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Leon County Schools

As the Florida legislature weighs whether to make recess mandatory for elementary schoolers, the Leon County School board is trying to get ahead.

MGN Online

The official start to the Hurricane Season may be months away, but Panhandle health officials want area residents to start preparing early.

Tom Flanigan

Every spring break, hundreds of students from FSU, FAMU and TCC take part in a charitable exercise called "The Big Event". This year's Big Event happened at Second Harvest of the Big Bend.

africa.upenn.edu

Could this part of the country become a top national source for bio-fuel? This Wednesday (3/29) there will be a major meeting in Gadsden County to discuss that possibility.

Tom Flanigan

Tallahassee's South City area was the scene of a big Community Resource Expo on Saturday (3/25). Organizers said the "Tallahassee Cares" event gives area residents a showcase of the many local services intended to help their neighborhoods.

Tallahassee Magazine

The man credited with almost single-handedly inventing American opera is bringing his latest work back to where it all began. This week, Carlisle Floyd’s “Prince of Players” begins a 4-performance run at Florida State University’s Opperman Music Hall.

Tallahassee's Community Redevelopment Agency has approved the sale of the Bloxham Building and old jail near Cascades Park.  The move is part of a redevelopment effort in the area, and could become the new home of a mixed use development project.

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Cross-Cultural Colors Captured in Union Bank Exhibit

Mar 23, 2017
Tom Flanigan

One of Tallahassee’s most visible – but least visited – buildings opens its doors for a very special exhibit starting this Friday (3/24). The Historic Union Bank Building in the shadow of the Old Capitol on Apalachee Parkway will become a unique kind of art gallery for the next several months.

Artist renderings of what a possible mixed use housing development in Frenchtown would look like.
City of Tallahassee

Tallahassee Commissioners are postponing the sale of a parcel of land in Frenchtown. Residents protested the sale of the land to a student-housing developer, saying it jeopardizes the historic nature of the area.

FSU Student Witnesses London Attack From Parliament Window

Mar 22, 2017
Olivia Gilmore

Florida State University says all its students in London are safe, following a possible terrorist attack Wednesday. WFSU News spoke with one student working in the Parliament building about what she experienced.

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