Thursday December 5th 2013
How Not To Do Business
City vs. The Fish House
By Rick Outzen
The title of the Pensacola News Journal’s (PNJ) article on Tuesday, Nov. 26 could have easily been “Mayor Accuses Fish House of Cheating City Out of Millions.” It wasn’t, but that is how some ...
The Thermals Heat Up Florida
By Jessica Forbes
Within the contiguous United States, Florida and Oregon are essentially as far apart as two states can be. So when the Portland-based band, The Thermals, goes on tour, sometimes the sunshine state gets left out of the party ...
Get Fired Up for the Holidays
By Sarah McCartan
It’s that time again. It’s time for the holidays, and time for the eagerly anticipated “Hot Glass, Cold Brew” event at First City Art Center (formerly the Belmont Arts and Cultural Center). Although Friday, Dec. 6 marks the ...
Music at the Box
By Jessica Forbes and Sarah McCartan
Although downtown Mobile’s only all original music venue, Alabama Music Box, hosts shows year round, and between karaoke and dance parties, has something going on nearly every night in between, we’ve handpicked a few of ...
West Pensacola Live Theatre Offers Boisterous Stage Production
By BARRY SHUCK
Life changes with a death in the family. And when the one passing is a parent, the aftermath can often be troublesome [...]
GOP BUDGET SPIN The Republican Party of Florida paid for automated phone calls from Gov. Rick Scott to Republican “super” voters in the area. Gov. Scott praised his “jobs” budget and how it [...]
We asked the members of the 2011 IN Power List who their mentors are.
Fred Donovan: W. H. Baskerville, a 57-year-old experienced professional engineer who developed his business skills during the [...]
Once you're named the most influential, you deserve a special place.
FRED LEVIN (2007)
The flamboyant and outspoken Pensacola trial attorney has the University of Florida law school named after [...]
Promoter of Early Retirement
What is your chief characteristic?
I love to help people have fun.
What do you appreciate most about your friends?
Honesty and challenging [...]
MENTORS NEEDED When working on the 2011 Power List, I began asking leaders about their mentors. Who helped them along the way to success? Who do they go to for advice and help?
Leadership in [...]
By Chuck Sheppard
Ellenbeth Wachs, 48, was arrested in Lakeland, Fla., in May on a complaint that she “simulated” a sex act in front of a minor. In a March incident, Wachs, after receiving [...]
TDC RECOMMENDATION RAISES THE ISSUE
by J. Adam Morrison
Is Escambia County’s government tinged with racism? The short answer, it seems, is no. But the longer version—still spilling out of a [...]
1 Ashton Hayward, Pensacola Mayor
2 Julian MacQueen, CEO, Innisfree Hotels
3 David Morgan, Escambia Co. Sheriff
4 Mike Papantonio, Attorney; Media Pundit
5 Jim [...]
WEST FLORIDA HISTORIC PRESERVATION The Florida Trust for Historic Preservation honored West Florida Historic Preservation for its 2010 renovation of the Historic Barkley House and Gardens [...]