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Monday, March 02 2015
Chipley, FL - Drivers will encounter lane closures on U.S. 98 east and westbound, between Gondolier Boulevard and the Gulf Breeze Zoo, Sunday, March 1 through Thursday, March 5 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. as crews widen turn lanes. One lane of traffic will remain open in each direction and access to private property will be maintained at all times. Planned construction activities are weather dependent ...read more
Categories: Community Announcement
Monday, March 02 2015
Pensacola, FL – The Pensacola Museum of Art (PMA) is happy to announce Sketches of Spain, an exhibition by local artist Nina Fritz. Sketches of Spain will be on display from February 27 – April 18. Fritz’s exhibition is part of a local artist series that displays Pensacola artists in Gallery 5 of the Museum. In this exhibition Fritz leads viewers though her travels of Spain. The ...read more
Categories: Immediate Release
Monday, March 02 2015
On February 28, all Rotary Clubs from Escambia and Santa Rosa counties will once again join together with Manna Food Bank to fight hunger in Northwest Florida. The Fourth Annual Rotary Against Hunger service project will involve twelve Rotary Clubs that have committed over $25,000 to create 16,000+ food packets for those in need. The result will be 97,000 meals that the Combined Rotary of ...read more
Categories: Immediate Release
Monday, March 02 2015
Pensacola, FL – The Pensacola Museum of Art (PMA) is currently seeking artists for the 13th Annual Art in the Park festival. This annual juried arts festival will take place on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17, 2015 in historic Seville Square. Both days will be from 10:00 am-5:-00 pm. This weekend long event will feature more than 100 regional and national artists displaying their works. ...read more
Categories: Immediate Release
Monday, March 02 2015
Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® WHO: Camp Fire Gulf Wind, Inc. and Superintendent Malcolm Thomas for Escambia County School District and Camp Fire’s Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® spokesperson. WHAT: Letter-writing for Camp Fire Absolutely Incredible Kid Day®. At 12:30 pm, Superintendent Thomas will speak on the importance of writing a positive message to a child. WHEN: Saturday, ...read more
Categories: Immediate Release
Thursday, February 26 2015
Superintendent Dan Brown announced today that the Gulf Islands National Seashore is looking for volunteers to assist with operating the Fort Pickens and Fort Barrancas Visitor Centers. The park is looking to recruit volunteers who care about park resources, work well in teams, and enjoy serving the public. Volunteers will work at least one eight hour day per week to staff the information desk at ...read more
Categories: News Release
Monday, February 23 2015
Superintendent Dan Brown announced today that during the spring or early summer, Gulf Islands National Seashore plans to conduct 1-4 small controlled burns within the Naval Live Oaks Area. Longleaf pine areas of Naval Live Oaks depend on regular fire to maintain this ecosystem type, which is important habitat for many wildlife species. In March 2011 a total of 216 acres were burned. During the ...read more
Categories: News Release
Monday, February 23 2015
Gulf Islands National Seashore is pleased to announce the renewal of their working relationship with Pan Isles Inc./Ship Island Excursions for another ten year contract effective January 2015. Ship Island Excursions and the Skrmetta family have been providing ferry service to Ship Island since 1927, and have operated as National Park Service concessioners since Gulf Islands National Seashore was ...read more
Categories: News Release