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2016 Election

Trump crushing GOP opponents in Florida

January 20, 2016

By DARA KAM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Real estate magnate Donald Trump is “crushing” his Republican opponents in the Sunshine State, according to a new poll of likely Florida voters released Wednesday. The poll, released…

2016 Election

Viewpoint: Peeling Back the Curtain

January 20, 2016

Congressman David Jolly, R-Indian Shores, has proposed a bill to bar all federal officeholders — president, vice president, U.S. senators and representatives — from directly seeking political contributions. He will be on “Pensacola Speaks” this afternoon…

2016 Election

Buzz: Buck Lee to run for Escambia Tax Collector

January 20, 2016

Yesterday, Karen Sindel profiled to run for Escambia County Commission District 2. Jim Taylor, who lost a bid for the County Commission District 5 seat in 2012, has withdrawn from the School Superintendent’s race and has…

Pensacola

Viewpoint: Downtown – Barely Getting Started

January 19, 2016

By John Peacock, Downtown Improvement Board chairman The City of Pensacola is an amazingly wonderful place to live, work and play, and the downtown area is quickly becoming a destination for businesses and visitors alike. Palafox…

Education

CyberThon coming this weekend

January 19, 2016

With a focus on feeding the increasingly high demand for skilled workers in the cybersecurity field, local and regional technology leaders are teaming up for a second annual CyberThon event. Set for Jan. 22-24 at the…