December 9, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

2010 Gulf Breeze HOLIDAY PARADE

Members of the U.S. Marines lead the way down Shoreline Drive as the Holiday Parade reaches City Hall. More...

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Island News

Beach living is a vacation every day

We think about it. We talk about it. But some of us are actually doing it! More...

Concert paid off for beach

DeLuna Fest gave Pensacola Beach businesses a much needed economic shot in the arm, revenue figures reported. Compared to the entire month of October 2009, the three day concert weekend, held Oct. More...

Volunteers needed at Ft. Pickens

If you have some time on your hands, the Park Service wants to talk to you. Superintendent Daniel R. Brown said the Gulf Islands National Seashore is looking for volunteers to assist with operating the Fort Pickens Visitor Centers. More...

News

Wreck on Bay Bridge injures 2, snarls traffic

Monday incident leaves Navarre man in critical condition

Three Gulf Breeze residents were among motorists involved in a Monday night multi-vehicle crash on the Pensacola Bay Bridge that left a Navarre man hospitalized in critical condition. More...

Mayor, City Council members take oath

City Clerk Marita Rhodes (right) administers the oath of office to Councilmen Dana Morris, J.B. More...

Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Report

Information provided by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office.

Felonies 11/30/2010 Broussard-Zito, Candie Renee, W/F, 26, 1600 block of Green Briar Parkway, Gulf Breeze, fugitive from justice. More...

Faith

St. Ann Catholic, Our Lady of Assumption set Advent schedules

St. Ann Catholic announces its Advent schedule for the remainder of December. Mass will be celebrated Monday through Friday at 6:30 and 8:30 a.m. through Dec. 23. On Wednesday, Dec. More...

Obituaries

JAMES CHERRY

1950-2010

James Ashley “Jim” Cherry, 60, of Panama City, passed away Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010. Cherry was born Oct. 1, 1950, in Washington, N.C., to Agnes and Ashley Roberson Cherry. More...

MARY REINSCHMIDT

1923-2010

Mary “Alice” Steele Berry Reinschmidt, 87, of Gulf Breeze, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010. More...

RALPH SMITH

1932-2010

Ralph W. Smith, 78, a 44-year resident of Gulf Breeze, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010. More...

Opinion

Cartoon

Full Story

New Bay Bridge in 2020 at very earliest

Though rumors are rampant that we will have a new Three Mile Bridge by 2017, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) timeline is very clear. More...

On the Spot:

Have you had a flu vaccination this year?

“No. I wouldn’t take anything from the government. I don’t trust them.” Wendy Bishop Gulf Breeze More...

GBHS earns another coveted A rating

There’s plenty of praise to go around for latest success

Gulf Breeze High School earned a coveted A rating under a new, expanded grading system based on the Florida Comprehensive Achievement Test (FCAT) and other criteria, Gov. Charlie Crist announced Tuesday. More...

DeMaria’s ‘Ocean’ nominated for Grammy

Gulf Breeze resident and Pensacola recording artist Dr. Michael Brant DeMaria has received his second Grammy Award nomination. DeMaria’s album ‘Ocean’ was nominated for Best New Age Album of the Year. More...

 

Community

‘Tree of Lights’ ceremony tonight

The popular “Tree of Lights” ceremony will be today (Thursday, Dec 9) at 5:30 p.m. at Gulf Breeze Hospital More...

Volunteer bell-ringers needed for holidays

“Wherever hope is the only thing left, wherever a life can be turned right side up, wherever good can overcome, that is where your contributions to the Salvation Army go.” More...

Countdown to 50: Gulf Breeze historical tidbits

During incorporation, we were humming ‘Pony Time’

Gulf Breeze officially became an incorporated city on Aug. 10, 1961. Here are some other notable national events from the year of Gulf Breeze’s birth: More...

Entertainment

Skies bright from lighted boat parades, Zoo Lights

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The area skies and shorelines will be lit up with Christmas cheer, as a result of lighted boat parades and Zoo Lights. More...

Sports

Blue Mites win league title

Dolphins finish 11-0, beat Pensacola Tigers 8-6 for park’s first-ever championship

When asked if the thought that his Gulf Breeze Blue Mites had won the park’s first ever youth football championship had hit him yet, coach Alex Herrick said maybe when your article comes out.’ Well, Alex, you can start believing it n More...

Sports Schedule

Thursday, Dec. 9 Basketball vs. West Florida (JV boys 5 p.m., Var. girls 6:30, Var. 8) Ninth grade boys basketball at Pine Forest, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. More...

FCA award winners

The following GBHS seniors won awards at the recent Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ awards banquet. Front row (from left): Laurin Halstead, Gina Bertelli, Christian Latta and Emily Stuckey. More...

Seniors

I may be visiting St. Petersburg, but my heart is always in Gulf Breeze

I am enjoying the holiday season in St. Petersburg at the recently purchased residence of my oldest son and his wife. The visit is by invitation, of course; no “in-laws-pay-a-surprise visit” drama here. More...

Home & Garden

Is your brain at fault?

Attorney Stephen G. Cobb determines if an unhealthy brain is causing criminal acts

Local attorney Stephen G. Cobb is the first lawyer in the nation to routinely use SPECT Brain Imaging to diagnose, treat and prevent crime from reoccurring. You or someone you love is in trouble. More...

Barr chosen to oversee BP claims cases

Attorney is one of only four chosen nationwide to oversee oil spill-related lawsuits

Brian Barr, a shareholder with the Pensacola law firm of Levin,Papantonio, Thomas, Mitchell, Rafferty & Proctor, P.A., has been named one of only four attorneys in the country chosen by a federal judge to oversee claims against BP, Halliburton and T More...

Five projects to take your home from cookie cutter to custom

(ARA) – A new home: It's your chance to personalize your living space with details that suit your taste and personality. Or, so you think. More...

Legals

Legals

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR TAX DEED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ALUMNI PARTNERS II LLC holder of the following Tax Sale Certificate has filed said Tax Certificate for the Tax Deed to be issued thereon. More...