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Supporters are once again encouraging Mayor Andrew Gillum to look beyond Tallahassee’s city hall. Online activists are circulating a petition calling for Gillum to run for governor in 2018.

Tallahassee Community College

Tallahassee Community College is expanding its entrepreneurship program, with a $300,000 investment from the First Commerce Credit Union. The funds will allow the college to hire a fulltime coordinator for its Spark program.

North Florida Reacts To Fidel Castro's Death

Nov 28, 2016
Catherine Buckler

Cuban Dictator Fidel Castro died Friday at the age of 90. That’s turned the spotlight on Florida’s Cuban population. Those in North Florida have a varied response.

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Florida juvenile justice officials want to expand truancy prevention efforts for some North Florida kids. Meredith Stanfield is the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice’s Legislative Affairs Director.

Catherine Buckler / WFSU News

A Donald Trump presidency  is raising concerns about  First Amendment protections. Trump has accused the media of bias, limited access during his transition and spoken out against protesters.  Meanwhile, the social media site Twitter purged hundreds of users associated with white supremacy. But what does  the U.S. Constitution actually say about the right to free speech, expression and assembly?

Thanksgiving Dinner
Justin Smith via Flickr

Floridians with HIV and their advocates are hoping to find community, friendship and a place at the table this holiday season.

Gulf Winds Track Club

Thousands of people, from hard-core runners to casual walkers will descend on Tallahassee's Southwood Thanksgiving morning. They'll be taking part in a Turkey Day tradition that's nearly as old and as sacred as the football matchup between Florida State and the University of Florida.

Tom Flanigan

One-hundred Tallahassee families have even more reason to be thankful this year. Monday night they received free turkeys for this week's holiday feast, thanks to a former Florida State University and NFL linebacker who now sees himself as a life-changer.

Tallahassee City Commissioner Scott Maddox announces bid for Leon County School Superintendent.
Scott Maddox twitter account

A district court ruling Sunday has barred Scott Maddox from being sworn into the City Commission until a residency dispute is settled.

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Low income housing units have no effect on nearby property values, according to a new study by real estate company Trulia.  The finding comes at a time when there are some concerns around affordable housing in Leon County.