FSU Hosts Virtual International Coffee Hour Every Friday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Nathan Dumlao Summer session at Florida State University is being held online, but so are many of their student activities! The FSU Center for Global Engagement is now hosting their weekly International Coffee Hour virtually. The past few semesters, on Fridays from 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m., students, faculty, and staff at Florida State University have had the opportunity to experience coffee … Continue reading FSU Hosts Virtual International Coffee Hour Every Friday

6 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Markus Spiske April 22 marks Earth Day, and here in Tallahassee, there are plenty of ways to celebrate! Check them out. Opt for a walk — For some, taking a drive through the neighborhood may act as an allowed outing for the day during this time of social distancing. Instead, if able, opt to take a walk around the neighborhood.  … Continue reading 6 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Tallahassee

7 Native Florida Plants To Plant in Your Tallahassee Yard

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Andreas This spring, instead of opting to plant exotic or invasive plants, consider planting flowers, shrubs, and trees that are native to Florida—some of which you may already have in your yard! Planting these native plants help support local ecosystems, create habitats for natural life, and ensures that the bugs, birds, insects, and more in Tallahassee will keep coming back … Continue reading 7 Native Florida Plants To Plant in Your Tallahassee Yard

Maple Street Biscuit Company-FSU, Killearn, Offering Pantry/Household Staples Alongside Tasty To-Go Meals

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Maple Street Biscuit company Both Tallahassee locations of Maple Street Biscuit Company are now offering pantry and household staples for purchase from their Community Store Pantry! Currently, you can stop by the Killearn or FSU locations and purchase 3 household or pantry staples that you may need, including toilet paper, frozen chicken breast, paper towels, bottled water, and … Continue reading Maple Street Biscuit Company-FSU, Killearn, Offering Pantry/Household Staples Alongside Tasty To-Go Meals

Leon County Libraries Offering Online Content, Waived Late Fees During Closure

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Leon County On Friday, March 13, 2020, due to concerns regarding the Corona Virus, Leon County Libraries announced that all library branches would be closed until Sunday, March 29, 2020. However, on Saturday, March 14, 2020, they announced that they will offer a special online content and due fee waiver during their closure. While the branches are closed to the … Continue reading Leon County Libraries Offering Online Content, Waived Late Fees During Closure

Jon Pardi, Runaway June, Performing Next Month at Doak After Dark

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Doak After Dark On April 18, 2020, starting at approximately 8:30 p.m., a special concert hosted by Doak After Dark will follow the Florida State University Garnet and Gold Spring Game! This year’s Doak After Dark concert will feature country artists Jon Pardi and Runaway June. The concert will take place after the first FSU football game under … Continue reading Jon Pardi, Runaway June, Performing Next Month at Doak After Dark

Springtime Tallahassee 2020 Overview

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Springtime Tallahassee Updated March 16, 2020, 4:51 p.m.: Springtime Tallahassee and all of its events are canceled amid Corona Virus concerns. This year’s Springtime Tallahassee events are quickly approaching! Celebrating its 52nd year, Springtime Tallahassee will kick off on Friday, March 27, 2020, and carry through Saturday, March 28, 2020, with the annual Springtime Jubilee in the Park and Springtime … Continue reading Springtime Tallahassee 2020 Overview

Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Police Department Attention, local “Live PD” and “Live Rescue” fans: this is your chance to meet your local heroes and TV stars! On Saturday, March 7, 2020, from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., you can head over to Cascades Park for a special meet and greet opportunity with the Tallahassee police officers and firefighters featured on the AE hit … Continue reading Live PD and Live Rescue Meet & Greet with the TPD and TFD Scheduled for March 7

St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Marks and St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuges The St. Marks Wildlife Refuge, located just about 25 miles south of Tallahassee, is a wilderness oasis that is close to home and the prime spot for a day trip with family and friends.  St. Marks Wildlife Refuge is actually one of the oldest wildlife refuges in the U.S., and encompasses parts … Continue reading St. Marks Wildlife Refuge Day Trip Guide

4 Things to Remember to Do During a Freeze in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff | Photo: Erin Mckenna Winter has finally made an appearance in Tallahassee, with temperatures dropping into the 20’s this week, according to the National Weather Service-Tallahassee. When it gets this chilly outside, there are a number of actions to take in order to keep your family, friends, pets, and plants safe. Here are 4 of them. Bring your pets inside … Continue reading 4 Things to Remember to Do During a Freeze in Tallahassee