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DIB seeks input on Feb. 26

February 17, 2015

The Downtown Improvement Board and the City of Pensacola are hosting an open meeting to hear the public’s input on the creation and execution of special events Downtown. Join us on the 2nd floor of City…

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Florida TaxWatch supports cutting tax on cell phones and cable

February 17, 2015

In its latest Economic Commentary, the Tallahassee-based think tank Florida TaxWatch argues that cutting the Communications Services Tax will ease the tax burden for Florida families and businesses would also attract business investment, create Florida jobs…

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More job openings at West

February 17, 2015

West is hosting a two-day career fair to hire for 275 Customer Care and Sales positions. The onsite career fair will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 17 and Wednesday, Feb. 18 between 8 a.m. and 5.p.m.…

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Florida sees record number of tourists

February 16, 2015

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida attracted a record number of tourists in 2014, inching closer to an annual goal sought by Gov. Rick Scott. An estimated 97.3 million visitors came to Florida…

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Trader Jon column sparks discussion

February 13, 2015

My Outtakes: Bring Back Trader Jon’s has sparked some lively conversations. Though it’s not a flag, the downtown hole-in-the-wall bar is part of our history. The former strip club became a hangout for aviators, attorneys, journalists…

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Millennials lag behind in economic recovery

February 11, 2015

Generation Opportunity, a national, non-partisan youth advocacy organization, released last week its January 2015 Millennial Jobs Report The data is non-seasonally adjusted (NSA) and is specific to 18-29-year-olds: The effective (U-6) unemployment rate for 18-29-year-olds, which…

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SoGo has special Valentine’s Day promotion

February 10, 2015

The merchants of SOGO (South of Government) are holding their monthly SOGO Saturday, Feb. 14 from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. with a special Valentine and Mardi Gras theme, “We want everyone to start off their Valentine’s…

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Inweekly contributes to Daily Brew

February 10, 2015

Press Release: With a week and a half left until the launch of BlabTV’s The Daily Brew, hosts Carly Borden and Willie Spears are announcing the addition of their community contributors, who will appear on the…

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TPO meets tomorrow on long range transportation plan

February 10, 2015

The Florida-Alabama Transportation Planning Organization (TPO) will hold a public meeting Feb. 11 at 3 p.m., in the Escambia County Board of County Commission Chambers, 221 Palafox Place in Pensacola. The Technical Coordinating Committee (TCC) and…

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PYP looks for Operations Director

February 4, 2015

The Pensacola Young Professionals (PYP) are looking for an Operations Director to supports the overall strategic plans and operational duties of the organization. Here is the job description: PYP – Operations Director Job Description 2015.…