News

Sluggo’s robbed

April 19, 2010

Pensacola Police Report Police were dispatched to Sluggo’s early Saturday morning after two female employees were attacked and the business was robbed by a man who had ordered a couple of beers. The women, ages 26…

Politics

Boo hoo, no voodoo–Groups oppose Evers bill

April 19, 2010

ACLU Press Release: TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Numerous religious organizations, clergy and nonpartisan citizen organizations representing a wide range of interests today called upon Florida Speaker of the House Larry Cretul and Senate President Jeff Atwater to…

News

Pensacola Promise is before City Council today – 3:15

April 19, 2010

Councilwoman Maren DeWeese will present her committee’s proposal for making it possible for City of Pensacola high school graduate to attend college. She is on the Committee of the Whole agenda for 3:15 p.m. The most…

Politics

Battle of GOP Credit Cards

April 19, 2010

The Rubio camp – and the new head of the Florida GOP, James Thrasher – are firing back at Gov. Crist, the former party chief Jim Greer and Crist friend and former Florida GOP executive director…

Caring Politics

Other education changes on the horizon

April 19, 2010

The Miami Herald is reporting other changes could await Gov. Crist’s signature: More advanced classes for high school graduation: “Students will have to take geometry, Algebra II, biology, chemistry or physics plus one equally rigorous science…

Escambia County Politics

Buzz: Perkins may have opponent

April 19, 2010

Dale Perkins was first elected to the Emerald Coast Utility Authority in 1994. He is seeking his fifth term. When he first ran the utility was called Escambia County Utility Authority, Bill Clinton was president, Joe…

Escambia County Politics

Valentino framed…or so it goes

April 19, 2010

Valentino supporters are alleging that the commissioner’s political opponent, George Touart, is behind the grand jury investigation of Gene Valentino’s campaign fundraising. They point to how quickly the Escambia County Grand Jury will be convening. Still…

Pensacola Politics

Buzz: Lewis to file against Hall

April 19, 2010

Although nothing has been posted on the Supervisor of Elections website, Christopher J. Lewis is rumored to be running against Councilman Sam Hall for the at-large council seat to be vacated by Diane Mack. Hall currently…

News

Tallahassee Tea Party: More video

April 18, 2010

Tea Party protesters block our interview of 9/11 Truth protester: More video from the “Human Spider”: Video of a Federalist of the FSU Law School, others concerned over trampling of the right to be taxed and…