Friday February 24th 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 Terri Schlichenmeyer....
When it comes to our elected officials, nothing surprises you anymore.
Sent to do a job, they look like adults but they often act like children with plenty of time [...]
NOW SHOWING AT MOVIES 4, GULF BREEZE – ALL MOVIES $5
Starring: Keira Knightley, Jude Law
Set in late-19th-century Russia high-society, the aristocrat [...]
By Jennie McKeon
After 56 years, “West Side Story” is still as poignant and beautiful as it was when it opened on Broadway.
Based on Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” the story [...]
Fare Thee Well
ARC Gateway Executive Director Donna Fassett passed away Dec. 27 following her battle with cancer. After 33 years serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental [...]
Ending the Violence & Bloodshed
By Rick Outzen
On a sunny Monday afternoon, Labar Brown stepped out of his home to get ice cream for his family. The kids, Miracle, age 6, and Cardarylo, age [...]
LA LECHE LEAGUE 9:30 a.m. Mother-to-mother support for breastfeeding mothers of babies and toddlers. Ever’man 315 W. Garden St. For more information, call 438-0402 or visit [...]
Our community has completed the first two years of this decade. The Year 2013 may be what will define whether we consider the decade a good one or not. The Winners & Losers bureau of the [...]
Escambia Seeks Environmental Voice
By Jeremy Morrison
It may be the most important seat in town. Or, possibly, the most irrelevant. Or, worse, a sham.
When RESTORE dollars dump upon Escambia [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
The Continuing Crisis Floyd Johnson pleaded guilty to attempted murder in an odd scene in a New York City courtroom in November. Johnson has only one leg, and had been charged [...]
'Les Miserables' Could Be a 2013 Reality Show
The movie adaptation of “Les Miserables” hit the theaters on Christmas Day. Based on Victor Hugo’s classic, it tells the quest of Inspector [...]