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2014 Election

More on Fan Debate from Crist campaign

October 16, 2014

From Senator Dan Gelber: This venue is newly remodeled. I spoke to debate hosts who indicated during an inaugural event (Candy Crowley) last week it was uncomfortable on the stage. They said they would have fans…

2014 Election

Scott camp responds to fan controversy

October 16, 2014

Inweekly received this email from Matt Moon, Communications Director for Rick Scott for Florida: Melissa Sellers, Campaign Manager for Rick Scott for Florida: “Charlie Crist can bring his fan, microwave, and toaster to debates – none…

2014 Election

Fan nearly derails Scott-Crist debate

October 16, 2014

By Brandon Larrabee, The News Service of Florida After tens of millions of dollars worth of television commercials and the slinging of massive amounts of mud, could the Florida gubernatorial election come down to an electric…

Entertainment

Historic Downtown Walk, Friday, Oct. 17

October 15, 2014

Join the local chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council for a walking tour along the historic path of San Gabriel Creek, as we explore innovative options for resolving local drainage problems, including the possibility of…

Business

Eastgate Plaza sold for $8.95 million

October 15, 2014

The Tampa-based real estate investment firm Validus Group announced yesterday that it has acquired Eastgate Plaza on the corner of Creighton Road and North Ninth Avenue for $8.95 million. Eastgate Plaza is anchored by a Winn-Dixie,…

Business

Scott announces $277,000 grant to Escambia County

October 14, 2014

Press Release: Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Escambia County and the Pensacola Chamber were awarded $266,000 through Florida’s Defense Infrastructure and Reinvestment Grant Programs. The funding will diversify the local economy, enhance military missions at…

Business

Hopjacks Filling Station R.I.P.

October 14, 2014

The plug was pulled on Hopjacks Filling Station on Saturday, a victim of the major chains capitalizing on the same craft beer market that owner Joe Abston and his team sought to cultivate. Here is Asbton’s…

Business

Navy Federal hosts Navy SHRED-eral Day on October 18

October 14, 2014

Navy Federal Credit Union will welcome members and neighbors across the country to its Navy SHRED-eral event this Saturday, October 18. The 74 participating Navy Federal locations include five new branches in four states. Event attendees…