What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Element 5 Digital In-person early voting in Leon County for the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary Election begins this Saturday, March 7, 2020! Early voting is when one casts a ballot prior to Election Day at a local location, as designated by the Supervisor of Elections. Concluding on March 15, 2020, there are 10 convenient locations across Tallahassee, Leon County, and … Continue reading What You Need to Know About 2020 Early Voting in Tallahassee

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

World-Renowned Violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, Performing in Tallahassee this Friday

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Rachel Barton Pine This Friday, February 21, 2020, at 7:30 p.m., world-renowned violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, will be performing here in Tallahassee at St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral. Hosted by Tallahassee’s own Javacya Arts Conservatory, the concert will feature Pine’s favorite classical, sacred, and contemporary works. She will be accompanied by the Javacya Elite Chamber Orchestra, which is led by Mr. … Continue reading World-Renowned Violinist, Rachel Barton Pine, Performing in Tallahassee this Friday

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

5 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

By Cristi McKee | Photo: Florida Historic Capitol Museum If you have visiting family coming to town for Christmas vacation, consider taking them on a tour of the town. Check out these 5 spots to take them in Tallahassee. Dorothy B. Oven Park — This beloved park features a gorgeous display of Christmas lights during the holiday season. Families can enjoy a stroll though a … Continue reading 5 Places to Take Visiting Family During Christmas Break in Tallahassee

Leon County to Host Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event this Saturday

By Amy Marcos | Photo: Leon County Government On Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., you can drop off any household hazardous waste or electronics that you no longer need at the  Leon County Public Works Operations Center. Located at 2280 Miccosukee Rd, this is Leon County’s last collection event of the year.  “During the September, October and November 2019 collection events, 1,243 … Continue reading Leon County to Host Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event this Saturday

Community Meetings for Future TPD HQ Site Discussion Scheduled

By Cristi McKee | Photo: City of Tallahassee Hosted by the City of Tallahassee, the Tallahassee Police Department, and Pineview Elementary School, 2 community meetings to discuss the future site of the new Tallahassee Police Department HQ have been scheduled for December 2, 2019, from 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m, and December 3, 2019, from  5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m. The first meeting will be held at Pineview Elementary … Continue reading Community Meetings for Future TPD HQ Site Discussion Scheduled

5 reasons to shop local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

By Cristi McKee TALLAHASSEE, Fla — Black Friday is coming up, and so is the opportunity take advantage of the best deals on toys, clothing and electronics at your favorite stores. While purchasing some items from big box retailers is money-efficient and overall inevitable, you should also consider shopping at locally-owned Tallahassee businesses this Black Friday. Here’s why.  You’re supporting fellow residents of Tallahassee — … Continue reading 5 reasons to shop local in Tallahassee this Black Friday

Recap of Mayday Parade’s Concert in Tallahassee

By Lexie Pitzen | Photo: Lexie Pitzen Last weekend, on Sunday, November 3, 2019, Mayday Parade came back home to Tallahassee to play a show at The Moon in celebration of the 10th  anniversary of “Anywhere But Here,” the band’s sophomore album. The band played the album from start to finish, including some songs they had never played live before. Mayday Parade formed in Tallahassee … Continue reading Recap of Mayday Parade’s Concert in Tallahassee

St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral to Hold First Veteran’s Day Service

By Cristi McKee | Photo: St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral On Monday, November 11, 2019, St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral will hold their first Veteran’s Day service to honor all Veterans in the community. Beginning at 7:00 p.m., this church service is open to the community, and the wearing of uniforms and awards is welcome and encouraged.  The introduction of this service is part of the Cathedral’s … Continue reading St. Peter’s Anglican Cathedral to Hold First Veteran’s Day Service