Lobbyists learn to play by new rules

December 14, 2016

By BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Advocates for local governments, big business and all other manner of interests touched by Tallahassee crammed into a room Tuesday for the first of two training meetings to…

Environment Politics

DEP honors Gulf Power and Whiting Field

December 14, 2016

Yesterday, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Northwest District recognized the city of Tallahassee, Gulf Power and Naval Air Station Whiting Field for outstanding environmental stewardship. “On behalf of DEP and the State of Florida, I…


City survey show overall satisfaction about the same

December 13, 2016

The City of Pensacola released the results of its community survey. The overall mean satisfaction is slightly up over last year- from 3.68 to 3.71. Mean Satisfaction 2014 2015 2016 Fire 4.27 4.46 4.39 Recycling, Garbage,…


Mair named West Florida Healthcare VP

December 12, 2016

West Florida Healthcare has announced the appointment of Kevin B. Mair, MBA, FACHE, CMPE to the position of Vice President of Cardiovascular Services. In his new role, Mair will oversee all functions of the hospital’s full…

Business Education

John Appleyard honored at UWF commencement

December 12, 2016

The University of West Florida hosted its Fall 2016 Commencement this weekend at the Pensacola Bay Center. Addressing the graduates, UWF President Judy Bense noted the significance of Commencement ceremonies in marking a momentous milestone from…