Sunday February 26th 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 ...
Poets for Civil Rights
Civil rights organization Movement for Change is hosting an open-mike poetry reading featuring a number of very talented regional poets. The Event will be emceed by local [...]
Scott & Emily Mitchell
The DeLuna Fest organizers hit a home run last week when they announced their line-up for their September 2012 “beach party.” Ticket sales were brisk once [...]
One More Local Bar Debates Going Smoke-Free
by Jeremy Morrison
Over the past two decades, public smoking has been relegated to sidewalks and doorways. Many states have banned it from all public [...]
Facts aren’t as glowing as BP ads
by Jeremy Morrison
It’s been two years since the oil spill and all is well. BP says so.
For months leading up to the second anniversary this month of the [...]
By Ashley Hardaway
Movies portray people eating sweets by themselves as hilariously depressed individuals; but throw another person in there and suddenly it’s a romantic date—complete with [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
A Continental Cuisine, With Sliders Fast-Food Culture Shock: Since December, the White Castle restaurant in Lafayette, Ind., has provided diners with a stylish experience that [...]
By Jennie McKeon
History comes to life at University of West Florida. Professor Scott Satterwhite and students from his English Composition class will perform Howard Zinn’s “Voices of a [...]
NRA AND DURELL LIED The killing of Trayvon Martin has resurfaced discussions on racism. His death also brings to light the role a Northwest Florida lawmaker played in the passage of the “Stand Your [...]
‘A ROADTRIP THROUGH FLORIDA ARCHAEOLOGY’ 10 a.m. DARC, 207 E. Main St. 595-0050, ext. 107 or flpublicarchaeology.org/darc.php.
‘GARDEN OF EDEN’ 10 a.m. through Jun 2. [...]
Get It Shorty
NOLA Superstar Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and his band Orleans Avenue are bringing their signature Big Easy style to Vinyl Music Hall Saturday night. Do yourself a favor and be [...]