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Holiday Safety Tips for 2021

November 15th, 2021

Halloween has come and gone and the holidays are fast approaching. This year looks to be a bit different with the supply chain issues taking place right now. Store shelves look to be bare so there may be an increase in theft from porch pirates or in store shoplifting. When resources are scant, crime increases. Add that to the pandemic and it’s a good idea to put in place some safety practices for the holiday season. Holiday Safety Tips Lock Your Office This should be a no brainer, but when leaving the office be sure to lock it. If you’re going in to catch up on a weekend or when the... 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

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

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

Staying Safe as Crime Increases

February 10th, 2021

We’ve seen a large uptick in crime this past year. It should come as no surprise with people being out of work, and cooped up with nothing to do due to the pandemic. Crime is up across the board and if you need security, we can help. EBS Security provides top notch security to businesses, retail establishments, restaurants, and body guard services in the Jacksonville, FL area. Due to the uptick in crime, it’s more important than ever to be mindful of your surroundings. Below are a few things you can do to better protect yourself during these difficult and challenging times. Vehicle... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this January 2021

January 14th, 2021

Happy New Year! 2021 has got to be better than the last one, right? There’s plenty going on this month in Jacksonville. January is traditionally the month of home building expos, wedding expos and boat shows. Those events are taking place, of course with social distancing practices in place. Check out the list of events in Jacksonville for this January below. Events in Jacksonville this January 2021 The American Dream When: January 14th, 2021 Where: Museum of Contemporary Art 333 North Laura Street Jacksonville, FL In response to a series of thought-provoking questions from artist Carl Joe Williams,... Read More

Covid-19 Phase 2 in Jacksonville

May 13th, 2020

It’s been two months since Jacksonville entered a state of emergency due to Covid-19. Currently in Stage 1 of reopening, it looks like we may soon begin phase 2. What does Phase 2 look like with regard to reopening Jacksonville? It means more businesses will be allowed to open, though at reduced capacity. You can say goodbye to salad bars and buffet for now, and bulk items in the grocery store will still be off limits, but bars, nightclubs and restaurants can begin to provide dine-in service again. These businesses must operate at 50% capacity and limit group sizes to 10 or less. Social Distancing... Read More

How to Help During Covid-19

April 30th, 2020

Since the Covid-19 outbreak, most of us who are non-essential workers have been stuck at home. While it might seem boring, it’s actually hugely helpful in preventing many more deaths due to the coronavirus. It just doesn’t feel all that helpful when you’re stuck at home. Additionally, being stuck at home can be a great source of anxiety. Not only are you stuck at home, but you’ve likely got more time on your hands to think about all the uncertainty that is currently our new normal. Offering a helping hand during stressful times is a great way to combat both boredom and anxiety.... Read More

Events in Jacksonville this November

November 1st, 2019

Hard to believe the holidays are right around the corner. Take the time now before friends, family and food take up all your time and get out and enjoy all that Jacksonville has to offer. Events in Jacksonville this November Downtown Jacksonville Art Walk When: November 6th, 2019 Where: Hemming Park 135 W Monroe Street Jacksonville, FL Browse artwork • ABDUL, Artzy Fartzy Petz, The Bead Bowl, Alternate Bazaar, Baliliving86, Mark Krancer Photography, Jillie Makes, Moises Ramos Fine Art, Flor De Sol, Boho Babie, Creative Art Designs, Unique Woodworks, Viktor Lazarev, The Bead Guy, MichL Designs,... Read More