Filling in for Jim Sanborn with Don Parker on WCOA 1370 AM. Listen in.
The American Rag, a California traditional jazz monthly, has recognized the Jazz Society of Pensacola (JSOP) for its efforts in promotion of jazz in our area. The piece by owner/editor Don Jones entitled Bringing The Music to The People! emphasizes the fact that JSOP presents three distinctly [...]
The Pensacola Museum of Art has completed the financial review of its accounting procedures and controls related to questions in early June regarding financial management by Executive Director Sonya Davis. The firm of Smith, Dukes and Buckalew from Mobile and Daphne were chosen by the Board of [...]
The Best of the Coast ballots keep coming - both online and in the mail. We are set to have a record year for voting. As of 7:30 a.m. today, 1,355 surveys had been completed. Here are some of the most competitive categories Retail: Best Jeweler Overall, Best Hardware Store, Best Boutique To [...]
Pensacolian Jutins Gatlin was part of the Aemrican 4x100m relay team that set the fastest time in the world this year in the Monaco Diamond League meet yesterday. Gatlin ran with Trell Kimmons, Tyson Gay and Ryan Bailehe and they beat the United States' second team of Mike Rodgers, Maurice [...]
By Stephanie Sharp... Ever wondered what space smells like? The Atlantic did and has a piece online that can satisfy one of those curiosities you never knew you had until someone else mentioned it. NASA has hired a scent chemist by the name of Steve Pearce to recreate the smell of space for [...]
The RO Sr. 2012 Sandwich Tour has passed its midway point. Only nine more entries left. Any suggestions?
The ballots are coming via mail and the web. The online surveys are very busy. If you have any problems with the links on inweekly.net, you can use these direct links to SurveyMonkey: Retail: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/K9HP3RR Food: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/KD792JZ Restaurants: [...]
Former Velvet Melon members Michael Magno, Darin Boyd, Jerry Dawson, Keith Brooks, and Jimmy Mills reunite for a special one night only performance in honor of Jay Young, Doug Stiers, and John Mastroni on Saturday, July 28 from 9:30-1:30 pm at Seville Quarter. Here is a 1990 video of Velvet [...]
President Barack Obama and the First Lady attended Monday's Dream Team exhibition game versus Brazil. Dream Team won, the president not so much - at least the first time. The second try, thanks to some prompting by their daughter, was a success.
Fiesta of Five Flags is accepting applications for arts and crafts vendors for the 35th annual Pensacola Seafood Festival. The festival will be held September 28-30. The Pensacola Seafood Festival, held in historic Seville Square, Fountain and Bartram Park attracts over 100,000 attendees, 180 [...]
The online ballots for Best of the Coast 2012 are up. Vote on your favorite retail shops, restaurants, bars, community leaders and much more. All the categories have been put on separate pages to facilitate the voting process. Please look at all the category pages. We want your vote--unlike certain [...]