Saturday October 22nd 2016
A lot more than you would think
By Kate Peterson
Exactly 451 years after Tristan De Luna and crew founded The City of Five Flags, a festival bearing his name will bring some of the best music New [...]
DINE OUT FOR UNITED WAY PLANNED FOR OCT. 8-22 The second annual Dine Out for United Way is bigger and better this year with 29 participating restaurants in the Pensacola Bay Area and one in Fort [...]
Spreading Joy Through Musical Design
By ERICA HOUSE
Michael Franti, front man of the group Spearhead, has been in the music industry for almost 30 years, and has finally reached chart-topping [...]
Three Bands You Shouldn't Miss This Weekend
By Hana Frenette
▶Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club looks and sounds like they might be in an actual motorcycle gang, even [...]
Deluna Fest Weekend Is Finally Upon Us
By Bradley “Beej” Davis, Jr.
As Don Tristan de Luna settled and made Pensacola his home 450 years ago, the same goes for an October namesake music [...]
What is your chief characteristic?
Dedication—it gets you through the tough spots and always to the good things.
What do you appreciate most about your [...]
New Mary Jane Delivers ‘Grifter’ Comfort
by Sean Boone
Defining the indie-art genre of the 1990s, The Grifters gained a reputation for being one of the South’s great underground rock [...]
‘BREAKING THE SILENCE’ TOUR OF GULF COAST KIDS HOUSE 8:30 a.m. This introduction to “Kid’s House” provides an informative overview of the concepts and processes of the [...]
Fair Still Tops In Entertainment, Tradition
By Sean Boone
The roar of The Zipper, the smell of the funnel cakes, the lights that illuminate a three-mile radius. Ah yes, it’s that time [...]
Monday, Oct. 4
A safe with more than $20,000 in it is stolen from Steve Barnhill’s Buffet on Brent Lane.
Tuesday, Oct. 5
Arson is suspected in a fire that destroys an abandoned Molino home. [...]
More Creative Alternate-Site Surgery: Doctors from the University of California, San Diego, and the University of Washington announced in September that they could just as well handle certain brain [...]
PANDORA’S BOX Last week, we published an article on the Envision Escarosa debacle (Independent News, “United We Fail,” Oct. 7). I believe the failure of community leaders to embrace the goals [...]
Edward Sharpe and The Magnetic Zeros Bring Message of Optimism to the Sand
By Brett Hutchins
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros are not the type of band that typically shows up in Pensacola, or [...]
Mack Joins Team Wiggins City Councilwoman and former mayoral candidate Diane Mack gave Mike Wiggins her stamp of approval for the November election.
Mack said that there were four things she [...]
The Submarines Bring Their Romantic Music to DeLuna Fest
By Hana Frenette
Beautiful and smiling, The Submarines are the epitome of young lovers. Blake Hazard and John Dragonetti were introduced [...]