Quick Reads

From the Publisher

A word from Publisher Brian Rowland  What’s in a name?A new addition to the Rowland Publishing family{mosimage}For a quarter century we have published to the east and for six years we have published to the west – now, it was…

Generation Next

Big Macs are big bucks for college hopefulsMcScholarships AvailableBig Macs Mean Big Bucks for College-Bound Seniors By Rosanne Dunkelberger and Jaclyn EmerickWhile McDonald’s perhaps is best known in charitable circles for providing housing for the families of sick children, another arm…

Q & A

Tallahassee's bartender serves 'em upBill Terrell Jr.He Knows ‘What’s Your Pleasure?’Bill Terrell Jr. is part of a liquor legacy. His dad’s father-in-law was a bootlegger on the St. Johns River; his father – Bill Terrell Sr. – ran a local-landmark…

A Few Minutes

Brett and Robert Richstone, scholarship winners.Scholarship-Winning Twins Urge Each Other to SuccessLincoln High twins share GPA, class rank, volunteerism, work-ethic and now the Rowland Publishing Scholarship{mosimage} By Tabitha YangOn paper, the high school careers of Brett and Robert Richstone look…

Letters to the Editor

A few words from our readers  A Tallahassee LegendYour story about “Mary Call Darby Collins” (July-August edition) proves once again that she is undoubtedly one of the most remarkable women of the 20th century. Mary Call has, throughout her life,…

Lifestyle

The beauty of accessorizingWhen All Else Fails ... ACCESSORIZE{mosimage}When it comes to the finishing touches, bring out the bold in your wardrobe. This year, fashionistas are heralding the arrival of chunky necklaces, chains garnished with Swarovski crystals and the return…

Test Drive

Your Secret Pantry and sunless tanners.Your Secret Pantry: Where There’s No Shoppin’, Choppin’ or Moppin’By Rosanne DunkelbergerIt was the talk of my bunco group – this great place where you could go and, in just under an hour, walk out…

A Few Minutes

Young Jared Hatcher has big plansJared Hatcher: Young Man, Big PlansBusinesses keep this entrepreneurial teen busyBy Tony Bridges{mosimage}Leisure time isn’t a priority for Jared Hatcher.He owns two small businesses in Tallahassee and has plans to one day leverage them into a…

From the Editor

A word from Editor Rosanne Dunkelberger Now Showing on a Computer Screen Near YouBy Rosanne DunkelbergerWhen it comes to modern machinery, I’m of two minds. It’s a techno-schizophrenia perhaps best exemplified by my efforts to make digital recordings on my…

'It' Person

Sharon Liggett, TACVB PresidentSharon Liggett: Promoting Tallahassee By Erica Bailey {mosimage}For Sharon Liggett, promoting Tallahassee is something that comes naturally. Although not a Tallahassee native, Liggett came here to earn a master’s degree from Florida State University and fell in…

Test Drive

Taking five luxury vehicles for a spinThe Ultimate Driving Experience, Times Five By Erica BaileyI’ve died and gone to car heaven.Like most people, I think buying a new car is a major investment. After scrimping and saving, I went and…

Generation Next

Get the scoop behind Nole Ade.Tiny Titans of Industry How six Maclay School kids took an idea and made it a tasty realityBy Erica BaileyThey’re all business, these kids.Six of them are seated around a square table in the Maclay…

Test Drive

Playground pleases kids, parentsBuilding a Better PlaygroundTallahassee Museum’s New Site Pleases Kids and ParentsBy Gina Davidson {mosimage}As a parent of small children, I’m always on the lookout for something fun to do – especially if it involves exercise (for them,…

Last Word

The Dogs of WarGiving meaning to ‘Man’s Best Friend’ By Jason CalabreseHaving recently finished my Army enlistment and returned to the States following my deployment in Iraq, I am constantly asked about my experiences. Friends and family are curious to…