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City opens today bids for advertising contract

September 19, 2014

The selection committee for RFP 14-022 Three Year Contract to Provide Advertising Services for Pensacola Energy meets today at 10 a.m. in the conference room located at the Pensacola Energy building, located at 1625 Atwood Drive.…

Business

Biloxi’s Margaritaville Casino shuts down

September 17, 2014

Gambling and Casinos no longer appear to be a safe bet for local economies. Owners of Biloxi, Mississippi’s Margaritaville Casino filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection hours before a hearing at which the landlord sought to…

Business

Skill Assessment Testing coming October

September 15, 2014

CareerSource Escarosa offers Skill Assessment Testing as part of Community Occupational Talent Search (E-COTS) Through partnership with local government and a consortium of community organizations, CareerSource Escarosa will offer Skill Assessment Tests to Escambia County residents…

Business

Beck Properties merges with McGraw Insurance

September 15, 2014

Two longtime Pensacola companies are joining forces to offer a new level of service to property owners and to tackle the challenges of a changing property and insurance market. Beck Property Company and McGraw Insurance Services…

Business

Centennial Bank Hosts Lender Summit On Pensacola Beach

September 11, 2014

Centennial Bank is convening a Lender Summit for lenders, members of Executive Management and members of Home Bancshares Board of Directors at the Hilton Resort on Pensacola Beach today through Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014. Over 200…

Business Environment

Halliburton offers $1.1 billion settlement

September 4, 2014

It didn’t take long for the Halliburton Company, one of three parties (BP, Transocean and Halliburton) responsible for the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill disaster to agree to a settlement offer — $1.1 billion. Escambia County issued…

Business

BP is not happy

September 4, 2014

From its website: BP strongly disagrees with the decision issued today by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana and will immediately appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the…

Business

PSA/Visit Pensacola Launch runningpensacola.com

September 4, 2014

The Pensacola Sports Association and Visit Pensacola are pleased to introduce a brand new website and resource for the Pensacola running community – www.runningpensacola.com. The goal of the website is to provide a one stop listing…