Thursday December 5th 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 ...
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 1-4 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. [...]
Soles4Souls (giveshoes.org) and Shoe Station have joined forces to bring shoes to victims of the devastating earthquake in Japan.
Shoe Station will help collect footwear to support Soles4Souls’ [...]
THE HANGOUT MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES LINEUP ADDITIONS
INCLUDING THE AVETT BROTHERS, STS9, GRACE POTTER AND THE NOCTURNALS, BRANDI CARLILE, AND JJ GREY AND MOFRO
The Hangout Music Festival has [...]
The University of West Florida announces the 11th Edition of the Festival On the Green, Friday, April 1st and Saturday, April 2nd. This year’s festival will feature over 20 venues with events [...]
A Guide to All Things Irish Around Town
by Hana Frenette
There are so many things to do on St. Patrick’s Day. Wear green. Don’t wear green and get pinched all day. Draw amateur sketches of [...]
2nd ANNUAL Hangout Fest Brings Exciting Lineup to Gulf Coast
By Hana Frenette
Hangout Fest is back. The second annual festival will be held May 20-22 in Gulf Shores, Ala. and will feature an [...]
By Chuck Sheppard
New York University arts professor Wafaa Bilal had his camera surgically removed in February—the one that was implanted in the back of his skull in November to record, at [...]
MERITLESS FCAT The concept of merit pay makes sense. The best workers deserve to be paid better than slackers. No one can argue against that, unless you are one of the slackers. That’s why the new [...]
Escambia County School Board Member, District 4
What is your chief characteristic?
I’m optimistic. Some even call me a Pollyanna.
What do you appreciate most about your [...]
GULF POWER Fortune Magazine has ranked Gulf Power and the other Southern Company subsidiaries, Mississippi Power, Alabama Power and Georgia Power, as the No. 1 in the electric and gas [...]