The Better Pensacola Forum has released its first annual attitude survey. The Quality of Life survey was conducted by Mason-Dixon Polling & Research of Washington, D.C. The company surveyed 800 registered Escambia County voters during the week of July 22-27, 2008. The Better Pensacola Forum is [...]
Our cover story for Aug. 28 was on the condo-hotel issue on Pensacola Beach. The Herald Tribune writes about Robert Falor, who a newspaper once called the "condo-hotel king." Things are going so well for Falor now. Read more.
Who will now give the speech at the GOP convention talking about how effective abstinence is in stopping teen pregnancy? Funny how the Republicans are twisting the meaning of family values now.
Will somebody tell Rex Blackburn and Mike Holloway to take down the Re-elect McNesby signs? Most of the other candidates have picked theirs up. Surely Ronnie Mac still has money in his campaign account to pay for somebody to do it.
The person in the McCain responsible for doing the background check on Sarah Palin, McCain's running mate and the Alaska Governor, is Arthur B. Culvahouse Jr. Wouldn't you hate to be that guy? The AP has an article in which Culvahouse defends the thoroughness of his investigation. Read [...]
Gov. Charlie Crist visited the shelter at the Milton Community Center. It was more than a publicity stunt. According to volunteers there, Crist shook hands, thanked volunteers and really spent time with the evacuees from Louisiana....even reading to some of the children. Later he went to Milton [...]
I took a complete days away from the blog, and it looks like a few bigots creeped into the comments. With Obama in the presidential race, I guess such attempts are to be expected. I've deleted the posts I caught in review and will put future posts by those individuals into a spam file for review. [...]
From the Mobile Press Register: On May 31, Naomi Williams walked away from the Fairhope Veterans of Foreign Wars post "demoralized" and "humiliated" after a Le Crewe De Spaniards representative told her she couldn't attend the Mardi Gras society's toga party because she was black, according to [...]
This week on IN Your Head Radio I interviewed several media persons at the National Democratic Convention in Denver - Mike Papantonio, Farron Cousins of Go Left Tv, Kenneth Quinnell of Florida Progressive Coalition, David Bender of Air America Radio. This is what I learned: There is a strong [...]
The News Journal endorsed McNesby. WCOA's Luke McCoy said David Morgan wasn't even worthy to shine McNesby's shows. PNJ columnist Mark OBrien plays catch up in his column today. Oops....Having the support of the daily newspaper and WCOA isn't what it once was.
My name is Michael Stewart and I was an investigative reporter with the Pensacola News Journal. News Journal Executive Editor Dick Schneider and Publisher Kevin Doyle fired me today. To my many colleagues at the News Journal, I wish you the best. I have also met many people I admire and [...]