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Chamber seeks new vision for 87

Chamber seeks new vision for 87

  U.S. Highway 98 is changing and a new business corridor is emerging. Though the thoroughfare has functioned as Navarre’s main corridor for decades, increasing traffic and potential expansion plans could mean the roadway may not be able to serve that function much longer, especially for the hundreds of thousands of tourists who visit the […]

Gulf Breeze Black Widow’s tangled web

Gulf Breeze Black Widow’s tangled web

Judias (Judy) V. Goodyear was anything but good. She was a walking paradox. She would go one step further than a true black widow, however. She would also be the first woman executed in Florida in 150 years. And the first woman to die in an electric chair. In 1978, she would change her last […]

Navarre’s earliest recorded heritage began with Spanish explorers in 1693

Navarre’s earliest recorded heritage began with Spanish explorers in 1693

The neighborhood called “Robledal Estates” on East Bay Boulevard may seem like just another waterfront neighborhood. However, it was the scene of the oldest documented history of the area we now call Navarre. Spanish exploration  While the story of the land encompassing Robledal begins long before recorded history, we know that the area first received […]