News for Community

Monday, February 12, 2018
On Saturday, February 10th, Commissioner Jones, along with residents of the Liberty Community, hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony to commemorate renovations that were recently completed at the Liberty Community Center.    The renovations to the center cost approximately $19,000 and funds came from a combination of sources including recreation plat fees from Commissioners Chapman, Nipper, ...read more
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Monday, February 12, 2018
MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 12, 2018) – Sacred Heart Medical Group welcomes Eric D. Parod, PharmD to the primary care team as a clinical pharmacist specialist. Dr. Parod will be located in the newly established Medication Management Clinic within the Sacred Heart Hospital medical office building at 7720 US Hwy 98 West, Suite 140.   Dr. Eric Parod is an Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist ...read more
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Thursday, February 08, 2018
The 2nd Annual Northwest Theatre Festival will be staged May 16-20at 560 Grand Boulevard, Upstairs, in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin  Miramar Beach, Florida (February 7, 2018) — Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) announces an open call for entries to its second annual hosting of Northwest Florida Theatre Festival, May 16-20, 2018.  The call for entries is open to anyone interested in staging ...read more
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Tuesday, February 06, 2018
Destin, FL (February 1, 2017)…Destin Commons recently announced they will be partnering with 19 area charities for their upcoming 8th Annual Smoke on the Coast BBQ & Fireworks event on July 3. These charities will be teaming up with various restaurants and BBQ aficionados to fire up their grills, with each team preparing their own custom BBQ inspired specialty. Then attendees sample mouth-watering ...read more
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
MIRAMAR BEACH, FLA. (Jan. 26, 2018) – Hospital associates and leaders gathered today to celebrate Sacred Heart Hospital’s 15th anniversary. The celebration, which included birthday cake, followed two days of recommitment ceremonies where associates renewed their commitment to the mission of Sacred Heart, to serve our community with special attention to the poor and vulnerable, with reverence, ...read more
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
In 2017, Stubbs Orthodontics’ bi-monthly raffles raised a total amount of $5,576 for six local charities! Benefitting charities included Alaqua Animal Refuge, Emerald Coast Children's Advocacy Center, Emerald Coast Theatre Company, Fisher House of the Emerald Coast, Children's Volunteer Health Network, Inc., and Food For Thought Outreach Inc.    Dr. Casi Stubbs commented, “We wanted to find a ...read more
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018
  In a continued effort to give back and support the local community over the last 14 years, the Destin Commons management staff dedicates countless hours of time, resources and donations to local area nonprofit and school organizations.  2017 was a banner year and here is why:  Through the center’s Coins for a Cause parking meter program over $108,000 was donated to local nonprofit and school ...read more
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
          Niceville & DeFuniak Springs, FL (January 22, 2018)…Mark your calendars now for the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy Center’s (ECCAC) annual Kieran May Memorial Golf and Gala Weekend, March 9 and 11.             The weekend kicks off with the Gala at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 9, at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa. Guests will enjoy a black tie optional evening including ...read more
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
Miramar Beach, FL (Jan. 22, 2018) — The Sinfonia Youth Orchestra program is the premier training orchestra in Northwest Florida and consists of more than 50 students who participate in a variety of ensembles that perform throughout the school year in one of two ensembles: The Sinfonietta Strings or the Sinfonia Youth Orchestra.  Though the semester has started it is not too late to join. ...read more
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
SEASIDE, Fla. (www.seasidefl.com), Jan. 24, 2018 – Local South Walton and 30A favorite Chef Jim Shirley is in New York City this week preparing a “Taste of Seaside” for the prestigious James Beard Dinner. Representing the Merchants of Seaside while highlighting Northwest Florida’s culinary strengths, he and his team will cook for ticketed guests and media at the prestigious James Beard House on ...read more
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018
For Immediate Release: January 16, 2018   The Honeycomb Kitchen & Catering Brings Something New To The Table And The Community! Santa Rosa Beach, Florida- Erin Bakker and Ali Weil, Owners of The Hive Creative Consulting, are excited to announce a new business venture that will bring great value and opportunity to the South Walton culinary community! The Honeycomb Kitchen & Catering is a new ...read more
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Monday, January 08, 2018
January 8, 2017 Santa Rosa Beach, FL For Immediate Release:   Gulf Coast Go Plans to Ease Parking and Traffic Issues in Walton and Okaloosa Counties   In an effort to solve the traffic and parking issues on the Emerald Coast, Walton County locals Steve Burnett and Curtis Spagnola are launching Gulf Coast Go – a fleet of double decker buses and smaller trolleys that will travel along ...read more
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