Saturday February 25th 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 ...
Sunshine Daydream The state has determined that there is insufficient evidence supporting Pensacola City Councilwoman’s Sherri Myers’ accusations of Sunshine Law violation against Mayor Ashton [...]
By Sarah McCartan
Looking for a prime hotspot to fulfill all of your last minute holiday shopping needs this season in one fell swoop? Look no further than Palafox Market.
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“I could have went the other way if someone did not care enough to stay actively engaged in my life.”—Rev. Joseph Marshall
“I’d always had the Lucille Ball approach to life: don’t mess [...]
Prohibition in Our Port City: Nothing ‘Dry’ About It
by Jessica Forbes
Like everywhere else in the United States, the Prohibition of alcohol did little to discourage alcohol consumption in [...]
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A man in an iron lung who wishes to lose his virginity contacts a professional sex surrogate [...]
Lindsay Myers was first introduced to furoshiki—a Japanese tradition of wrapping gifts in cloth—through a love of Lush bath and body products.
“They started offering it as a re-useable, [...]
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 [...]