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University of Oregon retweets my column

August 19, 2014

UO Journalism & Comm ‏@UOsojc: Newsrooms in the age of digital metrics: @routzen: Quality journalism can’t be measured by social media clicks http://sojc.co/1oK3rJI — Nice…

Business

Tin Cow expands to Tallahassee

August 19, 2014

Joe Abston is bringing his unique hamburger joint to the state capital. The Tallahassee Democrat reports Abston and Mike Weeks of Pensacola have leased the former site of AJ’s Sports Bar & Grill at 1800 W.…

Business

Unemployment rate holds steady in Florida

August 15, 2014

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s jobless mark continued its steady run through 2014, holding at 6.2 percent from June to July, the state Department of Economic Opportunity announced Friday. The numbers indicate…

Business

Internet trolls attack daughter of Robin Williams

August 15, 2014

Zelda Williams shared her thoughts and emotions about her recently-deceased father, Robin Williams, on Twitter. Forbes reported that the tweets were “little more than a quotation and a brief message to her father.” She was almost…

Business

PNJ publisher leaving town, too

August 14, 2014

The PNJ is reporting that its publisher, Terry Horne, announced he will be leaving Pensacola to become West Group Regional President for Gannett. No known connection to Castille also leaving the city of Pensacola. Maybe Horne…

Business Health

Studer named Healthcare Visionary

August 14, 2014

Modern Healthcare will honor next month Quint Studer, founder of Studer Group, with its first-ever Healthcare Marketing Visionary IMPACT Award. The special award was created to recognize each year an outstanding individual who has effectively and…

Business

Pensacola leads state in Payday loans

August 13, 2014

Greater than one-in-three payday loans made in the state of Florida are done in the Pensacola, according to a study by the Research Institute on Social Economic Policy at Florida International University. Florida’s payday lending industry…

Business

Visit Pensacola markets to Chicago

August 6, 2014

Visit Pensacola staff will be conducting a unique, hands-on campaign during the 56th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show, giving attendees the opportunity to win a trip for two to savor our beaches, history and seafood…

Business

Studer Institute Training opens a second day

August 6, 2014

Press Release: Due to overwhelming response from organizations across the community, the Studer Institute is scheduling a second day of its “Leadership in the Workplace” training. Registration is available at the organization’s website, StuderInstitute.com. The original…

Business

Tampa finds parking enforcement is a loss leader

August 6, 2014

The Tampa Tribune reports today that its city’s mayor is asking for nearly $1.2 million in subsidies for Tampa’s parking system — $700,000 to upgrade elevators in the one of its garages and the rest to…