County endorses Devil Rays plan Start saving for those season tickets: Major League Baseball is one step closer to coming back to Charlotte County. County steps to plate for Reds stadium SARASOTA -- A plan for a $54 million spring training complex on 12th Street got its second boost of the week, [...]
Will somebody please explain Mark Condo O'Brien's column today? Bass Pro Shop? How does that fit in with his condos idea? Then the slap at Frank Patti - this is like watching Bill O'Rielly try to be Jon Stewart. Mark O'Brien: Fishing for new park ideas, good vibes for museum and fatherly Frank
From Miami Herald: Building-rule break stands in Panhandle A state building panel voted to let the Panhandle keep some exemptions from windstorm building codes. Critics say the move will aggravate the insurance crisis. St. Pete Times: Candidates come out swinging Between answering questions on [...]
We've made the big time: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/08/22/blogophile/main1921286.shtml. Damn!
"The key reality that Bush fails to grasp is that terrorism and democracy are not opposites. They can, and sometimes do, coexist. One is not a cure for the other." - WHAT A MORONIC PRESIDENTIAL PRESS CONFERENCE! By Fred Kaplan
Top posts for 8/22/06 - over 2200 readers per day Powerful new ad for Community Maritime Park BSoc Theme Song - You decide Port Royal Cocktail Party Buzz SOC emails breaks the law SOC mass email - Free beer to who can pick out lies DIB rally for Waterfront Park Stop Our City kicks [...]
When I look at the cast of characters involved in the Community Maritime Park debate - Quint Studer, Mort O'Sullivan, John Cavanaugh, Charlie Fairchild, Marty Donovan, C.C. Elebash, Blair Stevenson, Sam Hall - I'm forced to think who can I believe? Who is worthy of my trust? It's Quint [...]
Stop Our City puts out yard signs - "We can build a better waterfront park." But they offer no suggestions or plans. Their emails show that they never had a plan - only attack Quint Studer and mislead the public (44 pages; 52 pages) Stop Our City mails out glossy campaign brochure that claims "No [...]
Blair Stevenson was ordered by Marty and Charlie to babysit Jeff DeWeese tonight in the Bayview Senior Center lobby and make sure that he didn't try enter the meeting room or listen at the door. Those left in the SOC meeting were white, old and bitter. Folks, watch out this group is about to let [...]
Jeff Deweese was kicked out their "public meeting" tonight at the Bayview Senior Center! They also kicked out the only 30 year old in the meeting - Evan Gray who has been attending the meeting for 4 months. They called him a "snitch" and thought he was reporter for us. Stop Our City is imploding [...]
Running total, from all 3 sites combined, is 1,007 as of COB today. David H. Stafford Escambia County Supervisor of Elections (850) 595-3900 David_Stafford@EscambiaVotes.com
Skip and Martha Hunter donated today $1 million to UWF to be used for an amphi-theater at the Community Maritime Park. The State of Florida will match. Not too bad!!!!!
Talked to Judge Lacey Collier today after he voted. He is on the board of trustees for the Community Maritime Park. "I got involved for several reasons, some of them personal. I don't mind people disagreeing, but I hate the lies. This is about much more than just a waterfront park." RO NOTE: Judge [...]
The email in the post - SOC mass email - appears to break the anti-spam laws. The CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 requires a contact name, clear identification of the party emailing the piece, and a physical mailing address for the party sending out the email. If Charles Fairchild sent the email, as it's [...]
Today's Downtown Improvement Board rally for the Community Maritime Park was a huge success. Over hundred people filled Ferdinand Plaza in support the CMP. Pensacola Chamber of Commerce chairman Buzz Ritchie thanked the crowd for attending. He defended the chamber's position in favor of the [...]