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News we broke

July 9, 2016

We’re not really known for breaking news, but this week we did break news on two major stories and followed up on a story from last summer. The other media will catch up soon. New Blue…

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Escambia County launches new website

July 5, 2016

Escambia County today announced the launch of a newly-designed website. The revamped site was created to provide a user-friendly experience that makes it easier than ever for citizens, businesses and visitors to access information about the…

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Escambia County posts proposed budget for FY 2017

July 2, 2016

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners’ proposed budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 is now available online on the Budget Information and Related Documents page. Budget workshops will take place in two weeks in the…

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Viewpoint: Just build the bridge

June 30, 2016

Since we moved to Gulf Breeze in 1981, our family has driven the Pensacola Bay Bridge at least four to six times a day. We’ve endured traffic jams, even the bridge being shutdown when it was…

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Century and Milton receive DEO planning grants

June 29, 2016

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) recently awarded Community Planning Technical Assistance grants to 43 local governments and regional planning councils, benefiting 92 communities across Florida. In Escambia County, the Town of Century received a…

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Who is Brian Frazier [podcast]

June 29, 2016

Brian Frazier announced his plans to run for Congress over a year ago. He was ready to take on Jeff Miller. Now he faces seven other Republicans to win the party’s nomination. Here are his answers…