Argentine Tango Comes to St. Augustine

On Saturday May 23rd, Dos Coffee & Wine at 300 San Marco Ave, St Augustine, FL is hosting a Milonga (a gathering of Argentine Tango dancers) where local dancers will come to dance this sensual and hypnotic dance, starting at 7;30 pm. All are welcome, you can dance, watch the dancers, listen to the music or snap some shoots with your camera. No cover charge.

For more info call Dos at 904.342.2421


Minorcan Monument Dedication

On Saturday, April 25, Derek Hankerson with First Coast.TV covered the Minorcan Confederate Monument Dedication at the San Lorenzo Cemetery in St Augustine, FL.

The dedication and unveiling was to honor the Minorcan soldiers who fought and died for the Confederacy at the end of the American Civil War and whose graves are unmarked. Let First Coast.TV’s video and photos reflect the solemness of this event to the attendees and to our history as a nation.

Speakers included:                                                                                                                   Carol Lopez Bradshaw – President of the Minorcan Society                                          Jessica Sizemore – President of Children of the Confederacy                                           Jim Davis – Commander FL Division Sons of Confederate Veterans.

The event was hosted by The Ancient City Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, the William Wing Loring Camp Sons of Confederate Veterans and    Lee”s Legacy Children of the Confederacy.