Railroad Square

Rob McDole with some of the arcade's newer pinball machines.
Nick Evans

A new all-you-can-play pinball arcade is opening in Tallahassee.  Pinball wizards can flex their flippers starting Friday.

Duresny Nemorin / WFSU News

Have you noticed a lot of orange cones along the road this summer? That’s because the city of Tallahassee plans its road construction projects after the departure of college students who leave on summer break and with the end of the Legislative Session. But officials aren’t changing their plans for the special session starting in June.

Making Awesome sign
Jessica Palombo / WFSU News

The Tallahassee shared workspace called Making Awesome has moved into a new home in the Railroad Square Art Park. The member-supported organization had to leave its former warehouse this month after rent got too steep.

Making Awesome had operated for about two years in a building Tallahassee Community College owns near the western edge of campus. Co-founder Brad Harris says at first the impending move was unwelcome. But now, “this could all turn out to be one of the best things to happen to us," he says.

Inspiration Station plans
Tallahassee-Leon County Planning Department

Leon County and Tallahassee planners are proposing a makeover for the old Amtrak station and surrounding areas on Railroad Avenue south of Gaines Street. The County Commission will discuss the plans at their Tuesday afternoon meeting.