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Red Snapper season extended

June 14, 2017

The National Marine Fisheries Service has extended the federal Red Snapper season for 2017. The season resumes this weekend, and will allow recreational red snapper fishing on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until Labor Day. The extended…

Business Escambia County

The Bluffs launches national marketing strategy

June 14, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo INWEEKLY Economic officials gathered Tuesday morning to announce: There are 1,758 shovel-ready acres at The Bluffs Northwest Florida Industrial Campus ready for manufacturing companies to develop. For four years, the Emerald Coast Utilities…

Business

The Bluffs receives $3.1 million in funding

June 13, 2017

Today, the FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance announced The Bluffs, Northwest Florida’s Industrial Campus has received $3.1 million in funding for site connectivity and infrastructure improvements as part of the 2017-2018 State of Florida budget signed by…

Business Politics

Marijuana investor info public

June 9, 2017

From The News Service of Florida: Information about investors and partners in medical-marijuana businesses is not a trade secret and should be disclosed under Florida’s public-records law, an appeals court ruled Friday. A three-judge panel of…

Business Escambia County

Bergosh discusses OLF-8 (podcast)

June 5, 2017

Escambia County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh says the county was ready to pull the plug on the proposed commercial park for Outlying Field 8 (OLF-8) until it received a letter from the U.S. Navy last week. To…

Business

Innisfree buys Days Inn Pensacola Beach

June 2, 2017

Press release: Today, Innisfree Hotels took ownership of the Days Inn on Pensacola Beach – a long-standing icon in the Florida destination. The acquisition is a joint venture between Innisfree and RREAF, a privately held commercial…

Business Entertainment

National Donut Day

June 2, 2017

Our top donut chains have free ones today: Krispy Kreme The deal: Participating locations nationwide will give you one free donut of your choice — any flavor on the menu — and there’s no requirement to…

Business

Ascend honors retired CEO Fred Poses

June 1, 2017

by Sammi Sontag INWEEKLY With umbrellas in hand, Ascend Performance Materials LLC in Cantonment celebrated its 8th birthday by dedicating its technology building to the company’s former CEO Frederic (Fred) Poses, June 1. A ribbon cutting…

Business

Studer: The value of soft skills

June 1, 2017

Quint Studer, founder of the Studer Community Institute, discusses the value of soft skill –such items as work ethic, team work, and professionalism.…