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Job training offered in Wedgewood community

October 8, 2015

Escambia County press release: Residents in Escambia County who may be seeking a career change or are interested in developing new skills, as it relates to job training, are encouraged to attend a series of employability…

Business Education

Podcast: YEA! Pensacola starts in November

October 8, 2015

On “Pensacola Speaks,” IN Rising Star Kelly Reeser, the director of Entrepreneurial Development at Florida West, discussed the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!). Middle and high-school students in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties are given the opportunity…

Business Entertainment Pensacola

Sugar, Spice and more update

October 8, 2015

Spice: News reports have confirmed that Ben Galecki and Burton Ritchie were picked up by the U.S. Marshals for a federal grand jury indictment along with 10 other individuals for allegedly participating in a multi-state synthetic-marijuana…

Business

Tallahassee team going after JetBlue

October 7, 2015

The City of Tallahassee, the Tallahassee Chamber of Commerce and Sachs Media have joined forces to recruit JetBlue to use the Tallahassee International Airport. The campaign is named “GetBlue Tallahassee” and is designed to run four…

Business

DOH slow to announce medical pot licenses

October 7, 2015

By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA With the Department of Health unable to say when licenses will be issued in the state’s new medical-marijuana industry, a House Republican on Tuesday blasted delays in carrying…

Business

History: Wonderful City of Advantages…WCOA

October 4, 2015

This “Public Record” column was originally published July 10, 2010: The first radio station to broadcast in Pensacola was WCOA. It was an AM station that premiered just six years after the birth of radio. WCOA…

Business

Good news from Greater Pensacola Chamber, Oct. 4 edition

October 4, 2015

The Greater Pensacola Chamber shared these announcements from its partners. Partner News Saenger Theatre celebrates usher accomplishments and 7,480 volunteer hours at annual appreciation dinner Pot Roast & Pinot hosts five-course wine dinner with Red Car…

Business

Good news for Gov. Scott, Oct. 4 edition

October 4, 2015

Governor Scott Awards Two Businesses with Governor’s Business Ambassador Award On September 29, 2015, in News Releases, by Staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott recognized the following individuals with the Governor’s Business Ambassador Award: Steven…

Business

IHMC: Careers in Technology event, Oct. 1

September 29, 2015

Students, entrepreneurs and local officials will converge October 1 at the Institute for Human and Machine Cognition for the inaugural “Careers in Technology” event. The meetup, co-hosted by Innovation Coast and the Institute of Electrical and…

Business

Tourism continues to climb

September 29, 2015

Visit Pensacola has its board meeting today. The Tourism Metric Report for August 2015 shows that Tourism Development Tax collections were up 9.7 percent for the month compared to August 2014. Year-to-date the collections are up…