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An Update on the Human Rights Ordinance

An Update on the Human Rights Ordinance

By Jennifer Leigh It’s been six months since the Pensacola City Council hosted the public workshop on a proposed Human Rights Ordinance that would prohibit discrimination in work or public [...]

Stop the Trash Talk

Stop the Trash Talk

Local volunteer group hopes to clean beaches and clear misunderstandings By Shelby Smithey Amidst the literal miles of tents that will be set up along Park East for Memorial Day weekend, one new [...]

Advocacy from A to Z

Advocacy from A to Z

A guide to local groups, events and resources helping to improve LGBT quality of life By Jennifer Leigh There are plenty of reasons to celebrate and enjoy the traditional Memorial Day festivities [...]

What’s next for marriage equality?

What’s next for marriage equality?

By Shelby Smithey It’s been almost five months since Floridians won marriage equality. Thousands of couples across the state were finally validated, and many more now have the right to enjoy the [...]

Never a Dull Moment

Never a Dull Moment

Memorial Day weekend—sometimes referred to as Memorial Day Pride or Pensacola Beach Pride*—comes with no shortage of parties. For those who aren’t exhausted after a day (or four) on the beach, [...]

Do It Like A Local


Do It Like A Local


Dos and Don’ts for Memorial Day Weekend By Lindsay Rae Meyers Do:
Remember that song "Wear Sunscreen"? Just do it. Apply before you leave home and reapply every 30 minutes. No, SPF 4 does [...]

Legends, Myths and Questions Unanswered

Legends, Myths and Questions Unanswered

By Jessica Forbes Over the course of living and working in Pensacola, several IN staffers have heard a few curious stories about Memorial Day weekend. While preparing this issue, a few of those [...]

The Mystery of Memorial Day

The Mystery of Memorial Day

How Pensacola Beach Became The Hot Spot By Jennie McKeon There’s no mistaking what time of year it is on Pensacola Beach during Memorial Day weekend. Every year, the beach is sprinkled with [...]