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 ...
There are a couple of things that may come to mind when someone brings up the ballet. Elegance. Beauty. Timelessness.
Ballet Pensacola is looking to add a new word to your mental thesaurus: [...]
"The Hunger Games" Games
If you're catching the midnight screening of "The Hunger Games" tonight (and we know you are) you should start by pre-gaming at Barnes & Noble. The bookseller is [...]
Name: Nicole E. Sturgill
Day Job: All Things Considered Host/Feature Producer, 88.1 FM WUWF
Pensacola Resident Since: April 1, 2011
Good Eats: Blue Dot Barbeque on North DeVilliers Street is a [...]
3.22 Cancer Prevention Series
Lois Stephens leads the discussion with the film, “Cancer The Forbidden Cures,” a 93-minute film that explains the most diverse, effective methods that have been [...]
Councilman Challenges Chamber Chairman
By Jeremy Morrison
By the time Pensacola City Councilman John Jerralds called the police, George Hawthorne had publicly summed up the councilman’s March [...]
MIRACLE NEEDED A.A. Dixon Charter School of Excellence needs a miracle. Last week, the Florida Department of Education told the Escambia County School Board that the school isn’t likely to improve [...]
By Hana Frenette
Some filmmakers begin their creative process with a clear and concise idea of the finished product. Others start writing the first 20 pages of a mockumentary resembling “Spinal [...]
Still Waters Day & Medical Spa
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Inspired by the 84th Oscar Annual Academy Awards, the Winners & Losers faction of the Independent News media and entertainment empire has been working on its own screenplays. This is what [...]
Capitalizing on Pensacola’s past
By Jeremy Morrison
As the fog lifts in Pensacola, the early morning light unveils another day in the area’s long, rich history. It’s the day Nick Schuck [...]
FRESH OIL? Nearly two years after the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, pilot Bonny Schumaker is still seeing what looks like oil streaming from the Deepwater Horizon site.
“It didn’t take any [...]