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Crist keeps making appointments, still not Holly

Governor-Elect Charlie Crist has appointed Bob Sparks as Assistant Chief of Staff for Citizen Services and Diana Sawaya-Crane as Deputy Cabinet Aide. Sparks formerly served…

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Can a Democrat win a local race in NW Florida

Had a few beers with a lifelong Democrat yesterday. The question came up – Can a registered D win any local political races? My reply…

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Charter schools score no better than public schools

The academic results of charter schools don’t differ much from those of traditional public schools, says a report issued Tuesday by the Florida Department of…

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Why make all high school seniors suffer

The Escambia County School Board will consider whether or not high seniors should be allowed to graduate from their current high schools next year –…

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Surprise: Crist names Butterworth

Republican Gov.-elect Charlie Crist  has named his predecessor as attorney general, Democrat Bob Butterworth, to head the Department of Children & Families. Butterworth served as…

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Lipizzaners return

WORLD FAMOUS LIPIZZANER STALLIONS TWO SHOWS AT THE PENSACOLA CIVIC CENTER Pensacola, Fla- The world famous “Dancing White Stallions” ride into the Pensacola Civic Center…

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Spears stays on

Ed Spears will stay on as the interim director for Community Maritime Park Associates for another 90 days. Spears is the City of Pensacola’s Neighborhood…

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Most dangerous roads in the world

From the Blogosphere: The top 5 most dangerous roads in the world   I suggested that they add Highway 98 – South Santa Rosa County.

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This may make you sick

Forbes has published its annual list of highest paid CEOs. Topping the list is Richard D Fairbank Total Compensation $249.42 million; 5-Year Compensation Total $448.58…

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