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Winners & Losers 9/13/12

Winners & Losers 9/13/12

WINNERS P.C. Wu The Pensacola councilman is the 1st vice president of the Florida League of Cities for 2012-13. Wu took the leadership post during the recent Florida League of Cities 86th Annual [...]

Outtakes 9/13/12

Outtakes 9/13/12

Battle For Our Future Mediocrity is the natural state of things in Pensacola. Don’t make waves and risk nothing and then life is decent. The status quo is maintained. Nothing bad happens and one [...]

Outttakes 9/6/12

Outttakes 9/6/12

A Much-Needed Win Why do nine out of 10 Pensacola residents believe the city is moving in the right direction? Some can point to the strong-mayor form of government and they would be partially [...]

Winners & Losers 9/6/12

Winners & Losers 9/6/12

Winners Andy Terhaar The political newcomer will be the new Pensacola City Councilman for District 3 thanks to incumbent Maren DeWeese withdrawing from the race on Monday, August 27. Terhaar, age [...]

Outtakes 8/30/12

Outtakes 8/30/12

GOOD START The Independent News has been reporting on gangs, gun violence and the disparities in education, employment and economic opportunity for years. When we reported on the racial disparities [...]

Winners & Losers 8/30/12

Winners & Losers 8/30/12

Winners Billy Hamilton The Pensacola Blue Wahoos’ shortstop stole on August 21 four bases to set a new professional baseball record for stolen bases in a single season. The record fell 20 [...]

Outtakes 8/23/12

Outtakes 8/23/12

BIG BOY Editor’s note: This column first ran in January 2011. I thought it was appropriate for this special issue. He was Robert Collins’ dog. When my father-in-law died in 2005 after a [...]

Winners & Losers 8/23/12

Winners & Losers 8/23/12

WINNERS Ashton Hayward The mayor of Pensacola announced recently that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has agreed to reimburse the city $1,012,389 for costs associated with Hurricane Ivan. [...]

The Buzz 8/16/12

The Buzz 8/16/12

Pensacola Connection to Paul Ryan Congressman Paul Ryan and Pensacola Blue Wahoo owner Quint Studer are friends. They both are from Janesville, Wisconsin. Ryan’s children attend the same school as [...]

Winners & Losers 8/16/12

Winners & Losers 8/16/12

WINNERS East Hill Honey Congratulations to the Van Horn family for successfully raising funds for their company using Kickstarter.com. The funds will purchase beekeeping equipment, expand their [...]

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