Friday September 30th 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 ...
Added Bonus: Grouplove's "Colours" is the Single of the Week on iTunes. Grab a free download of it here: [...]
5th Annual Glass Pumpkin Patch Thrives at Belmont on Oct. 8
The Belmont Arts and Cultural Center’s 5th annual Glass Pumpkin Patch takes place on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its [...]
The Pelicans Training Academy Starts Adult Dodgeball League
Mellow Mushroom signs on as league’s presenting sponsor
The Pelicans Training Academy will start its first Adult Dodgeball League [...]
An oldie but a goodie: The Shins-New Slang
More on The Shins: http://www.theshins.com/
By Ashley Hardaway
On the rocks, or straight up. With a Splenda, or agave syrup - you can do seemingly whatever you like to your cocktail of choice and it is relatively accepted - though perhaps [...]
THEY SAY… An old political strategy has been resurrected in Escambia County. It pits people against each other without ever the instigator personally getting in the line of fire. All one has to do [...]
by James Hagan
Since opening last year, 5 ½ Bar — located at 5 E. Garden St., and attached to Vinyl Music Hall — has become an upscale hot spot for downtown Pensacola. More recently, 5 ½ has [...]
By Jennie McKeon
She feels like a really good live show offers the audience something to look at. There’s just one little problem.
“We don’t dance,” said Reuben Wu, keyboardist and one [...]
BP paid actor $52 million for useless invention
By Tony D’Souza
When Kevin Costner and his centrifuge machines stepped onto the stage during last year’s Deepwater Horizon disaster, oil had [...]
By Jennie McKeon
Every Gallery Night is special in its own right, but Friday, Sept. 16, looking at art will have a bigger impact on the community.
As you may already know, Appetite for Life [...]
Name: Nora Jones
Day Job: Clever Ogre
Pensacola Resident Since: 1988
I’m a sucker for hummus, and every time I walk into Hopjacks I order it. And it doesn’t help that the [...]