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Small businesses big for holiday shopping

Small businesses big for holiday shopping

What is black and small and ends with cyber? The answer is one of the biggest shopping weekends of the year for retailers of all size, the weekend following Thanksgiving. After the turkey is gobbled up, 164 million consumers plan to shop on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday according to the National […]

Navarre shoppers not forgetting furry friends this Christmas

Navarre shoppers not forgetting furry friends this Christmas

Christmas shopping is in full swing for four-legged family members in Navarre said Pet Nation owner Holly Elassaad. Elassaad has seen a jump in shopping by her regular customers as they seek Christmas gifts for their pets this holiday season. “Christmas themed toys are always big, and we start selling those right around Black Friday, […]

Health fair and bazaar beneficial in countless ways

Health fair and bazaar beneficial in countless ways

Three years ago the Holley Navarre Senior Center decided to host a Health Fair. It went over well and has since expanded, with a craft bazaar being added to the agenda in each of the last two years. So on Friday morning as visitors strolled through the senior center, they could get a variety of […]

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 […]

Tomell retires after 20 plus years with Publix

Tomell retires after 20 plus years with Publix

Most grocery stores, customers have no clue who the store manager is, and odds are aside from the occasional wall poster introducing them, they will leave without having ever seen their face. And in a corporate big box store like Publix it is even rarer, but none of that mattered to Publix Store Manager Tomell […]