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Two Escambia County judge positions open

January 12, 2016

From the First Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission: Governor Scott has declared two vacancies on the Escambia County Court brought about by the appointment of Judge Thomas V. Dannheisser and Judge Darlene F. Dickey to the Circuit…

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Okaloosa close to picking new airport director

January 11, 2016

Okaloosa County has narrowed its for a new director of Okaloosa County’s three airports down to three finalists: Okaloosa’s Interim Airports Director Tracy Stage; Daniel Dickten, director of aviation for Western Reserve Port Authority-Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport…

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House holds hearing on Fantasy Sports bill

January 11, 2016

With the industry facing legal challenges in other states, a Florida House panel Tuesday will take up a bill that would shield fantasy sports from possibly being considered illegal gambling in Florida. The House Business &…

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The Z joins food truck movement

January 7, 2016

The Azalea Cocktail Lounge will start having a food truck in its parking lot for those looking for late night Southern Comfort food, starting Friday, Jan. 8 at 9 p.m. City Councilman Larry B. Johnson, owner…

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Gaetz: EDATE extension a ‘heavy lift’

January 6, 2016

On “Pensacola Speaks” on News Talk 1370 WCOA, I asked State Senator Don Gaetz for his take on the whether the Florida Legislature will do anything on extending the Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions (EDATE)…

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City Hall Food Truck program starts Thursday

January 5, 2016

The city of Pensacola announced today that food trucks will be parked at the corner of the City Hall parking lot at the intersection of Spring and Main streets on Thursday, Jan. 7. According to the…