I'm your huckleberry
Friday August 22nd 2014

On Sale:

Subscription Options:

Subscribe via RSS

Archives

BP petitions SCOTUS

BP petitions SCOTUS

British oil giant, BP, petitioned on Friday the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in its battle over claim payments resulting from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. BP asked the high court to enforce requirements for claimants to prove that they were directly harmed by [...]

Former Inweekly writer makes Huffington Post blog

Former Inweekly writer makes Huffington Post blog

Sarah McCartan has an article on the Huffington Post blog - Why I'm Not Leaving Florida (Yet): Sure, Florida is declared the Sunshine State, but it has also been cited as a destination the masses flock to when ready to retire, and a place people go to die. I even frequently hear it referred to [...]

Time to discuss the salary of the mayor

Time to discuss the salary of the mayor

The salary for Pensacola mayor is too low, $100,000. The Pensacola City Council should have a discussion about raising the salary to a level comparable with the county's constitutional officers, such as the clerk of court, property appraiser and tax collector (Constitutionalsalariesfinal13), [...]

Navy Federal Selected as a Best Employer in the Sunshine State

Navy Federal Selected as a Best Employer in the Sunshine State

Navy Federal Selected as a Best Employer in the Sunshine State Press Release: Navy Federal Credit Union was recently named one of the Best Companies to Work For in Florida for the sixth consecutive year. Florida Trend magazine ranked Navy Federal #26 in the large employer category. The Best [...]

Nelson wants to tell Grover ‘Hi’ and Gene gets a cup of coffee

Nelson wants to tell Grover ‘Hi’ and Gene gets a cup of coffee

This must be the day for elected officials to use their positions to get their staffs (and the taxpayers) to promote their re-election campaigns: From Escambia County Public Information: Senator Nelson to Meet With Commissioner Robinson, Other Officials Wednesday at PSC Monday, August [...]

National Night Out tomorrow

National Night Out tomorrow

The 31st annual National Night Out, a community event aimed at encouraging people to unite against crime, is scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 5. The event is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Brownsville Community Center, 3100 W. DeSoto St., in Pensacola. It is sponsored locally by the Pensacola [...]

Blue Wahoos rated the best in customer satisfaction

Blue Wahoos rated the best in customer satisfaction

Turnkey Intelligence has ranked the Pensacola Blue Wahoos the first out of 42 minor league baseball teams in customer satisfaction. The company surveyed full, partial and single-game ticket holders of 17 Double-A and 25 Triple-A baseball teams. The survey solicited feedback on an array of [...]

PPD press release  promotes Mayor…Lol, you have to read to believe

PPD press release promotes Mayor…Lol, you have to read to believe

Two press releases on burglary arrests. One from the Pensacola Police Department, the other from the Escambia County Sheriff's Office. One an over-the-top political plug, the other a standard law enforcement release. Guess which is which. PPD Release - notice last paragraph. Sometimes, it [...]

Bus union endorses Valentino and Lowery

Bus union endorses Valentino and Lowery

Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1395 which represents the Escambia County Area Transit and Escambia County Community Transportation workers and Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1771 which represents the classified blue collar County workers under the Board of County Commissioners, Escambia County [...]

Another school district switches buses to CNG

Another school district switches buses to CNG

Superintendent Malcolm Thomas turned down two years ago Pensacola Energy's appeal to switch his buses to compressed natural gas. Other districts are much more progressive and environmental conscious. Leon County made the switch in 2012. They reduced fuel costs for the school district's bus fleet [...]

Weekend buzz: Publix coming downtown, Who owns pits and Stevenson on the warpath

Weekend buzz: Publix coming downtown, Who owns pits and Stevenson on the warpath

The buzz is the old AV Clubbs School on Cervantes between 12th and 11th and the commercial offices on that block will become home to a Publix. Sources inside city hall say that the design presented to the mayor's office calls for architecture that will fit in with the East Hill neighborhood. Expect [...]

AWKO Justice Foundation hosts Help the Kids event, Oct. 4

AWKO Justice Foundation hosts Help the Kids event, Oct. 4

The AWKO Justice Foundation is hosting the 2nd annual “Help the Kids” tennis event on October 4, 2014 at Roger Scott. They are looking for sponsors and donated items: Gift cards, hotel weekends, spa services, hair services, golf packages, photo packages, condos for skiing-- anything that [...]

 Page 9 of 1,078  « First  ... « 7  8  9  10  11 » ...  Last »