5 Tallahassee-Inspired Christmas Gifts to Get this Year

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Lucky Goat Coffee These 5 Tallahassee-inspired items are perfect Christmas gifts for all Capital City lovers. Check out this list of gifts to get this Christmas for all locals and Tallahassee lovers abroad! “TLH” Koozie from Southern Compass Outfitters — These handy koozies are perfect stocking stuffers! For perfect use at house parties to tailgates at Doak Campbell Stadium, these … Continue reading 5 Tallahassee-Inspired Christmas Gifts to Get this Year

Local Restaurant, The Flying Bear, Being Sold to Unnamed Business

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Flying Bear Great American Grill On Thursday, December 12, 2019, local Tallahassee foodie favorite, The Flying Bear Great American Grill, announced that their restaurant was sold and will be changing ownership. Their  last day of service will be Saturday, December 14, 2019. For over 6 years, The Flying Bear has been serving customers tasty brunch, lunch, and dinner at 6265 … Continue reading Local Restaurant, The Flying Bear, Being Sold to Unnamed Business

5 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Florida Historic Capitol Museum If you have visiting family coming to town for Christmas vacation, consider taking them on a tour of the town. Check out these 5 spots to take them in Tallahassee. Dorothy B. Oven Park — This beloved park features a gorgeous display of Christmas lights during the holiday season. Families can enjoy a stroll though a … Continue reading 5 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

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

Tallahassee Balloon Festival to Be Hosted in March 2020

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Balloon Festival The first Tallahassee Balloon Festival will take place on March 20, 2020, and March 21, 2020, beginning at 4:00 p.m. Hosted by the North Florida Fair and the Tallahassee Balloon Festival, this ticketed event will be held on site at the North Florida Fairgrounds, which is located at 441 Paul Russell Road. This family-friendly event will include … Continue reading Tallahassee Balloon Festival to Be Hosted in March 2020

Florida State University Money Diaries: What I Spent in a Week

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Katie Harp Last year, during my freshman year at Florida State University, I rarely spent money on anything other than school-related items. With a meal plan, I didn’t have to worry about buying groceries, and I saved most of the money that I made at my part-time job. Living in an off-campus apartment is different. This year, my paid internship … Continue reading Florida State University Money Diaries: What I Spent in a Week

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