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Florida State University police have arrested a second fraternity member accused of selling drugs on campus. The move comes a day after the school announced more arrests for drug sales would be forthcoming.

A world-famous musical group will be playing in Tallahassee this Saturday (11/11).  A fortunate and unforeseen set of circumstances led to this performance.

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St. Johns Episcopal Church could soon receive a local historical designation.  The Tallahassee City Commission is poised to approve its addition to the county’s historical registry.

Tom Flanigan

The Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency is working on a new trail project along Tallahassee's South Magnolia Drive. At the same time, a much larger and more controversial road project is being planned in the southwest part of the city.

Railroad Square Art Park

Many Caribbean islands have had a rough time this year. An upcoming Tallahassee event will not only celebrate those islands’ cultures but also help rebuild a storm-devastated region.

Tom Flanigan

What its creators say is the world's biggest bounce house was at Tallahassee's Cross Creek Driving Range over the weekend.

Florida State University is suspending all of its fraternities and sororities indefinitely after the recent death of a fraternity pledge and the arrest of a member for selling drugs.

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The story of the famous World War II African American fighter squadron, the Tuskegee Airmen was being told Saturday (11/4) at Tallahassee International airport.

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The City of Tallahassee hosted another in its series of "Longest Table" community conversations Sunday (11/5) night. It happened along a table that stretched for more than two blocks down the middle of Duval Street downtown.

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A number of local Tallahassee businesses have been marking anniversaries lately. A few weeks ago, Cabo's Bar and Grille celebrated 3 decades of existence. This weekend a popular Capital City coffee house was celebrating 2 decades of serving a large and enthusiastic customer base.

FAMU To Form REACH Program With New Federal Fund

Nov 3, 2017
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Florida A&M University is receiving more than one million dollars in federal funding to support budding entrepreneurs.

What’s being called a “medical emergency” has cancelled tonight’s (Friday 11/3) Tallahassee concert by a legendary Southern Rock band.

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The organization that represents the Capital City's business community is urging the consolidation of City and County governments as a possible solution to crime and corruption.

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Leon County and Tallahassee law enforcement agencies have called their North Florida state and local law partners for backup.

Few organizations are so closely identified with Florida State University as the Marching Chiefs. However, despite all its fame and acclaim, the band is asking for help and its members are hoping the community will literally “run” to the rescue.

Tallahassee’s historic Frenchtown district will celebrate its heritage this Saturday. It will be a neighborhood block party that’s open to everyone.

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Bills paying tribute to former North Florida Republican Greg Evers are quickly moving through the legislature.

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For years, those using Tallahassee’s airport have wished for direct service to Fort Lauderdale, New York City and Washington. Soon, said City Commissioner Scott Maddox on Monday (10/30), one of those wishes will come true.

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University of Florida Researcher Dr. Andy Kane had his microscope set up to show the complexities of clam and oyster shells.

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Dozens of volunteers fanned out over Tallahassee's Griffin Heights and Frenchtown neighborhoods Saturday (10/28) morning. It was part of a coordinated effort to improve public safety in those areas.

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Saturday was a little rainy; Sunday was a bit chilly, but that didn't stop the music fans who enjoyed the weekend's Tallahassee Jazz and Blues Festival at Cascades Park.

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Eighteen young cooks between the ages of 9 and 17 were competing at the Moon in Tallahassee the evening of Sunday, 10/29 for a chance to appear on the Food Network's "Chopped Junior" program.

It was during last year's inaugural local event that Food Network executives met Tallahassee's Shacafrica Simmons, better known as "Chef Shac." She went on to win the adult "Chopped" competition, recalled Whole Child Leon Executive Director Courtney Atkins.

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Leon County’s lawmakers are meeting Monday to hear from voters ahead of the 2018 legislative session. Senator Bill Montford and Representatives Ramon Alexander, Loranne Ausley and Halsey Beshears are expected to be there.

A man who once terrorized the administration of Florida State University is returning to his old stomping grounds. Novelist Paul McHugh will speak before an English class at his alma mater on Friday (10/27) and give a dramatic reading of his latest work the following day at Midtown Reader.


A Florida lawmaker is filing a bill to find a way around the Electoral College. Rep. Joseph Geller (D-Aventura) wants the state to join the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact.