Thursday September 29th 2016
Getting Out The Vote
Local Campaign Volunteers On Why This November Matters
By Shelby Smithey
Behind every campaign is a group of people who fully dedicate themselves to their party and candidate. Whether staunchly Republican or Democrat, these people push the campaign forward and make ...
Keeping With Tradition
By Jennifer Leigh
The mission of the Russian Grand Ballet is to celebrate the traditions of classical ballet, said Artistic Director, Constantine Pinchuk.
So it's no surprise that the touring company will be performing the timeless "Swan Lake" as they stop in ...
A Seat at the Table
By Eurydice Stanley
When asked if he participated in the sit-ins that desegregated Pensacola, 91-year-old Civil Rights Activist Howard King responded simply, "While they were at the counter, we were at the table."
His statement reflects the symbiotic relationship of successful grassroots ...
Veterans Tell Their VA Stories
By Rick Outzen
In mid-September, Concerned Veterans for America (CVA) launched a new platform, MyVAstory.org, for military veterans to share their experiences with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Since then, hundreds of veterans have posted their stories to the website.
"We want ...
By Hana Frenette
More than 10 years ago, Scott Novota started making and selling collectible, hand-blown glass pumpkins in his back yard. They ranged in size, color and complexity, but each one had the special seal of approval from Novota, his ...
NOW SHOWING AT MOVIES 4, GULF BREEZE
Starring: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan
A novelist struggling with writer's block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a [...]
What is in the future for the utility?
by Rick Outzen
Stan W. Connally Jr. took over as president and CEO of Gulf Power Company on July 1. He assumes control of the Pensacola-headquartered [...]
Pensacola: How to Survive the End of the World
by Edwin Banacia
Maybe it’s just me, but the 24-hour news cycle has made the world a scary place. Hell, at this point, I’m even almost afraid [...]
‘RITUALS’ 7 a.m. Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, Bldg 15, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd., Bldg 15. 484-2550 or pensacolastate.edu.
‘A ROADTRIP THROUGH [...]
By Katya Ivanov
Performing as Astronautalis, he prefers his name—Andy Bothwell. He started battle rapping in high school while a student in Jacksonville Beach, Fla., freestyling between [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Intruder (Not) Alert Are We Safe? In August, Daniel Castillo’a Jet Ski broke down in New York City’s Jamaica Bay, forcing him to swim to the nearest shore -- at JFK [...]
Black Ministers Unite A group of local ministers gathered on Monday, August 27 to make a statement regarding the recent string of shootings in the Pensacola area.
“Too many of our young people [...]
By Hana Frenette
Rap in the '90s was great. Lyrical freedom was being utilized to the fullest and auto-tune didn’t exist yet. Several new artists emerged from the West Coast, creating the [...]
By Kate Peterson
We are not talking about any old run-of-the-mill beer. The Escambia Bay Homebrewers organization prides itself on making the finest of adult beverages. The club, along with [...]
Name: Cindi Bonner aka Willis, Granola, Big Momma or CBB
Day Job: Owner of Fitness Onboard LLC
Pensacola Resident Since: I was born and raised in Pensacola. Left for college in 1989 and I [...]
A Much-Needed Win
Why do nine out of 10 Pensacola residents believe the city is moving in the right direction? Some can point to the strong-mayor form of government and they would be partially [...]