Pensacola

How does Nobles/Donovan petition stop the stadium?

July 19, 2010

That is the question I would like answered. The petition is on the Pensacola City Council vote approving the Design-Build contract with Magi Construction, which is serving as the general contractor for Maritime Park Development Partners…

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New business suffer in BP claims process

July 19, 2010

New businesses are having trouble with their claims with BP. The lack of operating history is difficult to overcome with the adjusters. Mobile Press Register: “We have put a claim in with BP; they offered us…

Escambia County News Politics

Candidate Forum, July 20

July 19, 2010

Press Release: July 2010 Candidate Forums Pensacola, Fla. — The Pensacola Bay Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a series of candidate forums in July 2010 to be moderated by Rick Outzen. The next candidate forum…

News

More details on Morris kick-back scandal

July 19, 2010

Daily News reports: Attorneys for Michael Coup, Sandra Norris and David Yacks, Okaloosa County deputies and officials accused in bonus kickback scheme concocted by jailed former Sheriff Charlie Morris, will be asking a jury why those…

BP Disaster

T. Allen: BP will continue testing

July 19, 2010

Statement by National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen: “Yesterday I sent BP a letter stating that there were a number of unanswered questions about the monitoring systems they committed to as a condition of the US…

News

Panama City may build baseball park

July 19, 2010

Panama City beat Pensacola out in getting Southwest Airlines. Now the city is looking to build a ballpark and has reached out to the ownership of Huntsville Stars (Class AA; Southern League). Imagine a city actually…

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BP update: The Whale can’t be used

July 19, 2010

In case, you missed it. The super-skimmer called “The Whale” was too big to be used to clean up the Gulf. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy…

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Rubio Confident Going Ahead

July 16, 2010

Earlier today I talked with Alex Burgos, the campaign spokesman for U.S. Senate Republican candidate Marco Rubio, who informed me that the camp had not only picked up significant campaign contributions for the second quarter of…

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BP Tops $200 Million In Claims

July 16, 2010

BP Release: Payments to residents and businesses of the Gulf Coast reached $201 million today as BP continued to increase its outreach to thousands of people who have filed claims related to the Gulf of Mexico…

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Evers Releases Statement On BP Fix

July 16, 2010

PRESS RELEASE Statement by Representative Greg Evers on Reports that the BP Deepwater Horizon is Capped Baker, Fla. – Representative Greg Evers (R-Baker) today released the following statement regarding news reports that the BP Deepwater Horizon…

News

Affiliated Baseball Parks – Single A

July 16, 2010

The naysayers like to make a big deal out of the Pensacola Pelicans aren’t an affiliated team. Of course they can’t be playing in the tiny UWF ball park, that is even substandard for a college…

Politics

Where are the financial reports from the AA Chamber?

July 16, 2010

The Gulf Coast African-American Chamber is upset about the Escambia County Commission rejecting their funding request. It goes before the Pensacola City Council on Monday. The City has asked for financial statements from the Chamber and…

BP Disaster

The Daily Beast: Cautious Optimism In the Gulf

July 16, 2010

The Daily Beast asked that I give their readers some feedback from Pensacola on the new containment cap of the Deepwater Horizon well. Cautious optimism was the general consensus. Read more. Read the article and add…