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City of Pensacola loses Bayview Cross case

June 19, 2017

Federal Judge Roger Vinson found that the cross at the City of Pensacola’s Bayview Park can no longer stand as a permanent fixture on city-owned property and must be removed within 30 days. However, Mayor Ashton…

Pensacola

The design of Government St. pond questioned

June 19, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo INWEEKLY The Government Street/Corrine Jones Stormwater project continues to be plagued with problems. The latest issue was flooding along the east side of the large pond during a rainstorm on Tuesday, June 13.…

Pensacola

Coast Guard to relocate two cutters to Pensacola

June 16, 2017

Press release from the office of Congressman Matt Gaetz: The U.S. Coast Guard just announced that it will relocate two 210-foot medium endurance cutters to Pensacola, Fla., as their new homeport. The crews of the Coast…

Pensacola

Hayward visited Tanyard site

June 15, 2017

Mayor Ashton Hayward yesterday told NewsRadio 1620 that he had visited the Government Stree/Corrine Jones Stormwater project that is behind schedule but expected to be competed in July. We reported on Tuesday that the eastern end…

Business Politics

Red Snapper season extended

June 14, 2017

The National Marine Fisheries Service has extended the federal Red Snapper season for 2017. The season resumes this weekend, and will allow recreational red snapper fishing on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays until Labor Day. The extended…

Politics

DIB bans school-age beggars

June 14, 2017

Undaunted by the recent repeal of the city’s anti-panhandling ordinance, the Downtown Improvement Board has extended its crusade to end panhandling within its confines to now include children. The candy-hungry tots will no longer plague downtown…