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Economy

Where is Pensacola’s “digital divide’?

Now the digital divide seems to be falling alone income level, a factor most often influenced by education, employment and, sadly enough, race or gender, writes UWF's Phyllis Pooley. Read full story

Education

Cox expands $10 monthly internet service to more families

Cox Communications announced on Sept. 13 that they will offer discounted internet service — for about $10 per month — for families whose children are eligible for the reduced-price lunch plan. Read full story

Education

Take Stock in Children scholars make the grade

Take Stock in Children was established in 1995 to give deserving low-income students a chance to get a college education. The 2015 Take Stock graduates received their scholarships on June 5 at the Graduation and Unsung Hero Celebration at New World Landing. Read full story

Community

Summer movie series returns to Maritime Park

Just in time for the warm weather comes the drive-in movie series on Friday, May 29, under the stars at the Community Maritime Park amphitheater. Read full story

Community

Cox to present free computers as part of Connect2Compete program

Cox Communications is happy to announce that it will present 50 Gulf Coast families with a free refurbished desktop computer during two events along the Gulf Coast this week, as part of the Connect2Compete program. In order to receive the computer, families had to show a commitment to their student’s education, by signing up for the Connect2Compete program during the months of February and March. The families will stop by Cox offices during the events listed below to pick up their free computer: Read full story

Culture

WSRE hosts family-fun event at Gulfarium

Popular PBS KIDS characters will be stationed around the park to meet and greet children

How big is Clifford the Big Red Dog? Is there really a Man with a Yellow Hat? How curious is Curious George? Read full story

Culture

3-D Art coming to Cordova Mall

An interactive 3-D art display by artist Kurt Wenner comes to Cordova Mall this Saturday, sponsored by Cox Communications. Read full story

Health

Bras Across the Bridge raised $8,000

The fifth annual Bras Across the Bridge raised more than $8,000 for Baptist Health Care Foundation’s Mammogram Fund, which provides mammograms to qualified women who are not financially able to pay for it. More than 800 new bras were donated by the 400 plus participants at the event, sponsored by Baptist Health Care, Cox Communications and Today’s Soft Rock 94.1. The new bras will be donated to women’s shelters, high schools and FamiliesFirst Network. Read full story

Education

‘Stop Bullying: Speak Up’ rally

The best way to handle bullying is to confront it. Read full story