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Bi-Partisan Group seeks Governor Scott Veto of Education Bill

Bi-Partisan Group seeks Governor Scott Veto of Education Bill

Common Ground, a group described as a bipartisan working group of education advocates from across the state, has sent a letter to Governor Rick Scott asking him to veto the…

Despite Decline in Jobs, Leon County Unemployment Rate Reaches Post Recession Low

Despite Decline in Jobs, Leon County Unemployment Rate Reaches Post Recession Low

The latest employment information shows that Leon County lost 728 jobs in April 2017. This month’s loss follows a gain of 1,846 jobs in March. One year ago Leon County…

Political Ties Between The Edison and City of Tallahassee Run Deep

Political Ties Between The Edison and City of Tallahassee Run Deep

The City of Tallahassee subsidized restaurant, The Edison, is in the news again after firing the highly respected hospitality operator Steve Adams. The scrutiny has resulted in various media reports and…

New Law Adds to Law Enforcement Responsibility

New Law Adds to Law Enforcement Responsibility

TALLAHASSEE — A new law mandating law enforcement training for dealing with autistic individuals has the sheriff and chief of police asking “Why us?” The Florida legislature passed a new…