Round Up of Mac ‘n’ Cheese Restaurants in Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla — There are three locally-owned and operated mac ‘n’ cheese restaurants here in the capital city. Check them out below. I Heart Mac & Cheese — Located at 799 W Gaines St #113, I Heart Mac & Cheese offers an extensive macaroni and cheese-based menu. Offering lobster and white truffle oil bowls, bacon cheeseburger bowls, classic bowls, and … Continue reading Round Up of Mac ‘n’ Cheese Restaurants in Tallahassee

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

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

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

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

MagLab Open House 2020 Scheduled for February 22

By Cristi McKee | Photo: National High Magnetic Field Laboratory This year’s National High Magnetic Field Laboratory Open House has been scheduled for February 22, 2020, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s event is science fun across space and time, and the day will be filled with celebrations of past science accomplishments in electricity and magnetism. The open house is “a can’t-miss … Continue reading MagLab Open House 2020 Scheduled for February 22

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