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Questions abound re:Bayview Community Center

November 3, 2017

People have begun to forward Inweekly their concerns regarding the $8.2 million Bayview Community Center that Mayor Ashton Hayward presented to the Pensacola City Council at its second budget hearing in late September. Citizens say that…

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Mayor Hayward continues to dodge journalists

November 2, 2017

Today, PNJ reporter Joe Baucum reports on how Council President Brian Spencer would like to see the Pensacola City Council handle the Bruce Beach fish hatchery. Mayor Hayward again was unavailable to answer any questions. Baucum…

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Anonymous reader protests anonymous source

November 1, 2017

I got this letter from a reader upset that we protected the name of the recovering heroin addict who helped with the story “Heroin Crisis Hits Home.” The reader wrote (in case you can’t read the…

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DEP advertises for fish hatchery bids

October 30, 2017

The Florida Department of Environmental Protection has posted its invitation for bids for the Florida Gulf Coast Marine Fisheries Hatchery and Enhancement Center. A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov.…

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City removes Corinne Jackson marker from Corinne Jones Park

October 30, 2017

The Corinne Jackson marker has been removed from Pensacola’s Corinne Jones Park. The marker, which misidentified African-American icon Corinne Jones, the first director of the Fricker Community Center, and was marred with typos and misspellings, had…

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See aerial footage of Bruce Beach

October 27, 2017

Watch this drone footage of Bruce Beach. You can see the two mitigation areas and the marsh conservation area. The site is larger that it appears from Main Street. A nature park with a facility for…