William Robinson House

Photo Credit: Emily Dietrich, 2011 – The house was damaged by hurricanes over the years. Nestled into the coast of the Indian River Lagoon, where south Florida and central Florida first start to merge, sits an incredible historical house – once undoubtedly one of the most beautiful gems of the area – in an incredibly depressing state of disrepair. Built circa 1900 by William Robinson, the large, two-story family home was a gorgeous... Read More

‘Big Easy’ Riverboat Casino

Photo Credit: unprose, 2008 – At the time of this photo, the “Big Easy” was staying at the Port of St. Petersburg. First acquired in 2004 by the now-defunct Palm Beach Casino Line, the “Big Easy” was sent to Jacksonville for a $12 million facelift. The 238-foot New Orleans-themed ship was painted with hues of purple and green and featured a 30,000 square-foot casino with 23 gaming tables. Not long after leaving dry-dock... Read More