Pensacola stores escape Winn Dixie closures

March 16, 2018

Southeastern Grocers, parent company of Winn-Dixie, announced yesterday that it will close 94 underperforming supermarkets in seven southern states as part of restructuring plan. “This course of action enables us to continue writing the story for…

Business Education

Cyberthon 2018 sets records

March 13, 2018

More than 300 local students from dozens of schools across Northwest Florida participated in Cyberthon 2018 this past weekend, the fourth annual cybersecurity awareness and gaming challenge event hosted by the AFCEA Blue Angels Pensacola Chapter.…

Business Pensacola

Pensacola advances to next Strong Town round

March 12, 2018

Pensacola, Fla. received the largest percentage of votes in all the first round of the head-to-head contests in the third annual Strongest Town Contest, besting Palmetto Bay, Fla. 95%-5%. First Round Results: Twin Falls, ID (66%)…


More growth without tariffs

March 9, 2018

President Donald Trump yesterday placed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from all nations, except Canada and Mexico. Will the tariffs help our economy grow? “The plus is the obvious protection of a domestic industry, but…


Strongest Town ‘Sweet 16’ Battle

March 8, 2018

The 2018 Third Annual Strongest Town Contest — a bracket-based competition to find the strongest town – has begun and Pensacola is in the competition.  From “Our members, listeners and readers have nominated their towns…

Business Pensacola

Job Growth may signal VTMAE expansion

March 7, 2018

Yesterday, Gov. Rick Scott announced a $4 million Job Growth grant for the Pensacola International Airport. The grant most likely signals that Triumph Gulf Coast will look favorably on the city’s request for $130 million to…

Business Education

Cyberthon 2018 will set attendance record

March 1, 2018

Randy Ramos, CEO of Global Business Solutions, Inc., said this year’s Cyberthon will have over 300 participants. “Besides the 100+ high school and college students participating in the Cyberthon 2018 main event, we will have over…


DIB introduces digital platform for downtown parking

February 28, 2018

Beginning March 1, Downtown Pensacola and Premium Parking, a New Orleans, Louisiana based parking management provider, will transition to a new digital parking management platform for Downtown Pensacola’s on-street, public lots, and garage parking operations. As…