Monday February 27th 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 ...
By Jennie McKeon
Chicago has Second City, Los Angeles has The Groundlings and here in Pensacola there’s Improvable Cause.
The group, which started in 2005, doesn’t advertise for their [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Laziness Made Us Fat, and Laziness Will Make Us Slim Dr. Oliver Di Pietro of Bay Harbor Islands, Fla., is a leading prescriber of the “K-E diet” that offers desperate people [...]
FOR WHOM THE FCAT BELL TOLLS Escambia County School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas has a problem. The Florida Department of Education released last week his district’s FCAT writing scores for [...]
by Beej Davis
He’s well-known for his many guest appearances on shows such as “Boston Legal,” “Desperate Housewives,” and “Will & Grace,” for which he won an Emmy in 2006, but [...]
Still Waters Day & Medical Spa
20 N. Tarragona St., 432-6772,
Still Waters Day & Medical Spa offers world class spa treatments and medical aesthetic [...]
by Hana Frenette
Amidst the masses of barefoot and suntanned at Hangout was something not always present at a music festival in the summer. A breeze. Not that it wasn’t hot, it was. Just not as [...]
The word “can’t” is not in Jeffrey Woods’ vocabulary. Born with Down syndrome, life may not have always been easy for Woods, but he has learned to make the most of it.
Jeffrey began his [...]
Name: Naomi Norton
Day Job: Dentist
Pensacola Resident Since: 1996
Good Eats: Food is my favorite subject! In my opinion, Lillian's Pizza in Perdido Key is some of the best pizza around. I [...]
Fiesta of Five Flags: Six Decades and Counting
by Jessica Forbes
Present-day Fiesta largely centers on the Pensacola Crawfish Festival and Pensacola Seafood Festival, both of which the Fiesta of [...]
Sacred Heart Initiates New Robotic Surgery Program
Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola now has the most up-to-date robotic technology with the recent addition of the da Vinci Si Surgical System with [...]