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AppRiver activates free Digital Disaster Preparedness Service

August 26, 2016

Bad weather can create a perfect storm for business. With Invest 99—predicted to become Tropical Storm Hermine—threatening the Southeastern United States, AppRiver has once again activated its free Digital Disaster Preparedness Service (DDPS). First made available…

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Kristine Rushing on cost of turnover [podcast]

August 25, 2016

Beck Partners COO Kristine Rushing discussed on “Pensacola Speaks” the cost of turnover. “A lot of the studies from 2015 on what it costs to either recruit new talent or to replace a current position, get…

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DIB seeks new director

August 25, 2016

The Pensacola Downtown Improvement Board needs a new director. Ron Butlin, the organization’s current executive, announced his resignation Aug. 1 because of family health issues. His last day will be Sept. 30. “This was a difficult…

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Quint Studer: Building a Vibrant Community [podcast]

August 24, 2016

Quint Studer discussed last week on “Pensacola Speaks” how to build a vibrant community. He is pushing for the City of Pensacola, ECUA, Escambia County and Gulf Power to develop a strategy for improving infrastructure downtown.…

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Gulf Power defends rate hike request

August 16, 2016

Citing the need to continue to invest in the long-term reliability of Northwest Florida’s energy infrastructure, Gulf Power has notified the Florida Public Service Commission that it may seek approval later this year for a price…

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Gulf Power seeks rate increase

August 16, 2016

Gulf Power plans this fall to seek an increase in base rates for electricity, saying current rates “do not produce sufficient revenues for us to be able to continue adequately serving our customers and maintain the…

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Judge rules City of Pensacola must pay legal fees

August 15, 2016

This morning Circuit Court Judge Scott Duncan issued an order in the dispute between Seville Harbour and the City of Pensacola finding that Seville Harbour, who leases Pitts Slip from the City, is entitled to recover…

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Gas pump prices down 33 cents from same time last year

August 15, 2016

Average retail gasoline prices in Pensacola have fallen 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.13/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 249 gas outlets in Pensacola. This compares with the national average…