Big Tobacco loses again

April 12, 2017

Pointing to “intentional” wrongdoing in the past by the tobacco industry, a state appeals court Wednesday ordered two cigarette makers to pay a full $35 million jury award in a case involving a man who had…


New Vet app created in Pensacola gets funding

April 11, 2017

The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with VetCV, a Pensacola-based company with technology developed at the Florida Institute for Human Machine and Cognition (IHMC).…

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DIB releases guidelines for street performers (update)

April 5, 2017

Pensacola’s Downtown Improvement Board (DIB) today announced it is working to create guidelines that will “preserve the authenticity of what street performances represent” within the DIB’s 44-block district. The pilot program, modeled after successful programs in…


Want to help build new Pensacola Bay Bridge?

April 5, 2017

CareerSource Escarosa has partnered with Skanska US Civil Southeast Inc. to host an information session Thursday, April 13 from 8 AM to 11:30 AM regarding the upcoming hiring needs, application procedures, and available subcontracting opportunities for…


Gulf Power rate hike approved

April 4, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A settlement that will lead to rate increases for customers of Gulf Power in Northwest Florida was approved by state utility regulators on Tuesday. The Public Service Commission…


International Paper resumes full operations in Cantonment

April 3, 2017

International Paper’s Pensacola Mill has successfully resumed full operations following a digester incident that occurred on January 22, according to press release from the company. “We are pleased to report that full operations at our Pensacola…


Hearing on Gulf Power rate hike continues Tuesday

March 31, 2017

On Tuesday, April 4, 2017, the Florida Public Service Commission (PSC) will continue its hearing on Gulf Power Company’s (Gulf) rate request to consider a proposed Settlement Agreement. Submitted on March 20, 2017, before the start…