Today: Breezy. Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to 35 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent. Tonight:Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Details here.
Today’s document from the National Archives and the Astronomy Picture of the Day.
Today’s tides: at the beaches, at the Intracoastal Waterway.
Drought Index 28.
The OED’s Word of the Day: pork barrel, n..
The Live Community Calendar
Today’s jail bookings.
Today’s Briefing: Quick Links
- First Light
- In Flagler and Palm Coast
- Flagler Jail Bookings and Sheriff’s Crime Reports
- In State Government
- In Coming Days in Flagler, Palm Coast and Beyond
- The Day’s Best Reads
- Editor’s Tweets
- Fact-Checking the Knaves
- Palm Coast Construction and Development
- Local Road and Interstate Construction
- Cultural Coda
Note: all government meetings noticed below are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated. Many can be heard or seen live through each agency’s website.
The Sheriff’s daily incident reports and jail bookings are posted here.
FEMA Town Hall in Flagler Beach: The City of Flagler Beach and Representatives from Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) invite the residents and property owners to attend a public Town Hall/Open House between the hours of 6:00 P.M until 8:00 P.M. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall. In an effort to assist residents and property owners to better understand the process to apply for individual disaster loans and assistance. The meeting will be an open house format where all in attendance will have the opportunity to make notes, provide comments and hear a presentation from FEMA Representatives and the SBA disaster loan application process. A representative from the Florida Department of Health will be in attendance to provide information on mold mitigation.
Flagler Audubon Society Monthly Program: Secrets to Remember Birds: Learn secrets to remember birds, their field marks and behaviors. Programs are held on the first Thursday of the month in meeting rooms A & B, and start at 6:30 p.m. with a chapter activity update and social session. Formal presentation begins at 7:00 p.m. Programs are open to the public and free to attend. Visitors are welcome. Florida Hospital Flagler, 60 Memorial Medical Pkwy, Palm Coast.
Critic’s Choice Dinner Club, 5:30 p.m. This monthly club visits a new restaurant, chosen by the group, to spend time with friends enjoying a casual dinner while rating food and service. New members welcome. This month’s location is Captain BBQ at Bings Landing, the county park in the Hammock of A1A. Food and transportation are the participant’s responsibility. Pre-register by 5 p.m. Sept. 5: www.palmcoastgov.com/register. More info: 386-986-2323.
Belle Terre Elementary School PTO Meeting at the media center, 7:30 p.m.
Indian Trails Middle School Band Concert in the school’s gym at 6:30 p.m.
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CONSTITUTION REVISION PANEL MEETS: The Education Committee of the Florida Constitution Revision Commission is scheduled to meet. (Thursday, 9 a.m., 110 Senate Office Building, the Capitol.)
SUPREME COURT RELEASES OPINIONS: The Florida Supreme Court is expected to release weekly opinions. (Thursday, 11 a.m.)
PUBLIX CEO SPEAKS TO ECONOMIC CLUB: Todd Jones, president and CEO of Publix Super Markets, Inc. is scheduled to speak to the Economic Club of Florida. (Thursday, 11 a.m., FSU Alumni Center, 1030 West Tennessee St., Tallahassee.)
LAMBRIX TO BE EXECUTED: Death Row inmate Cary Michael Lambrix is scheduled to be executed in the 1983 murders of Aleisha Bryant and Clarence Moore near LaBelle. Lambrix met Bryant and Moore at a LaBelle bar and invited the pair to his mobile home for a spaghetti dinner. They were killed outside the home. (Thursday, 6 p.m., Florida State Prison, Raiford.)
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Updates of ongoing permitting, construction and development projects in Palm Coast usually run here, along with a link to the city’s Week in Review. But the Week in Review, under the guise of being modernized, has become flashier and power-point like while becoming less substantive and dumbed down. We may or may not link to it in future.
Mariko M on the Cello, Mariko Terashita, violin, Perform Limerock
- Bohuslav Martinu: First Sonata for Flute and Piano
- Andras Schiff Performs All Six of Bach’s French Suites
- Paul Lewis plays Schubert’s Piano Sonata No. 20 in A Major, Andantino
- 14-Year-Old María Dueñas Fernández Performs Paganini’s Violin Concerto No. 1 at the 2017 Zhuhai International Competition
- Andras Schiff Performs the whole of Bach’s Overture in the French Style in B minor, BWV 831
- Alexander Dunn plays Studies by Fernando Sor
- Fandango, by Antonio Soler
- Frescobaldi: Toccata in G, Magdalena Baczewska, harpsichord
- Willie Nelson: Full Concert, Woodstock, 1999
- How playing an instrument benefits your brain
- Mozart’s Requiem: Camerata Salzburg, Arsys Bourgogne, Cond.
- Repairing Willie Nelson’s guitar
- 100 Year Old Self-Playing Violin
- Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Symphony B minor, Christophe Coin Ensemble Baroque, Limoges
- Wynton Marsalis Septet: Sunflowers (From The Marciac Suite Album)
- Nikolai Kedrov: Otche Nash (Our Father)
- Ludovico Einaudi, “Elegy for the Arctic”
- Black Violin at Apollo Amateur Night
- Bach’s Beer Bottles: The Art of Fugue, Contrapunctus 1
- Mozart’s Only String Trio, K563
- Sibelius’s Violin Concerto, Ida Haendel, Violin
- Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue: Marcus Roberts Trio, Seiji Ozawa, Cond. (2003)
- Wynton Marsalis takes the Horn Challenge
- Beethoven String Quartet No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 131, Afiara Quartet
- K.D. Lang: The Mind of Love
- World’s Oldest Violin: Marco Rizzi Performs Schumann’s Sonata No. 2 on a 1566 Amati Violin
- Mark Knopfler on Guitars
- Bach’s Little Fugue in G minor, Performed by the Canadian Brass
- The Adventures of Henry Thoreau: A Young Man’s Unlikely Path to Walden Pond
- Macklemore Feat Skylar Grey: Glorious
- Edward Luce On the Retreat of Western Liberalism in the Trump Era
- Why Don’t All Instruments Sound The Same?
- Joachim Horsley’s “Beethoven in Havana”: What the Piano Can Do
- Bojan Cicic and Richard Egarr: Giovanni Carbonelli’s Violin Sonata No. 1
- Voyager: The 116 images NASA wants aliens to see
- Bohemian Rhapsody: Brooklyn Duo and Ft. Dover Quartet
- Down in the River to Pray: University of Texas Tuba/Euphonium Studio
- Brahms : Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor, op. 25
- The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Mohsin Hamid in Conversation with Akhil Sharma