Northwest Florida State College personnel have been working diligently to prepare for campus re-opening and are striving toward a safe, healthy campus environment so that we can continue offering high-quality education and fulfilling our mission of improving lives on the Emerald Coast. The safety and wellbeing of our students,...
By Rita Sherwood An Air Force brat who attended Max Bruner Junior High has finally come back to his roots, primarily to be closer to his mother, and then ultimately opening up his own business. Meet Israel, “Izzy” Bocanegra of Emerald Harbor Communications. A proud Navy Veteran from a military family,...
Covering 7 Countries, 15 Cities, 23 days, 37,290 miles (a lap and a half around the world) and of course, some mild jet lag, Rockwell Tharp is back and ready to deliver new fashion to The Emerald Coast! While their flagship store is showcased in the heart of Sandestin,...
By Pamela Sparks Recently, our area welcomed back three Okaloosa County Special Olympics athletes: Surfers Chase Sparks and Ian Cook and Swimmer Noah Garbo. Chase won the Surfing Silver Medal; Ian placed 5th in Surfing; and Noah became the swimming Gold Medalist in 100-yard Freestyle, 4X 50-yard Freestyle Relay and...
Fall Brings October Specials! Smallcakes: A Cupcakery YUM! As seen on the Food Network and Cupcake Wars, experience this cupcake heaven on earth with the best-tasting, “frostacious” frostings and a variety of special cupcake flavors to suit your taste all month long! The buzz is all about Maple Butter Pecan, Snickers,...
By Wendy Christian Whitney Rachel-learning-and-serving-the-children-of-KenyaWe are fortunate to live in a country that will generously, charitably provide for people who cannot provide...
Risa’s Interiors hosts “Angel Tree” to benefit Caring and Sharing A stroll through Risa’s Interiors in Miramar Beach this season will find you surrounded by all kinds of beautiful “Coastal Chic” Christmas Trees, decorated with unique ornaments of glittering gold and ornate sculptured figures; dolphins, sea animals and even a...
Thanksgiving treats, holiday gift ideas, styles and smiles are up for grabs from the Merchants at City Market. The Game Changer. Extend Yourself! Pure & Couture A stunning before and after—amazing what extensions + a great stylist can do! For all the fall vibes, a Brazilian blowout can take all your frizz...
Word on the street was—you or your BFF need a Social Distancing treat! What?!?! Frill Seekers Gifts If someone you know needs a little encouragement, a bit of sunshine and some positive vibes, look no further than the gift shop voted, “BEST IN DESTIN,” Frill Seekers Gifts in City Market Bayside—a...
Custom Locally Built Furniture at Rowland’s Beach Barn off 395 N Meredith and Brendan Rowland outside the Beach Barn Meredith and Brendan Rowland visited the Gulf Coast on vacation 15 years ago and, like so many others, fell in love with the beach...