Brownsville

Community

“A Better Brownsville” meeting set for Monday

A Better Brownsville meeting set for Monday. Find out how to RSVP and be part of revitalizing this great neighborhood. Read full story

Government

City supports change in helping homeless

The Pensacola City Council discussed finding new solutions to helping the homeless that could streamline services, address public safety and improve lives. Read full story

News

Come Celebrate Brownsville on April 25

Escambia County Community Redevelopment Agency, Artel Gallery and Lamar Advertising, announce the second annual Celebrating Brownsville Festival April 25. Read full story

Community

Celebrating Brownsville festival seeks artists, vendors

On Saturday, April 25, from 12 to 4 p.m., join the Escambia County Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) at the Celebrating Brownsville Festival, 3300 Mobile Highway, Pensacola. Read full story

Brownsville Middle School

Wrecking ball next for Brownsville Middle

Escambia School Board rejects offer from neighboring scrap yard to buy property, demolition next step for the building

Escambia School Board rejects offer from neighboring scrap yard to buy Brownsville Middle School property, demolition next step for the building. Read full story

Brownsville Middle School

Brownsville Middle back on the agenda

The sale of Brownsville Middle School to GSI Brokerage for $475,000 was pulled off the agenda for the March 17 Escambia School Board meeting. Read full story

Brownsville Middle School

Keeping the scrap yard at bay

As Escambia School district officials mull sale of old Brownsville Middle property, questions about selling to scrap yard owners have surfaced

As Escambia School district officials mull sale of old Brownsville Middle property, questions about selling to scrap yard owners have surfaced. Read full story

Government

Celebrate National Night Out in Brownsville

NEWS RELEASE — The Brownsville Community Center will host the 31st annual National Night Out event on Aug. 5. The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, The Pensacola Police Department, Northwest Florida Prevention Coalition, and the Community Drug and Alcohol Council, Inc. sponsor the event, which is from 6 to 8 p.m. at the center, 3100 W. DeSoto St. National Night Out is an annual community event aimed to encourage members of the community to unite against crime. The National Night Out program is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; generate support for and participation in local anti-crime efforts; strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships; and send a message to criminals letting them know neighborhoods are organized and fighting back. The celebration will include free food and refreshments, school supplies for children, music, raffle prizes and plenty of activities for kids. National Night Out is sponsored nationally by Target. Read full story