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Latest on parking at Vinyl Music Hall

April 21, 2017

Curt Morse, executive director of the Downtown Improvement Board, went on “Pensacola Speaks” to clear up confusion over Vinyl Music Hall blocking off parking spaces on Garden Street for bands to load off equipment for their…

Business

Lawmakers target more local regulations

April 21, 2017

By LLOYD DUNKELBERGER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Cities and counties would not be able to require contractors to provide certain benefits and wages to workers on state-funded public works projects under a bill approved Thursday…

Business

Boycott announced over panhandling ordinance

April 21, 2017

Opponents of City of Pensacola’s anti-panhandling ordinance launched a Facebook event page for a six-week boycott of a 11 downtown Pensacola businesses, two others located on Cervantes and the Downtown YMCA. According to organizers, the businesses…

Politics

UWF student honored for voice and arts advocacy

April 20, 2017

University of West Florida student Donovan Black received two notable honors recently, the 2017 Grady-Rayam Prize in Vocal Performance and the UWF Arts Advocacy Award. Black, a senior majoring in vocal performance, competed in the Grady-Rayam…

Business Health

Andrews Institute looks to next 10 years

April 20, 2017

Dr. James Andrews, one of the premier orthopedic surgeons in the country, recalled that former Baptist Health Care president Al Stubblefield traveled to Birmingham, Ala., to meet with him in December 2003 about starting a sports…

Education

Two endowed chairs announced at PSC board meeting

April 19, 2017

Giving local school children the opportunity for better dental hygiene and health care is the goal of two new recipients of endowed chairs at Pensacola State College. Announced at Pensacola State’s District Board of Trustees meeting…

Business

State Corrections holding job fair, too

April 19, 2017

The Florida Department of Corrections will host a recruitment event at Century Correctional Institution. The Florida Department of Corrections is seeking qualified individuals to join our agency. If possible, please bring the following: driver’s license, legible…