By Shelby Smithey... Originally a traditional Japanese celebration to honor ancestors and family unity, Obon, or Bon for short, is now celebrated widely in other places around the world to showcase Japanese culture, including right here in Pensacola. BonFest Pensacola will take place this [...]
Check out the add on the local section next to the News Journal's article on county chickens. As one friend put it: "That's probably the first chicken that needs to be regulated."
It's time to lighten up, Pensacola. So we offer you a Batman and Carly Rae Jepsen mash-up called "Batman Maybe" by Wesley Freitas.
NorthEscambia.com reports that the Farmer’s Opry House in Chumuckla will close on Oct. 6. The owners want to rest a spell, but will still open up for special events, concerts and fundraisers. Read more.
Ole Miss is ranked 15. Florida State is 13 and Florida is 9. However this is all good because the ratings were complied using on-campus disciplinary actions and arrests made for drugs and alcohol that occured in 2010, according to the U.S. Department of Education. To see who is number one, [...]
The IN is putting together a very special issue dedicated to pets and we’d love to include some of yours. Photo Contest So, if you think your dog or cat or fish (or whatever else you may own and call a pet) is super cute, please send us a photo to prove it. We are going to be on the lookout [...]
The Daily Mail reports that 79 percent of couples admit to having at least two big arguments while away on vacation, and 62 percent confess they are at loggerheads on a daily basis. Read more. TOP 10 THINGS COUPLES FIGHT ABOUT ON VACATION 1. Men checking out other women 2. He wants to [...]
The 2012 Best of the Coast voting closes midnight August 15. To date, over 3,000 surveys have been completed. A quick analysis reveals several of the items are close, particularly in wedding, service, retail and restaurant categories. The Community, Food, Media/Music and Kids categories could [...]
Garden & Gun magazine has named Pensacola's Wisteria to its list of top 50 Southern bars, under the dive category: Wisteria Tavern in Pensacola, Florida Outside, live oaks drip with Spanish moss above a sand-and-crushed-oyster-shell parking lot. Inside, under a funky open wood-truss ceiling, [...]
Press Release: Doron Ofir Casting and a Major Cable Network officially announce the Nationwide search for single and newly pregnant women with big personalities to share their stories for a brand new love and relationship docu-series. The iconic casting firm behind Mama Drama, Millionaire [...]
In continuing with the tradition of holding our festival on the 3rd full weekend of March, the 27th Annual BeulahFest will be held March 15th & 16th, 2013. BeulahFest will be held at the Escambia County Equestrian Center, 7750 Mobile Hwy. BeulahFest will continue providing great [...]
Escambia County is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Southwest Escambia Sports Complex, 2020 Bauer Rd., on Friday, August 3, at 11 a.m. A fish fry will follow the ceremony. The sports complex sits on approximately 200 acres and with lighted baseball, softball, soccer and football fields, [...]