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Learning Biz Skills Is A Piece Of (Cup)Cake

Jul 31, 2015
Little girl hands brownie to customer
Caitie Switalski / WFSU News

A new cupcake shop opened Friday in Downtown Tallahassee. Its owners ranged in age from 5-to-15.

Leon County Schools

Former Leon High School Principal Rocky Hanna will soon announce his political intentions. Hanna, now an administrator with the Leon School District, has been rumored as a potential candidate for district superintendent.

New Report Claims Climate Change Will Affect Florida’s Future

Jul 29, 2015
Strange foam looked like icebergs on Lake Guana, in Florida.
Craig ONeal via Flickr

A report says global warming puts Florida’s economy at risk.

front end of a red fire truck
Valdosta Fire Department / WFSU News

Citizens have until Friday July 31 to enroll in Valdosta’s Citizens Fire Academy. Those who apply will learn about fire departments in action.

DNC Member Jon Ausman's proposed map puts Congresswoman Gwen Graham and Corrine Brown in the same district, but keeps Leon County intact.
LHatter / WFSUNews

The Florida legislature meets in two weeks to start drawing Congressional districts for the third time. The special session comes after the Florida Supreme Court declared eight districts unconstitutional due to gerrymandering. But a proposal by the plaintiffs in the suit to set the situation right—is causing heartburn to North Florida Republicans and Democrats.