Jim and Milt’s Barbecue closing after 40+ years in business

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla (The Tally Wire) – Tallahassee barbecue staple Jim and Milt’s announced Friday that it would be closing at over 40 years in business. “Today’s announcement is a tough and emotional one,” the restaurant owners, the Flury family, wrote on their Facebook page. “After 40 plus years we have decided to retire and will be closing.” The restaurant will … Continue reading Jim and Milt’s Barbecue closing after 40+ years in business

License-free saltwater fishing day coming up in Florida

By The Tally Wire Staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla (The Tally Wire) – A third license-free saltwater fishing Saturday in Florida is coming up immediately following Thanksgiving. On Saturday, Nov. 27, all recreational anglers, including non-residents and residents, can fish in all saltwater areas without a license. “The saltwater waiver applies to any recreational harvest requiring a saltwater fishing license (e.g., crabbing, lobstering, scalloping, etc.) as well as fishing from … Continue reading License-free saltwater fishing day coming up in Florida

Topgolf Live coming to Doak Campbell Stadium

By The Tally Wire staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla (The Tally Wire) – From Nov. 18 to 20, TopGolf Live, Top Golf’s limited-time pop up event, will be hosted at Florida State University’s Doak Campbell Stadium. Hosted by FSU Venues & Tours, this event gives golf fans have a fun, interactive golf experience without the use of a traditional golf course. Top Golf Live uses Toptracer Range … Continue reading Topgolf Live coming to Doak Campbell Stadium

North Florida Fair wrapping up this weekend

By The Tally Wire Staff TALLAHASSEE, Fla (The Tally Wire) – The North Florida Fair is wrapping up Sunday, Nov. 14 after two weeks at the North Florida Fairgrounds. Located at 441 Paul Russell Road, this year’s comeback after a hiatus due to COVID-19 includes fan favorite rides, food and attractions for people of all ages. Friday, the fair opens at 5 p.m. and closes … Continue reading North Florida Fair wrapping up this weekend

Lucky Goat Coffee currently hiring, 4 positions open at Tallahassee locations

By Amy Marcos TALLAHASSEE, Fla – If you love coffee and are searching for a job in Tallahassee, you are in luck! Lucky Goat Coffee is currently hiring for four positions at their Tallahassee locations. According to the locally-owned company, taking a job with Lucky Goat will help expand your knowledge of the coffee industry Two barback positions, one marketing assistant and one head barista … Continue reading Lucky Goat Coffee currently hiring, 4 positions open at Tallahassee locations

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 City Services Spotlight: Michael Rosen, residential building inspector

By Heather Teter / Special to The Tally Wire TALLAHASSEE, Fla — With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing many indoors, homeowners have been using this time to complete long overdue renovation and remodeling projects. Each day, the City of Tallahassee receives hundreds of residential inspection requests. Whether it’s roofing, electrical, mechanical or gas work, it all requires an inspection from the City’s Growth Management department.  Helping … Continue reading Tallahassee City Services Spotlight: Michael Rosen, residential building inspector

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