Tallahassee Farmers Market Open Every Saturday Amid COVID-19 Concerns

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Tallahassee Farmers’ Market TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Even amid COVID-19 concerns, the Tallahassee Farmers Market, which is located at 2904 Kerry Forest Pkwy (Cornerstone Presbyterian Church’s parking lot), is open and ready for business every Saturday from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. “We believe our market is an important part of the Tallahassee community’s healthy lifestyle,” the market shared on Facebook.  The market … Continue reading Tallahassee Farmers Market Open Every Saturday Amid COVID-19 Concerns

5 Basic Ways to Support the Tallahassee Community Every Day

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Experience Church There are several basic ways to support the Tallahassee community every single day. From shopping local, to taking care of the environment, these simple acts will help the Tallahassee community thrive. Dine at a locally-owned restaurant — Going out for a meal? Opt to try a locally-owned restaurant instead of a chain restaurant. You are sure … Continue reading 5 Basic Ways to Support the Tallahassee Community Every Day

5 Ways to Support Local Businesses in Tallahassee Amid COVID-19 Concerns

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, small and locally-owned businesses are being impacted greatly. Restaurants are temporarily closing, shops are experiencing much less foot traffic, and entrepreneurs’ dreams are being impeded. While unsure and chaotic times lie ahead, consider these small ways to help out our neighborhood business owners.  Purchase gift cards to your go-to restaurants — If … Continue reading 5 Ways to Support Local Businesses in Tallahassee Amid COVID-19 Concerns

5 reasons to shop local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — 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 big box 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

4 Products That Began in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: DivvyUp With Tallahassee being the capital of Florida and a hotspot for business ventures, it is no surprise that many unique, innovative, and successful products were launched here. Check out this list of 4 products with roots in Tallahassee. Swellcoin — Swellcoin, which was founded in 2017, is a unique loyalty program that helps local businesses in Tallahassee give rewards … Continue reading 4 Products That Began in Tallahassee

To Thrift or Not to Thrift: Best Thrift Shops in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Prudence Earl As of late, shopping at thrift stores, an act known as “thrifting,” has become all the rage. In Tallahassee, there are a host of unique thrift stores to shop at, most of which are locally-owned and have a mission behind them. Check them out below! City Walk Urban Mission — A thrift store with a mission, City Walk … Continue reading To Thrift or Not to Thrift: Best Thrift Shops in Tallahassee