Pensacola

Pensacola mayor wants to borrow another $5.3M

August 1, 2017

Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward wants to borrow more money against future revenues. This time he wants the Pensacola City Council to approve bond issues for the Eastside and Westside Redevelopment Districts, $1.307 million and $4.082 million…

Escambia County

Escambia County Fall Youth Employment Program

July 31, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the fall cycle of the Escambia County Youth Employment Program, which will provide opportunities for youth to get paid work experience in various county departments. Qualified youth who are accepted…

Business

Firehouse Subs: Sixth Annual H2O for Heroes, Aug. 5

July 31, 2017

With record-setting high temperatures creating dangerous weather conditions across the country, Firehouse Subs invites guests nationwide to help in its effort to support America’s first responders with the sixth annual H2O for Heroes bottled water collection…

Politics

Breaking news: Anthony Scaramucci removed by Trump

July 31, 2017

The New York Times is reporting that President Donald Trump has removed Anthony Scaramucci as his Communications Director. Apparently it was new chief of staff, retired general John F. Kelly, that insisted Scaramucci be removed. It…

Politics

Emerging Leader – Rep. Frank White [podcast]

July 31, 2017

In July, State Rep. Frank White (R-Pensacola) attended the 2017 Emerging Leaders Program, sponsored by the State Legislative Leaders Foundation and the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. “Each state nominates a new…

Business

Blue Angels Blend coffee coming

July 31, 2017

A Pensacola coffee company has been granted the first ever food & beverage license by the Department of the Navy for Blue Angels® Blend coffee. “We’re very excited,” said Ed Lemox, founder of De Luna Coffee…

Business Politics

Scott targets Venezuela investments

July 28, 2017

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA A state agency overseen by the governor and two cabinet members would be prohibited from doing business with any outfit tied to the Maduro regime in Venezuela, under…

Caring

Rally to support Trans military members, July 30

July 28, 2017

A rally is scheduled for Sunday in downtown Pensacola to show support for transgender Americans who have served in the military service. The “We Support Trans Troops and Veterans Rally” is set for 2 p.m. Sunday,…

Politics

…and this from Matt Gaetz

July 27, 2017

Gaetz Amendment Passes Committee; Requests Information About Clinton and Comey Scandals WASHINGTON, DC: On Wednesday, July 26, Congressman Matt Gaetz brought an amendment before the House Judiciary Committee, seeking answers to questions that have weighed heavily…