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Doo Wop Revival

Doo Wop Revival | 05/22/16

Doo Wop Revival host Glen Fisher celebrates the program’s 5th anniversary on this special episode.

Watts Juicery

Jacksonville Beach native Annie Tuttle, shares the inspiration for her cold pressed juice shop, Watts Juicery.

Berry Good Farms

Berry Good Farms teaches and employs individuals with intellectual disabilities while providing value to the community through the foods they…

Sbraga & Co.

Sbraga & Company Pastry Chef Erika Weisflog discusses her journey into the world of sustainable baking.

Jacksonville in a Box

Jacksonville in a Box – Local entrepreneur Jonny Videl partners with the The Arc Jacksonville to send boxes of iconic…

Hometown 502

On this episode of Hometown, local entrepreneur Jonny Videl partners with the The Arc Jacksonville to send boxes of iconic…


Andrew Deming and Rachel Gant talk about their unique designs and moving their design studio from San Francisco to St.…

The Willow Wacks

St. Augustine folk band The Willow Wacks recount their start as a band, and perform.

Thomas Long Blown Glass

Local glass artist Thomas Long talks about local art and the work he produces at his St. Augustine studio.

Jenna Alexander Art

St. Augustine based artist Jenna Alexander, shares the story of how she got into the many mediums of art she…

Hometown 501

St. Augustine based artist Jenna Alexander shares the story of how she got into the many mediums of art she…

Congaree & Penn

Local farmer Scott Meyer works the land to grow rice, mayhaws, muscadines, and more.

Southern Roots

Husband and wife team JP and Mariah Salvat serve locals vegan and vegetarian options.

13 Gypsies

Chef Howard and his nephew and Sous Chef Brian, bring their family heritage to the plate.

Hometown 407

On this episode of Hometown, 13 Gypsies, Southern Roots, Congaree & Penn, and Maple Street Biscuit Company.

Jeff Luque

Local artist Jeff Luque talks about his life as an artist and his latest series, “Girl with Flowers.”

Jean Lijoi

Jacksonville beach artist Jean Lijoi gives us a tour of her home studio where she creates works inspired by her…

The Grey Area

Jacksonville film directors, Keagan Anfuso and Drew Brown, share their journey in the making of the independent film, The Grey…

Christina Karst

Local photographer, Christina Karst, hopes to help people through her raw photography.

Hometown 406

On this episode of Hometown, Local photographer, Christina Karst, hopes to help people through her raw photography. Jacksonville film directors,…

“Legs” by Ronald Episcopo

2015 Collection 4: 3rd Place Winner – Ronald Episcopo Local artists and 3rd Place Winner of The Square, Ronald Episcopo,…

The Candy Apple Cafe

A mother-daughter team helped turn a historic downtown building into a wild and playful restaurant for everyone to enjoy.

Jaxsons Night Market

On the third Thursday of every month, Jaxon’s Night Market takes over a downtown park, and turns it into a…

Volunteers in Medicine

Volunteers in Medicine provides free healthcare to low-income, working adults and their family members who lack health insurance.

First Presbyterian Church

Chartered before Florida became a state, the First Presbyterian Church of Jacksonville celebrates its 175th anniversary.

The Jessie Ball duPont Center

The Jessie Ball duPont Center brings the community and nonprofits together in a historic downtown building.

Hometown 405

On this episode of Hometown, The Jessie Ball duPont Center, First Presbyterian Church, Volunteers in Medicine, Jaxson’s Night Market, and…
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Canary in the Coalmine Live

Studio 5 Sessions captured Canary in the Coalmine performing live for WJCT’s First Coast Connect.

Wise River “Sionna”

Wise River “Sionna” – Local band Wise River performs their song, “Sionna”.

Calli Marie Bakes

Jacksonville baker Calli Marie, shares her story of how she became the food manager at popular coffee shop, BREW 5…

With Love Charity

Childhood cancer survivor Taylor Scheibe details the story of her charity, WithLove.

Hiromi Moneyhun

Local artist Hiromi Moneyhun talks about her journey as a papercut artist.

Hometown 404

Artist Hiromi Moneyhum, Childhood cancer survivor Taylor Scheibe, The Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program, Jacksonville baker Calli Marie of BREW 5…

Berry Good Farms

Berry Good Farms teaches and employs individuals with intellectual disabilities while providing value to the community through the foods they…

Dinosaurs Unearthed

Dinosaurs Unearthed aims to educate young and old alike through this story-driven and interactive exhibit at the Museum of Science…

By Your Side Books

Florida based publishing company, By Your Side Books, hopes to make reading more special through their line of children’s books.…

M.C. Pressure

St. Augustine based Director of Imagination, Ryan Tempro, shares his perspective on art and Florida through his letterpress company, M.C.…

First Coast Forum: Violent Crime

First Coast Forum: Violent Crime” is a look at Jacksonville’s violent crime rate and what’s being done to lower it.

“Yanesha Mask” by Jean Lijoi

2015 Collection 3: 3rd Place Winner – Jean Lioji Jacksonville beach artist and 3rd Place Winner of The Square,Jean Lijoi,…

Hometown 403

On this episode of Hometown: M.C. Pressure, By Your Side Books, Dinosaurs Unearthed and Berry Good Farms

Travelogue: Volume Two

In the last episode of State of the Re:Union, the team brings you a collection of our favorite stories from…
Doo Wop Revival

Doo Wop Revival | 05/10/15

On this special episode celebrating both the program’s 4th anniversary and Mother’s Day, host Glen Fisher pays tribute to the…

First Coast Connect | 05/07/15

State Legislature Session Public Television Stations CEO Pat Butler WJCT’s Relax Radio Around Town with Kerry Speckman

First Coast Connect | 05/05/15

STEM2 Hub Stroke Awareness Month Author Mark Ribowsky, Whiskey Bottles and Brand-New Cars: The Fast LIfe and Sudden Death of Lynyrd…

First Coast Connect | 04/22/15

Foreclosures on the First Coast Author and Cardiologist Dr. Timothy Patrick, “Invest in Yourself: A Cardiologist’s Narrative for Heart Health” Mee…

First Coast Connect | 04/21/15

“State of the Re:Union” Host Al Letson on the Show’s Peabody Award Win First Coast Connect Book Club: “Dreaming in…

Ithaca, NY: Power to the People

The climate is going haywire, and politicians are bickering over what to do about it, or whether to do anything…

UNF Interfaith Center

University of North Florida’s Interfaith Center aims to help students in voicing their values, engaging with others, and acting together.

Kate Garcia Rouh

Local artist Kate Rouh talks about her mosaic art and her newest project on the Southbank Riverwalk.

Cathedral Arts Project

The Cathedral Arts Project provides art instruction to more than 2000 local school children during the school year and in…

Holdfast Flowers

Jacksonville Beach native Kait Smith hopes to generate a different way of thinking through her natural and vibrant floral company,…

Hometown 402

On this episode of Hometown: Kate Rouh, Cathedral Arts Project, Holdfast Flowers and UNF Interfaith Center

Community Sunrise

A group of creative’s in North Florida meet every Sunday morning to celebrate their community and cultivate their craft.

Johnny Dale

Local artist Jonny Dale uses art to communicate his thoughts and feelings.

Bold City Pops

Long time Florida residents Suzanah and Rhonda left their jobs to start a small batch mobile popsicle business.

Hometown 401

On this episode of Hometown: Bold City Pops, Community Sunrise, Jonny Dale and Urban Reefs

First Coast Connect | 04/16/15

Darkness to Light Coalition Parkinson’s Symposium 5 & Dime Theatre Presents “John Coffey Refuses to Save the World” Around Town…

City of Bridges

Tune to WJCT Public Television Thursday night at 8, Channel 7.1 (Comcast Channel 8 & 440) for the WJCT documentary…

First Coast Connect | 04/07/15

Economic and Cultural Impact of One Spark Proton Cancer Therapy Stage Aurora Presents “The Color Purple”

First Coast Connect | 04/06/15

Jacksonville University and Arlington Katie Ride for Life Cole Pepper “Electro Lounge” Host David Luckin

First Coast Connect | 04/02/15

Bill Bishop National Foot Care Month Amelia Island Community Theatre Presents “Inherit The Wind” Around Town with Kerry Speckman