One of Us: Pablo Alfaro

Pablo Alfaro is a regional sales manager at Pacific Southern Wine Co. who has lived in Ponte Vedra for 21 years.

One of Us: Wiam “William” Battah

Wiam “William” Battah is the general manager of Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Ponte Vedra Beach.

One of Us: Chef Tom Gray

Chef Tom Gray (@cheftomgray on Instagram) is the owner of Moxie Kitchen + Cocktails in St. Johns Town Center and Town Hall in San Marco.

Word on the Street: Leading up to THE PLAYERS

We kick off our new video series, Word on the Street, about one month away from THE PLAYERS Championship. Who's going to win? Tacos on 12 or Wine and Dine on 9? We asked these questions and more to people in the community.

One of Us: Ryan Nix

Ryan Nix was recently appointed to lead the Beaches office of Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty after serving as director of market development for the Avondale office.

One of Us: Becky Yanni

Becky Yanni is the executive director of the St. Johns County Council on Aging (COA).

One of Us: Allen Horne

A Savannah native and now a longtime Ponte Vedra resident, Allen Horne previously owned Manuel’s Deli and Wines. Now, he works at Coastal Wine Market & Tasting Room in Nocatee.

Athlete of the Week: Chase Dexter

On this week’s edition of Athlete of the Week, Benjamin Naim of the Ponte Vedra Recorder spoke with Nease High School football defensive end Chase Dexter about the Panthers’ season, which ended last Friday night. One of Dexter’s biggest accomplishments this season was scoring the game-winning touchdown to lead his team to a 14-13 victory against St. Augustine on Friday, Oct. 19.

Why I Serve: Charlamain Caycedo

In this edition of Why I Serve, featuring Wounded Warrior Project, the Recorder sat down with St. Augustine resident Charlamain Caycedo, a Navy veteran of four years who served in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and the Persian Gulf.

One of Us: Joshua Hull

Joshua Hull is the vice president of VyStar Credit Union’s Nocatee Branch.