Tuesday February 28th 2017
Pictures, Parades and More
A Guide To Mardi Gras 2017
By Stephanie Sharp
WARREN THOMPSON’S MARDI GRAS VIEW
Even the most seasoned Mardi Gras veterans only ever catch glimpses of their fellow parade-goers through the gaps between festooned floats and decked-out marching bands. One photographer has ...
Black History Month Poetry Events
By C.S. Satterwhite
As Black History Month comes to a close, several events throughout Pensacola celebrate the February tradition honoring African-American culture.
Speaking to the vibrancy of Pensacola's poetry scene, this year two major poetry events are scheduled at the same time ...
Don’t Call Them Emo
By Grant Hutchinson
Jimmy Eat World will be performing at Vinyl on Feb. 28, and local fans couldn't be more stoked.
"(The band's first three records) had such an impact on me," said Travis Seals, 36, of Pensacola. "I associate them with ...
Trial Lawyer 2.0 Wins Again
By Rick Outzen
Last week, the Levin Papantonio law firm announced it had helped secure a cash settlement of more than $670 million with Dupont over lawsuits related to the exposure of the toxic chemical C8 from the company's plant in ...
Development Honors Grocer Willard Warfield
By Duwayne Escobedo
Both Chad Henderson and John Ellis Jr. enjoy preserving historic buildings.
Henderson, founder and CEO of the healthcare real estate development company Catalyst CRE, owns the four-story Rhodes Building on the corner of Chase and Palafox streets that was ...
by Joani Delezen
If you aren't hip to Big Freedia yet, you need to fix that ASAP. The "Queen Diva" is widely known and credited for bringing bounce music out of the shadows of post-Katrina New [...]
Whether you are looking to dance the weekend through, or simply sit back and enjoy the sights, sounds and scenery, there is endless entertainment to be found both daily and nightly throughout [...]
by Lilia Del Bosque Oakey Whitehouse
It’s a topic that people don’t often talk about. But HIVevolution wants to start the conversation.
The local non-profit is an HIV/AIDS awareness and [...]
All This Crap for Rick Springfield?
By Jeremy Morrison
For the past year, the city of Pensacola’s Neighborhood Services Department has managed the Community Maritime Park. Outside the bounds [...]
Dos and Don’ts for Memorial Day Weekend
By Lindsay Rae Meyers
Remember that song "Wear Sunscreen"? Just do it. Apply before you leave home and reapply every 30 minutes. No, SPF 4 does [...]
An Insider’s Look at Memorial Day Weekend
By Sarah McCartan
Step onto Pensacola Beach’s sugary white sand this weekend and you are guaranteed to see a colorful formation of flags flying high, [...]
Every year Pensacola and Pensacola Beach play host to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) visitors for a truly unique Memorial Day Weekend bash. For some the weekend is one big circuit [...]
By Sarah McCartan
It doesn’t matter how you are getting there. The important thing is that you are traveling smart so that you arrive at each and every one of your destinations safely. Here are [...]
By Jessica Forbes
On Memorial Day weekend, a remote stretch of Pensacola Beach is widely known as a destination for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) visitors for the first three-day [...]
Amid the festivities that have grown to surround Memorial Day weekend, ultimately, the annual, federal holiday is a time to honor the memory of the men and women who have died while serving in the [...]