Wednesday December 11th 2013
How Not To Do Business
City vs. The Fish House
By Rick Outzen
The title of the Pensacola News Journal’s (PNJ) article on Tuesday, Nov. 26 could have easily been “Mayor Accuses Fish House of Cheating City Out of Millions.” It wasn’t, but that is how some ...
The Thermals Heat Up Florida
By Jessica Forbes
Within the contiguous United States, Florida and Oregon are essentially as far apart as two states can be. So when the Portland-based band, The Thermals, goes on tour, sometimes the sunshine state gets left out of the party ...
Get Fired Up for the Holidays
By Sarah McCartan
It’s that time again. It’s time for the holidays, and time for the eagerly anticipated “Hot Glass, Cold Brew” event at First City Art Center (formerly the Belmont Arts and Cultural Center). Although Friday, Dec. 6 marks the ...
Music at the Box
By Jessica Forbes and Sarah McCartan
Although downtown Mobile’s only all original music venue, Alabama Music Box, hosts shows year round, and between karaoke and dance parties, has something going on nearly every night in between, we’ve handpicked a few of ...
Taxis Tiff Last week, City Council decided to hold off on approving an amendment to an ordinance that would affect taxicab operations.
The amendment to Ch. 7-10 of the Vehicles for Hire law [...]
12TH ANNUAL POW LUNCHEON 11 a.m. The Pensacola Chapter Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge and Pensacola Council of the Navy League are hosting the 12th Annual POW Luncheon. Honored [...]
Will Milton’s New Private Prison Pay Out?
By Sean Boone
Less than six months ago it was a frequent label for the state’s financial problems; even seen by some critics as another financial [...]
GALLERY NIGHT THEMED CANSTRUCTION
A foundation of the Society for Design Administration (SDA), Canstruction® is a trademarked design/build competition currently held in cities throughout North [...]
Pensacola Opera sings your requested songs at this year’s Jukebox Gala
By Jennie McKeon
Guests will be wined and dined and even serenaded by the Pensacola Opera at their sixth annual Jukebox [...]
Pensacola Para Con brings ghost stories to life
By Jennie McKeon
Downtown Pensacola is a great place to see art, have a nice dinner and…hunt for ghosts.
Skeptics and believers can unite at [...]
SCARY BECK Glenn Beck scares me, and he should scare all honorable Americans. He’s smooth, conniving, and Machiavellian. His “Restore Honor” campaign, which appropriated the language, if not [...]
MALCOLM THOMAS Last year, the Escambia County Superintendent of Schools refused to allow his students to hear President Barack Obama’s speech to open the school year. It was too [...]
Why do people call the area on the beach next to the pier “Casino Beach”? Did a casino ever exist there?
Yes and no. There was a building [...]
LEAD STORY More than a half-million children in the U.S. take antipsychotic medicines and (reported The New York Times in September) “(e)ven the most reluctant (doctors) encounter a marketing [...]