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Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

Jacksonville Giants Buy 1 Ticket, Get 1 Free This Sunday

After a smash season-opening weekend, the Jacksonville Giants are headed into game three undefeated, and with added support.

The team welcomes Absolute Medical Clinic as its newest sponsor, and presenter of Hospitality & Medical Industry night this Sunday, December 12th.

Buy one ticket, get one free for all members of hospitality & medical industries, Sunday, December 12th, 2010, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Sustainable Springfield Offers Cooking Classes by Chefs from Jacksonville’s Most Popular Restaurants

Sustainable Springfield, a non-profit organization dedicated to building healthy communities by promoting sustainable practices, will offer a series of cooking classes in 2011 hosted by top local chefs.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update

Jacksonville, November 29- Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.78/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.7 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.85/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Jacksonville during the past week, prices yesterday were 19.7 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 5.1 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 5.0 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 22.6 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.

Triple Fuel Perks on Gift Cards at Winn Dixie

Holiday Shopping Tip:

1. Before hitting the stores on Black Friday and throughout holiday season, visit Winn-Dixie and purchase gift cards for the stores where you’ll be shopping. Earn fuelperks! rewards.

2. Use those cards for holiday shopping for friends and family.

3. You’ve now earned discounted gas just for doing your holiday shopping!

Fuel Price Brief for the Week of Nov 21

Consumers will get a break this holiday weekend as gas prices are not expected to increase further this week after the price of crude oil dropped $3.37 in price last week to settle Friday at $81.51 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Crude prices decreased for the second week in a row, sparing last minute spikes in retail gas prices before Thanksgiving.

Mike Davidson Ford Holds 3rd Annual Food Drive for City Rescue Mission

Mike Davidson Ford holds its 3rd Annual Food Drive for City Rescue Mission. The Dealership hopes to collect enough canned and non-perishable goods to fill the beds of Three Ford F-150 trucks to feed the homeless during the holidays in Jacksonville. The food drive, in its third year, benefits the City Rescue Mission, a non-profit, faith-based organization located in downtown Jacksonville.  The City Rescue Mission has provided help to the homeless and needy to Northeast Florida since 1946. In addition to providing emergency services for the homeless, CRM offers life-changing programs like the New Day Workforce and LifeBuilders to people get off the streets and back on their feet.

Thanksgiving Holiday Facility Closures Duval

Most city government offices and facilities will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25 and Friday, Nov. 26 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.