When bringing an idea forward, please consider where the money should come from to pay for implementation, and even what your role as a citizen will be within that project.
When I decided to take off my business suits and strike out as a freelancer, I did so with the distinct impression I needed to deliver stellar work on time and as promised. If I wanted to eat and pay my bills, I needed to meet my deadlines in the agreed upon fashion or I would find myself looking at the business end of a desk job. I spent time with like-minded people who reinforced this idea of a work ethic and affirmed the idea that I would be able to feed myself if I kept my promises and did good work. These are the rules by which most freelancers live.
Pinellas County Commissioners will now be able to give tax breaks for up to 10 years on buildings and machinery to new or expanding companies. All well and good, I suppose, except…
It’s official and on the record: Gulfport City Council unanimously supports marriage equality.
On September 2, Gulfport Mayor Sam Henderson proclaimed October “Gulfport History Month.”
On Saturday, August 23, Gulfport Mayor Sam Henderson accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge issued by Jon Ziegler.
For the first time in several years the Gulfport Historical Society will sell ads to help defray the cost of its annual wall calendar.
I sometimes wonder if I would love this town as much as I do if I didn’t see most of it through the filter of a camera.
Just when we thought the war on terror was over (we got out of Iraq and are getting out of Afghanistan), it raises its head in the grotesque beheading of an American journalist. It shouldn’t be a surprise.
We are allowed to expect more from our government.
we’re still talking about the inadequacy of a public school education. We need some straight talk. We’re making basic education too complicated.
Spurred by Gulfport’s Ward Three Councilwoman, Gulfport City Council voted 3-2 to pass a resolution supporting marriage equality.