The Top Midsize Cities for Entrepreneur List has Pensacola #42. See Top Midsize Cities All the top 10 cities have minor league baseball teams!!!!!
WSRE program to spotlight Maritime Park referendum vote WSRE TV will broadcast a special, one-hour edition of its popular program, ‘Connecting the Community’ Thursday, August 31 at 7:00 pm. The CTC Special: Maritime Park Referendum will feature a live question and answer forum with [...]
While Stop Our City and C.C. Elebash bash minor league baseball, USA Today says its hugely popular across the country. USATODAY.com - In independent leagues, fans pick lineups and fun rules the diamond*
Someone who lives on Valley Drive (Off of Brent Lane across near the new Rave Theatres) called the police at 6 this morning to say her yard was full of "Vote Yes!" signs. The police collected these and Robin's address marker was among them.
EMAIL RECEIVED Well, we are pleased that we finally have a Fire Chief. At least now we know what the future holds. But, we cannot believe that Mr. Bonfield has his head buried in the sand so deep that he cannot recognize the problems associated with his selection. Does Chief Waters have [...]
An enterprising Ole Miss student has come up with a new bumper sticker to show his displeasure with the Jackson, Miss. mayor - "F The Mayor" - Jackson Free Press Anybody interested in "F SAVE OUR CITY" stickers?
1,790 as of COB today. David H. Stafford Escambia County Supervisor of Elections (850) 595-3900 David_Stafford@EscambiaVotes.com
Stop Our City co-founder Marty "Bilbo" Donovan showed a complete lack of class last night by not showing up for Pensacola City Council meeting to vote on whether to name the Community Maritime Park, if it passes, for Mayor Emeritis Vince Whibbs, Sr. Those in attendance passed the motion [...]
In July, I wrote about the power of blogs (Blog, Blog, Blog) and told of Kentucky Gov. Ernie Fletcher’s executive order prohibiting state employees from reading certain blogs – particularly BluegrassReport.org. The owner of that blog, Mark Nickolas,sued (pdf) in July, claiming that the [...]
The International Astronomical Union has voted that Pluto is not a planet. Since 1930, we considered the small hunk of something our eighth planet. Apparently it doesn’t meet the new rules: must orbit the sun, be large enough to assume a nearly round shape, must "clear the neighborhood [...]
Top 10 posts of the day Has Mark O'Brien lost it? SOC declares war...pro-park signs stolen SOC shows waterfront plan Stop Our City kicks DeWeese out of meeti W.D. Childers - prison mug shot Who is stealing Grover's signs? Park recap...while you were sleeping It's late .....and I've had [...]
At last night's meeting of Better Save Our City at Golden Correl, Jeff DeWeese (Stop Our City kicks DeWeese out of meeting)was asked to leave after stuffing his pockets with free cookies. "Who does DeWeese think he is? Tom Banjanin?" asked one BSoc board member. The BSoc later asked DeWeese back [...]
Stop Our City has created a web link to attack the Community Maritime Park website. Type in "www.fleecepensacola.com" and you will be redirected to the propensacola.com. Closed public meetings(Stop Our City kicks DeWeese out of meeting), stolen "Vote Yes" yard signs(SOC declares war…pro-park [...]
The tale of two counties The Escambia County Commissioners must live in a different county than the Escambia County I see. Right now commission chairman Mike Whitehead is caught up in taking financial oversight away from Clerk of Court Ernie Lee Magaha - a court battle Whitehead will surely [...]
This all sounds too familiar. Three friends- Oscar Gudbrandsson (Age 21, carpenter), James Jackson (Age 21, Waiter @ The Fish House) and John D. Howard (Age 21, Cook, Fire Mountain) - saw a friend of theirs at the Cabana Lounge on Tuesday night. She had obviously had too much to drink so they [...]
That's what Dr. James Studnicki told the audience at the public meeting held today at Heritage Hall. Studnicki was sharing the results of the Comprehensive Assessment for Tracking Health report that was commissioned by the Partnership for a Healthy Community. On many health indicators, this [...]
I interviewed Montgomery Mayor Bobby Bright for In Your Head Radio. He talks about how an new minor league baseball park that was built in 2003 in the downtown of Montgomery, Alabama as helped turn his city around. Baseball does work!!!! click on the 11.2 M under the Windows Media column