• News for General News Article

    Thursday, January 16, 2020
      Navarre Beach construction projectsSanta Rosa County's Navarre Beach Department has begun construction on several projects in the vicinity of the Navarre Beach pier. Replacement of wood decking around the pier restaurant and restrooms, as well as the ADA-compliant 40B walkover adjacent to the pier is currently underway. The Mobi-Mat has temporarily been relocated to the ADA-compliant ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    Rendering of proposed facility Leonardo to open support center at Whiting Aviation Park   Leonardo, through AgustaWestland Philadelphia Corp., will soon build a comprehensive support center at the Whiting Aviation Park in Santa Rosa County after being awarded a contract to replace the navy's fleet of aging training helicopters at NAS Whiting ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    The Navarre Chamber's Non-Profit Committee is currently creating a database of all non-profits located in and/or providing services to South Santa Rosa County, and we need your help!Please take a few minutes to complete the information below for your Non-Profit, and we ask that you forward this email to any non-profits that also need to be added to the database.  This information will be used to ...read more
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    Friday, January 10, 2020
    Laissez les bons temps rouler! It’s Mardi Gras season here in Navarre! Our 12th night party was great fun. If you missed it, please plan to come next year. We crowned our royalty, had some amazing food and cheap drinks and now we’re in the swing of the season! The theme of the ball and the parade is “Navarre Beach Life.” Our ball will be on Saturday, February 8 at the Navarre Conference ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Monday, December 23, 2019
      Please see correction highlighted below. January 2020 Public Meetings All Santa Rosa County Board of County Commission meetings and other county department meetings are held in the County Administrative Center boardroom, 6495 Caroline Street in Milton, unless otherwise indicated. Commission Committee - Jan. 6, 8:30 a.m. Marine Advisory - Jan. 7, 5:00 ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 17, 2019
    Come to PakNFax for your Christmas mailing.   We can pack everything up and mail it for you.   We’ll let you know what your best pricing/options are to get there in time for Christmas.    Here’s the deadline dates left for this year.  USPS- deadline-  Dec 21th Priority Mail FedEx deadline- Dec 20th  2 day  Dec23rd overnight UPS Deadline- Dec 19th 3 day select Dec 20th 2 day Dec 23rd next ...read more
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    Monday, December 02, 2019
    Upcoming Local Business Workshops     December | 2019     SBDC@UWFFollow the link to to our home page.     Workshops are in the following Greater Areas:  PensacolaFort Walton BeachPanama City     Upcoming Events!Starting a BusinessPensacolaPanama CityFt. WaltonMarketing Like a HumanPensacolaGovernment Contracting 101: Women/Minority & Veteran ...read more
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    Tuesday, November 26, 2019
    BBB Alert: Online Retailers Fail to Deliver Funko-Branded Toys and Cellphone Cases to Consumers NationwidePensacola, Fla. (November 26, 2019) – Three Arlington, TX-based online retailers owned by the same corporation have consumers across 40 states (including Northwest Florida) wondering when their purchases will arrive. Within the past year, BBB has received a combined 303 complaints and ...read more
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    Monday, November 18, 2019
        CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT SET TO BEGIN  The Florida Department of Transportation will begin safety and operational improvements the week of Dec. 2, 2019 on approximately seven miles of U.S. 90 (State Road 10), between Dean Drive and west of Stewart Street, in Santa Rosa County. Improvements include new turn lanes, median openings and ...read more
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    Friday, October 04, 2019
    For Immediate ReleaseOctober 4, 2019Contact: Tanya BrantonToll-free (888) 638-0250, ext. 1599tanya.branton@dot.state.fl.us  Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic Advisory  Chipley– Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction and maintenance activities.  Escambia County:   U.S. 29 Resurfacing from ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Thursday, October 03, 2019
        CORRIDOR IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT SET TO BEGIN  The Florida Department of Transportation will begin safety and operational improvements the week of Oct. 14, 2019 on U.S. 98 (State Road 30) between Villa Woods Circle and Ortega Park Drive. The improvements will include milling and resurfacing, new turn lanes, median openings, drainage ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 03, 2019
    For just $100, you can have your banner ad (sized like the one above - 728 x 90 pixels) in our weekly electronic newsletter directly distributed every Friday to Chamber members, local businesses, government officials, media outlets and subscribers to our newsletter that want to be “in the know” about the Navarre area and our community (2,000+ email addresses).  The Chamber Connection is also ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    Fort Walton Beach, FL - 8/5/2019 – Fort Walton Beach Medical Center will expand access to emergency care in Santa Rosa County with the opening of a freestanding emergency department. The new free-standing ER will be located at 8600 Navarre Parkway near the foot of the Navarre Beach bridge. Construction is expected to early 2020.   The new, 24/7 full service freestanding ER will feature 11 ...read more
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    Tuesday, June 04, 2019
    online and will be available this month in county offices and libraries, local chambers of commerce and local retailers including Walmart, Winn Dixie and Publix. This year's 40-page guide includes new and updated information on earthquakes, ways to receive information and what to do before, during and after a wide variety of disasters that could impact our area. Churches, civic groups and ...read more
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