Monday February 27th 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 Jessica Forbes
This Saturday, April 20, two area record stores are participating in Record Store Day, an annual event becoming increasingly anticipated amongst music lovers and vinyl record [...]
Paloma - ‘EP Dos’
I consider myself very fortunate. I live in a beautiful place, I have a great family and in the local music community I am surrounded by some incredibly talented people. The [...]
Bummin’ Under the Bridge
By Jeremy Morrison
As traffic traverses the Pensacola Bay Bridge, most drivers are unaware what lies beneath the rhythm of their tires. It’s revealed to seagulls and [...]
Get out your maps treasure hunters, the WEAR and West Florida Medical Group DeLuna Treasure Hunt begins today April 15.
For 64 years, the Fiesta of Five Flags Association has engaged the public [...]
By Brett Hutchins
There comes a time at every music festival where you reach your breaking point. Three days of non-stop music, dancing, and being at the mercy of the weather takes its toll on the [...]
Navy Federal Credit Union
With support from Escambia County, Enterprise Florida and the University of West Florida’s Office of Economic Development and Engagement, the Chamber helped to [...]
By Sarah McCartan
It started with a single question. “Why don’t we have accurate representation of our local talent at area music festivals?” asked SouthSounds co-creator/director Emily [...]
‘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 [...]
Crist: Flip-Flop Grandmaster?
Florida Democrats are hungrily awaiting the announcement from their newly minted member, Charlie Crist, that the former Republican governor will seek the office [...]
Looking for a Leader
Escambia County is still searching for an administrator. After being told that initial search results were “a little light”—and discussing keeping Interim Administrator [...]