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City streets facing flooding – updates

September 28, 2015

From Pensacola Police: Numerous streets throughout city limits are currently experiencing localized flooding because of heavy rain. In particular, locations include Guillemard and Gonzalez streets and areas along Ninth Avenue such as Ninth and Strong, College/Airport…

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Flash flood warning til 1:15 pm, send us your photos

September 28, 2015

The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for Escambia and Santa Rosa counties until 1:15 p.m. Seventeen months have passed since the April 2014 floods. While this storm isn’t dumping two feet of…

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2-1-1 Northwest Florida team among the best

September 27, 2015

United Way’s local five-person 2-1-1 Northwest Florida team was honored with highest quality assurance over 20 other 2-1-1s from across the nation. The Quality Assurance program uses a paid third party to conduct secret calls each…

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Autism Pensacola to be featured on PBS, Oct. 3

September 27, 2015

WSRE, PBS for the Gulf Coast, has received word from “American Graduate Day 2015” producers in New York that the station’s locally produced “Stories of Champions” video clip about Autism Pensacola will be televised during the…

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Pensacola Beach Songwriters Festival next weekend

September 25, 2015

Press release: The 7th Annual Pensacola Beach Songwriters Festival is fast approaching and will include 90 songwriters on 15 stages with over 150 performances. Among those appearing will be 2015 CMA nominee for Song of the…

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Pensacola State receives $250,000 scholarship endowment

September 24, 2015

Press release: The Pensacola State College Foundation received a $250,000 gift to establish the Marjan Mazza Business and Management Endowed Scholarship at Pensacola State College. This is the first PSC endowed scholarship that specifically supports students…

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Send nominations for National Philanthropy Day

September 24, 2015

The Association of Fundraising Professionals West Florida Chapter has announced that nominations for the 2015 National Philanthropy Day Awards Luncheon are now open. The 2014 winners included The Bear Family Foundation; Buzz Ritchie; St. Ann Catholic…

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Favor House: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

September 23, 2015

FavorHouse is hosting open house and awareness event 5-7 p.m. on Oct. 1 at the FavorHouse Counseling Center, 2001 W. Blount St. “Stand against Domestic Violence Light our Community purple” seeks to increase awareness of the…

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Three days until Pensacola Seafood Festival

September 23, 2015

Press release: Savor delicious seafood and enjoy the historic surroundings of downtown Pensacola during the 38th annual Pensacola Seafood Festival, produced by Fiesta of Five Flags. The FREE three day festival will take place September 25,…