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The Network of Entrepreneurs & Business Advocates (NEBA) will host Reese Goad, the City Manager for the City of Tallahassee on Tuesday, August 15th, at 11:30 AM at Capital City Country Club. Please RSVP by Monday, August 14th at 12 PM to confirm your attendance.
On August 3rd, Tallahassee Police Chief Lawrence Revell appeared on The Steve Stewart Show on Real Talk 93.3. Chief Revell, who was appointed on December 26,2019, ad- dressed several issues, including current crime trends, the need for more police officers and officer recruitment.
According to filings with Leon County and the City of Tallahassee, the number of single-family new construction permits was 54.5% in June, 2023 when compared to June, 2022. Get the details.
Altitude Trampoline Park on North Monroe St. is closing its doors permanently on Tuesday, according to a post on its Facebook page.
The New College of Florida has abolished its gender studies program. “We are the first public university in America to begin rolling back the encroachment of queer theory and gender pseudoscience into academic life,” board member Chris Rufo said.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has appointed Apopka lawyer Roger Gannam to serve as judge on the 6th District Court of Appeal, which hears cases from Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Polk, Orange and Osceola counties. Gannam has previously worked advocating for clients for the Liberty Counsel.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis also blamed “child care deserts” exist because people feel they need both spouses in the home in order to make ends meet. “It used to be, you could support a family on a single income,” DeSantis said, so that “parents have options in terms of what they want to do.”
Florida State’s Charlotte Heath earned the Smyth Salver Award as the highest finishing amateur player at the AIG Women’s Open Championship at the Walton Heath Golf Club.