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 ...
One Square, Many Circles
by Jessica Forbes
It is amazing how much history can be found in one square block in Pensacola, even in one square block of park space. Located at 17th Avenue and East [...]
ROBERT KENNEDY, JR. INTERVIEWS CIVIL RIGHTS ICON
By Rick Outzen
On Tuesday, Oct. 2, I sat in on an interview between Robert Kennedy, Jr. and civil rights icon James Meredith, the first [...]
The wife of Congressman Jeff Miller is championing Wreaths Across America which is working with the Three Rivers Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution to double [...]
Name: Casey Sparks
Day Job: Assistant General Manager/Director of Marketing, Pensacola Bay Center
Resident Since: April 2012
Cool People: Since I have only lived here six months, I have not [...]
Convergence of Issues Trigger County Freakout
By Jeremy Morrison
The Escambia County political realm appears to be limping toward a desperate implosion. Maybe it’s the pressure of promised [...]
Lame Ducks Bite The most dangerous elected official is the one who no longer seeks public office but still has time to create havoc. It’s particularly dangerous when the politician is a county [...]
By Bradley "Beej" Davis Jr.
There are two things that are undoubtedly non-discriminant: art and cancer. The lineage of artists of Quayside Gallery, a member-operated and staple Pensacola museum, [...]
Tim Kasher and company are bringing their brand of classic Omaha indie rock back to Pensacola. This time the show's at Vinyl so hopefully there will be more breathing room, but [...]
By Kate Peterson
Blues, talent and music lineage, the North Mississippi Allstars have all three—and more.
Band members, Luther Dickinson, vocals, guitar and lowebow, and Cody Dickinson (who [...]
West Florida Healthcare is partnering with Sole Inn and Suites, 200 N. Palafox, and local artist Dan Lindemann for a Gallery Night event to highlight “Breast Cancer Awareness Month.”