Where to get boba tea in Tallahassee

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Boba tea, or bubble tea, which is made of black tea with flavorred tapioca pearls, is growing in popularity, and Tallahassee has met the demand. Here in town, there are a number of spots that offer a boba tea menu. Check them out. Pong’s Boba Tea — Located at 1350 W Tennessee St B, Pong’s Boba Tea, which is … Continue reading Where to get boba tea in Tallahassee

Where to Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — September 18, 2020 marks National Cheeseburger Day, and here in Tallahassee, there are plenty of local spots to celebrate at! Check out this list of four cheeseburger joints to stop by this National Cheeseburger Day. Voodoo Dog — Located at 805 S Macomb St, Voodoo Dog offers an eclectic hotdog and hamburger menu. Featuring everything from a … Continue reading Where to Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day in Tallahassee

City of Tallahassee Mayor, John Dailey, on Life, Football Season, and Community

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — There are some things that most know about City of Tallahassee Mayor John Dailey. He was elected the mayor of Tallahassee in 2018, he is a private business owner, and prior to becoming mayor, he served on the Leon County Board of County Commissioners. However, he also has a rescue dog named Lulu, his favorite season in Tallahassee is … Continue reading City of Tallahassee Mayor, John Dailey, on Life, Football Season, and Community

2021 Springtime Tallahassee Scheduled for Saturday, March 27

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Monday, September 14, 2020, Springtime Tallahassee announced that their 2021 Springtime Tallahassee Grand Parade and Jubilee in the Park events would take place on Saturday, March 27, 2021. This year’s Springtime Tallahassee events were canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, so an alternate celebration, Springtime in the Summer, was slated to occur on August 8, 2020. However, … Continue reading 2021 Springtime Tallahassee Scheduled for Saturday, March 27

Tallahassee Makes CNBC’s List of Top Cities for Quick Summer Getaways

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Sunday, August 16, 2020, CNBC released their list of top cities for quick summer getaways, and our capital city made the cut in their “Top 10 Small Town” category. Ranking as #9 out of the 10-city list, CNBC broke down 40 cities in total for “quickie” trips to take to this summer. While many long, summer vacation plans … Continue reading Tallahassee Makes CNBC’s List of Top Cities for Quick Summer Getaways

Oasis Center’s 10th Annual Celebration of Women & Girls To Be Held Virtually this Friday

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Tallahassee’s own Oasis Center for Women and Girls‘ 10th Annual Celebration of Women and Girls Silent Auction is being held virtually this year! Taking place on Friday, August 28, 2020, an evening of entertainment and a silent auction will be held from 7:00 p..m-9:00 p.m. online. The auction, which can be viewed online, here, opened up this … Continue reading Oasis Center’s 10th Annual Celebration of Women & Girls To Be Held Virtually this Friday

Leon County Public Library to Hold Food Preservation Class on Zoom this Saturday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: LeRoy Collins Leon County Public Library System On Saturday, August 22, 2020, from 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m., the Leon County Public Library will be holding a food preservation class via Zoom. In partnership with the UF/IFAS office here in Tallahassee, the class will focus on food preparation techniques such as canning, freezing, and dehydrating for fruits and vegetables. Led by Heidi … Continue reading Leon County Public Library to Hold Food Preservation Class on Zoom this Saturday

An Interview With Tallahassee’s Newest Travel Service, TripTrustees

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fl — 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

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