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Maritime Museum Plans

May 25, 2007

Here pdfs of presentation made on the Adm. John H. Fetterman State of Florida Maritime Museum and Research Center: Maritime Museum Site Plan Maritime Museum – DeVilliers Wharf Maritime Museum – Reus Street Maritime Museum –…

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Daily news summary

May 25, 2007

We pick the main stories for you from PNJ, FWB Daily News and Mobile Press Register: FriDailyDose What’s happening in the mainstream media?…

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Check out IN music coverage

May 25, 2007

We’ve added more Music articles to INweekly.net: All Songs Considered NPR is cooler than ever.. and they’ve got a podcast to prove it. Vinyl Is The New Download Remember when you good old days of 7-inch…

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ECAT protest march

May 24, 2007

ECAT drivers and riders marched on Escambia County Office Complex this afternoon (around 4 pm) to protest proposed cutbacks on ECAT. They carried handmade signs saying “Keep funding ECAT”; “Save ECAT”; “ECAT gives me independence” The…

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Report: CMPA meeting and budget vetoes

May 24, 2007

From IN editor Duwayne Escobedo: Lacey Collier on Gov. Charlie Crist veto of $2.5 million for environmental cleanup of Community Maritime Park: “I’m going to voice my displeasure with the governor at the voting booth. I’ll…

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Gay bashing rules on pnj.com

May 24, 2007

Today’s business article in the daily newspaper (Hotels filling fast for holiday weekend) has drawn out the gay bashers – with 48 comments as of 3 p.m. Samples of the comments: “What a disgrace to our…

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State Veto List

May 24, 2007

Dave Murzin emailed over the pdf of Gov. Crist’s line-item vetoes. Read: ¬†2007 veto list…

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Cumulus revenue hasn’t dropped

May 24, 2007

Got a phone call from Liz Hanlon about the Winners & Losers in May 24 issue. She assured me that the revenue at the Cumulus stations hasn’t dropped since the CMP vote. Luke McCoy voluntarily stepped…

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Crist vetoes $459-million from budget

May 24, 2007

Escambia & Santa Rosa Counties came out okay. Dave Murzin dropped by the office to tell us some of the items that were cut. The environmental clean-up for Community Maritime Park area was cut. Also, the…

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ECSO strong-arm collectors?

May 24, 2007

The May 24¬† IN cover story is about a soccer Mom who was arrested and handcuffed in front of her children over a $40 disputed dog grooming bill. Fortunately, the State Attorney chose not to prosecute,…

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State to rescore 2006 FCAT 3rd-grade reading tests

May 24, 2007

I can’t believe this didn’t make the daily newspaper today. Bill Kacsor of AP reports: The disclosure that part of Florida’s standardized assessment test was too easy last year overshadowed the release today of 2007 results…