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Firehouse Subs: Sixth Annual H2O for Heroes, Aug. 5

July 31, 2017

With record-setting high temperatures creating dangerous weather conditions across the country, Firehouse Subs invites guests nationwide to help in its effort to support America’s first responders with the sixth annual H2O for Heroes bottled water collection…

Business

Blue Angels Blend coffee coming

July 31, 2017

A Pensacola coffee company has been granted the first ever food & beverage license by the Department of the Navy for Blue Angels® Blend coffee. “We’re very excited,” said Ed Lemox, founder of De Luna Coffee…

Business Politics

Scott targets Venezuela investments

July 28, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A state agency overseen by the governor and two cabinet members would be prohibited from doing business with any outfit tied to the Maduro regime in Venezuela, under…

Business

Chamber releases Triumph Gulf Coast survey results

July 26, 2017

Today, the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce released results from its Triumph Gulf Coast project survey. With over 100 respondents, the survey found that sixty two percent favor spending on infrastructure projects in Northwest Florida. Twenty…

Business

Entrecon 2017 announced

July 25, 2017

On July 24, Quint Studer announced that New York Times bestselling author Dan Heath will be the keynote speaker for the two-day Entrecon this November. “Dan Heath is one of the leading names in helping communities…

Business

Giant killers land $150M verdict vs. AbbVie

July 25, 2017

Yesterday, an Illinois federal jury has ruled that the pharmaceutical company AbbVie, Inc., must pay $150,000,000 in punitive damages to a former user of AndroGel, a testosterone replacement medication. The case was heard in federal court…

Business

Frontier to add non-stop route to Denver next spring

July 18, 2017

Frontier Airlines announced today that Pensacola International Airport will get non-stop service to Denver, Colorado beginning the spring of 2018. In the press announcement, Mayor Hayward welcomed today’s announcement and is looking forward to working with…

Business

Report recommends restoring Gulf Coast Amtrak service

July 18, 2017

The Gulf Coast Working Group released a report to Congress last night that recommended restoring daily round trip Amtrak train service between New Orleans and Orlando. The working group, which outlined a number of steps that…

Business Pensacola

Port of Pensacola 2018 budget is bleak

July 18, 2017

In May, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward announced plans to convert Warehouse 4 at the Port of Pensacola into a marine research center in conjunction with the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Florida Fish and…