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Gaetz sets out path to redistricting

September 24, 2011

State Sen. Don Gaetz (R-Niceville), chairman of the Senate Reapportionment Committee, says he wants proposed redistricting maps ready by Nov. 1 and a committee bill ready by early December. His plans include options for public comment,…

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Veolia responds to ECAT workers

September 24, 2011

We received this letter from Veolia, the French company that manages Escambia County Area Transit: Thanks Escambia Community I’d like to thank everyone for their patience during the recent walkout staged by our bus drivers. Wednesday…

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The Week’s Best Reads

September 24, 2011

From our coming economic doom to Jon Stewart’s subtle transformation from comic to political activist, The Daily Beast picks the best journalism from around the web this week. See list.…

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Congressman Miller speaks on Post Service

September 23, 2011

IN reporter Jeremy Morrison interviewed our Congressman Jeff Miller about the upcoming local postal union rally and HR 2309, which he has co-sponsored. Read 44-Cent Ticket to the Future. Read more.…

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Buzz: Grover & Collier saved Ascend jobs

September 23, 2011

The Ascend expansion also never happened, but for the work then-Escambia County Commission Chairman Grover Robinson and Chamber Chairman Collier Merrill. Several Ascent executives came to the Chamber’s economic development recruitment event at the Hilton during…

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Badland Reunion stats

September 23, 2011

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office conducted an Operation Clean Sweep today in the Mayfair Community. It marked the one-year anniversary for the successful initiative. Debris in excess of 4 tons was collected. Traffic checkpoints issued 19…