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 [...]
I appreciate the rules, particularly the one about children staying on the sidewalks: Travel Channel and Geoff Edgers, the host of a series entitled "The Edge of Entertainment" will be filming the Seville Quarter’s Running of the Bulls on Friday and Saturday, July 20 & 21. We need [...]
Nearly one month from the date it was supposed to be, Our Voices are Many will finally put their show on stage July 15. “It was the day of the flood – like Noah’s Ark,” said coordinator Mamie Hixon. “It was the first time we have had to cancel a show.” Because of the change in [...]
A few things to toast this weekend: Blue Angels They practice today and fly over Pensacola Beach again on Saturday. Last year, I wrote a cover story on them: Pensacola’s Own Heroes --------------------------------------- A.A. Dixon Charter School of Excellence The little inner-city [...]
Lennon 12 and Maisy 8 sing their version of Imogen Heap's song headlock.
Jaxon, age six, is a self-taught drummer. No word on whether he will be at DeLuna Fest.
Do you shop local, bank local, and eat local? Now its time to "Listen Local". The Maritime Cultural Arts Division is hosting a mini "locals-only" music festival to showcase the variety and talent of our local musicians. We will be accepting 8 to 10 local bands or musicians - that is bands or [...]
Deluna Fest is still more than two months away and just to build even more anticipation, the Deluna team is offering free movie nights featuring some of the musical acts you can’t wait to see on the beach. The idea for the movie nights came from the “Producer’s Picks” committee: Scott [...]
The cover of the Game Changers issue of the Independent News is a real puzzle containing the names of all the 2012 Game Changers. See if you can find all the names, but you will need to find a print copy of the paper.
An animated, guitar-shredding, big game hunting robot stars in the latest Zac Brown Band video for "The Wind," directed by Mike Judge:
On July 1, I began on Facebook my inaugural Richard Outzen, Sr. Sandwich Tour on some of the best sandwiches offered in the greater Pensacola area. My father loved sandwiches. In his honor, I'm touring the Greater Pensacola area sampling the best sandwiches our home has to offer. My father loved [...]
Pensacola didn't get a roller coaster, but it's too soon to have any really cool videos of Buck's Beach Big Wheel so I found this post by David Waterhouse of MemeMachine. He has picked the funniest roller coaster videos. His recommendations include Never Again Grace Fat kid on roller [...]