Saturday October 25th 2014
In Their Own Words
Inweekly Looks at Pensacola and Escambia County Races
By Rick Outzen
Inweekly spent three days interviewing the candidates for Escambia County Commission, Pensacola City Council and mayor of Pensacola. Each was asked the same questions in hopes of giving you a more ...
Fall Back and Get Some Sleep
By Jessica Forbes
Daylight saving time ends on Sunday, Nov. 2, marking the end of long summer days and the time to set clocks back one hour.
As most of the U.S. prepares to “fall back,” we here at the Inweekly decided ...
Give and Take
By Hana Frenette
GIVERS, an indie pop band from Lafayette, Louisiana, have spent most of their time on the road—whether it’s playing small bars and clubs around the country, performing at music festivals, or supporting the Dirty Projectors on tour. ...
Going To The Dogs
By Sarah McCartan
Every dog owner knows Saturdays aren’t for work. They’re for spending the day at play with your canine companion. Rather than lounging at home or taking a trip to the dog park this Saturday, why not strut ...
by Hana Frenette
She’s recorded numerous country hits, dated Elvis and been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Recently, 73-year-old first lady of rockabilly Wanda Jackson took some [...]
No one invited him to the party. And he’s none too happy about it.
“That’s another example of why I’m leaving the TDC,” said Pensacola City Councilman Larry Johnson.
The Tourist [...]
Are you on Twitter? You should be.
And you should follow InatDeLunaFest—that's the IN's new twitter page, devoted exclusively to all things DeLuna, all weekend long. We've got reporters all [...]
Larry B. Johnson’s days on the Tourist Development Council are numbered. He’s planning to walk away halfway through his term.
“I’ve just decided my energies would be better spent somewhere [...]
Our new friends from BEST DAMN PhotoBooth were on hand last night at the Fish House to help celebrate Best of the Coast and they just happened to bring their talented photographers.
Check out [...]
A team of Gulf Coast congressmen announced Wednesday that they are introducing a bill which aims to keep a majority of the fines collected following last year’s oil spill in the region.
The bill [...]
Following a year of public input, the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force has issued a preliminary report and a call for further public input.
The task force was charged with returning a [...]
IN STAFF PICKS ITS FAVORITES
By IN Staff
Everybody always asks us if Best of the Coast is rigged by the IN staff. And we always laugh.
Because if that was true, all of our favorite places [...]
Independent News readers are Pensacola’s influentials. You know the best places to shop, dine and have fun. You make or break political careers, support worthwhile charitable events and make things [...]
INNISFREE ADOPTS CHARTER SCHOOL
By Jeremy Morrison
Students sat in their red shirts. They weren’t quite sure what they were waiting for.
“I don’t think they really, really get it,” [...]