the First Coast? Since the summer of 1982 Where do you live now? Near Atlantic Beach What was your first job? Set appointments for a company called DynaGym – I moved to Jacksonville for a job at Ch. 4 Have you ever met anyone famous? Yes, several – music, […]

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23 March

Reading Time: 3 minutes Full Name John Miller How long have you lived at the First Coast? 34 years, which coincidentally is JM (my initials) sideways! I have lived in Atlantic Beach and Jacksonville Beach, and worked in both of those as well as Ponte Vedra and Neptune Beach Where do you live now? Jacksonville Beach – 30 years […]

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16 March

Reading Time: < 1 minute Full Name Joseph Gabriel How long have you lived at the First Coast? Native born in Jax and lived a bit overseas (Kuwait, Turkey and California) before coming back to Jax in 1993. Where do you live now? Atlantic Beach Age 39 Family Wife and Two Kids Occupation Real Estate Agent How long in area? […]

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08 March

Reading Time: < 1 minute Meet Sandra Hanania – Rapid Fire How long have you lived at the First Coast? 45 years Where do you live now? Atlantic Beach Age 56 Family 3kids Occupation Josephs Pizza How long in area? 15 years Favorite place to go in the First Coast? Atlantic Beach Favorite movie Pretty Woman If you could have […]

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01 March

Reading Time: 2 minutes How long have you lived at the First Coast? 60 years. Moved to Atlantic Beach at age 5. Moved to P.V. in 1975-2012. Had a Central FL farm that was a weekend retreat and supposed to be the retirement dream place. Moved back to Atlantic Beach in Fall 2018 and here I will stay. Where […]

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22 February

Reading Time: 3 minutes Get to Know Stephanie Baptist How long have you lived at the First Coast? I was born & raised in Jacksonville, FL, & I’ve lived here my whole life, with the exception of escaping to Hawaii for 6 months. I’m now a resident of Atlantic Beach, & have been for 11 1/2 years. Where do […]

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05 January

Reading Time: 2 minutes How long have you lived at the First Coast? Born NJ; moved to Jax 6months old; moved to Gainesville for 4 years to attend UF; back to Jax; studied in Guadalajara, Mexico 6 months; back to Jax for two years; moved to Panama City for 3 yeas; moved to Maryland for 5 years; back to […]

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28 November

Reading Time: 2 minutes Full Name Scotie Cousin How long have you lived at the First Coast? 7 years in First Coast, 12 in Chicago, 10 in Atlanta, 18 in Houston Where do you live now? West Atlantic Beach, Fl. Age 57 Family Wife is Laura Cousin Occupation Artist and optimist How long in area? 7 years Favorite place […]

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26 November

Reading Time: 2 minutes Say Hey to Diana … How long have you lived at the First Coast? I have lived (as a retired adult) in Atlantic Beach for 17 years. As a child, teen and young woman, 11 years. Where do you live now? I live in Atlantic Beach. What was your first job? I worked as a […]

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05 September

Reading Time: 2 minutes Full Name Danielle Reagan Wampler How long have you lived at the First Coast? I have iced in the first coast all my life. Well since I was four. But I am a native Floridian! Where do you live now? I still live on the First Coast but not at the beaches. What was your […]

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