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Education

Disney grant helps Pensacola MESS Hall expand outreach

January 26, 2016

The Pensacola MESS Hall is partnering with Global Learning Academy to plant the seeds of creativity through hands on science activities with T-E-C (Tinker-Explore-Create) Studio. This program is supported by Disney, through a Creativity Garden grant,…

Politics

Have job cuts at FDOH hurt us?

January 26, 2016

Gov. Rick Scott’s surgeon general, Dr. John Armstrong, today faces as confirmation hearing in the Florida Senate. Sen. Don Gaetz (R-Niceville) wants to know how the job cuts at the Florida Department of Health have impacted…

Politics

Gaetz sends out update on his bills

January 25, 2016

State Sen. Don Gaetz sent out his weekly update on the legislation that he is sponsoring. He said all these bill are progressing through the committees: SB 146 — cutting off state support to those private…

Education

Gov. Scott appoints Baker and Cleveland to UWF Board

January 25, 2016

The News Service of Florida reports these appointments by Gov. Rick Scott: RICHARD BAKER AND DAVID CLEVELAND have been appointed by the university system’s Board of Governors to the University of West Florida Board of Trustees.…

Entertainment

Jazz Pensacola, new name, same tune

January 25, 2016

The longstanding Jazz Society of Pensacola Inc. founded in 1983 announces it has a new name — Jazz Pensacola. While Jazz Society of Pensacola remains intact for corporate, financial and legal purposes, the new name Jazz…

News Pensacola

Pensacolians love their fire and police

January 25, 2016

City of Pensacola residents gave the Pensacola Fire and Police departments, City Sanitation and City Parks high grades, according to a telephone conducted by the University of West Florida HAAS Center in the last quarter of…

Caring

Podcast: Levin credits prayers for new diagnosis

January 22, 2016

The man who took down Big Tobacco and recently was named the Trial Lawyer of the Year by the National Trial Lawyers Association credits the prayers of friends and family for the latest news on his…

2016 Election

Campus-carry bill likely holstered

January 22, 2016

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA There appears to be little chance the Senate Judiciary Committee will take up a proposal that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to pack heat while on college…

2016 Election

Podcast: Wiggins pleas for normalcy in GOP

January 21, 2016

Ryan Wiggins, a political strategist who founded Full Impact Strategies, wrote an editorial that was published in the PNJ today – Hometown broke my heart. The viewpoint expressed her concerns about Donald Trump’s rise to the…

News

Fred Levin on ‘Pensacola Speaks’ today

January 21, 2016

Fred Levin is flying back from Boston today and has agreed to come one News Talk 1370 WCOA’s “Pensacola Speaks” to discuss his latest diagnosis, if there are no flight delays. The news is very positive.…