mayport naval station: More Pictures, USS George HW Bush Nuclear Aircraft Carrier, 2/12/2011 - 02/14/11 12:02 AM
I have more pictures to share - my fascination was with the tail images, and the pilots nicknames, as evidenced by this primarily photo blog.
 
This had special meaning to me, as I have a rescued cat named Gizmo. Not sure the LT would like the reference.
 
I can only imagine "how" these nicknames are earned!
 

Really, don't you think this is a very specific nickname????? 
 

Lt CDR Chuckles......well, his plane on the flight deck at least.
 
We all loved this name!
 
Ok, there were probably a million other pictures, but I could … (11 comments)

mayport naval station: USS George H. W. Bush Nuclear Aircraft Carrier Tour, 2/12/11 - 02/12/11 11:39 PM
I had this unique opportunity yesterday to tour the USS George Bush while in port, prior to continuing with their pre-deployment war games off our coast.
How? Being active in the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce has led me to be on the Beaches Chamber Board of Directors, and this invitation was directed towards the Board - and one I'm glad I did not pass up!
I have never been aboard an aircraft carrier, and they are SO HUGE! Floating cities is a good analogy; this one is probably bigger in terms of population than the small Northern NJ town I grew … (7 comments)

mayport naval station: Jax Beaches Homes Sold Year To Date 2009 - 09/21/09 10:14 AM
Beaches Area 2009 statistics
 
Here are the August 2009 stats and August 2008 for comparison -
2009
285 Homes Sold Lowest price: $44,900 Highest price: $3,200,000 Shortest Days on Market: 0 Longest Days on Market: 1,247  
2008
228 homes sold Lowest price: $40,000 Highest price: $4,200,000 Shortest Days on Market: 0 Longest Days on Market: 717 The number of homes sold year to year is up, 24%, which is terrific news for anyone involved in real estate, whether is it buying or selling.
The prices are not off that much from last year, in reality, and the days on … (0 comments)

mayport naval station: Jax Beaches 1st Quarter 2009 Stats - 05/25/09 01:56 AM
Here are some beaches area statistics by zip code for Atlantic Beach, Jacksonville Beach, Neptune Beach.  This compares year ago 2008 with current year 2009 activity.
 
Zip Code 32233 - Atlantic Beach
Average Sales Price = $398,700 which is off by .48% from 2008 (not significant) Total Homes Sold = 34, which is 17% higher than 2008. Average Days On Market = 120 List Price/Sold Price Index = 86.7% Zip Code 32250 - Jacksonville Beach
Average Sales Price = $294,200 which is 27.54% down from 2008 Total Homes Sold = 48 which is 37% higher than 2008 Average Days On … (0 comments)

mayport naval station: 1st Quarter Jacksonville Market Stats - 05/24/09 05:32 AM
Here are the most recent statistics for the Jacksonville, FL real estate market.
4th Quarter 2008:
Average Price $191,300 Homes On Market: 7663 Home Sold: 1502 New Homes Built: 198 Average Days on Market: 102 1st Quarter 2009:
Average Price; $177,700 Homes On Market: 7848 Homes Sold: 1267 New Homes Built: 215 Average Days On Market: 109 We can see the average price declined quarter to quarter, which is what we are seeing on a national and regional basis as well. The homes on market number has increased slickly, and is predicted to increase in the second quarter of 2009.  The … (0 comments)

mayport naval station: Sales Are UP Across the State & Locally! - 05/15/09 08:08 AM
Fresh data - and it is great news!
Jacksonville sales of single family homes are up 10% year to year. Median sales price is down 22% How does this compare with other parts of the Sunshine State?
Daytona Beach up 19% Fort Lauderdale up 47% Fort Myers/Cape Coral up 192% Fort Pierce/Port St. Lucie up 27% Fort Walton Beach down 3% Gainesville down 5% Lakeland/Winter Haven up 9% Melbourne/Titusville/Palm Bay up 21% Miami up 101% Marco Island N/A Ocala up 12% Orlando up 39% Panama City up 1% Pensacola down 5% Punta Gorda up 10% Sarasota/Bradenton up 8% Tallahassee down 22% … (0 comments)

mayport naval station: Beaches Opening & Parade 4/25-4/26/09 - 04/18/09 10:09 AM
The annual Beaches Sandcastle Contest will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2009 , in Jacksonville Beach in front of the Seawalk Pavilion and the annual Beaches "Opening Day Parage" will be held on Sunday, April 26, 2009 in downtown Jacksonville Beach.
Both of these events can be enjoyed by the whole family, so make plans to be there!
 Carol Zingone is a Broker Associate with a 100% Customer Satisfaction Rating in Jacksonville Beach, FL with Prudential Network Realty.  She helps buyers and sellers throughout the Beaches, Intracoastal West and Greater Jacksonville, FL areas. She can be reached at 904/993-9048 or via … (1 comments)

mayport naval station: Dancin In The Streets 2009 - 04/18/09 09:58 AM
This one day festival is a family friendly event held in the Beaches Town Center at the ocean end of Atlantic Blvd.
A KIDS ZONE, sponsored by 200 FIRST STREET and several local schools, will offer lots of activities, games, rides and snacks in an alcohol-free area.
An art show will feature local and regional artists with talents in painting, jewelry, handcrafted glass, pottery, wood cravings and more.
Music starts at noon on the Ocean Stage. Local restaurants will have food booths set up for your enjoyment. Pets, skateboards, bikes and coolers will not be allowed in the festival area. For … (0 comments)

mayport naval station: Hazardous Household Waste Collection, Atlantic Beach, 4/25/09 - 04/18/09 09:52 AM
Recycling Community Waste to Make a Community That's Safe
 The City of Jacksonville will have mobile household hazardous waste vehicles at the Atlantic Beach City Hall parking lot (next to Russell Park), 800 Seminole Road on Saturday, April 25th  from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm.
Many materials used in the home and gardens are considered hazardous waste and must NOT be thrown into household trash.  These materials can cause serious safety and health problems.  Check the list below for types of products to take to the household hazardous waste collection on April 25th. 
 WILL BE ACCEPTED:  
Paint, paint thinners & strippers                       … (0 comments)

 
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