City of Pensacola Sunshine Center blows a fuse

October 5, 2016

Mayor Ashton Hayward has no documents that support his decision to pay his former city administrator, Bill Reynolds, to withdraw his lawsuit against the City of Pensacola. The mayor paid Reynolds and his attorney over $95,000 a…


Dimmer switch used on City of Pensacola Sunshine Center

October 4, 2016

Inweekly isn’t the only one having trouble with Mayor Ashton Hayward’s Sunshine Center, the city department responsible for fulfilling public record requests. Former Pensacola City Council President Maren Deweese says that not only has the Hayward…

Pensacola Politics

City dodges answers to questions on $95K payout

October 3, 2016

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward doesn’t want to explain his September 2015 decision to settle the lawsuit brought against the City of Pensacola by former City Administrator Bill Reynolds. When City Public Information Officer Vernon Stewart issued…

Business Education Pensacola Politics

Pensacola wrap-up: week ending Oct. 1

October 2, 2016

Levin Legacy Grows The Institute for Human and Machine Cognition opened its new Pensacola headquarters, Levin Center for IHMC Research, on the edge of Aragon. The three-story, 30,000-square-foot building substantially increased IHMC’s Pensacola footprint, thanks to…


Pensacola Fire Department reins in OT

September 30, 2016

The City of Pensacola uploaded its August 2016 monthly line-item report on Tuesday. Finally the Pensacola Fire Department has reined in its overtime, only spending $33,232 in August. The Fire Department OT has skyrocketed under Chief…


USA Today: Trump ‘unfit for the presidency’

September 30, 2016

In its 34-year history, USA TODAY’s Editorial Board has never taken sides in the presidential race. However, today the board has ended its silence. In its editorial, it wrote, “This year, the choice isn’t between two…

2016 Election

Clinton did very well on social media after debate

September 28, 2016

The social media analysis company Impact Social completed its analysis on the reaction amongst Florida voters to the first televised Presidential TV debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. In the 10 hours following the start…