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Aviles artist makes first U.S. visit

By Kimeko Mccoy [email protected] For the last 20 years, Aviles artist Pablo Hugo Rozada Vena has participated in more than 50 exhibitions. His career carried him through the role of curator, coordinator and designer of different artistic projects for several city councils in Spain and Fr

Historic Tovar House gets a second look

It is said that while the Spanish occupied St. Augustine, they took thorough notes. And according to those notes, the Tovar House at 22 St. Francis St. was a “house of thin walls of tabby, in fair condition.” Those comments date back to a map drawn up in 1788 by Mariano de la Rocque. No one disputed

CELEBRATE 450! UPDATE

St. Augustine’s Celebrate 450! anniversary celebration will be Sept. 4 to 8 and will include a street and music festival, commemorative re-enactment, procession, Mass, cake-cutting ceremony and more. Every week, The Record will provide readers with updates about planning, logistics and community eff

A new vision for St. Augustine

By SHELDON GARDNER [email protected] Members of St. Augustine’s visioning committee had a big task ahead of them a year and a half ago: Bring together the ideas, desires and goals from the city’s stakeholders and develop a map for the future. On Monday, committee members shared the fru