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DIB meeting schedule for September

August 30, 2015

Please mark your calendars for the following dates and times during the above noted month when meetings are scheduled to be held. Downtown Improvement Board Regular Meetings are held on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of…

Business

Good new from around Florida, Aug 30

August 30, 2015

Johnson & Johnson, the giant pharmaceutical company, has picked Tampa for its multi-functional regional shared services center. Tampa Bay Times reports that, as part of the deal, the company will create 500 jobs averaging at least…

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And do not forget Inweekly winners, Aug. 28

August 29, 2015

Big Brothers Big Sisters With the help of a grant from IMPACT 100 Pensacola Bay Area, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Florida successfully recruited 135 male mentors to volunteer in the lives of local boys…

News

Latest on Tropical Storm Ericka

August 29, 2015

National Hurricane Center issued the last advisory on Tropical Storm Erika this morning. The remnants of Erika, a trough of low pressure, are currently located near central Cuba and the central Bahamas, moving west-northwestward at 20…

Entertainment

GBHS grad wins Northern California Region Emmy

August 29, 2015

This summer, Matthew Thomas Ritenour won a Northern California Region Emmy Award for his directorial debut on the film “Impact of the Frolic.” Working with fellow Chico State graduate Arik Bord, the documentary tells the story…

Politics

Good news from Rick’s Blog, Aug. 28

August 29, 2015

On the sunny side of the greater Pensacola area: UWF named to ‘8 Awesome Schools You Never Knew Existed’ list CollegeTown.com ranked the University of West Florida at number four. […] Served in Japan?  Have you…

Entertainment

Good news from Inweekly, Aug. 28

August 29, 2015

Feeling Festive Our annual guide to the Fall Festival Season. Use Inweekly to make a plan for the fall and follow the plan.  Read more. Man Behind the Feathers If you grew up watching “Sesame Street,” it’s…

Politics

Good news from city hall, Aug. 28

August 29, 2015

Late yesterday afternoon, the mayor’s office sent out its digital “Upwords” newsletter. City government had some wins: During the first quarter of 2015, Pensacola International Airport led the Gulf Coast with the lowest average airfares of…

Entertainment

GlowRage coming to UWF campus Sept. 6

August 28, 2015

GlowRage is coming home to Pensacola to perform a charity event in conjunction with the University of West Florida’s ATΩ fraternity. The event will be held 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6 on the Greens at the…