Business Pensacola

ParsCo selected for Blount project

May 25, 2017

By Samantha Sontag INWEEKLY In a Pensacola City Hall meeting regarding the former Blount School property sale and redevelopment Thursday morning, all committee votes were in favor of ParsCo Construction developing the site. The company laid…

Escambia County

Rawson Lane rodeo ends in unusual 3-2 vote

May 23, 2017

By Samantha Sontag INWEEKLY After a 4 ½-hour meeting Monday evening, the Escambia County Commissioners voted to embrace change with a 3-2 vote in favor of closing Rawson Lane at the request of Pensacola Christian College.…


Inweekly Listening Tour starts June 1

May 23, 2017

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward once had a vibrant town hall program–“Taking City Hall to the Citizens.” In his 2012 budget message, Mayor Hayward wrote about how the meeting had helped restore public trust in city government.…


State concealed-weapon database hacked

May 22, 2017

From The News Service of Florida: Nearly 500 people may have had their Social Security numbers obtained in a data breach at the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Also, the names of 16,190 concealed-weapon…

Environment Pensacola

Videos of Carpenter’s Creek clean-up

May 22, 2017

This past weekend, the Emerald Coastkeepers led another clean-up of Carpenter’s Creek. Councilwoman Sherri Myers took these videos of the effort. She gave me this description of the photo above: “This is from the east side…