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Candidates share their visions

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

The candidates for the U. S, House of Representatives seat in Washington DC representing the 1st Congressional District of Florida (which includes Santa Rosa County) now held by incumbent Matt Gaetz include Republicans Matt Gaetz, Mark Lombardo and Greg Merk. Democrat challengers – until last Friday – included Rebekah Jones and Peggy Shiller. Last Friday, a Circuit Judge disqualified Jones […]

How do you measure up?

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

Have you ever wondered how big a sea turtle can grow? Now there is a display inside the Gulf Breeze Community Center that shows the full full grown size of various sea turtles we may encounter in local waters. This display is a collaboration between the Navarre Beach Sea Turtle Conservation Center who provided information on sea turtle nesting, Pensacola […]

Out with the old

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

The dilapidated Eckerd Drug building, which most recently was the site of Subway sandwiches, was demolished last week to make room for two new fast casual eateries, Chipotle and First Watch. The demolition was performed by Maverick Demolition of NW Florida Inc. To read a complete story, pick up an edition or subscribe online to the Gulf Breeze News.

Recycling on hold

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

Recycling services in Santa Rosa County continue to be temporarily suspended. The Emerald Coast Utility Authority (ECUA) Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) is temporarily closed due to equipment malfunctions and supply chain issues related to repair parts. As a result, the MRF will not be able to receive recycling materials until further notice. Due to the temporary closure of the MRF, […]

Qualifying period opens for City of Gulf Breeze mayor and council seats

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

The City of Gulf Breeze will have the following seats up for election in 2022: • Mayor – currently held by Cherry Fitch (two-year term); • Seat C – currently held by Todd Torgersen (four-year term); and • Seat D – currently held by Randy Hebert (four-year term). Qualifying to become a candidate for Mayor or City Council began on […]

151 pets were adopted from Santa Rosa Animal Shelter in July

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

Santa Rosa County Animal Services (SRCAS) announces 151 adoptions during its participation in BISSELL Pet Foundation’s record-setting Summer National “Empty the Shelters” event. From July 11- 31, a total of 28,121 homeless pets were impacted through adoption and transport at 282 shelters in 42 states. “Empty the Shelters” is the nation’s largest funded adoption event, impacting the lives of more […]

Calendar of Meetings

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

Thursday, August 11 Capital Trust Authority Board of Directors 8:00 a.m., 315 Fairpoint Dr., Gulf Breeze SRC Value Adjustment Board 8:15 a.m., 6495 Caroline St., Milton SRC Commission Regular Meeting 9:00 a.m., 6495 Caroline St., Milton SRC Zoning Board Meeting 6:00 p.m., 6495 Caroline St., Milton Monday, August 15 Gulf Breeze City Council Budget Workshop 3:00 p.m., Gulf Breeze City […]

FLASHBACKS

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

1 Year ago this week – 2021 Gulf Breeze Middle School student and world-class athlete Gil Hackel accomplished something last month that only two American Opti Class sailors have done in 50 years — ­bringing home a silver medal from the International Optimist Dinghy Association (IODA) World Championships. 5 Years ago this week – 2017 Work is underway to trim […]

Cooling off at the Splash Pad

By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

It’s August and the last week of summer break, so naturally, kids headed to the Gulf Breeze Splash Pad to cool off and have a blast. Santa Rosa School District started classes on Wednesday, Aug. 10. To read a complete story, pick up an edition or subscribe online to the Gulf Breeze News.

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By Gulf Breeze News | August 11, 2022

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