Politics

Clearwire moves call centers to Philippines

July 8, 2011

Milton, Fl can’t beat the Phillppines when it comes to low wages. PC World reports Clearwire will go to the Philippines after TeleTech Holdings, the outsourcing company that Clearwire hired last month, closes down the carrier’s…

Politics

Experts see little hope of Port being moneymaker

July 8, 2011

Expect the debate over the future of the Port of Pensacola to heat up when the Mayor’s Port Advisory Committee and the Pensacola City Council see the latest report from Dr. Rick Harper of the University…

Buzz Pensacola

Buzz: Council workshop agenda grows

July 8, 2011

Buzz: Pensacola Councilwoman Sherri Myers (District 2) has requested that following items be added to the Council workshop that has been called by the council president for Wednesday, July 20: How agenda items are placed on…

Politics

Evers wants some of that Anthony vengence

July 7, 2011

Letter from State Sen. Greg “Pistol” Evers to Florida Senate President Mike Haridopolos: Dear President Haridopolos: In the days following the verdict of the Casey Anthony trial, I have received numerous emails from concerned citizens that…

Politics

Ingram jumps on Caylee Anthony bill

July 7, 2011

It’s a bandwagon now. Local lawmakers get involved in the bill based on an Orlando case. Hmmmm, elections are only one year away. Coincidence? Press Release: Representative Clay Ingram is announcing that he will co-sponsor “Caylee’s…

State & National News

Rick Scott’s income jumped in 2011

July 7, 2011

Miami Herald reports Gov. Rick Scott earned last year $11.5 million from investment income, interest and consulting fees—nearly 40 percent increase over the previous year, although his net worth dropped by $115 million in 2010. His…

Pensacola

Free, Free, Thank God, Free at Last

July 7, 2011

Pensacola Police report: The 53-foot long 18-wheeler has been freed from the grasp of the 17th Avenue trestle after it became lodged under the bridge this afternoon. The incident occurred around 3 p.m. as the driver…

News

IN Daily – online edition

July 7, 2011

Mike Craney at EW Bullock tipped me off to Paper.il that takes our tweeter feed for the blog and inweekly.net and creates a daily newspaper. Here’s link: http://paper.li/inpublisher/1310043570. We will try it out for a few…

News

Blue Angels: IN July 7 Cover Story

July 7, 2011

Pensacola’s Own Heroes Blue Angels Return to Pensacola Beach…… The Blue Angels air show on Pensacola Beach is a rite of summer. Millions have sat on the white sands baking in the hot July sun for…

News

Bounty raised for Cantonment Cow Strangler

July 7, 2011

NorthEscambia.com reports that the Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­the Memorial…

Buzz

Buzz: MPDP loses another day in court

July 7, 2011

Maritime Park Development Partners, the former developer of the Community Maritime Park that was headed by Scott Davison, had its motions in federal denied yesterday by Judge Casey Rodgers today denied. The motions asked the court…