Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Lesa Vause, City Resilience Officer

“If you know your neighbor, then you can help your neighbor.” That’s the sentiment echoed byCity of Tallahassee Resilience Officer Lesa Vause. As a 15-year veteran employee with the City, Vause connects residents with important programs to help them bring their properties up to code. “My focus as a City Resilience Officer is to serve as a valuable resource coach, connectingtenants, landlords and owners with … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Lesa Vause, City Resilience Officer

Tallahassee Farmers Market still being held this Saturday amid Thanksgiving holiday

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla —  Amid the Thanksgiving and Black Friday holidays, the Tallahassee Farmers Market, which is located at 2904 Kerry Forest Pkwy on site at the Cornerstone Presbyterian Church’s parking lot, will be open and ready for business this Saturday from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. featuring a limited variety of vendors. This market offers locally-grown and locally-sourced produce, meat, fruits, baked goods and more each … Continue reading Tallahassee Farmers Market still being held this Saturday amid Thanksgiving holiday

Big Easy Snowballs, Lucky Goat Coffee partner to create new snowball creation

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Locally-owned shaved ice shop, Big Easy Snowballs, and Lucky Goat Coffee have partnered together to create a new snowball creation: coffee ice. The shaved ice shop began teasing fans about the partnership on their social media pages, saying that they were “cooking up something special.” They held a private party and taste test during the second week of November … Continue reading Big Easy Snowballs, Lucky Goat Coffee partner to create new snowball creation

Donald L. Tucker Civic Center hosting Christmas Vacation with the Griswolds, will feature Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — On Nov. 28, the Donald L. Tucker Civic Center will be hosting “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” stars, Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo, the leading couple of the movie, for a virtual viewing of the classic Christmas movie and Q&A session. “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” follows the Griswold family as they navigate the holiday season with their entire extended family … Continue reading Donald L. Tucker Civic Center hosting Christmas Vacation with the Griswolds, will feature Chevy Chase and Beverly D’Angelo

Tallahassee’s newest amusement center, District 850, celebrates grand opening

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — District 850, Tallahassee’s newest food and entertainment venue, celebrated their grand opening on Nov. 15. The brand new 40,000 sq. ft. amusement center is located at 2662 Fleischmann Way and features a full bar, restaurant and grill and entertainment center. District 850 is open to all ages and offers something for everyone. The entertainment side of the venue features … Continue reading Tallahassee’s newest amusement center, District 850, celebrates grand opening

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

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

Ology Brewing Company Opens Northside Location, Offers Curbside Pickup

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Cristi McKee Ology Brewing Company has officially opened their Northside Tallahassee location for curbside pickup! Located at 2910 Kerry Forest Parkway, the company debuted their storefront on April 18, 2020. While talk of the new distillery came about in February of 2020, the location of it was only unveiled last month as it was opened amid the COVID-19 pandemic. “We … Continue reading Ology Brewing Company Opens Northside Location, Offers Curbside Pickup

Above Tallahassee Offers Free, Virtual Drone Rides Above Tallahassee Parks

By The Tally Wire Staff | Photo: City of Tallahassee Have you ever wanted to take a virtual drone ride? Here is your chance!  The City of Tallahassee‘s Above Tallahassee now offers virtual drone rides above Tallahassee parks through aerial view videos of the city’s most beloved recreational spots. On their YouTube channel, you can “See our parks with a new perspective as you take … Continue reading Above Tallahassee Offers Free, Virtual Drone Rides Above Tallahassee Parks

Florida Capital Silverliners Offer Hope to Ugandan Community in Need

By Cristi McKee | Photo courtesy of Kathy Gomer The Silverliners, an international social and philanthropic organization for current and former flight attendants, has officially opened their Tallahassee Chapter, the Florida Capital Silverliners! The Florida Capital Silverliners nurture friendships among flight attendants past and present over social and charitable endeavors in Tallahassee, and each month, they meet and share stories about their time with their … Continue reading Florida Capital Silverliners Offer Hope to Ugandan Community in Need