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Last chance to register for Nov. 4 election

Last chance to register for Nov. 4 election

Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford reminds voters that Monday, October 6, 2014 is the last day to register to vote for those who wish to cast a ballot in the November 4, 2014 General Election. Florida law mandates that registration books close 29 days before an [...]

Taylor issues public apology over stolen campaign signs

Taylor issues public apology over stolen campaign signs

A PUBLIC APOLOGY TO MS. BARBERI & COUNCILMAN SPENCER City Council Candidate Mark Taylor Disagree’s With Actions From Two of His Campaign Volunteers I am still shocked by the revelation of these stolen signs, whether a misunderstanding occurred or not. I have never stolen anything in my life [...]

Reynolds still in negotiations with city of Petoskey

Reynolds still in negotiations with city of Petoskey

Former Pensacola City Administrator Bill Reynolds is still in contract negotiations with the Petoskey, Michigan City Council, according to the Petoskey News-Review. The council met last night in closed session to review a written legal opinion relating to the hiring process. Petoskey Mayor Bill [...]

Tallahassee hires city ethics officer

Tallahassee hires city ethics officer

Julie Meadows-Keefe has been hired as the ethics officer for the city of Tallahassee. Her job is to enforce stronger ethical standards for employees and elected officials. The Tallahassee City Commission in March approved the position that was recommended by a citizen's Ethics Advisory [...]

Pensacola city politics takes another bad turn. Two arrested over sign theft

Pensacola city politics takes another bad turn. Two arrested over sign theft

From Pensacola Police Department: Two Pensacola women were arrested this morning after an investigation determined they removed campaign signs from a yard. Ann Regan, 66, of 424 E. Government St., was charged with petit theft and Wendy Labarge, 56, of 227 E. Intendencia St., was charged with [...]

Homeless Task Force presents recommendations next week

Homeless Task Force presents recommendations next week

Robert Malbut will present next Monday to the Pensacola City Council the recommendations of the Task Force on Improving Human Services, which has been studying the city's approach to dealing with its homeless population. Malbut will present five recommendations for consideration. It's unknown [...]

New website aims to hold elected officials in Okaloosa County accountable

New website aims to hold elected officials in Okaloosa County accountable

The website is AccountabilityOkaloosa.com created by Okaloosa County. It is a campaign to put the priorities of regular citizens at the forefront with elected officials. From its About page: "Through digital contact and live town hall meetings, we aspire to learn more about the issues which [...]

Wyllie: Stop voting for lesser evil

Wyllie: Stop voting  for lesser evil

In his interview with Inweekly, Adrian Wyllie, the Libertarian candidate for Governor of Florida, ended with a great quote: Stop voting out of fear. Stop voting for the lesser evil. When you do, you're just going to get evil. Vote your conscious, because this election, I really think, that we [...]

Sansom legal bills go before judge next year

Sansom legal bills go before judge next year

Former House Speaker Ray Sansom's bid to force the state to pay his legal fees from an aborted criminal case will go to trial next year. A judge has set a trial date of Feb. 26, less than a week before the 2015 legislative session is scheduled to begin. Sansom, R-Destin, says the state should [...]

Petoskey City Council holds special meeting on city manager tomorrow

Petoskey City Council holds special meeting on city manager tomorrow

The Petoskey, Michigan city council will hold a special meeting tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. to discuss the city manager position and "possible closed session to review City attorney legal opinion." Last month, the Petoskey City Council voted unanimously to give the job to William Reynolds, former [...]

Gaetz viewpoint talks about disagreeing without rancor, a lesson lost in Pensacola

Gaetz viewpoint talks about disagreeing without rancor, a lesson lost in Pensacola

Florida Senate President Don Gaetz wrote a viewpoint for the Tallahassee Democrat in support of John Thrasher being selected as the new Florida State University president (Work with Thrasher). He opened with an insightful story about how he and Thrasher, one of the most influential leaders in [...]

Crist launches Kitchen Table tour

Crist launches Kitchen Table tour

Gov. Rick Scott has had campaign tours highlighting job creation and the military. Challenger Charlie Crist starts today his own tour, a 10-day Kitchen Table Tour to highlight the importance his campaign is placing on the challenges facing the state's middle class. From the Campaign: Charlie [...]

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