Education

National Science Foundation awards $1.3 million grant to UWF

April 14, 2017

The National Science Foundation awarded a $1.3 million, five-year grant to support University of West Florida students pursuing teaching careers in STEM fields, or science, technology, engineering and mathematics. “Eighteen STEM majors will become Robert Noyce…

Caring Environment

Save Carpenter Creek [podcast]

April 13, 2017

On “Pensacola Speaks” yesterday, Emerald Coastkeeper Laurie Murphy talked about the USA Today “A Community Thrives” competition. Her organization is after a grant to help clean up Carpenter Creek. Read more.…

Business Pensacola

Saenger Theatre now offers public Wi-Fi

April 13, 2017

The Saenger Theatre recently upgraded its amenities for patrons attending events at the city-owned building. Through a joint effort with the Technology Department of the City of Pensacola, patrons who attend events at the Saenger Theatre…

Pensacola

City of Pensacola launches speakers bureau

April 13, 2017

This week, the City of Pensacola announced on its “Transparent Pensacola” page the creation of a speakers bureau to provide public speakers for local clubs, schools, civic groups, neighborhood associations and community organizations. The city isn’t…

Pensacola

Dueling Opinions on Veto

April 13, 2017

The interpretation of the Pensacola City Charter continues to be like deciphering the Dead Sea Scrolls for city officials. At the special meeting on April 10, City Attorney Lysia Bowling told the city council that Mayor Ashton…

Caring Education Pensacola

Galvez Symposium, April 28

April 12, 2017

The University of West Florida Historic Trust, in association with the Pensacola Heritage Foundation, is hosting a Symposium on the Governor of Louisiana and Viceroy of New Spain Bernardo de Gálvez to on Friday, April 28,…

Business

Big Tobacco loses again

April 12, 2017

Pointing to “intentional” wrongdoing in the past by the tobacco industry, a state appeals court Wednesday ordered two cigarette makers to pay a full $35 million jury award in a case involving a man who had…