Unprecedented 2020…But Still We Give Thanks!

By Lori Leath Smith, Publisher I believe a spirit of thankfulness is an active choice. To be thankful rather than to complain takes a conscious...

Know the Warning Signs!

By Chris Balzer, ECES I was recently asked: How do you know if I need insulation or improvements to make my home more energy efficient....

Around Town Nov. 2020

ECCAC’s A Night Under the Stars Rescheduled to Nov. 11 A Night Under the Stars to celebrate 20 years of the Emerald Coast Children’s Advocacy...

The Season to be Grateful for… Live Entertainment!

By Zandra Wolfgram Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) continues its eighth annual season in November with three entertaining offerings. “We love the season of giving....

Beauty Corner

Skip the skin care aisle — Who’s ready to make a major change in their skin? Introducing the new Ultimate Skin Refiner! After only three...

Becoming More Knowledgeable with Investing

By Maurice Stouse, Financial Advisor and Branch Manager Have you ever thought about what is meant by the various terms you hear and see about...

Excess Liability For Entities: Filling In The Gap

By Victoria Ostrosky Andrea had just opened her blinds to the morning sun when her phone rang. “Good morning, Jake! What can I help you...

Destin Wins Tank of the Year!

By Lori Leath Smith Some positive news for an unprecedented year—Destin Water Users, Inc. (DWU) has won 2020’s Tank of the Year! Sponsored by Tnemec...

From the Mayor: Staying Connected to the Community We Love

In Late 2019, Destin City Council and Leadership brought forth a vision for 2020; with this vision came an ambitious strategic plan. This plan...

Medicare Open Enrollment is Here! Now What?

By Greg Durette It’s finally here again—Medicare Open Enrollment or, more precisely, the Annual Election Period (AEP). Every year, from October 15th to December 7th,...