It has been a long week. Let's have some fun on Pensacola Speaks. Email (rick@inweekly), tweet (@routzen, post here or call in this afternoon (478-3116) a few of the items that should be on everyone's bucket list for this area. For example, watch a Blue Angels practice at NAS Pensacola or kiss [...]
On Pensacola Speaks yesterday, Quint Studer talked about his hopes for the revival of Springfest. He said the steering committee needs to make a decision over the next 30 days whether they can put the festival on by May 2016. The alternative is to move it to October 2016. "If we going to go [...]
Today on Pensacola Speaks, I will interview author John Bernard on his book "Government That Works." Bernard has successfully gotten governments to apply a lean management approach. At the state level, he has helped the New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division reduce wait times from 96 minutes to less [...]
The closing song for Pensacola Speaks is "Radio Radio" by Elvis Costello and the Attractions. On December 17, 1977, when he appeared on Saturday Night Live, Producer Lorne Michaels wanted the band to play their single “Less Than Zero.' After only a few bars into the song, Costello, age 23, [...]
DIB has sent a press release saying that tonight's Gallery Night is still a go. Meanwhile, City of Milton's Parks Department has decided to cancelled tonight's Bands on the Blackwater.
Congressman Jeff Miller will join us today on Pensacola Speaks. We will cover the Iran nuclear agreement, taking Cuba off the list of nations that sponsor terrorism, and the latest on reforming the VA. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA Monday-Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. You can call [...]
Press Release: Clark and Company perform music to please all ages, from foot-stompin’ fiddle tunes to the rhythm and blues and dance favorites. Clark and Company have been together for over 20 years. Members include Caroline Norman(vocals), Virginia Clark(vocals), Cecil Clark(guitar), and [...]
Press Release: Blue Wahoos catcher Kyle Skipworth has gotten the call from the Reds to become the first Blue Wahoos to be called up in 2015. Skipworth got the promotion as Reds All-Star Devin Mesoraco is experiencing discomfort in his left hip. A non-roster invitee to big league camp at Spring [...]
Today I had Linda "Sonshine" Moorer on Pensacola Speaks. We talked about her commitment to to the community. See video.
Grant applications for the Foo Foo Festival are due 4 p.m. today (Monday, April 13). Applications should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted in person to the Birdwell Agency at 125 W. Romana Suite 222 Pensacola, Florida 32502. If you fail to submit a grant application by today [...]
Nationally acclaimed author and humorist Michael Rubin will be speak at Pensacola State College at 7 p.m. tonight at the Ashmore Auditorium, Building 8, on the Pensacola campus, 1000 College Blvd. His fast-paced, multimedia presentation focuses on the historical background of his new thriller, [...]
On Pensacola Speaks today, I will have Ryan Wiggins, owner of Full Contact Strategies and #72 on the Inweekly Power List. She will update us on how lawmakers are dealing with Charlotte's Web, Medicaid expansion, school testing, tax cuts, gambling and guns.
On Pensacola Speaks, we will have Cindi Bear Bonner and Stan Connally. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA Monday-Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. You can call in and join the discussion – 850-478-3116. For iPhones and iPads, download the WCOA app from iTunes. For Androids, go to Google [...]
Yesterday, I had a great conversation with Blue Wahoos co-owner Quint Studer on Pensacola Speaks. We talked about the impact of the team on the city, how his staff mirrors the community, which players to watch and how Bubba Watson has helped the team. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 [...]
Quint Studer will come on Pensacola Speaks today to discuss the 2015 edition of Pensacola Blue Wahoos. We will also have Deirdre McNabb, president of the League of Women Voters of Florida. She will discuss the health care coverage and the Senate's plan to expand it. Pensacola Speaks airs on News [...]
Yesterday on Pensacola Speaks, I interviewed Mary Margaret Miller with Visit Mississippi about the Mississippi Blues Trail. One interesting nugget: Mississippi has more Grammy winners per capita than any other state. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA Monday-Friday from 5 p.m. to 6 [...]
On Pensacola Today this afternoon, I will talk with Pensacola Today reporter Mollye Barrows about her work on panhandling and her latest news articles. We will also have Mary Margaret Miller on the show to discuss the Mississippi Blues Trail. Pensacola Speaks airs on News Talk 1370 WCOA [...]