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 ...
By Kate Peterson
2011 marks the 10,000 Maniacs’ 30th year of creating and playing music. They are a multi-platinum-album winning, alternative rock band that started in 1981. Yes, the members [...]
For the love of beer…
It's almost time for one of our all-time favorite annual events—Emerald Coast Beer Festival. We look forward to this event pretty much all year because the only thing [...]
Our Own Charming Opera House
by Jessica Forbes
Today, a plaque at the southeast corner of Jefferson and Government streets, just down the block from Seville Quarter, is all that marks the former [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Berjuan Toys is already selling its Breast Milk Baby online ($70) and expects to have it in stores later this year. The doll works by the child-”mother” donning a halter top [...]
By Josh Encinias
MuteMath likes pairing words that have zero association. Take their name, MuteMath. We’re still not sure what it means. But dig further back and you’ll find the names of their [...]
Back To School = Back To Budgeting
The dog days of summer are over.
For college students, that means no more lazy days by the pool, bar hopping on the beach, summer travel and [...]
MAYOR HAYWARD UNVEILS BUDGET
BY JEREMY MORRISON
The punch and cookies made it comfortable enough to loosen your tie. A spread of fruit and macaroons kept it classy.
Pensacola City Hall’s [...]
SCHOOL VIOLENCE IS THE ISSUE
The daily newspaper in its continued love affair with Escambia School Superintendent Malcolm Thomas has praised the “success” of the school district’s drug [...]
DELUNA FEST Pensacola’s largest outdoor music festival announced this week Linkin Park as its top headliner. It’s a major coup for Scott Mitchell and his crew. Linkin Park has never [...]
Name: Simone Sands
Day Job: People Meeter & Gosport Account Executive
Pensacola Resident Since: 1997
I’m a non-vegan who can’t get enough of Sluggo’s. These days I’m [...]
WINE TASTING AT AWM 5 p.m. Thursdays. Aragon Wine Market, 27 S. Ninth Ave. 433-9463 or aragonwinemarket.com.
SUNSETS AT PLAZA DE LUNA 5:30 p.m. Favor will perform [...]