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Operation Brownsville nabs another member of $5 Brothel

Operation Brownsville nabs another member of $5 Brothel

Only Pensacola would have $5-$10 brothel. What a sad indicator of the poverty in Escambia County. Read the article in the daily: Fourth woman charged in brothel case 

Orlando hates Pelican statue idea

Orlando officials are looking to duplicate Pensacola's pelican statues, but the public isn't too crazy about the idea: Orlando leaders are bringing a new sculpture downtown. This time, it's a 6 1/2-foot family of pelicans. One blogger already has dubbed it "Buddy's Bird."Mayor Buddy Dyer had [...]

Gore announces LIVE EARTH Concerts, LIVE AID Concerts silent

Gore announces LIVE EARTH Concerts, LIVE AID Concerts silent

Al Gore has announced plans for Live Earth, a 24-hour concert held simultaneously in different cities on all seven continents - on July 7. Launched in partnership with Save Our Selves, the event seeks to bring international attention to global warming with performances in Shanghai, Johannesburg, [...]

Giuliani vs. Clinton in 2008?

A new Elon University Poll of five Southeastern states shows Sen. Hillary Clinton and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani have the early advantage in the 2008 presidential race among citizens who identified themselves as either Democrats or Republicans. However a [...]

Crist websites

Crist websites

Gov. Charlie Crist has established to two websites that help fulfill two of his first 100 days initiatives: Open Government website that has the contact information for all state agencies for getting public information. The Plain language website that lets people request a translation of [...]

Suter PTA president writes

Dear Mr. Outzen, My name is Sarah O'Toole and I am the current president of the AK Suter PTA. I have been reading the responses to the "soccer mom" blog and I am concerned about the information stated in your initial posting that states that the School Board told the PTA that the students [...]

Comm. Broxton issues report

COMMISSIONERS REPORT John R Broxson, District 5 CommBroxson@santa-rosa.fl.us Santa Rosa County, Florida February 23, 2007 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A long-term solution for our drainage problems in key areas of South Santa Rosa County has begun. The commission has authorized and [...]

Daily hires IN cartoonist

Andy Marlette emailed us to let us know that he has started an eight-week internship at the PNJ. Andy has been doing our editorial cartoons for the past year. Part of his agreement with Gannett is that he will discontinue drawing for us. PNJ's gain - Our loss - It's a push for [...]

House District 3 race observations

House District 3 race observations

Both candidates have worked hard the past two weekends before the Feb. 27 vote. Democrat Liz Campbell - sent out two mailers. One with a letter from DeeDee Ritchie and emphasizing Campbell's military service (22 yr. decorated Navy veteran.) The other focused on children - their education and [...]

Can you take ECAT to work?

Can you take ECAT to work?

Escambia County and City of Pensacola governments are fighting over the funding of ECAT transit system. Go on the ECAT website (ECAT : Escambia County Area Transit ) and see if you find the nearest route from your home or apartment. Check out both the map and the routes. It doesn't list all the [...]

While you were sleeping….

While you were sleeping….

The blog went wild over the weekend over the possible closure of Suter Elementary School. To catch up, I suggest first read and its comments: Soccer Mom uprising over Suter Then read: Suter not closing Probably two of the biggest weekend posts that we've ever had.

Ford raises even bigger bucks

Republican Clay Ford raised a whopping total of $135,565 over the past ten days for his state House District 3 campaign. This brings his total to $208,085. Amount     Contributor Name $3,952.35 REPUBLICAN PARTY OF FL $7,758.68 REPUBLICAN PARTY OF FL $75.00      REPUBLICAN PARTY OF [...]

Campbell raises big money

House District 3 candidate Liz Campbell (D) has raised significant dollars over the past ten days: $38,169. Her total campaign contributions are $48,049. Amount     Contributor Name $50.00     ARONSON DAVID $50.00     BASTIAN PATRICIA $25.00     BRITNEY RONALD $100.00     [...]

Suter not closing

Suter not closing

Got a phone call from Asst. Superintendent Ronnie Arnold. "There isn't any plan to close Suter Elementary in the foreseeable future."  Arnold said it was part of the Watson study that had several closings over a 12-year period, but Semmes was on the list to be closed, too. "We've got our [...]

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