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 City Services Spotlight: Shawanda Crooms, Community Beautification and Waste Management Driver

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Shawanda Crooms grew up believing that she could do anything she set her mind to. As the first and only female operations driver with the City of Tallahassee’s Community Beautification and Waste Management Department, she has lived her life that way, accomplishing one goal after another.  “It’s scary to be the first…anything,” Shawanda … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Shawanda Crooms, Community Beautification and Waste Management Driver

New Food Truck, Eggcitement, Offers Monster Handcrafted Breakfast Sandwiches

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Tallahassee’s newest addition to the food truck scene, Eggcitement, is here! On August 31, 2020, Eggcitement celebrated their first day on the street. Specializing in “monster” handcrafted breakfast sandwiches, The Eggcitement food truck is the newest product of Tally Mac Shack, Tallahassee’s Food Truck of the Year. Offering a number of breakfast sandwiches, including a slow-roasted Korean pork belly … Continue reading New Food Truck, Eggcitement, Offers Monster Handcrafted Breakfast Sandwiches

Tallahassee Nurseries Hosting Special Month-Long Orchid Sales Event

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Throughout the month of September, local award-winning nursery, Tallahassee Nurseries, will be hosting five specialty orchid growers on site. Due to COVID-19 concerns, the nursery’s annual April orchid show was postponed, but the orchid producers had already grown hundreds of plants for sale at the show. In lieu of the April orchid show, Tallahassee Nurseries will host one grower … Continue reading Tallahassee Nurseries Hosting Special Month-Long Orchid Sales Event

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

2nd Annual Capital Craft Fest Taking Place This October

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: Country Market & Craft Fair TALLAHASSEE, Fla — This year’s 2nd annual Capital Craft Fest, hosted by the Country Market & Craft Fair, will be held on October 17, 2020, from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Originally scheduled to take place this past spring, the craft fest was rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns. The Capital Craft Fest will once again … Continue reading 2nd Annual Capital Craft Fest Taking Place This October

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