Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Sabrina Alexander, StarMetro Transit Supervisor

By Sarah Alfano | Special to The Tally Wire For 45 years, StarMetro has served Tallahassee’s residents as the City of Tallahassee’s public transportation system. For 15 of those years, Sabrina Alexander has been one of the roughly 200 StarMetro team members working every day to get Tallahassee residents where they need to go. Her first experience working for the City came through StarMetro’s summer … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Sabrina Alexander, StarMetro Transit Supervisor

Centrale Pizza, Parm & Bar closing doors

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Monday, Centrale Pizza, Parm and Bar announced in an Instagram post that it would be closing its doors at the end of the month. Their last day of service is April 25. Centrale has served “thousands” of pizzas and “maybe a million mimosas” over the five years in service. The restaurant, a Collegetown staple, is most known … Continue reading Centrale Pizza, Parm & Bar closing doors

Local food truck Pineappétit expanding to brick and mortar

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Local food truck Pineappétit, which specializes in pineapple bowls and island-inspired dishes, is expanding! is expanding! The announcement came in February via the food truck’s social media pages. “Big things are coming and we are grateful for all the support you all have given us,” the post said. The food truck’s concept was created by owner Chef … Continue reading Local food truck Pineappétit expanding to brick and mortar

Jeremiah’s Italian Ice coming to Tallahassee

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Jeremiah’s Italian Ice, known for their extensive Italian ice menu and gelati, a frozen treat made of layered soft serve ice cream and Italian ice, is coming to Tallahassee this summer. Several locations are slated to make their debut, the first of which will be located at the Village Commons Shopping Center. Jeremiah’s serves Italian ice, gelati … Continue reading Jeremiah’s Italian Ice coming to Tallahassee

Charlie Park, Tallahassee’s newest rooftop bar, to open at Cascades Park this Spring

By The Tally Wire Staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla – Tallahassee’s newest rooftop bar is coming to Cascades Park in early spring of this year. For the Table Hospitality will be opening Charlie Park at the new AC Marriott Hotel at Cascades Park. Charlie Park will serve a sophisticated drink menu featuring floral concoctions, spirits and wines. Charlie Park will also feature a small-plate menu with seasonal … Continue reading Charlie Park, Tallahassee’s newest rooftop bar, to open at Cascades Park this Spring

Florida Juice Company permanently closing doors

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Locally-owned Florida Juice Company has announced that they will be closing their storefront located at 633 W Tennessee St. The restaurant, which opened in March of this year, specializes in fresh juice with no preservatives, artificial flavors, added colors, high fructose corn syrup or concentrates and offers an extensive sandwich/panini menu. By the end of this week, their doors … Continue reading Florida Juice Company permanently closing doors

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 Walk Urban Mission opening emergency shelter this week, will be only low-threshold emergency shelter in Big Bend

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Local thrift store and outreach center, City Walk Urban Mission, will be opening an emergency shelter on Nov. 20 in response to the growing need for homeless individuals seeking emergency shelter, especially in the upcoming winter months. “God has called us to open our doors to care for those unsheltered in our city,” Renee Miller, City Walk founder and … Continue reading City Walk Urban Mission opening emergency shelter this week, will be only low-threshold emergency shelter in Big Bend

El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Within the next few weeks, popular Mexican food restaurant, El Cocinero, will be opening up a new location in Midtown at 1303 Thomasville Road. While a specific date has not been set for their grand opening, the restaurant is planning on opening their doors in early December. As of recent, El Cocinero has been operating out of Liberty Bar … Continue reading El Cocinero opening new location in Midtown in December