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Y opens doors to media tour

November 3, 2016

By Duwayne Escobedo Less than five days until it opens at 5 a.m. Monday to its members for the first time, the Pensacola Y gave media a sneak peak of the new $16 million Bear Levin…

Entertainment

Loblolly returns for three nights [podcast]

October 27, 2016

The Friends of Loblolly are back with their Halloween production of “Fame and Fortuna,” an “original, grotesque satirical work with songs and scenes written and composed by members of the former Loblolly Theatre,” according to the…

Caring

War on Children: Child abuse spreads across races

October 27, 2016

According to state reports, the investigations of child abuse in Escambia County match the racial demographics of the area.     Last year, the Pensacola News Journal published an award-winning series on child abuse – “Victims…

Caring

Real Men Wear Pink…and drink beer tonight

October 27, 2016

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and everywhere you look you see the color pink. Breast cancer is a disease that touches us all in some way or another. The American Cancer Society does a tremendous…

Business Caring

State launches Florida Unique Abilities Partner Program

October 26, 2016

Today, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Executive Director Cissy Proctor joined Senate President Andy Gardiner, along with Florida businesses and advocates, to announce the launch of the Florida Unique Abilities Partner Program. Governor Rick Scott…

Caring

Free screening of ‘Being Mortal’ on Nov. 1

October 20, 2016

Covenant Care is holding a free, community screening of the documentary “Being Mortal” on Nov. 1, 6-8 p.m. at University of West Florida, Building 22. After the screening, audience members can participate in a guided conversation…

Entertainment

Largest public art project in city’s history

October 18, 2016

Pensacola artists preparing for largest public art project in city’s history Sketching underway for 3,000-square-foot mural to be painted on Jefferson Street parking garage in downtown Pensacola PENSACOLA: In just a few weeks, fine artists Evan…