Leon County to Host Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event this Saturday

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Leon County Government On Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., you can drop off any household hazardous waste or electronics that you no longer need at the  Leon County Public Works Operations Center. Located at 2280 Miccosukee Rd, this is Leon County’s last collection event of the year.  “During the September, October and November 2019 collection events, 1,243 … Continue reading Leon County to Host Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event this Saturday

5 Things to be Grateful For in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Ashley Knedler Our capital city offers welcoming neighbors and friends, beautiful scenery, top-notch schools, fantastic parks, and more. This Thanksgiving, consider these 5 things to be grateful for here in town.  The canopy roads — Our city’s iconic canopy roads is something that many other cities cannot boast of. Our schools — From the college campuses, to our small … Continue reading 5 Things to be Grateful For in Tallahassee

Community Meetings for Future TPD HQ Site Discussion Scheduled

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Hosted by the City of Tallahassee, the Tallahassee Police Department, and Pineview Elementary School, 2 community meetings to discuss the future site of the new Tallahassee Police Department HQ have been scheduled for December 2, 2019, from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m, and December 3, 2019, from  5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. The first meeting will be held at Pineview Elementary … Continue reading Community Meetings for Future TPD HQ Site Discussion Scheduled

Maclay Gardens’ 31st Camellia Christmas to be Held on December 6

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Friends of Maclay Gardens, Inc Alfred B. Maclay Gardens will be celebrating the 31st anniversary of their annual Christmas event, Camellia Christmas, on December 6, 2019. Beginning at 5:00 p.m., and concluding at 8:00 p.m., admission fees to this state park are waived for this special event.  In Tallahassee, camellia flowers bloom in December, and this event celebrates this by … Continue reading Maclay Gardens’ 31st Camellia Christmas to be Held on December 6

Maple Street Biscuit Company-Kilearn Announces Unlimited Coffee Deal

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Maple Street Biscuit Company If you love Maple Street Biscuit Company, and you love unlimited coffee, you’re in luck! Maple Street Biscuit Company, affectionately referred to as “Maple Street,” just announced their new 2020 Coffee Club, which allows members to get exclusive deals on drinks at all of their restaurants. To join, you can purchase a $100 card and enjoy … Continue reading Maple Street Biscuit Company-Kilearn Announces Unlimited Coffee Deal

5 Reasons to Shop Local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tim Mossholder Black Friday is coming up, and so is the opportunity take advantage of the best deals on toys, clothing, and electronics at your favorite stores. While purchasing some items from bigbox retailers is money-efficient and overall inevitable, you should also consider shopping at locally-owned Tallahassee businesses this Black Friday. Here’s why.  You’re supporting fellow residents of Tallahassee — … Continue reading 5 Reasons to Shop Local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

Recap of Mayday Parade’s Concert in Tallahassee

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Lexie Pitzen Last weekend, on Sunday, November 3, 2019, Mayday Parade came back home to Tallahassee to play a show at The Moon in celebration of the 10th  anniversary of “Anywhere But Here,” the band’s sophomore album. The band played the album from start to finish, including some songs they had never played live before. Mayday Parade formed in Tallahassee … Continue reading Recap of Mayday Parade’s Concert in Tallahassee