Marina lease workshop Monday

first_img Share RelatedMarina issue remains unresolvedBy MARTHA McCLAIN Special to the PRESS Public use versus private membership in the Laguna Vista Marina was debated at a packed City Hall here Tuesday during a joint workshop between the Town Council and members of the Laguna Vista Recreational Association (LVRA), with both parties ultimately agreeing to bring-in their…April 14, 2017In “News”New marina lease under considerationBy MARTHA McCLAIN Special to the PRESS A 16-page proposed lease agreement, with a survey that provides meets and bounds of the 2.7 acre tract where the Town of Laguna Vista’s marina is located, is in the hands of members of the Laguna Vista Recreation Association Inc. The Town Council recently…May 6, 2016In “News”Meschi resigns council seatBy MARTHA McCLAIN Special to the PRESS Laguna Vista Councilman Gary Meschi resigned his Place Five seat here Wednesday. In his resignation letter, Meschi cited personal reasons for the resignation, but also said he could not work with a Council that did not make decisions in the best interest of the…July 14, 2017In “News” By MARTHA McCLAINSpecial to the PRESSA workshop to hash-out details of a new lease between the Town of Laguna Vista and the Recreation Association, which oversees operations of the local marina, is scheduled April 10 at 6:30 p.m.The meeting is open to the public, Mayor Susie Houston said. “We cannot have a private meeting. I believe everyone in Laguna Vista can attend,” she said.The proposed 25-year lease would require the association pay the Town $100 per month rent, construct a fence around the marina, pay for installation and fees for utilities including gas, electric, water, sewer and telephone.The current $1 per year lease agreement, signed by then Mayor Robert Moore in 1971, stipulates that the marina property “shall be for recreational and social purposes primarily for the inhabitants of the Village of Laguna Vista.”Want the whole story? Pick up a copy of the Port Isabel-South Padre Press, or subscribe to our E-Edition by clicking here.last_img read more

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UWF football signing day press conference and public celebration scheduled for Feb. 4

first_imgPENSACOLA, Fla. – The University of West Florida football program, led by head coach Pete Shinnick, will formally announce its first signing class on Wednesday, Feb. 4. Media are invited to attend a press conference that day at 3 p.m. in the Argonaut Athletic Club on the main UWF campus, and the public is invited to a celebration at Seville Quarter in downtown Pensacola starting at 5:30 p.m. The press conference will be open to members of the media. Fans wishing to follow online will be able to watch a live video stream at GoArgos.com. News about the signees will also be posted throughout the day to GoArgos.com, as well as Facebook.com/GoArgos and Twitter.com/GoArgos. The signing day celebration at Seville Quarter is open to all Argonaut Athletic Club boosters, Football Founders, Kickoff Squad members, UWF corporate partners and Argonaut fans. Attendees will be able to meet the coaching staff and learn more about UWF football and the first signing class of football student-athletes. The celebration will be held in Phineas Phogg’s at Seville Quarter, and light refreshments will be provided. Football will be the 15th varsity sport at UWF, and the team will begin playing in the fall of 2016. The team added two Division I transfers in December, Blake McCall from Jackson State and Tyler Henderson from Florida Atlantic, and both student-athletes are currently enrolled at UWF. The prospective student-athletes that sign with UWF on Feb. 4 will commit to attending the University in the fall of 2015. The University of West Florida Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has won eight national championships, and UWF leads all schools in Gulf South Conference history with 79 league championships and 18 all-sports trophies. UWF President Judith Bense confirmed on Sept. 4, 2013 that the UWF football team will begin playing in 2016, and the University reached an agreement for the team to play its home games at Maritime Park Stadium in downtown Pensacola starting that fall. For information on all UWF athletics, visit www.GoArgos.com. Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more

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Super Eagles beat Ghana 2-0 to reach WAFU Cup S/final

first_imgSuper Eagles are through to the semi-finals of the West African Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations after beating Ghana 2-0 in their last Group A clash.Following a goalless first half with few goa-lscoring chances, Lobi Stars striker Anthony Okpotu broke the deadlock in the 52nd minute.Peter Eneji added a quick second three minutes later and Nigeria held on for the crucial win.Monday’s victory ensured Eagles’ qualification for the Last Four in second place behind Ghana.last_img

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Riyad Mahrez continues on solo strike at Leicester

first_imgThe Riyad Mahrez case continues. The Algerian footballer says he is in a depression and cannot train. The player missed the Swansea game and is also out of Saturday’s clash with Manchester City – the side who wanted to sign him in the winter window, but Leicester City would not let him leave. Upd. at 11:58 Sport EN CET Man City offered more than 70m euros for the forward but Leicester were asking for nearly 110m, which Pep Guardiola and Co considered excessive. 07/02/2018 Mahrez sigue en ‘huelga’ IN SPORT.ES So for now Mahrez is still at Leicester, but on strike.last_img read more

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Tigers devour Bears on maiden home turf

first_imgBy JARROD POTTER DDCA – ROUND 1 REVIEW YOU never forget your first … win on turf. It was a…[To read the rest of this story Subscribe or Login to the Gazette Access Pass] Thanks for reading the Pakenham Berwick Gazette. Subscribe or Login to read the rest of this content with the Gazette Digital Access Pass subscription.last_img

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