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North Florida Christian School Expanding Facilities

North Florida Christian School Expanding Facilities

North Florida Christian is in the middle of a significant expansion in their athletic facilities.…

Freedom 93 FM Changes Line-up

Freedom 93 FM Changes Line-up

Freedom 93 FM, a Tallahassee local talk radio station, is changing their line-up. The station,…

City Manager Recommends More Police Officers and a $10.8 Million Property Tax Increase

City Manager Recommends More Police Officers and a $10.8 Million Property Tax Increase

Today, City Manager Anita Favors Thompson released her proposed budget for 2015-16. In a city…

Tallahassee Democrat Labels Pons Story “Gossip”, But Has Yet to Offer Retraction

Tallahassee Democrat Labels Pons Story “Gossip”, But Has Yet to Offer Retraction

On June 19, 2014, Tallahassee Democrat reporter Jeff Burlew wrote an article entitled “School employee…

Local Economy

Leon County Employment Declines for the 6th Consecutive Month

Leon County Employment Declines for the 6th Consecutive Month

The latest employment data shows that the number of people employed in Leon County has declined for the 6th month in a row. The losses began in November,…

National, Local Home Sales Slow in August

National, Local Home Sales Slow in August

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that the sales of existing homes were down in August after four months of gains. Sales fell by 1.8% to an…

Innovation Park Takes A Different, Unique Path

Innovation Park Takes A Different, Unique Path

Rarely does a government entity decide to become smaller so that it can become more effective. But that is exactly what Innovation Park did. Innovation Park is the…

Airport Traffic Increases in 2013

Airport Traffic Increases in 2013

The City of Tallahassee Airport finished 2013 with higher passenger traffic numbers than 2012. In 2012, 684,611 passengers were serviced at the Tallahassee Regional Airport. That number increased…

Opinion

A Night With Marcus Roberts

There are a number of world-class musicians who live and work in Tallahassee. Pam Laws, Marcus Roberts, Scotty Barnhardt, and Marvin Goldstein come to mind. Several weeks…

Exclusive

Questions Arise Over Tallahassee Democrat Changing Headline, Use of “Tryst” and “Affair”

Last week Tallahassee Reports wrote about how the Tallahassee Democrat categorized one of their news stories about the Leon County School Board as “Gossip.” Now, after another…

Business Spotlight

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…

Business

Local Employment Declines for 7th Consecutive Month, 2,481 Jobs Lost in May

The latest employment data shows that the number of people employed in Leon County has declined for the 7th month in a row and has reached a…

Business

Leon County Single-Family Homes Sales Climb with Prices

Single-Family homes sales in Leon county continued to increase in the month of May as did average sale prices. For the month of May, 273 single-family homes…

Business

Shaw’s Athletics Survives The Big Boxes

If you want to know the meaning of success in Tallahassee there is a name that should know.That name is Shaw, Shaw Fromm. As as in Shaw’s…

Business

City Data Shows Slow Down in Single-Family Construction

The City of Tallahassee released construction data for May 2015. The numbers show that single-family construction continues to slow. The chart below shows that the 12 month…