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    An Extraordinary Story: The “Sweet” Journey Of Aaron Hale

    By Beth Hendricks | June 1, 2022

    At first blush, life looks pretty “sweet” for Aaron Hale: A decorated military career, a stunning wife, three perfect children and a thriving chocolate business not far from the sugar-white sands of the Gulf of Mexico. But, listen to his story of tragedy to triumph and you’ll be awed — and probably humbled — by... Read More

    Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Largest Tax Relief Package In Florida’s History

    By Beth Hendricks | May 11, 2022

    OCALA, Fla. (May 6, 2022) — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis signed House Bill 7071 which provides more than $1.2 billion of tax relief for Floridians. The bill provides for 10 sales tax holidays for a variety of items commonly purchased by Florida families including fuel, diapers, disaster supplies and tools. A one-pager on the bill can... Read More

    Featured Property for May at 12 White Cliffs Crest

    By Will Maberry | May 2, 2022

    Take a Video Tour of a Beachfront Estate With Forever Gulf Views 12 White Cliffs Crest is a 6,453-sq.-ft. home in The Village of White Cliffs with 5 bedrooms, 6 full and 2 half baths. Life doesn’t get much better than living on the Gulf of Mexico, and beach homes don’t get much better than... Read More

    Branching Out: Going Green With Loft & Leaf

    By Beth Hendricks | May 2, 2022

    For some, going green is a lifestyle choice. For others, it’s about making a positive impact on our environment. For Kendra LaRoche, going “green” might just have saved her life. Now a 25-year-old with a burgeoning business that’s equal parts art and plants, she has turned her passion into purpose. LaRoche owns Loft & Leaf,... Read More

    Passing The Baton In Seagrove

    By Beth Hendricks | May 2, 2022

    The 4×100 relay, an Olympic event since early in the 20th century, is a staple in the track and field world. At its most basic, it’s not just about how well each runner performs their portion of the race; it’s also about how successfully one participant passes the baton to another. In an industry as... Read More

    Annual Wine Auction Raises More Than $3.8 Million For Children In Need

    By Beth Hendricks | April 27, 2022

    The Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation is pleased to announce that the 17th annual Destin Charity Wine Auction presented by the Jumonville Family raised more than $3.8 million for children in need in northwest Florida. The record-breaking results are a staggering $1.8 million increase over the previous year. Hosted on April 22 and 23, the 17th annual auction... Read More

    Art Attack: Digital Graffiti On An Extraordinary Canvas

    By Adam Pfaff | April 12, 2022

    Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “The love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.” For those who have found themselves lost in the simplistic complexities of Alys Beach, one could say the community as a whole is a mass-scale art exhibit. However, one weekend per year, the community takes it a step... Read More

    Business Beacon: Inside Closets By Caroline

    By Beth Hendricks | April 4, 2022

    Editor’s note: This month’s Business Beacon is a spotlight on Closets By Caroline, a unique spin on closet organization and personal shopping. Owner Caroline Ambrose talks to us about how she transforms chaotic closets into coordinated ones. Do you have an interesting topic you think we should cover? Leave a comment below! 1. How did... Read More

    Featured Property for April at 43 Bennett Street

    By Will Maberry | April 1, 2022

    Take a Video Tour of a Masterful Contemporary Home 43 Bennett Street is a 4,160-sq.-ft. home in Churchill Oaks with 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 1 half baths. Thoughtfully curated interiors pay homage to nature in this home in the sought-after waterfront neighborhood of Churchill Oaks. Boasting 12-ft. ceilings throughout, this contemporary residence also includes... Read More

    Properties in Motion – March 2022

    By Will Maberry | March 31, 2022

    Take a tour of seven new listings and experience the varied coastal lifestyles of northwest Florida. Our properties in motion for the month of March reach from the resort setting of Sandestin to the tranquil coastal dune lakes of 30A. 1. 2042 Crystal Lake Drive Set in lush surroundings, this single-story Florida cottage has a... Read More

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