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CIE rebrands as Co:Lab

January 12, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo FloridaWest revealed a new name and new branding Wednesday for its Gulf Coast Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship or CIE for short. It’s new name is Co:Lab and like its young and innovative…

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Committee of the Whole agenda, Jan. 12

January 11, 2017

The Escambia County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Committee of the Whole meeting Thursday, Jan. 12 beginning at 9 a.m. The meeting will take place in the Board Chambers (1st Floor) located at 221…

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Criminal justice reform on BCC agenda

January 10, 2017

Yesterday on “Pensacola Speaks,” Commissioner Grover Robinson said he asked that criminal justice reform be placed on the agenda for this week’s Committee of Whole. He will ask the Board of County Commissioners to support asking…

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Bold ‘Outtakes’ idea gaining momentum

January 9, 2017

In the Jan. 5 issue, I suggested that the Escambia Board of County Commissioners work with Florida TaxWatch and the Florida Legislature to create a pilot program for criminal justice reform. Commissioner Grover Robinson likes the…