Memorial Day

Midway Water disputes Memorial Day accusations

Midway Water disputes Memorial Day accusations

There’s no agreement on how things went down with water issues in south Santa Rosa during Memorial Day weekend. Agreement has become a rarity in recent months between two of the water-provider partners of Fairpoint Regional Utility System (FRUS).   Read the full article in the July 18 issue of Navarre Press. Visit navarrepress.com/subscribe to […]

Juana’s celebrating 30 years with an upgrade

Juana’s celebrating 30 years with an upgrade

Juana’s Pagodas and Sailors’ Grill is celebrating 30 years of service along Navarre Beach this year, and with that anniversary came a hefty investment, said general manager Kevin Rudzki. The result is a major renovation of the iconic eatery.   Read the full article in the May 23 issue of Navarre Press. Visit navarrepress.com/subscribe to […]

Pay $500 for the privilege of promoting a brand

Pay $500 for the privilege of promoting a brand

Great brands start with the question why. Why does this brand exist? Great brands are purposeful and authentic. They are responsive and transparent. Great brands are meant to be used as a communication tool, evoking some sort of memory or feeling in people. This is why the Navarre community loved its old beach sign so […]

Memorial Day Celebration

The Navarre American Legion Post 382 is hosting a Memorial Day Celebration at the Navarre Community Park on Monday, May 29th at 11am. Following the Memorial Day celebration, the American Legion, 1850 Luneta Street will be providing a free to the public BBQ consisting of hamburgers, hot dogs and sides, etc and would welcome the […]

FWC putting added emphasis on boating safety as holiday approaches

FWC putting added emphasis on boating safety as holiday approaches

With Memorial Day weekend fast approaching, it is an appropriate time to highlight boating safety with National Safe Boating Week. Florida is known as the boating capital of the world, with nearly a million vessels registered across the state, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, along with the Coast Guard and other search […]

Navarre Beach lifeguards return for another season

Navarre Beach lifeguards return for another season

Memorial Day is fast approaching and the Navarre Beach lifeguards will be ready for the summer onslaught of beach visitors. “We currently have 12 guards working and are expecting to hire another three,” lead guard Aaron Wible said. “That is a couple more than we had on staff last year. Read the full article in […]

Pay tribute to our fallen on Memorial Day

Pay tribute to our fallen on Memorial Day

Memorial Day is widely heralded as the unofficial start of summer.  Here on the Emerald Coast it signals the beginning of our busy tourist season, with condos booked, hotel rooms rented, beach supplies at the ready, and the mouth-watering aroma of food being cooked on a grill.  This time of year is unmistakable and really […]

Memorial Day Ceremony May 30

Memorial Day Ceremony May 30

Dating all the way back to 1868, May 30 has been a day to honor and remember those who have lost their lives in service to our country.  In 1868 it was called Decoration Day because the tradition involved decorating grave sites of the Civil War soldiers with flowers, flags and wreaths. At the first […]

Memorial Day closings

Memorial Day closings

  The following county offices are closed Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day. Normal hours of operation resume Tuesday, May 26. Santa Rosa County Board of Commissioners, including the library system and animal shelter Santa Rosa County Clerk of the Court Santa Rosa County Property Appraiser Santa Rosa County Supervisor of Elections Santa […]

Memorial Day in Navarre

Memorial Day in Navarre

Retired Chief Master Sgt. Richard T. “Taco” Sanchez provided comments May 26 for the annual Memorial Day remembrance ceremony at Navarre Park. It was sponsored by American Legion Post 382 in partnership with VFW 11367 Spectre Post and VFW Post 4407. Read more in the May 29 issue of Navarre Press or subscribe online here.

More restaurant options in sight

More restaurant options in sight

The wait is nearly over. Not much longer will Navarre residents need to travel out of town to “Live Mas” or to visit a local steakhouse. Gail Ferres, Area Coach with Taco Bell, said the restaurant is nearly ready. Some Navarre area residents have been longing for a steakhouse ever since Cowboy’s was destroyed by […]

Causeway turn lane ‘hopefully’ done by Memorial Day

Causeway turn lane ‘hopefully’ done by Memorial Day

Crews this week are starting a project to add a second left turn lane to accommodate motorists heading north from the Navarre Beach Bridge onto Highway 98. The project is scheduled to take 60 days and that means it should be completed about a week prior to the busy Memorial Day weekend. “It should be […]