What is that smell?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- On Monday if you wanted to find the seniors who use the Moncrief Senior Center, you would have went to the Clanzel Brown Community Center to find them.

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Senior citizens say, time for a change

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville has 18 senior citizen centers, two are being renovated and one was temporarily closed due to an odor problem.

"I think it is the mindset of the taxpayers and the city that once you build them that's it," said Councilman Reginald Brown.

The Lincoln Villa Senior Center is in Brown's district it has been closed since December for renovations, Brown said the project is behind schedule.

There's a dumpster on the property; it has been sitting unused for weeks.

Out of control fire on Northside

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A 400-acre fire that is burning at the Pumpkin Hill Creek Preserve State Park started Tuesday afternoon as a prescribed burn that was initially 70 acres.

The prescribed burn was issued by the Florida Park Service around noon and is now 70 percent contained, according to Annaleasa Winter with the Florida Forest Service.

They attempted to get one last prescribed burn in before the window closed but wind gusts caused the fire to get out of control and jump containment lines.

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Ash from the fire has made its way to various parts of town -- Arlington, Regency and even the First Coast News parking lot downtown near EverBank Field.

Hanjin's decision disappoints port district business owners

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Parked in the shadows of a steady stream of tractor trailers in the port district are two small business owners.

"It is a very good location," said Gloria Cardona, "but sometimes it is very slow.

Cardona has operated in the same location for five years, serving meals to port workers from 9-to-5. She said new business in the port district is good business for her.

"Very good for a lot of people," she said, "a lot of opportunities and for us too."

Her view of Hanjin has been one of hope, but now she's not sure.

"Why did they change their minds?" she asked.

The company's decision to set aside a $300 million terminal, one that would have added hundreds of jobs, also caught Winston Davis by surprise.

"It is the first time I've heard they're not coming," said Davis.

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Family goes from homeless to success via baseball

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Life hasn't always been so cheerful for 20-year-old Sean Furlong. His story begins in Louisville, Kentucky where his mother was diagnosed with leukemia.

"When I was 10, she passed away." he said. "It was sad."

That was 2002. His brother, Griffin, was 6. They took up baseball to cope. But their father and family fell on hard times. Bouncing from friends and family. Living in hotels and shelters. Homeless for a year and a half by summer 2007.

"I couldn't talk about it with my friends at school," Sean said. "They asked like where do you live? I'd just say 'Oh, I live downtown.'"

Sean says he endured hours long city bus rides to get to school.

"I got good grades. I got straight A's. I knew that if I was going to make a change, I would have to get good grades and go to school," he explained.

Victim identified in officer-involved shooting

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- One man is dead following an officer-involved shooting that occurred near the intersection of Terrell and Lem Turner roads on the Northside on Thursday evening.

Three Jacksonville Sheriff's Office SWAT officers were training near the Jacksonville International Airport, according to JSO Chief of Detectives Tom Hackney.

While the officers were en-route to take a dinner break, they saw a pick-up truck run a car off the road, after hitting the car three times.

The officers made contact with the woman in the car, Sandra Day, and she told them, "that's my ex-husband, he's trying to kill me."

The officers then made contact with the man in the pick-up, Clifton Joel Day, which was on its side, and he was compliant at first, Hackney said.

Lion attack 'should have never happened'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Curt LoGiudice knows all his cats at the Catty Shack Ranch in north Jacksonville by name.

He cares for them all like pets though he knows the rescued animals can be unpredictable.

"I respect the animals," LoGiudice said. "But they're wild and they're always going to be wild no matter how much time I spend with them."

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He heard about the lion attack at a similar facility in California, where police say a 24-year-old intern was mauled to death.

He also heard that she had only been on the job a couple months.

"It should have never happened," he said.

Though he has dozens of volunteers help out around the ranch, he said he's the only one allowed to enter the dens.