July 6

Tunes by the Dunes

The Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce hosts a free concert every Thursday throughout the summer from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Navarre Beach Park just east of the Navarre Beach Fishing Pier. For more information, call 850-939-3267 or visit www.navarrechamber.com.

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 6

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 6

NEW DEAL: FLORIDA AND SEMINOLES SETTLE BLACKJACK DISPUTE The two sides agreed Wednesday to end an ongoing lawsuit over whether the tribe can keep blackjack tables at its well-known casinos in the state. The settlement will allow the tribe to keep blackjack but will also guarantee that the state will continue to receive payments. Last […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 6

Five Things to Know in Florida for July 6

MORTAR-TYPE FIREWORKS EXPLODE IN PIPE, KILLING FLORIDA MAN Darren Lotow’s wife called 911 Monday night, saying she couldn’t reach her husband. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office reports that deputies and fire rescue workers responded to the nearby pasture, where Lotow’s wife said he had been trying to set off fireworks for the Fourth of July. […]

Construction-free holiday

Construction-free holiday

With an extra dose of motorists on area roadways for the holiday weekend, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) reports that major construction projects in the area will be halted temporarily. U.S. 98 from Gulf Breeze Zoo to Okaloosa County Line – The contractor does not plan to work from midnight Thursday, July 3, until […]