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LaptopCreative
Business

Cybersecurity job fair tomorrow

July 19, 2016

CSRA Inc. (NYSE:CSRA), a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services to government organizations will host a job fair to fill approximately 80 positions to support local U.S. Navy and DHS programs. DATE: Wednesday,…

Gas2101
Business

Gas prices drop for another week

July 18, 2016

Average retail gasoline prices in Pensacola have fallen 3.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.18/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 249 gas outlets in Pensacola. This compares with the national average…

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Business

NAS Whiting Commissary honored

July 18, 2016

Naval Air Station Whiting Field’s Commissary recently earned recognition as the top small commissary in the United States from the Defense Commissary Agency. The Richard M. Paget Award honors the best small commissary in the armed…

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Business

Florida’s Great Northwest awarded grant

July 15, 2016

Florida’s Great Northwest, the 12-county, regional economic development organization of Northwest Florida, is pleased to announce it has been awarded a U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Adjustment Assistance grant, in partnership with and under administration of…

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Business

Florida infrastructure gets C grade

July 15, 2016

Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers’ Report Card for America’s Infrastructure depicts the condition and performance of American infrastructure in the familiar form of a school report card—assigning letter grades based on the…

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Business

ITEN Wired: 2016 Geeks on the Beach

July 14, 2016

The ITEN Wired Summit comes back to the Hilton Pensacola Beach Gulf Front on October 12–14 as a bigger, better, three-day conference. Co-hosted by IT Gulf Coast and FloridaWest Economic Development Alliance, ITEN Wired draws together…

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Business

Okaloosa developer finances medical pot nursery

July 14, 2016

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Panhandle developer Jay Odom is bankrolling a Northeast Florida operation licensed by health officials to grow, process and distribute non-euphoric marijuana products, a lawyer for Chestnut Hill Tree…

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Business Pensacola

Century Town Council approves food trucks

July 14, 2016

NorthEscambia.com reports that tThe Town of Century has voted to allow food trucks and other portable food vendors to purchase a business license. When Sonny’s BBQ pays $26.25 for a license, it will be able to…

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Business

Study Reveals The Characteristics of Good Leaders

July 12, 2016

Researchers at PsychTests analyzed the personality profile of 7,379 leaders who took their Leadership Style Test. When comparing excellent to poor leaders, 20 distinct differences stood out: · 84% of the excellent leaders have a clear…

Gas2101
Business

Gas prices drop for another week

July 11, 2016

Average retail gasoline prices in Pensacola have fallen 2.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.21/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 249 gas outlets in Pensacola. This compares with the national average…

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Business

2015 Tough Mudder Race had $1.5M impact

July 11, 2016

Santa Rosa County and the surrounding northwest Florida area saw a generous economic impact from this spring’s Tough Mudder event. Nearly 6,000 participants turned out for the hardcore obstacle endurance course held at the Ates Ranch…

College5051
Business Education

How to get a job in Pensacola [podcast]

July 9, 2016

Pensacola has the third best job market in the state of Florida. Dr. Katie Hudon, Assistant Director of Career Services and an instructor at UWF, discusses on “Pensacola Speaks” how the school connects students with job…