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Locally Owned Business, Power On, Helps You Power Up

Locally Owned Business, Power On, Helps You Power Up

Hurricane season begins on June 1, 2015 and John and Vicki Cunniff view this time of year different than most. You see, their locally owned business, Power On,…

Leon County Employment Remains Stagnant

Leon County Employment Remains Stagnant

After three consecutive months of job losses, the latest employment numbers indicate that Leon County added 231 jobs in February. This is after losing 408 jobs in January.…

Local News

Fact-Checking Mayor Gillum’s Summit on Children Reveals Discrepancies

Fact-Checking Mayor Gillum’s Summit on Children Reveals Discrepancies

During Mayor Gillum’s recent Summit on Children, there were some very bold statements made by…

Mayor Gillum Continues to Ignore City Commissioners with Summit on Children

Mayor Gillum Continues to Ignore City Commissioners with Summit on Children

High-level officials in city and county government have told Tallahassee Reports that unilateral actions by…

City Ethics Board Adds Two Members, Chooses Chairman

City Ethics Board Adds Two Members, Chooses Chairman

The City of Tallahassee Ethics Board met on Thursday, March 12 and added two new…

Local Product, Hudson Swafford, Making His Move on the PGA Tour

Local Product, Hudson Swafford, Making His Move on the PGA Tour

Local golf professional Hudson Swafford, who grew up playing golf at Capital City Country Club and…

Five Page Search Warrant Released by Leon County Schools

Five Page Search Warrant Released by Leon County Schools

Listed below is the five page search warrant served by the FBI on Leon County…

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FBI Serves Leon School Board with Search Warrant

FBI Serves Leon School Board with Search Warrant

Tallahassee Reports has confirmed through two independent sources that the FBI served a search warrant for the email server for the Leon County School Board. Sources tell TR…

How Much Will Proposed Fire Service Fee Impact Businesses? Get the Details.

How Much Will Proposed Fire Service Fee Impact Businesses? Get the Details.

TR recently published a report on the proposed increase to the fire service fee. The full report can be read here. Listed below is a schedule for the…

City and County Set to Increase Fire Service Fee

City and County Set to Increase Fire Service Fee

The City and County Commissions are set to raise the fire service fee by as much as 15% for residential service. Also, some apartment dwellers will be paying…

Business Spotlight

Two Great Locally Owned Eateries Worth A Visit

If you like supporting locally owned restaurants, TR has two recommendations. Sahara, which is a Greek Lebanese Cafe located at 1241 E. Layfayette Street, was a buzz…

Local Economy

Leon County Employment Improves

The unemployment rate is one of the most watched economic statistics. And with the slow creation of jobs during this longer than normal recovery from the Great…

Featured

Vince Long Is Where He Wants To Be

Vince Long is slick. There’s really no other way to put it. How else to describe a guy who, in the span of 24 hours, somehow managed…

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Journalism Ethics Expert: “It is a clear conflict”, Gannett Responds

On Wednesday TR published public records that indicated Tallahassee Democrat reporter Doug Blackburn was paid by FAMU while he was covering FAMU as a Tallahassee Democrat reporter.…

Editorial

Stop The Red Light Camera Program

The City of Tallahassee began a Red Light Camera Safety Program on July 1, 2010. Currently, there are 19 red light safety cameras in operation at seven…

Letters to the Editor

Cost Saving Ideas Requested by Governor-elect Scott

I found it interesting that our Governor-Elect Rick Scott has kicked off a new initiative he calls "Florida 2.0 - your opportunity to tell Tallahassee how you…

Columnist

ObamaCore? Education Reform Hits a Snag

Wherever you stand on the Common Core, an attempt to provide a set of nationwide education standards, it can’t be good news for the program that it…

Business

UPDATED: Tallahassee Democrat Reporter Paid by FAMU While Covering FAMU

UPDATE   10:00 AM FAMU journalism professor and former Tallahassee Democrat reporter Doug Blackburn has responded, via Facebook,  to TR’s article about Mr. Blackburn being paid by…