Saturday February 25th 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 ...
This "stay local" thing isn't just a trend or a catch phrase. It's a real movement based on culture, quality of life and macroeconomics.
There's undeniable positive economic impact that comes when [...]
Every year, the IN does a Stay Local issue—which we dedicate to all the local businesses that make Pensacola a place we actually want to live (and spend our money) in. We also look forward to [...]
LET US RULE OURSELVES Once upon a time, conservatives stood for the principal of home rule, meaning that communities had the right to establish their own ordinances and thereby create and govern the [...]
In case you're wondering, we aren't just writing about Record Store Day for the hell of it. Most of us here at the IN are looking forward to shopping it too. That's right, we've been saving up, [...]
By Sarah McCartan
In a day and age that turns heavily toward a virtual universe to provide constant stimulation and endless forms of entertainment, it is refreshing to see printed materials still [...]
‘RETURN TO CLAY AND FIRE: WOOD FIRED CERAMICS BY BEN TWINGLEY’ 8 a.m. Gallery 88, inside WUWF 11000 University Pkwy. Through April 26. 474-2787 or wuwf.org.
JASON PINCKART [...]
Why buy vinyl? For some, records may seem to be unwieldy relics of the past.
For others, the move toward an increasingly computer-centric music experience has created a near-recoil back toward [...]
We’ve gotten through the first quarter of 2013 and the Winners & Losers division of the Northwest Florida region of the Independent News media, entertainment and boiled peanut empire has taken [...]
We'd love to see how you spend your Stay Local Saturday and any and all Record Store Day treasures you're lucky enough to score. So we decided to take to Instagram.
Those annoying hashtags people [...]
If you are extra-fond of crate digging, the following stores are not participating in Record Store Day, but offer local vinyl-hunting opportunities:
7007 Lanier [...]