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Report of unscheduled material events or corporate changes.


                                  UNITED STATES
                              Washington, DC 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                  CURENT REPORT
     Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

       Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) February 16, 2001

                      Frontline Communications Corporation
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its chapter)

          Delaware                   001-15673                 13-13950283
(State or other jurisdiction        (Commission               (IRS Employer
      of incorporation              File Number)           Identification No.)

      One Blue Hill Plaza, 7th Floor
          Pearl River, New York                                        10965
(Address of principal executive offices)                             (Zip Code)

        Registrant's telephone number, including area code (845) 623-8553

          (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

Item 5. Other Information.

See attached  press  release dated  February 23, 2001,  filed as Exhibit 99.1 to
this Form 8-K, which is incorporated  herein by reference,  for a description of
Frontline  Communication  Corp.'s  sale on  February  16,  2001 of a 75%  equity
interest in its subsidiary, iShop Networks, Inc.

Item 7. Financial Statements, Pro Forma Financial Information and Exhibits.

(a)-(b) Not Applicable

(c) Exhibits.

99.1 Frontline Communications Corp.'s Press Release Dated February 23, 2001.


Pursuant  to the  requirements  of the  Securities  Exchange  Act of  1934,  the
registrant  has duly  caused  this  report  to be  signed  on its  behalf by the
undersigned thereunto duly authorized.

                                      FRONTLINE COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION

                                      By: /s/ Stephen Cole-Hatchard

                                      Stephen Cole-Hatchard
                                      Chief Executive Officer
                                      (Duly authorized officer)

Date: February 23, 2001

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                             Frontline Communications Corp.
                                                  One Blue Hill Plaza
                                                  PO Box 1548
                                                  Pearl River, New York 10965

Rick Byrne                                        Investor Relations
Phone: (845) 623-8553 X1180                       Phone: (845) 623-8553 X1108
Fax: (845) 623-8669                               Fax:  (845) 623-8669                          


Pearl River, New York - February 23, 2001- Frontline Communications Corp. (AMEX:
FNT;  NASDAQ:  FCCNW),,  announced today that on February 16,
2001,  the  Company  sold 75% of its equity  interest in its  subsidiary,  iShop
Networks Inc., to Brett Holmes. The Company had previously  purchased iShop from
Mr. Holmes in May 1999 for 9,232 shares of Frontline Common stock and $25,000 in
cash. The Company sold back 75% of its interest in iShop to Mr. Holmes in return
for a release of approximately  $120,000 in contractual  obligations.  Frontline
retained a 25% equity  interest in iShop and was granted  certain  anti-dilution
and registration rights with respect to shares it retained.

About Frontline

Founded in 1995,  Frontline  Communications  Corporation  provides  high-quality
Internet  access and Web hosting  services to homes and  businesses  nationwide.
Frontline offers Ecommerce,  programming,
  and Web development  services through
its PlanetMedia  group,  Frontline is headquartered in Pearl
River, New York, and is traded on the American Stock Exchange.

The statements  which are not historical  facts  contained in this press release
are forward looking  statements that involve certain known and unknown risks and
uncertainties,  including but not limited to, changes in the market for Internet
services,  regulatory and technological  changes,  economic  factors,  increased
competition,  and the nature of supplier of customer  arrangements  which become
available to the Company in the future.  

                                                  Frontline Communications Corp.
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The Company's actual results may differ materially from the results discussed in
or implied  by any  forward-looking  statement.  The words  "intend,"  "expect,"
"should,"  "project," and "anticipate," and similar expressions identify forward
looking  statements.  Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward looking statements which speak only as of the date they were made.