Wednesday December 7th 2016
Hope for the Holidays
By Jennifer Leigh
Every holiday season, it's important to spread a little cheer—and hope—to those less fortunate. This year is no different.
Something as simple as a plate of food or a children's toy gift-wrapped in bright, shiny paper can make all ...
By Jennifer Leigh
When you tune into WWUF 88.1 on a Saturday afternoon to listen to NPR's "Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me" and hear Paula Poundstone on the panel you know it's going to be a good day.
But after 37 years, ...
Resisting the Savior Mentality
By C. S. Satterwhite
Author Jordan Flaherty came to activism when he was a teenager.
"My first protest was when I was 16," said Flaherty. "It was in support of friends who were expelled from school for organizing against sexual assault."
Years later, ...
Mr. Gaetz Goes to Washington
By Rick Outzen
A little less than a month ago, State Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach) was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, beating Democrat Steven Specht 69%-31%. He is only the fifth person, and third Republican, to represent ...
HARD DECISIONS AHEAD Pensacola voted in 2009 to change its city government. It wasn’t a change that came easily. After all, the city had been run by a city manager since 1931.
However, faith [...]
Nightly Christmas Lights Night Segway Tour
Emerald Coast Tours offers a new holiday tour through the month of December. Glide through Downtown, North Hill, East Hill and Old East Hill and view [...]
AppRiver and Allan Bell
Governor Rick Scott recently announced the winners of the 2012 Governor’s Innovators in Business Awards. AppRiver received the Governor’s Export Excellence [...]
For a lot of people the holidays are about surviving. The never-ending shopping lists, the extra party invites, the mandatory family time, the excessive eating and drinking—sometimes just coming [...]
Escambia, Santa Rosa Continue Negative Trend
By Jeremy Morrison
We die more often of strokes, pneumonia and diabetes. We have a higher rate of underweight newborns and obese mothers. A lot of us [...]
Stumped on what to buy that friend or relative that has everything? Try an original work of art. At Blue Morning Gallery, you can purchase art without having to break the bank. The Holiday Wall [...]
‘PENSACOLA STATE ART FACULTY EXHIBITION’ 7 a.m. through Dec 14. Anna Lamar Switzer Center for Visual Arts, Bldg. 15, Pensacola State College, 1000 College Blvd., Bldg. 15. [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Hair lip Plastic surgeons in Turkey and France told CNN in November that mustache implants have suddenly surged in popularity as Middle Eastern men use their increased lip [...]
For a present that gives all year long—and isn’t a typical gift card—try gifting a membership or season ticket package to your friend’s favorite non-profit organization or sports team. There [...]
By Joani Delezen and Lilia Del Bosque Oakey Whitehouse
For most of us, handmade gifts are a holiday myth—like the Elf on the Shelf or new year’s resolutions. We love the idea of getting crafty [...]