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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Navarre Beach dives into lifeguard season

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Navarre Beach lifeguard season has officially begun with guarded hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., seven days a week. During the peak season of Memorial Day through the Labor Day, guarded hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.In 2018, lifeguards...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Adopt a Pet

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Need a pet? Your fur-ever friend is waiting for you at Santa Rosa Animal Services! Adopt, don't shop!  Lost your pet? Check the shelter first. Photos posted or visit us in person.  We also accept donations. Frequently needs items include...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

The Great American Read

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Join the Santa Rosa County Library System and WSRE in The Great American Read.

Visit the official website for more info.

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Coming in November

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“Book a Trip” with Family Story Hour! Join us as we journey to all seven continents.

Check our online calendar for program days and times, as well as more information on this exciting new program!

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

Libraries Rock!

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Turn your Summer Reading Calendar in by July 31 to get your prizes!

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

After Anna

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Magnolia Table

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Magnolia Table

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Joanna Gaines

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Circe

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Madeline Miller

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After Anna

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Santa Rosa Improvement Vitalization Enterprise grant cycle now open

The Santa Rosa Improvement Vitalization Enterprise  (StRIVE) grant cycle is now open. The grant is intended to provide commercial property owners and business owners grants for façade and signage improvements to upgrade the appearance ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

19th Annual Seagrass Awareness Celebration

Seagrass Awareness Celebration Saturday, March 30

Learn about seagrasses, the marine creatures that live there and how to protect them at the 19th annual Seagrass Awareness Celebration. This free event will be held Sat., Mar. 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Shoreline Park South in Gulf Breeze.

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

Navarre Beach dives into lifeguard season

2019 beach lifeguard graduation

Navarre Beach lifeguard season has officially begun with guarded hours of 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., seven days a week. During the peak season of Memorial Day through the Labor Day, guarded hours will be 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.In 2018, lifeguards...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

Grant funds for reduced spay and neuter services offered to low-income Santa Rosa County residents

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Grant funds for reduced spay and neuter services offered to low-income Santa Rosa County residents

Santa Rosa County has partnered with the Humane Society of Pensacola to offer grant funds for reduced spay and neuter services to county residents through th...

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Posted on: March 5, 2019

March Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library

March Events at Your Santa Rosa County Library

Tax Aide

Volunteers from AARP Tax-Aide will be assisting with taxes at three Santa Rosa County libraries. The AARP Tax-Aide program is the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance ser...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Elizabeth Brumfield awarded Santa Rosa County employee of the quarter

Elizabeth Brumfield Employee of the Quarter

Elizabeth Brumfield was recently awarded Santa Rosa County's employee of the quarter. Brumfield has served in the GIS industry for more than 20 years and was recently promoted to GIS analyst III. She received her bachelors of science in geography from Old...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Santa Rosa County approves StRIVE grant for commercial signage and facade improvements

The Board of County Commissioners recently authorized the Santa Rosa Improvement Vitalization Enterprise (StRIVE) Grant. The grant is intended to provide commercial property owners and business owners grants for façade and signage improvements to upgrade ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Floridatown Park reopens with ribbon-cutting ceremony and historical presentation - Mon. Feb. 18

Floridatown Park, Santa Rosa County's most recent recreation area to receive renovations, will reopen to the public at a ribbon cutting ceremony on Mon., Feb. 18 at 2 p.m. A special historical presentation will be given by Adrianne Walker, site manager of...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Temporary road closures for Grand Canal Street and Vestavia Way during flood mitigation project

Residents of Grand Canal Street and Vestavia Way south of US 98 in Gulf Breeze will experience temporary road delays and intermittent driveway closures as contractors begin the first phase of a Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) flood mitigation proje...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Career Online High School Program offered through Santa Rosa County Library System

Career Online High School Program offered through Santa Rosa County Library System

The Santa Rosa County Library System participates in the Career Online High School (COHS) program. This program provides adults 19 and older an opportunity to earn ...

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Posted on: January 8, 2019

Santa Rosa County Commissioners select Ajax Building Corporation for courthouse design-build project

The Santa Rosa County Commission met today (Tues., Jan. 8) to select a design-build entity for a judicial center complex to be constructed on a 19-acre parcel located on Avalon Boulevard in Milton. The three competitors included Ajax Building Corporation,...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Grants for bear-resistant dumpster retro kits available in south Santa Rosa County

Grants for bear-resistant dumpster retro kits available in south Santa Rosa County

Grant funds are available to businesses that generate organic waste, including restaurants, camping/RV sites, day cares, assistant living facilities, and apartment buildings...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Economic Development Director Shannon Ogletree selected as one of the top leaders in the industry

Shannon Ogletree

Santa Rosa County Economic Development Director Shannon Ogletree has been recognized as one of North America’s top 50 economic developers for 2018 by Consultant Connect, a consulting agency designed to bridge the gap between economic de...

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