Are the kids looking for stuff to do this summer? Escambia County is inviting them to the landfill. The Escambia County Department of Solid Waste is hosting the ‘Dump Your Kids at the Perdido Landfill for a Day’ camp this summer. According to a county press release, participants will enjoy [...]
Do you want in on the Hungry Games with us? Then try one of the places in our Eat Guide Directory Check in our Foursquare while you’re there and tag the Independent News. We’ll pick a winner at random and give them a prize. Contest ends July 31, 2012.
Have you ever posted a photo of a dish you made on your Facebook page? Or Tweeted a photo of what you’re about to eat at a restaurant, before even trying it? Of course you have. That’s what social media is for, right? We’d like to encourage you to explore and expand your food-tography [...]
By James Hagan... As the Pensacola Blue Wahoo season kicks into its summer swing, June 9 brings the much-anticipated opening of the Community Maritime Park. The 28-acre park, adjacent to the Wahoo stadium, will function as a multi-purpose amphitheater that will host events throughout the year. [...]
Press Release: Blue Wahoos closer Donnie Joseph has been named Cincinnati Reds Minor League Pitcher of the Month for May. Joseph, 24, led the organization and tied for third in all of minor league baseball with 8 saves in May. The left-handed reliever compiled a 2-1 record and a 1.06 ERA [...]
The Pensacola Ice Flyers have a new head coach. Beginning June 15, Gary Graham will assume the head coach position of the local Southern Professional Hockey League team. "Gary brings extensive hockey knowledge, championship experience and excellent recruiting avenues to our organization," owner [...]
The Randall K. and Martha A. Hunter Amphitheater is finished. The setting is fantastic. The grand opening is this weekend with Charlie Daniels performing. All the entertainment is being paid with private donations.
Headed for the studios of Ring of Fire radio to co-host with Mike Papantonio The Ed Schultz Radio Show from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Topics will Florida elections laws, that attacks on journalists in this country and the John Edwards trial. Should be fun. Follow us on Twitter.
As relatives coo over the new baby in the family, he does something very unusual and rather creepy.
I'm sucker for sister duets --with margarine bowls:
The PMA is excited to open the doors to Summer Art Camp's for children Monday, June 4! Their team of art educators is energized and ready to welcome your child to the museum right now. Remember to register as early as possible! Week 1 June 4-8 Mini Masters ages 5-8 8-10 a.m. [...]