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Emerging Leader – Rep. Frank White [podcast]

July 31, 2017

In July, State Rep. Frank White (R-Pensacola) attended the 2017 Emerging Leaders Program, sponsored by the State Legislative Leaders Foundation and the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. “Each state nominates a new…

Business

Blue Angels Blend coffee coming

July 31, 2017

A Pensacola coffee company has been granted the first ever food & beverage license by the Department of the Navy for Blue Angels® Blend coffee. “We’re very excited,” said Ed Lemox, founder of De Luna Coffee…

Business Politics

Scott targets Venezuela investments

July 28, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A state agency overseen by the governor and two cabinet members would be prohibited from doing business with any outfit tied to the Maduro regime in Venezuela, under…

Caring

Rally to support Trans military members, July 30

July 28, 2017

A rally is scheduled for Sunday in downtown Pensacola to show support for transgender Americans who have served in the military service. The “We Support Trans Troops and Veterans Rally” is set for 2 p.m. Sunday,…

Politics

…and this from Matt Gaetz

July 27, 2017

Gaetz Amendment Passes Committee; Requests Information About Clinton and Comey Scandals WASHINGTON, DC: On Wednesday, July 26, Congressman Matt Gaetz brought an amendment before the House Judiciary Committee, seeking answers to questions that have weighed heavily…

Politics

Gaetz may have tipped off transgender-military issue

July 27, 2017

Rep. Matt Gaetz may have tipped off President Trump’s move to ban transgender individuals from serving in the military when the freshman congressman appeared on “Pensacola Speaks” on July 13. Gaetz talked about the narrow defeat…

Caring

Dress Up or Dress Up Costume Ball, Aug. 26

July 27, 2017

Pensacon: Pensacola Comic Con is pleased to present the second “Dress Up or Dress Up Costume Ball”, a fundraiser benefitting Pensacola Little Theatre and SouthBark Animal Rescue. The event is on August 26 from 7 to…

Pensacola

Pensacola mayor abandons fiscal conservatism

July 27, 2017

During his first term, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward proposed cuts in government spending that let him run for re-election in 2014 on a fiscal conservative platform. He achieved the savings by giving the West Florida Regional…

Escambia County

House passes Pensacola Beach fee simple bill

July 26, 2017

The U.S. House today passed H.R. 2370, the Escambia County Land Conveyance Act, by a voice vote. The bill, authored by Congressman Matt Gaetz (R-FL-01), gives leaseholders in Santa Rosa Island the option to acquire fee…

Entertainment

‘Law & Vengeance’ debuts in September

July 26, 2017

Protected by government agencies that turn a blind eye towards their activities, pharmaceutical corporations, weapons manufacturers, financial institutions, oil companies and other mega corporations rake in billions of dollars annually with little interference. The only lines…

Business

Chamber releases Triumph Gulf Coast survey results

July 26, 2017

Today, the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce released results from its Triumph Gulf Coast project survey. With over 100 respondents, the survey found that sixty two percent favor spending on infrastructure projects in Northwest Florida. Twenty…