Saturday October 1st 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 ...
By Ashley Hardaway
Movies portray people eating sweets by themselves as hilariously depressed individuals; but throw another person in there and suddenly it’s a romantic date—complete with [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
A Continental Cuisine, With Sliders Fast-Food Culture Shock: Since December, the White Castle restaurant in Lafayette, Ind., has provided diners with a stylish experience that [...]
By Jennie McKeon
History comes to life at University of West Florida. Professor Scott Satterwhite and students from his English Composition class will perform Howard Zinn’s “Voices of a [...]
NRA AND DURELL LIED The killing of Trayvon Martin has resurfaced discussions on racism. His death also brings to light the role a Northwest Florida lawmaker played in the passage of the “Stand Your [...]
‘A ROADTRIP THROUGH FLORIDA ARCHAEOLOGY’ 10 a.m. DARC, 207 E. Main St. 595-0050, ext. 107 or flpublicarchaeology.org/darc.php.
‘GARDEN OF EDEN’ 10 a.m. through Jun 2. [...]
Get It Shorty
NOLA Superstar Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and his band Orleans Avenue are bringing their signature Big Easy style to Vinyl Music Hall Saturday night. Do yourself a favor and be [...]
By Jennie McKeon
Todd Morehead had never directed a movie before, but that didn’t stop him when he decided to produce a film about a country. A country that is often times [...]
Pensacola Mayor Ashton Hayward proclaimed the week of April 9-15 as "Pensacola JazzFest Week,” and specifically saluted Dr. F. Norman Vickers for his efforts to promote [...]
By Jennie McKeon
This weekend, indulge in chocolate. Don’t think twice about calories, it’s for a good cause. The Gulf Coast Kid’s House (GCKH) is having its Ninth Annual Chocolate [...]
King In Court On April 11, Hugh King, a non-party-affiliated candidate for Escambia County Commission, District 3, asked Circuit Court Judge Thomas Santurri to grant a restraining order against Lumon [...]
Name: Chad Rich
Day Job: Vice President/Sales, Rodney Rich & Company
Pensacola Resident Since: Born and raised in Pensacola—moved back in 2003 to start a family and work with my [...]