Posted: 04/05/2011 - Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare’s (TMH) Vogter Neuro Intensive Care Unit (VNICU) will benefit from a 12th year of philanthropic support from the USTA Tallahassee Tennis Challenger, the only professional men’s Challenger series event in North Florida and South Georgia.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - Rick Scott says he's surprised at how long it takes for the Legislature to do its work. Scott was speaking at an April 5th press conference after the Cabinet meeting. He also said that state workers don't get the credit they deserve.
Posted: 04/05/2011 - Consider the irony: Compulsive gamblers often need professional treatment to combat their addiction. But in many cases, their addiction to gambling puts them so far in debt, they cannot afford professional help.
Posted: 04/05/2011 - A Georgetown University study of Florida's Medicaid privatization program says critical information about cost savings and patient care are lacking.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - Inmates at one Florida county jail have a new visitation option -- video chatting.
Posted: 04/05/2011 - Ready or not, Florida school districts may be required to spend half of their textbook budgets on digital materials in just two years. But school districts are reluctant to embrace a mandate they say is too costly and doesn’t take into account students without Internet access.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - Gov. Rick Scott said that his wife’s health clinic company, Solantic, won’t contract for state business, addressing a conflict of interest issue that had arisen over Medicaid privatization and drug testing.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - Former U.S. Senator George LeMieux is launching his first campaign for the job he held briefly following Sen. Mel Martinez resignation in 2009.
Updated: 04/06/2011 - A list of power outages that have been reported across the Big Bend and Southern Georgia.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - Some high school students are going back to elementary school to brush up on reading skills and help bridge the generation gap.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - The city of Tallahassee is soliciting feedback from tax payers in a unique way. The first step the Citizens Budget Review Committee is taking to get folks more involved in their local government.
Updated: 04/04/2011 - Florida State University is bringing in experts from around the nation to discuss how energy development can create more jobs.
Updated: 04/04/2011 - A Florida Representative is proposing legislation that will require students in drivers education to learn the risks of using hand-held devices while driving.
Updated: 04/04/2011 - This afternoon, a Senate Committee voted unanimously on a bill that would strengthen rules on animal fighting and animal baiting in the state of Florida.
Posted: 04/04/2011 - Florida U.S. Senator Marco Rubio addresses rumors that he would run on the Republican ticket for the next presidential race.
Posted: 04/04/2011 - Blueprint 2000 has scheduled a Public Information Meeting regarding improvements to Capital Circle Southeast from Woodville Highway to Crawfordville Road. This project is funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
Updated: 04/05/2011 - A man is found dead on his front porch and authorities believe it was the result of a murder suicide. Preliminary results from the autopsies performed on April 4, 2011 confirmed both Perry and Swain died from a single gun shot wound.
Posted: 04/04/2011 - Every year as the Senate and House finish up work on their respective budgets someone utters the cliché: now the real work begins as the two sides of the Capitol prepare for the horse trading of conference.
Updated: 04/04/2011 - Florida Governor Rick Scott was the Grand Marshall on Saturday for the Springtime Tallahassee Parade where he received a 'booing ovation'. Video is attached.
Updated: 04/03/2011 - The City of Tallahassee Utilities is cutting its rates.
Updated: 04/04/2011 - Should state officials, such as as the Governor and Cabinet, also be subject to recall? Folks at Springtime Tallahassee voiced their opinion on this question and others in a straw poll conducted by the Leon County Supervisor of Elections Office. We have the results.