Fahad Amjad
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November 4, 2022

Persimmon Festival celebrates urban agriculture on First Coast

The local nursery Eat Your Yard Jax is having its second annual Persimmon Festival this weekend. Eat Your Yard Jax is a nonprofit nursery and an educational center that educates the public about growing your own fruits and vegetables within your own backyard. Founder Tim Armstrong joined Melissa Ross on First Coast Connect to talk about the tasty event. “You’re

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November 1, 2022

Jacksonville’s DePaul School sees high demand for dyslexia methods

Jacksonville’s DePaul School is seeing high demand for its approach to teaching kids with dyslexia The condition is a language-based learning disability that makes reading and spelling more difficult for millions of Americans. One of five people have dyslexia, and new research indicates it may be tied to genetic variations. Dr. Chanley Dudley, a Jacksonville physician with a child at

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