Where to See Live Music in Tallahassee This Weekend

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: John Matychuk Live music lovers in Tallahassee, you’re in luck! A number of establishments are slowly bringing back live music, and this weekend, while abiding by Florida Department of Health and CDC guidelines, several local artists and bands will be taking the stage once again. Hurricane Grill & Wings — On Saturday, August 15, 2020, the Billy Rigsby … Continue reading Where to See Live Music in Tallahassee This Weekend

PRWeek names Tallahassee Native, Maribeth McClenny, “Most Outstanding PR Student” First Runner-Up

By Stephanie Cohen / Special to The Tally Wire | Photo: PRWeek TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Maribeth McClenny, a University of Alabama senior was recently announced first runner-up for PRWeek’s 2020 Outstanding Student, a nationally recognized award. PRWeek’s Outstanding Student Award is sponsored by IBM, and college students from across the nation can participate in the competition. The students are responsible for creating a campaign by themselves, … Continue reading PRWeek names Tallahassee Native, Maribeth McClenny, “Most Outstanding PR Student” First Runner-Up

Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Paul Hudson, Community Beautification and Waste Management Driver

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire | Photo courtesy of the City of Tallahassee The City of Tallahassee is a critical partner to our local business community. Day-to-day, business owners and managers rely on the City to help them keep their doors open. Whether it’s delivering electric utility service, approving a building permit, providing road and sidewalk access, or helping dispose of … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Paul Hudson, Community Beautification and Waste Management Driver

A Guide to 4 Butterflies Found in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Richard Lee There are numerous types of butterflies found in the Tallahassee community. Check out this guide to 4 of them! Monarchs — Monarch butterflies, which make their appearance from the months of August to November then from March to June, are commonly seen on milkweed plants in gardens around town. Eastern Tiger Swallowtail — Eastern tiger swallowtails, otherwise referred … Continue reading A Guide to 4 Butterflies Found in Tallahassee

An Interview With Tallahassee’s Newest Travel Service, TripTrustees

By Cristi McKee | Photo: TripTrustees Tallahassee’s newest travel service, TripTrustees, offers a unique and one-of-a-kind platform for one type of Capital City resident in particular: senior citizens. The Tally Wire had the opportunity to speak with the new travel service about their company, which functions via connecting local civic leaders with senior citizens who wish to take trips, but need some assistance. Read about … Continue reading An Interview With Tallahassee’s Newest Travel Service, TripTrustees

Florida’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Coming Up This Weekend

By Amy Marcos| Photo: Alina Snepste Florida’s back-to-school sales tax-free holiday is coming up! From August 7, 2020-August 8, 2020, state and local tax prices will not be required on school items that cost $15 or less, shoes and clothing that cost $60 or less, or the first $1,000 of the sales price of personal computers and some computer-related accessories. Some examples of these sales … Continue reading Florida’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Coming Up This Weekend

Midtown Noodles Bar Opens in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Midtown Noodles Bar The latest addition to the Tallahassee restaurant scene, Midtown Noodles Bar, has made its debut! On Sunday, August 2, 2020, Midtown Noodles Bar celebrated the first day of their soft opening at 1660 N Monroe St. The restaurant was originally slated to hold their soft opening on Saturday, August 1, 2020, but was delayed due … Continue reading Midtown Noodles Bar Opens in Tallahassee

Early Voting in Leon County/Tallahassee Kicks Off August 3

By The Tally Wire Staff Early voting in Leon County is coming up! On Wednesday, July 29, 2020, Mark S. Earley, the Supervisor of Elections in Leon County, announced that this year’s Early Voting would begin on August 3, 2020, and be extended to run until Sunday, August 16, 2020. “Due to the impact of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, I have extended early voting … Continue reading Early Voting in Leon County/Tallahassee Kicks Off August 3

Drive-In Laser Light Show Coming to Tallahassee this Weekend

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Cabin Fever Drive-in Laser Show-Tallahassee The Tallahassee Balloon Festival and Cabin Fever Drive-in Laser Show -Tallahassee will be hosting their first ever 3-day long drive-in laser light show this weekend! On Thursday, July 30, 2020, Friday, July 31, 2020, and Saturday, August 1, 2020, this event will take place at the North Florida Fairgrounds, located at 441 Paul … Continue reading Drive-In Laser Light Show Coming to Tallahassee this Weekend

Rundown of StarMetro’s Tallahassee Weekday Bus Routes

By Sixtus Kuudaar | Photo: City of Tallahassee Government How you move around Tallahassee shapes your social life, job, and school schedules, and even your time with loved ones. One of the cheapest ways of getting around the city is through using the bus system in town. The Tallahassee bus system, operated by Star Metro, provides city buses that run by your favorite destinations. Take a … Continue reading Rundown of StarMetro’s Tallahassee Weekday Bus Routes