Tallahassee Magazine - November-December 2008

Local Cleans Up Washington

Jay Walker can boast he’s cleaned the White House smokestacksJay Walker Goes to WashingtonLocal Chimney Sweep Cleans Up the White House By Jason Dehart Longtime chimney sweep Jay Walker of Tallahassee stood on the hot metal roof and surveyed the…

Coping with Divorce During the Holidays

Divorce can make the holidays hard, but Lee’s Place offers timely advice on how to handle the situationWhen Everyone Isn’t Home for the HolidaysLee’s Place Offers Advice for Parents and Children on Coping with Divorce By Nathan Spicer While it’s…

Q & A: Jan Bubsey

It’s jingle bell time! Jan Bubsey talks about the planning required to put on the Winter FestivalIn the Holiday Spirit Even When Tallahassee Swelters, Jan Bubsey Has Her Mind on WinterIn the fall of 1987, the City of Tallahassee purchased new…

Just Train Crazy

A fascinating look into the tiny, whimsical and extremely detailed worlds created by local model railroad enthusiastsMasters of their Miniature UniverseModel Railroad Enthusiasts Ride the Rails on History, Heritage and Imagination By Jason Dehart Puff. Chug. Puff. Chug. Pulling a…

Send Those Lines Packing

It’s easy to skip the long post office lines and use the automated mailing center insteadSend Those Lines PackingThe Post Office Makes Holiday Shipping Easy – Heck, Even FunBy Tisha Crews KellerI’ve found mailing nirvana. I confess to being a…

Recalling the Recount

Locals look back at the troubles of the 2000 presidential election Recalling the RecountLocals Look Back at the 2000 Presidential Election By Jason Dehart It had all the makings of a weird, made-for-TV drama. Or a Carl Hiaasen novel.Here’s the…