The British newspaper The Daily Mail is reporting that Samantha Burke, 24, gave birth to Law's child two weeks early and has already received offers from the media for photoshoots of herself and baby Sophia. Bids for the first picture are said to be around £120,000 --$190,584 US dollars. Read more.
The 2008-09 budget of the Pensacola's Community Redevelopment Agency was rolled back to 2006-07 levels because of the economic downturn. The PNJ made a big deal out of CRA not having funds for streetscapes and neighborhoods because of its financial commitments to the Community Maritime Park and [...]
Press release: A well-known Pensacola artist is helping FamiliesFirst Network of Lakeview Center to recruit foster families from within African-American communities. Sonja Griffin Evans, whose work often reflects her Gullah heritage, agreed to provide a painting that would illustrate [...]
I judged the seafood booths at the Fiesta Seafood Festival along with Mayor Mike Wiggins, Sue Straughan (WEAR), Brent Lane (Cat Country) and Julio Diaz (PNJ). Best Tasting Food: South Beach Grill---Coconut shrimp Runner-ups: CG Concessions, Brewsters Ice Cream (try Key Lime Pie) Most [...]
The Pensacola City Council agreed last night to pay the return postage on the charter referendum. After about a 90-minute discussion---which included Mayor Mike Wiggins defended his political career and the effectiveness of the current council--- the first reading of the charter passed. The [...]
The American Cancer Society estimates that one in six men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. Could you be one of them? Baptist Hospital is one of 100 hospitals in the nation participating in the da Vinci® Surgery Awareness Initiative™ - a prostate cancer awareness [...]
What will the Pensacola City Council do about the proposed city charter? It appears Mayor Mike Wiggins and Councilman P.C. Wu are against it. Will they try to change the wording of the referendum or let it go as agreed by the Charter Review Commission and the City Attorney? Watch and see. Two [...]
The Daily News is reporting that two more porn sites have attached themselves to the Pace High School---actually they are tied to Principal Frank Lay and Athletic Director Robert Freeman. Two new adult sites, www.layfreeman.com and www.layfreemandefence.com, were opened by Shen Shagua of [...]
The Pensacola City Council appears poised to set November 24 as the date for vote on the proposed city charter. It will be a mail ballot. Unfortunately, the City Council doesn't won't to pay for the return postage ----about $5K if only 25 percent of the voters actually vote. This seems a little off [...]
Bud Chiles is literally following in the footsteps of his father, Gov. Lawton Chiles. He is here in behalf of the Chiles Foundation. 6-8 a.m Walking...Million Steps Walk 9-10 a.m. Escambia County Courthouse to participate in handing out books to kids with local legal community and [...]
Raising a question of the privileges of the House - Vote Passed (240-179, 5 Present, 10 Not Voting) The House rebuked Rep. Joe Wilson for shouting "You lie" during President Obama's healthcare address to a joint session of Congress. Rep. Jeff Miller voted NO......send e-mail or see [...]
Found this article on the former business manager of the Pensacola Little Theatre, Heidi Schiller. She is now the manager of the Fairfield Community Arts Center. Read more.