News for Chamber

Monday, October 15, 2018
Sinfonia Gulf Coast’s annual gala event features Emmy and Golden Globe award winner Jane Lynch in “A Swingin’ Little Christmas”   WHO: Sinfonia Gulf Coast   WHAT: Annual Gala Event: “A Swingin’ Little Christmas” featuring Jane Lynch   WHEN: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Concert: 5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.   WHERE: The Henderson Beach & Spa Resort 200 Henderson Resort Way Destin, FL ...read more
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Thursday, October 11, 2018
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center Receiving Patients from HCA Healthcare Sister Facility Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center To ensure the continued safety of patients impacted by Hurricane Michael, Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center has begun transferring patients to our sister HCA Healthcare hospital, Fort Walton Beach Medical Center. “As the extraordinary and brave medical personnel at Gulf ...read more
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Thursday, October 11, 2018
Walton County HUD Searching for Available Properties to Assist Those Displaced by Hurricane Michael   In an effort to assist our neighbors who have been impacted by Hurricane Michael, the Walton County Housing Agency has begun an effort to determine an inventory of available housing units that could be utilized for displaced families from storm impacted Counties.    The Agency is requesting ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Scenic Sotheby’s International Realty makes generous donation to PFCAC  Broker Blake Morar and his associate, Carrie Shoaf, of Scenic Sotheby’s International Realty have been hard at work selling and buying homes for Jim and Tammy Pierce. The Pierce Family Children’s Advocacy Center (PFCAC) in Walton County is named after them. Morar’s team sold the Pierce’s home in Sandestin and have generously ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Internal Medicine Doctor Joins Sacred Heart Medical Group in FreeportFreeport, Fla. – Internal medicine doctor George Gregory Ross, MD, has joined Sacred Heart Medical Group’s regional network of doctors and will see patients from his office at 281 State Highway 20 E in Freeport.Dr. Ross is accepting new patients and most major insurances. For information or to schedule an appointment, call ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Walton County Tax Collector HOnored with ftca Distinquished service awardsThree members of Walton County Tax Collector Rhonda Skipper’s team were  presented with the Distinguished Service Award by the Florida Tax Collector’s Association at the Fall Education Forum in August. The award recognizes individuals who have contributed greatly to the success of Florida’s Tax Collectors through innovation, ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
DIGITAL GRAFFITI OPENS 2019 CALL FOR ENTRIESThe 12th annual international projection art festival in Alys Beach, FL  The Alys Foundation is pleased to announce a call for entries for the 12th AnnualDigital Graffiti Festival at Alys Beach, to be held  May 17-18, 2019. Artists worldwide are invited to submit original works of digital art to be showcased in the juried festival. The 2019 awards ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
Foundations Medical Center hosting free Lunch & Learn on Hormones  WHO: Foundations Medical Center  WHAT: “Hormones” Lunch & Learn  WHEN: Wednesday, October 17th, 201812:00pm-1:00pm  WHERE: Foundations Medical Center4467 Commons Drive W, Destin, FL 32541In front of Home Goods and Marshalls  DESCRIPTION:Are you a woman 35 or older experiencing hormone havoc?  Are you worried about breast ...read more
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Monday, October 08, 2018
The Henderson Beach Resort and Spa’s Inaugural Sweet Sunday Event Raises $3,000 for The Sonder Project  On Sunday, September 16, The Henderson Beach Resort and Spa hosted their first Sweet Sunday signature event anchored by The Honey Hutch. The inaugural event showcased the importance of saving the bees in our environment, celebrated local artisans, and most importantly, raised a total of $3,000 ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
 Buy your ticket for Noche de los Muertos 2018!  Noche de Los Muertos - the biggest costume party of the year hosted in Alys Beach is right around the corner! General Admission tickets are available at the Alys Shoppe, Alys Beach Bike Shop, Neat and Fonville Press through close of business on Friday, October 26 or online at nochedelosmuertos.com through 6pm on Friday, October 26. The event ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
CELEBRATING 10 YEARS!!!  We’re back!  insurance zoneand Rum Runners are teaming up again for our 10th Annual Walton Area Chamber Business After Hours.   This year’s theme will once again celebrate our love of College Football!  As always we will have lots of great door prizes provided by local businesses and many of our insurance carrier partners.  To avoid long lines at the event and to be ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Marking 20+ Years of Special Training by ECCACAttended by law enforcement, judges, attorneys, therapists, social workers, medical professionals, victim advocates, Guardian Ad Litems and more…  For over 20 years, the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center (ECCAC) has been hosting 2-day conferences that cover numerous relevant topics to help educate those professions dealing with child abuse ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
ONVOI Global Services Headquartered in DeFuniak Springs, acquires Monarch Aviation Maintenance Aviation Support Services Company located at DeFuniak Springs Airport acquires Maintenance Facility and brings jobs to the area.  DEFUNIAK SPRINGS, Fla. – Today, ONVOI Global Services (OGS), which relocated its corporate headquarters to the DeFuniak Springs Airport (54J) in 2017, announced the ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
NFL Star Jordan Leggett of Jets launches Touchdowns for Taylor fundraising campaign  NFL Star Jordan Leggett of the New York Jets has announced the start of fundraising campaign for the Taylor Haugen Foundation with hopes to raise $5,000 during this football season. The campaign, Touchdowns for Taylor, encourages supporters to pledge a donation to raise awareness of the severity of abdominal ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
5th Annual Halloween Zombie Stomp at The Bay Sure to Rock the North BeachThe Biggest Halloween Party in Town is on the North Beach of South Walton October 31  The Bay restaurant in South Walton will hold its 5th Annual Halloween Zombie Stomp on October 31, 2018 from 5-10PM. There will be lots of fun and games for kids including candy, prizes, and fun eats from 5-7pm. Children can play on the ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Community Clean Up DaySaturday, November 3rd, 2018Choctaw Beach Park off State Road 208:00am to 1:00pm Dumpsters provided for Walton County residents to dump trash, yard debris, tires, appliances, and other miscellaneous items. A crew and equipment to off-load heavy items will be available. Recycling trailers will also be available for newsprint, cardboard, and aluminum. Limit of (4) tires per ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Doctor Joins Sacred Heart in Okaloosa, Walton CountiesMIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. – Maternal-fetal medicine doctor Henry Roqué, MD, has joined the Sacred Heart Regional Perinatal Center. Dr. Roqué will offer outpatient consultations for women with high-risk pregnancies at Sacred Heart’s offices in Fort Walton Beach, Miramar Beach, Crestview and Pensacola. He will also see patients ...read more
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Friday, October 05, 2018
Emerald Coast Theatre Company presents “CURIOUS GEORGE: THE GOLDEN MEATBALL” AS part of its theatre for young audiences (TYA) program  New this year ECTC offers evening performances of its educational programs  “Curious George” are Friday, Oct. 19, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. at ECTC’s performance space in Grand Boulevard  Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) ...read more
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Friday, September 28, 2018
The Track Family Fun Park in Destin will host the 8th Annual Fight the Fight, Find a Cure breast cancer fundraising event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday,Oct. 27. Guests are invited to enjoy a fun-filled day of Track activities while supporting the Women’s Health Services Fund at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast. All proceeds from the event will help provide screening mammograms for ...read more
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Alys Shoppe to Host New York City Based Jewelry Designer, Shana Gulati The Alys Shoppe and Proffitt PR are pleased to announce a specialty trunk show featuring New York City based jewelry designer, Shana Gulati, at The Alys Shoppe located in Alys Beach on Saturday, December 1. Guests are invited from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to shop the latest exclusive collection of Gulati’s pieces, featuring a wide ...read more
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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Last month, Century 21 Blue Marlin Pelican (C21BMP) celebrated 10 years of business by hosting the company’s chief executive officer, Nick Bailey, to speak on the most recent branding changes within Century 21 and how to defy mediocrity in the world of real estate.   Bailey was appointed president and CEO for Century 21 Real Estate LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Realogy Holdings Corp. in Aug. ...read more
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Monday, September 24, 2018
Get ready to don an apron, toss some flour, and make your own pasta with amici30a Italian Kitchen! You are invited to join Food for Thought for a very special evening of wonderful food, delicious wine and cocktails, live music, and great company. The Thoughtful Dinner Series is back! We are so pleased to announce that amici30a's Chef Lock will be showcasing his talents and serving a ...read more
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Thursday, September 20, 2018
Sacred Heart Hosts an Evening with the Spine Expert Dr. Kornelis Poelstra Oct. 4 Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast will host an “Evening with the Spine Expert” event presenting the newest technology in spine health and robotic-assisted spinal surgery on Thursday, Oct. 4, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Flemings restaurant in Miramar Beach. World renowned orthopedic and neurological spine ...read more
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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
BancorpSouth Bank and FHLB Dallas Award $28K to Benefit Low-Income Residents Banks Provided Funding to Habitat for Humanity of Walton County  Habitat for Humanity of Walton County (Habitat) received a $28,000 Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grant from BancorpSouth Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) to assist with construction costs of replacement housing for families ...read more
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Please join us and Raise a Glass in support of Opportunity Place, Inc. a temporary emergency shelter for women and families who are homeless.  There are a number of ways you can support the women and families we serve through this event.    . . . . .  join us on Sunday, October 21, 2018 (2-4pm). . . . .  invite friends and co-workers to the event. . . . .  donate an item for the silent auction. . ...read more
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Tuesday, September 18, 2018
723 Whiskey Bravo continues to raise funds with donations of stuffed animal Riley, the therapy dog…Benefits the Pierce Family Children’s Advocacy Center  723 Whiskey Bravo owners, Skip and Victoria Moore, along with their staff, announced that they have raised  $44,869 in the past three years to benefit the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center’s (ECCAC) Pierce Family Children’s Center in ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Sacred Heart Guild to Host Eighth Annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta on Oct. 6Save the date for this year’s eighth annual Emerald Coast Duck Regatta on Saturday, Oct. 6 from at the Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort benefiting Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast Volunteer Guild. The event features fun activities for the whole family beginning at 10 a.m., including ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Wurst Mondays Ever at The Bay The Bay Restaurant in South Walton Celebrates Oktoberfest in True German Fashion   The Bay restaurant in South Walton will offer traditional German fare, live German music and German beer every Monday from September 24 through October 22, 2018 from 5-9PM. The Bay encourages people to dress up in German garb and come by for an Oktoberfest party on the beach by the ...read more
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Monday, September 17, 2018
Tickets on Sale Now for Taylor Haugen Foundation’s 9th Annual Savor the Season Fundraising Event  Fine wine and foodie fanatics, rejoice! Tickets are on sale now for the Emerald Coast’s premiere culinary event, the 9th Annual Savor the Season. This must attend event will take place on Thursday, October 25, 2018, at the Emerald Grande at HarborWalk Village in Destin.  Since its inception in ...read more
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Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Gulf Place on 30A announces the lineup of the Fall Sunday Concert Series sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals. Each week will feature a different local or regional band, ranging in genres. Performances will be appropriate for attendees of all ages. Concerts are from 5-7 p.m. and are free and open to the public. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets to ...read more
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Tuesday, September 04, 2018
2018 Stake & Burger Dinner Benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of the Emerald Coast Sponsorship Opportunities and Ticket Pricing Presenting Sponsor: $10,000 ● Two reserved VIP table for ten at the event ● 20 tickets to attend the VIP Reception prior to the event ● Prominent logo placement on the official event flyer ● Logo on the event thank you banner that will be displayed at the Press ...read more
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Thursday, August 23, 2018
SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL – Steven F. Weiner, MD – Aesthetic Clinique introduces a groundbreaking new approach to sculpting and toning the abdomen and gluteal muscles with Emsculpt –the first and only non-invasive body shaping procedure that simultaneously addresses both Muscle and Fat. Bringing an entirely new technology to the category, Emsculpt utilizes HIFEM® energy to induce powerful muscle ...read more
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