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98 expansion affects dozens of businesses

98 expansion affects dozens of businesses

When plans to expand U.S. Highway 98 to accommodate increased traffic first surfaced, Navarre Beach Flowers owner Sabrina Peet said the potential closure of her business was not on the forefront of her mind. The little shop located just at the edge of state right of way had very little wiggle room if an expansion […]

Diaper drive supports local foster families

Diaper drive supports local foster families

Foster parents often face a litany of challenges when they take in a new child or sibling group. They have to establish trust with children who have often faced abuse or neglect while also providing for their needs. Local mother of 6 Dawn previously fostered three children before adopting them, and she said she understands […]

Peru mission brings love, tears

Peru mission brings love, tears

Peru is a country of contradictory life styles. While the city of Lima continues to see less rampant poverty and exports of minerals help to drive the economy, outside the city limits the country tells a different story. Read the full article in the Aug. 23 issue of Navarre Press. Visit www.navarrepress.com/subscribe to view subscription […]

Holiday shopping scavenger hunt

The Navarre Chamber is hosting a scavenger hunt Nov. 11 and 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. You can pick up a map from Alphy’s, JJ Chago’s or Juana’s/Sailor’s Grill. Chance drawings for prizes will be held on Nov. 12 at 6 p.m. at the Vine Wine Bar. For more information, call 850-939-3267.

Navarre Chamber highlights local business with shopping scavenger hunt

Navarre Chamber highlights local business with shopping scavenger hunt

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce will be highlighting local businesses in their first annual Holiday Scavenger Hunt on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Typically this time of year the chamber hosts a shop-crawl, however, in an effort to expand open up the participation to […]

Fabulous Fun Fest for all

Fabulous Fun Fest for all

The 32nd Annual Navarre Fun Fest presented by Okaloosa Gas and hosted by the Navarre Chamber of Commerce seemingly went off without a hitch on Saturday.  This year’s change in format wrapped all the fun and festivities of a two-day event into one and culminated with the crowd favorite fireworks display. Read the full article […]

One little girl’s hope to make a difference

One little girl’s hope to make a difference

For most families, Christmas mornings are spent gathered around the Christmas tree opening presents. And for some little ones it is the thrill of opening the mysterious packages, looking at the gift, tossing it aside and moving on to the next one. Some of the toys lose their excitement factor after just a couple days. […]