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Top Cities for income growth

Bizjournals.com has compiled a list of top 100 metropolitan areas for income growth. Pensacola is nowhere on the list….which is no surprise. Birmingham tops the…

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Symphony loses director

  Pensacola Symphony Orchestra Executive Director Edgar Herrera-Arizmendi has accepted a position with the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra. From the PSO press release: During his tenure…

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Suggested guests for Pensacola Speaks

In Troy Moon’s article, the station manager says “one of the changes to the program will be to have guests on the program offering opposing…

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New report says Florida healthcare at the bottom

Commonwealth Fund releases a study today that shows Florida ranks 40th in access to care, 45th in quality and 39th in equity of care. Among…

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Inweekly news roundup

WedsDaily Dose Brownsville man learns you can’t tie up grandma and whack her. Troy Moon writes that WCOA’s “Pensacola Speaks” is about what’s right with…

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Slavery – No Longer Global Family Secret

The State Department agrees that slavery is a problem. Should we send this to “Newsy Neighbors”? U.S. Releases Report on Modern-Day Slavery; Rice Says Problem…

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Miller has no problem with McCoy

When Luke McCoy retired, our Congressman Jeff Miller gave this speech from the House floor. Apparently diversity isn’t an issue for the congressman: In Recognition…

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GOP grumblings on Access Escambia

We’re hearing grumbings among the local GOP executive committee that some of their members oppose the half-cent sales tax for primary care for the uninsured…

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Fighting panhandlers elsewhere

It looks like Comm. Gene Valentino was ahead of other communities in dealing with panhandlers. The St. Pete Times reports that the city of St….

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