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Blood Donations Needed

September 17th, 2021

There is currently a critical need for blood donations. Donations are down due to Covid and need is higher than ever due to Covid and recent natural disasters such as the floods in Tennessee. Blood donations help cancer patients, trauma patients, sickle cell patients, burn patients and those with chronic diseases. If you’ve never given blood before, or it’s been a while since you’ve donated blood, now is an excellent time to give the gift of life. Donating blood is easier than ever. You can expect to register – bring an ID with you, and provide a health history and get a... Read More

Benefits of Taking a Self Defense Class

September 8th, 2021

If you’ve ever considered taking a self defense class or classes, there may be no better time. As professional security service providers in the greater Jacksonville area, our team has all been trained in self defense. Taking a self defense class provides several great benefits. Strength When you take a self defense class you build strength. Not only in muscle, but in muscle memory. Learning self defense techniques train your body to do the moves necessary to provide for either a safe getaway from danger or an ability to stop it altogether. In addition to strengthening your muscles you’re... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this July

July 7th, 2021

Happy Independence Day! July is here and that means it’s time to get out and enjoy all that summertime in Jacksonville has to offer. This month we’ve got all kinds of fun and exciting things to do in the Jacksonville area. From gummy making to Christmas in July, there’s something for everyone to enjoy this month in Jacksonville. Events in Jacksonville this July Gummy Making Class When: July 7th, 2021 Where: Sweet Pete’s 400 N Hogan Street Jacksonville, FL Follow Sweet Pete’s recipe and learn to make your own gummies! Class participants will make delicious gummies in... Read More

Summertime Safety

June 15th, 2021

Summer is here and that means it’s time to update or create a summertime safety list. Summer is a time of sun and fun, but it can also be deadly if you don’t follow some summer time safety precautions. Prevention is key and in order to prevent disasters from happening you need to be prepared. The heat is probably the biggest threat during the summer months. Excessive heat can kill so be sure to follow these safety tips regarding the heat. Hydrate – Make sure you’re hydrated during the summer. Make sure your pets are hydrated too. Drink plenty of water and stay away from... Read More

What’s Your Emergency Plan

June 1st, 2021

Do you have an emergency plan? If you do have you updated it recently. If the horrific collapse of the condos in Miami illustrate – bad things can and do happen when you least expect it – so it’s good to be prepared. Click here if you’d like to help the victims of the Surfside Condo collapse. In fact, you should have several plans. Not all emergencies require the same kind of action, so have plans in place for various scenarios. In Jacksonville, FL we plan for hurricane. That can mean boarding up the windows or it can mean leaving the area until the all clear has been given... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this May

May 14th, 2021

Looking for events in Jacksonville this May? There are plenty of great family friendly things to do this month in Jacksonville, get out an enjoy this fabulous city! Events in Jacksonville this May Orange Bowl Show Circuit When: May 14, 2021 Where: Jacksonville Equestrian Center 13611 Normandy Boulevard Jacksonville, FL Open horse show from noon to 8pm. Jacksonville Icemen VS South Carolina Stingrays When: May 14th, 2021 Where: VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena 300 A Philip Randolph Blvd Jacksonville, FL The Jacksonville Icemen are a minor league ice hockey team in the ECHL in Jacksonville,... Read More

Security Services in Jacksonville Florida

April 30th, 2021

Whether you’re in need of a security guard for your small business, or are in need of creating a holistic security plan for your business – large or small – EBS Security of Jacksonville, FL can help you achieve your security needs. At EBS Security of Jacksonville, we provide exceptional security services and support. We’ve been providing our exceptional security services since 2002. We provide officers who are highly trained, reliable and skilled professionals to organizations like schools and universities, retail shops, construction sites, gated communities, and so much... Read More

Springtime Safety Checklist

April 13th, 2021

It’s been a long year. We may be coming out of the pandemic, but it still feels like things are off. If you’re like me you probably still have to think what day it is, or even what year it is. Many of the milestones we use to keep us on track have changed drastically. Sports are now coming back, but their absence has hindered many people’s perception of time. Missing family and friends over the holidays may have you wondering if the holidays have happened or if they are about to happen. I can’t tell you how many times sine Easter I have thought I need to start making plans... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this March

March 15th, 2021

Spring has sprung and that means there’s a lot of new events in Jacksonville this March. From St Patrick’s Day festivities to outdoor markets, there’s bound to be something for everyone to enjoy this March in Jacksonville. Events in Jacksonville this March Shamrocks & Shenanigans Virtual 4 Mile Run Walk When: Now through March 31st, 2021 Where: Virtual Event Leprechaun costumes, traditional Irish food, and running, of course–there’s no better way to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day than completing the Shamrocks & Shenanigans Virtual 4 miler event. Celebrate your race... Read More

Covid Testing and Vaccine Locations in Jacksonville FL

February 28th, 2021

Cases of Covid 19 hospitalizations are going down, but that’s no reason to become complacent. With two vaccines available and several more in the works, you may be eligible for the vaccine. If you’re a senior over the age of 65 you can sign up for the vaccine. If you are a health care worker with direct contact to patients you are eligible for the vaccine. If you are a resident or staff at a long term care facility or are extremely vulnerable to Covid-19, you are eligible for the vaccine. While the rollout in Florida has been better than in other states, there is an incredibly high... Read More