Just announced, customers may donate any amount by adding it to their grocery totals when checking out at Publix registers in stores throughout the company’s Jacksonville Division, which includes central and northern Florida, southern Alabama, southern Georgia, and Hilton Head and Beaufort, South Carolina.
While there’s a flurry of storm activity in the tropics, Florida isn’t currently bracing for direct impact. However, despite being far off the coast, Hurricane Teddy, along with a high pressure area off the coast, will impact Volusia County beaches this weekend.
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The City of Ormond Beach is encouraging residents to begin preparing for hurricane season by picking up their sandbags early this year.
The 2020 Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holiday was passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law by Governor Ron DeSantis. This sales tax holiday begins Friday, May 29, 2020, and extends through Thursday, June 4, 2020.