County commissioners voted unanimously Jan. 24 to inform state officials they oppose construction of a flyover on U.S. Highway 98 in Navarre. The opposition was led by the commissioner representing the area, Dave Piech. The commission’s stance will be conveyed by letter to the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). Read the full article in the […]
Head over to the Navarre Conference Center for Navarre Beach’s premier winter event from 2 to 4 p.m. There will be over 50 area vendors, good, music, goodies and more. This event is free to all snowbirds and seniors.
U.S. Highway 98 is more than 10,000 trips a day in excess of its capacity according to the Florida Department of Transportation. Solutions for 98’s congestion have been a topic of discussion for many years in Navarre. To read the full article or to view maps of the proposed expansion that may affect local businesses […]
Explore Local Area Business’ at the Navarre Conference Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Chat with vendors who will share their expertise in an array of areas and interests. For more information, contact NABOR at 850-939-3870
Navarre High School hosts the 5th annual NHS Job Fair beginning at 9:20 a.m. Representatives from the new Springhill Suites hotel, local restaurants and more will be on hand to conduct interviews with current NHS students, 16 years and older. Students are asked to come prepared with their resumes. For more information, call John Mirra […]
Of the 68 Santa Rosa teachers who received $1,000 grants from the Santa Rosa Education Foundation, 26 hail from schools in Navarre and Gulf Breeze. The grants are awarded each year to help teachers implement ideas in the areas of Artistic Literacy, Literacy, Career/Technical Education and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education with the […]
There were lines out the door waiting to get into the Navarre Conference Center Saturday morning, Oct. 1 in anticipation of the Navarre Women’s Expo hosted by the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (NBACOC). Businesses from all over the Navarre area lined the conference hall giving ladies a look at the services and products […]
Chamber offeNew members of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce (NBACOC) got a crash course in their benefits Tuesday, Sept. 13, at the Chamber 101 Member Orientation Workshop at the Navarre Visitor Information Center. The NBACOC has added 70 new members since January 2016, bringing the total membership to 462. Several new members packed […]
Where are the adults in Navarre? Just in the past few weeks we have seen childish, immature and bad behavior from many different areas. One of the most senseless acts is Tony Alexander, a disgruntled ex-employee of the Navarre Beach Area Chamber of Commerce seeking to open a new “greater” chamber of commerce. It can […]
SAFER Santa Rosa, in partnership with Santa Rosa County, is organizing the first-ever Santa Rosa Day of Service on Saturday, July 23. The organization is currently accepting projects for consideration. Read the full article in the April 28 issue of Navarre Press. Click HERE to subscribe online.
Recently two businesses were added to the rolls of the Navarre Chamber of Commerce membership. On Feb. 10, a ribbon cutting welcomed new business Navarre Jewelry and Quartz Watch Repair located in John Duncan Plaza on Highway 87 S. Business owner Ricky Faulk has more than 20 years of jewelry repair experience that he brings […]
Following doubts expressed by area tourism leaders on the value of the Tough Mudder Inc. military-style endurance event scheduled for next April, District 4 Commissioner Rob Williamson is stepping in before Santa Rosa County signs a contract with the New York company. In a Dec. 3 email to Kate Fitzpatrick, a Tough Mudder senior director, […]
Wee Market hosted its Grand Opening event in the Shoppes of Navarre Oct. 31, featuring specials from their vendors, children’s painting activity and trick-or-treating for the children. “It’s a great opportunity for the community to see the different vendors we have at Wee Market and support local businesses,” said Holly Elassaad, owner of Wee Market. […]