January 1, 2011 RSS feed / Features

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Corsair arrives at Naval Aviation Museum

Nearly 70 years after an F4U-1 Corsair airplane crashed in the waters Lake Michigan, the World War II-era fighter plane has been raised from the waters and arrived at the National Naval Aviation Museum for restoration and future display.  The Co More...

Jazz Society building new jazz musicians

JSOP is offering three educational jazz programs to local schools

The Jazz Society of Pensacola is actively helping to interest and develop the next generation of Jazz musicians with a new educational program.  JSOP is now taking Jazz music into area schools, as part of it's new Jazz Education Initiatives.&nbs More...

Happenings

Resolve to improve your health and the Gulf coast this year

Ignite Pensacola wants your best idea

Imagine having a few drinks, socializing with fellow geeks, and hearing the 18 most innovative ideas your community has to offer in just a few hours on a Tuesday night.  That’s the idea of Ignite Pensacola – a series of 5- minute tal More...

Huge bug infestation in Mobile

Downtown Mobile is under siege!  On Saturday, Jan. More...

horsehead nebula rides high in january sky

The first two weeks of the New Year find the moon waxing in the evening sky, culminating with the first full moon on Jan. 19. For northern Native American tribes, this was the Wolf or Snow Moon….before global warning, obviously.  More...

Fish Stories

Don’t get caught with a blue crab trap January 5-14

The harvest of blue crabs from traps will not be allowed from Jan. 5-14 in all waters of Franklin County west to the Florida- Alabama border, except all waters of the Ochlockonee River and Ochlockonee Bay.  More...

Gulf gag grouper fishing closed due to declining population

Anglers are prohibited from fishing for gag grouper in federal Gulf of Mexico waters from January 1 to June 1, as the first step of combatting the fish’s sharp population decline.  Gulf federal waters extend beyond nine nautical miles from More...

Dining

Grand Marlin:

‘Between Time and Tide’

The Grand Marlin began, as most good stories do, with folks on a boat waiting for the fish to bite. More...