Last month I reported on how the Department of Justice under Alberto Gonzalez had used the Internet to reject some of the top law students in the country from getting internships and being accepted into honors programs as the DOJ. I wrote how one of the culprits was a Pensacola Christian College [...]
It appears Pensacola store is safe, but the retailer is closing 57 under-performing stores nationwide. When retailer's parent company, Linens Holding Co., filed for bankruptcy on May 2, it had announced then it would close 120 stores so this is actual good news.
Last week I reported on the blog on the Miami Herald's special investigation - "Borrowers Betrayed" - that revealed how state regulators had allowed thousands of criminals to become loan originators allowing consumers to be bilked out of millions of dollars. I had Michael Sallah, Miami Herald's [...]
Give us a word for: - (verb) To take credit for things while serving public office that you had little or nothing to do with. We're seeing a lot of this in Escambia Co. District 1 commission race: Whitehead vs. Wilson Robertson.
The big Internet myth being spread last week was that only reason Barack Obama had such a big crowd in Berlin (200,000 plus) was that there was a rock concert tied to it. Obama has had music as a part of his rallies for months. Using a popular local rock band has been a key component of many of his [...]
Author Jian Ping on her book “Mulberry Child: A Memoir of China” Click here to listen Read about the book
Mobile Press Register reports that government agencies are switching to four-work weeks to save gas. Employees will work four 10-hour days. Schedules will be staggered to cover Fridays. Read more.
Gene Mitchell called to say his client Stephen Demeter will not be tried for indecent exposure. The state attorney's office has told Mitchell that they will file with the courts an intent not to file charges against the Midway Fire chief. Demeter was accused of exposing himself and performing a [...]
The City Council meeting held on July 24 started with councilmen bestowing the position of Mayor Emeritus to John Fogg, who has been part of the City Council since 1989. The motion passed unanimously between council members, and the room gave a standing ovation to Fogg, who gave a small [...]
Surprise press release: FLORIDA STATE LODGE FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE ENDORSES Gregory Fink, House District 2 After careful consideration by our legislative committee, local lodges, and FOP District 1, it is my pleasure to announce that the Fraternal Order of Police, District One and the [...]
Today on IN Your Head Radio: Author Jian Ping will talk about her book "Mulberry Child: A Memoir of China" and Lumon May, candidate for State Representative District 3 will talk about Obama's Berlin Speech. As always, I will take your calls at 850-437-1620. Listen at 12:00 on News Radio [...]
Team Santa Rosa paid for Comm. Gordon Goodin to attend the Farnborough International Airshow. The Pensacola Bay Area Chamber of Commerce used the economic development dollars that it receives from the county to send Charles Wood, not Comm. Gene Valentino. Which was truly the best way to handle [...]