Politics

Rescission of rescission

October 16, 2009

Over 12 hours have passed since Tim Eagan rescinded his rescission of his agreement with the City of Pensacola that got him to rescind his petition that would have rescinded the city council’s vote of the…

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More buzz: Eagan fallout

October 15, 2009

The word we’re getting off the record from city officials is that the effective fallout of the petition drive is that the City Council must postpone the bond issue for 60 days. The delay is going…

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Was Eagan deal a publicity stunt?

October 15, 2009

Did Tim Eagan “play” the city and the daily newspaper to get attention for his petition drive and development plan? Tuesday morning few people knew that Tim Eagan was doing a petition against the bond vote.…

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Buzz: Eagan rescinds city agreement

October 15, 2009

We are hearing that Tim Eagan has now rescinded his agreement with the city. Don’t know if this means that he will go ahead with his petition drive against the bond vote and how much he…

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Oops, Eagan has a Santa Rosa Co. case

October 15, 2009

Case 572008CF000463XXAXMX is still open. His court date is 11/03/2009. 1 STATUTE: 489.127.1f… CONTRACTING WITHOUT A LICENSE DURING STATE OF EMERGENCY Filed 3/24/2008 2 STATUTE: 817.034.4a1…ORGANIZED FRAUD ($50,000 OR MORE) filed 04/08/2008 Hmmm, just kind of…

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Benson to resign

October 15, 2009

Both the St. Pete Times and Orlando Sentinel are reporting that Holly Benson is resigning as head of AHCA and will probably run for Attorney General. Read more.…

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Threats work in city government

October 15, 2009

It’s unbelievable that the Pensacola City Council has reduced itself to being held “hostage” by the threat of a convicted felon starting a petition drive. I can somewhat forgive Sam Hall because he met with Tim…

News

Influenza Vaccination Week

October 14, 2009

Press Release: Mayor Mike Wiggins Declares Oct. 11 – 17 Influenza Vaccination Week Pensacola/Escambia County Public Health, Education Officials Join Mayor Mike Wiggins to Help Increase Escambia County Seasonal Flu Immunization Rates What: Mayor Mike Wiggins…

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United Airlines connects Pensacola with D.C.

October 14, 2009

This afternoon United Airlines and Pensacola Gulf Coast Regional Airport announced twice-daily, non-stop service between Pensacola and Washington Dulles International Airport, beginning Feb. 11, 2010. The United Express service will be operated by Mesa Airlines using…

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Voter deadline for city referendum

October 14, 2009

Press Release OCTOBER 26TH IS VOTER REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR PENSACOLA CITY CHARTER REFERENDUM SAMPLE BALLOT AND ELECTION INFORMATION POSTED ONLINE Escambia County Supervisor of Elections David H. Stafford today announced that Monday, October 26, 2009 is…

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Port dreamer admits to crack usage

October 14, 2009

We got a copy of Tim Eagan’s arrest report. In January 2008, he tried to convince a Tom Thumb clerk that he had bought two cans of fix-a-flat at the store and wanted a refund. He…

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Eagan can’t vote

October 14, 2009

We asked Supervisor of Elections David Stafford if a convicted felon like Tim Eagan can vote in any city election or referendum: “It is against Florida Statutes and the Florida Constitution for a convicted felon to…

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Felon threatens to halt CMP bond issuance

October 14, 2009

Convicted criminal, Tim Eagan, tried to force the Pensacola City Council to listen to his grand plans for the Port of Pensacola by threatening a petition drive to rescind the council’s vote on the maritime park…

Escambia County

Dead baby thrown away by mother

October 14, 2009

It’s one of those stories that’s so horrific that you don’t want to hear it. Mothers are suppose to love their babies, take care of their babies, protect their babies against the evils of the world…not…

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More City data for you

October 13, 2009

Pensacola population is actually less today than it was in 1980 (57,794) per the city’s bondholder’s report. Escambia County is up 35 percent for the same period. Update: I did a little more digging. The 1960…