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    Tuesday, January 24, 2023
         FREE TAX HELP     We are taking appointments starting Wednesday, January 25 for our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites. VITA is a free tax assistance program for hardworking individuals and families with low to moderate income. The sites will open after February 1, but you can schedule a time now by calling 211. See ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community
    Thursday, January 12, 2023
    JOB POSTING: Job Title: Fatherhood Program CoordinatorDepartment: Healthy Start Coalition of Santa Rosa County, Inc.Location: Must be physically located in the service area Santa Rosa, have the ability to work remotely, and attend in-person and virtual meetings as requiredEmployment Type: Independent Contracted Position - part-time (possible full-time depending on client recruitment)Posting ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 11, 2023
        It's that time again!!!!That's right!Our Annual Chili, Cars and Kids Event!Event is being held at Ollie's in Milton at Parkmore Plaza.Feb. 25th, 2023 10-2             We are looking for sponsors now!Thank you to the sponsors we have so far:Aaron Erskine, Ollie's Bar & Grill, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community, Human Interest, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 11, 2023
    Cold weather shelter open Fri., Jan. 13 and Sat., Jan. 14     The cold weather shelter for the homeless and/or heatless will open nights Fri., Jan. 13 and Sat., Jan. 14 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Only service animals (with verification of rabies vaccination) are permitted to stay ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    New Year--New Offering! Sunrise Shelling and Continental Breakfast on Navarre Beach. Learn more at https://grocery-concierge.com/sunrise-guided-shelling.../Rise and Shine, Shell and Feast! Menu customizable to your tastes and preferences. Great experience for families and for team building!
    Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    New Santa Rosa County Courthouse opens Jan. 17     Information provided by the First Judicial Circuit  The new Santa Rosa County Courthouse, located at 4025 Avalon Boulevard in Milton, will be open to the public for court business on Tue., Jan. 17. The building will house the First Judicial Circuit court offices, as well as the offices of Donald C. Spencer, Clerk of Court and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    Edgewood Drive south of Admiral Street closedJan. 10-20     Edgewood Drive immediately south of Admiral Street in Navarre will close on Tues., Jan. 10 for cross drain installation and will reopen by close of business on Fri., Jan. 20.  Motorists are asked to use caution when approaching the area and to follow detour signs. Find a larger view of the map online here.  # # ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    Santa Rosa County offices closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day     Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a federally recognized holiday that celebrates the life and achievements of influential American civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. The following Santa Rosa County offices will be closed Mon., Jan. 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day:·    Santa Rosa County Board of ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    County-wide Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) kick-off meeting     A county-wide Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is returning to Santa Rosa County. Citizens interested in learning more about how to be a part of CERT are invited to join Santa Rosa County FL Citizen Corps for a kick-off meeting at 9 a.m. on Sat., Jan. 21 at the Santa Rosa County Emergency Operations Center, 4499 ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    January is Get Organized & Be Productive (GO) Month, an annual initiative sponsored by the National Association of Productivity & Organizing Professionals (NAPO). This month-long event celebrates how NAPO members improve the lives of their clients by helping them create environments that support productivity, general health and well-being.  NBACC member, Organized Occasions & Grocery Concierge, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Fun Facts
    Friday, January 06, 2023
         January Leaps & Bounds Magazine Online          The January LEAPS and BOUNDS, Santa Rosa County School District’s multi-media, interactive magazine is now available at https://bit.ly/LBJAN2023 . This issue includes information about newly appointed administrators, Sunshine State Scholars, Patriot Debaters, Child ID program, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Friday, January 06, 2023
      Updated information is highlighted below.    Skipper Lane east closure - closed for the first four weeks of construction     Skipper Lane closed Jan. 9 through Feb. 13Pace Lane to close one lane Feb. 13 - 28 for construction     Skipper Lane in Pea Ridge/Pace will close to through traffic beginning Mon., Jan. 9 through Mon., Feb. 13 due to construction in the area. The east end of ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 06, 2023
    Edgewood Drive closure Jan. 10-20     Edgewood Drive immediately south of East Bay Boulevard in Navarre will close on Tues., Jan. 10 for roadway drainage work and will reopen by close of business on Fri., Jan. 20.  Motorists are asked to use caution when approaching the area and to follow detour signs. Find a larger view of the closure/detour map online here.  # # ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 06, 2023
    January 5, 2023 Chamber Bulletin   KEY TAKEAWAYS‌The FTC's attempt to ban noncompete clauses is blatantly unlawful.‌Job openings dropped in November, but there are still 4.45 million more openings than unemployed workers.‌Successful funding of a bridge shows bipartisanship can work in Washington.‌Marriott CEO Anthony Capuano will be at State of American Business 2023 next week.‌The Senate should ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 06, 2023
     Florida Department of TransportationRON DESANTIS GOVERNOR1074 Highway 90 Chipley, FL 32428JARED W. PERDUE, P.E. SECRETARY      For Immediate ReleaseContact: Kohen Johns Brannon  January 6, 2023Kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us        (888) 638-0250 ext. 1661   Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic AdvisoryChipley, Fla. – Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 06, 2023
    Chairman Bender, Board Members, Committee Members, and Interested Parties:  **The agenda has been updated to include the Alabama Safety Performance Targets.   The next FL-AL TPO meeting will be as follows:  Transportation Planning Organization MeetingWednesday, January 11, 2023 – 9:00 A.M.Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, Gulf Breeze, FL 32563  ALL TCC/CAC MEETINGS TO BE ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, January 06, 2023
              Santa Rosa BOCC Public Forum & Committee MeetingMon., Jan. 9 at Administrative Complex in Milton     The Santa Rosa Board of County Commissioners will hold public forum and a commission committee meeting in the Administrative Complex, 6495 Caroline St. in Milton, on Mon., Jan. 9.  Public forum will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The commission committee ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Friday, January 06, 2023
     If you should ever need any job related assistance whatsoever, know we are here for you Escambia and Santa Rosa County!                  Here's today's HOT JOBS in Escambia and Santa Rosa County, Florida. Also, check out what we have going on, we just might be able to help you make your job search just a little bit ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 03, 2023
              Treecycle Christmas tree disposal ends Jan. 16   Live trees are a festive and fragrant holiday decoration for many families during the Christmas holidays, and Santa Rosa County Public Works offers an environmentally friendly option for disposal. Residents who would like to "treecycle" their tree for mulch may drop off their clean Christmas trees in the designated ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 28, 2022
      $305 PER DAY / PER CHILD (=/- $80,000 per year) That is you much you can earn operating an at-home childcare center contracting with USAF Are you ready to fully immerse yourself in the business of childcare? Whether you own or operate an existing center-based childcare facility, a home-based childcare business, or plan to in the future, this is for you!    In partnership with the Florida ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 28, 2022
    Santa Rosa County January 2023 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 St. in Milton, unless otherwise indicated.   The change in public forum at commission meetings as well as commission meeting start times are highlighted below.   Tourism Development ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 28, 2022
       EDITION 182       Resources & Tips Make 2023 the year of growth and opportunityWorkplace trends, habits, and expectations have drastically shifted this year (and since the start of the pandemic, in general). As wants and needs continue to evolve, getting ahead of these changes can help your business succeed in the long run. Tap into these upcoming workplace trends to prepare early for ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 28, 2022
                     Here's today's HOT JOBS in Escambia and Santa Rosa County, Florida. Also, check out what we have going on, we just might be able to help you make your job search just a little bit ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Thursday, December 22, 2022
         Navarre Pier hours of operation limited due to cold weather  Navarre Pier is limiting hours of operation from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. due to the cold weather from Fri., Dec. 23 until Mon., Dec. 26. The restrooms at Navarre Pier will be closed due to cold weather but there will be portable toilets available for public use.  # # #  Serving our community, committed to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, December 22, 2022
      December 21, 2022   TOBACCO FREE PARKS AND BEACHES PRESENTATION CITY OF MILTON                                     January 3, 2023; 6PMContact: Debra Shuler (850) 626-6751  Milton, FL  Dear Community Partners,The Tobacco Free Santa Rosa Coalition (TFSRC) and Students Working Against Tobacco (SWAT), with support from the Florida Department of Health’s Tobacco Prevention Program in Santa ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, December 21, 2022
              Residents encouraged to practice cold weather and fire safety     Santa Rosa County Public Safety urges residents to be prepared for the cold weather that will settle in late Thursday (Dec. 22) night through the weekend by remembering the 5 P's of cold weather safety. Santa Rosa County is under a hard freeze watch. Strong northwest winds are expected to follow in the wake of ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, December 21, 2022
         Restrooms at Benny Russell and Navarre Splash Pads closed due to cold weather  The restrooms at Benny Russell and Navarre Splash Pads will be closed, starting today, Dec. 21, for the next week due to the cold weather. An update will be sent out when the restrooms are reopened.  # # #  Serving our community, committed to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 20, 2022
                     Here's today's HOT JOBS in Escambia and Santa Rosa County, Florida. Also, check out what we have going on, we just might be able to help you make your job search just a little bit easier...                                                                 JOB SEEKERS! Search the full-service employment ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, December 19, 2022
      to benefit Healing Paws for WarriorsJANUARY 1ST, 2023Juana’s Pagodas & Sailors’ Grill, Navarre Beach           SCHEDULE·    12:30pm: Paddle board Course·    1:30pm: Penguin Plunge·    2-4pm: Raffle Drawing & Awards  Late registration & packet pickup·    Dec 31: 3-5pm·    January 1: 10am-Noon                 Register Today!  For info & registration, visit: ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, December 16, 2022
     
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Friday, December 16, 2022
    Community drive-through food distribution on Wed., Dec. 21   SAFER Santa Rosa and Santa Rosa County Public Safety, in partnership with FoodRaising Friends, Inc. and Feeding the Gulf Coast, will hold a community drive-through food distribution from 2 to 6 p.m. (or until the food runs out) on Wed., Dec. 21 at the Santa Rosa County Emergency Operations Center (EOC), 4499 Pine Forest Road in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, December 15, 2022
    To Florida-Alabama, Okaloosa-Walton, Bay County TPOs, TCCs, CACs, as well as interested parties.   The Emerald Coast Regional Council Annual Roadway Capacity Status Report is accessible by clicking on the link below.  It is based on information provided by FDOT, ALDOT, and local governments in our region.  Gary Kramer is the ECRC contact for this ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Thursday, December 15, 2022
    Give Joy to Survivors this Holiday Season     For many survivors of Human Trafficking, the holiday season can be very difficult. Let's rally around our survivors and make the holidays full of love and laughter. Jump into the season of giving by donating a gift to our survivors. You can drop your unwrapped gifts off at the Set Free Refuge ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, December 15, 2022
         Securing Florida's Economy: How will the National and Global Economy Impact Florida's Road to the Top 10?          SVP & Chief Economist Dr. Gus Faucher of PNC Discusses How Florida's Economy Compares to the Nation      Dr. Gus Faucher is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of The PNC Financial ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, December 12, 2022
              ATTENTION CURRENT & PROSPECTIVE CHILDCARE ENTREPRENEURS!           Are you ready to fully immerse yourself in the business of childcare? Whether you own or operate an existing center-based childcare facility, a home-based childcare business, or plan to in the future, this is for you!  In partnership with the Florida SBDC at UWF and Wells Fargo, the Business & ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Friday, December 09, 2022
              East Bay Boulevard at Gulf Breeze Parkway lane closures beginning Mon., Dec. 12     East Bay Boulevard at Gulf Breeze Parkway (Hwy. 98) in the Midway area will experience intermittent lane closures from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning Mon., Dec. 12. Road paving is being done in this area as part of the CEFCO gas station construction. Weather permitting, the work should be ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, December 09, 2022
              Santa Rosa Teachers Receive Highest Salary Increase in a Decade     MILTON, FL - As a result of the negotiations held between Santa Rosa County School District and the bargaining agent for instructional employees, a tentative agreement has been reached regarding salary increases for instructional employees which will apply to the 2022-2023 school year. This tentative ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, December 09, 2022
     + Everything you need to know about small business certifications. Join us next Thursday, 12/15, at noon ET for Start. Run. Grow. Certifying Your Business. Discover what you need to obtain a business certification, unlock more opportunities, and grow your brand. Register here! EDITION 179       Resources & Tips Revitalize your work-from-home teamWhile many love the flexibility that comes with ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Monday, December 05, 2022
    Good Morning! We know it is an extremely busy time for everyone, but we wanted to make sure you have a few things on your calendar, along with some DEADLINE REMINDERS:TODAY (Monday, December 5) at 11:30 am - Military & Veteran Affairs Committee MeetingTuesday, December 6 and Wednesday, December 7 - Virtual Campaign School and Community Leadership Training - The virtual training school is highly ...read more
    Sunday, November 27, 2022
    A new report from Intuit Quickbooksshows a unique opportunity for small businesses during Small Business Season. Continue reading…
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Wednesday, November 16, 2022
    According to GE Capital Retail Bank, 81% of shoppers visit an online store or conduct research prior to purchasing. So, chances are, if you have a website, it will be getting some traction especially this holiday season. That means you need incredible content. You want content that informs your ideal customer on the things they need to know prior to making a purchase. Content that advises them ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Tuesday, November 15, 2022
    Cold weather shelter open nights Wed., Nov. 16 - Fri., Nov. 18 The cold weather shelter for the homeless and/or heatless will open nights Wed., Nov. 16 through Fri., Nov. 18 at Ferris Hill Baptist Church, 6848 Chaffin St. in Milton. Those who would like to stay at the shelter must arrive between 6:30 and 8:30 p.m. Only service animals (with verification of rabies vaccination) are permitted to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, November 10, 2022
    We are excited to announce a new member benefit, Small Business Season™.   This holiday season, we’re not encouraging people to shop small on just the day after Black Friday. We think small businesses deserve an entire season dedicated to communicating your value to the community and encouraging them to spend their holiday dollars here with you.   "Supporting small business isn’t just a day, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, November 08, 2022
      BBB® Tuesday Tip        Photo Courtesy of Getty Images    It’s hard to estimate how inflation will impact overall holiday spending, but businesses are already making adjustments to their typical holiday plans.Companies are still ramping up online shopping while bringing back in-store promotions in an effort to diversify their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, November 07, 2022
    This is a busy week for Navarre Chamber Members, and we hope you and/or members of your staff can join us for some of the events!And, DON’T FORGET:  TODAY is the DEADLINE to be on the Map for this Saturday’s 11th Annual Holiday Shop & Crawl Community Event, which has always marked the “official kickoff of Christmas shopping” in the Navarre area.  This is looking like one of our biggest events ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
    Tuesday, November 01, 2022
         November events in Santa Rosa County     Holland Farms Pumpkin Patch & MazeNov. 1 - 5, Sun – Sat., 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. | 2055 Homer Holland Rd. in MiltonEnjoy a farm hayride that will take you around the farm and to the pumpkin patch to pick a pumpkin of your choice. New activities for this year include a ¾ mile train ride around the farm and a new innertube hill slide! Other activities ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, October 31, 2022
      Santa Rosa County holds Household Hazardous Waste Amnesty Day - Sat., Nov. 19 atGulf Breeze Community Center     Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Amnesty Day will be held Sat., Nov. 19 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Gulf Breeze Community Center, 800 Shoreline Drive in Gulf Breeze. This event offers residents the opportunity to dispose of HHW at no charge without having to drive to the Central ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, October 31, 2022
    Santa Rosa County Time Capsule Dedication10:30 a.m. on Wed., Nov. 9    The Santa Rosa County Board of County Commissioners invites the public to attend the time capsule dedication at the Santa Rosa County Courthouse, 4025 Avalon Blvd. in Milton. The ceremony is at 10:30 a.m. on Wed., Nov. 9.  "We're excited to dedicate a time capsule that will be opened 50 years from now," said ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, October 31, 2022
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, October 26, 2022
       EDITION 173       Resources & Tips Set your prices for business successReasonable pricing can make or break a business, whether the company is well established or just starting out. Last week’s episode of Start. Run. Grow. tapped into a few of the strategies business owners can consider implementing to ensure pricing is fair for both the consumer and the brand. Catch up on what small ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, October 21, 2022
             For Immediate ReleaseOctober 21, 2022  Contact: Kohen Johns Brannon  kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us(888) 638-0250, ext. 1661     Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic Advisory  Chipley, Fla. – Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction and maintenance ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, October 21, 2022
    Attached for your review you will find the latest release to date (September 2022) of unemployment statistics for the State of Florida released from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. September 2022 data reports the Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent MSA has 236,944 employed individuals out of total a labor force of 243,100 and a total of 6,156 individuals unemployed and actively seeking ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Friday, October 21, 2022
      RON DESANTIS GOVERNORFlorida Department of Transportation  JARED W. PERDUE SECRETARY           For Immediate ReleaseContact:  Kohen Johns-Brannon     Oct. 20, 2022kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us         (888) 638-0250, ext. 1661   Nighttime lane closure planned for Interstate 10 (I-10) in Crestview  Chipley, Fla. –I-10 westbound in Crestview will be reduced to one lane near ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, October 21, 2022
      RON DESANTIS GOVERNORFlorida Department of Transportation  1074 HIGHWAY 90 CHIPLEY, FL 32428           For Immediate ReleaseContact:   Kohen Johns Brannon     October 20, 2022kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us         (888) 638-0250, ext. 1661   U.S. 98 at Hurlburt Field Main Gate Traffic Shift and Road Closure Chipley, Fla. – Motorists will encounter traffic delays on U. S 98 ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, October 21, 2022
     When it comes to childbirth, some parents (first-time or seasoned) may not understand the importance of the technology in their delivery rooms. At Santa Rosa Medical Center, our Labor and Delivery Unit, The Baby Suite, uses an artificial intelligence-based maternal-fetal early warning system called PeriWatch Vigilance to enhance patient safety during labor and delivery. Dr. Lisa Tucker, an ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, October 11, 2022
    Over the course of three days, we’ll connect you with your peers to share real-world strategies on some of the most complex issues facing small businesses.      To close out Start. Run. Grow. Week, we invite you to join us on Thursday, October 20th at 12 pm ET, for the next virtual episode of CO— Start. Run. Grow. Setting Your Prices for Business ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release
    Friday, October 07, 2022
    HOLLEY NAVARRE WATER SYSTEM, INC.   FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: Emerald McDaniel, Executive Coordinator Holley Navarre Water System, Inc. Fax:        850-939-9541 Phone:  850-939-2427  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Holley Navarre Water System to Hold Annual Meeting Navarre, FL.The Holley Navarre Water System Inc. will hold its annual membership meeting and election of directors on January 17, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, October 07, 2022
    October 7, 2022                                                                                  SANTA ROSA COUNTY DRIVE THROUGH RABIES VACCINATION CLINIC Contact: Dana Grissom, PIOPIO.CHD57@flhealth.gov 850-564-2291 Milton, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County (DOH-Santa Rosa) and Santa Rosa Animal Control will host a drive-through rabies vaccination clinic for dogs and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Friday, October 07, 2022
             For Immediate ReleaseOctober 7, 2022  Contact: Kohen Johns Brannon  kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us(888) 638-0250, ext. 1661     Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic Advisory  Chipley, Fla. – Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction and maintenance ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, October 06, 2022
    More than half of Americans, an estimated 56%, do not have an estate plan in place, making estate planning a critically overlooked component of financial wellness. This creates hardship, financial or otherwise, that can be avoided by advanced planning. The Estate Planning Council of the Emerald Coast, Inc. (EPCEC) invites the public to join them on Thursday, October 20th from 1pm to 5:30pm at The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Monday, September 26, 2022
    Hurricane Ian Update Sand available at four locations in Santa Rosa County Mon., Sept. 26, 2:30 p.m. - Santa Rosa County Pubic Safety is currently monitoring Hurricane Ian. Hurricane Ian is forecast to continue strengthening as it moves north-northwest into the southeastern Gulf of Mexico by Tuesday according to the US National Weather Service in Mobile. A north-northeastward motion is forecast ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Sunday, September 25, 2022
    A message from Pam RauchWe’re mobilized and ready to respond to Ian•We are pre-positioning our workforce to be able to respond safely and as quickly as possible •We are proactively reaching out to customers before Ian’s projected landfall, urging them to prepare and take safety precautions •Customers can stay informed by downloading the FPL app by texting the word “App” to MyFPL (69375) To stay ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Sunday, September 25, 2022
    Given the current projected path of Ian, we are preparing for possible power outages for parts of Florida. If you’re in the track of the storm, we urge you to prepare and want to help you understand how we operate during this time. Our Customer Care Center will remain operational with the initial focus on addressing hazardous concerns — while our crews in the field work around the clock to restore ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Sunday, September 25, 2022
    Gulf Islands National Seashore Closes in Preparation for Tropical Storm Ian  GULF BREEZE, Fla. –Gulf Islands National Seashore will close the Florida Areas of the park to all visitors beginning at 8 p.m. Sept. 25, in preparation for Tropical Storm Ian.  Closed areas include the Fort Pickens Area, Perdido Key Area (Johnson Beach), Opal Beach, and Okaloosa Area. The Mississippi Area, Naval Live ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Saturday, September 24, 2022
    VISIT FLORIDA Tropical Storm Ian Update As Tropical Storm Ian approaches Florida, VISIT FLORIDA continues to monitor current weather conditions and is in constant communication with the State Emergency Operations Center.  Yesterday, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 22-218 declaring a state of emergency for the following counties: Brevard, Broward, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 21, 2022
    We are looking for employers with IT/Cyber Security jobs.  We have a meeting the first week of October with education partners and businesses in the same room to discuss grants available for apprenticeship programs.    The ITEN Wired Expo at the Hilton on Pensacola Beach is coming up, and we need employers with computer/IT jobs to fill about eight tables.   The Pensacola State College Job ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, September 21, 2022
              Santa Rosa BOCC Commission Regular MeetingThurs., Sept. 22, 9 a.m. at Administrative Complex in Milton     The Santa Rosa Board of County Commissioners will hold a commission regular meeting in the Administrative Complex, 6495 Caroline St. in Milton, on Thurs., Sept. 22 at 9 a.m. See the interactive agenda with backup supporting documents. This meeting will be streamed live ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 19, 2022
    Florida Leads the Nation with the Lowest Unemployment Rate among the Nation’s Ten Largest States and the Most New Business Formations in the Country Governor Ron DeSantis announced Florida’s unemployment rate remained strong at 2.7 percent, the lowest unemployment rate among the nation’s ten largest states and a full percentage point lower than the national rate of 3.7 percent in August 2022. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Economic, Community
    Sunday, September 18, 2022
    Telling your business story is a compelling way to get your audience more invested in you and to help build know, like, and trust. But your business story shouldn’t be a dry About Us page filled with dates you first opened and how many locations you’ve been through over the course of your business history.
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Friday, September 16, 2022
    Florida Department of TransportationRON DESANTIS GOVERNOR1074 Highway 90 Chipley, FL 32428JARED W. PERDUE, P.E. SECRETARY      For Immediate ReleaseContact: Kohen Johns Brannon  September 16, 2022Kohen.johnsbrannon@dot.state.fl.us        (888) 638-0250 ext. 1661   Escambia and Santa Rosa County Traffic AdvisoryChipley, Fla. – Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, September 16, 2022
         Information provided by Holley Navarre Water System. Please direct any questions to them by calling (850) 939-2427.    Precautionary boil water notice for homes off of Rosewood Drive in Navarre  Due to a six-inch line break on Rosewood Dr & Hwy 98 this morning, Holley Navarre Water System is issuing a Precautionary Boil Water Notice for the homes off Rosewood Drive in ...read more
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    Friday, September 16, 2022
              Photo of the sun setting over a peanut field in Jay, FL captured by Wyatt Brown     Santa Rosa BOCC second public hearing to adopt FY23 budgetTues., Sept. 20, 6 p.m. at Administrative Complex in Milton     On Tues., Sept. 20 at 6 p.m., the county administrator and Santa Rosa County Office of Management and Budget (OMB) will present the final fiscal year 2023 budget to the ...read more
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    Friday, September 16, 2022
    Join us Saturday evenings in October and November at 8pm.
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    Wednesday, September 14, 2022
    As a child of the 80s, I remember the excitement when the Wonder Twins would join forces and utter those magical words “Wonder Twin powers activate!”
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    Monday, September 05, 2022
    Happy Labor Day! Here are some things happening this week… - Pursuant to our Chamber bylaws, Gretchen Carter, the 2022 Chairman of the Board, announced at the August 26th Membership Breakfast that the Chamber is now accepting nominations for the 2023 Board of Directors. - If you are interested in serving and/or want to nominate a member to serve, please complete the online form or pick up a ...read more
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    Sunday, September 04, 2022
      COVID forced many employees to work from home, whether they wanted to or not.
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    Friday, September 02, 2022
    NAVARRE — The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce has launched a Membership Campaign that runs through Sep. 30 and aims to enhance support of the Navarre area businesses community by increasing chamber membership.   “A larger chamber organization means a stronger and more informed voice, enhanced services, and better networking for our members,” said Chanda Ryan, Chamber CEO & President. ...read more
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    Thursday, August 18, 2022
             Navarre Chamber Foundation | 1804 Prado St Suite B, Navarre, FL 32566       
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    Friday, May 27, 2022
    We would be honored for you to SAVE THE DATE and make plans to join us on Saturday, February 25, 2023 to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce.We expect this to be the largest ticketed event that the Navarre Chamber has ever hosted, and rightly so.Our aim is to honor the last fifty years of the commitment and strength of this historical organization.There ...read more
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    Friday, April 17, 2020
    White House Logo Opening Up America Again President Trump has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives.CRITERIAPHASE ONEPHASE TWOPHASE THREEProposed Phased ...read more
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