Author: Samoni Brown | Staff writer


Review: Canopy Road Cafe worth the money

Canopy Road Café has four locations in Tallahassee and several others throughout the state of Florida. Best known for their breakfast/brunch and cozy environment, they offer breakfast, brunch and lunch. I visited their eatery on Apalachee Parkway, where I was greeted by the smell of fresh pancakes, a few sounds […]


Congressman Clyburn fields questions from FAMU students

Florida A&M’s  College of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities held an online lecture Thursday with U.S. Congressman James Clyburn to discuss social justice reform. Clyburn, from South Carolina, has been a member of Congress since 1993 and has been the third ranking Democrat in the House since 2007. Audience member […]


ESPN recruits at HBCUs

Florida A&M University alumna Dayna Lee hosted an online seminar Tuesday to discuss some of the opportunities ESPN has to offer students at HBCUs. After showing a video of some behind-the-scenes action, Lee and five other panelists, also on the staff at ESPN, gave advice and answered questions from audience […]


Community addresses 32304 ZIP code issues

Gentrification has been an ongoing issue throughout Tallahassee, but more specifically an issue that is growing in a particular section of the capital city. The 32304 ZIP code is considered the poorest ZIP code in the state of Florida, according to the U.S.Census. This is an area that has been […]


Medical marijuana is a game-changer

In the state of Florida there has been a constant back and forth about whether or not marijuana should be legal. To look at it on a deeper level, whether it should be legal for medicinal usage, recreational usage or both. Although medicinal marijuana was made legal in 2017, some […]


Ready for the iPhone 12?

Apple CEO Tim Cook and his team hosted a virtual event Tuesday via YouTube to talk about the highly anticipated release of the iPhone 12. This will be Apple’s first 5G enabled smartphone, which is said to enable a faster data flow. 5G may not be a high priority to […]


The Lunchbox doesn’t disappoint

Located at the corner of Magnolia and Mahan drives, The LunchBox is a great place to go for breakfast and lunch. Formerly known as Jenny’s Lunchbox, it offers low prices and unquestionably fulfilling portions, if you are in the area it should be one of the first places that comes […]


Mo-Betta is more than good enough

Mo-Betta is one of the best-known curbside barbecue spots in Tallahassee. Sitting at the corner of Apalachee Parkway and Capital Circle Southeast, it has been up and running for more than 10 years. The best way to describe Mo-Betta is pointing out its Southern style with outdoor picnic styled seating, […]


SJGC alumna LaCrai Mitchell on the campaign trail

Some may remember LaCrai Mitchell for holding the title of student representative on the Leon County School Board in 2011. Some may remember her as the former editor-in-chief of Journey magazine, while some may simply remember her as a great student at Florida A&M who was always eager to cover […]