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WikiLeaks takes aim at BP

July 28, 2010

The website that created a stir on Monday when it published thousands of secret documents on the Afghan War is now about to go after BP, according to Forbes. Read more.…

Politics

Greg Brown responds to sign controversy

July 27, 2010

From Greg Brown campaign: Milton—A video being distributed of Republican Greg Brown allegedly stealing opponent’s campaign signs has been proven false. “Greg Brown called me several months ago for permission to place his sign on my…

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Crew member describes BP work

July 27, 2010

I found an article about BP and Pensacola on the The Triton website, which is devoted to nautical crews. Karen Anderson is working for Ft. Lauderdale-based Resolve Marine Group and is serving as crew aboard the…

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Who is watching you?

July 27, 2010

From Infographic by WordStream Internet Marketing Infographic byWordStream Internet Marketing…

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Gatlin Set To Race

July 27, 2010

Former Woodham High School track standout and Olympic Gold medalist Justin Gatlin is expected to make a comeback to track and field racing next month in Estonia after a four-year ban from the sport for doping.…

Caring News

Bridges To Circles Update

July 27, 2010

Haley Richards, the community organizer for The Bridges To Circles with the Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida, gives IN an update on the program. “We currently have 34 active Circle Leaders working on their plan for…

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The Daily Beast: Good Riddance, Tony

July 27, 2010

The Daily Beast asked for the Gulf Coast’s take on Hayward’s departure. Read and let their readers know what you think: http://www.thedailybeast.com/blogs-and-stories/2010-07-26/robert-dudley-vs-tony-hayward-will-anything-change/?cid=hp%3Amainpromo4…

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Is BP bringing boom back?

July 27, 2010

Sitting over beers at Hopjacks last Friday, I opined that much of our region may never see again the boom that BP was picking up as another tropical storm entered our gulf. My suspicion was that…

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Worker’s Union Protests BP

July 26, 2010

Press Release: Workers Solidarity Alliance Pensacola is staging a demonstration at the BP Community Outreach Center on the 100th day of the disaster of the Deepwater Horizon explosion. We will convene at the Martin Luther King…

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A ‘Sign’ Of The Political Times

July 26, 2010

The removal of political campaign signs is causing a war of words between two local politicians. On Saturday, July 24, State House Dist. 1 Republican candidate Greg Brown Jr. and his wife were video taped removing…

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Mack comments on petition drive

July 26, 2010

COMMENTARY ON THE PETITION DRIVE Diane Mack City Councilwoman 7/14/10 Imagine you are the president of a technology company and that you are planning to move your business to the Gulf Coast. Your site selection consultant…

Entertainment

Plug for “PLT Rewind”

July 26, 2010

Relive showstopping numbers from ten years of Pensacola Little Theatre musicals! “PLT Rewind” showcases the incredible talent of more than 20 performers. PENSACOLA, Fla. – From Annie to Ragtime, Bye Bye Birdie to Les Miserables, Pensacola…

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How to revoke petition signature

July 26, 2010

If you signed the Donovan/Nobles petition on design-build contract for the maritime park and you weren’t told that the referendum will cost the city nearly $12 million in New Market Tax Credits and another $6 million…

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BP hasn’t paid into escrow fund

July 26, 2010

Surprise, surprise, BP hasn’t made its first payment into the much-touted $20-billion escrow fund. BP officials had agreed last month after meeting with the White House that the company would pay $5 billion annually over the…

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Hayward may get life

July 26, 2010

Rumors are flying that BP CEO Tony Hayward will lose his job this week. Whether it’s a resignation, retirement or firing —-or a mixture of all three like Escambia County Administrator George Touart in 2007—-is still…