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Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council hiring

March 13, 2017

Part Time Seasonal Program Officer The season program officer is responsible for helping the executive director implement professional programs of study and observation for U.S. Department of State international visitors in what is expected to be…

Pensacola

Hayward: What’s a fair share of $1.5 billion?

March 13, 2017

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward issued this viewpoint today: What’s a fair share of $1.5 billion? On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded, caught fire, and eventually sank, resulting in the largest offshore marine…

Politics

Another Hawkshaw debacle on the horizon?

March 13, 2017

The City of Pensacola has issued a Request for Proposals for the old Blount school property. However, the Hayward administration may have skipped some important steps before advertising the RFP. In January, Mayor Hayward received council…

Escambia County

Nothing illegal about immigrants

March 13, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo Inweekly Grace Resendez McCaffery tells the group of about 70 Democratic Women’s Club of Escambia County members that no person living in America is “illegal.” Resendez McCaffery, a chief Pensacola immigration advocate for…

Politics

House looks to clamp down on local taxes

March 9, 2017

By BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A wide-ranging bill that would rein in local governments’ ability to increase taxes narrowly passed the House Ways & Means Committee on Wednesday. The committee approved the measure…

Politics

Three generations of Gaetzes do not back down

March 8, 2017

By Duwayne Escobedo Inweekly Don Gaetz said watching his son Matt confront hundreds of angry protestors against his son’s policy to eliminate the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Education and Obamacare on Open Gaetz…