State budget chief says state can afford tax cuts, incentives


  • November 10, 2015
  • /   Jim Turner
  • /   economy
The state has more than enough money to cover Gov. Rick Scott's push for business incentives and tax cuts while funding agency requests, his budget chief said in a memo Monday.

United Way seeks professionals to help nonprofits


  • November 10, 2015
  • /   Louis Cooper
  • /   community-dashboard
Want to help the community but not sure how? United Way of Escambia County wants to help teach you to be a better nonprofit board member.

EntreCon: Let's keep fanning the flames


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   Mike Ensley
  • /   entrecon
It’s Monday morning and I still can’t shake the feeling that something very special happened in downtown Pensacola last week.

New jobs, protecting base and new administrator on Santa Rosa agenda today


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   Louis Cooper
  • /   community-dashboard
Santa Rosa Commissioners will consider leasing land to a company that promises to bring new jobs to Milton, and a grant meant to help protect Whiting Field.

Get $500 to make your neighborhood better


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   community-dashboard
Improving the quality of life in Pensacola sometimes means getting together with your neighbors to DIY the change you want to see in your community.

VIDEO TIPS: Christa Pitts, co-creator of The Elf on the Shelf


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   entrecon
At EntreCon in Pensacola Nov. 5-6, Elf on the Shelf co-founder Christa Pitts shared wisdom about the importance of strategic planning, hiring well and getting started.

VIDEO TIPS: Chanda Bell, co-creator of The Elf on the Shelf


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   video
At EntreCon in Pensacola, the Elf on the Shelf's co-founder Chanda Bell shared how she feels about the role social media can play in the growth and integrity of her company's brand.

VIDEO TIPS: Emily Ley, Founder of Emily Ley Paper & Gifts


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   entrecon
Pensacola native and entrepreneur Emily Ley has grown her stationary business from etsy to its own online footprint. She shared her wisdom at EntreCon.

VIDEO TIPS: Chuck Dieveney, Managing Director, Juggernaut Capital Partners


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   entrecon
EntreCon: Chuck Dieveney on how to find a venture capital firm that fits your company

Santa Rosa veteran employee tapped to be administrator


  • November 9, 2015
  • /   Louis Cooper
  • /   community-dashboard
Santa Rosa Commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to offer the county’s top non-elected job to Jay resident Tony Gomillion, a 29-year veteran employee.