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UWF professor leads the fight against Alzheimer’s

February 28, 2017

Dr. Daniel Durkin, assistant professor in the University of West Florida Department of Social Work, was recently named the Alzheimer’s Association Ambassador for the Florida Panhandle and was selected to the Board of Directors for Covenant…

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Gatlin movie showing open to public tonight

February 20, 2017

The Justin Gatlin Movie, “Rise Again – The Justin Gatlin Story,” will air again tonight at the Pensacola Little Theatre at 6 p.m. Tickets are $5 and available online (PensacolaLittleTheatre.com) by phone at 432-2042 or in…

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Kudos to Pensacola Real Men Wear Pink campaign

February 20, 2017

In its inaugural year, the Real Men Wear Pink campaign raised over $76,000 to support the American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Pensacola. Throughout the month of October, 20 prominent local men participated…

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Fee-free entry in celebration of Presidents Day

February 17, 2017

Gulf Islands National Seashore officials announced fee free entry to all sites Monday, February 20, 2017, in celebration of Presidents Day. National Parks throughout the country annually waive entrance fees on Presidents Day. Officially known as…

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Rise of Domestic Violence [podcast]

February 15, 2017

Sue Hand, the executive director of FavorHouse, discussed the rise of domestic violence in Escambia County on “Pensacola Speaks.” FavorHouse of Northwest Florida is a domestic violence center serving Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. FavorHouse shelters…

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Achieve Escambia boss resigns

February 15, 2017

After less than four months on the job, Achieve Escambia’s Director Greg Voss has resigned. Achieve Escambia was founded in early 2016 by Navy Federal Credit Union, Gulf Power and other community leaders to improve public education.…

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Bike to Fort Pickens on March 4

February 14, 2017

The public is invited to peddle, hike, and climb their way through the archaeology of Gulf Islands National Seashore Fort Pickens Area with the Florida Public Archaeology Network (FPAN) and the National Park Service on Saturday,…

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Park Service suspends primitive camping in Perdido Key area

February 13, 2017

The Gulf Islands National Seashore has temporarily suspended hike-in/drive-in primitive camping at the Perdido Key Area. The suspension is effective immediately. During the closure, the park will explore management alternatives to address significant resource impacts. Over…