Friday September 30th 2016
Getting Out The Vote
Local Campaign Volunteers On Why This November Matters
By Shelby Smithey
Behind every campaign is a group of people who fully dedicate themselves to their party and candidate. Whether staunchly Republican or Democrat, these people push the campaign forward and make ...
Keeping With Tradition
By Jennifer Leigh
The mission of the Russian Grand Ballet is to celebrate the traditions of classical ballet, said Artistic Director, Constantine Pinchuk.
So it's no surprise that the touring company will be performing the timeless "Swan Lake" as they stop in ...
A Seat at the Table
By Eurydice Stanley
When asked if he participated in the sit-ins that desegregated Pensacola, 91-year-old Civil Rights Activist Howard King responded simply, "While they were at the counter, we were at the table."
His statement reflects the symbiotic relationship of successful grassroots ...
Veterans Tell Their VA Stories
By Rick Outzen
In mid-September, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched a new platform, MyVAstory.org, for military veterans to share their experiences with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Since then, hundreds of veterans have posted their stories to the website.
"We want ...
By Hana Frenette
More than 10 years ago, Scott Novota started making and selling collectible, hand-blown glass pumpkins in his back yard. They ranged in size, color and complexity, but each one had the special seal of approval from Novota, his ...
Pensacola’s Domestic Partnership Registry Approved
By Jessica Forbes
After two city council meetings packed with supporters, a proposed Domestic Partnership Registry (DPR) for the city of [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Yellow and Brown Values A Swedish TV show, "Biss och Kajs," found itself in the spotlight in November—in Russia, where government-run television apparently used it to send a [...]
The Pensacola City Councilwoman for District 2 has proposed amendments to the city’s land development code that will provide greater opportunity for public notice of [...]
By Sarah McCartan and Jessica Forbes
When it comes to public art, countless cities around the world have taken it upon themselves to install pieces that not only beautify their landscapes, but [...]
Nan Rich visits Pensacola
By Jessica Forbes
Continuing to build a grassroots campaign she began over a year ago, Democratic candidate for governor Nan Rich will speak in Pensacola at the [...]
By Sarah McCartan
Everyone could use a little Monday night madness to take a load off, especially with the holidays rapidly approaching. In addition to welcoming local lady rap duo Cookies & [...]
RUNNING: SIX AT SIX 6 a.m. Running Wild, 3012 E Cervantes St. 435-9222 or werunwild.com.
FIRST CITY ART CENTER 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. “Small Works” on display through January. [...]
Pensacola and Escambia County proved once again in 2013 their ability to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory. When things seemed to be heading smoothly, egos, hidden agendas and politics [...]
12.13-12.24 & 12.26-12.29 ZOO LIGHTS 6 – 10 p.m. The Gulf Breeze Zoo invites you to enjoy the beauty of the zoo at night as you admire thousands of sparkling holiday lights. 5701 Gulf Breeze [...]
The local elections next year may be the most important in recent memory, which is saying a lot considering how the past three were game-changers.
In those elections, we completely changed the [...]
Pensacola Makes Another List Pensacolians are driving less than they used to, a new study shows. According to the U.S. PIRG, a federation of state Public Interest Research Groups (PIRGs), Pensacola [...]