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Learn more on Syrian refugees in Jordan

September 19, 2015

On Wednesday, Sept. 23, a Jordanian professional in close contact with international humanitarian workers will speak in Pensacola regarding educational programs for Syrian refugees in Jordan. The international visitor specializes in youth programs and will be…

Politics

Winners of the week, Sept 17 issue

September 19, 2015

Winners Blue Wahoos The Southern League of Professional Baseball Clubs has announced the Pensacola Blue Wahoos as the Don Mincher Organization of the Year. Votes for both awards were received from league general managers. Also Tommy…

Politics

Good news from the blog, Sept. 19

September 19, 2015

UWF Volleyball jumps five spots in Coaches Poll Written by Rick Outzen on 15 September 2015 Press release: University of West Florida volleyball ranks No. 20 in American Volleyball Coaches Association DII Top 25 Coaches Poll…

Politics

Good news from Inweekly, Sept. 19

September 19, 2015

The Main Dish Can’t Miss Fall Food Events  * The Besh Chef   * EOTL Turns (Lucky) 13   * Hanging Out with the South’s Princes of Cuisine   *  More Fall Food Events Make Your…

Politics

Good news from city hall, Sept. 19

September 19, 2015

We didn’t receive an “Upwords” from the mayor’s office, but Laura Bogan did post a few positive things on the mayor’s Facebook page: September 14 at 4:39pm · Had a wonderful time welcoming the Navy School…

Caring

Teamwork saves kitten

September 19, 2015

The “feel good” story of the week involves the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, Escambia County Fire Rescue and a kitten. Sheriff’s Facebook Page: **UPDATE** After this photo was shared we found out the rest of the…

Caring

United Way kicks off 2015-16 Workplace Campaign

September 18, 2015

Press release: More than 230 community supporters joined United Way of Escambia County for lunch during its 2015-16 Workplace Campaign Kickoff. United Way announced $2,272,850 as this year’s campaign goal, and 11 Pacesetter campaigns were celebrated…