SAB News: April 2016


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 SAB News:n April 25, 2016

TASTE of St Augustine Celebrates 20 Years

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The EPIC crew and volunteers enjoy the morning at the St Augustine Amphitheatre. photo: 2016

It is TASTE time again on the island, as thousands crowded the Amphitheater once again for the 20th annual TASTE of St Augustine. With close to 30 local restaurants sharing their signature dishes, this years event gave locals a reason to try the dishes and experience the talents of local chefs.


Meditate, Yoga & More

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Anastasia Island Branch Library at Sea Grove offers so much to do in May. photo: 2014

During the month of May relax with yoga and meditation at the Anastasia Island Branch Library. It has been proven that Yoga provides many benefits, from reduced stress to improved strength, energy and flexibility. The yoga sessions are open to all, from beginner to advanced practitioner.


 SAB News: April 18, 2016


Betty Griffin 5K Run For Peace

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Runners start the race for The Betty Griffin House 5K. photo: 2016

A windy morning welcomed the runners on Saturday at the pier for the annual Betty Griffin 5K. With over 400 runners and walkers at this years event, the importance of peace in the home was at the forefront of everyone’s mind and on the front of their tee-shirt.



 Arbor Day Fun

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Residents enjoy Arbor Day Celebration at SAB City Hall. photo 2016

The 2016 Arbor Day Celebration was held at St Augustine Beach City Hall last Friday evening.  The St. Augustine Beach Tree Board and Beautification Advisory Committee host this event as part of the Cities National Tree Friendly Community Certification and National Arbor Day Celebration. This Arbor Day event was attended and enjoyed by hundreds of beach residents of all ages.



SAB News: April 4, 2016

BMX Spring Fling 2016


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Over 400 fans crowded the pier pavilion April Fools Weekend, for the annual BMX Spring Fling 2016. Sponsored by: Haro, SE Racing , Skyway, Subrosa, PlanetBMX and the Black Widows, along with many co-sponsors, this event has proven to be the highlight of the year for many BMX riders.


A Windy Race Week

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Boats racing on the bay-front. photo: 2016

The wind was howling last weekend, making for an exciting Race Week. On Sunday, crowds looked on as the junior boats sailed on the bay-front. The tiny skiffs – the Optis- were solo piloted by junior sailors, some as young as seven years old. The bigger skiffs – the 420’s- had youth up to age 18 years old at the helm.


Arbor Day Celebration

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Free tree give away. photo: 2015

The City of St. Augustine Beach will celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, April 15, 2016 at St. Augustine Beach City Hall from 5:30-7:00 pm.