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FPU To Co-Sponsor This Year’s Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment

Okeechobee, FL (February 11, 2014)—FPU is pleased to announce that it will join Florida State Park Service, Williamson Cattle Company and the various other organizations set to co-sponsor the 2014 Battle Of Okeechobee Reenactment. Marking the Second Seminole War Battle … Continue reading

FPU Takes Part In “Easter Seals Get Down To Business Lunch”

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January 27, 2014—On Tuesday, January 21st, representatives of FPU were among the more than 400 members of the business community that came together to benefit children with disabilities and special needs. The networking and charity event took place at Igoe-Amar … Continue reading

FPU Proudly Sponsors Entertainment At This Year’s Heritage Festival

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Fort Meade, FL (January 20, 2014)—FPU has signed on to be the Entertainment Sponsor at the upcoming Battle of Bowlegs Creek Heritage Festival. Celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Battle, 2014’s three-day event will take place Friday, January 31 through … Continue reading

FPU Plays Chauffeur-For-A-Day To Builders

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FPU recently celebrated this year’s ‘New Southern Home’ by providing a July 11th champagne bus tour to the destination.   Currently in the hands of builder Nathan Cross of NWC Construction, the 32,000-square foot, less than $700,00 home was the … Continue reading

FPU Helps Make July 4th Fireworks Possible

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July 23, 2013—After an unpopular ten-year hiatus, FPU’s co-sponsorship helped bring July 4th fireworks back to Okeechobee County. Hosted by the Fraternal Order of Police, the celebration took place at the Okee-Tantie Park on State Road 78. As the keynote … Continue reading

FPU ‘Rocks’ March Of Dimes Event

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June 14, 2013—FPU was among the many local companies that supported the 2013 March of Dimes event, which took place April 7 at City Place in West Palm Beach. Beyond showing strength in numbers via a large turnout of walkers, … Continue reading

Leadership Nassau Graduates FPU Employee

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June 12, 2013—Linda Winston of Florida Public Utilities is one of the thirteen class members who graduated from Leadership Nassau— a community leadership development program held by the Amelia Island-Fernandina Beach-Yulee Chamber of Commerce. The commencement ceremony took place May … Continue reading

FPU Employee Helps Save Man’s Life With CPR

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March 21, 2013—Tom Moen, an FPU employee, helped saved the life of a fellow diner by utilizing the ongoing CPR training he acquired through the Company. A Safety Compliance and Training Coordinator for FPU’s Northeast Florida Division, Moen was dining … Continue reading

FPU Helps Buy Books For Riverside Elementary

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March 8, 2013—One Riverside Elementary student named Florida Public Utilities a ‘hero’ after the Company contributed numerous dollars to the school’s ‘Pennies For Pages’ event. The month-long ‘book-a-thon’ began on March 4th, when each class received a money jar. Students … Continue reading

FPU Launches ‘Energy Expert’ Web Portal

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February 27, 2013—FPU is pleased to announce the launch their new ‘Energy Expert’ web portal, which made its official debut earlier this month. Among the portal’s most interactive features is the ability to submit specific energy-related questions to Scott Rank, … Continue reading