'Would I like some do-overs? Sure'


  • August 15, 2015
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   community-dashboard
Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward acknowledges missteps, looks for path forward from recent headlines involving Maritime Park, staff issues.

Leadership tip: missed deadlines


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   Quint Studer
  • /   quint-studer,leadership-tips
If you’re going to miss a timeline, or your expenses are over, make sure you let your boss know. Before they come to you, you go to them.

What would be in a template lease at Maritime Park?


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   Shannon Nickinson
  • /   community-dashboard
Questions on the Studer leases at Community Maritime Park could form basis of template lease for the downtown redevelopment project moving forward.

Bill would boost autism screening


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   News Service of Florida
  • /   education
A bill filed this week in the Florida House could place new requirements on health insurers related to the screening of children for autism spectrum disorder.

District offers free breakfast, lunch at needy schools


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   education
Escambia School officials on Aug. 13 announced that 30 local schools will be eligible for a program that will free meals for all the students in their halls.

Beer-infused foods in focus at next SipSavorTalk


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   Mike Ensley
  • /   community-dashboard
Beer-infused meats and foods take center stage at this month’s SipSavorTalk, the culinary networking event, on Monday, August 17, 2015, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., on the patio of Five Sisters Blues Cafe.

Making space for creativity in Escambia schools


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   Reggie Dogan
  • /   education
A key component of Escambia County schools' Vision 2020 plan will be the introduction of Makerspaces in libraries across the district.The Makerspace movement provides creative time and space for students to build prototypes, explore questions, bounce ideas off one another and create things together.

PSC gets $2.69 million in grants for student support


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   staff reports
  • /   education
PSC received some $2.69 million grants to help students who are first generation in college, low income, or have a documented disability.

Jeb Bush to host town hall in Pensacola


  • August 14, 2015
  • /   Ron Stallcup
  • /   community-dashboard
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush is hosting a town hall in Pensacola.

Public welcome to speak at Tiger Point golf course meeting


  • August 13, 2015
  • /   Louis Cooper
  • /   community-dashboard
Public comment will be allowed at an Aug. 13 meeting among Santa Rosa County, Gulf Breeze officials on fate of Tiger Point golf course.