St. Augustine Shores man discovers likeness of Virgin Mary in tree

“I didn’t follow you,” Iglesias said.

“You sure did,” she replied.

They walked together and Iglesias told her about his canary that had just died and he gave her his phone number.

“Our parting words were, ‘You should get a canary,’” Zaorski said. “And I said, ‘You should get a pair of binoculars.’ I didn’t call him.”

But about two weeks later, they ran into each other at a farmer’s market. He asked her why she hadn’t called and she called him later.

“It’s a true story,” Zaorski said.

And now they have a canary named Rusty...


Congressman’s ‘Constituent Coffee’ gets heated

For political aficionados, a congressman’s visit to a coffee shop had an atmosphere closer to that of a rock concert.

Thirty minutes before U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Ponte Vedra Beach, arrived, cars lined up along the adjacent street, bumper to bumper. Inside City Coffee, there were nearly 200 people jockeying for position on the limited bar stools and coffee tables. Some lucky ones sat on couches. The less fortunate stood upright, leaned against a counter or lobbied by the front door...