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J Magazine Fall 2017

The magazine of the rebirth of Jacksonville's downtown

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12 HOURS IN DOWNTOWN By Denise M. Reagan Carley Levy serves a handpulled unicorn raspberry lollipop at Sweet Pete’s candy shop. The handpulled lollipops are a specialty of shop owner, Peter Behringer. Walk this way for food, shopping & entertainment JEFF DAVIS S ince I moved back to Jacksonville almost 12 years ago, I have spent several days a week Downtown. When I worked at the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville for three years, I spent almost every day in the center of the city. That adds up to a lot of hours in the urban core — morning, noon and night. When you spend that much time Downtown, you know it like CONTINUED ON NEXT PAGE FALL 2017 | J MAGAZINE 45