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

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

The Kearney Center Hosting Drive-in Movie Charity Event on July 31

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: the Kearney Center On July 31, 2020, from 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m., The Kearney Center will be hosting a drive-in movie charity event at Summit East Technology Park, located at 2073 Summit Lake Dr. Hit movie “Jurassic Park” will begin at sunset, or at approximately 9:00 p.m., and tickets cost $50 per carload.  Gates open at 7:00 p.m, and … Continue reading The Kearney Center Hosting Drive-in Movie Charity Event on July 31

Redemptive Love Farm Hosting Drive-in Movie Event on August 8

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Redemptive Love Farm Drive-in movie lovers, mark your calendars! On August 8, 2020, Redemptive Love Farm, located at 13800 Moccasin Gap Rd, will be hosting a drive-in movie event on site from 6:00 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Partnered with Bender’s Big Screen Adventures, the event only has 50 spots available and will feature the film, “Charlotte’s Web.” The movie will be shown … Continue reading Redemptive Love Farm Hosting Drive-in Movie Event on August 8

Tallahassee Balloon Festival Further Postponed, Will Take Place in September

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — This year’s Tallahassee Balloon Festival has been further postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. Originally slated to take place on March 20, 2020, and March 21, 2020, the event was then rescheduled to Friday, July 17, 2020, and Saturday, July 18, 2020. Now, the 2-day long festival will take place on September 11, 2020, and September 12, 2020. “We have … Continue reading Tallahassee Balloon Festival Further Postponed, Will Take Place in September

Brian Burnett Chiropractic Announces Rebrand, New Location

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Primary Spine Care On August 3, 2020, Brian Burnett Chiropractic will officially become the Tallahassee Primary Spine Center (TPSC) as the practice expands and transitions to even better serve the citizens of Tallahassee. The Brian Burnett Chiropractic office, currently located at 1844 Fiddler Ct, will operate until August 3, 2020 at their current location, and the new Tallahassee Primary Spine … Continue reading Brian Burnett Chiropractic Announces Rebrand, New Location

Local Cuban Cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, Closing Doors

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Chi Chi’s Cafe On Sunday, July 12, 2020, local Cuban cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, announced via Facebook that they would be closing their doors effective Monday, July 13, 2020, due to the “COVID storm.” The subsequent fallout of COVID-19, staffing challenges, delivery partner fees, and revenue drop are among some of the reasons that the owners, Rafael and Donna Diaz, … Continue reading Local Cuban Cafe, Chi Chi’s Cafe, Closing Doors

Tallahassee Museum’s Annual Swamp Stomp Coming Back July 11

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Tallahassee Museum This year’s annual Swamp Stomp, hosted by the Tallahassee Museum, is coming back on July 11, 2020! Beginning at 4:00 p.m., this event is a “music lover’s dream” that is produced by Del Suggs and features not only local legends, but also rising talents and other accomplished performers from the Big Bend.  This festival offers a … Continue reading Tallahassee Museum’s Annual Swamp Stomp Coming Back July 11