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Gulf Power bills could drop $3.71 per mo.

September 3, 2015

By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Millions of Floridians could find it a little cheaper to run the air conditioning in 2016. The state’s four major investor-owned utilities — stretching from Miami to Pensacola…

Business

Questions about journalists’ name changes

September 1, 2015

Last week’s shooting has prompted a discussion in the media over news reporters adopting on-air names different from their own. The shooter in Roanoke, Va. once worked at the WDBJ-TV as a reporter under the name,…

Business Education

UWF OEDE offers $5 million incentives for job creation

September 1, 2015

Press release: The University of West Florida Office of Economic Development and Engagement is accepting applications for $5 million in job creation incentives. The funds, offered through the Industry Recruitment, Retention and Expansion Fund, were allocated…

Business

New battle over crematory inside city limits

August 31, 2015

On July 15, the city of Pensacola posted a notice of code violation on the building at 4020 N. Davis Highway. Family Funeral and Cremation were told to Cease and Desist all crematory functions at the…

Business

DIB meeting schedule for September

August 30, 2015

Please mark your calendars for the following dates and times during the above noted month when meetings are scheduled to be held. Downtown Improvement Board Regular Meetings are held on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of…

Business

Good new from around Florida, Aug 30

August 30, 2015

Johnson & Johnson, the giant pharmaceutical company, has picked Tampa for its multi-functional regional shared services center. Tampa Bay Times reports that, as part of the deal, the company will create 500 jobs averaging at least…

Business

Florida Public Relations Association board installed

August 28, 2015

The Pensacola Chapter of the Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) has installed its 2015-2016 board of directors. The new officers include: president, Carmela Cook, Baptist Health Care; president-elect/VP membership, Nicole Stacey, Pensacola Beach Chamber of Commerce;…