Tuesday October 25th 2016
5 ELEVEN PALAFOX
Winner: Best Reception Venue
Runner Up: Best Special Event Space
For the second year in a row, 5 Eleven Palafox has won this category, which validates its reputation as the [...]
Winner: Best Local Politician
Runner Up: Best Community Leader
Pensacola’s first strong mayor has changed the culture of city government from passive and reactive to proactive. [...]
‘IT’S 5 O’ CLOCK SOMEWHERE’ MARGARITA TASTING 2 p.m. Margaritaville Beach Hotel, 165 Fort Pickens Road. 916-9755 or margaritavillehotel.com.
CULTURE CLUB 5 [...]
CAT COUNTRY 98.7/NEWS RADIO 1620AM
Winner: Best Radio Station, Best Radio DJ-Brent Lane, Best Morning Show, Best Radio Talk/News Host-Wendi Summers
Runner Up: Best Radio Talk/News Host-Branden [...]
Best Bang for Your Buck
Best Bar for Getting Flat-Out Drunk
Winner: Emerald City
JULIAN & KIM MACQUEEN A.A. Dixon Charter School of Excellence is gaining more community support every week. The Innisfree Hotels founder and CEO recently joined his wife, who serves on [...]
We regret that we must withdraw from our October 16 performance at DeLuna Fest in Pensacola, FL. As much as we were looking forward to rocking our final date of the year with our Florida fans, [...]
Are you still looking for a way to get DeLuna Fest tickets? This Friday (Oct. 7th) is your LAST shot.
The DeLuna Fest team is hosting a Downtown Pub Crawl and you need to be there.
It's a [...]
HERESY: NOCTURNAL LUST VAMPIRE BALL October 7th
The time has come for you to bring out your inner vampire and join us for a night of dancing, fun, and indulgence as Seville Quarter [...]
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,” said the Rev. LuTimothy May.
Outside in the A.A. Dixon [...]
They asked about speed humps. And fire hydrants, and taxes and antique MGs.
In the seventh such forum, Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward and company held court at the Tryon Public Library on Langley [...]
Teen Violence in Escambia County
By Jeremy Morrison
This is not Columbia. This is not the battlefield of Mexico’s drug cartels. It’s not a backwards, third-world, over-there speck on the [...]
SIDING WITH LOCALS
The Independent News may have been the only newspaper in the country that refused to take any BP ads concerning the oil spill and its version of the facts. The decision cost us [...]
POWELL GIVES UP JOB John Powell, a Republican candidate for Escambia County Sheriff, resigned on Sept. 14 from his position as the director of the Florida Division of Alcohol, Beverage & Tobacco [...]
And The Winner Is…
The votes are in and tallied and we are finally ready to announce who's the best of the best around town. Tune in next week for our annual Best of the Coast issue.