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Blog view – 4/9/07

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Three days – no news

The PNJ has still not reported anything about Escambia County fire protection…which goes to prove you can’t depend on the daily newspaper for all your…

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Why care about VFD

The blog has taken off on the Escambia County fire protection issue. Some regular blog readers have emailed me on why have I gotten so…

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WEAR TV follows up on VFD

…still no news coverage from PNJ. Friday’s follow-up: Firefighter Audit Follow-up An Escambia Volunteer Fire Chief says he wants taxpayers to know what it would…

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More on VFD

From Duwayne Escobedo: Myrtle Grove Volunteer Firefighters have e-mailed the Independent News Florida FireFighter 1 Certifications for Donald Snock and Trenton Williams that they obtained…

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Why no quotes from full-time firefighters?

You will not see any professional, full-time, paid firefighters quoted on WEAR or in the PNJ (if they ever write the story). A gag order…

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VFD – ineffective for residential, commercial areas

Escambia County needs to face the realization that volunteer fire departments don’t work in heavily residential and commercial areas. The idea of neighborhood volunteers who…

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Rex coming back?

Had some interesting conversations at Martini Night. My sources told me that there are plans to reopen the Rex Theater as a music venue for…

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FAMU has more problems

From St. Pete Times: State Attorney General is investigating the firing (and hiring) of a high-powered Kentucky lawyer, Shirley Cunningham Jr., who had given FAMU…

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