Saturday December 7th 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 ...
by MAXWELL CHASE
I would like to know about some of the shipwrecks that have been found around Pensacola.
The Florida Bureau of Archeological Research has identified [...]
PERDIDO KEY CELEBRATES THE LATE ROSAMOND JOHNSON, JR., KOREAN WAR HERO, WITH CEREMONY AT JOHNSON’S BEACH The Perdido Key Chamber will host a celebration in honor of African-American War Hero [...]
Copy and Social Media Ogre, Clever Ogre
What is your chief characteristic?
I’m “fight to the death” devoted to my friends and family.
What do you appreciate most about your [...]
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6-8 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: [...]
Wilco Performance at the Mobile Saenger
Review By Kate Peterson
Rain and cold winds would not keep the Wilco fans at bay. They are a band really in a class by itself. They are not everywhere, [...]
PENSACOLA’S NEW MAYOR DEFINES ‘STRONG’
Strong mayors make things happen. They listen, seek counsel and take action. They are visionaries who promote their cities to the outside world. When [...]
Oil Spill Expert Riki Ott Speaks at League of Women Voters Meeting
By Kate Peterson
The oil spill in the Gulf has been lapping up on our shores for a year now, and the effects on our environment [...]
SHOW AND TELL One of the most asinine political attacks in my lifetime has been the bizarre preoccupation of the most radical segment of the Republican Party with the birth certificate of Barack [...]
Bar Crawl Brings Partiers From Downtown to the Beach and Back
by Grant Hutchinson
On May 5, 1862, Mexican Commander General Ignacio Zaragoza Seguín led a cavalry charge against invading French [...]
NAVY SEALS A team of U.S. Navy SEALs along with CIA attacked Osama bin Laden’s hideout in Pakistan and shot the world’s most-wanted terrorist in the head. U.S. helicopters landed the [...]