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Pensacola named second most affordable beach town

In its fourth annual study, SmartAsset analyzed data to find the most affordable beach towns in America, and Pensacola ranks in the number two spot!…

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BBC Project Titan Preview

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly –It looks likely that Escambia County will cough up another $5 million for the city of Pensacola’s Project Titan, a jobs…

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Buzz: Plant Crist may convert to natural gas

NorthEscambia.com broke the news that Gulf Power is analyzing the feasibility of a proposed natural gas pipeline though North Escambia to convert Plant Crist from coal…

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Nearly half of Escambia County families struggle paying the bills

United Way of Escambia County yesterday announced that of 118,702 households in Escambia County, about a third struggle to pay for basic needs such as…

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Hill loses 2-1 vote on PEDC

By Duwayne Escobedo, Inweekly Florida Rep. Mike Hill refused to support the update to state guidelines governing the Pensacola-Escambia Promotion and Development Commission (PEDC) on…

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BP money eyed to help with hurricane recovery

By  Jim Turner, The News Service of Florida… TALLAHASSEE — Calls are growing to use BP oil spill money to bolster Hurricane Michael recovery efforts,…

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Chamber, Trade association oppose deregulation of utilities

Business leaders typically fight for deregulation but not so when it comes to the powerful privately-owned utilities. The News Service of Florida reports: Two of…

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Traditional media more trusted than social media

People trust traditional media more than social media, according to the latest report by Edelman, an independent global communications firm. Employers were seen as the…

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Sign of the times: Free flea market space for federal workers

Press Release: United Flea Markets, owner of the largest portfolio of flea markets in the country, announced today that it is offering free selling space…

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