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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Michael A. Adkinson, Jr.Office of the Sheriff, Walton County     WCSO CANCELS SUMMER CAMPS, BACK TO SCHOOL BASH SCHEDULED WALTON COUNTY, Fla— Summer Camps held by Walton County Sheriff’s Office have been, unfortunately, canceled in lieu of the recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act passed into legislation on March 9th.  School Resource Deputies will be required to attend ...read more
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Tuesday, May 22, 2018
 Newman-Dailey Resort Properties Welcomes REALTOR® Lupe Batarao Newman-Dailey Resort Properties announces the addition of REALTOR® Lupe Batarao to the real estate sales team. Lupe has lived along Florida’s Emerald Coast for 20 years and is passionate about helping her clients achieve their real estate goals. “Whether they are buying or selling, I work tirelessly to promote my client’s best ...read more
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Monday, May 21, 2018
 The REP Theatre of Seaside, Florida announces its schedule of free performances during its Summer season which runs May 21st through August 13th. Catch one of the many shows scheduled in our lovely 30A communities including Seaside, FL, Alys Beach and Rosemary Beach.  This season the REP cracks open its big book of stories to share the tale of The Prince & The Pauper. The REP’s ...read more
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Friday, May 18, 2018
Sacred Heart Nurse Honored with 2018 Nursing Excellence AwardSacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast (SHHEC) recently honored one of its nurses with the 2018 Nurse Excellence Award in recognition of the exceptional care she provides to patients. Nina Jeffords, chief nursing officer for Sacred Heart Health System recognized Lara Cooper, RN, the hospital’s spine center coordinator with this ...read more
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Friday, May 18, 2018
Grayton Beer Company Announces New Cans and Rebrand   Grayton Beer Company announces the addition of two new cans to its lineup of keg and bottled beers. Over the next four weeks consumers in Grayton Beer Company’s six state footprint will begin to see cans of the flagship 30A Beach Blonde Ale and newly released 30A Rosé Gose in their favorite restaurants and retail stores.   The new cans are ...read more
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
RESORTQUEST BY WYNDHAM VACATION RENTALS EXPANDS“PIRATE SEASON ON THE EMERALD COAST”  The three-month long series of 10 individual events benefits local charity.   Sami Jones with ResortQuestAhoy mateys! Pirate Season on the Emerald Coast continues with six more swashbuckling chances to parade, gamble and “roll” like a pirate all across the region.  For the second annual year ResortQuest by ...read more
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
McCaskill & Company Releases 2018 Calendar of Events   ​ McCaskill & Company announces their 2018 schedule of events. Beginning in May, McCaskill & Company will host exclusive jewelry designers and special events in their Destin gallery to showcase their designs and educate the public about their work. Each event is free to the public and goes from 10 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.  The schedule of ...read more
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Bodies In Balance: Strength and Balance Class Offered by Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Services May 25Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast will host a class on the benefits of strength and balance training on Friday, May 25 at 11:00 a.m. at Somerby Assisted Living in Santa Rosa Beach. Presenting the class are Leslie Moskal, Doctor of Physical Therapy and Mary Kay Cattaneo, Director of ...read more
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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Dale E. Peterson Vacations Announces Company Name Change to Salt Water VacationsLeading Vacation Rental and Property Management Company to Launch New BrandDale E. Peterson Vacations, a company known for its best in class vacation rental and property management services, is changing its name to Salt Water Vacations to better focus on the natural beauty that makes the Northwest area of Florida ...read more
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Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Shades Bar and Grill to Host All Day Celebration on Memorial DayIn honor of those who have served and given the ultimate sacrifice for our country and our freedom, Shades Bar and Grill in Inlet Beach is having a Memorial Day Celebration on May 28. They welcome the public to bring the whole family out and spend the day. They will have bouncy houses, BBQ, and of course the regular menu and full ...read more
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Friday, May 11, 2018
Music, Movies, Magic and More at The Village of Baytowne Wharf This Summer  Miramar Beach, Fla.: Event organizers have announced upcoming plans for the summer season at The Village of Baytowne Wharf at Sandestin, including Memorial Day Weekend, 4th of July festivities, and free, evening events.   Kicking off the summer vacation season, The Village of Baytowne Wharf will host free, ...read more
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Friday, May 11, 2018
Shelter House hosts most successful Purses with a Purpose to date The eighth annual event raises over $20,000 to go directly towards supporting victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Okaloosa and Walton counties.  Shelter House’s signature event, Purses with a Purpose, returned to Grand Boulevard March 22-24, 2018. This year’s event was the most lucrative year since the event’s ...read more
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Tuesday, May 08, 2018
The Henderson is having a Hiring Event, Friday May 11th, 2p.m.-6p.m. Location: The Henderson Beach Resort 200 Henderson Resort Way- located in the Crystal Ballroom Destin, Florida 32451  https://www.hendersonbeachresort.com/careers   Image: https://www.dropbox.com/s/mgcdzl47237urxl/Exterior-Front%20View%20Sunset.jpg?dl=0  
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Monday, May 07, 2018
NOTICE OFPUBLIC WORKSHOP   Please be notified that the Walton County Tourist Development Council will hold a Special Event Vendor Workshop on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the South Walton Annex Board Room, located at 31 Coastal Centre Boulevard, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.    The purpose of this meeting is to provide the opportunity of an open forum for our Miscellaneous ...read more
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Monday, May 07, 2018
The Walton County Economic Development Alliance and West Florida Regional Planning Council is hosting a Regional Economic Models, Inc (REMI) demonstration for all Walton County TRIUMPH Applicants and interested parties.  The REMI model is a dynamic forecasting and policy analysis tool that can forecasts the future of a regional economy, and it predicts the effects on the same economy when the ...read more
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Monday, May 07, 2018
Sacred Heart Hosts Women’s Health Seminar: Meet the Gynecologist May 23Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast will host a Women’s Health seminar on Wednesday, May 23 at 5:00 p.m. in Sacred Heart Hospital’s Resource Center, Suite 3 Conference Room. Now is your chance to meet the doc and learn about important advances in women’s health topics such as urinary incontinence, pelvic prolapse, pelvic ...read more
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Saturday, May 05, 2018
Sweetbay Montessori Summer Program  5-9 yr olds   Sweetbay welcomes school-aged children (age 5 by September 1) to attend our summer program.Each week children will enjoy activities based on a different theme, including games, crafts, and lots of outdoor play. June 11 - June 15  The Natural World: Come discover the wonders of nature. Children will explore the natural environment and engage in ...read more
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Friday, May 04, 2018
Walton Area Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House to Walton County  The Walton Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the ribbon cutting of Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House on April 16, 2018.  Slick Lips Seafood & Oyster House and the Chamber joined together to celebrate the ribbon cutting and new location of their restaurant in The Village of Baytowne Wharf. ...read more
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Friday, May 04, 2018
 Emerald Coast Theatre Company stages second annualnorthwest florida theatre festival, may 16-20  24 Performances of 15 Original Theater Pieces Presented at 560 Grand Boulevard, Upstairs, in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin as Part of Art Week South Walton   Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) launches the second annual Northwest Florida Theatre Festival, May 16-28, 2018.  When ECTC producing ...read more
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Friday, May 04, 2018
GIRLS play house. WOMEN build them!Hey ladies, it's finally here...WOMEN BUILD WEEK 2018 kicks off TOMORROW! We're so excited for this year's Women Build Week and can't wait to build strength + stability with you for families in Walton County. Grab your girlfriends and join us at any of the following events throughout the ...read more
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Wednesday, May 02, 2018
The Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center in Miramar Beach would like to invite the community to an Open House on Wednesday, May 21 to view and experience the newly constructed SNOEZELEN® Multi-Sensory Environment (MSE) room which incorporates a specialized selection of state-of-the-art sensory equipment and materials. Parents, professionals and physicians are invited to drop in for an interactive ...read more
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Wednesday, May 02, 2018
Fort Walton Beach Medical Center receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award  American Heart Association Award recognizesFORT WALTON BEACH MEDICAL CENTER’s commitment to quality stroke care  Fort Walton Beach Medical Center has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement ...read more
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Tuesday, May 01, 2018
New Cardiovascular Outpatient Clinic Opens at 30AMIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. (April 30, 2018) – Sacred Heart Medical Group is pleased to announce the opening of a new healthcare office in Inlet Beach and a new name. The new practice, located at 12805 US Hwy 98 East, Suite G201, opens May 7 as Ascension Medical Group 30A.  The new office is the most recent addition to the growing group of medical clinics ...read more
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Tuesday, May 01, 2018
Capstone Collegiate Communities Announces Condominium Conversion of The Lofts at Seacrest Beach The Premier Property Group to Handle Sales & Marketing Launch   Capstone Collegiate Communities (C3) has tapped The Premier Property Group to represent its latest condominium conversion project, The Lofts at Seacrest Beach. Capstone acquired the 120-unit luxury apartment complex, located between ...read more
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Monday, April 30, 2018
       The REP Theatre of Seaside, Florida welcomes Callaghan on May 27, 2018, 7:30pm, for its Live@The REP concert series on The REP's mainstage located at 216 Quincy Circle, Seaside, Florida. Fresh off of her European tour, Callaghan stops in to The REP as part of her U.S. spring tour. Originally from the UK Callaghan moved to the USA in summer 2010 to record and tour with Grammy-Nominee Shawn ...read more
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Monday, April 30, 2018
Gulf Place on 30A Releases Free Summer Sunday Concert Series Lineup  Gulf Place on 30A announces the lineup of the Summer Sunday Concert Series sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals. Kicking off on June 3, 2018, 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 6-8 p.m. and are ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
Topsail Hill Preserve State Park's Beach Cleanup a Success On April 21, 2018 43 volunteers from Okaloosa and Walton Counties as well as from within the park’s campground gathered at the beach in Topsail Hill Preserve State Park for a Beach Cleanup.  Within two hours the volunteers removed 15 pounds of debris from the beach preventing it from reaching the Gulf of Mexico just in time for sea turtle ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
MIRAMAR BEACH, FL (4/26/2018). Sandestin Investments, LLC (SDI) has received a development order from the Walton County Board of County Commissioners to proceed with the building of a new 250-room full-service hotel and conference center. The Sandestin Hotel and Conference Center will be located adjacent to the Baytowne Conference Center at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. This four-star hotel is ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
Sandestin Investments to Build New HotelFull-service Hotel Will Feature 20,000 Square Feet of Meeting Space   Sandestin Investments, LLC (SDI) has received a development order from the Walton County Board of County Commissioners to proceed with the building of a new 250-room full-service hotel and conference center. The Sandestin Hotel and Conference Center will be located adjacent to the ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
Public Notice: TDC Public Workshop: Development of Seagrove Beach Regional Access   Please be notified that the Walton County Tourist Development Council will hold a Regional Beach Access (RBA) Workshop on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 5:00 PM at the South Walton Annex located at 31 Coastal Centre Boulevard, Santa Rosa Beach, Florida.   The purpose of this workshop is to discuss the upcoming ...read more
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
RESORTQUEST BY WYNDHAM VACATION RENTALS COMES TO THE ‘RESCUE’ WITH LAUNCH OF ITS PET FOSTER PROGRAM  Northwest Florida’s largest vacation rental company has partnered with PAWS to launch a pet fostering program managed by animal-loving employees  ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals has literally “gone to the dogs.”  The Fort Walton Beach-based company has been “itching” to launch a pet ...read more
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Grayton Beer Company Expands with Addition of Brewpub   Grayton Beer Company is pleased to announce the opening of the Grayton Beer Brewpub in Grayton Beach, Florida.  The fully operational brewery, restaurant and bar is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner. Conveniently located in Grayton Beach, the brewery’s namesake, the Brewpub occupies the space formerly known as Craft Bar ...read more
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Walton County Planning Launches CitizenServe Online Public Portal  In an effort to streamline the Planning and Development Services Department, and to provide the public with an easier path through the planning process, Walton County has launched their online planning portal.  The Walton County Online Planning Portal allows for the submittal of applications, the ability to follow and track ...read more
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Wednesday, April 25, 2018
The Walton County Board of County Commissioners proposes to adopt the following by ordinance: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING WALTON CODE OF ORDINANCES CHAPTER 22, THE “WALTON COUNTY WATERWAYS AND BEACH ACTIVITIES ORDINANCE”; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO SECTIONS 22-02, DEFINITIONS; PROVIDING FOR AMENDMENTS TO 22-54, REGULATION OF USE AND CONDUCT ON THE BEACH AND WATER BODIES, REGULATING SWIMMING, AND ...read more
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Monday, April 09, 2018
   Fun Comes "Naturally" at the E.O.Wilson Biophilia Center! Check out these 2 Awesome Summer Camp programs to keep campers learning and exploring this Summer.Information Below:2018 Wednesday Summer Day Camps​Art and Nature Adventures9:00 AM -2:00 PM​Wednesdays this SummerAges 5-12$45 Each Session---------Register at www.eowilsoncenter.orgCamp Description: Get Ready to Paint, Move, Play, and ...read more
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Wednesday, April 04, 2018
American Eagle Outfitters to Expand in Destin CommonsWith Addition of Aerie Female Lingerie Brands  Not only is American Eagle Outfitters changing their location within Destin Commons to expand in size by 25%, it will be 7,778 square feet when completed.  Within the American Eagle store, they will also be adding their Aerie line of lingerie, swimwear and more committed to making all girls feel ...read more
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Tuesday, April 03, 2018
Emerald Coast Theatre Company presentssummer on stage 2018   Calling junior thespians from pre-school to high school to join us on stage and backstage to act, sing, dance, joke and spar —all summer long in 10 fun theater camps  Calling all drama queens (and kings) to the stage. It’s finally the proper time to “act out!” Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC), a not-for-profit professional theater ...read more
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Thursday, March 22, 2018
Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa Announces New Spring Menu at Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood  WHO:                   Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa – Northwest Florida’s largest full-service beachfront resort and home to Seagar’s Prime Steaks & Seafood, Northwest Florida’s longest standing AAA Four-Diamond Restaurant  WHAT:                  Northwest Florida’s premier ...read more
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Thursday, March 22, 2018
TOPSAIL HILL PRESERVE STATE PARK Presents Tai Chi tuesday  SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL – Join Topsail Hill Preserve State Park on the third Tuesday of each month for Tai Chi Tuesday.  Seated Tai Chi is 8:30a.m. – 9:15a.m. and Standing Tai Chi is 9:30a.m. – 10:15a.m.  Tai Chi is a group, recreational exercise program that helps you relax and de-stress while focusing on grace, balance and breathing ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Get fit every full moon atThe Henderson! On March 31, make plans to attend Full Moon Yoga on the Beach from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The cost to attend is a  $20 donation to theEmerald Coast Fitness Foundation!   
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