• News for General News Article

    Wednesday, October 05, 2022
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Thursday, September 29, 2022
          Gulf Islands National Seashore News Release  Release Date:   September 28, 2022Contacts:         Stephenie Wade, Stephenie_Wade@nps.gov, 850-393-7952   Gulf Islands National Seashore Reopens Following Hurricane Ian  GULF BREEZE, Fla. –Gulf Islands National Seashore will reopen the Perdido Key Area (Johnson Beach), Opal Beach, and Okaloosa Area in Florida beginning at noon on Sept. ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 21, 2022
       PUBLIC INFORMATION: Sept. 20, 2022MEDIA CONTACT: Kaycee Lagarde 850-435-1623klagarde@cityofpensacola.com REMINDER: Small Businesses Invited to Pensacola Supplier Diversity Exchange Sept. 22   Small business owners and suppliers are invited to connect at the Pensacola Supplier Diversity Exchange on Thursday, Sept. 22, a free event featuring ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Monday, September 19, 2022
     You don't want to miss this.           Home News Community Sports               Looking back at Hurricane Ivan | Navarre Press    Hurricane Ivan made landfall Sept. 16, 2004, just west of Navarre as a Category 3 storm. Ivan ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 13, 2022
      BBB® Tuesday Tip Photo Courtesy of Getty Images   According to a Sept. 2021 survey, 83% of customers are loyal to businesses that resolve customer complaints. Resolving customer complaints not only helps restore your reputation when trust has been broken, but also can help generate lasting loyalty with customers who feel their concerns have been properly addressed. In business, your ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2022
     Recycling program resumes Sept. 21 inSanta Rosa CountyDependent on the reopening of ECUA's recycling facility   Santa Rosa County will resume its recycling program Wed., Sept. 21, dependent on ECUA reopening their recycling facility on Mon., Sept. 26. To help ensure it is successful, county staff will be taking extra steps to ensure collected recyclables are not contaminated with non-recyclable ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Monday, September 12, 2022
    For Immediate Release                                                                          Contact:  Jackayn Kovac                                                                                                            Jackalyn_kovac@srmcfl.com                                                        Improve Gut Health with Simple Lifestyle Habits  MILTON, FL (September 12, 2022) – ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2022
      Menus September 12, 2022 There were 90+ registered racers this past weekendfor the 32nd AnnualJuana Good Time Regatta!! Sailors, sponsors, door prize donators,race committee, chase boats, volunteers,and Juana's staff,THANK YOU for making it anotherGREAT TIME!! Race results and photos to be posted on our website! OPEN HOURS THIS WEEK: Sailors' GrillServing Breakfast Monday to Saturday 8-11 AM, ...read more
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    Monday, September 12, 2022
         License-Renewal Time for About 25% of REALTORS®One in four REALTORS® must renew their license by Sept. 30th. Need CE credit or first-cycle associate/broker credits? You can check out at least ten credit offerings in-house at NABOR this monthPrefer virtual/online learning? We've got those too!  Online Classes  September Membership LuncheonWednesday, September ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Monday, September 12, 2022
     UF/IFAS Extension Growing NativeWildflowers Course UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County is hosting an Easy to Grow Florida Wildflower course on Thurs., Sept. 29 at 9 a.m. The course will be held at the University of Florida Milton campus, 5988 US-90, in Milton. This course allows participants to learn about native Florida wildflowers that can be easily grown in home gardens and landscapes. Not ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Monday, September 12, 2022
     SRCAS to reduce adoption fees forNational Adoption Weekend SRC Animal Services is Partnering with Best Friends Animal Society for their upcoming National Adoption Weekend to Help Combat the Growing Shelter Crisis in America   Santa Rosa County Animal Services (SRCAS) and Best Friends Animal Society, a leading animal welfare organization working to save the lives of cats and dogs in America’s ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
    Thursday, September 08, 2022
     Volume 2, Issue 9 | September 2022         In this Issue:Florida's Latest Data on Safety, Health & Sustainability • Construction Suicide Prevention Resources • OSHA Update • Safety Means Success Video Campaign • Protective Personal Equipment (PPE) Training ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2022
         TIME IS RUNNING OUT...Special Registration and Hotel Book Rates end September 16, book now to save!   A reminder for our Florida - Alabama TPO Subscribers - The Emerald Coast Regional Council is excited to present the 2022 Emerald Coast Transportation Symposium! Join us for this one-and-a-half-day event on Thursday, October 6, and Friday, October 7, ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2022
     Private Sector Partners:During National Preparedness Month, it’s important to remember that the first step to prepare for a lasting legacy is to make a plan. You can now keep your plan and emergency contact information with you by filling out the new digital emergency communications plan. You can share your plan with friends and family and print it out to store a physical copy for safe-keeping. ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2022
     Main Street Small Business Seminar & Starting a Business Workshops! Take a look at the training FSBDC at UWF offers to small businesses.              Main Street Small Business Seminar - Sept 15th     ‌  Main Street DeFuniak Springs, in partnership with BancorpSouth Bank, continue their ...read more
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    Thursday, September 08, 2022
      UF/IFAS Extension Lawn Renovation Classes UF/IFAS Extension Santa Rosa County will host three lawn renovation classes. Presented by Joshua Criss, agriculture extension agent, this course is designed for homeowners who may need to renovate their lawns. Topics will include when to renovate, weed mitigation, soil care and lawn maintenance practices for a healthy lawn. The course will last about an ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 07, 2022
      BBB® Tuesday Tip Photo Courtesy of Getty Images   How thoroughly does your company track comments left by clients? It’s important to know what to do when a negative review or complaint appears online about your company, since it may have a significant impact on your business’s reputation. Consider the situation from the customer’s point of view: how frequently have you had a negative ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 30, 2022
               September Events @ Your Library ®     Library ClosuresAll Santa Rosa County Libraries will be closed on Mon., Sept. 5 in observance of Labor Day.All libraries will close at noon on Fri., Sep. 16 for quarterly staff development.  September is Library Card Sign-up MonthVisit your library to see what's new ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Tuesday, August 30, 2022
      BBB® Tuesday Tip        Photo Courtesy of Getty Images    Getting the most out of your small business isn't always easy. When you're wearing many hats and working hard to maximize your limited time, some tasks have an opportunity to slip through the cracks. These tips can help you run your small business more efficiently, making the most of the hours you ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Political
    Tuesday, August 30, 2022
                &##128680; NEW FUTURE OF WORK FLORIDA PODCAST EPISODE RELEASED &##128680;  Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (FLDEO) Deputy Secretary Adrienne Johnston Joins Us for Episode #6 of the Future of WorkFlorida Podcast       The latest Future of Work Florida (FOWF) Podcast episode is available featuring the Deputy Secretary of FLDEO's Division of ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 30, 2022
     Get school and emergency ready               Welcome to the Fall edition of Doctor’s Orders! White-Wilson continues to keep you up to date on all aspects of health-related issues with helpful information to guide your way through a new school year and hurricane ...read more
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    Monday, August 29, 2022
         Veterans Services offices closed Thurs., Sept. 1     Santa Rosa County Veterans Services offices in Milton and Gulf Breeze will be closed Thurs., Sept. 1 to allow staff to participate in the "Be the Light, Walk to Fight" event at Pensacola State College as part of Suicide Prevention Month.  Regular business hours will resume Fri., Sept. 2.  
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Monday, August 29, 2022
         Santa Rosa County September 2022 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.  Tourism Development Council - September 1, 8:30 a.m.Tiger Point Community Center, 1370 Tiger Park Lane, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
    Monday, August 29, 2022
       Menus   August 29, 2022           Regatta registrationRegister by August 31 for the reduced rate!                  No ifs, ands or butsabout it!! The deadline to register for Fall Volleyball Leagueis ...read more
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    Wednesday, August 24, 2022
      BBB® Tuesday Tip        Photo Courtesy of Getty Images    The paperwork adds up. This is the stark reality many start-up small businesses face when they don’t yet have the time, tools, or know-how to keep up with their financial records.Unfortunately, this is also one of the reasons many of those small businesses don’t make it. According to LendingTree (a ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 23, 2022
    Press ReleaseFor Immediate ReleaseAugust 22, 2022  Contact:Nina Harrelson, nina.harrelson@hcahealthcare.com  HCA Florida Fort Walton-Destin Hospital Announces Matt King as Chief Financial OfficerFort Walton Beach, Fla. – Matt King has been appointed chief financial officer (CFO) of HCA Florida Fort Walton-Destin Hospital, effective August 22.  “Matt brings with him extensive experience and an ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 23, 2022
              Florida Master Naturalist ProgramFreshwater Wetlands Training     Join Escambia and Santa Rosa County Extension agents to learn more about Florida’s natural resources. The Florida Master Naturalist Program (FMNP) is a hands-on outdoor learning experience for adults who are interested in learning more about Florida’s environment. The FMNP both informs and ...read more
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    Monday, August 22, 2022
     Fun for the whole family!          19th Annual Beaches to Woodlands Tour highlights family-friendly fall activities throughout Santa Rosa County           Sept. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, and 28Bands on the Blackwater Fall Concert Series5158 Willing St. in Milton. 7 to 9 p.m. Bands on the Blackwater is ...read more
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    Saturday, July 30, 2022
    8 way to spot counterfeit money
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    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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