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 ...
'Les Miserables' Could Be a 2013 Reality Show
The movie adaptation of “Les Miserables” hit the theaters on Christmas Day. Based on Victor Hugo’s classic, it tells the quest of Inspector [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
People With Too Much Money During the 2012 presidential campaign, Mitt Romney caught criticism for his proposed California home with parking on an upper floor, requiring a car [...]
By Jennie McKeon
Pensacola Symphony Orchestra’s annual Beethoven & Blue Jeans is a popular night for local music. Whether it’s because of the familiarity of the music or the relaxed, [...]
NOW SHOWING AT MOVIES 4, GULF BREEZE
Starring: Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem
Bond's loyalty to M is tested as her past comes back to haunt her, bringing MI6 under [...]
Some High Schools Improve, not in Escambia All the high schools in the Escambia Public School District maintained their school grades for the 2011-12 school year, except for Northview High that [...]
It’s not all about the Pelican Drop and cover bands this year. Sure that can be a lot of fun, but for the live music fans of Pensacola, it leaves a lot to be desired. The third annual Masquerave is [...]
TWO INSPIRATIONS During the course of a year, I interview somewhere around 200 people. Two women that I interviewed this past year really stand out.
Last March, The Gulf Coast Diplomacy Council [...]
The last week of 2012 is the perfect time for people to make changes for the upcoming year. Most will make resolutions that involve dieting and exercise. At least, that is true for the Winners & [...]
By Hana Frenette
New Year’s Eve. Champagne. Sparklers. Funny hats and sparkly clothes. Most people wander around downtown, watch the pelican drop and then spend an hour trying to wade through [...]
There’s a Ballpark, Now What?
By Jeremy Morrison
From one side of Pensacola City Hall there is a sparkling bay view of the Community Maritime Park across the street. Randy Oliver is tucked away [...]
TOUR THE COLUMBUS SHIPS PINTA AND NINA’ 9 a.m. Free-$8. For information on guided tours for groups, call to inquire. Through January 2. Pensacola Port, 700 S. Barracks St. [...]